Jade Rabbit provides first data on lunar rock since Apollo

Louis, in a statement . "We see the same signal from orbit in other places, so we now know that those other places probably have similar basalts". The researchers also found that the basalts at the landing site are unlike those that were returned ... More..

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Galaxy S3 Marshmallow update available with CyanogenMod
by | Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Galaxy S3 Marshmallow update available with CyanogenMod

Three years ago, however, those specs can certainly take on any smartphone in the market at the time. However, it's not sure yet if Samsung is planning to release the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OTA update on the...More..

SpaceX Rocket Makes a Historical Vertical Landing
by | Wednesday, December 23, 2015

SpaceX Rocket Makes a Historical Vertical Landing

Johnson estimates Leading Edge has produced 20 to 30 tools for Hawthorne, Calif.-based SpaceX , a 13-year-old company led by billionaire Elon Musk that aims to develop reusable rockets to drive down the costs ...More..

NYSDOT unveils 'tow plows' for snow removal
by | Wednesday, December 23, 2015

NYSDOT unveils 'tow plows' for snow removal

Driscoll. The fleet, 62 in all, will also speed up response times and allow the state to better deploy their resources in the event of disasters, said Bryan Viggiani, a DOT spokesman. More..

IPhone 5s Gets Major Price Cut in India
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

IPhone 5s Gets Major Price Cut in India

Japanese Makiko Maeda, and her colleagues display their iPhone 6s after purchasing them at the Apple Store at Tokyo's Omotesando shopping district September 25, 2015. But there is still hope and many believe ...More..

Hubble Captures Image Of A Celestial Lightsaber Far, Far Away
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Hubble Captures Image Of A Celestial Lightsaber Far, Far Away

Stars born in the middle of interstellar gas and dust clouds, which is so dense and opaque. The photographs show a newborn star, "partially obscured by a dark, Jedi-like cloak of dust" inside the Milky Way. Thi...More..

Microsoft buys Talko to make Skype better for teams
by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Microsoft buys Talko to make Skype better for teams

Microsoft will acquire messaging startup Talko from former exec Ray Ozzie, but he won't be rejoining the company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. More..

by | Tuesday, December 22, 2015

SunEdison cuts cash portion of Vivint Solar offer

The $2.2 billion deal was in danger of being withdrawn and that would have been bad for Vivint as well.  Vivint Solar  shareholders have an option to purchase  SunEdison's  common  stock  for an additional $0.7...More..

Flipkart Big App sale: Motorola Moto X Play, Style gets discounts
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Flipkart Big App sale: Motorola Moto X Play, Style gets discounts

There is also an exchange offer on the  Moto X play , Moto X Style and Moto G 3rd gen. Moreover, if you exchange any old functional and display intact smartphones, you will be able to avail a discount of up t...More..

Google Nexus 6 No Longer A Failure In Photography
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Google Nexus 6 No Longer A Failure In Photography

Security is one of the main focuses of the new Marshmallow update; users will get more security updates with this version of Android . The Pixel C team says its hoping that this will change if high-quali...More..

Xbox Store to launch its biggest sale ever tomorrow
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Xbox Store to launch its biggest sale ever tomorrow

About 200 games or more will be included among the discounts, and as soon as we find out more specifics (e.g. pricing, additional games, etc.), we shall keep you posted on the latest developments on this Christ...More..

New Google campus at Hyderabad, more net access planned: Sundar Pichai
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

New Google campus at Hyderabad, more net access planned: Sundar Pichai

Google has been working with Indian Railways and Railtel to launch RailWire Wifi, providing free WiFi in train stations. "We need to make sure our products work across Indian languages and that search works acr...More..

Tell GR: What Are You Buying in Steam's Winter Sale?
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Tell GR: What Are You Buying in Steam's Winter Sale?

Christmas is coming early for gamers as the Holiday 2015 Steam Sale is set to start on December 22. What are you hoping to purchase in Steam's Winter Sale this year? There isn't any further news on what g...More..

FBI probes breach at Juniper Networks
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

FBI probes breach at Juniper Networks

One official from the US described it as being similar to stealing the master key that will get you inside any government building. A senior USA official who declined to be named because of the sensitivity of...More..

Train derailment in Brevard County
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

Train derailment in Brevard County

On its  Twitter feed, BCFR  reported that one train locomotive was on its side. A diesel fuel leak has been contained. According to Brevard County Fire Rescue, it's still unclear what caused the derailment. F...More..

SpaceX set for Sunday launch from Cape Canaveral
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

SpaceX set for Sunday launch from Cape Canaveral

After successful test of nine main engines of the Falcon 9 rocket on Friday at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, SpaceX confirms the launch of its rocket on Sunday. A sonic boom is the thunder-like noise a pers...More..

Darwin's Flinches in the Galapagos Islands on Verge of Extinction
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

Darwin's Flinches in the Galapagos Islands on Verge of Extinction

The flies were believed to have arrived in the Galapagos in the 1960s. The fly,  Philornis downsi , is a parasitic insect that lays its eggs in the nests of various bird species. Here, approximately 270,000 g...More..

Search underway for Afghan trainees missing from air base
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

Search underway for Afghan trainees missing from air base

The students have been at Moody Air Force Base since February of this year and were screened prior to coming to the US more than a year ago, according to officials with the base. More..

Facebook 'Save Free Basics' campaign pushes users to send messages to TRAI
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

Facebook 'Save Free Basics' campaign pushes users to send messages to TRAI

The pre-written message says that over a billion Indians would be hurt by the shutting down of its Free Basics program. On disconnecting from Airtel WiFi and connecting to Vodafone mobile network, the app's hea...More..

Curiouser And Curiouser: NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Piles Of Silica On Mars
by | Sunday, December 20, 2015

Curiouser And Curiouser: NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Piles Of Silica On Mars

Silica, NASA reminds us, "is a rock-forming chemical containing silicon and oxygen, commonly found on Earth as quartz". "These high-silica compositions are a puzzle", said Albert Yen of NASA's Jet Propulsio...More..