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Total moves finance department back to Paris due to Brexit, costs: CEO Patrick Pouyanne

French energy major Total will move its finance department back to Paris from London due to Britain’s impending exit from the European Union, and also to reduce costs, the firms Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanne said on Tuesday. The blue chip company caused an uproar in France when it decided in 2013 to move the 70-strong department from its Paris headquarters ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.1 Oreo Update Pulled Due to Bugs: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Android 8.1 Oreo update for the Mi A1 pulled The update reportedly had a few major bugs Users complained of deleted text messages and tripped SafetyNet Xiaomi has reportedly stopped the Android 8.1 Oreo update for its Mi A1 smartphone, just a couple of days after it began the rollout, without any warning or explanation. As it turns out, the Android 8.1 update to ... Read More »

iPhone With Dual-SIM Support Due in 2018, Apple Looking to Intel for Modems: Kuo

Amid the success story of the iPhone X, Apple is now reported to be bringing new iPhone models in 2018 with dual-SIM support. The Cupertino company is also rumoured to be in talks with Intel to provide 5G modems on a future iPhone to deliver a faster experience. Supporting two networks with dual-SIM card slots is quite common among handsets developed by companies like Samsung and Xiaomi. ... Read More »

OnePlus 3 Gets Android 8.0 Oreo in Closed Beta; Public Beta for OnePlus 3T, 5 Due This Month: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The closed beta build is said to be buggy The bugs in beta build are mostly associated with connectivity The stable builds are expected later this month Some OnePlus 3 users in closed-beta have reportedly received the Android 8.0 Oreo update and the builds are said to be on their way for OnePlus 3T as well as OnePlus 5 handsets apart from the OnePlus 3. ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Refurbished Batteries Recalled Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy Note 4 refurbished batteries recalled It can cause overheating and fire hazard FedEx Supply Chain is replacing batteries Another Samsung Galaxy Note has been hit by a recall, but don’t worry, it isn’t what you think. The US regulator has recalled refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries which were distributed as replacement through AT&T’s insurance program only. The regulator ... Read More »

GST E-Way Bill Implementation Date May Be Extended Due to Lack of Software

HIGHLIGHTS E-Way bill may be delayed for a few months, govt says It’s required for movement of goods over Rs. 50,000 to be pre-registered The goods have to be registered on the GSTN website With just a few days left for GST rollout, the Centre is in favour of postponing by a few months the implementation of the e-way bill, ... Read More »

Parents reduced to crowdfunding for whiteboards due to education cuts

Following years of government budget cuts, parents are now turning to crowdfunding websites in order to provide basic school supplies. Appeals have been launched on websites including Justgiving.com for online donations towards items such as whiteboards and computers, as well as to pay for crossing attende. These include one for Camelsdale Primary School, which set up a page to raise money for a replacement whiteboard.   ... Read More »