NASA releases first audio of mini-helicopter's flight on Mars

NASA released the first audio recording from one its Ingenuity helicopter's flights on Mars on Friday. The Perseverance rover, which landed on Mars in February with the mini-helicopter on board, recorded the audio with a microphone on Ingenuity's fourth flight at the end of April, the US space agency said. It is both the first ...

6:10 pm Et May 8, 2021

Twitter tells users to be nice and think twice before replying

Twitter will now prompt users to review and revise "potentially harmful or offensive" replies. The social media platform, which has often faced criticism over abusive user behaviour, tested ...

6:10 pm Et May 6, 2021

Reuters: Boeing faces new hurdle in 737 MAX electrical grounding issue

U.S. air safety officials have asked Boeing Co to supply fresh analysis and documentation showing numerous 737 MAX subsystems would not be affected by electrical grounding issues first ...

9:30 pm Et May 5, 2021

Trump Launches New Communications Platform

Former US President Donald Trump has launched a new communications platform that enables him to share comments and content with the rest of the world months after he ...

10:54 am Et May 5, 2021

EU accuses Apple of antitrust breach over App Store rules

European Union regulators are accusing Apple of violating the bloc’s antitrust rules, alleging that the company distorts competition for music streaming through rules for its App Store. The ...

3:30 pm Et April 30, 2021

China's Huawei says sales down 16.5% amid US sanctions

Embattled Chinese tech giant Huawei said Wednesday first-quarter revenue fell after it sold its lower-priced Honor smartphone brand, but profitability improved. Sales declined 16.5% from a year earlier ...

9:55 pm Et April 28, 2021

Netflix finishes first quarter 2021 with 208 million paid memberships

Netflix finished its first quarter 2021 with 208 million paid memberships, up 14 percent year over year, the world's leading streaming entertainment service announced Tuesday. Netflix also posted ...

11:40 pm Et April 21, 2021

France launches COVID pass for travel to its overseas territories

France has launched a COVID health pass to allow travel to and from its overseas territories, and eventually to other EU countries. It will allow vaccinated citizens, those ...

5:45 pm Et April 20, 2021

Mercedes rolls out luxury electric car in duel with Tesla

Daimler AG on Thursday unveiled a battery-powered counterpart to its top Mercedes-Benz luxury sedan as German carmakers ramp up their challenge to electric upstart Tesla. The EQS is the first Mercedes-Benz vehicle to be built on a framework designed from the start as an electric car, rather than using components from an internal-combustion vehicle. Mercedes ...

9:45 pm Et April 17, 2021

Turkey bans payment with cryptocurrencies, citing transaction risks

Turkey's central bank on Friday prohibited the use of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin for purchases, citing transaction risks. The ban will be effective as of April 30, the ...

5:36 pm Et April 16, 2021
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