Two trillion galaxies in 'observable' Universe

We also show how these results solve the question of why the sky at night is dark, otherwise known as Olbers' paradox . In one pocket of the early universe, when the cosmos was just a few billion years old, researchers found ten times the number... More..

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BMW's Future Self-balancing Motorcycle Eliminates Need For Helmet
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

BMW's Future Self-balancing Motorcycle Eliminates Need For Helmet

The Vision Next 100 will connect the rider, the machine, and the outside world together by means of a helmet visor that incorporates a digital heads up display. First up is the extra-ordinary frame, which is ...More..

Giant PlayStation VR Headset Erected in London
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Giant PlayStation VR Headset Erected in London

SuperData believes that Sony will benefit heavily from the 44 million install base of PlayStation 4 units, and the convenient "plug and play" set-up of the PlayStation VR - a big difference from the complic...More..

'Planet Earth' Sequel Set To Amaze, Just Like The First
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

'Planet Earth' Sequel Set To Amaze, Just Like The First

Planet Earth II will air on BBC One, a time and date is yet to be confirmed. Apparently shot entirely in 4K , six one-hour episodes will show cities, grasslands, deserts and jungles across the blue planet...More..

Suspect accused of shooting BC Mountie located
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

Suspect accused of shooting BC Mountie located

He is described as an Aboriginal male, 5-foot-six-inches tall, 209 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. "During this incident an RCMP officer was injured with what is believed to be non-life threatening injur...More..

by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

NBA, NFL Players Respond To Donald Trump's 'Locker Room Talk' Comment

In his explanation for the 2005 conversation, Trump dismissed the comments as "locker room talk" and said they were inappropriate, but just words. But viewers of the Facebook Live saw something other than...More..

by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Feds to launch contempt case against Arpaio

Lawyers from the Justice Department's Public Integrity Section in Washington, D.C. are now deciding whether to prosecute. Department of Justice attorney John Keller said in federal court Tuesday that the DOJ ...More..

Matthew Devastates Florida Sands Key to Protection, Tourism
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Matthew Devastates Florida Sands Key to Protection, Tourism

Three-quarters of St. Johns County - home to St. Augustine - is without power. "The water came in the house 16 feet high, and I was nine feet out of the canal, so the total water rise in Louisiana was insane"...More..

Kings uniforms will feature sponsor patch
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Kings uniforms will feature sponsor patch

Kings President Chris Granger commented on the burgeoning relationship between the team and Blue Diamond. Though the logo will not appear on the team's uniforms during the upcoming season, Blue Diamond will b...More..

Global finance leaders contending with anti-trade backlash
by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Global finance leaders contending with anti-trade backlash

In her opening speech to the delegates, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said it would be a mistake to roll back decades-long efforts to lower trade barriers but more must be done to help those have been...More..

by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Woods to withdraw from Safeway Open in California

I was going to Safeway, I had every intention of playing, or I wouldn't have committed. The organizers have received requests for 106 media credentials, compared to just 45 past year. Tournament host Johnny Mil...More..

by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Cleveland Indians play Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of ALDS

After what every baseball fan thought would be a hard fought renewed rivalry series, Toronto wasted no time in eliminating the Rangers in 1-2-3 fashion. The game was originally scheduled for Sunday but was post...More..

Drake shatters American Music Awards nominations record
by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Drake shatters American Music Awards nominations record

Iglesias, who raked in five Latin American Music Awards last week, is nominated for favorite Latin artist alongside Nicky Jam and J Balvin. The ladies of Fifth Harmony also added a nomination to their nam...More..

by | Monday, October 10, 2016

Second hurricane, Nicole, forms south of Bermuda: US monitor

Listen closely to instructions from local officials. Hurricane Warning: An announcement that hurricane conditions are expected within the specified area. "If you are on Florida's east coast, you should kn...More..

Snapchat removes auto-advance feature for personal playlist
by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

Snapchat removes auto-advance feature for personal playlist

On Thursday, Instagram revealed that its Stories feature gets 100 million daily viewers, about one-fifth of Instagram's 500 million monthly active users. With users having thousands of friends and pages it ...More..

by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

'The Girl on the Train' fails to leave the station

During her daily commutes into Manhattan, she fantasizes about her former neighbor Megan (Haley Bennett) and the flawless life she assumes Megan has with her husband Scott (Luke Evans). In the end, that's not w...More..

Apple gets into festive momentum with new flagship
by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

Apple gets into festive momentum with new flagship

Available in silver, gold, rose gold and the new black finish (jet black), iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are available in 32GB, 128GB and 256GB models, starting at Rs 60,000. We're leading off our iPhone 8 feature...More..

US Carrier Verizon Starts Taking Orders For New Samsung Note 7 Phones
by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

US Carrier Verizon Starts Taking Orders For New Samsung Note 7 Phones

Not all Galaxy Note 7's were affected. Samsung and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission have urged all Note 7 owners to turn their devices off and stop using them. Samsung's market capitalisation has dro...More..

This emissions deal could change aviation as we know it
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

This emissions deal could change aviation as we know it

Further, the new standard is created to complement the basket of mitigation measures the air transport community is already pursuing to reduce Carbon dioxide emissions from global aviation, including, technical...More..

Hurricane Matthew damages roofs at Nasa's launch centre
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Hurricane Matthew damages roofs at Nasa's launch centre

The larger eye means that the center of the storm does not have to track as close to the coast for the coast to experience the strong winds in the eyewall. A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Anna Maria Isl...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Man United held 1-1 by last-place Stoke in Premier League

Pogba had a chance to put United ahead on 44 minutes but his fierce drive from the edge of the box went over the bar. We'll have confirmed team news for you at around 11:00 BST but before that, stay with us a...More..

The Nobel Prize for Chemistry Went to the World's Smallest Machines
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

The Nobel Prize for Chemistry Went to the World's Smallest Machines

She explained the molecular motor was akin to the revolutionary power of the electric motor in the 1830s. With a molecular chassis, the vehicle had four motors and was able to move in microscopic electric burst...More..

Hurricane Matthew batters Bahamas as Fla., SC evacuate
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Hurricane Matthew batters Bahamas as Fla., SC evacuate

The death toll from Hurricane Matthew rose to at least 69 people, including 65 in struggling Haiti, local officials said. The storm left a trail of devastation in Haiti, the poorest country in the Americas, a...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Physicists Win Nobel Prize For Exotic Matter Research. So What's That?

The pair, along with Duncan Haldane, have been awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences for their work and discoveries about exotic states of matter. "I didn't have any p...More..

by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Paid Ads Have Begun Appearing in App Store Search Results

After the story blew up on Hacker News , a site where developers post and discuss news of interest to them, more details emerged. Update: Apple contacted me and told me they found evidence of App Store rev...More..

Blue Origin successfully tests escape system, lands rocket
by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

Blue Origin successfully tests escape system, lands rocket

Forty-five seconds into the flight, the capsule popped off as if it were a Champagne cork, propelled by an escape motor mounted underneath. The Verge notes that the company "fully expected " the rocket to brea...More..

New York Chinatown Turned into Comic Fodder by Bill O'Reilly Sidekick
by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

New York Chinatown Turned into Comic Fodder by Bill O'Reilly Sidekick

With all the talk about China during last week's first presidential debate, Bill O'Reilly chose to send his senior trolling correspondent (title I just made up) Jesse Watters to New York City's Chinatown to "sa...More..

GM records strongest September sales in Canada since 2008
by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

GM records strongest September sales in Canada since 2008

That has automakers pushing harder for sales. "The sky is not falling". Lincoln sales were up 1 percent. "Incentives are rising but not spiraling out of control". Both the Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger t...More..

What do Analysts Say about: NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI)
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

What do Analysts Say about: NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI)

NXPI has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Mizuho restated a buy rating and issued a $120.00 target price on shares of NXP Semiconductors NV in a report on Tuesday, June 14th. has the Curr...More..

Microsoft Announces New Data Center For France
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Microsoft Announces New Data Center For France

Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella noted that over the course of the a year ago, the company has greatly increased its cloud capacity in Europe. It does remain to be seen however if Microsoft can maintain profi...More..

by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Nobel physics prize: A look at the 3 winners, their feats

Their discoveries helped illuminate how in some realms matter can exist in unusual states, and in doing so helped scientists work with new forms of materials. (Inside Science) - The 2016 Nobel Prize in physics...More..

Danny Willett gave a brutally honest assessment of his Ryder Cup
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Danny Willett gave a brutally honest assessment of his Ryder Cup

This has always been part of what I've been thinking". In the piece, Pete Willett said the European team would need to shut down the "pudgy, basement-dwelling, irritants" if it was to win the cup for a fourth...More..

by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Fake Accounts Scandal Threatens City Government's Relationship with Wells Fargo

Credit unions and community banks have been working for years to change a number of regulations, especially those affecting the mortgage business, Fine said . "John (Stumpf) is a valued member of our board", C...More..

Watch out, Craigslist: Facebook opens Marketplace for buying, selling
by | Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Watch out, Craigslist: Facebook opens Marketplace for buying, selling

And the best thing about Facebook Marketplace? According to Facebook officials, more than 450 million people are already buying and selling items through Facebook Groups. The new " For Sale Groups " fun...More..

Gears of War 4 Has Just Gone Gold
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Gears of War 4 Has Just Gone Gold

The company marked the occasion with a celebratory image of Nadella holding the gold master disc next to Spencer and The Coalition Studio Head Rod Fergusson. Everything, from the cover shooting mechanics to t...More..

Southern Philippines rebels free three Indonesian hostages
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Southern Philippines rebels free three Indonesian hostages

Brigadier General Arnel dela Vega, the head of Task Force Sulu, said the hostages would first be subjected to medical tests in a military hospital in Zamboanga City before turning them over to Indonesian emba...More..

Baahubali star, Prabhas to get his wax statue at Madame Tussauds
by | Monday, October 03, 2016

Baahubali star, Prabhas to get his wax statue at Madame Tussauds

The official logo of the most awaited movie of 2017, Bahubali: The Conclusion was revealed yesterday by directed S.S Rajamouli. In April this year, the museum installed wax figure of Indian Prime Minister Naren...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

SpaceX chief envisions 1000 passenger ships flying to Mars

Boosters return to Earth, blast again with tankers that will be used for refueling the initial spacecrafts, sending them further to Mars. "The risk of fatality will be high, there's no way around it". Musk wa...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Indian airline says Samsung Note 2 emitted smoke in plane

A fire incident allegedly due to a Samsung Note 2 onboard was reported in a Chennai-bound Indigo flight no 6E-054 at 7.45 AM on Friday. Panic ensued on board an IndiGo worldwide flight on Friday early mor...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Brain freeze? Gary Johnson can't name favorite world leader

During the event, former New Mexico Republican Governor Gary Johnson was asked who his favorite foreign leader is right now. CM: "Any, just name any one of the continents, any country, name one foreign lead...More..

US Senate Clears Way for $1.15 bln Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

US Senate Clears Way for $1.15 bln Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia

Most senators, including Ben Cardin of Maryland, who has in the past temporarily blocked arms sales to Riyadh because of Yemen concerns, voted to allow the sale to go forward. It sends an important message to...More..

Debate commission: Trump had audio 'issues'
by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Debate commission: Trump had audio 'issues'

The Commission on Presidential Debates on Monday issued a statement saying that they did have issues with Trump's audio within the venue. The specific issues affecting Trump's audio were not clear. "Worki...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

China urges india pakistan to cool down situation

Briefing the ambassadors about the situation on the LoC, the Military Operations director general completely rejected the Indian claim of "surgical strikes". Sri Lanka said on Friday that peace and security wer...More..

by | Sunday, October 02, 2016

Thailand confirms first Zika-related microcephaly cases

The announcement could affect Thailand's key tourism industry, one of the kingdom's few economic bright spots under junta rule, with many Western governments warning pregnant women against non-essential trave...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Vermont man lost at sea was suspect in grandfather's killing

Nathan Carman: "So I got to the life raft after I got my barrings I was whistling and calling and looking around and I didn't see her". While the missing persons investigation remains open, the Coast Guard ...More..

India Responsible With Its Nuclear Technology: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

India Responsible With Its Nuclear Technology: US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter

His remarks at a nuclear research facility in New Mexico follow media reports saying President Barack Obama was weighing an overhaul of longstanding US nuclear policy, including by pledging to never conduct t...More..

by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

After fatal train crash, investigators seek answers

In addition to the locomotive's data recorder, investigators with the agency hope to review video from cameras placed at the front and rear of the train, she said. In a photo provided by William Sun, people exa...More..

Rare 'black moon' rises over Western Hemisphere Friday night
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Rare 'black moon' rises over Western Hemisphere Friday night

Unfortunately, you will not be able to see the Black Moon since the Earth's facing side of the moon will be in its shadow. The term "new moon" describes the phase during the lunar cycle when the moon isn't re...More..

Tech behemoths form artificial- intelligence nonprofit
by | Saturday, October 01, 2016

Tech behemoths form artificial- intelligence nonprofit

Some of the top names in tech have formed a consortium aimed at fostering the promise of artificial intelligence while keeping its less savoury side-effects in check. The statement also says: "It's precise...More..

Police seeking Ben Needham on Kos find ancient graves
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Police seeking Ben Needham on Kos find ancient graves

Cousins said the local archaeological society had been informed and were now managing the site. DI Cousins said the chances of finding DNA on the fabric were "extremely low". But one other area of decomposi...More..