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Rising Global Warming Temperatures Could Make Greenland Sand Exporter

Greenland could start to export sand in a rare positive spinoff from global warming that is melting the island's vast ice sheet and washing...

Excavations in Egypt’s Sinai Helped Archaeologists Discover Ancient Workshop

Egypt says archaeologists have uncovered an ancient workshop used to build and repair ships that dates back to the Ptolemaic era (332 B.C.-30 B.C.)...

Paul Manafort Lied to Investigators in Russia Probe, Finds Judge

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort intentionally lied to investigators and a federal grand jury in the special counsel's Russia probe, a judge ruled...

US Taxpayers Unhappy With Trump’s Tax Cuts

Some taxpayers are getting a bitter surprise this year as their usual annual tax refunds have shrunk — or turned into tax bills —...

Google, Apple to Remove Saudi App Allowing Men to Control and Monitor Wives

A Saudi Arabian government app that allows men in the country to monitor and control their female relatives' travel at the click of a...

Google Invests $13 Billion in New US Offices and Expanded Data Centers

Google plans to invest more than $13 billion this year on new and expanded data centers and offices across the U.S. CEO Sundar Pichai announced...

Trump is ‘Looking for Land Mines’ in Border Deal

U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he has made no decision on whether to sign proposed bipartisan legislation for limited new barrier construction...

Top 3 Factors That Play a Major Role in Fertility Issues in Women

When it comes to getting pregnant, it’s not as easy as some people may think. For the women that are young, single, and free,...

Hearing Loss May up Cognitive Decline with Age, Says Study

Hearing impairment is associated with accelerated cognitive decline with age, though the impact of mild hearing loss may be lessened by higher education, researchers say. The findings...

New Device to Detect Low Fluoride in Water

Researchers have built a new device to accurately measure fluoride concentrations using only a few drops of water with even low contamination, finds a new study. In...

Bollywood Tells Stories About Love, But Also Highlights Stalking

Be it Varun Dhawan's attempts to woo Alia Bhatt in "Badrinath Ki Dulhania", or Akshay Kumar following Bhumi Pednekar and clicking her photographs without her consent in "Toilet: Ek Prem...

Pakistan to Curb ‘Hate Speech’ on Social Media

The Pakistan government plans will crack down on "hate speech" on social media from next week and set up a new authority, which will enforce regulations for...

Apple Adding Two-factor Authentication Protocol For Developer Accounts

In a bid to secure developer accounts from hackers, Apple has added the requirement of a two-factor authentication (2FA) protocol for all app makers that would protect their Apple IDs. "2FA will be...

New AI-based System May Counter Online Dating Frauds

Researchers have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based system to restrict fake profiles designed to con people on dating apps and websites. The computing algorithms have been designed specifically to understand what...

Andhra Government to Give Free Smartphones to 1.4 Crore Women

The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to give free smartphones to all members of women's self-help groups in the state to enable them to avail various government services on...

Blogger Sues Micro-blogging Site Twitter Over Ban on Tweets About Transgender People

A Canadian gender-politics blogger has filed a lawsuit against Twitter after the microblogging site banned her for tweets criticising the rights of transgender people, the media reported. According to a report...

AWS Expands CloudFront and Direct Connect Locations in India

Increasing its points of presence in the country, retail giant Amazon's Cloud arm Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Wednesday announced the adding of two new "Edge" locations in...

Google Refocusing its Android-based Platform For Smart Devices

Google is refocusing its Android-based platform for smart devices -- Android Things -- only on smart speakers and smart display categories. "We are refocusing Android Things as a platform for original equipment...

Indonesian Government Forces Instagram to Close Pro-LGBT Account

Popular social network Instagram on Wednesday suspended an account which published comics discussing the problems and acceptance issues faced by the Muslim LGBT community in Indonesia. The move...

Twitter Considering Ways to Restrict Mental, Physical Threats: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

Micro-blogging site Twitter is considering ways to restrict mental and physical threats to its users that are triggered during or due to digital conversation on its...

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