Stories about Sci-tech

Jun 09 2017

Verizon to cut 2000 Jobs over Yahoo-AOL

Many of Yahoo's top brass, including CEO Marissa Mayer, are expected to leave. To be fair though, that is not the price the company initially agreed upon though as Veri...

Jun 07 2017

Apple Announces Smart Speaker, Device Upgrades, and iOS 11

But Apple is relatively "slow" as similar features have already been developed and adopted by local companies including Tencent with WeChat, Baidu and Xiaomi. Tapping ...

Jun 07 2017

Apple unveils 'HomePod' speaker, first new product in years

Unlike Google, Facebook and Amazon , Apple makes its money with hardware and to a lesser extent, services like iTunes, App Store and Apple Music . Apple are expe...

Jun 01 2017

Here's how Apple's Siri speaker could defeat Amazon Echo and Google Home

It'll also offer "virtual surround sound", Bloomberg said, which isn't available on Google Home or the Amazon Echo, and may improve the music-listening experience w...

May 30 2017

Manchester terror attack victims: Five children still critically ill

Authorities have so far arrested eight people in a series of raids in northern and central England. Ramadan Abedi told the Associated Press early Wednesday that h...

May 29 2017

Aid groups warn of chaos after Mosul civilians told to flee

General Shaban Nasiri, high-ranking commander of the IRGC, was killed during clashes with the IS in the area between Qairawan and Baaj on May 26. Mosul is Iraq's se...

May 27 2017

Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call

In Kerala, one of the most digitized states of India, half-a-dozen computers across two districts - Waynand and Patanamthitta - were affected. Europol, the EU's policin...

May 24 2017

Examples Of People Being Heroes In The Manchester Bombing

I want to hear my best friend's voice again and make sure her and her boyfriend are okay. DM me, they're open! Facebook has activated its safety check feature so people...

May 24 2017

QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) held by 103 SEC 13F Filers

Citigroup Inc, which manages about $110.97B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Allstate Corp (NYSE:ALL) by 386,597 shares to 560,797 shares, valued at $41.57 million i...

May 23 2017

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

Microsoft has released a security update on 14 March MS17-010 which can fix the glitch. But he also placed fault in national governments. Microsoft said the hack was ...

May 22 2017

Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers

On Thursday, French computer-security researcher Adrien Guinet found a way to unscramble the files without paying the $300 ransom. Victims of last weekend's massive wor...

May 21 2017

The blame game, ransomware edition: Who's at fault?

A loose-knit team of security researchers scattered across the globe said they had collaborated to develop a workaround to unlock the encryption key for files hit in the ...

May 16 2017

Watch the HTC U11 event livestream at 2am Eastern

Do you like the HTC U11 and its "edge sense" features? More likely, though, is that at 7am the company will release a promotional video for the new phone, which you wil...

May 16 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 said to have 6.3-inch 18.5:9 screen

The smartphone will run on Android 7.0 Nougat, an upgrade from the original version's Android 6.0.1 Lollipop. The Galaxy Note 8 may also be equipped with VR support, Styl...

May 16 2017

North Korea Claims To Test Missile That Can Carry Nuclear Warhead

North Korea previously launched a ballistic missile from Kusong in February. The country's leader, Kim Jong Un, supervised the launch of the Hwasong-12 missile that rea...

May 16 2017

Korea Missile Launch: 'Not Just Us Against Them Anymore'

The U.S. mainland and American military bases in the Pacific are within North Korea's "sighting range for strike", Kim continued. Monday's claim, if confirmed, would ma...

May 13 2017

Opera Rethinks the Web Browser

The latest update to the Opera browser is now live and users can get it by clicking the below download link. And for chatty folk who use more than one messenging pl...

May 06 2017

Motorola Reportedly Working on A New Tablet

Sources are saying that Motorola is now working on a new Android tablet that will feature the Productivity Mode from Lenovo's Yoga Book. We do know, per the leak, that it...

May 03 2017

Pak seeks 'actionable evidence' on charge of Indian soldiers' beheading

Mutilating the bodies of two soldiers was "a dastardly and inhuman" act that merited unequivocal response, the Indian Army told Pakistan in a strongly worded statement in...

Apr 28 2017

Yearly Earnings Report: Nintendo Switch And Zelda Sales Rising, Zelda Outselling Switch

This would put the console's sales right around the 13 million mark, which is what the Wii U's sales were for its entire lifetime. As far as the Nintendo 3DS goes, it s...