News Reality

All smiles as Run for Joel raises £27,000

by www.expressandstar.com
A charity fundraiser in aid of three Black Country terror victims raised more than £27,000.
Read Full Article On www.expressandstar.com
Latest
Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government registered 82,649 cases of computer fraud, espionage and other cyber crimes in 2016, an increase of just over 80 percent from 2015, a German newspaper reported
Former President Bill Clinton appeared to be trolling President Donald Trump on Twitter Sunday while simultaneously promoting a new exhibit at the Clinton Presidential Center. The tweet seemingly pok
Microsoft’s event on May 2nd is expected to see the Redmond-based company continue to push its ambitions in cloud-based services with a tweaked version of Windows 10 and a potential low-cost Surface d
The commercial cargo ship named after astronaut John Glenn is now safely attached to the International Space Station.
Project Scorpio has some great specs behind it, but there’s reason to believe Digital Foundry’s estimated $500 price could easily derail the 2017 console. Competitively, is it really worth it to mak
April the Giraffe’s popular live stream will be returning after briefly going dark Friday, April 21. An update posted to Animal Adventure Park’s Facebook page Sunday morning revealed a permanent yar
Apple's shift to the OLED iPhone is apparently so massive that Morgan Stanley upped its forecast of the displays used on that phone by a whopping 2X this week.
A small earthquake has rattled parts of the Southern California coast
Although cast members have attempted to move on from the past, new drama keeps pulling them back into similar circumstances on “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” Season 6, episode 8. “Tommie’s wine tastin
Normally most folks would want to keep their white underwear, well, white — but a new campaign is challenging that custom and hopes to see gitch soil
Everything from hand-painted finishes to built-in speakers.        
The report further mentions that officials had made their best efforts for their survival but two of them succumbed to the deadly parvovirus infection within a few hours.
Get out your wallet if you've ever dreamed of rising above everyday traffic and flying over those poor people stuck on the highway.
Google Home device soon allowing you to use multiple Gmail accounts. Video provided by TheStreet        
Those who join “Married at First Sight” are taking a big risk. After all, many of the show’s couples—who were married as soon as they met—have gotten divorced. However, sometimes the experts really d
James Cameron has announced release dates for the next four Avatar movies, but what does this mean for Ubisoft/Massive's big new open world Avatar game?
Augmented reality — technology that overlays digital content on your real-world surroundings — took center stage from Facebook at the social media network’s F8 conference last week. While the company
Releasing paid DLC for 'Modern Warfare Remastered' makes sense, especially if Activision has a stand-alone release planned in the near future.
It’s difficult to remember passwords for all accounts you set up. Instead, most people recycle their passwords, which is a way to put your personal data at risk. It’s better to use different, strong
As the Moon travels around the Earth, where does its orbit take it? How much closer to the Sun does it get than the Earth?
If you knew you could have the inside track to your dream job, would you jump at it? A new tool allows you to connect with an advocate at the company you are interested in, giving you a hiring advanta
The investigation into the suicide of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is ongoing as more details surface following the star player’s death. Hernandez, 27, was found dead in his
LG’s new phone has so much to offer but risks being overlooked because of the Samsung juggernaut.
This week’s milestones in the history of technology include the launch of the Apple IIc, the Xerox 8010 Star, the iTunes Music Store, the machine behind the Soul of the New Machine, and the open Web.
Michael Miller, 44, does what most smokers do to protect his sons and daughter from the fumes of his Marlboro Ultra Lights. He takes it outside. After his 7 a.m. coffee, he walks out of his home in C
Hybrid cloud adoption grew 3X in the last year, increasing from 19% to 57%. In 15 months, 80% of all IT budgets will be committed to cloud solutions. These and many other insights are from the recentl
At the recent Reboot Develop, Cliff Bleszinski talked about the current state of big budget games and that they are now almost unsustainable.
Something like this shiny block of metal and glass could be yours later this year.
The SOS function introduced in watchOS 3 is a very useful feature, but it it can have unintended consequences. Like emergency responders showing up because you accidentally made your Apple Watch call
Fans haven’t seen the last of “American Horror Story” just yet. The show is returning to FX for Season 7 and the subject matter will be relatable to all.
Activision is now selling a pricey map pack for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered, but the real issue is that six months later, you still can't buy the game by itself.
Steve is a "remarkably common" gas ribbon in the upper atmosphere.
The report further mentions that officials had made their best efforts for their survival but two of them succumbed to the deadly parvovirus infection within a few hours.

Recent News

Africa warns against toxic waste dumping in sea

Anna Okon The Association of Heads of African Maritime Administrations has vowed to protect the maritime assets and other critical infrastructure of member countries from being polluted by toxic and n
Read Full Article

Group advises youths on education, community development

 Afeez Hanafi A non-governmental organisation, Ikorodu Community Development Awards Foundation, has called on youths to utilise a series of literature on the Internet for educational development. The
Read Full Article

German, Nigerian firms sign waste bin supply pact

Germany-based manufacturer of waste and recycling bins and containers for the collection and transportation of solid waste, SSI Schaefer, has signed an agreement with the Visionscape Group for the del
Read Full Article

IFMA wants facility management in school curriculum

Maureen  Ihua-Maduenyi The International Facility Management Association, Nigeria chapter, has asked the government to include facility management in the school curriculum. The association said this w
Read Full Article

Is Osinbajo panel just another vanity?

President Muhammadu Buhari recently set up a three-man panel led by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to investigate the $43m Ikoyi stash allegedly linked to the Director-General of the National Intelligen
Read Full Article

NDLEA nabs, prosecutes Adamawa cocaine peddler

Hindi Livinus, Yola The Adamawa State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has confirmed the arrest of Ahmed Buba notorious for peddling cocaine to affluent students in some tertiary in
Read Full Article

Army, DSS raid Anambra communities, recover arms, ammunition

Tony Okafor, Awka The Army and  the Department of State Services on Sunday raided some communities in Anambra State and recovered arms, ammunition and  other items. Among the items recovered were seve
Read Full Article

Telecom firms lose N156.3bn monthly to dormant lines

Ozioma Ubabukoh Telecommunications companies in the country are losing about N156.3bn in potential revenue every month due to the increasing number of inactive telephone lines on their networks, inves
Read Full Article

Nigerian Breweries made N11.4bn profit in Q1

 ’Femi Asu the Nigerian Breweries Plc has reported a profit after tax of N11.44bn for the first quarter of 2017. The company’s unaudited condensed interim financial statements filed with the Nigerian
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

 

Businesses tap trillions of gallons of Michigan groundwater mostly for free

Michigan utilities, industries, farmers use ground and surface water essentially for free.        
Read Full Article

Watch: Margaret Atwood says America shouldn't get too depressed yet

Read Full Article

Erin Moran's 'Happy Days' family wishes her peace: 'Erin always brought light to the party'

Read Full Article

Trump seeks symbolic win this week as 100-day milestone nears

The White House urged lawmakers Sunday to make progress this week on a high-profile issue like healthcare or tax reform -- or at least to avoid the disruption and embarrassment of a federal govern
Read Full Article

Steve Lopez's panel on The Hidden Poor

Read Full Article

L.A. Opera's 'Tosca': No gimmicks, just some powerhouse singing

There are many, many interesting anecdotes circulating about Puccini’s “Tosca” — which figures since “Tosca” is among the most performed operas in the business. James Conlon told a few of them Sat
Read Full Article

Pilot of World War I replica airplane killed in San Luis Obispo County crash

The pilot of a World War I replica airplane was killed when he crashed into a field in Paso Robles on Sunday morning, authorities said. The single engine biplane is believed to have taken off from
Read Full Article

MLB report: Tigers' JaCoby Jones feels 'lucky' with only needing nine stitches after beaning

Detroit outfielder JaCoby Jones said he felt lucky a day after being hit in the face by a pitch that later sparked a benches-clearing tussle between the Tigers and Minnesota Twins. Jones was take
Read Full Article

Margaret Atwood meets 'the handmaids'

Read Full Article