Sci-tech

Remarkable 'zombie star' exploded, survived - and then kept on exploding

Knowing the full spectrum of stellar fates is crucial for understanding galactic evolution. Indeed, an archival search suggests that at least one more big out...


Gene-Therapy Grafts Have Repaired a Child's Devastating Skin Disorder

The boy's mutation is in the gene LAMB3, one of three that instruct epidermis cells to make laminin-332, a protein that links the layers. And even bumps and bru...


Redesigned iPad with Facial Recognition Slated for 2018

Current iPads still use a physical, clicking home button - and that feels a touch out of date after last year's iPhone 7 switched to a non-moving button that si...


How to Land a Dream Job With Microsoft Resume Assistant

Microsoft's latest LinkedIn integration , since acquiring the professional network in 2016, will see it leveraged in Microsoft Word to help Office 365 su...


Twitter Character Count Doubles Across the Globe

The company does not report monthly user figures. "The one thing that we have heard over the years is that Snapchat is difficult to understand or hard to use,...


Galaxy Note 8 in Deepsea Blue Available November 16 in the US

But there appears to be a silver lining in this development that, at the very least, Samsung is adjusting the location of the sensor, according to TechnoCodex ...


Geothermal heat source behind ice melting in Antarctica

Marie Byrd Land is part of the bulging "elbow" leading to the Antarctic Peninsula, left center. While the heat origin isn't a novel or rising menace to the West...


Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Stake Decreased by Strs Ohio

The company has market cap of $63.95 million. 4,302,649 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 22,319,514. About 8,890 shares tra...


Renault unveils 'industry-first' autonomous driving safety feature

The technology scans the road in front for any obstacles to successfully avoid a collision. Renault has been testing autonomous vehicle technology using sel...


Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has analysts on the Bullish side this week

With the existing current ratio, Apple Inc.is more than equipped to confront its liabilities with its assets. Over the past five trading sessions shares of ...


Microsoft Looks To Make More Of Its Own Xbox One Games

A game like Horizon Zero Dawn , which really puts the PS4 Pro's extra power to use, acts as a form of poster child for PlayStation, while the Xbox One X co...


Dorset student discovers 145 million-year-old "rat" teeth

Steve Sweetman , a research fellow, co-authored a paper on the findings in the Polish-based quarterly journal Acta Palaeontologica Polonica . The teeth wer...


Instagram Stories allows you to post saved photos beyond 24 hours

One of the quirks of Instagram Stories was that it disallowed users to upload media that is more than 24-hours. The barrier of 24 hours has been removed and you...


Uber partners with NASA to develop new traffic concepts for flying cars

Specifically it's signed an agreement to work with the federal government agency over the development of unmanned traffic management at a low altitude. In the c...


There's a New Hitman Game Coming, But Not For a While

IO isn't sharing many details just yet, but we should start to hear more about the next Hitman game in 2018. What did you guys think of the most recent Hitma...


Facebook Wants Your Nudes For Their New Anti-Revenge Porn Tool

As the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports, alongside Australia's Office of the eSafety Commissioner , Facebook has launched a pilot program aimed at...


Illinois Lawmakers Focus on Sex Harassment in Veto Session

But it caused a week of emergency reaction by lawmakers who were criticized for a two-year vacancy in the office of the inspector general who would enforce the ...


The Nokia Corp. (NOK) Given "Market Perform" Rating at Wells Fargo & Co

Eqis Capital Management Inc.'s holdings in Nokia Corporation were worth $986,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. J P Morgan Chase & Co restate...


Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stake Lessened by Kidder Stephen W

And to the people who are anxious about cracking the back or front of the phone- just don't drop it. The latest generation of iPhone boasts to be the best yet a...


Airtel Offers 1000 GB Data Rollover Facility To Home Broadband Customers

To check out the data roll over eligibility you need to check using MyAirtel App and new customers can log on to www.airtel.in/broadband to opt plans with dat...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Has Topped 20 Million in Sales

This total pushes it just ahead of high-profile rival PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , whose owner numbers are hovering around and about the 20m mark. Preparati...


Apple remains top Smartphone player in U.S. in Q3, Motorola's shipments double

According to a new report from market research firm Strategy Analytics , Apple retained the top spot in the United States smartphone market in Q3, although bot...


OnePlus 5T to be unveiled at Nov.16 launch event

Starting on November 8, fans who want to be there to see OnePlus unwrap the OnePlus 5T can buy a $40 ticket on the company's launch page . Selling tickets ...


Microtransactions now account for almost half of Take-Two's revenue

The usual suspects were key contributors this quarter: National Basketball Association 2K17, Grand Theft Auto Online and Grand Theft Auto V , along with WW...


Enfield unveils Interceptor GT 650, Continental GT 650 at EICMA 2017

Both the Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT Twin get a conventional telescopic fork, with a single disc up-front and a smaller disc at the rear. The engin...


Telltale Games hit with layoffs, studio loses 25% of workers

Telltale Games underwent a major downsizing initiative today, as it laid off almost 25 percent of its workforce. "Our industry has shifted in tremendous ways...


Female football fan charged with slapping cop, cop hits her back

The police report alleges that she was "using profanity in a loud, boisterous manner" when the four officers, including Ross, arrived on the scene. They all had...


Pokemon GO Changes Standard Raid Bosses Roster

This change will probably be very welcome to many trainers, especially those that have been very active in raids. Niantic has chose to switch things up with t...


Twitter pranksters manage to post 35000 character tweet

Other users say they've also tried to pull off the trick, but Twitter hasn't allowed them to. The new limit will not apply to tweets written in Japanese, Ch...


Google Assistant can ID that song for you

Now, to be clear: there has already been a November update for Google's existing Pixel 2, Pixel and Nexus devices. The feature looks to be available in Malaysia...