India to eliminate the use of single-use plastics by 2022

The choices may not be easy. And nearly three-quarters (72%) think supermarkets are not doing enough about packaging to tackle the problem of plastic pollution , the survey by Populus for Greenpeace showed. "We have a robust National Biodiversity ... More..

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SpaceX prepares for Monday launch of SES-12 satellite
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

SpaceX prepares for Monday launch of SES-12 satellite

Musk also wants to reuse the two-stage Falcon 9's upper stage and its payload fairing - the nose cone that protects satellites during launch . The rocket's first stage booster has flown before, back in S...More..

NHC: 90-percent chance of tropical system forming
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

NHC: 90-percent chance of tropical system forming

The National Hurricane Center officially designated a low in the Gulf of Mexico with the first moniker on the 2018 list - Alberto - Friday morning. Locally heavy rainfall is forecast across western Cuba an...More..

Jared Kushner finally gets permanent security clearance
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Jared Kushner finally gets permanent security clearance

As one of Trump's closest advisers, Kushner has been a key figure in the special counsel investigation into suspected Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Lowell added that Kushner was not as...More..

Comedian Trevor Noah to Host Battlefield 2018 Reveal Event
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Comedian Trevor Noah to Host Battlefield 2018 Reveal Event

Electronic Arts acted unfazed by this push in a recent earnings call (via Seeking Alpha ) where CEO Andrew Wilson suggests there are no plans to change the company's approach to microtransactions in games like...More..

Facebook Trouble With Hate Speech
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Facebook Trouble With Hate Speech

The content audited included graphic violence, hate speech, adult nudity and sexual activity , spam, terrorist propaganda (IS, al-Qaeda and affiliates) and fake accounts. While artificial intelligence is abl...More..

by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Oracle claims Google exfiltrates 1GB of data from Android phones every month

The company has also claimed in the past that Google's Android data exfiltration activities go as far as recording the cell mast users' smartphones are connected to. "We investigate how users know about the u...More..

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 Let's Your Tile a Wall With Screens
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Microsoft's Surface Hub 2 Let's Your Tile a Wall With Screens

With the introduction of the Surface Hub 2 comes the ability to align up to four Hubs together to create one enormous touch-supporting screen. That aspect ratio is much taller than what you find on a TV or mo...More..

NASA sends a helicopter to Mars
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

NASA sends a helicopter to Mars

We have rovers on Mars' surface, and orbiters like the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter floating around the planet , but we don't have anything flying around the surface of Mars right now. According to the s...More..

Microsoft shows Cortana and Amazon's Alexa working together at Build
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Microsoft shows Cortana and Amazon's Alexa working together at Build

The process itself also seemed too convoluted - asking Alexa to " open Cortana ", for example, then waiting a beat before then asking Cortana a question. You can't say " Alexa " to wake the assistant, and...More..

Nintendo Switch Online Will Launch Classic NES Games
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Nintendo Switch Online Will Launch Classic NES Games

Online multiplayer hasn't always been the best aspect of Nintendo's consoles, but with the Switch, there have been signs that things might change for the better. The plan pricing for Nintendo Switch online ...More..

Destiny 2: Warmind Brings New Maps, End-Game Content, & Ranked Play
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Destiny 2: Warmind Brings New Maps, End-Game Content, & Ranked Play

In order to access the Warmind content, you must purchase the Destiny 2 Expansion Pass, which grants access to both Curse of Osiris and Warmind , or purchase Warmind separately. For players seeking...More..

by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Centamin (CEY) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

JPMorgan Chase reaffirmed an underweight rating and issued a GBX 290 ($4.04) price objective on shares of esure in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. This is a boost from T Clarke's previous dividend of $...More..

What is The Black Circle of Whatsapp? Dont Panic!
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

What is The Black Circle of Whatsapp? Dont Panic!

And, it could be annoying to restart the phone and the app when you are amidst important work. However, after users touch the black dot, WhatsApp will hang, at least temporarily, and may then crash. At the ...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Ford US to become an SUV-only brand, retains Mustang

Since Ford recently refreshed its Fusion sedan for the second time, that vehicle will stick around the longest-at least for the next couple of years, according to company spokesman Said Deep. Pretax automot...More..

Snapchat fixes its Spectacles with overhauled follow-up, but will they sell?
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Snapchat fixes its Spectacles with overhauled follow-up, but will they sell?

Snapchat's first attempt failed for a myriad of reasons, selling only 220, 000 of the devices resulting in a $40 million write off. Unsurprisingly, the Spectacles V2 resembles V1, but it does come with ver...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Nintendo Switch Console Sales Reach 17.79 Million Units Worldwide

Nintendo's financial forecast estimates this fiscal year to achieve a profit of 225 billion yen or approximately $2.1 billion. And Nintendo reckons its success will carry on this year and expects to make a...More..

Facebook shrugs off Cambridge Analytica scandal to post 1Q earnings beat
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Facebook shrugs off Cambridge Analytica scandal to post 1Q earnings beat

On Wednesday, he said the company had continued to see declines in users engaging with certain content, such as viral videos. The number of daily active users rose 13% year-over-year to 1.45bn, while month...More..

The biggest redesign of Gmail is now live
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The biggest redesign of Gmail is now live

The smart replies feature found in the Gmail mobile app, which lets you reply to messages faster by using preset responses, is also coming to the web version. The feature allows the sender of an email to re...More..

Amazon's Echo Spot lets you watch videos on its circular display
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Amazon's Echo Spot lets you watch videos on its circular display

Video calls work between any two Echo Spot devices and also with the Alexa companion app available on Android and iOS app stores. Amazon is reportedly very keen on developing this project into reality v...More..