Sci-tech


Google's $249 AI-powered Clips camera is finally on sale Google's $249 AI-powered Clips camera is finally on sale
- January 28, 2018

At its Pixel 2 launch event past year, Google also revealed its tiny Clips camera , that uses AI to figure out when it should take a picture or video. There's 16GB of storage on board and you don't need an internet connection for the camera to work, though it will sync with Google Photos if you ask it to. (more...)
Antonio Conte 'relaxed' over Chelsea future despite rift with Marina Granovskaia Antonio Conte 'relaxed' over Chelsea future despite rift with Marina Granovskaia
- January 28, 2018

Chelsea can make amends for their midweek League Cup woes when they face Newcastle United in the Fourth Round of the FA Cup tomorrow. I'm repeating always the same things that I am the coach and my main task is to try to do the best for this club. (more...)
Cryptocurrency mined by hacking YouTube advertisements Cryptocurrency mined by hacking YouTube advertisements
- January 27, 2018

A script in the malicious advertisements caused them to display normally on Web pages hosting the ads while the miners ran in the background. Trend Micro noticed the campaign on January 24 and informed Google about the problem. In this particular instance, the authors of the malware campaign used DoubleClick to distribute advertisements containing Coinhive, a mining tool for the Monaro crypto-currency, to users in multiple countries. (more...)
Chelsea vs Newcastle United, FA Cup fourth round Chelsea vs Newcastle United, FA Cup fourth round
- January 27, 2018

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. Antonio Conte has revealed that Alvaro Morata , Thibaut Courtois and Willian are all unavailable for Chelsea's FA Cup clash with Newcastle. (more...)
Natural star Nani auto accident Natural star Nani auto accident
- January 27, 2018

The superstar took to Twitter to share his well being with his fans. Giving clarity to the accident, Nani confirmed the accident and assured that he is okay, right now with only a few bruises. The driver has been booked under section 3 of Prevention of Damages to Public Properties Act. As per the reports Nani suffers with minor injuries and he is fine now. (more...)
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VNDA) Reports Insider BIRZNIEKS GUNTHER's sold Of 8568 Shares
- January 27, 2018

The shares were sold at an average price of $15.26, for a total transaction of $130,747.68. (NYSE:MLM) has risen 23.49% since January 27, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 100% are positive. During the same quarter last year, the business posted ($0.01) EPS. analysts forecast that Vanda Pharmaceuticals will post -0.44 earnings per share for the current year. (more...)
Adobe Sys INC Com (ADBE) Holding Increased by Patten & Patten Inc
- January 27, 2018

Howe & Rusling Inc who had been investing in Adobe Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $99.23 billion market cap company. Decatur Capital invested in 2.38% or 105,239 shares. Tradewinds Mgmt Limited Company invested in 9,600 shares or 0.73% of the stock. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 50,497 shares in the company, valued at $8,761,229.50. (more...)
Analyst EPS Predictions Coverage: Buckeye Partners, LP (BPL)
- January 27, 2018

Cohen Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Buckeye Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.87B market cap company. Ent Fincl Corp owns 856 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Chickasaw Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Buckeye Partners by 14.7% in the fourth quarter. (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)
- January 27, 2018

About 403,040 shares traded. Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) has risen 4.27% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.16% the S&P500. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.19% whereas Month Volatility is at 0.93%. It improved, as 45 investors sold NVDA shares while 282 reduced holdings. (more...)
Intel promises Spectre- and Meltdown-proof chips this year Intel promises Spectre- and Meltdown-proof chips this year
- January 27, 2018

Not so with Spectre and Meltdown , two bugs which were discovered in every single Intel CPU released since 1995 and in many AMD chips from the past decade too. Krzanich made the pledge in a conference call with analysts after the company revealed its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results . The Data Center Group, which sells chips and systems for enterprise computer server centers, saw revenue jump nearly 20 percent, to $5.6 billion - double what analysts expected. (more...)
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Position Increased by AE Wealth Management LLC
- January 27, 2018

Kistler-Tiffany Companies Llc who had been investing in West Pharmaceutical Svsc Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.54 billion market cap company. 8,281 are held by Wms Partners Limited Liability Com. Suntrust Banks owns 36,261 shares or 0.02% of their USA portfolio. The institutional investor held 66,732 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $13.07M, up from 64,922 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Facebook Tests Tip Jar for Video Game Streamers, Launches Gaming Creator Program Facebook Tests Tip Jar for Video Game Streamers, Launches Gaming Creator Program
- January 27, 2018

The program also includes the ability for gamers to stream their gameplay in smooth 1080p with 60fps, and Facebook is looking to add distribution of videos to other company properties, including Oculus and Instagram . But Facebook's director of games partnerships, Guy Cross , says that he doesn't see the company's latest foray as a zero-sum game. "We're actively exploring ways for fans to back their favorite gaming creators via payments during select livestreams on Facebook .com". (more...)
School holds Winter Olympics for students with developmental delays
- January 27, 2018

Instead of the Russian Olympic Committee logo, there's now a white circle on the chest with the red inscription " Olympic Athlete from Russia ". Available as a free Google Play and iOS App Store download , the "all-in-one" app has gotten off to a bit of a rocky start in terms of user ratings on both platforms. (more...)
Facebook Implements Two-Question User Survey to Combat Fake News Facebook Implements Two-Question User Survey to Combat Fake News
- January 27, 2018

That should work out just great. If you see see the word "Like", click on it once to turn it into "Liked", then click again and choose "See First". Thus, one of the major new News Feed "values" is that stories appearing in anyone's News Feed should be informative. (more...)
Davos delegates talk down Trump but bet big on US Davos delegates talk down Trump but bet big on US
- January 27, 2018

America, Mr Trump said , did not want a trade war, it wanted fair trade. The US economy grew by 2.6 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2017, healthy but lower than the expected 3 per cent Trump had set as his goal. Trump said his administration has undertaken the most extensive regulatory reduction "ever conceived". Winnie Byanyima, director of Oxfam International, said: "Trump's boastful sales pitch was a victory lap for the trillions of tax cuts that the wealthy elites and corporations ... (more...)
Insider Activity for Investors: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)
- January 27, 2018

The company now has an insider ownership of 0.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 99.8 Percent. Investors will be watching to see how the stock reacts to market influences over the next few weeks. Following this scale, a rating of a 1 or a 2 would indicate a consensus Buy recommendation. Worldpay, Inc. Class A's ROA is 4.04%, while industry's average is 5.59%. (more...)
Acer Chrome OS tablet tips Google's next big move Acer Chrome OS tablet tips Google's next big move
- January 27, 2018

Interestingly, he also mentions that it's for grades 1, 2, and 3, though it's possible that was just a reference for his school in particular. The feature is pretty necessary for all the upcoming detachables and tablets that we are tracking. (more...)
GOP enthusiasm cools on Walker's child credit plan GOP enthusiasm cools on Walker's child credit plan
- January 26, 2018

Proposed for two consecutive years, for a total of $244 million, the credit would be funded through a $138 million dollar surplus in the budget. "That large unexpected surplus is there because of the people of the state because the economy is humming", Walker explains, "We are now down to 3% unemployment". (more...)
PlayStation Network Down, Here's Everything Affected PlayStation Network Down, Here's Everything Affected
- January 26, 2018

According to the official PlayStation Network Status page , these issues now affect all of PSN's features, including gaming and social, account management, and online services such as PlayStation Store and PlayStation Music. Sony Interactive Entertainment have filed two new patents this month that could change the way we play virtual-reality games on PlayStation VR . The bad news is we don't really know when to expect the issues plaguing the PSN servers to resolve. (more...)
Four feared killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Benue Four feared killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Benue
- January 26, 2018

Kwankwaso called on the Federal Government to tackle security challenges in the country, and particularly condemned the incessant attacks on rural communities in Benue, Taraba and Adamawa States. Responding, Governor Ortom disclosed that Benue was under the siege of Fulani militia who are now killing even security operatives deployed to the troubled areas in Guma and Logo Local Government Areas. (more...)
Apple to add battery features after slowdown row
- January 26, 2018

If the footage would not have been captured by the camera, no one would have believed the story. The explosion occurred on January 19, at a third-party electronics store while the man was getting his battery replaced. One of the workers sustained minor burns from this incident. When affected phones are returned to Apple , company personnel run diagnostic tests and gather information from the devices, according to the motion. (more...)
Mobile Outs Free LTE Data, Calling For Winter Games Mobile Outs Free LTE Data, Calling For Winter Games
- January 26, 2018

Not signing up for a plan and simply using your phone overseas on either of those carriers will incur hefty roaming fees. Calling and texting will be available, too, with unlimited calls from within South Korea back to the USA and free texting. (more...)
Blizzard is hunting down toxic Overwatch players on YouTube Blizzard is hunting down toxic Overwatch players on YouTube
- January 26, 2018

So far Blizzard has mostly relied on players reporting other players for toxic behavior, but now it looks like the company is taking a more proactive approach. "Our efforts are to tone down the effects of Resurrect, and to make Mercy more manageable while in Valkyrie". Kaplan said that this tactic has "proven very positive" in curbing toxicity in Overwatch . (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII's The Resistance DLC has a new trailer Call of Duty: WWII's The Resistance DLC has a new trailer
- January 26, 2018

The Resistance , which hits PS4 first due to Sony's timed-exclusivity deal with Activision, features three new maps in total, alongside a new War Mode offering and the undead-themed The Darkest Shore . Valkyrie - Takes players to the Masurian Woods in East Prussia to fight on a map inspired by The Wolf's Lair which was the headquarters for Hitler's Operation Barbarossa. (more...)
Leaked report suggests Apple is canceling the iPhone X
- January 26, 2018

Apple's expected to launch OLED successors to the current iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Could the smallest of those LCD panels also end up being used in the new iPhone SE? Famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has shared these details, so a lot of folks are inclined to believe them. (more...)
Apple's iOS update brings AirPlay 2 with multi-room playback Apple's iOS update brings AirPlay 2 with multi-room playback
- January 26, 2018

Although the company does not generally preview minor software updates this far in advance, the move is likely a damage control effort to make it clear that two important features are on the way: the ability to opt out of Apple slowing down your phone and a tool that shows your iPhone battery's health. (more...)
Apple's HomePod speaker to be release on Feb 9 Apple's HomePod speaker to be release on Feb 9
- January 26, 2018

Other parts of Europe will have to wait until spring to order. So far at least, it appears you should be expecting any discounts, the device being listed at its official price of $349.99. The Siri-enabled speaker is available on Apple's website as well as the iOS Apple Store app on iPhone and iPad. Sonos writes: "Since our early days, we've been agnostic about the sources of music and audio you can hear on Sonos, preferring to stay open-minded and let you make the choice". (more...)
Toyota South Africa announces massive recall for faulty airbags Toyota South Africa announces massive recall for faulty airbags
- January 26, 2018

The vehicles recalled by Toyota SA for airbag replacement are Hilux, Fortuner and Rav4 models made between July 2003 and December 2005, and Corolla, RunX and Yaris models made between January 2002 and December 2007. Earlier this month, Toyota announced that it is recalling 601,000 vehicles in the U.S. alone, according to the Associated Press . Go to Toyota website , once again have your VIN number handy. (more...)
Senators call for select panel to investigate USA Gymnastics Senators call for select panel to investigate USA Gymnastics
- January 26, 2018

I am a survivor, but more so I am me. Beyond opening her courtroom to the statements , her responses to the women have been viewed by many as empathetic and supportive. "I urge those who have supported my work to understand that I can not make it about me now", she added. Specifically, Levenson noted Aquilina's use of the phrase "death warrant" on Wednesday. (more...)
McLaren MSO X: Just 10 cars inspired by the McLaren 570S GT4 McLaren MSO X: Just 10 cars inspired by the McLaren 570S GT4
- January 26, 2018

In order to pay homage to their 570S GT4 program, McLaren Special Operations have built ten 570S coupes inspired by their race team. The other vehicle is finished in Ueno Grey with black accents, a livery derived from the F1 GTR chassis #01R that won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 1995. (more...)