How Much Damage Will Trump’s Trade War Do?

Will Donald Trump’s trade war tip the economy into a recession? It seems a reasonable question to ask. The White House has initiated a rapidly escalating global tit for tat, with thousands of products from the United States, China, Canada, Mexico, and Europe now affected or threatened by tariffs. The price of imported goods is […]

iPhone front glass leak shows identical notches on 3 models for 2018

As the release of 2018’s iPhone models draws nearer, previously rumored components are beginning to leak into public view, starting with three differently-sized pieces of front glass. The leak on Twitter by Ben Geskin appears to confirm numerous prior rumors of devices with 5.8-inch, 6.1-inch, and 6.5-inch screens, each notably with roughly t…Read More

IBM wants $167 million from Groupon in dispute over early internet patents

(Reuters) — International Business Machines on Monday asked a U.S. jury to award it $ 167 million in a lawsuit accusing e-commerce marketplace operator Groupon of using patented technology without authorization. IBM lawyer John Desmarais told a jury in federal court in Delaware that Groupon infringed patents describing foundational e-commerce…Read More

The White House had planned for Trump to ‘push’ Putin — but it didn’t happen

Chris McGrath/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s soft stance towards Russia and Vladimir Putin reportedly caught the White House by surprise. A White House official told The Washington Post that they had prepared for Trump to publicly “push” Putin and make himself “look good” in the process. There were concerns that Putin could influence Trump during […]

Diver in Thai cave rescue says the bravest boys were likely rescued first

Channel News Asia/Screenshot An Australian diver who helped rescue 12 Thai soccer players and their coach from a flooded cave said it was likely the bravest boys were rescued first. It was previously reported the weakest boys came out first. But diver Craig Challen said the decision was not made by medical experts, and instead […]

China is sending some of its most lethal bombers and fighter jets to Russia for major war games — here’s what they’re bringing

Associated Press China is sending some of its most advanced fighter jets and bombers to Russia later this month for a major international military exercise.  “The International Army Games 2018, initiated by the Russian Ministry of Defense, will start on July 28,” China’s Ministry of Defense said in a press statement last week. “It is co-organized […]