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Mysterious Origin of the Moon Finally Explained by Strange New Synestia Theory

Other researchers are from Harvard, the University of Bristol , and the SETI Institute. There are several theories as to how and when the Moon was formed, fr...


Detroit Become Human release date confirmed as 25 May

Quantic Dream's PlayStation 4-exclusive, Detroit: Become Human , was announced in 2015 and is based on the Kara demo . In a dystopian vision of the near ...


Torbjörn's Daughter, Brigitte, Is Overwatch's First New Hero of 2018

As the video of her origin story above relates, her full name is Brigitte Lindholm (pronounced in the Scandinavian style) and she is a support character. Her ...


Slovak Police Arrest Suspected Mafia Members Named by Slain Journalist

Europol, in its last report on Italian organised crime in 2013, said "The 'Ndrangheta is among the richest, most threatening, and most powerful organised crime ...


India got just 33% of normal rainfall this winter

During the 2018 pre-monsoon season warmer than normal temperatures are likely in all meteorological subdivisions, IMD said, adding, average temperatures over nu...


Google launches Hangouts Chat to take on Slack

Google's also added support for automation via bots, a capability which has been instrumental to Slack's success. The company also said that the Calendar app ...


Amazon buys smart doorbell maker Ring for a reported $1 billion

Ring even started rolling out support a year ago for Amazon Alexa, something Australians are just now beginning to see through Amazon's arrival in Australia . ...


Asus ZenFone 5z and ZenFone 5 (2018) First Impressions

When the Mobile World Congress meets in handsome Barcelona, we're always treated to announcements in the mobile market from manufacturers that fall everywhere o...


N.Korea to send athletes to next month's Paralympics in S.Korea

Appropriately, the bear is a symbol of strong will and courage, qualities that are sure to be present in abundance during the Paralympic Winter Games. Which Te...


WD launches 400GB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSD card

It is rated as an App Performance Class A2 device, in comparison to the Class A1 of the original. Commenting on the development, Jim Welsh, who works as the s...


Harvey Weinstein's company is filing for bankruptcy

On Sunday evening, the board of representatives at the Weinstein Company wrote a letter to Contreras-Sweet and Burkle, stating that their offer in a recentl...


Mercedes-Benz S-Class facelift launched

Both the powertain would come mated to a 9G-Tronic automatic transmission. The latter reaches 100kmph from standstill in 5.1 seconds, and the diesel manages th...


Democrats introduce resolution to stop net neutrality repeal

Democrats control 49 seats in the 100-person chamber, and have the backing of 50 senators for repeal , leaving them one vote short of a majority. In order...


Rob Gronkowski hints at possible WWE career

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will return to the NFL for the 2018 season after contemplating his future, according to NFL Network Insid...


Metal Gear Survive gets a new update and a bunch of freebies

It's been nearly three years now since Hideo Kojima , the critically acclaimed video game producer, left Konami . Apparently, if you look at the first l...


Huawei P20 will have a notch with two, not three, rear cameras

Earlier rumours, along with Huawei's own teaser , had suggested that the P20 would be the first smartphone to tout a triple-lens rear-camera set up. In terms...


Fitbit shares tank on weaker-than-expected earnings report

Fitbit presently has a consensus rating of " Hold " and a consensus target price of $6.89. (NASDAQ: FIT ) to report earnings on Feb, 26 for the fiscal quarter ...


ESRB To Label Physical Games That Come With In-Game Purchases

We'll also see these new labels pop up "wherever those games can be downloaded", so expect the ESRB to point these titles out on digital storefronts like Stea...


Will Smith to Georgia: 'Y'all got to do something about these bugs'

Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer , the Paramount Pictures and Skydance film also stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead , Clive Owen , and Benedict Wong . While wea...


Comcast battles Rupert Murdoch's Fox in $31B bid for Britain's Sky TV

Comcast , the parent of NBC and Universal Pictures , launched a almost $31 billion bid for British satellite pay television broadcaster Sky , a move that co...