Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 11 2018

Vonn opens up, will ski for more than herself in Pyeongchang

Vonn's only regret is that her grandfather, Don Kildow, won't be able to watch her compete in the country in which he served in the US military. Vonn was only 17 in her...

Feb 09 2018

Auto Expo 2018: Mahindra unveils first convertible SUV 'TUV Stinger'

Greater Noida: With the government and consumer mood shifting towards cleaner technology, Auto Expo 2018 saw a slew of concept electric vehicle launches from car maker...

Feb 07 2018

Snap Inc.'s Share Price Soars After Revenue Beats Expectations

In its first quarterly report as a public company in March, Snap recognized $2 billion of stock-based compensation, including $636.6 million for awards to CEO Evan Spiege...

Feb 01 2018

Nintendo Switch sales have already surpassed the Wii U with 14.86 million

Their current forecast is a million units more than the one they had a few months ago, which means that the console sold better than expected during the Holidays and Wi...

Feb 01 2018

Killer Whale Taught To 'Speak' Human Words

The researchers set out to find out whether killer whales could learn new vocalisations by imitating others. "Killer whales use their blowhole to make noises, nearly ...

Jan 29 2018

Total lunar eclipse observation Jan 31

Dr Vijay Bhaskar, director of Centre of Space Medicine, has meanwhile asked citizens not to encourage superstitions associated with the lunar eclipse. Supermoons appear a...

Jan 27 2018

Super Blue Blood Moon 2018

No full moon for February! According to NASA , the moon will be 223,068 miles from Earth , rather than the usual 238,855 miles. As Donald W. Olson, Richard Tresch Fie...

Jan 25 2018

Range Rover Coupe teased, Mini Electric spied, BMW M2 Competition leaked

Land Rover will use the 2018 Geneva motor show to unveil the "world's first full-size luxury SUV coupe ", in the form of the Range Rover SV Coupe. The auto will be ha...

Jan 24 2018

Instagram brings GIF stickers to photos and videos for stories

When you tap to add a sticker to a photo or video in stories , you'll now see a new GIF option. The update also adds in support with GIPHY , which has a vast library of...

Jan 24 2018

Apple releases Meltdown and Spectre fixes for older versions of macOS

But he also appears two more times, with two new vulnerabilities, which like the recently reported issues allowed someone to read restricted memory locations. It also fix...

Jan 20 2018

Black NASA astronaut is replaced in sudden crew shuffle

In this September 16, 2014 photo provided by NASA, astronaut Jeanette Epps participates in a spacewalk training session at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. The relea...

Jan 19 2018

U.S. withholds $65 million from United Nations aid for Palestine

Administration seems to be following Netanyahu's instructions to gradually dismantle the one agency that was established by the global community to protect the rights of ...

Jan 19 2018

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime launched in India: Price, specs and launch offers

Samsung Mall , one of the biggest USPs of Galaxy On7 Prime, gives consumers the access to: "• Visual Search - Click a picture of any product you like and Samsung Mall s...

Jan 17 2018

Malware displaying pornographic material found in Google Play store apps targeting children

The malicious code has been dubbed " AdultSwine " by researchers as it displays web advertisements that are often pornographic or inappropriate. "The malicious code c...

Jan 13 2018

Russian Federation admits airbase came under attack from 13 armed drones

Compounding the suspicions, the ministry said in a statement on its Facebook page that a US Poseidon reconnaissance aircraft was in the skies above the area for four ...

Jan 12 2018

Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

With the acquisition, Google now has an extra 178 patents under its belt, which it can use to enhance its future smartphone and other devices - perhaps even future Google...

Jan 12 2018

Final Remix Coming To Nintendo Switch With New Content

So that's the game we'll be playing on the plane over to E3 2018! Much like the Nintendo DS outing, the Nintendo Switch game will support gameplay via both the Joy-...

Jan 12 2018

CoinMarketCap excludes Korean data for cryptocurrency trading analysis

Park Sang-ki, the country's justice minister, said there were "great concerns" about digital currencies and that his department was preparing a bill that could ban tradin...

Jan 11 2018

Secret US spy satellite may be lost in space after SpaceX launch

SpaceX on Tuesday defended the performance of one of its rockets used to launch a U.S. spy satellite that is believed to have been lost after failing to reach orbit, addi...

Jan 10 2018

Overwatch League Skins & Sprays Now Available In-Game

Aside from China, the new agreement provides exclusive worldwide coverage of all of the first two seasons of Overwatch League. More details about insider content and ad...