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The Uncertain Future Of Loot Boxes With the recent news that the major console manufacturers will be requiring game developers to disclose the probability of obtaining “randomized virtual items” from loot boxes, as well as Rocket League’s announcement that the game would be ditching loot boxes altogether, I wanted to discuss the shif...
03:51, 08/10/2019

This Robot Is Really Angry And Done Lifting Boxes Hello! Today we get banned for buying too many games, watch a robot get angry, learn when the Sonic movie is actually coming out and talk about fake meat at McDonald’s. It’s Morning Checkpoint!...
18:17, 05/25/2019

Look At These Star Wars Game Boxes Limited Run Games, a company that reprints classic/cult games in new boxes so collectors can enjoy them, is bringing out two old Star Wars games this week, and their packaging is pretty much perfect....
03:17, 06/25/2019

EA: Our Loot Boxes Are Actually 'Surprise Mechanics' That Are 'Quite Ethical' Given that 2017's Star Wars Battlefront II is broadly considered the tipping point in an anti-loot-box conversation that has recently led to a loot box bill in the United States senate, you might be forgiven for thinking that Electronics Arts games have loot boxes. Not so, says its VP of legal ...
05:17, 06/20/2019

Charter will integrate Hulu and Disney+ into its set-top boxes Disney and Charter Communications inked a multi-year deal today that will deliver a wide range of content -- from college sports to The Bachelor -- to Spectrum subscribers. The deal avoids a blackout of Disney-controlled networks like ABC and ESPN, r......
09:00, 08/15/2019

EA tells UK Parliament loot boxes are 'quite ethical' With loot boxes receiving heavy scrutiny lately, EA has come up with a novel explanation for what the controversial game mechanic should be considered perfectly legal. Appearing before the UK Parliament's Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee,......
20:34, 06/20/2019

Loot boxes are ‘not gambling’ says UK authority – here’s why that’s a problem It’s hard to even utter the term ‘loot boxes’ without accompanying the words with a despairing sigh. It’s the plague of gaming industry conversations, a topic which never seems to die - but it’s also a topic that shouldn’t die. Not yet. The UK Gambling ...
01:34, 07/25/2019

Far-right's influence fills EU election ballot boxes Compared to national elections, it's always more difficult getting voters to cast a ballot in EU polls. While the upcoming vote is no different, the chance to fend off the far-right put a crack in European voter apathy....
03:17, 05/18/2019

5 Best Fashion Boxes for the Perfect Yet Effortless Wardrobe So we know you have a ton of subscriptions already--we mean they are everywhere. And we're not just talking the obvious picks like Amazon Prime. We're talking subscription boxes for......
15:51, 05/31/2019

No season passes or loot boxes in Gears 5 As we count down the days until Gears 5's September release date, The Coalition has announced some more details around how players will be able to earn new content and items as they play. In a blog post on the official Gears 5 site, which puts an emphasis on creating a "player-first experi...
20:17, 06/23/2019

EA rep calls loot boxes ‘surprise mechanics’ — no, just no Electronic Arts, when called upon to defend its practice of including loot boxes in its games, chose to defend its money-maker in the most cringeworthy way possible, by comparing them to Kinder eggs. The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee yesterday heard evidence from EA an...
22:51, 06/20/2019

EA: Loot boxes actually “surprise mechanics” that are “ethical and fun” Enlarge / If this image seems irrelevant to the story, may I suggest you need to catch up on your "Spaceship Surprise" viewing. (credit: YouTube / Sesame Street) Representatives from EA and Epic Games spoke in front of a UK parliamentary panel Wednesday (transcript). They were there to defend the ...
20:17, 06/20/2019

Rocket League Is Ditching Loot Boxes Psyonix announced in a blog today that its car soccer game Rocket League will be leaving loot boxes behind in a move aimed at “creating the best possible experience for our players all over the world.”...
00:34, 08/07/2019

Ringing the changes: how Britain’s red phone boxes are being given new life It’s a design classic, but in these days of ubiquitous mobile phones, only 10,000 of the red kiosks remain on the streets. Can they survive the next decade?John Farmer, who describes himself as an activist shareholder, is a man with a mission – to save Britain’s red phone boxes. These were once a fe...
16:00, 08/27/2019

Both Democrats And Republicans Agree: Loot Boxes Bad Earlier this week, Republican senator Josh Hawley announced a bill that would regulate the use of loot boxes and microtransactions in “games played by minors.” But aren’t Republicans typically against any type of regulation on the free market? On this week’s Kotaku Splitscreen, we talk about the ide...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Orange stops broadcasting Altice's TV channels via its boxes Orange, France's biggest telecoms operator, stopped broadcasting free of charge TV channels controlled by rival Altice Europe in France on Thursday morning as a dispute on fees intensified, a spokesman said....
14:17, 09/05/2019

Amazon Prime Video is coming to Optimum set-top boxes Believe it or not, Prime Video still has some devices left to conquer. Altice has unveiled plans to bring Amazon's service to Optimum and Suddenlink subscribers using the Altice One platform. It'll be available both directly on the set-top box (abo......
19:19, 09/16/2019

UK officials call for loot boxes to be regulated like gambling Regulators in both the US and the UK have been investigating the loot box mechanics found in many games to see if they should be considered gambling. The UK Government's Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport Committee has now released a......
19:00, 09/12/2019

U.S. Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Loot Boxes And Pay-To-Win Microtransactions Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) today announced a bill that would ban loot boxes and pay-to-win microtransactions in “games played by minors,” a broad label that the senator says will include both games designed for kids under 18 and games “whose developers knowingly allow minor players to engage in micr...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Huggies puts dads on its diaper boxes for first time (CNN) –  Huggies has finally caught on. For the first time ever, the company is featuring dads with babies in ads and packaging. This is quite a shift for the company that once got criticism for ads that portrayed fathers as disconnected from their kids. There are seven different box designs in the ...
02:17, 07/19/2019

Mamata Banerjee's New Jab At BJP Involves Z Plus Security And Cash Boxes Reopening the debate over the box unloaded at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helipad at Chitraguda, Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today claimed BJP leaders with Z Plus security were evading......
01:34, 05/11/2019

Despite backlash, loot boxes could be essential to gaming’s future Enlarge / Some might object to using a slot machine to illustrate a piece on loot boxes, but Juniper directly calls them "a form of in-game gambling" so... (credit: Wikimedia Commons) With all the controversy, scrutiny, and international regulation randomized video game loot boxes are facing these...
12:17, 05/02/2019

Store Your Summer Shoes (and More) In These Cheap Sterlite Boxes If you’re putting away your sandals and water shoes for the winter, these Sterlite storage boxes are perfectly sized for the task, or for any number of other organizational needs....
06:51, 09/13/2019

Drop rates for loot boxes to be disclosed on consoles Three major gaming console makers will require publishers to declare the drop rates for any loot boxes on their games from next year, amid concerns the feature promotes addiction....
19:00, 08/08/2019

Lawyers almost made 'click to accept TOS' boxes disappear forever Could simply visiting a website bind you to its terms of service? Luckily, not in the near future. A controversial vote of the American Law Institute on Tuesday on a sweeping change to consumer contract law was postponed after hours of heated debate......
03:00, 05/22/2019

Free Televisions, Set-Top-Boxes In JioFiber Welcome Offer: Mukesh Ambani JioFiber customers who opt for our annual plans which the company calls Jio-Forever plans, will get an HD or 4K LED television and a 4K set-top-box absolutely free....
11:40, 08/12/2019

Malaysia would very much like the United States to stop sending it boxes of trash If a package showed up at your doorstep containing nothing more than garbage you’d probably demand to know where it came from and, once you figured that out, would likely want to return the trash to its rightful owner. That’s exactly what the entire country of Malaysia is attempting to d...
08:34, 05/29/2019

Minister Jitendra Singh Distributes Free Set-Top Boxes In J&K's Kathua Union Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh on Sunday distributed free DD dish TV set top boxes among people residing near the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district....
11:00, 07/01/2019

UK committee condemns loot boxes (‘surprise mechanics’) as gambling The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee today released their conclusions from their investigation into addictive game mechanics. While the report is a long one not solely focused on games or loot boxes, the committee firmly condemns the use of such mechanics, in spite of atte...
02:01, 09/14/2019

Upgrade Your Home or Business's Security With Today's Gold Boxes Whether you’re trying to make your home or business safer, Amazon has a few discounts for you. Today’s Gold Box is stocked full of security gear from companies like LaView, TRENDnet, Zmodo and TP-Link....
22:17, 05/09/2019

Home Office under fire over 'racist' #knifefree chicken boxes The Home Office has been branded "crude" and "offensive" over an attempt to tackle knife crime with the distribution of #knifefree boxes to chicken shops....
22:00, 08/16/2019

Schumer calls for ‘black boxes’ in helicopters after fatal NYC crash The Federal Aviation Administration should require that all helicopters be outfitted with the same sort of “black boxes” that record flight information and cockpit conversations in commercial airplanes, US Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday. Schumer (D-New York) cited last week’s deadl...
21:17, 06/16/2019

Group Sets Up Tip Boxes In Garrard Co. To Help Find Savannah Spurlock GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A group in Garrard County is putting out tip boxes in hopes of receiving information leading them to missing mother Savannah Spurlock. Spurlock was seen on surveillance footage leaving The Other Bar in Lexington with men in January. Investigators say she then went...
02:34, 06/14/2019

Bundesliga: Leroy Sane would tick several boxes at Bayern Munich Bayern Munich have made no secret of their interest in Leroy Sane, who has impressed for both Manchester City and Germany. But how likely is a transfer to the Bundesliga and why exactly do the German champions want him?...
15:34, 06/13/2019

Black boxes recovered from Russian Aeroflot crash that killed 41 The black box flight recorders have been recovered from the Aeroflot plane crash site at the Moscow airport where at least 41 people died, Russian officials said Monday....
16:34, 05/06/2019

UK Parliament: Ban all loot boxes until evidence proves they’re safe for kids Enlarge / UK Parliament sends a clear signal: loot boxes in series like FIFA are on notice. (credit: EA / Machkovech) UK Parliament published a wide-ranging inquiry on Thursday looking into the rise of "immersive and addictive technologies" and what the British government should do to recognize ma...
23:00, 09/12/2019

The best Now TV pass offers, boxes and voucher deal prices in May 2019 Now TV pass offers are our speciality here at TechRadar as we're here to find you the cheapest Now TV Box or Now TV Stick deals on the net. We're all over the latest Now TV voucher prices too as we compare the latest deals directly from Now TV and retailers around the UK. If you're al...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Jack in the Box will serve 'Tiny Tacos' that come in boxes with special dipping sauces Jack in the Box Jack in the Box's famous tacos are now available in bite-size form. The new "Tiny Tacos" are being tested in Dallas and Austin, Texas, and Fresno, California. At the Texas locations a box of 25 tacos costs $5, while the Fresno shops are charging $3 for 15 tacos. Visit INSIDER's home...
04:17, 07/04/2019

Govt urged to crack down on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players rack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
09:17, 09/13/2019

How eight elderly men nicknamed the 'Bad Grandpas' robbed $20M from safety deposit boxes in London A group of elderly men nicknamed the "Bad Grandpas" robbed an estimated $20 million in jewels from an underground deposit facility in London through some audacious means, a new book describes....
16:00, 04/29/2019

Recycle Those Takeout Boxes and Upgrade To These Food Containers Like A Real Adult Perhaps just as pervasive as the famed junk drawer, or the stash of plastic bags under the sink we’d feel guilty just throwing away, everyone has that one chaotic shelf or cabinet where they keep their food storage containers....
07:00, 06/04/2019

The best Now TV pass offers, boxes and voucher deal prices in July 2019 Now TV pass offers are our speciality here at TechRadar as we're here to find you the cheapest Now TV Boxes and HDMI Stick deals on the net. We're all over the latest Now TV voucher prices too as we compare the latest deals directly from the website and retailers around the UK. If you&apos...
17:51, 07/29/2019

Govt urged to crackdown on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players rack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
09:34, 09/12/2019

Senate bill would ban paid loot boxes in games aimed at kids Efforts to crack down on loot boxes in the US might be underway in earnest. Senator Josh Hawley has introduced a bill, the Protecting Children from Abusive Games Act, that would bar games from including paid loot boxes, pay-to-win mechanics and othe......
07:34, 05/09/2019

Senator Hawley announces bill banning loot boxes, pay-to-win mechanics Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) (credit: Senate.gov) Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) today announced plans to introduce "The Protecting Children from Abusive Games Act," which would target "the exploitation of children through 'pay-to-win' and 'loot box' monetization practices by the video game industry," a...
09:00, 05/09/2019

The best Now TV pass offers, boxes and voucher deal prices in August 2019 Now TV pass offers are our speciality here at TechRadar as we're here to find you the cheapest Now TV Boxes and HDMI Stick deals on the net. We're all over the latest Now TV voucher prices too as we compare the latest deals directly from the website and retailers around the UK. If you&apos...
21:17, 08/13/2019

48 pounds of cocaine found in banana boxes at Washington grocery store Employees at a Washington state grocery store found $550,000 worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas meant for sale, local law enforcement officials said Thursday....
10:00, 08/23/2019

Delivery Of 100 Boxes Of Pasta With Raw Chicken Confuses Hong Kong Police Hong Kong police, embroiled in the 14th week of protests in the city, received a peculiar delivery Friday night: 100 boxes of pasta topped with chunks of raw, pink chicken....
05:51, 09/08/2019

In U.K. Chicken Boxes, Drumsticks, Thighs and Tough Talk on Knife Crime Some British fried chicken outlets will offer boxes with warnings about knife crime, a hot-button political issue. Critics called the campaign wasteful and offensive....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Amazon warehouses use machines that can pack boxes 5 times faster than humans Amazon is rolling out machines to a number of warehouses, designed to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer orders.Read More...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Video game ‘loot boxes’ would be outlawed in many games under forthcoming federal bill Video games popular among kids would be prohibited from offering "loot boxes," or randomized assortments of digital weapons, clothing and other items that can be purchased for a fee, under new federal legislation previewed by Republican Sen. Josh Hawley Wednesday....
18:17, 05/08/2019

Microsoft is addressing tough paradigms on the intelligent edge with Azure Data Boxes Computing on the edge takes many forms. Sometimes it's a tiny $1 chip. Sometimes it's a refrigerator-sized data box that you have to mail to Microsoft.Read More...
00:00, 05/11/2019

You Can Now Read The Proposed Senate Bill That Would Ban Loot Boxes In Games Aimed At Kids As expected, Republican Senator Josh Hawley from Missouri has introduced a bill that would ban the inclusion of “pay-to-win microtransactions and sales of loot boxes in minor-oriented games.” It would not affect cosmetic items and also has a long way to go before it could become law....
22:17, 05/23/2019

Black Ops 4's 'Apocalypse' Brings Fan-Favorite Maps And Modes (And More Annoying Loot Boxes) The undead apocalypse started spreading across Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 on July 9, bringing zombie-themed content that features brand new maps as well as plenty of nostalgia for Call of Duties past....
01:34, 07/11/2019

After Epic purchase, Psyonix removes random loot boxes from Rocket League Yeeeeeehawwwww! (credit: Psyonix) Players looking for specific cosmetic items in Rocket League will have an easier time buying them directly in the near future. That's because developer Psyonix has announced that later this year, it will "remove all paid, randomized Crates from Rocket League, repl...
10:00, 08/08/2019

Over $1M worth of cocaine found hidden in banana boxes at Washington Safeway stores Officials in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding over $1 million worth of cocaine that was hidden in boxes of bananas....
19:00, 08/23/2019

Watch this man casually turn Amazon boxes into awesome, anime-inspired weaponry As an online shopper, recycling cardboard boxes is probably the most annoying (but necessary) routines to engage in. You’ve got the joy of opening something you just bought from a multi-billion dollar corporation, but the onus is on you, the customer, to clean up its mess. You’re then met with a the...
22:02, 09/13/2019

On the Rookout for live data: Instant observability to fix software bugs and open AI black boxes Getting data to debug your code while running in production, without stopping or redeploying it. Whatever you may be running, wherever you may be running it. And now, with support for open source machine learning frameworks Apache Spark and Tensorflow added to the mix. This is what startup Rookout p...
18:34, 05/08/2019

Huggies' new Special Delivery diapers feature dads and moms on the boxes with babies Huggies' new Special Delivery diapers feature dads front and center with babies. It's the first time dads have been featured on the brand's diapers.       ...
07:17, 07/16/2019

Loot Crate Files for Bankruptcy and Lays Off Workers But Promises to Ship Remaining Boxes Loot Crate was once the go-to company for monthly shipments of geek and gamer gear, but now its stock has run dry. The company is filing for bankruptcy and has laid off dozens of employees, on top of the 150 warehouse workers who were let go last month. Loot Crate plans to ship all remaining boxes t...
21:51, 08/13/2019

Bomb-making materials found in boxes for homeless donated to church in North Carolina Authorities found bomb-making materials inside donated boxes designated to benefit the homeless at a warehouse near a church in North Carolina, according to a report....
01:51, 06/28/2019

UK government gets backlash for featuring anti-knife crime campaign on fried chicken boxes The British government has been mocked and criticized for putting advertisements meant to discourage knife crime on boxes of takeout fried chicken, according to multiple reports....
06:00, 08/15/2019

FX as a Trade War Tool? Does the Chinese yuan's value against the U.S. dollar have a ceiling? It weakens when trade war tensions rise and appreciates when a deal seems likely....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony are taking a stand on 'loot boxes' by forcing new games to disclose their odds (MSFT, SNE, NTDOY) Blizzard Entertainment Loot boxes are digital merchandise that offer a mix of randomized video game rewards at a fixed price. Video game companies have defended the use of "surprise mechanics" like loot boxes, and these sorts of microtransactions have generated millions in revenue for popular games...
06:34, 08/08/2019

Fed Considers New Tool for a Downturn Federal Reserve officials are weighing whether to use a tool known as the countercyclical capital buffer, which could reduce the risk of a credit crunch in a downturn....
17:56, 08/12/2019

Kelly Brook's renovation on hold: radio host applies to build bat boxes after survey uncovers colony in cottage roof Kelly Brook and her boyfriend Jeremy Parisi need to find ways to house the protected bats in their roof space, before their home renovation can go ahead....
17:00, 09/04/2019

‘Racist, or, at Best, Unfathomably Stupid.’ Britons Finding it Hard to Swallow Campaign to Curb Knife Crime With Ads on Fried Chicken Boxes The latest attempt by the British government to tackle a rise in knife attacks among young people has been widely criticized as ineffective and racially-insensitive. The U.K. Home Office — the government department responsible for security and law enforcement — launched a campaign earlie...
03:00, 08/24/2019

I tried Dailylook, a personal-styling service that sends curated boxes of clothing to try on at home — the brands it carries are on the pricey side, but the selections were spot-on Dailylook I don't enjoy shopping, but I do still have opinions about and want control over what I wear. I love personal styling services because they choose clothing for me while taking into consideration my style and preferences. I tried one called Dailylook, which used my personal Style Profile,...
13:00, 08/06/2019

CRISPR tool used on HIV patient for first time The 27-year-old patient's prospects were bleak. In May 2016, he found out he had AIDS. Two weeks later, he was told he had acute lymphoblastic leukemia....
17:01, 09/13/2019

Google job search tool under EU microscope EU regulators are checking Google for Jobs to see if the company unfairly favors its fast-growing tool for searching job listings, Europe's antitrust chief said on Tuesday....
18:34, 08/27/2019

Get At Those Hard to Reach Screws With This $10 Tool Set If you’re the kind of person who scoffs in the face of warranties and wants to repair their own phone, this $10 tool kit (with promo code HA7HHRYWHH) has every tiny screwdriver you could need to open up most gadgets, plus a flex shaft for reaching into tight spaces, say, inside a PC case.Read more.....
15:17, 05/30/2019

What do tech giants know about you? A new tool shows you just how much We rely on social media and smartphone apps, from dating and connecting to online shopping and browsing the web. We constantly give out private data online -- but what exactly do we share with these platforms?...
14:17, 05/08/2019

NordVPN ups security with new encryption tool NordVPN is known for providing VPN services to users around the world and now the company is expanding its offerings with the announcement of a new tool for securing files stored locally or in the cloud.The company's new cybersecurity tool called NordLocker will secure files stored on a user&ap...
21:51, 05/30/2019

Stop Being a Tool for Asshole Anonymous Sources BREAKING news in the EPIC civil WAR in the Democratic Party! The DEMS are in DISARRAY! The Hill got the JUICY DEETS: One ANONYMOUS ASSHOLE says AOC is a FAKE WOMAN OF COLOR and PUPPET for WHITE LIBS:...
21:34, 07/12/2019

Watch HBO for Free With Its New 'Recommended by Humans' Tool Now you don’t need an HBO subscription to watch some of HBO’s most popular programs. Today the network launched a new “Recommended By Humans” tool that will allow anyone to stream over 50 free episodes, movies, and documentaries—provided they were recommended by, well, a human....
02:00, 08/08/2019

Watch out, StreetEasy — a new NYC house-hunting tool is here Many New York City property owners are so bold as to buy their pads sight unseen. And even those lucky enough to tour the apartments they end up buying may lack important information that could inform their decisions. To arm prospective buyers and renters with as much information as possible about p...
02:51, 05/30/2019

Tool is making its music available for streaming for the first time ever Look, we can’t believe it, either, but the new Tool album that’s been percolating for, oh, 13 years is really, truly arriving on August 30. To help convince skeptical brains that this isn’t some cruel prank, the band has shared the LP’s title: Fear Inoculum, which sounds appropriately Tool-ian....
00:51, 07/31/2019

This AI-powered autocompleter tool can speed up your coding Gmail‘s autocomplete feature is such a boon when you’re replying to a ton of emails and want to send quick responses. If you’ve been dreaming of a similar feature for programming, you’ll be glad to know that TabNine can now help write your code, thanks to its new AI-powered autocompler that integrat...
11:17, 07/25/2019

Facebook opens up its AI tool to OpenStreetMap users Plugging a new address into your smartphone's map app can show you where to go in seconds. But in places like rural Bangladesh and Indonesia, there are millions of miles of roads that are still uncharted territory. Facebook now hopes its AI technolog......
15:34, 07/23/2019

Don't Screw Up: Get This 170-Piece Crescent Tool Set While It's on Sale For $85 A good tool set is hard to find, but choosing to take advantage of the deal on this one is easy: The very positively reviewed 170-piece Crescent Mechanics Tool Set is on sale for $85. And not to throw a wrench in your day, but there’s no telling how long this deal will last, so be sure to purchase y...
20:17, 05/29/2019

Facebook built a tool to track misinformation about itself Facebook isn't just concerned with the fake news, conspiracy theories and malicious content spread on its platforms. It's also worried about the rumors spread about its platform. According to Bloomberg, the company has a special software program call......
18:00, 07/08/2019

A new tool detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy A new tool developed by researchers from the USC Information Sciences Institute (USC ISI) may prove to be a major help in the ongoing war against deepfakes. The tool focuses on subtle face and head movements as well as artifacts in files to determine......
00:00, 06/22/2019

In Baltimore and Beyond, a Stolen N.S.A. Tool Wreaks Havoc American cities are being hijacked with an N.S.A. cyberweapon that has already done billions of dollars in damage overseas. The N.S.A. will say nothing....
19:34, 05/25/2019

Facebook introduces a scam ad reporting tool in the UK Facebook has launched a new reporting tool designed to tackle scam ads. The feature lets UK Facebook users flag online ads that link to dubious get-rich-quick schemes or questionable cryptocurrency sales, which will then be reviewed by a dedicated an......
15:00, 07/16/2019

How to use Micropad as a synchronized note-taking tool Find out how to install and sync a mobile note-taking tool, which offers a couple of unique features that might appeal to open source users who want a bit more control over what is synched....
21:34, 05/01/2019

Ransomware attacks in US cities are using a stolen NSA tool The ransomware attacks in Baltimore and other US cities appear to have a common thread: they're using NSA tools on the agency's home soil. In-the-know security experts talking to the New York Times said the malware in the cyberattacks is using the NS......
21:51, 05/25/2019

This $5 Keychain Tool Includes a Knife Sharpener, Because Why Not? We’ve seen keychain multitools before. We’ve even seen keychain multitools for $5. But Lansky’s is the first we’ve ever seen that includes a built-in knife sharpener....
22:00, 05/03/2019

Avoid Plagiarism With Google's New Assignments Tool Google is making it easier for teachers to crack down on cheaters this year, as well as for students to make sure they’re not accidentally copying someone else’s work....
13:34, 08/15/2019

New tool helps the visually impaired surf the web For those who can’t see well, hearing is believing. A new tool aims to help the visually impaired better browse the internet using high-tech speakers and a virtual assistant. Voice Exploration, Retrieval and Search (VERSE) merges elements of screen readers and voice assistants to create an ins...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million years ago...
22:00, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Google job search tool under EU microscope EU regulators are checking Google for Jobs to see if the company unfairly favours its fast-growing tool for searching job listings, Europe's antitrust chief said on Tuesday....
18:00, 08/27/2019

PwC has a new cryptocurrency auditing tool… and actually, it sounds alright One of the Big Four financial auditing and business services firms, PwC, wants to lend a hand to cryptocurrency businesses and help them keep track of their blockchain transactions. In an announcement released yesterday, PwC says the addition will be made to its suite of auditing tools called Halo. ...
14:17, 06/20/2019

Angst over 'pay to win' prompts FTC workshop on loot boxes in video games The Federal Trade Commission is hosting a public workshop Wednesday to discuss the use of 'loot boxes' in video games.       ...
19:34, 08/07/2019

This tool offers a new way to estimate next year's tax refund A new IRS online tool could turn out to be pretty useful for those trying to get a better handle on how much they're withholding in taxes.       ...
01:00, 08/17/2019

Facebook launches UK reporting tool to clamp down on scam ads Social media firm to investigate users’ complaints and take down violating postsFresh efforts to tackle scam adverts across Facebook are being introduced in the UK following action taken by the consumer champion Martin Lewis.The social media company is releasing a scam ads reporting tool, with a spe...
20:34, 07/16/2019

Ookla's New Interactive Map Is a Helpful Tool for Understanding 5G Coverage As we continue to wade through the early days of 5G, there are a lot of issues to contend with. There aren’t a lot of 5G-ready devices, and some of the handsets that are available like the Galaxy S10 5G are ridiculously expensive. Heck, only two of the U.S.’s four big carriers have even flipped the ...
01:00, 05/15/2019

Tool, one of the last streaming holdouts, caves ahead of new album If you're like me, you probably came to terms a long time ago with the fact we might not ever hear that "new Tool album." Welp, it looks like I was wrong. The band announced on Instagram today that its first album in 13 years, Fear Inoculum, will be......
06:51, 07/30/2019

Facebook Is Rolling out a Tool to Limit Data Gathering SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps. The company said Tuesday that...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Facebook launches 'clear history' tool – but it won't delete anything Feature ‘disconnects’ data from a user’s account and shows extent of tracking apparatusFacebook has launched its “clear history” feature more than a year after it was first promised by Mark Zuckerberg as part of damage control efforts after the Cambridge Analytica revelations.The new feature, part o...
07:00, 08/21/2019

How the messaging app ‘bthere’ became a sexual assault prevention tool For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. This story explores how the app bthere wants to combat and prevent sexual assault on college campuses using group mes...
19:17, 05/21/2019

This AI-powered tool helps you write effective and inclusive job ads HR departments everywhere, here’s a little secret: Women don’t respond well to job ads requesting “superstars” or “ninjas.” This is what hiring platform Unitive discovered in 2015 (Unitive is currently part of HR-software company TalVista) when researching how to take the gender bias out of the empl...
16:17, 07/09/2019

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps. (Aug. 21)       ...
18:34, 08/22/2019

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 firearms, long before he was convicted of any crime. But when a Tennessee father became alarmed about his son after receiving a suicidal text message,...
22:00, 08/24/2019

Google’s Parrotron is an AI tool for people with speech impediments Google's Parrotron is an AI tool that makes disfluent speech from people with impediments more intelligible to both people and automatic speech recognizers.Read More...
21:17, 07/17/2019

For 'tariff man' Trump, levies start looking like goal, not tool President Trump’s tariffs are looking like an end goal rather than a tool and more tangible than any of the deals the president has promised. And that, economists agree, bodes badly for the U.S. and global economies....
23:17, 05/14/2019

Tackle Tiny DIY Projects With This $16 Cordless Rotary Tool If you don’t have the DIY inclinations to justify purchasing a real Dremel, this 3.7V cordless rotary tool from Tacklife is a low-power alternative for $16 with promo code 7UVGHSV2....
21:00, 05/15/2019

Facebook expands 'Local Alert' tool in bid to help in emergencies Facebook announced on Tuesday that it was rolling out a tool that aims to provide users with potentially life-saving information in emergencies, as it seeks to improve its public image and play down its reputation as a network that aids the spread of misinformation....
02:34, 08/28/2019

This tool lets you check if a website is blocked in China China‘s Great Firewall just got higher as Wikipedia has been added to Beijing’s no-no list. The government hasn’t explained why it’s blocking the free online encyclopedia, but frankly it’s not surprising. Shutting down a platform that has endless information makes sense if the mere presence of Winni...
19:51, 05/14/2019

Quick Question: Car Detailing Tool Or Suicide Device? Take a look at that picture up there. It’s from an old ad for a car accessory, and, yes, it’s a hose that connects right to your car’s exhaust pipe. So, what’s this thing for? Quietly ending all the pain of existence or getting shreds of errant taco cheese out of the seats?...
06:51, 08/31/2019

This AI tool is smart enough to spot AI-generated articles and tweets Researchers from Harvard University and MIT-IBM Watson Lab have created an AI-powered tool for spotting AI-generated text. Dubbed Giant Language Model Test Room (GLTR), the system aims to detect whether a specific piece of text was generated by a language model algorithm. You can give the tool a spi...
13:17, 07/29/2019

Chimps that mash potatoes challenge our understanding of tool use Chimps have figured out how to use sticks to mash potatoes. The finding could prompt a rethink of the role of culture in our hominin ancestors’ use of tools...
20:17, 05/21/2019

The Online Tool That Helps---and Hinders?---College Applicants Students who apply to college with the help of an online platform that shows where their peers were accepted or rejected are more likely to get into their own choices—but they also may be deterred from applying to highly selective schools....
20:51, 05/03/2019

Instagram adds tool for reporting false information Instagram is adding an option for users to report posts they think are false, as the Facebook-owned photo-sharing site tries to stem misinformation.Read More...
05:34, 08/16/2019

Coinbase lets you copy its top cryptocurrency traders with new tool Coinbase has today launched a tool that enables users to see information based on the activity of its top traders.  As part of the new launch, customers will see the anonymized data of the top 10 percent of users and can use the information to create their own cryptocurrency investment strategy. Dat...
15:17, 07/18/2019

Play Now, Pay Later: How Loans Became Soccer’s Favored Accounting Tool Loan-to-buy deals are on the rise, favored because they allow top clubs to comply with Financial Fair Play regulations without losing any of their purchasing power....
23:00, 08/24/2019

Steam's New Customizable AI Tool Scans Your Playtime And Tells You What To Buy Next Just days after the end of a summer sale that laid bare many of Steam’s issues with helping people discover new games, Valve has announced a new section dedicated to “experiments around discoverability, video, machine learning, and more.” It’s called Steam Labs, and the first bits of mad video game ...
22:17, 07/11/2019

Dodgeball is a tool of ‘oppression’ used to ‘dehumanize’ others, researchers argue Canadian researchers interviewed students about gym class and compared their responses about dodgeball to political theorist Iris Marion Young’s “Five Faces of Oppression.”...
22:17, 06/07/2019

Tableau is the must-know tool for data pros. Start learning for $25 Knowing how to turn data into visual representations that an audience can understand is a highly sought after skill, a skill you can master with the training in The Mastering Tableau Certification Bundle. You can get the entire package now for just $25, over 90 percent off, from TNW Deals....
04:17, 09/13/2019

Top Sikh Body Being Used As A Tool By Akali Dal, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday yet again called Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal as "an ill-informed woman" and asked her to "stop exploiting" the issue of 550th birth anniversary......
21:51, 09/16/2019

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they’re up to. The open source tool, called IoT Inspector, is available for download here. (Currently it’s Mac OS only, with a wait list for Windows or Linux.) In...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Adobe Unveils AI Tool That Can Detect Photoshopped Faces Adobe, along with researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, have trained artificial intelligence (AI) to detect facial manipulation in images edited using the Photoshop software....
20:00, 06/15/2019

Facebook Expands Availability of Local News Tool in the US The tool lets Facebook users opt into local information, including news articles, missing-person alerts, local election results, road closures, and crime report....
14:17, 09/13/2019

Christian Yelich and reimagining the 'five-tool player' in 2019 He's one of the five best players in baseball. But the Brewers star isn't actually "a five-tool player." Here's how that term is misunderstood -- and why it could use a refresh....
17:51, 05/23/2019

Singapore to launch QR identity verification tool for businesses Government says it will introduce in third-quarter 2019 a tool called SG-Verify, which will enable businesses to perform secure identity verification and data transfer via QR scans for use cases such as visitor registration and customer acquisition....
11:17, 05/28/2019

Apple offers tool for diabetics that integrates with its Health app Apple has long been rumored to be working on a way for the Apple Watch to noninvasively monitor the blood glucose levels of its users. This reading is used by diabetics to determine how much insulin they need to take before eating and usually requires a finger stick to draw blood. Such a feature for...
05:51, 06/28/2019

Whiny researchers slam dodgeball as a tool of ‘oppression’ These researchers were clearly last picks. Forget famine, war and disease, the real tool of oppression, at least according to three Canadian researchers, is dodgeball. “The message is that it’s okay to hurt or dehumanize the ‘other,’ ” researcher Joy Butler, a professor who s...
05:51, 06/08/2019

Nearly Rs. 1,000 Software Tool Helps Skip WhatsApp Controls In Election WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as nearly Rs 1,000 are helping the digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions set up by the world's most popular......
12:17, 05/15/2019

Volvo: Mixed-reality tool is car development 'game changer' Volvo says the tool will allow designers and engineers to drive next-generation vehicles years before they exist, saving time and money while improving safety....
03:51, 05/30/2019

Blizzard Creates Tool To Help Old World Of Warcraft Buddies Find Each Other If you’ve been a lapsed World of Warcraft player for the past 10-plus years, you’ve probably let some relationships fall by the wayside—for example, the entire guild that formed the core of your social life when you were in a suffocatingly small Christian high school in Texas. Maybe you’ve found you...
02:34, 08/08/2019

Self-driving car service open sources new tool for securing firmware Enlarge (credit: Collin Mulliner) Developing and maintaining secure firmware for tablets, cars, and IoT devices is hard. Often, the firmware is initially developed by a third party rather than in-house. And it can be tough as projects move from inception and prototyping to full-force engineering a...
21:00, 08/07/2019

This AI tool is translating 2,000 African languages in a bid to boost local economies A digital platform called OBTranslate that aims to translate more than 2,000 African languages to enable rural dwellers to gain easy access to global markets has been launched. According to its creator, 63 per cent of the population in Sub-Saharan Africa do not have access to global markets because ...
12:34, 06/01/2019

Buckle up, kids: Tool's first new song in 13 years is more than 10 minutes long Tool made a lot of dreams come true last week when it made its sizable back catalog available for streaming for the very first time. That, and, one can assume, his “feud” with the Bieber household, was all in service to the upcoming release of Fear Inoculum, the prog-metal outfit’s first new album i...
18:00, 08/07/2019

New law enforcement hacking tool can unlock most iPhone, Android handsets The three-way struggle between criminal hackers, law enforcement and privacy-centric tech companies is constantly evolving. Today's smart devices have implemented increasingly tough security measures to protect users' personal data, while criminals seek to unlock them for various nefarious...
06:00, 06/17/2019

From Tool to Taylor Swift, here’s the new music coming to your ears in August July was a slow month for music, but the otherwise sluggish month of August is looking positively lively with new releases. Rap collective and self-proclaimed “boy band” Brockhampton has promised its new album, Ginger, will be out in August, as has Lana Del Rey, whose Norman Fucking Rockwell will co...
20:17, 08/02/2019

Having Broadband Issues? This Tool Helps You Learn Local Laws Washington disputes get the headlines, but much US telecom policy is determined by states and cities. A nonprofit has catalogued the rules and put them online....
23:51, 07/31/2019

Google's new tool will help European retailers improve their online experience Google has launched a new tool called Grow My Store to help European retailers improve their online experience as consumers have grown more demanding about the information and service they expect online.Retailers across Europe are struggling to meet these expectations which is why the search giant&a...
05:17, 05/15/2019

Screenplay Software Adds Tool to Assess a Script’s Inclusiveness Final Draft, popular among screenwriters, has added a feature to judge characters’ gender, race and more. The goal is to provide guidance before a project is greenlit....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Facebook rolls out tool that could block those creepy targeted ads on your feed SAN FRANCISCO — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps. The company said Tuesday it is adding a ...
22:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook Begins Rolling Out New Tool to See Which of Its Data Pals Are Monitoring You As Facebook works to undo the damage of years of user data scandals—ostensibly with an overhauled focus on “privacy,” or something—part of that effort has involved rolling out features geared at greater transparency that, quite frankly, should have been introduced years ago. But here we are.Read mor...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Redfin’s newest online tool cuts out the buyer’s agent As part of the program, on Redfin-listed homes, consumers are given two options: buy with an agent or make an offer without an agent using Redfin software....
16:34, 06/04/2019

New 'Off-Facebook' tool lets users hide tracks from advertisers Facebook launched a new tool Tuesday that allows users to clear out their browsing history for apps and websites away from the social network, which can be sold to advertisers....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Instagram's New Fact-Checking Tool May Have Limited Impact on Disinformation Researchers worry that a new feature giving Instagram users the power to flag false news on the platform won't do much to head off efforts to use disinformation to sow political discord in 2020....
13:00, 08/23/2019

Cornerstone intros Conversations, a team-based feedback tool The company announced several new products on Tuesday that aim to bring more team-based features and mobile-friendly services to its talent management software portfolio....
21:34, 06/04/2019

Instagram adds tool for users to flag false information Instagram is adding an option for users to report posts they think are false, the company announced on Thursday, as the Facebook-owned photo-sharing site tries to stem misinformation and other abuses on its platform....
09:00, 08/16/2019

Nike says you might be wearing the wrong size shoe, so it created an AR tool to help Nike announced a new feature coming to its iOS app this summer called Nike Fit. Using AR, you can scan your feet to find the right shoe size.        ...
22:34, 05/09/2019

Gene editing tool could treat many diseases created by mutations The use of gene editing to eliminate diseases has numerous challenges, including the not-so-small problem of dealing with mutation-based conditions like Huntington's. Existing approaches that replace the gene could cause damage. Salk Institute scie......
15:34, 08/26/2019

Israeli Firm Tied to Tool That Uses WhatsApp Flaw to Spy on Activists Researchers said the NSO Group had found a vulnerability, which was disclosed Monday, that was used to target the iPhone of a human-rights lawyer in London and perhaps others....
08:17, 05/14/2019

Google’s ‘Assignments’ tool flags plagiarism and missing sources Google is setting out to make plagiarism harder than ever. The search giant today announced the launch of Assignments, a new grading software for higher education instructors who use G Suite for Education. Formerly known as Coursework, Assignments wi......
00:34, 08/15/2019

Daniel Jacobs has the biggest tool to beat Canelo Alvarez LAS VEGAS — When Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs stood face-to-face at their weigh-in Friday afternoon, apparently there wasn’t enough room in T-Mobile Arena for both of their heads. In a battle for space they butted noggins. Then they began pushing each other and soon it became a “hold me b...
09:51, 05/04/2019

Comcast's Sky adopts CFlight tool to improve data for advertisers Comcast Corp unit Sky said on Wednesday it has adopted a new tool to improve audience data for its advertisers, as Comcast looks to expand its reach following its $40 billion acquisition of the UK pay-TV provider....
14:34, 05/01/2019

Mozilla Has a New Tool for Tricking Advertisers Into Believing You're Filthy Rich If you notice the ads being served to you are eerily similar to stuff you were just browsing online, it’s not all in your head, and it’s the insidious truth of existing online without installing a bunch of browser extensions. But there’s now a tool that, while comically absurd in execution, can stic...
22:17, 06/26/2019

Huawei says alleged router 'backdoor' is standard network tool Vodafone found security failings in firm’s internet routers a decade agoVodafone discovered security failings in Huawei internet routers used by millions of people almost a decade ago.Europe’s biggest mobile phone operator said on Tuesday that it found “vulnerabilities” in consumer equipment supplie...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Snapchat employees reportedly snooped on users with 'SnapLion' tool A bombshell Motherboard report reveals that employees across several departments at Snapchat can view user location information, saved Snaps, phone numbers and email address through a tool known as SnapLion. It's not clear exactly how widespread abus......
06:17, 05/24/2019

Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink ‘news deserts’ SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to learn. The social media giant said Thursday it is expanding its “Today In...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Firefox’s new tool fools advertisers into thinking you love hip gear It might be annoying for you if an ad follows you everywhere on the internet after you search for a product. Well, the folks at Firefox have developed a new tool that opens 100 tabs in your browser to throw off advertisers. Track This lets you choose from four profiles: Hypebeast, Filthy Rich, Dooms...
19:17, 06/27/2019

Prediction tool helps identify people at high risk for HIV Researchers have developed a new tool to pinpoint patients at high risk for contracting HIV to provide them with preventive preexposure prophylaxis treatment....
02:34, 07/09/2019

'His only tool is racism': why Trump's bigoted tirade could be a vote winner The president seems to regard divisive, nativist rhetoric as his best chance of staying in the White House. Analysts say he may be rightIt was foul and repugnant. But was it a vote winner?Donald Trump’s bigoted tirade against four congresswoman of colour, telling them to “go back” to the countries t...
16:34, 07/16/2019

G2A proposes blocking tool to deal with shady game key resales G2A still has a problem with sketchy game key resales, to the point where developers like Mike Rowe have suggested that it would be better to pirate games instead. The site thinks it has a way to mitigate the problem, though. It's proposing a tool......
12:51, 07/14/2019

L.G.B.T. Households are Now Nielsen Families, and Advertisers and Producers Get a Valuable Tool “Game of Thrones” and “RuPaul’s Drag Race” are especially popular among the newly counted group. At the other end of the spectrum, there’s “Hannity.” The No. 1 show? “The Conners.”...
20:51, 05/01/2019

Intel's Performance Maximizer tool overclocks CPUs with one click Intel has launched a new feature designed to make overclocking more straightforward. Called the "Intel Performance Maximizer," the tool examines your processor's individual settings, then uses what Intel calls "hyper-intelligent automation" to tweak......
20:17, 06/19/2019

Short-time work: Germany resorts to well-proven tool again Surveys have shown that more and more German companies are reintroducing short-time work to cushion the impact of a creeping economic slowdown. That policy tool had worked miracles during the global financial crisis....
15:34, 07/04/2019

Carter Stewart is Scott Boras’ perfect MLB draft tool Carter Stewart might be just what Scott Boras needs. The 19-year old Stewart, who reportedly agreed with Japan’s Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on a six-year deal worth over $7 million, could set a precedent for highly drafted players to go to Japan in lieu of signing, which Boras has advocated for in...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Researchers develop new tool which detects deepfakes with 96 percent accuracy Researchers have developed a new tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes. The tool, which was produced by researchers from the USC Information Sciences Institute, can detect subtle face and head movements along with unique artifacts in video files and apparently can identify...
17:17, 06/25/2019

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters."...
18:34, 08/15/2019

RICO Offers a Powerful Tool to Punish Executives for the Opioid Crisis The conviction of leaders at Insys on racketeering charges was a significant step toward imposing substantial penalties on corporate officials for contributing to a national epidemic....
05:51, 05/24/2019

‘Goats are the best tool’: grazers in high demand to reduce US wildfire risk In the face of climate change and deadly fires, states from California to Colorado are turning hungry animals loose on the countrysideAs the western US braces for another wildfire season, following its most devastating on record, public officials and private landowners are turning to an unlikely, ru...
13:51, 07/12/2019

France likely to use border checks as 'political tool' after no-deal Brexit: UK's Hammond France is likely to threaten delays on its border with Britain to exert political leverage if there is a no-deal Brexit, British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday....
02:00, 07/11/2019

New tool helps travelers avoid airlines that use facial recognition technology Companies such as JetBlue began utilizing the technology after Trump issued an executive order pushing for its use in US airportsA new tool launched by privacy activists offers to help travelers avoid increasingly invasive facial recognition technologies in airports.Activist groups Fight for the Fut...
02:00, 06/06/2019

Lloyd Blankfein says Trump’s tariff hikes could be an ‘effective negotiating tool’ President Trump’s trade war with China just got a plug from Lloyd Blankfein, the ex-CEO of Goldman Sachs. In a late Tuesday tweet that surprised some Wall Streeters, Blankfein threw his weight behind the White House’s proposed hike of tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods — even though ther...
20:00, 05/15/2019

Instagram’s anti-bullying tool lets you ‘restrict’ problematic followers Today, Instagram announced two new tools meant to combat bullying. The first will use AI to warn users if a comment they're about to post may be considered offensive. In theory, it will give users a chance to rethink their comments. The second will a......
01:51, 07/09/2019

Find Valuable, Targeted Credit Card Bonuses With the CardMatch Tool From time to time, credit card issuers offer elevated welcome offers to all new cardholders, such as Delta’s current promotion on several of its credit cards. But the very best offers are often only available to a target subset of customers—you’ve likely gotten some of them in your mailbox before pr...
00:34, 06/20/2019

| Facebook launches tool to let users control data it gathers about their web activity Facebook, under pressure to ramp up privacy rules across its platform, said on Tuesday it was rolling out a tool allowing users to control data that it receives from other apps and websites about their online activity....
23:34, 08/22/2019

U.S. intellectual property complaints a "political tool" -China state media Chinese state media on Monday criticised the United States for its complaints about intellectual property theft, calling them a "political tool" intended to suppress China's economic development....
08:00, 05/20/2019

Ghd's Latest Styling Tool Finally Makes Curling Totally Foolproof Best known for revolutionising the straightening iron, ghd has spent years perfecting it's newest styling device. Promising to address all the pain points of curling your hair, could the Oracle be your new secret weapon?...
14:00, 05/02/2019

After years of resisting, rock band Tool is finally entering the streaming age Time to throw that old Discman in the trash, because the legendary alt-metal band Tool has announced that it will finally bring its entire catalog to "all streaming and digital formats" this Friday.The band took to its official Instagram page to reveal the news, and while there's no mention of ...
05:51, 07/30/2019

Google is facing another EU antitrust probe — this time over its jobs search tool In a speech Tuesday, EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager drew parallels between Google for Jobs and the company's comparison shopping service, which was the subject of a $2.7 billion antitrust fine in 2017....
15:51, 08/28/2019

Cruise open-sources Webviz, a tool for robotics data analysis Cruise, the autonomous driving research and development division of GM, open-sourced Webviz, a web-based data analysis tool for robotics applications.Read More...
20:17, 06/18/2019

Facebook Expands the Reach of a Tool That Exposes Users to More Local News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to learn. The social media giant said Thursday it is exp...
09:51, 09/13/2019

Google open-sources cryptographic tool to keep data sets private Poorly secured databases are a top privacy and security concern — and Google now wants to plug that leak. The internet giant has said it’s open sourcing Private Join and Compute, a new secure multi-party computation (MPC) tool designed to help organizations work together with confidential data sets....
13:00, 06/20/2019

Pinterest details Complete the Look, a context-aware visual search tool Pinterest today shared details about Complete the Look, visual search AI that considers a person's body type or the season to make fashion recommendations.Read More...
21:34, 06/14/2019

New iPhone hacking tool can reportedly access a user’s iCloud data An Israeli security company with a track record of developing some of the most advanced and sophisticated mobile hacking tools we’ve ever seen has upped the ante considerably. According to a report from the Financial Times, the NSO Group is selling an updated version of its famed Pegasus tool ...
07:51, 07/20/2019

Tech tool aims to predict global water conflicts before they happen LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Artificial intelligence can predict where conflicts over scarce water will break out up to a year in advance and allow action to prevent them, researchers said on Friday....
13:34, 06/14/2019

Citrus greening research in Florida yields new tool in battle against disease A new machine being developed in Florida might provide another weapon against the spread of citrus greening disease, which has decimated citrus crops worldwide....
20:00, 05/02/2019

U.S. intellectual property complaints a 'political tool': China state media Chinese state media on Monday criticized the United States for its complaints about intellectual property theft, calling them a "political tool" intended to suppress China's economic development....
04:00, 05/20/2019

United Airlines will now hold planes for connecting flyers – thanks to new tool United Airlines is introducing ConnectionSaver, a new tool that identifies departing flights that can be held for connecting customers.       ...
20:00, 06/11/2019

Radio still a powerful worldwide tool for ‘dialogue, tolerance and peace’: Guterres Radio is a powerful tool that continues to promote “dialogue, tolerance and peace,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in message on Thursday, marking World Radio Day....
21:34, 04/28/2019

Tool releases 'Fear Inoculum,' the metal band's first album in 13 years It's been 13 long years for fans of the American rock band Tool but finally, the wait for new music is over. The Grammy-winning metal rockers finally dropped a new album....
06:18, 08/31/2019

In India election, a $14 software tool helps overcome WhatsApp controls WhatsApp clones and software tools that cost as little as $14 are helping Indian digital marketers and political activists bypass anti-spam restrictions set up by the world's most popular messaging app, Reuters has found....
10:51, 05/15/2019

Google open-sources tool for companies that aims to keep personal data private For a company that’s in the business of tracking users’ online activities, Google sure is going all out to prove it’s dead serious about privacy. To that effect, the internet behemoth is open-sourcing a library that it uses to glean insights from aggregate data in a privacy-preserving manner. Called...
23:00, 09/05/2019

Critics of Canadian health system discover a potent tool: social media  Nova Scotia's ratio of 257 doctors per 100,000 people is the highest in the country. And yet there were 51,119 people on a waiting list for a family physician in the province as of March 1....
14:17, 05/01/2019

Tool's Maynard James Keenan addresses his "feud" with Justin Bieber, says he's "probably a good kid" When Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan heard that pop star Justin Bieber was a fan, he responded on social media with a curt “#bummer.” It’s easy to read that as shade, which is exactly how Bieber’s wife, Hailey, took it. “You must be unhappy with yourself that you want to make people feel small wh...
21:00, 09/06/2019

New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and where governments are spending resources to address it, could help make a positive impact on policy debates surrounding the issue....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Tool's 'Fear Inoculum' dethrones Taylor Swift's 'Lover' on Billboard 200 chart It's been 13 years since metal band Tool's last album, but that hasn't stopped fan fervor, as its "Fear Inoculum" debuts at No. 1 on Billboard's 200 chart....
13:17, 09/10/2019

Apple details Overton AI development tool, whose models have processed ‘billions’ of queries In a newly published paper, Apple researchers describe a system -- Overton -- that automates AI and machine learning model creation and deployment.Read More...
19:51, 09/13/2019

Moscow’s peaceful protests enrage the Kremlin because its only tool is violence | Alexey Kovalev Thousands are calling for opposition candidates to be allowed to run for office, without lifting a finger against the authoritiesOn a typical weekday, Moscow is a modern, rapidly developing metropolis, a far cry from its dark, litter-strewn, dilapidated self 20 years ago. Its formerly abandoned indu...
23:17, 08/12/2019

Cutting Stone With Plants: Was the ‘Mythical’ Green Chisel A Real Ancient Tool? Archaeology is not an exact science. It is full of doubts, uncertainties, surprises, and unanswered questions. One of its unsolved mysteries concerns the methods of ancient stonework, which is lost in the mists of time. ...
03:51, 06/27/2019

Spotify’s Soundtrap audio editing tool to offer free unlimited storage Soundtrap, the cloud-based editing tool for music and podcasts, has decided to throw in free unlimited storage for its non-paying members. Previously, Soundtrap's basic plan limited users to only five saved songs or projects. Starting today, those wh......
14:34, 06/26/2019

White House launches online tool to fight social media ‘censorship’ The White House on Wednesday launched an online tool for Americans to report political censorship on social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter directly to President Trump. The administration announced the tool in a tweet on Wednesday, writing they are “fighting for free speech.” “No matter...
04:34, 05/16/2019

CORRECTED-Goldman Sachs building digital wealth management tool- executive Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Operating Officer John Waldron said on Friday that the bank is building a digital wealth management tool to try to gain more Main Street clients....
18:17, 05/31/2019

Trump rolls out tool to submit suspicions of 'political bias' on social media President Trump's administration rolled out a new tool on Wednesday, calling on the public to help identify social media accounts that may be subjected to unfair censorship because of "political bias." ...
09:17, 05/16/2019

10 most anticipated albums of fall 2019: Taylor Swift, Tool, Luke Combs and more Fall 2019's album schedule is heating up. We're looking forward to new music from Taylor Swift, Tool, Sheryl Crow. Luke Combs and the Highwomen.        ...
16:51, 08/13/2019

Game Over for GandCrab: New free decryption tool allows victims to unlock all versions of this ransomware Shortly after those behind GandCrab announced they are retiring, researchers have released a new tool which nullifies all versions of the ransomware....
14:51, 06/17/2019

US government unveils new North Korean hacking tool as tensions continue to rise The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI on Thursday publicly identified a new North Korean malware capable of funneling information from a victim's computer network....
03:17, 05/10/2019

United Airlines' new tool helps making your connecting flight easier United Airlines launched ConnectionSaver at two of the airline's busiest hubs and plans to expand to other airports in the future.       ...
21:34, 06/12/2019

Maynard James Keenan decidedly unthrilled by Justin Bieber's new Tool phase Justin Bieber has been the world’s most relentlessly successful punchline for a staggering number of years at this point, having transitioned through a veritable multiverse of public phases that have each been blessed with a different flavor of “Ugh,” and a different level of complete and total vict...
05:51, 07/13/2019

Social media is not a source of peril, Sen. Josh Hawley, it's a powerful tool Social media platforms help us connect with family and friends, find help and do our jobs. Sen. Hawley uses them so his comments ares hypocritical.       ...
12:51, 06/13/2019

Australian Signals Directorate launches open source​ data visualisation tool ASD touts Constellation as a data analysis application enabling data access, federation, and manipulation activities across large and complex datasets....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Judge Pauses Roll Out of Facebook's 'Clear History' Tool Over Fears of Evidence Destruction Facebook showed its whole snooping ass last year during the Cambridge Analytica scandal, and Mark Zuckerberg promptly promised to deliver users a tool that would give them some more power over how their data is used. Over a year later, and Facebook is finally beginning to roll out such a feature, bu...
05:00, 08/24/2019

Spotify-owned Soundtrap launches cloud-based podcast creation and recording tool Spotify-owned Soundtrap's new cloud-based tool, Soundtrap for Storytellers, is designed to streamline the podcast recording and publishing process.Read More...
18:34, 05/14/2019

Jessica Chastain Slams Game of Thrones: "Rape Is Not a Tool to Make a Character Stronger" Jessica Chastain isn't happy with Game of Thrones. The Oscar nominee took to Twitter after the Sunday, May 5 episode of the series to call out a specific moment involving her Dark......
19:17, 05/07/2019

Nick Kyrgios calls umpire 'a tool' and smashes two rackets during Khachanov defeat – video Nick Kyrgios uses abusive language, calls umpire Fergus Murphy 'a tool' and destroys two rackets during his Cincinnati Masters second round defeat to Russia's Karen Khachanov. The 24-year-old Australian had won the first set, but then Khachanov found a way back into the match and caused a significan...
09:34, 08/17/2019

Morgan Stanley offers new tool to let advisors, investors measure sustainable investing goals Morgan Stanley is using big data to help clients identify their sustainable investing choices and measure how well their portfolios track those goals....
23:17, 07/29/2019

Google open sources Private Join and Compute, a tool for sharing confidential data sets Private Join and Compute is a cryptographic protocol that can be used jointly by two parties to encrypt data before sharing it with each other to discover commonalities....
02:51, 06/20/2019

Facebook's tool that lets people delete their browsing history falls short of promise, analysts say SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analysts said the "Off-Facebook Activity" feature "appears to fall somewhat short of the original pledge by CEO Zuckerberg of empowering users to 'flush their history whenever they want,' and delete all the relevant data."...
11:34, 08/23/2019

Justin Bieber's wife, Hailey, calls Tool's Maynard James Keenan "childish" and "unhappy" Well, we need something to tide us over as Tool continues to not release its 13-years in the making new album, so why not check in on the feud brewing betwixt frontman Maynard James Keenan and Justin Bieber, whose wife, model Hailey Bieber (née Baldwin), is none too pleased with Keenan’s recent shad...
05:34, 07/17/2019

Israeli security company reportedly has tool that spies on Apple, Google and Facebook cloud data An Israeli cybersecurity company has reportedly developed spyware that can scrape data from the servers of Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft products....
16:00, 07/19/2019

FXhome launches HitFilm Express video editing tool with tutorials for creating gameplay videos FXhome said it made a significant update to its popular HitFilm Express, the free version of the company’s advanced editing, special effects, and compositing tool that has become popular for making game videos. Users have downloaded the free version of the visual effects (VFX) tool 4 million times, ...
00:34, 09/07/2019

Senator to introduce legislation banning video game 'loot boxes,' 'pay to win' features U.S. Senator Josh Hawley said he will introduce legislation calling for the ban of 'pay to win' and 'loot box' features in video games.        ...
05:00, 05/09/2019

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: climate challenges for the Pacific, new global health tool, updates on Yemen, the Gulf and Somalia This Wednesday, top stories includes: the UN chief’s continued visit in the Pacific to raise awareness on the impacts of climate change; in Yemen, the fatal price that children are paying due to a conflict they did not cause; a new tool to track medical products worldwide; drought in Somalia; and up...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Surgical tool, oxygen sparked flash fire in patient's chest during open heart surgery, doctors say Doctors performing emergency heart surgery in Australia were not prepared for this complication – a fire that broke out in the patient’s exposed chest cavity....
23:00, 06/03/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prizewinning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; an update from the World Food Programme on Yemen; and how the UN is working to reduce snakebite deaths....
23:51, 05/07/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prize-winning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; an update from the World Food Programme on Yemen; and how the UN is working to reduce snakebite deaths....
13:51, 07/27/2019

Fortnite grills locations: Destroy grills with the Low n’ Slow Harvesting Tool Map Guide Destroy grills with the Low n’ Slow Harvesting Tool is the last Fortnite 14 Days of Summer Challenge that needs completing. Here's everything you need to know!...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Smart attack: tool lets smart speakers detect cardiac arrest (NBC News) Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a new tool that can monitor and detect cardiac arrest. The algorithm lets a smart speaker – like Google Home or Amazon Alexa – or smartphone listen for the gasping sound of agonal breathing, which occurs about 50 percent of the ti...
21:34, 06/21/2019

Former pitcher Don Mossi, 'complete five-tool ugly player,' dies at 90 Don Mossi, who pitched for 12 seasons with four teams and was better remembered as “The Sphinx” or “Ears,” died at the age of 90.       ...
15:17, 07/25/2019

Instagram is cracking down on online bullying with an AI tool called 'Restrict' Instagram announced the release of its "Restrict" feature, which will allow users to hide comments from specific users.       ...
18:51, 07/10/2019

Coffee O'Clock: This Tool Tells You When To Drink Coffee To Improve Alertness Scientists have now developed a tool to help you optimise your caffeine-intake, by designing strategies to help you stay awake and alert, without over-consuming coffee....
16:51, 06/10/2019

Calling All S'Mores Addicts, You Can Make 6 S'Mores at Once With This Nifty Tool When making s’mores, you never want just one. At a minimum, you’re going to eat two. You can make your life so much easier with this S’More to Love Six S’More Maker. Right now, it is a couple of bucks off on Amazon. Just think of how amazing your next bonfire will be when you pull this tool out....
23:00, 05/29/2019

CBOE Vest Technologies and The Options Industry Council (OIC) Offer Options Strategy Builders Tool on OIC Website CHICAGO -- August 17, 2017 -- CBOE Vest Technologies, a software company enabling users to work with target outcome investment strategies, and the Options Industry Council (OIC), a provider of unbiased options education, are working together to educate investors and broaden the appeal of options wit...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Hailey Bieber Claps Back at Tool Frontman Maynard Keenan Over His ''Hurtful'' Justin Bieber Comment Hailey Bieber is sticking up for her man, one hater at a time. Last week, Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan couldn't help but respond to the news that Justin Bieber was a fan of his......
04:51, 07/16/2019

Apple's new Photos app for iOS 13 may just be the tool you've been waiting for We tested the new Photos app, which finally offers a way to share Live Photos as videos for social media, find photos easier and enhance them better.        ...
17:00, 06/04/2019

Facebook's 'Blood Donation' tool aims to connect donors to banks in need On Wednesday, Facebook launched its 'Blood Donations' feature in select cities across the United States, days before World Blood Donor Day.       ...
22:51, 06/13/2019

Win for local news? Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink 'news deserts' Facebook's "Today In" service will expand to 6,000 cities and towns across the U.S., the company announced Thursday.       ...
21:34, 09/12/2019

A listener's guide to Tool's new album, 'Fear Inoculum' On Friday, Tool will release their first album in 13 years, "Fear Inoculum." We have some tips for your first listen.        ...
17:51, 08/31/2019

Trump mocks debating Democrats, touts middle-income tax cut at GOP retreat As the Dems bashed each other on the debate stage Thursday night, President Trump joined in — mocking the primary candidates, environmentalists and even energy-efficient light bulbs. In a speech before the House Republicans’ annual retreat in Baltimore, Trump took a shot at “Crazy ...
09:17, 09/13/2019

Texas Rep. Briscoe Cain tweets at Beto O’Rourke, ‘My AR is ready for you’ A Republican lawmaker from Texas told Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke that his own “AR” is ready for him after O’Rourke said he would back a gun-control plan to recall assault-style rifles from Americans. At the Democratic primary debate on Thursday night, O&#...
09:17, 09/13/2019

Democratic debate 2019: Joe Biden stands out for all the wrong reasons HOUSTON — Front-running Joe Biden stood out the most in Thursday’s snoozer of a Democratic debate — but for all the wrong reasons as he rambled through responses laden with non-sequiturs about record-players and Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard. “Play the radio. Make sure the television — ...
09:17, 09/13/2019

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 – winning images László Francsics has been named the overall winner in the Royal Observatory Greenwich’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 competition, for his composition showing the 35 phases of January’s total lunar eclipse. Other winners include a panorama of the aurora borealis over the...
09:51, 09/13/2019

Instagram Couple Slammed For "Attention-Seeking, Dangerous" Cliff Pic A couple behind an Instagram travel blog has been slammed as "reckless" and "attention-seeking" for a picture that shows one dangling the other off a cliff....
10:17, 09/13/2019

Why the best film of the 21st century is There Will Be Blood Paul Thomas Anderson’s tragic parable of society’s addiction to oil, fuelled by a zealous Daniel Day-Lewis, is a burning indictment of male aggression and an apocalyptic warningThe title is a prophecy, a warning, or a vengeful supernatural pronouncement. Paul Thomas Anderson’s strange masterpiece, f...
10:17, 09/13/2019

Russia says it wants a relationship with US on energy but 'ball not in our court' The International Energy Agency expects America to become the world's leading oil exporter, with its shale boom keeping a lid on the crude futures that OPEC and its allies hope to boost....
11:17, 09/13/2019

'My time is growing near': John Lewis dangles impeachment announcement Rep. John Lewis has called Donald Trump an illegitimate leader and boycotted his inauguration, but he's remained conspicuously silent on demands for the president's impeachment.Despite his silence, advocates for Trump's removal see the civil rights icon — a man Democrats describe as the conscience o...
11:51, 09/13/2019

Ted Cruz warns Texas will be 'hotly contested' in 2020 Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding the alarm on Texas. During a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on Thursday, Cruz warned that Texas will be “hotly contested” in 2020. He said that while he had confidence his colleague Republican Sen. John Cornyn and President Donald Trump would win the state, both wil...
11:51, 09/13/2019

UGA 'pink out' to honor late wife of Ark. St. coach Georgia has scheduled a "pink out" for Saturday's game to bring awareness to breast cancer research and to honor Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson's late wife, Wendy, who died Aug. 19....
11:51, 09/13/2019

Sheryl Crow Doesn't Understand "The Big Stink" Over Taylor Swift's Masters UPDATE: Sheryl Crow wants to set the record straight. In a video posted to her Twitter on Thursday evening, Crow responded to those under the impression she was "downplaying" the drama......
12:17, 09/13/2019

California Temporarily Bans Face Recognition Tech on Police Body Cams California became the largest state to ban police from using body cameras with facial recognition software after lawmakers passed a three-year moratorium Thursday, Reuters reported. This landmark bill comes as legislators nationwide struggle to keep regulations apace with the fast-growing, and notor...
12:17, 09/13/2019

UN Scientists Just Endorsed a Piece of the Green New Deal to Fight Global Inequality The United Nations released a new science-based report Wednesday that shows the ways climate change can reverse the progress the world has made to end inequality through the U.N.’s sustainable development goals. The international institution offers plenty of solutions to combat this disappointing re...
12:17, 09/13/2019

A New Way to Measure Cosmic Distance Could Help Solve a Frustrating Inconsistency About the Universe We can add yet another way to measure the universe’s expansion onto the pile of controversy that could perhaps be the most exciting story in cosmology today.Read more......
12:17, 09/13/2019

Cory Booker sides with Julián Castro on Biden attack: You do 'wonder' when Biden speaks... Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., expressed solidarity with former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro for his controversial attack against former Vice President and 2020 frontrunner Joe Biden. ...
12:17, 09/13/2019

|HowonefitnessstartupwentfromKickstartertocreatingaR6.5bnfortune Peloton Interactive started making its indoor exercise bike after raising R4.4m in a 2013 crowd-funding campaign. It now aims to raise over R16bn in an initial public offering....
12:18, 09/13/2019

Indonesians Choked By Toxic Haze Due To Forest Fire Pray For Rain Hundreds of people held a mass prayer for rain in a smoke-filled Indonesian city on Friday, desperately hoping that downpours will extinguish forest fires and wash away the toxic haze covering wide......
12:51, 09/13/2019

Nationwide raids target Russian opposition activists after Moscow poll, says Alexei Navalny Russian authorities have staged nationwide raids on the regional offices of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, as well as the homes of dozens of staff and supporters, his team said Thursday....
12:51, 09/13/2019

312 Sikh Foreign Nationals Taken Off Centre's Blacklist, Can Enter India Only two of the 314 Sikh foreign nationals who were blacklisted by the government remain in the list after 312 Sikh foreign nationals were removed from the Central Adverse List or blacklist containing......
12:51, 09/13/2019

Biden attacks Warren, Sanders over cost of healthcare plans in Democratic debate Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden clashed with progressive challengers Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders on healthcare in a debate on Thursday, defending Obamacare and pushing them to be honest about the cost of their plans....
12:51, 09/13/2019

David de Gea contract: Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers latest update Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hoping that Manchester United and David de Gea can agree a new contract after praising the Spaniard as the world's best goalkeeper....
13:17, 09/13/2019

Castro Questions Biden’s Memory at Debate: ‘Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?’ Julián Castro accused the former vice president of contradicting himself on whether people would need to opt into his Medicare plan, though it did not appear he had....
13:51, 09/13/2019

Zomato Forays Into Originals With Sanjeev Kapoor, Jordindian Duo, More Zomato has announced its foray into original content with 18 shows over the next three months starting September 16. Zomato has roped in celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor, comedian Sumukhi Suresh, and......
14:17, 09/13/2019

Realme XT vs Realme 5 Pro We pit the newly launched Realme XT against the Realme 5 Pro launched last month, to highlight the biggest differences between the two phones launched....
14:17, 09/13/2019

Google One Members Can Now Enable Automatic Backups on Android Phones Google One has added the "automatic phone backup" feature that users can access through the Google One app on Android devices to enable automatic backups of their personal data....
14:17, 09/13/2019

Realme Reveals Android 10 Update Schedule for Its Smartphones Android 10 update roadmap has been released by Realme that includes the Realme XT, Realme X, Realme 3 Pro, Realme 5 Pro, Realme 5, Realme 3, Realme 3i, and Realme 2 Pro....
14:17, 09/13/2019

Frankfurt show's future in doubt, report says Automakers are discussing a new format for the Frankfurt auto show that would place more emphasis on mobility concepts rather than new cars, the German business paper Handelsblatt reported....
14:17, 09/13/2019

In praise of window seats | Hannah Jane Parkinson Whether you’re staring mournfully past rain on glass or looking out from a top floor office, feet on desk, nothing beats a seat with a viewThere’s a scene in Kieślowski’s Three Colours Blue (one of the greatest films of all time) where Juliette Binoche sits in a cafe, idly pouring coffee on her ice-...
14:17, 09/13/2019

M. Gasol on verge of pairing WCup, NBA titles After a huge clutch performance Friday, Marc Gasol has a chance to pull off the rare double of winning an NBA championship and a World Cup title in the same summer....
14:51, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in college admissions bribery scandal case Actor is first parent to be sentenced among 34 charged in US scheme involving wealthy parents and elite universitiesFelicity Huffman returns to court in Boston on Friday afternoon to be sentenced for her role in a sweeping college admissions bribery scandal.The Desperate Housewives and Transamerica ...
14:51, 09/13/2019

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No 1 choiceMore of the best Film | Classical Continue reading......
14:51, 09/13/2019

Danish project aims to plant 1m trees across nation in TV fundraiser Telethon asking viewers to give £2.4m for forests project to help tackle climate crisisPeople in Denmark will be able to “plant trees” from the comfort of their sofa in what is believed to be the world’s first TV fundraiser for forests.On Saturday the national broadcaster TV2 will air Denmark Plants...
14:51, 09/13/2019

Man who found dead body in Harlem describes gruesome scene The man who discovered a dead body rolled in a red carpet in a trash heap in Harlem Thursday morning described the gruesome scene, which he investigated because he saw the man’s feet sticking out of the pile. Israel Savage, 36, spotted two people looking at the pile while he was walking to his...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Top desktop as a service (DaaS) providers: Amazon, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware, and more Desktop as a service adoption lags behind on-premise VDI, but the popularity of cloud-hosted desktops is growing. Here's a look at the top DaaS providers and their services....
15:34, 09/13/2019

There are more Smash Bros Ultimate DLC fighters to come, says game director Super Smash Bros Ultimate has done a lot in terms of DLC in the past year – with the latest DLC fighter, Banjo-Kazooie, having hit the Nintendo Switch game in early September, and Fatal Fury's Terry coming near the end of 2019. For those of you worried that the Smash Bros Ultimate D...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Google Chrome now lets you copy content on one device, and paste it on another A new feature coming to Google Chrome will allow you to copy chunks of text on one device, and paste it on another.As XDA Developers reports, the new shared clipboard is available to try now in Chrome Canary – an early release of the browser intended for developers. To give it a try, start by...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Cycling: Team Ineos boss Brailsford recovering from prostate cancer Team Ineos boss Dave Brailsford, the man who masterminded Britain's rise as a cycling powerhouse, is recovering from prostate cancer diagnosed shortly before the Tour de France in July....
15:35, 09/13/2019

Houston police officer near Democrat debate shot, priest assaulted in violent crime spree A Houston police officer is in serious condition and one suspect is dead after a violent crime spree came to an end in a shootout just a mile away from the Democratic presidential debate Thursday night....
15:35, 09/13/2019

Body wrapped in carpet found outside New York City Starbucks, police say The New York City Police Department is investigating after a man's body was found rolled up in a carpet on a Manhattan sidewalk with his feet sticking out....
15:35, 09/13/2019

Ford recalls some Explorer SUVs after reports of hand injuries on sharp seat edges Ford Motor Co said on Friday it was recalling some 2017 Explorer SUVs after receiving reports of 31 people injuring their hands on sharp edges down the side of the front seat....
16:00, 09/13/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 2-WeWork curbs CEO's voting power in bid to boost IPO prospects WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it has curbed the voting power of founder and CEO Adam Neumann, part of changes to its corporate governance aimed at reviving demand for its planned initial public offering....
16:00, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Biogen scraps two late-stage Alzheimer's trials Biogen Inc and partner Eisai Co Ltd said on Friday they would abandon two late-stage trials testing experimental Alzheimer's treatment elenbecestat, months after scrapping trials of another drug for the memory-robbing disease....
16:00, 09/13/2019

METALS-Copper gains on optimism over trade talks Copper hit the highest in 1-1/2 months on Friday as investors hoped an easing of trade tensions between the United States and China might eventually boost metals demand....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Can this bull market keep plowing through? The trade war is far from over. Many multinational companies are expected to report weak third quarter earnings. And President Trump continues to feud with the Federal Reserve about interest rates....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Kate Bosworth Swore Off Dating Actors After Her Relationship With Orlando Bloom It's been over a decade since Kate Bosworth and Orlando Bloom split. The 36-year-old actress looked back at their romance on Thursday's episode of Watch What Happens Live With Andy......
16:00, 09/13/2019

China Drops Some U.S. Pork and Soybean Tariffs as Trade Tensions Ease Details were scant, but the move could help ease Chinese food prices and comes as trade talks between the two countries are set to resume next month....
16:00, 09/13/2019

‘Protecting Our European Way of Life’? Outrage Follows New E.U. Role Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Julian Castro’s and Cory Booker’s risky attacks on Joe Biden’s sharpness There are certain attacks you can explain away in the general election. Calling Biden a "meandering" old man who can't remember what he said two minutes ago isn't one of them....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Indonesia blames Malaysian companies for some forest fires Indonesia on Friday blamed four Malaysian companies, including the world's biggest producer of sustainable palm oil, for causing some of the forest fires within its borders, in an escalating row between neighbours over regional haze....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Is Deutsche Bank drinking in the last chance saloon? As it presses ahead with restructuring, Deutsche will exit cast equities, cut back in rates and centre itself on a traditional corporate banking business. CEO Christian Sewing calls it the most radical transformation the bank has undertaken in decades....
16:34, 09/13/2019

How to preorder the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, or iPhone 11 Pro Max today Whether you’re upgrading from an older iPhone or making the switch from another brand altogether, today is the day you can secure Apple’s next flagship phone. Preorders for the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are officially open as of 5 AM PT / 8 AM ET, and we’re go...
16:34, 09/13/2019

New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professional clown to his pink-slip meeting instead of a colleague for emotional support....
17:00, 09/13/2019

We Regret To Inform You That The Cadillac CT4-V Has Just 24 More HP Than A Toyota Camry There I was, just doing my job, writing about cars and whatnot, when I saw a sight that would haunt me from this point forward: the Cadillac CT4-V’s ghastly low horsepower number, which would have otherwise called for a quick glance and a disappointed sigh. But this time, my cursed brain contextua...
17:01, 09/13/2019

Vinales pips Quartararo by 0.057s in Misano MotoGP FP2 Maverick Vinales narrowly led fellow Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo in the second MotoGP free practice session for the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano...
17:01, 09/13/2019

IndyCar's 2020 Aeroscreen to make on-track debut next month IndyCar plans to conduct its first on-track test with its Red Bull Advanced Technologies-developed aeroscreen cockpit protection device at Indianapolis next month...
17:01, 09/13/2019

DTM squad R-Motorsport launches one-make Aston GT series R-Motorsport has unveiled the new Aston Martin Vantage Cup one-make series beginning in 2020, while also reiterating its commitment to the DTM and hinting at a World Endurance Championship future...
17:01, 09/13/2019

At least 10 held for flying drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow A number of environmental activists were arrested in London Friday for trying to fly drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow Airport -- a protest authorities called a serious safety risk, punishable by life in prison....
17:34, 09/13/2019

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence' Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....
17:34, 09/13/2019

Attacks on central bankers are 'extremely unjust,' former ECB chief says Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a backlash over the major stimulus package announced Thursday....
17:34, 09/13/2019

Gasol fires Spain into World Cup final after double-overtime thriller against Australia "Marc Gasol netted 33 points and Ricky Rubio dished out 12 assists as Spain came from behind to beat Australia 95-88 in a double-overtime thriller and reach Sunday\u0027s basketball World Cup final."...
17:34, 09/13/2019

Bobsleigh- Humphries sues Bobsleigh Canada, wants to compete for U.S.- report Double Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for the United States and has filed a lawsuit against Bobsleigh Canada to obtain her release, according to a CBC report https://www.cbc.ca/sports/kaillie-humphries-bobsleigh-canada-harassment-1.5281722 on Friday....
17:35, 09/13/2019

Singer Eddie Money dies at 70, AP says. He was behind ‘Take Me Home Tonight’ and ‘Two Tickets to Paradise.’ The onetime police officer trainee sang his way to pop rock stardom in the late 1970s, then became a self-deprecating staple of MTV while battling drug and alcohol abuse. This is a developing story. It will be updated....
18:01, 09/13/2019

Gibraltar boosts port preparations in case of no deal Brexit Gibraltar has extended port facilities to be able to handle more ships carrying goods as part of contingency plans if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, the British territory's maritime minister said on Friday....
18:51, 09/13/2019

7 red flags that could mean a product on Amazon is actually junk Noah Berger/Reuters Millions of Amazon items are listed online, ranging from products with stellar reviews to those with extremely low ratings. Some items available for sale do not meet certain regulations or otherwise come from sketchy third-party sellers. Here are some easy ways to tell if an ite...
19:17, 09/13/2019

'Friends' star Lisa Kudrow struggled with playing Phoebe, and credits costar Matt LeBlanc with helping her through it Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Showtime/AP Images "Friends" actress Lisa Kudrow revealed that she suffered some serious self doubts while portraying Phoebe on the hit sitcom — but that her costar Matt LeBlanc gave her a supportive pep talk to help her get through it. Kudrow told comedian Kevi...
19:17, 09/13/2019

The most ridiculous law in every state Darren McCollester/Getty There are plenty of urban legends and fake state laws circulating around the internet. However, these weird or outlandish laws are actually on the books, whether they're enforced or not. Here are the most ridiculous laws from all 50 states — you may be breaking quite ...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the polls. It was an unstable time: over the previous two years, as one inconclusive election followed another, the country had got through three prime minis...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and power in the hands of the few, while 14 million Britons languish in poverty.If you are dim but have ric...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Colbert on the Democratic debate: let the 'humble background games' begin Late-night hosts sort through three hours of sound bites and campaign promises from the Democratic presidential debateIn a live show following the three-hour Democratic debate, Stephen Colbert picked through a laundry list of potential water-cooler moments, starting with Bernie Sanders’s more gravel...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Charli XCX: Charli review – a raw, rousing step towards superstardom (Asylum/Atlantic)The embattled singer reveals her anxieties and coaxes brilliance from various guests in a candid, confident third album In the five years since Charli XCX released her last album, she’s sworn that industry interference meant she would never make another. But here we are: after an ov...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Unbelievable review – grimly credible story of trauma, power and injustice Netflix’s drama about a retracted rape allegation is a fiercely feminist look at the nature of truth and whose stories get heardAccording to the latest figures, convictions for rapes and sexual assaults are at their lowest in the UK for more than a decade. There are just 919 convictions for the 60,...
19:17, 09/13/2019

USB4 standards brings the number of different USB-C to USB-C cables to 8 USB Type C was envisioned as the universal connector, though USB-C cables are far from universal. USB4 cables are limited to a maximum length of 80 cm....
19:17, 09/13/2019

Margaret Atwood: 'You can't keep the people down' The totalitarian republic she created was uncannily prophetic — now her Handmaid's Tale sequel has gripped London. Margaret Atwood tells Anne McElvoy about resistance, being a 'bad feminist' and the Queen's role in Brexit...
19:51, 09/13/2019

U.K. Steps Up Efforts Toward a Brexit Deal, Pushing Pound Higher The British government is signaling it wants to step up talks to secure an agreement over its departure from the EU, stirring hopes that a Brexit deal can be struck next month....
19:51, 09/13/2019

Newly spotted comet is likely an interstellar traveler Astronomers have identified a new comet, named C/2019 Q4, traveling inbound toward the sun. Early analysis of the comet's trajectory suggests the space rock came from beyond our solar system....
19:51, 09/13/2019

Analogue introduces DAC to use its HDMI consoles on classic TVs Analogue's DAC can help you complete your modern retro-gaming ouroboros by enabling the upgraded HDMI Super Nintendo and Genesis systems work with CRTs.Read More...
19:51, 09/13/2019

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing reports that suggest they may be having trouble securing criminal charges....
20:35, 09/13/2019

Who needs guacamole? 10 great places that elevate avocado toast Once a millennial dining cliché, avocado toast has grown up and found its way onto menus across the country. Here are 10 places that do it right.       ...
20:36, 09/13/2019

Jennifer Lopez reveals her son Max will walk her down aisle in wedding to Alex Rodriguez Jennifer Lopez revealed her son Maximilian, 11, will walk her down the aisle to Alex Rodriguez on their wedding day.        ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development and mass production of electric cars, its CEO Herbert Diess told Reuters....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Mozilla now charges for "premium" Firefox support As part of its efforts to further diversify its revenue streams, Mozilla is launching a new premium service aimed at enterprise customers that use its open-source Firefox browser.The company's new service is called Firefox Premium Support and it will provide organizations with several benefits ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Check the scope: Pen-testers nabbed, jailed in Iowa courthouse break-in attempt Enlarge / The Dallas County, Iowa courthouse, the site of a penetration test gone spectacularly wrong. (credit: By Iowahwyman - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0) Two security contractors were arrested in Adel, Iowa on September 11 as they attempted to gain access to the Dallas County Courthouse. The two are...
21:00, 09/13/2019

| Zambia's president pushes contested constitutional reforms Zambian President Edgar Lungu says his government would go ahead with proposed constitutional amendments despite flak from opposition leaders and civil society groups....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Watch: Make Super-Soft Atta (Wheat Dough) In Just One Minute With This Genius Tip There are times when the dough can go miserably wrong. But what if we tell you there is a way that could help you knead a super-soft dough in just a minute?!...
21:01, 09/13/2019

Hand-Holding Skeletons Were Both Men… And No, They Were Not Gay Lovers Two skeletons intentionally buried hand-in-hand – the so-called ‘Lovers of Modena’ – were always assumed to be male and female ...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Explore the Legends and the Myths Nearly everyone has heard of the Chinese New Year festival, but there is another festival that is very important in China and East Asia. ...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Sterling now better than Neymar and can win Ballon d'Or – Carragher "Raheem Sterling’s development has seen him become a better player than Neymar, according to Jamie Carragher, who believes the England forward can go on to win the Ballon d’Or."...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Alexander Skarsgard to play Randall Flagg in 'The Stand' CBS All Access has shed some light on the role of The Dark Man, confirming to CNN on Friday that "Big Little Lies" alum Alexander Skarsgard will play the villainous Randall Flagg in its limited series adaptation of Stephen King's "The Stand."...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Daniel Johnston Dies; Gifted and Enigmatic Songwriter Was 58 He was admired by Kurt Cobain and Tom Waits and earned comparisons to William Blake. But his career was cut short by his struggles with mental illness....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Factbox: Celebrities, CEOs await sentencing or trial in U.S. college fraud scheme Federal prosecutors will begin sentencing some of the 51 people involved in a $25 million scheme to help celebrities, chief executives and other wealthy Americans cheat their children's way into elite universities, including Yale, Georgetown and Stanford....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Gallup: For 2nd time in 30 years, less than half of Americans view NRA favorably For just the second time in 30 years, the share of Americans who view the National Rifle Association favorably has fallen below 50 percent, a new survey showed Friday....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Harvard announces review of past donations by Jeffrey Epstein Harvard University announced Thursday that it was reviewing millions of dollars wealthy financier and convicted sex criminal Jeffrey Epstein donated to the institution in the years before his suicide death last month....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Democratic debate focuses on gun control, trade, healthcare Democratic presidential hopefuls tackled a host of topics, including gun control, healthcare and trade, in the third round of primary debate in Houston Thursday night....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Freeform releases the premiere date and first gut-punching look at the Party Of Five reboot Today Freeform announced the release date for its reimagined reboot of the classic ‘90s drama, Party Of Five. The new iteration, which comes directly from current-day headlines as it explores immigration reform, will premiere on January 8, 2020. The network also gave a sneak peek at an emotional sce...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Cops called to prevent 3,000-person hide-and-seek game in a Scottish IKEA Shopping in IKEA can be an extreme sport in itself. But in the midst of these massive stores full of containers, furniture, and Swedish meatballs also lies a pretty great foundation for hide-and-seek. However, when you plan to have 3,000 people partake in such a game, you should expect some pushback...
22:02, 09/13/2019

CNN, New York Times hosting next Democratic primary debate, to be held in Ohio The fourth Democratic presidential primary debate will take place next month in Westerville, Ohio, the Democratic National Committee announced Friday, as candidates fight to qualify for the televised showdown....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Luka Modric injured, likely to miss PSG-Madrid clash "Real Madrid have been dealt a blow by the news that Luka Modric could miss their Champions League opener against PSG after suffering an ankle injury."...
22:34, 09/13/2019

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by family members who own Purdue Pharma, the maker of opioids....
23:00, 09/13/2019

VW Golf GTI/R The Golf family of compact cars is being redesigned in Germany for 2020, but the Golf GTI and Golf R that will sell in the U.S. won't be here until 2021....
23:00, 09/13/2019

How to check if your iPad has malware For some people, buying Apple products over any other brand is simply a preference. Sometimes it’s because devices like iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are far more resistant to threats like viruses....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Post-Debate Analysis: Joe Biden Is a White Man, the Media Are Racist Against Julián Castro and Black People Are Out of Their Goddamn Minds HOUSTON—Let’s get straight to the point: Joe Biden showed his ass on the debate stage last night and there is no way in hell he should have the support from black voters that he has. Much of this has to do with a mainstream, white punditry establishment and press corps that treats him like an elder ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Thanks to a drone, Russian activist saves sensitive hard drive right before police raid A supporter of Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny said he saved sensitive information by using a drone as security services raided his office        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 House Republican Conference Member Retreat Friday, where he said he and President Donald Trump are committed to seeing a Republican majority return to Congress in 2020. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Another tropical storm is developing in the Atlantic. Here's when it could hit Florida The system headed toward Florida, dubbed "Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine," will almost certainly become Tropical Storm Humberto within next 24 hours        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Bianca Del Rio for president? Drag queen Bianca Del Rio says her latest show, 'It's Jester Joke,' is an anecdote to 'Brexit and Donald Trump and Theresa May dancing,' as she continues her run of dates in the U.K. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Harvard says Epstein's $9M donations came before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges Almost all of the $9 million that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein gave to Harvard was donated before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

At least 50 dead in Congo train accident At least 50 people were killed and several people are injured after a train derailed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the country's minister of humanitarian affairs told CNN....
23:34, 09/13/2019

Republicans clash with Trump-aligned operatives BALTIMORE — House Republicans sparred behind closed doors with Trump-aligned political operatives at a GOP retreat over the new online fundraising platform backed by party leaders and the White House. The fight Thursday over WinRed's data and competitiveness highlights long simmering tensions betwee...
23:34, 09/13/2019

Romney says Trump was right to not cut capital gains taxes Mitt Romney is offering rare praise for President Donald Trump, hailing his decision not to index capital gains taxes to inflation as the right choice both politically and economically.The Utah senator said skirting Congress to allow investors to effectively lower their tax rates could risk a sell-o...
23:34, 09/13/2019

Bottles of Cristal and steak dinners mark UAW corruption as prosecutors detail misused union funds U.S. prosecutors accuse UAW officials of living lives of luxury that included high-end liquor, private villas, lavish dinners and golf outings — all paid for with money from the blue-collar union workers they were supposed to represent....
23:34, 09/13/2019

Kim Kardashian on working with Trump on Alice Johnson case: I chose 'her over my reputation' Reality television star Kim Kardashian West told "The View" on Friday that she put aside her own "selfish" concerns about meeting with President Trump in order to help a woman who received a life sentence for a drug-related crime....
00:00, 09/14/2019

Bold Strategy: Gatorade’s New Ad Campaign Pushes The Notion That Dumping Gatorade On People Is Something You Should Do When You’re Sad, Too For decades, Gatorade’s marketing efforts have aimed to associate the beverage with hardworking athletes and elite sports performance, but now it looks like they’re going for a totally different strategy: The company just launched a new ad campaign pushing the notion that you shouldn’t just dump Gat...
00:00, 09/14/2019

Mercedes first to win back-to-back Grand Turismo World Tour finals Mercedes was victorious in the fourth 2019 Gran Turismo World Tour event at Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria, becoming the first-ever manufacturer to win back-to-back finals...
00:34, 09/14/2019

|CompetitionCommissionbacksFootgear'splantobuyEdgarsfootwearbrands The Competition Commission has given the nod to Footgear's proposed purchase of Edcon's Edgars Active and High Key chain stores, saying it recommends the Competition Tribunal should approve the deal without conditions....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Worker at New Zealand company brings clown to firing meeting A New Zealand man who was told he could bring someone along for support to a meeting where he expected to be fired spent more than $100 hiring a professional clown....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Boris Johnson touts ‘good deal of progress’ in Brexit talks with EU Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday he’d made “a good deal of progress” in his negotiations with the European Union, and was “cautiously optimistic” of cutting a Brexit deal. “We are working incredibly hard to get a deal. There is the rough shape of the deal to be done,” he said after a speech ...
00:34, 09/14/2019

LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman says he regrets interactions with Jeffrey Epstein Billionaire LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman said he regretted meeting with Jeffrey Epstein following the late financier’s first conviction for soliciting an underage prostitute — but that he did so because he trusted the opinion of a former MIT official who had ties to the disgraced money manage...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Fifa 20 top passers: Messi, Ozil, Pogba, Eriksen, De Bruyne make the top 20 EA Sports have been mulling over the candidates to decide who is the ultimate 'pass-master' for the upcoming release of Fifa 20 - and their final choice may surprise you....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Tyrone Mings: ‘My best development came from enjoying my football’ The Aston Villa defender believes intensity can destroy the pleasure and has set up two academies based on this principleIt is just before 6.30pm on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after England defeated Kosovo in an eight-goal thriller, and Harry Kane is refusing to give Tyrone Mings a moment’s peace...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Manchester City won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says Guardiola • French central defender could be sidelined until March• ‘We could not invest in the summer, we can’t do it in winter’Pep Guardiola has said that as Manchester City were unable to buy a centre-back in the summer there appears little chance of adding cover for Aymeric Laporte in the winter window af...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette ruled out until October with ankle injury • Arsenal depleted in attack for busy spell of matches• Gabriel Martinelli and Tyreece John-Jules could get chancesAlexandre Lacazette will be out until October as he recovers from an injury to his left ankle, leaving Arsenal short of attacking options during a spell that brings seven matches in thr...
00:34, 09/14/2019

SoftBank to Buy at Least $750 Million of WeWork Parent Shares in IPO SoftBank plans to buy at least $750 million of the shares in WeWork’s impending IPO, a move that could allow the office-sharing company to shore up an offering that has been plagued by tepid investor demand....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Daily on Energy: Democrats spared tricky questions on fossil fuels at nation’s oil and gas capital Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Trump administration set to sell leases this year for drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge The Trump administration took a final step Thursday toward selling leases for companies to drill for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, releasing a finding that energy development would have minimal environmental impact....
01:00, 09/14/2019

Marvel might make a monumental change when they bring the X-Men to the MCU Ever since the Disney-Fox deal was finalized, and Marvel gained control over several popular superhero franchises, including the X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Deadpool, fans have been wondering how long it would take for these characters to make their way over to the MCU. Marvel’s Kevin Feige has...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe regains prominence for husband The controversy around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who remained behind a black veil as she succeeded in getting President Emmerson Mnangagwa to build a special new gravesite for her husband...
01:34, 09/14/2019

Berman, T.J. back for NFL PrimeTime on ESPN+ From 1987 to 2005, Chris Berman and Tom Jackson helped redefine NFL highlights with their back-and-forth banter on ESPN's NFL PrimeTime. They're back as hosts of the show, beginning Sunday on ESPN+....
02:00, 09/14/2019

WWE Clash of Champions: Four Horsewomen a focus on night when all titles are on the line Tag team champs Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman will face off against each other, the Four Horsewomen will battle once again and every belt is on the line at Clash of Champions...
02:00, 09/14/2019

De Blasio tries to bat away ‘quid-pro-quo’ claims with hotels union Mayor Bill de Blasio struggled Friday to bat away quid-pro-quo allegations reported by The Post over City Hall’s pro-Hotel Trades Council policy reversal — which came as the politically powerful union gave his quixotic presidential bid key support. “That’s ridiculous,” ...
02:02, 09/14/2019

Here’s Why New York City Is Now Trying to Repeal Its Ban on ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’ (NEW YORK) — A New York City law banning so-called gay conversion therapy would be repealed under legislation introduced Thursday over concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBTQ community if the case were to make it to the Supreme Court. Council S...
02:34, 09/14/2019

Citigroup stands by card strategy despite economic clouds Some Wall Street analysts have begun to question whether Citigroup Inc's big bet on credit cards will backfire if the U.S. economy enters a recession, despite the bank saying it is underwriting responsibly....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Odell Beckham Jr alleges 'Bountygate' coach told players to take him out of 2017 preseason game Odell Beckham Jr. accused New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams of trying to get players to injure him during a preseason game two years ago....
02:34, 09/14/2019

27 TV reboots and revivals, ranked from worst to best ABC Reboots. Revivals. Returns. It's hard to classify the craze of TV shows being brought back to life. Some return with all-new casts and storylines, and others pick up exactly where the original show left off as if nothing happened. But as the new "Roseanne" and other reboots before it have proven...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Jennifer Lopez did intense training for her pole-dancing scenes in 'Hustlers.' Experts say it's a grueling workout. It took months of rigorous training for Jennifer Lopez to master her pole scene in "Hustlers," working with a professional choreographer and dancer. Professionals make it look easy, but the reality is that pole dancing requires impressive strength, skill, and confidence. Anyone can learn to pole dan...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Three-time NBA champion Shaun Livingston announces retirement after 15-year career Shaun Livingston, who played 15 years in the NBA and won three championships with the Golden State Warriors, announced his retirement Friday.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

After LSU complaints about visiting locker room at Texas, Longhorns release temperature data After the LSU 45-38 loss to the Texas Longhorns on Saturday, the Tigers complained about the air conditioning situation in the visitors' locker room.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

What went wrong? What's next? Burning questions for USA Basketball ahead of Olympics What's next for USA Basketball after failing to medal at the FIBA World Cup and with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics less than a year away.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Kevin Chappell shoots 11-under 59 at The Greenbrier Kevin Chappell shot an 11-under 59 in the second round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier for the 11th sub-round 60 round in PGA Tour history       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls and student rallies on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carrying human chains, the latest demonstrations in months of unrest....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Washington Spirit wants to satisfy big Audi Field crowd vs. Megan Rapinoe and Reign FC Coach Richie Burke stressed the need for a win to stay in the playoff race, saying, "If we are going to continue to pull in big crowds, we’ve got to have a good product."...
03:34, 09/14/2019

The First Peanut Allergy Drug Might Be Approved Soon—but Not Without Controversy On Friday, a panel of experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration voted that the agency should approve a drug called Palforzia designed to help people manage their peanut allergy. But the non-unanimous verdict rendered by the panel highlights the ongoing debate over whether this therapy, a...
03:34, 09/14/2019

"Best In World": Trump Praises One Of His Hotels On Twitter President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by using his hotel chain for government business....
03:34, 09/14/2019

As Peloton prepares IPO, music publishers seek to double lawsuit to $300 million Music publishers have asked a federal judge to let them double their lawsuit against Peloton Interactive Inc to $300 million, saying the maker of stationary bicycles has streamed more than 2,000 workout videos used without permission....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Travel agent charged with scamming Delta out of 42 million reward miles A manager at a Chicago travel agency has been charged with "illegally reaping" more than 42 million Delta Air Lines miles worth more than $1.75 million by registering customers as employees on the airline's business rewards program....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Diana Takes on the Post-Apocalypse in Our Exclusive First Look at Wonder Woman: Dead Earth Wonder Woman has faced many trials and tribulations in her quest to save the world of man from itself. But what happens when Diana wakes from slumber to find man’s world already lost? Welcome to DC Comics’ new take on the Princess of the Amazons, Dead Earth....
04:34, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman sentenced: 2 weeks in prison, $30,000 fine for college admissions scandal Huffman is the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal. “Trying to be a good mother doesn’t excuse us," said the judge.        ...
04:34, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
04:34, 09/14/2019

‘25 Words or Less’ host Meredith Vieira: I’m done with morning TV Former “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host Meredith Vieira is back in the daytime arena with “25 Words or Less,” premiering Sept. 16 (2 p.m. on WNYW/Ch. 5). If the show sounds familiar, that’s because Vieira hosted a three-week “25 Words” run on nine Fox-owned stations in August 2018 with celebrity...
04:34, 09/14/2019

EU may need to regulate tech giants' data use: EU antitrust chief The European Union may impose rules to ensure companies that collect data do not misuse it, Europe's antitrust chief said on Friday, signaling how she could use her expanded powers to rein in U.S. tech firms like Facebook and Google....
04:34, 09/14/2019

House lawmakers ask four tech giants to turn over trove of sensitive records in antitrust probe The documents could shed light on whether the companies’ dominance of search, advertising, e-commerce and other digital markets is rooted in anti-competitive practices....
04:34, 09/14/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population....
04:34, 09/14/2019

Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco Make Their Relationship Instagram Official Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco's summer of love is ending on a high note. The 22-year-old model and daughter of baseball pro José Canseco, who was first linked to The Hills: New......
05:00, 09/14/2019

Kim Kardashian "Got in Trouble" With Kanye West for Letting North Wear Makeup Kanye West is not ready to see daughter North West wearing makeup just yet, Kim Kardashian has revealed. While at a dinner party for the launch of her and supermodel Winnie Harlow's......
05:00, 09/14/2019

Cocktail of the week: Masa + Mezcal’s mezcal passion A smoky smasher, like an old fashioned, but with mezcal and passion fruit instead of bourbon and cherriesThis take on the old fashioned showcases an amazing spirit. Mezcal’s fruity, smoky notes make it a great pairing for passion fruit, which is just coming back into season, as well as other tropica...
05:34, 09/14/2019

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main character eulogizing his mother for 25 straight ex...
05:34, 09/14/2019

Rihanna Knows How to Throw a Party. One Successful Night at Her Diamond Ball Is Proof The ladies’ bathroom at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan is a palatial marble space. But the stalls are small. Rihanna, in a black velvet gown with a dramatic trumpet-flared hem that stuck out several feet, didn’t seem bothered by the constraints. The singer, fashion and beauty...
05:34, 09/14/2019

The Goldfinch Is a Uniquely Challenging Novel to Adapt. Here’s Why the Movie Was Doomed This article contains spoilers for both the novel and the film adaptation of The Goldfinch. Donna Tartt’s novel The Goldfinch was met with widespread enthusiasm upon its 2013 release: it received the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and spent over 30 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. &ld...
05:34, 09/14/2019

The Goldfinch Is a Handsome Movie, But It Lies Flat as a Painting Books are perhaps the richest source material for movies: The characters are there, the plot is there, the color and texture are there—all you’ve got to do is shift it all over to the screen. If only it were that easy. The Goldfinch, director John Crowley’s prestige adaptation of D...
05:34, 09/14/2019

What I Found When I Crawled Under The 2020 Land Rover Defender I just crawled under the 2020 Land Rover Defender—the unibody, independent suspension-equipped successor to a legendary body-on-frame, solid-axle off-road brute. What I saw didn’t appear to be an SUV built on a special off-road platform, but rather a machine quite similar to other vehicles in the La...
05:34, 09/14/2019

What to Do if Your Credit Score Drops With the ease of services like Credit Karma and Credit Sesame, it’s easier than ever to go online to check your credit score. Fluctuations of a few points up or down, say, from 720 to 725, or 680 to 670, are normal, but a sudden massive drop of 30 or more points could be cause for concern. What do ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

The Most Important Moments From Last Night's Presidential Debate On Thursday night, 10 Democratic presidential candidates debated issues of climate change, healthcare, and criminal justice reform on stage in Houston. Candidates like former Texas rep. Beto O’Rourke stood out among heated discussions of gun control; others, like former Secretary of Housing and Urba...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Grab Some Pie, It's Time to Get Yourself This Supernatural Day Shirt Happy Supernatural Day! It is the final day that you can celebrate while the show is still on the air. If you’re constantly saying “driver picks the music, shotgun shuts his cakehole,” this is a shirt for you. Get yourself a Supernatural Day Shirt at Hot Topic. We should warn you, sizes are selling ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

NYPD clears up Eddie Money cop mystery He wrote “Two Tickets to Paradise,” but he never wrote a traffic ticket. On Friday night, the NYPD cleared up the mystery of whether rocker Eddie Money was ever a cop, as he’d sometimes claimed: He wasn’t. But the rocker was, briefly, a trainee, a police spokeswoman said of M...
06:34, 09/14/2019

Vista sued by ex-Solera director accused of aiding fired CEO The buyout firm headed by Robert F. Smith — the billionaire who stunned Morehouse College graduates this spring by telling them he would pay off all their student debt — has been slapped with an explosive lawsuit that accuses it of self-dealing. Smith’s fund Vista Equity Partners used automotive sof...
06:34, 09/14/2019

IoT devices still major target for cyberattacks During the first half of 2019, cybercriminals increased the intensity of both IoT and SMB-related attacks according to a new report from F-Secure.The firm's “Attack Landscape H1 2019” report highlighted the threat unsecured IoT devices can pose to businesses and consumers as well ...
06:34, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters plan shopping mall sit-ins after hill-top human chains Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carrying human chains, the latest demonstrations in months of unrest in the Chinese-ruled city....
07:00, 09/14/2019

This prosthetic arm combines manual control with machine learning Prosthetic limbs are getting better every year, but the strength and precision they gain doesn’t always translate to easier or more effective use, as amputees have only a basic level of control over them. One promising avenue being investigated by Swiss researchers is having an AI take over wh...
07:01, 09/14/2019

CDC's case count of vaping-related lung illnesses went down, but not for reasons you might think The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday there are 380 confirmed and probable cases of lung disease associated with vaping across 36 states and the US Virgin Islands. Six deaths have been confirmed in six states: California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, and Orego...
07:34, 09/14/2019

Ted Cruz teases future White House bid: 'I hope to run again' Sen. Ted Cruz, a runner-up in the 2016 Republican primary, said he hopes to launch another White House bid in the future, calling his previous campaign "the most fun I've ever had."...
07:34, 09/14/2019

Greenpeace members face federal, state charges in Houston protest Federal and state authorities on Friday criminally charged climate change protesters for shutting down the largest U.S. energy-export port for a day by dangling from a bridge....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Papa John's and Simmons College blame each other for pulling scholarships to 10 students Controversy is brewing between Simmons College of Kentucky and Papa John's one week after ex-CEO John Schnatter gave the school a $1 million donation.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

The 25 most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean From cozy flannel to those iconic Bean Boots, the most popular things you can buy at L.L.Bean can help you stay warm and stylish all season long.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Geelong star Tom Hawkins set to miss AFL preliminary final Hawkins handed one-game ban for strike in semi winHit assessed as intentional, high contact and low impactGeelong forward Tom Hawkins must fight to overturn a one-match striking ban at the AFL tribunal if he is to play in Friday night’s preliminary final against Richmond.Hawkins was running alongsid...
09:18, 09/14/2019

Davis hits 2 HRs, A's top Rangers 14-9, keep wild-card lead Khris Davis homered twice, Ramon Laureano connected on the game's fourth three-run shot to break a tie in the sixth inning and the Oakland Athletics stayed in front in the AL wild-card race with a 14-9 victory over the Texas Rangers       ...
09:51, 09/14/2019

Arenado, Story power Rockies past Padres, 10-8 Nolan Arenado hit his 40th home run and Trevor Story connected twice to lead the Colorado Rockies past the San Diego Padres 10-8       ...
09:51, 09/14/2019

Watford v Arsenal: match preview Quique Sánchez Flores is back at Watford and it is fair to say he knows the score. “We don’t have time,” the manager said, with a nod towards the helter-skelter nature of Premier League football but, also, perhaps the reality that the Watford hot-seat is hotter than most. Rock bottom after four game...
10:17, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Exits Apple Board as Firms Become Streaming Rivals Disney chief Robert Iger resigned from Apple's board of directors as the companies are poised to launch rival online streaming services, according to a filing Friday with US regulators....
10:17, 09/14/2019

Fit in my 40s: will Brazilian jiu-jitsu give me a body like Hercules? | Zoe Williams Fending off a strangling attempt is quite a complicated manoeuvre• Fitness tips: three benefits of Brazilian jiu-jitsuI’m learning Brazilian jiu-jitsu with feminist activist Paola Diana and her coach, Charles Negromonte Santos. Diana is also an amateur boxer, Krav Maga enthusiast and early adopter o...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Romesh Ranganathan: do tell me what you think happened, Mr Social Media Know-all People claim to know more about what really happened than the people who were thereI have just returned from filming A League Of Their Own in Spain, where I became involved in the tomato-throwing festival in Buñol, in which thousands of people throw thousands of tomatoes at each other for an hour, t...
11:17, 09/14/2019

A letter to… my friends with children ‘I do understand that your life has changed. But what about me? What about our friendship?’: the letter you always wanted to writeIt happens every time. I know it will, and I don’t begrudge it. Except I do, a bit. It’s happened so often, and now that I’m in my late 40s, and I am so practised at this...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Schiff subpoenas acting national intelligence director over 'urgent' whistleblower complaint Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, subpoenaed acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire on Friday, claiming Maguire is unlawfully withholding a whistleblower complaint from Congress....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at the OvalThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 11.26am BST 9th over: England 24-0 (Denly 7, Burns 12) Cummins bands in short to Burns to begin before going fuller in search of an edge. But the left-hander is all ...
12:34, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong enters 15th week of mass protests as unrest continues Pro-democracy demonstrators clash with Beijing supporters as riot police subdue protestersRival groups of demonstrators clashed in Hong Kong and police made arrests in another weekend of mass protests after months of political unrest.Dozens of pro-Beijing protesters waved Chinese flags and chanted “...
12:34, 09/14/2019

First novel at 12, gone at 25: the mystery of Barbara Newhall Follett When she published her debut The House Without Windows, Follett was hailed as a child genius. Then she disappeared … This is a tale of presence and absence. A mystery, a fantasy. It begins more than a century ago, on 4 March 1914, in a small house in Hanover, New Hampshire, when a child called Barba...
12:34, 09/14/2019

Gyorgy Konrad, Writer and Dissident in Communist Hungary, Dies at 86 Mr. Konrad, known internationally for books like his novel “The Case Worker,” advocated individual liberty and played a prominent role after Communist rule ended....
13:34, 09/14/2019

Calorie restriction plus exercise can make bones more fragile New research in female mice reveals that exercising while on a low calorie diet can decrease quality and quantity of bone instead of increasing robustness....
13:34, 09/14/2019

Martic sets up final with Pliskova at Zhengzhou Open "Croatia\u0027s Petra Martic and top seed Karolina Pliskova marched into the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open with commanding straight-sets victories on Saturday."...
13:34, 09/14/2019

Robert Mugabe's state funeral takes place in Harare Foreign dignitaries and opposition leaders attend service for Zimbabwe’s founding president Thousands of mourners sang the praises of Robert Mugabe on Saturday at the official funeral ceremony for the Zimbabwe’s founding president in Harare.A military brass band led family members, officials from th...
14:00, 09/14/2019

How much beer did the average person drink annually in every state? 24/7 Tempo analyzed per-capita beer consumption by state. Among those with the highest rates were Montana, New Hampshire and the Dakotas.       ...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Hurricane Dorian victims reunite with their beloved pets weeks after storm Amid the devastation in the Bahamas left behind by Hurricane Dorian – the dozens of lives lost and the hundreds of homes swept away -- there is another growing concern: Dozen of emaciated and sick pets roaming the island with no place to go....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories....
15:00, 09/14/2019

Terry Bradshaw says he 'can't stand' guys like AB Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw says he "can't stand players" like Antonio Brown and wishes Pittsburgh would've gotten rid of the wide receiver "a long time ago."...
16:00, 09/14/2019

In break with past, Rome lets charity ship head to Italian port Italy's new government allowed a French charity ship to bring ashore 82 migrants on Saturday in an apparent reversal of the uncompromising, closed-door policy of the previous administration....
16:00, 09/14/2019

As Bahamians search for missing, Tropical Storm approaches The Bahamas, still digging out from the ravages of Hurricane Dorian, is bracing for Tropical Storm Humberto that forecasters expect to become a hurricane.        ...
16:00, 09/14/2019

Juan Manuel Correa's parents issue condition update The parents of Juan Manuel Correa have provided an update on their son's condition following the huge Formula 2 crash at Spa-Francorchamps in which Anthoine Hubert perished...
16:00, 09/14/2019

Lappi holds WRC Rally Turkey lead over Citroen team-mate Ogier Esapekka Lappi maintained his Rally Turkey lead on Saturday, ahead of team-mate Sebastien Ogier, while World Rally championship leader Ott Tanak retired with an electrical issue...
16:00, 09/14/2019

3 Trainers Rubbed Hot Pepper On Show Dogs For Act. They Face Charges Now Three dog trainers are accused of animal cruelty for allegedly using cayenne pepper to get show dogs to perform a scene while shooting in Pennsylvania for the cable series "Manhunt: Lone Wolf."...
16:34, 09/14/2019

Taliban Negotiators Meet With Russian Officials After Trump Ends Talks Taliban representatives have held talks with Russian officials in an apparent effort to restart discussions with the U.S., days after President Trump declared negotiations with the insurgent group dead....
17:01, 09/14/2019

Chicago Architecture biennial reveals the city’s true foundations Inspired by its black mayor and a curator from the UK, Chicago is reviving the social narratives that shaped the cityCrown Hall, at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, is an icon of modern architecture. Designed by Mies van der Rohe and completed in 1956, it is a crystalline glass box f...
17:34, 09/14/2019

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating pain and OxyContin was pushed as a non-addictive medication. But Purdue didn’t act alone....
17:34, 09/14/2019

Smart homes are becoming more popular. Here's how to make sure yours is working Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Apple HomePod are increasingly popular. Here are some tips to making sure your smart home devices are working properly.       ...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Former New Mexico priest, 81, sentenced to 30 years for sex abuse of altar boy A former Roman Catholic priest who fled the country decades ago was sentenced Friday in New Mexico to 30 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of sexually abusing an altar boy at a veterans' cemetery and military base....
18:01, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto forms east of battered Bahamas A strengthening tropical storm has set its sights on the Dorian-battered Bahamas as it churns its way westward, brings with it sustained 40 mph winds....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Drone strikes target world's largest oil processing facility, Saudi oil field; attack claimed by Iranian-backed rebels The world's largest oil processing facility and a nearby oil field in Saudi Arabia were set ablaze early Saturday morning after reported drone attacks by Yemen rebels....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Bolton reportedly resigned after Trump raised possibility of relieving Iran sanctions Former national security adviser John Bolton resigned from his position this week after President Trump suggested relieving some sanctions on Iran, a source close to Bolton told Axios....
20:18, 09/14/2019

Barcelona v Valencia: La Liga – live! La Liga updates from the evening kick-off at the Camp NouReal Madrid hold on for 3-2 win over LevanteAny comments? Find Tom on Twitter or get in touch via email 8.11pm BST It is two! Valencia are a steaming hot mess and Ansu Fati is running the show here. This time he plays creator for Frenkie de Jo...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Frank Lampard hopes Antonio Rudiger injury is short-term problem for Chelsea Frank Lampard hopes Antonio Rudiger will be fit to begin Chelsea's Champions League campaign on Tuesday after hurting his groin in the win over Wolves....
21:17, 09/14/2019

The secret history behind the world-famous ‘Goldfinch’ painting Business is booming for “The Goldfinch,” and it goes beyond the bestselling novel and much-anticipated movie that opened in theaters Friday. Centuries before author Donna Tartt came up with her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Goldfinch” was already a stunning if little known painting by a forgott...
22:17, 09/14/2019

Trump confirms Osama bin Laden's son Hamza killed in US operation US President Donald Trump has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden nearly six weeks after US media reported it. The son of Osama bin Laden was widely viewed as being groomed to take over the terror group al-Qaida....
22:17, 09/14/2019

'Friends' creators confirm there won't be a reunion series More bad news for "Friends" fans. After the beloved comedy series announced it's leaving Netflix in July for WarnerMedia's new streaming service, the show's creators confirmed there won't be a reunion or reboot series happening anytime soon....
00:00, 09/15/2019

Think car ownership will soon be a thing of the past? Think again. If you're thinking the days of car ownership are almost over, it's time to reset your expectations. We still have some big challenges to overcome.Read More...
00:00, 09/15/2019

Barcelona vs Valencia LIVE: LaLiga 2019-20 football as it happened at the Camp Nou Barcelona's 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the LaLiga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
00:34, 09/15/2019

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
01:00, 09/15/2019

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13)        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

AP Top Stories September 13 P Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison; China to lift punitive tariffs on US soybeans, pork; Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington; Animals explore abandoned van at Russian National park        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Luxury suits for men: Geoff K. Cooper road-tests the best men's tailoring Geoff K. Cooper, Insider's Men's Style Editor, rocks and recommends a collection of the most covetable designer men's suits that you can stun in now and all the way into the autumn/winter season...
01:34, 09/15/2019