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Is This What the Common Ancestor of Humans and Apes Looked Like?

It was during this critical time that primitive apes began to diversify, adapting to new environments and spreading from Africa into Eurasia. Here's ESRF's vi...


2016 was hottest year on record, global report confirms

The temperature record had been reported in the beginning of the year by the United States and numerous other counterpart agencies around the world. Global an...


AMG National Trust Bank Sells 430 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Since February 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 18 sales for $109.63 million activity. In other Apple n...


Screw the Payload! Overwatch Has a Deathmatch Mode Now

The Deathmatch game mode will have its own scoreboard and two varieties players can choose to play. Team Deathmatch works the same way, with one interesting...


2017 iPhones to reportedly come in three colors

So the question is how will Apple handle the lack of a home button? Given the iPhone 8 is the principal sensational redesign of the iPhone in three eras...


Uber Executive Ryan Graves to Step Down in Management Shakeup

Graves has worked at Uber for over seven years in several positions, including GM and CEO for a time. Uber's executive suite is practically deserted. Founde...


Pink Galaxy S8 could shake things up soon

The first live images of the phone were posted yesterday on a site called My Everyday Tech but later removed, although they can still be viewed on Slashleaks....


Dems demand answers on controversial Google memo

Susan Wojcicki , the C.E.O. of YouTube , which is owned by Google parent company Alphabet, wrote in an op-ed Wednesday that she "felt pain" because of Damor...


Look up! The Perseid Meteor Shower peaks August 12

The shower will be best seen from the Northern Hemisphere, so the United Kingdom is in for a show if you look to the north-eastern part of the sky. A (presumabl...


Sanjay Dutt goes on the rampage in 'Bhoomi' trailer

Directed by Omung Kumar who has previously directed 2 highly acclaimed films by the name of Mary Kom and Sarabjit. Now the second poster is also out and bri...


WhatsApp to allow bank to bank transfer using UPI?

We've seen the developers adding a lot of new features to the platform lately including GIF search and the ability to send any type of file between users . "...


Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro Price in India

The ASUS Zenfone Selfie was released in 2015 and came with a 13MP front facing camera. At the back, it is likely to have a 16MP camera, but the source is not ...


Four Earth-sized planets found orbiting Sun-like star

Two of those worlds, tau Ceti e and f, were thought to possibly be at the right distance to harbour liquid water, although with mass estimates of 4.6 and 6.6 Ea...


TRAI begins work on data protection and government's role

The authority has suo-motu made a decision to come out with the consultation paper as it felt it was necessary to frame some guidelines regarding data protect...


LG V30 to Feature F/1.6 Camera, Crystal Clear Lens

The invite also focuses on the camera capability using the tagline: "Lights, Camera, Action". The LG V30 is the latest trend in the word of leaks and severa...


Facebook introduces new video service

The "Watch" tab and original shows will start rolling out to a small group of U.S. users tomorrow on mobile, desktop and Facebook's TV apps. Facebook's pus...


Crocodile rocks to name of heavy metalist Lemmy

The fossil, now named Lemmysuchus obtusidens , is said to have lived around 164 million years ago and has a total length of almost 20 feet. What happens when...


Mobile announces Revvl, its own super-cheap Android Nougat phone

Talking about T-Mobile REVVL specifications, we have the device with 5.5 inch HD display with quad core processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal ...


PS4 Firmware Update 5.0 to Reportedly Add 1080p 60fps Twitch Streaming Support

Furthermore, the PS4's update 5.0 will offer additional changes that include an overhaul of the hardware's master and sub account systems, the ability to foll...


Bharti Airtel completes divestment in tower arm

To reduce its debt, India's largest telecom service provider Bharti Airtel is likely to sell 3.7 percent stake in its tower unit Bharti Infratel for about R...


Intel to build a 100-strong fleet of self-driving cars

With the completion of the tender offer of Mobileye , Intel is poised to accelerate its autonomous driving business from car-to-cloud. The acquisition is e...


Facebook shuts down standalone app for teenagers, Lifestage

Facebook has pulled the plug on Lifestage , a video-based social media app for teens it released past year. The latter, a social app for high schoolers, has b...


Look Up, Sky Watchers: The Perseid Meteor Shower Is Coming

Typical rates are about 80 meteors an hour, but in outburst years (such as in 2016) the rate can be between 150-200 meteors an hour. The peak of the meteor sh...


Partial Lunar Eclipse: A Prequel to the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

Queen St., Lancaster. Most eclipse viewers are priced at around $2 or $3. But that's likely a concern over how to handle the estimated one million visitors ...


No Man's Sky: Walking Titan DLC Won't Make Things Better

The new No Man's Sky 1.3 update is called " Atlas Rise " and it will be out for the PC and PS4 later this week. The new add-on will reportedly improve the cen...


Galaxy S9 to sport a larger battery, claim sources

Citing industry sources, ETNews reports that the switch to SLP with the Samsung Galaxy S9 will have a significant impact on component suppliers. The newer S...


Yen firms after North Korea says considering plan to strike Guam

A new assessment by USA intelligence officials reportedly says North Korea has produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside intercontinental ba...


Valve announces Artifact, a Dota-themed digital card game

This has resulted in quite a few digital card games such as The Elder Scrolls: Legends, Gwent, and now it looks like Valve wants in as well. However as DotA 2 ...


Standard Life chief brushes off outflows as merger edges closer

Standard Life has reported a further £5.6bn outflows from its Global Absolute Return Strategies (GARS) mandate in the first half of the year, driving up the o...


Archaeologists discover Roman home of Jesus' disciples in Israel

The archaeologists were excavating at el-Araj, an area many in the field believed to be where the ancient city of Julias once stood. The reason for this was the...


Samsung debuts rugged Galaxy S8 Active with larger battery

Space is at a very high premium in smartphones, which is one of the reasons why chip makers are always trying to make their silicon smaller. "Samsung Electron...


ITC Will Investigate Qualcomm's Allegations Against Apple

In addition to the complaint filed with the ITC, on July 7, 2017, Qualcomm filed suit against Apple Inc.in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District o...


Will Xbox One's Next Interface Redesign Finally Get It Right?

Mikael Ericsson, product director, platform and partner experience at Spotify , said: "Music continues to be essential when creating the ultimate gaming experi...


Spotify launches on the Xbox One

Just download the Spotify app from the Xbox Store to start pumping your favorite jams during your next gaming session. Xbox One gamers will soon be able t...


Anticipation continues to increase as the American Solar Eclipse draw closer

The 70-mile-wide swath of land where the full spectacle can be seen stretches from OR to SC, with 12 states in its path. The eclipse will sweep across the c...