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Sony establishes PlayStation Productions to create content for TV and Film

THR reports that the studio has already started to set up shop and begin its first projects in the Sony Pictures lot in Culver City, California. "We've got 25 years of game development experience ...

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Tourist Bus Hit By Explosion Outside Museum In Egypt

Tourist Bus Hit By Explosion Outside Museum In Egypt

The bus was carrying 25 South African citizens, Egypt's state-run Ahram daily reported. There are reports of deaths at this stage, The Mirror reports. Since first being elected in 2014, Sisi has...

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Hundreds protest as Indonesia president's re-election confirmed

Hundreds protest as Indonesia president's re-election confirmed

Prabowo Subianto has not yet confirmed if he intends to go to court, but his challenge to his 2014 defeat by Joko Widodo was rejected. Indonesian police officers stand guard behind razor wires ou...

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Nike and Adidas Ask President Trump to Remove Footwear Tariff 'Immediately'

Nike and Adidas Ask President Trump to Remove Footwear Tariff 'Immediately'

The action came after he accused China of reneging on its previous commitments in trade talks. In a note to clients, the analysts said that such a scenario would prompt the US Federal Reserve to s...

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Boeing acknowledges flaw in 737 MAX flight simulator software

Boeing acknowledges flaw in 737 MAX flight simulator software

The 737 MAX was grounded around the world in March following the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board just five months after a similar crash of a Lion Air flight of a 737 MAX kill...

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Google Launches New $999 Glass 2 for Enterprise Customers

Google Launches New $999 Glass 2 for Enterprise Customers

Aimed at the enterprise-only market, the waterproof and dust-resistant device can now be developed for much more easily than earlier, when it ran a more proprietary OS. Glass EE 2 brings a new CPU an...

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WhatsApp Users Targeted in Spyware Attack

WhatsApp Users Targeted in Spyware Attack

Upon detecting this problem, Whatsapp responded by "rolling out a fix to its servers" progressively since 10th May 2019. The attack was developed by Israeli security firm NSO Group, according to a...

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Microsoft releases first test version of its Edge browser for Mac

Microsoft releases first test version of its Edge browser for Mac

Microsoft Edge for macOS will offer the same new browsing experience that Microsoft is previewing on Windows, with user experience optimizations to make it feel at home on a Mac. Microsoft says the co...

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Houthis Threaten To Hit 300 Gulf Targets Amid Rising Tensions

Houthis Threaten To Hit 300 Gulf Targets Amid Rising Tensions

Saudi Arabia has said that Yemen's Houthi rebels have launched a bomb-laden drone targeting civilian infrastructure in a city along the kingdom's border to Yemen. Al-Maliki warned there would be a "st...

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Kamala Harris Unveils Equal Pay Policy

Kamala Harris Unveils Equal Pay Policy

The Heritage Foundation , a conservative think tank, argues that statistics surrounding the pay gap only considers media earnings of full-time and salaried workers. Harris wants the plan to be codif...

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Iran claims fourfold rise in uranium-enrichment levels

Iran claims fourfold rise in uranium-enrichment levels

Also on Monday, the Associated Press reported that Iran announced a four-fold production increase of uranium enrichment. Just last week the US President Donald Trump conveyed that he has given a d...

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Man accused of murder in NZ shootings also charged with terrorist act

Man accused of murder in NZ shootings also charged with terrorist act

Commissioner of Police Mike Bush said a charge of engaging in a terrorist act under section 6A of the Terrorism Suppression Act 2002 has been filed. Tarrant was arrested on March 15 for his involvem...

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Google is shutting down the Jump VR platform in June

Google is shutting down the Jump VR platform in June

Google has pulled the plug on its Jump VR platform , now in use by GoPro Odyssey and Yi Halo, stating that it will go offline by the end of June, due to a declining user base and growing competiti...

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Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections

Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections

However, he gained ground amid the escalation of the conflict with neighbouring Pakistan. Stating that exit polls were being used to create an impression that "there is still a Modi wave" in the c...

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Pixel 3a issue: Random shutdown and the fallout

The company's latest Pixel 3a and 3a XL handsets look to be following this trend: both devices have garnered positive reviews, but reports of issues are already surfacing. Instead, it has to be ...

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North Korea reports 'worst drought in a century'

North Korea reports 'worst drought in a century'

North Korea is experiencing its worst drought in over a century, official media reported Friday, days after the World Food Programme expressed "very serious concerns" about the situation in the countr...

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Redmi teases pop-up camera for Redmi K20, confirms May 28 launch

Redmi teases pop-up camera for Redmi K20, confirms May 28 launch

Named the Redmi Note 7S, the smartphone is yet another addition to the Redmi Note 7 family of smartphones launched earlier this year in February. Xiaomi hasn't disclosed the full specifications of i...

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Trump outlines support for three exceptions to abortion bans

Trump outlines support for three exceptions to abortion bans

Kelly Scott, the vice president of content at the Alabama Media Group, wrote in an editorial that it took less than 24 hours for more than 200 women to share their personal experiences and opini...

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Austrian president suggests September best time for new vote

Austrian president suggests September best time for new vote

After the scandal broke, Kurz decided not to continue the governing coalition between his center-right People's Party and Strache's anti-immigration Freedom Party, saying he was fed up with missteps b...

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Salvini seeks European nationalist unity at Milan rally

Salvini seeks European nationalist unity at Milan rally

But despite their shared dislike of immigration and the EU, Europe's populists remain divided on many key issues on the continent, including budgetary discipline, migrant distribution and relations w...

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Sony's PlayStation Apparently Wasn't Aware of Its Partnership With Microsoft

Sony's PlayStation Apparently Wasn't Aware of Its Partnership With Microsoft

Bloomberg reports that negotiations for this particular agreement began over a year ago and were handled mainly by Sony's senior management in Tokyo and, "largely without the involvement of the PlayS...

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Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted on monument

Eiffel Tower evacuated after climber spotted on monument

Irish tourist Claire Murphy, who is on vacation in Paris , told CNN that the lockdown began at 2:15 p.m. (8:15 a.m. ET) and that she was still stuck on the tower's top floor. "We're disappointed", ...

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BJP prepares return to power as exit polls predict clear win

BJP prepares return to power as exit polls predict clear win

BJP is wanting to make inroads in West Bengal. However, both the Republic TV-CVoter and IANS CVoter Exit Poll 2019 have forecasted the result in favour of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Pa...

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Trump Looks at War Crimes Pardons

Trump Looks at War Crimes Pardons

Gallagher, a special operations officer, is scheduled to go to trial for allegedly stabbing a wounded prisoner of war to death in Iraq and shooting unarmed civilians in Afghanistan. Reuters could no...

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Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pays Student Loans of Morehouse College Graduates

Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pays Student Loans of Morehouse College Graduates

Smith, this year's commencement speaker, made the announcement while addressing almost 400 graduating seniors of the all-male historically black college in Atlanta. Thomas called the billionaire's ges...

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Deutsche Bank says money-laundering reports not waived for Trump

Deutsche Bank says money-laundering reports not waived for Trump

Trump denied the allegations in early morning tweets , saying he had so much money as a businessman that he did not need banks. That role has been extended to cover so-called "correspondent banking...

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Ukraine’s president is sworn in, dissolves parliament

Ukraine’s president is sworn in, dissolves parliament

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy exits the parliament after his swearing in as Ukraine's sixth president since its independence in 1991, on May 20, 2019 in Kiev, Ukraine. The separatist authori...

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Huge passport changes for Australians heading to the UK

Huge passport changes for Australians heading to the UK

Currently, free use of the ePassport lanes is a privilege reserved for United Kingdom and EU/EEA passport holders, as Australians who are regular United Kingdom visitors can pay a fee of approximately...

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'Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct': GOP lawmaker

'Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct': GOP lawmaker

Often a lone GOP voice in Congress, Amash sent a series of tweets Saturday faulting both Trump and Attorney General William Barr over Mueller's report. Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., a freshman who ...

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Huawei to continue Android support

Huawei says it will continue to provide security updates and services for its smartphones and tablets after being barred from Google updates to its Android operating system. Google is restrictin...

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