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by | March 31, 2018 | 17:12

The fourth full moon of the year is also known as a sap moon, because it marks the time of year sap is harvested from trees, according to The Old Farmer's Almanac , as reported by USA TODAY. Consequently, both January and March ended up with two full moons, something that only tends to happen every 19 years or so. See the Moon Phase Calendar for your city/state.

by | March 31, 2018 | 12:24

The smartphone comes with a front-facing fingerprint scanner, a 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0 and a rather small 3,200mAh battery. For past several weeks, the Internet has been flooded with leaks related to Motorola's Moto G6 and E5 series specs and images and now, the bigger sibling Moto Z series has made an appearance online for the first time, hinting the device may also launch soon.

by | March 30, 2018 | 23:01

A number of users carry the same number for calling as well as for WhatsApp , and when those users change their number they find informing their WhatsApp contacts a daunting task. Instead of just changing your number and notifying groups, the app will soon give you the option of notifying your contacts as well. QR code payments are now only available in the Android beta version of WhatsApp , but are expected to launch by the end of April.

by | March 30, 2018 | 22:24

If you have a Nintendo Switch , don't get a third-party dock for it. One particular gamer claimed that the save files on the game system were unexplainably deleted. For nearly as long as there have been gaming consoles, there have been third-party peripherals to go along with them. There have been reports of this in the past, but ever since the Switch 5.0 firmware update earlier this month , the reported cases have skyrocketed, many pointing to the firmware update as the cause.

by | March 30, 2018 | 21:58

United States tech giant Apple has rolled out new iOS 11.3 update for iPhone and iPad. On iPhones with weaker batteries , not only will the Maximum Capacity display a lower percentage, but the Peak Performance Capability will also display a message that says performance management is being applied on the iPhone to prevent unexpected shutdowns .

by | March 30, 2018 | 18:58

Remember, the free membership is for those users who claimed the scheme previous year. Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio said on Friday its existing Jio Prime members , who come on board by March 31, 2018, will be offered 12-months of complimentary prime benefits without any additional fee.

by | March 30, 2018 | 17:41

Blue moons by definition are the second full moons to occur in a given calendar month. And finally, if you get a glimpse of the Double Blue Moon, remember that from Earth, we always see the same side of the moon; the other side is always hidden.

by | March 30, 2018 | 16:46

The #DeleteFacebook trend was sparked by the Cambridge Analytica scandal , in which it emerged that the data of tens of millions of Facebook users was siphoned off and sold to a political consultancy. Playboy said it reaches 25 million readers on Facebook. Playboy ripped out one of its pages, the one on Facebook. Besides this, he also stated very clearly that the evidence supported that Facebook meddled in the United States elections which took place recently.

by | March 30, 2018 | 13:50

The decision was announced late Tuesday night with the company saying it had deactivated all accounts managed by Playboy Enterprises. "There is absolutely no place for discrimination on Facebook ", said a statement from Facebook .

by | March 30, 2018 | 08:46

The release date will be June 12, 2018 and it's also getting a physical release on July 3rd 2018 on PS4 and Xbox One while PC is getting a Digital Edition. For those of you that looked at Jurassic World and thought about all the ways you could have done a better job running the park , your time has come.

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:51

Dating app Bumble Trading Inc on Wednesday filed a USA lawsuit accusing rival Match Group Inc of fraud and trade secrets theft, escalating a court fight that broke out after failed buyout talks. "This lawsuit is a petulant and meritless response to our patent, trademark and trade secret claims", Match said in a statement. "Last week, Bumble claimed our complaint was baseless and won't affect them, and this week they claim it is "chilling" the sale of their company", the statement read.

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:15

The Red Faction series spanned four games from 2000 to 2011 and ended after Red Faction: Armageddon , which sold disastrously and helped THQ lose almost $40 million dollars in 2011. The multiplayer from the original Red Faction Guerrilla has also been updated , and will be included in the remastered release. Red Faction: Guerrilla still defines the limits of destruction-based game-play with a huge open-world, fast-paced guerrilla-style combat, and true physics-based destruction.

by | March 30, 2018 | 07:08

Most importantly, we wonder what new cosmetics Blizzard will give us during this new event. Set seven years prior to the "modern day" of the Overwatch world, the King's Row Uprising was an event in which a group of omnics led by Null Sector - an omnic terrorist group - attempted an uprising in London, and Overwatch was sent in to quell the attack.

by | March 30, 2018 | 04:05

A mismatch in power demand and supply can prompt an iPhone to shut down, so to guard against that, Apple secretly slowed its processors in older model iPhones to accommodate enfeebled batteries . But its prominence is good timing for Apple , which has been highlighting its different approach to data . "Now your patients can aggregate their health records from multiple institutions alongside their patient-generated data, creating a more holistic view of their health", according to an ...

by | March 30, 2018 | 02:52

Australian cricket coach Darren Lehmann has tearfully resigned - just hours after disgraced former captain Steve Smith broke down before the world's media. Australia s David Warner has apologised for his part in the ball-tampering controversy that saw him banned from worldwide cricket for 12 months.

by | March 30, 2018 | 01:34

Those late Pleistocene footprints are the oldest of their kind in North America, but researchers expect the discovery may push others to search for more, perhaps even older ones. In 2015 and 2016, they returned and expanded the muddy pit. The paper continues stating that they measured the footprints and discovered that they "correspond to modern day USA shoe sizes of a junior size 8, a junior size 1 or woman's size 3, and a woman's size 8-9 (or man's size 7-8)".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:47

If every user whose privacy was breached received a £12,500 payout it could amount to £625 billion, double Facebook's total £317 billion worth, law professor Maureen Mapp believes. The data-supplier targeting is available in markets like U.S., Brazil, France, Germany, the U.K., Australia, and Japan. Many Android apps would request access to a user's address book to upload contact information, without telling them that that also meant recording call logs and text messages.

by | March 29, 2018 | 22:32

We told you last week this wasn't really a privacy breach. Android has always had a much more lax permission system that has allowed third-party app developers such as Facebook to collect more data than their apps or services require to function.

by | March 29, 2018 | 21:38

Police said the victim complied and the thief got away with $1,500 in cash. Mall security and the Corpus Christi Police Department immediately responded to the scene. The suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash in a silver four-door auto that appears to be a Lexus E300. A lone male suspect had entered the financial institution December 9, passed a note to a bank teller and fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash.

by | March 29, 2018 | 20:23

That combination, says Kuniskis, is enough to scoot the all-wheel-drive Maserati to 60 miles per hour in just 3.8 seconds, and to a top speed of just over 187 miles per hour. Both the front fascia and rear bumper and side air intake given the auto a more aggressive design and, the vehicle now sits on 22-inch forged aluminium "Orione" wheels.

by | March 29, 2018 | 20:18

In No Man's Sky , every star is the light of a distant sun, each orbited by planets filled with life, and you can go to any of them you choose. When the Next update for " No Man's Sky " arrives, it will mean big things for this controversial game.

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:40

So NGC 1052-DF2 is a head-scratcher whether you lean toward dark matter or toward MOND. Finding such a thing would be like finding smoke but no fire, effect without cause. They see how they interact with the rest of the universe . The difference between this number and the apparent mass of visible stars helps scientists estimate how much galactic mass is dark.

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:11

Facebook faces mounting pressure to explain how it let Cambridge Analytica , a data firm started by former White House adviser Steve Bannon and wealthy Republican donor Robert Mercer, "scrape" information for as many as 50 million Americans off its website.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:28

On the software side, the smartphone runs Android 8.0 skinned with MIUI 9.5 on the top. It was hardly six months ago that Xiaomi updated its Mi Mix Smartphone. The 6GB version will come with 64GB or 128GB of internal UFS 2.1 storage, while the higher-priced 8GB variant will have 256GB of internal storage .

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:08

After a self-driving vehicle killed a pedestrian near Phoenix earlier this month, The Guardian obtained emails between Uber and Ducey's office showing that the company first been testing self-driving cars in Phoenix in August 2016 without the public's knowledge.