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Sci-tech South Africa batsman AB de Villiers to decide future in August
Author: 0 South Africa batsman AB de Villiers to decide future in August

Roy, who returned to form in the second game of the three-match series with a 45-ball 67, was found obstructing the field during England's chase of 175. A number of engaging, free of charge children's activities, including All Stars Cricket coaching sessions, speed bowling challenge, giant inflatables, Climbing Wall, along with live music and a big screen in the Fanzone area, will again be a feature of The SSE SWALEC worldwide match day experience for spectators.

Sci-tech Honor 9 lands in the European market
Author: 0 Honor 9 lands in the European market

This is the most affordable Kirin 960 device launched so far, and a great way to guarantee long-lasting premium performance without breaking the bank. The two cameras are also quite decent. Despite the change in tack, the camera still operates in a similar way to its predecessors' snapper. The Honor 9's 20-megapixel monochrome sensor helps to improve contrast and detail as well as low-light photography, and it can be used on its own to capture monochrome images, too.

Sci-tech Winning Gary Kirsten finally speaks on next India coach
Author: 0 Winning Gary Kirsten finally speaks on next India coach

This only grows in the wake of the consistently positive results that the Indian team delivered during Kumble's tenure as Head Coach. Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said the Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli spat, which came to light after the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, should have been handled in a mature way.

Author: 0 IOS 11 beta now available to download

Like all other software updates from Apple , iOS 11 will be free to download and use. Keep holding them until iTunes tells you the phone is in Recovery Mode. Similarly, though, expect iOS 11 to feel off even when it's working perfectly. That will make the beta available as an over-the-air software update in the Settings app.

Sci-tech Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion
Author: 0 Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion

Another challenge: In some places, Facebook hasn't managed to wrest a majority of users from local social networks. The social media giant reached the 1 billion mark for monthly active users in October 2012, a few months after it went public in May of that year.

Sci-tech Our Super NES Classic wishlist (The 3:59, Ep. 247)
Author: 0 Our Super NES Classic wishlist (The 3:59, Ep. 247)

One successful Ebay listing dutifully reported that the upcoming system is "already SOLD OUT in most retailers", warning that "like Nintendo Mini NES, limited quantities will be made". They come at a cost, though: Castlevania IV, Punch-Out!, and Kirby's Dream Course bite the dust. The console comes with 21 pre-installed games and it's now retailing for $79.99 Dollars.

Sci-tech Evidence suggests Apple bought AR eye-tracking company in a recent takeover
Author: 0 Evidence suggests Apple bought AR eye-tracking company in a recent takeover

In May, Apple gave a German law firm power of attorney to represent an Apple-related shell company in all business related to the acquisition of SensoMotoric Instruments . The technology potentially reduces input lag, cutting down on motion sickness when the perception of movement doesn't match a shift in perspective. AR startup Magic Leap, which has raised $1.39 billion, uses eye tracking in its prototype headset.

Sci-tech Say Hello To The New BMW X3 And Its Massive Front Grille
Author: 0 Say Hello To The New BMW X3 And Its Massive Front Grille

Boot space is rated at 550L and is expandable to 1600L. Now, BMW has rearmed with an all-new third generation X3. Tri-zone automatic climate control is standard, and the 40:20:40 folding rear seats can be set at different heights to accomodate cargo of all shapes and sizes.

Sci-tech Amazon Echo Discount Brings Price To Lowest Ever: One-Day Deal
Author: 0 Amazon Echo Discount Brings Price To Lowest Ever: One-Day Deal

If you ask Alexa how the weather is, the screen will show an overview of the upcoming week as she tells you about the day. The support is available on the Echo , the smaller Echo Dot, and the display-based Echo Show, but you have to do a couple things first to get the feature up and running on your own devices .

Sci-tech Google Pixel 2: exciting details about the two versions we'll get
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2: exciting details about the two versions we'll get

Even so, the year is far from being over. This might come as a disappointment for many , more so since Google had highlighted the inclusion of the port in Pixel in light of iPhone 7 missing out on the same. Watching videos and playing games on this handset will certainly be a thrill. Internally, it is expected to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC and 4GB RAM.

Sci-tech Google to stop scanning Gmail for ad targeting
Author: 0 Google to stop scanning Gmail for ad targeting

Google will continue to serve ads to its consumer Gmail users, but will instead use data sources such as Web searches and user feedback to tailor ads. Privacy activists have long complained that the scanning of email contents amounts to unwarranted "eavesdropping" on users. Its business offering, part of G Suite, has never involved scanning emails.

Author: 0 SpaceX Successfully Launches, Lands 2 Rockets in 3 Days

A second Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for take off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Sunday. On Sunday, SpaceX was at it again , this time with ten smaller satellites for Iridium's new constellation atop another Falcon 9 kitted out with what Musk called "larger & significantly upgraded hypersonic grid fins".

Sci-tech Apple Updates iOS With 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode
Author: 0 Apple Updates iOS With 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Mode

The end of 32-bit app support means that you will not be able to run older 32-bit apps in iOS 11 . Apple SVP of Software Engineering, Craig Federighi, announced the features of Apple's latest iOS 11 at the WWDC 2017 event. Another cool feature of iOS 11 is the Apple Pencil , which you can use to draw on your iPad , take screenshots, sign and takes notes in your handwriting.

Sci-tech Final Fantasy 15 goes off-roading with a monster-truck Regalia
Author: 0 Final Fantasy 15 goes off-roading with a monster-truck Regalia

Following the completion of " Episode Prompto ", the latest DLC for Final Fantasy XV that launches tomorrow, players will be able to have their first peek at the next character-focused DLC for FFXV: " Episode Ignis ". You can get the Regalia Type-D by speaking to Cindy at the Hammerhead service station. Note the Episode Prompto compatibility. Ofuji-san was backed by Final Fantasy director Hajime Tabata, whose statement is more straightforward about the announcements made (or ...

Sci-tech All tower block cladding checked so far fails fire test
Author: 0 All tower block cladding checked so far fails fire test

The evacuation comes amid widening worries about the safety of high-rise apartment blocks across Britain following the inferno that engulfed Grenfell Tower in west London on June 14, killing at least 79 people. Hundreds of northwest London residents face up to four weeks in temporary accommodations as workers upgrade the fire safety features in four public apartment buildings.

Sci-tech Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature
Author: 0 Parents anxious of Snapchat's newest 'Snap Map' feature

The journal uses a case study to determine that "social networking users can not expect to maintain a reasonable expectation of privacy when they sign away their rights in privacy policies or post information for public consumption through their friends or any Internet viewers".

Sci-tech Discovery of Asian carp beyond the barrier
Author: 0 Discovery of Asian carp beyond the barrier

The other was a bighead carp caught in Chicago's Lake Calumet in 2010. The silver carp is perhaps the most notorious of four Asian carp that officials are trying to keep from entering the Great Lakes. Once in the Great Lakes there is no doubt the aquatic mishap would turn disastrous, potentially destroying the region's $7 billion per year fisheries and dealing untold damage to our water-dependent economy.