Sci-tech

Google X to beam high-speed internet in this Indian state

Vizag will be its first R&D centre outside the US. Lokesh, son of Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, tweeted that X will be the state's innovation partner, ...


Samsung and LG expected to launch their midrange lineup at CES 2018

Samsung said if users place the Galaxy Note 8 inside the case, a special theme will automatically be applied to the smartphone, displaying a unique skin in th...


Pandora Announces Plans to Offer On-Demand Streaming

The promotion is open to folks on Pandora's free and $5/month Plus tiers. You'll search for the song, artist, or album you're looking for, choose that you want ...


Amazon to start selling Apple TV and Google Chromecast

That changed last week when the Prime Video app finally arrived on Apple TV , seemingly clearing the way for Apple TV , at least, to return to Amazon. Amazon ...


Gov. Hickenlooper Responds to Repeal of Net Neutrality

Internet-service providers might choose not to charge more for using broadly popular services like Netflix. Net neutrality backers have argued that clear rule...


New report says Samsung aiming H1 2018 launch for its smart speaker

It plans to make the device available in multiple markets, potentially including the United States, and is weighing a price point around US$200 (RM815), the peo...


Mercedes to bring new MBUX infotainment system to CES

However, the German manufacturer has afforded an early look at the five-seater's interior, where some of the most significant revisions have been made. Shoulder...


Grand master: Meet the shark believed to be about 512 years old

Previously, the oldest known vertebrate was the Bowhead whale, which can live to up to 211 years. Apart from this the group of researchers are also using radi...


Apple bags London unicorn Shazam for just £300m

Technology news website TechCrunch reported the deal on Friday with a price of as much as $400 million, far short of the most recent $1 billion valuation for ...


Free trial flies in for Injustice 2

Sadly, players on the recently-released PC version are left out here despite even having their own beta just before its launch in November. Specifically, the ...


Apple's Long-Awaited iMac Pro Finally Goes on Sale in Two Days

Compressor has also been updated to let 'users deliver 360-degree video with industry-standard spherical metadata'. Most notably, Caleb Sasser was given a fe...


Jaguar F-PACE Gets 5-Star Safety Rating from Euro NCAP

When put through the current, more stringent Euro NCAP test, the Punto managed...zero stars. "Improvements to active safety technologies, such as Forward Tra...


Toyota, Panasonic to Team Up in Electric Vehicle Batteries (News)

Collaboration between Toyota and Panasonic is underway; as a way to further develop next-generation solid-state batteries. According to the Tribune report, ...


Crytek sues Star Citizen studios over use of CryEngine

Following the successful Kickstarter campaign, Crytek, Cloud Imperium Games, and Roberts Space Industries formalised their relationship with a Game License Agre...


Nokia 6 2018 image renders comes up, Passed through TENNA

A spokesperson from HMD revealed that the Nokia 9 will be their prime device when released and they are targeting Asia, as well as Europe where there are st...


House Dems make last-ditch push to delay net neutrality vote

The American Civil Liberties Union and consumer advocacy groups are also opposed to reversing net neutrality rules. FCC Chairman Pai said in a recent speech...


Fate Of PA Children's Health Insurance Program In Hands Of Congress

Congress is scheduled to end its session on December 14 and reconvene in January. But federal funds for CHIP ran out September 30, and the program is now in l...


Kaspersky dragged into U.S. govt's trashcan as weaponized blockchain agile devops mulled

USA officials have said that step, while welcomed, would not be sufficient. While the Kaspersky ban was seen as a push from the Democratic party to further its ...


Lufthansa drops plan to buy Air Berlin's Niki as European Union digs in

The EU Commission on Wednesday defended its action in a statement, saying its role was to make sure that mergers didn't make consumers worse off. Vestager pre...


Telangana Woman Kills Husband But Mutton Soup Exposes Her Sinister Plan

M Swathi, a 27-year-old nurse at a private hospital in Hyderabad , was married to Sudhakar Reddy for three years and they also had a child. Officers took ...


Blue Origin Named Its Space Flight Dummy 'Mannequin Skywalker'

Blue Origin's " Mannequin Skywalker " has rocketed nearly all the way to space, just in time for the new Star Wars movie. The launch, which took place Tuesda...


Apple has its investment shoes on this week

Its Canadian channel partners can be found in Ontario and Quebec. The bet on Finisar stems from Apple's $1 billion US Advanced Manufacturing Fund , whi...


What the heck is… skin betting?

In this regard, the site Dot Esports cites a case study analyzed by the BBC, which exposed the experience of a young student who started betting with Counte...


New Juno Results Reveal the Weirdness of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

NASA shared finding from the data on Monday at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. When the Juno probe launched in 2011...


Spectacular meteor shower to peak tonight

From tonight until the 16th, every single country in the world will be able to view the spectacular display put on by the Geminids meteor shower . Telescope ...


Galaxy S9 Planning a More Secure Iris Scanner

Special features of the sensor include the following: SecureLink, PurePrint anti-spoof technology, and Quantum Matcher for adaptive fingerprint template matchin...


Is your iPhone running too slow? Try replacing battery

There is speculation that Apple intentionally slows down older phones to retain a full day's charge if the battery has degraded over time. This slowing down...


Instagram Testing Putting Posts In Your Feed That You Might Like

Top posts will be available in your feed, and a number of different Stories will appear in the Stories Bar. "For the first time ever, Instagram community ...


Falcon 9: SpaceX Delays NASA Cargo Launch of Reused Rocket, Again

Originally, the California-based company was going to launch the Falcon 9 rocket and the Dragon spacecraft at 11:46 a.m. ET or 8:46 a.m. PT on December 12, Tu...


NASA revises volcanic island's timespan from six months to 30 years

NASA stated, "The new study offers insight into its longevity and the erosion that shapes new islands". When ash clouds and lava from the eruption settled down,...