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Author: 0 Next LG flagship smartphone will feature FullVision OLED display

It seems that this year the V30 won't come equipped with a secondary display on top, as LG plans to integrate a so-called "floating bar" instead which will basically offer the same functionality. To maximize the screen space, LG has even gotten rid of the company logo from the bottom bezel. What's more, using advanced encapsulation and pixel-scanning technology, the burn-in problem that has affected OLED technology in the past has been all but eliminated in the P-OLED technology in LG's ...

Sci-tech Hackers withdrew $143k+ in bitcoin from WannaCry attacks
Author: 0 Hackers withdrew $143k+ in bitcoin from WannaCry attacks

According to Quartz , the Bitcoin is likely to have been sent through a "mixer", obscuring its trail as the attackers try to cash out. Those who were infected found their computers locked, with hackers demanding a $300 ransom to unlock the device and its files.

Sci-tech Sonic Mania Bonus Stages And Time Attack Mode
Author: 0 Sonic Mania Bonus Stages And Time Attack Mode

All players have to do is jump on them and they'll be transported to a special area where Sonic must run and grab blue balls while avoiding red ones. The bonus stage seems to appear as a ring of blue sparkles in-game, which you simply need to run into. The second feature is the special stages. Unfortunately, Sega left that as a mystery, but the stage adds to the retro feel of " Sonic Mania ".

Sci-tech Senate Finally Passes New 'Forever' GI Bill, Sends It On To Trump
Author: 0 Senate Finally Passes New 'Forever' GI Bill, Sends It On To Trump

Nelson said the seven new and replacement clinics will make it easier for military veterans to get the care they need. Under Veterans Choice, any veteran who lives 40 miles or more from the closest VA medical facility, or who faces a 30-day or more wait time, can seek out treatment from a private facility and the VA will handle the payment.

Sci-tech The Popularity of Instagram Stories Presents a Dire Challenge for Snap
Author: 0 The Popularity of Instagram Stories Presents a Dire Challenge for Snap

The prominence of Pretty Little Liars among that ranking speaks to the series' popularity in its final year, but it also says something about Instagram Stories' audience. The company says Instagram Stories, which now sees a staggering 250 million daily active users , has significantly increased how much time people are spending in its app.

Sci-tech Apple Announces Quarter Three Financial Results
Author: 0 Apple Announces Quarter Three Financial Results

The Kopp Investment Advisors Llc holds 5,535 shares with $641,000 value, up from 1,890 last quarter. The stock rose 4.29% or $6.44 reaching $156.49. About 11.18 million shares traded. designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and a variety of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications.

Sci-tech 'Overwatch' Summer Games Returns Next Week With Lucioball And New Loot
Author: 0 'Overwatch' Summer Games Returns Next Week With Lucioball And New Loot

With that in mind, it is nearly time for Blizzard to launch its annual Overwatch Summer event, which will be bringing back the Lucioball game mode, new skins and some old skins starting from the 8th of August. Meaning it will be a limited-time event. A lot of cosmetic items will be available making it easier for you to customize your gameplay experience based on your individual taste.

Sci-tech Obesity, childless rates high among Sask. adults, Stats Canada says
Author: 0 Obesity, childless rates high among Sask. adults, Stats Canada says

On top of all this, we are becoming more linguistically diverse. "[The increase] is both interesting and not interesting", Adshade said. Here are some other highlights from the latest census data. Same-sex marriage was legalized in Canada in 2005. The figure stands at 0.9 per cent of all couples as of 2016. But, between 2006 and 2016, that increased by 60.7 per cent, compared with an increase of just 9.6 per cent for heterosexual unions.

Sci-tech 'Earth Is Exhausted': Humans Have Already Consumed the Planet's Annual Resources
Author: 0 'Earth Is Exhausted': Humans Have Already Consumed the Planet's Annual Resources

Humanity's resource security is at stake. Used by some two million people around the world a year ago, the Global Footprint Network's Footprint Calculator allows individuals to measure their own ecological footprint and to calculate when their own personal Earth Overshoot Day would fall if everyone on Earth replicated that individual's consumption habits.

Sci-tech Apple results exceed expectations as people wait for new iPhones
Author: 0 Apple results exceed expectations as people wait for new iPhones

Net income in the quarter soared 11.5% to $8.7 billion or $1.67 per diluted share from $7.8 billion or $1.42 in the same quarter previous year. "We hosted an incredibly successful "Worldwide Developers Conference" in June, and we're very excited about the advances in iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS coming this fall ", Cook added.

Author: 0 Solar Eclipse Will Affect Air Temperature

Total solar eclipses are rare events. You can clearly see the temperature drop during totality, then the rise once the sun reappears. With five more total solar eclipses cutting across the continent over the next four decades, there will be plenty more source material for the astronomers of tomorrow to study.

Sci-tech Rockstar being sued over likeness in GTA: Vice City
Author: 0 Rockstar being sued over likeness in GTA: Vice City

Because if there's one thing people love about Vice City, it's Auntie Poulet. The Vice City character in question is an in-game fortune teller/voodoo woman named Auntie Poulet, the real-life counterpart is the TV psychic, Miss Cleo. However, it doesn't seem as though the lawsuit will get very far before it's thrown out. This isn't the first time that Rockstar have been sued however with actress Lindsey Lohan filing a lawsuit against the studio for allegedly using her likeness in GTA V.

Sci-tech PayPal enables Skype app payments
Author: 0 PayPal enables Skype app payments

PayPal's payment system on Skype works pretty much as it does on other communication platforms like Slack and iMessage . You'll be able to send money with PayPal in Skype conversations without having to open the mobile browser, if you live in one of the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United States and the United ...

Sci-tech The Hill: US successfully conducts missile test over Pacific
Author: 0 The Hill: US successfully conducts missile test over Pacific

Air Force C-17 over the Pacific Ocean". Earlier this month, the US conducted a successful test of the THAAD system against an intermediate-range ballistic missile from the same site in Alaska. Moon, however, ordered discussions be held with the US on deploying additional THAAD units following Friday's ICBM launch, his office said Saturday.

Sci-tech Chandigarh Boy of Class XII Secured Google Job as a Graphic Designer
Author: 0 Chandigarh Boy of Class XII Secured Google Job as a Graphic Designer

Sharma has just completed his 12th from the Government Model Senior Secondary School (GMSSS), Sector 33, Chandigarh. For first one year of time, Harshit will receive training in graphic designing with a stipend of Rs.4 lakh per month. It seems that the story of a teenager from Chandigarh who landed a high-paying job with Google might not be true after all. He said he went through an online interview after which he was selected for the priced job.

Sci-tech Thieves Steal Solid Gold Lunar Lander Model From Armstrong Museum
Author: 0 Thieves Steal Solid Gold Lunar Lander Model From Armstrong Museum

Since 1973, Armstrong's had been on display at the Armstrong Air & Space Museum in his hometown of Wapakoneta, Ohio - until its theft last week, that is. No updates on the investigation have been released, and authorities haven't said whether there were surveillance cameras in or around the museum that might have recorded the theft.

Sci-tech Rooting an Amazon Echo
Author: 0 Rooting an Amazon Echo

It's a fact of modern life that many of us forget-the phones, computers, and other connected devices we depend on can often be used against us as secret listening devices. By removing a rubber base at the bottom of the Amazon Echo, the research team could access the 18 debug pads and directly boot into the firmware of the device, via an external SD card, installing malware without leaving any physical evidence of tampering.

Sci-tech How to Fix the Nintendo Switch's Battery Indicator
Author: 0 How to Fix the Nintendo Switch's Battery Indicator

Quite a few people have noticed some unusual behavior on their Nintendo Switch systems- where, specifically, their battery never seems to hold any charge. The console can be in use while it is charging. Afterward, disconnect the AC adapter and allow the console to display the HOME Menu for approximately three to four hours.

Sci-tech United States auto sales fall sharply in July
Author: 0 United States auto sales fall sharply in July

The recent change has given its price a 8.03% lead over SMA 50 and -1.08% deficit over its 52-week high. CAPROCK Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Any violation of its all-time high of $12.07 could attract fresh buying in Fiat Chrysler stock this week. This company shares are 30.82% off its target price of $15.62 and the current market capitalization stands at $18.36B.

Sci-tech U.S. wants dialogue with North Korea 'at some point': Tillerson
Author: 0 U.S. wants dialogue with North Korea 'at some point': Tillerson

Joel Witt, the cofounder of 38 North, a website that brings together experts on North Korea , told reporters on a press call on Monday that unlike past presidents, Donald Trump has a unique opportunity to make peace with Kim Jong Un. "There is a military option: To destroy North Korea's program and North Korea itself", Graham said. Mr Trump tweeted on Sunday that he was "very disappointed" in China for not doing more to stop North Korea's missile programme.

Sci-tech South African teams join expanded Pro14 for new season
Author: 0 South African teams join expanded Pro14 for new season

The groups have been based on last season's results with the Ospreys, Cardiff Blues, Munster, Connacht, Glasgow, Zebre and the Cheetahs in Conference A. The appeal of professional club rugby has never been greater and we aim to be at the forefront of the game's growth around the world. The Cheetahs and Southern Kings will join the championship, that also includes teams from Wales, Ireland, Scotland and Italy, in time for the 2017-18 season.

Sci-tech All Pokemon Go Events in Europe Postponed by Niantic After Chicago Disaster
Author: 0 All Pokemon Go Events in Europe Postponed by Niantic After Chicago Disaster

Meanwhile, the woes of the " Pokemon GO Fest" event have not yet ended, apparently. Hopefully, this announcement will also clarify whether Articuno is gone for good . In the upcoming weeks, two more Legendary Pokemon are going to be added to the game, but all of these Legendary Pokemon are going to be circulated out of the game after a fixed period of time.

Sci-tech Facebook AI Experiment Shutdown Holds Lessons for IT Industry
Author: 0 Facebook AI Experiment Shutdown Holds Lessons for IT Industry

Facebook researchers in NY set up Bob and Alice , in a bid to develop automated trouble-shooters for social media networks. AI developers at other companies have also observed programs develop languages to simplify communication. In a Facebook post published early Tuesday , Dhruv Batra , one of the researchers on the project, says there's no reason to freak out. But for researchers around the world, dedicating their lives to the evolution of multi disciplined artificial intelligence ...

Sci-tech Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network
Author: 0 Asteroid Flyby To Assist NASA Test Global Tracking Network

The space agency is excited for the asteroid to fly past in October because it will give it the chance to try out what could be the most important systems in the world, should one ever fly towards the Earth. Vishnu Reddy, a professor at the University of Arizona who's leading the asteroid observation campaign, told uanews.arizon.edu . Paul Chodas, a manager working on the project, said: 'This is the flawless target for such an exercise because while we know the orbit of 2012 TC4 ...

Sci-tech BioWare Lead Designer Corey Gaspur Has Passed Away
Author: 0 BioWare Lead Designer Corey Gaspur Has Passed Away

He started his career as a developer at Propaganda Games, working on the modernization of Turok for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC, before moving on to BioWare in 2007. How Gaspur's passing will affect the ongoing development of Anthem is undoubtedly a concern, though with any luck the remaining team will manage to push onward in his memory - and perhaps leave a small tribute to the late designer hidden somewhere within the game as an added easter egg.

Sci-tech BLU smartphone has spyware pre-installed, say security researchers
Author: 0 BLU smartphone has spyware pre-installed, say security researchers

Blu immediately defended the software and said it's not doing anything. While Blu isn't necessarily a household name in the smartphone industry, the company has built a reputation for its budget-focused devices. The data that is being collected is "standard for OTA functionality". As those concerns have appeared once again, Amazon has made a decision to stop selling Blu smartphones.

Sci-tech Spotify elbows into Apple's turf with new podcast initiative
Author: 0 Spotify elbows into Apple's turf with new podcast initiative

Over at Apple Music, the company puts its number of paid subscribers at 27 million . Spotify updated its subscriber information today with the new number. Spotify has spent the a year ago striking deals to pay lower royalties to music labels such as Universal Music and Sony Music. As of now it looks like Spotify is making a few tweaks, like actually adding a podcast tab to the app.

Sci-tech Players Can Now Beta Test On Windows 10, Android
Author: 0 Players Can Now Beta Test On Windows 10, Android

The update in its entirety will launch this fall, when it will allow players on iOS, VR, Windows 10, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch to play together. This new update will bring players under one umbrella, with a version that's roughly the same across all the different platforms.

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