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Sci-tech China's Ehang Flying Passengers In Autonomous Air Taxi Tests
Author: 0 China's Ehang Flying Passengers In Autonomous Air Taxi Tests

The results showed that the vehicle can carry one passenger weighing less than 100 kg for about 25 minutes of flight at a speed of 100 km per hour. So far, more than 40 people have been involved in the manned flight tests of the 184, including the deputy mayor of Guangzhou, Wang Dong, and other government leaders, Ehang CEO Hu, technology research and development staff, partners, and potential customers.

Sci-tech UAE- Bought full-price iPhone batteries? Get a rebate
Author: 0 UAE- Bought full-price iPhone batteries? Get a rebate

Apple confirmed in December that software to deal with ageing batteries in iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s and iPhone SE models could slow down performance. Starting in January, Apple is cutting the price on all out-of-warranty iPhone replacement batteries for iPhone 6 models or later by $50 - from $79 to $29.

Sci-tech Android Oreo Update For Samsung Galaxy S8 Now Rolling Out
Author: 0 Android Oreo Update For Samsung Galaxy S8 Now Rolling Out

We're not sure when the update will find its way to other users in other parts of the world and other markets, but presumably their release shouldn't be too far behind. For example, Samsung has not released the update for the Galaxy Note 8 . Earlier today, the Update has started rolling out in Germany but it is expected to roll out in other countries over the coming weeks.

Author: 0 Tesla's Q4 losses grow on Model 3 production delays

The Great Lakes Advisors Llc holds 37,216 shares with $12.69 million value, up from 35,840 last quarter. Capex spending in 2018 is expected to be "slightly more " than in 2017. Tesla struggled to produce the Model 3 in 2017, but said it aims to increase its production rate to 5,000 vehicles per week by the end of the second quarter.

Sci-tech U.S. 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea - Pence
Author: 0 U.S. 'ready for any eventuality' on North Korea - Pence

North Korea is under multiple sets of UN Security Council sanctions over its banned nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, which have seen it develop rockets capable of reaching the USA mainland. A spokesman for the Blue House declined to comment. "This would be a recipe for disaster". If the two Koreas decide to hold a bilateral summit after the Winter Games, it would mark the third of its kind: The first was held between President Kim Dae-jung and North Korean leader Kim Jong-il ...

Sci-tech Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books
Author: 0 Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books

Google Photos users can make these themed movies by heading over to this link , opening the Google Photos mobile app, or using Google Assistant (the link is easiest if you're already on a computer). Just in time for the most cheesy of "holidays" yet, you will now be able to create your own movies from your Google Photos library, whether from the web version or the app itself.

Sci-tech Huawei announces event on 27 March, P20 expected
Author: 0 Huawei announces event on 27 March, P20 expected

Huawei's P20 and P20 Plus , on the other hand, might have the honor to be the first smartphones with three main cameras. We already know what the camera sensors do, as one handles the RGB and the other on pure monochrome. The handset is a bit taller than the iPhone X that measures 143.6 x 70.9 mm. The listing revealed the device to run on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.

Sci-tech Pixel 2's Customized Picture Co-Processor Opened Up for Third-Celebration Apps
Author: 0 Pixel 2's Customized Picture Co-Processor Opened Up for Third-Celebration Apps

As reported by CNET , the newly enabled Pixel Visual Core in the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will introduce a technology called the Rapid and Accurate Image Super Resolution or RAISR . Google Pixel 2 users will also get the enjoy the better quality of zoom-in shots as the Pixel Visual Core chip will be able to enhance the now existing picture by itself with the help of an AI system, filling in the smallest details that will result in sharper and clearer close-up photos.

Sci-tech Final Fantasy VII Remake's Cloud character design has changed
Author: 0 Final Fantasy VII Remake's Cloud character design has changed

Apparently, the characters who appeared in past trailers have been redesigned, and a few screenshots of the game were shown off at a recent art exhibition. "I believe those of you who played the the original would understand what I mean by saying he's a dorky character". Biggs is reportedly very handsome in the remake, while Jessie is cute and Wedge is "refreshingly chubby".

Sci-tech Photos from the first launch of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket
Author: 0 Photos from the first launch of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket

The foundation's goal is to preserve libraries of human knowledge for interstellar travel and to protect these information in the event of calamity to Earth. The Heavy's two side boosters, which each had launched missions in 2016, successfully flew back to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, deployed legs and landed on twin pads.

Sci-tech It Happened: The Falcon Heavy Rocket Just Headed Into Space
Author: 0 It Happened: The Falcon Heavy Rocket Just Headed Into Space

SpaceX and Tesla owner Elon Musk said the Roadster "will be in deep space for a billion years or so, if it doesn't blow up on ascent". Perfecting this technology will allow space flights to become significantly more affordable, with the Big Heavy billed as being twice as powerful as the next most powerful rocket, but a third of the price tag.

Sci-tech The 157 new emoji coming this summer
Author: 0 The 157 new emoji coming this summer

Emoji 11.0, the latest and greatest list of tiny characters that will define your online communications for the next year, has been finalized. "A new lobster emoji would fill a necessary and unique void in the current Emoji List, and, should it be added, appears destined for significant usage by lobster fans around the world", King wrote in his request.

Sci-tech Ford Ranger Raptor Makes Brief Online Debut Looking Mean and Sexy
Author: 0 Ford Ranger Raptor Makes Brief Online Debut Looking Mean and Sexy

Say hello to the new Ford Ranger Raptor , an off-road-ready version of the pickup truck that slots under the popular F-150 Raptor. It churns 210 horsepower (157 kilowatts) and a generous 369 pound-feet (500 Newton-meters) of torque, and although performance numbers have not been released, it should be properly quick on just about any type of road out there.

Sci-tech Google reportedly exploring game streaming powered by Chromecast
Author: 0 Google reportedly exploring game streaming powered by Chromecast

According to a new report from The Information (via Reuters ), Google is developing a subscription-based game streaming service codenamed " Yeti " that will work on Google Chromecast or a Google-made console. As reported, Google has been in talks with game developers, but it remains unclear whether they intend to create games exclusively for Yeti or make existing titles support the streaming service.

Sci-tech Ex-STALKER devs unveil new Battle Royale game Fear The Wolves
Author: 0 Ex-STALKER devs unveil new Battle Royale game Fear The Wolves

In it, players who are either by themselves or part of a squad, attempt to be the last man (or group) standing out of 100 players and survive the harsh environment of Chernobyl, where the game takes place. S.T.A.L.K.E.R. fans will be familiar with anomalies, and the constantly changing weather system, both of which return in Fear the Wolves . It hits Early Access sometime this year on PC.

Sci-tech Apple Watch shipments top 18 million with Series 3 driving growth: Canalys
Author: 0 Apple Watch shipments top 18 million with Series 3 driving growth: Canalys

The report says, "Apple's Q4 performance was impressive in itself, as shipments grew by more than 32% over Q4 2016 to 8 million, the highest-ever number of shipments in a single quarter, not just for Apple, but for any wearable vendor". Jason Low, Senior Analyst at Canalys said that Apple has clearly won the wearables segment. Apple has pulled far ahead as it continues to focus on its core iPhone user base.