High-Tech

Asteroid of 5 km in diameter to pass near from Earth today

Asteroid of 5 km in diameter to pass near from Earth today After all, 6.2 million miles isn't a lot in space terms. It is the third largest near-Earth asteroid, but it won't approach the planet close enough to elicit real damage. The asteroid is the third-biggest asteroid close to Earth, according to astronomers, and it orbits the sun every 523 days. The 2017 edition of the spectacular Geminid meteor shower is past its peak, but you can still spot t... [Full Article...]

Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9, S9+ in February

Samsung to unveil Galaxy S9, S9+ in February It'll be the first time the company offers the flagship phone in purple if the reports prove accurate. Both Samsung and LG smartphones are the budget-friendly phones. Additionally, the February launch of the Galaxy S9 would also expand the sales of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 , a little more in the meantime. With the popularity of the iPhone X, many expected Samsung to trim down the b... [Full Article...]

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition goes on sale, priced at Rs 38999

OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition goes on sale, priced at Rs 38999 Apart from the design and colour changes, rest of the specifications and features of the special edition remain same as OnePlus 5T. It comes with a gorgeous 6-inch bezel-less AMOLED panel, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. [Full Article...]

Monster Hunter World New Trailers Focus On The Game's World

Monster Hunter World New Trailers Focus On The Game's World You can check them out below. To top it all off, each Palico companion is completely customizable, featuring a full suite of options centered around their color, fur, pattern, eyes, ears, tail, and more. Capcom has announced that the Monster Hunter World beta on PlayStation 4 is getting rolled out again - and this time, it's open to everyone (No PS Plus membership required). [Full Article...]

SpaceX debut of recycled rocket and new launch pad

SpaceX debut of recycled rocket and new launch pad The first-stage booster took flight again after a six-month turnaround. Its goal was to deliver over 4,800 pounds of supplies to the ISS, and the Dragon capsule with those supplies on board should now dock with the ISS on Sunday if all goes to plan. [Full Article...]

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed This feature is launching today on Facebook (I'm already seeing the Snooze option myself), so go find some annoying posts to silence. Or, photos keep popping up from a Facebook friend's trip that are tempting you to book your next vacay early, or holiday baby photos on top of photos from someone you don't know that well just keep rolling in. [Full Article...]

Far Cry 5 'The Resistance' trailer, gameplay videos

Far Cry 5 'The Resistance' trailer, gameplay videos The trailed dubbed as "The Resistance" lies below, and runs for one minute and 35 seconds. The video features Far Cry creative director Dan Hay, who comments and details various stuff nestled in the land of Montana - more specifically Hope County. [Full Article...]

La lecture d'empreinte passe bientôt sous l'écran

La lecture d'empreinte passe bientôt sous l'écran Et " Infinity display " est mentionné 3 fois dans le communiqué de Synaptics . Le fabriquant a en effet vendu la mèche en présentant son nouveau capteur Clear ID FS9500. Placé sous le verre, ce capteur d'empreintes peut également être étanche à l'eau. Comprenez: la technologie est désormais mûre et serait aussi précise et réactive que les capteurs d'empreintes classiques. [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy S9 rumors: Improved iris scanner promises better user experience

Samsung Galaxy S9 rumors: Improved iris scanner promises better user experience Once again, there's a new report stating that the Galaxy S9 may feature an in-display fingerprint scanner. However, a report in Korea's The Naver quoted a Samsung executive who told the site that the company made every effort to add the fingerprint scanner under the display, but it has failed to succeed. [Full Article...]

20-year-old Florida man was behind Uber hack

20-year-old Florida man was behind Uber hack Sources familiar with the hack have told Reuters that the payment was made through a program created to reward bug hunters who report flaws. The culprit's message was forwarded to Uber's "bug bounty" team and ultimately made its way to HackerOne , a third-party company that awards researchers for revealing security flaws in clients' products. [Full Article...]

One arrested, two sought after shooting near Graham-Kapowsin High School

One arrested, two sought after shooting near Graham-Kapowsin High School One of the students was found in a parking lot near the football field. They issued no details about their condition or whether they survived, but reported they were being taken to Tacoma General Hospital. Investigators determined that the shooting occurred during a fight just off school grounds on Eustis-Hunt Road East. As parents rushed to a reunification site set up at Frontier Middle Schoo... [Full Article...]

Apple Pay Cash is now available for users in the United States

Apple Pay Cash is now available for users in the United States Bank accounts that support the service can also receive transfers from Apple Pay as well. There are limits on the amount of money that you can send and received per day and per transaction. Once the money arrives to the Apple Pay Cash card, it's immediately usable anywhere that accepts Apple Pay. Those funds can then be used to make purchases in stores or online, or users can transfer the mo... [Full Article...]

Google Maps launches support for two-wheel vehicles, starting with India

Google Maps launches support for two-wheel vehicles, starting with India Google has introduced a new "two-wheelers mode" on Google Maps to offer navigation routes that are optimized for two-wheeler drivers. The two-wheeler mode on the Google Maps is an addition to vehicle, train and foot. This feature will be available alongside other transit options like Drive, Train, Walk, and Cab within the app. If you are on bicycle or motorcycle, this mode will show you the... [Full Article...]