Sci-tech

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:24

Security updates are one of many layers used to protect Android devices and users. This is according to Wired which reported on research set to be published tomorrow at the Hack in the Box security conference . We're working with them to improve their detection mechanisms to account for situations where a device uses an alternate security update instead of the Google suggested security update.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:25

Zuckerberg said it would take "many months" to complete an audit of other apps that might also have improperly gathered or shared users' data. Cambridge Analytica compromised personal information of approximately 87 million users, half a million of whom were from India.

by | April 13, 2018 | 00:48

You'll be given less time to linger between phases. PUBG has also adjusted settings so that safe zones favors land rather than water, reducing the chances that players will be stranded on islands at the end. Yesterday, PUBG Corp pushed a new update to the Steam version of the game, detailing their changes in a post. Except for the first blue zone, the probability of creating an extreme safe zone (one far away from the center of the previous circle) has been reduced by 30%.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:39

The Chinese actress Liu Yifei had previously been set to play the title role. Between him and Yen, the studio is clearly looking to make sure Mulan will have worldwide appeal and is casting big stars to guarantee just that. Really, this is the latest example of how Disney's straying from their animated film with the live-action rendition. Caro later clarified this by saying that while songs for the film hadn't been officially approved yet, Disney isn't against the idea and are open to ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:21

This was the statement it released for the objective: "The last macOS release to support 32-bit apps without compromise is macOS High Sierra ". Apple is ostensibly hoping that by warning its users, it will prompt developers that know they have 32-bit apps running on Macs to update them and deliver 64-bit integration.

by | April 12, 2018 | 19:53

Oppenheimer maintained the shares of INTC in report on Wednesday , June 14 with "Hold" rating. The firm earned "Strong-Buy" rating on Monday, August 31 by Vetr . It is positive, as 35 investors sold JNJ shares while 884 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 589 raised stakes. Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $20.17 million activity.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:19

Nokia 3 is one of the most affordable smartphones by HMD Global . The Nokia 8 was one of the first devices included in Android Enterprise Recommended, a new Google-led programme that makes recommendations on the business devices and networks best suited for Android Enterprise deployments.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:14

He even celebrated his win with a cake, saying "yum", according to a report by the Guinness World Records. A 112-year-old man from Japan's Hokkaido, Masazo Nonaka has been certified as world's oldest man by Guinness World Records on Tuesday.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:16

This isn't the first time Apple has struggled to get a hot seller for a new product category. Over its first ten weeks on sale, HomePod accounted for just 10 percent of the smart speaker market, a figure dwarfed by segment leader Amazon's 73 percent share.

by | April 12, 2018 | 11:29

Conventional 18:9 displays make for taller devices, and a leaked image suggests that OnePlus will compensate for this on the upcoming smartphone. While the OnePlus 5T has a 6-inch FHD+ display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, the OnePlus 6 is said to flaunt a larger 6.28-inch Optic AMOLED display with a FHD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels as there is a display notch as mentioned above.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:44

Users will be able to follow the account by simply pointing their camera to the Nametags . The feature is called Nametags . " Focus " will be added to Instagram's existing camera functions, which include "Boomerang" (short looping video) and " Superzoom ", accessed under the record button in the camera screen.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:29

The conflict escalated in 2015 when Saudi Arabia and its Sunni-Arab allies launched a massive air campaign aimed at rolling back Houthi gains in Yemen. The Houthis previous year unveiled the Qasef-1 drone, along with three other new types of drones used for surveillance and attack, claiming they were indigenously made.

by | April 12, 2018 | 05:43

Maya was then forced to shoot her own friend in the head - a haunting event that helped shaped her into the angry survivor we see elsewhere in the trailer. The latest trailer for Starbreeze Studios' " Overkill's The Walking Dead " proves that no matter how you may feel about the current seasons of " The Walking Dead " TV series or the long-lived comic book run, this universe has more stories to tell.

by | April 12, 2018 | 04:17

The prices start at $699 for the 64 GB iPhone 8 variant and stop at $949 for the 256 GB iPhone 8 Plus version. The iPhone 7 received the same treatment a year ago with a red version being released around six months (March 21) after the initial launch.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:59

The Steam update "gives you more control over the privacy of your Steam account", with newfound options to keep your information private including your profile, friends list, comments, the games you own, what you're actively playing, and your Steam inventory , among other things.

by | April 11, 2018 | 23:40

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. (NasdaqGS: PYPL ) is 8082. A company with a low rank is considered a good company to invest in. PayPal Holdings ( NASDAQ: PYPL ) has obvious gauge of stock volatility. Business analysts often refer to net income to as the bottom line, since it is listed at the bottom of the income statement. PayPal Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: PYPL ) is a stock with 1.25B shares outstanding.

by | April 11, 2018 | 23:33

Get ready for a few changes to the screen millions of people wake up to: Google is contemplating a new design and new features for Gmail. "The left-side column was more like inbox .google.com and the right side was an enlarged version of Gmail".

by | April 11, 2018 | 22:01

Facebook, Inc. ( NASDAQ :FB) has risen 8.48% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.35% the S&P500. Insiders own 17.00% of the company's stock. Fulton Financial Bank Na holds 0.05% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation ( NASDAQ :NVDA) for 3,469 shares. A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:53

Facebook admitted last week that Cambridge Analytica obtained the personal data of roughly 87 million unwitting Facebook users. As well as Russian interference in the U.S. - What it sells: Facebook insists it does not sell advertisers personally identifiable information or even aggregate data. It also means that anyone who exchanged messages with those 1,500 people was affected, thereby increasing the actual number of affected users.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:29

Ireland is not included in the initial wave of countries, but Irish customers will receive their red iPhone 8s later this month. One hundred percent of all money raised by ( Red ) goes directly to Global Fund HIV/AIDS grants that provide testing, counselling, treatment and prevention programmes with a specific focus on eliminating transmission of the virus from mums to their babies.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:29

J. R. R. Tolkien fans everywhere will be very excited to hear that the world of Middle Earth will have fresh pages to read. According to Tolkien biographer John Garth , the battle that takes place at Gondolin is the author's 'biggest battle narrative outside of The Lord of the Rings' .

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:34

Many game developers would not even have been informed about the PlayStation 5. With over 73.6 million units sold worldwide, including an impressive 5.9 million consoles sold during the 2017 holiday season alone, it is clear to see that the PS4 is still immensely popular and there would be no need for Sony to try to rush release a PS5 device in 2018.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:15

On during the last trading session the stock increased $1.67 or 0.99%, reaching $170.05. Apple Inc . has volume of 29.02 million shares. Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:46

Fresh off its public listing on the stock exchange, Spotify is under pressure from investors to maintain its lead - and an overhauled free service could do the trick. Spotify is in a critical position now that it's gearing up to become a publicly traded company. The discount will apply for as long as you are subscribed taking £1 a month off the standard subscription charge of £9.99.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:25

One of the things that grabbed everyone's attention during the Senate testimony was Zuckerberg's booster cushion. He'll face House questioners Wednesday. The demonstration, created to make a statement about fake identities, came as the Facebook founder made his much-anticipated appearance before Congress to testify about the Cambridge Analytica data scandal .

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:53

The whistleblowing at Cambridge Analytica - a political data-mining firm that accessed the private information of millions of Facebook users to help target advertisements in support of Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election - has brought to the surface numerous poor privacy practices the social network has engaged in over the years.

by | April 11, 2018 | 03:42

While the exact logistics for how this would work are often uncertain, one Reddit user named Jaguar115 has created an image that shows how a pre-game setup menu might look. Inspired by the likes of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , Fortnite Battle Royale drops 100 players onto a map as they're forced to survive in a slowly shrinking playing field.

by | April 11, 2018 | 02:59

Apple has been partnering with Product (RED ) since 2006, and since that time, the company has donated more than $160 million to the Global Fund . Apple iPhone 8 (PRODUCT) RED with 64 GB storage is priced at Rs 67,940 and the price of the second variant of iPhone 8 with 256GB internal storage is Rs 81,500.

by | April 10, 2018 | 22:23

Researchers believe it was a member of the shastasaurid family, the most formidable hunters in the prehistoric oceans. Fossil collector Paul de la Salle found pieces of a jawbone on a beach in Lilstock, UK, which together measured about 1 m (3.3 ft) long.

by | April 10, 2018 | 22:24

Today is Patch Tuesday, and while many thought that that meant that Microsoft might release the Windows 10 spring update today , that's not what happened. The Windows File Manager lives again and runs on all now supported version of Windows, including Windows 10 . Users can also specify a date range in File.Search to limit the files returned, which are ordered by date rather than name.

by | April 10, 2018 | 21:53

Instagram did not immediately respond to PCMag's request for comment, but tells TechCrunch it's now testing this feature. That lets people tap through to view their profile, and generates a notification to the tagged user. The new feature is available now in the most updated version of the Instagram app. Perhaps they will print the Nametags on their merchandise. Well, once a Nametag has been created, it can be shared with others so that they can follow you easily by scanning it .

by | April 10, 2018 | 21:48

The shooter is slated to stay in early access for a year and will launch tomorrow in a playable, yet unfinished, state. The pay-to-win concerns surrounding Radical Heights emerged after Boss Key detailed the game's founder's packs . A mystery door appears randomly in the game world and reveals random loot. The in-game money you earn can be spent on a variety of '80s-themed vehicles and weapons, including BMX bikes, confetti bombs, inflatable decoys, and more.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:38

But the Google Home launch event that happened in New Delhi on Tuesday showed no signs of making excuses that will suppress the new product's popularity in India. You can use it by connecting the AC power adapter to a wall socket. The brand has also announced that they will be adding Hindi support later this year.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:32

The Chinese original equipment manufacturer likely still hasn't greenlit the project but even if it does, the ZTE Iceberg won't be officially launched before 2019, as per the same source. Apparently, ZTE is also giving modular a try, with pins on the back of the device for powering modules, or possibly for charging the phone itself (the listing also mentions wireless charging).

by | April 10, 2018 | 18:38

This means that all we know for now is what the handset will be called, although we guess also given that the phone has the ThinQ branding that it will feature LG's own digital assistant. Also, the LG G7 ThinQ has a dual camera set up in the rear panel but it will be in vertical shape rather than the horizontal shape of previous LG models.