Mugabe insists Zimbabwe not fragile despite plunging economy

Mugabe insists Zimbabwe not fragile despite plunging economy

Citing the state's 90% literacy rate, he went on: "Zimbabwe is the most highly developed country in Africa after South Africa". "After South Africa, (I) want to see another country as highly developed". Fragile states can not provide most basic services to their citizens and Zimbabweans have seen this at their hospitals, which at times fail to provide health services with the president and the elite flying to foreign countries to get treatment. Read More

NFL Draft: Titans Select 9 Players

NFL Draft: Titans Select 9 Players

On Monday, Mariota said he's looking forward to working with Davis, the team's first-round pick out of Western Michigan, as well. "I was at OR and two years ago he returned one all the way to the house", Mariota said. Tennessee and former Brentwood Academy star defensive rush end Derek Barnett was taken by Philadelphia, the same franchise former Vols legend Reggie White became one of the all-time great pass rushers so he was out. Read More

Apple working (again) on mobile P2P service

Apple working (again) on mobile P2P service

By synchronizing with Apple Pay, a digital wallet from the company, the card can also be used to spend money in physical stores out in the real world. For example, 2016 saw Venmo move $17.6 billion in total cash while QuickPay processed about $28 billion in the same period. Although Apple is ahead of its competitors, Apple Pay still does not seem like a home-run - it reported 86 million users this year, Samsung Pay has 34 million and Android Pay has 24 million. Read More

Cassini Craft Beams Closest Images Ever Taken Of Saturn

About 10 minutes later, another set of signals confirmed that Cassini was beaming science and engineering data across more than 750 million miles of space from the Saturn system to Earth. If Cassini survives the trip, it could make radio contact with Earth as early as 3:05am (07:05 GMT) on April 27. Even more dramatic orbits ahead will bring Cassini closer to Saturn than any spacecraft has dared to go before. Read More

Microsoft shows off the power of Project Scorpio by rendering a beetle

But they reveal just how impressive games will appear while playing on the new console. According to Express , the Xbox Scorpio's games list could be a bit short of fantastic and revolutionary once it officially releases , following confirmation that there will be no new triple-A Halo games launching for Xbox One this year. Read More

BlackBerry KEYone Arrives In The UK With A QWERTY Keyboard

BlackBerry KEYone Arrives In The UK With A QWERTY Keyboard

It'll be available unlocked initially, with models for GSM and CDMA carriers, but the KEYone will also be sold by USA carriers later on. A 12-megapixel image camera adorns the rear of the phone, while an 8-megapixel camera is on the front for selfies, complete with 84-degree wide-angle lens. Read More

Google's new set of changes seek to limit offensive search results

Google's new set of changes seek to limit offensive search results

Ben Gomes, Google's vice president of engineering, said the company only recently began focusing on the issue, which found its way to the epicenter of the 2016 presidential election. Among these "signals" are factors like content age, search volumes and more. The search giant collected the data from the evaluators and is applying it to the ranking algorithm to push fake news further down in search results. Read More

Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin for women's conference

Sunday's transcript of the Associated Press interview with a rambling and barely coherent President Trump , the commander-in-chief seemed completely unaware that there was any awkwardness in last month's Oval Office photo op with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Read More

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

That resulted in some pretty interesting picks for the Bucs, including a name we have not seen mocked to the Bucs in round one before, ever. And credit to Lloyd for rolling with this and handling it well. In 2016, Brate was tied for the league-lead among tight ends with eight touchdown receptions. Kittle would be a bit of a surprise considering he would fill a similar role as free agent Rhett Ellison , and the size of his hands. Read More

Zuckerberg Makes First Public Comments in Cleveland Murder Case

Zuckerberg Makes First Public Comments in Cleveland Murder Case

Stephens' became known as the " Facebook Live Killer" after Cleveland Police said the murder had been recorded on Facebook Live. On Sunday afternoon, 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr. According to Pennsylvania State Police , officers received a tip around 11 a.m. when Steve Stephens' vehicle was spotted at a McDonald's in Erie. Read More

Super Nintendo Mini Possibly Coming This Year

Super Nintendo Mini Possibly Coming This Year

Based on what is rumored about the next mini console by Nintendo . " Nintendo will follow its NES microconsole with a mini version of the SNES", sources told the company at EuroGamer . Nintendo knows how much you love obsessing over objects of your youth and that you will drive yourself insane trying to find them. The device is already under development and-like its predecessor the NES Classic Edition-will give gamers access to some of the console's biggest hits. Read More

Google builds ad-blocking filter for Chrome

Google builds ad-blocking filter for Chrome

Google developing its own proprietary ad blocker, as a company that, as The Journal rightly points out, made over $60 billion in online ad revenue a year ago may seem counterintuitive, but Chrome has taken the lead as the most popular browser, holding over 47% of the market (up from 41% in mid-2016). Read More

Arkansas Pushes To Carry Out Executions, Fighting Court Rulings And The Clock

Crowds gather at a rally opposing Arkansas' upcoming executions, which are set to begin next week, on the front steps of the Capitol Friday, April 14, 2017, in Little Rock, Ark. The state has not appealed that decision. The state was still moving forward with plans to conduct the Monday night executions in the event that all stays were lifted. Read More

Russia, Iran, Syria denounce U.S. 'act of aggression'

Russia, Iran, Syria denounce U.S. 'act of aggression'

Mr Lavrov said: "We have talked about the ensuing missile attack by the U.S. against the air base on April 7th". The Syrian government's suspected chemical weapons attack on civilians last week amounts to a "war crime", the US State Department has said. Read More

Alberta Man's Incredible Dog Rescue Caught By CTV Camera

Alberta Man's Incredible Dog Rescue Caught By CTV Camera

The dog was walking on thin ice at a park when it suddenly fell through. After a few seconds, the man emerged from the cold water and helped his dog get out of the water. "It's a split-second thing", McIver said . "As soon as the ice broke, I just went right in", McIver said of the dramatic rescue. . The pet owner, Duncan McIver, didn't think twice about saving his dog. Read More

Thompson stuns Sock to give Australia 1-0 Davis Cup lead

Thompson carried all the momentum with him into the fourth set against an increasingly exhausted looking Sock and closed out the match in three hours. The British player, drafted into the singles line-up after the injury-enforced withdrawal of world number one Andy Murray, was made to pay for letting slip a 5/2 lead in the second-set tiebreak. Read More

All-New Amazon Fire TV Stick makes its way to the UK

All-New Amazon Fire TV Stick makes its way to the UK

Today Amazon also announced that it will be pushing out an update that adds Alexa to all Fire TV hardware in the UK. Now, imagine sharing your name with two of the world's most popular voice-activated Assistants, Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri. Read More

Samsung Galaxy S8 Series Revealed

Samsung Galaxy S8 Series Revealed

But in the two big launches 2017 has seen so far, the story has been slightly different - the attention has not been on massive performance bumps, which remain incremental, but on the displays. The rolling out of April security patch on the first day of the April to a budget smartphone talks a lot about Samsung's commitment in taking care of all its users, irrespective of their budget category smartphones. Read More

Wizards John Wall hit with $15000 fine for

Wizards John Wall hit with $15000 fine for

Only after the Clippers inserted all of their starters in the fourth quarter did they finish off a 115-104 victory, the 800th of Doc Rivers' coaching career. The playoffs will be super physical and I think that's definitely something we can take out of it. PF - Markieff Morris, C - Marcin Gortat. "He said what he said, it's now time to just move on, focus on basketball, and he will", coach Scott Brooks said. Read More

Is Twitter's Character Limit Holding It Back?

Is Twitter's Character Limit Holding It Back?

Twitter said the changes were made based on user feedback. This update has been rolled on twitter .com as well as on iOS and Android for its mobile app versions. Twitter has over 300 million users, but growth has slowed down for the company. This also reduces the confusion while reading a conversation with multiple usernames interlaced into the tweets. Read More