Sci-tech

by | December 26, 2017 | 16:09

Apple's iPhone X took all the headlines with Face ID , and other devices like OnePlus' 5T have also incorporated a Face Unlock feature of their own. However, it's certainly not as secure as the Face ID, which is one of the reasons why it can not be used for payment authorization. It also provides a welcome and convenient alternative to the fingerprint sensor built into the OnePlus 5 home button, as The Verge points out.

by | December 26, 2017 | 15:14

They will travel to Pakistan by a commercial flight and are scheduled to leave by evening the same day. A file image of Kulbhushan Jadhav . Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said, "India has been notified of Islamabad's decision to allow Jadhav's wife and mother to visit him".

by | December 26, 2017 | 15:02

Shares of Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ: LILA ) have received an average rating of "Hold" from the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. (NASDAQ:FB) for 714,000 shares. Cowen & Co maintained Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) for 7,289 shares. Overbrook Mngmt Corporation owns 0.05% invested in The Home Depot, Inc.

by | December 26, 2017 | 13:12

The latest Jio cashback offer is a sweet surprise, especially for those who missed out on the previous triple cashback offer . Jio has also announced two new plans of Rs. The cashback will be credited in the form of Rs 50 vouchers over a period of eight months. The cashback vouchers from Jio can be redeemed via MyJio app, one at a time, against recharges of Rs 309 and above plans and against Rs 91 and above data add-ons.

by | December 26, 2017 | 05:41

Horomanski told Go Erie that her eyes "just about popped out of [her] head" when she saw it. "We had set up Christmas lights and I thought about whether we had put them up wrong", she said. After speaking with her son, who promptly contacted the utility company, she learned that the entire episode had thankfully been nothing more than a freakish error.

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:06

Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 138,164 shares of the investment management company's stock worth $2,067,000 after purchasing an additional 9,055 shares in the last quarter. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $11.83. This represents a dividend yield of 3.75%. Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Trading Municipal Bond Funds" with publication date: September 06, 2017 was also an interesting one.

by | December 25, 2017 | 16:54

The decision was made public in an announcement post published to the company's official website earlier today, but in recent weeks there have been some signs that this was coming. In the meantime, Release 390 is expected to be out within the next month, so enjoy your 32-bit Nvidia driver support while it lasts. However, there are still those using a 32-bit Windows OS.

by | December 25, 2017 | 08:05

OnePlus 5T is now basking in the glory of its face unlock feature that is claimed to be one of the fastest biometric authentication systems on the market today. Additionally, the Gallery app has added a "Places" tab to let users view photos on a map. What this means is that there are no hardware limitations for the company if it wants to bring this feature to the OnePlus 5.

by | December 25, 2017 | 03:07

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will participate in phone calls, the White House said. Viewers can follow along on Santa's trip online. Harry Shoup, the crew commander on duty at what was then known as the Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center, an organization that helped guard North America against potential air attack.

by | December 25, 2017 | 00:21

Apple said it was intended as a fix to deal with degraded lithium-ion batteries that could otherwise suddenly die. "As a result of Defendant's wrongful actions, Plaintiffs and Class Members had their phone slowed down, and thereby it interfered with Plaintiffs" and Class Members' use or possession of their iPhones '.

by | December 24, 2017 | 16:07

Launching the latest unlimited offer, Avneesh Khosla - Associate Director -Consumer Business, Vodafone India said, "At Vodafone , we have always believed in providing the best value to our customers.We are delighted to announce the launch of our new plan, that we believe, will help our customers remain connected, both thorough voice and data, in a completely worry free manner".

by | December 24, 2017 | 12:34

Apple had previously acknowledged battery problems in some iPhone 6s devices that meant the phones would suddenly shut down and offered to replace batteries affected by the issue. The two men behind the lawsuit, which was filed in California , claimed that Apple slowing down older iPhone models was a ploy to target consumers' wallets, and that it disrupted the consumer experience.

by | December 24, 2017 | 09:07

With Christmas day around the corner, Steam has just launched a special sale full of interesting deals. The popular open world game released last October, "Middle-Earth: Shadow of War " gets a 30 percent price cut on all its purchase editions.

by | December 24, 2017 | 04:38

December started with Qualcomm launching the Snapdragon 845 . This is believed to denote the Snapdragon 845, and it's a moniker that appears several times throughout the repository, while Qualcomm is also specifically mentioned . It looks like Google is seriously considering to put Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 processor in future Chrome OS laptops. Google typically requires Chrome OS laptops to provide at least five years of software updates.

by | December 24, 2017 | 00:22

Experts believe that there were certain other alternative methods that could have been applied by Apple to resolve the issue. I do agree that more transparency could have helped users feel less blindsided. Had they known they could have improved their phones' performance by replacing the batteries, they would not have spent more to buy the new phones, the lawsuit says.

by | December 23, 2017 | 23:13

Jadhav (hamstring) and Thakur (shoulder) were injured during the ODI and T20I series against Sri Lanka that concludes on Sunday with the inconsequential third T20I in Mumbai . It was young Washington Sundar who received his maiden call-up in place of injured Jadhav. Hardik Pandya and Axar Patel are the team's all-rounders. The Indian selectors left Umesh Yadav out while including Mohammed Shami in the squad .

by | December 23, 2017 | 19:26

Rumors have persisted for years at tech news websites devoted to Apple products and among fans of the company's products that iPhone performance was being intentionally slowed, perhaps to push users to buy newer models. Filed in the Northern District of the State of Illinois on Thursday, the complaint aspires to become a class action for the supposedly thousands of affected individuals in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and North Carolina - the U.S.

by | December 23, 2017 | 14:14

In honor of the space pioneer, the space agency released some breathtaking footage of McCandless' epic spacewalk. He was a naval aviator who participated in the Cuban blockade in the 1962 missile crisis. "I don't like those overused lines "slipped the surly bonds of Earth", but when I was free from the shuttle, they felt accurate", McCandless wrote in an article for The Guardian in July 2015 .

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:31

These deals are valid in physical outlets across India and the brand's MotoHub stores and will expire on December 30. The previous price of the Moto C is Rs 5,999, and now we can get it at Rs 5,499. The Moto G5S comes with 5.2-inch Full HD display, is powered by Snapdragon 430 processor along with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Moto G5 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera while for the front, there is a 5-megapixel shooter.

by | December 23, 2017 | 05:31

Lithium-ion batteries lose peak performance as they age, as well as when they're used in cold conditions, resulting in the other issue that older iPhones suffer from of shutting down without warning. While this state is created to mask a deficiency in battery power, users may believe that the slow down is due to CPU performance, instead of battery performance, which is triggering an Apple introduced CPU slow-down.