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Samsung Issues Galaxy S8 And S8


Samsung is planning to embed fingerprint scanner under the display which allows the user to unlock the phone by scanning his finger anywhere on the screen. That's why we've teamed up with Samsung , the world's largest Android smartphone maker, in a partnership to make it even easier and faster for Samsung customers to get the right music no matter where they are or what they're doing. Read More »

Researchers use frog mucus to fight the flu


Researchers can simply give the frogs a small electric shock or rub a powder on the frogs to make them secrete their defense peptides , which can then be collected. Electron microscope images of the virus after exposure to urumin reveal a virus that has been completely dismantled. Putting the H in H1, this protein is a key part of how the flu virus grips and attacks healthy human cells. Read More »

Apple makes iWork, iMovie & GarageBand apps free to all Mac & iOS users


While we don't know if future updates of iWork and iLife apps will be compatible with all old devices, it's worthwhile to download the latest versions now. The Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for macOS users were priced at $19.99 each. This also applied previously to those who haven't purchased any new Mac or iOS device in years. Read More »

GoPro Seeking Testers For Its New Fusion VR Cam


In fact a year ago the company launched the GoPro Omni which is basically a rig that comes with multiple GoPros attached to it, but unfortunately it had a price of $5,000 which made it a bit expensive for many photographers. But before you get too excited, the Fusion is meant for commercial use like its other two systems, and you'll have to apply to participate in a pilot program which is expected to start up this summer. Read More »

Download Windows 10 Build 16179 ISO Images and UUP Files


Microsoft yesterday touted operating system-wide power savings in a recent preview of Windows 10, claiming that the technology will reduce notebook battery consumption by 11% on laptops equipped with the newest processors. Microsoft flagged its new policy early a year ago, telling the users that Windows 10 will be the only supported Windows platform on Intel's upcoming 7th Gen Intel Core (Kaby Lake) based CPUs. Read More »

AI, bots might dominate Facebook's 2017 F8 developer conference

Well everyone, now you can have your Facebook masks and make 'em, too. Or if you aren't one of Facebook's almost two billion monthly users, you can create an account or simply sign up with an email address to watch the stream. Facebook just built a virtual reality version of. (Sorry, F8 has nothing to do with " Fate of the Furious .") Zuckerberg will likely talk about artificial intelligence, chatbots and other gee-whiz topics. Read More »

Waymo's Files Never Touched Uber's Servers, Says the Company


Now, Waymo is pleading to the court to bar Uber from using anything that might be a Waymo trade secret, a request that if granted, could probably smash the brakes on Uber's self-driving vehicle program and as well as, shift the balance of power within the autonomous vehicle industry. Read More »

BNP says defence deal with India will endanger Bangladesh's existence

India has offered two lines of credit - $4.5 billion for development assistance and $500 million for defence-related procurement - to Bangladesh. PM Narendra Modi said the Teesta pact is important for India-Bangladesh relationship and expressed hope that the West Bengal Chief Minister will eventually support it. Read More »

New Jupiter image captured by Hubble Space Telescope


The best locations to view Jupiter, tonight, appear to be in the southern Prairies (Manitoba should go out tonight, and Saskatchewan early Saturday morning) and Ontario (with skies gradually clearing across the province as the night progresses). Read More »

Hyperloop One Picks 11 Proposed US Routes, Completes Test Track


Hyperloop One will need to demonstrate that the technology is sufficiently safe. Much of the buzz around potential Hyperloop systems of late has centered on how they might first make tracks in countries outside the United States, but for its latest announcement, startup Hyperloop One is looking much closer to home. Read More »

Jeter, Jeb Bush May Be Bidding For The Marlins


I wonder if that's the first time the pair have been mentioned in regards to the same story. A third group, backed by Goldman Sachs, is also potentially in the mix to make a bid on the franchise. Those involved in the bidding process have reportedly said the franchise's price tag could be anywhere from $800 million to $1.6 billion. He left the game sixth on the all-time hit list (3,465) and helped lead the Yankees to five World Series titles. Read More »

The first drop test for the Galaxy S8 confirms your fears

It's pretty safe to say that 2016 was not a good year for Samsung. We can also see that it will not be a phone for everyone, as it will be a 5.7 inch screen, a screen that is not made for all hands. The HTC 11 which is expected to launch early in 2017 is rumored to feature a metal body with dual textures. Water resistance is another feature you can expect. Read More »

Facebook launches resource to help spot misleading news


The new feature is part of a broader plan by Facebook to clamp down false news stories, which gained outsizeattention in the months leading up to the 2016 USA presidential election. Check the author's sources to confirm that they are accurate. But Facebook's news feed boss Adam Mosseri described it as "somewhat concerning". Lack of evidence or reliance on unnamed experts may indicate a false news story. Read More »

The Yahoo name will live on under Oath


The Verizon/Yahoo deal could close as early as the end of April, with Oath's launch slated for the summer. Armstrong compared the new branding to a baseball cap: If the hat says "Yahoo!" But according to a post by Daniel Roberts on Yahoo Finance , the change only puts Yahoo and AOL under Oath . Read More »

No decision yet on staying in Paris climate accord

Tuesday, the president signed an executive order undoing former President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan. Trump , who has called global warming a " hoax " invented by the Chinese, said during his campaign that he would kill Obama's climate plans and bring back coal jobs. Read More »

Russian Federation ties: Senate pledges thorough inquiry

Jack Langer, a spokesman for Nunes, says he went onto the grounds because he needed a secure location where he could access the reports, which are only distributed within the executive branch. He will continue to serve in the other roles even as he takes up the new duties, the White House said. At the meeting, O'Neil presented a letter in which he said the Justice Department had "advised" him that Yates' official communications on issues of interest to the House panel are "client confidences" ... Read More »

Astronaut Peggy Whitson closes in on spacewalk record

Whitson, 57, is considered the oldest and most experienced woman astronaut in history, the Associated Press reported . Whitson along with Kimbrough finish cable connections at the Pressurized Mating Adapter-3 just recently attached to the Harmony module's space-facing port. Read More »

Dustin Johnson Becomes First Man To Win All Four WGCs

Tiger Woods poses with all four World Golf Championship trophies on March 2, 2003 at the La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, California. "I'm probably going to learn a lot from this week". Rahm then drove through the green at the par-four 18th, ending up over the back, from where, perhaps distracted by a loud sudden banging noise just as he started his swing, he misjudged his 80-foot chip shot and could only par, allowing Johnson to escape with the win. Read More »

Leaked Images Show Various Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ Accessories

Coming on the heels of the ill-fated Note 7, the Samsung Galaxy S8 will undoubtedly be under great pressure to rebuild the brand's credibility and attract old and new consumers to their flagship smartphone line. Samsung had released a software update preventing the Galaxy Note 7 phones from charging or working as mobile devices. Samsung's 12MP rear camera is also confirmed with OIS, f/1.7 aperture, phase detection, and laser autofocus as well . Read More »

High Court boosts rights of learning-disabled students

The IDEA requires any public school receiving federal funding to ensure all children receive a "free appropriate public education" (FAPE), and schools satisfy this requirement by developing and implementing IEPs for students with disabilities. Read More »

Google Introduces New Shortcuts to Instantly Search for Information

The idea here is to give users a different way to explore Google, instead of requiring the entry of a voice or text search query. The shortcuts appear at the top of the Google app or mobile site just below the search box. Google threw in the "I'm Feeling Curious" search option as a shortcut, too, because why not? Android users can also make use of Google's close integration with their OS and tap "My Stuff". Read More »

NCAA projections: Final guess says K-State is in

As we can clearly see, UO has their work cut out for them. A Rhode Island berth would be a first for head coach Dan Hurley, closing a hole in his otherwise impressive resume. The Cats are a different team now, and arguably have surpassed Gonzaga . Jay Wright said he was forced to pull Brunson from last year's championship game for strategic reasons. Read More »

Express yourself with Gboard for Android's newest features


Gboard , Google's attempt to further infiltrate your phone by way of a keyboard application, is rolling out an update this morning that will introduce a handful of new features, including GIF and emoji suggestions as you type , easier voice typing, Google Translate, and more keyboard themes. Read More »

WikiLeaks Trove Appears to Show CIA Hacking Tools


USA intelligence agencies believe the emails were hacked by Russian Federation as part of a coordinated influence campaign to discredit Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and help President Donald Trump, a Republican, win. The most powerful of these weapons are so-called zero day exploits - code that takes advantage of new flaws in software that no one else has yet spotted, potentially creating secret back doors that can be used over long periods. Read More »

A magnetic shield around Mars may make it habitable


In a talk titled, " A Future Mars Environment for Science and Exploration ,"Jim Green, NASA's Planetary Science Division Director said how although Mars today is an arid and cold world with a very thin atmosphere and frozen water resources, it's thought that the planet could once have had deep, liquid oceans and a warmer (and potentially habitable) climate". Read More »

Facebook is now flagging fake news stories as 'disputed'


Only if those two organizations will determine that a specific news article is fake news, will the new disputed tag will have attached to it and displayed in the users' news feeds. Also, being overly aggressive against fake news may not be in the business interests of Facebook since it could result in lower user engagement which translates to reduced advertising revenues. Read More »

Bay Street Nervous Amid US Rate Hike Chatter

Rates went up by 0.25% in December, only the second increase in a decade. US stocks remained modestly lower following Yellen's remarks. Nothing, it seems, can stop stock markets going up. Trump said he wanted to boost the US economy with a "massive" tax relief, make a $1-trillion effort on infrastructure and overhaul Obamacare. "The dollar and yields are moving higher as next theme of the market, the "Fed" overrides the Trump effect". Read More »

Northwestern wins, might have gained slot in NCAA tourney

It worked Thursday, anyway, as the Wildcats beat the higher-seeded Hawkeyes. In a 78-59 performance, the Hawkeyes owned the Wildcats in their only meeting of the season. Northwestern and MI were tied for fifth in the Big Ten standings coming into the night. The Wildcats play Iowa March 2 at noon C.T. on the Big Ten Network . Read More »

Researchers might have just found the oldest creatures in history


Remains of microorganisms at least 3.77 billion years old have been found encased in quartz layers in northern Quebec's Nuvvuagittuq Supracrustal Belt , in Canada. The findings may have implications for life elsewhere in the universe. Prior to this study , the oldest known microfossils were found in western Australia and dated at around 3.5 billion years ago. Read More »

Interior nominee Zinke clears Senate hurdle on way to confirmation

Zinke served as a Navy SEAL for 22 years , from 1986 until 2008, and is the first former SEAL to ascend to leading a department of the federal government. On the other hand, Zinke also has been a strong protector of public lands in the West. The position will require a careful balance between protection of land with Trump's stated eagerness to increase fossil fuel production, Politico reported Wednesday. Read More »

President Barack Obama and Daughter Malia Visit THE PRICE on Broadway

Somehow, a massive audience failed to notice the former president and first daughter in the audience, as well as the horde of Secret Service agents at the edges of the theatre. The crowds can be heard screaming "I love you" as he makes his way to a waiting auto. It was not immediately clear what the former president was attending to during his stop. Read More »

Chelsea deserve to be top, says Conte

Another example is Willian. But Chelsea were pegged back by Fernando Llorente's excellent header on the stroke of half-time at Stamford Bridge, with Fabianski then looking very hard to beat for a second time. Antonio Conte has revealed that his decision to start Cesc Fabregas in the place of Nemanja Matic on Saturday against Swansea was purely tactical. Read More »

BlackBerry's KEYone is an exciting return to form

BlackBerry and TCL just finished officially announcing the new BlackBerry KeyOne . It is not just the typing that you can do with the QWERTY keyboard of the KEYone . There's also the DTEK security suite, which is created to constantly monitor and protect the OS, letting you know when your privacy could be at risk and providing you options on how to improve your privacy. Read More »