Science


IOS 9.3 may remove Apple Pencil navigation… IOS 9.3 may remove Apple Pencil navigation…
- February 24, 2016

Apple has no plans to cripple its Pencil accessory for the iPad Pro. Apple is still working on the final version of iOS 9.3, which means nothing is set in stone and they still have time to change their minds and keep all of the Apple Pencil navigation features. (more...)
IBM Bringing Swift to the Cloud for Simpler Development of Enterprise Apps IBM Bringing Swift to the Cloud for Simpler Development of Enterprise Apps
- February 23, 2016

IBM is betting on Apple's Swift programming language as a way to simplify enterprise app development on its Bluemix cloud platform. The VMWare agreement will make it easier and faster for companies using VMWare's virtualization products to deploy and run them on IBM's cloud data centers, so those companies can easily connect their own data centers to the cloud. (more...)
HTC Vive priced at $799; Available in Early April
- February 23, 2016

What you get for that price is the headset itself ( which Mirror Online tried out in a basement in East London ) as well as two controllers, room movement sensors and a couple of VR games. The consumer edition is based on the Vive Pre and offers a bright display, haptic feedback and greater stability and balance. When the device ships, HTC will be bundling two games with the headset... (more...)
Oculus Rift Release Date Will Feature a More 'Social' VR Device
- February 23, 2016

Zuckerberg made a surprise appearance at Samsung's Mobile World Congress press event in Barcelona, Spain , yesterday, giving his vision for the future of VR. Facebook , with Oculus, are committed to this for the long term. Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will be available for pre-order in March 11 in the United Stated and Europe - and in these areas pre-orders come with a free Gear VR . (more...)
Clinton takes Nevada, must-win state for her campaign
- February 22, 2016

At time of writing, with 85 percent of precincts reporting, Clinton led Sanders by about five percentage points, 52.5 percent to 47.4 percent. Many states will hold primaries on March 1, a day known as Super Tuesday . Once again Sanders dominated the youth vote. He's trying to inspire supporters in SC to get out to the polls on Saturday. Rubio edged out Cruz by two-tenths of one percentage point. (more...)
Samsung shows off Galaxy S7, S7 Edge
- February 22, 2016

EE will offer the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge handsets in both Black and Gold colours. With IP68 certified, Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, you can immerse the phones up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. Each 15MP lens on the Gear 360 can combine their images to form a full 360-degree 30MP photo, as well as, of course, recording immersive 360 videos. (more...)