Sci-tech

Sci-tech Facebook expanding deal with Major League Baseball
Author: 0 Facebook expanding deal with Major League Baseball

The social media giant unveiled a deal Friday with Major League Baseball in which it will exclusively stream 25 regular-season games during the 2018 season. YouTube TV plans once again to incorporate Major League Baseball players in its promotional efforts throughout the multi-year deal, which will also include a variety of national TV spots and on-air call-outs during the games, branding across MLB's digital properties and official social media accounts, and in-stadium promotion.

Sci-tech Captain Toad is coming to Switch and 3DS
Author: 0 Captain Toad is coming to Switch and 3DS

The game is anticipated to launch on July 14. While one player controls Captain Toad , the other can assist with things like turnip cover fire. The 3DS version will naturally have 3DS visuals and make use of the bottom touchscreen. You can see the trailer for both versions above, although, as you might expect, the Nintendo Switch version takes the spotlight here. As if that weren't enough, Nintendo plans to also release a Nintendo 3DS version, complete with stereoscopic 3D and touch ...

Author: 0 Nintendo Releases New Trailer for Mario Tennis Aces

The previous Mario Tennis game, Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash , launched in November 2015 on Wii U. Nintendo unveiled Mario Tennis Aces during a surprise Nintendo Direct Mini video in January. A much faster way to replenish it is to use a Trick Shot , which lets you jump to cover more ground, but also must be timed properly. A casual mode allows you to use a JoyCon as a tennis raquet, and also have more elaborate controls with a regular controller setup.

Sci-tech Galaxy Note 9 may not offer this highly anticipated feature
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 may not offer this highly anticipated feature

It would be a bit of a shame if Samsung is unable to deliver an in-display fingerprint scanner for the Note 9, considering Vivo has already managed to do it with the X20 Plus UD. While we are still in the process of testing the latest and greatest from Samsung, we thought of giving the camera a shot since that is the big new update.

Sci-tech How-To: Install the Android P Pixel Launcher on Android 8.0+ Devices
Author: 0 How-To: Install the Android P Pixel Launcher on Android 8.0+ Devices

Android P will not support Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P as well as the often-forgotten Pixel C tablet . While nothces first apperaed on Apple's iPhone X , the small indent atop otherwise bezel-less phones is slated to pop up in more Android phones with displays that wrap around the camera and speaker at the top.

Sci-tech Snap reportedly cutting 10 percent of its engineers
Author: 0 Snap reportedly cutting 10 percent of its engineers

The company is still in the process of telling affected staffers about their future at the company, and has planned a company-wide meeting for next week to go over the changes with employees, according to Hunter's memo. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright law. The correct version of this report can be read at https://registrarjournal.com/2018/03/08/snap-snap-upgraded-to-hold-at-valuengine.html.

Sci-tech Apple encounters more serious supplier breaches
Author: 0 Apple encounters more serious supplier breaches

As Newsweek has previously reported , Apple revealed in 2016 that 20 percent of its cobalt supply came "from sources that don't now have responsible sourcing programs in placeto meet our rigorous requirements". Apple repaid a total of $1.9million to 1,558 people who were affected by bonded labor a year ago. It is the first time Apple has spoken about its facilities or suppliers in India, where it started production previous year.

Sci-tech Egmont Group threat: Senate passes Conference report on NFIA bill
Author: 0 Egmont Group threat: Senate passes Conference report on NFIA bill

It will be recalled that Nigeria is now serving a suspension from Egmont Group, a body of 154 financial intelligence units, FIUs across the world, which provides a platform for the secure exchange of expertise and financial intelligence to combat money laundering and terrorist financing.

Sci-tech Study finds fake info travels faster than truth on Twitter
Author: 0 Study finds fake info travels faster than truth on Twitter

And to reach 1,500 people, it takes true stories six times as long as it does for false stories to spread. That allowed them to categorise over 4.5m tweets about 126,000 different stories. The reason the study says this happens is that the news is seen as "novel". How many people did they interview? The MIT scholars examined this "novelty hypothesis" in their research by taking a random subsample of Twitter users who propagated false stories, and analyzing the content of the ...

Sci-tech Michael B. Jordan to adopt inclusion rider on future projects
Author: 0 Michael B. Jordan to adopt inclusion rider on future projects

She continued by saying, "Don't talk to us about it at the parties tonight". According to reports, an inclusion rider is a request (or demand, depending on who the celebrity is) inserted into contracts that ensures a certain level of diversity be put into effect within the cast and crew.

Sci-tech Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to mobile, help us all
Author: 0 Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to mobile, help us all

To participate, you will need an internet connection and iOS 11 on at least an iPhone 6S/SE, iPad Mini 4, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad 2017 devices. Regular, limited time events such as this provide Fortnite: Battle Royale with the opportunity to experiment with new modes and features, while players are kept entertained with novel approaches to the game's core dynamic.

Author: 0 Welch & Forbes LLC Grows Stake in Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)

Stelliam Investment Management Lp who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $237.39 billion market cap company. It also increased its holding in Allergan Plc Shs by 2,031 shares in the quarter, for a total of 13,714 shares, and has risen its stake in Monster Beverage Corp New Com.

Sci-tech Google March security updates for Pixel and Nexus smartphone is out now
Author: 0 Google March security updates for Pixel and Nexus smartphone is out now

Users have reported that " Pixel 2XL smartphone gives a battery warning of 30 percent by early evening now that previously had 50 percent battery saving at the same time of the day". For now, Google is gradually rolling out Lens to Android users, while people with iOS devices will have to wait a little longer. Still, we've got details on the features and improvements Google is building for the next version of Android .

Sci-tech Original Luigi's Mansion Being Ported to 3DS
Author: 0 Original Luigi's Mansion Being Ported to 3DS

Expect the bottom screen of the 3DS to display a map of the mansion. Luigi's Mansion first launched in 2001 alongside the GameCube and was one of the first games to star Mario's brother Luigi. Finally, following the hit sequel, Luigi's Mansion is being remade on the 3DS. The story in this case is Bowser Jr.'s Journey. The game also features a new Boss Rush mode and touched up visuals.

Sci-tech Android P will Include Bluetooth HID Device Profile Service to Smartphones
Author: 0 Android P will Include Bluetooth HID Device Profile Service to Smartphones

If and when you install the Android P Pixel Launcher APK download, you'll notice a newly redesigned bottom-area of the screen, with a screen that is now a panel that can be swiped up. This will allow users to use their smartphone as keyboard or mouse. The two biggest rumored changes coming to Android P include support for atypical display types (such as those with a 'notch ') and a revamped Material Design interface .

Sci-tech Buhari receives World Cup trophy, hosts Eagles
Author: 0 Buhari receives World Cup trophy, hosts Eagles

FIFA World Cup victor Christian Karembeu has tipped the Super Eagles of Nigeria to be one of the standout teams at the 21st FIFA World Cup finals taking place in Russian Federation this summer. If there's one thing running on everyone's mind at the state house, it'll definitely be "I wish I'm Muhammadu Buhari" as people watch in awe how Nigeria's number one citizen lifted the trophy.

Sci-tech Telecom stocks rise on relief measures for sector
Author: 0 Telecom stocks rise on relief measures for sector

Niren Patel, Partner at Khaitan & Co, said the relief package announced today is a much needed policy change required to boost generation of cash flows for telecom companies in India. The cabinet also made a decision to do away with the cap for individual or combined spectrum holding in bands above 1GHz. It also relaxed caps on holding spectrum, helping ongoing mergers like that between Vodafone and Idea as the combined entity would have breached the current limits in certain circles or ...

Sci-tech OnePlus 6 with Snapdragon 845, 19:9 display leaked in Antutu benchmark
Author: 0 OnePlus 6 with Snapdragon 845, 19:9 display leaked in Antutu benchmark

We have already seen the live images of the OnePlus 6 , and it looks gorgeous with premium glass back and notched display. The phone will also pack the high-end specs expected from 2018 Android phones, including the Snapdragon 845 platform which will allow it to hit AnTuTu scores of over 276000 points.