IPhone 8 Plus teardown reveals it costs around Rs 19000 to manufacture

The iPhone 8 Plus starts at $799, which is $30 higher than that of the iPhone 7 Plus at launch. As per the listing the iPhone 8 came with 1821mAh battery while its bigger sibling came with 2675mAh battery. It comes with three core GPU. And t... More..

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Dyson is building an electric vehicle - here's what we know so far
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Dyson is building an electric vehicle - here's what we know so far

Dyson also gave his company a deadline, promising that the vehicle will launch by 2020, and will be a "battery electric". I believed that electrically powered vehicles would solve the vehicle pollution problem...More..

Subaru Drops Two More STi Awesome Models for Japan Only
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Subaru Drops Two More STi Awesome Models for Japan Only

Clearly an aggressive looking saloon vehicle, the VIZIV Performance, it looks to use rear-view cameras instead of door mirrors (although that's a regular concept thing), but it's also expected to preview Sub...More..

Airtel Offers 4GB Data Per Day For 28 Days For Rs 999
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Airtel Offers 4GB Data Per Day For 28 Days For Rs 999

The Rs. 509 Jio plan comes with 112GB data, but offers only 2GB data per day and validity of 56 days. As per the telecom company's website, the new scheme, "Bonus 30 GB", is offering 30 GBs of data including ...More..

Deloitte becomes the latest victim of cyber-attack
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Deloitte becomes the latest victim of cyber-attack

It is thought that as well as emails (complete with sensitive security and design details in attachments), the hackers may have also accessed usernames, passwords, IP addresses, architectural diagrams for busin...More..

Reliance JIO Phone Delivery Started - You can Check Order Tracking Status Here
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Reliance JIO Phone Delivery Started - You can Check Order Tracking Status Here

Reliance on August 24, 2017, had started taking preorders for JioPhone and as per some media reports , the company has to dispatch it. The fascinated buyers who booked the phones got an opportunity of a refu...More..

China announces imposition of oil sanctions on North Korea from Oct 1
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

China announces imposition of oil sanctions on North Korea from Oct 1

On Friday, Donald Trump called the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a "madman", a day after which Kim dubbed him a "mentally deranged USA dotard" who would face the "highest level of hard-line countermeasure in ...More..

Charles Bradley, late-blooming United States soul great, dead at 68
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Charles Bradley, late-blooming United States soul great, dead at 68

He released three albums for that label, 2011's No Time For Dreaming , 2013's Victim of Love , and 2016's Changes . "So Much Soul", Roots drummer Questlove captioned a black-and-white photo of Bradley on Ins...More..

How a Satellite Just Used Earth Like a Slingshot
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

How a Satellite Just Used Earth Like a Slingshot

The Earth's gravity altered the spacecraft's direction and helped propel it towards the Bennu asteroid without using excess fuel, NASA said . As a result of the flyby, the velocity change to the spacecra...More..

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale: 1.3 Million Smartphones Sold In 20 Hours
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale: 1.3 Million Smartphones Sold In 20 Hours

The iPhone X is not available in India . Apart from announcing a special tariff plan for the Apple iPhone 8, the latest entrant in the telecom sector has also unveiled a plan where you can get the new iPhone 8...More..

Rockstar has a Red Dead Redemption 2 reveal for next week
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Rockstar has a Red Dead Redemption 2 reveal for next week

More specifically, only six days away. The company behind the game didn't reveal much, but did tweet out the cryptic photo above, promising something would come on Thursday at 11 am EST. With little else to...More..

Analysts weigh in on AMD's Tesla collaboration
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Analysts weigh in on AMD's Tesla collaboration

That doesn't totally preclude AMD, which declined to comment on the report. Steves also doesn't think that the AMD-Tesla chip will even replace Nvidia at Tesla. Analysts are increasingly more bullish on A...More..

Google confirms buying HTC's mobile division team for $1.1 billion
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Google confirms buying HTC's mobile division team for $1.1 billion

The deal also includes "non-exclusive" intellectual property licences for HTC's suite of patents and other related smartphone hardware and software tech, which will be crucial for Google to avoid any potentia...More..

IOS 11 deals a blow to Uber's creepy location tracking habit
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

IOS 11 deals a blow to Uber's creepy location tracking habit

Uber's app uses location tracking to steer drivers your way when you request a ride, so you don't have to manually enter an address. "In iOS 11 and later, when you toggle the Wi-Fi or Bluetooth buttons in Con...More..

Arunachal Press bodies condemn brutal killing of Shantanu Bhowmik
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Arunachal Press bodies condemn brutal killing of Shantanu Bhowmik

Tripura DIG Arindam Nath said four IPFT members have been arrested in connection with the incident. Two weeks ago, Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh was brutally murdered by unknown assailants in Bangalore....More..

SEC: hackers may have traded on 'insider' corporate info
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

SEC: hackers may have traded on 'insider' corporate info

The SEC has had other issues with Edgar , including people posting phony takeover offers and other hoaxes on the system that have temporarily driven up companies' share prices. The Securities and Exchange Com...More..

Facebook will turn over ads bought by Russian agency to Congress
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Facebook will turn over ads bought by Russian agency to Congress

The social media giant also said it will make political advertising on its platform more "transparent". "Those are democratic values and I don't want anyone to use our tools to undermine democracy. "We are li...More..

Fortnite's 100-player Battle Royale mode is free for everyone next week
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fortnite's 100-player Battle Royale mode is free for everyone next week

The hugely popular survival shooter pits a huge mass of players against each other on a giant island with the aim of being the last one standing. So, what's the catch? "At some point in the future", write...More..

Incumbent telcos oppose TRAI's decision of reducing IUC to 6 paise
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Incumbent telcos oppose TRAI's decision of reducing IUC to 6 paise

Newcomer Reliance Jio today rubbished charges that it stood to gain from the cut in call connect rates, saying cost of voice calls had slid to a fraction of a paisa and customers should enjoy the advantage. W...More..

Jose set to batter East Coast with heavy rain, coastal flooding
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Jose set to batter East Coast with heavy rain, coastal flooding

The storm had winds of 85 miles per hour with gusts up to 105 miles per hour Sunday night. The eye of the storm is said to be 100 miles east of Martinique. Jose is forecast to continue its easterly trek on ...More..

Flipkart rolls out new features on its mobile app
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Flipkart rolls out new features on its mobile app

While Flipkart has begun is grand festival sale , the smartphone users have to wait till tomorrow for the deals. The upcoming Amazon sale offer is nonetheless going to create a lot of difference in the se...More..

OECD revises up Japan's 2018 growth forecast to 1.2 percent
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

OECD revises up Japan's 2018 growth forecast to 1.2 percent

The OECD predicted better than expected growth in Russian Federation - 2% rather than 1.4% this year and 2.1% rather than 1.6% next year. The Canadian economy has consistently beat analysts' expectations this...More..

Toys 'R' Us Filing For Bankruptcy, Are We Welcoming The iPad Domination?
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Toys 'R' Us Filing For Bankruptcy, Are We Welcoming The iPad Domination?

Amazon's recent acquisition of high-end grocer Whole Foods Markets Inc stirred speculation that the online giant will use its pricing power and huge reach among U.S. Its Canadian unit intends to seek protecti...More..

FT: Amazon Trying Alexa Smart Glasses
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

FT: Amazon Trying Alexa Smart Glasses

The glasses will also allow the user to hear Alexa without having to use headphones. Smart AR glasses could expand Amazon's smart home strategy, and Amazon is also working on a home security camera system...More..

Google will reportedly announce Google Home Mini on 4 October
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Google will reportedly announce Google Home Mini on 4 October

The rest of the back, which also contains its fingerprint sensor, will be colored either in a slightly grayer color, or in white. The "black and white" color gets a little insane, with a white body, black glass...More..

The most expensive Huawei flagship will cost more than Apple's iPhone X
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The most expensive Huawei flagship will cost more than Apple's iPhone X

It also talks about a fingerprint sensor on the back panel of the phone. The device comes with 18:9 aspect ratio, as promised by Huawei . Recently, a leaked photo of this smartphone showed that Mate Pro will...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

TODAY'S MUST SEE: Sean Spicer 'wins' the Emmys

The Toronto author, who donned a bright red kimono, received a standing ovation as she joined the show's team onstage to help accept the trophy for best drama series . Then there was host Stephen Colbert's ...More..

WaPo: Interior Secretary Zinke Calls For Shrinking At Least 4 National Monuments
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

WaPo: Interior Secretary Zinke Calls For Shrinking At Least 4 National Monuments

Screenshots of the document, labeled as "Draft Deliberative - Not for Distribution", were released Sunday night . His review doesn't include specific details or boundary changes to either monument. On this p...More..

by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Nintendo Switch OS Reportedly Contains NES Emulator

This feature, as well as the motion controls, are exclusive to the Nintendo Switch version, but remember that DLC is not included. The game , and its accompanying NES emulator, has been present in every ve...More..

You can finally disable the Bixby button on your Samsung phone
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

You can finally disable the Bixby button on your Samsung phone

That, unfortunately, left the Bixby button as merely a quick launch for Bixby Home, which housed some basic information from your calendar and news feed. That change rendered the button useless to anyone no...More..