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Looming Hong Kong government pick sparks new national education fears

A pro-Beijing school principal appeared on Tuesday morning as the sole candidate to be the new education undersecretary, despite more than 17,000 people objecting to her appointment. It was understood that the appointment of Christine Choi Yuk-lin, vice-chairman of Federation of Education Workers, was awaiting the final green light. That came as the government prepared to announce the appointment of ... Read More »

New Verizon Galaxy S7/S7 edge update brings email improvements

Verizon has started pushing out a new update to Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge units on its network. The update – which arrives as software version G935VVRU4BQG1 for the former and G930VVRU4BQG1 for the latter – brings improvements related to the email app. Specifically, the update fixes the app’s sluggish behavior when running within the Knox container, a change aimed at Knox Business ... Read More »

MIUI 9 is official with three new key features

At an event in Beijing, China, Xiaomi showed the new version of its custom user interface – MIUI 9. It is based on Android Nougat 7.0 and comes with three key features – Image search, Smart assistant, and Smart app launcher.    The image search is something completely new for Xiaomi devices, but you’ve probably seen it in the Photos ... Read More »

New technology making it harder to get free drinks at casinos

LAS VEGAS, Nevada– It’s already getting harder to get free drinks while gambling in Las Vegas, thanks to some new technology. That soon could become commonplace, spreading from the strip to local casinos. Arden Progressive Systems & Games wants to implement their new technology in casinos across the country, including here in the Quad Cities. It’s a green light, red ... Read More »

Park Ridge names new head of finance

Park Ridge Director of Finance Andrea Lamberg. (City of Park Ridge) Like Park Ridge’s mayor and city manager before her, Andrea Lamberg has finally dropped “acting” from her formal city title. The former accounting manager for the city of Park Ridge was recently named director of finance by City Manager Joe Gilmore. Lamberg had been serving as the city’s acting ... Read More »

iVoomi launches two new entry level 4G VoLTE smartphones in India

The most interesting fact about the two mobile devices is that both of them run on Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box. iVoomi Me4 comes in Champagne Gold, Black, and Dark Grey colors. Whereas iVoomi Me5 comes in Champagne Gold and Black color only. iVoomi Me4 comes with a 4.5-inch FWVGA display which has a resolution of 480×854 pixels. Me4 runs on ... Read More »

New Generation Land Rover Discovery Exclusive Review

HIGHLIGHTS This is this the 5th generation of the Land Rover Discovery The Land Rover Discovery will be offered with two engines in India The all-new Discovery will launch in the fourth quarter of 2017 The new Land Rover Discovery is a big deal product for the Tata-owned British SUV maker. The 2014 New York Auto Show saw the unveiling of ... Read More »

New Micromax Yu smartphone visits Geekbench; to arrive in two variants

Now, it looks like the company is planning to launch another smartphone. According to a report by pricebaba, a Yu smartphones has been spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking database tipping that the company could be prepping to launch the device in the coming months. The listing shows smartphones with the model numbers YU5011 and YU5012. The report claims that these ... Read More »

How to transfer everything from your old Android phone to your new one

  Update 7/12/17: We’ve added a video to illustrate the process of moving your data from one Android phone to another. Moving to a new phone can be a pain. Android might have the edge over iOS when it comes to tight integration with cloud services, but Google still has a ways to go when it comes to effortlessly transferring all ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) getting new update

Samsung has started pushing out a new update to its Galaxy A5 (2017) smartphone. Arriving as firmware version A520FXXU2AQF5, the update is currently hitting units in Europe. As for changes, it’s basically a stability and performance-enhancing update that weighs in at under 30MB. Nothing else is included in the update – not even the latest security patch. As is usually the case ... Read More »