KFC to launch its smartphone, yes you heard that right

In addition to the design elements, the new smartphone comes with a KFC original theme and an exclusive app related to the fast food chain. KFC has launched its very own smartphone, in partnership with mobile giant Huawei . Apart from KFC's Chin... More..

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Astronomers Just Discovered The Smallest Star Ever Known to Science
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Astronomers Just Discovered The Smallest Star Ever Known to Science

Also known as 1SWASP J055532.69-571726.0Ab, the star is about 85 times more massive than Jupiter and has a radius of 0.84 Jupiter radii (comparable to that of Saturn). Small, dim, and therefore cool stars like ...More..

Juno's fly-by may shed light on a Jupiter mystery
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Juno's fly-by may shed light on a Jupiter mystery

Scientists say the Great Red Spot is a huge storm, twice as wide as Earth, which has been churning on Jupiter for at least 150 years. The Juno spacecraft will provide the most detailed images ever received of t...More..

Tech community rallies on net neutrality day of action
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Tech community rallies on net neutrality day of action

Numerous tech companies and nonprofit organizations have teamed up to discourage the FCC from attempting to reintroduce net neutrality protections for the consumer. "Lawmakers in Washington, DC need to understa...More..

Apple to set up its first Chinese data center
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Apple to set up its first Chinese data center

The centre in the southern province of Guizhou, part of a Dollars 1 billion investment there, will be operated with a local data management company, the company said. Like Apple's other data centers, renewabl...More..

Nintendo Switch gets first video app… but only in Japan
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Nintendo Switch gets first video app… but only in Japan

Those who want to use the console just to play can continue to do so, and anyone who wants to use it to see their favorite videos will now have this possibility thanks to the app of Niconico. Once the app is do...More..

Apple now lets you pay for digital goods using PayPal
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Apple now lets you pay for digital goods using PayPal

The payment option starts today in Canada and Mexico with a USA rollout coming soon. Apple today announced that it is adding PayPal as a new payment method to the App Store, iTunes Store, iBookstore and A...More..

First Earth-Orbit Teleportation: China Teleports Object To Space Through Quantum Entanglement
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

First Earth-Orbit Teleportation: China Teleports Object To Space Through Quantum Entanglement

Quantum science has been given a major boost with the news that a Chinese spacecraft and laboratory named after one of the country's philosophers has achieved photon "teleportation". After formation, the obje...More..

New Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) update in India brings Pay Mini support
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

New Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) update in India brings Pay Mini support

You can expect a Bixby button like on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus models - and hopefully, Bixby Voice will be ready by the release so you can actually use it for anything meaningful. It remains to be seen tha...More..

Trillion-ton iceberg breaks off Antarctica
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Trillion-ton iceberg breaks off Antarctica

Researchers have been monitoring a huge crack in the Larsen C Ice Shelf for some time and say the iceberg, which is more than a quarter the size of Wales, was "hanging by a thread". Scientists have watched this...More..

Apple Could Be Having Software Problems With Their New iPhone 8
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Apple Could Be Having Software Problems With Their New iPhone 8

Apple is expected to introduce wireless charging technology into what is being called the iPhone 8 , following in the footsteps of companies like Samsung and its Galaxy S8. Apple has also run into problems...More..

by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

CoreSite Realty Corporation (COR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $117.61 Million

BlackRock Inc. now owns 26,120,005 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $1,554,926,000 after buying an additional 25,085,115 shares during the last quarter. Synovus Fincl owns 1,958 shares. ...More..

J&K: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Budgam encounter, arms recovered
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

J&K: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Budgam encounter, arms recovered

The cordon-and-search operation was launched by security forces on Tuesday night after receiving intelligence input about presence of militants in the Radpug village of Mahagam area, as per the police. With the...More..

Constitution Bench to hear matters relating to Aadhaar on 18th, 19th July
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Constitution Bench to hear matters relating to Aadhaar on 18th, 19th July

On July 7, when Aadhaar-related issues were presented before a three-judge bench, it had observed that said the final judgment should be given by a larger bench. Both the parties then agreed to complete their a...More..

Logitech is acquiring gaming hardware maker Astro for $85M
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Logitech is acquiring gaming hardware maker Astro for $85M

Spun-off from design powerhouse ASTRO Studios, who felt it was the ideal time to expand their design brand into a line of gamer centric "tech-life" products, supporting this rapidly growing community. I'm happy...More..

INDL Block Roads, Highway, Demands Canal Construction
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

INDL Block Roads, Highway, Demands Canal Construction

Seeking construction of the Sutlej-Yamuna Link ( SYL ) canal to get Haryana's share of water, INLD leaders and workers squatted on the roads, placed tyres and even parked their own vehicles and tractors at seve...More..

Is Earth in first stages of a mass extinction?
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Is Earth in first stages of a mass extinction?

The authors advise eating more fruit and vegetables, nuts and seeds. Scientists have warned that the Earth's next major extinction event has already started and unless serious measures are put in plac...More..

Google's 2017 Pixel XL may pack a squeezable body
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Google's 2017 Pixel XL may pack a squeezable body

A rendering of what is reportedly the 2017 Google Pixel XL has surfaced via Android Police . Unfortunately, the rumours of the smaller Pixel remaining largely unchanged from the 2016 model are persis...More..

Federer, Murray through to quarters
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Federer, Murray through to quarters

And the defending champion rates his next opponent, the unseeded Frenchman Benoit Paire . As his great rival Rafael Nadal sensationally crashed out of the tournament and Novak Djokovic had his fourth-round...More..

Osun bye election: INEC presents certificate of return to Adeleke
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Osun bye election: INEC presents certificate of return to Adeleke

Responding, a visibly elated Ademola Adeleke said, his victory constitutes a new dawn for the PDP, stating that better days lie ahead for the party in the state and the nation in general. They have set a role...More..

Nitish refuses to back Tejashwi. Will the Bihar deputy CM step down?
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Nitish refuses to back Tejashwi. Will the Bihar deputy CM step down?

Mr. Kumar said the JD (U) has always taken action against its leaders who were found involved in corruption charges, similarly the RJD should also take action against their leaders. His party colleagues Mundr...More..

Microsoft announcing plans to close rural internet divide
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Microsoft announcing plans to close rural internet divide

The tech giant on Monday revealed its new "Rural Airband Initiative", a three-pronged plan that aims to help bring broadband connectivity to two million people living in rural communities within the next five y...More..

European leaders can 'go whistle' over EU divorce bill, says Boris Johnson
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

European leaders can 'go whistle' over EU divorce bill, says Boris Johnson

The foreign secretary showed a "shocking level of complacency", according to Liberal Democrat Brexit spokesperson Tom Brake MP. The foreign secretary replied: "I'm sure that your words will have broken like a...More..

Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home

Controlling the smart home by voice is one of the most promising uses for Alexa. It also gives Echo tutorials, and educates shoppers on how to better leverage their Wi-Fi connections. So a service like this m...More..

Nasdaq, S&P 500 close higher as tech leads
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Nasdaq, S&P 500 close higher as tech leads

The S&P 500 technology sector gained 0.73% for the day. Energy companies rose as the price of crude oil rebounded from an early slide. Bank stocks will continue to be supported by the results of last mont...More..

Xiaomi possibly teases the Mi Max 2 phablet for India launch
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Xiaomi possibly teases the Mi Max 2 phablet for India launch

Furthermore, the handset is still powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 625 processor, 64/128GB onboard storage, 4 GB of RAM and sports a set of stereo speakers on the bottom. This is a significant improvement of th...More..

Airtel VoLTE Launch Planned for Later This Year, Says CEO Gopal Vittal
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Airtel VoLTE Launch Planned for Later This Year, Says CEO Gopal Vittal

The Create Zone will allow customers to create their own plans; Experience zone will allow them to try out all the Airtel services including movies, music, and Live TV as well. This Airtel Data Roll Over Promi...More..

Azure Stack - Hybrid Cloud
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Azure Stack - Hybrid Cloud

Bringing together Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security, Microsoft 365 "represents a fundamental shift in how we will design, build and go to market to address our customers' needs for a m...More..

Ball, Kuzma and Hart Out Against Kings
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Ball, Kuzma and Hart Out Against Kings

In their first meeting last December at Kentucky, Ball had 14 points, seven assists and six rebounds in a 97-92 win over the Wildcats. Following the Lakers' 96-93 overtime loss, Lonzo's father LaVar spo...More..

Google Allo Desktop Client Rolling Out In A 'Few More Weeks'
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Google Allo Desktop Client Rolling Out In A 'Few More Weeks'

In May, Google's VP of Communications, Nick Fox tweeted that the web client was still " a month or two from public release ". According to the tweet above from Amit Fulay , Google's Head of Product, Allo ...More..

Drinking coffee could lead to longer life
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Drinking coffee could lead to longer life

It was only last year that the World Health Organisation revised its warnings against coffee and affirmed that coffee reduces the risk for liver and uterine cancer , after 25 years of labeling it a carcinoge...More..

NASA's Juno spacecraft finally visits Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

NASA's Juno spacecraft finally visits Jupiter's mysterious Great Red Spot

All these years later, we're about to get our first up-close look at the Great Red Spot thanks to the Juno probe . This will be humanity's first up-close and personal view of the gas giant's iconic, 10,000...More..

Mexico coach suspended by Federation Internationale de Football Association, will miss Alamodome match
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Mexico coach suspended by Federation Internationale de Football Association, will miss Alamodome match

Osario was protesting against a controversial decision in Mexico's 2-1 loss to Portugal after referee Fahad Al Mirdasi failed to award his team a penalty. The United States is scheduled to begin their tournam...More..

WWE 2K18 is confirmed for Nintendo Switch
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

WWE 2K18 is confirmed for Nintendo Switch

Be Like No One is the new creation "suite" that allows players to make their characters unique as well as provides improvements over earlier games. Thanks to Switch's on-the-go capabilities, it will also be the...More..

See July's full moon on Sunday night
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

See July's full moon on Sunday night

The occasion is known as the birth of Veda Vyasa and the day is especially observed by teachers who pay respect and express their gratitude to the occurrence. The name Hay Moon comes from harvest season as fa...More..