Sci-tech

by | March 06, 2018 | 14:16

If anything, this looks like a Porsche Mission E Allroad. The Mission E Cross Turismo, which is already fit for the road, builds on the concept of the Mission E study presented by Porsche at the 2015 International Motor Show (IAA). How fast? In just four minutes of recharging, the batteries will have enough juice for a range of 62 miles (100 km). An ultra-wide passenger display screen spread over the length of the passenger side dashboard also uses eye-tracking along with touch input for ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:54

It has gone for years with barely any tweaks, and has been superceded as Apple's most portable laptop by the newly revamped MacBook. Apple is mulling plans to release new low-priced laptop, which will be a modern version of the MacBook Air.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:51

As Volkswagen prepares to launch its I.D. series of electric cars in 2020, the company unveiled the I.D. Vizzion concept at the Geneva International Motor Show on Monday. Volkswagen says it predicts that both Level 4 and Level 5 autonomous driving functions will be a reality by 2025, suggesting fully hands-off driving will arrive faster than now expected.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:32

Not that any of this year's winners were, in isolation, hair-tearers. Kimmel didn't overload the opening monologue with politically scented jokes or start firing away on gun control or the Me Too movement, but as the ceremony stretched, it started to dominate a night usually reserved for recognition in film.

by | March 06, 2018 | 07:38

The data breach was revealed in November , more than a year after the company allegedly knew what happened. Uber did not report the breach to authorities at the time. Under the law, the Attorney General's office may seek remedies of up to $1,000 for each violation. Personal financial data such as the kind stolen from consumers during the Equifax data breach a massive breach impacting almost 148 million Americans and at least 5.5 million Pennsylvanians could be combined by ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:10

This isn't the first time Robinson has been involved in the debate of toxic gaming in Rainbow Six Siege , being the first one to reveal that Ubisoft was working on new measures only a week ago. "Additionally, a global message (similar to the current global broadcasts for cheating) will be displayed in-game, reading: "[Username] has been banned for toxicity".

by | March 06, 2018 | 05:01

Hispasat 30W-6 is bound for geostationary orbit, about 22,300 miles (35,900 kilometers) above Earth. Elon Musk's space company will not attempt to land / reuse the Falcon 9's first stage after launch due to unfavorable weather conditions off Florida's Atlantic Coast.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:59

Within that bloc, the eurosceptic and anti-immigrant League came ahead of Forza Italia . He was already convicted of tax fraud and is being investigated for abuse of his office, bribery and soliciting minors for sex. If no party receives enough votes, the president would have to find a cross-party solution to create a government, a grand coalition would have to be formed, or Italians would go back to the polls if no government is agreed upon.

by | March 06, 2018 | 03:38

Cupertino building officials warned Apple about this while the $5 billion campus was under construction (a contractor reportedly walked into the glass last year), and for good reason! The transparent walls that are part of the Apple Park have led to several incidents of employees bumping into the walls and calling 911 for help.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:48

Xiaomi Chair Lei Jun told WSJ , "We've always been considering entering the USA market". Xiaomi now sells fitness trackers and other accessories in the USA, so there's already some infrastructure in place for the company to expand upon. In addition, Xiaomi is bound to face questions surrounding Chinese meddling and security from US government officials. The company will need to link up with a local carriers like AT&T in order to make a successful break into the US market, something that ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:41

Facebook has admitted that a questionnaire which asked whether it was acceptable for an adult man to ask a 14-year-old girl for indecent images was a "mistake". The question stated: "There are a wide range of topics and behaviors that appear on Facebook". Yvette Cooper, a member of the UK Parliament, lambasted the survey in the Guardian .

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:38

If I want to be a franchise guy, there are certain things I can't do, but I'm also still going to be competitive and passionate. You have to own your mistakes. Coach Vance Joseph and the Broncos' staff spent almost a week with him at the Senior Bowl in January and came away impressed by not just Mayfield's quarterback abilities - his arm strength, his accuracy, his measurable talents - but also his command of the huddle and devotion to the game, two intangibles that rank high on the Broncos' ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 21:53

Speaking on the latest episode of the National Geographic show " Star Talk ", which aired Sunday evening, Hawking, 76, described the beginning of the universe. "There is nothing south of the South Pole, so there was nothing around before the big bang". He believes that there has "always been something" but that from the point of view of humanity, it just seemed like the Big Bang produced the universe from nothing.

by | March 05, 2018 | 21:39

Nintendo has since acknowledged that the playtime for each user has not been reset and will return when the update comes. Many early adopters have seen their playtimes reduced to zero as if they were playing them for the first time. Usually companies tend to upgrade the hardware on their consoles on their new consoles, but it looks like Nintendo will be putting their focus into other aspects of the Switch for this year instead.

by | March 05, 2018 | 19:31

The director thanked all the people of Mexico, adding, " " Coco " would not exist without your endlessly attractive culture and traditions. The team behind " Coco ", this year's Academy Award victor for best animated feature, used their acceptance speech as an opportunity to stand up for Mexico and Mexicans in the face of xenophobia.

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:56

The 2019 C43 sedan gets a restyled front bumper, a new rear bumper with twin round tailpipes, the optional digital cockpit and best of all, more power under the hood. This power continues to flow through a nine-speed automatic and that connects to all four wheels via an AMG-enhanced 4MATIC all-wheel drive system. Inside, the C43 receives a new Nappa leather AMG steering wheel, leather seats, Dinamica microfiber in black with red topstitching, aluminum sports pedals with black studs, and ...

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:10

Although the iPhone maker aims to launch the headphones by the end of this year, the media outlet said it has been dealing with "development challenges" that could delay the product. Beats and Bose both charge $350 for their high-end wireless headphones, while Sennheiser prices range from $100 all the way to $500. The AirPods have been a massive success for Apple despite the initial skepticism regarding the design.

by | March 05, 2018 | 18:10

The news comes less than a month after it was revealed the game had sold 6 million units, showing the title has sold an additional 1.5 million units in less than a month. It is the fifth instalment in the Monster Hunter franchise. Monster Hunter: World introduces a living, breathing ecosystem in which players take on the role of a hunter that seeks and slays ferocious beasts in heart-pounding battles that unfold across the vast ever-changing terrain.

by | March 05, 2018 | 17:20

It didn't take long for times to tumble, and for Mercedes to hit the front, as Bottas and Vettel brought the leading time down to a 1:33.774 by the Finn, with the McLaren of Vandoorne sandwiched in between. That intra-team competition could charge the Milton Keynes team to success, however, as both drivers look to outperform one another for a solid spot with the team beyond 2018.

by | March 05, 2018 | 13:51

Aside from the larger screen, the rumored HTC Desire 12 Plus will also have a better camera specs since it will come with a 13-megapixel primary camera compared to its smaller cousin's 12-megapixel camera. Having gone through the rather hefty hardware specs, things remain interesting on the software side too - the phone will allegedly sport HTC's proprietary face unlock system, and will make use of the second iteration of its side-squeeze feature, Edge Sense 2.0.