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, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates are pre... More..

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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..

Facebook's advertising revenue jumps 57% in 2016
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 | 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..

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..

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..

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 | 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..

USDA disavows gag-order emailed to scientific research unit
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

USDA disavows gag-order emailed to scientific research unit

Sharon Drumm, the chief of staff for USDA, stated in an email to Agriculture Research Service, USDA's research department, that starting immediately and until further notice, ARS will not release any public-f...More..

Elon Musk plans to start digging tunnels to beat traffic
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Elon Musk plans to start digging tunnels to beat traffic

Musk was back to talking tunnels Wednesday, when he tweeted that he's planning "to start digging in a month or so ". You're probably thinking that he's just kidding, again. We're already a cyborg, I mean y...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..

Chris Hogan plays big role in helping Patriots reach Super Bowl
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Chris Hogan plays big role in helping Patriots reach Super Bowl

Yes, a guy from Philly can stop the Patriots from winning their fifth Super Bowl . In the NFC Championship Game on Sunday afternoon, the Falcons dominated the Green Bay Packers , 44-21, at Georgia Dome. J...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Wolf 1061c: Search for alien life on nearby 'habitable' planet

Wolf 1061c orbits the star Wolf 1061 with two other planets and is in the goldilocks zone - an orbital region which is neither too hot, nor too cold to sustain life. Kane said when scientists look out for pla...More..

by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Global temperatures hit record high for the third year in a row

The new high marks the fifth time the global temperature record has been bested since 2005, NOAA added. The research shows that temperatures previous year were roughly 0.07 degrees Celsius warmer than they we...More..

Tesla cleared in fatal crash involving Autopilot
by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Tesla cleared in fatal crash involving Autopilot

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday that it did not find any safety defects in the auto that was involved in the May 7, 2016, crash, which was believed to be the first US death in a...More..

by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Earth Sets Warming Record for Third Straight Year

After continuous months of breaking warm temperature records - 2016 has been officially declared as one of the hottest years ever. NASA states that this development continues a decades-long warming trend th...More..

Shadows of Valentia remake launching on 3DS in May — Fire Emblem Echoes
by | Friday, January 20, 2017

Shadows of Valentia remake launching on 3DS in May — Fire Emblem Echoes

Unlike " Super Mario Run ", however, " Fire Emblem: Heroes " will be free rather than a premium app; players will be invited to make in-app purchases. Additionally, there will be "many other modes where you can...More..

Rep. King: Vladimir Putin Is an 'Enemy of the US'
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Rep. King: Vladimir Putin Is an 'Enemy of the US'

He added though that those behind the recent allegations on Trump have "no moral scruples". Moore pointed to a pair of longstanding allegations - namely, that Trump is mentally ill and that the Russian gove...More..

Betsy DeVos: Caring and Skilled Leader
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Betsy DeVos: Caring and Skilled Leader

Teachers unions accuse DeVos of an agenda to siphon off funds from already-struggling public schools. "She knows that in order to ensure the next generation of Americans can compete and lead the world, we have...More..

Trump's childhood home in New York City is going up for auction
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Trump's childhood home in New York City is going up for auction

This isn't the first time the home is going up for auction.Its original long-term owners had planned to auction off the home on October 19, but they made a decision to postpone the sale. "It's unique, and it ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

SpaceX Falcon 9 Successfully Launched

The rocket's first stage touched down upright on an unmanned drone ship miles offshore about 8 minutes later, a feat that SpaceX accomplished four times in 2016 and captured on the company's webcast. The acci...More..

Three female Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic golds
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Three female Chinese weightlifters stripped of Olympic golds

Liu Chunhong (69kg category), Cao Lei (75kg) and Chen Xiexia (48kg) have all tested positive for Human Growth Hormone-releasing peptide GHRP-2 and now lose the gold medals they claimed in Beijing. Now, it seems...More..

HTC puts AI at the heart of new U-series smartphones
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

HTC puts AI at the heart of new U-series smartphones

Body Design . The HTC Alpine or better known as the HTC U Play will have a Fingerprint Scanner embedded on its Home Button, something that most smartphone companies are implementing on their devices these d...More..

Giant Telescope to Search for Alien Life in Alpha Centauri
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Giant Telescope to Search for Alien Life in Alpha Centauri

Starshot, which was funded by billionaire Yuri Milner and physicist Stephen Hawking, will provide the money that will allow the infrared telescope to be adapted to better detect all the less visible planets, st...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Furyk won't rule out Ryder Cup player-captain role

Furyk had a 10-20-4 record in his nine Ryder Cup appearance, with more losses than any other American since the Ryder Cup began in 1927. "This is such an honor. I get chills thinking about the events that...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Sensex reclaims 27000, Nifty settles above 8350; Metal stocks gain

The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.16 per cent down in Tuesday's trade. In terms of investments, provisional data with exchanges showed that the foreign institutional investors (FIIs) sold stocks wor...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

China CPI Rises 2.1% In December

A construction and lending boom has boosted the prices of raw materials. The Producer Price Index (PPI) surged 5.5 percent from a year ago in December, the fastest pace since September 2011, according to Chin...More..

Sony unveils Glacier White PlayStation 4 Slim, coming this month
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Sony unveils Glacier White PlayStation 4 Slim, coming this month

I think you'll find that the Glacier White version of the new DualShock 4 looks just as spiffy. I'd be tempted to buy a new colour variation should it be packaged with decent games and at a solid price. The lat...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

VR product not going to be unveiled at CES 2017

The company say they'll be supporting the launch of the TPCast wireless adapter, a graduate of HTC's recent incubator program for the Vive. Vive Tracker was also announced at the session, a new device that wi...More..

Tesla starts battery cell production at gigafactory
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Tesla starts battery cell production at gigafactory

The lithium-ion battery cells that are entering production today will first be used in Tesla's Powerwall 2 and Powerpack 2. When Tesla's new "2170" battery cell will be added to its vehicles, which is expec...More..

Police search for 6-year-old missing since New Year's Eve
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Police search for 6-year-old missing since New Year's Eve

Metz said bloodhounds looking for the boy didn't get good results but a scent picked up by a specialized dog led to the pond not far from David's home. "And even though we don't have a positive identification y...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Nintendo Switch issue may stop gamers in their tracks

Due to the game's heavy online focus, don't expect that Overwatch will release on Nintendo Switch - at least not in time for the console's launch. Nintendo even provides step-by-step guides for remov...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

China for Peaceful Use of Outer Space

The white paper also repeated a plan to launch its first Mars probe by 2020 and to land the first probe ever on the dark side of the moon in 2018, but gave no details about a previously mooted goal of landing a...More..

by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Carrie Fisher's mother Debbie Reynolds says she remains in stable condition

She said: 'Carrie is in a stabel condition. MORE: Celebrities share thoughts, prayers for Carrie Fisher following cardiac arrest Fisher is best known for her role as Princess Leia in the classic film series...More..

Midwest showdown: Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Midwest showdown: Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field

Tom Brady threw for three touchdown passes in less than three quarters, LeGarrette Blount ran for two touchdowns and Stephen Gostkowski kicked the 300th field goal of his National Football League career, leadin...More..

Which Facts Are Hidden Behind Presidents Barack Obama's Name To Vibrant Fish
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Which Facts Are Hidden Behind Presidents Barack Obama's Name To Vibrant Fish

The reef-dwelling fish was discovered during an expedition in the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, a reserve located in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands that President Obama dramatically expanded ea...More..

California DMV Shuts Down San Francisco's Self-Driving Uber Vehicles
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

California DMV Shuts Down San Francisco's Self-Driving Uber Vehicles

Determined to make the ride-hailing company play by the same rules as others who test autonomous vehicles in the state, the California Department of Motor Vehicles revoked registrations Wednesday for the 16 aut...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Cavs's Announce JR Smith Has Fractured Thumb

CP24 stated that Smith got hurt during the second quarter of Tuesday night's game in Milwaukee and did not return after the halftime of the game, however, Cavs won with a score of 114-108 for an overtime. "The...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson won't commit to playing this week

Peterson previously asserted he would play if the Vikings had a chance to make the playoffs, which was not unexpected. Roste threw for 2,362 yards, 25 touchdowns and eight interceptions on 168-of-290 passing ...More..

ME electoral vote had surprises. They had little to do with Trump
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

ME electoral vote had surprises. They had little to do with Trump

But Trump received one elector because he won more votes in the state's second congressional district. On Monday, Maine's four Electoral College Delegates will cast their ballots to officially elect the next ...More..

Netflix's Twitter account breached by hackers
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Netflix's Twitter account breached by hackers

We will be reaching out to Netflix for comment, though I am sure we won't get one until this is all resolved. The full message, which can be seen below, was followed by a secondary tweet that invited Twitter ...More..

Pregnancy Changes the Brain to Prepare for Motherhood
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Pregnancy Changes the Brain to Prepare for Motherhood

It is unclear what those changes mean at a practical level, however, the findings suggest that gray matter shrinkage in specific parts of the brain may somehow affect women's maternal instincts ― partly bec...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Drone video captures killer whales eating a shark alive

The experts underline that those weren't just any orcas, but offshore killer whales . The video, captured by photographer Slater Moore using a drone camera during a whale-watching trip in the Monterey Bay,...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Blake Griffin to undergo minor knee surgery

The surgery will be "minor", the Vertical's Shams Charania reported Sunday. Griffin is now averaging 21.2 points, 8.8 rebounds and 4.7 assists for the 20-8 Clippers. Griffin played in 35 games a season ago af...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

US intelligence agencies feuding with Republicans over Russian hacking

In an interview with NPR , President Obama said he had already spoken to Russian President Vladimir Putin about the incidents of hacking, adding that the USA must take action if and when foreign governments ...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Verizon changes its mind on breaking your Samsung Galaxy Note7

If you have a Galaxy Note 7 (regardless of carrier) you can still return or exchange it before the software update hits your phone. An image shared with The Verge shows an alert sent out to a Note 7 owner i...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Twitter now lets you do livestreaming video

How Do This Live Video Streaming Works? Hey, guess what you can do on Twitter now? Audience members within a live video on Twitter can interact with the broadcaster by commenting and sending hearts to s...More..