Science

IPhone 7 the best selling phone in Q3 2017

IPhone 7 the best selling phone in Q3 2017

The demand for the new models was lower than previous year - the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus moved 11.8 million units in total, compared to 14 million for the 7 and 7 Plus in their first quarter. By offering more options across the iPhone line at more accessible prices, the company was able to ship a combined 46.7 million units during the quarter (a number that was confirmed by Tim Cook on the company's quarterly earnings call), which were the driving force behind the companies astounding revenue ...


Fake WhatsApp From Google Play Downloaded 1 Million Times

Fake WhatsApp From Google Play Downloaded 1 Million Times

Created to steal banking credentials and payment information, BankBot tricks users into handing over their financial details by using an interface identical to victim's bank's app. That's not all. Files Go also features a file sharing functionality directly to nearby friends using Bluetooth. It will tell you Documents, Videos, Images, Downloads, and Received Files.


Jenny Durkan To Become First Out Lesbian Mayor Of Seattle

Jenny Durkan To Become First Out Lesbian Mayor Of Seattle

Tuesday's election appears to be a landslide win for Durkan, though not all ballots had been counted as of early Wednesday morning and Moon has not yet conceded. Both women were vying to replace Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, who resigned in September , after facing a fifth allegation of child sex abuse. Durkan will be seated on November 28 when the election results are certified.


The simple hack which can improve your Wi-Fi's speed instantly

The simple hack which can improve your Wi-Fi's speed instantly

Customizing the coverage of wireless networks inside buildings is critical for users to improve signal reception in desired areas while weakening signals in others. One of the next goals for the project will be to develop adaptable reflectors which can change their structure and shape when an interior layout changes.


SpaceX rocket engine explodes during test, probe launched

SpaceX rocket engine explodes during test, probe launched

SpaceX has experience investigating accidents. Luckily, nobody was injured when the rocket exploded and now the company is conducting a thorough investigation into what caused the malfunction, according to the Washington Post . The Merlin test stand has two bays, and while one bay may require as much as four weeks to fix, the other bay should be ready for use within a couple of days.



Geothermal heat source behind ice melting in Antarctica

The experiments show that mantle plumes have an important local impact on the ice sheet, with basal melting rates reaching several centimeters per year directly above the hotspot. "I didn't see how we could have that amount of heat and still have ice on top of it", she said in the statement. The research model, which was based on NASA's IceSat Satellite and airborne Operation IceBridge campaign observed changes in the altitude of the ice sheet surface.