Tag Archives: asked

Italians asked to report fake news to police ahead of March election

The Italian government is cracking down on fake news ahead of its upcoming general election, launching a portal that allows the public to report online news hoaxes directly to the police. Reports of fake news can be made via a “red button” system on the website of Italy’s postal police – the division that tackles cyber crime. Those reporting media ...

Read More »

Apple asked to respond to China consumer group about slowing older iPhones

Apple is now facing questions about how it slows down older iPhones in China. The Xinhua state news agency reported yesterday that the Shanghai Consumer Council has written to Apple asking it to explain the performance hit and any remedies it is offering to consumers. The company has been asked to respond to the Council’s letter by Friday. The Council ...

Read More »

Apple asked to respond to China consumer group about slowing older iPhones

Apple is now facing questions about how it slows down older iPhones in China. The Xinhua state news agency reported yesterday that the Shanghai Consumer Council has written to Apple asking it to explain the performance hit and any remedies it is offering to consumers. The company has been asked to respond to the Council’s letter by Friday. The Council ...

Read More »

‘CIA friends’ asked Moby to spread word of Trump-Russia collusion on social media

In a recent interview, Moby said his friends at the CIA asked him to take advantage of a greater “social media following” to spread rumors about President Donald Trump’s alleged collusion with Russia during the 2016 campaign. Multi-award winning recording artist and activist Moby gave an interview to WFPK on Thursday to promote his new album, “Everything Was Beautiful and ...

Read More »

New Year, old faces: Bad-penny Blair is back offering opinions no one asked for

Britain’s never-truly-gone former Prime Minister Tony Blair has had a busy new year period, filling the void by offering opinions no one wants. Brexit, immigration, ignoring democracy – he’s got a lot to say. With most politicians up to god knows what in the holiday period (we’ll probably find out in the tabloids soon enough) Blair has seen an opportunity ...

Read More »

Boris Johnson ‘asked Iran to free two British spies’ – Tehran MP

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson reportedly asked Iran to free two British “spies” during his recent trip to the country. Their names have not been disclosed. Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency in Tehran, Iranian MP Hossein Naqavi Hosseini said that Johnson had made the request. He added: “One of the problems that we face in receiving European delegations is that ...

Read More »

Cold War fun: Pilot reveals Soviet bomber crews asked US jets to barrel-roll & took pics (PHOTO)

Published time: 10 Dec, 2017 11:08 An aviation blog has posted a photo of a US AF F-4 jet flying upside down as it intercepts a Soviet Tu-95 strategic bomber. The story behind it is one of how mid-air encounters now deemed “unsafe” were once regarded as professionals having a bit of fun. The picture was published by the popular ...

Read More »

‘I never asked Comey to stop investigating Flynn’ – Trump

Published time: 3 Dec, 2017 13:18 Edited time: 3 Dec, 2017 13:19 President Donald Trump says he never asked James Comey to drop an investigation into then-national security advisor Michael Flynn. Trump’s tweet on the issue comes soon after Flynn admitted lying to the Bureau about his contact with Russian officials. The president said on Twitter Saturday that he fired ...

Read More »

Apple says FBI hasn’t asked for help unlocking Texas shooter’s phone

The FBI has not asked Apple to unlock the phone of the gunman who killed 26 people in a Texas church, the company said. A similar situation arose after the terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California, and led to a prolonged court battle over encryption. Devin Kelley, 26, opened fired inside the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas on ...

Read More »

Trade minister Garnier faces probe over claims he asked assistant to buy sex toys

UK International Trade Minister Mark Garnier will be investigated by the Cabinet Office after it emerged he asked his secretary to buy sex toys for him. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt made the revelation on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show on Sunday. Garnier admitted to allegations in a Mail on Sunday report that he gave his secretary Caroline Edmondson money to ...

Read More »
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons
error: Content is protected !!