Google’s New Android Brings a Much Needed Change — TIME

Thanks in part to Samsung’s Galaxy Note lineup and Apple’s iPhone 6s Plus, large-screened phones are becoming more popular than ever. Time spent on these large phones, sometimes called “phablets,” grew by 334% year-over-year in 2015, according to data from Flurry Analytics. Still, few phone makers other than Samsung have made good use of these… via… More Google’s New Android Brings a Much Needed Change — TIME

Scientists Discover Sharks That Can Live for 400 Years — TIME

Nobody knows if the Mayflower sailed by a baby Greenland shark when the Pilgrims made their crossing to the new world in 1620. But if the Mayflower did pass by a baby Greenland shark, and if sharks could talk, this one could still tell the tale. That’s because, according to a new study in Science… via… More Scientists Discover Sharks That Can Live for 400 Years — TIME

Shopping Center in Germany Evacuated After Shots Fired — TIME

Shots were fired Friday at a shopping center in Munich, Germany, leading police to evacuate the location. Police spokesman Claudia Kvenzel said the shooting at the Olympia Einkaufszentrum shopping center was over Friday afternoon, The Guardian reports. One police spokesperson called it a “shooting spree,” CNN reports. A police operation was underway late Friday, and… via… More Shopping Center in Germany Evacuated After Shots Fired — TIME

Attempted Military Coup Is Underway in Turkey — TIME

Turkey’s military said it took control of the country on Friday, according to Reuters, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took shelter in an undisclosed location and called for citizens to take to the streets in support of his democratically elected government. “Turkish Armed Forces have completely taken over the administration of the country to reinstate… via… More Attempted Military Coup Is Underway in Turkey — TIME

At Least 60 Dead After Truck Crashes Into Crowd in Nice, France — TIME

A large truck plowed into a crowd of people in the southern French of city of Nice on Thursday night, killing at least 60 people and injuring another 100, according to police — and jolting the entire country, which has been tenterhooks for months, wondering if and when another deadly assault might occur. The incident… via… More At Least 60 Dead After Truck Crashes Into Crowd in Nice, France — TIME

Dallas Shooting Victims Include Transit Cop Who Just Got Married — TIME

Five police officers have died and at least seven others are wounded after at least two snipers began shooting from “elevated positions” in down-town Dallas on Thursday night. At least two snipers shot officers who were on duty at a peaceful Black Lives Matter protest against the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by… via… More Dallas Shooting Victims Include Transit Cop Who Just Got Married — TIME

Nieuws van de Dag – Amerikaanse douane wil je Twitternaam weten

De Amerikaanse douane gaat mogelijk binnenkort naar je gebruikersnamen op sociale media vragen. US Customs and Border Control diende vandaag een voorstel in om mensen die een visum aanvragen daarnaar te vragen, meldt The Verge. Het gaat daarbij ook om mensen die maar korte periode in de Verenigde Staten verblijven, bijvoorbeeld voor een vakantie. De… More Nieuws van de Dag – Amerikaanse douane wil je Twitternaam weten