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  • Dropbox brings offline access to folders for paid plans

    December 8, 2016 10:57 AM 10

    You can now access entire Dropbox folders when you're on a plane, train, automobile or otherwise offline. Dropbox has long allowed you to make files available offline, letting you access files on your phone or tablet when you're out of Wi-Fi range or without a cell signal. Now, it's letting mobile users designate entire folders for offline access. As long as you're

  • London Underground drivers call off planned strike action

    December 5, 2016 5:01 PM 11

    A 24-hour strike due to take place on two London Underground lines from Tuesday evening has been suspended. Drivers on the Piccadilly and Hammersmith & City lines were going to walk out over a breakdown in industrial relations. But the Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers union (RMT) said the action had been called off after talks at conciliation service

  • Priyanshu Rajawat enters final

    December 4, 2016 2:13 PM 7

    VIJAYAWADA: Sixth seed Priyanshu Rajawat of Madhya Pradesh defeated third seed Bidyasagar Salam of Manipur 16-21, 21-14, 21-14 to enter the under-15 boys final at the DPS World School 30th National sub-junior badminton championships here on Sunday. He will taken on Tukum Laa of Arunachal Pradesh, who scored a 21-19, 21-17 win over Jaiditya Pratap Singh

  • Airliner pilot suffers heart attack at Glasgow Airport

    December 2, 2016 10:08 PM 9

    An airliner pilot suffered a heart attack as he taxied the plane to the runway at Glasgow Airport. The captain of the KLM aircraft became unwell as he was about to leave for Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. He was resuscitated by the crew with the help of a passenger, and firefighters helped take him off the plane. The Dutch pilot was then taken to the Golden

  • Trump's threat to democracy isn't free speech, it's this

    December 1, 2016 3:17 AM 6

    Amanpour's plea to protect journalism Jack M. Balkin is Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School. The views expressed here are his own. (CNN)President-elect Donald Trump has a habit of saying outrageous things that suggest he wants to clamp down on free expression in the United States. He once advocated "open[ing]

  • Apple's Black Friday deals are all about the gift cards

    November 25, 2016 11:15 AM 6

    Apple is getting in on the Black Friday deals by offering gift cards when you buy an iPhone, iPad, Watch or Mac. No, you can't get an iPhone 7 for half price on Black Friday, but Apple is sweetening the deal a little with gift cards when you buy an iPhone, Mac, Watch or iPad. Buy a SIM-free 32GB iPhone 6S Plus for £599, $649 or AU$1,079 and you'll receive

  • Crowds head to stores Thanksgiving Day looking for deals

    November 25, 2016 7:53 AM 6

    The holiday shopping season has started and it's not even technically Black Friday. The sales started Thursday at many big box retailers. There was a mad dash into Macy's Union Square once the doors opened at 5 p.m. Thursday. The line to start shopping at Target in San Francisco was long and for some it's a Thanksgiving Day tradition. "We eat dinner

  • Questions raised over O'Sullivan's use of non-official email account

    November 21, 2016 8:55 AM 5

    A senior garda officer has told RTÉ News he communicated with Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan on official business through a commercial email address when she was deputy commissioner. The officer said on at least one occasion he sent Commissioner O'Sullivan an official report. He also said that on another occasion he received an email from the commissioner

  • Hall of Famer Brian O'Driscoll honoured by World Rugby

    November 17, 2016 7:23 PM 7

    Ireland legend Brian O’Driscoll was among 12 inductees into World Rugby’s Hall of Fame today. “I think it’s something you never think about until the call comes in,” said the 37-year old who won 133 Ireland caps. “I’m in esteemed company...part of an elite group of rugby players so it’s a massive honour for me.” 2016 Inductees: Brian O'Driscoll (Ireland)

  • Father of Chiefs long snapper James Winchester killed in OKC airport shooting

    November 16, 2016 1:18 AM 5

    Michael Winchester, who worked for Southwest Airlines, was shot outside of Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City and died at the hospital. He was 52. James Winchester's agent confirmed the news. Shortly after, the Chiefs offered their love and support to James Winchester. Capt. Paco Balderrama of the OCPD says he believes Winchester was working