Saturday, January 23, 2021

Loud explosion rocks Spanish capital Madrid

At least two people died when an explosion ripped through a building in the center of Madrid, the city's mayor said Wednesday.Jose Luis Martinez Almeida told reporters at the scene on Calle de Toledo, that he could not confirm how many people had been injured in the blast.The explosion caused substantial damage to the six-story…

Beefy checklist of Trump’s closing-minute pardons and commuted sentences

With only hours to go before leaving office, President Donald Trump pardoned 73 people and commuted the sentences of 70 others.The list, made public early Wednesday morning, included his former chief strategist and longtime ally Steve Bannon as well as his former top fundraiser Elliott Broidy.Here are some of the most notable names:Alex Adjmi: Adjmi…

@POTUS resets as Twitter juggles presidential accounts

It’s a Twitter user’s worst nightmare: Wake up to find most of your followers gone.But that’s exactly what will happen on Wednesday to the official presidential accounts on Twitter. No, not @realDonaldTrump — he’s already been banned for life. This is the fate awaiting lesser-known accounts such as @POTUS, @WhiteHouse, @FLOTUS and @VP. (POTUS is…

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The GeForce RTX 3060 Ti release saw board-in partners announce dual-fan variants of the card like the ASUS DUAL GeForce RTX 3060 Ti MINI OC Edition and the EVGA RTX 3060 Ti XC. However, it will soon be possible to go even smaller thanks to mini-ITX versions of the GeForce RTX 3060. Currently, only Gainward,…

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The Huawei MateBook X Pro 2021 will be available in four colours and two processors. (Image source: Huawei)Huawei has updated flagship laptop, the MateBook X Pro. The company has upgraded the MateBook X Pro to Intel's Tiger Lake platform, which it will offer with 16 GB of RAM and up to a 1 TB SSD.…

OnePlus Nord N10 will get OxygenOS 10.5.9

OnePlus Nord N10 gets OxygenOS 10.5.9In addition to the security patch dated January 2021, the OxygenOS 10.5.9 software update for OnePlus Nord N10 handsets also comes with improved network stability and optimized power consumption. Sadly, there are no fixes for the broken pocket mode and AR services yet, as well as a few other minor…

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ costs from US$899.99. (Image source: Microsoft/Intel - edited)The new Microsoft Surface Pro 7+ has made a couple of appearances on Geekbench that point to the convertible laptop being ideal for some light gaming sessions. The Iris Xe iGPU in the Surface Pro 7+ device’s Intel Core i7-1165G7 managed to outscore…

By the numbers: A statistical gape at Trump’s four years in keep of business

WASHINGTON — The Dow Jones Average has increased by more than 10,000 points since outgoing President Donald Trump’s inauguration four years ago.But consumer confidence — due in large part to the coronavirus pandemic — is down, while the national unemployment rate is up a full 2 percentage points from Jan. 2017.Economic growth is exponentially higher…

Quarantined tennis stars face off with officers forward of Australian Open

Dozens of global tennis stars forced into Covid-19 isolation ahead of the Australian Open were on Tuesday facing off with local officials refusing to give the athletes special treatment.Several players, among them world No. 1 Novak Djokovic — who contracted the coronavirus in June — have questioned the mandatory hotel quarantines in Adelaide and Melbourne…

Biden, Harris to keep in touch from Lincoln Memorial about lives lost to Covid-19

WASHINGTON — On the eve of their inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will speak Tuesday at the Lincoln Memorial's reflecting pool in Washington, D.C., to honor the lives lost to Covid-19.Their remarks around 5:30 p.m. will come a day before they'll be sworn into office at noon ET on the west…