Thursday July 27-th, 2017

Microsoft Launches iPhone App for Low Vision Community: Seeing AI Microsoft Launches iPhone App for Low Vision Community: Seeing AI

The app, which is free and available on iOS-only, relies on holding up one's smartphone camera to hear information about the world. To use the app, the user must point their phone's camera, select a channel and hear a description of their surroundi...

China Sets Up Military Base in Djibouti China Sets Up Military Base in Djibouti

About 46,35,000 military personnel are now serving in the Chinese military, and 34,68,000 are a part of the Indian military. State news agency Xinhua said late on Tuesday the ships had departed from Zhanjiang in southern China "to set up a support ...

Suspect In Bixby Explosion To Appear In Federal Court Suspect In Bixby Explosion To Appear In Federal Court

Federal authorities have confirmed an explosive device was set off outside an Air Force recruiting center near Tulsa, Oklahoma. "There's no doubt that military offices have been targeted in shootings and explosions in the past, but we also see peop...

Wimbledon 2017: Chance of thundery showers Wimbledon 2017: Chance of thundery showers

Angelique Kerber, the world No. 1, faces Spain's Garbine Muguruza a round or two earlier than either would have liked - Muguruza is seeded 14th but has looked risky through the first week. In contrast, Muguruza has sailed into the last 16 without dro...

Adrian Mannarino v Novak Djokovic live stream Adrian Mannarino v Novak Djokovic live stream

I am sure the groundsmen are the best in the world, but grass is the most complex surface to maintain'. The match was postponed after the marathon battle between Rafa Nadal and Gilles Muller ended late on Monday on Court One. Previously these two...

WhatsApp to enter partnership with multiple banks to enable UPI payments WhatsApp to enter partnership with multiple banks to enable UPI payments

UPI , laucnhed by NPCI , is a mobile application that helps quick transfer of money through a mobile device round the clock. Besides, the corporation will soon be launching multi-bank UPI partnerships for global players such as Google and Whatsap...

Oculus Rift price drops to £399 with Touch for six weeks Oculus Rift price drops to £399 with Touch for six weeks

Facebook said it has provided more than $250 million in funding to developers to drive more content for the Rift . That seems to be the strategy at Facebook Inc ., which said it would temporarily cut $200 from the $600 price of its Oculus Rift ...

Jay-Z's '4:44' comes to Apple Music following Tidal exclusive Jay-Z's '4:44' comes to Apple Music following Tidal exclusive

Per the RIAA , Hova is in rare air as the only Hip-Hop artists with 10 platinum studio albums . "Another Platinum album adds to an already iconic career". Tidal claims to have 3 million subscribers . "I went to iTunes looking for his ...

An Acrobat Falls To His Death At Spanish Music Festival An Acrobat Falls To His Death At Spanish Music Festival

The band only found out after their set that Monroy had died. Not long after the incident, Green Day took to the stage to begin their set. They said: " Mad Cool Festival regrets the bad accident suffered by an aerial dancer during the seco...

John Podesta Goes Off On 'Whack Job' Trump In Twitter Tirade John Podesta Goes Off On 'Whack Job' Trump In Twitter Tirade

As Trump sits down with leaders of the world's top economies, Podesta had more friendly advice: "Dude, get your head in the game". Trump tweeted how while in Hamburg, Podesta was a topic of discussion. Although U.S. intelligence agencies are ...

LHC researchers find new subatomic particle LHC researchers find new subatomic particle

The doubly charmed baryon Ξcc contains two charm quarks and one up quark. The existence of doubly charmed baryons was already known to be a possibility in the 1970s, after the discovery of the charm quark. The Large Hadron Collider is operate...

Clippers ink Milos Teodosic to two-year, $12.3 million deal Clippers ink Milos Teodosic to two-year, $12.3 million deal

He currently plays for PBC CSKA Moscow, and is regarded as the best player that isn't playing in the National Basketball Association right now. The NBA has been awaiting Teodosic's arrival to the league for some time. The Clippers were left with ...

Bill Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November Bill Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges is set for November

Cosby is accused of sexually assaulting a former employee of his alma mater in his Pennsylvania home in 2004. A Pennsylvania judge has set a date for a retrial of Bill Cosby on charges of sexual assault. Constand was the director of women's baske...

Destiny 2 open beta begins July 21 Destiny 2 open beta begins July 21

Check it out here. Players will also have access to a new competitive mode known as Countdown , arriving with a custom-built map for the mode. Take our money, Bungie . In addition, players will gain access to the new subclasses of the sequel. A...

Celtics Have Agreed To Trade Avery Bradley To Pistons Celtics Have Agreed To Trade Avery Bradley To Pistons

The Detroit Pistons have officially joined the free agency frenzy, Avery Bradley is on his way in, and Marcus Morris is on his way out. That's money the Celtics aren't likely to have, particularly after they pay Isaiah Thomas (who will also be ...

Mars soil may be toxic to alien life Mars soil may be toxic to alien life

These compounds, known as perchlorates , seem to be widespread in the Martian dirt; several NASA missions have detected them at a variety of locations. When they exposed it to UV waves like those on Mars , the cells became completely sterile wi...

Israeli settler runs over, kills Palestinian man in occupied West Bank Israeli settler runs over, kills Palestinian man in occupied West Bank

There were other imperatives of course, political and others-but the most important from the enemy's perspective was the element of the infidels who had the nerve to take control over sacred Muslim lands and the need to uproot them from there.

Lauren Conrad Welcomes First Child With William Tell Lauren Conrad Welcomes First Child With William Tell

The Laguna Beach , California native had shared the news she was having a boy in an Instagram post on June 2. On January 1, the fashion designer announced via her Instagram account, stating that she and her husband were expecting a baby .

Pokémon Go's Anniversary Event Will Let You Capture Ash's Pikachu Pokémon Go's Anniversary Event Will Let You Capture Ash's Pikachu

The game is now one year old. As was initially rumored, players will get a special Pikachu, one featuring Ash's hat from the long-running anime series. Niantic has also uploaded an anniversary box with an incubator, ultra balls and raid passes with ...

Microsoft to cut thousands of jobs Microsoft to cut thousands of jobs

Last week , reports surfaced that Microsoft planned a reorganization to focus more on cloud sales. Microsoft acknowledged Thursday that it plans to eliminate up to 3,000 jobs, concentrated in the company's sales group, as it repositions the b...

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