Science


Apple iPhone 7 causes wireless headphones sales to soar
- September 12, 2016

Update: While I was writing this report, the Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus shipment date moved to November. The Black iPhone 7 Plus is still at 2 to 3 weeks. In instead, the new devices will be shipped wit a Lightning to 3.5-millimeter headphone jack adapter or you can buy the new product: AirPods - wireless headphones that look like the buds of the regular Apple headphones but cordless. (more...)
Forza Horizon 3 Demo Could Be Out Very Soon Forza Horizon 3 Demo Could Be Out Very Soon
- September 11, 2016

A demo will release this Sunday, September 11th or September 12th depending on your time zone according to a demo page in the Windows store . After going gold it was announced that the Halo Warthog would be in Forza Horizon 3 , if you met certain criteria you would get a code through Xbox Live for it. (more...)
Watch Volvo Trucks go driverless more than 1000 metres down Watch Volvo Trucks go driverless more than 1000 metres down
- September 11, 2016

It avoids both fixed and moving obstacles by continuously monitoring its surroundings. The vehicle also gathers data to optimize and coordinate the route and fuel consumption. Volvo isn't going subterranean with its trucks simply for sport. If a fault occurs with the truck, it can be remotely operated from the transport centre. (more...)
EE unleashes 'next phase' of 4G+ EE unleashes 'next phase' of 4G+
- September 07, 2016

Indeed, under lab conditions Cat 9 devices have already hit 450Mbps, although in real-world conditions EE has clocked them at 360Mbps, still a United Kingdom mobile broadband speed record. HTC claimed that this was the fastest speed customers could achieve in the United Kingdom and equal of anywhere else in the world. Cat 9 LTE-A devices are able to use three mobile spectrum bands as opposed to the now more common Cat 6 LTE-A generation, which only use two. (more...)
Apple to remove unused apps from its App Store Apple to remove unused apps from its App Store
- September 07, 2016

Apple is going to release the new software some time next week, likely coinciding with the launch of the iPhone on Wednesday. IT Pro will be covering the Apple Special Event live on 7 September. There's good news for the Apple iOS 10 jailbreak tool as the Pangu team, the Chinese programming team in the iOS community that has developed the Pangu jailbreaking tools, is now focusing a lot on iOS 10. (more...)
This LG 'Smart' fridge is the most magical kitchen appliance ever This LG 'Smart' fridge is the most magical kitchen appliance ever
- September 04, 2016

Earlier this year, the South Korean giant Samsung had unveiled its own smart fridge with a giant 1080p touchscreen and its own operating system, Tizen . Got a gallon of milk that's going to run out of time in a few days? The operating system that runs on your fridge is also important, given you'll want it to interact with other smart devices in your home. (more...)