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SpaceX Rocket Launch Lights Up The California Sky, Freaks Out Some Residents
The contrail from a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen from Long Beach, Calif., more than 100 miles southeast from its launch site, the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Friday. Javier Mendoza/AP hide caption. toggle caption. Javier Mendoza/AP ...
10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today
You did it! You made it through the week and now Christmas awaits you on the other side of the weekend. Why not celebrate with a bunch of apps that usually cost money, but are temporarily free on the App Store. The selection today is as varied as it's ...
Edward Snowden made an app to protect your laptop
Earlier this year, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden met with Jacqueline Moudeina, the first female lawyer in Chad and a legendary human rights advocate who has worked tirelessly to bring former dictator Hissène Habré to justice. Habré was convicted of ...
Facebook now lets you check to see if you followed Russian propaganda
Facebook rolled out on Friday a tool to let users see whether they liked or followed any Facebook pages or Instagram accounts created by the Internet Research Agency, the troll farm with links to the Kremlin that has sought to spread chaos in U.S ...
Bruce McCandless, who made first untethered space flight, dies at 80
Bruce McCandless, who was captured in a stunning photograph in 1984 as he made the first untethered flight in space, has died aged 80, Nasa said. With a jetpack, McCandless travelled 100m (328ft) from the Space Shuttle. "That may have been one small ...
Google continues poaching Apple engineers as it ramps up work on in-house chip development
A recent report from The Information details Google's efforts to grow its chip development efforts, which in turn is costing Apple some considerable talent. The report explains that Google has hired several key chip engineers from Apple, including well ...
Destiny 2 Warlock Super Glitch Won't Be Fixed Before The Dawning Ends
Destiny 2's seasonal event, The Dawning, is underway. As part of that, the Mayhem mode has made its debut in the game for a limited time. Unfortunately, it's become a playground of destruction for Warlocks as a result of a glitch, and Bungie has now ...
I tried a lot of smartwatches in 2017 — here are my top 5 picks
Smartwatches are still evolving and maturing, but if you're intent on buying one right now, there are plenty of beautiful and functional designs to choose from. Throughout the past year, I've had the chance to try out a lot of different smartwatches ...
This soft and flexible bulletproof Graphene is harder than diamond: Research
The scientists found out that the graphite-diamond switch occurs if two graphene layers are combined. It does not undergo transition if just a single layer is used or more than two graphene layers are used. By. The TeCake Staff. -. December 24, 2017 ...
Arecibo is monitoring potentially hazardous near-earth asteroid
The iconic Arecibo radio telescope has faced quite a few challenges over the last ten years, including budget cuts, a funding crisis and damage from Hurricane Maria. While it may not be the largest radio telescope in the world anymore (that honor ...