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Intel kills its standalone Project Alloy VR headset, as PC-powered VR wins out

Intel has decided to halt development on its Project Alloy standalone VR headset, executives said, as a standalone headset proved to be no match for PC-powered VR. In August 2016, Intel launched Project Alloy in conjunction with Microsoft, as one of the first instances of making the technology behind virtual reality into an open-source platform, sort of like the PC. But Intel ... Read More »

Young woman reveals stunning body transformation after university ‘student lifestyle’ took its toll

Jessica Burr (left) put on weight as she began university, going out, eating junk food and making poor decisions(Image: Somerset Live WS) A young woman has revealed her stunning transformation after calling time on weight gain while living the student lifestyle. Jessica Burr, 22, had always been self-conscious about her weight. But living the student lifestyle during her first year at Southampton ... Read More »

Odd image found on Pixel 2 teaser page – it’s cookies!

Very funny, Google. The official site for the October 4 unveiling of the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2has a secret buried in its source code – cookies! For once a web page references actual cookies rather than their digital counterpart. The photo below is linked from teaser page, though it is not visible on the page itself. Digging through the EXIF data reveals the location ... Read More »

This week in games: LA Noire comes to VR, The Witcher celebrates its 10th anniversary

L.A. Noire PAX West is done and this fall’s onslaught of new games is still around the corner, but there was still plenty of gaming news making the rounds this week. And free games—lots of free games, several of which you can still snag right now for no cost. This is gaming news for September 4 to 8. Dead man walking After approximately eight billion Telltale ... Read More »

Five to Try: Hamilton’s official app takes its shot, and Framed 2 revives the comic caper

It’s that time of the week again: Time to fill up your Android phone with the latest and greatest new Play Store releases, and we have some great picks to share in our Five to Try column. The official Hamilton app serves as both a fun tie-in to the hit Broadway musical and also an ideal way to get yourself into the show ... Read More »

Jio Phone Effect: Intex Launches Turbo+ 4G, Its First 4G VoLTE Feature Phone

HIGHLIGHTS The prices for the phone range from Rs. 700 to Rs. 1500 Intex Turbo+ 4G comes with a 2.4-inch QVGA display The company launched nine phones in total on Tuesday It seems like the introduction of the Jio Phone has made the budget segment – specifically the 4G VoLTE feature segment – more competitive in India. Intex Technologies on Tuesday launched its first feature phone ... Read More »

Samsung Is Looking to Bring Its Payment Service to Rivals’ Smartphones

After bringing Samsung Pay to non-premium smartphones in its portfolio, Samsung now has bigger ambitions for its mobile payments platform: ubiquitous presence. The top Android smartphone seller has held internal talks within the company and with OEMs about bringing Samsung Pay to high-end smartphones of other companies, a source familiar with the developments told Gadgets 360. The emphasis in the ... Read More »

Samsung Is Looking to Bring Its Payment Service to Rivals’ Smartphones

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Pay is currently limited to just a few Samsung phones This could change soon, according to a source close to the matter The move could give Samsung Pay a lead over Apple Pay and Android Pay After bringing Samsung Pay to non-premium smartphones in its portfolio, Samsung now has bigger ambitions for its mobile payments platform: ubiquitous presence. ... Read More »

Amazon India to Expand Its ‘I Have Space’ Programme

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon plans to expand its ‘I Have Space’ programme The programme currently covers 12,500 stores in 180 cities Amazon Store partners delivered between 30 to 40 packages a day With success of its ‘I Have Space’ programme across the country, Amazon has decided to expand it by adding thousands of store owners for delivering its packages, an official spokesperson said on ... Read More »

DU to release its sixth cut-off today at du.ac.in

The Delhi University (DU) is all set to release its sixth cut off list today, on July 22. The list would be put up on the official website www.du.ac.in DU admissions 2017 The Delhi University (DU) is all set to release its sixth cut off list today, on July 22, after which the admissions for the academic session 2017-18 will conclude. ... Read More »