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Scientists create an app to track high-energy cosmic rays

High-energy particles called cosmic rays that smash into Earth’s atmosphere could be detected by a global network of smartphones. That’s according to researchers…

US: Planet marks hottest September since 1880

US: Planet marks hottest September since 1880

Last month was the hottest September for globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces since record-keeping began in 1880, the US government…

Survey: More hackers targeting mobile phones to get bank info

Survey: More hackers targeting mobile phones to get bank info

Hackers are increasingly targeting mobile phones to get into bank accounts of victims and steal money, security researchers said on Tuesday. A report…

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with a Notification Center

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with a Notification Center

Microsoft released its first Windows 10 Technical Preview just three weeks ago and the software maker is now ready to issue a fresh…

Nexus 9: Hands-on with Google’s latest attempt to take on iPad

Nexus 9: Hands-on with Google’s latest attempt to take on iPad

Android has never gotten much respect in the big tablet market. Sure, the Nexus 7 has been surprisingly successful — thanks in no…

Nexus 6: Hands-on with Google’s phablet

Nexus 6: Hands-on with Google’s phablet

After watching Apple unapologetically release the gigantic iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung release the fourth iteration of its massive Galaxy Note, getting a…

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Estonia will become the first country to offer “e- residency” for people interested in using state digital services such as banking and registering a company. With 80 votes…

Turkey’s major weapons manufacturer, Roketsan, has signed an agreement with Lockheed Martin’s Missiles and Fire Control unit to explore opportunities for co-operation. The agreement, signed in Ankara on Wednesday,…

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has denied allegations that it is funding terrorism or that it is privy to information linking its officials to the Boko Haram…

Turkey’s assets abroad increased by 2.9 percent in August of 2014 to $232 billion, the country’s central bank said on Wednesday. Liabilities abroad also increased by 4.6 percent…

Financial issues prevented an all-encompassing gas deal between Russia and Ukraine while they agreed on certain points at the meeting in Brussels on Tuesday. EU’s Oettinger mediated at the…

“Turkey will build a third nuclear power plant by 2018-2019, when we have sufficiently qualified people to build it as a national project,” Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said on Tuesday.…

Brazil’s key stock exchange index and national currency both sank Tuesday morning a day after new surveys showed President Dilma Rousseff had overtaken rival Aécio Neves in the polls. In the first…

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Turkish Parliament to start budget debates

Turkish Parliament to start budget debates

Debate on Turkey’s 2015 budget will begin on Thursday. Debate will start off with Turkey’s Minister of Finance Mehmet Simsek’s budget submission in the parliament’s Planning and Budget Commission on Thursday, and…

Turkey seeks to create more jobs disabled workers

Turkey seeks to create more jobs disabled workers

Turkey is ramping up its effort to integrate more of the country’s 8.5 million disabled citizens into the workforce, the Minister of Family and Social Policies said on Tuesday.…

Lufthansa pilots warn further strike action

Lufthansa pilots warn further strike action

Striking Lufthansa pilots have warned of further industrial action this week if the airline’s management refuse to compromise in the ongoing pensions row. The warning came on Tuesday as the German…

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UK man sentenced to jail for sending anti-semitic tweet

UK man sentenced to jail for sending anti-semitic tweet

A man was jailed Monday to four weeks in jail for sending an anti-Semitic tweet to lawmaker Luciana Berger. Garron Helm sent the message on August 7.…