President Barack Obama Honors Joe Biden With Surprise Medal of Freedom

At no point in his presidency, Obama said, did he regret his decision to pick Biden as his running mate. A teary-eyed Mr Biden accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom at a ceremony at the White House on Thursday dedicated to honouring the outgoi... More..

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Trailer Released For Ultra Street Fighter II
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Trailer Released For Ultra Street Fighter II

Evil Ryu and Violent Ken are the two new confirmed fighters, with all of the classics returning as well. The version of Evil Ryu is Ryu being overcome with Satsui no Hado and obsessed with proving to become t...More..

International Olympic Committee strips China of three 2008 weightlifting golds
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

International Olympic Committee strips China of three 2008 weightlifting golds

The International Weightlifting Federation said last year that countries with three or more failed drugs tests in the re-tests of Beijing and London would be banned for a year from all international competition...More..

Google Maps Streamlines Uber, Lyft Ordering Through App
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Google Maps Streamlines Uber, Lyft Ordering Through App

Last year, Google introduced the new ride services mode to Google Maps , giving users the ability to search for directions on Android or iOS devices, and then use its dedicated tab with information on ...More..

Rare ruby seadragon seen alive for the first time
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Rare ruby seadragon seen alive for the first time

Though related to the Leafy and Common Seadragon , Ruby Seadragons are so elusive that capturing them on video in the wild has proved impossible, until now. The new images showed another striking difference,...More..

Paris Prosecutor Opens Probe into Emissions Cheating at Renault
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Paris Prosecutor Opens Probe into Emissions Cheating at Renault

While she stopped short of describing the software as a defeat device of the sort used by Volkswagen to cheat on emissions tests, she said there was no doubt Fiat Chrysler's software "is contributing to ill...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

HTC unveils U Ultra, U Play models

The 128GB storage variant of the HTC U Ultra is an exception, though, as that phone comes with a sapphire display . The internals are made up of a Snapdragon 821, 4GB of RAM and either 64GB or 128GB of o...More..

Google quietly shut its internet drone project a year ago
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Google quietly shut its internet drone project a year ago

Facebook's internet drones have also faced problems. Google's press team (which also handles press for Alphabet) did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The drones goal was to bring internet to ...More..

Fiat Chrysler accused of cheating emission tests
by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Fiat Chrysler accused of cheating emission tests

The software was discovered after the EPA launched a crackdown on the use of " defeat devices ", which alter how much pollution a auto emits when it is being tested. The allegations appear reminiscent of the ma...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Michael Bennett, Seahawks' defense eager for challenge of Falcons' offense

This season, however, Wilson was held to an average of just one running first down per game . Atlanta sat idle last week, while Seattle dominated the No. Can the Seahawks say the same about their defense? ...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

The VLT gears up to look for planets in Alpha Centauri

To help fund the upgrade, ESO has partnered with Breakthrough Initiatives, a program established in 2015 by Russian venture capitalist Yuri Milner to search for life throughout the Universe. Stars are so brigh...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Satantastic! Dodge Announces Challenger Demon

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to bring back the Dodge Demon, a muscle auto from the 1970s, with an engine that kicks out even more horsepower than the Charger and Challenger Hellcat models. In the coming we...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Stonehenge Might Get An Underground Tunnel For Cars

The government said drivers and local residents will be able to have their say on the proposals, with a consultation running between 12 January and 5 March. "Stonehenge is arguably the best known prehistoric mo...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

China's Dec producer prices accelerate at fastest pace in over 5 years

The producer price index surged by 5.5 per cent in December from the same period in the previous year, much higher than a 4.6 per cent gain forecast by economists and the rise of 3.3 per cent posted in November...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Markets open on a positive note on Wednesday

Choksey Shares and Securities. The bank had declared its Q3 results on Tuesday. However, information technology (IT) stocks remained on the backfoot before US President-elect Donald Trump's press conference o...More..

Icy weather conditions possible this weekend
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Icy weather conditions possible this weekend

Ice, sleet and snow accumulations could occur across much of the region with hazardous travel conditions probable at times. Freezing rain is expected late Monday night , and drivers are being warned of p...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Polar bear conservation group blasts Obama admin's climate-change alarmism

There is an global effort to address climate change that was signed about a year ago in Paris. But critics like the Center for Biological Diversity call that toothless because the plan does not address clima...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Israeli scientists suggest moon was created by several collisions

Among the debris were small moonlets that later merged with one another and with the debris disks around Earth to form our large Moon. The study, led by Raluca Rufu, a planetary scientist at the Weizman Insti...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Microsoft Released Windows 10 Preview Build 15002 Ahead Of The Creators Update

Windows Insider Program was on break during the Christmas and now it appears that folks over Redmond are back to work. Windows 10's notoriously irritating forced updates should soon be relegated to history...More..

Sony announces 'glacier white' PS4 Slim
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Sony announces 'glacier white' PS4 Slim

There is no mention of it being available in North America. To check out this beauty in all of its glory, you can see the picture above, or the trailer below. Hardware-wise, it remains unchanged from the or...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

IBM Breaks Record for Most US Patents Granted

Several Asian companies are making a run at U.S. companies when it comes to patents filed in the U.S. Nokia increased the number of patents it received by 74% in 2016, Hyundai was up 39% and China's Huawei Tech...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

A Surprise Asteroid Just Zipped Between the Earth and the Moon

An asteroid between eleven to thirty-four meters across (36 to 111 feet), approximately the size of 10 jumbo African elephants, came pretty close to earth on Monday morning, passing by at a distance only half t...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Chevy Bolt, 238 Miles Per Charge, Equals Tesla Only

The vehicle, with its all-electric powertrain, becomes the first pure electric vehicle to win the award. Finalists for the auto of the Year included the Hyundai Genesis and the Volvo S90. "Pickup die-hards st...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Razer's insane gaming prototypes have been stolen from CES booth

Being as big and high profile as they are, it would beggar belief if these are the prototypes which have been stolen, but Tan has been clear that "anyone who would do this clearly isn't very smart". The proje...More..

James Corden's New 'Carpool Karaoke' Shifts Focus From Singers to Celebrity
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

James Corden's New 'Carpool Karaoke' Shifts Focus From Singers to Celebrity

Celebrity pairings include John Legend and Alicia Keys , Seth MacFarlane and Ariana Grande , Chelsea Handler and Blake Shelton and Metalica with Billy Eichner . "When you're putting together a talk show ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Seven-seat Volkswagen Tiguan to launch this Spring

The new Tiguan is more upscale and high-tech inside than its predecessor. "Every detail of the Tiguan has been thoughtfully engineered for our US customers to maximize space and convenience, while retaining i...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Watch Steve Jobs introduce the iPhone 10 years ago today

Earlier rumors pointed to Apple's developing a top-tier iPhone 8 with an all-glass exterior where the home button and fingerprint are combined and hidden under the glass. Fans could see an iPhone 8 being u...More..

Star Explosion Could Change Night Sky
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Star Explosion Could Change Night Sky

In an interview with Vox , Molnar further explained the peculiarities behind his big prediction for 2022, saying that it's a known fact that binary stars do merge, but scientists have yet to comprehend what ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

See the Earth and Moon from Mars in New NASA Image

Proof of this new theory may lie in the heart of the Moon itself. When the photo was taken, the moon was passing behind the Earth in its orbit (from the Mars viewpoint). "Also, higher velocity impactors can e...More..

Kia pulls out its Stinger in Detroit
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Kia pulls out its Stinger in Detroit

Seeking buzz before the official opening of the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center, the unveiling at Detroit's Russell Industrial Center on Sunday evening came with promises for the Stinger t...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Nasa annouces new asteroid missions to study solar system

Researchers see the Trojan asteroids as planetary building block which formed early on, far from the sun, and were later pulled into Jupiter's orbit by the planet's powerful gravitational force. 6). If such w...More..

Vast iceberg poised to crack off Antarctica
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Vast iceberg poised to crack off Antarctica

Recent images revealed to scientists at the British Antarctic Survey that a rift in Larsen C - already more than 70 miles long and 300 feet wide - increased at a almost unprecedented pace. That puts the i...More..

by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Trump's Toyota tweet raises eyebrows among Japan lawmakers

Trump's tweet on Toyota echoed those targeted at Ford Motor Co. and General Motors Co. Another Japanese auto maker, Nissan Motor Co, could be at a bigger loss if Trump unveils any tax punishment. While it was...More..

Vast iceberg set to break free from Antarctic ice shelf
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Vast iceberg set to break free from Antarctic ice shelf

The Larsen C ice shelf has been breaking away from the southern continent for some time now, but an enormous crack is threatening to calve off a 5,000-square-kilometer (1,931 square miles) segment of it. But if...More..

Volkswagen Finally Has A Fix For 70000 Of Its
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Volkswagen Finally Has A Fix For 70000 Of Its "Dirty Diesels"

Under the agreement announced last Friday, Volkswagen is given 10 days to notify the affected auto owners about the fix. But the settlement also provided another option for owners-if they didn't want to sel...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Nissan debuts Seamless Autonomous Mobility system based on NASA tech

But, instead of turning to the occupants for guidance, SAM relays information from its LIDAR, cameras, radar to a human "mobility manager" who is then able to instruction the auto. Nissan plans to establish a c...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

NOTEBOOK: Live video: Watch Iowan astronaut Peggy Whitson spacewalk

The four old nickel-hydrogen batteries that were just replaced date from the earliest days of the space station, which went into orbit in November 1998. The pair are no stranger to taking a stroll into the fi...More..

Ex-Punjab CM thanks Nitish for 'outstanding' arrangements for Prakash Parv
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Ex-Punjab CM thanks Nitish for 'outstanding' arrangements for Prakash Parv

Akalis too had made arrangement for such event and the one being organized in Patna is matchless, Singh told media. This year's Sikh Parade, hosted by Gurdwara Sikh Sangat Tauranga, marks 350 years since th...More..

HTC Vive Showcases VR Education Experience at CES 2017
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

HTC Vive Showcases VR Education Experience at CES 2017

New controllers should include more generalized accessories and even real-world items. The gloves weigh only 3 ounces and are under 4-inches around and 1.5-inches high. It's scheduled to release in the second...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Black women of '60s prove right stuff 'Hidden Figures'

With "Hidden Figures", I immediately felt wrapped in a warm blanket of old-fashioned Hollywood storytelling - starting with the three women winning over a white patrolman when their auto breaks down. Then the...More..

Scientists pinpoint location of unexplained space radio signals
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Scientists pinpoint location of unexplained space radio signals

Burke-Spolaor added that it also possible there are different flavors of FRBs, some that repeat and some that don't. According to Tendulkar, the reason behind the FRBs could be due to "long duration gamma-ray...More..

Eurozone inflation surges in December
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Eurozone inflation surges in December

The strong results of inflation gave conservatives more scope to argue for slowing down the bond-buying program. This was above a predicted rate of 1% - this is the first time that the bloc's inflation rate p...More..

Intel, Mobileye, BMW Unite To Jump-Start Self-Driving Cars
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Intel, Mobileye, BMW Unite To Jump-Start Self-Driving Cars

Offering more detail on its roadmap for rolling out its own autonomous cars, BMW , working in collaboration with Intel and Mobileye , an Israeli tech company that develops vision-based driver assistance sys...More..

What's up next in the federal trial of Dylann Roof?
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

What's up next in the federal trial of Dylann Roof?

The same jury last month found Roof guilty of all 33 federal counts of hate crimes resulting in death, obstruction of religion and firearms charges against him for the 2015 massacre at the historic Emanuel Afri...More..

Tesla Gigafactory begins battery production
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Tesla Gigafactory begins battery production

Even more, the company had already tooled significant portions of the factory and had begun streamlining production of Tesla Energy packs (the cells used in the packs were still made in Japan). Tesla now sourc...More..

Ford scraps Mexico plant, invests heavily in MI
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Ford scraps Mexico plant, invests heavily in MI

And Fields says the decision to drop the new Mexico factory was driven in part by Trump publicly pressuring the automaker, though he adds that Ford looks forward to working cooperatively with the President-elec...More..

LG's Nano Cell TVs Deliver Eye-Popping Colors
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

LG's Nano Cell TVs Deliver Eye-Popping Colors

High dynamic range is set to be the single hottest topic in TV for 2017 and LG has plenty to talk about here too, with every Super UHD model supporting not one, not two, but three separate HDR formats: the ub...More..

Honda Canada recalling 52000 minivans over second row seat-latch
by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Honda Canada recalling 52000 minivans over second row seat-latch

Sometimes when the seats are tilted forward to allow access to the rows behind them they don't lock back into place properly. In total, 633,753 Odyssey minivans are affected, all of which were manufactured be...More..

Turkish constitutional commission approves draft bill
by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Turkish constitutional commission approves draft bill

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan edged closer to acquiring greater powers as a draft law for constitutional changes got the green light from the country's parliamentary commission. The result of the vote ...More..

by | Saturday, December 31, 2016

Blizzard is celebrating Diablo's 20th anniversary in all of its games

In addition to an event inside Diablo III (which was to be expected) Blizzard has launched limited time rewards in its other IPs that promote and celebrate the beloved ARPG. According to Today.info , Blizzard ...More..