Science

Facebook Appeases Copyright Holders to let Users Upload Songs

If Facebook starts to vacuum video advertising away from YouTube and secure rights for copyrighted content from the larger players, then it would be able ...


Record rights deal of $2.55 billion a major boost for IPL

Star India's record $2.55 billion, five-year global media rights deal for the Indian Premier League is set to be a boost for elite cricketers, with salaries ...


Alien search detects radio signals from dwarf galaxy, report

Telescopes on Earth pick up Frequent Radio Bursts, or FRBs, such as this one while scanning distant galaxies. Breakthrough Listen was funded $100 million to s...


Chick-fil-A Kickoff game to feature Tide, Miami

The Tide now owns a 14-3 advantage in a series that dates back to 1941. The Crimson Tide just won its first game of the 2017 season, but already there are pla...


YouTube Live Gets 'Ultra Low-Latency' Feature, New Chat Moderation Options Introduced

Finally, iOS users will now be able to live stream through more apps from their devices, with the YouTube app now supporting Apple's ReplayKit framework . ...


Google's Street View cameras get updates for first time in eight years

The camera rig on board the new street view cars called "Rosette" will now come with seven cameras instead of 15 and the huge ball like structure that was a...


WhatsApp announces free business app, will charge big companies

WhatsApp has outlined plans for a new business version of its messaging platform that will make it easier to contact customers - and generate revenue for o...


Barry Callebaut launches red 'ruby' chocolate

Yes, that's right, all our lives we've been choosing between milk , white and dark , but now we have a fourth option to add to the list: "Ruby" chocolate. B...


Ford Unveils Its Latest Ecosport For Europe, Launch Expected For India

External changes include a new-look trapezoidal grille, revamped headlights in a cluster that includes LED daytime running lights and deletion of the exposed re...


USA pushes United Nations for oil embargo, ban North Korean workers

According to him, there is a need to break the vicious circle, when time after time North Korea's provocations are followed by the global community's conde...


Here's when you can start playing the first 'Destiny 2' raid

With a game as big as Destiny 2 , especially as hyped up as it was, it comes as no surprise there were some bumps in the road during the launch. These includ...


Vivo V7+ Launched With FullView Display and 24MP Selfie Camera

The phone comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with a f/2.0 aperture and dual-LED flash, which pales in comparison to the device's front shooter - a 24-megap...


Jaguar Electric E-Type Zero is the Most Beautiful EV Ever Made

The consumer-focused Jaguar I-Pace sports dual electric motors, that deliver 400 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque. Certainly there are going to be ...


Russian Federation does not recognize North Korea's nuclear status

Russian Federation and China both share a border with North Korea. "As for our buildings and facilities, this is an unprecedented thing", Putin said. "China s...


Twitter rolls out Night Mode for desktop users

Click on your profile photo then select Night Mode that is the last option and has a moon icon on the desktop to allow Night Mode . Click that icon and a men...


Hello Ruby! Meet the new flavour of chocolate

The chocolate has been named " Ruby " for its natural pink colour that doesn't contain any extra colours of flavours to change the colour. Instead, it has a...


Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster launched as 217mph drop

Drive is sent to all four wheels via Lamborghini's seven-speed robotised Independent Shifting Rod, which is claimed to switch cogs in up to 50 milliseconds. The...


Most powerful solar flare in over a decade causes widespread radio blackouts

Solar cycles last on average eleven years. The Sun released two enormous solar flares yesterday, the second of which was the strongest registered in over a...


Local folk could get to see 'incredible show' of Northern Lights tonight

That being said, don't expect to view the northern lights in southern MI, especially if you live near a big city such as Detroit. A strong geomagnetic storm i...


Check out these leaked Huawei Mate 10 renders

Huawei claims the chip has "25 times the performance with 50 times greater efficiency" than a quad-core Cortex-A73 processor, which means faster processing and...


Leicester fails to seal deal for Silva, seeking 'resolution'

Silva's registration was not completed in time with football's governing body meaning the deal was not finalised. However, Leicester are confident they retu...


Facebook's Failed $608 Million Bid For Cricket Rights Sends Strong Signal

Even as Star India has managed to walk away with the honours at the IPL media rights auction (for all markets across media and digital platforms for the next ...


15 radio signals from another galaxy startle scientists

An Indian scientist has discovered that almost 15 mysterious and odd radio burst has been detected coming out from a faraway dwarf galaxy. The brightest burst...


Hewlett Packard Enterprise Rising: FYQ3 Rev, EPS Beat

The company's shares, which closed down 2 percent in regular trading, were at $14.65. Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company, LLC now owns 382,031 sh...


WhatsApp to undergo major transformation by letting businesses chat to you

Facebook-owned messaging platform WhatsApp has unveiled plans to develop standalone versions of its mobile app aimed at connecting businesses and their cust...


Swiss firm Barry Callebaut invented the chocolate after a decade of research

Yes, that's right, all our lives we've been choosing between milk , white and dark , but now we have a fourth option to add to the list: "Ruby" chocolate. T...


Refreshed Ford EcoSport revealed ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show

The new vehicle boasts revised exterior styling, an overhauled interior, plus a new engine, fresh technology and the option of all-wheel-drive. But Ford are...


Apple and Amazon Battle for Bond

The move comes two years after Sony's distribution deal with MGM to distribute the Bond films came to an end with " Spectre ". According to an exclusive i...


Europe's Top Court Backs Intel's Appeal of Antitrust Fine

This move by the Court of Justice of the European Union could reduce or remove the entire fine against Intel , which was the largest amount at the time in 20...


Why Xiaomi Mi A1 is the Android enthusiasts dream budget smartphone

Both Moto G5s Plus and LG Q6 run Android 7.1, but when it comes to pure Android experience, the former comes closest. Other than stock Android goodness, t...


Calling earth? Radio signals detected from 3 billion light years away

On August 26, the postdoctoral researcher from the Breakthrough Listen initiative, who discovered the increased activity, Dr. Vishal Gajjar, went to the Gree...


YouTube Lowers Live Video Latency to 'Just a Couple Seconds'

The company has a fix for the "latency", cutting it down to a few seconds. Moreover, users can use an automated system that can flag problematic messages for re...


Google gives its Street View cameras their first upgrade in eight years

The new setup will see the 15 cameras reduced to 7 which will have 20MP sensors; in addition there will be two cameras for taking still HD photos and two "can...


WhatsApp reveals plans to launch business accounts in the coming weeks

The Indian market is one that is particularly important for the app, given there are over 200 million active users here, and this number will only continue to g...


Pink 'Ruby Chocolate' Is a Colorful Alternative to Milk, Dark, and White

It is made from the ruby cocoa bean which, through a unique manufacturing process, Barry Callebaut unlocks the naturally occurring flavour and colour tone. ...