Sci-tech

by | April 23, 2018 | 12:58

There are many reports in the past 24 hours, including from a family member of one of our writers, with several dozen posted to this thread on the official Gmail Help Forum . Google also assured Gmail account holders this does not amount to any of the email accounts having been hacked in reality. Gmail , the email service from Google, has a proven track record of preventing spam from reaching your inbox.

by | April 23, 2018 | 13:33

Now, with Limited Run Games at its back once again, the game is headed to Switch both physically and digitally this summer. Originally released on the Sega CD, the game, at its essence, is a fairly bare-bones FMV adventure which cast you in the role of a secret agent watching over a house filled with teenage girls.

by | April 23, 2018 | 10:45

The most common issues before launch were text size, aspect ratio issue and minor performance related issues in the high resolution mode on the PS4 Pro, and this seems to have been fixed with all of the updates so far. If you have been enjoying God of War these past few days, you're not alone in considering it's probably going to end up being one of the best games of 2018.

by | April 23, 2018 | 09:49

Unfortunately, unlike on WhatsApp, messages sent on Chat will not be end-to-end encrypted. SMS - the short message service - was widely adopted in the 1990s. "In a sign of its strategic importance to Google, the company has spearheaded development on the new standard, so that every carrier's Chat services will be interoperable".

by | April 23, 2018 | 10:44

While XDA Developers is calling it the Xiaomi Redmi S2 , the final name of the smartphone isn't known yet. The dimensions of the gadget are 160,7 x 77,3 x 8.1 mm and weighs 170 grams. However, it will feature Xiaomi's own MIUI 9 skin on the top. The phone will come packed with a 3000mAh battery. The colour options of the Xiaomi Mi 6X are Cherry Powder, Red Flame, Sand Gold, Glacier Blue and Black Stone.

by | April 23, 2018 | 07:04

Lightfoot, who started his career as a test engineer, in 1989 at the Marshall Centre in Huntsville, Alabama, was the acting administrator since Donald Trump's administration came into power in January 2017 for almost 14 months. He worked in the Committee on arms, science, space and technology. Following the swearing-in, Vice President Pence and newly sworn-in NASA Administrator Bridenstine will speak live with three NASA astronauts now living and working aboard the International Space Station.

by | April 23, 2018 | 04:18

Padres starter Tyson Ross has no-hit the Arizona Diamondbacks through six innings. In 2014, when Ross made the All-Star Game with the Padres, he tossed his first two career complete games, and his lone complete-game shutout. The NL West-leading Diamondbacks, losers to the Padres 4-1 on Friday night behind Tyson Ross' near no-hitter, will send left-hander Patrick Corbin to the mound Sunday to try to extend their franchise record with a seventh consecutive series win to start the season.

by | April 23, 2018 | 03:32

In a blog post , Campo Santo says basically what we'd expect from an acquisition like this. The team says that it simply "agreed to join Valve ". While outsiders may see this as a unusual move and a headscratching one for an indie studio to make, for Campo Santo , it was anything but.

by | April 23, 2018 | 01:07

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has risen 36.72% since April 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500. Glenn Russell Dubin increased its stake in Marriott Intl Inc New (MAR) by 80.81% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | April 22, 2018 | 18:16

Airtel already comes with a prepaid pack coming in at Rs. 49 , nevertheless, it also supplies 1GB of all 3G/ 4G information only, and it is intended for all users, but not just limited kinds. These two Airtel plans came after Reliance Jio offered Rs 509 and Rs 799 prepaid plans with 4GB data and 5GB data per day, respectively. A Rs 98 data booster is also available and it provides 1 GB of data with a validity of 28 days.

by | April 22, 2018 | 15:34

Mensch, who was named Chicago's "Music Lawyer of the Year" three times and defended Kelly last year after a report of a " sex cult ", has told BBC Three she "no longer represented Mr. Kelly's inner circle are cutting ties with the controversial rapper. Copeland told The BBC she had reportedly ended her employment with the singer on Sunday, April 1.

by | April 22, 2018 | 14:02

This particular meteor shower actually began on April 16th, but it grows more an more intense until its peak, which is obviously the best time to observer it. The last time that happened was in 1982 so it'll be a little while before we see those sort of numbers again. That could prove hard it you're not willing to shell out for global flights to watch a meteor shower but you'll still be able to get a decent show from down under.

by | April 22, 2018 | 03:46

It has outperformed by 27.91% the S&P500. Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp Com ( MSFT ) by 12.79% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors of record on Thursday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share. It has change of 0.06, from 2017Q3's 0.83. 676 rose stakes while 134 funds took stakes.

by | April 22, 2018 | 01:06

Growth has slowed since, but the EDM industry is worth some $7.4 billion at last count, undoubtedly a major force in the broader music world . "I would have enjoyed nothing more than ripping into Avicii well into and beyond our 60's", he adds.

by | April 21, 2018 | 19:48

Twitter has banned ads on its service from Russian security software maker Kaspersky Lab, after the USA government prohibited agencies from using its products because of alleged ties to the Russian government. A spokesperson for Kaspersky said Twitter first told the company of its decision in January, but to this day has yet to fully explain what specifically Kaspersky did to violate its advertising rules.

by | April 21, 2018 | 07:50

Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and WBA world welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina arrived in this capital city of Malaysia early Friday morning via a chartered Philippine Airlines flight from Manila to complete their whirlwind two-city leg press conference to promote their world title fight on July 15 (July 14 in the US) at the Axiata Arena here dubbed as "Fight of Champions".

by | April 21, 2018 | 05:51

Students across the U.S. were urged to walk out of classes to mark the 19th anniversary of the 1999 school shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado which left 13 people dead. National School Walkout events across the nation are using the color orange to call for an end to school violence. Across the Tampa Bay area and around America, students walked out of class to take a stand against gun violence.

by | April 20, 2018 | 21:48

As a result of the dismissal, Valve is left having to pay a AU$3 million fine and with a ruling that it had engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct concerning the rights of Australian consumers. The 2016 decision by the Federal Court found that the terms and conditions in the Steam subscriber agreements, and Steam's refund policies, included false or misleading representations about consumers' rights to obtain a refund for games if they were not of acceptable quality, the ACCC said ...

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:34

Above you'll see the G6 Play in Silver. The user-facing camera is an 8-megapixel unit and the world-facing snapper setup pairs a 12-MP main camera and a second 5-MP sensor for depth-of-field effects. The fingerprint scanner is placed on the back of the phone, and it measures 200grams. The three phones come with 15 W Turbo Charger, to top up the batteries quickly.

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:49

The image above, snapped by Hubble's Wide Field Camera, shows only a small portion of this massive nebula that is 400 light-years from Earth. NASA and ESA officials wrote an apt message about the nebula being imaged. The name of the nebula comes from a "broad, lagoon-shaped dust lane" that goes across the nebula that can be viewed in wider shots of the nebula. A lot of them are more distant, background stars located behind the nebula.

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:29

It means that the German auto maker now holds the fastest lap time, with the 911 GT2 RS (6m 47s), and the third step on the podium, with arch rival Lamborghini separating the pair of Porsches. "This lap was a sensational experience for me", he said afterwards. Throw in the Weissach Package with its optional magnesium wheels, and the latest 911 GT3 RS is a real track gem.

by | April 20, 2018 | 20:26

The "Field Trip" sixth generation iPads were heralded by the regulatory agency about two weeks before the event. The EEC filings show 11 models belonging to upcoming iPhones. The iPhone SE 2 could continue on the success of iPhone SE , and the two-year gap should bring some surprising changes to the device. Now, in the midst of the iPhone X storm, some leaks are saying that a new iPhone could hit the stores soon- the iPhone SE 2 .

by | April 20, 2018 | 17:55

But that's not what it's about. "It's about giving people things that they can then use to help them change the world or express their passion or express their creativity", the Apple chief executive said. Cook acknowledged that merging the iPad and the Mac could theoretically make Apple "more efficient", but he was quick to point out that that's not the point of Apple.

by | April 20, 2018 | 18:16

For the launch of the Echo Spot in Australia, Amazon has teamed up with ABC NEWS and FOX SPORTS Australia to offer video flash briefings - the short news excerpts that bring you up to date with the days happenings, but now with video. Echo Spot can also directly connect to speakers through Bluetooth or using a 3.5mm stereo cable, enabling you to add Alexa to your home entertainment system.

by | April 20, 2018 | 17:02

The Nokia 8 Sirocco will be available at a recommended best buy price of Rs. 49,999 and will be available in India with a bunch of launch offers. Nokia 8 Sirocco customers on Airtel will also get an extended free subscription to the Airtel TV app till 31 December 2018.

by | April 20, 2018 | 16:08

Lyrid meteors - which are active from April 14 through April 30 - peak on April 22, according to NASA . As the waxing Moon may interfere with visibility, the best time to view it is the few hours after the Moon sets. Meteor showers can be viewed with the naked eye, and in fact, a telescope or binoculars may cause you to miss the shower as the meteors can appear all over the sky.

by | April 20, 2018 | 12:40

They plan to disclose the price in coming weeks. Nubia said the Red Magic is aimed at "extreme gamers", and includes an advanced cooling system along with a customisable "game button" on the side of the device. Optics wise, there's a 24MP Samsung 5K2X7SX sensor at the back with support for 120fps slow-motion video recording. An 8MP selfie camera adorns the front with f/2.0 aperture.

by | April 20, 2018 | 12:59

This, in essence, would be Android's response to Apple's iMessage, albeit the decision comes a little late in the game. iMessage functionality allows iPhone users to converse with each other using text, multimedia on a real-time basis but is not cross-compatible with Android.

by | April 20, 2018 | 12:34

He further said in his speech, "I am Sanjay Patil , I am Hindu, this is a Hindu Rashtra (nation) and we intend to build Ram temple". "(Those) who want to construct Babri Masjid , who want to celebrate Tipu Sultan's jayanti, let them vote for Congress ", he said.

by | April 20, 2018 | 08:55

The InFocus Vision 3 PRO comes loaded with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory that can be extended up to 128 GB. The InFocus Vision 3 Pro comes with a fingerprint scanner at the back, but, it also comes with Face Unlock that unlocks the smartphone using face recognition.

by | April 20, 2018 | 04:46

The Gaming Authority began investigating loot boxes in November after " Star Wars Battlefront II " caused widespread controversy over a microtransaction system many felt was unfair and exploitative. The games tested included Dota 2 , Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, PUBG , and Rocket League . That loot box systems encourage behavior even related to gambling seems to be one of the most major points of contention for the regulators, especially as it relates to children.

by | April 20, 2018 | 03:46

But while Liam was an experimental project designed only for the iPhone 6, Daisy is able to take apart nine different models of iPhone (but, notably, not the iPhone X), so it could end up having a greater impact than Liam . "At Apple, we're constantly working toward smart solutions to address climate change and conserve our planet's precious resources", said Lisa Jackson, Apple's vice president of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives.

by | April 20, 2018 | 02:36

European law allows you to recover up to 4% of global income, in the case of Facebook is equal to billions of dollars. But Facebook doesn't want that to happen and is trying to prevent that by changing its terms of service for those users so that they will fall under USA privacy laws instead.

by | April 20, 2018 | 00:55

To give the icy time trial an extra edge, Shaolin's girlfriend - Team GB skater Elise Christie - was part of team Jaguar , riding as a passenger XE 300 Sport took to the track. Available to order now from Jaguar's United Kingdom dealers, the XE 300 SPORT starts at £44,755 and the XE 300 SPORT from £46,330. To mark the launch of the new cars, Jaguar pitted an XE 300 Sport against Hungarian Winter Olympic gold medallist Shaolin Sándor Liu in an ice race.

by | April 19, 2018 | 22:29

Because EA had rights to practically everything else, PES games instead relied on unofficial names like the Manchester Red (for Manchester United) and so on, while allowing unofficial option packs that changed the names and kits to their real-world counterparts.