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Three More Xbox 360 Games Are Getting Enhanced For Xbox One X

In addition to Xbox One games, a limited number of Xbox 360 titles will look better on Xbox One X. After announcing four Xbox 360 titles that will be enhanced on Xbox One X back in October, Microsoft today confirmed three more–and they are some good ones. Skate 3, Mirror’s Edge, and Gears of War 3 are joining Assassin’s Creed, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, Fallout 3, and Halo 3. So there will be a total of seven backwards-compatible titles. It’s not immediately clear if the three newly confirmed titles ...

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The Pixel 2 XL’s Screen Isn’t Bad, We’re Just Getting Picky

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Google’s new Pixel phones are finally shipping to consumers, and almost all the reviews agree the phones are fantastic. However, there’s one substantial point of contention: the display. Some say this new OLED panel is fine, and other say it’s terrible. When a phone costs $ 850, you certainly should not tolerate a bad screen, but is that what Google is offering? I’ve been using the new Pixels for a week, and the truth is ...

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Aston Martin is getting into… luxury real estate?!

See the best Aston Martin ever Aston Martin is getting into the real estate business. The British luxury automaker, which is closely associated with the James Bond movie franchise, announced it’s partnering with a property developer to build a new 66-story residential tower in Miami, Florida. The companies broke ground on the new Aston Martin Residences on Wednesday, and expect the building will be finished in 2021. A move into luxury real estate may seem unusual for an automaker that’s built a global brand based on its high performance cars. ...

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Pizza Hut delivery is getting hotter … 15 degrees hotter

Domino’s tests self-driving cars The next Pizza Hut pizza that arrives at your door should be hotter — up to 15 degrees hotter. That’s the promise the chain made on Tuesday when it announced a brand-new delivery system that will keep its pizzas piping hot in transit. How? With a pouch made of high-tech insulation and a ” re-engineered pizza box.” Why? Because people love hot pizza. “What consumers want more than anything else is a hot pizza,” said Zipporah Allen, vice president of marketing at Pizza Hut. Related: Pizza ...

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Packers keep getting hurt, keep winning — but for how much longer?

2:39 AM ET GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Packers keep losing players, and they keep winning. Yet after Thursday’s 35-14 win over the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field, where the Packers lost one of their best receivers and almost ran out of running backs, who knows how much longer the winning will last? At some point, coach Mike McCarthy might run out of players who can play Super Bowl-caliber football. Yes, the Packers survived against a punchless team with an ineffective quarterback who lacks a legitimate No. 1 ...

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India's mobile market is hot and getting hotter

Watch smartphones dropped and bent for testing India has nearly as many smartphone users as the U.S. has people, and it’s about to get many millions more. The South Asian nation is already one of the world’s hottest mobile markets, with everyone from Samsung(SSNLF) and Apple(AAPL, Tech30) to China’s Oppo, Vivo and Xiaomi fighting with Indian brands such as Micromax for a piece of the action. And it’s just getting started. Experts say India’s tally of 300 million smartphone users could grow by more than 50% in the next few ...

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Getting Crushed In Destiny 2 PvP? A Fix Is Coming

Bungie is not completely satisfied with the state of Destiny 2‘s PvP. In Bungie’s latest weekly blog post, the developer said while the Quickly Crucible playlist is “working as we had hoped,” the Competitive playlist is running into some issues. Specifically, it’s a matter of unfair matches happening too often. “Too many players are getting stomped by opponents who grossly outmatch them,” Bungie said. Indeed, in my own sessions, I’ve been on both sides of the equation–and neither is very fun. So it’s nice to hear Bungie is making a ...

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Gas prices: The Harvey news is getting worse

Harvey brings ‘hell’ to Texas residents Tropical Storm Harvey is knocking even more Gulf Coast refineries offline, raising the risk of higher gasoline prices in the coming days. Prices at the pump haven’t budged much — yet. National average gasoline prices have climbed barely 3% over the past week, to $ 2.40 a gallon for regular,according to AAA. But gasoline futures, which reflect wholesale prices and eventually trickle down to consumers, have started to spike again. Gas futures soared 7% on Wednesday after extreme flooding forced the shutdown of the ...

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Pokemon Gold And Silver Getting Boxed 3DS Release In Europe And Japan

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon aren’t the only Pokemon games coming to 3DS this fall. Next month, the series’ second generation installments, Pokemon Gold and Silver, will launch as Virtual Console titles in the 3DS Eshop, and players in Europe will have a chance to pick up boxed versions of them in stores. Nintendo announced on Twitter today that packaged versions of the classic Pokemon games will release the same day they arrive in the Eshop, September 22. These will contain a download code for their respective title, and ...

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Halo 5 Getting Major Warzone Changes

Halo 5 developer 343 Industries continues to support the 2015 Xbox One shooter. In this week’s Halo blog post, 343 announced that it is planning a major-sounding update for Halo 5’s large-scale Warzone mode. 343 lead multiplayer designer Lawrence Metten said there have been too many lopsided Warzone matches, so the team is going to make some big changes to make for a more balanced experience. “Over time, the Warzone battlefield has changed as players have become more and more skilled at the game mode. However, not all of these ...

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