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  1. LG V20: Super audio, great for multimedia consumption

    Sify.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:48 sify.com
    After taking the industry by surprise with the world's first modular smartphone, the G5, it has mostly been a quiet period for LG before it launched another premium device, the V20, late in 2016 - the world's first device with wide-angle camera lenses on both the front and back.For audiophiles, LG has collaborated with renowned European audio brand Bang & Olufsen (B&O) and the V20 comes with free B&O Play headsets (wow!).The Rs 54999 device also features a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC…
  2. Ducati 1299 Panigale Superleggera launched at Rs 1.12 crore

    Autocarindia.com - Auto 01.18 / 11:44 autocarindia.com
    At 156kg, the Superleggera is about 10kg lighter than the standard Panigale; it’s the most powerful production two-cylinder bike by…
  3. Revealed: Singapore's electric hypercar that benefits from Williams F1 engineering

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 11:34 autocarpro.in
    This is the Dendrobium, a new all-electric hypercar developed by Singapore electric mobility company Vanda Electronics and Williams Advanced Engineering. The two-seater, which is the first hypercar... …
  4. Detroit motor show: Donald Trump vs the Mexican car industry

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 11:33 autocarpro.in
    As an opening bid from a bloke meeting you at an American airport to drive you into town, it was not lacking the element of surprise. ‘How’s Brexit?’ enquired the grinning stranger as he crossed my... …
  5. “Pakistan has one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets in the world” -Devin Wenig, CEO eBay

    Brandsynario.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:10 brandsynario.com
    eBay’s CEO, Devin Wenig, is head of one of the biggest e-commerce giants in the world. According to Wenig, Pakistan is one of the fastest growing markets for e-commerce business and is a hot spot for such businesses. He also added that the country is learning how to adapt the trend, and it has been […] The post “Pakistan has one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets in the world” -Devin Wenig, CEO eBay appeared first on…
  6. New Horizons turns 11: NASA to go live on Facebook to mark success, future of mission!

    Zeenews.india.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:07 zeenews.india.com
     Members of NASA’s New Horizons team will discuss the achievements of the first encounter with Pluto and look ahead to the mission’s next exploration of the Kuiper Belt…
  7. Brainiac makes an appearance as Batman goes up against Robin in the new trailer of ‘Injustice 2′

    Animationxpress.com - Games 01.18 / 10:31 animationxpress.com
    “Curious, how lines once clearly defined, become blurred….perhaps it is time for them to be redrawn.” Warner Bros. and developer NetherRealm Studios has just released another story trailer for the upcoming sequel of Injustice: Gods Among Us (2013). The first trailer showed off upgraded versions of DC icons like Batman, Superman, Aquaman and Supergirl locked in a tussle. Injustice 2 would pick up on the same lines where the first edition had ended. In an alternate…
  8. Karachi Eat Festival should rename itself We Hate Men Festival

    Blogs.tribune.com.pk - Technology 01.18 / 09:28 blogs.tribune.com.pk
    How dare they hurt my fragile male ego by instituting 'Families Only' policy? The post Karachi Eat Festival should rename itself We Hate Men Festival appeared first on The Express…
  1. LG V20: Super audio, great for multimedia consumption

    Sify.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:48 sify.com
    After taking the industry by surprise with the world's first modular smartphone, the G5, it has mostly been a quiet period for LG before it launched another premium device, the V20, late in 2016 - the world's first device with wide-angle camera lenses on both the front and back.For audiophiles, LG has collaborated with renowned European audio brand Bang & Olufsen (B&O) and the V20 comes with free B&O Play headsets (wow!).The Rs 54999 device also features a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC…
  2. “Pakistan has one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets in the world” -Devin Wenig, CEO eBay

    Brandsynario.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:10 brandsynario.com
    eBay’s CEO, Devin Wenig, is head of one of the biggest e-commerce giants in the world. According to Wenig, Pakistan is one of the fastest growing markets for e-commerce business and is a hot spot for such businesses. He also added that the country is learning how to adapt the trend, and it has been […] The post “Pakistan has one of the fastest growing e-commerce markets in the world” -Devin Wenig, CEO eBay appeared first on…
  3. New Horizons turns 11: NASA to go live on Facebook to mark success, future of mission!

    Zeenews.india.com - Technology 01.18 / 11:07 zeenews.india.com
     Members of NASA’s New Horizons team will discuss the achievements of the first encounter with Pluto and look ahead to the mission’s next exploration of the Kuiper Belt…
  4. Karachi Eat Festival should rename itself We Hate Men Festival

    Blogs.tribune.com.pk - Technology 01.18 / 09:28 blogs.tribune.com.pk
    How dare they hurt my fragile male ego by instituting 'Families Only' policy? The post Karachi Eat Festival should rename itself We Hate Men Festival appeared first on The Express…
  5. Facebook's Zuckerberg questioned at trial over virtual-reality technology

    Sify.com - Technology 01.18 / 08:25 sify.com
    Dallas: Facebook Inc chief executive Mark Zuckerberg took the witness stand in Dallas federal court on Tuesday and denied an allegation by a rival company that the virtual-reality technology of Facebook's Oculus unit was stolen.Zuckerberg, the founder of one of the world's largest companies, faced hours of tough, public questioning about where Oculus obtained its ideas and how much he knew about the startup when Facebook bought it for $2 billion.A jury is hearing evidence in a civil…
  6. How did Hussain Nawaz earn $1.9m which he gifted to PM in 2011, asks SC

    Blogs.tribune.com.pk - Technology 01.18 / 07:24 blogs.tribune.com.pk
    Justice Asif Saeed Khosa observes there are two aspects of the case -- money laundering and tax evasion The post How did Hussain Nawaz earn $1.9m which he gifted to PM in 2011, asks SC appeared first on The Express…
  7. Cracked mud on Mars - Latest images from NASA's Curiosity rover reveal new evidence of water (See pic)

    Zeenews.india.com - Technology 01.18 / 06:19 zeenews.india.com
    Scientists used Curiosity rover in recent weeks to examine slabs of rock cross-hatched with shallow ridges that likely originated as cracks in drying…
  8. “Loophole” has allowed loads of porn videos to be uploaded to YouTube

    Tech.thaivisa.com - Technology 01.18 / 05:45 tech.thaivisa.com
    Despite strict rules regarding adult content, thousands of pornographic videos have been found on YouTube, and apparently Google had no idea they were there. And if that wasn’t bad enough, much of the adult content is reportedly from copyrighted sources, meaning it also breaches YouTube’s strict copyright rules. According to tech site TorrentFreak, porn pirates [...] The post “Loophole” has allowed loads of porn videos to be uploaded to YouTube appeared first on Thai Tech by Thaivis…
  1. Stem Cell Transplant Restores Vision In Mice

    Asianscientist.com - Science 01.18 / 03:09 asianscientist.com
    Retinal transplants grown from induced pluripotent stem cells can restore vision in mice, study…
  2. Gene Involved In Nose Formation Found

    Asianscientist.com - Science 01.18 / 02:28 asianscientist.com
    Scientists in Singapore have identified the gene responsible for arhinia, a rare condition where babies are born without a…
  3. High BP in late life may protect against dementia: study

    News.statetimes.in - Science 01.17 / 11:09 news.statetimes.in
    Los Angeles: Onset of high blood pressure later in life, especially at age 80 or older, is associated with lower dementia risk after 90, a new study has found. High blood pressure and other heart health risk factors are generally thought to increase dementia risk. Researchers challenge this idea and add to scientist’s understanding of […] The post High BP in late life may protect against dementia: study appeared first on State…
  4. World’s lightest watch unveiled in Geneva

    Siasat.com - Science 01.17 / 07:22 siasat.com
    London: The world’s lightest mechanical watch revealed is a key step forward into the development of more widespread applications of graphene, officials at the University of Manchester said. Graphene, first isolated in 2004 by Nobel-winning scientists at the university, is just an atom thick, and is expected to revolutionise the automotive and aerospace industries. The…
  5. Scientists discover new ‘Marvel microbe’; may explain how complex life evolved

    Siasat.com - Science 01.17 / 07:03 siasat.com
    London :Scientists have discovered a group of microbes, named after Marvel characters Thor, Odin and Heimdall, that may explain how complex cellular life on the Earth emerged from simpler microbial ancestors billions of years ago. Life on our planet can be divided into three major groups. Two of these groups are represented by tiny microbes,…
  6. Researchers find dark matter ‘killing galaxies’

    Siasat.com - Science 01.17 / 07:03 siasat.com
    Sydney: Australian astrophysicists have come a step closer to solving a galactic murder mystery on Tuesday when they studied the effects of dark matter in 11,000 galaxies, a media report said. They saw that when gas was rapidly stripped from a galaxy, the building block of stars was lost and the galaxy was “effectively killed”,…
  7. Sao Khue Award 2017 to promote honoured IT products, services

    English.vietnamnet.vn - Science 01.17 / 06:05 english.vietnamnet.vn
     The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) on January 16 launched the Sao Khue Awards in 2017 under the sponsor of the Ministry of Information and…
  8. Mobilink and Warid Finally Merging Into One Brand

    According to the buzz Mobilink and Warid are soon going to say good-bye. Don’t be shocked. It is the half of the story. The full story is that the both companies are finally going to merge into one brand. The brand is going to be known as Jazz. Mobilink and Warid both have a huge [...] The post Mobilink and Warid Finally Merging Into One Brand appeared first on P…
  1. PornHub and other popular adult sites blocked in the Philippines

    Tech.thaivisa.com - Internet 01.18 / 04:04 tech.thaivisa.com
    The popular adult site PornHub has been banned in Philippines just 10 days after a survey revealed that Filipinos are among the biggest users of the site. Other adult sites including Xvideos and Redtube were also taken down and forbidden on PCs, laptops and mobile phones with users being redirected to a notice explaining the [...] The post PornHub and other popular adult sites blocked in the Philippines appeared first on Thai Tech by…
  2. New data reveals the Pirate Bay is still as popular as ever

    Tech.thaivisa.com - Internet 01.17 / 11:50 tech.thaivisa.com
    Despite Google vowing to take action against torrent sites, new data reveals more people than ever are using the Pirate Bay to download content. According to a comparison survey by tech site Torrent Freak, the Pirate Bay is the most popular site to download illegal content, regaining its crown from Kickass Torrents, which was taken [...] The post New data reveals the Pirate Bay is still as popular as ever appeared first on Thai Tech by…
  3. ‘123456’ Most Commonly Used, ‘123456789’ 2nd Most in 2016 : Report

    Trak.in - Internet 01.17 / 05:41 trak.in
    We keep hearing about data breaches, and the threat to security when someone hacks passwords on a huge level. However, users continue to use extremely simple and stupid passwords so as to have the easiest log-in ever. According to a study of researchers at Keeper Blog, Nearly 17 percent of users are safeguarding their accounts […] The post ‘123456’ Most Commonly Used, ‘123456789’ 2nd Most in 2016 : Report first appeared on Trak.in . Trak.in Mobile Apps:…
  1. After Streep’s Golden globe remarks, Trump says she is “overrated’ actor

    Newsmobile.asia - Gadgets 01.16 / 18:54 newsmobile.asia
    Donald Trump took to Twitter to comment on Streep’s Golden Globes speech, in which she didn’t directly name the president-elect, after giving a quotation to The New York Times saying he had not seen the ceremony. Also Read:All you need to know about the Golden Globe winners Hours after Streep’s acceptance speech, Trump called the triple … …
  2. Nokia’s Android Phone ‘Nokia 6’ With 4GB RAM, Nougat Launched [Price, Specs & More…]

    Trak.in - Gadgets 01.15 / 16:34 trak.in
    Nokia’s last attempt at Android phones, Nokia X, X+ and XL, was a fail and the company had to be bought by Microsoft. The phones were nothing special as compared to the ones from its competitors, and even Nokia enthusiasts were not amused. Eventually, HMD Global and FIH struck a deal with Microsoft and purchased […] The post Nokia’s Android Phone ‘Nokia 6’ With 4GB RAM, Nougat Launched [Price, Specs & More…] first appeared on Trak.in . Trak.in Mobile Apps: Android | iOS…
  1. Ducati 1299 Panigale Superleggera launched at Rs 1.12 crore

    Autocarindia.com - Auto 01.18 / 11:44 autocarindia.com
    At 156kg, the Superleggera is about 10kg lighter than the standard Panigale; it’s the most powerful production two-cylinder bike by…
  2. Revealed: Singapore's electric hypercar that benefits from Williams F1 engineering

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 11:34 autocarpro.in
    This is the Dendrobium, a new all-electric hypercar developed by Singapore electric mobility company Vanda Electronics and Williams Advanced Engineering. The two-seater, which is the first hypercar... …
  3. Detroit motor show: Donald Trump vs the Mexican car industry

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 11:33 autocarpro.in
    As an opening bid from a bloke meeting you at an American airport to drive you into town, it was not lacking the element of surprise. ‘How’s Brexit?’ enquired the grinning stranger as he crossed my... …
  4. Cat A COE prices continue to rise while Cat B and E drop slightly

    Sgcarmart.com - Auto 01.18 / 09:09 sgcarmart.com
    COE prices for the second round of bidding in January see a continued increase for Cat A while Cat B and E premiums drop…
  5. Ansysco Anand signs technical assistance agreement with Seiken

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 08:49 autocarpro.in
    Ansysco Anand, a Group company of Anand Automotive has entered into a technical assistance agreement with Seiken Chemical Industry Company of Japan. The agreement is chiefly aimed at the Indian automotive... …
  6. Tata Motors launches Hexa at Rs 11.99 lakh

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 07:26 autocarpro.in
    Tata Motors today launched the Hexa crossover at Rs 11.99 lakh. The top-end variant of the Hexa comes with a price tag of Rs 17.49 lakh. (All prices ex-showroom Delhi). Bookings for the Hexa opened... …
  7. EU single market critical for UK car industry, says SMMT

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 05:45 autocarpro.in
    Britain leaving the European Union single market could “threaten the viability of the automotive industry”, according to Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) chief executive Mike Hawes. ... …
  8. Honda Cars India to organise mega service camp across the country

    Autocarpro.in - Auto 01.18 / 05:44 autocarpro.in
    Honda Cars India will kick off its Mega Service camp across India from January 19 to 25, 2017.  The service camp would be held across Honda’s pan-India network of 331 dealerships in 220 cities, providing... …
  1. Brainiac makes an appearance as Batman goes up against Robin in the new trailer of ‘Injustice 2′

    Animationxpress.com - Games 01.18 / 10:31 animationxpress.com
    “Curious, how lines once clearly defined, become blurred….perhaps it is time for them to be redrawn.” Warner Bros. and developer NetherRealm Studios has just released another story trailer for the upcoming sequel of Injustice: Gods Among Us (2013). The first trailer showed off upgraded versions of DC icons like Batman, Superman, Aquaman and Supergirl locked in a tussle. Injustice 2 would pick up on the same lines where the first edition had ended. In an alternate…
  2. New colored contact lenses will help near-sighted Japanese women land a husband, maker claims

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 01.17 / 19:24 en.rocketnews24.com
    Different designs recommended depending on wearer’s taste in men. You won’t find the word konkatsu in most Japanese textbooks or dictionaries, but it’s become a common part of the lexicon for discussing life in modern Japan. A combination of pieces of the words kekkon (“marriage”) and katsuyaku (“activity”), konkatsu refers to proactive attempts by Japanese […]…
  3. Moppet Animation Studio

    Animationxpress.com - Games 01.17 / 11:31 animationxpress.com
    Moppet Animation Studio is a versatile studio located in the serene environment of Goa that has delivered projects in various forms of animation including Stopmotion , 2D, 3D, Augmented/Virtual Reality and Visual Fx. Since it’s inception it has delivered largest and the first of it’s kind in India, A Production in Stopmotion animation for a Canadian TV series along with karma films , CA. It involved construction of full scale miniature sets and casting of animatable puppets…
  4. Japan’s Sandwiched Between Twintails Pillow gets upgrade, is now even more temptingly cozy

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 01.17 / 04:01 en.rocketnews24.com
    Extra padding and new material make a compelling argument for spending the entire day in the prone position. The folks at Japan’s Bibi Lab are inarguably nutty. What they’re most definitely not, though, is lazy. Sure, the company specializes in zany housewares and clothing, but makes regular improvements to its products. Recently, it revamped its [&#…
  5. Häagen-Dazs’ beloved mochi ice cream is back with a new black sesame syrup flavor

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 01.16 / 18:07 en.rocketnews24.com
    The mochi ice cream series brings back an old favorite, and introduces an enticing new flavor! Every year, world-renowned ice cream masters Häagen-Dazs come out with a number of unique and enticing seasonal flavors to keep us coming back for more. This year will be the third time that Häagen-Dazs will be releasing ice cream […
  6. 9 Story Media announces sale of ‘Camp Lakebottom’ season 3 to Disney Channel Latin America

    Animationxpress.com - Games 01.16 / 17:52 animationxpress.com
    9 Story Media announced that it has licensed an additional 13 x 22’ episodes of the animated comedy series Camp Lakebottom to Disney Channel in Latin America. 52 half hours currently air on Disney Channel across Latin America. Produced by 9 Story for Teletoon Canada, various seasons of the series have been licensed to additional international Disney Channels (Ireland, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Benelux and MEA (Japan), ABC TV (Australia), Super RTL (Germany), Canal+ Family (France and Africa) …
  7. Fukushima teacher threatens students with “Death Note”

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 01.15 / 16:16 en.rocketnews24.com
    Teacher reprimanded, school apologizes to families. An elementary school in Fukushima Prefecture held a meeting on Wednesday that to discuss incidents of one teacher telling students “I’ll write your name in a Death Note!” During the meeting, the school reportedly apologized to the students’ guardians. According to the school, the male teacher in his 30s…
  8. SMAP idol group members issue farewell messages to fans

    En.rocketnews24.com - Games 01.15 / 13:11 en.rocketnews24.com
    The popular idol group SMAP broke up on December 31 after performing music together for more than a quarter century. Although the pop stars are continuing with their solo careers, they issued SMAP farewell messages to fans on January 5. Here is their joint message as a group: “Everyone’s support, all of it, is reaching…