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Research Surface Pro 4 owners being effected by screen flickering issues
Author: 0 Surface Pro 4 owners being effected by screen flickering issues

As disclosed in a thread within Microsoft's support forums , users have been experiencing the screen issues for more than a year. It may be a tempting fix if your only computer has suddenly stopped working , but leaving technology in the freezer can lead to all other sorts of permanent damage.

Research NASA's Curiosity takes stunning panorama shot of Mars
Author: 0 NASA's Curiosity takes stunning panorama shot of Mars

Curiosity Project Scientist Ashwin Vasavada gives a descriptive tour of the Mars rover's view in Gale Crater. Curiosity's Mast Camera, or Mastcam, took images of its panorama while the rover paused on the northern edge of Vera Rubin Ridge.

Research Samsung 2018 roadmap leak: Note 9, Galaxy X codenames, more
Author: 0 Samsung 2018 roadmap leak: Note 9, Galaxy X codenames, more

So with the new Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 +, Samsung played it fairly safe. The pictures all have the number "9" on them, suggesting the upcoming Galaxy S9 series. Well folks, we've got a big one today. The Galaxy S9 would be a minor upgrade over its predecessors. While this is merely an educated guess, Samsung has been releasing an Active version of their S-series phones every year since 2013, so it seems more than legitimate to us.

Research Qualcomm resolves dispute with Samsung, hoping to do the same with Apple
Author: 0 Qualcomm resolves dispute with Samsung, hoping to do the same with Apple

A strong three months from the technology division meant that overall revenues reached $6.1 billion, up from $6 billion year-on-year. The company expects Q2 sales projected to come in at between $4.8 billion to $5.6 billion, with adjusted earnings of 65 cents to 75 cents per share, below Street estimates.

Research Trailer: Unsane - A new horror film shot entirely on an iPhone
Author: 0 Trailer: Unsane - A new horror film shot entirely on an iPhone

Things may or may not be what they seem in Unsane , the new psychological thriller from Steven Soderbergh , the hardest working retiree in the universe. After all, many directors might choose different subject matter for their first movie shot on a smartphone. Soderbergh says that although some other directors may be put off using iPhones for making movies, he's convinced he's onto a victor.

Research Vivo XPlay 7 to feature SD 845 and in-display fingerprint scanner
Author: 0 Vivo XPlay 7 to feature SD 845 and in-display fingerprint scanner

The company is now preparing yet another mind-blowing device which could feature 10GB of RAM. The smartphone will be available in two in-built storage options: 256GB and 512GB, according to the leaks. Vivo's attempt at bringing 10GB of RAM in a smartphone is a bit ridiculous, but it will certainly catch people's attention. However, we'll keep you updated when new information with regards to this monstrous phone comes out.

Research Xbox One PUBG Update Out Now, Here's What It Does
Author: 0 Xbox One PUBG Update Out Now, Here's What It Does

A patch was also rolled out on PC that adds "more buildings and cover across the map to improve the engagement experience", more off-road routes, and loot balancing for item spawns. For those being targeted by a vehicle, damage has been slightly decreased when rammed, however, if you're the one behind the wheel, you'll take more damage if you crash into the environment as well as other vehicles.

Research Apple Confirms Investigations by DOJ, SEC Over iPhone Slowdowns
Author: 0 Apple Confirms Investigations by DOJ, SEC Over iPhone Slowdowns

In late December, Apple apologized for handling the problem in such a manner and cut the price for batteries replacement in 2018 from $79 to $29 for anyone with an iPhone 6 or a later version. The purported investigations by the DOJ and the SEC wouldn't be the first pushes for more information from Apple. And with Apple last quarter providing revenue guidance in the $84 billion to $87 billion range, it's a safe bet that Apple during the most recent holiday quarter shattered a number of ...

Research Google Using AI to Predict Flight Delays
Author: 0 Google Using AI to Predict Flight Delays

Google has updated its travel search engine to predict flight delays. Google says it can also cite reasons for those delays, such as the weather or the plane arriving at the gate later than scheduled. One upshot, though, has been that as airlines try to artfully disguise the spartan nature of their flights, it's often not clear what exactly is on offer.

Research Jackpotting: A New Cyber Crime Appears in the US
Author: 0 Jackpotting: A New Cyber Crime Appears in the US

This hack doesn't target individuals using the machine . Once they find a place to attach a computer cable, they sync their laptops to the machine's computer, according to the website run by Brian Krebs , an independent security expert .

Research The Hyundai Santa Fe rendering is here
Author: 0 The Hyundai Santa Fe rendering is here

Last week we had the first tease for the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe as Hyundai aims to deliver a properly updated Santa Fe to keep its market position secure in the face of increasing competition. The idea, apparently, is to prevent the auto from driving off inadvertently. With new looks, more room and a raft of technology, the fourth generation Santa Fe is looking very promising.

Research HTC U11 Android eight.zero Oreo Replace Now Rolling Out in India
Author: 0 HTC U11 Android eight.zero Oreo Replace Now Rolling Out in India

Both Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 are also confirmed to receive the Android P update . HMD Global has announced that it has started the Android 8.0 Oreo final update roll-out for the Nokia 5 smartphone. For the Nokia 6 owners who haven't received the update notification yet, you can also check for it manually by opening Settings System Check for Update.

Research Rep. Adrian Smith optimistic about trade negotiations
Author: 0 Rep. Adrian Smith optimistic about trade negotiations

According to some analysts, uncertainty around the future of NAFTA , including any USA move to kill it, is likely to benefit Andrés Manuel López Obrador in his quest to win the presidency. With Washington accusing Canada of intransigence, Ottawa changed tack and presented new proposals on several key sticking points. Sen. Patrick Toomey, R-Pa., one of the signers of Tuesday's letter, said in an interview that "I am not aware of a single Republican senator who wishes for the United States ...

Research Cliff plunge trial starts for twin accused of killing twin
Author: 0 Cliff plunge trial starts for twin accused of killing twin

The trial began Monday. Alexandria Duval , 39, was charged with second-degree murder in the death of her sister, Anastasia Duval , who was 37 at the time of her death on May 29, 2016. Smith says he couldn't hear anything but the women looked angry. On the day of the crash, Anastasia's boyfriend, Federico Bailey, claimed the twins argued after Alexandria tagged along on the couple's camping trip.

Research Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS Messages to Android Phones
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS Messages to Android Phones

The recipient needs to be in your phone's contact list. The company recently introduced a wide range of updates to Assistant hardware and software as it continues to track down Amazon Alexa . Currently, this feature is available only in the U.S. market and Amazon did not reveal any estimated time for the feature roll out in the Indian market.

Research Verizon Kills Plans For Selling Huawei Phones Following US Government Pressure
Author: 0 Verizon Kills Plans For Selling Huawei Phones Following US Government Pressure

That placed Huawei's smartphones at a considerable disadvantage compared with Apple, Samsung and other phone makers whose products are readily available from mobile carriers' stores. Huawei has just experienced another setback in its efforts to partners with a major US wireless carrier to sell its smartphones. The relationship between the US government and the Chinese smartphone maker has been complicated for years.

Research Milwaukee Bucks: Jabari Parker medically cleared to return on Friday
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks: Jabari Parker medically cleared to return on Friday

The injury was the second time he sustained a torn left ACL, the first coming in December of 2014, his rookie season. Parker underwent reconstructive surgery on Valentine's Day past year and has been on the comeback trail ever since. "Just as important, Jabari feels ready to play and we're excited for his return to game action on Friday". Milwaukee acquired Eric Bledsoe earlier this season to give the team another star to pair with Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Research Get ready for 'super blue blood moon' (complete with eclipse) January 31
Author: 0 Get ready for 'super blue blood moon' (complete with eclipse) January 31

For the first time in more than 150 years, people will be able to see a supermoon , a blue moon and a lunar eclipse all at the same time. The super blue blood moon is the result of a trifecta of celestial events. However, when the Moon is completely shadowed by the Earth , it looks reddish because the Earth's atmosphere's gas molecules will reflect the Sunlight's blue wavelength, while the red wavelength will pass through them.

Research Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Limited-Time Sniper Shootout Mode
Author: 0 Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Limited-Time Sniper Shootout Mode

We'll continue operating Paragon servers until April 26, 2018. "After careful consideration, and many hard internal debates, we feel there isn't a clear path for us to grow Paragon into a MOBA that retains enough players to be sustainable", the " Paragon " development team explained in their news update, offering an apology along the way.

Author: 0 Eugene Science Center hosts total lunar eclipse viewing party

Due to Rayleigh Scattering , the moon does not disappear into blackness during a total eclipse but instead takes on a reddish hue sometimes called a blood moon . India will be able to see the lunar eclipse 2018. Lunar eclipses occur when Earth passes in between the sun and the moon , casting a shadow on the moon , causing what's referred to as a " blood moon ".

Research SpaceX Feb. 6 Falcon Heavy launch will be huge
Author: 0 SpaceX Feb. 6 Falcon Heavy launch will be huge

The first flight of SpaceX's heavy-lift rocket Falcon Heavy is now scheduled for early February, the California-based company said . When Musk released his plans for Falcon Heavy in April 2011 , he thought it would be relatively easy to build a Falcon Heavy by strapping together three such boosters, also called cores.

Research PADMAAVAT gets full security for release in Mumbai
Author: 0 PADMAAVAT gets full security for release in Mumbai

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's fans in four states will have to wait to watch Padmaavat until the Multiplex Association of India gives thumbs up for the screening of the film. IMAGE: Heavy police force deployed at Novelty Theatre in Lucknow where film Padmaavat was released. He said that the film will be shot in Rajasthan.

Research Geekbench Reveals Nokia 7 Plus Features
Author: 0 Geekbench Reveals Nokia 7 Plus Features

Going into the details of the listing , the Nokia 7 Plus will be powered by the Snapdragon 660 chipset, a decent upgrade over the Nokia 7 which arrived with Snapdragon 630 SoC. About the form factor of lens, the report suggests that there will be a circular module on the back of device with 7 holes in the middle. It comprises of several lenses arranged in a circular pattern that are also able to rotate.

Author: 0 'Super blue blood moon': Australia set for 'luna trifecta' treat

Our blue moon next week will mark the second full moon in one month, the more common definition of the term nowadays. Space observers all around the world are highly enthusiastic since three lunar events will take place simultaneously which are, an extra big super moon , a blue moon and a total lunar eclipse .

Research Reliance Jio likely to introduce top-up plans today, 3GB for Rs 51
Author: 0 Reliance Jio likely to introduce top-up plans today, 3GB for Rs 51

However, the validity has surely been increased to 91 days from 84 days. The company has also introduced data add-on packs of ₹11, ₹21, ₹51 and ₹101. Users can activate the plan from the My Airtel App. The total data in the Rs 398 prepaid recharge is now 140GB. "Tariffs charged for feature phone users continue to be exorbitant, while their smartphone counterparts on Jio enjoyed free voice calls and high-speed data at the most affordable tariffs".

Research Facebook privacy challenger boost from European Court of Justice
Author: 0 Facebook privacy challenger boost from European Court of Justice

He said that - regardless of whether it is a personal claim or one with 25,000 other people - "if the business model of Facebook is tested in a court that's a huge risk for a company that ignored the law". "My fight shows that as an individual user you need a lot of energy and time to even just get a case before a court, but it also shows that a lot is possible, like the win over Safe Harbor ", Schrems said via e-mail.

Research Google tests Bulletin, an app for reporting local news
Author: 0 Google tests Bulletin, an app for reporting local news

James Morehead, A Product manager in Google described the Bulletin as, 'What if it was effortless to capture these stories publicly from our smartphones? Interested users in these areas can sign up to be an early access user for the programme.