Day: December 31, 2022

Overseas

North Korea fires three ballistic missiles, capping record year of testing

IMPORTANT POINTS The three rockets flew at an altitude of around 100 km over a distance of around 350 km. The launches came a day after South Korea successfully tested a new launch vehicle. Excluding the latest round, North Korea has launched around 70 ballistic missiles in 2022, Yonhap news agency says. North Korea launched […]

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Business

China’s manufacturing activity declines despite lifting of COVID restrictions

According to official figures released on Saturday, China’s manufacturing activity fell sharply in December for the third straight month, despite Beijing easing COVID restrictions earlier in the month. The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) — a key indicator of manufacturing in the world’s second-largest economy — was at 47 points, down from 48 in November and […]

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Overseas

Torrential rains flood the streets of San Francisco

Torrential rain and severe flooding caused road closures across Northern California on Saturday, December 31. This video from Twitter user @kidneywiki shows drivers slowly moving through flood water on Interstate 80 in San Francisco, near the Mission District and Potrero Hill. A flood watch was in effect through Saturday night, the National Weather Service said. […]

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Life & style

Andrew Tate must be confined 23 hours a day in a Romanian prison cell infested with cockroaches

Andrew Tate has to be locked up 23 hours a day in a hell prison filled with cockroaches after his pre-trial detention. The controversial influencer and his brother were arrested on Thursday after their luxury Romanian villa was searched by police. The sun reports. She is being investigated for the alleged kidnapping of two young […]

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Gadgets & technology

What is the Google Home system? Ways it can change your life.

The Google Home system started out as a simple wireless speaker that could accept voice commands. However, it has become a robust system for automating your home. Controlled by the Google Home app, it allows you to ask questions, launch apps, and create routines that control your home’s devices. The Google Home app is available […]

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Overseas

“Noble and kind”: Pope Francis pays tribute to the late Benedict XVI

Pope Francis described his late predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, as “noble” and “kind” on Saturday night as he addressed Vespers Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City. Francis praised the Pope Emeritus, who died at the age of 95, for his work and his faith. “It is with emotion that we remember such a noble, […]

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Gadgets & technology

Delete this popular task manager app immediately if you are an Android user

Another dangerous Android app warning that you should delete. cyber experts at Zscaler ThreatLabz warns all android users to check their phones ASAP to make sure they don’t have a popular task management app installed and urges everyone who has them to delete them immediately. CLICK HERE TO RECEIVE KURTS CYBERGUY NEWSLETTER FULL OF QUICK […]

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Overseas

Op-Ed: Learn Ukrainian, Defeat Russia

In Chernihiv, northeast of Kyiv, Ukrainian language classes are held in one of the few intact rooms of the city’s public library, which was damaged when the Russians bombed the city with rockets earlier this year. With Ukraine’s utilities under attack, heating is in short supply. For example, on a chilly December day, the students […]

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Life & style

Should Parents Worry If Kids Use TikTok?

Parents “should” be concerned about children’s privacy on TikTok, a US intelligence chief said. In an interview with NBC’s Andrea Mitchell at the Reagan National Defense Forum, Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines said it was “extraordinary” how adept the Chinese government is at “collecting foreign data,” The Hill reported on a Interview Haines had […]

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Overseas

Scottish Police blasted over report describing pedophiles as ‘attracted to minors’: ‘Baloney’

Police in Scotland have sparked outrage after they described pedophiles as “people attracted to minors” in a report. Officials said the language in the annual report is based on terminology used by the European Union. in one Annual reportChief Constable Iain Livingstone said police were working on a project whose main agenda was to develop […]

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