83-year-old cockatoo dies after lifetime at same zoo

The Chicago Zoological Society says the white and pink bird with a red and yellow crest was one of the oldest living cockatoos on record. The life expectancy for Major Mitchell's cockatoos is 40 to 100 years, according to BirdChannel.com , but t... More..

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Most distant galaxy cluster ever discovered — NASA's new find
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Most distant galaxy cluster ever discovered — NASA's new find

Specifically, stars are forming in the cluster's core at a rate that is equivalent to over 3,000 Suns forming per year, a remarkably high value for a galaxy cluster, including those that are nearly as distant, ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Dell-EMC Deal Closes Next Week

From Wednesday 7 September, Dell and EMC will operate as one company, the duo said this evening. In a statement, Michael Dell said: "This is an historic moment for both Dell and EMC". A combined Dell EMC part...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Possible Sign of Alien Life Detected by Astronomers?

Is this the long expected call from an alien civilization? "No one is claiming that this is the work of an extraterrestrial civilization, but it is certainly worth further study", Gilster wrote for Centa...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

European Union rules that Apple must pay €13 billion in back taxes

The USA Today says Apple "will barely feel" the tax bill. As well as Apple , Starbucks Corp was ordered to pay more Dutch taxes and Amazon.com Inc and McDonald's Corp are still being investigated; a seri...More..

Bryan Cranston and Steve Carell set for The Last Flag Flying
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Bryan Cranston and Steve Carell set for The Last Flag Flying

Fishburne, who is repped by Paradigm, can be seen next in Sony's "Passengers". The Oscar-nominated dramedy starred Jack Nicholson and Otis Young as two Navy lifers who are ordered to transport a naive sailo...More..

Sony, Intel Team For 4K Movie Streaming
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Sony, Intel Team For 4K Movie Streaming

Ultra has also added new features concurrently with the PC availability: now, instead of simple electronic sellthrough, users will be able to rent films for 48 hours, and see 10-minute previews of releases, bef...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Tuesday weather: Mostly sunny and warm

There will be increasing clouds for our western counties. Highs in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible again in western Oklahoma. Low in the lower 60s. The best part? It is ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Pope Francis chats in person with Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

In a display of religion meets technology , Pope Francis was presented with a drone by Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg, whom the latter visited as part of his visit to Italy in the aftermath of a devastatin...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Snapchat's Serena Williams Video Game is Actually Really Fun

Gatorade launched Serena Williams' Match Point to commemorate the athlete's career. Swiping through Snapchat's discover function just got a whole lot more competitive - now, if you get far enough into the E...More..

Live viewing is on the rise for YouTube
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Live viewing is on the rise for YouTube

The service also increased the total number of live streams hosted on its platform by 30% according to YouTube's head of product, Neal Mohan . Live sport has been an integral part of YouTube's efforts to...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 shipments delayed due to quality issues

The Kakao Story noted that "There was another explosion of the Galaxy Note 7". And it's waterproof so you'll be able to get the most out of it in any situation. The user mentioned that her boyfriend was charg...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Good boy! Dogs know what you're saying, study suggests

Dogs are man's best friends, keeping people company along their lifetime and proving to be loyal and devoted buddies. On the other hand, gibberish spoken in reassuring tone of voice or a meaningful message in a...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Does Your Dog Understand You?

The dogs' brain activity was visualized in images which allowed researchers to see that the animals processed the words they knew, no matter the intonation they were spoken in. And it suggests that they at leas...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Hurricane threatens Hawaii; storm churns off Florida

Hurricane Lester , a Category 4 storm, is now about 1600km east of Madeline and is also en route to Hawaii. At Ka Lae, there's a 90 percent chance of tropical storm-force winds and a 23 percent chance of hurric...More..

Apple iPhone 7 expected to launch on September 7
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 expected to launch on September 7

PT at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco". For those who aren't invited, Apple will live stream the keynote on their website. It is quite apparent that the next generation iPhone 7 and iP...More..

10 years on, HPV vaccine halves cervical cancer rates
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

10 years on, HPV vaccine halves cervical cancer rates

The cervical cancer vaccine can potentially fight against the illness caused by HPV in a span of 40 years. "Observations from over the past 10 years are that the HPV vaccines, if delivered effectively to th...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

How Will Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) Stock React to New CFO?

Actual events and/or results may differ materially and adversely from such forward-looking statements as a result of certain risks and uncertainties, including those identified in the "Risk Factors" section of ...More..

VMware takes its virtualization software to the cloud
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

VMware takes its virtualization software to the cloud

To that end, VMware said its Cloud Foundation utilises the full VMware NSX virtualisation platform, along with vSphere and VirtualSAN. As for Horizon 7, VMware's desktop virtualization product, the prod...More..

Campaign 2016-Trump-Ads
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Campaign 2016-Trump-Ads

Whitman was the national finance co-chair of Republican New Jersey candidate Gov. Chris Christie's presidential campaign before he dropped out and endorsed Trump. "They have done so much now and throughout hist...More..