Sci-tech

by | January 07, 2019 | 22:57

Make a bad call and their deaths will affect the course of your seven-mission campaign. From what I understand, the game takes between the events of Alien and Aliens , just like Alien: Isolation did. The trailer and screenshots are fairly vague but do give us an idea of what we can expect from the game. 20th Century Fox is also said to be partnering with a "wide range of storytellers and innovators for more entries of Amanda Ripley's story that will be announced later this month".

by | January 07, 2019 | 19:29

Nvidia didnt reveal any details of introducing these RTX graphics cards beyond PCs at that point in time. The device starts at $1,799.99 and launches this quarter. When it comes to graphics, base systems are fitted with a Pascal-based GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with 4GB of GDDR5 memory. Until AMD announces new graphics cards, you won't find another mid-range graphics card more powerful than this.

by | January 07, 2019 | 17:10

Amazon has never shed details on sales units when it comes to devices sold with its Alexa assistant , but now the finally has revealed a number for the first time, ahead of next week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES): over 100 million. This app is part of the "Google Play" Android app bundle, so it's included in the box in pretty much every Android phone sold outside of China. As opposed to iPhones and Android devices which come with these assistant's built in by default.

by | January 06, 2019 | 23:16

It claimed in its lawsuit that Behavior copied its code "to compress its development timeline, reduce costs and quickly bring the Westworld mobile game to market". In fact, both agreed to settle in November past year, according to court filings, and the matter was resolved by December 12. It explained that Westworld had similar "game design, art style, animations, features, and other gameplay elements" present in Fallout Shelter , which Bethesda owns.

by | January 06, 2019 | 22:59

As the name suggests, the Samsung Space Monitor is about maximising space itself, and that potentially means a nicer, cleaner desk made for folks who might get a little OCD or anxiety when they see a desk with more than what's needed sitting where they plan to work.

by | January 06, 2019 | 20:07

To begin with, the televisions will support up to 4K and 120 frames per second thanks to the HDMI 2 .1 ports that come with enough bandwidth (48 Gbps) to go beyond the 4K and 60 frames per second limit of the HDMI 2 .0 revision. As for the pricing details, the company is yet to reveal the price tags and availability of the flagship TVs. However if you're feeling like this will be your next TV, we'd start saving.

by | January 05, 2019 | 12:43

That certainly fits in with what we'd expect from numerous folks behind Hearthstone , and all expectations are now focused on this being a Marvel-licensed card game. NetEase vice president Ethan Wang said: "The Second Dinner team has a strong track record of delivering quality games". Though the press release doesn't mention what kind of game we can expect, the team is very enthusiastic about their time play testing and the feedback they've been receiving.

by | January 05, 2019 | 11:59

Trump's letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says about 80 military personnel and "appropriate combat equipment" deployed to nearby Gabon to support the security of USA citizens and staffers and diplomatic facilities in Congo. "The Democratic Republic of Congo is at a historic moment toward a democratic transition", a spokesperson for the EU's diplomatic arm said. The final results of the ballot - the country's first multi-party elections since 1960 - are due on January 15 amid fears of ...

by | January 05, 2019 | 07:44

Finally, Xiaomi isn't afraid to work on weird "concept" phones as it showed with its bezels Xiaomi Mi Mix phone. Among the noticeable characteristic of the mysterious device shown in the video is the fact it is running on Xiaomi's MIUI 10 firmware as well as the relatively smooth transition from one form to another.

by | January 05, 2019 | 01:15

Bell said the console will support VR headsets such as Oculus and HTC Vive, existing PC peripherals, fight sticks, and racing wheels. Bell also stated that all these fascinating details about the console, but they will have a hard time competing for a proper price.

by | January 05, 2019 | 00:06

When players complete five weeks of challenges, they'll unlock a loading screen that holds a hint about where they can find the secret Battle Star in the Fortnite island. You should find it hovering over an old mattress. Please note that the challenges were just released, and we're still completing them. We will update this article once we get a screengrab of the Battle Star .

by | January 04, 2019 | 22:01

Chrome technically already has a dark mode within the incognito mode, though you can't enable the same dark mode for the regular browser. Of course, if you're that bothered, you can always just download a dark theme , but that's a workaround rather than a solution - the process should be tied into the OS settings, not the whimsy of a theme and that's the bit that is taking the time to become a reality.

by | January 04, 2019 | 18:56

Fuchsia OS' ability to run Android apps hardly comes as a surprise for anyone as it has the largest app market and is the largest mobile OS in the world. So Google is making sure it's not making the same mistake with Fuchsia that Microsoft did with Windows Phone. Looking at the analytics, it wouldn't be wrong to assume that Apple is picking up work on the next big iOS release.

by | January 03, 2019 | 10:56

In fact, users have recently discovered another bug in Windows 10 version 1809, and by the looks of things, Microsoft itself knows it exists, only that it hasn't officially acknowledged it. As The Verge points out, Windows 7 extended support doesn't end until January 14, 2020. A small cumulative update has broken one of Windows 10 preview build 18305's biggest features.

by | January 01, 2019 | 23:11

If you thought Samsung Galaxy A9's quad-camera is excessive, Nokia will be fitting a total of five cameras at the back of its upcoming Nokia 9 PureView . While the back features a 3D dual-curve design, the front appears to be flat. The camera specs aren't mentioned, but we've got Zeiss optics at play.

by | January 01, 2019 | 12:15

Google only trying to improve the user experience from the data of spam messages to " detect future spam for users ". However, once the feature is live, a pop-up message will be displayed upon opening the Messages app. However, Google says it doesn't save your phone number or the content of texts. Want more posts like this delivered to your inbox? Prior to the launch of the search feature, Google had introduced the web version of Android Messages to the delight of millions of ...

by | December 31, 2018 | 22:55

We are now also hearing about a specific Galaxy A50 , which could very well replace the Galaxy A8 (2018), according to reports. All of the Galaxy S10's signature features will be available on mid-range Samsung phones well ahead of the Galaxy S10's arrival, and the in-display fingerprint sensor won't be an exception.

by | December 31, 2018 | 19:25

Foxconn will assemble Apple devices at a dedicated unit at its Sriperumbudur facility in Tamil Nadu, Reuters reported on Thursday, citing sources. Apple did not immediately respond to a Fortune request for comment on the report. But within the product mix that it has got now, with the high-end iPhone XS Max and the iPhone XS, the third, the iPhone XR, appears to be doing well.

by | December 30, 2018 | 20:43

Well, since Google is the worst at keeping their plans hidden, it looks like we might see that phone sooner rather than later. The Lite variants of Google Pixel 3 will mark the return of Google smartphones in the mid-segment segment, after the commercialization of the Nexus 5X in 2015.

by | December 29, 2018 | 22:30

Many social media users weren't happy about the abrupt change and took to Twitter to voice their complaints. We quickly fixed the issue and feed is back to normal. The unwelcome update - which was likened to Tinder - was live for about an hour before it was rolled back. If you're still seeing the horizontal feed in the app, try restarting it, Mosseri says.

by | December 29, 2018 | 18:46

Assembling iPhones in India will also allow Apple to come back strong in the local smartphone market with reduced price tags for its devices. The CIPR survey further points out that of the iPhone XR buyers, around 16% had switched from Android phones and the rest from other models of iPhones.

by | December 29, 2018 | 00:26

A nationwide CenturyLink outage is affecting emergency call services for some people in western Washington on Thursday. The Federal Communications Commission was investigating the CenturyLink outage, Chairman Ajit Pai announced Friday. We apologize for any inconvenience this caused customers. CenturyLink posted several times via Facebook that it was working to solve the issue. "When an emergency strikes, it's critical that Americans are able to use 911 to reach those who can help".

by | December 28, 2018 | 19:29

Given the extremely negative response that the updated received from its users, Instagram may think twice about releasing the update to the public. Mosseri says if you aren't seeing the old system you should "restart your app". Social media users are notoriously resistant to change, so it should come as little surprise that a vocal number of Instagrammers were extremely unhappy at the adjustment to their feeds, particularly as it appeared there was no ways to revert back to normal.

by | December 27, 2018 | 21:09

A report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners found that more Android users are switching to the iPhone. There's a catch, though, as it requires a trade-in of an iPhone 7 Plus device launched two years ago. As recently as Wednesday, Apple was blasting out e-mails to shoppers that advertised the XR at $449 - provided customers trade in an older device. There could be any number of reasons for that, but we wouldn't be surprised if the iPhone XR's lower price tag of $749 is the main ...

by | December 27, 2018 | 19:23

Users across the globe are reporting the app switched within the last hour. And some of those posts happen to be ads. Given the extremely negative response that the updated received from its users, Instagram may think twice about releasing the update to the public.