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Author: 0 Win for SpaceX's satellite internet plan

The initial satellite network would be smaller, however. FCC chairman Ajit Pai recommended approval of the company's plan, citing the need to bring internet to "hard-to-serve places" in the US. Pai's endorsement isn't exactly a surprise: The FCC already has given its approval to rival companies with similar plans, including OneWeb , Space Norway and Telesat .

Scienza The Evil Within 2 gets free, first-person update
Author: 0 The Evil Within 2 gets free, first-person update

It's available on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One for free . The free trial allows you to play through the game's opening chapters, and if you decide to buy it afterward, the progress you made will carry over to the full game. "We like to think of it as a "high-level hack" so we don't want people to compare this with DOOM or anything like that", says Ohara. Perhaps we'll see a VR version of The Evil Within 2 sometime in the future, but for now, be sure to give the game's first-person ...

Scienza Sea of Thieves gets one more beta test before March 20 debut
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves gets one more beta test before March 20 debut

Microsoft and Rare are giving us more shot at Sea of Thieves before they debut the anticipated title on March 20th. Things will kick off this weekend, when Rare has announced it will hold a scale test created to stress its services and pinpoint any issues that crop up.

Scienza Intel Drones Break Records with 1218 Drone Light Show
Author: 0 Intel Drones Break Records with 1218 Drone Light Show

Intel was also the previous record holder, with a flight of 500 drones in Germany in 2016. It is important to note that for security purposes, all the light show was pre-recorded and broadcast at the opening ceremony of the Olympics in the record.

Scienza 3 years of AAP: Kejriwal promises free WiFi, roads, drains
Author: 0 3 years of AAP: Kejriwal promises free WiFi, roads, drains

The Chief Minister was asked via Facebook if any major aesthetic changes would be made to Delhi and if the government was working with the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in mind. He also said the government would start providing free Wi-Fi Internet service, a key poll promise, soon. "I met Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal in this regard and both the Government and the L-G are on the same page", said Kejriwal, adding, "There will be a massive investment in the next one year on construction and ...

Scienza NTSB holds news conference about deadly helicopter crash at Grand Canyon
Author: 0 NTSB holds news conference about deadly helicopter crash at Grand Canyon

Ellie Milward, 29, and Jonathan Udall, 32, who married previous year, were flown with Jennifer Barham, 39, to University Medical Center in Las Vegas with Scott Booth, 42, the pilot. 'Our thoughts are with Becky's family and friends at this very hard time'. Another three passengers - including Jason's girlfriend - and the pilot, survived after spending the night in critical condition at the bottom of a mile-deep valley in a 50mph storm .

Scienza Ford Scrambling to Build More Big SUVs
Author: 0 Ford Scrambling to Build More Big SUVs

DETROIT-Ford Motor Co.is boosting production of its two largest SUVs. Why turn away customers willing to fork over lots of money? Customers are paying an average of US$77,400 for new models of the Navigator, $21,300 more than the previous version.

Scienza Facebook pushes security app (that it owns) that tracks users' mobile usage
Author: 0 Facebook pushes security app (that it owns) that tracks users' mobile usage

It may seem like an easy way to ensure your safety online but Facebook's Protect feature (circled) could be tracking your every move. Millions of people use VPNs to enhance their privacy online. While the VPN app is created to give users "peace of mind" and "an added layer of security" by routing your web browsing through its servers, the company also analyzes and collects users data to improve its services as well as Facebook's products and services.

Scienza German court: Facebook privacy settings illegal
Author: 0 German court: Facebook privacy settings illegal

Facebook hides data protection-unfriendly presets in its privacy center, without sufficiently informing [users] during registration. Facebook is thinking of appealing against this rulling but hopes that the planned changes to the app will satiesfy the law.

Scienza Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals she had surgery for breast cancer
Author: 0 Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals she had surgery for breast cancer

The Veep star, who announced her breast cancer diagnosis in September, shared that she was in good spirits following surgery, tweeting , "Hoorah!" Then, on Wednesday, Louis-Dreyfus shared the aforementioned post-op pic on Twitter , indicating that she is one step closer to filling Selina Meyer's shoes again.

Scienza Google taps Samsung Mobile CTO to lead IoT efforts
Author: 0 Google taps Samsung Mobile CTO to lead IoT efforts

Prior to joining Google, Rhee was an executive in Samsung for nearly six years. Rhee first started working at Samsung in 2011 and didn't leave until six years later in late 2017. He also had a hand in mobile payment system Samsung Pay , and AI powered assistant Bixby. His accomplishments in software were widely respected in a company usually known for its hardware prowess.

Scienza Skype can't fix a nasty security bug without a massive code rewrite
Author: 0 Skype can't fix a nasty security bug without a massive code rewrite

Microsoft's messaging platform Skype has a vulnerability that could allow the cybercriminals to get the same rights as the logged-in user, and it appears that this security vulnerability won't be fixed anytime soon as the software giant needs to rewrite the code which would be time-consuming.

Scienza Apple shareholders just gave a huge vote of confidence to Tim Cook
Author: 0 Apple shareholders just gave a huge vote of confidence to Tim Cook

But didn't giving any other specifics. "Annual increases in the dividend [are] something that this board and this management team is committed to doing", he said. Seeing as Apple's current stock price is falling, albeit, at a slow rate, this will surely be brought up by the investors themselves. A shareholder asked Cook if the tech firm was considering doubling its dividend under new U.S.

Scienza The Apple HomePod Sounds Good, But Other Smart Speakers Sound Better
Author: 0 The Apple HomePod Sounds Good, But Other Smart Speakers Sound Better

Here is something that you do not see every day on a smart speaker . The company is a very late entrant to the market. Selling at $350, the smart speaker is indeed on the expensive side of things. While Apple made a big deal out of talking up the sound quality of their HomePod, it turned out that it failed to reinvent the wheel once consumers got their hands on it.

Scienza Rita Ora Joins Ryan Reynolds in Pokemon Movie 'Detective Pikachu'
Author: 0 Rita Ora Joins Ryan Reynolds in Pokemon Movie 'Detective Pikachu'

Ora is perhaps best known for her music career, however she has shown her interest in appearing in film and TV as she co-starred in the widely-successful Fifty Shades trilogy, playing Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan)'s sister, Mia. The movie is based off the Detective Pikachu game, which was released in 2016 in Japan. Rob Letterman will helm the film which will begin shooting in London this January.

Scienza Amazon Alexa is set to get smarter with custom AI processors
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa is set to get smarter with custom AI processors

The Information notes that Amazon's purchase of Annpurna Labs, an Israeli chipmaker and the security camera company Blink , both point to the development of its own AI chips to power more on-device processing on Echo devices . According to a report published today, those familiar with Amazon's thinking say that the company bought Blink to gain access to the latter's energy-sipping chips.

Scienza A Look at AMD's New Gaming APUs
Author: 0 A Look at AMD's New Gaming APUs

These new desktop Ryzen APUs combine the latest "Zen" core and AMD Radeon graphics engine based on the advanced " Vega " architecture. That combination costs nearly $300 while AMD's new chip is priced at $169. An interesting discovery was recently spotted on ASRock's AM4 CPU support page, which lists what seem to be two upcoming, unannounced APUs from AMD (listing has since been removed).

Scienza Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100
Author: 0 Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100

Sea-levels are rising at an accelerating speed all around the world as ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland melt. The rate of global sea level rise has been accelerating in recent decades, rather than increasing steadily, according to a new study based on 25 years of NASA and European satellite data.

Scienza Check Out This New 'Nintendo Switch Anytime, Anywhere' Trailer
Author: 0 Check Out This New 'Nintendo Switch Anytime, Anywhere' Trailer

Meanwhile, Nintendo's managing executive director Shinya Takahashi mentioned one of the biggest challenges they will be facing in expanding the console's reach. Due to Nintendo's involvement, the game had to be a Wii U exclusive since Nintendo wouldn't want to a fund game on its competitor's consoles. One of the main selling points is having the ability to play in the comfort of your own home but also having the option to go handheld and take the Switch with you out and about.

Scienza Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017
Author: 0 Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017

The research director for IDC, Francisco Jeronimo , shared some interesting smartphone shipment numbers from the IDC's quarterly industry report. According to Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai, the company had technically doubled the number of units shipped year-on-year.

Scienza Instagram To Test Screenshots Alerts For Stories
Author: 0 Instagram To Test Screenshots Alerts For Stories

The backlash against the redesign is so bad that it's even eclipsed Chipotle's E.coli outbreak, according to LikeFolio founder Andy Swan, who says this is the worst response to any user interface change he's ever seen. That massive user base will likely insulate Facebook from any dip in younger audiences, according to Noah Mallin, head of experience, content and sponsorships at Wavemaker.

Scienza Solar eclipse 2018: Date, timings, and locations where it will be visible
Author: 0 Solar eclipse 2018: Date, timings, and locations where it will be visible

It comes on the heels of a total lunar eclipse on January 31. NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft captured gorgeous views of a total solar eclipse on Sunday (Feb. Here the sun, moon and the earth do not line up in a perfectly straight line. What time can the partial solar eclipse be seen? It will start at 5.43pm local time UTC and end by 7.34pm in the Antarctica Peninsula.

Scienza Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro Launched, Mi TV Next
Author: 0 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro Launched, Mi TV Next

The phone is powered by 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU. The two phones are the successor to last years Redmi Note 4 , that went on to reportedly become the largest selling phone in India. There is a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel of the device. The device is expected to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 and might come with different storage variants.