• Wear solar specs or make a viewer to safely watch eclipse
Wear solar specs or make a viewer to safely watch eclipse

The last time a total solar eclipse occurred in the skies over the US was in 1979, but only a part of the Northwest had totality. While the recent American eclipse was visible for a span of more than two minutes, the eclipse that will occur seven years from now will peak for more than four minutes.

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  • The International Space Station solar eclipse photo bomb is celestial magic
The International Space Station solar eclipse photo bomb is celestial magic

The next total solar eclipse visible in the continental USA will take place on April 8, 2024 . See breathtaking photos from the event and the exact moment of the solar eclipse above. Thousands flocked to Missouri on Monday to see the first total eclipse in the U.S.in 40 years. Yesterday, Nasa revealed the view from the global Hinode sola...

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  • Dera Sach Sauda row: Situation in Punjab under control: Punjab CM
Dera Sach Sauda row: Situation in Punjab under control: Punjab CM

Action was being initiated in other districts to get Dera campuses vacated and disperse the sect followers. "You surrendered to the situation", said court, admonishing the state government over a Panchkula police officer being sacked this morning.

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  • Reliance JioPhone pre-bookings suspended, register your interest for the phone now
Reliance JioPhone pre-bookings suspended, register your interest for the phone now

We will update the latest info on Reliance Jio Phone. Jio , however, did not reveal how many millions pre-booked the JioPhone . It also says that "millions" have already booked the JioPhone. It is also possible to check the status in the MyJio app under Manage Voucher section, tweeted the official JioCare handle. The JioPhone users will b...

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  • It's not just you. There was a Facebook and Instagram outage
It's not just you. There was a Facebook and Instagram outage

Thousands of users reported not being able to log in. According to media reports, Facebook users around the world found themselves unable to access the social network through their desktop computers. Others reported difficulties using the Facebook Messenger app and Instagram, which also saw problems at around the same time. Facebook has not sai...

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  • When Is the Next Total Solar Eclipse in the US?
When Is the Next Total Solar Eclipse in the US?

Of course, it's way too early to even think about the weather forecast now! This past week's total solar eclipse was the first one to hit United States soil in 16 years (a 1991 event crossed over Hawaii), the first to reach the continental United States in 38 years, and the first to cross the continental United States, from the Pacific to Atlan...

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  • Google Pixel 2 Releasing On October 5 Featuring Latest Snapdragon 836 SoC
Google Pixel 2 Releasing On October 5 Featuring Latest Snapdragon 836 SoC

Meanwhile, Google appears set to unveil its second-generation Pixel smartphones on october 5 , according to a leak revealed on Twitter yesterday by mobile tech writer Evan Blass . For those who can't compromise on storage, the Pixel phone 128GB edition is discounted to $649.99 and both these discounts reduce the original price of the phone by at ...

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  • DJI Spark Mandatory Firmware Update Released For Safety, Don't Panic
DJI Spark Mandatory Firmware Update Released For Safety, Don't Panic

The slightly less palatable news is that should Spark owners fail to update the firmware on either their drone or the battery by the first of next month, their drone won't be cleared for takeoff. DJI said it will alert users via a notification on the DJI GO 4 app when the firmware is ready to update. "DJI decided on the option of a mandatory f...

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  • WikiLeaks hints at Aadhar data access by Central Intelligence Agency
WikiLeaks hints at Aadhar data access by Central Intelligence Agency

Some media reports suggest that Cross Match is the same company which was one of the first suppliers of biometric devices certified by UIDAI for Aadhaar program. UIDAI is mandated to provide 12 digit unique numbers called Aadhaar to all Indians. Back in 2011, Cross Match had received the Certificate of Approval from the Indian government.

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  • PV Sindhu Assures India Of Medal By Booking Semifinals Spot
PV Sindhu Assures India Of Medal By Booking Semifinals Spot

The 22-year-old Indian, who moved up a spot to No. 4 in the World ranking, fought back from 13-16 down in the second game after losing the first to eventually come up trumps. Earlier in the match, it was unforced errors from her Chinese opponent that gave Sindhu the advantage and seal a comfortable win. Srikanth started the second game with a str...

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  • Leaked Half Life 2: Episode 3 Story is More Frustrating than Satisfying
Leaked Half Life 2: Episode 3 Story is More Frustrating than Satisfying

An edited version of the synopsis on Pastebin-which is now the only place to read it given the unwashed massed of the Internet have taken down Laidlaw's blog-has already replaced and the names places ready for reading. But it offers a genuinely interesting take on what could have happened at the end of Half-Life 2's complete story and suggests ...

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  • Rohr names squad for Cameroon tie — Federation Internationale de Football Association W/Cup qualifier
Rohr names squad for Cameroon tie — Federation Internationale de Football Association W/Cup qualifier

According to reports on the NFF's website, Germany-based defender Leon Balogun returns after missing the World Cup qualifier against Algeria and the Africa Cup qualifier against South Africa. Nigeria face Cameroon on September 1 in Uyo and are expected in Yaounde via a chartered flight next Sunday ahead of the return leg on September 4.

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  • Android 8.0 Oreo Will Protect You from Installing Harmful Apps
Android 8.0 Oreo Will Protect You from Installing Harmful Apps

HTC is the second major Android OEM to confirm its Android Oreo update plans. Apart from the latest U11, the Oreo update will be rolled out for the U Ultra as well as the HTC 10 from past year. Stay tuned for more Oreo details & new products! Autofill framework allows automatic log-in for apps where users have granted permission in Android Or...

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  • The Case for and Against PVH Corp. (PVH)
The Case for and Against PVH Corp. (PVH)

However, management expects currency woes, along with a volatile retail scenario to remain deterrents in fiscal 2017. In a Nutshell: Things didn't go all that well for J.Crew in the second quarter ended July 29 as sales continued to slide and losses more than doubled.

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  • China Urges US to Stop 'Wrongful' Imposition of Unilateral Sanctions
China Urges US to Stop 'Wrongful' Imposition of Unilateral Sanctions

Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said during a press conference on Friday here, that Japan believes it is extremely important to pressure North Korea , along with the United States and South Korea. "(However, ) on whether such provocative measures are truly meaningful (and effective) would require a closer look into North Korea's ...

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  • Mobilezone starts pre-sale of Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Mobilezone starts pre-sale of Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The Galaxy S8 Plus has excellent battery life, so we'll have to see whether the Note 8 can stack up. Samsung has just launched the Galaxy Note 8 , a large 6.4-inch screened phablet. Samsung also survived the Note 7 exploding debacle of previous year and has only gotten bigger and better. Samsung Electronics was evaluated to take the...

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  • Dave Grohl:
Dave Grohl: "Foo Fighters Always Get In The Way"

So everyday I would walk around, kind of humming this thing in my head". "Following one of the most incredible cosmic events in more than 100 years, the total solar eclipse, Foo Fighters draw their fans" eyes to the stars once again with the release of their epic new song " The Sky Is A Neighborhood ".

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  • Roku's Share of Streaming Market Rising, Says Parks Report
Roku's Share of Streaming Market Rising, Says Parks Report

Market research and consulting agency Parks Associates recently revealed that as of the first quarter, Roku devices are owned by 37 percent of United States broadband households. The Apple TV syncs your music and videos and generally provides a better user interface, but arguably not five times better - its price differential with the cheapest Ro...

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  • SoftBank invests additional $3 billion in shared-office startup WeWork
SoftBank invests additional $3 billion in shared-office startup WeWork

Co-working is a multi-multi-multi-billion-dollar business, evidently. Today, WeWork Companies ("WeWork") announced an agreement for a $4.4 billion investment from the SoftBank Group ("SoftBank") and the SoftBank Vision Fund ("Vision Fund").

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  • Get ready: new Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week
Get ready: new Samsung Gear S smartwatch launch planned for next week

But, that didn't happen. The Samsung Gear S smartwatch lineup will get a new addition next week, according to one Samsung executive. CNBC reported that Samsung Mobile's head told their correspondent the watch is headed to the IFA trade show for launch.

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