Author Archives: Loknath Das

TCL, Vertu Partner to Manufacture 30,000 Luxury Mobile Phones

HIGHLIGHTS Vertu strikes a deal with TCL The deal is worth $40 million 30,000 Vertu phones to be made Luxury phone brand Vertu on Tuesday announced its agreement with TCL Communication which will let the former use the latter’s smartphone technology for its Vertu-branded phones. The partnership will enable Vertu and TCL to come up with a new line of ... Read More »

Ring Video Doorbell 2 updates Ring’s original smart, wireless doorbell

Most smart home products sound great on paper but fail to deliver in real-life, which is what makes the original Ring Video Doorbell such a successful outlier. Ring just announced the Ring Video Doorbell 2—available at Amazon and Best Buy for $199—and while its upgrades are modest, everything about the new model suggest it’s worth a $20 price hike relative to ... Read More »

Bihar Board Class 10 Results 2017: Prem Kumar tops with 465 marks

In Bihar Board Class 10 exams 2017, more than 15 lakh students appeared at various test centres across the state. Bihar Board BSEB Class 10 Board 2017 The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has declared the Bihar Class 10 Matric result 2017 today at 1 pm on its official website biharboard.ac.in In Bihar Board Class 10 exams 2017, more than ... Read More »

LG V20 again going for $399.99 in US

Last week, retailer B&H was offering the LG V20 for $399.99. In case you missed that deal for some reason, you’ll be glad to know that the device is again available for the same price. This time Daily Steals is offering the promo. It’s worth mentioning that the device is listed for $499.99, but you can bring this figure down ... Read More »

Want a Better, Safer World? Build a Finance Facility for Education

Students at the Kuje School near Abuja, Nigeria sit outside the classroom. (Photo courtesy of A World at School/Nick Cavanagh) The global education crisis can seem overwhelming. Today, there are 263 million children and young people throughout the world who are not in school, and 60 million of them live in dangerous emergencies. Fast forward to 2030, and our world ... Read More »

Study: ‘Education Finance In NH Heading To A Rural Crisis’

Colebrook Academy is pictured. New study shows rural towns like Colebrook, Hinsdale, Greenville, Lancaster, Berlin, Northumberland, and Newport – assuming nothing else changes – “will have to increase their tax rates by as much as 10 percent even before allowing for cost increases in other areas.” CONCORD — Nearly 30 years ago Claremont, Allenstown, Pittsfield, Franklin and Lisbon sued the ... Read More »

Personal finance education is vital to our children’s success

Financial Advisor, founder of Investor’s Resource, specializes in holistic wealth management for owners, professionals, and other high net worth individuals. www.invresource.com – Investor’s Resource, 100 Essex Court, Suite C, Madison, AL 35806 If you read the current news about personal finance, it will come as no surprise that a majority of kids and teens in the United States are not well-versed in ... Read More »

How to remove malware from your Windows PC

Updated June 20, 2017: We’ve updated our links for suggested anti-virus programs, and have slightly adjusted our instructions to address program updates in Malwarebytes. Is your computer running slower than usual? Are you getting lots of pop-ups? Have you seen other weird problems crop up? If so, your PC might be infected with a virus, spyware, or other malware—even if ... Read More »

NEET result 2017: CBSE’s result alert sends aspirants on Twitter rampage

For a brief while on Tuesday medical aspirants in the country sighed in relief as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) put up an alert that the results for the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 will be declared “today”. By the evening the notification was removed, breaking out a whirlwind of confusion and exasperation among the candidates. ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 caught cheating on multi-core benchmarks

Here we go again… again. The OnePlus 5 was caught cheating on benchmarks in order to achieve its chart-topping performance. A detailed investigation by XDA-Developers discovered the mechanism of the cheat. Hit the source link for the full details, here’s the TL;DR version. When a benchmark is detected, the 5 locks the “little” cluster of its Snapdragon 835 chipset at ... Read More »