Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 02 2017

Facebook Artificial Intelligence shuts out human masters

Bad news: the researchers had to adjust their approach after the bots started developing their own take on English syntax. The team at the Facebook #Artificial In...

Aug 01 2017

Chinese incursion reported in Uttarakhand amid Doklam standoff

India and China have differing perceptions of the LAC and troops patrol up to the point they think their boundary ends. Chinese media reports suggest that Prime Minis...

Jul 31 2017

Venezuelan President Votes in Constitutional Election

Maduro, 54, has been derided for the plan to bypass congress as a means for an indefinite power grab. The country's prosecutors' office said the circumstances were stil...

Jul 30 2017

Ashwin, Jadeja spin India to 304-run win against Sri Lanka

The visitors resumed on 189 for three - with Kohli on 76 - and added a further 51 for no loss before declaring on 240 to set Sri Lanka an improbable target of 550. When...

Jul 29 2017

Trump, Foxconn announce $10 billion plant in Wisconsin

President Donald Trump announced Foxconn's investment Wednesday at a White House event, and officials will undertake a formal signing of a memorandum of understanding Th...

Jul 27 2017

Nintendo posts strong profits driven by new console

The remaining 1.6 million were sold in other regions, including Europe. Of course, it doesn't necessarily take a financial report to figure that out, as the Switch can st...

Jul 26 2017

Moto Z2 Force Announced: Lighter, Thinner, But Just As Durable

The Moto Z Force Edition also has an upgraded camera , featuring two 12 megapixel rear cameras so it can take professional-looking photos every time you fire it up (or...

Jul 25 2017

Overcooked: Special Edition coming to the Switch this Thursday

For those unfamiliar with the original Overcooked , the game released in late 2016 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. Overcooked: Special Edition releases ...

Jul 22 2017

Boy Trips, Falls and Discovers Rare Million-Year-old Fossil

The creature - a steogmastodon - was not a dinosaur but an elephantine creature. While many gomphotheres sported four tusks - an upper pair that curved downward and outwa...

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 ...