Here are today’s Top 5 News & Events from Around the World. Take a look!
Did Google Steal Song Lyrics? Genius Accuses Google of Stealing Its Song Lyrics
There’s a Lobby in US Supporting Huawei?
According to reports, the US chipmakers are softly lobbying for Huawei. They want to see some sort of exemptions for the Chinese telecom major. People who are aware of this situation have said that companies such as Qualcomm and Intel are quietly pressing the US government to ease the ban on Huawei products. Link.
Tim Cook Calls for Responsibility, Hinting at Facebook, YouTube and Theranos in Speech
In a recent event at Stanford University, Tim Cook in his speech called for more responsibility from silicon valley tech firms. He said, “you can claim credit without accepting responsibility.” He didn’t name Facebook or Theranos but hinted at them. Link.
Smartphones Could Help Detect Natural Disasters
Is France on the Cusp of Revolutionising Energy Generation?
France is building a $21 billion fusion reactor that could revolutionise the way that energy is generated in this world. The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) could lead the world into an era of new clean energy. It has already hit a major milestone and is halfway through to its completion. Link.