Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Xbox VR won't be showing up at this year's E3

The jolly green giant in the room is Project Scorpio . If it's to be one of the stars of Microsoft's show this Sunday, let's hope it makes a triumphant return, reigniting interest in the franchise and making up for what could be a lacking array ...

New Smart Speaker Expected As Apple Kicks Off Conference New Smart Speaker Expected As Apple Kicks Off Conference

Reminders and named timers are ready for USA users now, with a wider rollout to Germany and the United Kingdom coming in the next few weeks. So if you say, " Alexa , remind me to stop making covfefe jokes in 10 minutes", your trusty AI helper will...

What to expect at Apple's big event Monday

This year's developers conference will be the first since 2013 to introduce new hardware . Rumors also propose that Apple may sample the latest OS versions of tvOS , macOS , and watchOS . A sketchy rumour from Israeli publication the...

SpaceX tries again to launch 1st recycled supply ship SpaceX tries again to launch 1st recycled supply ship

The start of the CRS-11 uncrewed station resupply mission on Saturday (June 3) marked the 100th launch from Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida in nearly 50 years. Leahy's diverse career has included work for The Walt Disney Company, ...

DHS chief says reported Russian back-channel not a 'big deal'

He is respected by everyone and is working on programs that will save our country billions of dollars. Kushner is presently the senior advisor to the government and is pretty good in his job and has been very active since the presidential elections a...

Farmers in Maharashtra to go on strike from Thursday Farmers in Maharashtra to go on strike from Thursday

Pawar said by giving hints of writing off loans for small farmers, the Maharashtra government is "attempting to divide the farmers" and trying to break the strike. "Almost 40 per cent of trucks carrying vegetables to Mumbai come from neighbouring...

Hacker Attack on Password Manager Heightens Concerns Hacker Attack on Password Manager Heightens Concerns

In the blog post, OneLogin chief information security officer Alvaro Hoyos said an unknown party gained unauthorized access to OneLogin's servers running in the United States. The blog post had no further information or technical details about...

Palestinians say embassy decision best for peace

Trump signed a waiver on Thursday morning that will keep the U.S. embassy in Israel's second-largest city for at least the next six months. Shortly after the White House announced that US President Donald Trump had signed the order rejecting ...

Gravitational waves detected again, at furthest distance yet Gravitational waves detected again, at furthest distance yet

Director France Córdova regarding news that researchers at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) detected gravitational waves from a third pair of merging black holes 3 billion light-years away - the farthest distance yet.

India to launch communication satellite using its heaviest rocket India to launch communication satellite using its heaviest rocket

Called the Fat Boy Satellite, the GSLV Mk III will enable India to send manned missions to space. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) failed on its maiden launch in 1993 and since then it had 38 consecutively successful launches and the...

Barrier Reef bleaching worse than expected Barrier Reef bleaching worse than expected

The United Nations environment agency reported in Jan 2017 that if current trends continue and the world fails to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, almost all of the world's coral reefs will suffer severe bleaching - the gravest threat to one of the...

Alaska volcano erupts again; aviation alert raised to red Alaska volcano erupts again; aviation alert raised to red

The eruption lasted 55 minutes, Bloomberg reported. Flights between North America and Asia are likely to be grounded for several days until code level is reduced. There have been eight documented eruption events at Bogoslof, the most recent one...

White House communications director resigns amid tensions White House communications director resigns amid tensions

On Twitter, President Trump said "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA - and how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election - has taken over the fake news ". A top White House communications staffer has resigned as US President D...

South Korea says conducted joint drills with US B-1B strategic bomber

The interceptor launched Tuesday from Vandenberg AFB targeted a simulated ICBM launched from a test range on Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific. The new missile was unveiled at a massive military parade held in Pyongyang in April to commemorate the bir...

Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Loehmann was sacked because he wasn't truthful on his job application, Williams said. In addition, the officer who drove Loehmann to Rice, Frank Garmback, has been suspended for 10 days and has to undergo additional training, the publication repor...

'Judy' Malware infects more than 36.5 million Android users 'Judy' Malware infects more than 36.5 million Android users

The server replies with the actual malicious payload, which includes JavaScript code, a user-agent string and URLs controlled by the malware author. Each click mean payment for the creator of the malware from the website developer. Alphabet Inc ( NAS...

French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court

Consequently, the two-times Wimbledon champions initially pencilled in the All England Championships for her return when she was finally able to hit a ball again in March. 'So it was a real pleasure to play in front of them and play how I played. A...

Bag of moon dust worth $4 million at auction Bag of moon dust worth $4 million at auction

It was recovered in 2003 during a criminal investigation against a Kansas space museum director and misidentified. And now it is slated to go on the auction block again, at Sotheby's this time, where it is expected to fetch between $2 million to $4...

Google turns apps into 'channels' with Android TV revamp

Both of the apps mentioned even had reviews posted which claimed they were legitimate, which could have been left by the developers themselves as a way to try and convinces users the apps were legit. If you want to be eligible for the new survey ,...

Microsoft rebrands its Twitch rival to Mixer, adds co-streaming Microsoft rebrands its Twitch rival to Mixer, adds co-streaming

Microsoft acquired Beam back in August, which was only months after it initially launched . But today, Beam is dead. The Xbox One dashboard will add a Mixer page, too, which will be another way of exploring what's popular across the ser...

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