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Dec
12
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by Ankita Katdare at 5:37 PM
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TrueCaller, a global phone directory app for smartphones and feature phones, in its move to expand user base in India, has announced a tie up with Twitter, the popular social networking and messaging platform thereby expanding its huge database. Most people have linked their mobile numbers to their twitter account. Due to the TrueCaller app's integration with Twitter's services, a person using both apps can check if any number is connected to a Twitter account and if there is a match, he or she...
Dec
12
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by Ambarish Ganesh at 3:08 PM
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Microsoft is reportedly planning to revive the 'Start' menu in its upcoming Windows 8.2, a news that shall be celebrated by desktop users all over the world. Windows 8 had brutally murdered the Start button, and many a users hated the complex tablet-like interface that the company was attempting to shove on their desktops. Rectification was made in Windows 8.1, where a Start button did find way in the OS, but a complete Start Menu shall feature in the upcoming Windows version.



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Dec
12
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 1:22 PM
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Folks at the F-Secure Labs have stumbled upon a new custom made Remote Access Trojan (RAT) that was used to infect laptops of professional poker players at this year’s European Poker Tour event held in Barcelona, Spain. The threat was brought to their attention when Jens Kyllönen, a professional poker player brought his laptop to their offices when he suspected his system might have been tampered with. Kyllönen’s ordeal began when he found that his laptop had gone missing from his hotel room at...
Dec
11
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 11:49 PM
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Dell today unveiled its first ever Google Chrome OS device that focuses on being a learning solution for educational institutions. The Dell Chromebook 11 features a 11.6 inch display with a resolution of 1366x768 pixels. It has got a 4th gen Intel Celeron 2955U processor and will be available in 4GB and 2GB RAM variants. Both these variants shall use a 16 GB Solid State Drive for storage and feature Intel HD Graphics. The Dell Chromebook 11 comes with two USB 3.0 ports, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and...
Dec
11
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 9:46 PM
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DRC or DARPA Robotics Challenge is an event where robots from teams compete in various tasks to assess their capability in assisting humans in natural or manmade disasters. For this year’s trials that are scheduled to be held on 20-21st December in Miami seventeen teams will be competing for the two million US dollar grand prize. NASA will also be taking part in this event with a humanoid robot that was developed by a team from the Johnson Space Center. Named as Valkyrie, this battery powered...
Dec
11
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by Ambarish Ganesh at 5:37 PM
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A newly discovered greenhouse gas perfluorotributylamine (PFTBA) is 7100 times more powerful as compared to carbon dioxide, and has a higher impact on global warming. The gas, recently discovered by researchers in Toronto, has been used in electrical industry since the mid-20th century. It's not a naturally occurring element, and the researchers claim that "PFTBA has the highest radiative efficiency of any molecule detected in the atmosphere to date", thus posing potential impacts on the...
Dec
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:42 PM
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LG, the Korean global tech giant has announced that its two curved screen gadgets - The LG Curved OLED TV and the LG G-Flex smartphone have been launched in India. LG had the first curved OLED TV during CES and the behemoth of a TV made raves all over. LG Electronics had started accepting pre-orders for the 55-inch TV in South Korea back in April. The tech specs of this thin TV with depth of 4.3mm, weighs as light as 17 kgs because of the efficiently designed carbon-fiber frame. If a huge...
Dec
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:26 AM
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The details of the XOLO Opus Q1000 smartphone are now out. It was announced a bit earlier but most information about its specs, features and price was not available. Now Flipkart has listed the phone on its websites and it has come to light the Xolo Opus Q1000 will be priced at Rs. 9,999. Becoming an official entry in the Below Rs. 10,000 price tag bearing smartphone, Opus Q1000 has got a decent set of features. Sporting a 5-inch FWVGA IPS Display with 480x854 pixels resolution, the phone comes...
Dec
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:14 AM
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As the HTC Desire brand becomes more and more popular in India, the ones who wan't an alternative to Samsung and Apple smartphones are fast opting for HTC's new range of phones. Keeping that in mind, HTC has launched its three new Androids in India with HTC Desire 501, HTC Desire 601 and HTC Desire 701. Priced effectively to fight its contemporaries, HTC's Desire series of smartphones are a delight to use and offer decent set of specifications. The...
Dec
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 8:45 AM
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Adding another device to feature the pure Android experiences, LG has announced the LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition. Earlier, we saw the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphones coming with this edition. This is first time that a tablet is going to have a Google Play based layer and LG will be minimalizing its own UI and software to make room for the different version of Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. The new edition of LG G-Pad 8.3 will be on sale starting Tuesday at a price tag of...