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by | March 21, 2017 | 03:58

Microsoft is expected to roll out the Windows 10 Creators Update from April 11. "Your PC uses a processor that isn't supported on this version of Windows and you won't receive updates". The emulator, which requires Visual Studio 2015, lets developers simulate real-world interaction with a device and test the features of their app by using the tools included with Microsoft Emulator for Windows 10 Mobile.

by | March 21, 2017 | 03:22

Reliance Jio has requested the ASCI to call upon Airtel to withdraw advertisements claiming they're the fastest network in India, desist from using the word "official" with Airtel's brand name as well as withdraw any reference to Ookla from their advertisements.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:51

Apple's iPhone SE is now available for as low as Rs 19,999 through the company's authorized offline sellers. The cash back offer will continue till March 31 . The much-anticipated iPhone 8 is expected to be a radically forward-thinking phone, but since it'll essentially be the 10th anniversary iPhone, would it make sense to give it design language similar to the original? The metal-clad iPhone SE has a large battery that Apple claims will offer up to 14 hours of talk-time.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:50

When TheCable contacted the Lagos State Management Emergency Agency (LASEMA) at 3pm on Monday, Kehinde Adebayo, spokesman of the agency, said rescue officials were still trying to retrieve Orji's corpse. It would be recalled that the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) previous year prevented a mother of four from committing suicide by jumping into the lagoon with a 12-month old baby.

by | March 21, 2017 | 01:43

While the update received a mixed response, reports regarding the latter making a comeback was flooding the internet for a couple of days now. WhatsApp's text status feature which was removed last month following a Snapchat-like update has now made a return in the latest update.

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:48

President Donald Trump is deploying an outside and inside strategy to fulfill his campaign promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare", seeking support beyond Washington before making an in-person pitch on Capitol Hill. And because the ACA restricted insurers' ability to "age-rate" - or charge much higher premiums for older individuals - repealing the bill will cause an initial increase in premiums for low-income seniors not yet on Medicare.

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:29

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 didn't sell as well and the Note 7 was a disaster from start to premature end. The fake Galaxy S8 has a sleek design with a heavy and thick chassis along with slots for SIM and MicroSD card. The screen will be front will be mostly the screen and metal strip will only be at the top and bottom of the phone. The Verge notes that Blass was the one to reveal the "first images" of the S8 device in January.

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:22

Dolittle was the protagonist in Lofting's series of children's books, which were first released in the 1920s and centered on a physician who abandons his human practice when he learns he can communicate with animals. According to Variety , the director of the new effort will be Stephen Gaghan, who most recently directed Matthew McConaughey in Gold . Who knew we needed a big-budget reboot of Doctor Dolittle? Robert Downey Jr.'s resurgent career has seen him come face to face with 19th ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:21

Such requests on behalf of immigrations officials go to cities and counties asking that local law enforcement hold an inmate who is in the country illegally and has been arrested or charged with a crime. Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott responded to Hernandez's policies by blocking $1.5 million in state grant funding to Travis County. Other jurisdictions cite court rulings that have cast doubt on the constitutionality of the detainers.

by | March 20, 2017 | 23:19

For NIH overall, funding for the current fiscal year is still being debated, but its backers are pushing for a $2 billion increase. In introducing the budget plan, which cut spending in departments besides the NIH, Trump explained his priorities.

by | March 20, 2017 | 22:03

Speaking of which, although nearly everything regarding the upcoming Galaxy S8 has been leaked already, pricing was still a mystery. On the bright side though, pictures of the smartphone have already been leaked online as a courtesy of Evan Blass .

by | March 20, 2017 | 21:40

Flight tests under the Alternative Fuel Effects on Contrails and Cruise Emissions Study (ACCESS) have been carried out with a 50:50 blend of aviation fuel and a renewable alternative fuel of hydro-processed esters and fatty acids made from camelina oil.

by | March 20, 2017 | 21:26

Eleven years ago, the International Astronomical Union demoted Pluto, who had done nothing wrong and just kept on orbiting as always, to the status of "non-planet". The one point that led to Pluto's demotion was that the IAU standard required all planets and their satellites to move alone through their orbits - and Pluto is too tiny to completely accrete all the matter it passes by on its orbit.

by | March 20, 2017 | 21:23

The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announced that users can now save their live videos to their phones for future viewing. According to Instagram's blog, this is the first of many updates Instagram plans to make to their video features this year, so keep an eye out on this space for updates.

by | March 20, 2017 | 21:23

As for the second game, your choices will be a bit more limited, but you'll still have a few interesting yet older titles to choose from like Watch Dogs , Assassin's Creed Syndicate , and Tom Clancy's The Division . In the My Games and Apps view, you can (finally!) filter your game library by platform, meaning by Xbox One and Xbox 360. Also, Your profile will display your Arena tournament history and upcoming tournaments.

by | March 20, 2017 | 21:03

IBM is providing a security-rich cloud computing environment for customers by incorporating its own security technologies with capabilities from partners Intel and HyTrust. While the Red Hat Cloud Access for IBM Cloud is set for launch in Q2, Red Hat OpenStack Platform and Red Hat Ceph Storage on IBM Private Cloud will be available at the end of March 2017.

by | March 20, 2017 | 20:09

Decidedly aimed at the fashion market, neither the Gc nor Guess watches will feature LTE. Partnering up with Google and Qualcomm Technologies Inc., Guess will be introducing smartwatches with variants for men and women. What remains to be seen is that whether the watch comes with waterproof rating or not. Guess is the latest to prove that in 2017, it's finally possible to choose a smartwatch made by brand that understands fashion and style, rather than just technology.

by | March 20, 2017 | 19:12

Mr Gates, whose wealth is estimated to be around $86bn, beat second-placed Berkshire Hathaway chief executive Warren Buffett, whose fortune was cited to be around $75.6bn. 2 with $75.6 billion. "Lately, the neighborhood has been struggling (relatively speaking)". The world's super-rich have been busy over the last 12 months adding to their ranks and growing their wealth.

by | March 20, 2017 | 18:41

Meanwhile, the 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 is believed to be a completely new offering, and apart from not exactly being a direct successor of a previous device, it's also because of the specs and features it's said to come with. As per 9 to 5 Mac , the 12.9-inch iPad Pro model is in short supply on Apple's website, with the page of the tablet pointing to April 4 as an availability date, this could also mean that Apple could opt for same day availability.

by | March 20, 2017 | 18:13

More affordable as compared to what? American electric carmaker Tesla is soon going to discontinue the lower most variants of the Model S sedan. While there was demand for the more affordable versions, Tesla has concluded that removing the two models would be more advantageous for the company.

by | March 20, 2017 | 17:56

He's already completed a zero-gravity flight that allowed him to float weightless, and says that traveling in space is what will make him happy now. Hawking added that no one would take him, But Richard Branson offered him a seat on Virgin Galactic, and he accepted it immediately.

by | March 20, 2017 | 16:58

Dan Coats as director of national intelligence, making him the fifth person to hold the post created after the September 11 terror attacks. Coats succeeds James Clapper and becomes the fifth director of national intelligence since the office was created by Congress in 2004 in response to the terrorist attacks on September 11.

by | March 20, 2017 | 16:48

The new Intel Optane product is delivered as a unique form of storage compared to traditional storage as it significantly increase scale per server and can speed up applications. This solution transparently integrates the drive into the memory subsystem and presents the SSD as DRAM to the OS and applications. The above can also be considered as the outcome of Intel's association with Micron that had yielded the 3D XPoint Memory back in July of 2015.

by | March 20, 2017 | 16:13

In this study, which was published in the journal Science Advances , the researchers collected jaw and teeth pieces in the Bighorn Basin region of Wyoming in the United States, which is very rich in its fossil presence. While this mammalian dwarfism has previously been linked to the largest of the warming events, the new research has found that this evolutionary process can happen in smaller such events as well.

by | March 20, 2017 | 14:42

Meanwhile, officials from the United States and China agreed to work together to push North Korea towards a different path. Tillerson said all options are on the table, including a military action against North Korea as the policy of strategic patience came to an end.

by | March 20, 2017 | 14:27

The whole setup comprises of what the researchers have labeled as 'central antennas.' These antennas can preferably be installed in the ceilings for best results and will serve to direct the light beams to the particular device. Moreover the technique is virtually harmless with the use of a safe infrared wavelength not reaching the vulnerable retina of eyes. The speed difference is even starker when compared against the average wireless connection speed in the Netherlands which stands at a ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 13:37

GoPro executives, on a brief conference call with analysts, said the latest job cuts were a result of a thorough review of all its business operations and procedures. Equities analysts anticipate that GoPro Inc will post ($0.72) earnings per share for the current fiscal year. GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO ) shares ended last trading session at the price of $8.51 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $8.63 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 13:30

The Sony Xperia L1 will be launching in late April in the United Kingdom and across select markets in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The phone will be available in black, white, and pink. The battery is 2,620mAh, while Qnovo Adaptive Charging claims to extend the lifespan of the cell, no matter how many times you charge it.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:13

The Z11 Mini S follows in the footsteps of the flagship Z11 and can be seen as a more affordable - but by no means inferior - version of Nubia's top-tier phone. At the heart of the phone, there's a Snapdragon 625 chipset with all the eight cores clocked at 2.0GHz. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:13

Widely viewed as an articulate and capable jurist, Gorsuch possesses a conservative judicial philosophy, borne out in thousands of federal court cases over the past decade.That has Democrats anxious. As the world's greatest deliberative body takes up consideration of a nominee for the highest court in the land, it is time to put into action the reverence we share for the United States Constitution.

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:37

Kim Jong-un hailed the rocket launch as a revolutionary breakthrough of "historic significance" for the country's space program on Saturday. "He emphasised that the whole world will soon witness what eventful significance the great victory won today carries", Pyongyang's KCNA news agency said.

by | March 20, 2017 | 10:52

Cheerios officials said they ran out of seeds, but that it's good for the bee community. "And now bees need people,". Without the presence of healthy and vigorous bee colonies, one-third of the food we consume may disappear. "I'm happy that they're promoting bees; that they're promoting pollinators; if it benefits them, that's fine with me; it's getting the word out there; people are talking about it; they're handing out seeds".

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:58

Not surprisingly, environmentalists, as well as some members of Congress, have blasted the budget, saying it is irresponsible to cut funding for climate change when there is plenty of evidence of increasing global temperatures, as well as the greenhouse gas emissions that cause that.

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:27

Of course, it's when the sun will be directly over the equator and the vernal equinox arrives! Wait, you thought spring had already sprung? For practical purposes climatologists measure climate data averaged over each calendar month, and by this reckoning the months of September to November are taken as the southern hemisphere spring .

by | March 20, 2017 | 08:05

Zookeepers say she could well be "talking" to her baby calf. More than 800,000 people follow the park's Facebook page , where keepers send out daily updates on the giraffe. One thing that they will be looking for is the point at which the wax caps to fall off her udders. These may look like "normal" belly movements to the untrained eye but should be clear to those who work with these animals on a regular basis.