Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 28 2017

IPhone 8 wireless charging will be faster than Lightning

Based on a recent customer survey from 451 Research, more than half of current iPhone owners in the U.S. said they expected to buy a new iPhone in what would be the h...

Aug 28 2017

9 things you need to know about the Fitbit Ionic

The Ionic will work across mobile platforms and includes automatic activity and sleep tracking. Apps designed for the Ionic will be downloadable from the Fitbit App Ga...

Aug 28 2017

Yakuza Kiwami 2 Announced, Gets An Awesome-Looking PS4 Model In Japan

A Western release has yet to be announced but if the recent release of Yakuza Kiwami is any indication then expect this one to release overseas as well. Like its pred...

Aug 28 2017

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds overtakes DOTA 2 for concurrent players

It was a short-lived victory ( PUBG is down to "just" 450,000 as of this writing), but it's no mean feat when PlayerUnknown and crew were happy to have broken 500,000 ...

Aug 28 2017

Titans CB Adoree' Jackson Critical of Himself After First Start

Bears receiver Kendall Wright caught a pair of footballs on third down with Jackson defending, and while Jackson was in good position on a 28-yard completion from Bear...

Aug 27 2017

Microsoft No Longer Selling Original Xbox One

Microsoft will be announcing the details of the next wave of Xbox One X preorders next month. Amazon is one of the most popular stores to get the Xbox One X from...

Aug 27 2017

Immelt Drops Out of Contention for Uber CEO Job

Times reporter Mike Isaac tweeted that Immelt pulled out to save face because he didn't have the necessary support from Uber's board. Jeffrey Immelt , the former CE...

Aug 27 2017

The Next Solar Eclipse in 2024 Could Be Rangers Opening Day

This was the first solar eclipse visible from the contiguous United States of America in the past 38 years. According to NASA's website, during a total eclipse the enti...

Aug 27 2017

Disappointed you missed totality? Oklahomans can catch the next eclipse in 2024

Astronomers Without Borders is teaming up with the Peoria River Front Museum and will help collect and process eclipse glasses to be sent to South American and Asian s...

Aug 27 2017

JioPhone Bookings Halted After Getting Over A Million Registrations in First Phase

If you haven't pre-booked the JioPhone and planning to pre-book now, then here's how you can pre-book now. "We'll inform you when pre-booking resumes", says the text me...

Aug 26 2017

Is Facebook down? Users report major problems posting on Saturday

Thousands of users reported not being able to log in. Instead they have encountered error message. The California-based site outage has left users unable to share links...

Aug 26 2017

This Solar Eclipse Time-Lapse is Being Made with Crowdsourced Photos

They're taking crowdsourced photos of totality during the Great American Eclipse and turning them into one long timelapse of the eclipse passing over the United States. N...

Aug 26 2017

Leaked: New Pixel Phones Launching Early October

Not everyone likes the same thing and it looks like there might be options this fall with the Google Pixel 2 design . Although it has "Chromebook" in the name, Google'...

Aug 26 2017

DJI Spark Mandatory Firmware Update Released For Safety, Don't Panic

Chinese manufacturer DJI has announced that owners of its Spark drone have until September 1 to update their firmware to the latest version or be totally locked out. O...

Aug 26 2017

WikiLeaks hints at Aadhar data access by Central Intelligence Agency

WikiLeaks's "sources" claim the program was primarily used against USA agencies like the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Homeland Security , although ...

Aug 26 2017

Razer Wolverine Customizable Controller Coming September For PC, Xbox One

Microsoft is selling the Xbox Elite controller separately for serious gamers but Razer isn't going to let it have all the fun. The Wolverine Ultimate is considered t...

Aug 26 2017

PV Sindhu reaches semi-finals

Saina, the 2015 World Championships runner-up, will face Japanese seventh seed Nozomi Okuhara on Saturday for a place in the final. Srikanth, who came to Glasgow with b...

Aug 26 2017

BlackBerry to License Secure Android OS to Other OEMs

As it stands right now, though, the report isn't clear on which companies might be interested, so it sounds like this is just in the preliminary stage for now. But, the n...

Aug 26 2017

Pre-register for 'Monument Valley 2' on Google Play

But, being a sequel, this time around it lets player interact with two characters simultaneously through different levels of the game. By pre-registering, users are signi...

Aug 25 2017

Half-Life writer reveals the plot we might have seen in Episode 3

With the likes of Duke Nukem: Forever having been released, and Beyond Good and Evil 2 on the way, Half-Life 3 is now the most long-standing vaporware product in ga...