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Hotstar Android TV App Launched, Available in India, the US, and Canada

After years of clamouring from subscribers, Hotstar has finally released an app for Android TV – adding to its slate of Apple TV and Fire TV Stick apps – which means some of us don’t have to use a Chromecast to get the Hotstar experience on the big screen any more. It’s available via the Google Play store in India, the US, and Canada. The Hotstar app for Android TV ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus Render Leaked, Shows Bezel-less Display and Dual Cameras

After Gionee and OnePlus, Xiaomi is now in rumours for developing its new handset with minimal bezels said to be called Redmi 5 Plus. A render has apparently been leaked to suggest the new launch with a dual-camera setup. A Weibo user has shared the leaked render, as reported by GizChina, to reveal the design of the rumoured Redmi 5 Plus. The ... Read More »

Xiaomi Reveals Redmi Note 4, Mi MIX 2, Mi 6, and Other Singles’ Day Deals

Xiaomi has announced deals on several of its smartphones on the eve of Singles’ Day sales in China. The Singles’ Day sales happen every year on 11th of November (11/11) and see a lot of companies offering discounts on their products on Ali Express, and is majorly promoted by Alibaba Group. The Chinese company is offering discounts on Mi MIX 2 and Mi ... Read More »

Asus launches the Zenfone 4 Pro, Zenfone 4, and 5.2″ Zenfone 4 Max in the US

Today Asus is significantly expanding the Zenfone 4 family of smartphones in the US. The Taiwanese company launched the 5.5″ Zenfone 4 Max stateside last month, and now it’s being joined by a bunch of its siblings. Zenfone 4 Pro Let’s start with the top of the line offering, in effect Asus’ flagship handset at the moment. This one features a 5.5″ ... Read More »

LG G6, G6+, Q6, and X charge are now Amazon Prime Exclusive phones, cheaper with ads

The latest smartphone brand to join Amazon’s Prime Exclusive program is LG. Starting today, you can order four LG handsets through this arrangement, where you pay less for devices but have to put up with ads on the lock screen. The LG G6+ can be yours for $499.99 in this system, the G6 is priced at $399.99, the Q6costs $229.99, and the X charge is $149.99. Per ... Read More »

Ritinjali has educated 1,200 slum children and helped hundreds of youth find employment

Since 1995, Ritinjali has been providing education to marginalised communities to nurture the youth into responsible, sensitive citizens.  Students at the learning centre More often than not, it is children who are already disadvantaged due to poverty, alleged involvement in crime, physical and mental disability, and gendered and sexual discrimination, who are thrown into perpetuating cycles of wrong and social ... Read More »

‘Welcome and important’: academics on decolonising education

The debate sparked by a group of undergraduates at the University of Cambridge, on how and whether to “decolonise” British tertiary education by incorporating more black and minority ethnic voices, is spreading rapidly across universities and academic disciplines. Paul Gilroy, professor of American and English literature at King’s College London, tweeted an image of Batman proclaiming “Decolonising the humanities isn’t just about Oxbridge”, ... Read More »

IIIT Hyderabad: Course introduced on ‘Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning’

The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) has launched a programme on artificial intelligence and machine learning. The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) has launched a programme on artificial intelligence and machine learning. The course, Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning was launched on Tuesday. PJ Narayanan, III-H director said, “Every corporate, every company is investing very heavily ... Read More »

Destiny 2 developer video chronicles bringing the game to PC and its challenges

When Bungie decided to bring Destiny 2 to PC, the team knew it would be a big challenge according to this developer video. A mini-doc chronicling the development of Destiny 2 has been released featuring members of Bungie and Vicarious Visions. In it, various member of the development team discuss how it “focused on nailing the feel of gameplay,” on ... Read More »

Signing of MoU between IIM Lucknow and Axis bank to benefit females

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow and Axis Bank.   Female candidates can join the Axis bank after completion of the programme A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow and Axis Bank. Through this MoU, all the female candidates getting into ... Read More »