NASA's New Mars Lander InSight Just Passed a Crucial Test

Now that all the tests are successfully performed, the wing-like solar panels have been folded back, only to be winged again after the InSight sets its foot on the Mars. "We'll study its pulse by "listening' for marsquakes with a seismometer". We'v... More..

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Attend court February 5 or be returned to prison, judge tells Metuh
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Attend court February 5 or be returned to prison, judge tells Metuh

Owing to his absence in court for continuation of the trial, EFCC applied for his bail to be revoked, adding that he should be made to attend the court's proceedings from prison. The outcome of his response whe...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Ross Stores' (NASDAQ:ROST) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Nomura

The company has market cap of $32.25 billion. The stock increased 1.34% or $0.92 during the last trading session, reaching $69.47. Tracking some technical levels, shares are trading 6.95% away from the 50 day...More..

Instagram Outage: Is The App Down Today?
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Instagram Outage: Is The App Down Today?

While users in the U.S. were hit the hardest, many people in Mexico and in parts of South America could not log onto the site for hours. Users reported problems with the app to the website Down Detector Thurs...More..

Latest Build Of Android Wear Introduces Unread Notification Indicator
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Latest Build Of Android Wear Introduces Unread Notification Indicator

Alternatively, they can switch off the notification dot and replace it with a counter showing the total number of unread notifications, which will appear at top of the watch face in the system tray. Users can a...More..

Alexa and Siri offer their Super Bowl predictions
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Alexa and Siri offer their Super Bowl predictions

Unfortunately for Dallas fans, they've had to pick a team other than their own for the better part of two decades now. Some, however, comes from leadership, not just from inside the locker room, but from the co...More..

North Korea Issues Message to 'All Koreans'
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

North Korea Issues Message to 'All Koreans'

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis is set to hold a meeting with his South Korean counterpart Song Young-moo Friday afternoon in Hawaii, the South Korean MND announced on Thursday. On Tuesday, CIA...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Analyst Research Roundup: Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW), KBR, Inc. (KBR)

Traders have been closely following shares of Intricon Corp (IIN) recently. (NYSE: WTW ) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "Why Tesla, Weight Watchers International, and Seagate Technology Jumped...More..

Oldest human fossil outside Africa found in Israel
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Oldest human fossil outside Africa found in Israel

Three different dating techniques have now been performed on the fossilised teeth and skull bone, confirming humans were at Misliya almost 200,000 years ago. The cave is located some 90 mabove mean sea level (A...More..

Coral reefs inundated with billions of pieces of plastic
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Coral reefs inundated with billions of pieces of plastic

The team looked at the diseases most common in corals and found that diseases such as white syndrome increased by 17 per cent if the reef was in contact with plastic. "We don't have the data to say whether infe...More..

Apple iPhone X will be Discontinued in 2018
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Apple iPhone X will be Discontinued in 2018

According to Kuo, iPhone X is not yet compatible with many popular Chinese apps, leading many customers to see it as offering less usable screen space than 5.5-inch iPhone Plus models. According to Kuo, Ap...More..

Google's next big Chrome update will make internet browsing less annoying
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Google's next big Chrome update will make internet browsing less annoying

The tool applies only to Google's network of ads, which includes more than 2 million sites and reaches over 90% of people on the web. To mute a site that automatically plays videos, users will need click the ...More..

For Honor Season V Starts 15th February, Dedicated Servers Coming Soon
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

For Honor Season V Starts 15th February, Dedicated Servers Coming Soon

Fortunately Ubisoft stated months ago that dedicated servers would make their way into the game, and after a brief testing period last month, they'll finally release for everyone in February with the game's...More..

Games with Gold for February include Crazy Taxi, Shadow Warrior, more
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Games with Gold for February include Crazy Taxi, Shadow Warrior, more

The last game we'll be getting is Crazy Taxi , which anyone who had a Dreamcast will remember quite fondly. The other Xbox One title is the 2.5D side-scrolling platform game Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Ind...More..

by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Apple (AAPL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley

It has underperformed by 58.40% the S&P500. Lyons Wealth Management Llc increased Apple Inc ( AAPL ) stake by 40.4% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Force Capital Management Llc bought 10,200 shares as the comp...More..

Twitter is working on a video sharing tool resembling Snapchat
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Twitter is working on a video sharing tool resembling Snapchat

A new Bloomberg report citing people familiar with the matter is claiming that Twitter is working on a new Snapchat-style feature that will make it easier for users of the social-media company's app to post v...More..

Dead Cells Is Now Coming To Consoles
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Dead Cells Is Now Coming To Consoles

Filby says it's been an excellent opportunity, helping the Motion Twin team tweak the mechanics and also find the "best parts of the game" and focus on those aspects. That's assuming that you are able to fight ...More..

Mark your calendar! Samsung Mobile releases Galaxy 9 launch date
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Mark your calendar! Samsung Mobile releases Galaxy 9 launch date

But as time passed, we've learned that Samsung will further shave off the top and bottom bezels on the Galaxy S9 and S9+. I guess we'll have to wait and see. The S9 could also have an upgraded processor that ...More..

HomePod pre-orders begin Friday ahead of February 9 launch
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

HomePod pre-orders begin Friday ahead of February 9 launch

The settings can be configured through the iOS Home app, and users need to head to this app if they want to apply changes to how the smart speaker works. The music lovers who will benefit most from HomePod of c...More..

Donald Trump's administration might stop funding on ISS by 2025
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Donald Trump's administration might stop funding on ISS by 2025

Although the work on the ISS has made a great contribution to humanity's understanding of space, it is a massive drain on NASA's (static) budget. All the proposals for a new budget from the administration u...More..

Hyundai teases gen 4 Santa Fe
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Hyundai teases gen 4 Santa Fe

In the very short statement, Hyundai said, "The new generation Santa Fe offers a comprehensive package of Hyundai's latest active safety features under the Smart Sense technology umbrella ". Hyundai has clearl...More..

Republic Day sales: Here's what Xiaomi and Samsung are offering
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Republic Day sales: Here's what Xiaomi and Samsung are offering

The Redmi Note 4 is available with the new price on Mi.com , Amazon India and Flipkart . Just like Xiaomi and OnePlus, Vivo has now launched an e-store where the company will sell its smartphones and ac...More..

Super Blue Blood-Moon: What you need to know
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Super Blue Blood-Moon: What you need to know

This year's first eclipse season brings a total lunar for the Pacific Rim, and a partial solar only visible from Antarctica and southernmost South America. The total lunar eclipse happens when the entire moon c...More..

Miitohno! Nintendo will shut down Miitomo in May
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Miitohno! Nintendo will shut down Miitomo in May

The sale of additional coins through in-app purchases ended yesterday. Nintendo said it stopped selling Miitomo coins on Wednesday, and will completely shutter the app on 9 May, disabling all of its featu...More..

New NOW TV Smart Stick cheapest in Britain
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

New NOW TV Smart Stick cheapest in Britain

The Roku product features voice search technology to quickly navigate through shows, films, actors or directors. While the stick will sell for £15 alone, it will also be available as part of value-packed bund...More..

Apple Planning to Discontinue iPhone X Already?
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Apple Planning to Discontinue iPhone X Already?

There's also a chance that the X will be offered for a lower pricepoint than its current $1,000 price tag when the next version of the iPhone is unveiled. "Our analysis points to a sequential decline in iPhone ...More..

World of Goo creators announce new puzzle game 7 Billion Humans
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

World of Goo creators announce new puzzle game 7 Billion Humans

It's titled 7 Billion Humans , and it lets you program multiple puny office workers at once. 7 Billions Humans is described as a "thrilling follow-up" to the developer's 2015 puzzler Human Resource Mach...More..

EFCC arrests Babachair Lawal, former SGF
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

EFCC arrests Babachair Lawal, former SGF

Lawal is being detained in the Abuja headquarters of the EFCC where he will face investigators over his role in the controversial contracts. The President accepted the recommendation of the panel to terminate...More..

Nintendo Announces End of Support for Miitomo Smartphone App
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Nintendo Announces End of Support for Miitomo Smartphone App

Nintendo has confirmed on its official Japanese website (translated via Google) that the app will shut down on May 9. Original Story: Nintendo of Japan has announced a shutdown date for the mobile app M...More..

New population of world's rarest fish discovered off Tasmanian coast
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

New population of world's rarest fish discovered off Tasmanian coast

A recent survey at the site found only eight individual fish , which puts estimates of the handfish population in the reef to be between 20 and 40. It's a unusual little bottom-dwelling fish that actually pref...More..

'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid to Pass by Earth on Super Bowl Sunday
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

'Potentially Hazardous' Asteroid to Pass by Earth on Super Bowl Sunday

An asteroid that's over a kilometre wide is set to make a close approach to Earth, whizzing past the planet at a speed over 122,000 km/h on Super Bowl Sunday. Although the asteroid is classified as a Potentiall...More..

How to see Rocket Lab's 'Humanity Star'
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

How to see Rocket Lab's 'Humanity Star'

On board was the "Humanity Star" , a geodesic sphere made from carbon fibre with 65 highly reflective panels. It truly is meant to act like a giant disco ball, to reflect the Sun's light back to Earth as it fl...More..

PUBG to get new anti-cheating system
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

PUBG to get new anti-cheating system

On top of that, cheaters are ruining the PlayerUnknown's Battleground experience in incredibly frustrating ways, but PUBG Corp is hard at work on fixes for both of these things. As is typical with test patc...More..

Marvel The Avengers Game Gets Incredible Talent Boost
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Marvel The Avengers Game Gets Incredible Talent Boost

This time a year ago Square Enix made the surprise announcement that they'd signed a multi-game deal with Marvel Studios, to make console games based on their movies. Meanwhile, Dead Space producer Stephen ...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Prudential Financial Inc. Lowers Stake in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)

The shares recently went up by 2.06% or $2.16 and now trades at $107.11. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 8,332...More..

Fitbit to end Pebble smartwatch support soon
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Fitbit to end Pebble smartwatch support soon

Notifications - one of a smartwatch's core functions - will still work as long as those apps work, a spokesperson for Fitbit confirmed. Many of Pebble's features will be sunset, including Pebble's App Store, ...More..

BioWare's entire fate rests on Anthem
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

BioWare's entire fate rests on Anthem

Kotaku , citing unnamed sources, reported that EA's BioWare unit has pushed back the release of " Anthem ", which the company announced in 2017. Schreier's sources have claimed that BioWare has been watching ...More..

EU fines Qualcomm $1.2B over Apple mobile chip deals
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

EU fines Qualcomm $1.2B over Apple mobile chip deals

The chipset supplier Intel has tried to challenge and compete with Qualcomm for customers. (NASDAQ: QCOM ), the biggest maker of chips that help run smartphones, about $1.2 billion for avoiding rival chips ...More..

Idea's loss widens to Rs 1352 crore in Q3
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Idea's loss widens to Rs 1352 crore in Q3

India's third largest telecom operator had registered a loss of Rs 383.9 crore in the year-ago period, according to its regulatory filing. Effective 1 October 2017, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (T...More..

Plex adds VR support for Google Daydream
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Plex adds VR support for Google Daydream

And you can get apps for nearly any mobile device, including Android, iOS, and even Windows Phone smartphones. Once you start playing something, that content will take up "a large percentage of your visual fiel...More..

Falcon Heavy finally fires up for the first time
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Falcon Heavy finally fires up for the first time

As for the roadster payload, many initial launch tests boost dead weight in the form of concrete ballast, but ever the iconoclast, Musk decided a vehicle would be fun. That meant government staff weren't around...More..

Google I/O 2018 runs May 8-10 at Shoreline Amphitheatre
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Google I/O 2018 runs May 8-10 at Shoreline Amphitheatre

Google has used teasers in the past that ended up not panning out, however, so it's too soon to say for certain. This is a meeting room filled with more clues, but at the time of publication, we don't have th...More..

Learn How Capcom Came up With the Concept for Monster Hunter
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Learn How Capcom Came up With the Concept for Monster Hunter

Its environments and gameplay feel more crisp and modern as a result, and many players may be looking at the title as a means of finally diving into the series. According to Capcom they've been working on the p...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Microsoft announces additional improvements to Windows 10 privacy

Software Setup and Inventory such as installed applications and install history, device update information. Product and Service Performance data that show device health, performance and reliability data, mo...More..

Could Disappointing Sales End Up Killing Apple's iPhone X?
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Could Disappointing Sales End Up Killing Apple's iPhone X?

This data shows people have gone insane after this most advanced machine launched by Apple , iPhone X . Tech sites are saying it's unclear if this is true, but the facts are that iPhone X sales fell short...More..

Apple introduces new features to preserve battery life, track medical records
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Apple introduces new features to preserve battery life, track medical records

Apple is set to deliver a ton of new iOS 11 features in the iOS 11.3 update that is coming in early 2018. The iOS 11.3 update coming this spring will also introduce new features such as business mess...More..

A Chunk Of Australia Was Once Part Of North America
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

A Chunk Of Australia Was Once Part Of North America

It was previously suggested based on past research that northeast Australia was near North America, Siberia or North China when Nuna was formed. The continental chunk's misplacement occurred during the reor...More..

Tiny Volcanic Crystals Could Enable Scientists To Predict Eruptions
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Tiny Volcanic Crystals Could Enable Scientists To Predict Eruptions

The technique uses a laser to remove fine particles from the volcanic samples, which are then ionized and introduced to a mass spectrometer that analyses the elemental and isotopic characteristics of the materi...More..

by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

"'Stranger Things" David Harbour is going to dance with penguins

The 6ft3in New Yorker's eco-mission came a week after to get ordained and officiate his IL fan Ericka Millholland's September 15 wedding because her plea got 125K retweets. Harbour pleaded with the internet, as...More..

Body of second missing Irishman found in Ecuador
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Body of second missing Irishman found in Ecuador

Sligo Kayak Club , where Mr McGourty was a trainee instructor, said the young man "died while fulfilling his dreams, kayaking in Ecuador ". An "inspirational" young kayaker is feared dead after his group los...More..