Sci-tech

by | February 21, 2018 | 12:10

The UID's are unique for every app and does not change until the time the apps remain on the phone. According to the commit, Android P will prevent idle background apps from recording audio through the mic that creeps out users. While some Android OEMs have poked fun at Apple's display cut-out, Google seems to think it's going to catch on and will offer support for notched displays in Android P.

by | February 21, 2018 | 10:40

Musk's idea is pretty simple. Because Wednesday's payload will be launched before sunrise, it could provide the public with an encore of the spectacular sight in December that sent people scrambling for their phones - to videotape the glowing plume and report a possible alien invasion to police.

by | February 21, 2018 | 07:52

Atari, it would seem, is a company of many hats these days. While Atari's investment in Infinity Networks is the firm's first foray into blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies, the company has also extended its partnership with gaming platform Pariplay .

by | February 21, 2018 | 07:27

Investors of record on Friday, February 23rd will be issued a dividend of $0.15 per share. Solus Alternative Asset Management Lp who had been investing in Scorpio Tankers Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $744.81M market cap company.

by | February 21, 2018 | 07:18

Further modifications include a more powerful version of the 488 Challenge's lightweight 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine that is expected to produce near 538kW of power and 770nm of torque and met with an nearly 100kg reduction in heft, bringing the vehicle's total weight to 1279kg - power, torque and weight specifications nearly exactly in-line with the carbon-fibre chassis 720S.

by | February 21, 2018 | 06:26

Mars mission launched in 2013 was cheaper than Hollywood space movie " Gravity " made in the same year, India's second mission to the moon Chandrayaan -2 is cheaper than Hollywood hit film " Interstellar ". In case if there is no suitable window available or due to eclipse, the launch will be postponed to November 2018 or further. However, Isro scientists wanted their own rover.

by | February 21, 2018 | 05:36

Then, on Sunday, Trump said that he had "never said Russian Federation did not meddle in the election, " quoting a comment he had made in a 2016 presidential debate. campaign in 2014, long before (he) announced (he) would run for president". Mueller took charge of the federal government's probe from the FBI a year ago following the sacking of its former chief James Comey .

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:51

A man holds an ultra-thin elastic display equipped with a light emitting diode, newly developed by Professor Takao Someya of Tokyo University. This integrated biomedical sensor system together with a wireless communication module is known as "skin electronics", which can send biometric data to the cloud.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:30

The company had already chosen not to launch its redesigned third-generation Cayenne SUV without a diesel option, but it had been widely expected to run out the diesel versions of the other two cars. Porsche has announced that it has ended production of all diesel-engined cars and in future will only offer ICE, hybrid and BEV models in its range.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:33

The film is a sequel to Tiger's 2016 action flick Baaghi which also starred Shraddha Kapoor in the lead role. There were reports that Baaghi 2 has an elaborate scene involving a chopper. The insider said that while Tiger's mother Ayesha Shroff is not very fond of Disha, the actor's sister Krishna Shroff gets along with her like a house on fire.

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:04

Connectivity will have to be significantly improved before 5G technology can be rolled out, with Digital Minister Matt Hancock having declared his intention to make the United Kingdom "one of the first" users of 5G. The only thing which is more surprising than creative thinking from the government is the welcoming arms of the church in this example. "Churches are central features and valued assets for local communities up and down the country", said Digital Secretary Matt Hancock .

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:43

For starters, it gets the 450-hp version of the 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine, an M Sport exhaust system, adaptive M suspension with specific Sport mode, and "an extremely sporty configuration" of the stability control system DSC and the Active M differential.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:02

Scientists at NASA were afforded an unprecedented look at the massive crimson-coloured storm system a year ago when the Juno spacecraft - which is now orbiting Jupiter , dubbed the "King of the Solar System" because of its enormous size which is 11 times the diameter of Earth - flew past.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:26

We gave it all away. During the past couple of days, Drake has posted pictures on Instagram that show behind the scenes of the making of the " God's Plan " music video . Most rappers use music videos as an excuse to get super outrageous (and that's perfectly fine), but Drake just dances around in a hoody, giving people his money.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:22

The decision saves the Bucs about $6.75 million, which is what Martin was set to make in 2018. Martin, 29, burst onto the scene as a rookie out of Boise State in 2012 (taken 31st overall in the 2012 NFL Draft ) in which he recorded 1,454 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns, earning a trip to the Pro Bowl.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:21

Luckily, Fable Fortune was introduced to players with a strong vision and finely-iterated gameplay mechanics in place - and it's only gotten better. Otherwise, Fable Fortune will have to wait until the February 22 launch date to get their hands on the Xbox One and Windows 10 game. It's all strictly tactical, of course.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:33

The launch was supposed to happen Sunday 18 February 2018 but SpaceX moved plans to launch due to performing " final checks' , and rescheduled for February 21st". The company has been experimenting with parachutes on its fairings and built a giant ship equipped with metal arms to catch these fairings when they splash into the ocean.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:16

Spotify recently published a recruitment ad on its website seeking an " Operations Manager - Hardware Product", according to Musically , which discovered the posting. A second listing, for a Product Manager of Voice who was to "be responsible for the strategy and execution of Spotify's voice efforts beyond our core apps [.] areas like desktop, TVs, speakers, cars, wearables, headphones", suggested that whatever this product is, it's going to include some form of voice control.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:58

Bad news for anyone that's having issues with it on a new phone. Nuance revealed that they are sorry to leave the direct-to-consumer keyboard business The main intention of the discontinuation is to enable the company to develop AI-based solutions for sale directly to businesses.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:26

The stock increased 3.22% or $3.7 during the last trading session, reaching $118.6. The Banced Corp holds 4,252 shares with $634,000 value, up from 2,014 last quarter. (NYSE:ABBV) earned "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, July 22. Jefferies maintained Baidu, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) rating on Sunday, September 17. IBC has "Outperform" rating and $200 target.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:23

Sunday, but investigators believe she disappeared from a subdivision in Orlando, FL, Saturday night. Byrns will face charges of kidnapping a child under 13 years old and could face more as the investigation continues, Demings said. "This individual was so convincing he convinced this child to leave her home and meet him in a particular place", police said. The two then traveled to Macon, where they stopped at the hotel.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:15

Kasich said he thought it was possible to push for some measures at the state and local level, like background checks and increased attention to mental illness. John Weaver, a strategist for Kasich's 2016 presidential campaign, said on Twitter that Kasich's views "have evolved", like many , if not most, Americans'.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:16

The river will fall below flood stage late Thursday morning. The stage was 45.2 feet at Meldahl Dam at 10 a.m. Saturday; flood stage is 51 feet. The graph shows that the river is expected to fall below 18 feet this afternoon, reach 17 feet by Tuesday night and be at 16 feet by Wednesday afternoon.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:19

The phone-maker has had mixed results with its Android devices in recent years, at least when it comes to the US. The handset would be a departure from the Sony Xperia devices launched in the last five years-the majority of which have had a flat rear.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:17

To install the update on your device, head over to Settings General Software Update . The updates - iOS 11.2.6, tvOS 11.2.6, watchOS 4.2.3, and macOS 10.13.3 - are now available for download . For the past few patches, Apple has been rolling out a series of beta tests that release roughly in one-week intervals, so we expect that we'll see iOS 11.3 beta 3 before too long.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:15

The service will use artificial intelligence to manage taxi dispatches and forecast demand based on factors like weather, traffic and local events. On Tuesday Uber's new chief executive, Dara Khosrowshahi , told investors in Tokyo that Uber must change the way it does business in Japan.

by | February 20, 2018 | 15:07

If your phone is stuck on Windows Phone 8 and you have one of the few devices that was never offered an upgrade to 8.1, there used to be a workaround called Preview for Developers to get the update. The decision which let to this step is that in recent times, the number of Windows Phone users have switched to Android and iOS and it doesn't send a good message to the remaining Windows phone users.

by | February 19, 2018 | 15:22

Democratic FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said satellite internet service shows great promise. In order to revolutionize space, they have to address both satellites and rockets. One will be in low-Earth orbit (LEO). In order for large broadband constellations to deliver services in the USA, the FCC must approve their operations to ensure the satellites don't interfere with other uses, and will operate in a way that lowers the risk of collisions.

by | February 19, 2018 | 14:43

The front of the Galaxy S9 is easy enough to copy, considering it has the same face as the S8. Geekbench doesn't list it here, but the fact that it uses a Qualcomm Adreno 540 suggests it will be a Snapdragon 835 since that Snapdragon 845 uses an Andreno 630.

by | February 19, 2018 | 14:38

The Jivi Mobile 4G smartphone , Energy E3, with effective price of Rs 699 is available in market for Rs 2,899 a unit. Jio Instant Cashback Offer is available for all 4G devices, purchased from stores as well as ecommerce sites in India during the offer period, according to Jivi Mobile's website.

by | February 19, 2018 | 10:54

Since Apple relies on the Korean tech giant for the iPhone X's expensive display panels, it is now searching for a new buyer, according to a report from Nikkei . Samsung has reportedly been left saddled with supplies and it doesn't help that there are still many smartphone manufacturers that have yet to make the switch to OLED.

by | February 19, 2018 | 10:55

SaU008 will be the first Martian meteorite to have a fragment return to the planet's surface. SHERLOC is being created to examine rock and chemical features as fine as human hair and will need something to help it get its bearings on the alien planet.

by | February 19, 2018 | 10:08

The Mumbai-Pune corridor is the first of the many Hyperloop systems that have been planned as a part of national Hyperloop network which aims to reduce commute time between two cities to just two hours. The proposed hyperloop route will link central Pune, Navi Mumbai International Airport , and Mumbai in 25-minutes, and will eventually support 150 million passenger trips annually, saving more than 90 million hours of travel time, and thus transforming lives.

by | February 19, 2018 | 01:42

Quantum computing relies on freaky mechanics like hyper-cooled atoms and quantum superposition to pull off seemingly impossible calculations, but now scientists have made an even weirder breakthrough: they've created a new form of light , which may prove essential for the quantum computer revolution.

by | February 18, 2018 | 19:04

While unexpected, it's actually great news for eager scientists because, as the NASA video explains, this means there's "a lot left to learn on Neptune ". The vortex was 3,100 miles (5,000 km) across when Hubble first spotted it in 2015, and now it's down to 2,300 miles (3,700 km). The storm's "particles themselves are still highly reflective; they are just slightly darker than the particles in the surrounding atmosphere", Joshua Tollefson from the University of California at Berkeley ...