Monday, 21 January 2019
Latest news
Home » Science


Google Search just got a lot more personal


The Personal tab might not be immediately obvious to users, but it's right there on Google Search, buried inside the More option. Clicking on this tab allows users to search through their Google account, which includes data from Gmail as well as Google Photos . Read More »

E3 2017 Roundup: EA Edition!


E3 is undeniably one of the highlights of the gaming year, and now, after months of anticipation, the festivities are officially underway. EA also gave us more information on Need for Speed Payback , where players will be able to drive as three separate, distinct characters. Read More »

Taylor Swift's music returns to Spotify, Pandora, other streaming services


The timing, however, seemed a little suspect as Perry's latest offering, " Witness ", dropped on the same day. Taylor Swift - after talking sh*t about Spotify for a good three years in protest of the fact that they don't pay artists enough - made a decision to re-release her entire discography on Spotify at the same exact time Witness dropped. Read More »

Atari and Sega retro consoles chase NES Classic success


With an expanded product line, including the Atari Flashback 8 Gold Activision Edition , and smart new features, AtGames is creating a modern home for all things retro gaming with the AtGames Flashback Zone (AFZ). Although the Flashback includes two wireless controllers, it also features the original ports, meaning old school wired pads can be plugged in. Read More »

NASA deep sea expedition to prepare astronauts for Mars journey


The concept rover was designed with input from NASA experts. BGR describes the Mars rover as "a cross between a Halo warthog, the Mako from "Mass Effect", and the Batmobile". This exact rover won't operate on Mars , but elements from the concept could eventually be turned into the rover that astronauts will one day drive on the surface of Mars , NASA said in a recent statement. Read More »

The 8 Best Hits and Worst Misses of Apple WWDC 2017

It offers faster performance and better security with crash protection and built-in encryption. The iPad Pro cases are available only in the U.S. Some of Apple's other staple apps are also seeing improvements. Though, their flagships smartphones take some time to arrive in here. This could lead to more acceptance of Chromebooks in the workplace (they are already taking a huge market share away from Windows notebooks in the U.S. Read More »

IOS 11 on iPad - First impressions


If you want to allow access to your W-Fi network, all you have to do is approve them by tapping the Send Password button. 9to5Mac adds that there is one catch, though: the device sharing the network must be unlocked . If the feature sounds familiar, you might be remembering Windows 10's ill-fated Wi-Fi Sense feature which allowed you to share Wi-Fi credentials with people in your social circles. Read More »

UK Election: Jeremy Corbyn accidentally slaps Emily Thornberry's breast

Ms Thornberry laughed off the awkward moment - and it has been an excellent night for Labour, with the Conservatives looking likely to lose their majority. Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt by Prime Minister Theresa May to increase her party's majority in Parliament ahead of Brexit negotiations but was upended by terror attacks in Manchester and London during the campaign's closing days. Read More »

2 guests contract Legionnaires' disease at Las Vegas hotel


Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. When the 2nd case was reported, the Health District conducted sampling of the water system and identified Legionella bacteria throughout the system. Legionellosis is a respiratory disease caused by Legionella bacteria. Legionnaires symptoms include fever, cough, headache, and difficulty breathing. Read More »

Ostapenko wins French Open final against Halep


Halep can often be mistaken for being a Radwanska or a Wozniacki but she is in fact more aggressive than both and can handle the power-hitters. If he wins, Nadal will become only the second player, man or woman, to win 10 titles at the same major tournament. Read More »

Amazon's Prime is officially coming to Apple TV this year

After touting the work of Apple's developers, Cook announced that Amazon is coming to Apple TV with its Prime Video app. Cook said Apple was pleased about the partnership, and mentioned some original Amazon content like Transparent . Recode reported last month that the two sides were nearing a deal, and BuzzFeed News later reported that an agreement had been reached. Amazon and Apple declined to comment on how their differences have affected customers. Read More »

Arizona State Retirement System Raises Position in DCT Industrial Trust Inc (DCT)

Shares last traded at $54.39 a tad above $51.85, the stock's 50 day moving average and barely above the 200 day moving average of $48.44. DCT Industrial Trust Inc (NYSE:DCT) institutional sentiment increased to 1.87 in Q4 2016. Skomal Mark sold $70,831 worth of stock or 1,320 shares. Therefore 27% are positive. According to Zacks, analysts expect that DCT Industrial Trust will report full year sales of $106.49 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $420.00 ... Read More »

Theresa May Faces Wrath Of Tory-Backing Newspapers After General Election Failure

Conservatives did have an overall majority as constituency seats were called out throughout the evening and early hours of Friday, but not enough to win a majority. I am fully committed to maintaining regular and close contact at our level to facilitate the work of our negotiators.”. But that is far from the victory sought - and there are already questions about whether the British electorate were rejecting May's " hard Brexit " approach to leave the European Union whatever deals were ... Read More »

UN condemns Hamas for tunnel under schools in Gaza

The sanctity and neutrality of United Nations premises must be preserved at all times. "We demand they desist from any activities or conduct that put beneficiaries and staff at risk and undermine the ability of United Nations staff to provide assistance to Palestine refugees in safety and security", the agency said, adding that the sanctity and neutrality of United Nations premises must be preserved at all times. Read More »

Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV Coming Soon


And its integration with the TV app leaves Netflix as the single largest holdout that does not yet support the TV app. The news was the first of six main announcements made by Apple at today's WWDC keynote. The $99 service is primarily pitched to as a free two-day shipping service, but it comes with perks like an extensive television and movie library. Read More »

Apple gives productivity booster shot to iPad Pro


In November 2015, Apple chief executive Tim Cook said: "I think if you're looking at a PC, why would you buy a PC anymore?" The Cupertino, Calif. company rarely talks up products that will not shortly reach stores, but has been breaking that tradition of late . Read More »

Key takeaways from Apple's WWDC event


Apple's keynote speech during WWDC 2017 this Monday sure brought along a lot of new announcements and reveals . The iPhone screen will be locked to prevent drivers from using other apps while behind the wheel. So it senses when you are driving and it turns your iPhone to the " do not disturb " mode. Passengers who're not driving can disable the feature so their phones work normally. Read More »

Key Things We Learned About Apple From Its WWDC 2017 Announcements

Much more of a fuss will likely be made over something else that Apple removed from iOS 11: Support for three different iOS device models. While WWDC traditionally focuses on the company's upcoming software releases, this year's keynote saw several hardware announcements, including an Amazon Echo-rivalling smart speaker. Read More »

EA Announces Free-to-play Games At E3


A PlayStation Plus account is required to access multiplayer features for Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 , Madden NFL 17 , Federation Internationale de Football Association 17, Titanfall 2 , and EA Sports UFC 2 . The company donated $1 million to the charities HeForShe, the National Bullying Prevention Center, and Ditch the Label. Everyone will need an EA Account, which is free, in order to play the games. Read More »

Warriors set to claim NBA's best ever title

Cleveland also set the record for most three-point shots made in an NBA Finals game with 24. For the series, Williams is 0-for-11 with no points with four assists and two turnovers. "I think it's just part of my calling to just go against teams in the midst of a dynasty", James said. They were winning by 16.9 points per game through the previous 14, which would easily be another National Basketball Association record. Read More »

Car strikes pedestrians outside Amsterdam station, 5 injured


Police also say the auto has been searched and that the driver has been questioned. Amsterdam police said there was "no indication whatsoever" that the incident in the Dutch capital was an extremist attack. Obviously we continue the investigation to exclude other options". A police spokesman said the incident does not appear to have been deliberate and that the driver may have been taken ill. Read More »