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Microsoft crushes quarterly earnings as cloud revenues rise

Microsoft crushes quarterly earnings as cloud revenues rise

The tech giant said it earned $1.14 a share on revenue of $29.1 billion, beating both the $0.95 and $27.92 billion that analysts surveyed by Bloomberg were anticipating. Obviously not all the titles a...

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‘Fortnite’ maker gets $1.25 billion from new investor group

‘Fortnite’ maker gets $1.25 billion from new investor group

The Fortnite logo is seen at the Paris Games Week (PGW), a trade fair for video games in Paris, France, October 25, 2018. The diverse group covers a large swath of the entertainment world, including...

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This may be the strongest evidence yet that new Macs are coming

This may be the strongest evidence yet that new Macs are coming

Apple is expected to bring a range of new Mac machines at its October 30 event in NY. Between the location of the event and the subtle hints that Apple is known for leaving in its invites, it's saf...

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McLaren's New $2.25 Million Hypercar Sold Out Before It Was Even Announced

McLaren's New $2.25 Million Hypercar Sold Out Before It Was Even Announced

At the base of either pillar are two smaller screens which are connected to cameras that substitute side mirrors for less drag - and for even less drag, the cameras can be retracted. In this mode, t...

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IPhone XR Goes on Sale in India and Other Launch Countries Today

IPhone XR Goes on Sale in India and Other Launch Countries Today

You can order the iPhone XR , with 128GB of storage on a 24-month contract with Three for £99 upfront and a monthly cost of £55 for all you can eat data, minutes and texts. It has similarly upgrade...

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Samsung Foldable Phone, Galaxy S10 Details Tipped by Insiders

Samsung Foldable Phone, Galaxy S10 Details Tipped by Insiders

In addition, a dedicated microsite for the device has also been set up, which lets interested consumers register for updates related to the Galaxy A9's launch date and availability in the country. P...

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Huawei Mate 20 Series Smartphones Will Not Get A US Launch

Huawei Mate 20 Series Smartphones Will Not Get A US Launch

A spokesman said on Monday: "We are not planning to sell the Mate 20 Series in the USA". The model can then be saved into the device and use for animations and even augmented reality. The Mate 20 P...

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DNA nabbed mail bomb suspect Cesar Sayoc for law enforcement: Terror expert

Justice Department officials, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions , provided updates Friday on the suspicious package investigation. On Friday, officials said two additional packages were f...

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Donald Trump, Xi Jinping to meet in Argentina next month: White House

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping to meet in Argentina next month: White House

The president chose to use millions of American taxpayer dollars to bail them out - but that money may also end up helping Chinese-owned and foreign-owned agriculture companies operating in the US. Th...

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Facebook launches searchable database revealing USA political ad spending

Facebook launches searchable database revealing USA political ad spending

ExxonMobil has spent more than United States dollars 2.1 million since May for ads that have promoted offshore drilling. More than $100 million has now been raised for the U.S. "Help them put togeth...

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Will US exit from nuclear deal increase risk of war?

Will US exit from nuclear deal increase risk of war?

Russian foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, criticizes a U-S decision to pull out of a key arms control treaty, warning it could spur a new arms race. Putin and Trump could meet in Paris in November du...

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Tesla Model 3 production reportedly being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Tesla Model 3 production reportedly being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk may have settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission over misleading tweets last month , but The Wall Street Journal reports on Friday that the Justice Departmen...

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Ex-Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as Prime Minister

Ex-Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa takes oath as Prime Minister

Reuters cited television reports that showed Rajapaksa being sworn in as the country's Prime Minister in the presence of President Maithripala Sirisena and several other opposition leaders. Earlier ...

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Home damaged after man uses blowtorch to kill black widow spiders

Home damaged after man uses blowtorch to kill black widow spiders

The man was said to be house-sitting when he stumbled upon the spiders. Firefighters believe the blowtorch ignited some flammable material through a crack in the bricks. A man told firefighters he w...

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Facebook secret software reveals 8.7m child abuse images on its platform

Facebook secret software reveals 8.7m child abuse images on its platform

Under pressure from regulators and lawmakers, Facebook has vowed to speed up removal of extremist and illicit material. Facebook has in recent months been under mounting pressure from US federal r...

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Putin invited to meet Trump in Washington as US-Russia tensions soar

Donald Trump has formally invited Vladimir Putin to visit Washington DC next year, the U.S. national security adviser, John Bolton, has confirmed. Putin and Trump have met several times on the si...

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Man tries to steal Magna Carta from UK's Salisbury Cathedral

Man tries to steal Magna Carta from UK's Salisbury Cathedral

The peace accord, which was signed in 1215, was not damaged. Police say the Magna Carta was not damaged and no-one was hurt during the incident. "It looked like some men "play-fighting" but as t...

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China will prevent Taiwan split 'at any cost'

China will prevent Taiwan split 'at any cost'

While President Donald Trump has been a brash supporter of Taiwan, the island nation elected Tsai Ing-wen, a known campaigner for independence and democracy. She said the Taiwan issue concerns the sov...

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French ‘Spider-man’ arrested after scaling London skyscraper

French ‘Spider-man’ arrested after scaling London skyscraper

It's surprising to see somebody doing that". While Robert doesn't use any other equipment in his climbs, he does use chalk to improve the friction between his skin and the building, and also wears w...

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Portrait by AI program sells for $432,000

Portrait by AI program sells for $432,000

The piece is called the Portrait of Edmond Belamy , and it is the first artwork made entirely by artificial intelligence to go up for sale at a major auction. It was among several portraits produced ...

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Trump Says He Is 'Bringing Out the Military' to Protect Border

Trump Says He Is 'Bringing Out the Military' to Protect Border

Working in support of the Mexican authorities, our teams are providing staffing and technical help to ensure timely registration of asylum seekers, setting up identification and referral mechanisms fo...

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Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 launch highlights: Price, specifications, features

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 launch highlights: Price, specifications, features

After a torrent of leaks and rumors, the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 is official, with its design being very similar to the OPPO Find X . There is no notch, and that is the reason the flagship boasts a 93.4 ...

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Judge shuts down accusations of 'political bias' in Trump foundation hearing

Judge shuts down accusations of 'political bias' in Trump foundation hearing

Sent via Twitter for iPhone. She alleges a litany of violations, including improperly using foundation assets for political purposes. New York State Supreme Court Justice Saliann Scarpulla ended the...

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PEACE IN KOREA? North, South Korea 'WITHDRAW TROOPS' from DMZ Village

PEACE IN KOREA? North, South Korea 'WITHDRAW TROOPS' from DMZ Village

It was a designated neutral zone until the "axe murder incident" in 1976, when North Korean soldiers attacked a work party trying to chop down a tree inside the demilitarised zone (DMZ), leaving two U...

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Pressure mounts on Government to resettle Nauru refugee children

Pressure mounts on Government to resettle Nauru refugee children

Dr Gogna said the reason for the recent spike in medical presentations on Nauru was unclear. Dr Antje, who migrated to Australia from Germany, said Australia's regime of indefinite offshore detentio...

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Erdogan’s Aide Says Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi's Death

Erdogan’s Aide Says Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi's Death

In his interview with the Journal , Trump said that he had asked the Crown Prince multiple times about the matter. Nevertheless, it is Mbs who "holds the reins of power" and if something happens ...

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China, Japan to partner in building Asia infrastructure

China, Japan to partner in building Asia infrastructure

On Abe's first bilateral visit to China ahead of Modi's trip to Japan, Gokhale said, "I have absolutely no hesitation in saying that his visit to China will have no impact on our bilateral ties."We we...

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Large 6.8 magnitude quake strikes between Greece and Italy

Large 6.8 magnitude quake strikes between Greece and Italy

The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center said sea level changes were observed after the quake. The USGS lists perceived shaking from a quake such as this as "very strong" and potential damage...

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Two die in apparent fall in Yosemite National Park

Two die in apparent fall in Yosemite National Park

Taft Point, accessible from Glacier Point Road, is know for its views of Yosemite Valley and El Capitan. Taft Point happens to be same spot where photographer Matthew Dippel captured a mystery coup...

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Google Lens Launches for Google Image Search on Mobile

Google Lens Launches for Google Image Search on Mobile

Google said Thursday that it started introducing a new feature for smartphone users that lets them search for specific objects within photos, like a flower bouquet in a wedding portrait. You can, f...

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