Science


Tesla turns to Model Y, as Model 3 slowly exits Tesla turns to Model Y, as Model 3 slowly exits "production hell"
- February 10, 2018

Musk's Tesla electric vehicle and energy storage company lost $675.4m in the three months ending December 31, the company announced on Thursday, February 8, compared with a loss of $121m for the same period a year ago. Musk revealed his most recent plan at a conference in Australia a year ago. Tesla Inc . hasn't thrown its plan to demonstrate an autonomous cross-country drive out the window - it's just tapped the brakes. (more...)
NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship NASA Exhibits the Most Distant Images Taken by a Spaceship
- February 09, 2018

Along the way, New Horizons broke the record for the farthest image captured away from our home planet. New Horizons , in contrast, is just getting started. New Horizons is slated to observe at least two dozen other objects in the Kuiper Belt, including dwarf planets and asteroid-like masses called Centaurs. (more...)
Chrome to explicitly warn users that HTTP sites are Chrome to explicitly warn users that HTTP sites are "not secure"
- February 09, 2018

The encryption is based on the Transport Layer Security (TLS), which itself is the successor to older protocol called SSL, which stands for Secure Sockets Layer. However, starting with Chrome 68, Google will make the biggest move yet, as the "not secure" mark will expand to include all HTTP websites. If you are not aware about protecting your website, you can follow the official setup guidelines offered by Google for your website. (more...)
Source code of iPhone leaked, confirms Apple Source code of iPhone leaked, confirms Apple
- February 09, 2018

The company said that the leak does not pose a security threat to users, insisting that "the security of our products doesn't depend on the secrecy of our source code". However, the user with the same handle is quite active on other platforms such as YouTube (talking about iOS hacks) and a Twitch account, notes DigitalTrends. (more...)
Tiny 3D Glasses On Mantis Reveal New Form of Stereo Vision Tiny 3D Glasses On Mantis Reveal New Form of Stereo Vision
- February 09, 2018

In order to determine whether the praying mantis' 3D vision works in the same way as the humans', researchers from the Newcastle University in the United Kingdom outfitted a praying mantis with its very own 3D glasses , which were attached onto the mantis using beeswax. (more...)
Metroid Prime 4 Developer Is Bandai Namco Studios Singapore Metroid Prime 4 Developer Is Bandai Namco Studios Singapore
- February 09, 2018

Of course, now that we have some firmer footing and we know that Bandai Namco is indeed working on Metroid , we're suddenly paying much closer attention to the other rumors which surrounded this one. Bandai Namco Singapore staffers include those who have worked on the ambitious Star Wars 1313 that was cancelled amidst Disney buying out LucasArts. (more...)
PETA Slams Youtuber Logan Paul For Using Taser On Dead Rats PETA Slams Youtuber Logan Paul For Using Taser On Dead Rats
- February 09, 2018

The 22-year-old, however, recently caused further controversy when he released a video which showed him tasering a dead rat, leading PETA to condemn him on Twitter. YouTube pointed out that creators can opt out of monetizing videos that don't comply with its advertiser-friendly guidelines. A YouTube representative told Polygon it wasn't a decision the company made lightly, but YouTube believes his entire channel is unsuitable for advertisers. (more...)
Jaitley dismisses corruption charges regarding Rafale deal Jaitley dismisses corruption charges regarding Rafale deal
- February 09, 2018

Earlier in the day, stepping up its offensive on the Rafale deal, the Congress posed a set of questions to the government, asking it to disclose the "purchase price" of each fighter aircraft and details of how the agreement was reached. "As the Modi government stumbles and fumbles, hides and conceals, indulges in doublespeak, sacrifices national interest and refuses to answer on loss to public exchequer, India will continue to demand answers", Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said on ... (more...)
Tonga's Pita Taufatofua repeats shirtless walk for Winter Games opener Tonga's Pita Taufatofua repeats shirtless walk for Winter Games opener
- February 09, 2018

But as the United States athletes entered the stadium at PyeongChang in self-warming jackets, Taufatofua led his nation wearing just a skirt and thongs. Skiing, you have pain for an hour. Nordic sports are not exactly a cakewalk and even top athletes cross the finishing line and collapse in a heap gasping for air. (more...)
Apple News Launches Coverage of 2018 Winter Olympics Apple News Launches Coverage of 2018 Winter Olympics
- February 09, 2018

On the main "Watch Now" tab, if you scroll past your "Up Next" queue and the top recommendations, there's a new "News" section. While this will be appearing in News, the portal will be doing more than just reporting what has happened in the latest events. (more...)
Small asteroid to closely pass by Earth on Feb 9 Small asteroid to closely pass by Earth on Feb 9
- February 09, 2018

Another asteroid is headed our way - the second this week - but there's no need to worry. Despite its size and the close proximity, NASA says the space rock will pass by safely at around 5.30pm EST Friday. CB 2018 will buzz us at a distance of 69,700km (43,300 miles), which is roughly twice as far as the belt of satellites which orbit Earth in geostationary orbit. (more...)
Volkswagen launches flagship Arteon sedan at Chicago Auto Show Volkswagen launches flagship Arteon sedan at Chicago Auto Show
- February 09, 2018

Woebcken, CEO of Volkswagen North American Region. Longer and wider than the CC, the Arteon adds more than 5 inches to its wheelbase. The Arteon, expected in USA showrooms in the third quarter of 2018, has a strong, wide stance. Arteon features a standard DCC® adaptive damping system, which manages the suspension's rebound and compression rates individually, helping to improve vehicle dynamics, and a standard Start-Stop system created to help improve fuel efficiency. (more...)
After Falcon Heavy, What's Next For SpaceX?
- February 09, 2018

But Musk said Tuesday that he's planning to hit NASA's latest target of launching astronauts on Crew Dragon by December. "It can launch more than twice as much payload as any other rocket in the world, so it's kind of up to the customer what they might want to launch, but it can launch direct to Pluto and beyond", Musk said. (more...)
Another Salman Khan Sequel! Kick 2 To Release On Christmas 2019 Another Salman Khan Sequel! Kick 2 To Release On Christmas 2019
- February 09, 2018

Salman Khan fans have every reason to cheer as the superstar will soon be back as the "Devil" in Sajid Nadiadwala's " Kick 2 ". Salman encouraged Sajid to direct Kick when he was not entirely sure of it but since the film turned out to be a massive success he will be reprising his role as the commander in chief on the set. (more...)
Tesla averts cash crunch as Musk mystique offsets late cars Tesla averts cash crunch as Musk mystique offsets late cars
- February 09, 2018

It also deferred some Model 3-related capital expenditures in the fourth quarter, which "dressed up the cash flow", Cowen's Osborne said. Tesla said Wednesday that its losses soared to $675 million in the final three months of 2017, up from $121 million in the same period a year earlier, as the company worked to ramp up production for the Model 3 sedan. (more...)
GTA 5 Has Sold More Than 90 Million Copies GTA 5 Has Sold More Than 90 Million Copies
- February 09, 2018

Grand Theft Auto publisher Take-Two Interactive today reported a modest bump in revenue and a swing to profit for the fiscal quarter ended December 31. Take-Two Interactive Software Inc posted on Wednesday a profit for the holiday quarter as the videogame publisher benefited from a gain due to recent changes to the US tax law. (more...)
Dontnod's Vampyr will release in June Dontnod's Vampyr will release in June
- February 08, 2018

The game is from the same development team as episodic hit Life Is Strange , and promises the same level of commitment to narrative and player-directed story as the hit title did back in 2015. Total immersion is the goal, and this episode also highlights how the studio has used motion capture to make the cast of Vampyr that much more human. (more...)
APG Asset Management NV Trims Holdings in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) APG Asset Management NV Trims Holdings in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)
- February 08, 2018

Traders are paying renewed attention to shares of Ultrashort Euro Proshares (EUO). EdR is a real estate investment trust. (NYSE:DLR) has risen 23.90% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Hilliard Lyons downgraded the stock to "Underperform" rating in Friday, July 1 report. Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $41.50 target. Investors sentiment increased to 2.06 in Q3 2017. (more...)
Metal Gear Survive Getting Another Beta for PC, PS4 and Xbox One Metal Gear Survive Getting Another Beta for PC, PS4 and Xbox One
- February 08, 2018

The beta includes three missions across two unique maps, all of which will be playable in co-op mode with your online friends. The first open beta test was only available for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 players. Don't miss this last opportunity to play METAL GEAR SURVIVE early! The first beta for Metal Gear Survive arrived back in January but that was exclusively for PS4 and Xbox One players. (more...)
Elon Musk's SpaceX Just Successfully Launched The Most Powerful Rocket on Earth Elon Musk's SpaceX Just Successfully Launched The Most Powerful Rocket on Earth
- February 08, 2018

Musk's auto stereo played David Bowie's "Space Oddity" and "Life on Mars?" on loop as it traveled further into space. The photo shows the Starman space suit sitting behind the wheel of the electric vehicle, with a crescent of the Earth in the background. (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 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 next »