Sci-tech

HTC Vive Pro Pre-orders Now Available! Shipping April 5th!

To thanks early adopters anyone purchasing a Vive Pro will receive a free six-month trial of a Viveport Subscription. Not only did they announce the pre-order...


World's last male northern white rhino dies in Kenya of age-related complications

The rhino, named Sudan , famously signed up to the dating app Tinder in a bid to save his species from extinction. "But there was nothing mean about him", sa...


World's largest SSD capacity now stands at 100TB

Unlike Samsung's earlier effort, which offered impressive capacity alongside ultra-fast read and write speeds, the DC100 is engineered to prioritize capacity ov...


Microsoft launches DirectX Raytracing to streamline real-time rendering

Of course, the key difference between a video game and a film is that video game rendering occurs in real-time whereas movies are pre-rendered. Remedy, one of...


Facebook Officially Launches Instant Games Platform

This means that now, in a matter of seconds, players can livestream from the game client to a Facebook surface (Profile, Pages, Groups) without any hardware or ...


First interstellar object may have come from a binary star

It was first observed in October past year. The object, called 'Oumuamua which means " scout " in Hawaiian, was discovered by the Haleakala Observatory in Ha...


Ataribox now Atari VCS, preorders start in April

Above: Atari VCS is the name of the new Atari console. Previously called the Ataribox in older announcements, it's got a new name: the Atari VCS console, wh...


'Lego Ninjago Movie' Director Tackling Live-Action 'Lady and the Tramp'

The film will premiere on Disney's streaming service (as will "multiple" Star Wars series and a new Muppets show ), which is expected to launch in 2019. Th...


Tencent's PUBG Mobile Is Available on the App Store Right Now

Tecent has released a mobile version of the game on both iOS and Android for free. The game that started the recent battle royale craze, PlayerUnknown'...


Vivo X21 announced, under-display fingerprint version in tow

According to the latest report from GizmoChina , it looks like the only thing that is now left to be known is the price of the Vivo X21 . Both the Vivo ...


IBM built a computer that's smaller than a grain of salt

In terms of computer power, the chip has the power of the x86 chip from 1990, which is impressive considering the size. That might not seem a lot when compared ...


5 things you need to know about Fortnite on mobile

This mobile version is the latest stage in the game's evolution and, for all the control compromises it's had to make, it's inarguable that this lets you enjoy ...


Apple Developing MicroLED Screens In-House

For instance, a 5.5-inch LCD screen of the iPhone 8 Plus costs Apple US$52 while a 5.8-inch OLED display for the iPhone X is US$110, according to rese...


Amazon simplifies gaming competitions and prizes with 'GameOn'

The developer would have to pay for the prize, of course - but they won't have to deal with getting a player's address, packaging and shipping the prize, etc. T...


Google offers $200 in statement credits for purchase of Pixel 2 XL

The Google Pixel 2 XL is a very capable flagship smartphone. That would effectively drop the price of the Pixel 2 XL with 64GB of storage to $649, and the 128...


Sea Of Thieves Free With Xbox One X Console Purchase

Unfortunately, if you already have a pre-order, you may be out of luck. As detailed on Xbox Wire , the promotion will run from March 18 through March 24 in "...


LEGO The Incredibles Video Game Gets Leaked At Walmart

LEGO kits are advertising a LEGO The Incredibles video game ahead of a official reveal. As well as a release window, the game's launch platforms are detailed...


Redmi 5 sale with Jio Cashback, Price drop to Rs 5799

SBI credit card holders will also get an additional 5 percent discount on Amazon India and Mi.com while purchasing the device. For the first time, the Chinese...


Stephen Hawking's Final Scientific Paper Points Towards The Existence Of Parallel Universes

But the same theory also predicted a multiverse, meaning the Big Bang was not alone but accompanied by a number of other Big Bangs, thus creating separate unive...


Samsung Galaxy S9+ fix difficulty, camera aperture details exposed in teardown

It is unclear when Samsung will make Android 8.0 Oreo update available to Galaxy Note 8 users in India. Normally, Boost Mobile is selling the Samsung Galax...


Yakuza: Kiwami 2 coming west on August 28

It will also be the second title in the series to enjoy the Dragon game engine explicitly made for this series of titles, something that could use a bit of work...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 start receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

The Taiwanese OEM is now pushing the Android 8 Oreo update to users of its P10 and P10 Plus units. As you may already know, Samsung is now rolling out Oreo...


Fortnite Mobile: How to Change Build Material

Epic Games says new invites will be sent out as the servers can handle more players. It's a pretty wide selection of phones and tablets that can be used to p...


"Theories of Vedas superior to Einstein's equation": Science minister quotes Stephen Hawking

Or, perhaps, he's nothing now, after having lived for 76 years. Despite Hawking being a British citizen and the award's stipulation that its recipient must be...


Elon Musk backs Onion staffers working on undisclosed project

After Bolton and Berkley left the satirical news site a year ago, they reached out to Musk, who chose to back their new venture, a source with knowledge of the ...


Facebook search briefly suggested sexual content involving kids

In 2016 Google, the world's dominant search engine, had to change its autocomplete search tool when users received offensive results after looking up informat...


Apple Announces Upcoming March 27 Event Focused on Education

Apple has sent out media invites to an education-focused event set for March 27th, where the company says it will focus on "creative new ideas for teachers and ...


Xiaomi Mi Exchange Program Now Available: Check out the required steps

Xiaomi had launched an exchange program in India back in November 2017, but only made it accessible at its Mi Home outlets. In order to avail the Xiaomi exch...


Apple's iPhone X battery is borked

Many, however, see it as a fake Android clone, which are often found in China. If rumours are to be believed, the iPhone SE 2 could come with the A11 Bionic chi...


Ark: Survival Evolved brings dinosaur survival to your pockets this spring

Get ready to tame dinosaurs and explore an island all from a phone or tablet with the arrival of ARK: Survival Evolved on mobile devices. "This on-the-go vers...


Microsoft launches bug bounty program to further mitigate Spectre and Meltdown

All big companies including Microsoft , Apple and Google have been busy pushing out updates for its customers to mitigate the Meltdown and Spectre hardware...


Here's how much Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ cost in Pakistan

Popular accessory maker Anker just unveiled two new wireless chargers that will reportedly top up your iPhone X or Galaxy S9 ever-so-slightly faster than ...


PUBG Hits the 5 Million Players Milestone on Xbox One

It's a fairly common practice in the mobile game business, and Canada is often the beneficiary. The game is also set to release beyond just Canada, though we do...


Astronaut Scott Kelly's DNA permanently changed in space

Living in space is not the same as living on earth as it not only changes the outlook of a person but transforms gene expression too. NASA astronaut Scott K...


Iran: Saudi Crown Prince is 'simple-minded'

Known by his initials MBS, 32-year-old Prince Mohammed has shaken up Saudi Arabia and the wider Middle East since he was elevated to crown prince last year. L...