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Apple announces watchOS 4, new iPad Pro

On the software front, Apple announced the details of two operating system updates - iOS 11 and MacOS High Sierra , as well as changes to the Apple Wat...


South Korean President Pledges Nuclear Phase Out

Our Kim In-kyung has more. South Korea's new president, Moon Jae-in , has vowed to phase out the country's dependence on nuclear power , warning of "unima...


Tropical storm warnings issued in Louisiana

The chance of development of the system has increased to 60% as it moves over the next several days. This storm may briefly become a Tropical Storm before wea...


Bowser needs help in Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga

Bowser's Minions , Treehouse confirmed, is an entirely new, nearly full-length campaign that players will also be able to get their hands on. Look out for Ma...


Sony Be Refusing Cross-Platform Play for Minecraft

As a part of the update , Minecraft is ditching any special brandings associated with Minecraft for Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , mobile games or VR...


NASA's Aqua satellite sees Tropical Depression Calvin soak Mexico

Current Status. The National Hurricane Center ( NHC ) estimates that the center of Calvin is at approximately 16.18°N, 96.18°W, about 45 mi (70 km) NNE of Pue...


ESL and Intel announce massive partnership and $1 million prize

The team that will win this magnificent prize will be the first one to win four of the ten remaining $200,000+ tournaments hosted in tandem by DreamHack and ES...


Hyundai plays catch-up with new subcompact SUV

Hyundai is targeting annual production of 135,000 Kona models in South Korea next year, after shifting some output of lower-margin Accent cars to Kia Motors' ...


Warriors Rally to Beat Cavs in Game 3 of NBA Finals

No team has come from 3-0 down to win an National Basketball Association play-off series in 126 attempts. They will again have to rewrite the record books if ...


EA Play 2017 Roundup: Everything Revealed At EA Play 2017

For more on Battlefront , check out why we said Battlefront 2's multiplayer is bigger, better, and more emotional and why the single-player campaign isn't w...


Fires and worst storm in decades kill nine people in South Africa

At least eight people have been killed and thousands displaced in the South African city of Cape Town after the worst storm in three decades storm unleashed h...


SpaceX poised for Thursday cargo launch to space station

The Dragon capsule for this mission was previously used in 2014 to carry supplies to the space station. The Spaceflight Now Twitter page, said that th...


Apple Watch to enhance fitness monitoring using NFC tag reading

Apple Watch , tied for No. 1 in IDC's wearable device tracker for the first quarter, is getting more functionality via Watch OS 4. Today is the start of Ap...


OneLogin Breach Compromised Customer Data, Ability to Decrypt Encrypted Data

Not anymore. OneLogin has posted a note on its website , which is a good thing, in which it explains that it is shocked and that it has called in the police alr...


PlayStation 3 Production Ends in Japan

Based on a post of PlayStation Turkey on Twitter, two of the titles for the June 2017 free games lineup include Square Enix's episodic graphic adventure game ...


Scientists baffled after mysterious 'alien megastructure' star starts dimming again!

The conundrum involves a series of odd, erratic fading events by star KIC 8462852 - otherwise known at "Tabby's Star" after Yale University astronomer Tabeth...


Grand Theft Auto V sales hit 80m units

CEO Strauss Zelnik (Strauss Zelnick) joyfully notes that "sandbox" from Rockstar is still "attracts and pleases" to a new audience. While some might speculate...


Google's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of three matches

But AlphaGo's success is considered the most significant for AI yet due to the complexity of Go, which has an incomputable number of move options, putting a pre...


Rebel Wilson tells court Australian articles hurt her career

Hollywood star Rebel Wilson on Monday (May 22) accused an Australian publisher of portraying her as a serial liar in a series of articles that she said cost...


More bugs may be released: Hacking group

Microsoft has connected previous exploits of its products released by the mysterious Shadow Brokers group to tools which were stolen from NSA cyber warfare op...


Edouard Philippe takes office as new French prime minister

Macron is seeking to attract members from both the right and left to his new political party, La République en Marche (Republic on the Move), in time for ne...


Sensex scales another peak of 30346.69; Nifty at 9450.65

Sentiment was also lifted by Asian stocks, which edged higher for a third consecutive day, as investors focused on strong corporate earnings and the dollar gave...


Microsoft detailed the new 'Windows 10 Fall Creators Update'

What this means to you: If there's a theme to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, it's connection rather than creation. The fall Windows 10 update will includ...


Macron, Le Pen offer sharp contrast in visions for France

With no majority victor, the top two vote-getters-far-right leader Marine Le Pen of the National Front and Emmanuel Macron of the progressive En Marche! party...


BlackBerry KEYone will launch in the USA on May 31

BlackBerry KeyOne is the big comeback for everyone's favorite (and pretty much only) option for a smartphone with a tactile physical keyboard. The carrier-locke...


Apple is building a person-to-person payments service like Venmo

Apple's money transfer service could give Apple Pay a boost, but only if users embrace the service in lieu of the other available options. The company first p...


Google Battles Fake News in Search With New Feedback Mechanism, Ranking Changes

Autocomplete helps predict the searches people might be typing, while Featured Snippets appear at the top of search results showing a highlight of the inform...


State Department Promotion of Trump's Mar-a-Lago Draws Fire

Trump broke precedent by not divesting from his business interests when he became president. The short item was posted on a promotional website called " Share...


National Football League mock draft: Mel Kiper addresses Kansas City Chiefs offensive needs

Should the Cardinals reach for a quarterback here? Everyone wants to know who the Eagles are targeting at No. 14 overall. Here are his Jets picks. Before ...


March For Science On Earth Day To Resist Trump's War On Facts

Egger now serves as president of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT), which has endorsed the national March for Science . Climate change d...


Facebook video murder suspect kills himself in Pa., police confirm

McDonald's staff tipped off police about the location of Facebook killer Steve Stephens after he ordered 20 Chicken McNuggets. Although Facebook pulled the ...


Mini Super Nintendo? SNES Classic may launch this year

The website Eurogamer - whose sources have been on the money in the past - is now claiming Nintendo is putting a tiny Super NES into production for a Holida...


Google reportedly building ad-blocker into Chrome

This feature, Wall Street Journal reports , would be turned on by default. One thing that Google is still considering is whether its ad-blocker will only block...


IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct. in '17

The UAE's forecast is cut to 1.5 per cent from 2.5 per cent previous year. The IMF resident representative also said higher commodity prices will push up infl...


AMD Launches Radeon RX-500 Series; Polaris Evolved for 2017

For example the Core speeds on the AMD RX 580 have been increased from 1120 MHz (AMD RX 480) to 1257 MHz (AMD RX 580). Either figure is a pretty significant j...