Sci-tech

Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win mathematics' Fields Medal, dies at 40

Her paper "Growth of the number of simple closed geodesics on hyperbolic surfaces", she investigated the growth rate of the number of simple closed geodesics, a...


Over 14 million Verizon customers' data exposed

NICE Systems is the known company that offers a wide range of solutions including telephone voice recording, data security, and surveillance. The security hole...


Man Arrested in Pipe Bomb Blast at Oklahoma Air Force Recruiting Center

On Sunday, a day before the explosion outside the office in Bixby, a suburb of Tulsa, he wrote ominously on Facebook: 'That government vehicle looks lovely se...


The iPhone forever changed the way I think about phones

In what would normally have been a year for a new design, the iPhone 7 instead was effectively an iPhone 6ss: new internals in more or less the same externa...


Microsoft issues Windows XP critical patches amid 'elevated risk' of cyberattacks

Microsoft has stated that some vulnerabilities posed elevated risks of "cyber attacks by government organisations". For more information about the remaining ...


Bruno Mars, nominated for 5 honors, to open BET Awards

EST on BET. Jones has had plenty of posts leading up to the awards show, including one where she appeared to be enjoying herself at a BET Award pre-party ...


Shuttler Srikanth in Australian Open final

His previous best was a semi-final appearance in 2016. Srikanth will now either play reigning Olympic champion or two-time World champion and All England cham...


Military plane suffers accident during practice for OH air show

There was a mishap upon landing at 12:20 p.m. The airport isn't just dealing with an emergency service situation, it also has inclement weather bogging down t...


Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime revealed in Brazil

And while Samsung's device was rumored to also have its fingerprint reader in the same position, this is reportedly no longer the case. The tablet is po...


Transformers: The Last Knight

It is product, created to sell toys, keep an IP chugging along, and allow Bay to play with a big budget. The action scenes look good, but considering there are ...


Severe weather in NYC region

The Storm Prediction Center is now anticipating a slight to enhanced risk of scattered nasty thunderstorms as depicted here in this chart. A cold front will b...


Secondary E-Ink Display Retains Presence on YotaPhone 2 Successor

The YotaPhone 2 was announced in the U.S but it's most likely that the YotaPhone 3 will not make it to the U.S, in fact, it is quite possible that the phon...


Nintendo Switch Online Details Announced

If you want a shorter term, a month will sell for $4 and a 3-month online subscription will go for $8. However, at some point before the end of next year, a...


Third gravitational wave detection gives hints on dark matter and black holes

For the third time, a telltale signal of two colliding black holes has been caught by the dual detectors of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observ...


Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

The commander in chief told followers that whenever they read "sources say" in articles "it is very possible that those sources don't exist but are made up ...


WhatsApp's newest feature will make it easier to prioritise important conversations

It will allow you to pin the most important conversations to the top of your and therefore make those conversations the first ones you see when you open the a...


Congress seeks Comey testimony as Russian Federation turmoil engulfs Trump

The fallout from both issues continues to consume Washington , with Democratic members of the House of Representatives saying they would try and force a vote t...


Rex's bone-shattering bite was much worse than its bark

The Palo Alto, California-based company said the prototype contains 160 terabytes of memory, capable of managing the information from every book in the U.S. T...


This Avril Lavigne conspiracy theory just won't die down

Vandella was reportedly recruited prior to pose as the Canadian singer for paparazzi, the theory continues. One thing cited in the conspiracy theory is th...


Overwatch gets art book and comics anthology, due in October

The links posted are for the American Amazon pages, with the standard edition costing $49.99 United States dollars (about £38.70), and the collector's editio...


Amazon gives voice-enabled speaker a screen, video calling

Amazon said Echo Show is equipped with eight microphones, beam forming technology, and noise cancellation. The Amazon Echo seemed like a freaky device wh...


Jilted Indian lover rapes, kills ex-girlfriend, police say

Police said the attackers mutilated her private parts after the rape and ran a vehicle over her face to prevent identification. A 10-year-old girl is now unde...


Gorka Izagirre climbs to victory in eighth stage of Giro d'Italia

That belonged to the stationary police bike that was not parked far enough off the road and clipped the Dutchman, sending him into the peloton. Team Sky's Tho...


Minecraft makes the Switch to Nintendo's latest console

As per the report from Fortune, Nintendo stated that it will declare new details and the initially playable demo of its profoundly expected game Super Mario O...


Equipment water leak stalls spacewalk by 2 US astronauts

The spacewalk officially began at 9:08 a.m. EDT. Station commander Peggy Whitson and rookie flier Jack Fischer began what was expected to be a 6-1/2-hour spac...


White House climate change meeting postponed

Trump is expected to make a decision soon, and news reports suggest the president will make good on his campaign pledge to withdraw from the Paris agreement. ...


Air Force's mysterious space plane lands, wakes up Florida

When the small craft's wheels touched down on the Shuttle Landing Facility runway just before 8 a.m., it marked the first time that a spacecraft landed at Ke...


Facebook to add 3000 to monitor flagged content

According to sources, this show, created by Conde Nest Entertainment, will have two participants go on a first date in VR before they actually meet in person. C...


Countdown: South Asia Satellite to be launched today

Modi said in an address to the nation post launch. Pakistan has opted out of the project. The total cost of launching the satellite is estimated to be ab...


Ryan Seacrest joins Kelly Ripa on 'Live'

Seacrest also brings his 20 million-plus followers on social media, and both hosts will help guide the show as executive producers. Megyn Kelly's upcoming mor...