Stories about Sci-tech

Mar 25 2017

John Thompson III Reportedly Fired — Georgetown Basketball

Put together with previous stops at Seton Hall and MI and Amaker has run a big-time program while also winning at an Ivy League school. The Washington D.C. and namesa...

Mar 25 2017

Senate votes to end Obama-era privacy rules

There is no evidence, NCTA said , that consumers are harmed by this "opt out" approach. The resolution would undo privacy rules that ensure consumers control how their...

Mar 24 2017

Pharmacist Convicted Of Federal Charges On Fungal Meningitis Outbreak 2012

The burden of proof for the murder charges were also said to be "too high". We look at the verdict, hear from one of the victims of the contaminated medication, and exa...

Mar 24 2017

Five of the biggest changes coming with Android O

Android O will also be introducing users with notification channels , which will let them have more control over notifications. With Google's Android Nougat 7.0 c...

Mar 23 2017

White murder suspect went to NYC to attack blacks

When Jackson turned himself in, Aubry said, officers discovered a 26-inch sword tucked inside his coat. New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito released a...

Mar 22 2017

Twitter Cracks Down on Terrorism-related Accounts

A total of 636,248 accounts have been removed since 1 August 2015, according to the company's latest transparency report. Twitter suspended nearly 400,000 accounts in t...

Mar 21 2017

Real life images of Samsung's AKG headphones confirm 3.5mm jack

Nearly half of former Galaxy Note 7 owners in the country said the same, while 52 percent of them don't believe the ordeal damaged the Samsung Galaxy brand. Samsung Gal...

Mar 21 2017

Royal Jordanian Airlines Says It's Banning Electronics From US-Bound Flights

Royal Jordanian published a statement on the matter on its official Twitter account , but then deleted the tweet a short while later. The devices, however, are al...

Mar 21 2017

Trump loses $1bn, now 544th on Forbes billionaires list

Property developer Harry Triguboff was Australia's second highest ranked billionaire at number 153 with a net worth of $11 billion. His wealth jumped to $72.8 billion, a ...

Mar 20 2017

Trump Trashes 'Fake Media' For Falsely Reporting On American Health Care Act

Heller, who faces re-election next year, was asked if he agreed with Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, who has expressed opposition. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is plannin...

Mar 18 2017

Google Wants to Make Your Images Take Up Less Space

With smaller JPEG files, you'll not only be able to store more pictures (and most importantly: selfies) on your phone and computer, but websites that use Guetzli-encode...

Mar 17 2017

SA To Harness Energy From Awkward Tension Between Frydenberg And Weatherill

The Prime Minister said all Australians needed to be assured of reliable and affordable energy. Thirdly, South Australia's Minister for Energy will be given strong ne...

Mar 17 2017

Star and black hole spotted in tight orbital dance

But back in 2015 , one of the objects was found to be a black hole, throwing that hypothesis into serious doubt. "This white dwarf is so close to the black hole that m...

Mar 17 2017

You Can Now Use Amazon's Alexa From Your iPhone

Simply press it to activate Alexa. Since this is iOS we're talking about, you'll probably wind up using Siri more than you do Alexa. What can Alexa do on iOS devic...

Mar 16 2017

Facing defiance, GOP leaders press ahead on health bill

The pre-emption bill ultimately failed tonight on a party-line vote, with four Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee voting for advancing the bill, and fiv...

Mar 16 2017

Europe says headscarves can be banned in workplace

The ruling will have different impact in different countries based on national religious freedom laws, which vary from European Union nation to nation - headscarves a...

Mar 16 2017

U.S. charges Russian spies over Yahoo breach

Cyber criminals gave Russian officials access to specific accounts they were targeting; and in return, Russian officials helped the criminals to evade authorities and l...

Mar 13 2017

Harry Kane could be out for the rest of the season

Son delivered the flawless response with his treble while further goals from Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Vincent Janssen secured an emphatic success for Mauricio P...

Mar 12 2017

Great Barrier Reef suffers yet another mass coral bleaching event

The corals aren't getting the chance to bounce back from last year's bleaching event. Coral bleaching is the event in which the symbiotic relationship between the algae...

Mar 12 2017

'Hangouts Meet' Video Conferencing, 'Hangouts Chat' Messaging Services Launched

Hangouts Chat is a direct challenger to Slack and the new Microsoft Teams, as well as Amazon's recently announced Chime - intensifying the competition in this already ho...