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Rocket League On Switch Runs At 720p/60fps Docked & Undocked

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The PlayStation 4 however, which already allows Rocket League matches between Steam and PS4 players, is notably absent from that list. Speaking to Eurogamer this week, Sony's Jim Ryan said the company doesn't have "a profound philosophical stance" against cross-platform play and pointed to previous examples of such play between PlayStation and the PC. Read More »

Amazon moves into real-world stores with $13.7 billion Whole Foods deal

The deal now gives Amazon control of those 431 stores, almost all of which are in neighborhoods that are more affluent and younger than America as a whole. Amazon , meanwhile, has been expanding its reach in goods, services, entertainment - and groceries. The "implications ripple far beyond the food segment, where dominant players like Walmart , Kroger , Costco , and Target now have to look over their shoulders at the Amazon train coming down the tracks", O'Shea said. Read More »

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, attends a ceremony marking the shutdown of the country's oldest nuclear power plant, Kori 1, in Busan , South Korea , Monday, June 19, 2017. South Korea is seeking to scale back reliance on nuclear, and Moon has said he will support renewables and liquefied natural gas sectors in a bid to boost clean and safe energy. Read More »

This Planet Is Hotter Than Most Stars, But It Won't Live Long

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Not that anyone will be packing up to take a trip there anytime soon, but this gas giant is 650 light-years away, in the constellation Cygnus. Found in the constellation Cygnus, some 650 light years away from Earth, this giant planet is almost twice the size of Jupiter , and has a dayside temperature hotter than most stars , thousands of degrees warmer than any other exoplanet discovered so far, CNN reports . Read More »

Ronaldo interested in Man Utd move

The Times is reporting that the Red Devils are now exploring the viability of a big-money deal to bring the 32-year-old back to the club he left in 2009. Cristiano Ronaldo's words yesterday were a bombshell to the football world, the Real Madrid star telling his Portuguese team-mates that his time in Spain was over. Read More »

Google Creates New Policies And Practices To Suppress Terrorism-related Videos

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Criticism of Google's stance on brand safety have been swirling for sometime, with News Corp's Nicole Sheffield recently stating "the reality is you put one image out to advertisers and media clients about what you are and this is only one part of the overall audience you are attracting", while speaking to Australia's Google MD Jason Pellegrino at the AdNews Media + Marketing Summit Sydney . Read More »

Gatland's Lions ready for testing week

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Admittedly it wasn't a day for wings to shine but not once did the Welshman cause the slightest alarm in the Maori defence and if North appears in the Lions' starting team next Saturday the loudest cheers will come from those in black. "A lot of those guys who played against the Crusaders did exceptionally well, and last night's performance against the Maori, we dominated territory and possession, and we squeezed the life out them, an unbelievably talented backline that just went nowhere. Read More »

Kitten rescued after getting stuck in Tesla bumper

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The tiny feline spent more than 14 hours trapped inside the rear bumper of a Tesla Model X , according to the car's owner, identified only as S U. "So this morning I head a meow in my garage", the man said in the video, which has more than 29,000 views on YouTube. Read More »

IOS 11 vs iOS 10: What's New in iOS 11

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But Apple kept a couple of details on the down low - one of which is a new "dark mode" in iOS 11 . Reddit users with access to the developer-only beta of the new operating system uncovered the screen capturing tool, Gizmodo reports. Read More »

Rocket League dev laments Sony's 'political barrier' keeping crossplay off PS4

Now, as Psyonix unveils the game's upcoming Switch release, those cross-platform possibilities are expanding as well. The company then reached out to Psyonix further late a year ago to get the project started. That excuse seems a little weak to us considering that even the usually overprotective Nintendo is comfortable connecting Switch Minecraft with other platforms . Read More »

James Comey Will Clean Up Giving Paid Speeches

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The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee says she is "increasingly concerned" that President Donald Trump will attempt to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. An official of Trump's transition confirmed the laywer's internal order sent Thursday. Rosenstein told the Associated Press earlier this month that when he hired Mueller he discussed the possibility of having recuse himself "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his ... Read More »

Surface Pro and Surface Laptops are not easy to fix

Both laptops are powerful devices as they are made using many custom parts, which could make them hard to fix. The only way to get into the guts of the device to replace the battery or anything else is with a knife and the grim determination to get past what the iFixIt teardown calls a "glue filled monstrosity". Read More »

Six of world's top 10 golfers miss cut

Johnson also missed the cut at the Memorial, so this was the first time since 2013 (Pebble Beach, Riviera) that he has missed the cut in consecutive events. He said: "I showed up for the last six holes, anyway". The top 18 players on the leaderboard going into the weekend have combined for zero majors. And they had even more company. Read More »

Britain eyes Brexit deal 'like no other in history'

Subjects for the negotiations, which officially start in Brussels later, include the status of expats, the UK's "divorce bill" and the Northern Ireland border. "A deal like no other in history". In a letter to Business Secretary Greg Clark, they urged the government to "put the economy first". Five major United Kingdom business bodies have come together to call for continued access to the European single market until a final Brexit deal is made with the EU. Read More »

Laidlaw defends Gatland's new Lions call-ups, saying: 'They're all Test players'

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Best captained the Lions before against the Brumbies during the 2013 tour of Australia, and the announcement caps off a memorable few days for the Poyntzpass man who was awarded an OBE for his services to rugby on Friday . "There will be some tough debates and discussions to have on the final make-up of what the back-row is going to be for Saturday". Key moment: After Leigh Halfpenny's goal-kicking had put the Lions in the driving seat at 15-10, five from five after 43 minutes, ... Read More »

Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA career scoring record

Now, she only has a record to build upon. Taurasi has never played for a WNBA team other than the Mercury even though she sat out the 2015 season to rest for her Russian club team. This isn't the first league record that has fallen at the hands of Taurasi this year - she became the league's leading three-point shooter earlier this month as well. Read More »

Pakistan Beat India To Win ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan's 180-run victory against India was the third biggest in Champions Trophy after New Zealand's 210-run win over United States at The Oval on September 10, 2004 and Sri Lanka's 206-run victory over Netherlands at Colombo on September 16,2002. Read More »

Amazon shakes up retail with $13.7bn Whole Foods deal

Can Amazon , the company that persuaded people to buy ever more items online, win enough of them over to having their fresh groceries arrive in an Amazon box? It accounts for less than 5 percent of sales in supermarket chains that offer the service to customers, he said. Read More »

Amazon's Whole Foods grab could be 'a brilliant combination'

Amazon has been dipping its toes in groceries since it launched its Amazon Fresh delivery service a decade ago in Seattle, and expanded it to California, New York , and the Philadelphia area. WalMart bought Jet, an ecommerce site trying to compete with Amazon , for $3.3 billion in 2016. SELYUKH: Rich Tarrant is the CEO of MyWebGrocer, a company that helps grocery stores sell products online. Read More »

French voters go to polls in second round of Parliament elections

German Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated French President Emmanuel Macron on winning a "clear parliamentary majority" in elections today, her spokesman said. Francois Baroin, who led the Republicans' campaign, said the conservatives would emphasize their differences with Macron, especially on taxes. Many candidates in his party joined only after Macron won the presidency in May. Read More »

58 people presumed dead in London tower fire

City police have announced 58 people remain missing and "we assume likely to have died". Mr Green said the probe will look at whether sprinklers should be retrofitted to tower blocks and the Government will "follow the recommendations of the public inquiry". Read More »

Shootout in Myrtle Beach Captured on Facebook Live

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One of the individuals involved in the fight presented a gun and shot the person he was fighting. Police officers found the stolen vehicle and have detained a person of interest, says Lt. 7 people, including the suspect, were transported to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Crosby said no officer was shot, though a patrol auto was hit by gunfire. Read More »