• By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    GOOGLE SUED OVER FIRING SOFTWARE DEVELOPER FOR SPEAKING ABOUT DIVERSITY AND HARASSMENT

    A former Google employee sued the company for firing him back in November 2017 for making pro-diversity posts. Google, on its part,...

    Google
  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    WHATSAPP CO-FOUNDER POURS $50M INTO SIGNAL MESSENGER TO MAKE ENCRYPTED MESSAGING MORE ACCESSIBLE AND UBIQUITOUS

    WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton announced a $50 million investment in Signal as Open Whisper Systems is establishing the Signal Foundation....

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    NEST CAM IQ UPDATE MAKES THE INDOOR SECURITY CAMERA SMARTER WITH GOOGLE ASSISTANT SUPPORT

    Nest rolled out Google Assistant support to the Nest Cam IQ indoor security camera. The update will allow the device to understand...

    Google
  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    YOU CAN NOW UNLOCK OVERWATCH LEAGUE SKINS BY WATCHING MATCHES

    Fans will now be able to unlock Overwatch League skins just by watching matches on Twitch, MLG, or Overwatchleague.com. However, following...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    A WOMAN'S BLOATED STOMACH TURNED OUT TO BE SURGICAL SPONGES LEFT INSIDE HER FOR SEVERAL YEARS

    A woman told doctors that she had been suffering from a bloated stomach for three years. The discomfort was discovered to be caused...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    BLADE ROLLS OUT SHADOW CLOUD GAMING SERVICE IN CALIFORNIA: $35 SUBSCRIPTION FEE GIVES YOU ACCESS TO $2,000 PC

    Blade, a startup from France, has rolled out the Shadow cloud gaming platform in California. The 'Netflix for video games' service...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    DOCTORS REMOVE WORLD'S LARGEST BRAIN TUMOR IN 7-HOUR OPERATION

    A brain tumor weighing 1.8 kg had been removed from a 31-year old man in India. After checking medical texts, doctors said it was the...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    PAYDAY 2 ON NINTENDO SWITCH WILL GET ‘FUTURE CONTENT UPDATES,' DEVELOPERS CONFIRM

    Starbreeze Studios has now confirmed that the Nintendo Switch port of ‘Payday 2' is based on an older version of the game. It also...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    FORTNITE'S UPDATE 3.0.0 TO INTRODUCE TURBO BUILDING, AUTO CHANGE MATERIALS, AND MORE

    Epic Games posted the new details for 'Fortnite' update version 3.0.0. Players will be able to experience a quicker and better building...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    CANCER VACCINE: STEM CELLS PREVENTED DEVELOPMENT OF TUMORS IN MICE STUDY

    Induced pluripotent stem cells can train the body's immune system to attack or prevent the development of tumors. Researchers found...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    CERN TO PUT ANTIMATTER IN A MOVING TRUCK TO STUDY NEUTRON STARS

    A team of physicists from CERN is going to transport antimatter in a moving truck as part of an experiment. The antimatter road trip...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT UBER EXPRESS POOL, THE NEW CHEAPER SERVICE WITH A CATCH

    Uber rides are about to get much cheaper. The ride-hailing company has launched Express Pool in a handful of cities, which, with a...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    ANTIDEPRESSANTS WORK ON TREATING MAJOR DEPRESSION, NEW STUDY SAYS

    The largest study on the effectiveness of antidepressants has just been published, showing that they do work on treating major depressive...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY ON FIRE: NINTENDO SWITCH, PLAYSTATION 4, AND XBOX ONE ALL HAD A GREAT JANUARY 2018

    The video game industry started 2018 strong, with the three major consoles all booking strong sales for the first month of the year....

    Xbox, PlayStation
  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    INTEL ROLLS OUT SPECTRE FIXES FOR SKYLAKE, KABY LAKE, AND COFFEE LAKE CHIPS

    Spectre fixes for Skylake, Kaby Lake, and Coffee Lake processors have begun rolling out. Intel has shipped the microcode updates to...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    WHAT IT TAKES TO CHANGE BATTERIES: CUSTOMERS REPORT TERRIBLE EXPERIENCES WITH APPLE'S BATTERY REPLACEMENT PROGRAM

    Apple launched its iPhone battery replacement program after the company admitted that it was deliberately throttling older models to...

    iPhone, Apple
  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    AMAZON'S JEFF BEZOS BUILDING A CLOCK THAT WILL WORK FOR 10,000 YEARS

    Tech entrepreneur Jeff Bezos is building a giant 'millennial clock' inside a mountain in Texas. This clock of the Long Now Foundation...

    Tech
  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    CRITICAL UTORRENT BUGS ALLOW HACKERS TO SNOOP AND STEAL DOWNLOADS

    A Project Zero researcher found critical flaws in two uTorrent versions, which would leave users vulnerable to hacking and snooping....

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    BIGELOW TO LAUNCH TWO PRIVATE SPACE STATIONS AND SELL HOTEL RESERVATIONS IN SPACE

    Bigelow Aerospace has launched a new company called Bigelow Space Operations. It will look after the aspect of space commercialization...

  • By Tech Times   -   Feb 22, 2018

    DRINKING ONE SODA A DAY INCREASES RISK OF CANCER, SAYS STUDY

    Most Americans are addicted to drinking soda every day. A new study has found that drinking one soda a day can cause an increased risk...