• Indian-American selected by NASA among 12 new astronauts
Indian-American selected by NASA among 12 new astronauts

When he was selected for astronaut candidate class, Hines was working as a research pilot for the aircraft operations division of the Flight Operations Directorate at the Johnson Space Center . "And to this newest class of astronauts, it's my honour to bring the honest congratulations of the 45th President of the US, Donald Trump ". He said ...

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  • NASA Selects 12 New Astronauts From Crush of Applicants
NASA Selects 12 New Astronauts From Crush of Applicants

Zena Cardman , who was born in IL but calls Williamsburg home, will begin two years of training in August. It is also working with Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, and Boeing Co to develop commercial space taxis that can ferry crews to and from the International Space Station , a $100 billion research lab that flies about 240...

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  • Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm
Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm

Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar is home to more than 11,000 U.S. and coalition forces and an important base for the fight against Islamic State . Increasing the pressure Friday, Qatar's neighbors put 12 organizations and 59 people on a terror sanctions list and described them as being associated with Qatar.

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  • WWDC 2017: Apple unveils virtual reality, browser privacy features on Macs
WWDC 2017: Apple unveils virtual reality, browser privacy features on Macs

The speaker has the "power to rock the house", according to Schiller, and the aim is to make HomePod a voice-commanded assistant for news, messages, weather, traffic, home controls and more. "As the iPhone reaches a point of near saturation in mature markets and replacement rates continue to slow, Apple must find new ways to lock in users".

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  • Galaxy Note 8 Could Be World's First with This Feature
Galaxy Note 8 Could Be World's First with This Feature

After the Galaxy Note 8 , we should see the Snapdragon 836 SoC powering the unannounced LG V30, and the next Pixel models. This is the first time we're hearing the smartphone could deliver the Snapdragon 836 , instead. How would it differ from Snapdragon 835? Now, finally, it appears like Motorola India took to its Twitter account to confir...

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  • Noteworthy Stock: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)
Noteworthy Stock: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)

Quadrant Capital Group LLC raised its position in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Sei Investments Co. increased its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. had a net margin of 35.31% and a return on equity of 26.79%. (NYSE:TSM) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 13th.

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  • Samsung Galaxy J-Series Smartphones - Galaxy S8 Looks without the S8 Price
Samsung Galaxy J-Series Smartphones - Galaxy S8 Looks without the S8 Price

Samsung revealed Galaxy Note 7 during the previous year which created big storm due to its faulty battery and this has made many customers to witness an explosion of their new Galaxy Note 7 device. What we ended up getting is the weirdly placed conventional fingerprint sensor on the back, next to the camera module. The J7 also has the ...

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  • Apple unveils voice-activated, connected home speaker
Apple unveils voice-activated, connected home speaker

Furthermore, it is designed with an upward-facing woofer to supply deep bass and a room-sensing technology. That leaves HomePod in a weird place. Google Now launched in 2012 , and Amazon launched Alexa and Echo in 2014 , which, in addition to answering Siri-like queries, could do things like turn off the lights in your home.

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  • NASA to launch first mission to the sun in 2018
NASA to launch first mission to the sun in 2018

The findings, Nasa believes, could have far-reaching implications for how to forecast weather events in space which impact on life on Earth. The "unprecedented" mission that will send humanity's first spacecraft to a star is aimed at exploring Sun's atmosphere and answer questions about solar physics that have puzzled scientists for over six de...

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  • DiCaprio, Mexico work together to protect endangered porpoise
DiCaprio, Mexico work together to protect endangered porpoise

Leonardo DiCaprio has struck a deal with Mexico's president to step up efforts to save the endangered Vaquita porpoise. Also in attendance was Mexican telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim . The agreement states Mexican government officials will crack down on illegal fishing and poaching, ban the use of environmentally damaging fishing nets and re...

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  • Warriors top Cavaliers and move to brink of National Basketball Association title
Warriors top Cavaliers and move to brink of National Basketball Association title

But protecting the lead meant leaving Irving on the floor for the entire second half and James for all but a few seconds of it, and on the other bench Steve Kerr kept reminding his deeper Warriors that the Cavaliers were going to get exhausted.

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  • Katy Perry Shades Taylor Swift In Dramatic New Interview:
Katy Perry Shades Taylor Swift In Dramatic New Interview: "Things Irritate Me"

Read: Who Is Backpack Kid From Katy Perry's "SNL" Performance? With Witness , Katy reflects on the changes in her own life and in the world around her, delivering songs that both challenge and inspire - including the Platinum-certified " Chained To The Rhythm ", its follow-up " Bon Appetit " featuring Migos and the track " Swish Swish " f...

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  • Singer Mary J. Blige must pay ex-husband $30K per month
Singer Mary J. Blige must pay ex-husband $30K per month

Blige and Isaacs , who has been her longtime manager, tied the knot in 2003. In addition to $30,000 per month to accommodate the "style of living" Isaacs was used to during their marriage, Blige has also been ordered to pay $135,000 retroactively dating back to September 1, 2016.

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  • Trump election-fraud official running for Kansas governor
Trump election-fraud official running for Kansas governor

The tax increase was created to also cover extra aid to the state's 286 local public school districts. "Strong borders and respect for rule of law are essential to our country and to our state", Kobach said. The commission and Kobach's appointment drew criticism from civil rights groups and others who described the creation of the panel as ...

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  • Penguins head home upbeat despite 0-fer in Nashville
Penguins head home upbeat despite 0-fer in Nashville

If only the Penguins could get the replacement production of a Frederick Gaudreau , who has scored his first three National Hockey League goals in the Cup Final. Kessel has scored more goals on a per-game basis in the playoffs (0.43 for his career) than any current player not named Alex Ovechkin or Jarome Iginla (minimum 50 games).

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  • Police arrests crooks in China making millions off of iPhone data
Police arrests crooks in China making millions off of iPhone data

Following months of investigation, the statement said, police across more than four provinces apprehended the suspects over the weekend, seizing their "criminal tools" and dismantling their online network. They then sold off the stolen information to fraudsters at prices ranging from $1.50 to $27 per record. The personal data was allegedly sold i...

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  • Ex-FBI director says President Trump fired him to undermine Russian Federation probe
Ex-FBI director says President Trump fired him to undermine Russian Federation probe

In a response to former FBI director James Comey's congressional testimony Thursday, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer embraced Comey's confirmation that Trump was not personally under investigation while soundly rejecting Comey's more damning revelations.

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  • Here is the list of Apple devices that will get iOS 11
Here is the list of Apple devices that will get iOS 11

Apple intends to declutter your life and so it is starting off by organising all your files and folders and making search super easy. Some have even suggested that the move could pave the way for the iPhone to replace NFC-based keycard systems like London's Oyster card or Sydney's own Opal card.

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  • White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern
White House defends Trump as scathing tweets raise concern

Mr Trump recently parted company with his first communications director, Mike Dubke, in what was expected to be a series of moves to shake up his press team. So. Um. Here's the thing. President Trump continues to use Twitter to voice his unfiltered opinions. Trump is feeling the stinging side of late - nearly entirely because he uses Twitter to c...

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  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War Story Trailer
Middle-earth: Shadow of War Story Trailer

Whether or not Sauron is an in-game boss is a mystery. But WB Interactive and Monolith Productions are finally giving us a bit more information about the game's narrative, which continues to follow Talion and Celebrimbor in their quest to dethrone Sauron.

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