• Justice Department investigating Huawei for violating USA sanctions on Iran
Justice Department investigating Huawei for violating USA sanctions on Iran

U.S. authorities have subpoenaed Huawei seeking information related to possible export and sanctions violations, two sources said . Even before the export ban on ZTE , the US Congress barred the Pentagon from buying equipment from ZTE and Huawei Technologies.

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  • Rahul Gandhi launches nationwide 'Save the Constitution' campaign
Rahul Gandhi launches nationwide 'Save the Constitution' campaign

It created institutions. The people of the BJP and RSS will not be able to touch the Constitution, we will not let it happen. Rahul accused the BJP-led NDA government of hypocrisy over their policies towards the Dalits. Attacking Gandhi, he said the Congress president keeps asking what had been done in four years of the Modi government. On Mo...

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  • Google rolls out the new redesigned Gmail for everyone
Google rolls out the new redesigned Gmail for everyone

Until now, the permanence of email has been problem; once you've sent a message to someone, it's in their inbox forever unless they decide to delete it. The redesign will also see Gmail more integrated with other G Suite apps - like Calendar , Google Keep and later on, Docs and Sheets. Click the lock icon at the bottom of an email to turn ...

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  • London Marathon: Again, Weir Wins London Wheelchair Marathon
London Marathon: Again, Weir Wins London Wheelchair Marathon

In the women's race, it seemed like three-time victor Mary Keitany was headed for a huge win, but she seemed to be struggling in the final seven kilometers of the race with Cheruiyot taking advantage to burst to victory. It is the first time that the London Marathon has registered more than 40,000 finishers during the hottest race day on record, be...

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  • How We Recovered Mace, No Arrest Yet
How We Recovered Mace, No Arrest Yet

In this deluge of security personnel, the leadership of the National Assembly is yet to come to terms with the free access the " mace thieves" had when they struck on Wednesday, fuelling speculations of possible collusion. Hours later a top police officer handed the mace over to Omolori, Clerk of the National Assembly. The Committee eventually r...

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  • Mysterious regulatory filing hints at new iPhone SE 2 models
Mysterious regulatory filing hints at new iPhone SE 2 models

The current iPhone SE models come in A1662, A1723 GSM, A1723 CDMA and A1724 variants. The analyst also remained extremely confident that the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone would sell anywhere between 100 million and 120 million units between Q32018 and Q32019.

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  • Battlefield V developer is reportedly prototyping a battle royale mode
Battlefield V developer is reportedly prototyping a battle royale mode

Let's start with Call of Duty Black Ops 4 . That implies the mode features 100 different players slowly fighting it out in a shrinking play area until just one is left standing. Fortnite marches to its own drummer, though, so it's not a stretch at all to think that in some random matches at a specific time, comets will just descend and wipe Title...

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  • Twitter suffers outage as users around the world experience problems
Twitter suffers outage as users around the world experience problems

Several people on Twitter on Tuesday reported issues that made it nearly impossible to load profile or even refresh the timeline. The site claims it will have "things back to normal soon". A screenshot of an error message seen on Twitter's homepage, April 17, 2018 . According to crowd-sourced data from DownDetector , the issues are beli...

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  • NCSC: Chinese Telecoms Firm ZTE is National Security Risk
NCSC: Chinese Telecoms Firm ZTE is National Security Risk

The U.S. government said Chinese telecommunications-gear maker ZTE (ztcoy) violated the terms of a sanctions settlement and imposed a seven-year ban on purchases of crucial American technology needed to keep it competitive. The ban on supplying ZTE comes two months after two Republican senators introduced legislation to block the USA government f...

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  • US Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks
US Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks

Pence said he was "very hopeful" that Mexico, Canada and the USA were close to an agreement on the negotiated trade pact. Pence credited the strong leadership of President Trump and US allies for conducting what he says was a successful strike with no reported civilian casualties.

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  • PlayStation 5 Unlikely to Surface Until At Least 2019
PlayStation 5 Unlikely to Surface Until At Least 2019

The report goes on to say that, in the past, Sony has asked studios to keep these devkits in locked rooms and restrict access to only a small number of people. The PlayStation 5 release date is unlikely before 2020, so the PS4 owners do not have to worry about upgrading just yet. It's been almost five years since the PlayStation 4 and Xbox On...

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  • Apple ordered to pay $502.6 million in patent infringement case
Apple ordered to pay $502.6 million in patent infringement case

Over two years ago, VirnetX announced that it was seeking $532 million in damages from Apple over patent infringements relating to iMessage, FaceTime , and VPN technologies. Kendall Larsen, CEO of VirnetX, said the damages, which were based on sales of more than 400 million Apple devices, were "fair". "The Patent Trial and Appeal Board has s...

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  • Encounter between forces, terrorists in J&K's Kulgam, 1 jawan killed
Encounter between forces, terrorists in J&K's Kulgam, 1 jawan killed

Meanwhile, a civilian was also injured as mob pelted stones on security forces. The police official said that the gunbattle broke out between the militants and security forces in the early hours today. Four injured civilians have been referred to Srinagar for specialized treatment. Authorities have ordered the closure of all schools and college...

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  • Facebook admits secretly deleting Mark Zuckerberg's messages
Facebook admits secretly deleting Mark Zuckerberg's messages

Facebook now offers a Secret Conversation mode for its Messenger app, which gives users the ability to set set a timer for messages to self-destruct and disappear from a conversation; however, those engaging within the exchange will be notified when their thread will expire.

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  • Park Geun-hye, Former South Korean President, Jailed for 24 Years
Park Geun-hye, Former South Korean President, Jailed for 24 Years

The fall 2016 revelations that her close confidant, Choi, who had no official government position, was editing national policy documents and making behind-the-scenes decisions for the president led to street protests in which hundreds of thousands of Koreans called for Park's resignation.

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  • Amazon Echo Speakers Can Now Double As Intercom Systems With Alexa Announcements
Amazon Echo Speakers Can Now Double As Intercom Systems With Alexa Announcements

You can also start the message with "Alexa, tell everyone..." or "Alexa, broadcast..." for the same result. After you say the word " announce " every word that follows will be broadcast with your own voice rather than Alexa's. The intercom skill is now rolling out for Alexa-enabled speakers in the U.S. and Canada. There are times when you don't...

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  • Nokia 8 Sirocco FAQ, pros, cons, user queries and answers
Nokia 8 Sirocco FAQ, pros, cons, user queries and answers

Here, users will be able to purchase Nokia smartphones including the ones launched on Tuesday. Let's tell you what specific features are given in the Nokia 8 Sirocco. Under the hood, the phone gets powered by Snapdragon 630 processor , up from last year's Snapdragon 400 chipset. There are some launch offers as well such as cashback of Rs 2...

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  • Have you tried the Condom challenge yet? Teens snorting poses health dangers
Have you tried the Condom challenge yet? Teens snorting poses health dangers

The years-old unsafe dare has resurfaced in recent days as the latest perverse, potentially life-threatening internet challenge . "Because these days our teens are doing everything for likes, views and subscribers , " Enriquez added. Other than nasal sprays, "anything else that goes up your nose can damage the sensitive inner lining of your n...

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  • Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again
Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again

Google had submitted a proposal on Street View for the government's permission in July 2015, which allows users to explore places around the world through 360-degree panoramic street-level imagery and view public areas. Officials said the objections stemmed from the fact that the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai had involved photographic reconnais...

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  • Cambridge Analytica 'privatised colonising operation' not a 'legitimate business', says whistleblower
Cambridge Analytica 'privatised colonising operation' not a 'legitimate business', says whistleblower

In an interview to journalist Carole Cadwalladr, the 28-year-old former employee of CA Chris Wylie revealed that the company acquired data in 2014 via an app named thisisyourdigitallife, which was built by Aleksandr Kogan, an academic at Cambridge University.

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  • All-New 2019 Toyota RAV4 & RAV4 Hybrid - Pictures, Specs, Details
All-New 2019 Toyota RAV4 & RAV4 Hybrid - Pictures, Specs, Details

Overall, the all-new RAV4 has styling that is closer to a more rugged SUV than a crossover, a segment which the RAV4 itself created. Toyota named Zack Hicks to head its new Digital Transformation and Mobility unit, which will oversee shared mobility, connectivity services, over-the-air upgrades and future business opportunities.

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  • Police Officers Won't Be Charged in Death of Alton Sterling
Police Officers Won't Be Charged in Death of Alton Sterling

But while declining to pursue charges in Sterling's death, federal authorities provided Sterling's family with new details about his death. They encountered the father of five outside the mart selling bootleg CDs like he always did locals said.

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  • Samsung Note 9 May Not Get On-Screen Finger Print Sensor
Samsung Note 9 May Not Get On-Screen Finger Print Sensor

Industry watchers said they highly expect that the ninth edition of Samsung's premium Note series will have an in-display fingerprint sensor in order to differentiate it from phones unveiled by Chinese rivals such as Vivo and others that will be launched by Huawei soon.

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  • Dropbox Set to Go with IPO
Dropbox Set to Go with IPO

The bump comes on another weak day for the overall stock market, as well, after someone forgot to take President Trump's iPhone away from him and he suggested on Twitter that he might veto the omnibus spending bill now awaiting his signature to avoid a government shutdown.

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  • Cambridge Analytica raided as privacy catastrophe unfurls
Cambridge Analytica raided as privacy catastrophe unfurls

Around 20 offices of the firm were searched after a High Court judge granted the search warrant. Brittany Kaiser, a business development director at the company from 2014 until earlier this year, said in an interview that Cambridge Analytica was carrying out data crunching and analysis work for Leave.EU, while publicly denying it was doing so.

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