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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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Call of Duty 2018: New Leak Points to Black Ops 4

Yeah, we know. It's rather weird. What you do get in the box though is a fantastic return to form for Call of Duty with a solid multiplayer that will hopefully grow and evolve ...

YouTube faces lawsuit after allegedly refusing to hire white or Asian males

About two months ago, former Google engineer James Damore made headlines after filing a lawsuit against the huge tech company for allegedly discriminating against white male cons...

Apple Said To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners

About a quarter of total cobalt production is used by the smartphone companies to manufacture the batteries, according to Bloomberg . A confidential source, speaking to Bloombe...

Jaguar I-PACE Electric Crossover To Be Unveiled Ahead of Schedule

The Jaguar I-Pace has been previewed once again, this time during cold weather testing in Arjeplog, Sweden, ahead of its production premiere on March 1 . Here, temperatures reache...

Alexa loses her voice in Amazon Super Bowl tease starring Jeff Bezos

Apart from SMS messages, Amazon already offers free Echo to Echo calls and messages. Amazon announced the launch of a new feature for Alexa devices that allows you to send SMS ...

Viral fitness tracker heat map could reveal key military secrets

The global heatmap , which was published in November 2017, tracked 1 billion activities from September 2017, according to Strava . Though the heatmap was posted a few mon...

HomePod: Features, release date and everything we know about Apple's smart speaker

Siri , as we all know, is not good. You can't ask Siri to read you your appointments or make an event. You're going to use more power if you crank it up, of course, but you proba...

Audiobooks officially launched in Google Play Store

It's easy to pick up where you left off even if you switch devices , and you can also share your favorite titles with the entire clan through Family Library for no extra charg...

Jurgen Klopp says the Reds won't be spending anymore money in January

Carvalhal had a close look at Liverpool just two days before taking over at the Liberty Stadium . It would be easy after a fantastic result for Liverpool to take their foot ...

Tim Cook Promises To Let iPhone Users Turn Off Throttling Soon

Although he wouldn't suggest users do so, he said, "If you don't want it, you can turn it off". Apple issued an apology and lowered the price of battery replacements to reduce ...

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Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

Apple Messages 'chaiOS' bug can lock your device with a single text

The only reason he chose to go public is that Apple ignored his bug reports . It also appears that once the messages app crashes due to this bug, it is unable to restart. As i...

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

REA Group chief inventor Nigel Dalton says Amazon Alexa will give people a fresh way to consume property-related news, giving users access to more than 1200 articles monthly. From...

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Ideal for the bedroom, Amazon's Echo Spot is coming to the UK

Not only is there a new Echo and the enhanced Echo Plus , but the addition of the Echo Spot sees a diversification that takes Alexa into another room of the house, with a new ...

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Kia Niro EV shoots for 200-plus-mile range

Like much of the Korean carmaker's current line-up, the new EV features stand-out styling - while not opting for the sci-fi look that many competitors have adopted for their own ba...

Google Is Taking The Android Out Of Android Pay

Google Is Taking The Android Out Of Android Pay

But soon, "over the coming weeks", Google says it will merge the various ways it gobbles up this information under a new umbrella called Google Pay. Here's where it gets a little...