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Helping machines perceive some laws of physics

Researchers have designed a model that demonstrates an understanding of some basic 'intuitive physics' about how objects should behave. The model could be used to help build smarter artificial intelligence and, in turn, provide information to help scientists

DHL acquires stake in Link Commerce developed by MallforAfrica.com

DHL has acquired a minority stake in Link Commerce, a turn-key e-commerce company that grew out of MallforAfrica.com — a Nigerian digital-retail startup. Link Commerce offers a white-label solution for doing digital-sales in emerging markets. Retailers can

Vaya Africa launches electric ride-hail taxi network

Vaya Africa, a ride-hail mobility venture founded by Zimbabwean mogul Strive Masiyiwa, has launched an electric taxi service and charging network in Zimbabwe with plans to expand across the continent. The South Africa headquartered company has acquired a flee

Postponed French Open topics: Rafa's 20th? Serena's 24th?

If the French Open were being held as scheduled right now, Rafael Nadal would have been seeking a 20th Grand Slam title to equal Roger Federer’s record for men

Column: Remembering an old family friend, Biff Pocoroba

Ahh, that name

Best of the banter – Supercars at Phillip Island/Interlagos

Once again, a variety of Twitch streams and the central radio channel linking all drivers provided some brilliant behind-the-scenes insight into the official virtual Supercars series.Here are some of our highlights.Scott McLaughlin watching Mark Winterbottom

Esab India in focus, surges 10% on interim dividend of Rs 70 per share

The company said in the near term, the demand for the Company's product will be impacted which will have some impact on the results of the Company in the short-term.

Minneapolis police investigate ‘homicide’ amid reports of ‘looter shot dead by pawn shop owner’

A suspected looter has reportedly been shot and killed in Minneapolis after a protest over police brutality escalated into a full-blown riot, with a law enforcement spokesman confirming one homicide amid the unrest. Read Full Article at RT.com

Horse racing returns in New Zealand as lockdown eases

Horse racing returns in New Zealand as lockdown eases

Jurassic dinosaur Allosaurus may have been a cannibal - CNET

Examining the bones of Allosaurus, researchers find bite marks suggesting scavenging behavior and, possibly, cannibalism.

Dishcraft Robotics is using robots to save reopening restaurants from creating more waste

Dishcraft Robotics has a simple pitch to corporate kitchens and restaurants that could potentially save tons of single use plastic, non-compostable takeout containers, dishware and cutlery from ending up landfills. Use its cleaning service that will drop off

Eicher Motors hits 2-month high, rallies 12% in 3 days on stock split plan

The company announced stock split plan to make the stock more affordable for the small retail investors and increase liquidity.

Carry1st has $4M to invest in African mobile gaming

Gaming development startup Carry1st has raised a $2.5 million seed round led by CRE Venture Capital . That brings the company’s total VC to $4 million, which Carry1st will deploy to support and invest in game publishing across Africa. The startup — wi

Snowpiercer review: Gripping new adaptation packs a whodunit twist - CNET

Jennifer Connelly, Orphan Black creator Graeme Manson and Hamilton's Daveed Diggs are all aboard for this sci-fi post-apocalyptic cautionary tale that comments on class.

Canada's quarantine restrictions may cause NHL to pick two U.S. hub cities

Concerns about Canadian coronavirus restrictions could push hockey south of the 49th parallel into the U.S. this summer.

Scrums, mauls could be impacted as rugby weighs law changes

World Rugby is considering law proposals to reduce the amount of contact between players in games during the coronavirus pandemic

Chevron to cut up to 15% of staff amid restructuring

The oil producer previously disclosed a 30% reduction in its 2020 spending and some voluntary job cuts amid this year#39;s sharp drop in oil prices

Sun Pharma up nearly 2% post-March quarter nos; here's what brokerages say

Net profit, too, saw a 37 per cent YoY fall to Rs 399.8 crore, against estimates of Rs 950-1,000 crore.

Former New Mexico air base becomes home for grounded planes

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - The downturn in the commercial air travel industry has turned into a boon for a former military base in New Mexico. The Roswell International Air Center has emerged as a major storage facility for planes that have been grounded by airlin

Petrified Forest National Park to begin phased reopening

HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) - Petrified Forest National Park in northeastern Arizona is reopening some of its facilities and areas that have been closed to the public since March 24 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Park officials said Wednesday that a phased approach t

Nissan to begin restart of US auto plants on June 1

Nissan#39;s vehicle assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi and powertrain plant in Decherd, Tennessee plant to resume production on June 1

Tencent raises $6 billion in largest Asian corporate debt deal this year

The deal was finalised early on Thursday in which Tencent raised $1 billion in five-year debt, $2.25 billion in 10-year, $2 billion in 30-year and $750 million in 40-year debt

Cognizant to fire 400 senior executives: Report

The severance package has been reduced from 20 weeks#39; salary to three months#39; pay plus one-week pay for every year of service completed.

Companies looking to increase advertising spend on early signs of demand revival: Report

The outlook seems optimistic as India nears the end of Lockdown 4.0 on May 31, and Lockdown 5 is expected to bring further ease in restrictions – especially for malls and retail

WATCH crowd smash ATMs amid looting & intense street clashes in Minneapolis (VIDEO)

As chaos erupted on the streets of Minneapolis following an anti-police brutality demonstration, looters have tried to break into outdoor teller machines at a bank near the protest area, captured in footage shared online. Read Full Article at RT.com

UFlex partners with IIT Delhi to develop PPE Coverall; stock surges 17%

UFlex is participating in the tender of various government requirements to supply the PPE Coveralls

Sun Pharma trades flat post-March quarter nos; here's what brokerages say

Net profit, too, saw a 37 per cent YoY fall to Rs 399.8 crore, against estimates of Rs 950-1,000 crore.

Jack Dorsey explains why Twitter fact-checked Trump’s false voting claims

After Twitter flagged a pair of President Trump’s tweets with a fact-checking label on Tuesday, tensions between the president and his favored social media platform are running high. On Wednesday night, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey—rarely one to pick a pol

Leon Ruff weighs in on Ciampa vs. Kross: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Leon Ruff weighs in on Ciampa vs. Kross: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Is Chelsea Green done with The Robert Stone Brand?: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Is Chelsea Green done with The Robert Stone Brand?: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Drake Maverick is over the moon: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Drake Maverick is over the moon: WWE.com Exclusive, May 27, 2020

Nationals' Max Scherzer unwilling to take further pay cut

One of the best and highest-paid pitchers in the game voiced his opinion on the ongoing labor dispute between MLB and the players' union.

Stocks to watch: Sun Pharma, TVS Motor, SBI, Lupin, USL, Adani Power, Ceat

Here's a look at the top stocks that may remain in focus today

SpaceX, NASA scrub historic Demo-2 launch due to weather - CNET

The first crewed flight of the SpaceX Dragon could launch this weekend -- but weather conditions still appear unfavorable.

Stores set ABLAZE in Minneapolis as police struggle to contain anti-brutality protests (VIDEOS)

Demonstrators have set fire to a building in Minnesota amid chaotic protests over the police killing of an unarmed black man this week, with dramatic scenes of clashes, looting and now arson emerging on social media. Read Full Article at RT.com

Adam Cole wants to take care of Velveteen Dream for good at NXT TakeOver: In Your House: WWE NXT, May 27, 2020

Adam Cole wants to take care of Velveteen Dream for good at NXT TakeOver: In Your House: WWE NXT, May 27, 2020

Matt Riddle battles Timothy Thatcher inside the NXT Fight Pit with Kurt Angle as guest referee

The main event of tonight's episode of NXT had Matt Riddle taking on Timothy Thatcher in a «Fight Pit» match with WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle as special guest referee.

Tommaso Ciampa vs. Leon Ruff: WWE NXT, May 27, 2020

Tommaso Ciampa vs. Leon Ruff: WWE NXT, May 27, 2020

Basketball Hall of Fame postpones induction ceremony until 2021

Basketball Hall of Fame chairman Jerry Colangelo told ESPN that the enshrinement ceremony for eight inductees will be delayed until 2021.

Kevin Garnett's enshrinement at Basketball Hall pushed back to 2021

Kevin Garnett will have to wait until the spring of 2021 to get inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame.

WATCH protesters block Los Angeles freeway, attack police cars as George Floyd rallies escalate into riots (VIDEOS)

Protesters have blocked a major freeway in Los Angeles, clashing with police after an unarmed black man died at the hands of an officer earlier this week in Minnesota, where violent unrest and demonstrations are ongoing. Read Full Article at RT.com
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