NASA's using PlayStation VR to train humanoid space robots

NASA's using PlayStation VR to train humanoid space robots

December 15, 2015 - 11:53 AMT  07:53 GMT
While NASA is highly experienced in controlling probes and rovers with carefully planned maneuvers, human control is quick and intuitive.
Apple reportedly working on new displays in Taiwan

Apple reportedly working on new displays in Taiwan

December 15, 2015 - 11:44 AMT  07:44 GMT
The Apple building in Longtan has at least 50 engineers and other workers creating new screens for devices including iPhones and iPads.
Tom Hiddleston’s “High-Rise” unveils 1st trailer

Tom Hiddleston’s “High-Rise” unveils 1st trailer (video)

 December 15, 2015 - 11:43 AMT  07:43 GMT
Based on the 1975 novel by J.G. Ballard, “High-Rise” takes a darkly comic look at class warfare within a luxury apartment building.
“50 Shades of Grey” helmer to direct “Chappaquiddick” political thriller

“50 Shades of Grey” helmer to direct “Chappaquiddick” political thriller

December 15, 2015 - 11:35 AMT  07:35 GMT
Director Sam Taylor-Johnson overcame enormous pressure and delivered a hit movie that grossed $570 million worldwide.
No casualties reported on Armenian side as Azerbaijan violates ceasefire

No casualties reported on Armenian side as Azerbaijan violates ceasefire

December 15, 2015 - 11:30 AMT  07:30 GMT
150 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijani armed forces were registered, with over 1700 shots fired from various caliber artillery weapons.
“Fargo” and FX top TV nominations of 2016 Critics’ Choice Awards

“Fargo” and FX top TV nominations of 2016 Critics’ Choice Awards

December 15, 2015 - 11:23 AMT  07:23 GMT
The FX comedy-crime anthology series is named among nominees for best TV movie or limited series.
Paris teacher invented story of Islamist militant’s attack

Paris teacher invented story of Islamist militant’s attack

December 15, 2015 - 11:21 AMT  07:21 GMT
"(The teacher) is being interviewed with a view to establishing the reasons for this invented story," said an official from the Paris prosecutor's office.
VivaCell-MTS named biggest investor in mobile telecom sector

VivaCell-MTS named biggest investor in mobile telecom sector

December 15, 2015 - 11:18 AMT  07:18 GMT
In the reporting period, VivaCell-MTS has invested AMD 28.1 billion, which accounts for the biggest share (55.8%) of the total investment.
First trailer for “Star Trek Beyond” lands online

First trailer for “Star Trek Beyond” lands online (video)

 December 15, 2015 - 11:16 AMT  07:16 GMT
It is the first "Star Trek" movie in the rebooted series not to be directed by J.J. Abrams who is still on board as an executive producer.
Google teases Android N release with new features

Google teases Android N release with new features

December 15, 2015 - 11:03 AMT  07:03 GMT
Although yet to be handed its sweet-treat name, it is expected that Android N will be unveiled at Google I/O next summer ahead of an autumn rollout.