Category: News

This Broken Typeface Symbolizes The Struggle of Illiteracy for 18% of New Yorkers

You just read the title of this article and you didn’t even think twice about it. When we read, we don’t even realize that we’re reading and doing something incredible. Something so simple, so insignificant to us, is an entirely vital part of life. Something we do all day long and don’t pay any attention […]

Researchers Found 1000 Words That “Accidentally” Trigger Smart Speakers

Although smart speakers like Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Apple HomePod can ease our daily life, there are also some privacy issues that come with them. For instance, as smart speakers use specific trigger words to activate, some times they can accidentally activate if they hear something similar to the trigger words. So, now researchers […]

Lenovo is working on a portable secondary monitor that is also an Android tablet, the Lenovo Yoga X

Documents discovered by Android developer Till Kottmann (@deletescape) and posted by Evan Blass aka evLeaks has revealed that Lenovo is working on a unique device, the Lenovo Yoga X. The large-screened Android tablet would also have a secondary mode where it acts as an external monitor for your PC, smartphone or even Nintendo Switch, via […]

An Error With the Facebook SDK is Causing iOS Apps to Crash

There’s something wrong with the Facebook SDK right now. Apparently, a number of iOS apps that use the Facebook SDK are crashing since this morning. Facebook has acknowledged the issue. The company is currently investigating the problem, but hasn’t given an expected time for the problem to be solved. As of right now, apps affected […]

MediaTek’s Dimensity 600 Chips Might Bring 5G to Sub-Rs 20,000 Phones

Taiwanese fabless semiconductor company, Mediatek, is reportedly all set to launch the Dimensity 600 mobile processor with 5G connectivity. That’s according to the Taiwan Economic Daily, which claims that the chip will be officially launched during the current quarter. MediaTek was expected to launch the Dimensity 600 back in March. However, the company ended up […]

BSNL’s Rs 599 ‘Work from Home’ Prepaid Plan Brings 5GB Daily Data, 90-Day Validity

As part of its plans to offer more data to folks working from home during the pandemic, BSNL has launched a new prepaid tariff voucher for its wireless customers. Called ‘Combo599’, the new STV costs Rs. 599 and has a validity of 90 days. It is being marketed as a ‘Work from Home / WFH’ […]

Blow to Intel as chip shipments to China’s server market at risk

Intel has been forced to briefly suspend shipments of server chipsets to China’s Inspur, world’s third-largest server manufacturer. The company was forced to do this due to the company being added to the list of banned destinations under the US  Defense Authorization Act of 1999, one of 20 companies the Pentagon said was owned by, […]

BSNL Brings Back 4% Discount Scheme for Recharging Others’ Prepaid Accounts

BSNL has reintroduced the 4% instant discount offer for recharging the prepaid accounts of other BSNL subscribers. As per a circular issued by BSNL Karnataka this week, the discount will be applicable for a single recharge done via the MyBSNL app. However, only new users of the app will be eligible for the discount. This […]

Panos Panay shows off his Surface Duo with special bumper case

Chief Product Officer and Surface Head Panos Panay has continued to flaunt his Surface Duo, and has today posted another picture of the handset in his possession. The handset he is holding looks somewhat different from the Surface Duo we are used to. The edges of the handset appear more rounded than usual, and it […]

Motorola Razr 5G To Arrive with Snapdragon 765G, 48MP Dual-Camera: Report

Motorola resurrected its popular Razr brand name with the launch of its first foldable phone, the Motorola Razr (2019), earlier last year. It even made its way to India at an exorbitant retail price of Rs. 1.25 lacs. Now, the Lenovo-backed company is known to be working on a second-gen Motorola Razr – complete with […]