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…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google Maps is getting in-app music support and new commuter tab

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google Maps is getting in-app music support and new commuter tab

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Google is rolling out a new commuter-focused update for its Maps service that provides much more information for commuters, as well as letting you control your music from within the app. Via a new commute tab, you’ll be able to see any congestion or disruption on your route before you leave, and you’ll be given…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Best Buy mistakenly sold a next-gen Chromecast well before Google’s Pixel 3 event

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Best Buy mistakenly sold a next-gen Chromecast well before Google’s Pixel 3 event

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Google just can’t catch any breaks when it comes to leaks this year. With less than two weeks to go until the October 9th Pixel 3 press conference, Best Buy already sold a third-generation Chromecast, a device that should also be unveiled at Google’s upcoming show. Google is supposed to introduce a bunch of new…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech iPhone XS, XS Max charging problems: Strange issues surface on Apple’s new phones

Hexbyte – Science and Tech iPhone XS, XS Max charging problems: Strange issues surface on Apple’s new phones

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Some owners of the new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are reporting on Apple’s community site that the devices aren’t charging when plugged into a power supply via a Lightning cable. Certain users are reporting that the iPhone XS will sometimes start to charge after reinserting an Apple-made cable. Others have noticed that if…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Minecraft: Dungeons Announced

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Minecraft: Dungeons Announced

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Mojang is set to give us a brand new Minecraft adventure to play through inspired by classic dungeon crawlers. Play it alone or with up to three of your friends, but we’ll be kept waiting until next year to get our hands on it. October 1, 2018 7:05AM EST October 1, 2018 PCMag reviews products…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech First Case Surfaces of Law Enforcement Forcing Suspect to Unlock iPhone With Face ID

Hexbyte – Science and Tech First Case Surfaces of Law Enforcement Forcing Suspect to Unlock iPhone With Face ID

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A Forbes report has highlighted the first known case of law enforcement forcing a suspect to unlock an iPhone using Face ID. The incident reportedly happened in August when federal agents obtained a warrant to search the house of a man in Columbus, Ohio, as part of a child abuse investigation. Apple marketing image for…