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Chinese camera phone Huawei beats Apple and Samsung to win the title of 2018’s best smartphone

Huawei is the third biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world, after rivals Apple and Samsung.<p>It’s apparently “a trendsetter in the mobile …

Mobile Photography

Windows 10 app makes Android photo transfer magic

There’s an app out for all users right this minute from Microsoft called “Your Phone.” This app allows the user to get photos snapped on a phone over …

Windows 10

ZenBook Pro 15 review (2018): The touchscreen touchpad is no gimmick

With the ZenBook Pro, ASUS is finally starting to out-innovate Apple. Mostly, that's because of the ScreenPad, a display that's tucked beneath the ZenBook Pro's trackpad. It's a similar concept to the MacBook Pro's TouchBar, but it can actually be used as a tiny second monitor for basic …

MacBook Pro

The Galaxy Note 9’s battery life is even more impressive than we thought

While the improvements to the Galaxy Note 9 over its predecessor weren’t nearly as flashy as some Samsung fans might have hoped they would be, …

Phones

Senate adopts resolution backing free press after Trump attacks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate on Thursday unanimously adopted a resolution affirming support for a free press and declaring that "the press is not the enemy of the people."<p>The non-binding resolution approved by voice vote was a rebuke to President Donald Trump who for more than 18 months …

Donald Trump

Genoa collapse: 'Thousands' of other bridges in Italy may be at risk, experts warn

<b>Genoa, Italy (CNN) —</b> Unknown numbers of people were still missing two days after a highway bridge in northern Italy gave way, authorities said, as experts warned Thursday that thousands of other bridges in Italy could be at risk of collapse.<p>The number of cars on the collapsed section of the bridge …

Natural Disasters

The Samsung Note 9 Shows How Important Smartphone Cooling Has Become

Recently, sentiment has been growing that smartphones aren’t as exciting as they used to be, and to a certain extent, that’s true. Smartphones have …

Galaxy Note

White House will 'try to diversify' staff, Sarah Sanders says

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sarah Sanders declined on Wednesday to say how many African-Americans work at the White House, but said the White House is "going to continue to try to diversify this staff."<p>"Certainly, as I addressed yesterday, we value diversity not just at the White …

Donald Trump

Unsafe levels of a weed killer chemical in oat products, report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Some types of oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars contain higher levels of a chemical found in the weed killer Roundup than what the Environmental Working Group considers safe, according to a report released Wednesday by the advocacy group.<p>Almost three-quarters of food samples …

Glyphosate

Florida teacher with cancer ran out of sick leave, so employees all over the state donated theirs

Robert Goodman, a Florida public school teacher, had used up all his sick leaves for his chemotherapy sessions. Goodman, however, was still in need …

Lemon: Trump trying to manipulate news cycle

CNN's Don Lemon discusses President Trump's recent decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan.

Donald Trump

The Democratic wave is growing

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> With Labor Day rapidly approaching, one thing is becoming clear: All signs point to the Democratic wave growing rather than shrinking in the final weeks of the 2018 election.<p><b>Point #1</b>: A new CNN poll shows Democrats with an 11-point edge on the generic ballot, a margin that, if …

U.S. Congress

Philippines' Duterte could resign if Marcos Jr becomes VP: Spokesman

MANILA (REUTERS) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte could step down if the son of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos succeeds in overturning his …

Asia

Malaysia to first prove Jho Low jet in Singapore bought with stolen 1MDB money: PM Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR (BERNAMA) - Malaysia will have to first prove that the private jet owned by businessman Low Taek Jho, known as Jho Low, was bought with …

Paul Ryan: Trump is just 'trolling' people with threat to strip security clearances

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Editor's note: This story originally published on July 24.</i><p>House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday attempted to downplay President Donald Trump's threat to revoke security clearances of former national security officials who have criticized him, brushing it off as just "trolling."<p>"I think he's …

Donald Trump

How People With Type 2 Diabetes Can Lower Their Risk of Health Problems

A growing number of studies suggest that getting a handle on a few key risk factors can bring type 2 diabetes under control. Lowering blood sugar, …

Diabetes

Photographic memory: Pete Souza trolls Trump with just the right Obama photos

Pete Souza, the official White House photographer during the Obama years, has carved out a new role for himself he seems to be enjoying almost as much as taking photographs: trolling Donald Trump.<p>Ever since the 45th president took office, Souza has used his impressive archive of White House …

Pete Souza

Defiant as Trump rages, Omarosa says she won't be silenced

NEW YORK (AP) — Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman declared that she "will not be silenced" by President Donald Trump, remaining defiant as her public feud with her former boss appeared to shift to a possible legal battle.<p>In an interview Tuesday with The Associated Press, Manigault …

Donald Trump

Samsung has a patent for a self-healing glass coating

A patent Samsung filed back in February last year has surfaced recently revealing that the company has worked on developing a self-healing oleophobic …

Mobile Devices

Twitter suspends conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for one week

Twitter has suspended far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from its platform for one week.<p>The news was first shared by an InfoWars personality, who tweeted a screenshot of Jones' Twitter account -- indicating the company limited some of Jones' account features temporarily.<p>A Twitter spokesperson …

Internet

Mental health at university: know where to find support

The transition to university is drastic – and not everyone sails through it. That’s why university mental health setups are second to none<p>At the beginning of his second year at Loughborough University, Rahul Mathasing started struggling. His moods were becoming darker, his motivation disappeared …

Mental Health

Mahathir admits in closed-door meeting party made promises without expecting to win election

PETALING JAYA - At a closed-door meeting on Monday (Aug 13) night, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said that Pakatan Harapan had made too many …

How to get McDonald's new MacCoin currency

Android P has just been unveiled as Android Pie and while the whole tech world is celebrating the latest Android operating system release, I am left …

McDonald's

Cuban 'acoustic attack' report on US diplomats flawed, say neurologists

Claims that US diplomats suffered mysterious brain injuries after being targeted with a secret weapon in Cuba have been challenged by neurologists and other brain specialists.<p>A medical report commissioned by the US government, published in March, found that staff at the US embassy in Havana …

University of Pennsylvania

President Trump Files Arbitration Against Omarosa Newman For Confidentiality Breach

President Donald Trump’s campaign is filing an arbitration action against former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of a secrecy agreement.<p>…

Donald Trump

Why are so many people Trump hires corrupt, incompetent and immoral?

When a former aide turns on a politician, there’s a standard script the politician’s current aides employ in response. We had no idea she was such a treacherous snake, they say, and we’ve just discovered that she did terrible things while in our employ. Had we known who she really was, we never …

Donald Trump

Diets 'devoid of vegetable matter' may cause colon cancer

A new study emphasizes the importance to gut health of eating plenty of vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli, and kale.<p>Researchers from the Francis …

Diets

Elon Musk Responds to Azealia Banks' Claims of Ghosting, Tweeting, and LSD: I Don't Know Her

In 2018, you go unhinged or you go home.<p>Azealia Banks, the prodigious MC who remains a Twitter villain even after being banned from the service and …

Azealia Banks

Trump signs McCain defense measure, doesn't thank McCain

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump thanked multiple members of Congress involved in passing the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act at a signing ceremony at Fort Drum, New York, Monday, with one major exception: the senator for whom the bill is named.<p>"We would not be here for today's …

Donald Trump

CNN's new poll has very little good news for Donald Trump on Russia

<b>(CNN) —</b> The BIG headline out of CNN's new national poll probing how Americans feel about President Donald Trump, special counsel Robert Mueller and the ongoing Russia investigation is that a large majority want Mueller to wrap things up before this November's midterm elections.<p>Make no mistake: It <i>is</i> …

Donald Trump