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Stories about Sci-tech

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...

Jul 24 2017

Japan captures images of melted fuel at Fukushima nuclear plant using robots

Experts have said the fuel melted and much of it fell to the chamber's bottom and is now covered by radioactive water as deep as six metres. TEPCO said the images wer...

Jul 24 2017

You can help NASA out during this summer's solar eclipse

If you get a clear view of the eclipse, remember that there's a wrong way and several right ways to look at the sun. An alternative method for safe viewing of the parti...

Jul 22 2017

Moody's Corporation, General Electric Company Q2 2017 Earnings

The company has beaten the expectations of analysts on adjusted profit, but their cash flow was weak. GE's results translated into 28c per share, 3c above analyst exp...

Jul 20 2017

UIDAI launches mAadhaar app for Android users: Here are 6 key features

In a disclaimer, UIDAI has said that the app is now in beta mode which means that users may encounter bugs and issues. Once it is done, it will take you to the home men...

Jul 20 2017

Nintendo's Switch Online companion app is now available for iOS

The classic game's second version will be much bigger and offer more excitement. This game will sell Switches . So expect a lot of Splatoon 2 auto-generated Facebo...

Jul 20 2017

Google app on Android and iOS updated with personalized news feed

You'd navigate to its search engine, search for some news or an article that interested you and then head directly to the website that offered it. Apps like Facebook ...