• Latest alleged Samsung Galaxy S8 leak shows colors, pricing
Latest alleged Samsung Galaxy S8 leak shows colors, pricing

Samsung Galaxy S8 to adopt facial-recognition for mobile payments, and will blend fingerprint, iris and facial detection to verify users. The Business Insider report added that having such a potential "killer feature" onboard will make mobile payments for Samsung Pay users much easier, what with the big steps facial recognition technology h...

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  • We will have to be wary of my old team Leicester City
We will have to be wary of my old team Leicester City

But they scored three goals in the first half. Later on, an unmarked Robert Huth headed in Marc Albrighton's deft chipped pass following an excellent set-piece move. It is not the first time the Croatian is going through this procedure, he had his other hip replaced five years ago showing that his playing career is really taking its toll on his b...

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  • SpaceX lands second military contract
SpaceX lands second military contract

Interestingly, SpaceX didn't even attempt to recover the first stage of its rocket for this launch. The launch, which took place at 2 AM ET on Thursday, saw SpaceX succeed in placing the EchoStar XIII 22,000 miles up from the surface of the blue planet.

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  • Lotus Elise Sprint sheds 90 pounds 03/17/17
Lotus Elise Sprint sheds 90 pounds 03/17/17

Under the skin, lighter parts have led to a 10kg weight loss across the Elise range, while aerodynamics have also improved. Two-piece brake discs are available to reduce the weight further still. Actually, no. Well, sort of. The Lotus Elise has received minor updates for 2017, including the addition of an all-new, ultra lightweight Elise Sprint...

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  • Windows 10's Creators Update may nerf a workaround to mandatory updates
Windows 10's Creators Update may nerf a workaround to mandatory updates

I would propose a persistent nag screen as a much safer solution - make it annoying enough and inform the user beforehand what size the update is, and they may even find an unmetered connection, avoiding the uncontrollable cost issue. After the long wait for the Creators Update, it would not be good at all if users experienced problems downloadin...

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  • Google's new JPEG encoder reduces file sizes by 35 percent
Google's new JPEG encoder reduces file sizes by 35 percent

It is an open-sourced algorithm can also be used in an alternative way, that is, you can also use it for increasing the image quality while keeping the same file size. Another upside is that the transition to using Guetzli will happen quietly in the background without any disruption to that next image search you perform looking for cute cats.

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  • IPhone 7 Continues To Dominate Most Markets
IPhone 7 Continues To Dominate Most Markets

Only Japan bucked the trend for Windows mobiles, rising from 0.5% to 1.0%. Indeed, Kantar's Lauren Guenveur highlights the most recent Mobile World Congress, citing that companies such as Blackberry and Nokia abandoned their own platforms for Android.

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  • Large Portions Of Australia's Great Barrier Reef Dead, Scientists Make Shocking Claim
Large Portions Of Australia's Great Barrier Reef Dead, Scientists Make Shocking Claim

Terry Hughes of James Cook University and colleagues analysed the impact of three major bleachings in the past two decades on Australia's reef. "It broke my heart to see so many corals dying on northern reefs on the Great Barrier Reef in 2016", says Prof.

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  • Not so fast! Catholics CAN eat meat this St. Patrick's Day
Not so fast! Catholics CAN eat meat this St. Patrick's Day

Patrick's Day and all. "Friday itself remains a special day of penitential observance throughout the year, a time when those who seek perfection will be mindful of their personal sins and the sins of mankind which they are called upon to help expiate in union with Christ Crucified".

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  • Mobile LG G6 Release Date And Price Confirmed
Mobile LG G6 Release Date And Price Confirmed

The carrier will be selling it for $720 outright, or you can pick it up on AT&T Next for $24/month for 30 months. Users who pre-order or purchase the LG G6 on or before April 30 shall be rewarded with Google Home without any extra charges.

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  • Spiders devour up to 800 million tonnes of prey every year
Spiders devour up to 800 million tonnes of prey every year

Earth's arachnids devour 400 to 800 million tonnes of prey each year, according to a new study which establishes their critical role in the insect food chain . "Spiders thus make an essential contribution to maintaining the ecological balance of nature". The figure reflects the fact that forests, grasslands and savannas are less frequently distu...

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  • Samsung Galaxy X: Foldable smartphone prototypes produced this summer?
Samsung Galaxy X: Foldable smartphone prototypes produced this summer?

Several thousand units will be made and seeded to major partners including carriers. The timeline raises the possibility that Samsung will show off or tease prototypes of its foldable wonders at the IFA 2017 which is scheduled to take place from September 1 to 8 this year.

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  • Capcom Announces The Disney Afternoon Collection
Capcom Announces The Disney Afternoon Collection

All six games are new and improved HD versions of the originals and feature a number of filtering options that replicate a classic retro look and feel. You can also explore a museum that contains concept art, game soundtracks, and advertisements for each of the games. Each game will have a Boss Rush mode, allowing players to battle all of the gam...

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  • Japan seeks $100bn prize of Saudi float
Japan seeks $100bn prize of Saudi float

The Council of Saudi Chambers is dispatching two business delegations during the king's visit to Japan and China, he said. Shinzo Abe, the prime minister of Japan, asked King Salman of Saudi Arabia to support Tokyo's pitch to be Aramco's worldwide listing venue during a meeting in Japan.

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  • Apple to drop Touch ID for larger display
Apple to drop Touch ID for larger display

He writes "the fire at ST Micro's fab in Crolles, France does not affect the CMOS sensor capacity for the iPhone 8's 3D sensing module, but would affect the microprocessor that has been used by Samsung [ Electronics ( 005930KS )] and Apple for the camera module".

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  • 'Doctor Who' Series 10 Trailer Released by BBC
'Doctor Who' Series 10 Trailer Released by BBC

It looks like Pearl Mackie will bring a lot of comedy to the show. The Twelfth Doctor's final days are close, and BBC has given us a tease of what's to come. Doctor Who returns to BBC One on Saturday 15 April. Showrunner Steven Moffat is also on his way out, and will be replaced by Broadchurch scribe Chris Chibnall in Season 11.

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  • Boaty McBoatface Is Heading to Antarctica on its First Mission
Boaty McBoatface Is Heading to Antarctica on its First Mission

However, people's hopes were dashed, after NERC decided that despite the name's popularity they would name the US$200 million ship after naturalist and broadcaster Sir David Attenborough . From there, Boaty McBoatface will be transported to Antarctica, where it will descend into the Orkney Passage , an 11,000ft-deep gap in an underwater ridge i...

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  • Nets Freak Out Over EPA Chief Questioning Climate Change Dogma
Nets Freak Out Over EPA Chief Questioning Climate Change Dogma

While details of the proposal raise significant concerns, it nonetheless sends a powerful message about the seriousness of climate change. "I think that measuring, with precision, human activity on the climate is something very challenging to do and there is tremendous disagreement about the degree of impact", he said.

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  • Speaker Ryan Tells Rebel Republicans Health Care Bill Is Only Step 1
Speaker Ryan Tells Rebel Republicans Health Care Bill Is Only Step 1

Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have recently introduced a bill to replace the ACA, called the American Health Care Act. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), and it doesn't offer much for the moderate Republicans, especially in the Senate, who have sounded the alarm bells that phasing out Medicaid's expansion the way the bill does it would throw mil...

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  • Bourdais, Coyne Open Season With Win In St. Pete
Bourdais, Coyne Open Season With Win In St. Pete

IndyCar's rule is that anyone who causes a red flag in qualifying is not allowed to transfer out of that group. What made the Frenchman's first triumph on the streets of St. It also can't be understated how much money Coyne invested in the program. "2003, our first race together, was here and we should have won that race".

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