by | July 26, 2017 | 05:19

The agency has a budget of almost $400 million for the project over five years as it aims to construct a large demo vehicle, the "X-plane", for trial flights over populated areas. That's about as loud as that luxury auto on the highway or the background conversation in a busy restaurant. "Turbulence can make sonic booms quieter, or it can make them louder", said Haering.

by | July 25, 2017 | 23:37

Destiny 2's patrol missions look like they'll be a lot more fun than those in the original Destiny , helped by a round of fresh activities to undertake - along with some returning ones too. Every week, a new Flashpoint will pop up asking you to complete Public Events on a specific planet and earn rewards. There are also treasure maps and secret bosses that only spawn when that destination is the featured Flashpoint.

by | July 25, 2017 | 23:01

For those who are still subscribed, enjoy your free games for August! Your goal? To raise slime and become rich. Indie game Slime Rancher finishes off this month's offering. This action game from Platinum Games is one of the pillars of the character action game space. I'm not sure about you but Bayonetta is definitely the one I'll be waiting for.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:54

The executive is now exploring deals to share data with tech giants like Apple, Google , and Amazon , according to Reuters . iRobot is already compatible with Amazon's Alexa and Google's Google Home , so there's already some sharing of information in place.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:54

They also say it will make it hard to keep up with population growth - especially in booming suburbs growing much faster than the state as a whole. Dottie Bossley, Regional Sales Director for the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau said that the National Association of Student personnel administrators had considered hosting its 2018 symposium in Galveston, but withdrew after hearing about the two bills.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:45

Other automakers such as BMW are also working on developing all-solid-state batteries, eyeing mass production in the next 10 years. Electric vehicles now use lithium-ion batteries, so it will be interesting to see if Toyota manages to push all-solid-state batteries to mainstream production.

by | July 25, 2017 | 22:34

KitGuru Says: While I would prefer higher frame rates over higher resolution on consoles, I am still fairly impressed with what Microsoft has shown so far with the Xbox One X . stuff. Gamers who will order the Deluxe Party Edition of " The Sims 4 " for Xbox One can enjoy additional party objects. Still, even with this enabled, the resolution bump should be significant, reaching well above the usual 900p/1080p we have come to expect from the Xbox One .

by | July 25, 2017 | 21:53

The group can only work on a project for two years before Facebook determines whether it's worth continuing or not. A new report has surfaced that claims Facebook is set to launch a new smart speaker that will compete directly with the Amazon Echo Show smart speaker.

by | July 25, 2017 | 21:50

Lost Sphear , the latest game from Square Enix's Tokyo RPG Factory, is well on its way to making an appearance around the world. If you pre-order from Steam , it will be more or less the same items, a wallpaper and the two tracks. I Am Setsuna was something of a love letter to classic JRPGs. That's where Tokyo RPG Factory came in. Your party does so through the power of Memory, which is the trick of turning thoughts into matter and restoring the world.

by | July 25, 2017 | 21:44

For example, when you search "BC wildfire", you'll see a red SOS alert for the crisis with wildfires in British Columbia, Canada. Google's vice president of engineering Yossi Matias said: "In times of crisis, access to timely, actionable information is crucial".

by | July 25, 2017 | 18:00

Reliance Jio has been leading the 4G network speed charts, according to recent data shared by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) through MySpeed app. Meanwhile, both Vodafone and Idea peak speed measurements are about 4 times faster than their 4G measurements. "We also added 5.2 million data customers in the last quarter - our highest ever".

by | July 25, 2017 | 17:34

The news comes as the UK Government has announced plans to introduce mandatory safety awareness courses and registration for owners of small unmanned aircraft, including drones. The Department for Transport (DfT) said (65-page / 1MB PDF) the measure will be aimed at "increasing the accountability of drone users". "DJI has invested heavily in adding safety features, and we expect the government to work closely with industry leaders to ensure progress and promote technological innovation".

by | July 25, 2017 | 16:42

During a Facebook Live Q&A over the weekend, Zuckerberg was asked about Musk's view that AI is his largest fear for the future and that it could destroy humanity - something Zuckerberg said was "really negative" and "pretty irresponsible".

by | July 25, 2017 | 15:36

It's unclear if the perplexing malware still poses a risk to potential victims, and InfoSec experts believe even more computers could have been impacted by Fruitfly . Dubbed Fruitfly , the backdoor had been flying under the radar for years before it was discovered by cybersecurity experts in January. Typically, researchers must undertake a painstaking process known as reverse engineering to document the inner workings.

by | July 25, 2017 | 15:34

The game looked impressive when it was unveiled at E3 2017 , but maybe you're still now convinced. The latest promotional video for the Bioware-developed title Anthem , shows an Exosuit carved into a field of corn. Let it never be forgotten that most of BioWare's wondrous RPG adventures were developed in the very non-fantastical land of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

by | July 25, 2017 | 15:04

But Qualcomm has failed to keep that promise, making it impossible for its competitors (such as Intel ) to offer OEMs fully licensed competing devices (such as the modems Intel sells). 'Whatever the source of Qualcomm's past success, in recent years Qualcomm has maintained its modem monopoly through a host of anticompetitive practices-not through the merits of its products or the strength of its innovation, ' says the Intel complaint.

by | July 25, 2017 | 13:04

The social media giant has been taking several steps to combat the menace. Facebook has gained Source3's technology as well as some of its talents. As such Facebook is taking Source3 under its wing. Source3 had raised more than $4 million, mostly from a seed round in 2015 led by Contour Venture Partners .

by | July 25, 2017 | 12:18

HTC's flagship device U11 was released back in June this year for a price tag of INR 51,990. As far as the smartphone's camera is considered it comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera with 1.4-micron pixel, ultra spread autofocus, BSI sensor, OIS, f/1.7 aperture, dual-LED flash, slow-motion, and 4K video recording.

by | July 25, 2017 | 11:54

Apple are expected to release iOS 11 along with their new iPhone 8, iPhone 7S and 7S Plus handsets. The update also comes with a range of other updates. So please, rather than taking the "workaround round" for downloading iOS 11 Beta 4 without a developer account, save yourself some trouble and head over to in order to download the latest beta software for your iPhone or iPad.

by | July 25, 2017 | 00:04

To watch the totality safely wear the solar viewing glass. To date four manufacturers have certified that their eclipse glasses and handheld solar viewers meet the ISO 12312-2 worldwide standard for such products: Rainbow Symphony, American Paper Optics, Thousand Oaks Optical, and TSE 17.

by | July 24, 2017 | 23:36

Ford unveiled the 2018 Mustang during the Detroit auto show . You can do a lot with 460 horsepower, including completing the sprint to 60 miles per hour from a standstill in under 4.0 seconds. Ford still has yet to confirm the 5.0L V8's new, higher rev limit, but every scrap of evidence points to a 7,500-rpm redline - 500-rpm higher than the 2017 Mustang GT.

by | July 24, 2017 | 23:19

Google has just released the fourth and final Android O developer preview for Nexus and Pixel devices. According to Google, Developer Preview 4 is a "release candidate", meaning that despite it still being aimed at developers, early adopters and beta testers should feel comfortable loading it on a production device.

by | July 24, 2017 | 22:43

If you'd rather wait for the OTA, devices enrolled in the Android Beta Program should receive their updates over the next couple days. "Today's Developer Preview 4 system images give you an excellent way to test your current apps on the near-final version of Android O", writes Dave Burke, VP of Engineering.

by | July 24, 2017 | 22:38

Using the new thermal correction, the researchers looked at data from the Moon Mineralogy Mapper, an imaging spectrometer that flew aboard India's Chandrayaan-1 lunar orbiter. "By looking at the orbital data, we can examine the large on the Moon that were never sampled by the Apollo or Luna missions". One of the researchers, Professor Ralph Milliken, of Brown University, said: "The fact that almost all of them exhibit signatures of water suggests that the Apollo samples are not anomalous, so ...

by | July 24, 2017 | 17:46

Although Spencer's tweet is a bit vague, it hinted that the console has received the necessary FCC approval . And enjoy a growing library of more than 300 Xbox 360 games playable through Backward Compatibility on Xbox One. Hopefully it won't be too long, and given that Gamescom is coming up next month, perhaps Microsoft might use that as an opportunity to make their announcement.

by | July 24, 2017 | 16:59

The 2018 Subaru WRX has just been shown off by Subaru Australia and changes coming into the refreshed model should keep fans coming back for more. The STI gets more powerful Brembo calipers with cross-drilled discs, with six pistons up front - painted yellow.

by | July 24, 2017 | 16:17

And even if he did win, they were outnumbered. Those who are strict fans would know Jon Snow had banished her from the north. An alliance with Euron Greyjoy will be interesting, but he's a weaker player in the show than he is in the books, where he possesses a magical horn that controls dragons.

by | July 24, 2017 | 14:25

Late last week, Bungie's Destiny 2 beta opened up for all players on console and we have already heard some of the changes being implemented into the final game as a result of this testing. The beta content is understandably limited though, but you won't have to wait too long for the real deal. The PC version is also getting its own beta next month, in case you prefer mouse, keyboard and higher refresh rates.

by | July 24, 2017 | 12:28

Gains in Reliance Industries , FMCG major ITC , Infosys, ICICI Bank and SBI helped the indices scale new peaks in early trade. Both Sensex and Nifty had seen a plunge last week after seeing record highs. Among the top gainers, Reliance Industries maintained its upward journey and climbed 2.3 percent to Rs 1,621.20 mostly on the back of robust earnings and announcement of a bonus issue in the rate of one share for every share held.

by | July 24, 2017 | 12:13

The phone continues to utilize the free JIO phone offers. As of now, the phone is a single SIM phone but in the next few months, Jio is going to launch a dual SIM variant of the device as well. Reliance Jio Infocomm declined to comment on the issue, although a person close to the company said JioPhone will support both Jio and non-Jio apps.

by | July 24, 2017 | 11:06

This is the first time that Microsoft is extending the support period of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update for particular devices. Originally, going by Microsoft's current support lifecycle of 18 months post release, these PCs would have been cut-off from even security updates post early 2018.

by | July 24, 2017 | 05:31

Pennon Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 761.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 947.23. Credit Suisse Group raised their price objective on shares of OneSavings Bank PLC from GBX 370 ($4.83) to GBX 450 ($5.88) and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a report on Friday, March 24th.

by | July 24, 2017 | 04:31

Pedro had to go off in the first half of Chelsea's 3-0 victory after being on the receiving end of a reckless challenge by Arsenal keeper David Ospina . Posting an image of himself in a hospital bed on Saturday night, Pedro wrote: 'What a shock! Chelsea will continue to prepare for the defence of their Premier League title with a friendly against Bayern Munich on Tuesday at Singapore's National Stadium.

by | July 24, 2017 | 02:14

Regarding War for the Planet of the Apes director Reeves taking over his directing role and starting afresh with scripting, Affleck said: "I would be an ape on the ground for Matt Reeves , never mind Batman ". In the upcoming movie, Affleck's Batman will join forces with other superheroes, including Wonder Woman , played by Gal Gadot; Cyborg, played by Ray Fisher; Aquaman , played by Jason Mamoa; and the Flash , played by Ezra Miller.

by | July 24, 2017 | 02:13

The Senate bill is opposed by the American Medical Association and a plethora of other physician groups, the American Hospital Association and other hospital trade associations, and patient and consumer organizations like the American Lung Association and the AARP.