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Opera 50 Browser Now Available for Windows, macOS, Linux With Anti-Cryptocurrency Mining Feature and More

HIGHLIGHTS Opera 50 adds support for NoCoin to filter cryptocurrency mining scripts It also has support for Chromecast and Oculus Rift A new currency converter for cryptocurrencies is also available Opera Software has released the latest Opera 50 version desktop browser for Windows, macOS, and Linux. Opera includes numerous new features such as a new anti-cryptomining feature and Chromecast & VR 360 support for the Oculus VR headset. ... Read More »

Xiaomi Ousts Samsung, Leads Smartphone Sales in Top 50 Indian Cities: IDC

HIGHLIGHTS IDC claims Tier I cities in India are “key volume driver” Major 50 cities account for 50 percent of smartphone sales in India Bhopal, Gurugram, and Jaipur emerge as “fastest growing cities” As per a report by International Data Corporation (IDC), Xiaomi held the maximum market share in the top 50 Indian cities in the Q3 2017 period, followed by Samsung, Lenovo (including Moto), Oppo, and Vivo. ... Read More »

The Nest Thermostat is $50 off at multiple retailers right now

Deals on the Nest learning thermostat don’t happen that often, and usually they’re not that exciting—about $20 off or so. Right now, the third-generation Nest learning thermostat is $50 off at multiple retailers. That puts the thermostat at a sub-$200 price on Amazon, B&H, Best Buy, Google, and Newegg. Smart-home fans probably know all about this famous thermostat, but just to recap, the third-generation model has a ... Read More »

Amazon has knocked $50 off the price of a 1TB SSD

The best thing you can do to improve the performance of an old PC is to swap out that spinning hard drive for an SSD. Just a few years ago that meant you’d trade speed for capacity, but that’s quickly changing. Today, Amazon’s got a deal on an SSD with a 1TB capacity. The SanDisk Ultra II 1TB 2.5-inch SATA ... Read More »

Obese couples may take 50% longer to achieve pregnancy

IANS | Feb 5, 2017, 01.50 PM IST Obese women may affect great-grandchildren (Simon Willms/Getty Images) Couples in which both partners are obese may take over 50 per cent longer to achieve pregnancy, compared to their non-obese counterparts, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin. “A lot of studies on fertility and body composition have focused on the female partner, but ... Read More »

50% off Fallout 4 – Deal Alert

Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, welcome you to the world of Fallout 4 – their most ambitious game ever, and the next generation of open-world gaming.  As the sole survivor of Vault 111, you enter a world destroyed by nuclear war. Every second is a fight for survival, and every ... Read More »

Google,Daydream,VR,discounted,to,$50,for,a,month,(US,only)

A week ago, a $500 “Oculus Ready” PC was unveiled, but still the cheapest way to experience VR is through a smartphone headset. Google’s entry, the Daydream, is discounted in the US to $50 (usually $80) from today until February 25. Yep, US only. We were quite impressed with Daydream and especially the remote – something both the Samsung Gear ... Read More »

Survey: 50% doctors at risk of cardiovascular diseases

    Survey: 50% doctors at risk of cardiovascular diseases A study covering 250 doctors and nurses in a medical college hospital close to Chennai found that around 50% of the medical practitioners surveyed were at high risk for cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) -close to double than that of the general population. A team from the SRM Medical College Hospital and ... Read More »

IITs, NITs Could Be Set Up On 50 Less Land

A panel set up to determine the area of land required to set up centrally funded institutes have concluded that an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) could be set up within 260 acre of land, which is 50 per cent less than the existing requirement. In case of an Indian Institute of Management (IIM), the committee has proposed that such ... Read More »

Consumer forum to FIITJEE: Stop ‘unfair trade practices,’ return 50 per cent tuition fee to students

Despite of being a famous coaching centre for IIT and other engineering entrance examination since 1992, FIITJEE has been recently charged for collecting fees for two years in one go amounts to “unfair trade practice.” Details of the report: A district consumer disputes redressal forum, headed by its President Justice N K Goel has filed the case As per reports, ... Read More »