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Jaguar unveils new E-PACE SUV in London Jaguar unveils new E-PACE SUV in London
- July 14, 2017

Jaguar has launched its new E-Pace small SUV in dramatic fashion - with the world's longest barrel roll. Inside, the cockpit design features a driver-oriented wraparound dash with a passenger grab handle on the center console, a layout inspired by the Jaguar F-Type 2-seat sports auto. (more...)
Residents will mark Independence Day Residents will mark Independence Day
- June 30, 2017

Featured musical entertainment this year is Reckless Kelly, an Austin-based band that has served up a blend of country and rock tunes for 20 years, Vandoliers and Castro. The fireworks show is hosted by the Brimstone Brothers Pyrotechnics and will begin at 9:30 p.m. Soul Fuse, Frobeck at 6 p.m., fireworks at 9:40 p.m. (more...)
Xbox One X is not making a profit for Microsoft yet
- June 19, 2017

It will offer a native 4K support and could come with a virtual reality headset support. Speaking to Polygon , Microsoft's corporate vice president of Xbox and Windows Gaming Mike Ybarra said that it couldn't have achieved the level of tech the company desired at a $339 price point. (more...)
What is going on with the sky in Super Mario Odyssey?
- June 14, 2017

The new Pokken Tournament DX will also be present at Nintendo's E3 event. What it lacked in any plausible sense it made up for with a great soundtrack and what looked to be a game that honours the memory of Mario 64, arguably one of the finest video games ever made. (more...)
French Open finals: Nadal vs. Wawrinka, Halep vs. Ostapenko French Open finals: Nadal vs. Wawrinka, Halep vs. Ostapenko
- June 10, 2017

At the same time it was windy out there, and he didn't play on the centre court before that match. If it's true that Nadal was troubled by a sore back that day, Wawrinka was the better player before his opponent's issues and deserved the triumph. (more...)
Apple pushes Siri to the fore at annual developer conference Apple pushes Siri to the fore at annual developer conference
- June 09, 2017

An internet-connected speaker called HomePod is coming in December for about $350. It feels even odder to write this: Highly profitable Apple should try to become a little more like profit-challenged Amazon in the financial strategy behind its hardware business. (more...)