Sci-tech

Vivo to Be First Smartphone Maker With Synaptics' In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

Now it looks like Chinese smartphone maker Vivo will be the first manufacturer that will be able to use the technology for its smartphones. The news comes j...


OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition goes on sale, priced at Rs 38999

On the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition , it's been applied on top of the phone's aluminium unibody, making the phone one of the few metal models that doesn't slip...


Trump signs bill barring USA government use of Kaspersky

The security firm has been under fire over the past year after it was accused of working with Russian intelligence. "Though there have been media reports ...


Best meteor shower of the year starts Wednesday night

It is reported by NASA on their Twitter page. Generally, the Geminids are known to almost 1-2 meteors per minute on dark, moonless nights. What really makes thi...


Try three new photo apps as part of Google's 'appsperiments' project

Technology giant Google has launched three photography apps which are part of a new series that it has dubbed as photography " appsperiments ". Users tap th...


Trump directs NASA to send astronauts back to moon and Mars

Trump's plans, which are a part of the Space Policy Directive 1, intend to prioritise the exploration of space, something he has been stressing on for a while n...


Weekly Poll: Would You Leave Your Current Music Service For YouTube's?

The report suggests that YouTube is calling this service as "Remix", and it will also include an on-demand streaming feature with YouTube elements like vide...


Apple to buy Shazam Entertainment for $404m

Shazam has bolstered its features since debuting on the App Store in 2008, now allowing users to identify content on TV, and adding augmented reality marketing...


Sensex surges 246 points, Nifty above 10200

According to market observers, the upward rally of the equity markets was fuelled by positive hopes of the ruling BJP's win in the critical Gujarat Assembly E...


Bayonetta 2 coming to Nintendo Switch

I hope Bayonetta finds the audience it deserves on Switch and maybe will go some way to making those that think of Nintendo as just for children reassess ...


Instagram Direct is Becoming its Own App

Once you download and install Direct on your smartphone, your messages inbox from the main Instagram app will be replaced, and, will be accessible from the ...


Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is back with an exciting game mode

There'll be new and returning holiday themed character skins, for instance, with Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan teasing new Legendary skins for "two of our fa...


John Mayer undergoes emergency appendectomy

Tickets for the show can either be refunded or used for the rescheduled date. The band has not decided on when the New Orleans concert will be postponed unt...


Google bans YouTube from Amazon's Echo Show, Fire TV

The latest twist in the saga is that Google is pulling YouTube from all Echo Show and Fire TV units. This latest development is the escalation of a long-s...


Honor View 10 hands-on preview: Flagship killer killer?

In the camera segment, Honor 7X packs dual rear camera set up of 16MP + 2MP with LED flash, Portrait Mode, PDAF with ultra focus. It's also great to see...


Supermoon to light up the sky this weekend

CT residents will have their eyes peeled to the sky Sunday night as the "supermoon" makes its only appearance in 2017. Each month the moon rotates around the ...


Get ready for your only chance this year to see a supermoon

According to scientists, it will be large enough to warrant a super early wake-up call to check it out. "To the untrained eye, the Moon will look no different...


Apple issues urgent fix for major flaw in Mac operating system

Click on the Apple menu icon, then System Preferences and click Users & Groups (or Accounts). All local admin accounts (including the root account on Macs ) ...


Uber Admits 2.7m UK Users Had Data Stolen In Hack

The breach was a further setback to the Silicon Valley company after London's transport regulator stripped it of its operating licence in September, citing Uber...


Microsoft's Redesigned Headquarters Will Have Some Cool Stuff

Microsoft will also construct a foot and cyclist-only bridge across WA-520 that will connect both sides of the campus and tie into the future Redmond Technolo...