• Parrot witness case: MI woman guilty of husband's murder
Parrot witness case: MI woman guilty of husband's murder

She suffered a head wound in the incident in the couple's Sand Lake home in May 2015, but survived. Martin's ex-wife Christina Keller, who now looks after Bud , previously said the parrot had been repeating a conversation from the night of the murder - ending with "don't shoot!" Duram is due to be sentenced August 28 on the murder and a fe...

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  • Gas Prices Beginning to Rise
Gas Prices Beginning to Rise

Including the change in gas prices in San Bernardino during the past week, prices yesterday were 26.0 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 9.4 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. Any price increase is expected to be brief, given that prices naturally come down toward the end of summer anyway. For several drivers ou...

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  • Apple, movie studios argue pricing for new movie streams
Apple, movie studios argue pricing for new movie streams

It's understandable that Apple wants to solidify some sort of competitive advantage before announcing the 4K Apple TV next month, but it's looking like an uphill climb to get movie studios on board with a lower price point for what is now the gold standard.

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  • NHS Lanarkshire hit by ransomware cyber-attack
NHS Lanarkshire hit by ransomware cyber-attack

Operations and outpatients appointments have been cancelled after hospitals and GP practices run by NHS Lanarkshire were hit by a cyber-attack, OnMedica reports. The malware used has been identified as a new variant of Bitpaymer ransomware, which not only encrypts files and holds them for ransom, but also claims to have gathered "private sensitiv...

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  • Toshiba, Western Digital hold talks on sale of chip unit
Toshiba, Western Digital hold talks on sale of chip unit

A deal between Toshiba and Western Digital could end a legal battle that saw the USA firm file a petition to block any sale of Toshiba Memory without its consent, citing the terms of their joint venture contract. The price tag will also be covered by investments of 300 billion yen each from the government-backed Innovation Network Corp. of Japan,...

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  • Google unveils ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit
Google unveils ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit

Up until recently, creating and experiencing augmented reality content was only possible with specialized equipment. The move comes after Apple unveiled its own version of the mobile tech, ARKit , back in June, which is expected to form the basis for a potential hardware push - perhaps AR smartglasses - further down the line.

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  • EU's Brexit chief warns the United Kingdom must start negotiating seriously
EU's Brexit chief warns the United Kingdom must start negotiating seriously

He urged for more openness from Mr Davis on the divorce deal before future relations and a transition deal could be discussed. His Department for Exiting the EU (DExEU) has in the last week published a slew of papers setting out Britain's vision for a "deep and special" future partnership, dealing with issues ranging from the role of the European...

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  • Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar now come with carbon aero
Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar now come with carbon aero

Both models get additional carbon fiber aerodynamic components to increase downforce by 30 percent. Apparently these new elements have received proper testing - they were developed and tried past year when Polestar Cyan Racing was temporarily stationed at Nürburgring to take down the record for the four-door production model - they managed to do ...

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  • Moto X4 could launch on September 2, hints company's Facebook page
Moto X4 could launch on September 2, hints company's Facebook page

The storage is expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card slot. Motorola's Philippines arm has set-up a Facebook Live event page "Hellomoto X Jadine FB Live" on September 2, where it is expected to officially launch the upcoming Moto X4 .

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  • 'Shark drones' to protect Australia beaches
'Shark drones' to protect Australia beaches

Humans aren't particularly good at identifying sharks on aerial imagery . As Reuters reports, the drones are equipped with AI-powered software that can distinguish sharks from sharks, boats, and other marine life in real-time. Australia carries a significant brunt of that fear, as almost 31 percent of all recorded shark attacks worldwide ha...

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  • NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Position Maintained by Svenska Handelsbanken AB publ
NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Position Maintained by Svenska Handelsbanken AB publ

The stock rose 0.10% or $0.17 reaching $163.98. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by BURGESS ROBERT K on 05/24/2017, and was a acquisition of 2,058 shares with a final price of $0. Schwab Charles Inv Mgmt Inc stated it has 0.01% in NutriSystem Inc. More interesting news about NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) were r...

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  • Share Fake News on Facebook, Lose the Right to Buy Ads
Share Fake News on Facebook, Lose the Right to Buy Ads

The update , also announced in a blog post, is created to help reduce the distribution of what the company calls "false news", and keep pages that spread such misinformation from making money. The ad-blocking action will only apply against a Page that repeatedly shares such stories, however. Again, numerous properties that traffic in such "fals...

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  • Insta360 ONE - The 4K 360 Cam That Makes Bullet Time Easy!
Insta360 ONE - The 4K 360 Cam That Makes Bullet Time Easy!

The company was set up in 2014 and has more than 200 employees. It offers three modes of operation: stand-alone, remote control via Bluetooth, and control via a direct connection to a smartphone's charging port. The ONE achieves six-axis image stabilization with an onboard gyroscope, ensuring that it records smooth video without sacrificing quality...

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  • Valve's Steam and Microsoft's Halo coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets
Valve's Steam and Microsoft's Halo coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Microsoft said that "Steam content will also run on Windows Mixed Reality headsets", though didn't provide further clarification. The company will talk more about its mixed reality initiatives at IFA 2017 event, held in Berlin, Germany. Whether that's actually affordable depends on the person and their budget. But now, the 343 team developing a ...

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  • PlayStation VR Bundles Get Price Drop
PlayStation VR Bundles Get Price Drop

Looking to pick up a PlayStation VR unit but thrown off by the higher price tag? As suggested in the announcement post about the VR headset that came from the PlayStation Blogs, the new PS VR bundle is a slightly more attractive option for players who have yet to jump into the world of VR.

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  • Apple expected to launch iPhone 8 on Sept 12, reports suggest
Apple expected to launch iPhone 8 on Sept 12, reports suggest

We are expecting the iPhone 7s to retain current iPhone 7 level prices but the iPhone 8/iPhone X will be different. Although Apple is readying several new products for the event, all eyes will be on the " iPhone 8 " (tentatively named) representing the first major design overhaul to the phone in three years.

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  • Heart Attack and Cancer Deaths could be Cut by New Drug
Heart Attack and Cancer Deaths could be Cut by New Drug

Doctors say the results on the drug, canakinumab (can-uh-KIN-yoo-mab), open a new frontier. Nearly 200,000 Britons a year suffer a heart attack and they are given medicines such as cholesterol-lowering statins and blood-thinning drugs to protect them.

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  • Fitbit aims to topple smartwatch kings with feature-packed Ionic
Fitbit aims to topple smartwatch kings with feature-packed Ionic

Leave your phone behind and see pace and distance right on your wrist, as well as record elevation climbed, split times, and a map of your walk, run or ride in the Fitbit app. On paper, it's the Apple Watch rival we've been waiting for. The Fitbit Ionic seems to be the same product that was leaked earlier this month , though previous reports ...

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  • Apple TV with 4K HDR Support May Debut this September
Apple TV with 4K HDR Support May Debut this September

The new device should be able to curate TV content from multiple channels at ones and find live shows so that you don't miss. Apple seems to be tinkering around the edges of TV. In order to play 4K and HDR content, Apple will need deals with content makers that can provide video in those formats. Additionally, Apple is reportedly in discussions...

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  • Yakuza dev announces PS4 exclusive Fist of the North Star game
Yakuza dev announces PS4 exclusive Fist of the North Star game

There will be a scenario that will allow players to take control of series regular Goro Majima. Yakuza 6: The Song of Life is the first game in the series that was built from the ground up for PlayStation 4, and it will be bringing some innovations to the series' formula.

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