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Standing Rock protest area to be closed by Army Corps of Engineers

It follows last week's clearance for the project to resume despite claims by the the Cheyenne and Standing Rock Sioux tribes that it endangers their cultural sites and water supply. That easement will allow the Dakota Access pipeline to be comp...

What To Expect From Facebook's Q4 Earnings

Mobile ad revenue accounted for 84 percent of company's total advertising revenue of $8.63 billion in the fourth quarter ended December 31, compared with 80 percent a year earlier. $27.638 billion in total revenue , a 54.2% increase from $17...

On the First Day, Trump Started to Kill Net Neutrality (Maybe)

He spent three years as a trial attorney with the Department of Justice's telecommunications task force, part of its antitrust division, and then became associate general counsel for Verizon. The previous FCC chairman, Tom Wheeler, was a strong advoc...

Here's what you need to know about the Nintendo Switch

Since Nintendo is not present in India, gamers here have no option but to either get the console from the U.S. or import it. The creators of the up-and-coming Hollow Knight have announced that this 2D platform and action adventure, backed up succ...

Mom shows off toddler taped to wall on Facebook Live

In the video, the child is seen restrained against the wall with clear packing tape for about 15 minutes, police say . After the teen mom's arrest, her 2-year-old son was taken into the custody of Franklin County Children's Services. In the short ...

'Fire Emblem Heroes' is Nintendo's next mobile game, launches in February

In practice, that translates to short bursts of action, touch-based gesture controls, and "bite-sized" maps that can fit on your smartphone screen. "Some familiar hero characters will become allies, while others will become enemy generals and take ...

NHTSA Ends Tesla Probe, Finding No Safety Defect

According to the briefing, Tesla is under no investigations after today and that the automaker had been extremely co-operative throughout the investigation. Even the most advanced systems now available for sale require drivers to take control of th...

SpaceX will attempt a return to flight

At the time, January 8 was the expected second launch window, which has been moved to today, January 14, 2017. USA company Iridium provide global voice and data communications via a network of 66 active satellites and are now building a new satelli...

China's trade surplus down 9.1 pct in 2016

Chinese customs reported today (Jan. 13) underwhelming trade data (link in Chinese) for the full year in 2016. The disappointing figures come as the country tries to position itself as a leader of the global trade regime in anticipation of a Unit...

Kim Kardashian West Robbery: French Police Release Driver, Two Others

One Instagram user commented: "Why are they trying so hard to look poor in these pictures!" She went on to say, "It makes me so upset to think about it". Five masked gunmen wearing police uniforms burst into her residence and tied her up during the r...

Alibaba Looks to Add Chinese Retailer Intime for $2.6 Billion

Trump's top choice for the incoming head of the commission, Wall Street lawyer Jay Clayton, worked on Alibaba's initial public offering. Ma also said that in his opinion the relationship between China and the USA should be more friendly and stren...

Ford resurrects iconic Ranger, Bronco names

Namely, the automaker officially announced the return of the Ford Ranger pickup in 2019, followed by the Bronco in 2020 . The Bronco was Ford's flagship SUV from the late 1960s until it was canceled in 1996 and replaced with the Expedition.

Hybrid Ford Mustang and electric SUV to launch by 2021

Joining the Fusion Hybrid and C-Max in the Ford lineup by 2020 will be hybrid variants of the Blue Oval's best-selling F-150 pickup truck, and legendary Mustang sports vehicle. It will be followed by a high-volume, fully-autonomous hybrid model des...

Apple to Manufacture iPhones in Bangalore from April, Expect Cheaper iPhones

But, Apple seems to be taking Bangalore, the IT city of the country very seriously as reports have been circulating about the Apple leasing 50,000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru. Apple has reportedly been discussing the possibility of making ...

Samsung to Unveil Amazon Echo-Compatible Cleaners at CES

According to PC Mag , Amazon Echo integration is one of the coolest features of the POWERbot VR7000 . While iRobot Roomba is probably the most recognizable robot vacuum, Samsung is hoping consumers will choose its new POWERbot VR7000 instead.

Apple's next iPhone rumored to feature vertical dual-camera setup

The report cites an unnamed Taiwanese supplier and claims that the 5-inch iPhone will have identical specifications to the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus. The latter is expected to feature an all-glass design, OLED display, an "A11" chip, and w...

Royals on Christmas: George and Charlotte enjoy candy canes ... differently

Kate's family were also guests, with her parents, sister Pippa and brother James all smiles as they made their way into the church. Michael Middleton, James Matthews and James Middleton arrive to attend the morning Christmas Day service at ...

No tsunami warning for NZ after 7.7 quake strikes southern Chile

Chile's National Emergency Office (Onemi) said a tsunami watch remained in place, and reiterated his call for Los Lagos residents to abandon beaches and go to higher ground. All shops were closed. A coastal evacuation order had limited the number of ...

Employee Sues Google Over Internal "Spying Program"

The internal policies, which allegedly include prohibiting employees from speaking about illegal conduct or risky product defects, even internally, are apparently to control Google's current and former employees, limiting what they can say.

Arizona Gov. Ducey Welcomes Uber's Self-Driving Pilot

When the app-based ride service launched its autonomous vehicle fleet in the city on December 14, it did so without proper permits for testing self-driving vehicles, and received immediate backlash from San Francisco cyclists: Allegations of the ...

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Samsung unveils Galaxy A8 (2018), A8+(2018) with dual front camera

The A8 has a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED screen and A8+ will come with 6-inch Super AMOLED screen . Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,300mAh battery . Software: Both the phone...

CES 2018: Samsung Reveals New Notebook 9 Laptops

The Samsung Notebook 9 Pen, a 13.3-inch 2-in-1 notebook, will have an integrated S Pen, similar to the Notebook 9 Pro , which was introduced in May. In case you are interested, ...

YouTube Has a New Music Service, Blah Blah Blah

Spotify - which has paid more than $5 billion in music-licensing fees through September 2016 - faces increased competition from Apple Music in the space. Independent label conso...

Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 leaked

According to InfoQ , the final public release of the Android Oreo 8.1 version went out after a month of existing as a developer preview. On the other hand, the Chinese phone maker...

Google just launched a new version of Android for low-budget phones

At an event in India named 'Google for India , ' the Mountain View company also said compatible smartphones pre-loaded with Android Oreo Go would reach markets by the beginnin...

Here are your options if YouTube vanishes from Amazon gizmos

Amazon said it hoped to resolve the issue, and noted that Echo Show users can still access YouTube video through the internet, just not through the YouTube app. Google made t...

Clemson-Alabama, Oklahoma-Georgia set for playoff semis

The Hawkeyes hammered Ohio State 55-24 , and the black mark on the Buckeyes' resume was too much for the playoff committee to overlook. Alabama rounds out the top four after losin...

Microsoft announces significant extension of its Redmond campus

Cars will be stored in an underground parking facility. With the added square footage, the campus' space will be the equivalent of 180 football fields. There are also plans for a l...

BMW i8 Roadster unveiled alongside Coupe update

It uses a mid-mounted version of BMW's turbocharged 1.5L 3-cyl. gasoline engine packaged behind the cabin in combination with an electric motor housed within the front axle ass...

Samsung Will Reportedly Preview Galaxy S9 And S9+ At CES 2018

Sound will improve with the introduction of AKG stereo speakers and Samsung is reportedly working on an upgrade to its DeX dock, which lets owners use their phone as a desktop co...

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Tencent Passes Facebook in Market Valuation

Tencent Passes Facebook in Market Valuation

The company is now closing in on the biggest businesses in the world including Facebook and Amazon. The Hong Kong-listed internet giant, known for its WeChat messaging app and on...

The inevitable LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump war of words is here

The inevitable LaVar Ball vs. Donald Trump war of words is here

Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) ripped President Trump on Sunday after the president said he should have left three UCLA basketball players in jail in China for shoplifting. That's gonna...

More Google Pixel 2 Problems: Google Assistant Not Working With Bluetooth Headphones

More Google Pixel 2 Problems: Google Assistant Not Working With Bluetooth Headphones

As of now, it is still unclear whether this is a hardware related issue and whether a majority of Pixel 2 XL owners have been facing the issue. The right earbud not only awakens ...

Apple to bring a fix to the freezing iPhone X screen

Apple to bring a fix to the freezing iPhone X screen

So far, the only iPhone X problems that we are aware of are potential OLED burn-ins, which Apple already warned users about, and screen issues when used in cold weather. The prob...

Google Files Go Is An AirDrop-like File Transfer App

Google Files Go Is An AirDrop-like File Transfer App

For those of you with 128GB phones, this may not be something you care about, but if you have a phone like the Moto X4 pictured above, this is exactly the type of app that could co...