Monthly Archive: August 2018

The Latest: Compound defendants to be released pending trial 0

The Latest: Compound defendants to be released pending trial

TAOS, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on 11 children found living in a filthy, makeshift compound in New Mexico (all times local): 6:30 p.m. A state judge has denied a request by prosecutors to...

Google is tracking your every move even when you tell it to stop – here’s how to fix it 0

Google is tracking your every move even when you tell it to stop – here’s how to fix it

If you’re using an Android phone or have Google apps installed on your iPhone, the search giant is almost certainly tracking your location constantly – even if you’ve turned that setting off, reports the...

Analyst: Renewable energy will be ‘effectively free’ by 2030 0

Analyst: Renewable energy will be ‘effectively free’ by 2030

Analysts at Swiss investment bank UBS believe that by 2030, we could all be living without much of a carbon footprint — at least at home. The analysts believe that the cost of renewable...

Markets rattled as Turkish lira dives 0

Markets rattled as Turkish lira dives

New York (AFP) – Turkey’s troubled lira tumbled Monday to fresh record lows against the euro and dollar, piling pressure on stock markets on fears the country’s crisis could spill over into the world...

Manafort trial: Prosecution rests case against former Trump campaign chairman as defence asks Judge TS Ellis to dismiss charges 0

Manafort trial: Prosecution rests case against former Trump campaign chairman as defence asks Judge TS Ellis to dismiss charges

Prosecutors have rested their case against former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after 10 days of testimony alleging how he avoided taxes on at least $16 million of income and lied to banks...

FBI warns of massive ATM scam that could affect banks worldwide 0

FBI warns of massive ATM scam that could affect banks worldwide

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently warned banks that cybercriminals are poised to carry out an “ATM cash-out,” an operation that gives thieves access to untold sums of money by bypassing security measures...

Giuliani Offers Latest Version Of Comey-Trump Conversation About Flynn 0

Giuliani Offers Latest Version Of Comey-Trump Conversation About Flynn

WASHINGTON — Hoping to reconcile conflicting explanations about whether President Donald Trump asked then–FBI Director James Comey to “go easy” on fired national security adviser Michael Flynn, Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Monday offered...

Researchers teach autonomous cars to deal with irrational humans 0

Researchers teach autonomous cars to deal with irrational humans

A team of researchers recently determined that both human drivers and autonomous vehicles tend to prioritize the safety of their own vehicle over those around it. People are selfish, and AI acts a lot...