Science

SpaceX Launches Two Missions in Two Days

About seven minutes later the rocket's first-stage booster made its way back to Earth, successfully landing on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean. The 30th Space Wing weather officials are forecasting no issues, with a 100 percent chance of launch as of Friday morning.

No, We Don't Have Evidence of Aliens — NASA to Anonymous

However, the video does not show any of the actual testimony and fails to mention the fact that Zurbuchen was discussing the recent discovery of exoplanets orbiting distant suns, as well as the detection of organic chemicals on Saturn's icy moon Enceladus.

Fresh ransomware outbreak hits servers worldwide

In the US, the Department of Homeland Security's Scott McConnell says the agency is "monitoring reports of cyber attacks affecting multiple global entities and is coordinating with our worldwide and domestic cyber partners". National Security Agency and recently leaked to the web. "We stand ready to support any requests for assistance". One cyber expert said the latest attack may be a harbinger of greater disruption ahead.

Facebook reaches 2 billion users

It does not include people who use the Instagram or WhatsApp networks but not Facebook . WeChat, a unit of Tencent Holdings Ltd and a widely used service in China, said in May that it had 938 million monthly active users in the first quarter.

Disney debuts trailer for 'Star Wars Forces of Destiny' animated shorts

Numerous big screen actresses including Daisy Ridley (Rey from The Force Awakens ) and Felicity Jones (Jyn Erso from Rogue One ) lend their voices to the series, which hits YouTube on July 3. To go along with Rey, Disney and Lucasfilm introduced Felicity Jones' Jyn Erso from Rogue One: a Star Wars Story , leading a fearless rebellion team to steal the Empire's plans for the Death Star.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Charges Further Into AR With SensoMotoric

According to evidence compiled by MacRumours , legal activity discovered through a shell company and carried out by Apple attorney Gene Levoff all point towards Apple having acquired the German company. Apple has not released any statements regarding the reason for this purchase or what it intends to do with the technology but we will let you know as soon as we know any more.

Action and heart in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'

Caesar, played so effortlessly by a performance-captured Andy Serkis , has always been the focal point of Fox's rebooted Apes franchise: a constant in a series of films where the human cast comes and goes. He leads a commando attack on the hidden ape colony, intent on assassinating Caesar. If all this talk of a slower, character intensive piece scares you away, no need to worry.

Siri Needs Her Own Personal Assistant

Are you exhausted of that awkward moment when you ask Siri to check if it's National Awkward Moments Day and your iPhone leaves you in a lurch? As Apple prepares to launch the HomePod later this year, it's focusing on improving Siri's understanding and strategic awareness.

CBO: Senate health care bill would leave 22M uninsured by 2026

Two Republican critics of the Senate's health care bill expressed strong doubts Sunday that the legislation can make it through the chamber before the July 4 recess, as the GOP leadership wants . While people in those states would still be able to buy insurance, coverage for certain conditions could become "extremely expensive" in some cases. But when most of the regulations from the 2010 law went "largely untouched", he withdrew his support.

AMD and NVIDIA go after Bitcoin miners with new video cards

Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA ) plans to pair with partners to release graphics cards designed for cryptocurrency miners, according to CNBC sources . The new ASUS Mining Series graphic cards are manufactured using the exclusive Auto-Extreme technology - an industry-first 100 per cent-automated production process.

There Are Six New Asus ZenFone 4 Handsets In The Works

Just like a year ago, the company is aiming to provide different unique offerings through its various ZenFone models, with each of them having unique selling points in either their battery, camera performance, or even all-round performance.

Pregnant Celina Jaitly poses in a bikini!

These kind of pictures, I guess, are more valuable to share because these pictures have such a attractive story behind them. Most important part is these pictures are done without any makeup team and fanfare. As mentioned in Miss Malini's report, Celina shares a message regarding her post. "I am God's chosen girl, and we are god's chosen parents", exults the actress.

Police warn parents about dangers of Snapchat feature

WeLiveSecurity, the official blog from Bratislava, Slovakia-based security firm ESET, covered the potential risk. The " Snap Maps " feature was introduced into the application as part of a recent update, where it displays a map of nearby friends, that pin point a user's latest location gathered through their smart-phone's Global Positioning System sensor.

Kathleen Kennedy shares new Star Wars: The Last Jedi photos

Here's the official Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer gone retro. Kennedy and her daughter Meghan Marshall took the behind the scenes snaps during production of the film. We are slowly inching toward the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi and, while we wait for a new trailer, we'll take anything we can possibly get our hands on.

Free Xbox Games With Gold For July 2017 Revealed

For Xbox One we have Grow Up and Runbow , with the former being available from July 1st to July 31st and the latter being available from July 16th to August 15th. Kane & Lynch 2 goes from July 1-15, while LEGO Pirates picks up the next day and is free from July 16-31. Do you think Microsoft would let the users choose at which resolution they want to play the game on or Microsoft has made the right decision with forcing 4K? As usual, the Xbox 360 will receive a completely different ...

Google Fined $2.72 Billion for Antitrust Breach

The action follows a seven-year investigation prompted by scores of complaints from rivals such as US consumer review website Yelp, TripAdvisor, UK price comparison site Foundem, News Corp and lobbying group FairSearch. The search giant has been charged with giving its own shopping comparison tool an illegal advantage over the competition and has been provided 90 days to change its practices, or it will face further fines .

Alaska Airlines to host eclipse-chasing flight in August

In March of 2016, Alaska adjusted a flight from Anchorage to Honolulu to see the solar eclipse. The solar eclipse will be visible across the entire North America (if weather permits) for the first time since 1918. Monday, Aug. 21, so passengers will be among the first to see the eclipse from above the clouds (if there are any). NASA has posted various maps, animations and videos showing the eclipse path, including a zoomable pdf and also an interactive map showing the beginning of ...

European Union fines Google 2.42 bln euros over abuse of search dominance

The EU slapped Google with a record €2.4-billion (RM11.6 billion) anti-trust fine today, in a fresh assault on a United States tech giant that risks the wrath of President Donald Trump . "This means that by giving prominent placement only to its own comparison shopping service and by demoting competitors, Google has given its own comparison shopping service a significant advantage compared to rivals".

OnePlus 5 vs HTC U11 vs Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung's Galaxy S8 is the most feature-filled, handsome smartphone you can get, period. Next is the HTC U11 , which wins the race to reopen the apps in least possible time after OnePlus 5 . For the second round, apps are relaunched from memory. OnePlus 5 features a 5.50-inch touchscreen display and a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels.

Amazon Prime members can now pre-order the Nokia 6 for $180

These three handsets can be pre-ordered beginning today, but they won't ship out until July 10. Amazon on Tuesday announced a number of new phones for its "Prime Exclusive Phones" program , in which the company sells discounted, ad-supported versions of certain phones to subscribers of its Prime shopping service.

Trump claims victory as court partially reinstates travel ban

Those groups said they will be sending lawyers and monitors back to American airports, where the initial, immediate implementation of the ban in January caused chaos and confusion. "I want people who can love the United States and all of its citizens, and who will be hardworking and productive". The official who described the plans was not authorized to discuss them publicly by name and spoke on condition of anonymity.

US Supreme Court sidesteps cross-border shooting dispute

Border patrol agents must abide by the very Constitution they took an oath to uphold. The teen's family initially sued the U.S. government, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the Department of Homeland Security and Mesa, alleging the teen's civil rights had been violated.

Every top club wants to sign Alexis Sanchez, says Chile manager

The 28-year-old Chilean forward, who is now at the Confederations Cup being held in Russian Federation, has one year left on his present deal and there's no signs of an imminent resolution. "He is going through a very special situation". Pizzi recognises that the forward is courted by some of the best clubs in the world but points out that he's already at a big club as well.

SpaceX Completes Back-To-Back Launches Over The Weekend

No matter what you did over the weekend, you'll struggle to top Elon Musk's after his space trucking venture launched 11 satellites atop two rockets, both of which stuck ideal landings on barges. The Falcon's second stage is continuing to carry the satellites toward orbit. Musk has also said that he wants to reuse components of rockets in order to bring down costs, and tweeted that the new rocket's titanium fins performed better than expected.

SpaceX set to launch satellites from California air base

The launch window began at 1:25 p.m.at the Air Force base near Lompoc, California, and was conducted with a previously un-used Falcon 9 rocket. The rocket's first stage made a landing on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean, touching down as planned despite concerns that conditions were "marginal" for the landing because of winds.

Tariffs on Solar Panels Could Slow Industry Growth by 66%

In the petition , the company asked for new duties on imported solar products to combat a global glut of panels that has depressed prices and made it hard for American producers to compete. Suniva is seeking an initial additional tariff of $0.40/watt and a floor price of $0.78/watt, which GTM said would leave many planned solar installations, particularly utility-scale, uneconomical.

Cambria Investment Management LP Boosts Position in Symantec Corporation (SYMC)

The fund owned 5,912,930 shares of the technology company's stock after buying an additional 86,475 shares during the period. Greenwood Capital Associates Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC ) for 14,955 shares.

North Korea's missile program 'grave threat' to peace: Trump, Modi

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump meets for the first time Monday with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi , and personal chemistry as much as policy could determine the direction of future relations. Meanwhile, the State Department has approved a possible sale of C-17 transport aircraft to India's government. The leaders noted that Trump's daughter and senior advisor, Ivanka Trump , will lead the USA delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India this fall.

Soccer game turns violent as fans of Mexican teams brawl

Police said the arrested were: Josue Andres Rosas Garcia, 29, of Santa Ana; Fernando Alberto Vargas, 34, of La Puente; Israel Rodriguez Zarate, 36, of Pasadena; Ricardo Anotnion Mora Abarca, 23, of Anaheim; and Jose Joaquin Velez, 28, of Los Angeles.

Arconic halts sale of Grenfell Tower cladding panels for high rises

In a fresh statement, the firm said it had stopped sales of Reynobond PE for tall buildings, citing concerns about the "inconsistency of building codes across the world". Diagrams in a 2016 Arconic brochure for its Reynobond panels describe how PE core panels are suitable up to 10 metres in height. Shares in the company that made the cladding used on Grenfell Tower have fallen sharply in NY.

Over 8000 migrants rescued in Med in 48 hours

Their efforts were coordinated by the coastguard. An Irish naval ship has rescued 712 people, including pregnant women and infants, off the coast of the Libyan capital of Tripoli as part of an worldwide migrant-rescue effort, Ireland's Defence Forces say.

Turkish police use tear gas to prevent LGBT pride march in Istanbul

We're a unit, and there's nothing but love out here, I come out every year. And in Chicago, 23-year-old Sarah Hecker was attending her first pride parade , another event that attracted wall-to-wall crowds. Anadolu Agency said 20 people who "reacted against" the march were among those detained Sunday. - It was a sea of rainbows as tens of thousands of people took part in celebration of the 48 Annual Pride March.

Multiple users now available on Google Home in the UK

It ultimately makes Google Home more family friendly and less of a bachelor pad gadget. Kanetix Ltd.'s mission is to help every Canadian make better money decisions. These two phrases are then analyzed by a neural network that's capable of detecting certain characteristics of a person's voice. If a user connects their account to Google Home but doesn't set up any individual account preferences and is simply joining as a guest, Google Home will use the default music and streaming services.

Modern Warfare Remastered confirmed, comes first to PS4

Well, those who have been waiting for the standalone release won't have to wait much longer. It was originally launched previous year as an exclusive bonus for buyers of the £69.99 Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Legacy Edition. It'll cost you $39.99 in the States with no price for United Kingdom members of the video game playing public just yet, and won't contain the Variety Map Pack DLC which you'll have to purchase separately if you feel so inclined.

New Features arriving on Facebook Messenger

Most of these emotions have different looks depending on whether your face is on or off screen at the time. New filters have also been added to video chats, ranging from subtle lighting tweaks to bold colour changes, including red, white, black or yellow.