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Man's life saved after Apple Watch contacts emergency services upon fall detection

Man's life saved after Apple Watch contacts emergency services upon fall detection

Gabe Burdett described in a Facebook post that he was on his way to meet his father, Bob, in Riverside State Park for mountain biking, but his dad didn't arrive at their meet-up location. "Had he fa...

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Nigerians in Singapore seek adequate investment in teaching, learning of sign languages

Nigerians in Singapore seek adequate investment in teaching, learning of sign languages

Titled "Promoting Filipino Deaf's Language Right in First Bilingual School for Deaf Secondary Students in the Philippines", the paper described the interventions that ensured the full involvement of t...

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Violence and chaos spreads through Hong Kong as protests enter 16th week

Violence and chaos spreads through Hong Kong as protests enter 16th week

At about 5:30 p.m., most protesters were forced out and set up makeshift barricades on nearby streets to block police. Police fired tear gas as they tried to advance on the protesters, who took posi...

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Four-day working week becomes Labour policy

Four-day working week becomes Labour policy

The shadow chancellor said Labour would adopt a two-pronged approach to reducing the working week: the creation of a working time commission with powers to increase statutory leave entitlement, couple...

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5.8 magnitude natural disaster jolts several parts of Pakistan

5.8 magnitude natural disaster jolts several parts of Pakistan

Local disaster management officials told Al Jazeera they were still gathering reports from the site of the quake, but had received word of damage to infrastructure. Almost 50 people, including women...

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A 6.0-magnitude quake struck off the coast of Puerto Rico

A 6.0-magnitude quake struck off the coast of Puerto Rico

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a 6.0 magnitude quake struck off the coast of Puerto Rico late Monday night. As the storm trekked toward land early Tuesday, about 85 miles south of San Juan...

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Arlo Pro 3 Security Camera Delivers Feature Packed Upgrades

Arlo Pro 3 Security Camera Delivers Feature Packed Upgrades

The big difference between these cameras is that the Arlo Pro 3 only offers 2K resolution, rather than the 4K that you get on the Arlo Ultra , but they share a similar design - and work with the same...

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Google need not apply 'right to be forgotten' outside EU — EU court

Google need not apply 'right to be forgotten' outside EU — EU court

The ruling will have wide-reaching implications for any publisher, social media company and any internet site that shares people's data through search engines like. "The Court is right to state that t...

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European Union court rules in Starbucks' favor in tax dispute

The cases from 2015 were the first out of the gate in the crackdown by the EU's anti-trust supremo Margarethe Vestager against member states that had sealed sweetheart tax deals with multinationals. L...

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Donald Trump at UN: President said he deserves Nobel Peace Prize

Donald Trump at UN: President said he deserves Nobel Peace Prize

The comment came during a bilateral meeting in NY with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan after Trump said he was "ready, willing and able" to mediate between India and Pakistan in a decades-old ...

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Macron to meet Trump, Rouhani to push mediation efforts

Macron to meet Trump, Rouhani to push mediation efforts

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday Britain believes it is very likely Iran was behind the Sept 14 attacks. "We haven't received any requests this time, yet, for a meeting and we have made i...

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Snap Shares 'Project Voldemort' Dossier on Facebook's Dirty Tricks with FTC

Snap Shares 'Project Voldemort' Dossier on Facebook's Dirty Tricks with FTC

Executives also suspected Instagram was preventing Snap content from trending on its app, the people said . One way Facebook may have squashed competition from Snapchat is by copycatting its ...

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Skies over Indonesia turn 'Mars' red after forest fires

Skies over Indonesia turn 'Mars' red after forest fires

The unusual sky was caused by a phenomenon known as Rayleigh scattering. Indonesian police have made arrests of several people suspected of causing the fires, but of course this does not answer the ne...

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Italian man accidentally shoots and kills father while hunting boar

Italian man accidentally shoots and kills father while hunting boar

The 34-year-old saw a shadow and heard rustling when he opened fire. The 34-year-old man, who authorities have not named, was charged with culpable homicide following the death of his 55-year-old fa...

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Thomas Cook: What happened to the travel agency? - CBBC Newsround

Thomas Cook: What happened to the travel agency? - CBBC Newsround

Customers who booked a package holiday will be entirely reimbursed through the ATOL protection scheme, while passengers who made flight-only bookings with Thomas Cook are also being brought home at no...

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You’ll probably destroy your $2,000 Galaxy Fold

You’ll probably destroy your $2,000 Galaxy Fold

This time around, we're talking about the Galaxy A20s hitting south Asia. To recall, Samsung has also launched the S-variants of the Galaxy A30 and Galaxy A50 smartphones last month. The Galaxy Fold...

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German court rules hangovers are illness

German court rules hangovers are illness

The state court in Frankfurt ruled in a verdict released on Monday that marketing by the defendant, which it did not identify, violated a ban on attributing to food products the ability to prevent, tr...

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Boeing to pay 737 MAX crash victims' families US$144500 each

Boeing to pay 737 MAX crash victims' families US$144500 each

The closed-door briefing in Montreal, Canada, will put representatives from about 50 countries in the same room, to share concerns about Boeing's proposed software fixes and new pilot training. The ...

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Xiaomi's Mi Mix Alpha has a '180 percent' screen-to-body ratio

Xiaomi's Mi Mix Alpha has a '180 percent' screen-to-body ratio

In terms of design, the Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro 5G bears resemblance with Xiaomi Mi 9 phone that was announced in February this year. Redmi: Redmi Note 8, Redmi Note 8 Pro, Redmi 5 Plus, Redmi 5, Redm...

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Trump applauds Boris Johnson's call for new Iran nuclear deal

Trump applauds Boris Johnson's call for new Iran nuclear deal

With President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi of Egypt, Trump talked about the recent attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, which the USA has blamed on Iran , and about Libya, which slid into chaos after ...

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Iranian foreign minister says European partners are not complying with nuclear deal

Iranian foreign minister says European partners are not complying with nuclear deal

Since then, the Trump administration has imposed crippling economic sanctions on Iran and accused the regime of being behind several aggressive actions in the region, including attacks on worldwide oi...

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Pakistan would split into pieces, says Rajnath Singh

Pakistan would split into pieces, says Rajnath Singh

Cautioning the neighbouring country against promoting cross-border terrorism, in the wake of the recent developments in Kashmir, he said, "Talks with Pakistan will henceforth resume only after it stop...

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Tech Firms Say Bolstering Effort To Drive Extremist Content Off Internet

Tech Firms Say Bolstering Effort To Drive Extremist Content Off Internet

Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft and YouTube in 2017 formed the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism, a vaguely conceived alliance tasked with tackling the most risky material on social media. and E...

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Man killed after leaping in front of moving train while holding daughter

Man killed after leaping in front of moving train while holding daughter

Cellphone video by station platform onlookers showed the girl crawling from under the train, being hoisted onto the platform and consoled by waiting passengers. Hub said the tragedy "hurt me as a mo...

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'Howdy Modi!': Indian PM claims Pakistan 'supports terrorism' at Trump rally

'Howdy Modi!': Indian PM claims Pakistan 'supports terrorism' at Trump rally

Mr. Cornyn, who is a senator from Texas, was among a number of prominent Republican and Democratic lawmakers who attended the mega 'Howdy Modi!' event in Houston on Sunday where Mr. "Both are known ...

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Climate change: Impacts are speeding up says major report

Climate change: Impacts are speeding up says major report

And with levels of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases rising more quickly than before, to new highs in the atmosphere, further warming is already locked in, the WMO warned. Secretary General An...

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Pompeo: Reject Beijing's Demands To Send Ethnic Uyghurs Back To China

Pompeo: Reject Beijing's Demands To Send Ethnic Uyghurs Back To China

He vowed US support to assist the Central Asian nations while fighting terrorism. He said China advises Pompeo to drop his double standards and refrain from commenting on issues involving the Xinjia...

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European Union states agree new scheme ‘to distribute migrants’ saved in Mediterranean

European Union states agree new scheme ‘to distribute migrants’ saved in Mediterranean

Avramopoulos described the framework as a "predictable and structure set of temporary arrangements" which would kick in every time a migrant vessel is rescued at sea. The 182 men, women and children...

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Arkham Origins studio appears to be teasing a new Batman game

Arkham Origins studio appears to be teasing a new Batman game

Whatever it is, it sure looks like a new Batman game might be getting announced very soon, and it's about time if you ask us. The tweet celebrates the 80th anniversary of Batman's first come...

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YouTube won’t remove existing channel verification badges after outcry

YouTube won’t remove existing channel verification badges after outcry

In a post on the YouTube blog on Friday, the company acknowledged the largely negative response to its updated verification process, saying, 'While rolling out improvements to this program, we complet...

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