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by | April 26, 2017 | 08:50

Google is also releasing more details about its human "raters", a hand-picked group of 10,000 users who already give Google feedback on the hundreds of tests it runs to improve search results. The technology giant said it would allow people to complain about misleading, inaccurate or hateful content in its autocomplete function, which pops up to suggest searches based on the first few characters typed.

by | April 25, 2017 | 03:11

Jordan Libowitz of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington said the post "reads nearly like an ad for Mar-a-Lago". By visiting this "winter White House", Trump is belatedly fulfilling the dream of Mar-a-Lago's original owner and designer.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:57

He had 23 sacks the past two seasons. The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft takes place on April 27, providing an outpost in the barren wasteland of a football-free spring. He was also third among all safeties in the broad jump . "In this case, I'm giving Detroit the most talented back in this class, Mixon, in the second round".

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:52

For example, the proposed budget removed around US$7 billion from science programs and in January the Trump administration instituted a media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred staff from awarding any new contracts or grants.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:22

Stephens was accused of fatally shooting Robert Godwin Sr in Cleveland , Ohio as the 74-year-old grandfather was walking home from dinner on Easter Sunday. The incident highlights Facebook's awkward position when it comes to detecting, censoring and removing graphic content on its platform. Responding troopers spotted Stephens leaving the restaurant in Erie and went after him, bumping his vehicle to try to get it to stop, authorities said.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:20

A report on Eurogamer claims Nintendo is planning to give the SNES the Mini treatment for release this year. After the unbridled success of its Nintendo Classic Edition, Nintendo may unveil a follow up to it, this time focused around Super Nintendo .

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:17

The Interactive Advertising Bureau, an industry trade group of which Google is a member, has likened the cottage industry of ad-blocking companies to " highway robbery ", "terrorists", and " inner city crack dealers " on various occasions.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:49

In its World Economic Outlook , published on Tuesday, the Fund argued that growth in Greece this year will come to 2.2 percent against a forecast of 2.8 percent last October, but this will not put the sustainability of the country's debt at risk.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:26

Griffen, who served 12 years on the state appeals court, previously battled with the panel over remarks he made criticizing President George W. Bush and the war in Iraq. The other drugs involved have also prompted criticism. It's also appealing Griffen's order that the prison system not use a paralyzing drug until he could determine whether the state obtained it properly.

by | April 17, 2017 | 04:59

Both Syria and Russian Federation have denied that forces loyal to the Assad regime carried out the toxic gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun on 4 April. Until the chemical attack, the Trump administration had sought to step back from the US position that Assad should leave power. Mr Tillerson opened the tense three-hour meeting with Mr Lavrov by saying he aims to clear up the two nations' "sharp differences".

by | April 15, 2017 | 01:14

With the rest of the world, it is easy to estimate that Samsung sold millions of the S8, and it seem like that customers didn't lose the trust is the company after the Note 7 blow up fiasco. Remember that this sale of Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus handsets will be on sale up to April 28. The S8 is already real, but we don't have actual details on the next iPhone.

by | April 13, 2017 | 00:54

She urged Canada to use its turn as president of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations in 2018 to press for the education of girls and refugees. "You need to stand up. you need to believe in yourselves". " Malala , your story is an inspiration to us all", said Justin Trudeau, Canada's prime minister, during the ceremony, where he presented Yousafzai with a certificate of honorary citizenship and a Canadian flag.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:14

Two-thirds of Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef has been damaged by back-to-back severe bleaching events caused by record-breaking temperatures, scientists warned today, adding the reefs affected a year ago have zero prospect of recovery.

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:54

Saturday's doubles rubber could seal the deal for Australia , with John Peers and Sam Groth due to take on Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson. Kyrgios looked confident and untroubled throughout his encounter with Isner. "I've been playing great tennis". "I definitely feel like I've really put in an effort to try and do it consistently". But the USA soon clicked, firing back to win the second and third sets as Sock rediscovered his touch and his confidence.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:33

You'll need to setup your preferences with Amazon to enable local news. The same software update also upgrades previous generation Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices to the new, cinematic UI. There are a bunch of different apps available for the device including Netflix, BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, BBC News and BBC Sport, as well as Prime Video of course.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:20

Since the beginning of 2017, things haven't been going well for the Xbox brand, and this has a lot to do with the lack of quality video games. Microsoft announced Project Scropio at last year's E3, and is now expected to hold a 4K Briefing at E3 2017.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:07

The Korean conglomerate's flagship device also utilized existing high-end specs further cementing its place as one of the best smartphones today. In the Samsung calendar, the folding phone would land well after the launch of the Galaxy S8 (from April 21) but before the Galaxy Note 8 (expected this fall).

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:19

This will be especially helpful with group conversations, where replying to two, three or more users at a time could be especially hard with the character constraints. This means that Twitter users can now make use of all the 140 characters all the time. Twitter said that this change will allow users to "focus on what a discussion is about, and who is having it".

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:25

Pac-Man on their local streets just as long as theirs enough streets covering your area to play the game. There is a banner in the lower-third of the screen advertising the game, which you can drag up and tap to play Ms Pac-Man. Getting a head start on the fun, Google has placed Ms. Pac-Man on the Google Maps similar to what they did past year. We've seen this before, but it doesn't make it any less cool to see Ms.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:38

You might also notice the new camera icon next to the search bar on the app. Tap on it to try the new camera app Facebook's created, complete with effects, filters, masks, and more. Once the conversation on the photo or video ends, the content is no longer visible in Direct . With the roll out of Direct , Facebook has seemingly lifted all of Snapchat's major features, but is that enough? And just like Snapchat, these stories will be viewable for 24 hours.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:36

At present although the cost of a new airliner is about the same as a Falcon 9 rocket , a commercial airliner can be used for tens of thousands of flights over its lifetime, whereas a traditional space-faring rocket is used just the once. Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX CEO said that reusing boosters could give its customers a 30 percent discount on a Falcon 9 rocket launch, which now costs up to $62 million.

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:33

It seems like the upcoming game will not be getting any subtitle as seen on the posted still image. That particular leak pointed to a release date on September 8 , which would be nearly exactly three years after the launch of the first game.

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:03

The three investments are all part of a package that Ford is presenting to the state of MI today, seeking about $30 million in tax abatements and other savings over the next 15 years. Ford promised in the contract to invest $9 billion in US plants over a four-year period ending in 2019. "We've been working on this now for quite a number of months and I think we're starting to form some interesting points of view in terms of the direction that we might take".

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:45

In his think piece for the Russian news agency RIA Novosti , political analyst Vladimir Ardayev underscored that CNN didn't have any concrete proof to back up its so-called revelations that Russia and the Trump team had been engaged in "the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign".

by | March 25, 2017 | 00:42

Although Super Mario Run is another endless runner on mobile devices, its unique qualities include an upfront cost and no backend microtransactions. According to Nintendo, Super Mario Run has not met expectations in terms of revenues. There's also the problem of the game's requirement: an internet connection.

by | March 23, 2017 | 01:46

In August 2006, Pluto lost its status as the solar system's ninth planet when the International Astronomical Union ( IAU ) reclassified it as a "dwarf planet". In 2015, New Horizon mission launched a spacecraft which was first one to fly nearby and around to Pluto, passing within 8000 miles and had send the first close up pictures of the surface of Pluto.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:43

Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs Riyad al-Maliki also voiced deep regrets that Khalaf was forced to resign and expressed his "unequivocal objection" over the removal of the report. Nasrallah said in a speech broadcast over the weekend that the incident served as a reminder of the "truth of this organization, that it's weak ...

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:24

Hyundai Motor Co.is recalling nearly one million Hyundai Sonatas to fix a seat belt glitch in the USA after one minor injury was reported in September. In somewhat good news for Sonata owners, of the vehicles recalled, Hyundai estimates that only 1 percent will have the defect. Dealers will inspect the belts and make repairs if necessary.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:40

Boaty McBoatface , of course, was the moniker that emerged triumphant in an online poll meant to name the newest research ship in the U.K.'s Natural Environment Research Council fleet. Shifting winds off Antarctica may increase such turbulence, the university said, sucking in heat from shallower ocean layers and sending it toward the Equator to affect climate change.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:41

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has scrapped her Tuesday visit to the White House because of the snowstorm bearing down on Washington and the Eastern Seaboard. While Merkel is a firm believer in the European Union and globalisation, Trump cheers Britain's departure from the EU and scrapped the TPP free trade deal in his first days in office.