Sci-tech

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:17

Harvey Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Holding Sp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $442.82B market cap company. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 12 by UBS. The stock of Caterpillar Inc. The stock of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Monday, April 3.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:09

Jianliang Xiao, a mechanical engineer at the University of Colorado Boulder and the leader of the study, said that e-skin could lead to safer interactions between humans and robots in the future. The use of polyimine allows the e-skin to be fully recyclable - something its creators note is important in the context of the millions of tonnes of electronic waste generated every year.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:24

More notable recent NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) news were published by: Usnews.com which released: " Nvidia Stock Catalysts Just Keep Coming" on January 19, 2018, also Livetradingnews.com with their article: " NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) Bullish Trend" published on February 08, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: " Nvidia : Crypto Business Will Run Over Bears" on February 06, 2018.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:12

The lack of a headphone jack sparked mixed reactions as it forces consumers to rely on wireless headphones rather than regular ones. As for the phones themselves, we're expecting upgraded internals, a dual-lens camera on the back of the Plus model, better low light camera performance, even smaller bezels, and a headphone jack, though this is all yet to be confirmed by Samsung .

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:03

Trump says, "Without more Republicans in Congress, we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want" to help the USA military. The US Capitol Building is seen at dusk in Washington DC. It was the second shutdown this year, after a three-day freeze in January. Paul had harsh words for his own party. Republicans are pinning their long-term hopes on their $1.5 trillion tax cut, which they say eventually will stimulate enough economic growth to help reduce the deficit.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:54

In India more than 200 million people use WhatsApp and it is a country that is committed to all technological advances, and Facebook people know very well to launch various pilot tests. But, the terms and conditions page and privacy policy page is there in the feature. Moreover, the WhatsApp payments feature seems to be coming exclusively to India.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:22

The two Koreas have a rocky and sometimes violent history at the Blue House. While preparations for the Pyeongchang Games have involved dialogue and displays of unity between the two Koreas, Abe said he and Moon repeated that there is a need to continue to press the North over its nuclear weapons and missile development programs, as agreed between Japan and the United States.

by | February 11, 2018 | 00:41

We've reached out to SpaceX as well as NASA and the Air Force, and will update this item with anything we hear back. The push, the pictured orbit seemed to suggest, caused the vehicle to overshoot its final destination and sent it barreling toward the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, a ring of small rocks and dust.

by | February 10, 2018 | 21:59

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau became the butt of jokes worldwide after his own attempt at humour while speaking in Edmonton on February 1. The prime minister didn't say what his government was willing to offer to land the project, instead speaking of what he called the "Canadian advantage".

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:10

Her position is such that, according to a Seoul-based think tank run by North Korean defectors, Kim Yo Jong briefly took charge of the country while her brother was reportedly ill with gout or diabetes in late 2014. After watching Japanese troops demonstrate a simulated deployment of the country's surface-to-air missile defense system meant to intercept a North Korean rocket, he pledged America's full support for allies in the region.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:35

The company said it's "systematically addressing" production bottlenecks that have plagued the Model 3. SpaceX company has been preparing the launch for 7 years. Tesla will also start investing this year to add production of the Model Y, a small electric crossover that will be the next vehicle in its lineup.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:44

Addressing Musk's stated goal of a Hohmann Transfer that would put the roadster into Mars' orbit, he indicated that Musk must have been oversimplifying because there's no reason to launch a spacecraft on such a trajectory right now. But it didn't take long for online commentators to come up with freakish conspiracy theories, surrounding both the payload and intentions of SpaceX founder Elon Musk .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:53

The auto and its spacesuit-wearing driver named " Starman " were launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, and have captured the attention of people all over the world. A misfire on the center booster caused it to miss its landing pad on a drone ship in the Atlantic, the only obvious flaw in what was otherwise a remarkable test for SpaceX and a promising new era in space flight.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:48

There was a small blunder, however, as the third burn caused the second stage to extend its orbit past Mars , and toward the asteroid belt. The payload, which is now on its way to Mars orbit, was Musk's personal Tesla Roadster outfitted with a dummy wearing a flight-grade spacesuit.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:32

Their attendance at the opening ceremony was somewhat unexpected, but followed Ms Kim delivering a speech on New Year's Day offering "détente", or an easing of strained relations between North and South Korea . U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence is pushing South Korea to adopt a more hawkish stance toward North Korea, as he arrived in the country Thursday ahead of the Winter Olympics.

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:59

Not to be confused with sending money to friends using Google Wallet, the feature would allow users to purchase products from companies using nothing but Android Messages . RCS typically requires carrier implementation. Android Messages prepares for a new interface which implements the use of QR codes. "Text over Wi-Fi and data".

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:36

The 400 billion USA dollar (£286 billion) budget agreement is married to a six-week temporary funding bill needed to keep the government operating and to provide time to implement the budget pact. Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-Ore., said "do what you want to do" was the message from Pelosi. He spoke as he left a closed-door meeting of party lawmakers.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:57

Apple significantly trails Amazon's Echo and Google's Home lines of smart speakers entering the market, but Apple put a high emphasis on speaker sound quality. But it could do more . "I would like to see Siri do more in the Apple ecosystem so I could control things like the calendar". One in 6 Americans is said to own such devices.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:13

Speaking to analysts on Wednesday night, Musk said that 2017 had been "on balance, a phenomenal year", with the launch of the company's first mass production auto, the Model 3; the unveiling of the Tesla Semi; and the installation of the world's biggest lithium-ion battery right here in Australia.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:09

He wisely chose to remove both the buds and place them on some gym equipment before finding some help. When he returned, the dodgy AirPod was already charred and destroyed, showing signs of flame damage. "But I'm sure my earlobe could've been burnt". Apple is investigating an incident in which a user's AirPods allegedly began emitting smoke and blew up, according to WFLA .

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:27

First, a photo of the "Wishing Well" galactic open star cluster taken 3.79 billion miles from Earth was captured on December 5. One of LORRI's pictures shows the "Wishing Well" star cluster, a scattering of points of light that New Horizons could use for camera calibration purposes.

by | February 09, 2018 | 20:26

Will this be enough to keep people interested in LG? Apart from that, there are no hardware changes, but there is going to be an exciting addition to the software department, LG Lens, which you will find out about right below. According to previous information, LG Lens is going to be an AI feature, like Google's Len feature or Samsung's Bixby Vision. This move to bring a V30-variant is reportedly a part of LG's new direction to extend the life of its premium handsets, rather than ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:29

The Falcon Heavy was first created to send humans to the moon or Mars , but Musk said Monday it is now being considered as a carrier of equipment and supplies to deep space destinations. Just over three minutes after it blasted off, the most suspenseful part of the flight was over, as the boosters dropped off and the second stage continued into Earth orbit.

by | February 09, 2018 | 19:07

His overriding goal is to establish a city on Mars , sending people there in a flotilla of SpaceX spaceships launched by colossal SpaceX rockets. The market, however, has changed significantly since Musk announced the Falcon Heavy project in 2011. SpaceX's rocket costs $90 million. "This is a revolution", Robert Zubrin said in a statement.

by | February 09, 2018 | 17:56

Our democracy should never be for sale in the open market. "I want to ‎assure Nigerians that INEC will remain an unbiased umpire". "INEC (also) wishes to collaborate with NIGCOMSAT on voter education and sensitisation through electronic message display".

by | February 09, 2018 | 16:33

The insect can not see a still image in 3D; its stereo vision works only with moving objects. A study by scientists at Newcastle University compared the vision of the mantis - the only known insect which can see in 3D - to that of humans, and found the creatures performed better at detecting the distance to a moving object.

by | February 09, 2018 | 16:21

Old source code from three years ago appears to have been leaked, but by design the security of our products doesn't depend on the secrecy of our source code . "It is considered confidential and proprietary". Having access to such source code is one way for security researchers to find flaws in source code and report any bugs they might throw up that could potentially be exploited by hackers.

by | February 09, 2018 | 16:21

The most obvious thing is the notch on the front display, but the P20 Lite keeps a sizeable bezel on the bottom and does a great job getting rid of the top bezel, which adds more weight to the alleged 19:9 aspect ratio that showed up in FCC documents.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:13

While Xiaomi isn't charging an additional fee for this one-day delivery service, cash-on-delivery isn't supported for orders under the same scheme. Ever since entering the Indian smartphone market, Xiaomi has seen a good growth with its best-selling smartphones.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:47

The rate of progress in terms of getting sites to switch to HTTPS has been generally swift, with more than 68pc of traffic on Android and Windows is protected, with 78pc protection rates reported for Chrome OS and Mac. In early 2017, Chrome began prominently labeling certain insecure HTTP sites as "Not secure" in the address bar. The company has said that HTTPS is easier and cheaper than ever before, and it unlocks both performance improvements and powerful new features that are too ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:38

An asteroid predicted to be twice the size of the meteor which exploded over the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in 2013 will slip past Earth Friday - just days after it was first spotted coming our way. What is interesting to note is that the asteroid was discovered by astronomers at the NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey (CSS) in Arizona very recently - on February 4.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:14

The next step is testing at T-Mobile which could take several weeks while the carrier tacks on its own enhancements and bug fixes. The only news we received for that was back in December, when its test firmware was leaked. It includes features such as new launcher shortcuts, coloured media notifications, improvements to biometric functions, improvements to Samsung keyboard, Dual Messenger, and a revamped About Menu in Settings among others.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:04

If the test launch goes as planned SpaceX will then start planning missing beyond Earth including two missions to Mars in 2022. On Tuesday, Elon Musk launched a Tesla Roadster into orbit. Shortly after take-off, all three booster stages returned to the Earth's surface. U.S. astronauts both current and former were impressed by SpaceX's feat.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:54

While it's unclear if Apple simply had enough stock to for-fill orders and keep up with demand until now, polls and social media responses indicate HomePod's steep price tag and lateness to the market will deter many potential customers.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:03

And Musk said the company would turn a profit during 2018. Of course, there was far more to the quarterly report than this important update on Model 3. SpaceX chief Elon Musk confirmed the new, more distant route for his rocketing Tesla Roadster, which was launched aboard the company's Falcon Heavy from Florida .