Sci-tech

by | December 18, 2017 | 22:45

Also at CES 2016, Google and Lenovo announced a consumer-targeted Project Tango smartphone and at Google I/O 2016 an App Incubator was launched for submitting proposals for gaming and utility apps so that when the phone shipped there would be something for customers.

by | December 18, 2017 | 22:25

Cuphead is an indie game, which became extremely popular this year, due to having an awesome mix of challenging difficulty, wonderful art style, and a super-quality soundtrack. The App Store listing is very low effort, with screenshots that aren't formatted for the device. It was a little fishy that there was no official announcement for the game but yet here we are.

by | December 18, 2017 | 17:09

Neither is flying recycled spaceships. John Muratore, director of Complex 40, said this month that the company spent about $50 million to fix and upgrade the launch pad, including new automated features to quicken turnaround time between launches and changes to the flame trench to enable longer rocket static fires.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:26

This probably comes as no surprise, mind. As such, more details regarding one of the devices specifically with model number H8216 have been leaked . Here are the complete details on the Sony Xperia Z5, the first Sony flagship smartphone to feature Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC.

by | December 18, 2017 | 12:05

Firefox users are upset after a marketing deal with "Mr. Robot " made some users think they had accidentally infected their computers. "In the past I was fine with Mozilla's approach to telemetry and studies, making my browser available for occasional testing/experimenting/data collection to track down bugs or measure improvements or whatever is fine", a Redditor said .

by | December 18, 2017 | 08:32

Google's Pixel 2 and 2 XL might not be without their drawbacks, but the pair are still excellent phones with some of the best software and cameras out there. Note that both of these variants are the 64GB model, so if you wanted the 128GB model you'll have to top up an extra $100, but otherwise those are the savings you can expect.

by | December 18, 2017 | 05:38

This will mark the first flight from the historic launch site since the September 1, 2016 explosion of another Falcon 9 rocket. After several delays, it's probably about time that NASA/SpaceX get a move-on and show us that incredible reused rocket launch.

by | December 17, 2017 | 22:05

The skeleton of the ice-age extinct elephant species stands 3-metre tall with three meter long tusks. A construction company that has the mammoth as its logo has snapped up the skeleton for a cool 430,000 euros. " The permafrost in Siberia particularly is melting at a very rapid rate because of climate change ", he said. "We're getting things like fur, the skin, the muscles, the organs - and even the last meal".

by | December 17, 2017 | 20:35

Xbox players who log in to xbox.com/YearinReview can see how this unique experience highlights individual achievements, top games played, hours spent playing, and much more - all pulled from billions of data points to deliver a unique dashboard experience for each and every gamer in our Xbox community.

by | December 17, 2017 | 15:22

The Project Tango team tweeted , "We're turning down support for Tango on March 1, 2018". So far Google has been testing the waters with ARCore through the release of AR Stickers , which is a mode for the Pixel's cameras that allow users to introduce characters into your camera scenes that can match lighting to look like they're really there, which you check out for yourself in the video above.

by | December 17, 2017 | 10:55

Among her accomplishments after three long-duration stays in space , she holds the US record for time in space with 665 days, and places eighth on the all-time space endurance list. A character from the Star War episode. Practically, NASA is thinking that there is going to be a moment when Star Wars is not going to be a fantasy anymore.

by | December 17, 2017 | 05:55

The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/12/17/vetr-downgrades-amazon-com-amzn-to-sell.html. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Among 15 analysts covering Liberty Global ( NASDAQ:LBTYA ), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 94% are positive. Instinet reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $1,100.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Sunday, July 30th.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:51

The latest announcement comes after Google threatened to remove its YouTube application from Amazon's Echo Show and Fire TV . Amazon's decision to restock the devices, which was first reported Thursday by CNET , may be particularly helpful in smoothing things over between Amazon ( amzn ) and Google ( googl ).

by | December 16, 2017 | 23:17

ME also had a bone to pick with the judiciary, telling HuffPost SA at the ANC's National Conference at Nasrec in Johannesburg that South Africa's courts had become too political and that they were "trying to tell the ANC who must lead it".

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:43

By defeating the Milwaukee Bucks for their fifth consecutive victory, the Bulls became the first team in National Basketball Association history to follow up a 10-plus-game losing skid with a five-game winning streak, according to Chris Herring of ESPN .

by | December 16, 2017 | 22:00

The actor, Thomas claims , later went into the bathroom, then returned wearing just "a towel at first wrapped around him, which he dropped". The third woman, who asked to remain anonymous, also claims that Hoffman assaulted her while working on Ishtar when she was 22 years old.

by | December 16, 2017 | 20:05

It will be the closest this asteroid has been to Earth since December 16, 1974, when it was around 5 million miles away, although we were blissfully unaware at the time. 'This will be the best opportunity to date for radar observations of this asteroid and we hope to obtain detailed images. "The images should be excellent for obtaining a detailed 3D model ".

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:26

Hopefully Google brings it to iOS too. Only 23.3 percent have Nougat, with 29.7 percent using 2016's Marshmallow release. Just simply ask Assistant "What's the weather for the weekend" and it will give you a forecast showing whether it will be a bright nautical day or just veiled with clouds.

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:49

So Christopher Shallue, a senior software engineer at Google Brain, and Andrew Vanderburg , a NASA Sagan Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin, chose to have a crack at it. It turned out the neural network correctly identified true planets and false positives 96 percent of the time. Christopher Shallue, senior software engineer at Google AI in California, told CNN that, "Machine learning really shines in situations where there is so much data that humans can't search ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 07:52

One female chef told the publication that Batali rubbed her breasts with his bare hands at an event after she spilled wine on her shirt when someone bumped into her. He continued: "I take full responsibility and am deeply sorry for any pain, humiliation or discomfort I have caused to my peers, employees, customers, friends and family".