Science

LG's new Hub Robot ties together the smart home

The robot has been supported by the Alexa voice recognition technology by Amazon that enables it to perform tasks such as playing music, switching the air condi...


ISRO to launch 103 satellites at one go in Feb

Initially, the modules will be test- flown without a crew, preceded by tests to human-rate the launch vehicle or make sure that it is safe for human flight into...


ZTE unveils dual camera Blade V8 Pro handset, names crowdsourced phone

The phone is a follow-up to last year's Blade V7, but it seems like quite a step up. At this point, Hawkeye remains a concept device; however, ZTE showcased pro...


E-commerce giant Alibaba sues vendor for selling counterfeit products

The move accords with China's massive crackdown on counterfeits, which sharpens the focus on the responsibility of trading platforms, Ling said. Hong Kong b...


NASA Selects SwRI to Help Unlock Secrets of Solar System

Trojans are basically "leftover" primordial material from the processes that formed the outer planets, said Harold Levison, program director and chief scienti...


Amazon fulfillment program delivers two billion items

Amazon said the number of merchants using Fulfillment by Amazon jumped 70% in 2016. "As a growing business and brand owner, the Amazon Exclusives and FBA prog...


Acer's 21-inch curved display gaming laptop will cost $9000

The device offers 16GB DDR4 memory out of the box and can be user-upgradeable to a maximum of 32GB. Located just above the keyboard on the right side is a met...


Oil spill: 3 beaches in Johor affected, says exco

Jan 4 almost 300 tonnes of oil spilled into the narrow strait separating Singapore and Malaysia after a collision between two container vessels, the Singapore M...


Astronomers hit black hole jackpot with deepest X-ray image ever taken

This is the deepest X-ray image ever obtained, made with over 7 million seconds of observing time with NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. Using the same densit...


Car Found Off Steep Cliff Possibly Belongs to Missing Couple

The search for 21-year-old Brian Fernandez continues near Ragged Point where the body of Olivia Hannah Gonzalez, 20, was discovered on January 3. They brought t...


Trump picks Wall Street lawyer to chair SEC

Clayton , a partner at Manhattan-based law firm Sullivan & Cromwell, has advised several corporate banks, including Goldman Sachs during 2008 financial crisis. ...


Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR), Corning Inc. (NYSE:GLW)

Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE: NBR ) gained 0.97% to reach at the trading price of $17.66 as it is set to release its next q...


China Renewable Energy Plan Has $360 Billion Price Tag

China plans massive investment in clean and renewable energy up to 2020 to help the battle for clear skies, aiming for a significant reduction in pollutants rel...


Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Short-term Price Target Review

Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on GILD. Capital World Investors increased its stake in shares of Gilead Sciences by 28.3% in t...


SpaceX set to launch again Monday

The return to flight for the Falcon 9 rocket will wait at least a day longer at Vandenberg Air Force Base. SpaceX wasn't immediately available to provide furt...


Iceberg berserk tends to break away from Antarctica

Professor Luckman, commented, "If it doesn't go in the next few months, I'll be amazed". An icy thread measuring a mere 12 miles (20 kilometers) long is all t...


Sega registers website for Shenmue HD remaster

However, they also filed domains for both SheMnUeGame.com and ShenmueRemastered.com too. Perhaps the domain registrations mean Sega has overcome these challen...


Delaware-Sized Iceberg Clings to Shelf by 'a Thread'

The entire Larsen C ice shelf - one about twice the size of Hawaii - is not due to collapse, but this crack will cleave off about 10 percent of it . The sepa...


A glamorous premiere for 'XXX: Return of Xander Cage'

Deepika Padukone , along with Vin Diesel , hosted a premiere of her Hollywood debut in the foreign land and later went to attend a press conference with the en...


Nissan's next Leaf will drive autonomously on highways

It is evident that Nissan got the idea from NASA, where its Visual Environment for Remote Virtual Exploration (VERVE) software operates in a similar way, repo...


Problems With Alexa? Amazon Stresses It's Not At Fault

Using Ford's SYNC 3 infotainment system loaded with Amazon Alexa integration, occupants can do things like play and push playback of music and audiobooks. In ad...


BlackBerry: Keyboard Phone Not for Sale In India

And now, not introducing the BlackBerry Mercury smartphone is uncertain and do not know what plans does the company has in these two markets. TCL has not give...


Razer's Project Valerie is a concept gaming laptop with three screens

Creative professionals can look forward to 100 percent Adobe RGB colour accuracy and the greatest amount of screen real estate ever assembled in a single comput...


Federal Bureau of Investigation refutes DNC claims about not investigating servers

The intelligence agencies went on the defensive this week after Trump repeatedly expressed criticism that senior Russian officials were responsible for the ha...


Apple to Open First Retail Store in South Korea

Although Reuters couldn't confirm the location of the store, the Korean report in December stated that Apple would open it in the Garosugil Shopping Distric...


NASA to send two probes to explore Jupiter's Trojan asteroids

Psyche is the only known round metal body in the solar system. "NASA has a great history of launching observatories in the Astrophysics Explorers Program with n...


Intel's new PC can fit in your wallet

It's so small, it can't accommodate USB-C or other ports to power up or connect to displays. The idea is the Compute Card can easily be swapped in and out of ...


The First Spacewalk of 2017 is Giving the ISS a Power Upgrade

They were tasked with changing out several lithium-ion batteries that power the mammoth space station, but each pair of batteries is about the size of a refrige...


More automakers sign on to use Ford's SmartDeviceLink app platform

SmartDeviceLink was born out of Ford's own AppLink with the goal of creating a single, standardized open-source platform ripe for developers. SmartDeviceLink's ...


Ship Collision Causes Oil Spill in Malaysia

The collision off Pasir Gudang Port, Johor Malaysia resulted in around 300 tonnes of oil spillage from APL Denver. Jan 4 almost 300 tonnes of oil spilled into...


Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The stock, which fluctuated between $13.94 and $14.84 during the day, now situated -9.68% below its 52 week high. During the most recent trading session, CVS ...


MK Stalin takes over from M Karunanidhi as new DMK chief

Notably, DMK chief Karunanidhi did not attend the meeting. The general council on Wednesday, which was attended by almost 3,000 members, was previously schedu...


World of Warcraft's Diablo anniversary celebration comes with a secrete cow level

To reach the cow level, players should wait until the portal will be opened. Since the anniversary event is already live, some players already discovered wh...


AirBar Adds Touch Screen Capability To MacBooks For Under $100

The benefits of a touchscreen - especially a modded-on, imprecise touchscreen - are debatable, but if you've always wanted to pinch and zoom on a MacBook Air, t...


Windows 10 could be getting a Game Mode

This is a new addition to Xbox Wireless controllers from Microsoft. Apparently, Game Mode was introduced in Xbox One dev kits last Summer, and its implement...