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Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 17 2017

Sonic Mania: How to Drop Dash as Sonic the Hedgehog

The Drop Dash is better when you actually have momentum, like you've been launched in the air, and instead of landing straight down, you can just burst into a dash and ke...

Aug 17 2017

Apple Inc sets aside an estimated $1 billion for Hollywood content programming

The current Carpool Karaoke and Planet of the Apps have not received outstanding reviews so far. Apple previously focused on renting TV shows and movies throu...

Aug 16 2017

A desktop version of Google Allo is now available

The web version of Allo somewhat uses a similar pairing process with WhatsApp . And while it's great to host the application in a browser, it's often nice to have a se...

Aug 15 2017

The World's Largest Volcanic System Is Under The Antarctic Ice

If verified through other studies , the new results would bring the total number of volcanoes beneath this part of Antarctica to almost 140, and raise the unsettling...

Aug 09 2017

On Nature column: Incredible celestial phenomenon to darken skies on August 21

If you're planning to watch the solar eclipse this month, make sure you have the proper safety equipment. The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or part...

Aug 08 2017

Google cuts up to $200 off its Pixel phones

Instead Google's Pixel 2 will feature big bezels, just like the existing models. If these are spot on, then it is easy to understand why more consumers are leaning to...

Aug 08 2017

Rich hippies rejoice: Tesla Model X now $3000 cheaper

After the announcement, credit ratings agency Standard & Poor assigned the issue a "B-" rating. The high numbers associated with the MPGe ratings of electric cars u...

Aug 08 2017

'Mystery critters' suspected of eating holes in boy's feet on Australian beach

The boy was immediately taken to a hospital, where staff members were mystified by the "pin-sized holes" all over his legs, Jarrod said . Jarrod Kanizay , the teen's ...

Aug 07 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Partial lunar eclipse to be visible in PH

The duration of the partial eclipse is 1 hour, 55 minutes. A partial lunar eclipse happens when the Earth moves between the Sun and the Moon, but they are not precisely a...

Aug 06 2017

Toyota, Mazda to build $1.6 billion US plant, develop electric cars tech

With the sense of crisis, Mazda chose to approach Toyota . Within minutes of the first-quarter earnings conference ending, Toyota confirmed it will acquire about a 5...

Aug 06 2017

Despite missing cut, Curry pleased with experience

Most expected Curry to struggle badly, but he shot a four-over-par round - better than 13 players in the field - before taking to Twitter afterwards to address a tweet ma...

Aug 06 2017

European Union extends sanctions against Russian Federation because of Siemens turbines

The list now includes 153 people and 40 companies or entities. On July 21, Germany's Siemens company announced that all four of its gas turbines produced for a project ...

Aug 06 2017

British model kidnapped and put up for sale on the dark web

The woman, whose identity has not been revealed, was held prisoner for a week after being drugged, authorities said. Officers seized Herba, who is believed to live in t...

Aug 03 2017

Uh, No. You CAN'T Wear Your Sunglasses For The Eclipse

Whether you're planning on going to an eclipse viewing party or just sitting out on a blanket in your backyard, you may want to plan ahead on how you'll actually be viewi...

Aug 01 2017

IOS: Microsoft Kills Word Flow Keyboard-Here's What to Replace It With

Back in 2014, Microsoft Garage came to life to test out experimental applications on Android and iOS and other platforms. In fact, visitors to the Word Flow product pa...

Jul 31 2017

Pokemon Go Dev Postpones Pokemon Go Fest Europe Schedule Until Fall 2017

The suit specifies that Niantic violated the Illinois Consumer Fraud Act by misleading its attendees, many of whom traveled from around the country. Class action lawsui...

Jul 28 2017

California Teen Charged in Fatal Crash Recorded on Instagram

She feels bad but she still killed her own sister. Again, authorities have not confirmed the video is linked to the fatal crash, though it is linked to some of the soci...

Jul 27 2017

Samsung in position to top Apple's quarterly profits for first time

Operating profit was up 72.9 percent from the previous year to 14.07 trillion won, while the firm's overall sales increased 19.7 percent to 61 trillion won. Both Samsung ...

Jul 26 2017

Toyota promises long-range solid-state batteries in EVs by early 2020s

For many years, Toyota believed plug-in hybrids and hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles are the future, but last year the company chose to switch its focus on completely electric...