News : Technology

It looks like Samsung’s foldable phone won’t have Gorilla Glass whenever it actually launches

Wednesday  10:51,   19 september 2018

At this point, we still don't have a firm idea of when Samsung's foldable so-called Galaxy F smartphone will finally arrive -- whether it will land in November or at some point after that. That’s according to SamMobile, which reports...[...]

UK satellite nets 'junk in space'

Wednesday  08:55,   19 september 2018

A British satellite successfully deploys a net in orbit to demonstrate how to capture space debris. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The event...[...]

YouTube revamps its video game hub before shutting down Gaming app

Tuesday  21:25,   18 september 2018

YouTube's Gaming app gets the ax in March.On Tuesday, Google's massive video service launched an updated homebase for videos about games and for streaming games as other people play them. The revamped hub is more consistent with how YouTube...[...]

Twitter brings back chronological timeline to the delight of users

Tuesday  21:25,   18 september 2018

Twitter CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey tweeted out the news, which was generally greeted with positive responses from Twitter users. Did Twitter just restore the chronological timeline? Is that nightmare over?— Craig Bro Dude (@CraigSJ) September...[...]

How NASA plans to use lunar dust to build structures on the Moon

Tuesday  19:50,   18 september 2018

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The Moon Is Electric—Especially When It's Full

Tuesday  19:31,   18 september 2018

New measurements show what happens to the moon’s thin exosphere when the lunar orb slips into Earth’s protective magnetic bubble.The moon is often thought of as a lifeless and inactive place. But a new study reminds us that our pale celestial...[...]

Space junk is a big problem and it's going to get worse

Tuesday  13:27,   18 september 2018

If space debris is not cleaned up, they could seriously hinder future missions to the moon or Mars, Nobu Okada, the founder and CEO of Astroscale, told CNBC.Space debris has become a huge problem. Their accumulation in Earth's orbit has become a...[...]

Meet the Billionaire Dreamer Taking Musk's Rocket to the Moon

Tuesday  13:25,   18 september 2018

In a country known for conformity, Yusaku Maezawa has always sought to stand out. He skipped college, moved to California to play in a rock band and started his own e-commerce company. After making it big, the 42-year-old started dropping hundreds...[...]

SpaceX reveals identity of the world's first lunar space tourist

Tuesday  05:05,   18 september 2018

The last time that humanity set foot on the lunar surface, Richard Nixon was still president and Pink Floyd was still in the midst of recording their seminal album about its dark side. And while SpaceX's tourism plans don't involve actually...[...]

Scientists followed a leatherback turtle through Hurricane Florence—here's what they saw

Monday  21:55,   17 september 2018

For a while it seemed like she would get caught in the massive storm as it slid past the coast. She wound up north of the worst of it, but still experienced rough seas over the weekend. Even before the hurricane hit, she surfaced in an area where...[...]

SpaceX to announce private moon flight passenger

Monday  20:33,   17 september 2018

SpaceX is on the verge of announcing the name of person who would be the first private passenger on a trip around the moon. The identity of the traveler will be revealed at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, during an event Monday...[...]

Pokemon Go's Legendary Birds Back Again For A Limited Time

Monday  19:16,   17 september 2018

The Ultra Bonus Event is now underway in Pokemon Go, bringing an influx of Gen I Pokemon with it. For a limited time, Pokemon originally found in the Kanto region will appear much more frequently in the wild. That isn't all, however; the three...[...]

Rare, mummified Ice Age wolf pup and caribou dug up in Canada

Monday  18:13,   17 september 2018

The Klondike region of Canada is famous for its gold, but now other remarkable ancient treasures have been unearthed from the melting permafrost.A wolf pup and a caribou calf were found by the miners in the Yukon territory in 2016 in the area's...[...]

Researchers turn to oysters as pollution-tracking sentinels

Monday  15:51,   17 september 2018

French researchers hoping to get an early warning on pollution in the ocean have found an unlikely ally in a mollusk more often destined for the dinner table. French researchers hoping to get an early warning on pollution in the ocean have found an...[...]

Surprise: OnePlus plans to build its first smart TV next year

Monday  12:52,   17 september 2018

Everyone might be waiting for the OnePlus 6T, but the company has more than smartphones up its sleeve. The company doesn’t provide much in the way of hard details, but CEO Pete Lau penned a blog post explaining the new...[...]