Research

NASA unveils 2 finalists for missions to distant worlds

NASA unveils 2 finalists for missions to distant worlds The first, Dragonfly, would send a semiautonomous quad-copter to fly between sites on the surface of Titan, which features an Earth-like landscape of rivers and lakes filled with liquid methane. An illustration of the Dragonfly lander on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan . Once there, it would collect samples from the comet's nucleus, or core, and then return them to Earth in 2034. [Full Article...]

Amazon Music to end support for streaming your uploaded MP3s

Amazon Music Storage subscription plans, which let users upload music from their Mac or PC and stream them alongside the in-app on-demand and radio options, will be accepted until January 15, 2018. Amazon notes that paying customers retain the ability to upload music and renew the subscription. Once you do that, you'll be able to navigate Amazon Music via the vehicle's MMI screen. [Full Article...]

Winter Solstice at Newgrange live streamed for first time

Winter Solstice at Newgrange live streamed for first time That time this year is at 4:28 PM Universal Time, or 9:28 PM Eastern time on Thursday. That precision is a reflection of the fact that the solstice is actually calculated by a measure other than day length. That's because the weather has a slightly different sense of seasons, called meteorological seasons rather than astronomical seasons. This also means the first day of winter has arrived, but if... [Full Article...]

Boeing Unveils Refueling Drone for Aircraft

Boeing Unveils Refueling Drone for Aircraft Boeing did not elaborate on the UAV's design or capabilities. "Robust? Check. Ready? Check". It indicated the aircraft is completing engine runs now and will proceed to deck handling demonstrations early next year. "Our expertise gives us confidence in our approach", he continued. Northrop Grumman meant to submit a bid before announcing in late October that the company would be dropping out of ... [Full Article...]

Samsung DDR4-3600 2nd Gen 10nm DRAM Chips Now In Production

Samsung DDR4-3600 2nd Gen 10nm DRAM Chips Now In Production Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it started the mass production of dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chips through its second-generation 10-nanometer-level process. That's a good improvement compared to 3,200 Mbps of the predecessor. To enable these achievements, Samsung has applied new technologies, without the use of an EUV process. [Full Article...]

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch imminent as Elon Musk unveils first photos

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy launch imminent as Elon Musk unveils first photos The rocket has three first-stage boosters, two more than the Falcon 9, each with nine engines. SpaceX has lifted the veil on its upcoming behemoth Falcon Heavy rocket. There was nary a sign of what'll go on top of the rocket - a payload shroud that's due to contain Musk's cherry-red Tesla Roadster sports vehicle, set up to play David Bowie's "Space Oddity" on the sound system. [Full Article...]

Worst Passwords of 2017: '123456,' 'Password,' 'Starwars'

Worst Passwords of 2017: '123456,' 'Password,' 'Starwars' SplashData analyzed more than 5 million leaked online passwords to find the 100 most popular passwords of the year - and they're all shockingly simple. Others on the list include "football", "iloveyou", "admin" and "login". Most of the bad passwords were too obvious and easy to guess, with strings of sequential numbers appearing six times on the top 25 list, along with "abc123". [Full Article...]

The Escapists 2 Coming To Nintendo Switch This January

The Escapists 2 Coming To Nintendo Switch This January Crawl is a macabre multiplayer game built around local multiplayer and today, it releases on Nintendo Switch, perhaps the flawless console for the title. The Escapists 2 is the work of developer Mouldy Toof Studios and first released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One earlier this year. The PS4 was the best-selling video game hardware platform in the US through November, Piscatella said. [Full Article...]

This very legit-looking Cuphead port on iTunes is actually completely fake

This very legit-looking Cuphead port on iTunes is actually completely fake They also advised the iPhone and iPad users to avoid downloading or purchasing the game at all cost despite " Cuphead " not being available on the device. Update: The game is no longer available in the App Store. Note the URL domain is created to confuse people by mimicking the name of the actual game developer too. [Full Article...]

Microsoft Adds Timeline To Windows 10 Insider Build

Microsoft Adds Timeline To Windows 10 Insider Build The update will also extend to some Microsoft apps on iOS and Android eventually, owing to Microsoft's virtual assistant, Cortana . Timeline (pictured above), an extension of the current Task View in Windows 10, was shown off by Microsoft at its Build conference this year, but never made it into the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update . [Full Article...]

Ryan International School murder: Juvenile accused to be tried as an adult

Ryan International School murder: Juvenile accused to be tried as an adult On Friday, the Juvenile Justice Board also rejected the bail plea of the teenager. The Juvenile Justice Board, Gurugram , has transferred the case to the District And Sessions Court and a hearing in the case will begin from December 22. [Full Article...]

Uber Suffers Setback at Top EU Court in Clash With Cabbies

Uber Suffers Setback at Top EU Court in Clash With Cabbies Consequently, national governments have the right to demand that Uber drivers request the same permits and authorisations required of taxi drivers. The case centers around UberPop, an low-priced ride-hailing service in several European cities that allowed drivers without a taxi license to use their own cars to pick up passengers. [Full Article...]

Early Renders And Benchmarks Of Samsung Galaxy S9 Leaked

Early Renders And Benchmarks Of Samsung Galaxy S9 Leaked Key features of Samsung's new smartphones included voice-recognition system Bixby, which was aimed to compete with Apple Inc.'s Siri or Google Inc.'s Google Assistant. Also the leak indicates that Samsung will keep the overall look from the Galaxy S8 intact - including the headphone jack. The renders show that both the smartphones will bear nearly similar design language as we have seen in ... [Full Article...]

China Slams US Security Strategy As 'Cold War Mentality'

China Slams US Security Strategy As 'Cold War Mentality' Trump's report emphasized economic security and repeated complaints that China steals technology and uses "economic inducements" to persuade other governments to serve its strategic interests. "China will resolutely safeguard its sovereignty, security and right to develop", she said . China's main official news agency is warning U.S. China, which has repeatedly called Taiwan as the "most sens... [Full Article...]

Android apps must have 64-bit support by August 2019: Google

You do not need to take any action for this change. Google says that the changes are being made to help the apps become more secure as the Android platform itself. The search gaint has been working hard on improving the Google Play experience for Android users. In November, updates for existing apps will also need to be targeted for Oreo. [Full Article...]

Google's Chrome browser to get ad-blocking February 15, 2018

Chrome will filters ads based on the Better Ads Standards by the Coalition for Better Ads , which Google also joined in June of this year. There's clearly an irony in the fact that Google - the world's largest advertising company - is focusing so much of its efforts on cracking down on online adverts, the update should improve the browsing experience for Chrome users. [Full Article...]

Germany warns Facebook on data collection

Germany warns Facebook on data collection He said the FCO was "not convinced that users have given their effective consent to Facebook's data tracking". The campaign also coincides with the imminent implementation of a new law which allows heavy fines on social media sites that fail to promptly remove hateful messages. [Full Article...]

US Fighter Pilots Spot UFO In Newly Declassified Pentagon Footage

US Fighter Pilots Spot UFO In Newly Declassified Pentagon Footage Harry Reid , a renowned Trekkie Democrat whose door chime rang the alien greeting tones from Close Encounters of the Third Kind , who the Times characterized as having "long had an interest in space phenomena". According to the original founder of the programme, only a select few officials knew of the programme and many top military officials were not told about it. [Full Article...]

Microsoft removes Google's Chrome installer from the Windows Store

Google would have to create a special Chrome app that would adhere to Microsoft's Store policies. Google's workaround has now been removed from the Windows Store , so Windows 10 users will have to continue using Microsoft Edge to access the download site for Chrome if they want to access Google's browser. [Full Article...]

Google will turn on native ad-blocking in Chrome on February 15

Google will turn on native ad-blocking in Chrome on February 15 There is no official release date yet for the final version of Chrome 64, but Google plans to bring more updates over the course of next year. The native ad blocker that Google has built into its Chrome browser will get to work starting February 15, 2018, the search giant confirmed today. [Full Article...]


« 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  Next »