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  • Astronomers spot 'scaled-up version of Earth' which could host alien life

    Astronomers spot 'scaled-up version of Earth' which could host alien life

    New research by the European Southern Observatory found that exoplanet K2-18b is rocky, like our planet - and could have liquid water on the surface. The team is now hoping that when NASA's James Webb telescope is launched in 2019, the exoplanets can be studied in much greater detail. "With the current data, we can't distinguish between those two possibilities", Cloutier said .

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  • Google spat with Amazon heats up

    Google spat with Amazon heats up

    When two heavyweights from different subsectors of the tech world start directly competing there will be arguments and temper tantrums, but Google and Amazon have escalated the feud. A Google spokesman said in an emailed statement that the company has been trying to reach a reciprocal agreement with Amazon for products and services but has not done so.

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  • Asus NovaGo, world's first gigabit LTE laptop launched, price starts at $599

    Asus NovaGo, world's first gigabit LTE laptop launched, price starts at $599

    Tomorrow, we will learn significantly more about Qualcomm's newest chip and its capabilities, so stay tuned. Microsoft's Terry Myerson joined Asus , HP and Qualcomm executives on stage at the Qualcomm Technology Summit to unveil the first Always on PCs - Windows 10 laptops based on the Qualcomm 835 chipset , with a promised week of battery life.

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  • This huge security flaw allows literally anyone to log into your Mac

    This huge security flaw allows literally anyone to log into your Mac

    Taking advantage of the bug from there requires the user to click "other" and then enter the same " root " username with no password. In addition, if a Mac user has "screen sharing" enabled, perhaps from a previous IT support issue, the root login can be used to remotely view the users screen without them knowing, or login remotely.

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  • OnePlus Won't be Compatible with OS Updates Feature of Android Oreo

    OnePlus Won't be Compatible with OS Updates Feature of Android Oreo

    OnePlus has confirmed that neither the OnePlus 5T , nor any current OnePlus device, will receive Google's Project Treble functionalities. It's worth noting that OnePlust 5T isn't a budget smartphone, but costs Rs 32,999 for 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM variant and Rs 37,999 for the 8GB + 128GB configuration model in India.

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  • OnePlus 5 manufacturing being discontinued in India: Official Report

    OnePlus 5 manufacturing being discontinued in India: Official Report

    But the company has rolled out Android Oreo to everyone. You will be able to get this update for all the variants if you live in the United States. Before the official rollout, the team released a beta version of Oreo allowing developers and users to find any bugs, glitches in the update before the full version is introduced for the smartphone.

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  • Study says dog owners live longer, healthier lives

    Study says dog owners live longer, healthier lives

    They found *dog owners* had a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease or other causes. Though dog owners overall saw these benefits , the effects were strongest among people who lived alone , who were 36% less likely to develop heart disease and 33% less likely to die than people living alone who don't own dogs.

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  • Hitman to Become Hulu TV Series

    Hitman to Become Hulu TV Series

    If you've played any of IO Interactive's Hitman games, you know how episodic the setup is: Agent 47 and his bald, bar-coded head travel to locations both exotic and mundane - sometimes in creative disguise - and carry out murder assignments that involve espionage at the highest worldwide levels.

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  • Sheep Can Recognize Celebrity Faces in Photos

    Scientists say the study could help advance research of Huntington's disease , which causes humans to lose their ability to recognize faces, Sky News reported . a football helmet or gas lamp, for instance.) The third test pitted the sheep's celebrity targets against unfamiliar humans . "Sheep are long-lived and have brains that are similar in size and complexity to those of some monkeys".

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  • Target opening at 6 PM Thanksgiving Night

    Target opening at 6 PM Thanksgiving Night

    Kmart will open its doors at 6:00 PM local time on Thanksgiving, with doorbuster deals lasting until 2:00 PM on Black Friday. Maybe we'll see additional Kmart ads as we get closer to Black Friday. Xbox One S 500GB console, $189.99 with a $25 Target GiftCard, giving guests $115 in total value (Reg. $279.99). R1893 and Roebuck & Co. jeans for $9.99, regular price $39.

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  • How to Download and Play Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Now

    How to Download and Play Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Now

    Fortunately, they seem to have learned well from their past mobile forays into Super Mario and Fire Emblem , because Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp looks just delightful. Or you can purchase entrance to Shovel Strike Quarry, where you'll earn valuable minerals that you can sell for bells. Is Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp free? The cutesy, critter-filled world of Nintendo's Animal Crossing is coming to mobile next month, with the company Tuesday announcing the launch of Animal ...

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  • Pokemon Go Halloween Update

    Pokemon Go Halloween Update

    The candy rewards from catching, hatching, and transferring Pokémon will be doubled, and the Pokemon will find candy twice as fast during the Halloween celebration. Trainers will have the chance to pick up special boxes from the in-game shop which will contain items such as Super Incubators and Raid Passes .

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  • Orionid meteor shower: Lack of moonlight makes for excellent viewing conditions

    Orionid meteor shower: Lack of moonlight makes for excellent viewing conditions

    Scientists believe that the Orionids are on a 12-year cycle, which last peaked in 2006, when the shower was as strong as the Perseids. What is the Orionid meteor shower? First things first, do you know the difference between a meteor , a comet and an asteroid? The moon, which will be entering its first quarter phase starting Friday , already just a sliver in the sky, will have set before Orion even rises in the eastern sky.

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  • Motorola adds Alexa integration with latest Moto Mod

    Motorola adds Alexa integration with latest Moto Mod

    The latest Moto Smart Speaker for Moto Z smartphones makes Alexa available to anyone anywhere. What the program does is give Amazon Prime customers the chance to get a new phone at a discounted price, so folks looking for a deal may want to give this Moto X4 a look.

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  • Wi-Fi network flaw could let hackers spy on you

    Android 6.0, Chromium and Android Wear 2.0 devices are particularly vulnerable to four-way handshake attacks-an attack actually causes the protocol to reinstall a predictable, all-zero key, making it trivial to decrypt the network's traffic.

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  • Nintendo Hints at Game Boy Classic With Trademark Filing

    Nintendo Hints at Game Boy Classic With Trademark Filing

    And now, a new Japanese trademark for the Game Boy has been filed in Japan. Hrm. If so, let us know what you think of it in the comments. It's worth noting that the trademark application doesn't specifically use the "Game Boy" name as part of its filing, as Kotaku points out , but the image of the classic handheld system is hard to mistake for literally anything else.

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  • Watch Live as Astronauts Fix a Robotic Arm on the ISS

    Watch Live as Astronauts Fix a Robotic Arm on the ISS

    EDT Friday, Oct. 6. Expedition 53 astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba will also "stand" on Canadarm2 during spacewalks on October 10 and October 18. The LEE works like a hand at the end of the robotic arm and grapples incoming cargo spacecraft like SpaceX's Dragon and Orbital ATK's Cygnus. The spacewalk is the first of three planned over the next two weeks.

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  • Rock legend Tom Petty's ten best songs

    Rock legend Tom Petty's ten best songs

    Prior to his Instagram tribute, John posted to Twitter about Petty's death, writing, "I loved Tom Petty and I covered his songs because I wanted know what it felt like to fly". In addition to producing, Petty performs on two of the album's tracks, while Heartbreakers members Benmont Tench , Steve Ferrone and Mike Campbell also appear on the album.

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  • Myanmar's Rohingyas: victims of a democracy still under military sway

    Myanmar's Rohingyas: victims of a democracy still under military sway

    Suu Kyi said she felt "deeply" for the suffering of "all people" in the conflict, and that Myanmar was "committed to a sustainable solution... for all communities in this state". "They are as they were before the (Aug. 25) attacks took place", she said. Suu Kyi might have been a beacon of hope, but behind the scenes, it's been business as usual.

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