Markets

FCC Blocks Huawei, ZTE From Billions In US Federal Subsidy Dollars

There is concern that the Chinese government could hack into USA networks if Huawei and ZTE gear were used as a backbone of major communication networks. The Federal Comm..., [Full Article...]

Culture&Arts

New Xfinity Ad Features ET Reuniting With Elliott

New Xfinity Ad Features ET Reuniting With Elliott Not only has E.T. returned in what looks like a mostly CGI form, but Henry Thomas , the actor who played the little boy who befriended E.T., has returned as well to play the grown-up Elliott. The ad sees everyone's favourite extraterrestrial arrive back on Earth once more, only this time he meets Elliott's children and, well, it's just magical and... [Full Article...]

IT

Apple's iPhone 11 battery cases add a physical camera button

Apple's iPhone 11 battery cases add a physical camera button Still, extra RAM should help the next iPhone switch between apps with even greater speed, and it can't help but goose the already impressive performance delivered by Apple's phones. It would be much better if Apple reduces the price of these case a little bit. Apple's base model iPhone 12, next year's successor to this year's iPhone 11, wil... [Full Article...]

Sci-tech

Newsom signs bill allowing student-athletes to get paid

Newsom signs bill allowing student-athletes to get paid Revenues for the NCAA, the governing organization of USA college athletics made up of over 1,000 schools, topped $1.1 billion in 2017. Also, the players will get a taste of the money that they will make if and when they become professional athletes. [Full Article...]

Sport

Van Dijk philosophical about Ballon d'Or chances Soccer

Van Dijk philosophical about Ballon d'Or chances Soccer Liverpool may hold the advantage in numbers, but with Cristiano Ronaldo failing to sizzle in a lacklustre year at Juventus , the path looks clear for Messi to sweep up Ballon d'Or No. The 30 nominees for the Ballon d'Or were announced in October. Van Dijk still finished ahead of five-time victor Ronaldo , with his Liverpool team-m... [Full Article...]

People

NATO Gossip: Are leaders laughing at Trump?

NATO Gossip: Are leaders laughing at Trump? Mr Trump was scheduled to turn up with Nato General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg for a five-minute photocall on Monday morning inside the U.S. ambassador's residence in London . Another report found emails which revealed the oil company's consulting firm leveraged Hunter Biden to get a meeting with the U.S. State Department . [Full Article...]