Science


Pickup in WI crashes through light poles in median Pickup in WI crashes through light poles in median
- May 13, 2018

The collision occurred along the Interstate 43 near Hampton, according to ABC News . Despite being nearly on its side, the truck continues moving forward and begins hitting light poles lining the median. Six cars were hit by debris, but nobody was hurt. Milwaukee County deputies arrested the suspected driver after administering a sobriety test, WISN reported . (more...)
Google will remind the user to stop watching videos on YouTube
- May 13, 2018

Notably, a brand new variant of the YouTube to get Android app is presently rolling out using a brand new "Have a rest" function in keeping with this subject. The idea here is that the app won't try to grab your attention, and the user will be able to avoid getting distracted from constant notifications . The feature is only available on the mobile app, but will likely spread to the web-app in the coming weeks. (more...)
Idea, Airtel shares tumble up to 12% on Jio post-paid plan Idea, Airtel shares tumble up to 12% on Jio post-paid plan
- May 13, 2018

Reliance Jio Infocomm has continued the tax war to the post-paid section, propelling an arrangement at nearly half the price and with more data than those offered by its opponents. It also comes with cheap worldwide calls ranging from 50 paise to Rs 6 per minute. CLSA analyst Deepti Chaturvedi and Akshat Agarwal in their report said 5 percent of industry supporters are on post-paid service. (more...)
OnePlus 6 to sport better camera then Pixel 2 and iPhone X OnePlus 6 to sport better camera then Pixel 2 and iPhone X
- May 12, 2018

The business submitted some graphics through its Twitter manage, along with the caption "The OnePlus 6 Dual Camera chooses over the i-phone X, samsung-galaxy S-9, along with Google Pixel 2. A link in the same tweet takes you to oneplus.in (if you click from within India) and you can then also participate in a contest where the prize is a new OnePlus 6 . (more...)
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon on Steam Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon on Steam
- May 12, 2018

Consider this a promise made and promise kept, because at BitSummit, Inti Creates , one of the developers working on Bloodstained , revealed Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon . Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon is going to be available on the Nintendo 3DS , Switch, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One and PC on May 24th. Zangetsu is the main character of the game and meets the other three characters during his journey. (more...)
Microsoft is working on a Cortana smart speaker Microsoft is working on a Cortana smart speaker
- May 12, 2018

There aren't many details about the Quanta speaker and at this point, most observations are based on reference material that only makes note of a Snapdragon 212 processor pair with a couple of early mockups. The AI arena can be a bloodbath for Microsoft due to the fierce competition between Amazon and Google . The company has not released its Cortana-integrated piece of hardware, but following to Amazon Echo and Google Home , Microsoft is thinking to enter in the future of technology ... (more...)
Malicious Siri Commands Can Be Hidden In Songs Malicious Siri Commands Can Be Hidden In Songs
- May 12, 2018

Researchers from the United States and China have demonstrated the possibility of hiding malicious voice commands in music that Amazon's Alexa , Apple's Siri , and Google Assistant will follow. Similar techniques have been demonstrated using ultrasonic frequencies. During the Urabana-Champaign, they showed that though commands couldn't yet penetrate walls, they still had the potential to control smart devices through open windows in buildings. (more...)
US to fly helicopter on 2020 Mars mission US to fly helicopter on 2020 Mars mission
- May 12, 2018

U.S. Rep. John Culberson, R-Texas, who chairs the House Appropriations subcommittee overseeing NASA's budget, played up the flight demonstration's inspirational value. After that, it will begin to take autonomous flights. The copter won't be controllable in real time from Earth, due to the light-speed travel time involved. (more...)
BMW recalls 312000 vehicles from United Kingdom roads BMW recalls 312000 vehicles from United Kingdom roads
- May 11, 2018

Strangely enough, Mr. Kambafwile was allowed to take the auto home without any warning, nor fixes for that matter, and he refused to drive it, finding out later that not only diesels, but petrol versions of the same vehicle had been previously recalled over the same concern. (more...)
Traders Purchase High Volume of Nuance Communications Put Options (NUAN)
- May 11, 2018

Profitability Ratios (ROE, ROA, ROI): Looking into the profitability ratios of NUAN stock, an investor will find its ROE, ROA, ROI standing at -3.8%, -1.3% and 0.4%, respectively. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.49 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.50, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.53 and a beta of 0.66. About 20.30 million shares traded or 837.83% up from the average. (more...)
SpaceX makes second attempt to launch Block 5
- May 11, 2018

ET on Friday, carrying the Bangabandhu satellite-1, the first satellite for Bangladesh. It is the first launch of the Falcon 9 Block 5, which is the final substantial upgrade to SpaceX's Falcon 9 vehicle. The Block 5 has new, black landing legs that are retractable. The live stream will begin shortly before the launch window opens and, as always, SpaceX will be providing commentary on the launch, mission, and spacecraft as the event unfolds. (more...)
Bethesda's E3 2018 showcase might be its longest yet, says Hines Bethesda's E3 2018 showcase might be its longest yet, says Hines
- May 11, 2018

Update: To add more (rocket) fuel to the fire, Bethesda has posted another photo with pink highlights, seeming to shore up the speculation that a reveal of some kind is on the way next week. The WalMart incident which lead to a huge leak about the upcoming games of many developers have been a focus point of Bethesda for the last few days. (more...)
Huawei Poised to Give Chinese Users Easier Access to Bitcoin Huawei Poised to Give Chinese Users Easier Access to Bitcoin
- May 11, 2018

BTC.com, which controls the world's largest Bitcoin mining pool, has previously been hard to access for Chinese consumers given the government ban on Google Play and parts of Apple's iTunes. BTC.com's digital wallet allows users to send and receive Bitcoin & Bitcoin Cash easily and securely. Bitmain is also the world's largest mining pool with mining power of 7953 PH/s at the time of writing this article. (more...)
NASA Discovers a New Magnetic Phenomenon in The Earth's Outer Atmosphere NASA Discovers a New Magnetic Phenomenon in The Earth's Outer Atmosphere
- May 11, 2018

Plasma makes up 99% of the visible Universe, but is an extremely rare form of energy on Earth. In a turbulent magnetic environment, magnetic field lines become scrambled. It had one very important mission: to gather information regarding the microphysics of this mysterious phenomenon. Previously, scientists did not know if reconnection could even occur there, as the plasma is highly chaotic in that region. (more...)
PlayStation E3 Showcase Time and Games Revealed PlayStation E3 Showcase Time and Games Revealed
- May 11, 2018

In it, Shawn Layden, Chairman of Worldwide Studios, explained that the focus of Sony's E3 would be on four Sony exclusive titles in particular. For those interested in what Sony plans on bringing to the table, their press conference begins on June 11th at 6 PM PT / PM ET. (more...)
You can now gift PC games on the Microsoft Store You can now gift PC games on the Microsoft Store
- May 11, 2018

Microsoft introduced game gifting on the Xbox One last October , and now the company is expanding the program to include PCs. They will be asked to enter the email address of the recipient or, if on an Xbox One , the recipient's Gamertag. (more...)
Google Makes it Easy to Download and Delete Search History Google Makes it Easy to Download and Delete Search History
- May 11, 2018

Family Link is a tool available in other locations, which has been launched in the European Union, that allows parents to create a Google account for their child to monitor consent and enables them to set digital ground rules for their child's data. (more...)
Google Duplex to disclose its true nature Google Duplex to disclose its true nature
- May 11, 2018

After critics labeled Google's nearly human-sounding voice AI Duplex as "horrifying", the search giant has announced that the software will identify itself to humans before a conversation begins. This led to critics saying that Duplex would be taking advantage of people by not informing them they were speaking to a robot. Duplex display of jaw-dropping conversation included "umms" and "ahs" in between which makes it sound like a normal human and expectedly, raised arguments over the risks ... (more...)
Identify Profitable Stock with Report of: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Identify Profitable Stock with Report of: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)
- May 11, 2018

Ls Inv Advsrs Limited Com invested in 0.6% or 58,585 shs. Wehner David M. sold $2.66 million worth of stock or 14,901 shs. During the past six months, Facebook, Inc. Andra AP fonden boosted its position in shares of Facebook by 2.4% in the third quarter. FB has 19.56M shares volume. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 3.07%. (more...)
Research Finds Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant Susceptible to Inaudible Commands Research Finds Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant Susceptible to Inaudible Commands
- May 11, 2018

Inside university labs, the researchers have been able to secretly activate the artificial intelligence systems on smartphones and smart speakers, making them dial phone numbers or open websites. One method called DolphinAttack even muted the target phone before issuing inaudible commands, so the owner wouldn't hear the device's responses. Apple said its smart speaker, HomePod, is created to prevent commands from doing things like unlocking doors, and it noted that iPhones and iPads must ... (more...)
Vivo X21i Certified By TENAA With 6GB Of RAM, Display Notch Vivo X21i Certified By TENAA With 6GB Of RAM, Display Notch
- May 11, 2018

Now, the handset maker has sent out a media invite in India, hinting at the possible launch of the X21 UD on May 29th. The Invite delivered by Vivo includes a large "X" that traces in the forefront of an X-series smartphone in India. The Dual SIM phone runs on Funtouch OS 4.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. There is also an iPhone X like notch that houses a 12-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture boasting of features like 3D mapping, and Face Wake facial recognition. (more...)
Meghan Markle Waxwork Unveiled Ahead Of Royal Wedding To Prince Harry Meghan Markle Waxwork Unveiled Ahead Of Royal Wedding To Prince Harry
- May 11, 2018

And good news for people that share a name with the royal couple: the attraction has announced it will offer free entry to people named Meghan or Harry. In honour of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle , the mint is unveiling a special silver commemorative coin on Wednesday at 10 a.m. ET. (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (F) Given a €21.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group
- May 11, 2018

Although stock's historical performances are key to consider, don't invest (or not invest) based exclusively on it. P/E and P/B ratios both are used on a regular basis by the investor to measure the value of the company and to get the right amount of the share. (more...)
Lilly to buy Armo Biosciences for $1.6 billion Lilly to buy Armo Biosciences for $1.6 billion
- May 11, 2018

The analyst says that ARMO's lead product is a "blockbuster potential". A company's dividend is mostly determined by its board of directors and it requires the shareholders' approval. The Rating of ARMO BioSciences (ARMO ) shares have been lowered by Leerink Partners from a Outperform rating to a Mkt Perform rating in an analyst note issued to clients and investors on Thursday morning. (more...)
The Morning After: Android P Everything The Morning After: Android P Everything
- May 11, 2018

Android P Beta program was launched during the Keynote on May 8 and will be made available to Google Pixel devices as well as other popular manufacturers and handsets including the OnePlus 6 that hasn't been launched yet. "Our vision for our assistant is to help you get things done", Pichai told the approximately 7,000 developers at the Google I/O conference , along with an online audience watching his streamed presentation on Tuesday. (more...)
Motorola's newest patent is a foldable smartphone that turns into a tablet Motorola's newest patent is a foldable smartphone that turns into a tablet
- May 10, 2018

That said, if you fold it completely flat, it will have a permanent crease but the Motorola design depicts that they will be overcoming this hurdle by folding the device outwards, rather than inwards. The device from Motorola might also set a trend for others to follow. A patent filed on September 2016 with WIPO reveals a Motorola device that unfolds out to form a tablet, which now appears to have been approved as per LetsGoDigital . (more...)
This black dot bug is crashing iPhones This black dot bug is crashing iPhones
- May 10, 2018

All that's need is for someone to send you a message containing a odd black dot emoji and your device will crash in an instant. But, alas! It hits the right chord with the curious minds who touch the dot anyway to see what happens next. The message appears to be quite harmless but it comprises of a string of hidden characters. Swipe left from the main Messages menu to reveal the delete button. (more...)
Lenovo IdeaPad 530S is a premium thin-and-light laptop for less Lenovo IdeaPad 530S is a premium thin-and-light laptop for less
- May 10, 2018

For graphics, the 14-inch model comes with integrated and GeForce MX130 GPU options, whereas the 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch models up the ante with GeForcxe MX150 and GeForce GTX 1050 discrete GPUs. "The IdeaPad 330 14" starts at $349.99 available starting May 2018. The IdeaPad 530S 14-inch starts at $799 (about £590, AU$1,070), meanwhile the IdeaPad 530S 15-inch starts at $849 (about £630, AU$1,140). (more...)
Google Pixel Watch tipped to launch alongside Pixel 3 Google Pixel Watch tipped to launch alongside Pixel 3
- May 10, 2018

Right now you can pick up one of Google's best phones to date - the Pixel. It's likely, according to Blass ( Evleaks ), that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will also be joined by a pair of 2nd-gen Pixel Buds . Although Android Wear has been around for around four years, it still lags far behind the user base of the Apple Watch. Interestingly, Roland Quandt from WinFuture chimed in and said Google will introduce not one, but three Pixel-branded smartwatches. (more...)
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate - Announcement Trailer Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate - Announcement Trailer
- May 10, 2018

Meanwhile, newcomers can take advantage of the new Hunter Arts, which are super-powerful techniques that can be activated by hitting the touch screen. " Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate " (MHGU) is a followup to " Monster Hunter Generations ", which launched on the Nintendo 3DS in 2015. However, with Monster Hunter World being as good as it is, why would anyone go back to the less fluid gameplay of titles like Monster Hunter Generations? It will be available via the Nintendo Switch ... (more...)