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Twitter Explains Why Trump Doesn't Get Suspended


Twitter clarified on Monday why it did not take down a tweet by President Donald Trump which threatened North Korea, saying that it was newsworthy. This has always been internal policy and we'll soon update our public-facing rules to reflect it. "We need to do better on this, and will", Stone said in the post. Lire la suite »

India's Mars Orbiter Mangalyaan completes three years in Martian orbit


By June, it had completed 388 orbits around Mars and has sent back over 715 images to earth. It had escaped the earth's gravitational field on December 1, 2013. ISRO informed that the overall health of the orbiter is good and it's functioning as expected. It had also experienced the "whiteout" geometry phenomenon (when earth is between the sun and Mars and too much solar radiation makes it impossible to communicate with the earth) from May 18 to May 30, 2016. Lire la suite »

Apple : Siri abandonne le moteur de recherche Bing pour Google


Rappelons tout de même que la redevance versée par Google à Cupertino pour être le moteur de recherche par défaut de l'iPhone se monterait à trois milliards, une somme qui aurait triplé depuis 2014. Ainsi, Apple conserve Bing en tant que moteur de recherche par défaut pour les images dans Siri et Spotlight sur ordinateur Mac, tandis que YouTube continuera de s'occuper des recherches de vidéos. Lire la suite »

Levi's sort sa veste en jean connectée


Cette technologie, "littéralement cousue dans la veste, vous permet d'accéder à votre musique, votre (système de) navigation ou vos communications", poursuit la marque. Selon le cabinet Gartner, malgré des débuts difficiles, le marché des "wearables" (objets connectés à porter sur soi: montres, casques, vêtements.) va progresser en 2017 pour atteindre 30,5 milliards de dollars dans le monde. Lire la suite »

Trump Is Never Getting Banned From Twitter


Trump has frequently used the micro-blogging site to slam critics and his opponents, push his agenda and make statements on various issues in often controversial tweets, triggering fervent calls for his @realDonaldTrump account to be banned from the platform. Lire la suite »

" 1922 ": nouvelle adaptation de Stephen King signée Netflix


L'histoire? Une lettre de confession d'un fermier qui a assassiné sa femme car elle menaçait de vendre les terres et d'emmener leur fils avec elle pour vivre en ville. Cet acte sonnera la fin des jours prospères et heureux pour Wilfried. Le film est réalisé et écrit par Zak Hilditch et met en vedette Thomas Jane, Molly Parker, Dylan Schmid, Kaitlyn Bernard, Brian d'Arcy James et Neal McDonough. Lire la suite »

HMD Global expected to launch affordable Nokia 2 in Nov


The listing as seen in the screenshot above shows that the Nokia 8 will be priced at Rs. 36,999, which is relatively lesser than the expected pricing of the flagship smartphone. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box and can be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo as the same is under testing. It was launched in glossy Polished Copper and Polished Blue colours, as well as matte Tempered Blue and Steel finishes. Lire la suite »

RIL, Indian Oil figure in Top 250 Global Energy Company Ranking


There were plenty of familiar names rounding out the top 10, behind Gazprom and E.ON, such as 4th-ranked South Korea's Korea Electric Power, which debuted in the top 10 just a year ago; China Petroleum & Chemical at 5th place; Russia's Lukoil at 6th; Indian Oil Corp at 7th place, USA refiner Valero Energy at number 8, and France's Total just behind ExxonMobil in 10th place. Lire la suite »

Chinese government blocks WhatsApp chat service


For the last few days, WhatsApp has been nearly entirely inaccessible for most in China, leading to speculation that this might finally be the end for the app here. Facebook declined to comment, following past practice when asked about WhatsApp's difficulties in China. The censorship has prompted many in China to switch to communications methods that function smoothly and quickly but that are easily monitored by Chinese authorities, like the WeChat app of the Chinese Internet company Tencent. Lire la suite »

TCU Horned Frogs vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Preview


There were no smoke and mirrors. TCU must play at Oklahoma . OSU ran for 101 yards compared to 238 for the Horned Frogs, a number that Gundy characterized as abysmal. Oklahoma State has won four of the five previous meetings since the Frogs joined the league, including a 3-0 mark in Stillwater. TCU has been one of the nation's best teams away from home since 2009, however, as Gary Patterson's squad has compiled a 40-14 record in road and neutral-site contests. Lire la suite »

Trump points to Iran missile test in criticizing nuke deal


It's been known that Iran has had a missile with a range capable of reaching Israel, said Mark Fitzpatrick, executive director of the Institute for Internal Strategic Studies-Americas, a think tank. Trump said Wednesday he had made his decision but was not yet ready to reveal it. The test comes at the end of a heated week of diplomacy at the UN General Assembly, where both the United States and Israel denounced Iran and its nuclear deal with six world powers. Lire la suite »

What's different about the revised Graham-Cassidy bill

He said he's holding out hope that with the boosted funding - along with a Monday afternoon Senate Finance Committee hearing on the measure, where he's testifying - Murkowski, Collins and McCain will ultimately vote for the bill. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of ME and John McCain of Arizona, whose states would get more federal health-care funding under his revamped bill compared to a previous version. Lire la suite »

United States showing North Korea its military might


The Pentagon said B-1B bombers from Guam, along with F-15C Eagle fighter escorts from Okinawa in Japan, flew over worldwide airspace over waters east of North Korea on Saturday. He said the USA will allow targeting of companies that facilitate trade with the North Korea. In an unprecedented direct statement on Friday, Kim described Mr Trump as a "mentally deranged United States dotard" whom he would tame with fire. Lire la suite »

IPhone 8 is world's fastest phone (it's not even close)

And while that larger size has made the cut, the smaller device is no longer being considered. The screen finally moves from LCD to OLED , taking advantage of the display tech's flexibility to push the bezels to the edges and accommodate a "notch" in the upper section. Lire la suite »

Instagram now has 800 million monthly active users, 500 million daily users

It now has 800 million users engaging with the service on at least a monthly basis, the company revealed on Monday at an event in NYC , and it has 500 million using the service on a daily basis, too. The company said it doubled the amount of advertisers on its platform over the past six months, bringing its total to over 2 million. Advertising is also big business on Instagram. Lire la suite »

Subaru to show performance sedan concept in Tokyo


Yes, its another special edition of the boxer-powered sports auto, but this one is limited to just 100 units, making it rarer than a McLaren P1 . Only 450 units will be available and lucky customers will be chosen by lottery that will be announced on October 25. Lire la suite »

Apple dumps Bing for Google


The transition away from Microsoft's search engine, which previously provided services to Siri, isn't total - image results will still be provided by Bing. In 2014, Apple officially dropped Google results and switched to Bing. In a statement about this change, Apple detailed the strong relationships it has with both Google and Microsoft. Lire la suite »

Oreo update for Huawei Mate 9 coming soon


Benchmarked as the Huawei MHA, where MHA is short for Manhattan, the Mate 9's codename before its release a year ago. Today the Huawei Mate 9 has shown up on Geekbench running Android 8.0. There were rumors several weeks back about an early ROM of Android 8.0 Oreo for the Huawei Mate 9. Even though we don't have a specific timeframe for the release of the update, the recent listing of the Mate 9 at Geekbench suggests it won't be long until Android Oreo will arrive on Huawei's high-end ... Lire la suite »

Une cyberattaque révèle les mails secrets de clients de Deloitte


Le coup est d'autant plus dur que Deloitte est spécialisé, en plus de l'audit et du conseil fiscal, dans les conseils en matière de sécurité informatique. 244 000 adresses email des collaborateurs de Deloitte , et potentiellement un accès aux logins, mots de passe, et adresse IP ont été piratées. Si un porte-parole a expliqué au Guardian que l'évaluation des dégâts était terminée, le journal britannique écrit que ses équipes travaillent encore à comprendre et à retracer les actions ... Lire la suite »

A NASA Spacecraft Just Used Earth As A Slingshot


Returning to the planet nearly a year after its launch, the probe came within 10,711 miles (17,237 km) of Antarctica, before following a route north over the Pacific Ocean. Bennu's orbit around the Sun is tilted six degrees from Earth's orbit, and this maneuver changed the spacecraft's direction to put it on the path toward Bennu. Lire la suite »

Deloitte hit by sophisticated hack resulting in breach of confidential information


Deloitte says that only a small number of its clients have been affected, but the size and importance of those that it deals with - including USA government departments - means that even a limited number could have great impact. "In response to a cyber incident, Deloitte implemented its comprehensive security protocol and began an intensive and thorough review including mobilizing a team of cybersecurity and confidentiality experts inside and outside of Deloitte ", a spokesman told the ... Lire la suite »

Fish have unique, complex personalities


Fish have complex personality differences, according to new research from the University of Exeter. These fish have a very short maturation period of only a couple of months and waterfall barriers in their habitat often lead to significant variations in behavior, life history, physiology, and appearance among populations. Lire la suite »

57 milliards d'euros et trois priorités — Plan d'investissement


Sur ce montant, 9 milliards devront permettre " d'amplifier l'effort de rénovation thermique des bâtiments ", et 7 milliards d'euros de " développer les énergies renouvelables ", selon le rapport. Par ailleurs, 9 milliards d'euros iront à la transformation numérique de l'action publique, notamment "pour économiser dans le fonctionnement de la machine de l'Etat ". Lire la suite »