Thursday August 16-th, 2018

Apple block Valve's Steam Link app over 'business conflicts' Apple block Valve's Steam Link app over 'business conflicts'

Any in-game purchases for streamed games are done through Steam, thus circumventing Apple's monopoly on complete and total control over its App Store revenue. Initially, the app was launched on Android , but Valve said an iOS version will be made ...

Police apologise after they tasered and arrested National Basketball Association star over parking offence Police apologise after they tasered and arrested National Basketball Association star over parking offence

The video contradicts the incident report , which claims Brown was acting "very aggressive" and "physically resisted" when officers tried to handcuff him. " Sterling has our full support as he shares his story and takes action to provide accountab...

DHS Sec 'Not Aware' Of Intel Community Conclusion That Putin Favored Trump DHS Sec 'Not Aware' Of Intel Community Conclusion That Putin Favored Trump

However, Raju specifically asked if Nielsen had " any reason to doubt the January 2017 intelligence community assessment that said it was Vladimir Putin who meddled in the election to help President Trump win?" "I'm not aware of that", she sai...

'I am being arrested': Egyptian blogger blindfolded and dragged away in night 'I am being arrested': Egyptian blogger blindfolded and dragged away in night

Egyptian security officials say a prominent activist and blogger known for his anti-government stance has been detained, the latest in a new wave of arrests since elections earlier this year. Twitter faced criticism over the account's suspension...

Uber Shuts Down Autonomous Vehicle Program in Arizona Uber Shuts Down Autonomous Vehicle Program in Arizona

He said the autonomous car's cameras and radar system should have had enough time to pick up the pedestrian and react to the situation. Public trust in the future of self-driving vehicles has dropped following a flurry of autonomous auto crashes ...

China to cut auto import tariffs amid trade consensus with US China to cut auto import tariffs amid trade consensus with US

If there is more agricultural buying from China, it could benefit not only soybeans but other US agricultural commodities and be good news for Republicans as midterm elections approach. This read in part, "There was a consensus on taking effective ...

Pep Guardiola guidance could help Europe's Ryder Cup chances Pep Guardiola guidance could help Europe's Ryder Cup chances

But the writing is clearly on the wall. "We know they are going to field a very strong team and be very confident but I think we've proved ourselves over the last 20 years or so that we can compete at that team level in a Ryder Cup ". Fleetwood ha...

Apple launches privacy portal for user data ahead of GDPR Apple launches privacy portal for user data ahead of GDPR

USA Today took another approach. Since the checklist is licensed under a Creative Commons license and maintained on open source portal GitHub , you can feel free to tweak it for your own company's needs or even suggest revisions via a pull reque...

Iran's Supreme Leader Has Launched a Scathing Attack on the US Iran's Supreme Leader Has Launched a Scathing Attack on the US

Under the plan, Iran agreed to place limits on its nuclear development in exchange for the removal of many economic restrictions. Earlier in the day, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei set out conditions for Tehran to st...

PM Modi congratulates Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy PM Modi congratulates Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy

Those who attended the swearing-in were UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi , Congress president Rahul Gandhi, BSP's Mayawati, SP's Akhilesh Yadav, expelled JD (U)'s Sharad Yadav, CPI (M)'s Sitaram Yechury, NCP's Sharad Pawar and RJD's Tejashwi Yadav.

Teachers return to site of deadly Texas school shooting Teachers return to site of deadly Texas school shooting

Counseling for students and staff will also be available at Aldersgate united Methodist Church in Santa Fe through Monday from 10 a.m.to 7:00 p.m. The Santa Fe Highway 6 Ministerial Alliance says it will host "A Night of Hope and Healing" at 7 ...

Unai Emery named as new Arsenal head coach Unai Emery named as new Arsenal head coach

The former Valencia and Spartak Moscow boss has been handed the title of head coach, in a departure to Wenger's standing. The 46-year-old Spaniard became the Premier League club's first managerial hire in 22 years, following weeks of speculation ab...

Hawaii volcano lava reaches geothermal plant area Hawaii volcano lava reaches geothermal plant area

As new lava pushes toward the geothermal plant, state officials are readying evacuation plans. There also were plans to install metal plugs in the wells as an additional stopgap measure. Scientists say the older lava is likely from magma that Kilauea...

Du Plessis' unbeaten 67 anchors Chennai to IPL final Du Plessis' unbeaten 67 anchors Chennai to IPL final

After opting to field, CSK did well to restrict the table-toppers SRH to 139-7. The Protea skipper calmly guided Chennai home with an unbeaten-67 from just 42 balls, a knock that included five boundaries and four sixes. The Super Kings had beaten...

White House may address North Korea, latest on Russia probe White House may address North Korea, latest on Russia probe

Sessions and the lawmakers urged Inspector General Michael Horowitz to review whether Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department officials abused their surveillance powers by using information compiled by Christopher Steele , a former ...

Israel Says F-35s See First-Ever Combat With IDF Over Syria Israel Says F-35s See First-Ever Combat With IDF Over Syria

More than 20 countries were sending representatives, either the heads of their air forces or their deputies, including the United States, the United Kingdom, France, India, Vietnam, Poland, Romania, Canada, Finland, Brazil, Holland, Cyprus, the Czech...

Samsung Galaxy J8 unveiled: dual cameras and large battery on a budget Samsung Galaxy J8 unveiled: dual cameras and large battery on a budget

The J8 has a 6-inch HD+ display , while the J6 comes with a 5.6-inch HD+ display . The phone has a single camera on the back - 16 MP sensor and a f/1.7 aperture. You will be able to buy both the phones from Flipkart , Samsung's official E-Store,...

Commemorative Coin Struck for Trump-Kim Summit Commemorative Coin Struck for Trump-Kim Summit

China has been a key player in the Trump administration's " maximum pressure " strategy to put increasing economic and diplomatic sanctions on Pyongyang until it gets rid of its nuclear weapons program. The statements accuse South Korea of disre...

Overwatch has more than 40 million players Overwatch has more than 40 million players

Additionally it looks like Tracer is going to go fast in a new Epic "Lightning Tracer" skin. The most interesting tidbit, however, was revealed by Overwatch Godfather and Game Director, Jeff Kaplan, in the most recent Developer Update video , "The...

Mancini's Italy head coach appointment paves way for Balotelli return Mancini's Italy head coach appointment paves way for Balotelli return

The striker, 27, played under Mancini at Inter Milan and Manchester City but has not played for Italy since 2014. Experience, a willingness to work with young players and an ability to make sacrifices were essential qualities that the FIGC need...

ZTE Ceases Operations Due To US Ban, Despite Trump Pledge ZTE Ceases Operations Due To US Ban, Despite Trump Pledge

The move is a sharp reversal from just two weeks ago, when the views of advisers supporting punitive measures appeared ascendant. The Commerce Department in April found ZTE had violated a 2017 settlement created after the company violated sanctio...

Ariana Grande uses Nintendo Labo to recreate her new single Ariana Grande uses Nintendo Labo to recreate her new single

It isn't the first time Jimmy Fallon has been a champion for the Nintendo Switch, having previously had Nintendo Of America President Reggie Fils-Aime on the show for a demonstration. From fishing rods to motorcycles, you can experience games made ...

WhatsApp Groups Improved With New Features WhatsApp Groups Improved With New Features

Messaging service WhatsApp rolled out new group-chat features on Tuesday, including more controls for administrators as well as regular group members. Also called " group catch up ", the feature lets users find those messages in which they have bee...

Apple Has Over 50 Self-Driving Cars On Public Roads Now Apple Has Over 50 Self-Driving Cars On Public Roads Now

Apple has once again expanded its fleet of self-driving cars in California, according to MacReports . Apple's fleet is up from 27 cars in January. Apple lags only behind GM Cruise, which has 104 test vehicles on the road. The company's fleet is...

Is Facebook Doing Enough to Stop Bad Content? You Be the Judge Is Facebook Doing Enough to Stop Bad Content? You Be the Judge

The company said most of the increase was the result of improvements in detection technology. Facebook said users were more aggressively posting images of violence in places like war-torn Syria. This led to old as well as new content of this type b...

Rumour: Retro Studios Has Another Project In Development Alongside Star Fox Rumour: Retro Studios Has Another Project In Development Alongside Star Fox

Hello. Add your message here. This rumor originates, from a Reddit user DasVergeben , who writes;"What Retro Studios is working on is a spinoff based on an existing Nintendo IP that they haven't worked with before...." But if the latest rumours ...

YouTube will tell you when you're watching too much YouTube

Ideally you will get a decision 'within 15 minutes, ' but it can take up to 48 hours before your money comes back to you from Google . Lastly, if you have trouble sideloading the APK file, then enable the Unknown Sources option from the Settings ...

Minecraft Cross-Platform Play Between Nintendo Switch and Xbox Begins in June Minecraft Cross-Platform Play Between Nintendo Switch and Xbox Begins in June

Minecraft is one of the best selling games of all time sitting at more than 144 million units sold worldwide across all platforms, including the Switch . The launch of Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition past year was a big moment, and now it's ...

Leave.EU has been fined for breaking electoral rules Leave.EU has been fined for breaking electoral rules

Damian Collins, chair of the Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee, said it would question question the Electoral Commission on Leave.EU's activities next week, with Banks and campaign chief Andy Wigmore appearing next month. Leave.EU ...

How Google is automating life with new artficial intelligence How Google is automating life with new artficial intelligence

Meanwhile a new group of " suggested actions " for Google Photos make it easier than ever before to share content. You'll need developers to buildout these actions, but that's happening. It will now give you a quick overview of your day along w...

BioWare Promises Anthem Will Cater to All Types of Players BioWare Promises Anthem Will Cater to All Types of Players

From the sound of things, Anthem is a game that will probably have a lot of long-term appeal (like Destiny ) and will likely be supported by new content drops over time (again, like Destiny ). For Fiscal Year 2019, ending March 31, 2019, the publ...

We're 'pushing forward' with loot boxes despite regulation We're 'pushing forward' with loot boxes despite regulation

Somewhat humorously, Wilson adds that EA is "always thinking" about its fans in terms of "how to deliver these types of experiences in a transparent, fun, fair, and balanced way". The Dutch and Belgian gambling regulators carried out separate invest...

China's ZTE: Main Business Operations Have Ceased Due to US Ban China's ZTE: Main Business Operations Have Ceased Due to US Ban

That, joined with the existing ban on doing business with companies like Intel and Qualcomm, has threatened ZTE's future. ZTE is one of China's largest tech companies , and yet, it's ceased all "major operating activities", according to a new pub...

PUBG Savage Map Returns, With A New Name PUBG Savage Map Returns, With A New Name

The teaser is up for grabs to anyone who has a copy of the game on PC, and kicks off on Thursday, May 10 at 7.00pm PDT. That's not all, though, as they have finally chosen a name for their new project. Until now, the map has been saddled with the s...

Nintendo Switch Online Runs $20 Annually, Includes Cloud Saves, Online Gaming Nintendo Switch Online Runs $20 Annually, Includes Cloud Saves, Online Gaming

It's A Meme, Mario! Not all games will require NSO to play online - it seems that all Nintendo first and second party titles ( Splatoon 2 , ARMS , Mario Kart 8 Deluxe , etc.) will absolutely require it, but it may vary. Since the launch of th...

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