China criticizes North Korea, praises US on nuclear issue

The U.N. Security Council on Thursday "strongly condemned" the most recent ballistic missile test by North Korea , blaming Pyongyang for "greatly increasing tension in the region and beyond". They're threatening to destroy Japan, South Korea and the... More..

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Look out for Lyrid meteors around 22 April
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Look out for Lyrid meteors around 22 April

The best time to view the peak of the Lyrids is expected to be Saturday morning about an hour before dawn, according to EarthSky . Lyrids are pieces of debris from the periodic Comet C/1861 G1 Thatcher and...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ set to launch in India…

Also, Samsung will release the Exynos 8895 variant of the phones in India, which is underwhelming. The arrival of the Galaxy S8 has had some setbacks too. Kim Tae-woong, Samsung Display's principal engineer...More..

Call of Duty 2017
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Call of Duty 2017

We've had our fun with some of the latest Call of Duty games, such as Black Ops III . It's always been suspected on the back of rumors, leaks, and speculation, but it looks like this year's Call of Duty ...More..

LG G6 Pre-Bookings Open In India With Cashback & Discounts
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

LG G6 Pre-Bookings Open In India With Cashback & Discounts

LG says the G6 has a footprint of a 5.2-inch device, thanks to the reduced bezels. Clearly, LG is trying to offset the Galaxy S8 price by offering the G6 at Rs 51,990 and hoping to attract prospective buyers....More..

Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores, aims to move on from recall crisis
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores, aims to move on from recall crisis

Samsung Galaxy S8 was revealed last month and went on global sales today. Samsung briefly played with the idea of a Tidal acquisition , but eventually made a decision to get out of the services field altoge...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

NASA announces that Saturn's moon could support life

Cassini , NASA said, was never created to detect signs of life, but rather to simply record data of Saturn. Space agency scientists believe there could be microbial life around hot spots in the moon's ocean, ...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trudeau defends Canada's dairy system against Trump protectionist charge

This came one day after the president, in a speech in Wisconsin , lashed out at Canadian dairy rules. Trump made similar remarks in Wisconsin on Tuesday, calling the dairy trade relationship between the Unit...More..

Two police officers shot, one killed, in Paris, reports say
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Two police officers shot, one killed, in Paris, reports say

The French prosecutors' office said the counter-terrorism office had opened an inquiry. Officers have been searching the home of the alleged shooter - who was known to security services and had been flagged a...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Augmented reality among new features planned for Facebook

In the meantime, Facebook has chose to create a developer platform for augmented reality camera lenses popular on platforms such as Snapchat and copied by Facebook on Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger ...More..

Microsoft reveals more new features are coming soon
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Microsoft reveals more new features are coming soon

According to the company, both Windows 10 and Office will receive two major updates this year, the first in March, as we saw in Windows 10 Creators Update , and the second in September, as Redstone 3 . Thes...More..

White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

White House pushes uncertain bid to revive health care bill

Eager for a victory, the White House is expressing confidence that a breakthrough on the mired Republican health care bill could emerge in the House next week. House Republicans have sued to eliminate the progr...More..

March for Science or March for Reality?
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

March for Science or March for Reality?

Scientists and science enthusiasts will stage a gathering in Hartford on Earth Day as part of the national "March for Science" event . And then what we do about it, that's a whole separate issue. A nonpartis...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Samsung has started firmware development for the Galaxy Note 8

Investors and analysts expect Samsung to report its best quarterly profit in April-June and regain its global market leadership due to the new Galaxy S8 smartphone. According to Samsung, operating profit ...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Saskatchewan Dairy Industry not surprised by criticism from US president Trump

The president took issue with Canadian changes on milk classification that he said have put farmers in Wisconsin and NY state out of business. Trump made similar remarks in Wisconsin on Tuesday, calling the...More..

Trump says media won't give him credit for his accomplishments
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump says media won't give him credit for his accomplishments

This week on Money Talking, host Charlie Herman talks with Rick Newman of Yahoo Finance and Catherine Rampell of The Washington Post about whether or not Trump has lived up to the promises he made voters...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Oversight Chairman Chaffetz Won't Run to Keep Seat in 2018

It is not a coincidence that Chaffetz announced his decision after the Georgia House special election provided more evidence of a blue wave building for 2018. Chaffetz said he continues to have the confid...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump congratulates Patriots, doesn't mention Hernandez

Today's White House Press Briefing was briefly interrupted when New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski made a decision to crash. Wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell said he was moved by the White House ...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Samsung sees 48% rise in Q1-17 earnings at $8.8 bn

While Samsung will not provide detailed earnings results until the end of the month, analysts tipped its chip division to earn a record 5.8 trillion won in January-March and propel the firm to its best overall ...More..

Protesters march before EPA boss visits IN lead cleanup site
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Protesters march before EPA boss visits IN lead cleanup site

Mike Mikulka, president of the American Federation of Government Employees Local 704, which represents local EPA workers, said the regional office extended an invitation to Pruitt, but was told he was unava...More..

Takeaways From The Georgia 6 Special Election
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Takeaways From The Georgia 6 Special Election

And that's a big contrast to the Democrat who doesn't even live in the district. "There is no doubt that this is already a victory for the ages", Ossoff told his ecstatic supporters Tuesday night. Hours aft...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Google Home Can Now Recognize Who's Speaking to It

Only one speaker can connect to your Google account, check your calendar and allow you to add new events. While there are benefits to having home hubs distinguish different voices, there are also some privacy...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR) Shares Sold by Patten & Patten Inc. TN

First Potomac Realty Trust has a 1-year low of $8.01 and a 1-year high of $11.16. The Cutler Capital Management Llc holds 1.66 million shares with $17.88M value, down from 1.69 million last quarter. was downgra...More..

EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms

Pruitt and his contemporaries have recently doubled-down on their anti-scientific claptrap. Despite thousands of protesters and a temporary stay, the pipeline began transporting oil at the end of last month. Th...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Tillerson attacks Iran nuclear deal and vows a "comprehensive review"

President Donald Trump ordered the review to evaluate whether suspension of sanctions related to the nuclear deal was "vital to the national security interests of the United States", Tillerson said, as report...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

They now have a GBX 1300.00 target price on firm. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 415 ($5.22) target price on shares of Pagegroup PLC in a report on Wednesday, April 12th. It has a 20.56 ...More..

Melania Trump nudges President to put hand over heart during national anthem
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Melania Trump nudges President to put hand over heart during national anthem

Melania Trump, who is originally from Slovenia, had to nudge Mr Trump as a military band and singer launched into the anthem at the beginning of the White House Easter egg roll - an annual egg hunt for childr...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Trump 'Verbally' Confirmed He'll Be at ASEAN Summit in Philippines

Mr. Paynor in his briefing said ASEAN leaders have requested for bilateral talks with Mr. Duterte during the meetings in Manila next week, but because of his "tight" schedule, Mr. "(Bohol) might as well be cons...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

New US-Russian Space Station Crew Launching Early Thursday

Fisher, with the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, is sharing the station with two seasoned veterans, a Russian cosmonaut on his second flight and a first-time French flier. Station commander ...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Minecraft Update Will Soon Be Available for Nintendo Switch

To date, 925,000 units of Zelda Breath of the Wild has been sold by different retailers. We still don't have worldwide sales numbers for the console, but Nintendo promised to provide those during its Apri...More..

Jio Samsung Galaxy S8 Offer Gives Double Data Benefit for 8 Months
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Jio Samsung Galaxy S8 Offer Gives Double Data Benefit for 8 Months

As a result of intensified data war between telecos, data tariffs have come down across most networks as well. If you do not use calls to communicate with your friends and family much, you can go with the bas...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Samsung launches Galaxy C7 Pro smartphone for Rs 27990

Lee has effectively been at the helm of Samsung since his father suffered a heart attack in 2014. Yang denied Lee's argument that Samsung was coerced into giving Park and Choi money, saying the victims of the d...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

IFixit Galaxy S8 Teardown Gives It A 4/10 For Repairability

Despite having a handsome looking display, some worldwide users are complaining about the freaky 18:5:9 aspect ratio. Speculation on other upgrades includes talk of a borderless edge-to-edge screen and curved...More..

First tropical depression of the year forms in the Atlantic
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

First tropical depression of the year forms in the Atlantic

The system is running out of time to become Tropical Storm Arlene. But in a twist, the system turned fully tropical today with a more symmetric grouping of thunderstorms and 35 mph winds - four miles below tr...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Life in Solar System Nearly Possible on Two Moons

The discovery means that microbes - if any exist there - could obtain energy by combining the hydrogen with carbon dioxide dissolved in the water. By flying through a plume spraying out of its icy shell, Cassi...More..