Sci-tech

Ford appoints Jim Hackett as new company CEO

Ford Motor Company shook up its top management Monday , ousting its CEO amid declining sales in major markets, pressure to ramp up technology and a flagging s...


Trump sends Congress budget with $600 billion deficit

It protects retirement programs for the elderly and provides billions of dollars more for the military. The Trump administration budget would sharply cut ...


Trump's $4.1T budget relies on deep domestic cuts

In writing the budget , White House officials were forced to walk a tightrope. A president's budget has to be approved by Congress, so the final form is of...


South Africa 'concerns' after Manchester attack

Qualifying for the 2017 World Cup was a goal we had set ourselves some three years ago and we are proud to have achieved it. Will the Champions Trophy take plac...


Wannabe Russian Bank Malware Attacked Millions Of Android Devices, Stole People's Money

Russia's name was prominent on the list of the countries affected by the WannaCry malware. Reuters is low on details about the group which is called Cron ap...


Google helps advertisers track spending in physical stores

The company also said that it will start using machine learning to more precisely track whether its ads lead people to buy things in brick-and-mortar stores. Ma...


Nokia Oyj (NOK) To Go Ex-Dividend on May 24th

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding o...


Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP)

WFG Advisors LP now owns 16,600 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $155,000 after buying an additional 14,685 shares during the period. Its share p...


Delay in court case deepens health insurance uncertainty

Last week, Andy Slavitt, former acting administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, told USA TODAY that the only acceptable outcome for th...


Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG

Segall Bryant And Hamill Limited Liability Company reported 0.12% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. The Hexavest Inc holds 542,753 shares with $7.40 milli...


Most Recent Analysts Ratings NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

Edgewood Management LLC boosted its position in NVIDIA by 21.9% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 3,990,593 shares of the computer har...


Ikea's Smart Lighting platform quickly addresses our biggest complaint

The deal will allow owners of IKEA's new smart light bulbs to control them using their Echo devices. But now there's a much cheaper alternative for smart ...


Watch a full strike mission from Destiny 2

Something that always Destiny perplexed players about the lore is that Bungie created a fantastic universe, yet hid about three-quarters of it outside of th...


Facebook Live now lets you add a friend to live stream together

Facebook unimaginatively calls this feature "Live Chat with Friends", and they're sort of like real-time, text-based viewing parties. It rolled out to celebriti...


Tillerson defends Trump speech about terrorist threats

Sunday, he delivered a big speech aimed at energizing the global fight against terrorism. He'll close his ambitious first foreign trip at a pair of summits in B...


Kvitova to decide this week on French Open comeback

She hasn't played since December, when she was attacked by a knife-wielding intruder. Kvitova last played in November 2016, when she lost to France's Caroline...


Roger Moore dead: Tributes to the James Bond actor flood social media

Moore played the famous spy role in seven Bond films including "Live and Let Die " and the "Spy Who Loved Me" . Bond producer Albert Broccoli offered Moore ...


Congressional panels pledge full probe into Comey firing

Administration officials on Sunday talk shows, meanwhile, defended the president's remarks to Russian officials. "I don't remember exactly what the presiden...


As deadline looms, experts find way to unlock ransomware files

It also won't work if WannaCry permanently locks the files after the one-week deadline has passed, he said . After taking down a number of UK National...


North Korea says missile ready for mass production, US questions progress

More recently the United States has said it is willing to enter into talks with North Korea if it halts its nuclear and missile tests . Trump, traveling in...


Huawei MateBook E Carries Original MateBook's Legacy

Base and fully maxed out systems comes with just 8GB of RAM with no option to upgrade to 16GB. That means there won't be any fan noise to take away from the aud...


Justice Official Knew Trump Planned to Fire Comey, Senators Say

Now, Press Secretary Sean Spicer did not deny the trashing of Mr. Comey by the president or the story in general. The Times said the document was based on...


A bag of moon dust is up for auction

And so they put the bag and other space artifacts on the auction block, where Carlson snapped it up for $995. Sotheby's will auction the bag in New York...


'Doomsday' tunnel entrance in Arctic flooded by melting permafrost

About 800 miles from the North Pole, the Svalbard Global Seed Vault (often referred to as the "Doomsday Vault"), sits some 400 feet above sea level - to guard...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Active shows up, but without a dual-curved display

Previous it was believed that Samsung wanted to do this on the Galaxy S8 but it proved technically too hard, forcing the Korean tech giant to move the finge...


Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to drought

While assuring the public that the declaration is no cause to panic, but merely enhances control by affording the Province additional powers of intervention, Pr...


Bioware is Working on a New Dragon Age

The interview revolves around his job as a guest writer for the Canada-based company, which he does according to the United Kingdom working hours. Though Kenn...


Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp words

The moderate-reformist coalition has also taken power in symbolic cities such as Yazd and the port town of Bandar Abbas. Iranians turned out in their millions...


Freeze-Dried Space Sperm Gives Rise to Healthy Baby Mice

A similar process could be "possible with human spermatozoa in the future", the researchers claim. "Our main subject is domestic animal reproduction ". Long ...


Far Cry 5 Location Revealed in Set of Mysterious Trailers

That sunny, serene river looks like a lovely place to take the family-except for the dead body floating by. The post , which went live four days ago, backs up ...


Gartner: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Chinese players

Sales if iPhones stayed flat at around 52 million units, resulting in a drop in market share from 14.8 percent to 13.7 percent. The Chinese network-to-consume...


Stokes happy to prioritise England over IPL

Stokes, who signed for IPL franchise Pune Supergiants for £1.6million, was named as the tournament's most-valuable player after a fine debut campaign. "We've be...


United Kingdom police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

The arrest was announced moments after Prime Minister Theresa May denounced the "appalling sickening cowardice" of the lone suicide bomber who detonated a homem...


Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korea group behind ransomware attacks

A hacking group closely tied to North Korea was behind the massive WannaCry attack earlier this month, security company Symantec says . Previous versions o...


Security researchers have a fix for victims of the 'WannaCry' ransomware

Researchers are still trying to piece together details from the " WannaCry " ransomware attack that infected hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 1...