Sci-tech

Samsung Galaxy J7 Explodes on a Flight

Samsung Galaxy J7 Explodes on a Flight A Samsung smartphone caught fire mid-air on a Delhi-Indore Jet Airways flight last Friday, leaving passengers into a distressed situation. The handset belonged to Delhi resident Arpita Dhal and was kept in her handbag under the seat. Perhaps the most attractive deal, likely valid for a limited time only, is a Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 fetching $28.58 instead of $39 a month for two y... [Full Article...]

Pixel 2 XL screen prone to burn in?

Pixel 2 XL screen prone to burn in? As you can see, the navigation bar has started to "burn" into the bottom portion of the screen, leaving behind a permanent outline. Even as this complaint was being made by buyers, some buyers complained that the Google Pixel 2 XL makes images look boring and dreary when the smartphone's default settings were activated. [Full Article...]

Enhanced versions of 13 original Xbox hits to drop on Xbox One

Enhanced versions of 13 original Xbox hits to drop on Xbox One Moreover, each game has been enhanced to 1080p resolution, with smoother frame-rates and much faster loading times. Starting Tuesday, October 24, Xbox One users will be able to play select original Xbox games thanks to a backward-compatibility update. [Full Article...]

Tesla reportedly reaches agreement to build vehicle factory in Shanghai

Tesla reportedly reaches agreement to build vehicle factory in Shanghai According to The Wall Street Journal , the factory planned for Shanghai's free trade zone would likely be subject to a 25 per cent import tariff imposed by China, but still help Tesla cut back on production costs. Tesla is going worldwide, and it's reportedly headed to the world's biggest consumer of electric vehicles to build a new factory. The agreement is the "first of its kind for a for... [Full Article...]

Nintendo Switch Firmware Update Secretly Added Support For Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Nintendo Switch Firmware Update Secretly Added Support For Bluetooth Wireless Headphones Nintendo has released new sales data for the United States in September, and the Switch's supply problems appear to be over. While it seems a little more tedious than just using a wired headphone, you can attach your wireless headphone receiver through the Switch's bottom USB-C port and get wireless audio that way. [Full Article...]

Qualcomm Reveals 5G Reference Phones, Snapdragon 636 and More

Qualcomm Reveals 5G Reference Phones, Snapdragon 636 and More The new 636 chipsets are coming with industry-leading connectivity with LTE download speeds up to 600 Mbps. Last year, Qualcomm said that it was developing its first 5G-enabled modem, the X50. As for its 5G smartphone concept, the futuristic-looking handset is 9mm thick and sports a trendy edge-to-edge screen. Alongside the 5G news, the company announced a mid-range Snapdragon 636 processor... [Full Article...]

Feeling hungry? Now order food with Facebook

It... Today, Facebook affirmed that the Order Food option has been in testing for a year now, and, in the wake of adding more partners and responding to client input, it's taking off over the U.S.to all clients on iOS, Android, and desktop. [Full Article...]

Mobile is about to add a new limit to its unlimited plans

Mobile is about to add a new limit to its unlimited plans You won't keep running into overages (this is T-Mobile), however, you'll need to manage with speeds as low as 128 Kbps on the off chance that you go over your fast allotment. For example, T-Mobile limits the amount of guaranteed full-speed LTE data its subscribers can use during a billing period to 50GB. The subsidiary company of German telecommunications Deutsche Telecom AG, T-Mobile is quite f... [Full Article...]

Congressional Black Caucus Chides Sandberg Over Lack Of Diversity At Facebook

Congressional Black Caucus Chides Sandberg Over Lack Of Diversity At Facebook Working with United States authorities, it has promised to find other malicious actors on the social network and would remove or limit their access. She said that she supports the public release of the ads - though she said Congress would have to do so - and when they are released, Facebook would explain to Congress the other details. [Full Article...]

Top Stars Missing 2018 FIFA World Cup XI

Top Stars Missing 2018 FIFA World Cup XI South America qualifier: Brazil led by PSG star Neymar emerged as the CONMEBOL winners, Uruguay starring captain Diego Godin and strikers Cavani and Suarez were runners-up. The Daily Star chose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang up front as he is arguably the highest-profile forward to miss out on the World Cup next year after Gabon failed to qualify. [Full Article...]

How to install MovieBox++ on iOS 11 devices without jailbreak

How to install MovieBox++ on iOS 11 devices without jailbreak It's basing its conclusions on over 100000 benchmark results it's gathered via its 3D Mark app since 2016, covering 7 different iPhone models starting from the iPhone 5S till the iPhone 7 running iOS 9, iOS 10, and iOS 11 . So, what could be the major issue for the bugs with the new iOS update? Being one of the most popular microblogging site, Twitter has been offering a bunch of new feat... [Full Article...]

Orlando rings church bells in honor of Las Vegas shooting victims

Orlando rings church bells in honor of Las Vegas shooting victims On Sunday, gunman Stephen Paddock opened fire from his 32-floor room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, killing 59 people and injuring more than 500 attending a country music concert. Orlando's experience, Dyer says, can help Las Vegas in the coming days, months and years. "We NEED stricter gun reform". Survivor Norman Casiano-Mojica was shot twice in the attack at Pulse and l... [Full Article...]

VP Pence to Hold National Space Council Meeting in Virginia

VP Pence to Hold National Space Council Meeting in Virginia Coats, Vice President Mike Pence , other top officials and outside space experts said the United States has to counter and perhaps match potential enemies' ability to target USA satellites. Unlike previous government-run efforts at space exploration in the past, Pence said, the new goal will be to "look beyond the halls of government" and partner with private USA space exploration companies. [Full Article...]

Google launches Google Home Min and Max

Google also introduced a new Google Home Device at the Made by Google Event - Google Home Max . Google on Wednesday unveiled a slimmed down version of its digital assistant connected speaker starting at $49, stepping up its challenge to market leader Amazon. [Full Article...]

Marilou Danley, Vegas Shooter's Girlfriend, Still a Mystery, Too

Julie Bishop, the Australian foreign minister, said that the USA authorities had been in touch with Canberra about the woman's whereabouts. Danley's Facebook page which listed political pages like "Thank You Obama" and others against Trump's policies fueled accounts that the shooting was the work of a "far left loon". [Full Article...]

Las Vegas shooting: Shooter's 'companion an Australian granny'

Las Vegas shooting: Shooter's 'companion an Australian granny' Ms Danley , 62, who describes herself in her LinkedIn profile as a " gambling and casino professional ", had previously been married to an Australian advertising executive who lived on the Queensland Gold Coast. A motive is yet to be established. "We are making arrangements to contact her upon her return". The Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, a hotel and casino in Reno , said Ms Danley was a for... [Full Article...]

Roku's new TV OS blends broadcast television and streaming content

Roku's new TV OS blends broadcast television and streaming content It's meant for classic TV owners, however, as it has options to connect composite A/V ports. In past years, we've found the Roku Streaming Stick to be a bit faster than the other two - but Amazon has clearly done a lot of work on its new player. [Full Article...]

Buying an iPhone 8? Here are some offers you should look at

Buying an iPhone 8? Here are some offers you should look at The iPhone business represents about two-thirds of Apple's revenue, and the product's unit sales, margins, and average sales price are critical to the company's results. On a personal note, I've been using the iPhone 8 Plus for a few days now and am highly impressed, coming from an iPhone 7 Plus. That decline puts the Apple stock within in touching distance of a 10% drop, associated with a... [Full Article...]

A Dyson EV is coming in 2020

A Dyson EV is coming in 2020 Vacuum cleaner and hairdryer producer Dyson announced today that it has already begun working on its own EV and that it should be ready for launch by 2020. "I'm committed to investing £2 billion on this endeavour". The U.K. government has given Dyson a £16 million grant to help it do battery research. [Full Article...]

Reliance Jio starts deliveries of JioPhones

Reliance Jio starts deliveries of JioPhones Queries sent to Reliance Jio did not elicit any response. The Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that the new Jio feature phone will fill the digital void between the rural and urban areas in India. Jio also has a customer care helpline at 18008908900 which users can call to check for their order details. Jio aims to sell around 5 million units every week with the entry-level phone. [Full Article...]


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