These sharks live 400 years, don't have sex until age 150

So the team, which included scientists from Oxford University, the University of Tromso in Norway and Aarhus University in the Netherlands looked at the eye lenses of 28 female sharks accidentally caught as "by-catch" by scientists analysing fish sto... More..

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Mourinho will not park the bus with United - Cole
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Mourinho will not park the bus with United - Cole

United have not won the league title since Alex Ferguson's last season at the club in 2013, with David Moyes and Louis van Gaal both failing to mount a challenge during their spells as managers. "I don't spea...More..

Meteor outburst: Perseid meteor shower will be brighter this year
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Meteor outburst: Perseid meteor shower will be brighter this year

Although the most anticipated nights of the Perseids occur Aug. 11 through Aug. 13 this year, the meteor shower typically takes place from July 17 until Aug. The comet Swift Tuttle orbits the sun every 133 ...More..

Security experts: Remotes are hackable on many vehicles
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Security experts: Remotes are hackable on many vehicles

A combination of the first, default crypto key with a victim's device specific key signal produces what looks like an authentic command to the vehicle. The researchers also issued some advice to Volkswagen cu...More..

Sturridge and Milner Fighting For Fitness Ahead of Arsenal Match
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Sturridge and Milner Fighting For Fitness Ahead of Arsenal Match

You could see the lads developing as a team, and now that he's got a pre-season under his belt he should be stronger. Per Mertesacker (knee) and Gabriel (ankle) are missing while Laurent Koscielny has not pla...More..

United States social media app under fire for promoting racial sterotypes
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

United States social media app under fire for promoting racial sterotypes

And it's not the first time the social media smartphone application has been criticized for racist filters. However, spokespeople for the app insists it didn't mean any offense by the filter, telling The...More..

by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Government won't reclassify marijuana, allows more research

Advocates of marijuana legalization have insisted for years that the drug does not belong on the Schedule I list, which includes more lethal substances like heroin. Mason Tvert, spokesman for the Marijuana Po...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

3 killed as wildfires driven by heat and wind wrack Portugal

At least twelve major fires, located mainly in the north of mainland Portugal, were said to be burning out of control yesterday. Three people were killed on Tuesday in Funchal in the fires that broke out on...More..

After US summons PH envoy, Duterte stresses strong ties with America
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

After US summons PH envoy, Duterte stresses strong ties with America

More than 800 drug suspects have been killed and almost 600,000 people have surrendered to authorities since the president launched his anti-drug campaign more than a month ago. "The mayor should have been firs...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

No Man's Sky could 'fundamentally change' on PlayStation 4 Neo

He said , "I don't know if this sounds pretentious, but I'm really enamored with the idea of players being able to express themselves in games". With 18,446,744,073,709,551,616 planets to discover and explo...More..

Yemen official, medics say 14 killed in Saudi-led airstrike
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Yemen official, medics say 14 killed in Saudi-led airstrike

The airstrikes came days after the suspension of inconclusive peace talks in Kuwait. Photographs posted by activists on social media show torn and charred bodies at the location. The U.S. Defense Security C...More..

Rio Olympics: Diving Pool Turns Green, Raises Water Quality Concerns
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Rio Olympics: Diving Pool Turns Green, Raises Water Quality Concerns

Among the people to notice was diver Tom Daley from Great Britain, who tweeted a photo of the stadium Tuesday afternoon. "It's very important to the Rio 2016 community to ensure a high quality of play...More..

Arson attack backfires as man sets himself on fire
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Arson attack backfires as man sets himself on fire

Surveillance video outside a Kentucky building appears to show an attempted arson gone wrong. In the two minute clip, a woman with a baseball cap can be seen sliding open the van's side door and placing somet...More..

Clinton Opens Up Double-Digit Lead Over Trump
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Clinton Opens Up Double-Digit Lead Over Trump

Those included a California speech advertised as a major foreign policy address in which Clinton described Trump as "temperamentally unfit" to lead the most powerful nation in the world. Clinton has proposed ...More..

Qualcomm Firmware Vulnerabilities Expose 900 Million Devices, Including Security-Focused Smartphones
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Qualcomm Firmware Vulnerabilities Expose 900 Million Devices, Including Security-Focused Smartphones

The malware would then exploit one of the four security vulnerabilities of QuadRooter , granting the attacker root access, which means all bets are off - all of the device's data and hardware would be exposed....More..

Banned Russians quietly added back to Olympic swimming
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Banned Russians quietly added back to Olympic swimming

As part of the International Olympic Committee's decision not to throw the entire Russian team out of the Olympics , Efimova was initially banned along with six other Russian swimmers who either had positive t...More..

Get ready for the Perseid meteor shower peak of 11-12 August
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Get ready for the Perseid meteor shower peak of 11-12 August

The shower is one of the very best of the year, usually with 60 or more shooting stars visible every hour. There is actually a southern hemisphere shower called Aquarias, but at about 20 meteors an hour at ...More..

Lucroy homers as Rangers dump Orioles
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Lucroy homers as Rangers dump Orioles

He allowed two runs and three hits in six innings and walked six - matching his major league high. "Huge difference; felt like he was ready", manager Jeff Banister said. Hey, while the O's didn't take their c...More..

San Diego Padres: MLB Reviewing Use of Medical Information
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

San Diego Padres: MLB Reviewing Use of Medical Information

To the credit of Padres' general manager A.J. Preller, he did agree to bring Rea back to San Diego for prospect Luis Castillo , who was one of the four players traded by Miami. Olney also reported that Major Le...More..

Japan PM picks revisionist as defense chief in new Cabinet
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Japan PM picks revisionist as defense chief in new Cabinet

Her appointment could unsettle relations with Asian neighbors with bitter memories of World War II atrocities. The South China Sea is another site of potential friction. Japan's pacifist constitution follow...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

U.S., South Korea, Japan Discuss Recent North Korean Missile Launches

Wednesday's actions were the latest apparent protest from North Korea over a decision by Seoul and Washington to bring an anti-missile battery system to South Korea . When asked what should be done to de-esc...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Obama denies $400M payment to Iran was ransom

President Barack Obama gave a news conference from the Pentagon where he addressed a recent article from The WSJ. President Obama fired back at his critics who say the $ 400 million payment sent to Iran was ...More..

22 passengers in 2 buses missing as old bridge collapses
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

22 passengers in 2 buses missing as old bridge collapses

A Seaking 42C all-weather aircraft with a diving team has been launched by the Navy. The State Transport buses were travelling between Jaigad-Mumbai and Rajapur-Borivali. "The old one collapsed". Raigad Colle...More..

Instagram introduces Snapchat-like feature called 'Stories'
by | Thursday, August 04, 2016

Instagram introduces Snapchat-like feature called 'Stories'

That's right; Instagram Stories is a new feature that resembles the Snapchat platform in many ways. These will then be posted to your story roll (a slideshow type format) rather than your current grid-s...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Xiaomi Redmi Pro Mini images, specs leaked

Other major specs include a fingerprint sensor embedded within the home button and a 4000mAh battery. The Redmi Pro is the same quality as the likes of the LG G5 and Huawei P9 for the camera and it offers t...More..

Samsung's new phone to use iris scanner to unlock device
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Samsung's new phone to use iris scanner to unlock device

The dual curves make the phone symmetrical and Samsung says that makes it the easiest Note to use in one hand. The device, first released in 2015, is a headset that allows users to insert their Samsung phon...More..

To start selling new premium smartphone in Sept: LG Electronics
by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

To start selling new premium smartphone in Sept: LG Electronics

The next in line LG flagship will start shipping the device during the year's third quarter. Its predecessor certainly managed to achieve that goal to a certain extent thanks to its unique dual front cameras an...More..

by | Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Tesla agrees to acquire solar-panel maker SolarCity for $2.6bn

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, announces $2.6B deal with SolarCity on August 1. Investors aren't over the moon about the deal-which they made clear when Tesla proposed it in June-...More..

Israel nabs Palestinian security officer for weapons dealing
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Israel nabs Palestinian security officer for weapons dealing

The incident was the latest in a wave of violence which started in mid-September and has claimed the lives of at least 219 Palestinians and 34 Israelis. In the same period, 32 Israelis have been killed. The I...More..

Meet the Cleveland Harry Potter diehards celebrating the Cursed Child with tattoos
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Meet the Cleveland Harry Potter diehards celebrating the Cursed Child with tattoos

Rowling said that there are no plans for a ninth novel after 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child ". So, we'll go along with Rowling and acknowledge that for now, Harry's journey is complete. " Harry Potte...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Leaked Images clues Overview of Features and Specs
by | Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Leaked Images clues Overview of Features and Specs

Previous speculation suggested that the upcoming version of the company's flagship Note series of smartphones could be powered by the company's own Exynos 8893 processor in developing markets and Qualcomm's Sna...More..

New Zealand in sight of victory in 1st test vs. Zimbabwe
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

New Zealand in sight of victory in 1st test vs. Zimbabwe

That put the tourists 151 runs ahead after they swept away Zimbabwe for 164 in their first innings. Zimbabwe began the day at 121/5, still trailing New Zealand by 291. Tiripano observed that the batsmen...More..

Athletes in Rio Olympics' refugee team luckier than many
by | Monday, August 01, 2016

Athletes in Rio Olympics' refugee team luckier than many

The fire, which filled the stairwells of the building with smoke, caused no injuries and the team was back in the building after around half an hour, a team spokesman said. They needed to have been tested for d...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

Jason Bourne: Punching and Chasing, Part Five

When an old Central Intelligence Agency ally turned hacker (Julia Stiles) suggests she's found information about a new "Black Ops" program run by sinister Central Intelligence Agency chief Robert Dewey ( Tomm...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

This time, an adoring He looks on as She accepts nomination

But the steps Clinton aides are planning to shape his new life do little to address a potentially thornier problem: Historically, when Bill Clinton does not have a job to do, he gets into trouble. This is not...More..

by | Sunday, July 31, 2016

" "Atlantic Securities Reiterates "$910.00" Price Target for Alphabet Inc. (GOOG)

Of that, $15.4 billion came from advertisements served on Google websites including Search, Maps, YouTube and Finance. Mobile sales made up 84% of its US$6.24bn advertising revenue. "Overall, Alphabet's resul...More..

Tesla looking at cameras, radar in Florida crash
by | Saturday, July 30, 2016

Tesla looking at cameras, radar in Florida crash

Mr Musk says future Gigafactories will be necessary, combining all stages of production from battery cell production to finished cars. As per the interviews CNNMoney conducted with five current and former T...More..

Mysterious 'Purple Blob' Spotted Off California Coast
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Mysterious 'Purple Blob' Spotted Off California Coast

Everything from "maybe it's an egg sac" to "we need to put it in a box" flies out of the peanut gallery. As per the crew, they have found the orb from the Arguello Canyon near the NOAA Channel Islands National ...More..

South China Sea: Chinese admiral warns of 'disastrous' consequences
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

South China Sea: Chinese admiral warns of 'disastrous' consequences

Beijing has rejected the tribunal's verdict and said the award to the Philippines would not impact China's claims of over 90 percent of the sea. The tribunal ruled that China violated worldwide maritime law b...More..

International search reveals genetic evidence for new species of beaked whale
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

International search reveals genetic evidence for new species of beaked whale

The scientific breakthrough was made based on the assessment of a beached whale carcass discovered in 2014 on St. George Island in the Pribilofs. The whale was not a juvenile, as its teeth were worn and yello...More..

by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Facebook Credits Mobile Ads With Driving Profits To $2B

The number of monthly-active-users (MAU) - a key measurement for advertisers - increased by 15 per cent to 1.71 billion as of 30 June 2016. "We're particularly pleased with our progress in video as we move to...More..

Eminent writer Mahasweta Devi dies at 90 in Kolkata
by | Friday, July 29, 2016

Eminent writer Mahasweta Devi dies at 90 in Kolkata

For her exceptional literary work, she was awarded various awards- The Sahitya Akademi in 1979, the Padmashree Award in 1986, and the Jnanpith award in 1997 are just a few of the many. She studied at the Rabind...More..

After tweet, Sen. Cory Booker says he prays for Donald Trump
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

After tweet, Sen. Cory Booker says he prays for Donald Trump

Cory Booker set the Wells Fargo Centre alight, making the case that collective action not "rugged individualism" is the fuel that has given America its greatest gifts. "A Latina from South Texas is introducing...More..

Bernie Sanders to supporters at DNC: Unify behind Hillary Clinton
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Bernie Sanders to supporters at DNC: Unify behind Hillary Clinton

Some could be seen chanting "Bernie! Bernie!" Rep. Elijah Cummings was interrupted by chants against the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Michelle Obama appeared to soothe some of the Sanders zealots Monday night, ...More..

AMC to buy Carmike with sweetened $1.2 billion takeover offer
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

AMC to buy Carmike with sweetened $1.2 billion takeover offer

AMC earlier this month announced it is buying European movie theater operator Odeon & UCI Cinemas Group from private equity firm Terra Firma in a deal valued at about 921 million pounds, or $1.21 billion. "H...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Federer to miss Olympics and rest of season

The reason why? His knee. Federer went on to write he is "as motivated as ever" to come back "strong" and healthy next year. "It is tough to miss the rest of the year". Although Federer, who was left sprawled...More..

Britain's BAR win America's Cup World Series regatta
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Britain's BAR win America's Cup World Series regatta

The battle behind the French was fierce, with boats making contact as the light conditions tested the crews to the limit, but at the finish line it was Groupama Team France in first, Oracle Team USA recovering ...More..

Twitter announces application process for verified accounts: what marketers need to know
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Twitter announces application process for verified accounts: what marketers need to know

Twitter now allows you to apply for it. This development comes just a few days after the notorious group, OurMine Security, hacked into Jack Dorsey, the Twitter CEO's account through breaching his Vine (own...More..

Authorities request information on disappearance of Metamora woman
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Authorities request information on disappearance of Metamora woman

Authorities found the bike around midnight that night about an hour after her mother reported her missing. "Our goal here is to bring her back home". Authorities have widen their search, but they're staying i...More..

FACEIT and ELEAGUE Partner to Bring you the Overwatch Open
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

FACEIT and ELEAGUE Partner to Bring you the Overwatch Open

The North America Regional Finals will take place September 25-26, and the European Regional Finals will be on September 28-29. "This opportunity to feature Blizzard's popular Overwatch further expands our ...More..