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Xbox One S 2TB Sold Out


Let us know what you think of Zarick's design in the comments . He was the creator of the XBOOK One and PlayBook 4 and even made a BB-8 themed Xbook One earlier this year. If you want the 4K experience that the new system supports, you'll need to use your big screen TV at home. Or if you're feeling lucky, he's running a competition on Twitter , with one victor taking home the model shown in the video below. Read More »

Federal Appeals Court Once Again Rejects Bid To Legalize Sports Betting


Monmouth officials have said that sports betting would provide a new revenue stream for the track, which has struggled financially. A federal appeals court on Tuesday said New Jersey could not enforce a 2014 law permitting wagering on sports, a decision that could end a years-long effort to allow such betting in the state. Read More »

Brazil Acknowledged History of Slavery in the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony

One of the warmest cheers of the evening was given to a team consisting of refugee athletes-the first ever at any Olympics. "Cool" was the tag, the organisers gave while describing the Opening Ceremony. Brazilian sailor Robert Scheidt, who has won two golds, two silvers and a bronze from five Olympic Games, took the athletes' oath on behalf of all competitors at the Rio Games. Read More »

Putin eager to talk trade with leaders of Iran, Azerbaijan


The three leaders also signed a declaration on security issues and fighting against terrorism. Plans for the railroad may be completed next year, he said. It would also provide a shorter passage for Iranian goods to northern and eastern Europe, he said. In addition, the parties will take effective measures for the development of transport and communication infrastructure in order to extend the existing capabilities of passengers and cargo transportation in the worldwide North-South transport ... Read More »

Fiji vs. Mexico men's soccer in Rio Olympics 2016

Pay-TV customers can log onto NBC's apps by authenticating their subscriptions, but cord cutters will have to leap some hurdles. First time Olympian Maya DiRado will be making her debut in the 400m individual medley, one of three swimming events she will compete in over the next two weeks including 200m individual medley and 200m backstroke. Read More »

Hyundai launches 3 variants of Creta


According to Hyundai, the price increase has been neccessitated due to increasing cost of raw materials and rupee depreciation. Hyundai Motor India (HMIL), the country's second largest auto manufacturer announced the price increase of up to Rs 20,000 across its models. Read More »

American woman killed, 5 hurt in London knife attack


Rowley told reporters there would be an increased police presence in London in the wake of the attack to "provide reassurance and safety". Police had said in a statement early Thursday that terrorism was "one line of inquiry being explored", but they later backed away from that theory. Read More »

Instagram following Snapchat's lead with new slideshow feature

The app update features a roster of Instagram stories at the top of your feed where you can skip from one video clip to the next and view new snaps. This isn't made any less clear by Instagram's latest feature addition - " Stories ". Should Instagram have just stayed in their lane? That's the approach Instagram took with Snapchat yesterday after launching its newest feature, " Instagram Stories ". Read More »

Apple replaces its gun with a water pistol in latest emoji update

Apple has created 100 new emoji, including changing the gun emoji into a water pistol as part of a plan to make the animations more diverse and family friendly. Apple is following in Google's footsteps when it comes to releasing more emojis that promote gender equality. The Unicode Consortium, the non-profit organisation that co-ordinates the computing industry standard for text and symbol sets, recently approved a host of new emojis. Read More »

Yasiel Puig expects to be sent to minors by Dodgers

Puig has been better since coming off the DL, but he still owns a disappointing.260/.320/.386 batting line this season. But the Dodgers may have been considering sending Puig to the minors so he could work on his swing, as his on-base plus slugging percentage resides at a career-worst.706. Read More »

Republicans declare support for Khans in scuffle with Trump

In a new interview Monday, Ghazala Khan told CNN her religion and culture has never stopped her from speaking out. The letter , released Sunday night, comes after Trump's response to Khizr and Ghazala Khan , who made headlines at the Democratic National Convention last week. Read More »

Apple's new iOS 10 emoji: female characters and gun replacement

Today, August 1, 2016, Apple has started seeding the fourth Beta builds of its upcoming iOS 10, macOS 10.12 Sierra, watchOS 3, and tvOS 10 operating systems to registered developers, along with Xcode 8 Beta 4. As expected, Apple has seeded iOS 10 beta 4 to its developers today, exactly two weeks since the third beta . Apple has yet to release a new public beta . Read More »

Uber Will Be Selling Its Business To Didi In China

Uber is selling off its unprofitable operations in China so it can focus on other markets, according to a report from Bloomberg . Women holding their smartphones show the ride-hailing apps Uber Technology Ltd., left, and Didi Chuxing at a residential compound in Beijing, Monday, Aug. Read More »

Maryland Town Begins Cleanup After Deadly Weekend Flooding

Major flooding occurred in Ellicott City , Maryland , Saturday night. Of the 200 buildings in the city's historic downtown, at least four are "destroyed" and between 20 and 30 are significantly damaged, according to CNN . Authorities said two people were killed in the flooding and 120 others were rescued, according to NBC . A Facebook post from the county shows that area . Read More »

Maruti Suzuki hikes prices by up to Rs 20000


When asked about the reason behind the hike, an MSI spokesperson said, "This price revision is based on factors like, segment-wise demand, forex movements and strategic objectives of the company". The company's Senior Vice-President (Sales and Marketing) Rakesh Srivastava said the company continued to sustain growth trajectory thanks to strong pull performance of Grand i10, Elite i20 and Creta. Read More »

New York Seeks to Ban Sex Offenders From 'Pokemon Go'


The Pokemon Go craze has taken the world by storm and we've already heard lots of unfortunate stories of people getting robbed or getting hurt while they were too busy playing the game. It's a modern day scavenger hunt and while some say Pokemon Go is a great way to get kids out of the house, it is also posing a potential risk to them. Read More »

Pokémon Go CEO Twitter Account Hacked by OurMine


In an earlier tweet , OurMine said, "Hey, it's #OurMine, don't worry we are just testing your security, visit our website to upgrade your security!?" Niantic - known as the developer of Pokemon Go - is now enjoying some monumental success after the game's staged release, but while its CEO might have a taste for inventive games, his password creation skills are apparently less than competent. Read More »

Texas Campus Carry Law Begins


Concealed carry is now allowed at Texas public colleges under the new campus carry law. In the half-century since, Whitman's act has been echoed in mass shootings on other university campuses and at workplaces, elementary schools, post offices, movie theaters and nightclubs. Read More »

Today's Your Last Chance For a Free Windows 10 Upgrade

Alternatively, you can snag the upgrade by heading to Microsoft's Windows 10 download page . Cloud and productivity solutions company Microsoft said half of qualified PCs in Malaysia are missing out on the free Windows 10 upgrade offer which will end July 29, 2016. Read More »

The Apple Store app is getting a big redesign


Growth in Apple's key US and Western European markets is approaching the point of saturation, observer Ryan Reith, program vice president for mobile device trackers at IDC. Year after year, rumors swirl and surge regarding Apple Inc. Apple will be celebrating its 10the anniversary next year. "The way it releases software is, you do a big release, you get everything ideal and it goes out the door". Read More »

Wasserman Schultz won't gavel open convention


That prompted runner-up Sanders to call Sunday for Wasserman Schultz's immediate resignation. The big question as the convention gavels in at 4 p.m. "While she deserves thanks for her years of service, the party now needs new leadership that will open the doors of the party and welcome in working people and young people", Sanders said in the statement. Read More »

The Prey reboot has no ties to the previous game


Still, it is heartening to see that the IP hasn't died completely, and is getting a reimagining instead. So exactly what is the new Prey game from Bethesda and Arkane Studios? Bethesda's Prey on the other hand, looks like something completely different. Read More »

You Can Play Rainbow Six Siege This Weekend For Free


That means things like implementing the BattleEye anti-cheating system, improving features like the Kill Cam, and fixing dynamic clipping for skinned objects, which "reduces greatly the amount of body parts leaking through walls and shields". Read More »

USA stocks little changed as Nasdaq closes at 2016 high


The Dow Jones fell 19 points to end the day at 18,474 and the S&P 500 gained less than a point to reach 2,169. It's common for a market that has run up quickly to retreat. The Fed touted improvements to the economy in a statement following the conclusion of its two-day meeting. Choppy stock trading followed a recent rally to consecutive record highs on the S&P 500 that has stretched price-to-earnings multiples to levels that some investors say presumes that companies will beat ... Read More »

Trump's new derisive nickname for Clinton _ 'Rotten'


Obviously, I think they are starting to become more clear. President Barack Obama's numbers jumped less than 2 points after the last two conventions , according to Holbrook's analysis. Trump's main primary opponent, Texas Sen. The convention was shunned by nearly every Republican of note. Cruz and Trump have both said that the remarks were shared ahead of time and Trump knew what was (or rather, wasn't) coming. Read More »

Apple Q3 beats Wall Street estimates, despite falling iPhone sales

If their prediction is on the mark, that means Apple crossed the 1 billion iPhone threshold on Monday. All told , Apple generated almost $7.8 billion in net income, down about 27%, on revenues of $42.4 billion, down 14.6%. The forecast, covering the quarter ending September, will likely include at least the first weekend of sales of the iPhone 7 range, which Apple is expected to launch in September. Read More »