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There's finally a board game powered by Amazon Alexa

Your next family game night could include Amazon Alexa.  Game manufacturer Sensible Objects has released When in Rome, the first board game to incorporate Alexa.  Through your Amazon Echo device, Alexa teaches you the rules, keeps track of the score, and guides you through the game.  The game is pretty …

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Nature’s greatest marvel is dying

WHEN it was first measured in the 1800s, Jupiter’s Great Red Spot was an enormous four times bigger than the Earth. Then, when the space probe Voyager 2 hurtled past in 1979, it was seen to be a little more than twice the size of our planet. Now under the …

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Call to counter China’s killer missile

IT’s another example of the game of military leapfrog played every since the first caveman hefted a rock. Others immediately start looking for a better weapon. It’s happening again. The United States is concerned it has lost the technological edge when it comes to a new arena of warfare: hypervelocity …

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Twitter trolls are using the latest iOS bug to crash iPhones

Twitter’s iPhone app is crashing for many people because of an iOS bug.Image: brittany herbert/mashable By Karissa Bell2018-02-19 00:11:51 UTC It looks like trolls are exploiting the latest iPhone bug to make life very difficult for Twitter users. Earlier in the week, yet another iPhone-crashing iOS bug surfaced. For some …

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‘That looks crazy’

UNLIKE most UFO stories, this one appears to have substance. On October 25, a strange craft was seen — in broad daylight — flying amid the heavy traffic of the United States’ air corridors above the state of Oregon. Pilots radioed in reports of an aircraft flying outside registered flight …

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‘You’ll be able to live forever by 2050’

“IF YOU’RE under 40 reading this article, you’re probably not going to die unless you get a nasty disease.” Those are the words of esteemed futurologist Dr Ian Pearson, who believes humans are very close to achieving “immortality” — the ability to never die, reports The Sun. Humans have been …

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