Day: May 15, 2021

Apple Supplier Foxconn Rides Boost in Work-From-Home Demands

Taiwan’s Foxconn, which assembles iPhones for Apple, reported first-quarter profit soared past estimates amid the work-from-home boom spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic that has stoked demand for devices like smartphones and laptops. The world’s biggest contract electronics maker also said it sees growth continuing in the second quarter, expecting...

Realme 7i Starts Getting Android 11-Based Realme UI 2.0 in

Realme 7i has started receiving Android 11-based Realme UI 2.0 in India. The update brings a list of changes to the Realme phone that was launched last year with Android 10. It includes features such as an Immersive mode for games and a Cloud Sync for photos. The Android...

Foxconn Teams Up With Fisker to Build Electric Cars in US,

Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn announced Friday it has teamed up with American electric car startup Fisker to build a factory in the United States with a goal to start producing vehicles in late 2023. The companies said in a joint statement that they have signed framework agreements to jointly...

Elon Musk Says He’s Working With Dogecoin Developers To

Elon Musk has shown again he can influence the digital currency market with just his tweets. After saying that his electric vehicle-making company Tesla will not accept payments in Bitcoin because of environmental concerns, he tweeted that he was working with developers of Dogecoin to improve system transaction efficiency....

Augmented Reality for Surgery: Doctors Perform Minimally

A posterior lumbar interbody fusion involving the addition of bone graft to an area of the spine was a fairly long and invasive procedure until now. However, Dr Kornelis Poelstra and his team, in partnership with The Nevada Spine Clinic, have accomplished a feat that may reduce the time...

Dogecoin Co-Creator Says Cryptocurrency Was Created in ‘Two

Dogecoin co-creator Billy Markus has said that he didn’t take environmental impact into consideration while creating the cryptocurrency. Created mainly as a joke nearly eight years Dogecoin has now become a household name. This is partly due to the Shiba Inu-based meme currency itself, but the digital coin saw...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : WV Raman alleges ‘smear campaign’

News He says it will be “extremely disconcerting” if his candidature was rejected due to reasons other than “my incompetency as a coach” India Women’s outgoing head coach WV Raman has alleged that a “smear campaign” against him has gained unwarranted traction and he has urged the BCCI president...

Realme 8 5G 4GB RAM + 64GB Storage Model Launched in India:

Realme 8 5G is getting a new additional RAM + storage configuration in the Indian market. Earlier in April this year, the phone was launched in 4GB + 128GB and 8GB + 128GB storage options. The company has now added a new 4GB + 64GB storage configuration to the...

Amazon miniTV In-App Video Streaming Platform Launched in

Amazon miniTV has been launched in India as a video streaming platform that showcases a range of Web series, comedy shows, along with beauty and fashion videos. The new miniTV video streaming service is available within the Amazon shopping app for Android users. It is available free of cost...

Apple Discontinuing Space Gray Colourway for Its Magic

Apple ends the Space Gray era! Fans of Apple’s ”space grey” colour: the company is officially discontinuing the hue for its Magic Keyboards, mice, trackpads, and other accessories. So if you are eager to pick one up, do so soon, as they will only be sold ”while supplies last,”...

Redmi Note 8 (2021) Specifications Tipped via FCC Listing,

Redmi Note 8 (2021) specifications have surfaced online via an FCC listing. While Xiaomi has already launched the Redmi Note 10 series in the Indian market, it is looking to refresh a couple of old handsets with new specifications. A new Redmi Note 8 (2021) has reportedly been spotted...

Jackie Shroff to play the role of a musician based on the life

Veteran actor Jackie Shroff, who was recently seen in Radhe – Your Most Wanted Bhai, has signed an international project and will play the role of a musician based on the life of Joseph Manuel Da Rocha aka Slow Joe. According to a tabloid, Jackie Shroff is going international with...

Twitter Reportedly Finishing Up Revamped Verification Badge

Twitter paused public submissions for verification badges in 2017. Since then, it has been working on a new verification programme to offer the blue tick mark to users who deserve it the most. Now, a new leak suggests that Twitter is close to launching the new verification process. This...

Chip Shortage to Cost Automakers $110 Billion in Revenues in

The global semiconductor chip shortage will cost automakers $110 billion in lost revenues this year, up from a prior estimate of $61 billion, consulting firm AlixPartners said, as it forecast the crisis will hit the production of 3.9 million vehicles. The chip crunch has driven home the need for...

NASA Exercise Finds That No Tech Is Available to Stop an

NASA and its peers around the world conducted a “table-top” exercise last month to determine the time scientists will take to understand and find ways to prevent a catastrophic collision of an incoming asteroid into the Earth. The simulation was hypothetical and intended to allow scientists time to prepare...