• USA 'ready' to install more THAAD launchers - Pentagon
USA 'ready' to install more THAAD launchers - Pentagon

The MDA told CBS News that Sunday's test was the 15th successful THAAD test that collected "threat data" from a target. Even though the test seemed to be a reaction to North Korea's test, the THAAD test had been months in the making. Hours later, the US then flew two B-1B bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force after the North Kore...

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  • Gold replica of lunar module stolen from Neil Armstrong museum in Ohio
Gold replica of lunar module stolen from Neil Armstrong museum in Ohio

Medals, ribbons and presentation coins were stolen during last week's break-in, along with a gold replica of the lunar landing module given to Neil Armstrong upon his return from the moon in 1969. Museums care for and exhibit items on behalf of you, the public. No updates on the investigation have been released, and authorities haven't said whether...

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  • Ex-Google SVP Feels Android Phones Are 'Years' Behind iPhone Photography
Ex-Google SVP Feels Android Phones Are 'Years' Behind iPhone Photography

What's your take on this new "endorsement" of the iPhone 7 Plus camera? Well, now Gundotra is back with some new advice for everyone: Buy an iPhone. He goes on to add that Samsung phones have too many different options when it comes to taking a photo, highlighting the stock camera app from the manufacturer, and then pointing out Android camera ...

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  • NASA to use October asteroid flyby as opportunity to test 'planetary defense'
NASA to use October asteroid flyby as opportunity to test 'planetary defense'

The asteroid , named 2012 TC4 , does not pose a threat to the Earth, but NASA is using it as a test object for an observational campaign because of its close flyby on October 12, 2017. "It will be incumbent upon the observatories to get a fix on the asteroid as it approaches, and work together to obtain follow-up observations than make more...

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  • Microsoft's Windows Dev Center app is coming to Android
Microsoft's Windows Dev Center app is coming to Android

This is the biggest app market now and all Android smartphones come with Google Play Store pre-installed if you live outside China. So what that means is that at some point over five billion devices were used that had Google Play Services installed on them.

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  • Molecules that Could Form
Molecules that Could Form "Membranes" Found Above Titan

Apparently, it's instrumental in the creation of cells, which are an essential building block for life. This is a step forward in understanding whether Titan's methane seas might host an exotic form of life , said Lunine. This time, the research was validated by solid proof provided by the data collected with the help of ALMA (Atacama Large Mili...

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  • 57.9% Of Ford Motor Company (F) Is Owned By Hedge Funds
57.9% Of Ford Motor Company (F) Is Owned By Hedge Funds

FNY Managed Accounts LLC bought a new stake in General Motors during the first quarter worth $107,000. IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in shares of Honda Motor by 2.6% in the first quarter. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://theolympiareport.com/2017/07/31/q4-2017-eps-estimates-for-ford-motor-company-nysef-incr...

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  • Minecraft
Minecraft "Better Together" Update Enters Beta Today

The beta is also set to roll out for Xbox One "soon", Microsoft says, which will add the gaming console to the cross-platform action. Windows 10 users will be able to upgrade today via the "better together" update , will select Xbox One users will be able to access the update via the Insider Hub (as well as having an invite).

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  • NASA balloons to study total solar eclipse
NASA balloons to study total solar eclipse

NASA , along with student teams across the USA, is sending high-altitude balloons that will test the ability of life to survive beyond Earth as well as livestream footage of the upcoming total solar eclipse from the edge of space. to send balloons into the sky in one of the most unique and extensive eclipse observation campaigns ever attempted,...

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  • Sane Trilogy' Really May Be Coming to the Xbox One
Sane Trilogy' Really May Be Coming to the Xbox One

But today, we've gotten yet another piece of evidence indicating that N. Sane isn't going to be a PS4 exclusive. Having been listed on the sites of several retailers , the Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy Xbox One rumour mill has once again sparked into action, following a new video finding its way online, in which you can clearly see Xbox ...

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  • Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Passes GTA 5 And Fallout 4 On Steam Charts
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Passes GTA 5 And Fallout 4 On Steam Charts

Battlegrounds broke through to the number third spot by hitting a peak concurrent player count of 481,291, beating out spot by hitting a peak concurrent player count of 481,291, beating out Fallout 4 and Grand Theft Auto V at 471,955 players and 360,761 players respectively.

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  • Kenyans react to death missing of IEBC manager Chris Msando
Kenyans react to death missing of IEBC manager Chris Msando

Earlier on Friday at about 10pm, Mr Musando, who is in charge of ICT systems and data centre support, was seen at Anniversary Towers, the electoral agency's headquarters. Kenyans - who saw their 2007 vote descend into ethnic violence - will chose their next president, lawmakers and local representatives on Tuesday next week.

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  • Samsung ends Intel's more than two-decade reign in microchips
Samsung ends Intel's more than two-decade reign in microchips

It was reported earlier this year that Samsung might end up overtaking Intel and become the world's largest chipmaker, as far as revenue is concerned. Intel isn't giving up on the rivalry, and claimed its next generation of long-delayed Cannon Lake 10nm chips will feature twice as many transistors as Samsung's or TMSC's, putting them "light yea...

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  • Facebook Stories Can Now Be Shared with Public
Facebook Stories Can Now Be Shared with Public

Facebook's new story setting was first spotted by social media researcher Carlos Gil, according to TechCrunch . Let's see how Snapchat reacts to this update by Facebook. Facebook Stories can be shown in public by tapping the "more" button in the top right. Facebook Stories, which got a global launch in March, could only be viewed by your friend...

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  • Facebook shut down an AI program that invented its own language
Facebook shut down an AI program that invented its own language

Researchers took the AI offline following the discovery that it has been creating its own language which was not understandable to humans. Negotiating in a new language As Fast Co. "Like if I say "the" five times, you interpret that to mean I want five copies of this item". As such the exchange made no sense to humans, though, according to re...

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  • Nokia 8 Pricing Details Emerge: 520 Euros
Nokia 8 Pricing Details Emerge: 520 Euros

The Nokia 8 isn't new to leaks, we have seen a number of photos of the device so, these latest photos just confirm the design of the flagship. The Nokia 5 is going on sale around mid-August while the Nokia 6 will be up for sale from August 24.

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  • Jeep Compass launched in India at Rs 14.95 lakh
Jeep Compass launched in India at Rs 14.95 lakh

Deliveries of the vehicle will begin nationwide on August 6, 2017. Produced out of Fiat India's manufacturing plant in Ranjangaon on the outskirts of Pune, the Indian base is an exclusive manufacturing base for Compass for all right-hand drive markers like Japan, UK, Australia amongst others.

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  • Killing Floor 2 Will Run at 1800p on Xbox One X
Killing Floor 2 Will Run at 1800p on Xbox One X

Intense first-person zombie shooter " Killing Floor 2 " is finally coming to the Xbox One in August. The game will also be updated for the Xbox One X when it releases this holiday season. We don't have a specific frame rate target for XBox One X, although the game does run at higher frame rates than the base Xbox One, even at 1800p resolution...

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  • Roomba creator reportedly looking to sell maps of users' homes
Roomba creator reportedly looking to sell maps of users' homes

In the future, with your permission, this information will enable the smart home and the devices within it to work better. Unguarded comments from the leader of iRobot - the maker of the Roomba - have lit a firestorm of controversy over this previously most uncontroversial of tech, after he appeared to say his company would soon be selling in...

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  • Russian Federation vows further retaliation if U.S. advances sanctions
Russian Federation vows further retaliation if U.S. advances sanctions

It is the first major foreign policy legislation approved by Congress under Mr Trump, who has struggled to advance his domestic agenda despite Republicans controlling the Senate and House of Representatives. Germany and Austria in recent weeks criticized the planned penalties, saying they could affect European businesses involved in piping Ru...

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