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BlackBerry has fixed Keyone’s ‘display pop out’ issue

As you might remember, the BlackBerry Keyone failed JerryRigEverything‘s bend test miserably, with its display popping out immediately. This prompted the company to quickly issue a statement saying they are working to fix the problem. BlackBerry confirmed in July that the issue has been resolved, and new units will no longer be as fragile. Yesterday Zack Nelson (aka JerryRigEverything) published a new video showing ... Read More »

Apple’s App Store Has a Big Problem That No One Is Talking About

Khamosh Pathak, a Vadodara-based technology writer, spends more than 10GB of Internet data per month on his iPhone for simply downloading new apps and updates. He says the amount of data he ends up consuming with this “less essential” chore has increased significantly over the years. Pathak’s views represent a growing concern among many iPhone and iPad users who say that ... Read More »

How many days until Christmas? The 2017 festive countdown has started

WE’RE more than halfway through the year and the shops will soon be gearing up and stacking their shelves ready for Christmas. It’s never too early to stock up on decorations and presents or start making your list for Santa, as Christmas 2017 is in fact a mere 144 DAYS away. GETTY IMAGES Starting preparations early can help make the festive period ... Read More »

Finland Has a Sports Screw Loose

A team from Vihti, Finland, competing in the country’s 20th annual Swamp Soccer World Championships this month in Hyrynsalmi. Their mascot, a badger doll named Jetta, is the one in the cage.CreditJanne Körkkö for The New York Times HYRYNSALMI, Finland — There’s something strange going on in Finland. Over the past few decades, as it has all but disappeared from ... Read More »

My, how Freer Auto Body’s Christmas in July has grown, set for Friday

GODFREY — Christmas in July has grown along with its sponsors and founders Taylor, 13, and Lily Freer, 10. The sisters’ first Christmas in July occurred in July of 2009 because Taylor, 13, wanted to raise money for the Freer family’s favorite community project — the Riverbend’s Community Christmas, sponsored by the United Way and The Telegraph. Since netting $2,500 ... Read More »

Government has no plans to remove Rabindranath Tagore from school books: Prakash Javedekar

The text on Rabindranath Tagore will not be removed from school textbooks, HRD Minister Prakash Javedekar assured Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Replying to TMC MP Derek O’Brien’s question during the zero hour, Javadekar said that the government has respect on Tagore and all others who had contributed to the freedom and literature of the country. “We hail everybody and nothing ... Read More »

Nougat rollout for Xperia XA and XA Ultra has been paused, Sony confirms

Nougat for the Sony Xperia XA and XA Ultra started rolling out a couple of weeks ago. But what went largely unnoticed is that the rollout was stopped shortly thereafter. Now, the company has officially confirmed the development, saying it’s a temporary pause due to issues with their OTA delivery system. The Japanese company says it is aiming to restart the rollout process “as ... Read More »

Reddit Has Had It With Trolls

Reddit has identified hundreds of the most “toxic users,” said CEO Steve Huffman, who founded the site 11 years ago while in college, and it has devised a plan to take action against them. Consequence for unacceptable behavior could range from warnings to timeouts to permanent bans. The announcement of the new strategy follows a recent incident in which Huffman ... Read More »