Sci-tech

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:28

One of the biggest disappointments regarding No Man's Sky at launch was the lack of a cohesive, compelling story , but Hello Games is looking to rectify that misstep a year later. The variety and visual quality of planetary biomes has been improved. No Man's Sky's photo mode now supports depth of field. No Man's Sky Update 1 .3 also introduces new Mission System which will grant players new and unique tasks.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:04

And the previously leaked specifications suggest that this device would get a 6-inch Q+HD display with 18:9 aspect ratio. However, LG Electronics Mobile Communications President, Juno Cho , stated that an expertise in OLED has always been the company's core competency and the technology has been spotted as a potential value-add for handsets.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

You'll also be able to get it bundled with a black Xbox Wireless Controller for $79.99. Also for PC gamers, we are offering the new navy blue Patrol Tech Special Edition controller with USB cable bundled. The new controllers will be available in September but all these peripherals are available for pre-order if you want to be the first to get one. The company is boasting better controller connection, stereo sound support and the ability to connect up to eight controllers.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:53

He emphasized that even though under [U.S.] President [Donald] Trump, the policy of the United States of America is to place the security and the prosperity of America first , but added that "America First" does not mean "America Alone".

by | July 27, 2017 | 17:57

It is not just WhatsApp that has released its numbers, Facebook , which now owns WhatsApp has also announced that it now has 2 billion monthly active users. WhatsApp for iOS will soon allow users to watch YouTube videos directly within the app. Once rolled out, companies can create a business account on the platform, which will enable them to communicate with their customers, and vice versa.

by | July 25, 2017 | 11:56

On the backward compatibility front, Phil Spencer previously announced that the console will support pervious games as far back as the original Xbox. The Xbox One X is a supped up version of Xbox One which will be released on November 7, 2017. After months of speculation and false hope, The Sims fans on Xbox One have finally received a glimmer of a new reality.

by | July 25, 2017 | 11:58

The auto is also unique from the rest of the XJ range with its custom hood vents, red brake calipers, 20-inch gloss back wheels, quilted interior seating and the choice of two colors called Satin Corris Grey and lovely Velocity Blue. Inside the cabin, there are embossed tread plates, "575" intaglio and diamond-quilted seating available in multiple colour options and finished with additional "575" branding.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:37

No. Absolutely nothing you do in the beta will carry over to the final release. Here comes a bit of a tricky part; the remaining forms will be translated into the given language of the country you chose. Also announced last night via Bungie's official Twitter was the news that while anyone can play the beta's "Homecoming" story mission , you'll need to to be a PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold subscriber to participate in the Strike and Crucible offerings.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:44

Abigail, the super human hot-rodder from Final Fight , joins the battle on July 25th. Abigail and Metro City will launch alongside the Champion's Choice outfit for Guile, the Ring of Pride and the Suzaku Castle stages, as well as nostalgia costumes for Alex, Juri and Ibuki.

by | July 13, 2017 | 01:21

On Wednesday, Attorney General K.K. Venugopal and senior advocate Shyam Divan joined forces and for the early setting up of a Constitution Bench to hear the petitions, made an urgent mention before a Bench led by Chief Justice of India J.S.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:45

Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio has been handed a six matches suspension by Federation Internationale de Football Association on Friday after the former MLS man used insulting words against match officials during a 2-1 loss to Portugal in the third-place playoff at the Confederations Cup .

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:33

Novak Djokovic responded amiably on Thursday to John McEnroe's lazy comments likening Djokovic to Tiger Woods during a recent BBC broadcast, saying, "I really don't take it in a negative way". The Belgian took a medical timeout after 18 minutes of play and was unable to continue. With first-round Wimbledon losers banking 35,000 pounds this year, some wondered if the sums of money at stake were the deciding factor on why unfit players turned up.

by | July 05, 2017 | 00:29

The source added an announcement would be forthcoming this week. Microsoft has declined to comment, but with its fiscal year coming to an end on July 7, industry observers believe the technology firm is likely to confirm the layoffs then.

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:50

The visit came as President Donald Trump's administration is preparing to unveil its new Afghan war strategy later this month amid allegations sanctuaries on Pakistani soil are helping the Taliban sustain and intensify the insurgency. McCain said peace and stability in Afghanistan was not possible without Pakistan's help. "He said that continued engagement with Pakistan, a close friend and ally of the U.S., was important, it said".

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:49

Traditional LPs are now so popular that they account for 15 per cent of the record industry's income from physical album sales. Japan was the world's second-biggest recorded music territory overall, generating $2.8bn for labels and artists - up 1.1% on 2015.

by | June 26, 2017 | 01:37

Tebow is mostly known for his Gator Glory, winning the Heisman Trophy with the Florida Gators and leading to team to a national title while playing on a team that won another one. "You'll get so many questions about the bus rides and everything... You have to focus on, 'Am I seeing the pitches, am I identifying them and what am I doing with them, am I finding things that I can do damage with.' The results are whatever else people are talking about".

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:10

The deal was valued at 460.3 million ringgit (108 million US dollars), including a cash injection of 170.3 million ringgit into Proton by Geely, and a sports utility vehicle platform that is worth 290 million ringgit, DRB-Hicom Managing Director Syed Faisal Albar told a press conference following the signing ceremony.

by | June 21, 2017 | 06:43

The company will measure the consumer demand through the number of mobile recharges its over 100 million base will do, through the wallet backed by Yes Bank , which is integrated with the unique payment interface ( UPI ). "With Hike 5.0 you can personalize your Hike world", said founder and CEO Hike Messenger, Kavin Bharti Mittal. Further, Hike has reduced the size of its app to 25MB.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:44

This means if the Blues have an unprotected player they would like to keep, Vegas could work out a deal for other players and/or draft picks to accommodate their wishes. He did not say if that might be an option with McPhee and the Golden Knights. For example - and this is only an example - if the Sharks would like the Golden Knights to select Mikkel Boedker and his hefty contract, rather than someone else from their roster, they could sweeten the pot by offering further assets like a draft ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:18

The post comes in response to public concerns over the role of tech companies in fighting terrorism online following recent terror attacks. "This work is never finished because it is adversarial, and the terrorists are continuously evolving their methods, too", Bickert and Fishman concede.

by | June 14, 2017 | 06:49

Those games were critically acclaimed, but Nintendo fans have wanted to see Retro do something new with Metroid . Just when you thought Nintendo was done, they offered up one more E3 surprise. The Master Trials DLC includes the Trial of the Sword game mode, which gives players the task of fighting through 45 rooms filled with enemies. The new Rocket League Nintendo Switch port will feature exclusive customisation items for the Nintendo console.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:30

Players will guide Ash along through a desolate world of pain, suffering, and spikes that result in instadeath. The game is called The End is Nigh and will launch on Steam on July 12, also coming to Switch later this year and "possibly" to other consoles in the future.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:52

The displays that sit front and center on the iMac are also being improved, with brighter 500 nit displays and 10-bit dithering, which supports up to a billion colors. Still, it was impressive to see the new MacBooks running multiple 4K HDR tracks in Final Cut Pro, without breaking a sweat. Now the iMacs are great machines but they have never been considered as professional workstation replacement, until now.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:44

Hon Hai, the Apple iPhone assembler better known as Foxconn Technology Group, is said to be offering more than USD18 billion to acquire the chip-making division. In addition, it is also unclear at this stage if the investment will be financing for the deal or a direct investment into the Toshiba business. Part of that lofty valuation is due to Toshiba's ties with China.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:37

With the brand new Siri Watch Face, Apple says machine learning will adapt automatically and surface new information each time you raise your wrist. One looks genuinely useful, one looks ridiculously good fun, and the last one looks absolutely pointless. watchOS 4 will hit all eligible wearables later this fall.

by | June 03, 2017 | 07:22

The teaser gives us shots of an overgrown Eiffel Tower; some seriously creepy, lizard-like aliens; what looked like some Vietnam-era zombie soldiers; and in general, a pretty freakish and grim future for humanity at large - done in the style of the short films that Blomkamp made his name with before landing District 9 .

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:24

And while Sony India hasn't commented on this just yet, we won't be surprised if the axe has silently fallen on the PS3. The console received all latest sports games from Electronic arts including Federation Internationale de Football Association 16, NFL, GTA V among many other newer titles.

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:23

One of the great aspects about Ryzen mobile is that the chips will be much faster than AMD's previous mobile APU generation, with a focus on maximizing performance-per-watt. "Our Lenovo IdeaCentre desktops with the latest AMD Ryzen processor give users outstanding multitasking capabilities, alongside the high performance they need for next-gen personalized computing experiences, such as VR and high-quality streaming".

by | May 26, 2017 | 13:10

It's just had its first test at the Nürburgring, hidden behind some swirly camouflage; is it just us that can see hints of Australian V8 supercars in its shape? Called the Jaguar XE SV Project 8, it has been developed by the brand's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division as its second collectors' edition model, following the Jaguar F-Type Project 7 from 2014.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:18

He won the MotoGP championship in 2006 and has been competing for Team Honda in the Superbike category since previous year. Hayden, who was in Italy following a race at nearby Imola, was transported to a local hospital following the incident on the Rimini coast, before being transferred to Cesena.

by | May 17, 2017 | 00:57

According to the new report, this tech will not feature the touch sensor, which previously rumored in the device. The S8 does also support Google Assistant, and has its own artificial intelligence program, called Bixby, but full support for Bixby is yet to launch in the UK.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:45

The smartphone has been spotted on User Agent String last week, and now it's been listed at Wi-Fi Alliance with the same model number: Samsung SM-G892A. The mid-range smartphone will sport a MediaTek Helio P20 ARM SoC with eight cores running at 1.6GHz. The chipset has been coupled with 1.5 GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:43

The Falcon 9 booster is scheduled to lift off with Inmarsat-5 F4 communications satellite this Monday, May 15. According to the company, such an attempt wasn't planned for Monday's flight "due to mission requirements". The Inmarsat-5 F4 (or I5F4) comes in at roughly 13,500 lbs (6,123 kg). SpaceX president Gwynne Shotwell told Reuters she hoped the company would get to a point where it was launching rockets that regularly in February.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:34

Every year around Mother's Day, the Social Security Administration publishes statistics on the popularity of baby names for the previous year, based on their comprehensive records of births in the US. Though individual state rankings haven't been released yet, you can check out how your super special baby names stack up on a national level with the 2016 rankings, released to media outlets Friday.

by | May 13, 2017 | 02:37

Hartman says it's a "huge gift", though the New York Times reports it comes at a time when Amazon, Seattle's largest private employer, is shouldering some of the blame for the city's rising housing costs, which gave the area the third-largest homeless population in the country in 2016.

by | May 13, 2017 | 02:25

The company has taken this move to expand its shares in the Indian market. While Samsung experienced one of its worst quarters in China , seeing its market share slashed by more than half from 8.6 percent to 3.3 percent with sales down to 3.5 million from 8.7 million at the same time previous year, Chinese phone makers Huawei, Oppo and Vivo grew rapidly over the same period, with Huawei leading the market and boasting a market share of 19.7 percent.

by | May 13, 2017 | 02:20

Microsoft announced Xamarin Live Player at its Build conference here this week. While this should streamline the development process, it's worth noting that a Mac is still required to submit an app to the App Store. The app will be deployed to Xamarin Live Player in the background, enabling you to develop and test your changes without having to recompile and redeploy the app.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:48

The game will apparently have eight playable characters: Mario , Luigi, Yoshi, Peach, and, bizarrely, four Rabbids dressed up as Mario , Luigi, Yoshi, and Peach. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is essentially a re-release of Mario Kart 8 , with a few modifications. The game is turn-based, which seems to reinforce the idea that it's intended as a spin-off or crossover with the Super Mario RPG/ Mario & Luigi/Paper Mario series of games.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:44

Significantly, the founder of HYV is Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath who inaugurated it on Ram Navmi. The trouble started a week earlier, on April 27, when 26-year-old Yusuf, son of Ahmads' neighbour Raizuddin Khan, went missing.

by | May 03, 2017 | 01:21

The expansion pass is available for R260 on the Nintendo eShop, granting you access to this DLC and DLC pack number two. Fans of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been hoping to get their hands on the game's first ever DLC; and finally, it's coming.

by | May 01, 2017 | 16:59

President Barack Obama raised concerns about the Philippines leader's human rights record during his time in office. The march began at 12:30 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence introduced the president as "a man of his word and a man of action", acknowledging their 2016 "big, lovely victory" in the blue-leaning state.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:45

This is the 13th NCAA appearance for Hester in 16 years as a head coach. Conway - Coastal Carolina University's Malene Krolboll Hansen has received an invitation to play in the 2017 Women's Golf NCAA Golf Regional in Lubbock, Texas. 2 seed in the NCAA Albuquerque (N.M.) Regional, the NCAA announced Thursday (April 27). The overall NCAA regional pool is 72 teams, with each of the four areas being given 18 teams to compete.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:38

However, Pakistani media reported that Janjua turned down Bambawale's demand saying, "access under (bilateral) agreement is meant for prisoners and not for spies". Pakistan claims its security forces had arrested Jadhav from Balochistan province on March 3 previous year after he reportedly entered from Iran. This came a day after Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar had met Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit and made similar points.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:37

Pokémon Sun and Moon have shipped 15.4m copies in four and a half months, making them the second best selling 3DS title behind Pokémon X and Y. The Switch generated the most sales in the Americas with 1.2 million units. The word from eBay is that there are 437 units Nintendo is releasing at this price, so the deal should last for a few days at the very least. Smart device revenue was 24.2bn yen (~$218m), download sales on current hardware 32.5bn yen (~$292m).

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:36

Nintendo , which also makes the 3DS portable console, is projecting its profit for the fiscal year through March 2018 at 45 billion yen ($405 million). Along with strong sales of the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it looks like the 3DS is still going strong. "Not only is it a fantastic game, but it's one that directly appeals to Nintendo's loyalest fans", reports Business Insider .

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:43

There's a small catch, however, to Uber's ultimate goal of creating a flying auto taxi network. Aviation companies Such as Embraer and Bell Helicopter re being involved in developing the flying electric taxis. The controversial ride-hailing app says it plans to create vertical take-off and landing ( VTOL) crafts that can be summoned at the push of a button in the same manner as their current vehicle service.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:43

To tackle fake news and hate speech and control Search results that show false, offensive or outrageous information about certain topics, Google has announced some major changes in its Search feature. However, even that figure can assume alarming proportions what with Google alone accounting for over a billion online searches every day. That effort will be assisted by what Google calls Search Quality Raters, real people who assess the quality of Google's search results.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:03

HMD Global , which makes smartphones and feature phones under the iconic Nokia brand name, is finally bringing the new Nokia 3310 and the other Nokia smartphones to India. Nokia had a strong hold in India in the past, and should be an ideal market for Nokia 3310 for a majority of population still operating on feature phones.

by | April 23, 2017 | 03:23

Nintendo will reveal a "full accounting of worldwide Nintendo Switch " sales during the company's next earnings briefing, which is scheduled for April 27. Nintendo also revealed new amiibo for Splatoon 2 in the form of the Inkling Girl, Inkling Boy and Inkling Squid. simply tapping these to your Switch will make them appear in-game.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:53

The memo still went ahead to bring it out clearly that that the staff was to indeed inform each and every customer of what would be the particular color as well as what that particular customer would receive in terms of the storage capacity.