• Australia to pay £41m compensation to refugees held at controversial detention centre
Australia to pay £41m compensation to refugees held at controversial detention centre

For the Kurdish journalist and Manus Island detainee Behrouz Boochani, the settlement proved the Australian government recognised its crimes. The group is made up of men detained on Manus Island between 2012 and 2016, a period that included a riot on the island and the death of an asylum seeker.

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  • IPad Pro 10.5 Review: A Surprisingly Powerful Tablet
IPad Pro 10.5 Review: A Surprisingly Powerful Tablet

The 12.9-inch iPad Pro is the same size as the previous-generation 12.9-inch iPad Pro. Obviously, that isn't the case for everybody. Business Insider's Steve Kovach had a similarly positive view of the iPad Pro, with his only real complaint concerning the revamped Smart Keyboard , an optional accessory for the tablet that costs a whopping $...

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  • Bye-bye Firefly: Google's iconic Waymo autonomous Bubble cars are being retired
Bye-bye Firefly: Google's iconic Waymo autonomous Bubble cars are being retired

The " Fireflies " have become a familiar sight around Silicon Valley as the company has progressed further into the world of autonomous vehicles. Alphabet's ( GOOG , GOOGL ) self-driving auto spin-off Waymo is retiring its line of Firefly test vehicles in favor of using the tech platform in mass-produced vehicles like Chrysler's Pacifica ...

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  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Receiving Two New Maps, 3D Replay System
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Receiving Two New Maps, 3D Replay System

Okay, I don't think we've ever written about PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds before, so forgive me if you know about this stuff already. But! Creator Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene appeared on the PC Gaming Show at E3 2017 to talk about how developer Bluehole was improving the game.

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  • Monaco's ruler: Trump should listen to scientists on climate
Monaco's ruler: Trump should listen to scientists on climate

While the White House wouldn't say whether or not Trump believes that climate change is real, North Korea took a clear stance. "We can't as a state say now we're out of the Paris agreement and so all is good for coal", he said, "I think really It's time for not only the state, but the country to double down on innovation and research to addre...

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  • Morata agent reveals
Morata agent reveals "very important offer" from United

However, agent Juanma Lopez has revealed that their offer was below Madrid's asking price, boosting Manchester United's hopes of signing the striker. There is something tantalising - and indeed unique - about the prospect of seeing Morata at Old Trafford. "It's a great club, a very interesting option".

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  • Cross-System Play Coming To Minecraft On Consoles
Cross-System Play Coming To Minecraft On Consoles

Mojan will be rebranding the game on Xbox One , Nintendo Switch , mobile and VR as just " Minecraft ". How often do you get a free pumpkin? The idea is to make the move as seamless as possible. These servers can host thousands of players at a time for massive multiplayer games in real time. Is that coming to consoles , too? No longer wil...

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  • Hawaii urges US Supreme Court not to revive Trump's travel ban
Hawaii urges US Supreme Court not to revive Trump's travel ban

The San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals used narrow grounds to reject the Trump administration's bid to undo a Hawaii federal judge's decision blocking the temporary ban. Hirono, an immigrant and an outspoken opponent of the administration's immigration policies, said, "Court after court has seen this Muslim Ban for what it is: an...

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  • Destiny 2 is set to release for PC this October
Destiny 2 is set to release for PC this October

Destiny 2 will get a beta this summer. Smith stated the game will be available on all consoles on September 6. Another date: the Destiny 2 console beta early access period for PS4 players who pre-ordered begins 18th July at 10am PDT (6pm United Kingdom time).

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  • Monster Hunter World Is a Bold, Multiplatform Title
Monster Hunter World Is a Bold, Multiplatform Title

The Monster Hunter franchise has sold more than 40 million units worldwide to date. Speculation had been mounting ever since Capcom registered the U.S. Loot collected from monsters will help the player make their unique armor and weapons. The maps will also now have a day and night cycle making it a truly open world experience.

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  • Shadow of Colossus Trademark Filed By Sony, A Remaster Or A Sequel?
Shadow of Colossus Trademark Filed By Sony, A Remaster Or A Sequel?

In the game, you portray a young warrior who finds himself in a number of battles with larger-than-life creatures, dodging their attacks and climbing up on them to attack their weak spots - something that's easier said than done, but well worth it if you can bring them down.

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  • E3 2017: Gameplay footage revealed for 'Detroit: Become Human'
E3 2017: Gameplay footage revealed for 'Detroit: Become Human'

Are there lots of different stories going on and we just haven't seen them all yet? In the new trailer, a new character Marcus is introduced. Markus (played by Jesse Williams) is an android who escaped his master and joined a small group of deviants hiding underground in Detroit .

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  • Nokia Android Smartphones launching in India - Prices Leaked Prior to launch
Nokia Android Smartphones launching in India - Prices Leaked Prior to launch

HMD Global , the new owner of the brand, may not forget the fact that its target audience is the middle class who want feature-rich smartphones at a cheap price . The revamped Nokia 3310 was launched in India in May for Rs 3 ,310. Nokia first unveiled Nokia 6 , 5 and 3 in late February at the Mobile World Conference (MWC) in Barcelona .

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  • Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far
Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

The Stanley Cup is returning to Pittsburgh after Patric Hornqvist scored the go-ahead goal on a bad-angle shot with 95 seconds left in a 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators in Game 6. That's the way it goes. The tens of thousands of fans who packed the streets of Lower Broadway - some driving from Kentucky and Alabama - were relative...

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  • Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home
Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home

And ready for Cavs big man Tristan Thompson , who came out of hibernation in Game 4 to grab 10 rebounds after finding only 11 in the previous three games. Then all of a sudden you get smacked in the face and it's like: Whoa. The Warriors' Kerr said it all starts with better on-ball defense. "But last year is last year, this year is this year...

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  • Ajay Devgn Reveals Details Of New Film — Baadshaho First Poster
Ajay Devgn Reveals Details Of New Film — Baadshaho First Poster

Ajay Devgn will be seen next in Milan Luthria's Badshaho. In the second poster of Baadshaho , Ajay can be seen in an intense and serious look. Their last cinematic outing together was " Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai " (2010) which also starred Emraan Hashmi .

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  • Toilet Ek Prem Katha: Bollywood praises trailer; Akshay says
Toilet Ek Prem Katha: Bollywood praises trailer; Akshay says "Thank You"

But it seems may be Akshay's film Toilet Ek Prem Katha might boost PM Modi's dream Campaign. But the worst thing here is Keshava's village does not have a single toilet, which creates a massive split in their new life. The trailer surely promises that the film will be something unique to watch. While everyone's praised the trailer, it has also ...

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  • Motorola Hosting Event For The 21st Of June 2017
Motorola Hosting Event For The 21st Of June 2017

Among other speculated features, the handset is expected to include Qualcomm's newest Snapdragon 660 chipset, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage . It only has an 8-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture lens as well as a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter and basic connectivity options (802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, microUSB,...

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  • Hand-Drawn Indie Game 'Cuphead' Finally Has A Release Date
Hand-Drawn Indie Game 'Cuphead' Finally Has A Release Date

Now we're getting a good look at the platforming, courtesy of this video uploaded by IGN that shows Cuphead's platforming levels in action. Get a load of the Cuphead release date trailer below. Cuphead has had a troubled release, to say the least, with both Cuphead's mechanics and scope having evolved over time. Cuphead will be availab...

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  • XCOM2 Announced at E3
XCOM2 Announced at E3

Lastly, there are the Lost, the human inhabitants of cities that the aliens began their attack on, during the invasion twenty years ago. Players must use a combination of firepower and stealth-like tactics to help XCOM recruit soldiers and build a resistance network, while attempting to expose the evil alien agenda and save humanity.

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  • Crackdown 3 will launch alongside Xbox One X in November
Crackdown 3 will launch alongside Xbox One X in November

It doesn't help that Crackdown 3 seems to have made little progress since it was first announced at E3 2014 and revealed at Gamescom a whole year later. I'm talking about Crackdown 3 , which is set to be released on November 7. Crackdown 3 , one of the most hotly anticipated Xbox One titles, finally has a release date.

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  • E3 2017 | Minecraft Gets Servers, Crossplay, 4K, VR, & More
E3 2017 | Minecraft Gets Servers, Crossplay, 4K, VR, & More

Meanwhile, the newly announced Xbox One X console sports shiny new 4K HDR graphics for " Minecraft ". The current versions of Minecraft are now being updated to support the "Bedrock Engine" which is what will allow play across consoles.

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  • Xbox One X first 4K game console
Xbox One X first 4K game console

Meant to rival Playstation's PS4 Pro, which also has 4K capabilities, the Xbox One X boasts more RAM than the Sony console and improved graphics processing. The release of November 7's Xbox One release " Crackdown 3 " is being timed specifically to bolster the Xbox One X's appeal, while "Forza Motorsport 7" is being made available a month beforeh...

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  • E3 2017: New 'Kingdom Hearts III' Trailer Released
E3 2017: New 'Kingdom Hearts III' Trailer Released

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix is available now worldwide for PlayStation 4. Despite not being present at this year's E3, Square-Enix did not shy away from making a splash with a game fans have been waiting years for. This seems to be par for the course for Square-Enix now, as Final Fantasy XV was in development for well over a decade. The ...

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  • Xbox One X will cost $499
Xbox One X will cost $499

Of course, all games must be compatible with the original Xbox One as well as Xbox One. It's so powerful, they had to include a liquid-cooled vapour chamber to keep it from overheating - the first of its kind in console history. It's worth pointing out that your TV will need to have an HDMI 2.0b input to experience UHD gaming at 60 frames per...

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  • Microsoft unveils the Xbox One X, formerly Project Scorpio
Microsoft unveils the Xbox One X, formerly Project Scorpio

With 40 percent more power than any other console, experience immersive true 4K gaming when paired with a 4K display, such as Samsung's flagship QLED TV. Its "killer app" - the game that was supposed to sell you on the console - was Halo, a game I had already played on PC. "And I said 'I want it smaller than anything we've made befo...

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  • EA Access And Origin Access Vaults Are Free For A Week
EA Access And Origin Access Vaults Are Free For A Week

The trial for Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 will be limited to 10 hours, access to the Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 Journey mode will be limited to 2 hours, the Titanfall 2 trial will be limited to Gauntlet and the Beacon single-player content as well as multiplayer features, and the EA Sports UFC 2 trial will l...

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  • Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism blacklist by four Arab states
Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism blacklist by four Arab states

The Qatari Embassy in Washington did not respond to a request for comment. President Trump took a hard line on Qatar, moments after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia and Egypt to ease a blockade on Qatar, creating a seeming messing conflict within the Trump administration.

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  • Unseeded, just 20, Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title
Unseeded, just 20, Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title

The Latvian pulled on level terms at 3-3 and then went ahead with a break thanks to a massive stroke of fortune when her backhand, which was going to land at least a foot wide, caught the net and dropped dead the other side. Ostapenko will rise to a career-high mark of No 1 while Halep is left to reflect on her second runners-up finish in Paris a...

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  • Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony
Trump claims 'complete vindication' after Comey testimony

On Friday he said he was "committing the United States to Article 5". Trump flatly denied Comey's testimony that the president asked him to let go of an investigation into Flynn - "I didn't say that" - and denied the former director's claim that Trump asked him for a pledge of personal loyalty.

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