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Apple: iCloud Extortionists Haven't Hacked into Our Systems

A group of cyber criminals are now claiming they've gained control of more than 200 million iCloud accounts and will destroy them with a keystroke, virtually...


SECOND CUP: Memorizing the Digits of PI on National PI Day

Tuesday a great day to be a math nerd. When you measure objects that are circular, you discover that a circle is just slightly more than three times its width...


Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (AXAS) has a Market value of 327.93 Million

The stock, after opening at $11.67, closed at $11.15 by scoring -4.17%. There was a stock decrease by -0.49 percent. 8 Analysts reported that the Price Target f...


New Zealand, China to update free trade agreement

He said an upgrade to the agreement would expand trade further, and that talks would begin on April 25. Mr Li says the ecommerce development would lower regul...


Valkyria Revolution Gets Release Date for PS4 and Vita

Additionally, SEGA confirmed that all pre-orders and a limited number of launch copies of the physical PS4 and Xbox One versions will come packaged as Valkyria...


BC residents save 24 megawatt hours during Earth Hour

CITY-More Cebuanos have switched their lights off during this year's annual Earth Hour celebration. Earth Hour is an annual global event hosted by the World W...


Panasonic launch the Eluga Ray X and Max

It could probably happen in April. The virtual assistant monitors the user behaviour, and with its "location identification" feature it "recognizes the places o...


Microsoft faces $5 million class action over Windows 10 upgrades

Later, he had to pay Microsoft to fix his computer stemming from damage he claims occurred during Windows 10 installation. " Many consumers have had their exis...


Honey, we shrunk the ice sheets

This year's record low was the third straight year to break the smallest maximum ice coverage mark. To better understand, let's break down what's happening at...


JC Penney Company, Inc

The Relative Strength Index (RSI), developed by J. Welles Wilder, is a momentum oscillator that calculates the speed and change of price movements. Movements ab...


Nissan to launch X-Trail hybrid in India this year

According to the Japanese automaker, the new SUV has 22 new features and has a starting price of Rs 9.99 lakh. Speaking to the media following the national la...


Lewis Hamilton: My F1 vehicle is 99 percent ideal

But while Vettel, Ferrari and indeed the sport - which is desperately relying on another constructor to take the challenge to Hamilton's all-conquering Mercedes...


Skymet: Monsoons may remain below normal for India in 2017

The probability of El Nino forming in 2017 at around 50 per cent, according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (ABM). The weather patterns analysed by Sk...


California Upholds Auto Emissions Standards

Since about 40 percent of the nation's vehicles are in states that follow California rules, automakers might conform to them rather than build two different...


Johnson Wins Match Play To Sweep World Golf Championships

Notes: Johnson has a chance to become the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships events. In terms of the WGC leaderboard, Tiger Woods is top...


Andy Rubin teases first smartphone from Essential Products

Today, Rubin tweeted out a teaser photo of the yet-to-be-named device emerging from his stealth startup. Andy Rubin, who co-founded Android and spent years at...


Flipkart Raises $1 Billion At $10 Billion Valuation

The company said it doesn't comment on "market speculations" as a matter of policy. The e-commerce giant, once considered as the poster boy of the Indian startu...


Vettel confident in ability to challenge Mercedes

Luck played a part in Vettel's fourth win with the "scuderia" as Hamilton rejoined the race behind Red Bull's belligerent teenage racer Max Verstappen who w...


Game company creates Mixed Reality space station to help train NASA astronauts

The research was part of the TimPix project from the. When they sorted the data by energy levels, Soloman noticed something odd. "I went straight to the bott...


Josh Gordon Working out with Former Olympic Sprinter Tim Montgomery

Cabot believes that the one advocate Gordon has in Berea would be Jim Brown , who helped broker his conditional reinstatement a year ago, but Brown makes no de...


Lyft Adds Feature Allowing Customers to Donate to Charity

Amongst cut-throat competition for ride-sharing in U.S, Lyft , the rival of Uber has found a philanthropic way to soar. Lyft users can't choose exactly whi...


Muslim women form human chain after Westminster terror attack

Both were detained in the central England city of Birmingham, where Masood had recently lived. The suspect now remains in police custody, Xinhua news agency rep...


Shaun Tait, former Australia international fast bowler, retires from cricket

In 2010, during a Test at Lord's, Tait bowled a delivery measured at 161.1 kmh (100.1 mph) which was the equal second-fastest recorded delivery of all time, alo...


Paleontologists just discovered the world's biggest dinosaur footprint in 'Australia's Jurassic Park'

A study in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology says researchers were able to identify the signatures of so many creatures that the foot impressions represe...


NASA's Martian Robot's Wheel Treads On The Verge Of Breaking

It's due to this long operational history that NASA has been monitoring its wheels in the first place, as years of facing martian rocks has left them quite wors...


Census Bureau says Shawnee County has more people going than coming

Louis city saw a population decline. Buffalo County was among the counties with the fastest decline in population , shrinking by about 0.9 percent, while Jac...


Striker Defoe could go to 2018 World Cup, says Southgate

With an attacking midfield four of Lallana, Alli, Oxlade-Chamberlain and Sterling behind him it will be interesting to see how Defoe performs against a Lithuani...


Now, Aadhaar card must for seeking, renewal of driving licence

The move may come into effect this October. People are using multiple licences to break the law, because if one licence is suspended for any traffic offence, ...


Newly Discovered Brown Dwarf Is About 90 Times Massive Than Jupiter

Brown dwarfs are intermediate between planets and fully-fledged stars. Pic Astronomers claim to have identified the largest and purest brown dwarf - measuri...


Live Location is now watching you

Unlike Hangouts, which has a somewhat similar location sharing feature (but no real-time tracking), users can continue sharing their location for a select perio...


BSNL gives 1GB free data to push mobile Net

As a part of promoting digital India drive, pan India move is aimed to increase the number of Internet users in BSNL prepaid mobile service. The plan can also...


Cyclone Debbie to hit Queensland

Cyclone Debbie is expected to be classed as a Category Four storm, just one rung below the highest grade. About 3,500 people have been evacuated from the area...


Cyclone Debbie expected to hit the coast earlier than expected

Cyclone Debbie is expected to be classed as a Category Four storm, just one rung below the highest grade. The Bureau of Meterology is expected to upgrade the ...


Google is meeting the United Kingdom government this week to discuss tackling extremism

As the tech industry body TechUK said , we need to consider the full range of security threats faced by the United Kingdom when discussing the use of end-to-en...


New Feature of Razer Cortex Will Pay You for Playing Games

Since there's a pretty good chance you have at least one of those games, you can start accruing virtual currency the next time you play. Anyway, use Razer Cor...