Sci-tech

by | December 20, 2017 | 09:12

Google says that starting in August 2018 all new apps submitted will need to target Android Oreo , and in November 2018 updates to existing apps will need to do the same. Hopefully that'll lead to more performant apps in the future. Over 40 percent of devices today support 64-bit, as well as maintaining 32-bit compatibility.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:25

Facebook has changed some of its user rules to curtail online harassment and domestic violence. These new features will help the network identify those bogus accounts quickly. 'If someone is being harassed, blocking the abuser sometimes prompts additional harassment, particularly offline, ' Facebook said. Now you might be thinking that how Facebook will stop the unwilling friend request and messages, to get this understand let's consider an example.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:32

Harry Reid , a renowned Trekkie Democrat whose door chime rang the alien greeting tones from Close Encounters of the Third Kind , who the Times characterized as having "long had an interest in space phenomena". Documents from the programs describe sightings of unidentified objects speeding through the skies or hovering with no visible signs of lift. The Defense Department didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:09

The base model Tesla Semi is priced at $150,000 while a version with advertised 500-mile range begins at $180,000. UPS says it frequently partners with suppliers of emerging vehicle technology to help develop solutions that prove ready for UPS use-cases.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:53

More specifically, February 9th, 2018 is when the game will release on the Nintendo Switch . If you loved everything about Breath of the Wild , and you just can't seem to satiate your craving for The Legend of Zelda's legendary gameplay, we have some good news for you.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:07

Windows Store apps that browse the web must use HTML and JavaScript engines provided by Windows 10, and Google's Chrome browser uses its own Blink rendering engine. While we'd like more apps to be available through the Store-if for no other reason than to get the simplified updating and uninstallation-virtually every Windows user already runs a number of non-Store applications anyway.

by | December 19, 2017 | 22:38

If Google finds that a site is failing to meet the coalition's advertising standards for more than 30 days, Chrome will remove all ads from that site. The native ad blocker that Google has built into its Chrome browser will get to work starting February 15, 2018, the search giant confirmed today.

by | December 19, 2017 | 22:02

From what we can, the 2019 model finds a reworked front end to include a larger fog light treatment, and those skinny headlights appear to be have grown into a more conservative style that may appeal to more people. Right now the Cherokee is offered with an 184 horsepower four-cylinder and 271 horsepower V-6 offering. A likely engine option could be the company's latest 2.0-litre turbo-petrol four-cylinder.

by | December 19, 2017 | 21:08

The Insight morphed into a Prius-like 5-door hatch for its second generation, though the auto didn't prove popular and was dropped in 2014. "The all-new Insight embodies Honda's approach to creating electrified vehicles without the typical tradeoffs".

by | December 19, 2017 | 20:49

Hefty Wealth Partners now owns 804 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $115,000 after acquiring an additional 174 shares during the last quarter. Another trade for 268,623 shares valued at $43.15M was made by COOK TIMOTHY D on Thursday, August 24. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 15,641 shares. Reynders Mcveigh Capital Management Llc increased Fiserv Inc (NASDAQ:FISV) stake by 13,678 shares to 51,709 valued at $6.33M in 2017Q2.

by | December 19, 2017 | 19:22

Chrome itself is not a Store app. Google is notorious for its abysmal support of Windows 10's app store. So, even though we're seeing a listing for Chrome go live on the Windows Store today, it isn't the actual browser that you'll be downloading.

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:30

Those include a new "mod mode" that will make it easier for moderators to approve or remove content, a mobile version of Reddit's desktop mod queue for handling content approvals and spam in bulk, and a mod management tool for adding new moderators on the fly to manage fast-growing subreddits.

by | December 19, 2017 | 16:11

Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have been struggling with many issues and the users are getting frustrated with the overall UI of the phones. In response to queries, Google Community Manager Orrin said he'll be reaching out privately for bug reports as well as other information.

by | December 19, 2017 | 15:24

In its background research Ofcom found that 38 per cent of mobile switchers (2.5 million people) experienced at least one major difficulty in changing mobile service provider. Lindsey Fussel, consumer group director at Ofcom, said: "Too many people are put off by the hassle of switching mobile provider". The user can then simply provide the code to the new provider of their choice, which must arrange the switch with the old provider within one working day.

by | December 19, 2017 | 14:53

There has also been a slight increase in the percentage of requests that have prompted data to be disclosed. In context, that number is massive: the company only restricted content for violating local law a total of about 28,000 times, meaning the video accounted for 72 percent of restrictions in the first half of 2017.

by | December 19, 2017 | 14:48

Catherine: Full Body is a collaboration between Atlus and Persona 5 director Katsura Hashino's Studio Zero that adds new endings, episodes, "sexy events", anime scenes, and a third Catherine . According to Famitsu magazine, the game will feature a third Catherine with different personality traits than the two seen in the original version .

by | December 19, 2017 | 14:04

They connected the fossil's morphologies to the chemical signatures we understand to be the basis for life. Researchers described 11 different types of microbe from the rock, including some from lineages that are long-extinct and others similar to species still seen today.

by | December 19, 2017 | 12:05

Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading lower by 120.55 points or 1.17% at 10,212.70 with 37 components falling. The NSE Nifty50 rose by 55.50 points or 0.54 per cent to close at 10,388.75 points, while the BSE Sensex closed at 33,601.68 points - up 138.71 points or 0.41 per cent - from its previous close.

by | December 19, 2017 | 08:48

The source - who shared the news under the handle zombieacc - said the device would "probably" be released in late 2018 or 2019 . Also, the apps within the hub are designed for phones. Those apps may not be universal apps compatible with all Windows 10 devices like PCs and tablets. One of the images shows that half of the screen might serve as a display while the other half might have a virtual keyboard and trackpad.

by | December 19, 2017 | 07:46

We say so as these mid-range smartphones boast the Infinity Display that we saw on the Galaxy S8 duo. The dual front camera, on the other hand, are made up of 16MP + 8MP sensors. There is no word on the India pricing at this moment, but the A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) will start at €499 and €599 respectively in Europe. Coming to the display , Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018 ) and Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) both feature the Infinity Display with screen sporting an 18:9 aspect ratio display .