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Is Apple's HomePod Just A Glorified $350 Smart Speaker?

Schiller had much less to say about HomePod's broader Siri smarts , although the product page on Apple's website hints that it can perform numerous sm...


India Crushes South Africa, Reaches Champions Trophy Semis

Leading South Africa comes with political interference from above, especially in team selection, which has transformation quotas on race to satisfy. Whereas I...


Watch the stunning new trailer for Beyond Good & Evil 2

Ancel and the Ubisoft Montpellier team also develop the incredibly popular Rayman games , which must have taken quite a bit of attention over the last five y...


General Motors completes production of 130 Bolt self-driving cars

GM CEO Mary Barra wouldn't say Tuesday if the company plans to make more self-driving Bolts. The Bolt is equipped with GM's second-generation self-driving s...


Bangladesh rescuers battle to reach landslide victims

The Chittagong Hill Tracts saw over 300mm of rainfalls in the 24 hours till Tuesday morning. Meteorologists said the port city of Chittagong alone experienc...


Seattle vows to uphold Paris Agreement on climate change

In the communique , the US added a footnote saying it's taking its own steps to reduce the country's carbon footprint. Following the 2009 summit, the town of...


Onion ring reviewer account leads to Lorde

The account turned some heads when Lorde seemed to follow it out of nowhere - particularly since it only had only racked up 23 other fans (others include Lord...


Fire Emblem Warriors gameplay includes major focus on combat

You see Marth from Mystery of the Emblem , Chrom from Fire Emblem: Awakening , then Corryn, Ryoma, and Xander from Fire Emblem: Fates . Nintendo sa...


Breakdown of Bethesda's E3 Conference: VR, Sequels, Mods and Not Much More

Up first was the announcement of Doom and Fallout 4 on VR. Doom VFR is coming to PC with the Vive as well as PlayStation 4's PlayStation VR, but does ...


Why Jeff Sessions says he can't talk

Comey - further stoked accusations the administration is trying to hinder investigations into Russian interference in last year's election campaign. Sessions...


PlayStation 4 version of Minecraft will not support upcoming crossplay update

There's a lot of big changes coming to Minecraft , so let's break it down and see what's new. This is somewhat notable in light of the fact that developers o...


Polestar will build its own electric sports auto

Volvo's Polestar performance division previously dropped hints about its electrified future, but it has bigger plans: it's going to build its own electric sport...


Watch Apple's WWDC 2017 Keynote live stream here

Apple has completely revamped the control center and made it customisable. In case you missed it, here's the full Keynote! What do you think of the new...


The biggest Bethesda E3 2017 games and announcements

Bethesda confirmed that you will be able to play all of Fallout 4 in the VR version not just specific areas or questions. These links leave Siliconera. Doom V...


E3 2017: Superhot VR Is Coming to PSVR

Fans know what to expect from Skyrim , but, "There's no doubt an adventure through the game will benefit from the novelty of being able to wield and swing your...


New Microsoft console is the Xbox One X

Xbox One X, in moving pictures. The conference focused on the games coming to the console with only one mention of the six teraflops of power (for anyone wit...


E3 2017: Microsoft unveils $499 Xbox One X

It's a step up from the One S, which could only stream video content in 4K, not games. Stylistically, it looks very similar to the Xbox One S. As of now, th...


Apple's iOS 11 enables iPhone NFC tag reading

A couple of weeks ago, iDropNews had posted iPhone 8 renders based on information obtained from factory workers. iPhone 8 renders have been on and off t...


Kevin Durant Shows DC Love After NBA Championship Win

The fact that the Warriors needed to add Kevin Durant to the core of a team that won 73 regular-season games and pushed James to the brink of elimination ...


IOS 11: exploring the awesome new dock with an iPad Pro

The early version of iOS 11 is stacked. iPhone and iPad owners willing to make the move to pre-release software will find many delights including improvem...


Sessions says he didn't have irpvate meetings with Russians

He will, therefore, likely face questions about each individual meeting or phone call with Russian officials during the 2016 campaign and after the election. Wy...


Playerunknown's Battlegrounds adds climbing, vaulting, and weather conditions

However, one thing you won't really see if you watch streams on Twitch is how good this game can look, as streamers often turn the settings right down for the s...


Xbox One X is Microsoft's powerful new game console

In layman's terms, this makes the Xbox One X 40 percent more powerful than Sony's Playstation 4 Pro . "If you just look at the specs of what this box is, i...


Say hello to BMW's new 6 Series crossover

That successor is the 6-Series Gran Turismo which was revealed by BMW on Tuesday. According to BMW, the 640i xDrive GT can hit 60 miles per hour in just 5.1 s...


E3 2017 shocker: Switch and Xbox One will support cross-console 'Minecraft'

Microsoft announced on Sunday that it's unifying all versions of " Minecraft ". As the announcement blog clarifies, "going forward, the edition you'll find...


Sony Drops New Days Gone Trailer

He continues his journey and we get to see him sneaking up on a group of kidnappers. A year ago we saw extended footage of Deacon fighting the zombie hordes...


Rocket League is coming to Nintendo Switch, and features cross-platform play

Super Mario Odyssey is going to be even more buck wild than we thought. Therefore, the game's story, release timing and developer are now unknown. "The Ni...


Honda Accord to get VTEC Turbo engines

This is the powerplant that will go in the all-new 2018 Honda Accord , set to debut later this year, in lieu of a V-6. Honda's move away from the V-6 is part...


Wall Street Swings Higher Ahead of Fed as Tech Stocks Recover

On Monday, strategists at JP Morgan said that while superficially United States cyclicals were "holding up better on the surface", that was mostly due to techno...


Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom gets a release date

This instalment follows a group of characters separate from Oliver's initial journey, which saw him go up against the White Witch. Ni no Kuni 2: Revenant Kin...


Mile Range Fisker EMotion Revealed

Fisker was scheduled to officially reveal the new Fisker EMotion electric vehicle at the end of this month, but Henrik Fisker has made a decision to unve...


Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete

The new OS gives iPads a redesigned dock at the bottom of the screen that acts more like the dock on an iMac. There's also an option to manually delete apps...


New Days Gone gameplay at Sony's E3 press conference

You'll use explosives to break down obstacles too, freeing open access to zombies too, to the chagrin of hostile survivors. Nonetheless, Days Gone is turnin...


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

The console's nearest competitor remains the Xbox One, and although Microsoft no longer reports on sales numbers, estimates indicate that around 26 million...


Fire Emblem Warriors Will Contain A New Colosseum Mode

A new trailer showed Marth, the series' most recognizable hero, and characters from Fire Emblem: Fates and Fire Emblem: Awakening . Play and experience...