Sci-tech

Russia's Kaspersky Lab launches free antivirus software globally

The free service is called Kaspersky Free , and it includes anti-virus scanning and protection for your files, emails, and web usage, as well as automatic upda...


Bollywood movies based on 1999 India-Pakistan Kargil War

The bravery of the Indian Army, the patriotic ferbour and the overall atmosphere of War, a mix of courage and tragedy, violence and love have been captured aptl...


Apple to pay $506m to UW for infringing chip efficiency patent

This has unlikely gone down well at Apple, as the $506m fine is almost double the $ 234 million in damages that a Jury ordered Apple to pay back in 2015. The p...


PM Narendra Modi condoles death of ex-ISRO scientist UR Rao

Mr. U.R. Rao was the former Chairman of ISRO . Having worked with Dr Vikram Sarabhai, Dr Homi Bhabha and Professor Satish Dhawan-the doyens of Indian space pro...


Multimillion boon for UK's battery technology sector

The Advanced Propulsion Centre will work with the automotive sector to identify the best ideas to develop at the National Battery Manufacturing Development faci...


YouTube Ups Battle Against Extremism Video

Jigsaw , an incubator within Alphabet that works on creating technology to battle online security threats, partnered with Moonshot CVE to find new ways to c...


This Cortana-powered thermostat is a real work of art

However, Microsoft GLAS is not the first thermostat to come with smart assistant and voice recognition tech. There is no word from Microsoft, or Johnson Co...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Upcoming Updates Will Include FOV Slider and First-Person Servers

There's a good reason for dubbing this "hardcore mode". The ability to swivel the camera 360 degrees around your character in third-person gives players much mo...


Google Home adds support for streaming uploaded/purchased songs from Play Music

If Google Play Music isn't your default music player, you need to say "Ok Google , play X on Google Play Music " to hear subscription/free radio/uploaded/pur...


Uber, Russia's Yandex to Combine Ride-Hailing Services

As part of the deal , which is yet to clear regulatory hurdles, Uber will be investing $225 million cash, take three out of seven seats in the new company's ...


Huge iceberg breaks off of Antarctica

Now while in and of itself the creation of a giant iceberg like this is perfectly normal behaviour in Antarctica, scientists are concerned about how it will alt...


Pipe bomb explodes near Oklahoma Air Force recruitment center

Rice said earlier Tuesday that federal authorities were no longer investigating the pipe bomb explosion as a possible act of domestic terrorism, telling repor...


Kittel bursts through to win stage six

Saturday's eighth stage will be one for the breakaway riders as it takes the peloton over 187.5km from Dole to the Station des Rousses in very hilly terrain. "I...


Halo 5 is Getting a 4K Makeover for Xbox One X

Considering Halo 5 was one of the best looking game on the Xbox One, it will be interesting to see how the developers transition to the Xbox One X. All of t...


The Chemring Group plc (CHG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

It has outperformed by 3.08% the S&P500. They now have a GBX 2,341 ($30.32) target price on the stock. Macquarie's target price per share would indicate a poten...


Soldier from Texas post dies in Afghanistan

A 19-year-old U.S. soldier has died from the wounds he received in Monday's "indirect fire" attack in Afghanistan's Helmand province, the Pentagon said. "We are...


India rolls out biggest tax reform to usher into new economic era

The minister further said nobody can claim that one has the fundamental right of not paying taxes. "I don't think prices will go up after GST implementation...


Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads

The practice had stirred privacy worries and raised concerns among many users. "Consumer Gmail content will not be used or scanned for any ads personalization a...


Seven die in cable car crash in Indian Kashmir, 150 rescued

They were identified as Jayant Andraskar S/o Namdev R/o b-209 Delhi admin staff qtrs Shalimar Bagh Dehli, his wife Manshea Andraskar and their daughters Anagh...


Have total respect for Anil Kumble as a cricketer: Virat Kohli

Sehwag is said to be a frontrunner to step into the shoes of Anil Kumble . That series was played concurrently with the Champions Trophy, serving to highligh...