Author Archives: Loknath Das

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 Specifications Leaked; AnTuTu Listing With High Score Spotted

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Pocophone has been leaked by a Belarusian online store Most of the specifications of the smartphone has been listed It has allegedly scored 285,302 in AnTuTu benchmark Xiaomi has been rumoured to be working on Pocophone F1, said to be the company’s next handsetpowered by Snapdragon 845 processor. New details on the specifications of the upcoming smartphone have emerged online, thanks to a ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 AI Camera Features Leaked, S Pen to Come in Colour Options

S Pen will come in different colour options and Samsung will sell them separately HIGHLIGHTS Camera app in Galaxy Note 9 to get some AI features Samsung to sell S Pen separately S Pen comes with a finer tip and supports 4,096 levels of pressure Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will get unveiled this week, but with all the rumours that have been ... Read More »

20 ‘FORGOTTEN’ motorcycles & scooters from Bajaj: Sunny to Caliber

Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) has some of the most popular two-wheeler brands in its arsenal. Back in the day, the company enjoyed a huge demand for its geared motorcycle. By the turn of the millennium, the company had started its journey to transform from a scooter manufacturer to the maker of world-class motorcycles. Today, the Pulsar range of motorcycles from ... Read More »

Suzuki Burgman 125 maxi-scooter gets off to a flying start in India

The recently launched Suzuki Burgman 125 maxi-scooter has gotten off to a flying start in the Indian market, what with the scooter clocking 11,000 units in just 12 days of launch. This is a very impressive start for what could be a segment changing automatic scooter for the Indian market. One-of-its-kind, the Burgman 125 is the largest scooter sold in ... Read More »

Yamaha R15 V3 beats Suzuki Hayabusa in the most RIDICULOUS drag race ever

With a true top speed of more than 312 kmph, the Suzuki Hayabusa is one of the fastest production motorcycles ever. Around the world, the ‘busa is highly revered owing to the warp speeds it can attain. Of course, it’s among the fastest motorcycles on the Indian roads, too. However, here’s a drag race that involves a Yamaha R15 V3 ... Read More »

Facebook Sued by Shareholder Over Record Stock Plunge

Days after Facebook’s stock suffered the largest drop in Wall Street history, a shareholder sued the company, accusing the social media network of making misleading statements about its user numbers and operations. The plaintiff, James Kacouris, filed the lawsuit Friday seeking class-action status and to recover damages. Kacouris alleged that Facebook and its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, violated federal securities laws by misleading shareholders about ... Read More »

New Crypto-Miner PowerGhost Targeting Corporates in India: Kaspersky Lab

A new cryptocurrency miner, dubbed PowerGhost, is targeting corporate networks in India and several other regions in the world, according to new research from Russia-based cyber-security company Kaspersky Lab. PowerGhost uses multiple fileless techniques to discreetly gain a foothold in corporate networks, meaning that the miner does not store its body directly onto a disk, increasing the complexity of its detection ... Read More »

Mozilla Is Redesigning the Iconic Firefox Logo and Asking Users to Give Feedback

HIGHLIGHTS Mozilla is redesigning its Firefox logo The company is asking users to give their feedback It has shared two design system approaches As Firefox is growing its presence on the Web by getting not just new features but also adding new versions to meeting specific requirements, its creator, Mozilla, has started redesigning the traditional Firefox logo. The company believes that with the addition of voice assistance ... Read More »

Intel Data Centre Results, Margin Outlook Disappoint

Intel Corp’s fast-growing data centre business missed Wall Street targets on Thursday as the world’s second-largest chipmaker faced stiff rivalry from Advanced Micro Devices, and it again delayed the release of its next-generation chips until the end of 2019. The company’s shares fell almost 5 percent in extended trading. Sales to data centres that power mobile and web apps, which bring more ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Teased to Be Faster and Offer More Storage; Sales Said to Begin From August 24

HIGHLIGHTS Galaxy Note 9 may be faster and have more storage Its market availability in Europe tipped for August 24 Note 9’s cases and covers showcased in leaked renders Samsung is just two weeks away from launching its latest flagship – Galaxy Note 9 – in the market. The company has already started teasing the upcoming smartphone via several videos. While a teaser ... Read More »