Apple delays release of AirPods for headphone jack-less iPhone

Apple delays release of AirPods for headphone jack-less iPhone

Perhaps a delay is understandable. If you've been holding out for Apple's promised "late October" AirPods release, it looks like you'll be waiting a little longer. You should not expect Apple to make Airpods for sale after its "hello again" event. Using them is simple. The AirPods are one of Apple's alternative set-up suggestions for audio now the analogue headphone port has been removed from the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Read More

Louisville's Lamar Jackson widens Heisman lead with fourth-quarter comeback at Virginia

Louisville's Lamar Jackson widens Heisman lead with fourth-quarter comeback at Virginia

Virginia simply left too much time on the clock for Jackson & Co.to pull off a comeback win, and Jackson's two ideal passes just proved why he's the Heisman Trophy front-runner. Louisville improved to 7-1 on the year with the win. "That's the No.5 team and we went toe to toe", safety Quin Blanding said. Texas is 4-4 on the season, which looks a whole lot better than 3-5, and 2-3 in Big 12 play, which looks a whole lot better than 1-4. Read More

Iceland PM quits after Pirates advance in vote

Iceland PM quits after Pirates advance in vote

The Pirate Party has a five-point programme that includes holding a referendum on European Union membership, constitutional change to make leaders more accountable, greater protection of natural resources and the closure of tax loopholes for large corporations. Read More

World's Largest Marine Sanctuary Created Off Antarctica

The idea for the reserve was introduced by New Zealand and the USA in 2012, and will feature a 70 per cent protected "no-take" zone where fishing is banned and nothing can be removed. Scientists believe that the marine park can be a platform for a deeper understanding of climate change impacts. And as a result its innumerable appointed-landlords have made a decision to turn the frozen continent into the largest protected marine reserve this planet has ever known. Read More

Apple unveils thinnest, lightest new MacBook Pro

Apple unveils thinnest, lightest new MacBook Pro

Apple has reduced up to 27 percent in its quarterly profit according to reports. However, MacBook Pro 2016 enthusiasts will finally hear good news about this most awaited Apple technology. If you wanted, you could spend about $4800 on a fully tricked-out 15-inch MacBook Pro with all the bells, whistles and software that Apple offers. If you're upgrading from an older MacBook Pro, this will feel like an upgrade: the screen is brighter, the performance is noticeably better and the computers ... Read More

Old city near epicenter hard hit by Italy quake

Rinaldo said two elderly people were rescued from their home, where they were trapped. "Many houses collapsed", Ussita Mayor Marco Rinaldi told Sky TG24. "The situation is ugly and you can see the noticeable damage, but luckily I can say it's better than it looks". "We have to keep people calm". The European-Mediterranean Seismological Center put the magnitude at 6 .6 or 6.5 with an epicenter 132 kilometers northeast of Rome and 67 kilometers east of Perugia, near the epicenter of last ... Read More

Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states

Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states

On average, more than 11,000 people are voting in person every day. Early voting will continue until November 3. Four years earlier, it was 87,659. As in-person early voting kicks off in Florida , Republicans are ahead, but by a narrow margin. Read More

Warm temps Thursday lead to likely rain ahead of weekend

Friday night: Rain likely after 11 p.m. Cloudy skies are expected as temperatures reach a low of about 40. Today's National Weather Service forecast: Cloudy, with a 30 percent chance of scattered showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of sprinkles between 10 a.m. Read More

Nissan Commits to Build New Models in Britain, Securing 7000 Jobs

Nissan Commits to Build New Models in Britain, Securing 7000 Jobs

A cloud of uncertainty over the future of thousands of jobs was lifted, following the announcement of 2 new cars being built here in our city - the the new Qashqai and X-Trail. Around 80 percent of vehicles produced in Sunderland are exported to more than 130 global markets, highlighting why any possibile trade tariffs with the European Union were a cause for concern. Read More

Mother and son found safe in Sonoma County Amber Alert

Mother and son found safe in Sonoma County Amber Alert

She believes the suspect to be her daughter, 35-year-old Hannah Ruth Ashley who came into her home and took her child. Downieville is located in Sierra County, about 200 miles northeast of Guerneville. Hannah Ashley pictured, along with 7-month-old Henry Massey. Massey is a white male, with grey eyes and brown hair . An Amber Alert deactivation message was issued by authorities at around 3:20 p.m. Read More

Presidential Campaigns Blast AT&T-Time Warner Merger

A big part of that is that the acquisition was flawless fodder for a candidate who maintains that the media has too much power and is undermining his candidacy. -Minn., the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust , Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights, issued a statement Monday: "An acquisition of Time Warner by AT&T would potentially raise significant antitrust issues, which the subcommittee would carefully examine". Read More

Donald Trump calls Hillary Clinton 'a nasty woman', Twitter rages

While Trump maintained he would win, numerous Republican leaders conceded that he was heading for defeat barring a significant shift in the campaign's closing days. But the mood on the plane was certainly relaxed. In her first campaign rally since Wednesday's third and final debate , the Democratic nominee slammed Trump for taking such an unprecedented position. Read More

Web attack brings down major sites like Twitter and Spotify

A number of popular websites like Twitter and Netflix were down for some users on Friday in what appears to be a massive cyber attack. Some customers may experience increased DNS query latency and delayed zone propagation during this time . Read More

Wonder Woman Becomes Honorary UN Ambassador at Livestreamed Event

This comic superhero will serve as the face of a year-long campaign in the fight for gender equality. Gadot, star of the upcoming Wonder Woman movie, recently tweeted the theme of the United Nations campaign: "Providing equal rights and opportunities will unleash the power and potential of women and girls everywhere". Read More

This new bike lock can stop thieves by making them vomit

This new bike lock can stop thieves by making them vomit

It's true. There are some pretty brazen bike thieves out there who're quite happy to take an angle grinder to a bike lock so they can grab the two-wheeler that caught their eye. The lock has yet to be tested on a real thief, but it has been tested on Idzkowski, Perrenoud, and volunteers at the distances of two, five, 10, and 20 feet. Read More

Mysterious Planet 9 may be 'twisting' the solar system, scientists say

The unusual orbit of the quite large Planet Nine, however, would add a several billion year wobble to the system, and based on its hypothesized size and distance from the sun, a six-degree title would be a flawless fit. Researchers first suggested the existence of a ninth planet in January. It's even more evidence that planet Nine is for real. Astronomers can't see " Planet Nine". Read More

Sudden impact? Latest data points to parachute problem for ESA's Mars lander

Schiaparelli should have thrown off its back heat shield and parachute before firing its thrusters, which would allow it to glide down towards the surface until it was about six feet above it. On Earth, most methane is produced by biological processes. This is the main reason why humanity is looking at Mars for a possible future planetary colonization. Read More

Feds see cooler-than-normal winter coming for Minnesota

Feds see cooler-than-normal winter coming for Minnesota

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released its temperature predictions for December through February. While snowfall amounts and exact temperatures can not be pinpointed yet, there is evident agreement among the winter outlooks: the Rockford region should gear up for a rather snowy and cold winter, especially compared to last year's record breaking warm winter across the United States. Read More

Hyundai recalls midsize cars; sunroofs can fly into traffic

Hyundai recalls midsize cars; sunroofs can fly into traffic

Hyundai has received no reports of accidents or injuries due to the problem , but the company had several reports of detached sunroofs since the problem was first reported in March 2016. In its filing, Hyundai also indicated there was a second way in which the sunroof can pop off and into traffic. There were no more complaints until August. Read More

His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

Baseball pundits marveled at Francona's bullpen management after the game, as they have throughout the post-season (and even during the regular season ). "That's not taking anything away from JD, but the heart of our lineup is as good as anybody in the game". I'm nervous because Toronto is sending Marco Estrada to the mound in Game 5. Read More

Bank of America's profits rise 6 percent, beats estimates

Bank of America's profits rise 6 percent, beats estimates

It trades at an average volume of 82.48M shares versus 101.33M shares recorded at the end of last trading session. For the next 5 years, Bank of America Corporation is expecting Growth of 7.38% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 16.24% per annum. Read More

Google Pixel vs iPhone 7: Which one is best?

Google is giving Pixel owners unlimited free cloud storage at full resolution for all the pictures and videos shot with the phone, including 4K video. In the spirit of trying to see around corners and into the future, I tried to rely on Assistant for as much as possible in my first few days with the Google Pixel XL, just to see if Google's machine learning mascot could augment or even replace my dependence on a visual interface for using a smartphone. Read More

Apple reportedly ditches plans to build a self-driving vehicle

Apple reportedly ditches plans to build a self-driving vehicle

Hundreds of members of the auto team "have been reassigned, let go, or have left of their own volition in recent months, the people said, asking not to be identified because the moves aren't public". And after launching the Apple Watch to much hype last year, sales of the smartwatch line are expected to drop this year, in spite of the recent launch of the Apple Watch Series 2. Read More

Montreal Protocol HFC Phase-Out Amendment Shows Global Commitment To Tackling Climate Change

Widely used in fridges, air conditioning and aerosol sprays, they are also the fastest-growing of all greenhouse gases. "It's a huge step forward", said U.S. A few states, such as India and Pakistan, agreed to slower HFC deadlines. Benson Ireri, a senior policy adviser at aid group Christian Aid, said that all African countries had volunteered for the earlier deadline because they anxious about global warming pushing more of their citizens into poverty. Read More

Amazon-Introduces-Music-Unlimited

Amazon-Introduces-Music-Unlimited

The company plans to unveil shortly Amazon Music Unlimited , a streaming service that will compete directly with Spotify , Apple Music and every other outlet in the increasingly crowded on-demand audio market. Prime subscribers already get access to Amazon Instant Video, which includes Amazon's original programming like Transparent and Mozart in the Jungle , as well as photo storage and some music and book benefits that predated the company's recent additions. Read More

Qantas, Virgin ban Samsung Galaxy Note7 over fire risk

Qantas, Virgin ban Samsung Galaxy Note7 over fire risk

After Singapore Airlines , AirAsia too has prohibited the carrying of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on all its flights. Samsung is now convincing users to voluntarily recall their original or replacement units of the Galaxy Note 7 that were sold or exchanged in the United States before and after September 15. Read More

China launches crew to dock with experimental space station

Automated docking should happened sometime on Tuesday, and then that will kick off a 30-day stretch aboard the module by Jing and Chen. Chinese officials are now looking to internationalize their own program by offering to help finance other countries' missions to Tiangong 2 . Read More

Rumor: Microsoft will unveil a Kaby Lake refresh for Surface devices

Rumor: Microsoft will unveil a Kaby Lake refresh for Surface devices

Microsoft is listing the existing versions of the Surface Book and the Surface Pro as "old" on its Amazon store, hinting that a new version is just around the corner. What's more is that the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is now experiencing price drops ranging from $100 United States dollars up to $585 USD. It's important to note that these devices aren't expected to be called Surface Book 2 and Surface Pro 5. Read More

Hurricane Nicole delays next US cargo mission to space

The next USA cargo supply trip to the International Space Station has been postponed until Sunday due to Hurricane Nicole, which is bearing down on Bermuda, NASA said Tuesday. "If the hurricane gets out of there Thursday and passes through, we can reconfigure Friday, test everything Saturday and launch on Sunday", Eberly told Mashable . Read More

Southwest flight evacuated after Samsung Galaxy Note 7 began to smoke

Flight attendants on many airlines added a warning about the Samsung device to their pre-flight safety demonstrations. Samsung has landed itself in deep trouble all over again with the arrival of new report which alleges that a replacement Galaxy Note 7 has exploded. Read More