China launches its first cargo spaceship

Liftoff occurred at 7:41 p.m. local time (7:41 a.m. EDT/1141 GMT) at the spaceport. That crewed mission, called Shenzhou-11, lasted 33 days. Communications with the earlier, disused Tiangong 1 experimental station were cut previous year and it is e... More..

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Ailing Mets put 1B Duda, INF Flores on DL; deGrom scratched
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Ailing Mets put 1B Duda, INF Flores on DL; deGrom scratched

Cespedes, who said it felt like a "shock" in his hamstring, was scheduled to undergo an MRI on Friday, though both he and Collins are hopeful he will miss only a couple of days. The left fielder walked in the...More..

Training documents reveal more about Apple's self-driving vehicle plans
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Training documents reveal more about Apple's self-driving vehicle plans

Rumors have persisted for years that it was creating its own self-driving auto under Project Titan , although it's possible that Apple is now focusing its efforts just on the technology required for autonomous...More..

Seoul on high alert as N Korea readies for army anniversary
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Seoul on high alert as N Korea readies for army anniversary

He said he was confident Chinese President Xi Jinping would "try very hard" to pressure North Korea over its nuclear and missile programmes. Several senior administration officials told CNN Thursday that ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off

Just before the launch, Fischer said that it's all about suction which is used to hold. Two days before the launch, NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik shared a time-lapse video of the Soyuz rocket being transport...More..

Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores, aims to move on from recall crisis
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Samsung's Galaxy S8 hits stores, aims to move on from recall crisis

It's true that Apple's lead in smartphones is thinning, and Samsung's innovative hardware and design in the Galaxy S8 is all the proof you need of that. It is expected to come with 6 GB of random access mem...More..

Call: of Duty WWII Announced!
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Call: of Duty WWII Announced!

Besides that, details are skimpy. The studio first worked on Modern Warfare 3 alongside Infinity Ward back in 2011, before making Advanced Warfare on its lonesome back in 2014. One of them will definitely...More..

Meteor shower to light up Vietnamese skies this weekend
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Meteor shower to light up Vietnamese skies this weekend

Jonesing for a meteor shower? The Lyrids can occasionally produce as many as 100 meteors an hour, but an outburst like this is not expected this year. The International Meteor Organization reports that showe...More..

Year's first tropical storm forms in Atlantic Ocean
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Year's first tropical storm forms in Atlantic Ocean

Little change in strength is expected throughout the rest of Arlene's lifespan, and the storm will have no direct impact on any land areas. Since roughly the 1970s, when widespread satellite usage began, just o...More..

Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino sparks backlash from baristas
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino sparks backlash from baristas

On Thursday, Perry shared an Instagram video of herself sipping the mango-based purple-and-blue drink, but spit it out it as it was just beginning to turn a bright shade of pink-its main trick. It's so hard t...More..

Thomas: Days since death of sister hard
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Thomas: Days since death of sister hard

His play has been elevated in the postseason and has been one of the primary reasons that Chicago are serious contenders to shock Boston . Butler also posted eight rebounds and eight assists. They turned the...More..

The eBay Inc (EBAY) Receives
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

The eBay Inc (EBAY) Receives "Sector Weight" Rating from Pacific Crest

Despite consistent efforts and change is marketing and designing plans, EBay was unable to convince investors that these efforts were taking shape, especially as its reporting sales growth continued to trail e-...More..

by | Friday, April 21, 2017

Apple sets a new environmental goal: No more mining

The latest iPhone could arrive one or two months later than usual because of possible constraints on the supply of OLED screens and other materials, according to a report in Bloomberg today. Apple is hopin...More..

Possible life in the Enceladus ocean: Saturn
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Possible life in the Enceladus ocean: Saturn

Scientists determined the gas in the plume almost 98 percent water, about 1 percent of which is hydrogen, with the rest being a mixture of carbon dioxide, methane and ammonia. And now, with the recent discove...More..

Bank regulator faults itself for missing Wells Fargo issues
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bank regulator faults itself for missing Wells Fargo issues

Rocky Mountain Advisers LLC now owns 1,850 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. The company had a trading volume of 6...More..

Facebook Adds Content And Bot Discovery To Messenger
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook Adds Content And Bot Discovery To Messenger

The chatbot uses natural language programming and speech recognition so users might be fooled into thinking they are talking to a real person. It's one thing to run through an expense report with a bot , and...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality

We'll also hear what happens next with Facebook's VR efforts now that Palmer Luckey has officially departed from the company. Facebook wants you to sit in your bedroom wearing a headset and take a virtu...More..

AMD really wants you to upgrade your graphics card in 2017
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

AMD really wants you to upgrade your graphics card in 2017

The RX 560, aimed at e-sports players, is around 57 percent faster than the R7 360. AMD designed the upcoming AMD Radeon RX Vega GPU for enthusiastic PC gamers. The TDP of the RX 560 should be somewhere ...More..

IMF Lowers Egypt's 2017 Growth Forecast as Reform Costs Mount
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

IMF Lowers Egypt's 2017 Growth Forecast as Reform Costs Mount

US growth is expected to hit 2.3% in 2017, up from 1.6% in 2016. Maurice Obstfeld, economic counsellor for the IMF, said: "Mainly in advanced economies, several factors-lower growth since the 2010-11 recovery...More..

Weekend Reading: Microsoft Weekly 57 (Apr 10 - April 16)
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Weekend Reading: Microsoft Weekly 57 (Apr 10 - April 16)

Microsoft would be very desperate to take on Google in the education segment where there is an increasing demand for cheaper and convenient devices. By submitting your personal information, you agree that Tec...More..