Unmanned military space plane touches down after two-year secret mission

This flight featured the test of an advanced US Air Force engine, created to propel spacecraft using thrusters powered by electrically charged particles, as well as a NASA experiment to evaluate how dozens of different materials withstand long-term e... More..

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Samsung Profits Rise 48% Driven By Component Sales

This area was buoyed by price gains for both DRAM and NAND memory chips as supply growth constraints and demand for more firepower on devices such as smartphones and servers boosted margins, according to Reute...More..

Uber builds AI team in Toronto as it fights autonomous car suit
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Uber builds AI team in Toronto as it fights autonomous car suit

In Pittsburgh, where the ride-hail company has its autonomous headquarters and first began testing its cars, Mayor Bill Peduto blasted the company for not investing in the city when officials asked Uber for hel...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Westpac interim cash earnings up 3%

Domestic mortgages grew two per cent over the first half - and by six per cent from a year earlier - but Australia's second largest lender expects demand for housing credit to fall as regulatory measures take e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Judges to hear appeal of Hawaii's travel ban win

During Monday's briefing, ABC's Cecilia Vega asked Spicer why the Trump campaign website still called for "preventing Muslim immigration" and "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United St...More..

Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

He needs to form some sort of coalition of moderate, liberal and conservative politicians - many of them old hacks previously opposed to each other in the French National Assembly, and many of them older than t...More..

Trump Orders Review of Offshore Oil Drilling Rules
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Trump Orders Review of Offshore Oil Drilling Rules

In an executive order signed on Friday, President Trump directed his secretary of the interior to review current rules on offshore drilling and exploration. They claim it amounts to permanent protection. Unde...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Prey Completed in Less Than 20 Minutes by Speedrunner

Unfortunately, as is always the case with such endeavors, events spiral out of control. As you move through what is now an opulent junk heap in space, you uncover clues as to what happened to the crew, through ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Military orbiter's landing rattles Florida with sonic boom

Phys.org reported that the X-37B shuttle landed at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral on Sunday. The space plane sent a sonic boom that rattled east-central Florida before 8 a.m., waking residents fr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Health Care repeal passes US House

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price says cutting almost $1 trillion from Medicaid would give states freedom to tailor the program to fit their needs. Obamacare forbade insurance companies from reje...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Record-breaking astronaut tells Trump she's ready to go to Mars

Also on the video phone call from the Oval Office were astronaut Kate Rubins and Trump's daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump. Astronaut Peggy Whitson has broken yet another record . Peggy Whitson has spent f...More..

Tyson Fury says yes to heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Tyson Fury says yes to heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua

Klitschko, in his 29th world title fight, seemed to be taking the advantage in the later rounds, until the uppercut sent him spinning across the ring. He scrambled off his knees but it did not look as if he wou...More..

SpaceX Successfully Launches US Spy Satellite
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

SpaceX Successfully Launches US Spy Satellite

Hawthorne-based SpaceX launched a top-secret spy satellite for the USA government early Monday and then successfully landed the booster for expected reuse. NASA is a longtime SpaceX customer. It is possible, ...More..

Parker retains WBO heavyweight title with win on points
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Parker retains WBO heavyweight title with win on points

Though he remains unbeaten in 23 fights, the manner of this win may make Parker a tougher sell for pay-per-view audiences overseas. "I'm a guy in demand at the moment, probably the second most valuable heavyw...More..

Kiwi Nicholson wins first Badminton title at 37th attempt
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Kiwi Nicholson wins first Badminton title at 37th attempt

Nicholson, who lives just outside Marlborough in Wiltshire, broke his neck after the fall and admitted he was lucky not to be paralysed. Nereo jumped clear and picked up just 1.0 time penalty points, puttin...More..

by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Apple eager to tap India's huge potential, says Tim Cook

Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said the iPhone maker plans to create a $1 billion fund to invest in advanced manufacturing companies in the United States. According to the company, revenue increa...More..

Footage And Details Of Cancelled Sonic Skateboard Game
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Footage And Details Of Cancelled Sonic Skateboard Game

The studio also worked on Rocket Power , another skateboarding title for Nickelodeon TV. The team sat down with Sega to show them the project and ultimately, Sega ended communications with them about the game ...More..

One in five fall prey to 'revenge porn'
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

One in five fall prey to 'revenge porn'

Woman and men were equally likely to be victimized through image-based abuse. An even higher number of people in some marginalised groups reported abuse: 56 per cent of people with a disability and 50 per cen...More..

SpaceX successfully launches CLASSIFIED military mission into space for United States intelligence
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

SpaceX successfully launches CLASSIFIED military mission into space for United States intelligence

Some people as far as Orlando heard the sonic boom from the launch. "Tough call, as high altitude wind shear was at 98.6% of the theoretical load limit", Musk wrote on Twitter . SpaceX successfully relaunch...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Iowan Breaks US Space Travel Record

Joining Trump in the Oval Office was astronaut Kate Rubins, who last summer became the first person in space to perform entire DNA decoding, or sequencing. The 879-day global record, held by Russian cosmonaut G...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 S for its Surface laptops

Thanks to the nearly borderless display and the slim profile, this makes it ultra portable despite it's a 13.5-inch model. The new version of Windows 10 will be free for all schools that are now running Win...More..

'Pokemon Go' Community Events Might Release Legendary Mewtwo Spawns
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

'Pokemon Go' Community Events Might Release Legendary Mewtwo Spawns

Niantic told Twitter followers: "To help you catch your favourite Grass-type Pokemon this weekend, Lure Modules will last for six hours for the entire weekend!" However, long-time players and game critics are...More..

Some Galaxy S8 users experience Wi-Fi and wireless charging issues
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Some Galaxy S8 users experience Wi-Fi and wireless charging issues

The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus became available in Korea and the U.S. last week , and it seems like market researchers are expecting more interest in the Galaxy S8 Plus, which is quite surprising. Eventually...More..

by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Harman Kardon's Cortana-powered Echo rival makes Skype calls

Harman Kardon wants those interested in the Invoke to register for notifications. Called the Invoke , the product page for the unannounced product was discovered by Thurrott.com before it was pulled. It ...More..

Priyanka Chopra dismayed by child sexual abuse in Zimbabwe
by | Monday, May 08, 2017

Priyanka Chopra dismayed by child sexual abuse in Zimbabwe

Recently Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra was in the news headline when she attended the Met Gala 2017 in NY where she wore a Ralph Lauren custom long train trench coat. While talking about the role of UNICEF...More..