• Cormier gets the job done against Silva
Cormier gets the job done against Silva

A doping test on Jon Jones' backup sample showed the same violation that forced the UFC to drop the interim light heavyweight champion from his main-event bout at UFC 200. It presented an interesting stylistic matchup between a dynamic striker in Silva and an Olympic wrestler in Cormier, a classic striker versus grappler match up.

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  • Samsung puts 2Q profit at 8.1 trillion won, beats forecast
Samsung puts 2Q profit at 8.1 trillion won, beats forecast

It racked up operating profit of 12.8 trillion won a year ago, beating the 10.1 trillion won earned by the mobile unit. The Galaxy S7 remains Samsung's flagship smartphone, of course, and a next-generation model isn't expected until 2017.

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  • Dallas police say department received anonymous threat across city
Dallas police say department received anonymous threat across city

The shootings followed protests of the police killings of two more black men: A Minnesota officer on Wednesday fatally shot Philando Castile while he was in a vehicle with a woman and a child, and the shooting's aftermath was livestreamed in a widely shared Facebook video.

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  • As iPhone sales stall, Galaxy S7 is even hotter than Samsung expected
As iPhone sales stall, Galaxy S7 is even hotter than Samsung expected

The company expects Q2 2016 operating profit to come in at about $7 billion, up a healthy 17% from the same quarter previous year. In the same quarter past year, the company had reported an operating income of 6.9 trillion won. A potential slump in smartphone sales in the third quarter could be "offset by improving earnings of the semiconductor div...

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  • Nasa's Juno spacecraft placed into elliptical polar orbit around Jupiter
Nasa's Juno spacecraft placed into elliptical polar orbit around Jupiter

Because of the communication time lag between Jupiter and Earth, Juno was on autopilot when it executed the move so all the Nasa team could do was wait to discover whether it had been successful. Weighing over 3,600kg at launch, the centre of the spacecraft contains its vital electronic components, which are shielded from radiation (as high as 10...

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  • Protests against police shooting to resume in Baton Rouge
Protests against police shooting to resume in Baton Rouge

At a press conference Wednesday, Baton Rouge Chief of Police Carl Dabadie Jr. called Sterling's death a "horrible tragedy", but said there was still a lot not understood about the incident. According to internal affairs documents released Thursday, the two police officers involved in Sterling's death had four previous "use of force" complaints lodg...

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  • Pokemon Go Finally Released On iOS and Android
Pokemon Go Finally Released On iOS and Android

Pokemon Go is an AR game that sends you out in the real world to find hidden virtual Pokemon . Microsoft announced a year ago that they were working on porting Android apps to Windows 10 phones and named it Project Astoria, unfortunately in the early part of 2016 they also announced they would be pulling the plug on the Android bridge for wind...

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  • FBI Interviews Hillary Clinton In Email Investigation
FBI Interviews Hillary Clinton In Email Investigation

Ms. Lynch said she understands questions about the episode last week, and that while she wouldn't do it again, the meet-up has no bearing on how the investigation into Mrs. Spokespeople for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department have declined to comment. At issue - whether Clinton violated any laws by handling classifi...

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  • Florida Lawmaker Faces 357 Years In Prison On Fraud Charges
Florida Lawmaker Faces 357 Years In Prison On Fraud Charges

There was no immediate response from Brown's office to requests for comment from Simmons. There were no shortage of supporters for longtime Congresswoman Corrine Brown , who faced a federal magistrate after being indicted on several charges, including conspiracy to commit fraud.

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  • Pokemon GO mobile game wins fans, and gives Nintendo a boost
Pokemon GO mobile game wins fans, and gives Nintendo a boost

Nintendo had for many years resisted introducing products with its best-known characters such as Super Mario Bros and Pokemon as it sought to protect its games console business. Hatching of the eggs will require Trainers to walk a certain distance with incubators also provided to speed up the process. Training Gyms are waiting to be discovered ...

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  • Continental US records first Zika-related death
Continental US records first Zika-related death

As of July 7, 2016, no cases of locally transmitted, mosquito-borne Zika have been reported in the continental United States. The funding can also be used to support Zika preparedness and response capacity in areas where mosquitoes are known to transmit the virus; to improve mosquito control programs; to build virus surveillance and education...

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  • Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor's fourth poster of BEFIKRE out
Ranveer Singh and Vaani Kapoor's fourth poster of BEFIKRE out

We will see more of these kissing posters as the makers have announced that they will release a new poster on 9th of every month till the movie is released. We'll only know once the movie trailer releases. While Befikre has been extensively shot in Paris, it is slated to release on December 9 this year.

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  • Wales boss Coleman to walk away after 2018 World Cup campaign
Wales boss Coleman to walk away after 2018 World Cup campaign

Pictures emerged after the game showing Ronaldo consoling Bale after the final whistle as he congratulated the Welshman on the Dragons' incredible run in the competition. Obviously I would have liked to have been part of a winning team but that's football. The Portuguese captain unleashed a wave of emotion at the final whistle as he celebrated hi...

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  • Philadelphia to host 2017 National Football League draft, according to congressman
Philadelphia to host 2017 National Football League draft, according to congressman

The windy city hosted the 3-day event for the past two years, but early reports are indicating the draft could be moved to Philadelphia, PA in 2017. It's a big deal. "It's astounding. Just like with the [Democratic National] convention [next month], all the hotels will be booked, all the restaurants will be filled, for a three-day event".

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  • Pokèmon Go: Apparently you can't catch them all here yet in PH
Pokèmon Go: Apparently you can't catch them all here yet in PH

I didn't get into the beta test, but when the game went live in Australia and New Zealand on Wednesday, I was among the first to jump on the newest bandwagon and download the leaked APK file. The game is free, but there will be in-app purchases where players can purchase PokeCoins. If you're playing " Pokemon Go " outside, you don't need to...

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  • Apple releases iOS 10 beta to the public today
Apple releases iOS 10 beta to the public today

Your OS may be Sierra, but your apps aren't written for it - so be patient. Those folders will be automatically synced with iCloud Drive. In our preview of Sierra, we noted a few killer features you should check out. The People album replaces Faces in the redesigned version of Photos. (Not to be confused with Snapchat's new Memories feature!) The...

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  • Aston Martin, Red Bull Racing Reveal New 'Hypercar'
Aston Martin, Red Bull Racing Reveal New 'Hypercar'

The AM-RB 001 will be significantly lighter, and also feature a naturally aspirated V12 engine as opposed to a hybrid turbo. The designers quote "unprecedented" levels of downforce for a street-legal sports auto, much of it generated via Newey's underfloor aerodynamics, leaving Reichman free to concentrate on packaging the engineering in a ultra-sm...

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  • New Nintendo Handheld Patent Filed
New Nintendo Handheld Patent Filed

Thus, when asked if Nintendo has plans for launching a physical controller and invest in new titles, Nintendo's President mentioned that Nintendo is now researching VR technologies, reported Tom's Hardware . It would also have the standard buttons, which can be felt on either of the console screen's side. Until now Nintendo's mobile develo...

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  • Griezmann, Ronaldo face Euro final clash
Griezmann, Ronaldo face Euro final clash

Cristiano Ronaldo, accustomed to fighting with Lionel Messi for the right to be called the best player in the world, takes on a different challenger in France's Antoine Griezmann, this time for European supremacy. That was confirmed when, with the score at 1-0, he brought on N'Golo Kante to free Pogba to play further forwards . "I have played ...

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  • IOS 10 beta launch: What's in it and how to download
IOS 10 beta launch: What's in it and how to download

Developer-only beta versions of both operating systems were previously released in June. While most of the attention has been on the iOS 10 and the jailbreak possibilities, the MacOS Sierra public beta is looming as an interesting one to consider.

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