Alberto forms in the Gulf, flooding rains forecast

Alberto is expected to produce total rain accumulations of 10 to 15 inches with isolated totals of 25 inches across the northeastern portions of the Yucatan Peninsula and western Cuba, the National Hurricane Center said. There also was a storm surg... More..

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Kushner receives permanent security clearance
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Kushner receives permanent security clearance

By Lalit K Jha Washington, May 24 (PTI) Jarred Kushner, the son-in-law of US President Donald Trump , has finally received security clearance, a media report said today, bringing cheers to his supporters and t...More..

MD: Officer killed responding to suspicious vehicle
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

MD: Officer killed responding to suspicious vehicle

Four suspects are in custody after a Baltimore County police officer died Monday afternoon following an encounter in the Perry Hall area. Arriving paramedics rushed her to the hospital. The officer, who wasn't ...More..

Tuticorin streets bloodied with 9 deaths after anti-Sterlite protests turn violent
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Tuticorin streets bloodied with 9 deaths after anti-Sterlite protests turn violent

It was supposed to be a plan for 100th day observation of the protests in front of the district collectorate in Tuticorin . Initial pushing and shoving soon led to violent clashes, after agitated locals bega...More..

Royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Royal family thanks those who celebrated wedding

Prince Harry reportedly told guests he and his wife made "such a great team" and, turning to her, said: "I can't wait to spend the rest of my life with you". Air traffic controllers for nearby Heathrow Airport...More..

Ubisoft reports FY 2017-2018 financial results
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Ubisoft reports FY 2017-2018 financial results

Which is a shame because the idea of a pirate game from the team behind the excellent sailing found in Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag has us more than excited. Once the game releases, Ubisoft promises to rema...More..

Google, Amazon ahead in global smart speaker market
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Google, Amazon ahead in global smart speaker market

The company has largely dominated the smart speaker industry, but is now facing increased competition from Apple , Google, and Xiaomi . While Amazon's estimated four million sales were double the first ...More..

Is this $4500 solar-powered iPhone the future of business smartphones?
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Is this $4500 solar-powered iPhone the future of business smartphones?

The handset comes with a solar panel attached to the back, and, according to the images, looks nearly as if it's part of the phone. Caviar explains the company was inspired by "three men of science", consis...More..

Steam Link App Now Available On Android In Beta
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Steam Link App Now Available On Android In Beta

It will really need some sort of LTE (4G) support down the line - but this seems unlikely when Steam is suspicious of even letting you use it over WiFi (though the app doesn't go so far as to actively stop you)...More..

HTC U12+ revealed in new images while full specs leak out
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

HTC U12+ revealed in new images while full specs leak out

The leaked image also shows a complete design of the upcoming handset. For those who don't like notches on their smartphone displays , they will be happy to know that the HTC U12 + doesn't have one. The sheet...More..

How to get the Android P beta on your OnePlus 6
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

How to get the Android P beta on your OnePlus 6

However, OnePlus 6 now water resistance from accidental spills. Finally there's the most expensive OnePlus phone ever, the 256GB/8GB model that comes in at £569. OnePlus took the wraps off its 2018 flagshi...More..

Elon Musk details plans for LA's LOOP
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Elon Musk details plans for LA's LOOP

These tunnels were not yet part of his cross-country " Hyperloop " system, which would ferry people in tubes travelling at airline speeds at a much lower cost. Musk launched his foray into public transit after ...More..

Fortnite Devs Test Battle Royale Esports Rules With Limited Solo Showdown Mode
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Fortnite Devs Test Battle Royale Esports Rules With Limited Solo Showdown Mode

Aside from the massive bragging rights and fame that can be obtained via this limited time event, there's also the matter of the V-Bucks rewards. The Solo Showdown mode will be playable through 7am PDT / 10...More..

Stars formed only 250 million years after the Big Bang
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Stars formed only 250 million years after the Big Bang

The presence of oxygen is important because it must have come from an even older generation of stars that have completed their life cycle. A team of astronomers using high-precision optical instruments were...More..

PayPal is buying payments start-up iZettle for $2.2 billion ahead of IPO
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

PayPal is buying payments start-up iZettle for $2.2 billion ahead of IPO

The company expects to generate gross revenues of around $165m this year, with approximately $6bn of total payment volume expected to be processed on its platform. The deal could well see PayPal move out of the...More..

Google: We're having to hit pause on Chrome's audio autoplay block
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Google: We're having to hit pause on Chrome's audio autoplay block

Google says the policy will once again be applied to the Web Audio API in October, and that developers have until that point to update the code in their web-based games and apps according to Google's developer...More..

Stunning OnePlus 6 wallpapers look awesome on iPhone X
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Stunning OnePlus 6 wallpapers look awesome on iPhone X

All five wallpapers from the OnePlus 6. "The brief I got from OnePlus expressed the need for a more clean, yet artistic OnePlus approach", Olsson explains. OnePlus revealed its latest flagship on Tuesday wi...More..

Technocraft Industries (TIIL) Dipped -0.19% on May 17
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Technocraft Industries (TIIL) Dipped -0.19% on May 17

Meanwhile, the rupee recovered from the opening level of 68.14 and was trading at 67.86 against the United States dollar on a likely intervention from the RBI in early trade. The Punjab National Bank stock was ...More..

Banned Ozone-Harming Gas Creeps Back, Suggesting a Mystery Source
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Banned Ozone-Harming Gas Creeps Back, Suggesting a Mystery Source

David Doniger, director of the climate and clean energy program of the Natural Resources Defense Council , an environmental group in Washington, said the new emissions were "bad for the ozone layer and bad f...More..

Twitter is finally doing something about trolls -- using 'behavioral signals'
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Twitter is finally doing something about trolls -- using 'behavioral signals'

Rather than completely removing tweets with negative signals, Twitter will filter them out by hiding them behind a "see more replies" button. While these tweets will not be fully removed from the platform, ...More..

Meghan Markle's Dad Faked Paparazzi Photos Sold for $130K+, Report Claims
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Meghan Markle's Dad Faked Paparazzi Photos Sold for $130K+, Report Claims

There is no royal protocol to prevent Doria Ragland , Meghan's mother, from walking her daughter down the aisle . Harry, 33, and Meghan 36, will delay their honeymoon by about a week, according to repo...More..

Keyless cars have a unsafe downside that has killed dozens of people
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Keyless cars have a unsafe downside that has killed dozens of people

The Society of Automotive Engineers called for automakers to have features, like beeps, to warn drivers if their vehicles were still running. Keyless ignition systems that use start buttons to let drivers t...More..

People can't tell if this audio clip says 'Yanny' or 'Laurel'
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

People can't tell if this audio clip says 'Yanny' or 'Laurel'

Be prepared for a battle the world hasn't seen since Avengers: Infinity War . Sports writer Ted Berg wrote "there's no way anyone could hear that as Yanny ", and "anyone who says they do is lying for shoc...More..

HP's all-in-one brings Alexa to the party
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

HP's all-in-one brings Alexa to the party

Wireless charging has been integrated into the base, just as with the old version of the All-in-One , but HP has made it three times as powerful to get your smartphone up and running even faster. The EliteOne ...More..

Nokia X6 price and specs leaked by retailer
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Nokia X6 price and specs leaked by retailer

The highlighting feature of the upcoming Nokia X6 is its iPhone X-like display with a notch at the top. Under the hood, the Nokia X6 will come with a Qualcomm octa-core Snapdragon 636 chipset coupled with...More..

Life on Jupiter's moon? Europa's plumes suggest so
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Life on Jupiter's moon? Europa's plumes suggest so

But the probe never directly encountered any of that water - or so scientists thought at the time. The new data, reported in the scientific journal Nature Astronomy , was examined by a team led by the Univ...More..

NASA Will Send The First Helicopter On Mars
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

NASA Will Send The First Helicopter On Mars

But the agency announced last week that they will be adding another electric vehicle to that mission: a small helicopter. The technology demonstration has been many years in the making; it started in 2013 at N...More..

Tesla driver says auto was in autopilot when it crashed at 60mph
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tesla driver says auto was in autopilot when it crashed at 60mph

A USA traffic safety regulator on May 2 contradicted Tesla's claim that the agency had found that its Autopilot technology significantly reduced crashes. Musk has on numerous occasions forcefully chastised...More..

by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Samsung Galaxy J4, J6 specs leak: Android phones coming with Infinity Display

Talking about the leaks that have hit the market, the case is getting worse with the smartphone developer. To recall, Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 sports a 9.7-inch QXGA Super AMOLED display with a screen reso...More..

Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Lost asteroid to fly between moon and Earth tonight

The asteroid, known as 2010 WC9 , was first spotted in November 2010 and was monitored until December of that year, when it became faint to see. But it was not imaged again until May 8th, 2018, when it was tem...More..

ADNOC Plans $45b Investment in UAE Downstream Sector
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

ADNOC Plans $45b Investment in UAE Downstream Sector

Pradhan, who is on a three-day visit to the UAE which commenced on May 12, is visiting the Arab country to follow up on the February 2018 UAE visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "So we request stakeholde...More..

by | Monday, May 14, 2018

How to turn on YouTube's reminders to stop watching videos

This "take a break" feature does exactly what it sounds like. Google had previously designed YouTube to be addictive, adding autoplay video, including a scrolling playlist of similar videos just so users ...More..

Walmart May Launch Flipkart IPO In As Early As 4 years
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Walmart May Launch Flipkart IPO In As Early As 4 years

Flipkart's board of directors, it said, would initially have eight members, five of which would be appointed by Walmart , two by certain minority shareholders, and one would be Binny Bansal . Following the a...More..

Why Alexander Zverev will STRUGGLE against Rafael Nadal at French Open - Rusedski
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Why Alexander Zverev will STRUGGLE against Rafael Nadal at French Open - Rusedski

Earlier, Thiem beat South African Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-2 in one hour and 25 minutes, reports Efe. MADRID-Canada's Denis Shapovalov dropped a 6-4, 6-1 decision to second-seeded Alexander Zverev in semifina...More..

Bangladesh blasts off with their first ever satellite launch into space
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Bangladesh blasts off with their first ever satellite launch into space

If all goes as planned, SpaceX would fly the same rocket twice in a single day in 2019, which would be another first for the company. "We expect it to be a mainstay of SpaceX's business", Musk said, "and to...More..