Friday November 16-th, 2018

Steep slopes on Mars reveal structure of buried ice Steep slopes on Mars reveal structure of buried ice

The researchers used photos from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter to locate exposed ice from sections of the surface where hillsides have naturally eroded. say it is likely that ice near the surface is even more extensive than detected in this study. ...

Facebook's Developing A Device That Will Likely Cause Privacy Concerns, Says Report Facebook's Developing A Device That Will Likely Cause Privacy Concerns, Says Report

According to a report in a U.S. website Cheddar.com, the device, known as "Portal", will be controlled using voice commands and include augmented and virtual reality features along with facial recognition. Facebook (FB) is planning on going head-to...

Sivan K named new ISRO chairman Sivan K named new ISRO chairman

Now the Director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Center in Thiruvananthapuram which is responsible for the design and development activities for all launch vehicles, Sivan will succeed A.S. He took his ME in Aerospace Engineering from IISc, Bangalore in 198...

Bryan Fuller is working on the Vampire Chronicles TV series Bryan Fuller is working on the Vampire Chronicles TV series

According to Rice's Facebook post, the team has been developing the written material for Lestat's tale for a months now, and they hope to share more exciting developments with their fans in the months ahead. He dug up the author's phone number and ...

Just the Facts on International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. Voloridge Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 98.69% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Mario Tennis Aces Announced For Nintendo Switch This Spring

Also coming to Switch this spring is a new Mario Tennis game. Another flagship character will land on Switch later this year, with Kirby Star Allies due to launch on March 16th. Beyond that, it also shows that third-party devs are starting to see...

After Logan Paul incident, Google Preferred YouTube videos will face further vetting After Logan Paul incident, Google Preferred YouTube videos will face further vetting

The company said in a statement that it has removed Paul's channels from Google Preferred and will not feature him in the new season of the web series " Foursome ". "In light of recent events, we have chose to remove Logan Paul's channels from Goog...

Samsung Unveil 146-inch Modular 4K TV in Las Vegas Samsung Unveil 146-inch Modular 4K TV in Las Vegas

However, Samsung's new upscaling solution uses artificial intelligence to make the results much more believable, not to mention enjoyable. Other TVs also have voice control features. They're flat black rectangles you tend to forget about when a sho...

Senator calls false missile alert 'inexcusable' Senator calls false missile alert 'inexcusable'

Hawaii EMA has sent a correction for their false alarm about a ballistic missile. "There is absolutely no ballistic missile threat to Hawaii right now", he said . "It was a false alarm based on a human error", Schatz tweeted . The Hawaii Emergency ...

Fortnite Battle Royale map update to include new biomes, points of interest Fortnite Battle Royale map update to include new biomes, points of interest

The 3 new locations, 1 being a city, will be added to the West-side of the map, helping to fill the empty void and even the map out, providing more points of interest, as explained in the below video. For a game that could have just as quickly been f...

Dark Souls Coming to Nintendo Switch This May

Dark Souls Remastered will be out for the platform on 25th May, according to the very brief announcement teaser (see below). And in case of PS4 Pro and Xbox One X, the game will be upscaled to 4K resolution and 60 FPS. VaatiVidya, who is known for c...

Amazon Alexa headed to PCs this year, challenges Cortana Amazon Alexa headed to PCs this year, challenges Cortana

The device could take the driver's orders to let him/her show the directions or to play a particular music. Vuzix is in the business of smart glasses for over 20 years. A local company is showing off new technology that could eventually help you ...

Hazardous weather conditions expected in the Valley over the next two days Hazardous weather conditions expected in the Valley over the next two days

The storm is expected to gradually end on Friday . There is a 50 percent chance of snow after midnight Sunday night . It's time to bring in the plants and pets again, as South Mississippi can expect colder days and frosty nights to return for...

Lexus vehicles to feature Amazon Alexa Lexus vehicles to feature Amazon Alexa

Now, the news is already official and sources are saying that Amazon Alexa is now going to make it's debuted on Windows 10 PCs and will sit alongside Microsoft's preloaded Cortana assistant. A motorist can ask Alexa to play music, order a cup of co...

Bandai Namco Claims Dark Souls Remastered Never Had A 50% Off Deal

After the surprise announcement of Dark Souls Remastered from Nintendo's mini-direct yesterday, a lot of speculation started about what this new version of From Software's masterpiece would entail. One notable one for myself was BioShock, in whic...

United Kingdom declares war on plastic waste United Kingdom declares war on plastic waste

She said: "Today I can confirm that the United Kingdom will demonstrate global leadership". She outlined plans for a tax or charge on single use packaging and urged retailers to introduce plastic-free aisles. It will also aim to make sure all plast...

Trai cuts ISD incoming call termination rate to 30 paise Trai cuts ISD incoming call termination rate to 30 paise

The termination charge is paid by an global long distance operator, from whose network the call originated, to the Indian telecom operator on whose network it terminated. "The loss to Indian telcos is expected to be approximately Rs 2000 crore annual...

Dark Souls To Be Remastered For Switch May 25

The game will also include the original DLC as well, meaning players will also get the Artorias of the Abyss DLC included. Dark Souls II was already given the remaster treatment for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 back in 2014, under the subti...

European Union wants to spend €1bn on supercomputers European Union wants to spend €1bn on supercomputers

The European Commission's proposal claims that European institutions and businesses are now at a disadvantage when it comes to protecting their sensitive data. The increased participation by the EC certainly seems to be in line with that analysis. ...

Scientists Caught Distant Supermassive Black Hole Burping Scientists Caught Distant Supermassive Black Hole Burping

Scientists presented their research regarding the supermassive black hole burping at the American Astronomical Society's annual meeting in Washington, DC. The researchers suggest that material from the companion galaxy gravitated towards the centre...

Delta IV Rocket Launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base called off Thursday Delta IV Rocket Launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base called off Thursday

The mission was ULA's 27th for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office. The mission will see the aerospace company launch a spy satellite into orbit using its Delta IV rocket. ULA constructed the Delta IV Medium+ (5,2) launch vehicle in Decatur,...

Comedians slam Trump's attack on nation's 'sham' libel laws Comedians slam Trump's attack on nation's 'sham' libel laws

And that bar is even higher for libel suits brought by public officials because of the power they wield in society. "Our country's libel laws are a sham and a disgrace , and do not reflect American values of fairness", Trump said at a Cabinet me...

MSNBC's Chris Matthews apologizes for Cosby comment MSNBC's Chris Matthews apologizes for Cosby comment

The footage, obtained by the Cut , shows behind-the-scenes preparations for the January 2016 interview. Dozens of women have accused Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct , including some who say he drugged and raped his victims. Matthews said to a cre...

Google Shares High-Performing Solutions to Spectre and Meltdown Google Shares High-Performing Solutions to Spectre and Meltdown

Intel said the older the user's processor is, the bigger the performance hit. While Shenoy has not clarified what systems are experiencing higher reboot rates, it could only be Linux systems for which Intel started rolling out CPU microcode upda...

Pornographic malware found in Android apps for kids Pornographic malware found in Android apps for kids

Google removed the affected apps from the Google Play app store soon after Check Point reported the issue. To scare users into installing unnecessary and harmful "security" apps, the malware displays a misleading ad claiming that a virus has in...

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