• Solar Eclipse Viewing At Phoenix Heritage Square
Solar Eclipse Viewing At Phoenix Heritage Square

As in, nothing. No lights. The Regina Astronomical Society is looking forward to Monday's solar eclipse of the sun, saying we won't see something like this again in western Canada until the 2040's. "So unless you are going to be a hundred years older than you are now and make it to a total solar eclipse, I suggest you get out there". If you a...

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  • Gionee Launches Budget Smartphone X1 In India At Rs 8999
Gionee Launches Budget Smartphone X1 In India At Rs 8999

The phone, Gionee X1 , comes with 8 megapixel front and rear camera and priced at Rs 8 ,999. Continuing this philosophy, we are delighted to introduce the all new X1 which will surely be a delight for the users. The front camera of same 8MP is ideal for video calling and for taking selfies. Connectivity options offered by the Gionee X1...

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  • ReCore Definitive Edition releases on August 29th
ReCore Definitive Edition releases on August 29th

In addition, ReCore: Definitive Edition , Metro: Last Light Redux, Fable II, Garou: Mark of the Wolves, 10 Second Ninja X, Hue and The Bridge will be joining the Game Pass Catalogue on September 1st. Video game stories from other sites on the web. It's due out next week, and if you own the original version, you'll get it as a free update . Puzz...

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  • Leo Varadkar meets with Justin Trudeau during visit to Canada
Leo Varadkar meets with Justin Trudeau during visit to Canada

Varadkar stated that more work was needed in areas like sexual assault and prevention of homophobic bullying. "Ireland is emerging from what has been a lost decade for many of our citizens, and it is clear to me that we are emerging with a greater sense of self-confidence and ambition for what we can do as a country", he said.

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  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Rumor Roundup: What to Expect?
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Rumor Roundup: What to Expect?

The new smartphone will be a less expensive version of the Redmi Note 5 which is likewise expected to launch soon. The website also mentions that Xiaomi will bring two variants of the smartphone. Xiaomi, a company that has been under scanner for a couple of odd incidences with regards to its top-selling phone aka the Redmi Note 4 , has com...

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  • HTC Vive gets substantial price cut from $799 to $599 (£599)
HTC Vive gets substantial price cut from $799 to $599 (£599)

We know price is just one component of a purchase decision, but when you line up all that Vive offers, we're building a complete VR ecosystem that customers can rely on today and for years to come. We do expect this version of Vive to stay in the market well into 2018. The Oculus, which is now enjoying a temporary sale of its own, has made up some ...

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  • Unique McLaren Fuchsia-coloured 720S is for Michael Fux
Unique McLaren Fuchsia-coloured 720S is for Michael Fux

Fux, a renowned collector of cars, took possession of the McLaren at the weekend ahead of its public debut on Monday (NZT) at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Since this auto was built to order, nobody at McLaren will discuss what it cost; suffice it to say that a 720S with full leather interior and alcantara interior starts at R5.5-million.

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  • OurMine hacks PlayStation's social media accounts, claims PSN database breached
OurMine hacks PlayStation's social media accounts, claims PSN database breached

OurMine is quite well-known for its social media account hacking antics. The Tweets that the group sent out when it hijacked the official PlayStation account have since been deleted, but not before snapshots could be taken. There is normally no cause for alarm, as they claim to be " white hats " and generally give the accounts back without incide...

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  • YouTube feed now has
YouTube feed now has "Breaking News" section across all platforms for many

Good news! It seems YouTube will no longer merely serve your urges to rewatch gory Game of Thrones clips or the intro from The Real Ghostbusters , thanks to a new Breaking News carousel that looks set to serve up all manner of depressing current affairs news.

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  • Most expensive British vehicle ever sold goes for $22.5 million
Most expensive British vehicle ever sold goes for $22.5 million

The Aston had a guide price of "in excess of $20 million" (£15.5m) and two rival collectors battled it out for nearly seven minutes to get their hands on the green racing vehicle. When we revealed the first DBR1 was heading for auction this summer, we said it was expected to hit £16 million, but at £17.5 million it becomes the most expensive Brit...

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  • Tesla's Musk, Other Robotics Experts Urge UN to Ban Killer Robots
Tesla's Musk, Other Robotics Experts Urge UN to Ban Killer Robots

The letter continues, "We entreat the High Contracting Parties participating in the GGE to work hard at finding means to prevent an arms race in these weapons, to protect civilians from their misuse, and to avoid the destabilizing effects of these technologies".

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  • No Eclipse Glasses? Hack A Pizza Box Instead
No Eclipse Glasses? Hack A Pizza Box Instead

But looking at anything as bright as the sun is NOT safe without proper protection. Amazon's eclipse glasses are highway robbery ($350 plus $4.99 shipping!). Using the duct tape, tape the foil over the hole in the box, then use a pin to make a tiny hole in the foil. Move the piece of paper with the pinhole at an angle over the paper on the grou...

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  • Grifton public library gives out free solar eclipse glasses
Grifton public library gives out free solar eclipse glasses

Though many are proclaiming the total solar eclipse to be a "once in a lifetime experience", there will be another total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024 visible from Texas to Maine. It also will include live reports from Charleston, as well as from Salem, Oregon; Idaho Falls, Idaho; Beatrice, Nebraska; Jefferson City, Missouri; Carbondal...

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  • Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV
Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

MI will be experiencing a partial eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. For the best viewing, one should be in the "path of totality", which generally runs diagonally from OR to SC. More than 110 U.S. Postal Service offices are offering special postmarks for Monday's total solar eclipse . It plans livestreaming of the eclipse beginning at 1 p.m.

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  • Andromeda Won't Receive Any Further Updates for Single Player
Andromeda Won't Receive Any Further Updates for Single Player

If you enjoy the story and the characters' development, chances are you're having a blast playing this. "Early in development, we made a decision to focus Mass Effect: Andromeda's story on the Pathfinder, the exploration of the Andromeda galaxy, and the conflict with the Archon", reads a statement on the game's official website .

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  • View the Eclipse Safely with Pizza Box
View the Eclipse Safely with Pizza Box

Local universities and museums may offer eclipse-watching parties or gatherings during the Monday afternoon spectacle. To safely watch the total solar eclipse on August 21 without damaging your eyes , you'll need certified eclipse glasses - or a pizza box.

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  • Trump disbands business panel as fallout spreads
Trump disbands business panel as fallout spreads

In yet another fallout of the white racist actions in Charlottesville, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier resigned today from President Trump's American Manufacturing Council , citing a corporate and personal responsibility to speak against racism.

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  • Intel CEO resigns from Trump business council
Intel CEO resigns from Trump business council

Mr Trumka and the chief executives of Under Armour , Merck , Intel , Johnson & Johnson and 3M quit following Mr Trump's Charlottesville remarks where he blamed "many sides" for the violence. "America's leaders must honor our fundamental views by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy, which run counter to the Americ...

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  • Anxious about your pets during the eclipse? Here's what NASA says
Anxious about your pets during the eclipse? Here's what NASA says

The total solar eclipse will enter the USA at 10.15 am off the coast of OR and will exit the U.S. shores at 2:50 pm in SC. Without glasses, the sun's rays could cause permanent damage to your eyes. Let's say you want to experience a solar eclipse , but you're busy on Monday. The closest locations to get into the path of totality are north of ...

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  • Google Home now supports music playback on free Spotify accounts
Google Home now supports music playback on free Spotify accounts

The Premium account obviously comes with added benefits and features that may not be available for free accounts. This is true, especially when the speaker is put in direct comparison with its arch-rival, #Amazon Echo. The most exciting experience is perhaps making use of voice commands to control everything. Using a voice-activated smarthome hub...

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