4 essential reads about the (sometimes scary) future of AI

When it comes to artificial intelligence, there’s one question on everyone’s mind: Is it going to take over the world? If a number of tech experts and futurists are to be believed, it certainly could—but not in the way you might expect. advertisement adve...

Google wants your help redesigning the Home app experience

What you need to know Google is making big changes to the Google Home app experience. The company is looking for testers to help redesign the Home app. Testers will need to be using any Nest device, such as smart speakers, displays, thermostats, and more...

Will Twitter's Midterm Election Misinformation Plan Work?

Twitter has drawn a great deal of controversy in recent years over how it handles elections. Politicians have complained about the company’s habits when it comes to fact-checking, while others have complained of “shadow bans.” In a blog post Thursday, Twit...

Pakistan's economic recovery continues: central bank

Pakistan's economic recovery continues: central bank People's Daily Online (Xinhua) 15:56, August 13, 2022 ISLAMABAD, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan's economic recovery continued during the first half of the 2021-2022 fiscal year ending in June, the State...

Press Statement of DPRK Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs

Press Statement of DPRK Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs Korean Central News Agency of DPRK Pyongyang, August 14 (KCNA) -- Kim Son Gyong, vice-minister for international organizations of Foreign Affairs of the DPRK, made public the following press stateme...

Trump's Lawyer Confirmed Return of Classified Documents

Trump's Lawyer Confirmed Return of Classified Documents - Reports Sputnik News 20220813 MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A lawyer for former US President Donald Trump made a written statement in June that the politician had returned all classified documents from his M...

Statement from Director Wray

Statement from Director Wray Washington, D.C. FBI National Press Office (202) 324-3691 August 11, 2022 Unfounded attacks on the integrity of the FBI erode respect for the rule of law and are a grave disservice to the men and women who sacrifice so mu...

Egypt Approves New Ministers in Major Cabinet Reorganization

Egypt Approves New Ministers in Major Cabinet Reorganization By Edward Yeranian August 13, 2022 The Egyptian parliament approved a major government reshuffle Saturday involving 13 ministerial changes. It was the largest change since current Prime Minister...

Egypt's Parliament Approves 13 New Cabinet Ministers

Egypt's Parliament Approves 13 New Cabinet Ministers Sputnik News 20220813 CAIRO (Sputnik) - The Egyptian parliament on Saturday convened an extraordinary meeting to discuss an appointment of 13 new cabinet ministers to Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Ma...

Taliban Fire Shots, Beat Protesters as Women Rally in Kabul

Taliban Fire Shots, Beat Protesters as Women Rally in Kabul By Ayaz Gul August 13, 2022 Security forces in Kabul fired shots into the air and beat women protesting Taliban rule Saturday as dozens demanded the right to education, work and political partici...

Taliban Violently Disperses Women's March In Kabul Demanding Rights

Taliban Violently Disperses Women's March In Kabul Demanding Rights By RFE/RL August 13, 2022 Taliban militants have violently dispersed a peaceful protest by a group of women demanding "bread, work, and freedom" in Kabul by firing guns into the air and b...

Hungary Says Russia Delivering Extra Gas

Hungary Says Russia Delivering Extra Gas August 13, 2022 Russian state-run natural gas giant Gazprom has started delivering additional gas to Hungary, the country's Foreign Ministry says. The ministry said trade negotiations with Moscow led to an agreeme...