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Désastre électoral en vue pour la Première ministre Theresa May — Royaume-Uni

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Si ces projections étaient confirmées, il s'agirait d'un échec pour le Premier ministre Theresa May , qui a convoqué ces élections anticipées dans le but de conforter sa majorité en vue des négociations du Brexit . Dans les deux cas, les négociations pourraient retarder le calendrier du Brexit. "Les chances de voir le Royaume-Uni demander un délai dans le processus du Brexit ont augmenté de manière significative", estime Malcolm Barr, économiste de JPMorgan, dans une note diffusée vendredi. Lire la suite »

Egypt and Bahrain keep pressure on Qatar in Gulf crisis

Trump, who had initially backed the measures against Qatar in a tweet , called Sheik Tamim on Wednesday with an offer "to help the parties resolve their differences". In 2011, during the Arab Spring, Qatar backed the group and the people protesting against then-President Hosni Mubarak, who was in power for almost three decades. Lire la suite »

Apple Revamps The iMac Pro As Its Most Powerful Workhorse Ever

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They boast up to 50 percent faster storage . Both MacBook Pro sizes are available in silver or space gray. Outside of graphics, Apple is also refreshing the screen on the iMac, making it 43% brighter than the previous generation. The main change brought by the update is the addition of the Kaby Lake processors . This larger model additionally comes with improved graphics and more video memory , and the 13-inch MacBook Pro now has a £1,249 option. Lire la suite »

Trump Proposes Privatizing US Air Traffic Control

Airlines would pay the annual costs of $10 billion per year by contributing fees to the private entity, rather than taxes they now pay the federal government. The FAA would maintain safety oversight of the system, but 30,000 of its employees would be off the federal payroll while reportedly retaining their retirements. Lire la suite »

British police confirm 8th person killed in London Bridge attack

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Valeria Khadija Collina spoke in an interview with Italy's L'Espresso news magazine about her son, Youssef Zaghba , 22, one of the perpetrators of the June 3 attack. Collina says she told them to detain Zaghba and prohibit him from going. Lord Carlile, a former counter-terror laws watchdog, told the Press Association: "In my view, we need to review what happened in his case, and learn the lessons so that the methodology of the response to known suspicions is improved". Lire la suite »

New MacBook Pro 2017 Range Gets Official

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In the brief amount of time I spent with the device, I didn't run into any instances of slowdown and this isn't something I was able to say about the previous iteration. And it does this maintaining the same slim design Apple users got to love. The company also confirmed a new Mac Pro desktop PC is on the way. This graphical prowess will come from a Radeon Pro Vega GPU, one of AMD's next-generation graphics cards yet to be formally announced . Lire la suite »

AMD unveils Radeon Pro 500 Series graphics cards

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Unlike the new iMac 2017 range , the iMac Pro wouldn't be shipping anytime soon. Apple isn't completely reinventing the wheel here, and is using its 27 inch Retina 5K display for the screen, really changing and shaking up what goes behind that display . Lire la suite »

Apple's new software is a game changer for augmented reality, experts say

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The new iOS 11 will be made available to the general public this fall, for devices as old as iPhone 5s and later, as well as most iPads ranging from Air and Pro to the Mini 2. Some apps on the list may have been abandoned by their creators, but others may have alternate, updated versions in the App Store - or will in the future. Lire la suite »

British Police Name Third London Attacker

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But, in a statement on Tuesday, the British authorities said Zaghba was "not a police or MI5 subject of interest", referring to the British intelligence service. Police said Butt was previously known to authorities, but had not been viewed as a serious threat. "In nine weeks, we've had five plots foiled and three successful attacks". Lire la suite »

IOS 11 feature to curb distracted driving

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Apple has nudged the iPad Pro's windowing forward, but it's still limited to a grand total of two. "Even if you don't take the time to respond to it, you still like get that whole instinct to just look at it", said Max Kletskov, Cal Poly student. Lire la suite »

London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

Eighteen are still in critical condition in hospital, according to health authorities. An official at the Bologna chief prosecutor's office said Zaghba was stopped at the city's airport after arriving on a flight from London 2016. Butt and Redouane, who also used the name Rachid Elkhdar, lived in Barking, while Zaghba is reported to have worked at a restaurant in London. Redouane had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. Lire la suite »

Two of Three London Attackers Named by British Police

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan said questions would need to be asked about what the police knew of Butt but he told BBC1's Breakfast: "The responsibility for the attacks on Saturday night lies with the terrorists". "One of them had been reported to police because of his extremist views and may have previously been confronted by officers". After a suicide bomber killed 22 people in Manchester on May 22, British police and politicians were furious when U.S. Lire la suite »

United States intelligence contractor pleads not guilty to leaking charge

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Prosecutors said that a notebook taken from the Air Force veteran's home included victor writing "I want to burn the White House down", according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution . The prosecutor said investigators also found the names of three Islamic extremists known to federal authorities listed in Winner's notebook. Though she was active on social media, victor doesn't appear to have discussed her work online. Lire la suite »

Accused leaker Reality Winner pleads not guilty, denied bail

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Solari also said that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents recovered notebooks in which victor said she wanted to "blow up the White House" and move to Kurdistan or Nepal. ►BACKGROUND | Who is Reality Leigh Winner? Victor entered a plea of not guilty during the arraignment hearing. Though she was active on social media, victor doesn't appear to have discussed her work online. Lire la suite »

London police arrest 6 as attack footage is released

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The video was captured on the Monday before the attack, at around midnight. Kaine Pieri said he was about to cross the bridge to catch a bus when police descended on the white van used in the attack and people ran by screaming, desperate to get away. Lire la suite »

McCain's fuzzy questions for Comey leave observers puzzled

Joe Walsh, a former Republican congressman, said on Twitter that Mr. McCain was "making no sense". And McCain's former colleague, retired Michigan Rep. election and one into former Trump opponent Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. Early on, however, Comey veered off track into the Obama Administration, and former Attorney General Loretta Lynch's involvement in an investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. Lire la suite »

Trump urges Arab unity in call to Saudi Arabia's King Salman

US President Donald Trump has proposed to convene a summit to resolve the crisis caused by the decision of Saudi Arabia followed by several other countries to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. On Tuesday, Trump tweeted : "So good to see Saudi Arabia visit with the King and 50 countries already paying off". UAE Attorney General Hamad Saif al-Shamsi said sympathising with Qatar was a cybercrime punishable by law, Gulf News reported. Lire la suite »

Cavaliers need to play ideal basketball to stand chance in NBA Finals

Despite his team being down 3-0 in the NBA Finals, J.R. Smith's Twitter account said the Cleveland Cavaliers will win in seven games. Three games into the NBA Finals, it has come to this: The only way the Cleveland Cavaliers get a game in this series, let alone get back in it, is if they play ideal basketball. Lire la suite »

Durant heroics power Warriors over Cavs

Kerr's 1996 Bulls went 15-3 to win the title and were 15-1 with a 3-0 lead in the Finals before Seattle stole a couple of games, extending that series to six. Particularly as you go deeper, it gets tougher and tougher. "That's exactly what happened throughout the season". Should the Warriors win Friday, and should Curry finish Game 4 with 13 assists and 11 rebounds, he will have completed the Finals averaging a triple-double. Lire la suite »

Australia hope weather plays ball in England showdown

The equation is quite simple ahead of the New Zealand-Bangladesh game: the victor will remain in contention for a semi-final spot if, on June 10, England beat Australia or their match is washed out. Staying abreast of the situation is what both New Zealand and Bangladesh will be striving for. Tamim Iqbal stands at the top in list of highest run getters in Champions Trophy 2017 with 223 runs in 2 matches including highest score of 128 against England .He can be a hurdle in ... Lire la suite »

Apple introduces Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11

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Developer Chengyin Liu noticed the latest addition while using the Uber app. (Uber was criticised previous year for removing the "only when using" option.) Apps will be able to access single photos from a user's library, rather than their entire photo history, and will be given write-only privileges so that users can save images from an app without granting it complete Camera Roll access. Lire la suite »

North Korea says it tested new anti-ship missile

Cruise missile tests do not contravene United Nations regulations, Korea Defence Network analyst Lee Il Woo told AFP , adding they were "much slower than ballistic missiles and can be shot down by anti-aircraft guns". It also touted the enhanced technology of the test launch of the new cruise missiles. South Korea's defense ministry has sought a record 43.7 trillion won ($38.7 billion) military budget for fiscal 2018. Lire la suite »

NSA to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski passes away

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News of Brzezinski's death was announced by his daughter, who posted an image on her Instagram account showing her father with two of his granddaughters. He became a naturalized USA citizen in 1958. The clashes eventually led to Vance's resignation. Mr Carter lost his re-election bid against Ronald Reagan that November. Lire la suite »