Science

by | May 22, 2018 | 22:13

Protesters who marched to the Thoothukudi Collectorate against the expansion of the Sterlite Copper plant owned by Vedanta limited were stopped by barricades put up by the police. DMK working president M.K. Stalin condemned the police action, saying the state government should have sorted out the issue earlier through talks with the protesters.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:38

The SRH bowlers, known for their disciplined bowling, found themselves at the receiving end. After the loss of two early wickets (Parthiv Patel and Virat Kohli ), RCB seemed to have lost the plot. Royal Challengers Bangalore kept their playoff hopes alive by trumping Sunrisers Hyderabad by 14 runs at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Thursday (May 17).

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:57

Hello Games' Sean Murray announced during an Inside Xbox Livestream who confirmed that the update will come along with a full-fledged multiplayer. No Man's Sky may have underwhelmed upon its original launch, but it's clear Hello Games is passionate about creating an experience true to its original vision.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:57

The players who have competed in 50 matches will unlock a unique spray. Battle Royale has released its brand new competitive mode, 'Solo Showdown , ' a limited-time mode where winning players can score points for massive in-game rewards.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:27

MANILA, Philippines - Google's launched a rebranding and splitting up of what was formerly known as YouTube Red . In an interview at Recode's Code Media conference, YouTube chief executive Susan Wojcicki offered clues as to why the company chose to split its premium content and rebrand its premium service.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:28

Samsung India has also shared a video on Twitter that shows off the front side of the phone while also revealing the date of sale of the Galaxy J6 in India which is May 22. The Galaxy J6 will run on Android 8.0 Oreo. While the resolution hasn't been confirmed, it is rumored that the Galaxy J6 could feature a 5.6-inch 720 x 1480 HD+ resolution AMOLED display .

by | May 17, 2018 | 21:30

In January, RED confirmed that its first smartphone, the upcoming Hydrogen One, would boast "unprecedented carrier support" and that it would launch during the summer months of this year. In its press release for the announcement , Verizon also plays up the phone's ability to have a holographic display . Are you planning on picking up the RED Hydrogen One whenever it launches? Studios in Los Angeles on either June 2nd or June 3rd.

by | May 17, 2018 | 18:26

Developer Benji Kay, who specializes in audio tools and games for the web, explained that postponing the policy will not fix the many issues that have appeared. Chrome begins with a list of more than a thousand sites where Google found that the browser's users typically played audio or video with sound. We're doing this to give Web Audio API developers (e.g.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:58

Federal officials blamed the truck's driver for failing to yield, on the driver for relying too heavily on Autopilot, and on Elon Musk-led Tesla - the National Transportation Safety Board ruled that Autopilot contributed to the crash by allowing lengthy disengagement from the driving process, on a roadway unsuitable for the semi-autonomous-driving system.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:47

While the source of the causative chemical, trichlorofluoromethane (CFC-11) is yet unknown, the finding is likely to trigger a global investigation to determine exactly where it is being released from, and who is responsible for it. It is destroyed only in the stratosphere, some nine to 18 miles (14.5 km to 29 km) above the planet's surface, where the resulting chlorine molecules engage in a string of ozone-destroying chemical reactions.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:48

On top of being more affordable, the publication's sources said the new devices will also significantly differ in design. In addition, the surface tablets are also expected to arrive with rounded edges like the standard iPads . That would put the new Surface tablets at around nine hours of battery life - not bad, but hardly stellar. Last Quarter Apple shipped 9.1 million tablets to be number one.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:03

And in the course of a month this service will be available in Canada, Germany, France, UK and other European countries. Freed from those duties, YouTube Red will be transformed into YouTube Premium and offer what subscribers have always equated YouTube Red with: ad-free original content.

by | May 16, 2018 | 11:01

In terms of camera, the Honor 10 hosts a dual camera setup on the rear comprising of 24MP + 16MP sensors with f/1.8 aperture, LED flash and PDAF (phase-detection autofocus) for fast focusing. The smartphone also has an impressive 24 MP front-facing selfie camera, which can do face unlock and can also record native 1080p video footages at 30fps.

by | May 16, 2018 | 10:33

Pick & Ban system will be there to keep the gameplay fresh since it provides an extra layer of strategy between teams, as each side tries to counter their opponents' picks during the banning phase. The tactical first-person multiplayer shooter Rainbow 6 Siege isn't quite ready to run out of steam just yet despite its relatively old age. Well, Ubisoft is serving up yet another free weekend from May 17 to May 20.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:58

What this means is that all of you cryptotraders will have no problems managing your "money" and accessing it via all sorts of avenues. The idea behind the phone isn't so much about mining for cryptocurrency itself, but acting as a node for a native blockchain network that can be used to facilitate cryptocurrency trading amongst the phone's users.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:48

The US social network , which has spent years coming under fire for failing to delete abusive messages , will not display tweets from users who have exhibited certain "troll-like" characteristics. Twitter's approach, which it outlined to reporters in a briefing on Monday, is distinct because it is content neutral and will not require more human moderators.

by | May 16, 2018 | 07:40

A global audience will be watching when Prince Harry weds his USA fiancee Meghan Markle on Saturday , but most Britons don't care much, a YouGov poll said on Monday. And now, it's been revealed that Markle's father was paid for staged paparazzi photographs. "Ever since Meg's relationship with Harry was made public two years ago, we have lived our once normal lives under the spotlight every second", Thomas Markle Jr.

by | May 16, 2018 | 06:28

That could account for some people hearing " Laurel " and others " Yanny " - some people may be more susceptible to this particular illusion than others. The debate rings similar to that of " the dress " from the early months of 2015. A very helpful Twitter user adjusted the pitch of the recording to show this.

by | May 15, 2018 | 17:13

At this price range, the company is looking to take on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro , which is available at Rs. 14,999 for its 4GB RAM , 64GB storage , and Rs. - Design aside, the Realme 1 also boasts of an AI-powered MediaTek Helio P60 chipset coupled with 6GB of RAM . Based on the design of the phone shared on the Amazon page, it looks like there is no fingerprint scanner at the back or on the front of the smartphone.

by | May 15, 2018 | 16:14

Now, whether Xiaomi calls the phone Redmi Y2 in India is what we will have to wait and see. However, what is interesting is that the phone is likely to launch in India as the Redmi Y2 instead of Redmi S2 . As for the Redmi Note 5 , this handset comes in two versions as well - a base 3GB + 32GB version for Rs.9,999 and a higher priced 4GB RAM + 64GB version for Rs.

by | May 15, 2018 | 15:34

In the meantime, the Nokia X6 prices, at least the ones for the Chinese market, have already been revealed . However, as per earlier reports , the Nokia X6 was expected to arrive with 3GB or 4GB of RAM . The TENNA listing has revealed that the upcoming Nokia smartphone will come with dual-SIM support, Bluetooth v5.0 and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The pricing details of the 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM are yet to be revealed, but what is sure so far is that these models are definitely going to be ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:21

For power, the vehicle packs two counter-rotating blades that will whirl 3,000 times a minute - 10 times the rate of a standard Earth-based helicopter - and enable a seamless flight. On its first flight, the helicopter will make a short vertical climb to 10 feet (three meters), where it will hover for about 30 seconds. Therefore, designers "had to scrutinize everything, make it as light as possible while being as strong and as powerful as it can possibly be".

by | May 15, 2018 | 14:20

The Transparency Center will showcase the history of Kaspersky Lab products and, by extension, the company's commitment to protection. On Tuesday, the cybersecurity firm said that "a number of core processes" will be shifted from Russian Federation, including customer data storage systems and processing "for most regions".

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:53

You guys and girls already know what to do here, so get to it. If you are new to the battle pass challenge system in Fortnite , essentially by ranking up you will unlock more outfits, gliders , emotes etc. Then again, Epic Games could simply use the format of the mode for use with a new crossover entirely by replacing Thanos and the Infinity Gauntlet with another superhero or villain possessing similar attributes and a different item .

by | May 15, 2018 | 12:48

Netflix announced on Monday they are staying in the Guillermo del Toro business. I suspect this will be pitched at a slightly older audience, though. Guillermo del Toro earned four Academy Awards for his riveting romantic fantasy, The Shape of Water . He's recently branched out into blockbuster fare with the Pacific Rim movies and this past year won his first Best Director Oscar for The Shape of Water .