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Jersey City police testing cell phone cameras as affordable alternative to body cams – CBS News

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Recent officer-involved shootings are increasing the demand for police body cameras, but high prices of those cameras are delaying new programs. In New Jersey alone, it would cost an estimated $88.5 million for the more than 35,000 officers in the state to have one. Instead of buying new cameras, police in Jersey City will be using cell phones.  When Officer Ameer Alateek prepares to go on foot patrol, he straps…

Apple’s Latest Headache Over New MacBook Pro Hardware – Forbes

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Intel has refreshed its Kaby Lake processor offering today, with a particular focus on chips that are suitable for laptops and ultraportables. The eighth generation Intel Core processors promise up to forty percent jump in performance and will be known as Kaby Lake R, with the R standing for refresh. The chips announced today are tailor-made for ultrathin laptops and convertible two-in-one machines. Which means the new MacBook machines from…

HP’s first Omen X gaming laptop includes easy access to upgrade parts – The Verge

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

HP returned to the gaming world earlier this year with a new line of Omen products. While we’ve seen HP produce some cheaper gaming laptops and a high-end glowing desktop cube so far, we’ve been waiting for a high-end Omen laptop for enthusiasts. At Gamescom today, HP is launching the Omen X laptop, and it’s pretty much what you’d expect from a high-end gaming laptop. HP has opted for a…

The Daily 202: A dozen key lines from Trump’s Afghanistan speech – Washington Post

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

With Breanne Deppisch THE BIG IDEA: President Trump gave an uncharacteristically introspective speech last night, acknowledging that he’s changed his position on the war in Afghanistan as he escalated the military’s involvement in America’s longest war. After seven months, Trump has finally settled on a policy that does not go as far as his generals wanted but also represents a clear break with the populists and isolationists who he catered to…

Some remains found in search for missing crew on US warship, admiral says – CNN

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

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The Latest: Passenger says crashed train moving ‘super-fast’ – Washington Post

Posted: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

UPPER DARBY, Pa. — The Latest on the crash of a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia (all times local): 7:30 a.m. A passenger aboard a Philadelphia-area transit train that rear-ended a parked train at a station says he heard his train “going real fast … like, super-fast” just before impact. Raymond Woodward tells WPVI-TV he hit his head and other passengers were knocked to the floor of the moving train…