Sci-tech

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:32

Overall, shareholders of the technology firm lost Rs22,519.50 crore after the sell-off triggered by Sikka's unexpected resignation. Last year, Infosys board members made a decision to extend Sikka's tenure as CEO by two years to 2021, crediting him with placing India's second-largest software services firm back on the growth path.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:29

Tamil Nadu students have sought a Supreme Court directive to push the state government to start the counselling process for medical college aspirants soon. Tamil Nadu, which had initially sought permanent exemption from NEET and passed two Bills in the Assembly, later made efforts to be out of its ambit for at least a year or two.

by | August 19, 2017 | 04:15

The phone will be available to purchase in Blue and Matte Black color variants. As of now, the Chinese company has not made any announcement regarding the global availability of the smartphone. Coolpad's latest mid-range smartphone is powered by Android 7.0 Nougat with the new Cool UI 8.0 to keep things refreshed. The chipset is paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of non-expandable internal storage space.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:33

Apple is expected to launch the new smartwatch alongside next generation iPhones in September. However, KGI Securities analyst and Apple tipster Ming-Chi Kuo in his latest note has rubbished these claims, reports Mac Rumours. He says that the feature is "feasible" but the company should first improve the 'user experience of data transmission.' As a result, the Apple Watch 3 may not include the feature, at least this year.

by | August 19, 2017 | 03:15

Here, iOS users can switch on Auto Call, which automatically calls the local emergency services number after the fifth press of the lock button. The Touch ID fingerprint scanner will only be available to use once the user enters their passcode.

by | August 19, 2017 | 02:58

Trump said at a combative news conference on Tuesday that both sides were to blame for the violence and that there were "very fine people" on both sides, including among the neo-Nazi and white-supremacist groups. "I will say that we're at a point where there needs to be radical changes that take place at the White House itself". President Trump is alienating congressional Republicans who might otherwise be his biggest defenders in the ongoing probe of the Trump campaign's ties to Russian ...

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:45

Depth sensing isn't new to smartphones and tablets, first seeing significant use in Google's Project Tango and Intel's RealSense Technology . "The introduction of our second generation Spectra ISP will advance computational photography, video recording, and computer vision applications that require accurate motion tracking, all being processed efficiently on our digital signal processor (DSP)".

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:45

Underneath, there is the Snapdragon 835 chipset paired with Adreno 540 GPU and 6GB RAM. The device comes with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. The smartphone is powered by an unnamed Qualcomm chipset, probably the Snapdragon 430 SoC, and has 4GB of RAM. In fact, both come equipped with a very big 5,000 mAh battery packs, dual rear cameras , and 5.5-inch LCD displays.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:42

At 2:00AM Thursday 24 August, Blizzard will ramp things up with the Blizzard Reveal Ceremony , showing off a new Overwatch animated short along with other surprise announcements for the rest of the studio's games. Last year, the team also showed an animated short with The Last Bastion . Also at the show is new content for Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm , more information on WoW patch 7.3 and playable builds of all of Blizzard's games.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:25

For their most devoted fans, Microsoft offers the Xbox One Insider Program. Unfortunately, games made in the Creators Program won't be able to use Achievements, Gamerscore, or internet multiplayer, although they can access the full range of social features available through Xbox Live.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:05

With all these features, it means that Google is aiming at developing markets like India, where internet connectivity is not as speedy as in the developed markets like the US. It is specifically created to offer users instant access to options such as "news", "weather", and "nearby", along with image search , offline pages, and bookmarked pages.

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:00

In PS4 update 5.0, you'll finally be able to silence those annoying pop-ups while you're watching TV or movies. Sony also announced that select users who are part of the beta program will be able to try out the beta version of the 5.0 system update .

by | August 18, 2017 | 01:01

The two high-powered fighters will apparently be separate characters, not in-fight transformations. Along with confirmed fighters, a story mode involving Android 16 was also revealed in the magazine that would be centered around the Android.

by | August 18, 2017 | 00:24

I was less aware of the first game's sequels which landed in 2009 and 2011 respectively, however while the incoming venture will provide suitable nods to its forerunners, it tells a "totally independent and new story ". Jan Theysen, Creative Director KING Art Games. The gameplay has been re-imagined and will now focus on the investigation of the nightmarish visions that protagonist David Gordon has, slowly examining his psychological distress and disintegration over the course of the story.

by | August 18, 2017 | 00:25

Media reports that the first class cricketer was part of the Fakhar Zaman Academy and had played four List A matches and represented the team Quetta bears in T20 format. He died two days later in a Sydney hospital. Peshawar Zalmi pledged support to the family of cricketer Zubair, who died in Multan after being hit by ball.

by | August 18, 2017 | 00:24

Now, after being officially approved by the FCC, the Xbox One X is nearly ready to be pre-ordered. Unlike Sony, who has mandated that every game released should support the upgraded PS4 Pro, Microsoft is being a lot more laid back about letting developers choose to support the Xbox One X .

by | August 17, 2017 | 10:26

Now, an FCC filing has confirmed that not only will the Taiwanese company be building the smaller handset, but it will also boast a feature found in one of the firm's other smartphones: a squeezable frame. The Settings menu featured in the filing also resembles that of stock Android and not of the Sense skin of HTC . The Pixel 2 could have the same two-tone metal and glass back like we saw in Google Pixel .

by | August 17, 2017 | 09:59

The chipmaking giant has promised that when Cannon Lake CPUs will be launched, they'll be a generation ahead of rivals like Samsung. There were some unexpected hurdles in the manufacturing process. While this is mostly speculation, Intel has publicly claimed that its Coffee Lake processors will be 15 to 30 per cent faster than its previous generation Kaby Lake chips.

by | August 17, 2017 | 09:43

Samsung has been forced to implement another recall for phones at risk of overheating. The refurbishment program was managed by them and it was independent of Samsung. Do you know anyone who will deal with this issue? Full details on the Note 8 will be released following Samsung's annual Galaxy Unpacked launch event at NY on August 23.

by | August 17, 2017 | 09:38

Over a million phones were recalled with more than 90 confirmed incidents of batteries either overheating, exploding, or catching fire. In a statement to the press, Samsung has clearly said that this particular recall is being done by FedEx Supply Chain.

by | August 17, 2017 | 08:51

Apple has tiptoed into original content in recent months with mixed results. At the last count, the company had a cash stash of $261.5 billion. Breaking into the already crowded Hollywood won't be easy and Apple's investment is about on par with the amount Amazon spent and half of Netflix's investment when it launched House of Cards and Orange is the New Black .

by | August 17, 2017 | 08:32

In this alternative 1960s England, conformity is key. In it you have to plot your escape while also blending in with other inhabitants, who don't take kindly to people who don't abide by their "normal" rules. Meanwhile, those who pre-order through the PlayStation Store will get an exclusive theme. Included in the We Happy Few Collector's Set is a replica Bobby mask, the game's soundtrack on vinyl, a Joy alarm clock, a "You Look Smashing" Lamp, and more.

by | August 17, 2017 | 07:09

HMD Global who now has the rights to use iconic Nokia brand in its phones, released its latest Android flagship phone just moments ago. Unlike the Galaxy S8 or iPhone 7 , the Nokia 8 is not waterproof though. Nokia 8 price and release date: when will it go on sale? Also, stop trying to make #bothie happen, Nokia , please. The Nokia 808 PureView was the best Nokia camera phone available, but that was five years ago and I honestly thought we would never see a Nokia phone ...

by | August 17, 2017 | 07:10

You can buy it in the following colour options: Midnight Black, Slate Grey, and the new Soft Gold. An HMD representative said penetrating the U.S. market is a "long-term ambition" for the eight-month-old company, but that it isn't equipped to compete there with a high-end phone just yet.

by | August 15, 2017 | 03:02

Y-OCTA technology developed by Samsung integrates a touch sensor module on an OLED display module. Lastly, Samsung has also decided to use dual cameras for their Galaxy S9 launching in Q1 2018. The edge design was applied to all models of the S8 design, realizing the completion of the edge design. The new Samsung Galaxy Note will have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor or a Samsung Exynos 8995 processor, the US variant of the handset will feature the Snapdragon processor.