Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Researchers Train Orca Whale To Mimic Human Speech Researchers Train Orca Whale To Mimic Human Speech

Their huge aquatic guinea pig was called Wikie , a 14-year-old killer whale kept by the Marineland Aquarium in Antibes, France. In the wild, killer whales live in pods and each has its own dialect, which includes calls that are completely unique t...

Ben Simmons, Jaylen Brown react to All-Star Game snub Ben Simmons, Jaylen Brown react to All-Star Game snub

Drummond will take his place on LeBron James' team for the match at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles. Although the news is certainly bad for Wall and the Wizards, one lucky player who fell just short of an All-Star bid will now receive the honor...

Putin tells athletes to ignore scandal Putin tells athletes to ignore scandal

President Vladimir Putin has apologized to Russian Olympic athletes for not protecting them amid the ongoing doping scandal, adding that Russia has always supported and will continue to support sport free from doping and politics. He said he hoped th...

Raila Odinga Kenya Inauguration: Tag's Opposition Resistance Movement a Criminal Group Raila Odinga Kenya Inauguration: Tag's Opposition Resistance Movement a Criminal Group

Former Kenyan Vice-President Kalonzo Musyoka said Wednesday that gunshots and a grenade were fired at his home in what he called "an assassination attempt", as a government shutdown of the top three TV stations continued the day after the mock inaugu...

Fossil reveals secrets of African dinosaurs Fossil reveals secrets of African dinosaurs

But this wouldn't just be any dinosaur . Dubbed Mansourasaurus shahinae , the ancient beast was a type of titanosaur, a group of sauropod (long-necked plant-eating) dinosaurs . Large parts of Africa are covered in grasslands, savannas and rain...

Google removed over 700000 apps from Google Play in 2017 Google removed over 700000 apps from Google Play in 2017

The vast majority of these malicious apps (99 percent), never made it into the store and was outright rejected by Google's algorithms and security teams. Google removed more than a quarter of a million apps a year ago that attempted to deceive users ...

Kim Kardashian Slammed For Her 'Bo Derek' Braids On Snapchat: Cultural Appropriation? Kim Kardashian Slammed For Her 'Bo Derek' Braids On Snapchat: Cultural Appropriation?

Fulani braids are a style of cornrows that usually consists of braids with beads. Now Kim's gone and credited that same controversial person for creating said appropriated hairstyle, and then imitated the culture herself nearly 50 years lat...

Stocks under Analysis: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA), Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

Investors may also want to take a longer-term look at company shares. The stock decreased 1.07% or $0.0652 during the last trading session, reaching $6.0348. Recent insider trends for Tesla, Inc . A 4 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy...

Something unbelievable will happen with the moon on January 31 Something unbelievable will happen with the moon on January 31

In Australia, the penumbral eclipse - when the outer shadow of earth falls on the moon - will start at 9.51pm (local time Sydney). Fans of the lunar calendar will be pumped for January 31, when a rare celestial event is set to grace our skies.

Is your lunchtime sandwich bad for the environment? Is your lunchtime sandwich bad for the environment?

A new study analysing the carbon footprint of the 11.5bn sandwiches eaten in the United Kingdom each year has found that the average impact from homemade sandwiches is around two-times lower than the ready-made equivalent. "Given that sandwiche...

Intel Meltdown and Spectre-proof CPUs to launch this year Intel Meltdown and Spectre-proof CPUs to launch this year

There is a small performance hit for Intel's CPUs when you have the current software patch installed (though for Haswell and Broadwell platforms it seems Intel is recommending not installing the fix ) but I would expect that the benefits of buildi...

Facebook wins European Union court fight against class action lawsuit Facebook wins European Union court fight against class action lawsuit

However, Schrems was not entirely successful, failing to win the right to sue Facebook on behalf of thousands of other consumers. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled Austrian activist Max Schrems can bring a case against Facebook ov...

Reddit now offers two-factor authentication to all Reddit now offers two-factor authentication to all

While a lot of you must be aware of the 2FA tool on Google account, we are listing down steps on how it will work for Reddit users. If users lose their phone or the Reddit app has a case of the tech hiccups, Reddit will supply each user with 10 one...

Chrome Now Lets You Mute Noisy Sites Forever: Here's How Chrome Now Lets You Mute Noisy Sites Forever: Here's How

But with Chrome 64, users can simply right-click on a tab and select the option to "mute tab". Google is letting you mute those super annoying ads that stalk you around the web. It goes without saying that compatible hardware and software would b...

Sea of Thieves Team Working to Address Closed Beta Error Sea of Thieves Team Working to Address Closed Beta Error

Now, in response to those issues, developer Rare is extending its pre-release trial period. "We're now experiencing an incredibly high number of tweets, so we are sorry that we can't get back to all of you", the tweet reads. You can check up on hap...

Musk's pay tied into Tesla's performance Musk's pay tied into Tesla's performance

Jonas said that Tesla is entering an era where new competition in the electric and self-driving auto space will challenge its ability to leverage its monopoly position in the market for stock growth. If Tesla hits the US$650 billion valuation target,...

Instagram now lets you add GIFs to Stories Instagram now lets you add GIFs to Stories

However, there will now be a new GIF option, containing a library full of moving stickers powered by GIPHY . Tap the sticker to select it and add it to your story . Instagram adds GIFs to Stories . Maybe. But it's also pretty easy to do, and pu...

Ugandan leader praises Trump, says he loves him after 'shithole' comments Ugandan leader praises Trump, says he loves him after 'shithole' comments

I don't know whether he's misquoted or whatever. The Ugandan leader, addressing members of the regional East African Legislative Assembly, went on to say that Trump was an honest man too. Mr Trump later denied using the derogatory phrase, saying he...

Google I/O 2018 Teased With Delicious Pineapple Cake And Cryptic Puzzles Google I/O 2018 Teased With Delicious Pineapple Cake And Cryptic Puzzles

Inside, you'll notice a "sisters" theme (the Sister Carrie book, a picture of the Brontë sisters, a photo of twins), which leads to the solution: Iwata (Mountain View's sister city), which is the door code used to unlock the next room. Google ann...

Geneva debut for luxurious new Range Rover SV Coupé Geneva debut for luxurious new Range Rover SV Coupé

According to the press release the new SV Coupe will be a two door coupe, the SUV will be made official at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. To be showcased at the 2018 Geneva Auto Show in a little over a month's time, the vehicle has jus...

Microsoft makes new Windows 10 Privacy tools official

Product and Service Performance data includes performance and reliability events and information about device health. The new Diagnostic Data Viewer will display different types of diagnostic data collected by the OS. Being more transparent abou...

Blue moon eclipse to be seen January 31 Blue moon eclipse to be seen January 31

Be that as it may, watchers in the Middle East, Asia, eastern Russia, Australia and New Zealand will see the Super Blue Blood Moon amid moonrise toward the beginning of the day, as per the NASA articulation. The last Blue Moon total lunar eclipse...

Xbox Game Pass Will Offer Xbox Exclusive Titles On Launch Day Xbox Game Pass Will Offer Xbox Exclusive Titles On Launch Day

For newcomers to the Xbox One ecosystem, it's incredible and is fantastic value for its R159 a month asking price. Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass subscription service has just become much more interesting for gamers. "That innovation we're pu...

With Moon Race Called Off, Antrix And TeamIndus Also End Launch Agreement With Moon Race Called Off, Antrix And TeamIndus Also End Launch Agreement

Bengaluru, Jan 24 Indian space startup TeamIndus' moon mission dream has been dashed after Google Lunar XPRIZE brought the curtains down on Dollars 30 million prize competition, saying all the five finalists in the race to land a rover on the...

God of War PS4 Release Date Announced - 20 April 2018 God of War PS4 Release Date Announced - 20 April 2018

It's worth noting that the whole game takes place in a single, unbroken shot, with no camera cuts . The new God Of War is something of a sea-change for the series, with action switching to a third-person, over the shoulder HUD and Greek mythol...

New MacBook to boost LCM orders for GIS New MacBook to boost LCM orders for GIS

The report also stated that General Interface Solution (GIS) is likely to win more LCD display orders from Apple for the new model the Cupertino giant has been planning. As such, Apple is well-due a major Air redesign or the removal of it completel...

Watch an Apple iPhone battery explode after a man chews on it Watch an Apple iPhone battery explode after a man chews on it

This caused the battery to burst into flames. The battery ruptured and caused a small explosion. Last month, Apple admitted that it throttled older iPhones as their batteries age. This can not become the next Tide Pod challenge . "The battery ...

Reliance Jio's Republic day 2018 offer Reliance Jio's Republic day 2018 offer

The shares of two telecom majors, Bharti Airtel and Idea cellular tanked around 6 per cent over a surprise republic day offer by Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio . Last but not least, Airtel Rs 509 plan appears be a victor here for offering 1.4GB data...

Intel now knows why Spectre and Metldown patches are causing reboots Intel now knows why Spectre and Metldown patches are causing reboots

Intel recently promised that all of its processors from the past five years would be protected against the Meltdown/Spectre vulnerabilities by the end of January, and this is proving to be more hard than expected. The Spectre and Meldown attacks a...

Microsoft unveils $200 Windows 10 laptops for schools Microsoft unveils $200 Windows 10 laptops for schools

In a notable announcement, Microsoft is also adding integrations with some of the most used School Information Systems. Lenovo 300e: a 2-in-1 convertible PC with pen support, starting at $279. And Microsoft also is offering a limited-time (Januar...

State Senate Committee Rejects Expanded Cold Beer Sales State Senate Committee Rejects Expanded Cold Beer Sales

Currently, only liquor stores may sell beer chilled. "A vote to expand cold beer sales" is a vote to "put liquor stores out of business", testified Jon Sinder, who is a co-owner of Crown Liquors a chain of central IN liquor stores. The unamended bi...

Warmer Temperatures and Fog in the Weekend Forecast Warmer Temperatures and Fog in the Weekend Forecast

A few light showers are possible on Sunday , mainly late, and Saturday will be the pick day of the weekend, with partly cloudy skies, lighter winds and highs hitting 40 degrees. "The combination of rain, and increased snowmelt from higher temperat...

13 children have been rescued after their parents held them captive 13 children have been rescued after their parents held them captive

Authorities also found that several children shackled to beds with chains and padlocks in filthy conditions. 57-year old David and 49-year old Louise were reportedly arrested on charges of child torture and child endangerment . Six of the co...

Pope marries Chilean couple mid-flight Pope marries Chilean couple mid-flight

Pope Francis was visiting Chile to end its ongoing conflict with the Mapuche people, the indigenous people of Chile when the near-fatal incident happened. The rise has been so fast that today there are almost two dozen immigrant slums. At least 80...

New Alien game in development at Cold Iron Studios New Alien game in development at Cold Iron Studios

The unnamed game is in development for the PC and consoles at Cold Iron Studios , a small development studio that was recently acquired by FoxNext. "Games will be the defining entertainment medium of this century, in our view". Other members of the ...

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