Tag archive for ‘science news’
By khabrain On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

GoPro teams with developers to spur camera sales

SAN FRANCISCO: GoPro on Thursday announced it is teaming up with outside developers to make it easy to use the company’s mini cameras with apps or synch them with other devices. The effort to make GoPro products More...

By khabrain On Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Yahoo extends deadline for bids by a week

(REUTERS) – Yahoo Inc has extended the deadline to bid for its businesses by a week to April 18, technology news website Re/code reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Yahoo, whose shares were up More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

As Apple plots India push, Samsung stakes turf with revamped phones

(Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is regaining smartphone share in India with a revamped line-up packed with special features including a safety mode for motorcyclists, as rival Apple Inc readies a renewed More...

By khabrain On Monday, April 4th, 2016

Russian cargo ship docks successfully with space station

MOSCOW: The Russian unmanned cargo ship Progress successfully docked with the International Space Station on Saturday, resupplying the crew with food and fuel, Russia’s mission control centre said. The docking More...

By khabrain On Saturday, March 26th, 2016

Forex trade muted as Easter holiday begins

NEW YORK (AFP) – Foreign exchange trading was muted Friday as many markets were shuttered for the Easter holiday, but the dollar earned a boost from a better-than-expected upgrade of fourth quarter US growth. The More...

By khabrain On Friday, March 25th, 2016

Google’s cloud business nabs Home Depot as client

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc (GOOG.O), long an also-ran in cloud services, has scored an important victory in its effort to win corporate clients: Home Depot is moving some of its data to Google s More...

By khabrain On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Unmanned Cygnus cargo ship launches to ISS on resupply run: NASA

WASHINGTON: An unmanned cargo ship blasted off Tuesday for the International Space Station on a resupply run that will also feature an unprecedented fire experiment after the craft leaves the orbiting outpost. NASA More...

By khabrain On Monday, March 21st, 2016

‘Facebook, Twitter compete for live TV rights’

NEW YORK: Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc are vying to buy rights to stream conventional TV programming, the New York Post reported on Thursday. Both companies have approached programmers about a deal, the Post said, More...

By khabrain On Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Google computer wins final game against S. Korean Go master

SEOUL: A Google-developed computer programme had the last word Tuesday in its machine vs human challenge with South Korean Go grandmaster Lee Se-Dol, winning the final game for a sweeping 4-1 series victory. The More...

By khabrain On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Human Go champ scores surprise victory over supercomputer

SEOUL: A South Korean Go grandmaster on Sunday scored his first win over a Google-developed supercomputer, in a surprise victory after three humiliating defeats in a high-profile showdown between man and machine. Lee More...