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27 October 2017 12:08 PM Smartphones in bed: Overuse is costing sleep deprivation, study shows

PARENTS’ growing addiction to smartphone use in bed has become nearly as bad as that of their teenagers with new Australian research showing the habit is taking a major toll on their sleep. The use of electronic devices by adults after they turn the lights out in bed is causing them to get less shuteye, poor quality rest and resulting in later sleep-ins 55

25 October 2017 9:20 AM Could a North Korean EMP Attack on the U.S. Really Cause Mass Starvation and Societal Collapse?

Millions of lives could be lost through mass starvation, disease and societal collapse following a North Korean electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack, according to the author of a congressional report. Testifying before a Congressional Homeland Security subcommittee earlier in October, Peter Vincent Pry, a nuclear strategist formerly with the CIA, warned 44

23 October 2017 1:10 AM The new version of Windows 10 is safer than ever 1

After testing the latest 'Fall Creatures Update' for Windows 10, Microsoft has released the latest update for 50 million Windows 10 devices around the world. Although it will get new machines first. This update is also known as 'Windows 10 version 1709', which is bringing a big change in productivity to Windows 10 design. The company has added a number 57

21 October 2017 2:49 AM North Korea: Nuclear EMP attack ‘biggest threat’ to US

WITH one powerful weapon, North Korea has the potential to shut down America and kill millions of people. The powerful weapon has the potential to shut down America’s power grid and kill millions of people. North Korea has tested several intercontinental ballistic missiles this year and claimed to have successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb on September 277

19 October 2017 8:52 PM Rocket Lab flying high at NZ Innovation Awards

Rocket Lab's attention-grabbing breakthrough in delivering a satellite into orbit has seen the company win the supreme accolade at the New Zealand Innovation Awards in Auckland. The awards, held on Thursday night, celebrated innovation, impact and success from across the country. Rocket Lab, named the Bayer Supreme New Zealand Innovation for 2017, has pioneered 9

16 October 2017 7:28 PM North Korea nuclear tests: Mountain collapse may prompt Kim Jong-un into an above-ground detonation

THE mountain at the heart of Kim Jong-un’s nuclear program has suffered another catastrophic collapse, adding credibility to threats his next test could be on the surface — above the Pacific. And this has dire implications for the future of Kim Jong-un’s nuclear testing program. The granite mound is crumbling under its own weight, making it useless for further 165

16 October 2017 7:28 PM North Korea’s doomsday weapon REVEALED: USA could be WIPED OUT in deadly EMP strike

NORTH Korea could obliterate 90 per cent of the USA if Kim Jong-un detonates a deadly nuclear electromagnetic pulse (EMP) bomb. Experts told the House of Representatives - part of Congress - a blast from an EMP could wipe out the power grid and all electrical devices within the blast radius. Dr William R Graham and Dr Peter Vincent Pry, from the EMP Commission 8

10 October 2017 4:10 PM Planning for 'Mega' geocaching event

Organisers are hoping a geocaching event in Oamaru later this month will attract enough people to become a ''Mega'' event. Two years of planning have gone into Oamaru Geofest 2017 - a geocaching event planned for October 21 and 22 based at Waitaki Boys' High School. Event co-organiser Nellie Vink said about 270 people had signed up, but she was hoping 7

10 October 2017 4:11 AM ​LG opens smart home platform to developers

LG Electronics has opened the API of its smart home platform SmartThinQ to developers. LG Electronics has opened a dedicated website for its smart home platform SmartThinQ for developers. Developers can visit the site to apply for a partnership, and if successful, will gain access to the platform's application programming interface (API). If approved 66

8 October 2017 3:33 AM Las Vegas Shooting: At a Loss on Motive, F.B.I. Turns to Billboards for Leads

Undersheriff McMahill said on Friday, “we have no credible information to report to you, as to motivation.” “We have looked at everything, literally, to include the suspect’s personal life, any political affiliation, his social behaviors, the economic situation, and any potential radicalization that so many have claimed,” he said. “We’re also aware 88