Science

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:28

Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 4,651 shares of the chip maker's stock worth $156,000 after purchasing an additional 265 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, May 31 by Canaccord Genuity. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 200,851 shares of company stock valued at $7,357,436.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:56

Paris, Punjab, Pune". "I am making the film with Karan Johar and that's it". Hrithik Roshan's Kaabil was also expected to hit theatres on January 26, but he also had to reschedule it to January 25. Salman Khan was to earlier co-produce the film with Johar, but the Tiger Zinda Hai (2017) superstar backed out after good friend Ajay Devgn was reportedly upset with Khan siding with his nemesis Karan Johar.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:27

The Meltdown and Spectre exploitation techniques abuse speculative execution to access privileged memory-including that of the kernel-from a less-privileged user process such as a malicious app running on a device. However, Apple says it planning to test and release fixes that address the Spectre exploit soon. But the most recent operating system updates for Mac computers, Apple TVs, iPhones and iPads protect users against the Meltdown attack and do not slow down the devices, it added, ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:10

The controllers have been available in Europe and Japan for a while now, but it is finally coming stateside. Unfortunately, for those of us in the USA, the individual units (left or right) or the complete set were not released in America. It's worth noting that if you bought the Splatoon 2 bundle from Wal-Mart, the seperate Joy-Cons are actually flipped. "Keep your #NintendoSwitch looking fresh when you play #Splatoon2 with these new Neon Pink and Neon Green Joy-Con controllers!" On the ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:14

There's a 32GB storage option also available for those looking to buy the new Nokia 6 for cheaper still which is nice. On the front, it has an 8-megapixel camera . It's 2018 and HMD Global seems to be taking the center stage with the release of a new Nokia handset. If and when it does arrive the current price is 1,499 yuan (around $230/£170/AU$295) for the 32GB version and 1,699 yuan (roughly $260/£195/AU$335) for the 64GB one, making it potentially slightly cheaper than the ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:54

CES 2018 is right around the corner, and HP is ready to hit the ground running with its latest pair of Chromebooks , the Chromebook 11 G6 and Chromebook 14 G5. These Chromebooks measure less than 19mm in thickness and have cleared the military test standard MIL-STD 810G. Even with the added protection, you can equip both Chromebooks with up to 64GB of internal storage, but from the looks of it, they also feature microSD card slots.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:30

Some also expressed concern that the strategy looked like planned obsolescence meant to drive users to replace aging devices with new iPhones. Now if you've noticed your iPhone lagging behind in terms of performance but can't be too sure, there are some ways to check for it.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:51

Climate change , caused by fossil fuel emissions, is behind the large-scale removal of oxygen in open waters. "Combined effects of nutrient loading and climate change are greatly increasing the number and size of "dead zones" in the open ocean and coastal waters, where oxygen is too low to support most marine life ", said Dr Vladimir Ryabinin, executive secretary of the International Oceanographic Commission, which formed GO2NE.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:08

By this point, in addition to destroying ozone, the chlorine in the CFCs would have reacted with methane and produced hydrochloric acid. Unlike other satellite instruments that require sunlight to measure atmospheric trace gases, the MLS uses microwave emissions and thus can measure trace gases over Antarctica during the key time of year: the dark southern winter, when the stratospheric weather is quiet and temperatures are low and stable.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:14

The second was the newly identified population called Ancient Beringians who included the infant. UAF archeology professor Ben Potter and an worldwide team of scientists he worked with has discovered evidence of a previously unknown, ancient people who were among the first to cross over from Asia to Alaska more than 15,000 years ago.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:49

Meanwhile, Baaghi 2 was initially supposed to release on April 27, 2018, but has now been preponed to March 30, 2018, instead. Starring Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani, Baaghi 2 is nothing short of a star-studded action blockbuster. They were seen exchanging garlands and it looked like a marriage ceremony. The film, which went on floors in September 2017, will witness Tiger pair up with Disha Patani for the first time.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:25

Most of the concerns regarding the speculative processing flaw have centred on a particular exploit based on the same underlying vulnerability which may be effectively specific to Intel processors, dubbed Meltdown . There is no evidence that hackers have taken advantage of the vulnerability - at least not yet. How big is the risk? It's good security hygiene in general, but all the more important with this new world of exploits in the wild.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:14

Announced by the the company's consumer arm this week, the recall covers batteries sold with selected laptops over between December 2015 and December 2017. HP said it's providing BIOS update to put affected batteries in Battery Safety Mode, which discharges the battery and prevents it from charging until Battery Safety Mode is disabled.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:46

This solution will work on ANY Nintendo Switch console regardless of the now installed firmware, and will be completely future proof. Super Mario Odyssey was the Switch's best-selling game during its first calendar year, and more than 60% of Switch owners in the U.S.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:15

One can see Sony is still following its age-old loop design in these devices as well. Specifically, the XA2 is listed with a 21MP, 4K-capable rear camera and 7MP front-facing selfie cam. The Xperia XA2 is expected to have a 5-inch display, while the XA2 Ultra has a 6-inch display. The Xperia XA2 will come with a 7-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calling.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:17

LG's 4K UHD projector promises great cinematic experience thanks to its excellent 4K picture quality and portable size, meaning that the movie environment can be created in any room of the house at any time. The Mirror Reflector may also be used as a lens cover to protect the projector from dust when stored away. As far as content goes, customers won't have any issues finding anything to watch.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:53

The company said that the processor will be able to reliably handle "realistic face-tracking filters", which is basically what Animoji does, although Samsung will probably distinguish its filters from the iPhone's cute animals. So expect technically demanding games to run a little better on Samsung's processor. In addition, the Exynos 9810 has an LTE Cat. A 1.2 Gbps LTE modem baked into the chip will allow for "ultra-fast" LTE speeds, as well up to 6x carrier aggregation.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:26

The left and right boosters are standard Falcon 9 rockets, but the center unit has been reinforced where the side boosters attach. The test will see all 27 Merlin engines on the rocket's three cores ignited simultaneously for the first time-engines that will produce about 5.1 million pounds of thrust at liftoff, making the Falcon Heavy more powerful than any now flying rocket in the world.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:11

Regardless of how that turns out, the moon will be faithfully making its rounds up in the sky. Some people including Nasa are referring to it as a super blue blood moon, and whatever you call it, it will make for a lovely, unusual night. "But it's another great chance to watch the moon". NASA said: "The moon will lose its brightness and take on an eerie, fainter-than-normal glow from the scant sunlight that makes its way through Earth's atmosphere".

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:55

Amazon got a head start this year in moving Alexa from speakers to screens , first with the 7-inch Echo Show smart display, and then with the diminutive Echo Spot alarm clock. With the built-in cooking device controls in the Smart Home Skill API, you will make it easier for your customers to control your cloud-connected microwave.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:33

Nokia 6 (2018) has been doing the rounds for quite some time now. Pricing and availability of the phone will be revealed when the device launches tomorrow if the report is to be believed. There are two models based on storage which is 32GB and 64GB, accompanied by an expandable memory slot up to 128GB via microSD card slot. The new model definitely brings along more power, but it also keeps some of the best features of the previous one.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:32

Apple is known for its typically smaller acquisitions that fold specialized teams into existing products at the company. Apple has released a new, easier-to-learn language, Swift, a revenue-sharing model for subscription apps and has moved more of its software research out into the open.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:27

Concerned citizens can now use forms made available by the German justice ministry to report content that violates the new law, as well as material that has remained online for longer than the 24 hour period given in which networks can act.

by | January 02, 2018 | 23:50

New year, new beginnings. In October 2017, CCP Games laid off almost 100 employees, shutting down their studio in Atlanta, Georgia and greatly reducing the staff at their now former Newcastle branch. The developer has enjoyed growing success over the last few years, self-publishing cult hit 3D platformer Snake Pass in early 2017, as well as taking over development of LittleBigPlanet 3 from Media Molecule.

by | January 02, 2018 | 23:50

Past year was an epic one for altcoins with many of them increasing in price by thousands of percent. Ripple , more specifically XRP , is now holding the place as the world's third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap after Bitcoin and Ethereum.