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Dec 16 2016

Super Mario Run Available for iPhone and iPad

The game marks Mario's first official appearance on Apple's mobile devices and was first teased this fall, and if the hype is any indication productivity is going to ...

Dec 16 2016

Death of adobe flash player — Microsoft edge

It's a nice addition to an already robust browser and will certainly put a lid on some of those irritating auto-play Flash ads. The new move is a continuation of a feat...

Dec 15 2016

Spins Off Self-Driving Vehicle Program Into Waymo, The Newest Company

While the self-driving vehicle project was in Alphabet's "X" unit for "moonshots", there was much speculation over what the business plan or "end game" was, said Brya...

Dec 15 2016

Panasonic's new shopping system automatically bags and tallies your bill

Convenience store chain Lawson and electronics maker Panasonic Corp. have started testing a staff-less register for which a machine settles the transactions and packs pur...

Dec 15 2016

Audubon Annual Bird Count Season Is About to Commence

Saturday at Schodack Island State Park, 1 Schodack Island Way. On Dec. 17, birders and nature enthusiasts of Grand River Audubon Society will take part in this tradition,...

Dec 15 2016

Trump Seeks Trade Input From Tech Executives

She is one of more than a dozen usa executives serving on an advisory council that Trump has formed to consult him on job creation. In that meeting , some that will at...

Dec 15 2016

Voice Translation Possible On Mobile & Landline Calls?'

With the new feature in " Skype Translator " application, it is now possible to call anyone across the globe on their mobiles or landlines and communicate in a number of ...

Dec 15 2016

1 small delivery for a man, 1 giant leap for Amazon, drones

Amazon's proposed use of drones may drive down the cost to deliver small packages crosstown to as little as $1, a fraction of existing same-day delivery options, accordin...

Dec 15 2016

Exxon's Rex Tillerson picked as secretary of state in Trump administration

He knows Phil and Amy Mickelson through a charity project that involved Exxon and the Mickelsons' foundation, according to Golf Digest . Supporters of his choice inclu...

Dec 14 2016

NASA Saturn probe beams back first images from new orbit

Each side of the hexagon is about as wide as Earth. The image was taken in green light with the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera on August 22, 2016. It is set to ...

Dec 14 2016

The CEO of Facebook's virtual reality arm, Oculus, is stepping down

Iribe and Thomason will join Mike Schroepfer, Facebook's CTO, in finding a new leader, the operative word being "leader", since as per the spokeswoman, Oculus is lookin...

Dec 14 2016

Claudio Ranieri calls on Leicester City to win next two 'big battles'

At the Dean Court Stadium Bournemouth , England FC Bournemouth going to chase Leicester City in the Premier League match. There's no shame in losing to a well-orga...

Dec 14 2016

Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute

Check here for the list of school delays or closings in the region. Temperatures climb into the 40s on Sunday as the storm brings a period of rain in the morning. Schoo...

Dec 13 2016

Top execs for summit

While a number of CEO's from the largest tech companies in the U.S. will likely be in attendance, there are also some that won't be. Donald Trump in the past called for...

Dec 13 2016

Crowds flock to see 'monster' at Auckland's Muriwai beach

Confusion and intrigue has since surrounded the mysterious deep sea dweller after Ms Doubleday posted a photo of what she had stumbled upon to the Muriwai and Waimauku C...

Dec 13 2016

Sasikala for top post, hints AIADMK

Some people believed Sasikala Natarajan, Jayalalithaa's closest aide, will be the right choice to replace her. Our correspondent reoprts, though the chorus for Ms. Jaya...

Dec 12 2016

Pokemon GO Confirms Sprint Partnership and Generation 2

Players who show up at those stores will also unlock a virtual Pokemon Go Frappuccino Blended Beverage. This tells you Pokemon typing at a glance, cutting out any gue...

Dec 12 2016

5 quake off Northern California coast

A major quake in 1992 destroyed 80 percent of downtown buildings and the nearby Eureka natural disaster six years ago was also a 6.5 like Thursday's quake, but there was ...

Dec 12 2016

Here's More Proof that Dinosaurs Had Feathers

Incredibly, the lead author of the new study, Lida Xing from the China University of Geosciences in Beijing, found the remarkable specimen at a market in Myanmar a ye...

Dec 12 2016

Quake will come if I speak in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi earlier on Friday said that if he speaks on demonetisation in the Parliament then the ruling dispensation would be hit by an "earthquake". The fresh attack from Ra...