NASA extends Juno's Jupiter mission until July 2021

Washington, June 11  With NASA’s Juno spacecraft needing more time to gather the mission’s required data, the US space agency has decided to extend its science operations until July 2021, making way for the probe to spend three more years in orbit around Jupiter.

Juno is in 53…

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Galaxy S9 Plus pips iPhone X to become best-selling smartphone

New Delhi, June 9  Samsung’s Galaxy S9 Plus has become the best-selling smartphone in April globally, pushing Apple’s iPhone X to the third spot, a new report has said.

The second spot was grabbed by Samsung Galaxy S9.

The sales of Galaxy S9 series improved, driven by…

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NASA finds 3 bn years old organic molecules in rocks on Mars

Washington, June 8  NASA announced on Thursday that its robot explorer Curiosity, which landed on Mars in 2012 and has been exploring there ever since, found organic molecules in rocks formed three billion years ago, a discovery that could indicate that there was life on the Red Planet at that…

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NASA set to reveal new discovery on Mars by Curiosity rover

Washington, June 7  NASA’s Curiosity rover has found new science “results” on Mars and the agency will disclose the findings at a press conference that starts at 11.30 p.m. India time on Thursday.

NASA earlier this week announced that the Curiosity rover had started analysing drilled samples…

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Apple previews iOS 12, introduces macOS 'Mojave'

San Jose (California), June 5  Apple has announced iOS 12, the latest version of the most advanced mobile operating system, which will make daily tasks faster and more responsive.

iOS 12 will ensure better Augmented Reality (AR) experiences and new ways to communicate.

The operating system introduces “Siri Shortcuts”, enabling…

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