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Improved wi-fi security coming this year

Public Wi-Fi networks may soon get security boost following the announcement of a new wireless security standard known as WPA3 on Monday (Jan 8). This means...


Global X MSCI Nigeria ETF (NGE) Rises 3.41% for Jan 9

The author states that because the average's fallback is slow, trading systems can be created with nearly whipsaw-free trades. Over the course of the day 3.52...


What are microbeads and which products use them?

They have been widely criticised by environmentalists and marine conservationists for their harmful effects on animals and the environment. New Zealand's b...


New York Assemblywoman Indicted On 11 Counts of Fraud, Witness Tampering

Magistrate Judge Ramon E. Reyes, Jr. NY state Assemblywoman Pamela Harris was indicted on fraud charges Tuesday for what prosecutors said was the theft ...


Kodak announces its own cryptocurrency and watches stock price skyrocket

Shares in iconic film company Eastman Kodak rose by 133 per cent on Tuesday as the company announced plans to put out a cryptocurrency built on blockchain t...


Scorching air balloon crashes in Luxor; 1 vacationer killed

A South African man died and an Argentinian and two French tourists were being treated in hospital. One man died after the overloaded balloon crashed. A spoke...


Executive 'disappointed' by Discovery Communications' decision to leave Silver Spring

Representatives for Discovery have not yet replied to requests for comment from Washingtonian . Discovery Communications made a big announcement - saying i...


Jeff Bezos becomes the richest person in modern history

And as it does, the Amazon founder's net worth has crossed $105 billion - surpassing Bill Gates for the largest fortune in modern history, according to th...


JPMorgan's Dimon regrets calling bitcoin a 'fraud'

Speaking to Maria Bartiromo, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan Chase, made a partial retraction of his comments regarding Bitcoin, something he had called a fraud...


Allegiant Announced New Flights from Pittsburgh to Charleston and Sarasota

The low-priced carrier will begin offering the two new non-stop routes twice a week in April. Allegiant on January 9, announces two new nonstop routes from P...


TCL to launch Roku sound bar

We learned a few things about the new Voice Assistant during the TCL press conference: TCL said that by fall 2018 the Roku Assistant will be rolling out to se...


John Young - Orlando's 'hometown hero': A tribute by Rich Crotty

While walking on the moon, Young and Duke received word that Congress had approved the funding to develop the space shuttle. On January 5th, we lost John You...


Jet Airways male commander slaps female peer, both grounded

According to the crew members' statement, the pilot slapped his woman co-pilot in the cockpit after a heated argument. When she wouldn't, the co-pilot violated ...


Takata Recalls Another 3.3 Million Airbag Inflators In The US

The defective airbag inflators have been linked to 13 US deaths and hundreds of injuries. The tally now stands at approximately 34 million vehicles, making it...


Morrison - Wholesale drives a good Christmas

As a result the group saw an increase in LFL volumes and a 2.3% increase in transaction numbers. The Morrisons chief executive, David Potts, said there was ...


Guillermo del Toro wins best director at Golden Globes

It was well deserved and would've only been better if the film had won for Best Drama as well. In his film, a mute woman ( Sally Hawkins ) finds a connection ...


Donald Trump's daily routine of Tweeting, phone ranting and TV revealed

George W Bush typically arrived in the Oval Office by 6.45am while Barack Obama would work out before holding meetings from 9am or 10am. He had lunch for an...


Bitcoin pulls back further from $17000; Ethereum taps record high

We had discussed this yesterday in our article where we had mentioned that such corrections and consolidation are likely to happen with increasing frequency in ...


Kia Niro EV Concept Gets 238 Miles on a Charge

Power comes from a 64-kilowatt-hour lithium-polymer battery pack and a 150-kW electric motor. Replacing it is a pair of very thin lamps and a smooth, interactiv...


Protest In Sudan Over Price Of Bread Hike

On Saturday, police fired tear gas at groups of students protesting the price rise in the central Sudanese town of Sennar, witnesses told AFP . Separate pr...