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“Shi*hole Countries”

January 24, 2018 Comments Off on “Shi*hole Countries”

During a meeting on immigration behind closed doors a few weeks ago, TV star Donald Trump expressed  “frustration” when discussing protecting immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries (as a part of a bipartisan immigration deal) and to this, the TV ... Read More »

Meltdown and Spectre

Meltdown and Spectre
January 24, 2018 Comments Off on Meltdown and Spectre

Meltdown and Spectre are software vulnerabilities – simple bugs that have been hiding in computers for decades. But their effects could be devastating for users all over the world, using computers and operating systems of nearly all types. What are ... Read More »

Tesla Introduces Semi, New Roadster

Tesla Introduces Semi, New Roadster
December 11, 2017 Comments Off on Tesla Introduces Semi, New Roadster

By Margaret Tseng On Thursday, November 16, Tesla unveiled its brand-new Semi truck and next-generation Roadster. Both vehicles have attracted attention in the media and from devoted Tesla fans. But skeptics question Tesla’s potential, and the market has reacted with ... Read More »

Object at Edge of Solar System in Need of a Nickname

Object at Edge of Solar System in Need of a Nickname
November 19, 2017 Comments Off on Object at Edge of Solar System in Need of a Nickname

By Margaret Tseng On January 1st, 2019, the interplanetary probe New Horizons will pass by a small chunk of ice and rock in the Kuiper Belt, at the very edges of the Solar System. This object, an exploration target for ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia Looking to Make Own Google or Amazon

November 18, 2017 Comments Off on Saudi Arabia Looking to Make Own Google or Amazon

By: Ebyan Abshir As of Wednesday November 15, Saudi Arabia has invested 45 billion dollars in technology companies worldwide and trying to make it simpler for foreign entrepreneurs to start up in Saudi Arabia. Their goal is to boost growth ... Read More »