Science

by | August 13, 2017 | 03:46

Morocco holds the record as the country most often turned down by Federation Internationale de Football Association. Africa has only hosted the World Cup once, in South Africa in 2010, but this will be Morocco's fifth bid. FIFA's rotational hosting policy means Africa is one of four confederations that should host the world cup as Europe, Asia and Latin America. Morocco's last-minute move takes on the joint bid between the United States, Canada , and Mexico .

by | August 13, 2017 | 02:09

It's called Colorful Balloons, and it looks and functions like Facebook's Moments app. It was released through a separate company without any hint of Facebook's affiliation. But it has reportedly found a workaround in the form of Colorful Balloons. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has spent years courting the potentially lucrative Chinese market: He's given a talk in Mandarin and gone jogging in Tiananmen Square.

by | August 13, 2017 | 01:55

Also in the latest issue of Edge Magazine , Bungie makes it known that Destiny 2's open beta didn't contain the final version of how Energy weapons are supposed to work against AI combatants with elemental shields. Another issue found with the help of our friends in the console Beta. In addition, the Warlock has been fixed to have the same melee range as other classes.

by | August 13, 2017 | 00:59

Elon Musk reached to Twitter to reveal the cause of his excitement while he also compared the Dota 2's complexity with Chess and Go. Even for new players, playing against bots is generally only encouraged for those that have absolutely no MOBA experience.

by | August 12, 2017 | 01:15

Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab acquired 298,473 shares as Nvidia Corp ( NVDA)'s stock rose 26.83%. Nomura lifted their target price on shares of NVIDIA Corporation from $90.00 to $110.00 and gave the company a "reduce" rating in a research report on Friday.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:17

But this isn't the case, as although the team to total 30 kills first wins the Team Deathmatch game, Mercy resurrections can take away from a the total kill count of a team . The first player to reach 20 kills in the mode will officially be declared the victor. If you don't quite make it but you're in the top four, you'll still receive one win credit against your loot box tally.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:28

Tesla investors are confident the company can scale up appropriately to meet the 500,000 vehicle production target for next year and one million in 2020. In March, the company raised $US1.4 billion through a convertible debt offering. When Tesla was courting equity investors during its initial public offering roadshow, he described the company as a "freaking technology velociraptor" set to revolutionise the world.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:09

HBO , which previously acknowledged the theft of "proprietary information", says it's continuing to investigate and is working with police and cybersecurity experts. In addition to the ransom letter and internal documents, the hackers' dump includes a odd video summary of next week's Game of Thrones episode, with stills from the show adjoining a plot summary.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:41

The company has shed some light on the cameras for the V30 already, which will have a f/1.6 aperture , allowing for even clearer images in low-light situations. This allows LG to add more tech into the same area without devoting more of the internal space to the camera. LG V30 is all set to launch on August 31 at the IFA 2017 and it seems that the company has started teasing some key features of the upcoming device.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:24

Accusing Kalanick of being "selfish" by packing Uber's board with "loyal allies", Benchmark alleges that the ousted CEO broke the law by trying to pave the way for his own return. Benchmark was one of the earliest investors in the ride-sharing firm and holds a seat on its board of directors. Earlier today, Uber's first employee and original CEO, Ryan Graves, stepped down as the company's senior vice president of global operations, but announced that he will maintain his board ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:34

US Andersen Air Force Base on Guam hosts the nuclear-capable B-1B strategic bombers, which were sent back by the US to the Korean peninsula on Tuesday, according to Yonhap news agency, citing South Korean military sources. mainland. North Korea experts have long advised against overtly hostile threats to the North, particularly given how little is known about the country's unpredictable young leader, Kim Jong Un, and his stewardship of the world's largest standing army.

by | August 10, 2017 | 01:20

Called the LG Q6 , the 5.5-inch full HD display smartphone comes with a "FullVision Display" with an 18:9 screen ration. The LG Q6 brings in the marquee feature of the G6, a Full Vision display with an unusual aspect ratio of 18:9.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:54

The T-Mobile REVVL features a 5.5-inch HD screen, a 1.5Ghz Mediatek MT6738 processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage that is expandable with a microSD slot, a 3000mAh battery, and Android 7.0 Nougat. You can either return it to T-Mobile and start paying for another phone, or pay it off and keep it. On Demand program. T-Mo explains that most of the smartphones available through JOD are higher-end models, but now T-Mobile is making several of its Smartpicks available through JOD, too.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:38

Earlier this year, Android founder Andy Rubin surprised everyone when he announced the Essential smartphone. When the Essential Phone finally does launch, which could now reasonably be near the end of August or the beginning of September, it will have to face-off against the heavy-hitters of the industry.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:22

Stargazers in Việt Nam will get the opportunity to see the Perseid meteor shower , the largest one this year, between Saturday midnight and early Sunday morning. It can be seen every year when Earth passes through a cloud of the comet's debris. It is noted that the most intensive it will be on the night of 12 on 13 August.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:21

Scientists have formally christened one of the newer dinosaurs in the American Museum of Natural History. The long-necked dinosaur was discovered by a shepherd in the Argentinian desert province of Chubut in 2012, after he noticed the tip of a large fossil bone sticking out of a rock.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:20

State transportation officials recommend that people find an event or designated location to safely watch the eclipse. The path of totality will be a 60-mile band passing from Washington state to SC. Demand for gas is forecast to stop growing in the U.S.by 2040 as new technologies such as battery storage ramp up to provide backup for wind and solar, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:18

HBO , which previously acknowledged the theft of "proprietary information", said it is continuing to investigate and is working with police and cybersecurity experts. The original version, as it was stolen from HBO's servers, was called "Vivianne Contact list", according to that source. The hackers, who illegally broke into HBO's computer networks, claim to have taken 1.5 terabytes of data, including the fourth episode of season seven, which aired in the US on Sunday, and was released ...

by | August 10, 2017 | 00:15

After a heated exchange between President Donald Trump and North Korea that culminated in Pyongyang threatening to envelope the United States territory of Guam in missile fire, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid bare the US's resolve against intimidation.

by | August 09, 2017 | 01:42

The game will also offer higher quality textures while for those who play it on a standard 1080p screen, they will be able to enjoy improved visuals and post-effects on their PS4 Pro. Essentially, if this does turn out to be a bluff, Ninja Theory didn't just show us Senua's battle with mental health but also played a few mind games with us.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:44

The Nintendo hardware will sell for $200.00 but will not include the actual ported rebooted game, which is sold for $40.00. On Thursday 24th August at 12PM CEST, legendary Metroid producer Yoshio Sakamoto, and José Luis Márquez, creative director of Mercury Steam, will discuss the upcoming 3DS release, Metroid : Samus Returns .

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:40

The device runs on Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 835 SoC. Coming to the specifications, Samsung Galaxy S8 Active sports a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display (2960 × 1440 pixels) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The phone includes a larger 4,000mAh battery , giving better battery life than with the standard 3,000mAh battery . Other features that might be of interest are; the Samsung Knox backed security, a selection of biometric features such as fingerprint and iris ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:34

Details on most of the i9 CPUs have been circulating around for a while now, as Intel likes to include little spoilers in their monthly price sheets , but now we get the official "set in stone" specs for all the models. The most affordable Core i9 chip is the $999 (£767) 10-core i9-7900X, which still offers a healthy 3.3GHz base clock that boosts to 4.3Ghz, presenting a powerful processor at under half the price of the Core i9 pack leader.

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:35

Just days after the launch of MIUI 9 , Mi 5X , along with many other things, the company is now believed to be working on its next big project, Mi Note 3. In addition to the standard Nougat features, Xiaomi has incorporated its own in-house developed value-added features such as Universal search (a powerful search engine that can differentiate your image by typing in keywords, including your conversations), Smart assistance (to locate the anything from apps to information), two steps for all ...

by | August 09, 2017 | 00:14

This is all very cool, but unfortunately, today's eclipse is just a partial eclipse , and those of us in the United States are on the wrong side of the world to view it IRL. This full moon will actually get some special treatment, showcasing a shallow, partial lunar eclipse in the Eastern Hemisphere. This eclipse and the upcoming total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21 are related in that they are both part of a single eclipse season.