Archive | Science

grace

Verizon Galaxy Note 4 Gets Android 5.1.1 Update At Last

Android 5.1.1 provides the latest security updates and bug fixes. The carrier did say that it would work hard to have this update ready in tim...

Read more
grace

No winner drawn in Powerball; jackpot passes $1 billion

The next Powerball drawing will be Wednesday. Patti McFadden of Fort Myers, a lottery-playing veteran, said before Saturday's drawing that s...

Read more
grace

Jackpot is world's largest at $1.3 billion

The jackpot has been rolling over since Nov 4 when it started at $40 million. Lottery officials say they encourage people to have fun and pla...

Read more
grace

Hyundai Ioniq - New Rear And Interior Pics Ahead Of Official Unveiling

The auto should go head-to-head with green-segment stalwarts like the Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius. Hyundai also built the Ioniq on a speci...

Read more
grace

UNLV basketball coach Dave Rice resigns after 0-3 start for Rebels

But with Zimmerman battling injuries, UNLV was swept by Arizona State and Arizona, then struggled start Mountain West play. Rice is a UNLV alu...

Read more
grace

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders now even in Iowa, New Hampshire

In the first surveys of 2016, Christie received 5 percent in New Hampshire, 4 percent in Iowa and 2 percent nationally , all behind his percent...

Read more
grace

'Doctor Who' Spinoff 'Class' Coming To BBC America for 2016

Watch the trailer of "Doctor Who": "Doctor's Notes" - Premiering January 30th 9/8c on BBC America. With all the action, heart and adrenalin of...

Read more
grace

Another volatile day of trading in China

World stock markets widely recovered Friday, with European shares staging a modest rebound after China removed ill-fated trading curbs, a move...

Read more
grace

Latest Humble Bundle includes The Division beta key

Those who are willing to go maximum can fork out a total of $75, which will snag them a copy of "Tom Clancy's The Division " and beta access fo...

Read more
grace

Region's First Winter Storm On Way

As rain fell in parts of Canada, snow was spotted in Mexico. "Some of the southern Adirondacks or NY and southern Vermont may see localized am...

Read more
grace

Samsung Galaxy S7 will have Force Touch Display

The improvements to the new Galaxy S7 smartphone, as the new device will be called, aren't a major departure from its predecessor, the Galaxy...

Read more
grace

Revolutionary 3D age map shows the Milky Way age

With an age map of this kind, current models of how our home galaxy came into being and evolved can be put to the test. For instance, such m...

Read more
grace

Powerball Hits $900M: Where to Buy Tix in Acton

The odds of having the winning Powerball ticket are 1 in 292.2 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association, which runs the game. S...

Read more

Record Powerball jackpot reaches $900 million hours before drawing

Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery and president of the multistate Powerball Lottery, says officials tallied $352 million in ...

Read more
grace

PlayStation 4 Is Our Fastest Growing Unit — Sony CEO

In the wake of yesterday's pricing announcement for the Oculus Rift, one would think Sony would be ready to step up and talk about their upcomin...

Read more
grace

This Material Could Soak Up Sunlight Then Release Heat on Demand

It is the first solid material that can chemically store and release heat and may find its use in industrial and consumer products. It works b...

Read more
grace

Virtual reality in 2016

For now, the developers we talked to seemed to be focused well past the Rift's launch, to what they see as an inevitable point when a VR platfor...

Read more

Asian carp could forge threat

Asian carp - a term that encompasses the Bighead, Black, Grass and Silver carp - pose a danger due to their effects on native species. Five b...

Read more
grace

South Korea detects small amount of xenon after North Korea nuclear test

The August talks produced statements in which Pyongyang said it would end its threat to fire artillery at South Korea and expressed "regret" for...

Read more
grace

BlackBerry CEO: BB 10 far from dead; another Android phone this year

Since BlackBerry PRIV seems to be very popular among Android fans, it appears that the Canadian company is determined to go that road. It is r...

Read more
grace

Facebook's Zuckerberg to develop artificially intelligent butler like Jarvis

According to him, his approach for the AI will start by "exploring what technology is already out there". He also revealed that he intends o...

Read more
grace

Globular Star Clusters May Contain Alien Life

Soon enough, scientists struck clusters off as possible homes for life while citing aging  stars , poor in essential metals required for planeta...

Read more
grace

Here's Why FWS Thinks Southeast Alaska Wolves are Not Endangered

These wolves den in root systems of large trees and feed mainly on Sitka black-tailed deer. "Although the Alexander Archipelago wolf faces sev...

Read more
grace

Watch David Bowie's Freaky "Lazarus" Video

An initial take disorients with its structural left turns, rhythmic shifts and abstract lyricism, but everything crystallizes to surprising ea...

Read more
grace

Kepler discovers hundreds of new planets in our cosmic neighborhood

Astronomers presented these findings at the 227th meeting of the American Astronomical Society . "Each result from the planet-hunting Kepler ...

Read more

Surface Pro 4 with Windows 10 launched in India

The Surface Pro 4 runs the full version of Windows 10 therefore it is capable of running all your Windows 10 apps the way you would on a lap...

Read more
grace

IDCS 1426 is Most Distant Massive Galaxy Cluster

Gonzalez said. Astronomers have observed IDCS 1426 when the universe was less than a third of its current age. He further added that the new f...

Read more
grace

Oculus Rift Price and Shipping Date Announced

Even an infusion of billions of dollars from Facebook didn't speed up development. Also if you are in the hunt for a new PC, Oculus will b...

Read more
grace

Vietnamese military investigates discovery of three large metal 'space balls

Military officers inspecting a metal ball that apparently fell out of the sky and landed in the northern province of Tuyen Quang. Two metal ba...

Read more
grace

Best Of CES 2016: Parrot Disco Fixed-Wing Drone

The Parrot Disco is a brand new drone from connected device manufacturer Parrot, perhaps best known for its smartphone-controlled unmanned aeria...

Read more
grace

New TVs, weird home gadgets — Samsung CES

Samsung's new SUHD televisions will also allow people to play more than 500 video games, including blockbusters such as " Assassin's Creed " ...

Read more
grace

144-year-old Arctic shipwreck discovered

The people aboard were eventually rescued, but the ships broke down and sank. The hunt for an abandoned whaling fleet took NOAA archaeologists...

Read more
grace

Here's Why Far Cry Primal Will Drop Multiplayer And Co-op

However, it seems that the next entry will be dropping a beloved game mode, according to the developer. While some plans have applauded Ubisof...

Read more
grace

Strange New State of Hydrogen Created

The open carry of firearms at airports in Texas is now lawful. The law, passed by the 84th Texas Legislature and signed in June by Tex...

Read more

Insanely cold temps for Seahawks-Vikings

There are many different things that are going to determine the outcome of Sunday's NFC Wild Card game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Sea...

Read more