Cassini's first dive between Saturn and its rings successful

About 10 minutes later, another set of signals confirmed that Cassini was beaming science and engineering data across more than 750 million miles of space from the Saturn system to Earth. Missing some content? Care to comment? The blue arcs represe... More..

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by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Xbox Boss Talks About A Netflix For Games, "Upping" First-Party Investment

As well as showing what games are going to look like when given the 4K Project Scorpio treatment. Microsoft not only needs to showcase mind-blowing Project Scorpio visuals, but present gamers with moving st...More..

BlackBerry KEYone goes on sale at Selfridges
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

BlackBerry KEYone goes on sale at Selfridges

Vodafone UK has also confirmed that it will be selling the BlackBerry KEYone "soon". It will then be available unlocked in the US from May 31, priced at $549 and compatible with both GSM and CDMA networks. Each...More..

Google to Limit Offensive, Inaccurate Search Results
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Google to Limit Offensive, Inaccurate Search Results

Deliberately misleading information, as well as outright fabrications, plagued the 2016 US presidential primary season and election. Google also has reprogrammed a popular feature to omit derogatory suggestio...More..

State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago

The State Department didn't respond to a request for comment Monday. Jordan Libowitz of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington said the post "reads nearly like an ad for Mar-a-Lago". The Share...More..

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Philly set to welcome NFL draft in grand way

They have a projected foursome at wide receiver (Alshon Jeffery, Torrey Smith, Jordan Matthews, and Nelson Agholor) that has a chance to be very good. Couple that with his mediocre height , short arms, and sma...More..

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing

Steve Stephens , the so-called "Facebook killer", sparked a multi-state manhunt after he brazenly gunned down a Cleveland man at random, recording the encounter on his phone and uploading the video to Face...More..

Nintendo SNES Mini Version In The Works, Pre-Christmas Launch Expected
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Nintendo SNES Mini Version In The Works, Pre-Christmas Launch Expected

It's something I genuinely hope will happen, especially given that the Super Nintendo wasn't officially released here in South Africa. A source of Eurogamer .net very close to the house of Kyoto has confir...More..

Google plans to launch its own ad-blocker in Chrome
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Google plans to launch its own ad-blocker in Chrome

The term "unacceptable" in the ad standards referred to pop-up ads, autoplay videos, and "prestitial" ads. It is said that Google's approach would focus on unacceptable ad types that violate the recently-re...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas Pushes To Carry Out Executions, Fighting Court Rulings And The Clock

A spokesman for the attorney general said Monday the request had been denied but later retracted the comment and said the request was pending, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports . State officials, in a fili...More..

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical attack
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria chemical attack

Foreign policy experts say the USA bombing of Syria was done in part to deflect attention from the president's growing list of problems at home, from the investigation of his campaign's alleged ties with Russ...More..

Man filmed leaping into frozen lake to save his canine companion
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Man filmed leaping into frozen lake to save his canine companion

Good samaritans try to help great white shark in Santa CruzThey both made it out safely but were soaked and shivering. A witness told police that he went out onto the ice to rescue his dog and was unable to g...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal

Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt, right, celebrates with Jordan Thompson of Australia after he won over Jack Sock of the U.S.at the Davis Cup World Group Quarterfinal in Brisbane , Australia , Friday, Ap...More..

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in UK
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Amazon launches Fire TV Stick in UK

The UK is the first worldwide region to offer the latest Fire TV Stick, which will cost about £40 (RM220) and comes with the Alexa Voice Remote. News on two fronts for Amazon Fire TV users. To activate our f...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8: How To Arrange Home Screen Icons
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8: How To Arrange Home Screen Icons

A number of smartphone makers including Samsung's archrival, Apple, have equipped their top-notch flagships with dual rear cameras and Samsung was expected to follow suit and launch its Galaxy S8 with such a ca...More..

More room to reply: Twitter excludes usernames from its 140-character limit
by | Sunday, April 02, 2017

More room to reply: Twitter excludes usernames from its 140-character limit

This update is rolling out now on twitter .com as well as on Twitter for iOS and Android. The company will now let users express in more than 140 characters. In the last fiscal quarter, the company added jus...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Ms. Pac-Man takes over Google Maps for April Fool's Day

Last year, Google used the original Pac-Man and chose to go with his female counterpart this year. And don't expect it to last long- we're coming up on April Fools' Day, a common source for pranks by the inte...More..

Uber pulls out of Denmark citing toughening cab standards
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Uber pulls out of Denmark citing toughening cab standards

Uber is closing its operation in Denmark, after it said new rules due to come into force in the country will make its operation "untenable". But Uber spokesman Kristian Agerbo said the proposed law was "go...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Launch, Land, Launch - SpaceX Tries Reusing Its Rocket

The reuse of one of its rockets is a huge milestone for SpaceX , one that will basically prove the viability of the business strategy underpinning its very existence, and have a huge impact on the overall di...More..

Facebook Debuts Snapchat-Style Stories, and People Are Not Impressed
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Facebook Debuts Snapchat-Style Stories, and People Are Not Impressed

Reactive effects, by Facebook's own description, allow you to "interact with dynamic objects", in your photos and videos, while style effects will apply special artistic filters to them. NEW YORK (AP) — Face...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ford investing $1.2B in 3 Michigan plants, adding 130 jobs

Joseph Hinrichs, Ford's president for the Americas, said in an interview that the company reached out to Trump shortly before 8 a.m. this morning about the announcement, so it is unclear what prompted the presi...More..

Nintendo Prefers Super Mario Run's Payment Model To Fire Emblem Heroes'
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Nintendo Prefers Super Mario Run's Payment Model To Fire Emblem Heroes'

Despite that Nintendo has no plans to completely run the freemium model and considers Fire Emblem Heroes isolated, they would still prefer the model of Super Mario Run , at least that is what was stated by one...More..

White House scoffs at CNN report on alleged Russian collusion
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

White House scoffs at CNN report on alleged Russian collusion

The issue of leaked information was one way the Republicans on the committee tried to change the focus of the hearings , particularly Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC. The previous US administration groundlessly blamed t...More..

Along with 110 Other Solar System Bodies, Says Study
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Along with 110 Other Solar System Bodies, Says Study

Controversy surrounding the downgrading of Pluto's status to that of a dwarf planet has never really subsided since its demotion in 2006 and now one scientist is determined to change how we think about Pluto an...More..

See Mass Effect Andromeda Collector's Edition RC Nomad Unboxed
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

See Mass Effect Andromeda Collector's Edition RC Nomad Unboxed

What's more , if you like the look of this plastic RC marvel, you can win this very one when we live stream some Mass Effect Andromeda on Monday 20th March over on our Twitch channel . Following Andromeda's...More..

United Nations chief wants report on 'apartheid' Israel taken off web
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

United Nations chief wants report on 'apartheid' Israel taken off web

In her announcement, Khalaf accused what she called "powerful member states" of using intimidation tactics to force the removal of the report. When Guterres instructed her on Thursday morning to withdraw th...More..

Hyundai Recalls 1M Sonatas Over Seat Belt Concerns
by | Friday, March 17, 2017

Hyundai Recalls 1M Sonatas Over Seat Belt Concerns

Hyundai says in government documents that a fastener for a seat belt anchor may not have been fully latched during assembly. One of those incidents resulted in an unspecified minor injury. Hyundai issued a re...More..

Jeff Bezos' new rocket has its first customer
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Jeff Bezos' new rocket has its first customer

According to the company, the new partnership with Blue Origin fits with its strategy to contract launch services from multiple providers in order to secure access to space and partner with launch providers ...More..

Italy's Etna volcano erupts in eastern Sicily, poses no danger so far
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Italy's Etna volcano erupts in eastern Sicily, poses no danger so far

Despite being visible from as far away as Catania and Taormina, experts say this latest eruption is not risky. The volcano's eruptions have been known to last anywhere from days to weeks . But it came to lif...More..

by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Lakers, Jose Calderon exploring buyout

Calderon and the Lakers will need to finalize the buyout by Wednesday as that is the last day that players can be released and maintain their playoff eligibility. Calderon only appeared in 24 games this season,...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Finn Balor Returns To WWE NXT, Helps Nakamura Take Out Bobby Roode

Nakamura's unrivaled charisma captivated the WWE Universe on arrival and his match with Sami Zayn at NXT TakeOver: Dallas set the tone for what fans could later expect for the former IWGP World Champion. He...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Unidentified sea creature washes up on Philippines beach

A year ago in December, a huge mass washed up ashore in New Zealand. Five more oarfish were found on the northern coast of Mindanao in the days following. This has people wondering if these sea creatures real...More..

by | Friday, February 24, 2017

SpaceX Tried (And Failed) To Dock Its Cargo Pod On The ISS

However, as cool as the Flacon 9 landing was, the launchpad used by the Falcon 9 is something even more special. An abort was triggered by onboard computers on Dragon at 3:25 a.m. The launch of a Drago...More..

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Gets Steam & Xbox One Release
by | Friday, February 24, 2017

Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Gets Steam & Xbox One Release

The upcoming release was announced yesterday by Capcom, which co-published the title with Microsoft. It's also got a fairly hefty launch discount. The Steam version of the game does not take advantage of ...More..

Miami Dolphins to release LT Branden Albert, source says
by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Miami Dolphins to release LT Branden Albert, source says

The Dolphins aren't keeping left tackle Branden Albert , but they found out quickly that there was sufficient interest in him elsewhere that they might get something for him. Tunsil did some fill-in work at th...More..

Snapchat parent company stock valuation at $22.2-B
by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Snapchat parent company stock valuation at $22.2-B

The valuation is near the low end of $20 billion to $25 billion range that Snap has initially targeted but it would still crown Snap as the largest USA -listed tech offering since Chinese e-commerce giant A...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

More than 200 whales swim away after New Zealand stranding

The warning follows good news today, where a number of whales were successfully refloated - with the help of authorities and members of the public - after they beached themselves this morning. Farewell Spit, a ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

AI Predicts Autism From Infant Brain Scans

By scanning the brains of babies whose siblings have autism, researchers say they have been able to make reasonably accurate forecasts about which of these high-risk infants will later develop autism themselves...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

ISRO successfully launched record 104 satellites including Cartosat-2 in single mission

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C37 left Earth sharp at 9:28 am from the launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. 96 American and one each satellite from Israel, Kazakhstan, Netherlands, Switzerl...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Uber Hires NASA Veteran to Work On Flying Car Project

If Uber has anything to do with it, that will one day be a reasonable request. In October, Uber said that it wanted to look into flying auto development in an effort to continue pushing the transportation...More..

by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Macy's Inc (M) Stock Spikes on Sale Rumors

Besides its eponymous department store in Canada, Hudson's Bay also owns and operates Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor. The paper also said there was no certainty anything would come of these talks. Ahead of...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Senator: Army Corps will resume construction of Dakota Access pipeline

The North Dakota Republican cheered the announcement and called Trump "a man of action". Cleanup is now underway at the encampment where pipeline opponents have protested for months. Though many activists l...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

'Lost continent' discovered under Indian Ocean

However, after the researchers performed a study on the rocks of the island they found zircons that were 3 billion years old. Although Mauritius is only 8 million years old, some zircon crystals on the is...More..

Tesla, BMW fall short in electric vehicle crash tests
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Tesla, BMW fall short in electric vehicle crash tests

Measurements from the dummy indicated that injuries to the head, along with the lower right leg, would be possible in a real-world crash of the same severity, the group noted. While the Volt and the Prius Prime...More..

Ban Ki-moon rules out presidential run
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Ban Ki-moon rules out presidential run

Ban did not formally announce his presidential bid, but indicated a strong willingness to run in the election even before his return to Korea on January 12 after 10 years of service at the world body. He was cr...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Facebook's advertising revenue jumps 57% in 2016

Analysts on average had expected total ad revenue of $8.31 billion, according to research firm FactSet StreetAccount. Facebook's sales for the December quarter totaled $8.8 billion, up more than 50% from th...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Trump Orders New Military Strategy to Defeat ISIS

Donald Trump has ordered his generals and security advisors to deliver him within a month a plan on how to defeat Isis. "The Plan shall include... identification of new coalition partners in the fight again...More..

NASA Opens Exhibit on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 1 Fire
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

NASA Opens Exhibit on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 1 Fire

The families of Grissom, White and Chaffee got an early look Wednesday evening at the display at the visitor complex, and liked what they saw. A version of the hatch after it was redesigned is also showcased as...More..

Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuit Against Hundreds Over Traditional Land
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Drops Lawsuit Against Hundreds Over Traditional Land

Zuckerberg-controlled companies filed eight so-called quiet title lawsuits in a Kauai court on December 30 requesting the forced sales at public auction to the highest bidder. Hart is encouraging people who att...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Tesla just ramped up its Autopilot system

Tesla had said in the past that drivers must acknowledge that Autopilot is an "assist feature" that requires both hands on the wheel at all times, and they must be prepared to take over at any time. Now, they c...More..