Alphabet's 'Project Loon' restores basic communication in Puerto Rico

The Project Loon team has been working with the government of Puerto Rico, as well as the FCC, FAA, FEMA, spectrum partners and global aviation authorities to bring service to the island that was hit by Hurricane Maria last month. A Project Loon ball... More..

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Kiwis witness 'stunning' meteor shower
by | Sunday, October 22, 2017

Kiwis witness 'stunning' meteor shower

Halley's Comet - which comes close enough to Earth to be visible with the naked eye every 75 years - last appeared in 1986 and is expected to be visible from Earth again in 2061. Telescopes and binoculars are n...More..

After Twitter bots story, Smriti Irani takes another potshot at Rahul
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

After Twitter bots story, Smriti Irani takes another potshot at Rahul

On October 15, Gandhi had tweeted US President Donald Trump 's tweet praising American-Pakistani relations with a caption "Modi ji quick, looks like President Trump needs another hug". Divya Spandana, who he...More..

Vodafone Outs Two New Plans of Rs. 181 and Rs
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

Vodafone Outs Two New Plans of Rs. 181 and Rs

Moreover, the validity of the pack has been reduced from 56 to 49 days. Another major change is that Jio users who exhaust their quota of daily high-speed Internet will now get Internet access at 64kbps speed...More..

IPhone 8 Sales Anemic So Far, Mobile Carrier Says
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

IPhone 8 Sales Anemic So Far, Mobile Carrier Says

With iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X , Apple quietly implemented Global FeliCa (NFC-F ) support for all of these devices sold worldwide, meaning anyone visiting Japan can now use their supported de...More..

How a Destiny's Child Member Struggled with Depression
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

How a Destiny's Child Member Struggled with Depression

As she stated on the show, it's important to "normalize this mental health discussion". "What do you have to be depressed about?' So I was like, 'Oh, maybe I'm just exhausted.'" Williams noted that she doesn'...More..

Traders Buy Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) on Weakness
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

Traders Buy Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) on Weakness

State Treasurer State of MI now owns 1,355,053 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $153,649,000 after acquiring an additional 573,000 shares during the last quarter. After a recent check, shares...More..

IIHS Passenger-Side Small Overlap Front Crash Test Introduced with Mixed Results
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

IIHS Passenger-Side Small Overlap Front Crash Test Introduced with Mixed Results

The Outback's " Good " passenger-side rating also applies to the 2018 Legacy. Both the crew cab and the extended cab models of the F-150 receive good ratings in all five IIHS crashworthiness tests and the opt...More..

Audi reveals 2018 A7 Sportback
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

Audi reveals 2018 A7 Sportback

Helping that is the classic A7 rear end, which is tapered like a yacht. As far as rear lights are concerned, the setup is an inverted version of what we saw earlier this year on the new A8, with the taillight...More..

Apple is already being sued over one of the iPhone X's features
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

Apple is already being sued over one of the iPhone X's features

The Tokyo-based company, Emonster, filed the suit on Wednesday in United States federal court, saying, " Apple made the conscious decision to try to pilfer the name for itself". On September, Apple filed a ...More..

Ultra Sun and Moon Will Be the Last Pokémon Games on 3DS
by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

Ultra Sun and Moon Will Be the Last Pokémon Games on 3DS

Despite the upcoming 3DS games being worked on mainly by younger staff, Ohmori noted that series veteran Shigeki Morimoto is working on the battle system for Ultra Sun and Moon . With the pinnacle reached ...More..

New Apple Mac mini incoming, says Tim Cook himself
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

New Apple Mac mini incoming, says Tim Cook himself

The $499/£479 Mac mini allows users to use their own peripherals and display, enabling them to pay less for the privilege of running a macOS desktop. "The Mac mini is an important product in our lineup and ...More..

by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Nokia 7 launched with Bothie camera, Snapdragon 630 and 16MP camera

Even the frame is made of strong stuff, featuring 7000 series aluminum enhanced with diamond cut beveled edges. Have you snapped up one of HMD's Nokia-branded Android phones yet? Unlike its siblings, the Nok...More..

Facebook Tests Subscriptions For Instant Articles
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Facebook Tests Subscriptions For Instant Articles

Facebook first said it was working on subscriptions back in July , and a spokesperson said the test will begin on Android devices in the USA and Europe before being made available more broadly. If that perso...More..

Nivea accused of racism over skin-lightening ads
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Nivea accused of racism over skin-lightening ads

In one clip, a black actress says she wants to "restore my skin's natural fairness " as she rubs the lotion on to her arms, before a man compliments her "beautiful glowing skin". While Nivea has yet to comment...More..

Consumer Reports might rate the Model 3 'average,' so Tesla claps back
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Consumer Reports might rate the Model 3 'average,' so Tesla claps back

Consumer Reports forecasts how a model will perform based on recent data for that model. In Tesla's case, the Model 3 is using numerous same components as the Model S , according to CR, which was one th...More..

Uranus Will be Visible with the Naked Eye Tonight
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Uranus Will be Visible with the Naked Eye Tonight

Uranus was discovered in 1781 by astronomer William Herschel, who originally wanted to call it Georgium Sidus, according to NASA . The Earth-sandwich arrangement also means that Uranus is also as close to t...More..

Google brings select Android Instant Apps to the Play Store
by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Google brings select Android Instant Apps to the Play Store

The security team believes the apps were originally aimed at generating illegitimate ad revenue. But they also connected to a command & control server that bombarded the compromised Android devices with request...More..

by | Friday, October 20, 2017

Secret Apple Car Spotted In Testing Helped By Lexus?

Apple's secretive automotive project has flown under the radar over the past several months after news leaked that the company was granted permission to test a self-driving vehicle platform and entered the ...More..

Volvo's Polestar Electric Cars Will Be Sold Online
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

Volvo's Polestar Electric Cars Will Be Sold Online

Polestar 1 hybrid coupe will launch in 2019 and will be sold online by subscription. Looks like you won't have to buy a Polestar with a subscription model after all. "However, for Polestar, performance is far...More..