Sci-tech

IBM and Sony manage to squeeze 330 terabytes onto a tiny cartridge

Computer scientists at IBM and Sony's division for data storage have now managed to fit 330 terabytes of uncompressed data onto a small cartridge that can be he...


Persona 5 Dancing Star Night and Persona 3 Dancing Moon Night Announced

Atlus and P Studio will release a pair of Persona dancing spinoff games, Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night , for PlayStation...


Apple's Tim Cook hopes China will ease VPN restrictions

As we reported last week, several of the world's largest websites and companies are blocked or banned by China : "Some of the more famous websites that have ...


India denies China's claim of troop pullout in Doklam

The border confrontation over the Himalayan tri-junction between the two countries erupted in mid-June when Indian troops stopped Chinese soldiers from building...


NASA hiring a Planetary Protection Officer to save the Earth from Aliens

Leads planning and coordination of activities related to NASA mission planetary protection needs. "Planetary protection is concerned with the avoidance of o...


Apple growth rate improves in Q3, led by strong iPad sales

Sales to education customers climbed 32 percent year-over-year to 1 million units in fiscal Q3, Cook said . It was seen as particularly impressive given the ...


Switch updates to 3.0.1 fixing an important issue

It was the first major update released for the console since launch, but aside from adding new features and fixing a few bugs, the update also introduced a odd ...


'Overwatch' Summer Games return next week with added features

The 2016 Summer Games skins will return for the 2017 version of the Overwatch event. As well as the main line there's plenty more strings which also indic...


United States says THAAD intercept test successful

The US military says it has successfully tested a Terminal High Altitude Defense (THAAD) missile system in Alaska by intercepting a ballistic missile over the P...


Google hires Class 12 boy from Chandigarh for Rs 1.44 cr

The Chandigarh administration on Tuesday initiated an investigation into a 16-year-old boy's claim that he was hired by Google as a graphic designer for a Rs 1....


Stardew Valley announces big update that'll let you marry your friends

The post reveals that multiplayer will be played through players' ability to build up to three cabins on their farms for "farmhands", which will controlled by o...


Mystery asteroid 'beyond range of telescopes' hurtling towards Earth... & NASA's 'excited'

As NASA revealed, the mysterious asteroid is not expected to come within the region of 4,200 miles from Earth's surface, but they can't be more specific about...


Earth Will Warm Two Degrees This Century, Scientists Predict

The new research focused instead on three quantities that underpin the scenarios for future emissions: total world population, gross domestic product per person...


ASUS To Launch The ZenFone 4 Smartphone On August 19

In the official invite sent out to the media on Monday, Asus included several other images of iconic landmarks from across the world, including the Tower Brid...


Mustang Muzzles V-8 Growl to Be 'Good Neighbor'

Going forward, all the GTs (with the exhaust option) get a "quiet" mode for street driving AND a "Good Neighbor" mode , turning down the 460-hp V8's volume to ...


Microsoft's Making it Easier to Buy Surface Hardware, Including Hub

However, products like the Surface Book and especially the Surface Studio aren't exactly "affordable" machines by any stretch of the imagination. This could...


Privacy group files complaint against Google over collecting credit card info

To do this, Google said it had obtained access to the credit and debit card records of 70% of USA consumers. EPIC says Google's refusal to reveal its data bro...


Amazon Abruptly Suspends Blu Phone Sales Over Potential Security Concerns

Kryptowire researcher Ryan Johnson, who found that BLU phones were sending all sorts of data to Shanghai Adups servers in China last November , performed mo...


Chrome's native ad blocker shows up in Android developer build

Google, it was said , meant to target "unacceptable ads", identified under guidelines established with the Coalition for Better Ads , of which the tech giant ...


LG set to make OLED screens for 2018 iPhones

KGI Securities analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, thinks that since Apple faced lots of troubles, especially with the lack of supplement from Samsung (who is in charge ...


Google Play Services now boasts 5 billion installs

You can find the download link for the application below. With this new update rolling, you will need not to delete individual messages and multiple messages ca...


MTV Is Relaunching 'TRL,' Making VMA 'Moonman' Gender Neutral

If you said, "yes", you probably will be excited (or too old to be excited) to hear that " TRL " is coming back to the MTV in October. McCarthy says the pro...


Total Solar Eclipse 2017

The National Weather Service in Morristown has published a map showing the eclipse path and showing the duration of the total solar eclipse in parts of ...


Samsung's latest LTE modem supports faster-than-fiber speeds

It is also in news that with this modem you will be able to download HD qualities movies in just 10 seconds. This new Cat.18 modem supports 6CA, meaning it ca...


Microsoft Kills Word Flow Keyboard for iOS

Microsoft has killed off its experimental keyboard app Word Flow, which debuted as a feature for Windows Phone and as a Microsoft Garage project for iOS i...


Kenya elections IT expert found dead with days to crucial polls

It has been reported he feared for his life. Kenyans will be heading to the polls on August 8 for elections that have been closely followed not just in the Ho...


Los Angeles agree to host 2028 Olympics as Paris get 2024

The deal will bring the Olympics back to the Southland for a third time since 1984 and 1932. Paris and L.A. were both in contention for the 2024 games. Lock...


Final Fantasy XV July Update Arrives Bringing Exosuits, Quests and a Carnival

You can see the new look in the gallery below. Final Fantasy 15 players can finally clad themselves in the game's long-awaited invincibility armour - after ...


Jio Phone: Idea 4G Phone in the works, priced around Rs. 2500

Reliance Jio's offerings over the a year ago have taken the Indian telecom industry by storm. They working with handset makers to launch that will be little mo...


First Exomoon - If There's Such a Thing - Orbits Kepler-1625?

To even the odds, Kipping's team stacked together multiple "light curves" (graphs showing how a star's light output changes over time while a planet is tran...


DNA Shows Israelites Didn't Wipe Them Out — Canaanites Survived

Canaanites were a mysterious race of people that was effectively driven out of their land and annihilated by Israelites after the Exodus, according to the O...


South Africa 126-8 at 2nd day close of 3rd Test

However, help was at hand for South Africa . "(Even) if it was broken, that wouldn't make any difference. Stick with Jennings, return to Haseeb Hameed, who h...


Apple's facial recognition unlocking feature and bezel-less design all but confirmed

Are you a techie who knows how to write? The firmware revealed that the next iPhone will have infrared face unlock in the BiometricKit, with developer Steve...


Passenger punched in Easyjet delay row

The incident happened as the un-named British passenger in his late 20's had presumably complained about the long delay in boarding the flight, when suddenly he...


LG V30 will go on sale on September 28

According to Android Authority , the LG V30 will be released in the United States nearly one month after its announcement, on September 28. An exclusive so...