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Almost 5,000 killed by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, new study estimates

Almost 5,000 killed by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, new study estimates

The Harvard University-led study was based on a survey of 3300 households that was compared with official figures to determine how many excess deaths took place up to the end of a year ago. "As the world knows, the magnitude of this tragic disaster caused by Hurricane Maria resulted in many fatalities", Carlos Mercader, executive director of the Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration, said in the government statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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IOS 11.4 adds stereo pairing and AirPlay 2 multi-room audio support

IOS 11.4 adds stereo pairing and AirPlay 2 multi-room audio support

The new iOS build also includes AirPlay 2. First expected a year ago, but then delayed, the system allow messages, photos, and other attachments sent through Apple's Messages system to be stored in iCloud. But another key feature in iOS is the long-expected addition of Messages in iCloud , which syncs across all devices and deletes iMessages across everything, so you won't get quite as spammed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Puerto Rico hurricane death toll 70 times higher than official government estimate

Chan School of Public Health and other institutions. Per the study, it is especially challenging to tally death tolls after disasters like Hurricane Maria when infrastructure and health resources have fallen apart. Because the number of households surveyed was relatively small in comparison to the population's size, the true number of deaths beyond what was expected could range from about 800 to more than 8,000 people, the researchers' calculations show. Consulte Mais Informação

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How to make sure your Amazon Echo doesn't send secret recordings

How to make sure your Amazon Echo doesn't send secret recordings

The mother of the family, only identified as Danielle, said: "My husband and I would joke and say, 'I'd bet these devices are listening to what we're saying , '" she clarified that the device never stated that it was recording the family. Search in the Alexa FAQ on Amazon for detailed instructions. "Echo woke up due to a word in background conversation sounding like "Alexa", Amazon said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rumour: Mega Man 11 Rocks Up on 3rd October

No further details are available at this time and Capcom hasn't officially confirmed the date but the company did provide a "late 2018" release window when Mega Man 11 was announced last December. It's a good thing that the screenshot of the listing was preserved as well since the listing has now been taken down. The PlayStation Store might be the one reference here that let fly the release date a bit too soon, but the game's not limited to that platform. Consulte Mais Informação

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Valve facing backlash over school shooting game on Steam

Valve facing backlash over school shooting game on Steam

Players can assume the role of the shooter himself, or play as an elite SWAT team member tasked with neutralizing him. The game's developer, Acid , insists that it's all fun and games and is not to be taken seriously. The game is set for release on Steam, the largest digital store for PC games with more than 125 million users. " Active Shooter " looks like a lot of other video games today. Consulte Mais Informação

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