The ISS station managers gave the go-ahead to conduct an emergency spacewalk. Expedition 51 crewmembers Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer would undertake the spacewalk on May 23 to replace the failed data relay box.
A dummy unit of the Galaxy Note 8 leaked online and showed off the design of the upcoming smartphone. The leak revealed the absence of a fingerprint sensor, but showed off dual-rear cameras for the device.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 22, 2017
A study revealed that the use of new drugs to treat HIV-positive patients improves their life expectancy. The researchers discovered that fewer HIV-positive people who underwent antiretroviral therapy died in the first three years of being treated.
Public Health May 12, 2017
Microsoft's voice assistant Cortana could rival Amazon's Alexa and the Google Assistant. The company announced Cortana support for third-party apps such as iHeart radio, Dark Sky, Domino's, and more.
Microsoft May 11, 2017
The Minnesota Health Commissioner revealed that the state needed $5 million to combat the outbreak of infectious diseases in the state, including measles. The measles outbreak has stretched the state’s resources.
Public Health May 11, 2017
Researchers from the UNSW discovered ancient rock deposits that were part of Western Australia's Dresser Formation. These rocks are believed to be 3.48 billion years old and may aid scientists in their quest for finding life on the Red Planet.
Ancient May 10, 2017
A 26-year-old woman's skin melted off after she was given an incorrect dosage of the prescription drug Lamictal. The woman suffered from Stevens Johnson Syndrome, a rare skin disorder as a result.
Medicine May 10, 2017
The unlocked variants of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones can be preordered from Best Buy and Samsung's online store. Only the Midnight Black option of the smartphones is available for preorder.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 10, 2017
Scientists discovered six new dendritic and four new monocyte cell subtypes in a new study. Wellcome organization funded the research and this is the first major discovery from its Human Cell Atlas initiative.
Biotech April 23, 2017
A new study highlighted that electrical stimulation delivered to brain during its low function stage can aid memory functioning. The study emphasized the importance of stimulation timing to get the desired results.
Neuroscience April 22, 2017
Tesla issued a voluntary recall for its Model X and Model S vehicles owing to a possible manufacturing defect in the parking brake. The carmaker recalled 53,000 vehicles manufactured from February 2016 to October 2016.
Car Tech April 22, 2017
Samsung has confirmed that it will release a software update to fix the red tint issue plaguing the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The update will be pushed out in the coming week.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 22, 2017
US Cellular started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The OTA update from the carrier will be pushed out in phases.
Apps/Software April 21, 2017
Google confirmed the names of seven new smartwatches that will receive Android Wear 2.0 update by end April or late May. The company revealed that the update would be rolled out to Moto 360 Sport, Asus ZenWatch 3, and more.
Google April 21, 2017
Samsung Galaxy S8 is touted to have a good battery life. Here are some tips on how to further enhance the battery life of the Galaxy S8 smartphone.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 21, 2017
A team of researchers have discovered a vast network of lakes, rivers, streams, and channels of meltwater across the continent of Antarctica. Nearly 700 such threaded networks have been discovered in the continent.
Earth/Environment April 20, 2017
HTC has confirmed that it will unveil its flagship on May 16, in Taipei, London, and New York. A teaser was released along with the announcement which confirmed the incorporation of HTC Sense in the flagship.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017
Leaked images suggest that the iPhone 8 may come with a rear-mounted Touch ID module. Tipster Sonny Dickson shared the design schematics of the upcoming iPhone 8 on Twitter.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 20, 2017
Birth control pills consumed by women may negatively impact their quality of life. A new research highlighted the probable link between contraceptive pills and the general well-being of women.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 20, 2017
A Lake Jackson resident suffered second-degree burns because of his iPhone 6s. The owner of the phone has lodged a complaint with Apple, but the company is yet to respond to the allegations.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 19, 2017