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Military plane with 100 on board crashes in Algeria

The Soviet-designed Il-76 army transport plane has been in production since the 1970s and is said to have a good safety record. Thick black smoke billowed from the crash site as scores of firefighters and other rescue personnel crowded around the w...

Facebook updates privacy controls to let you delete your data

This puts all existing privacy settings options, such as who can see your posts or profile info and who can send you friend requests, for instance, in one place. An illustration picture taken on March 22, 2018 in Paris shows a close-up of the Facebo...

Ford, Alibaba roll out test-drive services via "auto vending machine"

When they are at the Center, customers simply verify their identity with their selfie and the vehicle they selected is delivered from the multi-story auto dispensary to the ground floor where the test drive begins. "It will make buying cars as easy a...

NY snow blamed for 3 deaths; nor'easter skips Boston

Earlier this month, thousands of homes remained without power in NY and New Jersey for days after a powerful nor'easter hit the region. Even the staid and steady National Weather Service was puzzled by the fizzling storm. Amtrak operated a reduce...

PUBG Mobile Is Now Live Worldwide, Here's How to Play

Tencent , China's largest game publisher, has launched the mobile version of one of the world's bestselling titles in the U.S., to run on both iOS and Android. The game has received acclaim for its gameplay making it easily approachable by players ...

Fortnite Battle Royale Mobile Trailer

Why isn't Fortnite PS4 and Xbox One crossplay a thing? The game now is invite only for the iOS but you can get your invite by going Here. Want involved? Click the link below! The video game developer recently opened up the sign ups for th...

Google launches dev preview, reveals features

Google doesn't recommend installing Android P on your main phone , and more specifically, the company warns consumers against installing this first build at all. Multi-camera API: You can now access streams simultaneously from two or more physica...

Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 "S Mode"

Microsoft VP Joe Belfiore revealed on Twitter that "10S will be a "mode" of existing versions, not a distinct version". Just as things now work with the standalone version, S Mode in Windows 10 will limited devices to running Universal Windows Platf...

UA outside counsel releases statement on Deandre Ayton

Both Ayton and Miller's situations remain resolved, but none of the players mentioned in the recent Yahoo Sports report claiming certain key players have received benefits have thus far been ruled ineligible. Not a shred of evidence has been adduce...

'I'm not a crisis actor': Florida school shooting survivor dismisses conspiracy theories

He then sent another email, which had a link to a conspiracy video on YouTube . Hogg has become a leading voice for the survivors of the Majory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting which has led fantasists to suggest he has been "coached" by hi...

Burnout Paradise Remastered gets reveal trailer, to release on March 16th

Burnout Paradise Remastered also features a range of technical enhancements for greater visual fidelity, including high resolution textures that bring Paradise City into 4K and support for 60FPS on the PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X .

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro quick review, camera samples & photo gallery

Apart from company's first smart TV, Redmi Note 5 ready for its debut. Jumping straight to the specifications, the Redmi Note 5 Pro features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, a colour contrast ratio of...

NASA's New Horizons captures the farthest images ever taken from Earth

Today NASA released a set of images captured by New Horizons' Long Range Reconnaissance Imager on December 5 of past year, when the piano-sized probe was 3.79 billion miles from Earth. The New Horizons probe took an image which is the furthest ev...

FBI Warns Facebook Users Against Spreading Child Porn Video

No charges have been filed in Alabama . Police began asking for the public's assistance after attempting to serve a warrant at Moore's home on Monday afternoon. - Report it to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children . On Frida...

New PS4 5.50 Update Makes Organizing Games Easier, Adds PS4 Pro Functionality

Along with the time management feature , Sony is introducing some design improvements for the Library section. One of the key features included is Play Time Management which allows users to set limits on when and for how long an individual chi...

63 million women 'missing' across India

The point to note here is that the preference for sons is not just a problem faced in the rural areas; it is very much an existing condition amongst the urban, wealthy and "modern" families. " In some sense, once born, the lives of women are improvin...

SpaceX will reportedly launch its Falcon Heavy rocket on February 6th

The announcement came just about an hour after the Musk-founded company fired up the Falcon Heavy's 27 engines for a test in which the rocket was held down on its pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. But Musk's confirmation gives us ...

How Violence Engulfed India After SC Refused To Ban 'Padmaavat'

A bandh call by the Rajput Karni Sena against the release of controversy-hit film " Padmaavat " today failed to make any major impact in Gujarat, but none of the theatres in the state screened the movie for security reasons. Police arrested 50 peo...

Snapchat lets users share Stories outside of the app

The tool will be available immediately to Snapchatters who already have access to the new, redesigned Snapchat . To do this, you need to dive into the Discover part of Snapchat , and look for a story you'd like to share. The type of "stories" w...

Airtel Vs Reliance Jio

Jio's Rs 349 plan will now provide a total of 105GB data at 1.5GB per day, instead of 70GB. The existing packs, Rs 448 and Rs. 498 have been updated from 1.5 GB/day to 2 GB/day respectively. Some of the rivalry tweets held previous year between ...

Microsoft doubles down on its low-cost Chromebook competition for schools

Microsoft is joining forces with PC companies to supply school districts with Windows devices that won't break the bank. The two companies have launched four low-priced PCs running Windows 10 that are specifically aimed at users in education.

US Government Shuts Down Over Immigration and Budget Fight

The White House, in a statement by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders reacting to the government shutdown , said Senate Democrats owned the unfortunate event and blamed "obstructionist losers" for failing to reach a deal. As the USA government shut dow...

Reliance Jio revamps its Rs 153 plan; offers 1GB data per day

This plan was particularly devised for users of the JioPhone, the company's first 4G VoLTE feature phone. The Rs 24 pack offers the users 500MB of data daily along with free voice calling, 20 SMS and free access to all Jio apps. Reliance Jio after...

Micromax Bharat Go Android Oreo Go Edition Smartphone Launching This Month

The skinned-down OS is optmised for low-end devices with 512MB to 1GB RAM; plus, a Go version will feature several enhancements. Google had announced Android Go during the opening keynote of the I/O developers conference in 2017. Further, Google ha...

Honda Accord named vehicle of the Year

It will go on sale early this year, Honda News reported . Auto experts called the newly redesigned Accord the best iteration of its 41-year history, with sleeker styling and a roomier interior as well as a turbo-charged engine, CNN Money reported...

Why Facebook Inc (FB) Should Exit The News Business Entirely

But knowing Facebook , don't be surprised if in a few years the tables are flipped. That's more than the population of China and the U.S. combined. And investors may not be happy with the changes to the newsfeed. While the social network's b...

Ahead of FISA Vote, Trump Sows Confusion

The so-called 702 authority was put in place after the 9/11 attacks . The president has said that his campaign and Trump Tower was spied on by the Obama administration, calling the former president a "bad (or sick) guy!" Although controversial...

The LG ThinQ WK9 is the company's new Google Assistant smart display

In addition to that, laptops made by HP, Asus and Acer will also have Alexa voice recognition capabilities built in, rather than through a website . LG's new ThinQ WK7 smart display features an 8-inch touch display, about an inch larger than the...

Who Was Har Gobind Khorana? Google Doodle Honors Nobel Prize Winner

The doodle , designed by Bengaluru-based illustrator Rohan Dahotre , has been featured by Google on Khorana's 96th birth anniversary. After being awarded with the Government of India Fellowship in 1945, Khorana went to England for a PhD degree ...

Senate push to overturn FCC's net neutrality decision reaches important threshold

Lawmakers will have 60 days after the FCC's regulations are submitted to pass the bill. Adam Morfeld of Lincoln, would bring net neutrality rules power to the state level. A tie vote would likely mean the deciding vote would be cast by VP Mike Pence,...

Report Says Huawei Failed to Reach Smartphone Sales Deal With AT&T

Now Huawei confirmed the report and said the highly-anticipated Mate 10 Pro will not be sold in the United States through local carriers. Now, the smartphone maker has confirmed that that will no longer be the case. U.S. communications giant AT&T h...

Jimmy Iovine reportedly leaving Apple in August

Dre . This timing is believed to coincide with his Apple shares fully vesting, allowing Iovine to exercise his stock options. It remains unclear at this point just what Iovine plans to do next if rumors of his departure from Apple turn out to b...

Apple: All iPhones, iPads, Macs Affected By Chip Flaws

We continue to develop and test further mitigations for these issues and will release them in upcoming updates of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. However, Apple has advised its customers to download softwares only from trusted sources- Mac App Sto...

LG Unveils 88-Inch 8K OLED TV, First In The World

For instance, there is the one from Samsung that too is of 88-inch dimension and also boasts of QLED tech which can be considered to be Samsung's own take on the OLED technology. "OLED TVs are well-known for their superior picture quality with flaw...

Dangerously cold wind chills

According to the National Weather Service , temperatures will drop to between 0 and -10 degrees. A Wind Chill Warning is in place for Saturday night - Monday morning for wind chill values of -30 to -50 degrees. That high pressure will slowly slide...

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The scientists suspected that "Omwamwi" - alien ship

A new paper from the Harvard scientists Shmuel Bialy and Abraham Loeb suggests that quirks in Oumuamua's rotation and speed could be the result of solar-powered movement. After...

Russian Federation releases video showing Soyuz rocket failure as it happened

Russian Federation suspended all launches after the accident on October 11, unprecedented for Russia's post-Soviet manned launches, that saw the rocket fail minutes after blast-...

NW Kansas native, NASA astronaut Nick Hague safe after emergency landing

This week's mishap marked the fourth time in the Soyuz program history that the ballistic mode of re-entry has occurred. NASA's Bridenstine said Hague, the US astronaut , h...

Soyuz rocket crew rescued after emergency landing

Nasa astronaut Nick Hague and Roscosmos's Alexei Ovchinin lifted off in a booster rocket, intending to travel to the International Space Station (ISS ). RIA news agency, citin...

Have scientists finally found proof of Planet X?

The Goblin-formally known as 2015 TG38-sits more that twice as far from the Sun as Pluto does, even at its closest approach. 2015 TG387 is one of the few known objects that n...

Video Shows Animals Stranded by Hurricane Florence Got Rescued in Style

An abandoned car's hazard lights continue to flash as it sits submerged in a rising flood waters during pre-dawn hours after Hurricane Florence struck in Wilmington , N.C., on S...

Florence strikes Carolina coast with life-threatening storm surge, flooding, power outages

The father was also home, and he was taken to the New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment. Crews had been on the scene clearing the roads, but have since suspended oper...

Southern Charm Cast Evacuates Charleston as Hurricane Florence Approaches

When will we feel those first gusts of wind? And forecasts show those currents just not giving the storm any sense direction in a day or so. Florence could strengthen some ove...

Florence, Helene, and Isaac strengthening over the Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center said despite Florence eventual path, large swells will begin to affect the U.S. East Coast this weekend, resulting in life-threatening surfs and rip ...

Storm warning for US Gulf Coast as potential cyclone approaches

A hurricane watch was issued for the Gulf Coast from the mouth of the Pearl River to the Alabama-Florida border. Weather forecasters believe Tropical Storm Gordon will streng...

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International Space Station Repaired After Pressure Leak

International Space Station Repaired After Pressure Leak

The space agency has now confirmed the breach only caused "a minor reduction of station pressure". Mission controllers in Houston, Texas, and Russia's capital, Moscow, say the ...

Trump emissions plan could dirty Minnesota's air, but energy transition continues

Trump emissions plan could dirty Minnesota's air, but energy transition continues

The Environmental Protection Agency said the move "empowers states, promotes energy independence and facilitates economic growth and job creation". Acting EPA chief Andrew Wheele...

Hurricane Lane: Holiday hotspot braced for LIFE THREATENING conditions

Hurricane Lane: Holiday hotspot braced for LIFE THREATENING conditions

Lane was centered 315 miles south of Kailua-Kona, and moving west northwest at 9 mph. The weather service predicted continued weakening in the next 48 hours but said Lane is ex...

Sick killer whale J-50 could be cared for in Canadian waters

Sick killer whale J-50 could be cared for in Canadian waters

Scientists are reporting progress in the race to help an emaciated and endangered West Coast killer whale in the waters of the Salish Sea. A team of veterinarians is now waiti...

Nasa sending spacecraft into sun's crown

Nasa sending spacecraft into sun's crown

At Parker Solar Probe's closest approach to the Sun , temperatures on the heat shield will reach almost 1,371 degrees Celsius, but the spacecraft and its instruments will be kept...