Tag Archives: Events’

Excellent analysis of weekend events in Syria by J. E. Dyer

My favorite site for military analysis is the Liberty Unyielding blog by Commander (ret.) J. Dyer, and her article on the events in Israel and Syria on Saturday does not disappoint. Excerpts: Iran’s probe with the drone is the latest … Continue reading

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Xiaomi India launches Mi Bunny, a WhatsApp-based free service for instant updates about product launches, deals and Mi events

Xiaomi added that privacy of the data of its customers is the ‘highest concern’ and the company will ensure that no third-party service has access to it. Latest News Tech on Firstpost

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Russian agents created 129 events on Facebook during the 2016 US Elections, testifies Facebook to Congress

Facebook, the world’s largest social media network, said in September only that Russians had created "several promoted events." Latest News Tech on Firstpost

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Events that rocked the high-tech world in 2017

The year 2017 was marked by several key dates that had significant impact on the world of consumer electronics and smartphones in particular. We take another look over the most important events of the year in our summary. (This is … Continue reading

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12/08 Links Pt2: UK: 176 anti-Israel events in a month; Palestinians try to claim the Dead Sea scrolls at UNESCO; The “Ottoman Balfour Declaration”

From Ian: David Collier: Obsessive and suffocating, 176 anti-Israel events in a month At the start of a recent event at the House of Parliament, an MP opened his speech by claiming it was necessary to give the argument of … Continue reading

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Facebook Rebrands Standalone ‘Events’ iOS App as ‘Facebook Local’

One year after launching the standalone “Events” app for iOS and Android devices, Facebook today announced a rebranding and relaunch of the app that will also bring bars, restaurants, and nearby attractions to your attention. Now called “Local from Facebook,” … Continue reading

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Apple updates Apple TV ‘Events’ streaming app ahead of iPhone 8 unveiling next week

Apple this evening has updated its Apple Events app for Apple TV ahead of next week’s iPhone 8 showcase. The update brings the app in line with the color scheme used on Apple’s invites for the iPhone event. Apple is … Continue reading

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Snapchat’s new ‘Crowd Surf’ feature uses AI to create seamless extended video of big events

Snapchat is testing a new feature called Crowd Surf as it looks to combat increasing competition from Instagram. The new Crowd Surf feature takes individual video clips from various users and combines them together to create the effect of one … Continue reading

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Niantic postpones upcoming Pokémon GO events in Europe following Chicago failure

Niantic last week held the world’s first ever Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago, only to be plagued by network and server issues that essentially rendered the app useless. Despite promising last week that all future events would go on as planned, … Continue reading

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Temple Mount events spawn wild Arab conspiracy theories

A Kuwaiti MP named Waleed Tabtabaie has tweeted that religious Jews disguised as janitors are entering the Al-Aqsa mosque, and they steal the keys to the Lion’s Gate in order to smuggle in whatever they want. Maybe editions of the Talmud. As … Continue reading

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