Sci-tech

Maryam Mirzakhani, prize-winning mathematician, dies at 40

Mirzakhani was born in Tehran, Iran on May 3, 1977, and she quickly displayed an unbelievable talent for math. She received her BSc in mathematics in 1999 fro...


Google Home new streaming Feature

Starting today, you can now play music on your Google Home that you've either uploaded or purchased through Google Play Music . Google Play Music allows you ...


Explosion at Okla. Air Force Recruiting Center

Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are also investigating. A United States Air Force recruiting office near Tulsa, Oklahoma...


Facebook cuts price of Oculus VR again

Given the number of titles available on Oculus Rift , the new deal represents a good way to build a consumer base, as the hardware demands dropped thanks to ...


Terminally Ill Baby, Charlie Gard, Can't be Transferred to Vatican Hospital

The baby's parents, Chris Gard and Connie Yates, have lost their legal battle to keep Charlie on life-support and seek treatment for his rare condition in the U...


Microsoft Releases Patches for Unsupported Software

Last month, Microsoft was forced to patch Windows XP to help prevent the spread of WannaCry ransomware , which hit 75,000 PCs worldwide and struck NHS hos...


Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs

Jason Hirschhorn will fill Westergren's spot on the board. Hirschhorn was previously the co-president of the once red hot social network Myspace. "We inven...


Samsung Galaxy Stellar 2 mid-range Smartphone Images leaks Online

The reality of it all is that focus is on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 which needs to come up with something to overwhelm the celebrated issue caused by the faul...


Bruno Mars to open BET Awards

Comedian Leslie Jones , known for her work on " Saturday Night Live " will be hosting the star-studded night. And aside from Bruno, some of music's biggest n...


Samsung launches Galaxy Tab S3 at Rs 47990

The features that adds splendour to this tablet is its HDR video playback capabilities, which makes the scene come alive. But an industry insider said, " Sa...


"Transformers: The Last Knight" Spoilers

Turns out, she'll have a key role in helping Cade and his Autobots defend the earth from a potentially devastating attack. While there's an obvious downward t...


Microsoft & Accenture to provide legal IDs to over billion undocumented people

The prototype, which builds on Accenture's capabilities in blockchain and its experience developing and deploying large-scale biometric systems, runs on Micr...


Dozens Hurt After China Eastern flight Hits Turbulence Between Paris-Kunming

The process lasted about 10 minutes", Xinhua quoted a passenger with the surname Zhang, as saying. " Flight landed safely in Kunming, medical services were ...


YotaPhone 3 to launch later this year, priced around Rs 22000

The YotaPhone 3 is expected to ship with mid-range specifications but sport a larger 5.5-inch front display and 5.2-inch rear display. According to a Russian ...


An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

Just not guys with a whole lot of name recognition. Tonight marked the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked golf...


Life is Strange Prequel 'Before the Storm' Coming in August

Not much is known about the devs, but I see that they did work on a Neopets game for PS2. Developers DONTNOD will not be developing the prequel. As Life Is...


Project Cars 2 Release Date Announced, Watch the E3 Trailer Now

Developer Slightly Mad Studios will launch the title on Xbox One , PS4, and PC, with a number of improvements over the original set to arrive, including dyna...


SpaceX taking recycling all way to orbit for NASA

This isn't the first time this particular Dragon has been to the ISS. It is not clear how much processing SpaceX has had to undertake to ready the spacecraf...


Stabbings reported as police respond to three London incidents

Officers fired shots, although authorities declined to provide additional information on the reported attack. The BBC reports police say there is more than...


Password manager OneLogin suffers major hack

OneLogin later updated its post about the latest security incident, saying the facts are subject to change as the incident is investigated, but revealed the ...


Adobe Scan turns physical documents into editable PDF files

Capture images in a snap and transform them into brilliantly clear Adobe PDFs. "Adobe invented PDF creation for PCs, and with Adobe Scan we're doing the same ...


Egypt: IS claims responsibility of attack on Coptic Christians

The Copts follow the teaching of Apostle Mark, who introduced Christianity to Egypt , according to St. Takla Church in Alexandria, the capital of Coptic Christ...


The weirdest star in the sky is acting up again

Tabby's Star, or KIC 8462852 as it was first identified in the Kepler space telescope database, has confounded astronomers since its unusual light curve was f...


Google's AlphaGo AI Beats Human Go Champion

Instead, it's moves which will most likely lead to victory. Today's game was one of three happening between AlphaGo and Ke Jie this week at the Google-host...


Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career

A series of articles published to coincide with the release of global smash hit Pitch Perfect 2 in May 2015 left the expat Aussie jobless and unable to land a...


Shadow Brokers Planning To Cause Extra Damage With More Zero-Day Bugs

This EternalBlue vulnerability was actually first discovered by the United States security agency NSA, but the agency's hacking arsenal was stolen by the Shado...


Macron's election offers chance for more dynamism in EU: Merkel

The new prime minister , Edouard Philippe, comes from the centre-right Republicans, who are running against Emmanuel Macron's party in next month's parliamenta...


Samsung likely to launch high-end flip smartphone in Korea soon

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is an evolution of the S7 Edge and Note 7, but since the Note 7 was pulled from shelves the S8 offers significant improvements over th...


Sensex scales another peak of 30346.69, Nifty at 9450.65

The Sensex closed up 2.81 points at 30250.98, while the Nifty ended higher by 15.10 points at 9422.40. "IDBI Bank lost as much as 5 per cent after the Reserve B...


Microsoft details upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Specific feedback and updates to the known issues with the Windows 10 SDK Preview build 16190 are available via the developer forum . Following on from Apr...