Sci-tech

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:17

Matters were fixing to get much worse on the par-3 12th when his tee shot bounced off the bank into Rae's Creek. But he slipped up with a bogey on the 5 and 7. Amateur Doug Ghim holed out from the fairway on the 18th hole for his second eagle of the day, placing him in a group at 72 that included Italy's Francesco Molinari, Kyle Stanley, Charl Schwartzel of South Africa, Tommy Fleetwood of England and 1992 champion Fred Couples.

by | April 06, 2018 | 13:56

The foundation said that it hopes that continuing the competition will spur on the teams that are still developing landers, including making launch arrangements and developing hardware. It was also unclear who would be eligible to compete. They want to put a private probe on the Moon, but as of now, there is no cash prize announced for the winners.

by | April 06, 2018 | 12:46

Additionally, Microsoft has also tweaked OneDrive's internal mechanisms to detect whenever an account's files might have been encrypted by ransomware . You can now restrict your email recipients from forwarding or copying emails you send from Outlook.com. With the changes, links in Word, Excel and PowerPoint will now be screened in real time to determine if the destination website contains malicious material.

by | April 06, 2018 | 09:48

During his first full season in the minors, Tebow hit.226 with 8 home runs and 52 runs batted in in 126 games. Tebow batted seventh and started in left field for Binghamton Thursday against the Portland Sea Dogs, the Double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox.

by | April 06, 2018 | 09:37

He will testify about the matter next Tuesday and Wednesday during US congressional hearings. While most users are from the USA - over 70 million - 562,455 Indian users' data has also been shared with Cambridge Analytica . Nearly always, critics say, the changes meant a move away from protecting user privacy toward pushing openness and more sharing. Data mining firm Analytica has been accused of harvesting personal information of over millions of Facebook users illegally to influence polls in ...

by | April 06, 2018 | 09:16

The two of them communicate via walkie-talkie and you end up having to answer some pretty tough questions that will make or break Henry and Delilah's unique relationship. "And in your hands, your trusty Nintendo Switch", the studio said. Reengineering the sprawling meadows and towering trees of Firewatch's wilderness to play perfectly on new hardware is no small engineering task.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:09

Moto G6 series will incorporate three Smartphones - the Moto G6 , Moto G6 Play , and the Moto G6 Plus . Based on numerous leaks, we have managed to see the shell and the overall design of the upcoming Moto G6 models. Moto G6 Plus is relied upon to accompany a marginally bigger 5.93-inch full HD+ display and 18:9 viewpoint proportion. The report confirms earlier reports saying that the Moto G6 will come with a dual camera setup.

by | April 06, 2018 | 02:28

As far as the fiscal reason regarding releasing a 2019 Mac Pro , Apple has created somewhat of a problem for themselves with the introduction of so many different product lines. Apple originally only said that the Mac Pro would not be a 2017 release, which left the door open for sometime this year. "It's not something for this year".

by | April 05, 2018 | 22:30

Battle for Azeroth will also be available in a retail-exclusive Collector's Edition (SRP $99.99). You'll be a witness to and participant in a reignited conflict between the Horde and Alliance, and both factions must mobilize their naval might.

by | April 05, 2018 | 21:37

Every single galaxy is likely to have an SMBH in its center around which the whole galaxy spins, slowly feeding it over billions of years. Thus, researchers at the University of Columbia, New York, studied the binary systems which are duos formed when a black hole captures a passing star and mate to it.

by | April 05, 2018 | 16:07

One Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Microsoft by 5.0% during the second quarter. Corporate insiders own 1.49% of the company's stock. Looking back further, Microsoft Corporation stock has been 20.43% over the last six months, and 4.87% since the start of the calendar year. The stock has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, October 11.

by | April 05, 2018 | 13:43

The company brought video and voice calling to Snapchat back in 2016 and notes that users are making millions of calls via the platform each and every day. In an email statement to NDTV Gadgets 360° about the mentions feature, Snap said , "Let your friends know who you're with or if you're thinking about them".

by | April 05, 2018 | 13:35

It was announced that Giannandrea was leaving Google on Monday where he has worked on AI in search and Google Assistant . For Apple , hiring Giannandrea not only means getting his service but also opening the door for many more high profile hires in the space as he will become one of the 16 executives reporting directly to the CEO Tim Cook .

by | April 05, 2018 | 13:04

In a odd decision, Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday accorded five "sadhus" the status of minister of state. Bhaiyyu Maharaj: His real name is Udaysingh Deshmukh. He received strong support from his party colleague and Union minister Uma Bharti, who said those being given MoS status were "saints and not criminals".

by | April 05, 2018 | 12:49

To enable or disable Alexa hands-free, swipe down from the top of your tablet's Home screen , tap the Settings icon (you know, the one that looks like a cog), tap Alexa, then tap the toggle for Hands-Free Mode. Now you can control Alexa with your voice when your tablet is connected to power or the screen is on and in use. The feature was already available on the Fire HD 10 .

by | April 05, 2018 | 12:00

We're on the verge of the earnings reporting season. Generally speaking, earnings are expected to fall in coming quarters. USA stocks rose on Tuesday as technology shares cut sharp losses from the previous session. Wilder recommended a 14-period smoothing. (FOX)'s value Change from Open was at -0.70% with a Gap of 0.45%. Is the Stock Overbought or Oversold? This indicator is developed by J.

by | April 05, 2018 | 09:39

Interested customers can choose to register for updates on the pricing, offers and availability of the Google Home and Google Home Mini when they are launched. Start of a new month, and here comes the latest security patch from Google. The launch of Google Home smart speakers assumes great significance since Amazon had launched its popular Echo series speakers in October 2017.

by | April 05, 2018 | 09:37

That makes a trendy 18:9 (or 18.5:9) aspect ratio unlikely, but as insane as it sounds, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo could bring removable batteries back from the dead. Until recently, the devices had been updated with the latest patches on a month-by-month basis, now owners of the 2015 handsets are faced to having to update to the all-new and highly rated Galaxy S9.

by | April 05, 2018 | 03:47

As stated in the report, device applications of virtual and augmented reality require a lot of computing power, so developers have to optimize them. The new browser is said to be cross-platform, privacy-friendly, and open source with a special interface for headsets.

by | April 05, 2018 | 02:14

As part of the agreement, HITMAN: Definitive Edition will be available in retail stores for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on May 18th. It will include in-game disguises based on IO games like Freedom Fighters , Kane & Lynch and Mini Ninjas to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

by | April 04, 2018 | 21:58

Intel , meanwhile, will be the presenting partner of the National Basketball Association 2K League Studio, where Intel® Core™ and Intel® Xeon® processors will provide the technology infrastructure for the league's regular season, playoffs, and Finals.

by | April 04, 2018 | 18:55

The Nokia 8 Sirocco is the brand's flagship offering, getting encased in 3D Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back complete with curved sides. It also comes with a myriad of sensors on board such as an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and a rear-facing fingerprint sensor.

by | April 04, 2018 | 14:39

While there is no official confirmation, a new mid-range device is now spotted on the Samsung India's website . On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy A6 also appeared on GeekBench with model number SM-A600FN. Under the hood is the in-house Exynos 7885 octa-core processor coupled with Mali-G71 GPU. Samsung the world's biggest cell phone maker and unfortunately, the slowest programming update supplier, may have at last chosen to acquaint Android Oreo update with some of its last year's ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 09:32

It must be noted that Nokia 9 will be featuring ZEISS-branded triple-lens camera setup which would be technically superior as compared to the Leica lens used in Huawei phones. All three handsets run Android One (Oreo 8.1) and are likely to be placed strategically in different segments based on their specifications. Talking about the upcoming flagship's specifications, it would be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 chipset, fixing one of the biggest drawbacks of the Nokia 8 Sirocco .

by | April 04, 2018 | 06:00

Now two-and-a-half million light years apart, both the Milky Way and Andromeda are spiral galaxies, but Andromeda is much larger at 110,000 light years across and containing an estimated one trillion stars. "It won't be quick, but if you could come back and look in 3 billion years' time the galaxy would be about 5 percent bigger than it is today", said Martínez-Lombilla in a press release .

by | April 03, 2018 | 21:30

During that time, long-necked Sauropods that could grow almost 7-feet tall and three-toed theropods were roaming the Earth. The discovery of around 50 huge dinosaur footprints at a site on the Isle of Skye in Scotland , UK, has been labelled " globally important ".

by | April 03, 2018 | 19:23

The media rights will be for a period of five years from April 2018 to March 2023. Star India paid Rs 3,851 crore for the rights to broadcast India's home matches for the 2012-2018 cycle. This is the first time BCCI has opted for an e-auction to sell the media rights. Facebook had placed a whopping bid of ₹3,900 crore ($600 million) for exclusive digital rights of IPL but lost to Star which acquired the rights with a consolidated bid.

by | April 03, 2018 | 14:02

These allow the processors to operate in low power in the background while listening for voice commands. ( All are " Coffee Lake " 14nm chips.) Intel also launched a new lineup of desktop Core processors, plus a new branding logo (Core i7+) to indicate the presence of hard drive-boosting Optane memory inside notebook PCs.

by | April 03, 2018 | 13:51

Responding to concerns that people raised months ago before Shadow of War was even released , Monolith said it is removing all Gold and War Chests from the game's store. Not only that, the studio will also be updating the "section of the campaign, where players defend their fortresses against Sauron's repeated counter-attacks".

by | April 03, 2018 | 12:35

According to the Aerospace Corporation , the 8.5-ton space station could land along a strip of the United States from northern California to Pennsylvania, which includes the southern Lower-Peninsula of MI. Astrophysicist Jonathan McDowell believes Tiangong is only the 50th most massive object to come back uncontrolled. Lying nearly 1,670 miles (2,700km) away from the nearest inhabited landmass, its considered the most remote place on Earth.

by | April 03, 2018 | 06:52

According to the same study, in the ranking of strikes France is followed with a high rate by Denmark, Canada, Belgium, Finland, Spain, Norway, Ireland, UK and Malta. They believe - despite consistent denials from the government - that the proposed changes are a first step towards privatisation. But this time, the unions are less powerful, less united and seem to have less support.

by | April 03, 2018 | 02:42

But as Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual-assault charges begins this week, the second courtroom showdown between the 80-year-old entertainer and Andrea Constand is shaping up to be no simple repeat of the first. More than half of the 120 potential jurors being questioned in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial say they've already formed an opinion about the comedian's guilt or innocence.

by | April 03, 2018 | 01:17

The China Manned Space Engineering Office said that most of the 34ft-long, 11ft-wide space station's components were "ablated" during re-entry. The 8.5-tonne Tiangong-1, with a length of 10.4 meters and maximum diameter of 3.35 meters, providing a room of 15 cubic meters for three astronauts to live and work, was launched by the Long March-2FT1 carrier rocket at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on September 29, 2011.

by | April 03, 2018 | 00:32

Dragon also carries cargo for research in the National Laboratory, operated by the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), including testing the effects of the harsh space environment on materials, coatings and components; identifying potential pathogens aboard the station; and investigating an antibiotic-releasing wound patch.

by | April 03, 2018 | 00:34

The company had a trading volume of 45,265,805 shares , compared to its average volume of 33,278,292. It has outperformed by 33.10% the S&P500. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 3 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 1 given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating.