US ends sanction waivers for nations in Iran nuclear deal

US ends sanction waivers for nations in Iran nuclear deal

Washington (AFP) – The United States said Wednesday it was ending waivers in its sanctions for nations that remain in the Iran nuclear accord, bringing the deal further to the brink of collapse. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was responding to Iran’s “brinkmanship” of nuclear steps, which have been aimed at pressuring the … Read more

Instagram’s AR filters are getting more dynamic – News Brig

Instagram’s AR filters are getting more dynamic – TechCrunch

Augmented reality filters on Instagram are picking up some new tricks with the latest update to Facebook’s Spark AR platform. Spark AR has been making pretty consistent updates to the feature sets developers can play with in creating AR filters since it exited closed beta on Instagram last year. Today, Facebook added some new functionality … Read more

The Last of Us Part 2 has a great PlayStation Vita cameo

The Last of Us Part 2 has a great PlayStation Vita cameo

An unexpected cameo showed up in Naughty Dog’s gameplay reveal of The Last of Us Part 2 on Wednesday: the PlayStation Vita, which has somehow managed to survive well into the year 2038. Regrettably, the last remaining Vita owner to survive the mutant Cordyceps fungus has been killed by Ellie, who viciously stabbed its owner … Read more

Paatal Lok: From Morphed Photos to Beef-Lynching, 7 Controversies in Anushka Sharma’s Amazon Prime Series That Are Bothering Its Haters (and Why Most Makes Little Sense)

Paatal Lok: From Morphed Photos to Beef-Lynching, 7 Controversies in Anushka Sharma’s Amazon Prime Series That Are Bothering Its Haters (and Why Most Makes Little Sense)

Paatal Lok Poster (Photo Credit: Prime Video) Ever since Netflix’s Sacred Games create a huge furore overs its controversial political stance and strong nudity, there have been talks of censorship being applied to web shows. As of now OTT content doesn’t need to take certification from the Censor Board. Thanks to Paatal Lok, Anushka Sharma-produced … Read more

Mickelson keen on annual ‘Match’ featuring all-star cast

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on sports events around the world

(Reuters) – The COVID-19 relief match featuring Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady and Peyton Manning proved a big success and Mickelson hopes it can become an annual event with the likes of basketball greats Steph Curry and Michael Jordan competing. With live golf halted by the COVID-19 pandemic, Sunday’s telecast of the event dubbed … Read more

NASA chief ‘all in’ for Tom Cruise movie in space

NASA chief 'all in' for Tom Cruise movie in space

The International Space Station could become the set of Tom Cruise’s next high-flying flick. Later today, the SpaceX Falcon 9 is scheduled to launch from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center, carrying two NASA astronauts to the ISS. The historic mission will be the first time a commercial spacecraft brings humans into orbit. The “Mission: Impossible” star … Read more