Sci-tech

by | February 08, 2018 | 12:14

Huawei's P20-lineup will compete against the iPhone X and Galaxy S9. It's better to take all this information with a pinch of salt as these are leaks and rumors and the company has not made any official announcement about the smartphone yet.

by | February 08, 2018 | 10:03

On Tuesday, U.S. stocks roared back from Monday's selloff, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average and benchmark S&P 500 index saw their biggest one-day declines in two years. In the energy market, oil prices fell. USA crude fell 2.5 percent to settle at $61.79 per barrel and Brent dropped 2 percent to $65.51. A dramatic sell-off began last week after economic data in the USA showed stronger wage growth.

by | February 08, 2018 | 08:56

Get live cricket score and updates of Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka , 2nd Test, day 1 in Dhaka here. The third and final Test match of the series will be a day-night battle under lights with the pink-ball from June 23 to June 27 at Kensington Oval, in Barbados.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:46

It also says "a constant stream of viewing data will be collected through automatic content recognition" and encourages viewers to turn the feature off. You can opt out of this, but then the TV reverts to "dumb" status preventing you from using any streaming services. For that Roku feature that lets you use your phone to control your TV, you can disable it.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:45

The foundation's goal is to preserve libraries of human knowledge for interstellar travel and to protect these information in the event of calamity to Earth. So far, everything has gone as planned, with the rocket's two side boosters landing simultaneously back on ground about eight minutes after liftoff.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:30

SpaceX has a bunch of projects on the go besides the Falcon Heavy . Eager observers lined up early this morning to get a prime viewing area along the beaches south of Cape Canaveral. Commercial space travel took a quantum leap forward today as SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket made its maiden flight. For his beloved Roadster, Musk has voiced his desire for the auto to cruise through space for billions of years.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:14

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister promoted open trade among the provinces as well in a statement, noting that the National Energy Board and the federal cabinet approved Trans Mountain after determining it was in the national interest. But if Alberta's premier stands pat, Guyon said activists will approach restaurants and encourage them to buy more B.C. wine. "We are disappointed that this political decision is threatening our progress and threatening the successes that have benefitted ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 04:58

Levandowski's hiring was always a contentious issue within Uber , so it's not that surprising to see the company completely throw him under the bus as soon as the trial began. Then it uses that data to train its autonomous driving technology-making money off its money. "I have no idea", Kalanick said. Asked if he requested Levandowski to bring information from Google to Uber, Kalanick replied, "No".

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:57

Unicode is now accepting new emoji proposals for emoji 12.0 and will continue doing so through the end of next month. The Unicode Emoji 11.0 set will include a total of 157 new emojis, including a woman superhero, a softball, a pirate flag and new hairstyles for the male and female emojis.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:57

The immediate advantage of running the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE connectivity is the fact that the pairing process is not going to be required with your phone. "The cellular version of the Apple Watch was in strong demand in the US, Japan and Australia, where all major operators stocked it in time for the holiday season", Vincent Thielke, Research Analyst at Canalys, said in a statement.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:39

These allowed assigned Family Managers to easily control what each individual child plays, watches and views online. If you're anxious about your kids not playing outside enough, Play Time Management gives designated "Family Managers" the ability to set limits for when and for how long each child can play.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:20

Recently, Samsung launched the Galaxy A8 (2018) as its first-ever non-flagship smartphone with Infinity display. On the hardware side, the smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm's Snapdragon 660 SoC, coupled with Adreno 512 GPU. In the meantime, the Note 8 actually had the honor of being Samsung's first commercial device with dual cameras, while the Galaxy C10 vanished into thin air.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:11

Apple is also reportedly planning to use iCloud for a single sign-in option on iOS 11.3, but there is no word on whether the feature has made it to the beta update or not. Apple Inc . responding to U.S. Senate questions about its decision to slow performance on older iPhones, said it is considering rebates for battery replacements for some users affected by the issue.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:00

The life goes on. Losing to Watford has left Chelsea fourth after 26 matches - one point behind Liverpool and one point ahead of Tottenham Hotspur. Maybe I made the wrong decision for the starting XI. Eden Hazard's leveller looked to have snatched a point for Chelsea at Vicarage Road on Monday despite Tiemoue Bakayoko's first-half red card before Daryl Janmaat, Gerard Deulofeu and Roberto Pereyra struck in the last 10 minutes for the Hornets .

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:13

The Surge 2, a follow-up to 2017's Dark Souls-inspired action-RPG, is now in development for PS4, PC, and Xbox One, Focus Home Entertainment has announced . As the intelligence of technology incrementally increased over the years, many jobs for the human race had been made redundant, forcing Earth's citizens to head out into the suburbs seeking labor, aided by exoskeletons to improve their efficiency.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:08

The Infinix Hot S3 sports a 5.65-inch HD+ IPS display with a resolution of 720px1440 pixels and 2.5D curved glass protection on top. The phone will be available from Flipkart starting February 12. Infinix Hot S3 the company's XOS Hummingbird 3.0 UI skin, based on runs Android 8.0 Oreo. The highlight of the phone is its front-facing camera, which is 20MP with the 5P lens, f/2.0 aperture, and dual LED flash.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:30

Koo, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HMIL, said here at the launch. Mechanical changes on the vehicle will be limited to the addition of a new CVT automatic gearbox on the 1.2 liter Kappa VTVT petrol engine that makes 82 Bhp-115 Nm.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:56

The discovery suggests that genes associated with lighter skin and hair became widespread in European populations later than originally thought. Tom Booth, an archaeologist at the Natural History Museum who worked on the project, said: "It really shows up that these imaginary racial categories that we have are really very modern constructions, or very recent constructions, that really are not applicable to the past at all".

by | February 07, 2018 | 12:00

And at the center - the brand new Kia SP SUV Concept making its global debut! Kia India will begin its sales operations in the second half of 2016 with the product. The vehicle has been inspired by Indian heritage and driven by advanced technology, it added. The hatchback is expected to hit the Indian market soon, we speculate that the hatchback will be launched by the end of this year or early next year.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:15

Coventry will again host the production of Jaguar's iconic D-Type courtesy of Jaguar Classic and to kick off the project, the company will first show an engineering prototype in Paris. Last month, we referred to Jaguar Land Rover's Classic Works as a " dream factory ", and today, that rings more true than ever. Having originally planned for 100 D-Types, Jaguar only managed to complete 75, and with the classic auto market as it is, it was one of those - the 1956 Le Mans victor - which ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:47

Democrats pushed to release their own memo, which they say clarifies misleading information in the Republican document. The committee's unanimous vote sends the Democratic memo to the White House , giving President Donald Trump five days to decide if he wants to declassify and release it to the American public, Politico reported.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:42

For instance, if you search for a flight and input the destination along with travel dates , you can simply tab on the Flights menu to book a flight to the destination. The same feature also allows you to edit and access your reservations directly offline with the Google Trips app whenever you are traveling. These updates follow last week's update that the company made to Google Flights.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:33

The European Commission said it launched the inquiry at the request of EU states Austria, France, Italy, Spain and Sweden, and non-EU Norway and Iceland, which form part of the affiliated European Economic Area. The case has the number M.8788 and can be followed on the Competition website of the European Commission . With a click, the app identifies tracks playing on the radio, at parties or as background music.

by | February 07, 2018 | 05:24

Here's what the reviewers are saying. "The HomePod sounds noticeably richer and fuller than nearly every other speaker we've tested", the Verge wrote. It beat out the Sonos One, Google Home Max, the Amazon Echo , and standard Google Home in audio quality, the site said. Apple's voice AI can't tell jokes, play games or turn on an Apple TV or your favorite Netflix show.

by | February 07, 2018 | 03:44

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has criticized past elections in the oil-rich country as falling short of democratic standards. The President fears the situation in Azerbaijan may become unstable before autumn. So far, two opposition candidates - Musavat party leader Isa Gambar and the chairman of the Classical Popular Front Party Mirmahmud Miralioglu - have announced they plan to run for president.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:15

The engineer helped Google become a leading force in the autonomous vehicle world before leaving to found his own self-driving truck startup, Otto, which was subsequently bought by Uber . "This is the biggest case in the history of Uber ", William Carmody, a Uber lawyer, said during a pre-trial hearing last week. There are not many people with the expertise that self-driving cars demand, so the line between an engineer's knowledge and a company's trade secret is thinner than usual.

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:55

Amazon offers exciting discounts on a variety of phones via its Prime Exclusive program in exchange for lock screen ads, but that's changing. I have good news for you on that front that might take away the vomiting - lockscreen ads and offers are going away on Prime Exclusive phones.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:01

Mario has a pigmented projection on the surface of his chest, and there's nothing you or I or anyone can do about it. Nintendo announced earlier this year a free update to Super Mario Odyssey that included a new game mode that features Mario's brother, Luigi.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:29

It later ruled that 169 athletes who had proved they were clean would be allowed to compete. The athletes, two of whom had gone on to coaching after the bans. There are strong links between the International Olympic Committee and the nominally-independent CAS, which the former established to prevent sporting disputes being decided by civil courts.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:04

Wynter Parker an Akron , Ohio toddler freezes to death at the family's Willow Run Apartments residence. Wynter Parker Akron neighbor: 'How could a 2 year old be outside and you not know?' Police have not released the name of the toddler or her mother, but the Summit County Medical Examiner's Office tells Fox 8 the toddler suffered severe hypothermia.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:13

They discovered that the amount of ozone in the lower stratosphere was still decreasing. A new study claims that the Ozone layer at the latitudes is not recovery and is thinning day by day. and Europe. But because the compounds are released in small quantities, he says, "They're going to be hard to measure". Also, scientists suggested that climate changes could be responsible for these changes in the ozone layer as well.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:15

The site initially made a decision to not publish it but by comparing recent media and reveals, they believe that the documents they have received are true. Players will also be frequently rewarded for completing various tasks such as travelling a certain distance to murder an enemy using a crossbow, much like the ancient United Kingdom law where you can kill a Welshman in Hereford, but only in the cathedral close on a Sunday with a longbow from exactly 12 yards.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:56

Common Sense is also donating $50 million in media and airtime from Comcast, DirecTV and other partners. It is also undertaking an advertising campaign aimed at 55,000 public schools in the U.S., to raise awareness with parents, students and teachers over its concerns.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:50

An worldwide team of researchers from the United States, China, Germany, and the United Kingdom announced the discovery today (February 5) in two papers in Nature Ecology & Evolution. The spider has been christened Chimerarachne after the mythological Chimera - a hybrid beast composed of the parts of several animals. Experts have not ruled out the possibility that some modern day version of the insect may still exist in the rain forests of Southeast Asia but they are so small and ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:45

Falcon Heavy is created to place up to 70 tons into standard low-Earth orbit at a cost of $90 million per launch. What is it sending to space? Tomorrow, SpaceX will attempt to launch its massive Falcon Heavy rocket for the very first time.