Former Aden governor declares south Yemen political council

Almost 3.3 million Yemeni people, including 2.1 million children, are now suffering from acute malnutrition, while more than seven million Yemenis are grappling with starvation. That was about $200 million short of what the World Bank said was needed... More..

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Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

The iconic jeweler posted an open letter on its social media accounts on Tuesday morning, warning POTUS about the dangers of climate change and asking him to keep America involved in the Paris Climate Agreemen...More..

China presses South Korea on THAAD missile system
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

China presses South Korea on THAAD missile system

Solid national security comes from strong national defense power. Taking the oath of office in Seoul on Wednesday, Moon said he will further bolster the alliance and "immediately fly to Washington if nece...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Microsoft's new tools help devs manage cloud deployments on the go

Earlier this month, Microsoft outed Windows 10 S, the education focused version of the OS, which will only be capable of running Windows Store apps. Microsoft's claim was significantly higher than Computerwo...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

Ahead of the summit, state department career diplomat David Balton told media the statement would "have a lot of material about climate change in the Arctic". "We strongly believe that without significant, su...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Supposed Google Pixel 2 Benchmarks Leak

And it turns out it will be paired with 4GB of RAM, the same amount seen in the Pixels from past year. Hopefully, with the unveiling of the Google Pixel 2, all of the issues and complaints that were encountered...More..

Newly-found distant 'warm Neptune' has primitive atmosphere
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Newly-found distant 'warm Neptune' has primitive atmosphere

The sky around the planet is relatively cloudless. The atmospheres of Neptune-mass worlds could have arisen from many different sources, resulting in a wide range of possible atmospheric compositions. The analy...More..

Ambition to meet reality as China gathers world for Silk Road summit
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Ambition to meet reality as China gathers world for Silk Road summit

Italy is also looking to "possibilities for joint investments with China and other partners in the various countries - I'm thinking of Pakistan, for example - along the Belt and Road route", Gentiloni added. So...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Tillerson says US won't be rushed on climate change policies

Rather than continuing to appeal for USA support for climate change and sustainable development initiatives at the ministerial level, it may prove more effective to engage subnational actors on these important ...More..

US judge rejects Uber bid to move Waymo case to arbitration
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

US judge rejects Uber bid to move Waymo case to arbitration

Waymo had sought to compel the return of its documents and to bar Uber from using lidar technology it said was stolen. When Waymo sued Uber earlier this year, claiming that its former employee stole 14,000 do...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Pakistan PM travels to China to attend Belt and Road Forum

Najib will have meetings with Xi and Chinese premier Li Keqiang ahead of the forum. "I expect China will contribute in a major way to increased development in Egypt, whose peace and stability provides a found...More..

Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Judge approves emissions-cheating settlement for 3-liter VWs

Volkswagen AG cleared a key hurdle Thursday in resolving a civil case in the USA over its diesel emissions crisis, winning court approval for a roughly $1.2 billion deal to compensate drivers of larger, more ex...More..

FCC Experiences 'Denial-Of-Service' Attacks, Senators Respond
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

FCC Experiences 'Denial-Of-Service' Attacks, Senators Respond

We reached out to two-dozen people by phone, and we left voicemails when nobody picked up. More than 128,000 of the new comments contain identical messages. and restore the bipartisan light-touch regulatory c...More..

Microsoft is gearing up for an assault on the Amazon Echo
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Microsoft is gearing up for an assault on the Amazon Echo

Harman Kardon demonstrates their high-fidelity audio reputation by designing Invoke to have 3 woofers and 3 tweeters that give a full range, 360-degree sound. According to a new teaser page on Harman Kardon'...More..

Google's new 'Fuchsia' OS shown in new video and images
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Google's new 'Fuchsia' OS shown in new video and images

The odd, wild names used by Google developers for Fuchsia's versions is also pretty interesting. The interface on Fuchsia OS is known as Armadillo which, based on the video, has a home screen containing a b...More..

Black Ops 3 update 1.22 readies game ahead of Zombies Chronicles
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Black Ops 3 update 1.22 readies game ahead of Zombies Chronicles

The patch has its own share of features and fixes, addressing general performance issues. Unopened Supply Drop bundles will now remain in the Black Market after the events have ended. Given the quick turnarou...More..

Young HIV patients now living 10 years longer, study finds
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Young HIV patients now living 10 years longer, study finds

The further study stated that holding the observation that HIV-positive persons will live into old time, clinicians are showing for and giving comorbidities more pugnaciously. Medical advances now mean that peo...More..

Virtual Heists - Payday 2 is Getting a Robust VR Mode This Year
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Virtual Heists - Payday 2 is Getting a Robust VR Mode This Year

During publisher Starbreeze's StarStream livestream last night, Overkill announced Payday VR , a virtual reality add-on for the main game, due for release later this year. That tells us that players can part...More..

Xiaomi Mi Home Store officially launched in Bengaluru: What to expect?
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Xiaomi Mi Home Store officially launched in Bengaluru: What to expect?

Located at Phoenix Market City in Whitefield in Bengaluru , the store that showcases some of the flagship products including Mi 5 and Redmi Note 4 will be open for the public from May 20. The Mi Home stores...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sen. Warner: 'Hard to Avoid' Conclusion Comey Fired Over Russia Investigation

In testimony last week, the former FBI head declined to tell Congress whether Trump was a target of the investigation, saying it would create a slippery slope. The FBI has not confirmed that Comey ever made...More..

Memory chip demand hands Samsung three year quarterly profits high
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Memory chip demand hands Samsung three year quarterly profits high

Samsung said in a regulatory filing that its January-March operating profit was 9.9 trillion won ($8.75 billion), compared with 9.9 trillion won it estimated earlier in April. Also, this quarter comes with the ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

SpaceX Successfully Launches Its First Spy Satellite To Space

While the details on most of SpaceX's missions are very public, this one was purposely shrouded in mystery: The rocket was ferrying up a spy satellite, the NROL-76, for National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)....More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Snapchat's parent company reports £1.7bn loss in first earnings report

During Snap's first earnings call as a public company, CEO Evan Spiegel was asked by an analyst if Facebook's fierce competition scares him. Net losses widened to $2.2 billion from $105 million year-over-year...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Snap posts big 1Q loss, higher revenue, misses expectations

While the company's finances are less than stellar, the good news is that Snapchat's user base has grown a tremendous amount in just the past year. The company grew its daily average users by 5%, it said, fro...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Microsoft swift to fix 'crazy bad' Windows Defender bug

Because MsMpEng runs at the highest privilege level and is so ubiquitous across Windows PCs, this vulnerability is about as bad as it gets. A specially crafted email could use the flaw to attack your device...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Copy-Scam Alert: Google Docs phishing emails

Google is taking the unusual step of warning users about a phishing email scam through Google Docs. With the new feature, when a user clicks on a suspicious link in a message, a message, a pop-up notice...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Climate talks open in Bonn, with all eyes on Washington

The agreement caps and reduces the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), described as the world's fastest-growing climate pollutant, in a gradual process beginning by 2019, with action by developed countries includ...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

SpaceX Launches US Military Spy Satellite

Elon Musk's SpaceX has launched a top-secret spy satellite for the US government. SpaceX managed to launch the NROL-76 mission on the second attempt at 7:15am EDT from the Kennedy Space Center's Pad 39A...More..

Kolkata Police team in TN to nab Justice Karnan
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Kolkata Police team in TN to nab Justice Karnan

Justice Karnan's lawyer, Peter Ramesh Kumar told TOI that a team of around 50 policemen had met him around noon seeking information on the judge. According to news agency IANS , its sources in Chennai sai...More..

Google Brings Job Simulator Dev Owlchemy Labs Under its Wing
by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Google Brings Job Simulator Dev Owlchemy Labs Under its Wing

Google didn't shed any further light on its plans on utilizing the company for future VR development, saying only that "together, we'll be working to create engaging, immersive games and developing new intera...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

SpaceX all set to launch first military satellite

Even now SpaceX is planning to reuse the first stage for possible future use after deploying the National Reconnaissance Office's tentatively coded NROL-76 payload. TechCrunch notes that the company's re...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

Apple Reports Surprise Drop in iPhones Sales

Apple posted revenue of Dollars 52.9 billion for its fiscal 2017 second quarter ended April 1, 2017, up from USD 50.6 billion in the year-ago quarter. "So I'm very excited about it", said Cook. Earnings per...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Microsoft's Surface Laptop is ridiculously expensive in the UK

Windows 10 S is a lightweight, secure operating system which is more integrated with the Windows Store than the "standard" Windows 10. Windows 10 S PCs are also fully manageable when utilizing a mobile device...More..

Samsung fans rejoice, Galaxy Note 8 confirmed
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Samsung fans rejoice, Galaxy Note 8 confirmed

A new smartphone model that would bring the name "Galaxy Note" in it might be a bad idea for the company. Samsung has refused to adopt a holding company structure, rejecting calls from U.S. The flagship s...More..

Trump plans to meet incoming French president Macron in Brussels this month
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump plans to meet incoming French president Macron in Brussels this month

The task, though, may prove tricky for a president who had never run for a political office before and for his fledgling political movement La Republique En Marche (Republic On the Move). The France Le Pen de...More..