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Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win mathematics' Fields Medal, dies at 40

Kerckhoff is a mathematics professor at Stanford and was one of Mirzakhani's collaborators. Mirzakhani, 40, was the first woman in the world and the first Ira...


Finance News: OPEC Forecasts 1.3% Oil Demand Growth Next Year

While the oil production benchmark in the budget was 2. 2 million barrels per day (mbpd), Nigeria is now producing about 1.7mbpd of oil without condensate, a...


Microsoft plans to bring broadband Internet to 2M rural Americans — GeekWire

And it's looking to unlicensed TV white space (TVWS) spectrum to facilitate the offering. Although the buffer zones, known as white spaces , are now unused...


Tesla Made Elon Musk a Lot of Money Last Year

Adding to Tesla's woes, the company is facing a more crowded market after Swedish rival Volvo announced last week that it will phase out production of conve...


Toxic Compounds May Sterilize Martian Soil

Further tests found that the UV rays broke down the perchlorate into other chemicals, namely hypochlorite and chlorite, and it is these that appear to be so des...


Celtics trade Avery Bradley to Pistons

This season Bradley will be entering the final year of his current contract . Morris started 79 games for the Pistons a year ago and averaged 14.0 points and...


Andy Murray withdraws from Hurlingham Club exhibition ahead of Wimbledon

World number one Andy Murray's troubled preparation for Wimbledon continued as he has been ruled out of an exhibition match due to a hip problem. Unlike befor...


Google to stop scanning Gmail accounts

But instead of scanning a user's e-mail, the ads will now be targeted with other personal information Google already pulls from sources such as search and YouTu...


Microsoft to bring OneDrive support to iOS 11 Files app

Camera has always been a powerful point of iPhones and iPads, and with Apple iOS 11 it'll become even more useful. Also, Live Photos will receive the new Boun...


Final Fantasy XV's 'Episode Ignis' DLC Release Month Has Been Revealed

Coming as part of update 1 .12 alongside the release of Episode Prompto , it fixes a common complaint from launch - why can't you take the Regalia off-road?...


ETMarkets After Hours: Nifty skids as profit taking hits auto, bank stocks

Analysts owed the slump to profit booking ahead of a longer weekend as the market will stay closed on Monday on occasion of Eid. In the day's trade, the barom...


Apple reveals new HomePod, iPad Pro and upgraded operating systems

If that doesn't change before watchOS 4 is released later this fall, iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c users who cannot update to iOS 11 will not be able to update App...


South Korea To Phase Out All Coal & Nuclear Power

It was also in the running to build the first small modular reactor. The commission and Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power immediately appealed. President Moon pledg...


TRACKING THE TROPICS: Monitoring two developing storms near the Gulf of Mexico

While forecast models are fairly uniformed on the development of a weak system, where it goes is still much less certain. A second smaller system racing acros...


Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions is a remake with a twist

The game will be out on October 6. This remake of the GBA classic, now titled Mario and Luigi Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions is launching on Nintend...


Intel: 'We want to bring VR to Esports' With The Challenger League

The first team to win 4 of these competitions will win the $1 million purse in addition to what they win from the other tournaments. This means that all tourn...


Hyundai Plays Catch-up with New Subcompact SUV

The reality of how entertaining the little SUV will be to drive is still up for discussion, but you can't deny that Hyundai's increasingly staid design langua...


Warriors stun Cavaliers with late 11-0 run

The Warriors had seized a 3-1 lead on the Cavaliers only to have James lead the greatest rally in NBA Finals history, becoming the first team to win the c...


Here's What 'Star Wars: Battlefront 2' Gameplay Looks Like

However, EA didn't mention either game at EA Play , and it sounds like we'll have to keep waiting for more concrete information. EA has been listening to con...


8 dead as storm brings rain to drought-hit Cape Town

In this video, which was shown live on Facebook, the shells of several burnt-out houses can be seen, as well as live fires in other buildings. At least eight...


Dragon Now Scheduled To Launch at 5:07 pm Saturday From KSC

The Falcon 9 rocket will carry a Dragon loaded with nearly 6,000 pounds of science research, crew supplies and hardware in support of Expedition 52 and 53 c...


Apple Watch to get new features, Siri to be more intelligent

Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . The watch face will refresh whene...


Data Breach Exposes Customer Passwords And Encrypted Data

OneLogin disclosed the hack in a blog post but didn't specify the data accessed in the breach. OneLogin offers a single sign-on and other authentication ma...


PlayStation 3 Production In Japan Has Officially Ended

June 2017 PlayStation Plus free games has been leaked by PlayStation Turkey . However, PlayStation Turkey apparently leaked the titles roughly a week ahead o...


Tabby's Star Dims Once Again, Reigniting Alien Theories

Researchers previously theorized that bright lights orbiting a star could indicate technological inventions made by space civilizations - perhaps aliens bui...