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IT SpaceX prepares to launch rocket to send a auto to Mars
Author: 0 SpaceX prepares to launch rocket to send a auto to Mars

The world's most powerful rocket, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy , blasted off on its highly anticipated maiden test flight . " Falcon Heavy launches to Mars orbit [today]". The Elon Musk owned space company pulled off a rather remarkable launch of a government satellite from the Cape on 31 January where a rocket booster that was supposed to simply fall into the sea and break apart, survived.

IT Trump takes aim at Schiff ahead of push to release Democrats' memo
Author: 0 Trump takes aim at Schiff ahead of push to release Democrats' memo

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the committee's top Democrat, has been the biggest critic of his counterpart Rep. Devin Nunes's (R-CA) memo , which was released last Friday. Proponents of this memo claim it proves that the FISA warrant of Carter Page was politically motivated. Schiff tweeted in kind Monday, advising Trump to turn "off the TV" help "solve the funding crisis".

IT Nintendo Switch Deal: Get It Now On Amazon For 297€
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Deal: Get It Now On Amazon For 297€

The gray joy-con version of the Switch along with Link's new adventure and Game of the Year costs 353€ on Amazon.it, as the red joy-con Super Mario Odyssey edition costs 358€. After a brief pause and joking, "So, we're jumping right into that question, are we?" Clearly having had enough of us bickering about it since the character first appeared on the Nes back in 1985, the man behind Super Mario Odyssey , Yoshiaki Koizumi, confirmed the mushroom is in fact part of his head .

Author: 0 SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch: What you need to know

Tuesday's demonstration flight will attempt to heave an electric sports auto belonging of SpaceX founder Elon Musk on a trajectory to escape Earth's gravitational grasp. He said in an interview previous year that if the Falcon Heavy explodes, he hopes it does so high enough above the ground to avoid damaging the historic launch pad at Kennedy Space Center.

IT Lenovo issues ThinkPad X1 Carbon recall due to potential fire hazard issues
Author: 0 Lenovo issues ThinkPad X1 Carbon recall due to potential fire hazard issues

The fix: To help consumers determine whether a laptop is included in the recall, Lenovo has placed a search tool on its website. It's therefore issued advice to "immediately stop using the affected laptop PC and contact Lenovo Services or an authorized Warranty Services Provider to schedule an appointment to have their systems inspected for an unfastened screw".

IT Apple shares behind the scenes images of HomePod audio lab
Author: 0 Apple shares behind the scenes images of HomePod audio lab

The HomePod is the priciest of the speakers at $350. "It does more to make music sound better than any other speaker of this kind has ever done before, and it really, truly works". "If your HomePod is in the kitchen and you're in the basement, anyone can just roll up on the HomePod and have it read your texts", he writes. Apple wants the HomePod's components to be silent when not playing music, so it can sit on a bedside table without distracting people when they are sleeping.

IT Russian athletes appeal Olympic ban in late push to compete
Author: 0 Russian athletes appeal Olympic ban in late push to compete

Forty-three Russians were banned for life from the Olympics following the conclusion of an International Olympic Committee investigation into evidence of state-sponsored Russian doping at their home Games in 2014. The CAS is not expected to produce that reasoned decision until the end of the month. Given the certainty that Russian cheating has always been rampant, that is a bloody nose for IOC President Thomas Bach and his policy of Russian appeasement.

IT Snapback for Snap on upside revenue surprise
Author: 0 Snapback for Snap on upside revenue surprise

The net loss was $350 million in the fourth quarter, for a full-year loss of $3.45 billion. It debuted on the New York Stock Exchange in March 2017, and a string of poor results , and constant competition from Facebook ( which has copied just about every good idea that Snapchat has ever had), has seen the company not trade above its IPO price since July.

IT Apple considering reimbursing customers who paid $79 for battery replacement
Author: 0 Apple considering reimbursing customers who paid $79 for battery replacement

Apple has seen "strong demand" for replacement iPhone batteries and may offer rebates for consumers who paid full price for new batteries, the company said in a 2 February letter to USA lawmakers made public on Tuesday. Apple's statement about the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X hardware is just as vague as its original disclosure of the slow-down practices. John Thune , a South Dakota Republican who demanded more details about the iPhone slowdown .

IT NBC Explains That Brief Blackout During Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 NBC Explains That Brief Blackout During Super Bowl LII

The overnight temperature in Minneapolis reached minus-6 degrees and was up to 2 degrees around four hours before kickoff between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. She has two tickets for the big game in Minneapolis. And considering NBC collects a cool $5 million for each 30-second ad that airs during the Super Bowl, unless someone bought time for dead air, it was undoubtedly a costly mistake for the network.

IT Invititation for Otto Warmbier's father to Olympic Games in South Korea
Author: 0 Invititation for Otto Warmbier's father to Olympic Games in South Korea

But the visit, like Kim's title, may be entirely ceremonial. "North Korea is made for propaganda - it's a propaganda state in many ways". The vice president's trip is mostly about reassuring America's allies in the face of the North Korean threat, said Brad Glosserman, a visiting American professor at Tokyo's Tama University.

IT Padmavaat: Rajasthan HC quashes FIR against Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Author: 0 Padmavaat: Rajasthan HC quashes FIR against Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Deepika Padukone is on cloud nine post the success of her recent film Padmaavat . But these charges don't hold in this particular case, he said . "During the hearing, the counsel for the respondent admitted that Padmavati is not a religious icon, but a historical icon", the court observed.

IT Dana White goes off on longtime UFC referee
Author: 0 Dana White goes off on longtime UFC referee

UFC lightweight Gilbert Burns had harsh words for Yamasaki's work. Say what you will about Priscila Cachoeira , she was a game, undefeated prospect fighting in front of a home crowd; she provided a unique challenge for Shevchenko, a challenge that she passed with flying colors.

IT BP profit surges as oil major leaves downturn behind
Author: 0 BP profit surges as oil major leaves downturn behind

Oil giant British Petroleum has reported one of the strongest years in the companys recent history as soaring oil prices helped annual profits more than double in 2017. Output tallied 3.6mln barrels oil equivalent per day, including contributions for the company's stake in Rosneft . Last week, Royal Dutch Shell announced its annual profits had surged to £8.5bn - a leap of 242% on the previous year .

IT How To Import Custom Wallpapers via USB To PS4
Author: 0 How To Import Custom Wallpapers via USB To PS4

The system will send notifications to the user so that they know that they can no longer play . Under the PSN ID, there is a new "PlayStation Plus" option that will segregate your monthly free games from ones you have already purchased. Are you happy or disappointed with the list of games from Sony? Background music may occasionally be unavailable, similar to when playing a game locally on the PS4.

IT Xbox One S Bundle With PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Priced At $299 Announced
Author: 0 Xbox One S Bundle With PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Priced At $299 Announced

The Xbox One , on the other hand, seems to be struggling lately when it comes to attracting players with exclusive titles. Seeing as the game itself has be touted for a full release "sometime this year", we probably shouldn't expect DayZ on Xbox One anytime soon, and especially not before the end of the year.

IT Budget Sony Xperia L2 Now Available In India For $310
Author: 0 Budget Sony Xperia L2 Now Available In India For $310

The phone comes with 3GB RAM/32GB inbuilt storage and offers a dedicated microSD slot for expandable storage of up to 256GB. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel camera sensor with a 120-degree wide angle lens that comes with an f/2.4 aperture.

IT Apple continues to dominate the tablet market as sales decline once again
Author: 0 Apple continues to dominate the tablet market as sales decline once again

IDC's manufacturer breakdown, which counts both slate form factors and detachables, shows that Apple maintained the number one spot for the fourth quarter. Huawei (3.5 million units shipped) was fourth with 7.1% of the tablet market during the quarter, and Lenovo (3.1 million units shipped) took fifth place with 6.2% of the market.

IT Hyundai Motor reveals first images of the Santa Fe
Author: 0 Hyundai Motor reveals first images of the Santa Fe

There are a few areas, however, where we expect the next-generation Santa Fe to herald significant improvements, and the first of these is design. So, there it is: the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV . Prices for the auto should range from below AED90,000 to around AED130,000 depending on trim and specifications, with both two-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive models available.

IT Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Pro is up for pre-order in the US

Huawei has officially reached the USA market but with some limitations. Wow Way or Huawei? In addition to the Huawei Mate 10 Pro , the new Porsche Design Huawei Mate 10 will be available online at major retailers, including Best Buy , Amazon , Microsoft , Newegg , and B&H.

IT At last -- smart glasses that don't look like Borg headgear
Author: 0 At last -- smart glasses that don't look like Borg headgear

Over the past several years we've seen many companies attempt to create augmented reality smart glasses that provide a HUD display that can provide vital information in your daily life. With Vaunt, the interface is almost invisible to everyone except the wearer. Instead of an LCD screen, the Vaunt smart glasses use retinal projection - which "paints" an image into the back of a user's retina.

IT Stocks go on a wild ride, briefly sending Dow down 1600
Author: 0 Stocks go on a wild ride, briefly sending Dow down 1600

Health care, technology and industrial companies took outsize losses and energy companies sank with oil prices. The Dow Jones industrial average tumbled more than 660 points , or about 2.5 percent. Still, interest rates remain low by historical standards and bulls argue the past two days' market gyrations are nothing more than a blip on the screen.