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‘Don’t mess around with youth and education’: Kejriwal asks centre to repeal No-Detention Policy

Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi CM on Sunday warned the centre for reducing the Central education budget and said it would ruin the country. Running through the initiates taken by the AAP government during a live interactive session in New Delhi, Kejriwal called for revoking the “no-detention policy”, under which every student is promoted till class 9. ‘Don’t mess around with ... Read More »

Sharp Aquos N7000 review: A 55-inch 4K UHD TV with good audio and HDR-10 (well, sort of)

If you’re looking for an affordable 4K UHD TV with the latest connectivity and better-than-average sound, Sharp’s $800 55-inch class Aquos N7000 should be on your short list. The N7000 is even “HDR-enabled” (High Dynamic Range), meaning it can play HDR10 content, although it doesn’t possess the display chops to take full advantage of that feature. SharpThough I rarely talk ... Read More »

LG Stylo 2 Plus now available at Metro PCS, a 5.7 inch phablet with a fingerprint scanner for $220

The LG Stylo has become LG’s budget phablet device for those who would like a Galaxy Note-like experience with LG’s own device featuring a dedicated stylus that stows away in the phone. The first Stylo came out last May and has been deemed popular with pre-paid carriers like Boost and Cricket. The LG Stylo 2 was then released in April ... Read More »

ASUS announces flagship ZenFone 3 Deluxe variant with Snapdragon 821

ASUS has announced a new variant of the recently announced ZenFone 3 Deluxe, which will come with the brand new Snapdragon 821, making it the first officially announced phone to include this chipset. The Snapdragon 821 will be available on the top of the line variant, that also comes with 6GB RAM and 256GB UFS 2.0 storage. The other two ... Read More »

Drinking more water associated with numerous dietary benefits, study finds

Drinking water (stock image). Credit: © ampyang / Fotolia For people who want to control their weight or reduce their intakes of sugar, sodium and saturated fat, tap water may be what the doctor ordered. A new study that examined the dietary habits of more than 18,300 U.S. adults found the majority of people who increased their consumption of plain ... Read More »

Amazon teases Prime Day deal bash with free Prime trials

One year ago, Amazon celebrated its 20th anniversary with a sale event/Prime membership promotion dubbed Prime Day. Now the online retailer wants to make Prime Day an annual tradition. Amazon recently announced that Prime Day for 2016 would take place on Tuesday, July 12. The catch? Only Amazon Prime members can partake in Prime Day deals. As with last year’s ... Read More »

CRY’s ‘School the Spark’ campaign to kickstart with 5000 km trans-Himalayan cycle ride

An NGO working with underprivileged children, CRY (Child Rights and You) on Thursday, July 7, announced the launch of a campaign, ‘School the Spark’, to address issues related to children’s education. What is the focus of the campaign? The campaign spread over three phases will focus on the challenges faced by children in accessing their basic right to education. Who ... Read More »

BlackBerry Priv receives update with July’s Android security patch

Along with Nexus devices receiving OTA updates for July’s security patches, BlackBerry Privusers will also join in on the latest Android security patches for those devices purchased unlocked from ShopBlackBerry or Amazon. The update is around 95MB and includes the same security fixes that were patched in this month’s security update. If you haven’t gotten the OTA yet, you should ... Read More »

Galaxy Note7 now spotted on AnTuTu with SD820 SoC, QHD display

After Geekbench, Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note7 has now been spotted on AnTuTu. The listing reveals that the device (SM-N930V) is powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC, and sports a QHD (2560×1440 pixels) display. The model comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory, and features a 13MP main camera unit and a 5MP front shooter. It runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. Clearly, ... Read More »

Moto G4 Play spotted on files coming to India for INR 8999, in line with source

c The Moto G4 Play has been diagnosed amongst Indian import documents coming from the united states and heading in via Delhi Air Cargo. according to this same leak, the Moto G4 Play will release in India with a feeof $140 or INR 8,999. There may be no concrete release date, even though the Moto G4 and G4 Plus areeach ... Read More »