Electronics


President Pranab Mukherjee farewell speech: Passage of GST shows maturity of Parliament President Pranab Mukherjee farewell speech: Passage of GST shows maturity of Parliament
- July 24, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Sonia Gandhi , Vice President Hamid Ansari and other members of Parliament were present in the farewell ceremony of Mukherjee. The two-storey house had also served as a retirement home for former president the late A P J Abdul Kalam till his death in 2015, after which it was allotted to Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma. (more...)
New Stranger Things 2 trailer premieres at Comic-Con New Stranger Things 2 trailer premieres at Comic-Con
- July 24, 2017

Her hand breaking through the dimensional barrier back into our world was delightful as well as ominous to see. " Stranger Things " returns to Netflix on October 27, just in time for Halloween . By now, geeks everywhere are familiar with the Stranger Things craze. Judging by this, Season 2 will be a bloodbath, and a gleeful one at that. (more...)
Mobile starts rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for LG V10 Mobile starts rolling out Android 7.0 Nougat for LG V10
- July 23, 2017

The Uncarrier confirmed recently that Android 7.0 Nougat is available for download to everyone who owns the V10. T-Mobile says that it's now updating its LG V10 to Android 7.0 . Thankfully, most of the devices have already been updated and some are in line. As of now, there is no information on when LG is going to roll out OTA update for the LG G4 but it is expected to roll out soon. (more...)
Chris Froome set to claim fourth Tour de France victory Chris Froome set to claim fourth Tour de France victory
- July 23, 2017

Tradition dictates that no general classification rivals attack the yellow jersey on the final stage in Paris on Sunday, meaning Froome should win the race in Paris. "I have to treat it like any other time-trial that I've done before", he said. Michael Matthews will become the third Australian rider to win the Tourde France's green jersey providing he makes it to the finish in Paris yesterday. (more...)
Facebook To Offer Publishers Subscription Model Support Facebook To Offer Publishers Subscription Model Support
- July 23, 2017

Facebook's head of news partnerships says the social network is building a tool allowing publishers to offer paid subscriptions. In addition to the paywall potentially generating incremental revenue for Facebook, it could help the company forge deeper ties with media companies. (more...)
Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.27 Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.27
- July 23, 2017

Its projects are located in the southwestern core of the Marcellus Shale in northwest West Virginia and the Utica Shale in southern Ohio. Bank of Montreal Can boosted its stake in shares of Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.by 34.7% in the second quarter. (more...)
'Pokemon Go' announces legendary Pokemon arrival ahead of anniversary festival 'Pokemon Go' announces legendary Pokemon arrival ahead of anniversary festival
- July 23, 2017

But it seems that there are so many people at Grant Park that the game has been rendered unplayable for a lot of people, causing the CEO of Niantic, John Hanke, to get greeted with many boo's as he talked on stage during the event . For those not in attendance at the event , be sure to stay tuned for the latest on the Pokemon GO Fest challenges and exciting kick-start of legendary Pokemon in the game. (more...)
Confirmed: Galaxy Note 8 will be officially revealed on 23 August
- July 22, 2017

These aren't official images from Samsung , but instead are mockups developed by a case manufacturer that has allegedly seen genuine factory schematics. Samsung Electronics said its Bixby voice assistant for smartphones will start speaking English but only in two countries: South Korea and the U.S. (more...)
New portrait released as Prince George celebrates fourth birthday New portrait released as Prince George celebrates fourth birthday
- July 22, 2017

The photograph was taken at the end of last month at Kensington Palace by Chris Jackson, the royal photographer for Getty Images. The sweet picture of the princess was taken by her mother, a keen photographer, at their home in rural Norfolk, Anmer Hall. (more...)
Hezbollah, Syrian regime target fighters in Lebanon Hezbollah, Syrian regime target fighters in Lebanon
- July 22, 2017

That attack heightened tensions over the presence in Lebanon of more than a million refugees from the civil war across the border. For their part, Al-Manar TV and social networks of what Hezbollah calls "War Press" also announced 'the beginning of a military operation to clean the outskirts of Arsal and Qalamum of armed terrorists'. (more...)
Here's why you should install iOS 10.3.3 right now Here's why you should install iOS 10.3.3 right now
- July 22, 2017

The updates appear to be minor, as a lot of them focus on bug fixes. Once the download is complete iOS 10 .3.3 will begin to install on your iPhone , iPad , or iPod touch. This security flaw dubbed " Broadpwn " is linked to the Broadcom Wi-Fi chips featured in many iOS devices . As well as Apple , handsets from Samsung, HTC, LG and Google are all affected. (more...)
Facebook is secretly reviving Google's modular Project Ara
- July 22, 2017

Interestingly, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said in the past that the company had no plans to develop its own smartphone . The renderings in Facebook's latest patent look an very bad lot like the type of stuff Nascent Objects used to work on. (more...)
Verizon throttling confession raises net-neutrality questions Verizon throttling confession raises net-neutrality questions
- July 22, 2017

Verizon told The Verge and Ars Technica today that this was all done as part of a test. Most mobile users probably aren't attempting to stream through Netflix in 4K, though, so many Verizon customers probably never realized that their download speeds were being manipulated. (more...)
Nintendo Switch Online App Available for Download Nintendo Switch Online App Available for Download
- July 22, 2017

Carrying forward this success and allowing Switch users more features and functionality, Nintendo said that it would launch a voice chat feature. Q: Are there any exclusive features for Splatoon 2 that can only be done in the app? The Invitation List contains any invites you've received from other players to join a voice chat - you can accept or decline them from within the app, or within a game. (more...)
Asus Zenfone 4 to be unveiled on August 17 Asus Zenfone 4 to be unveiled on August 17
- July 22, 2017

Now, a new report states that the company is ready for the launch and it should unveil the devices on August 17th. Though the official launch date is yet to be confirmed, teasers are the hinting towards the arrival of Asus ZenFone 4 in the market soon. (more...)
Ford unveils pursuit-ready, police-spec F-150 pickup Ford unveils pursuit-ready, police-spec F-150 pickup
- July 22, 2017

Its core is the F-150 FX4 off-road model sold to consumers, but from there Ford makes some significant changes. And Ford says the vehicle was built with police officers' safety in mind. Indeed, Ford's upcoming Police Responder Hybrid Sedan pitches its gas-electric powertrain specifically as a way to avoid burning unnecessary fuel while the auto is idle. (more...)
Testers Can Now Access Xbox One's Creators Collection Area Testers Can Now Access Xbox One's Creators Collection Area
- July 21, 2017

Back in March at GDC, Microsoft announced the Xbox Live Creators Program , a program aimed at empowering developers by offering them a path to directly publish their games onto Xbox One and Windows 10 through a simplified certification process. (more...)
Philippine Presidential Guards Wounded in Attack by Maoist Rebels
- July 21, 2017

The Philippine government said Wednesday it has made a decision to cancel informal talks with leftist rebels scheduled "within the next few days" in Europe in the wake of the series of attacks launched by the rebels against government forces in the past few weeks. (more...)
'LinkedIn Lite' Android App launched in India 'LinkedIn Lite' Android App launched in India
- July 21, 2017

The app takes up only 1mb of space on the phone thereby reducing the data required to run it by 80 percent. The app is live now in India, and LinkedIn says that the plan will be to expand it to over 60 more markets in the coming weeks and months. (more...)
Nintendo files trademark for N64 controller Nintendo files trademark for N64 controller
- July 21, 2017

That's right, Nintendo is looking to get a controller for the N64 trademarked for some reason. Because Nintendo also filed trademarks for NES and SNES controllers for their respective mini systems, this could hint that Nintendo is preparing to release an N64 mini at some point in the future. (more...)