• Apple is definitely building an auto, Tesla's Elon Musk says
Apple is definitely building an auto, Tesla's Elon Musk says

If it ever happens. Commenting on Apple's recent spate of hires from the automotive industry, including some from Tesla Motors,  Musk   said:  "It's pretty hard to hide something if you hire over a thousand engineers to do it". Adding to this, at the time The Guardian also obtained a letter that  revealed  the iPhone maker was looking for a test ...

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  • First major El Nino storm hits California
First major El Nino storm hits California

Officials shut down the city's iconic cable cars, and buses were used to serve riders. A mobile home park was evacuated Thursday in the Newhall area of Southern California, but voluntary evacuation advisories were cancelled in some other areas where wildfires had stripped hillsides of vegetation and created mudslide dangers.

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  • Tim Peake makes history by becoming first Briton to walk in space
Tim Peake makes history by becoming first Briton to walk in space

The astronauts are working in challenging conditions, with 45-minute blocks alternating between sunlight and complete darkness, and are having to fight the pressure of their space suits over more than six hours. On March 1, about 15 milliliters of water were found inside astronaut Terry Virts' helmet after a seven-hour spacewalk . He became the fi...

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  • Remix OS Custom Android OS Running On PC
Remix OS Custom Android OS Running On PC

It's unclear what impact running Remix OS 2.0 will have on your system's battery life. It wasn't long ago when Remix OS 2.0 was leaked online, ahead of the official launch. The program distributes the file to your USB drive so that it works as a Live USB drive. You will then be redirected to a listing of devices to boot.

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  • VW Chairman: 'We disappointed the American people and our customers'
VW Chairman: 'We disappointed the American people and our customers'

In September, US regulators initially said Europe's biggest carmaker could face fines in excess of $18 billion. "The complaint further alleges that Volkswagen also equipped certain 3.0 liter vehicles with software that senses when the vehicle is undergoing federal emissions testing".

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  • As Chrysler redoes the minivan, a look back
As Chrysler redoes the minivan, a look back

Chrysler aims to deliver the 2017 Pacifica in six trim levels for the standard guise, and with two trim options for the hybrid version. "We want to give every bit of space to the customer - every millimeter", says LaFond. A new flush-mounted 8.4-inch Uconnect screen is available, as is a new feature for second-row passengers: "Uconnect Theater"...

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  • Hillary Clinton criticizes Bernie Sanders for 'negative' TV ad
Hillary Clinton criticizes Bernie Sanders for 'negative' TV ad

Clinton and Sanders are neck and neck in Iowa, but Sanders is opening up a big lead in New Hampshire according to the most recent Monmouth Poll. "This ad is an indictment of the Wall Street wing of the Democratic Party", he said. O'Malley's team sought to distance themselves from the Clinton-Sanders scrap. "Sanders and Secretary Clinton are Wed. to...

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  • VW likely to buy back 115000 cars in US
VW likely to buy back 115000 cars in US

So, the company's chairman of passenger cars, Dr Herbert Diess , opened the presentation with an apology. "We at Volkswagen are disappointed that this could happen within the company we love", he continued. "The U.S. economy continues to expand and the most important factors that drive demand for new vehicles are in place, so we expect to see ...

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  • New Patent Suggests iPhone 7 Will Be Thinner But With Bigger Lungs
New Patent Suggests iPhone 7 Will Be Thinner But With Bigger Lungs

The latest flagship iPhone will have improvements under the hood, and will be faster across the board. First they did away with the floppy disk, then the USB port, now Apple is planning to consign the headphone jack to the history books too.

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  • Square Enix to announce Final Fantasy 15's release date in March
Square Enix to announce Final Fantasy 15's release date in March

A 2017 release for the first part seems likely as well to coincide with the original game's 20th anniversary. "It's important that the story progresses through the gameplay in a very unforced way, in a similar way that it was done with The Last of Us, for example", Tabata added.

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  • Heavy rain engulfs Southern California as El Niño matches strongest on record
Heavy rain engulfs Southern California as El Niño matches strongest on record

After wildfires destroy vegetation, there is an increased risk of landslides and mudslides along sloped areas. "Los Angeles County officials said they were struggling to secure federal funds for flood control and the removal of debris from the Los Angeles River", the LA Times said .

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  • Shades' Jamie Dornan nominated for a Golden Raspberry
Shades' Jamie Dornan nominated for a Golden Raspberry

The recipients will be "honored" in a ceremony set for Saturday, Feb. 27, the day before the Oscars . This year's nominations, announced yesterday, include both lead actors - Jamie Dornan and Dakota Fanning from Fifty Shades of Grey. Winners receive a gold, spray-painted trophy valued at less than $5. Worst actress nominees are Katherin...

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  • Rumored Galaxy S7 specs further detailed in latest leak
Rumored Galaxy S7 specs further detailed in latest leak

Recent reports have claimed the Galaxy S7 would actually use a 5.2-inch display. The Galaxy S7 Edge's screen size will also reportedly be increased to 5.5 inches, according to the article. The device is expected come in four storage variants of 32GB, 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. Although to be fair, the Galaxy Note 5's design doesn't look too differe...

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  • SPN all set to expand its channel and content portfolios
SPN all set to expand its channel and content portfolios

Commenting on the tie-up, NP Singh-led Sony Pictures Network India (earlier called Multi Screen Media India) said: "As a network, SPN is focused on becoming the first choice in television and digital entertainment". "ESPN is the leader when it comes to sports broadcasting globally". The collaboration will also boost this year's Indian Premier Leagu...

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  • Oculus Rift dev kit backers eligible for free consumer model
Oculus Rift dev kit backers eligible for free consumer model

The Rift will initially be shipped from March 28 to 20 countries, including Australia, Canada, Japan, the UK and the United States, the company said in a blog post on Wednesday. When compared with other VR headsets priced by brands like Samsung (priced at $99), Lickey left a message on his Twitter "To reiterate, we are not making money on R...

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  • Microsoft ramps up Skype for Business
Microsoft ramps up Skype for Business

Microsoft announced this morning that it has acquired technology assets from Australian company Event Zero to help improve Skype for Business. Zig Serafin, corporate vice president of Engineering for Microsoft Skype for Business, revealed today that Microsoft had bought the technology powering UC Commander, the framework that powers Event Zero's li...

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  • Rumors of a Massive Physics Discovery Swirl
Rumors of a Massive Physics Discovery Swirl

They were first predicted a century ago by Albert Einstein in his general theory of relativity. At this time, the  discovery  of these  gravitational waves  is only a rumor. Well,  gravitational waves  are ripples in the curvature of space-time, which travel outwardly from the source, usually a black hole, in the form of waves.

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  • 2 members of 'Alaskan Bush People' family sentenced to jail
2 members of 'Alaskan Bush People' family sentenced to jail

The requirements are part of a plea deal freeing the rest of the Brown family - including matriarch Amora "Ami" Brown and four of seven children - from similar charges. Assuming all requirements are met, residents would receive approximately $1, 884 annually. As a result, the family illegally received payouts from Alaska's Permanent Fund, totalling...

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  • Microsoft's first Patch Tuesday of 2016 fixes 6 critical leaks and several
Microsoft's first Patch Tuesday of 2016 fixes 6 critical leaks and several

Microsoft's first  Patch Tuesday  of 2016 contains nine bulletins, six rated critical, affecting several Microsoft products, including Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge and Silverlight. "Our second priority is MS16-004. CVE-2016-0010 is the vulnerability that is rated critical and it is present in all versions of Office from 2007 to 2016, even on th...

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  • 15 professional teams Powerball winners could buy for $1.4 billion
15 professional teams Powerball winners could buy for $1.4 billion

The huge jackpot has forced many convenience stores to bring in extra clerks to keep lines moving, hoping that people wanting Powerball tickets will decide to also buy a snack or something else in the store. The next drawing will be Wednesday night at 11 pm ET. In New York, Powerball sales plunged 44 percent, by $217 million. His winning was the ...

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