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Moto Z2 Spotted on China Site With July 25 Launch Date, Moto Z2 Force Specifications Leaked

HIGHLIGHTS Moto Z2 launch date was briefly listed on China site The smartphone is tipped to sport a dual camera setup Moto Z2 Force is expected to sport a 6GB of RAM While the Moto Z2 Play has already been made official, the Moto Z2 and Moto 2 Force are yet to be unveiled. Moto has sent out invites for a #HelloMotoWorld event ... Read More »

IRAN SEEKING NUCLEAR WEAPONS TECHNOLOGY, GERMAN INTEL SAYS

A ballistic missile is launched and tested in an undisclosed location, Iran, March 9, 2016. . (photo credit:REUTERS) Damning German intelligence reports emerged in June and July revealing the Iranian regime’s continued pursuit of nuclear weapons and missile technology in defiance of international sanctions and UN resolutions. A federal intelligence report also said that the Islamic Republic targets Jewish and ... Read More »

Google DeepMind, NHS Trial Failed to Protect Patient Data, Says Watchdog

A British hospital trust misused patient data when it shared information with Google for work on a smart phone app to help detect kidney injuries, a British data protection watchdog said on Monday. The Royal Free NHS Trust failed to comply with the Data Protection Act when it passed on personal information of around 1.6 million patients to Google’s DeepMind. ... Read More »

Vivo Unveils ‘Under Display Fingerprint Scanning Solution’ Based on Qualcomm Tech

HIGHLIGHTS The scanner works under 1.2mm of OLED display stacks Vivo also showed off new DSP Photography Solution Also unveiled was a new Hi-Fi audio solution Vivo on Wednesday at the start of MWC Shanghai 2017 showcased its new Under Display Fingerprint Scanning Solution based on Qualcomm’s tech. Alongside, Vivo also unveiled its Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Photography Solution targeted ... Read More »

5 COMMON SONY XPERIA XZ PREMIUM PROBLEMS AND HOW TO FIX THEM

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is Sony’s top-of-the-line phone this year, and it boasts impressive hardware and specs. It hit retailers on June 19, but people in other parts of the world have already gotten their hands on the highly anticipated smartphone, allowing us to assemble some tips and tricks, and to take a look around various forums to see what Xperia XZ Premium problems ... Read More »

Molecular Black Hole Created Using World’s Most Powerful Laser

HIGHLIGHTS Scientists created a molecular black hole consisting of heavy atoms It was done with the help of a strong X-ray laser beam Unlike the real black hole, molecular version lets electrons out again Scientists, using the world’s most powerful X-ray laser, have successfully created a molecular black hole consisting of heavy atoms that suck electrons from their neighbours. Researchers ... Read More »

Researchers Develop Method to ‘Instantly Recharge’ Batteries

HIGHLIGHTS The process takes time similar to refuelling a car at a gas station The innovation could expedite the adoption of electric, hybrid vehicles It would eliminating the time needed to stop and re-charge an EVs battery Researchers from the US have developed a safe, affordable and environment friendly method that can ‘instantly recharge’ batteries of electric and hybrid vehicle. ... Read More »

LIGO Detects Gravitational Waves for Third Time as Two Black Holes Merge

HIGHLIGHTS Research team announced the third detection of gravitational waves Gravitational waves can be heard by the sensitive LIGO detectors The waves were generated when two black holes merged On January 4, an exquisitely sensitive instrument on Earth detected a disturbance that rippled through space and time. Scientists traced the ripple 3 billion light-years away, back to two ancient black holes ... Read More »

NASA Postpones Sounding Rocket Launch Until June 11

HIGHLIGHTS Rocket’s scheduled launch for Sunday from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility The rocket will eject 10 canisters about the size of a soft drink The June 4 attempt was the fourth for this mission NASA has postponed until June 11 the launch of a sounding rocket which will release blue-green and red artificial clouds. The rocket’s scheduled launch for Sunday ... Read More »

New ‘Miracle Material’ Could Make Cracked Phone Displays a Thing of the Past

We all wish our smartphone displays never crack. The wish seems to come true as a team of scientists has found a new material that is cheap, durable and can be used in several devices in future. According to the paper published in the journal ACS Nano, manufacturers are hunting for material that can be used in place of less ... Read More »