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ObjectiveEd is building a better digital curriculum for vision-impaired kids

Children with vision impairments struggle to get a solid K-12 education for a lot of reasons — so the more tools their teachers have to impart basic skills and concepts, the better...

ObjectiveEd is building a better digital curriculum for vision-impaired kids

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Goldman Sachs building digital wealth management tool- executive Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Operating Officer John Waldron said on Friday that the bank is building a digital wealth management tool to try to gain...
16:42, 05/31/2019

Building the Brexit party: how Nigel Farage copied Italy's digital populists The former Ukip leader forged an alliance with the Five Star Movement just as they bulldozed Italian politics using a tightly controlled digital oper...
17:14, 05/21/2019

Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts...
23:56, 05/21/2019

The Checkup: Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts...
23:42, 05/20/2019

Melania Trump colors fish with kids at Japan digital museum Melania Trump was perfectly cool at an air-conditioned interactive digital museum in Tokyo where she drew a purple fish and had it projected on a dig...
09:42, 05/26/2019

Privacy Advocates Demand That the FTC Investigate Amazon's Digital Assistant for Kids Last year, Amazon released a cute little children’s version of its digital assistant, and just like the flagship product it is modeled after, it may ...
18:28, 05/09/2019

Inside the Elementary School Where Drug Addiction Sets the Curriculum About half of the student body at one Ohio elementary school has witnessed drug use at home. Educators spend time every day teaching the children how...
01:28, 06/13/2019

'They were beautiful kids': Harlem fire at city-owned building claims 6 lives, including 4 children Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and poli...
14:56, 05/08/2019

Digital Colony raises $4.05 bln for digital infrastructure fund -sources Digital Colony, a private equity firm backed by U.S. real estate investor Thomas Barrack, has raised $4.05 billion to invest in digital infrastructur...
08:42, 06/05/2019

The Most Popular Kids' Video Site in the World Isn't for Kids Children who do watch YouTube Kids tend to shift over to YouTube's main site before they hit 13, according to multiple people at YouTube familiar wit...
15:28, 06/18/2019

Parents vape around kids, even kids with asthma (Reuters Health) - American adults are more likely to use e-cigarettes when they have children at home, especially when kids have asthma, a U.S. stud...
05:00, 05/07/2019

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.    ...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Best laptops for kids 2019: the top laptops for kids in elementary school and beyond These days, having a good laptop is complete necessary not only for grown-ups, but also for the kids. The best laptops for kids will usually take the...
03:56, 06/05/2019

Digital Cold War Here’s one vision of the future: In half the world, driverless cars built by Baidu and connected by Huawei’s 5G wireless service carry residents who ...
13:28, 05/17/2019

What does ERP have to do with Making Tax Digital? If you’re a business owner or are involved in finance, you’ll undoubtedly have heard of Making Tax Digital (MTD). For anyone who’...
18:00, 05/08/2019

Huawei’s next big challenge is building its own OS After a bunch of companies stopped trading with Huawei, the company is preparing for life after that. Most important of them all was Google, whose ba...
15:28, 05/23/2019

The Building Blocks of the D-Day Victory The Memorial Museum of the Battle of Normandy—located a short distance from the beaches where the historic landing happened 75 years ago—commemorates...
03:42, 06/06/2019

Building a tribute into every truck Each one of GM's carbon-fiber pickup beds will be etched with a tribute to Tim Connors, who served as manufacturing chief engineer of the automaker's...
06:56, 04/29/2019

Sri Lanka dawdles in digital Its local banks have invested heavily in technology, but many customers still prefer the old-fashioned ways: paper ledgers and physical tellers. And ...
19:28, 04/28/2019

How to Vanquish Your Digital Addiction Analog Week is a strange concept for me. As Lifehacker’s senior technology editor, I’m glued to a screen for most of my day. I’d love to just throw a...
18:00, 06/11/2019

Birth control goes digital (KPRC) Family planning and birth control are going digital. A study from Georgetown University shows one popular family planning app – DOT R...
22:14, 05/16/2019

A digital 'dress' sold for $9,500 Ever bought clothes primarily to impress your online friends? Now you might just get the chance to buy clothes that exist solely online. Dutch startu...
00:42, 05/28/2019

Out-Building Fire On 7th Street Under Investigation LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a late night fire near downtown Lexington. It happened just after 1...
12:56, 05/03/2019

Cop kills ex, then himself in Brazil government building A police officer shot his ex-girlfriend to death at her office at the municipal education department in Brazil's capital and then killed himself Mond...
23:00, 05/20/2019

GM is thinking about building an electric Hummer The chatter about an electric Hummer comes as GM is looking to transform itself from a conventional, gas-powered-vehicle maker into what CEO Mary Bar...
17:00, 06/17/2019

Five Killed In Shanghai Building Collapse Five people were killed on Thursday when the roof of a Shanghai commercial building caved in upon construction workers who were renovating it, the ci...
16:28, 05/16/2019

James Dyson: why we’re building an electric car James Dyson first came up with the idea of an electric car in the '90s Britain’s best-known inventor speaks to Autocar about the thinking behind hi...
14:28, 05/09/2019

Why this country is building hundreds of airports When China's air industry hits the news, stories are typically centered on passengers going rogue, punching each other, trying to wrestle open emerge...
07:42, 05/29/2019

| Running to the top of the Empire State building It's the oldest race of its kind in the world. A run up the stairs to the top of the Empire State building in New York draws competitors from around ...
20:28, 05/16/2019

At least 3 killed in China building collapse BEIJING (AP) — Authorities say at least three people have been killed and four remain buried in the collapse of a building in southern China. Framewo...
13:00, 05/20/2019

F-16 fighter jet crashes into California building An Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashed into the side of a commercial building in California Thursday, authorities said. No one was injured when the pl...
06:42, 05/17/2019

Maisonette in Jackie O’s old Fifth Ave. co-op building asks $4M A ground-floor maisonette at 1040 Fifth Ave., the Rosario Candela-designed building that was famously home to Jackie Kennedy Onassis, is on the marke...
05:42, 06/13/2019

Why China is building hundreds of new airports China's high speed ascendance to the jet age has prompted a massive airport building project that will plug millions of its citizens directly into in...
06:28, 05/26/2019

SpaceX is building another Starship in Florida After a poster on NASASpaceflight.com uploaded pictures of another Starship vehicle (f.k.a. BFR) under construction in Florida -- to go along with pr...
14:00, 05/15/2019

Is a Digital Scale More Accurate Than Analog? We’ve all stepped on an old, analog scale and insisted the number was wrong—it must be the scale! But is buying an expensive, new digital scale with...
23:28, 06/10/2019

G20 agrees to push ahead with digital tax Group of 20 finance ministers agreed to compile common rules to close loopholes used by global tech giants such as Facebook to reduce their corporate...
19:00, 06/08/2019

Facebook's Future As a Digital Graveyard It’s not a wild notion for Facebook adoption to dramatically slow down over time. And while a certain board member may be hellbent on cheating death,...
23:28, 04/29/2019

I don’t! Why a digital wedding startup will never work To grasp how the modern technology economy is changing us psychologically, just look at those cases where it’s failedHave you heard about the hot new...
17:00, 05/01/2019

We Need to Build Up ‘Digital Trust’ in Tech Opinion: Framing our concerns with tech as issues of privacy or responsibility focuses narrowly on symptoms, not on the systemic issue—we need digita...
21:56, 05/28/2019

Disc-less Xbox One S: everything you need to know about the all digital console As digital downloads and online streaming has changed how we consume film, TV, entertainment and games, it's no huge surprise that Microsoft has...
18:42, 05/13/2019

UK businesses falling behind in digital transformation As organizations across Europe move increasingly into a digital age, new research from Kyocera has revealed that the UK is losing ground in its adapt...
02:42, 06/13/2019

Looking at the bigger picture of Making Tax Digital April 1st saw the introduction of Making Tax Digital (MTD), a scheme aimed at bringing manual VAT return processes for UK businesses up to date with ...
15:56, 05/02/2019

One month later, $249 All-Digital Xbox One S still seems unsustainable Psht, who needs 'em? (credit: Squirmelia) It has been about a month since Microsoft announced its disc-drive-free, "All Digital" Xbox One S. At the...
23:14, 05/14/2019

Xbox One does away with discs in new $249 All-Digital Edition Discs! What are they good for? Well, they’re nice if you don’t want to be tied to an online-only ecosystem. But if you don’t mind t...
19:14, 04/28/2019

Gannett Set to Win Proxy Fight With Digital First Gannett is poised to retain control of its entire board in a proxy fight with a hedge-fund-backed rival that made a hostile bid for the USA Today own...
08:14, 05/16/2019

Samsung and Mastercard team up on Digital ID Mobile shopping could be set for a major security boost following a new partnership between Mastercard and Samsung.The card provider has announced it...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Make Sure Your Mom Never Forgets What You Look Like With This $104 Digital Frame Mother’s Day is on Sunday, which means there isn’t a ton of time left to shop. If you’ve been stumped on what to get your mom, picture frames are alw...
19:00, 05/06/2019

Cortana could soon be the best digital assistant – with a little help from friends Opening up access to Cortana to third-party hardware, and Windows 10 to competing services like Amazon’s Alexa, seemed like the death knell fo...
05:56, 05/07/2019

The Fight Over a Landmark Digital Privacy Law Wednesday: A conversation with State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson. Also: California sues the Trump administration again; and a Randy’s Donuts expansio...
22:42, 05/22/2019

Digital license plates now in 3 states, with more on the way New digital license plate technology started in the San Francisco Bay Area with tech-savvy vehicle owners who wanted the convenience of over-the-air ...
12:14, 05/16/2019

AMD and Cray are building the 'world's most powerful supercomputer' The US may be set to hang onto the crown of having the world's most powerful supercomputer for some time. Cray Computing and AMD are building an...
13:56, 05/07/2019

AMD and Cray are building the world's fastest supercomputer The US currently has the world's most powerful supercomputer and the country could hold this claim for some time thanks to the announcement that...
21:28, 05/07/2019

Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years For 137 years, the construction of Barcelona's Sagrada Familia had been carried out illegally. But now the Roman Catholic church finally received its...
17:56, 06/10/2019

Thieves mug 90-year-old man inside Harlem building A pair of thieves robbed a 90-year-old man of his wallet and cash in his Harlem apartment building, police said Thursday. The suspects approached the...
08:56, 05/17/2019

Starrett-Lehigh building gets major upgrades — and new name The Starrett-Lehigh building is getting street cred with a new entrance, retail, restaurants and food hall under the new moniker Starrett-Lehigh Depo...
08:42, 06/19/2019

Building a community for statistics and data science at MIT and beyond As a focal point for statistics at MIT, the Statistics and Data Science Center (SDSC) reflects the unique nature of statistics at MIT: steeped in cut...
21:56, 05/10/2019

Apple is looking into building foldable iPhones out of glass Samsung wasted the opportunity to become the first major smartphone vendor to launch a foldable handset, as the Galaxy Fold turned out to have a few ...
01:14, 05/30/2019

Man shot in the face in Bronx building lobby A man was shot in the face and the head in the Bronx Thursday afternoon, police said. The 32-year-old was struck when gunfire broke out at around 2:3...
00:14, 05/03/2019

Raccoon rescued from outside third story of Michigan building A wayward raccoon caused a stir in a Michigan city when it climbed to the third floor of a building and became stranded, prompting a rescue operation...
20:42, 05/15/2019

Amazon Is Getting Closer to Building a Wearable That Knows When You're Depressed It looks like Amazon is working on a new Alexa-powered gadget that can listen to you and decide how you feel, and make recommendations based on your ...
17:28, 05/23/2019

Five dead in building collapse in China's Shanghai Five people were killed when a building undergoing renovation collapsed in China's financial hub of Shanghai on Thursday, though 14 people were pulle...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Mexico studies building new immigration facilities Mexico is studying a change in the way it handles the migrants who have been overwhelming its facilities near the border with Guatemala, and may try ...
20:28, 05/21/2019

Man, 63, jumped to his death from Lincoln Square building A man jumped to his death from a luxury Lincoln Square building Saturday morning, authorities said. The 63-year-old fell from approximately the 15th ...
21:28, 05/25/2019

19 Rescued From Collapsed Shanghai Building: Government Rescue teams pulled 19 survivors from the rubble of a commercial building that collapsed in Shanghai on Thursday as it was undergoing redevelopment, ...
14:42, 05/16/2019

Crews respond to building fire near 6th Ave, 22nd St TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews responded to a building fire early Wednesday morning. Fire officials say multiple 911 calls were made, reportin...
18:28, 05/22/2019

F-16 pilot ejects before jet crashes into California building An F-16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on ...
10:14, 05/17/2019

Google's Scrutiny by Justice Department Has Been Building The Justice Department’s plans to investigate Alphabet Inc.’s Google have been building over time, amid a growing public conversation about whether t...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Value of Canadian building permits gains 2.1% in March The value of Canadian building permits rose 2.1% in March, driven higher by construction plans in the four Western provinces, after falling a revised...
14:56, 05/10/2019

Planned Parenthood building clinic despite abortion law BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Planned Parenthood is building a new women’s clinic in Alabama despite the state’s near-total ban on abortions. A...
15:56, 06/15/2019

PMs back building Holocaust memorial next to parliament All five living prime ministers have backed the building of a Holocaust memorial next to the Houses of Parliament, with Theresa May saying it is the ...
13:28, 05/07/2019

| WATCH: Five killed in Shanghai building collapse Five people were killed when the roof of a Shanghai commercial building caved in upon construction workers who were renovating it, the city governmen...
19:00, 05/16/2019

The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur is for When a Whole Building Needs to do 207 MPH The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur took some notes from the Porsche Panamera it shares a platform with, finally getting rear-wheel steering, adding rear-wh...
19:56, 06/11/2019

Bridging the Internet's Digital Language Divide Tech companies want to get the next billion people online, but those users may find the internet has little to offer in the languages they speak at h...
19:28, 06/13/2019

Sunday Comics: Digital Toilet Paper Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
17:28, 06/02/2019

Digital game sales data just got a little less opaque (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Longtime readers may recall that we used to pay close attention to the monthly drops of US game and console sales i...
22:14, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Digital Colony, EQT to buy Zayo for $8.2 bln in cash U.S. communications infrastructure provider Zayo Group Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it agreed to be sold to investment firms Digital Colony Partner...
14:56, 05/08/2019

Civilization VI Digital Copy Is Down to Just $45 for the Nintendo Switch Last week’s PlayStation sales must’ve made Switch owners feel a little left out, but hopefully this week will make up for it, starting with Civilizat...
22:56, 06/10/2019

Avengers: Endgame's New Asgard Is Way More Digital Than You Realized The best visual effects are the ones you don’t even know are there. In a film like Avengers: Endgame, it’s fairly obvious something like the Hulk is ...
01:56, 05/16/2019

Digital transformation for the healthcare industry: five things to consider While every industry is facing increasingly stringent levels of regulation and oversight, none is more tightly regulated than healthcare and pharmace...
13:42, 05/08/2019

Guardian Digital Fellowship 2019: apply now Today we are launching the new Guardian Digital Fellowship scheme for 2019. Find out how you can apply and help shape the future of digital media.We ...
14:00, 05/31/2019

Lucifer Within Us is Kitfox’s new game about digital exorcism Lucifier Within Us is coming from Kitfox Games and the designers behind The Shrouded Isle, and it's coming to PC at an unspecified release date.Read ...
04:42, 06/11/2019

Britons having less sex and digital life may be to blame – study Research finds drop in sexual activity steepest for married and cohabiting couplesSex is on the decline in Britain, particularly among married and co...
02:28, 05/08/2019

Western Europe's best digital bank 2019: dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy copy dummy ...
18:00, 05/30/2019

These Are The Star Wars Digital Comic Discounts You're Looking For May the Fourth might be seven parsecs behind us at this point, but that doesn’t mean the Star Wars deals have all become force ghosts. For a limited ...
20:56, 05/11/2019

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos t...
17:56, 06/04/2019

Facebook, Twitter and the Digital Disinformation Mess The kind of disinformation now known as fake news has tainted public discourse for centuries, even millennia. But it’s been amplified in our digital ...
05:00, 05/19/2019

NSW government looks to grow digital skills in those not going to university There's a skills shortage, but there isn't enough of a focus on the 50% of students who don't want to go to university, according to NSW Minister for...
03:42, 05/23/2019

100-year-old ‘Motorcyclist’ magazine moves to digital only Motorcyclist, a 100-year-old magazine, is the latest to go all-digital, but Editor-in-Chief Chris Cantle and his staff will remain on board to put ou...
08:14, 05/29/2019

Get closer than before with OPPO Reno’s first ever 60x Digital Zoom Wherever you go today, chances are you have your smartphone in your pocket. But more than just a device for keeping you connected to the world, smart...
13:28, 06/09/2019

Mattel revs up Hot Wheels to new digital generation The iconic best-selling brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy and digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display....
15:28, 06/14/2019

These 9 courses can turn you into a digital marketing pro—and they’re on sale for $15 For those ready to tackle 21st century commerce, but unsure where to start, The Complete Digital Marketing Super Bundle ($37, over 90 percent off fro...
14:56, 05/25/2019

These are the top five trends shaping the future of digital health BIIThe healthcare industry is in a state of disruption. Digital solutions are becoming a necessary part of the new global standard of care for patien...
15:00, 05/01/2019

G20 agrees to push ahead with digital tax: communique Group of 20 finance ministers agreed on Saturday to compile common rules to close loopholes used by global tech giants such as Facebook to reduce the...
14:00, 06/08/2019

Digital transformation could be causing security risk Rapid deployment of digital transformation technologies could be leaving businesses at risk according to a new report which highlights a growing secu...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson – Fatherhood Initiative Sunday is Father’s Day, a special day on the calendar set aside to celebrate the men in our lives who are working to make the lives of our chil...
22:56, 06/13/2019

Digital transformation and the role of network visibility Nearly eight in 10 companies in the U.S. are in the process of undergoing a digital transformation (DX) and worldwide, DX spending is predicted to re...
13:42, 05/22/2019

With the USMCA, free trade finally goes digital Congress will soon debate and vote on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, a monumental deal that modernizes North American trade for...
08:42, 06/01/2019

Conjure Up $106 To Own Every Harry Potter Film On 4K Blu-ray + Digital In case you missed the same deal on May 2nd (better known to non-muggles as the Anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts), the complete 4K Harry Potter ...
18:28, 05/23/2019

The good, the bad and the ugly - digital transformation and legacy IT IT is a rapidly evolving industry and, as such, it is extremely difficult for businesses to keep up and continue to implement new technology as it is...
14:00, 05/24/2019

More Telltale Games Are Disappearing From Digital Storefronts Valve recently removed the option to buy the Telltale-developed series Tales From The Borderlands on Steam, and Good Old Games has announced it will ...
00:56, 05/24/2019

Witness felt building shake as helicopter crashed A helicopter crash-landed on the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the pilot and briefly unnerving the city. The crash happened ...
12:42, 06/11/2019

Virginia Beach: gunman kills at least 11 at government building Police say the shooter, a longtime employee, died at the sceneIncident occurred in municipal centerA gunman killed 11 people and injured at least 6 o...
01:28, 06/01/2019

Air museum in Indiana plans building for Cold War-era bomber BUNKER HILL, Ind. (AP) — The aircraft museum at northern Indiana’s Grissom Air Reserve Base is working to raise $300,000 toward a building to p...
15:00, 05/28/2019

7 steps to building a stellar engineering competency matrix As a manager, I view it as my responsibility to provide every engineer with a realistic and achievable growth plan they can execute against. In that ...
13:42, 05/27/2019

Man gunned down inside Brooklyn NYCHA building: cops A man died after he was shot inside a Brooklyn public housing building on Monday afternoon, police said. The 31-year-old was inside the lobby of a bu...
02:28, 06/18/2019

Barcelona's Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years Barcelona's Sagrada Familia - one of Spain's most famous tourist sites which has been illegally under construction for more than a century - has fina...
23:42, 06/07/2019

Can Someone Good at the Economy Please Help, My Big Gaudy Apartment Building Is Dying President Donald Trump’s golden Manhattan skyscraper is ostensibly the flagship property of the Trump family’s global empire. But, according to an an...
18:14, 05/14/2019

Amazon to Share New Building With Homeless Shelter in Seattle The e-commerce company is looking to make a temporary arrangement permanent, pledging to spend “tens of millions of dollars” on a facility for famili...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Hungary will have to play role in 5G network building: minister Hungary's government will have to play some role in the construction of 5G network in co-operation with service providers to accelerate the build-up ...
10:14, 06/18/2019

Tibbits are colorful pre-programmed modules for building IoT devices At first glance, Tibbits look like building blocks, but each one is a module or a connector that makes it easier to build connected devices and syste...
18:56, 05/31/2019

Crews battle 2-alarm fire at abandoned building TUCSON – Crews responded to a 2-alarm abandoned building fire Friday morning. Tucson Fire Department crews were dispatched to a building near 29th St...
17:14, 06/07/2019

Man plunges to death from staircase in Trinity Building downtown A man visiting a law office at a Lower Manhattan office building Tuesday afternoon plunged five floors to his death from a staircase inside the build...
22:42, 06/04/2019

Man accused of starting fire near National Archives building A Washington, D.C., man is accused of setting a gas can on fire outside of the National Archives building, which houses the Declaration of Independen...
15:28, 05/07/2019

De Blasio defends landmarking of Strand Bookstore building Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday tried to rewrite the narrative on the controversy surrounding a landmark designation of the iconic Strand Bookstore...
01:42, 06/13/2019

Brooklyn building collapses after being rammed into by out-of-control driver A Brooklyn building collapsed into a heap of rubble after an out-of-control driver rammed into it on Monday night, authorities said. The driver caree...
07:56, 05/07/2019

ByKolles building hypercar for WEC, will miss races in 2019/20 The ByKolles LMP1 team will not contest the full 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season as it prepares its future road car-based hypercar projec...
22:14, 06/13/2019

Blaze erupts in office building near Vegas Strip A blaze erupted in an office building east of the Las Vegas Strip, producing a massive smoke plume. No injuries were immediately reported, and the ca...
22:00, 06/17/2019

Building a health-tracking wearable would be a no-brainer for Amazon Amazon is reportedly getting into the wearables space. It would help the company learn more about customers, and potentially corner the market on a d...
19:14, 05/23/2019

Microsoft leases new office building in downtown Manhattan Microsoft has signed a downtown lease for a major office outpost in New York City, The Post has learned. The tech giant this week signed its lease fo...
01:28, 05/16/2019

Toddler miraculously survives being impaled after falling off building Horrifying pictures show a toddler who survived a 30-foot fall from a building – and being impaled by a 6ft-long iron rod. Nadeem, 3, was playi...
20:14, 05/21/2019

London firefighters combat apartment building blaze Several floors of an apartment building in east London were on fire and at least 100 firefighters were deployed to the scene, officials have said. Th...
18:56, 06/09/2019

Crews implode vacant 21-storey building in Pennsylvania Sixteen thousand tons of Bethlehem Steel collapsed in a matter of seconds Sunday as a demolition crew imploded Martin Tower, the defunct steelmaker’s...
18:28, 05/19/2019

Number Of Dead In Shanghai Building Collapse Rises To 10 The number of dead in the collapse of a Shanghai commercial building that was undergoing renovation rose to 10 overnight after three more victims wer...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Inside America’s soon-to-be tallest condo building on Billionaires’ Row A king-size bed overlooks Manhattan through wall-to-wall glass; polished stone and gold accent a grand lobby entrance; and private cabanas line the o...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Muscle-building protein shakes may threaten health A recent study in mice warns that 'overloading' on the amino acids that popular protein shakes contain may lead to health problems and shorten lifesp...
12:28, 05/03/2019

Barcelona's La Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years Antoni Gaudi's church, which still isn't finished a century after construction began, has received its formal planning permit. The part-Gothic, part-...
01:28, 06/09/2019

Facebook Building Cryptocurrency-Based Payments System Facebook is recruiting dozens of financial firms and online merchants to help launch a cryptocurrency-based payments system on the back of its social...
02:28, 05/03/2019

DragonSpeed to focus on building a fulltime IndyCar team INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — DragonSpeed plans to focus more energy on building an IndyCar program while scaling back its sports car efforts. DragonSpeed is t...
17:42, 05/18/2019

Minecraft at 10: a decade of building things and changing lives As the blocky exploration game and creativity tool reaches its first decade, our games writer – and the father of someone on the autism spectrum – re...
11:14, 05/18/2019

1 Dead, 6 Injured After Crane Collapses On Apartment Building In US A woman was killed and six others sustained injuries on Sunday after a crane collapsed onto an apartment building in downtown Dallas, amid inclement ...
06:28, 06/10/2019

Helicopter crashes into roof of building in midtown Manhattan A helicopter crashed in midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon. The crash occurred near West 51st Street and Seventh Avenue, on the north end of Times...
20:14, 06/10/2019

Amazon is building dedicated warehouses for hazardous goods Amazon is building dedicated warehouses to store hazardous goods, with the first one it constructed from scratch set to open this summer. It follows ...
22:56, 05/17/2019

Dead newborn found behind Bronx apartment building A dead newborn baby was found behind an apartment building in the South Bronx on Thursday evening, police said. A resident of the building found the ...
09:28, 05/03/2019

Facebook is building a massive solar farm in Texas ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Facebook is building a massive solar farm in West Texas that’s believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and t...
20:56, 06/11/2019

Spain’s Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years Better late than never. One of the world’s most well-known Roman Catholic churches — a tourist magnet built by famed architect Antoni Gaudi in Spain ...
02:28, 06/08/2019

Facebook researchers are building virtual spaces to improve AI and AR Will virtual assistants be able to tell the difference between your living room and your kitchen? Or even help you find a missing book or set of keys...
18:42, 06/14/2019

New Church Building Dedicated in Texas Town Where 26 Were Killed The First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs made its old building into a memorial to victims of the 2017 massacre, and designed its new one with s...
05:14, 05/20/2019

This Tank Man image from Tiananmen Square heralded a new digital age "Tank Man" is an iconic image of how one man defied brutal state power at Tiananmen Square 30 years ago. It also marked the beginning of a new techno...
19:56, 06/05/2019

Aadhaar, Demonetisation Spurred Digital Payments Growth: RBI After the demonetisation of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes in 2016 pushed digital payments, Aadhaar-enabled eKYC resulted in exponential growth, accordin...
12:56, 06/10/2019

A parent's guide to raising a good digital citizen "Do you know what you're looking at?" I ask my five-year-old and seven-year-old when we're on the iPad. "Yeah, yeah," they grumble as they...
17:42, 05/09/2019

Korg is working on a new DIY digital synth, no soldering required When it comes to tiny synthesizers, Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operators immediately come to mind. Korg may give the company more competition ...
05:14, 05/14/2019

Volkswagen to invest up to 4 billion euros in digital transformation Volkswagen will invest up to 4 billion euros over the years to 2023 to digitalize its administration and production, the German carmaker said on Wedn...
10:00, 06/05/2019

Wandering the quiet digital halls of Habbo hotel "I'm Unicorn_farts and welcome to your official Habbo Intelligence Agency Training Session!" I was in a strange room filled with black couch...
16:28, 05/13/2019

Drone data is a digital forensics gold mine As drones become a familiar sight, they will also become a new avenue for businesses to investigate incidents and law enforcement to solve crimes.Rea...
20:00, 06/03/2019

G20 agrees to wrap up digital tax by 2020: final communique Group of 20 finance ministers agreed on Sunday to compile common rules to close loopholes used by global tech giants such as Facebook to reduce their...
09:28, 06/09/2019

Laptop, wifi, wanderlust: the rise of the digital nomad From copywriters to computer programmers, people with online-based jobs are seizing the chance to take their work on their travelsI dismissed the ide...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Administration wants to allow debt collectors digital free rein This digital-first approach has alarmed consumer advocates who worry that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could give an industry known for h...
05:42, 05/08/2019

G20 agrees to wrap up digital tax by 2020 - final communique Group of 20 finance ministers agreed on Sunday to compile common rules to close loopholes used by global tech giants such as Facebook to reduce their...
08:28, 06/09/2019

On YouTube’s Digital Playground, an Open Gate for Pedophiles The site’s automated recommendation system, at times drawing on home movies of unwitting families, created a vast video catalog of prepubescent child...
11:28, 06/03/2019

When Quantum Computing Meets AI: Smarter Digital Assistants and More Quantum computing’s processing power could significantly improve artificial-intelligence systems within about five years, experts and business leader...
14:00, 05/24/2019

Digital billboard catches fire in Times Square NEW YORK (AP) — Firefighters have responded to the scene of digital billboard on fire in Times Square. Flames stated to shoot out of the LED billboar...
23:56, 05/18/2019

UK digital bank Monzo takes first steps into U.S. market Fast-growing British digital bank Monzo is launching in the United States through a limited rollout of its app-based checking account and connected d...
00:28, 06/14/2019

Digital love: does Netflix have an unhealthy robot sex obsession? From VR sexcapades in Maniac to amorous AI in Osmosis, the streaming service keeps bombarding us with disturbing tech hookups. Enough!Netflix, the bi...
17:00, 05/01/2019

Elaine Kasket: ‘There is no digital rule book for grief’ The counselling psychologist and author of All the Ghosts in the Machine discusses one of the most contentious issues of our ageElaine Kasket is a co...
15:28, 05/01/2019

Airbnb should be regarded as digital service provider, ECJ advised Legal opinion welcome by company facing French calls for greater regulationAirbnb has taken a step closer to avoiding onerous national regulations af...
15:28, 05/01/2019

U.S. lawmakers struggle to draft digital privacy bill Lawmakers drafting a bill to create rules governing online privacy hope to have a discussion draft complete by late May with a Senate committee vote ...
23:56, 04/30/2019

Inside the Hybrid Digital-Analog Lives of Children For our kids, the digital world is as much their native environment as the physical world. It's up to parents to help them thrive in this often mysti...
17:14, 05/20/2019

The Top 10 Trends in Digital Media 2019 (AMZN, GOOGL, FB) Business Insider Intelligence2019 will be a year of opportunities and challenges in the world of digital media. The digital duopoly of Google and Fac...
02:28, 05/29/2019

Indigenous community going digital to protect ancestral lands ISLA JOVAI TEJU, Paraguay – Rumilda Fernández’s indigenous community has long tended its ancestral lands in Paraguay, marking boundaries with a...
03:28, 05/21/2019

Western Digital fiscal Q3 clocked by inventory writedown The storage provider said it expects demand for storage to improve a bit for the rest of 2019. In the meantime, Western Digital is restructuring cost...
23:56, 04/29/2019

Israeli digital forensics firm Cellebrite gets $110 mln IGP investment Israel's Cellebrite, whose software can unlock and extract data from mobile devices and is used by law enforcement and government agencies as well as...
19:00, 06/17/2019

Army to get £22m cyber centre to combat digital threats The defence secretary has announced an investment of £22m to fund a new army cyber operations centre and told NATO allies they must become more ...
08:56, 05/23/2019

Facebook will launch its Libra digital currency in 2020 Facebook has finally revealed plans to launch its new digital currency Libra next year. The tech giant said users would be able to use the coin throu...
12:00, 06/18/2019

Digital news anchors coming to local TV channels Abu Dhabi Media (ADM) has signed a deal with the Chinese search engine Sogou to develop AI-driven news anchors- a digital version of a regular anchor...
18:42, 04/28/2019

Automattic buys Prospress in digital subscription push The company behind WordPress.com and WooCommerce, Automattic has acquired the startup Prospress as it looks to expand its digital subscription offeri...
00:00, 05/25/2019

Facebook reveals its new digital currency called Libra As expected, Facebook announced a brand new cryptocurrency coming in 2020 – Libra. Described as a new digital wallet for new digital currency, the ne...
14:56, 06/18/2019

Singapore ahead in use of digital health records, but behind in AI for diagnosis Some 89 percent of healthcare professionals in Singapore use digital data records, ahead of their peers in Australia and India, but are behind countr...
09:14, 06/19/2019

German far-right rules digital campaign for Europe election BERLIN (AP) — Polls put the far-right Alternative for Germany at less than 15 percent of the vote one week before European elections, but with their ...
11:56, 05/18/2019

New customer expectations are rewriting the digital transformation playbook Customers expect constant innovation. We are now entering an era where a company’s ability to provide innovative experiences is as important as the q...
21:56, 06/12/2019

New 2019 Kia XCeed to get 12.3-inch digital instrument panel News 11 Jun, 2019 The Kia XCeed, which is due to be revealed later this month, will be the first car from the brand to feature new 12.3...
15:14, 06/11/2019

Sports Illustrated Has a New Publisher, Digital Company TheMaven The deal ends Sports Illustrated’s ties to its former owner, Meredith, a few weeks after the Authentic Brands Group bought the magazine’s intellectua...
22:42, 06/17/2019

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson Mayor Linda Gorton (LEX 18)– Getting counted in the Federal Census is something done nationwide every 10 years! And, in 2020 the census report will be sent to eve...
06:28, 05/16/2019

Singapore targets lawyers in digital transformation drive Law Society establishes SmartLaw Guild to showcase best practices and case studies of technology adoption in the legal community, which have been off...
11:28, 05/17/2019

Digital camera sees around corners by guessing what's lurking behind An algorithm allows digital cameras to photograph objects hidden around a wall by interpreting subtle patterns of light that reflect on the floor or ...
14:42, 05/17/2019

Amazon Digital Assistant Alexa Gets New Skill: Amnesia Amazon on Wednesday added the ability to tell its Alexa digital assistant to forget what it has heard in a move that could assuage concerns about Ech...
04:42, 05/30/2019

We’ve been missing a big part of game industry’s digital revolution Enlarge / Data! Pew-pew! (credit: Aurich / Getty / Konami) Fig. 1: A year ago, NPD thought US game m...
22:14, 05/02/2019

The Humble VW Golf Is Getting an Audi-Style Digital Dash Buried deep in the midst of Volkswagen’s annual shareholder meeting document are our first teasers at what the 2020 Golf 8's interior will look l...
17:28, 05/15/2019

Societe Generale Private Banking: Building a pan-European footprint Societe Generale has had a presence in Luxembourg since 1893, making it the oldest foreign bank in the Grand Duchy. As well as being one of the marke...
06:42, 05/11/2019

Superman Building makes national list of endangered places Providence's iconic Superman Building is included on the National Trust for Historic Preservation's annual list of the nation's most endangered histo...
18:28, 05/30/2019

Judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall A federal judge blocked on Friday President Donald Trump from building sections of his long-sought border wall with money secured under his declarati...
06:42, 05/25/2019

Eleven pulled alive from rubble in China building collapse Rescue services pulled out 11 people alive from a collapsed building in China's financial hub of Shanghai on Thursday, and about same number are beli...
10:00, 05/16/2019

New Mexico blast at building housing fireworks hurts two firefighters Two firefighters were injured on Wednesday in an explosion at a building that houses fireworks near a regional airport south of Roswell, New Mexico, ...
22:56, 06/05/2019

Former Broward deputy arrested for not entering building during Parkland shooting Authorities on Tuesday arrested a former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school resource officer who didn't enter the school during a February 2018 mas...
06:42, 06/05/2019

Window washers rescued after their out-of-control lift slammed into building Emergency crews rescued two window washers Wednesday who were trapped in a material lift basket that was spinning out of control and slamming into th...
21:14, 05/15/2019

The Vale: How an indie studio is building an interactive radio drama Instead of relying on fancy graphics to tell its story, The Vale uses music, sound effects, and dialogue. It's like a controllable audio drama.Read M...
19:42, 06/05/2019

Surat Building Had No Fire Escape, Owners Missing: 10 Points Twenty people, mostly school children, have died in a fire at a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat. Most of the students are said to be aged between ...
18:14, 05/24/2019

Fire Kills at Least 18 in Western India as Students Jump From Building Firefighters struggled to quell flames in a commercial building in Gujarat state that housed a tutoring center and a gym. Video shared online showed ...
22:00, 05/24/2019

Nowhere Prophet Is A Deck-Building Roguelike Where Losing Your Cards Matters Nowhere Prophet has a fascinating mix of card game mechanics and choose-your-own-adventure strategizing, with a crisp art style and a straightforward...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Amnesty International: China-owned NYC building denies lease NEW YORK (AP) — A giant shipping conglomerate owned by the Chinese government has declined to lease space in a building it owns in lower Manhattan to...
03:14, 05/14/2019

The Dollar Underpins American Power. Rivals Are Building Workarounds. Iran sanctions have spurred Europe and India to devise systems to trade with Tehran without using the U.S. currency. The alternative methods diminish...
02:00, 05/30/2019

Papal aide restores Rome building's power to help homeless Pope Francis' almsgiver has gone down a Rome manhole to restore electricity for hundreds of homeless people living in an unused state-owned building....
22:28, 05/12/2019

Polygamous sect leader ordered to stop Minnesota building Officials in northern Minnesota have ordered a temporary halt to construction on land linked to a man who led a secretive polygamous sect's compound ...
02:56, 05/30/2019

Navy starts building new massive, 50-ton undersea attack drone The Navy is planning to launch a massive, 50-ton undersea drone to expand mission scope, increase attack options, integrate large high-tech sensors, ...
19:00, 06/03/2019

WADA building Russia cases, hopes to finish before 2020 MONTREAL (AP) — Doping officials are using recently gained data from Moscow’s anti-doping laboratory to build “strong” cases agains...
20:56, 05/16/2019

Papal aide restores Rome building’s power to help homeless ROME (AP) — Pope Francis’ almsgiver has gone down a Rome manhole to restore electricity for hundreds of homeless people living in an unused sta...
20:28, 05/12/2019

Parents sue city, DOE after Bronx teen ‘bullied into sex’ jumps off building The parents of a Bronx teen who was bullied into performing sex acts on two boys at school — then went home the same day and jumped off her roo...
07:42, 05/29/2019

The Dollar Powers American Dominance. Rivals Are Building Workarounds. Iran sanctions have spurred Europe and India to devise systems to trade with Tehran without using the U.S. currency. The alternative methods diminish...
21:56, 05/29/2019

How Nazi Germany Got A Lot Closer To Building A Nuclear Weapon In WWII A cube of uranium. A Nazi plan to build a nuclear bomb. A search for the fate of the remaining pieces of an experiment that might have altered histor...
12:42, 05/12/2019

Watch: F-16 Jet Crashes Into California Building, Pilot Ejects Safely An F-16 fighter jet being flown in routine training exercises crashed into a warehouse just outside March Air Reserve Base in Southern California on ...
09:00, 05/17/2019

Exclusive: Saudi's Falih says oil stocks still building, but OPEC to act if needed Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Saturday that OPEC will be responsive to the oil market's needs, but that he was not sure ther...
12:28, 05/18/2019

Fire At Municipal Corporation Building In Delhi's Connaught Place A fire broke out at the Delhi municipal corporation building in Connaught Place area on Saturday evening, news agency ANI reported. Six fire engines ...
16:42, 06/01/2019

Imogen Heap Is Building Tech to Change the Music Industry The singer-songwriter discusses her projects to help musicians, including a digital hub for artists and WiFi-connected gloves that control sound with...
13:14, 05/10/2019

California to fine developer for building pricey beach hotel LOS ANGELES (AP) — A developer could be hit with a record $25 million in fines and fees for constructing a high-priced hotel on the Southern Californ...
08:14, 05/08/2019

Russian military is building a flying vehicle with rotating paddles Defence researchers in Russia are building a cyclocopter, which is a flying vehicle that looks more like a paddle steamer than a conventional aircraf...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Man who works in New York helicopter crash building describes what it was like inside Gordon Aries, a UBS employee, works on the 14th floor of the Manhattan building that a helicopter crashed into.        ...
05:00, 06/11/2019

A Russian Billionaire's $1.3 Billion Bet on New York's Iconic Crown Building Vladislav Doronin says three penthouses at his Aman-branded project have sold for more than $325 million, despite a sluggish market and an oversupply...
08:56, 06/14/2019

Sister: woman killed in crane collapse lived in building DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the crane that collapsed into a Dallas apartment building (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The sister of a woman killed after...
22:56, 06/10/2019

Crane Collapses Into Dallas Apartment Building, Killing 1, Officials Say The crane toppled amid severe winds and sliced into an apartment complex in downtown Dallas on Sunday. One person was killed and six others were inju...
00:56, 06/10/2019

Qatar building for 2022 World Cup on Copa America debut RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For 2022 World Cup host Qatar, every Copa America match will be like a final. Sunday’s clash against Paraguay at the hist...
02:42, 06/16/2019

Crane collapses on Dallas apartment building: 1 dead, at least 6 injured The collapse occurred while the Dallas area was under a severe thunderstorm watch with wind speeds that could exceed 70 mph.     ...
03:28, 06/10/2019

One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Midtown Manhattan Building: Reports The New York Fire Department responded to reports of a helicopter crashing into a high rise building in Midtown Manhattan Monday afternoon. The New Y...
20:56, 06/10/2019

Teens stand in cage outside U.N. building to protest U.S. immigration policy Teenagers stood inside a metal cage outside U.N. headquarters in Geneva on Monday to punctuate a protest by American and Mexican activists demanding ...
17:28, 06/17/2019

Fire hits 21-story Manila building, no reports of injuries A fire has raged through the top floors of a 21-story residential building in the Philippine capital in the middle of a scorching summer and official...
10:28, 04/29/2019

Crane collapses on Dallas apartment building, killing one, injuring six A construction crane, apparently toppled by high winds, collapsed onto an apartment house in Dallas on Sunday and sliced through five floors of the b...
13:00, 06/10/2019

| Fire hits 21-story Manila building, no reports of injuries A fire has raged through the top floors of a 21-story residential building in the Philippine capital in the middle of a scorching summer and official...
22:14, 04/29/2019

Helicopter crashes onto roof of New York City building, killing one A helicopter made a crash landing onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper on Monday, killing at least one person and sending a plume of smoke...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Fury, Wilder building heavyweight rematch into bigger blockbuster Tyson Fury put on a masterful performance Saturday to raise his profile with fans and generate excitement for a second fight with Deontay Wilder. Bot...
03:14, 06/18/2019

Airplane part falls out of sky, hits Las Vegas apartment building Federal aviation and local law enforcement officials said they're investigating what appears to be a door or panel from an aircraft that fell out of ...
23:14, 06/07/2019

UNC Charlotte gunman intentionally chose building for attack, police say An ex-student, Trystan Andrew Terrell, was formally charged with murder and attempted murder at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.  ...
00:42, 05/02/2019

Hungarian government will play role in 5G network building: minister Hungary's government will have to play a role in building a 5G network in co-operation with service providers to ensure the infrastructure is put in ...
13:56, 06/18/2019

Vornado pitching office building to replace Hotel Pennsylvania Vornado Realty Trust is now actively pitching the proposed 1,400-foot-tall office building that would take the place of the battle-worn Hotel Pennsyl...
04:14, 06/12/2019

Link's Awakening Remake Is Out September, Has A New Dungeon-Building Feature The upcoming Switch remake of Zelda: Link’s Awakening looks like a 1:1 recreation of the original game, except for one big new feature: a dungeon bui...
19:56, 06/11/2019

Helicopter crash-lands on Midtown NYC office building, 1 killed A helicopter crash-landed atop a Midtown Manhattan office building Monday afternoon, officials told The Post. At least one man was killed, the NYPD s...
00:56, 06/11/2019

The inside story: Going digital – Goldman, AI and the future of bank leadership 2018: Euromoney was involved in the succession planning at Goldman Sachs and proposed a bold experiment in digital banking recruitment (from the imag...
13:00, 06/11/2019

TikTok Suicide, PUBG Death: Here's How to Fight Digital Addiction Digital addiction is real and it could be as dangerous as drug addiction, warned psychiatrists while outlining practical ways to fight the urge to us...
08:28, 06/17/2019

Altice USA buys digital news network Cheddar for $200M Altice USA is snapping up Cheddar, the millennial-focused live streaming-video news company, for $200 million. Cheddar CEO Jon Steinberg, a former pr...
14:00, 05/02/2019

Victoria earmarks AU$53m for digital service delivery and citizen engagement The state Budget is also prioritising ambulance radio upgrades, acute healthcare through initiatives such as a digital patient records system, and a ...
18:56, 05/27/2019

In Gannett Proxy Fight, ISS Adviser Backs One Digital First Nominee Digital First Media, the hedge fund-backed media company pushing Gannett to sell itself, picked up some support as it seeks board seats at the USA To...
15:14, 05/02/2019

Condé Nast bets big on video, orders 175 digital pilots Condé Nast said it has more than 175 new digital pilots in production for the 2019-20 season including 50 returning video series as Pamela Drucker Ma...
14:00, 05/02/2019

UN Panel Lauds India's Digital Initiatives For Economic Inclusion India has been lauded by a high-level panel on digital cooperation launched by UN chief General Antonio Guterres for undertaking revolutionary digita...
20:14, 06/13/2019

A Digital Cat-and-Mouse Battle Between Police and Protesters in Hong Kong An attack against the messaging app Telegram and the arrest of a user show how the Hong Kong clash is unfolding digitally, with growing sophisticatio...
15:56, 06/13/2019

Microsoft wants to help business users to build their own customized digital assistants Microsoft's evolving 'conversational AI' strategy looks to be a key focus at Build 2019. And Cortana is still part of that strategy, though in a more...
21:56, 04/29/2019

UK PM front-runner Johnson pledges to 'end the digital divide' by 2025 Boris Johnson, the front-runner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, pledged on Sunday to "end the digital divide" in Britain with the rollout of f...
03:28, 06/17/2019

Trump Wants to Wall Off Huawei, but the Digital World Bridles at Barriers Washington argues that global leaders must choose between an internet of Western values and one based on an authoritarian regime. If they do, how wil...
00:56, 05/28/2019

DOJ Antitrust Chief Stresses Role of Competition in Digital Economy The Justice Department’s top antitrust official said he would act to protect competition in the digital marketplace, his first public remarks since n...
19:14, 06/11/2019

G20 to progress digital tax plans targeting tech giants: Report According to Reuters, the group of 20 finance leaders have agreed to draft plans to close international loopholes used by tech giants to reduce their...
07:28, 06/11/2019

Hong Kong's digital battle: tech that helped protesters now used against them Wary of being tracked and targeted like activists inside China, protesters are keeping a low profile onlineIn early June, Ivan Ip, 22, joined a publi...
08:14, 06/14/2019

Ravi Shankar Prasad: PM Modi's Digital India Minder From a counsel holding the brief for the deity ''Ram Lalla'' in the Ayodhya title suit to a moderniser spearheading the ''Digital India'' initiative ...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Digital Conversation with Dia Davidson – Kentucky Children’s Hospital – UK HealthCare Children are our most precious gifts and caring for their medical needs can be challenging. Do you know where to take your child in case of an emerge...
00:28, 06/13/2019

Digital colonialism: cheap internet access for Africa, but at what cost? The African continent is developing its digital infrastructure with the support of know-how and technology from Silicon Valley. But is it giving the ...
23:28, 05/29/2019

A natural selection: Evolution evolves from board game to digital app Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. ...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Czech finance ministry plans 7 percent rate for new digital tax The Czech Finance Ministry said on Tuesday it was finalizing a plan to tax global internet giants and would submit a proposal by the end of May for a...
15:56, 04/30/2019

Global roadmap takes step towards solving digital tax conundrum Nearly 130 countries and territories have agreed to a roadmap aimed at overhauling international tax rules which have been overtaken by development o...
16:42, 05/31/2019

Paraguayan indigenous community goes digital to protect ancestral lands Rumilda Fernández's indigenous community has long tended its ancestral lands in Paraguay, marking boundaries with an ancient system of names for tree...
15:14, 05/20/2019

Macy’s digital transformation continues to fuel profit Macy's reported a first quarter profit of $136 million, or 44 cents per share, which far exceeded Wall Street's expectations.   ...
14:56, 05/15/2019

How Cognizant's digital evolution was derailed by an activist investment firm By constricting Cognizant's growth-first strategy during a time of re-invention and acquisitions, critics say that activist firm Elliot Management un...
07:28, 05/28/2019

UN makes ‘declaration of digital interdependence’, with release of tech report The digital future must be safer and more inclusive, says a new tech report, “the Age of Digital Interdependence”, released on Monday by the UN High ...
20:14, 06/10/2019

Business success in the digital economy: re-define “work” and look beyond the office Outdated working practices can be costly for UK organisations. Cities across the UK suffer from chaotic traffic and delayed public transportatio...
13:00, 06/17/2019

Stakes Are High as Nations Seek Accord on Taxing in Digital Age International negotiators say they are making progress on rewriting rules for how countries tax multinational corporations, marching toward consensus...
15:42, 06/06/2019

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet Facebook has announced its cryptocurrency Libra and a global association of organizations that will govern it. The company also announced Calibra, a ...
12:42, 06/18/2019

The future of voice recognition: meet your AI-controlled 'digital twin' This is a re-published article that we've picked as one of our favorites of the last year from our suite of TechRadar Originals.Speech is a much...
17:14, 05/12/2019

AT&T Business: Customer experience and digital transformation (CxOTalk interview) Learn how the Chief Marketing Officer of AT&T Business drives CX with organizational change at this huge company with $37 billion in revenue. He also...
23:14, 06/17/2019

RBI Lifts Charges On Digital Fund Transfers, Says Customers Must Benefit The Real Time Gross Settlement System (RTGS) is meant for large-value instantaneous fund transfers while the National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT...
12:56, 06/06/2019

EU to focus on trade tensions at G20, push for tax on digital firms- document Resolving global trade tensions is a top priority to maintain an expected modest rebound in global growth, European Union finance ministers will tell...
20:56, 06/04/2019

Taliban fighters double as reporters to wage Afghan digital war Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban's chief spokesman and editor-in-chief of the insurgent group's daily news bulletin, starts every day by collecting re...
05:28, 05/11/2019

Review: Super-hot board game Terraforming Mars goes digital Enlarge (credit: Asmodee Digital) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at card...
13:00, 05/02/2019

One Country's Uber-Convenient, Incredibly Invasive Digital ID System Residents of Estonia use their digital identities to vote, fill prescriptions and start businesses. Proponents say the system solves one of the inter...
17:56, 05/09/2019

Factbox: Facebook's new cryptocurrency Libra and digital wallet Calibra Facebook Inc revealed plans to establish a cryptocurrency called Libra on Tuesday. It will be run by an association comprised of other corporate inve...
13:56, 06/18/2019

UK's Hammond takes case for digital sales tax to G20 meeting in Japan Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond said he would press the Group of 20 leading economies this weekend to introduce a global tax on the revenu...
02:14, 06/07/2019

Zara owner Inditex appoints new CEO in drive for digital growth Zara owner Inditex said it would split its dual role of chief executive and chairman, leaving Pablo Isla to lead the company and appointing Carlos Cr...
00:56, 05/24/2019

Google's Pixel phones are being slowed down by their Digital Wellbeing feature App developers and big tech companies alike have responded to growing concerns of smartphone addiction with an array of usage-tracking services that ...
05:00, 05/13/2019

Digital assistants like Siri and Alexa entrench gender biases, says UN Female-voiced tech often gives submissive responses to queries, Unesco report findsAssigning female genders to digital assistants such as Apple’s Sir...
02:56, 05/22/2019

Facebook in talks with U.S. derivatives regulator over digital currency plans -FT Facebook Inc is in talks with the U.S. derivatives regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), over the social media company's plans ...
02:00, 06/03/2019

Google Pixel 3 performance issues could be caused by Digital Wellbeing Google Pixel phones have the reputation of offering buttery-smooth performance, courtesy of stock Android. The third generation of Pixel phones, howe...
09:56, 05/08/2019

Facebook in talks with U.S. derivatives regulator over digital currency plans: FT Facebook Inc is in talks with the U.S. derivatives regulator, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), over the social media company's plans ...
22:56, 06/02/2019

Target Sales Boosted by Store Remodels, Digital Shift Target said sales and profit rose at the start of the year, as improvements to its stores, products and digital capabilities attracted more shoppers....
16:42, 05/22/2019

ACCC ponders merger law revamp to stay relevant in the digital era The watchdog has highlighted challenges in implementing merger law in situations where tech giants are scooping up startups and potentially closing r...
05:56, 05/27/2019

Amnesty International Was Denied a Lease by a Chinese-Owned Building in Manhattan (NEW YORK) — A giant shipping conglomerate owned by the Chinese government has declined to lease space in a building it owns in lower Manhattan...
08:28, 05/14/2019

Musk's SpaceX sues U.S. Air Force over rocket-building contracts: filings Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX accused the U.S. Air Force of breaking contracting rules when it awarded money to three rocket makers but passed on Mu...
23:56, 05/22/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 17: Found Inside a Wooden Fish Building Location Fortbyte 17 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found Inside a Wooden Fish Building". Here's the location to help you locate this ...
18:00, 05/16/2019

20 Dead In Surat Coaching Centre Fire, Students Jumped Off Building At least 20 people, mostly students, were killed after a massive fire broke out at a coaching centre in Gujarat's Surat on Friday afternoon. Videos p...
18:14, 05/24/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 76 Found behind a historical diorama in an Insurance Building Location Fortbyte 76 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found behind a historical diorama in an Insurance Building". Here's the location t...
21:56, 06/04/2019

Marine Archaeologists Drain Sea To Investigate Underwater Building At Salamis Ruins The Greek Ministry of Culture has announced a major discovery by marine archaeologists off the island of Salamis. It has been revealed that divers an...
22:28, 06/18/2019

Andy Kleinman interview — How Wonder is building a hybrid TV-mobile gaming platform Andy Kleinman is finally talking about what his startup Wonder is doing. The San Francisco company is making a hybrid gaming system that unites how w...
18:14, 05/30/2019

UFC fighter Macy Chiasson says she's homeless after Dallas crane crashed into her building UFC fighter Macy Chiasson said Tuesday a crane that collapsed in Dallas over the weekend has left her homeless and that she has filed a lawsuit again...
15:42, 06/12/2019

US judge blocks Donald Trump from building sections of border wall A federal judge has blocked Donald Trump from building sections of his long-sought border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national...
13:42, 05/25/2019

Iran building new crossing on Syria border that would let it smuggle weapons, oil, experts say New satellite images indicate Iran is building a border crossing at the Syrian-Iraqi border, which would open up a coveted land route from Iran to Le...
06:42, 05/24/2019

Minecraft Earth: block building game moves into the real world Microsoft has launched an augmented reality version of the bestselling game, which follows Pokémon Go on to the streetsSince its beta launch in 2009,...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Venezuela top court accuses more lawmakers of treason as congress building blocked Venezuela's top court accused four opposition lawmakers of treason on Tuesday, following similar accusations against 10 legislators this month, escal...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Local partnerships are 'important building blocks' for Finnair's China presence, CEO says Finnair's recent code-sharing partnerships with Chinese airlines are important for the company to build up its presence in China, according to C...
10:14, 05/30/2019

Prosecutors indicate they’re building national security case against Chinese Mar-a-Lago intruder The prosecutors in the case against a Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Trump’s Florida resort indicated they are building a national...
02:42, 06/13/2019

Pope Francis said he would confront Donald Trump about building border walls Pope Francis has said he is willing to confront Donald Trump about some of his "cruel" policies and would tell him to his face that it is wrong to bu...
11:28, 05/29/2019

Decomposed body found in basement of ritzy Brooklyn Heights building A water-logged corpse was found in the basement of a luxury Brooklyn Heights building Wednesday after stinking up the property for weeks, cops and re...
22:56, 05/15/2019

Images Show China Building Third - And Largest - Aircraft Carrier: Report Construction of China's first full-sized aircraft carrier is well under way, according to satellite images obtained and analysed by a U.S. think tank...
11:56, 05/07/2019

Planned Parenthood building large women's clinic in Alabama despite abortion law Planned Parenthood is building a women's clinic in Alabama, despite its near-total ban on abortions and opposition from critics who plan to fight aga...
05:56, 06/16/2019

Musk's SpaceX sues U.S. Air Force over rocket-building contracts -filings Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX accused the U.S. Air Force of breaking contracting rules when it awarded money to three rocket makers but passed on Mu...
23:42, 05/22/2019

Diners at posh eatery evacuated when chopper crash-landed on building Le Bernardin chef-owner Eric Ripert recounted the dramatic moment a helicopter crash-landed on top of the swanky Midtown eatery's building Monday — w...
00:56, 06/11/2019

Bayer building Latin America's largest seed factory in Chile Bayer's subsidiary Monsanto is expanding production of genetically modified seeds in Chile, prompting an outcry from environmental groups. The Latin ...
23:00, 05/28/2019

Ohio middle school closed after radioactive contamination detected in building "It is the position of the Board that any level of contamination on or near our school is unacceptable."        ...
04:56, 05/15/2019

Elon Musk's SpaceX Sues US Air Force Over Rocket-Building Contracts Billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX accused the US Air Force of breaking contracting rules when it awarded money to three rocket makers but passed on Musk...
08:42, 05/23/2019

His NFL dreams fell apart. So former Iowa star Drew Ott is building a new life on the farm In 2015, former Iowa Hawkeyes football star Drew Ott was "on top of the world." Gruesome injuries killed his NFL dream, so now he's adjusting to...
02:14, 05/26/2019

In Dramatic Video, Man Clings To Building Ledge As Flames Rage Inside A hair-raising video has captured the moment a man was forced to climb out of his burning room on the third floor and cling to the building's outer c...
13:00, 05/24/2019

Wild video shows moment out-of-control car topples Brooklyn building Surveillance video shows the moment an out-of-control driver careened into a Brooklyn building, sending it crumbling to the ground. The footage shows...
18:42, 05/07/2019

Japanese ad firm Dentsu eyeing Farley Building office space Dentsu Americas, the US arm of the Tokyo-based ad firm, is making a play for the largest floor at the Farley Building at 390 Ninth Ave., sources say....
08:56, 05/29/2019

1 dead, 6 injured after construction crane collapses on Dallas apartment building The crane fell after the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area Sunday evening, saying wi...
04:00, 06/10/2019

German finance minister expects OECD deal on digital tax in 2020 German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Friday he expected the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will agree a minimum ...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Stonewall Forever: 50 years after the raid that sparked the LGBTQ movement, it goes digital Stonewall Forever: As a digital monument to the Stonewall uprising debuts, the riots' legacy couldn't be more relevant today, LGBTQ activis...
19:42, 06/04/2019

Meredith sells Sports Illustrated to Authentic Brands to further digital push Media company Meredith Corp said on Monday it has agreed to sell Sports Illustrated to U.S-based entertainment company Authentic Brands Group LLC for...
07:42, 05/28/2019

BuzzFeed News Is Part of a Union Wave at Digital Media Outlets The site’s journalists took part in an IRL protest after a series of tweets criticized the company’s refusal to recognize their affiliation with the ...
00:42, 06/19/2019

Website for storing digital currencies hosted code with a sneaky backdoor (credit: NoHoDamon) A website that bills itself as providing a safer way to store Bitcoin and other digital currencies has been using a coding slei...
15:14, 05/25/2019

Philips upbeat on digital care as patients warm to data sharing Dutch health technology company Philips expects sales at its digital care business to grow this year as patients see the benefits of sharing more me...
20:14, 06/13/2019

Digital transformation reality: 80% of customers delete apps that don't meet expectations Don't like a company's app? Do what the majority of users do - dump that company and find another. A study released this week shows that most custome...
21:42, 04/28/2019

Facebook starts remodeling Messenger into the world's "digital living room" At F8, Facebook debuts some of the intimate yet robust sharing experiences that will put Messenger at the center of Facebook's more privacy-focused f...
21:00, 04/30/2019

Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring...
18:14, 05/18/2019

Gannett revenue falls, digital subscriptions rise as fight continues with MNG Gannett reported a decline in revenue but an increase in paid digital subscriptions as it tried to fend off a hostile takeover attempt.   ...
00:14, 05/02/2019

Daisy Group combines channel businesses into Digital Wholesale Solutions The Daisy Group has completed a major restructure of its channel business, combining three units into a single enlarged division it claims can serve ...
21:00, 05/01/2019

Updates to the Privacy Act coming as feds announce promised digital charter Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains says the federal government will look to update the Privacy Act as part of an effort to build greater trust in the ...
20:56, 05/21/2019

British digital bank Monzo to announce imminent U.S. launch: source Fast-growing British digital bank Monzo is set to announce on Thursday its imminent launch in the United States, a source familiar with the matter to...
10:42, 06/13/2019

The Weather Channel digital under fire for classifying Jerusalem as the 'State of Palestine' The digital component of The Weather Channel has come under scrutiny over the notion that Jerusalem has been formally listed as in the “State of Pale...
15:56, 06/07/2019

Fireblocks raises $16 million to securely transition digital assets to blockchain Fireblocks, a New York-based startup developing a platform that enables customers to securely transfer assets to the blockchain, has raised $16 milli...
18:00, 06/11/2019

UPDATE 1-EU to focus on trade tensions at G20, seek tax on digital firms -document Resolving global trade tensions must be a top priority to preserve an expected modest rebound in global growth, European Union finance ministers will...
20:56, 06/04/2019

'This piece is San Francisco': the massive digital mural capturing the city's humanity French artist JR’s massive digital artwork showcases every stratum of society in the citySan Francisco has been getting a bad rap lately. You don’t h...
07:28, 05/31/2019

Neil Young book chronicles fight to improve digital music Music legend Neil Young has spent several years trying (and failing) to push high-resolution music to the masses. A new book by Young tells the story...
07:28, 05/07/2019

Canada's Digital Charter does not comfort Alphabet's smart-city critics Canada's Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy and regulate use of personal data, according to crit...
13:28, 05/31/2019

Appian and UiPath join forces to drive digital automation in the enterprise Appian and UiPath have announced a new technology alliance aimed at driving fast and high-impact digital automation for enterprises.The partnership b...
05:14, 05/15/2019

G20 agrees to wrap up digital tax rules on tech companies like Facebook by 2020 Group of 20 finance ministers agreed on Sunday to compile common rules to close loopholes used by global tech giants such as Facebook to reduce their...
10:56, 06/10/2019

Digital Civil War review: a stark call to save American democracy Peter Daou blames media and the political establishment for failing to combat dishonesty, hypocrisy … and TrumpVoltaire warned that “those who can ma...
11:00, 05/19/2019

New York Times Posts Higher Profit, Adds 223,000 Digital Subscribers The publisher continued spending aggressively to pursue its goal of reaching 10 million total subscriptions by 2025, adding 223,000 new digital subsc...
21:42, 05/08/2019

Man in New Mexico spots huge snake 'soaking in the morning sun' in front of office building A man heading to work at the National Weather Service’s (NWS) location in Santa Teresa, New Mexico, came across a slithery surprise when saw a length...
22:00, 05/01/2019

Gaudí's Sagrada Família wins a building permit – 137 years after work began Spanish architect’s masterpiece still unfinished but there’s now a chance its central towers will be completed Property owners have a new yardstick f...
23:00, 06/08/2019

Judge bars Trump from building border wall sections with emergency funds Ruling immediately halts administration’s efforts to use money secured with declaration of national emergencyA federal judge has blocked Donald Trump...
05:14, 05/25/2019

Citroën's Weepy-Emoji Concept Is an Interesting Study of What You Get After Building Cars for a Century This year marks the centenary of Citroën, a company named after a guy named after a lemon that has proven to be one of the most consistently innovati...
04:56, 05/15/2019

China Retools Vast Global Building Push Criticized as Bloated and Predatory Beijing is reshaping its plans for building a network of ports, rails and roads that enhance the country’s geopolitical ambitions. But it isn’t retre...
03:42, 04/29/2019

GM joins Tesla, Ford in building EV pickups — but Texas ranchers don't want a 'playboy's truck' The Rivian pickup "wouldn't make sense for me. It sounds like a playboy's truck, instead of a work truck," Texas rancher Frank Helvey said....
18:56, 05/03/2019

Satellite images show China is building its third and largest aircraft carrier: reports Images released by a Washington-based think-tank show construction on China’s third and largest aircraft carrier, activity analysts believe might cha...
11:14, 05/07/2019

Start Building Your Star Wars: Legion Tabletop Army With This Discounted Core Set While the better-known Star Wars: Armada brings Star Wars’ space battles to your tabletop, Star Wars: Legion does the same with the series’ planetsid...
23:56, 05/27/2019

Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein illegally building Virgin Islands compound Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has gotten himself into a new tangle with the law — running afoul of Virgin Islands environmental regulations w...
01:56, 05/10/2019

Cyclone Pummels AIIMS Bhubaneswar Building; Hostel Roof Torn Off On Video The roof of a building at AIIMS Bhubaneswar is ripped off in a video clip that was tweeted by the government's media department on Friday, as Cyclone...
11:42, 05/03/2019

Tottenham fire: Dramatic warehouse blaze enters day two as flames spread to second building The battle to bring a dramatic warehouse blaze under control has entered its second day after it spread to a separate building which also went up in ...
07:56, 05/24/2019

Creator Marta Kauffman on Grace and Frankie and building out a successful writer's room Grace And Frankie is one of Netflix’s most popular, longest running shows, largely thanks to the chemistry between Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda. At the...
21:28, 06/12/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 69 Found Inside a Stone Pig Building Location - Season 9 Guide Fortbyte 76 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found behind a historical diorama in an Insurance Building". Here's the location t...
18:14, 06/05/2019

Taylor Morrison CEO Sheryl Palmer at Capital Exchange Event: "I am bullish on building" Taylor Morrison CEO Sheryl Palmer joins incoming Freddie Mac CEO David Brickman, alongside CNBC's Diana Olick at the Capital Exchange, exploring...
01:56, 05/17/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 19 Accessible with vega outfit inside a spaceship building Location Accessible with vega outfit inside a spaceship building is the latest Fortbyte 95 challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Her...
19:28, 06/12/2019

Cisco Live 2017: How apps can make or break digital transformation in the enterprise Matt Chotin, senior director of AppDynamics, talks about how having the right app is essential to digital transformation. A new study shows that 60% ...
21:42, 04/28/2019

CORRECTED-Canada's Digital Charter does not comfort Alphabet's smart-city critics Canada's Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy and regulate use of personal data, according to crit...
16:42, 05/31/2019

Exclusive: Banks to invest around $50 million in digital cash settlement project - sources Several of the world's largest banks are in the process of investing around $50 million to create a digital cash system using blockchain technology t...
01:14, 05/17/2019

After "Cloud Cover", PM Modi Fact-Checked On "1987 Digital Camera" Claim Prime Minister Narendra Modi has provided more Twitter gold with his comments during a television interview on Saturday. First, he shared that he had...
10:28, 05/13/2019

SuperData: Mortal Kombat 11 and Fortnite help digital game sales hit $8.8 billion in April NetherRealm's latest fighter continues to break new records. While console spending is up overall, PC is down 4% despite the success of free-to-play ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Digital transformation efforts changing companies, careers, teams on multiple fronts A study by Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review highlights how managers expect their companies and careers to change in unforeseen ways due to di...
19:42, 06/04/2019

The Payment Industry Ecosystem: The trend towards digital payments and key players moving markets Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here...
23:56, 05/15/2019

The digital farming revolution will cost workers their power, dignity, and possibly their jobs There’s a lot of talk about digital technology and smart cities, but what about smart farms? Many of us still have a romantic view of farmers surveyi...
16:28, 04/30/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UN...
03:42, 05/18/2019

Brazil retailer Via Varejo launches digital bank targeting low-income clients Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo launched a digital bank targeting low-income clients in partnership with Boston-based startup...
03:00, 06/06/2019

Roguebook goes to Kickstarter to fund this Faeria-inspired roguelike digital card game Belgium game studio Abrakam is taking is looking to Kickstarter to raise funds for its next game, a rougelike digital card game called Roguebook.Read...
19:42, 06/06/2019

U.S. antitrust chief says past enforcement could presage new probe of current digital giants The top U.S. antitrust enforcer said on Tuesday that studying enforcement actions against Standard Oil and AT&T decades ago can help lay the groundwo...
01:42, 06/12/2019

Online church: Ministries use VR, apps to deliver digital services and virtual baptisms Tech in church goes beyond live streaming. Imagine a service that takes you inside of Jesus' tomb via virtual reality or app-based Sunday servic...
11:28, 05/02/2019

Helicopter crash on high-rise building in New York City leaves at least 1 dead, officials say At least one person was killed after a helicopter made a "crash landing" on the roof of a high-rise building in New York City on Monday, sparking a m...
22:56, 06/10/2019

Crane collapses on Dallas apartment building amid strong winds; at least 1 woman dead A crane collapsed onto an apartment building in Dallas amid strong winds Sunday afternoon, killing one woman and injuring six other people, two criti...
02:00, 06/10/2019

Bitcoin trader could face death penalty after building floating house off the coast of Thailand Thailand's navy has towed a floating home owned by an American bitcoin trader and his Thai girlfriend. They currently face possible death senten...
21:42, 04/28/2019

Turkey says Israeli strikes in Gaza targeted building where its state news agency has office Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday that Israeli forces had targeted a building in Gaza where the offices of Turkey's state-ru...
21:28, 05/04/2019

Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building....
12:42, 06/12/2019

Judge Orders President Trump to Stop Building Border Wall With Emergency Money A federal judge in California has blocked President Donald Trump from building sections of his long-sought border wall with money secured under his d...
07:14, 05/25/2019

Barcelona's Sagrada Familia has finally received a building permit 137 years after construction began The Barcelona city council granted a seven-year license to the current builders of the Sagrada Familia, 137 years after construction of the church be...
22:56, 06/11/2019

Mercy Ships building a floating data centre to enable a fully-functioning hospital The non-profit's hospital ships, enabled by technology, provide free lifesaving surgeries for people in parts of the world where medical care is near...
23:00, 04/30/2019

The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building two homeless shelters in her neighborhood is the ...
01:14, 05/29/2019

Crossing the digital picket line? Uber and Lyft offer discounts as drivers strike Drivers are shutting off apps in protest across more than a dozen US cities as Uber prepares to go publicUber and Lyft are offering riders and driver...
23:14, 05/08/2019

Global private banking debate: Trust, scale and security key factors in a digital world Meeting the needs of high net-worth families is more challenging and fascinating than ever. Private banks are investing in new forms of digital commu...
19:28, 04/28/2019

Canada’s Digital Charter not strong enough to soothe privacy concerns on Sidewalk Labs: critics Canada's Digital Charter lacks sufficient legal enforcement power to effectively protect privacy and regulate use of personal data, according to crit...
03:14, 06/01/2019

Venmo has digital user base putting heat on Square and banks, but no plan to profit from it PayPal's Venmo is seeing huge growth, with 40 million users disclosed for the first time, but CFO John Rainey says the company is in no rush to ...
18:56, 04/28/2019

Oregon Woman falls 16 stories down building’s garbage chute, sustains ‘life-threatening’ injuries A woman in Oregon sustained life-threatening injuries after falling 16 stories down a garbage chute at a condo building in Portland on Monday, offici...
18:14, 06/18/2019

Ebola cases rising in DR Congo, but UN health agency cites progress in community trust-building A rise in new cases of deadly Ebola virus disease in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been announced, while authorities say that pr...
20:28, 04/28/2019

Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat SURAT, India (AP) — Indian news agency reports that 15 children have been killed in a building fire in the western state of Gujarat....
15:56, 05/24/2019

Hundreds in occupied building had no power for days. A Pope Francis aide climbed down a manhole to restore it A cardinal and aide to Pope Francis for charitable missions climbed down a manhole to restore power to hundreds of people, including children, who we...
09:42, 05/13/2019

Police: Victims of mass Virginia Beach shooting found on 3 floors; 1 victim shot in car outside building VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police: Victims of mass Virginia Beach shooting found on 3 floors; 1 victim shot in car outside building....
06:28, 06/01/2019

U.S. judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall with money secured under emergency declaration SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall with money secured under emergency declaration....
03:42, 05/25/2019

Amanda Knox sobs during speech on return to Italy, accuses media of building false story Amanda Knox broke down in tears during a criminal justice festival in Italy on Saturday as she accused the media of depicting her as guilty despite h...
17:56, 06/15/2019

New Mexico mayor issues cease-and-desist order to private company building border fence A legal dispute unfolded this week between private contractors who have built a half-mile fence between a New Mexico city and Mexico, and the mayor o...
08:00, 05/30/2019

Stonewall Forever: 50 years later, digital monument debuts. LGBTQ activists say it couldn't be more timely. Stonewall Forever: As a digital monument to the Stonewall uprising debuts, the riots' legacy couldn't be more relevant today, LGBTQ activis...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Crypto bulls hail Facebook's reported move into digital assets as a key moment in tech history Facebook's reported move into cryptocurrency could amount to the biggest catalyst for digital assets in their decade-long history, some crypto i...
20:56, 06/17/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: the future of food and digital tech, labour justice in focus, denuclearization, and Kosovo This Monday, top stories includes: a new report on risks and opportunities of digital technology; social justice for all at the centenary UN labour c...
22:28, 06/10/2019

Hong Kong delays start of legislative session on extradition bill as protesters try to block entry to building HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong delays start of legislative session on extradition bill as protesters try to block entry to building....
08:28, 06/12/2019

Android Q previewed at Google I/O: brings dark mode, improved privacy controls, extended Digital Wellbeing And the official sweet-treat name of Android Q is... well, we don't quite know yet. What we do know, on the other hand, is quite a lot about the new ...
20:42, 05/07/2019

Trudeau announces ‘digital charter,’ tells social media companies to fight fake news or be fined Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said social platforms were "failing their users" on Thursday, while speaking at the Viva Technology conference in Paris...
16:00, 05/16/2019

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means pro...
22:14, 04/28/2019

Why You Need to Keep Cosmetics Away From Your Kids You probably keep medications out of reach of small children, and wouldn’t dream of leaving caustic cleansers where your kids could get to them. But ...
00:42, 06/18/2019

The best toothbrushes for kids you can buy The earlier you instill good oral hygiene habits in your kids, the easier it will be for the children to take over their own proper oral care once th...
23:42, 06/15/2019

When to Splurge on Your Kids When are your children’s activities worth the money they cost? What about that big family vacation you’re planning—is it something your kids will rem...
22:42, 05/01/2019

The best sheets you can buy for kids Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate par...
00:14, 05/20/2019

Let Your Kids Go Into Debt There are a lot of reasons to give children allowances. Letting children earn and manage small amounts of money teaches them about budgeting, spendin...
18:14, 05/02/2019

The $70 Fitbit for kids is now available Last summer, Fitbit introduced its kid-focussed fitness tracker, Ace. Now, the company is back with a new model, Ace 2, and it's dropped the pri...
08:00, 05/10/2019

If we're living through a “retail apocalypse,” why are e-commerce leaders like Amazon, Alibaba, and JD.com so focused on building brick-and-mortar stores? (AMZN, BABA, JD) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business ...
02:00, 05/28/2019

Engaging world’s youth vital to preventing violent extremism, building sustainable peace, UN official tells Baku Forum The spotlight for the second and final day of the 5th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, shined brightly on youth, with a liv...
23:00, 05/03/2019

House-building in London: number of council homes started at highest level since the Eighties but some borough starts in single figures New data from the Mayor's office reveals huge gulf in how many new affordable homes were started by London's 32 councils — with just seven new homes ...
18:14, 06/05/2019

Everything you need to know about travel with animals (and kids) Travel with animals is one of the great unexplored topics in travel journalism. Most of the stories are about whether pets belong on a plane.  ...
20:00, 06/16/2019

Bullied kids more likely to use painkillers (Reuters Health) - Children and teens who are bullied are more than twice as likely as peers who are not victimized to take painkillers, a study of s...
21:14, 05/16/2019

Read to Your Kids While They're in the Bathtub There’s really no bad time or place to read to a child (okay, maybe while scuba diving or getting a root canal, but you know what I mean). Still, whe...
01:28, 05/30/2019

The best coding kits for kids I'm going to let you in on a little secret. Part of the reason I write about technology for a living is that I couldn't cut it as a coder. ...
17:42, 05/09/2019

The best alternatives to YouTube Kids On the surface, it seems like a great idea. YouTube is home to all kinds of quality video content, so a dedicated, age-appropriate version for childr...
17:42, 05/09/2019

Even your kids think you're addicted to your phone We're used to hearing about parents concerned over how much screen time their kids are having, but could the tide be starting to turn the other ...
13:28, 05/30/2019

Why Kids Still Need Analog Clocks Last year, in an unscientific exercise, Jimmy Kimmel’s team showed some kids a traditional clock and asked if they could read the time on it. It did ...
20:00, 06/11/2019

Use tech to keep your kids organized (since they won't do it themselves) Gone are the days of trusty Moleskine 18-month planners, scraps of to-do lists and family calendars hanging on the fridge. Full-time jobs and older k...
21:28, 06/10/2019

Let's Stop Calling Kids 'Shy' I grew up thinking I was shy. It was an easy conclusion to draw because whenever I’d be in a situation where I felt uncomfortable—particularly when I...
22:00, 05/15/2019

What It's Like to Raise Kids in Japan Shima and Jenny live in Tokyo with their two young daughters, Velvet Jean and Birdie Moon. Shima was born and raised in Japan, while Jenny grew up ne...
22:00, 05/15/2019

How to Slow Down with Your Kids This Summer We often lament the loss of 1980s and 90s summers. We miss the way kids would leave home in the morning on their bikes with their friends, making it ...
20:42, 05/27/2019

What parents should know about the VR gear kids want Thinking about treating your family to a little virtual reality this holiday? Have no idea where to start? Don't worry. From Google's inexpensive Car...
20:42, 04/28/2019

London Festival of Architecture 2019: unmissable building tours, guided walks, talks, family fun and studio visits at this year's event The director of the London Festival of Architecture — the world's biggest annual architecture festival — throws open the doors to a celebration of th...
14:56, 05/13/2019

Vespiquen Makes Its Kids Do All The Work Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the c...
20:28, 06/15/2019

The best blended STEM kits for kids For starters, the littleBits Base Inventor Kit is an awesome introduction to electronics for little kids! They can build and customize a voice-activa...
18:00, 06/02/2019

Parents just as addicted to their smartphones as their kids Swipe as I do, not as I say. That could be the mantra of parents who teach their children how much time to spend on their iPhones Androids, tablets, ...
01:42, 06/01/2019

What to stream if you're uncomfortable with YouTube Kids On the surface, it seems like a great idea. YouTube is home to all kinds of quality video content, so a dedicated, age-appropriate version for childr...
19:42, 06/03/2019

How Kids' Allowance Works in the Smartphone Age Parents in search of more engaging ways to teach children the value of money are turning to allowance-tracking apps, where kids can see their balance...
12:42, 05/28/2019

Kids in Germany to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star ...
14:28, 06/07/2019

Many U.S. kids still eating laundry pods Many American children are still being poisoned by laundry pods, according to a new study that suggests voluntary safety standards many not do enough...
01:14, 06/05/2019

Here's how much Americans are spending on their kids' allowance A new survey shows that 40% of Americans are paying their kids an allowance. Here's how much they are paying and other ways you can teach your c...
22:28, 06/14/2019

The green bank for kids - set up by a child José Adolfo Quisocala teaches poor children how to save and to earn money by recyclingHe is a Peruvian banker who encourages schoolchildren to save, ...
09:56, 05/31/2019

Get Fun Countdown Timers for Kids From YouTube If you google “15 minute timer,” or any length of time like that, then Google will automatically open and start that timer. But it will also show you...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Our favorite coding kits for kids There's plenty of reason to get your kid into coding. The next question is how. We've scoured the internet (and a few brick-and-mortar stor...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Start Teaching Your Kids to Swim at Age 1, According to the AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics wants parents of kids of all ages to be vigilant about water safety, particularly toddlers and teenagers, who are ...
18:28, 05/30/2019

Make a Vision Board With Your Kids Visualization can be a powerful mental exercise that helps you define what you want, perceive it and believe that you can make it happen. There are s...
20:00, 05/09/2019

So much cuteness! Celebrity moms with their kids When they aren't making movies or performing for thousands, they are just mom. Check out these celebrity mamas out with their babies, big and sm...
18:28, 05/10/2019

Smartphone app could help diagnose kids’ ear infections Ear infections are one of the most common reasons for pediatrician visits but parents may soon be able to check their kids' ears at home by simply us...
18:42, 05/16/2019

Americans aren't having enough kids, and it shows Americans aren’t having babies like they used to. In fact, the U.S. birthrate fell to a 32-year low last year, according to a new report from the Cen...
17:00, 05/23/2019

How to Entertain Kids When You're Too Tired to Stand Up So much of parenting a young child involves maneuvering your aging body up and down. Your kid wants to go feed the goldfish, so you get up. Then he w...
21:56, 05/10/2019

Kids Can See Movies at AMC Theaters for $4 This Summer From now until when school’s back in session, AMC is offering admission to a kid-friendly movie, popcorn, a drink, and a pack of “Footi Tootis” for $...
14:14, 04/29/2019

How to Support Kids in Foster Care On any given day, there are nearly 450,000 kids in the U.S. foster care system. Some of those kids are in the system for days and weeks; others spend...
23:42, 05/07/2019

Why You Should Wait to Show Your Kids Videos of Themselves When I was a kid, I performed in various community musicals. As a painfully shy child, I somehow felt comfortable on the stage. The costumes, the pre...
00:56, 04/30/2019

Kids' cavities probably not caused by bad genes (Reuters Health) - Environmental factors appear to play a bigger role than genetics in shaping children's risk for cavities, a study of Australian tw...
18:14, 04/28/2019

Which Streaming Service Should You Let Raise Your Kids? You are a busy person and media companies get it, that’s why they’re here to be a parent in your absence. What you may have never considered is that ...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Let's all give our kids the gift of an investment The concept of compounding is the most important financial lesson we can impart to our children. Only when investment gains begin to earn investment ...
18:28, 05/01/2019

How to buy tech gifts for other people’s kids Gift gifting for kids has gotten a lot more complicated over the past two decades or so. Gone are the days when you could just buy a doll or toy truc...
17:42, 05/09/2019

Using tech to keep your kids organized and on task Gone are the days of trusty Moleskine 18-month planners, scraps of to-do lists and family calendars hanging on the fridge. Full-time jobs and older k...
17:42, 05/09/2019

King for a day: kids surprise custodian (WXIA) Students at Sand Hill Elementary in Carroll County, Georgia surprised their 83-year-old custodian with a send-off fit for a king on Friday. Th...
22:28, 05/21/2019

4 Your Health: Kids not eating enough seafood Children are missing out on much needed nutrients by not eating seafood. The country’s leading pediatricians say kids need to add more surf to ...
20:42, 05/20/2019

Florida mom, 2 children die after she runs back into burning building to save save them: officials A Florida mother and her two children are dead after police say she heroically ran back into a burning building to try and save them early Wednesday ...
19:56, 05/15/2019

12 Dead In Shooting At Government Building In Virginia; Gunman Shot Dead A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building ...
08:28, 06/01/2019

OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 5T Beta Updates Bring Fnatic Mode, Digital Wellbeing New Oxygen OS Open Beta Updates for the OnePlus 5, 5T, 6, and 6T have introduced the June Android security patch, Digital Wellbeing, and Fnatic Mode....
15:14, 06/13/2019

Exclusive: How shows like 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' are digital hits, even if TV ratings are slim NBC shared new data revealing that for some shows, including 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' and 'Superstore,' online streaming outpaces tra...
19:56, 04/30/2019

Facebook Announces Libra, Digital Currency On the Blockchain That Doesn't Actually Need to Be On the Blockchain Facebook and 27 other partner companies formally announced this morning they plan to launch a digital currency called Libra in the first half of 2020...
15:14, 06/18/2019

The best indoor TV antennas 2019: 6 great digital TV antennas for inside your home The fact that free HD TV channels are broadcast over-the-air is one of the industry's best-kept secrets - which is weird considering that 20 yea...
02:00, 05/31/2019

Chipotle earnings top estimates as digital sales double, boosts same-store sales outlook Chipotle Mexican Grill on Wednesday reported earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations after doubling its digital sales during the q...
18:56, 04/28/2019

Inside the company building holographic offices ….. in a holographic office When I meet Maximilian Doele, CEO of HoloMeeting, we are in his ‘room.’ Normally I don’t do my TNW interviews in person, certainly not in my intervie...
14:42, 05/08/2019

'I see dead people' on Facebook: What is to become of our digital remains? Facebook members who have died will outnumber the living on the social networking site within 50 years, analysis from Oxford suggests.   &...
18:28, 04/28/2019

THE DIGITAL HEALTH ECOSYSTEM: An in-depth examination of the players and tech trends reshaping the future of healthcare (AAPL, IBM, ANTM, GOOGL, MSFT, AMZN, PFE, GE, MCK, TMUS, WMT, WBA, MRK, CVS) Business Insider IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service....
00:00, 05/12/2019

Theresa May looking forward to building on 'strong and enduring ties' with US during Donald Trump state visit Theresa May said Donald Trump's state visit will mark a "significant week" for the "special relationship" between the UK and the US ahead of the Pres...
04:14, 06/03/2019

Helicopter crash pilot 'tried to land on the building to save people on the ground,' airport manager says The pilot who died in Monday's helicopter crash, Timothy McCormack, was a 15-year veteran of the skies and volunteer firefighter.   &...
16:00, 06/11/2019

$33K in edibles seized in Florida for looking too much like kids’ candy With 10 U.S. states having fully legalized marijuana, and the majority of the country now working with either medicinal legalization or decriminaliza...
20:00, 05/17/2019

Soldier Dresses Up As Mascot, Surprises 8 Kids A soldier pulled off a big surprise homecoming for his kids in Maynardville, Tennessee Monday. Justin Bunch was away for nine months serving in the A...
02:56, 05/08/2019

Man Who Threatened FCC Chairman's Kids Sentenced to 20 Months A California man who emailed FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and threatened to murder his children in 2017 has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.Read more....
00:56, 05/18/2019

A look at Kohl's new adaptive clothes for kids Kohl's is adding adaptive clothing into its three largest, private-label kids’ brands: Jumping Beans, SO and Urban Pipeline.   ...
23:28, 06/12/2019

‘Kids Behind Bars’ subject is hopeful about ‘new beginning’ When Curtis Brooks received a life sentence without parole at the age of 15 for felony murder, he was convinced he would die in prison. Even though h...
06:00, 05/07/2019