Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 01 2018

Killer whale Wikie learns to 'speak' human words

The researchers set out to find out whether killer whales could learn new vocalisations by imitating others. Wikie is undergoing training at Marineland Aquarium in ...

Jan 30 2018

Microsoft Disables Spectre Variant 2 Patch Via Unscheduled Update

Microsoft's latest security update has blocked Intel's patches for the Spectre and Meltdown chip vulnerabilities , on the basis that Intel itself has acknowledged ...

Jan 29 2018

Rare 'super blue blood moon' coming Wednesday

With this definition our next blue moon is in March, leaving February with no full moon this year. The second one will happen in July but Florian said it won't be visible...

Jan 28 2018

Gurugram : Police arrest 18 people in connection with on school bus

On Wednesday, 20-25 students of a leading Gurgaon school had a narrow escape when a frenzied mob protesting the release of Bollywood film " Padmaavat " attacked their bus...

Jan 27 2018

Jio slashes JioPhone plan to Rs 49 from Rs 153

Jio's closest rival Bharti Airtel data cost per GB has dropped to Rs. 4 under its new schemes. Reliance Jio had announced its 4G feature phone in August previous yea...

Jan 26 2018

Apple to bring iCloud messages back in iOS 11.3 beta 1

The Apple press release detailing iOS 11 .3 features more information about the health of your battery , the ability to turn Apple's power management on or off, new...

Jan 26 2018

Nintendo Switch and 3DS are getting these big eShop games

Last year , developers that were working on a Nintendo Switch title were at a 3% level while this year that number has reached 12%, which is a huge rise considering the...

Jan 26 2018

Apple HomePod is a Giant Leap on the Wireless Audio Arena

Instead, it's celebrating the release of the world's newest smart speaker by offering two of the company's Sonos One speakers at a discounted price. Announced at the Wo...

Jan 25 2018

Egypt: Sisi Poised to Win 2nd Term as Last Challenger Arrested

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has submitted his nomination documents to Egypt's election commission, a day after a potentially serious challenger was arreste...

Jan 25 2018

Drunk Driver Tells Police His Tesla Was On Autopilot

The California Highway Patrol said in a tweet that the man's blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit. It says consumers are confusing autopilot - now available on...

Jan 24 2018

Nokia 8 getting Android 8.1 beta update

There are four general categories and Google describes them as - " Slow " which means Wi-Fi calling can be used for phone calls and sending texts. OK: Enables reading w...

Jan 24 2018

Shock and horror: Ferrari plans an electric supercar

While the Italian carmaker equips some cars with hybrid technology, Marchionne once called the idea of a completely electric Ferrari "almost an obscene concept". While th...

Jan 23 2018

Super blue blood moon promises extremely rare treat on January 31

A blue moon , though the subject of a popular idiom you've likely heard from your mother on the rarity of an event, is arguably the most common occurrence. The next lun...

Jan 22 2018

DPRK, ROK to march together at PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games

North Koreans will compete under their own flag in all other sports. Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon came under fire when he said South Korea's women's ice hockey tea...

Jan 22 2018

ULA highlights reel from Friday night's Atlas 5 launch

The launch window will open at 7:52 p.m. ET. The SBIRS satellites will collect data and relay it to an Air Force command center where it will be used to issue missile w...

Jan 22 2018

Don't dream it's over: EU's Brexit message to Britain

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday he would welcome any British attempt to rejoin the EU after Brexit, as Brussels jumped on speculation a...

Jan 21 2018

Kazakhstan: At least 52 people dead in bus fire

Five people managed to escape and they were treated on the spot. It was carrying citizens from Uzbekistan along the route that is used to transport Uzbek workers to a...

Jan 19 2018

US Is Said to Withhold Added $45 Million in Palestinian Aid

UNRWA delivers vital humanitarian and development assistance, effecting significant accomplishments for millions of refugees within its five fields of work (the West Bank...

Jan 19 2018

Samsung's AI Chips May Defeat its Competitors in Second Half of 2018

It will go on sale in the country starting from 20 January on Amazon . It measures 151.7 x 75 x 8mm and weighs 167 grams, and has a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 system-o...

Jan 19 2018

Nintendo to launch DIY cardboard toys for the Switch

When the keys are played musical notes can be heard from the console. For those who were completely enamored by the robot suit and game, as you may have guessed, you'll...