Sci-tech


Steam Curator Update Released Soon Steam Curator Update Released Soon
- October 27, 2017

Additionally, video embeds will also be introduced, which will allow shoppers to watch Curators' videos as they read through their game recommendations. This is also one way to stop keys leaking to the wrong people, such as scammers who mass email developers begging for keys only to turn around and sell them. (more...)
Apple Affirms Wireless Charging Ambitions With PowerbyProxi Acquisition Apple Affirms Wireless Charging Ambitions With PowerbyProxi Acquisition
- October 27, 2017

While Apple's acquisition of PowerbyProxi is done for an undisclosed amount, Apple's idea behind it seems clear. The change in ownership was confirmed by an Apple spokesman in an email, but he refused to provide any details or the terms of the agreement. (more...)
Sony Xperia R1, R1 Plus launched in India, available Nov 10 Sony Xperia R1, R1 Plus launched in India, available Nov 10
- October 27, 2017

Both the devices sport a 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) TFT displays and packed with dual SIM slots. According to Sony, the R1 and R1 Plus will be available beginning November 10 via Amazon, Flipkart and other major retailers in the country. (more...)
Alpine A110 Cup race vehicle revealed for one-make series Alpine A110 Cup race vehicle revealed for one-make series
- October 27, 2017

A auto that's very high on our list of vehicles we want but can't have is the Alpine A110 . If this picks up, we wouldn't be surprised to see even more racing versions of the mid-engined Renault! Called the A110 Cup, it comes with a 1.8-litre turbocharged, four-cylinder engine that produces 266bhp and is paired with a six-speed sequential gearbox. (more...)
Maserati will release its second SUV by 2020
- October 27, 2017

As well as the confirmation a new Maserati SUV was in the pipeline, Marchionne told the analyst that it would be based on the same Giorgio platform that underpins both the Giulia and Stelvio - although the FCA boss said it wouldn't share engines and transmission with Alfa. (more...)
Markel Corporation (NASDAQ:MKL) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday
- October 27, 2017

About 75,382 shares traded or 74.00% up from the average. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $1,050.00. William Blair cut shares of Markel Corporation from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research note on Thursday, November 17th. (more...)
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS) To Release Earnings
- October 27, 2017

Institutional investors have also been busy with the stock. Teachers Advisors Inc. raised its position in shares of Cadence Design Systems by 2.6% in the first quarter. CDNS's earnings growth in the last five years was a weaker 5.82%, indicating a relatively more optimistic future painted for the company in the future. (more...)
Apple And Samsung Are Going Back To Court In May
- October 27, 2017

Samsung paid Apple that amount previous year. However, the Korean company finally took its case before the Supreme Court a year ago, arguing that in the original case patent was applied too widely being as every smartphone produced could be made up of hundreds of thousands of patented technologies and that it was unfair to base damages on the total profits earned from a device when only a few patents were infringed upon. (more...)
Condé Nast drops photographer Terry Richardson after misconduct claims Condé Nast drops photographer Terry Richardson after misconduct claims
- October 27, 2017

Condé Nast's decision to bar Richardson's work from working with its magazines was announced this week in a company-wide email sent by ‎the publisher's Executive Vice President James Woolhouse. "Thank you for your support in this matter". The company confirmed the content of the email and said it had no further comment. After facing claims for years of sexually exploiting young models, his spokesperson said in a statement to the Telegraph that he was "disappointed" at the ban and ... (more...)
OnePlus 5T Teaser Poster Leaked, Hints At November 16 Launch
- October 27, 2017

It suggests that the smartphone would sport a rear-facing fingerprint scanner, as pointed out from a recent teaser. A new poster has leaked and it teases the launch of the OP 5T as taking place on November 16.The poster has all the colouring of an Amazon advert grabbed from their website and was likely first spotted by Gizchina considering the presence of their watermark on the photo. (more...)
PED adopts Next Generation Science Standards without proposed changes PED adopts Next Generation Science Standards without proposed changes
- October 27, 2017

Educators, scientists, and others also spoke out against the changes at a public hearing October 16. Education Secretary Christopher Ruskowski says he will adopt the curriculum in full. "We thank the PED for it's move in the right direction, and we look forward to eventually seeing the adoption and implementation of the NGSS in their entirety and with fidelity", Charles Goodmacher, NEA-New Mexico Government and Media Relations Director said in public comment he said would be delivered to ... (more...)
Time Warner Revenues Up on Subs Boost, Box-Office Intake Time Warner Revenues Up on Subs Boost, Box-Office Intake
- October 27, 2017

Warner Bros.' latest blockbuster, It, followed other box office successes, including Annabelle: Creation, Dunkirk and Wonder Woman, which have earned Warner Bros. Media advertising at the Turner networks slipped in the third quarter, with the TV group estimating a slight turnaround in the fourth quarter. HBO's revenues were up 13 percent to $1.6 billion, with double-digit increases in both subscription (12 percent) and content (14 percent) revenues. (more...)
Google Engineer Proves Any App With Camera Permissions Can Spy Google Engineer Proves Any App With Camera Permissions Can Spy
- October 27, 2017

The iOS feature, which Krause described as a "privacy loophole that can be abused by iOS apps", also allows developers to run real-time face recognition to detect facial features or expressions, to pinpoint where the user is located based on image data and to livestream a users' camera straight onto the web. (more...)
GOG.com Announces its Scary Good Halloween Sale GOG.com Announces its Scary Good Halloween Sale
- October 27, 2017

Get Tales from the Borderlands for FREE when you spend 15 United States dollars or more during the Halloween Sale - it's a story-based romp through the ridiculous world of Borderlands, and one of the most beloved Telltale Games productions. (more...)
LG Electronics turns to profit in Q3
- October 27, 2017

The LG Home Appliance & Air Solution Company accounted for the largest share of quarterly revenue with KRW 4.98 trillion ($4.4 billion), an increase of 16% from the same period a year ago, buoyed by strong sales in North America, Europe and Asia, particularly in the domestic market. (more...)
WatchOS 4.1 GM Release Notes Confirm Apple Watch Series 3 Radio App WatchOS 4.1 GM Release Notes Confirm Apple Watch Series 3 Radio App
- October 27, 2017

Based on this leak, new features that were uncovered during beta testing will surely arrive with the software update. Developer Guilherme posted the watchOS 4.1 GM leaked release notes on Twitter. Another fix is for the heart rate notifications that continue to be displayed on the Apple Watch Series 1 even when the feature has been disabled. What are your thoughts on the leaked watchOS 4.1 GM? Best Buy is running an interesting promotion on the Apple Watch Series 2 Sport and Nike+, so ... (more...)
Market Scan: Following Shares of SSGA SPDR ETFS Europe II (SXLI.L)
- October 27, 2017

Active traders have a wide variety of technical indicators at their disposal for completing technical stock analysis. Of course, there is no one foolproof method for trading the markets. The Williams %R oscillates in a range from 0 to -100. The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. This indicator may be used to assist with identifying oversold and overbought conditions. (more...)
Analysts See Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHC) Rising 44.3%
- October 27, 2017

Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc . Value is another helpful tool in determining if a company is undervalued or not. A ratio over one indicates an increase in share price over the period. Meanwhile, the average 12-month price target from Wall Street analysts is now $58.71, this means that the stock is underpriced by 44.337%. (more...)
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc
- October 27, 2017

It has underperformed by 36.26% the S&P500. Robert W. Baird restated a hold rating and issued a $113.00 price objective on shares of Old Dominion Freight Line in a research report on Friday, October 6th. As per Friday, April 29, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. More important recent Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: "Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL) PT Raised to $115 at KeyBanc" on October 12, 2017, also ... (more...)
Apple reportedly won't allow nudity or violence in its TV shows
- October 27, 2017

Specifically, the report cites how the tech-giant is now at work on a "small slate" of original television shows, which could be ready for debut by as early as 2019. Apple's content decisions are one issue, but the larger one is where these shows will live once they're ready to air. It is also being reported that the company will no longer put its shows on Apple Music , as it did with Karaoke and Planet of the Apps , a decision made by Apple possibly for the long-term success of its ... (more...)
Gallery: First pictures of the 2018 Citroën C4 Cactus hatchback
- October 27, 2017

They were arguably the most distinguishing feature of the outgoing model and, while they're still present on the new vehicle, they are much lower and slimmer. Inside, the C4 Cactus has Citroën Advanced Comfort programme, is the first model in Europe to feature the suspension with progressive hydraulic cushions (PHC), and the first vehicle in the world to boast "advanced comfort" seats. (more...)
Fortnite Gets Spooky with Fortnitemares Update Fortnite Gets Spooky with Fortnitemares Update
- October 27, 2017

The developer also added the option to toggle targeting, allowing players to "press their "Target" button once to enter and leave the targeting state, and will no longer need to hold down if toggle targeting is enabled". Each match type (Solo, Duos and Squads) gets its own separate division. All leaderboards reset weekly on Wednesdays. Epic Games launched a Halloween event for its co-op survival game Fortnite . (more...)
Corsair Adds Tempered Glass To Its Carbide Series SPEC-04 Case Corsair Adds Tempered Glass To Its Carbide Series SPEC-04 Case
- October 27, 2017

Whereas the original is available in black or yellow trim as well. The Spec-04 with tempered glass side panel is available now direct from Corsair. The huge tempered glass side panel grants a totally unobstructed view into the case, providing the flawless platform to show off your PC, while CORSAIR Direct Airflow Path design ensures your PC's hottest components get the airflow they need to stay cool. (more...)
Dell Launches the XPS 15 Notebook in India with Infinity Edge Display Dell Launches the XPS 15 Notebook in India with Infinity Edge Display
- October 27, 2017

Dell XPS 15 flaunts a vivid 15.6-inch screen packed into a 14-inch form factor. So, if you are looking for a solid laptop with state of the art design including latest hardware, then, Dell XPS 15 is one of the best consideration. The XPS 15 weighs over 1.8kg and supports stereo speaker, dual microphones, high definition audio with Waves MaxxAudio Pro. The palm rest of the device is made from carbon fiber. (more...)
Final Fantasy Dimensions II releasing on iOS and Android on November 1 Final Fantasy Dimensions II releasing on iOS and Android on November 1
- October 27, 2017

Dare we ask if you're still playing through The Zodiac Age? Final Fantasy Legend II originally released in Japan as Final Fantasy Legends: Toki no Suisho but was later relaunched as Final Fantasy Legends II. To mark the game's sales success, Square Enix has released a brand-new illustration by artist Isamu Kamikokuryo. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is a remaster of the 2006 PlayStation 2 title. (more...)
Microsoft has officially killed off the Kinect Microsoft has officially killed off the Kinect
- October 27, 2017

The standalone Kinect, despite being recognised by Guinness World Records as the fastest-selling consumer device back in 2011, struggled to really catch-on. The Kinect sensor is used in the HoloLens, Microsoft's augmented-reality technology, according to Fast Company , which reported the Kinect news early Wednesday. (more...)
India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: Hits and Misses India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: Hits and Misses
- October 27, 2017

Live Updates: Karthik hits a boundary as India chase down New Zealand's target of 230 with 6 wickets in the bag. " New Zealand competed exceptionally well, they had a fantastic partnership ( in Mumbai ) and they went on to win that game", Bharat said. (more...)
After Years of Complaints, Reddit Finally Bans Neo-Nazis, Other Hate Groups After Years of Complaints, Reddit Finally Bans Neo-Nazis, Other Hate Groups
- October 27, 2017

This means we are not going to ban distasteful subreddits. But users should provide clear reasons why the posts were made. Though you can't count on there being as big of a backlash this time around, do expect the modern "Free Speech" champions of the Alt-Right to take this up as a new example of censorship by the leftists at Reddit. (more...)
Ken Block's Amazon Original To Go Behind-The-Scenes Of 10th Gymkhana Video Ken Block's Amazon Original To Go Behind-The-Scenes Of 10th Gymkhana Video
- October 26, 2017

Today the team dropped the trailer for "GymkhanaTEN", which looks to include five locations and five cars. Block is taking things to a whole new level. Check out the trailer embedded above and get hyped for Gymkhana 10 . We've seen Block putting a few Can-Am Mavericks through their paces, and the fact that Hoonigan states that they're sponsoring part of the video makes us believe that the last vehicle will be a wildly customized Maverick. (more...)
Here's LA Noire in Gorgeous 4K Here's LA Noire in Gorgeous 4K
- October 26, 2017

Meanwhile, the Switch version will include gyroscopic Joy-Con controls, HD rumble, and have the benefit of being portable so you can take your investigation to go. It's fantastic to hear that the Nintendo Switch will be treated to this re-release of L.A. Noire as Nintendo's console sometimes doesn't get invited to the special edition party. (more...)