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California man launches steam-powered rocket 1875 feet

California man launches steam-powered rocket 1875 feet Mike Hughes began work on repairing a steam leak after he scrubbed his launch attempt of his steam-powered rocket near Amboy, Calif.in early March. Speaking about the dangers of such an expedition, he said: "This thing wants to kill you 10 different ways". [Full Article...]

British Authorities Search Offices of Cambridge Analytica

British Authorities Search Offices of Cambridge Analytica Investigators from the Information Commissioner's Office have searched the London offices of Cambridge Analytica and seized files and servers. "This is just one part of a larger investigation into the use of personal data and analytics for political purposes". [Full Article...]

Senators Call For Mark Zuckerberg To Testify On Cambridge Analytica Incident

Senators Call For Mark Zuckerberg To Testify On Cambridge Analytica Incident While it can take up to 90 days to fully delete one's account and the information associated with it, it must be mentioned that the account will be inaccessible to other people using Facebook during this time . Theresa May was questioned in Parliament on Wednesday over reports that her party received more than £700,000 in donations from a director of the company. [Full Article...]

Hotstar Makes its Way to the Xiaomi Mi LED TV

Hotstar Makes its Way to the Xiaomi Mi LED TV Because Xiaomi's PatchWall UI is created to focus on content, rather than on apps, content from Hotstar should start trickling down into the TVs' live feed over time. The processor is the Amlogic 64-bit quad-core one with 2GB RAM and 8GB storage. As mentioned earlier, Mi LED Smart TV 4A series consists of two LED televisions, the Mi LED TV 4A 43 inch version and a 32 inch version. [Full Article...]

China May Hike Tariffs on US Pork, Aluminum, Other Goods

China May Hike Tariffs on US Pork, Aluminum, Other Goods China, the world's largest pork producer, consumer and importer, on Friday released a hit list of U.S. goods that could face duties of up to 25 per cent, notably pork, fresh fruit and wine. Meanwhile, business groups representing companies ranging from Walmart Inc.to Amazon.com Inc. are warning USA tariffs could raise prices for consumers and sideswipe stock prices. [Full Article...]

Battle Royale Games Before PUBG and Fortnite That Didn't Cut It

Battle Royale Games Before PUBG and Fortnite That Didn't Cut It Greene made a big point of noting that the studio is rolling out the 4-by-4 map into testing much earlier than the company did with its desert map Miramar. Until its launch as an Xbox-exclusive in December , PUBG was available only on Windows. In-game purchases have been performing well for Fortnite , which has seen its monthly revenue eclipse that of PUBG in February: US$126 million vs. [Full Article...]

Facebook makes it easier to control large Messenger groups

Facebook makes it easier to control large Messenger groups And if the admin privileges are turned off, users will be automatically added to the group by just tapping the joinable link. Additionally, Facebook has said that it will now allow anyone in a group to create a "joinable link" that can be shared through any other conduit, such as email. [Full Article...]

YouTube gun channels protest tough new restrictions

YouTube gun channels protest tough new restrictions We provide the technology and tools for them to make money, whether it's ad share revenue or YouTube Spaces or the YouTube Academy program , " said David Ripert, head of YouTube Spaces Europe, Middle East and Africa in an interview with the publication Arts&Culture . [Full Article...]

Turning a bit breezy over the weekend

Turning a bit breezy over the weekend Expect a small rain chance Monday , but slightly warmer afternoon temperatures. However, it should be too weak for us to see anything more than some afternoon clouds and a 30% chance of a brief rain shower. The rest of Friday brings more of a chill. Most places will get mostly rain, however parts of northeastern South Dakota and much of Minnesota could get heavy snow later today , tonight in... [Full Article...]

India's First Android Go Smartphone, Lava Z50 Effectively Costs Rs 2400

India's First Android Go Smartphone, Lava Z50 Effectively Costs Rs 2400 The price of the device is Rs 4400 but the device is being offered with Airtel cashback offer of Rs 2,000. Users will get a cashback of Rs 2,000 and amount will be credited to the customer's Airtel Payments Bank account, maybe after 36 months. [Full Article...]

Facebook adds admin privileges for Messenger group chats

With admin privileges, you now have the power to approve new members before they join your group chat. Facebook's Messenger has been gaining in popularity for some time, gaining over 1.3 billion monthly active users, and with 2.5 million new group chats created every day previous year, it's time that administrators of those chats got some controls. [Full Article...]

Trump says Joe Biden would 'go down hard' if they fought

Trump says Joe Biden would 'go down hard' if they fought He also said any man who disrespected women was "usually the fattest, ugliest S.O.B.in the room". The President tweeted that his Democrat rival would "go down fast and hard". Highlights include threatening Kim Jong-un with his "nuclear button", posting an animated gif of him "beating up CNN " in WWE , and retweeting videos made by Britain First. [Full Article...]

Senators demand Mark Zuckerberg testify on Cambridge Analytica scandal

Senators demand Mark Zuckerberg testify on Cambridge Analytica scandal When asked by CNN's Laurie Seagall why shouldn't Facebook be regulated on Wednesday night, Zuckerberg said he was open to the idea. That data was later used by Cambridge Analytica , a consultant to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. [Full Article...]

New iOS 11 bug steals users of their privacy

New iOS 11 bug steals users of their privacy With Apple's notification system, users have the choice of displaying a preview of the notification when they receive it, or hiding it so that anyone who glances at their phone won't be able to see the contents of the notification until they unlock their device. [Full Article...]

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Sticker Book Is On Sale NOW!

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Sticker Book Is On Sale NOW! Top-of-the-range travel and hospitality firm, Travelplus Global Agency Limited yesterday in Abuja announced a wide range of packages for football fans and other stakeholders desirous of being in Russian Federation for the 21st FIFA World Cup finals. [Full Article...]

Google Assistant now makes P2P payments

Google Assistant now makes P2P payments Now you can just tell your Google Assistant on your Android smartphone to send or ask money through Google Pay . The transaction happens just by saying like, "Hey Google , request $20 from Sam for the show tonight" or "Hey Google , send Jane $15 for lunch today", and Google will handle everything. [Full Article...]

Apple to launch low-priced iPad for education next week

Apple to launch low-priced iPad for education next week In the previous years, Apple dominated the educational market, but 60 percent of the market is now dominated by Google-powered Chromebooks and Android tablets, 22 percent by PCs and 20 percent by Macs and other devices. Apple grew 3 percent previous year and leads the industry with about a quarter of the market. Overall though, Apple's number pales in comparison with those of new smartpho... [Full Article...]

John Cena WWE Could Have a Trans Wrestler ... with the Right Story

John Cena WWE Could Have a Trans Wrestler ... with the Right Story What are your thoughts on Hulk Hogan's potential return to the WWE? Cena, who has been known to heal faster than most humans from injuries, seems to be on board with the decision too, based on what he's seen over the years. In honour of Daniel Bryan's medical clearance - and return to active competition - this week, we've put together a special Flashback Friday treat. [Full Article...]

Earth Hour 2018: Kerala Governor P Sathasivam Appeals to Support Observance Tomorrow

Earth Hour 2018: Kerala Governor P Sathasivam Appeals to Support Observance Tomorrow The DILG Chief says local execs are likewise encouraged to go "Beyond the Hour" by publicly promoting renewed ways and programs of initiating change, which can include environmental projects that offices and individuals are willing to undertake throughout the year. [Full Article...]

Vivo V9 with display notch, 24MP selfie camera launched

Vivo V9 with display notch, 24MP selfie camera launched It has 64GB internal storage which is expandable up to 256GB. The smartphone will feature Face Unlock and there will be a fingerprint sensor as well. The phone measures 154.81 x 75.03 x 7.89mm and weighs 150g. As the smartphone boasts the new 19:9 aspect ratio screen, not all the applications support the native resolution, which leaves two black bars on top and bottom of the display . [Full Article...]


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