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These brands to launch flagship phones with Snapdragon 865 chipset

04 Dec 2019

These brands to launch flagship phones with Snapdragon 865 chipset

At its ongoing annual summit in Hawaii, tech giant Qualcomm has unveiled two new mobile processors. The Snapdragon 865 has been announced as the successor to the flagship 855 SoC while the Snapdragon 765/765G is a new chipset with integrated support for 5G.

In New York, walking while texting could soon be illegal

21 May 2019

In New York, walking while texting could soon be illegal

We've all grown so accustomed to checking our phones every two seconds: be it in an office meeting, on the toilet, or on the road. But New York is hoping to make a change.

16 US states sue Trump administration over national emergency declaration

19 Feb 2019

16 US states sue Trump administration over national emergency declaration

Everyone had predicted that US President Donald Trump's move to declare a national emergency would not go unchallenged.

US: Hawaii may increase legal smoking age to 100

06 Feb 2019

US: Hawaii may increase legal smoking age to 100

Smokers in Hawaii, US might have to wait for a long time to take a puff, as a new bill has been introduced to raise the legal smoking age to 100 in the state.

Seriously considering running for US presidency in 2020: Tulsi Gabbard

13 Dec 2018

Seriously considering running for US presidency in 2020: Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, has hinted that she might be running for the White House in 2020.

Tulsi Gabbard considering to run for US presidency in 2020?

12 Nov 2018

Tulsi Gabbard considering to run for US presidency in 2020?

Tulsi Gabbard, the Congresswoman from Hawaii and the first Hindu lawmaker in the US Congress, is considering to run for the American presidency in 2020.

Hawaii-residents are battling molten-lava, toxic-gas and major-tremors, all at once

07 May 2018

Hawaii-residents are battling molten-lava, toxic-gas and major-tremors, all at once

As many as 26 homes have already been damaged as Hawaii's Kilauea volcano started spewing molten lava and toxic gas last week.

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupts, triggering evacuation of thousands

04 May 2018

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupts, triggering evacuation of thousands

The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii erupted yesterday, triggering release of lava in a residential area and evacuation orders in the neighborhood.

"Fat-finger errors" and the Hawaii missile alert debacle

20 Jan 2018

"Fat-finger errors" and the Hawaii missile alert debacle

A few days back, residents of Hawaii witnessed 38 minutes of panic after the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency mistakenly issued a ballistic missile warning.

PornHub Report: Hawaii watched porn after false missile alert

18 Jan 2018

PornHub Report: Hawaii watched porn after false missile alert

According to porn website PornHub's recently released report, citizens of Hawaii started or resumed watching porn right after the news of a ballistic missile heading towards the state turned out to be false.

Hawaii: False emergency warning of ballistic missile attack triggers panic

14 Jan 2018

Hawaii: False emergency warning of ballistic missile attack triggers panic

Earlier today, Hawaiians experienced a sense of extreme panic and relief in a span of half an hour. A mistaken emergency alert was sent to residents warning them of an imminent missile attack. An employee at the state emergency management agency reportedly pushed the "wrong button."

Was Trump's withdrawal from Paris Agreement a blessing in disguise?

20 Jun 2017

Was Trump's withdrawal from Paris Agreement a blessing in disguise?

Trump's recent withdrawal from the Paris Agreement has been met with a loud clamour on how it ends all hopes for fighting climate change.

Year-long Mars simulation study comes to an end

01 Sep 2016

Year-long Mars simulation study comes to an end

A team of 6 scientists, part of the Mars simulation study, completed the experiment, where they lived in near isolation for a year.