Facebook's billionaire founder Mark Zuckerberg surprised a family in Ohio by turning up to dinner with just a few minutes notice on Friday evening. Daniel Moore of Newton Falls said his family had only been told 20 minutes beforehand that Zuckerberg was the mystery guest who they had been preparing
A Turkish court blocked access to Wikipedia on Saturday , the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier restriction by Turkey's telecommunications watchdog in a move that social media users called censorship. The Information and Communication Technologies Authority (BTK) said an Ankara court
From my observations, the new-ish 10,000mAh Mi Power Bank Pro remains one of the more popular models, but there are a few things about it that not many people are aware of. A lot of people are attracted to the Mi Power Bank Pro because of its USB-C port. If you’ve a USB-C device, you can still use
To mitigate this, device and platform makers have taken turns to come up with ways to prolong battery life, be it at the OS level (e.g., Android 6.0‘s Doze mode, iOS’ coalesced updates) or at the hardware level (e.g., Qualcomm Snapdragon 820’s ability to offload tasks from CPU to DSP). Which is why
What is a mesh network? Mesh networking aims to change the industry, but to be absolutely honest, it has already been around for the past couple of years even in the consumer space. Smaller brands have started selling wireless mesh networks, but these are often offered only by startups and smaller
A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black." The hacker, who goes by the name The ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass protests that coincided with President Donald Trump's 100th day in office and took aim at his agenda for rolling back environmental protections.
A passenger plane approaching Heathrow Airport has been involved in a near-miss incident with more than one drone for the first time in UK aviation. An Airbus A320 was flying over east London when the crew spotted two white orb-shaped drones below the aircraft. A report by the UK Airprox Board (UKAB
Turkey passed two new decrees Saturday — one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs. The country's Official Gazette published the decrees Saturday ...
Ve Interactive, the British technology start-up that went into administration this week, owed £1.3m to the taxman when it collapsed. The company, once seen as one of the UK’s most promising tech firms with a valuation of £1.5bn, had total debts of £50m when it folded, according to administrators. Ve
ISTANBUL (AP) — In a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier restriction by Turkey's telecommunications watchdog.
Turkey on Saturday blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia reportedly for articles claiming links between Ankara and terror groups, the latest restriction on a popular website to hit Turkish users. Turkey's Information and Communication Technologies Authority (
By Can Sezer and David Dolan ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has blocked online encyclopedia Wikipedia, the telecommunications watchdog said on Saturday, citing a law allowing it to ban access to websites deemed obscene or a threat to national security. The move is likely to further worry rights groups
As Hollywood descended on the south of France on a mild spring day in 2015 for the annual Cannes Film Festival, seasoned directors Brad Bird and Cameron Crowe were hoping to steal the show with the release of their latest blockbusters. The other movie was called Kung Fury and it was the work of David
PHUKET, Thailand (AP) — The funeral was held Saturday for an 11-month-old Thai girl who was killed by her father in a video broadcast live on Facebook before he then hanged himself.
Seoul, April 29 (IANS) South Korean giant Samsung Electronics regained the top status in the global smartphone market in the first quarter of the year, even before the release of its flagship Galaxy S8, a report said on Saturday. According to market research firm IDC, the South Korean tech giant sold
WASHINGTON (AP) — His "FAKE NEWS" tweets don't rocket like they once did. His exclamation points (!) don't excite quite the same old way.
New York, April 29 (IANS) Apple has stopped paying royalties to contract manufacturers for phone patents owned by Qualcomm over an "unresolved issue" -- a move that will hit the US-chip maker's financial results. Apple reportedly stopped paying royalties starting with devices sold during
The website of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA.gov, is getting a makeover to reflect the views of President Donald Trump and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, the agency said on Friday. “As EPA renews its commitment to human health and clean air, land and water, our website needs to reflect
The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are the most important phones Samsung has ever made. In case you've been living under a rock this period, Samsung's last phone, the Galaxy Note7, was a complete disaster, thanks to a crucial design flaw that caused its battery to spontaneously catch fire and explode. In
By Jeffrey Dastin SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's ventures far beyond online retail, from cloud computing to movie making, are raising questions among corporate strategy experts about its focus. The Seattle-based company wowed Wall Street again this week with a 23 percent jump in sales
SEATTLE (AP) — A coal-export terminal proposed in Washington state would increase cancer risks for some residents, make rail accidents more likely and add millions of metric tons of climate-changing greenhouse gas globally every year, according to an environmental study released Friday.
DENVER (AP) — A second petroleum company said it would shut down and inspect wells after a fatal house explosion near a gas well in Colorado, although investigators have not said whether the well was the cause.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple se niega a pagar regalías que adeuda al fabricante de microprocesadores para celulares Qualcomm por algunas funciones del iPhone, lo que intensifica una disputa que ha convertido a los otrora socios empresariales en enconados adversarios.