Science


Google Arts & Culture app can match your selfies to famous paintings Google Arts & Culture app can match your selfies to famous paintings
- January 15, 2018

This viral selfie trend is actually being driven by a Google app called Google Arts & Culture. The Google Arts and Culture app boasts a pretty large catalog of classic artwork, which helps explain. Fall Out Boy star Pete Wentz and United States actress Felicia Day hopped on the bandwagon this weekend and shared their matches on Twitter. It should be noted that this functionality is only available in the U.S. (more...)
Nintendo Announces Mario Tennis Aces for Nintendo Switch Nintendo Announces Mario Tennis Aces for Nintendo Switch
- January 15, 2018

Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition will also be coming to the Nintendo Switch this spring. In TV mode, it will run at 30 FPS in 1080p resolution. For the first time in over half a decade, Nintendo has begun to restore trust in the relationship with its fans. (more...)
Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone vs Idea Cellular Reliance Jio vs Airtel vs Vodafone vs Idea Cellular
- January 15, 2018

We previously compared plans offering 1GB data per day. Its prepaid plans starts from Rs 19 and goes up to Rs 9999, a big reason why the company has gained a significant amount of user base in such a short duration. In fact, if this plan comes under Airtel's Unlimited Combo, then the voice calling will be unlimited without any FUP. The Rs. 98 sachet pack gives 2.1GB of data for 14 days. (more...)
Honda, Volvo, Lincoln Win Vehicle Of The Year Awards At NAIAS Honda, Volvo, Lincoln Win Vehicle Of The Year Awards At NAIAS
- January 15, 2018

Since 1994, the Detroit auto show has recognized the North American Car/Truck of the Year, with the winners voted upon by a jury of 60 automotive industry journalists from across the US and Canada. "It was time to create a new Navigator and take that rightful place in the segment for Lincoln". Each of the 60 jurors had 10 points to award in each of the three categories. (more...)
Sensex soars to record high, Nifty eyes 10742 Sensex soars to record high, Nifty eyes 10742
- January 15, 2018

Indian markets ended higher on Monday. Sentiment boosted on upbeat IIP data and supportive global cues. Nifty surpassed its intra-day record of 10,690.40, which it reached on January 12. HDFC and ICICI Bank were the top gainers on both indices, while Hero MotoCorp, GAIL, Eicher Motors and Tata Motors DVR lost the most. Global cues were mostly positive, with new record closing highs on Wall Street, higher commodity prices and optimism over corporate earnings offering support. (more...)
Freedom Planet Devs Tease a Nintendo Switch Release Freedom Planet Devs Tease a Nintendo Switch Release
- January 15, 2018

When compared with the variety of apps available on the PS4 and Xbox One, the Switch is far behind when it comes to offering users other things to do aside from playing their games. The massive interest in the development of a Nintendo Switch emulator is a nod to the hybrid console's vast popularity ever since it was launched in March previous year. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 specs leaked - new features revealed
- January 15, 2018

To remind you, Samsung Galaxy J7 prime is sold as Samsung Galaxy On Nxt and Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime in select markets. Now ahead of the launch, the smartphone has been spotted on GFXBench benchmarking website. While Samsung fans wait for the device's release, here's a roundup of rumors, leaks on the Galaxy S9's features and launch date. Hopefully, more details will come to light in the days to come. (more...)
Micromax to launch 1st Android Oreo Go phone this month Micromax to launch 1st Android Oreo Go phone this month
- January 15, 2018

There have been rumours around the Indian smartphone manufacturer planning to launch an Android Go device. While this is the software part, chipset makers like Qualcomm and MediaTek are also reportedly working on optimizing their processors for Android Go. (more...)
KeyCorp Comments on Activision Blizzard, Inc.'s FY2019 Earnings (ATVI)
- January 15, 2018

The institutional investor held 1.83M shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $117.90 million, up from 1.82 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Amalgamated Bank owns 89,454 shares. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Llc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Activision Blizzard, Inc . (more...)
A Look into Insmed, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSM) Shares
- January 15, 2018

About 2.87 million shares traded. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BCRX) has risen 75.08% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. Cenovus Energy's payout ratio is 7.02%. Almost Family, Inc.is given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 4 holds. Therefore 31% are positive. CubeSmart had 40 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Teens Risk Their Lives With 'Tide Pod Challenge' Teens Risk Their Lives With 'Tide Pod Challenge'
- January 15, 2018

However, many who participate in the challenge on video choose to bite into the pods, causing the detergent to explode into their mouths. The most recent, uploaded today, has already been viewed close to 12,000 times. Following the craze, Tide issued a statement: "Our laundry packs are a highly concentrated detergent meant to clean clothes ..." Procter & Gamble, the maker of Tide products, says that the pods "should not be played with. (more...)
Nintendo: Expect More Nintendo Switch Titles From EA Nintendo: Expect More Nintendo Switch Titles From EA
- January 15, 2018

EA has mostly abandoned the Switch with the exception of this game, and it appears to be an exceptional game from them. Nintendo is going to need something to sell players on its paid online service, and what better way to do that than by bringing Super Mario Maker over from the Wii U? Additionally, Mario Tennis Aces is getting a Story Mode - the first in the series since Mario Tennis: Power Tour for Gameboy Advance. (more...)
Tourist Boat Bursts Into Flames, 16 Injured Tourist Boat Bursts Into Flames, 16 Injured
- January 15, 2018

The speedboat, King Poseidon 959 , picked up 26 Chinese tourists - including three children - from Phuket province on Sunday morning for a trip to the Phi Phi islands. Xinhua reported on Sunday that China's tourism authority has initiated an emergency plan to help the Chinese injured in the explosion. Mahima said each injured victim would be eligible for up to Bt500,000 (US$15,800) in compensation from insurance. (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces Announced for Nintendo Switch
- January 15, 2018

That changes when the game hits shelves on February 16. These can not be purchased separately. Mario Tennis made its debut on the Nintendo 64 (not to be confused with Mario's Tennis on Virtual Boy); its last installment was Wii U title, Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash . (more...)
Heaps of New Games and Ports Revealed for Switch Heaps of New Games and Ports Revealed for Switch
- January 15, 2018

Check out the rest of the Nintendo announcements (with groan-worthy narrated clips) at the Direct page . And in seemingly classic Nintendo fashion, the company built up the suspense to nearly unprecedented levels simply by not giving any notice ahead of time. (more...)
Scientists spot massive ice deposits on Mars Scientists spot massive ice deposits on Mars
- January 15, 2018

It would be a tremendous find, as it would not only expand our understanding of Mars, but also provide new leads in the search for life and provide a potentially necessary resource for a manned mission to the planet. . Scientists, using a National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa