Sci-tech

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:19

Although the exploit sounds quite ingenious-and it is-this type of attack has been used in email attachments for the past decade, and it's probably a type of vulnerability against which the Telegram developers should have defended in their app.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:49

The fleet of drones is controlled by one pilot. As the army of over 1,000 drones headed toward the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, they scrambled into formation for the grand finale: a luminous display of five Olympic rings. Custom animations were created for the games, including those inspired by various sports and also by Olympic logos. Wired reports that Intel made some minor adjustments to the drones' rotor cage design, allowing for more stability in the cold, windy climate.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:53

The Nokia 6 (4GB) will be available exclusively from Flipkart starting February 20. Notably, the Nokia 6 will be available in its Matte Black colour variant. One with, 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage and the latest one with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage . For connectivity , the smartphone supports options like dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, AGPS, NFC and micro USB port.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:16

If you had access to the closed beta, you will have access to this test. Xbox Insiders are also invited to play. Unfortunately, the post warns players that their time on the open seas might be rough. Still, as one of the most anticipated upcoming major releases of 2018, it's nice to get one more taste of Sea of Thieves before its big debut. Are you going to hold off until the next beta to try out the game's expanded features? As part of this ongoing work, Rare announced that it's hosting ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:54

As well as the striking paintwork, the Heritage Edition benefits from grey brake callipers sat behind black alloys, with contrasting black door mirrors and a black rear spoiler. But it's not just a cosmetic upgrade, as Ford has installed a Quaife limited-slip differential to the front axle of the all-wheel drive RS, created to improve traction and control in hard cornering.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:22

The addition of new AI skills appear to be the signature additions to the 2018 V30. By the sounds of things, although it will incorporate new features, this won't be a true sequel, hence why its not being dubbed the LG V40, instead it's more like the OnePlus 5T to the OnePlus 5, or something like that.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:52

The hope is the team will gain deeper insight into the life that lives in frigid Antarctic waters-and how to protect it if it become threatened by further ice breaks and melting sea ice. The newly exposed seabed stretches across an area of about 2,246 square miles (5,818 square kilometers), according to the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), which is leading the expedition .

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:51

According to TechCrunch , there are an estimated 33 million users who have Onavo Protect installed, with 38% being on iOS and the other 62% being on Android. 'The app may collect your mobile data traffic to help us recognise tactics that bad actors use. On the app store , Onavo's description reveals it is "a part of Facebook ", and that it can be used to "improve Facebook products and services, gain insights into the products and service people value, and build better experiences" - ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:08

Buhari said. "Change can not be served like instant coffee, we have to grow it, we have to face challenges". After the presentation, President Buhari held discussions with the High Commissioner and touched on the existing cordial relations between the two countries that date back to independence from British colonial rule.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:45

Researchers at University of Colorado at Boulder in the U.S. calculate that the rate is increasing by about 0.08 millimetres per year (mm/year)?which could mean an annual rate of sea level rise of 10 mm/year, or even more, by 2100. Episodes like volcanic eruptions can create variability: the eruption of Mount Pinatubo in 1991 decreased global mean sea level just before the Topex/Poseidon satellite launch, for example.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:28

You'll be tasked with taking down the evil I.N.K.T. Corporation after they declared that color was a crime. THQ Nordic has just announced that de Blob is headed to the Nintendo Switch later this year. Corp. In the meantime tell us whether or not you will be picking up deBlob on the Nintendo Switch. The announcement comes from THQ Nordic's own blog post which describes the game for those who haven't had the chance to play it.

by | February 15, 2018 | 05:53

Security researcher Stefan Kanthak says that the Skype updater can be maliciously modified to trick an application into drawing the wrong DLL library on Windows by creating and renaming a DLL to one Skype would access, then replace it with the original file.

by | February 15, 2018 | 03:33

So to launch the new Range Rover Sport PHEV , the company needed to do something really special. At the summit of the road, Ho-Pin Tung optimized the Terrain Response system for the second part of the challenge, allowing him to climb the 45-degree staircase consisting of 99 turns and 999 steps , ultimately leading him to Heaven's Gate.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:24

ICELAND is set to consume more energy for crypto mining than for household use this year, AP reports Monday, Feb 12. Currently, Iceland's Bitcoin mining activities utilize around 840 gigawatt hours of electricity to power computers and cooling systems annually, at the same time most of the country's homes use around 700 gigawatt hours.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:22

Tech Advisor has provided these useful guidelines to Android users looking to downgrade to an older version. Moreover, now friends are shown in algorithm statistics in which most frequently connected friends are shown on the top of the list of "Friends Feed", which can be counted on good points.

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:02

Of course, you could always manually create lists, but this new tool packages your opinions up in one tidy colorful graphic. Rumors of a possible list-creation feature appeared last month when the company appeared to be testing it among select users.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:26

Also, AppleCare+ for Hompod cost $39. Engadget reports the HomePod has been built so third party repair shops can not fix the device, it will have to be sent to Apple. We've seen the TV ads and scrolled through Apple's hyperbolic landing page, but we want to see an objective breakdown of the hardware from an unbiased source.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:01

In prior years, Apple has, along side the new iPhone, released an iOS which is assigned "tentpole features" to help in the company's marketing of the phone. Each new set of features launches as part of a new iOS version, and capabilities are rarely added outside that window. They relate to the iBoot - the most important security element of Apple's smartphone, which authenticates the operating system kernel at boot time.

by | February 14, 2018 | 20:24

Unfortunately, the partial solar eclipse is an event not quite as spectacular as a total solar eclipse as only a portion of the sun will be covered by the moon. "If you didn't know it was happening, you wouldn't even notice it". In Buenos Aries, the eclipse will begin at 6:36 p.m. local time, while the mid-eclipse will be visible at 7:13 p.m., according to Wright.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:23

The update marks the first time Snap - which until recently made few concessions to the influencers other social media platforms court - has made these types of details widely available. While meant to be a positive change for Snapchat's high-profile users, it's also had a mixed reception. The ephemeral Stories are created to self-destruct after 24 hours, which encourages many users to save them for posterity.