Robots are slowly creeping their way into retail, restaurants and now, they are starting to show a presence on Wall Street, as more high-net worth investors seek guidance from AI.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank Group Corp agreed to invest $100 million in Brazilian ride-hailing app 99, the startup said on Wednesday, capping off a fund-raising round totaling more than $2
A Stanford University Medical Center study found many wearable technologies were inaccurate when it came to counting calories.
T-Mobile is really trying to get Verizon customers to switch service providers. President and CEO John Legere announced Wednesday that starting May 31, T-Mobile would make customer’s iPhone or Pixel
Pokémon Go cheaters are currently frustrated by Niantic’s new security measures that essentially break the game for those using scanners. As cataloged by The Silphh Road, changes make it impossible t
The Rubbermaid 42-piece easy find lid food storage set is on sale for under $20 on Amazon just in time to save all your backyard barbecue leftovers.
Samsung is rolling out a software update to its Gear S3 classic and Gear S3 frontier smartwatches. The update comes with new features that enhance the way owners interact with their wearables.
Although Scott Disick is reportedly struggling to get over his break up with Kourtney Kardashian, his hurt feelings didn’t stop him from cozying up to actress Bella Thorne in Cannes, France.
DJI Wednesday launched its new minicamera drone Spark, which weighs less than a can of soda — and can be controlled by hand gestures. The small camera drone can take off from the palm of your hand an
The test on May 23 was conducted on the A-1 Test Stand at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi, and lasted for more than eight minutes. Engineers tested the 'brain' of the engines.
For the past two years, the Cron gang has been tricking unsuspecting Android users into installing its malware. This week, Russian authorities finally caught up with them.
The DJI camera drone, called Spark, can be operated by a remote controller, a mobile device, or via hand gestures. It can fly on a preset path and maintain focus on a moving subject.
The launch date of Psyche, one of NASA's two newest Discovery Program missions, has been moved forward a year to take advantage of a more efficient trajectory.
Decoding the Arhar dal's (pigeon pea) genome, a staple legume, has paved the way to correct issues of affordability, production and availability of the nutrient-rich crop in India, a scientist s
?An independent report has concluded that Europe's Schiaparelli probe crash-landed on Mars last year because its systems couldn't cope with a brief,
Schiaparelli flew to Mars with the Trace Gas Orbiter, which is studying gases in the planet's atmosphere from orbit. The lander crashed during an attempted touchdown on Oct. 19.
It’s almost June, meaning summer weather and summer temperatures are approaching fast. Depending on where you are this summer, you may experience temps that are hotter, or cooler, than you’re used to
As his family and fans await the results of an official toxicology report to determine whether or not Soundgarden front man Chris Cornell’s suicide was intentional or not, a new witness who saw him d
This week’s Hearthstone Tavern Brawl is “A Peek to the Past,” where Blizzard challenges you to remember how boring the game used to be. You draft a deck with common and rare cards from the Basic and
The US Republican Party has backed a plan for a loophole in the law that bars telemarketers from robocalling smartphones without the user’s written permission - ringless voicemails.
The race to the Iron Throne is heating up on “Game of Thrones” and the rulers of the Seven Kingdoms are done playing nice. HBO released an official trailer for Season 7 which suggests things are goin
Chocolate has always been the "magical" cure-all ingredient for our ailments. We often eat chocolate in the form of candy to lift our mood or mend a broken heart. Now, researchers at Harvard T.H. Cha
The Gourmia GSI180 claims to make fruity desserts with the consistency of soft-serve ice cream, so we gave the machine a swirl.
16 Psyche is one of the most mysterious objects in our solar system, ans NASA now hopes to blast off to it in 2022, and arrive four years earlier than planned in 2026.
The Zika virus arrived a year before the first case was detected in Brazil, and several months before it was first reported in Florida, gene sequenci
The Opportunity Rover left Mars’s 'Cape Tribulation' after two and a half years of exploring and reached Perseverance Valley in early May. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).
Justin Bieber is already an established pop star but on Tuesday night, the “Sorry” singer tried his hand at rapping. While partying with The Chainsmokers at the New York City club 1 Oak, the Grammy-w
In the analysis, STAT News compared President Trump’s responses during 2017 Q&A sessions with on-air interviews over the last few decades. Experts say the changes could be a sign of cognitive declin
New photos reveal how a stretch of the scenic Pacific Coast Highway in tourist haven Big Sur is buried under one million tons of rock and dirt following California's largest mudslide Saturday
Experts studying ochre, from which Middle Stone Age humans living in what is now Ethiopia used to make pigments 40,000 years ago, found that the rocks were used for over 4,500 years.
The six participants in the 2017 Money in the Bank ladder match were revealed Tuesday night on the latest edition of “SmackDown Live.” Shane McMahon announced that AJ Styles, Kevin Owens, Shinsuke Na
Xbox One owners will soon get a new way to play a lot more Xbox games without needing to spring for a new bookshelf or extra disc space. Microsoft confirmed Wednesday its Xbox Game Pass subscription
Blockchain enthusiasts say bitcoin’s core distributed ledger technology could revolutionize modern governments because it is great at tracking complex transactions with nearly infallible security. D
A major security flaw on Twitter allowed attackers to post messages from any account on the platform, a security researcher revealed. The exploit went unnoticed for years until a security researcher
Astronomers are baffled as the most mysterious 'alien megastructure' star in the Universe just kicked into action again with its light dimming in bizarre ways.
A couple in O'Fallon, Missouri welcomed a very large bundle of joy earlier this month after giving birth to a healthy 13-pound baby. Joe and Lauren Flaugher welcomed their newborn son with a natural
A Florida man who was formerly a neo-Nazi before converting to Islam said he murdered his two neo-Nazi roommates to prevent them from carrying out a terror attack, according to court documents. Devon
Joy Anna Duggar is officially getting married before the summer’s end. A post in an Arkansas newspaper has seemingly foiled her plans for a secret wedding, revealing she and her fiancé Austin Forsyth
A California jury may decide whether former SpaceX employee Jason Blasdell, who filed suit for wrongful termination in 2016, he was let go from his position as a technician for voicing concerns over
The world got to see a different side of the relationship between “Teen Mom: OG” star Amber Portwood and her on-again, off-again fiancé Matt Baier, on Monday’s episode. The two got into a fight after
NASA recently launched Mars rovers that students had designed, sending them into space for about 20 minutes to see how they would perform high above Earth’s surface.
Designer Benjamin Geskin, based in Riga, Latvia, uploaded a ten second preview video as well as schematics which show some of the expected features of the final iPhone 8 design.
She thought for sure that she would once again have an experience of carrying a baby, this time for herself and her husband. But Nicole will be forced to share the devastating news she may not in fac
Rashad Jennings finally got his win on “Dancing With the Stars” on Tuesday. He and partner Emma Slater took home the Mirrorball trophy after captivating audiences with their chemistry and ever-improv
From “The Mummy” to “Grease: Live!” to “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” reboots are quite the trend in Hollywood nowadays and ABC decided to get in on the action. The network will be airing a remake of the
The system, developed by researchers at the University of Melbourne, projects different layers of the human body on a volunteer, providing a visual of how the body’s systems work in real-time.
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Wednesday stood by its recommendations to the Department of Telecommunications, on imposing penalties on three telcos — Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and
Schiaparelli, a joint mission of the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Russian space agency Roscosmos, crashed after a computer error caused the module to prematurely cast its parachute.
Just like in humans, conscientiousness leads to evolutionary benefits such as an edge in hunting, gathering, attracting a mate fending off predators, researchers at UC Berkeley found.
OnePlus founder and CEO Pete Lau (Liu Zuotu) has confirmed the OnePlus 5 will have a front-facing fingerprint sensor. The detail about the upcoming flagship Android smartphone may have also revealed
Recent employee lay-offs by major software companies, including Cognizant, Infosys, Tech Mahindra and Wipro, have once again sparked a debate on the need for unionisation to represent employees.Cheap
Google rolled out features Wednesday for family members who love doing stuff together, including updates for easier photo sharing and calendar use. How to Use Google’s Family Features
“Suits” actress Meghan Markle attended Pippa Middleton’s wedding reception, but she wasn’t allowed to go to the church service Saturday at St. Mark's Church in Englefield, Berkshire. Markle’s sister,
Five Nights At Freddy’s movie planning has been in the works for more than two years, and it was just recently announced that Get Out’s Blumhouse Productions would be handling the adaptation. Unsurp
Silicon Valley, which once favored enterprises that didn’t require much capital, is flush with cash, and entrepreneurs are tackling big — some would say crazy — ideas.
Hashem Abedi, the younger brother of the man who bombed the Manchester Arena Monday, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of having links to the Islamic State, Reuters reported. Abedi was apprehended
You can buy this Kenmore 4-burner stainless steel gas grill is $120 off right now, just in time for a Memorial Day cookout.
“Supernatural” will be down a cast member when the drama returns to the CW in the fall. Actor Mark Sheppard posted a goodbye note to fans on Instagram, indicating that Crowley will not return. “So to
Epson recently launched new home projector models in India. In the home entertainment segment, these projectors offer a good visual fix for those who have the space and the money for them. We ask Pra
A group of Ontario residents trying to ward off the development of a new quarry in their community say they have found two endangered salamanders tha
Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to use his US presidency to promote global peace after meeting Pope Francis, before heading into a high-stakes summit of the world's biggest military alliance
HONOLULU (AP) — A woman on a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu says passengers complained to American Airlines employees before takeoff that they were afraid of the passenger whose disruptive behav
NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity says a media watchdog is guilty of “liberal fascism” for targeting advertisers on his Fox News Channel show. One company announced Wednesday that it would no
The father and the younger brother of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue in Manchester have been arrested in Tripoli, a spokesman for a local counter-terrorism force said on We
A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible heal
The NBA All-Star game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than anticipated. The NBA announced that the All-Star weekend will be held Feb. 15-17 in Charlotte and the game w
CARACAS, (Reuters) – Deepening her split with unpopular President Nicolas Maduro’s government, Venezuela’s chief prosecutor today accused security officers of excessive force and con
Manchester United defeated Dutch giant, Ajax, 2-o on Wednesday to win the Europa Cup and make a return to Champions League. France midfielder Pogba opening the scoring with a deflected 18th-minute st
Singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo also known as D’banj, is said to be expecting his first child with wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow. According to online reports, D’banj who is also an entrepreneur and TV host is cur
A man was stripped naked at the Mararaba axis of Abuja on Tuesday over incomplete vehicle document. The man, simply identified as John was allegedly “punished” by soldiers after men of the
Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office to the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the settlement of the Donbas crisis, Ambassador Martin Sajdik says that the number of civilians killed
A video showing protesting workers in Delta State has surfaced online. In the video, the protesters lamented the non-payment of their salaries for a year and one month. They called on the state govern
A top US Air Force official on Wednesday denied claims that civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria are soaring under President Donald Trump, who has given greater leeway to battlefield commanders. Airw
Nigerian superstar rapper, Olamide has changed his looks. He now spots a gold and grey hair and gold goatee. He showed off his new look on instagram on Wednesday evening. Olamide revealed photos of hi
Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the total value of capital imported (foreign investment) into the country in first quarter of 2017 was estimated at 908.27 mill