This real-life Death Star eats planets, new study suggests

First, our sun is only 4.5 billion years old , a full 1.5 billion years younger than HIP68468, which means we will likely have plenty of time before anything so drastic as losing our native planet might happen. Using the 3.6-meter telescope at Chile... More..

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China protests Dalai Lama meeting with Indian president

India's external affairs ministry brushed off Beijing's objections, saying the Dalai Lama and Mukherjee had met at a "non-political" event, local media reported. And I hope they see the Dalai Lama as the ...More..

Evernote Flip-Flops on Privacy Policy After Backlash
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Evernote Flip-Flops on Privacy Policy After Backlash

But user outcry once the proposed privacy policy changes were made public caused Evernote to reverse course. As you'd expect, this didn't go over particularly well with the users themselves. Evernote has -...More..

Thousands of wreaths placed at veteran cemetery
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Thousands of wreaths placed at veteran cemetery

Chris Buckley will have a story on KOLO 8 News Now this evening. The Wreaths Across America event is part of an annual tradition that happens at cemeteries nationwide to remember our heroes. Thanks to the e...More..

Michael Phelps, Simone Biles on Google's 2016 top search list
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Michael Phelps, Simone Biles on Google's 2016 top search list

This was in no small part to that famous nice in Lille when Robbie Brady headed the ball into the Italian net that send Ireland into the knockout round of the European Championships for the first time . "From ...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Tata Trusts say Ratan not to step down from chairmanship

The petitioners had sought to restrain promoters from voting at the Extraordinary General Body Meetings (EGMs) on a resolution seeking to remove industrialist Nusli Wadia as an Independent Director. In 2015, Ra...More..

Tesla's Elon Musk And Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Become Trump's Economic Advisors
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Tesla's Elon Musk And Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Become Trump's Economic Advisors

The addition of another CEO shouldn't surprise anyone, as the president-elect seems content with surrounding himself with a cadre of like-minded millionaires. On Wednesday, top-tier tech executives are also me...More..

by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Audubon Christmas Bird Count canceled

For the 117th year, the National Audubon Society is organizing its annual Christmas Bird Count . Volunteers are needed for both bird counts. This will be the St. Over its history, the Minnesota Christmas Bir...More..

Mobile lures AT&T converts with DirecTV Now new customer perk
by | Sunday, December 18, 2016

Mobile lures AT&T converts with DirecTV Now new customer perk

AT&T has more than 110 million customers in the US and according to T-Mobile's John Legere, the giant carrier has a lot on its hands that it has completely forgotten how to take care of its most valued assets...More..

GM Plans to Mass-Produce Autonomous Chevy Bolt, Testing Begins in January
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

GM Plans to Mass-Produce Autonomous Chevy Bolt, Testing Begins in January

The laws are the most permissive passed by any state, allowing a broad spectrum of self-driving vehicle activities and are aimed at clawing back Michigan's position as a leader in the automotive industry fr...More..

Twitter to Keep Vine App Alive as 'Vine Camera'
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Twitter to Keep Vine App Alive as 'Vine Camera'

It still does the core function, letting you take 6.5 second looping videos (a half second longer!) while also being able to post or save them right to your phone. Either way, though, there's no way to save any...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Facebook to introduce tools to combat fake news

And there's no question that Facebook's moves will be questioned and attacked by those from various political persuasions, arguing that the third-party fact-checkers it is relying on are biased (an accusation...More..

Buoy measures record-breaking wave in the North Atlantic
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Buoy measures record-breaking wave in the North Atlantic

Using a Datawell heave sensor , the WMO used careful language to describe the discovery . A 62-foot wave in the North Atlantic has been certified as the largest ever recorded - a " remarkable record ", acco...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Twitch launches IRL, a channel dedicated to vlogging

Twitch's video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem."The community's feedback then shaped the content leading to Twitch Creative , Social Eating ...More..

by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

What happened during Dylann Roof trial, what's next?

Roof told the judge he wants to represent himself at his sentencing hearing. "Why did Dylann Roof do this?", said Roof's attorney David Bruck. Bruck said the question that needs to be answered in the case i...More..

John Legend on Kanye West's meeting with Trump
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

John Legend on Kanye West's meeting with Trump

One day after the rapper met with the President-elect in NY, he took to Twitter to share a souvenir from their " life " talk: a signed copy of Trump's Time Person of the Year cover. Although most Americans ...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

LG's 32UD99 4K display with HDR10 support gears up for CES

Already an industry leader renowned for integrating cutting-edge technology into its premium, high-resolution monitors, LG Electronics (LG) is pushing the industry to the next level with plans to introduce a HD...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Corpus Christi, Texas, tells residents not to use tap water

Corpus Christi Communications Director Kim Womack addressed the public about the Tap Water Discontinuation. Test results for the water are expected this afternoon. Q. What if I showered? Garcia said he spen...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Dolby Atmos is coming to Windows 10 and Xbox One next year

And of course, mammoth company Microsoft is taking advantage of this season to offer unbelievable deals to its customers, starting with its newest generation gaming console, the Xbox One . You can get a 1 TB...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Modern Warfare Now Has Female Soldiers

The remastered edition of " Modern Warfare ", which launched in November, initially came with 10 maps. Each supply drop contains a random amount of cosmetic items that have different rarities, similarly to othe...More..