Stories about Sci-tech

Jul 21 2017

Firefox Focus browser for Android hits a million downloads

If you are really concerned about your privacy, you should definitely check out the Firefox Focus browser on Google Play Store . Overall, the browser comes with an ext...

Jul 21 2017

Lyft says it will build its own driverless auto technology

Lyft's new division marks a change in the company's strategy as it shifts from partnerships to its own advancement of self-driving auto technology. Ride-hailing provide...

Jul 21 2017

Chandigarh Court rejects plea for abortion of 10-year-old rape survivor

In a strikingly similar case earlier this year, a court in the northern Indian state of Haryana permitted a 10-year-old girl who was 21 weeks pregnant to have an abortio...

Jul 21 2017

Ghost Recon Wildlands PVP Mode 'Ghost War' Open Beta Announced

Titled Ghost War, the Wildlands PvP game mode will be delivered to owners of the game for free later this year but Ubisoft has announced alongside a new gameplay traile...

Jul 21 2017

Effectively hedging the stocks in today's share market: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)

Markel Corp Hldg Co now has $13.91B valuation. (NASDAQ: ISRG ). Waddell Reed Fincl Incorporated invested in 235,724 shares or 0.33% of the stock. It has underperformed by...

Jul 21 2017

An interactive timeline of key moments in the Trump-Russia investigation

Trump also raised eyebrows by telling the Times that he would not have nominated Jeff Sessions to be attorney general if he had known that he was going to recuse himse...

Jul 21 2017

The Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Given "Buy" Rating at Piper Jaffray Companies

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $1026.87, up from yesterday's close by 0.24%. The stock increased 0.18% or $1.83 during the last trading session, re...

Jul 21 2017

RIL posts 8.6% growth in Q1 profit at Rs 8196 crore

It also said its revenues from refining increased 18.3% to Rs 66,945 crore from Rs 56,568 crore during the year-ago period, while its revenues from petrochemicals busines...

Jul 21 2017

Fionn Whitehead: "Dunkirk set the mood for the rest of the war"

Tim Lammers has his review . Nolan's story is told through three perspectives - The Mole (the ground) takes place over one week, The Sea takes place over one day...

Jul 21 2017

Facebook working on 'modular' hardware device

It will allow users can to swap different components onto a device as and when they're needed. Google was developing its own solution called Project Ara but chose to ...

Jul 21 2017

IPhone 9 could have a big, fast charging battery

These free-form batteries appeared hard to mass-produce at the time, but LG seems to have ironed out the glitches sufficiently to get the green light from Apple . Upbeat...

Jul 21 2017

Nokia 2 Entry-Level Smartphone Leaked in an Image

The Nokia 8 leak storm intensifies, which makes us believe that the handset will indeed be unveiled by the end of the month. From the leaked information, it was clear...

Jul 21 2017

Today's Google Doodle is about the Man who Predicted the Internet

In other words, the internet . After graduating with a PhD, McLuhan became a lecturer, and by the early 1950s was teaching at the University of Toronto. McLuhan's ph...

Jul 21 2017

Intel puts Movidius AI tech on a $79 USB stick

The Movidius Neural Compute Stick is available from RS Components for R1,836 excluding Value-Added Tax. Intel has revealed the Movidius Neural Compute Stick , a US...

Jul 21 2017

Apple Adds Disney, Pixar Characters to Clips

The posters include phrases such as 'In The City, ' 'True Love, ' and 'Best Day Ever'. All that Disney stuff aside, the most immediately useful change - for power users...

Jul 21 2017

Incredibly Rare NES Game Sells For $42000

Last year, ESPN The Magazine ran an extensive feature about the game's history and the collectors who covet it. The game was originally offered on eBay, but when the vi...

Jul 21 2017

OJ Simpson parole hearing robbery

Simpson, the former National Football League great and movie star, was acquitted in 1995 of killing his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman . Additionally, ...

Jul 21 2017

Derek Willis will get National Basketball Association shot with Detroit Pistons

He will likely be waived toward the end of camp, and then assigned to the Grand Rapids Drive . Willis averaged 11 minutes and 3.5 points per game in four summer league c...

Jul 21 2017

Adams Asset Advisors LLC Acquires 5700 Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

The total number of shares percentage held by insiders is about 0.03% while the number of Shares % held by institutions is 60.2%. About 8.66M shares traded. The stock of ...

Jul 21 2017

After Trump criticism, Sessions not planning to resign

Sessions said he's "totally confident that we can continue to run this office in an effective way". Jeff Sessions was the first Republican U.S. senator to endorse Do...