Sci-tech

'PUBG' roadmap includes new maps and more stable gameplay

A new eight-kilometer by eight-kilometer map has also been confirmed, though further details weren't provided. Additionally, the developers will introduce new g...


Windows 10 Build 17618 is now available with major changes for Insiders

You can't install normal Windows programs on 10S, because the only software it can handle are UWP ( Universal Windows Platform ) apps from the Windows store . ...


W. Va teachers strike still on after Senate votes to trim deal

Gov. Jim Justice on Tuesday had announced that the teachers' strike, which had kept 300,000 students out of classrooms, had come to an end after four days whe...


Rob Gronkowski expected to return in 2018 after weighing future

What a surprise. The Patriots have scored another major victory this offseason. And that's apparently another reason that Gronkowski is considering leaving th...


ZTE is releasing a dual-screen smartphone

But the Chinese handset manufacturer still powers away and manages to produce some solid handsets at bargain bin prices. These feature a metal frame sandwiched ...


Nicer camera, static design, higher price — New Samsung phone

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is now available to pre-order in the United Kingdom, and we'll make sure that you get it for the cheapest price possible if you're grabb...


Asus introduces the new ZenFone 5 Lite, ZenFone 5 and ZenFone 5z

The Zenfone 5 has also been leaked featuring an Apple iPhone X-like notch which is reportedly called as "the lip". I'll give Asus this: LG is doing simi...


Sony teases its next Xperia phones ahead of MWC

Recent leaks suggest that Sony is preparing to announce the rumoured Xperia XZ2 at MWC 2018. In accordance with Sony , the organization is preparing to rel...


Officials searching for missing 11-year-old girl

The Hoffman Estates , Illinois, man she was with has been arrested. "I'm calling him a child sexual predator because that's what his behavior indicated", said ...


Burnout Paradise Remastered Races Onto PlayStation 4 & Xbox One March 16th

Burnout Paradise Cagney: Includes two brand new vehicles and additional "community" vehicle finishes plus online game modes. Burnout Paradise Remastered , a...


Samsung launch galaxy S9 phone beat iPhone X

Apart from an impressive camera system at the back, Nokia 8 Pro will also feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset . The Korean technology giant is expe...


Glass building at Apple headquarters causing headaches for employees

One of the defining features of the office, located on the stunning 175-acre campus, is the abundant use of glass panes. Every inch of this $5-billion buildin...


Amazon brings Alexa-to-Alexa calling & multi-room music to India

Echo devices are voice-controlled speakers designed entirely around the speaker's voice. In October 2017, the online store had introduced Echo devices to I...


Xiaomi May Launches MI TV on Valentine's Day

The new smartphone features a 5.99-inch FHD+ (2160x1080) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass for protection. In fact, the new Redmi...


You will soon be able to browse websites within your Gmail

Google is also bringing the format to Gmail to help make email messages more interactive. Google has announced Gmail AMP pages, which could allow for mor...


Apple HomePod sounds nice however not so good: critics

The 7-inch tall speaker ($349) can play music and podcasts, read you the news and control other connected devices in the home via built-in Siri voice assistant....


Secret Apple iOS code turns up online in major leak

The leak of such proprietary and confidential software could make it easier for hackers to find and exploit flaws in the operating system . The leak could pave...


Spider with a tail of 100 million years

The amber has often traveled to China, where dealers have been selling to research institutions. "Any sort of flagelliform appendage tends to be like an antenna...


PlayStation 4 to Get New Parental Controls, Notifications Management Features, and More

The child will receive notifications telling them when the time is about to expire so they can save and quit their game. There's also the option to add extr...


Indian shares edge lower for 2nd day ahead of budget

Investors were also miffed as the fiscal deficit target for FY2018 was extended to 3.5% of GDP in the Budget , from 3.2% pegged earlier. From the next fina...


Microsoft Cloud Growth Takes Sting Out Of Tax Charge

There are now 29.2 million consumer subscribers to Office 365, reports Microsoft . Redmond, Washington-based Microsoft reported second-quarter loss of $6...


Killer whales can 'talk' as scientists teach orcas to mimic human speech

Whales are among the few animals other than humans that can learn to produce a novel sound just by hearing it. The worldwide team behind the study included Pr...


Fb revamps privateness settings forward of strict new European Union legal guidelines

Facebook's privacy principles outline how the company approaches privacy, like giving users control of the data they own, and helping them understand how its us...


Watch Wednesday's SuperBlueBlood Moon Online at These Streaming Sites

Each lunar cycle, the moon passes through perigee - the point in its elliptical orbit closest to Earth. Institute Director Dr Anil Pandey said, "On the 31st, th...


Euroskeptic Zeman has poll edge as Czechs vote in runoff

The Czech president, Miloš Zeman , has been elected to a second five-year term after winning a runoff vote. Zeman backed Donald Trump for the U.S. He has b...


Blue Moon in Qatar skies next Wednesday

The full moon this Wednesday will be right around 224,000 miles from Earth, earning it the right to be called a super moon, at least according to Richard Nolle....


White House Eyes End of Funding for Space Station

Details of the budget haven't been finalized, but there are reports that indicate that this change will be included in the final budget. The wording in the draf...


Oceanic plastic trash conveys disease to coral reefs

The researchers, from James Cook University in Australia, found plastic on one-third of the reefs they surveyed in the region. Lamb said the good news in li...


The best features of Apple's new iOS 11.3 update

A lion, dragon, bear and talking skull are among the new Animoji available in Apple's forthcoming iOS 11.3 software update. A screenshot of the Health Rec...


Microsoft announces $189 classroom laptops and Office 365 dictation

Now, Microsoft is striking back against Google's domestic dominance, with a series of announcements created to make Windows PCs, Microsoft Office 365, and e...


Space race: Rocket Lab successfully sends rocket into orbit

It's a big development for the industry, meaning that smaller companies will now be able to have their satellites launched into orbit for a relative fraction of...


Nintendo hardware sold a combined 2.6M units in December alone

Interestingly combined sales of PS4 and Xbox One in their first fifty months on the market exceed the PS3/Xbox 360 generation by 18%, and the PS2/Xbox generatio...


South Korea could consider shutting down all local cryptocurrency exchanges

Bitcoin prices took a sharp downturn on Wednesday due to fears of a crackdown from South Korea, falling below $10,000, half the price of its peak a month ago. ...


Google unveils $30bn infrastructure investment plans

It's a big investment, though a drop in the bucket compared to the $30 billion Google has spent to date on improving its infrastructure over the past three year...


Mercedes-Benz G-Class video preview

The wheel arches and bumpers now form a more integral part of the body. Now measuring 4715mm long and 1881mm wide, it is still more compact than its Range Rove...


Google combines Android Pay and Google Wallet; Tez unaffected

The payment information will be saved in your Google account and will be available across all Google Products including Chrome web purchase, YouTube purchase ...


Airtel revises Rs 448 and Rs 509 packs to counter Jio

This plan revision comes just a couple of days after Reliance Jio announced ₹50 off on some of its prepaid plans while also offering 50% more data on some oth...


HMD Announces Nokia 6 (2018) With Upgraded Specs

It sports a circular shaped fingerprint scanner that sits below the rear camera . Packing 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM , the handset's inbuilt memory can be expanded v...


Secret SpaceX 'Zuma' launch scheduled for Sunday

SpaceX launched Zuma from its SLC-40 launch facility at Cape Canaveral in Florida, which was used instead of its other launch facility at Cape Canaveral because...


These are the Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2

On the face of it, there isn't much of a change in design from 2017's models, with slim bezels either side of the screen but relatively large ones top and botto...