Sci-tech

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:43

The South African government has faced a new obstacle to the planned signing of 27 delayed renewable power purchase agreements (PPAs), as local organisations have turned to the high court with a request for an urgent interdict. The 27 projects include wind, solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrated solar power (CSP) technologies. The more one does it, the more expensive it gets.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:08

As Essential doesn't reskin much of the pure Android experience, the company isn't adding any new features to Android Oreo with today's update. Essential made the decision in January to focus on Android 8.1 instead after it discovered several stability issues in version 8.0 which it felt would be addressed in 8.1.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:11

The iconic classics are being rereleased on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for $29.99. Three Devil May Cry titles are included in the collection which is available now. But the Devil May Cry combo is switching things up. Where other Charge Blades typically come with a shield that can be combined with the sword into a giant axe, the Force Edge eschews a shield completely (although Capcom says you'll still be able to guard while it's equipped), and it can instead turn into a giant Alastor.

by | March 13, 2018 | 23:20

YouTube says Dark theme was one of the "top requested features on mobile". Dark mode has a few advantages. Our first hint of serious work towards a dark mode for YouTube landed last fall , when we saw signs of a dark theme for the app's video-playback panel.

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:55

Similar to the treatment The Little Mermaid received in 2016, Beauty and the Beast will be a two-night event starring a slew a well-known names singing the film's iconic songs. "Walking in the footsteps of such a brilliant cast is an honour; and as for singing the music of the incomparable Alan Menken - it goes without saying".

by | March 13, 2018 | 22:07

We may learn more about the mystery girl in the coming weeks. Recently, during a press screening of " Run, Iris Run ", Executive Producer Todd Helbing addressed fan theories revolving around the character's true identity on the show. However, there's a possibility that while fans are right about the Mystery Girl being Dawn, they're not right about her intentions. The previous episode of The Flash marked the third appearance of the character when she "accidentally" bumped into Caitlin ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 21:08

The board of the company approved "issuance of non-convertible debentures (NCDs) of up to Rs 10,000 crore on a private placement basis" and "issuance of foreign currency bonds up to a limit of United States dollars 1 billion or equivalent in one or more tranches", Airtel said in a regulatory filing.

by | March 13, 2018 | 20:11

Versa shares numerous Ionic's features, including an app store, swim-tracking workouts, on-board music storage and 4-day battery life, so you can log sleep as well as steps. The Versa is available to preorder at Fitbit's store and select online retailers from today. Compatible with Android and iOS devices, the Fitbit Ace will ship in the spring with a $99.95 price tag.

by | March 13, 2018 | 19:19

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are pledging to do their part to boost diversity in the entertainment industry. It is a "contract clause for actors that would require filmmakers to meet diversity benchmarks in their cast and crew", the New York Times reported .

by | March 13, 2018 | 15:18

Some notable features of Dota 2 plus include Hero Leveling, which will let you rack up XP for each game you play with a hero to unlock hero badges, Reward Shards, and more; Hero-Specific Challenges, which function as challenge-based achievements that earn you XP; the Hero Chat Wheel, which lets you say a number of phrases in allied or all chat and unlock more with hero badges, and more.

by | March 13, 2018 | 14:43

Joseph Ravenell, an internist at NYU Langone Health and associate professor of Population Health and Medicine at NYU School of Medicine in NY. As a barber, "we know more about our customers than their spouses do", Thomas said. Adair Blyler said in the news release. "I think that what's so wonderful about health outreach in the barbershop: It's a comfortable place", Blyler said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 14:36

Of the 15 players Tite last month confirmed had already secured their places at this year's World Cup in Russian Federation, only Neymar was absent. This will be Brazil's first meeting with Germany after their disastrous 7-1 loss in the semi-final of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, which also happened in the absence of Neymar .

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:41

The song begins with Neha making a request to Ronnie, who then appears to leave the college hostel and move away from Neha. Composed by Mithoon, the handsome track has been sung by Jubin Nautiyal. However, for Baaghi 2 , the makers roped in Disha Patani. The trailer of the highly anticipated action franchise Baaghi 2 has created a rage ever since it has released.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:47

Showroom), respectively in the country. With bookings having commenced, Datsun appears to be banking on the special editions to welcome more customers into its family. The piano black interior is capped off by new seat covers with orange inlays. The Datsun Go had been the company's entry-level hatchback until the Redi-GO arrived a year ago.

by | March 13, 2018 | 07:10

As of now, another big cryptocurrency exchange, Binance with a market cap of over $8 billion has suspected a possible hack on its website, after some users reported about an ongoing suspicious activity from third-party tools, last week.

by | March 13, 2018 | 06:04

Kessler Investment Group Llc who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $239.71 billion market cap company. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 1st. The rating was initiated by Hilliard Lyons on Wednesday, July 12 with "Buy".

by | March 13, 2018 | 06:59

Nintendo Switch might get a new system software update as it has been spotted by some fans that the update for the parental controls app for the Nintendo Switch now references to an upcoming firmware update that hasn't been released yet. The update also includes a bunch of smaller fixes and tweaks as well as 24 new iconics from both ARMS and the Kirby series of games. Well, for people hoping System Firmware 5.0.0 is coming sooner than later, whatever it might contain, we might have some ...

by | March 13, 2018 | 01:58

Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors who had been investing in Kroger Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $21.14 billion market cap company. Among 3 analysts covering Argan ( NYSE:AGX ), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Aviva Public Ltd reported 587,918 shares stake. 685,000 are owned by Markel.

by | March 13, 2018 | 01:33

Apple's number compares to 71 million premium subscribers at the end of 2017 at industry leader Spotify , which plans to list shares in the coming weeks on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol SPOT. Apple, Spotify , Google and other services charge US$9.99 a month for music. Spotify's free service with ads will also be available in Israel. The South African launch marks the first time Spotify will be available on the African continent.

by | March 12, 2018 | 21:51

Those who have chosen to believe in the flat Earth theory even in the face of thousands of years of scientific observation from every single continent will simply brush it off as "lies" anyway because that's just what they do. If it was flat as a pancake, it is unlikely that the ship would behave as such. Meanwhile, at the same time of the day, the well in Alexandria was still so full of water that its bottom is not visible at all.

by | March 12, 2018 | 22:26

With the aim to promote hygiene products, Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has proposed that an annual stipend be provided to the girls belonging to families with income less than Rs 5 lakh, and between the age 12-20 years. Instead of voluminous copies of the budget presented earlier, this year, each MLA was presented with a touch-screen tablet which contains entire details of the financial document.

by | March 12, 2018 | 21:23

After Bluepoint Games' stunning remake of Shadow of Colossus , it wouldn't be too much of a surprise for fans of the company to hear that they'll be setting their sights on another remake. As you might have guessed, it's going to be another remake. One of most commonly thrown around games on the Internet since the above news broke has been the cult-classic, Demon's Souls .

by | March 12, 2018 | 21:21

Microsoft Teams was officially launched in March last year as Redmond to mount a challenge to workplace communication app Slack , which has rapidly established itself as an enterprise tool in recent years. Microsoft highlighted that Plantronics is making desk phones that can tap into Microsoft Teams to make voice calls. Cortana integration is coming to Microsoft Teams soon, with support for voice interactions through Team-enabled devices like IP phones and conference room devices.

by | March 12, 2018 | 20:01

Magazines carried on Texture include GQ, National Geographic, Vanity Fair , Wired and The Atlantic. Ready to experience magazines like never before? All your favorite magazines and articles in one convenient place. When asked about Apple's plans for AR beyond the iPhone, Cue suggested hat his job security depended on not talking about future products - apparently the video service doesn't count - so he wouldn't answer questions about them.

by | March 12, 2018 | 20:19

The GIF included a racial slur and a reader shared a screenshot with that problem. And that's exactly what Systrom did, instructing Instagram to pull support for Giphy last week - with Snapchat following suit soon thereafter, telling TechCrunch that all GIFs accessible through the platform are supposed to be suitable for a PG audience.

by | March 12, 2018 | 19:05

Yes, the speaker and headphone maker is diving into the AR game with Bose AR that uses audio instead of video to provide new layers of "information and experiences". " Bose AR represents a new kind of augmented reality- one that's made for anyone and every day", Bose Consumer Electronics Division Vice President John Gordon said in a statement.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:13

However, the receiver has the option of saving favourites locally to his/her phone. The company informs that the shared video messages will automatically disappear within a day after it's seen. Now, it appears that Goole might be testing similar feature for the Google Contacts app in Canada. That's because calls in Google Duo might not always be planned.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:40

It comes in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants with 32GB and 64GB of internal storage respectively. Honor 7C is packed with Dual camera setup which is consists of a 13-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. Unsurprisingly, the new guy packs a marginally smaller 3000mAh battery too, although its lower-res 1440 x 720 display and modest Snapdragon 450 processor should probably help keep the lights on for a satisfactory amount of time.

by | March 12, 2018 | 14:22

President Donald Trump and the North's leader Kim Jong Un . North and South Korea agreed to hold working talks to hammer out the details of the inter-Korean summit, but the two Koreas have not officially spoken since the South Korean delegation returned from the North last week, Baik said.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:53

The latest WhatsApp version 2.18.31. will extend the time set for reviewing a message sent to a contact, or in a group. This additional time could help facilitate more temporary conversations on WhatasApp. When the recipient received this particular message contained the revoke request, WhatsApp checked if the ID of the message was present in the database and directly deleted it.

by | March 12, 2018 | 15:19

Queen Elizabeth herself wore a mamuveine-dyed gown to the Royal Exhibition of 1862. This was the first aniline or synthetic dye that was ever discovered - and he filed a patent in 1856. The reach of today's Doodle is limited to the United States, west coast of South America, the UK and a few other European countries, India, Japan and Indonesia.

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:49

The basic idea is simple, and a little bit obvious in hindsight. You'll know for sure if the device is listening if its blue indicator is on. Alexa-enabled devices have been updated to allow users follow up with a second question for Alexa without needing to say "Alexa" again, CNET reported Friday, allowing for a more natural conversation.

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:01

The region also includes North Carolina , Xavier, Gonzaga and Houston. "You just see the teams in your bracket and there's some really quality teams". Check back for additional information regarding UK's 2018 NCAA Tournament appearance. KU will play their opening round game against 16th-seeded Pennsylvania at Wichita's Intrust Bank Arena on Thursday.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:26

But lest you think this gives you permission to drive as Mario would in his Super Go Kart game, Google reminds people to drive safely. Maybe knowing the strategies of your regular Mario Kart player, Google has likewise issued a notice: "Just keep in mind to practice safe driving on the road-we don't encourage throwing bananas or red shells at other drivers in real life!" By the "start navigation" button you'll find a question mark box as made famous by Mario's games.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:32

The company's Market capitalization is $11.46B with the total Outstanding Shares of 946.41M. The stock increased 0.89% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $12.53. (NASDAQ: AMD ), as the chip stock sells off with the broader equities market. 14,471 were reported by Suntrust Banks Inc. The shares of the company ( AMD ) staged the smart recovery as has roared back some 24.85% after stumbling to its new 52-weeks low.