Sci-tech

Trump slams Canada as 'disgrace' on dairy policy

On steel, Trump said that USA production "is not an area where we can afford to become dependent on foreign countries". U.S. President Donald Trump unloaded o...


March for Science to take place this weekend

Groups gather for the Women's March on Washington on January 21. "I see the Science March as a coming-out party for scientists who have always been care...


Samsung heir denies bribery charges at first hearing

Samsung shares touched a record high of 2.134 million won in late March on expectations of record earnings in 2017, as limited production capacity for the memor...


NASA Details 'Ocean Worlds' in the Solar System

Saturn's ocean-bearing moon Enceladus taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera. "It could support... microbes with energy", sa...


AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi takes a dig at singer Sonu Nigam

While a few actors from Bollywood and Television industry are supporting his tweets, a few others feel that being a popular celebrity, he should not have said t...


Microsoft To Release Major Windows 10 Updates Twice A Year

The company not only promised two yearly updates for Windows 10, but also said that the same model would be followed for the Office 365 ProPlus programs. Mi...


Earth Day, Climate Agreement and March for Science

Proposed budget cuts , potential threats to worldwide collaboration and insufficient funding in the United Kingdom are all existing problems which need to b...


American and Russian arrive at International Space Station

A scaled-down, two-man US-Russian crew blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday (April 20) for a six-hour ride to the International Sp...


Galaxy S8, S8+ attract huge pre-order from Nigerian users

The Investor reports that the device crossed the milestone within 10 days, since the pre-orders began on April 7 in South Korea. With the new Samsung Galaxy S...


LG Elec says Q1 operating profit likely up 82 pct y/y

Revenue likely rose 9.7 percent from a year earlier to 14.7 trillion won. Although its IT and mobile business is presumed to have posted lackluster earnings o...


Paris police officers shot, 1 fatally, in Champs-Elysees attack

Two others were wounded in what François Hollande said was a "cowardly killing" by man known to authorities and suspected of Islamic extremism. None of the ca...


Telus update to Samsung Galaxy S8 renders Bixby button no longer "remappable"

Interestingly, there is also a dedicated thread on Reddit now where the "Red tint" issue on the Galaxy S8 is being discussed. The Galaxy S8 will hit the shelv...


'The sword stands ready': Mike Pence warns North Korea

Abe said he supported Trump's stance that strategic patience with North Korea had run out, and that all options were on the table. Japanese Prime Minister...


Trump calls 100-day assessment 'ridiculous'

The rollout of the initial executive order prompted mass confusion and massive protests at USA airports as crowds flooded worldwide arrival terminals and Green ...


Catch meteor shower in the sky Friday night

This shower can produce about 50 meteors per hour and can be seen in close proximity to Mercury and Venus. "Patient observers will be rewarded with the sight ...


Nike Exec LaVar Ball Worst Thing Basketball George Raveling

It appears highly touted National Basketball Association prospect Lonzo Ball might not land that $1 billion shoe deal - at least not from Nike. "If he can g...


Skrillex Explains Why He Was Handcuffed Last Night

It would seem Skrillex - who had been DJing at a friend's house prior to being stopped - was listening to new demos at the time, which, on the plus side, are ...


Chaffetz leaves door open to not finish term in House

In an interview with Fox News on Wednesday, Chaffetz reiterated that he wants to spend more time with his family. "The president, under the law, is exempt fro...


Ambitious Monaco fighting on 3 fronts after 141 goals

On the pitch, Dortmund must find a way to score at least twice against a Monaco side that boasts a fearsome attack. The Ligue 1 leaders, the first team under ...


GTA Online goes old-school with top-down Tiny Racers mode

This mode, along with some in-game 4/20 deals, have just been announced on the official Rockstar website. The power-ups featured in the trailer seemingly assis...


Chipmaker Qualcomm's revenue, adjusted profit beat estimates

Total reported sales of licensed devices increased by 18% year over year to $82.6 billion. Segment operating income rose 179% to $475 million. Net income fell...


Antarctica is melting more than scientists thought, and it's creating giant waterfalls

During the summer, which corresponds to the Northern latitude winter, an extensive network of some 700 rivers, channels, and streams pop up. All that makes me...


A complete gallery of White House championship visits

After taking pictures, the team rolled inside, where Gronkowski took a moment to interrupt press secretary Sean Spicer's briefing . That led to laughter from...


EPA chief delays methane rule at behest of oil and gas firms

Prior to his appointment by President Donald Trump to serve as the nation's chief environmental regulator, Pruitt was attorney general of Oklahoma and closely...


Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Launched in India: Price, Specifications and Release date

Samsung has been facing various challenges since previous year, including the suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet and the arrest of the firm's de ...


Georgia Democrat puts Donald Trump's popularity to the test in Congress vote

He garnered 48 percent . Ossoff aims to win an outright majority in Tuesday's vote, a "jungle primary" with all 18 candidates from both parties on the same b...


Apple Unveils New LivePhotosKit API to Embed Live Photos on the Web

Live Photos are basically short videos that end with the photo itself, taken with iPhones. Developers will now be able to use the API to share Live Photos playb...


Google Home's assistant can now recognize different voices

This feature notably wouldn't have stopped the Burger King ad that hijacked users' Home speakers and get them spouting off about the fast food chain's hamburg...


U.S. Military Considers Shooting Down North Korea Missile Tests

During a working lunch with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe, Mr Pence said his government stood with Japan "100 per cent" in the face of what he called "...


Gina Rodriguez, 'Stranger Things' actor, to lend voice to Netflix's 'Carmen Sandiego'

There will still be a learning component, of course - Carmen Sandiego will be produced by global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. The popular Ca...


Sold out! OR campsites for August eclipse snapped up

More than a thousand spaces - 1,018, to be exact - were opened up by converting "first come, first serve" campsites, parking areas and other open spaces into re...


Aaahh, Freak Out! Chic and Earth, Wind & Fire to play Pittsburgh

Ticketmaster's website didn't immediately list a price. Nile Rodgers and Earth, Wind and Fire's 2054 Tour comes to Denver this summer. According to a joint ...


EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The Natural Resources Defense Council told CNN that Pruitt has yet to respond to its request for more EPA assistance and oversight in the lead problem in ...


South Africa picks Maharaj, Morkel for Champions Trophy

AB De Villiers will captain the South African side at the Champion Trophy. The same squad will represent South Africa in three one-day internationals against ...


U.S. to look at 'all of the threats posed by Iran'

Mr Tillerson acknowledged the Iranians had met the terms of the 2015 deal, but raised concerns about the country as a "state sponsor of terrorism". Mr Trump h...