The Xbox One X is aspirational in the purest sense of the word

The Xbox One X is aspirational in the purest sense of the word
The Xbox One X is aspirational in the purest sense of the word. It's Microsoft's direct response to people saying that the standard Xbox One wasn't powerful enough in comparison to Sony's PlayStation 4. With six teraflops of processing power and a ra…
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Watch Nintendo's E3 2017 event in under 7 minutes

Watch Nintendo's E3 2017 event in under 7 minutes
The E3 Nintendo Spotlight earlier today delivered a load of announcements in about half an hour. We're all busy people, and you might not have time to watch the entire event to catch up on the news. Now you don't have to. We've cut down the the finer…
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Virtual nation Asgardia will launch itself into space

Virtual nation Asgardia will launch itself into space
Asgardia, also known as "The Space Nation," will launch a small satellite later this year. According to Asgardia's leader, Russian scientist Igor Ashurbeyli, the satellite will carry the nation's constitution, its flag and data stored by up to 1.5 mi…
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Microsoft rolls out space-saving Files on Demand to Windows Insiders

Microsoft rolls out space-saving Files on Demand to Windows Insiders
Storing your files in the cloud is a great thing for managing them across devices, but if you want to work on them on your own or with others, you either need to let them sync to your local computer or launch a web app. Microsoft introduced a way to…
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AI on your lock screen

AI on your lock screen
 For the last 10 years, news feeds have been the main way — the mainstream user interface — to discover interesting and relevant digital content. Today, news feeds, from Facebook and Twitter to LinkedIn, Instagram and Pinterest, are surfacing the interesting news and moments from your social network and favorite sources. This is about to change. Read More


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No acting CEO at Uber, no problem?

No acting CEO at Uber, no problem?
 Instead, Kalanick told employees, the company will be run by his direct reports. Meanwhile, owing to the results of a probe led by former U.S. attorney general Eric Holder — who was hired to look into allegations of harassment, bullying, and discrimination at the company — some of Kalanick’s responsibilities will be shared or given outright to other senior executives when he… Read More


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Uber board member gets sexist at a sexism apology all-hands

Uber board member gets sexist at a sexism apology all-hands
 At least one Uber board member didn’t seem to get the memo about sex discrimination and the changes Uber is trying to make from within. In an audio taping of the company all-hands meeting today about sex discrimination, board member David Bonderman said adding more women to the board meant more talking. Board member Arianna Huffington can be heard at 6:40 on the audio of the meeting… Read More


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Google gives its Local Guides more perks and higher levels

Google gives its Local Guides more perks and higher levels
Google's Local Guides program has grown to more than 30 million members in the three years since its inception. Participants earn points towards rewards from the company for leaving Yelp-like reviews at their favorite local spots. But like any online…
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Action-RPG 'Code Vein' hits Xbox One, PS4 and PCs next year

Action-RPG 'Code Vein' hits Xbox One, PS4 and PCs next year
Bandai Namco released the first trailer for its upcoming action-RPG game Code Vein just last month, but it couldn't exactly let E3 come and go without spilling a few more beans now, could it? We're no closer to a concrete release date, with 2018 stil…
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