Sci-tech

by | March 04, 2018 | 18:25

Reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities is today out with a pair of new investor notes on Apple. Even though he didn't emphasize the details about the improvements to be expected, Kuo noted that the release of the low-cost MacBook Air will increase the company's deliveries by 10-15 percent YoY.

by | March 03, 2018 | 17:03

The moon will have its first 4G cell phone network in 2019, the network builder Vadafone has said . Vodafone expects it to broadcast 4G using the 1800Mhz frequency and be capable of live-streaming a HD video feed. History was made at Cape Canaveral just a few weeks ago, when the world's most powerful rocket - the SpaceX Falcon Heavy - successfully blasted off into space .

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:55

The report suggests that the first version would be a small upgrade to its predecessor, with few adjustment here and there, and could see a launch this year. Here's hoping Snap's second attempt at a wearables line goes better than its first. They've even considered integrating Global Positioning System and including a leather carrying case to help offset the potential $300 price tag.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:51

Robert Rohde, the lead scientist of Berkeley Earth, a non-profit organization dedicated to climate science, mentions a controversial theory known as "warm Arctic , cold continents". That in turn may be disrupting the high-altitude jet stream . "The jet stream becomes wavier, meaning that colder air can penetrate further south and warmer air further north", said Nalan Koc, research director of the Norwegian Polar Institute.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:40

Next day, the moon will be in the constellation of Libra and will be clearly seen in the European continent. An alternative name for March's full Moon is the Full Sap Moon , as this is the time of year when the sap of sugar maples starts to flow.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:29

For those learning about Hangouts Chat for the first time, the platform is part of Google's G Suite collection for businesses, which means that you'll need to have a paid G Suite account. Earlier this month, the company released an add-in for Microsoft Outlook that aimed to make it easier for users to share Dropbox files. That makes Hangouts Chat both a challenge and an opportunity for Google: If users like it, G Suite could lure away even more Microsoft Office customers.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:30

The interior on the all-new Sierra was taken up a notch as well, especially in the Denali models. The wheels of the new Sierra have been pushed closer to the corners of the vehicle and have 22-inch wheels. Now the GMC Sierra is joining the party, and the sibling is playing the geeky-techy brother part, arriving with a raft of cutting-edge technologies, such as the industry-first optional carbon fiber bed.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:27

In Inside Eden's Gate , rumors of a fanatical cult called The Project at Eden's Gate lure three vloggers to the remote Hope County, Montana. As the vloggers follow the leads of missing locals and other odd events, they come face-to-face with cult leader, Joseph Seed, and the rest of the fanatical doomsday cult.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:24

However, the Danger Islands are notoriously hard to reach, with large slabs of sea-ice floating around the archipelago even in summer, making it hazardous for shipping. "We thought, 'Wow! If what we're seeing is true, these are going to be some of the largest Adélie penguin colonies in the world, and it's going to be well worth our while sending in an expedition to count them properly".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:20

Additionally, there was a gif of a nightlight of Diablo - the Lord of Terror - being turned off and on. "[It was] meant to be a fun community engagement piece". Having Diablo III on the Nintendo Switch would be awesome, but the gore would have to be toned down immensely. Fans have long hoped for ports from the original Diablo and its two sequels , but Blizzard has been pretty quiet on that topic.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:42

Astronomers using a telescope at the Mount Lemmon Observatory in Arizona first spotted asteroid 2018 DV1 on Monday (Feb. 26), according to an update from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:06

Quantic Dream's PlayStation 4-exclusive, Detroit: Become Human , was announced in 2015 and is based on the Kara demo . The androids, Connor, Kara, and Markus, will have to decide who they want to be as they are confronted with persecution and the violence of society.

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:01

Cable said only that additional microcode updates will be available from Microsoft once Intel releases them. The company is releasing Intel microcode updates that will initially be available for some Skylake devices running the latest Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:14

Scientists have announced that they have detected a signal from the very first start in the universe. In the four decades since its discovery , dark matter has eluded every attempt to directly detect it. That was where they installed their antennas. "Astronomers worldwide will be holding their breath until the result is confirmed by an independent experiment", added Karl Glazebrook of the Swinburne University of Technology in comments via the Science Media Centre in Australia.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:00

The social media network has made a decision to end the test and maintain one feed because people told the company in surveys they did not like the change , Adam Mosseri , head of the News Feed at Facebook , said in a statement. Subscribers also told Facebook the change made it more hard for people to access important information, and that the company didn't communicate the test clearly.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:57

Agricultural growth at 4.1 per cent was up against 2.7 per cent in the previous quarter. As the Central Statistics Offices (CSO) will be presenting India's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data for the third quarter October - December 2017 (Q3FY18) of FY18, the economy is expected to bring some surprises as Gross Value Added (GVA) indicators have gathered momentum in the past few months.

by | March 02, 2018 | 10:09

A synestia is a hypothetical object first proposed by Stewart and a Harvard University graduate student, Simon Lock , in 2017. Once the Earth-synestia formed, chunks of molten rock injected into orbit during the impact formed the seed for the Moon.

by | March 02, 2018 | 09:38

The second of four next-generation GOES weather satellites, the stars of an $11 billion program to upgrade America's weather observation and forecasting infrastructure, launched Thursday afternoon atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:11

Her Whip Shot then deals a large amount of damage and knocks enemies back - this is especially erffective against airborne opponents. Brigitte also comes equipped with Repair Packs , letting her throw a Repair Pack that can heal an ally.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:12

The killings, the first murder of a journalist in Slovakia , horrified and shocked the country. The newspaper he worked for published the report on Wednesday. Mr Gaspar also confirmed the EU's police agency Europol had offered their specialist assistance with the investigation. The Kuciak shooting followed the October auto bomb murder of campaigning Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia - who exposed crime and corruption on the Mediterranean island.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:56

They say blacks were killed by colonialists before dispossessing them of their land. The ANC conference, however, stressed that land expropriation without compensation should be pursued without destabilizing the agricultural sector, endangering food security in the country, or undermining economic growth and job creation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:38

Answer: The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite comes in two variants - 3GB LPDDR4X RAM and 32GB internal storage , and 4GB RAM with 64GB storage , with support for microSD cards up to 2TB. It comes with even more handy design. A new AI Scene Detection feature helps the camera identify the environment in which a picture is being taken and automatically adjusts the camera to ensure a high-quality picture.

by | March 01, 2018 | 23:57

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games will be the largest Winter Paralympics in history, local organizers said Monday. "We are less than two weeks away now from the Games, and we are excited and ready to get started". The most experienced Paralympian is hockey player Brad Bowden with five previous Games appearances to his name (four Winter, one Summer). Alpine skiing's Ally Kunkel (Steamboat Springs, Colorado) is the youngest athlete on the team at 16 years old, and she is the only ...

by | March 01, 2018 | 23:08

Sandisk backs all these claims of hardiness up with internal test specs and such robust specs make the Extreme UHS-I microSDXC card line particularly useful for recording via drone , camera or even phone in more intense situations such as wildlife photography, underwater shooting and drone recording.

by | March 01, 2018 | 22:57

The firm was set to close a deal, selling itself for more than $US500 million to an investor group led by Maria Contreras-Sweet, a former official in Barack Obama's presidential administration. On February 11th, NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman sued the company and its founders, the Weinstein brothers, accusing them of "vicious and exploitative mistreatment of company employees".

by | March 01, 2018 | 21:44

The S-Class facelift will be made available in both petrol and diesel powertrains. The S-Class also has wooden and leather interior options for the seats and the side panels. 0-100 kmph is done in just 6 seconds. There's a panoramic sunroof, new steering wheel, six high-quality air fragrances, ambient lighting in 64 colours, a 590-watt Burmester sound system, etc.

by | March 01, 2018 | 20:55

The Senate CRA resolution of disapproval stands at 50 supporters, including Republican Senator Susan Collins (R-ME). Quinn did not note in the blog post that the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality protections-passed in 2015 during the Barack Obama administration-allowed internet service providers to dedicate parts of its network to certain applications that require a dedicated and reliable network connection without violating the restrictions on paid prioritization.

by | March 01, 2018 | 19:52

He did discuss possibly moving to another venue, WWE for one, an acting career would be another, but the belief now is those things will come after his football career. The tight end may want to turn his attentions to music, as his football career is in semi doubt. "The expectation is he's back in a Patriots uniform in 2018".

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:31

Roth Capital assumed coverage on Fitbit in a report on Friday, January 5th. Citigroup restated a "sell" rating and set a $4.50 price objective (down previously from $5.00) on shares of Fitbit in a report on Tuesday. The company now has an insider ownership of 0.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 67.9 Percent. Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company.

by | March 01, 2018 | 13:33

The firm has a market capitalization of $1,084.81, a price-to-earnings ratio of -3.20 and a beta of 2.28. Trading volume for Fitbit Inc. was 15.02 Million in its previous trading session. By taking a look at the stock's current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with MEDIUM volatility. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.81, for a total value of $102,150.00.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:29

Over the past year and a half, the Google Assistant has grown from being available on just one device in one language to across many types of devices, including speakers, phones, Android Auto and TVs , in many languages all around the world, the Vice President of Product said.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:19

Part of what makes Sky attractive to US companies wishing to expand in Europe is that it is an established brand across several countries in the region, where people are often used to paying monthly fees for pay TV. content owners. Comcast will have to gain the support of Sky's independent directors if it does not make a hostile bid because its chairman is Mr Murdoch's son James, who is also CEO of Fox.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:07

While the case dates back to 2007, when the FTC accused AT&T of arbitrarily creating network congestion to hurt cellphone customers with unlimited plans, the case before the Ninth Circuit quickly evolved into a legal fight over what agency has regulatory authority over telecoms under federal law.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:04

In other words, legendary weapons. Well, if you logged into Fortnite last night, you'll have been met by an updates screen showing off images of upcoming new items including "Jetpack (Coming Soon)". Or perhaps it will be a touch more accesable for all, and the lack of vehicular action in the game will seem like a thing of the past as players zoom into the sky like a convention for The Rocketeer.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:00

Compare that to Apple's iPad Mini - a freaking tablet - with a display that's only 1.4-inches larger . Reports have said that Apple is investing billions of dollars to help LG expand its OLED production line, giving Apple more flexibility in the future when it needs to source parts.