• Minnesota students walk out of class, call for gun control
Minnesota students walk out of class, call for gun control

April 20th was the day chosen because it marked the 19th anniversary of the shooting at Columbine High School . Outside of the White House, students rallied for gun control and planned a march to the U.S. The walkout began with a moment of silence for the victims of school gun violence at Columbine, but didn't take long for things to get loud. ...

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  • Still no talks over trade dispute between China, US: MOC
Still no talks over trade dispute between China, US: MOC

The consultations, however, don't fall under the World Trade Organisation's (WTO's) dispute settlement system. Mexico and Canada - U.S. trading partners under the NAFTA agreement - are among countries that have won temporary exemptions to the otherwise blanket tariffs on U.S.

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  • Pacquiao Confirms Matthysse Fight Won't Be Last
Pacquiao Confirms Matthysse Fight Won't Be Last

Former world champion Manny Pacquiao says his fight with Lucas Matthysse will not be his last, and he wants to prove his career "is not yet over". And the Filipino fighter is already thinking about his boxing legacy. "If we can't be successful here and have a good showing, how can we convince Lomachenko to fight us?" "I am not going to give it up...

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  • BMW X3 launched at Rs 49.99 lakh
BMW X3 launched at Rs 49.99 lakh

Like the rest of the BMW X family, the X3 is rooted in its 50:50 weight distribution and xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive system interlinked with the Dynamic Stability Control system, which means the power split between four wheels can be constantly varied to produce the handling characteristics, there's also Hill Descent Control that helps the a...

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  • Valve loses appeal against $3 million fine
Valve loses appeal against $3 million fine

The ACCC first commenced legal action against Valve in August 2014 over allegations of misleading or deceptive conduct , specifically concerning the right-to-a-refund for Australian users of the company's Steam digital distribution platform.

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  • Hubble marks 28 years with shot of wild stellar nursery
Hubble marks 28 years with shot of wild stellar nursery

The image of impressive beauty of the nebula. Even though it is about 4,000 light-years away from Earth, it is about 3 times larger in the sky than the full Moon. The name of the nebula comes from a "broad, lagoon-shaped dust lane" that goes across the nebula that can be viewed in wider shots of the nebula. Like many stellar nurseries, the Lago...

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  • Porsche 911 GT3 RS crushes own 'Ring lap time
Porsche 911 GT3 RS crushes own 'Ring lap time

Porsche works race driver Kévin Estre set the sub-seven lap around the Nürburgring Nordschleife's 20.6km length. The GT3 RS is one of only three production sports cars from Porsche to lap the 'Ring in under seven minutes. "In this regard there is no harder test for our ideas than the Nordschleife", stated Porsche's VP of motorsport and GT ...

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  • New iPhone SE Coming in May With A10 Fusion, No Headphone Jack
New iPhone SE Coming in May With A10 Fusion, No Headphone Jack

Notably, the iPhone maker sometimes uses different model numbers for the same type of iPhone. Apple's filing with the EEC doesn't mention any specific model names, just numbers, but the EEC gave the green light for several iPhones to hit the market.

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  • Tim Cook Says Users Don't Want iOS, macOS Merger Yet
Tim Cook Says Users Don't Want iOS, macOS Merger Yet

Cook added that, while Apple itself may be able to squeeze more overall efficiency out of that platform merge, "that's not what it's about". But that's not what it's about. It already has years of experience engineering ARM chips for iOS devices, and there are serious roadblocks to moving forward with an x86-64 architecture instead, barring an un...

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  • Alexa and Google Assistant both are now available on LG appliances
Alexa and Google Assistant both are now available on LG appliances

The all-new Echo Spot will be available to customers on 26 April, 2018 and is available for pre-order beginning today at amazon.com.au/echospot for $199. You can also say, "Alexa, tell everyone..." to make an announcement and the last part of the sentence, after the word "everyone" will be played in your voice.

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  • Motorola announces its latest flagships; the G6 and E5
Motorola announces its latest flagships; the G6 and E5

Out of the three smartphones, the Moto G6 Plus is the costliest of the lot with a price tag of $369 which is approximately Rs 24,350 in India. The series will come out with Moto E5 Play and Moto E5 Plus , plus a Moto E5 standard model, which will not be available for the USA market.

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  • Nokia 8 Sirocco and 7 Plus - South African cash prices
Nokia 8 Sirocco and 7 Plus - South African cash prices

Within a couple of weeks, HMD Global started rolling out the April security patch for the Nokia 1 , and the recently launched Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6 (2018 ) smartphones. This phone also runs on Android Oreo 8.1 out of the box and is eligible to receive monthly security patches and updates which will keep the phone up to date and secure.

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  • Nubia Launched Red Magic Gaming Smartphone with Air-Cooling
Nubia Launched Red Magic Gaming Smartphone with Air-Cooling

The display is covered with a 2.5D curved NEG T2X-1 screen and has a total resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The Red Magic smartphone is completely constructed out of aluminium and Nubia says that it kept gamers in mind while designing it because usually, gamers keep on playing for extended sessions, which will be a treat for gamers with the Red...

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  • Google will replace the standard Messaging app in Android
Google will replace the standard Messaging app in Android

Google has reportedly suspended development activity with respect to its "Allo" messaging platform and diverted all resources for the development and implementation of "Chat". The company has put Anil Sabharwal of Google Photos fame in the hot seat for Chat. Google's foray into messaging space hasn't been really great over the years.

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  • This election about Hindus vs Muslims: BJP MLA
This election about Hindus vs Muslims: BJP MLA

A video of the same was widely reported on media earlier in the day. After a complaint from an Election Commission official, police filed a case against Patil under Sections 153A (promoting enmity between two groups) and 295A (deliberate and malicious acts meant to outrage religious feelings) of the Indian Penal Code and Section 125 (promoting en...

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  • InFocus Vision 3 Pro launched in India: Price, specs and more
InFocus Vision 3 Pro launched in India: Price, specs and more

The smartphone comes equipped with full screen, dual lens camera, split screen mode and FaceID unlock feature. Launch of the InFocus Vision 3 Pro comes months after the InFocus Vision 3 was announced in the country at a price point of Rs.

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  • The Netherlands has declared some loot boxes as gambling
The Netherlands has declared some loot boxes as gambling

The biggest reason for that decision was that the four games allowed for the sale or trade of items via external websites, therefore giving the items a market value. It wants them to remove the addiction-sensitive elements ("almost winning" effects, visual effects, the ability to open multiple loot boxes quickly, etc.) and implement measures to p...

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  • Konami loses Champions League rights
Konami loses Champions League rights

The 10-year agreement for its Pro Evolution Soccer series (known as Winning Eleven in Japan) will end after next month's final in Ukraine, according to a statement on UEFA's website . FIFA has always had a huge advantage over PES by obtaining exclusive licensing rights to numerous world's most prestigious football leagues like the English...

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  • FKF President Nick Mwendwa backs Morocco bid to host 2026 World Cup
FKF President Nick Mwendwa backs Morocco bid to host 2026 World Cup

On March 17, Morocco presented in Casablanca the outline of its "bid book", its candidature for organising the World Cup tournament in 2026. South African soccer leader Danny Jordaan has promised Morocco "unqualified support" to host the 2026 World Cup in a contest against a combined North American bid.

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  • Jaguar XE 300 Sport arrives with 296hp from 2.0 Turbo
Jaguar XE 300 Sport arrives with 296hp from 2.0 Turbo

The special-edition model is powered by the most potent version of Jaguar's four-cylinder petrol engine, the 2.0-litre Ingenium, producing 295lb ft of torque. There are also some changes in the interior which is evident when someone steps into the auto. Inside, the XE 300 Sport has contrasting yellow stitching on the steering wheel, seats and doo...

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  • Apple celebrates Earth Day by debuting Daisy, the recycling robot
Apple celebrates Earth Day by debuting Daisy, the recycling robot

The donations are part of Apple's GiveBack program, which enables users of older devices to return them for recycling or, if they're newer, Apple Store credit. Apple of course has shown an arguably unrivaled commitment towards reducing its carbon footprint relative to other tech heavyweights. Apple has always been a forerunner in conservation p...

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  • Facebook puts 1.5bn users on a boat from Ireland to California
Facebook puts 1.5bn users on a boat from Ireland to California

Earlier this week, Facebook outlined new privacy settings to bring it in line with the GDPR , insisting that the new law "was an opportunity to invest even more heavily in privacy" and that it was going to go "beyond our obligations to build new and improved privacy experiences for everyone on Facebook".

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  • Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Boosts Position in Tesla, Inc. (TSLA)
Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Boosts Position in Tesla, Inc. (TSLA)

Menear Craig A sold $20.89 million worth of stock or 113,687 shares. About 260,521 shares traded. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 21.62% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. Hanson & Doremus Investment Mgmt accumulated 61,488 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui reported 0.16% stake. "Buy" rating has 6, "Sell" are 8, while 7 are "Hold".

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  • Ford releases fuel economy figures for new F-150 diesel
Ford releases fuel economy figures for new F-150 diesel

And just like your old Schwinn bike, the diesel F-150 uses a 10-speed automatic to ensure the engine is always at the ideal rpm. The 2018 F-150 Power Stroke Diesel is powered by a 3.0L diesel engine with 250 horsepower and 440 lb. The Ram with four-wheel drive and the diesel is rated at 19/27/22 mpg. While in the past consumers have had to resor...

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  • Guide: God of War - All Kratos' Stats and What They Mean
Guide: God of War - All Kratos' Stats and What They Mean

It's been almost the entire lifespan of the PlayStation 4 console since Kratos has seen new adventure but the wait has been absolutely worth it. Santa Monica Studio's journey is still far from over, but they've once again shown why Kratos is one of gaming's greatest anti-heroes.

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