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by | August 13, 2017 | 21:16

In the massive encounter underway in Shopian , Jammu and Kashmir since last night, a terrorist has been neutralised on Sunday as security forces have been giving a strong response. The police said there was information about presence of the militants in the area and the cordon was laid. Cordon-and-search operations have begun in the village.

by | August 13, 2017 | 16:40

James Damore , an engineer at Google , was sacked on Monday after his 3,000-word essay, which argued that biological differences were responsible for gender disparity, provoked heated discussion. Rather than pick up the thread of his objections to the gender diversity policies within Google , Damore focuses on the second main argument of his thesis, which dealt with Google's inflexibility on intellectual diversity.

by | August 13, 2017 | 15:12

The hack suffered by HBO has been in the headlines for the last couple of weeks, not least because it led to the leak of episodes and scripts . The hackers claim to have 1.5 terabytes of data stolen from HBO. "In the spirit of professional cooperation, we are asking you to extend your deadline for one week". While the message takes a curiously non-confrontational tone in response to a hacker out to damage HBO, a source close to the investigation who confirmed the veracity of the email ...

by | August 13, 2017 | 10:49

The Land of Enchantment will only experience a partial eclipse, but the 60 mile wide path of "totality" from OR to SC will be ground zero with numerous telescopes. Pick glasses that are compliant with the ISO 12312-2 standard. If you happen to be on the Mainland when the 2017 eclipse happens, here are 10 viewing locations to consider .

by | August 13, 2017 | 07:07

Last year, CEO Elon Musk revealed a list of goals Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ) hopes to achieve by 2020. "MB was given 52 weeks of salary & stock in appreciation for her great contribution & left to join a small firm, once again as a generalist", Musk said .

by | August 13, 2017 | 04:04

Astronomers are projecting a slightly higher than normal rate of 150 meteors per hour across North America. According to EarthSky, you'll be able to see the Perseid's through sunrise on August 19th but peak viewing occurs this weekend. "Be sure to be patient when looking for the meteors", Dr. James Hackley, an optometrist with Gemini Eye Care, said. The Okangan Observatory, located about 30 minutes outside Kelowna, will also be hosting an event.

by | August 12, 2017 | 22:08

The DOTA 2 AI faced off against Danil Ishutin, better known as Dendi and a popular name in the DOTA 2 eSports scene, at The International , the biggest annual tournament for the game . "Our next step is to create a team of Dota 2 bots which can compete and collaborate with the top human teams", read the blog. It bested Dendi - who's somewhat of a celebrity in the gaming community - in two short rounds.

by | August 12, 2017 | 18:29

The first total solar eclipse in almost a century is 10 days away and while it will be visible in Rhode Island, some locals are hitting the road to get an even better look at the rare celestial event. The sun is so bright that we squint, our eyes tear up, and we look away. If you want a more expensive option, try number 14 welder's glass goggles.

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:41

LG is planning to launch a plus-size variant of the LG V30 , aptly called LG V30 Plus , during its upcoming IFA event, ETNews reported . It's just a matter of few weeks when LG will be unveiling its next flagship smartphone , but a new report hints that the LG V30 might not be the only variant to be officially launched at the event.

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:19

The company has a 50 day moving average price of $23.92 and a 200 day moving average price of $21.79. BlackRock Inc. now owns 6,304,119 shares of the technology company's stock worth $245,359,000 after buying an additional 6,197,849 shares during the last quarter.

by | August 12, 2017 | 16:19

Trump also spoke cryptically about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , telling Calvo, "You notice that he hasn't spoken recently". "And we are with you 1,000%". On Friday, the president had issued fresh threats of swift and forceful retaliation against nuclear North Korea , declaring the USA military "locked and loaded" and warning that the communist country's leader "will regret it fast" if he takes any action against US territories or allies.

by | August 12, 2017 | 13:39

This path the shadow takes is called the path of totality. "[It's] one of those bucket list things you want to do", Cary resident Frank Sedlacek said of viewing the eclipse. "You can get special glasses that should be certified". If you have one of these, you can look at the eclipse. In addition to shedding more light on the dynamics of the sun's atmosphere, the images could reveal whether a hypothesized family of asteroids between Mercury and the sun exists.

by | August 12, 2017 | 11:39

We're not surprised that this will be the case, for a company with a track record like OnePlus's, it does better to come out and say it. OnePlus' Head of Product confirmed recently that the OnePlus 3 and 3T will receive the highly-anticipated Android O update at some point, but that will be the last major OS update these two smartphones will get.

by | August 12, 2017 | 09:18

LA is on track to host the Olympics four years later than it originally planned though, members of the city council just received the Fiscal Impact Statement and Community Impact Statement only two days before the votes and they don't have a revised budget for the 2028 Games on Friday's meeting.

by | August 12, 2017 | 04:41

Surprisingly, HBO's message to the online thief was not confrontational or angry but rather calm and a source close to the investigation said that it was worded in such a way so that the television company could stall for time to assess the situation.

by | August 12, 2017 | 04:02

Segantii Capital Management Ltd's holdings in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. were worth $286,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. The stock price also has got the drift of 15.82% from the 200-day moving average. If you are accessing this piece on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. and global copyright & trademark laws. The original version of this piece can be accessed at ...

by | August 12, 2017 | 02:26

A specially constituted bench, headed by Justice Dipak Misra , asked the contesting parties to complete the translation of the exhibits of the documents likely to be relied upon into English within 12 weeks since these were in eight different languages.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:51

Believe it or not, Season 7's seven episodes are nearly over already, and then we'll only see these characters again for the six episodes of Season 8. One half expects Jon Snow to barge into the meeting himself, asking if he can get the castle's wifi password again. So would it be incest if Daenerys and Jon hooked up? The next episode of Game of Thrones will air on Sunday.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:31

Batra has seen patients whose vision was damaged from the last total eclipse almost 40 years ago. On August 21, Americans in a broad swath of locations across the country will experience something they haven't experienced in decades: a total solar eclipse .

by | August 11, 2017 | 20:41

Although some might feel the auto isn't a great fit for NASCAR's premier series, GM's vice president of global product development Mark Reuss backed the move, saying " Chevrolet , Camaro and ZL1 are all synonymous with winning, both on and off the track".

by | August 11, 2017 | 20:10

Rumor has it that Apple may be increasing the size of the iPhone . According to Apple blogger John Gruber, this is not going to happen because the company has been planning giving up on the "S" designation entirely and could instead go for simpler names, like iPhone, iPhone Plus, and iPhone Pro (for the OLED model).

by | August 11, 2017 | 19:06

But, Hello Games has been supporting the game with new content and now the studio rolled out No Man's Sky update 1.3 titled Atlas Rises . Entitled Atlas Rises , the update introduces monumental changes and improvements to numerous game's systems, including 30 hours of entirely new story content, new missions, and a barebones form of online multiplayer.

by | August 11, 2017 | 18:56

Just a day after announcing the Rapid Monte Carlo edition for India , Skoda India has officially started accepting bookings for the same. Now, this is commonly seen in all new generation Skoda cars like the Superb and the Octavia. Czech carmaker Skoda has revealed it plans for the remaining year, with three new launches set to bolster their India line-up of cars. Skoda company has unveiled its full-size SUV - Kodiaq in India , it's a big moment for Skoda India .

by | August 11, 2017 | 16:41

HTC U11 is the latest smartphone to be introduced in that lineup and it is quite successful. The device still feature thick top and bottom bezels as well as a fingerprint sensor and a capacitive home button. Up front, it will have a 16MP camera which will have support for phase-detection and autofocus. That storage size might seem meager to some users, but at least the HTC U11 Life will support storage expansion of up to 2TB via microSD.

by | August 11, 2017 | 16:42

We also showed you the Verizon-exlusive Moto GamePad Mod for the device and soon enough, the the Moto Z2 Force went up for pre-order with a cheaper price than when first unveiled. The memory could be further expanded via micro SD card slot. We totally understand where you're coming from, but while the Moto X4 is the company's eleventh different 2017 product (yes, really ), due out a little too close to the glamorous announcements of the Galaxy Note 8, LG V30 and iPhone 8, it sounds ...