Apple on track to test self-driving cars in California

Patrick Moorhead, an analyst with Moor Insights & Strategy, said , "This [the permit] absolutely verifies that they are going to do something in this space". Google and Uber have them, and the latter also started testing self-driving cars with it... More..

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United Airlines changes crew flight policy after forcible removal fiasco
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United Airlines changes crew flight policy after forcible removal fiasco

The goal is to avoid having to find a seat for a crew member after all passengers have already boarded. American Airlines updated its rules to say that no passenger who has boarded the plane will be removed t...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Microsoft says it's already patched flaws exposed in leak of NSA hacks

The Shadow Brokers released another cache of cyberweapons linked to the Equation Group, including Windows exploits and attack details for the SWIFT banking system. Did NSA help Microsoft in fixing these exp...More..

Russian investigators question new suspect over metro bombing
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian investigators question new suspect over metro bombing

Petersburg subway on April 3 killed at least 14 people and injured dozens of others. The suspected suicide bomber has been named as 22-year- old Akbarjon Djalilov, who is thought to have been a Russian nation...More..

There's a new world's oldest woman
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

There's a new world's oldest woman

Mrs Brown was born on March 10, 1900 when Jamaica was a part of the British Empire, making her the last living former subject of Queen Victoria who died in January 1901. As time went on she purchased her own ...More..

Canada scores historic rugby sevens win
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Canada scores historic rugby sevens win

We've been working all week towards that. "We're showing that Canadian rugby is on the scene now". John said nerves contributed to Hong Kong's loss to Fiji , with a host of turnovers seeing them trailing 1...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia warns US against unilateral strike on N.Korea

North Korea's defiance to carry out missile tests should be of grave concern to the whole world, Mr Richardson chillingly warned. The U.S. Navy this month struck a Syrian airfield with 59 Tomahawk missiles. m...More..

United CEO 'ashamed' about passenger's removal
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United CEO 'ashamed' about passenger's removal

Munoz spoke three days after a passenger was dragged off a plane , bloodied and screaming, by authorities at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. It is unclear if Dao remains hospitalized. "I don't go. I'm n...More..

Russian Federation is sending a 'Terminator' robot into Space
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russian Federation is sending a 'Terminator' robot into Space

Combat robot F.E.D.O.R is a human-like creation which can be programmed to make its own decisions, officials claimed. The message accompanying the quick clip reads: "Russian fighting robots - guys with iron nat...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 won't launch with Bixby Voice feature

The company also said that Bixby Voice would not come until later this year in the US. Were you Galaxy S8 pre-order customers planning to try Bixby Voice at launch? The English-language version of Bixb...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ India Launch Set for April 19

This launch will probably be the one after few quarters since its Galaxy Note 7 tragedy. The company also stated that those who are opting for pre-orders will get the Gear VR with controller and Oculus conten...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Embarrasses Mid-Market Device

In addition, the Google Assistant has been replaced by Samsung's new personal assistant; Bixby. Both these devices also include a fingerprint scanner which is now located at the back. The 12 megapixel Dual Pi...More..

Microsoft patches Windows vulnerabilities exposed in latest Shadow Brokers release
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Microsoft patches Windows vulnerabilities exposed in latest Shadow Brokers release

The exploits the group revealed Friday included Windows vulnerabilities as well as hacking tools apparently used by the NSA to monitor messages about financial transactions through the SWIFT telecommunications ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Does the Galaxy S8 our appetites?

The Galaxy S8 is fitted with a 3,000mAh battery while the larger device gets a 3,500mAh unit. Among the stocks highlighted by Pacific Crest and Cowen, the biggest movers on the stock market today were Univer...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Galaxy S8's Bixby could be the biggest fail yet for Samsung

So new S8 owners will be able to use Bixby's augmented reality camera features, Bixby Vision as it's called, and access the "Home" panel, which is basically a pane of widgets. The delay could mark yet another...More..

Samsung Elec's Q1 OP near $9 bn on strong chip sales
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Samsung Elec's Q1 OP near $9 bn on strong chip sales

Despite the problems with the exploding Galaxy Note 7, concerns may not have been as intense as originally though, a Reuters and Ipsos study found that 26% of American consumers would purchase a Samsung phone...More..

United to refund ticket cost to Flight 3411 passengers
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United to refund ticket cost to Flight 3411 passengers

United was trying to make room for four employees of a partner airline. This will never happen again . "Probably the word "ashamed" comes to mind", Munoz told ABC's " Good Morning America " on Wednesday mornin...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Samsung's insane day: Bumper profits, new phone and its chief on trial

The technology firm has also reported a 48% jump in profits during the first three months of 2017, despite challenges around the failure of its Galaxy Note 7 handset a year ago. "Do you know what will happen ...More..

Apple Car Coming With California DMV Permit Approval?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Apple Car Coming With California DMV Permit Approval?

Apple has not commented - other than to point to its letter late previous year expressing an interest in the technology. The company told The Associated Press that the permit will cover three types of vehi...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Afghan 'mother of all bombs' toll rises to 94

Afghan defense officials have said the 21,600-pound (9,797-kg) GBU-43, dropped late on Thursday in the eastern province of Nangarhar, had killed almost 100 suspected militants, though they acknowledged th...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Coachella 2017: Man suspected of stealing more than 100 cellphones during festival

As Consequence of Sound points out , the Indio Police Department said that a group of users were able to locate Henao on the festival grounds by using Find My iPhone. At least 20 of the phones have been reuni...More..

Russia, Google reach $7.8M deal on Android case
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia, Google reach $7.8M deal on Android case

In September 2015, FAS alleged that Google abused its market dominance and violated Part 1 Article 10 of the Federal Law on Protection of Competition. Yandex CEO Arkady Volozh called the settlement "an importan...More..

Trump administration declines to brand China a currency manipulator
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump administration declines to brand China a currency manipulator

The 100-day trade talks announced after a Sino-American presidential summit last week will aim to deal with decades of thorny trade issues, leaving some US business leaders wary that the short timeline might yi...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

There may be an alien life in solar system

Hunter Waite from SwRI explained. This is the closest scientists have come to identifying a place having the ingredients for life, said Thomas Zurbuchen, the associate administrator of the NASA Science Missio...More..

Nepal President Bidhya Devi embarks on five-day India visit
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Nepal President Bidhya Devi embarks on five-day India visit

During her State Visit, President Bhandari is scheduled to meet Indian counterpart Pranab Mukharjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari as well as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other politicians....More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Nintendo Switch Exceeds Forecast with 2.4 Million Sales in the First Month

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild also set new records as it's become Nintendo's fastest-selling launch game of all time, as well as the fastest-selling entry in the Zelda series. The initial success ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Easter Governor Ayade greets Christians, enjoins renewed faith in leaders

Evening masses are conducted every day, concluding with a three-hour mass between 12 noon and 3 pm on Good Friday, along with meditation to observe the "7 Holy Words" spoken by Lord Jesus and its relevance in t...More..

Ship may have hit endangered whale found dead
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Ship may have hit endangered whale found dead

That weight makes it "a little small, but not significantly so", said Melanie Mahoney, communication officer for animal rescue at the International Fund for Animal Welfare, one of the groups assisting with th...More..

Windows Phone 8.1 users report issues syncing with OneDrive, OneNote
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Windows Phone 8.1 users report issues syncing with OneDrive, OneNote

The Windows 10 Cloud is thought to be competing the success of the Google's Chrome OS, and should also run Universal Windows Apps. Windows Cloud is nothing but the special edition of the Windows 10. Reuters/Bre...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Apple Inc. allowed to road test self-driving vehicles in California

And once Apple does start testing, it will have to file Disengagement Reports that detail how many miles driverless vehicles have traveled as part of the state's Autonomous Vehicle Testing Program. Apple is ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

USA and its allies considering options after North Korea's 'provocative' missile launch

We hope to achieve this objective through peaceable means. At a joint press conference with Mr Pence today, Mr Hwang said: "We have agreed to further strengthen the readiness posture of [the] ROK-US allianc...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

'Food source' for potential life found on Saturn's moon

Additionally, Hubble researchers report they too have found evidence of plumes of the material erupting from Jupiter's moon Europa. It's a part of NASA's investigation into " Ocean Worlds " in the solar syst...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

South Africans protest against Zuma

South Africans on Friday marched across the country calling for President Jacob Zuma to step down while his supporters also marched in solidarity with him. The Guptas deny any wrongdoing, and Mr Zuma has sa...More..

Orlando Bloom dating Nina Dobrev?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Orlando Bloom dating Nina Dobrev?

Bloom, 40, recently broke up with pop music superstar Katy Perry because he did not want a serious relationship and Dobrev has not been deeply involved with someone in a while. What we do know for sure is tha...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

S.Korean court holds 1st trial on Samsung heir over bribery charges

At its unveiling in NY last month, the large-screened Galaxy S8, which incorporates a native virtual assistant, won widespread praise. That could help it stage a comeback in the wake of a string of controversie...More..