Imagination likely to see Apple royalties slashed, then end

While nothing is written in stone yet and we're working on best guesses based on hints and leaks from Apple's supply chain, there's growing confidence we have a good idea of what the iPhone 8 will look like. About Making Comments on our Site: Patent... More..

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Trump signs 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order targeting foreign material sourcing

Trump signed the "Buy America, Hire America" order on Tuesday night during a visit to a tool factory in the USA state of Wisconsin, reported CNN. But the number of applications for the lottery, conducted earl...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook CEO Announces New AR Studio Development Platform

Over the last couple of years, Facebook has been closely working with Oculus, its augmented reality unit. "Over time, I do think this is going to be a really important technology that changes how we use our...More..

Big Asteroid To Pass 'Very Close' To Earth On Wednesday
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Big Asteroid To Pass 'Very Close' To Earth On Wednesday

The 2,000 foot wide space rock (as tall as a sky scraper) will pass safely by, almost 5 times farther than the moon is to Earth, next Wednesday. Despite not being an asteroid with " extinction level " credibi...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bill O'Reilly Is Out At Fox News

O'Reilly remained defiant, calling it "disheartening" that he was pushed out of the network "due to completely unfounded claims". "But that is the unfortunate reality many of us in the public eye must live with...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Patriots star Tom Brady will not attend White House ceremony

The White House celebrations were overshadowed by the suicide of the Patriots former star Aaron Hernandez, who hanged himself on Wednesday in a prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder, priso...More..

Australia Scraps Visa Program for Foreign Workers, Popular With Indian Graduates
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Australia Scraps Visa Program for Foreign Workers, Popular With Indian Graduates

It must be noted that a majority of these visa holders are from India, UK and China. Turnbull's statement resonated the stance taken by the Trump administration in the USA to restict use of the H1-B visa prog...More..

Apple receives license to test self-driving cars in California
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Apple receives license to test self-driving cars in California

All autonomous technology makers must apply for and be granted permission to test a vehicle on public roads from the DMV. Securing approval to test its vehicles was likely no small task given that regulators ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Palestinian Prisoners Begin Mass Hunger Strike

Long-term mass hunger strikes by Palestinian prisoners are rare, but in past cases of individual inmates who stopped eating for weeks, detention terms were shortened or not renewed after they were hospitalise...More..

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

Another point in 1140b's favor: "Its temperature is very mild and similar to what Earth experiences today", Dittmann says. The next largest planets in our solar system are gaseous, like Uranus and Neptune. A li...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

F8 2017: Major Announcements From Day 1 of Facebook's Developer Conference

The speech was given at the company's annual developer conference on Tuesday, amid growing concern over the increasing number of videos that show violent content to millions of users worldwide. If only Faceboo...More..

Amazon says it is bringing retail shopfront service to Australia
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Amazon says it is bringing retail shopfront service to Australia

Australians have already been able to use an Australian Kindle store on the Amazon website, which launched in 2012, and there are already nearly 1000 employees in the country. Other listed retailers facing sale...More..

Apple prepares iMac refresh for 2H 2017
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Apple prepares iMac refresh for 2H 2017

Latest speculations claim that the Cupertino-based tech giant is releasing server-grade "iMac" with Xeon CPU at the Q3 of 2017. Now, new details regarding Apple's new iMac has surfaced thanks to sources from ...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook will now integrate AR technology in its platform

Zuckerberg added that A key part of the journey is to make an open platform where any developer can create anything they want. For Facebook users with a VR headset, the social network introduced Facebook...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

What does Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' order actually do?

The order directs USA agencies to propose rules to prevent immigration fraud and abuse in the program. Outsourcing companies tend to use the visas to hire less-skilled workers at much lower rates of pay. Also...More..

United (UAL) Posts Earnings Beat, CEO Apologizes Once More for Scandal
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United (UAL) Posts Earnings Beat, CEO Apologizes Once More for Scandal

The stock has a market capitalization of $21.46B along with 314.62M outstanding shares. Currently, United Continental Holdings, Inc.net profit margin for the 12 months is at 6.68%. Finally, Chevy Chase Trust Ho...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

US cargo ship blasts off for space station with supplies, experiments

EDT (1511 GMT) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. "While in space, after traveling a safe distance from the station, the fire is lit and data is collected before re-entering the Earth's atmosph...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

NASA Livestreams 360-Degree View Of Rocket Launch

While the minimum viewing distance is miles away from the launchpad, the 360-degree live stream offers viewers the possibility to experience the start of the space mission firsthand. Four fisheye-lens cameras w...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in his prison cell

Leslie Walker, of Prisoners' Legal Services of MA, told WBUR's Deborah Becker on Morning Edition that prisoners are monitored to prevent suicide. The 27-year-old was housed in the general population unit of the...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Samsung's Bixby Voice Will Launch In Canada This Spring

Samsung had also started a pre-registration page earlier, but the pre-bookings could only start from today. Lee also said , " Samsung places a high premium on security in order to protect content in the de...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Jon Ossoff advances to runoff in highly watched Georgia election

Republicans barely avoided an embarrassing setback by forcing a runoff election for a historically Republican open House seat Tuesday night - and that's cause for celebration in the eyes of President Trump. But...More..

Missing South African hunter feared to have been eaten by crocodiles
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Missing South African hunter feared to have been eaten by crocodiles

Van Zyl vanished last week while hunting along the Limpopo River in Zimbabwe. Zyl's footprints were then later spotted leading to the river bank, with trackers finding his backpack nearby. Forensic experts are ...More..

Trump seems confused about who is in charge of North Korea
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump seems confused about who is in charge of North Korea

During an interview, President Trump ended up telegraphing a major misconception regarding the leader of North Korea. A young man who was protected from deportation under an Obama-era program aimed at allowin...More..

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Close shave: Large asteroid passing near Earth

The next known close encounter with an asteroid in this size class won't happen again until 2027, when the half-mile-wide (800 m) asteroid 1999 AN10 will fly by Earth at just one lunar distance, or about 236,00...More..

Seattle mayor denies knowing sex-abuse accuser
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Seattle mayor denies knowing sex-abuse accuser

Two other men have also come forward to say that Murray abused them when they were boys. McGinn, 57, praised the city's economic growth. but said it's coming at a cost to taxpayers. The city's downtown busi...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Get ready for a VR obsessed Facebook on your smartphone

Ignoring the fact that most of us already spend the better part of our days with our eyes glued to our phone, typing in questions like, "Who was the guy in that thing?" But it also went far beyond that, leverag...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook Is Going All-In on Augmented Reality

Zuckerberg also predicted the advent of augmented reality street art, and suggested that as technology makes people working in traditional jobs more productive, more and more people will contribute to society t...More..

Disney Shows Off Star Wars Land and Good God It's Awesome
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Disney Shows Off Star Wars Land and Good God It's Awesome

Fans of the original Battlefront found it hard to find matches once new maps and modes were released as DLC, which is what influenced the decision to snub the season pass. That's right. If you ride the at...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Fresno triple killer motivated by hate, not terrorism

Authorities did not publicize his identity as they were chasing possible sightings of Muhammad and other leads in the case, Dyer said. "He was a different kind of boy, he was different from all my kids", Glen...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Fresno gunman targeting whites chose 3 men at random

The third victim, a 59-year-old man, was gunned down in the parking of the Catholic Charities building. His social media postings were littered with murderous, racist sentiments, including references to "white ...More..

Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies in Italy at age 117
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies in Italy at age 117

Ms Morano was born on 29 November, 1899, and had been living in a one-room apartment. "She didn't suffer", said Morano's longtime doctor, Dr. Carlo Bava, who reported that she passed away very peacefully, w...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Almost 300 North Koreans surrender in Malaysia for overstaying

China made a plea for a return to negotiations. Kim Jong-il decreed that North Koreans should have access to foreign cuisine. North Korea showed no let-up in its defiance after a failed missile test on Sund...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump signs "Buy American, Hire American" executive order

Senior administration officials, who described the current H-1B visa program as a lottery system that gives work visas to contracting firms that replace domestic employees, contended that it needs to return...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'

Pence also said on Tuesday that all options were on the table in dealing with North Korea , but that President Donald Trump is determined to work with Japan, China and South Korea to find a peaceful so...More..

This New Super-Earth is the Best Hope for Finding Alien Life
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

This New Super-Earth is the Best Hope for Finding Alien Life

In particular, because the star transits in front of its star, astronomers can study to see if it has an atmosphere and, if so, what molecules are present. And a good chunk of them also lie in the habitable zon...More..