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Google makes a cross on the function, See the image

Google makes a cross on the function, See the image If you were upset about the recent removal of the "View Image" button on Google's image search engine, you'll be happy to know a workaround has recently popped up. "They are created to strike a balance between serving user needs and publisher concerns, both stakeholders we value". Reverse image search allows users to drag and drop a picture directly into Google Images' search bar, and have... [Full Article...]

Scientists have discovered almost 100 new planets outside of our solar system

Scientists have discovered almost 100 new planets outside of our solar system They were discovered using research from National Space Institute (DTU Space) at the Technical University of Denmark. 'By increasing the number of planets discovered with K2 by nearly 50 percent, this work will help astronomers dive much deeper into analysing and learning about individual planets, particularly smaller exoplanets, ' Dr Mayo told Gizmodo . [Full Article...]

Natalie Portman Responds to 'Annihilation' Whitewashing Claims

Natalie Portman Responds to 'Annihilation' Whitewashing Claims Annihilation's cast is undeniably diverse - it includes Gina Rodriguez , Tessa Thompson , Sonya Miznuo, Oscar Isaac , and Benedict Wong - but the film is still following in the unfortunate footsteps of Doctor Strange , Iron Fist , and Ghost in the Shell . [Full Article...]

Game Changer! Snapchat Now Offering User Analytics

Game Changer! Snapchat Now Offering User Analytics The Change.org petition , started by Australian Snapchat user Nic Rumsey four weeks ago, said that many users were now resorting "risky" methods to try and reverse the update or reinstall older versions of the app . The move was part of a deliberate strategy to set Snapchat apart from rivals like Twitter and Facebook's Instagram . The app is now divided between content created by friend... [Full Article...]

NASA Glenn Would See A Funding Boost Under Trump Budget

NASA Glenn Would See A Funding Boost Under Trump Budget Lightfoot said commercial ventures could provide low-Earth-orbit capabilities "either at the ISS or on standalone platforms that both private sector and NASA can use". Boeing , which operates the ISS for NASA , also opposes Trump's plan. A Russian resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) was automatically aborted at the last minute. [Full Article...]

Facebook to post first-ever decline among young users in the US

Facebook to post first-ever decline among young users in the US Facebook and Snapchat have been embattled adversaries ever since Facebook attempted and failed to acquire the messaging app in 2013. Meanwhile, Snapchat is trying to expand its audience beyond younger demographic groups with a redesigned app that is meant to be easier to use. [Full Article...]

HMD slash price on flagship Nokia 8 ahead of MWC

HMD slash price on flagship Nokia 8 ahead of MWC The newest Oreo update includes features such as battery saving navigation buttons, revamped Power menu, Bluetooth battery percentage, and a new Setting menu, as per the changelog. As per Counterpoint's data, in Q4 2017 Nokia sold more phones than most of its rivals, including but not limited to HTC, Sony, Google , Alcatel, Lenovo, OnePlus , Gionee, Meizu, Coolpad, and Asus among all others. [Full Article...]

Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India

Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India Xiaomi launched Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 pro in India on Wednesday unveiling the company's first MI TV alongside. The 20MP selfie camera also relies on AI power to take bokeh portraits, just like the Google Pixel 2 - this gives the Redmi Note 5 Pro a huge advantage over its rivals. [Full Article...]

NASA Monitoring Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster En Route To Mars

NASA Monitoring Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster En Route To Mars The presence of a second drone ship will give SpaceX much more flexibility in plotting out future Falcon Heavy launches and recoveries, with it then possible to have the side boosters land at sea simultaneously. "Fix is pretty obvious". The space-faring company is working on a new vessel capable of supporting booster landings, Teslarati reports , one they will call A Shortfall of Gravita... [Full Article...]

Monster Hunter World Now Fastest Capcom Game to Ship 6 Million Units

Monster Hunter World Now Fastest Capcom Game to Ship 6 Million Units Unfortunately, Capcom says that players who created a Squad and were affected by this will have lost any Squad data. Capcom also made some changes to the Light and Heavy Bowguns, increasing the power of some basic ammo while decreasing the power of the slicing ammo. [Full Article...]

NASA Probe Captures Farthest Images Taken Away From Earth

NASA Probe Captures Farthest Images Taken Away From Earth The imager is one of seven instruments aboard the New Horizons spacecraft that reached Pluto in 2015. Along the way, New Horizons broke the record for the farthest image captured away from our home planet. New Horizons is still on an active mission to visit the Kuiper Belt. This belt is home to three officially recognized dwarf planets- Pluto, Haumea and Makemake. [Full Article...]

Facebook's NEW dislike button lets you 'downvote' bad comments

Facebook's NEW dislike button lets you 'downvote' bad comments A select few users noticed Thursday a " downvote " option appeared underneath comments on posts, next to the "like" and "reply" buttons . The new downvote button is available on certain public pages for about 5% of Android users . The functionality of the button is quite close to long wished " Dislike button". Martin Garner at CCS Insight notes that the new button could be a part of Face... [Full Article...]

Samsung starts rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8

Samsung starts rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Galaxy S8 No reports of the Oreo update being received on unlocked handsets has been reported either, but it could only be a matter of time. After all, the beta testers too deserve some appreciation. Samsung has just ended the Oreo Beta testing program a couple of weeks ago on January 15th. If we talk about the version, the update rolled out with with firmware version G955XXU1CRAP in Germany on the G... [Full Article...]

Switch rewards for My Nintendo are finally arriving next month

Switch rewards for My Nintendo are finally arriving next month The company announced in a blog post today that you'll soon be able to spend Gold Points - earned by purchasing Nintendo games - on Switch software in the eShop. While this seems to be the direction of speculation, Nintendo hasn't definitively set the value of a single Gold Coin. They're valid for a year, expiring at the end of a given month, which means that you'll only have a small windo... [Full Article...]

Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark

Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark The Natural History Museum and University College London collaborated on the recent research. Cheddar Man would have lived a hunter-gatherer lifestyle, making sharp blades from flints for butchering animals, using antlers to whittle harpoons for spear fishing and carving bows and arrows. [Full Article...]

ME senator claws his way to lobster emoji victory

ME senator claws his way to lobster emoji victory But alas, lobster aficionados won't be able to use the emoji just yet. He thanked the emoji-creating company "for recognizing the impact of this critical crustacean, in ME and across the country". On Wednesday, The Unicode Consortium released Emoji 11.0, which includes a finalized list of 157 new emojis. Internet arbiter of teen cool The Unicode Consortium has published the new list , which c... [Full Article...]

IOC: Evidence against Russians strong despite CAS blow

IOC: Evidence against Russians strong despite CAS blow The Court of Arbitration for Sport said it would likely hear the case Wednesday in PyeongChang . Russian President Vladimir Putin has previously said that the ban was humiliating, but stopped short of calling for a boycott despite other officials saying their national athletes should not compete. [Full Article...]

Uttar Pradesh: 21 found HIV+ as quack uses infected syringe

Uttar Pradesh: 21 found HIV+ as quack uses infected syringe Rajendra Yadav, the accused in the particular case, is believed to be in hiding since the launch of the police investigation. Police in Uttar Pradesh state's Unnao district filed a complaint against Rajendra Yadav, who fled the region in anticipation of arrest, the district's chief medical officer S.P. [Full Article...]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 renders hint at 18:9 display, dual cameras

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 renders hint at 18:9 display, dual cameras With a big "5" logo on the invite, it is nearly certain that Xiaomi's latest budget smartphone, is expected to be unveiled in India on February 14. In any case, the Redmi Note 5 would be a budget smartphone that is expected to start around Rs. [Full Article...]

International Olympic Committee chief calls CAS ruling 'extremely disappointing'

International Olympic Committee chief calls CAS ruling 'extremely disappointing' Bach, speaking in Pyeongchang ahead of the Winter Olympics, read a statement featuring seven decisions, the last of which warned boxing could be omitted from the Olympics if AIBA's governance did not improve. Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) will be the third largest athlete delegation, with 169 athletes. Physical therapy professor Alexandre Lopes is among the global experts in Pyeongchang ... [Full Article...]


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