Science


Next gen Nissan Micra teased ahead of 2016 Paris Motor Show premiere Next gen Nissan Micra teased ahead of 2016 Paris Motor Show premiere
- September 24, 2016

A facelift in 2013, and a price cut in 2012, helped a bit, but what was needed is an all new Micra, something we got a preview of with last year's Sway Concept. Hence the made-in-India new Micra is expected to be launched only by the end of 2017. A set of new, small displacement petrol and diesel engines are expected to power the new hatchback, while transmission options are likely to include a manual and a CVT. (more...)
WhatsApp twist: High Court allows new privacy policy enforcement WhatsApp twist: High Court allows new privacy policy enforcement
- September 24, 2016

The Delhi High Court on Friday allowed WhatsApp to roll out its new privacy policy but said it can not share data of its users collected up to September 25, 2016. Apart from this Delhi High Court has also directed TRAI to look into how such messaging platforms can be brought under legal regulations. The court said that while the issue relating to existence of the Right to Privacy as an actionable right was still pending before the Supreme Court, the privacy policy submitted by WhatsApp has ... (more...)
In about-face, Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president In about-face, Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president
- September 24, 2016

After months of appearing coolly confident about Clinton's chances, Obama has begun to acknowledge the alternative and get out on the campaign trail on her behalf. According to official figures released yesterday, trump leads vote intention in Iowa with seven points in advance (44-37) over the former Secretary of State, similar to the results obtained in Georgia, where Trump is a head of Clinton (47-40), digital site Politico reported. (more...)
Rajinikanth, Kamal wish speedy recovery to Jayalalithaa Rajinikanth, Kamal wish speedy recovery to Jayalalithaa
- September 24, 2016

Jayalalithaa would be discharged after being kept in the hospital for 12 hours under observation. Rajinikanth and Kamal took to Twitter to wish her a speedy recovery. "After "rahu kaalam" she will come back overcoming all illness", he said. Police blocked traffic on the Greams Road from Anna Salai to College Road and diverted vehicles via other routes. (more...)
Infinite Warfare Beta PS4 And Xbox One Release Date And Start Times Infinite Warfare Beta PS4 And Xbox One Release Date And Start Times
- September 24, 2016

However, this not an open beta, as to access the Call Of Duty Infinite Warfare beta players are required to pre-order the game in order to get access to it. Today, Activision has finally announced a schedule for the upcoming beta, which will be playable on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Furthermore, Infinite Warfare will enjoy upgraded visuals when played on a PS4 Pro, and that's not to mention the PS4 version's exclusive virtual reality experience that won't be found on Xbox or PC. (more...)
Mobile tells customers to avoid iOS 10, blames connectivity issues
- September 24, 2016

If that's you, then you can go into Settings General About on your iOS device and you should get the fix. You may have to wait a few hours if it proves popular, which is likely. Lots. Siri is getting a major upgrade so that it can be incorporated into third-party apps. It does end up fixing the problem for a while but having to restart your phone multiple times a day is a nuisance, to say the least. (more...)
Yahoo facing lawsuits in the wake of massive data breach
- September 24, 2016

News of the security lapse, which dates back to late 2014, could cause some people to have second thoughts about relying on Yahoo services, and raise questions about the checks and balances within the company. "The fact that a breach of this magnitude went undetected at a tech giant like Yahoo for two years is astounding". If the attack described by Motherboard is the same one, this timeframe means either Yahoo failed to inform Verizon prior to the agreement, potentially making it in ... (more...)
Google Wifi router detailed as daisy-chain mesh machine
- September 24, 2016

It's the ability to link multiple units together, wirelessly, to make one's own Wi-Fi network bigger. It could be perhaps to streamline their lineup of product offerings, but there's no real indication of them wanting to do so and it could just be that Google is trying to get their logo in front of the consumer as much as possible. (more...)
Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump
- September 24, 2016

It came after a weekslong campaign from Trump allies led by Mr. Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence . Mr Trump then threatened to " spill the beans " on Heidi Cruz. "To those listening, please, don't stay home in November", he said, pausing for cheers from listeners in Cleveland. Let's also not forget that Trump also attacked Cruz's wife and father. (more...)
Around 250000 Galaxy Notes Exchanged in US, Samsung Says
- September 24, 2016

For this reason, The Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) strongly advises air operators, passengers and crew of this safety risk and is recommending that Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices not be turned on or charged while on board the aircraft and not to be placed in checked baggage ". (more...)
United Nations urges US, China to ratify N-test ban treaty
- September 24, 2016

The U.S. and China, both permanent Security Council members are the last of five countries known to possess nuclear weapons that have not joined the treaty yet. The CTBT's International Monitoring System and International Data Centre rapidly detected the nuclear test conducted by the DPRK, offering a stark reminder of why the infrastructure built to support this treaty is so vital and why passing this resolution is so important, the statement said. (more...)
Benedict Cumberbatch: 'I thought Hamlet had wrecked my Dr. Strange dreams' Benedict Cumberbatch: 'I thought Hamlet had wrecked my Dr. Strange dreams'
- September 24, 2016

Empire Magazine has released the covers for their latest issue, featuring Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange front and center! The film hits theaters on November 4. According to Derrickson (whose previous credits include "Sinister" and "Deliver Us from Evil"), Cumberbatch was "the only actor we seriously considered", but " It just wasn't possible ..." Back then, Cumberbatch genuinely believed the Doctor Strange role had slipped between his fingers, telling Empire , "I really did ... (more...)
Ted Cruz Does a 180, Endorses Donald Trump Ted Cruz Does a 180, Endorses Donald Trump
- September 24, 2016

While admitting his differences with Trump , the senator said seeing Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton winning the presidency is unacceptable. The September 16-22 opinion poll showed that 41 percent of likely voters supported Ms Clinton, while 37 percent supported Trump . During an appearance on CBS's Face the Nation last Sunday, Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus made his disappointment with Cruz clear, and essentially said Endorse, or you'll never ... (more...)
Despite The iPhone's Jack Problem, Apple-Owned Beats Release New Wired Headphone
- September 24, 2016

This new feature should be coming in an update to iOS 10 but for now it's only available to beta testers like myself. Apparently , if you own an iPhone 7, you can adjust your button preferences by going to Settings General Home Button. (more...)
IPhone 7 sales vary in reports
- September 24, 2016

Resolves an issue that prevents the headphone audio controls from working temporarily. We've already seen some stunning representations of what the iPhone 7 Plus camera is capable of, but now we're back with some more examples that drive the point home even further. (more...)
Honda S Dream Goes Nearly 262 miles per hour on Three-Cylinder Power Honda S Dream Goes Nearly 262 miles per hour on Three-Cylinder Power
- September 24, 2016

Honda may have built some rather epic Formula 1 cars in times gone by but the accolade of the Japanese marque's fastest ever vehicle has been taken by a speed demon powered by a tiny 660 cc engine. That being said the engine used to power the S-Dream to its record wasn't just lifted straight out of an S660. Powered by a base engine from the Honda S660 roadster which produces 64 hp in standard guise, the powerplant was given an overhaul changes to the lower engine block to a steel construction. (more...)
SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion Caused By Helium System Breach SpaceX Falcon 9 Explosion Caused By Helium System Breach
- September 24, 2016

SpaceX said it has recovered and catalogued most of the debris from the explosion in a hangar for inspection. The timeline covers less than one-tenth of one second. The rocket blew up while going through pre-launch prep on a landing pad, and no one was injured, but SpaceX has had some difficulty figuring out the cause , and shared very little info before now. (more...)
Few smartphone users interested in phones without headphone jacks
- September 24, 2016

So what's so good about the iPhone 7 , and if you have an iPhone 6s, is it worth upgrading? Although the iPhone 7 camera performs much better in low light, it seems to suffer from ugly, post-processing artefacts - particularly on shadows. (more...)
Oculus Rift millionaire secretly funded pro-Trump trolls through crafty Reddit pseudonym Oculus Rift millionaire secretly funded pro-Trump trolls through crafty Reddit pseudonym
- September 24, 2016

Next, he may be most closely associated with the kinds of anti-Clinton Facebook memes that even strident Donald Trump supporters roll their eyes at - as The Daily Beast reports , Luckey is the financing behind " Nimble America ", a Conservative group with a focus on viral, anti-Clinton memes. (more...)
Authorities: 2 injured in shooting at mall north of Seattle
- September 24, 2016

Authorities say four people were slain and the gunman was still on the loose. Heading to Seattle on the freeway, Ben Hagood was driving through the area around 7:40 p.m. Sgt. Mark Francis, the spokesman, said that survivors inside the mall will be transported by bus to His Place church at the corner of Pease Road and Burlington Boulevard. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 next »