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Wednesday briefing: Trump is a ‘cheat&#82...

February 27, 2019 By King

Top story: ‘I regret the day I said “yes” to Mr Trump’ Good morning briefers. I’m Martin Farrer and it’s my pleasure to bring you the news you can use this Wednesday morning. Michael Cohen is to call Donald Trump “a racist”, a “conman” and a “cheat” in his testimony to Congress, according to a copy

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Univision anchor Jorge Ramos deported from Vene...

February 27, 2019 By King

Jorge Ramos arrives at the airport in Caracas. He said: ‘They just said to us last night that we had been expelled from the country.’ Photograph: Carlos García Rawlins/Reuters The Univision anchor Jorge Ramos and his five-person crew have been deported from Venezuela after they were detained in the presidential palace in Caracas during an

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Hotel double-booked as Hanoi scrambles to host ...

February 27, 2019 By King

In one of the more awkward double bookings in diplomatic history, the Hanoi hotel that was supposed to serve as a headquarters for the US press corps had also been reserved by one of the world’s most press-averse and security-fixated dictators, Kim Jong-un. Such cohabitation was never going to work for the North Korean security apparatus,

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Trump, Kim to hold second nuclear summit with w...

February 27, 2019 By King

US President Donald Trump meets Vietnamese President Nguyen Phu Trong at the Presidential Palace, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Hanoi. (Photo: AP) President Donald Trump hoped for “great things” from his second meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un as he paid a courtesy call Wednesday on his Vietnamese hosts. Kim was expected to take

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Trump, Kim to hold second nuclear summit with world watching
Pakistan-India: Pakistan ‘shoots down two Indian jets’ over Kashmir

Pakistan-India: Pakistan ‘shoots down two...

February 27, 2019 By King

Pakistan says it has shot down two Indian Air Force jets in a major escalation of the Kashmir conflict. A spokesman said one plane had fallen inside Pakistani territory and two pilots had been arrested. There is no comment from India. Pakistan has denied reports one of its jets was shot down. Both India and

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Windows 10 build 18346 heads out to Fast ring I...

February 27, 2019 By King

Another week, another new Windows 10 preview build on the Fast ring. Today, Windows Insiders can get their hands on Windows 10 build 18346, which includes a large number of fixes, along with some known issues to be aware of. Unfortunately, there are no new features to check out, but that’s to be expected as

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Windows 10 build 18346 heads out to Fast ring Insiders
Windows 10: New study shows Home edition users are baffled by updates

Windows 10: New study shows Home edition users ...

February 27, 2019 By King

The single biggest complaint about Windows 10 is its approach to security and feature updates. Monthly cumulative updates and twice-yearly feature updates are downloaded and installed automatically, which can result in unexpected reboots that disrupt productivity and risk the loss of unsaved work. That pain point is particularly acute for anyone running Windows 10 Home

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The next version of Windows 10 might let you pl...

February 27, 2019 By King

Ever dream of enjoying your entire library of Xbox One games on your PC? Well, that could very soon be a reality as Microsoft is working on bringing native support for Xbox One Games to Windows 10, according to Thurrott. While Microsoft never explicitly or officially stated support for such a feature, it is instead hidden

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The next version of Windows 10 might let you play Xbox One games on your PC