• Black teens targeted by 4chan trolls win grant for NASA competition
Black teens targeted by 4chan trolls win grant for NASA competition

The girls, Mikayla Sharrieff, India Skinner and Bria Snell, tried to celebrate their achievements by texting, " Hidden figures in the making". As such, their idea is to create a sensor that can detect impurities such as chlorine, copper, and bromine, as well as a filtration bottle that can purify and filter the water supply in a continuous cycle.

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  • Trending Stocks in Review: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Intel Corporation
Trending Stocks in Review: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Intel Corporation

The firm has "Hold" rating by Williams Capital Group given on Monday, August 29. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 6 by Mizuho. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 27 by Nomura. 72 funds opened positions while 117 raised stakes. Cohen Lawrence B lessened its position in Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) by 2.9% in the fourth qu...

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  • SC lawmakers advance bill challenging abortion rights
SC lawmakers advance bill challenging abortion rights

Sen. If his proposal had passed, Hutto said he'd be giving Republicans what they wanted: the most direct way to challenge the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that overturned state bans on abortions. Faced with that reality, the Democratic minority did the only thing they could-they filibustered. They talked about food, coffee, swimming, the l...

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  • Eight New Spectre Flaws Discovered By Intel; Patches Are On The Way
Eight New Spectre Flaws Discovered By Intel; Patches Are On The Way

Back then it was speculated that fixes could slow down an OS by 30% to prevent the device from malware. According to researchers, the attack scenario to exploit these vulnerabilities resemble the Spectre exploit. Among the vulnerabilities is a "VM escape" vulnerability that is comparatively easier to exploit than the original Spectre and Meltdown ...

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  • Grandpa trips armed suspect who was running from police
Grandpa trips armed suspect who was running from police

Columbus police say Bill's intervention may have saved the suspect's life, allowing officers to catch up and arrest him without shots being fired. A Glock 9 mm pistol with a high capacity extended clip containing 29 rounds was recovered from the scene and the suspect, with a lengthy criminal record, went back to jail.

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  • Electric Kia Niro revealed with 300-mile range
Electric Kia Niro revealed with 300-mile range

Previewed at an event in Korea ahead of its sales launch later this year, the Niro EV will be offered with the same choice of battery options as the Hyundai Kona Electric - offering capacities of 39.2kWh and 64kWh, offering a range of 150 miles and 236 miles respectively according to domestic-market data.

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  • Governor Declares 'Space Day' in California Ahead of Mars Launch
Governor Declares 'Space Day' in California Ahead of Mars Launch

On May 5 , an Atlas V rocket carrying the lander will launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California during a two-hour launch window starting at 4:05 a.m. and even for people who aren't as interested in science, there's always some technological thing that's really unbelievable, like on InSight ". Previous Mars missions have focused on su...

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  • New Beyond Good And Evil 2 footage shows combat and jetpacks
New Beyond Good And Evil 2 footage shows combat and jetpacks

Gameplay, melee combat, and a look at navigation was presented today during the Beyond Good and Evil 2 stream. The new video also showcases jetpack and ship gameplay, looking at how players will navigate in the in-development action adventure game.

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  • Nintendo to expand mobile gaming division
Nintendo to expand mobile gaming division

According to Nikkei interview with Furukawa, he is looking for a title that mirrors the success of Pokémon Go , which he believes succeeded because developer Niantic managed to tailor the gameplay, story, and entire experience to better suit the smartphone format.

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  • Instagram Is Starting to Take Payments-But Not for Products Just Yet
Instagram Is Starting to Take Payments-But Not for Products Just Yet

As reported by TechCrunch , the Instagram payment system-already visible to some users in the US and United Kingdom -is starting in the field of booking appointments and making reservations. A significant majority of creative communities across the country focus on the photo-centric Instagram to showcase their talents, events, and products.

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  • Ichthyornis Dispar Shows What Bird Beaks First Looked Like
Ichthyornis Dispar Shows What Bird Beaks First Looked Like

Bhullar, who is an assistant professor and assistant curator in geology and geophysics, added: "Right under our noses this whole time was an fantastic, transitional bird". The principal investigator of the study Bharat-Anjan Bhullar said that Ichthyornis dispar existed "right in the middle of the transition from something that has more of a dinos...

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  • Kilopower: NASA's Space Nuclear Reactor Successfully Clears Early Tests
Kilopower: NASA's Space Nuclear Reactor Successfully Clears Early Tests

In these long missions will be very hard to provide energy to people by traditional methods, but using a nuclear reactor will give a huge amount of energy without needing refueling. "We need to think about the resources needed to stay and explore". During the third phase, the researchers increased the power to heat the core incrementally and in the...

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  • Microsoft says it has something special in store for E3 2018
Microsoft says it has something special in store for E3 2018

According to a blog post published on Xbox Wire by Microsoft's CMO for Gaming, Mike Nichols, the Xbox brand has fair amount of momentum going into this year's E3. Interestingly he added that Sony is still the king of the ring when it comes to current console generation, but considering that its true, then Microsoft has done a great job of s...

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  • ValuEngine Upgrades Nvidia (NVDA) to Purchase
ValuEngine Upgrades Nvidia (NVDA) to Purchase

NASDAQ NVDA traded up $5.85 on Wednesday, reaching $232.16. About 6.35 million shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 76.78% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. The company maintains price to book ratio of 18.24 vs.an industry average at 2.32. Topeka Capital Markets maintained NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) on Friday, Augus...

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  • Google Pay now available on the web via desktop and iOS
Google Pay now available on the web via desktop and iOS

Google Pay is rolling out on iPhone and desktop. It has been a busy few months for Google Pay . The Google Pay service evolved from the initial Android Pay mobile platform and the Google Wallet offering. "The payments platform already has Apple Pay and Samsung Pay as two key competitors", wrote Capiel. The best Google Pay experien...

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  • Vodafone Rs 349 prepaid plan will now offer 3GB data per day
Vodafone Rs 349 prepaid plan will now offer 3GB data per day

However, the key difference in these plans is the validity they offer. The Rs 349 plan with 3GB data does not show for Delhi NCR circle on Vodafone's website. Furthermore, users will also get 100 free SMS per day in the plan. When put together, the Rs 349 plan offers customers a total of 84 GB of data for 28 days.

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  • Nokia 6.1 powered by Android One goes on sale in the US
Nokia 6.1 powered by Android One goes on sale in the US

Under the hood, it gets a Snapdragon 630 mobile platform, which is a huge improvement from the Snapdragon 430 SoC seen on last year's model. Nokia is touting 60 percent better performance than the previous model. We recently went hands on with the upcoming Moto G6 , and while there was a lot to like about that device, we were dismayed to learn...

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  • Sony Says God of War Is Fastest-Selling PS4 Exclusive
Sony Says God of War Is Fastest-Selling PS4 Exclusive

With the well-known game series being released two years ago, " God Of War [VIDEO ]" has only had success in pulling in more and more fans throughout the #Playstation gaming community . Kratos looks better than he ever has, with a Letterman-esque beard to boot. The developers have also managed to reimagine Kratos in the eyes of the fans, givi...

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  • Facebook utilizes Instagram photos and hashtags to create a smarter AI
Facebook utilizes Instagram photos and hashtags to create a smarter AI

Most of the photos had hashtags or user descriptions. The effort into artificial intelligence training was revealed on the second day of Facebook's F8 Conference. Facebook has always been seeking ways to enhance its AI and to make it more sophisticated. "The crux of this approach is using existing, public, user-supplied hashtags as labels inst...

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  • Google Assistant now works with 5000 devices, will add even more soon
Google Assistant now works with 5000 devices, will add even more soon

Google has today announced in an official blog post that its Google Assistant can now control more than 5,000 smart home devices up from 1,500 in January, supporting nearly every major smart home device brand. But later this month, Google Assistant will also work with set top boxes and remotes, including Dish's Hopper line of receivers and Logite...

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