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Top 10 2W in April: In a first, Honda CB Shine outsells Hero Passion

NEW DELHI: India’s two-wheeler leaderboard is witnessing a silent revolution: Brands that had established Hero MotoCorp as the frontrunner of the pack are beginning to trail those introduced by its erstwhile Japanese partner. The latest to yield space is the Passion, which saw Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India’s CB Shine edge past it in April. HMSI’s commuter bike Shine sold ... 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 »

2017 Bajaj Pulsar 150 First Ride Review

HIGHLIGHTS Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles for 2017 The Bajaj Pulsar 150 receives the most significant changes The only cosmetic changes are new colours, new decals, etc. Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles for 2017 – and that is what essentially the bikes are – updated models to make them more ... Read More »

vivo may be first to out a smartphone with fingerprint sensor embedded in the screen

For many months now rumors have claimed that Samsung, Apple, or both companies will come out with devices sporting a fingerprint scanner embedded in the display this year. When that didn’t happen for the Galaxy S8 and S8+, the speculation switched its focus onto the upcoming Note8. And for Apple this has always been claimed with regard to the tenth ... Read More »

2017 Yamaha FZ25 first ride review

It’s been nearly nine years since the FZ16 first came out and it’s grown into a massive success since. Our thoughts back then were that the excellent chassis could easily handle more power and so began the wait – Yamaha would eventually bring a more powerful engine in, right? Well, it took a wee bit longer than we originally thought ... Read More »

To Tackle the Problems of Education in India, We Must First Change the Discourse

Representational image. Credit: Reuters/Rupak De Chowdhuri The failure of education in our country today is as much about the failure of the discourse on education as it is about the failure of the school curriculum. We are confronting today what I call a double or dual discourse on education. On the one hand, we claim that education can transform anyone; ... Read More »

2016 Triumph Bonneville T100: First Ride Review

British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph introduced the Bonneville line-up in the 1960s. Named after the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, where Triumph broke the land speed record for motorcycles in the 1950s and 60s, the Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date. [Source”timesofindia”] Read More »

Samsung to Showcase ‘World’s First Stretchable Display’ at SID 2017 This Week

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung will showcase world’s first stretchable panel during the SID 2017 The company said its display can stretch as much as 12mm when pressed Samsung Display plans to showcase 9.1-inch versions of the OLED display Samsung on Monday said it will showcase the world’s first “stretchable” panel during the SID 2017 hosted by the Society for Information Display US ... Read More »

2016 Triumph Bonneville T100: First Ride Review

British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph introduced the the Bonneville line-up in the 1960s. Named after the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, where Triumph broke the land speed record for motorcycles in the 1950s and 60s, the Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date. The T100 sits in between the Street Twin and ... Read More »

I Just Strapped a Windows Computer to My Face for the First Time

Image: Carmen Hilbert/ Gizmodo The future of Windows computers could soon be worn on your face. Today, at a special media event in New York City, we got our hands on the first Windows 10 “mixed reality headset” from Acer. The device is only a developer kit for now, but it’s expected to be commercially available by the holiday season ... Read More »