Sci-tech

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:30

Without external interference, Falcon Heavy will remain in this orbit for thousands of years. Maybe a Roadster will be waiting when they get there. "Apparently, it hit the water at about 300 miles per hour and took out two engines on the droneship", Musk said . The Falcon Heavy is a combination of three Falcon 9s, the rocket that the company uses to ship supplies to the International Space Station and lift satellites.

by | February 09, 2018 | 07:33

With the successful launch , the Heavy became the most powerful rocket flying today. But Musk said late on Tuesday, that the final burn of the second stage engine propelled the Roadster even further, putting it on a course to go out into the asteroid belt .

by | February 09, 2018 | 07:29

The stock decreased 0.92% or $13.295 during the last trading session, reaching $1429.545. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 57.33% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Insider ownership decreased by a total of 97611 shares, which suggests that MSFT's key executives are feeling less optimistic about the outlook for the stock.

by | February 09, 2018 | 07:21

Despite the competitive environment, Tesla's stock has soared 35 percent in the previous year, making the company the second-most valuable USA automaker, with a market capitalization of 45.5 billion euros, just behind General Motors Co, which had net revenue of $118.5 billion in 2017.

by | February 09, 2018 | 06:01

A wider implementation of the button would go against Facebook's prior stance that any kind of downvote or dislike button would spread negativity on the site. And why not? After all, Facebook already has plenty of the unstructured variety. The downvote button ties in with Facebook's recent push to enhance its users' well-being by prioritizing News Feed content that drives meaningful interactions instead of passive, zombie browsing.

by | February 09, 2018 | 04:37

Except Tesla is only selling the long-range single-motor Model 3 at the moment, with all reservation holders who would like to opt for the cheaper version having to wait until the company is ready to roll them out as well. Given that Tesla's first quarter ends in less than two months, management must have a high level of confidence in this target. Model 3. Image source: Tesla .

by | February 09, 2018 | 04:06

For online ranked modes - where gear is not a factor - you'll have the option to choose which turtle to fight with straight from the character select screen, as series creator Ed Boon shows off in this tweet. Thanks to the most recent gameplay trailer , players now have a better sense of how these turtles play and look in-game. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles DLC will be released in Injustice 2 later this month.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:50

The headline addition is that Rayquaza, Gen 3's legendary dragon, will be entering the Raid rotation until March 16th. Niantic also teased new Raid bosses and new Pokemon in hatched eggs. "These items will be ideal aids in your Pokemon Go adventure". Pokemon GO's gradual rollout of Gen-3 has been a great way to keep players coming back for more of the game every month.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:48

No reports of the Oreo update being received on unlocked handsets has been reported either, but it could only be a matter of time. Earlier today, the Update has started rolling out in Germany but it is expected to roll out in other countries over the coming weeks.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:44

He said engineers believed only one of three engines fired during a burn created to line up the landing and slow the rocket's descent. Musk is also the co-founder, CEO and lead designer of Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX ), where he oversees the development and manufacturing of advanced rockets and spacecraft for missions to and beyond Earth orbit, with the goal of creating a self-sustaining city on Mars .

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:37

Tom Rooney says. While committee Republicans have denied any knowledge of the plan, they intimated that it was conceived by Nunes . CBS News reports that the wall is expected to be build this spring and is a sign of "increasing partisan hostilities" in the House Intelligence Committee.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:32

Updates for systems running on other processors, such as Haswell and Broadwell-based computers, are in development, but not available yet. Unfortunately, this new microcode update is only available for mainstream Skylake mainstream desktop and mobile platforms - revised Skylake X and Skylake SP microcode updates have not yet been released.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:15

Progressive Web Apps (not to be confused with Android's native "Instant Apps") use relatively fresh new web technologies to make websites work better offline or with intermittent connections, and often mimic native features like push notifications.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:15

A similar petition with more than 4,000 signatures laments that the app is "too over complicated" now, with one supporter noting that they're "more likely to win the lottery than be able to get the hang of this shitty update ". If your app doesn't automatically update , head to either the App Store (for Apple devices) or Play Store (for Android devices), and install the update from there.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:10

Despite a high-profile release and generally positive reviews , Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite will not be showcased at Evo 2018 . The Evolution Championship Series (better known as Evo) is the biggest fighting game tournament in the world.

by | February 09, 2018 | 00:48

Palisade Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Enterprise Prods Partners L for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $57.87 billion market cap company. NXP shareholders, led by activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, are resisting the deal, pushing for Qualcomm to raise its offer . Papp L Roy & invested in 0.75% or 67,045 shares.

by | February 09, 2018 | 00:13

We've already had a go in a European-spec model on the German Autobahn, but now know more about the vehicle coming here following its U.S. debut at the Chicago Auto Show . The Arteon, expected in USA showrooms in the third quarter of 2018, has a strong, wide stance. Arteon's wheelbase is more than 5 inches longer than the CC-111.9 inches compared to 106.7 inches-and is paired with shorter overhangs for more dynamic proportions.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:13

This video is entitled " Stories From the Dark ", and sees the development team speak about how they've approached storytelling within their latest title. Anything from the studio behind Life is odd is interesting, but Vampyr in particular is a fascinating change of pace for the team behind the quietly dramatic sun-drenched teen drama.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:13

Although until we see the second beta at play we surely cant speculate more on the game. There will also be some daily missions to complete, which should keep you busy for the duration of the beta. Some specifications of the beta may differ from the actual game. The beta participation bonus will be available for download upon purchasing the full game.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:53

Below is a four-round mock draft that fortifies areas of need for the Raiders. In the second round of Reuter's draft, the Packers got what some may consider a two-for-one in Iowa cornerback Josh Jackson , who dropped out of the first and into the mid-second.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:45

We've heard numerous stories of how Apple Watch's heart rate sensor has saved people from heart attacks and pulmonary embolisms, and Cardiogram's research on atrial fibrillation past year ended up mirroring Apple's own study in watchOS 4.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:20

Almost two years ago, Musk proclaimed that Tesla would produce 500,000 vehicles in 2018, which Model 3 troubles has made near impossible. Tesla updated today the delivery window of many Model 3 reservation holders in the USA - resulting in delays for many and a confirmation Model 3 will be available with a dual motor powertrain before the standard battery pack.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:11

Assuming you have your My Nintendo account linked to your Switch, you'll be able to spend your coins when you're browsing the eShop on your console, paying the balance with any other payment method you prefer. This means that if you have 250 points, then you'll save $2.50 on an eShop purchase. The My Nintendo page in the Europe has a bit more of a breakdown regarding how this will work.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:06

Today's announcement at the Chicago auto show applies exclusively to the Wagon version of the Transit Connect with seats and windows. As is the case in almost every new vehicle nowadays, Ford is fitting a healthy suite of active-safety systems to the wagon version of the 2019 Transit Connect.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:41

In China, the police force have begun using sunglasses equipped with facial recognition technology to identify suspected criminals. With AI technology, using these glasses generally cuts the time needed by a police officer to identify a suspect to a mere 100 miliseconds, while surveying and processing individuals could effectively take just a few minutes, down from the several hours it would usually take the officers.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:07

The Ehang 184 took environmental flight tests, including a 300-metre climbing test, foggy conditions, night flights, long-range flight tests and typhoon winds. The drone functioned effectively in every test. Performing manned test flights enables us to demonstrate the safety and stability of our vehicles, Hu said in a press release.

by | February 08, 2018 | 15:54

The letter to Congress makes that sort of misinformation even clearer. "We are exploring this and will update you accordingly", the iPhone maker said in a February 2 letter to Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Chairman John Thune (R-S.D.).

by | February 08, 2018 | 15:40

Hitting this will incorporate the other user's content into your own Story . However this is done through the use of third-party apps as it has yet to become an official feature, although previous year it appeared that Instagram was testing out an official method .

by | February 08, 2018 | 14:15

Research by the Natural History Museum and University College London (UCL) suggests that the light skin tone associated with northern European ancestry actually developed later in evolution. Bradley said that the team of scientists at Trinity College Dublin hope to have their research fully completed within the year. "We think [the Irish examples] would be similar".

by | February 08, 2018 | 14:12

Nevertheless, it is heartening to see that Samsung is still actively rolling out the latest OS updates to its older devices. Yes, the new firmware which he got is accidentally released by the giant. It's expected to be landing on all devices 24 hours after the beta testers get it in each market. However, it's not the first time such a thing is happening in the smartphone industry.

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:57

Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV) has risen 17.01% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. "This is more than fully explained by the slower than expected ramp of Model 3 ", Tesla explained in its fourth-quarter shareholder letter.

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:33

South Korea wants to use the Olympics - which officially begin on Friday - to re-engage with North Korea and open the way for talks to resolve one of the world's most unsafe crises. This will be South Korea's first Winter games and its second Olympic event after 1988's Summer Games. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, an increasingly prominent figure in the country's leadership, will be part of the North's delegation to the South Korean Winter Olympics , officials said Wednesday.

by | February 08, 2018 | 12:40

Making a video is supposedly simple and straightforward, where users just need to launch the Google Photos app, go to the Assistant tab, tap "Movie" to get started, pick a theme and the photos you want in the video, and you're good to go. You can go through your Google Photos stash and select pics of your boo and have Google Photos do the rest. If you want to tweak the result, you can take a seat in the director's chair and edit your movie with the movie editor in the iOS or Android app.

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.