Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 16 2017

Amazon does 'great damage' to retailers

Amazon has been blamed by some investors for the rapid decline in traditional retail, but investors seemed to shrug off President's Trumps most recent claims along the ...

Aug 16 2017

Facebook redesigns news feed with larger link previews, circular profile photos

The redesign of the user interface is part of Facebook's efforts in improving the app's readability and navigation. Finally, after an action has been performed, Faceboo...

Aug 16 2017

Nokia 8 Will Put Up A Good Fight

The recent leaks suggested that the Nokia 8 will compete with the likes of iPhone 8 , Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . As per various media reports the Nokia 8 may carry a p...

Aug 16 2017

Facebook News Feed redesign adds Twitter-like circular icons

Facebook plans to improve how people navigate News Feed to create a more consistent experience. Facebook's comments redesign makes it easier to recognize threaded comme...

Aug 16 2017

Volcanoes Discovered Under Antarctica's Ice

Specifically, as the Guardian reports, 91 volcanoes have been discovered beneath West Antarctica's giant ice sheet, some up to 2.5 miles beneath the surface. "Naturally...

Aug 16 2017

Confirmed: Pixel 2 will have HTC U11-like squeezable frame

The filing includes screenshots that, while don't explicitly state the phone is made by HTC, it does show it's made in Taiwan, and the UI looks very much like an HTC phon...

Aug 16 2017

Essential Phone Has Turned Into The Tesla Of Smartphones

According to Bloomberg's Tim Culpan , FIH Mobile recently filed for a $3 million investment in Essential. The most interesting fact is that the company hasn't even shipp...

Aug 16 2017

The Aston Martin Station Wagon is About to Be a Thing

But while Aston has announced that it will build 99 shooting brakes, the same limited run as was commissioned for the coupe and the Volante , the cut-down speedster wi...

Aug 16 2017

Packard, Not Picard - HPE supercomputer heads to space, the final frontier

The space-bound " Spaceborne Computer " can accomplish one trillion calculations per second. Earth is protected against this radiation by magnetic fields but the further ...

Aug 16 2017

SWERY Announces The Good Life the First Game from His New Studio

The player takes on the role of Naomi, a photographer fresh out of NY now stuck in small town rural England. Is this why everyone in town is so happy? The Good Life's ...

Aug 16 2017

Cassini dips into Saturn's atmosphere

This would allow Cassini's instruments to gather unprecedented data near the cloud tops. According to experts NASA , during the 13 years that have come since the first r...

Aug 15 2017

Minnesota man, 94, builds pool for neighborhood kids after wife's death

After his wife passed away previous year, a retired district court judge chose to do something about the silence at his home. So in a town that has no outdoor public po...

Aug 15 2017

Huawei Mate 10 renders leak: Expected price over $1000

The objective of the HiSilicon is to manufacture the forthcoming processor in such a way that it would compete with the Exynos 8895 and the Snapdragon 835 processors....

Aug 15 2017

Google Allo finally gets a web app, but it's kind of pointless

For now, the web app is only compatible with the Android version of Allo , though iOS support should be coming around the bend shortly. Plus, the number of installs ...

Aug 15 2017

Qualcomm unveils its first depth-sensing camera technology for Android devices

Launched previous year, the Qualcomm Spectra Module Program was created to help customers accelerate time to market for devices with stunning image quality and advanced c...

Aug 15 2017

Smart locks rendered dumb by automatic update fail

For many Airbnb hosts, for example, these kinds of projects can make running an Airbnb easier and more convenient than passing around traditional keys. The back portion...

Aug 15 2017

HiQ wins preliminary injunction to scrape LinkedIn's data

HiQ Labs required access to the data, which is considered publicly available, to build algorithms created to predict employee behaviour through their social media activit...

Aug 15 2017

Middle-Earth Shadow of War's Endgame Explained

This is "Effectively a mini campaign, [taking] place after the game's story is concluded and players have conquered all of Mordor". If you are looking forward to the up...

Aug 15 2017

The #1 Mistake You're Making In Your Work Emails

Even though smiles communicate warmth and competence in person, a smiley could make the reader less likely to share as much information in their reply. Arik Cheshin, one ...

Aug 15 2017

Ford GT '67 Heritage Edition Premieres In Monterey

America's proudest moment as a country came in 1967, when Carroll Shelby's team of A. J. Foyt and Dan Gurney sent Ferrari's team home crying into their spaghetti bowls ...