Sci-tech

by | March 06, 2018 | 18:03

Toyota has been pioneering Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) technology for more than 20 years. For several years, hybrid versions dominated. It marks a revolution in the way the company designs, engineers and manufactures vehicles, and is integral to the companys mission to build ever better cars that are more stylish, more enjoyable to drive and even safer.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:51

The SV Coupe sees the signature floating roof, continuous waist and tapering tail which are instantly recognisable as Range Rover DNA. John Edwards, Land Rover Special Operations Managing Director, said: "The introduction of the new SV Coupé brings a new level of individual expression to the Range Rover portfolio and builds on the success of Special Vehicle Operations' existing bespoke Range Rover programme".

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:50

If I had to assign a theme to the 2018 Geneva Motor Show , it'd be "high-design concept sedans with coupe profiles". This is a question most prospective BMW customers are probably asking! The four-door concept is one of three expected variants in the forthcoming 8-series line-up, alongside coupe and convertible models created to enter BMW into the realm of high-end, luxury performance coupes.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:06

The Indian team management too issued a notice, stating the same. The tournament is being held to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Sri Lanka's independence. Sri Lanka , on the other hand, will also miss their skipper Angelo Mathews and Asela Gunaratne due to injury. The Men in Blue are without some senior players including Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni.

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:55

North Korea and the United States have expressed their willingness to enter negotiations However U.S. President Donald Trump , wants them to give up its nuclear weapons programme before discussions can begin. "We will deliver President Moon's firm resolution to denuclearise the Korean peninsula and to create honest and lasting peace", delegation leader Chung told reporters.

by | March 06, 2018 | 15:00

Huawei is hosting the P20 launch event in Paris and has already sent out invites for the event. As for the camera, the Mate 20 phones will come with a front 8MP camera and a dual-rear camera for 12MP + 20MP. Nonetheless, looking at the leaked price list, it looks like Huawei is planning to target different types of buyers by making the P20 series models available at different price points.

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.