Half of Android devices are still not getting security patches

Over the last 12 months, these security updates have been released for devices running Android version 4.4.4-KitKat-and above, which is approximately 86.3% of all active Android devices. Major Android smartphone companies have come a long way with se... More..

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by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Deadly Midtown Stabbing Attack Was Racially Motivated, Police Say

Monday night at about 11:30 p.m., when Jackson was wandering near Ninth Avenue and West 36th Street, police said he encountered Timothy Caughman, an African American man, and attacked him. He later told police ...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

High Court boosts rights of learning-disabled students

School districts must provide students with disabilities more than a "merely more than de minimis " education, according to the opinion. NPR reports that the subject in this case was a student with aut...More..

Bird flu outbreak nation's worst since 2015
by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Bird flu outbreak nation's worst since 2015

The farm was placed under quarantine and the birds were killed. The order prohibits: all poultry exhibitions, sales at regional and county fairs, festivals, swap meets, live bird markets, flea markets and aucti...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Trump transition communications may have been improperly shared, House intel chair says

Nunes, R-Calif., told reporters that Trump was one of various members of the Trump team whose communications probably were intercepted through "incidental collection", or surveillance of the communications of...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

Landlords are now looking at splitting up Target locations for multiple retailers, rather than replacing Target with just one merchant, although chopping up the space for multiple players can be costlier, said ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Trump Signs Bill Securing NASA Funding, Plans to Reach Mars

The space agency has long monitored its astronauts for health problems after their time in space was over - that's how we know about visual impairment intracranial pressure syndrome, eye damage caused by microg...More..

Intel and Micron's New High-Speed Memory Represents a Huge Opportunity
by | Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Intel and Micron's New High-Speed Memory Represents a Huge Opportunity

Intel expects 3D XPoint to account for 10% of the memory division's revenue in 2017, "ramping much more into 2018", Intel Chief Executive Brian Krzanich told investors in January. So what does Intel's new ...More..

Galaxy S8 may feature facial recognition for mobile payments
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Galaxy S8 may feature facial recognition for mobile payments

Well of course this will surely be the first Samsung device which will have this this features . It's unclear at this point whether Apple will also use iris scanners for Apple Pay purposes, but a number of...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Ranieri who? Leicester set Premier League scoring record under Shakespeare

The defending champions have finally been playing like it in recent weeks, coming into the clash with consecutive wins over Liverpool and Hull City, and it took just five minutes for Craig Shakespeare's men to ...More..

Cruise Ship Devastates Unique Coral Reef
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Cruise Ship Devastates Unique Coral Reef

A scuba diver's video showed the anchor chain "draped across the entire reef, constantly moving back and forth across the reef and causing a lot of damage as it did that". The Indonesian government says it wil...More..

by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

IPhone 8 might miss out on curved screen after all

About 26% of those planning to purchase the iPhone 8 were interested in augmented reality . He writes "the fire at ST Micro's fab in Crolles, France does not affect the CMOS sensor capacity for the iPhone...More..

BBC America releases new 'Doctor Who' Season 10 trailer
by | Wednesday, March 15, 2017

BBC America releases new 'Doctor Who' Season 10 trailer

Matt Smith's 11th Doctor and his companions Amy (Karen Gillan) and Rory (Arthur Darvill) went up against a planet of mentally ill Daleks, all the while risking being turned into Dalek puppets themselves by a na...More..

Iraqi Forces Advance Deeper In Mosul, Commander Says
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Iraqi Forces Advance Deeper In Mosul, Commander Says

However, fight is expected to become tougher in the area due to narrow alleyways through which armoured vehicles can not pass. The commandos of the Counter-Terrorism Service (CTS) continued their advance inside...More..

Travelling to Mars may increase leukaemia risk in humans
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Travelling to Mars may increase leukaemia risk in humans

But one of the real reservations scientists now hold about travel to the Red Planet is what kind of impact deep-space radiation might have on the human body. As part of the ongoing study, the researchers are te...More..

White House: Trump Unaware Flynn Was a Foreign Agent
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

White House: Trump Unaware Flynn Was a Foreign Agent

Paperwork that was filed on March 7 with the Justice Department's Foreign Agent Registration Unit stated that Flynn and his firm were voluntarily registering for lobbying from August to November that "co...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

Hillary Clinton Debuts New Bob Haircut With Bangs On International Women's Day

Under her red blazer, she also sported a blouse that had a very colorful, bold print representing the importance of diversity and inclusivity. Biological anthropologist Helen Fisher told USA Today that men m...More..

by | Friday, March 10, 2017

European Union leaders voted to reappoint Donald Tusk despite stark Polish opposition

Critics said Mrs May risked alienating Poland, a major Brexit ally, if she did not support their candidate Jacek Saryusz-Wolsk. European Council President Donald Tusk (R) speaks with Luxembourg's Prime Mini...More..

NASA proposes artificial magnetic field to make Mars a second home
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

NASA proposes artificial magnetic field to make Mars a second home

But it might not have been always so. If this happened, the carbon in the atmosphere would help to trap heat like it does on Earth, triggering a greenhouse effect that could melt Mars's water ice, giving the ...More..

Live Polling begins in 40 UP Assembly seats in phase 7
by | Thursday, March 09, 2017

Live Polling begins in 40 UP Assembly seats in phase 7

While the SP is contesting 31 seats, its ally the Congress is in race for the remaining seats. To win 202 or 50 per cent seats this year, a party will need to get 35 per cent of the vote share. The high-decib...More..

Check out Blue Origin's New Glenn rocket's takeoff and landing sequence
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Check out Blue Origin's New Glenn rocket's takeoff and landing sequence

One New Shepard craft has made five successful uncrewed test flights to space and back from the West Texas launch site. The New Glenn reusable rocket will be 23 feet in diameter and as high as 313 feet and wi...More..

New NOAA satellite imaging allows unprecedented tracking of lightning strikes
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

New NOAA satellite imaging allows unprecedented tracking of lightning strikes

Now we're getting to see the best lightning data a satellite instrument has ever produced. Knowing exactly where and when lightning strikes the Earth will help pinpoint the location of severe weather with gre...More..

Hotmail, Outlook and Skype down as Microsoft suffers 'authentication outage'
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Hotmail, Outlook and Skype down as Microsoft suffers 'authentication outage'

EST. "We are investigating this issue". Most could not log in to their accounts to access email, contacts, calls or account information. Outlook.com appears to have been hit the hardest, with almost 6,000 peo...More..

Why giant pandas are black and white
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Why giant pandas are black and white

Aside from turning grown-ups into cooing blubbering mushes, what objective do those cartoon-animal black and white patches serve? Tim Caro, the lead author of the study and a professor in the UC Davis Departm...More..

Fillon vows to stay in French race amid defections
by | Sunday, March 05, 2017

Fillon vows to stay in French race amid defections

The legislature voted by a broad majority in Brussels on Thursday to clear the way for the possible prosecution of Le Pen over her tweets of gruesome images of violence by Islamic State extremists. Macron sai...More..

Yelp Adds Feature To Search For Trans-Friendly Restrooms
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Yelp Adds Feature To Search For Trans-Friendly Restrooms

The new updates will roll out over the next few weeks, as business owners begin updating their pages to indicate they have gender neutral bathrooms. " What constitutes a gender neutral restroom, you ask?" Se...More..

Mercedes-Benz Recalling 1 Million Cars Due to Fire Risk
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Mercedes-Benz Recalling 1 Million Cars Due to Fire Risk

In documents filed to the U.S. government, it was revealed that repeated attempts to start a vehicle which won't turn over could cause a current limiter in the starter motor to overheat and melt other parts. Ow...More..

Microsoft Announces Xbox Game Pass Subscription Service
by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Microsoft Announces Xbox Game Pass Subscription Service

Wanting to strike a balance between presenting a new console and games sounds like a great plan to me. So far Microsoft hasn't revealed what games will be on the service, though the announcement did specifica...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Antarctica Hits a Record High Temperature at 63.5 Degrees

To show just how warm that is, the continent's weather was the same as the temperature in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday, March 1, The Week found . The U.N weather agency has confirmed that in 2015 an Argentine ...More..

Samsung Galaxy S8 Press Photo Leaked
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Press Photo Leaked

Although the S8 and S8+ won't arrive for a weeks Samsung has lifted the lid on some other new devices. The S8, which is pegged for release in March or April 2017, would also ditch the physical home button. ...More..

New find could be oldest evidence of life ever discovered ars_ab.settitle(1050961)
by | Thursday, March 02, 2017

New find could be oldest evidence of life ever discovered ars_ab.settitle(1050961)

Scientists say they came from ancient microbes that formed near warm-water vents on the ocean floor. And if life could have popped up on Earth so early in its history, it's possible it did on other young planet...More..

by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

German police raid 24 properties linked to Berlin market attack

The praying rooms were reportedly the meeting places for Islamist extremists. The organization is suspected of being a meeting point for radical Islamists, prosecutors said. The Tunisian Anis Amri killed 12 peo...More..

YouTube TV Unveiled With ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

YouTube TV Unveiled With ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC

Subscribers will be able to watch all of the original programming on the YouTube Red subscription service. The new service will allow subscribers in USA markets to get access on any connected device to networ...More..

Sony Xperia XZ Premium officially unveiled
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Sony Xperia XZ Premium officially unveiled

Although the list of world-first features are a-plenty on the Xperia XZ Premium, the handset's success will depend partly on its price , which Sony has yet to reveal. A 2900mAh Battery with Qnovo's Adap...More..

Philippine Abu Sayyaf jihadists behead German hostage in video
by | Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Philippine Abu Sayyaf jihadists behead German hostage in video

An approximately $600,000 ransom was set for Kantner's release, and it expired on Sunday. "Up to the last moment, many sectors... exhausted all efforts to save his life". They have frequently killed hostages ...More..