• SpaceX's massive Falcon Heavy rocket lands $130 million military launch contract
SpaceX's massive Falcon Heavy rocket lands $130 million military launch contract

The military also awarded SpaceX a launch service contract amounting to $130 million. At the time, Musk claimed that an average ULA launch cost $225 million while SpaceX could do the job for less than $100 million. As reported by the Inquisitr , the Falcon Heavy is 230 feet tall and 40 feet wide, and its first stage basically incorporates ...

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  • Subtropical Depression Alberto bringing plenty of rain to the Carolinas
Subtropical Depression Alberto bringing plenty of rain to the Carolinas

And through the end of the work week, that daytime heating is what we'll go back to relying on to get our afternoon sea breeze storms flaring up. Subtropical Storm Alberto is expected to remain well west of North Carolina, but the storm is helping to steer heavy rain to the Triangle on Memorial Day.

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  • Uber strikes out confidentiality deal for s3xual assault victims
Uber strikes out confidentiality deal for s3xual assault victims

Giving victims of sexual assault or perceived sexual harassment more options sends an important message that Uber is taking the issue more seriously, said Kristen Houser, a spokeswoman for Raliance , a coalition of groups working with Uber to prevent sexual abuse on its service.

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  • Google might have just made Google Duplex less creepy
Google might have just made Google Duplex less creepy

Whether you're a fan of Amazon's Alexa , Apple's Siri or the Google Assistant , it's hard to ignore the rise of the AI voice helper. However, allowing native integration support for third-party developers with Google will make it easier for you to give voice commands.

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  • NASA announces 'Mars Helicopter' will be taken to red planet in 2020
NASA announces 'Mars Helicopter' will be taken to red planet in 2020

What started as a technology development project at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in August 2013, has become The Mars Helicopter , a small, autonomous rotorcraft which will travel with the agency's Mars 2020 rover mission, now scheduled to launch in July 2020 and be the first heavier-than-air craft on another world.

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  • Resolved: Google's phone-call-making AI must identify itself
Resolved: Google's phone-call-making AI must identify itself

In the near future, Google Assistant will be able to make calls for you, eliminating the need to deal with pesky humans ever again. According to a deep dive on Duplex published on Google's AI blog, in testing the system is handing off to human operators when conversations become too complex for it to handle on its own - though Google says it ...

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  • $0.66 EPS Expected for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
$0.66 EPS Expected for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

Evercore Wealth Mngmt Lc stated it has 300 shares. Scotia holds 0.04% or 131,117 shares. Gotham Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc invested in 0.01% or 32,406 shares. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year's EPS that would be 3.31%. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades...

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  • Windows 10 Now Powers Nearly 700 Million Devices
Windows 10 Now Powers Nearly 700 Million Devices

The Microsoft Launcher app will also support Timeline for cross-device app launching. One way Nadella is attempting to convince businesses that Microsoft ( msft ) can improve its AI technology while protecting user data is by promoting a computing technique called homomorphic encryption.

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  • New Fitbit Versa update could make it the best wearable for women
New Fitbit Versa update could make it the best wearable for women

Android users will have to wait until the end of the month. In the Community tab, Fitbit also added a section of groups for women to discuss topics like birth control, pregnancy and menopause. It'll also offer an insight into the fertile window for couples hoping to get pregnant, or avoid doing so. If you've opted in to this service, you will ...

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  • Intel (INTC) Earns Sell Rating from Sanford C. Bernstein
Intel (INTC) Earns Sell Rating from Sanford C. Bernstein

About 42,786 shares traded. The stock increased 5.24% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $5.62. About 319,127 shares traded. PepsiCo, Inc. $98,336 worth of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) was sold by Shenoy Navin on Monday, January 22. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 333,500,073 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $11,252,292,...

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  • Facebook launching dating feature
Facebook launching dating feature

Ahead of the announcement at the conference, Mark Zuckerberg wrote about Clear History on his own Facebook page. There are 200 million people who have marked themselves as single on Facebook , he said. "This has been an intense year", Zuckerberg quipped. Another new feature is "Groups Tab", which is rolling out today. He emphasized the inv...

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  • Reliance Jio launches JioFi dongle exchange offer, here's how it works
Reliance Jio launches JioFi dongle exchange offer, here's how it works

In sales , the company had earlier set a record of Rs 1,18,038 crore in the December quarter of 2013, data compiled from corporate database Capitaline showed. Chennai: The Indian market moving towards privatisation has created new jobs, with companies like Reliance Jio reporting mass intake of personnel this financial year.

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  • Facebook's privacy scandal appears to have little effect on its bottom Line
Facebook's privacy scandal appears to have little effect on its bottom Line

Some small businesses that use Facebook ads to promote themselves and attract new customers are wrestling with whether they need to change strategy after the company's data-misuse scandal . In its reply to the notice issued by the IT ministry, Cambridge Analytica had earlier this month categorically denied using any data of Indians from Fac...

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  • Fortnite Season 4 Brace for Impact: Superhero theme for Battle Royale confirmed?
Fortnite Season 4 Brace for Impact: Superhero theme for Battle Royale confirmed?

With the 10th week of Season 3 arriving very, very soon, it's time to look ahead at the Fortnite Season 4 Release Date and Theme. The comet, meanwhile, seems to be a clear reference to the ongoing comet theory. Fortnite , specifically its Battle Royale spin-off mode, has been blowing up since its release previous year in both players and mont...

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  • FB to bring in ad transparency measures in Britain, says CTO
FB to bring in ad transparency measures in Britain, says CTO

Mr. Schroepfer will be outlining these measures while he gives evidence to a parliamentary committee set up to look into fake news as well as the personal data leak scandal linked to the political consultancy firm, Cambridge Analytica .

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  • MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ
MSFT) — Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ

Long Pond Capital Lp who had been investing in D R Horton Inc (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $16.94 billion market cap company. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Wealthtrust Fairport Ltd Liability Co owns 125,703 shares or 1.09% of...

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  • Donald Trump cancels South America trip because of Syria crisis
Donald Trump cancels South America trip because of Syria crisis

The assessment also suggested that a never agent was used in the suspected poison attack, but further evidence was needed to determine the type of agent, United States government sources told the news agency. United States defence secretary Jim Mattis earlier raised the possibility of military action if Syria is found to be responsible. Trump is ...

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  • Hands on: Nokia 8 Sirocco review
Hands on: Nokia 8 Sirocco review

Except for the Nokia 8110 4G, all the aforementioned phones were launched in India today. The smartphone features a Curved edge-to-edge 5.5-inch pOLED 2K display . It is powered by 3000mAh battery rated to deliver up to 16 hours of talk time, and up to 507 hours of standby time. The device has 6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ display making it ideal f...

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  • Dozens of rare dinosaur prints found on Scotland's Isle of Skye
Dozens of rare dinosaur prints found on Scotland's Isle of Skye

In April 2016, researchers Davide Foffa and Hong-Yu Yi stumbled across the new footprints at a site called Rubha nam Brathairean, or Brother's Point . For archaeologists, this is an important discovery: in fact, fossils dating from the middle of the Jurassic period are rare, and archaeological sites of importance are few to have been discovered ...

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  • Apple's Cook Has Pointed Advice for Facebook's Zuckerberg
Apple's Cook Has Pointed Advice for Facebook's Zuckerberg

However, I think we're beyond that", Cook continued. Cook said in no uncertain terms that Facebook could not adequately monitor itself in terms of privacy: "I think the best regulation is no regulation, is self-regulation". Playboy has joined the likes of Will Ferrell, Cher and Elon Musk in opting to remove its presence from Facebook . Conce...

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  • Huawei launches the most powerful camera smartphones: P20, P20 Pro
Huawei launches the most powerful camera smartphones: P20, P20 Pro

Let's take a look at the overall specifications and features of these phones. Even the P20 Pro misses out on this, giving a little more for the Porsche Design model . Connectivity options are- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/c, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C, NFC, and Location. Alongside these phones, Huawei also launched Huawei FreeBuds, the wireless earbuds t...

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  • Epic Games hopes Fortnite showcases the future of gaming
Epic Games hopes Fortnite showcases the future of gaming

The new system is called "event Mode". Hosting millions of player on just a few PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds servers will soon be too much, thus, to improve stability , PUBG Corp made a decision to move players from the different regions of the world on dedicated servers for those specific regions.

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  • Tiangong-1 Space Station To Fall To Earth Within A Week
Tiangong-1 Space Station To Fall To Earth Within A Week

The European Space Agency is providing re-entry updates every day or two on its blog, including on the lab's potential landing zone, its altitude changes, and the re-entry window, which the agency now puts between March 30 and April 2. A report by The Aerospace Corporation does highlight specific regions of the world that are more likely to see...

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  • Listen to Lots of Music on YouTube? Expect Way More Ads
Listen to Lots of Music on YouTube? Expect Way More Ads

It now has 71 million subscribers. YouTube is the world's largest video service and gun enthusiasts have flocked to the site over the years But the company, which is owned by Google , has come under criticism for allowing certain videos about weapons.

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  • Apple Announces Upcoming March 27 Event Focused on Education
Apple Announces Upcoming March 27 Event Focused on Education

In the past, Apple's March events have resulted in some new devices, like the iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro, but it's an event not known for revealing ground-breaking product news, especially when it's so close to Apple's big WWDC conference in June .

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