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'Trump Jr. didn't have protection during Russian lawyer meeting'


Some of the states that were reportedly hacked during the election have not been briefed, he said . Those who broadcast their rejection of Trump's defense ran the gamut from political insiders and elected officials to concerned citizens and even celebrities with millions of social media followers. Read More »

Atari Shows Off Renders Of The Upcoming Ataribox


New Ataribox features two design, one featuring wood or glass at the front with two color schemes, black and red. Aside from the look of the thing Atari haven't made any other announcements about what exactly they're making. That said, it does appear as though the console will play more than just games from Atari's own extensive library of classic games. "As you can guess, those ports suggest modern internal specs ", Atari added. Read More »

Israel rejects US-brokered ceasefire in Syria


Mr Macron attacked "anti-Zionism" as "the reinvented form of antisemitism" at a ceremony to remember the rounding up in July 1942 of 13,152 Jewish adults and children who were taken to the Velodrome d'Hiver, a cycle track in Paris . Numerous insurgents are going to the hospitals in Israel. Israel has also conducted several air strikes elsewhere in Syria since the civil war there erupted in 2011. Read More »

Insurers call Senate health care provision 'unworkable'


Ted Cruz, R-Texas, to free insurers from the tight regulations under Obamacare. If Republicans hold all remaining member votes, Vice President Mike Pence would need to cast the tie-breaking vote for final passage. What is Cruz's amendment and how might insurance markets be affected? And, millions of average Americans, like my friend Roland, will be able to afford catastrophic coverage that they will likely not use, but will provide peace-of-mind should tragedy strike. Read More »

HMD Global launches 2 Nokia feature phones starting at $14.50


It is to cater to such users that HMD Global , the home of Nokia phones, has announced a new, refreshed third generation Nokia 105 . Over the last few months, we have come across various leaked benchmark listings as well as rumors that revealed a few key details regarding the Nokia 9 , expected to be HMD Global's flagship Nokia-branded smartphone for 2017. Read More »

China trading more with North Korea but buying less coal


That scenario is not out of the question, he further explains , pointing out that Japanese leaders are, at the moment, debating a stronger military defense to counter North Korea's threat. The unknown whereabouts fuelled speculation she had fallen out of favour with Kim and members of his family including his sister Jim Yo-jang who is seen to be responsible for building up her brother's cult of personality . Read More »

Has Samsung just revealed its next flagship smartphone?

It must be noted that Samsung skipped the SM-G94XX series owing to some superstitious beliefs surrounding the number 4, akin to what OnePlus did with the naming convention of OnePlus 5 smartphone after skipping OnePlus 4 moniker from the line-up. Read More »

Jaguar E-Pace sets new barrel roll record


Under the bonnet the E-PACE is available with five 2.0-litre four-cylinder "Ingenium" petrol and diesels that have all been developed by Jaguar Land Rover . The E-Pace will also be manufactured at Chery Jaguar Land Rover's state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Changshu. Measuring in at 4395mm long, 1649mm tall and 1984mm wide, the E-PACE is just 7mm longer, 41mm taller than the Audi Q3 but a considerable 153mm wider. Read More »

Aircel Joins Race In Offering Data Pack Deals To Compete With Jio

Amid fears of theft of sensitive data by an unknown person, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd . had informed the police, which in turn alerted the Maharashtra Cyber Crime Investigation Cell earlier this week. This has been raised to Rs 399 for 84 days for Prime members. After the whole data is used up, the speed will reduce to 128kbps. The company is estimating that over 10 lakh handsets of Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone will be sold off in its first phase of the launch. Read More »

Including phone numbers and PINs - exposed by vendor


The data was downloadable by anyone with the easy-to-guess web address. The data repository "was totally publicly accessible, anyone entering a URL in a browser would have been able to access it", said Dan O'Sullivan, cyber-resilience analyst with UpGuard , the Mountain View, Calif. Read More »

GeekWire: Prime Day was Amazon's 'biggest shopping event' ever


It comes equipped with Amazon's Alexa voice system. But handing over this data -you, for example, asking Alexa you want to know what she thinks about dogs - sets up a different kind of relationship with its consumers. Amazon is holding its third-annual Prime Day today, and you still have a few hours until the deals are over. New estimates show that Americans are subscribing to Amazon Prime on a pace faster than those paying for television. Read More »

Amazon shares back above $1000 as Wall Street cheers Prime Day sales


Amazon is expected to pull in $1 billion, according to JPMorgan . "We're absolutely thrilled - our daily sales increased by over 500 times on Prime Day ", said Victor Chang of Furbo Dog Camera . Just a few hours into the sale, Amazon was claiming that "millions" of shoppers were purchasing at "record levels". The record additions to Prime bodes well for the company's future. Read More »

Players work to focus on golf at US Women's Open


A local protest is expected to be staged off the Trump National Golf Club grounds at some point during the tournament. World No. 1 ranked So Yeon Ryu of South Korea is the only player on the tour to a couple of times in the 18 events played. Read More »

A Cup of Coffee A Day Keeps the Doctor Away


For those drinking 3 cups a day, the risk reduction rose to 18 percent. The liver was an organ that fared especially well among the coffee drinkers. The second study was more unconventional, as it zeroed-in on non-white populations. Study outcomes included total and cause-specific mortality between 1993 and 2012. Read More »

Shoppers Await Big Deals on Amazon Prime Day


That's where we come in . "Every part of our business is working to deliver more deals for a record number of shoppers". For example, if you already own an Echo , you cart start shopping even earlier, via your Echo (" Alexa , what are your Prime Day deals? " is the command), at 7 p.m. Read More »

Massive rally as protest march reaches Istanbul


It said eight of the 72 were from Bogazici, including well-known academic Koray Caliskan, who worked in the past as a voluntary adviser to Mr Kilicdaroglu, CHP lawmaker Oguz Kaan Salici said on Twitter. Kilicdaroglu's participation in the protest also led the Government to accuse him of supporting terrorist groups. Therefore, the " justice march " is an important sign that major opposition is open to demonstrating against Erdogan's authoritarianism. Read More »

Lalu rail scam: Why JD-U silent, what's Nitish Kumar's next move?


The probe agency had simultaneously conducted raids at 20 more places of Lalu and his family in Patna , Ranchi , Puri, Gurgaon and New Delhi . The CBI's complaint also includes the name of Lalu Yadav's wife and former Chief Minister of Bihar , Rabri Devi and their son Tejashwi Yadav . Read More »

Hand Wringing Moment For Trump

Perhaps will it simply ensure that no camera is present at the time of his meeting with the Russian president, Vladimir Putin . Result: Donald Trump is planted on the stage, hand in the void, visibly upset. " The West was saved with the blood of patriots", he said, and "each generation must rise up and play their part in its defense". His handshakes with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Japanese Prime Shinzo Abe were also the subject of thorough analyses on the ... Read More »

Florida Firefighters Sent To Western States To Help Battle Wildfires


That was also because of wildfires . So far in 2017, there have been nearly 60,000 fires through the month of May, leaving more than 2.7 million acres charred. That's unsustainable, says John Freemuth with the Andrus Center for Public Policy and Boise State University. "The fire activity is so unpredictable, we need to move people out of any potential path it has, and that's a very logical path for it to take", said Richmond. Read More »

Samsung India launches 'Galaxy On Max' at Rs 16900


Hence, Samsung On Max looks like a smartphone which has a high-performance camera and quick sharing and payment features. Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates! Samsung , the most popular smartphone brand in India has recently launched Galaxy On Max as its new contender for the mid-range segment. Read More »

Clippers trade All-Star guard Chris Paul to Rockets


According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, Houston is trying to add a third star with Paul and James Harden . Of course, Paul isn't the only one on the outs. The Rockets got a complete point guard, while the Clippers got plenty of players to build on. With Paul gone, Los Angeles has reached the proverbial fork in the road. Read More »

'World's biggest' 129MWh Tesla battery approved for SA wind farm


Speaking with Sky News Business, Editor of Chris Duckett says Elon Musk would have to know the world is watching him right now. "This fund will turbo-charge venture capital attraction to South Australia , providing a strong incentive for investors to look at opportunities in our state". Read More »