The world’s largest digital camera could unlock mysteries of the universe

“It’s a milestone that brings us a big step closer to exploring fundamental questions about the universe in ways we haven’t been able to before,” said said JoAnne Hewett, SLAC’s chief research officer and associate lab director for fundamental physics, in a statement.

Apple to hold digital-only event on September 15, likely to unveil iPhone 12

A recent report mentioned that Apple will launch the iPhone 12 series at a slightly higher price compared to the iPhone 11 series. TrendForce states that iPhone 12 will be priced at $699 (roughly Rs 51,200), whereas the iPhone 12 Max will be launched starting at $799 (roughly Rs. 58,500).

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 in depth: Hinge, screens, cameras, and speakers

There is innovation in the display with the integration of Samsung’s UTG, Ultra Thin Glass, layer. The display consists of two bottom layers, the AMOLED display panel layer, the UTG layer, a protective layer, and a Samsung-installed screen protector. Engineering also went into designing the adhesive that holds layers together and that alone is an […]

Nikon Z 5 Review: Full-frame but too slow

That turns out to be the culprit of why the Z 5’s autofocus struggled indoors. Even in a room with windows on three of the walls, the Z 5 was slow to focus. In dim light, the camera would often take two to even five seconds before locking onto the subject and occasionally failing to […]

Hubble images reveal new aspect of mysterious dark matter in the universe

“Galaxy clusters are ideal laboratories to understand if computer simulations of the universe reliably reproduce what we can infer about dark matter and its interplay with luminous matter,” said Massimo Meneghetti, lead study author and adjunct professor at the National Institute for Astrophysics — Observatory of Astrophysics and Space Science of Bologna in Italy, in […]

Skoda Rapid TSI Monte Carlo Edition Road Test Review

There is plenty of storage space inside the car such as bottle holders and cup holders present on the doors and in front of the gear lever. It also gets a cool glovebox. The Rapid gets a 460-litre boot that is big enough to accommodate luggage for four people. In need for more space? Just […]

‘A climate change-scale problem’: how the internet is destroying us

But it doesn’t have to be that way – “we can design a better internet,” he said. The US could enact stricter laws around privacy on social media; companies could reorient to deeper connections with fewer people rather than encouraging unlimited reach that collapses context and a sense of scale. We could tax data collection; […]

The Hill’s Morning Report – Sponsored by National Industries for the Blind – Prudent or ‘pathetic’? GOP senators plan to vote on coronavirus relief Thursday

> Vaccines: Nine drug companies on Tuesday issued a joint statement seeking to reassure the public about the safeguards and testing behind any coronavirus vaccine developed, approved by regulators and released to the public (The Hill). The unusual move is intended to accompany boasts by Trump that an effective cure could be available before Election […]

The hoaxer who breaks women’s hearts

The name of Amy Palmer has been changed, too. She may not deserve a covering identity, another one; even so, after discussion with psychologists and with editors at the Observer it was agreed that this extensive, energetic fraud could only have been conducted by a profoundly disturbed person. When I presented the evidence gathered to an […]

Best smartphone deals for September 2020: iPhone, Samsung, and Google Pixel

These flagship smartphones are affordable compared to the competition, too (given that Apple and Samsung are now releasing flagships in the $1,000-plus range), and Google also revealed two even more affordable midrange flagship alternatives — the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL — earlier in 2019. Google’s staggered smartphone release strategy means that we may […]