UP students, alumni slam honorary degree for Duterte

USA President Donald Trump managed 2 percent votes and victor of the poll became Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte with 5 percent votes. Following President Duterte in the poll were Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Pope Francis, Bill G... More..

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Zuckerberg Announces His AR Platform Plans To "Destroy Snapchat"

That means getting more people to use the site more often, said Moorhead, via things like language translation tools for Facebook Pages and intelligent "bots" for Facebook Messenger . Inferring the z axis in...More..

United to stop staff from taking seats of boarded passengers
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

United to stop staff from taking seats of boarded passengers

He also indicated that Dao will be suing the airline and the city of Chicago, which employs the airport police who dragged Dao down the aisle, his face bloody. On Thursday, United issued another statement: "Thi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Atlas 5 Launch: What is the Cargo?

Stage separation occurred at 4 minutes, 21 seconds. The launch marked the fourth for ULA this year, keeping the company among the frontrunners in a field that has seen more competition this year. Astronauts T...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Why people prefer Samsung Galaxy S7 as compared to iPhone 7?

Profits are expected to have increased by a very big 48% and the company says the profit for Q1 2017 was likely $8.8 billion, or 9.9 trillion won. A refreshed focus on the Galaxy S7 was able to able to bring ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Is there life on Saturn's ocean-bearing moon Enceladus?

The new research suggests that Saturn's this moon has a chemical energy source capable of supporting life. The researchers reported that the hydrogen, along with carbon dioxide that was also found, could mean...More..

Irina Shayk Shows Off Post-Baby Bikini Bod Weeks After Giving Birth
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Irina Shayk Shows Off Post-Baby Bikini Bod Weeks After Giving Birth

The Victoria's Secret model was sure to send fans green with envy as she shared a snap of her trim figure on Instagram yesterday. Another asked: "Did she not just have a baby?" while a third jokingly added:...More..

At least 24 dead as Philippine bus plunges into ravine
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

At least 24 dead as Philippine bus plunges into ravine

Authorities said 22 people had been injured, some of them seriously - and it is believed the brakes of the bus had malfunctioned. The bus was reportedly headed to Ilocos Sur province when it fell into a 90-fe...More..

Microsoft kills off passwords with Authenticator's new phone logins
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Microsoft kills off passwords with Authenticator's new phone logins

The Microsoft Authenticator is not a new app, but this is the first time it has been used as a password alternative for Microsoft accounts. Microsoft users will now be able to use their smartphone to sign i...More..

Verizon puts $1bn into fibre cabling as demand surges in US
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Verizon puts $1bn into fibre cabling as demand surges in US

Telecom operator Verizon announced a 3-year deal with Corning to purchase fiber optic cable and hardware to ensure coverage and capacity for its wireless broadband network. Dycom CEO Steven Nielsen sees Verizon...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mobile's network lets the Samsung Galaxy S8 achieve gigabit-level LTE speeds

The Galaxy S8 takes vibrant photos even in less-than-ideal photo conditions. The devices will be available for purchase starting April 21 at any of the US Microsoft Store locations. According to Reuters, (via ...More..

Tough time for Rachel Dolezal at UJ
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tough time for Rachel Dolezal at UJ

Phil airs. Dolezal concedes that one of the charges made against Howard was that she was discriminated against because she was White. This is an excerpt from the story that runs tomorrow in an entire issue w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Unsealed documents reveal Prince had unprescribed drugs, secret relationship

This April 6, 2017, photo, shows cars parked outside Paisley Park Museum, former home and recording studio of the late megastar Prince in Chanhassen, Minn. Johnson is a close confidante and aide who started...More..

Microsoft rumor: New Surface device that runs Windows Cloud
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Microsoft rumor: New Surface device that runs Windows Cloud

A lack of control over when Windows 10 automatically downloads and installs updates has been one of the biggest complaints about the operating system since it came out. Chrome OS? There's another camp th...More..

Xiaomi Launches Flagship Mi 6 Smartphone
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Xiaomi Launches Flagship Mi 6 Smartphone

And around back there is a 12-megapixel dual camera consisting of a wide-angle lens and a telephoto lens. The camera on the smartphone comes with a 12MP rear camera and 8MP front-facing sensor. In addition to t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Creative Planning Buys 30432 Shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL)

Putnam FL Investment Management Co. now owns 18,930 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $165,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the period. Equities analysts anticipate tha...More..

Yemen war needs a political solution - US defense secretary
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Yemen war needs a political solution - US defense secretary

Mattis will also be visiting Egypt, Qatar and Israel on a trip which may give clarity on the Trump administration's tactics in the fight against Islamic State militants and its willingness to use more military ...More..

NHL Playoff Roundup: Blue Jackets avoid sweep
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

NHL Playoff Roundup: Blue Jackets avoid sweep

Sergei Bobrovsky had 27 saves to help the Blue Jackets get their first playoff victory in three years and their first-ever in regulation. It was the second game in a row that Columbus led 3-1. We certainly we...More..

South Africa's new Finance Minister pledges to stave off third
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

South Africa's new Finance Minister pledges to stave off third

He intends to tell investors attending an International Monetary Fund meeting in the United States next week, that the economy is showing signs of recovery. On Wednesday, Gigaba also said the face-to-face inter...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Georgia House race down to 2 candidates, plus Trump, Pelosi

Republicans were served another reminder of President Donald Trump's unpopularity Tuesday as Democrat Jon Ossoff almost captured a House seat in a region that for decades has been a conservative stronghold, ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

For Republicans in Georgia's 6th District, a delicate dance with Trump

How did a 30 year-old documentary film maker (whose company has produced films for Al Jazeera ) and ex-congressional staffer who doesn't even live in the Sixth District become the vessel of hope for Democrats...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Open visitor logs at the White House

Trump's wife, Melania , and their son, Barron, 11, and the Easter Bunny joined him on a balcony before they joined some of the 21,000 people who were expected to attend. In his greeting, Mr. Trump said that ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Georgia special election goes to runoff

The 30-year-old investigative filmmaker aimed for an outright win in the 6th District race, but a furious Republican counterattack joined by President Donald Trump appears to have kept him under 50 percent. He ...More..

Servitor detained for opposing Mamata Banarjee's entry to Jagannth temple
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Servitor detained for opposing Mamata Banarjee's entry to Jagannth temple

Partha Chatterjee, Bengal's parliamentary affairs minister, said: "It really is unpleasant to hear that she is not being allowed to enter the temple because she has endorsed beef eating". She is scheduled to ha...More..

If the latest iPhone 8 rumors are true, Samsung should be anxious
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

If the latest iPhone 8 rumors are true, Samsung should be anxious

According to reports, Apple has originally planned the fingerprint scanner to be embedded on the display of the iPhone 8 as it get rids of the Home Button of the device. The company could simply go with a de...More..

Meri Pyaari Bindu goes Retro with 'Ye Teri Jawaani'
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Meri Pyaari Bindu goes Retro with 'Ye Teri Jawaani'

The film, 'Meri Pyaari Bindu, ' Akshay Joy's debut directorial, is slated to release on May 12. We all know that he has very cool and calm personality. "We are in democracy where one can say positive or negativ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Facebook Killer' found dead after police chase

As Pennsylvania state officers approached, Stephens killed himself, Williams said. Beech Brook, a behavioral health facility in a Cleveland suburb where Stephens had worked since 2008, said in a statement o...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tech Report: Facebook believes future is augmented reality

The Camera Effects Platform includes two apps: While the Frames Studio is an online creative editor that lets "users to design frames that can be used either as profile picture frames or in the new Facebook...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Three killed in Fresno shooting spree, suspect arrested

He said Muhammad had expressed dislike of whites in Facebook posts; all of the victims were white. "These individuals who were chosen today (Tuesday) did not do anything to deserve what they got", Dyer said. ...More..

Korea's 2017 growth forecast to 2.7 pct
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Korea's 2017 growth forecast to 2.7 pct

The growth forecast for the U.S. for this year was raised to 2.3% from 2.2%. Australia's unemployment rate is set to plunge from 5.9 per cent to 5.2 per cent, well below the 5.5 per cent forecast in the Decem...More..

Special election for U.S. Congressional, State Senate seats
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Special election for U.S. Congressional, State Senate seats

Georgia's 6th District contains portions of Cobb, Fulton and DeKalb Counties. "Liberal Democrats from outside of Georgia are spending millions and millions of dollars trying to take your Republican congressio...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

United Airlines tweaks crew policy after recent fiasco

United Airlines will no longer kick seated passengers off flights in order to make room for staff members, according to reports. Delta is authorizing its supervisors to offer a displaced passenger nearly $1...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Early Samsung Galaxy S8+ prototypes came with dual cameras at the rear

As for security, each device will only register a single user's iris information, helping to ensure that it can't be accessed if it falls into the wrong hands; and both the facial and iris biometrics are encr...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition: what's in the box?

A video demonstration shows the Galaxy S8's facial recognition software being fooled by an image of the phone's owner. "It's bigger brother goes one step further and offers a 6.2" display. LG Electronics Inc....More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Samsung's voice assistant Bixby could be delayed due to performance issues

At a time when the latest flagship phone is only days away from release, the South Korean conglomerate said that Bixby , on the new Galaxy S8, won't support voice commands at launch. The more advanced featur...More..