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January 16, 2017 2:44 AM Samsung Electronics finds faulty BATTERIES caused the Galaxy Note 7s to burst into flames and prompted a massive recall that could cost the firm $19 BILLION

Samsung Electronics' investigation into what caused some Galaxy Note 7s to catch fire has concluded that the batteries were the cause of the explosion, a source said. Samsung will likely announce the results of the investigation on January 23. The firm will also announce new measures it is taking to avoid a repeat of the product safety failures in its future 21

January 14, 2017 12:41 AM Nintendo Switch hands-on: A portable system with potential

Nintendo’s (NTDOY, NTDOF) new Switch console hits the market on March 3. With less than two months to go before the big day, the “Mario” maker gave us a chance to go hands-on with the system and a handful of games, including the highly anticipated “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.” The biggest news about the $300 Switch, outside of the fact that it’s a new Nintendo 44

January 2, 2017 5:55 PM Adam Lallana’s running stats: Liverpool midfielder defies fatigue

Sunderland scored two penalties to deny Liverpool victory at the Stadium of Light but nobody could question the effort levels of Adam Lallana. The midfielder's marathon running stats have been a feature of Liverpool's season and the England international took that to new levels either side of new year. After covering 12.88 kilometres in Liverpool's 1-0 win over Manchester 9

January 1, 2017 5:05 PM 7 ways to fail at your resolutions

It's the week after Christmas — is your pen poised over paper, like mine, itching to write down those New Year's resolutions? Before you do, let's make absolute certain those goals are as unachievable as possible. Don't worry, I'm here to help. I have over 35 years of experience when it comes to unachievable goals. So let's get started, shall we? First 20

December 30, 2016 8:27 PM Why New Year’s resolutions fail… and how to make them stick

Every year, millions of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, but research suggests only a fraction actually keep them. Things like weight loss and getting more exercise are typically among the most popular resolutions, but this year a new Marist poll found that “being a better person” tops the list. “For many people, this is generally a time of year when there 43

December 27, 2016 3:03 PM Maitengwe braced for festive marathon

The third leg of the annual Maitengwe Marathon takes place tomorrow at the village, with high profile runners expected to grace the occasion. The race has gained popularity over the years with most of the runners coming from different villages in the northern parts of the country. According to one of the race organisers, Masunga Tshaa Masunga, the marathon 58

December 24, 2016 7:00 PM DRC crisis talks suspended, hopes for deal by year end

Kinshasa - Talks to end the Democratic Republic of Congo's dangerous political crisis were suspended on Saturday until after Christmas after a fruitless 48 hours of negotiations over President Joseph Kabila's refusal to quit power. Kabila's second and final five-year term ended on December 20, but he has shown no intention of leaving office soon, sparking 79

December 24, 2016 1:42 PM Congo Mediators Say No Deal Before Christmas, Talks on Hold

KINSHASA, Congo — Congo President Joseph Kabila and opposition parties have failed to resolve the country's political impasse before Christmas and will resume talks next week, mediators said Saturday after a diplomatic marathon. The announcement came after representatives worked overnight until 5:30 a.m. to find an agreement on how and when Kabila will leave 9

December 24, 2016 11:00 AM Kabila deal hangs by thread after marathon meeting

Frustration as opposition leaders and Joseph Kabila fail to reach consensus over political future of DR Congo. Hopes of a deal to end DR Congo's dangerous political crisis before Christmas were fast dissipating on Saturday after fruitless all-night talks over President Joseph Kabila's refusal to quit power. Kabila's second and final five-year term ended 19

December 23, 2016 7:50 AM Google to Launch Two Flagship Android Wear 2.0 Smartwatches Next Year, Without Google or Pixel Branding

Google recently acquired the team behind tech startup Cronologics, in what seems like a move to push the development of its Android Wear OS. Now, the company is reportedly planning to launch two flagship Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches next year but without Google or Pixel branding, contradicting previous reports. Jeff Chang, product manager of Android 19