Friday May 26-th, 2017

King Trump in Christmas message? GOP explains royal goof

The message turned viral on social media platforms, including on Facebook and Twitter , and many users wondered if the usage "new King" suggested the new US President was a figure comparable to Jesus Christ. The actual wording in the GOP greeting ...

PM Narendra Modi greets Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif on 66th birthday PM Narendra Modi greets Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif on 66th birthday

She expressed happiness as her grandmother also took part along with her mother Kalsoom Nawaz in celebrating the 67th birthday of her father Nawaz Sharif . Hence so much have had happened this year, but PM Modi has still lent his good wishes on Paki...

BlackBerry Mercury Coming in 2017 With Android Nougat BlackBerry Mercury Coming in 2017 With Android Nougat

TCL , which holds the official rights to build BlackBerry phones, will unveil a new line of handsets at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017, which is scheduled to be held during January 5-8 at Las Vegas. Let's wait and see what's th...

New Aadhaar app for those without mobile phones

Finally, the biometric scan will work as a password for the transaction to be authenticated. But this is where Aadhaar Payment app will ease things for good. What will happen is each of your bank accounts, linked with your Aadhaar details can fac...

Harrison Ford, William Shatner fret over Carrie Fisher Harrison Ford, William Shatner fret over Carrie Fisher

Most recently, Fisher has been promoting her latest book, " The Princess Diarist ", in which she reveals that she and co-star Harrison Ford had an affair on the set of " Star Wars ". Paramedics on the scene rushed Fisher, who played Princess Leia in...

Uber pulls self-driving cars from California roads Uber pulls self-driving cars from California roads

Levandowski said he respectfully disagrees, arguing Uber does not require the permit that 20 other companies testing the technology in California have gotten because the Volvos have backup drivers behind the wheel monitoring the cars. Arizona has ...

Obama Blocks Offshore Drilling In Atlantic And Arctic Oceans

Obama is using part of a 1953 law to ban leases for oil and gas drilling. Obama's acted under a 1953 federal law created to protect marine environments from oil and natural gas exploration and to help sustain commercial and recreational fisheries, ...

Google Waymo to Form Alliance with Honda Google Waymo to Form Alliance with Honda

Honda had previously indicated that it would introduce vehicles with self-driving functionality by the start of the next decade, and its current vehicles are about half-way there, as witnessed by the latest CR-V compact crossover. It remains to be s...

Moving Tech Focused Stocks: Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) , NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP)

Deutsche Bank AG set a €5.10 ($5.31) price objective on shares of Nokia Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 2nd. The upcoming earnings date is derived from an algorithm based on a company's histor...

Dead orca found near Sechelt showed signs of physical injury Dead orca found near Sechelt showed signs of physical injury

The 18-year-old male orca was described as a 22-foot-long whale in the prime of his life. "I think as we get more information back from the necropsy, it'll help inform us going forward, for sure", Cottrell said. However, Cottrell said its blubber a...

LG is launching five new phones at CES LG is launching five new phones at CES

Last but not the least, the Stylus 3 is the successor to the Stylus 2. The K8 houses a 1.4 GHz quad-core processor, supported by 1.5GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. The battery too has been enhanced with a 3,200mAh unit. When it comes to dimensi...

Facebook charged with misleading European Union over $22 billion WhatsApp takeover

Facebook now has until January 31st to respond to the Commission's charges. The EU approval for the Facebook-WhatsApp deal isn't at risk, the authority said in an e-mailed statement . Facebook is the latest technology giant in the EU's sights this y...

Homeless Programs Get Millions In Federal Funds Homeless Programs Get Millions In Federal Funds

Department of Housing and Urban Development today awarded a record $1.95 billion in grants to almost 7,600 homeless assistance programs across throughout the nation, including Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S. Garcia. Stepping Stones is a Bloomingt...

Becoming a mother may change the brain to read baby's mind

The study concluded women's brain changes caused by pregnancy were still there for at least two years. These changes occurred in areas of the brain that are in charge of so-called "theory-of-mind" tasks, which control social interactions that att...

BlackBerry posts small profit as focus shifts to security software

BlackBerry signed an agreement with Ford to use its QNX and security software and a long-term software licensing deal with TCL to manufacture, sell and supply BlackBerry-branded Android phones. BlackBerry and the college's exploration groups got t...

Hansard performs at Apollo House to support campaigners Hansard performs at Apollo House to support campaigners

Father Peter McVerry said he applauds the campaigners who have taken over Apollo House on Tara Street, but that he will not be joining them. Hansard has been supporting the Home Sweet Home campaign, whereby activists have occupied Apollo House an...

Mark Zuckerberg: I've Built AI Butler Named Jarvis

Before the unveiling of Jarvis - an app modeled after the AI assistant in the "Iron Man" films - Robert Downey Jr . Zuckerberg told Fast Company he called Freeman and said, "Hey, I posted this thing, and...thousands of people want you to be ...

Switzerland: Gun Attack Near Islamic Center In Zurich Switzerland: Gun Attack Near Islamic Center In Zurich

Three people are reported to have been injured in a shooting in Switzerland's largest city, Zurich . A body was found nearby, but police say they are unable to confirm any link to the shootings while investigations were still under way. The suspect...

Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated during speech in Ankara Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated during speech in Ankara

Three other people were also reportedly injured following the gun attack, which happened just minutes after the envoy started speaking. According to CNN , recent relations between Turkey and Russian Federation had been less fraught than in the...

8.0-magnitude natural disaster hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued 8.0-magnitude natural disaster hits Papua New Guinea, tsunami alert issued

A powerful quake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, Dec. 17. Several aftershocks were felt in the region while a tsunami warning has also been issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC). Australia's Bureau of Meteorology...

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