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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 With Bigger Display and Battery Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features a Bluetooth-powered S Pen stylus HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Note 9 supports up to 1TB of internal storage The Galaxy Note 9 features up to 8GB of RAM The smartphone bears a dual rear camera setup Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is officially here. After a host of leaks that outed the price and specifications of the ... 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 »

Big Square Enix PC Game Sale: Final Fantasy, Tomb Raider, And More

  It’s a good time to be a PC gamer, because you can almost always find a sale going on somewhere. Right now on the Humble Store, Square Enix has dropped prices on its games by up to 85%. That means you can get great deals on series like Final Fantasy, Tomb Raider, Just Cause, and more. There’s no end date listed, ... Read More »

IIMs face fresh threat to autonomy as HRD ministry seeks more control

HRD minister Prakash Javadekar. The HRD ministry is deliberating whether the government should have a say on the appointment of an IIM chairman. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: The government is framing rules to partially control how the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) function to curb potential misuse of the powers accorded to the board of the elite B-schools under the ... Read More »

HTC to Slash 1,500 Jobs for ‘More Effective and Flexible Resource Management’

HIGHLIGHTS Job cuts indicate fresh hiccups for the struggling HTC HTC employs 6,450 staff globally The layoffs will be completed by the end of September Smartphone maker HTC plans to slash around a quarter of its global workforce through job cuts at its manufacturing unit in Taiwan, in a bid to better manage resources as the company continues to battle dwindling sales. ... Read More »

Flipkart Sale Offers on Mobile Phones Include Discounts on Redmi Note 5, Honor 9 Lite, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Ahead of Flipkart sale, offers on various handsets revealed There will be discounts on Honor 9 Lite, Honor 7X, Honor 9i, and others Flash sales will also be conducted Days after detailing deals on Google Pixel range, Flipkart has now revealed offers on other devices for its Big Shopping Days sale that is kicking off on May 13. The four-day sale will bring the Honor 9 Lite, Honor ... Read More »

Huawei P20, P20 Pro Set to Launch Today: Live Stream, Price, Specifications, and More

The Huawei P20 and P20 Pro will be launched today at an event in Paris. The Huawei P20 Pro is widely expected to be the world’s first smartphone with triple camera setup on the back, while the P20 will have to contend with dual rear cameras. Huawei has been heavily promoting the launch event with the hashtag #SeeMooore, where the three ‘O’s represent the triple camera setup ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Cheaper to Make Than iPhone X, But Costs More Than Galaxy Note 8: TechInsights

While it is cheaper than the Galaxy Note 8 for the consumers, the new Galaxy S9+ is apparently the most expensive Galaxy series phone to build. Samsung reportedly spends $379 (approximately Rs. 24,700) in manufacturing the Galaxy S9+. This is more than the cost incurred in producing the Galaxy S8+ and Galaxy Note 8 as well as the Apple iPhone 8 Plus. However, the overall cost of goods sold (COGS) ... Read More »

A more affordable MacBook Air is what we want, but where does it fit among iPad Pros?

The announcement of a more affordable MacBook Air is believed to happen sometime in Q2 2018. The reports of MacBook Air’s death, over the years, have been greatly exaggerated. Over the weekend, well-known Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of research firm KGI Securities suggested to investors in the latest series of notes that Apple could be close to releasing a more ... Read More »

ILLINOIS SPENDS MORE ON EDUCATION, BUT OUTCOMES LAG

Illinoisans spent $13,797 per student on K-12 public education in fiscal year 2015, according to U.S. Census data adjusted for cost of living. That spending is among the highest in the region and 13th highest in the nation. A majority of those dollars – 63 percent in 2015 – come from local property taxes. Indeed, school funding is usually how politicians ... Read More »