Sci-tech


Co-op paranormal mystery The Blackout Club gets a reveal trailer Co-op paranormal mystery The Blackout Club gets a reveal trailer
- March 01, 2018

Recently, one of their closest friends vanished entirely. After none of the adults in town show concern following the disappearance of one of their friends, the crew band together to investigate to uncover what their sleepy little town is hiding, uncovering a conspiracy along the way that stretches throughout the town and the population that lies underneath it. (more...)
Sega Botches Yakuza 6 Demo Launch Sega Botches Yakuza 6 Demo Launch
- March 01, 2018

To help promote the game, Sega released a demo version of Yakuza 6 on PSN this week, but to the surprise of many, players ended up unlocking the full game for free. Despite its demo shenanigans, Yakuza 6 is still shaping up to be one of the series' finest entries yet. However, when players actually got to see the demo version, they noticed something odd about its file size. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Pre Order Malaysia Listings Appear Ahead Of Time Samsung Galaxy S9 Pre Order Malaysia Listings Appear Ahead Of Time
- March 01, 2018

So, Samsung Galaxy S9 is the fastest smartphone in terms of mobile data. Samsung has released its new Galaxy S9 to mixed reviews but general agreement the camera is seriously impressive. They are also dust- and water-proof. The Bixby is also got improved with feature like Live Translation, which works in a combination of the camera . (more...)
Cellebrite Claims To Have Cracked iPhones Running iOS 11 Cellebrite Claims To Have Cracked iPhones Running iOS 11
- March 01, 2018

Cellebrite, a law enforcement vendor that helps officials get into locked and encrypted devices, has claimed that it can unlock Apple's newest phones and operating system, Forbes reports. The home button which Apple users are used to is now gone and replaced by gestures. "If you have information on a device , people who are determined to get it - whether that's government entities or hackers - probably can", Johnson said. (more...)
Apple admits iCloud uses Google's cloud storage Apple admits iCloud uses Google's cloud storage
- March 01, 2018

That's not to say Apple has ditched Microsoft as a partner, one analyst told SiliconANGLE. Whether those reports were wrong, Apple hadn't yet moved data to Google Cloud , or simply didn't want to discuss its reliance on a top competitor, is unknown. (more...)
Asus Zenfone 5Z and Zenfone 5 announced with iPhone X-Like notch Asus Zenfone 5Z and Zenfone 5 announced with iPhone X-Like notch
- March 01, 2018

Whether you come to covet the ZenFone 5 will come down to how much blatant apery you can tolerate in your phone's physical and digital design. The smartphone comes with a 5.7-inch Full HD+ (2160x1080p) display with 80 percent screen-to-body ratio. (more...)
Moto E5 Plus leaks out again with rear fingerprint reader Moto E5 Plus leaks out again with rear fingerprint reader
- March 01, 2018

Motorola may not really be doing much at Mobile World Congress this year, but it still managed to get some attention anyway. It also appears to have a fingerprint sensor on the back, another new feature for the low-cost Moto E series. We can see that there is a fingerprint reader on the back of the handset. In addition to the Moto E5 Plus leak, Blass also posted an image of what appears to be the anticipated Huawei P20 . (more...)
Google Assistant now launches specific tasks in Android apps Google Assistant now launches specific tasks in Android apps
- March 01, 2018

Google says Sony, LG, and Xiaomi will be announcing the first round of custom integrations, with more to follow. "We're also making the Assistant multilingual later this year, so families or individuals that speak more than one language can speak naturally to the Assistant", he said. (more...)
Huawei's P20 smartphone may sport an iPhone-style notch Huawei's P20 smartphone may sport an iPhone-style notch
- March 01, 2018

Specifically, the vertical setup of the dual camera in the latest Huawei P20 leak might be designed for the laser autofocus, as well as the dual-LED flash that were all aligned on top of each other. But whatever the case, the buttons breaks the fluidity of the design that Apple used in the iPhone X and that now Huawei is probably going to use in its flagship phone. (more...)
Feared Dead as Violence Breaks out in Kaduna Feared Dead as Violence Breaks out in Kaduna
- March 01, 2018

At least 13 people have been killed in clashes between Christian and Muslim youths in central Nigeria, police said on Wednesday, in the latest violence to hit the region. Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Austin Iwar confirmed the arrests of the suspects to journalists on Tuesday. While expressing sadness over the destruction of lives and property in the affected community, the lawmaker, however, appealed for calm. (more...)
Motorola RAZR is Coming Back Possibly With a Foldable Design
- March 01, 2018

CEO Yang Yuanqing never went so far as to confirm it. So we dont take this comment run with it, here are some guesses as to what could possibly happen if the RAZR brand were to make a return. So hopefully what you just described (the Razr ) will be developed or realized very soon, " he told the TechRadar . The teaser gave birth to the speculations that the RAZR phone might return. (more...)
YouTube Updates Live Streaming Features YouTube Updates Live Streaming Features
- February 28, 2018

Now they are starting to roll out chat replay to YouTube , so users can follow the conversation even after a live stream is over. YouTube added automatic captions in 2009 and it has auto-captioned more than one billion videos since then. (more...)
Apple is disconnecting iTunes from older computers, including the original Apple TV Apple is disconnecting iTunes from older computers, including the original Apple TV
- February 28, 2018

These security changes will also prevent PCs running Windows XP and Windows Vista from accessing the iTunes Store. Joking aside, this is unfortunate. "After May 25, you'll need to use Windows 7 or later with the latest version of iTunes to make purchases from the iTunes Store and redownload previous purchases", the company said. (more...)
Lenovo's Yoga 730 2-in-1 laptop has Alexa built in Lenovo's Yoga 730 2-in-1 laptop has Alexa built in
- February 26, 2018

Use Cortana on your Yoga 730 during the day to schedule meetings, get reminders, search and send emails and manage to-do lists with just your voice. They also ship with Yoga's iconic hinge that lets you quickly switch between laptop and tablet modes, and everything in between. (more...)
Blast on Tral police station was part of conspiracy Blast on Tral police station was part of conspiracy
- February 26, 2018

According to the official spokesperson of the police; "Today at 12:30 PM one HM militant namely Mushtaq Chopan who was in custody of Police Station Tral tried to escape from the police station wearing female burka". "The circumstances under which he was escaping are being looked into", he said. "A militant Mushtaq Ahmad Chopan died in grenade explosion when challenged by sentry while trying to escape from Police Station Tral", he tweeted. (more...)
There's a Kojima Tribute Hidden Inside Metal Gear Survive There's a Kojima Tribute Hidden Inside Metal Gear Survive
- February 26, 2018

If you look at the first initials of the surnames starting from "Hungry Komododragon", they spell out "KJP Forever" - seemingly a reference to them wanting Kojima Productions and Kojima's legacy to endure past his departure from the company. (more...)
Vivo's APEX concept phone goes where no phone has before Vivo's APEX concept phone goes where no phone has before
- February 26, 2018

You may also read Vivo's official news release here. Now the company has taken it to a new level with its concept phone Vivo Apex . Vivo gave the Apex OLED panels that vibrate to create the sound for your videos, calls and gaming. This eliminates the need to look for the exact spot and carefully scan the fingerprint. You're also able to require simultaneous input from two different fingerprints for extra security, or for times when you might want to protect data shared by two ... (more...)
Nissan Navara-based Terra SUV could be heading to Oz Nissan Navara-based Terra SUV could be heading to Oz
- February 26, 2018

What we do know is that the Japanese marque's upcoming pick-up passenger vehicle (PPV) figther will be based on same body-on-frame platform that underpins the Navara . "Nissan's frame and LCV business is seeing steady growth, and with our ambitious mid-term plan and growing product line-up, we're confident that this growth will continue". (more...)
Apple to update AirPods, unveil high-end over-the-ear headphones this year Apple to update AirPods, unveil high-end over-the-ear headphones this year
- February 26, 2018

Although not explicitly stated, they may also feature the same wireless tech as the regular AirPods, but with the over-ear form factor adding better acoustic qualities. Apple's AirPods is now priced at Rs 12,900 in India.The wireless AirPods are powered by Apple's W1 chip, and provides up to 5 hours of playback on a single charge. (more...)
Finish Line (FINL) Upgraded by Buckingham Research to Neutral
- February 26, 2018

Eqis Capital Mngmt Inc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in The Finish Line, Inc . Shares of Finish Line (FINL) opened at $10.48 on Wednesday. A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. (more...)
Mercedes S-class facelift launched at Rs 1.33 crore Mercedes S-class facelift launched at Rs 1.33 crore
- February 26, 2018

BS VI standards are far-reaching in scope and incorporate substantial changes to existing Bharat Stage IV emission standards. The rear end of the new 2018 Mercedes S-Class has also been tweaked with a revised bumper and a new design for the taillamps. (more...)
Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO) Position Lessened by Tyvor Capital LLC
- February 26, 2018

If the Golden Cross is greater than 1, then the 50 day moving average is above the 200 day moving average - indicating a positive share price momentum. (NASDAQ: TTWO ). New York State Common Retirement Fund owns 0.05% invested in Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. Take-Two Interactive Software accounts for about 5.6% of Tyvor Capital LLC's holdings, making the stock its 6th biggest position. (more...)
Nokia to bring back banana phone Nokia to bring back banana phone
- February 26, 2018

As for price and availability , the Nokia 8 Sirocco will be available in April for €749 (approximately $920). For the front, there is 5-megapixel selfie camera. The reincarnated version of the Nokia 8110 comes in two colour options: Traditional Black and Banana Yellow. Nokia 7 Plus will be available in April. (more...)
Nokia 8 Sirocco with curved display, Snapdragon 835 launched at #MWC2018 Nokia 8 Sirocco with curved display, Snapdragon 835 launched at #MWC2018
- February 26, 2018

We're particularly eager to see how those rear cameras compete with other top camera phones. Maybe the device boots YunOS, a forked version of Android but HMD did not reveal it though. If dual cameras are a priority for you, this could be a good choice. How much is the Nokia 1? There's a little bit of slow down in the camera app, but it is functional. (more...)
$1.33 Billion in Sales Expected for Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) This Quarter
- February 26, 2018

Nike Inc Cl B now has $110.89B valuation. The stock increased 2.15% or $1.67 during the last trading session, reaching $79.42. Wells Fargo upgraded the shares of CEQP in report on Thursday, January 11 to "Buy" rating. (NASDAQ:CTWS). Pnc Fincl Svcs Group holds 511 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Management, Alberta - Canada-based fund reported 110,200 shares. (more...)
Electric Vehicle Service Equipment (EVSE) Market Overview 2018 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment (EVSE) Market Overview 2018
- February 26, 2018

The regulatory scenario of the market , with the help of details of key rules, regulations, plans, and policies in the market , is also examined, presenting an overview of the factors that affect a variety of decisions in the market . The main aim of the Lightweight Cars report is to distinguish, elucidate, and forecast the global market based on numerous facets such as service, solution, application , organization size, deployment mode, region , and vertical. (more...)
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by First PREMIER Bank
- February 26, 2018

It has outperformed by 26.00% the S&P500. Lombard Odier Asset Management Europe Ltd increased its stake in Disney Walt Co ( DIS ) by 15684.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisory Service invested in 0.1% or 3,781 shares. Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $5.11 million activity. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $2.25 million was made by JENSEN TONY A on Friday, August 25. (more...)
Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed
- February 25, 2018

Those who traded in or sold their old Samsung handset in 2017 got an average of almost 20% more for their device than those who looked to trade in after the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy. Generally, Samsung Galaxy S8 users would not exactly be surprised by the S9 model. This will allow users to get their hands on a new Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 + at a reduced price . (more...)
ZTE just announced three new smartphones, including its first Android Go device ZTE just announced three new smartphones, including its first Android Go device
- February 25, 2018

Prices start at €269 (around $330) for the Blade V9 and €179 (around $220) for the Blade V9 Vita. With the ZTE Blade V9 low-light camera, consumers can now capture those moments that make us wonder and dream, the moments that feel magical, the moments when we fall in love, and the moments when the world around us fades away. (more...)
HMD Announces Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1 HMD Announces Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1
- February 25, 2018

The company's new flagship phone, the Nokia 8 Sirocco , comes with a 5.5-inch curved 2K OLED display as well as dual rear cameras and wireless charging. Nokia 7 Plus will also go on sale from early April for good €399 (approximately Rs 31,750). Android Authority cites @evleaks indicating "the handset is tipped to house dual front- and rear-facing cameras, coming in at 20 MP + 20 MP and 16 MP + 16 MP respectively". (more...)