Sci-tech

by | November 07, 2017 | 20:25

Bendis, now of Portland, Ore., has been Marvel's top writer for more than a decade with stints on nearly every major series including " The Avengers ", "Spider-Man", " Iron Man ", " Guardians of the Galaxy " and " The Defenders " to name a few.

by | November 07, 2017 | 18:51

This streaming media player lets customers access TV shows, apps and games on their TV, launching in over 100 countries and territories worldwide, building on Amazon's launch of Prime Video a year ago. In addition to Prime Video, the 32-gram dongle can stream content from Netflix, YouTube and "over 4,000 apps and games across more than 100 countries and territories".

by | November 07, 2017 | 18:31

But what's most interesting about the MIT collaboration is the car's carbon fibre body which, Lamborghini says, is meant to store energy. Lamborghini says the next logical step is the development of a storage system able to deliver high peak power and regenerate kinetic energy with very limited influence from aging and cycling during the vehicle's life, and with the ability to symmetrically release and harvest electric power.

by | November 07, 2017 | 18:25

There were some big announcements to come from today's Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Nintendo Direct. Starting this Thursday, November 9th, Breath of the Wild players will be able to start a side quest which sets them on the hunt for an armor set themed around Rex from Xenoblade Chronicles 2 .

by | November 07, 2017 | 14:47

This bundle will vault you into the world of Skyrim in virtual reality, including a PlayStation®VR headset, PlayStation®Camera, two PlayStation®Move controllers, and the Skyrim ®VR game. As the Dragonborn , the prophesied hero born with the power of The Voice, you are the only one who can stand amongst them. In a recent livestream, Bethesda assistant community director Matt Grandstaff confirmed that The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim VR will have no mod support at launch, but it might ...

by | November 07, 2017 | 12:36

The near bezel-less device will reportedly feature a Kirin 970 chipset, the same chipset which was found in the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro . Built with the world's first AI processor for smartphones, the Huawei Mate 10 Series predicts its most efficient mode, optimising performance to keep the phone in prime condition and deliver all-round greater efficiency, with more power, at higher speeds.

by | November 07, 2017 | 12:14

The BSE Sensex last quoted lower by 335.14 points or 0.99 percent to 33,396.05. According to market observers, mixed global cues, coupled with profit booking in banks , capital goods and telecom stocks, and outflow of foreign funds sudued investors' sentiments.

by | November 07, 2017 | 05:07

People who received updates from the WhatsApp app they have always used will not be in any way affected by this. The fake version of Whatsapp has since been removed from the PlayStore. The discovery of the fake WhatApp software is just the latest incident that highlights Google's troubles keeping phony and malware-infected apps out of its mobile app store .

by | November 07, 2017 | 04:38

Supreme Court denied Samsung's appeal against its biggest rival that saw the iPhone maker awarded $120 million in a patent infringement case. Apple's victory in its slide-to-unlock case was significant, but it is relatively minor compared with the company's other pending lawsuits against Samsung, which originally sought up to $1 billion in damages for supposedly copying parts of the iPhone's design, including its app icon interface layout, rounded corners and black rectangular face.

by | November 06, 2017 | 23:06

While the petrol option with five-speed transmission will give a mileage of 13.87 kmpl, the diesel variant with six-speed transmission will give fuel economy of 20.37 kmpl (as per tests conditions), the company added. Renault is going to launch its most-awaited four wheeler the Renault Captur on November 6 in India. There's a 7.0-inch touch screen multimedia system that offers a number of connectivity options such as Bluetooth, USB, aux-in, integrated maps and navigation.

by | November 06, 2017 | 21:37

The score, the worst it has awarded, is based on tests mimicking real mishaps, as well as the phone's repairability . On the first face-down drop, the firm saw the glass front shatter, the display become unresponsive, and Face ID stopped working.

by | November 06, 2017 | 19:53

Intel had identified that it couldn't deliver a premium computer experience for gamers and enthusiasts in the thin and light form factor laptop, typically between 11 and 16mm thick. This technology is described as a bridge that allows heterogeneous silicon to quickly pass information in extremely close proximity. Intel's new Core H-Series chips are expected to hit the streets in the first quarter of 2018, and the firm is teasing incoming designs from "major OEMs".

by | November 06, 2017 | 17:07

For the most part, we stuck with questions about the past, present, and future of the Xbox One X console, which the company is positioning as a current-gen "upgrade" option. According to Gamespot , Xbox Executive Shannon Loftis has said that she is confident about the games heading to Xbox One towards but would like to see more console exclusives in the lineup.

by | November 06, 2017 | 14:06

The VW-owned exotic manufacturer should have taken notice of last month's broken record for the 0-249-0 miles per hour category - and it seems the exact same example that was used then to beat the mighty Chiron is also responsible for the new record, the most prestigious of them all.

by | November 04, 2017 | 20:10

The Sultan director has tweeted a series of short videos and pictures from sets across the globe features Salman and Katrina. Salman will be seen perform some challenging stunts as well as action sequences. The sequel will pick up their story where we left it four years ago. One of them is a 40 tonne truck which made a lot of noise when it blew up! "What was hard to make, actually feels lovely to watch now".

by | November 04, 2017 | 13:44

The app was named " Update WhatsApp Messenger" with developer name as 'WhatsApp Inc*'. The spoof used the name " Update WhatsApp", and included the WhatsApp logo to make it appear as though the phony was an official update to the very popular messaging app.

by | November 04, 2017 | 13:07

He says that "keeping the headphone jack allows our users to continue to take full advantage of the excellent range of audio choices on the market". The OnePlus 5T is speculated to be unveiled sometime in November. The company apparently went as far as to consider a second USB-C port, but decided against it. OnePlus did acknowledge the potential wireless audio technology has.

by | November 04, 2017 | 08:55

Warmer air temperatures high above the Antarctic led to the smallest recorded seasonal ozone hole in 30 years. Deterioration of the ozone layer was mainly taking place over Antarctica, and became a particular cause for concern for those living in the southern hemisphere.

by | November 04, 2017 | 03:51

The next supermoon will rise on 3 December , with the Hunter's Moon of 2016 - which was the largest in 70 years - not set to be surpassed in size until 2034. Due to the fact it does not orbit the sun in a flawless circle, instead moving in a slight oval, it can move closer or further to Earth depending on the point of its course.

by | November 03, 2017 | 22:51

Moira's biotic abilities allow her to switch between the two options quickly in combat as she works to keep her team alive and assassinate weakened enemies. Blizzard World will come to Overwatch in early 2018 but director Jeff Kaplan promises that the new map will hit PTR "very, very soon". Blizzard has provided a deeper breakdown of Moira's abilities and backstory on the official Overwatch site , however, is yet to announce a release date.

by | November 03, 2017 | 22:49

Blizzard's hope is that the mode's random nature will ensure you never get bored or want for something to do. If you lose, however, your deck is discarded and you have to start the gauntlet again from the beginning. This expansion will also introduce Legendary weapons, with one for available for each of the game's nine classes. Tolin's Goblet is just one example of interesting treasure you can find.

by | November 03, 2017 | 22:20

The second recall covers 3-series cars from the 2006 through 2011 model years. Some of the vehicles mentioned above are included in both of the widespread recalls. Also covered are the 2007-2011 328i xDrive, 335i xDrive and 335is, and the 2009-2011 335d. Four injuries due to the heating and air conditioning in the automobiles have been reported.

by | November 03, 2017 | 22:04

The new expansion will also see the introduction of fresh types of content that have never been seen before in the game. Blizzard took some time to show off the next expansion for World of Warcraft during their opening ceremonies at Blizzcon, and the rivalry between the Alliance and Horde is about to get reignited.

by | November 03, 2017 | 21:54

It wouldn't be Blizzard without the thanking of fans, as an added bonus those who have already purchased any of the three campaigns will be receiving a personal thank you with an exclusive Ghost skin and three new portraits. Once you achieve 10 First Wins of the Day in Unranked or Versus A.I., you'll gain access. Unfortunately, not all of StarCraft 2's co-op content will be available, as co-op commanders will be capped at level 5.

by | November 03, 2017 | 21:22

The statement also explained that the Seattle-based Runic Games was shut down "as part of the company's continued strategy to focus on online games as a service", with Perfect World saying that is "grateful to the team for all of their hard work" in bringing players its line of titles such as the Torchlight series and the recently-released Hob to players everywhere.

by | November 03, 2017 | 16:25

Public sector lender Punjab National Bank reported 2 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 560.58 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as against Rs 549.36 crore in the same period previous year. Metal and mining firm Vedanta may rise after it reported a 43 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by strong commodity prices and solid operational performance in its zinc and copper businesses.

by | November 03, 2017 | 14:36

Only South Korean, US and UK Galaxy S8 users will get to preview the upcoming Samsung Experience 9.0. Hit the source link for the info on how to get into the beta program and let us know what you think once you do! Users have been motivated to comment on their first impressions of how the device performed.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:23

Southern Illinois University Carbondale anthropology doctoral student Matthew Nowak is among the worldwide team of researchers who recently made the discovery. They said the first indications of the uniqueness of the new species came from the skeletal material of an adult male orangutan killed in 2013. The new species lives south of what was the known range for Sumatran orangutans.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:41

Revenue expectations for the period are $9.84 billion for the period, up from $7 billion, based on the estimates of Wall Street analysts who cover the stock. The company also revealed the number of active monthly users has increased to 2.07 billion, up 16 percent since a year ago, and it now boasts 1.37 billion daily users.

by | November 02, 2017 | 19:26

The Great Pyramid of Giza is not only one of the Seven Wonders of the World, but it's been a place of discovery for centuries. "It is big", said co-discoverer Mehdi Tayoubi of the ScanPyramids project, which has been exploring Khufu's pyramid since October 2015 with non-invasive technology using subatomic particle scans.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:43

In the meantime, PC giant will keep developing and selling separate PC lineups under Fujitsu, NEC, and Lenovo names in Japan. The joint venture will focus on the research, development, design, manufacturing and sales of Client Computing Devices (CCD) for the global PC market.

by | November 02, 2017 | 18:23

If, for instance, you have a 1440p monitor that you'd like to play an Xbox One X on, you're invited to come along for the ride. Getting the most out of an Xbox One X will require a 4K television or monitor, of course, but it's good to see Microsoft offering this extra option.

by | November 02, 2017 | 17:38

So what will OnePlus 5T offer? The teaser shows the baseplate of every OnePlus smartphone to date, showing the speaker grilles, charging ports, and headphone jack layout, and was posted together with the tagline "what do our phones have in common?" Keeping the headphone jack allows our users to continue to take full advantage of the excellent range of audio choices on the market.

by | November 02, 2017 | 13:41

John Hennessey , Founder & CEO, Hennessey Special Vehicles said, "We've designed Venom F5 to be timeless so that in 25 years it will still have a level of performance and design that will be unmatched". Hennessey Special Vehicles has revealed what aims to be the first 300 miles per hour street legal production auto. Working hand-in-hand with Hennessey on one of the most stunning road cars we've seen has been an incredible experience.

by | November 02, 2017 | 12:14

The squeezy sides are back in a second attempt to seem relevant and, to HTC's credit, the default action this time is a touch more convincing. Unfortunately, the rest of the specs remain pretty much identical to its smaller brother. Audiophiles will note that there is no headphone jack here, although Google does provide an adapter with its own built in DAC in the box, so you don't have to splash out on a new set of cans.