Japan embassy in Seoul posts radiation data amid escalating row

“The Japanese government intends to continue providing accurate information based on scientific evidence, and to communicate carefully and transparently,” the embassy web site stated. “We hope that the Korean people will better understand Japan’s radiation levels.” (Picture: Reuters)  Japan’s embassy in South Korea has begun posting knowledge on its web site to point out there […]

Nancy Pelosi In Jordan For ‘Vital Discussions’ Amid Escalating Syria Crisis

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a bipartisan delegation of American lawmakers have visited Jordan to debate “the deepening crisis” in Syria amid a shaky U.S.-brokered cease-fire. According to an announcement from Pelosi’s workplace, the delegation met Saturday with Jordan’s King Abdullah II in Amman and held “vital discussions about the impact […]

In the escalating fight between Twitch and Mixer, YouTube is the real winner

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge The live-streaming wars aren’t actually about streaming in any respect: they’re about the way forward for reside tv. The combatants — Twitch, Mixer, and Caffeine, at the second, though Facebook and YouTube shouldn’t be counted out simply but — have their very own visions for what that appears […]

Hong Kong’s Clockenflap Festival Canceled Amid Escalating Violence

A 14-year-old pageant anticipated to attract 60,000 followers to Hong Kong has been canceled by organizers overwhelmed by growing tensions between pro-Democracy protestors and the Chinese police forces who’ve launched a brutal crackdown within the Chinese territory. Clockenflap pageant organizers introduced the cancellation of the island’s most high-profile music occasion, which was set to characteristic headliners Mumford […]