• Sun. Jul 25th, 2021

Asian COVID epicentre of Indonesia extends curbs by a week

JAKARTA, July 25 (Reuters) – Indonesia extended its COVID-19 restrictions by a week to Aug. 2 on Sunday to try to curb infections, after the government said it would add…

Wildfires rage in the West, destroy homes in small California community

The wild Dixie fire continues to spread and devour homes across California as the state struggles to contain over half a dozen large fires. The state’s largest fire has already consumed more than 181,000 acres since it…

Facebook’s cloud gaming service hits iOS devices as a web app

Facebook has become the latest company to offer a cloud gaming service on iOS, only once again you won’t access it through the App Store. Starting today, you can visit…

Nobel Prize winner Steven Weinberg, celebrated scientific mind, dies, 88

Nobel Prize-winning physicist and astronomer Prof. Steven Weinberg passed away Friday at the age of 88, according to a statement from the University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin). The cause…

GM, Cruise suing to stop Ford from using the name ‘BlueCruise’

General Motors has filed a lawsuit to try to prevent Ford from using the name “BlueCruise” for the hands-free driving feature it announced earlier this year. First reported by the Detroit…

Typhoon In-fa hits China’s east coast and grounds all flights

BEIJING — Typhoon In-fa hit China’s east coast south of Shanghai on Sunday after people living near the sea were evacuated, airline flights and trains were canceled and the public…

Simone Biles, Team USA sputter in qualifying round

Simone Biles and Team USA will have an uphill battle in Olympic gymnastics this time around. Biles finished her round first in vault and first in the all-around competition but those…