Microsoft has lifted the lid on another special Xbox One Wireless Controller, the Phantom White Special Edition, which is due to arrive at a retailer near you next month. While formerly tied in development, amid to several years of Xbox Insider Program testing, its surprise rollout brings a wave of new functionality for PC owners. The app will appear as an overlay when you're playing a game, giving you quick access to audio settings, Game DVR features, and Mixer streaming, complete with this new Xbox controller battery life indicator.
Gamers with grimy hands will want to steer way clear of Microsoft's new Phantom White Xbox wireless controller-it's the sort of thing that will highlight Cheetos residue in ways that darker controllers may not.
There are limitations to the Wireless Display app, as your can't stream protected content (like Netflix). There's a 3.5mm audio headphone jack for directly connecting a wired headset, Bluetooth for wireless connectivity, and support for custom button mapping via the Xbox Accessories companion app. Also, the app does not support mouse and keyboard input at the moment, so you'll be limited to games that have controller support. Indeed, the updated Game Bar can now show you how much battery you have left in your Xbox One controller, just like it works on the console. Latency is still a significant hurdle, far from an ideal experience beyond casual browsing and video. It's basically a Steam Link, but without the need to hook up yet anotherstreaming device to your display.
USA dollar drops amid rising sterling
The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six rival currencies, was 0.43 percent lower at 96.515. Lawmakers will vote later Wednesday on whether Britain should quit the world's biggest trading bloc without a deal.
IPhone ‘shields man from bow and arrow attack’ in Nimbin, NSW
An Australian man used his smartphone as a shield to block an arrow that was sacked at him during a skirmish, according to police. Police later arrested a 39-year-old man at the scene, where he has since been charged with assault and damage offences.
Price cool: USA consumer prices cool in February
The Fed has a 2 percent target for a separate inflation gauge from the Commerce Department that's linked to consumer spending. Owners-equivalent rent, one of the categories created to track rental prices, rose 0.3%, as did rent of primary residence.
Brexit: MPs to vote on Theresa May's deal
But the changes appear to fall well short of Brexiteers' demands for a unilateral British exit mechanism from the backstop. It is what you do with this second chance that counts. "Because there will be no third chance", Juncker warned.