Sci-Nature News | Daily sun | 2019-09-13

Soon, smartphone may be charged within seconds Soon, smartphone may be charged within seconds

The design could make energy storage devices like batteries just as fast as the speedy supercapacitors that are used to provide energy in a pinch


NASA probe successfully peers into Jupiter's Great Red Spot NASA probe successfully peers into Jupiter's Great Red Spot

"My latest Jupiter flyby is complete!" said a post on the @NASAJuno Twitter account


Fusion energy pushed back beyond 2050 Fusion energy pushed back beyond 2050

A new version of a European "road map" lays out the technological hurdles to be overcome if the processes powering the Sun is to be harnessed on Earth


James Webb: Swallowing the biggest space telescope Swallowing the biggest space telescope

The successor to Hubble has been locked tight inside a giant chamber where it will undergo a series of tests to simulate conditions off Earth


WhatsApp to get UPI payments feature by year end WhatsApp to get UPI payments feature by year end

WhatsApp is in advanced talks with banks and lobby organisation NPCI to add support for UPI-based payments on its app


New way to stop disease spread New way to stop disease spread

In other systems, there is observational evidence that cannibalism hinders the spread of disease


Google Maps speed limits available only in two areas Google Maps speed limits available only in two areas

The speed limit indicator began to appear on Maps last year in the selected regions


New smartphone app offers non-invasive test for diabetics New smartphone app offers non-invasive test for diabetics

The Epic app can measure insulin resistance level — a key way of determining whether someone is pre-diabetic


Why your phone will be the key to ATMs of the future Why your phone will be the key to ATMs of the future

Customers will sign in through their phones, potentially using a fingerprint, and then transmit a code to the ATM


Why ice creams give you 'brain freeze' decoded Why ice creams give you 'brain freeze' decoded

A brain freeze is what happens when cold food touches a bundle of nerves in the back of the palate


Google, Facebook to join net neutrality campaign in US Google, Facebook to join net neutrality campaign in US

The advocacy groups are urging tech companies and others to oppose Pai's plan to gut the net neutrality order which was issued in 2015


NASA's Hubble spots 'Hidden Galaxy' NASA's Hubble spots 'Hidden Galaxy'

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has captured a hidden galaxyIC 342, which is a challenging cosmic target


World's first battery-free cell phone developed in US World's first battery-free cell phone developed in US

The new technology takes advantage of tiny vibrations in a phone's microphone or speaker


There are four types of Facebook users: Study There are four types of Facebook users: Study

To answer this, the team compiled a list of 48 statements to identify potential reasons as to why people use Facebook


Pizza bytes! Pakistan enchanted by first robot waitresses Pizza bytes! Pakistan enchanted by first robot waitresses

Pakistan's first robot waitresses are serving up smiles for customers at an upscale pizza restaurant in the ancient city of Multan


Soon, smartphone app could detect fake products Soon, smartphone app could detect fake products

The new invention has been made possible through pioneering work on the thinnest, strongest and versatile material, graphene


Qualcomm steps up legal battle with Apple, asks iPhone ban Qualcomm steps up legal battle with Apple, asks iPhone ban

Responding to the latest legal actions, Apple repeated its allegations against Qualcomm


Nano-satellite ‘Brac Onnesha’ starts orbiting Earth Nano-satellite ‘Brac Onnesha’ starts orbiting Earth

The satellite, which is staying about 400 kms above the Earth surface, is taking 90 minutes to orbit the Earth


Mars soil may be toxic to alien life Mars soil may be toxic to alien life

  The surface of Mars contains a toxic cocktail of chemicals that can wipe out living organisms,…


Tesla to build world's largest lithium ion battery in Australia Tesla to build world's largest battery

The battery will protect South Australia from the kind of energy crisis which famously blacked out the state


New 3-D chip combines computing, data storage New 3-D chip combines computing, data storage

The new prototype chip uses multiple nanotechnologies, together with a new 3-D computer architecture, to reverse this trend


Cheryl Yeoh: 'It was sexual harassment at the highest level' Sexual harassment by Silicon Valley investor!

Cheryl Yeoh explains why she decided to talk publicly about the incident, which took place in 2014, and what she thinks needs to change


SpaceX successfully launches 3rd satellite in 12 days SpaceX successfully launches 3rd satellite in 12 days

The rocket blasts off on Wednesday evening at 7.38 p.m. (local time) from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida


H-Bots Robotics in process of making a 'police robot' H-Bots Robotics in process of making a 'police robot'

The robot moves only on wheels, their robot can walk, recognise people, take complaints and diffuse bombs as well


New earplugs let you answer phone calls with your smile New earplugs let you answer phone calls with your smile

Modern mobile devices are usually controlled by means of a touch screen


Uber is dealt a fresh blow in European legal case Uber is dealt a fresh blow in European legal case

This year alone, the company has grappled with a sexual harassment scandal and the resignation last month of its chief executive, Travis Kalanick


'Little Cub' galaxy may unlock secrets of early universe

'Little Cub' galaxy may unlock secrets of early universe

  Astronomers have spotted a primitive galaxy called 'Little Cub' - located 50 million…


SpaceX craft returns to Earth after 2nd space station trip SpaceX craft returns to Earth after 2nd space station trip

SpaceX, based in Hawthorne, California, is working to reuse as many parts of its rockets and spacecraft as possible to slash launch costs


iPhone 8 may drop 'Touch ID iPhone 8 may drop 'Touch ID

Apple is predicted to roll out three iPhone models this fall, including an all-new design 5.2-inch, OLED iPhone and LCD models at 4.7 inch and 5.5 inc


Facebook can track your internet browsing: US judge Facebook can track your internet browsing: US judge

The lawsuit argues that the tracking violated federal and state laws on privacy and wiretapping by storing digital cookies on users' internet browsers


Robots to aid tourists, clean floors at South Korean airport Robots to aid tourists, clean floors at South Korean airport

A jumbo cleaning robot will help cleaning staff swab the wide expanses of floors in the airport west of Seoul


Scientists developing heat-resistant 'cows of the future' Scientists developing heat-resistant 'cows of the future'

More than half the cattle in the world lives in hot and humid environments


Smartphones are changing how humans walk: Study Smartphones are changing how humans walk: Study

The team notes that phone users adopted a cautious and exaggerated stepping strategy, which involved lifting their lead foot higher and slower


Samsung to sell refurbished note 7 Smartphone Samsung to sell refurbished note 7 Smartphone

The Note 7 was recalled last year because its batteries would overheat and catch fire


'Brain training' app may improve memory

'Brain training' app may improve memory

The researchers tests the effects of the game on patients with aMCI which was described as the transitional stage between healthy ageing and dementia


Microsoft set to announce thousands of job cuts: report Microsoft set to announce thousands of job cuts: report

The technology giant cut 7,800 jobs in 2015, and 4,700 last year


Hawking says Trump's climate stance could damage Earth Hawking says Trump's climate stance could damage Earth

Prof Hawking says the action could put Earth onto a path that turns it into a hothouse planet like Venus


Steve Jobs did not invent the iPhone Steve Jobs did not invent the iPhone

The iPhone just turned 10 years old, and if you were anywhere near a magazine, newspaper, or screen—swipeable…


Facebook drone could one day provide global internet access Facebook drone could one day provide global internet access

The drone runs mostly on autopilot, but there are manned ground crews to manage certain maneuvers

‹ Start  < 42 43 44 45 46 >  End ›
Top