Author Archives: Loknath

Almost All Of Facebook’s 139 Million Users In Africa Are On Mobile

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Nigeria, visiting the Co-creation Hub Nigeria (CcHUB) .Facebook Facebook has 139 million users a month in Africa in 2018, 98% of whom connected via mobile. The figures released by the world’s largest social media network confirm trends that Africa is a mobile-only continent. Facebook hasn’t released figures for a number of years, and hasn’t broken down these ... Read More »

Watch the ZTE nubia X with its two screens get tortured on video

ZTE sub-brand nubia announced the intriguing X at the end of October – a device with two screens and two fingerprint sensors. It’s one of those that solves the issue of where to put the selfie camera if there’s no bezel space for it by simply removing it altogether. Instead, you get a secondary screen on the back which you ... Read More »

JEE Main 2019 Admit Card Today; Exam From January 6

NTA will release admit cards for JEE Main exam today at www.jeemain.nic.in JEE Main 2019: National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the admit cards for the JEE Main January 2019 exam today. The admit cards will be available for download on the official website for JEE Main. From 2019 onward JEE Main will no longer be conducted by Central Board of ... Read More »

Exclusive: Huawei P20 Lite appears in new lifestyle photos

Huawei is announcing the P20 series on March 27, but numerous leaks, images with cases, press renders and even posters revealing the alternative Chinese name mean there’s little we don’t already know about it. Latest photos we got in our mail are lifestyle photos, painting a cooler picture of the most bezel-less Lite phone up to date. Huawei P20 Lite ... Read More »

Deal: Two Google Home Minis and one Google Home Hub for $129

Like last holiday season, both Google and Amazon have aggressively discounted its smart assistant speakers. Google is currently offering a great bundle deal for anyone who is looking to cover their home with Google Assistant. The bundle includes one Google Home Hub with a 7 inch display, and two Google Home Minis, each item in any color of your choosing. ... Read More »

Your cash could grow faster in these savings accounts

FilippoBacci | E+ | Getty Images As stock market returns taper, you may want to consider an alternative home for some of your money. Yields on certain certificates of deposits and savings accounts are on the ascent, a trend that is likely to pick up if the Federal Reserve acts as expected and raises rates next week. “Everyone should start ... Read More »

T-Mobile OnePlus 6T update brings new Google Assistant shortcut, plenty of fixes and improvements

T-Mobile’s version of the OnePlus 6T has consistently been receiving software updates at a different (read:later) pace than the unlocked model. Today a new one has started making its way to those units sold by the magenta carrier. It’s a 110MB download that enables activating the Google Assistant by holding the power button for 0.5s. If you turn this on ... Read More »

Trump administration stymies release of salary, loan debt data from certain colleges, advocates say

Susan Goldman | Bloomberg | Getty Images File photo of an ITT Technical Institute campus in Anaheim, California. At a recent conference on financial aid, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said that every school should help its students graduate with high-quality career prospects and little debt. Students should be equipped, she added, with information that allows them to be responsible consumers. ... Read More »

Firefox Is Coming to Qualcomm Snapdragon-Based Windows 10 Devices

Alongside bringing Snapdragon 8cx as its new chip for “always-on, always-connected” Windows 10 PC category, Qualcomm has announced its partnership with Mozilla to bring a native Firefox version for Snapdragon-powered Windows computers. The native ARM64 version of Firefox is touted to leverage the performance of the Snapdragon platform to deliver the “most performant out-of-the-box experience possible”. The San Diego-based chip ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact CAD-based renders leak, video too

Over the past few weeks Sony’s upcoming Xperia XZ4 has started leaking – we’ve seen it in CAD-based renders, and a couple of days ago a purported spec list was outed too. Now it’s time for the phone’s smaller sibling to take the stage. So, without further ado, ladies and gentlemen, feast your eyes upon the Sony Xperia XZ4 Compact. ... Read More »