• Britain's Prince Charles co-authors a book on climate change
Britain's Prince Charles co-authors a book on climate change

Ladybird produced a series of books for children in the 1960s and 1970s and has recently found renewed success with a range of humorous books for adults. Penguin publisher Rowland White has said that they were actually thinking of creating new Ladybird books for adults, and that Prince Charles's idea came at the ideal time.

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  • Jack Daniel's introduces whiskey-infused coffee for cheery mornings
Jack Daniel's introduces whiskey-infused coffee for cheery mornings

What Jack Daniel's whiskey would taste best should you want to add some to the Jack Daniel's coffee? The 8.8oz tins are available online at an RRP of US$21.95 and the 1.5oz gift bags at US$6.95. "There was a line of Jack Daniel's Coffees that incorporated Jack Daniel's flavoring into the grounds, rather than actual Tennessee whiskey". There is ...

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  • A Japanese spacecraft has spotted a massive gravity wave in Venus' atmosphere
A Japanese spacecraft has spotted a massive gravity wave in Venus' atmosphere

Several weeks after their initial observations, the bow had disappeared, so it isn't a permanent feature. Sequential images of a stationary, bow-shaped wave in the clouds of Venus. An enormous and ominous stationary object has been identified in Venus' atmosphere. (This isn't a gravitational wave, which is a ripple in space-time.) We have these w...

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  • United Kingdom to test Fiat Chrylser jeeps as emissions scandal grows
United Kingdom to test Fiat Chrylser jeeps as emissions scandal grows

However FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne has told reporters the software did not replicate the outlawed Volkswagen Group software which enabled its vehicles to meet emissions requirements while being tested in laboratories but then exceed them (with associated performance advantages) while being driven on the road.

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  • Scientists believe they've uncovered new information in D.B. Cooper hijacking case
Scientists believe they've uncovered new information in D.B. Cooper hijacking case

The team of amateur sleuths were given unprecedented access to the FBI's crime vault, the first time civilians have been allowed to do so in the bureau's history. "Somewhere between Seattle and Reno, a little after 8:00 p.m., the hijacker did the incredible: He jumped out of the back of the plane with a parachute and the ransom money".

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  • Incredible offer on Google`s Pixel, Pixel XL available on Snapdeal
Incredible offer on Google`s Pixel, Pixel XL available on Snapdeal

In comparison, Flipkart has listed the Google Pixel 32GB for Rs 57,000. Flipkart is now running a program on these phones and is offering a discount of up to Rs 23,000 on exchange . The Google-Assistant powered Pixel phones, recently launched in India have key features such as 64 hours battery life, dust and splash resistant feature, Corning Goril...

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  • Windows 10 Game Mode to Optimise PC Gaming Performance
Windows 10 Game Mode to Optimise PC Gaming Performance

Beyond the goal of "empowering the creators in all of us", Microsoft also aims to boost capabilities for business users with the coming Creators Update, Lefferts said yesterday. The feature is expected to become completely operational in the Windows 10 builds soon after. Microsoft introduces Windows 10 Creators Update at a Microsoft news conf...

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  • Mark Zuckerberg will testify in Oculus VR lawsuit this week
Mark Zuckerberg will testify in Oculus VR lawsuit this week

The lawsuit is valued at a whopping $2 billion, the same amount that Facebook bought Oculus for back in 2014. "ZeniMax will also present evidence of the Defendants' intentional destruction of evidence to cover up their wrongdoing", ZeniMax said in the statement.

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  • NASA release spectacular new image of Jupiter Great Red Spot
NASA release spectacular new image of Jupiter Great Red Spot

At the time of the picture, the spacecraft was about 458,800 kms from the planet. One particular feature of the red giant is the "Great Red Spot" which is a very big storm which has been blowing on the planet for more than three centuries and was also observed first by the great Galileo.

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  • Israel's Useless Boycott of the Paris Peace Conference
Israel's Useless Boycott of the Paris Peace Conference

French President Francois Hollande would meet Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas to brief him on the outcome in the coming weeks. Some diplomats have said the conference might send a message to Trump, to encourage him to back measures that bolster two states , and to reconsider a USA embassy move that would be interpreted as American acceptance ...

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  • Pauline Hanson
Pauline Hanson "Gifted" Tix Only 4 Days Before Trump's Inauguration Event

Pauline Hanson, the leader of Australia's populist anti-immigration party announced Monday she was invited to the inauguration ceremony of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump . Ambassador to the US Joe Hockey will be attending as Australia's representative. In November the right-wing politician had toasted Trump's election victory with champagne...

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  • Forecast: cloudy and cold Saturday evening
Forecast: cloudy and cold Saturday evening

The main batch of rain continues to move north, and is now more so in extreme southern Nebraska than northeast Kansas. A cold front will pass on Wednesday with a better chance of some showers. Clouds and winds from the northeast and east will keep Monday on the cool side with highs in the lower 40s. Ahead of our next system a warm air mass ar...

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  • Microsoft patents a foldable device that morphs from phone to tablet
Microsoft patents a foldable device that morphs from phone to tablet

Samsung, Apple, and others are also researching foldable smartphones. Microsoft has filed what might be called a "broad" patent, suggesting that this arrangement could be configured as both a desktop and mobile display, with connections to both an external display as well as an unexplained peripheral device.

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  • Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on the moon, dead at 82
Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on the moon, dead at 82

He piloted the Gemini 9 mission, alongside command pilot Tom Stafford, and was the second American to walk in space. Cernan , who was Commander of the Apollo 17 lunar mission, logged 566 hours and 15 minutes in space. After logging more than 5,000 hours, Captain Cernan was selected as one of fourteen astronauts for NASA's Gemini IX mission in ...

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  • Really! WhatsApp Denies Encrypted Messages Can Be Intercepted
Really! WhatsApp Denies Encrypted Messages Can Be Intercepted

The backdoor allows WhatsApp (Facebook) to change the encryption security key for undelivered encrypted messages and read them. Commenting on the development, Brian Acton, WhatsApp co-founder said on Reddit that the app provides a security notification feature.

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  • BT launches service to block nuisance calls
BT launches service to block nuisance calls

In order to get the new service, BT customers should contact the company now, or visit the dedicated Call Protect page . Although the BT blacklist will divert the top offending nuisance callers, for calls not captured by the technology, customers will be able compile their own personal blacklist, by adding individual unwanted numbers.

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  • Here's the most common password of 2016
Here's the most common password of 2016

The research team at Keeper analyzed over 10 million passwords available publicly thanks to data breaches. With the top 10 still dominated by the keyboard's top row, there's a clear need for more education on what makes a good password.

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  • Patriots overcome sloppy play to beat Texans, advance to AFC Title Game
Patriots overcome sloppy play to beat Texans, advance to AFC Title Game

Lewis became the first player in National Football League history to score on a run, a pass and a kickoff return in a postseason game. Lewis should get credit for having a rushing touchdown, receiving touchdown, and a kick return for a touchdown.

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  • Reliance Jio surpasses 72 million subscribers, continues to struggle with call drops
Reliance Jio surpasses 72 million subscribers, continues to struggle with call drops

Reliance Jio said "In view of the unprecedented customer response to Reliance Jio's services as well as address the anticipated growth in demand for digital services, additional investments are proposed to be made into the network to enhance its coverage and capacity".

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"Don't underestimate" Donald Trump - President Obama

By contrast, a slim majority, 51 percent, disapprove of his transition. At this stage of the transition, Obama had a soaring 83% approval rating with just 12% of respondents disapproving. Bush meanwhile held a 62 percent favorability rating and Bill ClintonBill ClintonTrump's favorability rating historically low, poll finds Dem boycotts of inau...

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  • Ford SA recalls its 1.6 litre Kuga model
Ford SA recalls its 1.6 litre Kuga model

Ford said it has received a total of 39 Kuga engine fire reports. "Based on current data, the fires are due to over-heating caused by a lack of cooling circulation which can lead to a cracking in the cylinder head and therefore an oil leak".

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  • Arsene Wenger believes Swansea City can avoid relegation
Arsene Wenger believes Swansea City can avoid relegation

There were 22 overseas players in the teams' line-ups as no Welshman started for Swansea and no Englishman for Arsenal . Were Swansea denied a penalty? The second half saw Arsenal come out with guns blazing, with a couple of unsafe efforts blocked in the 52nd minute before Aaron Ramsey latched onto a through-ball from Sanchez, but saw his ...

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  • Mobile app stores in China now require registration
Mobile app stores in China now require registration

The CAC's website claims the registration is a way of protecting users, stating that "Many apps have been found to spread illegal information, violate user rights or contain security risks". The courts have yet to address the complaints of the app purchasers, who allege that Apple prohibits app developers from selling iPhone apps through channels...

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  • Germany Hits Back at Donald Trump Over BMW Threat
Germany Hits Back at Donald Trump Over BMW Threat

When he was asked how the United States can bridge this imbalance, Mr Gabriel suggests they, "Build better cars". A BMW spokeswoman has stated that the BMW plant was planned for San Luis Potosi and would be used to build the 3 Series BMW starting in 2019.

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  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe won't feature any new race circuits
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe won't feature any new race circuits

This doesn't mean that the game won't be getting any, as they may be released as DLC after launch, but at launch, players will only be getting the revamped Battle Mode , new items , and characters. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will arrive exclusively for the Switch on April 28. Also, the game runs in 1080p when the Switch is docked, and 720p during t...

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  • SpaceX Launch Places Satellites in Orbit
SpaceX Launch Places Satellites in Orbit

About nine minutes after the rocket blasted off, to cheers from the control room, its jettisoned first stage landed upright on a so-called droneship in the Pacific Ocean south of Vandenberg - part of Spacex's effort to make boosters reusable.

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  • Apple AirPod ad campaign begins with limited product availability
Apple AirPod ad campaign begins with limited product availability

Apple posted three 15-second advertisements featuring AirPods . These ads were famous because the songs Apple used for them often charted on Billboard after they aired. Each video is black and white, except for the screens of the iPhones that make an appearance in two of the clips. Like mentioned earlier, Apple has been grappling with suppl...

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  • Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Features Revealed
Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Features Revealed

RAM capacity of the Samsung Galaxy S8 handset may be increased up to 8GB or 6GB from the current 4GB in Galaxy S7. The unnamed handset shown in the video has a high screen-to-body ratio, lacks a home button, and there is no sign of a fingerprint scanner.

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  • Nintendo Switch Price, games and Switch Pre Order news
Nintendo Switch Price, games and Switch Pre Order news

Breath of the Wild is now confirmed to release this coming March along with the upcoming Nintendo Switch . It seems that retailers don't yet know the exact number of consoles they'll be getting on launch day. That's precisely the feeling Nintendo is trying to capitalize on with the Switch . While the Wii U was never as bad as it was made o...

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  • Chainz Turns Down Invitation To Perform At Inauguration
Chainz Turns Down Invitation To Perform At Inauguration

However, the hip-hop star is going to make the Trumpster pay a grip. Trump voiced his opinion of musicians declining the event by saying "I want the PEOPLE!" So far NY dance company the Radio City Rockettes, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and 3 Doors Down have said they would be performing.

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