Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 20 2018

Apple fixes Telugu bug that crashed devices

Worse, it could even reportedly crash the entire iOS SpringBoard software that runs the home screen. Upon restarting the devices, users will be unable to open the Mes...

Feb 17 2018

Microsoft Photos Companion app launched

The Photos Companion app uses Wi-Fi connectivity on your phone and PC to establish a connection to transfer and your devices need to be on the same Wi-Fi network. Micro...

Feb 15 2018

Sweden's Kalla takes Games' first gold, Bjoergen makes history

It was an 11th career medal for Bjoergen , breaking a three-way tie with Raisa Smetanina of Russian Federation and Stefania Belmondo of Italy. The Minnesotan crossed the...

Feb 15 2018

Google Pixel yearly sales double to 3.9 million in 2017

Google has shipped 3.9 million units of its Pixel devices as of 2017, according to IDC's Francisco Jeronimo . As hinted above, Google could have more success in ...

Feb 15 2018

Creeping On Instagram May Get A Lot Harder

Some Instagram users took to Twitter to report that they are now able to see who has been snapping screenshots of their stories. The feature was clearly inspired by ...

Feb 12 2018

Justin Timberlake Surprises Selfie Kid With Call on Ellen DeGeneres Show

The 13-year-old was seen at the end of Justin Timberlake's performance fitting with his phone to get the flawless selfie. "Oh my God, I can't believe this", Ryan sai...

Feb 10 2018

Microsoft ditches passwords in latest build of Windows 10 S

Today, a new leak from Microsoft enthusiast WalkingCat shows off what seems to be the invite for Build 2018. Within this dialogue you can manage the graphics performanc...

Feb 09 2018

Destiny 2 and Call of Duty: WWII drives earnings for Activision Blizzard

After the giving short look at one day return of Activision Blizzard, Inc .it is observed that ATVI reported up return of 2.53% in last trading session. Lpl Financial ...

Feb 09 2018

Google's hardware team absorbs Nest in order to compete with Amazon

He was also quoted in an interview with CNET where he said, "All of Google's investments in machine learning and AI, they can very clearly benefit Nest products". A u...

Feb 07 2018

Snap Inc.'s Share Price Soars After Revenue Beats Expectations

In the previous quarter, Snap has taken a write-down from poor performance of the Spectacles video sunglasses, and it announced a re-design of the app that would make i...

Feb 07 2018

Prosecutors: Brockton mom fatally stabbed children in 'ritual' killing

Latarsha Sanders, 43, told police she attacked her 8-year-old son, Edson "Marlon" Brito, with a kitchen knife as part of a ritual but failed, so she attacked her 5-year-o...

Feb 07 2018

Cisco, Apple, Others Team on Cyber Risk Management, Insurance

By 2022, the global cyber insurance market is expected to reach $14 billion, with the most growth taking place in North America, according to Allied Market Research . ...

Feb 04 2018

Apple's iPhones Help Company Beat Samsung In Global Smartphone Shipments

The trend was very visible in developed markets such as China and the United States, where consumers did not rush to upgrade their devices to the newer generation of hi...

Feb 02 2018

Samsung branches out into cryptocurrency mining

Samsung is keen to capitalise on the cryptocurrency boom. A company spokesperson also confirmed that it is working on hardware designed for cryptocurrency mining i...

Feb 01 2018

Top secret Australian documents found at secondhand shop

The documents reported this week were said to delve into the workings of five previous governments over the last decade. The Cabinet Files , as the documents have been...

Jan 25 2018

Apple HomePod not coming to South Africa in launch wave

First announced at WWDC previous year, the HomePod is Apple's first stab at the Amazon and Google-dominated smart speaker market. Compared with Amazon's Ech...

Jan 19 2018

IMessage Contains A Bug That Can Freeze iOS Devices

The flaw can freeze a device and, on occasion, cause it to restart. But given that it patches the ChaiOS message bug , therefore it's likely that the "fixing" horizon ex...

Jan 14 2018

Nvidia says its GPU hardware is 'immune' to Meltdown and Spectre flaws

The company was previously advising its bigger customers of the recommendation to delay installation "quietly". Google's own fix for Variant 2 of the Spectre CPU atta...

Jan 10 2018

Razer's Project Linda concept turns its Android phone into a laptop

Making its debut through the event this week, the company has brought forward a brand-new concept laptop called Project Linda . So, when you insert the phone into the pl...

Jan 06 2018

Intel chief sold shares after company told of bugs

The sale left the Intel chief with the minimum shares of the company's stock - 250,000 - that he has to be in possession under his employment contract. According to Bu...