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Moose unharmed after falling into family's basement

Conservation officer Alex Head was hoping that was a once-in-career event that he would have to respond to", Idaho Fish and Game officials wrote . "The wind...


AMD confirms Ryzen and Vega launch windows

That means you don't get any security updates for Kaby Lake outside of Windows 10 nor do you get access to the 10-bit HEVC encoding goodness (the only real inno...


Dolphin with t-shirt deliberately wrapped around may die

A post on the Department of Parks and Wildlife, Western Australia's Facebook page , shows the mammal with clothing wrapped around its body, dangerously close t...


Rolls-Royce Retires Seventh Generation Phantom

An eighth-generation Phantom will be with us soon enough, although Rolls-Royce hasn't yet confirmed when that will happen. So to pay tribute to both this este...


Supermarket tests robot arm for packing your shopping

United Kingdom grocer developing robotic hand to handle fruits & veg without damageA United Kingdom online grocer Ocado has shown off a robotic arm they say has...


For Honor Open Beta Dates Announced

The other playable modes in the open beta are Dominion, Brawl and Duel. The focus is on multiplayer, but there is a single-player story mode, too. Before hopp...


Wonderful video footage of a new kind of 'gel' robot

Researchers at MIT have invented a new way to grab fishies out of the the water. The emerging field of soft robotics holds great potential for the medical w...


Moon and planets align Wednesday night

MacMillan Space Centre, told CTV Vancouver. Mars is now around 277 million kilometres from Earth and Venus is 80 million kilometres away. In what Astronomy ...


Reddit bans alt-right community

The social news website has banned two alt-right subreddits for posting personal and sensitive information which is known as doxing . "We anticipated Reddit...


Apple to add ARM processor to Mac computers

Gurman and King write Apple has been working on a chip code-named "T310" that "would handle some of the computer's low-power mode functionality", citing multi...


Apple, Google, Facebook and others draft letter seeking reconsideration on Trump's order

The protestors gathered outside Google's California offices together with the company's chief executive, Sundar Pichai and co-founder Sergey Brin. Ever since ...


Toronto Sharkwater filmmaker reported missing during dive in Florida

Rob Stewart, a Toronto native who also partly grew up in Florida at his family's Sanibel Island property, his dad said, is an experienced diver who was working ...


New Jersey Girl Scout Benefits From Cookie Review

McCourt delivered a scathing review of every cookie in an email to a family friend who ended up buying some boxes. "No kidding", laughed Mike Rowe, a TV host an...


Microsoft to feds: Please exempt our immigrant workers hit by travel ban

Just at Microsoft, Smith said there are 76 workers and their families being directly impacted by the travel restrictions. The U.S. technology industry respond...


Does Draft of Religious Freedom Executive Order Signal a Victory for Christians?

The order also seeks to ensure tax-exempt status for religious organizations even if they speak out on beliefs opposing gay marriage, extra-marital sex, abortio...


Sussex boffin leads team designing most powerful computer on Earth

Scientists from the University of Sussex have designed a blueprint for a modular quantum computer that could end up becoming more powerful than any other no...


Silicon Valley's opposition to Trump's travel ban completely misses the point

But while strongly-worded statements from executives addressed how a ban on immigrants and refugees from predominantly Muslim countries undercuts Silicon Valley...


Comcast starts Xfinity TV streaming service beta test with Roku users

And during the beta, the Roku device can't be used as a primary outlet due to "technical limitations", Comcast had said. It's where TV is heading - streaming,...


EXTRA: Vodafone Says India To Remain Challenging As It Holds Guidance

If it does go ahead with the merger in India, Vodafone said it would deconsolidate this business. The proposed merger between Idea Cellular and Vodafone Ind...


Microsoft joins Amazon in lawsuit over Trump's immigration ban

Gov. Jay Inslee (D) followed Ferguson to the podium, quoting the Constitution to justify his state's lawsuit. "The President's executive order is a threat to ...


Senate GOPers Suspend Rules To Approve EPA Nominee Without Dems

Senate rules require at least one member of each political party to be present for a committee to conduct business, and Democrats are deliberately boycotting se...


Scientists Have Developed a Flying Bat Robot

The bat, however, is a different story, an animal whose flight seemed perhaps too complicated to unlock. When it pushes downwards, the wing membranes catch a po...


BSF quashes reports of Tej Bahadur's arrest, says his VRS is cancelled

The BSF has stated - " Yadav was not under arrest and his voluntary retirement has been cancelled pending the COI (Court of Inquiry) and finalisation of its rec...


Iran put on 'notice' by Trump administration after missile test

This is the first missile test by Iran after Donald Trump assumed office of U.S. President, while it test-fired several ballistic missiles since the nuclear d...


Frogs get by with a little help from reversible saliva

The moment the prey is inside the frog's buccal cavity, the saliva suddenly turns thin and watery so that the prey can be detached and gobbled up by the frog....


Ocado UK tests robotic arm for grocery packing

The team has developed a robot arm called SoMa , standing for Soft Manipulation, which uses air pressure to control finger movements. Ocado is already highly...


First look at all-new BMW 5 Series Touring

We also see L-shaped rear lights that reach into the car's flanks to accentuate the body's width. The 520d gets a 187 horsepower 2.0 liter four-cylinder and the...


This word cloud proves how boring Super Bowl Opening Night really was

Tom Brady during a press session on January 30 in Houston . "It's going to be tough, but we're excited about the opportunity and we couldn't do it without yo...


Dual Canadian Citizens not Affected by US Travel Ban

Canada immediately did not allow people with citizenship from the seven countries banned to enter in the U.S.to board in major Canadian Airlines. The decisi...


US Stocks Close Lower After Wall Street's Worst Day of 2017

Investors will parse the Fed's statement, expected at 2:00 p.m. ET (1900 GMT), for any changes following a spate of strong economic data. Indeed, some economi...


SpaceX will offer a ridesharing flight for NASA and Iridium launch mission

Satellite operator Iridium announced today that five of its Iridium NEXT satellites will share a ride to space with two NASA satellites. This also adds redund...


'Sniper 4 Elite' Launches 101 Trailer, Showcases Latest Gameplays

Broken down into five dedicated sections-Campaign, Combat, Enemies, Weapons, and Multiplayer-each vignette explains what's required to succeed in Rebellion's ...


Top Dividend Stock Pick: Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST)

Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC raised its position in Host Hotels & Resorts by 64.6% in the second quarter. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. closed its last trad...


Google has Proof its Self-Driving Cars are Getting Better

Based on that metric, Tesla disclosed a rate of about 330 disengagements per thousand miles, although the company's vehicles traveled much fewer miles than Waym...


Stocks Review Report: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) , Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN)

It is the average based on 24 firms who have permitted ratings on the equity. With their stock price now trading around $75.42, the firm has proven a solid trac...