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NAFTA"s touchy issue: rules of origin

Automakers and free-trade proponents warn that even minor adjustments to the rules of origin could upset the carefully constructed balance of economic interests among the U.S., Mexico and Canada......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsAug 13th, 2017

Twitter explains why it takes time to roll out new safety rules

Twitter has been trying to stamp out harassment, violence and abuse on its platform for years, but it's nowhere near achieving that goal. Since its administrators regularly get a lot of flak for not moving fast enough to make the websit.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Antisocial media?

 As Facebook finds itself publicly on the hook for enabling Russian agents to spread divisive propaganda via its platform, be it in the form of fake news, ‘dark ads’, issue pushing Facebook pages, and even political rallies organiz.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

The origin of trick-or-treating is one big ghostly Halloween tale

The best part of Halloween by far is the candy.  If you're young and hungry for those sweets, obviously the best way to get them is to go trick-or-treating  But, have you ever wondered who created this prestigious celebration (still not a f.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Considerations for Radio On-Demand

Lots on offer in this month's issue, ranging from ransomware attacks and emergency preparedness.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Pixel 2 XL screen problems VS iPhone 8 Plus, LG V30, Galaxy Note 8

Over the past few days a bit of controversy popped up over the display on the Pixel 2 XL. The most common issue seen in descriptions of the device seems to have to do with the device’s coloring and/or texture. Our own review by Chris Davies sai.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Twitter shares its timeline for rule updates in the wake of boycott

Twitter promised change after #WomenBoycottTwitter -- and now users have a timeline of what policies are changing and when. The changes range from stricter rules to software to better track abuse. The post Twitter shares its timeline for rule updates.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

The Weather Channel wants you to know there"s a more pressing issue than the weather right now

The Weather Channel has a message for Americans: Puerto Rico is still in crisis.  The popular website of the IBM-owned company on Friday used its entire front page to remind visitors that the situation in Puerto Rico remains dire, exactly one mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Pixel SMS issue won’t be fixed until November

Google has identified a fix for the Pixel's SMS issues, but you'll have to wait a bit to get it. Earlier this week, we learned that some Pixel and Pixel XL owners (the original, not the new Pixel 2 family) were having issues with SMS. Specifi.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

November Pixel Update Will Fix Annoying Oreo Problem

November Pixel Update Will Fix Annoying Oreo Problem is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The next Google Pixel update probably won’t be Android 8.1 Oreo, but it will come with a crucial bug fix for an annoying Android Oreo issue. Goog.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

50-year-old research issue still biting biologists

Once upon a time, researchers paid attention to the problems with their field. Enlarge / HeLa cells, long after it was apparent they were trying to take over the world. (credit: Tom Deerinck/NIH) Normally, news involves something that is, as t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Honeywell And Jetcraft Issue New Business Aircraft Forecasts

Jetcraft, the international aircraft sales, marketing and ownership strategies consultancy, forecasts that—excepting at least four potential supersonic business aircraft already announced—as many as 19 new or updated aircraft will enter service.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Blue Origin’s Successful Engine Test Fire Puts SpaceX on Notice

Amazon successfully test-fired its RE-4 yesterday, in a major milestone for the cutting-edge engine. The post Blue Origin’s Successful Engine Test Fire Puts SpaceX on Notice appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

As F1 heads to Austin, Lewis Hamilton focused on title; rules out competing in Indy 500

As F1 heads to Austin, Lewis Hamilton focused on title; rules out competing in Indy 500.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autoweekRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Blue Origin’s BE-4 rocket engine completes first hot-fire test

Blue Origin was a bit of a mystery to the public for quite awhile. After all, unlike competitor SpaceX, the company haven't always been welcoming to the scrutiny that comes with inviting the media in. But that changed in early 2016, whe.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

CNN Cleared To Fly Newsgathering Drones Over Crowds

News network CNN has been approved to fly drones over crowds, becoming the first operator granted a waiver to FAA rules banning flights over people. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

CNN OK"d To Fly Newsgathering Drones Over Crowds

News network CNN has been approved to fly drones over crowds, becoming the first operator granted a waiver to FAA rules banning flights over people. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Original Content podcast: Marvel’s ‘Inhumans’ are here, and they’re very cheesy

 We’re breaking the rules a little for this one. While TechCrunch’s Original Content podcast is focused on new shows and movies from streaming services like Hulu and Netflix, we’ve also gone out of our way to remind listeners t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

EU MEPs want stronger privacy rules for Internet-enabled communication services

With 31 votes for, 24 against and one abstention, the European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) has backed new privacy protections for EU citizens. The approved draft proposals would apply to SMS and telephone.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Blue Origin Successfully Test Fires Game-Changing BE-4 Rocket Engine

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin space venture has successfully test-fired its BE-4 rocket engine, marking a key step in the development of its own New Glenn rocket as well as United Launch Alliance's next-generation rocket. GeekWire reports: ULA has been wai.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

OPINION: Why new models are good for airline industry

Compiling Flight International s annual World Airliner Directory the first part of which appears in our 24-30 October issue is often a repetitive task......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017