Donald Trump Wants To Kill Protections For Small Streams

The executive order is one piece of a complicated mosaic that the president is using to dismantle the environmental agenda. Environmental groups have previously vowed to challenge any rollback in federal water rules. But Lehman said we shouldn't get too ahead of ourselves about Trump's executive directive. Trump was welcomed to the signing ceremony by applause from a group of farmers, home builders, county commissioners and lawmakers he had invited to the White House for the occasion. Read More

Paleontologists find world's oldest fossil

Paleontologists find world's oldest fossil

A report from CNN details the new discovery , where scientists were able to spot small filaments and tubes in quartz layers in Quebec's Nuvvuagittoq Supracrustal Belt. Given the long-standing theory that the origin of life happened in hydrothermal vent environments, we knew that these rocks were flawless choices to look for Earth's oldest lifeforms. Read More

Spotify trialling Hi-Fi music tier, report claims

They have posted screen grabs of in-app notifications promoting the new Spotify Hifi service, though different screen grabs seem to show slightly different price points and specifications - some include physical product upsell - hence the thinking that Spotify is still playing with the proposition. Read More

New iPhone 8 rumors point towards USB-C port

The Wall Street Journal reported today that the iPhone 8 would replace the Lightning connector with a USB Type-C port that's the standard choice for new flagship smartphones in 2017. Meanwhile, some of Apple's competitors, including Samsung (ssnlf), have offered curved screens in their high-end handsets. But the move would also cause headaches for Apple's very big user base. Read More

SpaceX Plans to Send 2 Tourists Around Moon in 2018

His client saw the bag on a U.S. Marshal's auction page previous year and had the winning bid of $995. It would be the first manned mission into deep space since the end of the Apollo program in the early 1970's. Musk did not reveal the identities of the two wealthy passengers, but he said they know one another and are serious about the mission. "NASA commends its industry partners for reaching higher", NASA stated, according to PR Newswire . Read More

Microsoft announces Xbox Game Pass, Netflix-style gaming for the Xbox One

One of the great things about the Xbox Game Pass is that it is not a streaming service. If you just purchased an Xbox One and were hoping to quickly build up your library of games, you now have another option that could save you some serious dough. Read More

National Hockey League trade deadline: Wild meet Coyotes' steep price for Martin Hanzal

Multiple outlets report the Wild have acquired center Martin Hanzal , winger Ryan White and a fourth-round pick from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for a 2017 first-round pick, 2018 second-round selection and a conditional pick in 2019. Read More

A Windows tablet with stylus by Samsung — Samsung Galaxy Book

We were already expecting some sort of S-Pen accessory to be available for the Tab S3, and Samsung delivered a stylus that looks a bit different than previous Note-destined S-Pens. Through various leaks and rumors it has been suggested that the upcoming tablet will sport a 9.7-inch QXGA Super AMOLED display . There's a 13-megapixel camera with autofocus and a flash on the back, and on the front there's a 5-megapixel shooter for selfies. Read More

Motorola Moto G5 and G5 Plus officially launched at MWC 2017

For the hardware, Moto G5 is powered by a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 430 processor and the bigger Moto G5 Plus runs on a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The Moto G5 has a 2800mAh removable battery, while the G5 Plus has a 3000mAh removable battery. We don't have United Kingdom prices for these yet, but you can expect, at best, perhaps £180/£250. Read More

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga brushes aside Pouille to win third Marseille title

He was broken at the start of the match and again at 3-3 in the second set as Tsonga secured his second title of 2017. Sixth seed Richard Gasquet overcame top seed Gael Monfils in an all-French quarter-final 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 6-2. "I wanted to show him I'd be there for each shot", said Tsonga, who will now climb to eighth in the ATP world rankings. Tsonga improved to a 17-3 record on the season. Read More

Leading critic of Philippine leader arrested on drug charges

Prosecutors alleged De Lima, while she was justice secretary under former president Benigno Aquino III, received bribes from detained drug lords to finance her senatorial campaign. De Lima headed a commission investigating extra-judicial killings under the war on drugs, which has left more than 7 ,000 dead since Duterte took office in June. Read More

ASUS unveils ZenFone Live, flawless for the selfie livestreamers

The Asus ZenFone Live measures 141.2×71.7×7.9mm and is quite light at 120 grams. Since Asus' ZenFone 3 Go is supposed to be a budget smartphone, it can be expected that the handset may come with a pocket friendly price, between $160 and $175. Read More

Reward increases as tips pour in to find in teens' killer

Todd Rokita. "This young lady's a hero, there's no doubt, to have the presence of mind to activate the video on her cell phone to record what we believe is criminal behavior that is about to occur", Indiana State Police Sgt. Their deaths are being investigated as homicides. Roughly 1,900 of those tips were received after authorities released a voice recording that came from German's cell phone. Read More

Google Allo desktop version in the works

Within just a week of its release, it was reported that the app crossed 5 million downloads, which bears testimony to its initial popularity. Therefore, interested users will perhaps have to wait for some time before they can get their hands on Allo on their desktops or laptops. Read More

Cloudflare bug leaks personal info from 120000 sites

Cloudflare bug leaks personal info from 120000 sites

Data such as passwords, cookies and authentication tokens were spilled in plain text from its customers' websites . Omandy, who works at Google's security research operation Project Zero , caused some early concern last week trying to report the bug when he tweeted , "Could someone from cloudflare security urgently contact me". Read More

Pruitt Suggests New Direction for EPA in Address to Employees

It turns out that an elected Republican politician was in frequent contact with constituent companies who wanted to make known their concerns about the impact of federal regulations on their businesses. "And that's something, I think, is damaging to finding results and answers". But Democrats, environmental advocates, and numerous EPA's current and former staff worry his appointment as administrator of the agency will signal a reversal in America's progress cleaning up air and water and in ... Read More

Tom Brady draws up hilarious suspect board for missing Super Bowl jersey

More than two weeks after the Patriots won Super Bowl LI, the jersey is still missing. While Super Bowl LI may have seemed to be the ideal day for Tom Brady, there was one sour note: the theft of the jersey he wore when he won the big game! Among the notable suspects are Lady Gaga, who performed the halftime show of the Super Bowl at Houston's NRG Stadium, and teammate Julian Edelman, whom Brady calls out in the caption. Read More

Samsung rumored to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones

The Note 7 has been banned by the respective regulatory authorities in countries like USA and UK. So says a report at Korean news site Hankyung ( translated ), which reports that the re-release comes as Samsung looks to minimise losses and avoid environmental costs. Read More

New iPhone Production Volume Expected to Hit 100 Million

New iPhone Production Volume Expected to Hit 100 Million

As reported earlier today, the iPhone is said to integrate 3D Sensing technology that could provide facial recognition and augmented reality features. Nevertheless, TrendForce says that the high-end iPhone 8 will account for at least 40% of units - despite the higher prices. By contrast, the next 4.7-inch iPhone will be more economically priced as it will be competing against Chinese brands in regional markets where they have been successful, including their home turf. Read More

Georgia's Chase Elliott wins pole for Daytona 500

Georgia's Chase Elliott wins pole for Daytona 500

On Feb. 26 at 2 p.m., the Daytona International Speedway will host the 59th annual Daytona 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the season-opening race for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. "If I'm going to come back, I've got to be racing because I want to be out there". Hendrick Motorsports teammate Earnhardt Jr. will start alongside Elliott on the front row of the Daytona 500 after posting a lap speed of 192.864 miles per hour. Read More