• Star Trek: Discovery will premiere on September 24th
Star Trek: Discovery will premiere on September 24th

The series is set to run for 15 episodes, and is growing proof that CBS is betting big on their streaming service being the future of television for the network. Berg & Aaron Harberts, Akiva Goldsman, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth. It comes from CBS Television Studios in association with Alex Kurtzman's Secret Hideout, Bryan Fuller's Living D...

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  • Biggest names in tech head to White House
Biggest names in tech head to White House

Eighteen technology company CEOs are expected to attend the White House Tech Summit on June 19 to talk about modernizing the government's tech infrastructure and keeping its computers safe from cyberattacks. Chris Liddell , the White House director of strategic initiatives, is the council's director. CNN reports that Elon Musk , who resigned fr...

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  • Microsoft E3 Event Details - New Games and Backward Compatibility
Microsoft E3 Event Details - New Games and Backward Compatibility

Xbox One X will make its debut worldwide on November 7 , priced at 499 United States dollars. Even though Xbox One X lacks VR technology , it looked very promising in its debut last Sunday at E3. Latest update on June 12, 2017 at 12:15 PM by PaulRubens. These definitely aren't two of the most exciting original Xbox games when considering ...

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  • London attack had 'hallmarks of terror'
London attack had 'hallmarks of terror'

Witnesses saw a man underneath the van. "The government and media always say it is Muslims Muslims Muslims when terror attacks happen, so people will end up hating Muslims", Mohammed said. A message on the council's Twitter feed read: "We have been informed that a van has run over worshippers as they left #FinsburyPark Mosque". Abdulrahm...

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  • Trove of new horror species discovered in Australian abyss
Trove of new horror species discovered in Australian abyss

It's something called a peanut worm , and it actually looks a lot like something else that starts with the letter p. IBTimes UK first reported the discovery with a picture of the peanut worm , quickly capturing the public eye. It was also a particularly rare one. Scientists from Museums Victoria recently came back after discovering a va...

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  • London fire tolls rises to 58 assumed dead
London fire tolls rises to 58 assumed dead

The Guardian newspaper reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of panelling in the renovation that ended in May 2016. Officials are using dental records, fingerprints and DNA samples to try and positively identify victims. The tragedy cast a pall on the Trooping the Color festivities that mark the official birth...

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  • Addressing climate change is an urgent issue
Addressing climate change is an urgent issue

The truth is that climate inaction is what will be costly-in lives and natural treasures harmed and lost. The Paris climate accord is landmark global effort to curb climate change through reducing carbon emissions. "In fact, it's grown greater than that of many other states in the United States while it's had these ambitious climate policies in...

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  • Great Lakes Mayors Vow To Continue Fight Against Climate Change
Great Lakes Mayors Vow To Continue Fight Against Climate Change

The governor's then accepted Bainimarama's invitation for states to participate in COP23where world leaders will gather this November at the U.N. Convention on Climate Change to discuss implementation of the historic Paris climate agreement in 2015.

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  • Schoolgirl gang-raped, thrown off from running train in Bihar
Schoolgirl gang-raped, thrown off from running train in Bihar

She was admitted to the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) where her condition is said to be critical while a team of doctors are continuously monitoring her health. She was gang-raped, before being forced into a train from the local station. However, the matter came to light on June 17 when local residents found the girl unconscious nea...

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  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider concept art leaked
Shadow of the Tomb Raider concept art leaked

The name Shadow of the Tomb Raider first leaked a few months ago when someone snapped a photo of a PowerPoint presentation on the subway and since then multiple reporters claim to have confirmed the title with sources close to the game's development.

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  • Ronaldo: I'm leaving Madrid
Ronaldo: I'm leaving Madrid

As a result of the allegations, which the Portuguese forward strongly denies, it's said that Ronaldo wants to leave Spain altogether despite signing a new and improved five-year contract back in November, and his decision is "irreversible".

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Protecting Their Display By Limiting Users
Samsung Galaxy S8 Protecting Their Display By Limiting Users

Now tech watchers are saying it is likely to do the same with the Galaxy Note 8, refining its in-screen fingerprint scanner for launch with next year's Galaxy S9 . As usual, the Note 8 will come with an S Pen, IP68 dust and water resistance as well as an iris scanner to support the fingerprint sensor in authentication.

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  • NDA picks Bihar governor as presidential candidate; Who is Ram Nath Kovind?
NDA picks Bihar governor as presidential candidate; Who is Ram Nath Kovind?

Earlier this week BJP reached out to the opposition for the presidential elections with senior leaders Rajnath Singh , Venkaiah Naidu and Arun Jaitley trying to get the opposition board. Reacting to the announcement, NDA partner Shiv Sena said Kovind's name was not discussed with the allies. Born on 1 October 1945, (village Paraunkh, Teh...

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  • LG announes the new G6+ & G6 with 32GB internal Storage
LG announes the new G6+ & G6 with 32GB internal Storage

For current G6 owners, LG has also announced a software update with features including facial unlocking, a low power consumption mode, and a warning if you inadvertently cover the camera lens with a finger - apparently something that can be an issue with the G6's wide-angle lens.

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  • Pokemon Go Announces Gym Closure Date
Pokemon Go Announces Gym Closure Date

Niantic Labs, the company behind Pokemon Go , has confirmed that it will be temporarily closing gyms in the game from the 19 June. In its statement, Niantic assured players that the gym shutdown would be making way for exciting new features to the game, though the developer did not mention nor enumerate exactly what features would be making a debu...

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  • Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road outside mosque, several casualties reported
Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road outside mosque, several casualties reported

The Metropolitan Police called the Monday event "a major incident " and said a number of casualties were being treated at the scene. LONDON (AP) - Muslim Council says van that struck pedestrians in London ran over worshippers leaving Finsbury Park mosque .

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  • Darjeeling unrest: GJM protest to continue; Rajnath appeals for calm
Darjeeling unrest: GJM protest to continue; Rajnath appeals for calm

As Darjeeling remained on the boil over a separate statehood agitation, Home Minister Rajnath Singh Sunday appealed to protesters not to resort to violence and, instead, hold dialogue to resolve any issue. Darjeeling has been largely calm since yesterday, barring stray incidents of attempted violence. "All parties concerned and stakeholders ...

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  • Rocket League Will Run at 720p/60fps on the Switch
Rocket League Will Run at 720p/60fps on the Switch

Rocket League is set to be released on the Switch this Holiday season. What's more is that it doesn't even have to be Fallout 4, fans of the series would jump at the excuse to replay either Fallout 3 or New Vegas. In addition to supporting cross-network play on day one, the team at Psyonix are aiming for 720p resolution, 60 FPS docked and undock...

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  • Amazon to Buy Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion in Cash
Amazon to Buy Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion in Cash

The company, however, has faced fierce competition from neighboring retail chains, particularly Costco , Safeway, and Walmart . Nonetheless, a lot is about to change. Especially among millennials, is that right? But Whole Foods , which has been feeling the heat to bolster its stock for more than a year, has a new owner with cash to burn, sig...

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  • 'Rocket League' to arrive on Nintendo Switch with cross-network play
'Rocket League' to arrive on Nintendo Switch with cross-network play

Psyonix has announced that Rocket League will be making its way to the Nintendo Switch this holiday. I'm going to stop right here and congratulate the team at Psyonix and Microsoft for allowing cross network play for Rocket League , this is a huge achievement on its own and will only spur the Rocket League community and gamers alike.

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  • Google tightens measures to remove extremist content on YouTube
Google tightens measures to remove extremist content on YouTube

Criticism of Google's stance on brand safety have been swirling for sometime, with News Corp's Nicole Sheffield recently stating "the reality is you put one image out to advertisers and media clients about what you are and this is only one part of the overall audience you are attracting", while speaking to Australia's Google MD Jason Pellegrino a...

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  • Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs
Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

Obviously for an England player to arrive in time to prepare for the Chiefs game they wouldn't be able to play in the second Argentina Test and would have to already be en route. Gatland could be trying to cause the least disruption to the other home nations, allowing them to retain their strongest squads for this weekend's Test matches and...

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  • Rocket League coming to Nintendo Switch this holiday season
Rocket League coming to Nintendo Switch this holiday season

According to them, however, there's just one problem. "It's very important to us, for multiple reasons". While it is Psyonix's dream to make cross-platform play a reality, it may be that Sony doesn't see an immediate benefit. Both don't work cross-platform with PlayStation. A game like " Rocket League " that requires quick twitch reactions needs to...

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  • Cross-play games on Switch will not feature PlayStation
Cross-play games on Switch will not feature PlayStation

Of course, with the Switch hardware being more comparable to the internals of a tablet than standard console hardware, most Switch owners expect that developers will have to make compromises in bringing their games over. Speaking with US Gamer , Psyonix vice president Jeremy Dunham explained, "There's probably someone from Psyonix talking to som...

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  • Warriors celebrate triumph with street parade
Warriors celebrate triumph with street parade

Only Jordan's Bulls team in the mid-1990s is spoken of in the same tones. Golden State Warriors fans are using the word dynasty to describe this year's championship team. Jenkins doesn't believe athletes should just keep them mouths shut and play ball. So, yes, those individual match-ups are overrated and hardly decide which team wins the conte...

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  • Jet Airways flight diverted to Mumbai after baby born mid-air
Jet Airways flight diverted to Mumbai after baby born mid-air

A Jet Airways official confirmed the birth of the baby boy, saying, "The Boeing 737 with 162 guests was diverted to Mumbai as one of the guests went into premature labour". Large global airlines sometimes give free lifetime passage to babies who are born mid-air in their flights. Jose was shifted to the first class, where Wilson, assisted by ca...

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  • Amid turmoil, Queen Elizabeth says Britain sombre but steadfast
Amid turmoil, Queen Elizabeth says Britain sombre but steadfast

But there was public support for Queen Elizabeth, who declared a "sombre national mood" after the inferno and recent terrorist attacks. The Queen and her grandson Prince William paid a visit to an emergency shelter to meet survivors of the tragedy.

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  • Pakistan beat India by 180 runs to win ICC CT 2017 finals
Pakistan beat India by 180 runs to win ICC CT 2017 finals

Virat Kohli tried to put up a fearless face after India's crushing defeat to Pakistan in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy at The Oval. Kohli had declared that nothing extra is needed to get the same result despite the turnaround by Ahmed's men since but the Pakistani batsmen batted exceptionally well to help them post a daunting total...

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  • Whole Foods Markets to be Acquired by Amazon
Whole Foods Markets to be Acquired by Amazon

The deal would give Amazon control of 430-plus U.S. Whole Foods stores, almost all of which are in neighborhoods more affluent and younger than America as a whole, noted David Portalatin, the NPD Group's vice president of food industry analysis.

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  • France votes in final round of parliamentary elections
France votes in final round of parliamentary elections

The head of France's Socialist party has quit after his party suffered a horrendous defeat in the country's parliamentary election. He said his determination is "total" to work on major reforms in the coming months. But turnout stood at a record low of around 44 percent, leading opposition leaders to claim he had no groundswell of support. Exit p...

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  • Over 50 Possibly Killed in London Tower Fire, PM May Admits Failings
Over 50 Possibly Killed in London Tower Fire, PM May Admits Failings

A solemn Queen Elizabeth II marked a minute of silence Saturday for victims of the London high-rise inferno that killed at least 30 people as exhausted firefighters continued their grim search for more bodies. Mr Green said the probe will look at whether sprinklers should be retrofitted to tower blocks and the Government will "follow the reco...

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  • YotaPhone 3 to launch later this year, priced around Rs 22000
YotaPhone 3 to launch later this year, priced around Rs 22000

Yota Devices later collaborated with China's ZTE in September 2015 on the YotaPhone 3 with plans to launch the device in the first quarter of 2016. Like its predecessors, the YotaPhone 3 is going to have a full-color, standard phone display around the front and a second, low-power, grayscale e-ink display around the back.

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  • Tony Awards: Donald Trump targeted at Kevin Spacey-hosted show
Tony Awards: Donald Trump targeted at Kevin Spacey-hosted show

Michael Aronov, a fellow New World graduate, won the Tony Award for best featured actor in a play for his portrayal of a tough, cocky negotiator in " Oslo ", which won for best new play . She gave a four-minute acceptance speech that forced organisers to play music over the top in an attempt to drive her off stage. The play also won for best m...

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  • 26 injured as plane from Paris hits turbulence in China
26 injured as plane from Paris hits turbulence in China

Xinhua said (in Chinese ) that two violent bumps and many small bumps occurred over about 10 minutes. The injured, including four with severe injuries, suffered from bone fractures, scalp lacerations, soft tissue injuries and other light wounds, due to baggage falling or crushing on overhead bins, according to the hospitals.

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  • Russia delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup
Russia delivers win for Putin to open Confederations Cup

Russian President Vladimir Putin watched the match between Russia and New Zealand and thanked FIFA for trust and cooperation during the preparation of the event that takes place one year before the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. But it is also an opportunity for coach Stanislav Cherchesov and his side to show what they can do on the pitch...

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