Research


Ocean world near Saturn hotter-than-ever contender for life
- April 14, 2017

Cassini's mission ends in September, when the probe will descend into Saturn's atmosphere, sending back as much data as it can before it is destroyed by the heat and pressure. Hydrogen was detected by Cassini's instruments in a massive plume of water that spouted from Enceladus' surface in 2015. "After over 10 years of the Cassini mission , this represents a capstone finding for the mission and means that Enceladus has nearly all of the ingredients you would need to support life here on ... (more...)
Arms releases for Nintendo Switch on June 16
- April 13, 2017

In addition to this, a Brazilian rating board listing has outed another new game coming to the system, Sine Mora EX. On Wednesday, April 12, Nintendo will host a Splatoon 2, and Arms-focused Direct. "Will you be staying up late to join us?" Even if you don't have full proof of concept behind the hack, they still encourage you to step forward with what you've found. (more...)
Move Over Obamacare, Trump Plan Is Now the Focus
- April 13, 2017

The AHCA can be understood as that most reviled of creatures in Washington , D.C. - a compromise. Is it true that they're insured on the ACA exchanges now and that any repeal and replacement will affect them too? Last month House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) was forced to pull the American Health Care Act from the House floor after learning that the bill did not have sufficient support to pass. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 to launch in the second-half of 2017 Apple Watch Series 3 to launch in the second-half of 2017
- April 07, 2017

The earlier report suggested that we'll see little to no change in the external design of the Series 3 Watch, and was also pessimistic about the prospect of major new features, suggesting that performance and battery life would be the main focus. (more...)
Ancelotti Praises Hoffenheim After Bayern Loss Ancelotti Praises Hoffenheim After Bayern Loss
- April 07, 2017

Hoffenheim boss Julian Nagelsmann has described the euphoric feeling of beating Bayern Munich as being "like a drug". The home side had stated their intentions from the start, with Kramaric denied an early chance by Rafinha's vital block in the box in the second minute. (more...)
Judge denies request to delay hearing on Baltimore police Judge denies request to delay hearing on Baltimore police
- April 06, 2017

A Justice Department spokesman declined to comment on the order. Baltimore's mayor and police chief worked closely with Justice Department investigators to scrutinize the city's police force and embraced a plan they crafted to overhaul the troubled department. (more...)
PV Sindhu's Comments After Winning The India Open Super Series PV Sindhu's Comments After Winning The India Open Super Series
- April 03, 2017

This was Sindhu's second Super Series title after the China Open a year ago where she defeated Sun Yu of China in the final. This is how cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar congratulated PV Sindhu on her triumph against Marin. Sindhu then upped the ante and then pushed Marin into all corners. Sindhu upped the ante in the second game with a strong and solid court game, to race to a 4-0 lead. (more...)
NORC Poll: Majority of Americans favor Russia probe NORC Poll: Majority of Americans favor Russia probe
- April 02, 2017

That said, many voters didn't blame Trump for calling off the Friday vote on the GOP's American Health Care Act, with more respondents saying they believed House Speaker Paul Ryan was responsible for the failure of the bill. "I can't understand how we elected him". Now that the ACA could be around for a while after the White House fumbled the ball so badly, the issue of health care, who gets it, how it's delivered and what the costs are, should be an important issue in Ohio's race to fill an ... (more...)
For April Fools' Day, play 'Ms. Pac-Man' on Google Maps
- April 01, 2017

You can also try it out on your desktop by clicking the Ms. Pac-Maps button at the bottom left of Maps. Google is giving its users a treat for April Fool's Day. It's Friday. You weren't going to be doing any real work today anyway, were you? It's no stranger to embedding games as part of its Doodle program and elsewhere, from other versions of Pac-Man to a Halloween game, Starcraft and more. (more...)
Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter
- March 30, 2017

It is also updating its Edge browser, which, despite being included with Windows 10, still lags behind Google's Chrome in popularity among Windows 10 users. Windows 10 Mobile build 15063.2 appears to be quite stable and reliable. These configuration settings will now be put directly in front of you, so you can actively choose whether to allow them or not. (more...)
Legendary South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada passes away
- March 29, 2017

While still a teenager, he met Mandela, who was then a law student in Johannesburg. He implored the youth of South Africa to remember "Uncle Kathy" and asked them to try and walk in his footsteps. Kathrada is survived by his life partner, Barbara Hogan , to whom, along with the rest of the Kathrada family, our hearts go out. Kathrada late in life became such a scathing critic of current President Jacob Zuma , even pleading with him to resign, that he requested Zuma not attend his ... (more...)
Turn lights off, help make a positive difference
- March 26, 2017

In 2016 , Earth Hour was marked between 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm, local time, on Saturday, March 19. The Houses of Parliament is joining the Eiffel Tower in Paris, the Empire State Building in NY and the Kremlin in Moscow in marking Earth Hour between 8.30pm and 9.30pm. (more...)
What's next for the Hoyas after firing JT3 — Georgetown Basketball What's next for the Hoyas after firing JT3 — Georgetown Basketball
- March 25, 2017

DeGioia said in a statement . Our focus now remains on supporting the student-athletes in our men's basketball program as we begin the process to identify a new coach who will lead us forward. Recruiting would obviously be a major question mark but Ewing has the playing and coaching pedigree to be a wild card in this. Thompson III, whose father coached Ewing, spent 13 seasons at Georgetown, compiling a 278-151 record, but had not been to the Final Four since 2007 and failed to make it out ... (more...)
Verdict Announced for Pharmacist at Center of NECC Meningitis Outbreak Verdict Announced for Pharmacist at Center of NECC Meningitis Outbreak
- March 24, 2017

He was convicted of other charges including racketeering, conspiracy, and mail fraud in the 2012 outbreak that plagued some 700 others from 20 states across the country. The compounding center also used expired ingredients and has not followed the guidelines with sterilization, cleaning and other safety medical regulations. (more...)
Get Ready for the Google Pixel XXL
- March 24, 2017

The new " background limits " feature will limit exactly what operations your apps can do whilst running in the background. If Google follows a similar release cycle to Android N, we should expect a final version to land sometime in August. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Regret Is Shown With Note 5
- March 21, 2017

Gadget leaker Evan Blass has apparently leaked critical details about Samsung Galaxy S8. Some Twitter users are not happy because Blass is leaking all the details in advance. As per the imaging department, we are not sure about the megapixel count yet. The latest is about the camera capability of the device. On the software side of things, both the phones should run Android 7.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. (more...)
Columbia University Researchers Used DNA Molecules to Store Computer Files
- March 06, 2017

Recently, a team from the said University was successful in storing 214 petabytes worth of computer information on DNA molecules using a novel DNA manipulation technique and an advanced computer algorithm. But Erlich took a cue from the entertainment section of the newspaper in developing DNA Fountain . The DNA is the only thing that can store more than 455 exabytes per gram. (more...)
The Apple iPhone 8: Everything We Know So Far
- March 03, 2017

Kuo said that Apple is planning to add fast charging technology to the new iPhones, which means we'll finally get a feature that's been available in various forms for nearly every Android smartphone on the market today. We are now eagerly waiting for the iPhone 8 now. Now, this is a direct contradiction to popular Apple analyst Ming Kuo's reports. The company plans to regulate the iPhone 8's power delivery systems using chips from Cypress and TI. (more...)
Microsoft Creators Program & Mixed Reality Microsoft Creators Program & Mixed Reality
- March 03, 2017

Gesture tracking, another key pillar of the HoloLens experience, is also missing from the Acer HMD. Getting cheaper headsets out there will hopefully help software developers start to create more content for Augmented Reality, which in turn seeds the marketplace for other headset makers. (more...)
Zelda Breath of the Wild: How to Whistle Zelda Breath of the Wild: How to Whistle
- March 03, 2017

However, it's not just Nintendo we should be eyeing with suspicion right now: many BotW reviewers are clearly failing to do their due diligence in assessing the game. You'll still be able to find green clothes in the game Aonuma shared, but you'll be playing mostly in the new blue attire. "In other words, to fulfil the demands of the game design". (more...)