Science

by | February 21, 2018 | 10:40

The Falcon Heavy mission had a pretty precious payload - Musk's Roadster and its dummy passenger named Starman. Mr. Steven will patrol the Pacific Ocean along with Just Read the Instructions for West Coast launches . For example, the total cost of a Falcon 9 launch is estimated to be about $61 million. The meeting, entitled "Moon, Mars and Worlds Beyond: Winning the Next Frontier" will include "testimonials from leaders in the civil, commercial, and national security sectors about the ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 10:10

Telstra said customers are still able to send SMS messages by holding down on the message and selecting the SMS option. "We are aware of the issue and we are looking into it, and will provide an update as soon as possible". Apple hasn't commented on the issue and it's unlikely they will, as the issue seems to be on Telstra's side. One Twitter user, Nikolai Hampton, reported that Apple's servers were not reachable by Telstra .

by | February 21, 2018 | 09:56

This will be Vargas' second stint with the Mets - he started two games for NY in 2007. "If he wins 18 games for us this year, we're pretty good", Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said, according to the New York Daily News. He had Tommy John surgery in 2015 and missed most of the 2015 and 2016 seasons. Last season the Mets watched as Syndergaard, Harvey, Matz, Zack Wheeler , Seth Lugo and Robert Gsellman spent extensive time on the disabled list, forcing the organization to dig ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 09:54

As spotted by XDA Developers , a recent commit on AOSP appears to indicate that Android P could implement a rule that would prevent background apps from accessing the camera . The term "idle" is for the "Doze" mode (not charging and screen off), where background apps' access to the network and CPU-intensive services is restricted.

by | February 21, 2018 | 06:49

The line between Chrome OS and Android has always been blurry, and that was even more the case when Android apps got support for running natively on Chromebooks. A current limitation is that the OS needs to be in tablet mode, suggesting that the feature will not work on traditional Chromebooks. Additionally, Android apps will have to support split-screen for the feature to work.

by | February 21, 2018 | 06:29

The Chandrayaan-2 mission is worth Rs 800 crore, in comparison to Interstellar that cost Rs 1,062 crore. ISRO's upcoming Chandrayaan-2 mission is cheaper than Christopher Nolan's movie " Interstellar ". The Isro chairman said, "We have chosen the landing site near the south pole as it has big rocks that are billions of years old. No other moon mission has landed in this area", Dr K Sivan said according to a TOI report.

by | February 21, 2018 | 05:40

So I knew right away they were going to be pretty good". "I think maybe I pushed maybe a smidge more yesterday because there was talk of only having two training runs, but once they confirmed that there would be three and we would race as planned on Wednesday, then I backed off a bit and focused more on the line".

by | February 21, 2018 | 05:37

Facebook has previously released information to the Congress that "Russian-linked ads may be as many as 10 million users in the US, while the posts from Russian agents were believed be as many as 126 million Americans", according to TechCrunch.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:50

The new display could be combined with wearable electronics and body sensors as well as communications chipsets to take health monitoring to a whole new level. Featuring nanomesh electrodes and stretchable wiring, the patch is flexible enough to bend as a wearer moves their body while still displaying the images.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:46

So far, little is known about it, other than a new team of designers hired on in Madison, Wisconsin is working on it. "This update has been delayed as the team's resources were focused on cheat blocking and prevention". That roadmap will cover the first half of 2018, which will "include a new map", alongside other "development and new content plans". Bluehole is also adding a new display to monitor remaining players when riding the plane.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:55

The Defense Ministry says Monday's successful mission test of the Arrow-3 interceptor is "a major milestone" in Israel's ability to defend itself "against current and future threats in the region". And, if it had a real target, would have hit it. A more advanced test is scheduled in Alaska later this year, said Moshe Patel, the director of Israel's Missile Defense Organization.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:15

Publisher Bethesda Softworks has announced that a new update has gone live for DOOM on the Nintendo Switch , with the update's big new features including the addition of motion controls to allow more precise aiming with the Switch in handheld mode.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:15

Weissach's latest treat is a 4.0 litre six-cylinder naturally aspirated engine. Porsche claims a 0 to 60 miles per hour sprint in a blistering 3.0 seconds. In its lightest configuration, this package reduces the weight of the 911 GT3 RS down to 1,430 kg. Featuring a standard racing-tuned chassis with dynamic engine mounts and rear-axle steering, six-piston front brake calipers and four-piston rears, along with 20-inch wheels featuring Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires, getting to the ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:06

Kasra Nouri, one of the protesters, has denied any involvement by members of the Sufi faith in the deaths of the police officers. Members of the Gonabadi Dervishes , who follow the mystical Sufi strain of Islam, considered a threat by the theocratic establishment, clashed with riot police after gathering at a police station to demand the release of members of their sect.

by | February 21, 2018 | 01:17

The Lexus UX concept unveiled at the 2016 Paris auto show is about to spawn a production version . Europe will get its first look at both the three-row RX L and the LF-1 Limitless concept , and to celebrate the F division's 10th anniversary, Lexus created a special edition RC F .

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:29

Changes for the M4 Edition 30 Jahre include the choice of two bespoke colours - Macao Blue and a matte finished Frozen Dark Grey, the latter unique for the United Kingdom market. The limited edition BMW boasts the M Competition Package , with 450 hp, an M Sport exhaust system and adaptive M suspension. The 20-inch wheels are exclusively available in Orbit Grey matt and feature a star-spoke design.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:08

Now, when you are searching for stickers, you'll be able to access the "endless" library of GIFs from GIPHY and unique animated stickers made by Snapchat team. This is contrary to situation where they are all laid out in one place. Press and hold on a sticker, then drag it to the trash, to remove it. The "voice filters" allows users to remix the sound of their voice in various different styles, including that of a cat or an alien.

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:05

Last year scientists had got to know from the data collected by Juno probe that the storms of Great Red Spot are estimated to be around 187 years old and could remain active after all of us are gone. The storm was once as large as four times the diameter of Earth, but more recent observations have shown that it's rapidly losing steam. Earth is also relatively small and rotates more slowly than Jupiter (which spins once roughly every 10 hours).

by | February 21, 2018 | 00:00

The TV station spoke with the girl's mother earlier on Sunday and she said her daughter had been in communication with a person online who lives in IL. Investigators say the pair headed north, and they tracked Johnson's phone to the Holiday Inn Express on Harrison Road. "She's lucky to be alive, she's lucky the circumstances are not any worse than they are", police said.

by | February 20, 2018 | 23:34

Talking about Baaghi 3's announcement, Sajid Nadiadwala stated to The Times of India, " Baaghi 2 has been a fruitful journey and a lovely experience for all of us". People have lots of expectation with this film since the first part of " Baaghi " was a hit. So far, I have put on 5 kg for the film. Together, we have a great story to tell in Baaghi 3 .

by | February 20, 2018 | 22:14

Spotify may be working on a smart speaker which will compete with the likes of Amazon Echo and Google Home . Last week, reviewers discovered a problem with Apple's HomePod , documenting that the smart speaker left white rings behind when removed.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:28

As of Season 2, the Battle Pass has 70 tiers to advance through, but with the start of Season 3 , 30 more tiers are being added to bring the total to a lofty 100 tiers. If you want a head-start, however, you can buy the new Battle Bundle , which includes the pass but instantly unlocks the first 25 reward tiers, all for a discount of 40%.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:05

Thankfully, Kevin Gammill, program manager for Microsoft's Xbox Platform Partner Group, has revealed via Twitter that the QHD resolution will soon be supported. Supersampling might deliver some impressive visual upgrades on 1080p displays, yet the benefits for those on 1440p monitors are limited. The important thing to remember is that the Xbox One S supports streaming video and Blu-ray at UltraHD resolution.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:40

This makes the Discovery Tour by Assassin's Creed: Ancient Egypt a completely new type of edutainment tool. Q: What carries over into New Game +? Assassin's Creed Origins is receiving a big patch today that brings the anticipated new game plus mode, and the museum-style Discovery Tour .

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:32

Nxp Semiconductors N V Com now has $40.18 billion valuation. NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ: NXPI ) closed its last session at $118.5. The stock traded with the volume of 5.12 Million shares yesterday. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 10 with "Underweight". Among 20 analysts covering Cyrusone Inc ( NASDAQ:CONE ), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold.