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by | February 15, 2018 | 01:25

Iceland is an attractive place for Bitcoin data centers to build because almost 100 percent of its energy comes from renewable sources. "I'm getting a lot of calls, visits from potential investors or companies wanting to build data centers in Iceland", Sigurbergsson said, stressing that HS Orka was interested in contracts with companies willing to work in the country on a long-term basis.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:23

While Apple made a big deal out of talking up the sound quality of their HomePod, it turned out that it failed to reinvent the wheel once consumers got their hands on it. Selling at $350, the smart speaker is indeed on the expensive side of things. You should consider taking up an AppleCare extended warranty before buying your Apple HomePod just in case something horribly wrong happens to your smart speaker .

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:03

Attorney Rekha Sharma-Crawford didn't immediately reply to messages left Tuesday seeking further details, and it's unclear what the next step will be for Jamal, who is hoping to remain in the US with his wife and three children, who are all USA citizens.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:01

Ora joins a growing cast headlined by Ryan Reynolds of Deadpool fame. The cast also includes Kathryn Newton ( Big Little Lies , Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ) and Justice Smith ( Paper Towns , The Get Down ). The Fifty Shades Freed actress and soundtrack artist has officially signed on to Detective Pikachu , the live-action Pokémon film coming from Legendary Entertainment.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:58

Well, this BSNL plan competes with Jio's prepaid plan priced at ₹999 which offers a total of 60 GB of 4G data along with 100 free SMS per day and unlimited local and STD voice calls for 90 days. Under the Rs 4999 plan, Jio offers same benefits only with more data. There's no daily limit on the data. The plans offer between 4 to 12 months of a magazine subscription, and a 4-month subscription to Idea Phone Secure .

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:40

The in-house chip will render Alexa faster, as the processing is mostly in-device instead of tapping the cloud at all times. Amazon .com is developing a chip designed for artificial intelligence to work on the Echo and other hardware powered by Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant, says a person familiar with Amazon's plans.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:29

Finally, the G6 , the Play and the Plus have all apparently been logged on the HTML5 Test site with results showing that they are running on a screen aspect ratio of 2:1. With courtesy to Mobielkopen for compiling the data, we find that the Taiwan National Communications Commission has certified a device from Motorola codenamed the XT1922 and labeled with the marketing name " Moto G6 Play ".

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:26

If this is disappointing to you, remember that this is AMD's first release of the year. The details from now available leaks doesn't differentiate the Athlon or the low-power Ryzen processors from one another, except potentially in core count.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:09

The rise is being caused by warming oceans and melting glaciers and ice sheets. Currently, sea level is pegged to be increasing at 3mm per year , but if we look at last 25 years, there has been a surge in this rise every year. Models that assume the rate of increase remains constant predict a rise of of about 30cm (one foot). The other half is down to melting ice sheets , and this is what's driving the acceleration.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:02

In a recent Q&A session following an earnings report, Nintendo executives affirmed that the company is mulling over tons of possibilities for Switch Online, and that they're committed to the service for the long haul. Even if it doesn't, Nintendo can at least rest assured that the disappointing response to the Wii U is already behind it. From there the company can "take for granted that everybody has a Nintendo Switch, then we can create new and very Nintendo genres of play, and Nintendo ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:59

Long held up as an example of a technology company that put a premium on device and software quality, Apple has been criticized recently for various missteps and problems. Engineers would now be given an upper hand in deciding the features that are not flawless enough to be added in the update, notes Bloomberg . The most important part of the update will include deeper Siri integration into the iPhone's Search view.

by | February 14, 2018 | 20:04

A team from University of Leeds is investigating the changes in ice structure after the calving. Two months ago, an iceberg half the size of Jamaica tore itself loose from Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf . "The calving of A68 offers a new and unprecedented opportunity to establish an interdisciplinary scientific research programme in this climate sensitive region", said Professor Vaughan.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:39

Dead Space , which has been available once before via EA's benevolence, follows the travails of engineer Isaac Clarke, whose rescue work on the Ishimura rapidly turns sour. What's you've downloaded it, however, it's free for life. But hey, here's your free opportunity to relive the glory days with one of EA's semi-modern classics for free .

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:16

Quite a stir was created when this alien asteroid was first spotted by astronomers . A research team from Queen's University in Belfast believes that Oumuamua is actually tumbling and is in a odd state of rotation, probably due to a violent collision with some other object.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:41

Since after the Snapchat's overhaul it has been under criticism from users . The description goes on to add that numerous new features in this update are either useless or go against what Snapchat achieved so far. One SnapChat fan tweeted: "Just randomly updated even though I didn't want the update, sorry but it's really annoying please bring back the old Snapchat! ".

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:11

Should the weather be clear, it could be the most watched solar eclipse of 2018. It will be visible in certain parts of the hemisphere. The full solar eclipse occurred on August 21, 2017, and first partial solar eclipse occurred on September 13, 2015.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:26

The first major update of its kind in over a year, Lists comes as Facebook tries to get more people to share personal content instead of viral videos and news article. For now, the ability to create Lists is only available on Android . iOS users will be able to view Lists on their phones, but can't currently create them.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:19

Further, the reason for the resignation is mentioned as a " personal career plan ". HTC has seen the head of its smartphone business resign, about two weeks after it completed a deal to transfer its ODM smartphone team to Google . An HTC handset said to be the HTC U12 (aka Imagine) was recently photographed at a 5G event run by a local carrier in Taiwan. On a page dedicated to its investors on Wednesday, HTC made the latest announcement .

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:16

Initially iPhone X users questioned the need for the notch or a cutout at the top of the screen, but they are now growing used to it. It is highly expected that the new Android P will integrate with Google Assistant more intricately in order to improve the OS' new designs system functions like foldable displays, multiple screens and improve battery life.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:09

Not surprisingly, Cook dodged the question, rising from his seat because he said it suddenly felt "a little hot". Apple had its yearly shareholder meeting yesterday morning, in the newly-built, subterranean Steve Jobs Theatre at Apple Park.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:09

While we're still waiting on the Snapdragon 845 , which will ship with the slower and less power-efficient X20 modem in March, Qualcomm is announcing the X24 to punctuate the notion that LTE still has plenty of life left. The Snapdragon X24 LTE modem delivers 2x the speed of the company's first generation Gigabit LTE modem . We're in that stage for 4G mobile service, better known as LTE.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:22

The new BMW X4 is 81mm longer than its predecessor , with 54mm added to the wheelbase and 37mm extra width. It's also around 2.5 mm lower, while rear passengers benefit from an extra 25.4 mm of legroom. LED lights come as standard on all models. The X4 comes with the latest version of the iDrive operating system, created to offer even more flexible and ergonomic control of vehicle, navigation, communication and infotainment functions.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:24

Samsung's launch date for the Galaxy S9 is fast approaching, and therefore more rumors are hitting the mill hard and fast. One of the other new features of the Galaxy S9 will be stereo speakers. Improving the user experience and putting up a tougher battle against existing voice-controlled digital assistants, the Galaxy S9 duo will be powered by Bixby 2.0.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:19

As you can see in the image available at the top of the news, the developers have prepared a wide range of possibilities. As a new IP, it's really important to us that players know the value of the game. Of course, this demand is driven by players who couldn't get a code, but it sets a good precedent. First of all, you should know that Sea of Thieves on Windows 10 will ship with an auto-detect experience that will give PC gamers "the Rare-certified spec based on your hardware".

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:09

Dave Besbris, VP of Engineering at Google , confirmed that now 60% of all clicks from Google search results are going to "non-news" sites at AMP Conf earlier today. Google said it's working on integrating ads, but didn't give a timeline as to when they'd be up. Google has also included a bunch of customisable templates and layouts to create AMP stories easily.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:56

Qualcomm took the stage to introduce its next-generation mobile platform , the Snapdragon 845 . A benchmark leak last week revealed that the U.S. Of course, that's not always a bad thing when most smartphone displays are capped at 60Hz, but with devices like the 120Hz Razer Phone increasing the maximum frames-per-second you can get, this kind of future proofing is reassuring at the very least.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:50

The phone is expected to be unveiled alongside the Nokia 9, Nokia 7 Plus and the Android Go edition Nokia 1. Now as per a report, Nokia 6 (2018), Nokia 1 and Nokia 9 smartphones will be launched in India in April. The news of rollout comes on the back of a massive price cut for the Nokia 8 in India, making it now one of the lowest priced phones in the country to offer a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:45

Google has set out more details on the circumstances ad filtering is applied or lifted in a support page . Google Chrome will block all spam-like advertisements from tomorrow , it has confirmed. "There's also a 30 day grace period to get them to change their experiences", she says, adding that more than 99% of publishers have little to fear. Google reports that, as of February 12, 42% of sites that were failing have resolved their issues and are now passing.

by | February 14, 2018 | 13:14

On May 8, Google will start this year's Google I/O developers conference , where the company will show off a variety of things, including the newest version of Android. Bloomberg also reports that Google wants to deepen the integration of its ever-present Assistant into the new system, and let it act more and more as a local digital butler - as opposed to just a smart online search helper - and "integrate [its] technology inside of [third party developers'] apps".

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:42

Back in 2016 it was revealed in a video around its Journey to Mars programme that NASA planned to hand the keys over to someone new. All or part of the ISS has been in low Earth orbit since 1998 and the station has been continuously inhabited since 2000.

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:08

You can update the app to its latest version from the App Store to get the new redesign. When it comes time to sign in, say you forgot your password and go through the steps to get a new password. Moreover, not only teens but also celebrities have been criticizing new updated version of Snapchat including Kylie Jenner, Amber Frank, Chrissy Teigen and many more.

by | February 12, 2018 | 15:33

The day (again, according to Korea Time) ended with Chris Mazdzer winning a silver medal in men's singles luge. The United States is fifth in total medals right now, but don't worry. Marit Bjoergen won the silver medal in women's category of the same event. Red Gerard became the youngest American man to win a medal at the Winter Olympics when he captured gold Sunday in the men's slopestyle snowboarding and despite crashing on his first two runs.

by | February 12, 2018 | 15:00

New Horizons is headed toward a KBO dubbed 2014 MU69, one of more than 20 far-off chunks of rock and ice NASA hopes to observe during the spacecraft's mission. "Mission scientists study the images to determine the objects' shapes and surface properties, and to check for moons and rings". Just 2 hours before, the spacecraft had officially claimed the title of spaciest photographer by capturing a camera-calibration shot of a far-off star cluster known as the Wishing Well.

by | February 12, 2018 | 13:18

The two leaders however, did not discuss North Korea's invitation to Moon to visit Pyongyang, according to a senior administration official. In a first for the Winter Olympics , North and South Korea athletes are playing on a joint women's hockey team.

by | February 12, 2018 | 08:11

Hackers used the same browser plug-in that the United Kingdom government was exposed with, Browsealoud, with the developers of the extension, Texthelp, confirming hackers infused crypto mining software Coinhive into their extension. "This removed Browsealoud from all our customer sites immediately, addressing the security risk", he said. "The company has examined the affected file thoroughly and can confirm that it did not redirect any data, it simply used the computers CPUs [central ...