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Noted Indian space scientist and technologist UR Rao passes away

Noted Indian space scientist and technologist UR Rao passes away He was an internationally recognized personality, and the pioneer of space technology in India and also was the escort of India's first satellite launch, Aryabhata, in 1975. Prime Minister Modi also expressed his sadness over the death of Rao. "When we walked out, it had been more than two hours". Read: Former ISRO Chairman U R Rao passes away at 85. [Full Article...]

Government announces £246m battery technology fund

Government announces £246m battery technology fund Business Secretary Greg Clark announced the launch of the 4-year investment round, Faraday Challenge which is aimed at enhancing expertise in battery technology in the UK. "Economists have pointed to what they have called a productivity puzzle in Britain". "It's not that we want - or need - people to work longer hours". [Full Article...]

Showers, thunderstorms to break extreme heat in NJ

Showers, thunderstorms to break extreme heat in NJ Forecasters say storms Sunday could bring periods of heavy rain and damaging winds. Showers and thunderstorms are expected to start after 5 p.m. and continue through much of the night. Tuesday should turn out nice with times of clouds and sun and lower humidity. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Light and variable wind becoming west 6 to 11 miles per hour in the morning. [Full Article...]

Pokemon Trainers Looking for a Reliable Connection at PokemonGo Fest

While numbers have fallen, the Pokemon Go game continues to be played all over the world. The bonuses went up in conjunction with the end of Pokemon Go Fest , meaning that they will end up being active for 48 hours. "So, I want to ask you guys, please know, we've got the whole Niantic team working against this, so please be patient with us". For the first Legendary Pokémon to be revealed, T... [Full Article...]

NASA warns to be cautious when purchasing eclipse viewing glasses

NASA warns to be cautious when purchasing eclipse viewing glasses NASA advised people to check the safety authenticity of the viewing glasses to make sure that these meet the safety viewing standards. "But, only with special-purpose solar filters, such as eclipse glasses or a handheld solar viewer, you can safely look directly at the Sun", the statement added. [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Be Launched On August 23, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Be Launched On August 23, 2017 While Samsung has only just announced a U.S. language version for its AI assistant Bixby and has also stalled development of its smart speaker that was supposed to have Bixby integration, the company is seemingly meeting half-way somewhat and supposedly creating its own AirPods with Bixby integration of course. [Full Article...]

New Black Panther poster revealed at SDCC 2017

New Black Panther poster revealed at SDCC 2017 A first trailer was released to the public in June , which garnered positive reaction from seemingly every corner of the internet. In his standalone film, Black Panther , whose real name is T'Challa, king of Wakanda, a fictional African country, returns to his home after the events of Captain America: Civil War only to find his sovereignty challenged by many factions in his country. [Full Article...]

Warm week head for South Lake Tahoe, chance of showers and thunderstorms

Warm week head for South Lake Tahoe, chance of showers and thunderstorms Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming east around 5 miles per hour in the afternoon. WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny skies and seasonably warm temperatures develop, with a high temperature of 87 degrees. Otherwise it will be mostly cloudy with a high in the mid 80s. Light west southwest wind. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. [Full Article...]

Police probe four linked acid attacks in east London

Police probe four linked acid attacks in east London At 11:05 p.m. local time, police received a call about two males on a moped throwing a corrosive liquid in another man's face on Shoreditch High Street. "There were guys on mopeds and some people say they stole his moped as well". The man was taken to hospital and has been discharged with no lasting injuries. [Full Article...]

Excessive Heat Warnings in Effect Through Friday

Excessive Heat Warnings in Effect Through Friday Raleigh, Cary, Fayetteville and Fort Bragg are under an excessive heat watch, with heat index values of 107 degrees to 112 degrees possible. After a five-day reprieve from the last blast of hazy, hot and humid weather we will see temperatures in the mid-90s, with relatively high humidity, through Monday . [Full Article...]

Pokémon Go is Unplayable at Pokémon Go Fest

Pokémon Go is Unplayable at Pokémon Go Fest Those who were unable to nab one of the fast-selling Pokemon GO Fest tickets can still get in on the action via the worldwide challenges happening today, as well as by watching the Pokemon GO Fest livestream on Twitch . While everything may have gone a little wonky today, Niantic have confirmed their plans refund all players who went to Pokemon Go Fest . Legendaries can be used to attack -... [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 design reportedly shown in leaked renders

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 design reportedly shown in leaked renders According to earlier leaks and well-sourced rumors, Samsung's new Galaxy Note 8 will feature all the cutting-edge specs we've come to expect in a 2017 flagship phone. Next to those cameras is a flash, and then to the right of the flash is the rear fingerprint reader, just like on the Galaxy S8. The Samsung Unpacked event is happening in NY, 23 August. [Full Article...]

Verizon Reportedly Throttling Streaming Services in "Video Optimization" Tests Without Notice

Verizon Reportedly Throttling Streaming Services in Most mobile users probably aren't attempting to stream through Netflix in 4K, though, so many Verizon customers probably never realized that their download speeds were being manipulated. Unfortunately, Chairman Pai's decision to rescind the report and to reopen the net neutrality proceeding have created massive uncertainty and suspicion. [Full Article...]

Lyft Self-Driving Car Efforts Ramp Up With Its Own Facility

Lyft Self-Driving Car Efforts Ramp Up With Its Own Facility Also unlike Uber , Lyft is being careful not to write drivers out of the equation. According to reports from Reuters , Lyft is taking a bold leap into autonomous vehicle development by creating its own self-driving auto division. It visualizes a hybrid network of human-driven and self-driving cars, with the system selecting whichever is best for a passenger's requested route. There may be ... [Full Article...]

Nintendo Switch's Voice Chat App is Released

Nintendo Switch's Voice Chat App is Released That's the easy bit. While it can be downloaded now, it doesn't have much use until you can access the online lobbies in Splatoon 2 . Similarly, they can also invite Nintendo Switch friends as well. So if you want to talk to your buddies and shoot people then you're going to need to invite 8 people. Currently, the app will only support the upcoming 'Splatoon 2' and it's SplatNet 2, but the ... [Full Article...]

Asus Zenfone AR UK price confirmed as pre-orders open

Asus Zenfone AR UK price confirmed as pre-orders open The company has started teasing the launch of new smartphone on its social media channels. We're still waiting to hear about an Asus Zenfone 4 release date and price, but we'll be sure to update you as soon as we get more information. [Full Article...]

Alexa Headed to Amazon's Main Android App

Alexa Headed to Amazon's Main Android App There was no formal announcement of the launch, but Amazon has confirmed the integration and is rolling out the service this week. The Echo , which is powered by Amazon's Alexa voice assistant, allows users to search for information on almost anything, in addition to ordering goods through Amazon. [Full Article...]

Adam Pac Man Jones Suspended by the NFL!

Adam Pac Man Jones Suspended by the NFL! Jones was initially charged with assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing official business, but most of the charges were dropped. A state court imposed a sentence of his two days of time served and court fees. The NFL says it considered the insane video of Jones going off on the cops when the league decided his punishment. "Adam will participate in training camp and we are counting on him t... [Full Article...]

Panthers sign Trai Turner to four-year extension

Panthers sign Trai Turner to four-year extension Last year, with the Panthers dealing with several injuries up front, Turner started three games at right tackle. The deal is reportedly worth $45m with $20.5m guaranteed. Now at the position, Kevin Zeitler of the Cleveland Browns leads the pack with his contract of $60 million over five years, which he signed this offseason. [Full Article...]

Wilson County Schools explains plans for solar eclipse

Wilson County Schools explains plans for solar eclipse While watchers in South Florida will only be able to observe a partial solar eclipse August 21, many will be traveling to areas in the United States where the total solar eclipse will be visible in the United States. He says sunglasses will not adequately protect your eyes. Officials said on Wednesday they spent $5,900 on eclipse viewing glasses for all 19,000 students and have learning ... [Full Article...]


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