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Remember to respect Falgun 7: K.B. Gurung 2019-02-18 19:00:00By Bishnu Gautam/Ram Prasad Dahal Kathmandu, Feb. 19: Nepali Congress senior leader Kul Bahadur Gurung said that the political revolution of 1951 not

Democracy calls for people's supremacy: Leader Lohani 2019-02-18 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 19: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (United) chair Dr Prakash Chandra Lohani has said people are superior in the democratic system and the g

Economic agenda is core of diplomacy: Gyawali 2019-02-18 19:00:00By A Staff Reporter Kathmandu, Feb. 19:Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has said that the government would continue to harness the e

Media sector should be research-oriented and investigative: CM 2019-02-18 19:00:00Pokhara, Feb 19: Chief Minister of Gandaki province, Prithvi Subba Gurung, has said that media sector should be research-oriented and investigative.&n

Safe use of pesticides stressed 2019-02-17 19:00:00Kavrepalanchowk, Feb 18: National Farmers' Commission (NFC) chair Chitra Bahadur Shrestha has said there is a dream of totally stopping the use of pe

Challenges in conservation of Gharial crocodiles 2019-02-17 19:00:00Ratnanagar, Feb 18: Conservation of the Gharial crocodile, a rare species of crocodiles in the world, has become challenging. The Chitwan National Par

Taskforce submits its report in NCP Secretariat meeting 2019-02-17 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 18: A taskforce formed for the organizational unification of Nepal Communist Party Nepal (NCP) has submitted its report in today's mee

People with high blood pressure, diabetes suggested to 2019-02-17 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 18: People with high blood pressure and diabetics have been suggested regular health checkups every three months as their optic nerve i

Parliamentary committee discusses land use issues 2019-02-17 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 18: Experts have suggested for an act granting the people's right to the use of land with the provision of state control over it, if n

Bridge construction on Diktel-Gaighat road still in limbo 2019-02-17 19:00:00Khotang, Feb 18: Construction of a bridge at Regmitar of Sapshu river in Khotang has not gained pace despite getting the extension of the contract for

Bridges over Balaan, Kamala rivers to complete by 2019-02-07 19:00:00By Amarendra Yadav Kathmandu, Feb. 8: The two bridges being constructed over the Balaan and Kamala rivers along the Postal Highway will conclude by mi

'Karnali highly vulnerable to natural disasters' 2019-02-07 19:00:00Surkhet, Feb 8: Karnali province, among the seven provinces in the country, is most vulnerable to natural disasters.  Speaking at a seminar on &l

Economy

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700 tourists rescued 2019-02-17 19:00:00Jiri, Feb 18 :  Some 700 tourists stranded after a snowfall at Kalinchowk of Dolakha district have been rescued by the police persons. A joint te

Dubo garland changes economic status of a Pokhara 2019-02-17 19:00:00Jamuna Barsha Sharma, Chipledhunga, Feb 18 (RSS): Meera is always found looking for the green 'dubo' grass to make a garland when other people are s

Structures created encroaching upon market place 2019-02-17 19:00:00Khalang, Feb 18: Locals from Chandannath Municipality of Jumla district have constructed huts and houses, encroaching up the marketplace, flouting the

US, China wrap up trade talks with no 2019-02-14 19:00:00By JOE McDONALD, BEIJING, Feb 15 (AP) — Two days of U.S.-Chinese trade talks ended with no immediate word of progress Friday after President Don

Inland Revenue Office collects Rs 2.26 billion in 2019-02-14 19:00:00Hetauda, Feb. 15: The Inland Revenue Office, Makawanpur, has collected more than Rs 2.26 billion in revenue during the first six months of the current

Destination Badimalika' programme for luring domestic tourists 2019-02-13 19:00:00Martadi, Feb 14: In an effort to increase inflow of domestic and foreign tourists, Badimalika Municipality has started destination journey from this m

VP Pun stresses on infrastructure development to attract 2019-02-13 19:00:00Kanchanpur, Feb 14: Vice-President Nanda Bahadur Pun has said that domestic and foreign tourists could be attracted in Kanchanpur by developing touris

Rs 9 million collected from Magayagya in Dang 2019-02-12 19:00:00Ghorahi, Feb 13: Proceeds of approximately Rs nine million have been collected in course of the Mahayagya, a grand religious ceremony,  held at G

Global shares mostly higher on hopes for US-China 2019-02-12 19:00:00By YURI KAGEYAMA, TOKYO, Feb 13 (AP) — Global shares were mostly higher Wednesday as investors pinned their hopes on a possible resolution of th

Food festival at Sauraha 2019-02-11 19:00:00Chitwan, Feb 12: In a bid to promote tourism, the 13th Sauraha Food Festival has kicked off here today. Former finance minister Surendra Pande inaugur

'River guide' training for tourism promotion 2019-02-05 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 6 : A 'River Guide' training has begun in the Karnali river for tourism promotion. The three-day training, organised by Nepal Associa

Nepal promotion in Turkey 2019-02-05 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 6: Publicity of Nepal's tourism destinations has been made in Turkey. On the occasion of 23rd edition of Eastern Mediterranean Interna

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Tesla's top lawyer leaves two months into the 2019-02-20 08:57:05Tesla Inc said on Wednesday its general counsel Dane Butswinkas is leaving the electric carmaker just two months after it hired him.

French court fines UBS 4.5 billion euros in 2019-02-20 08:52:52A French court on Wednesday found Swiss bank UBS AG guilty of illegally soliciting clients in France and laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, and o

Wall St. set to open slightly lower with 2019-02-20 08:51:42U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Wednesday after a handful of downbeat earnings reports, while investors weighed the latest development

UBS slams French verdict in tax evasion trial 2019-02-20 08:46:25UBS slammed a French court verdict on Wednesday ordering the Swiss bank to pay 4.5 billion euros ($5.10 billion) after finding it guilty of aiding tax

CVS Health's forecast points to more pain at 2019-02-20 08:37:53CVS Health Corp blamed weakness in its long-term healthcare business for a shortfall in its full-year profit forecast, indicating more troubles at the

Sainsbury's-Asda deal in jeopardy as UK regulator condemns 2019-02-20 08:33:40Britain's competition regulator has dealt a potentially fatal blow to Sainsbury's planned $9.5 billion takeover of Walmart's Asda, saying the super

Oil falls after record U.S. shale output forecast 2019-02-20 08:31:03Oil fell on Wednesday after the U.S. government said shale output would rise to a record next month, denting a rally that sent prices to their highest

Microsoft says discovers hacking targeting democratic institutions in 2019-02-20 08:29:22Microsoft Corp on Wednesday said it had discovered hacking targeting democratic institutions, think tanks and non-profit organizations in Europe and p

Southwest cuts growth forecast on government shutdown pain 2019-02-20 08:26:16Southwest Airlines Co cut its forecast for first-quarter revenue per seat mile on Wednesday, citing weak passenger demand and a $60 million hit to fir

UBS to appeal against French court ruling 2019-02-20 08:17:46Swiss bank UBS will appeal against a French court's ruling that found it guilty of laundering the proceeds of tax evasion, said UBS' general counsel

UBS ordered by court to pay French state 2019-02-20 08:12:09A French court on Wednesday ordered UBS to pay the French state 800 million euros ($907 million) in damages, after finding UBS guilty of laundering th

Saudi Aramco to decide in first half on 2019-02-20 08:00:21Saudi Aramco said on Wednesday it expects to decide by mid-2019 how to finance the acquisition of Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corp (SABIC).

Health

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Spinning With My Shrink 2019-02-19 05:00:01On the stationary bike in front of me was a person who probably knew more about me than I knew about myself. How did that make me feel?

Kaiser Permanente’s New Medical School Will Waive Tuition 2019-02-19 04:15:05By eliminating the financial burden of a medical education, the school hopes that more students will choose family medicine and other vital but lower-

Five Things I Wish I’d Known Before My 2019-02-18 17:30:00Finding out you have a chronic illness — one that will, by definition, never go away — changes things, both for you and those you love.

Saving the Bats, One Cave at a Time 2019-02-18 11:34:21Biologists are searching caves and abandoned mines in the West, hoping to spare many species of the winged creatures from the devastating fungus, whit

The Checkup: Having Anesthesia Once as a Baby 2019-02-18 07:25:49Although earlier studies in animals suggested a connection, the new research should reassure parents whose children need surgery, experts say.

Personal Health: The Case Against Cough Medicine 2019-02-18 05:00:02Evidence is sorely lacking for the value of any over-the-counter remedy to treat most coughs.

Embryo ‘Adoption’ Is Growing, but It’s Getting Tangled 2019-02-17 20:54:34Many agencies that offer donated embryos, including most of those supported by federal grants, are affiliated with Christian or anti-abortion rights o

Do You Want to Be Pregnant? It’s Not 2019-02-17 16:17:59New data on women’s uncertainty over motherhood may reshape how doctors and policymakers think about family planning.

The Instant, Custom, Connected Future of Medical Devices 2019-02-16 23:44:483D-printed and “smart” pharmaceuticals are making medical treatments more effective. But it may take years before the new devices reach mo

A Mother Learns the Identity of Her Child’s 2019-02-16 05:00:11The results of a consumer genetic test identified the mother of the man whose donated sperm was used to conceive Danielle Teuscher’s daughter. L

8 Ways to Avoid Buying a Bad Mattress 2019-02-15 18:08:50Planning to take advantage of Presidents’ Day mattress sales? Here are eight pitfalls to avoid so you buy a mattress you’ll happily sleep

Q&A: A Tree Grows in — Well, You 2019-02-15 15:44:29Fruit on trees grown near outhouses and latrines usually is safe. That’s not true of produce found on the ground in the same areas.

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Samsung Revamps Flagship Phones With 5G, Low-Cost Options 2019-02-20 22:09:00Samsung Electronics Co. debuted its most extensive new lineup of smartphones, taking on Apple Inc. amid a slowing market with new low-end and premium

Samsung Launches $1,980 Galaxy Fold Phone That Turns 2019-02-20 21:30:00Samsung Electronics Co. unveiled a $1,980 smartphone with a foldable screen, a dramatic shift in the mass market for phones.

Samsung Galaxy S10 Versus IPhone Xs Max: How 2019-02-20 21:11:00Having a family of three devices has become a trend, and in many ways the S10e, S10, and S10+ are Samsung’s answers to Apple’s iPhone XR,

Apple Is Said to Target Combining IPhone, IPad, 2019-02-20 18:41:00Apple Inc. wants to make it easier for software coders to create tools, games and other applications for its main devices in one fell swoop -- an over

Microsoft Says Russian Hackers Targeted European Think Tanks 2019-02-20 17:39:00The U.S. company said it was “confident” that attacks targeting employees of organizations including the German Council on Foreign Relatio

Google's On-Prem Data Center Software for Hybrid Cloud 2019-02-20 17:02:00Configuration management added in latest version of Cloud Services Platform, which differentiates by being able to run on customers’ existing ha

How Energy-Assisted Storage Is Being Put to Work 2019-02-20 15:48:00Vendors are tapping energy-assisted recording storage to overcome HDD capacity/size limits.

Too Much Data? Copy--or Copy Data Management--That 2019-02-20 14:46:00Actifio's copy data management solution is designed to mitigate the storage and security concerns of copy data.

Disaster Recovery Appliance Speeds, Simplifies Recovery 2019-02-20 02:25:00Arcserve's disaster recovery appliance allows companies to quickly restart applications in the event of disasters and consolidate various methods of

Deep Packet Inspection Powers New Industrial Systems Security 2019-02-19 17:39:00Nozomi's SCADAguardian uses deep packet inspection against tables of known malware behavior, as well as pattern recognition and relationship observat

The Most Mindnumbing of Office Tasks Made One 2019-02-19 17:20:00Global spending on robotic process automation software was estimated to reach $680 million in 2018, up 57 percent from the previous year, and is on co

China Abandons Cybersecurity Truce With U.S., Report Says 2019-02-19 16:52:00A slowdown in Chinese hacking following the cybersecurity agreement Obama’s administration secured in 2015 appears to have been reversed, cybers

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Senseon raises $6.4M to tackle cybersecurity threats with 2019-02-19 06:49:18Darktrace helped pave the way for using artificial intelligence to combat malicious hacking and enterprise security breaches. Now a new UK s

As GE and Amazon move on, Google expands 2019-02-15 13:06:48NYC and Boston were handed huge setbacks this week when Amazon and GE decided to bail on their commitments to build headquarters in the respectiv

Zendesk just hired three former Microsoft, Salesforce and 2019-02-14 17:19:22Today, Zendesk announced it has hired three new executives — Elisabeth Zornes, former general manager of global support for Microsoft Office, as

Peltarion raises $20M for its AI platform 2019-02-14 14:46:30Peltarion, a Swedish startup founded by former execs from companies like Spotify, Skype, King, TrueCaller and Google, today announced that it has rais

AWS announces new bare metal instances for companies 2019-02-14 10:42:36When you think about Infrastructure as a Service, you typically pay for a virtual machine that resides in a multi-tenant environment. That means, it&r

Zoho’s office suite gets smarter 2019-02-14 09:00:17As far as big tech companies go, Zoho is a bit different. Not only has it never taken any venture funding, it also offers more than 40 products that r

Google says it’ll invest $13B in US data 2019-02-13 13:39:30Google today announced that it will invest $13 billion in data centers and offices across the U.S. in 2019. That’s up from $9 billion in investm

Block Kit helps deliver more visually appealing content 2019-02-13 11:03:20Slack has become a critical communications tool for many organizations. One of the things that has driven its rapid success has been the ability to co

Fiverr acquires ClearVoice to double down on content 2019-02-13 08:00:50Fiverr is acquiring ClearVoice, a company that helps customers like Intuit and Carfax find professionals to write promotional content. The two compani

Google and IBM still trying desperately to move 2019-02-12 17:14:57When it comes to the cloud market, there are few known knowns. For instance, we know that AWS is the market leader with around 32 percent of market sh

Donde Search picks up $6.5 million to help 2019-02-12 17:00:23Donde Search has just closed a $6.5 million Series A investment led by Matrix Partners, with participation from previous investors such as senior lead

Glide helps you build mobile apps from a 2019-02-12 11:10:51The founders of Glide, a member of the Y Combinator Winter 2019 class, had a notion that building mobile apps in the enterprise was too hard. They dec

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Kim Kardashian Unfollows Tristan Thompson & Jordyn Woods 2019-02-20 18:14:21Kim Kardashian is no longer following Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods. Following reports that Tristan allegedly cheated on Khloe Kardashian with Kyl

Pink Closes BRIT Awards 2019 With Medley of 2019-02-20 18:10:52Pink takes the stage for a powerful performance at the 2019 BRIT Awards! The 39-year-old “What About Us” singer attended the event held at

Jussie Smollett Now Classified as a Suspect in 2019-02-20 17:40:30Jussie Smollett is now a suspect in the criminal investigation of his alleged assault in Chicago earlier in February, according to police on Wednesday

Brit Awards 2019 - Winners List Revealed! 2019-02-20 17:32:00The 2019 Brit Awards just came to an end, and the full winners list has been revealed! There were major winners all throughout the night, including Ar

Calvin Harris & Diplo Look Sharp at BRIT 2019-02-20 17:31:48Calvin Harris and Diplo suit up for the 2019 BRIT Awards! The 35-year-old Scottish DJ and the 40-year-old American DJ hit the red carpet at the event

'Survivor' 2019 Cast - These 18 Contestants Will 2019-02-20 17:30:14Survivor: Edge of Extinction is set to debut tonight and we’re giving you the chance to meet all 18 castaways before the show airs. This season,

Natalie Dormer Hits the Red Carpet at BRIT 2019-02-20 17:21:57Natalie Dormer is looking chic on the red carpet at the 2019 BRIT Awards held at The O2 Arena on Wednesday (February 20) in London, England. PHOTOS: C

Little Mix Rock Pink Outfits For BRIT Awards 2019-02-20 17:20:41Little Mix show off their new award in the press room at the 2019 BRIT Awards held at The O2 Arena on Wednesday (February 20) in London, England. Jesy

Beyonce & Jay Z Accept BRIT Award With 2019-02-20 16:52:04Beyonce and Jay Z had a big win at the 2019 BRIT Awards! While the couple couldn’t be at the ceremony to accept the award for Best International

Hugh Jackman Performs 'The Greatest Show' at BRIT 2019-02-20 16:16:30Hugh Jackman opened the 2019 BRIT Awards with an incredible performance! The 50-year-old actor brought The Greatest Showman to the award ceremony on W

Here's Why Priyanka Chopra Skipped Meghan Markle's Baby 2019-02-20 16:14:32Meghan Markle and Priyanka Chopra are still close pals, but unfortunately, Priyanka couldn’t make her baby shower this afternoon! Priyanka was a

Chloe Moretz & Isabelle Huppert Pranked Each Other 2019-02-20 15:48:44Chloe Moretz was rocking red for her appearance on Good Morning America! The 22-year-old actress stopped by for an interview on the morning show on We

Science

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The quest for quasicrystals is a physics adventure 2019-02-19 08:00:06In ‘The Second Kind of Impossible,’ physicist Paul Steinhardt recounts his journey to find quasicrystals in nature.

Tidal floods driven by climate change may hurt 2019-02-19 06:00:05Parking data from Annapolis, Md.’s historic downtown shows how tidal flooding, driven by sea rise, can hurt local business.

Brain cells combine place and taste to make 2019-02-18 13:00:05A select group of brain cells responds to both flavor and location, a specialty that may help an animal find the next good meal.

Tooth plaque shows drinking milk goes back 3,000 2019-02-17 07:00:05The hardened plaque on teeth is helping scientists trace the history of dairying in Mongolia.

Why some Georgia O’Keeffe paintings have ‘art acne’ 2019-02-16 09:00:05Tiny protrusions are from chemical reactions in the paint, say scientists who developed an imaging method that could help curators track the knobs.

LIGO will be getting a quantum upgrade 2019-02-15 14:54:29Quantum squeezing of light will help scientists make better gravitational wave detectors.

STEM professors’ beliefs on intelligence may widen the 2019-02-15 14:00:05Seeing intelligence as fixed can result in lower grades, especially for certain minorities

Muons reveal the whopping voltages inside a thunderstorm 2019-02-15 07:00:05Particle physics sheds new light on the electric potential of thunderstorms.

A new insulation material is practically weightless yet 2019-02-14 14:00:05Extreme heat and temperature swings are no match for this lightweight insulator.

Climate change could increase foodborne illness by energizing 2019-02-14 09:00:04Warmer, more lively house flies could spread more Campylobacter bacteria by landing on more food.

50 years ago, DDT pushed peregrine falcons to 2019-02-14 07:00:05In 1969, peregrine falcons were at risk of extinction. But a ban on the pesticide DDT and new captive breeding programs allowed the raptors to recover

Slow sperm may fail at crashing ‘gates’ on 2019-02-13 14:49:00A new study describes how sperm navigate narrow straits in the reproductive tract’s obstacle course to reach an egg.

NYT > Science

ScienceTake: Inside the Spittlebug’s Bubble Home 2019-02-19 07:42:03Those foamy eruptions on garden plants protect a slow and steady sap drinker that is growing into a froghopper. But it has to stick its hind end out t

How the Spittlebug Builds Its Bubbly Fortress 2019-02-19 02:30:04Spittlebugs feed on plant sap and then excrete bubbly foam to create a protective fortress around themselves. Later, they emerge as adult froghoppers.

Becoming Greta: ‘Invisible Girl’ to Global Climate Activist, 2019-02-18 13:39:18A Swedish girl’s solitary act of civil disobedience has turned her into a symbol for climate action. But her path hasn’t been easy.

Bonaire: Where Coral and Cactus Thrive, and the 2019-02-18 13:33:45In a dying reef world, the writer explores the underwater bliss of a little Caribbean island that is showing the world just how to save coral.

For a Black Mathematician, What It’s Like to 2019-02-18 12:52:04Fewer than 1 percent of doctorates in math are awarded to African-Americans. Edray Goins, who earned one of them, found the upper reaches of the math

Saving the Bats, One Cave at a Time 2019-02-18 11:34:21Biologists are searching caves and abandoned mines in the West, hoping to spare many species of the winged creatures from the devastating fungus, whit

Trilobites: What’s Pink and Pinstriped and Digests Wood? 2019-02-18 08:50:07Scientists are eager to learn more about the bacteria that live in this recently discovered clam with an extremely long digestive system.

Embryo ‘Adoption’ Is Growing, but It’s Getting Tangled 2019-02-17 20:54:34Many agencies that offer donated embryos, including most of those supported by federal grants, are affiliated with Christian or anti-abortion rights o

Trilobites: Birds of a Feather May Stick Together, 2019-02-17 17:03:57Researchers say the feathered specimen known as “Ugly Foot” or “Hobbit Foot” offers long-sought clues to the evolutionary path

Smarter Driving: What’s on Your Car? Winter Tires, 2019-02-17 11:59:46All-season tires can indeed be driven all year, but for maximum control and safety, there’s no substitute for tires that provide strong traction

A Mother Learns the Identity of Her Child’s 2019-02-16 05:00:11The results of a consumer genetic test identified the mother of the man whose donated sperm was used to conceive Danielle Teuscher’s daughter. L

Out There: In Science, as in Sports, the 2019-02-15 19:38:25Tomorrow’s Nobel prizes are won today off-season and in the back office.

Technology

PCWorld

The Samsung Galaxy Fold goes on sale April 2019-02-20 16:34:00It’s been a long time coming, but now it’s here. Samsung has unveiled its first foldable smartphone that isn’t a pie-in-the-sky conc

Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10e hands-on: A 2019-02-20 14:35:00With the screen off, the Galaxy S10+ is virtually indistinguishable from the Galaxy S9+. It’s not until you turn it on that you notice just how

10 Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ features 2019-02-20 14:30:00At long leak, the Samsung Galaxy S10 has arrived. And, well, it’s pretty much exactly what we thought it would be, with three sizes, a hole in t

Best headphones: Our top picks for personal listening 2019-02-20 12:53:00Whether you're looking for an over-the-ear, on-ear, or in-ear model, we'll help you find the perfect pair.

Give your dumb devices brains with a 2-pack 2019-02-20 11:03:00Smart plugs add extra control to any device, smart or not, and today you can grab a pair at impulse prices. A two-pack of Anker’s Eufy smart plu

Master Machine Learning and AI For Just $14 2019-02-20 10:16:00You’re probably familiar with the terminology, but do you understand what data science is and how it fits in the big technological picture? Disc

Save big on storage and networking gear in 2019-02-20 09:51:00Amazon’s running another of its one-day deals today, and this one’s a doozy. The online retailer is throwing a massive networking and stor

Age of Wonders: Planetfall preview: A sci-fi melange 2019-02-20 09:00:00Space dinosaurs. Time travel. Cyborgs. Alien parasites. The decaying ruins of an imperial pleasure palace. Giant bugs. Even larger mushrooms. Mind-con

This is how Android will work on the 2019-02-20 06:00:00While mobile phones used to come in all shapes and sizes, device makers have largely standardized around the flat glass slab. But we could be looking

Lenovo Flex 5 15 review: A good laptop, 2019-02-20 06:00:00The Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 15 is a 2-in-1 struggling with an important question: How big is too big when it comes to one of these hybrids? Su

Sonarworks True-Fi review: The promise of studio-quality sound 2019-02-20 06:00:00True-Fi will correct your headphone's frequency anomalies with the click of a button.

Master & Dynamic MW07 review: These true wireless 2019-02-20 06:00:00Don’t like the look of bubbly blobs or skinny drain pipes hanging off your ears? Here’s a handsome alternative.

Automotive

WIRED

Jargon Watch: What ‘Roadmanship’ Means to a Self-Driving 2019-02-18 06:00:00More than a century later, the quaint term is back as a basis for long-­overdue safety standards in autonomous vehicles. 

How a DIY Tesla Mechanic Resurrects Damaged Electric 2019-02-18 06:00:00Rich Benoit stumps for the right-to-repair movement, pushing uncooperative manufacturers to make it easier for owners to fix stuff themselves.

Digging Into Self-Driving Data and More Car News 2019-02-17 09:00:00Plus: We bid adieu to the Airbus A380, Amazon makes a move, and we take a tour of the gear that keeps Nascar racers on the oval.

Uber Sues NYC to Kill Its Ride-Hail Car 2019-02-15 19:42:26New York's mayor says the rule, which halts the granting of new licenses, is vital for reining in congestion. Uber says the city is overreaching.

See All the Tools and Tricks That Make 2019-02-15 09:00:00If perfectly arranged drawers and heart-stopping car racing is your thing, you'll be glad to meet the crews who make it happen.

Au Revoir, Airbus A380 2019-02-14 20:53:54It was so huge that it required a whole special bespoke transportation logistics setup, but no one wanted to buy it.

A New Robo-Car Report Card Isn't Quite What 2019-02-13 22:09:35The numbers are a little jumbly, but reports published by the state’s DMV show progress toward the day when humans are unshackled from the steer

Americans Are Abandoning Public Transit—but Don't Blame Uber 2019-02-13 09:00:00In a world of cheap gas, easy-come auto loans, ride-hail, and now a new breed of bike- and scooter-share, transit riders aren’t riding like they

Forget People, Elroy's Self-Flying Drone Hauls Heavy Cargo 2019-02-13 08:00:00The hybrid-powered aircraft will carry up to 500 pounds with a range of 300 miles and could enter service next year.

Softbank Invests $1B in Robo-Delivery Startup Nuro 2019-02-11 20:49:48So get ready to see a lot more of the company's toaster-inspired, human-free robots roaming the street, delivering groceries.

Amazon's Self-Driving Bet and More Car News This 2019-02-10 09:00:00The logistics giant invests in autonomous vehicle startup Aurora, the micromobility world ponders its future, we review the new Porsche 911, and more.

The Green New Deal's Trains and EVs Won't 2019-02-08 20:24:01Access to cars is the best short-term solution for connecting lower-income people to jobs, but the autos they can afford are the worst for the planet.

Movies

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Oscars 2019: Who Should Win, Who Will Win 2019-02-18 09:00:47Peter Travers predicts who's going home with the gold on Oscar night — and who really deserves the award

Robert Rodriguez: How We Made ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ 2019-02-17 10:00:35The director (and producer Jon Landau) break down the FX design and technical process of bringing this anime heroine to the big screen

Bruno Ganz, Swiss Actor Who Portrayed Hitler in 2019-02-16 10:31:57Actor also known for collaborations with director Wim Wenders, including Wings of Desire and The American Friend

Academy Awards Reverse Decision to Cut Categories From 2019-02-16 09:04:11"All Academy Awards will be presented without edits, in our traditional format"

Trailers of the Week: ‘Aladdin,’ ‘Ma,’ ‘Frozen 2,’ 2019-02-16 08:00:25From a blue Will Smith to first looks at a big-time Disney sequel and Danny Boyle's world-without-Beatles movie

Watch Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen Flirt in Trailer 2019-02-15 17:46:13Film will hit theaters on May 3rd

Chris Cornell Documentary Produced by Brad Pitt in 2019-02-14 16:04:19The film will be directed by Peter Berg and Cornell's widow, Vicky Cornell, is also a producer

50 Greatest Romantic Comedies of All Time 2019-02-14 13:41:46From '30s screwballs to 21st-century meet-cutes, Rock and Doris to Hanks and Ryan — our picks for the best rom-coms ever

Academy Clarifies Controversial Plan to Cut Oscar Categories 2019-02-14 09:35:35Four awards will be presented during commercials, while speeches will be edited into live broadcast

‘Birds of Passage’ Review: Colombian Crime Saga Is 2019-02-13 15:41:49Drug-war story set in the South American nation's indigenous community is bold, brilliant — and a regional reinvention of the gangster movie

‘High Flying Bird’ Review: Steven Soderbergh’s Got Game 2019-02-08 12:16:44The scrappy auteur's satirical takedown on Sports Inc. and corporate strangleholds is one mic-drop of a movie — and a must-see

Albert Finney, Oscar-Nominated British Actor, Dead at 82 2019-02-08 11:10:12Four-time Best Actor nominee starred in films like Tom Jones, Under the Volcano and Erin Brockovich

Social Media

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Instagram’s fundraiser stickers could lure credit card numbers 2019-02-18 17:04:37Mark Zuckerberg recently revealed that commerce is a huge part of the 2019 road map for Facebook’s family of apps. But before people can easily

YouTube under fire for recommending videos of kids 2019-02-18 13:31:24More than a year on from a child safety content moderation scandal on YouTube and it takes just a few clicks for the platform’s recommendat

UK parliament calls for antitrust, data abuse probe 2019-02-17 19:01:25A final report by a British parliamentary committee which spent months last year investigating online political disinformation makes very uncomfortabl

VCs aren’t falling in love with dating startups 2019-02-17 12:09:44Coinciding with Valentine’s Day, Crunchbase News took a look at the state of that most awkward of pairings: startups and the pursuit of finding

Even years later, Twitter doesn’t delete your direct 2019-02-15 13:57:50When does "delete" really mean delete? Not always, or even at all, if you're Twitter.

TikTok spotted testing native video ads 2019-02-14 16:51:29TikTok is testing a new ad product: a sponsored video ad that directs users to the advertiser’s website. The test was spotted in the U.S. TikTok

First look at Twitter’s Snapchatty new Camera feature 2019-02-14 11:48:20Twitter has been secretly developing an enhanced camera feature that’s accessible with a swipe from the home screen and allows you to overlay ca

Instagram confirms that a bug is causing follower 2019-02-13 09:28:01Update: Instagram says the issue will be fixed by 9AM PST on Thursday. Update: we’re expecting to have this issue resolved by 9 a.m. PST tomorro

Manipulating an Indian politician’s tweets is worryingly easy 2019-02-13 06:46:01Here’s a concerning story from India, where the upcoming election is putting the use of social media in the spotlight. While the Indian governme

2018 really was more of a dumpster fire 2019-02-13 06:00:53Around 37 percent of Americans were subjected to severe hate and harassment online in 2018, according to a new study by the Anti-Defamation League, up

No, your tweets aren’t awful. Twitter’s Likes are 2019-02-12 19:59:53Update: Twitter said the issues have been resolved. We’re happy to report that these issues are now resolved. Thanks for your patience! —

Instagram is now testing a web version of 2019-02-12 15:11:49Insta-chat addicts, rejoice. You could soon be trading memes and emojis from your computer. Instagram is internally testing a web version of Instagram

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'The Case Against Adnan Syed' trailer brings the 2019-02-20 16:50:48 The Case Against Adnan Syed isn't a retelling of the case that launched the hit podcast, Serial. It's more a continuation, as this first look tra

In weird career move, Sean Spicer is now 2019-02-20 15:45:24Like an unexpected stiff gust of wind in the middle of this long, dark winter, Sean Spicer has swept back in to our lives once more.  The former

Samsung unveils 'Instagram mode' for Galaxy S10 camera 2019-02-20 15:15:07Because everyone definitely wants some Facebook-affiliated software pre-installed on their smartphone, Samsung announced at the Feb. 20 Unpacked event

Samsung announces $200 Galaxy Watch Active made for 2019-02-20 15:11:29Samsung went nuts and announced a boatload of new gadgets at its Unpacked event today. The star of the show was no doubt the Galaxy S10, but Samsung a

One 'Destiny' geek's 'Anthem' review after 47 hours 2019-02-20 15:10:51It's all just a little bit of history repeating. Or so Anthem publisher Electronic Arts presumably hopes. Destiny had a rocky launch too, you see. It

Lyft rolls out its own version of Uber 2019-02-20 14:45:42If you're willing to walk a few blocks, you could save money on your next ride. On Wednesday, Lyft rolled out its version of Uber Express Pool: Share

Samsung 5G Galaxy S10 is a monster phone 2019-02-20 14:30:00As if three new Galaxy S10 phones weren't enough, Samsung also announced a fourth version — its first phone to support 5G — at its Unpack

Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and 2019-02-20 14:30:00This year Samsung is releasing three versions of the Galaxy S10— the S10e, S10, and S10+. From 1 TB of storage to 3 rear-facing cameras, these p

Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ take premium 2019-02-20 14:30:00 No matter how much better the camera is on the Google Pixel 3 or how fast the OnePlus 6T is, no one makes Android phones quite like Samsung. After

Save up to £300 and claim a free 2019-02-20 14:30:00It's here, it's finally here. If you've had the date marked on your calendars for months then you definitely won't need reminding, but Samsung has

Samsung Galaxy Buds last an hour longer than 2019-02-20 14:30:00In addition to announcing three Galaxy S10 phones (four if you count the 5G version coming out later this year) at its first Unpacked event of 2019, S

Samsung's new foldable Galaxy phone costs $1,980 2019-02-20 14:25:37Samsung's Galaxy Fold foldable phone is here and it looks absolutely insane. At its big Unpacked event on Wednesday, Samsung finally showed the Galax

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Outlier delivers its take on the sling bag 2019-02-18 21:45:53It's safe to say that the sling bag has become a permanent staple for many people's everyday carry situation and now Outlier is offering their own t

IWC launches its latest "Laureus Sport for Good" 2019-02-18 20:33:09IWC is launching its latest limited edition watch to support their work for the Laureus Sport for Good foundation. The Aquatimer limited edition will

Aeance debuts its third collection 2019-02-18 10:49:04For its third collection, Aeance teams up with industrial designer Konstantin Grcic, who has presented a fashion-focused line for spring. Technical an

Veilance's sleek wallets get updated in a handsome 2019-02-18 08:41:12We were instant fans of Veilance's Casing wallets when they were released, but the color choices were as minimal as their designs. For Spring 2019, t

Mr. Leight presents its Spring 2019 Collection 2019-02-15 20:29:13There's no denying Larry Leight's impact on luxury eyewear and eyewear as a whole. For their Spring 2019 Collection, Mr. Leight takes inspiration fr

Modernica teams up with Vans Vault on a 2019-02-15 10:10:08There's just something about the Modernica Shell Chair that always steals our attention. That timeless, iconic shape is incredibly versatile and this

Hardgraft's new suitcase is a refreshing departure from 2019-02-15 09:23:20With everyone taking from the Away or Rimowa playbook, it's nice to see that Hardgraft is trying something a bit different than the norm. There are n

Samsung announces its thinnest tablet yet 2019-02-15 08:57:02Samsung's latest attempt at the iPad's throne is their thinnest tablet to date, the Galaxy Tab S5e. The thin and lightweight tablet features an

Mission Workshop's Northmar Vest adds an essential layer 2019-02-15 08:10:58You can always count on Primaloft to keep you warm without being too bulky or cumbersome. Put that material it in a vest and you have the perfect laye

Swatch debuts its Flymagic watch with a paramagnetic 2019-02-15 07:44:36For 2019, Swatch debuts its latest watchmaking innovation, a paramagnetic Nivachron hairspring made from a newly-developed titanium alloy. The balance

Huge Moto reveals a futuristic redesign of the 2019-02-15 07:22:35There's nothing wrong with Zero's current design language, but this custom from Huge Moto is definitely where we think their styling should be heade

McIntosh launches its latest wireless speaker system, the 2019-02-14 12:11:53McIntosh is launching a new wireless speaker system with 650 watts of power and built-in compatibility with many of the major streaming services. All

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ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia: Nepal 2019-02-18 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 19: Nepal beat Malaysia by 34 runs in the opening match of the ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier -Asia 2019 going on in Thailand. 

Sports ground under construction in Sudurpaschim province 2019-02-18 19:00:00Attaria, Feb 19 : Constructions and renovations of sports ground are taking place in all nine districts of Sudurpaschim Province. The construction of

NA's Rimal wins Safal Pokhara International Marathon 2019-02-18 19:00:00Kaski, Feb 19: Nepali Army's Hari Kumar Rimal has won the title of 13th season of Safal Pokhara International Marathon.  The event organised by

ICC Women World Cup Qualifier: Nepal eyes Global 2019-02-17 19:00:00Kumar Chaulagain, Kathmandu, Feb 18 (RSS): The International Cricket Council (ICC) Women Asia Qualifier games are kicking off in Thailand from tomorro

Hero Gold Cup 2019: Nepal into final 2019-02-13 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 14: Nepal will face Myanmar in the final of Women's football Hero Gold Cup 2019 underway in Bhubhaneswar in the State of Odisha of Ind

Nepal to take on Myanmar for title 2019-02-13 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 14:Nepal has entered into the final of Hero Gold Cup Women Football. Nepal reached to the final of the tournament with Myanmar defeatin

Dhurmus Suntali Foundation intensifies funds raising campaign for 2019-02-12 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 13: The Dhurmus Suntali Foundation has intensified the funds raising campaign with its recent announcement to build a cricket stadium o

South Korea picks Seoul for 2032 Olympic bid 2019-02-10 19:00:00By KIM TONG-HYUNG, SEOUL, South Korea, Feb 11 (AP) — South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which

Kathmandu Goldens wins in opening match of DPL 2019-02-10 19:00:00Dhangadhi, Feb 11: The Kathmandu Goldens team has won in the opening match of the third edition of Dhangadhi Premier League (DPL) that kicked off toda

Nepal taking on hosts India today in Gold 2019-02-10 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 11: Nepal is under pressure to seal a win in the second match to continue its journey in the next rounds of the ongoing Hero Gold Cup w

Nepal under pressure to win today's match to 2019-01-31 19:00:00Kathmandu, Feb 1: Nepal is under pressure to win today's match of the ongoing T20 International Series in United Arab Emirates to continue its stay i

International Women's Blind Series match between Nepal, Pakistan 2019-01-30 19:00:00Kathmandu, Jan 31: The today-scheduled second match between Nepal and Pakistan under the ongoing International Women's Blind Cricket Series has been

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Libra Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Outings-parties and pleasure jaunts will keep you in good mood today. Expenditure rises but rise in income takes care of your bills.

Aquarius Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Lovely mood of your spouse may brighten your day. Your dedication and hard work will get noticed and will bring some financial rewards

Taurus Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, A sparkling laughter filled day when most things proceed- as you desire. You could find yourself in an exciting new situation-which wi

Sagittarius Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Avoid confusion and frustration to maintain mental clarity Don't spend too much on entertainment or cosmetic improvement. A long-awai

Gemini Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Try to put your high energy to good use today. You will make good money if you invest in conservative investment. Children will make

Aries Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Health will be perfect despite a hectic day. Important people will be ready to finance anything that has a special class to it. Contr

Cancer Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, You will find it hard to concentrate on your work-as your health would not be perfect today. Avoid any long-term investments and try t

Scorpio Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Only you know what is best for you- so be strong and bold and take quick decisions and be prepared to live with the results. Financia

Leo Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, A wonderful day to do things that would make you feel good about yourself. Improvement in finances will make it convenient for you to

Capricorn Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Health related problems might bring discomfort. Try to control your spending- and buy only the essential items today. A perfect day t

Virgo Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Find the solace in the company of children. The therapeutic powers of children not only those of your own family but even the off-spri

Pisces Horoscope 21 Feb 2019 2019-02-20 22:18:04AstroSage.com, Keep your disruptive emotions and impulses in check. Your orthodox thinking/old ideas hamper your progress-throttle development and cr

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Daily Horoscope for Scorpio - 21st February 2019 2019-02-20 23:00:00 AstrologySource - Cosmos Compatibility ReportIt's a 6-9 page report and is our "all purpose" report. It deals with the the general compatibility

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