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Polar sea ice the size of India vanishes in record heat

The International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species lists them as vulnerable, and the new study agrees with the IUCN assessmen...


NASA Pays $127 Million To Build Robotic Space Gas Station

The company, called Space Systems/Loral, must have the station ready to launch within a three-year period, then be ready to operate it for another two years. Th...


Battery issues, earpods malfunction, some iPhone 6S unexpectedly shut down

Though the shut down might appear unexpected, the feature is incorporated to protect the electronics in the iPhone from a low voltage issue. This bit is importa...


Specifications of the upcoming Microsoft Surface 5 leak

Microsoft will be rolling out a 2-in-1 Surface Pro 5 with a whopping 512GB of storage. Let's have a look at the possible Microsoft Surface 5 specifications. The...


Google hits renewable energy goal in quest to pare pollution

On Google's YouTube video platform, people upload 400 hours of video every minute, the company said . Apple is also trying to convert more of the overseas ...


Death toll rises to 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

Alameda County sheriff's spokesperson Sgt. The fire department said that the building was maze-like and cluttered with objects, and attendees noted that the few...


The Last of Us: Part II revealed at PSX

Neil Druckmann , the creative director of Naughty Dog who was both responsible for the " Uncharted " series and "The Last of Us" franchise, said that the deve...


Former POW Bowe Bergdahl asks for pardon before Barack Obama leaves office

White House and Justice Department officials say Bergdahl submitted the clemency request. If President Obama grants the pardon, it would prevent a court marti...


US employers add 178K jobs as unemployment sinks to 4.6 pct

The private sector created 156,000 new jobs, while the public sector added 22,000. The report was among the last of President Barack Obama's administration;...


Eden Hazard says Man City and Liverpool are Chelsea's title rivals

Spurs' wait for a first league win at Stamford Bridge since February 1990 goes on. Christian Eriksen gave Spurs hope of a first victory at Stamford Bridge sin...


Twitter acquihires itself a new VP of Product

Therefore, it's likely that former members of Yes will be brought up to Twitter's product team. Twitter Inc. on Thursday acquired a small startup and immediat...


Norwegian defeats Russian at World Chess Championship

The Champion and the challenger will be hooked over the board, brain dashing back and forth though infinite tunnels of calculations to look for one more decisiv...


Donald Trump claims popular vote win, people voted 'illegally'

Stein is seeking to pay for the recount of the election - in which she received about 31,000 votes, or 1% - to make sure that Democrat Hillary Clinton really ...


Is it legal to burn a United States flag? A Texplainer

It comes as he prepares to name a secretary of state. Trump himself has tweeted about the importance of free speech, including a message he sent in 2013, quot...


With early deals, how much will Cyber Monday buyers spend?

Overall, this year's holiday season could ring up at $117 billion. The frenzy continues today with the "Cyber Monday" shopping stunt. "I always look at Cybe...


Lok Sabha passes income tax amendment bill amid din

Bill 2016 was passed in the lower House of Parliament without any debate, provoking strong protests from Opposition leaders. The finance minister said early p...


Fact-Checking Trump's Claims About Voter Fraud

The recounting will begin on Friday to the tune of $800,000. Stein also asked for a recount in Pennsylvania and was expected to do the same in MI, where offic...


With deals offered early, will shoppers buy on Cyber Monday?

Black Friday and Small Business Saturday have come and gone once again, but the holiday season's first major shopping session is far from over. This was $129.9...


Is ransomware targeting Facebook Messenger users?

If installed, it propagates the malware via Facebook Messenger using another poisoned image file. A low-tech but cunning malware program is worrying security ...


Japan plans supercomputer to leap into technology future

The current fastest supercomputer is the Sunway TaihuLight , which achieves 93 petaflops per second, and is based in China. The country's tech firms could pa...


Jose Mourinho explains why he didn't start Wayne Rooney against Arsenal

We scored a fantastic goal, we had chances to win the game and then the only time they go there and the only time we had a situation we could not resolve they s...


Ailing humpback whale euthanized after getting stuck in New York bay

The whale was first spotted feeding in shallow waters of about one to two feet in Seatuck Cove. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has...


Drake, Justin Bieber rule American Music Awards

British singer Sting, who last week released his first pop/rock album in a decade, "57th and 9th", sang a medley of his hits and was presented with an honor...


Facebook Creates a Censorship Tool in Kowtow to China

The software has been developed to enable Facebook to operate in China , according to three current and former Facebook employees quoted in the report. T...


Solitaire Game Everybody Loves Is On iPhone Now

Best of all, it's a free download. Described by Microsoft as "the world's most popular Solitaire game", Microsoft Solitaire Collection provides five var...


NASA has published photos of Supermoon at Baikonur

The supermoon also means a stronger high tide, something that gets surfers giddy with excitement, not only at the prospect of riding bigger waves, but doing so ...


Trump admits 'some connectivity' between climate change and human activity

Trump has repeatedly expressed skepticism about the science of climate change, even famously suggesting it was a Chinese hoax. Now the goals for Morocco conve...


HTC 10 Evo Announced

Today, HTC is launching the HTC 10 evo as the the first all-metal unibody, water-resistant Android phone in Europe. HTC is packing a set of USB Type-C headpho...


Nusli Wadia files defamation notice against Tata Chemical board members

News agency PTI late on Monday reported that Nusli Wadia had served a defamation notice on Tata Sons board asking it to withdraw "false, defamatory and libelo...


Gartner: Chinese smartphone vendors gain ground after Samsung Note7 withdrawl

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 373 million units in the third quarter of 2016, a 5.4% increase over the third quarter of 2015. In the co...


Trump offers NSA post to Michael Flynn

Haley says voters rejected "the political class of all stripes, Republicans included". "If I return to government service, my relationship with my company w...


Russian Soyuz rocket carrying Expedition 50 crew blasts off for space station

Whitson was joined by Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy and French astronaut Thomas Pesquet. The three space travelers aboard Soyuz spacecraft head off to the ...


Amazon Starts Selling Cars Online

Initial models available will be the 500, the Panda, and the 500L. There aren't many things for sale that Amazon doesn't already sell, but so far vehicles h...


'Fallout 4' PS4 Mods Are Finally Live With Update 1.8

It is now unknown when the update will drop, and how much it will weigh in when it comes to download size. You can check out all the mods now available for PS...


Leeds set to be without Pablo Hernandez for Newcastle test

Chris Wood and Luke Ayling both failed to find the net with headers as the hosts attempted to equalise, and Leeds also had a penalty appeal waved away as the fi...