Sci-tech

by | September 05, 2018 | 21:32

Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc. In her testimony, Sandberg details ongoing efforts to take down material linked to the Russian agency, including the removal this year of 270 Facebook pages. elections from foreign influence operations on social media platforms. "At its best, Facebook plays a positive role in our democracy, enabling representatives to connect with their constituents, reminding people to register and to vote, and giving people a place to freely ...

by | September 02, 2018 | 16:37

The Mate 20 Lite will be powered by Huawei's midrange Kirin 710 chip, as opposed to the supremely powerful Kirin 980 - the first of its kind for a 7nm chip - shown off by the company earlier today. That's a 46 percent improvement in graphics processing power and a 178 percent jump in power efficiency over last year's Kirin. Furthermore, the Kirin 980 supports common AI frameworks such as Caffee, Tensorflow and Tensorflow Lite, and provides a suite of tools that simplify the difficulty ...

by | September 01, 2018 | 20:52

XZ3 features new Smart launch with AI that instantly prepares your camera when you hold your phone up in landscape mode, ensuring you never miss a moment. The device will be offered in four colours as per the renders - Black, White, Green and Red. In terms of design, the Sony Xperia XZ3 flaunts a glass-metal sandwich construction.

by | August 31, 2018 | 22:00

The Xbox One S starts at $21.99 per month with online services, and the Xbox One X is $34.99 and up. Unveiled on August 27, Xbox All Access (codenamed "Project Largo") is a "limited time, in store only" and US-only deal. If you choose to pay with any other payment method, you'll have to cover the cost of your preferred bundle up front. With the Xbox All Access Program , it will net around $528, which is a huge saving compared to the Xbox One X deal.

by | August 30, 2018 | 22:38

Apple sent out invitations to press on Thursday for a special event on september 12 at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, CA. Apple's event comes a month after smartphone leader Samsung unveiled its latest flagship handset, the Galaxy Note 9.

by | August 29, 2018 | 07:40

Apart from optimising Android for affordable devices with limited hardware functionalities, Google has also made the Google Assistant more accessible to Indian users. Google's Indian payments app, launched a little less than a year ago as Google Tez , has around 22 million monthly active users. And, as a part of Google's efforts to unify payments services globally, the company has re-branded India-exclusive Google Tez to Google Pay .

by | August 29, 2018 | 04:47

In the tweet, Trump states that when searching for "Trump News", 96% of the stories that appear are from what he calls the, "National Left-Wing Media". Like most of Trump's grievances, it's hard to know what vague action he is threatening, but the conservative anger against tech platforms is growing, even as those platforms proclaim to love free speech and try their best to appease the politicians in power.

by | August 21, 2018 | 17:56

To deliver record-breaking performance, the factory-overclocked GeForce RTX 2080 uses 225 Watts of power out of the box and tops out around 280 Watts for enthusiasts chasing ultimate overclocking performance. That's because the 2080 Ti features the company's next-gen Turing architecture, while its RTX designation refers to the card's new ray tracing abilities.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:33

Rockstar is really looking to encourage exploration with Red Dead Redemption 2 , and the game was created to get around anywhere on horseback or on foot. Based on this trailer, however, Red Dead Redemption 2 is the first game to venture beyond the borders of Uncanny Valley. That's changed, with the first gameplay trailer out...well, out right now.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:02

First and foremost, you might notice that despite featuring a near-identical design, the dimensions of the Note 9 are actually different than those of the Note 8. All you have to do is pop out the S Pen from its port, hold down its side button, and it will immediately boot up the camera app. However, the Ocean Blue edition has a yellow S Pen.

by | August 11, 2018 | 23:46

Malicious developers have already been targeting Android users looking to download Fortnite . Epic confirmed to GameSpot that Android users will not be able to download Fortnite on their devices from Google's digital store, but rather through its own service.

by | August 02, 2018 | 23:52

While the company doesn't reveal the actual price of the smartphone, a recent report claimed that the 128GB storage variant of the Note 9 model will come with a price tag of IDR 13,500,000 (approx Rs 64,400). Samsung has been developing several phones for its consumers and it seems it has spread itself too thin doing so. Speaking in today's report Samsung said: "Looking to the future, the Company will continue to reinforce product competitiveness based on hardware leadership, by ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 00:36

Viewers would comment on how the women looked and rate their attractiveness, while others would mock what the passengers were talking about or the neighborhoods where they lived. At the end of a 90-minute in-person interview with the Post-Dispatch, Gargac asked that his full name not be published in connection with this story.

by | July 21, 2018 | 19:02

Alphabet, which is scheduled to report financial results on Monday, said it would set aside money to pay the fine which would cut its second-quarter profit by about US$5 billion. The European Commission had the power to fine Google up to 10% of its annual revenue. Windsor said that because many of Google's contracts with smartphone makers are global, the ruling could force it to change its strategy elsewhere including Africa.

by | July 16, 2018 | 11:12

In addition to processing power, Apple introduced the new butterfly key mechanism in the new MacBook Pro models. The new 15-inch MacBook Pros can be specced out to include 8th-generation, six-core Intel Core i9 CPU, AMD Radeon Pro 555X graphics, and 32GB of DDR4 RAM.

by | July 13, 2018 | 13:12

There's no way to confirm the authenticity of the image , but considering what we already know about the phone , I'd say it's safe to say this is the real thing. The recent FCC filing for the new S Pen also mentioned Bluetooth support. Moving up, we can see the Samsung logo resting right below the fingerprint sensor, which is located in a central position under a horizontal dual-lens rear camera.

by | July 11, 2018 | 13:14

The good thing is the app analyzes the link "locally" which means WhatsApp does not transmit any data to server ensuring that company takes care of the encryption of the messages . WhatsApp has enabled a feature which will indicate that a certain message has been forwarded, and not created by the sender. When you click on the former, then the participants will not be able to send messages, photos, video etc to the group.

by | July 11, 2018 | 12:43

Xiaomi shares opened down at 16.60 Hong Kong dollars, or about $2.08, according to Dow Jones, compared with their offering price of 17 Hong Kong dollars. Xiaomi, which helped to pioneer the trend for ultra-low-priced smartphones, says it plans to become an equipment-and-hardware brand alongside Apple Inc.

by | July 01, 2018 | 19:02

Aside from 5G network, what different highlights could be accessible on the OnePlus 7? Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is gearing up to release one of the first 5G-enabled mobile devices next year, and the device will reportedly be launched via a carrier in the U.S .

by | June 30, 2018 | 23:28

It's anyone's guess what will happen once the rocket launches, but it could cause some damage to the map and change it up much in the same way that the meteor added plenty of new elements to the map for the beginning of season four last month.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:32

Cupertino-based Apple and Samsung agreed Wednesday to settle their long-running dispute over design and utility patent-infringement allegations at the U.S. "We're grateful to the jury for their service and pleased they agree that Samsung should pay for copying our products", it added. That award was seen as a victory for Apple , which had argued in court that design was essential to the iPhone .

by | June 27, 2018 | 16:37

Qualcomm is allegedly designing a new chipset especially for always-on Windows 10 laptops. The much rumored Snapdragon 1000, however, is expected to be a different story. It also comes with gigabit LTE and Wi-Fi 802.11ad, along with a new power management controller. For now this seems to be a work-in-progress, and Winfuture .de is also citing a Qualcomm job listing on LinkedIn looking for a Microsoft Windows Multimedia Project Engineer to manage all operations of a Qualcomm ...

by | June 27, 2018 | 00:48

The next step is to switch over to your iOS device and open beta.apple.com/profile. All of those devices are turning five-years-old this year, so to see Apple supporting them with new iOS releases in 2018 is definitely an exciting thing. There are also updates to Siri, key apps, ARKit 2 , Animoji , Memoji and much more. Apple is expected to roll out iOS 12 later this year. Even though the release of the public beta suggests Apple is getting closer to release, it's important to keep ...

by | June 23, 2018 | 00:04

Apple is collaborating with RapidSOS , a startup that makes technology that pulls location information from smartphones directly into 911 call center software. It will see the location of US iPhone users shared with dispatch responders during 911 calls. Apple's system uses technology that estimates a phone's location with data from cell towers, GPS and Wi-Fi access points.

by | June 15, 2018 | 16:25

He added: "Peace is what we are most interested in". "You don't apologize for victory in sport". "This is the first time we're part of the World Cup in 36 years and we are so happy", she said with Peru facing Denmark on Saturday. Dzyuba had played only once for Russian Federation since 2016, while Cheryshev and Gazinsky made two appearances in that time. Saudi briefly threatened early in the second half when an inviting cross in from the right skipped just beyond the reach of Taiseer ...