Author: Lillie White

Facebook Patent Battle With BlackBerry Notches Up ji

Facebook has filed a case in a San Francisco law court accusing BlackBerry of patent infringement. Bloomberg broke the story which takes the Facebook patent battle with BlackBerry to a whole new level. Early this year, BlackBerry took Facebook to court claiming patent infringement. BlackBerry wanted reparations for Facebook incorporating its protected technology in WhatsApp

Barack Obama Returning To Electoral Politics

Former President Barack Obama is making a comeback to electoral politics. His frontal attack could soon be seen In Ohio and California, both being prime Democratic targets. His first election public event since leaving office would be in Orange County and on next Thursday he is expected to campaign in Cleveland for Richard Cordray, a

Michael Kinch’s Book Explains Vaccinations, Human Immunity; Anti-Vaccination Movement Should Understand

In a new book titled “Between Hope and Fear: A History of Vaccines and Human Immunity” the author Michael Kinch explains in 334 pages how vaccinations saved millions proving to be one of the greatest achievements of scientific medicine, but lately a nod given by president Donald Trump to the anti-vaccination movement is deeply disturbing

Chinese Tycoon Richard Liu Arrested In Minnesota, Alleged Criminal Sexual Conduct

JD.com’s founder Richard Liu was arrested in Minnesota on Friday on a criminal sexual conduct charge during his business trip to United States. He was however released the next day without bail to resume his business activities as originally planned following the police failed in finding substance to the claim. The Chinese billionaire with native

Passport Not Renewed For Americans In Mexico Border Region. Is It Ethnic Cleansing?

Suddenly the citizenships of hundreds and thousands of people born in United States are in question. They are denied renewal of their U.S. passports as the State Department believes they are not American. The Trump administration is accusing many of Hispanics along the border region of U.S.-Mexico to have used fraudulent birth certificates to become

No Plan For Military Base In Afghanistan: China

China has made its stand clear for Afghanistan saying the support offered is only for defence and counterterrorism efforts and not to build up a military base in the war-torn country, as lately been alleged. A day before foreign ministry too dismissed media report of funding a camp construction in Wakhan Corridor in Afghanistan to

Yahoo Finance Catches The Cryptocurrency Fever

There is a new vigour in the appeal of cryptocurrencies. Yahoo Finance supports Cryptocurrency trades in three cryptocurrencies. This is great news to the cryptocurrency fraternity given the respect Yahoo Finance commands in finance circles. The available cryptocurrencies are Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), and Ether (ETH). Initially, one could find information about the digital coins

Google, Epic Games spar over Fortnite security flaw

The increasingly popular shooter game, Fortnite, is sparking security fears after Google announced the discovery of a vulnerability in the Fortnite Installer for Android, which could con the installer into installing an app other than Fortnite, without users’ knowledge. And Google’s announcement has drawn the ire of Fortnite creator Epic Games. In an effort to

550 McDonald’s California outlets to be modernized with ordering kiosks and table service

One of the worlds most popular fast food company McDonald’s and its franchisees would be a spending a massive $390 million in an effort to upgrade around 550 McDonald’s restaurants in California. They are modernizing the dining rooms, providing self-order kiosks inside its restaurants and installing new digital menu boards among a few improvements. The

After Players Kneel During Anthem, Police Union has Urged Officers To Protest Miami Dolphins

On Thursday, two Miami Dolphins players knelt during the national anthem ahead of their  preseason opener.  Now a local police union has urged its members to protest the Miami Dolphins team in response to this peaceful demonstration. NFL’s new policy requires players to stand during the national anthem. However, the Miami Dolphins’ Kenny Stills and Albert