James Tidwell

James Tidwell September 19, 2018

Though the UN failed to reach a common consensus for putting an end to the use of autonomous weapon systems, the European Parliament has managed to pass a resolution by members that have strongly voted to put a ban on what they call “killer robots”.  This step could encourage the development and use of weapon […]

James Tidwell September 17, 2018

We are already aware of the fact that our lives completely depend on the devices, even on the ones which we do not completely understand. The last meal you had probably had the grain which would have been produced in another part of the nation that was harvested, and then processed, packaged, and transported then […]

James Tidwell September 17, 2018

YouTube ads of Alexei Navalny, an outspoken critic of Russian president Vladimir Putin have been removed by Google in view of elections being held for regional governors in the country. These were videos of Mr Navalny asking Russian public to take active part in public protests against increasing the retirement age of politicians. While Navalny’s […]

James Tidwell September 10, 2018

Kweku Adoboli, the trader from Ghana, lived in the UK since he was 12 years of age. He is a former trader of UBS and was convicted in 2012 of forgery. After serving 4 years in jail, he will now be deported to Ghana. He was detained by the police in Scotland, after which the […]

James Tidwell August 14, 2018

Tribune does not go ahead on its merger with Sinclair Broadcast Group. The merger that was to take place between Tribune Media and Sinclair Broadcast Group for $3.9 billion never took place. The breakup was expected but not with Tribune accusing Sinclair of deceiving them. Thursday saw Tribune pull out from its merger and it […]

James Tidwell August 6, 2018

China’s vaccine system has been put to a huge test, with the discovery of around 250,000 faulty vaccines concerning children in China. An investigation in this regard has been launched by the country’s Food and Drug Administration, their target being Changchun Changshen Biotechnology, a vaccine manufacturer, whose rabies vaccine licenses have been revoked, along with […]

James Tidwell August 3, 2018

A staff member of Home Depot in Albany, New York, Maurice Rucker was indulged in a verbal argument with a man at the checkout point after Rucker asked the man to leash his dog. Rucker, a black man aged 60, drew all the attention over weekend after he was fired from Albany’s Home Depot for […]