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Motorola One Power Gets Certified on TENAA; Specifications, Design Revealed

HIGHLIGHTS The phone will arrive with a large 4,850mAh battery It will sport a vertically stacked dual rear camera setup There will be up to 6GB of RAM Motorola One Power or Moto One Power is expected to be the next offering in the Lenovo-owned smartphone brand’s mid-range segment, due for launch at an event on August 2 in Chicago. The Motorola One and Moto Z3 are also expected ... Read More »

Honor 7X Price Cut in India, Gets Update With Game Suite, Ride Mode, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Honor 7X price has been dropped in India The handset is now available with a starting price of Rs. 11,999 Honor has also brought a new software update Honor 7X has received a price cut of Rs. 1,000 in India. With the latest move, the handset is available with a price tag of Rs. 11,999 for the 32GB storage configuration, ... Read More »

Why Budget 2018 gets a C for addressing education crisis

Cape Town – The education of South Africa’s youth has been highlighted as one of the top three national priorities in Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s 2018 budget speech. Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura, says that, while Budget 2018 gets an A for the commitment to fee-free higher education and training for South Africa’s disadvantaged youth, it deserves ... Read More »

Unicode Emoji 11 gets finalized, adds 157 new emoji

The Unicode Consortium has announced Emoji 11, the latest update to the emoji set that succeeds Emoji 5 (no idea what happened to Emoji 6-10), with an astonishing 157 new emoji. A huge bunch of these are just racial and gendered variations of existing emoji but there are some interesting new designs in there. While the Unicode set only gives ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Gets a Cheaper Variant With 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 came in only 6GB RAM variants before this launch HIGHLIGHTS The new Mi Note 3 variant goes on sale starting Thursday It has been priced at CNY 1,999 The Mi Note 3 will be available in China A new Xiaomi Mi Note 3 variant has been launched in India, featuring 4GB of RAM and 64GB of ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 With Dual Cameras Gets a Cheaper Variant

Xiaomi on Monday launched an all-new cheaper variant of the Mi Note 3 smartphone. The latest 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model of the Mi Note 3 has been priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly Rs. 19,500) and will be going on sale in China starting Thursday. The new 4GB RAM and 64GB storage joins the already available variants: 6GB RAM with 64GB ... Read More »

Moto Z Series Gets Polaroid’s Insta-Share Printer Mod

HIGHLIGHTS Insta-Share Printer Mod is priced at $199.99 The printer Mod can print images directly from a Moto Z device It supports 2×3-inch Polaroid Premium Zink Zero-Ink Paper If there’s something that gives a sharp edge to the Moto Z series, it is its modular design that supports different Moto Mod accessories. And now, Lenovo’s Moto brand has partnered with Polaroid to ... Read More »

IIT Madras gets world’s largest combustion research centre

Promising a giant boost to the Indian scientific community, the world’s largest combustion research centre was inaugurated at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras today. The National Centre for Combustion Research and Development (NCCRD) was inaugurated by NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat in the presence of Prof Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, a release by the ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Gets Over Half a Million Registrations in a Day, Ahead of Friday Flash Sale

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 has clocked over 600,000 registrations just a day after it was launched with much fanfare at Xiaomi’s event held in Beijing, where it also took time to introduce Mi Note 3 and Mi Notebook Pro laptop. While this is good news for Xiaomi, it should be kept in mind that these are just registration numbers and not pre-bookings. The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 ... Read More »

HTC Vive VR Headset Gets a Price Cut, India Price Slashed to Rs. 76,990

HTC has given its virtual reality headset – the Vive – a Rs. 16,000 price cut in India, which brings the total cost down to Rs. 76,990. This follows on the heels of Monday’s $200 (about Rs. 12,800) price cut in the US, where the Vive now costs $599 (about Rs. 38,400). Even with the price cut, the HTC Vive in India still costs more ... Read More »