Sci-tech

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:22

Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 56% are positive. Liberum Capital maintained Cairn Energy plc (LON:CNE) on Wednesday, June 29 with "Hold" rating. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Ophir Energy plc operates as an independent upstream gas and oil exploration and production firm in Asia, Africa, and internationally.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:00

With maximum clock speed of 2.9GHz, Samsung says that the Exynos 9810 SoC offers two times faster single-core performance, and 40 percent increase in multi-core performance. "The Exynos 9810 will be a key catalyst for innovation in smart platforms such as smartphones, personal computing and automotive for the coming AI era", Ben Hur, vice president of System LSI marketing at Samsung Electronics said in a blog post .

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:36

Zurich police said the incident occurred as the fix worker was removing the battery, which overheated and burned his hand slightly. In this particular case, an Apple employee was working to remove the battery at the time, which could have caused it to become damaged.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:52

The institutional investor held 177,630 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.34M, up from 158,357 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating by Chardan Capital Markets given on Monday, October 10. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 13 by Cowen & Co.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:41

He tweeted: "Good morning, everybody". He said he had grown the remarkable amount since arriving there just over three weeks ago. Today, I have a major announcement. He joined five other worldwide astronauts in December for Expedition 54 to the global Space Station and is orbiting Earth 250 miles above. "I'm a bit anxious whether I'll fit in the Soyuz seat when I go back".

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:07

Young is said to have died in his Houston home following complications of pneumonia. In 1981, John Young commanded the very first Space Shuttle orbital mission, STS-1. Born on September 24th, 1930 , Young attended the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he earned his degree in aeronautical engineering in 1952.

by | January 09, 2018 | 19:20

The newspaper cited VW in-house estimates. The figures will provide a welcome reprieve to under-fire Volkswagen management amidst continued fallout from the "dieselgate" controversy which saw VW slapped down with fines and compensation bills totaling tens of billions of euros.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:00

Allen has disputed her account. The majority of Hollywood were showing their allegiance to the Time's Up movement at the Golden Globes last night which was heartening to witness, but Justin Timberlake's solidarity has received an angry backlash on Twitter .

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:52

Meltdown concerns laptops, desktop computers and internet servers that have Intel chips, and allows a rogue program to access the memory and other secrets of programs and the operating system contained in the central processing unit (CPU).

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:47

The company introduced the first autonomous auto in its 100-vehicle test fleet during CEO Brian Krzanich's keynote address at the industry expo CES in Las Vegas. Ltd., one of China's largest mapping companies, to extend its crowdsourced map building to the country. The CEO also demonstrated the Volocopter, a fully electric, vertical takeoff and landing aircraft designed for passenger transport.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:50

And Alcatel certainly seems to be doing its part to help that migration along. Finally, Alcatel 1 is aimed at those who can't afford to purchase devices in any of the other two categories, but want to experience a little bit of that premium feeling.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:34

After investigating, Microsoft has determined that some AMD chipsets do not conform to the documentation previously provided to Microsoft to develop the Windows operating system mitigations to protect against the chipset vulnerabilities known as Spectre and Meltdown.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:21

Three decades after the nations of the world came together and signed the Montreal Protocol , which prohibited the use of chlorofluorocarbons in all household items, NASA has gathered enough data to confirm that the Ozone hole is finally beginning to heal.

by | January 09, 2018 | 14:46

The astonishing find came from Jammu and Kashmir, India, where a sky with two bright objects and a hunting scene was found depicted on a stone. The site where the stone was found dated back to around 2100 BC. Which supernova does the ancient painting represent? "We suggest that the partially drawn object is HB9 since it would be irregular and that the second bright object is Moon since the apparent magnitude of HB9 is closer to that of the Moon", Joglekar said.

by | January 09, 2018 | 14:59

Each year, the annual Consumer Electronics Show showcases more than 3,900 exhibiting companies which include manufacturers, developers, and suppliers of technology delivery systems, consumer technology hardware, and content. This year, topics will explore cutting-edge technologies ranging from artificial intelligence , robotics, virtual reality and augmented reality , to the Internet of Things (IoT), self-driving cars, smart energy, and digital health.

by | January 09, 2018 | 14:27

Western Digital has had a flurry of announcements at the CES 2018 where one of the highlights was the USB Type-C flash drive that was showcased under the Sandisk brand. The new 256GB SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Flash Drive comes with 130MB/s read speed and write speeds up to 15x faster than standard USB 2.0 drives. Unfortunately, key details such as release date, it's actual name, and most importantly, pricing was not mentioned by SanDisk.

by | January 09, 2018 | 13:17

PS4 has sold through to consumers more than 5.9 million units during the 2017 holiday season. Sony has also announced that more than 55 million units of software was sold for the PlayStation 4 during this Holiday, which is up from past year.

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:34

The lens is priced at £10,999 and will be available from 8 March 2018. Nikon has only one announcement for CES 2018 , but it's a heck of a thing: behold the snappily named AF-S Nikkor 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR. "Extreme sharpness and advanced AF tracking mean you won't ever miss that all important shot and the fully weather-sealed lens barrel make it the flawless companion for when you're out in the field".

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:06

The whole image looks like a handsome oil painting, much like other snapshots of the planet. A striking new photo shows the handsome hues of Jupiter's clouds, swirling around on the gas-giant planet. The intricate patterns on Jupiter's surface are real and show the turbulent, ever-changing surface of Jupiter's atmosphere, marbled with multi-layered cloud systems.

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:34

Our guess is that this refresher is here because the update is closer than ever to rolling out on current and new Android TV products. Wondering which versions of Android are being used the most as we head into 2018? The Medium post is penned by Rachel Berk, a business development manager for Google Play, and generally speaking is more aimed towards developers as it focuses on the benefits of developers opting to bring their offerings to the Android TV platform.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:29

In the past, Google has launched multiple competing services in the same space as payments, messaging (any Google Wave fans?), voice calling and even operating systems. Google said that in future it will bring these features to Tez users in India however they didn't clarify what company meant by this statement. Google worked with the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and developed the app according to the Unified Payment Ineterface (UPI) standard.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:56

Moving onto the refreshed ThinkPad X1 Carbon (the sixth-generation of this variant), Lenovo claims that this is the world's lightest 14-inch business laptop . The company is offering "Crystal" experience, which is a bloatware free experience inspired by Microsoft Signature laptops. Also, there is now a touchscreen variant for the ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:32

Linksys has also announced at CES 2018 that during the spring of this year they will be pushing out an automatic update which will improve the network functionality even further and include client steering by node allowing user devices to be connected to the nearest node.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:41

On Sunday, North Korea announced a list of five officials who will represent Pyongyang, a day after South Korea confirmed its representatives. How did this all start? North Korea had refused all attempts at dialogue by South Korean President Moon Jae-in since his inauguration last May, instead launching a series of ballistic missiles and conducting a sixth nuclear test.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:13

It really is. But one thing really irks us about it: it is blurry as hell on Xbox One . Now indie company, Digital Dreams Entertainment is bringing Mutant Football League , the "spiritual" successor to Mutant League Football to consoles January 19, 2018.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:30

Now the company is ready to take the next step. However, the sensor wasn't as responsive as Vivo would have liked. A recent report by Forbes said that Vivo's upcoming phone will be shipped with Clear ID in-display fingerprint sensor. Also, it appears to be well protected under the durable glass and is claimed to be resistant to water and scratches as well. It also has security features like adaptive fingerprint template matching and authentication and anti-spoofing technology.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:09

It was a package with both a sleep sensor and a bedside unit with an alarm and a speaker. The Nokia Sleep takes the form of a Wi-Fi connected sensor that's created to discreetly slip under your mattress, using your movement to detect your sleep pattern as well as monitoring for snoring.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:53

Lenovo today announced its new and first Snapdragon powered PC, Miix 630 a day before the CES 2018 begins. As well as the aforementioned LTE connectivity, the machine offers 802.11ac Wi-Fi (2x2) and Bluetooth 4.1. Its full-sized backlit keyboard comes with precision touchpad as well and the digital pen will support up to 1,024 levels of pressure sensitivity. Windows on ARM is, however, built for long battery life so you will still get some wonderful battery life and standby ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:38

We are sure that you all are going to love the bike because of the great features and specification. However, the most anticipated and awaited launch is the Royal Enfield Twins: Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650, which is expected to be launched in April 2018.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:07

Temperatures during incubation affect which sex the sea turtles become, and as temperatures rise globally the turtles could become entirely female. Experts say there are strategies that could help, including erecting shady tents over beaches where turtles nest to keep them cool.

by | January 09, 2018 | 07:00

There's no word yet on price, but last year's models launched at $5,000 and $6,500, and now sell for around $3,000/$4,000. Of course, it also supports standard HDR10 content, too. The X900F will be available in 49-, 55-, 65-, 75- and 85-inch sizes later this year. Here the focus is on improving motion-handling. The models also feature X-Motion Clarity, Sony's tech for smoothing out action and keeping the picture life-like despite the large display sizes.

by | January 09, 2018 | 07:58

The G6 wasn't free from its share of compromises - LG opted for Qualcomm's Snapdragon 821 system-on-chip instead of the newer Snapdragon 835, for example - but in most respects, reviewers found it to be superior than the G series phones that had come before it.

by | January 09, 2018 | 05:56

Without males, green sea turtles, already endangered in parts of the world due to pollution, fishing nets and other variable, face deep jeopardy. Rising temperatures don't just threaten the reef's turtle population, but the UNESCO site itself.

by | January 09, 2018 | 06:16

Details are hard to come by right now, but Xiaomi's headset packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, runs the company's in-house Mi VR platform, and supports Oculus's Mobile software development kit (SDK). In addition to its partnership with Facebook Oculus , Qualcomm also announced its new audio SoC for earbuds, the QCC5100. Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon said that the QCC5100 uses 65 percent less power than the chips that power the leading wireless headsets today.

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:57

Fitbit CEO James Park confirmed the Sano deal this week to CNBC . "I think the complete solution comes in the form of having some monitoring solution that is coupled with a display, and a wearable that can give you the interventions at the right moment", he said.