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FOXCONN UNIT TO RAISE $4.2BN IN CHINA IPO

A unit of electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn said it will launch an initial public offering in China on Thursday aimed at raising...

WYOMING MAKES RUSH FOR HYPED NEW TECH, RESULTS STILL VIRTUAL

A state known for cowboys and stunning mountain vistas is positioning itself as a leader in a new field of technology.

 
 
 

'OVERWATCH LEAGUE' ESPORTS DREAMS OF RIVALING MAINSTREAM

The Los Angeles Gladiators becoming as well known as the Los Angeles Lakers?

TEAM PUTS THE OPTICAL MICROSCOPE UNDER THE MICROSCOPE TO ACHIEVE ATOMIC ACCURACY

Over the last two decades, scientists have discovered that the optical microscope can be used to detect, track and image objects much...

 
 
 

LEGEND OF LOCH NESS MONSTER WILL BE TESTED WITH DNA SAMPLES

The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster...

WYOMING TO VOTE ON BIGGEST GRIZZLY HUNT IN LOWER 48 STATES

Wyoming could allow grizzly bear hunting for the first time in decades when state officials vote Wednesday whether to allow as many...

 
 
 

DROUGHT ON TAP TO INTENSIFY OVER US SOUTHWEST

Rivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought...

THE ROLE OF RACE IN POLICE CONTACT AMONG HOMELESS YOUTH

More than 1.7 million U.S. youth experience homelessness each year, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Homeless youth are...

 
 
 

THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY'S IMPACT ON PUBLIC PERCEPTION OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY

A new Presidential Studies Quarterly article analyzes the effects of the early Trump Presidency on public attitudes toward the Republican...

TWO SPORTSCAR-SIZED SATELLITES IN ORBIT TO MEASURE EARTH'S WATER

A SpaceX rocket Tuesday blasted off a duo of sports car-sized satellites built by the US and Germany to reveal changes in sea level...

 
 
 

DRIVERS BRACE FOR EGYPTIAN RIDE-HAILING LAWS

New legislation regulating ride-hailing services in Egypt may have been welcomed by Uber and competitor Careem, but some behind the...

TINY AFRICAN START-UPS DRAW INTEREST AFTER SLOW START

African high-tech startups are minuscule compared with their US and European peers but they are finally gaining momentum and attention...

 
 
 

WORLD CUP FEVER CAUSES SLEEPLESS NIGHTS FOR BANGLADESH FLAGMAKERS

Flagmakers in Bangladesh are doing a roaring trade weeks ahead of the World Cup, but no-one is interested in the home nation's colours-the...

FROM SHIPS TO SATELLITES: SCOTLAND AIMS FOR THE SKY

A shipbuilding hub since the days of the British empire, the Scottish city of Glasgow is now reaching for the stars with a growing...

 
 
 

WORKERS PLUGGING ENERGY WELLS AS LAVA FLOWS NEARBY

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano...

THE INTERNET: A DANGEROUS PLACE FOR WILD ANIMALS

From ivory baubles and leopard coats to rare turtles and live bears, the online market for protected wildlife is booming, according...

 
 
 

STUDY REVEALS HOW HIGH-LATITUDE CORALS COPE WITH THE COLD

Corals growing in high-latitude reefs in Western Australia can regulate their internal chemistry to promote growth under cooler temperatures,...

'VIRTUAL SAFE SPACE' TO HELP BUMBLEBEES

The many threats facing bumblebees can be tested using a "virtual safe space" created by scientists at the University of Exeter. Bumble-BEEHAVE...

 
 
 

STUDY CASTS DOUBT ON TRADITIONAL VIEW OF PTEROSAUR FLIGHT

Most renderings and reconstructions of pterodactyls and other extinct flying reptiles show a flight pose much like that of bats, which...

SPACEX ROCKET BLASTS OFF WATER-TRACKING SATELLITE DUO

A SpaceX rocket Tuesday blasted off a duo of sports car-sized satellites built by the US and Germany to reveal changes in sea level...

 
 
 



Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but...

Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but politicians are grousing that a flawed format let him dodge every big question

European lawmakers were left frustrated when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified on Tuesday. The format of the hearing meant the 34-year-old executive could dodge questions... Read more ...

New iPhone 2018's A12 chip reportedly smaller, faster and in-production

New iPhone 2018's A12 chip reportedly smaller, faster and in-production

Apple's A12 chip, expected to be at the heart of the new iPhone XI and LCD iPhone 9 for 2018, is now in mass production, according to a new report today. The A12 chipset is... Read more ...

Google and LG Display unveil OLED display for VR headsets with 1,443ppi and...

Google and LG Display unveil OLED display for VR headsets with 1,443ppi and 120Hz refresh rate

Back in March, Google and LG Display mentioned that the pair were working together on a new VR/AR display that would be unveiled in May. And sure enough, the 4.3-inch panel was... Read more ...

HTC U12+ with Snapdragon 845 arrives on Geekbench

HTC U12+ with Snapdragon 845 arrives on Geekbench

HTC's next flagship phone - the HTC U12+ has surfaced on Geekbench - a few hours before it is due to be unveiled. And judging by the Geekbench scores, the HTC U12+ is certainly... Read more ...

Cheaper Nintendo Switch excludes Dock, adapter, only in Japan

Cheaper Nintendo Switch excludes Dock, adapter, only in Japan

The Nintendo Switch is so popular that your sibling or maybe even your parents might want one of their own. Especially with the family subscription for the Switch Online... Read more ...

New Details on Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

New Details on Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

Ubisoft rolled out some brand new details and footage for the upcoming expansion pack DLC for the turn-based, adventure strategy game for the Nintendo Switch, Mario + Rabbids... Read more ...

First OnePlus 6 update brings option to hide the notch, slo-mo video support

First OnePlus 6 update brings option to hide the notch, slo-mo video support

OnePlus' first smartphone to feature a notch display design has just received its first important update. Although the OnePlus 6 is not yet available in all countries, those... Read more ...

The NPD Group: God Of War Topped The April Charts With Its Record Launch

The NPD Group: God Of War Topped The April Charts With Its Record Launch

The NPD Group released its April report today, sharing some great news for Sony. God of War was April's best-selling game, but even more exciting is that it set a new record... Read more ...

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Instagram now lets you mute annoying people without unfollowing them

Remember how you started following your least favorite cousin on Instagram at your last family reunion, because they asked you to do so right then and there? There's now a way... Read more ...

Overwatch Anniversary event brings new skins and challenges

Overwatch Anniversary event brings new skins and challenges

Overwatch keeps on getting more content. An Overwatch anniversary event is going on between May 22 and June 11, 2018. Blizzard Entertainment is adding a free-for-all deathmatch... Read more ...