• Twitch Streamer Dies During 24 Hour Charity Live Stream
Twitch Streamer Dies During 24 Hour Charity Live Stream

They had found Vigneault dead at his home in Virginia Beach. Marathon video game sessions have become quite popular lately and are now a habit on streaming websites. It's speculated that he died due to heart complications from severe sleep deprivation. His gaming clan confirmed the news on Facebook and a moderator created a GoFundMe page on...

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  • East TN will have the best view of a total solar eclipse
East TN will have the best view of a total solar eclipse

As the moon is not entirely eclipsing the Sun, it is known as an annular eclipse, rather than a total eclipse. In a moment similar to that of the "double rainbow" viral video, an astronomer on an Alaska Airlines flight is overcome with glee while witnessing a total solar eclipse on March 8.

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  • New frog species discovered in Western Ghats
New frog species discovered in Western Ghats

The species were discovered during routine amphibian surveys in the Western Ghats, as the team sampled various populations endemic to the area and found an "undescribed" level of diversity of Night Frogs. The team's findings mean a far higher number of the night frog genus are miniature than previously known. These tiny frogs exist and they were fo...

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  • Apple Watch Series 3 To Use New Touch Panels
Apple Watch Series 3 To Use New Touch Panels

The new update from Strava comes in the wake of leaks revealing that the upcoming Apple Watch 3 is likely to have a new kind of display technology. Digitimes reported that Apple is planning to use a new glass-film touch display solution for the upcoming Watch Series 3, instead of the glass on glass solution, which has been used so far.

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  • What are analysts Suggestions on: The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)
What are analysts Suggestions on: The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)

Several insiders were part of recent insider activity for the stock. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC bought a new stake in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) during the fourth quarter worth about $136,168,000. The business earned $13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.36 billion. The difference between t...

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  • Trump Blasts The Media, And Reinforces Nationalism At CPAC Conference
Trump Blasts The Media, And Reinforces Nationalism At CPAC Conference

White House reporters from a number of news organizations, including CNN and the New York Times , were barred from the daily White House press briefing Friday, hours after President Donald Trump used his appearance at a gathering of conservative activists to sharply escalate his criticisms of the news media .

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  • Verizon intros new 2GB for $40 prepaid plan
Verizon intros new 2GB for $40 prepaid plan

For $40 a month, Verizon is offering pre-paid subscribers unlimited talk, text and 2GB of high-speed data. In addition, users can enjoy unlimited texting from the United States of America to over 200 countries. Once that amount has been consumed, the Always-On Data feature allows data to be received at 128 kbps for the remainder of the month. To co...

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  • NASA To Make Mystery Announcement On Planets Beyond Solar System
NASA To Make Mystery Announcement On Planets Beyond Solar System

National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( NASA ) will hold an important press conference on Wednesday regarding exoplanets , rocky Earth-like planets that do exist in our solar system. The star is a red dwarf and glows brightly in the infrared wavelengths, and if our sun were a basketball, it would be about the size of a golf ball. The good ...

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  • Bill Belichick Reportedly Could Be Called To Testify In Aaron Hernandez Trial
Bill Belichick Reportedly Could Be Called To Testify In Aaron Hernandez Trial

Those names were provided by Hernandez's defense team. Jury selection for the trial is underway. TMZ Sports has obtained court docs in which prosecutors are asking the judge in the case to admit transcripts of the phone calls as evidence in Aaron's double murder trial.

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  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Render Leaked; Tips Official Keyboard Accessory
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Render Leaked; Tips Official Keyboard Accessory

Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy Tab S3 at MWC after hinting strongly at the device in its event invite. Vietnam and India were among the names suggested, however Samsung India has since stated that "the report on Samsung planning to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphone [s] in India is incorrect".

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  • FPL Plans to Add Eight Solar Power Plants by Early 2018
FPL Plans to Add Eight Solar Power Plants by Early 2018

New York's solar power has grown nearly 800% over the last five years, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo. But that's not all: The growth of the solar industry has also attracted almost $1.5 billion in private investment, spurring growth in seven regions of the state of more than 1,000%.

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  • New Secret iPhone Revealed, Set For Surprise Early Release
New Secret iPhone Revealed, Set For Surprise Early Release

Let's say the entry-level iPhone 8 , with 64GB of memory and 3GB of RAM costs $1,000, while the 32GB/2GB iPhone 7s runs $699. Available in 64 GB and 256 GB flavors, it isn't clear if both models would be more than $1000 or just the 256 GB storage tier.

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  • Oil rises, drilling drags on prices
Oil rises, drilling drags on prices

Crude oil prices were boosted substantially early Tuesday by OPEC comments that a stable price point for oil has yet to be reached. Some 45% saw Brent crude within a $50 to $59/barrel range while 33% were more optimistic seeing it between $60 and $69.

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  • Trial of Erdogan 'assassins' begins in Turkey
Trial of Erdogan 'assassins' begins in Turkey

The people on trial are accused that, on the night of July 15, 2016, they attacked a hotel in Marmaris where Erdogan was staying and killed two policemen. Prosecutors have sought multiple life sentences for each of the suspects, who include an alleged hit squad of 37 soldiers suspected of seeking to carry out the plan.

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  • South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine
South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine

War broke out just two years after the country gained independence, leaving tens of thousands of people dead and forcing more than 2.4 million others to flee their homes. A report by the World Food Programme (WFP), UN children's agency UNICEF and the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) said the starvation was the "worst hunger catastrophe si...

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  • WhatsApp launches Status, an end-to-end encrypted Snapchat Stories clone
WhatsApp launches Status, an end-to-end encrypted Snapchat Stories clone

The popular feature, on the social network that's giving Facebook a run for the money, lets people post a string of photos and videos that disappear after 24 hours. WhatApp at the moment has 1.2 billion users and approximately 60 billion messages are sent daily. This is, of course, not the first such "clone" of Snapchat Stories .

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  • SpaceX makes historic launch from 39A, sticks landing
SpaceX makes historic launch from 39A, sticks landing

It marked the eighth successful landing for Elon Musk's rocket company. This weekend was also the first time any spacecraft has launched from the site since NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis launched on it's final flight in 2011. To sound of roaring engines and a cheering crowd, a Falcon 9 rocket shot through the clouds, starting its payload on...

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  • Longtime Valve writer Erik Wolpaw leaves company
Longtime Valve writer Erik Wolpaw leaves company

Wolpaw has already been announced as a story and dialog collaborator on Double Fine's forthcoming Psychonauts 2 . Wolpaw previously wrote for the first Psychonauts game, which won the Game Developers Choice Award for best writing in 2006. When Laidlaw left Valve, he sent out a long and elaborate email to a fan detailing the reason why he retired...

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  • UK's May says Lords must respect people's will on Brexit
UK's May says Lords must respect people's will on Brexit

She told Andrew Marr that the House of Commons had "conclusively" voted to trigger Article 50, with the majority of Labour MPs backing the government. But the House of Lords is more diverse, and if its members vote to change the bill it will kick off a so-called parliamentary ping pong, whereby the legislation must be sent back to the lower house t...

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  • Police probe cause of devastating bushfire near Canberra; 11 homes lost
Police probe cause of devastating bushfire near Canberra; 11 homes lost

Firefighters responded from as far away as Shoalhaven and the Illawarra. "If it is not contained by tomorrow, higher temperatures will make it harder for firefighters", he said. POLICE are working together with the NSW Rural Fire Service to establish what - or who - started a "frighteningly fast" bushfire which destroyed several homes near Canber...

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