Sci-tech

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:44

The company's Switch console has sold 10 million units in just nine months. That's sold through to customers, not sold to retail. It's also slightly ahead of the the Wii, which sold around 9.27 million units from its October 2011 launch until June 30, 2007.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:26

Today's deal shows that it had set its sights on a much bigger target. The deal will not include Australian and New Zealand shopping centres carrying the Westfield brand. Westfield Corporation co-chief executive Steven Lowy and chairman Frank Lowy announce the details of the deal on Tuesday. Christophe Cuvillier, Unibail-Rodamco's CEO, said he had vast respect for the Lowy family and the Westfield team and would use the combined strength of the two companies to create more "superior ...

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:21

It's been almost 20 years since the release of Atari Jaguar, and the former giant is ready to make a comeback with a brand new machine. You'll be the first to know before pre-orders go live. It will also run Linux and come preloaded with "tons of classic Atari retro games ", as well as some current titles that different studios are now developing.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:23

Along with the latest security patch, the December update also brings improved system stability along with a few enhancements to Nokia 3's UI. HMD Global led Nokia is keeping their promise and has started rolling out the Android 8 .0 Oreo Beta update for the Nokia 5.

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:50

While quantum computing is complex, to say the least, Microsoft says its kit is created to be used by all developers, including those who aren't experts in the field of quantum mechanics. That will give people the background they need to start playing around with aspects of computing that are unique to quantum systems, such as quantum teleportation .

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:44

As we mentioned there, the movie is based on an honest-to-goodness 3DS spin-off of the Pokemon games that, until now, haven't seen a release outside of its native Japan. The game was rated as PEGI 3, suitable for all age groups. Detective Pikachu's trainer will be played by The Get Down's Justice Smith , and Big Little Lies' Kathryn Newton will play a junior journalist assisting the pair.

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:42

On Tuesday, it was ranked 92 on the Apples iTunes most downloaded apps chart, and it didn't even crack the top 100 apps in the Google Play Store. "Today, it's used by hundreds of millions of people around the world, across multiple platforms", he continued.

by | December 12, 2017 | 13:06

by | December 12, 2017 | 12:14

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. Finally, Oppenheimer reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $17.00 price target on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a research report on Friday, September 1st.

by | December 12, 2017 | 11:26

He said Facebook had eroded the core foundations of how people behave. He goes on to add, "The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops we've created are destroying how society works". "In the back, deep, deep recesses of our mind, we kind of knew something bad could happen". He also said that he refrains himself and his kids from using the social media by responding that he "innately didn't want to get programmed", and the kids? He went on to state that he "doesn't use this shit" ...

by | December 12, 2017 | 11:26

The app now includes three genetic sticker packs as well as Star Wars and Stranger Things packs. But with the feature arriving at the same time as Star Wars: The Last Jedi , you'll find a few augmented reality characters from a galaxy far, far away, too.

by | December 12, 2017 | 10:50

RBC Capital Markets maintained K2M Group Holdings, Inc. The stock increased 0.48% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $10.39. About 10.58 million shares traded. Therefore 25% are positive. Pacific Ethanol had 13 analyst reports since October 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Sunday, September 17 with "Buy".

by | December 12, 2017 | 10:47

Southern California Edison said that outages and surges had left up to 85,000 customers without electricity. The steady team of firefighters making their way toward Ventura and Santa Barbara counties is due to an agreement between agencies called mutual aid.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:54

Subscribe to the NVIDIA blog , follow us on Facebook , Google+ , Twitter , LinkedIn and Instagram , and view NVIDIA videos on YouTube . Moorhead called Nvidia's Titan V announcement a "bombshell", adding, that the GPU "appears to be a powerful, capable new offering from Nvidia , great for simple entry into desktop-based machine learning training and inference".

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:26

They have yet to release their names or identify the shooter. "When they called over the intercom that it was not a drill, we went to the corner of the room out of sight from the door and just started hiding". The school was placed on lockdown, and the police said students were evacuated by bus to a nearby school soon after the shooting. Aztec is a rural town of 6,500 people in the heart of northwestern New Mexico's oil and gas country and near the Navajo Nation.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:09

Many are wary of embracing bitcoin because it has no central bank backing it and no legal exchange rate. The one-month bitcoin contract on the CFE opened at 6 p.m. New public filings suggest that the launch of new bitcoin futures products in the US has renewed a push to launch exchange-traded funds (ETFs) tied to the cryptocurrency.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:25

Are you excited to see clothes crafting and gardening coming to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp in next month's update? "You'll be able to plant and grow all sorts of flowers in your own garden plot". Pocket Camp is now hosting an in-game event, where if you add more than 30 people on your friends list you'll be rewarded with Leaf Tickets. Other updates are in store, too-but they weren't outlined in the notice.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:21

The slain duo has been identified as Mushtaq Ahmad R/O Anantnag 30yrs and Tariq Ahmad R/O Thumlehall 25 yrs. SSP Shopian Shriram told GNS that both security guards who were injured in the attack succumbed to injuries at Pulwama district Hospital.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:18

For the full story see this weeks issue of New Idea - out now! The American actress, 36 - who has met Her Majesty privately several times - is then likely to join the royals' main festive celebrations at Sandringham, Norfolk, starting on Christmas Eve.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:22

But LG G7 is still under the wrap. So far, the company's flagship only use fingerprint scanners and with more and more competition adopting the iris-scanning technology, it is high time for LG to catch up. It means fewer sensors will be required on the front, leading to a slimmer top bezel. Additionally, the scanner will ask you to follow a series of illuminated dots (pattern) with your eyes to unlock the phone, which ensures that the scanner can not be fooled by a photograph.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:25

You can grab it for $399 from Best Buy and Verizon right now. Still no word on Google Store availability. I know we are eagerly trying to get our hands on one from Google for review, so when we do, we'll be posting our Unboxing and Hands-On videos as soon as we can! As voice enabled assistants take over the world, it is easy for us Android users to just accept that Google Assistant is king.

by | December 11, 2017 | 18:47

The fake app was likely propelled through the ranks by the current crypto currency frenzy and the success of apps like Coinbase, TechCrunch notes, which is not to say that the situation isn't unusual all the same. The actual company, MyEtherWallet.com, has made it very clear that they have no connection to the app whatsoever. Coinbase has been valued at $1.6 billion and has acquired the top position in the Apple's U.S.

by | December 11, 2017 | 18:24

HP said more than 460 laptop models were affected, including the EliteBook, ProBook, Pavilion and Envy ranges, dating back to 2012. For the second time this year HP users have to patch their systems because a keylogger has been discovered .

by | December 11, 2017 | 17:06

Moving on, we recently heard that the LG G7 may sport some advanced all-in-one iris scanner and front camera array, and it now seems that Samsung is looking to upgrade its iris scanner tech aboard the Galaxy S9 series in 2018 as well. The rumor to this effect was first picked up by Korea Herald and cites its source as someone who is privy to Samsung's efforts on this front. Alongside the improvement in hardware, Samsung is developing software to more accurately and safely recognize ...

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:36

It's a way for officers to help kids in need who may not otherwise get any Christmas presents. "There's several private businesses and citizens - just today (Thursday), we received $700 in checks to go to Shop with a Cop today", Gibbs said.