Sci-tech

by | July 27, 2018 | 01:10

Employees at Google are required to use a physical security key , and have been testing the Titan offering for over a year. So, rather than asking users to enter a password or use a code generated by an app user credentials are provided using a specific piece of hardware.

by | July 26, 2018 | 23:12

July 24 at 2:30 PM (IST). Are you a techie who knows how to write? Xiaomi Mi A2 , Mi A2 Lite specifications Xiaomi Mi A2 is likely to be rebranded version of Xiaomi Mi 6X phone which launched in China earlier this year.

by | July 25, 2018 | 12:08

Following the report, an Uber spokesperson confirmed to the Post-Dispatch that the company had "suspended Gargac after reviewing his videos". It said passengers rarely noticed the camera, and when they did Gargac would often say he was recording them for safety reasons, rather than admitting to livestreaming.

by | July 24, 2018 | 22:39

The biggest topic of the day is the addition of the new Submachine Gun , which actually represents a balancing effort on the part of Epic. I know what you're thinking: "Doesn't Fortnite already have two submachine guns? ". The seven challenges will also include the one which asks the users to follow the treasure map found in Risky Reels. There's no telling if the Tactical SMG will ever return to the game, but for now, you'll have to do without.

by | July 22, 2018 | 13:42

The equipment was developed by Alphabet innovation laboratory, X under the name Project Loon and it has since become a subsidiary of Alphabet, the parent company of Google. Kenya's ICT ministry has since lauded the move saying it will bring down costs and deepen internet use across all segments of the population. They float at approximately 18,000m above sea level, much higher than wildlife, air traffic and bad weather events.

by | July 22, 2018 | 07:24

Viewers watched more than 574 million hours of Fortnite on streaming platform Twitch, easily outpacing other video games, according to the SuperData report. Complete all three and you'll be given the " Birthday Cake " back bling. Completing the Fortnite Birthday questline will grant players a new Hero, Birthday Brigade Ramirez.

by | July 20, 2018 | 18:41

The smartphone is priced at Rs 10,499 and will be available both online - on Paytm Mall and Nokia website as well as offline mobile retailers across the country from July 21. Moreover, the handset also comes with up to 64GB of inbuilt storage that can expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. Customers buying the Nokia 3.1 by scanning the Paytm Mall QR code can avail 10% cashback on recharges and bill payments on Paytm.

by | July 20, 2018 | 02:18

Jaymin Amin, vice president of technology and product development at Corning Gorilla Glass and Corning Specialty Materials. According to a study, most people drop their phones 7 times a year and more than half of these drops are from the height of 1 metre and below.

by | July 18, 2018 | 21:58

Prime Day is relentless. Amazon said it sold over a million smart home devices in the United States. She acknowledged the fourth annual Prime Day got off to a "ruff start". Prime members in 17 countries participated in the online shopping event, including - for the first time - Australia. While the e-commerce giant didn't release specifics on sales, it did reveal that more than 100 million products were purchased during its 36-hour sale, Prime Day, which is a holiday the company's ...

by | July 18, 2018 | 18:42

More animals will also be added to the iOS emoji keyboard, including a parrot, a lobster, a kangaroo, and a very intricately designed peacock. Apple has announced that it will be dropping more than 70 new emoji characters. "As always, some of the most vocal requests for new emojis are about representation, and this update delivers some of the most common requests". The company said in a statement, "There is more than 2,800 emojis and nearly all of them (2,300) are used each and ...

by | July 18, 2018 | 18:41

Per The Wall Street Journal , Samsung will introduce the phone early next year, as Samsung is looking to launch a "splashy device that can help boost longer-term demand for its slumping handset business". A broader commercial launch could follow in the second half of 2019. Samsung typically releases its new Galaxy S lineup in late February at the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC) trade show.

by | July 18, 2018 | 18:41

Hello Games has released a brand new trailer to show off a plethora of new and improved features coming to No Man's Sky with the NEXT update that will launch next week. There's also significantly more detail added to ships, NPCs and buildings. New planetary rings and improved space visuals have also been introduced. Third-person Viewpoint - The entire game, both on-foot and in a ship, can now be played from a third-person perspective, letting you see your customised character.

by | July 18, 2018 | 16:46

Also, the company should let mobile manufacturers sell devices based rival operating systems based on Android's open source code and also let them pre-install their own search services and apps. Google has already been targeted over similar violations in Russian Federation, where it was forced to make it easier for consumers to use rival search engines .

by | July 18, 2018 | 15:40

Motorola hasn't announced any plans to bring it to the Indian market, but expect it to be positioned against the Nokia 1 Android Go edition when it gets launched. These are the same set of cameras offered with the earlier launched Moto E5 Play . For security, there is a fingerprint sensor placed at the back, which also comes with the Moto logo embedded within it.

by | July 18, 2018 | 14:10

We all know very well that a year ago, the Mi A1 was one of the most successful smartphones of the well-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer, of course, Xiaomi . Looking at the phones side by side, it looks like they've managed to reduce the bezels on the device to add extra space for the display (the Mi Max 2 had a 6.4-inch display ).

by | July 15, 2018 | 22:00

The smaller, 13-inch MacBook Pro starts at $1,799 and the larger, 15-inch model at $2,399. Apple has faced widespread complaints and even a proposed class action lawsuit over allegedly defective keyboards on past MacBook Pro (and MacBook) models.

by | July 15, 2018 | 20:24

It's a freemium model. Non-paying users have access to the same basic features offered in the full app, with unlimited messages and search, guest access, audio and video calls and screen sharing. "We recognised not everybody is on Microsoft 365 today, or yet, and so it's a really exciting step for us in offering a free version of Microsoft Teams globally".

by | July 15, 2018 | 19:26

This is a major change to the previous multi-process architecture in Chrome in which there were ways to connect to other sites in the same process using iframes or cross-site pop-ups. A given tab could even switch processes when navigating to a new site in some cases. It's worth noting that even if you disable it, at some point Google will probably make this the default behavior and remove the ability to disable it, because site isolation is a lot more secure.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:57

Along with the jump in power, Aston Martin has kitted out the Cygnet V8 with the seven-speed Sportshift II automatic transmission from the Vantage S , says Autocar . 2 seconds or less and top out somewhere around 170 miles per hour. Thanks to the eight-pot motor being positioned behind the front axle, the V8 Cygnet is claimed to have a 50:50 front-rear weight distribution.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:57

That fix program doesn't cover the new models, which is another sign that Apple is confident about the tweaked design. The move was surprising since many expected Apple to unveil the refreshed MacBook Pro lineup at its September iPhone event.

by | July 15, 2018 | 17:37

Claiming of pre-orders and settlement of remaining balance are by August 6. It comes in two colors - Bordeaux Red and Glacier Blue . As we told you earlier, Oppo is going to launch their flagship smartphone with a motorized camera on July 12.

by | July 15, 2018 | 05:04

The second round of betas for the new battle royale mode is coming in September. "The PC beta will continue the dialog between us and our players". To gain access to the console beta, players will need a a Private Beta key provided when pre-ordering the game from select retailers .

by | July 13, 2018 | 13:10

The image shows off the new S Pen that Samsung will ship with the upcoming flagship. In complying with the rumours, the Galaxy Note 9 appears to retain familiar aesthetics to 2017's Galaxy Note 8. That is how it is on the Galaxy Note 8 as well. Samsung particularly markets its Note handsets to users who want a device that can help them work on the go.

by | July 13, 2018 | 05:01

That's one complaint with the current MacBook Pro keyboards. That's a lot of coin to throw at storage, especially when compared to the price of external storage, but if you want fast internal storage, then you can't say Apple hasn't given you the option.

by | July 12, 2018 | 04:44

England's rise through the World Cup tournament has dispelled decades of frustration at past dismal performances. "Our attitude is that if people aren't affecting other people's enjoyment of the tennis, if they have it on silent or are listening on an earphone, then that is fine", Lewis said, according to The (London) Guardian.