Sci-tech

Allo for web arrives, but only available for Chrome browser for now

It should be noted that this is not a standalone web portal for the Allow messaging service (like we saw with Hangouts). On a related note (and since I starte...


Perseid meteor shower 2017

In the United Kingdom, it will peak at around 11.05pm on Saturday 12 August and should be visible from most areas. "Usually in the United Kingdom we are eithe...


Samsung earns record profit on surging semiconductor business

Net profit increased to KRW 11.05 trillion from KRW 5.85 trillion a year ago, as sales rose 20 percent to KRW 61.00 trillion. Samsung's operating profit reach...


The Last Killer Whale Born In Captivity At SeaWorld Has Died

A dedicated team of vets and care staff spent the last three days providing critical care for Kyara , but despite their best efforts the whale passed away. K...


Google Glass returns with a focus on enterprises

After two years in development, Glass Enterprise Edition is now available to businesses through a network of partners. The Glass Enterprise Edition glasse...


Doom 6.66 Patch Unlocks All Multiplayer DLC; Price Dropped

DOOM is delivering a treat for new players and veterans alike with its latest update . Additional improvements arriving with the 6.66 update include overh...


Volatility In Oil Market Could Affect 2017 Budget Implementation - Kachikwu

The French oil and gas company Total reported that it had signed an agreement with Qatar Petroleum and received a 30 percent share in the concession of the Al-S...


Home Run Derby: What time it starts and what channel it's on

That's more been a myth than an actual trend, but it's still interesting to see that Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger are competing. They offer a week long fr...


Moon sighted, Eid-ul-Fitr on Sunday: Peshawar's Masjid Qasim Khan

Prophet Muhammad is believed to have received the first revelation of the Holy Quran during this month. São Paulo - The end of Ramadan will be celebrated ...


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'...