Sci-tech

Floyd Mayweather Expands Business Empire, Announces Mayweather Boxing & Fitness

They will fight in 8-ounce gloves. Some local bars and restaurants in San Angelo will undoubtedly show the fight and there's a question as to whether the move...


Google Pixel 2 sports 'Active Edge' sides: FCC filing

The search giant recently unveiled Developer Preview 4 of Android O , which is at version 8.0.0. A new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) filing has see...


Skype And PayPal Join Forces For Easy Money Transfer

You just type in the amount to send, confirm the payment, and hit send to complete the transaction. If they don't have PayPal they'll be asked to create an acco...


Chinese troops enter Barahoti in Uttarakhand, threaten shepherds

The Chinese troops, too, withdrew the same day. Similarly, in 2015, the Chinese troops demolished some temporary huts erected there by the shepherds on the graz...


Mirzakhani, first female 'Nobel Prize for Mathematics' victor, is dead

She attended an all-girls high school in Tehran, led by a principal unbowed by the fact that no girl had ever competed for Iran's International Mathematical Oly...


OPEC compliance slumps to 78%, lowest rate in 2017

Differentials for Urals, a sour grade exported from the Baltics and the Black Sea, are trading at their highest level versus dated Brent in two years, while lig...


Oculus has a huge sale on the Rift with Touch controllers

While it has only been a few months since Oculus dropped the price of the same bundle down to USA $598, Oculus has chose to make another, limited time, pric...


Major security risk prompts Windows update (8, Server 2003, XP)

After the attacks, the company conducted a review that revealed several vulnerabilities. Unsupported systems that will get today's updates include Windows ...


Pandora CEO Tim Westergren to step down

Westergren , who co-founded Pandora in 2000, served as its CEO and president from May 2002 to July 2004, before returning to lead the company a year ago. Pand...


'Most expensive' Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch expected in September

Therefore, a.1-inch upgrade is clearly observed in the upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. However, bringing the refurbished model back can rekindle people's...


Liverpool FC Closing in on Mohamed Salah, in Club Record Deal

Salah has taken a circuitous route back to Anfield taking in an unhappy stint at Chelsea after the London club, then managed by Jose Mourinho , paid the £11m ...


South Korean president says 'no' to nuclear power use

But also, according to the President, the permanent shutdown of the Kori-1 reactor is the first step toward a nuclear-free country, and in his own words, . Kori...


Tropical storm could form in Gulf this week

As of right now, it doesn't seem like it will strengthen to much more than a Tropical Depression or a Tropical Storm . Maximum sustained winds are near...


Project CARS 2 Arrives This September, New E3 Trailer Released

Project Cars 2 , from Need For Speed Shift developer Slightly Mad Studios , is also coming out this fall. Career mode gives the player the ability to choos...


SpaceX Gears Up For CRS-11 Launch Tomorrow

The spacecraft will spend around a month attached to the ISS before it leaves the station and reenters the Earth's atmosphere off the California coast. The Dra...


Apple debuts HomePod speaker to bring Siri into the living room

Displaying a Sonos product to show speakers that were, in Cook's words, "speakers but not smart", and an Amazon Echo to show something that was "smart, but no...


AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The top-end model, the Radeon Pro 580, promises 5.5 trillion floating-point operations per second (T/FLOPS) of compute performance in a thermal envelope AMD c...


Car runs into London Bridge pedestrians; multiple injuries

BBC reporter Holly Jones was at the bridge when the van came through and reported the van veered off the road and into crowds of people. Another told Sky N...


Adobe's Scan app turns photos into editable documents

Cross-device signature capturing lets signers review a document on their computer and sign on a touchscreen device. But a lot of digital smarts are employed beh...


ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt bus attack; 29 Christians killed

Shoukry said "there was enough information and evidence of the terrorist elements involved in the (attack) having trained in these camps", a foreign ministry s...


Astronomers scramble to probe 'alien megastructure' star

But no leading hypothesis has emerged , so scientists have been eager to capture a highly detailed picture of the light coming from the star during one of thes...


North Korea hackers' link to WannaCry ransomware attack 'highly likely'

Security researchers state they've found out codes which were common in North Korea-linked group's previous activity and the early version of WannaCry . The ...


Galaxy C10 leaks, Samsung's first dual-camera smartphone

We have to rely till the company speaks about Samsung Galaxy Note 8. For the very same reason, Samsung brings to you the very first dual-camera smartphone named...


Romania's biggest auto plant restarts production after unprecedented cyber-attack

Nissan's manufacturing plant in Sunderland, England, was also affected by the cyber attack. Nissan's plant in Sunderland, as well as French vehicle maker Rena...


Mobile celebrates Mother's Day with Galaxy S8 BOGO deal

Samsung is taking quite the innovative route with these phones. Design: Samsung uses Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back of the S8 Plus with an aluminu...


Sensex, Nifty scale fresh highs; auto, metal stocks zoom

The 30-share index was trading higher by 78.22 points, or 0.26 per cent, at 29,937.02 with all the sectoral indices led by consumer durables, auto, capital good...


Microsoft Unveils Newest Windows 10 Update

There will also be more connectivity between platforms, the central announcement for this point came when Microsoft announced that iTunes would finally be lau...


Apple is in talks to launch its own Venmo

Apple is desperate to prop up its Apple Pay service. Apple was first rumored to be looking at launching a P2P payments service back in 2015 . With the...


Cassini Spacecraft Re-Establishes Contact After 'Dive' Between Saturn And Its Rings

The craft was able to capture a few close images of Saturn's surface during its first dive, but the team will be able to take more calculated risks in the upc...


Xbox Boss Talks About A Netflix For Games, "Upping" First-Party Investment

While Microsoft's initial reveal of Project Scorpio placed heavy emphasis on 4K gaming, the huge GPU upgrade relative to the Xbox One is going to bring a big ...


BlackBerry's big comeback revealed with BlackBerry KeyOne release date

It's coming to Canada first, and will be available in both GSM and CDMA variants in the USA on May 31. Manufactured by TCL Communication, the KEYone runs Androi...


Google tweak aims to curb fake, misleading search results

Google is also altering its search parameters to give priority to "more authoritative" sources over lower-quality or unfounded web pages - an effort Google s...


State Department website posts article on Trump's Florida resort

The State Department had no immediate comment on whether the item was appropriate or had been vetted for legal or ethical concerns. The post is tagged under "US...


Mel Kiper Jr. makes interesting picks for Giants in latest mock draft

Rivers has cemented himself among the draft's top pass rushing prospects and now it appears he'll be a mid to late first round pick. We could see 12 to 15 edge ...


'March For Science' Events Planned Across Montana

Lastly, the faculty has complained that the second travel ban implemented by the Trump administration, which banned travel of citizens from six Muslim-majorit...


Facebook 'has a lot of work to do' admits Mark Zuckerberg

A nationwide manhunt in the US came to an end Tuesday when a man accused of posting a murder video on Facebook shot himself after a short police chase, auth...


Nintendo might follow up the mini NES with a mini SNES

The system, which will likely be branded as the " Nintendo Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment System", will be modeled after the NES version that lau...


Google reportedly planning built-in ad-blocking feature for Chrome

Google developing its own proprietary ad blocker, as a company that, as The Journal rightly points out, made over $60 billion in online ad revenue a year ago...


Nigeria's economy to rise 0.8 per cent in 2017

Growth will rebound to 4.5 percent in 2018, the report said - close to the government's target in its new budget. IHS Markit forecast the Philippine economy t...


Apple approved to test Self-Driving cars in California

Patrick Moorhead, an analyst with Moor Insights & Strategy, said, "This [the permit] absolutely verifies that they are going to do something in this space". "Th...