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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) trying out Android 7.0 Nougat over at Geekbench

The 2016 Galaxy A series was promised an update to 7.0 Nougat and a version of the software is already under testing – a Galaxy A5 (2016) posted a score to the Geekbench database running Android 7.0. Note that this was the version with an Exynos 7580 Octa chipset, something that may have an effect on timing (the A5 2016 ... Read More »

Hyundai sells over 1 lakh units of Grand i10 in FY 2016-17

The Hyundai Grand i10 has always been a popular choice in the hatchback segment. Supporting claims, the automaker has reportedly sold 107,811 units between April-December 2016 as against 97,805 units in the same period in 2015. The figures clearly indicate that the Grand i10 from Hyundai has been a crucial contributor to Hyundai collaboratively selling 5 lakh units in the ... Read More »

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Over three lakh school children in Kerala will soon come under the ICT Club, the largest students’ IT network in the country. The programme would be implemented in state run schools and a committee would be set-up with the headmaster as convener to coordinate the school level activities of the programme. Representative Image RELATED STORIES Tripura to provide home-based formal ... Read More »

With Cyanogen dead, Google’s control over Android is tighter than ever

It wasn’t too long ago when Cyanogen announced its plan to destroy Android. Back in 2015, Kirt McMaster, then the CEO of the company behind the fledgling fork CyanogenMod, declared in no uncertain terms that Google was the enemy. McMaster told Forbes that Cyanogen’s intention was to put “a bullet through Google’s head.” But as McMaster would soon find out, ... Read More »

Ford announces 6,80,000 cars recall over front seat belt issue in North America

American automaker Ford has announced recall of around 6,80,000 units of the midsized sedans mainly from North America. The company has raised concerns over front seat belts failing to hold people in event of a crash. The recall list includes – Ford Fusion manufactured between 2013 to 2016, Lincoln MKZ manufactured between 2013 to 2015 and Mondeo cars which were ... Read More »

Renault sells over one lakh Kwid units in India

Renault Kwid’s success story is not new in the country. Supporting claims with figures, the automaker has reportedly sold over one lakh Kwid units in the country in just about 14 months of presence in the country. A while ago, Renault officials spoke about their expectation to comfortably reach the one lakh sales figure mark before the end of 2016. ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki sells over 10,000 units of Vitara Brezza for the second time

The country’s largest automaker Maruti Suzuki expanded its line-up with the Vitara Brezza in the compact SUV segment. Ruling the segment since its launch way back in March this year, for the second time the automaker has crossed the 10,000 unit sales mark in the country. In October, the company sold around 10, 056 units of the Vitara Brezza, while ... Read More »

Maruti Suzuki sells over 10,000 units of Vitara Brezza for the second time

The country’s largest automaker Maruti Suzuki expanded its line-up with the Vitara Brezza in the compact SUV segment. Ruling the segment since its launch way back in March this year, for the second time the automaker has crossed the 10,000 unit sales mark in the country. In October, the company sold around 10, 056 units of the Vitara Brezza, while ... Read More »

Hacker shows how easy it is to take over a city’s public Wi-Fi network

A buffer overflow in a single router model could have endangered thousands of Wi-Fi users A sign advertises free WiFi at Haneda Airport in Tokyo on Oct. 25, 2015. Credit: Martyn Williams 2COMMENTS Lucian Constantin IDG News Service Nov 10, 2016 1:18 PM In a perfect example of how public wireless networks can be dangerous for privacy and security, an ... 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 »