Italy Drafts “No-Mobile-Phone Phobia” Law To Prevent, Treat Addiction

It proposes education programmes for parents to detect excessive mobile use in kids. (Representational) Rome:  Italy’s anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) has drafted a law aimed at preventing and treating the rising phenomenon of addiction to mobile phones and computers, particularly among the young. The bill seeks to treat so-called “no-mobile-phone phobia” (also known as […]


MediaTek Helio G90, Helio G90T SoCs Launched for Gaming Smartphones

MediaTek Helio G90 and G90T come with the company’s HyperEngine gaming technology Highlights MediaTek Helio G90T supports up to 90Hz display panels MediaTek Helio G90 and G90T both have ARM Mali-G76 GPU Both new SoCs compete against Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 730 and 730G MediaTek on Tuesday launched its Helio G90 series of system-on-chips (SoCs) that are […]


Mysterious Radioactive Cloud Over Europe Originated In Russia: Scientists

  Russia had repeatedly denied responsibility for the release of the Ruthenium-106 isotopes Berlin:  An international team of researchers has traced an unusual 2017 radioactive release that blanketed a large part of Europe to Russia. The cloud was not harmful outside of Russia, according to the paper published in scientific journal PNAS, but researchers said […]


Redmi Note 7S Listed With Rs. 1,000 Additional Exchange Discount as Part of Redmi Note Days Sale on Flipkart,

Redmi Note 7S is offered in two variants Highlights Redmi Note 7S price in India starts at Rs. 10,999 is also offering no-cost EMI options, extra Airtel 4G data The deal will be listed on Flipkart, till July 12 Xiaomi has announced Redmi Note Days sale, and it is offering the Redmi Note […]


Tecno Phantom 9 With Triple Rear Cameras, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Tecno Phantom 9 features a Dot Notch display that is accompanied by a dual selfie flash module Highlights Tecno Phantom 9 comes in a single Lapland Aurora colour option The phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC Tecno has provided HiOS 5.0 based on Android 9 Pie Tecno Phantom 9 with has […]


Huawei Ban Reversal to Cover Only Widely Available Goods, Trump Aide Says

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow President Donald Trump’s decision to allow expanded sales of US technology supplies to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei will only apply to products widely available around the world, and leave the most sensitive equipment off limits, a top White House aide said on Sunday. “All that is going to happen is […]

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Huawei Says 5G ‘Business as Usual’ Despite US Sanctions

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei said Wednesday that its 5G business has not been impacted by the recent US sanctions amid a prolonged trade war between the world’s two largest economies. “I can clearly tell everyone here that our current 5G technology solutions are completely unaffected by the sanctions,” said Ken Hu, Huawei’s deputy chairman, during […]


Google Workers Petition San Francisco Pride to Exclude Company From Parade

Almost 100 Google employees are urging the organizer of this weekend’s San Francisco Pride parade to kick the company out of the celebration, escalating pressure on the internet giant to overhaul its handling of hate speech online. “Whenever we press for change, we are told only that the company will ‘take a hard look at […]


True Wireless Hearables Market Reaches 17.5 Million Units in Q1 2019: Counterpoint

Apple’s market share in the true wireless hearables segment failed to grow despite the launch of its second generation AirPods as the global market for true wireless hearables reached 17.5 million units in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, growing 40 percent quarter-on-quarter, a new report by Counterpoint Research said on Friday. According to Counterpoint […]


Spotify Testing ‘Social Listening’ Feature to Allow Users to Listen to Music Together

Photo Credit: Twitter/ Jane Manchun Wong Spotify’s “Social Listening” would let multiple users add songs and make playlists in real time Highlights A screenshot suggesting the new feature surfaced on the Web Spotify for Android is said to have the evidence of the new feature Recently, Spotify revealed the testing of its first hardware Swedish […]