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Watch the OnePlus 5 announcement live here

The hype has been building up for months and the floodgates are finally about to open – you can watch it happen live right here. “It” being the unveiling of the OnePlus 5, of course! There have been plenty of official teasers and unofficial leaks, we’ve summarized them here. Or if you prefer, you can watch the stream spoiler-free. Your ... 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 »

Could the Future of Virtual Reality Lie in Enterprise Software?

HIGHLIGHTS VR can enable immersive lessons, and be useful for education and training It is making an impact in gaming but also has potential in enterprise Early adoption of VR is slowing, but this is fairly typical, says HTC “Virtual reality can enable unique experiences that are not available through any other platform, and come in a number of different ... Read More »

The Amazing Artificial Intelligence We Were Promised Is Coming, Finally

HIGHLIGHTS While past AI used brute-force computing, today’s uses machine learning. AI is now exceeding the capabilities of humans. AI will soon be everywhere. We have been hearing predictions for decades of a takeover of the world by artificial intelligence. In 1957, Herbert A. Simon predicted that within 10 years a digital computer would be the world’s chess champion. That ... Read More »

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Details and Release Date Revealed: E3 2017

HIGHLIGHTS The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild got two DLC packs These will be available on the Nintendo Switch and Wii U The DLC packs are available under an expansion pass for $20 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has become one of the most successful games Nintendo has ever made. Making a Zelda game a ... Read More »

Nintendo at E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey, Rocket League, and The Legend of Zelda DLC

HIGHLIGHTS Super Mario Odyssey releases October 27 Rocket League will have local multiplayer on Nintendo Switch The Legend of Zelda’s first DLC, Master Trials, coming June 30 Nintendo’s E3 2017 event was the shortest of the lot, in part because it was a pre-recorded stream. That doesn’t mean there wasn’t enough to be excited about, including a popular third-party title, ... Read More »

Rajasthan Board girl toppers will get cash prizes and scooties from the new academic session

The Rajasthan government has announced that female students who have performed outstandingly in their final exams will be awarded cash prizes. This step is being taken in order to improve women’s education in the state. Representative image The Rajasthan government has announced that female students who have performed outstandingly in their final exams will be awarded cash prizes  while class ... Read More »

Designing Antiviral Proteins Via Computer Could Help Halt the Next Pandemic

The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest research. As Bill Gates sees it, there are three main threats to our species: nuclear war, climate change and the next global pandemic. Speaking on pandemic preparedness at the Munich Security Conference earlier this year, Gates reminded us that “the fact that a deadly ... Read More »

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Gameplay Trailer Confirms Release Date: Bethesda at E3 2017

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus is the next entry in the Wolfenstein franchise, Bethesda revealed the game with a bombastic trailer that showed off generous amounts of gameplay including dual weapon wielding and a Nazi-occupied America as previous leaks have suggested. Speaking of leaks, the release date for Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus was also as previously made public. You ... Read More »

NEET to be the sole criteria for admission into AYUSH courses

From the academic session 2018, the admission to various AYUSH courses will be done through NEET. The decision was taken to standardise the admission procedure and attract meritorious students to the AYUSH stream. No more private examination for admission into AYUSH courses From the academic session 2018, the admission to various AYUSH (ayurveda, yoga and naturopathy, unani, siddha and homoeopathy) ... Read More »