Stories about Sci-tech

Aug 16 2017

Google Allo now available for web but only for Android users

The schedule sounds about right. Google Allo was first introduced at I/O developer conference a year ago alongside the video app known as Duo. The two are connected...

Aug 15 2017

Scientists find 91 new volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet

More to the point, the discovery could be bad news, the scientists warn. "If one of these volcanoes were to erupt it could further destabilise west Antarctica's ice s...

Aug 14 2017

Scientist Move Closer to Pig-human Organ Transplants

According to UNOS ( United Network for Organ Sharing ), a new patient is added to the transplant list in every 10 minutes and around 20 people on that list, die on d...

Aug 10 2017

Essential confirms $300M funding, Amazon and Best Buy retail availability

Essential hasn't said when the phone will launch, only noting yet again that it's due out "in a few weeks" and will be sold by Amazon and Best Buy . The funding news ...

Aug 09 2017

Here's Where You Can Watch The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse Tonight

If you want to see the total eclipse , the nearest point is in Missouri, 437 miles as the crow flies, according to the Vox report. "The last time an eclipse happened...

Aug 08 2017

Google Pixel 2 leaked in rendered image, reveals thick bezels

Ever since its release in October 2016, the Pixel has been a hard phone to buy, and it's often been out of stock on Google's Store . That's when Google announced the ...

Aug 08 2017

Tesla Drivers in Italy Cover 1078 Km on a Single Charge

Tesla Inc said on Monday it would raise about $1.5 billion through its first-ever high-yield junk bond offering, as the USA luxury electric auto maker seeks fresh source...

Aug 08 2017

Locals questioning theory that sea lice responsible for 'eating' teen's legs

Sam's father Jarrod said the creatures "ate through Sam's skin" and left him bleeding profusely. The leading theory was that Kanizay probably came in contact with ...

Aug 06 2017

Toyota and Mazda to spend $1.6 billion on joint United States plant

Botkin said the decision to build won't be Toyota's alone, with Mazda having a say-so in the ultimate decision. Toyota said it will take a 5.05 percent stake in Mazda f...

Aug 06 2017

Stephen Curry sticks it to haters with another solid pro golf showing

Amid controversy, Curry made it into the field as a sponsor's exemption. A bogey on the last was not the ideal way to end his day, but Curry was already looking ahead t...

Aug 06 2017

European Union to Expand Russia Sanctions Over Crimea Siemens Scandal

Earlier sanctions by the European body had barred doing business in Crimea. The European Union has slapped sanctions on three Russians including top energy officials an...

Aug 06 2017

British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave'

Her captor was described as British-Polish and tried to sell her on the internet for 300,000 Euros (£270,000). Lukasz Pawel Herba has been jailed for trying to sell the...

Aug 03 2017

Tips for viewing the 2017 Midwest solar eclipse

The path of totality , or the area where the eclipse will be the fullest, cuts right across the continental United States and we're right in that path. Featured glasses i...

Aug 01 2017

Microsoft kills off its Word Flow keyboard, promotes SwiftKey instead

Microsoft said in an updated product description for Word Flow on Monday that was spotted by tech news site WindowsCentral. It also makes use of artificial intelligenc...

Jul 31 2017

Pokémon Go Developer Niantic is Being Sued Over Failed Pokémon Go Fest

Zimmerman mentioned that this was against what Niantic advertised. Niantic did not hesitate much to uncover its goodwill and understanding the gravity of the situat...

Jul 28 2017

California woman pleads not guilty in deadly live streamed crash

Obdulia Sanchez, the 18-year-old Stockton woman accused of live-streaming a crash that killed her younger sister, spit at law enforcement at the scene of the crash and ki...

Jul 27 2017

Samsung in position to top Apple's quarterly profits for first time

The home entertainment unit's operating profit improved 8.1 percent during the same period to 343 billion won while the revenue dropped by 3.8 percent. Samsung said it ha...

Jul 26 2017

Toyota Planning Long-Range Electric Car Powered By Solid-State Batteries, Report Says

Solid-state batteries use solid electrolytes, as opposed to the liquid ones used in lithium-ion batteries, making them safer. Japan's biggest automaker is looking to cl...

Jul 25 2017

Octopus: Android O Developer Preview 4 Brings New Easter Egg

Google says that devices enrolled in the beta will automatically update to the official version of Android O when it launches, so you don't have to worry about manually...

Jul 25 2017

Ford juices up 2018 Mustang with optional 'drag strip' mode

The Drag Strip mode setting optimizes torque, and transmission to achieve the new acceleration, and hits that sub-four second time when paired with Michelin Pilot Sport 4...