EPA Increases Amount of Renewable Fuels Required Nationwide

In fact, GAO said biomass-based biodiesel "is the exception among the categories in that it exceeded its minimum of at least 1 billion gallons for 2015". Kimberley says the advanced biofuel category is a bright spot for biodiesel in the RFS. The st... More..

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Uber in landmark court battle on Tuesday to escape strict rules
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Uber in landmark court battle on Tuesday to escape strict rules

Or, in the words of the request for a ruling, is Uber, as it argues, " "an intelligent telephone and technological platform" interface and software application which enable them to connect with one another", or...More..

Tesla will launch its upgraded Autopilot in three weeks
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Tesla will launch its upgraded Autopilot in three weeks

For instance, new buyers were warned that their Autopilot version 2 (known among drivers as AP2, versus the original AP1 system) would miss out on Autosteer, Autopark, automatic lane-changing, and Summon, which...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

No 'official' United States delegation for Castro funeral

Since his death on Friday night, state-run newspapers, television and radio have run wall-to-wall tributes to Fidel Castro, broadcasting non-stop footage of his speeches, interviews and foreign trips, intersp...More..

Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Great Barrier Reef sees record coral deaths this year

In the northernmost section of the reef, which had been considered the most "pristine", some 67% of the coral died . The governments of Australia and the state of Queensland will update the UNESCO World Heri...More..

Video glitches plague new MacBook Pro
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Video glitches plague new MacBook Pro

That includes the 15- and 17-inch MacBook Pro from early 2011 as well as the Mac mini from early 2009 and the 13-inch MacBook from mid-2009. Based on posts on Apple's support forum , it appears that th...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Best Weather Satellite Ever Launched: How It Will Save Lives

R Series (GOES-R) satellite launched successfully from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. "This new four-satellite GOES series is really a quantum leap above any satellite NOAA has ever flown", he said . Af...More..

Rain, milder temperatures expected into the midweek
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Rain, milder temperatures expected into the midweek

Thursday morning commute might be a little slick with rain/snow showers, turning to rain after 10 a.m. Franklin County received a total of 4.89 inches of rain during the first 10 days of October, but only tr...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Southern storms should ease drought, but fire threat remains

Gatlinburg police had been going door to door in one neighborhood asking for voluntary evacuations. There are no evacuations in effect and no injuries have been reported. The South Carolina Forestry Commissio...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Kanpur, Patna-Indore Express Accident: Search Ops Off; 145 Killed

While the exact cause of the incident is yet to be ascertained, initial reports blame track fracture. The passengers were crushed as the coaches rolled over them. He also ordered an investigation into the crash...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Microsoft CEO says an "ultimate mobile device" is coming

By the looks of things, the Surface Phone will launch in two variants next year. It seems this device could replace the company's Lumia line, and it is likely that they enter the market by mid-2017. In the ema...More..

Best Black Friday iPhone 7 Deals
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Best Black Friday iPhone 7 Deals

But as of now, the South Korean mobile empire opened the Galaxy Beta Program . We'll add more deals as they appear. Bull's Eye retailer's Apple iPhone 7 Plus payments start at $22.34 a month compared to $25 to...More..

by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S8 might pack 6GB of RAM and 256GB storage

That doesn't mean the Galaxy S8 won't turn out to be a great phone. Also, the newest feature is that the model has an internal storage read and write speed up to 500 mbps making the transferring of data from ot...More..

by | Monday, November 28, 2016

5000 fish in ice at Japan skating rink cause uproar

Toshimi Takeda, general manager of Space World , said the intention was for customers to have fun while also learning about fish. Some netizens even took to posting messages on the Facebook page urging vis...More..

Volkswagen bets on new technology to bounce back from crisis
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Volkswagen bets on new technology to bounce back from crisis

He said that the auto manufacturer was planning to sell around a million electric cars in one day and become a global vehicle manufacturing company across the world. VW has plans to roll out two dozen electric ...More..

Babar Azam leads Pakistan fight back in second Test against Blackcaps Updated
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Babar Azam leads Pakistan fight back in second Test against Blackcaps Updated

He scored four fours and two sixes before edging one to Watling to give Southee his fourth wicket of the innings. Babar anchored the Pakistan innings after batting for more than four and a half hours and ...More..

Technical glitch sends Schiaparelli crashing into Mars
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Technical glitch sends Schiaparelli crashing into Mars

When investigating the Schiaparelli's impact with the Red Planet, scientists discovered that the parachute deployed normally at an altitude of 12 km and a speed of 1730 km/h. Customary to Metric. But the la...More..

LG to issue full refunds to customers with faulty Nexus 5X handsets
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

LG to issue full refunds to customers with faulty Nexus 5X handsets

According to an email from LG sent to a few of its customers, the company is now offering refunds (of the full purchase price) for devices affected by this issue. To rectify this issue, we would like to offer y...More..

'No Man's Sky' developer breaks long silence with update news
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

'No Man's Sky' developer breaks long silence with update news

In a blog post titled 'Foundation Update Incoming, ' Hello Games mentioned that the next major patch for No Man's Sky will contain the first elements of an upcoming base-building mechanic. Detailed patch no...More..

Xbox Scorpio power isn't just a story of teraflops
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Xbox Scorpio power isn't just a story of teraflops

Phil Spencer talks about the Project Scorpio [Image by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images]"Scorpio will be a premium console; It will cost more than [the Xbox One] S obviously". However, with the Xbox One Scorpio ...More..

Ethiopia detains foreign pilots in a vintage air rally
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Ethiopia detains foreign pilots in a vintage air rally

The planes took off from the Greek island of Crete on 12 November on a 13,000km (8,000 mile) journey to Cape Town. He disappeared between Sudan and Ethiopia during a three-hour leg of the flight across Afri...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Death toll rises, around 140 killed in Indore-Patna Exp disaster

In what is believed to be the worst train accident in six years, the Indore-Patna Express train derailment could have been reportedly caused by cracked tracks. Eight-year-old Sejal Yadav was pulled from the wre...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Brightest moon in almost 69 years lights up sky around globe

When the sun, the moon , and Earth line up as the moon orbits Earth, that's known as syzygy. The closest point is called the perigee and furthest point is called the apogee. The most recent supermoon occ...More..

Facebook developing censorship software for China
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Facebook developing censorship software for China

The social network co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has long claimed that he wants to "make the world more open and connected " through Facebook . In order to achieve this, the social network developed a censorship...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Multiple People Shot At Shawnee Park In Louisville

The Juice Bowl is a longtime Thanksgiving Day tradition filled with family and community cheer. The men's football games were then canceled. Police did not have a motive for the two related shootings in Shawn...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

So This Is How Kim Kardashian Has Reacted To Kanye West's Hospitalisation

Kanye - who has three-year-old daughter North and 23-month-old son Saint with his wife Kim - tries to privately deal with his grief about his mother's passing but it's always there every time the anniver...More..

United Kingdom set for £1bn broadband boost
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

United Kingdom set for £1bn broadband boost

Broadband is near the top of the list of Chancellor Philip Hammond's investments in United Kingdom infrastructure, targeted to provide the greatest benefits and impact on economic growth. The UK Chancellor, amo...More..

Turkey: 3 Turkish troops in Syria die in government strike
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Turkey: 3 Turkish troops in Syria die in government strike

It would be the first time Turkish soldiers have been killed by Syrian government forces in the offensive, which Damascus has denounced as a "flagrant violation of Syrian sovereignty". The attack also wounded...More..

Great places to shop local on Small Business Saturday in Metro Detroit
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Great places to shop local on Small Business Saturday in Metro Detroit

In Faribault, shops across the city are open and participating in the event that many business owners say is crucial to their livelihoods. While many retailers from downtown Mansfield signed on, participati...More..

The PlayStation Store Update For November 22 to November 28
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

The PlayStation Store Update For November 22 to November 28

Skyrim Remastered is being sold at a 37% discount for £24.99, which is cheaper than the cheapest physical retailer Smyths toys, and even Amazon . Many deals are getting sprinkled throughout the days leadi...More..

Trump admits 'some connectivity' between climate change and human activity
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Trump admits 'some connectivity' between climate change and human activity

It depends on how much". Stay tuned to Devex as we continue to examine the intersection of development and climate change - one of the biggest stories on the planet. He also said he's keeping an "open mind" on ...More..

Pokemon Sun & Moon Ain't That Fun On Older 3DS
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Pokemon Sun & Moon Ain't That Fun On Older 3DS

We do not know if the game will be called Pokemon Stars when it arrives but it does match the Pokemon Sun and Moon game title. This is because you get a free healing item, such as Potions, every time you bu...More..

Opponents say barring pot use in Denver businesses unwise
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Opponents say barring pot use in Denver businesses unwise

From January 1 onward, it will be illegal for businesses with liquor licenses to also allow the consumption of marijuana on their premises. On Nov. Supporters of the new rule, including the Colorado Restaur...More..

You Can Now Voice Control Robot Vacs with Alexa
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

You Can Now Voice Control Robot Vacs with Alexa

As per the CEO of Neato Robotics , Giacomo Marini - "Neato's innovation is a huge leap forward for the smart home". Alexa can be used to order a ride via Uber, check the weather, add an event to your calendar,...More..

Instagram launches 'disappearing video' to rival Snapchat
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Instagram launches 'disappearing video' to rival Snapchat

If you have a public account, anyone can see your Instagram Stories regardless of whether or not they follow you. You'll also be able to find more live streams through the Explore feature. "Live" will also ap...More..

Google opens retail space in Vancouver
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Google opens retail space in Vancouver

Best Buy's ad indicates that the deal is not restricted to in-store purchase only, so the web store listing link for the Home should reflect the price change after 5PM ET on Thanksgiving Day. On the market fo...More..

One person critically injured in Neodesha plant explosion
by | Wednesday, November 23, 2016

One person critically injured in Neodesha plant explosion

Smoke from a reported explosion near Neodesha, Kansas caused issues on roadways Tuesday, ultimately closing US-400 temporarily. KDOT reports that United States 400 is closed from Fredonia east to Neodesha, wi...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Offshore Quake Causes Tsunamis, Nuclear Worries in Japan

But his wife and high school-age daughter had to flee their home. The region was also hit by a series of weaker quakes throughout Tuesday. And it was so terrible. Guests appeared "calm" as staffers checked in...More..

Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Cooper, Democrats pressuring Gov. McCrory to concede

He released a video Saturday declaring "we have won this race". "Unfortunately, Governor McCrory has chosen not to accept the results of this election and continues to disparage not only the voters in this gr...More..

Numerous North Georgia Wildfires Now Fully Contained
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Numerous North Georgia Wildfires Now Fully Contained

Twenty-five counties were issued this ban on November 7. "Fire experts with the N.C. Forest Service feel the current drought situation and the increase in available forest fuels makes it necessary to increase...More..

Donald Trump's Plan For His First 100 Days As President Is Here
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Donald Trump's Plan For His First 100 Days As President Is Here

The president-elect also announced an ethics reform policy that, if implemented, could have a far-reaching impact on the many government officials who sign up with lobbying firms after their public service. cre...More..

Best weather satellite ever built rockets into orbit
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Best weather satellite ever built rockets into orbit

Think superhero speed and accuracy for forecasting. The United Launch Alliance (ULA) rocket launched from SLC-41 at Cape Canaveral at the end of a one hour-long window at 18:42 local time. With this new technol...More..

The 'Unbreakable' Impact of Janet Jackson
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

The 'Unbreakable' Impact of Janet Jackson

She closed out the message with the Arabic line, "Al-hamdu lillāh;" a phrase that translates to "praise be to God", and also unintentionally loans credence to rumors reported through MSN that she converted ...More..

Overwatch's Sombra and Patch Release
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Overwatch's Sombra and Patch Release

Steve Wright, aka Stevivor: A Canadian-Australian gay gaming geek, freelance journalist, sweet games blog owner, ice hockey player/fan, beer aficionado and tech trainer. Storyline-wise, Ecopoint: Antarctica was...More..

Fallout 4 1.12 Update for PS4 Download Available with New Tweaks
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Fallout 4 1.12 Update for PS4 Download Available with New Tweaks

However, gamers who play the video game on the PS4 shouldn't have to wait much longer as new reports are coming in that " Fallout 4 " mods will be released for the console very soon. It comes as a part of the 1...More..

Action Fullmetal Alchemist Film's Teaser Shows Ryōsuke Yamada as Ed & CG Al
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Action Fullmetal Alchemist Film's Teaser Shows Ryōsuke Yamada as Ed & CG Al

Directed by Fumihiko Sori, it shows Edward (played by Ryosuke Yamada) using his powers to fight off monsters. Fullmetal Alchemist fans can also see Edward Elric starting his own form of alchemy in which req...More..

Everything you need to know about tonight's spectacular Leonid meteor shower
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Everything you need to know about tonight's spectacular Leonid meteor shower

With a waning gibbous moon this year, star gazers should expect to see less than 10 meteors per hour. The only other piece of bad news is, well, that supermoon. This year's shooting star show isn't expect...More..

Carbon Dioxide Emissions Close to Flat for Third Straight Year, Report Says
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Carbon Dioxide Emissions Close to Flat for Third Straight Year, Report Says

China saw carbon dioxide emissions decrease by 0.7 percent in 2015 and is forecast to see an additional 0.5 percent decline in 2016. World greenhouse-gas emissions stayed flat for the third year in a row in...More..

China says didn't invent global warming, vows to fight climate change
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

China says didn't invent global warming, vows to fight climate change

Faced with the prospect of a Trump administration opposed to combating global warming, Chinese officials continue to challenge the Trump's views in a way not often seen in U.S. The group also said the USA gover...More..

by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Kerry: 'Overwhelming majority' in US back Paris climate deal

That agreement was the product of negotiations involving about 200 countries. For now, the United States is proceeding as usual. He will replace Barack Obama as president on January 20, 2017. The warning sign...More..