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Sci-tech Apple's watchOS 4.2.3 and tvOS 11.2.6 Arrive with Minor Fixes
Author: 0 Apple's watchOS 4.2.3 and tvOS 11.2.6 Arrive with Minor Fixes

The bug kicks in when the phones receives a specific character. First publicised by Italian site Mobile World , the flaw affects the current iOS 11.2 family and earlier releases , as well as tvOS, watchOS, and the mainstream macOS platforms when using the built-in Safari browser or Messages application.

Sci-tech Microsoft is turning off push notifications for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0
Author: 0 Microsoft is turning off push notifications for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0

The "Find my phone" feature will no longer locate your phone . Many have jumped at declaring that this is Microsoft's next move in nixing the Windows Phone products completely. Once this happens , those who own these devices will no longer receive push notifications. But it is apparent for when these platforms will have supports ending, the services will be stopped.

Sci-tech FCC chairman backs SpaceX plan for internet satellites
Author: 0 FCC chairman backs SpaceX plan for internet satellites

OneWeb founder Greg Wyler testified that customers would start receiving 500-Mbps internet connections in 2019 with second-generation satellites offering 2.5 Gbps of high-speed internet by 2021. SpaceX has just finished the launch of the most powerful rocket known to mankind this month. But the company's application has been criticized by competitors like the Richard Branson-backed OneWeb, which received FCC approval for its own, smaller broadband satellite constellation previous year.

Sci-tech Samsung Galaxy S9 tipped in early impressions, cases on sale
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 tipped in early impressions, cases on sale

The teaser video then featured how the Galaxy S9 can still produce a detailed and relatively bright image even when taking a photo in an extremely low-light environment. The specifications of the phone uncannily resemble those of Samsung Galaxy J3, making it a possibility that the device in question might be the next in line to grace Samsung's J series, by being the much in talks, Galaxy J4.

Sci-tech Jio to rollout
Author: 0 Jio to rollout "Jio Football Offer"

The telecom company had said it aims to sell around 5 million units every week when it launched the 4G and VoLTE-enabled feature phone in July previous year. It sports 2MP rear camera and 0.3 MP front camera so you can make video calls as well. On visiting the Reliance Digital Store or Reliance Jio partner store to get the phone started, the buyer will need to carry along their newly purchased JioPhone, the phone box, and their Aadhaar card.

Sci-tech Samsung remains smartphone market leader at home turf South Korea
Author: 0 Samsung remains smartphone market leader at home turf South Korea

Samsung Electronics is casting about for new customers for its organic light-emitting diode panels, now that its top client Apple has slashed production of the iPhone X due to weak demand. The report states that Samsung increased its production capacity of OLED panels for the iPhone X and had hoped more manufacturers would adopt the technology after Apple.

Sci-tech NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Watches Dark Neptune Storm Shrink
Author: 0 NASA's Hubble Space Telescope Watches Dark Neptune Storm Shrink

These findings indicate the storm is in its death stages, and it's the first time the active death of a vortex has been observed as it happens. Some storms on other planets can last for a long time, such as the centuries-old Great Red Spot of Jupiter , but the storms of Neptune have relatively shorter lives.

Sci-tech This one Telugu character is making iPhones crash worldwide
Author: 0 This one Telugu character is making iPhones crash worldwide

A similar bug called chaiOS was discovered in December where a specific link was able to crash and freeze messaging apps. It also appears that iOS 11 .3 beta is not impacted by the Telugu character bug. The only way to regain access is by waiting for another message to appear, so you can open that one instead and try to delete the thread that contains the infected character.

Sci-tech Top necessary and Essential iOS Development Tools you should know about
Author: 0 Top necessary and Essential iOS Development Tools you should know about

Italian tech blog Mobile World first uncovered the issue, before it was then widely reported by other notable technology publications like The Verge and Engadget . The problem, however, is not limited to iOS apps. Reports suggest that the bug can also be exploited on Safari and Messages on macOS as well as the Apple Watch .

Sci-tech Japanese astronaut Kanai ends spacewalk
Author: 0 Japanese astronaut Kanai ends spacewalk

This last spacewalk in the series should have been completed long before now, but was postponed because of complications with the robotic hand that was installed last month. The need for robot arm fix work isn't unexpected - especially considering that the hands are original space station parts that have been in orbit since 2001.

Sci-tech NFL Mock Draft: Jets select Josh Rosen
Author: 0 NFL Mock Draft: Jets select Josh Rosen

This is the first mock draft I've done since the Alex Smith trade, so the extra third round pick is now included with the other selections. Miami had one of the oldest defense in the National Football League last season and numerous veterans from last season remain.

Sci-tech System Shock Kickstarter project put on hiatus
Author: 0 System Shock Kickstarter project put on hiatus

According to CEO Stephen Kick, things have gotten "out of control" because the team decided to make "a completely new game" instead of a simple remake, ballooning the budget in the process. The company announced the project in 2015, shortly after releasing an enhanced edition of System Shock . → A modern take on System Shock , a faithful reboot; it's not Citadel Station as it was, but as you remember it.

Sci-tech New Exoplanets Discovered, Thanks To Kepler's K2 Mission
Author: 0 New Exoplanets Discovered, Thanks To Kepler's K2 Mission

Of the 275 candidates in the dataset - being compiled since the first K2 data release in 2014 - 149 were verified to be actual exoplanets, and of those, researchers found 54 had already been discovered earlier, leaving them with 95 previously unknown exoplanets.

Author: 0 Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) Sellers Increased By 0.84% Their Shorts

About 2.56 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 35.67% the S&P500. Ron Gutfleish decreased its stake in Murphy Oil Corp (MUR) by 36.03% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. United Services Automobile Association decreased Tjx Cos Inc/The (NYSE:TJX) stake by 127,103 shares to 400,417 valued at $29.52M in 2017Q3. More notable recent Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: "Occidental Petroleum ...

Sci-tech Twitter finally pulls the plug on its official app for the Mac
Author: 0 Twitter finally pulls the plug on its official app for the Mac

In a tweet from its support account, Twitter announced that it will be pulling the official app from the Mac App Store , making it no longer be available to download. That is an accurate approximation of most people's attitude toward the software which has never quite been as robust as third-party clients like Tweetbot or even in-house services like Tweetdeck, according to The Verge .

Sci-tech 'Sinister and systematic attack' by Russians prompts US Congress calls for action
Author: 0 'Sinister and systematic attack' by Russians prompts US Congress calls for action

Mueller charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities and accused them of defrauding the us government by interfering with the political process. The efforts were coordinated by the Internet Research Agency LLC and attempted to sow public discord by tapping into controversial public issues. But they dealt with physical actions as well: Russians attempted to organize rallies in the USA, and at one point paid for a demonstration that included a fake prison cage housing someone ...

Sci-tech Apple's HomePod speaker damages wooden furniture
Author: 0 Apple's HomePod speaker damages wooden furniture

Apple tried to downplay the issue, saying that it's 'not unusual ' for a speaker to do that, but by that point, the "Ring of doom" narrative was already too strong. "The company suggested it can improve over several days after the speaker is removed from the wood surface and if it doesn't self-correct, to try cleaning the surface with the manufacturer's suggested oiling method".

Sci-tech Apple employees can't stop banging their heads against the walls
Author: 0 Apple employees can't stop banging their heads against the walls

The problem with Apple's glass walls is exacerbated by the fact that employees often walk around the building with their noses in their iPhones , a habit that's become quite common, especially among younger iPhone users. Glass can be found all around at Apple Park . Jobs has been credited for coming up with the glass pods, created to mix solo office areas with more social spaces.