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Twitter Warns Global Users Their Tweets Violate Pakistani Law  Gadgets 360 · 57 minutes
Pakistan has previously threatened to block Twitter if the company did not remove content its government found offensive. more
Twitter warns global users their tweets violate Pakistani law  PHYS.ORG · 1 hour
When Canadian columnist Anthony Furey received an email said to be from Twitter's legal team telling him he may have broken a slew of Pakistani laws, his first instinct was... more
Nokia 8.1 Review  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
Nokia 8.1 is aimed at buyers who want a premium device but aren't looking to pay flagship prices. Read our full review. more
Apple Pay May Be Investigated if There Are Formal Complaints: EU's Vestager  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager also signalled that Google and Amazon would remain very much on her radar until the end of her mandate... more
Apple Pay Launches in Germany  MacRumors · 5 hours
Apple Pay made its long-awaited debut in Germany this evening, allowing iPhone and Apple Watch users in the country to finally take advantage of the contactless... more
Hot without the hatch: VW will reportedly debut the new Jetta GLI in Chicago - Roadshow  CNET · 10 hours
The new Jetta GLI will make its global debut in early February at the Chicago Auto... more
It's snowing more in Antarctica 'because of global warming'  Sky News · 11 hours
Antarctica has seen a "significant" change in ice mass following increased snowfall during the 20th century which has mitigated rising sea levels, researchers say. more
HypeHop is a product to fix sponsored videos  TechCrunch · 11 hours
I’ve been thinking hard about the concept of sponsored content – you can find some of it on TechCrunch if you look hard enough and it appears almost everywhere else. It’s an... more
How Microsoft's Rewards Program could make Bing a better Google competitor  Windows Central · 14 hours
Image Credit Youth Village Microsoft has a Rewards Program through which it pays you to use its Bing search engine. If you haven't heard of it,... more
How Microsoft's Reward Program could make Bing a better Google competitor  Windows Central · 16 hours
Image Credit Youth Village Microsoft has a Rewards Program through which it pays ou to use its Bing search engine. If you haven't heard of it,... more
A glimmer of hope for the world's coral reefs  SCIENCE DAILY · 16 hours
The future of the world's coral reefs is uncertain, as the impact of global heating continues to escalate. However, according to a new study, the response of the Great Barrier... more
Acer's Nitro 50 desktop comes stocked with AMD hardware for 1080p gaming  Windows Central · 17 hours
AMD hardware in a budget Acer gaming desktop. Acer is well known in the realm of budget PCs, both laptop and desktop. Its Nitro... more
A glimmer of hope for the world's coral reefs  PHYS.ORG · 18 hours
The future of the world's coral reefs is uncertain, as the impact of global heating continues to escalate. However, according to a study published today in Nature Climate Change, the... more
Justices won't hear states' appeal over Planned Parenthood  ABC NEWS · 19 hours
The Supreme Court is avoiding a high-profile case by rejecting appeals from Kansas and Louisiana in their effort to strip Medicaid money from Planned Parenthood over the dissenting votes of three justices more
Nobel Peace winners urge global action vs. sexual violence  PHYS.ORG · 19 hours
The Congolese doctor who shares this year's Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the use of rape and sexual violence as weapons of war on Monday called for... more
The latest iPad is up to $80 off at Target and Amazon  THE VERGE · 19 hours
Both Amazon and Target have knocked down the price of the latest iPad. Amazon’s $40 off promo was appealing last this week, though the... more
Increasing seal population will not harm largest fish stocks in the Baltic  PHYS.ORG · 20 hours
It has long been debated whether the seal predation of fish plays a major role in the fish decline in the Baltic Sea compared... more
Increasing seal population will not harm largest fish stocks in the Baltic  SCIENCE DAILY · 20 hours
Seals feeding on fish does not decrease fish stocks of Baltic cod, herring and sprat the most -- climate change, nutrient load and fisheries... more
Singapore’s Dash virtual wallet now works with Apple Pay  9to5Mac · 21 hours
Apple Pay might be growing slowly in the United States, but it has taken off like a rocket... more
Slack Said to Tap Goldman Sachs to Lead IPO  Gadgets 360 · 21 hours
Slack is among a string of Silicon Valley unicorns expected to debut in the stock market in 2019. more
More bioplastics do not necessarily contribute to climate change mitigation  PHYS.ORG · 22 hours
Bioplastics are often promoted as an environmentally and climate-friendly alternative to conventional petroleum-based plastics. However, a recent study from the University of Bonn suggests that shifting to plant-based... more
Nokia 9 Delayed Till Early 2019 Citing Camera Production Issues: Report  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
Nokia 9 is expected to be what HMD Global’s much-awaited flagship smartphone will be called, if and when it is launched. more
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou Faces US Fraud Charges Linked to Iran Sanctions Cover-Up  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer, faces US fraud charges related to sanctions-breaking business dealings with Iran, a Canadian court heard Friday. more
OnePlus isn't making its first 5G phone for the money - CNET  CNET · 24 hours
But the handset, which we know won't be the OnePlus 7, is slated for the end of May anyhow. more
Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn charged, served with fresh arrest warrant  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Japanese prosecutors Monday formally charged Carlos Ghosn with financial misconduct for under-reporting his salary and also served a fresh warrant on separate allegations, meaning the tycoon will likely spend Christmas... more
Tesla CEO Elon Musk taunts US financial regulatory agency  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, openly derided the US Securities and Exchange Commission in an interview aired Sunday, having settled fraud charges with the regulatory agency over an errant... more
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Taunts US Financial Regulatory Agency  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Musk had to resign as Tesla chairman under a September arrangement with the SEC to settle fraud charges stemming from a tweet. more
Huawei's finance boss says she will fight extradition  Sky News · 1 day
Huawei's chief financial officer has denied she covered up her company's alleged links to a firm that tried to sell equipment to Iran in violation of sanctions. more
Africa Roundup: Terragon’s Asia acquisition, Twiga Foods’ $10M raise, SimbaPay’s China payment service  TechCrunch · 1 day
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More... more
Huawei Arrest Stokes Fears of China Reprisals Among America Inc Executives  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
The arrest has roiled global markets amid fears that it could further inflame the Sino-US trade row. more
Payment service Toss becomes Korea’s newest unicorn after raising $80M  TechCrunch · 1 day
South Korea has got its third unicorn startup after Viva Republica, the company beyond popular payment app Toss, announced it has raised an $80 million round at a valuation... more
9to5Rewards: Win Apple’s 12.9-inch iPad Pro from ZUGU CASE [Giveaway]  9to5Mac · 1 day
In case you missed the announcement last week, we’ve teamed up with our sponsor ZUGU CASE to give readers... more
U.S., Russia, Kuwait and Saudis block key climate study at COP24  CBC · 2 days
Negotiations at the international climate summit ended on a sour note, when the United... more
'Digital museum' brings millions of fossils out of the dark  BBC · 2 days
A global effort to digitally record millions of fossils is set to transform the study of evolution. more
You can get a lifetime subscription to Zoog VPN for just $35!  Windows Central · 2 days
Banking information. Mortgage payment history. Your important documents. Nearly all of your life is online these days, and while convenient that can be scary.... more
Climate talks pause as battle over key science report looms  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Negotiators at the U.N. climate summit are resting after the first week of talks ended on a sour note when the U.S. sided with Russia, Saudi Arabia and... more
This map lets you hear what the world sounds like without humans  THE VERGE · 2 days
“Humans are a really, really noisy bunch and we’re getting louder all the time,” says composer Stuart Fowkes, creator of the “global collaborative sound... more
Will Dark Matter Mess with These Ultraprecise Atomic Clocks?  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
Researchers are putting a global network of the most precise timekeepers ever made to the task of hunting for dark matter, the invisible and largely intangible substance that researchers think... more
In Mauritius, sugar cane means money, renewable energy  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Far out into the Indian Ocean where it is forced to be self-reliant, the island nation of Mauritius is weaning itself off fossil fuels by turning to its main cash-crop sugar cane,... more
Protesters march as UN climate talks hit fossil fuel snag  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Thousands of people from around the world marched through the southern Polish city that's hosting this year's U.N. climate talks, calling Saturday for governments to take tougher action... more
Protesters demand action against warming climate at UN talks  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Thousands of people from around the world marched through the southern Polish city that's hosting this year's U.N. climate talks, calling Saturday for governments to take tougher action on curbing... more
China warns of severe consequences if Canada does not release Huawei CFO  Global News · 3 days
China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer,... more
Nomura analyst predicts no physical changes to 2019 iPhones, sales drop expected  9to5Mac · 3 days
These are dark days for Apple, at least in terms of its stock price. Multiple reports are indicating the iPhone XS and XR series... more
Coinbase abandons its cautious approach with plan to list up to 30 new cryptocurrencies  TechCrunch · 3 days
Coinbase is the most conservative exchange in cryptoland, largely because it operates in the U.S. under the watchful eye of... more
New book encompasses the vast history of reproduction  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
A new book is the first to encompass the vast history of how living things procreate, from the banks of the ancient Nile to the fertility clinics of today. more
Report: Slack is prepping an IPO for next year, with Goldman Sachs as its lead underwriter  TechCrunch · 3 days
Slack, the workplace messaging company, has hired investment bank Goldman Sachs to lead its IPO next... more
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou to spend weekend in jail as hearing adjourns  CBC · 3 days
Meng Wanzhou, the arrested chief financial officer for tech giant Huawei, has the means and motive to flee Canada, the United States argues, and... more
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou has 'tremendous' resources to flee, U.S. argues  CBC · 3 days
Meng Wanzhou, the arrested chief financial officer for tech giant Huawei, has the means... more
Huawei boss charged by US 'had seven passports'  Sky News · 3 days
US prosecutors have charged Huawei's chief financial officer with fraud, saying she had used at least seven passports in 11 years. more
As Huawei CFO faces charges, company bookends 2018 with controversy - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The detainment of Huawei's chief financial officer in Canada on conspiracy charges is just the latest in a slew of problems for the Chinese... more
China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
China launched a rover early Saturday destined to land on the far side of the moon, a global first that would boost Beijing's ambitions to become... more
Experiments at PPPL show remarkable agreement with satellite sightings  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
As on Earth, so in space. A four-satellite mission that is studying magnetic reconnection—the breaking apart and explosive reconnection of the magnetic field lines in plasma that occurs throughout the... more
One out of three rivers in the Iberian Peninsula is affected by salinization  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
One out of three rivers in the Iberian Peninsula has salinization mainly due the impact of agricultural activity and territory urbanization. This... more
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou wanted in U.S. for fraud, bail hearing told  CBC · 4 days
Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer, is accused of using an unofficial subsidiary called Skycom to evade U.S. sanctions on Iran from 2009 to... more
More bioplastics do not necessarily contribute to climate change mitigation  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Bioplastics are often promoted as an environmentally and climate-friendly alternative to conventional petroleum-based plastics. However, a recent study suggests that shifting to plant-based plastics could have less positive... more
Ultraprecise Atomic Clock Network on the Hunt For Dark Matter  SPACE.COM · 4 days
Researchers are putting a global network of the most precise timekeepers ever made to the task of hunting for dark matter, the invisible and largely intangible substance that... more
Meng Wanzhou's rise through the ranks at Huawei  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Before her dramatic arrest in Canada on Saturday few in the U.S. had heard of Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer and deputy chair of the board of Chinese telecom company Huawei more
Get a Microsoft Surface Pro 6 tablet with keyboard for $799 - CNET  CNET · 4 days
That's a savings of $260. Plus, a pair of Klipsch wireless Bluetooth neckband headphones for just $39. more
Google Pay has added 29 banks in the US in December 2018  9to5Google · 4 days
Just in time for last-minute holiday shopping, Google has added almost thirty new banks and credit unions in the US to its Google Pay... more
Nigeria's depleting fish stocks may pose a threat to regional security  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Sometime in the next year or two, Nigeria will become the seventh country to reach a population of 200m or more. It is still growing considerably... more
One out of three rivers in the Iberian Peninsula is affected by salinization  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
One out of three rivers in the Iberian Peninsula are highly salinized mainly due the impact of agricultural activity and urbanization. This... more
Investigative report shines light on philanthropic foundation's use of offshore investments to raise money  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Charles Piller, an investigative reporter for the journal Science, has published a News Feature piece in the latest issue of... more
Nigerian logistics startup Kobo360 raises $6M, expands in Africa  TechCrunch · 4 days
Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More posts by this contributor SimbaPay launches Kenya to... more
Nokia 7.1 Review  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Nokia 7.1 is priced at Rs 19,999 and features Zeiss optics, a display with HDR10 support, stock Android, and 4GB of RAM. Find out in our full review whether this phone deserves a place in your pocket. more
New ‘Smallest’, Wearable, Battery-Free Device Can Warn People of UV Overexposure  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Smaller than an M&M (colourful button-shaped chocolates) and thinner than a credit card, the device can optimise treatment of neonatal jaundice, skin diseases, seasonal affective disorder... more
Europe Was Growing Wary of Huawei Even Before CFO's Arrest  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
The shock arrest of Huawei Technologies' chief financial officer comes at a crunch time in Europe, as governments decide whether to crack down on the Chinese technology giant. more
Hulu now lets you pay with Venmo, if you're a new subscriber  Windows Central · 4 days
Current Hulu subscribers will be able to switch over at some point, too. Well this is interesting. Hulu now lets you pay for service... more
No Global Cooling Miracle: Sun's Activity Lull Will Stop Soon, Study Suggests  SPACE.COM · 4 days
We can't count on waning solar activity to help bail us out of our climate-change problem in the near future, a new study suggests. more
Huawei is 'growing astronomically' despite allegations it spies for China  CBC · 4 days
The arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer is just the latest controversy to befall the tech... more
Federal agency racks up big expenses after scientists reject web meetings  CBC · 4 days
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research wanted to save money by moving to web-based... more
Epic Games is getting sued for turning rapper 2 Milly’s dance into a Fortnite emote
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Nokia 8.1 promo video leaks showing device ahead of official launch [Video]
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Monitoring climate change from space
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Drake is our favourite artist of the year, says Spotify - CNET
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Scientists reveal substantial water loss in global landlocked regions
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Plex now offers Tidal integration, with savings of up to $60 a year
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Gaming the Apple Podcast charts is cheaper and easier than you think
THE VERGE
Grimes’ latest song insists that simulation is the future
THE VERGE
Lizards quickly adapt to threat from invasive fire ants, reversing geographical patterns of lizard traits
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Target appears to be testing in-store Apple Pay in San Francisco, limited to app-only elsewhere
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Artificial joint restores wrist-like movements to forearm amputees
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What is blockchain? Everything you need to know about the technology
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How to upgrade RAM in the 2018 Mac mini and save money [Video]
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Lamborghini boss Domenicali teases the idea of a new Espada - Roadshow
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Species and environment affect which frogs are infected by parasitic fungus
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Latest Apple Pay promo offers $45 credit when you spend $180+ on Ray-Bans
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Headset legend Astro just made a $200 gamepad that’s as elite as they come
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Tesla Model 3 Performance booted from podium at Global Time Attack - Roadshow
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The role of resource misallocation in productivity decreases since the 2007 financial crisis
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