Sci-tech

Xiaomi Redmi 5A with Snapdragon 425 and 3000mAh Battery Launched in India

The Redmi 4A came with a 3,120mAh battery, while this year's model only offers a 3,000mAh one. After teasing the device for more than a week Xiaomi has fi...


Visceral's closure was an economic decision, says EA

Wholly representative or not, Jorgensen's comments reveal more top-level insight about why the company chose to nix the project and its developer; he said Visce...


PlayStation Plus games for December have something for everyone

Lastly, December's two Vita games are Forma .8 (cross buy with PS4) and the top-down shooter Wanted Corp . Sony unveiled what's next for PS Plus members on PS...


Kellogg's Confirm Super Mario Breakfast Cereal That Doubles as an amiibo

In a pleasant development during a chaotic week of news, it sounds like that utopian idea is coming to fruition, according to Engadget . Super Mario Cerea...


Google AI Can Detect Creepers Sneaking Looks At Your Smartphone Screen

The tool is created to protect you from corporate spies or nosey strangers stealing sensitive data from your smartphone screen in crowded places. Using a phon...


Ericsson: 5G subscriptions to reach one billion by 2023

Mobile data traffic is expected to surge by eight times between 2017 and 2023, reaching 110 exabytes per month. "Video consumption continues to fuel mobile br...


Lexus RX L SUV Delivers Long-Needed Three-Row Capability

The rear windshield also gets a more vertical orientation to allow for more third-row headroom, something rear passengers will appreciate. The added weight of...


Infiniti QX50's revolutionary new VC Turbo engine

A mid-sized luxury 4x4 aimed squarely at the BMW X3 and Audi Q5, the QX50 debuts many things for the brand - new styling language, new safety features, and an...


BMW introduces the i8 Roadster, a hot new plug-in hybrid

The resulting space between the roof box and the seats is around 3.5 square feet, while the rear cargo area can hold 4.7 square feet of your BMW i8 cargo area...


Apple countersues Qualcomm, escalating massive patent war

It's been a quiet couple of weeks for Qualcomm and Apple, so we really should have expected another chapter in the courtroom tale. Apple denied the claims sayin...


Lincoln Nautilus First Look: MKX Replacement Gets New Name

Along with a new lane-centering feature that helps keep it between the lines, the Nautilus offers an Evasive Steering Assist system that uses cameras and radar ...


Andy Rubin taking leave from Essential in wake of "inappropriate relationship" report

Essential founder Andy Rubin , or more popularly known as the Android creator, reportedly did not leave Google on a happy note. The alleged misconduct happ...


What Ancient Mortar Reveals About Jesus' Purported Tomb

In October a year ago, researchers chose to sample mortar between the limestone surface and marble slab of the tomb where Jesus is thought to have been laid to ...


Subaru unveils 2019 Ascent, its largest SUV

The new 2019 Subaru Ascent will come in four trim levels for North American families. The Ascent ushers in a slew of family-friendly features, including act...


NSA files left exposed on server contained secret intelligence information

The latest NSA data breach leaked more than 100 GB of data. The documents reviewed by ZDNet were left on a public Amazon Web Services (AWS) Web server wit...


Jaguar smashes Nurburgring record for sedans

It appears Jaguar has done exactly that recently, as they've recently reported on the results of the Project 8's testing around the Nürburgring - with a new lap...


NewsAlert: Canadian man accused in Yahoo hack pleads guilty in American court

The defendant, 22 year-old Karim Baratov, is the only arrest to come out of the Yahoo hack as the three other individuals facing charges live in Russian Feder...


Players may have caused billions in damages, research says

A new study named " Death by Pokémon Go " by Purdue professors Mara Faccio and John J. McConnell studied almost 12,000 police accident reports from a county in ...


HDMI 2.1 is finally here, and it has support for 10K resolution

The mandatory Ultra High Speed HDMI cable can now carry up to 48 Gbps and allows for Display Strem Compression (DSC). In addition to the well-known 4K resolut...


Super moon 2017: When is the next one?

This supermoon will occur when the moon is about 252,000 miles away from the Earth and will appear 16% brighter and 7% larger. December's moon will reach its ...


National decline in the vacancy rate reverses two years of increases

The 2017 Rental Market Survey, released Monday, found rental rates in Vancouver surged 6.2 per cent over the past year. The average rent for a bachelor apartmen...


Will Be Big for "Final Fantasy" According to Square Enix Producer

Speaking about what's next for the franchise, Hashimoto-san mentioned that 2017 marked the 30th anniversary. During an interview on the Edamame Arcade Channel ...


How to Fix: macOS High Sierra Flaw Allows Admin Access Without Password

Anyone can login to the default root account using the username " root " and no password, giving them access to a superuser with access to all areas of your s...


Bacteria Found on Hull of International Space Station

Based exclusively on Shkaplerov's comments, it's too early to say we have found extraterrestrial life: the station has been in orbit for nearly two decades and ...


Sony Had One of the Biggest Black Fridays Ever

The Sony executive went on to note that plenty of new PS4 owners have gone on to purchase PlayStation Plus subscriptions too as they'll get "a lot of value"...


Uber and Waymo trial delayed after evidence 'withheld'

His allegations had been kept under seal since the U.S. Justice Department passed them along to U.S. District Judge William Alsup last week. The judge heard t...


Rise & Fall expansion announced for Civilization VI

Another new system is city loyalty , making is possible for your cities to become dissatisfied with your leadership, revolting against you to join another civ...


Tardy Air India Passenger Slaps Official At Delhi Airport. She Slaps Back

The lady had arrived late at the airport, and had missed her flight as a result, then there was some argument between her and the staffer, after which they phys...


Rcom cracks 9% on 'premature' action by CDB

A source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday that CDB had initiated the insolvency proceedings on Friday and that RCom owes the bank upwards of $1....


Xiaomi's upcoming "Desh Ka Smartphone" to be Flipkart exclusive

Xiaomi's Vice President and India MD, Manu Jain last week revealed about its plans to launch a phone aimed at the masses. After a series of teasers, it has b...