Science

Nasa telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

With the addition of this latest release, Kepler has now identified 4,034 planet candidates, and 2,335 of them have been confirmed as exoplanets. The 10 new E...


Gulf storm to douse Lowcountry

The probability of development into a depression or storm was holding at 90 percent as of Monday morning. Satellite data and surface observations indicated ...


Twitter briefly suspends Al Jazeera's account

On June 5, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain , the UAE and Egypt broke diplomatic relations with Qatar and implemented a series of economic reprisals after claiming that D...


Nordstrom stock soars on news that department store could go private

As of the last earnings report the EPS was $2.14 and is projected to be $2.95 for the current year with 166,000,000 shares outstanding. Deere & Co Com now has $...


Monster 12m wave crashes into cars after breaching defences in Cape Town

About a five-hour drive to the east, around the wealthy towns of Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, more than 26 fires broke out late on Wednesday, with "severe devast...


Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

Amazon has first-mover advantage. Shipments of intelligent home speakers surged almost 600 per cent year-over-year to 4.2 million units in the fourth quarter...


Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Kevin Lynch, chief of Apple's software efforts, highlighted a new watch face that was "powered by Siri intelligence". When users get paid, they receive the mone...


Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos went to the concert with her mum Lisa Roussos and sister Ashlee Bromwich, who were both injured and taken to separate hospi...


Niantic Employee Hints at a "Legendary" Summer for Pokemon Go

In his acceptance speech, Bhargava said only five words which left little to the imagination, which was, " This summer will be legendary ". A Nintendo execu...


Qualcomm hits back at Apple suppliers for breach of contract

Our report covers Qualcomm's press release and a Scribd document of the actual court filing against Apple's iPhone suppliers . Qualcomm on Wednesday sa...


Standalone Daydream VR is now a reality, Qualcomm, HTC and Lenovo onboard

Google has launched two virtual reality devices previously: Google Cardboard, used with a smartphone, and the DayDream VR viewer, that also uses high-end smartp...


Teens' Harrowing, High-Wire Antics On Golden Gate Bridge Captured On Video

According to the DailyMail , the teenagers were able to climb the structure 746-foot structure in about ten minutes, after slipping under security fences unnot...


Netflix Disabled Its App On Rooted Android Devices

In an attempt to keep pirates at bay, Netflix is no longer letting users with rooted Android devices board its app from Google Play . If/when it transpires...


Phantom Dust launches free today on Xbox One, Windows 10

Microsoft unveiled a new Phantom Dust at E3 2014, but they cut ties with developer Darkside Games in 2015. As a Play Anywhere title, you'll be able to use t...


Instagram takes its Snapchat imitation to a new level

You can also add hashtags to your stories now, via text or with a hashtag sticker. It will enable you to see things fly back in time when you have completed t...


Gold-Medal Behind! Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Flaunts Bare Butt In Thong

It seems like the young lady has gone from America's sweetheart to a Kardashian in record time. The 21-year-old has defended the video she posted on her Insta...


Lenovo unveils ultra-affordable Moto C, Moto C Plus smartphones

As seen from the image, there are going to be two devices. Initially, it felt like Motorola is messing up with its product lineup, but the Lenovo-owned compan...


Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas

Miss District of Columbia Kara McCullough competes during the Miss USA contest Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Las Vegas . McCullough was asked whether she thinks tha...


NASA delays debut launch of $23 billion moon rocket and capsule

Going without crew in that first test flight has been NASA's plan all along. The first launch had been targeted for next year, but now won't happen until 2019 w...


Water leak delays historic 200th spacewalk

Today, NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer will perform the 200th spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS). Whitson already holds th...


Potential NASCAR penalty mars Almirola's solid finish at Talladega

With this field lacking in many big names, look for Kahne to make a push for the win. He won last fall's race at Talladega . QUOTE OF THE DAY: "Aric got ...


Eta Aquarids meteor shower will light up skies tomorrow

The Eta Aquarids meteor shower can be seen each year as the Earth travels through the debris left behind by the Halley's comet . The Eta Aquariids are a Clas...


Slumped and mumbling, 93-year-old Mugabe denies Zimbabwe is 'fragile'

Donald Kaberuka, former President of the African Development Bank Group, said: "Today we are talking about fragility in Africa. I can call America fragile - the...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones launched in India, prices starts at 57900 INR

The company has launched both the Galaxy S8 as well as the Galaxy S8 Plus smartphones here for the Indian market at an event here in New Delhi. When it comes ...


Titans select wide receiver Corey Davis No. 5 overall

They were flanked by general manager Jon Robinson and head coach Mike Mularkey. When the college football season ended, no one would have guessed that Mahomes w...


Cassini Spacecraft Re-Establishes Contact After 'Dive' Between Saturn And Its Rings

Then, in what will be Cassini's great finale, the spacecraft will descend even deeper into Saturn's atmosphere and eventually burn up. The Cassini spacecraft...


Call of Duty: WWII details leak ahead of livestream

The stream will be aired from the London IMAX and it's the first chance fans will be able to check out the latest COD . This next generation of Call of Du...


Baahubali 2 to arrive in 6000-7000 screens

Both the parts of Baahubali have extensive war sequences, which resulted in the actor actually getting battle marks on his body. The film will also get the bigg...


The iPhone of Cars? Apple Enters Self-driving Car Race

Apple's possession of the permit indicates that the company could begin testing autonomous vehicles on California roads, and an Apple source reportedly to...


Call of Duty: WW2 officially confirmed by Activision

Alleged leaked images of Call of Duty: WWII , which are now confirmed with Activision's announcement , hint that the focus of the game will be on th...


Prince's music sales, streams skyrocketed since his death

Questlove shared a short video clip of the late singer during a recording session with the caption, "may we all learn, that flawless consistent practice ... "He...


Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured this view of planet Earth as a point of light between the icy rings of Saturn on April 12, 2017. As it continues to ...


Nintendo SNES Mini Version In The Works, Pre-Christmas Launch Expected

What is certain is that after the success of the NES Classic Mini (recently out of production) the new edition of the Super Nintendo seems to be a natural ste...


New contender in hunt for alien life discovered by astronomers

Astronomers call the exoplanet orbiting the faint star LHS 1140 a "super-Earth" because it's 1.4 times larger and has a mass seven times greater than our own pl...


Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare case of 'river piracy'

The phenomenon known as " river piracy " was coined in the 19th century and describes when tectonic shifts and long-term erosion causes rivers to disappear. Mea...


United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

That's right: While regular agents will now be able to offer passengers $2,000 (up from their prior offer of $800), supervisors can go up to a whopping $9,950 (...


Tillerson: U.S.-Russia relations are 'at a low point'

It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. Overnight to April 7, followi...


Afghanistan: Death toll from MOAB attack revised to 92

The explosion lit up the whole night sky, he said. Military officials said then they hoped such a huge blast would rattle Iraqi troops and pressure them into ...


ISIS fighters, but no civilians, killed in Afghanistan bombing

His strong words could signal a broader political backlash that may endanger the US military mission in Afghanistan. That raises some questions about why Afghan...


New Nintendo Direct scheduled for April 12

Information on Splatoon 2 has been slowly trickling out, and a public "Testfire" demo period took place late last month. Will you be tuning in to see what...