• 2017 iPad Pro review roundup: 'A full-fledged computer'

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    Apple's 9.7 inch iPad Pro with the Apple Pencil and smart keyboard. In addition to the extra real estate, reviewers talk up the ProMotion display tech found in both new Pro models - it doubles the display refresh rate to 120Hz, and automatically lowers the rate when it makes sense.
  • Nintendo Officially Announces Game for Switch

    Nintendo Officially Announces Game for Switch

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    Nintendo unveiled the unexpected title with a world premiere trailer during its Nintendo Treehouse segment, following its E3 Nintendo Spotlight . MercurySteam is a multi-award winning independent game developer based in Madrid, Spain, best known for successfully rebooting the Castlevania series for Konami.
  • Kirby and Yoshi games coming to Nintendo Switch

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    Nintendo's other cute mascot, Yoshi , is also making a return with a 2D side-scroller that looks fairly similar to Yoshi's Wooly World , but with less wool, and a perspective-shifting element to the game . We will know more soon. The launch of Super Mario Odyssey is likely to provide a huge sales boost for the games machine during the Thanksgiving and holiday season.
  • McGregor can blast Mayweather, says sparring partner Lobov

    McGregor can blast Mayweather, says sparring partner Lobov

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    The Irish bookmaker Paddy Power have meanwhile priced up a series of specials - including on who McGregor might take on next once he's fought with Mayweather . Espinoza said that Showtime, who had a promotional deal with Mayweather, were keen to be involved in the business. "He will go after Floyd Mayweather and he will try to knock him out".
  • Xbox One X: Microsoft Reveals Most Powerful -- and Expensive -- Console

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    This is especially confusing because Microsoft claims all games, even those that haven't been enhanced, will still perform better on the Xbox One X compared to other Xbox One models. If that's the case, why buy the Xbox One X at all? Nintendo's recently-launched Switch has been a victor, with fans snapping up the console and a "Legend of Zelda" game that has become a must-play title for fans.
  • IPad Pro 10.5 review: Where execution and ambition meet

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    Unfolded, it becomes a full-sized keyboard. And so the iPad Pro 10 .5 scores a measly 2 out of 10 in iFixit's eyes, making it harder, though not impossible, to fix. For Apple , that message began two years ago with the launch of the iPad Pro but it's a message that has, as yet, not had the sort of impact of sales that Apple would have hoped for.
  • New Lesotho Prime Minister's wife allegedly shot dead

    New Lesotho Prime Minister's wife allegedly shot dead

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    Thababe and his wife - who have lived separately since 2012 - were embroiled in a bitter divorce dispute. The prime minister is set to be inaugurated Friday after his party won elections earlier this month. Lipolelo Thabane, 58, was killed by a mysterious gunman as she was heading home on Thursday, June 15. Mr Molefe said the motive of the shooting was unknown and that investigations were ongoing.
  • Unusual Volume Spikes For: Microsemi Corporation (MSCC)

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    Virginia Retirement Sys Et Al accumulated 21,900 shares. Sg Americas Ltd Company has invested 0.02% in Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE). Janus Capital Mngmt Ltd invested in 1.38M shares. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Buy". On Wednesday, October 14 the stock rating was initiated by Mizuho with "Buy".