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Master v Apprentice: Ronaldo and Joao Felix go head-to-head in Champions League showdown

Cristiano Ronaldo goes head-to-head with his potential successor in Wednesday's Champions League action as Joao Felix and Atletico Madrid welcome Juventus to the Spanish capital. Read Full Article at RT.com

Afore Capital raises second pre-seed venture capital fund

In the last year alone, nine new funds have closed on an aggregate $200 million to invest in pre-seed startups.

Wall Street ticks lower as FedEx warns on profit; Fed on tap

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 35.41 points, or 0.13%, at the open to 27,075.39.

E-cigarettes banned: What led government to terminate ENDS?

The ordinance proposes maximum imprisonment of up to one year along with a fine of Rs 1 lakh for first-time violators, and imprisonment of upto 3 yrs amp; fine upto Rs 5 lakh for subsequent offences.

Caught on Camera: Shark Circles Oblivious Surfer Near Australian Beach

A patroller's drone system alerted an oblivious surfer about a shark swimming right by his board off a beach in Australia. (Photo Credit: Christopher Joye / Twitter) A surfer in Australia recently had the scare of his life when a drone user alert

Fed has ‘no stomach’ for doing the right thing of raising rates as crisis ‘worse than 2008’ looms – Peter Schiff

With the US Federal Reserve expected to cut interest rates for the second time on Wednesday, Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff has discussed with RT’s Boom Bust what the move will bring to US economy. Read Full Article at RT.com

Get a Wyze Cam Pan and 32GB microSD card for $38 - CNET

That's basically a free storage card on top of an already stellar smart-home camera deal. Plus: A free Nonda OBD II car-health monitor!

1-day Tribit sale at Amazon: Top budget wireless headphones and speakers are cheaper than ever - CNET

Some of our favorite budget Bluetooth speakers and headphones are discounted to new lows for the day.

Facebook Portal TV gives you a giant smart display, but I still don't care - CNET

Facebook video chatting is coming soon to the biggest screen in your house, along with a revamped Portal and a new Portal Mini, but I'm not sold.

It wasn't Corey Lewandowski who impaired the impeachment inquiry on Tuesday. It was Jerry Nadler

Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski spent six hours in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, being questioned both by the members and by a staff attorney. It was an extraordinarily frustrating experience, one in which Lewandowski both adm

Indonesia’s Julo raises $10M to expand its P2P lending platform

Julo, a peer-to-peer lending platform in Indonesia, said on Wednesday it has extended its $5 million Series A raise to $15 million as it looks to scale its business in the key Southeast Asian market. The $10 million Series A2 round for the Jakarta-headquarter

North now offers Focals smart glasses fittings and purchases via app

North’s Focals smart glasses are the first in the category to even approach mainstream appeal, but to date, the only way to get a pair has been to go into a physical North showroom and get a custom fitting, and then return once they’re ready for

Scientists develop DNA microcapsules with built-in ion channels

A Research group reports a way of constructing DNA-based microcapsules that hold great promise for the development of new functional materials and devices. They showed that tiny pores on the surface of these capsules can act as ion channels. Their study will

New lithium battery design could mean lighter, safer batteries for Soldiers

Less expensive, lighter and safer batteries are a vital need for warfighters; a new project may offer a solution. Researchers have developed a promising new cathode and electrolyte system that replaces expensive metals and traditional liquid electrolyte with

Animated Fish Swim in Mesmerizing Patterns in an Otherworldly Animated Music Video by Hideki Inaba

Directed by Hideki Inaba (previously), Tape is a new animated music video for the Swedish group Canigou. In the approximately five minute-long animation, fish, jellyfish, and abstract bubbles swim and float in transfixing patterns through a mysterious environ

Trump to ‘substantially increase’ sanctions on Iran, amid calls for war

Donald Trump has instructed the Treasury Department to “substantially increase,” sanctions on Iran. The move comes in response to Iran’s alleged attacks on Saudi oil fields, and as the president’s confidants advocate war. Read Full Article at RT.com

11 Rock Musicians-Turned-Movie Directors

Rob Zombie's '3 From Hell,' the follow-up to House of '1,000 Corpses' and 'The Devil's Rejects,' is in select theaters through Sept. 18. (Photo Credit: Lionsgate / Saban Films) Rob Zombie is back in theaters again with 3 From Hell, his latest B-m

Quantum physics: Simulating fundamental interactions with ultracold atoms

Physicists succeeded in precisely engineering key ingredients to simulate a specific lattice gauge theory using ultracold atoms in optical lattices.

Artificial intelligence probes dark matter in the universe

Physicists and computer scientists have developed a new approach to the problem of dark matter and dark energy in the universe. Using machine learning tools, they programmed computers to teach themselves how to extract the relevant information from maps of th

Cultural outreach prevents social exclusion

There lies untapped potential in arts education among children and teenagers who are in danger of being marginalized later in life, according to a new policy brief.

Inequality: What we've learned from the 'Robots of the late Neolithic'

Seven thousand years ago, societies across Eurasia began to show signs of lasting divisions between haves and have-nots. Scientists have now charted the precipitous surge of prehistoric inequality and trace its economic origins back to the adoption of ox-draw

Emissions from cannabis growing facilities may impact indoor and regional air quality

Scientists have studied air quality inside of four cannabis growing facilities in Nevada and California. They recorded high levels of BVOCs (biogenic volatile organic compounds) and butane inside each growing facility, which can contribute to the formation o

Recent Republican-pushed federal shutdowns gained nothing, but cost taxpayers at least $4 billion

A new Senate report pegs the cost of the last three government shutdowns, from the bizarre 2013 Republican shutdown demanding the end of «Obamacare» to the two 2018-2019 Trump-led shutdowns over whether or not he would be granted taxpayer funds t

Flashback: Vettel’s disastrous Singapore 2017 start shunt

Two years ago, his title attack with Ferrari disintegrated after a startline collision with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and his own teammate Kimi Raikkonen. Now he arrives in Singapore after back-to-back wins for his current teammate, Charles Leclerc, and ha

PlayVS picks up $50 million Series C to build out high school esports

PlayVS, the platform that allows high school students to compete on varsity esports teams through their school, has today announced the close of a $50 million Series C led by existing investor NEA. Battery Ventures, Dick Costolo and Adam Bain of 01 Advisors,

The founders of Robin Healthcare think doctors need smart assistants too

Robin Healthcare,  a new startup founded by serial entrepreneurs Noah Auerhahn and Emilio Galan, is hoping to harness the power of personal assistants to make the business of healthcare easier for the physicians who practice it The company’s technology

Tableau update uses AI to increase speed to insight

Tableau was acquired by Salesforce earlier this year for $15.7 billion, but long before that, the company had been working on its Fall update, and today it announced several new tools including a new feature called ‘Explain Data’ that uses AI to g

Boeing 737 MAX furore impact: Airlines play safe with A320Neo

Indian carriers using A320 Neos are keeping the cargo compartment at the tail-end vacant, Director General of Civil Aviation Arun Kumar

Jio adds 85.39 lakh users in July; Airtel, Voda Idea lose 60 lakh users combined: TRAI data

The mobile subscriber base of Reliance Jio stood at 33.97 crore, as the company added 85.39 lakh users during July.

India can use the strength of its domestic market to push exports, says Niti Aayog’s Amitabh Kant

So the big question is: will India make it to the supply chain? Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog, shares his views.

RBI governor#39;s recent comments hint at rate cut in October policy, says JPMorgan#39;s Brijen Puri

Brijen Puri, head - currency trading operations, South-East Asia, JPMorgan said that RBI governor Shaktikanta Das#39;s comments immediately after the crude jump re-emphasised that the Central Bank is watching the growth closely, hence indicating that a rate c

CNN shamelessly booked admitted liar Corey Lewandowski and it predictably went off the rails

Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, appeared before the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday and after hours of questioning, in which Lewandowski stalled, deflected, and at times outright mocked members of Congress and their oversigh

Cotton prices start rising on monsoon-led crop damage, pink bollworm attack

Rising cotton prices are likely to compund the woes of spinning mills, which have been facing weak demand from China and Bangladesh, which buy over 75 per cent of India's cotton yarn

Quartararo can fight for 2020 MotoGP title - Marquez

Quartararo came into MotoGP at the start of the year with the new Petronas Yamaha team off the back of a largely difficult junior career in grand prix racing, but has since scored three pole positions and four podiums in his rookie campaign.He led for much o

Trump names new national security advisor to replace Bolton

President Donald Trump has named Robert C. O’Brien - a hostage affairs envoy he sent to Sweden to try and negotiate the release of jailed rapper A$AP Rocky this summer - as his new National Security Advisor Read Full Article at RT.com

India to boost crude imports from Russia after Saudi oil attacks

The world’s third-largest oil consumer, India, is seeking to increase oil imports from Russia following drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities.The kingdom is the second biggest supplier of crude to India after Iraq. Read Full Article at RT.com

Khabib ‘80% certain’ next fight will be in Russia as UFC champ eyes record-smashing home crowd

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov says he is “80 percent” sure that his next title defense will take place in his Russian homeland, with two venues in mind that would potentially smash crowd records for the promotion. Read Full Article at RT.co

'I admit I'm an Instagram addict': Russian world swimming champion opens up on social media life (PHOTOS)

Russian synchronized swimmer Varvara Subbotina says her social media addiction is so strong she “gets shaky” when she’s without her mobile phone – adding that one coach urged her to be “more modest” with the images she shares. Read Full Article a

Louisville, Pitino settle breach of contract lawsuit

Louisville, ex-basketball coach Rick Pitino settle federal breach of contract lawsuit, countersuit
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