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Swiss authorities expand criminal investigations into Malaysia's 1MDB Swiss authorities expand criminal investigations into Malaysia's 1MDB
- April 13, 2016

The Swiss attorney general's office says it has expanded a probe into suspected embezzlement of a Malaysian state investment fund to investigate two former Emirati officials. "In this regard, the company will pursue all available avenues open to it", 1MDB said in a statement yesterday. A spokeswoman for Genting Bhd., which sold power assets to 1MDB, did not have any immediate comment, nor did a spokesman for the Abu Dhabi fund, International Petroleum Investment Co. (more...)
Republican delegate system is rigged
- April 13, 2016

Trump lost against Ted Cruz, calling it a "voterless victory" because the Colorado's process of electing GOP delegates happens at a state convention, and the selection process is in the hands of party insiders and activists. I mean, it's a rigged system. Trump's subsequent fiery condemnation of Colorado's Republican Party prompted U.S. Sen. Those delegates were swept up by Cruz at Saturday's convention. (more...)
Tesla issuing first recall for Model X crossover SUV
- April 13, 2016

Until the cars are fixed, Tesla has asked owners to keep passengers out of third-row seats while vehicles are in motion. The recall targets all Model X SUVs built before March 26 this year. The issue is with the third row seatbacks, which could slip during an impact and cause injury. According to a report in Slate by Daniel Gross, " Tesla's great innovation isn't the way its cars get around". (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 6 could have up to 8GB of RAM Samsung Galaxy Note 6 could have up to 8GB of RAM
- April 13, 2016

That's twice what we're seeing inside the very best hardware available at the moment, and more than rumors are placing on traditionally powerful hardware like the Galaxy Note 6. The Note 6's existence is yet to be confirmed by the company, so we suggest you take this piece of information with a grain of salt. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 came to life back in 2014 and there is no doubt that this phablet has been (and still is) among the top Samsung devices to have ever existed. (more...)
Tesla unveils Model 3 - a auto for the masses
- April 12, 2016

The company likely sees the Model 3 as its best hope of becoming a profitable company, and is targeting an eventual output of 500,000 of these vehicles a year. Speaking at the launch, Elon Musk , chief executive officer, said the Tesla cars are to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable transport. (more...)
Pakistan take on arch-rivals India in Azlan Shah Hockey Cup tomorrow
- April 12, 2016

Chikte also brought off some five saves as India held their ground against Canada s goal-bearing moves. India's young drag-flicker Harmanpreet scored his second goal of the tournament to give India the lead. Aran Zalewski rounded off the Australian scoring in the 52nd minute as he hustled past one defender on top of the circle and beat another with his low shot into the boards. (more...)