News : Technology

Watch a Delta IV rocket launch a secret satellite to space

Friday  02:01,   12 january 2018
The Verge

<p>This afternoon, the United Launch Alliance is set to launch a classified spy satellite on one of its Delta IV rockets from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. This will be ULA’s first launch of 2018, and the 27th launch for the US[...]

'Assassin's Creed Rogue' Remaster Coming To PS4, Steam, Xbox One

Friday  00:15,   12 january 2018
Rolling Stone

A remaster of 'Assassin's Creed Rogue' will be released on March 20th, developer-publisher Ubisoft announced today. The game was originally released on November 11th, 2014 for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. The Rogue Remaster will [...]

Stevie Wonder wows crowd on 'smart' piano at tech show

Thursday  21:25,   11 january 2018
Associated Press

Trying to distinguish your product among the thousands at the CES gadget show is no easy feat, so it helps when a music legend pays a visit.Especially when your product is a "smart" piano designed to teach people how to[...]

Adventure Game 'Fe' Coming Next Month

Thursday  21:25,   11 january 2018
Rolling Stone

The exploration-driven adventure game 'Fe' will be released on February 16th,developer Zoink announced today."Developed by the award-winning Swedish studio Zoink Games, Fe is an imaginative open world platformer where players will embark on[...]

Champagne box-sized satellite to probe distant planet

Thursday  20:05,   11 january 2018
AFP

France is set to launch the mini satellite into Earth orbit on Friday to study a mysterious, juvenile planet system, mission controllers said.&nbsp;The PicSat orbiter's target is the massive star Beta Pictoris, some 60 light years from Earth in[...]

Nintendo Details Nearly a Dozen Big Switch Titles Inbound

Thursday  20:05,   11 january 2018
Rolling Stone

Dark Souls, Mario Tennis, Kirby, Donkey Kong, The World Ends With YouThe line-up, the company says, illustrates the games coming to the system following a "strong holiday[...]

Brief power outage darkens CES tech, electronics show

Thursday  19:05,   11 january 2018
Reuters

The digital economy's big annual trade show, CES, suffered a brief, disruptive plunge into darkness on Wednesday because of a power outage.Load[...]

Stephen Hawking: I'll pay to send climate change deniers to Venus

Thursday  18:22,   11 january 2018
CNET

The famed physicist says Venus used to be like our Earth. Then it overheated.Stephen Hawking, however, has little time for their[...]

Old dog, new tricks: Sony unleashes 'intelligent' robot pet

Thursday  17:49,   11 january 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

<p>Sony on Thursday unleashed its new robot canine companion, packed with artificial intelligence and internet connectivity.</p>The sleek ivory-white puppy-sized "aibo" robot shook its head and wagged its tail as if waking from a nap when it[...]

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Thursday  16:20,   11 january 2018
Popular Science

Dig deeper into iOS. Customize your iPhone settings. Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive[...]

​Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9 at MWC, not CES

Thursday  11:05,   11 january 2018
ZDNet

Samsung Galaxy S9 will be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in February, the company's mobile boss said, denying rumors of a CES 2018 unveiling.Load[...]

CES could be VR’s breakout moment. But not for the reasons you think.

Thursday  10:01,   11 january 2018
MSN

<p>Billed as “the year of virtual reality,” 2017’s Consumer Electronic’s Show did little to build confidence in the industry. Aisles of exhibitors seemed almost reluctant at times, each displaying products ranging from half-finished to complete[...]

Android might be to blame for the delayed launch of Samsung’s foldable phone

Thursday  04:52,   11 january 2018
BGR

A pair of reports this week revealed that Samsung might not release the mythical Galaxy X foldable phone until December in a best-case scenario.&nbsp;“It is difficult to talk about the date of the launch now. We want to unveil the products[...]

The Latest: CES organizers say power fully back at tech show

Thursday  01:42,   11 january 2018
Associated Press

<p>Organizers of the CES gadget show in Las Vegas say power has been fully restored at the world's biggest consumer technology show.</p>2[...]

Researchers Probe Origin of Superpowerful Radio Blasts from Space

Thursday  00:17,   11 january 2018
Space.com

New work probes the extraterrestrial source of incredibly powerful explosions of radio waves.Load[...]