• Facebook shuts down standalone app for teenagers, Lifestage
Facebook shuts down standalone app for teenagers, Lifestage

Do you remember Lifestage? Lifestage was created to connect students going to the same school or university, making all of their posts available to each other. "We originally launched Lifestage to make it easier for teens in the USA to connect with others at their school by creating a video profile with content for all of the things that ...

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  • Solar eclipse is coming August 21
Solar eclipse is coming August 21

AAS adds that a vendor or brand is added to the reputable list "only when everything checks out". The AAS notes that 6,900 libraries across the USA have free eclipse glasses, and that NASA , Astronomers Without Borders and some other organizations are offering free viewers.

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  • Largest ever dinosaur may have been as long as 7 elephants
Largest ever dinosaur may have been as long as 7 elephants

One of the authors of the study, Diego Pol, said: "I don't think they were scary at all". Both names honor a family farm that hosts researchers. Patagotitan lived 100 million years ago, during the Cretaceous period, and was a sauropod - a huge plant-eater with a long tail and neck, that stood on four legs.

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  • Sonic Mania Resurrects Sonic 2's Split-Screen with Competition Mode
Sonic Mania Resurrects Sonic 2's Split-Screen with Competition Mode

Sega released new information about their upcoming 2D platformer Sonic Mania , coming to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC on August 15. "Here's a first look at the mode in action". But what would have happened if Sonic had continued his 2D glory after Sonic The Hedgehog 3 and Knuckles? The music and graphics are just about flawle...

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  • Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend

The 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower is visible for about two weeks before and after its peak which occurs during the early morning hours of August 12. The moon will also be an obstacle as the three-quarters full will rise before the shower hits its peak around midnight.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9 Battery Capacity Might Be Increased
Samsung Galaxy S9 Battery Capacity Might Be Increased

Samsung's plan for the 2019 Galaxy S9 is to fit a bigger battery inside it. Dongbu Securities analyst Kwon Sung-ryool told ETNews that SLP uses a new semiconductor package technology called Modified Semi-Additive Process (MSAP). A bigger battery usually means a thicker or larger phone unless you are able to shrink the size of the other compone...

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  • North Korea 'carefully examining' plan to strike Guam with missiles
North Korea 'carefully examining' plan to strike Guam with missiles

North Korea said on Wednesday it is considering plans for a missile strike on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, just hours after President Donald Trump told the North that any threat to the United States would be met with "fire and fury" .

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  • Konnect Star 2017, Swipe Elite VR Price In India Specifications Features Review
Konnect Star 2017, Swipe Elite VR Price In India Specifications Features Review

And at today's launch, the brand revealed that they're kicking of Swipe 2.0 with the launch of Swipe Elite VR handset. The dimensions of the device are 155.6X76.6X9.3mm. The smartphone is available in red, grey, black, and gold colours. On the connectivity front, it supports 4G VoLTE , WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, dual-SIM and micro USB port.

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  • Intel Corp (INQ) PT Set at $45.00 by JP Morgan Chase & Co
Intel Corp (INQ) PT Set at $45.00 by JP Morgan Chase & Co

Kanawha Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) by 0.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. TH Capital maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, January 18 report. Platinum Investment Management Ltd increased Nxp Semiconductors N V (NASDAQ:NXPI) stake by 6,000...

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  • First United Bank Trust Purchases 761 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)
First United Bank Trust Purchases 761 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

About 25,318 shares traded. AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) has risen 4.93% since August 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.71% the S&P500. Covington Capital Management decreased Vanguard European Vgk (VGK) stake by 65,154 shares to 377,919 valued at $18.12M in 2016Q4.

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  • Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact
Valve are making a Dota 2 digital card game called Artifact

Not much is known about the game just yet, but a vague teaser debuted during the August 8 broadcast. While Blizzard didn't exactly invent the genre, it's safe to say that the success of Hearthstone saw many other developers hop on board the bandwagon.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S9 to feature larger battery and smaller PCB
Samsung Galaxy S9 to feature larger battery and smaller PCB

In a nutshell, those advanced SLP (Substrate Like PCB) circuit boards would stack or package the chips tighter together, making their footprint much smaller, and leaving space for other things inside a phone, like, ahem, larger batteries .

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  • Ireland to put on an historic Women's World Cup
Ireland to put on an historic Women's World Cup

Katy McLean and Tamara Taylor look set to be key players for England who begin their defence of women's Rugby World Cup. Ireland opens its campaign against Australia, also at the UCD Bowl, at 7pm on Wednesday. Similarly, Ireland - without their injured captain Niamh Briggs - are up against France and one of that quartet will miss out on the semi-fi...

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  • How Old Will You Be to Witness the Next Total Eclipse?
How Old Will You Be to Witness the Next Total Eclipse?

People shouldn't waste too much time looking for planets and constellations since many of these can be seen at night during different parts of the year. People across the country will be able to see a partial eclipse (if the clouds stay away) from any location in the United States. "It didn't come as far south as Corvallis or Eugene".

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  • At long last, Spotify has come to Xbox One
At long last, Spotify has come to Xbox One

In a blog post, Mikael Ericsson - Spotify's product director for platform and partner experience - said Xbox users have long requested the ability to create gaming playlists on Spotify. Beyond the Xbox One , Microsoft is also making easier to enable and disable Game Mode on Windows 10 by putting a switch on the Game bar. Spotify boasts...

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  • Ubisoft Will Feature
Ubisoft Will Feature "The Most Game Stations We Ever Had at Gamescom"

Assassin's Creed: Origins is one of the most anticipated games of the year and, after months of leaks and rumors, was officially announced earlier this year at E3. The new world included in this upcoming game is apparently not just created to be massive, it is going to be living and breathing as well, and an environment needs people with different...

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  • Spotify is finally available on Xbox One
Spotify is finally available on Xbox One

You can control playback on your console from the Spotify app on your phone, tablet or desktop using Spotify Connect . Spotify will also be available starting today. Spotify on Xbox will also have special "gamer" curated playlists, including a unique playlist built by Xbox Head of Programming, Major Nelson . In this release, we've eliminate...

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  • Stargazers Enjoy Lunar Eclipse Across Parts of Europe and Asia
Stargazers Enjoy Lunar Eclipse Across Parts of Europe and Asia

The great solar eclipse of 2017 takes place on August 21st, as the Moon passes between the Earth and sun. "We are going to get a partial solar eclipse ". Two demo programs load contact times for practicing to photograph 10 equally spaced intervals before and after totality. "During the eclipse , the light intensifies and it could blind you".

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  • NASA plans to beam a Tweet into space-and it's taking submissions
NASA plans to beam a Tweet into space-and it's taking submissions

When NASA's Voyager program launched two robotic probes in 1977 called Voyager 1 and Voyager 2, they had one mission: explore the outer Solar System . After that, Voyager 1 will continue its extended mission traveling at a velocity of 17km/s. So if you're prepared to be a part of that history, get on your favorite social media platform and s...

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  • Uber Plans to Wind Down US Car-Leasing Business
Uber Plans to Wind Down US Car-Leasing Business

The board decided last month to wind down the program, which provides subprime vehicle leases to drivers in its service, after discovering it was significantly more expensive than originally thought. Last year, losses at Uber totaled nearly $3 billion, excluding the China business, which it sold last summer. Following a stream of controversies ea...

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  • Dance to the music - Xbox is getting Spotify support starting today
Dance to the music - Xbox is getting Spotify support starting today

That could be the same month that the Fall Creators Update is made available for PCs but that version is expected to be 1709 since we expect that final build to be compiled in September and then released in October on Patch Tuesday. In addition to the Home screen customization, the Guide will be "faster than ever" when it comes to switching betwe...

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  • 'Driverless van' actually piloted by man dressed as vehicle seat
'Driverless van' actually piloted by man dressed as vehicle seat

Tuss was just leaving the ARLnow office after talking to founder Scott Brodbeck about the autonomous auto he witnessed. However, when testing autonomous vehicles, tech companies usually deploy a human overseer to make sure the auto doesn't go rogue and starts running over old ladies crossing the street.

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  • Stock Showing Surging Activity: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
Stock Showing Surging Activity: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

The stock rose 0.47% or $0.29 reaching $62.3. About 365,921 shares traded. Highland Capital Management raised its stake in stocks of Activision Blizzard by 5.4% in the Fiscal Q2. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, August 5. Raymond James & Assoc stated it has 0.03% in Activision Blizzard , Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) on Wednesda...

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  • Preparing for the Great American Solar Eclipse
Preparing for the Great American Solar Eclipse

Unlike a total solar eclipse when the moon completely blocks the sun , the moon is unable to fully obscure the sun's light, leaving a ring around the moon's shadow. This solar eclipse is occurring because the moon is passing between the Earth and the sun , which results in a part or all of the sun being blocked.

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  • Nintendo Brings Live Presentations For Mario Odyssey And Metroid 3DS To Gamescom
Nintendo Brings Live Presentations For Mario Odyssey And Metroid 3DS To Gamescom

Video game stories from other sites on the web. You'll also want to move fast get a pre-order in, because like most custom 3DS consoles that Nintendo releases, this is a limited edition, and once they're gone, you're going to pay a whole lot more on eBay.

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  • Xiaomi Mi Note 3 could launch as early as August
Xiaomi Mi Note 3 could launch as early as August

Also, it is highly probable that the Xiaomi Mi 6 may not launch in India which in turn gave Xiaomi a chance to unveil the Mi 5X in India. Can't wait for you guys to check out Xiaomi's first dual-camera phone in India! It would be interesting to see which smartphone the company is planning to launch next month.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Active official with 'military-grade' specs
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active official with 'military-grade' specs

Another major difference between the Galaxy S8 Active and its slightly older siblings is the build. Word has it Verizon and Sprint may also carry this handset in the future, too. As usual, the company has managed to insert a larger battery into the new Active device - 4000mAh. In case you are wondering what's making this special Galaxy S8 ...

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  • Spelunky Developer Mossmouth Announces UFO 50
Spelunky Developer Mossmouth Announces UFO 50

Joining Yu on the project are Eirik Suhrke , Jon Perry , Paul Hubans and Ojiro Fumoto , whose work includes Downwell , Ridiculous Fishing , Time Barons , Scorpulak and Madhouse . Based on the trailer, some look decidedly more fleshed-out than others, but the developers say they're "full games and not microgames or minigames". Around a thir...

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  • Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA) Earning Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports
Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA) Earning Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Plug Power Inc.is a provider of alternative energy technology focused on the design, development, commercialization and manufacture of hydrogen fuel cell systems used for the industrial off-road market and the stationary power market. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. bought a new position in Liberty Interactive Corporation during the first quar...

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  • Images of LG V30 leaked via HitRecord video submissions
Images of LG V30 leaked via HitRecord video submissions

These camera effects include the new Cine Video and Live Zoom, DSLR-like controls LG-Log and Graphy feature usually found in professional cameras, and others based from previous models like manual video mode and Hi-Fi video recording, according to Android Authority.

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  • Mondi Plc (LON:MNDI) Earns
Mondi Plc (LON:MNDI) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JP Morgan Chase & Co

Beaufort Securities restated a buy rating on shares of Pennon Group plc in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. The firm has "Buy" rating by Liberum Capital given on Thursday, December 10. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 3,139 ($40.88) per share, with a total value of £313.90 ($408.78). Ipswich Invest Mngmt holds 0.58% or 10,533 ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Active finally debuts on AT&T
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active finally debuts on AT&T

The Galaxy S8 Active is water resistant, dust resistant and shatter resistant. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core 64-bit SoC, with the Adreno 540 GPU taking care of the graphics processing. While the home button is pressure sensitive - and gives haptic feedback when pressed something on the lines of Apple's Force Touch - i...

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  • Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Airtel price war
Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Airtel price war

If you want to check whether this plan is available for you or not, you have to visit the official website of Airtel and check all plans by entering your number there. As per experts, this new plan is an effort by the company to challenge Jio's increasing dominance in the market. The Vodafone plans seem the similar best deal.

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  • John Kani joins cast of 'The Lion King' remake
John Kani joins cast of 'The Lion King' remake

The 63-year-old actress will voice the role of Sabari in the film, according to The Hollywood Reporter . That's all the information they have, but since I just watched the 1994 version of The Lion King for the first time in decades, a few things come to mind here.

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  • Partial lunar eclipse will visible on Monday night in India
Partial lunar eclipse will visible on Monday night in India

When the sun, earth and moon come in a perfectly straight line and as the Sun's rays fall on the Earth and its (Earth's) shadow falls onto a patch of space and the moon enters that patch a lunar eclipse is seen, he said. However - if any part of the sun remains uncovered (like during the partial eclipses before and after "totality") it is not sa...

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