Sci-tech

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:31

The " Aadhaar linked e-KYC" service of UIDAI provides an instant, electronic, non-repudiable proof of identity and proof of address along with date of birth and gender, resident's mobile number and email address to the service provider. The UIDAI has asked both the RBI and the Telecom Department to conduct an audit of systems, processes, applications and documentations followed by Bharti Airtel "to ensure that the company is in compliance with their licence conditions".

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:26

With the 10.or D, Amazon India is aiming to compete against Flipkart's Billion Capture + ( first impressions ) smartphone. The 10.or D is powered by a juicy 3500mAh Li-Po high density battery that is claimed to deliver up to 70 hours of MP3 playback time, up to 25 hours of talk time, and up to 10 hours of internet browsing time.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:54

Apple is developing a version of the Apple Watch that can give you an EKG, Bloomberg reported. Apple is working on new technology for the Apple Watch that would let the device monitor a wearer's heart similar to a clinical-grade electrocardiogram, Bloomberg's Alex Webb reports.

by | December 21, 2017 | 23:36

For those at 4K, the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti hits 60FPS or higher in PUBG with the new Game Ready 388.71 drivers . Apart from game support some bugs have been addressed as well. If you're getting back into PUBG with the 1.0 release , it's probably best to download the latest GeForce drivers for your Nvidia GPU. Systems with GeForce 10-series Pascal cards might BSOD during Gears of War 4 , and G-Sync displays connected to Titan V cards can might blank out when attempting multiple HBM2 ...

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:59

Mayor Kasim Reed contacted officials with Chick-Fil-A to ask if they could assist in feeding those stranded at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport following a power outage that struck just after 1 p.m. Sara Melillo, who was traveling to Pittsburgh from Kenya, where she lives with her husband, Greg Presto, to spend Christmas with his family were stuck on the tarmac for six hours.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:31

Smith said a limited number of its employment contracts require arbitration for harassment claims, though the company has never enforced the provision. A great many responsible companies - Microsoft among them - have put in place a variety of internal processes so employees can escalate concerns. As many stories in the news and the #MeToo movement have shown, sexual harassment in the workplace is a problem in American society with newfound attention.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:25

The company during the last trade was able to reach a volume of 2.68 million shares. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) has declined 3.30% since December 21, 2016 and is downtrending. ADBE's institutional ownership was registered as 89.80% while insider ownership was 0.10%. Polen Cap Mngmt Lc invested in 7.55% or 6.29 million shares.

by | December 21, 2017 | 22:04

And the money has to be in by Thursday, so hopefully the Star Wars action figures are selling well - or it could all be over for TRU in the UK. Toys R Us, which has branches in Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford and York, previously announced plans to close 26 branches, with the loss of 800 jobs, under a company voluntary arrangement (CVA).

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:57

If your iPhone is slowing down, replacing the battery is the only permanent solution. Yesterday, we reported on a new development in the long simmering story about older iPhones beginning to feel sluggish after installing a new version of iOS.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:47

Finally, BB&T Investment Services Inc. bought a new stake in Activision Blizzard in the second quarter valued at approximately $189,000. ( ATVI ) it is observed that ATVI reported a decrease of -0.80% return in last trading session. Jefferies maintained the shares of ATVI in report on Wednesday, August 5 with "Buy" rating. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $7100 target. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Activision Blizzard from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:47

The word "Russia" will appear on the Olympic uniforms worn by the athletes granted an exemption from the country's doping ban. The other two members of the Russian four-man bobsleigh team had also fallen foul of the Oswald Commission and were likewise banned last month.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:44

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh , who's UPA government was charged with allegations of corruption after the verdict said that "The judgement speaks for itself..." But it was a corrupt and dishonest policy, which was already been upheld by the Supreme Court in 2012 by cancelling the allocations.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:46

The Redmi Note 5 is not coming anytime soon, instead, they are going to launch the Redmi 5 Plus smartphone. Though the super moderator has revealed that the Redmi 5 Plus is the successor of the Redmi Note 5, there is no official confirmation from Xiaomi regarding the matter.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:29

About 2.14 million shares traded. British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSEMKT:BTI) has risen 17.78% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Calamos Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0.76% or 119,728 shares. Greenwood Gearhart stated it has 42,087 shares or 2.34% of all its holdings. 443,400 are owned by Valiant Capital Mngmt Limited Partnership.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:21

After switching it on, it will recognize your photos on Facebook and will notify you. The notifications will rely on optional new tools that tap into face-recognition capabilities and already suggest friends to "tag" in pictures uploaded to Facebook.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:15

The proliferation of Google Assistant to devices beyond smartphones and tablets commenced not long ago, as more companies release so-called "intelligent household appliances". This can be done inside the Google Assistant app on a device. In the kitchen, Smarter and Whirlpool have adjusted their products to support Google Assistant, so you'll be able to control microwaves and ovens directly from your phone.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:11

Now that's better because it means the front-facing camera system be more powerful as the dual rear camera setup. The new model will keep the best features of the Nokia 8 but it will also have some new ones to offer, making it the best Nokia handset to launch until now.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:05

LG has announced a 34-inch ultrawide 5K monitor with Thunderbolt 3 connectivity, allowing a single-cable connection to a Mac that includes power. For its part, LG will be showing three new displays at the expo. It will have a QHD resolution, supporting G-Sync and Nano IPS. With its handsome signature Edge-ArcLine Stand and stunning 4-Side Edge Borderless Design where the picture literally drops off the edge, there is no mistaking this LG monitor for anything else.

by | December 21, 2017 | 03:12

Recently Google announced that it was cutting access to YouTube on Fire TV (and Amazon's Echo Show ) on january 1, 2018. Now you will be able to view YouTube in your choice of browsers without the need for a YouTube app. It offers a "true television viewing experience" with the intuitive controls being optimized for Fire TV devices. The move comes after Google earlier this month announced plans to pull its YouTube app from Amazon's Fire TV and Echo Show over the online retailer's ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:54

Activision holds onto the best-selling crown for another year thanks to impressive numbers for Call of Duty: WWII . According to Activision, it's the best selling remastered collection in the history of Sony's PlayStation 4 console, which is no slouch once you take into account how many remastered collections were released for this generation of consoles.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:12

The integration of Amazon's music services with Audi's MMI infotainment system and its MMI Connect app will give drivers of 2017 and future 2018 models of the Audi A3, A4, Q7, R8 and TT models the ability to blast out their Amazon Music playlists through their car's speakers without needing to worry about fiddly smartphone syncing or other distracting processes.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:40

The trademarks requests described Amazontube or Opentube as providers of "non-downloadable pre-recorded audio, visual and audiovisual works via wireless networks". This time Google cited the issue with Amazon not selling Google products like the Chromecast and Google Home , while also not making Prime Video available for Google Cast users .

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:15

The new 8Gb DDR4 die improves on the previous generation design with a 10% performance and 15% energy improvement. The new year is knocking at our doors and Samsung keeps on announcing its incredible new technologies. Samsung has applied new technologies to achieve this improvement, including the use of a high-sensitivity cell data sensing system and a progressive "air spacer" scheme.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:01

The layout of the three new maps are now a mystery, but Activision have offered some descriptions of them to get you started. The first is dubbed Valkyrie . Here, expect a medium-sized map with a "dangerous centre lane" targeted by mounted machine guns. There is also a new War Mode called Operation Intercept , where your job is to rescue French Resistance fighters who have been taken prisoner.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:39

Leaderboards on PC will be reset alongside the launch of 1.0 so all players jumping into the new version will presumably be on a level playing field when it comes to online ranking. The massive PC steam update also comes after some rather excellent news for Xbox, who now hold exclusivity over the game on console. Meanwhile, PUBG Corp.