Tech Q&A: Cleaning out iPhone trash to save memory
Q: I use the mail app on my iPhone for my “q.com” e-mail account from CenturyLink. But this mail account uses more than 4 gigabytes of memory on my phone; I can’t download the latest software updates for lack of storage space. This happens even though I empty my “trash” and “sent” e-mails twice a day, and never keep more than 10 e-mails in my inbox. What’s wrong?—Lucia Copeland, MinneapolisA: Your iPhone is probably collecting mail for several reasons, but you can fix them all.In addition to emptying your “trash” and “sent” folders, you also need to empty your “junk” mail folder (where obvious...
Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
Weinstein expert questions memory as testimony nears end
New York (AFP) - A psychologist called by Harvey Weinstein's defense team said memories of an incident can become "contaminated" over time by new information, as testimony in his rape trial entered its closing stages Friday.Elizabeth Loftus, a University of California, Irvine professor, said leading questioning about an event sometimes causes a "misinformation effect," where false details are incorporated into someone's memory."If you are urged to remember more, in trying to produce more to satisfy that situation, you may produce something like a guess and then it starts to feel like a memory,...
Public figures honor memory of national hero
By Laman IsmayilovaWorks of national artists have been displayed at Heydar Aliyev Center to mark the 28th anniversary of the Khojaly Massacre. The state hymn of Azerbaijan was sounded, tragedy victims were honored with a minute of silence.Speakers included the chairman of EMEDIA GROUP Elshan Aliyev, deputy chairman Tural Nurmammadov, art director of the project Ulker Abulfet, chairman of Support the development of professional education Public Association Irada Alili and others.Nearly 100 project participants visited the family of the National Hero of Azerbaijan Mubariz Ibrahimov who sacrifice...
'I'll never forget you, Kobe.' Dallas Cowboys' Jason Witten shares Kobe Bryant memory
DALLAS — Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten and Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith shared memories and photographs of Kobe Bryant on Monday.Witten recalled in an Instagram post that he ran into Bryant in New York in May 2018 after announcing his retirement and plans to join Monday Night Football.Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash, along with his 13-year-old daughter, on Sunday, quizzed Witten on the “intricacies of the Y-Option Route,” Witten said.Witten discussed the route with Bryant for 30 minutes, he said.“He asks question after question of the technique, the strategy, the mindset of every ...
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The January revolution will not just be a memory
The ninth anniversary of the January 25 revolution has come and one of its leaders, who stood among his fellow heroes, the legitimate president, Dr Mohamed Morsi, is gone. The people chose him to express the revolution and achieve its demands and goals, but he was absent due to death. Moreover, many leaders of the revolution were absent in prisons for the past seven years, since the military coup, and many others were absent due to death behind bars, following the martyrs of the January revolution who were not spared by the regime’s bullets to see and celebrate the success of their revolution,...
The Middle East Monitor
Cyprus Parliament commemorates Holocaust victims
The Cyprus Parliament on Thursday commemorated the victims of the Holocaust, on the occasion of the World Holocaust Day, January 27.Parliament President Demetris Syllouris, speaking before the plenary said that World Holocaust Day is a day of duty and an anniversary that brings back memories of the darkest pages in the history of Europe.He pointed out that we ought to draw lessons from the Holocaust and to always commemorate the victims, making sure that this humiliation of millions of people will never be revived.“The House of Representatives honors this year`s 75th anniversary and the memory...
Cyprus News Agency
In Jerusalem, Yad Vashem preserves the memory of Holocaust victims
More than 40 world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron, attended ceremonies at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem, which held a commemoration on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz. which FRANCE 24 visited.The millions who disappeared into the darkness of Auschwitz and other Nazi death camps during World War IIare commemorated by miniature sculptures at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial, located on the outskirts of Jerusalem.Dr. Robert Rozett, the senior historian in a research institute at ...
UK envoy: January 20 martyrs played special role in restoring Azerbaijan’s independence
By TrendUK Ambassador to Azerbaijan James Sharp has issued a message in connection with the 30th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy, Trendreports Jan. 20.Sharp expressed deep condolences to the Azerbaijani people in connection with the tragedy.“Today is the 30th anniversary of Black January, the January 20 tragedy, the memory of the victims of which is honored by the Azerbaijani people,” reads the message. “January 20 martyrs played a special role in restoring Azerbaijan’s independence. On behalf of the UK government and on my own behalf, I express deep condolences to the Azerbaijani people...
Turkey honors memory of victims of January 20 tragedy in Baku – Presidential Administration
By TrendTurkey honors the memory of victims of the January 20 tragedy, a source in the Turkish Presidential Administration told Trendin connection with the 30th anniversary of the January 20 tragedy.“Turkey remembers and will never forget the sons and daughters of fraternal Azerbaijan, who sacrificed their lives for the independence of their country,” the source noted. “Despite that 30 years have passed since the January 20 tragedy, this wound is still fresh in the memory of the Azerbaijani and Turkish peoples.”It was also noted that despite that 30 years have passed since this bloody tragedy,...
Mending the holes in collective memory
FromThe Found Archive of Hani JawhariyehWhen the past has been subjected to a systematic process of erasure, how can artists, writers, historians, politicians, educators and activists on Palestine address it?With villages destroyed, libraries and documentation centers looted and archives appropriated by Israeli forces, reclaiming history has become a mission and a mantra for Palestinian intellectuals and activists.Accordingly, and increasingly, Palestine film festivals and venues screen not just recent works, but also audiovisual and photographic material from earlier periods.At the New York A...
The Electronic Intifada