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I was very nervous defending 208 against India: Faf du Plessis

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India needed 208 to win the match but the hosts made sure to make life hell for the visiting batsmen even when they were one bowler short as the great Dale Steyn was ruled out of the match with a heel injury. "We've just got to make sure that if there are hard periods where you're going to lose one or two wickets, the guys that do get through make a bigger impact on the game", he said. Read More »

Honor View 10 preorders open 8 January

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The company on Monday announced that it will launch a new quad camera smartphone in the Indian market later this month. (Interestingly, the same CPU+GPU setup as the Honor 7X ). Honor phones sometimes contain overlapping specs with Huawei-branded devices, but for a lower price. Honor 9 Lite price in China starts at CNY 1,199 (Rs. Read More »

SpaceX says rocket performance OK in secret satellite launch

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It was so shrouded in secrecy that the sponsoring government agency was not even identified, as is usually the case. It's important to point out that the Falcon 9's reusable first-stage successfully landed in Florida, so we know SpaceX got that part right. Read More »

Google launches a new directory to help you discover Assistant action

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For many users, that means they use their Google Home or Alexa to set a few timers and maybe play music, without ever realizing what else they can do. It also includes a search function as well as category-wise distribution of various Google Assistant skills. Finally, Google announced new incentives for developers who create apps for the Google Assistant. Read More »

Nokia 6 and Nokia 8 get big discounts and cashbacks

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Customers who buy Nokia 8 will receive cash back up to Rs 2,000 as Amazon Pay Balance. The Nokia Mobile Week kick-started January 8 and will run till January 12, midnight. Appearance Nokia 3310 4G has not changed compared to the Nokia 3310 sample of 2017. There is also an exchange offer of Rs 12,799 on the smartphone. Read More »

Metal Gear Survive gets new single-player gameplay footage

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Caskets are dropped off Mother Base into the ocean and the zombie-like enemies are seemingly transported through wormholes into the alternate dimension where the game takes place. It has also been noted that PS4 players will not need a PlayStation Plus subscription to join the action, however Xbox players will require a Live subscription. Read More »

Cryptocurrency ripple crashes 30% in 24 hours; bitcoin also dropping

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The imposition of a cryptocurrency trading ban for foreigners have led to larger premium rates and disparity in the price of major digital assets between South Korea and the rest of the global market. Livecoinwatch.com , on the other hand, seems to still be including South Korean exchanges as its prices are somewhat higher as is the total market capacity for cryptocurrencies which shows around $35 billion higher than CMC. Read More »

AMD reveals full line-up of Ryzen chips with integrated graphics

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Somewhat buried in the previous year of CPU launches, AMD also released quite a few new APUs that combine Zen processor cores with Vega graphics. Most of the improvements to the 400-series chipsets involve better memory support and greater scope for overclocking, at least from what AMD has said so far. Read More »

'The Darkest Shore' Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies DLC Trailer Released

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The second installment for Call of Duty WW2 Zombies Mode has been revealed today. Marie, Drostan, Olivia, and Jefferson must fearless the undead to uncover the mysteries of The Darkest Shore . In order to incentivize fans into action and to potentially scare the trousers off of them, the publisher and developer have now revealed a brand new trailer for the first-person shooter's new Zombies DLC known as The Darkest Shore . Read More »

Tesla surges - but it's hard to figure out why (TSLA)

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According to Tesla the number of Model 3s that were delivered in the fourth quarter of 2017 was 1,550. Tesla at one point had more than 500,000 potential buyers on the waiting list for the Model 3 . "Musk has a long pattern of missing production and financial targets set not just years ahead but a few months ahead". But Tesla short sellers have been battered as long-term investors mostly stay true. Read More »

Amazon's Alexa Coming to Select Toyota, Lexus Models This Year

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Toyota has stubbornly refused to introduce Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility but the automaker has used the Consumer Electronics Show to announce it will bring Amazon's Alexa to select vehicles later this year. "This integration means that customers can interact with Alexa, virtually anywhere they drive". How insane? You can even control the temperature in your home so it's set just right for when you get there. Read More »

Japanese astronaut concerned after growing 9 centimeters in space

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He joined five other global astronauts in December for Expedition 54 to the worldwide Space Station and is orbiting Earth 250 miles above. Most of the vital equipment each astronaut brings with them is custom made - space suits aren't exactly a "one size fits all" item - and a change of almost four inches could make things feel a wee bit cramped for Kanai. Read More »

Google, Lenovo unveil standalone Daydream VR headset

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That's more than what headsets like the Gear VR allow for. Inside-out tracking, popularized by Microsoft's HoloLens and then its Windows Mixed Reality, solves those limitations. Lenovo meanwhile promised to introduce "an impressivesuite of apps that showcase the expanded Daydream ecosystem closer to the headset's availability". Read More »

Samsung's rumored foldable smartphone said to be moving into mass production

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We have moved in 2018 and this means that we are certainly very close to witnessing next innovation in smartphones by Samsung in the form of its first foldable phone . Samsung's foldable smartphone also known as Galaxy X has remained in rumors and smartphones lovers are waiting to see how the foldable phone will look like. Read More »

Google has great news about fixing the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws

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With Meltdown and Spectre turning into something of a PR disaster for Intel , the chip-maker has promised that patches will be made available for the vast majority of modern processors by the end of next week. The tech giant says computers powered with hardware by AMD, Intel's biggest competitor, are also affected. The ARM design is also used in Apple's mobile chips. Read More »

Astronaut and First Space Shuttle Commander John Young Has Passed Away

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He flew into space twice during NASA's Gemini programme in the mid-1960s, twice on the Apollo lunar missions and twice on space shuttles in the 1980s. After graduating from Tech with highest honors, he joined the Navy and eventually flew fighter planes for four years. During the Apollo 10 mission, he orbited the moon, and during the Apollo 16 mission, the legendary astronaut finally set foot on the Moon. Read More »

Oldest supernova found in 5000-year-old rock carving in Kashmir

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The astonishing find came from Jammu and Kashmir, India, where a sky with two bright objects and a hunting scene was found depicted on a stone. The oldest settlement in that region dates back another 2,000 years, so the rock art was probably created at some point in between. Read More »

Goku Black Rose Added to Dragon Ball FighterZ Roster With New Trailer

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The Reddit user also said that Broly and Bardock will be released alongside Broly , Base form Goku, and Base form Vegeta. We're less than one week away from the highly anticipated open beta for Dragon Ball FighterZ and less than three weeks away from the full launch on January 26th ! Bandai Namco has released another Dragon Ball FighterZ gameplay trailer this morning. Read More »

New study finds Ibuprofen linked to male infertility

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Researchers recruited 31 healthy young men (18 to 35 years old) to take part in the study . The condition , generally associated with elderly men and linked to reproductive and physical disorders, including infertility, results in the body having higher levels of luteinizing hormone (LH) than testosterone. Read More »

Next Xbox Update Adding New Achievement Features and Mini Game Hubs

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The community feed has been tweaked to make reading comments much easier, and the " Next Achievements " feature is now accessible in the Guide so you can "view and sort a cross-games list of upcoming Achievements". Through this gadget, players can get knowledge of upcoming Achievements and Look for Group posts, without opening a full-screen application. By selecting Do not disturb , your Xbox will suppress all notifications from appearing, but also inform your friends that you aren't ... Read More »

Country-pop Sugarland returning to Covelli

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Minnesota State Fair officials announced Tuesday that the Grammy-winning group will play August 24 with special guests Frankie Ballard and Lindsay Ell . After releasing five albums, Sugarland went on hiatus in 2012 and then reunited previous year. To date, the duo has sold almost 10 million albums domestically and is responsible for more than 260 million on-demand streams. Read More »

Razer's Project Linda concept transforms the Razer Phone into a laptop

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The 13.3-inch quad-HD display has the same high 120Hz refresh rate as the Razer Phone . Razer hasn't said anything about pricing yet, heck Project Linda is just a concept at this stage, nothing more, but provided it ever hits the shelves, it won't be cheap with its QHD display , on-board storage and Chroma-enabled keyboard (because where would we be without the insane colors?) Furthermore, even if the endeavor comes to fruition, then software developers would have to actually put ... Read More »

CES 2018: SanDisk Squeezed 1TB of Storage Into a Single USB Stick

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SD cards, microSD cards, USB sticks, you name it. CES 2018 is no different, with SanDisk showing off a regular-sized USB stick with a whopping 1TB of storage squeezed inside. The new 256GB SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Flash Drive comes with 130MB/s read speed and write speeds up to 15x faster than standard USB 2.0 drives. For now, there is no pricing or availability details being shared since we are looking at only a prototype, but the making of a compact USB flash drive opens up a new space ... Read More »

Apple iPhones are designed to die - Customers

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Apple has apologised to customers while denying it consciously built in obsolescence, adding: "We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down". Under the so-called " Hamon's law ", which was enacted in France three years ago, the practice of planned obsolescence is considered to be illegal. Read More »

Powermat supporting Qi charging should mean more public chargers work with iPhones

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Powermat is the wireless charging pioneer and leader, provider of the largest wireless charging network in the world, and at the forefront of inductive wireless charging technology development. Now fast charging makes wireless charging obsolete for many people and until the WPC can match those speeds that won't change. Until a few years ago, there were essentially three standards, the Alliance for Wireless Power, the Power Matters Alliance (no joking), and Qi, which was already the dominant ... Read More »

Here's How PUBG Runs On Xbox One X After The New Update

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PUBG Corps acknowledged that there is "still work remaining in order for us to reproduce and address all remaining issues", but the latest update seems at least on the right track to improve the game experience on Xbox One. The game is based on Hi-Rez's previous title, Paladins, which in many ways is similar to Overwatch: the characters are similar, the setting is similar and the gameplay is similar. Read More »

Google introduces "Google Pay" to finally unify Android Pay and Google Wallet

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For those unaware, Tez is a UPI-based payments system by Google that was launched in India in September previous year. Google Tez is not same as the Google Wallet and Android Pay as it uses UPI payment system designed in India. All said and done, digital payment efforts by either Google or Apple in India didn't seem to have taken off as expected. We are still waiting for the unified services that Google is planning for the masses. Read More »

Climate change turns most Great Barrier Reef sea turtles female

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For green sea turtles nesting in the northern Great Barrier Reef , the so-called pivotal temperature for whether the hatchlings lean towards more males or females is about 29.3 degrees. "There are a lot of sea turtle populations that are female biased, and in fact that's a great method for them to reproduce in greater numbers", Ms Allen said. Read More »

Samsung will launch the Galaxy A8/A8

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Today, however, Amazon India confirmed that the upcoming device will indeed be the Galaxy On7 Prime , as suggested by an IANS report from last week. However, with Amazon confirming the device name, the smartphone is expected to go official anytime this week. The phone will support Samsung Pay Mini app, which allows payments using UPI and mobile wallets. Read More »

Ring's Stick Up Cam Elite doesn't bother with batteries

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Having said that, let's kick things off by talking about the new hardware that Ring introduced at CES 2018, and you can check out most of these products in the gallery down below, those are all the images that the company shared. These represent the first of Ring's camera options created to work both indoors and outdoors, while the Stick Up Cam Elite sports a Power of Ethernet (POE) option, meaning you can use just the one cable for both power and a network connection. Read More »