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Musk Shares SpaceX Blooper Video On How Not To Land Rockets


Fortunately, SpaceX's last 12 landing attempts, including recycled spacecraft, were successful. "Technically it did land. but not in one piece". Those attempts are now available to recap in full in one convenient fail video, created by SpaceX, which provides an unbelievable look at the price of progress when it comes to rocket science. Read More »

Billions of Bluetooth Devices at Risk


Five billion devices including smartphones and laptops are vulnerable to a new Bluetooth-based malware attack called BlueBorne , security company Armis Labs has revealed . While the vulnerability itself is concerning, the real threat is most alarming: "running applications and connecting to websites to execute more attacks, an issue that can only be addressed if every application, every website has a unique machine identity". Read More »

Pixel 2 XL possibly revealed in FCC filing


Google has been among the biggest names when it comes to the world of technology. While Google is widely expected to launch its next-generation Pixel smartphones in October, we haven't really come across a specific date. However, the Pixel XL replacement isn't readily available worldwide. If you have a faulty 6P device and would like to replace it, just get in touch through the Nexus support website or your phone's support menu. Read More »

The iPhone X, iPhone 8 and more

The build-in cellular connectivity also allows the Apple Watch to stream songs in Apple Music without a connected device. The new Apple Watch Series 3 will be available in stores from Friday 22 September. Yes, you'll need to spend £400 for the 4G model, but it's likely to have a much longer shelf-life and will be genuinely more useful than before. Apple will sell these two alongside the Series 1 Apple Watch, with a new starting price of $149/£149. Read More »

Ryan Group chairman, MD get anticipatory bail


The accused said his fundamental rights were being violated, said Pradhan, pointing out that the apex court has posted the matter for hearing on Monday. Kumar has been arrested. If the top management of the school can share in the "plunder and prosperity", why should it not face the rule of law because of vicarious liability, the petition said. Read More »

A year after Note 7 fiasco, Samsung launches Note 8

That's right, it's new iPhone day! Several reviewers have also pointed out that the Note 8 retains the same drawback as the S8 and S8 Plus by locating the fingerprint security sensor on the back of the device alongside the dual cameras. Read More »

Charge your new iPhone wirelessly with these Qi chargers


These are significantly more affordable than Apple's $159 AirPods , at $99.95, but they're also less "magical", sporting traditional cords and a Lightning connector for those times you'd rather listen to music than charge your iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus or X. Read More »

Changes, improvements, and fixes for Windows 10 Build 16362

The major front-end advantage is that they will allow vendors to create user interfaces that are unified in look and feel. One of the biggest complaints about Windows 10 is that it spies on its users. You will be able to see this new feature only before signing in and it will appear for a few seconds. With the Windows 10 Creators Update that was released earlier this year, the company introduced new privacy controls and made some visible during the setup process. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 versus Series 2: Worth the upgrade?


Apple did not specify how far away you need to be for data to kick in, but current estimates of range are around 100 metres, so that seems like a reasonable assumption. Apple has always had a devil may care attitude when it comes to the Apple Watch's battery . Recent calls made, contacts and the keypad will all be there and you can go ahead and make the call. Read More »

The Cassini spacecraft's deadly dive into Saturn


No spacecraft has ever been so close to Saturn. "The haze has cleared remarkably as the summer solstice has approached", Cassini Project Scientist Linda Spilker said in a news conference September 13. However, NASA TV is broadcasting live online video of the final stages of Cassini's " Grand Finale ", the moment its last stream of data comes in, and - by extension - confirmation that it's died. Read More »

Qualcomm, Intel Setup Unchanged with Apple's iPhone X, says Raymond James


The Galaxy S8 also gets credit for the first Android device with iris authentication and facial recognition, Ultra HD video playback, Bluetooth 5.0, HD wireless audio over Bluetooth via aptX HD, mobile HDR Premium and Amazon HDR. But other facts in the list are hilariously wrong, making us question the research done for the whole list. This phone however lost relevance after Google released its answer to Apple's ARKit for iOS 11, ARCore, which enables AR on all Android phones without ... Read More »

DRBC's partial ban on fracking a step backward


At least one public hearing will still need to take place. According to the DRBC, the proposed rulemaking process that would lead to a permanent fracking ban is the result of the commission's close following of the "the evolving scientific literature on the impacts of natural gas development on water resources" which indicates that "the combination of hydraulic fracturing with horizontal drilling and related activities for extracting natural gas from tight shale formations presents risks, ... Read More »

Facebook nabs reality show with National Football League star Marshawn Lynch


The social media juggernaut is reportedly paying Lynch millions to star in a new reality TV series called " No Script ". The first episode will feature Lynch taking racecar driving lessons, "until he ruins the tires of the vehicle". The show will start streaming this month, according to Reuters , with eight episodes of 10-to-15 minutes featuring Lynch in all sorts of activities. Read More »

Hurricane Irma reaches Florida after ravaging the Caribbean


Flooding, roof damage and floating appliances and furniture were reported in the low-lying Keys, but with the storm still hitting around midday, the full extent of Irma's wrath was not clear. Irma made landfall just after 9am at Cudjoe Key, about 20 miles outside Key West, forecasters said. "I've tried to get some sleep but I can't". Read More »

IPad Pro prices increase, but not for the reason you think


Even though it may be easy to look at this and say that Apple simply wants to charge more money (especially when there isn't a explanation from Apple itself), that may not be the motivation behind these price hikes. Meanwhile, the 256GB and 512GB variants of the larger 12.9-inch iPad Pro now cost $949 and $1,149, respectively. The 256GB model now costs $949 (up from $899) and the 512GB model costs $1149 (up from $1099). Read More »

Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold


The stock decreased 0.39% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $7.76. Overall, volume was up 79.21% over the stocks normal daily volume. Mizuho maintained Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $130 target. That puts the market capitalization at $3.99 bln. As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was upgraded by Stephens. Read More »

BMW M8 GTE racer unveiled


When we finally got a look at the concept vehicle, it was an absolute jaw-dropper. However, that's not all that is mouth-watering about this beast. The power transmission in the BMW M8 GTE takes place via a sequential, six-speed racing gearbox. Read More »

Brian Acton, WhatsApp cofounder resigns to start non-profit organisation


In his Facebook post , which announced his resignation to the public, Brian wrote that he has chose to move on in life to start a new life and hence, leaving Whatsapp with immediate effect. This decision is, of course, a tough one. Meanwhile, WhatsApp is testing the unsend feature for the app and could launch it really soon. He announced his resignation today through a Facebook post . Read More »

Soyuz MS-06 Manned Spacecraft With New ISS Team Launched From Baikonur


Three new crew members have arrived to the International Space Station. Joe Acaba and Mark Vande Hei of NASA and Alexander Misurkin of Roscosmos will launch Tuesday night to the International Space Station. The space station's crew came down to three after record-breaking NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson and her Expedition 52 crewmates Jack Fischer of NASA and Fyodor Yurchikhin of Roscosmos came back to Earth earlier this month. Read More »

Brexit Bill clears first parliamentary hurdle


The government has defended the use of such powers, saying they are necessary to make minor changes that will allow the comprehensive Brexit legislation to pass through parliament efficiently. If the government compromises on the Henry VIII powers , the most unsafe amendments concern the nature of a post-Brexit transitional arrangement. But analysts have warned that May could face a rebellion in the later stages of the bill , commonly known as the "great repeal bill ", from some pro-EU ... Read More »

Bluetooth attack can take over phones, computers over the air


Once a device is infected with malware, it can then easily broadcast the malware to other Bluetooth-enabled devices in its vicinity, either inside an office or in more public locations. Several popular phones, including Google's Pixel and Samsung Galaxy devices are vulnerable. Old versions of iOS that were released before iOS10 have a flaw in a low energy audio protocol invented by Apple that allows attackers to implant data into a system's memory, which could allow an attacker to run ... Read More »

New Apple Watch 3 Series


He said "The Apple Watch is created to help people stay active and motivated so they can have a better day". Apple's ad for the new watch is touting "40 million songs on your wrist". The Apple Watch 3 will have its usual heart rate app, but the app has been updated to monitor measurements including your resting and recovery heart rates, and to notify you if you've got an elevated heart rate when you're not being active. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 gets accidentally listed online, does it confirm launch?


The iPhone X is expected to have a back and front cameras . While there are often rumors about what the next iPhone will be like, photo leaks and confirmable details of features are rare. You can also use an Apple TV , which makes flawless sense, right? The device will purportedly incorporate a revolutionary 3D sensor that is years ahead of the competition to enable facial recognition and augmented reality features. Read More »

Big-ticket 'iPhone X' expected to star at Apple event

He said the data indicates the iPhone X and iPhone 8 Plus will have 3GB of RAM, while the iPhone 8 will have 2GB. Apple hopes the new phone will silence critics who say the company has lost its innovation edge. Nearly 70% of total sales of the iPhone 6S were after the iPhone 7 was launched because the model became cheaper and also because the 7 wasn't attractive enough feature-wise. Read More »

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The new Watch will be available on September 22. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said Monday that Apple's OLED iPhone model will be severely supply constrained for some time because of production issues. The event was held in the circular Steve Jobs Theater located just outside the giant ring-shaped main building, which some have likened to a futuristic spaceship. Read More »

How to preorder the Apple TV 4K


With the new Apple TV, Apple is addressing part of the hardware issue. Apple TV's new picture functions require more processing power, and Apple is using an upgraded, faster processor to deal with the fresh demands, the A10X processor, the same chip that's in the iPad Pro. Read More »

The recommended Power level for Destiny 2's first Raid has been confirmed


What's your Power level, and will you try the Raid out tomorrow? Firstly, the game's first Raid - which allows teams of six to take on Destiny's hardest, most esoteric challenges - will begin on Wednesday, September 13 . With Destiny 2's first weekly reset comes a new Nightfall Strike , The Inverted Spire, a new Flashpoint (Nessus). Bungie elaborated in a recent blog post: "If you have witnessed the race to become the first to topple the final boss, you know we keep Raid info ... Read More »

Oppo A71 With Android 7.1 Launched In India: Price, Specs And Availability


The Android Nougat 7.1.2 operating system in the phone comes with Oppo's own Color OS 3.1 UI on top. The A71 comes with a metallic unibody design. On the front is a 5 MP selfie camera . The device packs-in a 3000 mAh battery and supports fast charging tech that does what it says. The device is priced at Rs 12,999 and is available for sale on Amazon , Flipkart , Paytm and offline stores across the country. Read More »

BlackBerry Priv will not receive Android 8.0 Oreo update


However, it seems that the Marshmallow update would be the last that users of the Priv will get. Alex Thurber , General Manager of BlackBerry Mobility Solutions, confirmed this news on UTB Blogs' #100 podcast. As The Register notes, Samsung doesn't seem to have had any problems pushing out an Android Nougat update to Samsung Galaxy S6 owners - despite that device being launched six months before the Priv. Read More »