Author Archives: Loknath Das

iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple TV 4K Receive Rare Mixed-Bag Reviews

HIGHLIGHTS Apple launched three new iPhone models, new Apple TV, and Apple Watch The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are now available in select markets The new products have received mixed reviews from critics Despite the strength of its brand, Apple Inc. occasionally releases a product to mediocre reviews – remember the original Apple TV or Apple Watch? But reviewers have rarely been as ... Read More »

Google Pixelbook, Home Mini Smart Speaker, New Daydream VR Headset Ahead of Pixel Event

Google Pixelbook and New Daydream VR Headset HIGHLIGHTS The pricing for Pixelbook is said to start from $1,199 All three products have been leaked in renders The Pixelbook is expected to launch in three colour variants Ahead of Google’s Pixel event on October 4, several leaks regarding the company’s upcoming devices have now surfaced on the Internet. We already told you about the leaks ... Read More »

TCL Movetime Review

HIGHLIGHTS The TCL Movetime is priced at Rs 9,999 and has a heart rate sensor There is no way to reply to notifications from the watch The straps are easily replaceable with standard 18mm ones Smartwatches have been around for a while now. Googlehas had a go at the market with Android Wear and Apple has pretty much nailed it with the Apple Watch. Now ... Read More »

CCleaner hacked with malware: What you need to know

It seems that CCleaner, one of PCWorld’s recommendations for the best free software for new PCs, might not have been keeping your PC so clean after all. In an in-depth probe of the popular optimization and scrubbing software, Cisco Talos has discovered a malicious bit of code injected by hackers that could have affected more than 2 million users who downloaded the most ... Read More »

Bangalore team among 5 finalists moving towards USD 15M Global Learning XPRIZE

XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced the five finalists advancing in the USD 15M Global Learning XPRIZE which includes Chimple, a team from Bangalore. Each of the five finalists were awarded with a USD 1 million milestone prize.  Chimple is developing a learning platform aimed at enabling children to learn ... Read More »

vivo X20 and X20 Plus unveiled with 18:9 Full View screens, Snapdragon 660

Today vivo took the wraps off its latest creations, the X20 and X20 Plus. The X9s and X9s Plus are only a few months old but we already get newer, shinier members of the X family to gawk at – and they do contain almost all the bells and whistles you’d expect from a high-end smartphone in late 2017. Full View, near bezel-less screens with 18:9 aspect ... Read More »

These Latest Pictures Of Mahima Chaudhary’s Are Going Viral On The Internet!

In 1997, Mahima Chaudhary was every guy’s dream girl, thanks to her film Pardes. Even after starring opposite Shah Rukh Khan, people noticed her for her simplicity and the way she portrayed the character ‘Ganga’. And then came films like Dil Kya Kare, Daag: The Fire, Pyaar Koi Khel Nahin, Dhadkan, Om Jai Jagadish and a few others. With few hits and misses, she ... Read More »

Graham-Cassidy, the GOP’s last health care proposal, explained with a cartoon

Senate Republicans have been through four different health care proposals to repeal Obamacare, all of which failed to pass. But now there’s one very ambitious proposal left. Graham-Cassidy isn’t a sexy or descriptive name, but what makes it so radical is how much it deconstructs the existing system. It brings back preexisting conditions, so insurers can charge sick people more; it ... Read More »

Upcoming SUVs In India This Festive Season 2017 

The Indian SUV segment will see a few new launches during this year’s festive season The festive season car deals are around the corner and this is possibly the best times to purchase a new car. From a whole bunch of upcoming cars in India that are expected to make their debut soon, the SUV segment is the most happening of the ... Read More »

Spoiler alert: Google’s Pixel event will still be more exciting than Apple’s iPhone X reveal

So much for the element of surprise. With two weeks to go until Google’s big end-of-year event, we already know everything that’s going to be announced. After months of rumors and speculation surrounding the Pixel 2 event, Droid-Life dropped a bomb yesterday and published images and prices for everything Google is about to release. You might remember that the same thing happened right ... Read More »