Author Archives: Loknath Das

Triumph Street Triple RS 2017 Launch LIVE Updates: Priced in India at INR 10.55 Lakh; Features, Top Speed, Specs

01.20 pm: The new Triumph Street Triple RS has been launched in India at INR 10.55 lakh (ex-showroom India). 01.10 pm: The new 2017 Street Triple comes loaded with features which includes features such as ride-by-wire, switchable ABS, 5-inch instrument panel and others. 01.06 pm: Triumph India has witnessed a 27 percent growth in last quarter and the company enjoys 28 percent market ... Read More »

English school budgets facing ‘breaking point’, warn headteachers

 The NAHT believes the message has not been getting through to MPs about the extent of the crisis in English schools. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty ImagesHeadteachers are to warn MPs that school budgets in England are facing “breaking point” after a combined £2.8bn in cuts and costs imposed upon them by the government. The National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) is ... Read More »

METRO looks at driverless technology for city buses

  HOUSTON – You’ve probably seen videos of cars maneuvering the roads with no assistance from drivers. Now, METRO wants to apply that very same technology to mass transit as part of the Texas Mobility Summit that kicked off Sunday. KPRC Channel 2’s Leigh Frillici had a chance to take a ride in the driverless vehicle. She described it as surreal. ... Read More »

Turn Any PC Game Fullscreen With This App

Image credit: Charles McQuillan/Getty Windows: Windows 10 makes window management pretty easy thanks to its accessible shortcuts—the WIN key plus the arrow keys—but certain apps just don’t like to play nice. Whether it’s an older game from your childhood set to run at a certain resolution, a newer game that isn’t configured to cover your entire screen, or a TV ... Read More »

All iPhone 2018 Models to Abandon Touch ID Fingerprint Scanner: Ming-Chi Kuo

HIGHLIGHTS Apple may never launch another iPhone with Touch ID again The prediction comes from KGI Securities’ analyst Ming-Chi Kuo Rest of the industry is sticking with fingerprint scanner for now If you were planning to ditch Apple’s iPhone X model in hopes that perhaps next year its successor will have a fingerprint scanner embedded into the display, you’re up for some ... Read More »

Nokia 6 Starts Receiving Android 7.1.2 Nougat Update: Report

HIGHLIGHTS New Nokia 6 update bumps Android version 7.1.2 The update brings October security patch It’s about 665MB in size Nokia licensee HMD Global seems to be keeping its promise of regular updates for its new Android smartphones. Nokia 6, the original comeback smartphone for the iconic brand, is now receiving Android 7.1.2 Nougat update that brings with it the October ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Redmi 4 to Sell in Big Bazaar Stores During Festive Season

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi has partnered with Big Bazaar chain This festive season, Big Bazaar will be selling Note 4 and Redmi 4 phones Xiaomi is increasingly expanding its reach in the offline market of India Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4, the popular Xiaomi phones will now be selling in the Big Bazaar stores near you. Xiaomi has announced a partnership with the Future Group-owned large format chain ... Read More »

UP Board exam will be held under CCTV surveillance in 2018: Deputy Chief Minister

Every year, Uttar Pradesh (UP) board examination authorities witness cases of mass cheating. In order to curb this, Yogi Adityanath-led UP govt is mulling significant changes to the state’s education system. Exams under CCTV surveillance: In a major change, the government would conduct examinations under the watch of CCTV cameras, Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said in a recent PTI report. Further, ... Read More »

Huawei Y6 Pro (2017) launches in Europe

The Huawei Y6 Pro (2017) is now official and will start selling in Germany, Italy and France for a price of around €179. This is an improved variant of the already-available Huawei Y6 (2017) with a metal casing instead of the plastic and a Snapdragon 425 chipset instead of the MediaTek chip. Finally the Huawei Y6 Pro has a fingerprint scanner on ... Read More »

Google India Launches New AdWords Features

HIGHLIGHTS Google India on Thursday launched new AdWords features Pages will now load 20 percent faster than earlier Google has brought in several features like extensions Aiming to help advertisers reach customers in a better way, Google India on Thursday launched new AdWords features that will load pages 20 percent faster to provide instant information. “With the new AdWords, there is less clutter ... Read More »