Sci-tech

by | April 27, 2018 | 00:56

On the 20th of April, the US Congress published a report suggesting that ZTE , Huawei, and Lenovo were possibly involved in corporate espionage. Investors are getting anxious regarding Chinese tech stocks following the announcement of a U.S.

by | April 25, 2018 | 16:03

Finally, Google is expanding Smart Reply , which had previously only been available in mobile apps, to the Gmail web interface . And for good reasons - on one hand, Google is no stranger to phasing out services it deems unpopular, on the other, the revamped Gmail is getting numerous features that made Inbox stand out.

by | April 24, 2018 | 05:38

To narrow things down, Apple has set up a page for its battery replacement program . Do you own a 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar)? The company acknowledged that a "small" number of Macbook Pros , assembled between October 2016 and October 2017, come with battery-related issues.

by | April 23, 2018 | 22:05

Kotaku also did a little digging on the subject and corroborated Polygon's story regarding the single player campaign as well as the Battle Royale rumor. It's true that Call of Duty has grown more popular as a multiplayer game over the years as well as a cooperative horde experience. Polygon have reported that Blops 4 will not include a traditional single-player mode.

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:58

Both times he lost ground on... I can't do any better than what I did. "To be honest, the older I get, my endurance is getting better". I went to pick it up but it was the staff. Keitany and Dibaba had been tipped to challenge Paula Radcliffe's world record but, after a ferocious start, both exhausted. But, unlike 12 months ago when her sole pacemaker Caroline Chepkoech peeled off the course just beyond Tower Bridge, Keitany still had two pacemakers for assistance.

by | April 19, 2018 | 06:27

These battle royale games are incredibly popular on Xbox One, Playstation 4, PC, and mobile devices and this latest news could bring the popular mode to the Call of Duty franchise . It's more than likely that the mode could be added in the future as a free update for owners of the game. With the number of changes we've enjoyed since the game's launch, it's as if the developer has been working around the clock to iterate and improve its gameplay.

by | April 16, 2018 | 12:05

Vice President Mike Pence told USA allies in Latin America on Saturday that the US -led airstrikes on Syria "degraded and crippled" the country's chemical weapons capability in a series of meetings at an global summit. US negotiators discussing changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement also recently floated the idea that 40 percent of automotive production must occur in areas paying wages of between $16 to $19 per hour.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:32

Russian authorities have demanded ISPs ban the crypto industry's go-to encrypted messenger service Telegram on Friday, April 13, just weeks after the project raised $1.7 bln in its ICO presale to support the development of its own Blockchain platform.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:25

The design will feature elements of Google's Material design. It is still not clear whether the Gmail service users will be able to send the confidential/self-destructing emails to the other email platforms or not. TechCrunch also pointed out that when a ProtonMail user sends an expiring message to another ProtonMail user, the email looks like a regular email in the box.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:56

All Camaro models also get revised front-end styling with distinct differences between each model. Chevrolet has announced that they will be offering a new RS trim level for the Chevrolet Malibu . The Wall Street Journal reports GM will end production of the subcompact Sonic and is planning to discontinue the Impala in the next few years. "This is new to the Chevy portfolio", says Sirvio.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:59

Even when the price increases to the full $12.99 per month, it's far less than paying for both on their own. Spotify and Hulu have both become essential services to subscribe to for fans of music and TV, and now the two have come together to make it easier for consumers of media to have both in their life.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:51

The story previously stated PS5 may not run PS4 games, when the source stated that reports indicated PS5 games would not work on previous generation hardware. The sources from SemiAccurate claims that the Sony PlayStation 5 might launch in May this year . "It's all about what they think is the best sweet spot in terms of hardware".

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:38

In a press release on the company's South Korean site it also revealed that the LG G7 ThinQ will be announced on May 2, at an event in NY. Below the phone's main camera snappers, you will notice a fingerprint scanner, while the company's branding will be included on the back as well.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:34

Guthrie blasted the Facebook COO for failing to inform users that their data had been handed over to a third party. The company is trying to clamp down on fake pages and accounts used to disrupt the 2016 USA presidential election. Following the link will let users of the social media platform see what apps they used, as well as what kind of information they have shared with those apps and a way to remove those that they no longer want.

by | April 06, 2018 | 11:03

In addition, they also have a chance to win Rs 600 off, Rs 2,000 off and flat 20% off on booking flights and hotels from GoIbibo. Under the hood, the Black Shark phone has already been confirmed to come equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, and that it will be coupled with 8GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB internal storage .

by | April 03, 2018 | 06:25

The first official teaser of the OnePlus 6 is finally here and while it does confirm the name of the official flagship , it also reveals that the phone could see an announcement very early this year. - Most recently, alleged pricing of the OnePlus 6 leaked online, suggesting the phone will be offered in three storage variants with the base model coming with 64GB storage.

by | April 03, 2018 | 05:59

If you search YouTube , the only new videos mentioning the challenge are news reports saying that it's the latest internet trend. "Because these days our teens are doing everything for likes, views and subscribers ", Stephen Enriquez, a state education specialist, told KPMH.

by | April 01, 2018 | 02:53

Rajesh Jha is set to lead the experience and devices teams, which will focus on creating a cohesive end-user experience, no matter what devices users are on. "Computing experiences are evolving to include multiple senses and are no longer bound to one device at a time but increasingly spanning many as we move from home to work and on the go".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:49

Tyagi, shortly after the Facebook data theft controversy broke, told The Wire that SCL and Cambridge Analytica would use their experience and the work they had done in India to pad up their resume while "pitching to a big client". Wylie, who exposed the data breach scandal involving Facebook, attached a document to his Twitter post , detailed the company's India operations, a day after his testimony to the United Kingdom parliament.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:36

We'll start with the titles that will be free for Xbox One players. The Witness is designer Jonathan Blow's followup to his debut indie platforming hit Braid . Dead Space 2 : For the second half of the month, Xbox 360 owners can play Dead Space 2 . While Cars 2 is kind of a dud, every other title is worth a look.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:27

In fact, the new model has much more in common with Europe's latest Toyota Auris , which was just revealed at the Geneva Motor Show. Alongside the regular RAV4, a RAV4 Adventure model made its debut, with a bulkier look than the regular model incorporating high roof-rails, wheel-arch extensions, a more aggressive grille, fog-light surrounds and model-specific wheels.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:44

East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore recused himself from any state criminal investigation into Sterling's death, citing his professional relationship with Salamoni's parents, who have served as police officers in Baton Rouge .

by | March 27, 2018 | 18:49

The ban will roll out Tuesday, and become fully enforceable for all advertisers within a month. "Advertisement of Initial Coin Offerings ( ICOs ) and token sales will be prohibited globally", a Twitter spokesperson said in an emailed statement today.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:35

After Snap's disappointing IPO - it is now trading roughly 4% below its $17 IPO price - analysts believe the Dropbox and Spotify offerings boost the tech IPO market this year. " Dropbox is going public at the right time". That represents just over 40 percent growth from the initial price, and gives the company a valuation of over $12.5 billion.

by | March 26, 2018 | 02:33

Facebook expressed outrage over the misuse of its data as Cambridge Analytica, the British firm at the center of a major scandal rocking the social media giant, suspended its chief executive. USA lawmakers on Friday had asked Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg to come to Congress to explain the cause of the breach. The firm reportedly worked for multiple political campaigns and gathered data from social media accounts to develop a mechanism that would predict and influence the ...

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:24

There is a dedicated section in Google Play Store called "Instant Gameplay: Try now , install later" from where you can play the games before getting it on your handsets . Google Play Instant allows smartphone owners to simply tap an app in the Play Store and immediately begin playing. The project is now in beta testing, so only a handful of titles now support instant loading.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:16

Brian Acton , co-founder of WhatsApp , speaks at the WSJD Live conference. While Facebook has itself said there was no data breach, considering that users had authorised the app to access the data, it has also come under server criticism over how it handled the whole affair.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:13

This is one of the first major game that will launch with Xbox Game Pass on the same day and date as the regular release. This is, in any case, the number mentioned by Kareem Choudhry in a recent interview. Games play best on Xbox One and there's no better place to forge your adventurous pirate voyage than on a new Xbox One X console for the launch of Sea of Thieves! Microsoft have also confirmed that Sea of Thieves will also include cross-play between both Xbox and PC, meaning ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:24

Furthermore, regardless of which platform you're on, a digital pre-order or retail purchase of the special Shiny Edition will grant access to the Eight Shiny Bomberman Brothers set and Golden Vic Viper Bomber. New characters are joining the fight. Konami confirmed that it'll release on all other platforms on June 12th. Play with up to 8 players locally or 8 players online! Silent Hill's Pyramid Head which joined the cast of Super Bomberman R back in June 2017 .

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:06

Bethesda is continuing its releases of VR-specific version of some of its most popular games. Though the PSVR release of Skyrim VR was received well, it's expected that a PC VR version will solve a few control issues due to the better motion controllers PC headsets have.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:31

WWDC is used by the company to showcase the next updates to its products and software. Students must include a unique Swift playground to apply for a scholarship. The company is working on new versions of its iPhone and Mac operating systems to be unveiled at the conference, Bloomberg News has reported . The company plans to officially present the new iOS at WWDC 2018 plus other releases that Apple will launch in this year.

by | March 09, 2018 | 10:20

Despite that, the feature was disabled on Android releases up through now; it will finally become enabled on Android P after a second commit was posted. Using a phone as a trackpad might be useful to control workplace presentations, or as a media remote whenever there is better solution. Furthermore, the relevant APIs for developers to use have been unhidden , which means applications will be able to take advantage of this functionality on Android devices running the P release ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:28

It's madcap, but not in a bad way. Now, if you're looking for something a little more formal, Far Cry 5 will also have a Season Pass that will be comprised of three separate experiences. Then the Far Cry 5 Arcade Map Editor will sweep you off your feet. As is the case with all of today's AAA blockbusters, Ubisoft has plans to support Far Cry 5 with a Season Pass of paid downloadable content.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:29

Jay Inslee signed a bipartisan bill Monday afternoon. OR actually passed a similar state legislation protecting net neutrality earlier in 2018. T he FCC voted in December to gut federal rules that meant to prevent broadband companies such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon from exercising more control over what people watch and see on the internet.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:24

The government action on March 4 highlighted growing US concerns about safeguarding semiconductor technology and cast a doubt on the deal's success. Qualcomm stated on 5 March that " Broadcom's claims that the CFIUS inquiry was a surprise to them has no basis in fact".