• OUT OF THE VAULT: 1979 total eclipse wows Eastern Oregon
OUT OF THE VAULT: 1979 total eclipse wows Eastern Oregon

You can order solar eclipse viewing glasses off websites like Amazon , just make sure they have the certification information with a designated ISO 12312-2 worldwide standard. Retailers including REI, Walmart , and Best Buy have sold of their eclipse glasses online. Here are some local places to grab the special glasses so you can avoid the...

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  • Guam fliers offer emergency tips for missile strike
Guam fliers offer emergency tips for missile strike

As BBC defence correspondent Jonathan Marcus notes, any North Korean attack against the USA or its allies in the current context could quickly spiral into a wider war - and we have to assume the Kim Jong-un regime is not suicidal. "If you hear the sirens, tune into local media - radio, print, television - for further instructions", she said. Desp...

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  • Netflix Strikes a Blow at Disney by Snagging Shonda Rhimes
Netflix Strikes a Blow at Disney by Snagging Shonda Rhimes

The 47-year-old executive producer of hit shows including " Grey's Anatomy ", " Scandal " and " How to Get Away with Murder " has inked a lucrative new multi-year deal for her ShondaLand production company to produce new series and projects for the streaming behemoth.

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  • Nintendo Faces Lawsuit over Switch Joy-cons
Nintendo Faces Lawsuit over Switch Joy-cons

Since the time of its inception, it has sold 4.7 million units of the console. Although the patent looks similar to Nintendo Switch's design, controllers of the Switch aren't connected via a "flexible bridge", as pointed out by Mashable .

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  • Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August
Nokia 5 to be Sold Offline in India Starting from 15 August

It is worth adding that Nokia 5 went up for pre-booking last month from authorized retail stores. While initially only Matte Black model will be available, Silver, Tempered Blue and Copper models will be available in the coming weeks. It has 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory which is expandable to 128GB via microSD card. Nokia 5 offers pure ...

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  • LG unveils UI features of V30 smartphone
LG unveils UI features of V30 smartphone

LG V10 and V20. Through its Always-On function, the smartphone will continuously display key information on the screen by using a minimum amount of power, helping users activate Bluetooth, WiFi, the camera and light, LG said. Its camera mode will be upgraded to give any shutterbug professional quality photography capabilities. The V30 will st...

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  • Unlucky In Love! Justin Bieber Gets Knock Back From Woman On Instagram
Unlucky In Love! Justin Bieber Gets Knock Back From Woman On Instagram

This is not the first time Bieber has searched for a mystery girl on Instagram. " Justin Bieber just messaged the gym that I work at and asked who I was hahahaha WTF". Jessica then tweeted pics of her and her boyfriend looking super couple-y, saying: " I've got everything I need right here ". In December 2015 he posted a photo of a girl and cap...

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  • Lake Mead Recreational Area holding solar eclipse viewing party
Lake Mead Recreational Area holding solar eclipse viewing party

From noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St., will hold an AWS Special Abilities and Solar Eclipse Preparation Day for people with disabilities and for the general public. Solar eclipse glasses are flying off the shelves . In news that surprises no one, demand for eclipse glasses has spiked, given the attention of the upcomin...

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  • Amazon recalling some solar eclipse glasses week before event
Amazon recalling some solar eclipse glasses week before event

At least a dozen KGW viewers said they received notices from Amazon Saturday. The Great American Eclipse, the first solar eclipse visible in all of America since 1979, is coming up fast. According to eclipse2017.org, the material for safe viewing glasses is cheap and readily available through astronomical supply houses and at their website.

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  • Three more freedom fighters killed in Kashmir
Three more freedom fighters killed in Kashmir

Reports from the village said stone-pelting protesters clashed with the security forces in the village to break the cordon around the village. Director General of Police (DGP) Dr S P Vaid has confirmed the death of all the three holed up militants in the encounter.

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  • The fallout over that Google diversity memo rages on
The fallout over that Google diversity memo rages on

She concluded that there was no truth in Dimore's suggestion that there is a biological reason there are fewer women in tech leadership. Memegen, an internal forum that uses images overlaid with amusing captions, was filled with irreverent posts that openly mocked how an email discussing the memo from Sundar Pichai, Google's chief executive, ha...

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  • Elon Musk and Amber Heard overcome distance to be together in Australia
Elon Musk and Amber Heard overcome distance to be together in Australia

The session, which featured a gleaming blue Model 3 on display, was part of a four-day debt-marketing extravaganza, which included an invitation from Musk for investors to tour the company's assembly plant. That's according to Consumer Edge Research LLC senior analyst, Jamie Albertine, whose comments to The Street came after Tesla's recen...

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  • Solar eclipse 2017: Here's how to view it without special glasses
Solar eclipse 2017: Here's how to view it without special glasses

Most of the time it's a partial eclipse where only a portion of the sun is covered. During the viewing event , it's a good idea to bring a chair, hat, and water as it may be a warm day. Don't expect to see this natural phenomenon with the naked eye. However, many people have fallen victim to phone eclipse glasses that won't actually prote...

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  • Chris Hadfield weighs in on the Perseid meteor shower
Chris Hadfield weighs in on the Perseid meteor shower

Met Eireann predict that skies will be clear for Irish star-gazers to see the celestial fireworks display. Robin Scagell, vice president of the Society for Popular Astronomy, said he was still hopeful of a good display. The Perseids are called so because the point from which they appear to hail (called the radiant) lies in the constellation Perse...

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  • The world's best Dota 2 players have been defeated by a bot
The world's best Dota 2 players have been defeated by a bot

While this was a less complex, 1v1 battle, OpenAI is working on another bot that could play against and alongside humans in a larger 5v5 battle. As part of a special demonstration for the crown, the OpenAI bot defeated Dendi easily in the first of three rounds, with the victor being the first to two kills or destroying an in-game tower.

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  • Map shows states predicted to have clear sky during total solar eclipse
Map shows states predicted to have clear sky during total solar eclipse

Wilson, warned that professional astronomers would be congregating near established observatories in NY and CT, and that it would be "important therefore that amateurs all along the path of the total eclipse should do all that they can to obtain records of the phenomena of the eclipse" in the event that bad winter weather clouded the observatories'...

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  • Prepare for Hong Kong, Operation Blood Orchid Confirmed for Rainbow Six Siege
Prepare for Hong Kong, Operation Blood Orchid Confirmed for Rainbow Six Siege

This is the second update in the game's year 2 content, and will be coming to players of the game on all platforms on August 29th. The developer temporarily postponed the regular season updates earlier this year in order to launch Operation Health, a series of updates created to fix the various bugs and server issues that do affect the game.

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  • LG V30 Plus with 128GB tipped to launch alongside regular model
LG V30 Plus with 128GB tipped to launch alongside regular model

Tech Radar reported that Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and LG V30 Plus will go on sale on three local carriers on September 15, making it hard for customers to narrow down to a single device. Moreover, both phones will have the same display, processor, RAM, cameras, battery and IP68 rating. Well, we are just doing guesswork here. While the LG V30 is ...

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  • Trump Speaks to Guam Governor About... Tourism?
Trump Speaks to Guam Governor About... Tourism?

A member of Trump's Republican Party, Calvo insisted during the two men's call that "I have never felt more safe or so confident with you at the helm", according to his office. "Please say hello to the people of Guam". "It's paradise", Calvo said. Meanwhile, public safety officials on the island on Friday distributed a pamphlet advising residen...

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  • Mum asks for Facebook group to reschedule solar eclipse
Mum asks for Facebook group to reschedule solar eclipse

During a solar eclipse, the moon passes directly in front of the sun, blocking some or all of its light from reaching Earth. The sky becomes very dark, as if it were night. "The little spaces between your fingers will project a grid of small images on the ground, showing the sun as a crescent during the partial phases of the eclipse".

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  • Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers
Leaked Email Reveals HBO in Negotiations With Hackers

According to Variety and The Hollywood Reporter , HBO termed it as " bug bounty payment", calling it part of a programme where ethical hackers were rewarded for finding technical shortcomings, and bringing them to HBO's attention. It is likely that HBO was trying to not have anything leaked out in public. HBO has declined to comment on the mat...

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  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street

The firm owned 106,315 shares of the company's stock at the end of the second quarter. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.'s revenue was up.1% on a year-over-year basis. The company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.59 by $0.17. The business had revenue of $27.93...

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  • Hearing in Supreme Court to start on eve of Babri razing anniversary
Hearing in Supreme Court to start on eve of Babri razing anniversary

But the appellant counsel maintained their stand and said such practice was unheard of and suggested that the documents should be translated by an external agency. There were near acrimonious scenes during the hearing as several advocates attempted to speak simultaneously and commented on each other. The Sunni board is clearly unhappy with these ne...

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  • Why Eastwatch Could Be a Pivotal Location on Game of Thrones
Why Eastwatch Could Be a Pivotal Location on Game of Thrones

With Jon Snow meeting Daenerys Targaryen at Dragonstone in Game of Thrones season seven, there have been a lot of questions floating around, with the main one being: How exactly are Jon Snow and Daenerys related? As Uproxx points out, about two months ago, fans on Reddit predicted that actor Wilf Scolding would take on the role based ...

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  • View the Solar Eclipse from Quincy Hill
View the Solar Eclipse from Quincy Hill

The deepest part of the eclipse will be at 2:25 p.m. when just shy of 90 percent of the sun will be covered by the moon. With all the excitement about the Great American total solar eclipse expected to happen in just a few short weeks, it is important to remember that even our pets are going to experience the rare celestial event as well.

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  • Chevrolet Unveils 2018 Camaro ZL1 NASCAR Cup Race Car
Chevrolet Unveils 2018 Camaro ZL1 NASCAR Cup Race Car

Speaking to Automotive News , Chevy product head Mark Reuss said yesterday that the automaker is considering a cheaper, stripped-out Camaro SS to better compete with the Mustang GT. "We are thrilled to run Camaro in NASCAR next year, with the time-honored and track-tested ZL1 badge, and we're just as excited for our drivers, teams, fans and...

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  • China sends
China sends "unbreakable" quantum code from satellite

China is hitting the accelerator on space exploration with Chinese scientists becoming the first to send an "unbreakable" code from a satellite to the Earth. The satellite sent quantum keys up to 1,200km in the test, making it 20 times more efficient using optical fibre, according to Pan Jian-Wei, the experiment's lead scientist.

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  • Apple may launch a new 4-inch iPhone SE next year
Apple may launch a new 4-inch iPhone SE next year

A video uploaded on Thursday, August 10 offers a close-up with an alleged " iPhone 8" design dummy in " copper gold", potentially one of just three color options for Apple's upcoming flagship, AppleInsider says. Being that these were both prototype devices, this iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7S Plus video didn't give us a chance to see either device...

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  • No Man's Sky Multiplayer Arrives in Free Update to Game
No Man's Sky Multiplayer Arrives in Free Update to Game

Just over 12 months since launch, the game awaits its imminent Atlas Rises update-and Hello Games has now announced what we can expect. In Atlas Rising, players will find a brand new 30-hour story campaign, procedurally generated missions, and a weird sort of multiplayer mode that'll finally bring other players into the game.

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  • Skoda Kodiaq SUV Launched in India | Check Price, Features & Bookings
Skoda Kodiaq SUV Launched in India | Check Price, Features & Bookings

And while the Indian markets wait for these three vehicles from the Czech auto manufacturer, the company is mulling over bringing its recently launched SUV, Karoq, to India , reports quoting senior officials from the company stated. The design of the bumper is bold and aggressive while the squared wheel arches and the great roof rails give the Kod...

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"Details of 5.2" HTC U11 Life revised, pic included

Furthermore, the smartphone will ship with basically the same 5.2-inch full HD display as HTC 10 and HTC U11. It's actually the mid-range 5.2-incher known by the "Ocean Life" codename last month, which can best be described as a diminutive version of the 5.5-inch HTC U11 with watered-down specs.

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  • Tesla Wants To Test Autonomous Semi Without A Human Driver
Tesla Wants To Test Autonomous Semi Without A Human Driver

Reuters reported on two emails between Tesla and the Nevada DMV that spoke about this potential vehicle. Tesla is working on self-driving technology specifically tied to its forthcoming electric semi-truck plans, according to a Reuters report .

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  • Nintendo Switch Facing Lawsuit Over Its Tablet Design
Nintendo Switch Facing Lawsuit Over Its Tablet Design

Now Nintendo is gearing up to defend itself against another patent lawsuit, only this one is directed at the detachable Joy-Con controllers included in the box with every Switch . Nintendo has already been slowly coming out with new titles for the Switch as it also recently made its online services available to gamers. The Nintendo Switch will...

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  • Moto X4 renders and specs leaked again
Moto X4 renders and specs leaked again

A USB Type-C port along with a 3.5 mm headset jack will be present at the bottom. The backside of the smartphone has curved edges and there is round-shaped camera module that includes a dual-LED flash at the top and twin camera sensors. According to an image posted by Blass on Twitter, the camera in Moto X4 will come integrated with artificial ...

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  • Dark Arisen Finally Headed to Xbox One and PS4 — Dragon's Dogma
Dark Arisen Finally Headed to Xbox One and PS4 — Dragon's Dogma

The AI companions are known as Pawns and they'll fight independently, levelling up alongside the player's character while providing hints and strategies. Capcom has provided a release date for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of Dark Arisen , and they're set to arrive on October 3. Players get to choose between nine job classes for their...

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