Author Archives: Loknath Das

Xiaomi 3rd Mi anniversary sale debuts today in India

Interestingly, the Mi Max 2 that was launched in the country earlier this week will also go on sale for the first time during this sale. The other products those are available during the 3rd Mi anniversary sale include accessories, Mi earphones, power banks and more. Even the three successful Redmi smartphones will be listed for sale. During this sale, ... Read More »

Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5X receives FCC certification ahead of July 26 launch

We have seen the device appearing in many leaks and rumors. Yesterday we came across some of the alleged pictures of the Mi 5X. Today, a Xiaomi smartphone with the model number MDG2 was certified by FCC. And we assume it to be the upcoming Mi 5X. Unfortunately, the FCC documents have not revealed any of its specs except for ... Read More »

IDC: Worldwide smartphone shipments grew 3.4% in 1Q17, Windows phone market falls

The report said that, Windows Phone shipments continue to fall as the lack of new hardware partners, developer support, and overall enthusiasm for the platform show no immediate signs of recovery. Meanwhile, the report said that Android would continue to capture roughly 85 percent of the worldwide smartphone volume. It said, Despite a slew of very attractive high-end Android products, ... Read More »

How to sell your old gadgets online in India

There are times when you want to buy a new gadget, but are running short on funds. Other times, you just want to get rid of old working gadgets that you no longer use. Whatever the case, it isn’t easy to sell gadgets as there are a lot of strings attached. Say you want to sell a smartphone or a ... Read More »

Google opens Expeditions VR education app to the public

Google has long sold its Cardboard VR format as a super accessible platform for getting people into virtual reality. One of their major initiatives for it has been in education markets through its Google Expeditions program, which allows students to get in the center of 360 photos and 3D scenes with historical importance. The program has enabled trips to the ... Read More »

Honda Navi

Color : Adventure Black Key Features Tubeless Tyres Riding Comfort Front Telescopic Suspension Honda Eco Technology (HET) 110cc Honda Engine Adventure Kit About Honda Navi The Navi from Honda grabbed skewed attention at the Auto Expo 2016 for its quirky looks that combine comfort of a scooter and ruggedness of a motorcycle. Initially confused as a bike, Navi, is a scooter ... Read More »

Let’s bridge the divide between academic and technical education

The economic arguments for widening access to higher education are widely accepted. The UK is moving towards a skills crisis that will be exacerbated by Brexit. We are facing some of the worst productivity levelsin the OECD, and we have acute shortages in many sectors, with a record number of advertised vacancies. The UK’s engineering industry alone will need another 1.8 ... Read More »

Beauty spot or landscape blot? Computer trained to judge scenery

Wordsworth found it in a host of daffodils; Nan Shepherd in the nooks of the Cairngorms. For Monet it popped up all over the place, from the windmills and canals of Amsterdam, to the sailing boats of Argenteuil. What lends a scene beauty has long been left to the poets and painters to define, but that may be about to ... Read More »

Two injured as car rams into bike

A speeding car, believed to have being driven by a police officer, rammed into a bike leaving two men critically injured in Rohini area, during the early hours on Wednesday. A police cap, some files and liquor bottles were found in the car, which was vandalised by locals and an agitated public, after the driver managed to flee from the ... Read More »

Amazon’s Meal Kits Go on Sale as It Looks to Expand Groceries Business

Amazon has begun selling ready-to-cook meal packages for busy households in a bid to expand its groceries business. Amazon-branded meal kits come with raw ingredients needed to prepare such meals as chicken tikka masala and falafel patties. They can help households save time; a kit for salmon with soba noodles can be prepared in just a half-hour, for instance. But at ... Read More »