Stories about Research

Mar 26 2018

Fortnite's Double Shotgun Problem is Back With New Weapon

Or are you anxious that it will be unbalanced and ruin Battle Royale? The game's graphics engine comes under the most pressure during the skydiving intro with its z...

Mar 26 2018

Municipal computer systems in Atlanta infected by ransomware

Around 5 a.m., a written communication from the hackers warned that they had frozen the city's computer systems, CBS News homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues r...

Mar 26 2018

Fortnite Mobile Is Distracting Kids in School

Brendan " PLAYERUNKNOWN " Greene presented a session at GDC 2018 yesterday, titled PLAYERUNKNOWN: From Mod Creator to Creative Director of PUBG . Fortnite is the l...

Mar 25 2018

Pregame prayer, solid teamwork clinched win for Loyola, says nun-chaplain

After all, who doesn't love seeing underdog teams going deep into the tournament thanks to an upset or two? A former basketball player before becoming a nun, she was ...

Mar 25 2018

Answering common questions about self-driving cars after fatal Uber crash

Uber's robotic vehicle project was not living up to expectations months before a self-driving auto operated by the company struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Arizona....

Mar 23 2018

Micro Focus International (MCRO) Cut to Underweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co

The company's Market capitalization is $2.98B with the total Outstanding Shares of "Outstanding". Amid those financial challenges, Micro Focus CEO Chris Hsu has "noti...

Mar 22 2018

Delete Facebook, urges WhatsApp co-founder

Brian Acton's WhatsApp was bought by Facebook for $19 bn in 2014. However, it is not clear if Acton's feeling extends to WhatsApp as well, the service he co-founde...

Mar 21 2018

Russian Federation on his mind, as Messi admits Cup dream

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor turns 31 in June, and key contributors Sergio Aguero, Gonzalo Higuain, Angel Di Maria, Nicolas Otamendi and Javier Mascherano will all be...

Mar 21 2018

Nintendo Doubling Down on Indies for Switch

Fantasy Strike is a 2D fighting game in which anything can become a fighting style. It has since released on Steam Early Access and has gained some funding on Patreon. B...

Mar 21 2018

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has officially launched on iOS and Android

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds can be downloaded now from the Google Play Store and Apple's App Store . Just like the Windows version, the PUBG Mobile still supports...

Mar 21 2018

Self-driving auto kills pedestrian

Elaine Herzberg was pushing a bicycle across the street in Tempe , Arizona at around 10pm on Sunday evening when she was struck by a vehicle. But Monday's accident ...

Mar 20 2018

HTC Vive Pro on sale - Pricing, details

For previous customers who already own that equipment, the Vive Pro will work with the base stations and controllers you already have. The Vive Pro will also be abl...

Mar 20 2018

Apple Is Reportedly Developing Its Own MicroLED Display

The screens are far more hard to produce than OLED displays , to the extent that Apple almost scrapped the project 12 months ago. The initiative, known as T159, ...

Mar 18 2018

Facebook suspends Trump-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica

The research all began in 2013 at Cambridge University, according to ITN Channel 4 News, where the university's psychometrics center began to examine the psychology behin...

Mar 15 2018

Ford County men arrested, charged with possession of machine gun

Three men from rural IL have been charged in connection with the 2017 bombing of a mosque in Minnesota and the attempted bombing of an abortion clinic. Law enforcement ...

Mar 15 2018

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+: An insider's guide (free PDF)

PXE boot support . The Model B+ is the first Raspberry Pi to support PXE Ethernet boot, meaning that it can find a boot image over a connected network instead of from loc...

Mar 15 2018

Redmi 5 India Launch Event Set to Start

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 was launched in China past year in December and showed several upgrades in terms of design and performance from its predecessor. The dual-SIM (Nano...

Mar 14 2018

Knife attacker shot outside Iranian ambassador's residence in Vienna

Police guard in front of the Iranian ambassador's residence after an attack in Vienna . "The assailant was around 26 years old apparently an Austrian national", the ...

Mar 14 2018

California Special Mustang returns for 2019

Earlier this year, Ford pulled the wraps off the third-generation limited-edition Mustang Bullitt at the Detroit Motor Show. The original version, pictured below, fea...

Mar 14 2018

Google Doodle Remembers British Chemist Sir William Henry Perkin

The secondary color, which is made by mixing red and blue, is popular among cartoon characters, clothing and logos, partly thanks to its association with characteristics ...