Monday August 20-th, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus with Snapdragon 625 SoC launched in China Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus with Snapdragon 625 SoC launched in China

Xiaomi, couple of days after keeping its Redmi Y1 and the Y1 Lite on sale on Amazon India, is now making them available for a limited time once again. The smartphone is expected to retain the same FHD+ 1080 x 2160 pixel screen resolution as its pre...

Vivo phone may feature in-screen fingerprint sensor in 2018 Vivo phone may feature in-screen fingerprint sensor in 2018

Vivo has been experimenting with phones with in-screen fingerprint sensors for some time now. Moorhead was also able to try out the technology for himself and shared his experience. Vivo also made headlines back in June when it demonstrated an in-di...

Google X to Bring High-Speed Internet to Andhra Pradesh Google X to Bring High-Speed Internet to Andhra Pradesh

Google X is planning to establish the Development Center in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh , which will be its first advancement centre outside the United State of America. "FSOC boxes can simply be placed kilometers apart on roofs or towers, with t...

Facebook to test pre-video ads in monetization update Facebook to test pre-video ads in monetization update

The posts are ranked by a complex algorithm-based ranking system that determines which posts appear first. Facebook today revealed several updates to its advertising policies concerning videos. Pre-roll ads are commonly used to support online vid...

Samsung may launch its own smart speaker by Q2 of next year

Unsurprisingly, it will reportedly run Bixby , Samsung's personal assistant rivaling Siri and Alexa, and may be priced at $200. Initially, Samsung had thought of including a screen in its smart speaker. A month after that , though, and Samsung said ...

Apple's all-new iMac Pro now available, orders arriving December 27th

As ridiculous as these prices might seem, it appears that iMac Pro's $5,000 base config might not be that overpriced. The iMac Pro is now available on the Malaysian Apple online store. The new color grading tools introduced with Final Cut Pro X ...

Interim Giants GM wants to see Davis Webb play Interim Giants GM wants to see Davis Webb play

He has taken some reps on defense and special teams at practice this week. He's been practicing with the second team this week and interim head coach Steve Spagnuolo did not guarantee that he will play against the Eagles on Sunday. Collins, one o...

Pokémon Crystal Will Get A Physical Release In Japan And Europe Pokémon Crystal Will Get A Physical Release In Japan And Europe

Like previous Pokemon releases on Virtual Console, players will be able to transfer their Pokemon in Crystal to the Pokemon Bank , which can then be transferred to current releases. It's not clear what the encounter entails, but it comes onc...

Nokia 6 (2018) Release Date & Specification Rumours Nokia 6 (2018) Release Date & Specification Rumours

Those rumors got a lot more traction recently when the Nokia 6 (2018) with model number "TA-1054" was spotted at TENAA , China's regulatory authority. The Nokia 6 (2018 ) will come with dual-SIM support like the original version and could run...

Google expands reach of Assistant as it fights for smart home domination Google expands reach of Assistant as it fights for smart home domination

Earlier this year , the tech giant introduced its voice assistant to Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Google Play Services . Now people with Android tablets and phones with older versions of Android can access Google Assistant .

Google finally gives more Android phones their own Assistant Google finally gives more Android phones their own Assistant

Now all the people who are using smartphones running Android Lollipop will get Google Assistant very soon in their devices. However, it's only rolling out to tablet users with the language set to English in the US. You will have to launch the...

Apple confirms acquisition of music identification app Shazam Apple confirms acquisition of music identification app Shazam

Apple didn't disclose financial terms of the deal, but media reports have pegged the purchase price at US$400 million, making it one of Apple's biggest acquisitions in years. As consumers come to expect personalized music recommendations and play...

Apple's iMac Pro Now Available, Starts at $4999

Perhaps the biggest feature of note with the update to Final Cut Pro X is the addition of 360-degree VR video editing. Apple T2 Chip iMac Pro brings a new level of integration and security to the Mac with the T2 chip, Apple's second generation cus...

Honor 9 Lite set for December 21 launch Honor 9 Lite set for December 21 launch

The invite hints at the existence of artificial intelligence technologies in Honor 9 Lite. Enjoy 7s 's 32 GB and 64 GB variants are believed to feature RAM of 3 GB and 4 GB respectively. Display: We have to mention this in the third point, however, ...

Fiat Punto fails safety test: Raises Serious Safety Concerns Fiat Punto fails safety test: Raises Serious Safety Concerns

Punto got good crash-test results when launched in 2005. Matthew Avery from Thatcham Research, which plays a pivotal role in Euro NCAP assessments, told Auto Express that while the Punto is not a risky vehicle: "Given its £11,000 starting price, ...

Google Maps Go is the latest lightweight Android app Google Maps Go is the latest lightweight Android app

Google says that devices running Android Go open 15 percent faster compared to other versions of Android . Talking about the new Google Maps Go app , as per the listing it will be available exclusively for Android phones running Android 4.1 or ...

Oldest living shark, born in 1500s, discovered in North Atlantic Ocean Oldest living shark, born in 1500s, discovered in North Atlantic Ocean

The ancient shark weighs more than one ton and dwells in -1C to 10C waters and can swim up to 7,200 ft deep into the waters. They also grow at a rate of one centimetre a year, enabling scientists to determine their age by measuring their size.

Scientists to investigate if cigar-shaped asteroid could be an alien spacecraft Scientists to investigate if cigar-shaped asteroid could be an alien spacecraft

Last month, for the first time ever, astronomers spotted an object which had entered our Solar System from interstellar space - a unusual "cigar" up to 1,200ft long. Most intriguingly, it is the wrong shape for an asteroid - they are typically ro...

Sensex up 117 points on value-buying ahead of Gujarat exit polls Sensex up 117 points on value-buying ahead of Gujarat exit polls

At 3.30 PM: Sensex closed 193 points up or 0.59% to 33,246.70 while the wider Nifty too ended on a positive note after closing 59 points up or 0.58% to 10,252.10. Domestic institutional investors (DIIs) sold shares to the tune of Rs 853.67 crore wh...

Soyuz MS-05 with crew undocks space station, heads for Earth Soyuz MS-05 with crew undocks space station, heads for Earth

A Russian Soyuz capsule containing Nasa's Randy Bresnik , Russia's Sergey Ryazanskiy and Paolo Nespoli of the European Space Agency descended under a red-and-white parachute and landed on schedule at 2:37pm local time on the vast steppes outside...

Announcing the December Update to Lightroom Announcing the December Update to Lightroom

The shortcuts are selfie, Lightroom camera, and add photos. Lightroom CC is getting a Tone Curve tool that lets photographers have precise control over tonality, contrast, and color balance. Lightroom has also introduced a new full screen view...

Bing AI features add Reddit posts, multiple perspectives to search results Bing AI features add Reddit posts, multiple perspectives to search results

Microsoft unveiled a handful of new intelligent search features for Bing at an event held in San Francisco today. Microsoft also is working to make Bing at helping people find information, even when they aren't exactly sure how to search for it.

Crytek is Suing the Developers of Star Citizen for Breaching CryEngine Copyright

Crytek claims that CIG broke its promise to use the CryEngine platform exclusively for development, promote the platform from within the game, collaborate with Crytek on CryEngine development, and to ensure the protection of Crytek's intellectual pro...

Nokia 9 Won't Focus On USA - At Least Temporarily

GSMArena has reported this with a couple of snapshots which shows the company's new flagship phone with Nokia 9 . Like the Nokia 2, the smartphone might just offer software navigation keys instead of hardware buttons on the original Nokia 6 ...

Colton Haynes to return to Arrow for short arc Colton Haynes to return to Arrow for short arc

The reasons for Roy's return to Star City has been revealed in a statement by executive producers Marc Guggenheim and Wendy Mericle who said: "Roy is called back to Star City to help resolve an urgent matter with high stakes for the team".

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