Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 18 2017

UI to host two solar eclipse viewing stations on campus August 21

The eclipse will be visible in Iowa City beginning at 11:46 a.m., reach maximum eclipse at 1:12 p.m., and end at 2:37 p.m. Sheffielders will be able to gaze up to the ...

Aug 18 2017

Apple Adds Touch ID-Deactivating "Cop Button" to iOS 11

It unintentionally (or maybe intentionally) functions as a shortcut for disabling the sensor. For better perspective, the system used to earlier disable the Touch ID ...

Aug 18 2017

Skype's new mobile design arrives on the desktop for Windows 10 testers

If you are joining the preview from a previous version of Skype you will probably notice the new chat media gallery right away. In addition, group calls in Skype now ...

Aug 18 2017

Eye experts warn of long-term dangers after staring at solar eclipse

That's even by looking at the sliver of the sun peeking out from behind the moon. Schools are warning parents of the dangers of letting your child watch the solar ecli...

Aug 18 2017

Solar Eclipse forecast: Will we see it in Northeast Ohio?

The most recent solar eclipse was on February 26, 1979, but it only crossed above five states in the northwest. Well, thing is the only safe time to look directly...

Aug 18 2017

What you need to know about the solar eclipse

Here's an animation from NASA of the shadow of the eclipse as it passes over Ohio. As the Moon moves between the Sun and the Earth, the Moon's shadow is cast on the E...

Aug 18 2017

Quake Champions hits Early Access for $30 on August 22

The game is wrapping up closed beta and, starting August 22nd, players can join up by purchasing a a " Champions Pack". Players who want to jump in and frag their wa...

Aug 18 2017

3 more protesters arrested after toppling Confederate statue in Durham

Demonstrators on the ground then used the rope to pull the bronze Confederate soldier from its pedestal as a crowd cheered. American protesters have toppled a Conf...

Aug 17 2017

Twitter to live stream the solar eclipse chase across the US

Here is more information about safely viewing the solar eclipse . The Press & Journal did not attempt to verify whether any or all of these vendors still have the glas...

Aug 17 2017

Xiaomi Redmi 5X Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison

It's released a poster announcing an August 21 event where it'll launch the handset at 7:30 pm China Time. In terms of design, the smartphone features a fingerprint scann...

Aug 17 2017

BMW Z4 Concept Fully Leaked And It's Gorgeous

Shown on the 18th green of The Lodge At Pebble Beach Golf Course during Monterey Car Week , the concept car previewed the production roadster that BMW says is coming...

Aug 17 2017

PlayStation 4 system software 5.0 details revealed, 1080p 60fps Twitch and more

Other changes include enhanced friend list management , the ability for PS4 Pro owners to stream at 1080p 60fps on Twitch, the ability to turn off messages while playing...

Aug 17 2017

Brian Krzanich, Intel's Boss, Resigns From White House Manufacturing Panel

Frazier stepped down as a member President Donald Trump's American Manufacturing Council . Pressure from the business community had been intensifying this week fol...

Aug 17 2017

So you want to watch the eclipse?

This is the first total coast-to-coast solar eclipse since 1918 - before the interstate highway system even existed. Put on those certified eclipses viewing glasse...

Aug 17 2017

Trump attorney shares email that claims Robert E. Lee 'saved America'

Yesterday during Donald Trump 's outrageous press conference , POTUS compared the controversial removal of Confederate General Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottes...

Aug 17 2017

Rape victim, 10, gives birth to daughter after being denied abortion

The girl alleges she was raped several times in the past seven months by her uncle, who has been arrested. According to RTE , it was reported that the girl was unaware...

Aug 17 2017

Asus launches new Zenfone 4 series smartphones in Taiwan

As for the ZenFone 4 Max and 4 Max Pro, their main goal is keeping the lights on for days in a row, not just hours, or even charging other devices. Starting the things of...

Aug 17 2017

Amazon expands monetization program for Alexa developers

Users can also ask about shows on any Freeview channel for either now or the following day. The program is still only available to developers who publish their Skills in ...

Aug 17 2017

Scientists solve the mystery of the 'Frankenstein dinosaur'

Using a comprehensive dataset to analyse more than 450 anatomical characteristics of early dinosaurs, they were able to place the creature in the dinosaur family tree . ...

Aug 17 2017

Google testing 'Search Lite' app in developing markets w

With increasing number of apps, users end up using a whole lot of data than what they originally intend to . There is Facebook Lite , Microsoft's own set of apps and now...