Sci-tech

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:44

The discovery was made because Apple's iPod Shuffle and iPod nano webpages now rediect to Apple Music (at least in the UK). The iPod touch - the last iPod standing - will come in two options: a 32GB version ($199) and a 128GB option ($299).

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:41

The average target price has increased 11% to $13.78, which is 10% below where the stock is now trading ahead of the open. The quarterly results highlight the progress AMD has made in a slow turnaround that began when Su joined the company five years ago.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:36

At present, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio is the only operator in India offering voice on 4G network using VoLTE technology, while the incumbent telcos have been offering voice calls to their 4G customers with support of their other established networks - 2G and 3G.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:30

The Amazing Deeds of Captain Wilkins: As hero Captain Gerald Wilkins of the U.S. Army, you head to Alaska to destroy Operation Black Sun. If your pre-order The New Colossus, Episode Zero will be included in your pack, but it seems the The Freedom Chronicles season pass is sold separately.

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:28

In a follow-up sent to The Verge , Google said music is very important and that they're evaluating how to bring together different music offerings to deliver the best possible product for users, music partners and artists. Put in another way, Play Music is basically a music app that will let you listen to songs, create your own playlists and such. According to Cohen, Google considers combining YouTube Red and Google Play Music services of utmost importance, and provide consumers with ...

by | July 28, 2017 | 00:26

The Chinese foreign ministry , in a brief readout on Doval-Yang meeting, said Yang "elaborated China's position on bilateral issues and major problems". Doval will be meeting President Xi Jinping with his counterparts from BRICS countries on Friday. About the BRICS NSAs meeting, Lu told media that "the meeting on security issues is a major platform for BRICS countries to discuss and conduct cooperation in politics and security fields".

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:33

And payouts from $500 to $250,000 is one heck of an incentive to go looking for bugs. Microsoft today announced a new bug bounty scheme that would see anyone finding a security flaw in Windows eligible for a payout of up to $15,000. Furthermore, it also has specific focus areas: Hyper-V, Mitigation Bypass , Windows Defender Application Guard , and Microsoft Edge . The awards start at $500 and will be handed out to, "any critical or important class remote code execution, elevation of ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:26

The trailer reveals more details on one of the franchise's most popular features: a deep and robust auto customization system. Like Need for Speed 2015, each part in Need for Speed Payback comes with a performance level that affects the performance of the vehicle they're attached to.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:21

LG Display said Tuesday that its new OLED investment would be divided between large- and smaller-size OLED displays at its factory in Paju, near South Korea's border with North Korea. Its planned 15 trillion won investment over three years implies an average of 5 trillion won in capital spending per year, above its usual 4 trillion won, but analysts said it will probably not be enough.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:37

It actually sounds really full fledged, as opposed to something just tacked on like many had feared or assumed. Final Fantasy XV already has a Season Pass that features 3 story DLCs and one multiplayer expansion. A key item. In the closed online test , you will receive it as a quest reward, but can not use it. The test will give you access to three different quests , where you can battle monsters alongside your friends.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:22

Coming to the secondary display , both the smartphones come with a 2-inch Super AMOLED display . In any case, Meizu's touch-enabled 1.9-inch (240 × 536p) panel can be used to view and manage notifications, access music controls, and serve as a viewfinder for selfies taken with the dual cameras.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:23

WhatsApp has garnered one billion daily active users around the world who transfer over 55 billion messages and one billion videos everyday, the company said on Thursday. However, this will go a step further and allow users to edit specific parts of a message "sent" instead of recalling the entire text. WhatsApp's growth has seen the company looking for professional to help them monetize the app as it is now not that monetized.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:14

According to Search Engine Land , since 2010 the search inputs, interactions, and screen constraints have become different. "We are constantly experimenting with ways to improve the Search experience for our users, but have no plans to announce at this time", a Google spokesperson told Engadget.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:10

The company said Waze is not yet compatible with Apple CarPlay , which only supports audio and messaging apps, though it is investigating integrating it with the SmartDeviceLink system, which would enable it to be used on some in-car touchscreens.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:56

The bad news - Microsoft has announced that, alongside Outlook Express, Reader app and Reading list, Microsoft Paint has been signalled for death, having been added to the "features that are removed or deprecated in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update" list, hinting at discontinuing the beloved program after more than three decades.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:30

As of today, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is regularly the most streamed game on Microsoft's own Mixer live streaming platform, and Greene said in the interview that the game studio is now exploring the organisation of live events.

by | July 27, 2017 | 00:47

Nokia has been among the biggest names when it comes to the world of mobile phone and communication technology. This is perhaps the reason HMD Global is working on a 3G variant of the device. The phone is expected to come in 4GB and 6GB variants with 64GB of memory storage option. The Nokia 8 is said to be the first time Nokia labeled Android device that comes with Carl Zeiss Optics to be shipped after the unveiling of the smartphone on August 16.

by | July 26, 2017 | 15:27

They require at least 20 to 30 minutes to recharge and typically have a range of up to 250 miles. The report shows the new battery will debut in Japan in 2022, with a new vehicle model with a new platform, as quoted by Arstechnica, Wednesday, July 26, 2017.

by | July 26, 2017 | 15:23

The twist is that instead of offering voice recognition, Facebook's device will focus more on delivering a 15-inch touch panel. The sources do claim that Facebook is anticipating its smart speaker to be an image-centric, display-first product, though.

by | July 26, 2017 | 15:15

In IGN's newest video, Bungie rituals and programming lead Rob Engeln explored one of the new destinations in the game. It definitely looks like Destiny 2 is going the extra mile to spice up patrol, and Nessus is just one of four new explorable worlds.

by | July 26, 2017 | 15:06

Vetr upgraded shares of AT&T from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $41.56 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, July 10th. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.49 per share.

by | July 26, 2017 | 15:02

These Xiaomi devices will get the MIUI 9 Beta update first: Redmi Note 4X , Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm, and the Mi 6 . The phone also has the latest MIUI 9 operating system along with Android Nougat. It can find anything from photos to text. Check out: High battery usage by Android? We really can't say if the camera will be as powerful as that of the Mi 6 due to the powerful SD 835 chip which the Mi 6 features.

by | July 26, 2017 | 14:59

Arms , Nintendo's newest IP, also sold 1.18 million units in the two weeks between its release on June 18 and the end of this quarter, June 30. Overall, Switch software sales amounted to 8.14 million units. It might not compare to the PS4, though, which sold a colossal 18.5 million in its first year. In our digital business, sales of the digital versions of packaged software and downloadable content on Nintendo Switch showed steady growth, with total digital sales of 11.0 billion yen ...

by | July 26, 2017 | 14:51

During yesterday's quarterly earnings call, Google CEO Sundar Pichai reiterated on the company's promise to support their Daydream VR platform. To be named specifically, Pixel , Pixel XL , Moto Z , Huawei Mate 9 Pro , ZTE Axon 7 , and Asus Zenfone AR are the few smartphones that support Google's Daydream project.

by | July 25, 2017 | 00:49

The GT actually gets a new Drag Strip mode, which optimizes the transmission for straight-line performance. You get peak engine torque and horsepower straight through thanks to our new Ford-built 10-speed transmission. Power will remain unchanged at 310 horsepower, but torque will swell from 320 lb-ft to 350 lb-ft. Ford still has yet to confirm the 5.0L V8's new, higher rev limit, but every scrap of evidence points to a 7,500-rpm redline - 500-rpm higher than the 2017 Mustang GT.