Apple CEO urges Bloomberg to retract spying chips story

Sify | 2018-10-20

San Francisco: Apple CEO Tim Cook is urging Bloomberg to retract its story about an alleged embedded Chinese spying chips that compromised about 30 companies including the servers of Apple. BuzzFeed News said Friday that the Apple CEO, who received an interview with the news outlet on Thursday, went...

Facebook Enlists UK Deputy Prime Minister As Head Of Global Affairs

CBS Sports | 2018-10-19

(CNN) — Former UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is leaving the world of politics to take a senior job at Facebook. In a surprise move, the 51-year-old is due to start at the social media giant as its vice president of global affairs and communications on Monday, according to a person...

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Facebook's #SheMeansBusiness empowers women entrepreneurs

Sun Star | 2018-10-20

FACEBOOK, in partnership with Connected Women, a global community of women entrepreneurs, welcomed over 120 women Bacolodnon participants to the #SheMeansBusiness initiative. During the event, they learned about online marketing and tools to help them start or grow their businesses....

Mega Millions hopefuls share their lottery dreams and superstitions

The Bellingham Herald | 2018-10-20

A visit with Mega Millions ticket buyers at Lichine’s, a Sacramento lottery institution, known for being lucky. We asked patrons about their lucky habits. ......

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Meditation can help lower eye pressure in glaucoma patients

Deccan Chronicle | 2018-10-20

New Delhi: Meditation can help lower eye pressure in patients suffering from glaucoma, according to a recent study by doctors at the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here. The study was done at RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences in collaboration with Integral Health Clinic,...

Marijuana use may lead to higher risk of stroke

The Siasat Daily | 2018-10-19

Washington: A recent study found that a wide range of both IV thrombolysis (IVT) and mechanical thrombectomy (MT) rates in ischemic stroke patients, who smoke marijuana, indicates the need for further improvement of access to acute recanalization therapies in many...

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North Korean hacker group stole $571 mn in crypto attacks

Sify | 2018-10-20

San Francisco: A North Korean hacking group called Lazarus has stolen cryptocurrencies worth more than half a billion this year. According to The Next Web that cited findings from the annual report of cybersecurity vendor Group-IB late on Friday, Lazarus was behind...

Cryptocurrency Daily News Bulletin: October 19, 2018 | 2018-10-19

General News Binance is actively looking to list more stablecoins in addition to the three it already supports, which include the recently beleaguered tether. The Boring Company, set up by Elon Musk, is now accepting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin. Genesis Capital have released a...

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Novak Djokovic outclasses Borna Coric to seal Shanghai Masters title

The National | 2018-10-14

Novak Djokovic continued his unstoppable run of form by outclassing Borna Coric 6-3, 6-4 in the Shanghai Masters final for his 18th successive win on Sunday. Djokovic was a class above all week, and Coric, who so impressively knocked out defending champion Roger Federer in...

Federer gets a scare

The Daily Tribune | 2018-10-11

SHANGHAI — Roger Federer admitted that he came “very close” to defeat as he was given a huge scare before seeing off Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 to open his Shanghai Masters defense on Wednesday. The 37-year-old Swiss top seed faces Spain’s unseeded Roberto Bautista Agut on Thursday in the Last 16...

Boost for Hamilton F1 title bid as Vettel gets three-place grid penalty

AUSTIN, TexasLewis Hamilton was given a helping hand in his pursuit of a fifth world title at the United States Grand Prix on Friday when flagging rival Sebastian Vettel was hit with a three-place grid penalty for Sunday’s race. Hamilton topped the times for Mercedes in the rain-abbreviated...

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WhatsApp Bans over 100,000 Accounts Ahead of Brazil’s Runoff

This Day | 2018-10-20

WhatsApp has banned hundreds of thousands of accounts in Brazil as the Facebook Inc. messaging service struggles to contain political shenanigans ahead of a...

Prince Harry opens memorial as royal tour continues

Wtop | 2018-10-20

SYDNEY (AP) — Prince Harry paid tribute to Australian service members by opening a new wing of a war memorial on Saturday before heading to a delayed opening of...

Afghans go to polls amid violence and corruption claims

The Guardian | 2018-10-20

Voters in Afghanistan are heading to the polls in parliamentary elections overshadowed by chaotic organisation and allegations of corruption, and violence that...

Migrants camp on bridge between Guatemala and Mexico as U.S. pressure mounts

This is Money | 2018-10-20

By Delphine Schrank TECUN UMAN, Guatemala, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Hundreds of Central American migrants bedded down overnight on a bridge separating Guatemala and...

Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

The Times of India | 2018-10-20

WASHINGTON: The US has accused a Russian woman of helping oversee the finances of a sweeping, secretive effort to sway American public opinion through...

Next summit for Trump, North Korea's Kim likely after first of year: senior US official

Manila Bulletin | 2018-10-20

By Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The next summit meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely to happen early next...

Why do people think this 'manspreading' video is a Kremlin hoax?

BBC News | 2018-10-20

Anna Dovgalyuk is relatively new to YouTube activism. The video was only her second post on the platform. Her first also had a feminist theme, and was also shot...

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Al Jazeera | 2018-10-20

How do Palestinians see the Syrian war?

A complex set of factors is shaping Palestinian attitudes towards Syria. ......

Al Jazeera | 2018-10-20

The Saudi regime does not represent Islam

The Khashoggi affair is yet another reason for the world to abandon the assumption that the kingdom...

Orlando Sentinel | 2018-10-19

A fix to save Everglades, Lake Okeechobee — Florida’s plumbing problem

With summer ending and algal blooms still occurring, it’s past time to consider all solutions to our...

Al Jazeera | 2018-10-19

The power of Ethiopia's gender-balanced cabinet

Ethiopia's gender balanced cabinet is sending women around the country a clear message: the...