Sci-tech

by | November 20, 2017 | 12:53

According to Google Forums, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 customers have experienced unusual image banding in their photos and videos, taken via front and rear cameras with LED flash. Tapping on any one of the suggestions will bring up links for performing a web search or performing an action through other relevant apps. Google Lens was announced by Google at its annual I/O developers conference back in May this year.

by | November 20, 2017 | 12:37

Developer Steve Troughton-Smith notes that the A10 appears to handle macOS' boot and security processes , such as passing firmware to the main Xeon processor and managing media copy protection. However, the coprocessor itself would enable the system to enhance power efficiency and make the interface speedier by handling low-power tasks. Apple now ships a custom ARM chip called the "T1" in its latest MacBook Pro models that feature Touch ID and the Touch Bar.

by | November 20, 2017 | 09:58

China said Thursday that a "dual suspension" proposal to handle North Korea was still the best option, referring to a freeze of North's nuclear and missile program and a freeze of South Korea-U.S. Pyongyang has made clear it has little interest in negotiations, at least until it has developed a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the USA mainland.

by | November 20, 2017 | 08:34

As this is the second time the smartphones have received such an update, it is practically the end of the line for the. The new update carries the Oxygen OS version 5.0 with Android 8.0 Oreo. OnePlus also requires you to give feedback on the bug reporting forum . The update is now available as OTA for all users. "The OTA will reach a small percentage of users today, and we'll begin a broader rollout in a few days".

by | November 18, 2017 | 22:56

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 4.46% since November 16, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.66% the S&P500. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, eighteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.

by | November 18, 2017 | 07:32

Users need to tap it to take a photo or add a photo from the library. When users will open Instagram using the browser, they will find the camera icon at the top left corner of their feeds. Instagram said these two new features will be available to everyone "in the coming weeks". If Instagram can get its Stories institutionalized worldwide before Snapchat gets there, it could lock in a long-standing audience.

by | November 18, 2017 | 06:45

The issues surrounding fake news are complex: first, you have world leaders using the term "fake news" as a way to deligitamise all media coverage of their regimes, and then there is the widespread sharing of misinformation, either by unwitting participants or actors hoping to interfere with democracy.

by | November 17, 2017 | 23:16

The benchmark Sensex opened in the green by rising 164 points today, buoyed by value-buying in select blue-chips at a time of firm Asian cues. The BSE Sensex today skyrocketed 414 points to 33,521 and the NSE Nifty raced past 10,300 as banking stocks led a solid rally after Moody's upgraded India's sovereign credit rating.

by | November 17, 2017 | 22:55

The Sub Inspector was identified as Imran Ahmad. Reports said that a Sub Inspector (SI) was killed while a Special Police Officer (SPO) was injured after militants opened fire on a search party. Meanwhile, authorities have chose to impose curfew-like restrictions in eight police station areas of the city as a precautionary measure. The officer said that had he been with the police, his body would have first gone to the PCR for mandatory autopsy.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:43

The gadget was first unveiled in June this year when Apple said it would go on sale in the U.S. for $349 (£265). Apple has delayed its HomePod smart speaker , pushing the launch of the Siri-powered Amazon Echo rival back into 2018.

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:07

From Jogoo Road it turned back heading to the city centre. "My anger is with that guy called Uhuru Kenyatta". Mr Odinga boycotted the new vote, saying electoral reforms had not been made. In what is seen as the last chance for legal scrutiny of the vote, the court will rule on Monday on cases that seek to nullify the rerun election. Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet and Nairobi County Commander Japhet Koome had outlawed the Nasa supporters' assembly at the airport citing ...

by | November 17, 2017 | 15:42

The company is planning early prototypes of a new modem chip that it announced during the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. Today, Intel proudly announced it's 5G modem business road map. Apple's relationship with Qualcomm is becoming increasingly strained as the legal battle between the two drags on. So that it will be the huge opportunity for Intel to supply 5G modems to Apple and the company reportedly have a team of multiple thousands working on 5G.

by | November 17, 2017 | 11:26

The vote had to go through two rounds, with France winning 18 in the first round, South Africa 13 and Ireland eight. In the aftermath of what was a shocking result, there were widespread reports that SA Rugby, remarkably, had failed to secure the two votes assigned to Rugby Africa .

by | November 17, 2017 | 11:07

Wireless charging is nice if you don't want to plug your phone every time you want to charge it. You also need to put your phone on the charger. A few weeks ago, we learned that the three iPhones that support wireless charging out of the box will get even faster charging speeds in the near future, via a software update.

by | November 17, 2017 | 08:08

It's described by WB as a mode in which you'll "Crush the rebel Ologs and Uruks in your forces as they seek to undermine the Bright Lord". Shadow of War's first paid expansion is also releasing on November 21. This will be a "Overlord vs. Overlord" fight and will allow players to earn powerful rewards and upgrades. Finally on December 12 Brutal Difficulty will be added, kicking things up a notch compared to Nemesis as there will be no last chances.

by | November 17, 2017 | 07:21

Facebook is going all in on video. After launching a host of video-centric features over the previous year, Facebook is also testing 4K quality of videos. The unified inbox in the Community tab will be a central point of all comments from Facebook and Instagram , as well as any messages that creators receive via Facebook Messenger .

by | November 17, 2017 | 07:00

Xbox Game Pass is an Xbox One , Xbox Play Anywhere, and Xbox 360 backward compatibility game subscription for Xbox One; an active subscription is required to play games. New games will be announced for December soon. So that means for subsequent months, you will have to pay the regular fee. When it comes to games, there are plenty of deals to choose from, including The Evil Within 2, Wolfenstein II and Middle of Earth: Shadow of War , which will be available for $25 each.

by | November 17, 2017 | 06:54

The BOGO deal applies for the following smartphones: the Apple iPhone 7 , 7 Plus, and 8, the Galaxy S8 , S8 Active, and S8+, the Samsung Note 8, and the LG G6, V30, and V30+. $80 off on Twilight Magenta Ultimate Ears BOOM 2 , giving it away nearly as free in just $99.99, and 40% off on Speckled Magenta mophie powerstation mini .

by | November 17, 2017 | 06:50

He said 70 years have "passed but they ( India ) could not get it (PoK)". "Both India and Pakistan must sit together with the people of both parts of Kashmir and work out internal autonomy for both parts within the existing borders", Abdullah had said.

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:54

Nintendo Switch has had a strong first year with incredible new releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , Super Mario Odyssey , and Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, but November is all about older ports for Nintendo's hybrid home/handheld console.

by | November 16, 2017 | 17:10

WhatsApp "Delete for Everyone" feature was rolled out a few days back. Now Spanish Android blog Android Jefe has discovered a way around this feature, and claims that deleted messages on the device can still be accessed by the recipient.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:54

Aston Martin and Red Bull have revealed the first details of their track-only version of the Valkyrie hypercar . The AMR Pro is what happens when you unleash the likes of infamous Red Bull F1 designer Adrian Newey on a project free from racing series' regulations and road vehicle concerns.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:58

The M7 Power's display has a 2.5D curved glass on top and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 technology. Clearly, Gionee has moved away from the value for money segment, and going against the likes of LG, Oppo , and Vivo. It measures 156.35 x 75.65 x 8.6mm and its weight is 199 grams. It offers connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:52

While briefing the media about anti-militancy Operation Kund, he said, "Relentless social media campaign has been started by Pakistan to lure youth to join militancy". Pertinently, a Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militant and an army man were killed during the gunfight that eruptd on Monday evening in the same area. "The 15-25 age group is immature and is unable to differentiate between good and evil", Khan said while talking about the driving force behind the locals joining militancy.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:49

And last week, Tencent bought a 12% stake in Los Angeles-based social media company Snap Inc. EBITDA amounted to CNY 24 billion, up from CNY 15.8 billion in the third quarter of 2016, while capex amounted to CNY 3.4 billion, down from CNY 3.6 billion in the third quarter of 2016.