Science

by | February 08, 2018 | 09:29

At this point, the HDR+ photo algorithm of the Pixel Visual Core is not just exclusive to the Google camera app. "Your photos will be bright, detailed, and clear", the company has said in its blog post. When the Pixel 2 was announced, Google trumpeted how great its camera was, but they conveniently forgot to mention that a dormant Image Processing Unit called the Pixel Visual Core was inside the phone.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:42

While this is just a test flight for the Falcon Heavy , SpaceX's stated goal is to get the Roadster about 250 million miles away from Earth, its journey tracked by cameras and sensors on the rocket's upper stage. Tesla CEO Elon Musk's personal auto - a cherry red Roadster - was sacked into space on board the Falcon Heavy. If the rocket makes it into orbit, SpaceX will attempt to land the two side boosters at Landing Zones One and Two on land at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:31

As such Falcon Heavy costs just a quarter of the nearest competitor and is able to lift twice the amount of weight. Eager observers lined up early this morning to get a prime viewing area along the beaches south of Cape Canaveral. The first Falcon Heavy flight will even use two refurbished boosters from previous Falcon 9 missions. Nicknamed Starman, the dummy will listen to some tunes on its long and endless journey: David Bowie's Space Oddity .

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:59

According to development leader Naoki Hamaguchi, this new design was said to have finally got the go-ahead from director Tetsuya Nomura. According to some of the fans in attendance, there's been a change in Cloud's design. Other AVALANCHE members were also shown off, with Wedge being "refreshingly chubby" and Jessie as cute, which is sure to have Tifa fanboys wanting to know how the game's semi-stereotypical monk character has fared visually with the remake.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:57

More animals are being added-including a kangaroo, a swan, and a lobster. Previewed at the end of past year, Emoji 11.0 has now been finalized and includes 157 new emoji, bringing the total number of official emoji to 2,832. It's one of 157 new emoji being released to smartphones everywhere in the second half of 2018, according to Emojipedia . The foot and leg emoji will also support skin tones in the emoji 11.0 set.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:15

Kalanick was first introduced to self-driving cars when picked up in one by Alphabet CEO Larry Page. Waymo is suing for damages that could end up totaling more than a billion dollars. "There's lots of risk in a deal", Kalanick said. "Second place is first loser". Uber's legal team, on the other hand, portrayed the company's former leader to the jury as Google's friend-turned-competitor, who was not responsible for Levandowski's actions after he left his previous job and founded his own ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:59

Loads of celebrities have had their faces used in porn scenes without their consent, and the results are nearly flawless. As numerous videos acknowledge they are fake, it would be hard for a celebrity to claim defamation, and superimposing a famous face onto someone's else's body, rather than leaking private pictures or footage of an actual celebrity, means deepfakes don't necessarily count as revenge porn.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:42

The post "published extremely incorrect information, for this we are sincerely sorry", the company wrote, without naming either Instagram or the Dalai Lama, or explaining what the offending post was about. The Dalai Lama is a political exile with ambitions to split China's Tibet from the Chinese territory under the guise of religion. Recently, Marriott came under fire for listing Tibet, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan as separate countries in its emails and apps, while Delta Air Lines found ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:34

If you're already familiar with the F-150 Raptor, then you know the basic formula that makes up the Ranger Raptor counterpart. Of course, the best chassis in the world wouldn't be worth much without a powertrain to back it up, and to that end, Ford has developed a new, bi-turbocharged 2.0-liter diesel engine for the Ford Ranger Raptor , capable of up to 210 horsepower and about 370 lb-ft of torque.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:27

At the moment though, it's unknown if any of the major game developers or publishers will support Yeti and to what capacity. "An early iteration of Yeti was created to work with the Chromecast TV streaming stick, according to a person familiar with the project and another person who was briefed about it".

by | February 07, 2018 | 19:23

In traditional fashion, players will be able to play solo, or with a squad, as they are dropped into the oppressive environments of radiation infested Chernobyl. What stands FTW apart is its hostile environment-which houses "deadly anomalies" and a dynamic tactics-altering weather system. Fear the Wolves features a day-night cycle, and if you find the proper protective gear, you can freely explore zones that have been marked as off-limits.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:58

Over 18 million Apple Watches shipped in 2017, up by more than 54 percent from the year before, and well ahead of any competition, according to the latest study from Canalys . This is one of the main reasons behind major carriers of USA, Australia, and Japan keeping large stocks of the Watch before the holiday season began.

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:10

With iOS 11 .3 beta 2, Apple has enabled the battery health feature after the recent issues related to older iPhone batteries. Making amends, Apple promised to soon deliver an update that would give users more control over this kind of important performance management.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:53

A Samsung smartphone, with model number SM-C9150, has popped up on AnTuTu with some of its specifications. In addition, Samsung is said to be betting big on 3D tech with the Galaxy S10. At the time of writing it's most probable that this device will prove to be the Samsung Galaxy C10 or C10 Plus for China, although it could be named under the J series elsewhere as the Galaxy C7 (2017 ) before.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:15

In fact, according to reports, Focus Home Interactive and Deck13 have just announced the renewal of their partnership for the development of The Surge 2. An expansion for the game, "A Walk in the Park", was released by the end of past year. New players will also be able to embark on the ultimate The Surge experience with the Complete Edition, which includes the full game and all the DLCs of the title, including A Walk in the Park.

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:05

The Hot S3 is the first phone from Infinix to feature a Full View 18:9 display . On the specifications front, the Hot S3 comes with 5.65 inch FHD+ Full view display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 having resolution of 720×1440 with 2.5D curved glass.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:54

Willis was among the 15 track and field athletes that were announced last week for the games in the Gold Coast. Welterweight Pat competed for England at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014 and Team GB at Rio 2016, and is a two-time European Championships silver medallist.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:40

The analysis also ruled out an ancestral link with individuals inhabiting Gough's Cave 5,000 years earlier, who appear to have performed grisly cannibalistic rituals, including gnawing on human toes and fingers - possibly after boiling them - and drinking from polished skull cups.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:32

Crooks is running to become the Democratic candidate in the 88th district for Ohio's state legislature, which is now represented by Republican Rep. Bill Reineke . "You know, I'm automatically attracted to lovely (women)". More than a year earlier, Crooks had been one of a handful of women to accuse then-candidate Donald Trump of unwanted sexual advances.

by | February 07, 2018 | 11:16

Jaguar's justification for re-starting D-Type production? So there's no raised eyebrow upon hearing that some models were sold for as much as $21 million at auction as the D-Type is regarded as one of the most valuable and significant Jags of all time.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:43

President Trump , dishing out vitriol, insults and "alternative facts", has gone on the offensive to claim a partisan-hued memo from Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee "totally vindicates" him in what he once again called the "Russian witch hunt".

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:31

It's being reported today that the EU antitrust regulators will examine Apple's acquisition of British music discovery app Shazam following a request from seven European countries. But Shazam has struggled to find a way to make money off its technology, even as it said that it had reached one billion downloads on smartphones previous year.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:28

Insiders sold a total of 928,294 shares of company stock worth $41,180,871 over the last 90 days. In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:29

After the free weekend, PC owners can try out the new Outbreak co-op mode on the Rainbow Six Siege test server, which goes up on March 6 and is available through April. Excitement is at an all-time high as Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege gears towards its first co-op event - the highly anticipated Outbreak event. The newest Rainbow Six Siege update, composed of both a new operation (Operation Chimera) and a special Outbreak event, will be starting on March 6 of this year.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:22

The three new Shanghai players will certainly face obstacles as part of the Chinese team, as none of the South Korean players speak Mandarin. She went on to prove her innocence by posting a hour-long stream of her playing Zarya. Geguri and Shanghai Dragon's other Korean recruits will provide the team a much-needed boost after a poor debut at Overwatch League's inaugural season.