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Microsoft has been planning a second, cheaper and less power next-gen Xbox console.

Leaked Microsoft document hints at second next-gen Xbox

Microsoft has been planning a second, cheaper and less power next-gen Xbox console. Codenamed Lockhart, it’s designed to take most of the key next-gen improvements found in the Xbox Series X and provide them at a lower price point for gaming at 1080p or 1440p. A newly leaked Microsoft document, posted on Twitter, includes references to this Lockhart console and multiple “Project Scarlett consoles.”
Sony’s PlayStation 4 console has been a huge hit for the company, and it has now hit the 100 million sales milestone.

Sony has sold 100 million PS4s

Sony’s PlayStation 4 console has been a huge hit for the company, and it has now hit the 100 million sales milestone. Sony revealed in its latest earnings that the company sold 3.2 million PS4 devices in the quarter ended June 30th, meaning exactly 100 million have now been sold in total. Sony was previously sitting at 96.8 million PlayStation 4 consoles after the previous quarter.

Father, son charged for beheading of woman, granddaughter

A Cambodian farmer and his son have been charged with the beheading murders of a woman and her 6-year-old granddaughter whose bodies were found in a forest, authorities said on Friday.

Police investigate beheading of six-year-old, grandmother

Cambodian police are investigating the “horrific’’ beheading of a 6-year-old girl and her grandmother, whose headless bodies were found in a forest on Wednesday, authorities said on Friday.

Police arrest 24-year-old cop killer in Yenagoa

The Nigeria Police Force, Bayelsa State Command says it has arrested the killer of a Police Constable, Sammy Saturday, attached to the Counter Terrorism Unit (CPU) at Tombia Roundabout in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
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Apple announces new MacBook Air with retina display

Apple has brought the MacBook Air back to life today, announcing the first proper refresh of its super thin laptop line in three years during its October hardware event.

Chrome Web Store will ban cryptocurrency mining extensions in July

Google has announced that the Chrome Web Store is banning extensions that contain cryptocurrency mining scripts. New extensions with coin mining scripts submitted to the store are being rejected as of today, and existing extensions already in the store will be removed “in late July.”

Court remands teenager, three others in prison for allegedly stealing church properties

Olayiwola further explained that the accused persons allegedly broke into one Union Baptist Church, located at Odi Olowo in Osogbo with intent to commit felony and unlawful act.

Security flaws put phones, computers at risk

Security researchers have disclosed a set of security flaws that they said could let hackers steal sensitive information from nearly every modern computing device containing chips from Intel Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc and ARM Holdings.

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Following the listing of Bauchi among high-risk states for the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Governor Bala Mohammed has said that he would welcome a federal lockdown if it becomes necessary.

Bauchi debunks reopening schools

The state Commissioner of Education, Dr Aliyu Us­man Tilde, who stated this in an interview with news­men, explained that the school resumption at this critical period would gulp millions of naira from the Federal Government for necessary arrangements towards preventing the spread Coronavirus.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday presided over the weekly Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Ibrahim Magu: PDP calls for VP Osinbajo, INEC chair’s resignation

The Peoples Democratic Par­ty (PDP) has called for im­mediate resignation of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo fol­lowing an alleged complici­ty and his indictment in the fraud investigation of Ibra­him Magu, the embattled Acting Chairman of Eco­nomic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Lt Col Alexander Vindman arrives at the US Capitol in Washington DC, on 8 July. Mandel Ngan-AFP-Getty Images

Witness in Donald Trump’s impeachment retires from military amid pressure

A key witness who gave testimony about President Donald Trump during the impeachment hearings on Wednesday retired from the military, citing pressure on his career advancement, his lawyer said.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it will need a petition in order to commence a probe against social media celebrities such as Ray Hushpuppi, Investor BJ, Baddy Osha, Opa6, Bayo Otunola and others who were mentioned in the song titled ‘Living Things’ by hip hop artiste, Abolore Akande aka 9ice.

NIDCOM: Hushpuppi’s ‘fraud, show-off’ has dented Nigeria’s image

Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NiDCOM, has lamented the effect of cyber crime on the image of Nigeria.

Cholera outbreak kills 12 in Cameroon

A cholera outbreak has killed 12 people in the fishing village of Londji in south Cameroon, local health authorities said Wednesday.