Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | How Face ID could be a game-changer for aggressive US border agents

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | How Face ID could be a game-changer for aggressive US border agents

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Why lookee here — Ars tested: A quick glance at an iPhone from 3-4 feet away will indeed unlock it. Cyrus Farivar – Oct 1, 2018 2:05 pm UTC Enlarge / Phil Schiller, senior vice president of worldwide marketing at Apple Inc., speaks about Face ID for the iPhone X during an event at the…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | iPhone XS and XS Max review: Big screens, big performance, big lenses, big prices

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | iPhone XS and XS Max review: Big screens, big performance, big lenses, big prices

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Autumn is Apple season — The second generation is always better. Samuel Axon – Oct 1, 2018 2:05 pm UTC Enlarge / The iPhone XS.Samuel AxonWith last year’s iPhone X, Apple introduced the most significant redesign to the iPhone since the iPhone 4. All three of the phones Apple announced this fall—the iPhone XS, iPhone XS…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | On NASA’s birthday, a reminder that we can thank Nixon for the agency

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | On NASA’s birthday, a reminder that we can thank Nixon for the agency

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Happy Birthday, NASA! — “I think it certainly has a future. Let’s hope it’s vibrant.” Eric Berger – Oct 1, 2018 1:05 pm UTC President Richard Nixon famously greeted the crew of Apollo 11. He also gets blamed for cutting NASA funding. Less known is his role in creating the civil space agency. This gallery…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Calif. enacts net neutrality law—US gov’t immediately sues to block it [Updated]

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Calif. enacts net neutrality law—US gov’t immediately sues to block it [Updated]

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Net neutrality restored in California — Justice Department sues California—Ajit Pai called state rules “illegal.” Jon Brodkin – Oct 1, 2018 12:07 am UTC Enlarge / Net neutrality supporter protests the FCC’s repeal outside a federal building in Los Angeles, California, on November 28, 2017. California Governor Jerry Brown today signed net neutrality legislation into…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | California amends rules to push vehicles toward hydrogen, electricity, biofuel

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | California amends rules to push vehicles toward hydrogen, electricity, biofuel

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get the carbon out — Utilities will earn credits for electric car charging stations and subsidize EV purchases. Megan Geuss – Sep 30, 2018 6:00 pm UTC Getty ImagesOn Friday, California’s Air Resources Board (CARB) announced that it would tighten restrictions on transportation fuels in the state in the hopes of spurring adoption of electric,…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | In Canada found the track of “planet Nibiru”

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | In Canada found the track of “planet Nibiru”

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magictr | October 1, 2018 | News | Published a strange picture. The world continues to panic in connection with the approach of Earth with deadly Nibiru. It is caused, most likely, that was recently decoded a new message of the ancient Sumerians, who predict that soon planet X will destroy all life on Earth,…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Invasive plants can boost blue carbon storage

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Invasive plants can boost blue carbon storage

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Home Earth Environment October 1, 2018 October 1, 2018, Smithsonian Invasive Phragmites reeds encroach on a boardwalk in a Maryland marsh. On this marsh, biologists with the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center have been running climate change experiments for more than 30 years. Credit: Gary Peresta/Smithsonian Environmental Research Center When invasive species enter the picture, things…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Dog intelligence ‘not exceptional’

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Dog intelligence ‘not exceptional’

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People who think dogs are exceptionally intelligent are barking up the wrong tree, new research shows. Scientists reviewed evidence that compared the brain power of dogs with other domestic animals, other social hunters and other carnivorans (an order including animals such as dogs, wolves, bears, lions and hyenas). The researchers, from the University of Exeter…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech 2019 BMW 3 Series: This Is It Before You’re Supposed To See It

Hexbyte – Science and Tech 2019 BMW 3 Series: This Is It Before You’re Supposed To See It

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Photo: BMWWe may be deep in the throes of the sedanocalypse, but make no mistake that the 3 Series is still vital to BMW and its bottom line. And even as it faces more and more competition each year, and as it’s gotten bigger and heavier over the years, it’s still probably the sport sedan…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Two Big iOS 12 Bugs Hit the iPhone

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Two Big iOS 12 Bugs Hit the iPhone

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iPhoneNews iPhone owners running iOS 12 are experiencing two seriously annoying issues, according to new reports.Credit: Tom’s GuideFirstly, the folks over at Piunika Web have discovered that iPhone owners are having problems with their devices after updating to iOS 12. According to the report, when people go into the Messages app on the iPhone, some…