• Saudi King names son new crown prince
Saudi King names son new crown prince

By this, King Salman has given the 31-year old nearly unprecedented powers as the world's leading oil exporter implements transformational reforms . The conflicts have deepened Sunni-Shiite enmity between hard-liners on both sides. Bin Salman has been central to the changes, which have helped his profile and powers grow rapidly under the tutel...

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  • Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince
Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince

Dubbed by Washington insiders as "the prince of counterterrorism", Mohammed bin Nayef developed a ground-breaking program that rehabilitates and counsels individuals convicted of terrorism-related crimes. Last year Mohammed bin Salman , or "MBS" as he is widely known, announced sweeping changes aimed, as he put it, at ending the kingdom's "a...

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  • Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO under investor pressure
Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO under investor pressure

Heavyweight investors - Benchmark, First Round Capital, Lowercase Capital, Menlo Ventures and Fidelity Investments - wrote a letter titled " Moving Uber Forward ", demanding Mr Kalanick steps down, according to The New York Times . She continued that he needed to change from a "scrappy entrepreneur" to a "leader of a major global company". The U...

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  • The OnePlus 5 could be the speediest smartphone of 2017
The OnePlus 5 could be the speediest smartphone of 2017

The result of all that effort? The OnePlus 5 is priced, 499 Euro and 449 GBP for the 6GB variant; and 559 Euro and 499 GBP for the 8GB variant, in the Europe and the United Kingdom respectively, where the phone is set to be available from June 27.

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  • Intel Corporation (INTC) Downgraded to
Intel Corporation (INTC) Downgraded to "Neutral" at Bank of America Corporation

The Yacktman Asset Management Lp holds 1.12 million shares with $40.48 million value, down from 1.16M last quarter. Intel Corporation, launched on March 1, 1989, is involved in designing and manufacturing products and technologies, such as the cloud.

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  • ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets
ESA's PLATO deep-space observatory to join hunt for new planets

It "could eventually even lead to the detection of extra-terrestrial life", the university added. In a meeting of ESA's Science Programme Committee held Tuesday, a decision was reached to make the detection of gravitational waves from space the third large-class mission in the space agency's Science program.

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  • Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure
Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

So far, more than 20 staff have been fired following a broader investigation into 200 harassment claims, including Kalanick's 2IC Emil Michael. Kalanick has enjoyed sweeping power at Uber, through his share ownership and voting power, as well as his commanding personality and micromanaging tendencies.

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  • Galaxy Note 8 Fingerprint Tech Has Circuitry Issues
Galaxy Note 8 Fingerprint Tech Has Circuitry Issues

Lets see when Samsung will confirm about the launch date of Note 8 . One feature clears up background noise by scanning multiple versions of the same photo and stitches together the best one. OnePlus made a decision to go all in with the camera here. The 4G VoLTE-ready launched in February this year. Samsung is taking a reserved approach i...

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  • Uber's Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO
Uber's Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO

Mr. Kalanick's resignation opens questions of who may take over Uber, especially since the company has been so molded in his image. It is not yet clear who will replace Kalanick at the helm. But under Kalanick, the company developed a reputation for ruthless tactics that have occasionally outraged government regulators , drivers, riders and empl...

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  • May And Macron Are Going After Websites That Harbor Terrorist Content
May And Macron Are Going After Websites That Harbor Terrorist Content

Priorities include looking into encrypted communication platforms used by extremists to evade security forces and new laws to impose penalties on online companies which fail to remove offensive content. Her weakened authority has helped turn the tables on the "bloody hard woman" she said she would portray at the negotiating table with the European ...

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  • Earth-like planets discovered by NASA telescope
Earth-like planets discovered by NASA telescope

Scientists also hope the James Webb Space telescope, which will replace the Hubble telescope in 2018, will be able to detect the molecular make-up of atmospheres of exoplanets, including the possibility of finding signatures of potential life forms.

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  • NASA's Kepler telescope finds 10 more Earth-like planets
NASA's Kepler telescope finds 10 more Earth-like planets

The planets are only "candidates" at the moment, which means astronomers will need to do more checks to confirm their findings. Launched in March 2009, Kepler used a 95-megapixel camera to detect the presence of planets by precisely measuring how the light of a parent star dimmed ever so slightly when one or more worlds passed in front as v...

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  • Queen outlines United Kingdom government agenda in scaled-down speech
Queen outlines United Kingdom government agenda in scaled-down speech

After four terror attacks and a deadly tower block blaze that have darkened the national mood, anti-government protesters are also planning a "Day of Rage" in the streets that will converge outside parliament with temperatures forecast to hit 34 degrees Celsius (93 degrees Fahrenheit) - London's hottest June day since 1976.

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  • OnePlus CEO Says OnePlus 5 Is Company's Fastest Selling Device
OnePlus CEO Says OnePlus 5 Is Company's Fastest Selling Device

Here we have collected some images featuring this newly launched stunning OnePlus 5 smartphone. The OnePlus 5 is simply a better smartphone than the OnePlus 3T . As for the storage options, you get the same 64GB and 128GB packages with no room to expand via a microSD card. As noted earlier, the new OnePlus 5 has a dual-lens camera, which carries a...

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  • Flash flood warning as Tropical Storm Cindy heads towards US
Flash flood warning as Tropical Storm Cindy heads towards US

Safety tips for potential flooding include driving carefully, checking windshield wipers, avoiding areas where the road isn't visible, reducing speed, leaving sufficient distance between vehicles, and making sure phones are charged. While the storm doesn't look impressive on satellite, there is ongoing thunderstorm activity in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

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  • Sega classics are coming to your phone for free
Sega classics are coming to your phone for free

Above: Altered Beast is coming to Sega Forever on mobile. If you choose to do so, you'll be able to remove ads entirely for a one-time payment of $1.99. Sure, Sonic has been out for mobile since 2015, but now you can get its ad-free version for $2. This will expand to cover multiple console generations over time, SEGA says, and icludes both "of...

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  • Supersonic Bombers Tear Across Korea After Death Of US College Student
Supersonic Bombers Tear Across Korea After Death Of US College Student

The ministry said it found that the drone departed from North Korea's Kumgang County on May second, six days after key equipment of the THAAD antimissile system entered its deployment site in Seongju located in the southern part of South Korea.

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  • Ducati adds to Multistrada 1200 Enduro with new Pro version
Ducati adds to Multistrada 1200 Enduro with new Pro version

Ducati has taken the wraps off the new, 2017 Multistrada 1200 Enduro Pro, a new variant of the off-road biased Multistrada 1200 Enduro. For now, there's no suggested Canadian MSRP for the Multistrada 1200 Enduro Pro, but we'd expect to see it in Canada later this summer.

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  • Republican leads as costly congressional race heads for a tight finish
Republican leads as costly congressional race heads for a tight finish

Democrats had been pinning their hopes on Jon Ossoff - a 30-year-old documentary filmmaker and former congressional aide - against the former Georgia secretary of state. Tuesday's runoff is one of four chances opposition Democrats have had to snatch a House seat since Trump took office. Her win protected GOP's majority in the 24-seat House and t...

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy Forms In The Gulf Of Mexico
Tropical Storm Cindy Forms In The Gulf Of Mexico

Showers and storms continue to develop around a broad area of low pressure that has exited the Yucatan Peninsula and moved into the southern Gulf of Mexico. At the same time, a tropical storm warning was extended westward from Intracoastal City, La., to High Island, Texas. CNN reports that downpours have already started in some places as Cindy ...

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