Sci-tech

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:34

For connectivity, the Google Home Mini offers dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac as well as Bluetooth v4.1, letting it be used as both a Wi-Fi connected speaker and a Bluetooth speaker. To recall, the Amazon Echo is priced at Rs. 9 ,999 as well. If you also want to have some random, probably useless trivia about the past festivals, then play the trivia game on your Google Home device.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:32

The ZTE smartphone now referred to as Iceberg is contending for an award in the "Product" category. A rendered design of the phone was spotted on IF World Design Guide . This is clearly a first of its kind edge-to-edge display design we've seen, but on a brighter side, there's extra screen real estate for those who value that.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:00

Although the company's mission is "to bring down the cost of visiting and living in space by orders of magnitude", for a 12 day stay on the station, it will still cost a pricey sum of $9.5 million dollars per person, or $19 million for two.

by | April 10, 2018 | 18:36

Before LG announcing the official launch date, Android Headlines leaked the official press render of the smartphone. The website claimed that it has got the renders from a reliable source "along with further information which corroborates the authenticity of the render".

by | April 10, 2018 | 17:20

For the 33-year old chief executive, Tuesday's testimony before Congress will be a first, and he has been preparing for weeks with a team of hired experts, according to The New York Times . "We didn't take a broad enough view of our responsibility, and that was a big mistake", Zuckerberg plans to say. Even still, the new allegations raise questions about how widespread the misuse of data was among Facebook's third-party app developers.

by | April 10, 2018 | 16:32

You can choose to go solo or test your stealth skills with a few friends in co-op. The night-time stealth mission will require players to use all the tools at their disposal to succeed. The special mission event begins on the 10th though and players who log into Ghost Recon Wildlands will find that content will be introduced to both the Wildlands main game and Ghost War PvP mode.

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:20

The graphic showed that people tended to trust mainstream media outlets more than President Donald Trump , and that CNN and MSBNC had much higher credibility. The graphic that aired was speaking for itself though. "During the segment, the control room mistakenly posted the graphic early, while I was dealing with the fake news questions".

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:18

Two electric motors drive the rear axle and a third one drives the front axle, all of which are based on actual tech used on the upcoming Audi e-tron Quattro. Permanent quattro all-wheel drive is, unsurprisingly, standard. With a curb weight of 1,450 kilograms the electric race vehicle has a power to weight ratio of 1.78 kilograms per horsepower with ideal 50:50 percent weight distribution between the front and the rear axle.

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:15

The chat contains inappropriate messages that made the 14-year-old girl very uncomfortable so she chose to tell her story. Said fan has uploaded a wealth of images featuring some of their conversations with Sanchez here, and has posted a statement about why she has come forward here .

by | April 10, 2018 | 15:06

Lastly the 2019 Camaro RS and SS models get new 20-inch wheels. Many people including myself expected that it would be introduced at some big auto show where the company could put as many eyes on the refreshed vehicle as possible, but instead, GM opted for a far simpler introduction.

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:22

BSNL said, "This plan will be useful for our subscribers to stream live matches at a very economical rate". Idea: Under the plan of Rs 199, Idia is giving its users 1.4GB of 2G/3G/4G data per day for 28 days. There is no information whether the calling is also free or not in the pack. Jio has roped in comedian Sunil Grover to host a live show on the MyJio app.

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:04

In January 2017 she posted a video complaining that YouTube was filtering her content, leading to fewer views. "There is no equal growth opportunity on YOUTUBE or any other video sharing site, your channel will grow if they want to!", Aghdam ranted in a screengrab shared by CNN , in which the 39 year-old San Diego native railed against unnamed dictatorships she claimed put "personal short term profit" over truth, hiding honesty to achieve what she termed nefarious goals, while ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 14:42

The goal with the summit is to facilitate component makes to set up shop in India. The main goal of the move is to double the manufacturing capacity in India. Xiaomi expects to ramp up its PCBA production to close to 100% of its locally produced phones within Q3 CY 2018. The new SMT plant is a part of Xiaomi's new campus in Tamil Nadu which also houses a new smartphone unit.

by | April 09, 2018 | 14:41

As the Google-owned platform grapples with the implications from a shooting last week by a disgruntled YouTube creator at its San Bruno, Calif. headquarters, the company now stands accused of pocketing billions by illegally targeting minors with ads based on data mined from their devices and viewing habits.

by | April 09, 2018 | 12:11

The APC NEC will consider the report of the 10-man technical committee, led by Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, which submitted its reports on Friday on the issue of tenure elongation. The Governor of Zamfara State, who spoke on behalf of the governors, last week Wednesday, said after several meetings of all APC governors and other stakeholders, they have resolved to respect the party's constitution.

by | April 09, 2018 | 10:06

London-based Cambridge Analytica , which has counted U.S. President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign among its clients, said on Wednesday on Twitter that it had received no more than 30 million records from a researcher it hired to collect data about people on Facebook .

by | April 09, 2018 | 08:47

Late last month, Facebook said it was revamping security and privacy settings as one response to the CA mess. "At the completion of the project, AggregateIQ will have an agnostic campaign data reporting platform that will enable our staff to provide more efficient consulting in the work we do as well as sell access to the tool for other organizations to use", reads the agreement.

by | April 09, 2018 | 04:14

Zablocki could not confirm the cause of the crash or whether there was a criminal element, but did say the driver of the tractor trailer that collided with the bus did not sustain any injuries. An online fund-raising initiative to help the victims' families has raised C$3.05 million ($2.4 million). "We're a really small community, and all of us here in Humboldt are definitely somehow connected to the team", Kellington told paNOW.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:45

A March 29 USA government report had forecast smaller soy acres than analysts were expecting and sparked a temporary rally for prices. More than $660 million in pork from USA producers - including "variety meats" like ears, organ meat and hooves - was exported to China past year, according to the Illinois Farm Bureau.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:30

The Urban Dictionary defines the term Text Regret as the "sending of a text and immediately regretting that you ever wrote the text in the first place". These included limited the retention period for Mark's messages in Messenger. Facebook told TechCrunch that it had deleted the messages as a corporate security measure after the Sony hack revealed just how damaging seemingly innocuous messages can look when revealed to the public.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:14

In order to prevent election interference on its platform, Facebook has introduced new changes to increase transparency and accountability for electoral ads and Pages. Those who manage large Pages that do not clear the process will no longer be able to post. That legislation, introduced last October but not yet passed, is aimed at countering concerns about foreign nationals using social media to influence American politics, which is part of the investigation into possible Russian ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:55

The messages were not only removed from the inboxes but they also didn't show up in the Facebook chat logs or the "secret file" that keeps scores of your every single activity on the platform (you can download your own here ). Personal information of up to 87 million users , mostly in the United States, may have been improperly shared with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, Facebook said on Wednesday, exceeding a media estimate of more than 50 million.

by | April 08, 2018 | 18:26

Facebook says it began erasing the messages of Zuckerberg and a few other top executives in 2014 after computer hackers obtained and released emails from Sony Pictures executives. Now that Zuckerberg's secret is exposed, the social media giant is planning to appease users by rolling out an unsend feature to its platform. The federal and British Columbia privacy commissioners are joining forces to investigate Facebook and Canadian political consultancy AggregateIQ - two firms at the ...

by | April 08, 2018 | 14:29

In the previous 22 head to head matches between these two sides, Mumbai Indians has won 12 matches. They recovered from a bad start with the bat to post a total of 165 for 4 which was a par score on a Wankhede pitch that offered some movement for the bowlers.

by | April 08, 2018 | 10:55

Sunday he'll have to run down Reed, who has summoned the same magic that has defined his dominance in team events. McIlroy and Reed previously went head-to-head during the most memorable Ryder Cup match in recent memory, a match that former PGA Tour caddie Michael Collins compared to one of the best boxing matches in history.

by | April 08, 2018 | 09:00

The tit-for-tat sparked concern among businesses and investors, and caused global financial markets to tumble, as fears of a trade war between the world's two largest economies deepened. USA officials say they'll hold hearings on the administration's proposed target list of 1,300 products in mid-May and haven't set a deadline for when the tariffs would take effect.

by | April 08, 2018 | 08:30

Facebook added that this is how the feature functioned for its executives on Messenger , and that it could be how it will operate for the broader public. In today's update on Facebook (FB -1.3%) policy moves, the company says it's acting to increase transparency and accountability for "issue" advertising, including political/electoral ads.

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:09

As evidenced below, and noted by iDropNews , the iPhone concept "is narrower than the iPhone 8 , ensuring it's comfortable to type with only one hand; and its curved design is more pleasant to hold when speaking on the phone". But every iPhone to date has used a visibly flat display. Specifically, a Bloomberg report from earlier in the week claims that Apple has been prototyping a curved iPhone model created to stand out in a smartphone market where devices are becoming harder and harder ...

by | April 08, 2018 | 03:21

The first is support for touchless control, which the sources who leaked the project said will let consumers carry out some tasks by performing gestures above the screen without touching it. The new gesture technology would take into account the proximity of a finger to the screen, the person said. The curved iPhone display has been a rumor for a while now as its been in development but, now it is expected to be around two or three years away from implementation.

by | April 07, 2018 | 22:27

Reed made birdies on the first three holes, a start that "couldn't really have built my confidence any higher than that", Reed said . "And I had a lot of handsome putts and didn't make anything". "I hit a pretty good one on the 18th, gets a bad bounce, goes in the bunker, you get a awful lie, and it's one of them things that I think, if things aren't going your way, they're not quite going your way".

by | April 07, 2018 | 21:13

The path towards this tool is pretty twisted though, making it come across more as a cover-up than a genuine effort to make its service better. Facebook rolled out another big set of changes to its platform on Friday in advance of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony on Capitol Hill next week.

by | April 07, 2018 | 18:50

Most farmers are Americans first and patriots. "If that happens it can be the difference between soybeans being at a profitable level or being 50 cents less and going into the red", said Mike Steenhoek, executive director of the Soy Transportation Coalition .

by | April 07, 2018 | 18:35

The actor was joined by his sisters, Alvira and Arpita, at the court, as well as his trusted bodyguard, Shera. On April 5, the Ek Tha Tiger actor was sentenced to five years in jail for killing two blackbucks - an endangered species that's protected under the Indian Wildlife Act - near Jodhpur in Rajasthan 20 years ago.

by | April 07, 2018 | 18:15

Square Enix is also planning to release a standalone version of Final Fantasy XV add-on "Multiplayer Expansion: Comrades " in summer 2018. Later this year, the developer will also start to sell Final Fantasy 15's co-op multiplayer mode, Comrades , as a standalone package, so you can play it without owning the base game.

by | April 07, 2018 | 15:32

And people using our secret message feature in the encrypted version of Messenger have the ability to set a timer - and have their messages automatically deleted. Facebook this week provided a few updates on how it will protect users by restricting apps from accessing user data as well as its plans on making its terms and data policy a little more transparent .