Red dwarf flares jeopardize 'habitability' of planet

Stars that are larger than our sun emit more light and heat, so its habitable zone must be located farther out. Either way, the study pegs the chances of life - as we know it, at least - now existing on Proxima b at extremely slim. "Scientists ha... More..

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Yikes: Border Wall Just Got A Lot More Expensive

The report also assumes that construction of the wall would commence by September 2017. The longest and the most challenging of the phases would be the third phase in which the border wall will stretch for an...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

The Coca-Cola Company Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2016 Results

The simple 20 day moving average for The Coca-Cola Company is 1.56% and the simple 200-day moving average is at -1.32%. The company had revenue of $9409.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expect...More..

Facebook's 'Lite' app has over 200 million users
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Facebook's 'Lite' app has over 200 million users

Facebook, the ever-growing social media giant, has doubled its number of users for its bare-bones product Facebook Lite in less than a year and serves 200 million monthly active users. Now, Facebook is making...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

President Trump's Nominee for Head of EPA

While President Donald Trump's cabinet appointments pass through a gauntlet of Senate hearings and the voting process, the future of the Environmental Protection Agency and its financial role raises questions f...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Phil Jackson Rips Carmelo Anthony, Questions His Desire to Win

Anthony has repeatedly said that he hasn't considered waiving his no-trade clause before the NBA's trade deadline on February 23. Despite the Zen Master's criticism, Carmelo has remained professional and has ...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Abe hopes to tee up Trump on golf course

Abe's desire to form a personal bond with Trump has been well-documented, as has Abe's commitment to building good foreign relationships. Trump held his first such summit with British Prime Minister Theres...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

The Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc

Marcato wants the chain to franchise out almost all of its restaurants rather than owning them outright. They've identified another 10 percent for steps to improve their financial performance. Mr. Rowley has be...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Tesla Model S now a wee bit more ludicrous

The Tesla's almost 5,000 pound weight, not including occupants, helps its tires grip the road, said Motor Trend writer Frank Markus. The testing was run by Motor Trend magazine, following Tesla's on...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Price Gain Leads Canada to Trade Surplus in December

Higher imports from the United States, meanwhile, outpaced a rise in exports to Canada's neighbor to the south, resulting in narrower trade surplus with the United States of Can$4.4 billion (US$3.3 billion) in ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Biotech giant Gilead is slipping after revealing its 2017 guidance

Thus Surprise Factor was there with 2 percent. Biotechnology exhibits an EPS value of -2.43% for the next five years. Investors are buying the stock with a trailing-twelve-month price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Granddad the Lungfish, About 100 Years Old, Euthanized by Aquarium

A 90-year-old Australian lungfish called Grandad, believed to be the longest-living fish in a zoological environment, has been euthanized in a Chicago aquarium. The world's oldest aquarium fish, a longtime Shed...More..

by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Final Fantasy XV Broke Even Its Development Cost Day One

Meanwhile Hajime Tabata , director of Final Fantasy XV has mentioned that an experimental version of the game is running on a system with two GTX 1080 graphics cards. Tabata also shared that 70% of the dev t...More..

A massive outbreak of 'armyworm' destroys crops in Africa
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

A massive outbreak of 'armyworm' destroys crops in Africa

Meanwhile, the United Nations has scheduled an emergency meeting into the spread of a risky insect pest in southern Africa . Its appetite is so voracious that, if left unchecked, it could pose a major threat t...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

German conservatives unite behind Merkel

And while it may be way too early to try and accurately predict the outcome of the election, which is scheduled to be held on September 24, the current tendencies definitely do not bode well for Angela Merkel's...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Uber hires NASA engineer to help develop unmanned flying taxis

The vehicles would be capable of providing a speedy alternative to the dreary morning commute. Now, the app-based auto service has hired someone to help bring that vision to life, an advanced aircraft engineer ...More..

Goa polls: 15 percent voter turnout till 9 am
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

Goa polls: 15 percent voter turnout till 9 am

In Goa, the ruling BJP is engaged in a fierce fight with the Opposition Congress, AAP and an alliance of MGP, Shiv Sena and GSM for the 40-member House. Also, 100 per cent webcasting was done in Goa on all the ...More..

England through to Sydney Cup semi
by | Monday, February 06, 2017

England through to Sydney Cup semi

Latest news from the world of UR7s . "What is most pleasing about this weekend is that it was genuinely a 12-man effort, you saw the impact that the substitutes made which is so important in the heat and humi...More..

What do Analysts Say about: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)
by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

What do Analysts Say about: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)

The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $10.59. It is engaged in designing, engineering, manufacturing, distributing and selling vehicles and components and productio...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner Behind White House Extension of LGBTQ Protections

During the campaign , both Trump and Vice President Mike Pence - who has a history of opposing gay marriage and defending discrimination in the name of religion - had discussed rolling back such protections,...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Panthers' Vincent Viola withdraws from Army secretary nomination

However, it has proven too hard for Viola to distance himself sufficiently from his business interests. The current acting Secretary of the Army is Robert Speer. Those two are in line behind some of Trump's m...More..

Apple to start assembling iPhones in Bangalore by April
by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Apple to start assembling iPhones in Bangalore by April

To show for all its efforts, Apple now has the regulatory green-light to set up direct stores, after the government tweaked foreign direct investment rules in June 2016. This will be Apple's second big projec...More..

Trump signs executive order to drastically cut federal regs
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Trump signs executive order to drastically cut federal regs

President Trump scrapped plans on Tuesday to sign an executive action launching a government-wide cybersecurity overhaul. "It creates an actual cap of zero dollars for the remainder of fiscal year 2017 of a...More..

by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Hudson's Bay Said to Hold Early Takeover Talks With Macy's

When The New York Post reached Macy's for comment, a spokesperson said, "we do not comment on rumors and speculation". One option on the table involves a deal to also buy Macy's real estate. Up in Toron...More..

by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Kellyanne Conway Says "Bowling Green Massacre" Comment Was An "Honest Mistake"

It got obscured by the doubts about Hillary Clinton, but almost as many people in polling over the past year and a half have questioned whether Donald Trump is honest as trustworthy as questioned Hillary Cli...More..

Scandal-hit Fillon eclipsed by Macron, Le Pen in French presidency race
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Scandal-hit Fillon eclipsed by Macron, Le Pen in French presidency race

Fillon's initial attempts to explain his way out of the growing scandal were deemed unconvincing by three-quarters of the French, a poll said. Mr Fillon has denied any wrongdoing. In the polls that ask people...More..

Man Throws Homemade Bomb Into Pasadena Cheesecake Factory
by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Man Throws Homemade Bomb Into Pasadena Cheesecake Factory

Garrett Gunkle, who was sitting with his wife at the bar, told television station KNBC in Los Angeles that some people tripped and fell as they rushed for the doors, leaving behind their coats, cellphones and...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Researchers Design New Modular Quantum Computer

Quantum computers are an attempt to take advantage of quantum mechanics to make computers many times faster. This huge leap forward towards creating a universal quantum computer is published today (1 Februa...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Whoosh! Swish! Meet Bat Bot, the new flying batlike drone

Weighing just 93 g (3.3 oz) and sporting a wingspan of about 0.3 m (1 ft), the Bat Bot mimics the flight mechanisms of its natural counterpart, driven by a small onboard computer and a series of sensors that al...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Final Fantasy VII Remake producer Yoshinori K

Final Fantasy XV is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. So far, the revelations on the " Final Fantasy XII" remaster include cutscenes, improvements in terms of environments, and a new soundtrack for pl...More..

Jeff Sessions Heads to Senate Commitee
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Jeff Sessions Heads to Senate Commitee

Some noted Sessions' cozy relationship with Trump throughout his presidential campaign. "This is an attorney general who stood against every effort to put forward comprehensive immigration reform in this coun...More..

No need of endorsement from India over Hafiz Saeed
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

No need of endorsement from India over Hafiz Saeed

The JuD and its partners in the Defa-e-Pakistan Council (DPC) also said they would organise rallies across the country on February 5, which is observed as Kashmir Solidarity Day in Pakistan, on the instructions...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Deng critical of travel and immigration ban

The NBA recruits players from Sudan with its Basketball Without Borders Program. As a former refugee, Los Angeles Lakers forward Luol Deng believes it's important to speak out and represent those in troubli...More..

Earth's Ancient Oxygen Ions Have Traveled to the Present-Day Moon
by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Earth's Ancient Oxygen Ions Have Traveled to the Present-Day Moon

That means the moon's rocks have been picking up small amounts of oxygen from living things on Earth; the moon is "contaminated" with the waste products of plants, the researchers said. So when the moon comes u...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Mysterious ancient 'lost continent' discovered at the bottom of the Indian Ocean

The revelation came forward after some sections of the Indian Ocean showed areas of strong gravitational fields and thicker crusts, an indication that a continent was there. That's billions of years older than ...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Saturn's Rings Just Got the Ultimate Close-Up from Cassini

Closeups show ring particles and moonlets not seen since Cassini's 2004 arrival at Saturn . Although Cassini saw these features earlier in the mission, the spacecraft's current, special orbits are now prov...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Trump gives generals 30 days for new anti-ISIS strategy

The order calls for the combined experts to recommend any changes needed to USA rules of engagement or other policy restrictions, to identify new coalition partners and to suggest mechanisms for choking off I...More..

Trump Signs Action for Extreme Vetting of Immigrants, Zuckerberg Speaks Out
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Trump Signs Action for Extreme Vetting of Immigrants, Zuckerberg Speaks Out

In certain respects, the order transgresses bedrock American principles that should be considered inviolable, especially the original (now partially walked-back) inclusion in the ban foreign nationals in poss...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Muslim face veil ban on Austrian ruling coalition action plan

They will present it to President Alexander Van der Bellen on Monday and seek approval by their parties' leaderships before presenting it to the public, they said. The new program is expected to cost the gove...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Bobcat missing at DC's National Zoo

National Zoo officials said Ollie is still on the loose after possibly climbing through an opening in the mesh net within her habitat on Monday. Animal Care staff conducted an immediate search and have not ...More..

Apple gets ready to end support for 32-bit iOS apps
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Apple gets ready to end support for 32-bit iOS apps

In addition, those applications that facilitate transactions may lead to sanctions under Iranian law. The developers are registering in different countries outside of Iran mostly because there is not technicall...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Fallout 4's next patch beefs up visuals on PS4 Pro, PC

But if you're still playing Fallout 4 or haven't started yet, then this is a presumably stable first-party solution a la Skyrim HD . At any rate, we expect the game to look positively stunning after the upda...More..

Hundreds honor 3 astronauts lost in Apollo fire 50 years ago
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Hundreds honor 3 astronauts lost in Apollo fire 50 years ago

Three astronauts were trapped inside and died. The exhaustive investigation of the fire and extensive reworking of the Apollo command modules postponed crewed launches until NASA officials cleared them for flig...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Apple joins Artificial Intelligence research group 'Partnership'

Apple's ready to formalise its involvement with the Partnership on AI organisation just ahead of the organisation's first ever meeting next month. Although an announcement is expected as soon as this week...More..

Homeland Security pledges to uphold Donald Trump`s immigration orders
by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Homeland Security pledges to uphold Donald Trump`s immigration orders

TODD: OK. You say it doesn't affect green card holders moving forward, but you just said it does impact green card holders from those seven countries. And perhaps some of these people should be detained fur...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Gears of War 4 Gets Social Cross-Play Mode

The mismatch could, therefore, affect gaming experience for those looking for more challenging play. More importantly (and perhaps unsurprisingly), social lobbies enjoyed a higher average user count thanks ...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Gabriel Jesus Starts - Manchester City Team vs Crystal Palace Confirmed

David was unbelievable, the way he kept waiting and waiting for the right moment before playing in Leroy. AFC Bournemouth and Crystal Palace will play their twenty-third game of the Premier League season at...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE)

Hess Corporation (HES ) recently recorded -0.51 percent change and now at $56.17 is 68.22 percent away from its 52-week low and down -13.98 percent versus its peak. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth ...More..

Apple patents a high-tech vaporizer
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Apple patents a high-tech vaporizer

Apple did not respond to a request for more information. Apple employee Tetsuya Ishikawa filed the patent, and chalks out the plans for a temperature-regulated plate inside a chamber that heat up a substance ...More..

by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Director can't attend Oscars under Trump's new restriction

Asghar is nominated for an Oscar for his film " The Salesman ", but will now be unable to attend the ceremony because of the unjust order. Farhadi's latest film The Salesman has been nominated for Best Fore...More..