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October 31, 2017 1:43 PM Apple reportedly building iPhones, iPads without Qualcomm chips

Qualcomm has reportedly withheld software needed for testing its chips in Apple devices. The latest news in the Apple-Qualcomm saga suggests that Apple may be trying to leave the chipmaker behind as soon as next year. A report by The Wall Street Journal states that Apple is designing iPhones and iPads that do not use Qualcomm components. Instead, the tech giant 166

October 31, 2017 1:09 PM Scientists can't explain a 'worrying' rise in methane levels

New figures show atmospheric pollution levels are surging. The WMO's report also points to a mysterious rise in the levels of methane in the atmosphere, which were also higher than the 10-year average. Speaking to BBC News, Professor Euan Nisbet from Royal Holloway University of London said this was not expected in the Paris Agreement. "We do not understand 193

October 31, 2017 10:02 AM Kevin Spacey thought that coming out was a good way to respond to a molestation charge. Hollywood did not agree

A two-time Academy Award-winner and acclaimed star of film, theater and television publicly comes out as gay for the first time. In 2017, that would seem like a triumphant moment and cause for celebration in the LGBTQ community. But when Kevin Spacey finally ended decades of speculation by declaring in a late Sunday night tweet that “I have loved and had romantic 159

October 31, 2017 8:42 AM HTC U11 Life Specifications Revealed By Listing; Said to Be Android One Phone

Taiwanese handset maker HTC is all set to launch a new U-series smartphone on Thursday, and it may have been accidentally leaked by a partner mobile carrier already - T-Mobile. Separately, a tipster has claimed that the upcoming HTC U11 Life will be part of Google's Android One program. The listing was pulled down soon though not before accidentally 180

October 31, 2017 3:58 AM Amazon Teaches Alexa to Speak Hinglish. Apple's Siri Is Next

The US e-commerce company is beginning to ship Echo speakers in India this week, about a year after bringing them to foreign markets like the UK and Germany. In that time, teams of linguists, speech scientists, developers and engineers have given a decidedly local makeover to the Alexa virtual assistant that powers the speakers. This Alexa uses a blend 176

October 30, 2017 11:47 PM Climate change fueling disasters, disease in ‘potentially irreversible’ ways, report warns

Climate change significantly imperils public health globally, according to a new report that chronicles the many hazards and symptoms already being seen. The authors describe its manifestations as “unequivocal and potentially irreversible.” Heat waves are striking more people, disease-carrying mosquitoes are spreading and weather disasters are becoming 163

October 30, 2017 11:30 PM From heat stress to malnutrition, climate change is already making us sick

‘When a doctor tells us we need to take better care of our health we pay attention, and it's important that governments do the same.’ Climate change is already having an impact on our health, by exposing people to dangerous heat waves and more extreme weather, according to a new study. And if countries and cities worldwide don’t address global warming 172

October 30, 2017 8:35 PM ‘House of Cards’ canceled as fallout continues for Spacey

NEW YORK — The fallout facing Kevin Spacey widened Monday following an accusation that he allegedly made sexual advances on a teen boy, with Netflix pulling the plug on his hit show “House of Cards” and “deeply troubled” producers of the political thriller arriving on set to comfort cast mates. Executives from Netflix and the show’s producer, Media Rights 170

October 30, 2017 8:19 AM Reliance Jio has put production of JioPhone on hold: Report

Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio launched its 4G-enabled feature phone – JioPhone with much fanfare in the country. NEW DELHI: Indian telecom operator Reliance Jio launched its 4G-enabled feature phone - JioPhone with much fanfare in the country. The company also received huge bookings for the phone. However, now a report has surfaced online suggesting 165 5

October 30, 2017 1:47 AM 'Utterly false': Chief Medical Officer refutes claim Australia received cheap flu vaccine

Professor Brendan Murphy, Chief Medical Officer for the government, has refuted claims a cheap vaccine failed to protect the elderly in what has been Australia's worst flu season on record. Figures reveal more than 217,000 Australians had laboratory confirmed cases of the flu this year - more than double the previous record of just over 100,000 in 2015. Despite 199