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Trump says Korea's Peace House, Singapore could be Kim summit sites | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea would be an excellent venue for his planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but that Singapore was also a possible site.<p>Trump’s comments at a news conference with …

North Korea

Apple is just as ‘disappointed’ with iPhone X sales as everyone else

Joining a slew of reports from a wide variety of sources who claimed that iPhone X sales are in serious trouble, a new story says that Apple will …

Gucci sales surge as turnaround continues

<b>Surging demand for Gucci clothes and handbags boosted sales at parent company Kering in the first three months of the year.</b><p>It follows a major revamp at Gucci - Kering's biggest brand - under creative director Alessandro Michele.<p>Kering, which owns other marques like Yves Saint Laurent, also …

Canada developing quantum radar to detect stealth aircraft

<b>Canada has invested $2.7m (£1.93m) into developing quantum radar - a new technology that would greatly improve the detection of stealth aircraft.</b><p>The technology is being developed by the University of Waterloo to replace existing Arctic radar stations.<p>Quantum radar can theoretically detect objects …

New iPhone SE will steal one of iPhone X’s best features

Apple’s new iPhone SE is shaping up to be the biggest upgrade the smallest, most affordable iPhone has seen in years. Alongside more powerful internals, the 4-inch device is expected to come with a tweaked design that makes way for one of iPhone X’s best features.<p>The iPhone SE hasn’t had a proper …

New video highlights improved performance from Tesla’s Autopilot feature

Tesla loves boasting that its Autopilot feature can reduce the likelihood of an accident by a significant margin. Most recently, Tesla CEO Elon Musk …

Tesla

Scientist in lab that developed atomic bomb dies

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. — Scientist Nerses “Krik” Krikorian, who was born a refugee and later became a legend in the once-secret New Mexico city where the …

US drops travel ban for citizens of Chad

The White House has lauded Chad's efforts to bolster security and share critical passenger data. But Donald Trump said the travel ban will remain in …

Porn star who alleged Trump affair: I can now tell my story

NEW YORK (AP) — Stormy Daniels, the porn star whom Donald Trump's attorney acknowledges paying $130,000 just before Election Day, believes she is now free to discuss an alleged sexual encounter with the man who is now president, her manager told The Associated Press Wednesday.<p>At the same time, …

Donald Trump

Russian jet flies within 5 feet of US Navy plane, Pentagon says

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A Russian Su-27 jet performed an unsafe intercept of a US Navy surveillance plane while it was flying in international airspace over the Black Sea Monday, three defense officials told CNN.<p>The American pilots reported that the Russian jet came within 5 feet of the US plane, …

The Supra Is Back, But This Time It's A Toyota-BMW Collaboration

The Supra is back. Yes, the fast, cool-looking Toyota coupe that featured in the <i>Fast and Furious</i> movie series and was once quicker than a Porsche 911, but half the price, will make a long-awaited return after a 16-year hiatus. And given the fact that Toyota and BMW joined forces to co-develop the …

Autos

Is Tom Brady Finally Getting Old?

The numbers suggest a decline similar to Peyton Manning’s — but Brady has defied time before.<p>On paper, 2017 seems like a very typical Tom Brady …

Uber had a secret program that froze company computers if the police raided an office

Not too long ago, there was great scene on the television show <i>The Americans</i> wherein a Russian spy, fearful that the FBI was about to bust in the door …

San Francisco

Boeing’s prototype drone can carry 500 lbs of cargo

Boeing just revealed a prototype drone capable of carrying much more than a camera. The company tasked engineers with designing and building a cargo drone and the prototype they came up with is able to haul 500 lbs of goods.<p>The vehicle is huge and much larger than anything DJI sells. It weighs 747 …

Scientists Discover Clean Water Ice Just Below Mars' Surface

Locked away beneath the surface of Mars are vast quantities of water ice. But the properties of that ice—how pure it is, how deep it goes, what shape …

European Space Agency

Scientists Figure Out How to Make Muscles from Scratch

For the past several years, Nenad Bursac has been trying to make muscles from scratch.<p>A biological engineer at Duke, Bursac came close in 2015, when …

Google hires Apple chip designer John Bruno

As part of its bid to create its own custom processors, Google has hired former Apple chip designer John Bruno, The Information reports. Prior to …

Google Pixel

The Richest Man in the Middle East Might Be Forced Pay $6 Billion for His Freedom

Saudi Arabia’s richest man may exchange that title for his freedom. Last month Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal was one of dozens of government …

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal

All-electric racing series Formula E kicked out of Montreal

Not the all-electric series’ first cancellation, but this one stings<p>Montreal mayor Valérie Plante announced Monday that the city has canceled the season four finale of all-electric racing series Formula E, a doubleheader weekeend event that was scheduled to take place in July 2018. It’s a total …

US economy ready to rock after tax cut bill, says Donald Trump

Donald Trump has defended his Republican tax cut as a good deal for the middle class while boldly suggesting it could lead to explosive economic …

Republicans

Google Flights gets a major upgrade right before the holiday season

You’re playing with fire if you still haven’t booked a flight for Christmas or New Years yet, but in its latest incarnation, Google Flights will help …

Marina Popovich, Record-Breaking Soviet Test Pilot, Is Dead

Marina L. Popovich, a test pilot who broke more than 100 flying records and who was the first Soviet woman to break the sound barrier, died in the Krasnodar region of southern Russia on Nov. 30.<p>Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, announced her death on Facebook and YouTube. The Tass news agency …

Waste Not, Want Not: Drink Beer To Feed Fish And Help Save The Planet

In Westfield, N.Y., perch, bass, catfish and trout are growing fat on the byproducts of an adjacent brewery and distillery. The fish, still young but intended to be harvested and eaten next year, are the first fruits of an innovative project aimed at turning waste into food while addressing a suite …

Aquaculture

The 50 US states ranked from most to least healthy

Not all states are created equal when it comes to health.<p>To get a better sense of how healthy each state in the US is, for the 28th year in a row, the United Health Foundation has ranked America's states.<p>Massachusetts made the top of the list as America's healthiest state, while Mississippi was …

How Facebook Watch will overtake YouTube as the biggest video platform

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: Facebook is crushing Snapchat. Well, forget that, because I’m interested in a much bigger tech company Facebook is …

AirPods shipments expected to double next year

AirPods shipments are expected to double next year as demand for one of Apple’s best accessories remains incredibly strong. Shipping times have already been reduced to just 1-3 days thanks to an improved assembly process.<p>When Apple decided the iPhone no longer needed a headphone jack, it launched …

Customers

The Top 10 Websites for Science in 2017

As the year comes to a close, <i>RealClearScience</i> likes to take stock of all the terrific (and downright awful) science journalism and communication of …

The Galaxy S9 wants to be an even better desktop computer than its predecessor

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled earlier this year, Samsung announced a clever accessory that lets you turn the smartphone into an Android desktop. …

Samsung’s W2018 combines the best features of smartphones and flip phones

Do you miss the flip phones of the ’90s and early 2000s? There are plenty of people who are nostalgic for the design, even if they don’t want to give …

Mobile Technology

Samsung's graphene batteries could charge your phone in 12 minutes

While persistent efforts in phone design and software optimization have got us to the point where our handsets can now last a day on a single charge, there’s work to be done yet if we’re heading for a future rife with VR and AR apps.<p>To that end, Samsung says it’s inching closer to making better …

Electric Vehicles