Sci-tech

by | May 05, 2018 | 19:53

According to the scientists, the Eta Aquarid meteor shower can generate up to 30 meteors per hour during its peak period. Astronomers say that the best meteor shower will be visible in the morning before sunrise. Sky watchers just watched the Lyrid meteor shower light up April skies, but this weekend, they may still want to wake up before the sun rises, as the Eta Aquarids are expected to grace the skies all around the world.

by | May 05, 2018 | 18:39

With the new Google News, Google will feature digital newspapers and magazines like it now does with Play Newsstand in addition to YouTube's news feature - incorporating text and video news under one umbrella. Monetisation remains a question, with the publishing industry struggling to figure out how to generate revenue as more readers find their content through Google, Facebook, Apple and other platforms.

by | May 05, 2018 | 13:52

Other changes in this latest update include changes to several heroes, most notably Hanzo and Lucio. Previously the home of Antonio Bartalotti, a Talon agent that was killed by Blackwatch in the "Venice Incident", Venice was the site of the beginning of the end for Overwatch , as a highly publicized assassination and a running gunfight through the streets of the city brought what was supposed to be a secret group of agents into the public eye.

by | May 05, 2018 | 11:10

The new Chapter is welcoming for both new and experienced players, featuring a new tutorial for fresh faces and content appropriate for all manner of veterans. The next expansion for The Elder Scrolls Online is almost here and today Bethesda Softworks chose to show off the Summerset add-on in further detail via a new trailer.

by | May 05, 2018 | 08:33

In March, 12 finalists were named: Asteroids , Call of Duty , Dance Dance Revolution , Final Fantasy VII , Half-Life , John Madden Football , King's Quest , Metroid , Minecraft , Ms. Electronic games of all types - arcade, console, computer, handheld and mobile - are eligible for the hall. This is the fourth class for the Video Game Hall of Fame and, just has it has each year so far, The Strong has selected a total of four games to be inducted .

by | May 05, 2018 | 05:42

According to a filing the fund reduced its stake in Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN) by 35,587 shares to 314,544 shares, valued at $54.70 million in 2017Q4. (NASDAQ:FANG). The relative volume of the stock is 0.87, while its market cap is $244.83 Billion. Comparatively, BRFS's free cash flow per share was +0.76. More interesting news about Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Memory stocks drop on Apple's DRAM/NAND comment" published on May 02, 2018 as ...

by | May 05, 2018 | 05:02

The post was attributed to Kent Walker, a Google senior vice president. As a first step, we'll now require additional verification for anyone who wants to purchase an election ad on Google in the USA and require that advertisers confirm they are a USA citizen or lawful permanent residents, as required by law.

by | May 05, 2018 | 02:15

During the same period a year ago, the company earned ($0.44) earnings per share . The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Wednesday, August 12 to "Hold". Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its position in shares of GoPro by 7.7% during the third quarter. Yearly performance of the stock shows a bearish trend of -40.95% while year-to-date (YTD) performance reflected -34.48% negative outlook.

by | May 05, 2018 | 01:02

Better known as Advanced Protection Program , the company is looking to protect users data in Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Drive. Now, this protection program extends beyond Google's own apps, supporting iOS' native Mail, Calendar, and Contacts apps, reports TechCrunch .

by | May 05, 2018 | 01:08

The smartphone was launched past year with the Android 7.1 Nougat operating system out of the box. It took a while, but T-Mobile has finally updated its own V30 to Android 8.0. This is perfectly normal and can lead to temporarily shortened battery life and higher temperatures. If you want Oreo on your LG V30 right now, you can get LG Bridge from LG's website .

by | May 04, 2018 | 21:55

It will have a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel alongside a vertically assigned dual camera. The Chinese smartphone giant is gearing up for a launch event on 10 May, in China and while it has not stated what it plans to launch, it is very likely that it will be the new Redmi S2 .

by | May 04, 2018 | 20:59

Air Force Vandenberg Base in California. After a almost seven-month journey, it will begin probing the deep interior of a nearby world that once may have looked much more like our own. Earth has plate tectonics that recycle it's geological history many times over and Mars does not. The spacecraft's instruments will permit scientists "to stare down deep into the planet", said Bruce Banerdt.

by | May 04, 2018 | 22:08

The three girls came up with the idea of the IN3-Incubator Program, created to purify lead-contaminated water in public schools by using filtration jars that filter water while detecting pH imbalances. Further, it came to NASA's attention that hackers attempted to manipulate the final results, and encouraged other users to download a particular software that can interfere with the voting.

by | May 04, 2018 | 21:07

Another gaffe. This time a minister from the Yogi Adityanath government said ministers in Uttar Pradesh are working day and night for the implementation of the government schemes, even if they are bitten by mosquitoes. "The BJP government in Uttar Pradesh is only indulging in pretence and drama in the name of Dalits", Congress spokesperson Rajeev Shukla said. Phule has found it humiliating for the Dalits.

by | May 04, 2018 | 20:47

The sources, who declined to be named because they were not authorised to speak publicly about the talks, said Chinese negotiators asked the US side to listen to ZTE's appeal, take into account the company's efforts to improve its compliance and amend the ban.

by | May 04, 2018 | 15:27

Reliance Jio said about the JioInteract service, "This unique and innovative service uses a powerful artificial intelligence based platform to listen to user questions and respond to them in the most appropriate way". Jio likes to call this as VCBaaS (Video Call Bot as a Service) and will use the full-scale multimedia capabilities to help brands develop a strong engagement with their followers.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:15

As you can see, the new phone will hardly be any different than the current V30S ThinQ . As per a report by The Verge , this new handset will be exclusive to AT&T in the US. As for specifications, the LG G7 ThinQ sports a 6.1-inch QHD+ (1440x3120 pixels) Super Bright display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Details on processor, RAM and storage size haven't been revealed, but the device is expected to be a premium flagship Android phone.

by | May 04, 2018 | 11:10

The Facebook-owned app has added a native payments feature , although it's now limited to only some Instagram users, according to TechCrunch . Instagram has since confirmed that the feature has been launched, although they do note that this is only available to a limited set of partners for now, so if you don't see it yet don't be surprised.

by | May 04, 2018 | 05:20

Construction workers shouted down a pro-employee head tax press conference at the Amazon Spheres in downtown Seattle on Thursday. The proposal would tax companies at roughly $500 per employee in order to fund low-income housing and services for the city's homeless population.

by | May 04, 2018 | 04:38

That's courtesy of the MST technology that Samsung Pay has. To do so, users will have to check the new Cash Back of the Samsung Pay app, where they'll find a selection of offers from a variety of leading retailers. That cash back will be instantly credited in their Samsung Pay account which they will be able to use for any purchase at any merchant. The Cash Back program is rolling out through an update to the Samsung Pay app, and can be found as a new section on Samsung Pay's home ...

by | May 04, 2018 | 05:08

Business Insider reports the research team plans to "establish a program with NASA to build, test, and fly full-scale Kilopower units" starting within the next 18 months. "We threw everything we could at this reactor, in terms of nominal and off-normal operating scenarios, and KRUSTY passed with flying colors", said David Poston, chief reactor designer at the National Nuclear Security Administration's Los Alamos National Laboratory, according to Fox News.

by | May 04, 2018 | 00:55

Twitter today has detailed an internal bug that saw passwords be stored in an internal unmasked log. Due to a bug, passwords were written to an internal log before completing the hashing process. Those passwords were kept on an internal log before Twitter discovered and deleted them. Twitter also encouraged users to enable two-factor authentication, also known as login verification , to ensure their accounts wouldn't be compromised, and to also considering using a password manager that ...

by | May 04, 2018 | 01:42

Today, Wedbush reiterated its Buy rating on NASDAQ:DENN - Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN) with a price target of $18.50. DENN outperformed by 16.30% the S&P 500. Stephens maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, February 14 report. Zacks downgraded the shares of DENN in report on Tuesday, August 4 to "Buy" rating.

by | May 03, 2018 | 23:55

Today's Google is a world first, because it's the first Doodle that has some sort of 360-degree VR-compatible functionality. This is also the first time Google has partnered with an outside production company for making a doodle, says the report .

by | May 03, 2018 | 22:27

Corsair Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Tronox Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.12B market cap company. Community Financial Services Group LLC now owns 128,279 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $9,555,000 after buying an additional 1,191 shares during the last quarter.

by | May 03, 2018 | 21:56

Clinton invested 0.03% in IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ:IBKC). Moreover, Staley Capital Advisers Inc has 0.01% invested in Premier Oil plc (LON:PMO). On Thursday, February 22 Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of WK in report with "Hold" rating. (NYSE:WK) earned "Buy" rating by Northland Capital.

by | May 03, 2018 | 21:42

The game will be both single-player and co-op online, in which you can choose to play by yourself or with your friends. The development team will be discussing "what they've been up to" regarding Beyond Good and Evil 2 on YouTube and Twitch .

by | May 03, 2018 | 20:57

Also 52 funds bought new Citrix Systems Inc stakes. Sold All: 32 Reduced: 72 Increased: 64 New Position: 51. Sumitomo Mitsui Tru has 448,299 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Since November 3, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Citrix Systems has 19 analyst reports. The positive are 33%. The stock increased 0.28% or $0.29 during the last trading session, hitting $103.56.Currently Citrix Systems , Inc.is uptrending after 10.64% change in last April 30, 2017.

by | May 03, 2018 | 20:20

An upcoming PS4 God of War update will offer an additional rage mode controller remap option, Sony Santa Monica has confirmed. " We wanted to take a moment to highlight things we're planning to address in upcoming patches ", Sony Santa Monica writes.

by | May 03, 2018 | 19:40

However, it is important to note that the unlimited voice calls will be only valid in circles where BSNL has its operations. Considering Airtel has ranked consistently ahead of Vodafone in terms of speed and coverage, Vodafone's new plan may not be a game-changer in terms of gaining new users.

by | May 03, 2018 | 18:46

However, the availability of Android Go-based ZenFone Live L1 depends from one market to another. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 might lose its stock Android advantage, though, if and when Xiaomi brings the Mi A2 with Android One affiliations later this year.

by | May 03, 2018 | 19:37

According to a report from Korea (via SamMobile ), a possible codename for the Galaxy S10 might have been revealed to be "Beyond". Yes, you read that right. The sensor can be optical (developed by Synaptics, and Taiwan's Ezestek) or ultrasonic (by Qualcomm). For starters, Samsung will finally introduce Fingerprint on Display (FOD) technology.

by | May 03, 2018 | 19:10

The bellwether of the Indian passenger vehicle industry clocked 13.40 per cent growth, selling 163,434 units in April, up from 144,081 units it sold previous year. On the export front, the company reported an increase of 41 per cent to 3,010 units for April 2018. The manufacturer has been posting the increase in sales and the April was the fourteenth straight month where the overall sales of the vehicle increased.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:26

Bhart-Anjan Bhullar, a co-author of the research from Yale University , according to The Guardian . In order to study the first bird beak, the researchers used the fossil evidence from a skull that was complete and two other cranial fossils that were previously overlooked, for the advanced CT scan to discover an advanced 3D model of the skull of the primitive bird.

by | May 03, 2018 | 16:57

With the availability of voice based IoT solutions, the team at HDFC believed that customers were looking for an omni channel and seamless on-demand experience. If the user decides to go with mutual funds, virtual assistant "Arya" would come up with a bunch of schemes based on the investment need of the user.