Original Space Shuttle commander John Young dies

When one of the flight instructors objected to us going in with a camera, Young stopped, looked at the instructor and said: "I flew this, I wrote the manual, and that's that". Former President George H.W. Bush said Young was "more than a good frien... More..

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Spotify Content Chief Steps Down Ahead of IPO
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Spotify Content Chief Steps Down Ahead of IPO

Spotify content chief Stefan Blom is stepping down from his role ahead of the company expected 2018 IPO. If Spotify , which was valued at as much as $19 billion a year ago, goes ahead with its plans, it w...More..

by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Apple, researchers eye patches to solve Intel chip flaws

The Spectre flaw was more serious and it affects chips from AMD, ARM, and Intel. The flaws, dubbed " Meltdown " and " Spectre ", could let hackers get hold of passwords, encryption keys and other sensitive in...More..

NASA affirms that ozone hole is shrinking due to CFCs ban
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

NASA affirms that ozone hole is shrinking due to CFCs ban

The stratospheric ozone prevents life on the earth by consuming harmful UV rays that can cause skin cancer, suppress immune systems, cataract and damage plants. "This gives us confidence that the decrease in oz...More..

All iPhones and iPads affected by Meltdown and Spectre, says Apple
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

All iPhones and iPads affected by Meltdown and Spectre, says Apple

The company has already released OS updates to protect users from the Meltdown attack, and a patch for Spectre will arrive "in the coming days". Further mitigations will release in future versions of iOS, macOS...More..

Nintendo Switch is now the fastest-selling game console in USA history
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Nintendo Switch is now the fastest-selling game console in USA history

Not many stores have cut prices on the Switch itself - at least not by more than £10 - but keep an eye out for good bundles, which offer the console alongside a game or extra accessories . For people who a...More..

A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe "blood moon"

Most recently, Vancouver was treated to a stunning supermoon on the first day of 2018 . The last lunar eclipse took place in September 2015, but not of the supermoon variety which happened in 1866 allegedl...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

LG Introduces Compact 4K Projector That Can Create 150-inch Screen

LG said the new HU80KA projector is at par or excels its competitors while still sporting smaller dimensions. As for the price, The Verge has reported that LG hasn't confirmed anything about HU80KA's pr...More..

SpaceX Posts Drone Flyby Video of Falcon Heavy Rocket
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

SpaceX Posts Drone Flyby Video of Falcon Heavy Rocket

The star of China's rocket fleet, the Long March 5, also experienced a failure while trying to launch a communications satellite. SpaceX shared the below video of the beastly spacecraft on Twitter and Ins...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Apple acquires Canadian mobile app testing startup Buddybuild

Of course, Apple is pleased with this development. The service will also remain available to current customers to create, test and ship their iOS apps through buddybuild.com. However, 2017 proved to be an u...More..

Kodi Now Available On Xbox One, Also Supports Addons
by | Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Kodi Now Available On Xbox One, Also Supports Addons

The roots of Kodi are directly connected to the Xbox , as the first iterations of the project were called the " Xbox Media Player ". Middlesbrough Council brought the charges past year, at the time one of th...More..

OnePlus 5T now gets Android Oreo through open beta
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

OnePlus 5T now gets Android Oreo through open beta

And lest you complain, it has also rolled out an update for the OnePlus 3/3T stable builds as well. Since November of previous year, they have been busy with product launches, particularly with the OnePlus 5...More..

Montreal's first baby of 2018 born seconds after midnight
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Montreal's first baby of 2018 born seconds after midnight

Mary's Hospital in Montreal. The third baby of 2018 was born in Wexford at 12.30am. Last year, Nathal Duque was born in the same hospital at 12:09am, according to NBC New York. Prince George's first baby was ...More..

Google Pixel XL price dropped by Rs 36000 on e-commerce
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Google Pixel XL price dropped by Rs 36000 on e-commerce

By using the latest version of the Camera NX (V7.3) app, the portrait mode feature can be unlocked on the first-gen Pixel devices along with Google Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones. Launched with And...More..

Three iPhones are expected to launch in 2018 with much larger batteries
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Three iPhones are expected to launch in 2018 with much larger batteries

Apple's price cut on replacement batteries and new software features comes after customers in the United States, France and Israel filed lawsuits against the Cupertino firm over the issue. Today, the tech site ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

The Nokia 3310 4G Is Expected To Launch In Early 2018

HMD Global is now rumoured to launch the Nokia 6 (2018 ) in China this week. We sure are excited to see what Nokia comes up with next year. He said, "We're proud to deliver our pure and secure take of A...More..

2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide

Mann had been on parole. That said, a report via the dailybeast cited family members of the girlfriend, Mells, having been friends with Mann, who is now accused of butchering her and her girlfriend's family...More..

Kim Jong-un extends olive branch to South Korea's Olympic Games
by | Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Kim Jong-un extends olive branch to South Korea's Olympic Games

In that context, there was little in Kim's speech to suggest that President Donald Trump's bellicose rhetoric and uncompromising position on North Korea have succeeded at intimidating him into submission, but...More..

Android 8.0 Oreo Stable Update Arrives On Xiaomi Mi A1
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

Android 8.0 Oreo Stable Update Arrives On Xiaomi Mi A1

Similarly, OnePlus promised to update the OP3 and 3T to Android Nougat by the end of a year ago, and the update started rolling out on December 31. The update is 1107.4MB in size and includes the December Andro...More..

First supermoon of 2018 falls on New Year's Day
by | Monday, January 01, 2018

First supermoon of 2018 falls on New Year's Day

A supermoon is a moon that is full when it is also at or near its closest point to the Earth in its elliptical orbit path, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Jan. 31 moon will ...More..

NE Illinois, NW Indiana Under Winter Weather Advisory Friday
by | Sunday, December 31, 2017

NE Illinois, NW Indiana Under Winter Weather Advisory Friday

Areas impacted most will be: Butte, Georgetown Lake, Garrison to Avon, MacDonald Pass and Homestake Pass. Two to five-inches of snow are expected with heaviest snowfall generally in the vicinity and south of In...More..

January 2018 Brings Super Moons, Blood Moon, Blue Moon
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

January 2018 Brings Super Moons, Blood Moon, Blue Moon

Of course, the new Moon is not visible in the sky, so only the full "Supermoon" can be observed (unless we have a solar eclipse during the new Supermoon, as in March 2016). It's called the wolf moon, because ...More..

PUBG Xbox One Gets A New Patch Reducing Intermittent In-game Lag
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

PUBG Xbox One Gets A New Patch Reducing Intermittent In-game Lag

Of course, this isn't accounting for the sizeable player base built up on Xbox One since it released on the console December 12. And during that time Microsoft announced that It will bundle PUBG with the X...More..

by | Friday, December 29, 2017

NASA showed threatens Earth asteroid

Taylor said that dark depression at Phaethon's center "could be a crater or some other topographic depression that did not reflect the radar beam back to Earth". The Arecibo Observatory is only just coming ba...More..

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Prepares for January Demo Flight
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Prepares for January Demo Flight

After liftoff, all three of its 156-foot-tall boosters are expected to descend for landings - the two side cores at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Landing Zone 1, and the center core on the Of Course I Stil...More..

Instagram's new 'Recommended for You' feature goes live
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Instagram's new 'Recommended for You' feature goes live

Such users can take some solace from the "Hide" feature that will remove the recommended list from the home feed, but only temporarily. To hide these recommended posts, tap the three "dots" menu above the pos...More..

Samsung has a new battery issue in its latest phone
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Samsung has a new battery issue in its latest phone

Some owners of the device have reported an issue with the handset not turning on and not charging after the battery has been fully discharged. When customers try to charge the phone again, it doesn't charge at ...More..

Apple Apologizes, Offers To Replace Older iPhone Batteries For $29
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Apple Apologizes, Offers To Replace Older iPhone Batteries For $29

Some customers have complained that they replaced their entire phone, and not just the battery, in order to have a fast cellphone. Apple said it initially attributed consumer complaints about slower perfor...More..

Mutko temporarily steps aside as RFS president
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Mutko temporarily steps aside as RFS president

I will definitely return after the six months, perhaps earlier . "He will interact with the International Football Federation [FIFA], I will coordinate work with the government", Mutko is quoted as saying by R...More..

Peak6 Investments LP Lowered Tesla INC (Call) (TSLA) Position as Stock Rose
by | Thursday, December 28, 2017

Peak6 Investments LP Lowered Tesla INC (Call) (TSLA) Position as Stock Rose

Ameritas accumulated 2,943 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its holdings in Tesla by 4.9% in the second quarter. Berkley W R Corp who had been investing in Healthequity Inc for a number ...More..