Sci-tech

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:08

In a letter to Senator John Thune , Apple confirmed that it would bring transparency to the way its iPhones handle CPU slowdowns due to aging lithium-ion batteries. If you are accessing this news story on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright law.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:01

Although Chelsea are understandably disappointed at a run of just two wins in 10 games during 2018 so far, and in particular suffering successive three-goal defeats in the Premier League for the first time since 1995, it will not cost Conte his job.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:14

According to the developers, The Surge 2 will keep the original game's creative limb targeting system and detailed progression system, though these systems will feature some unspecified improvements. As the intelligence of technology incrementally increased over the years, many jobs for the human race had been made redundant, forcing Earth's citizens to head out into the suburbs seeking labor, aided by exoskeletons to improve their efficiency.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:08

The phone sports a 5.65-inch HD+ (720x1440 pixels) 2.5D Full View display with a screen-to-body ratio of 81 percent. Infinix Hot S3 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 Octa-core processor , clocked at 1.4GHz. This is a selfie phone with decent specifications . It also comes with Fingerprint sensor on the back which besides unlocking the phone, can also perform functions such as capturing images, accepting calls and recording the calls.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:43

The first content from Year 3, Season 1, Operation Chimera, will be available on PC through the technical test server starting February 19 and will launch on all platforms on March 6. Excitement is at an all-time high as Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege gears towards its first co-op event - the highly anticipated Outbreak event.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:31

The new i20 is a facelift version of the outgoing model with some significant cosmetic as well as feature updates. It also happens to be the only vehicle to be offered in three powertrain choices: fully electric, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:55

But while initial reconstructions portrayed him with light skin and brown eyes, the full DNA analysis has shown him to have dark to black skin. Cheddar Man's origins and appearance are of interest to scientists because people of white British ancestry alive today are assumed to be direct descendants.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:59

With the plant in Andhra Pradesh, the company has also moved one step closer to having a truly global manufacturing network., which also includes facilities in the US, Mexico and Slovakia among others. Ayukawa further said almost 75 per cent of passenger vehicles bought in India are small and compact vehicles, which are also at the core of MSI's product philosophy and the original Maruti Suzuki mission of a good quality peoples auto for India.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:15

The company only built 75 D-Types when production ceased in 1956, but Jaguar always planned for 100 cars total. Lister revived the Knobbly , Aston Martin has built 25 more DB4 GTs , and Land Rover couldn't even wait a year before getting in on the act with its "re-engineered" Defender .

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:10

Apple's proposed acquisition of Shazam does not meet the minimum turnover required for competition clearance by the EC. In Austria, however, the transaction is said to have met the national merger notification threshold. "The commission considers that the transaction may have a signficant adverse effect on competition in the European Economic Area", it said in a statement.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:44

A House Republican intelligence memo released last week says that the Federal Bureau of Investigation abused the FISA process to obtain a surveillance warrant on a member of Trump's campaign team. Kelly said the Democratic version is "not as clean a memo as the first one". "Generally speaking, we're open to considering any document the House Intel Committee submits to us for declassification along the lines that the Nunes memo was considered", said a White House spokesman, Raj Shah.

by | February 07, 2018 | 04:13

Devices recalled: The recall involves 14-inch ThinkPad X1 Carbon fifth-generation laptops, which came in both silver and black. As detailed in an advisory this week , fifth-generation X1's "may have an unfastened screw that could damage the laptop's battery causing overheating, potentially posing a fire hazard ".

by | February 07, 2018 | 03:45

Opposition parties have never posed much of a challenge to Aliyev during his almost 15 years in power, and the leader has won each presidential election he's participated in with over 75 percent of the vote. With a much criticized referendum in September 2016, Aliev changed the constitution to abolish the minimum age for presidential candidates. The Central Election Commission (CEC) of Azerbaijan will make a decision on the holding of extraordinary presidential election within a week.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:20

The rating was maintained by Stockdale Securities with "Buy" on Tuesday, May 30. Goelzer Investment Management Inc. now owns 397 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $384,000 after purchasing an additional 130 shares in the last quarter.

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:14

Although a due-diligence investigation conducted for Uber before the acquisition found that Levandowski poached 16 engineers from Waymo after resigning, Carmody said the engineers left because they weren't "happy" at Waymo . Attacks and rebuttals must be thorough but not overwhelming; simplified but not patronising. If the jury agrees, Kerr says Uber could be in a world of hurt.

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:58

Additionally, if you happen to own a Prime Exclusive Phone , you'll get an update that will remove those same ads. The idea is to allow users to bypass the lock screen quicker, making room for features like fingerprint scanning and facial recognition.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:53

The House Intelligence Committee confirmed Tuesday it was giving Bannon another week to comply with its subpoena. A follow up hearing on January 18 was postponed after Bannon's lawyers raised concerns about what he could be asked by panel members.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:29

The Russian athletes' statement said that they have supported the International Olympic Committee statement "that it's necessary to respect rights of clean athletes". And Canadian luge athlete Sam Edney, who was robbed of a 2014 Olympic medal when the bans were overturned, called the uncertainty "a nightmare for clean athletes".

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:32

An global team led by researchers from ETH Zurich and the Physikalisch-Meteorologisches Observatorium Davos have now made a troubling discovery: despite the ban on CFCs, the concentration of ozone in the lower part of the stratosphere (15 to 24 km) - where the ozone layer is at its densest - has contined to decline at latitudes between 60° S and 60° N.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:29

Huawei has officially reached the USA market but with some limitations. Wow Way or Huawei? The handset is now available for preorder with several popular retailers, such as Amazon , Best Buy , Microsoft , Newegg , and B&H. Before you open your wallets, note that the unlocked Mate 10 Pro is only compatible with GSM/LTE carriers like AT&T , T-Mobile, and Cricket Wireless, so it won't work on Verizon or Sprint.