MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Google users worldwide are experiencing issues with the search engine and log-in, according to US Downdetector, a website that monitors outages throughout global Internet platforms.
A new harmful virus is going after naughty victims searching for porn online, or using any other sex-related website in the most unexpected, low-blow way.
August promises to be a month rife with near-Earth asteroid flybys: just a few days ago a giant celestial body, "bigger than the Empire State Building", was said to be moving toward our planet - and there's more to come.
The data evidence that pointed to the leviathan black hole was obtained from NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Observatory, which focused its lenses on a quasar named PSO167-13 – a tiny area around the aforementioned “greedy” high gravitation zone.
The saline waters of the legendary lake in the Middle East can be rated as one of the environments most unfit for life in the world. However, even there, without any carbon or oxygen, microorganisms might have found a way to survive by scavenging dead biomass.
Self-proclaimed daredevil and amateur engineer Mike Hughes is earning money as a limo driver but making headlines with his elevated aspirations. Last year, he flew 572 metres into the air in a garage-made rocket. Despite the hard landing, resulting in compressed vertebra, he now aims at a new milestone to conquer.
At the moment, numerous items can be found in orbit around Earth, including fuel tanks and nuclear-powered satellites launched by the US and the former Soviet Union, various bolts and tools dropped by spacewalking astronauts, and many other details, travelling at some 17,500 mph (over 28,000 km/h).
Announced at the Huawei Developer Conference, it is claimed to be faster and safer than Android, providing an alternative when Huawei can no longer access Google's Android ecosystem
Astronomers are using artificial intelligence to pinpoint the source of the radio shrieks which keep slamming into radio telescopes on Earth, spattering those instruments' detectors with confusing data.
A team from cybersecurity firm Checkpoint has demonstrated a vulnerability in Facebook’s WhatsApp, noting that it is possible to make it look as if a person had said something they did not.
A fiery tailed object popped up in the sky as a brand-new Air Force communications satellite sitting on an Atlas 5 rocket left the Florida launch pad to deliver new capacity for the US military’s diverse networks.
The event, if formally confirmed, is the seventh witnessed impact on Jupiter after the famed SL9, or Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9, similarly hit the gas titan in 1994, with the response of the planet’s surface later being studied with zeal by astronomers.
Scientists say that as well as technological simplicity and huge capabilities, the antenna benefits from being relatively small while its closed antenna output will help protect it from the rain, dust and wind.
After Apple and Google recently suspended their use of human transcribers for their respective Siri and Google Assistant services due to backlash for breaches of privacy, Microsoft’s Skype and Cortana appear to be experiencing similar problems.
After two exoplanets were discovered in the “Goldilocks zone” of the nearby red dwarf known as Teegarden’s star last month, two Israeli astrophysicists decided to check out their potential for actually harboring life and found that one could be close to Earth’s temperature, while the other might be closer to Mars’.
In late July, a 100-metre wide object, which would have caused massive devastation had it collided with the planet, came within 65,000 km of Earth’s surface.
Facebook-owned Instagram, which was hit by a spate of outages recently, operates chiefly as a separate business and was mostly spared the privacy backlash that its parent company has endured of late.
The Universe is believed to have been formed some 13.8 billion years ago; the Big Bang theory was first proposed by Belgian physicist Georges Lemaître, who suggested in 1927 that the expansion of the Universe could be traced back to a single point.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - While Apple has eased conditions for iOS applications developers, it still cannot be said that the company has ceased abusing its dominant position in the applications market, Kaspersky Lab anti-virus provider said in a statement on Thursday.
Scientists claim the magnetic North Pole is currently careening toward Siberia, which recently forced the Global Positioning System to update its software sooner than expected to account for the shift.