Kenya opposition to make statement Wednesday

Kenya opposition to make statement Wednesday

But veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga, 72, insists those results are fake and that he won last week's presidential election. A disputed poll a decade ago led to two months of politically motivated ethnic clashes, which along with a police crackdown on protests left more than 1,100 dead and 600,000 displaced. Read More

Top US military officer warns North Korea that US military ready

He said the 1950-53 Korean war had "cost more than a million lives, left cities in ruins and perpetuated the division of the peninsula". Mattis and Tillerson underlined that the United States aims "to achieve the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and a dismantling of the regime's ballistic-missile programs". Read More

Get ready to witness the lunar eclipse on August 7

Get ready to witness the lunar eclipse on August 7

EDT (1820 GMT). A partial lunar eclipse happens when the Earth moves between the Sun and the Moon, but they are not precisely aligned. It was also called the Green Corn Moon or the Grain Moon. "The Moon will not be shadowed again until January 31, 2018 when a total eclipse is expected to occur", he said. "The partial eclipse begins at 3:50pm and ends at 8:21pm GMT (11:21pm local time)". Read More

Foxconn Confirms TV Display Factory Coming to Wisconsin

Foxconn Confirms TV Display Factory Coming to Wisconsin

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says President Donald Trump plans to make a "major jobs announcement for Wisconsin" amid speculation that electronics giant Foxconn will build a plant in the state. Speaker Ryan immediately leaned forward and said "billion". For one thing, the investment may spare some of Foxconn's tech customers, like Apple and Google, additional political headaches at a time when Trump continues to slam USA companies for making many of their products outside the country. Read More

Panthers Release Michael Oher Who Still Remains in Concussion Protocol From September

Panthers Release Michael Oher Who Still Remains in Concussion Protocol From September

He's played with the Ravens, Titans and Panthers during his National Football League career. The Carolina Panthers new general manager has wasted no time getting settled into his new role. The 31-year old tackle was a big component of the Panthers' 15-1 season in 2015, as he started all 16 games for them at left tackle, and he had three years remaining on his contract after having been extended by the Panthers last season. Read More

Cities are utterly perplexed by Elon Musk's latest tweets about the Hyperloop

Cities are utterly perplexed by Elon Musk's latest tweets about the Hyperloop

Within an hour of sending his first Hyperloop tweet , Musk followed up with a few more details. When asked about Musk's tweets, a White House spokesperson said: "We have had promising conversations to date, are committed to transformative infrastructure projects, and believe our greatest solutions have often come from the ingenuity and drive of the private sector". Read More

Google jumps into job recruitment market with new cloud software

Google jumps into job recruitment market with new cloud software

While syncing up Hire to a Google account is a major part of the process, a Google spokesperson assured TechRadar a few months back that "only information that a candidate voluntarily provides would be passed to a prospective employer as part of their online application". Read More

NASA's New Photos of Jupiter's Great Red Spot Are Stunning

NASA's New Photos of Jupiter's Great Red Spot Are Stunning

Last week, Juno celebrated a year spent in orbit around Jupiter. In modern times, the Great Red Spot has appeared to be shrinking . It all took place at 7:06 p.m. The flyby yielded a number of raw images that have been made available to the public to download and process. JPL manages the Juno mission for the principal investigator, Scott Bolton, of Southwest Research Institute . Read More

Liu Xiaobo : China's Nobel laureate suffers organ failure

Liu Xiaobo : China's Nobel laureate suffers organ failure

The German government is urging China to allow imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo to leave the country for medical treatment. The Chinese hospital charged with treating Liu Xiaobo has announced that the ailing Nobel laureate's health is now failing, indicating that China's most famous jailed dissident may not have long left to live. Read More

Microsoft launches iPhone app that narrates the world for blind people

Microsoft launches iPhone app that narrates the world for blind people

The free app, which is now iOS-only, is a free download from the App Store . Recognize and locate the faces of people you're with, as well as facial characteristics, approximate age, emotion, and more. The Seeing AI app is very simple to use. In other words, this is the same type of technology being used to power innovations like self-driving cars. Read More

Google entering mobile payments in India, will soon give Paytm, Airtel competition

Google entering mobile payments in India, will soon give Paytm, Airtel competition

RBI will be monitoring the security aspects before giving approval. Payment railroad is used to describe the pathways through which digital payments move which in the case of UPI is managed by NPCI . "They are now talking actively to leading banks now". He also added that the debates are the preliminary stage for Facebook . Around the same time, Facebook also announced peer-to-peer payments through Messenger. Read More

IPhone 8 Fingerprint Sensor May Not Be In The Display

IPhone 8 Fingerprint Sensor May Not Be In The Display

The faster screens in testing are the same as the ProMotion displays in Apple's latest iPad tablets, one of the people said. The technology is described as super-speedy, scanning a person's face and unlocking the iPhone in a matter of "a few hundred milliseconds". Read More

Sony goes retro with return to vinyl production

Sony goes retro with return to vinyl production

The news follows Sony Music's installation of a cutting lathe in its studio earlier this year. Traditional LPs are now so popular that they account for 15 per cent of the record industry's income from physical album sales. In 1929, the American Record corporation-the company that, after a long chain of mergers and acquisitions, would eventually become Sony Music Entertainment-put out its first record. Read More

Instagram wants to become safer with new hate speech filters

Instagram wants to become safer with new hate speech filters

In the seemingly never-ending fight against spam and generally low-quality comments on the internet, Instagram is taking new approaches in cleaning up comments on photos and videos. Contractors trained up DeepText on identifying negative comments and categorizing them into broad segments like "bullying, racism, or sexual harassment", according to Wired . Read More

MA leaders consider state impact of US Senate health care bill

MA leaders consider state impact of US Senate health care bill

Since the CBO score is in, the Senate parliamentarian will meet with McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) to make sure that the bill as written is in line with the rules of reconciliation. We need to convince at least 3 Senate Republicans to refrain from voting for this bill top stop it. Because West Virginia chose to expand coverage through Medicaid under former President Barack Obama's health care law, many people in the state have come to rely on the ... Read More

Super Nintendo Game System Returns In September

Super Nintendo Game System Returns In September

We'll find out either way on September 29, when Nintendo Classic Mini: SNES will be officially available. If Nintendo continues the business of releasing these classic consoles, and trust me they will because of how successful they are, prepare to see them have smaller libraries. Read More

Google won't scan emails for Gmail ads

Google won't scan emails for Gmail ads

The company uses the information collected in the emails for anti-spam, anti-phishing, and for malware detection, but also for serving users personalised ads. That's certainly the case with Gmail, the free email platform from Google. This, in spite of the fact that Google only scans personal email and not those of the corporates or students. Read More

Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast

Rare US total solar eclipse excites Americans coast-to-coast

In addition, on the back of the sheet of stamps is a map of the eclipse's diagonal path across the US on August 21, when the moon comes between the sun and Earth. During this national event, the shadow of the moon will sweep across the United States in a narrow band from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean in a spectacle that hasn't occurred in decades. Read More

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Jose Mourinho became the latest to be accused of defrauding tax authorities by Spanish prosecutors for a sum of £2.9million during his time at Real Madrid . Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge on Monday rubbished media reports which said that the record German football champions are interested in signing Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid . Read More

Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case

In 2010, when districts were last redrawn, Republicans controlled the process in a majority of states, which helped lock in their electoral advantage. The case, Gill v. Whitford , arises from Wisconsin. There's extensive case law on racial gerrymanders , which has established that racial discrimination in districting is subject to strict scrutiny by courts. Read More

Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

The bill was, of course, passed weeks before the Congressional Budget Office determined it would leave 23 million more Americans uninsured by 2026. In the Kaiser Health Tracking poll , only 8 percent said they wanted it passed. "We understand this issue pretty well and we're now working on coming up with a solution". Reveal it too soon and criticism from outside conservative groups, independent reviews and Democrats could have the bill unravel before it hits the floor. Read More

Microsoft's new Modern Keyboard has an integrated fingerprint reader

Microsoft's new Modern Keyboard has an integrated fingerprint reader

Since the keyboard can work both with and without wires, it'll appeal to a wider audience as it can accommodate needs of people in accordance with their preference - a wired connection or wireless. According to Microsoft , the Bluetooth range is up to 15 meters in open air. For the new Modern Keyboard , the company has built a fingerprint reader right into the keyboard, similar to Apple's offering on the Macbook Pro . Read More

WIndows 10's controversial WiFi Sense makes an appearance in Apple's iOS 11

WIndows 10's controversial WiFi Sense makes an appearance in Apple's iOS 11

The iOS update will be available free to iPhone, iPad, and iPod users sometime this fall, Apple said. Extended battery life is also expected to play a big part in the new handset, which Apple is rumoured to launch in September to mark the 10th anniversary of the best-selling smartphone range. Read More

DC Almost Didn't Include Steve Trevor In Wonder Woman

Steve is so deep in the mythology that after some debate we found that just like Wonder Woman needs Steve, we needed Steve too. With Justice League Dark/Dark Universe and Joss Whedon's Batgirl seemingly ahead of a Wonder Woman sequel on the development slate, there looks to be more than enough time to hammer out a new contract. Read More

Apple is going to start blocking annoying autoplay videos online

Apple is going to start blocking annoying autoplay videos online

Mac OS also showed off Metal 2, an upgraded version of its developer toolkit. The new High Sierra update will be available from the coming September of October month. Here's everything you need to know about High Sierra, including the full list of supported machines. The developers also get an external graphics dev kit to have them started that would feature a Thunderbolt 3 enclosure with an AMD Radeon RX 580 GPU. Read More