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Twitter outage 2.0: Micro-blogging platform goes down for the second time in less than two weeks

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter users on Thursday found themselves unable to log onto the platform as the US social media giant experienced the second service outage in a little over one week. Twitter has been undergoing some problems since 2:46 p.m. EDT and more users were alerted with a message saying “something is technically wrong” when they tried to log on, the Xinhua ... Read More »

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2 goes through torture test, makes other smartphones blush

Not many people know Kyocera but those that do, know its phones are rugged and made for testing environments. It’s latest phone – the DuraForce Pro 2 isn’t very interesting in terms of specs but is built like a tank and has quite a rare feature to boast about – a sapphire screen. Some tech companies cough Apple cough only ... Read More »

Micromax Bharat 5 Plus With 5000mAh Battery Goes Official

HIGHLIGHTS It sports a quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM Micromax claims 21 days standby time with a 5000mAh battery Features portrait mode in the front camera sensor Micromax has listed the new Bharat 5 Plus smartphone on its official website in India. There has been no announcement from Micromax regarding the phone. As we mentioned, the Micromax Bharat 5 Plus has ... Read More »

Oppo F5 4GB RAM Variant Goes on Sale in India: Price, Where to Buy, Specifications, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Only the 4GB RAM variant of Oppo F5 has been released for now It is exclusively available via Flipkart at the moment Offline sales are scheduled to commence soon Oppo F5 is on sale for the first time in the country on Thursday, a week after the Chinese brand’s new selfie phone launched in India. The highlights of Oppo F5 include ... Read More »

This week in games: Psychonauts goes temporarily free, Fortnite goes Battlegrounds

  Okay, I’ll keep this short because we are well-and-truly into review season now—this week alone we had Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, Divinity: Original Sin 2, Tooth and Tail, Cook Serve Delicious 2, some strategy game called Oriental Empires, and more. So many games. Death of the Outsider has a launch trailer below, plus Humble is giving away copies of Psychonauts, thatgamecompany unveiled its Journey follow-up, Fortnite added a PUBG mode, Sea of Thieves lays ... Read More »

AMD’s coveted Wraith Max CPU cooler finally goes on sale in the U.S.

You can finally buy a standalone version of AMD’s Wraith Max CPU cooler for Ryzen processors in the U.S. Or at least you could. On Thursday, the cooler appeared on Amazon for $60 before selling out very, very quickly. The Wraith Max is the ultimate option in the Wraith series of coolers, packing sleek RGB lighting and a beefier heatsink than the smaller Wraith Spire ... Read More »

Deal: HTC 10 goes for €290 on eBay Germany

The HTC 10 went into the “old but gold” category after the U11 came out. It’s still a capable smartphone with a great camera and its Snapdragon 820 chipset still has plenty of oomph. Plus, it’s last call for those wanting a metal HTC, the company switched away to glass for the U-series. There’s an offer on eBay for €290 while HTC’s official site ... Read More »

Micromax Selfie 2 goes official with 8MP front camera, Android Nougat

Micromax has unveiled a new smartphone. Dubbed Selfie 2, the device is powered by MediaTek MT6737 SoC and sports an 8MP front camera that features a wide angle Sony IM135 lens and offers support for real-time bokeh effect. The rear camera is 13MP, while memory configuration is 3GB/32GB. There’s also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The handset runs Android Nougat out ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ1 (G8341) goes through Geekbench, leaves Snapdragon 835 footprints

The Sony G8341 was spotted again, this time in Geekbench scores. The benchmark confirms the suspected Snapdragon 835 chipset and 4GB of RAM, though it only showed Android 7.1 Nougat. Other leaks about this phone – supposedly the Xperia XZ1 – suggested it will run Android Oinstead. Considering that Google is still tinkering with the OS, we wouldn’t jump to any ... Read More »

Xbox Game Pass Goes Live; Lets You Play Over 100 Xbox Games at Rs. 699 a Month

HIGHLIGHTS Xbox Game Pass is now available to all Xbox One Users Get access to over a 100 titles at Rs. 699 per month Members will get exclusive discounts on games and DLC Keeping true to its promise, Microsoft on Thursday finally released the Xbox Game Pass for Xbox One globally. Game Pass is a Netflix-style subscription service that give ... Read More »