Sci-tech

Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top

Ticket sales had already fallen, but they dropped more significantly than anticipated after the elephants were retired last May, according to the statement. Fel...


North Korea fires medium-range missile in latest weapon test

The council diplomats say the closed discussion was requested by the United States, Japan and South Korea and will take place Tuesday. The official Korean Cen...


North Korea Successfully Launches Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile

KCNA said the objective of the test was to verify technical indexes of the weapon system and examine its adaptability under various battle conditions before dep...


Destiny 2 Deeply Detailed, Coming to PC

During a May livestream event, Bungie showcased the first ever Destiny 2 gameplay, including an extended look at the story mission, " Homecoming ". Bungie...


Trump signs $110M defense deal, receives warm welcome in Saudi Arabia

In a sweetener for Saudi Arabia, U.S. officials said the Trump administration plans to announce $110 billion in advanced military equipment sales and training t...


Young whale finds its way out of Southern California harbor

The whale hit the dock a few times and crashed into the back of a boat, almost hitting a propeller. Habour master John Higgins said the animal had sustained "...


Bungie Has "No Plans" For a Nintendo Switch Version of Destiny 2

Interested in what's been improved and refined? Ever since Destiny 2 was announced for the PC, there was the question of what store it would be hosted on. A...


'No Plans' for Destiny 2 on Nintendo Switch

Players will also be able to purchase Destiny 2 with WoW tokens-yes you read that right. Hopefully, in the case of Destiny 2 , we won't have to wait too long. ...


Things to Know About the Chelsea Manning Release

On Instagram, she has posted some of her first moments post-release, which comes a result of former President Barack Obama who commuted most of her 35-year se...


Destiny 2 Gameplay Premiere: Watch it again here, see the campaign mode

Bungie's sequel Destiny 2 will be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on September 8. In the livestream event, fans of Destiny 2 also learned tha...


Ransomware attacks: Microsoft blames U.S. government for 'stockpiling' vulnerabilities

A fast-moving ransomware variant has infected thousands of computers in at least 74 countries. Microsoft had released a patch for the vulnerability earlie...


Rosenstein Briefing to Senate Suggests Russia Probe Now Criminal, Republican Senator Says

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., said Rosenstein was asked repeatedly about who asked him to write the memo. That was the White House's position initially after...


S. Korea's Moon names top ministers, chief security advisor

The president said Kim's abilities were proven by his holding various key posts in the finance ministry, describing him as "well-respected in political circles,...


Sunday, May 21: Ringling Bros

In its prime, Ringling was an "enormous" operation, and its three-ring tent seated 12,000 people and featured two stages, Gary Payne, president of the Circus Fa...


Trump said firing Comey relieved 'great pressure'

The report did not name the adviser. In a statement on Friday seen by Reuters, Rosenstein writes: "I informed the senior attorney that the president was g...


South Korea Defense Ministry says North fired 'unidentified projectile'

On May 14, North Korea launched the a Hwasong-12 ballistic missile which flew for about 30 minutes and landed in water 100 km south of Russia's Vladivostok regi...


McCain: Russia probe reaching the point 'of Watergate size'

The MSNBC mouth Matthews said Tuesday: "Clearly, we're on the trail there to impeachment", while discussing Trump's firing of the FBI's James Comey . Mr. C...


Musicians Remember Cornell During Local Festival

Cornell began his career in the Seattle rock scene. The singer's body was discovered on the floor of the bathroom in his room at the MGM Grand Detroit with a ba...


Monaco eager for Mbappe to stay amid Madrid links

Of course, no doubt! "We want to keep him for at least one more season so he can continue his formidable progression and help us dream bigger", Vasilyev conti...


Call of Duty won't be coming to Battle.net - unless it does

While these PC settings are thrilling players, Bungie may not be on track to release the PC version alongside the PS4 and Xbox One copies in September. Coun...


Destiny 2 for PC will release later after consoles version

Last but not least, Activision released the following brand new screenshots for Destiny 2! You'll actually play alongside the three leaders, which is a wholly...


Soon you will be able to send money form Google Assistant

And iPhone users do have a choice. GE Appliances announced a deal with Google enabling the United States tech giant's voice control home hub to be used fo...


Android O Developer Preview 2 Allows Pausing Downloads of System Updates

We have already got the first preview about Android O and even got a second preview which shows us what new will be added. Developers should move to API level...


WannaCry hits ATMs in Bengaluru, leads to cash crunch

So far there has been no progress reported in efforts to determine who launched the plot. Because it spreads through file-sharing technology built into the Wi...


Africa least hit by WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack

Microsoft has also launched updates for windows XP and Windows server 2003 , which is very unusual as these operating systems are the most outdated and are ...


Apple to Pay 150% More for OLED iPhone 3D Touch Components?

There is a serious difference between LCD and OLED displays, however, which apparently requires a different technique to be used for 3D Touch implementation. Th...


No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Secy

Computer giant Microsoft said the attack, which has affected hundreds of thousands of computers, should serve as a wake-up call. Given that the NHS is a promi...


Microsoft to Blame US National Security Agency for WannaCry Ransomware

The caveat is that the tool, posted online today (May 19) by French researcher Benjamin Delpy and called Wanakiwi , may not always work for technical reaso...


Log in, look out: Cyberattack havoc may grow at week's start

A screenshot of the warning screen from a purported ransomware attack, as captured by a computer user in Taiwan, is seen on laptop in Beijing, Saturday , May 1...


Nuclear Crisis: Trump gives condition for N/Korea talk

George W. Bush switched to confrontation, until North Korea tested its first nuclear weapon. Philippine government on Thursday reiterated its call to North Ko...


Can Google Solve Android Fragmentation for Good?

Google Lens , Google Home Updates, Google Assistant updates, Google Photo updates, and Google for Jobs will also be included in Android O. Besides a ...


Security expert provides tips following global ransomware attack

Department of Homeland Security: A Homeland Security official said Monday that a "small number" of infrastructure systems were hit by the attack, but that non...


"Doomsday" seed vault entrance repaired after thaw of Arctic ice

The Global Seed Vault is buried in a mountain deep in the Arctic circle . A Norwegian government official Hege Njaa Aschim informed The Guardian , "Soaring t...


French researchers find last-ditch cure to unlock WannaCry files

A hacking group called Shadow Brokers released the malware in April claiming to have discovered the flaw from the NSA, according to Kaspersky Lab, a Russian cyb...


LG And GE To Add Support For Google Assistant In Their Appliances

YouTube Go will also let users download videos for offline viewing if they're connected to a Wi-Fi network. The app is available to download right now in...