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Sea lion grabs girl, pulls her into water

However, this group would soon learn this sea lion is anything but harmless. According to a report in the Daily Mail, visitors at the Steveston Fisherman's Wharf in Richmond B.C.in Canada were busy enjoying the day with a playful sea lion when thin...

Google's AlphaGo takes on Chinese Go master in best of three matches

Go was previously thought as being beyond the reach of algorithms due to its notorious complexity, but artificial intelligence has made major progress in self-learning. With a newly upgraded version of AlphaGo bettered by reinforcement learning, Deep...

Tearful actress Rebel Wilson tells court Australian gossip articles hurt her career

Georgina Schoff, QC, said actors often lied about their age. In the two years since the articles were published, she has had only two roles - one a cameo in the Absolutely Fabulous movie, which she did as a favour, and a stage role in London.

Hackers behind stolen NSA tool for WannaCry: More leaks coming

This EternalBlue vulnerability was actually first discovered by the USA security agency NSA, but the agency's hacking arsenal was stolen by the Shadow Brokers , and now the hacker group responsible for this theft has written a blogpost. Former NSA o...

Ford using first over-the-air software updates to its 2016 cars

Owners will have the option to update by visiting a dealership, downloading an install file to a USB drive, or applying the software upgrade through a home WiFi network. most in-car software, offering navigation and entertainment options that follow ...

Google I/O 2017: What to expect from the developer conference

It's at this event a year ago when the company introduced Google Assistant, Google Duo, Google Allo, and Google Home. On the AR (and AI) front, he teased Google Lens, a set of capabilities for understanding and identifying what the camera is seei...

Emmanuel Macron names Edouard Philippe as French prime minister

Some media have dubbed the pair "Merkron" - a reference to the "Merkozy" moniker used for Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy, France's conservative leader from 2007-12. Despite her crushing defeat to Macron, Le Pen is counting on her record high voter coun...

Google's Project Treble Might Actually Fix Slow Android Updates

By specifically separating out the "vendor implementation" portion of Android, which is the lower-level software that is controlled by silicon makers, the guys who make the processors and chipsets for devices. The VTS will ensure forward-compatibilit...

Sensex ends at new high of 30251, Nifty closes at 9422

On similar lines, the NSE Nifty, after hitting an all- time high of 9,414.75, settled higher by 90.45 points, or 0.97 per cent at 9,407.30. In what started as a massive market rally, Sensex and Nifty saw lifetime highs in trade today only to revers...

Microsoft Windows Story Remix headlines Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

At Microsoft's Build 2017 event today, the company introduced a new feature for the company's cloud storage service OneDrive that will allow you to access your files without using up device storage. In addition, SAP will be bringing their Digital Boa...

Le Pen softens stance on euro

French far-right presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen on Saturday chose defeated first-round candidate Nicolas Dupont-Aignan as her prime minister, a bid to attract his voters and help her to victory over centrist favorite Emmanuel Macron. Le Pen is a ...

Phil Spencer Moves his Scorpio Around, Like, All the Time

The 2017 Xbox Project Scorpio features new 8 custom x86 cores and it is an equitable 31-percent increase in speed over Microsoft's current Xbox One hardware. Now compare the tech demo running at 1080p on a standard Xbox One to what it looks like when...

BlackBerry KEYone sales delayed a month to meet demand

In the USA, the BlackBerry KEYone GSM as well as CDMA variants will be available unlocked from May 31 onwards. In terms of pictures, it will sport a 12MP camera (Sony IMX378 sensor) on the rear and 8MP sensor on front. It is backed by a 3,505mAh ba...

Microsoft dips as Surface revenue declines 26%

Shares fell 1.6% to $67.20 in after-hours trading as adjusted per-share earnings beat expectations and revenue fell short of expectations. More Personal Computing revenue slipped 7% to $8.8 billion. Microsoft said its Office commercial product...

Google tweak aims to curb fake, misleading search results

In a post Tuesday, Google announced several major changes to how it categorizes search results to stop inadvertently promoting sites with intentionally misleading or false articles. The dominant search engine , Google , today said it has tw...

Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin for women's conference

Last month she was pictured sitting next to Merkel during the German leader's visit to the White House , which was characterised by awkward body language between the president and the chancellor as they tried to play down their differences on issues...

Lyrid Meteor Shower peaks Friday night

As for the question of where to look, the Lyrid meteor showers will be radiating through the so-called "Summer Triangle", a group of stars comprised of Deneb in the constellation Cygnus, Altair in the constellation Aquila, and Vega in the const...

Student and Teacher Scientists to March for Science in DC

Tens of thousands of activists will unite on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. and they will present one overriding request to the nation and its elected leaders: Facts must inform public policy. Attending will show support, but this is only a ...

Facebook video killing suspect shoots himself dead after cops chase him

Stephens led police on a short pursuit before stopping. "This is not something that should have been shared around the world", Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said of the viral Facebook video . Police said Steve Stephens , 37, murdered a...

Nintendo SNES Mini Already In Development, Release Date Expected Around Christmas

A new rumbling is happening on the web and it's about another retro console making a comeback. Eurogamer reports that Nintendo didn't increase production of the NES Classic because it had plans for the mini SNES waiting in the wings. We got thi...

Google developing built-in ad blocker for Chrome browser

For instance, auto-playing video ads with sound and large sticky ads would be out. One thing that Google is still considering is whether its ad-blocker will only block the offending ads or if it will block all advertising that appears on sites wi...

Nokia 6 now receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

Can Nokia and BlackBerry stand on their own, or is it all hype and nostalgia? The update for the Nokia 6 brings support for 4G and 3G dual-SIM standby. The Nokia 6 is quite durable as evidenced by scratch and burns tests. Envisioned by Phone Des...

Coalition air strike kills 18 US-backed fighters in Syria

Asked if he had ordered the chemical weapons attack, Assad said the Syrian military had no chemical weapons and that it would not use them if it did. Russian Federation on Friday criticised the world's chemical weapons watchdog for not sending expe...

Hear Some Of Kendrick Lamar's New Album, Thanks To LeBron James

Zacari isn't as big of a name as the two aforementioned giants but his featured work on Love was one of the stand-out tracks. Stream DAMN . below via iTunes , or just cop it right here . city (2012), both pieces so ambitious and varied, richl...

Owner saves his dog from icy pond

After seeing Cosmo break through the ice in St. Albert, Alta., McIver didn't hesitate in jumping into the half-frozen pond. The whole ordeal was captured by a TV crew who was in the area to report on a story about ice safety. "It wouldn't be too much...

Rise in sea temperatures blamed for damage to Great Barrier Reef

Just last month, the Australian government's Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority reported noticing a second straight year of mass coral bleaching, after it conducted its own aerial survey. It's only the third recorded instance of global coral ...

Trial of Samsung heir focuses on father-to-son succession

Samsung shares reached a record high of 2.1 million won last month on expectations of record annual profit this year. The stable flow of components profits comes as Samsung's de facto leader, Lee Jae-yong, stands trial beginning Friday over h...

Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal

Jordan Thompson will face John Isner, who was in excellent form despite losing to Kyrgios on Saturday over three tense sets. USA captain Jim Courier originally nominated Sam Querrey as one of his doubles players but had telegraphed the possibility...

Amazon Just Made Alexa Easier to Use

It also has more stable, stronger 802.11ac Wi-Fi, the new Fire TV user interface and comes bundled with an Alexa Voice Remote. Now all Fire TV Sticks will have the ability to use Alexa to find recommendations and ask questions, even if their device...

Facebook will use its image recognition tech to fight revenge porn

Facebook announced new ways to prevent revenge porn from being shared on the platform, Messenger and Instagram . "We're focused on building a community that keeps people safe", Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg wrote in a Facebook post yesterday....

NASA's Cassini probe to begin 'Grand Finale'

Cassini's grand finale will be to perform 22 weekly dives between Saturn and its rings - an intricate and risky mission. "What we learn from Cassini's daring final orbits will further our understanding of how giant planets, and planetary systems...

YouTube TV service goes live in select cities, but the rollout continues

So far, YouTube TV will only be usable on mobile devices, with apps for iOS and Android rolling out today, as well as the Chromecast and TVs with Chromecast functionality built-in, including Android TV. Viacom-owned channels including MTV and Com...

Rumour: Scorpio to be shown with Red Dead Redemption 2

As for which games will be shown off, according to VGLeaks , Microsoft will be showing Forza 7 , State of Decay 2 and Crackdown 3 from its first-party studios. An unconfirmed rumor from a Spanish technology site indicates that the name pegg...

LG G6 Will Take On The Samsung Galaxy S8?

The tech giant's executives took to the stage at the Samsung Unpacked 2017, in London this afternoon to launch the new Galaxy S8. The report describes that Galaxy S8 as having "the brightest smartphone display" that DisplayMate has ever measure...

Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies

The company stated that the updates "we're making today are based on feedback from all of you as well as research and experimentation". The update is rolling out to all users, both on Twitter .com and on iOS and Android apps. This new feature from ...

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Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin for women's conference

Last month she was pictured sitting next to Merkel during the German leader's visit to the White House , which was characterised by awkward body language between the president and...

Lyrid Meteor Shower peaks Friday night

As for the question of where to look, the Lyrid meteor showers will be radiating through the so-called "Summer Triangle", a group of stars comprised of Deneb in the constellati...

Student and Teacher Scientists to March for Science in DC

Tens of thousands of activists will unite on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. and they will present one overriding request to the nation and its elected leaders: Facts must ...

Facebook video killing suspect shoots himself dead after cops chase him

Stephens led police on a short pursuit before stopping. "This is not something that should have been shared around the world", Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said of th...

Google developing built-in ad blocker for Chrome browser

For instance, auto-playing video ads with sound and large sticky ads would be out. One thing that Google is still considering is whether its ad-blocker will only block the offend...

Nintendo SNES Mini Already In Development, Release Date Expected Around Christmas

A new rumbling is happening on the web and it's about another retro console making a comeback. Eurogamer reports that Nintendo didn't increase production of the NES Classic b...

Nokia 6 now receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

Can Nokia and BlackBerry stand on their own, or is it all hype and nostalgia? The update for the Nokia 6 brings support for 4G and 3G dual-SIM standby. The Nokia 6 is quite du...

Coalition air strike kills 18 US-backed fighters in Syria

Asked if he had ordered the chemical weapons attack, Assad said the Syrian military had no chemical weapons and that it would not use them if it did. Russian Federation on Friday...

Hear Some Of Kendrick Lamar's New Album, Thanks To LeBron James

Zacari isn't as big of a name as the two aforementioned giants but his featured work on Love was one of the stand-out tracks. Stream DAMN . below via iTunes , or just cop it...

Owner saves his dog from icy pond

After seeing Cosmo break through the ice in St. Albert, Alta., McIver didn't hesitate in jumping into the half-frozen pond. The whole ordeal was captured by a TV crew who was in th...

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Rise in sea temperatures blamed for damage to Great Barrier Reef

Rise in sea temperatures blamed for damage to Great Barrier Reef

Just last month, the Australian government's Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority reported noticing a second straight year of mass coral bleaching, after it conducted its own a...

Trial of Samsung heir focuses on father-to-son succession

Samsung shares reached a record high of 2.1 million won last month on expectations of record annual profit this year. The stable flow of components profits comes as Samsung's...

Davis Cup: US wins doubles to stay alive in quarterfinal

Jordan Thompson will face John Isner, who was in excellent form despite losing to Kyrgios on Saturday over three tense sets. USA captain Jim Courier originally nominated Sam Qu...

Amazon Just Made Alexa Easier to Use

Amazon Just Made Alexa Easier to Use

It also has more stable, stronger 802.11ac Wi-Fi, the new Fire TV user interface and comes bundled with an Alexa Voice Remote. Now all Fire TV Sticks will have the ability to use...

Facebook will use its image recognition tech to fight revenge porn

Facebook will use its image recognition tech to fight revenge porn

Facebook announced new ways to prevent revenge porn from being shared on the platform, Messenger and Instagram . "We're focused on building a community that keeps people safe"...