Sci-tech

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:29

The phone is likely to include the much obedient 3.5 mm headphone jack. And that means a new Nokia 6 could be heading our way very soon - a theory backed up by the fact it has recently passed through TENAA with the model number TA-1054 (this is the dual-SIM version).

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:26

That's no longer happening because the game is now running on Amazon's Lumberyard engine, but the problems actually started well before that. Crytek is now pointing out in the court documents that without their assistance and input the Star Citizen crowdfunding would not have been a success.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:16

He added: "We are not short of laws but implementation has always been a problem and delivering of service is a big problem". The NGO Regulation Bill proposes the creation of a federal agency responsible for the supervision, coordination and monitoring of non-governmental organisations and civil society organisations in Nigeria.

by | December 14, 2017 | 00:31

According to the report, Tidal lost the equivalent of $44 million past year and, since then, its subscriber growth rate has stalled to a halt. Some of its exclusive deals fell apart over time most notably with Prince's estate pushing into other streaming services after his death, and Kanye West terminating his exclusive contract over payment disputes.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:08

If approved, the amendment would mean Parliament will have to approve the Government's final Brexit deal once the full details are made public. The amendment, which will be debated on Wednesday afternoon, seeks to give Parliament the power to either approve or vote down any Brexit deal reached between British and European Union negotiators before exit day in March 2019.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:05

Local, STD and roaming SMS are also free and unlimited across all operators. Thanks to Jio , now in around Rs 450 we get 1GB of data with unlimited calling for more than 70 days on both Airtel and Vodafone. The Rs. 349 plan offers a total of 56 GB data at 2GB per day for 28 days. You also get access to the Jio apps suite and unlimited SMS to all operators.

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:44

Featuring the voice talents of Skylar Astin and Amanda Leighton , Trolls: The Beat Goes On! is set to premiere January 19. It is executive produced by Noelle Stevenson . Adapted from the books authored by Dav Pilkey, the show follows the misadventures of two best friends; George Beard and Harold Hutchins, who bonded over "their love of pranking, comic books and being the thorns in Principal Krupp's side".

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:11

One of its legs was entangled in the barb of a "pennaceous" feather - those with a central quill as sported by some dinosaurs and their modern offspring: birds. And whatever caused the final extinction of the dinosaurs , we know that ticks managed to thrive through the event. "So although we can't be sure what kind of dinosaur the tick was feeding on, the mid-Cretaceous age of the Burmese amber confirms that the feather certainly did not belong to a modern bird, as these appeared much ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 15:53

According to the company's review of trending search terms for 2017, the US President Donald Trump also captured people's curiosity, coming in second on the list. Trending searches showed a growing interest in local celebrities and events and how South Africans are increasingly turning to the internet to find local businesses near to them.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:52

Facebook's opportunity here is to take advantage of Snapchat's anti-developer attitude . Snapchat does support some basic frames and works with a few artists, but it hasn't built out a full developer platform. You even have celebratory robots and guitar-playing unicorns to add, and they come with sound effects to boot, flawless for amusing or annoying your friends.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:44

The Geminid meteor shower is named after the Gemini constellation in the night sky as the meteors appear to originate here. Telescope owners can also catch a glimpse of 3200 Paethon, the 5km-wide asteroid responsible for the meteors. Generally, the meteor shower associated with 3200 Phaethon, a 5.1 km piece of rock, peaks around second week of December. By the sun's radiation, the ice melts and the dust and rocks are left behind along the orbit of the comet.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:40

Pre-orders are useful for any app that gets promoted in the App Store's "Today" tab, like Reigns: Her Majesty , a witty and artsy mobile game about being queen. When it comes to software, preordering is something that most of us associate with game releases, so it will be interesting to see if developers employ this approach with other app types as well.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:10

The mandate orders NASA "to lead a creative space investigation program to send American space explorers back to the Moon, and in the end Mars", representative Hogan Gidley later said in an announcement. Only 12 men have set foot on the moon, all have been Americans. In a release noting highlights of the administration's space policy, the White House said Trump would "create incentives for private industry" to assist in pursuing its goals of exploration and the development of new technology.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:35

The simulation video , which peers through the upper atmosphere of Jupiter and takes viewers deep into the Great Red Spot, has been created with a combination of images taken from the spacecraft's JunoCam imager and computer-generated animation.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:33

Like other seasonal events, users can purchase skins from both the 2017 and 2016 event. Today marks the beginning of the Overwatch Winter Wonderland seasonal event, which will likely be lasting until January 2, as each event is usually three weeks long.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:57

You can explore even more hashtags by searching through those that your friends follow. Who wants to search for hashtags when you can just succumb to the soothing motion of the endless scroll? While the feature has undergone testing in the last month, the new feature rollout is available to all users today, which can be reached through a Follow button on hashtag pages.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:43

Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai is interesting, NASA scientist James Garvin explained in a video, because islands of its kind are "windows into the role of surface waters on Mars, as they have effected small landforms like volcanos - and we see fields of them on Mars".

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:15

Facebook has said it will no longer send advertising revenue through Ireland, and instead pay taxes in the countries where profits are earned. Facebook says they will roll out the new tax structure through 2018 with the completion date to be mid-2019.

by | December 12, 2017 | 20:00

To Connect, you would need to click on the Windows 10 search bar and navigate to the Cortana Notebook section. Once Gmail is added as a Connected Service, you can now use Cortana to manage your email, Google Drive files, contacts, and very interestingly - your Google Calendar.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:07

Astronomers spotted the unusual object - the size of New York's Empire State Building - through the Pan-STARR telescope in Hawaii on October 19. "It's curious that the first object we see from outside the solar system looks like that", said Loeb.