Sci-tech

by | October 03, 2017 | 13:04

Verstappen's second F1 win means Hamilton extends his championship lead over Vettel from 28 to 34 points with five races remaining. Verstappen, who started third on the grid, ended up gaining a position after Kimi Raikkonen's Ferrari was taken back into the pits after it wouldn't start, no thanks to an engine issue.

by | October 03, 2017 | 11:50

Messenger Lite is a slimmed-down version of Messenger that offers the core features of the app, while giving everyone the opportunity to stay connected to their friends and family, regardless of device or quality of internet connectivity.

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:22

It's the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, and Facebook has turned on its "safety check" function, which is activated when a group of people are in a crisis situation, for Las Vegas . The fake news was "algorithmically replaced by relevant results", Google said, "within hours". "Unfortunately, early this morning we were briefly surfacing an inaccurate 4chan website in our Search results for a small number of queries", Google said in a statement .

by | October 03, 2017 | 07:12

Less than a week after shipping an update to Groove's Android client, Redmond has taken Groove for that long drive in the country. The migration will move all existing music collections, purchased content and playlists to Spotify , and more information about the Groove Music service discontinuation/migration is available in these FAQs .

by | October 02, 2017 | 22:14

About a month ago, Bethesda officially revealed the release date for the forthcoming Fallout 4 VR that's set to become available for the HTC Vive. It's looking like the freedom of exploring the wasteland again, complete with the Vive's room-scale technology, will be the most responsive and immersive experience in virtual reality so far, and for those picking up a Vive for Christmas, this will be the cherry on the cake.

by | October 02, 2017 | 18:24

Google's new security authentication will involve hardware for added protection. Security Key is a physical USB key used in place of a code required for two-step verification. Whether it will also be available to "regular" users is unclear. Only when both devices have been detected will a Google account unlock. The move follows a surge in politically linked hacking that accompanied last year's USA presidential elections, during which the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and John Podesta, ...

by | October 02, 2017 | 15:37

For many years, people have known that living organisms, including humans, have an internal, biological clock that helps them anticipate and adapt to the regular rhythm of the day, without knowing how this clock actually work. Michael Rosbash was born in 1944 in Kansas City, USA. Hall was born in NY in 1945 and performed his seminal work at Brandeis University (he is now retired).

by | October 02, 2017 | 15:14

He added: "We look forward to advancing that relationship at the upcoming summit". Over the weekend, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the USA had opened a direct channel of communication with Pyongyang , which has tested rockets with increasing regularity.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:54

While First Click Free is being scrapped Google made it very clear that keeping readers and publishers happy is an on-going process that requires input from all parties. Google has also said it plans to help solve barriers to subscription, like the "hassles" of registering on a site, remembering multiple passwords and enterting credit card information.

by | October 02, 2017 | 12:46

Pricing on the current model and bundle offers in Western markets will remain the same until the launch of the new model. Sony hasn't yet said when the new PlayStation VR headset will arrive on shelves, but some reports claim that it'll start shipping in less than two week's time on 14 October.

by | October 02, 2017 | 10:20

Other design cues include a new shaded section around the cameras, giving the Mate 10 Pro a somewhat unique appearance compared to the monotone glass slabs we've seen from competitors. Also, a Fingerprint sensor is situated on the back. As Huawei's CEO Richard Yu had earlier confirmed, the smartphone will come with a bezel-less display.

by | October 02, 2017 | 08:37

Musk believes that the same rocket can be used here on Earth for some ultra-fast travel. The ship would then settle down on floating landing pads near major cities. With a maximum speed of almost 18,000 miles per hour, Musk said flying from NY to Shanghai on the rocket will just take 39 minutes. This method of Earth-city-to-Earth-city travel would be the fastest ever created by humanity.

by | October 01, 2017 | 12:08

The ongoing tussle between the two nations will upset the world order, according to White House sources, which is why the leaders think of a reconciliation possibility. The remark prompted an immediate response from Kim, who called the president "mentally deranged" and said the threat merited the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in history".

by | October 01, 2017 | 11:46

Analysts review historical return data when trying to predict future returns, or to estimate how a security might react to a particular situation, such as a drop in consumer demand. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 53,551 shares in the company, valued at $5,046,646.24. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website .

by | October 01, 2017 | 09:36

Mashable reports that Apple is now investigating the two incidents, disclosing no such thing has happened in the US or Canada. According to Taiwanese media, the owner claimed that the device cracked open while charging. American Corporation Apple finds out the reasons of separating the screen of the iPhone 8 Plus from the case. It is understood the tech giant believes the problem was caused by the battery swelling and does not pose a safety concern.

by | October 01, 2017 | 02:35

While taking part in a national day of campaigning , Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the latest intervention by the Foreign Secretary demonstrated the Prime Minister was not in control of Brexit strategy. Ms Davidson, who along with Mr Johnson is one of the favourites to succeed Mrs May as Tory leader, said that "overoptimism" about the future of Britain outside the European Union "sells people short" - a direct reference to Mr Johnson's 4,000-word Brexit essay in The Daily Telegraph a ...

by | September 30, 2017 | 22:54

However, the phone was sent to select beta testers on 15 August. It gets a 2.4-inch QVGA display and this is a single SIM phone. Currently, Reliance Jio has temporarily suspended bookings for its low-priced 4G handset, though users can register their interest via Jio.com, MyJio app or with authorised offline Jio retailers.

by | September 30, 2017 | 19:26

They're now deep into recovery mode. "We're seeing diesel fuel being promised for a few hours at a time as opposed to anything that's going to be more sustainable for them". Sens. Sen. John McCain of Arizona and Mike Lee of Utah said the waiver will help, but will not do enough to help Puerto Rico recover and rebuild from Hurricane Maria .

by | September 30, 2017 | 16:47

Past 5 years growth of FINL observed at -11.80%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company is expecting its growth at 0.16%. The return on assets stands at -5.3%, Return on Equity now is -8.6% and the Return on Investment value is 7.8%. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/09/29/the-finish-line-inc-finl-releases-quarterly-earnings-results-beats-expectations-by-0-01-eps.html.

by | September 30, 2017 | 16:40

Kids are the most curious among us, and technology can be an avenue for them to express their creativity and to help them learn-whether they're doing research for a school report, learning to string together a few chords on a guitar, or just playing their favorite games.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:27

HMD previously revealed that its range of Nokia smartphones would all be getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update . But Google has moved on, and recently launched the Android 8.0 Oreo update, leaving phone makers scrambling to ready their own version of Oreo to push to consumers.

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:07

Nonetheless, an executive of the Finnish company recently stated that they will launch the Android Oreo to their Nokia 3 , 5 and 6 before 2017 ends. The base model starts at Rs 32,999 in India, while the 8GB RAM option comes at Rs 37,999. Speaking about the specs of the OnePlus 5 smartphone, the handset is now running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

by | September 30, 2017 | 14:06

Equifax also extended until January 31 the sign-up period for free credit freezes and for TrustedID Premier , a credit monitoring service it is offering free of charge to US consumers. Some services may help you watch for problems. Equifax has repeatedly said the managers didn't know of the intrusion when they sold stock. Equifax's website repeatedly crashed, people were unable to sign up for the protection being offered and Equifax charged people for credit freezes before public ...

by | September 30, 2017 | 13:58

Even their Grand Theft Auto series has slowed down a bit with the last one released four years ago. As the whole world is busy frame by frame'ing Red Dead Redemption 2's new trailer for new tidbits of info, the armies of Reddit have dug up something far more enticing: The now-deleted account of one reddeadinsider , who once provided a description for a future Red Dead game which has only now been proved correct.

by | September 30, 2017 | 13:59

Thousands of computers, if not more, are potentially in danger, the study said. The vulnerability could also affect Windows PCs, the researchers say . All those vulnerable devices could become juicy targets for state-sponsored hackers engaging in corporate or government espionage. Attacks via the EFI were rare, said Mr Smith, because attackers typically had faster or more lucrative ways to steal cash from victims.

by | September 30, 2017 | 06:57

Lockheed Martin has been working on its "Mars Base Camp", a science laboratory that will orbit the planet, with the crewed lander set to descend to the surface on repeated missions. Mars Base Camp's first mission is meant to be an orbiting mission around the Red Planet. Whereas, Lockheed Martin says that Mars Base Camp is a space station that's equipped with an impetus system and could be built at the Deep Space Gateway .

by | September 29, 2017 | 23:36

Gang-Seok Kim, the CEO of Bluehole, has appointed Chang Han Kim as the Chief Executive Officer and Woonghee Cho as the Chief Operating Officer for PUBG Corp . The "Seoul" listing of the PUBG Corporation logo insists on its South Korean office, with a USA office already set up in Madison, Wisconsin and future branches in Japan and Europe.

by | September 29, 2017 | 21:56

Youtube video service on laptop screen close-up. Some Twitter users have posted the contents of the email, which announces that changes have been made as to how the Nintendo Creators Program will handle revenue generated from live streams.

by | September 29, 2017 | 14:47

While there are no words on the design and specs of the Google smart tabletop speaker, the report suggests that it would run an Android version that would make it easier to connect with other devices. For its part, Google is expected to debut a smaller Home speaker and a pair of upgraded Pixel smartphones on October 4. It's possible that the Manhattan device could be announced at the upcoming event.

by | September 29, 2017 | 13:47

Apart from providing Moto X Pure Edition users in the United States the Android Nougat update, the Lenovo-owned company has also recently released the Android 7.0 Nougat update to the Moto X Pure series in Brazil. Those who purchased the 2015 Moto X Pure Edition would probably have expected a similar update experience but little did they now that the company would make them wait for over a year to get a taste of Android 7.0 Nougat.

by | September 29, 2017 | 12:07

For instance, on this Nintendo topics page (which you'll need to use Google Translate on, since it's in Japanese), a few Nintendo staffers point out that Mario is in fact punching his steed in the head in order for him to eat anything.

by | September 29, 2017 | 11:16

Baker Mayfield isn't far behind on the board at +300 to win the hardware, and he has a sterling 13-to-0 touchdown-to-interception ratio to go along with 1,329 passing yards through his first four games. "When you get down tight into the red zone, from the 10 [yard line] in, space gets constricted, and there are certain ways teams are going to play you".

by | September 29, 2017 | 09:21

The findings suggest that rudimentary life emerged around 500 million years after the Earth was formed while it was still being bombarded by asteroids. The researchers used geologic context to date the rocks. They argue that the rocks that are supposedly shot through with the gneiss are not, in fact, older than it.

by | September 29, 2017 | 08:08

With its release nearly upon us, the first reviews have gone live for the retro console. While no defined stock numbers were given for stores, it's reasonable to assume the larger your nearest Best Buy , the more it's likely to have. The SNES Classic should also be available on amazon.com . Here's a complete list of the games present in the SNES Classic library. Unlocked after completing the first stage in the original Star Fox , Star Fox 2 introduced a number of interesting gameplay ...

by | September 29, 2017 | 03:57

The three-day India Mobile Congress brings together industry stalwarts and stakeholders with an aim to give India a strong voice at the global forum and to create a platform for knowledge dissemination. Such inhibiting factors would not only impact the competitive structure of the industry but also "adversely hit" the government's revenue collection from the sector.