Science

Big Test This Weekend For Batman Vs. Superman

It's easy to see why. The first suggested that Batman v Superman is a grim theodicy that explores questions of God's goodness in relation to human suffering and whether or not life has meaning and goal. As a fan, as a father, as a youth worker, and as a theologian, I'm thrilled that we are in the midst of a golden era of superhero films. I am not a fan of Zach Snyder's film style and Man of Stee... [Full Article...]

New 80's themed Dark Souls 3 trailer

New 80's themed Dark Souls 3 trailer Also pretty odd is the trailer below, which pretends Dark Souls III is an '80s direct-to-video movie. Shadows are also apparently not animated equally as well across both "Dark Souls 3" console ports. The style reminds me a lot of the Dante's Inferno animations from a few years back, and it looks like something that would do well as promotion for a game like Darkest Dungeon rather than Dark S... [Full Article...]

Microsoft's Windows 10 reaches 270 million users, no mobile numbers

Microsoft's Windows 10 reaches 270 million users, no mobile numbers Microsoft  and Canonical will not, however, sources say, be integrating Linux per se into Windows. According to  reports ,  Microsoft  is internally testing the Windows 10 Redstone along with its Windows Insiders. Windows Ink puts the stylus front and center,  adding  stylus support throughout the entire operating system and to more Windows 10 apps. You can also use a virtual ruler when drawin... [Full Article...]

Microsoft joins hands with Canonical to bring Ubuntu to Windows 10

The new report from ZDNet , says Microsoft is likely to announce a partnership between Canonical and Microsoft that would aim to bring Ubuntu on Windows 10. This would indicate that while Microsoft is still hard at work on bringing containers to Windows 10 in project Barcelona, this isn't the path Ubuntu has taken to Windows. [Full Article...]

Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke dies, age 69

She had three sons, actors Sean and Mackenzie Astin, and Kevin Pearce. Duke was married to Addams Family star John Astin from 1972 to 1985; Astin adopted Duke's son, Sean, from a previous relationship. "I have been afraid all my life that I am going to die", she once said . She died this morning at a hospital near her home in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, a week after tweeting that she and Michael ha... [Full Article...]

Volcanic eruption in Alaska leads to cancellation of 20 flights

The Alaska Volcano Observatory raised the threat warning for pilots flying near the  volcano  and nearby Cold Bay city, which is around 600 miles west of Anchorage, to red. "The plume is becoming thinner over time". An eruption of Mount Redoubt in December 1989 sent out an ash cloud 240km that flamed out the jet engines of a KLM flight carrying 231 passengers to Anchorage. [Full Article...]

Microsoft offers 'Windows 10 Specially-provided Edition' to Chinese government

Microsoft offers 'Windows 10 Specially-provided Edition' to Chinese government Corporate vice president of Microsoft's Windows and Devices Group Yusuf Mehdi said back in December that Microsoft will maintain ownership of the core Windows 10 technology. The venture was created exclusively to build and support Windows 10 use for state-owned enterprises in China. It will also collect feedback to provide services based on specific requirements. [Full Article...]

Pavlof Volcano in Alaska still erupting, ash plume up to 37000 feet

It is also one of the most " consistently active volcanoes " along the Aleutian arc, which consists of a number of active and dormant volcanoes . During a relatively recent eruption (2013), Pavlof's ash reportedly reached as far as 310 miles away from the volcano's base and as high as 27,000 feet above the sea level. [Full Article...]

More problems for Microsoft as Xbox One experiences bank holiday issues

More problems for Microsoft as Xbox One experiences bank holiday issues Microsoft's popular console gained backwards compatibility with more than 100 older games last November as part of a massive software update that redesigned the Xbox interface to more closely resemble Windows 10. It was easily one of the most addictive games to play back in the day because of how much content Namco bundled into the core package. It features one of the most robust rosters from the ... [Full Article...]

The Walking Dead Season 6: 15 WTF Moments From 'East'

The Walking Dead Season 6: 15 WTF Moments From 'East' The Walking Dead continued with the penultimate episode of the sixth season last night, and we just need to rewind for a moment. Daryl and Carol , two fan favorites who claim the most rabid fans, have unfortunately become superheroes, a result of overwriting once great characters whose popularity overshadowed their merits. [Full Article...]

Microsoft Created A Version Of Windows 10 Just For The Chinese Government

Microsoft Created A Version Of Windows 10 Just For The Chinese Government Windows 10 just like the other iterations of Windows comes in different versions but here is a new Edition that has been tailor made for the Chinese Government with heavy focus on security. Under the deal Microsoft struck with CETC , C&M was to be the exclusive licensee of Windows 10, would create custom Windows 10 images for those customers that will include government-mandated antivirus softwar... [Full Article...]

The Consumer Tablet Is Dying; Long Live the Business Tablet

The Consumer Tablet Is Dying; Long Live the Business Tablet The starting price for the new iPad Pro with 32GB of storage is $599, which is $200 lesser than the 12.9 inch iPad Pro. The four major USA carriers can also help interested consumers in getting their own 9.7-inch iPad Pro. Griffin will soon have other cases for the new iPad Pro, such as the Survivor All Terrain for $79.99, and the Airstrap 360, Snapbook, and Snapbook with Keyboard. [Full Article...]

Nintendo Changes Their Stance On Nintendo NX Rumors

Nintendo Changes Their Stance On Nintendo NX Rumors As such, it may not represent the final design Nintendo ends up shipping to consumers. The Reddit user who posted the image stated that it is a devkit and may be used for the final design of the Nintendo NX controller. The controller is said to have haptic feedback that's more akin to Apple's taptic engine than, say, a rumble pack. Just like we reported on some leaked images that showe... [Full Article...]

'Dark Souls' added to Xbox One Backward Compatibility list

'Dark Souls' added to Xbox One Backward Compatibility list Taking all of this this into consideration, those who downloaded Dark Souls 3 using the region loophole are quite possibly taking a hit in terms of the game's graphics, as the visuals could potentially be dragging further below the already unfortunate 900p resolution output for Xbox One. [Full Article...]

Three explosions in Belgian police raid of Brussels neighborhood

Three explosions in Belgian police raid of Brussels neighborhood Three blasts could be heard, which the local mayor Bernard Clerfayt said were controlled explosions. On Friday it released a video about the Brussels attacks, presenting them as retribution for coalition attacks against IS territory in Iraq and Syria. [Full Article...]

Microsoft yanks AI chatbot after racial slurs

A spokeswoman for the company said: "The AI chatbot Tay is a machine learning project, designed for human engagement. As a result, we have taken Tay offline and are making adjustments ", the spokesperson said. Less than 24 hours ago, Microsoft deployed a "highly opinionated" artificial intelligence robot on Twitter. The latest tweet suggested that Tay will be offline for a bit. [Full Article...]

John Schnabel Dies: 'Gold Rush' Star Was 96

John Schnabel Dies: 'Gold Rush' Star Was 96 John is best known for being the patriarch on Discovery's his show Gold Rush . John Schnabel was born in 1920 to a wheat farmer in Kansas. Schnabel lived a vivid life, from fleeing U.S. "He was a true legend and we appreciate all of your love and support as we celebrate his wonderful life", they continued. Schnabel's family confirmed the news, stating that the owner of the Big Nugget mine p... [Full Article...]

Microsoft axes chatbot that learned a little too much online

In a statement, the company says that Tay has been the victim of "a coordinated effort by some users", thus confirming that in the future the chatbot will come with features that will block such abuses. However, it got a harsh lesson in what it can learn from people. The "Tay" AI chatbot was launched by Microsoft as an experiment, with the objective of learning more about computers and human con... [Full Article...]

Quantum Break's episode pack is a massive 75GB download

Quantum Break's episode pack is a massive 75GB download This is of course in addition to the host of story-telling techniques the game utilizes. Yet its commitment to building a believable relatable and narrative and relating its characters is highly applaudable and commendable, its delivery mechanism is not up the mark. [Full Article...]

Surface Hub Begins To Ship

Surface Hub Begins To Ship They will arrive equipped with Office software (Excel, PowerPoint, Word and OneNote) right out of the box, where users also have the option to hook up Universal Windows Apps to the screen from their personal devices should they desire to. According to a Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Microsoft, early business testers saw increases in productivity; reduced time spent setting up for me... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67  Next »