Science

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:46

The 3D Touch tech, found in iPhones since the iPhone 6S in 2015, is a pressure sensitive feature that allows the devices to detect varying levels of pressure exerted on the screen by a finger. Apple is rumored to be working on its largest iPhone ever and two other phones. When the X launched previous year, Apple paid handsomely for the new Face ID system, stainless steel casing and sharper, more efficient OLED screen technology.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:43

It already drains an area roughly the size of Britain or the USA state of Florida, accounting for around four percent of global sea-level rise -an amount that has doubled since the mid-1990s. The programme, called the International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration (ITGC), is the largest joint project undertaken by the two nations in Antarctica for more than 70 years - since the conclusion of a mapping project on the Antarctic Peninsula in the late 1940s.

by | May 01, 2018 | 02:02

Barclays analyst Blayne Curtis and his associates have predicted in a recent research note that the new iPhones launching later this year may not come bundled with the Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, MacRumors is reporting. In addition, the Motorola Z Force also was unveiled without the headphone jack prior to the introduction of the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus .

by | April 30, 2018 | 23:41

The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 25.88%. Meditor Group Ltd decreased its stake in Exelixis Inc (EXEL) by 5.35% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Illinois-based Savant Capital Lc has invested 1.02% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Lincoln Corp owns 123,543 shares for 0.32% of their portfolio.

by | April 30, 2018 | 22:14

After having $-0.26 EPS previously, Frank's global N.V.'s analysts see -50.00% EPS growth. The stock increased 2.48% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $12.81. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, January 26 by Deutsche Bank. In Wednesday, April 11 report M Partners maintained it with "Buy" rating and $5800 target.

by | April 30, 2018 | 20:31

The European Union's trade commissioner is holding last-ditch talks with the United States today in a bid to gain permanent exemption from the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. Allowing the exemptions to expire would likely lead to retaliation from those nations and possibly trigger a broader trade war. "President Trump has been very clear for the a year ago that he's very focused on the trade deficit, and we're looking to correct that".

by | April 30, 2018 | 17:27

It is known as the pink moon because wild phlox, a type of flowering ground cover, is blooming at this time of year, according to the Old Farmer's Almanac . The full moon is what is known as a phase of the moon. The elliptical orbit of the moon also plays a role in how we perceive the eight phases, from the full moon to the new moon and everything in between.

by | April 30, 2018 | 17:29

He wrote in an investor note that Apple may take the opportunity to switch to "simpler branding" for the next iPhone models. There will also be a new thin-film sensor to be inserted in the display panel with this updated screen technology, although Kuo did not specify the exact benefit of this feature.

by | April 30, 2018 | 16:52

As it stands, Google's Android and Apple's iOS are the world's two dominant operating systems. With Google's core services not accessible in China anyway, this could be a breakthrough for Huawei's OS and if that happens it remains to be seen how many third-party apps it manages to attract.

by | April 30, 2018 | 16:52

Apart from the upgrade to 8.1 Oreo, it brings better battery management through the "Battery saving navigation buttons" that auto-dims the brightness whenever the smartphone is not in use. On the front is a 5-megapixel selfie camera with display flash, and f/2.0 aperture. As the name suggests, Nokia 8 Sirocco edition is an advanced version of the original Nokia 8.

by | April 30, 2018 | 15:56

It might be a while before they make their way to Blighty though. In yet another move in this direction, the social media platform has introduced a feature where one can "upvote" and "downvote" any post. "We didn't want to just build a Dislike button because we don't want to turn Facebook into a forum where people are voting up or down on people's posts".

by | April 30, 2018 | 15:28

On Friday MoviePass updated its terms of service again , this time banning all their users from seeing the same movie more than once. Lowe stated, "When we took that policy down, we saw some people turning MoviePass into a cottage industry, standing in front of a theater selling their tickets to Star Wars, or whatever".

by | April 30, 2018 | 09:50

If that weren't enough, Microsoft has made a decision to bring improvements to its Microsoft Edge browser. -Timeline, on Windows 10 PC, lets users go back in time to find their stuff, whether they were working on it earlier in the day, last week, or a few weeks ago.

by | April 30, 2018 | 01:18

Moving on from the success at Gold Coast, Modi noted the positive response to the "Fit India" campaign. "With 26 Gold medals and a total of 66 medals, India finished third in the Commonwealth Games this year", PM Modi said. The experience would be new for our youth and give them exposure to the real world, he said. Modi has promised to the farmers that the government's initiatives in agriculture will double farm income by 2022.

by | April 29, 2018 | 23:56

On Saturday evening, Leisang village in Manipur's Senapati district became the last village to be connected to the national power grid. All villages in India have now been electrified, according to data on a government website . "Their efforts today will help generations of Indians in the coming years", wrote the PM while sharing the pictures. But there was wide variation across states, with those such as Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh showing 100 per cent coverage, while only 55 per cent ...

by | April 29, 2018 | 21:27

CDT (1:06 p.m. EDT; 1706 GMT), a few seconds after igniting its BE-3 main engine for a pre-launch health check. "Launch preparations are underway for New Shepard's 8th test flight, as we continue our progress toward human spaceflight", Bezos tweeted on Friday morning.

by | April 29, 2018 | 16:08

In a study, which was published in the journal Nature on April 18, researchers revealed the extent of damage caused by global warming on the reef system. "And we must unlock new scientific insights that can help restore the reefs that have suffered damage", Dr Schubert said. "These funds represent an unequalled opportunity to create a legacy of hope for future generations".

by | April 29, 2018 | 01:52

The support includes committing a maritime patrol aircraft and approximately 40 personnel to the region to help "ensure effective implementation of UNSC sanctions on North Korea", according to the statement. Turnbull also stressed, that China's preparedness to impose those sanctions has been the critical change that had put the economic pressure on North Korea.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:11

NASA has canceled its Resource Prospector mission, which aimed to search the polar region of the moon for resources including oxygen, hydrogen and water . The mission wasn't for science it was to see precede human exploration, according to the LEAG. It would have been the primary USA lunar lander since Apollo 17 out of 1972, and the main ever USA mechanical rover on the surface of the Moon .

by | April 28, 2018 | 10:57

West's tweets come days after fans lamented a report from Hot 97 radio host Ebro Darden that West recently told him, "I love Donald Trump ", and defended a previous tweet in which the rapper complimented conservative commentator Candace Owens .

by | April 28, 2018 | 07:27

It's important to note the Cambridge Analytica crisis broke towards the end of the quarter and could take some time to have a material impact, if at all, on the world's largest social media network. Notably, its number of daily active users in the USA and Canada also grew to 185 million, after it had slightly declined to 184 million in December.

by | April 28, 2018 | 05:09

Polen Capital Management LLC now owns 6,362,305 shares of the software company's stock worth $1,114,930,000 after acquiring an additional 73,489 shares during the last quarter. The stock of Perry Ellis International, Inc. The Company offers products and services used by professionals, marketers, knowledge workers, application developers, enterprises and consumers for creating, managing, delivering, measuring, optimizing and engaging with compelling content and experiences.

by | April 28, 2018 | 04:22

Jasper Ridge Partners L P holds 0.13% or 41,143 shares in its portfolio. Glynn Limited Liability holds 0.5% or 50,000 shs in its capital. W-G Shaheen & Associates Dba Whitney & Co who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $506.34B market cap company.

by | April 28, 2018 | 03:37

Using genealogical websites - such as those made popular by 23andMe and Ancestry.com - which had genetic information from one of Mr. DeAngelo's relatives, investigators were able to connect DNA from one of the crime scenes collected almost 40 years ago and compare it against a pool of genetic profiles available online.

by | April 27, 2018 | 23:18

The energy-to-telecom conglomerate, led by India's richest businessman Mukesh Ambani , logged 17.26 per cent year-on-year (YoY) rise in profit and beat a Rs 9,350 crore estimate that some analysts had projected in an ETNow poll. It had posted standalone net profit of Rs 504 crore for the third quarter (October-December) of 2017-18. Shares of RIL rose 2.87% in early trade, buoyed by record earnings expectations.