Stories about Sci-tech

Dec 09 2017

Browns make quality hire in Dorsey, but Jackson's presence is problematic

In announcing he was firing Brown, Haslam also announced head coach Hue Jackson would return in 2018 for a third season. Frustrations boiled over and now Brown is o...

Dec 08 2017

Google to Block YouTube on Amazon Devices

The Prime Video app for the Apple TV supports numerous Apple TV features, this included Siri and the TV app , this allows you to search for videos on Prime from the ma...

Nov 30 2017

TRAI Weighs in Favour of Net Neutrality, Proposes License Amendments

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has published its recommendations for upholding net neutrality guidelines ( PDF ) across the country today, and boy, ...

Nov 28 2017

Microsoft Office is now available for all Chromebooks

In simple words , all Chromebooks regardless of the manufacturer were to get access to the countless number of apps present in the Google Play Store. Unfortunately thi...

Nov 25 2017

Here Are Amazon's Best Black Friday TV Deals

Walmart , Target , Macy's , JCPenney, Best Buy , Toys R Us, Kohl's, and Dick's Sporting Goods all announced plans to open at least some of their stores on Thanksgiving ev...

Nov 24 2017

Selling video game to adopt 'socialist core values'

Chinese gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd is bringing " Playerunknown's Battleground ", the world's hottest video game, to China , but with a twist. In a report last...

Nov 23 2017

Apple Buys Augmented Reality Headset Maker Vrvana For Reported $30 Million

Apple has acquired Vrvana, the company behind the unreleased Totem virtual reality (VR) headset, according to TechCrunch . This is something that Vrvana referred to as "...

Nov 18 2017

Apple pushes back release of HomePod speaker to 2018

The spokesperson told The Verge the device will ship to the US, United Kingdom, and Australia in early 2018. Remember Apple's smart speaker it was planning to rel...

Nov 10 2017

Google Pixel 2 Finally Putting Screen Issue To Rest

Google is yet to recognise the issue, however, we can expect a type of software patch to fix the glitch. However, a few Nexus 6P users have also reported that they're ex...

Nov 09 2017

Facebook Working On Method To Prevent Revenge Porn

Image-based abuse (IBA), which is not just limited to porn or revenge, is a growing concern in Australia . It is Grant who revealed the details of Facebook plan to...

Nov 09 2017

Sheep recognize faces of celebrities

Sheep have been trained to recognize the faces of celebrities, including former U.S. President Barack Obama , by University of Cambridge scientists who hope it may help ...

Nov 07 2017

Video shows Florida police officer punch woman in face at football game

A violent altercation at a University of Miami football game between a fan and a police officer has resulted in the fan's arrest for felony battery. Detective Alvaro Za...

Nov 03 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Oreo Beta: How to Get + What's New

The new beta is being made available to select customers participating in Samsung's Galaxy beta program. This allows some Galaxy phone owners to test and try new features...

Nov 01 2017

End of the Rugby World?

The news will come as a huge blow to Irish hopes of staging the tournament. "We do not consider it a mere formality that SA will be awarded the 2023 Rugby World Cup, bu...

Oct 27 2017

Microsoft kills Kinect for Xbox One and Windows

As per the report, Microsoft's watershed depth camera and voice recognition microphone sold ~35 million units since its debut in 2010; however Microsoft will no longer pr...

Oct 24 2017

Pay With Google Arrives For Hassle-Free Shopping On Android

Google automatically sends the merchant your payment details and shipping address. For now, Google has made its hassle-free payment option available in 15 places i...

Oct 19 2017

School Named After Confederate Leader Will Be Renamed For Barack Obama

Mississippi Today reports that Jackson's school board policy requires schools to be named after "persons of good character and prominence who have made outstanding con...

Oct 11 2017

Why your iPhone feels slower when a new one comes out

Hurrah! Now you can really be yourself in emoji form with a new set of long-awaited gender-neutral emojis. For example, new features introduced in a certain update may r...

Oct 04 2017

Google Hardware Event Tomorrow

Google is big hardware event happening tomorrow, where the company is expected to introduce new Pixel smartphones, a new Pixelbook , two new Google Home smart speakers ...

Oct 04 2017

Android Oreo hits 0.2% adoption after 1 month

Google's Platform Versions tool uses data gathered from the Google Play Store app, which requires Android 2.2 and above. After the gradual rollout of Android 8.0 Ore...