Electronics


Trump keeps it friendly with Xi at G20 on North Korea threat Trump keeps it friendly with Xi at G20 on North Korea threat
- July 10, 2017

Trump also told Xi that trade is a "very, very big issue for the United States". The Trump administration has tried to pressure Beijing to rein in North Korea, a major trading partner, to halt Kim Jong Un's development of nuclear weapons before they have the ability to threaten the USA mainland. (more...)
Facebook Hoax: You Can Ignore Those 'Jayden K. Smith' Warnings Facebook Hoax: You Can Ignore Those 'Jayden K. Smith' Warnings
- July 10, 2017

Smith . The message refers to some person called Jayden K Smith , who the post claims was a "hacker" who "has the system connected to your Facebook account", according to numerous posts. Sending mass friend requests is also a violation of Facebook's terms and conditions regarding spam , so the company would address such users quickly. (more...)
Google confirms that Allo's web version is coming soon Google confirms that Allo's web version is coming soon
- July 10, 2017

Will the Google Allo web client make the app more appealing to those of us still hanging on to Google Hangouts? This was to bring in fold those old school users more comfortable with PCs and laptops who were left out of the range by Google when Allo chat app was launched only for mobile devices in September 2016. (more...)
Prolonged martial law bad for PH - Roque
- July 10, 2017

SWS said it conducted the survey from June 23 to 26, more than a month after Duterte imposed martial law over the whole of Mindanao due to the siege laid by Daesh-linked terrorists on Marawi City on May 23. " Martial law should not be extended because it is like giving premium to a grave failure and tolerating incompetence", said Zarate, adding Proclamation Number 216 should already be lifted. (more...)
Apple Opens New UK Office New UK Near Rival Imagination Technologies Apple Opens New UK Office New UK Near Rival Imagination Technologies
- July 10, 2017

The Hertfordshire-based chipmaker believes that Apple's plan to replace Imagination's intellectual property - used in Apple product graphics processors - with its own version would violate the company's patents. As for the feud with Imagination, Apple claims that the claims were misleading and inaccurate. In fact, even now, Imagination maintains that it doesn't "accept Apple's position" on the matter. (more...)
Moto E4 Plus to be launched in India on July 12 Moto E4 Plus to be launched in India on July 12
- July 10, 2017

Going by the official invite, the Moto Z2 could see a host of Moto Mods launched alongside. The Moto Z2 is officially launching at Moto's 25th July event, and teasers galore have meant that we already feel pretty familiar with Moto's next flagship handset and all of its specs. (more...)
Supreme Court gives green signal for IIT, NIT admissions Supreme Court gives green signal for IIT, NIT admissions
- July 10, 2017

On June 30, the apex court had sought a detailed reply from the Union of India and IIT Madras as to why seven additional grace marks were awarded to aspirants who did not attempt the questions. The lawyer informed that court that two wrong questions were there in only one out of ten sets of question papers which was in Hindi Medium. Since then several other students have approached the apex court seeking quashing of rank list. (more...)
The Oculus Rift is the cheapest its ever been, right now! The Oculus Rift is the cheapest its ever been, right now!
- July 10, 2017

Called the Summer of Rift deal , this limited time allows you to buy the Oculus Rift VR headset, Touch Controllers as well as Xbox One controller, remote, necessary cables and seven free game titles, including Lucky's Tale, Medium, Toybox, Quill, Dead and Buried, Dragon Front, and Robo Recall, for a special price of USA $399. (more...)
Arsenal to make 3rd bid for Monaco man; Wenger certain of signing
- July 10, 2017

Having already seen Bernardo Silva leave for Manchester City and Tiemoue Bakayoko on the verge of a move to England too, losing Lemar could be a step too far. Lemar and Lacazette would do that, seemingly leaving no place for Mahrez at the Emirates. The Algeria global reported back to Leicester for pre-season training last week but is determined to leave to make a move to the Emirates. (more...)
Tri-nation Malabar Naval Exercise in Bay of Bengal begins Tri-nation Malabar Naval Exercise in Bay of Bengal begins
- July 10, 2017

The three countries are set to deploy warships, submarines and aircrafts in the seven-day naval drill called the Malabar Naval exercise. However in 2015 Japan was invited to be part of the military exercise. Also participating from the Indian Navy will be two Shivalik class frigates - the first stealth warships built in India, two destroyers, a Kora class 1,350-ton guided missile corvette, and tanker INS Jyoti. (more...)
[Updated] Jio Subscribers Data Leaked; Available to access online [Updated] Jio Subscribers Data Leaked; Available to access online
- July 10, 2017

It had the following kyc information: Name, Mobile Number, Email address, Date of activation, Circle and Aadhaar number , but thankfully, the Aadhaar information was redacted. Although the website has been suspended now, it is still not known who is behind the breach. So, I expect that the company will properly do the investigation to find the culprit behind the data leak. (more...)
Interviews to select India coach on Monday Interviews to select India coach on Monday
- July 10, 2017

Among the others who have applied are Lalchand Rajput , Tom Moody , Richard Pybus and West Indian Phil Simmons. It is learnt that the CAC will interview six of the 10 candidates. Sehwag was a genius in his own rights, but his coaching credentials are yet to be proved. He has been a mentor with Kings XI Punjab for two years, but has nothing really to show for his efforts. (more...)
Details of over 120 million Jio users leaked online Details of over 120 million Jio users leaked online
- July 10, 2017

Prakash, the founder of AppSecure India, said he had obtained data for five Jio numbers from " magicapk .com". Interestingly, the website even claims to give out Aadhaar details but in all the numbers that we searched for, it did not show any results. (more...)
Shell fined for deadly tanker blast in Ahmadpur Sharqia Shell fined for deadly tanker blast in Ahmadpur Sharqia
- July 10, 2017

The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has held Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) squarely responsible for gross violation of laws, rules and standards on about 30 counts in oil transportation, resulting in the June 25 tragic accident near Ahmadpur East in which 215 people were killed. (more...)
Guru Purnima Puja Vidhi 2017: Puja Muhurat & Auspicious Timings for Purnima Guru Purnima Puja Vidhi 2017: Puja Muhurat & Auspicious Timings for Purnima
- July 10, 2017

Last year, Guru Purnima was celebrated on 19th July. But what comes as pleasant surprise amidst this jollification is a tweet by NASA Moon, NASA's official account about the earth's moon about Guru Purnima 2017 . You showed me light when I was in the dark. That is the kind of reputation the "National Aeronautics and Space Administration of USA" has developed in the world especially in India who has sent its best of the brainy lot to serve them far away from parameters like Time and Space. (more...)
Amazon's Prime Day is set to transform summer retail trading Amazon's Prime Day is set to transform summer retail trading
- July 10, 2017

In two days , at 9PM ET on July 10th, the mammoth online retailer will begin launching hundreds of thousands of new deals every five minutes or so. Prime members spend an average of about $1,100 a year on Amazon, not including the membership fee, while non-members spend an average of $600. (more...)
Bombers fly bilateral mission to demonstrate solidarity with South Korea, Japan Bombers fly bilateral mission to demonstrate solidarity with South Korea, Japan
- July 10, 2017

The unity of Japan, the United States and South Korea is essential for this multilayered diplomatic strategy. Even the leaders of China and Russian Federation, surely not the United States' best friends, seem to have recognized that North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is pushing his luck in his military buildup. (more...)
Ind vs SL: Ishant Sharma makes comeback to India's Test squad Ind vs SL: Ishant Sharma makes comeback to India's Test squad
- July 10, 2017

Pandya, who has cemented his place in India's ODI and T20I squads in a short span, managed to grab the selectors' attention for the Sri Lanka tour. Shreyas Iyer, who was called in as a backup for skipper Virat Kohli for the final Test against Australia, doesn't feature in the strong 16-man contingent. (more...)
'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Swinging to $120 Million Debut 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Swinging to $120 Million Debut
- July 09, 2017

That makes " Homecoming " also the second-highest opening for a "Spider-Man" movie, falling just short of "Spider-Man 3's" then-record breaking $151.1 million debut back in 2007. 2 ", and " Wonder Woman ". By end of day Sunday, the DC-Warner Bros. property will add another $10 million to its $720 million worldwide total. Made for $149 million, Wonder Woman stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, Ewen Bremner, Saïd Taghmaoui, Elena Anaya, Connie Nielsen and Lucy Davis. (more...)
World hails Ahmedabad's heritage of harmony World hails Ahmedabad's heritage of harmony
- July 09, 2017

With this, Ahmedabad has joined other heritage cities like Paris, Vienna, Cairo, Brussels, Rome and Edinburgh. "And beyond this, it epitomizes the United Nation's objective of sustainable development as it accelerates in its development", she said during Ahmedabad's inscription", Ruchira Kamboj, India's permanent representative to UNESCO, said in a statement. (more...)