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Netflix streaming consuming 15 percent of worldwide internet bandwidth

Netflix streaming consuming 15 percent of worldwide internet bandwidth

On the whole, video is king when it comes to downstream traffic on the internet, as it accounts for 57.7 percent of the total volume. During peak evening hours, when networks are under "the most str...

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U.S. condemns China for threatening cross-strait stability

U.S. condemns China for threatening cross-strait stability

Pence is set to charge that China is targeting "industries and states that would play an important role in the 2018 election" as it responds to Trump's protectionist trade tariffs on China. He also ma...

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Turkish police suspect Saudi journalist Khashoggi was killed at consulate

Turkish police suspect Saudi journalist Khashoggi was killed at consulate

The Associated Press also reported, citing a Turkish official, that detectives' "initial assessment" was that Khashoggi was killed at the consulate. "I would like to confirm that.Jamal is not at the...

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Pentagon sees China as 'growing risk' to U.S. defense industry

Pentagon sees China as 'growing risk' to U.S. defense industry

The proposal, which for now would be only a draft and totally confidential, would consist in carrying out a naval macro-operation during a week in November. If the proposal is approved, the operation ...

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Joe Manchin, a Democrat, to Vote Yes to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh

Flake, Manchin and Collins voting as they said Friday they will would keep the nomination from going to a vice presidential tie breaking situation. By confirming Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supre...

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Former Classmates of Brett Kavanaugh Say They've Been Ignored by The FBI

Former Classmates of Brett Kavanaugh Say They've Been Ignored by The FBI

The Supplemental Background Investigation confirms what the Senate Judiciary Committee concluded after its investigation: There is no corroboration of the allegations made by Dr. The protest began at...

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Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed To Supreme Court: Hollywood, Politicians, Media React

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed To Supreme Court: Hollywood, Politicians, Media React

They chanted, "Vote them out!" The chamber voted 51-49 to move forward with President Donald Trump's nominee. Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force One while flying to a campaign rally in K...

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Turkey summons Saudi envoy over missing journalist

Turkey summons Saudi envoy over missing journalist

Khashoggi , a critic of the kingdom's leadership, entered the consulate around 1 p.m. Tuesday, according to his fiancee, who said she accompanied him but waited outside. The U.S. State Department said...

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LG V40 to let users mix photo, video

LG V40 to let users mix photo, video

So scroll down below for more details. Yesterday, LG has unveiled its highly anticipated flagship smartphone for the second half of the year with the V40 ThinQ . "As for screen size, 6.4" is pl...

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Senate votes on confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh

Senate votes on confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh

Trump nominated Kavanaugh in July to succeed retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy, a move that triggered an intense partisan battle over the court's future well before the first allegation of misconduct...

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NZDF evacuates 120 quake survivors on Hercules aircraft from Palu

NZDF evacuates 120 quake survivors on Hercules aircraft from Palu

The most intact structure in the area was a battered two-storey house, pitched over at almost 45 degrees with one side buried and a blue vehicle in the auto port. Traumatized survivors are desperate f...

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Nintendo Game Boy Case Patent Turns Smartphones Into Portable Consoles

Nintendo Game Boy Case Patent Turns Smartphones Into Portable Consoles

The shell has a button layout identical to the classic Game Boy . A patent uncovered by Siliconera suggests that Nintendo may be working on the solution: a smartphone case that turns your phone...

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Key Senators Undecided As Senate Poised To Vote On Kavanaugh

The brutal hearing sparked a supplemental Federal Bureau of Investigation dive into Kavanaugh's background and a week-long delay of the Senate vote. Murkowski chose the opposite path. Senators often...

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Confidence in Pope falls sharply in US

Confidence in Pope falls sharply in US

Pope Francis on Wednesday offered a "warm welcome" to two Chinese Catholic bishops attending a synod for the first time following a landmark deal between China and the Vatican . In a statement this ev...

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Interpol asks China for info on agency’s missing president

Interpol asks China for info on agency’s missing president

The agency said it was concerned about the well-being of its president. His wife said she had not heard from him since he left Lyon at the end of last month. Who is Meng Hongwei? Meng is the firs...

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Melania Trump wraps up solo Africa trip in Egypt

Melania Trump wraps up solo Africa trip in Egypt

Mrs Trump will be accompanied at the national theatre by Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. On Friday, they visited the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust's elephant nursery at Nairobi National Par...

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Yazidi rape victim and Congolese doctor win 2018 Nobel peace prize

Yazidi rape victim and Congolese doctor win 2018 Nobel peace prize

The head of the Norwegian Nobel Committee says this year's Nobel Peace winners were chosen to draw attention to the fact that "women are. actually used as weapons of war". Murad has been a victim of...

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Jury Finds Jason Van Dyke Guilty Of Murdering Laquan McDonald

Jury Finds Jason Van Dyke Guilty Of Murdering Laquan McDonald

The jury is expected to deliver its verdict within the hour. It's the first time in half a century that a Chicago police officer has been convicted of murder for an on-duty death. One said Van Dyke ...

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India, Russia sign $5.43 billion S-400 missile deal

India, Russia sign $5.43 billion S-400 missile deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin who arrived in New Delhi on Thursday is accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Tr...

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Man rescued from shed in Carlisle was 'slave for 40 years'

Man rescued from shed in Carlisle was 'slave for 40 years'

The 58-year-old man was inside with only a chair and soiled bedding. The 79 year-old man who was arrested yesterday on suspicion of modern slavery offences has been released under investigation. Off...

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Kavanaugh Has The Votes To Be Confirmed To The Supreme Court

Kavanaugh Has The Votes To Be Confirmed To The Supreme Court

Republicans have a 51-49 majority in the Senate. But in an op-ed published Thursday he insists he remains the same "hardworking, even-keeled" person as always. Orrin Hatch said; Collins' speech "was ...

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PMLN chief Shehbaz Sharif arrested in water scam

PMLN chief Shehbaz Sharif arrested in water scam

Hours after Sharif's arrest, dozens of his supporters rallied outside the offices of the National Accountability Bureau , where Sharif was being held. In the investigation, Shahbaz told NAB that he w...

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Senate Set to Close Debate on Kavanaugh Supreme Court Nomination

But Collins's support is expected to give Kavanaugh enough votes to clear the Senate if the rest of the Republican caucus holds firm. As she prepared to start her floor speech, protesters in the S...

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Twitter’s new update brings ‘data saver’ feature for iOS

Twitter’s new update brings ‘data saver’ feature for iOS

Twitter notably has already launched Twitter Lite , which does numerous data saving options natively, however the move to bring them to their mainstream app shows the option would be popular for al...

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Here is why the New York Times front page is trending

Here is why the New York Times front page is trending

Slater based his estimate on the fact that NY charged a 21% tax on large gifts and estates when developer Fred Trump bequeathed his business to his children. "But both the federal government and state...

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Trump boards plane with toilet paper stuck to his shoe

Trump boards plane with toilet paper stuck to his shoe

The White House has not commented on what it was. The president stopped at the top of the stairs, waved to supporters one last time, then the paper dislodged from his shoe and was left on the stairs...

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Internet provider groups sue over California net neutrality rules

Internet provider groups sue over California net neutrality rules

The associations are seeking to invalidate California's new law and prohibit the state from enforcing it. The cooperative lawsuits between the Trump DOJ and numerous ISP lobbying organizations giv...

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Congolese doctor, Yazidi activist win Nobel Peace Prize for combating sexual violence

Congolese doctor, Yazidi activist win Nobel Peace Prize for combating sexual violence

She is one of an estimated 3,000 Yazidi women who were victims of rape and other abuses by the Islamic State militants. Mukwege, 63, was recognised for two decades of helping women recover from ...

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8-year-old girl pulls 1,500-year-old sword from Swedish lake

8-year-old girl pulls 1,500-year-old sword from Swedish lake

Mikael Nordström, an expert from the Jonkopings Lans Museum, described the discovery of the relic as spectacular , saying that it was "about 85 centimeters long, and there is also preserved wood and ...

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Exec at Kavanaugh Hearing

Exec at Kavanaugh Hearing

The topic became an issue after a photo of Facebook's Head of Global Policy Joel Kaplan appeared to show the executive present at Kavanaugh's hearing last Thursday. "We support people's right to do ...

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