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Mahindra launches the NuvoSport at Rs 7.35 lakh

Mahindra has launched the NuvoSport for the Indian market at Rs 7.35 lakh (ex-showroom Thane). This is a sub four-metre compact SUV that replaces the Quanto in Mahindra’s lineup and is underpinned by the same modular platform found in the Scorpio and TUV300. There are six variants with one engine option, two transmissions and available in five colours. The NuvoSport ... Read More »

CloudFlare launches secure domain name management service

CloudFlare has launched a domain name registration service with enhanced security controls designed to prevent domain hijacking, a serious attack that can have far-reaching consequences for companies. Its Registrar keeps a close eye on domain name registrations and changes to registrations with the intention of preventing attackers from gaining control of a domain name, said Ryan Lackey, who works with ... Read More »

Startup launches a $4 smartphone for the masses, in India

Indian startup Ringing Bells has aroused curiosity by promising to launch a 251 rupees (US$4) smartphone, in the latest bid to take communications to the country’s masses. The device has no pretensions. It has a 4-inch IPS display, a 3.2 megapixel rear camera, a 0.3 megapixel front camera and runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core processor with 1GB RAM and 8GB ... Read More »

AMD launches first ever Excavator desktop CPU, whisper-quiet Wraith cooler

Begone, noisy stock coolers. On Tuesday morning, AMD announced that the whisper-quiet new Wraith CPU cooler revealed at CES is now available, albeit only with a single processor. But at the same time, AMD introduced another new “near-silent 95 watt thermal solution” being bundled with six additional chips, including two new ones: a powerful new A10 APU, and a CPU ... Read More »

Space laser communications satellite launches

The first node of the European Data Relay System is in orbit, promising much faster relay of important scientific data Similar IT Insights View the transcript More World Tech Update World Tech Update Iris scanning simplifies cash aid for Syrian refugees (1:31) World Tech Update Who’s going to benefit from the tech revolution? (2:51) World Tech Update Hubo the robot ... Read More »

Lenovo launches A7000 Turbo in India

Lenovo has launched the A7000 Turbo in India. The A7000 Turbo is identical to the K3 Note, except for the name and the price. It is priced at INR 10,999 ($164), slightly more than the INR 9,999 ($149) price tag of the K3 Note. To reiterate, the A7000 Turbo has the same 5.5-inch 1080p LCD, MediaTek MT6752 SoC, 2GB RAM, ... Read More »