• Russian Federation says reserves right to retaliate over new European Union sanctions
Russian Federation says reserves right to retaliate over new European Union sanctions

Earlier sanctions by the European body had barred doing business in Crimea. In June, top Russian officials recently the West to "stop obsessing" over the Crimea, and kept denying Moscow's involvement in the war in Donbass. Three companies, including Technopromexport, were also targeted by the new sanctions. The latest wave of sanctions comple...

Read more

  • United Kingdom model 'kidnapped in Milan in bid to auction her off online'
United Kingdom model 'kidnapped in Milan in bid to auction her off online'

According to court documents, the woman was drugged by her abductor and held in a small town in the north-western Piedmont region of Italy. Lukasz Herba was arrested July 17th outside the British consulate in Milan while accompanying the woman, said Lorenzo Bucossi, the head of the Milan Police Mobile Command unit.

Read more

  • Tips for viewing the 2017 Midwest solar eclipse
Tips for viewing the 2017 Midwest solar eclipse

Omar Punjabi said. It is safe to view an eclipse through eclipse glasses if the glasses come from a reputable vendor. That means that even the ones that are marked as compliant could be fake. Here's NASA's other suggestion if you don't have glasses. your fingers. The idea with these is they block the light and they block the full spectrum o...

Read more

  • Microsoft kills popular Word Flow iOS keyboard 'experiment', suggests SwiftKey as replacement
Microsoft kills popular Word Flow iOS keyboard 'experiment', suggests SwiftKey as replacement

Microsoft said it would hire all of SwiftKey's employees and that it would incorporate SwiftKey's technology that can predict what people want to type into its other products so as to speed up the the time it takes to write messages .

Read more

  • Pokémon Go Fest attendees file class-action lawsuit against Niantic
Pokémon Go Fest attendees file class-action lawsuit against Niantic

The suit is over "unspecified damages", presumably for travel expenses to and from Pokemon GO Fest , and expresses the intent of preventing Niantic from messing up future events the way they did Pokemon GO Fest . known that they would not be able to play the Game as advertised, they would not have purchased tickets or paid money to travel...

Read more

  • Stockton teen 'broken apart' after streaming sister's death, Lawyer says
Stockton teen 'broken apart' after streaming sister's death, Lawyer says

Police say 18-year-old Obdulia Sanchez was driving the vehicle Friday when it veered onto the shoulder of a road about 75 miles (120.7 kilometers) northwest of Fresno. I love my sister this is the last thing I thought was going to happen to us. "I don't --- care at all". I killed my sister. "That's the allegation. She does obviously feel bad and sh...

Read more

  • Samsung Electronics reports 88.9 percent jump in Q2 net profit
Samsung Electronics reports 88.9 percent jump in Q2 net profit

The firm said huge sales of its new Galaxy S8 smartphone and demand for its memory chips were behind the jump in April-June and predicted another blockbuster report for the current quarter to September. All of Samsung's products performed exceptionally well with its smartphone and memory divisions leading the charge. Samsung C&T Corp., the constr...

Read more

  • Toyota in
Toyota in "production engineering" for a solid state battery, WSJ says

Toyota wants to reduce the charging time down to the time spent for reloading an internal combustion engine vehicle. Now, another Japanese newspaper, the Chunichi Shimbun (via Reuters ), is reporting that Toyota is developing solid-state batteries for its electric cars and aims to have the first on sale in early 2022.

Read more

  • Ford Mustang GT Can Do 0-60 Mph In Under 4 Seconds!
Ford Mustang GT Can Do 0-60 Mph In Under 4 Seconds!

The retuned engine packs 310 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque, a 30 lb-ft. gain over the 2017 model. The Blue Oval has finally shared engine specs on the refreshed 2018 Mustang lineup, and we'd say it's definitely not a coincidence that the Stang's updated 5.0-liter V-8's new output of 460 horsepower (25 more than before) beats the Chevrolet ...

Read more

  • In the Network appeared the first photos of the melted reactor,
In the Network appeared the first photos of the melted reactor, "Fukushima"

And the unprecedented nature of the Fukushima disaster means that Tepco , as the utility is known, is pinning its efforts on technology not yet invented to get the melted fuel out of the reactors. When the utility sent a different robot into reactor 2 in January, it found black lumps sticking to the grating in the primary containment vessel but sa...

Read more

  • Stranger Things Offers A New Look At Season 2
Stranger Things Offers A New Look At Season 2

Originally slated on Netflix's schedule to return on Halloween , after seeing this clip, it makes sense why the binge-watching service pushed up the show to October 27. In other TV land news to break at Comic-Con Riverdale season two's trailer also dropped and this season is going to be darker than ever. Rather than the usual intense recap of ...

Read more

  • The clubs Branden Grace used to shoot 62
The clubs Branden Grace used to shoot 62

World number one Dustin Johnson believes he will have to shoot much better than his third-round 64 to have any chance of winning the Open . "My caddie told me 'Congrats, you're in the history books.' I said , 'What are you talking about?' I was so in the zone, I was just trying to finish the round without a bogey".

Read more

  • GE Bulb Dims Friday on Revenue, Profit Declines
GE Bulb Dims Friday on Revenue, Profit Declines

Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt said the company expected to generate more cash flow through the remainder of the year, but acknowledged underlying market pressures. Despite the beats, EPS declined from 51 cents in the prior-year quarter while revenue declined 12% from $33.49 billion for the same period. GE posted adjusted earnings of 28 cents per...

Read more

  • Nintendo Switch's online app is available for your phone now
Nintendo Switch's online app is available for your phone now

Rather than allowing players to easily hook up third-party headsets directly to the Switch , or into the Switch's Pro or JoyCon controllers, the company has taken a more confusing integrated approach: by forcing users to download an app to their phones for voice chatting .

Read more

  • Google's Search App Is Getting a Big Update
Google's Search App Is Getting a Big Update

According to Google , the feed can display videos, articles, movie reviews and practically any other update that its algorithms reckon will fall into the reader's area of interest. Users "Like" and "Follow" various Pages and People on Facebook to see relevant content in their News Feed. Other tech companies have come to similar conclusions.

Read more

  • OnePlus 5 Rebooting When Users Try to Call 911
OnePlus 5 Rebooting When Users Try to Call 911

But, for some reason, when this happens on the OnePlus 5 something goes awry. He called emergency services after seeing a building fire not far away, but the phone rebooted each time he tried to make the call. "We have contacted the customer and are now looking into the issue". Should this be the case, the issue may not be limited to 911 calls. How...

Read more

  • Atari Shows Off Renders Of The Upcoming Ataribox
Atari Shows Off Renders Of The Upcoming Ataribox

On Monday, Atari gave the first "substantial" glimpse into its next gaming console - the Ataribox . Both versions feature SD card support, an HDMI port, and four USB ports. It could be another android style console so we might be seeing games that aren't AAA. Still, until we know what's under the hood it's probably sensible to manage...

Read more

"Amazon Anytime" a Stand-alone Instant Messaging App in work

Case in point: the service claims it will keep chat privates and even allow users to "encrypt important messages like bank account details". The Anytime app will supposedly allow people to communicate with each other without the need of phone numbers which is the primary criteria if you are using services like Whatsapp and Viber.

Read more

  • Pound rides high as data hits hopes of USA rate rise
Pound rides high as data hits hopes of USA rate rise

The central bank usually tries to aim for 2% core inflation or less. Political strategists say they expect a tax-reform bill to be presented in the fall and approved by next year, but the markets have doubted whether tax reform is still viable based on how long it has taken Congress to revise Obamacare.

Read more

  • Upcoming Nokia Phones 2017 Chipsets Revealed
Upcoming Nokia Phones 2017 Chipsets Revealed

Starting with the Nokia 2 and going up till Nokia 9 , with the exception of Nokia 4, there is a total of seven devices that had been scheduled for 2017. With no further update about the budget handset, it is quite possible that the Nokia has already erased it from their agenda. The Nokia 3 , Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 have a high-quality camera .

Read more

  • British Columbia braces for more wildfires
British Columbia braces for more wildfires

About 200 people were under evacuation orders because of the fire, which started on Thursday in Santa Barbara County, the county sheriff's office spokeswoman Kelly Hoover said. More than 14,000 people are out of their homes. The latter duo bring much-needed wildfire experience as they originally came to the Saanich Fire Department from the B.C.

Read more

  • Watch The 2018 Audi A8 Reveal Live
Watch The 2018 Audi A8 Reveal Live

The A8 receives a fully active suspension system that allows the vehicle to raise or lower each wheel separately through electric actuators. Today, it is Audi's time to shine, as the German automaker just pulled the wraps off its all-new A8.

Read more

  • Coffee could add months to your life, new study suggests
Coffee could add months to your life, new study suggests

While previous research has linked drinking moderate amounts of coffee to a decreased risk of Alzheimer's disease , diabetes, heart disease , and several types of cancer, two new studies show that people who drink coffee appear to live longer.

Read more

  • Omaha gas prices see sharp increase
Omaha gas prices see sharp increase

That's less than the national average which increased 3.4 cents per gallon to $2.25. Prices Sunday were 8.5 cents a gallon lower than the same day one year ago, and are 12.9 cents a gallon lower than a month ago. "While gas prices may rise slightly in some states in the week ahead, it will be a very mixed bag across the country as the recently ra...

Read more

  • Police prepare Bronx church for slain cop's funeral
Police prepare Bronx church for slain cop's funeral

The NYPD had initially planned to retrofit only patrol cars with ballistic panels and bullet-resistant glass, but after the killing of Familia - a single mother of three - the department chose to safeguard the mobile command centers as well.

Read more