Stories about Research

Apr 08 2016

Adobe rolls out emergency update to counter ransomware threat

Proofpoint , a computer security firm, was one of three researchers to identify the flaw, which allows ransomware to be installed on computers that visit an infected webs...

Apr 08 2016

Chrome Finally Embraces OS X's Native Push Notifications

Notifications will look the same as other apps, will appear within the OS X Notification Center, and should respect any Do Not Disturb settings that users have set up. No...

Apr 08 2016

Hidden message inbox revealed on Facebook

Facebook has been filtering your messages. Think of it like a spam folder in your email inbox. This means there are potentially a huge pile of unseen (and unanswered...

Apr 08 2016

Slackobot: Taco-Bell pilots an order bot on Slack

Aptly named TacoBot , the software will make use of AI advancements like natural language processing to let users talk with the bot, order food , and even pay for items...

Apr 07 2016

Has the Loch Ness monster headed to the River Thames?

Of course, many dismiss the video as a hoax. A new video has surfaced which appears to show a "mysterious creature" coming to the surface of The Thames in London. Wha...

Apr 07 2016

Huawei P9, P9 Plus Officially Announced: See Price And Specs

The Huawei P9 and P9 Plus follow the usual design lines the company is known for, employing metal bodies, fingerprint scanners on the rear, an nearly bezeless design and ...

Apr 07 2016

Apple facing shortage of 64GB iPhone SE in Dubai

A patent application filed by Apple and publicized by the US Patent and Trademark Office in January, also indicates that the iPhone 7 is likely to carry a dual camera. ...

Apr 07 2016

NASA partners with Microsoft to launch "mixed reality" Mars exhibit

Thanks to OnSight , NASA scientists have gained a more intuitive understanding of the area explored by Mars rovers. In a press release , NASA noted that up until th...

Apr 06 2016

John Travolta: 'I never want my children to leave the house'

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story star John Travolta says he does not interfere with his daughter Ella's dating life, although he admits that he is...

Apr 06 2016

Unlocked Microsoft Lumia 950 now available for $499.99

While the device is available for Rs 15,800 on eBay , numerous reports have revealed that Amazon India has shown a listing for the 16GB white and black colored varia...

Apr 05 2016

Lumia 650 with Windows 10 Mobile Releasing in India Soon

It's good to see the handset now beginning to appear in other markets as well including India where the Windows phone has recently been spotted on Amazon India site for...

Apr 04 2016

Does a Mysterious Ninth Planet Cause Mass Extinctions on Earth?

Prof. Whitmire and his colleague, Dr. John Matese, first published research on the connection between Planet Nine (or as they called it "Planet X") and mass extinction...

Apr 03 2016

Pratyusha Banerjee case: What does boyfriend Rahul Raj Singh confession say?

Thereafter, she shifted to reality shows and participated in Bigg Boss 7 . The Times Of India claim her last WhatsApp status was: "Marke bhi muh na tuzse modana" tra...

Apr 03 2016

Microsoft ushers in new era of intelligent personal computing

Probably thanks to some much more exciting news from Tesla, it went under the radar entirely. There is a catch: you'll need to install Microsoft's Cortana app on yo...

Apr 02 2016

Windows 10 Mobile not a Priority for 2016 — Microsoft Confirms

Microsoft had introduced at the conference the " Cortana Intelligence Suite", formerly known as the Cortana Analytics Suite, powered by research into big data, machine ...

Apr 02 2016

Archaeologists may have found a Viking settlement in North America

It could be the first such site to be discovered in North America in over 50 years. Archaeologist Sarah Parcak, a National Geographic Fellow, is credited with discove...

Apr 02 2016

Microsoft shows fruits of Xamarin acquisition with Visual Studio integration and…

The. NET Foundation is an independent organization to bring collaboration between the open source and C# developer communities. This decision is arguably one of the ...

Apr 01 2016

Microsoft to take eye off the ball with Windows Phone!

What's more, the combined Windows Phone numbers are minuscule in comparison to iOS and Android . " Swrve's support of Windows 10 allows us to provide our developer ...

Mar 31 2016

Google CEO Sundar Pichai made $100 million last year

The primary factor behind the steep decline in his pay was a $100.4 million package of stock awards for Schmidt in 2014. This windfall has propelled Pinchai to become t...

Mar 30 2016

'The Walking Dead' season 6 finale spoilers

I went for the right shoulder", Amelio explained. "He'll be okay", he assured. As a quick recap, pregnant Maggie (Lauren Cohan) started experiencing sharp pains that caus...