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Trump forgets Cold War, says US-Russia relations at 'all time low' Trump forgets Cold War, says US-Russia relations at 'all time low'
- April 17, 2017

Russian Federation has criticized previous investigations carried out by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and the United Nations which blamed the Syrian government for at least three chemical weapons attacks. "You have a lot of fake videos now", he said. "It's one that we know is serious enough to attract additional sanctions". US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson condemned Russian support for the Assad regime, calling on Moscow to abandon their ally. (more...)
Splatoon 2 Shows New Mode, Amiibo Functionality And Date
- April 13, 2017

Information on Splatoon 2 has been slowly trickling out, and a public "Testfire" demo period took place late last month. With the release of Arms, a new yellow joy-con and built-in battery will be released. Nintendo Switch continues to boost with popularity nowadays, becoming one of the most sought-after consoles of recent memory. We'll find out when the Nintendo Direct conference goes live on April 12 at 11pm, United Kingdom time. (more...)
US Missile Strikes in Syria Trigger Protests in San Francisco
- April 11, 2017

Johnson made the decision after consulting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson over how to handle the fallout from an American missile attack on a Syrian airfield in response to a suspected sarin gas attack that killed at least 80 people, according to the Telegraph . (more...)
Trump, Saudi king discuss US strikes on Syria Trump, Saudi king discuss US strikes on Syria
- April 10, 2017

The Syrian government has denied it was behind the attack. Last week, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the creation of so-called secure areas would allow returning Syrian refugees and "set the stage for a longer-term political solution". (more...)
Trial of Samsung heir focuses on father-to-son succession
- April 10, 2017

Samsung, in a regulatory filing, said its January-March profit was likely 9.9 trillion won ($8.76 billion), compared with an average forecast of 9.4 trillion won from a Thomson Reuters survey of 18 analysts. Lee, who was arrested in February, has been charged with offering almost $40 million to the now-impeached president and her close friend Choi Soon-Sil, allegedly as bribes to secure policy favours. (more...)
US strike on Syrian air base has limited impact on Assad US strike on Syrian air base has limited impact on Assad
- April 09, 2017

The Russian Defense Ministry added that the missile strike destroyed a material storage depot, training facility, cafeteria, six MiG-23 aircraft in fix hangars and one radar station. Neither Trump nor any other U.S. government agency presented a shed of proof that the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad used sarin nerve gas in its bombing of ISIS, Al Qaida or any other "rebel" groups in Syria's Idlib province, said the UNAC statement. (more...)
Russian Federation challenges Trump after Syria chemical attack
- April 07, 2017

How to bring Bashar al-Assad to account? He did not specify what chemical they thought was used in the attack. The death toll from the strike increased overnight to 86 dead, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a United Kingdom -based monitoring group. (more...)
The Mummy teaser offers glimpse of Tom Cruise's latest film The Mummy teaser offers glimpse of Tom Cruise's latest film
- April 07, 2017

Vail on his quest to stop Ahmanet from destroying the world. Watch The Mummy extended TV spot below and let us know what you think. It's rumored that Crowe's character will play a larger role in the studio's monster-based cinematic universe after being introduced in The Mummy . (more...)
Cleveland to continue police reform efforts despite US memo Cleveland to continue police reform efforts despite US memo
- April 06, 2017

The Justice Department said in its findings that it began investigating the Cleveland Police Department in March 2013 "in the wake of serious allegations" that the city "fails to identify, correct and hold officers accountable for using force in violation of the Constitution". (more...)
Marshawn Lynch will eventually sign with Raiders Marshawn Lynch will eventually sign with Raiders
- April 06, 2017

What a story it would be for Marshawn to come out of retirement , and play for his hometown team in Oakland. While there appears to be mutual interest from the running-back-strapped Raiders and Lynch, there are still more than a few potential hurdles in the way of Lynch returning and donning the silver and black this year. (more...)
Apple finally upgrades the Mac Pro, admits the trash can design sucks Apple finally upgrades the Mac Pro, admits the trash can design sucks
- April 05, 2017

Now Apple says it is ready and already working to change this, with worldwide marketing boss Phil Schiller revealing during the talk that the company was in the process of "completely rethinking the Mac Pro ", but said we wouldn't see any results of that this year. (more...)
Yahoo Claims Its Brand Will Still Exist, Will Operate Under 'Oath' Division Yahoo Claims Its Brand Will Still Exist, Will Operate Under 'Oath' Division
- April 05, 2017

An AOL spokeswoman told Business Insider on Monday that the company has plans to launch Oath in the coming months. Combined the 25-plus media and technology brands reach more than 1 billion people. The deal was originally worth $350 million more than what it's valued at now, before several Yahoo security breaches were disclosed, according to Tech Crunch . (more...)
Before this, rockets could only be used once, that has changed Before this, rockets could only be used once, that has changed
- April 03, 2017

Space-X had some spectaculars failures, but a 50-meter section of this booster rocket went into space previous year, and then successfully landed on a platform at sea so it could fly again. 71 engines, mostly used to power the second and third stages of the Proton rocket, require complete overhauls to remove defects. NASA also has shared the quest for rocket reusability. (more...)
Ford recalling 52000 trucks because they may move in park Ford recalling 52000 trucks because they may move in park
- April 03, 2017

F-250 drivers can enter their VIN number on the NHTSA website to see if they have an affected model. Last week, Ford recalled more than 440,000 vehicles to correct engine fire hazards and doors that flew open during driving. Included in that vehicle were certain 2014 Ford Escapes, 2014 and 2015 Ford Fiesta STs, 2013-14 Ford Fusions and 2013, 2014 and 2015 Ford Transit Connect vehicles all equipped with 1.6-liter GTDI engines. (more...)
Google Maps Lets You Play Ms. Pac-Man For April Fool's Google Maps Lets You Play Ms. Pac-Man For April Fool's
- April 02, 2017

Pac-Man. While updates usually do things like improve stability or speed, this update does something far more useful: it lets you play "Ms. Pac-Man". The last one wasn't for April Fools' Day, instead it was to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the iconic series. (more...)
Bill Gates again world's richest man; Trump slips Bill Gates again world's richest man; Trump slips
- April 01, 2017

In an article published in September 2015, Forbes wrote that no other mogul featured on their annual rich list has been "more fixated with his or her net worth estimate on a year-in, year-out basis than Donald J Trump". China was second with 319 billionaires, and Germany was third with 114. "Midtown Manhattan real estate is down; therefore, so is Donald Trump's fortune", the business magazine said in a statement. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the Note 7 debacle
- March 30, 2017

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus costs $850, or $30 per month for 24 months with a $130 down payment. Your decision then, is whether to go for the smaller 5.8in model or the Galaxy S8 Plus' 6.2in. For instance, you can look up the price of a book by pointing the camera at it, or check the rating for a wine or even food pairings by aiming the camera at the bottle. (more...)
NASA Juno spacecraft successfully completes fifth Jupiter flyby; JunoCam captures swirling storms NASA Juno spacecraft successfully completes fifth Jupiter flyby; JunoCam captures swirling storms
- March 30, 2017

Following such an event, but also in general, Juno beamed back several data on Jupiter. On Monday, NASA revealed some incredible new images of Jupiter as they were captured by Juno. The science instruments of NASA Juno spacecraft collected data about the atmosphere, gravity and electromagnetic fields of Jupiter. These offered a new look at Jupiter and were captured by Juno. (more...)
Lights out across the globe for Earth Hour 2017
- March 27, 2017

New York City's iconic skyscraper went dark from 8:30 p.m.to 9:30 p.m.to bring attention to climate change. City became the first city out of 7000 cities from 175 countries around the world to mark the 10th annual Earth Hour yesterday. "We also wanted to showcase what the community can do beyond just the designated Earth Hour , to contribute to saving energy sustainably", said General Manager Radisson Blu Paschim Vihar, Arun Arora. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 to use facial recognition for payments
- March 26, 2017

The aforementioned speakers are tuned by audio brand AKG. There were originally claimed to be two versions of this device in terms of screen size, though this has turned out not to be the case. The software features Samsung's TouchWiz interface on top, and it sports several new features compared to the Galaxy Tab S2, including the S Pen functionality. (more...)