Category: General News

Angela Merkel is going to win reelection. That may not be good.

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Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today’s WorldView newsletter. In an age of electoral upsets and political turbulence in the West, Germany is rather profoundly bucking the trend. Chancellor Angela Merkel is well […]

The awkward history of ‘decapitation’ plots against North Korea

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Confronted by North Korea’s increasing belligerence, Seoul has recently begun showing off its so-called “decapitation unit.” The implication is that, if worst comes to worst, South Korea could preemptively take out Kim Jong Un. It may sound like a radical plan, and it’s certainly a change of tune for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, a […]

Wipro selected as a strategic partner for Data Center Services by innogy

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Business Wire IndiaWipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company, announced that it has been awarded a seven-year contract by innogy SE to manage their data center and cloud services. innogy SE is an established European energy company. With its three business areas of […]

Trump says ‘we’ve had bigger storms’ when asked about Harvey, Irma and climate change

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The back-to-back landfalls of two harrowing storms in Texas and in Florida have reignited both the scientific debate over the link between hurricanes and global warming and the U.S. political debate over what, if anything, to do to address climate change. So far, the only Republicans willing to engage in either have been moderates or […]

CashKaro Research: 7 Marketing Ideas E-commerce Retailers will Count on this Diwali

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Business Wire India E-commerce giants like Amazon, Flipkart, Myntra, and Paytm are gearing up to launch their festive sales. CashKaro.com has analyzed past trends to identify marketing strategies that e-commerce websites will use to amplify their sales during this period. Incentivizing Wallet Payments By capitalizing on the cashless wave, payment through self-funded mobile wallets has […]

Ruchi Soya Positive on Future of Agri Business at GlobOil 2017

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Business Wire IndiaSpeaking at GlobOil Agri Conference 2017 being held in Mumbai, Mr. Satendra Aggarwal, COO, Ruchi Soya Industries Limited shared a positive future vision for the Indian agricultural industry. While he expressed some concern on the declining contribution of agriculture to India’s GDP, he was positive on how a “3D” approach of Development, Disruption, […]

Was it just the cell signal? Mexicans wonder why Trump took so long to offer his earthquake condolences

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MEXICO CITY — From the moment that the 8.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Mexico last Thursday night to the moment that President Trump called Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to offer his condolences, six days and 13 hours transpired. For nearly a week, long after it became clear that southern Mexico had suffered […]

EPA will reconsider Obama-era safeguards on coal waste

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The Environmental Protection Agency plans to reconsider parts of an Obama-era effort to regulate potentially toxic waste known as coal ash, again siding with energy-industry efforts to slow or reverse standards put in place in recent years. Federal regulators have struggled for several decades with how to address coal ash, the substance that remains when […]

Google stops challenging most US warrants for data on overseas servers

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Enlarge (credit: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images) Google has quietly stopped challenging most search warrants from US judges in which the data requested is stored on oversees servers, according to the Justice Department. The revelation, contained in a new court filing to the Supreme Court, comes as the administration of President Donald Trump is pressing the justices […]

Microsoft unveils Project Honolulu, a new GUI for server administration

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Enlarge (credit: Microsoft) While Microsoft continues to invest and expand its PowerShell scripting environment—and pushes new GUI-less Windows environments such as the Nano Server configuration—the graphical user interface isn’t going away. GUI tools retain advantages for certain tasks, such as visualizing data and comparing multiple systems. They also tend to be much easier to use […]