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S.Korea to temporarily deploy four remaining THAAD launchers - ministry

China's remarks come after the South Korea Defence Ministry announced it would carry out the temporary deployment of launching vehicles at 2am tomorrow (Sep...


Facebook says it sold ads to Russian 'troll farm' during 2016 campaign

Facebook says the ad buys came from 470 "inauthentic" accounts and pages that seemed affiliated with each other and appeared to be operating from Russian Federa...


Astronomers catch black hole shrouded in molecular cloud

At the same time , the studying of supermassive black holes will help scientists understand more of the universe. A black hole 100,000 times more massive t...


Google Assistant Will Soon Help You do Your Laundry

Anker will bring it out in late October. The Mojo itself is similar in size to the Home, but costs $70, significantly undercutting the Home's $130 retail pri...


Record-Setting NASA Astronaut, Crewmates Prepare for Return to Earth

The biochemist is completing a mission at the International Space Station that began in November 2016, covering 122.2 million miles (196.7 million kilometers)...


Germany faces largest-ever evacuation after WWII bomb discovery

One of the biggest such evacuations to date took place last Christmas, when another unexploded British bomb forced 54,000 people out of their homes in the s...


Neighboring Earth Size Exoplanets Trappist 1 May Hold Water

Earlier this year, NASA announced the discovery of seven Earth-sized planets orbiting an ultra-cool dwarf star, called TRAPPIST-1. The odds of water sti...


JT Barrett sets Ohio State career yardage record

Not surprisingly, Ohio State isn't dropping hints. True freshman running back J.K. Dobbins started for the injured Mike Weber and was arguably the best ...


Sonos Smart Speaker Latest Rumours: Release Date & Features

According to Sony , the speaker offers a 360-degree audio experience and has enough power to "comfortably fill the average room with sound". Both Japanese bran...


First Windows Mixed Reality headsets to be released this October

Emoji Picker will let you find the emoji faster in any of the Windows 10 apps. As "launch" and "release" don't always coincide with Microsoft products, Serv...


Unrest feared after Kenya election ordered to be rerun

The court says the election commission "committed illegalities and irregularities" after opposition leader Raila Odinga challenged the vote. Kenyatta's ...


LG V30 vs LG G6: What's the difference?

LG has ensured the device has enough to offer in order to combat the likes of the Galaxy Note 8 and upcoming iPhone 8 . When it comes to specifications ,...


At $169, Nest thinks the Thermostat E is for everyone

Nest claims that the 10-connector Learning Thermostat covers 95 percent of most US households, while the Thermostat E will be compatible with 85%. The displ...


Distant Galaxy Sends Out 15 High-Energy Radio Bursts

The Berkeley Astronomers Telegram reports that the source of these latest bursts, called FRB 121102 , is the first to produce repeating FRBs, and this most r...


NFF working hard for Super Eagles victory, says Pinnick

He assured that the team which takes on the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in a double header within the next few days, was in high spirits. "The Cameroonians ...


Premium iPhone could feature gesture controls; Apple TV gets HDR

The report describes a thing software bar on the bottom of the screen which users can drag up to the middle of the display. Apple Inc . plans to transform ...


Windows Mixed Reality Headsets Run SteamVR

In addition to Halo , Microsoft revealed that it has worked with Valve software to ensure that anything bought through Steam will also function with the W...


Total Solar Eclipse In The Heart Of Wyoming

Folks in OR likely felt the visceral effect of the moon's shadow , OR umbra, as it blanketed the ground in chilling darkness. Wanda Spruill of Leicester reca...


YouTube Sports a New Look

What do you think of the new YouTube logo and the new changes for the desktop and mobile apps? Long gone are the days of 240p videos; YouTube not only suppo...


Amazon's Alexa now lets you control music in multiple rooms

Amazon is also releasing an SDK so that third-party speakers can also be used with Multi-Room Music. Starting today , you can target music to a specific Ech...


Ford, Domino's test self-driving pizza deliveries

Then, the customer will be able to track the delivery vehicle via Global Positioning System using an upgraded version of Domino's Tracker app , and guided thro...


North Korea Test Fires Three Missiles, US Says All Failed

Two of the missiles flew about 150 miles while the other one appears to have blown up nearly instantly. Tens of thousands of South Korean and U.S. troops are ...


Microsoft has discontinued the original Xbox One

The British store lists is as out of stock , whereas the U.S. page has simply ceased to exist. The original Xbox One is listed as "sold out" on the Microsof...


Yakuza: Kiwami 2 Officially Announced for PlayStation 4, Coming This December

Following the news of Taiwanese PlayStation store leaks , Sega has officially announced another title in their line-up of Yakuza games. With Yakuza 6 r...


Bill Nye files lawsuit claiming Disney owes him over $9 million

The suit also disputes the costs Disney claimed to have incurred-which grossed over $20 million-despite the fact that it was largely backed by federal grants ...


Babylonians developed trigonometry 3700 years back, much earlier than Greeks

It turns out this was a historically unfortunate smiting - because if the Babylonians had been able to better communicate their knowledge, mathematics could b...


Apple will unveil 3 new iPhone models next month

It is not clear how much the device will cost in the United Kingdom, but it could be significantly higher. Next month , Apple is expected to introduce thr...


Users demand Apple stop removing popular Iranian apps

Salehi-Isfahani said there has already been much uncertainty about foreign investment, and Apple's removal of Iranian apps could be a sign that the company beli...


Elon Musk unveils sleek space suit for SpaceX astronauts bound for Mars

As part of his quest to launch crewed missions to and from the International Space Station and beyond, Elon Musk has shared a pivitol development in the form ...


SpaceX launch planned Thursday at Vandenberg AFB

The 42-minute launch window opens at 2:51pm ET. In another Facebook post before the launch, Tsai said FormoSat-5 was carrying Taiwanese technology as well as ...


Apple to Embark on Electric Car Autonomous Systems

Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed in June that Apple is developing autonomous-driving systems, but not an actual auto. Due to the NYT report , those comments ...


Samsung confirms it's working on a smart speaker

The idea is to have Bixby , the company's digital personal assistant at the center. After rolling out last month in the USA, the Samsung Bixby voice assi...


Shenmue III Gets Its First Bit of Teaser Footage

Enjoy the trailer below. Ys Net shared a look at a new progress video for Shenmue III , giving us a look at the born-again Ryo and Shenhua as well as some ...


International Space Station flies in front of solar eclipse

Kutryk believes people are living at a time when humans will potentially return to the moon and that he hopes to travel there. Although a number of people tho...


High quality video streaming to be cut for Verizon customers

You're grandfathered into a previous unlimited plan if you have one, and you'll actually get 5GB more data at LTE speeds (15GB total) than you did before. Now...


Wait, Don't Throw Away Your Eclipse Glasses Yet - Do This Instead!

Eastern time in SC, a total solar eclipse will make its way across the United States, the moon blocking out the sun for a short period of time and grabbing the ...


Trump looks at eclipse without glasses

It is unclear if he looked directly at the sun. Trump was photographed taking in the historic event from the White House with his son Barron and first lady ...


The Sims 4 getting pets with the Cats & Dogs expansion

Further animal customization options include outfits and accessories, which could be for the players that want to add a little more style to their pets and ha...


HTC Vive Prices Slashed by $200 in Competition with Oculus Rift VR

From today, the Vive costs £599 in the United Kingdom - that's £160 cheaper than before. Facebook last month temporarily slashed $200 off the cost of its ...


Asteroid Florence to pass safely by Earth on 1 September

The giant space rock was first discovered by Australian scientists back in 1981. On September 1, an asteroid nearly three miles wide will safely fly by Earth....


Coolpad to launch a new flagship smartphone on August 20

The front of the device has an 8MP selfie camera at the top, along with the earpiece and a proximity sensor. Moving on to the sides, the right side houses t...


Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite Story Trailer Released

Capcom: Infinite story trailer detailing the story mode for the upcoming fighting game. The trailer features a bunch of new playable characters in the ga...


Seconds 'All It Took': Oregon Man Left Partially Blind by 1963 Eclipse

In an interview, Tomososki advises people to not look directly at the sun during the upcoming total solar eclipse , and to just enjoy the sudden darkness in th...


Quake Champions Early Access Dated, Priced, Comes with Doom Slayer

Early access to Quake Champions will be available via Steam and the Bethesda.net launcher from August 22. Despite plans to eventually launch as a free-to-...


North Korea 'one of the saddest places on earth' - ex-teacher

The Korean Central News Agency said that Mr Kim had "examined the plan for a long time" and "discussed it" with commanding officers on Monday. In order to r...


Apple Sets Aside $1 Billion 'War Chest' for Original Video Content

In June, Apple hired both veterans from Sony to oversee its content acquisition and video strategy. It's always been in the company's DNA - cofounder Steve ...


Utterly fantastic Sonic Mania is finally available for Xbox One

Sega is taking two more weeks to polish up their release for the PC, as the game still does not quite meet the stringent standards set by the company for its " ...


New Aston Martin Zagatos on the way

Just 28 examples of the auto will be made, and they've already been sold - despite a price tag said to be more than £500,000. On the other hand, the Shooting Br...


Amazon Stock Drops Following Trump Early Morning Tweet

President Donald Trump took to Twitter ( TWTR ) Wednesday to once again fire off at retail and tech giant Amazon .com ( AMZN ), this time criticizing the compa...


Get More: Calusa Nature Center on upcoming solar eclipse

If you're planning to view the solar eclipse , you might want to plan a visit to the Faulkner Planetarium before the big event. Visitors can also experience li...