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Extinction Rebellion protests continue across Australia and other countries today

Extinction Rebellion protests continue across Australia and other countries today

Back in April, members of the group blocked several London roads and bridges during 10 days of action created to alert the public and politicians to the "climate emergency". Among those arrested was 8...

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Greta Thunberg Effigy Hanged in Rome

Greta Thunberg Effigy Hanged in Rome

Rome's mayor, Virginia Raggi, said the hanging in effigy was "shameful" and declared her "solidarity and that of all Rome" with Thunberg and her family, adding: "Our climate commitment does not stop"...

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Apple TV gets Spotify, and Spotify gets Siri

Apple TV gets Spotify, and Spotify gets Siri

If you have a new iPhone 11 , iPhone 11 Pro or iPhone 11 Pro Max, you already have iOS 13 . Even though Spotify offers a plethora of cool features that make it easier for users to find music tha...

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Government to allow tourists to visit Kashmir from 10 October

Government to allow tourists to visit Kashmir from 10 October

Malik issued the directive for lifting the security advisory for tourists at a "situation-cum-security review" meeting with the advisors and the chief secretary in Srinagar , an official spokesman sa...

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Female student fatally 'trampled' in stampede at house party, local media reports

Female student fatally 'trampled' in stampede at house party, local media reports

A young student has been crushed to death after falling down the stairs at a house party. . Between 500 and 600 University of Otago students attended an end of exams celebration party in Dunedin, ...

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California may see 3rd blackout amid fire fears

California may see 3rd blackout amid fire fears

Shutoffs are set to begin early Wednesday - when hot, dry winds are forecast to pick up speed - and may last several days. According to a PG&E press release published Monday morning, the National We...

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Tile releases new Tile Sticker Bluetooth tracker

Tile releases new Tile Sticker Bluetooth tracker

Rather than being on a keyfob, the Sticker is backed with 3M adhesive that's created to stick and stay stuck for up to 3-5 years. You can pick up the Tile Sticker for US$39.99 for a pack of two or $59...

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Costa's Socialists win elections with 36.7% in Portugal

Costa's Socialists win elections with 36.7% in Portugal

Antonio Costa, the Indian-origin prime minister of Portugal who provided stability to the economically challenged country over the last four years, is poised to remain in power after his party won 106...

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Guterres warns United Nations may run out of money by end of month

Guterres warns United Nations may run out of money by end of month

Because of the US government's budget calendar, Washington usually pays its dues in October. Washington owes some $381 million for prior regular budgets and $674 million for the 2019 regular bud...

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New Intel Xeon Processors Put AI Acceleration In Users' Hands

New Intel Xeon Processors Put AI Acceleration In Users' Hands

These enhancements are largely down to the addition of Intel Deep Learning Boost, offering a significant AI inference boost compared with the prior generation, and Intel's Turbo Boost Max Technology...

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Mum turns son in after discovering sinister secret in journal

Mum turns son in after discovering sinister secret in journal

Her son was eventually arrested by the police on 17 September and charged with harassment and bomb threat offences. She also recognised the urgent attention her son needed as he had been battling ...

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Google's making it easier to move multimedia between smart speakers

And if you're using a Nest Hub Max , you'll be able to move a video stream to a Chromecast or cast-enabled TV by tapping on the cast control button. You can now transfer streams between the smart s...

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USA government adds Chinese facial recognition firms to entity list

USA government adds Chinese facial recognition firms to entity list

Responding to the new restrictions, Beijing said it recommends Washington stop interfering in its internal affairs. "China will continue to take firm and forceful measures to resolutely safeguard na...

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Hong Kong leader says economy taking a hit from protests

Hong Kong leader says economy taking a hit from protests

It is also the position of the central government (in Beijing) that Hong Kong should tackle the problem on her own. "As long as there are possible ways to stamp down on the riots, the government wil...

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Southwest pilots sue Boeing over alleged lost wages from 737 MAX grounding

The filing accuses Boeing of rushing the redesigned 737 to market, prioritizing the company's profits over safety and sound design and engineering practices. Boeing was trying to stay competitive with...

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14-year-old boy dead after assault outside of east Hamilton school

14-year-old boy dead after assault outside of east Hamilton school

Steve Berziuk said. Two suspects, an 18-year-old male and a 14-year-old male, both from Hamilton, are facing first-degree murder charges and will appear in court on Tuesday. The Hamilton-Wentworth S...

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GOP Sen. Johnson says Trump blocked Ukraine aid

GOP Sen. Johnson says Trump blocked Ukraine aid

Sen. Ron Johnson , R-Wis., chairman of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, speaks on June 26 during a hearing on border security, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Todd w...

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Microsoft Patents 'vibrating' Floor Mat That Prevents You from Crashing into Furniture

Microsoft Patents 'vibrating' Floor Mat That Prevents You from Crashing into Furniture

As always with patents , there's no guarantee that this will ever turn into an actual product you can go out and buy. Though there's been no official mention of VR for Xbox from Microsoft . The ma...

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U.S. fighter jet crashes in Germany, pilot survives

U.S. fighter jet crashes in Germany, pilot survives

The pilot sustained minor injuries, according to the wing. Police said it was not immediately clear how seriously he was injured in the crash. The cause of the crash is under investigation. One pilo...

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Graham says he'll invite Giuliani to testify about Ukraine Sen. Lindsey Graham

Graham says he'll invite Giuliani to testify about Ukraine Sen. Lindsey Graham

Graham went on to claim that the House's impeachment inquiry forced his hand in the matter, making the statement within an hour after House Intelligence Committee Chair Rep. "I don't want to turn the ...

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Latest Windows 10 1903 Update Once Again Breaks The Start Menu, Really?

Latest Windows 10 1903 Update Once Again Breaks The Start Menu, Really?

Security updates to Windows Shell, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows App Platform and Frameworks, Windows Cryptography, Windows Authentication, Windows Kernel, and...

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Early voting begins for November 5 election

Early voting begins for November 5 election

If you will be away this Thanksgiving Weekend, and on Election Day, there is another option. If you plan to vote during the advance polls, your voter information card will tell you where you need to...

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Call of Duty Mobile smashes records with 100M downloads in 1st week

Call of Duty Mobile smashes records with 100M downloads in 1st week

The mobile video game market is still relatively new and developing in comparison to its other more traditional counterparts, but Activision chose to bring the Call of Duty experience to handheld de...

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Al-Qaeda's South Asia chief killed in Afghanistan

Al-Qaeda's South Asia chief killed in Afghanistan

The US-Afghan joint raid was part of a lengthy operation on the night of September 22 and 23, AFP reported. Asim Umar , the head of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), died in a raid on...

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Sony Xperia 8 launched with Snapdragon 630 and 12MP dual cameras

Sony Xperia 8 launched with Snapdragon 630 and 12MP dual cameras

The phone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 630 chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The 6.0-inch IPS LCD Triluminous display that offers full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2...

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3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos

Called Hypoxia Inducible Factor ( HIF ), it senses changes in oxygen levels and is a key regulator in changing cell metabolism. The gene produces certain proteins and one of them, called HIF-1...

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Alec Baldwin’s family swindled by fake Statue of Liberty tickets

Alec Baldwin’s family swindled by fake Statue of Liberty tickets

A message was left with the tour operator that apparently sold Baldwin the tickets. The special treatment was memorialized in a post on Hilaria's Instagram on Sunday - the same day the volatile ac...

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Almost 1M migrants apprehended on US-Mexico border

Almost 1M migrants apprehended on US-Mexico border

According to the Los Angeles Times , "eight gay and lesbian asylum seekers from Cuba, Guatemala and Honduras, as well as a deaf Salvadoran woman and her three relatives" walked alongside Castro throug...

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United Kingdom prepares for breakdown in talks with EU

United Kingdom prepares for breakdown in talks with EU

The need to keep Northern Ireland in the European customs union - at least until the United Kingdom finds another suitable way to check goods flowing across the Irish border without the need for add...

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Id Software delays 'DOOM Eternal' and announces 'DOOM 64' for other platforms

Id Software delays 'DOOM Eternal' and announces 'DOOM 64' for other platforms

Paired with the announced delay, id Software offered up some new details about the game and other planned releases of classic Doom-series titles. In addition, Id announced Invasion, a mode which w...

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