Sci-tech

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke resigns

Milwaukee County Clerk George Christenson said Thursday that he received a resignation letter from Clarke. It's unclear why he submitted his resignation. Th...


Aina ready for Super Eagles experience

Although the Cameroonians had not indicated the time of arrival for the match, The Guardian learnt that the Indomitable Lions have also been working day and nig...


Google Assistant coming to more smart speakers, washing machines, and vacuums

Outside of speakers, the Google Assistant will arrive in appliances from companies like LG later this year too . Already available on select Android phones...


Cummins unveils electric semi truck before Tesla

Ahead of Tesla's planned September launch of its highly-anticipated electric semi truck, American engine designer and manufacturer Cummins unveiled an electr...


Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is now the new chief executive of Uber

Kalanick wrote . Uber's board of directors, on which Kalanick still sits, voted unanimously to confirm Khosrowshahi as the CEO on Sunday . Khosrowshahi ar...


Self-driving cars might start delivering pizzas to your home

So figuring out what it is that people want in a transportation or delivery autonomous vehicle, and doing it at this time while details such as the design of th...


IOS 11 Beta 1 vs iOS 11 Beta 8

They'll work with the consultancy to create iOS versions of Accenture's own custom applications and systems for their clients, as well as migration services t...


Uber Will End Post-Trip Tracking of Passengers

Coming with the update is the ability of the app to track only the riders' location while using the app. Using the in-app chat feature, riders can provide infor...


NYPD's Windows Phone mistake is Apple's gain

The paper says that the NYPD went ahead with the decision to buy two models of Lumia phones running Windows despite widespread criticism from the tech world. co...


Bill Nye Files $37 Million Lawsuit Against Disney Over 'Science Guy' Show

Disney did not immediately reply to a request for comment on the complaint, which is posted below. Nye's show was developed in 1992 for Seattle's PBS affil...


Sine of the times: Mysterious 3700yo tablet reveals ancient Babylonian trigonometry

Researchers have claimed that an ancient Babylonian tablet shows that the architects of Mesopotamia's ziggurats may well have understood trigonometry a mi...


Apple Reportedly Shuts Down Iranian Apps

Apple is pulling apps created by Iranian developers that are specifically designed for people in Iran from its App Stores to comply with U.S. sanctions, The Ne...


Elon Musk reveals new SpaceX spacesuit

In fact, Musk added that the suit has already been tested to double vacuum pressure, though building a suit with both the aesthetic appeal and functionality was...


President congratulates FormoSat-5 team for successful launch

The launch of the FORMOSAT-5 satellite was SpaceX's 12th orbital launch of the year. The satellite is reportedly the first ever to be fully designed in Taiwan...


Samsung's DJ Koh Confirms, a Smart Speaker is Coming

While Koh did not provide a lot of details - for example, it's not been confirmed if the device will actually be powered by Bixby - he does mention the possibil...


Facebook glitch causes outage for some users

It's not yet clear the cause of this particular glitch but for the time being, Africa's 500 million users of the site appear to be in the clear as no issues h...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Could be launch in Italy on September 14

Besides its new design , the biggest highlight of the iPhone 8 is said to be augmented reality features . 1x 12-megapixel wide angle (F1.7), 1x 12-megapixel...


Meizu releases 5.5-inch M6 Note with advanced cameras

There are three memory variants of the Meizu M6 Note . The Meizu EP52 Bluetooth headset costs 299 Yuan and there is also 30 Yuan discount when purchased with...


Android 8 Oreo has Finally been Announced by Google!

Read on to check if yours makes the cut. As the tradition goes, Google has been naming its Android versions after a dessert - Eclairs, Froyo, Gingerbread, Ho...


UEFA play-offs: Patrick Twumasi hits brace but Astana eliminated by prolific Celtic

Two minutes into the second half, Serikzhan Muzhikov doubled the lead for the Stanimir Stoilov's men followed by Twumasi's brace in the 49th and 69th minute. ...


Skyrim, Doom, and Fallout 4 VR release dates announced

Doom VFR will come on December 1st for PSVR (PlayStation 4), HTC VIVE (PC). Bethesda has quite a few VR games in the works, and now the company has reveal...


How to know if you damaged your eyes during the eclipse

Those fleeting, temporary 20 seconds ended up causing permanent damage to their eyes . Following a solar eclipse in the United Kingdom in 1999, several thous...


NASA photographer catches space station passing eclipsed sun

The path of totality stretched from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina, NASA reports. With six crew members on board, the ISS transits the ...


High quality video streaming to be cut for Verizon customers

When Verizon introduced its one plan earlier this year, it allowed customers to stream unlimited HD video in an effort to differentiate itself from competitor...


Wait, Don't Throw Away Your Eclipse Glasses Yet - Do This Instead!

Before the eclipse, some American media posted headlines like "It's the first celestial total solar eclipse in nearly 100 years" when, in fact, they happen ab...