Stories about Sci-tech

Jul 22 2017

Ghost Recon Wildlands 4v4 Multiplayer Mode Revealed, Beta Coming Soon

Ubisoft has today announced that Ghost Recon Wildlands' upcoming Ghost War PvP mode will be receiving a public beta across all platforms later this summer, ahead of ...

Jul 22 2017

Partners Cheer Microsoft's IoT Partnership With Johnson Controls To Build Connected Thermostat

Much like the Nest , the Glas thermostat wants to be able to save you energy (and therefore money) by proactively changing its settings based on its environment. Its m...

Jul 22 2017

YouTube combating extremism by redirecting users to videos debunking extremist narratives

Under the new technology, when a potential ISIS recruit searches for extremist content, he will be directed to videos that work toward deconstructing terrorist groups. ...

Jul 21 2017

Musk says received 'verbal' OK for NY-DC hyperloop; provides no detail

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk says he has "verbal government approval" to build a tunnel for high-speed transportation from NY to Washington that could break groun...

Jul 21 2017

Samsung Voice Assistant Bixby Finally Rolling Out

We know practically everything there is to know about this hotly anticipated Android phablet, from the Note 8's specs and design to Samsung's unveiling and release timi...

Jul 19 2017

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 launched in India: Specs, price and availability

Here are the first impressions of the Mi Max 2 . The site revealed specifications of the Mi 5X as well. Xiaomi has released the second iteration of its popular phablet...

Jul 18 2017

NASA release new Pluto flyby video from New Horizons mission

To celebrate the two-year anniversary of the $896m mission that saw a United States spacecraft fly within 12,550 kilometres of dwarf planet, NASA and the New Horizons t...

Jul 18 2017

If you wear disposable contact lenses - you should take heed of this

The doctors reportedly made a decision to publish the case in order to make the public aware of the consequences of wearing disposable contact lenses . However, the ...

Jul 17 2017

Concerns Remain Over Track Layout At 2017 Honda Indy Toronto

Former Ed Carpenter Racing drivers Josef Newgarden and Mike Conway won two of the past three races at Toronto , while teammate Luca Filippi was runner-up to Newgarde...

Jul 14 2017

Data On 6 Million Verizon Customers Leaked Online

Speaking to CNN , Verizon claims that no other external party had access to this data and that there has been no loss of customer data. MORE THAN 14 million Veriz...

Jul 13 2017

China is Setting up its First Overseas Military Base in Djibouti

China previously stated that the logistics center will further support anti-piracy, United Nations peacekeeping and several humanitarian relief missions in western Asia ...

Jul 13 2017

Person held after pipe bombing of Oklahoma Air Force recruitment center

Special agents also are looking into whether a link exists with a vandalism at another recruitment office that is within walking distance of the bomb site. "That governme...

Jul 12 2017

Oculus Rift, Touch Bundle are now $399 for the summer

Then, four months ago, Oculus chose to reduce the overall price of the Rift and Touch , allowing users to buy the entire set-up for $600. In a surprise overnight an...

Jul 11 2017

Smart home device calls the police during domestic dispute

ABC News reports Eduardo Barros and his girlfriend were house-sitting over the weekend along with his girlfriend's daughter, when an argument broke out between the cou...

Jul 07 2017

Game modes for Splatoon 2 detailed

That's not it though, SplatNet 2 is just one part of a larger companion app called Nintendo Switch Online . In addition to stage schedules, SplatNet 2 will display i...

Jul 06 2017

Amazon Prime Day 2017 Music Deals For New Sign-ups And Subscribers

For now, customers can also get a $10 credit when they order an Alexa deal by July 9, but Amazon notes that it "must be your first order with Alexa". Save 50% on Wickedl...

Jul 04 2017

Killer iPhone 8 Feature Just Got Axed

Kuo didn't comment on whether or not he thinks the Touch ID sensor will be relocated to the rear of the device or abandoned totally. In testing, the face unlock featu...

Jun 30 2017

In 10 years, Apple sold 1.2 billion iPhones

For example, at least one mint condition first generation iPhone , offered on eBay at $4,000, has been online for 20 days so far with no takers. The iPhone 3GS, ...

Jun 29 2017

Microsoft Forced to Release More Patches for Windows XP (Yep)

Microsoft has send out a critical security patch for computers still running on the unsupported Windows XP operating system, to combat the growing threat of cyber at...

Jun 28 2017

Nintendo Promises Better Stock for Mini SNES

Considering the original 1991 release was only paired with Super Mario World, the Classic Edition edition is sure to be a hot item for collectors and enthusiasts al...