Sci-tech

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:59

British authorities described it as a terrorist attack. One of the men involved in an attack on London Bridge on Saturday may have been influenced by the teachings of Ahmad Musa Jibril, who is known for his radical YouTube videos, according to The Telegraph .

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:19

New placeholder iOS apps briefly appeared on the App Store over the weekend, suggesting that Apple will allow users to delete a larger number of pre-installed apps on iOS 11. However, there are also chances that this new feature could be a re-branding of Apple's iCloud Drive . Also, the app reportedly requires iOS version 11.0 or higher, meaning it relies on functionality current iOS versions lack, further solidifying this theory.

by | June 06, 2017 | 08:47

Iran , long at odds with Saudi Arabia and a behind-thescenes target of the move, blamed US President Donald Trump's visit last month to Riyadh . " Qatar has refused to arrest them, extradite them or prohibit them from entering the country". Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said: "We are saddened by the existing picture".

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:48

Earlier, LG announced a new smartphone will launch this weeks, Today LG Propelled another smartphone in its X-series called LG X500 . A new LG phone just went official. The smartphone packs huge 4500mAh battery and runs on Android 7. Although this is a non-removable battery, it comes with fast charging technology and it should be enough o keep the smartphone powered for a couple of days considering that it doesn't have power hungry internals.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:29

During a year ago WWDC , Apple is working on Siri for implementing it and using the future devices like the Airpods. As spotted by developer Steve Troughton-Smith, the iOS App Store now has a placeholder listing for an Apple-developed app called Files .

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:21

The iMac has more powerful graphics, faster processors, Thunderbolt 3 , faster storage and Retina display options. Coming along with the new processors is an update to Intel's Iris Pro Graphics 640 , which offers better overall performance.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:10

In the demonstration shown by Apple this week, the Apple Watch attained information from gym equipment using NFC. Additionally, watchOS 4 offers a long-awaited update to the Music app, adds a new dock to scroll through recently used apps and brings Apple News to the Apple Watch for the first time.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:42

The probe will have to survive extreme temperatures, impacts by supersonic particles and powerful radiation as it circles as close as 7 million km to the sun. As per his theory, Corona is hotter than the surface of the sun itself. But at this point, Fox compared the state of the field with learning about weather by looking out the window.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:00

The Warriors attempted or tried to attempt seven shots with Smith as the primary defender in Game 2 (according to NBA .com). If LeBron doesn't get some legit help STAT, basketball's going to be done as soon as Friday night. It's just so easy to miss on the percentages phenomenon - if you take, say, 22 free throws and miss three of them, you've already fallen below the vaunted 90 percent mark that you need to hit.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:58

The next version of MacOS is expected to come with better Siri integration throughout the OS, internal updates to accommodate Intel's new 7th generation chips, better integration with the cloud and maybe third-party app support for Siri.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:58

Up to now, "Amazon subscribers have only been able to watch their shows on Apple TV using Apple's comparatively cumbersome Airplay system, which involves connecting another Apple product, like an iPhone, to an Apple TV using a Wi-Fi connection", my colleague Peter Kafka wrote.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:57

With Holden's production ending in October, the VXR8 GTS-R will mark the end of HSV's United Kingdom export deal with Vauxhall, which first "borrowed" the Holden-spec Monaro in 2004 and the HSV-based Monaro VXR in 2005 (including a supercharged version that Aussie's missed out on) before moving to HSV's E-Series range from 2007.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:22

During a chat, for example, machine learning technology will detect a mention of payments and include an Apple Pay button on the keyboard. Even before Venmo came on the scene, Forrester Research estimated person-to-person payments would reach $17 billion by 2019.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:17

It has underperformed by 11.43% the S&P500. Market Capitalization can be thought of as the overall price to buy the company. The Firm operates through four divisions: Frozen segment, the Grocery segment, the Boulder segment and the Specialty segment.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:47

All this has been made possible by a new thermal design, which Apple says increases cooling capacity by 80% over the standard iMacs. To demo the performance of the new Mac Pros, Apple brought out VFX legend John Knoll. The MacBook Pro and 12-inch MacBook will now come with Intel Kaby Lake processor . Both come with Touch Bar with Touch ID and Thunderbolt 3. The MacBook Pro 13-inch laptop with a Touch Bar will start at £1,750, while the 15-inch version will start at £2,350.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:28

Several events commemorating the massacre at the gay club are scheduled for next Monday. " 'All she kept saying was he was holding a gun and told her to get out, ' Gomez said ". "Our hearts and prayers go out to the families of the victims". The shooter, described as a 45-year-old man, had been fired. Demings said the employee was sacked from the business in April.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:35

The 45-year-old male suspect armed with handgun and knife appears to have shot five victims, Sheriff Jerry Demings said. The sheriff's office calls the situation "contained and stable", says CNN affiliate TV station WFTV. On June 12, 2016, a gunman killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub. According to the Associated Press, Shelley Adams said her sister, Sheila McIntyre, called her from the company's bathroom during the shooting and was very upset.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:36

The controversial Dakota Access pipeline has started carrying oil between North Dakota and IL, its owner said Thursday. Crude oil transported through the pipeline is sourced from six terminal locations in the North Dakota counties of Mountrail, McKenzie and Williams.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:30

Details remain scarce - what exactly the project will be, whether Bryan Cranston will return, and when we can expect the experience are unknown. As reported by Variety , Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan has partnered with Sony to create a "non-game, virtual reality experience" based on the popular crime series.

by | June 06, 2017 | 02:03

This won't be any old hardware, either, as rumour has it that Apple use tonight's keynote to make its foray into new product categories. The WWDC keynote kicks off at 10 AM PT. With only a few hours to go, here's a quick rundown of everything we expect to see at the conference. You'll be able to ask Siri, "How do you say this in Chinese?" and it will speak it.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:12

The planet, Kelt-9B, was first spotted by telescope when it clipped past its host star, which is twice is hot as the sun and resides some 650 light-years away from Earth. More likely is that as the star grows in size, it will swallow the planet and become enhanced by its lithium content. The radiation from KELT-9 could evaporate the planet completely.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:34

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said China agreed with the EU on the "unhappiness" about America's unilateral decision to abandon the climate agreement . "Celsius reduction in global temperature by the year 2100", and went on to call that a "tiny, tiny amount". "All the discussions we had through the last several weeks have been focused on one singular issue: Is Paris good or not for this country?" said Pruitt.

by | June 05, 2017 | 23:55

EA also revealed that Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One , Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 - eliminating doubt about whether or not the latest game would be released on the previous generation of consoles.

by | June 05, 2017 | 23:30

Not least because Amazon keeps boosting the Alexa AI's smarts with updates, which continuously brings fresh new functionality. There are two main features added: Reminders and Named Timers. With Echo , there's no need to search for your phone just to check the time . For example, you can say " Alexa , remind me to pick up the dry cleaning on Thursday at 5PM" or " Alexa , remind me to pay rent June 1 at 10AM".

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:16

Though the past research in Mars' Gale Crater exposed the presence of the lake for more than three billion years ago, the latest studies reveals the chemical conditions that exist in the lake and makes use of Curiosity's payload to comprehend if the lake was stratified or not.

by | June 05, 2017 | 22:51

On appeal, the Sixth Circuit upheld the ruling, drawing a line between the use of location records and messaging content, the latter of which wasn't used by the prosecution. Other, lower courts, the ACLU noted, have sought guidance on the issue. In court, Carpenter challenged the method of evidence collection, but was still convicted of six counts of robbery.

by | June 05, 2017 | 22:19

What do you think about the rumoured Amazon Ice Android smartphone? The Amazon Fire Phone was discontinued back in 2015 and now Amazon is apparently looking to launch a new smartphone in developing markets like India. Significantly, Amazon is said to be making a big change on the software side of things. It comes with Google's AI Assistant, the source said, but does not have Alexa on it.

by | June 05, 2017 | 23:24

The refurbished Dragon spaceship is packed with almost 6,000 pounds of provisions and biological, astrophysics and space technology experiments. Scientists hope to one day use the data from NICER to create a galactic Global Positioning System, enabling future spacecraft and explorers to navigate the cosmos.

by | June 05, 2017 | 21:36

The Dragon will attempt to dock with the ISS around 36 hours from launch when space station crew will attempt to capture the craft using the facility's 57.7-foot Canadian-made robotic arm. In 2014, SpaceX flew the same Dragon capsule for its fourth cargo mission . It'll be a while before SpaceX can reuse every last inch of a rocket.

by | June 05, 2017 | 22:58

The mission is made possible by a shield constructed from a carbon-carbon composite, which will keep the probe's instruments safe in the 70-degree range. Scientists know solar storms can disrupt telecommunications satellites and power grids here on Earth, and the sun's activity can affect our weather and future manned space missions.

by | June 05, 2017 | 21:07

Google had announced at I/O this year that it would be coming to the country this summer , but now the smart home speaker with Google Assistant built-in is available on Google's own online store , as well as at retail partners including Best Buy .

by | June 05, 2017 | 21:04

Scientists hugged each other and cheered as the 640-tonne rocket, nearly equal to 200 fully grown Asian elephants, lifted off. While the GSLV MKIII will enable Isro to launch four-tonne satellites into geostationary orbit, relieving India of some dependency on foreign vehicles, the agency, however, will continue to depend on foreign vehicles for launching payloads weighing more than four tonnes for some more time with no major developments in building a rocket that's more powerful in the ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 21:03

Italy's opponents in the last four will be England , who were also reduced to 10 men in their battling victory over Mexico . England have reached the final of the competition for the first time since 1993 and will now face Italy on Thursday, 8 June 2017.

by | June 05, 2017 | 21:57

Revealed first on the Nintendo Japan website , there's no more specific indication of what might be coming from the broadcast. Why the announcement is happening before E3 is anyone's guess but since there hasn't been many rumors in the Pokemon camp, Switch news is likely.

by | June 05, 2017 | 20:17

The van slammed into pedestrians on the sidewalk near the bridge's south end, then three men raced away from the vehicle wielding knives and wearing what police said later were fake explosive vests. "I commend the strong leadership of the @MayorofLondon as he leads the city forward after this heinous attack", Lew Lukens said on the U.S. embassy's Twitter account.