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Oculus Rift S VR headset with Inside-out Tracking, new design announced

Oculus at the GDC 2019 announced its new PC-powered headset; the Oculus Rift S. It works with the Rift platform, giving users access to the top-selling and most immersive VR titles and other games like Asgard’s Wrath, Defector, and Stormland. It has improved optics with 1,280 × 1,440 resolution per eye (2,560 × 1,440 total) and LCD display with for a sharper picture with higher pixel density for an even more immersive gaming experience, says the company.
Tags: Accessories, News, Blogging, Lenovo, Lenovo Legion, Oculus Rift s

Xiaomi Mi Sports Shoes 2 Photo Gallery

Xiaomi launched the Mi Men's Sports Shoes 2 in India under Mi Crowdfunding last month, and the company started shipping the shoes a few days ago. As per the company, these are created using Uni-Moulding process, are Shock-absorbent, have anti-slip design and are durable for machine wash. Check out the photo gallery of the Dark Grey version. It is engineered with breakthrough 5-in-1 Uni-Moulding technology that combines 5 different materials to minimize wear damage. This technology will keep...
Tags: UK, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Photo Gallery, Mi Sports Shoes 2, Xiaomi Mi Sports Shoes 2

EU hits Google with €1.49 billion fine for abusive online advertising practices

European Commission has fined Google €1.49 billion ($1.7 billion) for breaching EU antitrust rules. This is the third time EU is imposing fine for Google after it was hit with €2.42 billion fine in 2017 and €4.34 billion fine last year.  This time EU says that Google has abused its market dominance by imposing a number of restrictive clauses in contracts with third-party websites which prevented Google's rivals from placing their search adverts on these websites. It added that Google's practi...
Tags: Google, News, Eu, Blogging, Commission, European Commission, Margrethe Vestager, Google EU Fine 2019, Google fine EU

Apple introduces new AirPods with H1 chip, optional Wireless Charging Case starting at Rs. 14900

After several rumors, Apple has introduced new AirPods. It has the latest Apple H1 headphone chip for a faster and more stable wireless connection and also drives voice-enabled "Hey Siri” access making it easier to change songs, make a call, adjust the volume or get directions and delivers up to 30 per cent lower gaming latency. It also comes with a new wireless charging case that offers wireless charging with Qi-compatible charging solutions. An LED light indicator located on the front of...
Tags: Apple, Accessories, News, US, Siri, Blogging, Qi, AirPods, Apple AirPods 2 price, Apple AirPods 2 price India, Apple AirPods 2019 price India

Xiaomi releases kernel source for Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Go

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Go it's the first Android Go smartphone in India at an event this week. It packs a 5-inch HD screen, Snapdragon 425 SoC with 1GB of RAM, and runs on Android Oreo (Go edition). Last month, it launched the Redmi Note 7 in the country,  which was launched with a different camera sensor in China earlier in January. Redmi Note 7 Indian variant and Redmi Note 7 Chinese variant share the same codename ‘lavender’. Now, the company has released kernel sources for these smartp...
Tags: News, China, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Mi Home, Redmi Note 7, Redmi Go kernel source, Redmi Note 7 kernel source

Opera browser for Android gets built-in free VPN, support for crypto-pairing and more

Opera browser for the desktop already offers free VPN. After the beta update last month that got built-in VPN, Opera browser for Android stable version 51 has received VPN support. This lets you hide your physical locationmaking it harder for others to track your behavior on the Web. The VPN is free and can be enabled easily from the top left corner of the browser. It also does not log web traffic. This means that the VPN servers do not log and retain any activity data, all to protect the...
Tags: Android, Apps, News, Blogging, Vpn, VPN Opera, Opera Android VPN, Crypto Wallet in Opera for Android

Nokia 5.1 Android Pie update starts rolling out

After rolling out Android Pie update for the Nokia 6, Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 2.1, HMD Global has started rolling out Android Pie update for the Nokia 5.1 smartphone, as it had promised. The phone was introduced back in May last year running Android 8.1 (Oreo). A timeless classic has been redefined! Nokia 5.1 now runs the latest Android 9, Pie. Nokia smartphones just keep getting better! #GetSmart — Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) March 19, 2019 Android P includes Ad...
Tags: Google, Android, News, Nokia, Blogging, HMD Global, GETSMART, Nokia 5.1 Android Pie update, Pie Nokia, Nokia 5.1 Android Pie

Xiaomi posts 52.6% YoY increase in revenue in FY 2018, smartphone revenue up 41.3% YoY

Xiaomi has reported its earning for the fourth quarter (Q4 2018) and the whole financial year of 2018 that ended December 31, 2018. It reported revenue of 174.9 billion yuan (US$ 26.05 billion) for FY 2018, an increase of 52.6% compared to FY 2017, among which international revenue grew 118.1% year-on-year to 70.0 billion yuan, accounting for 40% of its total revenue. Net profit for year 2018 was approximately 13.478 billion yuan. Adjusted net profit (Non-IFRS Measure) was 8.6 billion yuan, up...
Tags: News, US, Blogging, Xiaomi, Xiaomi FY 2018, Xiaomi FY 2018 revenue, Mi Band Mi Electric Scooter

Google Stadia gaming platform lets you play games instantly on laptops, PCs, Android devices and TVs in 4K at 60 fps with HDR

At the GDC 2019 yesterday Google announced Stadia, the company's new video game platform, as it had promised. This lets you instantly play games on TV (via Chromecast Ultra), laptop, desktop, tablet or a mobile phone at up to 4K and 60 frames per second with HDR and surround sound. Since this is completely online, gameplay experience may vary based on quality of internet connection. Google said that developers will have access to nearly unlimited...
Tags: Google, Europe, News, Youtube, Blogging, Canada, Gpu, Hdr, Chromecast Ultra, Google Stadia, U K Regarding Stadia Google

How to Disable Pop-up Blocker in Chrome

Pop-up in Google Chrome You must have seen an icon in the address bar of Google Chrome whenever a pop-up is blocked. Most people usually block pop-ups because they tend to infect the computer with ads, spam and malware. Pop-ups can hinder the browsing experience by forcing redirects and hijacking the browser. Thankfully, pop-ups are disabled by default in Chrome which prevents them from automatically appearing on the screen. At the same time, not all of them are intrusive and are often used by...
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, Android, Blogging, Tips, Browser, Pop-up, How To's, Inter, Popup Blocker

POCO F1 6GB+128GB version to get Rs. 2000 price cut in India from March 25 to 28, will be available for Rs. 20999

Xiaomi's POCO just announced that POCO F1 6GB+128GB version will receive a price cut of Rs. 2000 and Rs. 20,999 from 25th March to 28th March. The company says that it has received overwhelmingly positive response that POCO F1 has received in merely six months upon its launch in August 2018 that calls for this price cut. The discounted pricing will be available across Flipkart and starting 25th March starting midnight till the 28th March. POCO F1 6GB+64GB and 8GB+256GB variants will be...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Flipkart, Poço, POCO F1, POCO F1 6GB+128GB, Manmohan Chandolu

Google Photos Express Backup rolls out widely for users in India

Finally, Google is rolling out Express backup in Google Photos to all the Android users in India. After testing the Express backup feature with a small percentage of people in the last December, the company has started releasing to a large number of users. For the uninitiated, Express provides faster backup at a reduced resolution, making it easier to ensure memories are saved even when you might have poor or infrequent WiFi connectivity. In an official blog, Google said, "Over the past week...
Tags: Google, Apps, India, Blogging, Google Photos, Data Cap, Google Photos Data Cap, Google Photos Express Backup, uninitiated Express

Black Shark 2 Gaming Smartphone launching in India soon – Here are the top features

Xiaomi’s Black Shark announced the Black Shark 2 Gaming Phone yesterday. As expected the company has announced that it will be launching in India soon. It also detailed some additional features and accessories for the phone. Ludicrous Mode: When the Ludicrous mode is on, Black Shark 2 will release all the CPU power for supporting gaming performance without dropping frames and the company says that this is the only device in the world which can achieve this. Shark Space - Immersive Gam...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, PUBG, Gaming Phone, Black Shark, Black Shark 2, Black Shark 2 India

Apple iMacs updated with up to 9th-gen 8-core Intel processors, Radeon Pro Vega Graphics, India price starts at Rs. 1,19,900

After two years, Apple has updated its iMac lineup with faster processors and graphics. The 21.5-inch iMac gets 8th-generation quad-core, and for the first time 6-core processors, that promises up to 60% faster performance. The 27-inch iMac now for the first time features up to 9th-generation 6-core and 8-core processors, including 8-core Intel Core i9 processor  (Turbo Boost up to 5.0GHz) that promises up to 2.4x faster performance. 21.5-inch iMac gets Radeon Pro Vega 48 graphics for the firs...
Tags: Apple, News, US, Blogging, Intel, Intel Core, iMac 2019, iMac 2019 price

Google Pay now lets you book train tickets at no additional cost

Google Pay already offers cab and bus ticket bookings with abhiBus, Goibibo, RedBus, Uber and Yatra. Today it has introduced train ticket booking for Indian Railways, powered by Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) at no additional cost at the launch. You can just click Trains option inside the Google Pay app to access this feature. This lets you search, book and cancel train tickets within the app. The new feature will roll out on Google Pay app on Android and iOS starting...
Tags: Google, News, India, Blogging, Google Pay, Google Pay Train

Jumping In with Modern Business Marketing

If you plan on existing in the modern business world, then you have to understand the essence of modern business marketing. So much has changed about professional, creative, and industrial landscapes even in the last few years, it can feel very overwhelming to try to keep up. If you feel like you are in this boat of uncertainty, that means you should spend some more time considering what the best modern business marketing techniques suggest to you. Prioritizing marketing is going to come from se...
Tags: Google, Small Business, Blogging

Google Drive’s AI-driven Priority page with Workspaces exits beta

At Cloud Next 2018 in July, Google announced new “Priority” view that utilizes machine learning to show relevant files, while “Workspaces” group together similar documents, now the company has announced that it is out of beta. You can access the Priority page from the left-hand navigation panel in Drive. With “Priority,” Google wants its machine learning to take over so that users can “spend less time searching for content.” With the new Priority page, not only are the most relevant files ser...
Tags: Google, Apps, Blogging, Gdrive

Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL detailed specifications surface — 5.6-inch and 6-inch FHD+ OLED displays

Rumors and leaks about both the Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 Lite XL codenamed 'sargo' and 'bonito' surfaced few months back. Last week with Android Q beta release it was revealed that the phone will be launched Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Now detailed specifications of the phones have surfaced. This reveals a 5.6-inch FHD+ OLED screen and Snapdragon 670 for the Pixel 3a, and a slightly bigger 6-inch screen and Snapdragon 710 for the Pixel 3a XL, 4GB RAM, 32GB or 64GB storage, 12MP rear camera ...
Tags: Google, News, Blogging, Rumors, Pixel, Lite, Octa, Google Pixel, Octa Core Snapdragon, Google Pixel 3a, Google Pixel 3a XL

Google Calender’s AI-powered meeting room suggestions now rolling for Android and iOS

Google has been revamping things, adding features and much more to its GSuite, in a bid to give users a smooth experience. As we all know, last the company launched automatic room suggestions in Google Calendar on the web. In the recent development, the search engine giant is planning to bring this feature to Android and iOS devices as well. This feature, using Google AI, suggests the rooms for your meetings based on the locations and preferences of the guests. Automatic room suggestions fac...
Tags: Google, Blogging, Google Calender

Call of Duty: Mobile for Android and iOS announced

Activision, in collaboration with Tencent has announced Call of Duty: Mobile is coming to previously unannounced regions, including North America, South America, Europe, and more, after it started Alpha testing in December. Developed by Tencent’s award-winning Timi studio, this free-to-play game brings together maps, modes, weapons, and characters from across the Call of Duty franchise, including Black Ops and the Modern Warfare series. It features multiple game modes pitting players in hea...
Tags: Google, Games, News, Blogging, Tencent, North America South America Europe, TIMI, Call of Duty Mobile, Call of Duty Mobile Android

Xiaomi launches Mi Pay mobile payment solution in India

Xiaomi has officially launched Mi Pay, the company's latest mobile payment solution in India, after it was introduced back in December last year. Mi Pay is supported by ICICI Bank, has a basic UI and it requires Phone, Contacts and SMS permissions to run. Users have an option to transfer money to UPI address and Bank Account directly. Mi Pay is integrated within the Contacts, SMS, Scanner apps as well as App Vault in MIUI. It lets you easily transfer money to others through UPI, make paymen...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Bank Account, UPI, ICICI Bank, UPI PIN, Mi Pay, Mi Pay India

Xiaomi Redmi Go Android Go Edition smartphone with 5-inch HD display launched in India for Rs. 4499

Xiaomi just launched the Redmi Go, the company’s first Android Go Edition smartphone in India, as it had promised. It was announced earlier this year and packs a 5-inch HD screen, Snapdragon 425 SoC with 1GB of RAM, 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5-megapixel front camera, 4G LTE with dedicated SIM slots and a 3000mAh battery. Xiaomi Redmi Go specifications 5-inch (1280 x 720pixels) HD 16:9 display with 380 nits brightness, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC Color Gamut 1.4GHz Q...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Gpu, Hdr, Mi Home Stores, Redmi Go, Redmi Go price, Redmi Go price India

Google to shut down Inbox by Gmail on April 2

Update — March 19: After confirming that it will shut down Inbox by Gmail app at the end of March 2019, Google has started showing alerts for the users that says that the app will be going away in 15 days, which is April 2nd, 2019. Google has already shut down Allo this month, and will shut down URL Shortener later this month and Google+ on April 2nd as a part of Spring Cleaning. Earlier: Google has officially announced that it is shutting down its Inbox by Gmail app at the end of ...
Tags: Google, News, Gmail, Blogging, Inbox, Gmail Google

Apple introduces 10.5-inch iPad Air and new iPad mini with Apple Pencil support starting at Rs. 44900 and Rs. 34900

Apple has introduced new 10.5-inch iPad Air and 5th Generation iPad Mini. Both these are powered by Apple's  A12 Bionic chip. The new iPad Mini comes with Apple Pencil support, a new advanced Retina display panel with True Tone technology and wide color support. Both these feature an 8-megapixel rear camera with improved low-light performance. The front facing camera has been bumped up to 7-megapixels, similar to the iPad Pro. With support for Apple Pencil first-generation, the new iPad m...
Tags: Apple, News, India, Blogging, Facetime, Apple Pencil, Apple 10.5-inch iPad Air, iPad mini 5th Gen, PPI Octa Core, Hybrid IR

Do Ping-Pong and Paint Make Workplaces More Creative?

When I talk to people about workplaces that maximize creativity, they often imagine ping-pong tables and brightly painted walls. I enjoy an entertaining game of ping-pong as much as anyone. I even have a ping-pong table at my home. I have nothing against brightly painted walls either. But have you ever wondered why we default to these as solutions for creative workplaces? I think Gordon MacKenzie sheds some light on this. In the 1980s, Gordon MacKenzie was a ruckus-maker in the corpo...
Tags: Google, Leadership, Teamwork, Blogging, Creativity, Culture, Managing People, Gallup, MacKenzie, Patrick Lencioni, Gordon MacKenzie, Creative Culture, Creative Leadership, Managing Creativity

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Gaming phone with 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855, 12GB RAM, Liquid Cooling 3.0 announced

Xiaomi’s Black Shark just announced the Black Shark 2 Gaming Phone, successor of last year's Black Shark Helo in China, as it had promised. It has a 6.39-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with HDR support, 240Hz touch response rate with touch algorithm optimization especially for gaming, is powered by Snapdragon 855 SoC with up to 12GB RAM, liquid cooling 3.0 that Tower-wide global liquid cooling system that uses liquid-cooled plate + liquid-cooled tube that can effectively cover all the heat-generatin...
Tags: News, China, Blogging, Xiaomi, Hdr, Octa, Xiaomi Black Shark, Black Shark, Xiaomi Black Shark 2, Xiaomi Black Shark 2 price

Redmi AirDots wireless Bluetooth 5.0 headset and Redmi Automatic Washing Machine 1A announced

Xiaomi introduced Mi AirDots Youth Edition Bluetooth wireless headset in China few months back, now under the Redmi brand, the company has introduced Redmi AirDots wireless Bluetooth 5.0 headset in China, along with the Redmi Note 7 Pro and the Redmi 7, as expected. The company has also introduced Redmi Automatic Top-loading Washing Machine 1A. The Redmi AirDots weighs just 4.1 grams, Play/pause music just by tapping or double tap to launch voice assistant. It offers 4 hours of music playba...
Tags: News, China, Blogging, Xiaomi, Redmi AirDots, Redmi Automatic Washing Machine, Redmi Automatic Washing Machine 1A, Redmi Automatic Top

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro with 6.3-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 675, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage announced in China

Xiaomi has announced the Redmi Note 7 Pro for the Chinese market, as it had promised. It comes in 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version for China, costs 1599 yuan (US$ 238 / Rs. 16,350 approx.) compared to Rs. 16,999 in India. It will go on sale in China starting March 22nd. Other specifications are similar to the Redmi Note 7 Pro version that was launched in India last month. Redmi Note 7 Pro specifications 6.3-inch (2340 ×1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 2.5D curved glass LTPS in-cell display...
Tags: News, China, India, US, Blogging, Xiaomi, Sony, Gpu, Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro, Redmi Note 7 Pro, Redmi Note 7 Pro China

Xiaomi Redmi 7 with 6.26-inch 19:9 display, Snapdragon 632, AI dual rear cameras, 4000mAh battery announced

Along with the Redmi Note 7 Pro, Xiaomi also introduced the Redmi 7 smartphone in China, as it had promised. It has a 6.26-inch HD+ waterdrop notch display, is powered by Snapdragon 632 SoC with up to 4GB of RAM, runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10, features a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with a secondary 2-megapixel camera for capturing depth information in portrait shots. It also has an 8-megapixel camera on the front. The phone comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protec...
Tags: News, China, Blogging, Xiaomi, Gpu, Snapdragon, Xiaomi Redmi, MIUI, 8GHz Octa Core Snapdragon, Xiaomi Redmi 7, Xiaomi Redmi 7 price

The fork in the road for social media and our society

The horror from Christchurch, New Zealand, that exploded across newspaper pages and television, computer and smartphone screens this weekend captured imaginations in ways that no one could possibly have imagined beforehand. The fact that one individual armed with a semi-automatic rifle could visit such an outrage upon people worshipping in a place of religion isn’t the worst of it, awful and distressing though this event is with at least 50 people shot dead and scores wounded, some in cr...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, UK, Technology, Social Networks, America, Social Media, Communication, Society, Blogging, Web, New Zealand, Reddit, Christchurch, Facebook Live, Online Media

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