Sci-tech

by | January 26, 2018 | 00:54

A recent draft of a budget proposal, independently reviewed by the Verge , has found that the move to end support for the ISS will be part of the draft when it appears for an official budget request on 12 February. Not only would a 2028 dateline be sensible, but it would give NASA and all other parties involved time to transition activities to an Earth-bound facility or even allow time for commercial space companies to establish a commercial station in low-Earth orbit.

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:08

But what is clear is that this phone would mark the first time that Sony have scrapped the 3.5mm headphone jack, a move Apple first took with the iPhone 7. Meanwhile, the Japanese technology giant is expected to announce its flagship dubbed as the Xperia XZ Pro at the Mobile World Congress 2018 (MWC 2018) which is scheduled to be held in February.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:34

Well yes we had an impressive total solar eclipse a few months ago, where the moon passed between the Earth and the sun, creating a shadow over the United States. Astronomers will tell you however that this one's not a flawless supermoon, as it would have crossed its closest point to the Earth a day before it reaches peak fullness and the eclipse begins.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:26

And by the looks of it, plenty of the prototype's styling cues do seem to match those of the concept. The oval has a 250 km sign advising of the track's speed limit, which leads us to believe the BMW will have the same 155 miles per hour top speed most German performance cars are limited to.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:50

The survey will affect how much credence Facebook's news feed algorithm grants individual organisations. Based on user feedback, Facebook will determine and prioritize the trustworthiness of news outlets. "This update will not change the amount of news you see on Facebook". The "real news" of the News Feed will probably shrink from the current 5 percent of the content to about 4 percent.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:34

Born in London in 1882 into a privileged household, Woolf was raised by free-thinking parents. Woolf's first novel, The Voyage Out , was published in 1915 through Hogarth Press, a publishing house that she established with her husband Leonard Woolf .

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:30

In addition to this first teaser photo of the 2019 Santa Fe, Hyundai has also released some of the first details about the new Santa Fe. The preview teaser shown below doesn't reveal much about the new generation, but the design does appear to have slightly more aggressive front and rear light clusters than today's model, as well as greater surfacing detail on its doors.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:30

Similarly, they will also stop selling the in-game currency, Miitomo coins, on January 25. They will also issue a refund of paid for but unused Miitomo coins after the service is terminated in accordance with laws and ordinances. In case you're wondering what will happen if you fire up the app after May 9, Nintendo says that all users will see a message that will tell them the service has ended.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:23

According to the developer, the new update aims to "enhance the performance by adjusting some aspects of the game without impacting the gameplay in any conceivably negative way". The recent update changed the one starting location into multiple areas. It seems too simple to be true, but the explanation definitely makes sense and would explain some early-game lag issues that players have experienced.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:55

Looking at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, 7 Analysts issued a Buy for MoSys, 7 gave Outperform, 9 analysts gave Hold Rating, 0 issued Underperform and 0 marked the stock as Sell. In the transaction dated January 16, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the EVP & Pres-Global Human Health; Schechter Adam H disposed a total of 101,602 shares at an average price of $61.63, amounting to approximately $6,261,731.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:28

Idea Cellular's data Average Revenue per User ( ARPU ) has fallen to Rs 95 in Q3 from Rs 105 in the previous quarter even as the company witnessed surge in data usage to around 4.7 GB per user from 3.8 GB usage per user in Q2. Bharti's revenues due to reduction in termination rates were hit by Rs 1,062 crore and Ebitda by Rs 338 crore. "The global IUC rate drop only benefits the foreign operators, with no commensurate benefit to Indian consumers but with significant foreign exchange and ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:15

Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 41,435 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,636,923.40. Glenmede Trust Company Na who had been investing in Activision Blizzard Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $52.99B market cap company.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:31

The stick can stream in HD quality, and adds the ability to pause and rewind live content (including sport) using a bundled smart remote. To lure you in, you can get the stick and Sky Sports for a month for just £29.99 - or the stick and Sky Cinema for a month for £19.99.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:27

The film is presented by Bhansali Productions and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures jointly and distributed by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures (India); Paramount Pictures (International). Padmavaat has finally released today, after all the trouble it went through. On the other hand, however, the film is apparently still not screening in states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:51

For us, it's not about me. The Cavaliers were unable to get any closer than four points during that final period, with a 10-3 run by the Spurs in the final five minutes of play sealing their fate. Cleveland players have reportedly been pointing fingers in a variety of directions. The post came after the report of a meltdown between teammates, and he was was announced as a reserve for the all-star game.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:38

The shared travel company Uber Technologies, which losses are expanding in attempt to grow its business globally, will make a profit within three years, according to the forecast of the CEO Dara Khosrowshahi . As food delivery hopefuls like Deliveroo and Amazon get more involved in the making of food themselves, Uber's food delivery branch Uber Eats has made an acquisition that could see the company also producing more of the product it's bringing to its customers.

by | January 25, 2018 | 08:13

Android 8.1 Oreo isn't drastically different from Android 8.0. Phones with Android 8.1 installed can display the speed of nearby Wi-Fi networks before you decide whether to connect, Google has annouced. One of the biggest launches of Nokia, whose devices are now manufactured by HMD Global, is the Nokia 8 . Priced at Rs 36,999 in India, the Nokia 8 features a 5.3-inch 2K resolution display.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:37

Yesterday, Tesla announced a 10-year performance plan for CEO Elon Musk ... and in classic Muskian fashion, it's a little out there. In particular, Musk will only receive the maximum possible compensation if the company has a market value of $650bn at the end of the decade - around ten times the current figure - as well as revenues of $175bn.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:13

Call Me By Your Name is nominated for Best Picture so it'll be interesting to see if Logan can beat it or any of the other films but it's a massive achievement that writer and director James Mangold managed to accomplish breaking into this category alone.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:54

The resulting embryo is then implanted into a surrogate, and that surrogate gives birth to a clone of whatever donated the nucleus. The replacement cells in this case came from fibroblasts - which is a connective cell associated with tissue fix - from an aborted female monkey foetus.