New Leak Reveals Intel´s Most Powerful 28-Core CPU And X599 Platform To Take On AMD Threadripper

22 min atras | Forbes (Botswana)

While AMDs 32-core Threadripper 2990WX didnt quite manage to usurp Intels Core i9-7980XE in all benchmarks, Intel INTC -0.68% Intel INTC. $48.12$-0.33(-0.68%). As of 08/14/2018, 08:00pm EDT. is clearly concerned about AMDs increasing... View details »

New Leak Suggests Next Fitbit Charge Will Skip the One Feature It Really Needs

22 min atras | Gizmodo (Botswana)

In its heyday, the Fitbit Charge was, for most people, the best wearable you could buy. It was incredibly functional, focused, and attractive enough to only gently scream your fitness aspirations to whoever caught a glimpse of it on your wrist. That ... View details »

OneDrive tips and tricks: How to master Microsoft´s free cloud storage

22 min atras | ZDNet (Botswana)

This device is unable to play the requested video. Video: Cloud storage: Your best options. Featured stories. Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Should you upgrade for 512GB at $1,249.99? I went to an Apple store to find out if the employees are stupid Heres ... View details »

High number of mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus found in Kent County

22 min atras | MLive.com (Botswana)

The Kent County Health Department is urging residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites after testing showed a high number of the insects are carrying West Nile virus. Health officials are alarmed by the development, especially because the... View details »

Women whose mothers live to age 90 are 25% more likely to reach same milestone

22 min atras | The San Diego Union-Tribune (Botswana)

Women whose mothers lived to 90 years have a 25 percent greater chance to also live that long, compared with those whose mothers didnt, according to a new study led by UC San Diego researchers. Moreover, the women achieved this extreme longevity... View details »

This is the most liveable city in America

22 min atras | CNBC (Botswana)

Honolulu, Hawaii is the most liveable city in America, according to The Global Liveability Index 2018, an annual report by The Economist Intelligence Unit released August 14. Out of the 140 cities around the world that were included, it had the highest ... View details »

Kabil´s decision to step aside won´t change the DRC´s power dynamics

22 min atras | News24 (Botswana)

The ruling party in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), The Peoples Party for Reconciliation and Democracy, made an announcement recently that took everybody by surprise — that Joseph Kabila will not be its presidential candidate come the... View details »

Turkish lira rallies as Qatar makes $15bn loan pledge

22 min atras | The Guardian (Botswana)

Turkeys beleagured currency has bounced back from record lows after Qatar pledged to shore up the banking sectors shaky finances with loans worth $15bn (£11.8bn). A week after a diplomatic spat with the US sent the lira into a tailspin, the agreement ... View details »

Qatar to invest $15 billion in Turkey; source says banks the focus

22 min atras | Reuters (Botswana)

ANKARA (Reuters) - Qatar pledged $15 billion of investment in Turkey on Wednesday. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan meets with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani in Ankara, Turkey August 15, 2018. Kayhan Ozer/Presidential... View details »

67 dead in Kerala floods, 1.5 lakh shifted to relief camps; Red Alert in 12 districts

22 min atras | Daily News & Analysis (Botswana)

The flood situation in Kerala further worsened today with many areas inundated and flight operations suspended till Saturday at Kochi airport, as the toll rose to 67 with rain fury claiming 25 lives today. Officials said a red alert has been sounded in ...and more View details »

67 dead in Kerala floods, 1.5 lakh shifted to relief camps; Red Alert in 12 districts

22 min atras | Daily News & Analysis (Botswana)

The flood situation in Kerala further worsened today with many areas inundated and flight operations suspended till Saturday at Kochi airport, as the toll rose to 67 with rain fury claiming 25 lives today. Officials said a red alert has been sounded in ...and more View details »

Nintendo has two great game consoles available now — here´s how to decide which one is right for you

1 hr atras | Business Insider UK (Botswana)

Nintendo has a great problem on its hands: It has two very popular game consoles available at the same time. Better still: Both the Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS are extremely capable game consoles, and both have access to Nintendos wealth of... View details »

World of Warcraft Dev Says Its ´Painful´ to Support Legacy Content, Still a Priority

1 hr atras | Comicbook.com (Botswana)

Many players, including the author of this story, are currently exploring all new areas in Azeroth thanks to the latest World of Warcraft expansion. Though Battle for Azeroth offers an incredible spotlight on the tumultuous faction war between the ... View details »

After a year´s wait, Amazon and Microsoft bring Alexa and Cortana to each other´s devices

1 hr atras | CNET (Botswana)

Alexa and Cortana: Techs new BFFs? Thats the premise behind a cooperative effort from Amazon and Microsoft that lets Alexa users cue up Cortana on their Echo speakers. Meanwhile, youll be able to ask Cortana to let Alexa take the wheel on Windows 10... View details »

AMD Ryzen and Threadripper news: Threadripper 2990WX overclocked to 6GHZ across all 32 cores

1 hr atras | www.v3.co.uk (Botswana)

Indonesian overclocker Ivan Cupa (with the aid of a lot of liquid nitrogen) achieves record overclock on AMDs latest Threadripper. AMD Ryzen and Threadripper news: Threadripper 2990WX overclocked to 6GHZ across all 32 cores. An overclocked Ryzen... View details »

Manchester United hierarchy unconcerned by Jose Mourinho ´third season syndrome´

1 hr atras | SkySports (Botswana)

Manchester United officials do not believe Jose Mourinho will suffer third season syndrome and are convinced they have the squad to challenge for the Premier League title, according to Sky sources. The Portuguese left his first spell at Chelsea ... View details »

Turkish courts release detainees but reject US pastor´s appeal

1 hr atras | CNN International (Botswana)

Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) A second appeal to release an American pastor held in Turkey was rejected Wednesday, his lawyer said, even as Turkish courts ordered the release of two Greek soldiers and a senior human rights official. Amnesty International said ... View details »

WHO says DRC conflict hindering push to stem Ebola outbreak

1 hr atras | Aljazeera.com (Botswana)

Source: World Health Organization. Internal conflict is hampering efforts to rein in an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned, urging a ceasefire to stop the virus from spreading. The ... View details »

Taliban ´will no longer protect Red Cross staff in Afghanistan´, amid rising attacks on health workers

1 hr atras | Telegraph.co.uk (Botswana)

The Taliban have said they will no longer protect Red Cross workers in Afghanistan, after it alleged the aid group was failing its prisoners held in a Kabul jail. The insurgent movement said it would not guarantee the lives and property of the ... View details »

Oil prices sink 3% after big, unexpected jump in US crude stockpiles

1 hr atras | CNBC (Botswana)

Oil prices extended losses on Wednesday after government data showed a big, unexpected jump in stockpiles of U.S. crude, compounding pressure as the outlook for global economic growth darkened and the stock market slumped. Global benchmark Brent... View details »

As Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Stumbles, Beijing Gets the Blame

1 hr atras | New York Times (Botswana)

SHANGHAI — Its chat app has inspired Silicon Valley. It owns some of the biggest video game franchises in the world. And after years of growth it has become one of the largest internet companies in the world. Yet on Wednesday, Tencent stumbled ... View details »

Magaqa whistleblowers at risk of assassination because of Cele – Mkhwebane

2 hr atras | Citizen (Botswana)

Busisiwe Mkhwebane wants Ramaphosa to reprimand the police minister in a brutal finding against the SAPS. A pair of whistleblowers in the Sandiso Magaqa murder have been exposed to possible assassination because of negligence by the SA Police... View details »

Magaqa whistleblowers at risk of assassination because of Cele – Mkhwebane

2 hr atras | Citizen (Botswana)

Busisiwe Mkhwebane wants Ramaphosa to reprimand the police minister in a brutal finding against the SAPS. A pair of whistleblowers in the Sandiso Magaqa murder have been exposed to possible assassination because of negligence by the SA Police... View details »

Forget the Tesla Model 3, an Apple Car might drive you around in 2023

2 hr atras | Mashable (Botswana)

Just when you thought Apples top secret car project was dead, the rumor mill has once again started back up. This time, TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (aka the guy whos often eerily spot-on with his predictions about unreleased ... View details »

WoW Battle For Azeroth: How to Get to Zandalar

2 hr atras | Twinfinite (Botswana)

Zandalar is one of two new zones featured in the latest expansion, Battle For Azeroth, for World of Warcraft. Zandalar is home to the Hordes side of the campaign, while Kul Tiras is the center of the Alliances campaign. Both offer unique quest lines ... View details »

Trust us, you need to pay attention to Samsung´s new mobile modem

2 hr atras | Digital Trends (Botswana)

Samsung has announced the Exynos Modem 5100, something that would usually be a relatively uninteresting piece of equipment, but made more special here because of its 5G capabilities. Be prepared — the onslaught of 5G-related technology is only just... View details »

The Alexa-Cortana integration is now available in a public preview

2 hr atras | TechCrunch (Botswana)

Microsoft today will begin to allow Alexa device owners to summon its own virtual assistant, Cortana, through their Echo devices, as well as call for Alexa via Cortana. The integration between the two voice computing platforms was previously announced ... View details »

Microsoft brings ´Known Folder Migration´ feature to OneDrive consumer users

2 hr atras | ZDNet (Botswana)

In late June, Microsoft announced a OneDrive for Business feature designed to help migrate local data off Windows PCs. At that time, company officials hinted this would be coming to OneDrive consumer, as well. knownfoldersonedrive.jpg Credit: Microsoft. View details »

Samsung´s Galaxy Note 9 Is the Best Big Phone

2 hr atras | Gizmodo (Botswana)

Since the beginning, the big honking screens on Galaxy Note phones have been their most memorable characteristic. But as the rest of the smartphone world caught onto the jumbo display trend and screen sizes from various makers started to converge... View details »

Samsung´s Galaxy Note 9 Is the Best Big Phone

2 hr atras | Gizmodo (Botswana)

Since the beginning, the big honking screens on Galaxy Note phones have been their most memorable characteristic. But as the rest of the smartphone world caught onto the jumbo display trend and screen sizes from various makers started to converge... View details »

Premier League Betting: Zidane favourite to take over at Manchester United should Mourinho depart

2 hr atras | Goal.com (Botswana)

The Frenchman left his post at Real Madrid after winning a third successive Champions League title and is now being linked with a move to Old Trafford. Zinedine Zidane has emerged as the new favourite to take over from Jose Mourinho as manager of...and more View details »

Parental life span predicts daughters living to 90 without chronic disease or disability

2 hr atras | Science Daily (Botswana)

Date: August 15, 2018; Source: University of California - San Diego; Summary: Researchers report that women whose mothers lived to at least age 90 were more likely to also live to 90, free of serious diseases and disabilities. Share: FULL STORY... View details »

How plenty of greens can cut the risk of bowel cancer

2 hr atras | Independent Online (Botswana)

Eating your greens can help to prevent bowel cancer, scientists say. Leafy green vegetables, or brassicas, have been associated with good health for many years – but the role of chemicals found in them has been little understood. Experts have now ... View details »

Saudi neighbours accuse Riyadh of politicising Hajj pilgrimage

2 hr atras | FRANCE 24 (Botswana)

Saudi Arabias quota system determines how many pilgrims per country will go to Mecca. With Saudis involvement in regional spats, surrounding Muslim countries worry about what they see as an increasing politicisation of the religious ritual. Last year ... View details »

At Least 48 Killed in Kabul by Suicide Bomber One Day After 30 Killed in Another Attack, Officials Say

2 hr atras | TIME (Botswana)

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide bomber targeted students preparing for university exams in a Shiite neighborhood of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 48 people and wounding 67 in an attack blamed on the Islamic State group, officials said. View details »

´We´re part of a greater movement´: Hollywood finally gives Asian stories a spotlight

2 hr atras | The Guardian (Botswana)

It feels like this week, in many ways, will be seen as something of a litmus test for Hollywood with both Kevin Kwans Crazy Rich Asians and Jenny Hans To All the Boys Ive Loved Before heading from the bookstore to the screen. Crazy Rich Asians tells ... View details »

NVIDIA Introduces Chipsets Based on Turing Architecture

2 hr atras | Nasdaq (Botswana)

NVIDIA CorporationNVDA recently launched the first chips based on its next generation of chip technology called Turing, which can render graphics six times faster than the earlier Pascal-based ones. Reportedly, Turing features new RT Cores that make ... View details »

StarVR´s latest enterprise headset features built-in eye tracking

2 hr atras | Engadget (Botswana)

StarVR has a new virtual reality headset, dubbed the One. We havent heard from the company -- a division of Swedish game developer Starbreeze -- since it was demoing its own The Walking Dead game back in 2015. Back then, what made its headset... View details »

Regulatory Limbo Hits Tencent With First Profit Fall in Nearly 13 Years

2 hr atras | U.S. News & World Report (Botswana)

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese technology giant Tencent Holdings Ltd has no clarity on when it may get approval to start charging for its most popular game, it said on Wednesday, after reporting its first quarterly profit fall in nearly 13 years on ... View details »

Samsung 5G modem supports sub-6 GHz and millimeter wave frequencies

2 hr atras | RCR Wireless News (Botswana)

In the run up to 5G service launches in the U.S. later this year, weve seen a wave of ecosystem announcements geared toward supporting commercialization of the next-generation of cellular. For ATT and Verizon, 2018 launches will use high-band... View details »

Deep Silver Acquires ´TimeSplitters,´ ´Second Sight´ IP

3 hr atras | Variety (Botswana)

Deep Silver acquired the rights to the “TimeSplitters IP,” it announced on Wednesday. “It is with great pleasure that we today announce the acquisition of the cherished video games series TimeSplitters and Second Sight, the publisher said on Twitter. View details »

Apple will launch two entirely new, huge products in coming years, says expert analyst

3 hr atras | The Independent (Botswana)

Apple could launch two major new products in the coming years, according to an expert report. Together, the categories could help propel Apple to be the first two-billion-dollar, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo wrote. Apple broke through the one-billion-dollar ... View details »

OneDrive automatic folder protection rolls out to all Windows 10 users

3 hr atras | TechRadar (Botswana)

OneDrive is getting a small update to help ensure your most important files are backed up. Known Folder Move, which is basically a ridiculous name Microsoft came up for folder protection, gives users the option to automatically sync their desktop ... View details »

Samsung joins the 5G party with its own Exynos 5100 modem

3 hr atras | The Verge (Botswana)

Were getting closer to 5G networks becoming a reality, and Samsung is getting in on the game with its new Exynos 5100 modem. The company claims that its the first 5G modem that is fully compatible with the industry standard for 5G (via Engadget). View details »

Fernando Alonso´s best moments in Formula One

3 hr atras | ESPN (Botswana)

Spanish two-time world champion Fernando Alonso announced his retirement from Formula One at the end of the 2018 season. (0:59)... View details »

Kenya criticises African team selection for Continental Cup

3 hr atras | eNCA (Botswana)

NAIROBI - Athletics Kenya on Wednesday questioned why the mens 4x400 relay team did not receive an invitation to compete in next months IAAF Continental Cup in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The Kenyan quartet of Jared Momanyi, Alfas Kishoyian, Aaron... View details »

Eating breakfast burns more carbs during exercise and accelerates metabolism for next meal

3 hr atras | Science Daily (Botswana)

Date: August 15, 2018; Source: University of Bath; Summary: New research suggests that eating breakfast could prime the body to burn carbohydrates during exercise and more rapidly metabolize foods after working out. Share: FULL STORY... View details »

Elephants Have a Secret Weapon Against Cancer

3 hr atras | The Atlantic (Botswana)

In 2012, on a whim, Vincent Lynch decided to search the genome of the African elephant to see if it had extra anti-cancer genes. Cancers happen when cells build up mutations in their DNA that allow them to grow and divide uncontrollably. Bigger animals... View details »

HIV jab crosses final trials hurdle

3 hr atras | the Irish News (Botswana)

Patients infected with HIV could soon be offered a long-lasting injection to control the virus and keep Aids at bay. Results from a pivotal Phase III trial show the monthly jab is as effective as the standard current treatment that involves taking a ... View details »

DeepMind´s AI detects over 50 eye diseases with 94% accuracy, study shows

3 hr atras | Healthcare Dive (Botswana)

Googles DeepMind artificial intelligence system can detect and recommend how patients should be referred for more than 50 eye diseases with the same accuracy as a physician, according to clinical results published online in Nature Medicine. Google... View details »