Sci-tech

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:42

Four years later, Beijing admitted it would not be able to perform a re-entry due to having lost control of the module. Just after a few years in operation, China's space agency has declared that its 8.5-tonne "Tiangong-1", China's first space station will come hurtling down to Earth in a matter of a few weeks from now.

by | March 06, 2018 | 23:09

Tech enthusiasts are now anticipating that South Korean multinational conglomerate Samsung would be launching off a new model to their affordable Galaxy J series smartphones. As per the previous leaks, the new generation Samsung Galaxy J8 smartphone would feature a combination of 16 Megapixel camera on board. Google's Pixel line is the king of battery life, but Samsung's new phones might give them a run for the money.

by | March 06, 2018 | 22:23

Thus, Blizzard side-stepped and claimed, "We can assure you we're not that clever". "[It was] meant to be a fun community engagement piece". That might have been the end of it (at least until we got the announcement we all thought was coming), but the rumor mill is churning out some new information about what Blizzard's true plans are.

by | March 06, 2018 | 21:58

Sony has revealed a God of War PS4 Pro bundle that takes inspiration from Kratos' Axe. Pre-orders start today . It also comes with a limited edition PS4 Pro console that was recently confirmed by Sony after leaking earlier by a European retailer .

by | March 06, 2018 | 20:44

Forth between Davis and his parents had a quarrel, after which the student opened fire. The night before the shooting, Davis Jr. exhibited erractic behavior that police suspected was drug induced, officials previously said. According to inmate records, Davis has not yet been moved to the Isabella County Jail as of 10 a.m. Tuesday. He also would not say what type of gun was used or whether it was Davis Sr.'s service revolver.

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:59

Secondly, AMD worked in-house to streamline its own drivers, ensuring that gamers are getting the best possible frame rates in their favorite eSports titles. As an internal Radeon Software initiative for the past few months, Project ReSX involved collaboration with game developers for focused performance improvements, including reducing input latency and 99 percentile frametimes.

by | March 06, 2018 | 19:57

Today the word comes down that Apple Has Patented A Dual-Screen MacBook. That means Apple could be shaving as much a $400 to $600 off the price of a new MacBook Air. Unlike the 12-inch MacBook and the MacBook Pro models, the MacBook Air does not feature a Retina Display. The device last saw a minor update at the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June 2017, with a slightly faster processor, and 8GB of RAM as a default.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:27

Sri Lanka government imposed a nation-wide curfew after days unrest between the religious communities, Buddhists, and Muslims. Rohit is captaining the team in the absence of Virat Kohli , who has been rested alongside other key players such as Mahendra Singh Dhoni , Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah.

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:54

The talks were the first of their kind in more than two years. The welcoming delegation included Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, and Kim Yong Chol, who heads the United Front Department, the North Korean office responsible for handling inter-Korean affairs.

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:03

However, considering the number of leaks that we have across about the smartphone, we are expecting the P20 Lite to be part of the "one more thing" moment. Second off, the above-mentioned costs are for Europe with tax including. As apparent from the leak, P20 Lite will be most economical but of course, it will come with fewer features.

by | March 06, 2018 | 11:49

There are also a couple rotary controls for you Luddites who might happen upon an I.D. Vizzion in the wild 12 years from now. The vehicle is powered by a dual-motor electric powertrain featuring a combined output of 302hp (225kW ) and all-wheel drive, with Volkswagen claiming a range of up to 413mi (665km ) on the NEDC combined cycle.

by | March 06, 2018 | 11:01

Indeed, these hidden icon designs and layouts are certainly exclusive to Instagram's existing aesthetic with some layouts already hinting at calls and video calls. It also allows split-screen group video calling for up to six people. But the question is, do we really want another app with the facility of voice and video calling? But if it does, it will resemble Snapchat even more.

by | March 06, 2018 | 08:34

Facebook Vice President of Product Guy Rosen responded to Haynes and said the survey question was a "mistake". Rosen followed up with a statement saying that "this kind of activity is and will always be completely unacceptable on FB", and pledging that the company will continue its regular work with authorities when appropriate.

by | March 06, 2018 | 06:57

Those users need not do anything but update their Google for iOS app to get these features. Doing so will open an interface for Google searches . If you already have the Google app, as long as you're updated to the newest version, it should automatically appear in the iMessage apps drawer.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:29

Few details have been released ahead of its proper reveal at this week's Geneva Motor Show, but the big Bentley has an EV range of 50km to achieve its 75g/km carbon dioxide emissions, which makes it nearly as clean and green as a 500kW/850Nm twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 Porsche Panamera Hybrid.

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:26

That satellite now helps provide television, broadband and corporate networks. The satellite will help provide band capacity over a vast expanse of Earth including the Americas and the Mediterranean. SpaceX's live video webcast begins around 15 minutes prior to launch, and will be available on this page . SpaceX said it was standing down to perform additional testing on the rocket's fairing's pressurization system .

by | March 06, 2018 | 04:03

Pollsters predict the election will result in a hung parliament in which in no particular party or coalition ends up with an absolute majority of legislators. "My first words: THANK YOU", tweeted League leader Matteo Salvini as projections rolled in. As Italy is now cut in two, with the League holding the north and M5S dominating in the south, Coratella said that "the results need to be looked at very carefully" by Italy's partners.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:41

Apple employees have been injuring themselves by accidentally walking into the glass walls of the company's brand new $5 billion headquarters. And at least one person on the scene said that it would likely require stitches. Another Apple employee walked into the wall with enough force that he was described as "bleeding" and "slightly disoriented". Caller: I hit my head.

by | March 05, 2018 | 21:52

If the Big Bang occurred due to the explosion of something then what was that and where that thing came from? "There was nothing around before the Big, Big Bang", Hawking said. He also has some idea of what was going on before time even began. Since there is no concrete evidence about what was around "nothing" where nothing is actually something that was there before the Big Bang.

by | March 05, 2018 | 21:37

Following those reports , Nintendo released a tweet on March 2 that confirmed the play time feature was indeed experiencing problems while saying that it was aware of the issue and hoped to have more info in the near future. That's a hefty price to pay, but after playing the game for hundreds of hours in the a year ago, and listening to the "Sound Selections" soundtrack, I'd be lying if I said I wasn't at least somewhat tempted.

by | March 05, 2018 | 19:30

Pixar's Coco took home the Best Animated Feature award at tonight's Oscars ceremony. Marginalized people deserve to feel like they belong. Part of the reason for that was because of the number of pre-Oscar awards it won. Instead, the Rivera family have been shoemakers for generations, but Miguel borrows his idol Ernesto de la Cruz's guitar and is teleported to the land of the dead .

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:58

More specifically, the 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 was massaged to deliver 390 PS. If you think that the next-gen Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class is going to be the only exciting thing to come from the German carmaker in the near future, you are wrong.

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:10

Although the company plans to release the headphones as early as 4Q18, the site notes that there have been setbacks. Work on the Apple headset has been on-and-off over the past year. Even if it meant cannibalizing some of sales from people who might have considered Beats headphones, it would seem like shrewd move for Apple, given that it can charge a premium just for slapping its brand on something.

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:11

The release does goes on to state that the game has 7 million players worldwide, so there doesn't seem to be a huge difference between the number of units shipped and the number sold. Monster Hunter World initially launched with 5 million copies shipped on day one and then was updated to 6 million copies just a few days after launch.

by | March 05, 2018 | 17:20

When addressing the media at the launch day for Mercedes' 2018 model, Hamilton told the assembled media: "You have to expect that it could be worse". "It was really important for the team and also for myself to be able to learn so much". While Hamilton was setting his first laps of the day, it was ton up for Vandoorne as the Belgian clocked 100 laps, and still with plenty of the day to go for McLaren as Fernando Alonso took the wheel of the MCL33! Vettel used the soft tyre to set his best ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 15:36

The "Locked Recording" feature is something that's already implemented on the iOS platform but wasn't transitioned onto Android for reasons that are unclear. If not, then you will have to manually download an APK version of the file, and we do not recommend this approach since that are lots of unwanted elements that can creep in your Android smartphone security if you are not careful enough.

by | March 05, 2018 | 13:51

The specs of HTC's forthcoming flagship have allegedly been leaked, suggesting a phone that's as powerful and feature-rich as top-tier flagships released and to be released in 2018. It is said to feature a fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C audio, HTC Usonic with Active Noise Cancellation, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, NFC and a 3420mAh battery with support for fast charging.

by | March 05, 2018 | 03:45

According to a new report , Amazon's retail team informed Nest on a conference call previous year that none of the new products the company has announced recently would be listed for sale on Amazon. Nest's view is that they would either like to sell their entire product portfolio, or nothing at all, and hence they won't be restocking products after they're sold out from this point on.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:16

Polling stations close at 11pm (6am Monday Singapore time), with exit polls due immediately afterwards. The 5-Star Movement had 28 percent, while the center-left coalition had 27 percent, including 23 percent for the Democratic Party. " Five Star Movement is transforming the political landscape", said political science professor Roberto D'Alimonte from Rome's Luiss University.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:00

The Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development (or TRI-AD) is a $2.8 billion joint venture with two of its suppliers that will focus specifically on developing "fully-integrated, production-quality software" for automated driving. "Toyota is known for the quality and efficiency of the Toyota Production System", said Gill Pratt, TMC Fellow, TRI CEO and Chairman of the new TRI-AD Board of Directors.

by | March 04, 2018 | 21:32

Nearly 1.7 million homes and businesses were without power in the Northeast and Midwest Friday. "Bombogenesis" occurs when the central pressure of a storm drops at least 24 millibars (mb) in 24 hours, and Friday's "bomb" cyclone achieved that standard, with the central pressure falling 30 mb in 24 hours , to 970 mb early Friday afternoon, when its center was southeast of Nantucket Island, Massachusetts .

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.