Apple Watch’s new auto-911 calls after falls may tumble into legal trouble

Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Late last week, Apple released more details about how (with certain opt-in settings) the Apple Watch Series 4 will contact emergency services if the watch detects that you’ve had a hard fall. Before actually contacting first responders, the Apple Watch will try to give numerous urgent alerts: tapping the wearer on […]

Last Ship Sneak Peek: Chandler Pitches Uneasy Alliance, as [Spoiler] Falls

The Last Ship‘s Tom Chandler is in the midst of brokering an extremely uneasy alliance when some very bad news hits, in this sneak peek from Episode 3 of the TNT drama’s fifth and final season. In the episode “El Puente” (The Bridge), airing Sunday at 9/8c, Chandler (played by Eric Dane) tries his hand at […]

Tourist Falls to His Death Taking a Selfie in California

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Tesla stock falls on executive departures, Musk smoking weed

Enlarge (credit: Joe Rogan) Tesla’s newly hired chief accounting officer abruptly resigned on Tuesday, the company has disclosed in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. He had been on the job for less than a month. In the filing, now-former Tesla executive Dave Morton said that he was leaving because “the level of […]

‘Gravity Falls’ Creator Lands a Netflix Deal, ‘Rick and Morty’ Creator Takes ‘Solar Opposites’ to Hulu

The roster of animated programming at Netflix and Hulu is about to expand in an exciting way. Gravity Falls creator Alex Hirsch has landed an overall multi-year deal at Netflix to exclusively develop new series and feature films for the streaming platform. Meanwhile, Rick and Morty creator and executive producer Justin Roiland is taking a new […]

Netflix signs ‘Gravity Falls’ creator Alex Hirsch

Netflix has signed a multi-year deal with yet another show creator, demonstrating its continued push for more originals on its platform. This time, the streaming service has inked a contract with Alex Hirsch, known for creating the mystery animated series Gravity Falls for Disney. According to Deadline, Hirsch will develop new animated series and movies […]

Tiger Woods falls short as Brooks Koepka wins US PGA Championship

Koepka lifted the US Open earlier this season and has become the first player to win both since Woods did the same in 2000. Koepka carded a closing 66 in a breathless final round at Bellerive Country Club to finish 16 under par and two shots ahead of Woods. After becoming the first player in […]

The pound falls below $1.30 after Carney warns of ‘uncomfortably high’ no deal Brexit risk

Hannelore Foerster/Getty The pound dropped below 1.30 against the dollar on Friday morning. The fall came after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said there was an “uncomfortably high” chance that Britain will leave the EU without a deal. The Bank of England ran an economic simulation of what might happen after a no deal […]

Magaluf tourist warning following three British deaths after balcony falls

Three British tourists in Magaluf have fallen to their death from the same holiday resort this year alone. Eden Roc, the apartment block, has seen the travellers fall from their balconies in 2018. Calvia Council has urged the resort to block off the dangerous areas of the block where they have fallen from. They have […]