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Skyrocketing memory prices may get worse before getting better

The price of desktop RAM keeps on going up, and the disappointing trend is expect to continue for a good chunk of 2017. Right now, the best price you’re going to find for 2 x 8GB desktop DDR4 RAM modules on Newegg is about $73. But if you want something from a larger brand like G.Skill or Corsair, expect to pay ... Read More »

Moto G5 specs uncovered in Brazil: check out G4 Play’s successor

The Moto G5 Plus has been through the rumor mill several times while the regular Moto G5 remained out of the spotlight. Until now – Brazilian blog TecnoBlog.net has gotten hold of the regional version (XT1672) and published the key specs. This phone is smaller with its 5” 1080p screen (vs. 5.5” 1080p for the Plus model). It will launch ... Read More »

Apple sells more Plus phones in Q4 2016 than ever

Apple is about to reveal its financial results for 4Q 2016 and they may contain a surprise – the company sold more iPhone 7 Plus units than any of the previous Plus-sized handsets. The company decided to equip the 7 Plus with more cameras, better battery life and more RAM than iPhone 7 and the result is said to be ... Read More »

Caviar introduces iPhone 7 with portraits of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin

The inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the US unlocked as many meme ideas as there are protests against his actions. But might be the weirdest we have seen – Russian company Caviar sells two 32GB iPhone 7 units with gold-plated backs and embossed faces of the Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The backs also include the coat of ... Read More »

Tried these fun workouts?

Tried these fun workouts? (Image credit: Thinkstock) Biking in the pool Business education for leaders of tomorrowFIIB Doodle and win with Oriflame. Start now!ORIFLAME Recommended By Colombia You may be cycling in the gym to attain those shapely legs, now how about biking under water? Pool biking is all about using rust-resistant bikes made especially for underwater workouts. It makes ... Read More »

Healing with muscle

TNN | Jan 29, 2017, 12.00 AM IST Healing with muscle (Getty Image) You are not running a marathon or trying to power through your morning jog. You are simply standing in one place and then Ouch! A sharp shooting musclecramp hits your foot. The pain is sharp, sudden and almost too much to bear. At some point, most of ... Read More »

Now, wearables to improve mood, sleep

Now, wearables to improve mood, sleep Wearables are not just about fitness metrics any more. These days you can get something to calm you down, or pep you up, or improve your sleep, and the inventors have not run out of ideas for new applications yet. Buy LeEco Le 2 32GB on SnapdealSnapdeal An active life resides here at AvenidaTata ... Read More »

Over 10,000 people screened for diabetes in Mumbai

IANS | Jan 29, 2017, 01.29 PM IST Over 10,000 people screened for diabetes in Mumbai Over 10,000 people were screened for diabetes and its health implications during a diabetes mela held here on Saturday. The medical camp inaugurated by Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawde, was organised to check the health status of the people here living with the risk ... Read More »

IIT, MIT students and faculty join hands to convert Shantiniketan into a model heritage city

In order to convert Bolpur-Shantiniketan into a model sustainable heritage city, students and faculty members from the IIT-Kgp and MIT, on Friday came together at a brainstorming session. Those from IIT-Kgp were mainly research scholars and students pursuing masters in architecture and city planning. Shantiniketan to become a model heritage city RELATED STORIES Father of Indian Supercomputer Vijay Pandurang Bhatkar ... Read More »

Father,of,Indian,Supercomputer,Vijay,Pandurang,Bhatkar,becomes,Nalanda,University’s,new,vice-chancellor

Vijay Pandurang Bhatkar, 70, has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of Nalanda University, Rajgir, in Bihar. President Pranab Mukherjee, in his capacity as visitor to Nalanda University, named Bhatkar for the post with effect from January 25. Nalanda University gets a new vice-chancellor RELATED STORIES Rajasthan: Chapter on demonetisation to be included in high school syllabus UPSC CDS (I) ... Read More »