Day: February 12, 2018

4 robots that aim to teach your kids to code

You’ve seen apps and toys that promise to teach your child to code. Now enter the robots. At the CES electronics show in January, coding robots came out in force. One convention hall area was packed with everything from chip-embedded, alphabet-like coding blocks to turtle-like tanks that draw on command. Of course, no one can […]

UEFA encourage referees to provide greater protection to players

UEFA have encouraged referees to provide greater protection to players ahead of the beginning of the Champions League knockout stages this week. Giving better protection to players is a theme that has been taken up by several managers this season. Pep Guardiola has been particularly vocal on the issue, and Manchester City have requested a […]

Saakashvili Supporters Gather to Protest His Deportation (VIDEO)

Saakashvili Supporters Gather to Protest His Deportation (VIDEO) © Sputnik/ Nikolai LazarenkoEurope22:32 12.02.2018(updated 22:35 12.02.2018) Get short URL1 0 0 Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili’s companion David Sakvarelidze called on his supporters to gather in front of the the building of Petro Poroshenko’s presidential administration in Kiev. “At 18:30 we are going to PA on Bankova [street]!” […]

US Navy Invites Bids to Build More Guided Missile Destroyers

US Navy Invites Bids to Build More Guided Missile Destroyers © Flickr/ Naval Surface WarriorsMilitary & Intelligence22:35 12.02.2018Get short URL 0 10 The US Navy has sent invitations to the private sector to submit bids to build Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, the service’s top weapons buyer said last week. Speaking at the WEST 2018 conference last week, […]

Senate immigration debate kicks off Monday

In a rare move, the Senate will launch an unusual process late Monday afternoon to debate a legislative fix for the hundreds of thousands of so-called Dreamers who could face deportation come March 5. The process calls for a free-for-all debate on the Senate floor with an unlimited number of amendments that can be offered, […]

Nathan Hughes named in England Six Nations training squad

Nathan Hughes has been named in England’s 32-man training squad ahead of their Six Nations game with Scotland on February 24. Hughes made his return from a knee injury as a second-half replacement in Wasps’ 44-22 win at Harlequins on Sunday and replaces Sam Simmonds, who is sidelined with a shoulder problem. Simmonds was substituted […]