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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to Be Cleared to Travel After Release from Jail

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to Be Cleared to Travel After Release from Jail

The 6-foot-6 shooting guard is near the conclusion of a 25-day sentence for a probation violation that originally occurred from an arrest in March for suspicion of a DUI in Auburn Hills, Michigan. However, he wasn't allowed to travel outside the state and subsequently missed road games against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets and Minnesota Timberwolves. Consulte Mais Informação

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Intel CEO Says Patch to Fix Chip Security Will Slow Computers

Intel chief Brian Krzanich said Monday the impact of a recently discovered vulnerability in computer chips has been limited due to "remarkable" collaboration by the tech industry. "And the remaining [updates will be available] by the end of January". "We believe the performance impact of these updates is highly workload-dependent", Krzanich said at the CES consumer electronics conference in Las Vegas on Monday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hisense offers up OLED, ULED for TV choices

Hisense offers up OLED, ULED for TV choices

While they have launched many TVs with Amazon Alexa, they have launched two top of the line models called Hisense H10E and Hisense H9 Plus with Google Assistant virtual assistant. It even has support for Dolby Vision HDR . It's only available in a 75-inch size, and no price or release date has been announced. Specifically, the company's H10E and H9E Plus are arriving this year with Android TV. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vietnam tries former oil executives in widened crackdown

Vietnam tries former oil executives in widened crackdown

Former Politburo member Dinh La Thang, 57, also was formerly the chairman of state energy giant PetroVietnam and is accused of "deliberately violating state economic management regulations, causing serious consequences" for his role in awarding PetroVietnam's Construction Joint Stock Company, or PVC, a contract to build a thermoelectric plant without a proper bidding process. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rocha Loures nega ter atuado para Temer no Decreto dos Portos

Rocha Loures nega ter atuado para Temer no Decreto dos Portos

Loures disse ainda que "não agiu a pedido ou intermediando qualquer tratativa de temer nesta área", sendo que não solicitou nem recebeu qualquer valor indevido do setor privado para que atuasse durante a tramitação do decreto. No áudio gravado entre ele e o subchefe de assuntos jurídicos da Casa Civil Gustavo Rocha, Loures disse desconhecer as expressões "já conseguiram coisas demais nesse decreto" e "é uma exposição muito grande para o presidente" que foram ditas por Rocha na conversa entre ... Consulte Mais Informação

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California burn areas brace for rain, possible mudslides

California burn areas brace for rain, possible mudslides

A yearslong drought eased in California last spring, but Northern California had a dry start to winter and hardly any measurable rain has fallen in the south over the past six months. The hillside communities were evacuated last month as the massive Thomas Fire raged. "Creeks that normally would be dry would turn into raging rivers of mud and debris and large rocks and trees", Lewin said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Collection of natural Christmas trees to start Tuesday

Collection of natural Christmas trees to start Tuesday

Leaving Christmas trees on the pavement in contravention of the above advice is fly-tipping. From there, the trees are collected, then shredded and made into compost which is great for the garden. Remaining trees will be collected as regular household waste. Lisa Looker, brand director at Haskins Garden Centres, said: "A large proportion of real trees end up in landfill year on year, so we're encouraging our customers to do the planet a favour and recycle their tree". Consulte Mais Informação

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