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iOS 11, watchOS 4 and tvOS 11 now available for download

After announcing the new updates back in June during WWDC, Apple has today released the final stable versions of iOS, watchOS and tvOS. iOS 11iOS 11 is a big update but it’s an especially big update for the iPad. Modern iPad owners can now expect major productivity improving features such as a file manager, a new dock that can be ... Read More »

Zomato Now a Profitable Company, Introduces Zero Commission for Food Ordering in India

HIGHLIGHTS Zomato says it is now a profitable company is all of its markets The company says it now wants to work on giving back to the community In India, it has introduced zero commission for restaurants Restaurant search and review website Zomato is now a profitable company in all of the 24 markets it operates in, founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 getting Android Nougat update now

Xiaomi has started pushing out a new update to its Redmi Note 4 smartphone. Weighing in at around 1.3GB and currently hitting units in Greece, the update brings along the much awaited Android Nougat (version 7.0). Arriving as MIUI version 8.5 (global), the update also includes Android security patches for the month of July. The device was launched earlier this year, and ... Read More »

Now T-Mobile Alchemy leaks: dual-rear camera setup and stock Android

Looks like the REVVL T1 isn’t the only smartphone T-Mobile is currently working on. A new leak reveals the magenta carrier is also working on another phone, dubbed Alchemy. The leaked image for the device shows a textured back, dual rear-camera setup, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, as well as speaker and carrier logo towards the bottom on the back. Other known details for ... Read More »

When WWW Trumps IRL: Why it’s now impossible to pretend the internet is somehow less real

MAGIC AND LOSS: THE INTERNET AS ART BY VIRGINIA HEFFERNAN SIMON & SCHUSTER 272 PP; $35 THE AMBIVALENT INTERNET: MISCHIEF, ODDITY, AND ANTAGONISM ONLINE BY WHITNEY PHILLIPS & RYAN M. MILNER POLITY 240 PP; $26.95 Mainstream tech writing has until recently played coy with the online/offline divide, maintaining them as separate spheres. Offline was IRL – “In Real Life” – ... Read More »

Now, stricter check for US flyers with gadgets

HIGHLIGHTS America’s aviation security agency, TSA has decided to implement new screening procedures for carry-on items. It will require travellers to place all electronics larger than a cell phone in bins for X-ray screening in standard lanes. The US had recently lifted the laptop ban on nonstop flights from some airports like Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha. An officer with ... Read More »

You can apply now to work at Santa’s Lapland this Christmas

We may be in the midst of summer, but Christmas fans need to be quick if they want to bag the ultimate festive job this year. You have the chance to work in Lapland with Santa himself this Christmas, with multiple roles available at the Finland location. The website workaseason.com has listed all the vacancies available this year, and the jobs are just perfect ... Read More »

Christmas tickets you need to book NOW before they sell out

Yes, we know the summer holidays have only just begun. But, as anyone who tried to get tickets to last year’s Polar Express knows, if you want to enjoy a magical Christmas with your kids, you’ve got to get ahead of the crowd when it comes to booking tickets. Believe it or not, many peak-time slots are already starting to sell out ... Read More »

YouTube TV now available in more locations in US

Last month, Google announced that its YouTube TV service will be launched in more US markets in near future. Inline with that, the streaming video service is now available in a total of 10 new locations. These locations include Dallas-Fort Worth, Washington D.C., Houston, Atlanta, Phoenix, Detroit, Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, and Charlotte. There’s a free, 1-month trial before you ... Read More »

Google Glass Enterprise Edition Officially Unveiled, Now Available to More Firms

HIGHLIGHTS The new wearable features several improvements Google Glass 2.0 is lighter and more comfortable It features more power and better battery life Google Glass 2.0 or Google Glass Enterprise Edition has been tipped for a while, and on Tuesday, the search giant finally made the wearables official. Called Google Glass Enterprise Edition, the new glasses have seen improvements to the design and ... Read More »