Jim Hamilton’s World of Securities Regulation has a list of seven bills “amending the Dodd-Frank Act [that] passed the House in the 113th Congress by a bi-partisan vote, sometimes an overwhelming bi-partisan vote, but were never taken...Show More Summary
Samsung's next big flagship phone, presumably the Galaxy S6, is almost certainly going to be announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in March. And according to new rumors, it's looking more likely than ever that it'll be running something close to stock Android. Be still, my heart. Read more...
The Library of Congress site contains gems like this map showing the proposed final link of the original world wide web: the proposed trans-Pacific telegraph line, envisioned with Civil War-era technology. Read the rest
The US House Judiciary Committee office confirmed they are gathering the original applications from State Legislatures for an Article V Convention to propose amendments to the US Constitution that were submitted to Congress over the last 200 plus years for the first time in history. Ohio Republican Steve Stivers proposed and passed a rule change ( Resolution.pdf ) [...]
Ronald Lauder, the president of the World Jewish Congress, warned of a rise of anti-Semitism.
Holding out for the Samsung Galaxy S6, or any other Android-powered device worthy of considering over an Apple iPhone 6? Mobile World Congress (MWC) is just around the corner, with promise of shiny new smartphones from popular brands including HTC, Huawei … Continue reading ?
HTC is set to unveil its next-generation HTC One M9 flagship smartphone during a big press conference on March 1st, which will take place just ahead of the annual Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Expectations are...Show More Summary
Don Feder is communications director of the World Congress of American Families and a former editorial writer for the Boston Herald. Barack Hussein Obama is perhaps the greatest tragedy to befall the Jews since the destruction of the Second Temple. He’s trying to force Israel into a suicidal pact with the gentle folk of Hamas [...]
Leaks are common in the tech industry and this time the target is the HTC Desire 626, when its full list of specs was leaked ahead of its introduction at the Mobile World Congress 2015.
Elon Musk recently made a number of interesting comments at the Detroit Automotive World Congress (aka “Detroit Auto Show”). Amongst all of his comments, though, was one that really stands out in my mind — “I really want the Model III...Show More Summary
President Obama isn't planning to meet with Benjamin Netanyahu when the Israeli prime minister addresses Congress in March. Secretary of State John Kerry told an audience at Davos that the world had to invest more resources and take more risks against global extremism and that it couldn't be driven by Islamophobia. Show More Summary
Submitted by Simon Black via Sovereign Man blog, To this day, many governments around the world maintain a tight grip on dissent. Students in Thailand have been arrested for using a three-fingered salute they saw in the movie Hunger Games. Show More Summary
In a world of instant gratification and surface beauty, bearing fruit that will last. In the modern world, measurements matter. Newspapers and magazines offer infographics. Congress passes legislation mandating measurable results. And...Show More Summary
While Iran's march toward a nuclear bomb has provoked a major clash between the White House and Congress, Iran's march toward conventional domination of the Arab world has been largely overlooked. In Washington, that is. The Arabs have noticed. And the pro-American ones, the Gulf Arabs in...
President Obama won’t meet with the Israeli prime minister when he comes to address Congress at the invitation of House Speaker John Boehner. And that’s for a very simple reason: the president doesn’t meet with other world leaders in proximity to their elections. Spokeswoman Bernadette Meehan says that in keeping with “long-standing practice and principle,” [...]
Unlikely to be available for months and months however Specs of the new Qualcomm 820 and 600 family processors have leaked out ahead of the Mobile World Congress.…
Guten morgen! It's 7AM Davos time, and that means it's time to get up and get to the Congress Center. (Still on US time? Stayed out until 3am at the DLD party last night? Tough!) It's time to put on your suit, down some muesli and cappuccino, and get going. Show More Summary
The International Neuromodulation Society 12th World Congress in Montreal June 6 - 11, 2015 features traditional and cutting-edge ways to address chronic disease through interfacing with the body's nervous system.
Samsung may unveil its next major smartphone, the Galaxy S6, at a press event on March 2, according to Korean news source Chosunilbo (via Phone Arena). That falls on the first day of Mobile World Congress, a tech conference in Barcelona where Samsung traditionally makes its big mobile announcements. Show More Summary
One of the fun things about attending the World Economic Forum in Davos is that you'll just be sitting there in the Congress Center playing with your smartphone and some world-renowned expert in something will walk over and greet the...Show More Summary