Stories about Sci-tech

Mar 11 2018

India's Top Court Legalizes Passive Euthanasia, Living Will

The decision, given by the Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justices AK Sikri , AM Khanwilkar, DY Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan, said, "The right to live with digni...

Mar 10 2018

Battle Royale Coming To iOS And Android — Fortnite On Mobile

Epic Games has revealed Fortnite is coming to iOS and Android , with exactly the same game experience as is now on consoles and PC. So, iOS users will be able to ...

Mar 09 2018

Judge: Man accused of McDormand Oscar theft will be released

Before McDormand retook possession of her Oscar , Reuters photographer Mario Anzuoni saw an Academy official at the Governor's Ball hand the recovered statuette to best ...

Mar 07 2018

Oscars 2018: Audiences Are Noticing One Major Change at This Year

Last year's announcement went famously awry when Dunaway announced that " La La Land " won best picture, only for that film's producer to tell a shocked audience that t...

Mar 06 2018

Apple Turns Up Audio Ambition With High-End Headphones

As a result, Apple is going to have to be smart about the pricing strategy, which it will, given its success with the AirPods. A pair of well-designed, high-end headphon...

Mar 04 2018

Penguin super colony found thriving on Danger Islands

However, a paper published in the journal Scientific Reports sheds light on a hidden penguin super-colony of Adélie penguins which were never counted before. Dr Hart co...

Mar 03 2018

March's unusual full moons include one worm, one blue

The Blue Moon of March or Sap Moon has another significance as it helps to fix the date of Easter - April 1 - the Sunday after the first full moon following the ...

Mar 03 2018

Amazon's Alexa Could Soon Translate Speech in Real

Amazon wants to turn Alexa into a real-time translator . Turning to DownDetector.com, we can see that problems with Alexa were first reported around 9:39 am EST, and pea...

Feb 26 2018

Introducing Alcatel 1X, the first Android Go phone

The phone comes with dual 12MP + 5MP cameras on the back and a 5MP camera at the front. LG has launched two new high-end smartphones, the LG V30S ThinQ and the LG V30S+ ...

Feb 26 2018

Former NFL player Jonathan Martin detained after disturbing Instagram post

Martin's Instagram is private, but a screencap of the alleged post has been circulating on social media, with the caption, "When you're a bully victim & a coward, your ...

Feb 23 2018

Ryan Coogler pens letter to Black Panther fans after record opening

Shuri is the tech genius behind her elder brother T'Challa and his Black Panther wizardry, through her innovative use of Vibranium to build a technologically advanced ...

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...