Author Archives: Loknath Das

Xiaomi to Launch New Fitness Product in India Soon

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi has announced that it will launch a new product in India soon Video teaser hints that it could be a fitness product The product could be launched in partnership with HRX by Hrithik Roshan Soon after the launch of the Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone, the Chinese manufacturer has now started teasing the launch of yet another product in India. The ... Read More »

Google Said to Offer to Display Rival Sites via Auction

HIGHLIGHTS Google has offered to display rival comparison shopping sites It’s a part of an EU compliance order following the landmark fine Google was fined a record EUR 2.4 billion for its search result dominance Alphabet unit Google has offered to display rival comparison shopping sites via an auction as part of an EU compliance order following a landmark fine for favouring ... Read More »

PayPal Doesn’t Have to be Hard, Read This Overview

When it comes to turning your website into a money-making business, PayPal is a popular choice for handling transactions. The service is known for being secure, convenient and fast — payments can show up in your account within minutes of a sale. But there are costs associated with using PayPal to process payments, so you’ll have to weigh the options to ensure you’re getting the ... Read More »

Samsung Bixby Voice: How to set up and use the Galaxy S8 assistant

Samsung will finally let users turn off the side button so it doesn’t open Bixby Home when accidentally pressed. See our Bixby tipssection for how to do it. It’s been a long time coming, but Bixby has finally found its voice. Samsung has begun pushing out the final piece of its AI package, Bixby Voice, to all Galaxy S8 phones in ... Read More »

Over 5,000 computer teachers to be recruited by Haryana government: Manohar Lal Khattar

Over 5,000 regular computer teachers will be recruited by the Haryana government next year. Also, computer education will also be included in the regular course of the state.   Representative image Over 5,000 regular computer teachers will be recruited by the Haryana government next year as per CM Manohar Lal Khattar’s statement. Also, computer education will also be included in ... Read More »

Sprint offers iPhone 8 for $0 a month with a trade-in

Sprint is offering a 64GB iPhone 8 for $0 a month if you trade in an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus or one of Samsung’s 2017 flagships – Galaxy S8, S8+ or Note8. Those… are not cheap devices to trade in. And to be clear the “$0 a month” is after you get $29.17 in credit for the 18 monthly payments for ... Read More »

Chinese search engine Baidu hires Weibo CFO as finance chief amid AI push

Chinese search engine giant Baidu Inc said on Monday it had hired the finance chief of Weibo Corp as its chief financial officer, marking a leadership change for the firm as it hones its focus onto artificial intelligence. The appointment of Herman Yu, Weibo’s CFO since 2015, sees Baidu stalwart Jennifer Li step down as CFO after almost a decade in the role to become a senior adviser to Baidu’s top management, the company ... Read More »

Blogging a ‘different kinda parenting’

About 16 months ago, Dubai resident Vip Patel became a father for the first time. But the experience led him to becoming a daddy blogger for the first time too. “I started the blog about four weeks ago. A friend of mine said all I ever seem to do is post pictures and captions on social media about the trials ... Read More »

Billionaires gaining too much influence on public education | Opinion

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have used their wealth to promote their own agenda about education in the United States. When President Trump nominated Betsy DeVos, a woman with no degree or experience in education, as U.S. Secretary of Education, defenders of public education organized an unprecedented effort to fight her confirmation. Unfortunately, her stunning display ... Read More »

Team Liquid stun SK Gaming in the semifinals of ESL One New York

A North American team is headed to the grand finals of an ESL One event once again, and many more “USA” chants will be heard in New York. Team Liquid shocked the world earlier today with a 2-1 win over SK Gaming in the semifinals on day two of ESL One New York. They beat SK on Inferno and Cobblestone ... Read More »