Science

Overwatch's Summer Games event returns August 8th

Lastly, there'll be two stadiums this time around, as Sydney joins last year's Rio. Tweaks have been implemented as well. Lucioball will also get competitiv...


LG confirms that V30 will sport OLED Full Vision display

In all likelihood, the display will be redesigned to enable better interaction with notifications and shortcuts. We'll know more about the V30 on 31 August,...


Need a New Microsoft Gadget? Upgrade With 'Surface Plus'

Beginning today at 9:00 a.m. PT, we're excited to announce the availability of Surface Plus and Surface Plus for Business; flexible financing options crea...


Dragon Quest XI first two-day sales top two million in Japan

What's more, Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age should have considerable legs when compared to most games. For now, congrats to Square Enix on settin...


Six figure pay to protect Earth from aliens — NASA Jobs

The job only lasts three years, with the possibility of extending the position another two years. "This policy is based on federal requirements and worldwide tr...


August 2 Marks Earth Overshoot Day as Planet's Resources for 2017 Exhausted

According to Global Footprint Network , pushing the date of Earth Overshoot Day back by 4.5 days per year would bring humanity back within the resource budget ...


Farm with a friend in Stardew Valley's upcoming multiplayer mode

Friends will live in cabins on the player's farm, and while the player controls when their farmhands sleep and other crucial decisions, how they live the rest o...


Doctor delivers baby 12 hours before giving birth to her own

In an act of serious excellence, Dr. Hess got out of her own bed and helped the mother in crisis deliver a healthy baby. "I put on some boots over my flip flops...


HP Z VR Backpack Business Edition Wearable PC Unveiled From $3299

To support this business use of VR hardware, HP has announced a new wearable computer called the HP Z VR Backpack PC. For those applications the word "overk...


HBO Downplays Threat From Hack

The scope of the cyberattack against TV network HBO may be worse than previously reported, with sources now claiming that unaired episodes of Larry David's come...


IPhone 8 Features Revealed: Smart Camera, Fast Charging & Wireless Charging

And that's it! Your iPhone 8's supposed SmartCam feature will do the rest by choosing the best settings for any shot, 9to5 Mac reports. The scenes Rambo fou...


New Sonic Mania trailer highlights special stages and more

You need to touch all the blue spheres to turn them red to win and get a Gold Medallion. Because these special stages are centered on Chaos Emeralds, expect t...


Carmakers struggled to lure USA consumers in July

Cars fell 19.4% with deliveries totaling 48,259 vehicles, while SUV sales increased 2.2% at 71,067 vehicles. July US auto sales declined significantly, but i...


Partial, not total solar eclipse for Sudbury

When the once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse event occurs August 21, some cities will see less of the sun than others. And Chou is anxious about first-timers and o...


Skype gets support for integrated PayPal payments

Using your mobile phone while you're chatting with friends or family, you can simply swipe right, tap Send Money, and complete the money transfer process. PayPa...


New PS4/Vita Persona 5 And Persona 3 Rhythm Game Spinoffs Confirmed

According to Polygon , the lead staff that worked on Persona 4: Dancing All Night have been handling the development for both new dancing titles. And, yes,...


Unlimited Data Plans Blamed for Slower AT&T, Verizon Speeds

Unlimited data plans have been rolled out by AT&T , T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon now. "A look at our city-by-city analysis of 4G availability and speed r...


Hiring to fight aliens for Earth protection — NASA Job

The job description also indicates that the lucky person to be selected will enjoy a privileged position in the Office of Safety and Mission Assurance for Pla...


China has already conveyed India's claim about the construction of Dokalam road

Meanwhile, reiterating its demand that India must withdraw its troops from the border along Sikkim, China on Wednesday said it had informed India in advance ...


The Super NES Classic Finally Has a Preorder Timeframe

They say that a significant number of additional systems will be sent out to stores for launch day, and throughout the balance of the calendar year. It's like t...


New Facebook hardware looks to support video chat

The device features a large screen somewhere in the neighborhood of 14 inches and looks something like a laptop, minus the keyboard, with a stand that holds the...


Pokemon Go's European Events Postponed

The game developer and event organizer Niantic said " Niantic does not comment on pending legal matters" when pressed for comments on the issue but it is p...


First details on multiplayer in Stardew Valley

Farmhands won't be able to have more than one spouse, but it is an interesting dynamic to have specifically baked into the game. Moreover, everyone will have t...


Microsoft Announces Surface Plus For Business Program

Want to upgrade to the latest Surface device as it comes out? Beginning today at 9:00 a.m. PT, we're excited to announce the availability of Surface Plus ...


Fire TV gets Amazon Echo integration for remote control-free channel changing

Alexa Is always getting smarter: This announcement, Amazon said, is the latest example of Alexa always getting smarter and adding new capabilities for home ent...


EA Merging BioWare Montreal with Motive Studios

This decision comes after downsizing Bioware Montreal, further feeding into the rumors that EA will only work on the multiplayer side of Mass Effect Andromeda ...


Resident Evil: Revelations Coming To PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

For a while, it seemed like Capcom's Resident Evil franchise had lost its way, gradually moving away from its classic horror roots to disappointingly generi...


Nokia 9 Specifications Spotted on GFXBench Database

GFXBench is a popular benchmarking website. Moreover, WinFuture points out that the Bluetooth SIG database lists the TA-1004 and TA-1012 under the moniker N...


Microsoft's Windows 10 to get eye-tracking functionality

Microsoft is also being specific on a few things that it explicitly will not support even though WSL is out of beta. "Eye tracking support in Windows 10 has ...


Christie approves back pay for furloughed state workers

He also labeled a radio show caller from a liberal township a " Communist from Montclair " for razzing him about his own sunbathing during a state government sh...


Earth will hit risky 2C global warming level within 80 years

However, according the latest research it seems highly unlikely as there is only 1% chance that temperatures will rise by less than 1.5 degrees, even if wor...


Samsung Unveils 6CA LTE Modem Capable of Achieving 1.2Gbps Downlink Speeds

Improving modem performance in this manner lets consumers enjoy high-quality data services such as high-definition video calls and live broadcast. Samsung's...


NASA Testing Defense System as Asteroid Heads Near Earth

Scientists say the asteroid could come as close as 4,000 miles or as far as 170,000 miles away, which is about two-thirds of the distance from Earth to the m...


Stardew Valley Multiplayer Details Revealed by Developers

Players will be able to invite up to three others into their world, each taking the role of a farmhand, with the ability to do most things the main player is ab...


Resident Evil Revelations 1 & 2 Coming To The Nintendo Switch

The Japanese video game developer and publisher has just announced that the " Resident Evil Revelations " games are coming to the Nintendo Switch . It also c...