Electronics

by | December 17, 2017 | 16:12

Chevrolet unveiled its new 2019 Silverado pickup in Texas on Saturday and the brand's talk is all about steel - whether it's the truck's steely-eyed front-end appearance or the metal that lines its bed. Also, the Silverado's side mirrors have migrated from the A-pillars to the door, a position that should help with visibility and aerodynamics. The body, too, is more sculpted than before - replacing the blocky fenders and rocker-panels with curvier, grooved stampings.

by | December 16, 2017 | 18:10

Microsoft has always been rumored to work on a Surface Phone , but so far, we have no official words on it. The patent, which was filed by members of the Microsoft Surface team (and spotted by MSPoweruser ), refers to a "hinged computing device" with two different screens.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:57

The attacks follows a trend of malware created to target industrial control systems (ICS), which grew after the 2010 Stuxnet attack in Iran, the post said. 'Industrial companies, with operations at risk, should look to proven technologies that leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning to continuously monitor industrial controls systems networks for anomalies that detect and mitigate possible attacks that could cause harm to the industrial control systems, ' he added.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:49

Unlike the company's most recent test launches, Blue Origin did not provide updates or a public live video feed of the flight. You know. like Anakin Skywalker? It was the first time the company launched a crew capsule with real windows, measuring 73 centimetres wide and 110 centimetres tall - that the company hopes will attract space tourists for suborbital rides.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:58

But Friday morning was the cutoff for saving images and files to computers, and all AIM-related data is being deleted. AIM may be ded, but our memories will live on 4ever. So much of the tech-related language and the schemes we use to continue to develop tech-language today has its foundation in the AIM era-lol. AOL has been hinting at AIM's discontinuation for some time, even pulling the service from third-party clients this past spring.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:34

Take-Two Interactive, the studio behind popular games such as Grand Theft Auto , Civilization IV, NBA 2k18 and Bioshock 2 announced they are creating a new publishing label, Private Division . The new label is also publishing an unannounced RPG from Obsidian by Tim Cain and Leonard Boyarsky, the co-creators of Fallout . The label will be publishing Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey from Panache Digital Games , a studio led by the creator of the Assassin's Creed franchise Patrice ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 20:39

Engage in Crucible Mayhem or become legend in Strikes and you'll be rewarded. Those who want to get in the holiday spirit can use new consumables that give rewards to everyone they're playing with. The Dawning is a recurring Christmas event that allows players to access timed content themed around the festive season and winter. Now more than ever, we must gather together in the Tower, at the Farm, and all across the system to give thanks.

by | December 15, 2017 | 18:35

That's according to an annual report on press freedom released on Wednesday by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ ), a watchdog. In addition to Trump's friendships with leaders who swiftly arrest journalists on "anti-state" charges, said the CPJ, the president's " nationalistic rhetoric , fixation on Islamic extremism , and insistence on labeling critical media "fake news" serves to reinforce the framework of accusations and legal charges that allow such leaders to preside over ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 17:35

Similar to other a la carte stores like iTunes and Vudu, Redbox will offer 48-hour rentals for $4, and purchases starting at $10, though it won't support 4K HDR video at the moment. When a subscriber reaches 100 points they get a free movie or game rental. "(That) is a subscription service, and they do not offer new releases". It's launching as an integrated part of the main Redbox app, which has been downloaded more than 35 million times.

by | December 15, 2017 | 17:20

Xeon processors are available up to 18 cores, with 22 Teraflops of graphics performance and a handsome 27-inch Retina 5K display. Thankfully, Apple's first black USB-to-Lighting cord comes bundled with the iMac Pro for free. You get a beast of a machine for which Apple charges $13,348. iMac Pro also supports up to 4TB of SSD and up to 128GB of ECC memory , and with four Thunderbolt 3 ports, can connect up to two high-performance RAID arrays and two 5K displays at the same time.

by | December 15, 2017 | 16:35

And while you might have thought that it will be Samsung or some other familiar name to have the new in-screen fingerprint scanner in a flagship phone, it is now clear that the first phone with an in-screen fingerprint sensor will actually be Vivo , a Chinese phone maker that most people in the West know nothing about.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:39

In a break from past practice, Facebook has announced that it will test pre-roll, six-second ads on the videos in its Watch hub and other video-centric areas starting in January. The move is created to support video producers on Facebook's Watch platform , which the company recently launched in August. "We don't need to do pre-roll because our model is not one where you come to Facebook to watch one piece of content, you come to look at a feed", Zuckerberg had earlier said in July.

by | December 15, 2017 | 11:18

For those who are shopping about for a new laptop that is both sturdy and has a decent battery life, you will be pleased to learn that LG has announced its new 2018 series of Gram laptops. The webcam is positioned on top of the display where it should be for flattering video calls and DTS Headphone X provides multi-channel sound of up to 11.1 channels for rich 1.5W hi-fi surround sound.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:10

As some have pointed out, you can get a brand new vehicle - albeit a awful one - for less than the cost of the top-of-the-line iMac Pro! It comes with 32GB of 2666MHz DDR4 ECC memory and a 1TB SSD. The users can also add special effects like 360-degree titles in 2D or 3D, apply blurs, glows and other immersive effects; and use visual controls to straighten horizons or remove camera rigs from equirectangular (map projection) videos.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:51

I guess that really does mean that you can't believe everything that you read on the Internet. The tweet from Cooper's account also called Trump a "tool". Moore fumed: "This was a politically motivated effort by radical homosexual and transgender groups to remove me as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court because of outspoken opposition to their immoral agenda".

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:28

On the front is the 6.01-inch Full Optic AMOLED display that offers Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. With the launch of OnePlus 5T , the tech industry received a premium version of OnePlus 5 with improved features.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:30

Another possibility is the Nokia 5 in 2018 will come with dual camera sensors. The Nokia 9 is expected to be unveiled in January next year before releasing it into the market a few weeks later, perhaps at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona which will take place in February.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:25

According to Crytek, it licensed the Cryengine to Cloud Imperium Games (CIG) at a below-market rate because CIG agreed to prominently display of its trademarks in Star Citizen , and because CIG agreed to exclusively use Cryengine. Looking carefully at CIG and RSI's own marketing materials, show lines of code on the screen that seem to indicate the games are running, at least partially, on CryEngine 3.

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:54

From his cell, he posted documents related to his case. It told Reuters in a statement that it has serious concerns about the law "due to its geographic-specific approach to cybersecurity" and is now assessing its options. USA officials have said that step, while welcomed, would not be sufficient. Kaspersky Lab issued a statement Tuesday saying it has "serious concerns" about the new law prohibiting USA federal agencies from using its products because of "its geographic-specific approach ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:55

Metal Gear Survive is a spin-off from Metal Gear Solid V , and today, Konami revealed a lot more information about the title, including details about its single-player campaign. This will entail building up your Base Camp and ensuring that you collect enough food and water. Participants in beta will receive an in-game bonus with the purchase of the full game.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:49

Apple's latest startup acquisition could give its music service a jolt. There may be yet more futuristic uses for Shazam's tech in the pipeline. The popular music identifying app Shazam has been purchased by Apple because of its huge cache of user music browsing data.

by | December 14, 2017 | 01:14

While under-display fingerprint sensors have mostly been prototypes until now, Synaptics seems to be quite optimistic regarding their tech. Since late-2016 to September 2017, rumours were rife that Samsung and Apple were in a closely fought race to launch new phones with an on-screen fingerprint sensor .

by | December 14, 2017 | 00:10

Google Assistant has only been available on smartphones. Roughly 26 percent of Android devices run Lollipop , and given Google's penchant to want Assistant in as many devices as possible, such a move is not entirely unprecedented. In the coming weeks, Assistant will rollout to tablets running Android 6.0 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, and 8.0 Oreo. With this major expansion, Google said over 50 per cent of Android users across the world will have access to Google Assistant on their devices.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:08

For the time being, however, Machado is an Oriole. But you wonder how many teams would feel confident enough that they could re-sign Machado to a long-term deal to surrender a ton for a player that could leave for another team next year (the White Sox, Phillies and Cardinals have been connected with Machado).

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:57

The investment is Apple's second from its $1 billion advanced manufacturing fund that seeks to foster innovation and create jobs. With Apple's money, Finisar is going to reopen a 700,000 sq. It's likely Apple expands use of the VCSEL technology beyond iPhone X to future models of its flagship smartphone. VCSEL chips also are used in Apple's AirPods.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:18

A statement by FIFA made available to The Guardian yesterday reads: "The Nigeria Football Federation ( NFF ) has been sanctioned for fielding an ineligible player in the match between Algeria and Nigeria on November 10 2017". " Shehu Abdullahi got his first yellow card in our very first preliminary match against Swaziland away". "They assumed the cards gotten prior would not count".

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:54

Dontnod CEO, Oskar Guilbert, hopes the iOS port will set "a new benchmark for the adventure genre on mobile". One of the biggest titles in choice-based, narrative adventure games is DONTNOD's Life is unusual, which released in five episodes over the course of 2015.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:13

Screen: The V30+ comes with what LG calls as a Full Vision display . OnePlus 5T also offers an 18:9 edge-to-edge display . The phone, in addition, also supports always-on functionality. While the rest of the smartphone will look and feel like every other premium flagship we have seen this year, it's the cameras that LG has used that make the V30+ special.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:45

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Media coverage about United States Steel (NYSE:X) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. was 11.89 Million in its previous trading session. Macquarie Research maintained AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ) rating on Wednesday, April 27.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:21

The center is focused on "basic AI research" and will be made up of a team of researchers based in Beijing . MIT Technology Review notes that companies there are actively hiring engineers and scientists in the field, and have fewer obstacles to face in collecting and analyzing large amounts of data from users across the country - all of which are crucial towards the goal of leading the charge in developing AI technology.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:54

To access the effects, users can start or open a one-on-one or group conversation and tap the video icon in the top right corner. In addition to those 3D objects listed above, Facebook Messenger supports bubbles and words that read "love", "bae" and "miss you" as World Effects.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:15

Netflix traditionally keeps its subscriber data a secret (they recently released a brief report of the highlights of user behaviour for 2017 ), but revealed it for comedic purposes, and many weren't happy about that. But this initial blase attitude on my part wasn't fair, because there are certainly many cases where such leaked viewing histories could have serious ramifications on someone's life.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:25

MKBHD also featured the HiRise Pro in his first look at the iMac Pro . The iMac Pro uses AMD's Radeon Pro Vega 56 GPU, which comes with 8 GB of HDM2 memory, as the baseline. In short, with the T2 bearing more responsibility than its predecessor, the iMac Pro's primary processor will be able to handle primary computing tasks far more quickly.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:58

At right, police patrol Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in the underground passageway where the explosion occurred. Angelica Spanos, a reporter, tweeted: "#BREAKING: "An explosion occurred in the 42nd St./Port Authority Bus Terminal. "The Kensington community we have", Quadry said, "it's people who work very hard just to provide for our family". Ullah allegedly told police interrogators he was inspired by ISIS and wanted to retaliate for USA bombings of the terror group.

by | December 12, 2017 | 16:08

Notably, unlike the Mi Mix 2 that has a single camera, Xiaomi's next bezel-less Mi Mix 3 smartphone will feature a dual camera setup. The most striking difference from the previous generation Mix device is the presence of a dual camera lens.