• Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets
Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Microsoft wasn't clear if this headset will be made available this year, so it's likely being kept for 2018. Microsoft says in their blogpost that the headset was designed with an ergonomically adjustable strap that can be adjusted with a single hand.

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  • Trump administration appeals travel ban to Supreme Court
Trump administration appeals travel ban to Supreme Court

The March 6 executive order sought to impose a 90-day suspension on entry into the U.S. from Iran, Libya , Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, citing terrorism risks and the perceived inability of their governments to provide appropriate security screenings.

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  • California, New York, Washington unite to back climate pact
California, New York, Washington unite to back climate pact

If we can not, that is fine". "To everyone for whom the future of our planet is important, I say let's continue going down this path so we're successful for our Mother Earth", she said to applause from lawmakers. Almost 200 countries joined the landmark deal forged under Trump's predecessor. When Exxon held its annual meeting Wednesday, 62 pe...

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  • Tropical storm Beatriz nears coast of Mexico's Oaxaca state
Tropical storm Beatriz nears coast of Mexico's Oaxaca state

It's expected to approach the Mexico coast Thursday. Civil Protection authorities said schools are closed throughout the state today, and might remain closed tomorrow as well. Oaxaca Governor Alejandro Murat told local media that officials were still assessing the damage and tallying the number of victims, but that he would declare a state of eme...

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  • US buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord
US buildings light up green in solidarity with Paris climate accord

The governor's office is predicting the RFP process will result in as many as 60 "large-scale renewable-energy projects" by 2022. The mission of the alliance so far is to commit states who join to following the previously laid out rules in the Paris Agreement on an individual state level.

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  • Trump's cellphone use worries security experts
Trump's cellphone use worries security experts

That's in part due to the president's business background; he is accustomed to maintaining flexibility so that he can negotiate, Hagle said. In this case, objectively, the president's tweet did not speak for itself. Meanwhile, Duffy said he does not think there will eventually be evidence of collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation...

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  • EU, China to unite on global warming after Trump withdrawal
EU, China to unite on global warming after Trump withdrawal

Lingering EU-China tensions over trade and investment emerged at the conference as European officials pressed the Chinese government to tackle overcapacity in domestic industries such as steel and to ease restrictions on foreign investors.

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  • Former FBI director James Comey to testify in Russian Federation probe
Former FBI director James Comey to testify in Russian Federation probe

The committee will also ask questions on Mr Comey's role in the development of the U.S. intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation meddled in the United States presidential election and any possible collusion with Mr Trump's campaign.

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  • Need for Speed Payback Announced, Releasing on November 10th
Need for Speed Payback Announced, Releasing on November 10th

The date comes with a trailer as well, which shows a small glimpse of the game's plot and some of the cars that will be available. Need For Speed Payback will be coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 10. Rather than taking the wheel as unnamed racers, players of the new Need For Speed will squirm their hands into the driving gloves of...

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  • Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation
Kushner wanted 'link' with Russian Federation

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday lambasted the "fake" media for "demeaning" his use of social media alleging that they don't want the people to know the "real story". The news website Politico called Kushner the White House's " lead distraction" following what is being seen as Trump's mostly successful first foreign trip, which featured a ...

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  • China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal
China vows to adhere to Paris climate deal

Dmitry Peskov added that its implementation will not be as effective "without the key signatories". Peskov said Russian Federation has yet to see what announcement Trump makes. Mr Trump is expected to announce his decision on Thursday afternoon United States time (8pm BST). "Paris agreement has demonstrated the widest consensus among the global...

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  • Equatorial Guinea, Kuwait, Peru, Poland, Ivory Coast elected to UN Security Council
Equatorial Guinea, Kuwait, Peru, Poland, Ivory Coast elected to UN Security Council

Bolivia, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan and Sweden will continue as elected Council members, completing the second year of their respective terms in 2018. The Netherlands was elected for a one-year term after reaching a deal with Italy last year to split a two-year term.

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  • Apple's Tim Cook says disappointed by US exit from Paris climate deal
Apple's Tim Cook says disappointed by US exit from Paris climate deal

Late Thursday, Cook tweeted that Trump's decision to exit the Paris climate accord "was wrong for our planet". The Apple CEO believes the climate change issue is not to be taken lightly as it can have serious consequences, and all have an obligation to make their share of contributions to ensure their effects are not hazardous in the long run.

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  • Apple may announce Siri smart speaker at WWDC next week
Apple may announce Siri smart speaker at WWDC next week

Apple employees have been testing the speaker in their homes for several months now. But without compatibility, users are more likely to choose Echo or Home and use other streaming services than Apple Music . The annual developer's conference this year will introduce new hardware . Apple could announce updated iPad tablets at the c...

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  • OneLogin Warns of Breach at US Data Center
OneLogin Warns of Breach at US Data Center

OneLogin is using Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its cloud provider and at approximately 2 am PST on May 31, a hacker was somehow able to use OneLogin's AWS credentials. Due to the possibility of even encrypted data being compromised, OneLogin has urged customers and corporate clients to change passwords, create new API keys and security certifi...

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  • Nintendo Switch Online Is Launching In 2018
Nintendo Switch Online Is Launching In 2018

For one, they touched on online play on the Nintendo Switch . 3, Balloon Fight and Dr. Mario . "The team has been hard at work on Indivisible for more than a year now, and we're excited to share the progress with our supporters". Players expect to be able to voice chat or at least communicate with each other. When the service goes online ...

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  • Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision
Weather.com trolls Trump's climate decision

This was not the first time that the United States was opting out of an global climate agreement, environmentalists pointed out. Trump left open the prospect that he'll ultimately take a similar approach to the Paris pact, announcing Thursday that while the US will immediately stop complying with the standards, his administration will begin neg...

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  • Poorer nations robust in the face of Trump pullout from climate deal
Poorer nations robust in the face of Trump pullout from climate deal

INDIA: Power Minister Piyush Goyal said India is "steadfast on its Paris commitments, irrespective of what others do". The mayors promised to increase investment in renewable energy and energy efficiency, buy and create more demand for electric vehicles, and increase their efforts "to cut greenhouse gas emissions, create a clean energy econo...

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  • EU, China back climate pact after Trump pullout
EU, China back climate pact after Trump pullout

The decision could carry big implications in terms of which nations lead the push to combat global climate change and the USA, which is the second largest producer of emissions in the world, has lost some credibility in spite of decades as a leader in climate research and pollution and carbon reduction.

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  • EPA Begins Offering Some Employees Buyouts to Cut Back on Staff
EPA Begins Offering Some Employees Buyouts to Cut Back on Staff

The funding will support Brownfield site assessments as an initial step toward redeveloping vacant and unused properties, transforming them to productive reuse that will benefit the communities and their local economies. The Center for Economic Development's assessment program emphasizes assessing tax-delinquent brownfield parcels, to get the ball ...

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