Sci-tech

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:53

Reportedly, someone had called in to say a "briefcase was in the room about to explode". (Given that platforms like Netflix , YouTube , and Twitch account for lots of web traffic, for instance, the fear among net neutrality advocates is that providers may end up charging consumers more money to utilize these services).

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:20

The major problem with Tango is that it required very specific hardware to function, including a dedicated depth-sensing IR camera and motion-tracking sensors, on top of a device's traditional rear-facing camera. In 2017, Asus released the ZenFone AR, which also sported a Tango camera. (Credit: Tom's Guide) And that was it. Tango let developers build cool, immersive camera-based apps for Android - but needed manufacturers to include pricey, specialized Tango cameras in their phones, which ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:19

Its segments include Activision Publishing, Inc (Activision), Blizzard Entertainment, Inc (Blizzard), King Digital Entertainment (King) and Other. New York-based Wellington Shields Limited Liability Com has invested 0.15% in Activision Blizzard, Inc.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:57

Ls Advisors Ltd Liability Com reported 842 shares. Glenmede Trust Na owns 3,214 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (NYSE: CLF ). Wolverine Asset stated it has 33,163 shares. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF ) earned "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, October 17. Analysts suggested mean rating of 2.90, according to Finviz .

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:34

Now's the ideal time to jump right in because the first episode of Wolfenstein's The Freedom Chronicles DLC is now available! Play as the unbreakable Joseph Stallion, a former professional quarterback forced to play soccer by the Nazis! The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe is part one of The Freedom Chronicles , and you can grab it now, on Steam and consoles.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:27

But neither Apple nor Microsoft is providing any updated timing. ITunes is one of the most searched for apps that's now absent from the Microsoft Store, and the delay is sure to be a major bummer for those using Windows 10 S, which can only run apps that appear in the Microsoft Store.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:17

Farhad Manjoo, a New York Times tech commentator, summed up the general response in a tweet, stating it seems like a "pretty big deal that Facebook is admitting, and citing academic research, that in some instances spending time on social media is bad for you ".

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:05

Peter Avalon , Ray Rosas and Swoggle . He finished the match by throwing a bucket into his opponents face, much like a climactic scene from the movie. True to his famed Kevin McCallister character, Culkin tossed a bucket full of marbles into the ring, sending several wrestlers flying. The 37-year-old has appeared in wrestling matches before after previously appearing on Monday Night Raw in 2009.

by | December 16, 2017 | 04:08

BlackBerry locks down capabilities in the Android OS that could give attackers the opportunity to compromise your device, and our software provides a secure environment that makes it hard for attackers to find vulnerabilities or perform attacks.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:12

About 30 per cent larger than Earth, Kepler-90i is so close to its star that its average surface temperature is believed to exceed 800 degrees Fahrenheit, on par with Mercury. So, Shallue and Vanderburg thought there could be some more interesting exoplanet discoveries lurking in the data. First, they trained the neural network to identify transiting exoplanets in a set of 15,000 previously vetted signals from the Kepler exoplanet catalog.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:36

In 2015, Verizon purchased the company for $4.4 billion. This change is the driving factor behind AOL's decision. In a response to Ars Technica , Dex Polizzi of Montclair, New Jersey, reminisced on the significant cultural impact of AIM.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:34

Interestingly, this is one of the first promotions that the company has offered for its new console at all. And while that version is set to be in an early access period for a little while longer, that didn't stop one million Xbox One owners from logging into the game in the first 48 hours since it went live.

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:35

You'll need to land 50 headshots with it to earn a GTA $250,000 prize and, more importantly, unlock it for future use in Red Dead Redemption 2 via your Rockstar Social Club account. Based on what they have found, Guru says they expect players to get more hints on the next location as they take photos. "Beyond the eventual unlockable, one of the coolest things about this apparent mission is that it seems to close the loop on an ongoing myth within GTA V ", Kotaku reported .

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:12

Collins, approached shortly after Apple's remarks on Thursday, was shocked at the denial. "It was just a mistake". "I know what I did", Collins said. "Of course", Apple said during a Thursday press session in which he explained his controversial tweeting during and after a 30-10 loss to the Cowboys last weekend, opined on his four-game inactive streak, and said teammate Landon Collins is a liar.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:54

The mission marks the first time NASA is using a recycled rocket from SpaceX to ship cargo to the station. SpaceX used a previously flown rocket and spacecraft to launch supplies for NASA to the International Space Station on Friday morning, marking the first time the space agency - or any US government agency - used one of the Hawthorne company's used rocket boosters.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:32

If you're exhausted of hearing about the same old bad news from a website but don't want to permanently kiss it goodbye, it's super easy to just Snooze it, too. Facebook responded with a vague statement the time, saying that it is "we are working hard to improve". "It turns out, you're not alone", wrote Facebook product manager Shruthi Muraleedharan in an announcement blog post .

by | December 15, 2017 | 19:39

The Geminid meteor shower would peak today, December 14 with at least one meteorite every minute passing across the night sky. The shower's radiant is at top left, high above the horizon near Castor and Pollux the twin stars of Gemini. It's not almost as comfortable to take in as the Perseids meteor shower, which happens in the summer. For a direct view of the meteor shower, find a dark calm place away from the lights of the cities, especially in villages.

by | December 15, 2017 | 18:46

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1's 32GB storage version is priced at Rs 8,999, while the 64GB version is priced at Rs 10,999. The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite smartphones have seen a bunch of successful sales. On the other hand, the Redmi Y1 Lite features a 13-megapixel rear camera along with PDAF support and a selfie shooter of 5-megapixel (as reported here).

by | December 15, 2017 | 16:35

Add Australia's 10% GST, and you're at around $7,172, just shy of Apple's asking price locally. The Californian tech giant states that the new iMac Pro delivers "incredible computing power" for several high-intensity tasks including; real-time 3D rendering, immersive VR, intensive developer workflows, high megapixel photography, and real-time 4K and 8K video editing.

by | December 15, 2017 | 13:52

He said Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) will use X's FSOC links to help bring fast, reliable internet access to more people across the state. Earlier chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu had visited the Google X facility in the United States in May this year. "These FSOC links will form part of the high-bandwidth backbone of their network, giving them a cost effective way to connect rural and remote areas across the state", Baris Erkmen, the FSOC Lead at X, wrote in a blog ...