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June 13, 2016 11:23 PM Xbox One Anywhere stirs excitement at E3 2016, but it could be futile

In 2013, before the release of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, I was on team Xbox. While Sony’s console was both more affordable and more powerful, the Xbox One’s potential was greater. Microsoft’s box wasn’t just a game console. It was a stealth PC, capable of doing anything a Windows PC can. Then the Xbox One was released, and Microsoft did nothing 36

June 1, 2016 2:00 PM Where’s the sugarcane for Komenda Sugar Factory? – Nduom asks

Renowned entrepreneur and Founder of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, has questioned the rationale behind Government’s decision to hurriedly inaugurate the Komenda Sugar Factory in the Central Region, without the availability of the quantum of sugarcane, needed for the factory to run efficiently. The factory, one of the many collapsed 25

April 23, 2016 8:46 AM World Bank to offer grant to Forestry Commission for afforestation

The World Bank is offering the Forestry Commission (FC) a grant to embark on an afforestation project to replenish the depleting forest lands. The grant is also to assist tree farmers to improve upon their living standards. The Commission would supply tree seedlings for free to interested farmers in the project and technical officers would also be visiting 18

April 16, 2016 6:28 AM Our nation lost a positive spirit – Nana Addo’s tribute to JB

The final funeral rites of the late Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North constituency, Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu took place at the forecourt of the State house today [Friday], April 15. Among the dignitaries and statesmen present at the funeral was the flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo who delivered a heartfelt 20

April 4, 2016 11:48 PM B’Haram killed 20,000 persons in four years –Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said no fewer than 20,000 people were killed by the Islamic sect, Boko Haram, between 2011 and 2015 in Nigeria. It added that about 1.8 million people were also displaced from their towns and villages by the sect. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice-President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, said this in a statement 9

March 29, 2016 5:33 PM Oculus Rift review round-up: Virtual reality is here, but only if you have the cash

The first reviews of the Oculus Rift have started trickling through after the virtual reality headset began making its way to homes and offices on Monday (28 March). Initial verdicts are mostly good, with high praise for the Rift's immediate 'wow' factor being offset by a perceived lack of content and a hefty price tag. It's been four long years since 8

March 29, 2016 3:31 AM Oculus Rift Launch Day News: New AMD & NVIDIA Drivers; Async Timewarp & Platform Restrictions Added To SDK

After just over three and a half years and a Facebook acquisition in between, Oculus’s first-generation Rift headset is launching today. We took a hands-on preview of the headset at GDC 2016 earlier this month and will have a formal review later, but in the meantime for those lucky backers or early pre-order customers who will be receiving their units 30

March 24, 2016 10:13 PM How Radovan Karadžić Embraced Evil

Before he was sentenced yesterday for war crimes, including ethnic cleansing that killed 8,000, the Bosnian Serb leader was a psychiatrist, a poet, and also a faith-healing quack. BY 2008, Radovan Karadžić was Europe’s most wanted man and its greatest embarrassment. The self-declared republic the former psychiatrist and poet had carved out of Bosnia 69

March 21, 2016 4:08 AM Xbox Spring Sale sees US$299 bundle, 150 games on sale, new backward compatible games revealed

Spring has begun at the Microsoft headquarters with the announcement of the new Xbox Spring Sale. The company is kicking this off with a 50 percent discount on all Xbox One console bundles in the U.S. for only US$299 (approx. AU$393). Among these bundles is the Xbox One Tom Clancy’s The Division bundle, which features the touted game, Xbox One 500GB Name Your Game Bundle 29

February 19, 2016 10:13 AM King & Spalding advises on landmark Ghana LNG project

King & Spalding's London office is advising the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Ghana's national oil company, on its US$550 million pathfinder liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, the first such project to be implemented in the region. GNPC and Quantum Power, the pan-African energy infrastructure investment platform signed heads of terms 12