Author Archives: Loknath Das

Bombay High Court to consider maths optional for Class 10

  Students who are pursuing arts or other vocational courses required no knowledge of Maths, observed Bombay HC, asking education boards to consider mathematics an optional subject for 10th standard students who are opting for Humanities. A bench of justices V M Kanade and A M Badar made their observation on the basis of a petition filed by a leading ... Read More »

HMD may have cancelled the Nokia 9 with 4GB RAM in favor of the 6GB model

Well, that clears it us – we’ve seen three different Nokia 9 versions with 4GB, 6GB and 8GB of RAM. The phone was recently certified by the FCC but it seems that the commission got a letter from HMD, asking them to transfer the TA-1004 permits to the TA-T1012. In short, it seems that HMD decided against selling the 4GB ... Read More »

iPad Pro 2017 Models Outperform New MacBook Pro Models in Some Benchmarks

HIGHLIGHTS The benchmark tests pitted new iPad Pro models against MacBook Pro The 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models were included in the test Benchmark also included 2016 MacBook Pro models Apple’s new iPad Pro models are as capable as the refreshed MacBook Pro models, matching, and even surpassing the laptops in certain benchmarks. Bare Feats, a benchmarking blog, posted ... Read More »

Western Digital Moves to Court in a Bid to Block Sale of Toshiba Chip Unit

HIGHLIGHTS WD has sought a court injunction to stop Toshiba’s chip unit sale The court injunction details that Toshiba needs to take WD’s consent Toshiba wants to complete the deal as quickly as possible Western Digital Corp has sought a court injunction to prevent Toshiba Corp from selling its chip business without the US firm’s consent – a move that ... Read More »

Microsoft Modern Keyboard With ‘Hidden’ Fingerprint Scanner Launched

HIGHLIGHTS New Microsoft Modern Keyboard comes with a fingerprint scanner It has been priced at $129.99 (roughly Rs. 8,500) The fingerprint scanner is embedded inside the right Windows key Microsoft on Thursday silently unveiled a new keyboard, called the Microsoft Modern Keyboard. Priced at Rs. $129.99 (roughly Rs. 8,500), the new Modern Keyboard is listed as “coming soon” on the ... Read More »

Summer Workshop Pushes Minority Students to Pursue Computer Science Degrees

Undergraduate tech students from universities around the country convened at Cornell this past week for a week-long computer science workshop, encouraging students to consider graduate degrees in the field. The workshop, Software Defined Network Interface, aims to increase the number of underrepresented minority Ph.D. students in computer science. The participants come from various universities including North Carolina State University and ... Read More »

BSEB Bihar Class 10 Results 2017: How to check

The Bihar School Education Board (BSEB) is all set to declare the matriculate or class 10 board results on Tuesday, June 20. Once the Bihar Class 10 results will be declared, all the candidates can check the same at biharboard.ac.in Here’s what BSEB chairman Anand Kishor said: “We are working out the modalities. Things are in an advanced stage,” BSEB ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus Image Leak Reignites Launch Hopes

Xiaomi was largely rumoured to launch the Mi 6 Plus alongside the Mi 6, but that didn’t happen, and leaks of the Mi 6 Plus also reduced post the Mi 6 launch in April. Now, the Mi 6 Plus has again cropped up online bringing back hopes of a launch soon. Gizchina found a back cover image of the Mi ... Read More »

Bajaj Pulsar 150 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 180 comparison

Compare Bajaj Pulsar 150 and Bajaj Pulsar 180 Compare Bajaj Pulsar 150 vs Bajaj Pulsar 180 at CarAndBike. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of the selected bike’s price, specifications, mileage, and features. Comparing Bajaj Pulsar 150 vs Bajaj Pulsar 180 will certainly help you make a wise buying decision as to which bike to buy in ... Read More »

2017 Bajaj Pulsar NS200 First Ride Review

HIGHLIGHTS The bike was discontinued in 2015, making way for the Bajaj Pulsar AS200 The 2017 Bajaj Pulsar NS200’s overall silhouette remains the same Bajaj is offering the NS200 in three new colours For 2017, Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles – with updated engines meeting new Bharat Stage IV emission norms and the automatic headlamp ... Read More »