Turkey Suffers Deadly Day in Afrin Offensive

The Turkish authorities rejected a call by the United States this week to implement the humanitarian truce in Syria called for by the UN Security Council, with Ankara saying the UN resolution did not concern its operation. He also pointed out that ... More..

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'Overwatch' introduces new support hero, Brigitte
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

'Overwatch' introduces new support hero, Brigitte

There's more direct parallels between her armour's look and that of Reinhardt, the character for whom she has canonically been the armourer and squire. The real question, of course, is not who copied who, but w...More..

MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

MET Eireann extend Status Red Alert

Several people to be rescued from their cars after becoming trapped last night. "Elsewhere any snow will turn to sleet and rain later this morning". The latest HSE updates can be read here . Appeals are ...More..

Working with Google Cloud to bring all your work together
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Working with Google Cloud to bring all your work together

Google Cloud's partnership with Dropbox will lead to centralized content , secure collaboration , and better communication. The partnership will play out in the form of specific integrations between tools f...More..

Asteroid 2018 DV1 to pass between Earth and moon
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Asteroid 2018 DV1 to pass between Earth and moon

Although today's approach is nearer, it can not be viewed by the naked eye as 2018 DV1 only has a diameter of around 20 to 40 feet. A webcast with astrophysicist Gianluca Masi in Ceccano, Italy, will be held ...More..

1.5m penguins discovered on remote Antarctic islands
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

1.5m penguins discovered on remote Antarctic islands

It's locked up in sea ice most of the year, and even in summer it's hard to reach. But, these very characteristics of the island made the nearly impossible to be directly studied by men and no one has adventu...More..

Samsung Galaxy S9 Has the Best Smartphone Camera, Too
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 Has the Best Smartphone Camera, Too

While the Galaxy S9 isn't as expensive as flagships like the iPhone X , it is still a decent amount more expensive than its predecessor. And, ever since then, they have been pretty successful at staying in...More..

Upcoming iPhone X model rumoured to feature 6.5-inch display, gold colour
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Upcoming iPhone X model rumoured to feature 6.5-inch display, gold colour

Allowing apple to cater to markets with a demand for more budget devices. Apple declined to comment. The shares gained 2.1 percent to $179.18 at 2:16 p.m.in NY. And if everything we've heard so far about ...More..

Mitsubishi issues national reminder to replace deadly Takata airbags
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Mitsubishi issues national reminder to replace deadly Takata airbags

Australia's consumer body triggered compulsory recalls for the first time on Monday, asking Assistant Minister to the Treasurer Michael Sukkar to compel reluctant auto companies to replace airbag inflators in...More..

MWC 2018: Nokia unveils five phones, iconic Nokia 8110 returns
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

MWC 2018: Nokia unveils five phones, iconic Nokia 8110 returns

The iconic Nokia 8110 has also been updated, delivering 4G connectivity, apps including Google Assistant, Google Maps, Google Search, Facebook and Twitter, and the return of the slider phone. HMD also announc...More..

Warren Buffett now has a US$28.2bn stake in Apple
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Warren Buffett now has a US$28.2bn stake in Apple

The Oracle of Omaha shared Berkshire Hathaway Inc's (NYSE:BRK.A) largest stock positions in his 2017 annual letter to shareholders over the weekend. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway , along with Amazon.com ...More..

Lawyer handling Arizona's investigation of FBI probe releases statement
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Lawyer handling Arizona's investigation of FBI probe releases statement

Following that report , Miller didn't coach Arizona during Saturday's game against Oregon. Just before that game, a lawyer representing the Ayton family released a statement saying his clients were "outrage...More..

Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Apple's China Lesson: Think Different, But Not Too Different

As Reuters notes, however, once the iCloud keys are moved to Chinese servers, Chinese authorities will no longer have to go through the USA court system to obtain data on iOS users. The move will make it ea...More..

Apple May Release High-End, Over-Ear Headphones
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Apple May Release High-End, Over-Ear Headphones

Aside from materials and minor aesthetic variables, most headphones of this type share basic commonalities, usually incorporating two ear cups connected by a band or strap that arches over a user's head. There ...More..

Pokemon GO Bulbasaur Community Day Event Announced
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Pokemon GO Bulbasaur Community Day Event Announced

This version of Pikachu will be wearing a festive, striped purple hat to celebrate Pokemon Day 2018. There's also big bonuses waiting for those who do catch the special Pikachus, which reportedly come wit...More..

SeaWorld CEO Steps Down As Earnings Continue To Drop
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

SeaWorld CEO Steps Down As Earnings Continue To Drop

Robinson. SeaWorld Entertainment Inc . posted a fourth-quarter net loss of $20.4 million, or 24 cents per share, Tuesday and said CEO Joel Manby is stepping down . Shareholders and prospective investors c...More..

MWC 2018: Huawei focuses on laptops and tablets
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

MWC 2018: Huawei focuses on laptops and tablets

Huawei dubs the display "FullView" because it has 91 percent screen-to-body ratio. First up is Huawei's new laptop , the MateBook X Pro . It's a touchscreen panel, but while we're still not convinced of th...More..

IOC President raises Russia's hope for Olympic redemption
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

IOC President raises Russia's hope for Olympic redemption

The closing day of the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea's PyeongChang entered the history of the Russian Olympic ice hockey with the team of neutral athletes from Russia edging the team from Germany 4-3 in th...More..

Ford fires NA president Raj Nair over 'inappropriate behavior'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Ford fires NA president Raj Nair over 'inappropriate behavior'

After the launch of an internal investigation by the car-maker Ford to look into misconduct, its head of USA operations was announced to be parting with the company. Nair had been president of Ford North Amer...More..

by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Inc. Has $1.14 Million Holdings in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

After $0.88 actual earnings per share reported by Activision Blizzard, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -64.77% negative EPS growth. In other Activision Blizzard news, CEO Riccardo Zac...More..

Volvo's owner Geely acquires largest stake in Mercedes-Benz's parent company
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Volvo's owner Geely acquires largest stake in Mercedes-Benz's parent company

Geely is the largest privately owned automaker in China and has a tough road ahead of it as Chinese authorities look to tighten emissions regulations to heavily favor electric vehicles. The investment in the ...More..

Facebook Pull Oculus Rift Station From CPAC For Its Violent VR Experience
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Facebook Pull Oculus Rift Station From CPAC For Its Violent VR Experience

Bullet Train lets players "physically interact with an array of weapons, from guns to grenades to missiles, and even feel them through haptic feedback", Oculus boasts on the game's website. Facebook and Google...More..

First National Bank won't renew contract with NRA
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

First National Bank won't renew contract with NRA

The NRA did not respond to a request for comment by the New York Times' Tiffany Hsu, or other reporters, about yesterday's developments. The NRA " member benefits " page offers savings on a credit card, ...More..

Apple's Elk Grove fix facility keeps accidentally dialing 911
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Apple's Elk Grove fix facility keeps accidentally dialing 911

Police dispatchers at Elk Grove Police Department say they're receiving around 20 accidental 911 calls a day, which have been traced back to the Apple centre. It's estimated that the technicians are making at...More..

Apple's AirPower Wireless Charging Mat Reportedly Coming in March
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Apple's AirPower Wireless Charging Mat Reportedly Coming in March

Like with Amazon's Echo devices or the iPhone , a user would be able to trigger the virtual assistant simply by saying the wake word aloud - "Hey Siri ", in this case . The report also revealed that Apple...More..

Local schools warn about 'SHS' threat being shared on social media
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Local schools warn about 'SHS' threat being shared on social media

In the first message, the poster says "Yes, SHS is the school I want". High School student was turned over the Allen County Sheriff's Department today after reportedly posting a threat about planned action at h...More..

Amateur astronomer captures rare first light from massive exploding star
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Amateur astronomer captures rare first light from massive exploding star

Structural and composition information captured in the very first moments of a star's explosion can not be obtained in any other way, and scientists were quick to train the Shane 3-meter telescope at the Univer...More..

Another ex-Googler is suing the company for wrongful dismissal over diversity
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Another ex-Googler is suing the company for wrongful dismissal over diversity

James Damore's August 2017 memo highlighted his grievances with what he saw as the "left bias" in Google's workforce and company culture . Google is facing a lawsuit filed by one Tim Chevalier who said ...More..

Airbnb expands offerings with new upscale categories
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Airbnb expands offerings with new upscale categories

Under the new system, every "Plus" home would be checked and verified in-person against a 100-point checklist to make sure it reaches a certain standard of quality and cleanliness. Properties that fail can st...More..

FCC to officially publish net neutrality repeal Thursday
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

FCC to officially publish net neutrality repeal Thursday

The order will go into effect April 23-60 days from its date of publication. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced last month that he was filing a legal challenge against the FCC's Restorin...More..