Lost Asteroid 2010 WC9 to come close to Earth on May 15

On May 8, 2018 - nearly eight years later - astronomers discovered an asteroid and gave it the temporary designation ZJ99C60. The Minor Planet Center indicates that 2010 WC9 is an Apollo type asteroid, just like the infamous Chelyabinsk me... More..

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Ground gets signals from Bangabandhu-1

SpaceX was set to launch the Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket on the afternoon of May 10 from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Elon Musk's fledgling aerospace company SpaceX has bounced back from its ...More..

SpaceX to launch 'Falcon 9 Block 5' on Thursday
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

SpaceX to launch 'Falcon 9 Block 5' on Thursday

It will be just another routine launch, but should serve as a proving ground for the Block 5, which Musk has referred to as the "finished version" of its reusable Falcon 9 rockets. There is a 20 percent chance ...More..

Google Maps changes include AR directions, more
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Google Maps changes include AR directions, more

This number is meant to represent how well you might like a place based on a variety of information gathered by Google, including what you've rated and visited in the past, your drink and food preferences, and ...More..

Gmail will soon be writing entire emails for you
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Gmail will soon be writing entire emails for you

The next suggestion will then come up, and you can keep doing the Tab dance if you want, all the way to the end. When you type a sentence in an email, lighter text to potentially complete the sentence will ap...More..

Apple Acknowledges iPhone Is Struggling With A Serious Issue
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Apple Acknowledges iPhone Is Struggling With A Serious Issue

After discreetly addressing the microphone problem in iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus , Apple is now doing the same for another serious problem in the iPhone X, which was labeled the world's best-selling sma...More..

Google's Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Crashed Into A Sedan In Arizona
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Google's Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Crashed Into A Sedan In Arizona

Chandler Police told PCMag that the crash occurred when the Honda sedan was traveling eastbound, but had to swerve to avoid striking another vehicle heading northbound. It's unclear at this stage what caused th...More..

The First Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay Details Have Arrived
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

The First Red Dead Redemption 2 Gameplay Details Have Arrived

This exclusive content has yet to be detailed by Rockstar Games , but Sony could potentially share more details on it at E3 2018 in Los Angeles this June. In Red Dead Redemption , Marston has finally been cau...More..

Oculus Go now available, standalone mobile VR for £199
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Oculus Go now available, standalone mobile VR for £199

Barra has reappeared again this time in a new unboxing video for Oculus Go. Several users noted that the 64gb would likely cost more than the $199 32gb version. In the course of showing it to a friend, that...More..

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook to add dating service
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook to add dating service

This feature will enable you to see the websites and apps that send us information when you use them, delete this information from your account, and turn off our ability to store it associated with your acc...More..

Top offers on Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco in India
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Top offers on Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco in India

While handsets like the Nokia 8110 are available to check out, there is also a mysterious unannounced handset that can be seen in promotional materials and also in the flesh there as well. The Nokia 8 ...More..

Kim Kardashian And Tristan Thompson Unfollow Each Other On Instagram
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Kim Kardashian And Tristan Thompson Unfollow Each Other On Instagram

She gave birth to their daughter, True , days after the story broke. However, not everyone seemed pleased to see the 6ft 7in star back on social media quite so soon after the scandal. Judging from Kim's ac...More..

Australia announces record investment in Great Barrier Reef
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Australia announces record investment in Great Barrier Reef

As part of the package, to be detailed in the May federal budget, the Turnbull Government will partner with the Great Barrier Reef Foundation through a $444 million agreement to tackle the COTS, reduce po...More..

Avengers: Infinity War's Iron Spider Suit Is In Marvel's Spider-Man
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Avengers: Infinity War's Iron Spider Suit Is In Marvel's Spider-Man

Well in the sequel, we will see him in more diverse locations. As of right now, there have been six suits announced: the Classic Suit, the Noir Suit, Iron Spider, Spider-Punk, the Advanced Suit (the one with ...More..

'Schoolhouse Rock' Composer Bob Dorough Dead At 94
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

'Schoolhouse Rock' Composer Bob Dorough Dead At 94

BETHEL, PA, at the age of 94, NPR reports. His granddaughter Corin Wolf didn't disclose his exact cause of death but told CNN that Dorough was diagnosed with cancer previous year. While working a day job at...More..

Google Announces A Standalone Tasks App
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Google Announces A Standalone Tasks App

The design is very modern, it might not seem very different compared to previous design but it's those little things that make up for a much more pleasant interface. Because you probably get a heck of a lot mor...More..

To beat porch thieves, Amazon will deliver packages to members' parked cars
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

To beat porch thieves, Amazon will deliver packages to members' parked cars

Despite reminders, the possibility is always there that when the AMZN driver leaves with the package, the vehicle has left the designated area (something Amazon will know as it has access to the car's locat...More..

Amazon's Echo Spot lets you watch videos on its circular display
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Amazon's Echo Spot lets you watch videos on its circular display

You can also watch shorts videos like movie trailers on Echo Spot . This will essentially enable you to use the Alexa voice assistant without having to switch on your TV. Amazon already has the ability to c...More..

European Commission opens in-depth investigation of Apple-Shazam deal
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

European Commission opens in-depth investigation of Apple-Shazam deal

In other words, "competing music streaming services could be put at a competitive disadvantage", the commission said in a statement . In its announcement about the move , the Commission said the investiga...More..

Amazon lets you create Alexa Skills with Alexa Skill Blueprints
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Amazon lets you create Alexa Skills with Alexa Skill Blueprints

Below, a video from Alexa developers shows how users can create a family trivia skill. Head to blueprints.amazon.com to start making some skills. Blueprints launches today for Alexa users in the United St...More..

In Florida, all systems go for SpaceX's launch of space telescope
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

In Florida, all systems go for SpaceX's launch of space telescope

The launch was originally scheduled for Monday evening, but at the last minute, NASA said the launch team made a decision to delay to "conduct additional guidance navigation and control analysis". Those plane...More..

Launch delay for Nasa's planet-hunting spacecraft
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Launch delay for Nasa's planet-hunting spacecraft

Here are five things to know about the exciting new mission. Severe storms Sunday night that held the potential to delay the rocket from going vertical were expected to clear for Monday's 30-second launch win...More..

Nintendo Switch Getting Classic Sega Games This Summer
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Nintendo Switch Getting Classic Sega Games This Summer

Last year, AT Games, a business partner of Sega's and longtime manufacturer of Sega retro consoles announced its Sega Genesis Flashback . Shenmue I & II Will come to PS4 in 2018 in Japan, while the west wi...More..

'Dark Souls Remastered' Switch Release Delayed to Summer
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

'Dark Souls Remastered' Switch Release Delayed to Summer

The Switch version and the Solaire amiibo have unfortunately been bumped from the original May 25th, 2018 release date to a more nebulous "later this summer". PC/PS4/X1 versions will maintain their May 25th rel...More..

Gmail to soon receive 'Confidential Mode' and 'Self-Destructing' Emails
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Gmail to soon receive 'Confidential Mode' and 'Self-Destructing' Emails

Also, the new feature will be smoothly embedded in the compose screen of the Gmail website which will make it easier for the users to switch to the " Confidential Mode ". We didn't overlook the part where ema...More..

VERIFY: Did Zuckerberg say we will all soon be paying for Facebook?
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

VERIFY: Did Zuckerberg say we will all soon be paying for Facebook?

There were plenty of unanswered questions at the end of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's second day of testimony before Congress. Cambridge Analytica compromised personal information of approximately 87 mil...More..

Deficit to top $1 trillion per year by 2020, CBO says
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Deficit to top $1 trillion per year by 2020, CBO says

The CBO report says that that the twin tax and spending bills will push the budget deficit to $804 billion this year and just under $1 trillion for the upcoming budget year. The CBO reported that from 2021 to...More..

Far Cry 5 Well Done Challenge
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Far Cry 5 Well Done Challenge

Far Cry 5's menus have been promoting the upcoming release of Live Events, and the first of these is finally available. It trails only behind Tom Clancy's The Division , with $310 million Dollars in consumer ...More..

Villanova head coach Jay Wright thanks the Philadelphia Eagles
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Villanova head coach Jay Wright thanks the Philadelphia Eagles

It's the third title for Villanova in program history, with the other coming in 1985. Villanova head coach Jay Wright hugs Phil Booth as they celebrate after the championship game of the NCAA men's basket...More..

Release Date Announced For New Spiderman Game
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Release Date Announced For New Spiderman Game

Scott Campbell, Mark Bagley, John Romita Sr., John Romita Jr., Joe Quesada and (of course) Steve Ditko, as well as many other iconic Spider-Man artists". Spider-Man will be available in standard editions as wel...More..

Intel Rolls Out Core i9 Mobile Processors
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Intel Rolls Out Core i9 Mobile Processors

Each subsequent generation has become increasingly powerful and quite competitive with Intel's notebook chips . Intel's new Core i9 chips offer speeds up to 5GHz. Hamberger said that if the chip runs a...More..

SpaceX Launching Supplies To International Space Station
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

SpaceX Launching Supplies To International Space Station

Dragon separated from its Falcon 9 second-stage rocket about 10 minutes after liftoff. Both the Falcon 9 rocket and the Dragon capsule launching today are flight tested, meaning they've been used in previous la...More..

Fortnite iOS Can Be Played Without an Invite Now
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Fortnite iOS Can Be Played Without an Invite Now

That's right, as long as you're using a compatible iPhone you can experience one of the hottest games of the year and bring non-stop Battle Royale action with you wherever you may go. Like most PC games, F...More..

'Out of control' Chinese space lab to meet fiery end within hours
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

'Out of control' Chinese space lab to meet fiery end within hours

How big is it - and will it hit me? However, it is larger than most man-made debris re-entering the Earth's atmosphere. Markus Dolensky, technical director of the International Center for Radio Astronomy...More..

A Ghostly Galaxy Lacking Dark Matter (image)
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

A Ghostly Galaxy Lacking Dark Matter (image)

When Prof Pieter van Dokkum , lead author of the study, first spotted NGC1052-DF2: "I stared a lot at that image and just marvelled at it..." But observations through telescopes show them spinning way faster t...More..

Google celebrates 153rd birthday of Anandi Gopal Joshi
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

Google celebrates 153rd birthday of Anandi Gopal Joshi

As was custom during the mid-nineteenth century, Yamuna ( Anandi Gopal Joshi ) was pressured to marry at a very young age - nine. Ananpi Goshi was India's first female physician - she is remembered today by...More..

US FTC investigating Facebook's privacy practices
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

US FTC investigating Facebook's privacy practices

Accordingly, the FTC takes very seriously recent press reports raising substantial concerns about the privacy practices of Facebook. "If people are anxious about privacy, Facebook is the last thing they sho...More..

by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Photos of Tiangong-1 hurtling towards Earth are terrifying: Should you worry?

Predicting exactly where any impact locations could occur is beyond astronomer's current technical capabilities, according to the European Space Agency (ESA ). "Some parts of the upper atmosphere are thicker...More..

Rauner And Pritzker To Face Off In November's Illinois Governor Race
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Rauner And Pritzker To Face Off In November's Illinois Governor Race

Longtime Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan, a near-constant GOP target, was also an issue in several Democratic primaries . Cook County came through for Rauner , delivering a 10,000-vote edge that ch...More..

Pennsylvania Trust Co Increases Position in Amazon.com, Inc
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Pennsylvania Trust Co Increases Position in Amazon.com, Inc

Argus Research maintained Amazon .com, Inc. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by Scotia Capital given on Friday, February 24. The stock now has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $1,4...More..