NASA's Cassini Probe Just Got Closer to Saturn Than Ever Before

During the half-orbit plunge, the plan is to have seven Cassini science instruments, including INMS, turned on and reporting measurements in near real time. NASA will direct Cassini onto a crash course with Saturn. On Monday, the space probe condu... More..

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NASA's Cassini Begins its final orbit around saturn
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

NASA's Cassini Begins its final orbit around saturn

The nuclear-powered spacecraft has been valuable for studying the planet. Experts say that allowing Cassini to be destroyed reduces the risk of the probe damaging one of Saturn's moons and impacting future ...More..

Asus ZenFone 4 and 4 Pro Leaked Features and Release Date
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Asus ZenFone 4 and 4 Pro Leaked Features and Release Date

Roland Quandt reveals a tiny specifications image highlighting the internals that will be a part of the Zenfone 4 Pro. The aforementioned smartphone is expected to come out during the upcoming months and i...More..

Facebook makes its News Feed easier to use
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Facebook makes its News Feed easier to use

Facebook has announced a redesign for the News Feed of its mobile app. Facebook has also updated icons and Like, Comment, and Share buttons that are larger and easier to tap. On mobile, expect these changes to ...More..

Scientists Discover 91 Volcanoes Hidden Under Antarctic Ice Sheet
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Scientists Discover 91 Volcanoes Hidden Under Antarctic Ice Sheet

Researchers from the University of Edinburgh remotely surveyed the underside of the ice sheet for hidden peaks of basalt rock, like those of other volcanoes in the region whose tips push above the ice . Th...More..

Google Pixel 2 sports 'Active Edge' sides: FCC filing
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Google Pixel 2 sports 'Active Edge' sides: FCC filing

We have already seen the render images making rounds on the internet, however, this time the Pixel 2 has been spotted on FCC (Federal Communications Commission) website in the USA, giving hints on the Android ...More..

Samsung launches Portable SSD T5 in capacities up to 2TB
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Samsung launches Portable SSD T5 in capacities up to 2TB

Samsung promises transfers and backups of large-sized data including 4K videos and high-resolution photos will be much quicker. It comes in two distinct aluminium finishes, a blue and black version, again not...More..

Aston Martin unveils Vanquish Zagato Speedster, Shooting Brake
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Aston Martin unveils Vanquish Zagato Speedster, Shooting Brake

Power comes from the same V12 you'll find in the Vanquish Zagato Volante and Coupe. But while Aston has announced that it will build 99 shooting brakes, the same limited run as was commissioned for the coupe ...More..

Scottish Investment Giants Complete $14 Billion Merger
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Scottish Investment Giants Complete $14 Billion Merger

With the confirmation of the completed merger also came news that Colin Clark, director of the global client group at Standard Life , and chief financial officer Luke Savage have both stepped down from their p...More..

Mattis: US Would 'Take Out' Any NKorean Missile Aimed At US
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mattis: US Would 'Take Out' Any NKorean Missile Aimed At US

The words attributed to Kim seem to pertain to the Ulchi Freedom Guardian military exercises that South Korean and USA troops are scheduled to initiate next Monday , exercises that the North Korean regime cons...More..

Google Allo for Web Rolls Out for Android Only
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Google Allo for Web Rolls Out for Android Only

And while it's great to host the application in a browser, it's often nice to have a separate desktop app to keep some services separate from the hundreds of tabs you probably have open. In other words, it'll b...More..

Qualcomm Adds Computer Vision, Biometric Cameras To Spectra Module Program
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Qualcomm Adds Computer Vision, Biometric Cameras To Spectra Module Program

Engineered by Qualcomm Technologies from the ground up, Qualcomm Spectra paves the way for future image quality and computer vision innovations in upcoming Qualcomm® Snapdragon Mobile Platforms. That new proces...More..

Middle-earth: Shadow of War's endgame turns the table on Talion
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Middle-earth: Shadow of War's endgame turns the table on Talion

Shadow Wars is basically the campaign, but swapped, in terms of gameplay. Shadow Wars will have an additional true ending that will apparently tie Shadow of War directly into the Lord of the Rings series. S...More..

War with N.Korea not imminent
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

War with N.Korea not imminent

This year's UFG exercises are expected to last around 10 days. Speaking to reporters shortly before landing in Guam, the U.S. Pacific island territory Pyongyang is threatening to strike, Tillerson said he did...More..

Safety concerns spur Amazon recall of eclipse glasses
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Safety concerns spur Amazon recall of eclipse glasses

While you can't test glasses yourself to see if the solar filters are up to that standard, you can test to see if the glasses are definitely unsafe. [The sun] can also affect your cornea which is the outer cove...More..

Being Default Search on iPhone Costs Google $3B
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Being Default Search on iPhone Costs Google $3B

Microsoft Bing also powers Siri and Spotlight for Apple , which has been working to build up its own support for search. Apple's product designs typically go unchallenged by the company's legion of loyal c...More..

Google set to pay Apple $3 billion to remain default search engine
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Google set to pay Apple $3 billion to remain default search engine

Microsoft Bing also powers Siri and Spotlight for Apple , which has been working to build up its own support for search. Although unconfirmed by either company, it's an indication of just how valuable mobile u...More..

Apple Considers Giving Every Person With Aetna Insurance A Smart Watch
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Apple Considers Giving Every Person With Aetna Insurance A Smart Watch

Apple and insurance provider Aetna have been in discussions about bringing free or discounted Apple Watches to its 23 million subscribers, according to CNBC . Of course, whether customers will be wil...More..

Blizzard brings back Battle.net branding
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Blizzard brings back Battle.net branding

Well, the blue giant has now made a decision to un-kill it. In a blog post , Blizzard said it expected the shift away from Battle.net to be "challenging". Blizzard Entertainment's meandering approach to re...More..

Uber investors accuse Kalanick of 'undermining' search for his replacement
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Uber investors accuse Kalanick of 'undermining' search for his replacement

It appears the task of trying to keep things calm in the boardroom during this upheaval will go to early employee Ryan Graves, the chairman of Uber's board. The sources, who spoke to CNBC on the condition of ...More..