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June 6, 2017 9:36 PM Apple is trying to become Microsoft faster than Microsoft can become Apple

Something funny is happening in the age-old battle of Apple versus Microsoft. Each is trying to get its products to be more like the other's, but taking a different route to get there. In one corner, there's Apple. With the iOS App Store, Apple already boasts the premiere destination for app developers on the planet. But with a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro, and the new iOS 11 coming 39

June 6, 2017 5:00 AM New Government Will Pay 3% And 4% Arrears

All public sector employees are entitled to the 3% and 4% salary increment effected on April 2016 and April 2017 respectively as these are the implementation dates. The increments were budgeted for and therefore there is no excuse of lack of funds. Refusal by the BDP-led Government to pay the arrears is just a normal continuation of the regime to frustrate 27

June 5, 2017 8:41 PM Apple Unveils ‘HomePod,’ New iPads, Macs, MacBooks, iOS II, ‘High Sierra’

Apple unveiled its long-awaited competitor to Amazon's "Echo," called "HomePod," a speaker with newly engineered audio technologies and Apple's own processor, and the ability to respond to spoken commands and to control home automation technologies. The company also unveiled new iMac computers, MacBook laptops, new iPads, and updates to its MacOS, iOS, and WatchOS 47

June 5, 2017 9:28 AM Paris climate deal: What does Trump's decision mean for the rest of us?

The US President has ignored many voices in making his decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement. After just five months in power, the new President of the US has done it. He has ripped up the most powerful demonstration of collective and responsible global citizenship that the world has experienced this century. The US President has ignored many voices 61

June 4, 2017 7:11 PM Microsoft Surface Phone still under wraps

We have been hearing a lot of rumors about the alleged Microsoft Surface smartphone and while we have no official confirmation about the smartphone, new leaks suggest that it could release this year itself. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has already confirmed that the company isn’t going to abandon its smartphone business, but instead it is looking forward 19

June 1, 2017 5:38 AM Tobacco use kills 7 million a year, poisons environment, WHO says

More than 7 million people die every year due to tobacco use, costing households and governments more than $1.4 trillion in health care costs and productivity loss, experts wrote in a news release Tuesday, the day before World No Tobacco Day. In addition, tobacco waste contains more than 7,000 toxic chemicals that poison the environment and contributes 47

May 31, 2017 11:47 AM From the Passport to the KEYone: Five reasons the QWERTY keyboard is the killer feature

Security has always been a focus for BlackBerry and remains an important aspect of its phones today. However, the physical keyboard is distinct and offers more than just a good time for reminiscing BlackBerry fans. Most reviews I have read of the BlackBerry KEYone, make sure to check out Jason Cipriani's full review, state that the device is best for those 20

May 31, 2017 9:20 AM World No Tobacco Day Has Twitter Buzzing With 'No Smoking' Messages

World No Tobacco Day 2017: If you're looking to finally kick the butt, today is the best day to do so May 31 is World No Tobacco Day and several celebrities, politicians, sportstars and may others on social media are posting their messages on #WorldNoTobaccoDay to mark the day. It's no secret that smoking and using tobacco is extremely injurious, not only to one's 37

May 31, 2017 7:04 AM Nigeria: Tobacco Kills Seven Million People, Gulps $1.4 Trillion Annually

Tobacco use kills more than seven million people annually and costs over $1.4 trillion in healthcare expenditure and lost productivity, the World Health Organisation, WHO, says. The UN health agency warned that tobacco's killer toxins also wreak havoc on the environment. Stamping out tobacco use can save millions of lives and combat poverty, WHO said, spotlighting 42

May 31, 2017 3:59 AM Tobacco: The Silent Killer of Meghalaya

Tobacco use is one of the world’s biggest public health threats as it is a leading cause of preventable disease and death. Every year, May 31 is observed as World No Tobacco Day globally. This is an initiative of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Secretariat of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to highlight the health risks 45