Hurricane Florence downgraded to Category 2, still considered risky

In an urgent plea, he said: "If you are on the coast, there is still time to get to safety, because no possession is worth your life". Hurricane Florence is moving closer to the coast of North and SC, where it is expected to bring a life-threaten... More..

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Florida child killed by falling tree as Gordon strikes land
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Florida child killed by falling tree as Gordon strikes land

The only death reported as of Wednesday afternoon was the child killed late Tuesday when a large oak tree branch fell onto a mobile home in Pensacola, Florida. Gordon was not the only storm being watched by for...More..

Calm before the storm Tuesday; Gordon moves in Wednesday — ALERT DAY
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Calm before the storm Tuesday; Gordon moves in Wednesday — ALERT DAY

A child was killed Tuesday in Pensacola, Florida as Gordon whipped the Alabama and western Florida Panhandle coasts with tropical storm-force winds and heavy downpours, a spokeswoman with the Escambia County ...More..

Gulf Coast prepares for Gordon's expected arrival as hurricane
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Gulf Coast prepares for Gordon's expected arrival as hurricane

Tampa Bay was pelted with bands of rain and occasionally gusty winds from Tropical Storm Gordon on Monday, but Gulf Coast states could be in for worse. Tropical Storm Gordon has left many businesses on Florid...More..

California to become first state eliminating bail for suspects awaiting trial
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

California to become first state eliminating bail for suspects awaiting trial

While some people are able to quickly get out of jail by posting bail, people who aren't able to afford it sit in jail until the court takes action, or until they work with a bail bond agent to secure their fre...More..

Trump's easing of coal rules could kill 1,400 people per year
by | Friday, August 24, 2018

Trump's easing of coal rules could kill 1,400 people per year

The plan is rolling back President Barack Obama's effort to slow global warming. The proposal lays out several possible pathways that individual states might use for regulating coal-fired power plants, an...More..

U-turns leave Malcolm Turnbull on the ropes and facing coup
by | Tuesday, August 21, 2018

U-turns leave Malcolm Turnbull on the ropes and facing coup

Mr Dutton has now resigned from his Home Affairs portfolio, creating a big gap in Cabinet that Mr Turnbull will have to fill. Dutton has consistently shied away from admitting his desire to take on Turnbull, ...More..

Weed killer linked to cancer found in kids' cereal, oatmeal
by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Weed killer linked to cancer found in kids' cereal, oatmeal

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the World Health Organization, classified glyphosate as a probable carcinogen in 2015. The amount of the chemical in those samples was well un...More..

It'll be a stargazer's delight the next few nights watching the Perseids
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

It'll be a stargazer's delight the next few nights watching the Perseids

Before we had back to work or school if you can stay up a little late tonight you are in for a treat as the Perseid meteor shower will be peaking early Monday morning between midnight and 5am with as many as ...More..

Solar Eclipse August 11: where to watch
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Solar Eclipse August 11: where to watch

A partial solar eclipse should not be viewed with bare eyes, and special glasses should be used. What is a solar eclipse? Whereas the partial solar eclipse will appear when the moon covers some part of the ...More..

by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Trump Administration Aims to Freeze Fuel Standards, End Tougher California Rules

Those standards target a doubling of the fuel economy standards to 50 miles per gallon . The prices on new cars have become unaffordable to median-income families in every metropolitan region in the United...More..

Next Month, NASA Will Be Declaring Crew Members For SpaceX And Boeing
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Next Month, NASA Will Be Declaring Crew Members For SpaceX And Boeing

It won't be the first time SpaceX trounces Boeing . The idea is that other customers will emerge and the company will have a profitable business that does not rely exclusively on government contracts. Boeing...More..

On Tuesday Mars will Make its Closest Approach to Earth Since 2003
by | Thursday, August 02, 2018

On Tuesday Mars will Make its Closest Approach to Earth Since 2003

The red planet will appear at its brightest since 2003, when Mars made its closest approach to Earth in nearly 60,000 years. The red planet won't be this close again till September 15, 2035. In fact, on J...More..

Miles of Water Found on Mars. Could It Support Life?
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Miles of Water Found on Mars. Could It Support Life?

A 12-mile long lake of liquid water has been detected under the polar ice caps of Mars, raising hopes that life could exist beneath the surface. Deep beneath the surface, however, the weight of overlying soil...More..

by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Blue Origin to push New Shepard safety regime with ninth test

Its effectiveness is essential to ensuring the safety of any people who might ride aboard the capsule in the future. Blue Origin used this launch to test an abort of the capsule in space, should anything go...More..

'Unprecedented Level of Animus!' Strzok Gets His Smackdown for Anti-Trump Bias
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

'Unprecedented Level of Animus!' Strzok Gets His Smackdown for Anti-Trump Bias

Strzok was a lead agent in both the Russian Federation probe and the investigation into 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she served as secretary of st...More..

Heat warning continues for Windsor
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Heat warning continues for Windsor

In the USA, one woman reportedly died Saturday in Pennsylvania after going into cardiac arrest due to the heat, and a 30-year-old man collapsed while running a race in NY. Friday's forecast is for a mix of sun ...More..

McConnell predicts Supreme Court nominee will be confirmed
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

McConnell predicts Supreme Court nominee will be confirmed

President, that's your choice'". Other prominent names who could be considered include Judges Amy Coney Barrett, whom Trump named to the federal appeals court in Chicago; Raymond Kethledge, a former Kennedy l...More..

by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Strawberry Moon and Saturn to put on dazzling display this week

The ringed planet will look like a bright star next to the moon, which is full at 10:53 p.m.in Denver. Here's what you need to know as the full moon and Saturn get ready to put on a dazzling display this week...More..

NASA almost found life on Mars
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

NASA almost found life on Mars

The scientists behind experiments conducted by the Curiosity rover are today reporting two results that make the Red Planet's story even more interesting. This could be a sign that there is a reservoir of metha...More..

Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050 - United Nations chief
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Oceans will have more plastic than fish by 2050 - United Nations chief

The event emphasised the role of schools, colleges and universities in protecting nature and environment as well as beating plastic pollution , stated another official release. "An average 13 million tonnes ...More..

SpaceX Falcon 9 delivers massive commercial satellite to orbit from Cape Canaveral
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 delivers massive commercial satellite to orbit from Cape Canaveral

The satellite will join SES-8 at 95 degrees East. It will replace and augment the services now being provided on SES's NSS-6 satellite. Together with SES-8, SES-12 will reach 18 million TV homes, and provid...More..

States Declare Emergencies Ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

States Declare Emergencies Ahead of Subtropical Storm Alberto

The center said a tropical storm warning is in effect from the Suwannee River in Florida to the Mississippi-Alabama state line. This storm will probably not impact us in a much weaker state until late next week...More..

Storm is likely to become depression and bring heavy rains
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Storm is likely to become depression and bring heavy rains

Conditions above the Gulf will become more favorable for some development through the weekend as this low moves slowly north-northwest toward the north-central Gulf Coast . An event in South Florida was ...More..

Russian Federation meddled with goal of helping Trump, Senate Intel Committee says
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Russian Federation meddled with goal of helping Trump, Senate Intel Committee says

After the meeting ended, Goldstone apologized profusely to Trump, Jr., "for what he believed was wasting our time ". Russian-American lobbyist Rinat Akhmetshin said the Russian lawyer leading the meeti...More..

Is the Nokia X6 Cannibalizing the Nokia 6 Series?
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Is the Nokia X6 Cannibalizing the Nokia 6 Series?

While the Snapdragon 636 powered variant comes with 6GB RAM and the other variant with MediaTek Helio P60 processor offers 4GB RAM. If the Nokia X6 comes out of China, we expect it to be launched as Android O...More..

The Honor 10 Goes Global, Starting With The UK
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The Honor 10 Goes Global, Starting With The UK

For photography, the Honor 10 comes equipped with a dual rear camera setup with a combination of a 16MP RGB sensor and a 24MP monochrome sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 2x Zoom, LED flash, depth focus, PDAF and A...More..

Bethesda unveils first gameplay footage of Rage 2
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Bethesda unveils first gameplay footage of Rage 2

An asteroid has annihilated 80% of the earth's population, and humanity's numbers are dwindling. The wasteland is massive, and you've got the arsenal to fight for every inch. Bethesda's official Twitter accou...More..

by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Google Releases New Play Store Version For Android Device Users

Google is under investigation in Australia following claims that it collects data from millions of Android smartphones users, who unwittingly pay their telecom for gigabytes consumed during the harvesting, regu...More..

Microsoft Announces Surface Hub 2 With Four New Features
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Microsoft Announces Surface Hub 2 With Four New Features

The Surface Hub 2 with only a 50.5-inch display as Microsoft will scrap the larger display size next year. Even with this much sleeker look, it still contains speakers, a far-field microphone array, and a came...More..

by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

First SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket lobs comms sat into orbit

While the satellite started its journey to the space, people of all ages across the country were awake and many of them started singing with joy and pride the national anthem - "Amaar Sonar Bangla, Ami Tomay Va...More..

Google Assistant to get six new voices
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Google Assistant to get six new voices

This is a big deal because "our technologies reflect our culture", Dr. Miriam E. Sweeney, an assistant professor at the University of Alabama who specializes in digital media, told Moneyish. Custom routines all...More..

Nintendo Has No Plans for Virtual Console on Switch
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Nintendo Has No Plans for Virtual Console on Switch

The prices for the online service were revealed back in June 2017 but Nintendo updated it with a new tier. The Nintendo Switch Online Service , like other home console online subscriptions, will gi...More..

Whats App Requires Instagram, Face-book Video Integration With PiP Attribute
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Whats App Requires Instagram, Face-book Video Integration With PiP Attribute

One of the initial partners is Resy which is a dinner reservation service serving locations like New York, Hamptons, Los Angeles, Napa, Chicago etc. Facebook , meanwhile, has been exploring e-commerce for yea...More..

Apple iPhone X Was The Best Selling Smartphone In Q1 Of 2018
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Apple iPhone X Was The Best Selling Smartphone In Q1 Of 2018

The iPhone 8 Plus , launched along with the iPhone 8 and iPhone X was the third best selling smartphone with 8.3 million units sold. Samsung has shipped 5.3 million units of Galaxy S9 Plus for sixth ...More..

Facebook Dating App Announcement Hits Shares Of Match Group, IAC
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Facebook Dating App Announcement Hits Shares Of Match Group, IAC

Facebook separately announced Tuesday that its popular Messenger app would soon be able to translate missives in real time, deploying artificial intelligence to enable text conversations between people using d...More..

Louis Tomlinson proud to share name with Prince Louis
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Louis Tomlinson proud to share name with Prince Louis

Although the royal couple's wealth is not confirmed , it is estimated to be very high. Kate only adopts the title of Princess because in the United Kingdom she takes on her husband's title. It's a royal rite o...More..

WhatsApp founder to depart after spat with Facebook over security
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

WhatsApp founder to depart after spat with Facebook over security

He did so after the Washington Post's Elizabeth Dwoskin reported that he was "worn down" by debates with Facebook on matters such as WhatsApp's advertising-adverse business strategy, its embrace of end-to-...More..

by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

IPhone X blamed for Apple's slow growth in smartphone sales

Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at KGI Securities, believes that this may be the start of a general phase-out of 3D Touch across the iPhone range, and that by 2019 the technology will have disappeared completely. This...More..

IAAF wants Semenya to lower her testosterone levels or quit, says report
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

IAAF wants Semenya to lower her testosterone levels or quit, says report

Under the new rules, Semenya will either have to take prescribed medication to allow her to compete, or she must move to longer-distance running. " Athletics' governing body, the IAAF, will reportedly announc...More..

Analysts See $-0.33 EPS for Snap Inc. (SNAP) on May, 1
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Analysts See $-0.33 EPS for Snap Inc. (SNAP) on May, 1

These changes will hopefully to alleviate some of the loss Snap experienced with their first generation Spectacles . Snap is reportedly working on another version of Spectacles , which could have augm...More..

Wall St to scour Facebook results for user defections after scandal
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Wall St to scour Facebook results for user defections after scandal

Facebook's business model relies on allowing advertisers to use customers' data to better target them and using the revenue from these ads to keep the social network available for free. Facebook also added almo...More..

BMW iX3 Electric SUV Revealed At Beijing Motor Show
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

BMW iX3 Electric SUV Revealed At Beijing Motor Show

The iX3 is certainly going to be an exciting product from BMW. It will be produced in China under the BMW Brilliance Automotive joint venture. Mounted on to the chassis in this instance is a 268bhp all-electr...More..

OnePlus 6 to arrive with new materials, with same craftsmanship
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

OnePlus 6 to arrive with new materials, with same craftsmanship

OnePlus is leaving no stone unturned in building the hype train for its forthcoming OnePlus 6 smartphone . As per the official teasers, OnePlus 6 is coming with several upgrades both in terms of desig...More..

Justice Department examining possible antitrust collusion by AT&T, Verizon to limit eSIM
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Justice Department examining possible antitrust collusion by AT&T, Verizon to limit eSIM

The technology in eSIM - short for electronic SIM - allows users to switch between carriers via a settings menu directly from their phone or tablet. That makes it easier to compare wireless networks and easil...More..

Nokia launches R3,999 Nokia 6 in South Africa
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Nokia launches R3,999 Nokia 6 in South Africa

The Airtel TV offer and MakeMyTrip offers are available with the Nokia 8 Sirocco as well. There is a 10% cashback on ICICI Bank Credit and Debit Cards and a 5% off for Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card holders. Th...More..

Moto G6 Plus hands-on: Motorola trying to do the impossible
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Moto G6 Plus hands-on: Motorola trying to do the impossible

Alongside those devices, we also got the Moto E5 family. We've been waiting for the new G6 phones ever since the Moto G6 Plus posed for Mr. After rolling out the Android Oreo 8.0 update for the former...More..

Moto E5 and E5 Plus hands-on preview: Your next cheap phone
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Moto E5 and E5 Plus hands-on preview: Your next cheap phone

The new lineup - comprised of the Moto G6 , Moto G6 Plus , and Moto G6 Play - are the latest in ... For Moto E, it has the E5, E5 Plus, and E5 Play. Moto G6 Play specifications The Moto G6 Play also ...More..

Facebook points finger at Google and Twitter for data collection
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Facebook points finger at Google and Twitter for data collection

The result is that you're helping Facebook build a profile of yourself. Asked to define the term, Zuckerberg could only respond: "Senator, I think that this is a really hard question and I think its one o...More..

European Union parliament renews call for Facebook CEO to testify over data scandal
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

European Union parliament renews call for Facebook CEO to testify over data scandal

But now it is not clear whether the company is still pursuing the cryptocurrency plan. Kaiser also said that Banks refused to pay a bill of 41,500 pounds ($59,500) for initial work undertaken by Cambridg...More..