Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | UPDATE: Rocket launch scheduled for Saturday night is canceled once again • Long Beach Post – Long Beach Post

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | UPDATE: Rocket launch scheduled for Saturday night is canceled once again • Long Beach Post – Long Beach Post

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UPDATE: DEC. 8, 8:40 PM | The launch of a rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base was delayed once again Saturday night. The United Launch Alliance’s Delta IV Heavy rocket was set to take off at 8:15 p.m. Saturday carrying a secretive satellite for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office, but a last-second problem forced it to stop. “A hold…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Probe on far side of moon – Asean Plus – The Star Online

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Probe on far side of moon – Asean Plus – The Star Online

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BEIJING: China launched a rover destined to land on the far side of the moon, a global first that would boost Beijing’s ambitions to become a space superpower, state media said. The Chang’e-4 lunar probe mission – named after the moon goddess in Chinese mythology – launched early yesterday on a Long March 3B rocket…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google Home v Apple HomePod v Amazon Echo: pick your smart speaker for Xmas – The Australian Financial Review

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google Home v Apple HomePod v Amazon Echo: pick your smart speaker for Xmas – The Australian Financial Review

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HomeTechnologyBy Peter MoonUpdated 10 Dec 2018 — 3:51 PM, first published at 11:45 AMIt’s been the year of the smart speaker, and if retailers thought they were a fast mover last Christmas, they ain’t seen nothing yet. With more brands, more models and more smarts on offer, Santa’s already swapped out his “Ho, ho ho”…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Essential buys the company behind Newton Mail – Engadget

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Essential buys the company behind Newton Mail – Engadget

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This doesn’t necessarily herald the revival of Newton Mail. While it had clever features (such as resurfacing unanswered emails and recalling sent messages), it had roughly 40,000 paid subscribers — and some of its features were available for free through competitors like Google’s Gmail. However, it does hint that Essential might be looking for more…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Random: Avoid Water If You’re Playing As One Of These Fighters In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Nintendo Life

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Random: Avoid Water If You’re Playing As One Of These Fighters In Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Nintendo Life

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Struggling to stay afloat by Liam Doolan 3 hours agoSince the release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate last week, more and more fans have apparently started to realise how certain fighters in the latest entry take water damage. If you play Splatoon 2, you’ll know how water is lethal to Inklings when they make contact…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech AMD Ryzen 9 3850X: Zen 2 with 16C/32T at 5.1GHz for $499 – TweakTown

Hexbyte – Science and Tech AMD Ryzen 9 3850X: Zen 2 with 16C/32T at 5.1GHz for $499 – TweakTown

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AMD has been in the rumor mill the last few days, with Navi GPU leaks teasing GeForce RTX 2080 performance for $249 thanks to the magic of 7nm, and now we’re hearing about the Ryzen 3000 series which sounds even crazier than the Navi rumors. AdoredTV is behind the leaks for the next-gen Ryzen 3000…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech AMD’s next-gen Navi rumor: RTX 2080 performance for $249 – TweakTown

Hexbyte – Science and Tech AMD’s next-gen Navi rumor: RTX 2080 performance for $249 – TweakTown

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So, I’ve been in Hawaii for Qualcomm’s annual Snapdragon Summit and saw these rumors break while I was enjoying the lifestyle that Maui has to offer, but wanted to wait until I was home and in front of my workstation to get all of my thoughts ready for this rumor. A few days ago various…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Mobvoi’s TicWatch C2 now available for purchase in the US – Android Community

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Mobvoi’s TicWatch C2 now available for purchase in the US – Android Community

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If you want most of the features that premium smartwatch brands like Samsung or Apple offer but at a much affordable price, there are brands out there that can give you that. One of those is China-based and Google-backed brand Mobvoi. Last October, they announced their TicWatch C2 and now finally, it is available for…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Applies For Metroid: Other M And Super Mario Galaxy Smartphone-Related Trademarks – Nintendo Life

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Applies For Metroid: Other M And Super Mario Galaxy Smartphone-Related Trademarks – Nintendo Life

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Download and video game trademarks included by Liam Doolan 5 hours agoNintendo Co, Ltd. has applied for trademarks for Metroid: Other M and Super Mario Galaxy. Once again, these trademarks cover all bases – making reference to ‘program for home video game machine’, downloadable video game program’, and ‘program for smartphone’. In recent times, Nintendo…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Apple releases its first Beddit sleep monitoring device – Engadget

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Apple releases its first Beddit sleep monitoring device – Engadget

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Apple hasn’t ditched, killed or forgotten Beddit. The tech giant has finally released the first Beddit sleep monitoring device since it purchased the company in early 2017, and it’s now available for purchase from its website. Just like the company’s previous devices, the new one is a thin sensor strip you need to place under…