Sci-tech

by | May 23, 2018 | 19:54

But his main challengers alleged irregularities and refused to recognize the result. It's a lesson Venezuela could learn the hard way following harsh global reaction to that country's presidential election Sunday which returned President Nicolas Maduro to another six-year term in power.

by | May 23, 2018 | 16:17

Congo health officials are encouraging people to wash their hands, to touch each other as little as possible and to avoid meat that is potentially infected, Al Jazeera reported . Hundreds of people who have been in contact with infected individuals, as well as contacts of contacts, have been identified to be vaccinated, the World Health Organization said.

by | May 23, 2018 | 03:59

Speaking in Macclesfield, the Prime Minister will challenge the NHS, Artificial Intelligence (AI) sector and health charities to use AI to transform the diagnosis of chronic diseases. The prime minister stated that within 15 years, the government hopes to be able to "diagnose at a much earlier stage the lung, bowel, prostate or ovarian cancer of at least 50,000 more people a year".

by | May 23, 2018 | 04:09

While speaking to the delegation led by the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Ahmed Ali , Buhari expressed concerns about the state of the power sector despite the astronomical amount spent by Obasanjo's administration, even though he didn't mention him by name.

by | May 22, 2018 | 22:46

A Great Northern passenger tweeted: "I organised my life around your new timetable - job, childcare, parking - to find the 8.57am train from Biggleswade into London doesn't exist". GTR's new timetable was developed from scratch and was created to tackle existing issues by extending stop times at busier stations and increasing turnaround times at destination stations.

by | May 22, 2018 | 23:15

Along with the letter was a special "prayer for our nation" regarding the protection of the values of the Constitution. Naqvi said that Modi was "breaking barriers of religion and castes" and his government was also committed towards the growth of minorities, reported Hindustan Times.

by | May 22, 2018 | 22:51

Meanwhile, hundreds of people attended a service held by Houston's Muslim community for Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old exchange student from Pakistan, who had talked about one day becoming a diplomat. According to Rodriguez, Fisher stood up to him a week before and allegedly embarrassed him in front of the class. Rodriguez said that humiliation caused Fisher to be the first person the shooter killed.

by | May 22, 2018 | 21:46

Following the clashes, the assembly of more than five persons, rallies, public meetings, processions and the exhibition of weapons and flags have been banned in the Thoothukudi district. "Entering the collector's office and (perpetrating) violence is not acceptable". The state's main opposition DMK party slammed the government for failing to address the concerns of the local people.

by | May 22, 2018 | 22:22

Another school banned backpacks to prevent hidden weapons from slipping through, while others changed dress codes to forbid heavy clothing such as the trench coat Pagourtzis was said to be wearing to hide his weapons. That allowed the rest of the school to be evacuated safely. America has been shaken by another deadly school shooting . "If that means five metal detectors getting in and out of the high school, you get five metal detectors." Trochesset said 200 officers from law ...

by | May 22, 2018 | 21:26

The step, known as a state party referral, seeks an investigation into Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, as well as Israeli military activity in the Gaza Strip, including the recent killing of dozens of Palestinians during mass protests along the border.

by | May 22, 2018 | 11:30

Not only did she perform live at a televised awards show for the first time in nine years, but she was also honored with the 2018 Billboard Music Awards' Icon Award for her impressive career. They are up for the night's biggest award - top artist - along with Swift and Drake . He wanted to find peace. "We're failing our communities", Kelly continued.

by | May 22, 2018 | 10:02

Buoyed by its massive global success, the group a year ago collaborated with electronic dance music stars like The Chainsmokers and Steve Aoki, made history on the charts and was featured on major US TV shows. "My prayer is that, tired of such noise, we will turn back to the source of all calmness, that source is God". "Everything we lack, God has in abundance: Compassion, sensitivity, patience and boundless love".

by | May 21, 2018 | 18:51

The Trump administration also froze the assets of Rafael Sarria, who the Treasury Department said is Cabello's main frontman, and three Boca Raton, Florida-companies he is linked to as well as 14 properties belonging to him or his companies in Florida and NY.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:48

Rare previously described The Hungering Deep as a "unique event" with a new type of AI threat and "new ways to play". Further into the summer are two more content updates, one of which will add a new ship type, and the other an expansion to the world map.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:41

There's no official word from Xiaomi on a possible launch of the new Redmi phones. As per a report in Gizmochina, Chinese tipsters have claimed that Xiaomi has planned a product launch event at the end of this month. The box package was leaked on Chinese site My Drivers. The report also mentions that this particular smartphone may be unveiled as the company it was formally introduced in the Mi Community.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:11

The Xbox Adaptive Controller has been created to work with a wide array of peripherals and is completely customisable through the Xbox Accessories app. Microsoft enrolled the assistance of gamers with constrained versatility for contribution to the controller's improvement. The Xbox Adaptive Controller was developed in partnership with organisations including The AbleGamers Charity, The Cerebral Palsy Foundation, Craig Hospital, SpecialEffect, and Warfighter Engaged.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:58

McCain approached Shelby about the possibility of building a production version of the Super Snake . Shelby American president Gary Patterson says the project finishes the goal originally set by Carroll Shelby and employee Don McCain to build a limited run of the cars in the late '60s.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:16

Researchers say a distant rocky object could have been pushed into orbit by the gravitational power of another planet. Professor David Gerdes , an astronomer at the University of MI and co-author on the paper, says the evidence makes it more likely that there is another planet in the solar system.

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:53

Since we'll soon start marking all HTTP pages as "not secure" , we'll step towards removing Chrome's positive security indicators so that the default unmarked state is secure. The upcoming feature that aims to ensure you know you're typing data on an HTTP site is even an evolved version of one of the warnings Chrome released past year when Chrome warned you while typing on some non-secure sites.

by | May 18, 2018 | 13:15

It is powered by the 12nm MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core processor coupled with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and 4GB/6GB of RAM . There is also a dedicated AI-focused APU. The Vivo X21i runs on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo-based Funtouch OS 4.0 out of the box. Vivo has also incorporated its proprietary Jovi AI assistant into the smartphone.

by | May 18, 2018 | 12:58

Microsoft has rolled its tanks onto Amazon's lawn thanks to a multi-million dollar deal to bring its Azure Government product into 17 United States intelligence agencies. The spy groups will also be able to use other products offered by the Redmond, Washington-based software company, including its Windows operating system and its Office applications.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:26

It will also provide users access to thousands of related playlists, remixes, covers, live versions and of course, music videos. In a blog post, Youtube has announced that YouTube Red is being rebranded as YouTube Premium , which is a bit expensive than YouTube Red.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:53

Blind and deaf students to get the opportunity to learn the Swift programming language. According to them, the mission of Apple is to make the technology closer to the people. "There are more than 10,400 students with visual impairments in Texas, and the development of this curricula is going to be a big step in opening up coding opportunities for our students and those across the nation".

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:16

Interested users can also register on the Samsung website to be notified of the Galaxy J6 launch. "It's coming to take you #ToInfinityAndMore". This Samsung smartphone might make use of a 5.6-inch AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9 and sport slim bezels around the screen.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:10

You can now test your setup to see if you can play Steam games on your Android smartphone using Steam Link . The Steam Controller recently received a firmware update that activates Bluetooth Low Energy connectivity. "If you have a powerful rig, wired network, and very good client device, it's possible to stream at 4K 60 FPS", he told Variety . You'll even be able to adjust the settings for better performance quality from the advanced settings menu option.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:02

Also worth mentioning is that the attempts were made using the Google Home Mini as well as the Google Assistant-powered Sony smart speaker. Android Police reported on Thursday that Sony is bringing Assistant support to the WH-1000XM2 and WI-1000X models.

by | May 18, 2018 | 10:13

After months of rumors that Halo would be making an appearance at Microsoft's blowout E3 showcase, a new Halo game got a stealth trailer release on what seems like a random Thursday evening in mid-May. The project has been in development for years, and now, Halo: Fireteam Raven is finally ready to hit the arcades. While it's not the conventional Halo experience, Fireteam Raven plays a tangential role in the series' lore.

by | May 18, 2018 | 09:24

Dr. Casey Sommerfeld, the girl's pediatrician and lead study author of the report, explains that this occurs when "an acute inflammatory lung injury leads to increased pulmonary vascular permeability, or 'leaky blood vessels, ' with subsequent fluid accumulation in the lungs".

by | May 18, 2018 | 04:05

After linking, you'll notice that your Xbox Live stats will be shared on Discord , so your friends and users there can see what you're playing. Because of this, Xbox One X and Xbox One S will now support output at 2560 x 1440 (1440p) resolution for games and media.

by | May 18, 2018 | 04:18

To do so, you tap the paper airplane icon underneath the image and choose to share it as a sticker in your Story. Not only will you be able to share your own personal photos , you'll be able to share photos from public accounts directly to your story as a sticker (via The Verge ).

by | May 18, 2018 | 01:43

In other words, the rollout can't come soon enough. Pay on the go using Monzo with Apple Pay. UK-based challenger bank Monzo announced on Thursday that users may use their Monzo cards with Apple Pay. Instead, "a unique Device Account Number is assigned, encrypted and securely stored in the Secure Element on your device..." To set up Apple Pay on your Apple Watch , head into the Apple Watch app on your iPhone , select Wallet & Apple Pay and then Add Credit or Debit Card.

by | May 17, 2018 | 21:14

Microsoft now joins the ranks of several other companies that have done the same, including Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR). The banning includes cryptocurrencies , crypto-related products, and unregulated binary options. In another blow to cryptocurrency marketers, Bing Ads is banning ads promoting cryptocurrency sales, offerings and related products.

by | May 17, 2018 | 20:37

Epic Games has announced a competitive Limited Time Mode for battle royale , with Solo Showdown , kicking off today. Instead of manipulating the core game, the Solo Showdown event is a test for esports that will send ripples into Fortnite's future.

by | May 17, 2018 | 20:01

The device packs 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage, along with a microSD card slot which enables users to further expand the phone's storage capacity up to 128GB. There is 8 mega pixel front facing camera with LED flash for selfies. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The phone has fingerprint sensor.

by | May 17, 2018 | 19:30

The satellite took the shot using its fisheye camera and beamed it back to Earth after the ground-control team properly unfolded its high-gain antenna on May 9. Most never go beyond the orbit of Earth, they generally stay below 497 miles (800 kilometres) above the planet. Originally developed to teach university students about satellites, these modular mini-satellites are now a major commercial technology, providing data on everything from shipping routes to environmental changes.