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UN envoy says risk of Israeli-Palestinian war looms 2019-02-20 20:04:57The U.N. Mideast envoy says the prospect of peace between Israel and the Palestinians "is fading by the day as the specter of violence and radicalism

Fire in old part of Bangladesh's capital kills 2019-02-20 19:58:42A devastating fire has raced through at least five buildings in an old part of Bangladesh's capital and killed at least 45 people.

UN gives green light for North Koreans to 2019-02-20 19:34:39U.N. diplomats say the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea has given a green light to Kim Jong Un's delegation to tra

Mexico invites international experts on case of 43 2019-02-20 19:22:54The Mexican government will once again invite a team of international experts to investigate the case of 43 students missing since 2014.

Mexican court nixes 70-year-old capo's plea for house 2019-02-20 18:50:13A court in Mexico has denied a request by convicted drug lord Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo to serve out his sentence under house arrest due to his bad

Denmark's Inger Andersen elected UN environment chief 2019-02-20 18:46:50The U.N. General Assembly has elected Inger Andersen of Denmark as the new executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, which is base

Venezuela seeks UN support against 'military aggression' 2019-02-20 17:44:44Venezuela's U.N. Mission is inviting ambassadors of 46 countries to an informal meeting Friday with Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza to underline the U

Tortoise feared extinct found on remote Galapagos island 2019-02-20 17:03:29A living member of species of tortoise not seen in more than 110 years and feared to be extinct has been found in a remote part of the Galapagos islan

16 killed in attack by suspected herdsmen in 2019-02-20 16:29:25An official in the central Nigerian state of Benue says 16 people have been killed in an attack apparently staged by herdsmen.

Croatian woman detained after missing sister's body discovered 2019-02-20 16:27:48Days after the remains of a Croatian woman – who vanished nearly two decades ago – were located in a freezer, her older sister was reporte

Nicaraguan poet-priest Cardenal leaves hospital, thanks pope 2019-02-20 16:01:33Renowned Nicaraguan poet and priest Ernesto Cardenal was released from a hospital Wednesday two weeks after he entered for treatment for an infection

Convoy of civilians leaves last ISIS village in 2019-02-20 15:57:01A convoy of some 2000 people is said to have rolled out of Deir Az Zor in Syria’s northeastern province on Wednesday, signaling the last civilia

Kenya News

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Profiles of NLC bosses exiting amid threat of 2019-02-19 22:21:07They were men and women on whose shoulders the burden of restoring sanity in the land sector was bestowed. The eight National Land Commission commiss

Why Maraga and Lenaola wanted Wajir governor poll 2019-02-19 22:10:02Lack of a university degree and evidence of forged academic qualifications were the reasons Chief Justice David Maraga’s wanted to nullify Wajir

KHELEF KHALIFA AND HASSAN ABDILLE: Solve murders fast 2019-02-19 14:59:33Kenya police in a record six days gave details of a controversial death this month. It was that of activist Carolyne Mwatha who worked with Dandora Co

OKECH KENDO: Is apex court hawking justice? 2019-02-19 14:48:02‘Learned friends’ love demeaning lay views. Their dismissive posturing is a strategy to suppress freedom of expression. But certain legal

Outrage as new sacco tax burden hits savers 2019-02-19 14:47:07Sacco savers yesterday took to social media to express anger after realising that the government will be taking 20 per cent of their dividends in tax

Kenya’s crude oil deposits not enough to run 2019-02-19 14:29:19Crude oil deposits discovered in Kenya are insufficient to justify construction of a refinery, a senior petroleum ministry official said on Tuesday.

Confusion over land payouts for Lower Nzoia Irrigation 2019-02-19 14:07:09The Sh5.3 billion Lower Nzoia Irrigation project is at the centre of a looming storm involving state agencies. Construction of the national governmen

Cataract and traditional beliefs that fuel growth of 2019-02-19 13:46:10Fatuma Ahmed slowly raises her eye lashes to let in sunlight, but quickly closes them. In the second attempt, she squints and blinks several times fo

Morality police can stop beach sex, say clerics 2019-02-19 13:45:17Religious leaders in Mombasa have decried increased cases of minors engaging in “indecent activities” at the beach. The minors, most of w

Couple starts to repay Sh1bn obtained falsely from 2019-02-19 13:44:35A couple accused of defrauding thousands of investors of millions of shillings has started repaying the money, a Kiambu court was told yesterday. Alf

Mexico border wall: 16 US states sue Trump 2019-02-19 03:42:06A coalition of 16 US states led by California is suing President Donald Trump's administration over his decision to declare an emergency to raise fun

Involve clergy in bill to regulate churches, bishop 2019-02-18 23:30:50Churches have called for inclusion in the making of a bill to regulate religious organisations. ‘We support the move to streamline church regul

Economy

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Longhorn profit climbs to Sh69 million 2019-02-19 09:33:32

Ruto: Public participation in projects no longer a 2019-02-19 09:13:55DP William Ruto has asked donors and Government officers to involve communities in the implementation of development projects.

Innovative finance needed to accelerate sanitation access in 2019-02-19 08:48:38

Men who struggle to do more than 40 2019-02-19 07:08:30A new study by researchers from Harvard University has found that men who can do more than 40 push-ups have a lower risk of heart disease

Men who struggle to do more than 40 2019-02-19 06:49:01

State rules out mischief in biometric registration 2019-02-19 06:37:06The government has ruled out any mischief or suspicion in the ongoing pilot project on National Integrated Identity Management System

KMFRI's research vessel embarks on study on Kenya's 2019-02-19 06:35:50

Government says present crude oil capacity insufficient for 2019-02-19 05:54:49Crude oil deposits so far discovered in Kenya are insufficient to allow for the building of a refinery, a senior petroleum ministry official said

KPA acquires sh800m anti-pollution boat 2019-02-19 04:56:09The Kenya Ports Authority has moved a step ahead in the fight against pollution with an acquisition of Sh 800 million pollution control boat.

Government reinstates Ekeza Sacco license 2019-02-19 04:34:50Relief as government reinstates license of troubled Ekeza Savings and Credit Cooperative Society

Scientists: Shark DNA could contain secret to longer 2019-02-19 04:19:21Great white sharks may prove unlikely saviours of human lives thanks to their huge and extraordinary genome, scientists have discovered.

Facebook broke rules, should be regulated: UK lawmakers 2019-02-19 04:05:49British law makers say Facebook and other tech firms should be subjected to regulations

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Meru seeks direct coffee sale deal with Italy's 2019-02-20 14:00:00Meru County is wooing an Italian coffee buyer as it seeks direct exports for its annual production of over 1,000 tonnes in a move expected to boost fa

Nostalgia and losses in wake of Gilani’s closure 2019-02-20 14:00:00Small-scale traders around Nakuru town who depended on Gilanis Supermarket as a market for their goods are feeling the pinch one week after its closur

Elgeyo Marakwet, Nyandarua, Laikipia the fastest-growing economies in 2019-02-20 14:00:00Agriculture, trade and manufacturing are the main growth drivers in top-performing counties.

Abattoir deal set to boost Isiolo’s livestock exports 2019-02-20 14:00:00Isiolo County has secured an investor to complete the construction of an abattoir that stalled due to poor workmanship and inadequate funds.

Kebs snubs re-test order for fertiliser 2019-02-20 13:24:36Collection of samples of the controversial fertiliser suspected to contain mercury flopped for the second time on Wednesday.

Uhuru to nurses: There’s no money 2019-02-20 13:23:40President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday appeared to have closed all avenues for dialogue with the striking nurses after he ruled out raising “the bloa

Licence of killer bus company suspended 2019-02-20 13:06:15The transport regulator has revoked the licence of a Passenger Service Vehicle (PSV) operator following a tragic traffic crash last week that killed n

Treasury rejects Sh3.9bn IEBC bills 2019-02-20 13:05:39The Treasury has rejected a request of Sh3.9 billion that the electoral agency has put forward for pending bills arising from the last General Electio

Judiciary seeks to renovate CJ's residence 2019-02-20 13:04:38The Judiciary has written to the anti-graft watchdog seeking to renovate a mansion built at a cost of Sh310m as official residence of the Chief Justic

Samburu Governor homes searched in Sh2bn tender probe 2019-02-20 13:03:46Anti-corruption watchdog detectives Wednesday raided the homes and offices of Samburu Governor Moses Lenolkulal over claims of irregular awards of Sh2

KRA on path to net 66,000 landlords 2019-02-20 13:03:05The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) says it is skimming through bank records and transaction details of utility firms with the hope of roping in additio

Analysts see Chinese companies shifting from infrastructure 2019-02-20 12:43:54Chinese firms are likely to diversify from infrastructure projects in Kenya in the coming year to sectors such as manufacturing and ICT, which have cl

Internet

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UK companies still worried about cyber risks 2019-02-20 06:00:38They fear 5G, but they're willing to invest.

Don’t let the tech takeover: Time rich, mindfulness 2019-02-20 06:00:22With today’s data-driven on-demand economy, we are winning back some of that precious time. But are we getting the most out of it?

The technology trust gap that’s hurting sales efforts 2019-02-20 05:30:02Here are my five key steps to get salespeople onboard with technology projects:

Why hackers love mainframe passwords – and what 2019-02-20 05:00:37Why are IBM’s mainframe customers seemingly reluctant to upgrade their security by incorporating multi-factor authentication?

Reflecting on data privacy for 2019 – Why 2019-02-20 04:30:11Below, six industry experts give their take on why data security needs to be at the heart of operations, and their opinions on what can be done to ens

Shipping on the cusp of a digital wave 2019-02-20 04:00:42Despite its significance, the industry still remains largely untouched by digital transformation and efficiencies it can bring.

Microsoft Surface Go review 2019-02-19 12:19:33An ideal pocket-sized budget work companion, but don't expect anything earth-shattering.

What is the IoT? Everything you need to 2019-02-19 10:02:20All the latest news, updates and analysis on the IoT.

To stop phishing in play, rely on human 2019-02-19 08:00:31Playing to your strengths could be the key to keeping your business safe.

IoT is ready to go fully mainstream 2019-02-19 07:30:22Businesses that are employing IoT are already seeing a return on their investment, Vodafone report finds.

Ericsson says it is ready for 5G 2019-02-19 07:00:12New enhancements to 5G Platform and a whole slew of other upgrades revealed.

Chrome will make it harder to block incognito 2019-02-19 06:30:36"FileSystem" API flaw had meant some private browsing was not so private after all.

TechRadar: Internet news

The Samsung Galaxy Fold just changed the future 2019-02-20 20:04:54The Fold is too expensive, weird and thick for the mainstream… but this is just the beginning.

Best security camera: keep an eye on your 2019-02-20 19:53:36We've collected together all of the best smart security cameras for keeping your house safe when you're not around.

YouTube TV: Everything you need to know about 2019-02-20 19:42:38Watch out cable, YouTube TV is here to liberate the contract-bound masses. Here's everything you need to know.

Best running headphones 2019: our top 10 choices 2019-02-20 19:17:39From tarmac to trail, the best running headphones will keep your tunes going right up to the finish line.

Best Samsung Galaxy S10e pre-order plans and prices 2019-02-20 19:14:50Samsung's Galaxy S10e is supposedly its more affordable offering, but you can save even more with these plans

Best Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus pre-order plans and 2019-02-20 18:50:12The larger of Samsung's Galaxy S10 phones obviously costs the most, so here's how you can nab it for less.

Samsung's new Galaxy Fit and Fit E are 2019-02-20 18:47:15If you're going to release a fitness tracker these days, you need something exciting... but only the price might attract you.

Best Samsung Galaxy S10 pre-order plans and prices 2019-02-20 18:36:04Samsung's latest flagship will no doubt be its best to date, and here's how you can ensure you get your hands on it.

Remote code execution vulnerability discovered in WordPress 2019-02-20 18:31:48Researchers have discovered a critical flaw that could allow hackers to gain complete control over a user's WordPress blog.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2019-02-20 18:20:13The Galaxy S10 Plus has a screen the same size as the Galaxy Note 9, but what else is similar?

Best Samsung Galaxy S10 outright prices in Australia: 2019-02-20 18:14:28Samsung's next flagship series, the Galaxy S10, has been revealed – here's how you can secure your pre-order.

Here's everything that launched at Samsung Unpacked 2019 2019-02-20 17:25:39Samsung just announced a huge number of new devices, so we've rounded up the info you need on them all right here.

Entertainment

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Bella Hadid Rocks Two Looks at Alberta Ferretti's 2019-02-20 20:38:13Bella Hadid slays the catwalk at the Alberta Ferretti show! The 22-year-old model hit the runway at the event held during Milan Fashion Week Autumn/Wi

Jussie Smollett Charged With Filing False Police Report 2019-02-20 20:03:29Jussie Smollett is facing charges. The 36-year-old Empire star was charged with filing a false police report on Wednesday (February 20) following conf

Jordyn Woods Is Reportedly Moving Out of Kylie 2019-02-20 19:56:18Jordyn Woods is allegedly getting out of Kylie Jenner‘s house. The 21-year-old longtime BFF to the 21-year-old Keeping Up With The Kardashians r

Meghan Markle Cradles Her Baby Bump While Departing 2019-02-20 19:42:03Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (AKA Meghan Markle) is heading out of town! The 37-year-old pregnant royal was spotted cradling her baby bump as she made he

Sam Smith & Calvin Harris Perform 'Promises' at 2019-02-20 19:30:44Sam Smith dances on stage with Winnie Harlow at the 2019 BRIT Awards! The 26-year-old “Dancing With A Stranger” singer and the 24-year-old

Cher, Alyssa Milano, Mindy Kaling & More to 2019-02-20 19:24:19Cher, Alyssa Milano and Mindy Kaling are all attending VH1′s Trailblazer Honors! The three stars will be among the many celebrities in attendanc

Chris Hemsworth Will Play Hulk Hogan in a 2019-02-20 19:06:59Chris Hemsworth is playing Hulk Hogan! The 35-year-old actor will portray the 65-year-old wrestling superstar in an upcoming biopic directed by Todd P

Kim Kardashian Is Suing This Fashion Company for 2019-02-20 18:49:28Kim Kardashian is suing Missguided USA. After slamming fashion brands for ripping off her looks on Tuesday (February 19), the 38-year-old Keeping Up W

Dua Lipa Performs 'One Kiss' With Calvin Harris 2019-02-20 18:48:56Dua Lipa shows off her vocals – and her flexibility – at the 2019 BRIT Awards! The 23-year-old “New Rules” singer stepped out

Kim Kardashian Unfollows Tristan Thompson & Jordyn Woods 2019-02-20 18:14:21Kim Kardashian is no longer following Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods. Following reports that Tristan allegedly cheated on Khloe Kardashian with Kyl

Pink Closes BRIT Awards 2019 With Medley of 2019-02-20 18:10:52Pink takes the stage for a powerful performance at the 2019 BRIT Awards! The 39-year-old “What About Us” singer attended the event held at

Jussie Smollett Now Classified as a Suspect in 2019-02-20 17:40:30Jussie Smollett is now a suspect in the criminal investigation of his alleged assault in Chicago earlier in February, according to police on Wednesday

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Jussie Smollett charged with a felony for allegedly 2019-02-20 20:25:00“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett has been charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly filing a false police report. Chicago police announc

Review: Gary Hume's first L.A. gallery show in 2019-02-20 18:30:00New paintings by British-born artist Gary Hume, who works in upstate New York, continue his long-standing use of high-gloss enamel paints to create fl

Review: Guitarist Richard Thompson schools the crowd — 2019-02-20 16:45:00Singer, songwriter and master guitarist Richard Thompson set the tone for his Tuesday show at the Teragram Ballroom with the night’s first lyric

Review: The psychosexual madness of Trulee Hall's show 2019-02-20 14:40:00Using corn cobs as a stand-in for phalluses and baskets for vaginas might not be artistically novel, but a sprawling installation by Trulee Hall deftl

Barbra Streisand, José Andrés, Queen Latifah to introduce 2019-02-20 14:10:00Oscars producers have provided some clarity on who’s doing what during Sunday’s host-less Academy Awards telecast and enlisted a roster of

Lady Gaga and Christian Carino call off engagement 2019-02-20 13:25:00Lady Gaga and fiancé Christian Carino broke off their engagement, a spokeswoman for Gaga confirmed on Tuesday. No additional details were provi

In Amoako Boafo’s portraits, every brushstroke of every 2019-02-20 13:20:00Amoako Boafo’s portrait paintings are beguiling in their simplicity. His figures, often isolated on spare or monochrome backgrounds, gaze out ma

Fox praises Jussie Smollett, says he will remain 2019-02-20 13:10:00Fox confirmed Wednesday that Jussie Smollett will remain on “Empire” despite recent developments casting doubt on the Chicago attack the a

How an Oscar nominee went from chronicling Cory 2019-02-20 08:00:00Director Marshall Curry, whose “A Night at the Garden” is one of this year’s nominees for short documentary, has been down the Oscar

Can ‘How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden 2019-02-20 08:00:00Hollywood’s attention will be squarely focused on the Oscars this weekend, where “Green Book,” “Roma” and “A Star

This L.A. couple has seen ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ 24 2019-02-20 07:00:00Karin Dicker and Steven Sarott first saw “Bohemian Rhapsody” on Halloween night. When the credits rolled, Dicker turned to her husband of

Andy King went viral thanks to Netflix’s Fyre 2019-02-20 06:00:00Back in November, when Andy King was hired to produce Global Green’s annual Oscars gala, he was best known as one of the premier Hollywood event

Technology

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Wireless Charging and Our Autonomous Electric Future 2019-02-18 08:00:00One of the biggest problems for those of us who have electric cars is charging. Chargers that drop the charging time to a few minutes have been coming

Apple's Plans for Subscription News Service Irk Publishers 2019-02-14 08:00:00Apple plans to launch a subscription news service at an event next month. Described as "Netflix for news," it would let customers access an unlimite

Amazon Meshes With Eero 2019-02-13 08:00:00Amazon has scooped up mesh WiFi network maker Eero, the home network company known for making an easy-to-set-up product that can blanket a home with h

Trump Order Gives Artificial Intelligence a Boost 2019-02-12 08:00:00President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at boosting artificial intelligence R&D in the U.S. The order sets up the American AI I

How IBM'S Project Debater Could Fix the State 2019-02-11 13:24:30Last week, like a lot of you, I imagine, I watched the State of the Union and tried to figure out what was true and what was fiction. Tied into severa

Wireless Carriers Caught Playing Fast and Loose With 2019-02-08 12:28:18AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint have sold access to subscribers' real-time location data to aggregators, which in turn have sold it to about 250 bounty

Linux Task Apps: Plenty of Goodies in These 2019-02-07 15:45:03If you need a task manager application to run on your Linux operating system, tap into a software category filled with options that go far beyond the

E-Ticketing Flaw Exposes Airline Passenger Data to Hackers 2019-02-07 14:21:06The e-ticketing systems of eight airlines, including Southwest Airlines and Dutch carrier KLM, have a vulnerability that can expose passengers' perso

Apple to Raise Barrier Against VR, AR Websites 2019-02-06 08:00:00The next upgrade of Apple's mobile operating system will come with an annoying surprise for VR and AR developers. It reportedly will block Web access

New Android Apps Come to the Aid of 2019-02-05 08:00:00Google has announced two new Android applications designed to make life easier for deaf and hard-of-hearing people. One of the apps, Live Transcribe,

FTC v. Qualcomm: What Really Is Going On 2019-02-04 08:00:00I've been watching antitrust cases actively since the 1980s. I had to study historical antitrust cases going back to Standard Oil and RCA, in order t

A Practical Guide to Protecting Your Privacy Online 2019-02-01 11:47:34Do you take your online privacy seriously? Most people don't. They have an ideal scenario of just how private their online activities should be, but

Automotive

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Jargon Watch: What ‘Roadmanship’ Means to a Self-Driving 2019-02-18 06:00:00More than a century later, the quaint term is back as a basis for long-­overdue safety standards in autonomous vehicles. 

How a DIY Tesla Mechanic Resurrects Damaged Electric 2019-02-18 06:00:00Rich Benoit stumps for the right-to-repair movement, pushing uncooperative manufacturers to make it easier for owners to fix stuff themselves.

Digging Into Self-Driving Data and More Car News 2019-02-17 09:00:00Plus: We bid adieu to the Airbus A380, Amazon makes a move, and we take a tour of the gear that keeps Nascar racers on the oval.

Uber Sues NYC to Kill Its Ride-Hail Car 2019-02-15 19:42:26New York's mayor says the rule, which halts the granting of new licenses, is vital for reining in congestion. Uber says the city is overreaching.

See All the Tools and Tricks That Make 2019-02-15 09:00:00If perfectly arranged drawers and heart-stopping car racing is your thing, you'll be glad to meet the crews who make it happen.

Au Revoir, Airbus A380 2019-02-14 20:53:54It was so huge that it required a whole special bespoke transportation logistics setup, but no one wanted to buy it.

A New Robo-Car Report Card Isn't Quite What 2019-02-13 22:09:35The numbers are a little jumbly, but reports published by the state’s DMV show progress toward the day when humans are unshackled from the steer

Americans Are Abandoning Public Transit—but Don't Blame Uber 2019-02-13 09:00:00In a world of cheap gas, easy-come auto loans, ride-hail, and now a new breed of bike- and scooter-share, transit riders aren’t riding like they

Forget People, Elroy's Self-Flying Drone Hauls Heavy Cargo 2019-02-13 08:00:00The hybrid-powered aircraft will carry up to 500 pounds with a range of 300 miles and could enter service next year.

Softbank Invests $1B in Robo-Delivery Startup Nuro 2019-02-11 20:49:48So get ready to see a lot more of the company's toaster-inspired, human-free robots roaming the street, delivering groceries.

Amazon's Self-Driving Bet and More Car News This 2019-02-10 09:00:00The logistics giant invests in autonomous vehicle startup Aurora, the micromobility world ponders its future, we review the new Porsche 911, and more.

The Green New Deal's Trains and EVs Won't 2019-02-08 20:24:01Access to cars is the best short-term solution for connecting lower-income people to jobs, but the autos they can afford are the worst for the planet.

Automotive News Breaking

Would-be Tesla customers grouse as deposit refunds take 2019-02-20 15:20:56Seventeen people interviewed for this report described months of effort to get Tesla to refund their deposits.

Trump on EU: “If we don’t make the 2019-02-20 14:28:03President Donald Trump told reporters at the that talks are ongoing and European Union representatives are tough negotiators.

Audi targets 10% of management jobs as it 2019-02-20 13:59:17"One thing is clear, our cost base is too high," CEO Bram Schot told German newspaper Handelsblatt.

So long, 'Cobo': Detroit auto show venue to 2019-02-20 11:30:25A bank has purchased the naming rights of Cobo Center in a 22-year deal that will change the brand of the city's convention center.

Nissan recalls 86,265 Muranos in U.S. for braking 2019-02-20 11:07:59The valves within the 2009 Murano's ABS hydraulic control units may react with brake fluids containing specific corrosion preventative additives.

Sonic Automotive cut 6% of corporate staff in 2019-02-20 10:58:09Sonic Automotive, preparing for a tough year ahead, said interest rate hikes in 2019 could erode profits.

German prosecutors start penalty proceedings against Daimler in 2019-02-20 09:29:55Investigators are examining whether Daimler executives have neglected their legal duties, the prosecutors' office said.    

Tesla's new general counsel quits after two months 2019-02-20 08:41:59Dane Butswinkas, who represented Elon Musk in his legal battle with the SEC last fall, will return full time to his legal practice.

Tesla plans Model 3 leases to boost demand, 2019-02-20 08:22:31An email stated that employees will be able to lease a Model 3 within the next two weeks, Electrek reported.

South Korean prosecutors raid Hyundai's office in recall 2019-02-20 08:06:07Investigators are looking into how Hyundai and Kia handled vehicle recalls over engine defects.

Audi expanding regions where drivers can 'ride the 2019-02-19 19:59:59Audi says it's expanding a new technology that will allow drivers to adjust their speeds to catch green lights at intersections.

Ford to cut products, jobs in shakeup of 2019-02-19 16:23:38Ford said it will exit the commercial heavy-duty truck business after it stops building its heavy-duty Cargo lineup at the Brazil plant. It will also

Social Media

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Instagram’s fundraiser stickers could lure credit card numbers 2019-02-18 17:04:37Mark Zuckerberg recently revealed that commerce is a huge part of the 2019 road map for Facebook’s family of apps. But before people can easily

YouTube under fire for recommending videos of kids 2019-02-18 13:31:24More than a year on from a child safety content moderation scandal on YouTube and it takes just a few clicks for the platform’s recommendat

UK parliament calls for antitrust, data abuse probe 2019-02-17 19:01:25A final report by a British parliamentary committee which spent months last year investigating online political disinformation makes very uncomfortabl

VCs aren’t falling in love with dating startups 2019-02-17 12:09:44Coinciding with Valentine’s Day, Crunchbase News took a look at the state of that most awkward of pairings: startups and the pursuit of finding

Even years later, Twitter doesn’t delete your direct 2019-02-15 13:57:50When does "delete" really mean delete? Not always, or even at all, if you're Twitter.

TikTok spotted testing native video ads 2019-02-14 16:51:29TikTok is testing a new ad product: a sponsored video ad that directs users to the advertiser’s website. The test was spotted in the U.S. TikTok

First look at Twitter’s Snapchatty new Camera feature 2019-02-14 11:48:20Twitter has been secretly developing an enhanced camera feature that’s accessible with a swipe from the home screen and allows you to overlay ca

Instagram confirms that a bug is causing follower 2019-02-13 09:28:01Update: Instagram says the issue will be fixed by 9AM PST on Thursday. Update: we’re expecting to have this issue resolved by 9 a.m. PST tomorro

Manipulating an Indian politician’s tweets is worryingly easy 2019-02-13 06:46:01Here’s a concerning story from India, where the upcoming election is putting the use of social media in the spotlight. While the Indian governme

2018 really was more of a dumpster fire 2019-02-13 06:00:53Around 37 percent of Americans were subjected to severe hate and harassment online in 2018, according to a new study by the Anti-Defamation League, up

No, your tweets aren’t awful. Twitter’s Likes are 2019-02-12 19:59:53Update: Twitter said the issues have been resolved. We’re happy to report that these issues are now resolved. Thanks for your patience! —

Instagram is now testing a web version of 2019-02-12 15:11:49Insta-chat addicts, rejoice. You could soon be trading memes and emojis from your computer. Instagram is internally testing a web version of Instagram

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First look at Samsung's sleek Galaxy Watch Active 2019-02-20 20:54:52It was easy to miss amid all the foldable phone hype, but Samsung revealed its latest smartwatch Wednesday at its Unpacked event: the $199 Galaxy Watc

Pilot writes 'I'm bored' in the sky. Yeah, 2019-02-20 20:19:00We guess this pilot had nothing better to do. A pilot in Perth, Australia flew his plane to spell out the words "I'm bored," as per a FlightAware m

Beyoncé and Jay-Z accept BRIT award in front 2019-02-20 19:37:19Beyoncé and Jay-Z continue to be icons.  The power couple accepted the BRIT award for Best International Group on Wednesday for their coll

Why won't Samsung let us see its foldable 2019-02-20 19:31:25Samsung may have just unveiled the most exciting new phone in years. Or, it may have unveiled a nearly $2,000 disappointment that just so happens to h

7 takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg's long discussion at 2019-02-20 19:02:27Mark Zuckerberg has a lot on his mind, and he's ready to go off-script... sort of. The Facebook CEO returned to his alma mater Wednesday to discuss F

Lyft reportedly will beat Uber to IPO 2019-02-20 17:46:57The two competing ride-hailing apps Lyft and Uber both filed paperwork before the end of 2018 to go public in 2019. Now it looks like Lyft's initial

Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker will finally arrive 2019-02-20 17:20:54Do you remember Samsung's Bixby-powered Galaxy Home smart speaker that was created to compete directly with the Amazon Echo?  The smart speaker

Where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on marijuana 2019-02-20 17:10:49If there's one thing that united Democrats and Republicans in the Reagan era (besides their unfortunate fixation with perms), it was their near unive

We have finally witnessed the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2019-02-20 17:02:58Samsung's Galaxy Fold is a $1,980 folding smartphone which expands from a 4.6-inch phone to a 7.3-inch tablet. The Galaxy Fold has six cameras: three

Twitter opens beta program to test new conversation 2019-02-20 17:00:00Twitter is finally ready to start formally testing all those new conversation features it's been teasing for the past several weeks. The company is t

'The Case Against Adnan Syed' trailer brings the 2019-02-20 16:50:48 The Case Against Adnan Syed isn't a retelling of the case that launched the hit podcast, Serial. It's more a continuation, as this first look tra

In weird career move, Sean Spicer is now 2019-02-20 15:45:24Like an unexpected stiff gust of wind in the middle of this long, dark winter, Sean Spicer has swept back in to our lives once more.  The former

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Outlier delivers its take on the sling bag 2019-02-18 21:45:53It's safe to say that the sling bag has become a permanent staple for many people's everyday carry situation and now Outlier is offering their own t

IWC launches its latest "Laureus Sport for Good" 2019-02-18 20:33:09IWC is launching its latest limited edition watch to support their work for the Laureus Sport for Good foundation. The Aquatimer limited edition will

Aeance debuts its third collection 2019-02-18 10:49:04For its third collection, Aeance teams up with industrial designer Konstantin Grcic, who has presented a fashion-focused line for spring. Technical an

Veilance's sleek wallets get updated in a handsome 2019-02-18 08:41:12We were instant fans of Veilance's Casing wallets when they were released, but the color choices were as minimal as their designs. For Spring 2019, t

Mr. Leight presents its Spring 2019 Collection 2019-02-15 20:29:13There's no denying Larry Leight's impact on luxury eyewear and eyewear as a whole. For their Spring 2019 Collection, Mr. Leight takes inspiration fr

Modernica teams up with Vans Vault on a 2019-02-15 10:10:08There's just something about the Modernica Shell Chair that always steals our attention. That timeless, iconic shape is incredibly versatile and this

Hardgraft's new suitcase is a refreshing departure from 2019-02-15 09:23:20With everyone taking from the Away or Rimowa playbook, it's nice to see that Hardgraft is trying something a bit different than the norm. There are n

Samsung announces its thinnest tablet yet 2019-02-15 08:57:02Samsung's latest attempt at the iPad's throne is their thinnest tablet to date, the Galaxy Tab S5e. The thin and lightweight tablet features an

Mission Workshop's Northmar Vest adds an essential layer 2019-02-15 08:10:58You can always count on Primaloft to keep you warm without being too bulky or cumbersome. Put that material it in a vest and you have the perfect laye

Swatch debuts its Flymagic watch with a paramagnetic 2019-02-15 07:44:36For 2019, Swatch debuts its latest watchmaking innovation, a paramagnetic Nivachron hairspring made from a newly-developed titanium alloy. The balance

Huge Moto reveals a futuristic redesign of the 2019-02-15 07:22:35There's nothing wrong with Zero's current design language, but this custom from Huge Moto is definitely where we think their styling should be heade

McIntosh launches its latest wireless speaker system, the 2019-02-14 12:11:53McIntosh is launching a new wireless speaker system with 650 watts of power and built-in compatibility with many of the major streaming services. All

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Oscar Winners Quiz: Wednesday Night! by PW Fun 2019-02-18 14:33:57   

12 Best Tips for Homemade Pizza by Erica 2019-02-18 06:00:08As a kid, my mom would prepare homemade pizza for us as a treat. Unfortunately, I didn’t really like it back then because my mom would use toppi

The Big Spelling Showdown: Answers and Winners! by 2019-02-14 14:27:39You rocked that quiz! Most of you scored at least 90%. Yay for spelling!   Here are the stats, answers, and winners.   STATS 1,421 people to

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We Heart Chocolate by PW Food & Friends 2019-02-11 06:00:56Who’s ready for some chocolate? We are! Yes, we know we just talked about incredible Chocolate Peanut Butter Lava Cakes last week. But we’

Famous Couples Quiz: Answers and Winners! by PW 2019-02-08 14:00:52Good job, everyone! Ah, love. It never fails.   Here are the stats, answers, and winners.   STATS 1,874 people took the quiz. 272 people sco

Did You Ever Know that You’re My Hero? 2019-02-08 13:58:11I don’t go feeding with Ladd very often, because we both have busy mornings to juggle. But there was something about this morning. It was 10 deg

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Walter’s Two Beds by The Pioneer Woman 2019-02-05 10:56:55I thought you would enjoy seeing what ol’ Walter has been up to! You’re looking at it. Ha. But in all seriousness, you’re looking at

NFL Quiz: Answers and Winners! by PW Fun 2019-01-31 14:00:40Way to kick off Super Bowl week, everyone! You’re definitely ready for the big game. Go Patriots! Go Rams!   Here are the stats, answers, a

As I Was Flipping Through My Phone by 2019-01-28 14:39:48I was flipping through the photo stream on my phone in search of a photo that I would never find, and along the way I came across photos from the past

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Loto Legend Vaporizer review 2019-02-19 19:20:13Induction heating is the future of cannabis vaporizers. Loto Labs wowed us with what likely is the best concentrate vaporizer on the market today. Wit

Instant Pot prices have dropped on these 5 2019-02-19 18:48:08Whether you're an Instant Pot beginner or Instant Pot veteran these popular multi-cookers are worth the hype. There are so many Instant Pot models on

Kwikset Kevo Convert review 2019-02-19 18:25:12While it lacks the features and overall value of the August Smart Lock, Kwikset’s Kevo Convert offers a simple and friendly route to upgrade you

Anthem review in progress 2019-02-19 18:02:23Anthem is an online shooter from BioWare that’s already proven to have a stunning open-world with action-packed combat that distinguishes itself

When is your phone getting Android 9.0 Pie? 2019-02-19 17:17:30Android 9.0 Pie has been released. But is your phone getting Android 9.0 Pie, and if so, when? We've done the hard work and asked every device manufa

How to gameshare on an Xbox One and 2019-02-19 17:00:57Sharing games on modern consoles is possible, but it takes a few steps. Here's how to start sharing games on your Xbox One console, so friends and fa

MacBook Air vs. Surface Laptop 2 2019-02-19 17:00:18Apple recently updated its venerably MacBook Air, giving it a sleeker and more modern design. That pits it against the Surface Laptop 2, Microsoft's

Say so long to silver. Samsung brings new 2019-02-19 16:22:02Samsung introduced two new appliance colors, Tuscan Stainless will be available for several kitchen appliances starting in May and for the Family Hub

Mirrorless cameras were built to be compact, so 2019-02-19 16:20:41Mirrorless cameras launched as portable alternatives to bulky and complex DSLRs -- so why are they getting bigger and heavier? Cameras are trending to

This Bowflex secret sale can save you over 2019-02-19 16:05:40With advances in technology, taking control of your fitness has become easier than ever, and with this huge discount on the Bowflex Max Trainer M7, it

The best DSLR cameras for 2019 2019-02-19 16:00:35For many photographers the DSLR is the go-to camera. With large selection of lenses, great low-light performance, and battery endurance, these DSLRs d

SeaBubbles’ new electric hydrofoil boat is the aquatic 2019-02-19 15:55:38What do you get if you combine a Tesla, a flying car, and a sleek boat? Probably something a bit like SeaBubbles, the French "flying" boat startup w

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Nock sets Tokyo 2020 ball rolling 2019-02-20 14:22:55Body hopes to change scenario and make up for lost time .

AK to meet athletes’ agents ahead of trials 2019-02-20 14:04:24The ugly doping issue will also be discussed.

Nine local pros make Magical Kenya Open 2019-02-20 13:26:22Muthaiga Golf Club’s Greg Snow will lead the local pros.

MPs move to unlock Sh4.2b for sports 2019-02-20 11:31:49The Bill creates the Sports, Arts and Social Development Fund.

Migne: Why Matasi is ‘my number one’ 2019-02-20 10:47:07Sublime form saw him keep three consecutive clean sheets in qualifying.

Emery challenges Arsenal star to prove his worth 2019-02-20 10:18:03Emery admitted the 30-year-old has to train more consistently.

How Sala tragedy has sparked unsavoury legal wrangle 2019-02-20 09:54:16Cardiff have so far refused to pay the first instalment of the club record fee.

Juventus ace out for a month after heart 2019-02-20 09:49:57The German will miss Juventus's top-of-the table clash at Serie A rivals Napoli.

Gor Mahia miss chance to go top 2019-02-20 09:44:32Eernest Wendo had fired the champions ahead in the first half.

Under-fire Sarri insists he can avoid Chelsea axe 2019-02-20 09:18:06But reports claim many of his players have lost faith with his football philosophy.

KPL RESULT: Western Stima hold Gor Mahia 2019-02-20 06:56:55K'Ogalo fail to ascend to the league summit.

Journalists train with First Lady ahead of Half 2019-02-20 06:52:43The half marathon had been shelved for the last two years.

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Aquarius Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Lovely mood of your spouse may brighten your day. Your dedication and hard work will get noticed and will bring some financial rewards

Taurus Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, A sparkling laughter filled day when most things proceed- as you desire. You could find yourself in an exciting new situation-which wi

Sagittarius Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Avoid confusion and frustration to maintain mental clarity Don't spend too much on entertainment or cosmetic improvement. A long-awai

Gemini Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Try to put your high energy to good use today. You will make good money if you invest in conservative investment. Children will make

Aries Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Health will be perfect despite a hectic day. Important people will be ready to finance anything that has a special class to it. Contr

Cancer Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, You will find it hard to concentrate on your work-as your health would not be perfect today. Avoid any long-term investments and try t

Scorpio Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Only you know what is best for you- so be strong and bold and take quick decisions and be prepared to live with the results. Financia

Leo Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, A wonderful day to do things that would make you feel good about yourself. Improvement in finances will make it convenient for you to

Capricorn Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Health related problems might bring discomfort. Try to control your spending- and buy only the essential items today. A perfect day t

Virgo Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Find the solace in the company of children. The therapeutic powers of children not only those of your own family but even the off-spri

Pisces Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Keep your disruptive emotions and impulses in check. Your orthodox thinking/old ideas hamper your progress-throttle development and cr

Libra Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 20:54:56AstroSage.com, Outings-parties and pleasure jaunts will keep you in good mood today. Expenditure rises but rise in income takes care of your bills.

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Daily Horoscope for Aquarius - 21st February 2019 2019-02-20 23:00:00 AstrologySource - Merlin Birth ReportThe Merlin Report uses a sophisticated technique that leads the reader from one idea to the next so that the re

Daily Horoscope for Taurus - 21st February 2019 2019-02-20 23:00:00 AstrologySource - Cosmos Compatibility ReportIt's a 6-9 page report and is our "all purpose" report. It deals with the the general compatibility

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Daily Horoscope for Capricorn - 21st February 2019 2019-02-20 23:00:00 AstrologySource - Astrology Score CardThis report will grade your current or potential relationship, included will be your report card with your com

Daily Horoscope for Virgo - 21st February 2019 2019-02-20 23:00:00 AstrologySource - Advanced Compatibility ReportOur best compatibility report and it deals specifically with romantic relationships between two peopl

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