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Royaume-Uni : Theresa May a perdu son pari à haut risque

La livre sterling , a immédiatement chuté à l'annonce des projections à 21H00 GMT, tant face à l'euro que face au dollar, et restait très affaiblie vendredi. Plusieurs élus conservateurs , comme la parlementaire Anna Soubry sur la BBC , ont invité Theresa May à "reconsidérer sa position " à la lumière du résultat du scrutin. Read More »

Apple's answer to the Amazon Echo has a critical flaw

The Amazon Echo and Google Home are adequate speakers for the price point, but music lovers can connect them to Bluetooth speakers for better sound. The HomePod's sound was bigger and bolder than the Play:3, one of the current market leaders when it comes to home speaker systems. It's likely to be the more powerful than both Amazon Echo and Google Home , but in terms of features, productivity and support, both Echo and Home will give a hard time to HomePod . Read More »

Réforme du travail. Le ministère porte plainte après la révélation d'un document

Il s'agit de sauver "l'honneur et et l'intégrité de toute l'administration" selon la ministre du Travail, Muriel Pénicaud. L'administration a déposé une plainte contre X pour vol et recel de documents à la suite de la publication dans Libération d'informations présentées comme des pistes de la future réforme du code du travail , a annoncé la ministre du Travail, Muriel Pénicaud, vendredi sur franceinfo . Read More »

Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room | Pix


Here's how it played out. Aside from the expected introduction of new versions of its mobile (iOS 11) and computer (High Sierra) operating systems-the latter of which does come with one exciting feature, blocking autoplay videos on Safari-the other big announcement at the unusually hardware-focused presentation was the unveiling of a new version of Apple's desktop model iMac Pro. Read More »

What Comey's Testimony Clarified, and What it Didn't

A central, and unresolved, question from the hearing revolves around whether President Donald Trump was trying to derail the Russian Federation investigation by pressuring, and ultimately firing, the man in charge. Daniel Richman later confirmed to Reuters he was the one to whom Comey referred in his testimony . The question is why Sessions recused himself. Read More »

Microsoft #XboxE3 live blog and E3 2017 'Project Scorpio' unveiling!

It was an announcement that proved to be one of the biggest of the entire show. Also it could be hinting at a weird name for the Xbox console, the Xbox Ten S or Xbox One Zero S. It's also possible the games could be more attractive for people to play, instead of the list of ho-hum games like Astropop and RoboBlitz on Xbox One. Read More »

4 takeaways from James Comey's testimony

Comey testified that Trump told him during a February 14 conversation that Flynn was a "good guy" and that he "hoped" Comey could see his "way clear" to dropping the probe into him. Laura Donohue, a professor at Georgetown University Law Center, said Trump's firing of Comey could also constitute obstruction of justice . Whether Trump's behavior and comment amount to obstruction of justice , however, depends not on how Comey understood the comment, but Trump's intent in ... Read More »

UK election: Theresa May could lose parliamentary majority, exit poll shows

Despite early predictions of a landslide victory, Theresa May's party failed to win an outright majority, leaving the distinct possibility that her party will fail to form a government. A minority Conservative government could probably rely on the votes of the 10 or more MPs of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) from Northern Ireland and a minority Labour-led government could rely on Welsh Plaid Cymru's three MPs, one Green MP and the SDLP's three. Read More »

Markets search for direction as election results in hung parliament

They can traditionally rely on the support of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, who in 2015 won eight seats and are forecast to win the same number again. Labour are predicted to gain 33 seats, the Tories lose 15 seats, the Lib Dems will gain five and the SNP lose 22 seats. The Green Party would be unchanged with one seat and Plaid Cymru still have three MPs in Wales, according to the poll. Read More »

Tim Farron calls on Theresa May to resign

But Farron has previously ruled out a deal with May because of the parties' differences over Brexit . Theresa has done the opposite of what Nick Clegg did. "Not only did he lead our party into government for the first time in generations, he did so in the most hard of circumstances and for the most noble of reasons". Read More »

Royals' Moustakas homers to halt Astros' win streak at 11


He was activated May 27 and allowed one run on four hits over six innings to win at Texas. A few minutes before the game was to start, Astros manager A.J. "We never feel like we're out of a game, dating back to three or four years ago", Moustakas said. "I'm not sure what goes into these pinched nerves, or what the doctors' plan will be to get him better". Read More »

IPhone users, get ready for Do Not Disturb - while driving


The feature will be available at malls in select cities to start, including New York, Boston, Tokyo, Chicago and London. Those are followed by Updates and Search tabs for quick access to those functions the same as the current design. Developers can submit info to the team on Apple's dev site here . Nonetheless, there is a way to drag and drop between different apps but at this point, we're not sure if it is an intentional feature or a bug. Read More »

SCO Summit begins in Astana: PM Modi to address

Addressing the SCO's heads of council meeting on Friday, he said "I am thankful to member countries for giving Pakistan permanent membership to the body". Earlier in the day, Modi met Chinese president Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Summit. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif attends the SCO Summit in Astana on June 9. Read More »

India could get the 6GB RAM HTC U11 Dual SIM variant


Currently, the U11 smartphone is now retailing in Europe with a price tag of Euro 749 (approximately Rs. 54,000). It has an Edge Sense feature that allows users to perform a number of customizable actions with gestures on the side frame. For camera, it sports a 12-megapixel camera with ultra-spread autofocus, BSI sensor, OIS, f/1.7 aperture, dual-LED flash, slow-motion, and 4K video recording. Read More »

Sen. McCain: Diamondbacks to blame for confusing questions to Comey


Instead, McCain flummoxed Comey with a question about why "the investigation of anything former Secretary Clinton had to do with the campaign is over and we don't have to worry about it anymore?" McCain says his point was to find out if Comey believes his interactions with Trump rise to the level of obstruction of justice. Read More »

What was James Comey thinking when he met with Trump?

Mr. Comey, who was sacked by Mr. Trump last month, has been called to testify Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is conducting a wide-ranging investigation into how the Russian government meddled in the presidential election and whether Mr. Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn has 'most awkward high-five ever' with Emily Thornberry

A missed "high-five" that ended in an awkward place. Reflecting on results across the country, he said: "Politics has changed, and politics isn't going back into the box where it was before". "I'll be eternally grateful". Jeremy Corbyn appeared to accidentally slap Emily Thornberry's chest in a freaky high five gone awry. And let's just say, Corbyn could have "handled" it better. Read More »

Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges

Following President Donald Trump's announcement last week that the USA was pulling out of the Paris climate change agreement, Trudeau initiated phone calls with four of the other G7 leaders. President Donald Trump said the US would abandon the agreement last week after months of suspense. It's quite a leap for the former secretary of state to make, but it's not the strangest argument Paris deal defenders have used. Read More »

Man charged with battery in racially charged incident at Starbucks


Video of part of the incident shows a white man spitting at a black man, telling him his children are "disposable vermin" and calling a second black man a slave . Get on all fours! The man who Boucher allegedly spat on helped detain Boucher until police arrived, police said. At different points in the heated situation, Boucher yelled, "Your children are disposable vermin!" and "Get on all fours right now! You do not deserve to walk on two legs!" The older man, identified as only a ... Read More »

GOP Senators: Sessions Will Stay Loyal to Trump

That Trump ranks Sessions taking himself out of the direct line of fire as one of his "top disappointments" is yet more evidence that Trump isn't any better at weighing his real issues than he is at anything else. At his hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday, former FBI Director James Comey expanded on comments detailed in his opening statement, published Wednesday , about President Trump's request for "loyalty". Read More »