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Botswana is re-legalizing hunting elephants because it says they're causing chaos by killing livestock and fighting with people

BOTSWANA IS RE-LEGALIZING HUNTING ELEPHANTS BECAUSE IT SAYS THEY'RE CAUSING CHAOS BY KILLING LIVESTOCK AND FIGHTING WITH PEOPLE

Botswana has reversed a ban on elephant killings, and says the population has gotten so big they're overwhelming farmers. Botswana...

China just tested its 'nuclear option' in the trade war

CHINA JUST TESTED ITS 'NUCLEAR OPTION' IN THE TRADE WAR

China has run a small-scale test of the "nuclear option" in its trade war with the US by selling $20 billion of US government debt. If...

 
 
 
Huawei US ban threatens to wreak havoc on Android as well

HUAWEI US BAN THREATENS TO WREAK HAVOC ON ANDROID AS WELL

It's almost old news by now. The US government, courtesy of an executive order from President Donald Trump, has blacklisted Huawei...

Huawei reportedly in talks with Aptoide to find replacement for Google Play Store

HUAWEI REPORTEDLY IN TALKS WITH APTOIDE TO FIND REPLACEMENT FOR GOOGLE PLAY STORE

In the past few days, Huawei has found itself in a strange situation with the US Government. The result of a total Huawei ban has caused...

 
 
 
A World of Opportunity

A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY

Excitement is rising for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup , which will be staged June 7-July 7 in nine cities in France. As of March,...

Andrea Leadsom resigns from Theresa May's government over her Brexit plans

ANDREA LEADSOM RESIGNS FROM THERESA MAY'S GOVERNMENT OVER HER BREXIT PLANS

Andrea Leadsom has resigned as leader of the House of Commons in protest over Theresa May's Brexit plans. On Wednesday evening, the...

 
 
 
Facial recognition moratorium receives bipartisan support in Congress

FACIAL RECOGNITION MORATORIUM RECEIVES BIPARTISAN SUPPORT IN CONGRESS

A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the U.S. Congress plan legislation to address facial recognition software use by government.

Texas House passes 'Save Chick-fil-A' bill critics say will discriminate against LGBTQ community

TEXAS HOUSE PASSES 'SAVE CHICK-FIL-A' BILL CRITICS SAY WILL DISCRIMINATE AGAINST LGBTQ COMMUNITY

The measure prohibits the government from taking "adverse action" against any individuals or businesses based on membership, support...

 
 
 
Amazon just won the battle over whether it can sell its controversial facial recognition technology to the government

AMAZON JUST WON THE BATTLE OVER WHETHER IT CAN SELL ITS CONTROVERSIAL FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY TO THE GOVERNMENT

Two shareholder proposals about Amazon's controversial facial recognition technology were voted down at the company's shareholder meeting...

The case against Huawei has moved beyond infrastructure fears

THE CASE AGAINST HUAWEI HAS MOVED BEYOND INFRASTRUCTURE FEARS

This morning, ARM announced that it was cutting ties with Huawei, in the interest of “complying with all of the latest regulations...

 
 
 
Qualcomm loses U.S. antitrust case to FTC, must rewrite licensing deals

QUALCOMM LOSES U.S. ANTITRUST CASE TO FTC, MUST REWRITE LICENSING DEALS

A U.S. court ruled that the chipmaker has abused its power, reaping unreasonably high profits from its patented technologies, some...

Report: Arm Suspends Business with Huawei - Future Chip Development In Jeopardy

REPORT: ARM SUSPENDS BUSINESS WITH HUAWEI - FUTURE CHIP DEVELOPMENT IN JEOPARDY

In the latest event in the quickly moving saga that is Huawei's technology export blacklisting by the United States Government , the...

 
 
 
Microsoft drops Huawei laptops from its store

MICROSOFT DROPS HUAWEI LAPTOPS FROM ITS STORE

Microsoft has stopped selling the Huawei MateBook X Pro in its online store in the wake of the US Government's blacklisting of the...

Collateral Damage Of The Trade War, Farmers Want Chinese Market Reopened

COLLATERAL DAMAGE OF THE TRADE WAR, FARMERS WANT CHINESE MARKET REOPENED

American farmers rely heavily on selling their goods overseas. As the trade war heats up again, many Midwest soybean farmers have huge...

 
 
 
New Exhibition Shows how the Thameslink Programme Untangled the Tracks

NEW EXHIBITION SHOWS HOW THE THAMESLINK PROGRAMME UNTANGLED THE TRACKS

The London Transport Museum plays host to an exhibition which shows how the ambitious 10-year £7bn government sponsored Thameslink...

Indonesia restricts WhatsApp and Instagram usage following deadly riots

INDONESIA RESTRICTS WHATSAPP AND INSTAGRAM USAGE FOLLOWING DEADLY RIOTS

Indonesia is the latest nation to hit the hammer on social media after the government restricted the use of WhatsApp and Instagram...

 
 
 
THE TECH COLD WAR: Everything that's happened in the new China-US tech conflict involving Google, Huawei, Apple, and Trump

THE TECH COLD WAR: EVERYTHING THAT'S HAPPENED IN THE NEW CHINA-US TECH CONFLICT INVOLVING GOOGLE, HUAWEI, APPLE, AND TRUMP

From tariffs and levies to the Huawei ban, the global tech industry is at the center of an escalating cold war between the US and China. This...

City of Albany to soon boast of a Motorsport Park

CITY OF ALBANY TO SOON BOAST OF A MOTORSPORT PARK

The Western Australian Government signed an agreement to provide $1.4 million to the City of Albany to undertake planning and acquire...

 
 
 
Huawei Mate 20 Pro no longer included in Android Q beta program

HUAWEI MATE 20 PRO NO LONGER INCLUDED IN ANDROID Q BETA PROGRAM

The U.S. government has imposed a new executive order that prevents U.S. companies from doing business with companies the country deems...

Andrew Yang: The U.S. government is 24 years behind on tech

ANDREW YANG: THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IS 24 YEARS BEHIND ON TECH

We spoke with U.S. presidential hopeful Andrew Yang about how the government's AI policies compare with those of other countries.