Chrome is killing its ‘Secure’ URL label in September

The Chrome browser’s upcoming versions will focus on highlighting its negative security indicators, even going as far as sunsetting its positive ones. Chrome Security Product Manager Emily Schechter has announced that Chrome 69, which will be available in September, will stop marking HTTPS sites as “Secure” on the address bar. Why? Well, because Google wants […]

Massive storm hammers US Northeast, killing 3 and leaving hundreds of thousands without power

Emily Arnold via REUTERS Hundreds of thousands of people remained without power in the U.S. Northeast on Wednesday after ferocious storms packing fierce winds and hail battered the region, killing three people. Some 360,000 customers in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and West Virginia were without power, tracking service said. Local news showed […]

Killing Eve's Ratings Keep Growing Each Week — Are You Watching?

Killing Eve is pulling off a rare feat in today’s TV landscape: Its ratings have climbed in all four weeks since its April 8 series debut. The good ratings news comes from a glowing press release issued by BBC America on Friday, noting that the Sandra Oh-starring crime thriller has grown a total of 33 […]

Harry Potter: JK Rowling apologises for killing off [SPOILER] on Battle of Hogwarts 20th

In Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final book and two-part film in Rowling’s best-selling series, a number of beloved characters kick the bucket. Taking place – fictitiously – on May 2, 1998, today marks the 20th anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts, when Harry Potter defeated Lord Voldemort. And over the last few […]

A Danish inventor has been sentenced to life in prison for killing journalist Kim Wall

Reuters/BI Danish inventor Peter Madsen has been sentenced to life in prison for killing journalist Kim Wall. Madsen invited Wall to board his home-made submarine last August. He was the last person to see her alive. Gruesome details of Wall’s death have emerged over the past few months. Warning: Readers may find details of the […]

Man who confessed to killing mother & friend in Facebook post found dead

A 23-year-old man who confessed to the brutal murder of his mother and his friend as they both slept has been found dead in Mississippi. Casey Lawhorn confessed to shooting dead his mother Vi Lawhorn and his friend Avery Gaines in East Ridge, Tennessee in a 1,000-word Facebook post on Sunday. He had been on […]

‘Willful killing’: UN warns Israel not to shoot at Palestinian protestors

The use of live fire by the Israeli security forces against Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border may amount to willful killing and a grave breach of the Fourth Geneva Convention, the UN warns. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Liz Throssell has condemned the “deplorable” killing of Palestinians during the Great Return March, and […]

Killing Eve Review: A Wickedly Clever Thriller With Two Killer Performances

With a body count that easily reaches double digits, it might sound strange to describe BBC America’s new crime drama Killing Eve as “fun.” But dammit, it is fun — an addictive and surprisingly witty thriller powered by two remarkable female performances, and a welcome counterbalance to dour, moody British crime dramas like Luther and […]

China can succeed with petro-yuan where Gaddafi failed – killing the US dollar in oil trade

Muammar Gaddafi wanted to shatter the dominance of the greenback in the Middle East by introducing gold-backed dinar, but failed. China has a chance to finish what he started, one industry expert has told RT. “Ideas related to oil trade in currencies other than the dollar arose more than once. Some of them were severely […]

The robots are killing Tesla (TSLA)

Flickr/jurvetson Analysts at Bernstein argue that Elon Musk has over-automated Tesla. The very robots that Musk says will revolutionize the car industry are baking in Tesla’s mistakes and costing far more money than they’re worth, they say. The robots are killing Tesla. In a rare win for humans over robots in the battle for labor […]