Sci-tech

Russian accounts bought Facebook ads during United States election

Facebook officials told a congressional panel that the social network discovered it had sold advertisements to a Russia-based operation during the presidentia...


Nissan shows Leaf electric car revamped with more range

It's eight years since the Nissan LEAF arrived as a rather odd looking hatchback, and a pure battery electric powertrain. The auto will be available in the ...


Huawei surpasses Apple as second largest smartphone brand in the world

The fingerprint sensor does come around to the front side for the first time in the series, though. In any case, currently, we are looking forward to the Hua...


Gigabyte made the tiniest GeForce GTX 1080 card yet

Gigabyte has added a GeForce GTX 1080 to the line-up, nothing new you would say. That's a ideal match for mini-ITX motherboards, which top out at around 170m...


Alibaba's 'Smile to Pay' Payments Tech Comes to KFC in China

So confident is Alipay of the system's security , the company will offer loss coverage in case a Smile to Pay account is compromised. It eliminates the nee...


Microsoft is Coaching Devs on Proper Console Keyboard and Mouse Development

Speaking at Major Nelson's Xbox PAX panel over the weekend, Microsoft's Mike Ybarra fielded a question about when keyboard and mouse support is coming. ...


Louis woman recalls her survival during Katrina as Harvey swallows Houston

She and her family survived it. "It just feels like it's Katrina all over again". The failures of the New Orleans levees have also been considered by ex...


CD Projekt RED Celebrates The Witcher's 10th Anniversary

Each game improved on the last, and the third and final game won countless " Game of the Year " awards and is frequently touted as one of the best gaming experi...


JLR to drive into the future with intelligent steering wheel, `Sayer'

Apple has Siri, Samsung has Bixby, Microsoft has Cortana - and now there's another AI companion to talk to. Jaguar calls the device "the first voice-activat...


Reliance Jio effect: Airtel launches new plan for its prepaid users

A year to the date when Reliance Jio launched its digital services and India's telecom industry has gone through some cringe worthy moments. Within no time, t...


WhatsApp starts testing tools for businesses

With WhatsApp's impending digital payments foray in India, we are also curious on what role would payments play in the tools that the messaging app is develop...


EU's top negotiator: I will teach Britain what Brexit means

He told BBC Radio 5 Live: "It's a total myth that the talks that have been badly managed, we've made real progress on the nitty-gritty details that really matte...


Germany evacuates more than 60000 people to defuse WWII bomb

Army's Creighton W. Abrams complex, where V Corps headquarters, Frankfurt American High School and the Corps of Engineers were located. The evacuation area ...


Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson set to return home

The astronaut has said she is unsure whether this most recent space mission will be her last. As a result of the impacts of Hurricane Harvey , NASA is re...


Barrett breaks Ohio State record for offensive yards

Alabama and Atlanta were beaten in 2017's college and National Football League title games when their pass rushes couldn't maintain pace over 80-plus snaps. Thi...


Hints of water found on TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets

An worldwide team of astronomers, led by Vincent Bourrier from the Observatoire de l'Université de Genève, used Hubble's Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph (...


Google-Funded Think Tank Disputes Why It Booted Antitrust Crusader

By requiring that Google give equal treatment to rival services instead of privileging its own, Vestager is protecting the free flow of information and commer...


Lewis Hamilton chasing records and the lead

The team packed up early at the end of the second 90-minute session - not because of any problems, but simply because they felt their work here was done for the...


Windows 10 Fall Creators Update launch date announced

This makes it easier for users to access their files from the cloud from all their Windows 10 devices. The update will be rolled out over a number of mont...


Kenya Presidential election overturned amid claims results were hacked

Kenya's shares and dollar bonds plummeted on Friday and its currency fell after the country's Supreme Court declared President Uhuru Kenyatta's election v...


Sonic Forces comes out in November

The physical Bonus Edition will have four Sonic Forces art cards, a custom controller skin for your chosen platform, and the Sega/Atlus pack DLC. So if yo...


Large Asteroid 'Florence' Whizzes By Earth

Florence was discovered in 1981 by an American astronomer named Schelte "Bobby" Bus while he was working at the Siding Spring Observatory in Australia. Colli...


Maruti rebrands sales channel as Maruti Suzuki Arena, promises premium experience

Every maruti Suzuki ARENA will have a Personalization Zone where customers can electronically personalize cars by a mix and match of accessories, Maruti Suzuk...


Logitech launches high-end wireless mechanical gaming keyboard and mouse

Both peripherals are expected to be launched this October. Featuring silver accent rings with a premium fabric cover, the elegant design of MX Sound looks gre...


Radio bursts from potential alien spacecraft detected by Indian scientist

The signals were so strong that the Breakthrough Listen team sent out an astronomer's telegram urging the scientific community to check it out, saying "thes...