• Economists point out serious math errors in Trump's budget proposal
Economists point out serious math errors in Trump's budget proposal

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney told a separate House panel that the reason for the new deadline is that "receipts now are coming a little bit slower than expected". dollars over 10 years. House Speaker Paul Ryan said Trump's budget will get reworked in Congress, which is typical for presidential proposals.

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  • Google launches Jamboard Android app for its smart whiteboard
Google launches Jamboard Android app for its smart whiteboard

At Google I/O 2017, Google mentioned a facelift for the platform and today they released more details about the redesigned user interface and how it will help open up the platform for developers. One of the criticisms we here at TalkAndroid had regarding Android TV was the relatively closed nature of the platform. Google Assistant's arrival...

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  • Donald Trump shoves fellow world leader aside at NATO meeting
Donald Trump shoves fellow world leader aside at NATO meeting

Whatever his motives or thoughts, Trump has taken what could have been an easy stopover-the allied leaders set up the meeting (less formal than a summit) for it to be just that-and turned it into another self-inflicted crisis. "President Trump, during the campaign, had not shown a full commitment to that". This is the weird moment Donald Trump ...

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  • Trump meets with Pope Francis after months of icy tweets
Trump meets with Pope Francis after months of icy tweets

McMaster, National Security Adviser, and Louis Bono, chargé d'affaires at the US embassy to the Holy See. Trump and Pope Francis shook hands, the former saying it was "a very great honor". " Pizza ", the first lady answered, and they shared a laugh as Trump smiled. The pope also gave the president a signed message of peace along with copies...

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  • Trump Retains Private Attorney for Russia Probe
Trump Retains Private Attorney for Russia Probe

Last October, Marc Kasowitz , a partner at the firm, threatened The New York Times with legal action after the newspaper published pages from Trump's 1995 income tax return. The team is likely to have lead counselors, those people said. In recent days, Trump has been looking at pulling together a unit of lawyers outside the White House to gu...

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  • IT summons Lalu's daughter and husband in benami land case
IT summons Lalu's daughter and husband in benami land case

The Income-Tax department has summoned the Rajya Sabha MP and daughter of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav , Misa Bharti and her husband in the money laundering case on Wednesday, according to a report by Times Now. Pointing out that Misa became the owner of Rs 50 crore by investing a mere Rs one lakh, he asked "Why would anyone buy shares of a c...

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  • Saharanpur violence: Mayawati blamed for recent unrest in Shabbirpur - Watch report
Saharanpur violence: Mayawati blamed for recent unrest in Shabbirpur - Watch report

A day after one person was killed and around 12 others injured after fresh clashes erupted in Saharanpur , Senior Superintendent of Police ( SSP) Subhash Chandra Dubey on 24 may said the violence broke out following rumors. . The Dalits were particularly unhappy that they had been prevented from installing a statue of Ambedkar. Angry Dalits se...

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  • Alien Megastructure Star is Sparking Interest Once Again
Alien Megastructure Star is Sparking Interest Once Again

Researchers have been eagerly waiting for the brightness on Tabby's star to dip again so they can get closer readings. Cosmologists are sounding the cautions Friday as telescope perceptions distinguish irregular light examples originating from a removed star situated around 1,300 light-years from Earth in the heavenly body of Cygnus, in the exter...

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  • Take-Two Interactive Software reports FY17 financial results
Take-Two Interactive Software reports FY17 financial results

The title continues to attract and delight new audiences, especially as the installed base of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One expands further. Looking ahead to fiscal 2019, we expect to deliver both record Net Sales and record net cash provided by operating activities, in excess of $2.5 billion and $700 million, respectively, led by the launches of Rock...

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  • 'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet
'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet

They were followed by other members of the president's 12-member delegation who included Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, H.R. McMaster, National Security Adviser, and Louis Bono, chargé d'affaires at the USA embassy to the Holy See. Part of Trump's motivation for meeting the pope was to dramatise how the three major religions should rally against...

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  • Britain won't accept EU's 'obsession' with ECJ in Brexit talks: minister
Britain won't accept EU's 'obsession' with ECJ in Brexit talks: minister

The negotiating mandate covers the main areas that need to be tackled before any discussion of a free-trade arrangement, and touches on the divorce bill, citizens' rights and the UK's border with Ireland. The size of Britain's exit bill, and which types of negotiations can begin before it has been agreed, has been a source of debate for weeks. ...

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  • Amazon's Echo Look companion app goes live
Amazon's Echo Look companion app goes live

Dish is the first TV provider to offer direct compatibility with Amazon Alexa . It can perform all the essential Echo functions like reading news, playing audiobooks, launching apps, setting timers, and more. The new feature will work across DISH's live, recorded, and on-demand content, as well as Netflix. Then, enter the code into the Alexa a...

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  • Could oldest human ancestor be from Europe, not Africa?
Could oldest human ancestor be from Europe, not Africa?

It features two partially fused roots, a trait characteristic of early hominids but not ancient apes, a team led by geoscientist Jochen Fuss of the University of Tübingen in Germany reports May 22 in PLOS ONE . Tooth characteristics of a chimpanzee-sized primate that once lived in southeastern European suggest that the primate, known as Graecop...

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  • South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling
South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

A South African hunter has met his untimely death after he was pursued by an elephant before he was crushed to death. In addition to his wife, Botha is survived by five children. Carika is expected to make the trip to Zimbabwe in the next few days to identify her husband's body and then bring him home. One of the elephants reportedly caught up ...

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  • Rebel Wilson's defamation trial against publisher begins
Rebel Wilson's defamation trial against publisher begins

She said she later legally changed her first name to Rebel and her surname to her matrilineal Wilson. On Monday, Wilson was in the Supreme Court in Melbourne accompanied by her sister Anna, 25, for the start of the three-week trial. "I don't know what other words you would use apart from nasty to describe these articles", she said. As the galle...

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 4 Goes on Sale Tomorrow: Specifications and Offer Details
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Goes on Sale Tomorrow: Specifications and Offer Details

It also sports an infrared sensor which also allows it to be used as a universal remote control. The Redmi 4 is available in three variants and is available in two colours- gold and black. The dual-SIM device has an all-metal body and a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. The battery on the Redmi 4 remains at 4100 mAh, with Xiaomi promisi...

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  • Dave Burke talks Android O Developer Preview, reference devices and Project Treble
Dave Burke talks Android O Developer Preview, reference devices and Project Treble

You can do it in two ways - manually, or by enrolling yourself in the Android Beta program, we suggest the latter. But that's not it as Android O packs a host of new features that will make multi-tasking easy and fun. As such, users will be able to continue watching a video on YouTube or Netflix without any interruptions while accessing other a...

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  • Global Seed Vault flooded due to record-high temperatures
Global Seed Vault flooded due to record-high temperatures

In an eye-opener to those who had not anticipated any threat to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a giant seed bank 130 meters deep inside the frozen mountain in the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, the structure proved futile 10 years after when ice started melting due to global warming.

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  • Watch 27 minutes of raw gameplay from the new Crucible mode Countdown
Watch 27 minutes of raw gameplay from the new Crucible mode Countdown

Today, Bungie held a reveal event to showcase their upcoming title Destiny 2 . Why use Battle.net for Destiny 2, then? Mark Noteworthy of Bungie , was asked about Destiny 2 on the Nintendo Switch and although he did not deny the possibility, he said that it is something that they will still have to think about.

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  • Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit
Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit

Hackers have used "ransomware" to freeze at least 200,000 computers so far, and they have demanded that users pay up to regain access. Also enjoying strong protection from liability over the cyber attack is the U.S. An analysis by The Register revealed that the patches weren't new, though, and had been around since February 2017. Then, just as qu...

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