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YouTube CEO Unveils User Numbers, Plans For VR And Live Streaming

Daydream is now collaborating with manufacturers like LG and Lenovo to make the new VR180 cameras . Among the news and initiatives announced were; an upda...


Local NYC Grocers Unhappy with Amazon-Whole Foods Deal

As Mackey tells it, it all started with a blind date six weeks ago, which was love at first sight. The online retail giant's surprise acquisition of Whole F...


What is a Tropical Cyclone?

It has maximum sustained winds of 40 miles an hour, meaning it is just barely above the threshold to be a tropical storm . National Hurricane Center stated t...


NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

The telescope has studied some 150,000 stars in the Cygnus constellation , a survey which NASA said is now complete. It also announced 219 new planets. So...


Saudi foreign minister says working on list of Qatar "grievances"

Jubeir said the list being compiled by the four Arab countries were not "demands" but "a list of grievances that need to be addressed and that the Qataris need ...


G7 unanimity on text without United States on Paris (2)

Gian Luca Galletti, Italy's environment minister, told reporters that there is a huge gap between the six countries and the USA on their stance toward the agr...


NEET Result 2017 unlikely to be announced on June 8

It is being reported that the delay in results was due to the Madras High Court stay order after a petition challenged the different sets of question papers s...


NFL's Pro Bowl Back on ABC

The game goes down Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Camping World Stadium. "The Pro Bowl has become a fun, week-long event that celebrates the game of football and t...


China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

The South China Sea has become the world's most contested region with China claiming nearly the entire water body. The President then said he is not rea...


Apple, Qualcomm spat intensifies, manufacturers drawn in

Qualcomm said last month that Apple had chose to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers that are owed to the chipmaker, for sales made in ...


Google Announces 'WorldSense' Inside-out Tracking for Standalone Daydream VR Headsets

Google today said that LG's upcoming flagship, which will be launched later this will, will also support Daydream VR. Speaking of, what can we say about stand...


Charges possible for Golden Gate Bridge climbing daredevils

Climbing on the Golden Gate Bridge is a misdemeanor, but it's unclear if the men will face charges, according to KTVU . "These climbers' reckless actions could...


Potentially severe weather including high wind gusts en route to Topeka area

There's a chance of precipitation in the evening, with rain likely after midnight. Thursday Night . A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 ...


Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

Apple stands to gain through the deal if more people are able to download iTunes to Windows-based personal computers and perhaps sign up to its Apple Music ...


Apple Releases iOS 10.3.3 Beta 1 to Developers for iPhone/iPad

The watchOS 3.2.2 software update is a minor update for the Apple Watch and it comes with some bug fixes and a number of performance improvements. On the ...


Latest Netflix app doesn't want to play with rooted devices

If you're an Android user with a rooted phone - there's bad news for you. Presumably, that means Netflix fears that Widevine could be circumvented on a rooted...


Facebook adds Snapchat-like camera filters to Instagram

They'll follow your movements so they appear to remain static on your face. This will reveal eight filters which will be superimposed on your face, including ...


Olympic Star McKayla Maroney Addresses Racy Instagram Video

McKayla Maroney won an Olympic gold medal for the United States in the 2012 Olympics as a member of the "Fierce Five". The 21-year-old gymnast has been showi...


Moto's lineup of phones for 2017 is leaked, includes Moto G5s

Lenovo confirmed in June 2016 that the Moto X range was not dead and buried. Motorola announced the Moto C and Moto C Plus this morning, two devices that a...


Indian Army renames J&K school after slain hero Ummer Fayaz

He was supposed to have returned to his unit in the Akhnoor area of Jammu on 25 May. The family did not approach the police or the Army thinking that the terror...


Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Downgraded by Vetr Inc

Brief Synopsis On Electronic Arts Inc. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 410,648 shares of the company'...


Everything you need to know about the Galaxy S8's camera

On the other hand, the latest Samsung flagship smartphone enjoys the privilege of being the first device in the market to feature the latest Qualcomm Snapdrag...


Apple schedules WWDC 2017 for June, starts sending invites

After the keynote, WWDC will run through June 9 for the rest of the events, and like every year, it is reported that the headlining announcements will be softwa...


Officials from Arctic nations meet amid drilling concerns

Fairbanks, Alaska, will host a ministerial meeting of the Arctic Council on Thursday. The Arctic Council, he said, will continue to be an important platform a...


Snapchats no longer have to disappear after 10 seconds

Given Facebook's vast size - it has 1.3 billion people who interact with the social network or one of its apps each day, compared with about 161 million users f...


Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

He's followed by Martin Truex Jr ., Chase Elliott , Joey Logano and Brad Keselowksi. Allgaier gave up the lead to Logano on a Logano crossover move, but Almir...


What to Know About the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower

The peak hourly rate for meteors in the Aquarid shower is 60 on May 5 and May 6. The Eta Aquarid shower occurs every year roughly late April to mid-May, and o...


Quake near Canada, Alaska border unsettles some

There have been 38 earthquakes that measured higher than six magnitudes since 1985-the year Earthquakes Canada started collecting information. Fortunately there...


Galaxy Note 8 rumoured to feature dual-camera and 6.4-inch display

According to Kuo, the Note 8 dual camera setup will have optical zoom of up to 3X with one wide-angle lens being 12MP and a second lens a 13MP telephoto lens. T...


NASA's Cassini 'successfully dives' between Saturn and its rings

The close-in dives are created to gather ultra high-quality data. NASA said Cassini came within about 1,900 miles of Saturn's cloud tops and about 200 miles f...