Uber has acknowledged using the software, known as Greyball , to circumvent government officials who were trying to clamp down on Uber in areas where its service had not yet been approved, including Portland. The current nature and scope of the potential investigation remains unclear, and it is uncertain if any individual will be charged. Greyball used data from consumers' devices, credit cards, and Global Positioning System information to obscure Uber drivers' true location.
The March for Science is a global movement to defend science and its role in health, the economy and government. "We all live with science whether we study it or not", she said . He had previously said that he does not believe in man-made climate change and attempted to influence the public communication of science and environment authorities like the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Parks Service.
General Sergey Rudskoy, chief of the main operational directorate of the general staff of the Russian armed forces, said "if there's the need, based on the development of the situation, the memorandum" for the creation of the safe zones in Syria "allows for the formation of additional de-escalation zones ".
Moreover, the America-First Offshore Energy Strategy, as the executive order is called, arrives at a time when industry demand for offshore leasing is nearing the lowest level in years, as onshore production and low oil prices have taken a toll.
During an interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour at a Women for Women International Event, Clinton attributed a portion of blame for her loss in November to a letter sent by FBI Director James Comey to lawmakers informing them that they were investigating additional emails potentially related to Clinton.
Administration in over 30 years". Anne Herdman Royal wears a brain hat during the March for Science on Saturday , April 22, 2017 , in Chattanooga, Tenn. From climate change denial to targeting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency , Hina said stances taken by the administration are bad for the planet and for people.
SpaceX already relaunched (and re-landed) a Falcon 9 booster that had previously been to space, and the company plans to launch more soon. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket lifted off Monday morning from its NASA-leased pad at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The company said the Core i5 version of the Surface Laptop was priced from US$999 while the i7 model starts at US$1599. Despite plunging sales of its Surface tablet computer, Microsoft double-downed on the brand by unveiling a new Surface Laptop - just hours after the first images of the new device leaked online .
Richard Zurawski, a meteorologist-turned-city-councillor who helped organize the event, said it is imperative that politicians combat the creeping influence of pseudo-science at all levels of government. "Listen to the scientists", the marchers in London chanted. Maguylo said she hopes people took what they learned Saturday and were inspired to tell government representatives to not make cuts to science programs.
Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi too is eagerly waiting for the contest between arch-rivals in the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017 . Defending champions India's first match is against Pakistan in Birmingham on June 4. Holding a gun to the ICC's head and threatening to pull out of the Champions Trophy was an ill-advised method. The CoA has copied the e-mail to all office-bearers about how the delay in team selection is portraying Indian cricket and cricketers in "negative" light.
Police officers armed with tear gas launchers stand guard outside Sialang Bungkuk Prison following the escape of hundreds of its inmates in Pekanbaru, Riau province, Indonesia, Friday, May 5, 2017. Citizens around the prison panicked and tried to help the police arrest the prisoners who ran to residential and plantation areas. The prison, which has a capacity of 361, is holding more than 1,870 people, Tejo said.
Despite Microsoft's larger than expected 26 percent decline in Surface revenue revealed last week, Microsoft is on somewhat of a roll with its Surface hardware, which comes amid perceived missteps by Apple, such as the MacBook Pro, and a perception it's abandoned creatives by not updating the Mac Pro.
FARC leader Ivan Marquez said in an interview this week with Red Mas Noticias that if needed, the two sides would extend the May 31 deadline to complete the demobilisation process, adding that the rebels will not begin turning over their arms until the government follows through on its commitment to free hundreds of jailed rebels subject to an amnesty.
Critics say the social network has been too slow to react to online violence, and questioned whether Facebook Live-a strategic area of development for the company-should be disabled, after several cases in which it was used to broadcast rapes.
For the first time, more than half of the homes in the U.S. no longer have landline phones, but a wireless phone or a smartphone. Another 39.4% of households had both types of service and 6.5% had landlines only. And the majority of wireless-only households (83.7 percent) are unrelated adults living together with no children. "The wireless-only population are more likely to engage in risky behaviors", Stephen Blumberg, an author of the report, told STAT reporter Andrew Joseph.
The spacecraft, which has been in orbit around the giant ringed planet since 2004, is on its finale mission, dubbed the Grand Finale. With an hour of observations contained within the movie, Cassini can be seen flying southward over the planet.
But the sunsetting visas idea's placement on the whiteboard certainly highlights the thinking of influential policy-makers in the Trump administration. The first item on the list is "Repeal and Replace Obamacare". Perhaps there is no such action plan or maybe it's just Bannon's and would get shot down by others in the warring camps within the White House.
Simply hover your cursor over the "like" button and react away. Comments only had a "Like" button beforehand and the addition of reactions is surely going to boost interactivity within post comments . Because why bother commenting on a comment when you can just click the "Heart" emoji? Reactions launched globally in February a year ago as an alternative to the humble Like.
Freeport-McMoRan had a positive return on equity of 3.52% and a negative net margin of 28.09%. The Higher end of the revenue forecast is $4.28 Billion, while the Lower end of the forecast is $3.13 Billion. Freeport-McMoRan Inc ( FCX ) is a mining company. The company has a market cap of $16.89 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 62.46 and a beta of 2.49.
According to consulting firm Futuresource , 58% of devices sold to United States schools in 2016 were Chromebooks, while 22% ran Windows operating systems and 19% ran Apple ones. That could potentially alienate partners and discourage them from embracing the new Windows. With Windows 10, Microsoft has challenged Apple's position as the premiere platform for creatives and other power users.
The company behind the phone is Unihertz , which is based in Shanghai and has more than 10 years of experience in cell phone designing and manufacturing, according to its profile. The tiny size of the Jelly smartphone does not deter it sporting a decent 8MP camera in the rear and a 2MP sensor on the front for selfies. It runs on Android Nougat 7.0.
Look for the constellation Aquarius-the meteors are thought to stem from Eta Aquarii, one of its brightest stars, which is called the "radiant". According to NASA , the Eta Aquarids are known for moving swiftly - about 148,000 miles per hour.
Each cluster and parallel field were imaged in infrared light by Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3), and in visible light by its Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS ). SEE MORE: How Does NASA Transport A Massive $9 Billion Telescope? Unlike the Milky Way and Andromeda, which are spiral galaxies, elliptical galaxies don't have arms and typically don't have any blue (young) stars; they're also relatively devoid of dust and gas.
The arrival of a Prime Video app on the Apple TV would cap off nearly two years of feuding between the companies. Now it seems Amazon and Apple may have come to a truce. Amazon Video could soon arrive on Apple TV, if a new report is to be believed. Worse still, Amazon stopped selling Apple TV models with the most recent generation's launch.
If you click on the "Open in Docs" link, it will send an email to your entire inbox. If you're a Gmail user that has received an email inviting you to view a document, it could be a scam . According to a report in BuzzFeed news , some of these malicious mails were addressed to "firstname.lastname@example.org" with the receiver's address in BCC.
Trading up into the first round from their slot in the second round, which only cost them one of the "free" picks the Bears gave them, to nab a player that had no business being available so late. The thinking was that their coaching had gotten the max out of the players; they arrived with much of their upside already realized. Walker was named the 2016 ACC Defensive Player of the Year.
We will have to wait and see how this plays out for Microsoft and if the company changes its stance on the matter. The base model includes 128GB of storage , 4GB of RAM and runs on an Intel Core i5 processor. Microsoft is starting preorders for the Surface Laptop today, with prices starting at $999 US. The 13-inch laptop weighs less than a 13-inch MacBook Pro at 2.76 pounds (1.25 kg) and comes with a touchscreen display and Surface Pen support.
President Donald Trump says in an Earth Day statement that his administration is "committed to keeping our air and water clean, to preserving our forests, lakes and open spaces and to protecting endangered species". It's a message almost 8,000 people gathered in Public Square to rally behind Saturday during the city's first March for Science . People aren't celebrating Earth Day just chilling in nature this year...they're marching! Thousands of demonstrators marched downtown Saturday to ...
He wrote, "With all the praises my father is getting, this picture has just taken it to the next level!" As per various box-office trackers, on day six of its release, the period extravaganza has crossed Rs 700 crore gross worldwide, surpassing the lifetime gross of Baahubali: The Beginning's total lifetime collection of Rs 650 crore.
UBS analyst Colin Langan maintained a sell rating on Tesla and price target of 160, about half of where the stock now sits. "One of our challenges will be to eliminate any misperception about the differences between Model S and Model 3 ", the company said .
Whitson describes milestone as "a huge honor", commends NASA for making it possible. Whitson's current mission is projected to last five more months at least, which means she'll rack up over 650 days in space if all goes as planned. Space & Rocket center agree. "This is a very special day in the glorious history of American spaceflight", he said during the live-streamed conversation.
President Trump and Republicans have promised the American people to repeal and replace Obamacare, and that is what we are doing. The American Cancer Society expressed concerns that the bill will leave cancer patients unable to pay for plans, arguing that the bill would make pre-existing condition protections "virtually meaningless".
Brexit Secretary David Davis added the commission was "trying to bully the British people", adding on BBC One's Question Time: "The British people will not be bullied, and the Government will not allow them to be bullied". European Parliament president Antonio Tajani rejected the Prime Minister's claim and a spokesman for Mr Juncker said his office was too busy to meddle in the election.
And taking the cue from the leaked information of the OnePlus 5, it is going to be before the end of the month of June that we will come across the smartphone. The only slight variations from existing rumors are the screen, which is listed here as being a 5.5-inch QHD one, where elsewhere we've heard that it will either be 5.3 inches at that resolution, or a 5.5-inch 1080p one, and the battery , which is listed as 3,580mAh, where other rumors put it at either 3,600mAh or 4,000mAh.
He told reporters in Manila, "I can not make any definite promises", noting that he already is scheduled to visit Russian Federation and Israel in the coming months. Trump has also warmed up to Chinese President Xi, despite his crackdown on lawyers, right activists and religious leaders. Ignoring human rights will not advance USA interests in the Philippines or any place else.