Daily news summary
POLITICO Stories 5 min 43 sec ago
- We asked our readers to send in photos of themselves reading Playbook from the road during the month of August.
- Check out the last week of Playbook vacation photos from our readers.
Android Central Android 19 hours 15 min ago
- Phones like the G6 and V30 are powerful but extremely accessible and mainstream.
- Announced August, 2017: The LG V30 isn't available yet (unless you're in South Korea), but it's a phone to look forward to.
- The successor to the enthusiastfocused V20, the V30 shares more in common with the G6 in terms of design, but that's a good thing.
- This phone is light, wellmade, and powerful, while retaining many of the features that made the V10 and V20 so popular.
- Like the G5, it has a dual camera, but it also sports the impressive and unique Second Screen from the V10.
Android Central Android 2 days 15 hours ago
- Our friends at Thrifter post some great deals every day, and here are the best ones available right now!
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- From mobile phones to general tech, home goods and much more, the team at Thrifter is scouring the web every single day to find the best deals.
- Past deals have seen the RainMachine Mini8 go as low as $135, but the next best price available now is at Amazon for $149.
- For even more great deals, and to see these discounts as they become available, be sure to check out our friends at Thrifter now!
POLITICO Stories 2 days 16 hours ago
- This week, the push to roll back Obamaera rules continued—from new businessfriendly guidelines on driverless cars to regulatory rollbacks at the Environmental Protection Bureau and Department of Labor.
- On Tuesday, the Trump administration issued the first update to those guidelines, replacing the 15point safety assessment with 12 “safety elements” that touch on many of the same issues.
- On Wednesday, the Trump administration made its first big statement about Chinese investment when it blocked the acquisition of a U.S.based semiconductor company, Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, by a Chinese venture capital fund.
- Labor Department makes two moves This week, the Department of Labor took two moves, one which actually continued to uphold an Obamaera rule and another that pushed one back.
- Also this week, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), within the DOL, delayed a rule regarding workplace examinations of metal and nonmetal mines.
Android Central Android 2 days 19 hours ago
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Android Central Android 5 days 16 hours ago
- Now that Android Oreo is available, Pixel and Nexus owners are clamoring to get the latest updates as soon as possible.
- If there's a single reason for consumers to buy a Nexus or Pixel device, it's this: the newest software first.
- For the following process, all you will need is the adb and fastboot files which are located in the Platform Tools folder.
- Now use the volume down button twice until you have scrolled to Recovery mode, and press the power button to select it.
- Next hold down the power button and press the volume up button, and you will be in recovery mode.
Macworld 5 days 18 hours ago
- Apple Watch Series 3 has arrived, and it could be the model that finally pushes Apple's wearable into the mainstream.
- Apple Watch Series 2 solved nearly all the problems we had with the original model, with better navigation, builtin GPS, and incredible water resistance. Read our full review here and stay tuned for our review of Apple Watch Series 3.
- Apple Watch Series 3's cellular chip means that you don't need to keep it tethered to your phone just to do basic tasks.
- Apple Watch Series 3 is powered by Apple's new S3 chip, which is 70 percent faster than the S2 chip.
- The Apple Watch uses inductive charging, better known as wireless charging, meaning you don’t have to plug it in to charge.
money 6 days 48 min ago
- Most people look only at the returns that an investment vehicle gives.
- It is, however, important to consider the taxation rules as well since this will reduce the overall returns.
- Here’s a look at some of these.
EDC is Everyday 6 days 12 hours ago
- I want to be able to handle any writing situation: fountain pen for notes, pencil for marking up text, black and blue pens for forms or cheap paper, permanent marker etc.
- The PocketDoJo holds almost everything plus a Field Notes and more.
FOX News 6 days 20 hours ago
- Its people follow an ultraconservative form of Islam known as Wahhabism, though unlike neighboring Saudi Arabia, women can drive and foreigners can drink alcohol.
- Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates cut ties to Qatar on June 5.
- However, U.S. President Donald Trump has made comments seemingly supporting the Arab nations' efforts at isolating Qatar, complicating those efforts.
- Meanwhile, both Qatar and the boycotting Arab nations continue to needle each other through local media.
- One Qatari exile has suggested a "bloodless coup" replace Doha's leadership while Saudi Arabia has promoted a littleknown Qatari ruling family member.