Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 23 2016

'Deadpool' dominates again with $55 million in 2nd week

It's now already even claimed the crown from X-Men: Days of Future Past as the highest grossing film in Fox's X-Men franchise, as DOFP made a "mere" $233 million fo...

Feb 22 2016

LG to unveil smartphone with dual camera

Samsung is also the fist company to embed Dual Pixel technology into a camera . Facebook , of course, paid some $2 billion in 2014 to buy Oculus which has been worki...

Feb 20 2016

Lexus LC500h hybrid updates: Full hybrid vehicle promises 'efficiency and exhilaration'

The "hybrid transmission" is most likely a version of the "e-CVT" used in all previous Toyota and Lexus hybrids. And to make every shift an occasion, the paddles are ma...

Feb 18 2016

Government approves building of gravitational wave observatory for Rs 1200 crore

The two US-based underground detectors are known as the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO for short. They could potentially allow us to learn o...

Feb 15 2016

GOP candidates joust over foreign policy, immigration

Trump's attacks on the Bush family carried risks for him, since many US military veterans in SC have long supported the family. After complimenting Trump as "a great ente...

Feb 14 2016

Hitman Beta live now

The HITMAN beta starts on February 12 through February 14 on PlayStation 4 and February 19 through February 21 on PC. The Xbox One will not be getting a beta. And for...

Feb 14 2016

Gravitational Waves From Black Hole Collision Rock Scientific World

This energy is emitted in a burst of gravitational waves . Similar gravitational waves have probably passed through the Earth before, but this time, someone was watchi...

Feb 13 2016

Kia Niro makes Chicago Auto Show debut

In the works is a plug-in hybrid powertrain for the Niro, which is supposed to launch a few years from now. Kia is adding the Niro hybrid sport utility vehicle, bille...

Feb 13 2016

Possible Zika vaccines months away from broad trials

WHO Assistant Director-General Marie-Paule Kieny says evidence is building on the causal link between the Zika virus and brain damage in newborn babies. Mitchell said in...

Feb 13 2016

Google Killing Off Picasa to Focus on Google Photos

We've outlined below some of the changes you can expect. Picasa, an image-organizing application Google acquired 12 years ago, has seen few updates in recent months as Go...

Feb 12 2016

Android root malware widespread in third-party app stores

But just three days later, Google pulled Adblock Fast, but not before it was downloaded a reported 50,000-plus times. All told, Pew reports that, "Eight categories of a...

Feb 12 2016

Facebook working on SMS integration and multiple accounts log-in for Messenger

Android Police managed to get the inside scoop on Messenger's attempts at SMS integration. But perhaps with the advent of messaging apps like WhatsApp and Google's Hango...

Feb 06 2016

Multi-Account Support Reappears in Latest Instagram Beta Update

The new feature has been long awaited by users who wanted to save time and effort in managing different Instagram accounts on the same device. The feature is already ...

Feb 04 2016

Researchers Work To Learn More About Zika Virus

The counties are Miami-Dade in south Florida, Hillsborough in the Tampa Bay region, Lee County in southwest Florida and Santa Rosa County in the Florida Panhandle. have b...

Feb 03 2016

Comcast promises 1-gigabit service in Chicago this year

Comcast's first gigabit cable deployments will overlap a bit with Google Fiber and AT&T's fiber service. The first of these will be Atlanta and Nashville, which will re...

Feb 02 2016

Android phone dying fast? Facebook might be the culprit

Their research involved a sample size of 15 separate apps, and documented the findings, when they posted the report on reddit , reddit users tested it on other devices...

Feb 02 2016

Microsoft Surface Phone Rumors: Company Acquires Surfacephone.com Domain

The surge in market share for Windows 10 suggests that the new operating system might finally be getting a measure of mainstream awareness. Now, at the tour's conclusion,...

Feb 01 2016

Google's My Tracks App Is Dunzo

If you are using My Tracks, you can export your data before switching over to a new app. To export to Google Drive, simply launch the My Tracks app, tap the three dot...

Jan 30 2016

Lenovo launches its flagship Smartphone Vibe X3 in India

The Vibe X3 (32 GB) has a 21 megapixel rear camera that comes with Sony IMX230 sensor, phase detection auto focus feature, LED flash light and ability to record 4K vide...

Jan 29 2016

Rumor: Super Smash Bros. to be a Launch Title for Nintendo NX

Toto later clarified, saying that he was unsure whether the Super Smash Bros that he's heard about is a standalone game and not a remake. However, it is unclear if it i...