• Cambridge Analytica suspende a su CEO
Cambridge Analytica suspende a su CEO

Sus tácticas son aparentemente sucias en ocasiones. Segpu en New York Times, fue él quién se acercó a Mercer y Bannón para crear Cambridge Analytica . Y luego dirigirse a ellos con personalizados anuncios políticos diseñados para influir en su particular aspecto psicológico. De acuerdo con la prensa británica se trata de la mayor filtración ...

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  • UK MPs ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify on data row
UK MPs ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to testify on data row

The firm said Nix's comments "do not represent the values or operations of the firm and his suspension reflects the seriousness with which we view the violation". The Federal trade Commission is joining British authorities in investigating Facebook after a data firm with ties to President Trump harvested personal information from millions o...

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  • Stock Drops, Zuckerberg Stays Silent, Regulators Want Answers — Facebook's Pain Continues
Stock Drops, Zuckerberg Stays Silent, Regulators Want Answers — Facebook's Pain Continues

The company's statement is notable for three reasons. And Facebook plans to hold a company-wide meeting today to discuss the trainwreck. Nix, who purportedly believed he was talking to a potential client, said Cambridge Analytica played a key role in shaping the Trump campaign's digital strategy.

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  • Facebook stocks plunge amid Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook stocks plunge amid Cambridge Analytica scandal

Independent forensic auditors hired by Facebook visited the company's London office on Monday evening, but stood down at the request of the Information Commissioner's Office. The ICO confirmed it's investigating the case as part of an ongoing investigation into the use of data analytics for political purposes. Cambridge Analytica denies t...

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  • Information Commissioner forces Facebook auditors to pull out of Cambridge Analytica offices
Information Commissioner forces Facebook auditors to pull out of Cambridge Analytica offices

Just hours earlier, Facebook had announced that Cambridge Analytica was granting "complete access to their servers and systems". "This is part of a comprehensive internal and external review that we are conducting to determine the accuracy of the claims that the Facebook data in question still exists", the firm said .

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9+ Camera: Just How Good It Actually Is
Samsung Galaxy S9+ Camera: Just How Good It Actually Is

For the Galaxy S9 + the deals to watch are £99.99 upfront at £63pm with 25GB on EE, £129.99 upfront at £61pm with 20GB on O2, and £99.99 upfront at £63pm with 16GB with Vodafone . When you look at the S9 from the front, you can only think one thing: that's a Galaxy S8! It was like you could hold and touch the internet, as the the edges curved o...

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  • The important advice Stephen Hawking gave to his children
The important advice Stephen Hawking gave to his children

He leaves behind three children, Robert , Lucy and Timothy from his first marriage to Jane Wilde, and three grandchildren. His assumption that people are curious about the universe and black holes was true. He also spent time at the Hanging Garden and Nariman Point. Nobody ever expected a book about the unimaginable details of how time and spa...

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  • An inspiration and a genius: Tributes pour in for Stephen Hawking
An inspiration and a genius: Tributes pour in for Stephen Hawking

Hawking's invitations included the exact coordinates and time of the event but, naturally, he did not require an RSVP with hopes that the invitation would last for many thousands of years. "They have craved an understanding of the underlying order in the world", he says in the book . He used quantum mechanics to explore this area - with this ...

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  • The Latest: Queen sends condolence to Hawking's family
The Latest: Queen sends condolence to Hawking's family

As a scientist he earned comparisons with Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton. Hawking passed away at the age of 76 , today, March 14, 2018. I was expecting that part of an incident wave would be absorbed, and the remainder scattered. A spokeswoman for Sweden's royal household says Swedish royals were "very sad" when receiving news of Hawking's ...

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  • Russia will 'of course' expel British diplomats: Sergei Lavrov
Russia will 'of course' expel British diplomats: Sergei Lavrov

There was, however, little sign last night of Russia or Mr Putin conceding any ground as Britain awaited Moscow's formal response to Mrs May's announcement on Wednesday of measures including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats. "This is a government that is violating all the standard norms and international rules and laws to bring violence on...

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  • Reasonable to conclude Russia behind spy attack — Sturgeon
Reasonable to conclude Russia behind spy attack — Sturgeon

In a separate action, the Trump administration issued sanctions on a number of Russian entities for a wide range of behavior, including attempts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election. She said there was "no alternative conclusion" than to believe Russia was "culpable" for the poisonings. The statement made no mention of Sergei Skripal...

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  • Pompeo expected to be tougher on US foreign policy — News Analysis
Pompeo expected to be tougher on US foreign policy — News Analysis

However, Brennan said Haspel had a "lot of integrity" and had carried out her duties "when asked to do difficult things in challenging times". When Tillerson announced the administration was attempting to enter diplomatic talks with North Korea - Trump remarked, "I told Rex Tillerson , our wonderful Secretary of State, that he is wasting h...

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  • Is CIA Director Pompeo a good choice for Secretary of State?
Is CIA Director Pompeo a good choice for Secretary of State?

Trump expressed confidence in his selection, tweeting that Pompeo will do a "fantastic job". Most importantly, it was Haspel whom Rodriguez ordered to destroy videotaped evidence of the torture of Abu Zubaydah , who many of us believed, incorrectly, to be the third-ranking person in al-Qaida.

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  • Britain, Russia and a long history of World Cup boycotts
Britain, Russia and a long history of World Cup boycotts

She said other Russian dissidents living in Britain still did not feel very secure and it was hard not to see the death in London on Monday of another Putin critic, Nikolai Glushkov, 68, as suspicious. Britain said the Russians being expelled were undeclared intelligence officers. No attendance by Ministers - or indeed Members of the Royal Fa...

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  • Will a new face in team Trump mean a new policy?
Will a new face in team Trump mean a new policy?

He will be aided in that endeavor by the nominee to replace him at CIA , Gina Haspel , who ran a CIA black site and destroyed evidence of the torture that took place there. The very first person to issue a statement about her was John McCain raising just that issue, a very, very strong statement that was issued yesterday almost immediately af...

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  • Ukrainian athletes win 5 medals on first day of Paralympics
Ukrainian athletes win 5 medals on first day of Paralympics

He offered prayers "for peace and joy for all". Apart from that slight difference, they will have to have passed the "strict criteria" to be eligible to compete. I meant that's kind of like my gold medal. It remains unclear if the US would scale down its position and agree to sit across the negotiating table to discuss North Korea's denuclearisat...

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  • Rakitic would welcome back Neymar to Nou Camp — Football
Rakitic would welcome back Neymar to Nou Camp — Football

The Brazilian player has scored 29 goals and 19 assists. Instead, PSG have crashed out of the Champions League at the first knockout round, with Neymar back home in Brazil while he recuperates from a broken metatarsal that could yet hamper his fitness for the World Cup later this year.

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  • Trump facing North Korea summit with 'decimated' State Dept — Warren
Trump facing North Korea summit with 'decimated' State Dept — Warren

The meeting potentially provides a framework through which the two Koreas and the United States can de-escalate years of tension that ratcheted up as the Kim regime tested nuclear bombs, launched ballistic missiles over Japan and threatened to destroy U.S.

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  • UK police identify over 240 witnesses — Russian spy attack
UK police identify over 240 witnesses — Russian spy attack

Furthermore, we could refuse to send the Russians an Easter card or we could cut back on our vodka consumption on weekdays, not including holidays, obviously. Earlier on Saturday, specialist military help was used to remove vehicles and objects from scenes across Salisbury amid fears of contamination. But says some people are concerned prolonge...

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  • EU seeking more clarity over Trump's tariffs move
EU seeking more clarity over Trump's tariffs move

Australia buys around 60 percent of its military assets from the U.S ., allows U.S. marines to rotate through Darwin every year, and swaps intelligence as part of the "Five Eyes" alliance also including Britain, New Zealand and Canada . took the lead in creating ever since WWII". "If they drop their horrific barriers and tariffs on U.S. products g...

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  • India welcomes North Korea's proposal for talks with US
India welcomes North Korea's proposal for talks with US

Last Thursday, he said that 'talks for the sake of talks are meaningless', but is reported to have spoken to the US president shortly before the 'meeting' was announced . Finally, in 2008, six-party talks were held in Beijing to address the nuclear issue, but broke down over North Korea's refusal to allow international inspectors unfettered acce...

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  • US-North Korea talks may precede inter-Korean dialogue in April — Seoul
US-North Korea talks may precede inter-Korean dialogue in April — Seoul

Under US law , when a country or leader violates its ban on chemical and biological weapons, an import ban is imposed on its products, but North Korea is already under severe US and UN sanctions, and Tuesday's decision will have little impact.

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  • North's nuclear freeze offer clears way for talks says South Korea's Moon
North's nuclear freeze offer clears way for talks says South Korea's Moon

Tuesday's announcements were the most promising indication that the U.S. and North Korea could now talk. Chung said the North promised not to use its nuclear and conventional weapons against South Korea . But the thaw is positive given that years of isolation led North Korea's weapons program to advance in leaps and bounds, with their la...

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  • South Korean president says talks won't ease pressure on North
South Korean president says talks won't ease pressure on North

Smiling for cameras, he posed during the meeting with the South Koreans and presided over what was described by the North's official Korean Central News Agency as a "co-patriotic and sincere atmosphere". Another positive sign is a "North-South" summit planned for next month between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jung...

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  • N Korea used VX to kill Kim's half-bro, says US
N Korea used VX to kill Kim's half-bro, says US

While in Pyongyang, Chung and a delegation he led had a four-hour dinner with Kim and his wife as well as other senior officials, including Kim's sister, Kim Yo Jong, who visited South Korea for the opening of the Winter Olympics last month.

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  • N Korea assassinated Kim Jong-nam with chemical weapon: US
N Korea assassinated Kim Jong-nam with chemical weapon: US

When Trump was asked whether he believed North Korea is prepared to give up its nuclear weapons, he replied, "They seem to be acting positively, but we're going to see". Reports say that North Korea wants to also talk to the U.S. - which of course meant a weird tweet from Donald Trump came Tuesday as well. In contrast, Sen.

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  • India imposes new restrictions on trade with North Korea
India imposes new restrictions on trade with North Korea

Earlier this week, a delegation of South Korean envoys, sent by President Moon Jae-in, arrived in Pyongyang for what many have hailed as the possible commencement of actual inter-Korean dialogue, for which the world has been waiting. As we'll discuss here, the fact that gold is rallying without a sustained fear component is even better for its in...

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  • Samsung nixes several mid-range devices from receiving more security updates
Samsung nixes several mid-range devices from receiving more security updates

Mark explained to us that the brand, before implementing a new technology like this, prefers to test it thoroughly and be sure it is sufficiently mature. Here, there are not only refinements in the hardware but also again in the software, with a much-improved camera app experience, more accessible sharing, and new features including super slow-mo...

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  • Le contamos qué hay en el nuevo arsenal de Putin — Armas rusas
Le contamos qué hay en el nuevo arsenal de Putin — Armas rusas

Recordó que la OTAN es una alianza defensiva que "está preparada para defender a todos sus miembros contra cualquier amenaza", si bien subrayó que no busca una nueva Guerra Fría o una nueva carrera armamentística. Aunque Putin adujo motivos estratégicos para no mostrar la verdadera apariencia del nuevo equipo, en su discurso se mostró...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9, Features, Specifications and Price in India
Samsung Galaxy S9, Features, Specifications and Price in India

Now Samsung's Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus key features are released before launch. Images of what is supposedly Samsung's newest flagship has been seen on prominent leaker Evan Blass' Twitter page. Not much is known regarding the high-end smartphone. The galaxy S9 should come with 3000 mAh battery and Galaxy S9+ should offer 3500 mAh ...

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  • Trump, GOP won't act on gun control, so we must — Eugene Robinson
Trump, GOP won't act on gun control, so we must — Eugene Robinson

Opponents of sensible gun control are so unnerved that they have made shameful efforts to discredit these young activists - a slimy campaign of lies and innuendo that fortunately has backfired. "America is a gun society", Alfonso Calderon, a 16-year-old student from the Parkland high school, told politicians at the state legislature. The Texas ...

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  • Trump pushes suggestions to prevent gun violence
Trump pushes suggestions to prevent gun violence

He added: "If these so-called European socialists take over the House and the Senate and god forbid they win the White House again our American freedoms will be lost forever, and the first to go will be the second amendment to the US constitution".

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  • Fall Creators Update now on 85 percent of Windows 10 PCs
Fall Creators Update now on 85 percent of Windows 10 PCs

The devices - laptops and netbooks - ought to offer greatly enhanced battery life in a slimmer form factor at lower prices than conventional laptops. The languages being introduced are those that support Unicode - an international encoding standard for use with different languages and scripts.

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  • Trump Jr visiting India as private US citizen: state dept
Trump Jr visiting India as private US citizen: state dept

The slew of ads announced the arrival of the eldest son of President Donald Trump in India in a bid to sell opulent apartments to wealthy Indians who have already bought units in several Trump branded developments. Mr Trump Jr visited the Trump Tower site in Kolkata on February 21. Lena (Natalie Portman) is an ex-Army biology professor at Joh...

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  • Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of FBI
Florida school shooting: Sessions orders 'immediate' review of FBI

Since January 2013, there have been at least 291 school shootings across the country - an average of one a week, according to the non-profit group Everytown for Gun Safety. According to a Broward Health spokesperson, two victims were discharged from the hospital Thursday night. FBI director Wray said in a statement the bureau is trying to fig...

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