Multiple organizations and institutions have asked people to temporarily remove passwords from their WiFi after the strong earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday, leaving dozens dead.
One person’s lucky charm could be a local government’s national treasure.
Aileen Cynthia Maggay-Amurao, a tourism official from Puerto Princesa, Philippines, says the city is home to what could be the world’s largest natural pearl on record. Weighing in at almost 75 pounds, it’s bigger than the Pearl of Lao Tzu, the 14-pound previous record holder.
SINGAPORE — If you find your local convenience store out of insanely popular Taiwanese milk tea Chun Cui He, it’s not because someone bought them all — the bottled drink has just been pulled off the shelves.
According to Singapore’s Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority (AVA), Chun Cui He — also known as “Just Drink- Milk Tea” contains the food additive L-theanine that is banned in food and beverages in the country.
Facebook has made no secret of its love for video, challenged only perhaps by its affection for bots.
The re-creation of Facebook as a video platform is well underway: Facebook Live experiments abound, it’s trialling what are basically 15-second ad breaks, and now the social media behemoth is treading delicate ground; testing how users react to autoplay video in their newsfeeds. With sound.