Science

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:48

Google plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019, the internet giant said in a blog post. Google isn't the only company making this kind of investment in infrastructure. "Subsea cables increase capacity and latency to these regions". Google is partnering to build this one with RTI-C and NEC to improve its coverage in the Pacific region.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:30

Unlike a Range Rover and its bevy of off-road driving modes, the G-Wagen's G-Mode traction control setting is all drivers have to work with. Like the 2018 A-Class and other more common Merc models, the new G-Class has a TFT digital dashboard and infotainment display behind one pane of glass and contained in one unit, giving in a very futuristic look .

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:41

In a statement, he said , "This evening I am leaving on an historic visit to India". During his six-day stay the two countries are expected to sign agreements on cybersecurity, energy and space cooperation and film production, India's External Affairs Ministry said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:58

Blizzard has divided Overwatch League teams into the Pacific Division and the Atlantic Division. The American video game publisher - maker of the massively successful competitive first-person shooter Overwatch , which had a player base of more than 35 million players as of last October - has made a decision to double down on the game's popularity by running a season-based competition similar to what one might find in traditional sports.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:07

Now there are one and six hour options, but Microsoft chose to add, two, three, four, and five hour options after reviewing feedback from users. The update is rolling out today for folks who are in the Alpha ring of the Xbox Insider program, and there are further experimental updates coming as well.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:01

Rs 398 plan: There is now 1.5GB daily data for 70 days on this plan. The validity of this plan will be 84 days . These are the price points of the 1GB data per day plan, meaning consumers are essentially getting 50 percent more data at roughly the same price.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:53

On the camera side, the device will sport a single 16 MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and dual LED flash. We can extend the storage further up to 128GB using the microSD card. The smartphone supports fast charging with a battery of 3000mAh. Today HMD officially took the wraps off its second generation Nokia 6 smartphone.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:46

It wouldn't be surprising to anticipate that, in the future, consumers might be use Google Pay to purchase tickets ofter watching a movie trailer on YouTube. Google says "over the coming weeks, you'll see Google Pay online, in store, and across Google products, as well as when you're paying friends". You might remember previous payment solutions Google has offered through the years such as Android Pay and Google Wallet.

by | January 08, 2018 | 04:36

The mission, code named "Zuma", is a Falcon-9 rocket launch, but it is unclear what the rocket is carrying. It will be carrying a secret payload for the US government, code-named Zuma. But Sunday's launch is perhaps the company's most secretive yet. SpaceX has launched national security payloads in the past, including a spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office , and an X-37B space plane for the US Air Force .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:38

From the pictures below, it's painfully obvious that Sony considers the XA2, XA2 Ultra , and L2 previous generation devices. However, it has been reported that Sony plans to announce these phones at CES later this month. Their specs have been leaked via GFXBench benchmark tests (XA2, XA2 Ultra ), which confirm a move from MediaTek processors to Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chips, putting them firmly in mid-range phone territory.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:02

What so incensed Wenger was Chelsea being awarded a penalty for Bellerin's challenge on Eden Hazard , just after a resurgent Jack Wilshere put Arsenal in front. The Arsenal manager has said he intends to appeal against the separate FA charge relating to his behaviour after last weekend's 1-1 draw at West Brom, when defender Calum Chambers was penalised by referee Mike Dean for a handball.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:37

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the Zuma payload is set to launch no earlier than Saturday, January 6, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The delay was caused by "extreme weather", likely the result of storm Grayson, which appears to have left the U.S.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:38

Forecasters are calling the process causing these low temps in Florida a " Bomb Cyclone " or " Bombogenesis '". New England, the northeastern region of the United States, will possibly experience blizzard conditions late Thursday , according to the National Weather Service ( NWS ).

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:34

The HU80KA is a pretty impressive projector from LG, as the company had looked to solve some of the issues with other high-end projectors, which included difficulty in installing it. It can be easily connected to an external speaker via Bluetooth, HDMI or optical output. One of the images here shows that the projector can toss its image even when only a few inches from the wall.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:07

PAGASA said the eclipse will begin at 6:49 p.m. on January 31 (Philippine time) and will end at 12:09 a.m. on February 1. Here's another supermoon live stream you can view below, provided by Virtual Telescope. On January 31st, there will be a total lunar eclipse. The supermoon will follow one that occurred December 3. When added to the glow of a full moon, the difference is hardly perceptible to the human eye.

by | December 30, 2017 | 03:11

While lag has been a common problem for PUBG , it's particularly frustrating now, as the release of 1.0 was meant to make a number of optimizations to the game. Bluehole has also fixed a problem that prevented players from earning Battle Points from their games, saying that it will announce compensation for those affected players soon.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:03

Stefan Bogdanovich and Dakota Speas from Los Angeles filed the first lawsuit with the US District Court for the Central District of California accusing Apple of interfering with their devices without consent. Lithium-ion batteries become less capable of supplying peak current demands when in cold conditions, have a low battery charge or as they age over time, which can result in the device unexpectedly shutting down to protect its electronic components.

by | December 23, 2017 | 01:58

Ritchie, 43, has been a longtime employee with Papa John's . John Schnatter , the founder and CEO of Papa John's, has a reported net worth of approximately $75 million. Competitors, like Pizza Hut , quickly distanced themselves by saying the National Football League anthem protests, started by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, was playing no role in their sales.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:38

An additional feature will also inform users if anyone across the entire social network tries to post a profile picture containing them, Joaquin Candela, Facebook's director of applied machine learning, said. If you're a little sensitive about how often you show up in pics on the internet, Facebook has a new privacy tool that may interest you. It may allow you to remove this feature for other people and yourself, but Facebook hasn't earned any trust on this issue.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:36

Mobile customers also waste around £10 million each year on paying for the end of an old service whose billing period continues after they already have a new provider, Ofcom said. The porting code will be valid for 30 days. At present, anyone who wishes to switch to a different mobile provider must contact their current supplier to tell them they are leaving.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:32

If life has been kind to me, and it has, I think it's only reasonable to show a little gratitude by sharing a little of my good fortune with others not lucky enough to have it. "The Red Kettle is a big fundraiser that supports all of the programs that the Salvation Army offers - from clothing to housing to meals", Botkin said.

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:40

According to Tech Crunch, Google Tango will cease to exist from March 1, 2018, onwards. "Thank you to our incredible community of developers who made such progress with Tango over the last three years", the company said in a tweet . The new AR platform has been rolled out to Google Pixel and Samsung S8 which run on Android 7.0 Nougat and above. The biggest problem with Tango was speed and accuracy.

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:18

Under the hood, both the phones pack in an octa-core processor sporting chipset alongside 4 GB RAM and 32/64 GB storage for the Galaxy A8 and 4/6 GB RAM and 32/64 GB storage for the Galaxy A8 Plus. They both have support for 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC , GPS, and USB Type-C. According to leaks, Samsung Galaxy S9's fingerprint scanner will be below the camera, and not next to it as with the current Galaxy S8 series.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:13

The research by Google and the University of Texas at Austin that used data from NASA raised the prospects of new insights into the universe by feeding data into computer programs that can churn through information faster and more in-depth than humanly possibly, a technique known as machine learning .

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:02

Markle, who studied theater at Northwestern University in IL, is now preparing for her first royal Christmas; she will join Harry and the rest of the royals for a traditional holiday celebration at the Queen's country residence in Sandringham, near Norfolk, England.

by | December 16, 2017 | 18:51

It appears Microsoft is testing this feature to allow you to interact with your Xbox party similar to how it's done on the Nintendo Switch (via Engadget ). If you have the Xbox beta app on Android, let us know what you think of this feature and if you would use it frequently. You can pick up the app via iPhone and Android right now, though this isn't considered an "official" announcement just yet as Microsoft hasn't made any kind of statement about it.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:26

One thing that will make even the ardent Mac users think hard over purchasing this beast, is the price tag on the iMac Pro . The iMac Pro comes with a seemingly astonishing 27-inch Retina 5K display with 500 nits of brightness. If wires are too twentieth century, buyers can use 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2 connectivity. YouTuber Marques Brownlee gives us a first hands-on with Apple's latest professional workstation.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:20

According to P.J. McNealy, chief executive at Digital World Research, the gaming industry was ripe for something fresh like the Nintendo Switch . It allows users to pick up where they left off on their morning commute, on a plane, or anywhere else.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:50

NASA suggests that any night you head out to catch a meteor shower, that you get away from light pollution, so if you're in a city head to the suburbs. The meteors will look like they're coming from all over the sky, so try to get as wide a view as possible and look straight up. The observatory at the Telus World of Science will be open for people wishing to view the Geminid shower on Wednesday and Thursday from 7 p.m.to 10 p.m., weather permitting.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:47

The short trailer gives viewers a peek behind that mask. The creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street , Phil Lord and Chris Miller , were selected to produce the film. By doing this, you get to show a different side of Peter Parker that fans have never seen in a movie. Morales is also black and Latino, adding to Marvel's diverse character roster and elevating the discussion on race within the Universe.