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Apple’s Screen Time Feature Helped a 14-Year-Old Drop iPhone Usage by Almost Half: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple’s Screen Time helped a teenager dropped her iPhone by half The New York Times’ Brian X Chen reported the results The Screen Time feature is initially a part of iOS 12 betas While Apple’s Screen Time is yet to reach the masses, the feature is a part of the iOS 12 betas, and is now reported to… Read More »

Google Pixel 2 XL Sports Tougher Back Panel Than iPhone 8 Plus, Reveals Drop Test

Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones were launchedearlier this month, and are now available to buy in markets such as the US and UK. As expected, we are starting to see different tests showing the Pixel 2 phones subjected to torture. A latest video has surfaced showing the Google Pixel 2 XL going through drop test alongside the iPhone 8 Plus.… Read More »

LG V30 tipped to drop its secondary display for OLED screen

LG is said to ditch the secondary display on the V30, according to trusted sources from XDA. The successor of V20 will instead get an OLED panel made by LG Display. Apple is also expected to use OLED display for its iPhone this year. The V10 and V20 smartphones in the V series from LG sports a secondary ticker display. It… Read More »

Apple iPhone and iPad sales drop

Apple: it launched an ad called “Sticker fight” for the iPhone 7 in March The tech giant sold 50.8 million iPhones making $33.2bn (£25.7bn) in revenue. The number of devices sold dropped 1% year on year from 51.2 million. However, revenue from iPhone sales was up 1% from $32.9bn. IPad sales dropped 13% year on year in the… Read More »

No more US university dreams? Applications from Indian students see drop

Of the colleges surveyed, 26% reported a decline in undergraduate applications from India and 25% reported a decline from China. A large number of US colleges are reporting a decline in applications for admission from international students, including from India and China, because of concerns and anxieties about the Donald Trump administration’s travel orders and a growing perception… Read More »

FTSE poised for biggest drop since June

UK shares fell at the open, set for their biggest drop since June 27 as stocks and bonds were sold off across the world on nervousness about central bank policies. Equities dropped as bond yields rose in the U.S. and Asia on the back of a possible September U.S. rate hike and questions about whether central banks had… Read More »

FTSE ends poor quarter with another drop

UK shares retreated on Thursday, ending a weak first quarter of 2016 on a downbeat note, although a recovery in mining shares helped it outperform euro zone indexes. Britain’s FTSE 100 .FTSE was down 28.27 points, or 0.5 percent, at 6,174.90 by the close. That left the index down 1.1 percent in 2016 as the first quarter drew… Read More »

Syrian conflict: UN first air drop delivers aid to Deir al-Zour

The UN says it has carried out its first air drop of aid in Syria to help civilians in an eastern city besieged by Islamic State (IS) militants. UN aid chief Stephen O’Brien told the Security Council that the plane dropped 21 tonnes of humanitarian items on a government-held part of Deir al-Zour. Initial reports indicated that the… Read More »