T-Mobile’s $3.5 Billion Deal with Nokia Signals 5G Connectivity

T-Mobile is out to expand its wireless services. The mobile-service provider along with Nokia recently announced their $3.5 billion deal that will upgrade the company’s current technology infrastructure to 5G. According to the dynamic new deal, Nokia is set to provide “end-to-end 5G solutions for T-Mobile’s nationwide 5G network.” Not only that, but Nokia will also provide T-Mobile with a software and service portfolio all while assisting T-Mobile during the first few years of their 5G cycle. The deal paves the way for T-Mobile to launch their 5G connectivity in at…

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Odor Forces Aircraft to Perform an Emergency Landing

When most people think about the reason for an emergency plane landing, they usually assume the worse case scenarios like a tired pilot, no fuel, sick passengers or engine problems. But never would someone guess an odor. Well, NBC News reported that a Spirit Airlines flight traveling from New York to Florida diverted to South Carolina after passengers aboard complained of burning throats and chest pains due to an odor they described smelled like “dirty socks.” The Spirit Airlines Flight 779 was on route from New York to Flordia when…

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Police Warn Against a New Viral Dance Featuring Drake’s “In My Feelings”

There is a new dance craze that police around the world are urging people against due to the potential dangers involved in the dance. Coined the “Kiki Challenge” or the “#InMyFeelings” challenge is a new viral dance accompanying rapper Drake’s hit song In My Feelings. The dance features individuals jumping out of moving vehicles and dancing alongside them to the hit while a passenger films. But the issue goes beyond just jumping out of moving vehicles. According to The Guardian, videos uploaded to the internet feature dancers either injuring themselves, getting…

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McDonald’s Celebrates the Big Mac’s 50th Anniversary

The Big Mac turns 50 this year, and McDonald’s is celebrating in a big way. Yesterday, the burger restaurant tweeted that they’re celebrating the famous burger’s birthday by launching their own global currency — the MacCoin. Starting on Thursday, August 2, customers will receive a MacCoin with the purchase of a Big Mac. On August 3, customers will be able to cash in their MacCoin and receive a free Big Mac. This promotion will be launched in 50 countries around the world. The history behind McDonald’s flagship burger is nothing short of fascinating. The…

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Spain Rescues Over 1,000 North African Migrants in Two Days

Spain’s Maritime Rescue Service saved over 1,000 migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean to Europe from North Africa. The rescue was a two-day job that resulted in hundreds rescued. The Times reported, The service says it pulled 206 people from 10 different boats Saturday morning, after rescuing 774 migrants traveling in 52 boats on Friday. The journey from Africa to Europe can be dangerous and unpredictable for migrants, but many still risk their lives to make the trip. The Times noted, Human trafficking mafias pack the migrants into small craft…

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