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Google-Oracle Java Infringement Case Gets New Life as Appeals Court Revives Claim

A US appeals court on Tuesday resurrected a multi-billion dollar copyright case brought by Oracle Corp against Alphabet’s Google. The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit said Google’s use of Oracle’s Java development platform to create the Android operating system was not protected under the fair-use provision of copyright law, reversing a 2016 jury verdict. The court sent the case back to a US judge in ... Read More »

Yamaha Cygnus Ray-ZR gets new colour options; Challenges the Honda Activa-based Dio automatic scooter

Yamaha has introduced new paint schemes on the Cygnus Ray-ZR automatic scooter. The scooter is available in Armada Blue (Disc), Matt Green (Disc/Drum), Maverick Blue (Disc/Drum), Rooster Red (Disc) and Dark night Edition (Disc). Apart from the new paint schemes, the scooter also gets revised graphics. This makes the current intervention by Yamaha a mini-facelift of sorts for the automatic ... Read More »

Bajaj Dominar gets new paint schemes

Spy images from Bajaj’s dealer stockyard reveal two new colour schemes for the Dominar. The first set of leaked images revealed a new black/gold colour scheme, where the recently-launched satin black body colour option now comes with neat-looking gold wheels. The second set of images revealed an all-new racy red colour scheme with gold wheels for the motorcycle. We expect ... Read More »

Moto Z Series Gets Polaroid’s Insta-Share Printer Mod

HIGHLIGHTS Insta-Share Printer Mod is priced at $199.99 The printer Mod can print images directly from a Moto Z device It supports 2×3-inch Polaroid Premium Zink Zero-Ink Paper If there’s something that gives a sharp edge to the Moto Z series, it is its modular design that supports different Moto Mod accessories. And now, Lenovo’s Moto brand has partnered with Polaroid to ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X gets Red special edition in China

The Xiaomi Mi A1 (aka Mi 5X) got a fresh coat of paint – red paint. That’s in addition to the launch colors of Black, Gold and Rose Gold. Xiaomi Mi 5X in Red: on sale November 1 for CNY 1,500 Sales – both online and offline – will start on November 1 and price remains the same, CNY 1,500. This is ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ Premium gets an option to correct image distortion

Sony introduced a new camera for the Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia Xzs, which fixed the corner softness that was so characteristic of Sony cameras. And now the company has fixed the remaining issue of the wide-angle lens it uses – the distortion. Part of the Oreo update, the feature is hidden behind a toggle in the camera settings. If you’ve updated your XZ ... Read More »

IIT Madras gets world’s largest combustion research centre

Promising a giant boost to the Indian scientific community, the world’s largest combustion research centre was inaugurated at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras today. The National Centre for Combustion Research and Development (NCCRD) was inaugurated by NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat in the presence of Prof Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, a release by the ... Read More »

‘Toughest places for girls to get an education’: Africa gets 9 slots in top 10

A development campaign group, ONE, has disclosed that countries in sub-Saharan Africa dominate a ranking of places unfavourable for the girl child to get an education. The One report released on the occasion of International Day of the Girl (October 11) was titled: “The Toughest Places For A Girl To Get An Education.” It said due to existing hurdles that girls ... Read More »

Moto G4 Plus Bluetooth Share 7.0 Issue Gets an Unofficial Fix

HIGHLIGHTS A Bluetooth connectivity issue is affecting several Moto G4 Plus users Google and Motorola (Lenovo) haven’t acknowledged the issue yet There is an unofficial workaround you could try in the meantime A workaround has surfaced to temporarily fix an issue that appears to be affecting several Moto G4 Plus customers. A significant number of Moto G4 Plus users have complained of ... Read More »

Nokia 8 arrives in Asia, Malaysia gets it first

The Nokia 8 has made its way to Asia. The Snapdragon 835-powered flagship smartphone is now available to purchase in Malaysia, where it costs RM 2,299, which currently translates into just over $545. Available color options include Stainless Steel, Tempered Blue, Polished Blue. The Polished Copper variant will be made available at a later date. Other countries where the phone is ... Read More »