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by | February 17, 2018 | 07:19

Apple's futuristic-looking new campus, known as the Apple Park , had employees slowly start to move in earlier this year following construction delays (the move was meant to start last April ). Originally a Steve Jobs' idea, the structure was hailed as a "statement of openness, of free movement". "While it is a technical marvel to make glass at this scale, that's not the achievement", Jony Ive , Apple's design chief, told the magazine in May.

by | February 16, 2018 | 23:11

Starman, in his bright red Tesla , may be returning to Earth someday. Researchers from Toronto and the Czech Republic have crunched the numbers and determined that Musk's Tesla has a 6% chance of crashing into Earth over the next one million years.

by | February 16, 2018 | 21:08

Scientists at the American Geophysical Union meeting a year ago said that Antarctica may be melting faster than previously thought, though Greenland has caused three times more sea level rise, comparatively. Nobody can predict the future, but with enough data on hand it's possible to extrapolate what will happen years down the road if what's happening now continues on without changing.

by | February 16, 2018 | 19:43

We can only hope he meant this as hint for upcoming music releases he may have planned for this year. While we're on the subject of surprising songs, just a mind-blowing FYI that "Torn" by Natalie Imbruglia is also a cover. Back in November, he seemed to allude to the fact that he had finished his fifth project (following 2011's " Nostalgia, Ultra ", 2012's " Channel Orange ", and 2016's " Blonde " and " Endless ").

by | February 16, 2018 | 10:43

A mind-blowing shot of A-68, revealing the extent of its size. The iceberg is about 190 meters thick from below the sea to the top. The massive iceberg was dubbed A-68 and past year it calved from Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf. Linse and colleagues will collect microbes, seafloor animals, plankton, as well as sediments and water samples to study the area once hidden under the ice shelf.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:11

Carlin says not every school district has that kind of money. Teachers and school employees could get a 2.5 percent pay raise later this year, under legislation approved Tuesday by Alabama House of Representatives. The measure, which passed out of the full Senate last month on a 29-20 vote, passed the House Judiciary Committee Thursday on a 10-3 vote. The conference committee agreed to $44 million in general fund spending on statewide road maintenance for the coming fiscal year - a ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:13

The dual camera setup on the rear of the device has two 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 image sensors and one of them is a monochrome sensor while the other captures in RGB. While the ShatterShield display is the highlight for this device, the recent reports confirmed the peeling issue of the top plastic layer. Powered by a 2.35 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor , it features 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB storage.

by | February 16, 2018 | 01:10

All these are limited edition colors, only "a small batch of each" has been made, so they might not be available for long . Essential said that they "spent months developing custom ceramic colors" and that the process is "much more complex and challenging than altering colors on standard materials" like plastic.

by | February 16, 2018 | 00:08

The headlights have been up-specced with "Multibeam" LED units that house 84 individually controlled LEDs, which according to Mercedes provide "extremely quick and precise" adjustment to suit varying traffic situations. The cabin of the C-Class now borrows a lot more elements from the flagship sedan as well. Options include a fully digital instrument display and multimedia systems featuring customized information and music offerings.

by | February 15, 2018 | 22:14

New countries have been added to Project Fi's supported list, bringing the total number of supported countries to 170. Google's telecommunications service Project Fi just sweetened the deal for worldwide travelers. Another neat thing that global travelers get with Project Fi is automatic notifications of coverage depending on where you're traveling. These notifications are enabled by default, but you can turn them off in your account settings.

by | February 15, 2018 | 21:58

Facebook was initially planning to release the devices in May, but later pushed back the launch date in order to flawless their audio and software, DigiTimes said. Like Amazon's screen-equipped Echo Show, the device will be controlled by voice-command and designed for indoor use. The devices are reportedly being developed by Facebook's Building 8 hardware lab.

by | February 15, 2018 | 21:41

We have heard a lot about this Chipset in the past and the upcoming devises to support this Chipset. Samsung has its new M3 products , there's fresh competition incoming from upstart device manufacturers like Huawei, and we won't really know how the Snapdragon 845 performs until we see it in shipping products.

by | February 15, 2018 | 21:21

The security flaw can be exploited even if the victim is logged into their computer as a standard user. According to security specialist Stefan Kanthak, Microsoft has failed to address the security flaws in the Skype updater process.

by | February 15, 2018 | 21:03

The redesign initially got a slow rollout, before being pushed to most users over the weekend, but it seems the company has no plans to respond to the call to reverse the changes ... Chief Executive Evan Spiegel said on the organisation's full-year earnings call recently that the goal of the redesign was to make the program "simpler and easier to work with, particularly for elderly users".

by | February 15, 2018 | 19:42

When I say 'respect the referee, ' that's the TV process as well, and then you leave it at that. Speaking after the win over Wales , Kildunne said: "The consistency of the game was not always what we thought it would be but I thought we handled it as well as we could do".

by | February 15, 2018 | 18:42

The Mi TV 4 will be available on Xiaomi's online store, Mi Home Stores and Flipkart from February 22, 2018. The Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro users will get these vouchers after they first recharge with the Rs. This much clock speed and performance optimisation makes the Note 5 Pro the fastest Redmi device ever, towering even above its bestselling predecessor the Redmi Note 4.

by | February 15, 2018 | 18:08

It could be compared to driver merging onto a highway. But according to a new analysis of satellite data collected over the past 25 years and published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , that rate is increasing by almost a tenth of a millimeter per year - meaning that by the turn of the next century, the ocean could be continuing to rise at more than three times its current rate.

by | February 15, 2018 | 16:53

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman has always been using her voice to help inspire and empower women around the world. There was no swimsuit , no clothing at all, just those words, which Raisman - not the photographer or stylists - chose, as did all the women featured in the what the magazine called its " In Her Own Words " project.

by | February 15, 2018 | 16:38

The San Francisco-based group's gross bookings also climbed 14 percent to $11.1 billion in the quarter. In his appearance, Khosrowshahi said Uber could quickly reverse its losses by retreating from less-developed markets outside the US and reducing the money it pours into expensive projects like its work on self-driving cars.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:50

Todd was last seen wearing pink trousers and blue shirt, according to investigators. The suspect in the kidnapping of a 4-year-old Lowcountry girl was arrested Wednesday night in Mississippi. Two of them were in the home at the time of the invasion, Tecklenburg said. "We give God the glory and our thanks that all our prayers have been answered, and in fact, Heidi Todd is safe in the hands of the FBI ", Tecklenburg said, his voice breaking.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:31

Other companies including Canada's Telesat , the UK's OneWeb and Space Norway have also received approval from the FCC on similar proposals. SpaceX told the FCC in a February 1 letter that it plans to launch a pair of experimental satellites on one of its Falcon 9 rockets .

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:25

The new update allows players to play the entire game in first-person if they so choose. Although initially meant to be played exclusively in third-person, fans of the game on the platform eventually discovered a first-person option was available as a console command with the input of pl_FPS 1.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:27

In other words, rather than maintaining your privacy, the app is making use of the data you send across the VPN connection to provide insights to Facebook on what its users are doing online. Plus, Facebook linked to the Onavo Protect app in the United Kingdom version of the Facebook app (on both iOS and Android) starting in 2016, though there was little reporting on that fact then.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:18

Chipotle's announcement came on the same day Taco Bell announced Niccol had stepped down as its CEO , a role he held for the past three years after serving as the 7,000-location fast-food chain's president in 2013 and 2014. "Bringing in a new CEO is the right thing to do for all our stakeholders". After the news of change in the leadership at Chipotle, its shares surged over 11% in NY.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:40

Speaking in an interview with Maeil Business Newspaper, Rhee told reporters he would be working to connect a variety of existing Google IoT assets, including Google Cloud, the connected vehicle platform and Google Home and Nest. The executive was also behind the South Korean tech giant's acquisition of U.S. cloud firm Joyent, saying at the time the firm's rollout of new software services made its "reliance and need for cloud ever-growing".