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Apple iOS 11: What Did You Miss?

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Apple's new iOS 11 software update will stop all incoming texts, phone calls and notifications when it senses via Bluetooth that the device's user is driving. The Files app also contains files from third-party apps such as Dropbox. With no disappointments, Apple has added lots of features in its latest iOS 11 that focuses more on productivity. Read More »

UN Chief Ready To Help In Qatar, Gulf States Spat

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Analysts say the crisis is in part an extension of a pre-existing dispute which saw Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain temporarily recall their ambassadors from Doha in 2014 over Qatari support for the Muslim Brotherhood. Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt , and Yemen have since been joined by Jordan, Libya, the Maldives, and Mauritania. An initial report from Qatar's Interior Ministry late Wednesday said the website of the Qatar News Agency was first hacked in ... Read More »

Apple unveils voice-activated, connected home speaker

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When it comes out in December , the HomePod will perform tasks that are comparable to what Siri now does, such as send messages, control smart home devices and get weather and news updates. So can the newest player ( Apple HomePod ) in the market challenge the incumbents like Google Home and Amazon Echo? On the software front, Apple announced the details of two operating system updates - iOS 11 and MacOS High Sierra , as well as changes to the Apple Watch with watchOS 4. Read More »

(OXY) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group LLC

Occidental Petroleum Corporation closed its last trading session at $61.65 with the loss of -2.47%. More notable recent Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) news were published by: Wsj.com which released: "Occidental Petroleum to Test a Massive Ship for US Oil Exports" on May 10, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Focuses on Oil, Competition Rife" published on June 02, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: "Kitzinger Lautmann Capital Management Inc Buys ... Read More »

Voting underway in UK general election

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Some of the biggest polling station queues have been reported at universities. Police have increased security at polling stations, including patrols by armed officers in some areas, following the recent terror attacks. A lot had been said about who to vote for, with campaigns heating up across Suffolk and north Essex ever since Theresa May announced the snap election in May, but we wanted to know if people were going to exercise their democratic right. Read More »

Maharashtra farmers warn of intensifying protest, plan statewide bandh on Monday

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Jadhav is survived by a mother, wife, two brothers and two sons. Farmers in several districts of the state went on indefinite strike on June 1, demanding a loan waiver . Shetti and Mr. Kadu to lead the farmers' agitation as both were still politically allied to the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP government in the State. On June 3, farmers' organisations said they had called off their strike after Fadnavis made some assurances. Read More »

Qatar defiant as crisis grows

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Turkey has brought forward a planned troop deployment to Qatar and pledged to provide food and water supplies to its Arab ally, which hosts a Turkish military base. A man walks as he shops in a mall in Doha , Qatar, June 8, 2017. The route is now closed after Qatar's diplomatic isolation by Saudi Arabia-led allies. Read More »

Group to appeal denial of chimps' legal rights

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It said this entitled chimpanzees to numerous same rights, and sought " habeas corpus " relief to win freedom for Tommy and Kiko, each held by a private owner in upstate NY. They later moved to Louisiana after the school stopped using them for research. No animals have ever faced justice in the modern history of NY, the ruling pointed out. Read More »

Corey Lewandowski Says He's Open to Returning to Trump's Team

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer calls on a member of the media during the daily press briefing at the White House , Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in Washington . More attorneys with deep experience in Washington investigations are expected to be added in the weeks ahead. Jared Kushner used to be closely involved with groups that lobbied against those reform efforts, according to the letter, including one firm that is marketing the One Journal Square project. Read More »

Saudi, allies issue Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list

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Royal Dutch Shell has sent a replacement cargo of liquefied natural gas ( LNG ) from the United States to Dubai, shipping data shows, after a diplomatic row disrupted typical trade routes from Qatar, the world's biggest producer. The website block began Thursday and follows the UAE blocking access to a series of Qatari media websites, including those of Doha-based satellite news network Al-Jazeera. Read More »

Comey testimony enough to spark obstruction case against Trump, Watergate lawyer says

Under questioning, Comey admitted he asked a friend to share one of his memos with a reporter, in the hopes of forcing the appointment of a special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation. What do you do if you've just been fired as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the administration has chosen to "defame" you with "lies plain and simple", and you believe the president of the United States may be trying to obstruct justice? Some on the left are so consumed by ... Read More »

Brad Pitt est devenu... présentateur météo

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Dans ce court sketch, Brad Pitt a montré, de manière inexacte mais pour autant réaliste, ce qui nous attendait après la décision de Donald Trump . Et quand Jim Jefferies lui demande une prévision à long terme, la réponse est sans appel: " il n'y a pas de futur " dit-il avec son plus beau sourire. Read More »

AMD Continuing Radeon R9 Fury CUs Design Scheme for Vega Pro GPUs?

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That description means the new all-in-one machine will rival the current Mac Pro which will be replaced with a modular version in the future. The new Apple iMac 2017 lineup consists of a total of three models. The new laptop now can handle twice the memory and carries 50% faster SSD. There's also much faster storage options and each iMac now featuring versatile Thunderbolt 3 ports as standard. Read More »

British election results: PM May falls short of majority

Should she be forced to step down as prime minister after this election , that would make her tenure the shortest of any British premier since the 1920s. Her biggest stumble was around the release of the Conservative party manifesto. May was criticized for a lackluster campaign and for a plan to force elderly people to pay more for their care, a proposal her opponents dubbed the "dementia tax". Read More »

Apple Unveils Its Most Powerful Mac Ever - The All-New iMac Pro

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And coupled with the new improvements in macOS High Sierra , these new machines will be at the forefront of VR content creation . And I promise you, it's literally the coolest Mac you'll ever see. Yes, it's a powerful system - the baseline systems ship with a 27-inch 500-nit 5K display and eight-core Intel Xeon processors, and 18-core systems can be configured. Read More »

Russia denies reports of hacking Qatar's state news agency

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Three days after the UAE , Saudi Arabia and several other Arab nations in the Middle East and North Africa have cut diplomatic ties with Doha , Al-Jaber made it in the interview clear that from the UAE's perspective, the ball is now in the field of the Qatari government. Read More »

Pari perdu pour Theresa May — Législatives britanniques

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En 2010, les élections du 7 mai avaient également causé la surprise en délivrant un parlement suspendu. Une situation qui se produit paradoxalement alors que les deux principaux partis obtiennent un score combiné inédit depuis les années 1970, les conservateurs étant donnés à plus de 42% des voix et les travaillistes à plus de 40%. Read More »

Sadiq Khan: Cancel Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit

After the June 5 London attacks , Donald Trump took to Twitter to criticise the mayor, blaming him for making excuses in the wake of continuous attacks in London . He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: " The invitation has been issued and accepted and I see no reason to change that ". Following Saturday's attack, the presence of police in London increased and Khan remarked on the phenomenon, saying people should not be alarmed by the increase. Read More »

Clark to stay, until she goes

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Clark said Thursday decisions need to be made this month on permits and other pressing issues for the Site C hydroelectric dam and the Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion, two multi-billion-dollar projects that have been caught up in the lengthy uncertainty following the near-tie in the May 9 B.C. Read More »

Les conservateurs perdraient leur majorité absolue — Royaume-Uni

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Les projections à la sortie des urnes enregistraient 314 sièges aux Tories, 266 aux travaillistes, 34 pour les nationalistes écossais du SNP et 14 aux Libéraux-Démocrates. La victoire du soir revient aux sondeurs, qui ont parfaitement identifié la remontée des travaillistes ces dernières semaines. Mais avec quel Premier ministre? La Première ministre britannique Theresa May a affirmé que son parti conservateur assurerait "la stabilité" du pays. Read More »

New Apple Operating System Will Include 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Feature

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On iPad , the new Control Center is laid out differently for no good reason. Taking it one step further, the new feature will also lock the iPhone screen, keeping drivers from using apps, too, CNN reported. On that page, you will see the option for Offload Unused Apps . This is some serious stuff for developers. Kontaxis' announcement was met with applause, and developers who have installed the iOS 11 beta are praising the change on Twitter . Read More »

Iran rejects Trump's comments on Tehran attacks

Profile pictures of corpses and their names were released but their surnames have been kept a secret due to security and privacy concerns for their families. Security officials had found explosives in his hideout and claimed that his group had designated 50 locations inside Tehran for attacks . "Iranian people reject such United States claims of friendship", he added on Twitter . Read More »

Minister rules out Scottish independence vote before 2022

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Analysis by polling expert Professor John Curtice found that if there was a uniform swing across the country, the SNP would hold 43 seats, down from 56 in 2015. "I think in Calum Kerr and Gail Hendry, you have what will be strong voices for Scotland, and the south of Scotland, and able to stand up for the interests of people in this part of the country and Scotland overall". Read More »