Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 22 2018

Apple Reportedly In Talks To Buy Cobalt Directly From Miners

Lots of industries require Cobalt, which is used in making Lithium Ion batteries and its shortage could mean that the competition would have to pay more to get this cruci...

Feb 22 2018

PUBG to Start Using Ping Times to Pool Matches

Only a few regions will have it, but if all is successful then it will be worldwide. If you do the math there, you'll see that this slightly convoluted sentence is esse...

Feb 21 2018

Samsung to Slash OLED Panel Production as iPhone X Demand Disappoints

A new report coming out of Asia claims that Samsung is cutting the OLED panel production by more than 50% for the January-March quarter. Do you guys think Apple will s...

Feb 20 2018

Apple 'text bomb' bug causes device to crash

The issue was caused when someone pasted in or received a single Indian-language character in select communications apps - most notably in the App Store, iMessage and Saf...

Feb 17 2018

Apple's genius employees keep running into glass walls

Bloomberg's Mark Bergen reports on a flaw at Apple's new headquarters: Distracted employees seem to keep smacking their faces into the flawless glass panes that make u...

Feb 16 2018

Cobra Kai Teaser: Daniel and Johnny Return in YouTube's Karate Kid Revival

The first teaser trailer for Cobra Kai has arrived, and it hints at the push back that Johnny receives when he reopens the dojo years after it closed in disgrace. Court...

Feb 16 2018

Apple Confirms HomePods May Leave Scuff Marks On Wooden Surfaces

The £39 price for two years will ensure the HomePod is protected against damage, even if it's accidental, and even with the £29 excess fee, the £68 cost for a fix is ...

Feb 16 2018

Russian opposition leader slams Instagram for caving in to the government

A 25-minute video of Navalny presenting the investigation in Russian was also uploaded to YouTube last week, where it has already amassed some 5 million views. Russia's...

Feb 16 2018

Gmail Go is the lightweight Android email app you can't have

Despite its lightweight build, the Gmail Go app provides you with an advanced inbox that categorises social and promotional emails under different tabs to help you focu...

Feb 15 2018

NASA budget proposal plans of NASA funding of ISS, seeks commercial transition

NASA has spent close to $100 billion on the orbiting outpost since the 1990s. Republican Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, who chairs the Senate Subcommittee on Space, said l...

Feb 14 2018

Qualcomm's new X24 LTE modem features 2Gbps peak download speeds

Most likely, in many markets, operators and handset makers will opt for the X24 LTE modem because 5G networks will take much longer to deploy in most of the world v...

Feb 14 2018

This record-breaking photo was taken from 6 billion km away

NASA writes that the photos were captured by the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager ( LORRI ) camera on its New Horizons interplanetary space probe, which performed a...

Feb 14 2018

Meredith Corporation Partners With Google On Launch Of New Product, AMP Stories

Today Google said AMP is merely meant to make the mobile web more accessible to developers, claiming small publishers face challenges in building high-performance c...

Feb 11 2018

Wow, MIND-BLOWING: Florida Man gets an earful from 'exploding Apple AirPod' bud

Mr Colon says he believes the gadget's battery was responsible for the damage. Florida's WFLA TV reports that the man, Jason Colon, was working out at an exercise cen...

Feb 11 2018

Why you should totally wait to buy Apple's new HomePod

You can control HomePod from your iPhone, though iOS doesn't make it especially easy. Apple has revealed that it will cost $279 to fix or replace a damaged HomePod if t...

Feb 10 2018

Apple Tells Senators Battery Reimbursement Still in Consideration

Barclays' analysis is based on a study of 30 Apple retail stores, and the wait times they're now quoting for battery replacements. To disable battery throttling, ...

Feb 08 2018

Tesla isn't making any promises on Model 3 production targets

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.3 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stands for B...

Feb 07 2018

Here's What's Coming in PS4 System Software 5.50 Update

From the dashboard go to Settings Themes Select Theme Custom Select Image USB Storage Device. Once the software update goes live, you will be able to finally change...

Feb 07 2018

Tailed spider found in amber will crawl into your nightmares

In the last few years, we've seen some incredible finds inside amber, including a tick in the middle of a meal, an otherworldly insect , a bug that's jumped out of it...

Feb 07 2018

Call of Duty 2018 is Reportedly Black Ops 4

The Black Ops series developed by Treyarch includes some of the most popular Call of Duty titles in franchise history. "The Switch version is also being ported by...