North Korea's leader holds off on Guam missile launch

The move was largely aimed to induce China to tighten pressure on North Korea. "We hope for a peaceful resolution but we needed to seriously have a conversation about what might happen if there was military action", Dunford said . 'North Korea bet... More..

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Apple has a $1bn budget to find the next Game of Thrones
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Apple has a $1bn budget to find the next Game of Thrones

According to people familiar with the matter, Apple plans to buy and produce as many as 10 television shows with the money. To put this figure into respective, this was the same amount of cash Amazon pai...More..

Sonic Mania Reviews: What People Are Saying
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sonic Mania Reviews: What People Are Saying

Given the popularity of the system, it's only in developers' interest to try and give the people what they want, and in this case they would absolutely eat up a physical standard edition of Sonic Mania . It al...More..

U.S. ready to stop N Korean nuke menace: Trump tells Macron
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

U.S. ready to stop N Korean nuke menace: Trump tells Macron

Senior Trump administration officials have said that the USA is not interested in regime change, and has no desire to " inflict harm on the long-suffering North Korean people ". Pinkston said calls to reduce ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

N.Korea indicates possible de-escation of tensions with US

While diplomacy deserves a chance, Washington said Pyongyang must stop ballistic missile and nuclear tests before negotiations can begin on denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. China said on Tuesday that...More..

Scientists discover close to 100 unknown volcanoes underneath Antarctica
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Scientists discover close to 100 unknown volcanoes underneath Antarctica

If even one of these volcanoes erupt, it could further destabilize the ice sheet, causing even more meltwater to flow into the nearby ocean and triggering a rise in sea level. Researchers said there is a volc...More..

S.Korean president emphasizes peace on Korean Peninsula
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

S.Korean president emphasizes peace on Korean Peninsula

Mr Moon urged North Korea to "stop all provocations and hostile rhetoric immediately". The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says he's aiming to further develop a working relationship with his counterpart...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Gene editing spurs hope for pig-to-human transplants

An estimated 22 people die each day waiting for an organ transplant . According to eGenesis , over 117,000 Americans are now on organ transplant waiting lists , and 22 people die each day waiting for a t...More..

Fired Google engineer continues blitz against company
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Fired Google engineer continues blitz against company

Google has prided itself on its openness. For its part, Google must now grapple with possible lawsuits; a fired employee who's fast becoming a public figure; an ongoing debate over the limits of free speec...More..

Perseid meteor shower 2017: Spectacular images of shooting stars that thrill stargazers
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Perseid meteor shower 2017: Spectacular images of shooting stars that thrill stargazers

The retired astronaut said the earth gets hit by about 50 tons of meteors every day, but a Perseid meteor shower happens when comets leave a debris field behind them. The Perseids refer to a regular occurrenc...More..

A Bot Just Defeated One Of The World's Best Video Gamers
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

A Bot Just Defeated One Of The World's Best Video Gamers

Artificial Intelligence is now one topic, about which people are really divided and quite skeptical. This one from Open AI - a nonprofit artificial intelligence research firm known mainly for its backing by s...More..

Look Up! Perseid Meteor Shower Will Fill The Skies This Weekend
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Look Up! Perseid Meteor Shower Will Fill The Skies This Weekend

You won't see many meteors at this time, but you may be lucky enough to catch an Earthgrazer. Saturday the 12 might be better for observation, Sky and Telescope said, since the moon will rise a little later...More..

Overwatch is finally getting deathmatch mode, available now to limited audience
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Overwatch is finally getting deathmatch mode, available now to limited audience

Deathmatch has been a long-requested feature for Overwatch since the game came out. In the latter, it's every player for him- or herself. Both of the new modes are joining the Public Test Realm later today...More..

One Of Uber's Largest Investors Just Sued Former CEO Travis Kalanick
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

One Of Uber's Largest Investors Just Sued Former CEO Travis Kalanick

Kalanick, having been stripped of his seat on the board as CEO in June 2017, then named himself to one of the three vacant seats, leaving two to remain at his discretion. The lawsuit is completely without merit...More..

The Perseids 2017 - How to Spot a Yearly Celestial Event
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Perseids 2017 - How to Spot a Yearly Celestial Event

A meteor from the Perseid Meteor Shower is seen over a farm near Tonganoxie, Kan. on august 13, 2015. Past year the figure peaked at 150 to 200 an hour. A Perseid meteor passes over the village of Rievaulx ...More..

by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

HBO Hack: Game of Thrones Stars' Phone Numbers, Email Addresses Leaked

The hackers instructed Mr Plepler to pay a ransom of "our six-month salary in bitcoin", claiming they earned $12m to $15m (£9m-£11m) from blackmailing other organisations, to prevent further releases. This incl...More..

Partial lunar eclipse to be visible in Taiwan early Tuesday
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Partial lunar eclipse to be visible in Taiwan early Tuesday

The event is the third of four eclipses in 2017, with the big one - dubbed the Great American Eclipse for its North American path - coming just two weeks later. Solar eclipses happen three or four times a ...More..

Nano-chip promises to heal organs at a touch
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Nano-chip promises to heal organs at a touch

The device has not yet been tested in humans, but it has proved successful with mice and pigs. By the second week, active blood vessels had formed, and by the third week, the legs of the mice were saved-with ...More..

Destiny 2 Will Not Support XSplit, OBS, or Discord Functions
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

Destiny 2 Will Not Support XSplit, OBS, or Discord Functions

One of the reasons why Activision is so optimistic about Destiny 2 is because it is taking steps to broaden the franchise's appeal, Hirshberg said, with things like bringing it to PC, localising it for more c...More..

SAVE THE DATE: Partial lunar eclipse to be visible in PH
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Partial lunar eclipse to be visible in PH

The astronomical phenomenon will be visible if the skies are not covered by clouds. Only part of the Moon's visible surface moves into the Earth's shadow. The eclipse will be visible throughout Europe, Asia, mo...More..

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors player hits 74 on pro golf debut
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors player hits 74 on pro golf debut

Most players on the Web.com Tour would not be happy with shooting consecutive rounds of 74, better than just a handful of competitors, while missing the cut by 11 strokes at an event. He made a jittery start, h...More..

European Union sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens turbines violate intl law - energy ministry
by | Sunday, August 06, 2017

European Union sanctions against Russian Federation over Siemens turbines violate intl law - energy ministry

In June, top Russian officials recently the West to "stop obsessing" over the Crimea, and kept denying Moscow's involvement in the war in Donbass. Western companies are now prohibited from doing business in C...More..

Coolpad Note 5 Lite 5 Offline Exclusive Phone Launched at Rs. 7777
by | Saturday, August 05, 2017

Coolpad Note 5 Lite 5 Offline Exclusive Phone Launched at Rs. 7777

Just like other Android phones in this price range, the device has a fingerprint sensor on the back side and sports a metal unibody design. Apart from this, Coolpad also teased an annual flagship device to ...More..

NASA's Planetary Protection Officer Has Out-Of-This-World Salary!
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

NASA's Planetary Protection Officer Has Out-Of-This-World Salary!

The full-time position earns a six-figure salary. As the San Francisco Gate notes , while the Office of Planetary Protection aims to stop humans from contaminating other planets, moons and other space ob...More..

Now Skype users can send money to each other via PayPal
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Now Skype users can send money to each other via PayPal

The countries that support Skype's Send Money feature are the USA, the UK, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, ...More..

by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

DPL to host solar eclipse events, viewing party

One occurs every few years, but usually it is somewhere remote where only a few people and a lot of animals can conveniently see it. Looking at the Sun Without Properly Certified Safety Equipment can BLIND YOU...More..

Humanity has already consumed Earth's 2017 resource 'budget'
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Humanity has already consumed Earth's 2017 resource 'budget'

This year the day falls six days earlier than last year (8 August ), once again breaking the record for the earliest that it has occurred, continuing the downward trend seen in recent years. Their suggestions ...More..

Apple takes down VPN services from Chinese internet market
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Apple takes down VPN services from Chinese internet market

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook defended the company's decision to remove dozens of apps created to circumvent censorship from the Chinese version of its app store. VPNs are popular with US employees visitin...More..

Earth likely to warm more than two degrees by 2100
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Earth likely to warm more than two degrees by 2100

In the worst-case scenario, temperatures are estimated to rise nearly 6 degrees Celsius beyond pre-industrial times. They found there's a 13 percent chance Earth is already committed to a climate that's 1.5 d...More..

Russia's response to United States sanctions to hinge on final bill text -Putin
by | Sunday, July 30, 2017

Russia's response to United States sanctions to hinge on final bill text -Putin

Earlier, Moscow made a decision to reduce the number of U.S. diplomatic staff in Russian Federation and halt the use of embassy storage facilities. Putin said a lot of Russian diplomats had been expelled "wit...More..