Cortana Assistant Implemented for Autonomous Cars

The goal was to connect vehicles to Microsoft cloud services, like Office 365 and Azure, rather than continuing to try to get Windows itself inside cars via " Windows Automotive " or some other embedded Windows variant. Today at CES, Renault-Nissan r... More..

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Huge Antarctic iceberg poised to break away
by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Huge Antarctic iceberg poised to break away

The splitting off the iceberg in itself would not make any difference to sea levels since ice shelves like Larsen C are already floating on the sea. Luckman says the break-off is "inevitable" and that the are...More..

NASA Announces New Space Mission To Study Black Holes
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

NASA Announces New Space Mission To Study Black Holes

At such high temperatures, the X-rays produced by these gases become polarized, meaning they vibrate in a particular direction. "We can not directly image what is going on near objects like black holes and ne...More..

No Pause in Ocean Warming
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

No Pause in Ocean Warming

In the 1950s, a new method was applied: ship's automatically measured water piped through the engine room, although that water was typically warm. The problem in earlier studies appears to have come from the ...More..

Mobile ONE will simplify your bill by including taxes and fees
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Mobile ONE will simplify your bill by including taxes and fees

The One plan is a good fit for most people, although if you're a heavy user of your mobile hotspot or high-definition video, it will cost you more. T-Mobile (NASDAQ:TMUS) knows how to put on a show. "The In...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

GoM platform fire out

The Coast Guard says it is investigating the incident, and there is no word yet on what company owns the platform in question. An HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew from Mobile, AL, responded. There are now no injurie...More..

Fed getting anxious about inflation, Trump spending
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Fed getting anxious about inflation, Trump spending

The risk, however, is that the Fed tries to downplay the increases in interest rate forecasts, or the so-called dot-plot, by emphasizing the fact it only took a few forecast changes to tip the scale, said BMO C...More..

by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Earnings, with 22 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.44. Hewlett Packard Enterpr...More..

Eurozone inflation climbs to three-year high
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Eurozone inflation climbs to three-year high

A barrel of Brent crude oil - the North Sea benchmark - now costs over $55 per barrel, up from November lows of $44 per barrel. This was above a predicted rate of 1% - this is the first time that the bloc's i...More..

BMW to place 40 self-drive cars on United States and European roads
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

BMW to place 40 self-drive cars on United States and European roads

The self-driving tech kits to be used on these cars were engineered by the three companies to have a "scalable architecture", which will allow the tech to easily be fitted to cars from other manufacturers. As m...More..

Rosie O'Donnell hits out again at 'mentally unstable' Trump
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Rosie O'Donnell hits out again at 'mentally unstable' Trump

Less than a week after Charlie Sheen pleaded with God to take The Donald, Rosie O'Donnell threw out a vile request on Twitter. "Less than three weeks to stop him". In response, Trump began a "vicious" mass medi...More..

by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Lenovo launches a Legion of mid-range gaming laptops

PC gaming has arguably never been bigger than it is right now, with various storefronts offering broad swathes of new releases, classic titles at bargain prices, and the continuing evolution of virtual reality....More..

Tesla Motors New Autopilot Update has a
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Tesla Motors New Autopilot Update has a "Stop" Sign

The reason for not having these features is that the newer versions are being shipped with a new software and hardware, which in the long run will be updated to full autonomous instead of the semi-autonomous on...More..

Samsung to provide 5.8-inch AMOLED displays for the next iPhone models
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Samsung to provide 5.8-inch AMOLED displays for the next iPhone models

As reported by the official supplier data collected by Nikkei , Apple will decrease the production of iPhone by 10 percent in early 2017, that is for the month of January to March. Therefore, the two other i...More..

by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

SpaceX Wants To Return To Orbit 4 Months After Explosion

The accident that took place at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on September 1, 2016, was quite a shock for SpaceX representatives. The explosion destroyed a $62 million rocket and a $200 million sa...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Draft deal agreed on DR Congo crisis: Mediators, govt

Election experts, however, question the feasibility of organising presidential, legislative and provincial assembly elections together by the end of 2017. can deprive (the people) of its right to express its op...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak "seriously considering" retirement

If Kubiak does step down, it could open up one of the most desirable coaching situations in the NFL. Since Kubiak joined the Broncos he has posted a 20-11 record and the team also won Super Bowl 50. Raiders s...More..

Edmonton Man Punches Cougar to Protect Dog in Tim Hortons Parking Lot
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Edmonton Man Punches Cougar to Protect Dog in Tim Hortons Parking Lot

Gibb's brother and friend managed to get Sasha under control, and the cougar was gone. "I was still throwing punches toward the cougar". Gibb said he was angry and ready to fight. But they weren't out of tr...More..

Honda recalling more than 640K Odyssey vehicles for seat locking issues
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Honda recalling more than 640K Odyssey vehicles for seat locking issues

It is also worth noting that the Odyssey minivan has been subjected to three other recalls based on the NHTSA record. The announcement was posted on the website of the National Highway Traffic Safety Admini...More..

Scientists Plan to Say Hello to Aliens
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Scientists Plan to Say Hello to Aliens

Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence (METI) a non-profit organisation in San Francisco CA, United State, is ready to say "Hello" to aliens. After scanning the skies for distant signs of intelligent alien l...More..

Samsung Robotic Vacuum Integrates with Amazon Echo:
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Samsung Robotic Vacuum Integrates with Amazon Echo: "Alexa, Suck".

Samsung has been making robot vacuum cleaners for a while now, and while they haven't quite gotten to the level of popularity as iRobot's Roomba line has, it seems that enough people buy them for Samsung to kee...More..

Apple plans to manufacture iPhones in Bengaluru from April
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Apple plans to manufacture iPhones in Bengaluru from April

The sources told TOI that Apple is quite serious about starting the assembly operations. "By no means is this doomsday for Apple in this category and 2017 marks the tenth year of iPhone, so it is hard t...More..

To Be A Second Longer Because Of The Ocean Waves
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

To Be A Second Longer Because Of The Ocean Waves

In July 2012, a leap second had wreaked havoc on websites sites like Reddit, Netflix and Instagram. The researchers update that there will be an extra second going to indulge in 2016. The last time a time a...More..

State parks to offer free admission New Year's Day
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

State parks to offer free admission New Year's Day

Lake Colorado City State Park is getting ready to jump into 2017 on the right foot. Pinson Mounds State Archaeological Park (near Pinson), 9-11 a.m. Every Jan. 1st, America's State Parks offer free and guided...More..

by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Comet Could Light Up New Jersey Sky On New Year's Eve

Stargazing and astronomy enthusiasts have another reason to get excited for New Year's Eve - a comet that will be visible right next to the moon to anyone looking west. It returns to the inner solar system abou...More..

Has Adele secretly MARRIED fiancé Simon Konecki?
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Has Adele secretly MARRIED fiancé Simon Konecki?

Shortly after Christmas, the "Hello" singer stepped out dressed in all-black rocking the band-style ring for the very first time, which led fans to believe that maybe she and Simon Konecki had finally tied th...More..

Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor unveiled ahead of CES
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor unveiled ahead of CES

As mentioned in the intro, Samsung is selling the CH711 in both 27- and 31.5-inch diagonals. There are some pretty interesting specifications, that should appeal to prospective buyers, and, quite likely, a pret...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Google and Facebook top the charts for most popular applications

In fact, Facebook scored several spots on the top 10 chart, thanks to its affiliates such as the Facebook Messenger and Instagram. It attracted almost 130 million average unique users per month in 2016, a 28 ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Aadhaar Payment app is here

Consumers need to download the Aadhaar Payment app on their smartphones on their smartphones. In rural and semi-urban areas, where customers need "assisted digital" banking formats, IDFC Bank's Aadhaar Merc...More..

BlackBerry Mercury with 4.5-inch screen, physical keyboard leaked
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

BlackBerry Mercury with 4.5-inch screen, physical keyboard leaked

A lot of fans love this physical keyboard because it makes things so much easier when it comes to typing, and it allows to you have a better interaction and ability to communicate with others. As far as interna...More..

Carrie Fisher reportedly in critical condition after 'cardiac episode' on flight
by | Monday, December 26, 2016

Carrie Fisher reportedly in critical condition after 'cardiac episode' on flight

Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott told TheWrap that "at 12:11 p.m., the LAFD responded to LAX International Airport gate 74 for a patient on an inbound flight on cardiac arrest". Other passenge...More..

Uber relocating self-driving cars to Arizona after legal battles in California
by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Uber relocating self-driving cars to Arizona after legal battles in California

San Francisco was supposed to be Uber's second testing ground for its self-driving cars. However the vehicles came in for major criticism after several incidents were shared on social media showing Uber's car...More..

by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

An Iron Hell River Is Flowing Beneath The Earth

Also, the Jet Stream is similar to the jet stream present in our atmosphere but at 3,000 km below the surface of the earth. The accurate measurements by Swarm satellites allow the different sources of magne...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Family of Ankara gunman released by Turkish police

In a statement the Russian Foreign Affairs ministry expressed their condolences to Mr Polshikov's family but said his death was not related to his work. The gunman apparently used his police ID to bypass secu...More..

Donald Trump taps Kellyanne Conway as counselor to president
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Donald Trump taps Kellyanne Conway as counselor to president

Donald Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway is headed to the White House , where she'll serve as counselor to the president . Before she started working for top Republicans including Trump, Sen. At t...More..

Russian Android malware tracked Ukrainian military
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Russian Android malware tracked Ukrainian military

So far, at least three governments have accused Russian Federation of deploying cyber attacks, with the United Kingdom calling it "increasingly aggressive" in cyberspace and the U.S. By leveraging a mobile appl...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

Dead orca found off Sechelt, pulled ashore for autopsy

The death is the fifth this year in the group of endangered whales. It's unknown which of the three pods of killer whales that travel near the B.C. coast the orca belonged to. The population now totals 79 ani...More..

by | Friday, December 23, 2016

USA woman arrested after reporting neighbour choking her son

The video begins with Craig explaining to the officer that her children told her that a man in her Fort Worth neighborhood grabbed her son by the neck after the child refused to pick up litter. "He didn't have ...More..

USTR re-lists Alibaba's Taobao as notorious market
by | Friday, December 23, 2016

USTR re-lists Alibaba's Taobao as notorious market

In the most recent report just released, the USTR says that attempts made to report rights infringement to Alibaba have been consistently refused and requests for taking off items from the site are often denied...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

HUD: $11.5M For Hawaii Homeless

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is awarding more than $69.4 million to support 277 homeless housing and service programs in MA. "We're moving in the right direction to see more federal dollars...More..

Less than 25 per cent of BlackBerry's revenue now mobile-related: CEO
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Less than 25 per cent of BlackBerry's revenue now mobile-related: CEO

Death by Driverless Car - Who's at fault? BlackBerry QNX has been supplying embedded software to the automotive industry for over 10 years and can be found in more than 60 million vehicles today, the compan...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg shows off robot butler 'Jarvis'

Zuckerberg goes deep into the details of his Jarvis challenge, so if you have Iron Man aspirations of your own, we suggest checking out his full blog post . The year-long project was part of an effort to learn...More..

Glen Hansard Is Having A Sing-Along Outside Apollo House
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Glen Hansard Is Having A Sing-Along Outside Apollo House

Hundreds of people gathered outside the building on Tuesday for a special musical performance highlighting the homeless crisis. "This is people power in action". Today, Anti Austerity Alliance city councillor...More..

by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Watch killer whales eat a shark alive

Shortly after Monterey Bay Whale Watch took about a dozen hopeful whale-watchers out to sea last Tuesday, the group received a call from another boat. This subspecies grows up to ten feet long. And it was big...More..

Three injured in a shooting in Zurich
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Three injured in a shooting in Zurich

Swiss media said the suspected assailant had fled the scene. He was wearing dark clothing and a dark wool cap, they said. A manhunt is under way in Zurich, Switzerland's biggest city, after a suspect shot p...More..

Photos show gunman shooting, killing Russian ambassador in Turkey
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Photos show gunman shooting, killing Russian ambassador in Turkey

According to footage of the attack translated by Shaheryar Mirza , the attacker also yelled, "Don't forget Aleppo, don't forget Syria!". Only death can get me out of here. The attack comes a day after protests...More..

Powerful quake hits off Papua New Guinea; no damage reported
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Powerful quake hits off Papua New Guinea; no damage reported

The natural disaster has resulted in New Zealand being put back on red alert for another possible Tsunami. Australia's Bureau of Meteorology had said there was no threat to its coastlines. Deeper earthquakes ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Prehistoric Ghost Shark Older Than Dinosaurs Filmed Alive for the First Time

Doubling the dumbness of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute team's fortune was the fact they were not searching for the specimen, which is normally inhabits waters around Australian and New Zealand....More..

Planet-Eating New 'Death Star' Could Tell History Of Planetary Systems
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Planet-Eating New 'Death Star' Could Tell History Of Planetary Systems

The star also boasts larger-than-expected amounts of heat-resistant metals abundant on rocky planets. "It does not mean that the sun will "eat" the Earth any time soon", Jacob Bean, co-author of an Astronomy ...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

China protests Dalai Lama meeting with Indian president

For several months, China has kept asking the Indian government to drop plans to invite the Dalai Lama to a function scheduled for next spring in Tawang, considered by China as disputed territory. The face-of...More..