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HTC U11 Edge Sense Feature Can Now Be Configured by Users for Individual Apps

HIGHLIGHTS The smartphone was launched in India in June Edge Sense allows users to perform tasks by squeezing the sides The beta update is reportedly rolling out already Back when HTC launched its U11 smartphone, we mentioned that its Edge Sense feature sounded gimmicky but was found to be useful in performing certain functions. At the time, we felt that the feature ... Read More »

Facebook Camera Now Lets You Capture 360-Degree Photos

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook has rolled out an update letting users capture 360-degree photos The update has been rolled out in both iOS and Android Users can also select their preferred starting view within the photo Making 360-degree photos more of a common experience, Facebook has rolled out an update letting users capture 360-degree photos using its in-app camera. The update has been rolled ... Read More »

You can now have an 8GB RAM 128GB storage OnePlus 5 in Slate Gray

OnePlus now offers the OnePlus 5 with 8GB of RAM in Slate Gray flavor. Up until now the 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage model was a Midnight Black exclusive. The Midnight Black remains available with 8GB of RAM – you can’t get it with 6GB of RAM if you really (inexplicably) wanted to. And if you want to buy a Soft ... Read More »

alcatel Idol 4S free fall continues, now available for $225

The alcatel Idol 4S with Windows 10 Mobile launched in the US back in November last year for $470. It’s been less than a year, and the bundle – which includes the Snapdragon 820-powered phone and VR goggles – has received price cuts multiple times. Last we heard, it was going for $288. And now, Amazon is offering the device for $225: This ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X now comes in 32GB storage option as well

Xiaomi has launched a new, 32GB storage variant for its Mi 5X smartphone. The model is listed on the Chinese Mi online store for CNY 1,299, which currently translates to around $195. The Mi 5X was made official last month with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, and a price tag of CNY 1,499 (around $225). So the new variant is CNY 200 ($30) cheaper. ... Read More »

Now order NCERT books online and get them delivered at your doorstep

The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) will now accept online orders for its textbooks and have them delivered right at the buyer’s doorstep. School education secretary Anil Swarup on Wednesday launched an online portal dedicated to taking orders directly from schools and even students. Although the new academic session is still months away, Swarup said the early ... Read More »

Samsung is now selling the unlocked Galaxy S8 for just $539.99, limited quantity available

Do you want to buy a Samsung Galaxy S8? Are you interested in the unlocked model? How about saving a whopping $185 in the process? Well, if that sounds good to you, then be prepared to act fast. The Korean company is currently offering its latest flagship smartphone, in its unlocked iteration, on eBay for just $539.99. That’s a very big discount compared ... Read More »

Samsung Pay Now Supports SBI Debit Cards as Well

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Pay was launched in India in March this year It is now available for SBI debit cards Samsung has announced a Rs. 500 cashback offer as well Samsung and SBI have announced Samsung Pay support for SBI debit cards to expand the benefits of digital payments to more smartphone users in India. Higher variants of SBI debit cards ... Read More »

Now, college teachers need not do research to get promotion

Making changes in the Academic Performance Index (API), a criterion on which teachers get their promotions, the HRD ministry is working on a plan to make research optional for college teachers. The Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has recently said that college teachers will no longer be mandated to conduct research to be eligible for promotions. However, if not research, ... Read More »

Google Glass Enterprise Edition Officially Unveiled, Now Available to More Firms

HIGHLIGHTS The new wearable features several improvements Google Glass 2.0 is lighter and more comfortable It features more power and better battery life Google Glass 2.0 or Google Glass Enterprise Edition has been tipped for a while, and on Tuesday, the search giant finally made the wearables official. Called Google Glass Enterprise Edition, the new glasses have seen improvements to the design and ... Read More »