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Turkey warns Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum

Turkey warns Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum "will pay the price"

The parliament in Baghdad authorised the prime minister to " take all measures " to preserve Iraq's unity in response to the move to hold an independence referendum in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdish region on September 25. "In this respect, we are calling on the KRG to act with common sense and to give up its mistaken approach as soon as possible", it added. The Turkish state fears any attempt at statehood by the Kurds in Iraq would embolden others in Turkey, Syria, and Iran in ...


Fortnite 100 Player PvP Battle Royale Mode Launches September 26th

Fortnite 100 Player PvP Battle Royale Mode Launches September 26th

This is the first mode in Fortnite that features player-versus-player combat. In Battle Royale , "the last commander standing wins". Players ride in on a battle bus and head into the fray. The price discount is available until September 18. While some are concerned that this will drive the game more towards a micro-transaction model, it seems to be going down reasonably well with streamers so far.


Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon gets new map areas, Pokemon Formes

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon gets new map areas, Pokemon Formes

The Pokemon Company dived a bit deeper into the Necrozma angle of these games' stories, introducing Dusk Mane Necrozma (taking over Solgaleo) and Dawn Wings Necrozma (taking over Lunala). 9,600), which is what 2DS XL consoles usually retail for. The two new Ultra Beasts are UB Burst and UB Assembly . Purchasers of the digital versions of Ultra Sun or Ultra Moon by January 10 will also receive 12 Quick Balls.


ITunes 12.7 for Mac removes iOS app store

ITunes 12.7 for Mac removes iOS app store

Just like the previous major iOS updates, you will be able to install the iOS 11 update on your iPhone or iPad wirelessly by downloading the OTA update directly on the device. Native translation is also coming to Siri in iOS 11, which will support English to Chinese, French, German, Italian and Spanish at launch. When opening iTunes 12.7 for the first time, users will be greeted by an update prompt from Apple .



Samsung looks to launch foldable smartphone

As a reminder, the Galaxy Note 8 shares a similar design aesthetic as the Galaxy S8 , with the phone sporting a slightly larger 6.3-inch Infinity Display with a resolution of 2960 x 1440. The companies associated with supplying the guts of Apple's smartphone technology had been on the rise in trading ahead of the Cupertino product launch.


WADA shares blame for Russian doping violations: Mutko

WADA shares blame for Russian doping violations: Mutko

Three Russian cyclists are suing the World Anti-Doping Agency and the Canadian lawyer who led the recent investigation into Russian doping allegations. On Tuesday, The New York Times reported that WADA agreed to clear 95 of 96 Russian athletes allegedly involved in a doping scheme, whose cases had been reviewed by the organization.