January 24, 2018

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Micromax Bharat-1 4G Phone Takes On The Jio Phone


In the Indian telecom industry, the "disruptive" entry of Reliance Jio is a great momentum behind the new-age telecom price war. Referred to as the "pataka phone" by Micromax , the Bharat 1 attempts to compete against the Reliance JioPhone with its offerings. Read More »

Facebook Launches Food Ordering Feature

Facebook believes that ordering food for takeout or delivery is supposed to be simple, but that somehow the process has become complicated. You can also read friends' meal reviews. The feature is now available in the U.S. only for iOS, Android, and desktop. Orders can be put for either take-out or delivery, and in the event that you as of now have a account, you can use your current login. Read More »

Early Diwali for D-Street as Sensex, Nifty enjoy record-high


Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct. 16: The Diwali week flagged off with record highs as the market witnessed a record high in the Sensex and Nifty, giving investors a reason to rejoice. Buying activity picked up momentum on positive economic data after industrial production grew to a 9-month high of 4.3 per cent in August while retail inflation came in at 3.28 per cent in September, unchanged from August. Read More »

Tesla Is Recalling 11000 Model X SUVs Due to a Seat Issue

The issue was traced to a latch that could cause the seat on the left side of the second row to fall forward in the event of an crash. No reports of issues or accidents relating to the problem have been reported. As it has in the past, the company says the voluntarily recall is being "out of an abundance of caution". Customers can choose to use the mobile service or to visit a service center, but either way, no new parts are necessary. Read More »

Your Amazon Alexa device can finally tell different voices apart


Now, Alexa can tell different users' voices apart, which means family members, for example, can play their own personalised Music Unlimited recommendations and shop without having to provide a confirmation code each time. Alexa is now able to recognize your voice for Flash Briefings and automatically skips stories you listened to from your feed. It would know, for instance, whose message you want it to read. Read More »

See The Heart-Warming Moment This 11-Year-Old Girl Was Adopted


The footage shows Tannah spontaneously jumping into the arms of the school's office manager Jackie Alexander, who received the good news from the girl's foster mom. "It resembled 'ah!' It resembled shouting", she said. "You get your forever family, '" Alexander said. "A moment needed after waking up to another morning of devastating news on t.v.but a sweet reminder today that life can be and still is handsome in spite of it all". Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 is now available in Europe via different retailers


In terms of camera, the Mi MIX features a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 sensor with 1.25-micron pixels. It will be also available through offline channels and Mi Home stores. What's more - the gold accent on the rear camera, fingerprint sensor, and the logo give it an even more stylish edge. So, it will be interesting to see whether Mi MIX 2 can entice people to buy premium smartphones from Xiaomi . Read More »

Wall Street hits another record high; Ford, GM higher


The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 14.72%, escalated to its 20 day moving average with figure of 8.90% and above its 200 day moving average with value 18.11%. Read More »

Gravitational wave discoverers win physics Nobel prize


The facilities were designed, built and are operated by the many dedicated staff at Caltech and MIT as well as at the LIGO stations in Hanford, Washington and Livingston, Louisiana. The researchers can don headphones and listen to the detectors' output if they want. "The beam must hit the mirrors precisely". The first detection in 2015 was made possible by a technical upgrade to Advanced LIGO (aLIGO), relying heavily on initial United Kingdom capital funding and on technical and ... Read More »

Google, Facebook help spread bad info after Las Vegas attack


A rush to quicker judgment might be a hallmark of the 24-hour cable news cycle or online reporting in general, but marketers do not want their ads appearing next to fake or otherwise inflammatory news, as that lack of credibility can be infectious and extend to the brand. Read More »

Meet the New 4K HDR Roku Streaming Stick+


The remote also features gaming buttons and includes a "remote finder" feature. It's capable of streaming 4K, 4K HDR , and HD content up to 60 frames per second. The company also introduced a 4K dongle, dubbed the Streaming Stick Plus, that can stream 4K and HDR with up to 60 fps. It's the only device in Roku's line-up that still includes an Ethernet port, and it also comes with a SD card slot for anyone wanting to download a lot of channels. Read More »

Your $800 iPhone 8 Plus has $290 worth of components in it


Let's go over both factors. All of the above are good reasons to buy the iPhone 8 Plus. And that iPhone is neither the iPhone 8 nor the 8 Plus . Apple is known for doing more with less, which usually applies to its custom system-on-chip (in this case, an A11 Bionic chip). Amid the uncertainty, AAPL stock is now down over 8% from its September 1 pre-iPhone event high. Read More »

Fortnite (unofficially) supports cross-play across PC, PS4, and Xbox One


Xbox Live is the only network that allows spaces in gamertags. And then yet another - as a Dad and son played together : Dad on Xbox One , son on PS4. It was a charming picture, but raised a lot of questions among the community-why wasn't this great feature announced? "We had a configuration issue and it has now been corrected", a representative told the website via email. Read More »

Volkswagen's Entire Car Range Is Going Electric By 2030


It is supposed to mark the new styling direction for future Skoda models, and if we were on Volkswagen's payroll working in the design department, we'd be anxious. Loading is made easy by voice activated sliding rear doors that fully retract back to the rear, and front doors that open to a 90-degree angle. While the internal combustion engine has not ceased to exist, it is expected to be converted into a complete electric model, as the firm continues exploration into all energy sources, ... Read More »

Xiaomi has announced a competitor to the MacBook Pro


The multi-touch touchpad of the Mi Notebook Pro boasts an integrated fingerprint reader which is compatible Microsoft's Windows Hello biometric authentication service and seemingly works in a swift and reliable manner, according to our limited testing. Read More »

Over 150 animals rescued from Hurricane Harvey brought to Lebanon


The animals were in shelters before Harvey hit, but they needed to be moved to make room for hundreds of animals lost and stranded during the natural disaster. "At HSUS, we care about all animals, and that includes animals raised for food", Dr Vest said. "Don't leave animals unattended anywhere they can run off", according to the FDEM. Read More »

Cummins undercuts Tesla with its new all-electric semi truck


The AEOS Concept Class 7 Urban Hauler EV is equipped with Cummins state-of-the art battery pack, which the company says redefines energy-efficiency and density capabilities for the EV market. The weight of the electric powertrain is roughly equal to that of the engine, aftertreatment, transmission and fuel tank. Cummins does not plan to assemble the trucks, but instead views itself as a supplier of the battery and driveline system. Read More »

YouTube gets a new logo and adds new features to mobile app


Heads up, YouTube fans: The Google-owned video-sharing service on Tuesday announced a number of new features for its mobile apps and desktop site. The mobile app is seeing some changes and new features, too. As well, users will find the video player soon adjusts itself to match the side of the video - so it will expand for a horizontal video, shrink for a square video, etc, eliminating the annoying black bars. Read More »

Far out! Space X successfully launches another rocket- and lands it!


The rocket's only payload, the Formosat-5 remote sensing satellite, separated from the upper stage a little more than 11 minutes after launch . Taiwan's Central News Agency quoted American Institute in Taiwan chairman James Moriarty as saying yesterday's successful launch could present the possibility of future scientific collaborations between Taiwan and the US. Read More »

US Navy removes 7th Fleet commander Joseph Aucoin after collisions


Ships, equipment and aircraft from the American, Indonesian, Malaysian and Singapore navies have been involved in the search for the 10 missing sailors. The US Navy is set to remove the commander of the 7 fleet from duty after four embarrassing incidents this year, including the latest deadly collision of a warship. Read More »

Apple's next self-driving phase is an employee shuttle


The company has been working on its automotive technology under the internal code name "Project Titan" since at least 2014, and once meant to build its own vehicle from start to finish, creating a true " Apple Car ". It follows complications over the last few years, including shifting priorities, unrealistic deadlines and lack of a clear vision for the end product. Read More »