Stories about Sci-tech

Dec 20 2017

Honda to slot third-gen Insight hybrid above Civic

Given the body lines, glass, mirrors, and overall stance, there's no question that this third-generation Insight is heavily based on the current generation Civic . Honda...

Dec 20 2017

Jeep Cherokee adopts more conventional styling

Believe it or not, the current Jeep Cherokee has been on sale for four years already, so it's time to give it an update. Up front, the Cherokee's grille no longer cur...

Dec 19 2017

Huawei Enjoy 7S with 5.65-inch 18:9 display launched

Available in for pre-orders in Black, Blue, Rose Gold, and Gold colour variants and includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and GLONASS as connectivity...

Dec 19 2017

Chevrolet Silverado makes unexpected debut

For now, we're treated to three images that make for a mouth-watering look at the new 2019 Silverado LT Trail Boss. The 2019 Chevy Silverado will officially debut n...

Dec 19 2017

WhatsApp has been ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook

French data protection agency Cnil has issued a formal notice to WhatsApp, ordering the company to stop transferring the data of its users to Facebook, which it had been ...

Dec 19 2017

No alien technology, but alien water on Interstellar body

In a separate paper that will be published in the Astrophysical Journal Letters later this month, Fitzsimmons" colleague Michele Bannister , also from Queen's Universi...

Dec 18 2017

Madhya Pradesh incident: Catholic priest, Bajrang Dal activist arrested

Shillong: Meghalaya's National People's Party (NPP) on Friday condemned the "vicious attacks" on Catholic priests and seminarians in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district. Loc...

Dec 17 2017

Uber Under Criminal Investigation, Justice Dept. Confirms in Letter to Court

In the letter , dated November 22, the department informed the judge that there was additional evidence that Uber had not turned over in the case , referring to claim...

Dec 16 2017

SpaceX to launch first reused rocket for NASA

The landing was the 20th time SpaceX has recovered one of its Falcon 9 boosters intact. The unmanned Falcon rocket originally flew in June. The Dragon should arrive a...

Dec 16 2017

RIP, AOL Instant Messenger

The instant messaging service first started in 1997, marking 20 years in existence. We are more excited than ever to continue building the next generation of iconic brand...

Dec 16 2017

Scientists didn't discover a 512-year-old shark, probably

But for some reason, the shark's North Atlantic cousins, the British tabloids, dug up the same study this week and advanced the shark's age to 512 years - "meaning ...

Dec 16 2017

Alphabet tries internet lasers instead of balloons for India

X plans to have a small team based in Andhra Pradesh next year to help roll out the technology. Google X will bring its achievement Free Space Optical Communicatio...

Dec 16 2017

Equity indices extend gains, exit polls outcome uplift sentiments

Key Indian domestic indices- BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty opened on a positive note during early morning trade on Thursday. On the currency front, the Indian rupee st...

Dec 16 2017

Facebook Adds A Snooze Button for Muting People for 30 days

I can unfriend them, which would be the easiest way to rid myself of those posts, or I can "snooze" them, a new feature that Facebook is rolling out today . or not? You ...

Dec 16 2017

Get PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds free with Xbox One X purchase

Today, in celebration of PUBG coming to the hottest console of the season, we're excited to announce a special holiday promotion where every Xbox One X purchase wil...

Dec 16 2017

NASA discovers new planet using Google AI

The research paper reporting these findings has been accepted for publication in The Astronomical Journal . Kepler-90i wasn't the only jewel this neural network si...

Dec 15 2017

Samsung to launch a smart speaker in first half of 2018

The device by the South Korean technology giant will have a strong focus on audio quality and the management of connected home appliances such as lights and locks, said t...

Dec 15 2017

Injustice 2 Time-Limited Free Trial Begins December 14

The free trial is live, as of Thursday morning. If you're yet to play one of the greatest fighting games of this year, now is your chance. The game is out now for PS4...

Dec 15 2017

Google opening 'AI lab' in China - despite country's ban on search engine

China is home to numerous world's top experts in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. Despite being booted out years ago, the company has been slowly been...

Dec 15 2017

Great viewing for Geminid Meteor Shower tonight

The Geminid meteor shower will peak tonight and into early Thursday morning. The annual Geminids meteor shower will peak overnight December 13 - 14 with rates around...