Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 16 2017

Google Allo now available on the web: Here's how to use it

Thanks to the integration of a dedicated AI assistant, it uses smart features to quickly suggest replies so you don't have to type out a full message. Here, go to the lef...

Aug 15 2017

Scientists Discover Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet

These previously reported peaks got researchers wondering if hidden volcanoes could be waiting patiently under Antarctica's ice. Dr Bingham explained the results were c...

Aug 09 2017

Google fires software engineer who wrote sexist memo on diversity

In an excerpt from the note sent to employees , Pichai wrote: "To suggest a group of our colleagues have traits that make them less biologically suited to that work is ...

Aug 08 2017

Teenager's legs covered in blood after being 'eaten' by mystery sea creatures

Mr Kanizay took a video of dozens of the tiny bug-like creatures chomping on the chunks of meat. He tried to wash his legs off in the shower, but the bleeding was uncon...

Aug 08 2017

Will The Model 3 Give Tesla Stock A Big Boost?

Musk plans to add a semi truck to the lineup after the Model 3 and has said that will be unveiled in September. Tesla burned through $1 billion in the second qua...

Aug 06 2017

European Union slaps sanctions on 3 Russians, firms over Crimea turbines

But Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he was "grateful" to the EU, calling the sanctions a "powerful message to the aggressor about unwavering unity and solidarit...

Aug 06 2017

Venezuela restores opposition leader Ledezma's house arrest - wife

Leaders of the opposition urged Venezuelans to fill the streets of the capital Friday, hoping to provide a strong showing that many people object to the assembly. The Uni...

Aug 06 2017

Italian Police Arrest Suspected Kidnapper Of British Model

When she walked into the apartment where the photo shoot was supposed to take place, two men attacked her, police said. According to court documents, the woman was dr...

Aug 03 2017

Experts offer warnings as fake eclipse glasses flood the market

This may seem like something trivial, but looking directly at it could actually blind you. Task-force members have checked manufacturers' ISO paperwork to make sure i...

Jul 31 2017

Suit claims Pokemon Go Fest didn't live up to its billing

Pokemon GO recently held an event at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois. "It seems like folks aren't suing for duress or emotional reasons, but rather, they're seeking t...

Jul 30 2017

Russia Retaliates For Sanctions Approval, Hitting At US Diplomatic Corps

The bill would affect a range of Russian industries and might further hurt the Russian economy, already weakened by 2014 sanctions imposed after Russia annexed Crime from...

Jul 28 2017

Driver accused of livestreaming fatal crash pleads not guilty

The four other counts Sanchez faces are two counts of driving under the influence resulting in injury and two counts of driving with a.08% blood alcohol content causing...

Jul 27 2017

Samsung second-quarter profit surges to record high on memory chip boom

Peter Lee, an analyst at NH Investment Securities, said the biggest variable of Samsung's earnings for the latter half of the year will be the launch of Apple's new iPh...

Jul 26 2017

Get ready to finally say goodbye to Flash - in 2020

That number is now at 17 percent "and continues to decline", Google said in a blog Tuesday. Adobe notes in an announcement that while Flash served its objecti...

Jul 23 2017

Justin Thomas roasts Johnny Miller over Branden Grace's 62

It always gives you some momentum and some confidence heading into the round. "I promise you", Grace said . According to Grace, he wasn't even aware of his record-sett...

Jul 22 2017

Open Beta Coming for Ghost Recon Wildlands PvP Mode

While Ghost Recon Wildlands is a good co-op game where a team of four players goes up against the AI-controlled Santa Blanca Cartel. In Ghost War , two groups of pla...

Jul 22 2017

GE stocks falls to the lowest level in the past 19 months

Still, the stock could be in "in a state of limbo" until the review is finished, Deane Dray, analyst at RBC Capital Markets, said in a note. GE faced a "slow-growth, ...

Jul 20 2017

Nintendo Switch Online App is available now on your smartphones

Let's use Splatoon 2 as an example. I have no doubt that Nintendo will rigorously update the app over the coming months. Sadly one thing I didn't get to test out was ...

Jul 20 2017

Google feed puts personalized news stream in the mobile app

Google is releasing its own Facebook-like news feed for iOS and Android on Wednesday. Now, the stories that appear will be affected by what's trending in your geogra...

Jul 19 2017

OnePlus 5 may reboot when you call 911

OnePlus owner Nick Morelli posted about the flaw on the OnePlus subreddit, noting that he was able to replicate the reboot process over multiple test calls. It's uncle...