Sci-tech

NHS patient information illegally shared with Google DeepMind

The Royal Free and Google DeepMind previously attempted to defend the deal by saying that "implied consent" was assumed because the Streams app was deliveri...


Andhra Pradesh: Kovind to meet BJP, Telugu Desam MPs, MLAs tomorrow

The ruling BJP is looking to mop up "conscience votes" across party lines for its Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind . The task of drumming up support ...


Top Analyst: The 'iPhone 8' Won't Feature Touch ID In Screen

In fact, there will be no Touch ID incorporated into the OLED smartphone's display. Kuo claimed the iPhone 8 will have "the highest screen-to-body ratio...


NASA DART mission to deflect a near-Earth asteroid

Lindley Johnson, planetary defence officer at Nasa Headquarters in Washington, said: "DART would be NASA's first mission to demonstrate what's known as the ki...


GST Effect: Asus Smartphones Get A Price Cut Of Almost Rs 3000

The 5.5-inch Asus Zenfone 3 Max, which usually retails for Rs. 15,999 now available at just Rs. 14,999, whereas the 5.2-inch Zenfone 3 Max's price cut down ...


Sensex salutes GST with 300-pt leap, Nifty zooms

The NSE index Nifty recaptured the 9,600 level by surging 91.85 points, or 0.96 per cent, to 9,612.75. The 30-share pack opened with a 235-point gap up at 31,...


Microsoft's canceled Surface Mini from 2014 stars in leaked images

The Surface Mini, as it was rumored to be called, was expected to see the light of day alongside the Surface Pro 3, but mysteriously there was no sign of it at ...


LG releases lightest LTE tablet PC

LG has introduced the G Pad IV 8.0 FHD LTE tablet in Korea. As yet there are no details on whether LG will launch the device in other countries. This tablet has...


Total to sign $4.8 bn gas deal with Iran: oil ministry

Total signed a preliminary deal with Iran in November as the lead partner alongside China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) and Iran's Petropars. Iran's oi...


Rumor: SNES Classic US pre-orders held back by missing approval

This does unfortunately mean you won't be able to leave the controllers hooked up if you want to leave the system looking retro on a shelf. Maybe something li...


New Inhumans Poster & Premiere Date Revealed

In tandem with the announcement, two new one-sheets were unleashed: one poster, and one banner created to tease the otherworldly city of Attilan. ABC seemingl...


SpaceX to Launch 10 More Satellites Into Orbit

If Friday's rocket livestream wasn't enough for you , you're in luck-this Sunday, SpaceX is set to launch its second Falcon 9 of the week. The satellites...


Google taps Avis to manage its driverless vehicle fleet

Vehicle maintenance will basic services like cleaning, oil changes, tire rotations, and ordering and installing parts. Autonomous ride-hailing services are be...


SpaceX launches satellites from California base

The rocket departed from Vandenberg Air Force Base near Los Angeles , carrying a group of new satellites from Iridium . After completing its part of the mis...


Germany reach semis as referee needs VAR double-take

Australia is eliminated but gave the rattled Chile team a shock with aggressive first half play that saw the Australians collect four yellow cards. Kerem Dem...


Germany beat Cameroon — FIFA Confederations Cup

Colombian referee Wilmar Roldan initially sent off Sebastien Siani by mistake, before the decision was rectified and Mabouka was dismissed instead. The best...


Honor 9 price and specs revealed ahead of launch

However, the official launch in the country was scheduled for mid-July. Given that this smartphone will be priced in the affordable market segment, we can exp...


Critical hyper-threading flaw in Intel processors

Kaby Lake is a little bit of a mixed bag, with Intel's latest April 2017 microcode update now a few months old, but has revisions 0x5d/0x5e that might fix th...


Fire at air station injures 2 Marines working on aircraft

With this fix, VMAF-211 at MCAS Yuma resumed flight operations today. A pair of U.S. Marines were seriously burned in an explosion while working on a fighter ...


Foo Fighters finally headline Glastonbury

In 2020, Glastonbury Festival will celebrate its 50th year. Although fans quickly rallied to his defence, the 26-year-old flame-haired star, who recently ad...


Sonic Mania vinyl album announced

Rather, it pays tribute to Sonic Mania , the upcoming homage throwback to classic Sonic games. Created by Headcannon and PagodaWest Games, Sonic Mania is...


Supreme Court lets part of Trump's travel ban go into effect

Trump rolled out a travel ban just a week after his January 20 inauguration, but lower federal courts have blocked it and a revised version - and one court also...


Trump approves $2-billion sale of drones to India

The elite roundtable included Apple CEO Tim Cook , Amazon Founder & CEO Jeff Bezos , Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Adobe Chairman Shantanu Narayen and a hos...


Amazon Just Dropped the Echo's Price by $50

Echo was also the first device to operate through Amazon's AI assistant Alexa , which has massively expanded its pool of supported "skills", thanks to a glo...


New report gives it a price tag

At $29 billion, tourism is the biggest contributor to that overall value, followed by $23.8 billion from "indirect or non-use value" - meaning people who have...