Author Archives: Loknath Das

Nokia Flagship Android Phone Specifications Leak Hints at Snapdragon 835 SoC, Dual Camera Setup but No Zeiss Sensors

HMD Global began 2017 with a bang, bringing back the nostalgia with new and improved Nokia phones. The Nokia 6, Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3310 (2017) have been launched so far, but the company is far from being done. More announcements are expected in 2017, and one of them is expected to be a flagship device. Now, a ... Read More »

Microsoft’s new education push plays to its strengths, the cheap and familiar

Microsoft never mentioned Chromebook by name, but it’s clear that Google’s browser-based hardware offering was at the front of everyone’s mind at today’s education event in New York City. The company has managed to control much of the market internally, but the Chromebook has swiftly eroded marketshare here in the States. Microsoft’s solution is playing into the company’s strengths of ... Read More »

SURFACE LAPTOP: MICROSOFT LAUNCHES STUNNING NEW COMPUTER

Microsoft has unveiled the Surface Laptop, a new computer designed to run the Windows 10 S operating system. The machine is slim and very stylish, though the company has talked up its apparent durability, and says it’s primarily targeted towards students. It features a 13.5-inch ‘PixelSense’ screen with a Full HD resolution and 3:2 aspect ratio, which is compatible with the Surface Pen. ... Read More »

Jorge Lorenzo wants Ducati to develop MotoGP bike like Yamaha

Jorge Lorenzo has called on Ducati to adopt a more Yamaha-like philosophy when it comes to developing its MotoGP bike, with more focus on chassis improvements. The three-time premier class champion has endured a tough start to his Ducati career since switching from Yamaha, with his ninth-place finish at Austin his top result so far. It puts him 13th in ... Read More »

Call of Duty: World War 2 Trailer, Release Date, Campaign, and Private Beta Officially Revealed

After much teasing and several leaks, Call of Duty: World War 2 has finally been revealed with a trailer showing off what to expect and information pertaining to its release date and private beta. Call of Duty: World War 2’s release date is November 3 and there will be a Call of Duty: World War 2 private beta for those ... Read More »

Samsung India’s Biggest Smartphone Vendor in Q1, China’s Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo, Lenovo Round Up Top 5: Counterpoint

Smartphone shipments in India registered a growth of 15 percent annually in the first quarter of 2017, reaching 29 million units, a report said on Saturday. According to findings by market research firm Counterpoint, Samsung continued to retain the top spot, followed by Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo and Lenovo (that also includes Motorola) occupied the other three spots. Together, all these ... Read More »

TVS To Launch New Scooter, Motorcycle

TVS Motor Company will launch two new products – an all-new scooter and a motorcycle – this fiscal, a senior TVS official has said. Additionally, TVS also plans to upgrade existing models to expand its two-wheeler portfolio. The Chennai-based two-wheeler manufacturer has also earmarked capital expenditure worth Rs 500 crore for the current fiscal, which will be invested in the ... Read More »

Digital Foundry Lets play PC games at 8K resolution

  Whether we like it or not – and let’s face facts, it’s probably the latter – 8K display technology is coming. 8K support is baked into the upcoming HDMI 2.1 standard, and in fact, if you live in the US and you have $5000 to spare, you can buy a quad-UHD screen right now: Dell’s 32-inch UP3218K. The question ... Read More »

THE INTERNET IS FREAKING THE HELL OUT OVER THIS CREEPY VIRAL PHOTO

It takes you a moment. At first you think you’re looking at just another selfie of a couple. Every day, people are posting millions of these online. Then you see it. Just over the girl’s right shoulder, in the mirror—the back of the guy’s head, just like normal—and the girl’s evilly grinning twin. As the Daily Mail determined upon probing this photo by ... Read More »

Acers new Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop 5 reasons you need to own it

The Acer 21X was a pretty over-the-top laptop that offered an over-kill of amenities for a price that was not exactly reasonable. And although it was designed for a specifically niche market, the laptop was created to show exactly how much could be crammed into a “portable” device. This time around, Acer has made a more realistic version of an ... Read More »