8 tech leaders on the kitchen gadgets they love

Image: Getty/dorian2013 SUMMARY Joanna Shields loves her waffle iron, while Russ Shaw loves his breadmaker. Who knew? Even Britain’s best and brightest must eat. But it’s rare we get an insight into their lives away from the boardroom. So today, for The Memo’s Future Food month, we asked some of the UK’s tech leaders what gadgets make their lives just that… Read More »

Cyber Monday kitchen gadgets and homeware deals: 2017’s best offers

At the end of every year, America celebrates Thanksgiving and follows it up a day later with Black Friday and Cyber Monday – the online sales phenomenon which has now spread to the UK thanks to Amazon and occurs not just on Black Friday itself, but across a whole weekend through to Cyber Monday. From NutriBullets to coffee machines, kitchen gadgets and homeware are… Read More »

Confessions of a kitchen hoarder Sue Quinn

A rare vision of simplicity in todays world of spiralisers, avocado huggers and strawberry hullers. Photograph: villagemoon/Getty Images/iStockphoto It’s not that I’m blind to the seductive wink of kitchen equipment. As others desire the scarlet flash of Louboutin soles or the buttery kiss of a Balenciaga tote, I’m susceptible to culinary gadgets and utensils. Show me a cool square of… Read More »

Redmi 5A Buyers Will Get Rs. 1,000 Cashback from Jio

HIGHLIGHTS Users need to buy Rs. 199 pack for 12 months to get the cashback Rs. 199 pack includes 28GB of 4G data for 28 days with 1GB daily limit Cashback will be available through 10 vouchers via MyJio app The Redmi 5A launch saw the entry of Xiaomi’s new at warrior in India, with a starting price of Rs.… Read More »

Micromax Bharat 5 Set to Launch in India Today, Large Battery Expected

HIGHLIGHTS Micromax Bharat 5 launch event is slated to start at 12pm IST The company is promoting the Bharat 5 with the tagline ‘Power of 5’ Bharat 5 is expected to compete against the new Redmi 5A Micromax Bharat 5 smartphone will be launched today at an event in Gurugram at 12pm IST on Friday as the Indian brand’s… Read More »

Google Play Lists ‘Best of 2017’ Apps, Books, Games, Music, Movies, TV Shows

HIGHLIGHTS Dear Zindagi becomes most popular movie on Play Store in India Locally-developed Baahubali: The Game emerges as most popular game Game of Thrones continues domination in TV shows Continuing its annual tradition, Google on Friday announced that the most popular apps, games, music, movies, and books on Google Play India in 2017. Google has also released a list of… Read More »

Samsung Unveils Graphene Ball Tech, Says Its Batteries Can Be Fully Charged in 12 Minutes

HIGHLIGHTS Graphene considered a wonder material, with many potential applications Graphene ball-based batteries could hold 45 percent more capacity They’re also said to deliver five times faster charging speeds than Li-Po Samsung researchers have developed a new type of battery material they call ‘graphene ball’. They say the technology could enable a 45 percent increase in battery capacity, and… Read More »

Windows 10 to Group Apps Into Tabs With ‘Sets’, Timeline Feature Coming Soon: Microsoft

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft bringing tabs to Windows apps through ‘Sets’ The multitasking feature is inspired by Microsoft Edge Timeline is coming to next Windows Insider Preview build Microsoft is taking Windows 10 to new levels by adding a new multitasking feature called ‘Sets’, where apps are placed like tabs in a browser. The Redmond giant is also enhancing the latest Windows platform… Read More »

Apple Accuses Qualcomm of Patent Infringement in Countersuit

Apple on Wednesday filed a countersuit against Qualcomm, alleging that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon mobile phone chips that power a wide variety of Android-based devices infringe on Apple’s patents, the latest development in a long-running dispute. Qualcomm in July accused Apple of infringing several patents related to helping mobile phones get better battery life. Apple has denied the claims that it violated Qualcomm’s battery life patents and… Read More »

Best mobile phone Cyber Monday deals 2017 including iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S8

Cyber Monday has arrived: the day where, traditionally, online shops make the most of the Black Friday weekend by extending deals into Monday. Many mobile phone retailers have continued their price reductions, with big savings still available on handsets and monthly plans. This year has seen some impressive new mobile phone releases, from the Samsung Galaxy S8 to the much-anticipated launch of the new… Read More »