Sci-tech

Blue Origin will perform a high-altitude abort test at 10AM ET

The rocket and crew capsule system is aimed at the suborbital tourism market, allowing paying customers to enjoy into a few minutes of zero-G flight prior to a ...


It is still hot and humid in Toronto

Besides the heat and humidity, Environment Canada is also calling for "very high" UV levels which means a higher risk of sunburn. A heat event for the Canada ...


Trump to announce Supreme Court pick on July 9

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has committed to confirming a nominee in the fall, which the Republican-controlled Senate should be able to do if...


Strawberry Moon Appears Tonight: Here's Who Will Have the Best View

It's been dubbed the Strawberry Moon because of the season when berries ripen. Astronomically, there isn't anything remarkable about tonight's full moon. Th...


Trump scraps Obama policy protecting oceans, Great Lakes

Obama had said that the incident pointed to the importance of marine environments and the need to create a sustainable use of water. Trump late Tuesday signed...


Cheap Carbon Capture Technology Might Make Our Climate Goals Possible

But those carbon-neutral fuels won't directly help to reduce carbon in the atmosphere (unless they're used in systems that capture carbon as well). Dr. By d...


Newest NASA Discoveries Could Boost Search For Ancient Life On Mars

Here on Earth , we associate methane with life, but it's a mystery what could be causing it on Mars. Organic matter can be one of several things: a record de...


Guatemala warns of greater activity after volcano explodes again

Thousands of people have been evacuated in Guatemala since Sunday, when Fuego's largest eruption in four decades shot hot gas and smoke 6.2 miles into the s...


Host Nation India Focuses On 'Beat Plastic Pollution' Theme

The event also saw Acting Director of Environment, Parks and Recreation Martinah binti Haji Tamit delivering a speech in which she touched on the theme " Beat P...


SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carries satellite into orbit

Monday's launch comes eight years to the day when SpaceX first successfully launched its Falcon 9 from the Cape. Instead, the stage simply fell back int...


Subtropical Storm Alberto forms; watches issued for U.S., Mexico, Cuba

The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Friday afternoon that the tropical storm watch has been issued from Indian Pass, Florida , westward to Gra...


Fast Growing Mega Black Hole Discovered by Researchers

The discovery of the new supermassive black hole was confirmed using the spectrograph on the ANU 2.3 meter telescope to split colors into spectral lines. RE...


Oneplus 6 Specification and Price Revealed before the launch

The device will be made available in three variants: 6GB RAM+64GB ROM, 8GB RAM+128GB ROM, and the top-end 8GB RAM+256GB ROM. Speaking to the addition of the n...


Nokia X6 with display notch, dual cameras launched: Price and features

In addition, HMD Global , the licensee of Nokia has implemented a dual rear camera module on the Nokia X6 for the first time. Recently, the device received ...


Honor 10 launched in India: Specifications, price and more

The smartphone inherits the colour changing glass design from the Huawei P20 series of smartphones, which gives this smartphone a unique look depending on t...


Explosive RAGE 2 Gameplay Trailer Released By Bethesda

Now that the first gameplay trailer has been released, it appears Rage 2 will be just as technically impressive as the original. After an asteroid decimat...


Google Fights Back At Oracle/ACCC Data Investigation

Blumenthal and Markey said they asked Google CEO Sundar Pichai for answers, but received a response that raised further questions about their "characterizatio...


Microsoft Launches Surface Hub 2

Do you remember the Surface Hub? The new Surface Hub software will support multi-user sign in, include native Microsoft Teams integration, and more. One of ...


Apple given permission to use drones to improve Apple Maps

A who's who of technology and aviation companies won US approval to push the edge of the envelope in drone flights, from testing people's tolerance for delive...


Here's what we've learned from Google I/O 2018 so far

As of now, the Google Assistant can take calls and make a booking at say, the hair saloon for the user, with the human at the other end having no inkling t...


Autofill passwords, app suggestions, and more

At the end of March, Google released the developer preview of Android P in Wear OS . You don't have to go to the recent apps view. According to the Google ...


Free NES Games, But It's Not Virtual Console

Due to this, Nintendo announced that the online service would be free until they were ready to announce a paid plan. Online chat services will still be ha...


Destiny 2: Warmind DLC out now

It will have the guardians heading back to Mars to explore the thawing ice caps and take on the Hive army. Destiny 2 Warmind , the second expansion to the fa...


Are Analysts Bullish Eland Oil & Gas PLC (LON:ELA) After Last Week?

The rating was maintained by Shore Capital with "Buy" on Thursday, November 9. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, August 18 with "Underperfo...


WARREN BUFFETT: Bitcoin is 'probably rat poison squared'

The recovery in the share prices makes it less opportune for Apple's corporate treasury to execute purchases as it proceeds with an additional $100 billion of b...


Instagram Makes Serious Money Moves With New Payment Feature

This means users will be able to navigate through the Whatsapp app, video call or chat with different people after playing a certain video and it will continu...


Apple iPhone X Becomes World's Best-Selling Smartphone in Q1 2018

Interestingly, Apple's previous generation, the iPhone 7 took fourth place on the chart with 5.6 Million units. Apple shipped 12.5 million iPhone 8 unit...


NASA Launches Latest Mission To Mars

The two CubeSats will separate from the Atlas V booster after launch and travel along their own trajectories to the Red Planet. "The scary part is when we get...


Prince William and Kate register new son Louis's birth

Although the royal couple's wealth is not confirmed , it is estimated to be very high. Alongside shy older brother Prince George , it was Charlotte who wave...


WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum leaving Facebook

He said he would still be "cheering WhatsApp on - just from the outside". According to the Washington Post , Koum's departure is the result of clashes over is...


IPhone X blamed for Apple's slow growth in smartphone sales

Which iPhone model are you looking forward to buy this year? But be rest assured, it's only the entry-level iPhone that will be ditching the 3D Touch featur...


Ford makes sharp cuts to USA sedan portfolio

That is on top of about $14 billion in efficiencies the company had already promised to achieve in the next several years. Ford Chief Financial Officer Bob S...


Facebook grows ad sales and active users

In total, 87 million users were affected. The social network's quarterly revenues grew 49% year-on-year to $11.9 billion, while its earnings per share (EP...


ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M1 with SD636, pure Android 8.1 Oreo launched

Advanced mobile performance At the heart of ZenFone Max Pro is the Snapdragon 636 Mobile Platform, which combines smooth, responsive performance with super...


Amazon India lists OnePlus 6 as coming soon

The smartphone is seen sporting what appears to be a ceramic back instead of traditional aluminum. Recently, OnePlus released a new teaser image which rev...


Sean Hannity built real estate empire with HUD aid while championing HUD

Hannity has a portfolio that obtained funding from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development, under the National Housing Act loan program, which w...


Nokia launches R3,999 Nokia 6 in South Africa

And if you're an Airtel customer, you get a cashback of Rs. 2000 when you buy the phone. Out of the two phones going on pre-orders today, we reviewed the Nokia...


Motorola announces its latest flagships; the G6 and E5

Moto "G6 Plus" , the report said, would come with a 5.9-inch display and a "unique dual smart camera system" with landmark recognition. "It has the same 5.7" ...


Terry Rozier's technical foul from Game 2 rescinded

A slight improvement from game 1 to 2 but when "some guy" named Terry Rozier manages to keep a consistent scoring total of 23 points for both games, you get ...


Over 3300 Android Apps on Google Play Store Are Improperly Tracking Kids

After developing an automated testing tool, researchers scanned nearly 6,000 family- and child-oriented Android applications in Google Play to identify poss...