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by | November 29, 2017 | 04:50

Bigger and brighter than a typical full moon, the term "supermoon" was coined in 1979 by astrologer Richard Nolle. People watch the supermoon rise behind Coronado Heights near Lindsborg, Kan. EST (1547 GMT) on Sunday (Dec. 3). However, the moon will still appear plenty big when it rises in the eastern sky Sunday evening. The only supermoon of 2017 will be appearing over your head.

by | November 29, 2017 | 03:54

HDMI 2.1 will support data transfer rates of up to 48Gbps, which beats out Thunderbolt 3's offering of 40Gbps. The cable, which is backwards-compatible with other specs, allows for a massive bandwidth of 48 Gb/s. Backwards compatible with with earlier versions of the HDMI format, the new version HDMI 2.1 specification was developed by the HDMI Forum's Technical Working Group.

by | November 29, 2017 | 03:21

The cotton swabs were particularly focused on areas were fuel waste accumulated or surfaces of the ISS that were more obscure. "So they have flew from somewhere in space and settled on the outside hull". There have been instances where some bacteria originating from Earth (specifically, Madagascar) has survived in the vacuum of space after being lifted off our planet.

by | November 29, 2017 | 02:06

City of Penticton director of development services Anthony Haddad said the dip in the vacancy rate reflects challenges communities across BC are facing. "Demand for purpose-built rental apartments can be attributed to historically high levels of positive net global migration, improving employment conditions for younger households and the on-going aging of the population".

by | November 29, 2017 | 01:18

Sony's PlayStation VR led the way with 49 percent of all VR sales during this period, shifting about 490,000 units. That was followed by Oculus Rift , which shipped 210,000 headsets, while HTC Vive took third place, shipping 160,000 units.

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:53

From there, the attacker can enter " root " as the username and leave the password field blank. We tested this bug on our Macbook Pro and yep-we were able to gain access to our machine after clicking "Unlock" after a couple of tries. As of now, it's unclear how something like this could have slipped past Apple and Apple tends to keep errors like this under wraps and doesn't disclose much about them.

by | November 28, 2017 | 22:54

The manure was able to alter the Mars soil substantially enough to allow for earthworm reproduction, and that's an exciting turn of events. In earlier experiments, researchers found that worms prove helpful in conditions when water would not easily penetrate the soil.

by | November 28, 2017 | 22:24

At that time, the company didn't reveal its launch date but now the new variant has officially been officially launched in Korea. Now, you can pick the phone up in a new, stunning Burgundy Red color, so long as you live in South Korea. The color is a new one for the Galaxy S8, which has previously been available in Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, and, my personal favorite, Orchid Grey.

by | November 28, 2017 | 20:17

There are some significant differences here other than the fact that Mario is, of course, Nintendo's heaviest hitter IP-wise. Last week, Nintendo officially released the highly anticipated Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp for iOS . Obviously with more at stake to unlock with Fire Emblem Heroes , players were doling out more cash, but the less immediately necessary Leaf Tickets likely equal less in-game purchases, which can be attributed to the casual nature of the game.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:57

In February of this year Patently Apple posted a report titled "Beyond the 160 Million OLED Displays already Secured with Samsung , Apple is now in Talks with China's BOE". Apple reportedly was to make a phone with the OLED screen that would be foldable right in the middle but according to the patent , the phone would bend along an axis.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:54

In a classic little bit of accidental internet leaking , video footage of Call of Duty: World War 2's latest update appears to have been put online early - oops! It has been taken down now but, of course, there are some who have managed to capture the video and make it available to view elsewhere.

by | November 28, 2017 | 15:24

Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp announced this Monday that we would step down from his position at the end of the year, leaving both the company he created and Yahoo's new merger with Verizon: Oath . Within this letter it is expressed that this decision didn't come lightly and took " months of reflection on [his] personal ambitions ". "David founded Tumblr ten years ago as a space for the world's creators, and we thank him for his commitment and passion driving the growth of the ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 15:19

As it turns out, most of the speculations were spot on when it comes to the specifications. Huawei brand Honor on Tuesday confirmed that it is set to launch the Honor 7X in India on December 5. This processor is based on the energy efficient 10 nm FinFET technology. This isn't a true bezel-less display though, in fact, the phone even has space to fit in a front-facing fingerprint scanner despite the relatively high screen-to-body ratio.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:10

The 2018 Range Rover was revealed last month with a raft of updates, and the knowledge there would still be a range-topping SVAutobiography model to give prospective buyers of the Bentley Bentayga pause for thought. Land Rover teamed up with Zenith watches to add some fancy touches to the interior. Regular long-wheelbase Rangies start at £112,900. An exclusive new Zenith clock features on the rear centre console is inspired by the Elite 6150 watch and is specially created to ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 13:46

Moscow lost contact with a satellite after its launch from Russia's far east, the state space corporation said Tuesday. "Analysis of the current situation is underway". The Vostochny spaceport, laid out in the thick taiga forest in the Amur Region, is the first civilian rocket launch site in Russian Federation, meant to phase out Russia's reliance on the Soviet-era Baikonur cosmodrome, which Moscow leases from Kazakhstan.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:14

Nifty50 fell 31.50 points, or 0.30 per cent, to 10,358.20. The gauge had garnered 964 points in the previous eight sessions. According to brokers, apart from profit-booking, sustained foreign fund outflows dampened the domestic sentiment.

by | November 28, 2017 | 06:19

Seeing Pokemon Go reach such high goals, show that the game is not "dead" as many claimed. Pokemon Go is not going anywhere, as some three billion Pokemon were caught worldwide by players in a mere three days when teased with the release of the ultra rare Farfetch'd .

by | November 28, 2017 | 05:23

Rosen said pattern recognition technology can help identify this type of content through signals used in the text of a post as well as the comments. Ryan Calo, a professor at University of Washington who specializes in cyber law and privacy, expressed concern to Reuters over the notion of Facebook scanning comments and posts for harmful activity.

by | November 27, 2017 | 22:36

Coming to the highlight of Oppo F5, the front camera is powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), which the company claims inspects every angle of your face "to create the perfectly refined and natural selfie". Oppo F5 6GB sports a 6 inch Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) 18:9 Full View 2.5D curved glass Display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It comes with 32GB/64GB on-board storage options which can be expanded up to 256GB using MicroSD card.

by | November 27, 2017 | 19:31

The government will publish the draft Drone Bill for consultation and introduce secondary legislation amendments in spring 2018. The Flying High Challenge is being run by charity Nesta and Government agency Innovate UK and hopes to help put the country at the forefront of the "fast-growing drone industry".

by | November 27, 2017 | 16:22

Luckily, an Austrian designer invented a device to help addicts recover when their mobile phone is not there. Schillinger told Dezeen that the creation of the Substitute Phone was inspired by the constant, nearly compulsive need to check his phone even if no notifications came up on it.

by | November 27, 2017 | 12:07

Other significant features include the fingerprint scanner on the rear panel and the face recognition technology which the high-end phones seem to be provided with, these days. On the camera front, the device offers a 16MP rear-facing camera with an aperture of f/1.8. It is complimented by a 16MP f/2.0 selfie snapper. On the software front, the phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top.

by | November 27, 2017 | 11:10

Recently, she attended the Victoria's Secret for its annual show and shared about her daily life in Shanghai with her new F5 6GB Red Edition phone via Instagram to her fans. Its internal storage of 64GB can be extended upto 256GB with microSD card. In comparison, Oppo F5 has a 20MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The rear camera comes along with the F/2.2 lens and a LED flash.

by | November 27, 2017 | 04:25

Nevertheless, the company is contacting the owners of affected accounts, advising them to change their passwords. "We updated our algorithm to the new bcrypt algorithm previous year". The passwords stolen in the hack were encrypted, however, were encrypted using SHA-256, an older encryption standard that itself can easily be compromised using a brute force attack meaning that for all intents and purposes the passwords may well have been in plaintext.

by | November 26, 2017 | 16:53

The company has recently rolled out the stable Oreo update for Nokia 8 smartphone in Finland and Poland and soon to be available in the global market. The development team at Sony has ensured that Google is not the only company providing so much benefits to their users because they have incorporated some of their own features such as the Xperia Actions and Reminders which will add more value to those who opted for the Sony phone as they are company specific features.