• Shedding the light on the solar eclipse
Shedding the light on the solar eclipse

Library Director Maria Moss has arranged for Amy Barraclough, the director of the Edleman Planetarium at Rowan University, to discuss the science of astronomy and the solar eclipse in advance of the event starting 2 p.m. In that anarchic spirit, we also wanted to highlight what some people outside the spheres of tourism and emergency management h...

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  • IPhone 8: The big wireless charging upgrade may just have leaked
IPhone 8: The big wireless charging upgrade may just have leaked

The hardware, assuming it is what the leakster says it is, likely pertains to the charging pad rather than the phone's internal components. No official images of the new handset, thought to be called either the iPhone 8 or iPhone Pro, have leaked into the public domain.

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  • UI to host two solar eclipse viewing stations on campus August 21
UI to host two solar eclipse viewing stations on campus August 21

Tom McCarthy , assistant physics professor and sponsor of the 50-member club. The only time you can view the eclipse directly is during the short total phase, which will last at the most 2 minutes and 40 seconds. Even the smallest amount of exposure can cause blurry vision or temporary blindness. You can pause the simulation, move the slider or...

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  • Apple Adds Touch ID-Deactivating
Apple Adds Touch ID-Deactivating "Cop Button" to iOS 11

As pointed out in a report by The Verge , some users have discovered that when you quickly tap the power button five times on a device that is now running iOS 11 public beta , the option to call emergency call numbers is presented as usual but the system automatically disables Touch ID as well.

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  • Microsoft Releases Skype Preview for Mac and Windows
Microsoft Releases Skype Preview for Mac and Windows

Skype Preview is designed take advantage of large screens, and the company said it focused on chat in Skype Preview. And the new chat gallery makes finding shared media even easier. To get to the Chat notifications option, click your profile picture in the top left (you have the option to disable these notifications if you want).

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  • Local Optometrist Warns About Possible Permanent Eye Damage From Solar Eclipse
Local Optometrist Warns About Possible Permanent Eye Damage From Solar Eclipse

Don't look at the sun during Monday's eclipse. Teachers at Cochran Elementary School met Tuesday to learn about keeping students safe during next week's solar eclipse. When you look at the sun, your eyes focus the light through your lens into the back of your eye at the retina. Eye doctors recommend that you buy eclipse glasses or hand-held s...

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  • Solar Eclipse forecast: Will we see it in Northeast Ohio?
Solar Eclipse forecast: Will we see it in Northeast Ohio?

The most recent solar eclipse was on February 26, 1979, but it only crossed above five states in the northwest. Well, thing is the only safe time to look directly at the eclipse is during totality-when the moon completely covers the sun-which will only take place along the " path of totality", a 70-mile-wide swath stretching from OR to S...

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  • Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Belvidere
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party in Belvidere

Safety First. Here's what you need to know about how to safely view the eclipse in all of its stages . It's about 30 Earth diameters (one Earth diameter is about 7,926 miles) away from us, and so the shadow that it casts is actually relatively small.

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  • Quake Champions hits Steam Early Access next week
Quake Champions hits Steam Early Access next week

Quake Champions delivers the dark mythos of the first Quake combined with the groundbreaking multiplayer mayhem of Quake III Arena with a major modern twist - Champions . The game will be receiving a massive update including new maps , features and the DOOM guy, Slayer. To play the game in Early Access, you need to buy the Champions ...

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  • More arrested in toppling of Confederate statue in North Carolina
More arrested in toppling of Confederate statue in North Carolina

However, more headlines are taking notice of the charges leveled upon the woman who stood behind the statue while it was toppled. The people will continue to keep making the right choices until every Confederate statue is gone, until white supremacy is gone.

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  • View (partial) solar eclipse next Monday
View (partial) solar eclipse next Monday

Maximum visibility of the partial solar eclipse will be around 2:45 p.m.in CT. "After that moment, the sun will appear to increase in size until about 4 p.m. Organizers warn the public not to look directly at the sun "except if there is an appropriate filter between the sun and the eyes". Bain said some services at the library will not be availab...

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  • NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Gains 0.81% Pre-market Trade
NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) Gains 0.81% Pre-market Trade

It has underperformed by 15.93% the S&P500. State Treasurer State of MI boosted its stake in shares of NetApp , Inc. Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The expected NTAP's profit could reach $116.30 million giving the stock 24.57 P/E in the case that $0.43 earnings per share is reported. Perh...

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  • Redmi Note 5A teased on Weibo may launch today
Redmi Note 5A teased on Weibo may launch today

Also, there appears to be a 3000mAh battery operating under the hood of this entry-level smartphone. Co-founder Bin Lin is also seen in the image. Xiaomi had announced earlier today that the Redmi Note 5A will be announced on August 21, and now the phone's official press renders have been shared by the company's CEO, Lei Jun.

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  • Next Generation BMW Z4 Teased; Will Be Unveiled Tomorrow
Next Generation BMW Z4 Teased; Will Be Unveiled Tomorrow

So it's over to Adrian van Hooydonk, senior VP BMW Group design, and his team to point out for us the 10 elements of the new design of which they are most proud... "From the dynamic-looking front to the striking flanks to the clean-cut tail: a few lines and the subtle interplay between surfaces are enough to generate a sense of power".

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  • Sony Details Next Major PS4 Update
Sony Details Next Major PS4 Update

The upcoming PS4 5.0 system update includes new family controls, improved notifications, new live gameplay broadcasts features and more. Before this update, the same parental controls were applied to all users on the same console, including adults.

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  • Caution must be used when looking at Monday's solar eclipse
Caution must be used when looking at Monday's solar eclipse

During the solar eclipse , the moon will pass between the sun and Earth and block all or part of the sun. "The only safe way to look directly at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed Sun is through special-purpose solar filters, such as "eclipse glasses " or hand-held solar viewers", it said, in its solar eclipse safety guidelines.

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  • President Trump on Twitter: 'Sad' to see Confederate monuments removed
President Trump on Twitter: 'Sad' to see Confederate monuments removed

Lee now, what about George Washington next?-is sort of typical of those arguments. "So will George Washington now lose his status?" the President asked on Tuesday. Her mother on Twitter thanked me for what I said . "And is it Thomas Jefferson the week after?", the president added , citing that the former presidents had also been slav...

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  • 10-year-old Indian rape victim delivers baby
10-year-old Indian rape victim delivers baby

The infant's weight is 2.2 kg and slightly underweight. Both the mother and the newborn are doing fine, an official told the BBC. It was learnt that the victim was repeatedly raped by her uncle who got arrested after a complaint was filed against him.

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  • ASUS launches its dual-camera Zenfone Zoom S for Rs 26990
ASUS launches its dual-camera Zenfone Zoom S for Rs 26990

Going by its price and specifications, the smartphone will face competition from OnePlus 5 and Huawei Honor 8 Pro which also come with dual rear camera setup and are selling at Rs 32,999 and 29,999 respectively. It will be made available from today as a Flipkart-exclusive product and will have two color options as of now: Glacier Silver a...

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"Frankenstein's dinosaur" fills the gap between predators and prey

Matthew Baron from the Cambridge Department of Earth Sciences and his Natural History Museum colleagues are behind the new study. According to Mr. Chilesaurus is one of the very first dinosaurs to be included in this "bird-hipped" group. Ornithischia are sometimes referred to as "bird-hipped" and includes Stegosaurus , Triceratops and Igua...

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  • All your questions answered on Google Maps and Search
All your questions answered on Google Maps and Search

India has been a core markets for these data-friendly apps and there are clues within the app that this Google app is headed to India soon. It is now in testing for Indonesia and unsurprisingly India. The latest is called Search Lite and offers a lighter, more focused version of the main Google Search experience. Businesses and "in-the-know...

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  • Telstra slashes dividend outlook as profit tumbles 34 per cent
Telstra slashes dividend outlook as profit tumbles 34 per cent

Our intention would be to use the proceeds to reduce debt by around AU$1 billion, with the balance to support a capital management program to enhance shareholder returns, most likely through a series of on and off market buy-backs". Penn said Telstra is now engaging in discussions about the proposal. EBITDA was AU$10.7 billion, up 2 percent from ...

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  • No, regular sunglasses aren't safe for Solar Eclipse
No, regular sunglasses aren't safe for Solar Eclipse

No matter where you choose to be, please make sure you have the proper safety glasses if you are planning on looking up. While at this location, the crew also plans to replicate the Eddington experiment, an early 20th Century study that verified Albert Einstein's theory of relativity and ushered in what we now know as modern physics.

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  • Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups
Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups

In a statement posted to his Facebook page, Zuckerberg committed to actively "keep working to make Facebook a place where everyone can feel safe". Two of the largest social media platforms are actively banning neo-Nazi hate groups following the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, where one person was killed when a vehicl...

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  • Google Improves Collab Tools in Sheets, Slides, and Docs
Google Improves Collab Tools in Sheets, Slides, and Docs

Preview "clean versions" of Docs . Users can access version through the "Version history" menu (File Version history Name current version). You can organize and track your team's changes in one place under "Version history" (formerly known as "Revision history") on the web.

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  • We Happy Few Listed for PS4 by Amazon
We Happy Few Listed for PS4 by Amazon

Unfortunately, they lose part of their identity and morality in the process. Compulsion Games' psychedelic survival game We Happy Few , which has been available in early access form since 2016, will get a retail release next year. That last tidbit about Sony's console will probably be of some interest to PlayStation owners, since up until now,...

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  • We Happy Few has a release date
We Happy Few has a release date

The limited We Happy Few Collector's Set, priced at $150, contains 1960s-themed goodies like a replica Bobby mask, You Look Smashing Lamp, the We Happy Few soundtrack on vinyl, a Joy alarm clock, and more. Other changes include updates to the stealth and conformity mechanic, rebalancing of both loot and item prices, an overhauled player UI an...

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  • Drug-fueled survival game We Happy Few hits retail next spring
Drug-fueled survival game We Happy Few hits retail next spring

The game's standard edition will go for $59.99 (about £47), but those who purchased it on Steam Early Access or the Xbox One Game Preview Programme will receive the full game at no additional cost. The update , dubbed Life in Technicolour , features improvements to the UI and AI, as well as new Joy effects. We Happy Few has been announce...

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  • THQ Nordic announces Black Mirror reboot, to release in November
THQ Nordic announces Black Mirror reboot, to release in November

More information can be found via its official site . Tormented by nightmares and waking dreams for all his life, he fears that it might be his destiny to follow in his father's footsteps, down a path that leads to madness and death. Developed by KING Art Games ( The Dwarves ), the new game will draw certain plot elements from the previous entri...

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  • THQ Nordiq Has Revealed Black Mirror, A Gothic Horror Adventure Game
THQ Nordiq Has Revealed Black Mirror, A Gothic Horror Adventure Game

Black Mirror will be the fourth entry in the series, which started with the adventure game The Black Mirror , released back in 2004. Black Mirror was a point-and-click title developed by Future Games, and released in 2003 and 2004.

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  • The Evil Within 2 New Trailer Showcases Deadly Photographer Stefano
The Evil Within 2 New Trailer Showcases Deadly Photographer Stefano

He is now obsessed with capturing the moment of death, when - in his mind - people are at their "most open and most lovely". Stefano was a reasonably straight-ahead guy at one point, but his hold on reality was broken when he was injured during a stint as a war photographer.

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  • Google Home voice calling starts rolling out today
Google Home voice calling starts rolling out today

Hands-free calling on Google Home will be available to customers in the United States and Canada, but there's now no word as to whether or not other countries will have access to it at a later date. Google says it hopes to allow users to link their mobile numbers by the end of the year. From there, you'll look for your Google Home units, tap ...

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  • Intel Officially Introduces Ice Lake, Another 10nm Chip
Intel Officially Introduces Ice Lake, Another 10nm Chip

Intel might even launch Ice Lake as the first ninth-gneration Core family chip, as it has abandoned the tick-tock model to combine processor redesigns by making small improvements to the process itself. Ice Lake is scheduled to arrive by or before 2019 and will be followed by Tiger Lake. However, Intel will surely find a way to improve the perfo...

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  • DJI Drones To Install Internet Blocking App following US Security Concerns
DJI Drones To Install Internet Blocking App following US Security Concerns

While it was unclear if these reports pushed the Army to issue the widespread ban on the company, DJI wasn't too happy with Army's decision. However, it will provide an enhanced level of data assurance for sensitive flights, such as those involving critical infrastructure, commercial trade secrets, governmental functions or other similar operatio...

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  • Asus ZenFone 4 spotted on GFXBench? Check out specs and other details
Asus ZenFone 4 spotted on GFXBench? Check out specs and other details

However, he clearly mentions that the specs only belong to the United States model of the ZenFone 4 Pro. Asus is working for the launch of its upcoming Asus ZenFone smartphone series. The cheapest of them will be the ZenFone 4 Max , estimated to cost around €229 ( or approx Rs 17,322). While the back of the smartphone is designed simil...

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