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Colombian vet who stuffed puppies with smuggled heroin, sent to prison

Colombian vet who stuffed puppies with smuggled heroin, sent to prison

According to court filings and documents, Elorez secretly raised dogs on a farm in Medellin, Colombia, between 2004 and 2005, surgically implanting liquid heroin weighing almost three kilograms in nine puppies. Puppies found after DEA agents arrested 21 people in Colombia charged with smuggling heroin into the United States, the agency announced February 1, 2006. Consulte Mais Informação

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Muslim man executed after US Supreme Court denies request for imam’s presence

Muslim man executed after US Supreme Court denies request for imam’s presence

The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for Alabama to proceed with the execution of a Muslim inmate who had wanted his spiritual adviser to be present in the execution chamber. Justice Elena Kagan, in a dissent joined by Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, and Sonia Sotomayor, wrote that "given the gravity of the issue presented here, I think [the majority's] decision profoundly wrong". Consulte Mais Informação

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Finnish basic income trial: creates happiness, but not jobs

Finnish basic income trial: creates happiness, but not jobs

Results study were preliminary and only based on the first year of the experiment, so no final conclusions could be drawn from them, the authorities added. Although the impact on unemployment was minimal, those in the trial reported they were happier and healthier than the control group. The effects of the basic income experiment on wellbeing was studied through a survey which was done by phone just before the experiment ended, Kela said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brazilian state cancels Vale licenses at two mines in wake of disaster

Brazilian state cancels Vale licenses at two mines in wake of disaster

Vale has announced plans to spend US$70 million on dam management in Brazil this year and invest about $390 million from 2020 on the implementation of dry stacking disposal technology, to reduce its reliance on tailings dams. It was the second such disaster in three years at a mine owned by Vale, the world's biggest iron ore producer. Vale said in a statement that all its dams had "the necessary licenses and valid stability certificates". Consulte Mais Informação

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Global Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems Market Insights 2019-2025: IBM, Microsoft, Google

Global Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems Market Insights 2019-2025: IBM, Microsoft, Google

The market study provides estimates for Global Artificial Intelligence Market 2019 analysis and Forecast till 2025. The market characteristics section of the report defines and explains the market. On the other hand, the high pricing of artificial processors and the lack of artificial intelligence experts are expected to inhibit the growth over the next few years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple Releases Update to Prevent FaceTime Eavesdropping 7 February 2019

Apple Releases Update to Prevent FaceTime Eavesdropping 7 February 2019

The delay in responding to the flaw raised questions about Apple's handling of it. Meanwhile, do note that the Group FaceTime will not be available to users that didn't upgrade to the latest version of iOS and macOS. A 14-year-old boy from Arizona is reportedly who helped discover the bug and start the process of bringing it Apple's notice. In addition to addressing the bug that was reported , our team conducted a thorough security audit of the FaceTime service and made additional ... Consulte Mais Informação

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