Science


NASA's Cassini to crash into Saturn today, ending 20 years of mission NASA's Cassini to crash into Saturn today, ending 20 years of mission
- September 15, 2017

The spacecraft's fateful dive is the final beat in the mission's Grand Finale, 22 weekly dives, which began in late April, through the gap between Saturn and its rings . The Cassini mission also had a role in promoting collaboration between countries, different generations of scientists and across political boundaries. (more...)
Mercedes-AMG Project One Is An Outrageous $2.53 Million Hybrid Hypercar Mercedes-AMG Project One Is An Outrageous $2.53 Million Hybrid Hypercar
- September 13, 2017

As for the electric motors, one is integrated into the turbo, another sits on the petrol engine and the remaining two are mounted on the front axle to complete the all-wheel-drive system. Interestingly enough, the Project ONE can operate in silence as an EV, but that will in effect turn your hypercar into the world's most expensive front-wheel drive vehicle. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Big, bold and handsome (First Impression)
- September 13, 2017

Also, the fingerprint sensor placement at the back has been changed after user complaints with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ . The DCI-P3 pre-calibrated mode is better, with the phone reproducing 95.3% of that colour space, while the Default mode is more vibrant still, extending the displayed colours beyond even DCI P3. (more...)
Destiny 2 servers are live now if you have a copy Destiny 2 servers are live now if you have a copy
- September 06, 2017

Launching a big game that only works when players are connected to the server is always something of a nervous time. For instance, US-based players on the West Coast will be able to start playing tonight at 9 PM PT. The game's servers went live today, so online gameplay reviews are expected tomorrow. The issue doesn't appear to be widespread, with many PS4 Pro owners able to play the game just fine, however. (more...)
New Nissan Leaf revealed with semi-autonomous driving capabilities New Nissan Leaf revealed with semi-autonomous driving capabilities
- September 06, 2017

Maximum speed will be 90mph but the 0-62mph time has not yet been stated. Flawless for making motorways less stressful. It's unlikely to stand out in the supermarket vehicle park, which might be good or bad depending on your perspective - though to call the 2018 Leaf bland would be to do it a disservice. (more...)
LG launches V30 at IFA 2017: Here are the specs and features LG launches V30 at IFA 2017: Here are the specs and features
- August 31, 2017

The LG V30 is now officially out and the launch event provided all the details that one should know, including the design , specifications and pricing of this unbelievable new smartphone . The V30 had the support of Android 7.1.2 Nougat. The phone also comes with a customizable always-on display . The LG V30 features a headphone jack and the audio output from the smartphone sounds pretty good with the Quad DAC and B&O (Bang & Olufsen) Play branded speakers. (more...)