Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 31 2016

Audi is reportedly building an electric luxury sedan to take on Tesla

As well as traditional EV charging, A9 e-tron owners will be offered an 11kW inductive charging option using Audi's latest wireless charging technology and an autonomous ...

Aug 29 2016

Explosion Hits Medan Church, Perpetrator Injures Himself

The assailant told authorities he was not working alone, police spokesman Amar said. North Sumatra provincial police spokeswoman Rina Sari Ginting told The Straits Time...

Aug 29 2016

Stranger Things Ratings Rank Among Highest for Netflix

Netflix has already commissioned season 2 of the series, which follows residents in a small in town in 1983 as they are held hostage by supernatural activity. "Either num...

Aug 27 2016

Katie Ledecky throws out first pitch as Nats host Orioles

I thought it was so awesome. She continued, "I'm only 19 and I don't feel like I need to represent something bigger than my teammates, coaches, friends, and family". Fe...

Aug 27 2016

Possible tornado in Windsor, Ont., area damages homes; 3 injured

The maximum damage path was 270 to 325 yards wide (250-300 meters), and the twister's path was 1.2 miles long (2 kilometers). As of now, Environment Canada considers ...

Aug 27 2016

The Two Governors -- Johnson and Weld -- to Make Appearance in Concord Thursday

Clinton and Trump both have historically high unfavorability ratings over the course of their campaigns, as the Monitor has previously reported . The Quinnipiac survey...

Aug 26 2016

Apple boosts iPhone security after Mideast spyware discovery

Apple said in a statement that it fixed the vulnerability immediately after learning about it and will issue a security update . An infringing software product label...

Aug 26 2016

Thousands of dead fish wash up on shore in Keansburg

Bob Considine, a spokesman for the state Department of Environmental Protection , said his agency increased the estimate of dead fish from hundreds of thousands to more ...

Aug 26 2016

Tiger taken from 'world's worst zoo' arrives in South Africa

It's over: the zoo dubbed "the worst in the world" is closed . He said he will particularly miss eight-year-old tiger Laziz , whom he had raised since the animal was a...

Aug 26 2016

Canon introduces new EOS 5D Mark IV

As well as all of that, there's Canon's clever Dual Pixel CMOS AF function for phase-detection autofocus in live view or movie capture, and a new touch-screen display to ...

Aug 26 2016

Philippines' Duterte says talks with China on sea dispute 'within the year'

Dela Rosa said police were following established procedures and haven't been ordered to kill drug dealers. China, Zhao said, has very strict antinarcotics laws and im...

Aug 25 2016

Ford Recalls 90500 Vehicles that Can Suddenly Stop in Traffic

Finally, Ford has issued a safety compliance recall on about 27,000 Ford Escapes to update the power window software. Thankfully, Ford says that it's receive no reports...

Aug 25 2016

Maine land from Burt's Bees founder is new national monument

The woodlands were donated by the founder of Burt's Bees. Obama had already set aside 260 million acres of land and water as national monuments, according to the White ...

Aug 25 2016

Nasa reconnects with spacecraft after nearly 2 years

Two almost identical spacecraft were launched in 2006 into orbits around the Sun. One of the missions was inside earth's orbit and the other one was outside it. The space...

Aug 24 2016

Google Posts Factory Images for Android 7.0 Nougat

Google released the final version of Android 7.0 Nougat yesterday after months of public beta testing, and people with supported Nexus phones and tablets should all be a...

Aug 23 2016

Volvo teams up with Uber to develop driverless cars

The new base vehicle will be developed on Volvo Cars' fully modular Scalable Product Architecture (SPA). At first, the vehicles will be supervised by a driver, who can ...

Aug 22 2016

Microsoft says Xbox Scorpio's Price considered like a "Premium Product"

To many, the Xbox One S is one of the most beautifully designed consoles that Microsoft has ever put on the market, but why is this? With the Scorpio, they look to incorp...

Aug 21 2016

China set to open world's highest and longest glass bridge

And according to officials, the 6m-wide bridge, designed by Israeli architect Haim Dotan - has already set world records for its architecture and construction. In an at...

Aug 21 2016

Xbox One players won't get Destiny's PS4 content until 2017

All of the PlayStation Exclusive content eventually released on Xbox One but did it took this long. The extension applies to the PS4-exclusive items, equipment, and m...

Aug 21 2016

Yellowstone River fish kill reaches park

At issue is a parasite that has killed thousands of whitefish along the Yellowstone in the past week. Over the past week, wildlife officials have documented more than 2...