Last year, former US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler proposed a rule that would prevent internet providers from selling customers’ private data to third parties without their consent; the rule passed in October 2016 with clear guidelines for how ISPs must secure permission before sharing information like browsing history and location data with advertisers. Now, that ruling is under threat, as the Senate is set to vote on Thursday on whether to roll it back and once again allow ISPs like Comcast and AT&T to once again have their way with your data. There’s no benefit for consumers…...
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LONDON (Reuters) - British police have arrested seven people in the investigation into an attacker who killed three people and injured about 40 before being shot to death by police, Britain's most senior counter-terrorism officer said on Thursday.
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Британская полиция задержала семь подозреваемых в Лондоне, Бирмингеме и других городах после теракта около Парламента. Об этом заявили на брифинге полиции утром 23 марта. Задержания прошли в шести разных местах.
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Telegraph.co.ukNext profits fall for first time in eight yearsTelegraph.co.ukNext, the former high street darling, has suffered its first fall in profits since the recession and warned that it is “extremely cautious about the year ahead”. The FTSE 100 retailer said that it had been battling a “combination of economic, cyclical ...Next annual profits show first fall for eight yearsBelfast TelegraphIn-store sales at Next PLC are down with more tough times aheadLeicester MercuryNext sees first annual profit fall in eight yearsBBC NewsSky News -Drapers -International Business Times UK -London South East (registration) (blog)all 15 news articles »
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Norfolk Eastern Daily PressCould the pension age rise to 70 in the future?Norfolk Eastern Daily PressThe state pension age should increase to 68 by 2039 and the triple lock guarantee should be scrapped during the next Parliament, an independent review recommends. Share article from on facebook · Tweet article from · Share article from on Google Plus.State pension age could rise to 70 for those now in their 20s - reviewSky NewsCridland: state pension age should hit 68 seven years earlier than plannedCitywire.co.ukState pension age must rise again, says reportThe GuardianBBC News -Mirror.co.uk -Financial Times -City A.M.all 16 news articles »
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Saldus novada Nīgrandes pagastā vakar ugunsgrēkā cietuši 15 jaunsargi, aģentūru LETA informēja Valsts ugunsdzēsības un glābšanas dienests (VUGD).
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BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's government is trying to get a new abbot appointed to head the country's biggest Buddhist temple, whose former leader is wanted for money laundering, an official said on Thursday.
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MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday Russia was willing to discuss reducing nuclear weapons, news agency RIA reported.
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KIEV (Reuters) - The Ukrainian military said unknown saboteurs blew up a warehouse storing tank ammunition at a military base in the east of the country early on Thursday, but nobody was hurt.
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WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland may not accept the Rome declaration, which will chart the European Union's course after Britain leaves, if the document does not touch upon issues Warsaw considers crucial, the country's prime minister said.
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В Москве задержаны две сотрудницы Сбербанка — сестры Марьям и Тамилла Дадашевы, — которых подозревают в хищении денег клиента. Как сообщает «Коммерсант» со ссылкой на неназванные источники, операцию провели в одном из автосалонов, где подозреваемые покупали «Феррари» стоимостью более семи миллионов рублей.
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PARIS (Reuters) - A second member of the French government of Socialist President Francois Hollande changed camp on Thursday, announcing that he was backing centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron instead of the Socialist Party contender in the presidential election.
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LeapRateRevenues pull back for online trader IG in 'uncertain' regulatory environmentFinancial TimesIG Group, the UK's biggest online retail trading company, reported that the quiet winter trading period had pushed net trading revenues down 3.8 per cent to £117.4m for December 2016 to February 2017. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select ...IG Group sees revenues fall during "quiet" third-quarter, but fourth-quarter has "started better"Proactive Investors UKIG Group's revenue falls 3.8 percent on weakness in UK, IrelandReuters UKIG Group Q3 revenues down 12% QoQ to £117.4 million, Q4 starts strongLeapRateDIGITALLOOK -London South East (registration) (blog) -RTT News -Finance Magnatesall 8 news...
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Kier Group appoints new chairman as profits riseFinancial TimesFTSE 250 construction group Kier has announced the appointment of Drax chairman Philip Cox as its next chairman, as it reports growing profits despite the difficulties that many construction groups have faced since the UK's vote to leave the EU. Sample ...Kier reports higher profit, forms residential JVReuters UKKier Group HY Profit Rises; Chairman Phil White To RetireRTT Newsall 6 news articles »
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Минэкономразвития выступило против предложения мэра Москвы Сергея Собянина запретить предпринимателям оспаривать в суде цену выкупаемых у города помещений. Об этом сказано в ответе главы департамента развития малого и среднего предпринимательства и конкуренции министерства Максима Паршина на запрос лидера московского «Яблока» Сергея Митрохина.
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TOKYO (Reuters) - The head of a Japanese nationalist school at the heart of a swirling political scandal said in sworn testimony in parliament on Thursday that he received a donation of 1 million yen from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife in her husband's name.
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В Санкт-Петербурге в ночь на 23 марта подожгли дверь предвыборного штаба Алексея Навального. Об этом сообщил руководитель его избирательной кампании Леонид Волков. По его словам, пожарные быстро потушили огонь.
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There are lots of times when people around us can see what’s on our phone screens, and that can make it tricky to read confidential texts or emails. Thankfully, BlackBerry has a smart solution to that problem for Android users. Its new Privacy Shade app lets you black out your screen, save for a rectangular or circular area that you can resize and move around. While it’s activated, you can use your phone as normal to navigate to apps and individual messages. You can turn it on or off from a persistent notification or by tapping a dedicated Quick Settings…...
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Британская полиция провела рейд в Бирмингеме в связи с терактом, который произошел в Лондоне 22 марта. Об этом со ссылкой на неназванные источники сообщает Sky News.
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В городе Балаклея Харьковской области загорелся склад боеприпасов воинской части. Часть города и близлежащие поселки эвакуируют спасатели Госслужбы по чрезвычайным ситуациям.
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 Bijušais Valsts kancelejas direktors Mārtiņš Krieviņš amatu pēc «abpusējās vienošanās» pametis pēc premjera Māra Kučinska (ZZS) aicinājuma, atsaucoties uz Krieviņa teikto, vēsta laikraksts «Diena».
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International Business Times UKBreakfast briefing: Retail news on Tourist spending and TescoRetail WeekChinese shoppers increased their spending 103% in the UK, accounting for 33% of tax-free shopping, The Times reported. Owing to the fall in pound and tax-free buying, the total international UK tax-free spending has increased 55%. According to Global ...Tesco pulls Heineken brands from shelvesReuters UKTesco and Heineken Won't Go Dutch; Beers Pulled in Brexit Price DisputeTheStreet.comall 30 news articles »
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В российском правительстве обсуждали непрозначность выборов президента РАН накануне отмены голосования 22 марта. Об этом «Коммерсанту» рассказал источник в правительственных кругах.
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Seven months since its launch, Google’s Duo video calling app is finally adding support for voice-only calls. The feature is rolling out first in Brazil, where Google announced the update at a São Paulo event; it’ll become available elsewhere in the world in the coming days. Unfortunately, I can’t say I’m excited about it at this point. I already use WhatsApp for most of my essential messaging and calls these days, and I don’t see the need to invite my contacts to try another app. Of course, I’m biased because I started on WhatsApp a long time ago, and that…...
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ФБР обнаружило признаки координации между помощниками президента США Дональда Трампа и предполагаемыми российскими разведчиками во время предвыборной кампании. Об этом со ссылкой на неназванных представителей правоохранительных органов сообщает CNN.
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ANKARA (Reuters) - One Turkish soldier was killed and four were wounded in an armed attack by Kurdish militants in Turkey's southeastern province of Hakkari, the Turkish military said on Thursday.
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Savulaik no «Saskaņas» izslēgtais Marats Kasems, kurš tagad pārstāv Jāņa Kuzina partiju «Par neatkarīgu Latviju», piedalījies Krievijas Valsts domes Tautiešu lietu komitejas sēdē un iesniedzis Krievijas Liberāldemokrātiskās partijas līderim Vladimiram Žirinovskim priekšlikumus, lai mudinātu Latvijas jauniešus doties uz Krieviju.
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Ceturtdien Latvijā būs saulains laiks, vairāk gubu mākoņu Vidzemē, bet pievakarē no valsts dienvidrietumiem palielināsies mākoņu daudzums, nokrišņi nav gaidāmi.
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Apple has acquired Workflow, an automation app for iOS that lets you connect apps and create quick shortcuts to actions like texting a contact to let them know you’ll be late for your appointment, find a convenience store near you, make PDFs from Web pages and record an audio note to yourself that’s accessible in the Reminders app. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Interestingly, Apple isn’t killing off the product; in addition to adding the Workflow team of three into its fold, it’s also making the tool available for free. Confirming the deal, Apple lauded Workflow’s capabilities…...
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SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean ferry that sank nearly three years ago, killing 304 people, most of them children on a school trip, slowly emerged from a gray sea on Thursday, a somber reminder of a tragedy that traumatized the country.
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British army equipment including tanks and self-propelled guns on Wednesday arrived by boat in Estonia, part of a NATO move to reinforce its eastern flank to deter a militarily resurgent Russia,... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The German government has refused approval for military exports to NATO partner country Turkey on a growing number of occasions. Ministers are concerned the weapons could be used to oppress the local... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The Cambodia DailyOrganizations Warn of 'Massive Threat' in Draft Wage LawThe Cambodia DailyAny protest, advocacy or objection to the minimum wage rate—as well as any independent research into the issue by unions, NGOs, journalists or academics—could effectively be criminalized under Cambodia's draft Minimum Wage Law, a legal analysis ...New wage law flawed: studyThe Phnom Penh PostMillions of workers to get a £585 pay rise next month – are you one of them?The SunEverything you need to know about the National Living Wage increaseNottingham PostHull Daily Mail -Newsmax -Mondaq News Alerts (registration) -Drapersall 13 news articles »
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For the unfortunate Android fans that had to wait their turn to play Mario on a smartphone — especially those that didn’t realize you could just grab an emulator and play all the old Mario games — today is your day. Nintendo officially announced last Friday the game would drop on March 23rd (tomorrow), but apparently decided to kick things off a day early. Super Mario Run is available now in the Google Play Store, free*. In case you’re wondering, those that switch between Android and iOS still have to buy the game on Android, even if you’ve previously linked your Nintendo…...
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Лондонская полиция полагает, что исполнитель теракта у парламента Великобритании действовал под влиянием международного терроризма. Об этом заявил помощник комиссара Скотланд-Ярда Марк Роули.
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Ev Williams is a brilliant man. His vision for online publishing offers up a near-utopian vision of what a democratized internet looks like in Medium. He also once ran a couple of other businesses you may have heard of: Twitter, which he co-founded, and Odeo, a popular podcast app that may have actually launched before the public was ready for it, and years prior to the new podcast boom. And then he lost his goddamn mind. Earlier this year, Williams laid off 50 staff members. He also announced Medium would be removing ads from the site until the company found a better way…...
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OK, we survived the cataclysm. Now what? In recent years, warnings by top scientists and industrialists have energized research into the sort of civilization-threatening calamities that are typically the stuff of sci-fi and thriller novels: asteroid impacts, supervolcanoes, nuclear war, pandemics, bioterrorism, even the rise of a super-smart, but malevolent artificial intelligence. But what comes afterward? […] The post These Researchers Want to Prepare Us for the Post-Apocalypse appeared first on Futurism.
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AdAge.comJ&J and Verizon Join Major Marketers Suspending YouTube AdvertisingAdAge.comJohnson & Johnson has suspended its YouTube advertising globally, joining a growing group of advertisers and agencies stepping back from the dominant video platform over ads' proximity to hate speech, terrorist propaganda and other objectionable ...YouTube losing major advertisers who are upset with offensive, extremist videosTribune-ReviewGoogle apologizes to ad clients for YouTube content fiascoReuters UKall 515 news articles »
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В результате теракта у здания парламента Великобритании погибли четыре человека (не считая нападавшего), не менее 40 человек пострадали. Об этом вечером 22 марта заявил помощник комиссара службы столичной полиции Марк Роули.
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Each year, robots and artificially intelligence systems cause unemployment rates to increase as more and more jobs become automated. And when you stop to take a look, the numbers are harrowing. In Canada, a study conducted by the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship found that a staggering 40 percent of Canadian jobs will be taken over by […] The post Watch Live: Will Universal Basic Income Change Our Lives for Good or Bad? appeared first on Futurism.
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Lab-grown meat is coming our way soon... and we may even be able to afford it. The post Lab-Grown Meat: Better for Animals, Better for the Environment appeared first on Futurism.
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One teenager in San Francisco got a letter from the President … and probably not the kind that looks good framed on a wall. Lucy is an aspiring web developer who wanted to make a cute, simple website to show off on her resume. She made a little site where kitten paws slap the face of Donald Trump. It was called TrumpScratch.com — apparently one of the few “Trump” domain names he forgot to buy. Sounds harmless right? Apparently not everyone thought so. Three weeks after it went live, Lucy allegedly got a Cease & Desist from the President’s lawyers. Lucy told the…...
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In a world-first, New Zealand’s third largest river has just been granted the same legal rights as a human being. The new legislation essentially combines Western legal precedent with Maori mysticism. According to the Maori —a tribe of the Whanganui in the North Island who has been fighting to assert their rights over the river since […] The post A River Was Just Granted the Same Legal Rights as a Human Being appeared first on Futurism.
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Valsts kontrole (VK) trešdien Saeimas Publisko izdevumu un revīzijas komisijā aktualizēja jautājumu par ēdināšanas pakalpojumiem pašvaldību iestādēs, norādot, ka nereti par samazinātu cenu šo iestāžu, tai skaitā skolu, ēdnīcās maltītes ietur ne tikai tie, kam tas pienākas, bet arī citi apmeklētāji.
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Премьер-министр Великобритании Тереза Мэй выступила с обращением в связи с терактом, совершенным днем 22 марта у здания парламента в Лондоне.
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Tesla’s higher end P100D model of the Tesla Model S just set a new quarter-mile record, making it the fastest street-legal on the road today. In a video posted by Drag Times, two Model S P100Ds were tested. One without a few key features — like a sunroof — making it 300 pounds lighter, versus the fully […] The post A Tesla Just Broke a World Record for Speed Twice in One Day appeared first on Futurism.
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Liepājā šogad remontēs ielas par apmēram vienu miljonu eiro, kas ir tikpat liela summa kā pērn, intervijā «Rietumu Radio» pastāstīja Liepājas Komunālās pārvaldes Ielu infrastruktūras daļas vadītājs Mārtiņš Jākobsons.
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In the US, there are 5.5 million Americans with Alzheimer’s — a disease defined by the progressive deterioration of brain function, most often affecting thinking and memory, that typically begins during middle or old age. Among the 5.5 million patients, the vast majority are at least 65 years old, while an estimated 200,000 suffer from what’s known as […] The post A New Genetic Test Predicts If and When You’ll Develop Alzheimer’s appeared first on Futurism.
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BEIRUT (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State has for the first time airdropped local ground forces behind enemy lines near the ISIS-held town of Tabqa in northern Syria, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, opening a new front in the campaign to recapture nearby Raqqa city.
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The company Wright Electric presented its idea for a commercial passenger airplane that's battery-powered at Y Combinator's Demo Day. Designed for flights under 480 km (300 miles), the electric plane would seat 150 people. The plane is still in development, and its design relies on advancements in battery technology. The post Electric Flights Are Coming: Engineers Unveil a 150-Seat Battery-Powered Plane appeared first on Futurism.
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Farming has been a cornerstone of civilization for a long time — even before sewer systems. As humans have evolved, so has farming. Thanks to drones, CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing, and a host of other innovations, we have come farther than we would have ever thought possible — including reaching new heights with vertical farming. The pinnacle of modern agriculture can […] The post A New Type of Farm Is Letting Us Grow 100 Times More Food appeared first on Futurism.
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Cyberwarfare is the new frontier that nations are currently battling on. An Israeli defense contractor has devised a system that will ensure that flights will be protected from cyber attacks. The system allows for flights to maintain two-way GPS communications between planes and satellites. The post We Have a New Way to Protect Airplanes From a Major Safety Threat appeared first on Futurism.
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Pagaidām plānotās vērienīgās nodokļu reformas fiskālā ietekme ir ar nelielu negatīvu zīmi, šodien pēc Nodokļu reformas vadības grupas sanāksmes aģentūrai LETA atzina finanšu ministre Dana Reziniece-Ozola (ZZS).
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has the potential to become an integral part of our future. Essentially, it’s a decentralized digital ledger that’s secured by cryptography and boasts transparency that’s unparalleled in any digital platform. Though initially linked to , the technology has since seen various applications beyond . Blockchain networks are employed in the financial sector, in universal basic income (UBI) […] The post IBM Just Launched Blockchain Beyond Currency appeared first on Futurism.
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Nintendo, officially, doesn’t have a problem with Switch Joy-Cons. It does, however, have a fix for the problem it, uh, doesn’t have? By and large, the Switch is a big hit — Nintendo is even doubling production to get more consoles on the shelves. But it has had its problems, including the widespread issue with the left Joy-Con, which de-syncs from the console randomly. Of course, Nintendo isn’t calling it a “problem” or any other word which might have a negative connotation. In a statement to Kotaku, it said the following: There is no design issue with the Joy-Con controllers, and no widespread proactive repair or…...
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The core vision in the scenario publication “The Future as Told Through the Garden and the Streets” is that technologies for the hyperconnected planet enable a decoupling between increasing well-being and the consumption of natural resources. The basic requirement for that to happen is that the IoT and industrial internet technologies as a whole are […] The post New Technologies Could Let Our Devices Power Themselves appeared first on Futurism.
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After reaching an all-time high earlier this month, Bitcoin prices are coming back to earth. The current price (as of this writing) of $998 a coin is down more than 20-percent from its previous high, and down 10-percent today alone. As with all Bitcoin peaks, the fall is typically just as dramatic as the rise, and often just as quick. Bitcoin is a volatile currency, so ebbs and flows — and often dramatic ones — are par the course. This fall, however, may have been due, at least in part, to a few news stories over the past couple weeks. As optimistic as some…...
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Американские спецслужбы собирали информацию о контактах членов команды Дональда Трампа после его победы на выборах президента. Об этом 22 марта заявил конгрессмен-республиканец Девин Нуньес, возглавляющий в Палате представителей США комитет по разведке.
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Aizsardzības ministrs Raimonds Bergmanis (ZZS) cer, ka jaunā kazarma Nacionālo bruņoto spēku (NBS) Aviācijas bāzē Lielvārdē darbosies kā viens no stimuliem sabiedrotajiem pastiprināt savu klātbūtni Latvijā.
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There are fans, and then there are fans. Allen Pan falls into the latter category. This Zelda fan built a Raspberry Pi-based automated home system that allows him to control his entire house with an ocarina, the ancient wind-powered musical instrument used in the game. Watch Pan demonstrate how his ocarina-controlled system operates in the video […] The post Watch This Zelda Super Fan Magically Control His Home With an Ocarina appeared first on Futurism.
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Jaunā nodokļu politika nebūs ideāla nevienai no pusēm, bet tā būs kompromiss, kurā ieguvējas kopumā būs visas puses, aģentūrai LETA pauda Latvijas Brīvo arodbiedrību savienības (LBAS) priekšsēdētājs Egils Baldzēns
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Google is going to allow sports teams and celebs to “Post” status updates directly into search results. The company today announced it’s opening Posts up to organizations. Specifically, it’s including “museums, sports teams, sports leagues, movies” and in Brazil: musicians. Posts are an experiment to allow participants to post updates directly in Google’s search results. If you think you’re about to see Google turn into a social site, you’ll be disappointed. Posts seem to have been designed for public figures to communicate directly with people who are searching their names: So if you’re searching for the Henry Ford Museum in…...
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Back in July 2016, Tesla noted that owners of the company’s EVs had driven a combined total of more than 2 billion miles. In an effort to speed up the journey to three billion miles (while simultaneously “showcas[ing] the uncompromised capabilities of Model S and Model X”), the company launched its Electric Road Trip. A […] The post Elon Musk’s Company Just Smashed Through a Major Milestone appeared first on Futurism.
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Rīgas slimnīcās atteikšanās parakstīt vienošanos par pagarināto normālo darba laiku pagaidām nav masveida tendence, liecina aģentūras LETA aptaujāto slimnīcu sniegtā informācija.
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22 марта террорист сбил на автомобиле прохожих на Вестминстерском мосту в центре Лондона и напал с ножом на полицейских у здания парламента Великобритании. Погибли три человека, в том числе один сотрудник полиции, пострадали 20 человек. Нападавший был застрелен. «Медуза» собрала фотографии с места теракта. Осторожно, фотографии содержат сцены насилия.
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Oxford MailThames Water fined record £20.3m for polluting Thames with 1.4 billion litres of raw sewage.Oxford MailThames Water has been fined £20.3 million for polluting the River Thames with 1.4 billion litres of raw sewage. It is the largest penalty handed down to a water utility for an environmental disaster. The discharges in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire ...Thames Water given record £20.3m fine for polluting river with raw sewageBelfast TelegraphThames Water fined £20.3m for dumping sewage into ThamesMix 96Thames Water fined £20m for polluting river Thames with 1.4bn litres of raw sewageEvening StandardFinancial Times -Henley Standard -edie.net -ITV Newsall 43 news articles »
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Aizvadītajā nedēļā gripas intensitāte Latvijā samazinājusies par 28,2%, liecina Slimību profilakses un kontroles centra (SPKC) gripas monitoringa dati.
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В результате теракта в Лондоне пострадали 20 человек, сообщает Sky News. Еще трое погибли. В их числе полицейский, на которого напал террорист с ножом.
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Российская компания Yellow, Black and White начала работу над сериалом о серийном убийце, в основу которого ляжет история Михаила Попкова, убившего более 80 женщин в Ангарске.
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The GuardianShoe retailer Brantano goes into administration with 1000 jobs at riskThe GuardianThe company has suffered from a rise in costs since the post-referendum fall in sterling amid a generally lacklustre UK footwear market. Based in Hinckley, Leicestershire, the chain has 73 stores and 64 concessions across the UK and employs 1,086 staff.1000 jobs at risk as shoe chain enters administrationLeicester MercuryMore than 1000 jobs at risk as shoe retailer Brantano falls back into administrationCity A.M.Jobs at risk as Brantano goes into administration for second time in a yearChronicleLiveStoke Sentinel -Derby Telegraph -BBC News -Hull Daily Mailall 30 news articles »
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Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon and founder of BlueOrigin, unveiled the world's first manned bipedal robot at the MARS conference this week. The 4-meter-tall (13-foot-tall) robot suit, called Method 2, weighs in at 1.5 tons and could be used to work in areas that are too hazardous for humans to go unprotected. The post Amazon’s CEO Just Demoed the World’s First Manned Bipedal Robot appeared first on Futurism.
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Pašvaldību vēlēšanu iecirkņa adresi pilsoņi uzzinās no pa pastu izsūtītiem paziņojumiem, šodien žurnālistus informēja Centrālās vēlēšanu komisijas (CVK) vadītājs Arnis Cimdars un Pilsonības un migrācijas lietu pārvaldes (PMLP) Personas datu apstrādes departamenta direktors Uldis Apsītis.
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Bijušais Valsts prezidents Guntis Ulmanis nav ielaists Saeimas ēkā, trešdien vēstīja raidījums «LNT Ziņas Sešos».
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В Лондоне в годовщину взрывов в Брюсселе произошел теракт: полицейского ранили у здания парламента; на мосту, который ведет к парламенту, были сбиты несколько человек. Три человека погибли. Напавший на полицейского мужчина застрелен. Вероятно, он и был за рулем автомобиля, который сбил людей на мосту.
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Apple CEO Tim Cook has frequently voiced his belief in the potential of augmented reality, and some experts believe the company will soon integrate AR capabilities into iPhones. The AR industry is on the rise and could boast a $90 million global market by 2020, so Apple will need to move fast if it wants to be a leader in the AR space. The post Apple Is Working to Augment Reality appeared first on Futurism.
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22 марта было объявлено, что новым главным редактором газеты «Ведомости» вместо Татьяны Лысовой станет Илья Булавинов — журналист, когда-то работавший первым заместителем главного редактора «Коммерсанта», а затем возглавлявший сайты РИА «Новости» и Первого канала. За Булавинова проголосовали четыре члена совета директоров из семи; трое поддержали кандидатуру, выдвинутую редакцией, — руководительницу сайта Vedomosti.ru Екатерину Дербилову.
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Baznīcas loma ir īpaši būtiska brīžos, kad apdraudētas nācijas intereses, tā Gruzijā tikšanās laikā ar pareizticīgās baznīcas patriarhu Iliju II uzsvēra Saeimas priekšsēdētāja Ināra Mūrniece (VL-TB/LNNK).
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Жертвами теракта в Лондоне стали два человека. Об этом сообщает Sky News. Официального подтверждения этой информации пока не поступало.
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Певица Юлия Самойлова, которой Служба безопасности Украины запретила въезд в страну для участия в «Евровидении-2017» в Киеве, будет представлять Россию на следующем конкурсе в 2018 году. Об этом «Медузе» сообщили в пресс-службе Первого канала.
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Valsts policija (VP) dienesta pārbaudē vērtēs, vai svešas valsts simbolikas atrašanās policijas amatpersonas vadītas automašīnas logā atbilst likumsargiem izvirzītajām ētikas prasībām.
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В швейцарском городе Люцерне сошел с рельсов итальянский поезд, следовавший из Милана в Базель.
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Partijas «Saskaņa» pārstāvji tiek vainoti provokācijās, pret bijušo «Saskaņas» biedru izveidoto partiju «Liepāja kvadratā».
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Advances in technology and genetics have made superhumans with powerful exoskeletons and superior physical and mental traits more attainable than ever. While turning ourselves into superheros may soon be a possibility, we still have to face the ethical and financial questions these kinds of choices raise. The post Can Science Transform Us Into Superheroes? appeared first on Futurism.
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Graphene has self-healing properties that could be used to make artificial "skin sensors" for robots, researchers say. The scientists observed graphene layers "heal" themselves without the presence of any external stimulus and at room temperature. The post Your Skin Heals Itself. Soon, Robots’ Skin Will, Too. appeared first on Futurism.
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Iekšējās drošības biroja (IDB) sāktajā kriminālprocesā tiek izmeklētas arī aizdomas par video ieraksta pazušanu, kurā redzama Valsts policijas (VP) Rīgas reģiona pārvaldes priekšnieka Guntara Marķitāna spēkrata apturēšana, aģentūrai LETA pastāstīja iekšlietu ministrs Rihards Kozlovskis (V).
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Investori, kas Igaunijas dienvidos iecerējuši uzbūvēt vienu miljardu eiro vērtu celulozes rūpnīcu, pieļauj iespēju nepieciešamās atļaujas tādam projektam saņemt Latvijā, jo Igaunijā šis process var būt pārāk ilgs.
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Elon Musk tweeted that he is "not smiling" about the Trump administration's recent announcement of NASA's budget. In addition to the budget announcement, the new legislation outlines specific expectations the administration has for NASA. The post Elon Musk Is “Not Smiling” Over Trump’s New NASA Budget appeared first on Futurism.
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Nacionālo bruņoto spēku Aviācijas bāzē Lielvārdē šodien plkst.12 notika jaunās kazarmas ēkas atklāšana, kurā piedalījās aizsardzības ministrs Raimonds Bergmanis (ZZS) un Nacionālo bruņoto spēku komandieris Leonīds Kalniņš, aģentūru LETA informēja Aizsardzības ministrijā.
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Vakar ap pulksten 22.00 Slokā kāds vietējais iedzīvotājs pamanīja, ka pa Slokas staciju klīst stipri iereibusi sieviete ar mazu bērnu rokās. Uz notikuma vietu aculiecinieks izsauca Jūrmalas iecirkņa policiju, vēsta Valsts policija.  
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Virtual reality has never felt so real. The post This VR Suit Has 16 Haptic Zones appeared first on Futurism.
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From Berlin to Washington, Germany’s role in the trans-Atlantic alliance has taken center stage. But what does Germany actually do for NATO? DW examines its strategic role amid a spat prompted... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Four A-29 Super Tucano light-attack aircraft arrived for duty at Kabul Air Wing, Kabul, Afghanistan, March 20, 2017, where they will be used by the Afghan Air Force for close-air attack, air... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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South Korea says a missile test by North Korea off its east coast did not launch as planned. Earlier this month, Pyongyang launched four ballistic missiles, three of which landed in waters off Japan.... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Voyaging Among The Stars Right now, space travel as we know it is plagued by a few stubborn problems, most of which boil down to striking a balance between speed and time. The faster you travel, the more energy you need. Without gravitational assists, that means more fuel will be required — and that has to […] The post Light Could Be The Answer To All Our Space Travel Problems appeared first on Futurism.
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BBC NewsWaitrose coffee change gives grounds for complaintBBC NewsWe have long known there is no such thing as a free lunch, but now it seems there is no such thing as a free coffee either. Waitrose is changing its offer for loyalty card members so they will have to buy something before being able to claim a "free ...'I got a Waitrose coffee for 1p - this is how I did it' - Andy reveals how he beat the new systemMirror.co.ukWaitrose customers dismayed as supermarket curbs free tea and coffeeTelegraph.co.ukWaitrose curbs free tea and coffee offer in all storesWiltshire TimesThe...
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China is aiming advanced medium-range ballistic missiles at Taiwan as part of a growing military threat towards the island, Taipei’s defence minister said Monday. The announcement came after... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The United States Armed Forces are at a crossroads, facing both institutional and operational challenges. The character of war continues to change at a quick pace, requiring military leaders to... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command team members are laser focused on the future of high energy lasers. Members of the USASMDC/ARSTRAT Technical Center’s... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The US military is probing allegations that a strike targeting Al-Qaeda leaders near a mosque in northern Syria killed numerous civilians, the Defense Department said Monday. A US air strike on March... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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U.S. Navy ships assigned to Commander, Task Force 30 and CTF-70 are scheduled to begin a series of exercises with the South Korean navy tomorrow to strengthen maritime interoperability and tactics,... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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