Science

Big Ben to fall silent until 2021 for Elizabeth Tower renovation

Although they will still ring out for important national events such as New Year's Eve and Remembrance Sunday. "This essential program of works will safegua...


LG V30 has a Floting Bar, that replaces the Second Screen

LG will be the first company to launch a smartphone with a camera having f/1.6 lens aperture which allows the passage of more light, unlike the iPhone7 wh...


Nokia 5 Priced Rs 12899, Will Be Available From Tomorrow

Offline pre-booking for the mid-range smartphone had already begun from July 7 onwards. As per the report , the Nokia 5 will be available only in select citi...


Nintendo is Being Sued over Switch Controller Configuration

Nintendo's new gaming console, the Nintendo Switch , has detachable controllers. Switch users who were waiting for the adventure puzzle title were left disapp...


Scientists find 91 new volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet

According to geologists, this huge region is likely to dwarf east Africa's volcanic ridge - now rated as the densest concentration of volcanoes in the world.H...


Massive Perseid meteor shower lights up night sky

I was in the "poor" area previous year and happened to have two hours of mostly clear skies, and I witnessed almost 80 meteors over the course of two hours. And...


Perseid meteor shower is the pre-show to the eclipse

The weather should be cool overnight, with clear skies. When it comes to astronomical events, this year's annual Perseid meteor shower is in serious danger...


US v. Hutchins: Security Researcher Pleads Not Guilty To Hacking Charges

Since his arrest , members of the cybersecurity community have rallied behind Hutchins , a popular member of the community known as a skilled and curious rese...


This is what's included in the Call of Duty: WWII beta

While this Beta is only a small part of the Multiplayer experience coming in November, it is a critical test for the developers, as well as a stress test of our...


Mewtwo Comes to Pokemon GO in First 'Exclusive' Raid Battle

All eligible participants will receive a warning, and will have ample time to coordinate a strategy. Should you be successful, you can try to catch the Pokém...


Nokia 5 to go on Sale in India on August 15

The phone manufacturer had officially confirmed that the smartphone will be sold as an offline exclusive device. The other distinct colours such as Silver, Te...


Sensex recovers over 250 points, Nifty reclaims 9800-mark

The Sensex touched a high of 31,526.40 points and a low of 31,298.90 points during the intra-day trade. "While results disappointment is likely to impact st...


How bad is Silicon Valley's sexist work culture?

He's still lashing at Google for trying to silence an honest discussion backed by scientific research and argues that the tech giant has grown into an intoleran...


Tesla's $1.8B Bond Sale…Wait, I Though It Was $1.5B?

Earlier in the week, Elon Musk's luxury electric auto maker was expected to raise at least $1.5 billion to accelerate production of its new Model 3 , but str...


Meteor shower visible this weekend

The meteor shower gets it's name due to the direction in which it comes from. You will still be able to see a lot of meteors, but the faint meteors will be wash...


Danish submarine creator arrested over missing reporter

The missing woman, Swedish journalist Kim Wall, 30, was writing a feature about submarine's inventor Peter Madsen , 46, and boarded the vessel with him on Thur...


Anna Paquin reacts to BBC news showing her breasts on air

The star tagged the Telegraph in the post and exclaimed the breasts were hers, adding the situation was "so amusing on so many levels". Highly amused: the A...


Lexington, Ky. Mayor Says Confederate Statues Are Coming Down After Charlottesville

Similarly, crews began removing Confederate statues in Gainesville , Florida, on Monday though "it was unclear if the work was hastened by" the violent events ...


Elon Musk's OpenAI Bot Just Crushed a Dota 2 Pro Gamer!

The showdown took the form of an exhibition match staged on Friday at The International 2017, an annual esports tournament . Musk is hailing the achievemen...


Ayodhya title dispute hearings from December 5

A Special Bench of Justices Dipak Misra , Ashok Bhushan and S. Abdul Nazeer said the contesting parties, including the deity Ram Lalla, U.P. Central Sunni Waqf...


No Man's Sky Receives Major Overhaul in Update 1.3 Atlas Rises

Version 1.3 takes a small step in fixing that problem. The most intriguing addition, however, is joint exploration . If you spot odd floating orbs on a pla...


Above the Smoke - Perseid Meteor Shower is This Weekend

The moon, which will be three-quarters full at the time of the peak, will rise around 11 p.m. The Norwich Astronomical Society suggest visiting areas such as Mo...


Uber investor sues former CEO Kalanick for fraud

The firm says Kalanick has already interfered in the board's attempts to hire a new CEO. Benchmark says Kalanick has acquired "a disproportionate level of inf...


American financier cleared in London jogger bus push

Bellquist's lawyers say they have proof the 41-year-old could not have been the jogger on Putney Bridge . 'Consequently we expect a swift resolution to thi...


OnePlus 3/3T won't get any major OS update after Android O

This is likely to come as a disappointing blow to OnePlus 3/3T owners, as the devices were only updated to, or shipped with, Android Nougat before this, mea...


Israeli Holocaust Survivor Who Was World's Oldest Man Dies at 113

Mr Kristal hit the headlines a year ago after deciding to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah a century late. "Every year he lived was like a few years for somebody e...


Multiplayer is Finally Coming to No Man's Sky… Sort of

Most exciting among them are a new mission board with randomly generated missions, changes to dog fighting, and - finally - " joint exploration ". Analysis ...


Facebook Unveils New Platform to Watch Shows

Every single show comprises of several episodes. They'll also receive 55 percent of the ad revenue while Facebook takes the rest. Facebook is straying fur...


Perseid meteor shower peaks this weekend

Choose an area that provides a clear view of the eastern horizon to the zenith, the highest point in the sky. In a brighter part of the Perseid forecast , ...


Benchmark Capital sues former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick

It accused Kalanick of breaching his fiduciary duty and contractural obligations by loading up Uber's board with friends. Whether someone is in Manila or so...


Facebook's secret plan to enter China revealed

China may have banned Facebook in their country but the latter has another way to grip the market of former. In a bid to explore the high-potential Chinese ...


Western Force threaten legal action after Super Rugby axing

Under the deal, the ARU took ownership of the Force and guaranteed the franchise's future until the end of the broadcast deal in 2020. "Even having said that,...


Jacob deGrom only has triceps bruise after being hit by line drive

Vince Velasquez exited Thursday's start after one inning with numbness in his right middle finger, per the Phillies . Velasquez spent time on the disabled...


'Impressive' Perseid meteor shower seen over UK

The display occurs every July and August as the earth passes debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet, causing some of the brightest shooting stars to streak the nigh...


Uber at war: Major investor sues cofounder Travis Kalanick for fraud

Benchmark Capital Partners VII, an early-stage funder of numerous Silicon Valley startups, sued Uber's former CEO Travis Kalanick claiming he fraudulentl...