Sci-tech

by | April 02, 2018 | 22:12

When it comes to Earth , various microorganisms like bacteria are fully able to drift up into the atmosphere of our planet, and have even been discovered by scientists as high up as 25 miles. Spectroscopic observations, particularly in the ultraviolet, show that the dark patches are composed of concentrated sulfuric acid and other unknown light-absorbing particles.

by | April 02, 2018 | 22:02

Iger's and Disney's hope here is that ESPN +, with its relatively cheap price tag, will be a solid supplement to the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime and HBO that offer TV shows and movies, but not much sports content. There's a year-round boxing schedule with ESPN Plus being a key part of the Top Rank Boxing on ESPN agreement, and more than 100 days of coverage from 31 PGA Tour events.

by | April 02, 2018 | 21:32

Unlike some previous "leaked renders", these images come from reputable source OnLeaks , who has partnered with Mr. Phone to deliver a handful of renders of the LG G7 based on manufacturing specifications. You can see that the phone has curved edges at the back which should help users hold it comfortably. Some in the industry say the M+ LCD panels will help cut production costs of the premium phones, and raise price competitiveness against Apple and Samsung's OLED phones.

by | April 02, 2018 | 20:27

Now, the same level of information is available for one of the sibling devices expected to launch with the standard Moto G6 . SlashLeaks also shared specs for the G6 Plus: "a 5.93" FHD+ display, Snapdragon 630, 6GB RAM and 64GB of storage, a 12MP/5MP dual rear-camera setup, a 16MP selfie camera, a 3,200mAh battery, and Android 8.0 out of the box.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:46

Cloudflare has partnered with APNIC to offer its DNS service through 1.1.1.1 and 1.0.0.1. Cloudflare claims that its new DNS service is "the Internet's fastest , privacy-first consumer DNS service". You can solve this problem by using VPN, but Cloudflare claims to solve it on DNS level. The IP address alongside 1.0.0.1 was originally held by APNIC which then passed them to Cloudflare in exchange for the company's network firepower for the usage of APNIC's research team.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:28

Until now, users who imported the Home and Home Mini speakers to India only had the option to choose between Google Play Music and Spotify, and Netflix in the video section. According to reports, Google will strengthen its marketing for the consumer products that it plans to launch, considering the growing Indian market.

by | April 02, 2018 | 17:12

Fortunately, most of it will burn up in the atmosphere. The European Space Agency said in advance that Tiangong-1 would probably break up over water, which covers much of the Earth's surface. The Tiangong-1 had previously docked with Shenzhou-8, Shenzhou-9 and Shenzhou-10 spacecraft . That said, know the likelihood of any of us being hit by a falling piece of space debris was infinitesimally small - just one in a trillion, according to the nonprofit Aerospace Corporation .

by | April 02, 2018 | 07:52

Clueless actress Stacey Dash is withdrawing from her congressional run just after a month she filed her paperwork. There was no Republican on the ballot in the district's November 2016 House contest, which Democrat Nanette Barragan won.

by | April 01, 2018 | 15:51

Eddie Redmayne , the actor who portrayed Stephen Hawking in the film The Theory of Everything , paid tribute to Hawking at his funeral on Saturday in Cambridge England. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. Other celebrities including Queen guitarist Brian May and The Theory of Everything actress Felicity Jones were in attendance of the service, which was officiated by Reverend Dr Cally Hammond, Dean of ...

by | April 01, 2018 | 13:18

Facebook estimated that the ad would reach 1.2 million people, the group reported. The suit claims that's fine if you're selling shoes, but not if you are selling or renting homes. One user, Dylan McKay, noted that his Facebook archive contained "the metadata of every cellular call I've ever made, including time and duration" between October 2016 and July 2017, as well as "metadata about every text message I've ever received or sent", according to the report.

by | April 01, 2018 | 12:55

The Tiangong-1 space craft is expected to tear across the sky - similar to that of a meteor shower - once it plummets into the Earth's atmosphere somewhere between today and Easter Monday. In 2016, China announced they had lost control of the station, and speculation began that the station would eventually re-enter and burn up in our atmosphere.

by | April 01, 2018 | 03:26

For those who are calling URL shorter APIs to manage goo.gl links, are able to do so for another one year before Google shuts down the service completely. For one thing, FDL will only be beneficial to developers, so non-developers won't have use for the new service. Anyway, those who would like to try this doomed URL shortener in the months left until it goes to the far beyond should take a look at the brief video tutorial below.

by | March 31, 2018 | 22:59

Under Colorado's adult-use and medical marijuana regulations, THC and alcohol can not be sold in the same product. These will then be added to traditionally-brewed beer that's had its alcohol removed, much like current commercially sold non-alcoholic beers.

by | March 31, 2018 | 19:51

Our team confirmed this with them a couple of days after release upon receiving reports the app did not work. That's it! From now on, accessing your notifications and quick toggles on the Galaxy S9 should be much easier. Samsung has also looked to address the issues of capturing images in low-light, as the Galaxy S9 Plus sports a f/1.5 aperture - a world first for a smartphone camera, and its dual-aperture technology means your snapping woes should be long-gone.

by | March 31, 2018 | 16:15

The super moon phenomenon happens when the full moon coincides with the closest point of the moon's orbit to earth. The complete blue sap moon will not show up in some components of the nation. Blue moon is the term used to call the second full moon of the month. On the West Coast, the moon will become full at 5:36 a.m. PDT before the moon sets, making it visible to those who live there.

by | March 31, 2018 | 12:37

The film has earned a whopping Rs 25.10 crore on Day 1 at the Box Office. The latter had earned Rs 24 crore at the box office. With this huge number of releases obviously, we expect a good collection on day 1. Although met with average critic ratings the film has managed to woo fans over with its fresh new pairing, hardcore action sequences, story and catchy songs.

by | March 31, 2018 | 12:23

Tiangong-1, or " heavenly palace ", which was first launched in September 2011 , has a 10.4 metre-long body made up of two cylinders. However, the space station ceased working in March 2016 and the ground team lost control over the space station.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:35

The new OS features new immersive augmented reality experiences, new Animoji for iPhone X users, access to personal health records in the Health app and more . It will also let customers correct personal information, temporarily deactivate their account, and delete it. Apple is taking these steps to comply with the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation .

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:55

If you are a new user, you will have to pay ₹99 as an annual subscription fee on or before April 1, 2018 to get Jio Prime Membership for 12 months. It is because the company is planning to add more benefits under the Prime programme. It also said that it will withdraw this option after some time.

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:55

The phone is equipped with a Snapdragon 430 processor, clocked at 1.4GHz. The phone will ship with Face Unlock feature, allowing users to unlock the device by looking at it. The Z3 Play will don the XT1929 model number, like the other Motorola smartphones which arrive with the similar XT model numbers. The Moto G6 will ship with a front-facing fingerprint scanner and a dual-camera setup, while the Moto G6 Play will include a rear-facing fingerprint scanner and a single camera on ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:54

It was the agency's first module to test docking technology, which is essential for bringing astronauts and cargo into space. USA -funded Aerospace reports between 10 and 40 percent of a spacecraft re-entering the Earth's atmosphere is expected to make it through.

by | March 30, 2018 | 15:34

Facebook , Hefner's tweet reads, "continues to be sexually repressive". Hefner added, "Learning of the recent meddling in a free USA election further demonstrates another concern we have of how they handle users' data". You know, the ones that still use Facebook . Facebook has been facing pressure amidst rising criticism for not doing enough to protect its user data after evidence emerged that a political consultancy harvested information of about 50 million users from the social ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 12:31

Whenever I'm at basketball camps, I never hear any discussion about going from high school to the G League ". You don't have to worry about going to class, and don't get me wrong, education is important and I'm going to still take classes at my own pace.

by | March 30, 2018 | 11:16

The blue moon's peak will be around 8:37 a.m. on Saturday morning, but for those who would rather sleep in, just look up on Friday night or catch the Weather Channel's livestream from 9-10 p.m. The last time, we saw two blue moons within a calendar year was in 1999. "The term "blue moon" actually has nothing to do with the color of the moon", Accuweather's Astronomy Blogger Dave Samuhel said.

by | March 30, 2018 | 10:40

After almost half a century of trying to woo China into the club of major market-based economies, Trump made clear his administration plans to brandish sticks, not carrots, to achieve USA trade goals with Beijing. A senior administration official said that the USA had already engaged China on the topic in diplomatic discussions and the tariffs were a last resort.

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:11

Amazon shares erased a premarket gain of as much as 1.7 percent after the tweet . Trump has previously tweeted about Amazon , saying that it has done "great damage to tax paying retailers". Although the Trump administration could create some kind of "special Amazon sales tax ", but it would be hard to get that past potential legal challenges and consumers would probably resist.

by | March 30, 2018 | 04:32

However, the rejection of Google's Street View application by the government is bound to be a bump in the road ahead for Google. Cloud Identity - An upgrade to a service that Google launched previous year, Cloud Identity allows admins to manage the access that various users and groups have to their organization's Google Cloud Platform services.

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:51

Australia coach Darren Lehmann said Wednesday he fears for the health of Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft after they were suspended and sent home in disgrace following the ball-tampering scandal. "My family and I got a lot of abuse over the last week", said Lehmann, a burly former test player known for his no-nonsense approach on and off the field.

by | March 29, 2018 | 23:50

The waiting periods will give industry lobbyists and U.S. lawmakers a chance to water down a proposed target list that runs to 1300 products, many in technology sectors. White House officials did not specify which products will be targeted by the tariffs but the stock market opened lower on on Thursday morning with investors anxious that Mr.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:42

Bumble has now returned the favor by filing a separate lawsuit accusing Match of multiple improprieties in regards to interactions between the two companies over the past few months. In February, Match Group CEO Mandy Ginsberg confirmed that Tinder would soon introduce the same feature on its app . The suit says that despite being in active discussions with Match, the company never alerted Bumble to a forthcoming suit.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:38

Whistleblower Christopher Wylie, a founding employee of London-based consulting firm Cambridge Analytica , has accused that the firm, hired by Donald Trump during his primary campaign, illegally mined tens of millions of users' Facebook data and then used it to target potential voters.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:21

The 55-inch Mi TV 4S costs 2,999 Yuan in China which roughly translates to Rs 31,000. The company also launched the Mi LED Smart TV 4A 32 and 43-inch models in India later on. The Mi TV 4S 55-inch also features Bluetooth and Wi-Fi b/g/n connectivity . Perhaps better known to Android aficionados as the creator of the aftermarket variant MIUI , Xiaomi is also a household name outside the U.S.

by | March 29, 2018 | 20:08

If you've ever got the feeling that Facebook advertisers knew what you bought at the shops there's a good chance it does thanks to the Partner Categories . "The biggest difference is ease of access in settings, which fulfills Mark Zuckerberg's promise to make the privacy process and permissions more transparent to users", Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter said.

by | March 29, 2018 | 19:47

Facebook temporarily blocked advertisers from excluding any users from seeing their ads in response. "The way people find housing in 2018 is radically different than when the Fair Housing Act was passed in 1968", said Robert Schwemm, a law professor at the University of Kentucky and author of "Housing Discrimination: Law and Litigation".

by | March 29, 2018 | 18:29

Facebook announced Wednesday morning that it will be revamping its privacy settings on mobile devices in the coming weeks to make it easier for users to access their personal information. The company also made it easier to understand how these different controls work. And Mr Collins has now written to Facebook insisting that Mr Zuckerberg is "the right person" to give evidence to the inquiry and demanding an answer by April 9.