Science

News

Independent autopsy of Keith Lamont Scott released

I did seem him, but he was at a distance. Several officers then confronted Scott, demanding he "drop the gun". Body camera footage shows an officer attempting to gain entry to Scott's vehicle as well as the moments after the shooting. Police reco...

Rocket Launch May Be Visible From South Jersey Oct. 16

EDT Friday. "Tropical Storm Nicole is expected to reach Bermuda as a hurricane Thursday, Oct. 13". "The tracking station at Bermuda is required to conduct the Antares launch from Wallops", said Steven Kremer, chief of the Wallops Range and Missio...

Naturally, Trump Plans To Blame A Mexican For Sexual Assault Allegations

The GOP nominee "will broaden his attack against the media to hit globalism and the Clinton Foundation by charging that Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is part of a biased coalition working in collusion with the Clinton campaign and its supporters ...

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for literature

Dylan "never wanted to be a political or social leader, but the irony is that he did become that because he voiced so many things people were feeling", Taylor said. "There's an enormous, nearly a kind of unbelievability, that it finally happened", Ba...

Boko Haram releases 21 Chibok girls to Nigerian government

More than 50 were able to escape on the day they were captured, the BBC said. Boko Haram extremists kidnap 276 schoolgirls from Chibok in northern Nigeria, the region where the insurgency emerged several years ago. Recently, 21 Chibok schoolgir...

Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) set to expand the California Car Plant

The combined product fits within Musk's grand scheme of bringing synergies between the two companies. The now confirmed Tesla/SolarCity event taking place during the following week on the 28th has everything to do with future energy products.

Trump Doubts Fairness of Clinton's Victory in Race for Democratic Nomination

They overwhelmingly supported Mrs. Clinton, drawing charges from Mr. Sanders and his backers that the entire process was unfair. "I wish very much that I was returning to Maine as the Democratic nominee but that's the way it is, I lost", he said.

Samsung phone catches fire on plane

IN passenger Brian Green's phone began emitting smoke inside Southwest Airlines' Flight 994 to Baltimore from Louisville, Kentucky, the CNN reported. But the plane was evacuated at the gate after the cabin began filling up with smoke, according to a ...

Your Galaxy Note 7 will warn you if there's a fire risk

These issues lead to some the devices catching fire, and in one case, injured a six-year-old boy . A Samsung representative said a "vast majority" have chosen a different Galaxy smartphone. It states approximately 22,000 of the recalled phones were ...

British trio share physics Nobel for work on exotic states of matter

The Nobel committee said these three scientists have "opened the door on an unknown world" into a world "where matter can assume odd states." . Their pioneering research began the hunt for new exotic materials that may have applications in electr...

Apple's first iOS developer academy has opened in Italy

Popular API documentation browser Dash was yesterday pulled from the App Store after a routine migration request. APPLE HAS STARTED SHOWING adverts in the App Store search results. As developer Steven Troughton-Smith points out, if Popescu didn...

Blue Origin successfully tests escape system, lands rocket

While it is possible the booster may survive the in-flight abort, it is worth noting that the booster itself was not created to survive such an event, especially given the off-axis 70,000 lbf that will be delivered to the top of the booster via the e...

US auto sales expected to fall in September

USA auto sales fell slightly in September as demand for new cars and trucks sputtered. U.S. auto sales dipped in September after a summer of slow growth, according to figures released Monday. "I don't see any downturn in the USA economy any time so...

Tillman to face Stroman in AL wild-card game

The victor of the AL wild-card game will face the Texas Rangers, while the NL victor will face the Chicago Cubs. "You look at the home run, Biagini coming in, Sanchez starting, Osuna finishing it off", Gibbons said. Liriano has posted a 2-2 record ...

A 'safe' Note7 exploded and destroyed this guy's MacBook Pro with it

The company said it has received about 60% of the affected phones sold in the U.S. and Korea. Mashable plugged the device's IMEI number into Samsung's online Note7 recall checker and it checked out as safe and provided the following: "Your de...

New Jeep Compass SUV looks like shrunken Grand Cherokee

The 2017 Jeep Compass compact SUV is scheduled to become available for purchase in the United States in the first quarter of 2017. The new Compass was created to replace both the Patriot and the current Compass, two of the oldest members of Jeep's li...

The streak is finally over-Tennessee beats the Gators

The win ends the streak and proves this is a different Tennessee team. Tennessee has now won nine consecutive games dating back to the 2015 season, the third longest win streak in the nation. Then the Vols finished the season with 9 straight wi...

Hyundai's new RN30 hot hatch is race-inspired

It gets new flared and vented wheel arches, front splitter, futuristic lighting, lower suspension and high performance technologies offering a boost in performance and greater driving pleasure. Though, the new third generation i30 maintains the desig...

You Can Adjust Your Flashlight's Brightness in iOS 10

If you've got an iOS 10 device, you can get this update by going into Settings General Software Update. Apple also promises that the iPhone 7 will have the longest battery life ever in a iPhone. Todesco posted a photo of his iPhone 7 on the...

SpaceX: Accident points to breach in rocket's helium system

Elon Musk's firm was carrying out a test firing of its unmanned Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station when the explosion happened on September 1st. SpaceX's probe of that failure concluded it was probably caused by a weakened strut...

Search

Breaking News

SMC Alert: Rocket Lab successful launch

Operators of tiny satellites don't have many options to get to space, and typically have to hitch rides on launches of much bigger probes. Rocket Lab chief executive Peter Beck...

Google Will Now Prioritize Page Speed for Mobile Search

Mobile-first indexing is a major shift away from the current practice of using computer programs to crawl, index and rank websites by first looking at the desktop version. A tool t...

United States lawmakers urge AT&T to cut all ties with Huawei

Nearly all phones and electronics - including most "American" or "European" phones - are made in China. The US also isn't the only country to worry about the companies: the Aus...

Huawei is victim of U.S. 'trust deficit'

Regarding the Wall Street Journal report which claims the deal was scuttled due to security concerns, Huawei spokesman Chase Skinner said - " privacy and security are always ou...

Google could turn the next Pixel's touchscreen into a speaker

Google has declined to comment on the acquisition, including how much might have been paid for Redux. Redux's technology could also be used create haptic feedback - which gives the...

HTC announces Vive Pro with increased resolution and built-in headphones

These will be available via a revamped version of the Viveport VR store. CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cove...

Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

The great changes of the Nokia 6 (2018) come from the inside. The fingerprint scanner in Nokia 6 is embedded into the home button on the front. Bummer. The biggest change tha...

Amazon: Echo Dot top-selling product over holidays

A Google spokesperson made a statement regarding its battle with Amazon stating that since Amazon doesn't carry Google products like Chromecast and Google Home , nor does ...

Sid Meier's Civilization VI is now available on iPad

And it's not the trial version or some joke-half of game. You can buy Civilization VI in the iOS App Store for $30 until January 4. While an earlier cut-down entry in the fra...

Jio vs Idea vs Vodafone vs Airtel: Prepaid and Postpaid Plans

For the purposes of simplicity, we're excluding all packs and plans that offer more than 1GB data per day per month. "For high data users, the MRP 299 plan offers free voice, unlim...

Special Reports

Catherine: Full Body Coming to PS4 and Vita

Look for "deep discussions" and an official trailer on December 22, when the development team goes live on Niconico to reveal more about Catherine: Full Body . The new character...

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland

Forecast Calls for White Christmas in Iceland

As of Monday evening, the possibilities for the Christmas high temperature in Richmond range from the 30s to the 70s, with a better than even chance of clouds and showers. The la...

There's Going To Be A Fantastic Meteor Shower Tonight

There's Going To Be A Fantastic Meteor Shower Tonight

Make this year more memorable, get ready to encounter the picturesque meteor shower tonight. Last year, a super moon greatly interfered with the viewing of this event because the...

Google Assistant for Android 5.0 Lollipop Smartphones and Android Tablets Coming Soon

Google Assistant for Android 5.0 Lollipop Smartphones and Android Tablets Coming Soon

Other regions receiving the update include Italy, Japan, Germany, Brazil, and Korea. "Once you get the update and opt-in, you'll see an Assistant app icon in your "All apps" list...

Soul Calibur VI Trailer And Release Date 2018

Soul Calibur VI Trailer And Release Date 2018

Following rumors last week that the "sixth installment" of a popular gaming franchise would be announced tonight at The Game Awards , fans immediately turned to Soulcalibur VI a...