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Scienza Spotify Hits 70 Million Paid Subscriber Mark
Author: 0 Spotify Hits 70 Million Paid Subscriber Mark

Last year, Spotify was valued at around $19 billion and has started 2018 with a confidential filing with a confidential filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an IPO. The new milestone is definitely good news for the company that is heading to an IPO later this year. Yesterday, Spotify announced it has 70 million paying subscribers.

Author: 0 Google's Alleged Gender Pay Discrimination Hits Pre-school Teachers, Too

But in March 2017, in a conversation with colleagues inspired by International Women's Day, Lamar said she was stunned when a male colleague revealed he was hired at Level 2 at the same time as her and offered $21 per hour. Google said it disputes the allegations of a gender-based pay disparity at the company. In response to Lamar's claims and the Guardian's story, company spokeswoman Gina Scigliano released a statement, saying: "We work really hard to create a great workplace for ...

Scienza Wait what? Disha Patani, Tiger Shroff secretly got married?
Author: 0 Wait what? Disha Patani, Tiger Shroff secretly got married?

Director Ahmed Khan was quite aware of Tiger's potential, he made a decision to put his abilities to test while shooting for the breathtaking chase sequence . The movie's Producer Sajid Nadiadwala said, " When we looked at both of them together, we were convinced that their chemistry would work ." . In one of the scenes, Tiger is seen jumping off the buses and zips through the streets of Goa at a very high speed.

Scienza Backpackers critically ill after Australia mass drug overdose
Author: 0 Backpackers critically ill after Australia mass drug overdose

As overseas nationals who aren't eligible for Medicare, they must pay hospital costs possibly totalling thousands of dollars. "We were powerless, we couldn't do anything", Simone said. But it is also used by criminals in large doses because it is able to put victims into a "zombie"-like state, making them easier to rob or sexually abuse".

Scienza What Is a 'Bomb Cyclone,' or Bombogenesis?
Author: 0 What Is a 'Bomb Cyclone,' or Bombogenesis?

Charleston, South Carolina, saw the hightest accumulation of snow since 1989, and power outages were experienced statewide, the Post and Courier reported . In Washington D.C., the federal government delayed opening offices on Thursday as blowing snow swirled in the capital. Parts of Florida and Georgia were the first to see the snow early Wednesday morning when it quickly passed through, leaving a dusting of snow in places like Tallahassee, Florida, which hadn't seen snow in decades .

Author: 0 Burnout Paradise Remaster Rumours Strengthen as Japan Gets a PS4 Release Date

Paradise was also, barring the spin-off Burnout Crash , the last in the series from Criterion - a sad state of affairs, really, given how the quality of the games continued to improve with each entry. Several reports lately have been painting the picture that Burnout Paradise HD will be arriving in March. Before the end of 2017, we informed you about a rumor that started circulating and related to a probable launch of Burnout Paradise for current consoles, including Nintendo Switch .

Scienza Another Monster Hunter World Beta Coming To PS4 On January 19
Author: 0 Another Monster Hunter World Beta Coming To PS4 On January 19

He promised more details soon. Monster Hunter: World is planned for release on PS4 and Xbox One on January 26, 2018. There's no word yet on the frequency or size of these anticipated content updates. If that is not freaky enough, some games that got brought over to the PC at a later date ended up having more issues than its console counterparts. This is quite a long way off from the January 26 release of the game on the PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Xbox One, but it is still something for PC ...

Scienza HP Recalls 50000 Lithium-Ion Laptop Batteries Over Fire Risk
Author: 0 HP Recalls 50000 Lithium-Ion Laptop Batteries Over Fire Risk

The batteries were also sold as accessories or were used as replacements through HP or an authorized HP Service Provider, the announcement said. The manufacturer of the affected batteries and the estimated total number of affected PCs are not being disclosed by HP.

Scienza Infant's DNA tells of 'first Americans'
Author: 0 Infant's DNA tells of 'first Americans'

Ben Potter/Handout via REUTERS Scientists work on the excavation site of the 11,500-year-old remains of two infant girls at the Upward Sun River in Alaska's Tanana River Valley about 50 miles (80 km) southeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S, in an undated photo released January 3, 2018.

Scienza Apple's response to battery controversy: Have a new one for $29
Author: 0 Apple's response to battery controversy: Have a new one for $29

Apple is bending the rules of its own iPhone battery replacement policy in favor of customers, as part of its effort to appease anger over its throttling of iPhones when their battery is worn. Recently Apple confirmed that they have been slowing older iPhones and other devices without the knowledge of customers. One of the first came on December 22 when iPhone owners from Illinois, Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina filed a class-action lawsuit that claimed Apple was trying "to ...

Author: 0 LG unveils new 4K HDR projector

In addition to being LG's first UHD projector, HU80KA is apparently also its brightest yet at 2,500 lumens - its full HD projectors top out at 2,000. It comes with a mirrorless I-shaped engine that allows the projector to show correct images whether it placed on the floor, mounted on the wall or hanged from the ceiling.

Scienza Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket causes multi-car crash in California
Author: 0 Elon Musk's SpaceX rocket causes multi-car crash in California

Up next for Falcon Heavy will be the massive rocket's first-ever integrated static fire, which will see all 27 of its Merlin 1D engines ignite for a brief several seconds in order to test a number of procedures and validate models of the rocket's design and operations.

Scienza Leaked renders of Sony Xperia L2 shows color options
Author: 0 Leaked renders of Sony Xperia L2 shows color options

The Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra will come with similar specifications, display size and the front camera configuration. The XA2 will arrive with a 21-megapixel, 4K capable camera on the back, along with a 7-megapixel front-facing snapper and the XA2 Ultra will get the same rear camera, but will have dual-15-megapixel front-facing cameras, which ties in with the recent rumour .

Author: 0 Intel security flaw puts most PCs at risk

Meltdown and the Spectre bounds check bypass are exploitable after boot, though branch target injection vulnerability requires 10-30 minutes for initialization on a system with 64 GB RAM, which is anticipated to scale "roughly linearly" with increases in host RAM size.

Scienza Rare total lunar eclipse to take place in January — Blue Moon
Author: 0 Rare total lunar eclipse to take place in January — Blue Moon

A rare total lunar eclipse that involves the second full moon of the month - popularly referred to as a Blue Moon - is set to take place on 31 January for the first time in over 150 years . Another full moon will also hit the night sky this month. The first months of 2018 is about to be exciting for space nerds. Nearby perigee full moons appear about 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than full moons that occur near apogee in the moon's orbit, NASA reported.

Scienza Lawbreakers publisher cuts its losses, blames PUBG for failure
Author: 0 Lawbreakers publisher cuts its losses, blames PUBG for failure

In its Q3 2017 earnings report, Nexon mentioned PUBG by name, stating that the game made "the market environment very tough for first-person shooters in general and LawBreakers ". Another flaw in Nexon's argument is LawBreakers and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds are two completely different games. Along with the official PC launch, the title was released as a Game Preview on Xbox One with a console-exclusivity deal with Microsoft, which may hold until the developer completes all ...

Scienza Apple's App Store Has A Record Breaking Holiday Season
Author: 0 Apple's App Store Has A Record Breaking Holiday Season

Consumers spent more than $890m over the seven days starting on Christmas Eve. Hit games previous year included titles like Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp , Monument Valley 2 , King of Glory , Clash of Clans and Candy Crush Saga . "We are thrilled with the reaction to the new App Store and to see so many customers discovering and enjoying new apps and games", said Phil Schiller, Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing.

Scienza Amazon's Alexa can now tell microwaves how to cook
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa can now tell microwaves how to cook

For example, when users ask for movie times, Alexa adverts could suggest buying relevant tickets via Fandango. In a Thursday post on the Alexa Blog, Amazon's Mike Mass introduced new tools that will let manufacturers add Alexa support to their cloud-connected microwaves.

Scienza Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed
Author: 0 Details, images, and pricing of the Nokia 6 (2018) revealed

However, the device doesn't spot a drastic change in design, from the previous Nokia 6. The Nokia 6 2018 also packs a 16MP f/2.0 (1 micron pixels) main camera and an 8MP f/2.0 selfie camera (1.12 micron pixels). It also borrowed some features from the Nokia 8 for audio recording and photos. The OS is near-stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat, with promises to get Android Oreo soon.

Scienza Samsung takes on Apple's Face ID with its latest Exynos 9810 chip
Author: 0 Samsung takes on Apple's Face ID with its latest Exynos 9810 chip

Meanwhile, a dedicated image processor and an upgraded multi-format codec (MFC), Samsung promises even faster photo and video processing, with up to 120fps UHD recording and playback. This processor also has the ability to scan a user's face in 3D, which essentially enables hybrid face detection. The organization recognizes "sensible face-following channels and also more grounded security while opening a gadget with one's face" as the real points of interest - which will be natural to ...

Scienza Jimmy Iovine Repoertedly Leaving Apple Music This Year
Author: 0 Jimmy Iovine Repoertedly Leaving Apple Music This Year

Jimmy Iovine is leaving his post at Apple Music in August of this year. Billboard reported that his departure from the company coincides with his shares in Apple fully vesting. Since its June 2015 launch, Apple Music has grown to more than 30 million paying subscribers, according to Billboard . The former Interscope CEO joined Apple in 2014 after the iPhone maker bought Beats Electronics, the audio technology firm co-founded by influential hip-hop producer Dr Dre and Iovine, ...

Author: 0 Local app company bought by Apple, plans to stay in Vancouver

Apple confirmed the acquisition with VentureBeat but did not provide any additional information. Apple has released a new, easier-to-learn language, Swift, a revenue-sharing model for subscription apps and has moved more of its software research out into the open.