Sci-tech

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:31

Mohammed Achour, the chief spokesman for the civil protection agency, said the Russian-designed Il-76 military transport plane had been carrying soldiers. Witnesses say they saw a wing catch fire as the plane took off. He offered condolences to the victims' families, calling the crash a "grave, heart-breaking calamity".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:24

Following Zuckerberg's recent apology to users , Facebook have now moved to reassure people that its enhanced privacy tools are both easy-to-find and simple to change. While apparently trying to ease anxieties, she also said they're "able to give advertisers aggregate anonymous reports, never telling them who you are".

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:35

In one month, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - you might have heard of it - had amassed 3 million players on Xbox One . Tencent Games developed the worldwide mobile version in collaboration with PUBG Corp. The last person standing gets all the loot, and that highly sought after chicken dinner. The Verge reported a few days ago, that PUBG uses bots to ease the players into the game.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:02

Two people are dead, including the suspect, and a third is recovering at the hospital following the active shooter situation. Police say 63-year-old nurse manager Nancy Swift was shot to death at UAB Highlands Wednesday night. after ordering students to shelter-in-place. Authorities didn't release his name, and Steris referred questions to police. Officials said metal detectors were in use, but they didn't explain how the shooter entered the building with a gun.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:10

The tweet included a previous message from Epic Games that came a couple of days ago with instructions and tips on protecting players' accounts. Fans will have to wait a little while for this feature to roll out, along with a few others. Starting Monday, players can sign up to participate in the Fortnite Battle Royale closed-beta for iOS.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:33

However, you're not completely helpless if you're on the receiving end of a Zone Shot. There's also racket breaks, where if you don't properly block a zone shot your racket will take damage. Dark Souls remastered , the RPG notorious for its endless cycle of death with its insanely hard monsters, dragons and demons, will have an online network test for trying out the game, with details for that coming later.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:00

The North Koreans, numbering 20 athletes and four administrators, arrived in South Korea on March 7 and made their way to the Paralympic grounds on the same day. In 2008 Schultz suffered injuries in a snocross race that resulted in having his left leg amputated above the knee when the snowmobile he was riding landed on his leg.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:50

For starters, Android P will support the iPhone X-like notch in smartphone displays, confirming an earlier report from Bloomberg. Speaking of which, the app drawer also looks different, although I'm not sure if this is due to Android P being as new as it is or not.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:47

As with Windows 10 S, any consumers using a device with Windows 10 running in 10S mode will likely be able to unlock the full version for a price. As part of its latest Developer Day event, Microsoft announced a new AI platform coming in the next version of Windows 10.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:00

If sources are to be believed, Apple is planning to launch its BIGGEST iPhone ever which measures almost 6.5-inch display with a resolution of 2688x1242 pixels. The company is said to be working on a gold color for the new devices as an additional choice including the already available black and white/silver options of the iPhone X.

by | February 24, 2018 | 07:04

More snow is expected throughout the day, especially on higher ground. They added "Power cuts may also occur and other services, such as mobile phones may be affected". For the rest of the week, temperatures will remain cold but will rise above freezing for the rest of the week. Sunday will be another dry and sunny day, with temperatures hitting 4C to 7C.

by | February 15, 2018 | 00:33

Xiaomi has finally launched the Mi TV lineup in India. This is the first Xiaomi smartphone to come with a 20MP selfie camera. We've had the device for a few hours to play with and without fuddling much, we would like to share a few points that we observed while using the all-new Redmi Note 5 Pro .

by | February 07, 2018 | 01:30

This new feature will allow family managers and adults set as guardians to control the playtime of child family members. Under the Family Management tab in the settings menu, users will be able to check and manage their play time or apply restrictions that limit daily gaming to a certain length of time.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:34

Funding for the International Space Station amounts to $125 Billion annually, which is shared between all participating countries. The official White House budget proposal will be released February 12, and subsequent congressional hearings on the budget should provide a clearer picture of the International Space Station's future.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:28

SpaceX manufactures and launches rockets for commercial and military applications, but it is most known in the public for its plans to colonize Mars. SpaceX's first Falcon Heavy flight will be about testing it in real-world flight. The rocket' first passenger will be Musk's very own cherry red Tesla Roadster which, all going well, should reach Mars orbit.

by | January 27, 2018 | 19:18

With Business Chat , consumers can conduct a conversation with a company representative, schedule an appointment or make purchases using Apple Pay in the messages app. iPhones on iOS 11 .3 will automatically send a user's current location when making a call to emergency services - a feature that could prove incredibly vital.

by | January 24, 2018 | 12:12

One of the mainly highlighting features that we saw there was the Super Slow-mo video recording feature. The company says that it's even able to do this in low lighting conditions. The first big smartphone launch of 2018 is edging closer, with Samsung expected to announce its hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S9 in just a few weeks.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:38

It's not about keeping them in the guarded realms of their own product lines. The company is working extensively and rapidly on spreading its voice assistant to as many devices as possible. And it's possible that everyone will just integrate Google Assistant in everything and make this a non-issue. Find us on Facebook too! This week set up what will be an ongoing theme for 2018; how companies package their voice assistants into new products, with the ultimate aim of having we, the ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:45

League Skins are purchased with League Tokens , a new currency created especially for the League . However, the money you pay won't be going to Blizzard , but instead will be used to fund the actual teams. And now they won't have any excuse for not planning their lives around the matches as Blizzard has launched an official Overwatch League app for Android and iOS .

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:34

After a barrage of leaks of Nokia 6's successor , HMD Global has officially unveiled the Nokia 6 (2018 ) as it had promised. The smartphone will be available in Black and White color variants with Gold and Copper accents respectively.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:03

While, Idea Cellular recorded the highest upload speed of 7.1 mbps (megabits per second) during the month. In addition to free local and STD calls, users will get 1GB of 3G/4G data and 100 free SMS per day. For ₹98, Jio prepaid customers are offered unlimited local and STD voice calls, free roaming, 140 local and national SMS, access to Jio apps, and, unlimited data (with FUP of 150 MB 4G data per day).

by | December 27, 2017 | 01:36

Prime ($99 per year in the U.S.) offers free shipping on millions of items, as well as access to Prime Video and Prime Music and other perks. The lower cost Echo Dot topped Devices in sales and was the best-selling product from any manufacturer on Amazon .

by | December 26, 2017 | 00:58

We tried the game out and found that it is indeed the full Civilization VI experience, as promised. The game right now is $29.99 with launch discount, with it jumping back to the full $59.99 price at a later date - that price tag also only includes the base game, it won't include previously released additional content.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:11

But now we know exactly when: February 15, 2018 ( via VentureBeat ) is the go-live date provided by the company for introduction of its built-in enforcement of the standards established by the Coalition for Better Ads , of which it is a member.

by | December 15, 2017 | 02:21

Enter Slooh , the Washington Depot, Connecticut-based organization that connects telescopes around the globe. This generates a bright streak or flashes which can appear anywhere in the night sky between dusk and dawn. But the good news is that the world's cameras captured the majestic shower, and one set of instruments in particular will still livestream the event today.

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:10

Rather, an icon in users' "All Apps" lists will be present that can bring up the AI bot. Google Assistant in Spanish is being introduced to US, Mexico and Spain. According to Google Assistant Program Manager Maksim Mukha, "The Assistant on tablets will be rolling out over the coming weeks to users with [their device's language] set to English in the U.S".

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:59

Nintendo's main competitors, Sony and Microsoft, released their most recent game consoles - the PS4 and Xbox One - on November 15, 2013 and November 22, 2013 respectively. Nintendo Switch was released back in March 2017 and back then there was a lot of skepticism surrounding the console and some even wondered if Nintendo would ever make another console.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:02

President Trump will sign a directive on Monday afternoon aimed at shifting NASA's resources and attention toward the moon and Mars , according to a statement from the White House . Space Policy Directive 1 makes official a recommendation approved by the NSC in October . "Mr. President, you've said that the pioneer spirit has always defined America", Pence said.

by | December 10, 2017 | 02:24

Apple Inc.is reportedly close to completing a $400 million acquisition of Shazam Entertainment Ltd., the London-based developer behind music identification app Shazam . Shazam's app now lets users identify and share audio, TV shows, printed material (such as magazine ads and movie posters) and augmented-reality content.

by | December 06, 2017 | 00:33

Today marks the beginning of a new era of personal computing and ASUS is proud to be paving the way with Qualcomm Technologies and other companies to develop this new landscape for "Always Connected" Windows on Snapdragon PCs. Qualcomm set its sights on the Windows market late past year when it announced that its Snapdragon 835 SoC processor would find its way into Asus, HP, and Lenovo Windows 10 devices featuring "Always On" connectivity.

by | December 04, 2017 | 00:50

Both devices also come with dedicated microSD card slots for expansion. We talk about Xiaomi's most affordable smartphone in India - the Redmi 5A - on this week's episode as reviews editor Jamshed Avari and games editor Rishi Alwani join host Pranay Parab.

by | December 03, 2017 | 01:01

This season the 20-year-old from Monaco has tested with both Ferrari and Sauber , and enjoyed another four F1 practice outings with the latter, who will be known as the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team for 2018. The lineup leaves Pascal Wehrlein, Ericsson's German team mate, facing an uncertain future with former champions Williams the only remaining team with a vacancy but Poland's Robert Kubica favourite to fill it.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:22

The moon will be 16 percent more luminous and 7 percent bigger than it normally appears, National Geographic revealed. We won't actually see the moon when it's at its "fullest" because it will be below the horizon. If you're using a DSLR, NASA's senior photographer Bill Ingalls recommends that you use the daylight white balance to adjust for the sunlight being reflected off the moon.

by | November 24, 2017 | 00:57

Android smartphones and tablets collect the addresses of cellular towers in the vicinity of the device, sending the information back to Google. Google said it had been collecting the data for 11 months as a way to improve the "speed and performance" of delivering messages.

by | November 22, 2017 | 00:38

It looks like Nintendo will not be missing any of the holiday or Thanksgiving spending with Pocket Camp . We said it was coming in hot, but apparently, it was coming in even hotter than we initially thought. The camper is also customizable, and real-life friends can check out your camp and buy items you may have for sale. It's a laborious process but doesn't take long if you have a good Internet connection.