• Turkish coup quashed, 194 reported killed in clashes
Turkish coup quashed, 194 reported killed in clashes

American jets use its Incirlik air base to fly missions against the extremists in Syria and Iraq. The uprising appears not to have been backed by the most senior ranks of the military, and Turkey's main opposition parties quickly condemned the attempted overthrow of the government.

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  • Obama reduces USA troop drawdown in Afghanistan
Obama reduces USA troop drawdown in Afghanistan

Obama's announcement will help shape his legacy. Now, Martin says, there will be USA troops not just in Kabul and at the nearby air base of Bagram, but also in Kandahar to the south, and in Jalalabad to the east, and there will continue to be US forces flying air strikes against the Taliban.

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  • No Man's Sky is complete, confirms developer
No Man's Sky is complete, confirms developer

Originally meant to release back in June, the game was delayed until August 9. I'm pretty sure that one dude on the left of the picture with the glasses is trying to eat the skull of the guy holding the disk. No Man's Sky has reached a major new milestone, as Hello Games confirms that development of the space exploration game is finally comple...

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  • South China Sea: Philippines urges China to respect ruling from The Hague
South China Sea: Philippines urges China to respect ruling from The Hague

China resorting to bullying tactics did not sway the Permanent Court of Arbitration to rule in favor of The Philippines. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, for his part, said Vietnam respects China's stance on the arbitration, which was unilaterally initiated by the Philippines, and Vietnam maintains that the disputes should be solved peacefully through negotiati...

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  • Alleged coup supporters flee to Greece
Alleged coup supporters flee to Greece

Seven military personnel and a civilian on board a Turkish military helicopter were arrested after landing in north Greece, reports said on Saturday. A Turkish military helicopter has landed in Greece carrying eight men seeking asylum, the Greek police said Saturday.

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  • Pokémon Go developer aiming for rollout to 200 markets
Pokémon Go developer aiming for rollout to 200 markets

The Pokemon phenomena turned into a lucrative one for Nintendo, and the company expanded it into a famously popular trading card game. Want more updates from Gizmodo UK? That's because Pokemon Go, the mobile sensation that may now be more popular than Facebook, will allow companies to pay to have their real-world locations appear on the game'...

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  • Nintendo introduces tiny console with 30 classic games built in
Nintendo introduces tiny console with 30 classic games built in

The NES Classic Edition will arrive on November 11 - six weeks before Christmas, and all but ensuring that it becomes a hit during the holiday season - for a suggested price of $59.99. The 30 games that come included with the console offer multiple suspend points, which means that you can pick up later where you've left off without having to type ...

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  • Japan, Vietnam agree South China Sea ruling must be observed-Kyodo
Japan, Vietnam agree South China Sea ruling must be observed-Kyodo

Li told Abe on the sideline of the Asia-Europe Meeting (Asem) of about 50 nations in Ulan Bator, Mongolia, that Tokyo should "stop hyping up and interfering in the South China Sea issue", Xinhua reported. Japanese Foreign Ministry spokesman Yasuhisa Kawamura said Abe "reiterated the fundamental positions regarding the South China Sea " in his ...

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  • British Prime Minister David Cameron Leaves The Political Stage
British Prime Minister David Cameron Leaves The Political Stage

Mrs May arrived at the Palace by ministerial vehicle with husband Philip, having set off from the House of Commons only after receiving the signal that predecessor David Cameron's resignation as PM had been accepted by the Queen and that he had advised the head of state to appoint the former Home Secretary in his place.

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  • Cleveland police to wear body cameras during GOP convention
Cleveland police to wear body cameras during GOP convention

Anti-trump activists and others have also said they plan on attending. Now, various parties report that pretty much everyone involved is denying all parts of Bloomberg's report. "I'm thinking about getting some of the great sports people who like me a lot". The efforts of anti-Trump Republicans to stop the presumptive GOP nominee ha...

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  • Pokemon Go becomes biggest mobile game in US history
Pokemon Go becomes biggest mobile game in US history

The augmented reality game has attracted just under 21 million daily users in the U.S. It uses Global Positioning System to track the player and show nearby Pokemon creatures on the map. The scorching performance helped propel the broader Nikkei stock index nearly one per cent higher to break above the levels seen on Jun 23 before Britain's shock...

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  • Yelp is now asking users about nearby PokeStops
Yelp is now asking users about nearby PokeStops

On its blog today, Yelp announced that when using its website or app to search for a business, you can choose to filter by those located near a PokeStop. According to the company, gamers have already surfaced "thousands" of places near PokeStops in the past day, and it expects a lot more places will be added in the coming days and weeks.

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note7 : Launch & Release Both Set For 2nd August
Samsung Galaxy Note7 : Launch & Release Both Set For 2nd August

It should be common knowledge by now that the 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ has bombed with buyers. Surprisingly, the current speculations indicate that there will be no flat-screened variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, but it will instead be coming out in the edged and dual-edged variants! As for the loyalty ranking, Apple leads with 88...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Name Confirmed By Evan Blass - Details Leaked
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Name Confirmed By Evan Blass - Details Leaked

Samsung is now expected to release the Note 7 just before Apple releases the iPhone 7, which is expected to be unveiled in September. Even if the Galaxy Note 7 is priced at $849, it will remain to be one of the most expensive handset to be released by the company.

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  • Pokemon Go unleashed in the UK
Pokemon Go unleashed in the UK

It is becoming one of the most downloaded apps of recent times. Pokemon enthusiast, John Byskal, got a friend from the United States to help him get the game. But, as the Better Business Bureau warns, malware and privacy concerns mean it's not all fun and games. Yet it looks like it was not accepting any information during the testing.

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  • Pokémon Go becomes biggest mobile game in US history
Pokémon Go becomes biggest mobile game in US history

It's clear that Nintendo's franchises are here to stay and there's simply nothing that can compete with Mario , Zelda and Pokemon when are less video games and more cultural icons. Sure, you go on an adventure, encountering and capturing various Pokemon along the way, eventually forming them into a team and becoming their friend.

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  • Line jumps in USA debut of 2016's biggest technology IPO
Line jumps in USA debut of 2016's biggest technology IPO

However, Line's 218 million global monthly active users pale in comparison to the 1 billion of market-leader WhatsApp and 900 million of Messenger , both owned by Facebook Inc (FB.O). Trading in Tokyo will begin Friday. Founder and chief executive Jungho Chin told the United States business CNBC-TV network Thursday that the company now dom...

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  • Civilians Take To The Streets As Military Coup Underway in Turkey
Civilians Take To The Streets As Military Coup Underway in Turkey

During his FaceTime interview, Erdogan asked his supporters to take to the streets to shore up the government. Turkey's troubled relationship with the media has always been a point of contention for the European Union, which has said freedom of the press and of expression are nonnegotiable conditions for joining the EU.

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  • Oil Falls As Glut Fears Return, China Data Eyed
Oil Falls As Glut Fears Return, China Data Eyed

Threats to demand are especially strong as concern over the U.K.'s exit from the European Union clouds the economic outlook , Giovanni Staunovo, an analyst at UBS Group AG in Zurich, said by e-mail. USA gasoline stocks and European diesel inventories have risen in recent weeks despite entering the peak seasonal summer demand period. "China's o...

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  • Nintendo shares jump 9.5% on Pokemon GO phenomenon
Nintendo shares jump 9.5% on Pokemon GO phenomenon

Martin. Data analysis company SurveyMonkey revealed on Wednesday that Pokemon Go is the most successful mobile-based app in USA history with some 21 million daily active users in 24 hours, exceeding the successes of Draw Something and Candy Crush, with some 16 and 20 million users respectively.

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