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North Korea Releases Detained US Student, Rodman Visits

The former student was sentenced to serve 15 years of hard labor in a North Korean prison. Warmbier's parents told The Washington Post on Tuesday that their son has been in a coma for more than a year since his last public appearance at a North Korean trial in March of 2016. Read More »

Gal Gadot Thinks The Wonder Woman Haters Are All BS

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A Tunisian court has banned the showing of " Wonder Woman " because star actress Gal Gadot served in the Israel Defense Forces. Now, a week after its premiere, the headlines have hardly changed. The question is whether humanity is worthy of being saved. When Wonder Woman isn't throwing her Lasso of Truth around, or demolishing buildings with her shield, it's her and Trevor that try to understand each other. Read More »

'Mario Kart' is coming to virtual reality - check it out

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Mario Kart Arcade GP VR is a newly announced entry in the Namco-developedseries of Mario Kart arcade games . The two-story flagship, to be called VR Zone Shinjuku, is scheduled to open July 14. The company has been branching out in recent years, bringing games to mobile and partnering with publishers like Ubisoft for new Mario titles. The Shinjuku arcade's VR attractions will also include anime titles such as " Dragon Ball Z ", "Ghost in the Shell" and "Neon Genesis Evangelion ". Read More »

The Witcher 3

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CD Projekt Red have certainly changed their tune , having previously stated that, with the development of Cyberpunk 2077 and a standalone Gwent game, updating The Witcher 3 to make use of the PS4 Pro would be too time consuming. Late previous year, CD Projekt Red stated they would not be working on a patch for the PS4 Pro for The Witcher 3 , but as of yesterday, that changed. Read More »

Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Strong-Buy

The current share price indicates that stock is -8.46% away from its one year high and is moving 16.61% ahead of its 52-week low. About 1.61M shares traded. More notable recent Dollar Tree, Inc. On 9 June 2017, PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG) shares moved to $68.41 after starting the day at $68.18. Teza Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Baidu, Inc. Read More »

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by Hills Bank & Trust Co

Ltd. now owns 7,366,887 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $393,444,000 after buying an additional 6,818,838 shares during the last quarter. Skiadas Anthony T also sold $603,134 worth of Verizon Communications Inc. PBWM Holdings LLC now owns 7,175 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock worth $373,000 after buying an additional 1,260 shares during the period. Read More »

Apple clarifies how tips should work in iOS apps

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Hopefully, Lin's story will convince Apple to make some important changes to its search ads system. After Apple issued the notice, most live-streaming platforms accepted the terms, but, some of them passed the fee on to their clients. Fixing its subscriptions requires much more than banning some keywords, though. More app developers will likely be offering the virtual currencies so that you can tip them if you want, and now we know Apple has it setup and is cool with it. Read More »

Thousands of bees swarm into vehicle in Hull

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A United Kingdom woman, Shirley Taylor, reported that a swarm of around 20,000 bees suddenly took over her auto, which was parked just outside her residence in Hull's Watt Street on Sunday. 'My husband is a bit of a joker and said it is probably due to the Bee Gees CD in the vehicle. Chairman of the Beverley Beekeepers' Association, Chris Coulson, said it could take some time to safely move the hive. Read More »

E3 2017: 4 New PlayStation VR Games Announced

A new game that was revealed for VR was Starchild , a title that appears to be a 2.5D platformer with robots and bright colors. There is little else to go on at this point. If you want to hear about more VR titles in the future then stick around here on Gamer Professionals. The title is being developed by Playful, creator of the Oculus Rift launch title Lucky's Tale . Read More »

Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) Position Increased by Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc

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Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of GOOGL . Cambridge Advisors Inc. raised its position in Alphabet by 0.4% in the first quarter. The information services provider reported $7.73 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $7.38 by $0.35. Read More »

Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop

The iPad market is a problem for Apple. Your new age tablet is a productivity tool. Apple has taken the standard iPad size and made it about 1cm longer and 0.5m wider. While I really don't want you to do this, the camera in this iPad Pro is iPhone quality - iPhone 7 in fact. You can find both new iPad Pros in Apple retail stores and through select carriers and Apple Authorized Resellers in the United States and 37 additional countries and regions. Read More »

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is coming this holiday for the Switch

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It is coming to the Switch this holiday season. The successor to the first Xenoblade Chronicles has some big shoes to fill, but after watching this teaser, there should be no doubts Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will blow us away. Even though Xenoblade Chronicles 2 has a numeral in its name, it doesn't look like it's a direct sequel to any previous Xenoblade games. That was the follow-up to the absolute masterpiece that was Xenoblade Chronicles on Wii, which is the best game of this ... Read More »

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

The president also denied having asked for a pledge of loyalty, as Comey asserted during Thursday's much-anticipated testimony . Comey also said that he believed the president had fired him because of the Russian Federation probe, told "lies" about his record at the bureau and sought to redirect the probe away from former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Read More »

Return To The Snowy Mountains Of Skyrim In VR

He also makes it clear that there's other stuff going down there at the same time - like Skyrim for Switch. It seems Nintendo has plans to add some of its own content to the game . Together they go after the supernatural force of chaos known as the Outsider, which is also the source of powers used by both Daud and the two protagonists, Corvo Attano and Emily Kaldwin. Read More »

Google hires Apple chip architect: are custom chips coming to Pixel phones?

Gulati has at least 15 Apple patents related to chip design under his belt and will be key in Google's plan to build its own processors, Variety said. Self-sourcing chips can help differentiate a company's line of devices from the competition since, for example, numerous companies use the same Qualcomm chips in phones. Read More »

What!? Shadow Of The Colossus Is Making A Comeback?

Led by hit titles such as Horizon: Zero Dawn , Sony notes that PS4 software sales have topped 487.8 million copies, which includes sales through retail stores around the world and also digital downloads from the PlayStation Store. PS 4 Pro is priced at $399 (£350) and other models of the console can be bought for less. Players use their PlayStation Move motion controllers to throw projectiles across the court at their opponent, while at the same time dodging, blocking or deflecting ... Read More »

E3 2017: Final Fantasy XV Gets Monster of the Deep PSVR Mode

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As you continue to battle, the story will naturally tell itself. Furthermore, most of the characters are in the condition they were at the end of the original games. Combining unparalleled visuals, seamless gameplay, and your favorite characters from the past 30 years of the franchise, Dissidia Final Fantasy NT welcomes all gamers with three-versus-three battles and the series renowned "bravery combat system". Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4 up for sale on Amazon today

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HMD Globa, which now makes the smartphones under Nokia brand, has chose to hit the market with the devices on different dates. All Nokia 6 customers will also get 80 percent discount on Kindle e-books worth up to Rs 300. With the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a 4GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory, the Nokia 5 falls short with a 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. Xiaomi is already testing the Android Nougat-based MIUI 8 ROM, and will be releasing soon. Read More »

Sony unveils Spider-man game at E3 expo

The reaction to this was rather muted in the FGC, mostly thanks to the ongoing hype around Dragon Ball Fighter Z , which is also playable at E3. This game looks pretty cool as you can hunt down dinosaurs and other big creatures. There's been a beta so we know it's at least playable. Not content with wowing the crowd, the game has been confirmed for 2018. Will it be revealed today? Developer Insomniac showed off quite a bit in the gameplay demo, from Spidey's web-slinging and wall-running ... Read More »

Spider-Man PS4 Gameplay Revealed, Coming In 2018

The new footage shows everyone's favorite web crawler slinking and jumping his way through an abandoned warehouse taking out the minions of criminal overlord Fisk. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is coming to PSVR in November, but Sony wanted to save the reveal for tonight. PlayStation plans to expand services, software, and virtual reality offerings, he said. Read More »

E3 2017: PlayStation 4 Sells Over 60.4 Million Units

The PlayStation E3 Media Briefing opened with a lovely live musical performance to introduce Uncharted: Lost Legacy , and from there on in - and with only two short appearances from Sony's Shawn Layden - it was wall-to-wall games. I went to a nearby Gamestop in order to cash in on a Holiday sale where you get 2 used games and you get one for free. The entire development team recently shifted, and the first episode of the planned remake isn't expected for a few years at least. Read More »

Developer uncovers drag and drop support for iPhone in iOS 11

The application dock at the bottom of the iPad's home-screen will function more like it does in MacOS being available anytime with a swipe, including recent apps and offering a control hub for upgraded multi-tasking functionality. This means you can easily drag images, links etc. between running apps and you can even drag and drop multiple items together. I do wish it showed more "cards" on screen at once though. Read More »

Breath of the Wild's first DLC pack is coming on June 30th

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The Legend of Zelda Breath Of The Wild first DLC pack, the Master Trails pack, will be available for purchase later this month, Nintendo announced during its E3 2017 Spotlight. Titled "The Champions ' Ballad", the expansion will somehow involve the four Champions - Daruk , Mipha , Revali and Urbosa - although more details on that are still forthcoming. Read More »

Fus Roh VR - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Headed to PlayStation VR

Playful is the creator of Rift launch title Lucky's Tale , a groundbreaking title that explored platforming in VR. Super Lucky's Tale will not be in VR and is launching exclusively for Xbox One and Windows 10 PC on November 7. GameTrust has helped publish Song of the Deep by Insomniac Games and Deformers by Ready At Dawn . Star Child was announced with a short trailer during Sony's E3 press conference - a slew of brand new titles was announced for Sony's virtual reality (VR) ... Read More »

Sony unveils new "Spider-man" game at E3 expo

That's basically what ended up happening. In an attempt to unify the Minecraft brand across multiple platforms, Microsoft announced today at the E3 2017 conference that the game would receive a major "better together update" that would make it available for cross-play across several device types. Read More »