Alan Saunders

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Here's what we don't know about Apple's HomePod (yet)

1. Will it support Bluetooth?<p>Apple referenced the HomePod's compatibility with Apple Music and AirPlay 2 at WWDC, but what about streaming from other devices via Bluetooth? The Echo can do it, and Google announced upcoming Bluetooth support in May. Not only would Bluetooth integration make the …

Exposed: Inside Abuja nightclub where strippers, prostitutes go berserk every night.

In the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, night outs now compete favorably with Christian vigils, where the faithful congregate at various …

Wealth of 5 richest Nigerians can end extreme poverty in Nigeria – Oxfam - Premium Times Nigeria

<i>Related News</i><p>The Inequality report released by Oxfam International on Wednesday, revealed that the combined wealth of five richest Nigerians, put at …

Africa

Trump at Liberty University commencement: ‘In America, we don’t worship government; we worship God’

By Callum Borchers<p>, Reporter<p>In his first commencement address as president, Donald Trump on Saturday drew a parallel between what he faces as a political outsider in Washington and what he said the Christian graduates of Liberty University can expect to encounter in a secular world.<p>"Be totally …

Donald Trump

The most anticipated tech of 2017: Autumn edition

Sean Spicer isn't saying whether President Trump tapes his phone calls. Wait, what?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Six hours after President Donald Trump implied that he could be taping phone calls with now-deposed FBI Director James Comey, White House press secretary Sean Spicer refused to rule that possibility out.<p>Stop. Go back and read that first sentence again. Ok. Moving on.<p>"The …

Trump actions push Republicans to get serious on Russia

<b>(CNN) —</b> In one fell swoop Tuesday, President Donald Trump signaled to Republican lawmakers they have a serious problem with Russia -- and they responded.<p>Trump said he fired former FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday because he was being a "showboat," but critics quickly alleged the decision was …

Donald Trump

Britain’s complacency over Brexit will end in humiliation | Simon Tilford

France and Germany don’t make the mistake of thinking they would be better off outside the EU. The UK is deluding itself if it thinks it will prosper<p>Most countries think they are special, but few have ever allowed their sense of exceptionalism to damage their interests in the way Britain is doing. …

Great Britain

Britain must abandon 'fairy tale' idea of Brexit, says German minister

The British government should abandon the “fairy tale” it will be better off after Brexit, Germany's Europe minister has said.<p>Michael Roth’s made the …

The British public deserve to know the whole truth about Britain's position in the Brexit negotiations

The Brexit negotiations have hardly begun, and have already broken down. That is not too alarmist a verdict on what appear to be reliable reports …

Damning details of Theresa May's big EU dinner blow a hole in her Brexit plan

Theresa May was slapped down over Britain's EU divorce during a disastrous dinner with the EU's top Brexit team, it was claimed today.<p>The Prime …

The Tories dropped by 10 points in the polls in the first week of the campaign. That could grow as the public gets to know Theresa May

Could Theresa May regret subjecting herself and the country to the one of the longest election campaigns in living memory?<p>If I were her I'd be a …

Labour respond to extraordinary report of disastrous Theresa May dinner with EU chiefs

Labour today branded leaked reports of a Brexit meeting between Theresa May and Jean Claude Juncker as “deeply worrying”.<p>Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir …

Sam Allardyce rues refereeing decisions as Crystal Palace's patched-up defence fails to keep out Burnley

Sam Allardyce has bemoaned two controversial refereeing decisions which he believe cost Crystal Palace from obtaining a result in their relegation …

Motor racing: Mercedes face a big battle as domination disappears

SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Formula One champions Mercedes were facing the prospect of a third defeat in four races after Ferrari ended two of the team’s longest sequences of success at the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday.<p>Formula One - F1 - Russian Grand Prix - Sochi, Russia - 29/04/17 - Mechanics …

Motor Racing

Sunderland relegated from Premier League after a decade

No late escapes this year, Sunderland is leaving the Premier League.<p>The northeast club is returning to the second tier after a decade in world soccer's richest league.<p>Relegation was confirmed with four games remaining in the season after a 1-0 loss to Bournemouth on Saturday.<p>American owner Ellis …

Andy Murray Loses in Semifinals at Barcelona Open

British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko

Why Did Usain Bolt Just Lose 1 of His 9 Olympic Gold Medals?

Stealing a gold medal from Usain Bolt—who is widely considered to be one of the fastest men to ever walk the planet—isn’t easy. But the International …

Your iPhone's had a secret keyboard all this time - but activating it isn't straightforward

There will come a time in the not-too-distant future when there will be quite literally nothing our phones can't do.<p>Until that day, however, we'll …

Canada walks out of EU trade talks declaring a deal 'impossible' and Brussels 'incapable'

The EU’s free trade deal with Canada appears to be dead in the water as Ottawa’s trade minister walked out talks, declaring the EU “incapable” of managing international agreements.<p>Negotiators have spent seven years hammering out the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Afreement (CETA) and wanted the …

End of an era as Blackberry stops making phones

After 14 years in the mobile phone business, embattled maker Blackberry has announced that it is no longer going to design its own smartphones.<p>The company, which is famed for its "Qwerty" keyboard mobile phones that were the choice handset for professionals, has been struggling to keep up with …

BlackBerry Calls It Quits On Making Its Phones In-House

BlackBerry has finally thrown in the towel and will no longer design and build its own phones in-house.<p>The Canadian company, which has faced an onslaught of competition from Apple, Samsung and other smartphone makers, will start outsourcing the production of its phones to outside partners, it said …

Nike Will Continue to Dominate the Sportswear Market

Nike (nke), the world’s No. 1 footwear maker, will continue to dominate the sportswear market despite intensifying competition in North America, …

The Silence of Munich is a Beautiful Street Photography Series

<b>All Images By Skander Khlif. Used Under A Creative Commons License.</b><p>Photographer Skander Khlif moved to Germany earlier this year, to Munich …

Photography

Analog Photography In A Digital World

Addressing the growing interest in analog photography in a digital world in which many artists using photography are better served by older …

Should You Get A Degree In Photography? | The Case For A Formal Photography Education From A Recent Grad

There is a debate in the photo community about whether or not it’s worth the time, money, and energy it takes to earn a degree in photography. As …

The Arts