Sci-tech

by | November 12, 2017 | 21:52

Trump has sought to confute the US intelligence community's conclusions that Russian Federation, under Putin's specific orders, meddled in the 2016 United States Presidential Election to favor Trump and discredit the Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton.

by | November 12, 2017 | 21:02

The boat is said to have hit a sand dune as the driver was not familiar with the topography of the river. China Rajappa, who was supervising rescue operations at the accident spot, announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 5 lakh each to the kin of the deceased.

by | November 12, 2017 | 19:05

The conjunction will be best visible from the country side, away from the light and pollution from the city. Venus and Jupiter's orbits will bring them into conjunction , which means the planets will appear to be very close together, creating a sort of celestial two-for-one event.

by | November 12, 2017 | 12:10

This is the first time in history that four Arab countries have reached the FIFA World Cup as Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, and Tunisia . Needing only a draw to qualify for next year's Russian Federation finals, two first-half goals from Nibal Dirar and Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia ensured the Atlas Lions a World Cup spot.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:07

Hopefully next year it's easier for gamers to buy a Switch. And truth be told, the question of stock issues tends to hang over Nintendo products, given the continued difficulty of obtaining items like the NES and SNES Classics, as well as amiibos.

by | November 10, 2017 | 21:24

No age-restricted content is allowed in the YouTube Kids app at all. Age-restricted videos are automatically blocked from showing up in its YouTube Kids app, the company said. It's in the process of training its team of moderators, which review videos on its site, to recognize and flag such videos. Some of them appear to being created by robots, which add various key words into videos in an attempt to play YouTube, while others seem to be actively made by people who are looking to disturb ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:52

Just Dial Limited is a Mumbai-based company providing local search related services in India. It also joined hands with UrbanClap and Faasos to start Google Aero, which is a rival of Just Dial. USA internet giant Google has been talking to Just Dial for an acquisition for some time. Google did not respond to queries on the issue. In its Q2FY18 earning report Just Dial has reported a Traffic (Unique Visitors) of 105 million, up 37.1 per cent YoY and 4.5 per cent QoQ.

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:37

That's when she allegedly discovered he was cheating on her. Subsequently, the pilot of the worldwide airline sought permission to make an unscheduled stopover at Chennai and later offloaded the couple along with their child before resuming the journey to Bali in Indonesia, the officials said.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:14

Just how it will be used within the AR headset, however, has not yet been finalized, with Apple looking at touch panels, Siri voice commands, and head gestures as possible options. Apple engineers are also developing the prototypes of a range of apps for the AR-powered smart headsets. It will bear similarities to the "system-on-a-package" component in the Apple Watch.

by | November 10, 2017 | 13:24

Q: Did you have a "fire sale" of Harmony Link product recently? Rather than "only" receiving a 35 percent off coupon, which can be applied to the cost of a $99 Harmony Hub , Logitech will now give ALL Harmony Link customers a free Harmony Hub (this device is in essence a vastly superior replacement for the Harmony Link).

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:48

November 8, 2017- A team of researchers led by Dartmouth College may have finally solved the problem of how to inexpensively improve wireless signal strength for indoor spaces with multiple rooms. The current research generalizes this idea by presenting a systematic approach to optimizing reflector shapes for enabling a more developed set of signal distributions.

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:12

If you enjoyed spending countless hours stumbling through public parks late at night playing Pokémon Go , we've got good news for you: there's a new game in the works. Wizards Unite will come out in 2018, and will allow players to roam the real world collecting power-ups, defending locations, and exploring their environment.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:10

No release dates have been set for any of the new films. However, if you have an EA Access subscription, you can start playing some of it right now. New locations and vehicles will also arrive . In the blog post, Lucasfilm wrote: "As writer-director of The Last Jedi , Johnson conceived and realized a powerful film of which Lucasfilm and Disney are immensely proud".

by | November 09, 2017 | 23:57

The update also addresses an issue where the "Hey Siri" feature occasionally stops working. Thankfully, the company is pushing out an update to iOS 11 today that should solve the problem. To request cash from your iPhone , open a conversation in Messages tap the App Store icon tap the Apple Pay icon enter an amount add an optional message tap the upwards arrow to send the request.

by | November 09, 2017 | 21:39

This was followed by the iPhone 6s at 7.9 million shipments. The older phones trounced the iPhone 8 variants, which didn't even crack the top five list in the third quarter. Despite Apple claiming that the iPhone X's glass back is the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, drop tests done on the expensive phone proved otherwise.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:53

The company said that "we conducted a thorough and completely transparent investigation into the root causes of the explosion ". SpaceX plans to launch its Falcon 9 rocket , which is equipped with nine Merlin engines on the first stage, at least three more times this year.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:52

Once the trading activities commenced, Three Pillars sold 199 mn shares of Bharti Airtel at Rs 473-490 per share. Bharti Airtel shares fell 3.4% to conclude to close at Rs 514.35 forward of the news on Tuesday, but are still ahead of more than 68 percent in 2017.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:02

More water lubricating the glaciers from below means glaciers can slide more easily. Hélène Seroussi of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said , 'I thought it was insane. Under Yellowstone National Park-a well-known geothermal hot spot-the heat from below is about 200 milliwatts per square meter averaged over the entire park, though individual geothermal features such as geysers are much hotter.

by | November 09, 2017 | 19:01

Additional tools like a file search feature are available, and could be useful for business users. To use the app, both sender and receiver need to have the app opened and use the Send and Receive file option. The app as it appeared in the Google Play store - complete with false "verified" badge. The APK file of the Files Go app is around 5.41MB in size, lower than the size of the Shareit and Xender installation packages.

by | November 09, 2017 | 14:10

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is zooming toward the outer edge of our solar system, and on New Year's Day 2019, it'll fly past MU69. " New Horizons has always been about pure exploration, shedding light on new worlds like we've never seen before", Alan Stern, New Horizons principal investigator, said in NASA's release .

by | November 09, 2017 | 13:06

Schoen noted that there are other unwanted website behaviors that are harder to detect, but Google will continue working to add new features to Chrome to protect users. This tactic is a circumvention of Chrome's pop-up blocker , Schoen said , and the changes would additionally allow a user to maintain the page context for navigation purposes.

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:09

At first, it appeared as a normal supernova and was classified as type II-P, a star that had enough mass to erupt as a supernova on its own. The "zombie" star kept erupting for almost two years - six times longer than the duration of a typical supernova.

by | November 09, 2017 | 09:40

Previously, some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners reported that they are having issues with the Android Auto and poor quality audio while recording videos. While it is uncertain at the moment what exactly is causing the problem, it would be wise to contact Google if you are experiencing this issue with your handset.

by | November 09, 2017 | 02:41

The occupants "put up a pretty good fight" as they were removed from the vehicle. "It was a pretty wild fight". All five were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of undisclosed minor injuries. The woman also escaped with the baby a few minutes later. The three were then picked up by a passerby in a truck, which was then rammed by another vehicle and ended up in a ditch.

by | November 08, 2017 | 23:05

Microsoft's latest LinkedIn integration , since acquiring the professional network in 2016, will see it leveraged in Microsoft Word to help Office 365 subscribers craft their resumes. Then in September, Microsoft announced that Office 365 will include a new "profile card" that can display LinkedIn information. Resume Assistant is still in preview stage.

by | November 08, 2017 | 19:23

Activision's Call of Duty: WWII opening weekend raked in over $500 million in sold-through copies worldwide - doubling last year's sales for Infinite Warfare . Call of Duty WW2 is out now on consoles and PC. Just yesterday, we reported that Call of Duty: WWII had a pretty big first week of release in the UK.

by | November 08, 2017 | 19:00

Ubisoft's hit video game Watch Dogs will be free to download and play for the next six days. If you managed to miss out on Watch Dogs all this time, don't fret, you can pick it up for free and see for yourself how it holds up. From November 7, 4pm UTC until November 13, 4pm UTC, you can grab Watch Dogs for free, and then it's yours forever. It lands on the Uplay Store for free download this afternoon.

by | November 08, 2017 | 18:27

Today, Holden said Uber is still looking to start testing flying taxi services by 2020, first Los Angeles, and then in the Dallas-Fort Worth area-both of which are home to global airports. Earlier this year, Uber hired NASA veterans Mark Moore and Tom Prevot to run, respectively, its aircraft vehicle design team and its air traffic management software programme.

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:57

The free-to-play title has now amassed 20 million players since becoming available for everyone at the end of September. Surprisingly, it was actually Fortnite that broke the 20 million barrier first, after only four months on the market.

by | November 08, 2017 | 17:09

As news on the iPhone X successors are now released, many customers may be wondering why Apple is seemingly moving on from the iPhone X . The company justifies charging such price because of the more advanced technologies and complex components in the smartphone.

by | November 08, 2017 | 13:50

How easy it will be for determined individuals to beat Facebook's system will remain to be seen and while some might question how safe it is to deliberately upload their own intimate photos to Facebook Messenger, Grant is confident in the system's security.

by | November 08, 2017 | 13:06

In a demonstration of the astounding power of science, we now know that sheep can recognise celebrities, including Baa-rack Obama (sorry). According to a news release on the University of Cambridge website, the sheep managed to pick the right image even when the celebrity's face was slightly tilted rather than straight.

by | November 08, 2017 | 11:52

If the Oneplus 5T is introduced at a starting price of 39,000 Rupees it will be a major price jump for a company that promised to offer flagship specifications on a budget. Here are the expected features of OnePlus 5T as per the leaked image. However, we do not know as of now which variant was the Oneplus CEO talking about.

by | November 07, 2017 | 22:10

Wait times will initially be available for mobile and desktop search before becoming a Google Maps feature. Google says this feature will be rolled out to almost a million sit-down restaurants around the world. The instant insight into wait times is part of a growing trend since Yelp and Nowait partnered earlier this year to deliver similar information. Google says they are using anonymous historical data to build the wait time estimates.

by | November 07, 2017 | 21:31

In the green corner, we have the Jedi Order, which has a diecast aluminum cover that has been weathered to represent the war-torn gear most often used by the Rebel Alliance. Preorders open tomorrow (8 November) at 2m United Kingdom time and are limited to one per person. Pricing is set at $1,200 with a limit of one per customer.