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Oppo's latest pop-up screen smartphone patent is wild

Oppo's latest pop-up screen smartphone patent is wild

Of course you do, back in the pre-iPhone days before we wanted all-screen and near bezel-free devices. Then there's a design with a second screen which slides out from the side of the handset. And w...

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Fact Check: Trump's dad was not born in Germany

Fact Check: Trump's dad was not born in Germany

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump held an event with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss defense spending by European countries. Trump made the claim while venting to Germany's ...

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Wilson-Raybould, Philpott removed from Liberal caucus

Wilson-Raybould, Philpott removed from Liberal caucus

The two former ministers, Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott, had been in the gallery overlooking the Commons earlier Wednesday, offering standing ovations as young women from each of Canada's 3...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief plays down rows as allies mark 70th anniversary

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief plays down rows as allies mark 70th anniversary

Hutchison specified that London was the first seat of the Pact after the signing of the Treaty establishing the United Nations, so the British capital insisted on marking the 70th anniversary. "There ...

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House votes to end American support for Yemen war

House votes to end American support for Yemen war

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, who worked with Democrats (especially Chris Murphy of Connecticut) and Republicans (especially Mike Lee of Utah ) to secure Senate support for the measure late past y...

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Microsoft Announces Windows 10 May 2019 Update

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 May 2019 Update

A new Windows release health dasbboard will be released in April 2019 to provide system administrators and users with "near real-time information on the current rollout status and known issues (open a...

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Komodo Island Closing Until 2020 Because People Keep Stealing The Dragons

Komodo Island Closing Until 2020 Because People Keep Stealing The Dragons

The temporary closure, which was announced on March 29, is expected to provide officials in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia , the opportunity to increase the Komodo dragon population and preserve their...

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State testing delayed due to computer glitch

State testing delayed due to computer glitch

There is a nine-day window for schools to finish state tests. In some cases, students lost their work and had to start over, according to the state's Council of School Superintendents. "The state must...

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Wrestling - Rey Mysterio injured

Powell's POV: Here's hoping the Mysterio injury is just storyline fodder to explain WWE pulling the Mysterio vs. Andrade match from Smackdown . It is not known whether Mysterio will be ready to go...

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Christchurch terrorist to be charged with 50 counts of murder

Christchurch terrorist to be charged with 50 counts of murder

It is alleged the former personal trainer stormed two mosques in Christchurch with a number of high-powered weapons and live streamed the attack online, in the single worst terrorist attack carried ...

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Ethiopian crew followed Boeing's procedures, but couldn't prevent crash

Ethiopian crew followed Boeing's procedures, but couldn't prevent crash

Doing so does not shut down the MCAS system completely but severs an electrical link between the software and aircraft systems, a person familiar with the technology said. The Ethiopian Airlines plane...

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Parliament to force prime minister to request further Brexit extension

Parliament to force prime minister to request further Brexit extension

Grassroots party members as well as a number of politicians have called for May to be replaced with some warning her actions will "destroy the Conservative Party". Among those was leaving the EU's cus...

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Netanyahu thanks Putin for helping return of Israeli soldier’s remains

Netanyahu thanks Putin for helping return of Israeli soldier’s remains

Russian Federation said it handed over the remains to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , who is visiting Putin five days before he is to seek a fifth term in office in a hard election. While...

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House of Commons suspended after water pours through ceiling

House of Commons suspended after water pours through ceiling

As water gushed into the House - only a day after a 310-310 tie on a Brexit vote forced the speaker John Bercow to step in and make a casting decision on whether there should be even more votes an...

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Xeon Scalable, Optane Lead Intel's Big Data Center Rollout

Xeon Scalable, Optane Lead Intel's Big Data Center Rollout

Intel's data center solutions target server, network, storage, internet of things (IoT) applications and workstations. Intel Corp. today launched a new version of its market-leading Xeon Scalabl...

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Iowa Sen. Grassley: Trump wind turbine comments 'idiotic'

Iowa Sen. Grassley: Trump wind turbine comments 'idiotic'

You tell me that one, okay? THE FACTS: The sound from wind farms has not been proved to cause cancer . How did Grassley respond? "I'm told that the White House respects my views on a lot of ...

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‘Expiry Babu’: Mamata Banerjee takes on PM Modi’s ‘speed breaker didi’ barb

‘Expiry Babu’: Mamata Banerjee takes on PM Modi’s ‘speed breaker didi’ barb

The ruling party has campaigned hard against Banerjee, fearing she could lead a possible alliance of India´s disparate regional parties against the BJP and dent its re-election prospects. "The undercu...

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Duterte won’t allow China to take over Pag-asa Island

Duterte won’t allow China to take over Pag-asa Island

He said that the presence of Chinese vessels in Pag-asa "has something to do with the greater game of geopolitics". "Such actions are a clear violation of Philippine sovereignty, sovereign rights and ...

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Pope Francis: Women have 'legitimate claims' for justice, equality

Pope Francis: Women have 'legitimate claims' for justice, equality

The pope is grappling with criticism over the Church's response to a decades-long clerical sexual abuse crisis that has gravely damaged its standing around the globe and seen it pay out billions of do...

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Apple has cut the price of the HomePod

Apple has cut the price of the HomePod

The problem is that HomePod was still pricey at $349. Originally priced at $349 in the U.S., the HomePod now costs $299, while the United Kingdom price has come down from £319 to £279 on the Apple S...

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Trump Postpones Move to Dismantle Obamacare

Trump Postpones Move to Dismantle Obamacare

Yost's legal brief broke with many in his political party who say the law should be overturned. Democrats countered that Trump , in conjunction with McConnell, has jammed the Senate with a set of h...

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Eastern forces seize town south of Tripoli, UN chief urges restraint

Eastern forces seize town south of Tripoli, UN chief urges restraint

Haftar on Wednesday reportedly ordered his forces to deploy to western parts of the country with a view to "purging them of terrorist groups and strongholds". Misrata, a port city east of Tripoli, is ...

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Russian Federation searching for remains of 2 more missing IDF soldiers - senior official

Russian Federation searching for remains of 2 more missing IDF soldiers - senior official

Israel, which promotes a "leave no man behind" policy in its military, places enormous importance on missing soldiers, and Baumel's name is familiar in Israeli households. Prime Minister Benjamin Net...

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Why your wait for 5G iPhone may get longer, courtesy Samsung

Why your wait for 5G iPhone may get longer, courtesy Samsung

Even if Huawei agrees to sell to Apple, the American company will face another problem because Huawei 5G chips are now not allowed in the United States which happens to be one of Apple's most lucrativ...

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South Korea To Launch World’s First National 5G Networks

South Korea To Launch World’s First National 5G Networks

Hyper-wired South Korea has long had a reputation for technical prowess, and Seoul had made the 5G rollout a priority as it seeks to stimulate stuttering economic growth. Along with faster connectivit...

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Mueller report 'much more acute' than Barr summary, team members say

Mueller report 'much more acute' than Barr summary, team members say

The group also told the Times they are concerned Barr's narrative of the findings will have hardened public perception by the time conclusions from the full report are publicly released. "It is a ...

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Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman's arrest

Trump unconcerned about Chinese woman's arrest

One such advertisement, posted the same day criminal charges against Zhang were made public, offered clients a photograph and dialogue with former president Barack Obama during a June 2019 event at th...

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British MPs back Brexit delay by one vote

But the opposition leader has been content to watch the governing Conservative Party take on Brexit, a move that has not only divided the country, but has all but redrawn the political landscape by wi...

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Tencent's PUBG Mobile sees 83% monthly revenue growth in March

Tencent's PUBG Mobile sees 83% monthly revenue growth in March

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - or PUBG as it's known by fans - is finally available on mobile. PUBG Mobile Prime Plus and Prime subscriptions are available for both Android and iOS users, but...

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Jacinda Ardern pays for groceries of Auckland mum who forgot wallet

Jacinda Ardern pays for groceries of Auckland mum who forgot wallet

Ardern was behind her in the queue and stepped in to pay for woman's purchases herself. Speaking to reporters his morning, Ardern was asked about comments made by Hamilton City councillor James Ca...

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