Sci-tech

by | May 25, 2017 | 01:19

President Donald Trump and Pope Francis met for the first time at the Vatican on Wednesday. During the 30-minute meeting at the Apostolic Palace, the Pope presented the President with copies of his three main teaching documents, a traditional gift for visiting heads of state, and a medal embossed with an olive branch.

by | May 25, 2017 | 01:11

Fortunately, the water hasn't flooded the vault itself. Although most countries keep their own supplies of key varieties, the Global Seed Vault acts as a back-up. A newer report from Popular Science suggests that there's nothing to worry about , as it's merely a case of "water intrusion", as one of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault's creators calls it.

by | May 24, 2017 | 08:51

For those playing on Xbox One, you'll be able to pick up SpeedRunners for the entire month of Juen. A host of new Xbox 360 titles are now backwards compatible on Xbox One. The "Steins;Gate" are the first games Microsoft released in the Xbox One Backward Compatibility program after a couple of weeks. Fans can relive the adventure in the original "Steins;Gate" in the current-generation Xbox console, which was initially released to the Xbox 360 back in 2009.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:17

The 29-year-old Mathers faced widespread criticism after she shared the photo on Snapchat in July 2016 with the caption: "If I can't unsee this then you can't either". She apologized last summer after an intense backlash. The person in the photo was identified only by her age and it was not clear if she knew she was being photographed.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:17

Still, it is a refreshing thought that Intel is actually trying to pull the strings once more in the field where it practically monopolized before the Ryzen processors became a thing. Core i7-7740K: 4 cores, 8 threads, 4.3GHz base, 4.5GHz Turbo, no Turbo Boost 3.0, 8MB L3, 16 lanes of PCIe 3.0. The 7900X will reportedly feature a 3.3 GHz base clock, with boost clocks of both 4.3 and 4.5 GHz depending on whether you're using Turbo 2.0 or 3.0.

by | May 13, 2017 | 01:27

The VI's aim is to separate the "Vendor Implementation" (that is, "the device-specific, lower-level software written in large part by the silicon manufacturers"), from the Android OS framework. OEMs (Samsung, LG, HTC) step in and "modify the new release again as needed for their devices". However, the Project Treble architecture is now running on Pixel phones using the O Developer Preview.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:58

Baffled locals have speculated that the creature may be a giant squid or the remains of a whale. Check out video of the rotting creature below. While social media thinks it's a giant squid or a humpback whale, it is unclear as to what kind of animal it may be.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:44

The BSE Sensex rose more than 1 percent on Thursday to its highest close in a month as stocks of blue chip companies such as. However, in the last half hour of trade Sensex came under selling pressure and ended the day two points higher than its previous close.

by | May 09, 2017 | 08:02

Immigration and Enforcement Office. And in Portland, Oregon, police shut down a protest they said had become a riot, as marchers began throwing smoke bombs and other items at officers. Given the widespread antipathy toward Trump anti-immigration policies, many predicted that this year's turnout may be bigger than ever around the world.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:07

At the beginning of the year the Moto G family was updated, with Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus. Almost two weeks after leaked images of Lenovo's Moto Z2 Play surfaced online, a new report claimed Friday that the upcoming phone would come with a slimmer body, but at the expense of battery life.

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:37

They might originate in that part of the sky, but they'll fly every which way, which means it really doesn't matter where you're looking, as long as you're somewhere away from the lights of the city. "But it's not. The reason it's not is that sunrise comes later to the Southern Hemisphere (where it's autumn in May) and earlier to the Northern Hemisphere (where it's spring in May)".

by | May 06, 2017 | 02:32

According to South African News24, Mugabe made a surprise appearance on a morning panel on fragile States that was held yesterday in Durban and he shared the stage with the likes of American actor Forest Whitaker, Unesco Special Envoy for Peace, and Donald Kaberuka, the special envoy for the African Union Peace Fund.

by | May 04, 2017 | 23:37

Italian tax police alleged previous year that Google had not paid about 1 billion euros of Italian revenue between 2009 and 2013. Google acknowledged the settlement , saying 303 million euros were attributed to Google Italy and the remainder to Google Ireland and was "in addition to the corporate tax already paid in Italy for these years".

by | May 03, 2017 | 01:31

The device features a 5.8 inch Quad HD+ display screen. While typical LCD screens in smartphones utilize three equally-sized subpixels - red, green, and blue - the Galaxy S8's AMOLED panel features an unconventional layout where small, oval-shaped green pixels sit between much larger, diamond-shaped red and blue pixels.

by | May 03, 2017 | 01:24

Jackson said he'll eagerly do whatever is asked. It's an important part of the team-building process. "Coming from the high school that I did, we were a high-caliber offense, and I thought I deserved more than one offer". Fellow ESPN analyst Todd McShay said it could be a risk taking a receiver with the No. 5 pick. On Thursday the former Western Michigan wide receiver was selected fifth overall, which means he will soon be a millionaire.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:30

And finally, there is some official statement regarding the availability of the smartphone which has been developed by BlackBerry in collaboration with TCL . BlackBerry KEYone sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with a Sony IMX378 sensor. At the London launch event, BlackBerry Mobile bosses were at pains to impress how the KEYone has been styled for the professional consumer.

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:11

Outside direct mobile payments, Apple's peer-to-peer payment system also would be far from the first option on the market. However, Apple has seen great success with its mobile payments platform, Apple Pay. Considering just how much money goes through the digital hands of these services, it's really no wonder that Apple wants in on the action. The latter processed a leading $28 billion last year while Venmo had a hand in $17.6 billion worth of financial maneuvers; Venmo's annual ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:33

NASA's Cassini spacecraft dove inside the rings for the first time at about 77,000 miles per hour relative to the planet, kicking off what the science team is calling the Grand Finale of the mission. It may be nearing its end, but the Cassini spacecraft isn't done yet. Early story from Scientific America: Running low on fuel, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has begun the final - and most daring - phase of its epic mission to Saturn .

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:23

The differences between some of the following images will be a bit hard to discern if you're viewing them from a conventional HD display but we assume that they will be distinctly noticeable when the Scorpio goes into action on the consumer market among gamers running the console through their native HDR 4K TVs or running older games on the device to their 1080p TVs.

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:38

While there are still a few hours to wait before the trailer is released , you can dive into the Twitch chat right now to talk with fellow Call of Duty enthusiasts. The game will take place mostly in Europe between the years 1944 and 1945. The leaked materials also reveal that those who pre-order the game will gain access to a private beta; however, no time frame for the beta was specified.