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Galaxies are violently chucking cosmic rays towards the Earth

Galaxies are violently chucking cosmic rays towards the Earth

This animation outlines the rays' journey to Earth from one possible starting point: being launched from a black hole at the center of a distant galaxy. By studying more than 30,000 particles, the group discovered anisotropy; meaning the rate of cosmic ray arrivals is different, depending on which direction you look.


Apple has the best phone camera, says DxO tests

Apple has the best phone camera, says DxO tests

The iPhone 8 Plus scores exceptionally high marks in both Zoom image quality and Bokeh quality, two new categories that DxOMark just added to its scoring system. The analyst said that photos taken with the iPhone 8 camera are "generally stunning" with accurate color and rich detail. DxOMark recently overhauled it testing methodology to reflect modern smartphone camera features such as dual cameras, Bokeh effects, and more.


IPhone OS makes it harder to switch off Bluetooth and Wi-Fi

IPhone OS makes it harder to switch off Bluetooth and Wi-Fi

The software was released to the masses on Tuesday, a week to the date when Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X . This could come as a surprise to some iOS users. Introduction of the Do-Not-Disturb feature which can be activated for safe driving. So to activate this feature then follow this step. According to the page, both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth will continue to be available for AirDrop, AirPlay, Apple Pencil, Apple Watch , handoff, instant hotspot, and location services.


Overwatch Permanent Ban System To Go Live Next Week

Overwatch Permanent Ban System To Go Live Next Week

On that note, Blizzard is now discounting the game. Engen explained , "For example, if a player earned seasonal bans in Seasons 2 and 4, and then earns another ban in Season 7, he or she will be eligible for a permanent ban from Competitive Play".


NASA's asteroid-bound spacecraft

NASA's asteroid-bound spacecraft "slingshots" past Earth

The largest was a deep space maneuver on December 28, 2016, that changed the speed and path of the spacecraft to target Earth for the flyby. "The opportunity to capture images of the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft as it approaches Earth provides a unique challenge for observers to hone their skills during this historic flyby", OSIRIS-REx principal investigator Dante Lauretta said .


Intex Aqua Lions 2 price, specifications, features, comparison

Intex Aqua Lions 2 price, specifications, features, comparison

The Intex Aqua Lions 2 phone measure a 143.8x72x8mm. The new Intex Aqua Lions 2 has on board a 5-inch FWVGA display which boasts a screen resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. On the software front, the Intex Aqua Lions 2 runs on Google's Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. Additionally, the dual-SIM device brings pre-installed features like Tap n Buy, Xander, and Amazon Prime Video .