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Google pulls out of competition for $10B Pentagon cloud contract

Google pulls out of competition for $10B Pentagon cloud contract

The project, known as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud, or JEDI, involves transitioning massive amounts of Department of Defence (DOD) data to a commercially operated cloud system. So...

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Susan Collins: The Old Republican Establishment's Finest Hour

Susan Collins: The Old Republican Establishment's Finest Hour

Lisa Murkowski of Alaska defined her vote around. "I can not conclude, based on the evidence and the complete lack of corroboration that Brett Kavanaugh was her assailant". Before Collins announced ...

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Sony Could Be Planning Backward Compatibility for PS5

Sony Could Be Planning Backward Compatibility for PS5

However, PlayStation boss John Kodera previously hinted that we'll see the PS4 successor in 2021, and some internet sleuths suggested in August that it's going by the internal code name "Erebus". ...

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What's to come from Google on the 9th of October

What's to come from Google on the 9th of October

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be presented on 9 October in three colors: black, white and sand color (pale pink). Lastly, real-life Google Pixel 3 photos had also popped up online, confirmi...

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Climate change report urges immediate action

Produced by 91 authors at the request of the group of governments which signed on to the 2015 Paris Agreement , it outlines the impact of global warming of 1.5 degrees Celsuis above pre-industrial ...

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Resident Evil 2 Remake New Footage Shows Claire Fighting Lickers

Resident Evil 2 Remake New Footage Shows Claire Fighting Lickers

Following this, the publisher and developer has now made a decision to provide fans with an idea of the wares they will get for the title's Deluxe Edition by confirming the DLC costumes coming with th...

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Final Death Sentence Appeal Scheduled for Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi | Trending

Final Death Sentence Appeal Scheduled for Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi | Trending

Earlier, Asia Bibi's lawyer Saiful Mulook briefed the court that the case based on a verbal clash between Bibi and a group of Muslim women was filed by a prayer leader of Katanwala in Nankana Sahib. A...

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GoFundMe campaigns launch for victims of limo crash that killed 20

GoFundMe campaigns launch for victims of limo crash that killed 20

The state ordered the owner, Prestige Limousine, shut down while an investigation continues into what caused Saturday's wreck in Schoharie. Court records show that the Shahed Hussain who owns that...

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'Unprecedented' Climate Action Needed To Save Planet, Dire Report Warns

The report shows even half a degree of extra warming will affect hundreds of millions of people and urges governments around the world to phase out coal power by 2050. "Leaders will have nowhere to h...

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Apple releases iOS 12.0.1 to fix charging and WiFi bugs

Apple releases iOS 12.0.1 to fix charging and WiFi bugs

If you've been online at all in the past few weeks, you've probably read about a charging issue affecting some iOS 12 devices. The update comes after sporadic complaints about how iOS devices runnin...

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Brexit: Japan 'would welcome' United Kingdom to TPP says Abe

Brexit: Japan 'would welcome' United Kingdom to TPP says Abe

But Mr Abe did warn Theresa May and European Union leaders to use "wisdom" during the Brexit talks in order to avoid a detrimental no deal situation. Abe added: "I truly hope that the negative impac...

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'Big win for Trump' as Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to supreme court

'Big win for Trump' as Senate confirms Brett Kavanaugh to supreme court

October 6, 2018. The US Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, ending a bitter battle between Republicans and Democrats during a confirmation process that has transfixed th...

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Russian minority party wins Latvian vote; populists surge

Russian minority party wins Latvian vote; populists surge

The left-leaning Harmony party - which has a cooperation agreement with Russia's ruling party, United Russia - and advocates the interests of Latvia's Russian-speaking citizens, became the biggest p...

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China: Interpol chief arrested for bribery

China: Interpol chief arrested for bribery

The emotional appeal was an extremely unusual move for the spouse of a senior Chinese official to take, given the risk that public lobbying might backfire and lead to a heavier punishment. Meng had li...

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Backed by Key Senators, Kavanaugh Has the Votes for US Supreme Court

Backed by Key Senators, Kavanaugh Has the Votes for US Supreme Court

In that case, a Saturday evening session could be held open for hours into Sunday so Daines, who supports Kavanaugh, could return to Washington . Manchin said in a written statement, "My heart goes...

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Week Ahead: Kavanaugh Confirmed, Sworn In - And What Comes Next

Week Ahead: Kavanaugh Confirmed, Sworn In - And What Comes Next

On Friday, hours before the Senate moved to end debate and trigger the final confirmation vote that would appoint Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court , President Donald Trump tweeted about ...

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UN Report on Climate Change Carries Life-or-Death Warning

The lower level would mean the Arctic Ocean would be free of sea ice in summer only once per century not at least once a decade under the higher target. The basic gist is hardly surprising-the impacts...

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McConnell now open to high court nomination in election year

McConnell now open to high court nomination in election year

The FBI submitted the confidential report to the Senate committee Thursday and soon Senator Chuck Grassley, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said the new FBI investigation into Kavanaug...

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Facebook announce Portal Video Calling Device

Facebook announce Portal Video Calling Device

On top of that, a screen passcode lets you prevent unauthorized use. By purposefully excluding many features, the Portal becomes purely a music-playing and video-chatting device. Facebook Portal , ...

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Real identity uncovered of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning: Bellingcat

Real identity uncovered of second Russian linked to Skripal poisoning: Bellingcat

The Bellingcat report says Dr Mishkin, a doctor it said works for Russian intelligence, graduated from the elite Military Medical Academies, where he was trained for medical work in the Russian navy. ...

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More Cities Deciding Not To Celebrate Columbus Day

More Cities Deciding Not To Celebrate Columbus Day

But this year , the explorer's namesake city in OH is saving a little money: Columbus has canceled its observation of Columbus Day altogether. It is a national holiday so there will be no mail and ...

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Explosions rock Canada’s largest oil refinery as energy company confirms ‘major incident'

Saint John Police tweeted that they were responding to the incident, and asked people to stay away from the area. According to the Irving Oil web site, the refinery produces more than 320,000 barrel...

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Doctor guilty in Spanish 'stolen babies' case can not be punished

Doctor guilty in Spanish 'stolen babies' case can not be punished

But the court said Vela could not be punished because Ines Madrigal - who was taken away from her mother as a baby in 1969 - did not make her complaint until 2012, more than a decade after the gravest...

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Kavanaugh sexual assault claims a 'hoax'

Kavanaugh sexual assault claims a 'hoax'

Christine Blasey Ford has not been able to move back home since she came forward with allegations of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh due to the "unending" death threats she is receiving, acc...

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Erdogan asks Riyadh to ‘prove’ journalist left consulate

Erdogan asks Riyadh to ‘prove’ journalist left consulate

The Turkish Anadolu News Agency claimed that 15 Saudi employees had arrived at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul while Khashoggi was there, and they left after his death. Multiple news outlets repo...

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Saudi Journalist, Critic of the Regime, Killed at Consulate in Turkey

Saudi Journalist, Critic of the Regime, Killed at Consulate in Turkey

Khashoggi's criticism of the current Saudi leadership "has been honest", adding that he had seen him personally over the past year and had even exchanged text messages with the missing journalist. Azz...

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Intel claims Core i9 9900K is the

Intel claims Core i9 9900K is the "best gaming processor"

In addition to its the Core i9-9900K processor , Intel also announced two other 9th gen desktop CPUs with the Core i5-9600K and Core i7-9700K. For example, the Core i9-9980XE will offer 18 cores ...

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President Trump says he has no plans to fire Rosenstein

President Trump says he has no plans to fire Rosenstein

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , a frequent target of President Donald Trump's criticism over the federal investigation into Russian activities during the 2016 presidential election, is f...

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Fox hires former White House official Hope Hicks as communications director

Fox hires former White House official Hope Hicks as communications director

Mr Shine resigned from Fox News previous year as the network's handling of sexual misconduct scandals came under scrutiny, though Mr Shine himself was not accused of any harassment. "They are beyond...

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Users, shutting down social network

Users, shutting down social network

Writing in a blog post Monday, Google attempted to downplay the incident, saying it hasn't found any signs that the bug was exploited. The company was careful to frame the decision as only affecting...

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