Sci-tech

by | December 19, 2017 | 21:42

It will have premium features and performance for mainstream auto buyers. The 2019 Honda Insight will go on sale in the summer of 2018, the company said. Those cars were, respectively, a tiny two-seat hatchback (2000-2006) and a subcompact five-door hatchback (2010-2014). Most of the sales will be driven by gas-powered trucks and SUVs.

by | December 19, 2017 | 21:17

Much like I would say RoboCop is one of the great comic book movies despite not being based on a real comic book, this might be the best video game movie so far despite not being based on an actual video game. 'Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle' starlet Madison Iseman takes us inside the movie and spills on her character's journey, the movie's Robin Williams tribute , and more! With this one, a big piece to this as well was working with these really talented actors and hilarious people.

by | December 19, 2017 | 19:33

To use Google Chrome , upgrade for free (for a limited time) to Windows 10 Pro. This means you no longer need to use Edge to download Google Chrome, with the browser losing its main function for many. One of the sad truths Microsoft faces with its browsers these days is that more often than not, they are used only once in order to download and install Google Chrome .

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:28

This is the second consecutive week when the domestic market is closed in a tight rally. Auto and consumer durable stocks drove the show. The NSE Nifty 50 rose by 55.50 points or 0.54 per cent to close at 10,388.75 points, while the BSE Sensex closed at 33,601.68 points - up 138.71 points or 0.41 per cent - from its previous close.

by | December 19, 2017 | 17:21

In a community forum for ZTE fans , one representative from the company created a thread for the Axon 7 group and posted a message to announce that Android 8 .0 Oreo is officially coming to the handset. We would get to see the update to roll out globally for this device in the early 2018. It seems like it was only yesterday we saw Xposed v88 for Android Nougat's first release .

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:35

We all know that Google's Pixel 2 comes sans-headphone jack, following in the footsteps of Apple and other phone companies that don't have the same power over headlines. Google has offered replacement adaptors for people suffering from these issues, which hopefully sorts the issue out. Google say the Pixel 2 experience will continue to get better over time.

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:14

A user will be able to text one code or the other to their current provider and receive either a porting authorisation code (PAC), needed for porting the number to another network, or a cancellation code for those who don't require their current number any longer.

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:09

How this'll play out and if there's any changes to the puzzle side of proceedings remains to be seen. The details for Catherine: Full Body will be revealed in the December 21st issue of Famitsu (via Gematsu ). JST. For those that missed the original version when it was released for PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2011, Catherine's narrative follows Vincent, who begins to have nightmares when his long-term girlfriend Katherine starts to discuss marriage.

by | December 19, 2017 | 15:41

According to the team, the glass is made possible thanks to a low weight polymer called "polyether-thiourea", which makes use of the compound thiourea to increase the ability of hydrogen bonding in the material when it is cut or broken. If you're like most of our readers, you're probably reading this right now on your mobile, which means there's also a chance you're reading it on a broken, fragmented phone screen.

by | December 19, 2017 | 15:29

Martinez. The Boston Red Sox are reportedly looking to trade designated hitter and first baseman Hanley Ramirez but are struggling to find a suitor. Despite the team listening on and shopping Ramirez, the team has found no luck with finding a team that would take on him and his contract, according to Evan Drellich of NBC Sports Boston .

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:22

About 15.95M shares traded or 102.89% up from the average. (NYSE:WMB) has risen 40.20% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Torray Lc holds 1.83% of its portfolio in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) for 122,704 shares. P G & E Corp (NYSE:PCG) was reduced too. Sigma Planning invested 0.02% in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ).

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:02

In a statement, the social site said: 'Today, we are starting to enforce these policies across Twitter . Several online civil rights groups, including the Center for Democracy and Technology and the San Francisco-based Electronic Frontier Foundation , have questioned the power of tech giants and cautioned those who cheer corporate take-downs of far-right users and Nazi websites that they could be next.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:37

Although it looks like an asteroid, the first interstellar object spotted passing through the solar system, called 'Oumuamua , may be more like a comet in disguise. These studies suggest that the ice from the surface layers of such bodies evaporates because of the cosmic environment. "What we didn't see is the signatures of the rocks you'd usually find on Earth , or you might find on the inner asteroid belt surrounding our sun".

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:09

At the time, we had already come across a great deal of specs and features that were expected to show up on the Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 . The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and the Galaxy A8+ (2018) feature Infinity Display that was introduced by the S series smartphones.

by | December 19, 2017 | 03:26

The "red is the new black" concept is now tech giant's deal of presenting their smartphones in all new bold color variant, hence the color red! Xiaomi recently launched the Red edition of the Mi A1 in Indonesia a few days back. A hybrid microSD card is present on the phone to expand the storage . The Mi A1 comes with 4 GB RAM , 64 GB internal storage and a dual camera set-up that provides 2x optical zoom.

by | December 19, 2017 | 01:19

What is clear is that the two are competitors. The NIO ES8 is an aluminum-bodied, seven-seat electric SUV now available for pre-order in China. Despite being much cheaper than its USA -based rival, the Nio ES8 sounds like it can hold its own against the Model X.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:53

Except it isn't - it's a "fraudulent" version of the game, according to the game's creators . Big games like Cuphead are often targeted by those wanting to make a quick buck from someone else's success, but it's surprising to see that Apple somehow allowed such a scam to get through to the app store.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:10

At the same time, actively communicating with friends "is linked to improvements in well-being", the company said. However, Facebook also cited research showing the positive influence of social media. The positive effects were even stronger when people talked with their close friends online. "Simply broadcasting status updates wasn't enough; people had to interact one-on-one with others in their network ", the company says in its blog.

by | December 18, 2017 | 19:57

Far-right political figures have been criticizing these moves as assaults on their rights to free speech, and some have called Twitter's new policy part of an effort to "purge" them . congressional candidate Brianna Wu stating that she could "report the same behaviour one day and it's acted on". The official Britain First Twitter account, that of its leader Paul Golding , the American white nationalist Jared Taylor and the American Nazi party were also suspended.

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:25

Technology giant Apple has increased prices of various iPhone models by up to Rs. 3,720 after the government raised import duty on smartphones to 15 per cent last week. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will now be available at an MRP of Rs. 66 ,120 and Rs. 75 ,450 respectively from their original price of Rs. 64,000 and Rs.

by | December 18, 2017 | 11:12

But some interpreted the first daughter's well-wishes as an attempt to schmooze her way into an invite for the royal wedding. The royal family is expected to pay for the wedding, the church service, the music, the flowers and the reception.

by | December 18, 2017 | 09:52

Google is not known for throwing about discounts for its phones. The Pixel 2 is normally priced at $649 for the 64GB model if you were to buy it from Google directly. Google also recently released AR stickers with Star Wars and Stranger Things themes, which will be a huge bonus for fans of either or both franchises.

by | December 17, 2017 | 23:06

But humans weren't aware of its presence until later; the asteroid was first discovered in 1983. The asteroid has been deemed as " potentially hazardous " by NASA due to the close proximity its expected to brush past Earth. The asteroid passes by Earth every 1.4 years and is responsible for the Gemenid meteor shower that peaked earlier this week. It has already been visible for some weeks by looking through a small telescope.

by | December 17, 2017 | 16:04

About 635,025 shares traded or 236.32% up from the average. Discovery Communications, Inc (Discovery) is a global media company. It has outperformed by 8.65% the S&P500. 2,500 are owned by Delta Asset Management Tn. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 38,100 shares of the company's stock valued at $984,000 after acquiring an additional 300 shares in the last quarter.

by | December 17, 2017 | 09:33

How much will be Galaxy S9 cost? However, there has been a lack of explicit detail related to this suggestion, meaning that it is ultimately unlikely that the Korean company will provide this feature this time round. According to Bloomberg , Samsung plans on unveiling Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus in February. Consumer Electronics Show is not about smartphones. It's widely assumed that Samsung's next-generation smartphone is closer to the launch, and that new version will be called the ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 12:06

The company mentioned in a blog , "We've been working on augmented reality since 2014, with our earliest investments in Project Tango ". All ARKit-ready apps require is an iPhone running iOS 11 and an A9 processor - there's no need for speciality hardware as even 2015's iPhone 6s and last year's iPhone SE can run apps built with ARkit .

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:26

The primary difference is that its planets orbit a lot closer to the sun than those in our solar system , with the newly discovered Kepler-90i making a full rotation around the star in a matter of just fourteen Earth days. "Machine learning really shines in situations where there is so much data that humans can't search it for themselves", Shallue said. The research was led by Google software engineer Christopher Shallue and UT Austin postdoctoral fellow and astronomer Andrew ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:30

The smartphone features a 5.93-inch "FullView" display with full-HD+ 1080x2160 pixels resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The new phone will cost CNY 2,000 for the 4GB/32GB model and CNY 2,400 for the one with 64GB storage. From the initial impression, it looks like, the phone offers a premium glass sandwich design with a metal mid-frame for the structural rigidity. Under the hood, the smartphone is equipped with an octa-core Hi-Silicon Kirin 659 chipset that is teamed up with 4GB RAM and ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:23

But its enormous debris cloud will create the annual event called the Geminid meteor shower, named for the apparent center of the shower in the constellation Gemini. said the meteor shower has reached its peak but it still should be visible over the next few nights as well, but cloud cover will mean the meteors are less visible than last night.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:48

A mere road trip away, at 2,545 light-years from Earth, Kepler-90i orbits its host star every 14.4 Earth days, with a sizzling surface temperature similar to Venus of 426°C. It can potentially be used to find astronomical bodies that have been missed in previous searches. It focuses on weak planetary signals — so feeble and numerous it would take humans ages to examine.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:33

The Falcon 9 itself will attempt to land at SpaceX's Landing Zone 1 (LZ-1) in Cape Canaveral upon reentry into the atmosphere. The mission is scheduled to launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida at 7:36 a.m. "This is the beginning of rapid and reliable reusability", said SpaceX Manager Jessica Jensen, according to AP. Though the early days of rocket landings saw many of them topple, miss the target or blow up, SpaceX has successfully recovered 14 of its boosters this year alone.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:21

While it is now unknown when this feature will launch in PUBG , the official launch date on PC is looming ever closer. I've been playing PUBG on my Xbox One (standard version) this week and it's just as fun as I remembered. PUBG has definitely been one of the biggest gaming stories of the year, releasing as a small indie title before becoming a juggernaut on PC. That means that development on the title is still ongoing and work in progress.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:13

Elsewhere in the files, The Guru Team (via Kotaku ) found some unused assets including a locked chest and a handwritten note. The first thing the data miners noticed was text that appears to be a future announcement. The chest was marked with a company name and logo, Boles Overland Stagecoach Co., which players also spotted in a Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer. The note, on the other hand, alludes to a mysterious treasure that split a family apart.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:36

You'll still be friends with that person or be a part of that group or Page, but any content they post won't show up in your timeline. Once a user snoozes one of these people or groups on the site they won't see anything from that those people or groups for a full 30 days.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:24

Stealthy hunters and scavengers that swim at depths of up to 1,000m in cold waters near the Arctic circle, Greenland sharks , which can grow up to 5.5m in length, are among the world's largest predators. Fishermen don't actively pursue the Greenland Sharks but catch them by mistake while setting their nets for more agreeable prey like cod or trout. Earlier this year, professor Kim Praebel, from the Arctic University of Norway found that Greenland sharks could live up to 400 years.