• Students getting almost 3,000 laptops 27 Oct 2020 02:35 A public-private sector initiative is working to provide 2,850 laptops to public-school students throughout Cayman. The Literacy Is For Everyone charity, which has been working with government, businesses and volunteers to help provide the computers, said …
  • 649 suspected looters arrested, 34 remanded in FCT, Kwara, Adamawa, C’River, others 27 Oct 2020 01:54 189 more held in Plateau, 144 in Kwara, 130 in Adamawa, 80 in C’River Journalist shot, five killed as looting continues in Kogi, FCT Adelani Adepegba, Eniola Akinkuotu, Samson Folarin, Deji Lambo, Tony Okafor, Godwin Isenyo, Matthew Ochei, Bola Bamigbola, …
  • Found abandoned in charity shops, old wedding snaps can hold a host of secrets 27 Oct 2020 01:42 Like many former brides, Charlotte Sibtain has a number of beautiful wedding photographs dotted around her London home. Black and white, and in all shapes and sizes, they compose a striking montage of a day which, traditionally, is the happiest of a couple …
  • Orange County under siege by wildfires; 2 firefighters gravely burned 27 Oct 2020 01:29 Orange County Monday was under siege from two wind-driven brush fires that forced more than 80,000 people from their homes, critically injuring two firefighters and left many other on edge. The Silverado fire in Irvine broke out shortly after 6:45 a.m. …
  • Smarter, Kinder, Safer: Booking.com Reveals Five Predictions For The Future Of Travel 26 Oct 2020 23:46 Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 12:00 pm Press Release: Booking.com Booking.com has today released findings of research that surveyed more than 20,000 travellers across 28 countries*, including 499 from New Zealand, to reveal five predictions for the future of …
  • 2 firefighters critically injured as blazes burn out of control in Irvine, Yorba Linda 26 Oct 2020 22:37 A wind-driven brush fire broke out Monday in Orange County, critically injuring two firefighters and forcing tens of thousands of residents from their homes amid conditions that forecasters were calling the most dangerous fire weather of the year. The …
  • Pittsburgh Public Schools may move to hybrid model in November 26 Oct 2020 22:20 A virtual public meeting at 6 p.m. Monday will include discussion on the Pittsburgh Public Schools District possibly moving from fully online to a hybrid model, as an option for families, in November.The board will vote on Wednesday on whether the …
  • Wi-Fi Down Again? Drop the Dropped Connections and Upgrade to the Best Wi-Fi Router 26 Oct 2020 21:21 Image: Netgear Top Product: TP-Link Archer AX21 Wi-Fi 6 Router | $130 | Amazon If you’re still bearing with spotty Wi-Fi in your home in 2020, it’s time to accept you’re not going back to the office any time soon and buy a new router. Assuming the …
  • Chromebooks Gain Market Share as Education Goes Online 26 Oct 2020 21:19 For nearly a decade, Chromebooks have existed on the outer rim of the PC market. While they accounted for an appreciable number of yearly sales, they weren’t exactly lighting the enthusiast market on fire with their value proposition. The 2020 COVID-19 …
  • Investment scam syndicate busted, 12 Chinese nationals detained 26 Oct 2020 21:15 Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) director, Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob said those detained comprised 10 men and two women, aged between 23 and 37, with nine of them not having valid travel documents. — Picture by Mukhriz Hazim KUALA …
  • CrowdStrike: Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, And Cybersecurity 26 Oct 2020 21:12 Investment Thesis: The CrowdStrike (CRWD) Falcon platform uses big data and artificial intelligence to address the cybersecurity needs of a digitized world, focusing specifically on the protection of endpoint devices, which are multiplying rapidly. For …
  • The Secret Side of Silver 26 Oct 2020 20:57 Silver is usually reserved for second place. But of the four precious metals — gold, silver, platinum, and palladium — silver is actually the least precious. Silver is the most common of the four precious metals for starters. Some estimates put silver at …
  • Save 44% on a cooling laptop pad that's great for working from home 26 Oct 2020 20:42 Stay cool — even when your laptop isn't. Image: RGB By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2020-10-26 18:28:40 UTC TL;DR: Stay cool and comfortable with the RGB laptop cooling pad, on sale for $64.95 as of Oct. 26.  It's 2020. You'd think laptops …
  • Do You Have the Work-From-Home Tools for COVID Conditions? 26 Oct 2020 20:42 iPads might not be the best tablets your staff needs. By Roman H. Kepczyk Quantum of Paperless: Technology Guide & Checklist One of the key components in optimizing firm production is providing the capability for firm personnel to work from any place, …
  • KT edit: Making Dubai safer 26 Oct 2020 20:39 The ubiquity of technology has simplified lives, to say the least, and we have been relying on it much more for the sheer sake of convenience. Most of us didn’t think twice before giving our biometrics to private telecom companies in exchange for a new way …
  • These Reports Are Essential Reading For Understanding The Hunter Biden Story 26 Oct 2020 20:33 Hunter Biden’s business dealings in Ukraine and China and former Vice President Joe Biden’s alleged participation in them are now a central pillar in President Donald Trump’s final bid for reelection, but the story is evolving daily. Here are the must-read …
  • As flames approach, Irvine mom collects her crying kids, passports and flees home 26 Oct 2020 20:32 Lana Salameh, 45, had just dropped off her two youngest children to school and returned home in Irvine’s Eastwood community. The sky was a dull orange, trees were falling outside and smoke was seeping in the house, but she had not been informed that school …
  • Strength amid difficulty 26 Oct 2020 20:24 As students across the island are challenged to access virtual classrooms, the Yutes4Change Foundation Homework and Integrity Centre in Gregory Park, St Catherine, is demonstrating resilience in the face of adversity. Children from the community can access …
  • Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SMSGF) Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 26 Oct 2020 20:23 Samsung Electro-Mechanics (OTC:SMSGF) Q3 2020 Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2019 1:00 AM ET Company Participants KwangWook Bae - Head of Planning Team and IR Bongyong Kang - EVP of Corporate Business Support Team Guk-Hwan Cho - SVP & Head of …
  • Homeless and trying to learn in a pandemic: What some students face 26 Oct 2020 20:16 There are 114,000 homeless students in New York City. That’s more people than the population of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Long before the pandemic, these students faced roadblocks that their classmates couldn’t imagine. And now homeless students are facing …
  • Freeman denies trying to remove laptop as tribunal takes bizarre turn 26 Oct 2020 20:07 The former Team Sky and British Cycling doctor Richard Freeman will face questions on Tuesday over whether he gave a “testosterone top-up” to a rider, as well as medical data relating to a Tour de France winner, a tribunal has been told. Questions were …
  • NAFDAC boss condemns attack on Kaduna office 26 Oct 2020 20:02 NAFDAC Boss, Mojisola Adeyeye By Stella Kabruk Mrs Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye, Director- General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has condemned the attack on its Kaduna state office. The NAFDAC boss condemned the …
  • Stocks Slide as Virus Cases Surge and Restrictions Tighten 26 Oct 2020 19:27 LiveUpdated  Oct. 26, 2020, 3:17 p.m. ET Oct. 26, 2020, 3:17 p.m. ET Latest change Data delayed at least 15 minutes Here’s what you need to know: A rise in coronavirus cases in the United States, new restrictions on activity in Europe and a standoff in …
  • Glasses that Filter Blue Light May Improve Work Productivity 26 Oct 2020 19:03 Of the many things that hamper your daily productivity, the constant use of technology may be a major one. And in one way you may not have suspected. Depending on which study you read, your sleep could be suffering if you are incessantly glued to a screen …
  • John Dumelo fulfils promise; begins to give out 4,000 laptops to selected tertiary students in constituency » ™ 26 Oct 2020 18:59 John Dumelo has been true to his promise of giving out some 4,000 laptops to some selected tertiary students in his constituency, Ayawaso West Wuogon. On August 25, 2020, John Dumelo promised to disburse these laptops to students at the tertiary level who …
  • Global Social Commerce Market Size 2020 Emerging Trends, Industry Share, Future Demands, Market Potential, Traders, Regional Overview and SWOT Analysis till 2026 26 Oct 2020 17:36 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Oct 26, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- This Social Commerce market report gives various meaningful market insights into market trends, prices, metrics, etc. It emphasized …
  • Asus ZenBook S UX393 review: A slim but robust laptop with Tiger Lake CPU 26 Oct 2020 17:12 The ZenBook range from Asus combines high-end features with attractive design, and for £1,599 (inc. VAT; £1,332.50 ex. VAT) you have every right to expect the best of both from the ZenBook S UX393. With an 11th-generation (Tiger Lake) Intel Core processor, …
  • ‘We’re angry, we need help’: Bronx BP gives NYC & DOE a ‘failing grade’ for lack of remote learning technology 26 Oct 2020 17:02 Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City New York City and its Department of Education have flunked in handling the distribution of technological needs for low-income students across the …
  • Asus’ ROG Zephyrus G14 is $250 off its original price at Best Buy 26 Oct 2020 17:02 One of the best gaming laptops released this year is the Asus ROG Zephyrus G14, and it’s $250 off its usual $1,450 price at Best Buy. It has a slick design, great keyboard and trackpad, and the battery life far exceeds that of most power-hungry gaming …
  • Two thirds of Brit office workers missing workplace for gossip and even meetings 26 Oct 2020 16:49 More than two thirds of office workers admitted they have missed their workplace during the pandemic with their desk, gossip - and even meetings among the most longed for things. The study of 2,000 office workers found simply speaking to people face-to- …
  • PanzerGlass targets travel retail amid rising demand for device hygiene 26 Oct 2020 16:42 Alan Brennan: “PanzerGlass can help build the basket for retailers and drive incremental spend” In just seven years, PanzerGlass has become a global force in screen protection and related products. Now it is planning a big push into new markets and …
  • NexDock Touch review: Extend your full smartphone experience, enhanced with DeX 26 Oct 2020 16:23 At the beginning of 2020, I bought the NexDock 2 and found it to be a useful extension for my Samsung phones. One function I missed on the device, despite the touchpad, was a touchscreen since all of my other computers have this and I am used to quickly …
  • Former Giuliani associate raises questions about Hunter Biden’s ‘hard drive from hell’ 26 Oct 2020 16:23 President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was offered salacious photos and other documents belonging to Joe Biden’s son Hunter in the spring of 2019, earlier than previously known, according to one of Giuliani's closest former …
  • Why Micron Technology (MU) Stock is a Compelling Investment Case 26 Oct 2020 16:18 Bonsai Partners recently released its Q3 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The fund posted a return of 63.3% for the quarter (net of fees), outperforming their benchmark, the S&P 500 Index which returned 8.9% in the same …
  • Stocks Slide as Virus Cases Surge 26 Oct 2020 16:09 LiveUpdated  Oct. 26, 2020, 11:51 a.m. ET Oct. 26, 2020, 11:51 a.m. ET Latest change Data delayed at least 15 minutes Here’s what you need to know: Stocks dropped on Monday, with Wall Street reacting to the most recent rise in coronavirus cases in the …
  • English schools see laptop allocation slashed by up to 80 per cent 26 Oct 2020 15:55 Schools across England have had their laptop allocation cut, despite the government proclaiming they have secured 100,000 more devices for disadvantaged students. The Department for Education (DfE) promised the devices to underprivileged students who have …
  • OnePlus 8T hands-on: Is there a place for a T series in the OnePlus lineup? 26 Oct 2020 15:32 Image: OnePlus Last week an unexpected package arrived in the form of a Lunar Silver OnePlus 8T reviewer's kit and I installed my Google Fi SIM card to test it out. Given that the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro were released six months ago with high end …
  • Knight Frank Thailand and Peoplespace Showcase Workplace Strategy Concept for the Digital Era 26 Oct 2020 15:08 Mr. Ek Buranakul, Executive Director and Head of Workplace Strategy + Experience, Peoplespace Consulting Thailand Co., Ltd., and Knight Frank Thailand Co., Ltd., revealed that the changing needs concerning space usage, technologies for current and future …
  • Newberry County School District 3 Q&A 26 Oct 2020 15:08 Ronnie Hunter L. Caldwell L. Meetze Photo courtesy: Jessica Dunning Meetze Carolina Photo Studio, LLC NEWBERRY — On Nov. 3, voters will have a decision to make in the Newberry County School Board District Three election. Incumbent Lucy Anne Meetze is being …
  • Commitment 2020: Get total election results for Maine general election 26 Oct 2020 15:06 Commitment 2020: Get total election results for Maine general election Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 10:19 AM EDT Oct 26, 2020 On Nov. 3, 2020, see the up-to-the-minute Maine election results in this article. Make sure to …
  • Why Inspire Brands Is Seeking to Acquire Dunkin’: Live Updates 26 Oct 2020 14:52 LiveUpdated  Oct. 26, 2020, 10:28 a.m. ET Oct. 26, 2020, 10:28 a.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: Dunkin’ Brands, the parent of Dunkin’ and Baskin Robbins, is negotiating with a private equity-backed company for a sale that values the restaurant chain …
  • Private 5G is coming to enterprises – and it poses a big threat to WiFi 26 Oct 2020 14:46 WiFi has been the de facto standard for wireless communications for decades, but over the past couple of years, it has come under fire from the 5G community, which has been predicting that the next evolutionary step in cellular wireless is a threat to WiFi …
  • Lenovo’s Chromebook Duet is almost $80 off its original price at Walmart 26 Oct 2020 14:31 Lenovo’s Chromebook Duet is an excellent choice if you’re looking for a portable Chromebook, and it’s far less expensive than usual today at Walmart. You can pick up the base model with 64GB of internal storage for $204, which is a significant discount. It …
  • Young and progressive voters aren’t just ‘settling for Biden’ anymore. They’re going all in. 26 Oct 2020 14:24 At first glance, it looks like a typical Joe Biden campaign sign. But written in lettering that mimics Biden’s actual campaign logo is a phrase that has become a movement: Settle for Biden. The former vice president, who ran in the Democratic primary on a …
  • Vankyo Leisure 520W projector review: Ultra-portable projector for home and office 26 Oct 2020 14:15 The Vankyo 520W projector is the smallest projector that I have looked at for a while. But despite its compact size, this projector has a lot of cool features. This LED projector would suit any scenario in home entertainment or office environments. Its …
  • Elisa says Q3 laptop sales rise 15% year on year, names Apple MacBook as best-seller 26 Oct 2020 13:23 Finnish operator Elisa said laptop sales increased by 15 percent year in year in the third quarter of 2020. In a clear reference to the coronavirus pandemic, Elisa said Finns are preparing for an "exceptional autumn and winter" of carrying out …
  • 7 Best 2 in 1 Laptop Under $500 in 2020 – Complete Buying Guide 26 Oct 2020 13:03 The 2 in 1 laptop craze is going on for a while. More and more users see the advantages of these new modern designs that connect laptops’ utility with a tablet’s portability. With the recent developments in mobile processor tech, we can have these super …
  • Best desk lamps for your home office: illuminating designs to help you work 26 Oct 2020 12:43 With many of us working from home until the end of the year at least, it’s never been a better time to get your home office in order. While you may have picked out the perfect desk, chair and office accessories to get you into work mode, with the days …
  • Hashtag Trending – Right to repair movement swells; #CoronaVirusHiring; Cleaning up your digital history 26 Oct 2020 12:27 The right to repair movement gains momentum in the U.S. and beyond, LinkedIn has a long-list of companies that are hiring right now and they include several tech companies, and a story about maintaining your digital history catches fire. It’s all the tech …
  • During pandemic, 'telehealth' emerging as important lifeline to connect patients with caregivers 26 Oct 2020 12:02 When the coronavirus pandemic hit the United States early this year, it sent shockwaves across our economy and pushed many of the nation’s public health systems to the brink. Frontline health care workers, hospitals and patients suddenly were forced to …
  • Global Stocks Fall as Virus Cases Surge: Live Updates 26 Oct 2020 11:58 For 15 years, Apple and Google — Silicon Valley’s two most valuable companies — have been partners in one of the most lucrative business deals in history: an agreement to feature Google’s search engine as the preselected choice on Apple devices, including …
  • ‘Zombie batteries’ causing hundreds of fires in waste plants each year, experts warn 26 Oct 2020 11:57 “Zombie batteries” are causing hundreds of fires in waste and recycling plants each year, experts have warned. Lithium-ion and nickel-metal Hydride batteries thrown away with other household waste and recycling can be crushed and punctured, causing them to …
  • LIC trying to make up for drop in G-sec returns with equity gains 26 Oct 2020 11:45 Vipin Anand, MD of LIC, says the difference in losing market share and losing business is huge. “We have lost market share because the market has expanded, new players have helped expand the market and they have taken a piece of that,” he said in an …
  • Intel Iris Xe Max (DG1) Geekbench result fails to excite 26 Oct 2020 11:11 In recent HEXUS news we have seen two laptops launched sporting what is referred to by the system maker as "Intel Discrete Graphics" (Asus VivoBook Flip 14), or "the new Intel Iris Xe MAX discrete graphics" (Acer Swift 3X, scroll down …
  • LIZ PEEK: Biden’s very bad week shakes up 2020 competition 26 Oct 2020 11:09 Joe Biden argues Amy Coney Barrett would work to strike down ObamaCare if confirmed to the Supreme Court. Welcome to the final week of one of the most vengeful and acrimonious elections in our country’s history. Very soon we will know whether Establishment …
  • Akwa Ibom University: VC disowns admission, job vacancy advert 26 Oct 2020 11:06 The Vice-Chancellor, Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU), Ikot Akpaden in Mkpat Enin Local council of the State, Prof. Nse Essien has disowned the admission and job vacancies advertisement said to have emanated from his office lately. The social media have …
  • AMD's stock price target raised at Susquehanna, a day before the earnings report 26 Oct 2020 10:57 Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s AMD, +3.19% stock price target was raised Monday to $95 from $85 by Susquehanna analyst Christopher Rolland, who cited expectations that the chip maker will beat expectations, when it reports third-quarter results after …
  • Mirada launches Android TV platform for Mexico's Izzi 26 Oct 2020 10:37 Spanish digital TV specialist Mirada announced the commercial launch of a new Android TV platform for the Izzi brand of Mexican broadcaster Televisa. In a statement, Mirada said the new Android TV Operator Tier with custom launcher for Izzi is based on its …
  • On the fence about DaaS? Nutanix outlines the pros 26 Oct 2020 10:24 Companies of all sizes are turning to desktop-as-a-service (DaaS) solutions to satisfy their digital workspace needs. Traditional desktops and laptops are costly and difficult to manage, and they pose significant security challenges. This guide explains …
  • Clickbait warning: UL's Wild Life benchmark makes PC vs. iPhone comparisons way too easy 26 Oct 2020 10:14 Now that Apple’s announced a new iPhone, and the company’s apparently planning to show off its Arm-based MacBooks mid-November, you can expect to see these clickbait headlines soon: “iPhone 12 is faster than Intel-based MacBook.” “Newest iPhone faster than …
  • The massive protests in Nigeria, explained 26 Oct 2020 09:57 The sequence of events leading to what Nigerians now call the #LekkiMassacre suggests that this appears to be a carefully planned attack. While protesters were standing on the road, dancing to songs from a live DJ, the Lagos state governor imposed a curfew …
  • Looting of palliative warehouses continues in Abuja, Adamawa, Kogi, 26 Oct 2020 09:57 The looting of warehouses for the storage of COVID-19 palliative items spread to the Federal Capital Territory as well as Adamawa and Kogi states on Sunday, with looters making away with foodstuffs and other items. In Abuja, warehouses at the Idu …
  • GT Bank commissions ICT at Ayi Mensah [Photos] 26 Oct 2020 09:37 Guaranty Trust Bank Ghana Limited (GT Bank) has commissioned and handed over a fully furnished state-of-the-art computer laboratory to the Ayi Mensah Basic School in Accra as part of the Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility. The school, which was …
  • Hospital visiting banned as coronavirus infection rate rises by 70 per cent 26 Oct 2020 09:22 Patient visiting at Perth Royal Infirmary has been suspended after the region recorded a near 70 per cent rise in the coronavirus infection rate in just four days. NHS Tayside clinical and public health teams say they took the decision to try and protect …
  • SABC to take on Netflix and Spotify with its own streaming services 26 Oct 2020 09:08 The SABC is planning to launch both video and audio streaming services, bringing it in direct competition with international services like Netflix and Spotify. SABC spokesperson Mmoni Seapolelo confirmed to MyBroadband that the state broadcaster would roll …
  • Pine River: City seeks safety, sanitation upgrades using CARES Act funds 26 Oct 2020 08:38 The Pine River City Council on Tuesday, Oct. 13, approved a list of items the city will submit for reimbursement from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act as many cities have already done. The list amounts to approximately $60,202.50 in …
  • Parliamentary panel calls telcos, TRAI to discuss 5G preparedness 26 Oct 2020 08:37 Image Source : FILE 5G in India The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology will review India's preparedness for 5G technology in telecom on Tuesday. The panel has called representatives of telcos, DoT and TRAI to hear their views. …
  • Nokia blocks Lenovo sales in Germany for patent infringement 26 Oct 2020 08:27 Nokia has obtained an injection to block Lenovo from selling many of its products in Germany after Nokia won a patent court ruling in September, reports Heise.de. The company had accused Lenovo of unpaid licences for the use of patents relating to the H. …
  • ASUS PH launches all-new 11th Gen Intel Powered Laptops ASUS ZenBook and ASUS VivoBook S14  26 Oct 2020 08:15 L-R: Actor Teejay Marquez debuts the all-new ASUS VivoBook S14 and DJ and Content Creator Jazmin Reyes can’t get her hands off the latest ASUS ZenBook 13. Celebrating its 11th year in the country, ASUS Philippines went back to its core identity of being a …
  • A crisis of confidence 26 Oct 2020 08:10 It was President Jimmy Carter who first used the expression that we have selected as the title for todays editorial offering. It came by way of a nationally televised address in 1979, widely referred to as “The malaise speech.” In it, he lamented the …
  • Supply of Laptops 26 Oct 2020 08:04
  • SLT launches community Wi-Fi networks with Fon Wireless 26 Oct 2020 07:48 Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has teamed up with Fon Wireless to launched the ‘sltgo’ Wi-Fi service. SLT broadband customers and internet consumers can now access Wi-Fi connectivity on the go via community Wi-Fi networks. This connectivity will extend to over 23 …
  • Indian animation, VFX industries to take a hit despite covid-led opportunities 26 Oct 2020 07:30 The covid-19 pandemic may have provided several opportunities to entertainment industries such as animation and visual effects as they can have employees working remotely on projects unlike live action shoots. The segments will still, however, see a 51% …
  • How is EdTech Helping Educators Meet Post COVID-19 Learning Expectations? 26 Oct 2020 07:26 By Marc Remond, vice president, meeting and learning experience solutions, Barco APAC Higher education institutions around the world have acknowledged that technology has a significant role to play in the future of education, particularly as institutions …
  • DepEd defends purchase of vehicles 26 Oct 2020 07:12 The Department of Education defended Monday the purchase of service vehicles for its engineers, saying that this is in line with its efforts to properly equip its local offices to be “more effective and fast” in the delivery of services to students and …
  • 20 ways 2020 changed how we use technology forever 26 Oct 2020 06:47 1. We looked at little but screens. Between squinting at spreadsheets, bingeing Netflix’s “Tiger King" (twice) and doom-scrolling news on Twitter, we’ve become a species whose devices are our primary, if not quite sole, view on the outside world. …
  • Amazon, Flipkart begin 2nd festive sale round after 7-day fiesta 26 Oct 2020 06:42 Image Source : FLIPKART Amazon, Flipkart begin 2nd festive sale round after 7-day fiesta. Amazon and Flipkart are the two popular e-commerce retailers in India. Both the companies managed to register record sales in the seven-day period to kick off the …
  • ‘Zombie batteries’ causing hundreds of waste fires, experts warn 26 Oct 2020 06:07 “Zombie batteries” are causing hundreds of fires a year at waste and recycling sites, industry experts have warned. They are urging people to ensure dead batteries are not thrown away in household rubbish or recycling. Batteries discarded with general …
  • Students falling behind as wait for technology continues in HISD 26 Oct 2020 05:55 HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- It's a small start. Just five Chromebooks delivered to help children whose families fight homelessness or who are in foster care. Our first stop was to meet Carla Alvarez, a mother of four who lost her job during the COVID-19 …
  • How to Steal an Election – Part III 26 Oct 2020 03:59 Photo Credit: Pixabay Social Media Madness {Reposted from the Gatestone Institute website} We are less than two weeks from election day, so here is your final installment to help you understand the theft of the upcoming presidential election. We previously …
  • Apple and Google's web-controlling pact under threat in US lawsuit 26 Oct 2020 03:46 Apple and Google are joined at the hip, even though Cook has said internet advertising, Google's bread and butter, engages in "surveillance" of consumers and even though Steve Jobs, Apple's co-founder, once promised "thermonuclear …
  • #EndSARS: Time to move forward 26 Oct 2020 02:59 Nigeria has in the past two weeks witnessed a series of protests by its youths, who are calling for an end to police brutality in the country.   The general call for an end to impunity by the police was signposted by a direct call for the scrapping of the …
  • Looting of palliative warehouses continues in Abuja, Adamawa, Kogi, deaths recorded in stampede 26 Oct 2020 00:47 Akinpelu Dada, Adelani Adepegba, Eniola Akinkuotu, Oladimeji Ramon, Leke Baiyewu, Wale Oyewale, Edward Nnachi, Justin Tyopuusu, Hindi Livinus, Dennis Naku, Ada Wodu, Godwin Isenyo, James Abraham, Tunde Oyekola, Bola Bamigbola, Ada Wodu, Daud Olatunji, Ted …
  • Join ABC13's laptop drive and help underserved Houston students succeed 26 Oct 2020 00:19 HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Help Greater Houston's most underserved students succeed! A major inequality exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic is the need for technology for thousands of homeless and foster care students in the Houston area. As part of Disney…
  • Inside The Fight For Abortion Rights On A Catholic Campus 26 Oct 2020 00:07 Above: Megan King poses for a portrait on the campus of Saint Mary’s College on Oct. 22 in Notre Dame, Indiana. Credit: Evan Cobb for HuffPost Two years ago, when Megan King enrolled at Saint Mary’s College, a private Catholic women’s liberal arts school …
  • MVA 'Hush Hush' About COVID Outbreaks, Workers Say 25 Oct 2020 22:59 Renee Nadreau started feeling sick two weeks ago. She had a cough and a headache. At first she thought it might be allergies. Then she woke up one day and couldn’t taste her coffee.   “Right then I knew I had COVID,” Nadreau said.    After a test confirmed …
  • Shane Helms on Triple H Once Calling Him ‘An Internet Guy,’ How Wrestlers Purposefully Try to Anger Fans Online to Get Heat 25 Oct 2020 22:42 – The Wrestling Inc. Daily recently interviewed former WWE Superstar Shane Helms, who discussed his background as a computer programming major, getting Matt Hardy hooked on social media, and how that can affect wrestling in terms of trying to get heat from …
  • Centre's brilliant offer to help new businesses get started 25 Oct 2020 22:28 New businesses are being given the best chance to succeed by a Nuneaton community centre - offering bill and rent free rooms. Jamie Collins, manager at the Bermuda Phoenix Centre, has launched a scheme to give a helping hand for new businesses to get off …
  • Importance of regulating screen time during pandemic 25 Oct 2020 22:11 “Two hours of television per day sucks a year of your life away.” Those are the results of one of the big studies that came out when I was a kid to keep us youngsters outdoors and away from the TV.  It seems like we’ve thrown that advice out the window in …
  • Craigmyle turkey supper cancelled 25 Oct 2020 22:06 I believe I have finally figured out why folk from the Deep South call a racoon a “coon”.  Coon is a four letter word; raccoon is not! Yes, we are once again, hunting a “coon.”  When the cat food was disappearing at an alarming rate, we set up a game cam …
  • Huawei, China Firms Said to Seek Curbs on Nvidias Arm Deal - Bloomberg 25 Oct 2020 22:06 SHARE THIS ARTICLE Chinese technology companies including Huawei Technologies Co. have expressed strong concerns to local regulators about Nvidia Corp.’s proposed acquisition of Arm Ltd., people familiar with the matter said, potentially jeopardizing the $ …
  • Beyond Bank modernises its contact centre environment 25 Oct 2020 21:40 Beyond Bank is focusing its technology development and resources on building out an omnichannel environment, allowing customers to engage in a mix of digital channels. National manager Brent Alexander told iTnews the bank had been able to keep its regular …
  • ‘Apple, Google and a Deal That Controls the Internet’ 25 Oct 2020 19:35 The New York Times' looks at "a deal that controls the internet" — Apple's agreement to feature Google as the preselected search engine for iPhones, saying America's Justice Department views it "as a prime example of what …
  • Linux 5.10 Brings Many Changes From Better CPU Support To File-System Optimizations 25 Oct 2020 18:40 The Linux 5.10 merge window is set to close this afternoon followed by around seven weeks worth of release candidates before the stable kernel release in December. As usual here is our look at the many new features set to premiere with this next version of …
  • Remote schooling in the pandemic has made Chromebooks a bigger force in the computer market 25 Oct 2020 17:45 Sundar Pichai, senior vice president for Chrome at Google Inc., holds up a new Chromebook Pixel as he speaks during a launch event in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. Google Inc., owner of the world’s most popular search engine, …
  • Is Right to Repair Gaining Momentum? 25 Oct 2020 16:04 "A movement known as 'right to repair' is starting to make progress in pushing for laws that prohibit restrictions..." reports the New York Times: This August, Democrats introduced a bill in Congress to block manufacturers' limits on …
  • 34 Of The Best Deals You Won’t Find Anywhere Else This Weekend 25 Oct 2020 14:43 No matter what goods you’re in the market for, whether it be health and wellness products or fun stuff for the cat, scary high price tags can really put a crimp in your plans. But we’ve found 34 exclusive deals sure to give your wallet a break. MQ Direct …
  • With a resounding victory, Democrats can protect us from the next Trump 25 Oct 2020 14:20 That explanation sounded reasonable after a Democratic sweep in 2018, and would look even more credible should former vice president Joe Biden and the Democrats sweep to victory in nine days. Depending on the magnitude of the Democrats’ victory, the …
  • Faces of 65 paedos and perverts jailed this year in Merseyside 25 Oct 2020 12:07 These are the faces of 65 paedophiles and perverts from Merseyside and its surrounding areas jailed so far this year for terrible sex crimes. This grim list includes a monster who repeatedly raped two young girls and a pervert who arranged to molest a …
  • Unemployment, Nigeria’s greatest problem, says Senator 25 Oct 2020 11:48 By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe(Kwara central) has empowered no fewer than 300 of his constituents on information communication technology (ICT), tailoring, hairdressing and others. He lamented unemployment is one of the greatest …