Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter
Top News

Report: Microsoft rethinking Cortana's role in Windows 10

Microsoft is planning to move Cortana into a redesigned Action Center panel on Windows 10. The digital assistant will be reworked around conversations, similarly to Google Assistant, as Microsoft aims to increase adoption of the feature.

Bitcoin drops below $12,000 to six week low and then $11,000

The price of the largest by cap cryptocoin, bitcoin, plunged down below $12,000 on Tuesday. This represented a six-week low for the coin. Later in the day it was actually below $11,000.

Populists target vaccine decree ahead of Italy polls

Rome - Two Italian populist parties running in March elections are promising to scrap a compulsory vaccination law, a hot-button issue after a measles outbreak claimed four lives last year.

Top AI institutions launch hub to showcase Canada's leadership

Next Canada has launched a web platform to deliver important communication tools to Canada's growing artificial intelligence community. Canada.ai will host the latest news and events impacting the Canadian AI sector.

Tycoon-led Czech cabinet loses confidence vote

Prague - The new Czech minority cabinet led by billionaire Andrej Babis lost a parliamentary confidence vote on Tuesday, after lawmakers spurned the populist who has been charged with EU subsidy fraud.

deVere Group reveals new cryptocurrency trading app

One of the world's largest independent financial advisor networks has announced it's readying a new cryptocurrency trading app in response to "soaring" demand. deVere Group said fintech is having a "fundamental" impact on the way we use and manage money.

US, allies meet on N.Korea but China absence looms

Vancouver - The United States urged allies to escalate pressure on North Korea over its nuclear missile program Tuesday, despite a cautious tone from key US partner South Korea.

Contagion of the Conquistadors wiped out 15 million people

In 1545, an epidemic known as “cocoliztli,” an Aztec Nahuatl word for “pestilence," swept through large areas of Guatemala and Mexico. The disease caused high fevers, headaches, bleeding from the eyes, mouth, and nose, ending in death.

IBM and Maersk form blockchain joint venture for global trade

IBM and Maersk have announced a new joint venture to develop a digitized global trade platform built around blockchain tech. The two firms said they will improve efficiency and transparency in cross-border trade by digitally transforming the industry.

Airbus gets early 2018 jump on rival Boeing with Mexico order

Mexico - Airbus got an early jump on rival Boeing for 2018 with news Tuesday that low-cost Mexican airline Volaris has ordered 80 of its popular A320 planes for a total $9.3 billion.

Improving LEDs with quantum dots

Zurich - Getting lights to last for longer and remain bright is an important backdrop to furthering the development of many modern technologies. A type of quantum dot could well hold the answer to driving such improvements.

Major carmakers stake $90 billion on electric vehicles

The future, it appears, is electric, at least when it comes to motor vehicles. Developing technology to make electric cars more affordable and efficient is top of the agenda of the major car manufacturers.

Bon Jovi to embark on 'This House Is Not For Sale' 2018 tour

New York - New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi will be out on the road touring as part of their "This House Is Not For Sale" 2018 tour, which will include stops at Madison Square Garden.

France a rights beacon? Migrants relate harsher reality

Calais - "France, the country of human rights? Only if you're French!" snorts Jacob Garji, one of hundreds of migrants living rough in Calais who are hunted nightly by police.

US friends meet on N.Korea but China absence looms

Vancouver - Allied world powers met Tuesday for crisis talks on the North Korean nuclear missile threat, but without key player China, there seemed little chance of a breakthrough.

Prominent Kosovo Serb politician killed in drive-by shooting

Kosovska Mitrovica - Prominent Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic was shot dead in a brazen drive-by shooting on Tuesday that sparked fears of a resumption of ethnic tensions in the volatile region.

Pat Monahan of Train joins 'Rocktopia,' to make Broadway debut

New York - Pat Monahan, the front-man of Train, will make his Broadway debut on March 20 in "Rocktopia" at the Broadway Theatre in New York City.

Tough recovery ahead after California siblings 'ordeal'

Perris - Thirteen malnourished siblings found confined by their parents in a suburban California home -- three of them chained to the furniture -- face a difficult road to recovery, police said Tuesday, as investigators struggled to piece together what fuelled ...

Venezuela says rebel pilot killed in police operation

Caracas - Venezuela's government announced Tuesday that rogue pilot Oscar Perez was among seven "terrorists" killed during a bloody police assault to arrest him the day before.

Pretty dresses are no longer just for women

Paris - Why should women get to wear all the pretty dresses? Why can't men also flounce about in the feathers, lace or fine embroidery if they fancy?
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 71 Next»

RSS RSS for Top News

Latest News
Top News