Science


Tesla now 2nd largest automaker as competitors' sales falter
- April 05, 2017

That puts its market cap at about $53 billion, well in excess of GM's $50 billion. Investors are seeing the fact that by the looks of it, Tesla will have a better growth potential in the future too. Shares of Tesla surged 6% Monday, driving the company's market cap past rival Ford for the very first time . This news, first reported by Bloomberg , comes a day after Tesla reported a record number of vehicle deliveries in 2017's first quarter. (more...)
Red Sox sink Pirates to win season opener
- April 05, 2017

I can hear all the sabermetric guys going insane. I just go out there, play well, and the main goal is to win. The game was rematch of last year's AL wild card playoff, won by Toronto 5-2 on an 11th-inning home run by Edwin Encarnacion. Look for Cole to bounce back against the Braves at home on Saturday. The team hopes that he can pitch again by June. The Pirates starter , who had been pitching brilliantly, melted down in a hurry and Benintendi finished him off by turning on a 98 miles per ... (more...)
Grab the Samsung Galaxy S8 weather app widget for your Galaxy S7
- April 04, 2017

Apple iPhone sales benefited with the Note device line-up taken off the market. Samsung decided to make both models a curved smartphone, which means this year your only choice is the size, and not a curved or a flat display. Long referred to as "Projet Valley", the handset now looks like it could get the "Galaxy X" moniker. All of the usual Edge features are present on this family of devices this year. (more...)
New Samsung Gear VR and Controller Coming for $129 New Samsung Gear VR and Controller Coming for $129
- March 30, 2017

The Galaxy S8 and S8 + has a HDR certified display , which should give the best color and contrast for video content. The S8 will also be able to double as computer with its 10 nanometer processor and connect to any desktop screen . Samsung also revealed Bixby, a smart voice assistant to rival Apple's Siri and Google's Assistant. While the Galaxy S8 and Bixby do make use of voice commands, this conveniently located button is designed for quick launch of Bixby and especially ... (more...)
Trump tosses Obama's 'clean' energy plan, embraces coal
- March 29, 2017

Nothing President Donald Trump signed Tuesday is going to bring them back. He also said that his administration was going to "end the war on coal". His order opens up federal lands to new coal leases, which the Obama administration froze. (more...)
Women's Final Four set with UConn, Stanford, Miss. State, SC
- March 29, 2017

South Carolina's nERD of 14.18 at this point in the tournament ranks 59th of the 72 Final Four teams since 2000. Kentucky guard Malik Monk had just knocked down the second of his two 3-pointers inside the final 40 seconds, this one with 7.2 seconds remaining. (more...)