Night side of tidally-locked super-Earth LHS 3844b may be littered with volcanoes, study claims- Technology News, Firstpost

FP TrendingMar 05, 2021 20:30:46 IST LHS 3844b is an exoplanet that was discovered in 2018 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). Now, a latest research conducted by the researchers at the University of Bern has shown that the nightside of the planet is tectonically active, reported SciNews. […]

VW Trinity Project Teased: Flagship Electric Sedan To Set New Standards In Range, Charging Speeds

VW has dropped the first teaser sketch of the Trinity Project, the carmaker’s flagship electric sedan that promises to set new standards in terms of range, charging speed, and software. The teaser sketch shows the outline of an aggressively-styled fastback, showing similarities with the I.D. Vizzion concept VW revealed back in 2018. The production of […]

Nearby super-Earth Gliese 486b could help scientists better understand alien atmospheres- Technology News, Firstpost

FP TrendingMar 05, 2021 19:55:25 IST An interesting discovery by astronomers reported in a recent study could go a long way in help scientists find worlds that have an environment similar to Earth’s. An exoplanet dubbed Gliese 486b was recently discovered orbiting its star, Gliese 486. Roughly one-fifth of the sun’s mass and thrice the size of Earth (also, falling under the ‘super-Earth’ category of exoplanets), it is […]

Fastrack Reflex 3.0 fitness band, Reflex 2C Pay, Reflex Tunes launched in India- Technology News, Firstpost

FP TrendingMar 05, 2021 19:47:32 IST Fastrack has launched three new products under its Fastrack Reflex portfolio in India. The new lineup includes Fastrack Reflex 3.0 fitness band, a contactless payment solution called Fastrack Reflex 2C Pay, and Fastrack Reflex Tunes which marks Fastrack’s entry into the audio segment. Fastrack Reflex 3.0 The smart band Reflex 3.0 […]

Four 300-year-old letters from the Brienne Collection is virtually unfolded, read- Technology News, Firstpost

FP TrendingMar 05, 2021 19:06:39 IST A team of scientists have scanned four letters that were sealed for the last 300 years using an X-ray microtomography scanner. The letters were from the Brienne Collection, which was a trunk filled with 2,571 unopened letters. The trunk belonged to a postmaster and postmistress couple — Simon and […]

Jaguar Land Rover CEO Admits Reliability Issues Have Cost The Company 100,000 Sales Per Year

The newly-appointed chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover has addressed the company’s quality issues and revealed the extent to which they have impacted its sales. During a recent investor’s call, Thierry Bollore said that the company has made “dramatic improvements” on reliability. He did, however, acknowledge that “the dissatisfaction of our customers was really detrimental […]