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Elementary School To Drop Confederate Name For Obama

A dominantly black public school in MS named after Jefferson Davis , president of the Confederate States in the 1860s, will be renamed after former President B...


Top HMD exec purportedly refutes Nokia 8 United States launch speculation

Like the most recent flagship smartphones that have been announced, the Nokia 9 will also feature a design that's almost bezel-less. This is the Nokia 9 , ...


October Harvest Moon Rare Sight to See

Usually it occurs before the equinox in September but, in 2017, the Harvest Moon will actually be in October. The harvest moon is so called because for centur...


Over 57000 flee home as volcano may erupt in Bali

Mount Agung is one of many active volcanoes in the ring of fire , a string of volcanoes and seismic activity that runs through the Indonesian archipelago a...


Apple TV 4K set to eventually support Dolby Atmos surround sound

Apple , however, has confirmed to The Verge , as well as other publications, that Dolby Atmos support is coming to the Apple TV 4K in the future, though a ...


Teva Pharmaceutical: Talk About a Good Hire!

Hills Bank & Trust Company, which manages about $284.64M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE) by 55,957 shares to 69,9...


As Jio Turns One, It Gets Another Reason To Celebrate

Now, there are slew of plans from companies other than Reliance Jio that also offer 1GB data (or even more in some cases) per day. Since the launch of Mukes...


Windows 10 Fall Creators Update confirmed for 17 October release

The best part is that the OneDrive files can be accessed without having to sync the folder in entirety. As far as other features , Myerson said the Fall Cr...


David Clarke Resigns As Milwaukee Co. Sheriff

In an email to The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Clarke said that "only someone with a political agenda would say this is plagiarism". Clarke announced in May ...


Valve confirm Steam support for Windows VR headsets

Asus' new Mixed Reality headset is based on Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality concept, something that the Redmond major is pushing in a major way. Odd and ...


Fallout 4 VR Will Be Launched Without Any DLCs

While the release of three high profile games from Bethesda is very good news for virtual reality, what's not great is exclusivity agreements. Skyrim VR ...


Gionee X1 Debuts In India With An Affordable $140 Price Tag

Now, the company has introduced the all-new X-series by launching a new smartphone dubbed Gionee X1 . The Gionee X1 sports a 5-inch HD (720p) display and...


BMW Z4 Concept Shot Revealed Ahead Of Pebble Beach Debut

Coated in a frozen "Energetic Orange" paint, the auto features a host of new styling features that will more than likely end up on the production version, due o...


SoundCloud isn't going anywhere, raises largest funding ever

The company, which laid off 40 percent of its staff in July, said in a blog post that the financing was raised from media-focused investment bank Raine Group ...


Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Proposes Moving Confederate Statues

Former mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's administration had discussed plans for altering the signage for two of the four statues and removing two of them altoget...


CW sets two-night event for four-way superhero crossover

Four of the most popular shows on TV ( Supergirl , The Flash , Arrow and Legends of Tomorrow ) came together to deliver three seamless episodes that were no...


Bhutan may be key to resolving Doklam crisis, Chinese scholar

The article argued that China must avoid war, but insist on Indian troop withdrawal from Doklam by other means. It is a demilitarised zone where Indo-Tibetan Bo...


Ghost Recon Wildlands Free PvP Mode Revealed

Ghost War is a separate mode where your squadmates will choose from a variety of classes and fight against another squad on a selection of set maps pulled from...


YouTube combating extremism by redirecting users to videos debunking extremist narratives

Extremist groups including ISIS use video on YouTube to recruit and radicalize prospective terrorists. In a Thursday blog post, YouTube said it's rolling out...


Microsoft GLAS: Redmond giant shows off Cortana-powered smart thermostat

Here's everything you need to know. "As the inventors of the first thermostat , Johnson Controls has innovated once again with GLAS ". "Beyond the GLAS ...


Simon Pagenaud takes Toronto IndyCar pole

IndyCar series leader Scott Dixon enjoyed an encouraging day's practice at the Toronto street race round, clocking the third-quickest time. 2016 Honda ...


Proposed changes to U.S. net neutrality rules unacceptable to tech firms

From a business perspective, limitations on what pages people can access could ultimately lead to fewer people viewing certain pages. Amazon.com Inc.is taking p...


Personal Data of 6 Million Verizon Customers Was Leaked

A "senior Verizon employee" told ZDNet that "the company was unaware that the data was being exfiltrated or exported, and Verizon had no control over the ...


Feds investigate explosion at USAF recruiting office

Bomb squads were dispatched to the Tulsa suburb of Bixby around 10:30 p.m. local time on Monday night. The office's front doors were damaged by the explosion, b...


Oculus Rift + Touch Goes on Sale for Just £399!

That's only £50 more than the PlayStation VR , which doesn't come with motion controllers as standard - or indeed the camera needed to use it. Apparently the c...


Apple's iPhone 10th Anniversary: They Said It Would Fail

Munster says that the Apple Glasses will do numerous things that the iPhone does today without users having to take the iPhone out of a pocket. "It won'...


Bruno Mars to open BET Awards

Due to his tour schedule, earlier this year for the Billboard Awards, Mars was forced to pre-record his "Versace on the Floor" performance from one of his man...


Samsung will probably launch the Galaxy Note 8 in late August

These are some of the special features of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 . When it comes to productivity, the tablet automatically attaches to Samsung's keybo...


In 'The Last Knight,' round 5 for the Transformers

While most filmmakers go for economy of storytelling, Bay's ethos is to always add more. It's like Bay and Hasbro's executives had a meeting one day to throw ...


SA watchdog to oppose Zuma's bid to set aside influence peddling report

In her 355-page report released on November 2 past year, former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela said Zuma and some of his ministers may have allowed the Guptas...


Square Enix Reveals Life Is Strange: Before The Storm At E3

However, it would appear that Deck Nine Games are behind the new project. Life is Strange: Before the Storm starts its three-episode run on August 31. . The...


Apple's HomePod speaker pumps up the volume on tech rivals

Once money is transferred, it will be transferred to an Apple Pay cash card that can be sent to friends, family, or deposited directly into the bank. With iO...


Report car hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

A witness told the BBC she saw a speeding white van veering into pedestrians. London police are treating injured people on a small street some 500 meters ...


'Evil Losers': Trump Responds to Ariana Grande Concert Bombing, ISIS Taking Credit

A source reportedly told the Evening Standard Callander died in the hospital with her mother by her side. She tweeted , "Broken. From the bottom of my hear...


LG X venture headed to AT&T on May 26

An exclusive for AT&T was announced this morning by LG, and it's a sturdy phone with a massive battery. This handset is designed for "active lifestyles" and oth...