Tag Archives: Old

5 MAJESTIC, customised Royal Enfields from Old Delhi Motorcycles

Royal Enfield bikes have a rich heritage and there is almost not a single RE branded bike on the road that is in stock form. India has remained the base of the Anglo brand for a long time now. There are numerous custom houses and designers, in India, that modify RE bikes. Old Delhi Motorcycles is one design house that ... Read More »

Three year old Samsung Galaxy S5 and several other devices getting August patch

Samsung has started pushing out a new update to its Galaxy S5 smartphone. Arriving as version G900FXXS1CQH1 and weighing in at around 75MB, the update is currently hitting units in Europe. As for changes, it brings along Android security fixes for the month of August. Moving on, the Galaxy S6 series smartphones on AT&T are also getting the latest patch, arriving as version G890AUCS6DQH1 ... Read More »

How to sell your old gadgets online in India

There are times when you want to buy a new gadget, but are running short on funds. Other times, you just want to get rid of old working gadgets that you no longer use. Whatever the case, it isn’t easy to sell gadgets as there are a lot of strings attached. Say you want to sell a smartphone or a ... Read More »

If you miss old school PC games, Prey is worth your attention

It seems that, so far, there’s been a bit of a misunderstanding of what Prey is. As an immersive sim from developers Arkane, it’s easy to assume it’s Dishonored in space. As a game set in a beautiful art-deco environment that’s descended into chaos, it’s also understandable to think it’s Bioshock in space. But Prey is neither of these things. ... Read More »

Tokyo wants to make Olympic medals from old smartphones

Japan will kick off a drive this week to collect old smartphones and other portable gadgets so that they can be turned into medals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. The project will be launched on Thursday by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government with a goal of collecting up to 2 million used devices to recycle. Gadgets like smartphones contain small ... Read More »

Delhi begins de-registering over 15 year old diesel vehicles

The Delhi government has initiated the process of deregistering over 15 year old diesel vehicles in the country, as air pollution levels reach an all-time high in the capital. The process will cover around two lakh vehicles. Schools in Delhi have been shut for three days now, while construction and demolition has come to a halt and a power plant ... Read More »

Time is running out to update old Windows 10 preview builds

Microsoft is serious about putting all its old Windows 10 Insider builds out to pasture, and time is running out for Insiders to upgrade. The company says older Insider Preview builds will stop working on October 15. Since October 1, affected PCs have been rebooting every three hours, Insider program chief Dona Sarkar said in a recent blog post. Once ... Read More »

Catch ‘No Country for Old Men’ and other movies streaming online

Another week, another crop of movies now on your favorite streaming services. Whether you’re partial to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, one of the others, or all of the above, new and old movies are yours for the watching. Catch the Coen brothers’ classic No Country for Old Men. Witness Christian Bale’s turn as a serial killer in the sardonic American ... Read More »

This Old Tech: Exploring the lost world of Prodigy

  See larger image Remember when… From 1988 to 1996, IBM and Sears jointly operated a graphically rich online service called Prodigy, which allowed users from all over the United States to dial in and view weather, stocks, news, and more while also exchanging emails and bulletin board posts with other users. When the service shut down in 1999 (after ... Read More »