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Pentagon warns North Korea against conflict initiation

Trump's "fire and fury" remarks prompted warnings from USA officials and analysts not to engage in rhetorical slanging matches with Pyongyang. "North Korea b...


Apple supplier Foxconn to set up LCD factory in Wisconsin

The company will invest $10 billion for the plant and will create at least 3,000 jobs "with the potential for up to 13,000 in very near future", Trump said. "...


Will Apple Inc. (AAPL) Really Build 3 New US Factories?

Despite Donald Trump's claims to The Wall Street Journal , Apple won't be building three factories in the United States anytime soon. Why? In an interview ...


Michael Oher Released by Carolina Panthers After Failed Physical

The 31-year-old posted and quickly deleted an Instagram photo showing 10 pill bottles with the caption, " all for the brain " back in June that had everybody a...


Elon Musk seems to have ditched Red Dragon lander plan for Mars

The billionaire entrepreneur continued to tease his plans on Twitter , replying to another user asking about a potential hyperloop system in Texas. As this pla...


Xiaomi Mi 5X to launch on July 26 along with MIUI 9

The device is built in a metal unibody design and sports a fingerprint sensor on the back. The Xiaomi 5X standard model will further come packed with 5.5-in...


NASA releases New Horizons flyover video

Nasa has just released a number of stunning photos and videos of Pluto and its largest moon Charon , taken by the New Horizons probe during its historic ...


Iranian victor of mathematics Fields Medal dies

From 2004 to 2008 she was a Clay Mathematics Institute Research Fellow and an assistant professor at Princeton University. Mirzakhani was diagnosed with bre...


China to Open Its First Overseas Military Base in Djibouti

The People's Liberation Army Daily said in a front-page commentary that the facility was a landmark that would increase China's ability to ensure global peace, ...


Oculus Rift and Touch Bundle Drops to $400 For Summer Sale

Naturally, the biggest danger to this deal, and any other computer related is the fact that in order to get a VR capable system, you'll have to resort to a bran...


Senate health care bill would leave 22 million uninsured, audit says

Senate Republicans may quibble with how the CBO scored their legislation, attempting to discredit the nonpartisan analysis . Senator Dean Heller of Ne...


WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft releases security patch to prevent spread of malware

While we suggest both operating system users to immediately update their PCs but the latter ones should hurry as Windows 7 was the worst hit in the last ra...


Facebook reaches 2 billion active users worldwide

And it's why Mark Zuckerberg has been criss-crossing the country on a listening tour that many people cynically assume is the start to a run for President, de...


US Excludes Canada's Atlantic Provinces From Lumber Subsidy Probe

The Commerce Department says it will add a almost eight percent anti-dumping duty on Candadian lumber. American demand for lumber exceeds what the USA lumber ...


Apple acquires SMI eye-tracking company

Founded in 1991, SMI has done some incredible work in the research and development of advanced eye-tracking applications in AR/VR tech. "This is based on the si...


Microsoft unveiled its new console, Xbox One X

The Xbox One X is the more powerful console when compared to the PS4 Pro - and for $100 more, it absolutely has to be. Beyond Phil Spencer, Microsoft has be...


Watch AirAsia X Flight Shake Like "Washing Machine" Due to Engine Problem

We could see the engine out the window which was really shaken on the wing, ABC quoted him saying. Earlier this month an Airbus A330 belonging to China Easter...


NASA's Kepler discovers 10 new Earth-sized, potentially habitable planets

Kepler has been surveying the Cygnus constellation since 2009 , and during that time scientists have found more than 5,000 potential exoplanets in an area of ...


Senate GOP considers deeper Medicaid cuts than House bill

The Democratic base has been pushing senators to take a tougher approach on health care, but doing so could eviscerate the bipartisan atmosphere that existed af...


Apple limiting how many review pop-ups apps can show

As for how developers are gaining such traction with seemingly fake apps, Lin explains that many are manipulating App Store search ads to do so. Because every a...


Apple aims to 'reinvent home music' with HomePod smart speaker

It can play music from Apple Music , tell you the news, do unit conversions, send messages, schedule reminders, set timers, translate, check stocks, answer t...


France vows to go beyond Paris climate commitments

Trump's announcement that the United States would withdraw from the global accord drew ridicule from foreign leaders around the world and made the U.S. A risk t...


Apple unveils HomePod, a wireless speaker that doubles as a home assistant

According to Apple , HomePod is aware of other HomePods in the room, and can dynamically adjust music accordingly for the best spatial sound. The former ...


Microsoft bribes Google search users to adopt Bing

Microsoft is also partnering with a number of United Kingdom charities so you can donate points to these organizations instead. Created to erode Google's ne...


Olivia Newton-John reveals she is battling breast cancer again

Newton-John was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992, forcing her to halt her schedule. "It's a very long time from her primary [diagnosis] and that usu...


Here's the hardest word to spell in each state, according to Google

Ben is a well rounded kid who plays viola and baseball, in addition to studying for spelling bees. "I feel a little more confident than previous year because ...


Company recalling more than 25000 child auto seats

Only seats with specific "webbing tag codes" and dates of manufacture have been recalled. "As such, these auto seats fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Sa...


Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

Parental leave: A new program promoted by Trump's daughter Ivanka would spend $19 billion to give six weeks of paid leave to new parents. The bulk of that - $1...


Xiaomi Redmi 4 Goes On Sale In India From May 23

Prices for the phone start at Rs 6,999 for the 2GB RAM + 16GB storage variant, whereas the 3GB RAM+ 32GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 8,999, and the 4GB RAM...


Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

The group, as well as local animal rights advocates, have been protesting the circus' final shows, and plan to be there again on Sunday. While he did not perfor...


Thailand backs off threat to block Facebook over content

In late April the Thai government had called upon the internet service provider (ISP) and worldwide internet gateway (IIG) companies to play a more active rol...


Most Active mover Update on Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in MPC. CGOV Asset Management acquired a new position in ...


World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in new outbreak

The World Health Organization said the zone at Likati, some 1,300 kilometres (930 miles) from the capital Kinshasa, was very hard to access but stressed it ...


Mother's Day weather for MI to help your celebration

It won't be almost as cool either as high temperatures reach back into the upper 60s. The morning is foggy and hazy with a few early showers. Lots of folks will...


Huge mysterious sea creature washes up on beach in Indonesia

The monster has started to decay prompting residents to urge the government to have its remains quickly removed. The creature appeared just off Indonesia's Ma...