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Windows 7’s Windows Media Player app is about to get worse

As Windows 7 hurtles towards its end of life date (January 14 2020), it looks like Microsoft is beginning to strip features from the ageing operating system, and it has now removed a key feature from Windows 7’s Windows Media Player. According to a support document that Microsoft quietly updated a few days ago, “you may be unable to view… Read More »

PAI College is back with the annual Arts Festival ‘Kalotsav’

MCE Society’s PAI College of Visual Effects, Design & Art (VEDA) is a premier college of higher education in the field of animation and design, which provides university-approved courses in digital media and arts like graphics design, web design, classical animation & visual effects. The college seeks to make an Artistic India through Digital The college has grown… Read More »

Google Pixel 3 is the top-ranked single-lens Android on DxOMark

DxOMark has finally published its review of the Google Pixel 3, giving it an overall score of 101, which breaks down into a 103 for photo and 98 for video. This puts the Pixel 3 at a shared fifth spot in the rankings alongside the Apple iPhone XR. The review praises the Pixel 3’s dynamic range, its detail… Read More »

US Justice Department Probes Whether Social Media Is ‘Stifling’ Speech

The US Department of Justice and state attorneys general will meet this month to discuss concerns that social media platforms are “intentionally stifling the free exchange of ideas,” the department said on Wednesday. Its statement did not name Facebook and Twitter, whose executives testified in Congress on Wednesday, but the firms have been harshly criticised by President Donald Trump and some of… Read More »

Xiaomi Says Data of Indian Users Is Being Migrated to Local Cloud Infrastructure

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi on Friday announced it is migrating data of its Indian users to Cloud service providers Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure that have infrastructure in the country. “At Xiaomi, data privacy and security are of utmost importance to us. We are taking one more step towards user data security and privacy by bringing our Cloud services to India for… Read More »

Jio Phone 2 Next Flash Sale Date Is August 30

Jio Phone 2 next sale will be held on August 30, the company revealed on its official website. The company’s second 4G feature phone, Jio Phone 2, went on sale in India for the first time earlier today at 12pm. It was a flash sale and, predictably, lasted only a few minutes. As for the next Jio Phone 2 sale on… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India Launch Date Is August 22: Report

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be launched in India on August 22, according to an IANS report citing industry sources. This will peg the Galaxy Note 9 India launch alongside the global release, which is not a surprise considering India’s importance to Samsung. The new smartphone is presently up for pre-orders in the country; the pre-orders end on August 21. It… Read More »

Lenovo Is Exploring Launch of Qualcomm-Powered Notebooks in India

Rahul Agarwal, Managing Director, Lenovo India HIGHLIGHTS Lenovo recently brought its new Ideapad ‘ultra-slim’ notebooks to India The company is aiming to grow by 500 percent A company executive hints it could launch Qualcomm-powered models as well While the overall PC market in India declined by 8.4 percent in the first quarter of 2018, Lenovo is optimistic about its continuous growth in… Read More »

How to Check if Battery Health Is Slowing Your iPhone Down

One of the key solutions to emerge after the iPhone slowdown saga was Apple’s promise of letting you check your iOS device’s battery health. That feature is here with iOS 11.3. If your device supports iOS 11, you should update to this latest version to get a more accurate handle on the health of your iOS device’s battery. If the battery health is not good, you… Read More »

Is responsive web design enough? (Hint: No)

As mobile-first indexing nears, the need to optimize for mobile has never felt so pressing. Even in its current iteration, mobile search is incredibly important for advertisers and businesses of all sizes. Consider these statistics: A majority of Google searches occur on a smartphone or tablet. 50 percent of local mobile searches are for local business contact information, says… Read More »