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EU, China believes Trump climate decision 'a big mistake — EU chief

Belousov said Russian Federation was analysing the US move, but said Russia's own plans did not depend on the decision of others, including the United States...


Person arrested in Polk Gulch beating death of Australian tourist

Police were called to the Da Vinci Villa Hotel in the Russian Hill neighbourhood at around 2.15am on Friday, where they found Bate critically injured after ...


Issue of EVM tampering stands closed, says CEC

However NCP representative mentioned that the source of all their doubts had been alleged problems with EVMs during Municipal Elections in Maharashtra. The poll...


Essential Products' next could be a Google Glass successor

Essential, the start-up founded by Android creator Andy Rubin , made its official entry onto the global tech stage this week, but attention is already turnin...


Trump quits climate deal 'to protect Americans'

Beijing vowed on Friday to uphold the Paris climate accord after the United States withdrew from the pact, saying it was a "responsibility shouldered by Ch...


Microsoft will pay you to use Bing

It seems that Microsoft will try just about anything, within reason, to get people to use Bing. It's not clear whether searches through bots will or do count ...


Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

While BAR began well when Ainslie forced a penalty from France in the starting box, France passed them on the second leg. "It is a relief to have got through ...


Spi Energy Co Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:SPI), Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Sigma Planning Corp boosted its position in Marathon Oil by 2.5% in the first quarter. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. A company with a high P/E ratio...


USA loses historic opportunity by withdrawing from Paris agreement - EP President

The United States' commitment to the agreement signaled to the world that this is a critical issue and that we all must play a role in reducing emissions and ...


Soros says Brexit talks could last five years

In order to pave the way for such a reunited future, Soros emphasised that the European Union "must resist the temptation to punish Britain " and negotiate...


Arnold Schwarzenegger Slams Donald Trump For Withdrawing From The Paris Agreement

Germany's DIHK Chambers of Commerce and the VDMA engineering industry group warned that U.S. companies could gain short-term advantages by Mr Trump's decision...


Amazon beats Google to the punch, enables reminders for Alexa devices

Just say, " Alexa , set a grill timer for 5 minutes", or "set an oven timer for 20 minutes". Now it seems that Amazon has chose to roll out an update to Alex...


Trump administration asks Supreme Court to revive travel ban

He cited Trump's campaign rhetoric and statements made when he signed the executive orders and said courts had an obligation to look beyond their seemingly ne...


French Astronaut Returns after Six Months in Intl. Station

All descent landing operations have been successfully completed. French President Emmanuel Macron talked to the astronaut by video transmission after he lande...


Is Nintendo Switch Online Worth $20?

Nintendo will be launching a limited early version of the app this summer . Subscribers will be able to play classic games from the original Nintendo Entertain...


OneLogin Breach Compromised Customer Data, Ability to Decrypt Encrypted Data

OneLogin's blog does say that customers have been told what to do in the wake of the attack and the email we've seen does "strongly advise" customers to visit ...


US' new visa screening may seek applicants' social media info

Applicants would be asked for their social media handles for the last five years and biographical information going back 15 years. But the Trump administratio...


New Social Media Screening for US Visitors Goes Into Effect

Your digital life is now up for scrutiny if you're trying to get a visa to the US with the Trump administrations' new questionnaire . A portion of the DS-553...


Sopore attack: Militants killed in encounter belonged to Hizbul Mujahideen

Varma further said that the time has come for the government to review the earlier notion that the Hurriyat can be in any form. Security forces have increas...


AMD Launches for Threadripper and Radeon RX Vega

On Tuesday, at the Computex , AMD bragged about the Ryzen ThreadRipper and the new Naples EPYC CPU, designed for datacenter equipment, which will be rele...


Scientists spot rare gravity waves for the third time

The 15-nation LIGO Science Collaboration includes 1,000 scientists and is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding organizations from Germ...


Intel's New Core X CPU Comes With 18 Cores

Gregory Bryant, Intel corporate vice president and general manager of the client computing group, called the new Core X-series processor family "Intel's m...


AMD's ThreadRipper CPUs are the biggest we've ever seen

The full AMD presentation from last night covers a wide range of their products including their enterprise / datacenter centric EPYC Processor . It's clear tha...


Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal

Trump announced over the weekend that he would reveal his decision on the Paris agreement this week. Though a formal announcement is expected this week, two...


McCain Says Russia Is Bigger Threat Than Islamic State

Senator McCain warned Russian Federation was trying to influence elections around the world, even though he'd seen no evidence they succeeded. After Trump fir...