Jeff Bezos yanked his would-be HQ2 campus this week in a show that Amazon simply couldn't take the heat from New Yorkers who opposed the secretive deal and its potential implications for the city's residents, and the Queens community in particular. After Amazon announced it was pulling out, many progressive...
Officials in Tokyo are testing a new technology that utilizes weather radar and terrestrial digital radio waves to "quickly and precisely predict torrential rain and tornadoes" up to 20 to 30 minutes in advance, the Mainichi reported on Sunday.
Report: More Than 300 Chemical Weapons Attacks in Syria, With Pro-Assad Forces Responsible for 98 PercentFeb 18, 2019
Well over 300 chemical weapons attacks have occurred during the nearly eight years-long Syrian civil war, with President Bashar al-Assad's government and its allies accounting for the vast majority of them, the Washington Post reported on Sunday, citing new research by the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPI).
If you were holding out for a folding phone from LG in the near future, you may be waiting a while. According to the company's head of mobile communications and home entertainment divisions Brian Kwon, LG thinks it's too soon for a such a release.
Many U.S. airlines say they're in the process of updating their booking systems in order to allow non-binary customers to use pronouns other than "male" or "female."
Thousands of convicted criminals and others accused of crimes in England and Wales will be required to wear GPS-coordinate-tracking bracelets, replacing an older generation of electronic tags not capable of monitoring someone's movement in real time, the BBC reported on Saturday.
First, a word of reassurance to anybody who woke up this morning and saw that Star Wars' least-favorite Gungan was trending on Twitter: Jar Jar Binks isn't dead. (It's not his birthday, either. Or hatch-day? We're sure someone out there knows if Jar Jars do live birth, and if they could do us a favor and never, ever @...
Facebook Suspends Three Pages With Millions of Video Views, Saying They Need to Disclose Russia TiesFeb 18, 2019
Facebook has suspended three video-centric pages run by Maffick Media, a company mostly owned by Ruptly, a subsidiary of the state-run RT (formerly Russia Today) network, CNN reported on Friday.
Hundreds have fallen ill in a Salmonella outbreak tied to raw turkey, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting more than 60 new cases in 24 states since its last report in December.
Samsung has given up on Blu-ray--at least in the U.S., where it has given up on producing new models of Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray players, CNET reported on Friday.
Marvel's Black Widow movie is still in development, now with a new writer working on the script.
Washington Lawmakers Advance Bill to Ban Vaccine Exemptions for Personal Reasons Amid Measles OutbreakFeb 18, 2019
A measles outbreak in Washington state has prompted outcry over exemptions that allow residents to opt out of vaccinations for personal or philosophical reasons.
Recently, rumors surfaced suggesting some shakeups for the Joker-ific side of the DC cinematic world, particularly indicating that Jared Leto would not be returning as the Joker. The report also said, according to inside sources, that Margot Robbie would not be returning for Suicide Squad 2, instead focusing on Birds...