Amazon says Prime Day orders jump 60 percent over last year

By Narottam Medhora (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc said customers placed 60 percent more orders worldwide in its second “Prime Day” sale despite early glitches, cementing the event’s position as an annual shopping festival for online shoppers. The retailer said it recorded the largest daily sales for Amazon devices on Tuesday, …

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This is the most realistic VR game I've ever played

Earlier this week, I stepped into the single most realistic virtual reality game I’ve ever played. That game was … whack-a-mole. Okay, it wasn’t just whack-a-mole. The game is actually called Nvidia’s VR Funhouse and it’s essentially meant to act as a demonstration of what future VR games will offer …

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Zika can be sexually transmitted from women to men, CDC reports

The first documented case of the Zika virus being sexually transmitted from a woman to a man has been reported in New York City, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Given that Zika has already been confirmed to be sexually transmittable (although sexual transmission of the virus is rare), the …

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