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Earth may have been struck by an interstellar meteor way back in 2014

Wednesday  09:00,   17 april 2019

It was late 2017 when the astronomy world was buzzing over what appeared to be the first-ever interstellar visitor observed by... >>>

Google Pay now automatically imports loyalty cards and tickets from Gmail

Wednesday  09:00,   17 april 2019

‘You won’t get more offers, it will just be easier to use... >>>

Pixel 3's camera can now detect kisses for photos with your boo

Wednesday  07:25,   17 april 2019

Single people lose yet another ally in computational... >>>

Mark Zuckerberg leveraged Facebook user data to fight rivals and help friends, leaked documents show

Wednesday  03:30,   17 april 2019

Facebook's leaders seriously discussed selling access to user data — and privacy was an... >>>

A new 'puffy' planet has been discovered in the Kepler-47 system

Wednesday  00:50,   17 april 2019

Kepler-47 is a 3.5-billion-year-old star system about 3,340 light years away from... >>>

Former astronaut Owen Garriott dies, flew on Skylab station

Tuesday  22:35,   16 april 2019

Former astronaut Owen Garriott, who flew on America's first space station, Skylab, and whose son followed him into orbit, has... >>>

PlayStation 5: First details point to 8K graphics, faster performance, no release in 2019

Tuesday  20:50,   16 april 2019

The first official details on Sony's highly anticipated next-generation PlayStation are finally coming out. But there's no official release date... >>>

AI robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese style

Tuesday  20:40,   16 april 2019

AI robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese... >>>

Plastic in the North Atlantic has tripled since the 1960s

Tuesday  20:05,   16 april 2019

A scientific study measuring plankton accidentally recorded a decades-long rise in plastic... >>>

Apple will donate money to rebuild Notre Dame

Tuesday  18:40,   16 april 2019

In a tweet this morning, Apple chief executive Tim Cook said the company would be donating to rebuilding efforts to restore Notre Dame. We are heartbroken for the French people and those around the world for whom Notre Dame is a symbol of hope.... >>>

Google Pay can find your tickets and loyalty cards in Gmail

Tuesday  18:30,   16 april 2019

It just became decidedly easier to use your Android phone to board a flight or see a movie. Google Pay is rolling out a server-based update that lets the app automatically fetch boarding passes, tickets and loyalty cards from Gmail. You'll have to... >>>

Winters Are Only Going to Get Worse, So Researchers Invented a Way to Generate Electricity from Snowfall

Tuesday  18:30,   16 april 2019

The farther you get from the equator, the less effective solar panels become at reliably generating power all year round. And it’s not just the shorter spans of sunlight during the winter months that are a problem; even a light dusting of snow can... >>>

Samsung shows off the full specs of the Galaxy Fold ahead of its US launch

Tuesday  18:30,   16 april 2019

Samsung did things a little differently when it comes to launching its first ever foldable smartphone. First, it unveiled the Infinity Flex screen tech as well as the new One UI software features for foldable handsets.... >>>

Huawei says not discussed 5G chipsets with Apple, wins more telco gear contracts

Tuesday  18:30,   16 april 2019

US-HUAWEI-TECH-5G:Huawei says not discussed 5G chipsets with Apple, wins more telco gear... >>>

Latest Nintendo Switch Update Adds Ability To Transfer Saves Across Systems

Tuesday  18:05,   16 april 2019

The latest Nintendo Switch system update, version 8.0.0, is out today, bringing with it the ability to transfer individual save data between Switch consoles. Before the update, users were relegated to transferring all user and save data between... >>>