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by | December 16, 2017 | 12:08

The software development tools mean that AR apps can work on a wider variety of Android devices instead of the limited and comparatively bulky Project Tango phones. Still, fairly recently Google seemed committed to Tango. "Whereas Tango required special hardware, ARCore is a fast, performant, Android-scale SDK that enables high-quality augmented reality across millions of qualified mobile devices".

by | December 16, 2017 | 10:27

Astronomers who study Kepler exoplanet data and an engineer from Google Brain are involved in the announcement. After this discovery, the Kepler-90 solar system has come at par with our own in terms of number of planets revolving around a single star, said NASA .

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:44

As we already knew, Metal Gear Survive follows Big Boss' soldiers who were present on Mother Base at the time of a odd phenomenon causing a wormhole to open in the sky. As we've inferred from previous trailers, your character is Mother Base soldier sucked into a wormhole after the explosion at the end of Ground Zeroes.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:28

While the Honor 9 was launched with the 16:9 standard display, the upcoming Honor 9 Lite will be featuring 18:9 FullView display. On the camera front, the device will sport dual camera set of 13MP + 2MP on the rear as well as on the front.

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:27

According to The Verge , SpaceX began re-flying used rockets earlier this year, but this represents the first time NASA has signed off on their reusable rocket technology for a supply mission, marking a major endorsement for the reusable rocket technology.

by | December 16, 2017 | 03:24

If you caught a pic you want to share, just click the submit photo button below. "The minimum distance of Phaethon from the Sun is of 21 millions of km only, less than half that of Mercury, the inner plant of our Solar System", astrophysicist Gianluca Masi told The Virtual Telescope, which hosts livestreams of meteor showers on their site.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:52

If you want to search for planets among Kepler's weaker signals - which are far more numerous - then that haystack gets "much, much larger", he added. "Just as we expected, there are exciting discoveries lurking in our archived Kepler data, waiting for the right tool or technology to unearth them", said Paul Hertz, director of NASA's Astrophysics Division in Washington , who was not involved in the study.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:21

While it's not listed as being a 4K game, players have discovered a graphics menu shows it as running at 2160p, or 4K, on the new console. As other frustrated journalists have noted, the poor framerate, resolution, and lag disrupt the overall experience.

by | December 16, 2017 | 02:12

Until then, Grand Theft Auto Online players can pass the time on the recently released Doomsday Heist DLC just released, which offers more than enough to keep gamers occupied. Rockstar declared the heist has three acts and each of them contains a lot of negotiating missions, strategic operations, and experimental missiles and vehicles.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:38

The feature will notify users when the 30 days are almost up, allowing them to either extend the Snooze or let it expire. The mute will last for 30 days, giving you a break from certain political rants, troublesome news items or overly zealous commentary.

by | December 15, 2017 | 23:23

The researchers worked with a sample of 28 female Greenland sharks , using radiocarbon dating on the sharks' eye tissue to glean their ages, with the stunning finding that one creature in particular could potentially be as old as 512. To improve the estimates, the researchers also assumed that the larger the shark the older it was. "Polar bear remnants in Greenland shark stomachs are extremely rare and polar bears are considered of no importance as food source for sharks in Greenland ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 15:25

Google is talking up a new technology that it is testing out to help Project Loon bring connectivity to unconnected regions. According to an APEDB statement here, the IT Minister met scientist Astro Teller , took a demo ride on Waymo (X's driverless car), and toured the FSOC technology clean room.

by | December 15, 2017 | 14:27

The company will most likely host a press event a day before the opening on the MWC 2018 - February 25 - to unveil the flagship smartphones. Around an hour ago, we talked about the renders of the Samsung Galaxy S9 that leaked online. It will also use rear dual-camera setup in the plus version and the non-plus version will have a single-sensor setup on the back. Then device will also come with update facial recognition, a new iris scanner and a fingerprint sensor, it is expected to come ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 14:24

This new feature is a huge step up from their previous platform as a listener was only able to pick an artist that would lead to an infinitely customized playlist. Pandora is also encouraging artists to use this new service to provide fans with direct links to their songs. Pandora Premium first launched back in April and gave users the chance to subscribe for $9.99/month to stream music on-demand.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:27

Adding to the announcement, Google also said that one huge part of the reason for removal was Amazon refusing to sell Chromecast dongles along with its Google Home speakers, and that Amazon Prime does not now support Chromecast. The move to resume Apple TV sales follows Amazon launching a version of its Prime Video application for Apple TV users earlier this month. Previously in October 2015 Amazon had banned the sale of Google's home entertainment devices.

by | December 15, 2017 | 12:11

Pai said broadband providers like AT&T and Comcast could offer consumers a wider variety of service options. With the rise of Netflix and its ilk in streaming media, broadband companies began to suggest that they may have to charge more for some types of traffic, or slow down some services ("throttling" them).

by | December 15, 2017 | 10:19

The smart speaker project is being led by an executive named Patrick Chomet, who had joined Samsung a year ago. It will sync up with Samsung gadgets, TVs and Galaxy smartphones. Back in August, DJ Koh, president of Samsung's mobile division, confirmed that the company is working on a smart speaker, but didn't reveal any details regarding the device other than it's set to launch "soon".

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:40

Injustice 2 , developed by the award-winning NetherRealm Studios , offers an impressive selection of Superheroes and Supercriminals of DC and allows players to develop and upgrade the final version of their favorite DC characters. In addition, players will have the opportunity to try select DLC characters in the single player Multiverse mode. They did not exactly specify which of the DLC characters are in the trial.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:59

That, as you've hopefully already realized, is today, meaning Apple's iMac Pro configurator is live, allowing us to swap hardware in and out and figure out just how expensive this beast is going to be. Companion apps Motion and Compressor will also receive 360-degree VR video support. The firm says the iMac Pro is aimed at advanced graphics editing, virtual reality content creation and real-time 3D rendering.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:30

Juno aircraft was launched in 2011 with its main objective to know how deep are the roots of the giant red spot storm, a question researchers have now partially answered. But in modern times, the Great Red Spot appears to be diminishing in size, as measured by Earth-based telescopes and spacecraft. The storm is 50 to 100X deeper than Earth's oceans.

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:14

Through those hearings, the committee deduced that Kaspersky entered the government's radar as a security concern at least as far back as 2009. Kaspersky has been accused of working with Russian intelligence over the past year. Kaspersky Lab has repeatedly denied that it has ties to any government and said it would not help a government with cyber espionage . Jeanne Shaheen, the Democratic senator who had been upping pressure on the government to ban the software, praised Trump's ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 14:42

With the rise of fake news and misinformation, one of Bing's main changes is being smarter about the information it displays and becoming more conversational and nuanced. Partnering with CM Launcher will let Microsoft broaden Cortana's reach among Android users, many of whom like to customize their experience via launcher apps that are responsible for the home screen and organizing and launching their apps.

by | December 14, 2017 | 12:14

Crytek is also suing for having their source code allegedly shown during the Bugsmashers episodes, where CIG developers show backers how they're squashing bugs in Star Citizen in real time in order to get the game ready for public distribution.

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:52

It's been about a week and a half since Apple released iOS 11.2 for the iPhone and iPad , and it's now begun seeding out iOS 11.2.1 to fix a vulnerability lying hidden in the former. Apple is now following that up with the first ever betas of iOS 11.2.5, watchOS 4.2.2 and tvOS 11.2.5. After this update, the vulnerability is fully patched and remote access for shared users is secure.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:20

Pai's proposal marks a victory for big internet service providers such as AT&T Inc, Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc that opposed the rules and gives them sweeping powers to decide what web content consumers can get. The breaking of ranks from Republican lawmakers comes as a poll from the University of Maryland shows that the net neutrality rules have wide support among the party's voters, the Washington Post reported .