Monday, 23 October 2017
Latest news
Home » Science

Science

E3 2017: Days Gone Gets New Gameplay

It starts with the protagonist driving his bike across the jungle, where is chased by a crazed wolf at first. This takes him through a path where several undead are strung up by their feet. Previous year we saw extended footage of Deacon fighting the zombie hordes, but this trailer sees him using the rabid monsters to his advantage. The bear at the end of the trailer, complete with the remnants of a barbed wire fence wrapped around its body, looks particularly deadly. Read More »

11 ways iOS11 is better than previous version

That's the new in-betweener size Apple come up with for its latest iPad Pro , which replaces the 9.7-inch model introduced a little over a year ago. It's more than adequate for jotting down notes during a meeting or for writing down a reminder. This new app is a file manager for the iPad. You wake it up by saying "hey, Siri ". Read More »

Tigers take Florida pitcher Faedo in first round

perth_map

Faedo threw his changeup more over the summer, showing a good feel for it, and it should give him a solid third offering in the future. Baseball America ranks Faedo as the fourth best right-handed pitcher in the draft and notes that he showed himself to be " the all-around package " by the end of May. Read More »

Gou: Dell, Kingston to join Foxconn bid for Toshiba chip unit

perth_map

It also revealed that leading e-commerce giant Amazon.com was also close to team up. Landing Toshiba's memory business would be a big win for Foxconn since it already manufactures products for Apple and other companies. On the other hand, Western Digital Corp, the USA based chip maker is trying to sweeten its offer to take over the debt laden Toshiba's chip making unit. Read More »

Oil inches up on Saudi promise to make real supply cuts

perth_map

The International Energy Agency (IEA) said in its regular report last month that it expects the oil market to rebalance this year even as U.S. supply is expected to increase . Saudi Aramco last month notified Asian refiners that it will reduce oil supplies to Asia by about 7 million barrels in June, its first cuts for that region since the Opec-led output reductions took effect in January. Read More »

Apple updates computers for pros

Base iMac Pro models ship with an 8-core Intel Xeon chip and a Radeon Pro Vega 56 graphics processor with 8 GB of HBM2 memory. Previously, the 5K 27-inch iMac sat on top of Apple's range and while the rest of the iMac line-up have received some upgrades , the iMac Pro is now the pinnacle. Read More »

Sony and Supermassive Games announce The Inpatient for PlayStation VR

Until Dawn fans might remember the Sanatorium as a particularly intense section near the end of the game. In addition to the 4 original games, new VR games attached to existing properties were announced: Skyrim is coming to PSVR , as is a new Final Fantasy 15 fishing game called Monster of the Deep. Read More »

Oxfordshire's Formula 1 teams reflect on Canadian Grand Prix

perth_map

Teenage rookie Lance Stroll beamed with satisfaction and delight on Sunday after claiming his first points in Formula One by finishing ninth for Williams in his home Canadian Grand Prix. He's had a busy week of sponsor and media events leading up the race during a rare visit home from Monaco, where he has been based since he was 12. Read More »

John Terry is close to joining Aston Villa, reports claim

Terry , 36, is keen on the idea of leading Villa out of the Championship back to the big time with a contract and a big promotion bonus. The former England worldwide, who racked up 78 caps for the Three Lions, is now a free agent having left Chelsea at the end of his contract this summer, and with retirement seemingly not on his mind just yet, he will be searching for his next move. Read More »

Warriors GM drove home message for fiery Green

Golden State will be at full strength this time , and while the Warriors have finally lost a game, they haven't lost any confidence. Kyrie Irving added 26 points and J.R. Although I originally picked the Warriors in five, I altered my prediction to Warriors in four after the first three games of the series. Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) shoots against Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals ... Read More »

Penguins fans return from Nashville after Game 6 win

perth_map

Colton Sissons dove and tapped it home for an apparent 1-0 Nashville lead but the play was negated by the whistle. The Penguins captain had 27 points in 24 postseason games, all the while potentially dealing with the aftereffects of his concussion from the Washington series. Read More »

The Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.09

About shares traded. Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB) has declined 5.82% since June 12, 2016 and is downtrending. Macquarie Grp Ltd reported 0% stake. Swiss State Bank owns 370,842 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. 28,474 were accumulated by Fifth Third Savings Bank. Grandfield & Dodd Ltd Liability Co holds 0.48% or 29,824 shares in its portfolio. Turner Investments LLC's holdings in Vulcan Materials Company were worth $224,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Read More »

More mature Draymond Green ready for game 5

perth_map

Cleveland hit an NBA Finals-record 24 threes in Game 4 , to Golden State's 11. However, it was clarified that the initial technical was actually given to coach Steve Kerr and not Green, meaning he was allowed to stay in the game. "The procedure is to advise the table who the technical foul is on and with the player we give a number", Callahan said. "The table informed us that it was his second technical foul and (he was) ejected". Read More »

Who loves him more? Trump's cabinet members gush at meeting

perth_map

One by one, Trump's Cabinet members assembled around the table spoke effusively about the president as he sat beaming, soaking it all in at the first formal gathering of his most senior officials at the White House yesterday. Fellow Republicans are pressing President Donald Trump to come clean about whether he has tapes of private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey and provide them to Congress if he does. Read More »

SNP MPs step forward to replace ousted Angus Robertson as Westminster leader

perth_map

The Tories' hard #Brexit plan has been rejected - we now need a cross-party, four nation approach. Sturgeon flew to London on Monday morning to meet her reduced group of 35 Scottish National party MPs at Westminster. Sturgeon said the United Kingdom government should also reconvene a joint ministerial committee involving all three devolved governments in Edinburgh, Belfast and Cardiff, and set up an advisory groupinvolving Sinn Féin to agree an all-party, all-government negotiating position. Read More »

Steve Kerr wants Warriors to be more 'nervous' in Game 5

I don't see anything amusing or anything to smile about. "Because you know once your crowd gets into the game it kind of motivates the guys into a different direction and peps them up a bit". While the play is unsuccessful, James gets back on defense, grabs the rebound, and calls the same exact play for himself. The Warriors are up 3-1 in the series and are looking to win their second title in three years at home. Read More »

New Coast Guard Cutter to be commissioned in Alaska

perth_map

The Coast Guard says in a release that the duct-taped boat was homemade. An MH-60 JayHawk helicopter crew from Air Station Clearwater was launched to the scene. It will share the port with Alaska's other Fast Response Cutter, the CGC John McCormick, also homeported in Ketchikan. According to the Coast Guard, the number of recreational-boating accidents has increased nationwide over the past year. Read More »

Spider-Man PS4 Gameplay Shown, Still No Release Date

In 2018, the company plans to introduce God of War , Days Gone , and more. The game looks like it'll let you manipulate zombie hordes into taking out camps of human raiders, adding an emergent/stealth element to the game. We'll be goings hands-on or exploring more of these titles during E3 2017 . Very cool to see. The battle lines have been drawn and it's time to game! Additionally, I am not sure there were any reports prior to this show of Skyrim VR at all. Read More »

Are you planning to get an Xbox One X?

perth_map

In order to win back gamers and third-party developers, Microsoft had to prove to the world that every third-party experience is better on Xbox One X...and that's exactly what they did. Although the company didn't specify which VR headset would work with the new Xbox in June 2016, it did namedrop the VR version of Fallout 4 as a game that would specifically be coming to the device. Read More »

Brooks supports Trump's Paris Climate Accord decision

perth_map

Governors in those states have pledged to abide by the tenants of the Paris agreement . Fortunately, the reaction to Trump's announcement has been encouraging. The agreement is nonbinding and countries are allowed to adjust their plans depending on their domestic situation, with peer pressure from other countries being the primary motivating factor. Read More »

Defense rests in Bill Cosby trial; jury could get case today

The black comedian once known as America's Dad for his portrayal of kindly Dr. Cliff Huxtable on " The Cosby Show " suggested recently that race could have played a role in the case against him. Monday morning also saw Cosby accompanied to court in Norristown, PA, by his wife of 53 years, Camille Cosby, the first time since the trial began a week ago that a Cosby family member has attended the proceedings. Read More »

Sony @ E3 2017: New Trailer for Marvel vs Capcom Infinite

perth_map

Capcom Infinite was released featuring a closer look at the roster of characters, while also giving a look at the game's Story Mode. It will most likely involve the characters of the Marvel Vs. Marvel vs Capcom Infinite is the sixth installment of Marvel vs Capcom crossover fighting series. You can experience some of the storyline from the game in a demo version which is available to download right now! The game is also slated for a release date of September 19, 2017 for PC, PS4, and Xbox ... Read More »