Sci-tech

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:11

Nintendo revealed that Dark Souls: Remastered is on the way for the Switch , bringing the immensely popular series to Nintendo hardware for the first time. I also hope the remaster can enticepeople who were maybe turned off by the original game's issues. You can choose to become a benevolent guide for others or push them to despair as you play through, which is one of the areas in which Dark Souls truly shines.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:07

Not since the days of the Game Boy Advance has Nintendo done this. This action game set in the Zelda universe takes all the characters, maps, and missions from its Wii U and 3DS outings complete with all its paid downloadable content.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:28

Opening the surprise Nintendo Direct Mini, longtime Nintendo fans have had one of their many dreams come true with the announcement that The World Ends With You would be making its way to Nintendo Switch . That's right: Even though Mario's brother didn't appear in the initial game, the taller sibling will show up in New Donk City, where he reveals Balloon World games for those who have already beaten the main story.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:17

Now, there seems to be an unlikely saviour - Facebook wants to step in and save local news, as it begins testing " Today In ", a feature that pushes local news and information to Facebook users. Commentators point out that the social network's reported foray into local news publishing segment comes at a time when it is looking to fix the problem of misinformation and fake news on its platform.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:36

New York-listed Alibaba Group Holding, which owns the South China Morning Post , signed a framework agreement with the Guizhou provincial government in 2014 to set up an industrial base for its cloud computing business and big data operations.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:26

Beside "confidence", if there was another guiding principle for the design team, it was likely freedom of choice; the 2019 Ford Edge will be available with four new exterior colors and four new wheel designs from launch, while the interior will offer three different palettes.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:42

This will be T-Mobile's third BOGO smartphone offer in as many months, after the carrier held a similar promotion for Black Friday , then briefly brought it back in December. Starting Friday, you can trade in a device and get a $150 rebate plus the trade-in value when you buy a Galaxy S8, S8+, S8 Active , Note 8 , LG G6 , LG V30, or LG V30+ on EIP.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:42

We see Zhuge Liang, Guan Yu, and Lieu Bei, among many others, spotlighted in the trailer as the heroes of their faction, along with a brief look at the seemingly indomitable Lu Bu. The game will be set in 190CE, and will focus on the heroes of the period as they fight to unite China under a single banner. Sensing opportunity, warlords from China's great families follow suit, forming a fragile coalition in a bid to challenge Dong Zhuo's remorseless rule.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:59

Twelve city-based teams based around the world will duke it out over four, five-week periods between January and June that comprise the regular season. Matches will take place every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. If players log-in before 13 February they'll receive 100 free " League Tokens" that will get them one free League skin of their choice.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:51

The strategy is created to put Amazon's service, which generates revenue for the company, in as many places as possible to sell more products. Well, that future is coming sooner than we think because come 2018 there will be more devices embedded with digital assistants powered by artificial intelligence (AI) from either Amazon's Alexa or Google's Assistant.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:55

The fingerprint scanner tech nearly similar to the one Synaptics worked with Samsung a year ago for S8 but it wasn't ready for production. According to Synaptics estimates, almost 70 million units of in-display fingerprint sensors will be available for various manufacturers in 2018.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:51

A new trailer has been released for Cal of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies: The Darkest Shore . "New threats, new traps, and new undead monstrosities, which are more cunning, quick, and bloodthirsty than before". The DLC also introduces the Operation Intercept War Mode update. I'd still like to see a full blown Zombies title someday, preferably by Treyarch but I will take what I can get.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:57

After that Trainers who are using affected devices will no longer be able to access their " Pokemon Go " accounts from their smartphone or tablet. The change will be rolled out on February 28, 2018, says Niantic . If you're playing Pokemon Go on any of these devices, you're going to have no other choice but to upgrade. Afterwards, Pokemon Go "may" not work on those devices, nor will players be able to access PokeCoins or use items from their bags.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:51

With that said the Pizza Hut have upped seemingly tried to one-up the competition, and made the announcement at CES (The International Consumer Electronics Show ) in Las Vegas yesterday. It could make pizza delivery guys jobless. "Toyota is an exceptional fit as a technology partner to accelerate our commitment to the best delivery experience".

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:43

The idea is you slot your Razer Phone into the front docking port and power the entire laptop with it, leveraging the phone's impressive graphical and processing capabilities to game on a device with a higher quality, larger screen and the added keyboard and mouse functionality of a laptop.

by | January 10, 2018 | 13:14

Its dual-OLED displays have been upgraded to 2880 x 1600, that's almost 80 per cent better than the existing Vive HMD. Its second front-facing camera allows for exterior depth perception, while dual microphones provide noise cancellation as well as an Alert Mode and Conversation Mode so wearers can get the best of both worlds.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:26

The Dell Mobile Connect Android app is now available in the Google Play Store and as soon as you get a new compatible Dell PC, you can start using it. Why Does This Sound Familiar? Dell points out that the intention is for PC to smartphone integration and casual mobile gaming, not media streaming and action gaming.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:24

While the 13-inch model of the 2-in-1 uses Intel's low-power processors (formerly known as Core M), this version goes way to the other side of the spectrum. Which laptop is right for you? The 15 will only have touchscreen options and uses a larger 15.6-inch panel. Dell said that the chipset delivers performance similar to NVIDIA's mobile 1050 card.

by | January 10, 2018 | 06:13

In Europe, the Honor View 10 sells for €499. The smartphone - exclusively available via Amazon India - is in fact the global variant of the Honor V10, which was launched in China in November. The 7X's unibody metal phone makes a statement, especially compared to every other black or silver device on the market. Under the hood, the Honor 9 Lite packs Huawei's Kirin 659 octa-core processor clocked at 2.36GHz, along with Mali-T830 MP2 GPU.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:14

Google Assistant is still far behind Amazon's Alexa in terms of third-party apps support, but it is getting popularity with several new partnerships. When asking the Smart Display where to go for dinner, it will show nearby restaurant recommendations from Google Maps, which the user can then tap to learn more about different locations.

by | January 10, 2018 | 05:09

A spokesman for Northrop Grumman Corp., which built the satellite valued to be worth more than $1 billion, told the Journal: "This is a classified mission. The target launch date for the first SpaceX rocket launch of the year is now January 7, attributing the additional delay to extreme weather. Because of Zuma's secrecy, SpaceX didn't live stream the entire mission as it typically does.

by | January 10, 2018 | 04:56

Most of the vital equipment each astronaut brings with them is custom made - space suits aren't exactly a "one size fits all" item - and a change of almost four inches could make things feel a wee bit cramped for Kanai . 'There's a range of growth for different people, and everybody responds differently'. The Soyuz spacecraft that ferries astronauts to and from the Space Station does have a height limit and is built for specific height requirements.

by | January 10, 2018 | 04:08

Users with ICICI Bank credit cards can avail an instant discount of Rs. 1,500 on purchase of any of the two smartphones. The ICICI Bank discount is valid even if the phone is bought in an exchange, but only if the amount to be paid is greater than Rs 10,000 even after applying the exchange value.

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:06

The main character, who will look different for each MGS player, rescues survivors from a variety of backgrounds, some of whom may even be part of another military or law enforcement group. Not only will players fight off deadly creatures, but also explore and forage the environment for food, water and other resources to stay alive. Admittedly, the base aspect seems a bit deeper than Mother Base was in Metal Gear Solid V , but the depth of the particular mechanic was only touched on.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:28

The American multi-national company has revealed its plans on the 2nd-gen Threadripper, Zen 2, Zen 3, next-generation 7nm GPUs and other chipsets. Both the AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and Ryzen 2200G will release on February 12 priced at $169 (about £125, AU$210) and $99 (about £70, AU$130) respectively.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:45

Portal will essentially work like an Echo Show would in which you can ask it questions, check the weather, and get news all with your voice. The device may also play nice with streaming services like Spotify and Netflix so people can use it to play music, TV shows, and movies.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:29

Today, Google and Lenovo pulled back the wraps on their entrant into the stand-alone VR world, the Mirage Solo , a device that has all its computing onboard, and which is capable of positional tracking with no external sensors . It features two front-facing 13MP fisheye cameras , each with a 180-degree field of view, which provides an overlapping, stereoscopic image no matter which angle you view your recordings.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:45

In general use, it will look like a phone and when you unfold it open it will look like a tablet of sorts. Apple and LG Display are also reportedly developing foldable phones together. What is known about the smartphone is that it will be a "super premium" product that will be priced more than the current premium phones from Samsung .

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:35

Three class action complaints have been filed against Intel over the Meltdown and Spectre CPU security flaws that were discovered by researchers earlier this year and widely publicized earlier this week. The ARM design is also used in Apple's mobile chips. Mike Ybarra, Xbox platform lead, tweeted that the security architecture of Xbox already includes mitigation against Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:01

Young was selected by NASA for its second class of astronauts in 1962, 10 years after leaving campus. He flew twice during the two-man Gemini missions of the mid-1960s, twice to the moon during NASA's Apollo program, and twice more aboard the space shuttle Columbia in the early 1980s.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:08

That means an AMD Ryzen 5 1400 or an Intel Core i7-3770 with 8 GB of memory or better. While the trailer is rather short, we do see a glimpse of what this character can do, such as summoning an alternate version of Zamasu to help Goku Black do battle.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:45

The study looked at the effects on healthy young men , finding that it only took 600mg per day for two weeks for the condition to develop. The painkiller users could potentially face prolonged low testosterone levels after the body loses its ability to compensate, leading to a host of health conditions including muscle weakness and loss, low fertility, and other issues.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:20

There are more updates coming towards Xbox One user which include guide menu: The first gadget is, " Next Achievement ", provides a location to keep a heads up for upcoming achievement unlocks. The feature is essentially the same as the Xbox 360's Busy mode, which silences all incoming notifications and lets friends who view your profile know that you're unavailable for games, probably because you're binge watching something on Netflix.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:05

Jennifer Nettles , left, and Kristian Bush , of Sugarland , perform on stage at the New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square on December 31, 2017, in NY. Bush continued in the release. Beginning today fans in select cities will have the opportunity to purchase VIP packages, which include meet-and-greets with the band, pre-show VIP sound checks and more .

by | January 09, 2018 | 17:49

Razer chose to equip the laptop with a 13.3-inch Quad HD touchscreen which extends the 120Hz experience available on the Razer Phone to a larger display . But it's like using a Chromebook nearly, but with plenty more power than most Chromebooks . The most satisfying part is how the phone is inserted in.