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Chrome will block annoying, spammy ads globally starting July 9

Google, which makes the overwhelming majority of its revenue through its in-house advertising platforms, raised eyebrows back in April 2017 when it began work on adding native ad-blocking capabilitie...

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Video shows moment rebel drone strike hits government military parade in Yemen

Video shows moment rebel drone strike hits government military parade in Yemen

At least six people were killed, medical officials said. Saudi-owned broadcaster Al-Arabiya said five were killed and several others injured when the combat drone struck a military base in al-Anad d...

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CES 2019: Samsung to bring 8K TVs to local market

CES 2019: Samsung to bring 8K TVs to local market

TCL prides itself on being one of the biggest sellers of affordable TVs with exceptional picture quality. Through the years, this is where tech companies introduced the first VCR then camcorders and...

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People Who Use Someone Else's Netflix Password, We've Got Bad News

People Who Use Someone Else's Netflix Password, We've Got Bad News

British firm Synamedia uses machine learning to spot shared passwords on streaming services like Netflix and HBO and rat out offending users. Each service can choose to deal with rule-breakers as th...

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Trump cancels Davos trip over US-Mexico border wall row

Trump cancels Davos trip over US-Mexico border wall row

US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he addressed a closed Senate Republican policy lunch as a partial government shutdown enters its 19th day on Capitol Hill in Washington, US. The D...

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Tata Motors' JLR to cut jobs in thousands amid China sales crunch

Tata Motors' JLR to cut jobs in thousands amid China sales crunch

JLR also revealed that electric drive units will be produced at the i54 engine factory in Wolverhampton as it increases its investment in electrification. Production-line staff will not be affected "a...

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US Troop Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen, Says Mike Pompeo

US Troop Withdrawal From Syria Will Happen, Says Mike Pompeo

He told you 9/11 led my country to abandon its ideals, particularly in the Middle East. He and other administration officials have worked to slow Trump's order to remove USA forces and to reassure...

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Samsung showcases the future of connected living at CES

Samsung showcases the future of connected living at CES

While Samsung uses the E name in its Galaxy tablet line, it hasn't been used for the company's phones. The second of the two phones is the Samsung Galaxy X , or Galaxy Fold, a prototype of which wa...

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Phoenix police investigating sex assault at Hacienda HealthCare

Phoenix police investigating sex assault at Hacienda HealthCare

He acknowledged the public interest in the story but confirmed the family are "not emotionally ready" to come forward with their own comment at this time. He says the woman and child are recovering bu...

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Teacher who allegedly separated NW school learners suspended

Teacher who allegedly separated NW school learners suspended

A task team from the provincial education department led by Education MEC Sello Lehare is en route the school to investigate the alleged racial segregation. The image began circulating on social media...

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Man caught on camera licking the doorbell of a house

Man caught on camera licking the doorbell of a house

Roberto Daniel Arroyo , 33, slathered the buzzer with his saliva in weird footage filmed on his neighbours' front porch in Salinas, California . The video also showed the doorbell licker appearing ...

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The Confusing Case of Jazmine Barnes, Explained

The Confusing Case of Jazmine Barnes, Explained

The announcement of the new charge came the same day as Jazmine's funeral, where many mourners wore Jazmine's favorite color, purple, the Houston Chronicle reported . Jazmine, who would have turned 8...

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US Navy Vet Detained in Iran Since July

US Navy Vet Detained in Iran Since July

CNN has sought comment from the governments of Iran and Switzerland, which represents the United States' diplomatic interests in Iran. White's mother, Joanne White, confirmed to CBS News that her...

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Dad 'ripped up walls' before sending 'asbestos parcels' to consulates

The Australian Federal Police said that 29 packages were being examined, and that the incidents were under investigation. He was charged with sending unsafe articles to be carried by a postal servi...

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Iran says it holds US Navy veteran, 1st arrest of Trump era

Iran says it holds US Navy veteran, 1st arrest of Trump era

A Department of State spokesperson told the BBC: "We are aware of reports of the detention of a USA citizen in Iran". Mr Qassemi said Iran had informed the United States government about Mr White's ...

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CES 2019- Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class Unveiled, Encourages You To Stay Fit

CES 2019- Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class Unveiled, Encourages You To Stay Fit

The second-generation Mercedes-Benz CLA has finally revealed itself to the world, looking more like a " CLS junior" than ever. Mercedes is making a big deal that the CLA's MBUX infotainment system...

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Calgary truck driver pleads guilty to charges in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Calgary truck driver pleads guilty to charges in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Sentencing is scheduled for January 28 in Melfort. Sidhu, 30, pleaded guilty to 16 counts of unsafe driving causing death and 13 charges of risky driving causing bodily harm. The Canadian Press rep...

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Opposition's Tshisekedi declared winner of DRC presidential poll

Opposition's Tshisekedi declared winner of DRC presidential poll

Tshisekedi, who received more than 7 million votes, or 38 percent, had not been widely considered the leading candidate and is relatively untested. After last month's vote, internet and text-messagi...

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European Union nations reach deal on stranded migrants, Malta announces

European Union nations reach deal on stranded migrants, Malta announces

While Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has been involved in efforts to broker an agreement and Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio had called for Italy to take in all women and children on boar...

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California man allegedly stole winning $10M lottery ticket from roommate

California man allegedly stole winning $10M lottery ticket from roommate

Police say he stole a lottery ticket worth $10 million and tried to cash it in. The investigator who went to the Lucky grocery store to obtain surveillance footage of the purchase was then told...

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BMW 7 Series facelift leaked ahead of debut

BMW 7 Series facelift leaked ahead of debut

As was a certainty, the 2019 BMW 7 Series facelift flaunts a set of styling elements that are a part of the company's latest design language. The headlamps are no sleeker and boast the company's Las...

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Lenovo crammed Google Assistant smarts into this adorable alarm clock

Lenovo crammed Google Assistant smarts into this adorable alarm clock

For once, we have something that's practical enough to bring back the alarm clock into the bedroom - rather than just simply relying on our smartphones. Hell, at this point you can't even use the thin...

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Senate Democrats block pro-Israel, anti-BDS bill

Senate Democrats block pro-Israel, anti-BDS bill

Chuck Schumer and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, it was a bull-headed president's determination to "govern by temper tantrum" at the expense of the American people, particularly the furloughed wor...

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Huawei Kicks Off 2019 With New ARM Chipset & Server

Huawei Kicks Off 2019 With New ARM Chipset & Server

As the servers and CPU are designed with cloud workloads in mind (storage, big data and ARM-native application scenarios), Huawei is clearly keen to further its cloud goals. Huawei has invested pati...

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AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES 2019

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES 2019

The new chips should provide a 15% performance gain compared to 2nd Generation Ryzen CPUs, and AMD should provide more details about maximum cores and clock speed closer to launch. Instead, all they a...

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China offered to bail out Malaysian fund in return for infrastructure deals

China offered to bail out Malaysian fund in return for infrastructure deals

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said as recently as November that he was continuing talks with China on another project: the 81 billion-ringgit ($19.7 billion) East Coast Rail Link , which remains ...

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Trump threatens to withhold FEMA money from California to help with wildfires

Trump threatens to withhold FEMA money from California to help with wildfires

President Donald Trump has again tweeted his dislike for the way forest management is handled and says he has called on FEMA to stop sending money to California to offer assistance to those affe...

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'First-Class Idiots': Iran's Supreme Leader Takes a Quip at 'Some US Officials'

'First-Class Idiots': Iran's Supreme Leader Takes a Quip at 'Some US Officials'

Separately, he touched upon what he described as "unprecedented" U.S. sanctions against Iran which Khamenei said "do put pressure on the country and the people". However, Trump's decision last year to...

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Kim Jong Un concludes China visit ahead of possible 2nd Trump summit

Kim Jong Un concludes China visit ahead of possible 2nd Trump summit

The visit was Kim's third to Beijing and fourth to China since March 2018, in what was his first trip outside North Korea since assuming power in 2011. "In order to resist the high pressure of t...

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Rosenstein Expected To Exit DOJ Once William Barr Is Confirmed

Rosenstein Expected To Exit DOJ Once William Barr Is Confirmed

Rosenstein plans to leave at some point after that, though no date has been set and there is no formal plan for the departure, according to the person, who was not authorized to discuss internal con...

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