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Microsoft isn't making a profit with their new Xbox One X console

During its E3 livestream Xbox spokesman Larry Hryb sat down with Leo Del Castillo, General Manager of Xbox Hardware, to build an Xbox One X piece by piece. Destiny 2 , Call of Duty: WWII and Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 are all games that haven't yet been confirmed to look best on One X.

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Microsoft Windows 10 source code leaked

The malicious file would be scanned by the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine, automatically if real-time protection is turned on, and boom. For that, we should be thankful since the remote code execution vulnerability was so easy to exploit that it would have resulted in epic pwnage.

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SNES Classic: "Significantly More Units" Than NES Classic

In addition, the controllers for the SNES Classic Edition have cords that are 2 feet longer than those of the NES Classic Edition, fixing one of the major complaints against the retro console. The " classic mini " edition will be available in both variants, depending on the market in which it is sold. With that in mind, when Nintendo announced the SNES Classic yesterday, fans expressed concern that history could repeat itself and Nintendo might again struggle to meet consumer ...

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Mobile rolls out LTE-U support in six cities

AT&T and T-Mobile US are both pushing ahead with the use of unlicensed spectrum at 5 GHz, and the results of field tests show that T-Mobile US is edging out AT&T in terms of speed. The neat thing about LTE-U is that users do not have to configure anything on their compatible smartphone, it just works. T-Mobile LTE-U is live in select locations in Bellevue, WA; Brooklyn, NY; Dearborn, MI; Las Vegas, NV; Richardson, TX; and Simi Valley, CA.

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Google Slapped with $2.7B Fine for EU Antitrust Violation

This is the largest antitrust fine handed out by the European Commission to date, even beating out the €1.06 billion fine given to Intel, which is now going through a long appeals process. "We respectfully disagree with the conclusions announced today". "We will monitor Google's compliance closely", Vestager said. The biggest risk to Google is not the fine but the changes demanded to its business, said Richard Windsor, an independent financial analyst who tracks competition among the ...

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BMW to invest $600 mln in its Spartanburg plant in US

While the overall length is about the same, the wheelbase is 2.2 inches longer, reducing overhangs and increasing interior space. For what it's worth, BMW is making a big deal about the fact that the X3 will be the company's first SUV to be offered with a factory-installed tow hitch.