Science

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:48

The machine learning technique has been described by NASA as a new approach to artificial intelligence in which computers " learn " to identify planets through signals recorded by the Kepler telescope. If you want to search for planets among Kepler's weaker signals - which are far more numerous - then that haystack gets "much, much larger", he added.

by | December 16, 2017 | 08:14

The government has also raised customs duty on other electronic items including television, projectors and water heaters. The government has increased customs duty on various items including mobile phones, a finance ministry notification said- a move that will hurt the Cupertino-based giant Apple the most.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:22

It'll give you controls over what kind of posts you see from your ex, and which of your posts your ex will be able to see. "And that's going to get you to contribute more content, and that's going to get you ... "Just like in person, interacting with people you care about can be beneficial, while simply watching others from the sidelines may make you feel worse".

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:23

The two developed a neural network to search Kepler data for new planets. "New ways of looking at the data - such as this early-stage research to apply machine learning algorithms - promises to continue to yield significant advances in our understanding of planetary systems around other stars." said Jessie Dotson, Kepler's project scientist at NASA's Ames Research Center in the NASA press release .

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:57

This is an interesting way to get people talking about both GTA Online and Red Dead Redemption at the same time, and being able to hide this sort of content in an update to an online game is yet another advantage to treating at least some of the games in a developer's catalog as services that will never truly be "finished".

by | December 16, 2017 | 00:36

In a blog post today, AOL parent company Oath revealed AIM will no longer exist as of December 15, 2017. We've known this day was coming for some time now - AOL originally announced its plans to shut down AIM back in October , but now the day has come.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:53

This time, the Dragon is hauling almost 5,000 pounds of goods, including 40 mice for a muscle-wasting study, a first-of-its-kind impact sensor for measuring space debris as minuscule as a grain of sand, and barley seeds for a germination experiment by Budweiser, already angling to serve the first beer on Mars.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:33

Facebook on Friday launched Snooze , a way to temporarily unfollow a person, page or group for 30 days. Don't worry, those you snooze will not be notified. Facebook, in a separate post Friday by David Ginsberg, the company's director of research, and Moira Burke, a research scientist at the company, listed the new Snooze feature as one of several tools the social network offers to make its news feeds more healthy and meaningful.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:03

Those are huge for a reason because Blue Origin intends to offer commercial flights in the foreseeable future in which the capsule is created to accommodate up to six passengers. The capsule offers 530 cubic feet (15 cubic metres) of space - large enough for passengers to float freely and turn weightless somersaults. Blue Origin is clearly proud of the new spacecraft, which sports huge windows measuring 2.4 feet by 3.6 feet.

by | December 15, 2017 | 21:40

Pirates of Enchiridion is their next video game adventure which will be available next year for Xbox One, Playstation 4, PC and Nintendo Switch . Cartoon Networks Adventure Time has had a new announcement, a full-fledged open world RPG is set to be released in the land of Ooo in just the early months of 2018.

by | December 15, 2017 | 19:41

If you caught a pic you want to share, just click the submit photo button below. The National Weather Service based in Raleigh in the U.S. said the meteor shower has reached its peak but it still should be visible over the next few nights as well, but cloud cover will mean the meteors are less visible than last night.

by | December 15, 2017 | 19:31

Nah - he probably just wanted to make a dirty joke about the biggest news of the year. Last week, Ryan Reynolds addressed the merger by suggesting a possible Deadpool and Mickey Mouse team-up movie , where the actor stated it's, "time to uncork that explosive sexual tension between Deadpool and Mickey Mouse".

by | December 15, 2017 | 18:39

As a part of the flash sales, Xiaomi Redmi Y1 or Y1 Lite users will be receiving up to 280GB of additional 4G data. Xiaomi , one of the most popular mobile phone manufacturer in India may soon launch the successor of its flagship smartphone , Redmi Note 5.

by | December 15, 2017 | 16:33

With 500 nits of brightness, a P3 wide color gamut and support for 1 billion colors, users will experience true-to-life image quality for all of their projects. This means some workloads will be faster on the 10-core than on the 18-core. While most of investors' attention on Apple gravitates toward iPhones, Apple's Mac business is firing on all cylinders.

by | December 15, 2017 | 14:19

Now it looks like Chinese smartphone maker Vivo will be the first manufacturer that will be able to use the technology for its smartphones. A lot of people speculated that Samsung is going to be that brand because it faced a lot of heat a year ago for the awkward placement of fingerprint sensor on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus .

by | December 15, 2017 | 11:04

The next time you open Facebook to watch a video of cute kids trying British food, or an educational explanation about what happens when you hold your pee, you may have to sit through an ad first. That being said, the company committed to not derank viral videos: "Engaging one-off videos that bring friends and communities together have always done well in News Feed and will continue to do so", it promised in its blog post Thursday.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:05

However, as we near the end of 2017, new details have finally emerged to give us a better idea of what to expect from it. Although the pricing and release plans are yet to be confirmed, according to the sources , Samsung is planning to sell the speaker for around $200 (about £148).

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:54

It uses an all-in-one design, integrating the system into the monitor itself. Apple is also supporting the option to add standard photos and videos to VR project and 360-degree video can be shared directly to platforms like Facebook , YouTube and Vimeo.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:58

The Honor 9 is getting another sibling in the form of the Honor 9 Lite . Honor 7X sports a dual camera setup at the rear with a 16mp sensor paired with a secondary 2mp sensor for the capture of depth data. On the front, you will find an 8MP sensor with support for LED Flash. The video recording capabilities of the camera are, however, capped at 1080p. Huawei's subsidiary brand Honor is set to unveil a new smartphone dubbed Honor 9 Youth Edition on December 21.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:43

The stock decreased 1.12% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $70.82. About 9.94M shares traded or 10.24% up from the average. Extended Stay America, Inc. As per Wednesday, November 8, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $115 target. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 10 by Argus Research.

by | December 14, 2017 | 23:48

It is a mid-range phone through and through and, aside from the branding, might nearly be forgettable. The announcement of the smartphone is expected at MWC in 2018 in a few months. Some other reports also suggest that, HMD Global has a bunch of smartphones to release next year as we have some other Nokia devices with different model numbers.

by | December 14, 2017 | 19:23

It's coming to Android Lollipop phones as well as Android Marshmallow and Nougat tablets . However, Google has already begun bringing Assistant to Lollipop running smartphones with the language set to English in the major markets of the US UK, Canada, India , Australia, and Singapore and those with the language set to Spanish in the US, Spain, and Mexico.

by | December 14, 2017 | 19:23

While phones running Android 5 .0 and above will get the Assistant, Google says that only tablets running Android 6.0 and above will get the Assistant. Even though Android 5.0 was released 3 years ago back in 2014, a substantial amount of Android devices are still running the outdated version of the operating system, mostly because of Android fragmentation.

by | December 14, 2017 | 19:11

In the author Arthur C Clarke's science fiction book " Rendezvous with Rama ", a team of astronomers detects a cylindrical interstellar object entering the solar system, which they initially believe to be an asteroid . That may sound odd, but not when you compare that distance to how far apart we are now: More than twice the distance between Earth and the Sun. Using the world's largest directable radio telescope, at Green Bank in West Virginia, they are listening for electromagnetic ...