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Xiaomi cuts prices of four smartphones, including Redmi Note 6 in India

The smartphone comes with an aluminium body and comes in Black, Gold, Blue and Red colour options. The Redmi Note 7 has a USB-C port and comes with a regula...


IBM Creates New Record With 9,100 US Patents In 2018

Potential real-world applications of quantum computing can be used to revolutionize the fields of medicine, artificial intelligence , financial markets and onl...


Google Assistant Now Lets You Check-In to Flights by Voice and More

In the past year or so, every major consumer electronics exhibition is all about the Google Assistant or Alexa. What better time, then, for Google to announce...


Apple taunts CES tech rivals with privacy ad

It's a clever play on the iconic slogan "what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas". The black and white image also includes an outline of an iPhone XS and Apple's p...


HTC announces Vive Pro Eye and Vive Cosmos VR headsets

HTC hasn't revealed a price or release date for the Vive Pro Eye , but says it will launch during the second quarter of 2019. The device can be set up with re...


The Next iPhone Will Have This Huge 3-Camera Bump

However, the fact that the next iPhone will come with a triple camera setup on the back will not be changing, until and unless something drastic happens. Appl...


Alien: Blackout announced, is a mobile game

It appears your choices will affect how the narrative unfolds in each playthrough. In Alien: Blackout , players assume the role of Amanda Ripley, trapped abo...


More than 100 million Alexa devices have been sold

Amazon had established the device category smart speaker with wizard Software and now trying to bring Alexa into more and more technology from different manuf...


NVIDIA's $349 RTX 2060 GPU is more powerful than a 1070 Ti

It'll cost $349, which is a little more expensive that xx60 cards are, but not bad considering it'll launch at a lower price than the 1070 when that much-...


LG Is Bringing Giant 8K TVs To CES 2019

All the new OLED sets for 2019 will come with HDMI 2 .1 too, allowing for high-resolution video and audio input from compatible media players and gaming cons...


US sends troops to Gabon amid election uncertainty in neighbouring Congo

The National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) urged election authorities to publish results "in keeping with truth and justice". "Additional forces m...


Biff! Pow! Zap! Former Hearthstone folks making Marvel game

Former Hearthstone Executive Producer Ben Brode has resurfaced with a huge announcement today. (Which means development started at roughly the time Secon...


Xiaomi triple folding smartphone allegedly depicted in video

For one, isn't the first we've seen of a Xiaomi foldable phone. ET Times reported in July last year that Xiaomi was ordering components for a foldable pho...


Google Chrome for Windows 10 to Get Dark Mode Soon, Engineer Reveals

Reported by a reader to the team at 9to5Google, the browser reports itself as Chrome 70 on Android which seems to go - at least in part - against the informatio...


Apple Quietly Working On iOS 13 Ahead Of WWDC 2019

Looking at the analytics, it wouldn't be wrong to assume that Apple is picking up work on the next big iOS release. Yesterday Google confirmed that y...


IF launches Type-C Authentication Programme

New USB technology isn't just about raw speed, but also security, and news has emerged of an incoming authentication system that will help protect host system...


Google's next OS, Fuchsia, will run Android apps

Recent work on Google's in-development operating system Fuchsia has confirmed the OS will support Android apps. But however bold and big this project will...


Windows 10 update struggling to take off

A cumulative update with the fix for the reported issue could be shipped to Windows 10 October 2018 Update devices later this month. The feature allows you ...


Apple iPhone XS Max reportedly catches fire, explodes in man’s pocket

A man from OH said his iPhone XS Max caught fire while it was in his pant pocket, causing some injuries to his back while his pant too suffered damages. S...


Nokia's Next Android Flagship Features Five Cameras

One that everyone has their eye on is HMD's Nokia 9 PureView , and with good reason. In addition, the Nokia 9 PureView is equipped with a 5.99-inch 2K dis...


Netflix will no longer offer in-app subscriptions on iOS devices

A few months back, Netflix stopped supporting iTunes billing in several markets and is now rolling out the change worldwide. The popular video-streaming ser...


Google finally rolls out spam protection feature for text messages

Finally, Google has started rolling out the feature for the Android version of Messages app for certain users, as per the report from Android Police . goog...


Samsung Galaxy S10: Production Started?

Currently, Samsung is working to launch its flagships of the year - Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ - in or around Mobile World Congress 2019 which is schedule...


Apple to start making high-end iPhones in India next year

China trade war is bad news for tech companies which have existing manufacturing facilities in China and thus face extra tariffs to sell into the United States...


Google Pixel 3 Lite rumored for Spring 2019 launch on Verizon

Google Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 XL Lite have been fuelling the rumour mill for a while now and it has come to our attention that the new phones could arrive ...


Fortnite brought the creators a huge profit

Fortnite , initially released mid 2017, has quickly become the game to play among PC, Mobile, PS4, Switch and Xbox One owners. The TechCrunch website has re...


LG, Meridian Unite to Create Premium SL9 Series Soundbars

Also, Meridian's Upmix technology increases sound immersion by improving the sound field while upgrading the clarity of vocals and lead instruments through it...


Instagram "back to normal" after bug triggers temporary change to feed

Instagram also said that the bug has been fixed and Instagram is back to the usual up and downwards scrolling. Instagram has some explaining to do. I...


Citi cuts Q1 iPhone production estimates on weak demand

The investment will create up to 25,000 jobs in the country and reduce Foxconn's (and Apple's ) manufacturing presence in China. It was not known whether the pl...


Nationwide CenturyLink internet outage affects Kansas

Some CenturyLink customers across the country were without the internet as outages stretched from NY to California. According to a CenturyLink status page , ...


Instagram briefly switched to a horizontal feed and users freaked out

Facebook Inc.'s (FB.O) Instagram redesigned its platform for horizontal scrolling - and the plan nearly immediately went sideways. The update, which Insta...


Motorola P40 specifications and design leaked

If these renders turn to be authentic, then the Motorola P40 will be the first smartphone from the company to feature a punch-hole design as seen on the Hono...


PS Plus January 2019 Free Games AnnouncedMP1ST

This means next month is the final month Sony will offer six free games with a subscription. Ubisoft's Steep first launched in 2016, and has been contin...


Foxconn to make high-end Apple devices in India

Apple launched the pricey iPhone X last year but has cut production of that phone , according to industry analysts, since it began selling the newer versions...


Instagram just completely changed how users scroll through their feed

Evidently the update was only meant to be tested in a small scale, instead of coming to a large portion of users. Users across the globe are reporting the app...