• How to Watch the Eclipse Safely
How to Watch the Eclipse Safely

In an arc from OR to SC, 10 states will be in the path of totality , experiencing total darkness. It doesn't seem like the total solar eclipse will affect your pets so much, but because of the darkness, it may affect wildlife in the area.

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  • Here's Where You Can Catch the Solar Eclipse in Chicago
Here's Where You Can Catch the Solar Eclipse in Chicago

Those glasses have become hot commodities, especially since Amazon recalled glasses sold on the site that don't meet safety standards . They'll be handing out glasses this week in Chicago. and 5:30-9 p.m. You can pick up a pair at Baderbrau in the South Loop (2515 S. Wabash Ave.), the National Museum of Mexican Art (1852 W. 19th St.) and the D...

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  • Taylor Swift Wins $1 In Groping Trial Against DJ David Mueller
Taylor Swift Wins $1 In Groping Trial Against DJ David Mueller

According to Swift, Mueller groped her backside while the photo was being taken. Swift, 27, countersued for assault and battery, and the cases were heard together during a week-long trial in a Denver federal court, where Mueller's slander allegations were dismissed on Friday due to a lack of evidence.

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  • Google Allo Now Available For Desktop Users
Google Allo Now Available For Desktop Users

Google Allo for the web is fine, but not all feature will work here. The Allo web app looks set to launch with the app now displaying a link to " Allo for Web " now appearing in the sidebar of the app. Google Allo on the web works pretty much like WhatsApp on the web: it is a mirror of the phone application As such, one is able to chat...

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  • Undergrad student leads scientists to discover almost 100 unknown volcanoes
Undergrad student leads scientists to discover almost 100 unknown volcanoes

Geologists think the region, which sits two kilometres below ice in west Antarctica, will dwarf east Africa's volcanic ridge , which is rated as the world's densest concentration of volcanoes. This story originally appeared on The Independent . Researchers said there is a volcano every 4,800 square miles. The cones they found were compared to...

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  • Transplanting Pig Organs Into Humans Could Happen In The Near Future
Transplanting Pig Organs Into Humans Could Happen In The Near Future

Pigs have always been thought to be excellent candidates for transplants due to similar sizes between their organs and ours. EGenesis Inc is a USA biotech firm working on trying to make animal-to-human organ transplant safe and effective.

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  • Amazon and Best Buy will be retail launch partners for Essential Phone
Amazon and Best Buy will be retail launch partners for Essential Phone

The amount of funding wasn't a surprise - reports that the company had raised $300 million have trickled out since June - but the company just disclosed the investors in the round, which includes Amazon, on Wednesday. The funding news was a much-needed breath of fresh air for the still-mysterious startup. The release date itself is still somew...

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  • Stargazers Enjoy Lunar Eclipse Across Parts of Europe and Asia
Stargazers Enjoy Lunar Eclipse Across Parts of Europe and Asia

Channel your inner science teacher . Eclipses happen when the moon passes through the Earth's shadow and does a sexy peek-a-boo for the earthlings watching it. This eclipse is special for a couple of reasons: (1) It is the first total solar eclipse visible from the continental United States since 1979 and (2) The last total solar eclipse ...

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  • Google cuts up to $200 off its Pixel phones
Google cuts up to $200 off its Pixel phones

The Galaxy Note 8 and the iPhone 8 have been dominating headlines for months, but the floodgates finally opened for Google's Pixel 2 over the past week. On Pixel 2, it covers only about 20%. The Google Pixel 2 will likely be unveiled in October. It turned out this information was indeed right when the live photograph of the Pixel 2 made headl...

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  • Tesla seeks $1.5 billion junk bonds issue to fund Model 3 production
Tesla seeks $1.5 billion junk bonds issue to fund Model 3 production

Beyond the Model 3 production ramp, Tesla also intends to expand support infrastructure, including its Supercharger and service networks to accommodate a larger customer base. "Obviously, that's like the promised land right there". Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd.

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  • Australian Teen's Feet Eaten by Mystery Sea Creatures
Australian Teen's Feet Eaten by Mystery Sea Creatures

His father has since posted a sickening video of the creatures - scooped out of the water with a net and believed to be sea lice - feasting on chunks of raw meat. A pool of blood was formed on the floor at the hospital when his legs were wiped. "I collected these unusual creatures from the same spot last night by trapping them in a net and stan...

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  • Toyota and Mazda play Trump's card
Toyota and Mazda play Trump's card

Shifting production of those cars out of a plant in Canada is going to enable Toyota to boost output of RAV4 crossovers. The companies expect the plant to begin operations by 2021. The companies said their collaboration will respect their mutual independence and equality. Toyota is also courting compact vehicle maker Suzuki Motor Corp.to co...

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  • Steph Curry trades three-pointers for par threes
Steph Curry trades three-pointers for par threes

Even if he plays a spectacular round, it's tough to imagine him keeping pace with people who golf week in and week out to make a living. Doubters of Curry can also bet against him to make the cut at -5000, but means they would have to bet $500 to win just $10 should their result come through.

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  • Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new European Union sanctions over Siemens case
Russian deputy minister blacklisted in new European Union sanctions over Siemens case

The Russian Energy Ministry said Saturday that it is legally groundless for the European Union (EU) to sanction two of its officials over spats around Siemens turbine supply. The three persons were added to the sanctions list for their responsibility in supplying Crimea with gas turbines from Russian Federation. "In order to use the USA gas it is...

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  • British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction'
British model 'kidnapped in Milan for Dark Web auction'

The British Foreign Office said only that it is providing consular support to a British woman in Milan and that it is in touch with local authorities. Police say it is unclear whether he had really abducted the victims or invented them for the auction . Herba allegedly offered the model's freedom in exchange for about USD$60,000 (A$75,000) a...

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  • How visible will the August 21 solar eclipse be in your area?
How visible will the August 21 solar eclipse be in your area?

Did you know that a total solar eclipse will be visible in parts of the United States on Monday, August 21st, 2017? Around 88 percent of the sun will be covered by the moon near the Canadian border. "We're going 24/7", says Lewin. NASA has only approved eclipse glasses from a few companies. The concern is that scammers appear to be sellin...

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  • Microsoft removes Windows phone keyboard for iPhones
Microsoft removes Windows phone keyboard for iPhones

After launching a so-called "experiment" to bring the Windows Phone typing experience to other platforms; Microsoft has officially canned the project. Born out of its experimental Garage arm, Word Flow was built for one reason: speed. The app is available through Apple's ( aapl ) online app store.

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  • Some Attendees Are Now Suing Developer Niantic Over Pokemon Go Fest
Some Attendees Are Now Suing Developer Niantic Over Pokemon Go Fest

Though the event was held in Chicago, numerous loyal Pokémon Go players came from out of state, and even as far as out of the country. A group of Pokemon Go players who attended Pokemon Go Fest in Chicago's Grant Park have filed a class-action suit against Niantic Labs , hoping to recoup travel expenses.

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  • Charges filed against Obduila Sanchez in connection with fatal crash
Charges filed against Obduila Sanchez in connection with fatal crash

If convicted, Sanchez could face more than 13 years in state prison. Sanchez is now in the Merced County Jail on charges of vehicular manslaughter while under the influence and DUI. The driver was wearing a seatbelt but not the two girls, the California Highway Patrol said. Obdulia Sanchez was driving home after picking up Seja to spend time wi...

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  • Samsung Electronics' record earnings see it overtake Apple
Samsung Electronics' record earnings see it overtake Apple

Samsung C&T on Wednesday said in its regulatory filing that it posted 255 billion won ($227.5 million) in operating profit in the second quarter ended June, up 44 percent from the same period previous year. Looking ahead, Samsung said its third quarter profit may decline as its upcoming launch of the latest iteration of the Galaxy Note series wou...

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  • Toyota reportedly set to release fast-charging, long-range electric cars by 2022
Toyota reportedly set to release fast-charging, long-range electric cars by 2022

Quoting the newspaper, Automotive News says the battery will be used in an all-electric vehicle that will be based on a new platform and will arrive in the beginning of the next decade, most likely in 2022. This gives it both a lower chance of overheating and a higher energy density, which should theoretically allow a vehicle to travel much great...

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  • Android O is almost complete as the final developer preview rolls out
Android O is almost complete as the final developer preview rolls out

Remember, Android O will be version 8.0 of Google's mobile operating system, and it follows Android Nougat from last summer . For MobileSyrup readers who are enrolled in the Android Beta Program , you should see a notification prompting you to update to DP4 soon.

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  • Ford Mustang Reaches 60 MPH In Under 4.0 Seconds
Ford Mustang Reaches 60 MPH In Under 4.0 Seconds

The Continental GT Speed does the sprint in 3.9 seconds, thanks to a massive 6.0-liter twin-turbo W12 engine with 633 hp and 620 lb-ft of torque. Even the EcoBoost-equipped Mustang gets a boost in power on the strip. The Drag Strip mode setting optimizes torque, and transmission to achieve the new acceleration, and hits that sub-four second t...

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  • Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel
Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel

Holdings Inc., Japan's biggest utility, released images on Saturday of mounds of black rock and sand-like substances at the bottom of the No. 3 reactor containment vessel at Fukushima, which is likely to contain melted fuel, according to Takahiro Kimoto, an official at the company.

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  • Is Will the Villain of STRANGER THINGS Season 2?
Is Will the Villain of STRANGER THINGS Season 2?

And Stranger Things is among the list of shows that fans were eagerly awaiting new footage for. It seems that the Upside down is not gone when the series returns. It is also obvious that young Will is still suffering from his horrific experiences in season 1 and things are still haunting him from the inside. Mike, Will, Lucas, and Dustin have res...

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  • Branden Grace Made History at the Open Championship
Branden Grace Made History at the Open Championship

By the time Grace had finished his round, he had soared up 43 spots on the leaderboard to four-under overall for second place, two shots adrift of American leader Jordan Spieth . To make matters even more incredible, Grace did this after shooting 74 the round before during some brutally bad weather. There have been plenty of 63s shot in major to...

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  • General Electric weighs on Wall Street
General Electric weighs on Wall Street

Jeffrey Bornstein, GE's chief financial officer, defended the timeline in an interview and said the company would have to "play through" any uncertainty created by a review that includes "testing everything we believe". Third Point LLC has called on Honeywell to explore selling or splitting off its aerospace business. During its second quarter, G...

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  • Nintendo Switch's online app is available for your phone now
Nintendo Switch's online app is available for your phone now

The app shall then serve as the hub for interactive capabilities such as voice chat . You play as one of the squid-human race of Inklings whose ink-swimming and shooting powers make them uniquely suited to raising technicolored hell. Good to know. So what can I use the app for? Stay fresh - because Splatoon 2 launches worldwide on July 21st. ...

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  • Google's fearless new friendless feed
Google's fearless new friendless feed

Google's feed results will prioritize relevance over timeliness, which can allow a user to discover missed stories of interest from the past. "You'll spend less time and energy trying to keep up with your interests and more time enjoying and cultivating them", Google said.

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  • Some OnePlus 5 Owners Plagued By Rebooting Bug When Dialing 911
Some OnePlus 5 Owners Plagued By Rebooting Bug When Dialing 911

The short video shows Morrelli's OnePlus 5 abruptly rebooting when he dials 911 . Users in the United Kingdom are also reporting that trying to dial emergency services in that country (999) also results in a reboot. "Confirmed! I had to call 911 after a vehicle in front of me flipped over". The most severe issue to date concerns the display , w...

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