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China makes quantum computing research breakthrough


That's because quantum mechanics states that measuring a quantum system inevitably disturbs it, so any attempt to eavesdrop is impossible to hide. As useful as it might someday be, quantum effects are very sensitive to interference from the environment. Read More »

Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

Portugal will play Mexico in a Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match scheduled for. But Ronaldo, 32, appeared fully focused while training with P o r t u g a l f o r S u n d a y 's Confederations Cup opener against Mexico in Russian Federation and later took to Instagram to post a picture with his finger to his lips - suggesting now was not the time to comment. Read More »

Atari is making a new game console


What hasn't been expanded upon is whether this new machine will go down a similar route to Nintendo's NES Mini or if Atari are creating a more modern machine. All we can do is wait and see if Ataribox will be a triumphant return for the legendary gaming brand or more of an E.T. sort of deal for the company. Read More »

Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

LeBron James , last year's Finals MVP , led the Cavaliers with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists but it was not enough as the home team came out on top. "I think we handle (the White House situation) when it gets there". "I can remember that conversation on my sofa, the look in his eyes", Wanda Durant said. Read More »

Wall St dips as Amazon-Whole Foods deal roils retail

Because Amazon doesn't mind losing money, it's something of a unique threat to grocery stores, food producers and other kinds of retailers. The deal is expected to close later this year. Assuming the deal closed at $42 per share, Jana's stake would be worth $1.09 billion. Shoppers skip the checkout line, and their Amazon accounts get automatically charged. Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Co-Op Mode Demoed In New Footage

Cappy can be used to make certain puzzles easier to complete as well as providing player 1 with assistance in other areas. During Nintendo Treehouse at E3, the presenters show off the game's co-op mode on stage, and it looks like a bit of fun. Read More »

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

Original Xbox backwards compatibility coming to Xbox One was one of the highlights of Microsoft's press conference at E3 2017 . Microsoft have a number of top-secret exclusives in the pipeline for Xbox One and Xbox One X, but these games won't be out for another two or three years. Read More »

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections


Among the activities planned for the trip was a visit to the Paris Air Show on behalf of Missouri's aerospace industry, which includes Boeing Co. and its St. The bill would still require annual, unannounced inspections of abortion clinics, and would reverse a St. Louis ordinance created to protect women from job and housing discrimination based on their reproductive health choices, two major priorities of the governor and Republican legislative leaders. Read More »

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner


He died from injuries sustained in a shoot-out with Capitol Hill police who were at the scene in Alexandria , Virginia. Sanders, an independent who ran as a progressive populist but was defeated by Hillary Clinton, said the suspect had "apparently volunteered" on his campaign. Read More »

No more roaming charges in EU


In terms of what constitutes "reasonable" or "fair" use; the maximum data in gigabytes (GB) you can use in another European Union member is equal to your pre-VAT monthly contract tariff fee divided by €7.7, then multiplied by two. For example, an O2 pay-as-you-go customer will be hit with roaming charges in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Switzerland and Monaco but O2 pay monthly customers will not. Read More »

Skipper Sarfraz always had faith in his charges

India will face tricky Bangladesh in ICC Champions Trophy semi-final at Edgbaston , Birmingham on Thursday. Pakistani bowlers produced another professional performance to restrict the formidable England batting line-up to 211 after Sarfraz Ahmed opted to bowl on a used surface. Read More »

Tom Cruise Reportedly Took Control of The Mummy During Filming


I knew the names Bela Legosi and Boris Karloff at a time when most of my friends were more concerned with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Kevin Costner. It must be somebody's fault, after all. For now, " The Mummy " serves as an adequate entrance point into the Dark Universe . In the late 2000s, film studios, particularly Marvel Studios , realised that they could tap into the potential for creating stories that laid out a trail of breadcrumbs. Read More »

Beyond Good and Evil 2 Looks Spectacular, New Cinematic Trailer Released


When asked when we can actually expect a finished game , Guillemot adds: "It's on the way but what's really important to consider is that collaboration [Ancel] wants with all the people that can have an impact". Years have since passed by and still, there's been no official announcement of the sequel, but Ubisoft did treat fans to a surprise announcement during E3 2017 . Read More »

Student freed by North Korea has severe neurological injury


Based on those images, doctors estimate the brain injury likely occurred in the preceding weeks, he said. They said they had no information about the kind of care he received in North Korea . Otto's release was secured via the State Department and the efforts of the Trump administration, he said. Richardson, a Democrat, credited the State Department with securing Warmbier's return from North Korea without any preconditions but said a forceful response from the US government would be ... Read More »

Tone in Washington might have propelled baseball practice shooting


Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter". "We've had a very, very divided country for many years", Trump said. Republican Rep. Gregg Harper of MS gaveled in the session on Thursday , and Rep. Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania opened the morning speeches. But Nancy Pelosi , the top Democrat in the House of Representatives, criticized some Republicans who have blamed the shooting on vitriol from the political left. Read More »

Dancing host Kevin Spacey steals the show at Tony Awards

Spacey even had fun with speculation about his sexual orientation while singing the Andrew Lloyd Webber song "As If We Never Said Goodbye" from " Sunset Boulevard ". 'Shut that crap off!' Bette eclaimed. Midler's co-star Gavin Creel won the Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Musical , as well. It seems Bette Midler owns the stage in Hello, Dolly! - and also at the Tony Awards! It came away with two Tony awards for best set and lighting. Read More »

Uber SVP of Business Emil Michael has left the company

Full view will be published shortly. Michael's departure comes after Uber's board of directors announced that it had adopted a series of recommendations about the company's corporate culture from former Attorney General Eric Holder , set to be released to employees on Tuesday. Read More »

Carbon monoxide leak sickens 32 people in New York City


Several people were injured - some seriously - when a fire broke out in the basement of a Tribeca building Tuesday. High carbon monoxide levels were detected throughout the building but were going down hours later, officials said. Federal Bureau of Investigation and bomb squad officials have responded to the scene. It remains unclear how many people are injured, what caused the injuries and what their conditions are. Read More »

Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Coming to 3DS


First appearing on the Game Boy Advance in 2003, Superstar Saga featured lovely 2D art and a great story that poked fun at Mario and Nintendo tropes. This is a separate storyline starring enemy characters, with players recruiting Bowser's minions in order to grow an army and locate their missing leader. Read More »

NASA plans sixth attempt at Wallops rocket launch


NASA will track the motion of colorful, chemically induced clouds within the ionosphere and aurorae , at altitudes between 96 and 124 miles up, as a means to visually track the motion of excited particles in space, according to Newsweek. Read More »

Confirmed: Deepika Padukone to return in xXx 4 opposite Vin Diesel


No doubt she was the USP for xXx: Return of Xander Cage when it hit theatres in India earlier this year. And if the buzz is to be believed, the actress is going to be part of this new sequel. Currently, Deepika Padukone is gearing up for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next Padmavati alongside Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Deepika also won hearts by her stunning looks at the Cannes Film festival 2017. Read More »

Days of Annoying, Endless App Review Requests Are Finally Over


It has a redesigned Games , Apps and Today tabs, which are packed with a lot of interesting stuff. There are no apps in the App Store with Pepe in the title, and it does not appear in many meme apps and iMessage sticker packs (there are no Pepes in "MemeStickers", for instance). Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Launches October 27th

Indeed, the company carved out a large chunk of time during their E3 press conference to giving the audience a rather large sample of gameplay via a walkthrough demo. In slightly more concrete news, Nintendo showed off some trailers for new Yoshi and Kirby games coming to the Switch in 2018. Presumably a direct follow-up to the original Xenoblade Chronicles , Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is sporting a brand new, stylized look that appears better suited to the Switch's hardware. Read More »

5 of the Very Best Moments From the Bethesda E3 Press Conference


Other important announcements during EA Play 2017 included a new title from Hazelight called "A Way Out", which is described as a co-op prison break game that can be played using a split-screen. Interested in learning more about Doom VFR? This could create a new gameplay experience for the now two year old game. It doubled down on the fact that Bethesda is focusing heavily on the VR sector with Fallout 4 leading the way . Read More »

Metroid: Samus Returns announced for 3DS


For the 3DS, Metroid: Samus Returns was announced during the Nintendo Treehouse Live stream. In this intense, side scrolling platformer players will take the role of legendary bounty hunter, Samus Aran and take on the Metroid menace. Read More »