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November 2, 2017 4:00 PM New Orangutan Species Identified in Indonesian Rain Forest

Orangutans are an endangered species, with populations in some areas critically endangered. The new species, Pongo tapanuliensis, or the Tapanuli orangutan, was described as living only in an area of forest about 425 square miles in size. The team researching the Tapanuli orangutan contends that it’s the most endangered of all surviving great apes, with only about 4932

October 25, 2017 8:14 PM Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect, and that makes me sad

Robbing the Xbox of its eyes and ears makes it a lesser platform. Microsoft is no longer building any Kinect devices for consoles or PCs, writes Fast Co. Design. Since their 2010 introduction on the Xbox 360 and through major updates for Xbox One and PC, the sensors combined a depth-sensing camera, a regular video camera, and a microphone array into a device 212

October 25, 2017 6:05 PM Kayentapus ambrokholohali: 200 Million-Year-Old Mega-Carnivore Dinosaur Discovered in Southern Africa

Two hundred million years ago, in the early Jurassic, a giant carnivore roamed what is now Southern Africa. It left tracks in the mud, which hardened and became the first proof that giant, T. Rex-like predators lived in that era. The newly-discovered dinosaur, called Kayentapus ambrokholohali, was estimated to be 9 meters long, or 30 feet, or a little 189

October 19, 2017 2:41 PM Google celebrates Nobel-winning astrophysicist S Chandrasekhar's birth anniversary with doodle

LONDON: Thursday's Doodle celebrates the 107th birth anniversary of Indian American astrophysicist Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, who won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 for his theory on the evolution of stars. Born in Lahore, Pakistan in 1910, Chandra was a child prodigy. He published his first paper and developing his theory of star evolution before 172

October 16, 2017 4:00 AM Canon adds a DSLR-size sensor to its most stylish pocket camera

Canon is taking the image sensor used in its best prosumer camera — the 80D — and putting it in an all new, more portable shooter called the Powershot G1X Mark III. Featuring a built-in 24-72mm, f2.8-5.6 zoom lens, the new camera hits the shelves in November and will cost $1,299. The G1X Mark III is simultaneously an evolution of the Powershot G1X lineup 97

October 7, 2017 4:49 PM Jurassic World Evolution Game Details Are Here Thanks to Frontier’s Live Stream

Those that were eager to find out more about on the upcoming Jurassic World Evolution game had some major questions answered during the 2017 Frontier Expo Livestream today. Although not the only focus of the stream, Frontier devs sat down and discussed more of what players can expect when Jurassic World Evolution comes out in the Summer of 2018. Frontier 86

October 7, 2017 2:38 AM AOL Instant Messenger to say goodbye

The chat platform will be discontinued on December 15, said a company spokesperson AOL announced on Friday that it is discontinuing its pioneering Instant Messenger chat platform after 20 years of service. An article on AOL’s website posted Friday says AOL Instant Messenger will be discontinued on December 15. In a blog post, a spokesperson for AOL’s 100

October 4, 2017 3:04 PM Pixel, iPhone, Galaxy, oh my! Why pay a premium when every phone runs the same apps?

When you start talking about a $400 to $600 difference in price, the mystique and perceived advantages of a brand and OS platform look a bit silly when they all run the same applications. We've managed to merge all of the worst aspects of a secular new year festival with the Super Bowl. We celebrate the bounty of product shipment in the arena of combat 109

September 25, 2017 9:05 PM Arsenal rely on set pieces, Lacazette to take 2-0 victory over West Brom

LONDON -- Three quick thoughts from Arsenal's 2-0 Premier League win over West Bromwich Albion at the Emirates on Monday night. They say the sign of a good side is "winning without playing well," but few Arsenal fans will be fervently discussing the quality of their side on their way home on Monday. This was a nervous and unconvincing performance from the home side, who relied 157

September 20, 2017 4:07 AM Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year winners announced

PHOTOGRAPHERS across the planet have captured brilliant images of galaxies far, far away as part of the 2017 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017- Stars and Nebulae: Artem Mironov (Russia) with The Rho Ophiuchi Clouds (Winner and Overall Winner)Tis shot depicts the vibrant blues and pinks 179