• USA withholds millions of dollars in promised Palestinian food aid
USA withholds millions of dollars in promised Palestinian food aid

In a statement this week announcing the decision to withhold $ 65 million in UNRWA funding for now, the State Department called on other nations to "do their part and respond as needed" if there were additional urgent needs. The agency has laid off dozens of staff members in the West Bank and East Jerusalem and more than 100 employees in Jorda...

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  • Apple follows Amazon; announces plans of new campus
Apple follows Amazon; announces plans of new campus

With $252 billion in cash held overseas, the world's most valuable company is the biggest target of the new US tax law's deemed repatriation provision, which imposes a one-off levy of up to 15.5 percent on those holdings. As part of that, it will commit $55 billion this year alone and plans on adding 20,000 new jobs over that timeframe. Under previ...

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  • AG Herring Files Suit To Stop Illegal Rollback Of Net Neutrality
AG Herring Files Suit To Stop Illegal Rollback Of Net Neutrality

An investigation by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's Office found that commenters to the FCC on the proposed rule change illegally used the identities of Americans from around the country to give feedback on net neutrality .

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  • Google's Hilarious Art App Snubs Texas (For Now)
Google's Hilarious Art App Snubs Texas (For Now)

But the "match your selfie' feature has gone viral as it lets users match their face with one from a museum ". One of these is the Twitter user catland rose dewitt bukater , who wrote that she was upset about the fact that the app was not available in Chicago.

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  • Mercedes launches new G-Wagen
Mercedes launches new G-Wagen

The new Mercedes-Benz G500 carries a petrol-fed 4.0-liter biturbo V8 engine. It's largely similar to the unit that AMG fits to virtually all its cars and offers 416 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque. "While the outgoing generation featured a leatherbound environment replete with the high-spec leather, rear infotainment, and premium materials, Mercedes eng...

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  • Detroit Motor Show: Ford Ranger adds Mustang power
Detroit Motor Show: Ford Ranger adds Mustang power

Design-wise, the Ranger looks just like the prototype that was recently spotted in Thailand and not very different from the current model sold in Asia, Europe, and other markets. In addition, the FX4 also gets Ford's brand-new Trail Control system, which allows the driver to set a speed between 1 and 20 miles per hour that the truck will automati...

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  • Great changes of Facebook and the newsfeed of users
Great changes of Facebook and the newsfeed of users

Adam Mosseri , whose title is head of News Feed, said in a blog post , "We will predict which posts you might want to interact with your friends about, and show these posts higher in the feed. Zuckerberg recognised that videos and other public content have "exploded' on the social media site in the past years". Google, Twitter and Facebook h...

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  • Delta 4 Rocket With US Spy Satellite Makes Successful Launch From California
Delta 4 Rocket With US Spy Satellite Makes Successful Launch From California

A single RL10B-2 liquid hydrogen/liquid oxygen engine powered the second stage. The forecast shows a 90 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The rocket is a "5, 2" variant and it featured a 5-meter-wide (16.5 feet) payload fairing, as reported by Space.com. These have been used on the Delta IV since its initial flight in 2002.

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  • US Spy Aircraft Flew Between Russian Bases in Syria
US Spy Aircraft Flew Between Russian Bases in Syria

Seven were shot down and the remaining three exploded after crashing nearby on the night of 5 January. The ministry also said the drones that tried to attack Hmeymim and Tartus had been launched from the area of Muazzar, in the southwestern part of the de-escalation zone Idlib , held by the armed groups of the so-called moderate opposition...

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  • Nintendo Announces Mario Tennis Aces for Nintendo Switch
Nintendo Announces Mario Tennis Aces for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo announced at a new Nintendo Direct several cool video games coming to the Switch console. Starting out as a relatively restricted and exclusive console, the Nintendo Switch soared to popularity after more developers were able to introduce popular titles on the console.

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  • Dark Souls Remastered Coming May 25
Dark Souls Remastered Coming May 25

New content is coming to Super Mario Odyssey too! Sure, 10 million worldwide sales have probably helped out in that regard, but it's clear those outside the Nintendo bubble feel different about the Switch . This "complete" release will give the 2008 game, as well as the downloadable add-on " Artorias of the Abyss ", an important facelift. ...

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  • Android Pay and Google Wallet fall under new Google Pay moniker
Android Pay and Google Wallet fall under new Google Pay moniker

Google is also inviting developers to integrate Google Payment into their website and apps. "Over the coming weeks, you'll see Google Pay online, in store, and across Google products, as well as when you're paying friends", said Bhat.

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  • Overwatch Update Adds League Skins
Overwatch Update Adds League Skins

You can also view what their weapon looks like in the various team colors by selecting the icon right below the hero. To actually purchase an Overwatch League skin just select on the team of your choice to bring up the character roster.

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  • Razer's Project Linda Phone-Laptop Hybrid Looks Like a Tough Sell
Razer's Project Linda Phone-Laptop Hybrid Looks Like a Tough Sell

Whether customers agree or not remains to be seen, if and when Project Linda becomes a shipping product. But on the specs side, things are far more sparse, because this laptop is powered by the Razer Phone , a 6-inch Android device that's powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset.

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  • Nvidia's GeForce Experience update standardizes post-processing
Nvidia's GeForce Experience update standardizes post-processing

At the time of launch, there's 15 filters and 38 different settings (some filters have multiple settings) to choose from. Nvidia's GeForce Now cloud gaming service gives users a way to experience high-resolution, speedy graphics without shelling out all of the coin for a proper gaming PC .

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  • Elder Dragons, Free DLC, Beta and PC release
Elder Dragons, Free DLC, Beta and PC release

You'll be able to hunt down the Nergigante and try out the same quests for Anjanath, Barroth, and Jagras as well. Devilijho is a wyvern first seen in Monster Hunter 3 and will be the first of the Elder Dragons to be released. Here's the forecast: the most exciting upcoming PC games . As well as the final beta reveal, Capcom has treated u...

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  • Tesla's Model 3 misses production targets a second time
Tesla's Model 3 misses production targets a second time

That number fell well short of Elon Musk's promise of producing 20,000 Model 3 sedans per month beginning in December. The company expects to see a gradual production rise through the first three months of 2018, though, with the first quarter likely to end at a weekly rate of about 2,500 Model 3s.

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  • Samsung's Exynos 9810 CPU is OFFICIAL (And She's A Monster)
Samsung's Exynos 9810 CPU is OFFICIAL (And She's A Monster)

The processor comes with 8 cores CPU , four of which are powerful 3rd gen custom cores clocked at 2.9GHz and other four are for increasing efficiency clocked at 1.9GHz. insane stuff. The Exynos 9810 chip is already in mass production and it will be powering Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S9 alongside a Snapdragon 845 variant.

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  • Apple buys the app development service Buddybuild
Apple buys the app development service Buddybuild

Apple acquires startups all the time and its most recent acquisition is the Canadian firm, Buddybuild . "Beta testers and stakeholders get a streamlined, "one click" install experience as buddybuild manages provisioning profiles and devices for you", the company wrote .

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  • Supermoons, meteor shower to light up the sky this January
Supermoons, meteor shower to light up the sky this January

A supermoon is a full moon that appears 14 per cent bigger and 30 per cent brighter. It will also serve as our last Supermoon of 2018. But if you miss tonight's moon - never fear, the January 31 moon will be "extra special" according to Nasa.

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  • 'US Mainland in Our Nuclear Strike Range' - Kim Jong
'US Mainland in Our Nuclear Strike Range' - Kim Jong

Early Sunday retired U.S. Navy admiral and former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Mike Mullen, said America and North Korea are closer to conflict "than we've ever been". North Korea has come under heavy sanctions imposed by the UN Security Council as it has accelerated efforts to expand its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program...

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  • LG 88-inch 8K OLED TV is ready for CES 2018
LG 88-inch 8K OLED TV is ready for CES 2018

Previously, the largest OLED screen size was 77 inches, and it was a miserable 4K. Then, of course, there is also the issue of the lack of 8K content that one will still have to deal with, something that isn't likely to ease anytime soon given that the content makers have only just started to stable out in the 4K space.

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  • John Fox not likely to return to Chicago Bears after season
John Fox not likely to return to Chicago Bears after season

The Bears finished the season with a 5-11 record, a two-game improvement over their 2016 campaign. Fellow running back Latavius Murray stepped in for flashy rookie Dalvin Cook and had 12 carries for 31 yards before slowly taking the reins in the backfield.

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  • Winter Weather Advisories and Warnings in place for the weekend
Winter Weather Advisories and Warnings in place for the weekend

Drivers may experience slippery road conditions and reduced visibility while traveling at times. The advisory will begin today at 2 p.m. EST and is scheduled to expire by 4 a.m. This is all upstream moisture will should produce steady snowfall all day Friday , Friday night and into most of Saturday . Above you can see a stream of subtropical mo...

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  • LG G6 with Android Oreo beta sighted in China
LG G6 with Android Oreo beta sighted in China

Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus launched the OnePlus 5T - a mid-cycle refresh to OnePlus 5 - on November 16. So far, there is no clarity on whether LG is planning to send Oreo beta to LG G6 models in other countries, or the company will directly release the final version when it will be ready.

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