Planet Earth survives terrifying close shave with a monster asteroid

EarthSky reports the asteroid's closest approach to our planet was from 119,500 miles out, or less than half the distance to the moon at about 2:41 a.m. That's about three to six times wider than the space rock that penetrated the Earth's atmosphe... More..

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Konami Announces New Castlevania Game, But It's Not What You'd Think
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Konami Announces New Castlevania Game, But It's Not What You'd Think

Konami is doing some questionable things with their IPs, mostly bowing out of the AAA gaming scene and focusing more on mobile games and pachislot machines. Characters and music from throughout the franchise's...More..

Facebook looks to regulate political ads ahead of elections in India
by | Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Facebook looks to regulate political ads ahead of elections in India

While I understand that a large function of this is attributable to the fact that Facebook is still nailing down details on this I would like to request clarification on what you mean when you said that it...More..

Facebook to launch 'unsend' feature amid growing crisis
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Facebook to launch 'unsend' feature amid growing crisis

Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story. Facebook said that Zuckerberg and the other executives would not use it until everyone else could.The end-to-end encrypted setting of Messenger even already has the abil...More..

Apple Mac Chip Switch's Impact On Intel Overblown, Analysts Say
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Apple Mac Chip Switch's Impact On Intel Overblown, Analysts Say

Apple already designs its own ARM-based processors for the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch , and Apple TV, so such a move could unify the various products on to the same platform. Shares dropped as much as 9% in...More..

Corruption case: 'I am innocent' - South Africa's Zuma tells cheering crowd
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Corruption case: 'I am innocent' - South Africa's Zuma tells cheering crowd

His financial adviser at the time was found guilty of soliciting those bribes in 2005 and Zuma was later sacked as deputy president. Former president Jacob Zuma has once again claimed that the corruption c...More..

Where to Find Vending Machines in Fortnite: Battle Royale
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Where to Find Vending Machines in Fortnite: Battle Royale

That's all we know about Fortnite's Vending Machines so far, but we'll update this guide as more details emerge. Explaining the new feature, Epic Games said: "Starting this week, we are doing things a littl...More..

by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Apple reportedly mulling first curved OLED, gesture control iPhone

According to Bloomberg , Apple is working on touchless screen interaction and curved screens for future models. What's more is that it takes into consideration the fingers proximity from the screen. There i...More..

Google celebrates the life of Maya Angelou with new Doodle
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Google celebrates the life of Maya Angelou with new Doodle

Google Doodle celebrated author, poet, memoirist and activist Dr. Maya Angelou's 90th birthday on Wednesday with more than just a picture or interactive image. She was an eloquent and articulate poet, who us...More..

What Is a Blue Moon, Anyway?
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

What Is a Blue Moon, Anyway?

A Blue Moon is now defined as the occurrence of two full moons in the same calendar month. The weekend event is also the first full moon of spring - making it not only a Blue Moon , but a Paschal Moon ....More..

Scientists baffled by discovery of 'weird galaxy' where dark matter doesn't exist
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Scientists baffled by discovery of 'weird galaxy' where dark matter doesn't exist

Astrophysicists think dark matter's gravity is crucial for forming the universe's large-scale structure of filaments and sheets of galaxy clusters, and scientists have even measured how clumps of it act as ...More..

Huawei triples up cameras
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Huawei triples up cameras

The 5.8-inch screen Huawei P20 and 6.1-inch screen Huawei P20 Pro feature ultra-thin bezels and impressive screen-to-body ratios. "The challenge for Huawei is to strengthen its brand personality and to ...More..

Malaysia Proposes Law That Makes Spreading Fake News Illegal
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Malaysia Proposes Law That Makes Spreading Fake News Illegal

Punishments for those breaking the laws include a 10-year jail sentence and large fines. As opposition member Ong Kian Ming tweeted Monday, "This is an attack on the press and an attempt to instill fear amo...More..

Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 Are Only for Classrooms
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Logitech Crayon and Rugged Combo 2 Are Only for Classrooms

It is created to protect the iPad against bumps, scratches and drops from up to 4 feet high. Offering both a keyboard and case, the Rugged Combo 2 is powered by the iPad itself via a proprietary connector. Th...More..

First Chrome OS powered tablet launches ahead of rumoured Apple iPad reveal
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

First Chrome OS powered tablet launches ahead of rumoured Apple iPad reveal

It's aimed primarily at the education market but it marks the end of the Android tablet era for Google , as it focuses its attention on Chrome OS across both laptops and tablet devices. Until now, the Ch...More..

Fortnite Grosses $1.5 Million On Invite-Only App In Just 3 Days
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Fortnite Grosses $1.5 Million On Invite-Only App In Just 3 Days

This should've come as a surprise considering the game is insanely popular. The original decision to turn it off was just an experiment. In addition to this, it appears to be punching above its weight when comp...More..

'PUBG Mobile' Internet Error Message on Android & iOS - How to Fix It
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

'PUBG Mobile' Internet Error Message on Android & iOS - How to Fix It

In one month, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - you might have heard of it - had amassed 3 million players on Xbox One . The App Store version of " PUBG Mobile " is now ready for worldwide download, with a...More..

Uber suspends autonomous driving trails after fatal accident
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Uber suspends autonomous driving trails after fatal accident

To pass a background check, Uber says drivers can't have a conviction for a felony, violent crime or sexual offense within the last seven years. "The driver said it was like a flash, the person walked out i...More..

Lyft pushes self-driving vehicle plans into overdrive with new platform partnership
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Lyft pushes self-driving vehicle plans into overdrive with new platform partnership

In addition to helping fund the partnership, Magna has made a $200 million equity investment in Lyft, extending the ride-hailing company's most recent financing round to $1.7 billion. Lyft and Ford teamed up ...More..

Samsung adds 300 fix locations through partnership with uBreakiFix
by | Friday, March 16, 2018

Samsung adds 300 fix locations through partnership with uBreakiFix

The extended Samsung care service will be rolled out March 15. The program has been initiated in the U.S. starting today March 15 and the company is planning to expand this program to other markets as well ...More..