Electronics


Maruti slashes prices of its models by up to 3 per cent Maruti slashes prices of its models by up to 3 per cent
- July 02, 2017

The company, however, has increased prices of diesel variants of Ciaz and Ertiga models with smart hybrid technology by over Rs 1 lakh because of withdrawal of tax concessions on mild hybrid vehicles under the GST framework. Export volumes nearly doubled in June at 13,131 units when compared with 6,707 units. Sales in June 2017 include 93263 units in the domestic market and 13131 units of exports. (more...)
Venus Williams posts personal response about deadly crash on Facebook Venus Williams posts personal response about deadly crash on Facebook
- July 02, 2017

The former no. 1 world-now 11th in the WTA rankings, was declared Thursday responsible by the police of Palm Beach Gardens ( Florida ) of a road accident that caused the death of a 78 year-old man. Linda Barson suffered unspecified moderate injuries. The deceased, who was left with a fractured spine and numerous internal injuries after the incident, died on June 22. (more...)
Black Fire X5 and X6 M editions heading to SA Black Fire X5 and X6 M editions heading to SA
- June 30, 2017

Only 200 will arrive in the United States. On the exterior of the Black Fire Edition models is a Sapphire Black Metallic paint. To ensure coherence, other elements like the kidney grille and 21-inch M forged alloy wheels are also finished in black, capped off with carbon-fibre mirror covers. (more...)
Wolverhampton factory producing even more powerful engines for Jaguar Wolverhampton factory producing even more powerful engines for Jaguar
- June 27, 2017

The XF saloon will sprint from 0-62mph in 5.6 seconds, while that time is reduced to 5. 5 seconds in the XE sports saloon. Tempted? You're looking at £38,145 for the XE, £44,335 for the XF and £44,760 for the F-Pace. The XF, and the F-Pace, are newly available with the base 247-hp four-cylinder for 2018. Nick Rogers, executive director, product engineering at Jaguar, said:"We continue to broaden the range of our Ingenium engine family, giving customers more choice than ever before". (more...)
WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft releases security patch to prevent spread of malware WannaCry ransomware attack: Microsoft releases security patch to prevent spread of malware
- June 26, 2017

The users were at risk even to open a file, and despite a lot of safety measures, the count of victims kept raising. This tool will fix most computer errors, protect you from file loss, malware, hardware failure and optimize your PC for maximum performance. (more...)
Microsoft isn't making a profit with their new Xbox One X console Microsoft isn't making a profit with their new Xbox One X console
- June 26, 2017

With a 2.1 GHz 8-core AMD chip, the Sony console is slightly behind the 2.3 GHz 8-core AMD CPU that Microsoft's newest console uses. Sure, you'll be able to play original Xbox games on Xbox One soon, but don't expect the library available to be as extensive as Xbox 360's . (more...)
Manchester United close to signing Nemanja Matic, report claims
- June 26, 2017

He will become Antonio Conte's first summer signing with more players set to follow. The potential reunion with Mourinho would also see Matic play under a manager with whose tactics he is already well acquainted with, and under whom he enjoyed the best years of his career. (more...)
Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C Apple's iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C
- June 26, 2017

That's right, the latest iteration of Apple's mobile OS will finally bring a file manager app to iPhones and iPads, something that has been available on Android and Windows phones for years. Apple has for some time now been touting the iPad as a PC replacement device for many people. The feature will also enable screen locking so that drivers won't be able to access their phones while on the wheel. (more...)
Mourinho Wants Manchester United to Splash $127million for Star Mourinho Wants Manchester United to Splash $127million for Star
- June 26, 2017

However, the Tottenham goal machine is also still contracted to the north London side until 2022 and they will be sure to do all that they can to enable them to line-up with Kane in the next campaign following a season where he bagged 29 Premier League goals in 30 top-flight appearances. (more...)
Ronaldo Ready To Pay 14.7 Million Euros In Spanish Tax Fraud Case Ronaldo Ready To Pay 14.7 Million Euros In Spanish Tax Fraud Case
- June 25, 2017

Ronaldo is now on worldwide duty with Portugal at the Confederations Cup and was named man of the match after heading home his side's winning goal against the hosts Russian Federation. Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid looked guaranteed after lifting his third Champions League title with the club earlier this month, the Portugal global scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Juventus. (more...)
Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting
- June 25, 2017

Along with the transcripts , police also released images of what appear to be kitchen knives as well as a diagram of Lyles' apartment. Before arriving at Lyles' apartment, the responding officers discussed Lyles' June 5 encounter with police and noted an "officer safety caution" at the address. (more...)
China's Geely now owns 49.9% of Proton China's Geely now owns 49.9% of Proton
- June 25, 2017

It's still early days in Proton's partnership with Geely , but the latter already has a few rough ideas of what it has in store for the Malaysian carmaker. But he did not rule out the possibility that the production of Lotus will be brought to China, now the world's largest auto market. This became possible after the automaker was acquired by Chinese firm Geely, which owns Volvo. (more...)
Chevy Releases Video Of Spectacular Camaro ZL1 1LE 7:16.04 'Ring Lap Chevy Releases Video Of Spectacular Camaro ZL1 1LE 7:16.04 'Ring Lap
- June 24, 2017

Slower cars than the ZL1 1LE include the ZL1 (7:29.6), Shelby GT350R Mustang (7:32.19), Z/28 (7:37.47), Ferrari Enzo (7:25.21), as well as the Maserati MC12 (7:24.29). Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world's largest auto brands, doing business in more than 115 countries and selling more than 4.0 million cars and trucks a year. (more...)
Rain cuts short Windies v India ODI
- June 24, 2017

Ravindra Jadeja was dropped. Meanwhile, India is without Anil Kumble who stepped down from the position of head coach which he took up past year following Champions Trophy. Earlier, West Indies captain Jason Holder won the toss and put India in to bat. Earlier, India got off to a solid start as openers Shikhar Dhawan (87) and Ajinkya Rahane (62) forged a 132-run partnership before the latter was sent back to the pavilion by pacer Alzarri Joseph in the 25th over. (more...)
Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching
- June 24, 2017

The NBA Draft is fast approaching, and following the blockbuster trade in which the Philadelphia 76ers acquired the No. 1 pick from the Boston Celtics , teams at the top of the draft are starting to settle on top targets and who they will take with their picks. (more...)
WannaCry Ransomware Hits Australian Traffic Camera System WannaCry Ransomware Hits Australian Traffic Camera System
- June 24, 2017

Officials in the state of Victoria confirmed in a report by radio station 3AW that the ransomware virus infected 55 red-light and speeding cameras. Honda discovered on Sunday that the virus had affected networks across Japan, North America, Europe, China and other regions, a spokeswoman said , despite efforts to secure its systems in mid-May when the virus caused widespread disruption at plants, hospitals and shops worldwide. (more...)
Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads
- June 24, 2017

You're still going to see targeted ads-it's just that Google plans to use existing data (search history, YouTube activity, etc.) instead of scanning all your emails. 'Users can change those settings at any time, including disabling ads personalization'. 'By indicating possible email responses, Gmail features like Smart Reply make emailing easier, faster and more efficient. (more...)
SEGA Forever Collection brings SEGA classics to Android and iOS for free SEGA Forever Collection brings SEGA classics to Android and iOS for free
- June 24, 2017

If you're a fan of SEGA games, the Japanese company is bringing all classic SEGA games collection to Android and iOS . The mobile service will be supported by ads, which users can pay $2 to get rid of, according to Polygon . Your Android TV box can become a decent retro gaming cons0le with a handful of classic hits. Although Sega exited the video game console business almost 20 years ago, its titles have spawned some of the industry's most iconic characters and has some of the ... (more...)
MTN and Lenovo partner to launch Moto Z in Ghana MTN and Lenovo partner to launch Moto Z in Ghana
- June 24, 2017

Overall. we'd say it is a pretty solid deal if you're planning on purchasing the Moto E4 . To recall, Moto E4 Plus was launched in June 2017 with a price tag of $179.99 / €199 (around Rs 11,600). The Moto E4 sports an 8-megapixel camera on its back, baked into a prominent classic circle above an LED flash. Moto E4 Plus will also come in two storage16GB/32GB storage variant as well. (more...)
Pokemon Go Launches New Anti-Cheat Measures Pokemon Go Launches New Anti-Cheat Measures
- June 24, 2017

Pokemon caught using 3rd-party services will now be marked with a slash when you look at the inventory list. That said , some players swear that using cheating services make the game viable if, say, the trainer happens to live in a rural area where monster spawns are sparse. (more...)