Sci-tech

Chinese smartphone makers to take on Apple

However, this could change (at least the margin of share and sales) if more Chinese smartphone manufacturers enter the market. Apple may soon face the same pr...


Two police in critical condition after being hit by auto in London

The officers, who are based in Brent borough, had been at the location helping with police enquiries in connection with an unrelated matter. Two police office...


Man City boss Guardiola: Buy Alexis? Good question…

It seems more a question of when, rather than if, Alexis Sanchez rocks up at the Etihad Stadium, with Guardiola still a big fan of the versatile attacker. Tak...


ISS Astronauts To Watch 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' In Space

Among her accomplishments after three long-duration stays in space , she holds the USA record for time in space with 665 days, and places eighth on the all-t...


'Passive scrolling on Facebook may make you feel worse'

They were found in a worse mood at the end of the day than students assigned to post or talk to friends on Facebook. Researchers David Ginsberg and Moira ...


Stunning video of meteor shower

Earth's annual Geminid meteor shower did not disappoint as our fair planet plowed through dust from active asteroid 3200 Phaethon . To create the image, 37 i...


Amazon yields some ground in growing battle with Google

An Amazon spokeswoman said on Thursday the standard Google Chromecast video streaming stick, along with the Ultra model that can stream 4K video, will return ...


Jefferies Group Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX)

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) has risen 19.12% since December 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 73.08% the S&P500. Liberty Mutu...


Cabinet clears Triple Talaq Bill, three-year jail for violators

She can also seek the custody of her minor children from the magistrate. The proposed law named as 'Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill , 20...


Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9, S9+ in February

Typically, Samsung unveils its new Galaxy S smartphones at Mobile World Congress, which this year is being held from February 26 to March 1. It looks like t...


An asteroid may kill you, and you'd never see it coming

Though 3200 Phaethon is technically considered a potentially hazardous asteroid (mainly due to its large size), it'll be passing by at the very safe distanc...


NASA discovers Earth-like planet system using Artificial Intelligence!

The newly-discovered Kepler-90i, "a sizzling hot, rocky planet" that orbits its star once every 14.4 days, was found in data from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope...


Facebook's snooze button mutes people, pages and groups

Once you snooze someone, you won't see anything posted by them for a 30-day period, after which they'll be back on your feed in full force. The new option wil...


Pandora lets free users sample its on-demand service

Talking to TechCrunch , Pandora says each on-demand listening session will "last longer than just a song or two", though the service is testing sessions that l...


NASA DISCOVERS another Solar System with 8 Planets

The two developed a neural network to search Kepler data for new planets. They fed public data on exoplanets (planets beyond our solar system) from NASA's ...


Government Hikes Customs Duty on TV Sets, Mobile Phones, Projectors and More

The hike in customs duty will affect companies like Apple , Sony, which have been discussing plans to set up manufacturing units in India. These include elec...


Alphabet's moonshot factory Google X sells wireless internet technology to Andhra Pradesh

Lokesh met the Google X representatives in Sanfransisco and explained the facilities made available to develop growth centre in the port city. Google X is...


Samsung's Bixby speaker set to debut in the first half of 2018

Like a lot of smart speakers, beyond just playing music and syncing up with your phone, the Samsung speaker will also join the SmartThings ecosystem. Samsung ...


Amazon to start selling Google Chromecast and Apple TV on its platform

San Francisco: Amazon.com Inc. said it will start selling Google Chromecast gadgets again, extending an olive branch after the two internet giants clashed over...


Access Humboldt Director shares concern over repeal of net neutrality

Backers of net neutrality argue that the handful of high-speed USA internet service providers have incentives to block or degrade services that compete with the...