Author Archives: Loknath Das

Iron Fist Cancelled at Netflix, but There May Yet Be Hope for Fans

Netflix and Marvel Television have decided to cancel Iron Fist, making it the first series to fall from the slate of five, which also includes Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and The Punisher. That means the show won’t be back for a third season, despite showing slight improvement in the second season that released last month. In a joint statement, the two producing partners said: “Marvel’s Iron Fist will not ... Read More »

iOS 12 is now on 50% of devices, Apple reveals

About a week ago a third party analytics firm told us that iOS 12 was already running on 47.54% of compatible Apple devices, a very short time after its release. Today the Cupertino company itself has published official adoption data. As of October 10, iOS 12 was installed on 50% of all compatible devices, and 53% of devices introduced within the last four ... Read More »

Google Home Hub smart display, Pixel Stand wireless charger, new Chromecast get official too

Its phones and the new tablet weren’t everything Google had prepared for its big hardware event today. Three more previously leaked devices made their official debut. Meet the Google Home Hub, the new Chromecast, and the Pixel Stand. Google Home Hub The Home Hub is a $149 (or £139) smart display that is on pre-order now. It will be available on October 22 in the ... Read More »

Oppo to launch Hyper Boost for hardware acceleration

Huawei introduced hardware acceleration feature called GPU Turbo that optimizes system utilization for heavy usage like games. The fellow Chinese manufacturer Oppo decided to follow suit and scheduled an event for October 11 in Shanghai called Hyper Boost Tech Meeting, according to an invite sent out to Chinese media. The poster contains a teaser, saying “Towards an era of acceleration”, suggesting it ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro prices revealed

With all the rumors about Huawei’s upcoming flagship phablets lately, we still know nothing about prices. Well, thanks to a fresh new report, that gap in our Mate 20 and 20 Proknowledge is now fixed. The pricing list contains other phones as well and comes in Swiss francs. Also, note that these prices are from the local distributors to retailers so ... Read More »

Oreck Cordless Vacuum with POD Technology review: This vacuum offers dust-free disposal

Vacuum bags, containers, and dustbins share a common flaw: They tend to release dirt and dust into the air when you detach and empty them. Much of that dirt and dust settles back on the surfaces you just cleaned. For allergy and asthma sufferers, this is more than an annoyance—it can trigger an attack that can make performing this household ... Read More »

Motorola One Power to Get Android Pie Beta Next Month, Stable Update to Reach By Year-End

Android Pie soak test for the Motorola One Power is reportedly planned for mid-October HIGHLIGHTS Motorola One Power presently runs Android 8.1 Oreo The smartphone to receive Android Pie Beta next month Stable Android Pie update could reach by the end of the year Motorola One Power that was launched in India earlier this week is set to receive Android Pie in the form of ... Read More »

Tecno Camon iAir 2+, Camon i2, Camon i2X With Dual Rear Camera, Display Notch Launched in India: Price, Specifications

New Tecno models come in Aqua Blue, Champagne Gold, and Midnight Black colour options HIGHLIGHTS Tecno Mobile has expanded its smartphone lineup in India Tecno Camon iAir 2+ is the cheapest in the series at Rs. 8,999 All three smartphones come with a Super Full View display panels Tecno Mobile on Wednesday launched the Camon iAir2+, Camon i2, and Camon i2X in India. All three ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 6, Redmi 5A Flash Sales Today at 12pm in India

Redmi 6 flash sale will be held simultaneously on Mi.com and Flipkart at 12pm HIGHLIGHTS Redmi 6 price in India starts at Rs. 7,999 Redmi 5A price in India starts at Rs. 5,999 Both sales start at 12pm IST Xiaomi is all set to host its next flash sales for the Redmi 6and last year’s Redmi 5A today, September 27, at 12pm IST. While ... Read More »

Amazon, Apple, Google to Testify Before US Senate on Data Privacy on September 26

Six major Web companies and Internet-service providers, including AT&T, Twitter, and Alphabet’s Google, will detail their consumer data privacy practices to a US Senate panel on Sept. 26, according to a congressional statement on Wednesday. The Senate hearing will give the six technology-related companies, which also include Amazon.com, Apple, and Charter Communications, “an opportunity to explain their approaches to privacy,” said US Senator John Thune, the Republican ... Read More »