Clinton saddened by Hawking's death

Stephen Hawking , who died on Wednesday, March 14 , was not just a physicist who changed the way we saw the universe. "Although it was unfortunate to get motor neurone disease, I have been very fortunate in nearly everything else", he said .

NASA Twins Study: Extended Space Stay Alters Astronaut's DNA

Kelly, now retired from Nasa, and his twin were no longer genetically the same. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration used this knowledge to conduct an experiment, hoping to learn if space travel effected human DNA on a fundamental level.

SpaceX made a Falcon Heavy launch video with Westworld creators

Readers may remember in early 2017 when he talked about building a "Big Falcon Rocket" (BFR) that would be capable of traveling anywhere on Earth in under an hour. "People have told me that my timelines historically have been optimistic", he said to great laughter from the audience. Whether an AI-induced third World War is what drives us off the planet, he didn't say.

Mario Comes to Google Maps

With Mario Day set for March 10 (because Mar10 spells " Mario "), there are many ways to celebrate your favourite character from Nintendo's line up. The Google Maps-Mario Kart mashup will be available until March 17. Google is also asking users to share photos of their adventures as Mario on Instagram and Twitter with @GoogleMaps and the hashtag #MarioMaps .

Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to iOS and Android devices

Epic Games has announced that it is developing a mobile version of Fortnite: Battle Royale , the free-to-play mode of the multiplayer sandbox survival game that is taking the world by storm. Fortnite and its Battle Royale version are one of those overnight success stories that nearly catches everyone by surprise. The ever-popular PUBG rival, Fortnite has grown in popularity since its release past year, it has reached 20 million players and is the most streamed game on Twitch ...

Actress's Oscar award stolen just after receiving

The photographer, not recognizing the suspect as an award recipient, followed closely then took the Oscar from him. A video, which has since been deleted, appeared on Bryant's Facebook page which showed him holding the award while wearing a tuxedo.

Chicago Bears apply transition tag to cornerback Kyle Fuller

It saved his tenure with the Bears, and they want to see who the real Fuller is. . In four National Football League seasons, Fuller has registered eight interceptions and 188 tackles in 48 appearances. He is the third of four brothers to play in the NFL. "This allows us to continue to work together on a long-term deal". "Kyle is a player we value", said Bears GM Ryan Pace .

Alcatel 5: an 18:9 phone with hidden intelligence

Besides, the tablet measures 255x155x9.35mm and weighs 415 grams. The device is equipped with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Inside there's a quad-core MediaTek MT8735A processor, 2GB of RAM, 16/32GB of storage, and a microSD card slot.

Temperatures plunge as 'beast from the east' takes hold of country

Europe will experience a "Beast from the East" weather pattern next week as cold air is pulled from Siberia into the region and may cause snow over several days in the United Kingdom. Looking ahead to next week, it will most likely still be mainly dry on Monday with some sunny spells and perhaps the odd light snow flurry in eastern areas.

Spotify might be next in line to build its own smart speaker

With Google's line of Home products and Apple's new HomePod , the ease of getting customers to sign up for the platform offered by their hardware manufacturer could push Google and Apple to the top. Other hints at Spotify hardware that have appeared in the past include a potential smartwatch device, so it's possible we're looking at a wrist-mounted Spotify device somehow.

Gmail Go App Launches on Android

Everything Android Pay offered is still there including all your linked cards, the ability to pay for things in supported stores. Fast, simple checkout. Read on to learn more about the new Gmail Go app for Android and what features it comes with. It also puts everything you need to make a purchase at your fingertips.

D'Iberville bail bondsman alerts Federal Bureau of Investigation about school shooting comment

The FBI was warned five months ago about a possible school shooting from a YouTube comment made by a user named Nikolas Cruz . "I think in today's online world, it is very hard to narrow down who does what without more information", Bennight told CNN's Jake Tapper later Thursday, "and unfortunately, I wasn't able to provide them with much".

Nokia 2 will roll out in the United Kingdom soon, here's when

The news of rollout comes on the back of a massive price cut for the Nokia 8 in India, making it now one of the lowest priced phones in the country to offer a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. Android 8.1 Oreo was announced in December, 2017 and includes a number of new APIs and other improvements. Lastly, the Nokia 9 , which is also called Nokia 8 Sirocco, is said to be a flagship smartphone from HMD Global for this year, and hence, should be powered by Qualcomm's latest and greatest ...

Asteroid to make a very close pass by Earth

The newly discovered space rock will pass within 39,000 miles of Earth on Friday afternoon. It was discovered by NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey on February 4 along with a second asteroid that measured somewhere between 15 and 30 metres.

How To Import Custom Wallpapers via USB To PS4

The "This PS4 " tab will list all the applications that are installed on the PS4 system. The purchase section isn't the only spot to get an overhaul - also included in PS4's System Software Update 5.50 are a healthy dose of " Quick Menu Enhancements ".

India increases LoC violations to divert attention from Kashmir movement: Mushahid

The shelling across the LoC comes two days after Border Security Force personnel in Samba district foiled an infiltration bid from across the International Border. On Sunday, four Indian soldiers were killed and four other persons were injured in the firing in Rajouri and Poonch districts. "If the current level of tension continues, soon the ceasefire violations may overtake the 2017 figures", they said.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is releasing later this year

Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games have also worked on Call of Duty titles in the past although Treyarch has always led production of Black Ops games. He added that the new game is expected to feature a modern setting along with "boots on the ground" gameplay. Activision's annual return to the Call of Duty franchise has been relatively uninterrupted and 2018 appears to be sticking with the schedule.

Maryland police warn of viral child porn video circulating on social media

Maryland Heights Police Department tweeted Saturday that they were aware of the content being shared, and warned people to not open the video or send it to anyone. A message containing a video depicting child pornography has been spreading through Facebook's Messenger feed. Police in Youngstown said the family service unit is investigating the case.

IPhone Slow-Down Scandal Prompts Full-Blown Federal Investigation

Apple in a statement said it "have never - and would never - do anything to intentionally shorten the life of any Apple product". In a December statement, Apple explained the iOS 10.2.1 update of 2016 was created to manage unexpected shutdowns afflicting iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE models, particularly those with chemically depleted batteries.

Google and HTC close $1.1 billion talent acquisition deal

This will leave HTC to produce its own handsets concurrently, while Google can leverage the technology in its Made By Google range. Previously, Google allowed manufacturers like HTC and LG take the reigns and design the phone while the tech firm focused more on the software bit.

TvOS public beta 11.3 bridges HomePod with Apple TV via Airplay 2

With Business Chat , consumers can conduct a conversation with a company representative, schedule an appointment or make purchases using Apple Pay in the messages app. Apple rejected his app because it provides "potentially inaccurate diagnostic functionality" that could "mislead or confuse your users", according to documents from the app review process seen by Reuters.

United States safety board to investigate second Tesla autopilot crash

A tweet by the local firefighter's union Monday showed a photo of a Tesla Model S with its nose wedged under the back end of a fire truck and its hood badly wrinkled. It says the autopilot feature is not created to steer the vehicle around objects that might block the roadway, as autonomous technology would. It raises the question of how involved drivers will be behind the wheel when fully autonomous technology inevitably takes off.

Livestream: Is today the day Rocket Lab finally takes off?

Before customers can start flying, Rocket Lab needed to show that the Electron could do its job, and getting to orbit was a key goal of this test. In December, Electron missed its 10-day window after delays from weather and a last second abort. Shortly afterwards, Rocket Lab announced it would be suspending launch attempts until early 2018.

Google to use website loading time in mobile search rankings

Google has been prepping website owners for the Speed Update for sometime. Correct, no changes to announce for desktop. PageSpeed Insights uses data from the Chrome User Experience Report . By April of a year ago, Google News started giving priority to news articles published on AMP sites. Google said the update applies the same standard to all pages, regardless of the technology used for developing them.

Nintendo Labo Harnesses the Power of the Cardboard Box

These include the Robot Kit (players can build their own cardboard robot) and the Variety Kit (including an RC vehicle, a piano, a fishing rod, a house, and a motorbike), but the announcement trailer for the Labo hinted at several future Toy-Cons kits too.

Lawmakers push AT&T to stop working with Huawei

House members reportedly want AT&T to shelve its partnership with Huawei over standards for its 5G network. Apparently, there is a growing concern of Chinese influence in US businesses, which has also led to other proposed deals with other Chinese companies to be killed in other sectors.

Google quietly purchased a United Kingdom sound tech startup

A United Kingdom regulatory filing from December 2017 showed that Google subsidiary Google Ireland Holdings Unlimited Company, bought all the shares of NVF Tech, the parent company of Redux Laboratories. With Google's acquisition, that may change soon. For instance, the iPhone X and a couple of other bezel-less smartphones like the Mi Mix have strategically relocated hardware like the mic and the earpiece in order to accommodate the larger display.

Microsoft is working on a new Careers system for Xbox Achievements

There are sort filters too that let you prioritise next achievements by "closest", "most common, "rarest", "most common rare" or 'highest Gamerscore". We're tweaking the community feed to make it easier to view comments . Most recent comments will be posted at the top and you'll also be able to see who has liked your comments .

Higher-res HTC Vive Pro, wireless adaptor unveiled

There will also be a dial that will adjust the headset to your head for better comfort. Obviously, the main advantage of this is a larger room-scale environment to explore, but you can also use it to host more Vive headsets (or Steam VR-enabled headsets) in the same space.

Nokia 6 (2018) tested in GeekBench

The fingerprint scanner in Nokia 6 is embedded into the home button on the front. We are referring to Nokia 6 (2018 ), a mid-range phone which should offer some premium specs even though the phone will remain focused on the quality-price ratio.