Equestrian-Kiwi Nicholson wins first Badminton title at 37th attempt

But, after reaching the showjumping element of the Trials in third place and just 0.8 penalty points behind leader Ingrid Klimke, of Germany, he produced a brilliant clear round with only one time fault to put the pressure on Klimke and second-placed... More..

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Apple to create $1 billion fund to boost US manufacturing

Apple announced its latest quarterly earnings on Tuesday, and the results were mixed. "Because if we can create many manufacturing jobs around, those manufacturing jobs create more jobs around them because y...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Samsung says Galaxy S8 pre-orders outpaced S7 by 30pc

Remember the Samsung Note7 debacle? But, while they focused on safety, it seems new problems have popped up on the other end of the devices. Some units out there suffer from a red tint issue that Samsung cl...More..

New Details and Video of the Canceled Sonic Extreme emerges
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

New Details and Video of the Canceled Sonic Extreme emerges

Remember Tech Decks? Vision Scape was also working on a skateboarding game based on the Nickelodeon TV show Rocket Power . The video details the development of a prototype titled Sonic The Hedgehog Extreme . ...More..

One in every five Australians have suffered revenge porn abuse
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

One in every five Australians have suffered revenge porn abuse

A survey of almost 4,300 people led by RMIT University and Monash University has found that far more people - men and women - had had sexual or nude images taken or distributed without their consent, or other...More..

SpaceX launches government spy satellite, lands rocket stage
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

SpaceX launches government spy satellite, lands rocket stage

No details were divulged about the newly launched NRO satellite. The launch, which was originally scheduled for Sunday, was almost postponed for a second time, according to Elon Musk - SpaceX's founder. A...More..

Why did Xiaomi remove the headphone jack in the Mi 6?
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Why did Xiaomi remove the headphone jack in the Mi 6?

Reports said even HTC is following the trend to ditch the headphone paraphernalia in its forthcoming HTC U 11 smartphone this year. The folks over at The Tech Point has published multiple renders of what ...More..

It's Getting Harder to Find the 'Call of the Wild'
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

It's Getting Harder to Find the 'Call of the Wild'

But every 30 minutes, a jet flew overhead, shattering the fragile calm. You may only hear birds at about half the distance between you and the edge. "The study makes flawless sense to me", George Mason Univ...More..

Pokemon Go Event Makes Grass Types More Common
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Pokemon Go Event Makes Grass Types More Common

Pokemon GO asks that trainers everywhere help him in his studies by capturing as many Grass Pokemon as you can. Now that the event is live, the company has revealed another perk of the event: lure modules w...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8: Users Rebuild a Problem Relating to Wireless Charging
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8: Users Rebuild a Problem Relating to Wireless Charging

Initially, Samsung directed affected users towards the Display tab in Settings, where they could adjust the saturation, color range and sharpness of the screen via the Screen Mode menu. However, the phone was...More..

Harman Kardon accidentally reveals its Cortana-powered speaker
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Harman Kardon accidentally reveals its Cortana-powered speaker

Prospective buyers can register their interest here. Samsung has a virtual assistant of its own called Bixby, created to compete with Cortana, Siri, Alexa and Google Assistant. The black version of the Harman...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Amazon dominates US market for voice-controlled speakers

The market research firm also expects Amazon Echo to hold the lead in this segment "for the foreseeable future", while it could lose some ground as Google Home gains more sales traction in 2017 and beyond. In...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Always Dreaming wins muddy Kentucky Derby

But when an owner wants to be part of the big race, there's little a trainer can do to discourage them. Yet when the usual throng gathered at the top of the stretch of the 143rd Kentucky Derby on Saturday eve...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Cinco de Mayo celebrations

During his speech, Pence said that the current administration remains committed to this diverse group. "Americans, Mexicans, everybody", said John Faulkner, a Pine Island resident. By 1862, only the French re...More..

Facebook warns of fake news danger ahead of British election
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Facebook warns of fake news danger ahead of British election

Facebook has taken out ads in a number of United Kingdom newspapers, advising readers to "be sceptical of headlines" amongst other tips for spotting fake news. Earlier in the month, Google announced structural ...More..

Russia Submits UNSC Draft Resolution in Support of De-Escalation in Syria
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Russia Submits UNSC Draft Resolution in Support of De-Escalation in Syria

The "de-escalation zones" are part of the Astana agreement, a plan proposed by Turkey, Russia and Iran meant to help stem further conflict in Syria. Anas Joudeh, a Syrian opposition figure, said the "de-escal...More..

Jio's New Exchange Offer: 100% Cash Back On JioFi Device
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Jio's New Exchange Offer: 100% Cash Back On JioFi Device

However, the Rs 408 mandatory recharge is the additional cost which the user will have to pay in order to avail the services. By exchanging their old dongle, customers will get a new JioFi device for Rs 999 a...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Trump to visit Middle East in first foreign trip

Trump, who promised during his campaign to ban Muslims from entering the United States and has sparked controversy for attempting to block the arrival of citizens of several Muslim-majority countries, will begi...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

With National Monuments Under Review, Bears Ears Is Focus Of Fierce Debate

The Interior Department Friday identified 27 national monuments , mostly in Western states, that it is reviewing for possible changes to the protections created by presidents over the past two decades. They sa...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Air Force's X-37B space plane sets 718-day flight record

USA military officials say that the an unmanned spacecraft orbiting Earth since May 2015 landed in Florida. Crews wearing protective suits for hazardous operations met the mini-shuttle that measures about 29 ...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Android 'O' Beta coming soon, says Google

Now, if we go by what information is available at Android's developer page , it looks like there will be a second developer preview build in the middle of May - which is listed as a beta. According to emails...More..

US military's X-37B space plane lands after 2-year secret mission
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

US military's X-37B space plane lands after 2-year secret mission

EST (12:00 GMT) at the SLF after spending some 636 days on orbit. It was the fourth clandestine flight of the X-37B, the longest in the program and the first to end in Florida, where Boeing has taken over two...More..

In Focus: Chelsea move for £17m-rated Celtic star makes sense
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

In Focus: Chelsea move for £17m-rated Celtic star makes sense

The Daily Mail report that the Blues will look to take the three-time-capped Scottish worldwide to Stamford Bridge after impressing in what could prove to be a domestic treble winning season for Celtic . The...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

SpaceX launches its first 'secretive' satellite for the United States government!

The payload, dubbed NROL-76, is a classified satellite from the National Reconnaissance Office . "Launch and landing of the NRO spy satellite was good", he said after liftoff. If successful, this will be the...More..

Alphabet Inc(NASDAQ: GOOGL) continues to beat expectations
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Alphabet Inc(NASDAQ: GOOGL) continues to beat expectations

Google's parent company Alphabet shrugged off pressure over online hate videos as it posted a 29% rise in quarterly profits. CFO Ruth Porat said YouTube's revenues were growing "at a significant rate". Reven...More..

Apple eager to tap India's huge potential, says Tim Cook
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Apple eager to tap India's huge potential, says Tim Cook

Apple released its quarterly reports on Tuesday, affirming most analysts' projections on the financial status of the Cupertino-based tech giant at this point in the year. Since the capital return program was i...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Facebook Will Add 3000 More Staff To Monitor Videos And Content

Zuckerburg's point left out some glaring details concerning these new hires, such as their employment status, specifics on training in dealing with these situations, and whether or not they'd receive any sort o...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

SpaceX just successfully landed the Falcon 9 rocket

Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies launched a sensitive mission for the USA military and landed the rocket's booster on land, marking the company's fifth successful mission of 2017. If successful, it w...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Record-breaking astronaut tells Trump she's ready to go to Mars

After she broke the record this morning, fans and fellow astronauts shared their love and support on social media. Whitson, a soft-spoken Iowa native, also holds the record for the most time spent spacewalkin...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Releases First Surface Laptop to Defeat Rivals

The laptop comes at a rough time for the Surface line, which Microsoft blamed for the small revenue shortfall in its latest quarterly report. During the #MicrosoftEDU event, May 2, 2017 , the Redmond-bas...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Air Force's Secretive X-37B Space Plane Lands In Florida

This is the fourth mission conducted by the military research program. Managed by the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office, the X-37B program performs risk reduction, experimentation and concept of operations ...More..

Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen: Voting begins for French presidential runoff
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Emmanuel Macron vs Marine Le Pen: Voting begins for French presidential runoff

Girardin, 36, doesn't like Macron - she says he'll do nothing for France - but she's voting for him anyway. Le Pen has spent the past few weeks battling to extend her appeal beyond her traditional base of s...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Samsung releases Galaxy S8 following Note 7 disaster

Consumer Reports found that four out of eight Galaxy S8 units they had in their possession suffered from the red tint issue with varying degrees of severity. As of now, there's no confirmation or clarity on th...More..

by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

At annual meeting, Warren Buffett blasts Wells Fargo for ignoring sales abuses

The 86-year-old CEO and his 93-year-old partner have been leading the conglomerate for more than five decades, but the crowd is always listening for new tidbits of wisdom. Before the meeting, Buffett cracked op...More..

Cities across the nation took part in March for Science
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Cities across the nation took part in March for Science

Another London marcher, 24-year-old student Rachel Denley Bowers, said science was important and that budget cuts affected research. From climate change denial to targeting the U.S. Early protests in Australi...More..