Nigerian police have banned protests calling on the government to “bring back our girls.”The protests, which began in Abuja in late April and spread into a global movement by May 1, have "degenerated" and are "now posing a serious security threat," Abuja police commissioner Joseph Mbu said,
There aren’t many large mammals around anymore in, most of the world. That’s mostly because one mammal species — Homo sapiens — has taken a heavy toll on its competition. Now, a team of researchers demonstrates what would have happened to the world’s megafauna if humans had never existed.
Can Microsoft redefine their brand?
Americans officially have World Cup fever — and the only prescription, it seems, is more tickets. The United States Men's National Team should have more supporters, by a vast margin, than any country other than host Brazil at the World Cup this summer,
The next time you visit a natural history museum, don’t believe everything you see. At least that’s according to Oxford University researchers, whose new study suggests that half of the specimens held in their collections may have the wrong name.Read more...
Feeling outnumbered by technology? Well you should be – though the actual total number of mobile owners is much less than the world's population, of course.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/10/08/there-are-now-more-mobile-devices-than-people-in-the-world/
World Cup 1, Super Bowl 0Before the first kickoff, ads related to the World Cup have already been shared more than this year's crop of Super Bowl commercials, according to marketing-technology company Unruly. The top-20 World Cup 2014 ads have so far netted 6.9 million shares across social media.
In recent years there has been an almost constant debate over the state of privacy in the Western world. With much criticism resting on governments the world over, private companies have often been cast as the underdogs in these conflicts, a characterization that benefits them greatly in the media.
Thanks to the release of Jurassic World, have you been finding yourself thinking about opening up a dinosaur theme park of your very own? Well, if you do, I sure hope that you have about $23,432,400,000 laying around. How do we know that would be the cost of such a venture?
The Anonymous hacker collective is making good on its promise to launch cyberattacks to disrupt the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which started last night in Brazil, with a number of hacks hitting websites.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
At last night’s Mobile World Conference (MWC) Microsoft didn’t drop a lot of bombs on the public but there were quite a few nuggets throughout the event. They showed a deeper look into Office on Widows 10, highlighted the universal Action Center,
Have you always wanted a Dyson bladeless fan, but can't justify taking out a second mortgage to buy one? Well, you're in luck, because the EdenPURE 360 Bladeless Fan is a pretty great alternative, and it's now available at the massively discounted price of $84.99.
Looking to do some shopping? Here are 10 gadgets on sale this weekend:Pionears Wireless Earbuds — 23% offThese little beauties boast a range of up to 33 feet with three hours of listening time — plus,
Hope you have tissues nearby. The Bishop Vesey's Grammar School rowing club found a rose attached to the locked gate at a nearby lake, with the most heartbreaking note accompanying it. SEE ALSO:
Chubbs the gator is back, everyone. The massive 15-foot alligator first made a name for himself when he casually strolled through Buffalo Creek Golf Course in Palmetto, Florida in 2016. In a viral video, Chubbs ambles through the green fields, unbothered by the audibly freaked out course patrons.
The Super Bowl is the biggest night of the year for two things: Pro football and very expensive commercials. Amy Schumer has decided to use one to influence the other.Her concern stems from ongoing protest actions in which certain players kneel, raises fists,
We've all seen what can happen when nefarious interests weaponize a social media platform like Twitter. Now imagine how much worse it would be if some foreign agent actually got a job at the company.That's what happened in 2013, apparently.
Marvel's Daredevil on Netflix has been known since its debut season for expertly-choreographed and visceral fight sequences. Season 1's three-minute hallway scene went viral. In Season 2, the show pushed itself further with a five-minute stairwell shot. In Season 3,
Plus-size swimwear company Swimsuits For All is proving sexiness comes in all sizes with a re-enactment of the Sports Illustrated 2014 Swimsuit Edition coverThe original cover, featuring supermodels Chrissy Teigen, Lily Aldridge and Nina Agdal,
Egypt's most potent satirist is off the air.Bassem Youssef has canceled his television program, "Al Bernameg." The anchor said he had been spurred by "harassment" and pressure, the source of which he did not directly identify.See also:
Mark your calendars for June 29, 2014.To celebrate the fifth annual Social Media Day, Mashable is hosting a party at one of the hottest new venues in Brooklyn,
据腾讯科技报道，被誉为“互联网女皇”的玛丽·米克尔（Mary Meeker）在5月28日召开的Code Conference大会上，公布了2014年的年度互联网趋势报告。
The back-to-school season is in full swing and students everywhere are hungry for their next technology-related purchase. Whether it's for a brand new Windows PC, a Surface Pro 3, accessories, software, and no-contract Windows Phone devices,
The app-based car service Uber received some unexpected free press from actress Jamie King and talk show host Conan O'Brien on Wednesday.
David Quammen is a science writer who has spent years traveling the globe, researching emerging viruses and the people who study themThese viruses are officially known as zoonotic viruses, as they live in an animal host and occasionally jump to, or "spill over" into human beings.
The airline industry expects 12.3 million roundtrip passengers this Thanksgiving holiday, and AAA predicts 46.3 million Americans will travel more than 50 miles from home. That's a 1.5% increase in air travel from last year, and a 4.2% increase in road travel.Together,
威智网12月25日消息，根据外媒NPU报道称，来自基准测试网站 WPBench 的最新测试数据显示，微软日前测试了一个版本号为 8.10.14226.0 的全新 Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 系统。这个版本号高于本月上旬推送的 WP 8.
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