Author Archives: Loknath Das

Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. impressions: Hell is other people

It’s a familiar ritual, creating my latest Fallout character. Under the harsh glare of Vault 76’s fluorescent lights I poke and prod, sculpting the face of a man who I imagine entered this glorified bunker as a young man and emerges into the bombed out remnants of West Virginia much older, covered in wrinkles, hair gone white, eyes still kind. ... Read More »

Xiaomi sold 100 million devices in 10 months

Xiaomi targeted to ship more than 100 million smartphones in 2018 and according to the latest information, it managed to reach the milestone with two months to spare. Lei Jun delivered a speech at Zhong Guan Cun Forum in Beijing, China, where he announced the number was reached on October 26. Lei Jun, who is the founder of Xiaomi and ... Read More »

After IL&FS Episode, Govt Fears Default from NBFCs, Housing Finance Firms: Report

Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) fears significant default from large non-banking finance companies (NBFC) and housing finance companies in the next six weeks if no additional liquidity support is provided to these firms, MoneyControl said on Friday. The DEA, in a letter to the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, described the financial situation as “still fragile” when discussing the financial stability ... Read More »

OnePlus 6T hands-on: This time around it might actually be a flagship killer

In a crowded month-plus of phone releases, Android might have saved the best for last. It’s no easy task to follow the Galaxy Note 9, Pixel 3 XL, Mate 20 Pro, and iPhone XS Max, but the OnePlus 6T might just give Samsung, Google, Huawei, and even Apple a reason to be concerned. The $549 6T is easily OnePlus’s most ... Read More »

Honor Magic 2 appears on Geekbench two days ahead of official launch

Huawei’s subsidiary Honor is launching the Magic 2 slider on October 31. There might be two days until the launch, but the device has already appeared on Geekbench, revealing the Kirin 980 potential. The listing also revealed specs like Android Pie and 8 GB RAM, which were expected, but now are finally confirmed. The 3316 single-core score and the 9534 ... Read More »

Study Plan to Ace NEET 2019

If your dream is to be a doctor then taking the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test ought to be your first footstep. NEET is to be held on May 5, 2019. The exam is regarded as being one among the hardest entrance tests held in the country as it unlocks the gate for the candidates willing to pursue medicinal courses. ... Read More »

JEE Main 2019 Preparation: Droppers Get Ready to Ace the Exam

JEE Mains being the crucial most entrance examination in the country to gain admission into the IITs, NITs and other top-rung Indian engineering colleges, aspirants hardly ever leave any stone unturned to qualify the same with flying colors. Failure in achieving this dream of pursuing engineering education at the premier engineering institutes in the first attempt due to unsatisfactory JEE ... Read More »

Gate 2019: Know the last year’s cut-off for all the streams

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is conducted for Postgraduate engineering admission (M.Tech/M.E). It is also conducted for screening entry-level engineering jobs. GATE is a national level online exam managed by IIT. Gate 2019 Registrations have been closed and the exam will be conducted in the month of February. The result will be announced through online mode in the month ... Read More »

CAT 2018: Know these websites providing best mock test series

CAT or Common Aptitude Test is among the tough examinations conducted for admission to MBA courses. The entrance examination deems the eligibility of the candidate in gaining admission to the colleges that offer MBA. The marks obtained in the exam decides CAT Cutoff for availing admission in top colleges. Pertaining to the obscurity and stress surrounding the exam, there are ... Read More »

7 Important Facts to Know While Preparing for JEE Main

JEE Main, the exam that is taken by the students who want to be an engineer. Based on the results of this exam IITs and NITs give admission to the candidates. The exam is conducted by NTA or National Testing Agency. Preparing for the exam is crucial. However, knowing the important facts about the exam definitely help the aspirants to ... Read More »