Sci-tech

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:07

Users will now also be able to see if the controversial power management feature is on - and they will be able to turn it off if they want to. In a rare step likely forced by the iPhone-slowing battery debacle , Apple today offered a public "preview" of the spring release of iOS 11.3 , including a new battery health monitor and other features.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:17

It was previously suggested based on past research that northeast Australia was near North America, Siberia or North China when Nuna was formed. After drifting around for some 100 million years, the chunk eventually crashed into what's now Australia, forming the "supercontinent" Nuna .

by | January 24, 2018 | 21:21

Perry could be Vrabel's pick for defensive coordinator, Kuharsky reported. He first joined the Bengals staff in 1980 as a secondary coach and was promoted to defensive coordinator in 1984. Vrabel said the Titans have a "franchise quarterback" in Mariota and "we're going to develop him". The Texans' decisions with respect to O'Brien at least reflect an acknowledgement of his criticality to Watson's development and usage.

by | January 24, 2018 | 13:21

The author of the legislation, state Rep. If voters get the chance - and end up approving - a smaller state House this fall, it would not take effect until 2022. Montgomery County Democratic Rep. Mary Jo Daley unsuccessfully attempted to amend the bill to marry the House downsizing with establishing an 11-member citizen commission to handle the reapportionment and redistricting work.

by | January 24, 2018 | 12:09

While talking to ANI, they said all these protests are baseless as there is nothing shown in a bad light in the film. He asked people for a self-imposed curfew to boycott the movie that "insults the mother, Rani Padmavati ". Meanwhile, Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said on Tuesday that most theatre owners in the state had voluntarily chose to not screen controversial Bollywood film " Padmaavat " as he emphasised that the state government was trying its best to maintain law ...

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:41

This literal " Moonshot " is hard, and while we did expect a victor by now, due to the difficulties of fundraising, technical and regulatory challenges, the grand prize of the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE will go unclaimed . "We are inspired by the progress of the Google Lunar XPRIZE teams, and will continue to support their journey, one way or another, and will be there to help shine the spotlight on them when they achieve that momentous goal".

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:04

For the cost of two full-priced games, Xbox owners can have access to every new exclusive game the day it comes out, plus the ability to play over a hundred other Xbox games from the past several years. Yes if the title is Xbox Play Anywhere you can play the PC version too if you are a Game Pass member. Moving forward, the publisher plans to release all new Xbox One exclusive games from Microsoft Studios into Xbox Game Pass on the same date as their global release.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:40

Though the exact moment of this full moon is 8:37 a.m. ET Jan. 31, the moon will appear plenty full for a day or two before and after that. When this red light strikes the moon's surface, it also appears red. Unlike the Sun's eclipse, visible from relatively small areas of the Earth, a moon's eclipse is visible from anywhere on the Earth's side that is night.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:59

Last month, we reported that there was a chance Land Rover would introduce a two-door Range Rover . Presumably based on the architecture of the current short-wheelbase Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic , the SV Coupe will be limited to 999 units and sold worldwide.

by | January 24, 2018 | 10:16

The battery ruptured and caused a small explosion. From the past couple of years, we are increasingly seeing the battery related issues on the smartphones. Apple has recently decreased the cost of a replacement battery from $79 to $29 for all iPhones beginning from iPhone 6. The explosion goes off right in front of the man's face as he stands inside a local electronics mart.

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:48

The Nintendo Switch has become the fastest-selling home console of all time in the US after selling over 4.8 million units in 10 months. That has seen it surpass the Wii, which had been the previous record holder having sold 4 million consoles in the same timeframe.

by | January 23, 2018 | 21:14

While Google starts rolling out audiobooks on Google Play starting today in nine languages and 45 countries, the company wouldn't tell me how many titles will be made available at launch. Google also notes that like eBooks , the consumers will be able sample the audiobooks before purchasing them by selecting the preview option. You can do that with Audible books as well, though Audible (which is owned by Amazon) is pretty aggressive at pushing customers to sign up for a full subscription.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:52

Because God of War is a videogame released in 2018, Sony has also announced a number of special editions and pre-order bonuses alongside the release date. The initial trailers and gameplay look solid, but April 20 will be the true test of the new Kratos. As with most pre-orders you will be getting some exclusive items which others will be devoid of.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:51

On seeing her inside the auto, the men dragged the woman out of the vehicle. Thanks to the auto numbers jotted down by the husband, the police managed to nab all the four accused by Monday. "The main accused is Sanjeet, who confessed to having raped the complainant". According to the police complaint, two cars suddenly arrived at the spot.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:02

For example, there have been 144 million copies of Minecraft sold across more than a dozen platforms, with 74 million active players every month. Given that the game has been out for almost ten years, it's still smashing records and going up from here.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:37

It set the overnight borrowing rate at 3.0 percent when it moved to an interest rate corridor system in June 2016. In the fourth quarter, economic growth eased to 6.6 percent from revised 7.0 percent in the preceding three months. Both the quarterly and annual growth rates were within the official target range of 6.5-7.5%, but the quarterly figure was just shy of the 6.7% figure projected by analysts polled by Thomson Reuters.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:43

This is ideal timing as well because the first two games are actually still going strong until now. The new Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller will feature a USB-C port, Bluetooth for Windows 10 support, three-stage triggers, three-profile switch, along with an adjustable stick for its thumbsticks, according to the leaked images.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:05

Check it out and find out yourself. To recall, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was originally launched with the price tag of Rs. 9,999 for for 2GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant, Rs. We have seen several theories about the Redmi Note 5 and how the phone is going to materialise, but most theories always come back to the Redmi 5 Plus and how it was originally supposed to be Redmi Note 5.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:28

In addition, the new Acer Chromebook Spin 11 (CP311-1H/CP311-1HN) fully supports Google Play and maximizes the functionality of the device's 11.6-inch touchscreen display with stylus input. However, unlike some of the other box options this one is specifically being aimed at the education and commercial markets. Acer is not announcing pricing or availability for this device yet, so stay tuned.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:32

The artist can also filter results by picking a period from the Apple Music launch in 2015 to the past 24 hours. The source notes that the dashboard's home page provides artists with their current number of plays, spins, song purchases and album purchases.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:48

In a press release, the Marketing Manager of Integral Memory, James Danton explained that there is the need to extend the storage capacity in order to provide the greater experience to the users. It was in November 2017 only, when we heard about SanDisk unveiling the world's highest capacity 400GB microSD card . As well as smartphones, Integral noted the microSDXC format is also finding a home in dashcams, home security, drone cameras and action-cams.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:07

The battery on mobile devices will also quickly swell up, resulting in permanent damage. When the ad-blocker is turned on, Opera and Opera Mini browsers for Android will automatically detect and stop mining scripts written into the webpage codes.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:12

Without offering any reason and despite the outstanding credentials of the woman, NASA announced that Epps will return to a centre in Houston where she will perform other tasks. "No more. We can not continue to tolerate what is going on in America but we must stand together and stand behind our people and out [sic] nation!" In addition, he linked to a MoveOn.org petition asking NASA to reinstate his sister.

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:28

Georgetown area while still attached to North America (left). But the latest study regarding the rock composition of Georgetown area sedimentary sandstone gave a clear-cut indication that nearly 1.7 billion years the landmass got separated from North America and stuck to Australia.

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:48

Microsoft's premium gaming console, the Xbox One X is expected to launch in India on January 23, with a hefty price tag of Rs. 44,990. Microsoft is planning to work with local content providers to provide for something similar, though Hinton declined to share more.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:06

The relative volume of the stock is 0.84, while its market cap is $12.39 Billion. ( AMD ) average trading volume of 50,935,648 during the past month is 20.97% below its average volume over the past year, indicating that investors have been less active than usual in the stock in recent times.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:47

Asset Mngmt Inc stated it has 47,554 shares or 0.23% of all its holdings. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.73 in Q3 2017. It has underperformed by 5.47% the S&P500. Israel Discount Bank of New York GFN bought a new position in Adobe Systems during the fourth quarter worth approximately $152,000. The institutional investor held 32,140 shares of the food distributors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.73 million, down from 49,511 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:26

Consumer drone giant DJI loves big reveals, and it's supposed to have one in New York City tomorrow. It appears that the new DJI drone has been leaked ahead of its official unveiling. The DJI Mavic Air will arrive with a 32-megapixel camera capable of recording 4K video at 60fps, an improvement over the Mavic Pro's 4K30 recording.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:29

The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea is just weeks away from beginning and the official app for the games is available to download in Google Play. In addition to Goepper and Kenworthy, two more men will be named to the Olympic slopestyle team this week. He nailed every trick, hitting a big right double 1260, a switch left double cork 1260 and ended with a massive triple cork 1440 to take command of the leaderboard after the first run.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:34

According to the director, the male doctor tested positive for the disease on January 19, after his blood sample was taken to the Federal Medical Centre, Irrua, Edo State for laboratory analysis. Liasu said it was the prerogative of the Ondo state government to release details on the lassa fever outbreak. Keep your environments clean, wash your hands often and report any of the following symptoms to the nearest medical centre immediately: fever, malaise, general weakness, headache, sore ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:44

In a follow-up post , CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that users would also be able to designate whether certain sources are reliable, saying the change would not "change the amount of news you see on Facebook" but would only "shift the balance of news you see towards sources that are determined to be trusted by the community".

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:30

While it's positive to hear that the microtransactions won't include loot boxes and won't be pay to win, because of that, players may still feel forced to put a huge amount of time into the game in order to progress. Original story, January 22: Metal Gear Survive is always online and contains microtransactions. "This will also enable us to provide ongoing content post-launch", explains Konami in an interview with Gamespot.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:15

The move follows Viceland Canada bleeding revenue and subscribers, according to the latest figures from the CRTC, the country's TV regulator. It's unclear if the version of the channel that's broadcast through US exclusive streaming platform SlingTV will also continue .

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:22

Campus police initially called it a "Tide Pod overdose", but Warren said the student in question ingested a Tide Pod. The trend - which led to the "Tide Pod Challenge" - has gained traction in recent weeks, fueled by rumor and social media.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:02

The stock increased 0.39% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $17.99. About 5,332 shares traded. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has risen 15.51% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. Spinnaker Trust has invested 0.49% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, October 26 report.