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Huawei Matebook X Pro review: No longer just a MacBook clone

Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Last year’s Matebook X pushed Huawei further into the PC market than it ever had been before. While it had a design that allowed it to masquerade as a trendy ultrabook, it demanded quite a few compromises from users. Its sub-par battery life and too-little memory, among other shortcomings, made the Matebook X less attractive than ...

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Four weeks and six controversies in recent Gaza clashes – The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem Post Four weeks and six controversies in recent Gaza clashesThe Jerusalem PostPalestinian protesters carry tires to burn them during clashes with Israeli troops at Israel-Gaza border, in the southern Gaza Strip April 5, 2018. . (photo credit: IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA / REUTERS). Four weeks of clashes on the Gaza border have resulted …Killing of Gaza Protesters Undermines Israel's ...

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Global leaders react to North Korea announcement

Kim promises to quit atomic rocket tests.

While the EU, Trump and Russia praise North Korea’s announcement to halt nuclear tests, some of the world leaders still doubt North Korea will fulfil promises to quit atomic rocket tests. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un announced his country would suspend all nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launches because it had completed its goal of developing nuclear weapons, according to the ...

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The way we regulate self-driving cars is broken—here’s how to fix it

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Last month, an Uber self-driving car struck and killed pedestrian Elaine Herzberg in Tempe, Arizona. The tragedy highlights the need for a fundamental rethink of the way the federal government regulates car safety. The key issue is this: the current system is built around an assumption that cars will be purchased and owned by customers. But the ...

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UN Mid-East envoy chides IDF response at border protest – Ynetnews

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process

Ynetnews   UN Mid-East envoy chides IDF response at border protest Ynetnews UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nikolay Mladenov condemned Friday the IDF killing of a 15-year-old Palestinian that occurred earlier that day during a riot on the Gaza border, echoing UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres by … IDF probing report, video of 15-year-old said killed in ...

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Avicii , electronic dance music DJ, found dead in Oman at 28

Avicii found dead

Swedish EDM DJ Avicii, 28, died Friday afternoon in the Persian Gulf nation of Oman, according to a statement from his representative. “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” reads the statement from Diana Baron, per Variety and Billboard. “He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th. The family is devastated and ...

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Iran threatens Israel: ‘Finger’s on the Trigger, Missiles Ready for Launch’

Iranian general

Iran warns Israeli bases are within reach as pair lock horns over Syria. Al-Jazeera reported on Friday that the Iranian Revolutionary Guard launched an additional threat against Israel: “Direct confrontation with Israel will end in its destruction,” the Islamic state said. Earlier, the second-in-command of the Revolutionary Guard said that “Israel has nowhere to run to other than to the ...

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Android Go review—Google’s scattershot attempt at a low-end Android OS

Enlarge (credit: Android) Here in the US and other developed countries, the smartphone and Internet markets are more or less saturated—most people are online and swiping away at their smartphones. This isn’t the case everywhere though—only about half of the worldwide population is on the Internet. That means there are more than 3.5 billion people that don’t have access to ...

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