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Research Steep slopes on Mars reveal structure of buried ice
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The ice sheets extend from just below the surface to a depth of 100 meters or more and appear to contain distinct layers. In addition, any future exploration and settlement of Mars will rely on ice deposits such as these as a source of water.

Research Mario Tennis Aces Announced for Nintendo Switch
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At this morning's Nintendo Direct mini, The Big N showed off a new title in the Mario Tennis series, coming to Nintendo Switch . It's Nintendo's big release ahead of Easter 2018, so there's a lot riding on it. They were nearly always faster and more agile - and universally less ridiculous looking. Another platformer, Matt Makes Games' Celeste , will let you climb risky mountains on February 27.

Research Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Revealed in Detroit
Author: 0 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Revealed in Detroit

New to the now eight trim-level strong lineup are the sporty RST and LT Trailboss, which boosts the Silverado's Z71 off-road package with a two-inch lift, 33-inch tires, skid plates and a blacked out grille and bumpers. Both V8s will use a new technology called Dynamic Fuel Management which can shut down any number of cylinders between one and seven. For reference, the Ram's 3.0 liter EcoDiesel engine delivers just 10 HP and 20 lb-ft less than Ford's diesel equivalent.

Research Future Samsung devices will come with an unlocked FM radio chip
Author: 0 Future Samsung devices will come with an unlocked FM radio chip

Months after the FCC badgered Apple to do it , Samsung is finally unlocking the FM radio chip in its next smartphone models. Further reports indicate that the partnership will allow users a range of capabilities, including saving battery life while listening to the radio.

Research Ford Ranger Debuts With EcoBoost Engine
Author: 0 Ford Ranger Debuts With EcoBoost Engine

The 2018 Detroit Auto Show photo galleries are sponsored by Lexus. It will play catch-up to Chevy and GMC which have capitalized on a with their successful Colorado and Canyon models. There will be both two-wheel- and four-wheel-drive options. The truck sits on a high-strength steel frame with frame-mounted steel front and rear bumpers; the rear bumper has an integrated trailer hitch receiver.

Research PM congratulates ISRO team for the successful launch of its 100th satellite
Author: 0 PM congratulates ISRO team for the successful launch of its 100th satellite

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle ( PSLV ) has launched "Cartosat-2" series satellite along with 30 co-passenger satellite at 9.28 a.m. ISRO has also adopted an optimum sequence so as to avoid any kind of collisions. As the rocket flew against a sullen skyline, the smaller satellites from foreign vendors were placed in orbit, one after the other. The total weight of all the satellites is estimated around 1323 kg, as per ISRO's official website.

Research Wintry mix expected through Friday morning
Author: 0 Wintry mix expected through Friday morning

High temperatures that were in the 60s on Friday , will be replaced by below freezing temperatures for Saturday through Monday . Due to rainfall and melting snow, there is a Flood Watch in effect for much of New England starting at 6 a.m.

Research Lava Red Special Edition of OnePlus 5T Launched | Price in India & Specifications
Author: 0 Lava Red Special Edition of OnePlus 5T Launched | Price in India & Specifications

The OnePlus 5T Lava Red edition was the second option from OnePlus which the company offered a day after launching the base model of OnePlus 5T in Midnight Black color variant. It features a 6.01-inch full HD (2160x1080) AMOLED display with an 18:9 ratio, 2.5D curved glass and Corning Glass 5 for protection. OnePlus 5T is a 4G VoLTE-enabled device that supports dual-SIM (Nano) slots.

Research Delta IV Rocket Launches From California Coast
Author: 0 Delta IV Rocket Launches From California Coast

While details about the payload are classified, groups of amateur satellite trackers can use clues to narrow down the nature of the satellite, including its likely orbit and technology. Orbital ATK provided two 60-inch diameter Graphite Epoxy Motors (GEM 60) for the Delta IV rocket. These have been used on the Delta IV since its initial flight in 2002.

Research Zuma lists conditions for stepping down as president
Author: 0 Zuma lists conditions for stepping down as president

President Jacob Zuma has reportedly set a number of conditions which will need to be fulfilled before he steps down as South Africa's president. Zuma's second presidential term ends in 2019, but Ramaphosa could push for an earlier resignation.

Research Google Shares High-Performing Solutions to Spectre and Meltdown
Author: 0 Google Shares High-Performing Solutions to Spectre and Meltdown

Along with the performance hits, the patches can trigger system errors including the Blue Screen of Death in PCs running incompatible antivirus software or a small number AMD chips . Along with these patches comes the expectation of performance hits, and yesterday, Intel shared some benchmarks to show relative performance for a handful of recent Core i7 CPUs after its patches for Spectre and Meltdown were applied.

Research HTC U11 EYEs leaks with dual front-facing cameras
Author: 0 HTC U11 EYEs leaks with dual front-facing cameras

It will be offering an aspect ratio of 18:9 and Full HD+ resolution of 2,160 x 1,080 pixels. It still has the same curved glass design and will have black, silver and red color options. Like the U11 +, the U11 EYEs has its fingerprint scanner on the back. It further packs 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory and there is a microSD slot for expansion, although the limit is yet unknown.

Research Pornographic malware found in Android apps for kids
Author: 0 Pornographic malware found in Android apps for kids

It also meant to get users to buy worthless premium services, the researchers found. "We appreciate Check Point's work to help keep users safe". In an email, Check Point said Google is usually quite successful when blocking malware on the Play Store.

Research This Huge New TV Takes Up An Entire Wall
Author: 0 This Huge New TV Takes Up An Entire Wall

We covered this subject recently in a post on the future of QLED technology (essentially another name for the micro LED tech of " The Wall " TV ) and discussed how it might advance enough to replace OLED or conventional LCD displays to become the dominant type of display for most near-future TVs.

Research Roku is working on smart speakers and its own virtual assistant
Author: 0 Roku is working on smart speakers and its own virtual assistant

To help manufacturers incorporate the technology into their own products, Roku is providing reference designs for a smart speaker and soundbar. TCL is Roku's lead OEM partner and will announce its plans to offer the first device under the new programme at its press conference at CES on 8 January.

Research Vivo's on-display fingerprint scanner works great
Author: 0 Vivo's on-display fingerprint scanner works great

For now, the under-the-display fingerprint sensor works with only OLED displays. However, maybe you prefer fingerprint sensor over even a state-of-the-art face unlocking like Face ID, and you definitely want it in the front because you need to unlock the phone a billion times a day while it's laying on the desk, and you still want a huge display that takes up almost all the room from the front face of the phone.

Research Kesari: Parineeti Chopra bags lead role in Akshay Kumar film
Author: 0 Kesari: Parineeti Chopra bags lead role in Akshay Kumar film

PARINEETI CHOPRA! ". Karan Johar's announcement put all rumours and speculations to rest. This will be the first time that Pari collaborates with the Khiladi Kumar, and the second time that she collaborates with a superstar for any film ('Golmaal Again' had Ajay Devgn in the lead).