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Boeing invests in autonomous flight technology company
- October 21, 2017

Boeing called it "a leader in software and sensor technology that enables aircraft ranging from sub-meter to full scale to inspect, map and survey terrain and infrastructure, as well as transport cargo autonomously". Army in 2010, and ongoing work with the Office of Naval Research developing an autonomous aerial cargo delivery platform for the U.S. Marines. However, the partnership does include a joint effort to explore potential new products and applications, specifically urban mobility. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 leaked again, comes with a plenty of bezel Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 leaked again, comes with a plenty of bezel
- October 21, 2017

While nearly all reports stated that the Redmi Note 5 will sport a dual camera setup on the rear, this one points at a single rear facing camera. However, we have been coming across rumors and speculations that there is a Redmi smartphone will the full-screen 18:9 display in the making. (more...)
Jio rolls out new 4G tariff plans: Here's everything that has changed
- October 21, 2017

The Economic Times quoted the Deutsche Bank saying Jio's pricing trends "suggest a progressive normalisation of sector pricing, which was significantly impacted by its free launch offer in September 2016". 309 pack is not mention on the Jio website under the list of plans for prepaid users. Rs 1,999 plan now comes with 125 GB of 4G data . On the other side, with Rs. (more...)
Project Loon brings limited internet access to Puerto Rico
- October 21, 2017

Working with AT&T, Project Loon is now supporting basic communication and internet activities like sending text messages and accessing information online for some people with LTE enabled phones. One of the challenges is becoming more familiar with the shifting winds in the region, Westgarth said. This isn't the first time Project Loon balloons have been used to restore basic communications following a disaster - that distinction goes to the team's work in Peru past year following extensive ... (more...)
Animoji app developer suing Apple for trademark infringement Animoji app developer suing Apple for trademark infringement
- October 21, 2017

Apple's iPhone X is still a week away from going up for pre-order, and yet the tech-giant has already been hit with a lawsuit challenging its use of 'Animoji' - the trademark name behind one of its high-end handset's intriguing new emoji animation feature. (more...)
New Justice League Aquaman Jason Momoa Image New Justice League Aquaman Jason Momoa Image
- October 21, 2017

We've already seen the cast and crew of Justice League commemorating big moments on set , or goofing off for what is sure to be a great future blooper reel, but today we have just a really cool random moment from set that will nonetheless give DC Comics and DC Films fans a major thrill. (more...)
Public WiFi At Airports, Railway Stations Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks, Warns Agency Public WiFi At Airports, Railway Stations Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks, Warns Agency
- October 20, 2017

The nodal agency for responding to computer security incidents in India has rated the vulnerability quotient of public WiFi systems in the country as "high", warning against the use of public WiFi at all costs and instead use VPN (virtual private network) and wired networks. (more...)
Archaeologist spots hundreds of mysterious, ancient stone 'gates' on Google Earth Archaeologist spots hundreds of mysterious, ancient stone 'gates' on Google Earth
- October 20, 2017

The archaeologists involved in the research aren't sure of the objective, or even the exact age, of these gates. He added that they appear to be the oldest man-made structures in the region and there is no obvious explanation what objective they serve. (more...)
Pokémon Ultra Sun/Moon will be last Pokémon on the 3DS Pokémon Ultra Sun/Moon will be last Pokémon on the 3DS
- October 20, 2017

Game Freak confirmed the news to IGN in an interview today . For example this time with Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon we can treat it mainly as a project for our younger staff to work on and grow and develop their skills, while perhaps the more veteran, established members of the company can work on the upcoming [Switch] project . (more...)
Audi A7 Sportback arrives sporting Hybrid tech - and it looks NEW too Audi A7 Sportback arrives sporting Hybrid tech - and it looks NEW too
- October 20, 2017

Following an extended psychedelic video presentation, Audi finally broke the lock on the new 2018 A7. Audi reveals the new A7 Sportback with properly good cosmetic changes, more technology and hybrid assistance for all engines. Powering the new Audi A7 Sportback is a new mild hybrid system (MHEV) as well as the V6 engines that use a 48-volt primary electrical system. From launch there'll be just one engine available - a 3.0-litre turbocharged V6, although an RS version will nearly ... (more...)
Tim Cook provides an update on the Mac Mini Tim Cook provides an update on the Mac Mini
- October 20, 2017

In fact, it's been three long years since Apple devoted any attention to the beloved machine. It's been a few years since Apple update the Mac Mini . It concludes that a new Mac mini is unlikely to be announced until next year, and that future models will likely use Intel's Kaby Lake quad core processors which are nearly twice as powerful as those found in the current Mac mini range. (more...)
Millions overcharged after their phone contracts end
- October 20, 2017

The independent advice charity has revealed that customers have the legal right to stay with the provider on the same fixed term deal, change the contract or leave or move to a new provider when a contact ends. On average it was discovered that those who don't check when their initial contract is over could be paying around £22 per month too much. "Its important that Ofcom and the government are prepared to protect consumers by making providers take these steps, if they do not do so ... (more...)
Scientists Find Origin Of Gold In 130-Million-Year Old Star Collision Scientists Find Origin Of Gold In 130-Million-Year Old Star Collision
- October 20, 2017

Not a bang, but a kind of whizz-bang chirpy pop . This was another idea presented some time ago - 28 years ago, to be more exact. As the remains of neutron star explosions condensed into new suns and planets. The result was a cosmic catastrophe, which has always been predicted by theorists and was called "Bulanovoj" in the space are ejected heavy elements such as gold and platinum. (more...)
Facebook is Now Testing Subscriptions Facebook is Now Testing Subscriptions
- October 20, 2017

Facebook on Thursday announced it's testing a news subscription tool created to help publishers make some coin off their content. The subscriptions will then include access to the publisher's full website, and existing subscribers can authenticate within Instant Articles where they can get full access without having to pay twice for the same service. (more...)
Alonso commits to McLaren-Renault for 2018
- October 20, 2017

McLaren executive director Zak Brown said: "Fernando has been a fantastic asset to the whole organisation for the past three years, is an incredible individual and is one of the most accomplished and talented racing drivers of the modern era". (more...)
Manipulating master? Dogs use facial expressions to convey emotions Manipulating master? Dogs use facial expressions to convey emotions
- October 20, 2017

The U.K. team said the study shows how dogs have evolved over centuries of domestication and are learning to "talk" to their caregivers. Published in the journal Scientific Reports , the study involved researchers using a video camera to record the facial movements of 24 dogs over a series of experiments in which a human either faced the animal, or faced away, and presented the dog with a tidbit, or did not. (more...)
Man Dressed As Pikachu Arrested After Jumping White House Fence Man Dressed As Pikachu Arrested After Jumping White House Fence
- October 20, 2017

Combs told police he expected to be arrested and had researched D.C. charges and previous jumpers. He was told to stop on multiple accounts. According to a police report , he jumped a concrete barrier on the south side of the presidential residence, after dropping a backpack and telling officers he was unarmed. (more...)
Uranus is going to look really, really cool Thursday night Uranus is going to look really, really cool Thursday night
- October 19, 2017

That's because Earth is now nestled in between Uranus and the Sun, which in astronomical terms is called opposition . As the moon is in this transition phase, the night sky will be darker than if there would have been a half moon, and can't even be compared with full moon periods. (more...)
Les détails de la mise à jour 4.0 — Nintendo Swich Les détails de la mise à jour 4.0 — Nintendo Swich
- October 19, 2017

Une option de pré-achat sur le Nintendo eShop En effet, une option de pré-achat sera disponible pour certains jeux . Captures vidéo Commençons directement avec un ajout qui n'est pas des moindre puisqu'il vous est maintenant possible des faire des captures vidéo de certains jeux sélectionnés par Big N. (more...)
Ahora Whatsapp permite compartir la ubicación en tiempo real
- October 19, 2017

Esto se irá actualizando conforme avances en el mapa . Pero el gerente de producto de WhatsApp , Zafir Khan, dijo que prestaron especial atención al impacto de la función en la vida de la batería e hicieron varias optimizaciones para que no sea un gran gasto de la misma, incluso si los usuarios estuvieran compartiendo la ubicación durante largos períodos de tiempo. (more...)