Scinotions

Your daily dose of Science and Tech

A Professor of Physics from Germany claims that The Big Bang Theory needs a revision

So far, most scientists agree to the theory that claims that our Universe began with a large explosion, followed by a continuous expansion. Now, a professor of Physics at Institute for Theoretical Physics at Heidelberg University in Germany claims that The Big Bang Theory needs a revision. In his paper called "A Universe Without Expansion", Christof Wetterich writes that the Universe could begin to shrink because of radiation and matter....

Samsung Officialy Announced Samsung Hennessey Dual Screen Flip Phone

Samsung Hennessy is a dual-SIM, dual touch smartphone that was launched officially in China. The device has two 3.3 inch touch screens, each with a resolution of 320x480 pixels, and it is quite thick and quite heavy. The gadget has dimensions of 110.85 x 59.3 x 18.62mm and weighs 208 grams. Even if the screens' resolution is not that impressive, the phone has a quad-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, a battery with a capacity of...

How to download Windows 8.1 for free

According to Windows Blog, Windows 8.1 will be available for download on October 18, 2013. Starting with that day, the update can be downloaded for free from the Windows Store. At that time, Windows 8.1 will already be installed on the new gadgets that features Windows OS. Windows 8.1 follows the overall vision started with Windows 8 and it is an example of Microsoft's commitment to innovation and continuous improvement, at least that's what the...