Science

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:57

Surprisingly, Apple Music has struggled to compete on the data front in the streaming landscape, lagging behind Spotify on its quality and depth of algorithmic recommendations despite acquiring music data startup Semetric in 2015. The most obvious short-term play for Apple is to keep the existing Shazam service, but make it more Apple-focused. Shazam lets users identify songs, movies, TV shows, and commercials from short audio clips.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:22

NetherRealm Studio's superhero fighter, Injustice 2 will be providing players with the opportunity to try out the game this weekend - for free. Additionally, players will also have the chance to try sekect DLC characters in the single-player Multiverse mode.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:16

The company has announced this iMac Pro in the early of this current year and promised to start its shipping from the December month. Compressor has also been updated to let 'users deliver 360-degree video with industry-standard spherical metadata'.

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:22

Their time aboard marked the first long-term increase in crew size on the USA segment of the International Space Station from three to four, allowing NASA to maximize time dedicated to research on the station. This means that, after 139 days in space, the Italian Space Agency's (ASI) VITA mission is over. Soyuz MS-05 with the crew heading for the Earth undocked the International Space Station and began the flight to the Earth, the Mission Control Center said on Thursday.

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:08

A recent study led by Danish scientist Julius Nielsen found out these shocking details after analyzing the female Greenland Shark that roamed in the icy waters of Arctic. " Fish biologists have tried to determine the age and longevity of Greenland sharks for decades, but without success", said Steven Campana, a shark expert from the University of Iceland .

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:43

The combination of active and passive safety measures helped deliver an overall Euro NCAP rating of 85 per cent. "However, Euro NCAP frequently raises the bar in its testing regime - and the Fiat Punto's adult occupant protection of 51% is more than 30% below the average for Superminis tested in 2017".

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:30

Other new features include an AI-powered whiteboard app that can recognise freeform drawings and turn them into standard shapes, and an extension of capability within OneDrive and SharePoint to automatically recognise the content within images and automatically extract searchable text.

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:27

Facebook previously claimed as many as 126 million Americans - around half of the U.S. population of voting age - may have seen around 80,000 posts that were published by the IRA. While Twitter's response to the British electoral commission has not been made public, a CNN investigation in November found that a small number of Kremlin-linked accounts pushed pro-Brexit spin on the morning of the referendum.

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:03

This lawsuit, filed in US district court in California, has the potential to disrupt development of a game that is already more than five years in development and has yet to deliver on many promises to its backers. So goes the statement from CIG, who has indeed switched engines. But the lawsuit doesn't stop there. Things are not looking good for Star Citizen and Squadron 42 .

by | December 14, 2017 | 06:11

Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc . was covered by a number of analysts recently, 0 rated the stock as Buy, 0 rated Hold, 0 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. Similarly, investors look up the share price over 12 month periods. On the other hand if price drops, the contrary is right. What Historical Figures Say About Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc .

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:27

GSMArena has reported this with a couple of snapshots which shows the company's new flagship phone with Nokia 9 . From the images , the Nokia 6 (2018 ) seems to take a form that's quite similar to that of the Nokia 7 . Especially with the Nokia 9 still MIA. Also on the software front, the phone should come with the ' Bothie' feature that Nokia introduced with the Nokia 8 .

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:11

The video game company giant has been around for decades and over their course of development, Nintendo has often referred to their own mobile handheld devices rather than using the smartphone or tablet route. However, Nintendo doesn't plan to take ownership stakes in its future partners. There is no denying that mobile games are becoming more and more popular, especially noted with the announcement of the Life is unusual mobile title announced just yesterday , and Nintendo themselves ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:53

After a brief partnership with Tesla in its early years, Toyota split up with the Silicon Valley company and declared that hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles would lead the automotive revolution, not battery-electric cars. In September, Toyota teamed up with smaller domestic rival Mazda to develop electric vehicles. Prominent South Korean battery makers such as LG Chem and Samsung SDI develop their products in-house and supply them to customers as-is.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:16

Insider trading activity is a great indicator of how a stock is performing, so let's take a look at Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. The rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Sector Perform" on Thursday, March 16. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co given on Wednesday, June 14.

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:41

In the series, Boss Baby will "navigate the cutthroat corporate jungle gym of Baby Corp " while still just trying to be a regular baby. The new series will be executively produced by Eisner-award winning American animator Noelle Stevenson , who will adapt the character for a modern take.

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:09

These ticks would have sucked dinosaur blood nearly 100 million years ago. This new species, which they've dubbed Deinocroton draculi , or "Dracula's awful tick" was also encapsulated in Burmese amber, with one engorged with blood and bloated to eight times the size of the others.

by | December 13, 2017 | 15:50

The revamped Nokia 3310 , the sturdy Razer Phone, Oppo F5, OnePlus 5 and Nokia 6 round up the latter half of this year's top 10 most searched consumer devices. Google news trends in the United States focused on natural disasters including hurricanes Harvey, Jose, and Maria. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion was the top trending search query made on Google this year, according to the 2017 Year in Search results announced today.

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:04

Hurt by sturdy competition given by the new entrant Reliance Jio , Idea's consolidated losses had surged to Rs 1,107 crore for the September quarter from Rs 328 crore for the three months ended on March 31, 2017. "Given the wall of liquidity, a good paper will always find a lot of people who will benefit from it", Sanjiv Bhasin, EVP-Markets & Corp Affairs, India Infoline told ETNow.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:23

While tightening restrictions are likely to hamper a re-entry to the Chinese market for Google, the firm has increasingly focused on exposing its AI products in China. "And we want to work with the best AI talent, wherever that talent is, to achieve it", Fei-Fei Li wrote in a statement. Google's search and most of its other services such as Gmail were blocked following the company's refusal to censor its content in 2010, four years after it entered the country on more friendly terms.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:21

But for a long time , the word simply meant "imbecile". People flocked to their dictionaries - or Google - to look up the word after "SNL" lampooned Ivanka Trump with a mock commercial for a fragrance called Complicit . "The feminism of this big protest, but it was also used in a kind of specific way: What does it mean to be a feminist in 2017?" There was another spike when White House adviser Kellyanne Conway , the first woman to run a successful U.S.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:47

In case of the Geminid meteor shower , so named as the meteors appear to originate from the constellation of Gemini, it is not a comet but an unusual asteroid called 3200 Phaethon, discovered in 1983, the eminent scientist said. What are meteors and meteoroids? To increase the chances of seeing meteors, choose a site at least 40 miles from a major city, Astronomy.com said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:42

Apple has launched a simple but useful new feature for the App Store: the ability to preorder apps and have them automatically download upon their release. For example, being able to pre-order new seasons of TV shows could work. A representative told TechCrunch that an iOS app is now in development. The move comes as Apple looks to tweak its App Store and comes a year after it started offering app subscriptions.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:10

President Donald Trump signed a new NASA policy directive on Monday, Dec. 11, which will aim to send the USA space agency back to the Moon for the first time since 1972. In what has been described as ground breaking move by the USA media, President Trump has vowed that the U.S. will not only plant a flag and leave a footprint on its surface but instead gather vital information that will provide a foundation for a future trip to Mars.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:51

As of April this year it measured around 10,000 miles (16,000 km) wide, making it about 1.3 times the diameter of Earth. This most recent discovery was made thanks to data from Juno's most recent trip over Jupiter , which was widely reported on at the time.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:35

As with all seasonal events this includes new themed-maps, new skins, and a brand new playmode. Why, it's the Overwatch Winter Wonderland event running from today through January 2nd with Snow Brawl, new skins and old favorites. Things get even more complicated with the addition of Ice Walls and Ice Blocks. Mei's Snowball Offensive has returned, although it will now be available in Black Forest alongside Ecopoint Antarctica.