Stories about Sci-tech

May 30 2018

Threat of flash floods in USA following storm Alberto

The storm's center is expected to move over Alabama on Monday night and Tuesday , the NHC said. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said the depression was ce...

May 28 2018

Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the U.S. Gulf

Gulf Coast residents should "take this storm seriously", the National Weather Service said early on Sunday, as Subtropical Storm Alberto drove north, threatening he...

May 17 2018

OnePlus 6 first impression: Gives flagships a run for their money

Audiophiles will be happy to learn that the OnePlus 6 retains the 3.5mm audio jack. OnePlus has established a cycle of releasing a new phone every six or so months,...

May 15 2018

Europa Plumes: New Evidence Found for Water on Jupiter Moon

Data from the Galileo telescope has shown Jupiter's moon Europa has a magnetic field that vents out plumes of liquid water above the surface. Flying at 6km (3.7 m...

May 15 2018

Uber ends mandatory arbitration in sexual assault, harassment cases ars_ab.settitle(1308989)

Uber's Chief Legal Officer, Tony West, told CNN in a statement: "We think it is very, very important to allow survivors of sexual assault and sexual harassment the co...

May 12 2018

SpaceX delays launch debut of upgraded Falcon rocket

SpaceX provided viewers with brief play-by-play updates on its Twitter account where it eventually shared an image (above) of the first stage successfully touching...

May 09 2018

Sun forecast to end as a planetary nebula

An estimated 90 percent of dying stars emit a ghostly dust halo, which persists for thousands of years; but computer models established decades ago suggested that a star ...

May 08 2018

Instagram soon to roll out payments feature

This ensures that the videos play even if the users have logged out of the respective app. WhatsApp already offers similar support to play YouTube videos. Now it sh...

May 05 2018

Global cues suppress equity markets

The BSE gauge had lost 73.28 points in the previous session. During the day, it shuttled between 10,720.60 and 10,647.45. "Back home, results and upcoming state election ...

Apr 27 2018

Toronto van attack: What is an 'incel'?

Alek Minassian's post read, "The Incel Rebellion has already begun!" "Ging said the Facebook post used terminology common to incel forums, such as references to "Ch...

Apr 25 2018

Nintendo Switch Hardware Hack Perfected by FailOverflow

The earlier software-level exploits of Nintendo systems could be mitigated through downloadable system updates that Nintendo attempts to force on the users by making th...

Apr 24 2018

AT&T rolls out '5G Evolution' in more than 100 new markets

He added: "We'll continue to build our 5G foundation across the country and along the way we'll keep sharing updates on 5G trials, new 5G Evolution markets, new LTE-LAA m...

Apr 15 2018

Tesla Withdraws From NTSB Fatal Model X Crash Investigation

Tesla in return blasted the NTSB, saying the company chose on Tuesday to withdraw from the agreement as a formal party before the agency revoked its status. Tesla went ...

Apr 02 2018

Huawei Achieves an Impressive Profit Growth of 28 Percent for 2017

Huawei has been steadily gaining ground in the smartphone market for years, so in all reality, the United States market doesn't really matter to the company's bottom li...

Mar 29 2018

Hands On With Huawei's Porsche Design Mate RS

Nearly like a new style of flagship, Huawei's Mate RS nearly gives a glimpse of what you can expect phones to be like in a few years, as the two companies join forces t...

Mar 28 2018

Chinese space station Tiangong-1 is hurtling towards earth; know more

The European Space Agency, which has given regular updates on Tiangong-1, estimates re-entry between 30 March and 2 April is "highly variable". That said, we still don'...

Mar 16 2018

Samsung To Offer Same-Day Repair Service For Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung latest flagship smartphone S9 is surely one of the company's best designed, attractive, up-to-the-date and eye-catching smartphone. Under the terms of that offer,...

Mar 15 2018

Ford County trio suspected of bombing mosque, trying to bomb abortion clinic

Hari also filed a federal lawsuit last month in Central Illinois, naming the US secretaries of agriculture and health and human services as defendants. According to the a...

Mar 13 2018

Miami Dolphins will cut Ndamukong Suh

Releasing Suh now would save the Dolphins just $3.9 million against the cap. As reported earlier, the Dolphins have told linebacker Lawrence Timmons he will be rel...

Mar 10 2018

PS4 Pro 5.50 update adds supersampling support for 1080p displays

Now, you can enable supersampling when using the console with a 1080p or lower resolution display, the console then renders the game at the maximum possible resolution an...