Sci-tech

by | February 06, 2018 | 23:58

He'll bring to the games the father of Otto Warmbier , the USA student who died in 2017 shortly after he was released from North Korean detention. That's going to be a public reminder of that secrecy and brutality- at the same time that North Korean dignitaries will be in the same audience .

by | February 06, 2018 | 22:59

Previously, getting a phone through the program meant you couldn't customize the background wallpaper of the lock screen. You see, Amazon is dropping the lock screen ads! The reason Amazon's done this is likely different from what you'd expect.

by | February 06, 2018 | 22:28

Sports PR tweeted that the network suffered from a "brief equipment failure" that led to the transgression. It is the biggest sporting event in the U.S. According to Playmaker Media, fans consumed 633.7 million live streaming minutes of Super Bowl Sunday (including pregame and postgame coverage) across 6.1 million unique devices.

by | February 06, 2018 | 22:07

The smartphone sports an 18:9 6-inch Super LCD 6 screen with Quad HD+ (2880x1440p) resolution. But a Ceramic Black colour version will hit the shelves soon. HTC U11 Plus comes with a 12 UltraPixel 3 rear camera with dual tone LED flash and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). To accommodate for a larger screen in basically the same form factor, the fingerprint sensor had to be moved to the back of the device.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:00

Up to six of the planets could be included in the optimistic habitable zone - the region in which liquid water, crucial to life as we know it, could remain on the surface given the right conditions. As a result the seven planets are all nearer their star than Mercury is to the sun, yet enjoy relatively mild climates. In this case, the planets were observed as the Hubble Space Telescope orbited through something called the South Atlantic Anomaly , where the Earth's radiation belts dip to ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:46

Also, those who enjoy customizing their PS4 will be in for a treat, as Sony is adding a feature letting players import custom wallpapers and customize tournaments teams pages with content via USB drives. Users will also be allowed to hide certain apps under the "Purchased" tab by pressing "Options", including betas, trials or demos that they would prefer not to be shown.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:22

Intel has heard the voice of the consumer loud and clear, and developed a new type of smart glasses that look, well, normal. Intel's New Devices Group is looking to change that perception about AR glasses with a pared-back new product called Vaunt.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:22

In an analysis published today in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics , Ball and colleagues combined satellite data to examine ozone at mid-latitudes, from Earth's surface on up through the troposphere and the stratosphere . They say another possibility is that very short-lived substances (VSLSs), which contain chlorine and bromine, could be destroying ozone in the lower stratosphere.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:13

As for technology, all Hyundai will say for now is that the new Santa Fe will be loaded with the latest electronic driving aids. This means the small lamps and large grille found on the Kona and i30 are making their way to the Santa Fe.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:12

Consolidated revenue from operations grew to ₹74,337 crore against ₹65,110 crore in the December quarter in 2016. Indian carmaker Tata Motors, the owner of Jaguar Land Rover, said Monday "Brexit uncertainty" in Britain had affected overall quarterly profits as its earnings came in well below analysts' expectations.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:52

To add some extra oomph to the campaign, the " Centre for Humane Technology " is teaming up with a a media watchdog called Common Sense Media to run an anti-tech addiction campaign reaching out to 55,000 public schools in the US. Jim Steyer, chief executive and founder of Common Sense, said the Truth About Tech campaign was modeled on antismoking drives and focused on children due to their vulnerability.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:44

Thanks to Trusted Reviews , a newly revealed leaked document gives us a lot of insight into what's next if proven to be true. Red Dead Redemption 2 will be releasing on October 26th, 2018. Now that we have a release date, many Red Dead fans can look forward to playing the prequel to a beloved series. They opted not to publish any of it because they couldn't corroborate it - but the recent Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer contained imagery that seems to confirm many of its details.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:37

Wang Xiaofeng, a senior analyst at Forrester Research, said Huawei's US$150 gift card promotion was insufficient to convince many USA consumers to make the switch to a Chinese brand because these buyers typically bought their smartphones through instalment plans with carriers.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:44

Huami, the Xiaomi-owned wearables manufacturer which recently went public , has made its Xiaomi Amazfit BIP smartwatch available in the United States for a price of $99. In terms of specifications, the Amazfit Bip smartwatch features a 1.28-inch always-on "transflective" color display with a resolution of 176x176 pixels.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:16

The first Uraraneida fossil was discovered in NY state in the U.S. in 1987 and was initially misidentified as a spider. The latest study revealed that there might be a link between the ancient arachnids and the modern-day spiders. "Our new fossil most likely represents the earliest branch of spiders, and implies that there was a lineage of tailed spiders that presumably originated in the Paleozoic (the geological era that ended 251 million years ago) and survived at least into the ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:02

Max Arguile, manager of merchandising company GB Eye , is responsible for the rumour, following an excerpt spotted in DHX Brands' Licensing Source Book Europe . Towards the end of 2017, the publisher stated that the remastered Crash trilogy was the "No. 1 top selling remastered collection in PS4 history" - releasing some ports and a brand new title would be the natural next step.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:56

We know that the Unpacked event, held on the eve of Mobile World Congress on Sunday 25 February, is for both handsets. Samsung has always been rumoured to launch a Galaxy X phone with a foldable display and the 10th anniversary would be a great time to show off something new.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:46

ET and 4 p.m. ET. Going through Max-Q: A little more than a minute after launch, the rocket goes through maximum aerodynamic pressure, or Max-Q - when the forces acting on the rocket are the greatest. SpaceX won't have a client to pay the normal $90 million freight for this launch. Musk, who also runs the electric vehicle company Tesla , is sending his Roadster into a long solar orbit stretching out to Mars.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:44

Normally, researchers spot exoplanets through the way they dim the stars they orbit when they pass between the star and our telescopes. For the first time ever, scientists have detected planets in a galaxy far, far away from our swirling Milky Way .

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:44

In Milwaukee, he will likely compete with Henson for minutes at the center position. Statistically speaking, his averages aren't great. The Bucks will send the 2018 second-round pick to the Nets should it fall between 31 and 47 in the draft.

by | February 05, 2018 | 13:14

In addition to this, the marketing material gives us a hint that the front-facing camera is a 16MP that is also from Zeiss. There is still no date on when the Nokia 7 Plus will arrive to consumers but we might get some news about the new phone during MWC 2018 which will be happening at the end of the month.

by | February 05, 2018 | 13:03

Apple Music has been growing faster than Spotify in the United States, and as a result it might overtake the leading music streaming service later this year. Although Apple music has been well received because of its For me section, which features intuitive and refined recommendations for the user, the service has been criticized by few as confusing to use and not very intuitive.

by | February 05, 2018 | 12:45

Apple is looking into reports of an iPhone X bug that makes it hard for users to answer calls. "Whenever I receive an incoming call in my iPhone X, ringtone starts but the display comes on after 6-8 seconds", one user explained . It is unclear whether the delay in displaying the incoming call is a software-side issue or is due to a failed hardware component. Though the company is yet to confirm the existence of the bug, Apple has said it is looking into the complaints.

by | February 05, 2018 | 10:47

Doheny Asset Mngmt Ca accumulated 8,040 shares. KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) has risen 43.92% since February 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.59% the S&P500. Zapolsky David sold 2,334 shares worth $2.30M. STEVENS MARK A sold $15.02M worth of stock. Shares for $1.71 million were sold by Byron Michael . The stock was sold at an average price of $214.10, for a total transaction of $220,308.90.

by | February 04, 2018 | 23:39

The St. John's Red Storm are allowing 37.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game. The Red Storm play their second of three straight against Top 10 opponents. And going back to those earlier losses to Boston College and NC State, not only has the Blue Devils' defense let them down, the offense didn't show up.

by | February 04, 2018 | 16:05

Urlacher played for 13 years in the National Football League at middle linebacker for the Chicago Bears . Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that Urlacher has made it , in his first year of eligibility. Louis Cardinals and the Detroit Lions' Yale Lary - who was also a punter - were a part of successive classes. He was a five-time first-team All-Pro selection.

by | February 04, 2018 | 12:11

The 10-year, $25 million study by the National Toxicology Program found subjecting the bro-dents to high levels of radiofrequency radiation - the radio waves used by cell phones - resulted in tumors growing around male rats' hearts, although female rats and mice of either gender didn't suffer the same consequences.

by | February 04, 2018 | 07:30

Strategy Analytics put the same figure at 9 percent, the biggest fall in smartphone history. Interestingly, the top five smartphone manufacturers increased their shipments in 2017 compared to 2016, with the losses limited to other phones.

by | February 03, 2018 | 18:11

The U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission are reportedly probing the company, though Apple wouldn't confirm any specific agencies. Apple is delaying some key iPhone and Mac software features planned for release this year to focus on quality improvements, Bloomberg News reported earlier today.

by | February 03, 2018 | 13:35

As it is updateable over-the-air and as speech and AI applications evolve, MBUX has a potential to offer much more. The underpinnings of the A-Class are, like most in the compact hatch segment, simple, with McPherson-strut front suspension and what Mercedes calls "a sophisticated four-link" rear suspension, which could be a fancy name for a semi-independent beam rear axle.

by | February 03, 2018 | 05:28

Historically, Microsoft's line of Surface Books has had an entry point of $1,499. Well, provided the idea of an Intel Core m3 doesn't put you off, you might not be disappointed. Some of the users have reported in the forums that the flickering issue stop by itself and some confirmed that the issue could be resolved by disabling Hyper V.

by | February 03, 2018 | 04:00

The member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, Olympic champion Tatyana Lebedeva , speaking with Vestnik Kavkaza, noted that justice has finally prevailed at least with respect to some Russian athletes . If you've ever watched the Olympics and thought, " This is good, but what if the athletes were exclusively Russian and any could be part of a massive, state-sponsored doping program", then Vladimir Putin might have the answer for you.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:38

Performance Mode will feature 900p resolution docked, 720p in handheld mode with 60 fps and "infrequent" dynamic resolution scaling. These updates are set to be applied in either March or April. In-game Tournaments, it said, would allow players, "from Rookie to Rocketeer", to take part in competitions without ever needing to leave the game client.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:35

While it will mark one of the best selling consoles in quite some time, the Sony console would still have a way to go if it wanted to reach the massive heights that the PlayStation 2 did, which, as of March 2012, had sold approximately 155 million units worldwide.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:50

Now, the fearless little rover looks back to where it's been - and what a view it is! "The mountain's base provides access to layers formed over millions of years", NASA officials wrote in a description of the selfie , which was released Wednesday (Jan.