Stories about Sci-tech

Nov 28 2017

The Substitute Phone to help smartphone addicts cope through withdrawal

The designer told Deezen he was inspired to create the Substitute Phone after watching a documentary on Italian writer and philosopher Umberto Eco, who swapped his sm...

Nov 28 2017

Amazon introduces new solution for building AR, VR and 3D applications

Developers can choose from Amazon Sumerian's library of pre-built objects, download and import objects from third-party asset stores such as Sketchfab or Turbosquid, ...

Nov 25 2017

Google Pixel and Pixel 2 now offer more personalized battery estimates

Despite garnering negative points for its initial niggles the Google Pixel 2 does score some brownie points when it comes to the camera benchmarks. If the five percent ...

Nov 23 2017

A Chinese tech company has become more valuable than Facebook

The company is now closing in on the biggest businesses in the world including Facebook and Amazon . Since then, it has rallied 11,251 per cent. Tencent's stock this y...

Nov 16 2017

Small retailers looking to get in on Black Friday 2017

Target recently revealed all its deals for the yearly event-which actually starts on Thursday at 6 PM in most states-and if you're in the market to upgrade your televisi...

Nov 04 2017

Broadcom is mulling $100B bid to buy chip giant Qualcomm

Broadcom Ltd .is exploring a deal to acquire Qualcomm Inc ., according to people familiar with the matter, in what could be the biggest ever takeover of a chip maker. Qu...

Oct 27 2017

Taco Bell is giving away free Doritos Locos Tacos

So on Wednesday, Nov. 1, participating Taco Bells throughout the USA will give each customer one Doritos Locos Taco between 2 and 6 p.m. One of those reasons was not Amer...

Oct 24 2017

Film industry backs Vijay's 'Mersal' over GST row

For instance, a character is seen delivering a monologue in which he attacks the government's failure to provide free public welfare, despite the introduction of GST. How...

Oct 20 2017

Toronto stock market lower as Dow Jones cruises past 23000 record

Petersburg, Florida. "It's clear what stocks have celebrated this year, and that is the global growth rebound and hopes for United States tax cuts, along with a year of...

Oct 18 2017

Why your Wi-Fi network is probably vulnerable to a hacker

Any and all devices using a Wi-Fi connection are vulnerable to an attack by hackers, security researchers have revealed. Microsoft, which publishes first update on op...

Oct 12 2017

2018 iPad Pro May Get iPhone X's Coolest Feature

Kuo, one of the foremost authorities on Apple predictions, suggests that the new cameras and Face ID will make for a more consistent user experience between users of the ...

Oct 10 2017

Jaguars threw an National Football League season-low 14 passes on Sunday

Then the Jaguars let their league-best pass defense get to work... The rookie running back had himself a day for Jacksonville and finds himself No. Like Criag's fam...

Oct 06 2017

Google Assistant has a male voice, here are the details

Well, Google did what Google does - that is AI magic, if you were wondering - and has now brought Voice Match to the Google Home . With Broadcasts, you can send a messag...

Sep 22 2017

IPhone users excited for iOS 11 launch

These apps include some Disney products, games such as Enemy Within and Flappy Bird , and even financial service apps from the like of American Express. So far things ar...

Sep 22 2017

Facebook to overhaul political ads, share some with US Congress

In addition to the 470 accounts that appeared to be run from Russia, Stamos said its investigators also discovered an additional $50,000 in spending via 2,200 ads that "m...

Sep 20 2017

Following Equifax Breach, AG Sends Data Security Inquiries to Experian, TransUnion

Equifax has since been hit with at least 30 lawsuits and is being investigated by multiple states, US Congress and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Equifax shares hav...

Sep 12 2017

Mercedes-AMG Project One rear design unveiled

The Project ONE is everything you'd want from a ludicrous vehicle that sounds like a concept, but will actually be produced and sold. Only 275 units will be ever built,...

Sep 10 2017

10 iPhone 8 rumors that are sure bets

Another reason behind the delay is said to be Apple's insistence on separating the display and touch panel instead of having them integrated like Samsung does. The en...

Sep 08 2017

Next flagship to be unveiled at Apple's September event

According to a report on a German site Macerkopf says the iPhone 8 will become available for pre-order on September 15, which is the next Friday after the public u...

Sep 05 2017

Rajiv Pratap Rudy resigns from Union Cabinet, others speculated to follow

In a late-night development, water resources minister Uma Bharti also resigned from the Cabinet on Thursday. Finance minister Arun Jaitley and science and technology ...