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Apple releases iOS update to fix headphone audio controls

The latest iOS 10.0.1 brings small but significant improvements for better Apple device usage. It is noted that the iPhone 7 runs up to 3 times faster than th...


Honda sets world speed record using 660cc engine

Engineers from Honda R&D in Japan pose in front of the record-breaking S-Dream Streamliner in Bonneville, Utah. Announced in 2015 with the explicit goal of "Ach...


United States election: Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

During an appearance on CBS's Face the Nation last Sunday, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus made his disappointment with Cruz clear, an...


Hubble Finds Planet Orbiting Pair of Stars

As the stars are so close together - just 14 times the distance of the Moon from the Earth - previous attempts to examine the system had been unsuccessful. Astr...


Facebook overestimated video view times by as much as 80 percent

Facebook officials also said they'll rename the metric to make it clearer what it measures. According to Fischer, the way Facebook was calculating aver...


Google Expected to Unveil Smartphone, VR Headset at October 4 Event

Some of them also reveal that Google Nexus 7 is just renamed as Google Pixel. Will Google's event have a live stream? Google also posted a sho...


Apple Inc. (AAPL) Reportedly In Talks With McLaren For Acquisition

McLaren did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Apple has reportedly hired hundreds of engineers to work on such cars, in a project that has ...


Feds preview rules of the road for self-driving cars

We did not have the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration back when the Model T was put on the assembly line, and if we had, we probably would have s...


Sully Box Office: First Weekend Collection Worldwide Audience Review Critics

The weekend's other prominent opening was Oliver Stone's "Snowden ", which debuted in fourth place with a little more than $8 million . It has been 15 years s...


Dead humpback whale washes up on beach in New Jersey

The Public Works Department is on the scene on 20th Street evaluating. Staffers will take samples in an attempt to determine how the whale died, Schoelkopf said...


Arctic Ice Cover Reaches Second Lowest Minimum on Record

September, you see, is when Arctic sea ice naturally declines to its annual minimum each year, after months of summer warmth and unbroken sunlight. "It is har...


The Syrian Ceasefire's Humanitarian Crisis

Overall, 600,000 Syrians are living in besieged or hard-to-reach areas, according to the United Nations. Opening channels for humanitarian access is a key p...


Merkel and Hollande meet in Paris about EU's future

The leaders of the two largest economies in the EU once the United Kingdom leaves were meeting ahead of a summit in Bratislava where European countries aim to s...


Four Things to Know About Renho Murata-Japan's First Female Opposition Leader

The mother of twins, Murata has also vowed to provide free pre-school childcare in a country where women find it hard to hold down full-time jobs because of chi...


Rainfall forecasts drop as Tropical Storm Julia 'meanders'

Between 3-6 inches of rain could fall with local amounts of 10 inches. Tropical Storm Julia is making for a rainy Wednesday for sections of north Florida, G...


Cespedes, Lugo lead Mets to 10-3 win over Braves

NY experienced a temporary roadblock Saturday night when they lost in 10 innings, but they didn't let that loss fester. "We know we can play with them", manag...


Carpool Karaoke With Apple CEO Tim Cook

The 32 GB iPhone 7 will retail for US$649, the same starting price as the iPhone 6 while the 32 GB iPhone 7 Plus will cost US$769. It will also be available i...


Ceasefire deal | Syrian government 'approves' US-Russia truce deal: state media

The aftermath of a purported Assad-regime airstrike on the rebel-held city of Idlib on Saturday. Earlier, Turkey and a key Syrian opposition group pledged on ...


Musk: SpaceX fireball probe uncovering 'complex failure'

He says it may have come from the rocket or something else. He also said he appreciated support and advice from NASA, the U.S. Air Force and the Federal Aviat...


SpaceX accident 'most difficult and complex' in its history

Last week, Musk said attention was being focused on the upper-stage oxygen tank. He added that there was "no apparent heat source" and engineers were not pres...


Louisiana governor asks Congress for $2B for flood recovery

These flood events have occurred during the same period that also recorded 10 consecutive months of new monthly global air temperature records, with July 2016 r...


Green party's Jill Stein lands in wrong OH city for campaign event

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein touched on jobs and racial justice during her stop in Cincinnati Sunday afternoon. "It's time to end endless wa...


Experts laud Chinese efforts to save giant panda

Four out of six great ape species are now Critically Endangered, only one step away from going extinct, with the remaining two also under considerable threat of...


LG V20 First Look and Tour!

Also offered on the rear cameras is Steady Record 2.0, which uses electronic image stabilization to reduce shaking while you're recording video. LG is also ...


Asteroid Bennu getting first visitor in billions of years

But there's one thing worth making clear about this step of the mission: when the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft actually does collect an asteroid sample in July 2020,...