Day: July 16, 2019

Red Cross to World’s Cities: Here’s How to Prevent Heat Wave Deaths

Global Warming & Climate Change Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter. One of the largest disaster relief agencies on Tuesday had a message for the world’s mayors: Heat waves are getting more intense on a hotter planet, but they don’t have to be deadly if city […]

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La Nouvelle Scène en mode solution

ONfr+ OTTAWA – Confrontée à une importante dette, La Nouvelle Scène travaille sur un plan d’affaires et étudie ses options avec l’objectif de redresser sa situation financière mise à mal par ses travaux de rénovation de 2014. «Je suis confiante pour les dix prochaines années, il n’y a pas de péril immédiat. Mais c’est sûr […]

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Ubisoft details the games it’ll include in its Uplay+ subscription

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links ROBYN BECK via Getty Images Ubisoft’s game subscription service for PC and Stadia, Uplay+, will launch on September 3rd. When it was announced at E3 in June, we knew there would be more than 100 games included but we didn’t know which ones. Thanks to today’s update, now we do. […]

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Trump Rallies G.O.P. to Oppose Resolution Against His ‘Racist Tweet’

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday denied that his tweets suggesting that four minority congresswomen leave the country were racist, imploring House Republicans to reject a resolution set for a vote Tuesday that condemns his statements as “racist comments that have legitimized and increased fear and hatred of new Americans […]

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A closer look at Sony’s A7R IV full-frame, 61-megapixel mirrorless camera

Engadget RSS Feed The successor to Sony’s highly acclaimed A7R III has arrived. Today, at an event in New York City, the company introduced its A7R IV, a full-frame mirrorless camera that comes with a whopping 61-megapixel Exmor R sensor. Sony says his new shooter is all about offering “medium-format-level” image quality in a package […]

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A Blaring Message in Republicans’ Muted Criticism: It’s Trump’s Party

NYT > U.S. > Politics WASHINGTON — The lack of widespread Republican condemnation of President Trump for his comments about four Democratic congresswomen of color illustrated both the tightening stranglehold Mr. Trump has on his party and the belief of many Republicans that an attack on progressivism should in fact be a central element of […]

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The Netflix business model is bad news for indie games

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links The Netflix model doesn’t work for video games. Neither does the Spotify plan, the HBO Go ecosystem or the Amazon Prime Video marketplace. Sure, digital distribution is king and subscription-based streaming services will absolutely become a dominant market force in gaming. But, when it comes to paying content creators, current […]

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Last month was the hottest June on record and no one is surprised

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links NASA/GISS/GISTEMP Last month earned the title of hottest June on record, and yes, you have heard that before. According to NASA, the global average temperature was 1.7 degrees Fahrenheit (0.93 Celsius) above the June norm. The tops the previous record, 1.5 degrees Fahrenheit (0.82 Celsius) above average, set in 2016. […]

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West Nipissing clean-up underway before the arrival of 80,000 guests

North Bay Nugget Scarecrows are popping up all over the place in West Nipissing, such as this one in the small park near St. Jean Baptiste Church. The theme of the 2019 International Plowing Match and Rural Expo is scarecrows, and workshops have been held in the area to build them to promote the event.PJ […]

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Un écrasement d’avion aurait fait quatre morts au Labrador

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles 8000 spectateurs pour The Offspring Une deuxième et dernière Traversée pour Dania Belisle La MRC Domaine-du-Roy satisfaite du nouveau décret sur les zones inondables Accident d’hydravion : un important avocat montréalais parmi les victimes Le Canadien Patrick Forseth parmi les victimes de l’écrasement au Honduras Boeing avait trouvé des anomalies sur le 737 MAX […]

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