Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 21 2017

Killer robots: Experts warn of 'third revolution in warfare'

Tesla's Elon Musk and Google's Mustafa Suleyman are among a group of founders to call for a ban on the development and use of autonomous weapons - otherwise known a...

Aug 21 2017

Eclipse of the sun ready to roll

That's the only time it's safe to view the eclipse without protection. Still, witnessing totality - when the sun is completely obscured by the moon - is best done...

Aug 21 2017

How to build your own pinhole eclipse viewer

To make it, you cut the pizza box in half, put a one-inch round hole in the top piece, and tape a piece of foil over the hole. If you want to experience Monday's eclipse ...

Aug 21 2017

Keeping Safety in Mind During the Solar Eclipse

On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will be visible from the contiguous United States. Totality will begin near Lincoln City, Oregon, cross the states of Idaho, Montana...

Aug 20 2017

Under Armour, Intel CEOs Are Latest to Resign From Trump Council

Frazier's decision followed Trump's remarks after the violence in Charlottesville , which broke out at a white supremacist rally. In February, former Uber CEO Travis ...

Aug 20 2017

Catch total-eclipse coverage on TV, online

Besides being able to see visible stars, the temperature is expected to drop at totality by about 10 degrees, she said. It serves as yet another warning to viewers to w...

Aug 20 2017

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' won't get more single-player content

This confirms a DLC cancellation rumor dug up by Kotaku back in June. BioWare vowed to fixMass Effect: Andromeda's numerous teething troubles shortly after launch...

Aug 20 2017

Solar eclipse viewer DIY using Pizza Hut box

A reflection of the eclipse will pay out on the paper inside the box. You're done! When you look through the right side of the box with your back to the sun. To make su...

Aug 20 2017

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Releases Its Launch Trailer

The update will be rolled out to " Uncharted " fans on August 22 and will introduce new skins for popular franchise characters Chloe and Nadine. If you are a fan of Unch...

Aug 20 2017

Joining a presidential council gets you access. Quitting it risks public shaming

President Trump says CEOs who quit his manufacturing council are " grandstanders " - and he says he doesn't need them anyway. "Under Armour engages in innovation and sp...

Aug 20 2017

Monterey 2017: Fux Fuchsia McLaren 720S

For the 2017 edition, the company of Woking notably brings this 720S developed in its department MSO (McLaren Special Operations), at the request of a customer particul...

Aug 20 2017

Trading Notes - Active Stock Recap on Shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The dividend will be $0.390 per share for the quarter or $1.56 on an annualized basis. About 816,507 shares traded. General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD) has risen 36.41...

Aug 20 2017

Trump blasts CEOs who quit White House panel

The AFL-CIO, a federation of labor unions that represent 12.5 million workers, said it was considering pulling its representative on the committee. A new White House stat...

Aug 20 2017

Asked to serve, some CEOs say no more to Trump

Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank speaks at a press conference in 2012. Tesla CEO Elon Musk resigned from the manufacturing council in June, and two oth...

Aug 19 2017

Here's when the solar eclipse will peak in our Capital City

TELUS Spark told Global News Thursday they sold out of the glasses, which are in high demand, more than a week ago. The Maximum Eclipse in the the Tri-State (91 per...

Aug 19 2017

Google will introduce the next version of Android on Monday

To recall, past year most of us were cheering for "Nutella" instead of "Nougat", but Google took the road less travelled and named the version Nougat, while disappointing...

Aug 19 2017

Trump just congratulated Kim Jong Un for not attacking America

He said that the "alternative would have been both catastrophic and unacceptable!" The head of the USA military said during a visit to Beijing that it was increasingl...

Aug 19 2017

China urges US, North Korea to 'hit the brakes'

Trump's praise for Kim's decision comes less than a week before the start of joint military drills between the United States and South Korea. Trump says: "The alterna...

Aug 19 2017

IOS 11's 'Cop Button' Will Secure Your Device from Police

The new iPhone 8 looks fascinating, and it also fits the hand perfectly. Here, iOS users can switch on Auto Call, which automatically calls the local emergency servic...

Aug 19 2017

Three-mile asteroid is the largest Earth-buzzing object NASA's ever seen

Since 1998, more than 16,000 NEOs have been recorded passing closely to earth. While asteroids fly past Earth on a regular basis, they're usually only a few meters wide...