Technology

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:11

A police officer told news agency GNS that a joint team of army and SOG launched a cordon-and-search operation at Check Fatehkhan adjacent to forest area of Halmatpora today at around 3:00 pm. The gunfight broke out in Arampora area when militants, hiding in the forest, fired at a security force party. Police officials said the government forces have not suffered any causality or damage in the attack.

by | March 20, 2018 | 23:48

The data for these rankings come from statistical surveys of more than 2,012 programs and from reputation surveys sent to more than 20,500 academics and professionals, conducted in fall 2017 and early 2018. MSU surpassed MIT for the top spot in 2010 and has held its position ever since. "I'm glad to see the hard work of our faculty , staff and students reflected by these rankings that put our programs among the best in the nation".

by | March 20, 2018 | 20:05

While the newest batch may not have a standout like Rocket League or Stardew Valley (and cult favorite Undertale still doesn't have a release date), several notable mobile games like Reigns and Banner Saga are coming, along with a revamp of the PlayStation classic puzzler Lumines.

by | March 20, 2018 | 19:46

Although no performance specs have been revealed yet, earlier specs revealed that the Atari VCS will feature a modern AMD branded APU chip and Linux as its operating system. It was a hard decision with the countdown underway, but we weren't willing to go forward with even one thing out of alignment. Atari fans who have been following the console's development closely will recall at the Ataribox was supposed to go on preorder in December of past year; however, Atari would eventually ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 19:00

At GDC, Microsoft announced that DXR, a raytracing API, will be baked into DirectX and will be supported by several major game engines. Nvidia's RTX ray-tracing technology is a combination of software and hardware that allows applications (primarily games) to have real-time ray tracing effects, something long considered the holy grail of graphics processing.

by | March 20, 2018 | 18:46

But this one boots Android 8.0 Ore and has a fingerprint scanner at the back too. Both these devices will be available starting next month in Black and Silver color options. It packs a tall 5.99-inch IPS LCD of 720x1440px screen up front and a dual camera on the back. The Desire 12 is further backed by a 2,730mAh battery that charges over micro-USB.

by | March 20, 2018 | 17:32

This free content is worth $12 million and includes 20 AAA-quality characters , with their respective skins, animations, VFX and dialogue, along with over 1,500 environment components. Epic also announced that there will be more coming throughout spring and summer 2018. For novice and seasoned developers alike, this is a pretty big jackpot as there are no strings attached for using them in their own projects.

by | March 20, 2018 | 17:31

Nimbus says the DC100 provides enough capacity to store 20 million songs , 20,000 HD movies, or 2,000 iPhones worth of data. Like with all other SSDs in this capacity range, the ExaDrive DC100 is geared toward industrial applications such as datacenter racks, but Nimbus does say "digital imaging" is one of the prime uses.

by | March 20, 2018 | 16:35

Customers who purchase the HTC Vive Pro before June 3 will also receive a free Viveport subscription for six months. Daniel O'Brien, the HTC Vive General Manager in the United States said: "With the Vive Pro we are delivering the best quality display and visual experience to the most discerning VR enthusiasts".

by | March 20, 2018 | 12:13

Thankfully, the changes made to the core combat loop do seem to have a significant impact on the feel of the game. The previous two God of War titles raised the bar so high in terms of huge, large scale battles that it feels impossible to top.

by | March 20, 2018 | 09:16

Volkswagen is continuing its I.D. offensive with a new motorsports project, which it calls the I.D. The four-wheel drive sports vehicle combines its ambassadorial role for the future, electric I.D. Although Volkswagen is keeping quiet on technical details to the I.D. Of the new attempt, VW motorsport director Sven Smeets said, 'It is about time we settled the score, ' rationalising the amount of effort that the firm has put into this exercise.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:12

PUBG Mobile is rolling out slowly across the globe and while the US and Canada have already seen the game drop in the IOS and Android app stores , users in Europe and the United Kingdom have to wait a bit longer to play. The fact that it has been ported to smartphones in full is an impressive feat, and it will be interesting to see how it fares now that it beat Fortnite to market on iOS and Android.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:50

Find loot in the most unexpected of places. And while there are many reasons for its success, there's little debate that making the game free-to-play was a genius move on the part of Epic Games . Once more is learned, we'll be sure to update this post. With Blitz Mode's increased speed and sophisticated weaponry, you'll feel compelled to keep moving - sometimes even sacrificing healing or shield boosting activities for fear that hanging around in one spot too long my make you an open ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:01

Also, they stole the show at MWC 2018 with their 'APEX' concept smartphone last month whose fingerprint sensor almost cover the bottom half of the screen. Vivo has also added a dedicated AK4376A Hi-Fi audio chip to deliver good audio quality. According to the latest report from GizmoChina , it looks like the only thing that is now left to be known is the price of the Vivo X21 .

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:16

Google also has released an app named "Welcome to the Light fields' and the app is available for free on Stam VR store". Thus all apps targeting below this API level will not work on Android P version of the operating system. Which means all the apps designed for Android 4.1 or lower - and not updated ever since - may stop working on phones running Android P. It still isn't clear whether phones will stop supporting these apps altogether, or if they'll just show a warning letting ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 00:52

More details for the PUMA x SEGA RS-0 SONIC is set to be revealed over the coming weeks. Now, Sonic Mania Plus will sell for around $29.99, so if the DLC is priced at around $10, you'll be paying the same price as you would for the retail version, since Sonic Mania originally sold for $19.99 (unless you went all out for the collector's edition , that is).

by | March 20, 2018 | 00:33

President Donald Trump on Monday issued an executive order making it illegal for Americans to purchase any cryptocurrency issued by Venezuela as of January 9. Maduro announced the new cryptocurrency - called " petro " - late a year ago. That the Trump administration would make such a move is perhaps unsurprising; several USA lawmakers have sharply criticized the petro , with Senators Bob Menendez, Marco Rubio - and, later, Bill Nelson - writing letters to the Treasury Department ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 23:01

Once you purchase the device on finance, the $200 will be given back to you after two billing cycles, and will appear in your account all at once. Ever since Google updated their original Pixel XL to Android 8.1 Oreo last January, users have encountered a bug that may prove to be risky to the user and the device.

by | March 19, 2018 | 21:39

Manufacturers such as Samsung , Japan Display , LG and Sharp are all believed to be suppliers of screens to Apple for its various products. Bloomberg reported Sunday that Apple has made a significant investment in MicroLED or light-emitting diode displays .

by | March 19, 2018 | 19:44

There's a 20-megapixel selfie camera which is complemented by an updated smart beauty that scans your face's 296 feature points to improve the outcomes. Now the phones are available for pre-order and will go on sale in China on April 1. On the camera front, the phone is backed by a dual camera setup at the rear.

by | March 19, 2018 | 19:36

Uber is pausing its self-driving auto tests in every city in the USA after a pedestrian fatality early Monday in Tempe, AZ. The moratorium on testing includes San Francisco, Phoenix, Pittsburgh and Toronto, Uber said. The death was caused by an Uber auto in autonomous mode, according to the Tempe police department. Tempe Police says the vehicle was in autonomous mode at the time of the crash and a vehicle operator was also behind the wheel.

by | March 19, 2018 | 18:59

Expect to see more "buy" buttons in your Google searches in the near future, as the search company is teaming up with major retailers to better compete with Amazon. He added, "We have taken a fundamentally different approach from the likes of Amazon because we see ourselves as an enabler of retail". Google will generate revenue from Shopping Actions by charging a fee for every transaction.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:17

Just as Bitcoin and many of its key counterparts are feeling the pain of a looming ban from Google comes another major player in the business that is joining the fray on so-called anti-Bitcoin campaign. Bitcoin was trading at around $8,800 at the time of publishing, according to data from Bitstamp. Almost half of 2017's ICOs - sales in many ways similar to initial stock sales in startups - collapsed within months , with many supposed founders simply disappearing with the money they raised.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:01

Like Tinder , Bumble is a dating app with the unique feature that the woman need to send the first message for a match to exist. One source tells Recode that Match is still interested in acquiring Bumble, which means this lawsuit may very well be a bargaining chip - albeit an unfriendly one.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:34

Winfield Associates Inc who had been investing in Cyrusone Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.73 billion market cap company. After $0.18 actual EPS reported by CenturyLink, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.56% negative EPS growth. Linscomb And Williams reported 2,687 shares stake.