• Senator Al Franken announces resignation: Celebs, politicians react
Senator Al Franken announces resignation: Celebs, politicians react

Cupp concluded that in the event of Moore's election to the senate, it would be interesting to see how many senators condemn him for his alleged sexual abuses like they did to Franken . While I do not celebrate Senator Franken's resignation , we can not tolerate hypocrisy. "I was shocked. I was upset". Franken returns to work and says he ...

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  • Hudson, Foxx urge concealed-carry passage
Hudson, Foxx urge concealed-carry passage

The passage of the bill is a startling development after recent mass shootings that have rocked the nation and sparked calls for tightening, rather than loosening, gun regulations. "Period", said Paredes, who added his organization would not support the Senate bill in its current form. The legislation would allow law-abiding Americans who are...

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  • Scientists have discovered an awesome black hole
Scientists have discovered an awesome black hole

It's a truly gargantuan black hole , some 800 million times the mass of our sun. In an email to MACH, she said she and the others have argued that, rather than being only about 100 to 1,000 times as massive as the sun, some black hole seeds must have been 10,000 to 100,000 times more massive.

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  • Facebook Messenger Is Down Globally and Everyone Is Freaking Out
Facebook Messenger Is Down Globally and Everyone Is Freaking Out

The versions for Android and Amazon's tablets are all set to come out eventually. Jenny Radesky, a paediatrics professor at the University of MI, told the Wall Street Journal: "In my research, clinical work and friendships, I've never heard parents say that they want their child using social media earlier".

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  • Amazon Prime Launches In Singapore, Subscription Starts From $2.99/Month
Amazon Prime Launches In Singapore, Subscription Starts From $2.99/Month

The online retailer will offer Amazon Handmade products through its two-hour delivery service Prime Now, which normally carries household convenience items found in drugstores. Amazon .com will offer last-minute delivery of pottery, necklaces, candles and other handmade products ordered as late as Christmas Eve in nine US cities, including Seattl...

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  • Supermoon to light up the sky this weekend
Supermoon to light up the sky this weekend

Tomorrow will mark the closest the moon will orbit to the earth all year round and will appear bigger and brighter than usual. If the moon is a full moon and also if it is at perigee, it will be bigger and brighter and if the full moon is at apogee, it will be smaller and less bright than usual.

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  • Victoria's Secret is accused of racism yet again
Victoria's Secret is accused of racism yet again

The models were seen singing along to " Bodak Yellow " by rapper Cardi B . The bit that provoked the public outrage was one verse of the song, "I don't wanna choose and I'm quick to cut a ni**er off", or rather the fact that the models uttered aloud the racial slur it contains.

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  • Microsoft Edge Browser for Android, iOS Allows Quick Switch to PCs
Microsoft Edge Browser for Android, iOS Allows Quick Switch to PCs

But its key feature, perhaps, is Continue on PC, which lets you open the web page you're looking at on your phone right on your PC, or save it to work on later. This feature enables users to continue their browsing in PC from where they left in their phone. Microsoft is planning to support tab syncing and the iPad at some point in the future, but...

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  • Robust holiday sales season kicks off over Thanksgiving
Robust holiday sales season kicks off over Thanksgiving

With the long weekend - including Cyber Monday - now in the rearview mirror, retailers are looking to apply lessons to the four weeks remaining in the holiday season. Firearms merchants dangled Cyber Monday deals on guns and accessories, with discounts on ammunition from Cabela's, scopes from Dick's Sporting Goods and, from Bass Pro Shops, an...

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  • Apple Mac Software Has Login Flaw That Puts Data at Risk
Apple Mac Software Has Login Flaw That Puts Data at Risk

Indeed, we tested this out on a Mac running 10.13.2 High Sierra - although it should work on the current 10.13.1 build - and it works quite easily. Root is a "superuser" account with read and write privileges over the entire system, including other user accounts.

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  • European Union condemns Russian 'foreign agent' media law as 'threat'
European Union condemns Russian 'foreign agent' media law as 'threat'

Voice of America and the Russia-based outlets run by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, all of which are funded by the USA government, will likely be the first US organizations to face the designation, as Russian lawmakers had already been threatening to do following the RT news.

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  • Get the Best Nintendo Deals this Black Friday
Get the Best Nintendo Deals this Black Friday

At GameStop, if you buy two used games you will get one used game for free. You love your Nintendo Switch. We have seen how game developers enjoyed huge profits on Black Friday in the past hence we are confident that things won't be any different for the sale season taking place later this week.

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  • Vijay Rupani says to block Padmavati release in Gujarat
Vijay Rupani says to block Padmavati release in Gujarat

The movie was set to be released during the first week of December. "Following massive protests, Viacom18 Motion Pictures, the studio behind Padmavati , on November 19, announced in a statement that they were voluntarily deferring the release of the film out of "respect and regard for the law of the land" including the Central Board of Film Ce...

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  • Uber hacked and paid up $100000 for concealed data
Uber hacked and paid up $100000 for concealed data

You read that right, Uber got hacked and your personal information with it. The stolen information included the names, email addresses and mobile numbers of Uber customers globally. It mentions that Uber will offer drivers free credit monitoring and identity theft protection, but doesn't extend this to users of the service. Khosrowshah...

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  • Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Content Announced, Teases Co-Operative Zombies Mode
Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Content Announced, Teases Co-Operative Zombies Mode

Rainbow Six Siege White Noise is being deployed to the Technical Test Server today, with second year pass owners getting to play it a week plater. Little is known beyond its co-op nature, with the tease suggesting a potential new threat for players to deal with beyond the standard versus or AI terrorists along with special cosmetic items to collec...

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  • Apple delays HomePod release until 2018
Apple delays HomePod release until 2018

The company is already behind rivals like Amazon, which pioneered the market for speakers that can be controlled with voice commands and artificial intelligence with the release of the original Echo in 2015. The HomePod looks like an oversized toilet paper roll covered in mesh fabric. By the end of the year, Google says it is expected to release ...

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  • Dogs drastically lowers risk of premature death, especially in people living alone
Dogs drastically lowers risk of premature death, especially in people living alone

The biggest beneficiaries are single people. "The results showed that single dog owners had a 33 per cent reduction in risk of death and 11 per cent reduction in risk of cardiovascular disease during follow-up compared to single non-owners".

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  • Tesla unveils its electric Semi truck at last
Tesla unveils its electric Semi truck at last

The Roadster has three motors (one in the front; two in the rear) and is capable of going 0-60mph in a stunning 1.9 seconds, with a top speed of over 250mph (402kph) and 620 mile range (998km or over 1000km as Musk puts it) at highway speeds.

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  • SpaceX warns of sonic boom after next launch in Florida
SpaceX warns of sonic boom after next launch in Florida

But, as the launch site's website puts it, " No other information is available about this mission ". The 45th Space Wing's tweet does not necessarily mean that Zuma is an Air Force payload. If all goes according to plan, Zuma will now lift off atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket Friday from Launch Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center (K...

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  • Hackers say a mask fooled Face ID on iPhone X
Hackers say a mask fooled Face ID on iPhone X

Face ID allows a user to unlock their iPhone X , make purchases from various Apple digital stores and authenticate Apple Pay transactions to pay using stored payment card data. The fact that someone would need to be in the same room with you means this Face ID hack isn't much of a threat to most people. Face ID is even attention-aware.

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  • Apple May Be Dropping Three New IPhones Next Year
Apple May Be Dropping Three New IPhones Next Year

Would it be wise for Apple to release a handset with 6.5-inch edge-to-edge display? These two handsets will be flanked by a next-generation iPhone X, he said, featuring the same 5.8-inch edge-to-edge OLED display as the recently released model.

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  • Chinese Media giant acquires social video app Musical.ly
Chinese Media giant acquires social video app Musical.ly

The acquisition represents the biggest venture overseas thus far for a Chinese start-up valued at US$20 billion that has already spawned one of the world's largest news services. Bloomberg has informed it also appears to make interactive content for a younger audience. Hearst's "Seventeen" magazine has said it'll devise a slate of shows focused on...

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  • Facebook wants you to send them your nude picture. But why?
Facebook wants you to send them your nude picture. But why?

If a user thinks she might be a potential revenge porn target, she contacts e-Safety, which then instructs the user to upload any suggestive photos and/or videos she thinks might be used against her into Facebook Messenger . Now, Facebook is clarifying how the system works via a blog post from Antigone Davis , the company's global head of s...

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  • Xbox One X Launches Worldwide This Week
Xbox One X Launches Worldwide This Week

As a reminder, you'll have update your Xbox One games to enjoy all the graphical enhancements available for the new console, and you'll see that downloading 4K assets for games such as Halo 5: Guardians and Gears of War 4 (both are approximately 100GB downloads without the 4K updates) will quickly fill the internal 1TB hard drive of your new ...

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  • Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science
Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science

Morton and her team recently began research on sheep that have been genetically modified to carry the mutation for Huntington's disease . As with some other animals such as dogs and monkeys, sheep are social animals and can recognise other sheep as well as familiar humans .

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  • Broadcom reportedly mulling $100B takeover of Qualcomm
Broadcom reportedly mulling $100B takeover of Qualcomm

As for Broadcom , its CEO Hock Tan has a huge appetite when it comes to acquisitions and states that he is interested in more deals, which could be halted thanks to the intervention of US regulators since Qualcomm is a USA -based technology company.

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  • Blizzard Announces New Healer and Map for Overwatch, Premier Next Animated Short
Blizzard Announces New Healer and Map for Overwatch, Premier Next Animated Short

Able to alter DNA at a cellular level, it looked like one of the best steps to stamping out diseases and disorders that had ever been researched, but her peers weren't happy with the findings. Her ultimate appears to be a big beam that heals teammates and damages enemies. Much like Reaper, however, she also has her Fade ability, which allows he...

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  • Is Apple About To Ditch Qualcomm Chips?
Is Apple About To Ditch Qualcomm Chips?

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf suggested that the company would likely settle with Apple out of court and it could be a situation "where a solution just appears". In another instance, Qualcomm alleged that an Apple engineer working on a competing chip asked an Apple engineer working with Qualcomm to get technical information from Qualcomm .

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  • The ugly reality about buying an iPhone X today
The ugly reality about buying an iPhone X today

He cited early reports of lines forming outside its stores ahead of the launch. "I think you would find you could buy an iPhone X for $33 a month", he said. Analysts interviewed by AFP see signs of strong demand for iPhone X, perhaps fueled by the company's famously devoted fans who have shunned freshly released iPhone 8 models to wait for the 10...

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  • Too Cute to Resist: Sony's New Robot Puppy Carries Big AI Ambition
Too Cute to Resist: Sony's New Robot Puppy Carries Big AI Ambition

These eyes are small screens that can give the robotic dog diverse and nuanced expressions, in addition to a rounded silhouette and a mouth that tilts up in a smile. Two fish-eye cameras with room mapping capabilities also feature, along with a suite of sensors (including motion, light, pressure and distance), a built-in speaker for yappy sounds an...

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