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Sci-tech Android 8.1 is the next version of the OS, Google app reveals
Author: 0 Android 8.1 is the next version of the OS, Google app reveals

Besides, OnePlus also warns that the OTA or any other update may cause more issues. Google's latest mobile operating system is Android 8.0 Oreo and according to the latest reports, it is already rolling to all Nexus and Pixel handsets that have joined the Android BETA program.

Sci-tech You can now activate night mode on Twitter website
Author: 0 You can now activate night mode on Twitter website

To enable " Night Mode " on twitter.com, click on profile photo and then select 'Night Mode'from the drop down menu. Click that icon and a menu should become visible. Dedicated Twitter apps like TweetDeck for Mac already display dark hues, so this feature is really for people who prefer to use actual Twitter. When you're ready to take things back to normal, you turn the mode off by doing literally the exact same thing.

Sci-tech Unlocked Galaxy S8 Active to be released soon by Samsung?
Author: 0 Unlocked Galaxy S8 Active to be released soon by Samsung?

This isn't the first time that Hancom and Samsung have teamed up. In fact, one customer who had placed a preorder with Samsung revealed that he may receive the phone as early as September 5, which is around 10 days earlier than the official release date .

Sci-tech Vermont students outpace national averages on ACT
Author: 0 Vermont students outpace national averages on ACT

English scores were unchanged. "The ACT results for the 2017 public school graduating class represent a new baseline for Arkansas, as this is the first time the statewide administration of the exam is reflected in the scores for the graduating class", said Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key.

Sci-tech NASA catches two significant solar flares
Author: 0 NASA catches two significant solar flares

The current solar cycle began in December 2008 and is now decreasing in its intensity and leading towards minimum activity yet sunspots may continue to flare up in the coming days. "We're not having X-flares every day for a week, for instance - the activity is less frequent but no less potentially strong". They are measured on a scale from one to nine in C, M and X classes .

Sci-tech Destiny 2 Guide: How To Unlock Sparrow Vehicle
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Guide: How To Unlock Sparrow Vehicle

In this Destiny 2 Bright Engrams Farming Guide, we have detailed all you need to know about accumulating Bright Engrams in the game. With the release of Destiny 2 , players have experienced a lot of changes. The most efficient way to level up is by playing player-versus-enemy (PVP) activities, as they bestow more experience points than player-versus-player (PVP) events.

Sci-tech Jaguar Land Rover to electrify model range from 2020
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover to electrify model range from 2020

The E-type Zero electric auto is likely to prove most controversial, although Jaguar insists it's a positive move: this is the vehicle that could future-proof classic motors, by making them zero-emissions so they can still be driven despite ever-tougher environmental legislation.

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Author: 0 "Incredible" aurora show could light up the skies above Scotland tonight

Sunspot AR2673 is wide enough to swallow Earth a few times over, according to Spaceweather.com , and it's been rather unsettled this week. As a result, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts that parts of the United States will be able to enjoy a rare display of the aurora borealis, including Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine.

Sci-tech Putin Calls for Restraint, Diplomatic Solution to N. Korean Nuclear Issue
Author: 0 Putin Calls for Restraint, Diplomatic Solution to N. Korean Nuclear Issue

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a news conference after BRICS (Brazil, Russia , India, China and South Africa) Summit in Xiamen, China September 5, 2017. South Korea's Defense Ministry will review "various possible options" to find a "realistic" solution to North Korea's threats, spokesman Moon Sang-gyun told reporters in Seoul on Tuesday.

Sci-tech Angry Birds maker Rovio to list shares on Helsinki Stock Exchange
Author: 0 Angry Birds maker Rovio to list shares on Helsinki Stock Exchange

Another feature film is also in the offing. "So it's a tempting time for the owners to make an exit", said analyst Atte Riikola from Helsinki-based equity research firm Inderes. The financial disclosure form released by Rovio today indicates that the company saw revenues nearly double the first six months of 2017, compared to the same period in 2016.

Sci-tech Nintendo Switch Secures Next No More Heroes Game
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Secures Next No More Heroes Game

He explained that he has always loved to develop games for Nintendo consoles. Now with the Switch , you can play it on a TV or in handheld mode, you can attach and detach the Joy-Cons, and Suda-san feels that Nintendo is "by far the most punk" hardware manufacturer.

Sci-tech Nissan Leaf Comes With More Tech, More Power in Less Money
Author: 0 Nissan Leaf Comes With More Tech, More Power in Less Money

The zero-emissions vehicle - which Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co. unveiled in the US late Tuesday and in a Tokyo suburb Wednesday - promises a travel range of about 400 kilometres in Japanese driving conditions or 150 miles in the USA, before needing another charge.

Sci-tech Kohl's Solidifies Ties with Amazon
Author: 0 Kohl's Solidifies Ties with Amazon

These customers can also use Amazon Home Services , which offers access to vetted local professions to help with home services such as cleaning and plumbing. 'Teaming up with Kohl's provides an incredible opportunity to pair world-class customer and shopping experiences'. Kohl's - which is based in based in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin - has more than 1,1000 stores in 49 states.

Sci-tech Huawei plots new cloud to compete with Amazon and Google
Author: 0 Huawei plots new cloud to compete with Amazon and Google

Outside China Huawei is partnering with companies such as Deutsche Telecom, Orange and Telefónica. Noting that "cloud has become a major cornerstone of the IT world", Ping said that Huawei is also committed to long-term investment in public cloud , which will largely be directed to, "building a hybrid cloud addressing the needs of both governments and enterprises".

Sci-tech Facebook sold ads to Russian-linked accounts during election
Author: 0 Facebook sold ads to Russian-linked accounts during election

Instead, they focused instead on "divisive" social issues like LGBT subjects, gun rights and immigration-raising questions about the ways this content may have influenced the 2016 presidential election. Facebook declined to discuss additional details about the ads. "Our analysis suggests these accounts and pages were affiliated with one another and likely operated out of Russian Federation", it said.

Sci-tech 15 alien signals spotted by radio telescopes in West Virginia
Author: 0 15 alien signals spotted by radio telescopes in West Virginia

Backed by Mark Zuckerberg, Stephen Hawking, and the billionaire entrepreneur Yuri Milner, The Breakthrough Listen initiative was able to record these unusual signals thanks to the Green Bank Telescope , in West Virginia, the Parkes Radio Telescope in Australia, and the Automated Planet Finder of the Lick Observatory, in Mt Hamilton, California.

Sci-tech Labour confirms it will whip MPs to vote against EU Withdrawal Bill
Author: 0 Labour confirms it will whip MPs to vote against EU Withdrawal Bill

The Government has made clear Britain will leave both in March 2019 - the deadline for the conclusion of the Brexit negotiations. The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill will transpose all EU law into United Kingdom law but has been criticised for giving minister secondary legislative powers, also known as "Henry VIII" powers which allow ministers to affect the law without consulting Parliament.

Sci-tech Just like Katrina, black Americans will be hit hardest by Hurricane Harvey
Author: 0 Just like Katrina, black Americans will be hit hardest by Hurricane Harvey

Now that the rains have stopped in Houston, we can say with certainty that the city's brush with Harvey resulted in the largest precipitation total over three days from a single storm in USA history, as well as over four days, with 32.47 inches of rain measured at Houston Hobby Airport on August 26-28 and 49.32 inches at Marys Creek during a four-day span.

Sci-tech Lenovo Settles FTC Complaint Over Superfish 'Man-In-The-Middle' Attacks
Author: 0 Lenovo Settles FTC Complaint Over Superfish 'Man-In-The-Middle' Attacks

Iowa District Court Judge Jeffrey Farrell approved the agreement through a consent decree filed Tuesday in Polk County District Court. Lenovo landed in hot water in 2015 when it was discovered that an advertising tool dubbed VisualDiscovery from a company called Superfish and pre-installed on selected Lenovo consumer devices for revenue-generation purposes had gaping security holes which allowed attackers to silently decrypt and modify supposedly-encrypted communications.