Stories about Sci-tech

Jul 31 2017

Apple Going Long On OLED For iPhone

Apple is believed to have ordered 160 million screens from its main rival, but appears to have grown concerned about becoming overly reliant on a company with which it...

Jul 31 2017

PLAYERUNKNOWN Tops Steam Player Counts for a Non-Valve Game

Yesterday, the sales tracking site reckons around 481,304 players took to Bluehole's open world battle royale murder grounds-a figure which elevates it above the likes of...

Jul 31 2017

Kenya: Police Find Vehicle of Missing IEBC ICT Boss Chris Musando

Earlier on Friday at about 10pm, Mr Musando, who is in charge of ICT systems and data centre support, was seen at Anniversary Towers, the electoral agency's headquarters....

Jul 31 2017

Samsung Overtakes Intel As World's Largest Chipmaker

This is largely in part to the company's more diverse chip portfolio, which includes offerings for mobile devices, IoT, and smart vehicles. One company that's more than...

Jul 31 2017

Facebook Shuts Down Artificial Intelligence That Created Own Language No Human Understands

Researchers took the AI offline following the discovery that it has been creating its own language which was not understandable to humans. Dhruv Batra, a Georgia Tech r...

Jul 31 2017

Finally, Jeep Compass SUV Launched in India | Know Booking, Specifications & Price

The parent company of Jeep, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has invested around Rs 1800 crore for producing the vehicle within India. The Jeep Compass is priced between Rs ...

Jul 31 2017

Nokia 8 Engineering Machine Pops Up Online, Priced At 4500 Yuan ($660)

The smartphone will also be receiving the future Android O and Android P software updates later this year and in 2018, respectively, as announced by HMD Global during t...

Jul 31 2017

Killing Floor 2 Will Run at 1800p on Xbox One X

The PS4 Pro and Xbox One X versions of Killing Floor 2 both run at 1800p but the Pro version uses checkerboarding where as the Xbox One X version does not. Elder ...

Jul 31 2017

Roomba creator reportedly looking to sell maps of users' homes

The news alarmed digital rights advocates, who said the commodification of such data could violate consumers' privacy. "There's an entire ecosystem of things and servic...

Jul 31 2017

This is what AMD's Radeon RX Vega video card looks like

We are out at SIGGRAPH learning about AMD's upcoming Radeon RX Vega GPUs and Ryzen Threadripper processors at the moment. The keen eyed among you will note the full m...

Jul 31 2017

Lavrov tells Tillerson Russia ready to normalize relations with US

The U.S. Statement Department says that the United States will ensure its messages to Russia , Iran and North Korea are clearly understood with a package sanctions a...

Jul 30 2017

US Senate approves new sanctions on Russian Federation

Signing the measure would dilute his power. The sanctions measure has already passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 419-3. "We waited for quite some time tha...

Jul 30 2017

International Tiger Day 2017 observed

Tiger habitats-including prime reserves and corridors-continue to be under threat", Prerna Singh Bindra, a veteran wildlife conservationist and author of "The Vanishing",...

Jul 30 2017

Partita la Soyuz con il 60enne italiano Paolo Nespoli

I tre resteranno in orbita sei mesi, fino a dicembre . Il risultato è frutto dell'esperienza acquisita - nel 2007 ha partecipato alla missione Esperia e nel 2010 a que...

Jul 30 2017

DNA tests prove Lebanese are direct descendants of ancient Phoenicians

What is known about the Canaanites is that they lived and traded along the eastern coast of the present-day Mediterranean, a region that was known as the Levant. Dr Cla...

Jul 30 2017

Apple removes VPN apps from China App Store

China has been cracking down on virtual private networks , which enable people to get around the country's infamous internet filter dubbed the Great Firewall. Responding...

Jul 29 2017

US navy 'fired warning shots near Iran vessels' in Persian Gulf

The Iranian vessels ignored the flares, and the USA ships later left the area, CNN reported. DUBAI-Iran said Saturday that a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier fired warnin...

Jul 29 2017

AMD releases its biggest Radeon driver update of the year

On that topic, AMD today is also launching the Radeon Software Vanguard Beta Tester program. In addition to these updates, Radeon Settings got a slight overhaul wit...

Jul 29 2017

'First exomoon may have been discovered'

Researchers have announced the possible discovery of the first-ever exomoon - that is, the first moon spotted outside of our own solar system. To spot an alien moon is ...

Jul 29 2017

Police and Family Fun at National Night Out on August 1

And ultimately, events like this help us recognize that rather than fearing or antagonizing each other, our community is much better off when we see the other as partners...