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Microsoft patent reveals foldable phone that turns into a tablet

Microsoft is attempting to patent a device with a flexible hinge and display that would transform a phone into a tablet, the Verge reports. Patent filings discovered by MSPoweruser reveal that Microsoft is, at least,...

Chevrolet reveals life-sized version of the Batmobile for upcoming movie

Chevrolet has unveiled a life-sized Batmobile made up of more than 340,000 bricks. Standing 6 feet tall and spanning 17 feet long, the caped crusader's car took 222 hours to design and 1,833 to build, the Daily Mail reports...

Wikileaks scandal: Obama commutes Manning sentence

US President Barack Obama has commuted Chelsea Manning's sentence for leaking documents to Wikileaks in 2010, BBC News reports. The 29-year-old transgender US Army private, born Bradley Manning, will be freed on 17 May...

European Parliament elects new president

Italy's Antonio Tajani of the center-right European People's Party is the new president of the European Parliament, after winning the vote Tuesday night in Strasbourg. The new president was elected after four voting...

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg due in court over VR 'heist'

Tert.amBusiness17 hours ago

Mark Zuckerberg is expected to appear in a Dallas court on Tuesday to defend his company over claims it stole virtual reality technology, the BBC reports.Zenimax Media, owner of renowned games studio id Software, is suing...

Gene Cernan, last man to walk on Moon, dies aged 82

Tert.amEvent17 hours ago

US astronaut Gene Cernan - the last man to walk on the Moon - has died aged 82, the BBC reports. America's space agency Nasa said it was "saddened by the loss" of the retired spaceman.|Captain Cernan was one of...

Violence against media reps: Armenian lawyer raises problem of impunity

Tert.amArmenia18 hours ago

According to the 2016 report by the Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression, last year, courts launched inquiries into 17 cases involving media outlets and reporters, with 14 involving insults and libel, two extortion and one...

Serj Tankian: Garo Paylan is a true hero

Tert.amWorldEvent18 hours ago

US-Armenian rock musician Serj Tankian has extended his support to Garo Paylan, the Turkish-Armenian lawmaker who has been facing criticism since his statements on the Armenian Genocide, and the constitutional reforms. “On a...

Nagorno-Karabakh parliament backs constitutional referendum

Tert.amArmenia19 hours ago

Nagorno-Karabakh’s National Assembly on Tuesday backed a plan to put the draft constitutional amendments to referendum based upon proposals acceptable to the president. Of the 28 parliament members attending the hearing, 20 voted...

Armenia’s premier, EBRD official discuss cooperation priorities

Tert.amEvent20 hours ago

Armenia’s Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan received on Tuesday Mr Frans Weekers, a member of the Board of Directors, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).Armenia’s premier commended Armenia’s effective...

Tsarukyan vows political comeback

After two years’ silence, the former leader of the Prosperous Armenia party announced a plan to return to politics. In a statement on Tuesday, Gagik Tsarukyan said he is opening “the closed chapter” of his political career to run...

That really is awesome! Chevrolet reveals life-sized version of the Batmobile made of 340,000 LEGO bricks for upcoming movie

Chevrolet has unveiled a life-sized Batmobile made up of more than 340,000 bricks, the Daily Mail reports.Standing 6 feet tall and spanning 17 feet long, the caped crusader's car took 222 hours to design and 1,833 to build....

OSCE ‘concerned’ over Azerbaijan’s attempt to hamper mission’s extension in Yerevan

Tert.amArmenia21 hours ago

The OSCE Permanent Council has accused Azerbaijan of hampering the extension of the mission’s mandate in Yerevan.   In a protocol issued on December 31, the Council’s expresses concern that a participating State demonstrates such...

'Wrong Ivanka' from UK hits back after Trump tweet

Tert.amLifestyle21 hours ago

A woman from Brighton who was mistaken for Ivanka Trump on Twitter by none other than the US President-elect himself has told the BBC it has been a surreal start to the day.Ivanka Majic, a digital consultant, said she and her...

Turkish-Armenian MP to face lawsuit over controversial remark

Tert.amArmenia22 hours ago

Turkish-Armenian MP Garo Paylan (Peoples’ Democratic Party) is going to face a lawsuit for a recent remark criticizing the constitutional reforms. The complaint has been filed by Arif Kurtoglu, the head of a local branch of the...