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November 2, 2017 2:56 PM Namibia's economy to grow faster in 2017 as mining bounces back

WINDHOEK, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Namibia’s economy will grow at 1.6 percent this year and by double that in 2018 as the mining sector emerges from years of contraction and the impact of recent severe drought eases, the finance minister said on Thursday. “Growth will be led by recovery in the primary industries, particularly mining and agriculture,” Finance 1026

October 31, 2017 8:24 PM Why the iPhone 8 makes the iPhone X a tougher sell

For months, analysts studying Apple and its supply chain have been saying "good luck finding the iPhone X" when it launches in November. Yet, despite demand for the phone being "off the charts" according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, you can still order an iPhone X right now and get it before the end of 2017. As of October 31 — four days after pre-orders kicked 68

October 31, 2017 4:04 PM Nokia 2 India Launch, OnePlus 5T Press Render, Oppo F5 Is Flipkart-Exclusive, and More: Your 360 Daily

The new Nokia aka HMD Global further broadened its smartphone line-up on Tuesday with the launch of the entry-level Nokia 2 in India. While the Nokia 2 price in India is not yet known, the company said the handset will launch at a global average price of EUR 99 (roughly Rs. 7,500), which will be available mid-November. Though we don’t have an exact India 58

October 30, 2017 9:22 PM Why Apple Made a Bad Bet on Face ID

Steve Jobs was partly correct when he said, “A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.” By the time Ford F sold its first car in 1903, there were no paved roads or gas stations, so consumers wanted faster horses, not cars. Until Starbucks SBUX showed there was such a thing as premium coffee, all deli store coffee were considered 71

October 30, 2017 8:01 PM SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches South Korean satellite

Keeping up a blistering launch pace, SpaceX fired off another Falcon 9 rocket Monday, boosting a powerful South Korean communications satellite into orbit in the rocket-builder's third flight this month and its 16th so far this year. In an increasingly familiar sight, the rocket's first stage flew itself back to a pinpoint landing on the droneship "Of Course 84

October 30, 2017 1:52 AM Top Five of the Weekend: Real Madrid puts on lackluster effort in upset loss to Girona

Halloween is quickly approaching in the wide world of soccer with many teams spooked by their own reality, and others with scary good form. Girona became Real Madrid’s boodeyman, AC Milan keeps getting scared by its own shadow, and the Jupp Heynckes’ Frankenstein monster is quickly waking up. This and much more in this bag full of treats known as 90 Minutes’ 52

October 28, 2017 7:59 PM Assassin's Creed: Origins Review

Assassin's Creed: Origins is the first game back after a long break for the previously annualized franchise. Did the long rest allow the series to come back refreshed? While some aspects of the new title have clearly benefitted by the extra time taken, other aspects of Origins feel much like they have for the last several games. That's not inherently 51

October 27, 2017 4:21 PM Thanks, Apple: You saved me from an expensive mistake (buying an iPhone X)

I did not need to make a decision about buying a new iPhone this year. By botching the purchase process, Apple did it for me. Last night I did what many technology writers looking to keep themselves up to date with Apple's products did -- I set my alarm for 3 am, and prepared -- no, steeled myself -- for the anxiety of having to possibly wait a week or two to get the device 66

October 26, 2017 2:47 PM NVIDIA Unveils GeForce GTX 1070 Ti: $449, Available for Preorders Today

This morning, NVIDIA is finally unveiling the speculation-consumed open secret that is the GeForce GTX 1070 Ti. Based on the same GP104 GPU as its GTX 1080 and 1070 siblings, this Pascal-based card comes late in the year, with NVIDIA’s last major consumer card launch in March (GTX 1080 Ti). While the card is not shipping at this time, it is available 47

October 25, 2017 7:33 AM Animal Crossing Pocket Camp: everything you need to know about the mobile game

Nintendo has finally revealed details about Animal Crossing's mobile debut in a 15 minute Nintendo Direct broadcast and there's a lot to take in. What's promising, though, is that this looks as close to a fully-fledged Animal Crossing title as we dared to hope for mobile. The first and most important thing to know is that the game is free-to-play and will be released 209