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Astronaut Scott Kelly and his brother are still identical twins, NASA says

Science topics aren't easy to digest. Nasa said in a statement: 'Nasa has a grasp on what happens to the body after the standard-duration six-month missions aboard the International Space Station , but Scott Kelly's one-year mission is a steppin...

Namibia records first listeria case after it kills 180 in S

Motsoaledi called his counterparts to find ways to prevent the spread of the disease in the region. Motsoaledi announced that the government had found the Listeria monocytogenes bacteria, which causes listeriosis, at plants belonging to Enterprise ...

Wynn Resorts to pay $2.6B to settle lawsuit with Japan's Universal

The stock increased 2.63% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $15.22. Overall, 1.09 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average volume of $809.93 Million. Howard Hughes Institute invested 0.92% of its portfolio in Wynn Resorts, ...

Malcolm Butler reportedly agrees to deal with Titans

Like I said , I made a statement yesterday and I said he benched a four-year vet [Kyle Arrington in Super Bowl XLIX] for a rookie. Multiple sources, including NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, reported that the free agent cornerback will sign a contract...

Spotify to list on April 3; projects path to profit

Spotify is targeting revenue growth of 25 per cent to 35 per cent, compared to 39 per cent past year when it reached 4.1 billion euros (S$6.64 billion) in sales. The direct listing will allow the Stockholm-based company to begin life as a debt-free p...

Super Bomberman R goes multiplatform with help from Ratchet and Master Chief

Multiply the fun and play with up to eight players* in "Battle" mode , or jump into the competitive Grand Prix mode. New characters are joining the fight. Play with up to 8 players locally or 8 players online! Which team will show the best skill...

RIP: Stephen Hawking's Most Inspiring Quotes Are More Relevant Than Ever

Hawking , in a 2014 interview with journalist Pablo Jauregui of El Mundo , made the controversial statement "I'm an atheist". With Einstein, most people are familiar with e=mc2, but they don't know what it means. He was born in Oxford, England o...

Microsoft to expand Azure Cloud services in Europe, Middle East

Sayed Hashish, regional manager for Microsoft Gulf, told Gulf News that the UAE launch is part of a wider expansion that will see Microsoft launch four new facilities globally. Choudry adds that Microsoft believes there is going to be two billion gam...

Putin Seeking to Challenge US in Race to Mars

Russian President Vladimir Putin (pictured) has unveiled Russia's plan to launch a series of missions to Mars . "The closest mission is very soon, we are planning to launch a mission to Mars in 2019", the president said in an interview shown i...

New Microsoft Teams features include Cortana integration

The first capability is an integration with the company's Cortana virtual assistant that will allow workers to use spoken commands in Microsoft Teams . The other feature coming to Microsoft Teams this year is cloud recording that will enable...

Fitbit's latest smartwatch attempt borrows heavily from Apple Watch design and features

The Fitbit Versa is the company's attempt to recapture the portion of the fitness market they had lost to Apple , and it certainly seems as if they're positioned to do just that. The company's new "smartwatch for all" also takes things a step furth...

The Witchwood is Hearthstone's first expansion of 2018

If you're really keen to learn the cards, the Hearthstone team will host a livestream on its Twitch channel at 11am PT on March 26th where it will start revealing them. A total of 135 new cards are being added in the upcoming expansion, and some...

Samsung's new 'invisible' QLED TV with Bixby will merge with the background

Before you mount the TV , you'll snap a picture of the wall it's going to hang on-it doesn't matter if it's brick, wood, patterned wallpaper, or just a white wall-and then after it's up, you can set that picture as the TV's background. Samsung has ...

No vote to be held today on pension reform bill

With chants of "find funding first" coming from the flood of teachers outside the senate chamber Friday, lawmakers backpedaled on Senate Bill 1, sending it back to the State and Local Government Committee rather than putting it to a vote.

New $10 bill featuring Viola Desmond

The Bank of Canada has hidden a digital Easter egg in its website celebrating the new $10 bill featuring civil rights activist Viola Desmond , unveiled Thursday in Halifax. Her sister, Wanda Robson , was among those who attended a 2016 ceremony w...

Gunfire reported at veterans home in Yountville, California

The law enforcement departments who have responded to the hostage situation include the Napa County Sheriff, Napa Police Department, Sonoma County Sheriff, California Highway Patrol and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. An armored police vehicle, ...

Samsung Galaxy On Max price slashed; find out the new price

Which will obviously require more time. Instead, both of them come with a traditional fingerprint scanner on their back below the camera module. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is Samsung's latest flagship of Note series yet to receive Android Oreo updat...

Send Your Name to the Sun Aboard NASA's Parker Solar Probe

The aim of the mission is to study how the solar wind and energy affect Earth and other worlds. The spacecraft is about the size of a small vehicle and will travel directly into the Sun's "atmosphere" to a distance of about 4 million miles from...

Unprompted, creepy laughing from Alexa is freaking out Echo users

Streaming music through Deezer on Alexa devices is starting to roll out to users from today, though this will be a gradual rollout so it's possible not all users will see the availability immediately. Amazon first introduced Alexa alongside th...

Oculus Rift headsets are offline following a software error

Over on the Oculus Rift support page, the following message is being displayed: "If you are using an Nvidia GPU and now experiencing display or performance issues with your Oculus Rift, please make sure you are using driver version 388.59".

Toyota unveils the GR Supra Racing concept in Geneva

You might think it unusual that Toyota would use a motorsports vehicle to shape its road cars , but that is actually what Kiichiro Toyoda believes in. The Supra was originally a sport-tuned Celica model before becoming its own rear-wheel drive spo...

Heads Up: Chinese Space Station Crashing Back to Earth Sometime Soon

Aerospace Corporation predicts it will be within a week of the beginning of April, while the European Space Agency says it will come down between 24th March and 19th April. The Aerospace Corporation in a statement informed that there is a chance t...

Nintendo Switch Activity Logs Reset After A Year

Launch-day games like Breath of the Wild are affected. Through the official website of Nintendo Japan , we've found out that the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild OST has been officially announced, spanning 5 CDs for a total of 211 tracks.

Scientists find mega-colony of penguins

More than 1.5 million of the birds were found in 2015 during a survey of the area, according to a report in the journal Scientific Reports . The number of Adelie penguins discovered on the Danger Islands represents more than all the recorded pop...

No New Nintendo Switch, Retailers Told To Crank Up Peripheral Sales

It's become old news but the Nintendo Switch has had one helluva first-year thanks to excellent marketing and an incredible slate of first and third party games. Add your Nintendo Switch console to power it up and...hold a recital, catch a fish, ...

Nokia 7 Plus with Android One unveiled at MWC 2018

In a nod to the "banana phone" nickname it earned courtesy of the curved design, HMD is offering the Nokia 8110 in banana yellow and, for those who want a more Matrix-like phone, black. The dual-camera setup on the back, made by Zeiss optics, fea...

Apple moves iCloud encryption keys for Chinese users to China

While Apple has always hosted iCloud keys in the United States - thus making it necessary to involve the USA justice system in any requests for user data - the company said it must comply with China's new laws requiring the data to be stored locall...

Facebook Pulls VR First-Person Shooter from Conservative Political Conference

A demo clip of Bullet Train hosted on the Oculus Rift website shows that at least one level in the game involves the player fighting through waves of "resistance forces" in a fairly generic rail station setting. The company is facing criticism over...

Who you Gonna Call? AR Game Ghostbusters World in 2018

Maybe your friend who loves hunting Pokemon with you, because the new Ghostbusters World augmented-reality game looks pretty cool. The core gameplay will be skill-based and feature the latest in AR technology, with even more intriguing features t...

Eddie Jones fronts up after Scotland smash England in Six Nations

Ireland reached second back in August 2015, ahead of the World Cup, but fell back to sixth before they beat New Zealand at Soldier Field, in November 2016. "It's human nature, unfortunately we just weren't in the game for the first 40 minutes, so ful...

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What Will Maduro's Re-election Mean for Venezuela?

If Trump doesn't stop buying oil from Venezuela , why should we take economic measures against Maduro? Even before the election took place, the US, Canada, the European Union ...

U.S. employee suffers brain injury in China after 'abnormal sounds'

The embassy, which issued a health alert to Americans living in China, said it could not link the case to health issues suffered by USA government staff in Cuba dating back to...

Why TN is protesting against Sterlite in Tuticorin

Reports say that the police opened fire at around 12:50 pm when they manhandled a freelance photographer's camera and snatched the memory card. However, everything turned futile, ...

Israel Refuses to Cooperate with UN Commission of Inquiry on Gaza

The latter has also routinely been threatened by the United States and Israel not to make any moves in the ICC. Israel said it took a "severe view" of the Palestinian request ...

Global investigators probing Malaysia's 1MDB corruption case have a new ally: Malaysia

This task force met for the first time on Tuesday and will focus on bringing back funds and assets, as well as taking criminal action on those involved in wrongdoing in 1MDB unde...

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Earphones launched in India for Rs 3999

The company has also launched OnePlus Bullet Wireless earphones as well. The $529 model is the mirror black variant with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The customers and fan...

U.S. regulators begin Tesla crash investigations

The company set up a unit in China this month, taking a step closer to producing electric vehicles in the country and setting up its first gigafactory outside the U.S. The driver h...

Battlefield V Is This Year's Battlefield Game

Last week, EA and DICE hid the reveal date for Battlefield 2018 inside a cleverly crafted Battlefield 1 Easter Egg . To find out more make sure to check out the live reveal ...

Scientists have found the growing black hole

If placed at the centre of the Milky Way, the galaxy that contains our solar system, this black hole will be 10 times brighter than a full moon and the brightest of all stars. Wolf...

Mobile Announces New BOGO Smartphone Deal

And when traveling, you'll get free texting all flight long and a free hour of smartphone Wi-Fi on Gogo-equipped domestic flights, plus free data roaming in 140+ countries and des...

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YouTube Music rumored to launch on Tuesday along with rebranded YouTube Premium

YouTube Music rumored to launch on Tuesday along with rebranded YouTube Premium

But like the recently revamped Google News, YouTube Music will offer personalized playlists based on data that Google/YouTube already has on you, with a pinch of AI, of course....

Mercedes' bosses want to see my contract extension: Hamilton

Mercedes' bosses want to see my contract extension: Hamilton

But despite his growing confidence and an increased "synergy" with the vehicle , Hamilton was careful not to overstate the significance of his second successive win. The incident t...

Steve Wynn's damaged $70 million Picasso pulled from Christie's sale

Steve Wynn's damaged $70 million Picasso pulled from Christie's sale

For " Le Marin ", Christie's had assured the seller of a minimum price and found a third-party guarantor to bid for the piece at auction. Christie's reports in a news release t...

Fans Attempt To Attack Pregnant Cardi B Outside Of Clothing Store

Fans Attempt To Attack Pregnant Cardi B Outside Of Clothing Store

Referring to how, in her opinion, the standard of rap has lowered, Azealia added: "If my spelling and grammar was that bad, I'd be cancelled". I did not choose to be famous - peo...

Europa, Jupiter's Ocean Moon, May Shoot Plumes of Water Into Space

Europa, Jupiter's Ocean Moon, May Shoot Plumes of Water Into Space

But the probe never directly encountered any of that water - or so scientists thought at the time. One of those times, in the year 1997, Galileo flew within 128 miles of Europa ...

Google introduces Google One to replace Drive online storage plans

Google introduces Google One to replace Drive online storage plans

It will also add more versatility for those who opt for the basic free account with 15 GB of storage. Google's paid storage plans are set to become more affordable this year, f...

Apple slapped with class-action lawsuit over faulty MacBook Keyboards

Apple slapped with class-action lawsuit over faulty MacBook Keyboards

According to the lawsuit document, there are have been "thousands" of users who have been inconvenienced by this ongoing problem. "[Apple should] provide adequate disclosure of t...

Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launches Falcon 9 rocket into space

Elon Musk's SpaceX successfully launches Falcon 9 rocket into space

After a day's delay , Bangladesh's first satellite was today successfully launched atop the first SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket. After a few hiccups and delayed starts, ...

Nasa will send helicopter to Mars to test otherworldly flight

Nasa will send helicopter to Mars to test otherworldly flight

Thomas Zurbuchen, Associate Administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, said the mission provided "a unique opportunity to advance Mars exploration for the future". "...