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Google Pixel 2, Pixel XL 2 Renders Leak With 3.5mm Audio Jack Absent

Google released Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones last year, and now iterative updates are in the offing. Now, renders of the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel XL 2 have surfaced online revealing design details. The smartphones sport thinner bezels, and there’s no sight of the 3.5mm audio jack as well. These renders are courtesy OnLeaks in partnership of MySmartPrice. …

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HTC Vive Standalone VR Headset With Snapdragon 835 SoC Unveiled, but Only for China

HTC on Thursday announced its Vive Standalone VR (virtual reality) headset exclusively for the Chinese market. HTC has partnered with Qualcomm to develop the new “premium” standalone VR headset, and said come with HTC’s Viveport as its official content platform. One of the biggest highlights of the new premium standalone …

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Axis Bank Agrees to Buy Snapdeal’s FreeCharge for $60 Million

Country’s third largest private sector lender Axis Bank on Thursday entered into an agreement to acquire payments wallet FreeCharge for Rs. 385 crores in an all-cash deal. “The bank has today entered into a share purchase agreement with Jasper Infotech Private Limited (‘Snapdeal’), to acquire 100 percent equity capital of Accelyst Solutions and FreeCharge …

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Apple, Cochlear Partner on First ‘Made-for-iPhone’ Hearing Implant Sound Processor

Cochlear, a company focused at implantable hearing solutions, has teamed up with Apple to unveil the first “made-for-iPhone” cochlear implant sound processor. With the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor, people with a Cochlear Nucleus Implant can stream sound directly from a compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Additionally, people using the …

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InstantCAD Tool Promises to Make 3D Design Easier and Faster

To make computer-aided design (CAD) programmes process easier and faster, researchers have developed a new tool called “InstantCAD” that lets designers interactively edit, improve and optimise CAD models using a more streamlined workflow. Developed by researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and Columbia …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Emperor Edition to Sport 8GB of RAM, 256GB Storage: Report

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 8 is all the talk of the town these days as we approach its launch on August 23. While most rumours say that the Galaxy Note 8 will feature pack 6GB of RAM, a new leak makes mention of a Galaxy Note 8 Emperor Edition. Now the name …

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Wi-fi extenders vs. Powerline adapters – Which is the best way to boost your Wifi connection?

Is the Wi-fi connection in your house a bit weak which stops you from getting a strong internet connection? If answered yes, you may consider a Wi-fi range extender to boost your signal by that extra bit. Or would you prefer adding Powerline adapters which utilize the electrical wiring of …

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The very best iPad Pro deals for Black Friday 2016

The iPad Pro range from Apple represents the best that iPad has to offer, from slim design to the best screens and the most powerful internal components. Both iPad Pro versions represent the crème-de-la-crème of the tablet market, if you like. If you want the best tablets money can buy, …

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Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 worthy of the hype ?

Few tech fans would argue with the fact that the Samsung Galaxy S7 has been the biggest smartphone hit of 2016 so far. Its incredible processing power and deluxe display meant that it quickly became the go-to smartphone for anyone wanting to enjoy the best in mobile media from streaming …

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Creating a Successful Online Shop in 2016

Many people are understandably interested in finding out whether or not creating a successful online shop in 2016 is harder than it would have been ten years ago or even five years ago. This sort of thing is very difficult to measure. On the one hand, new opportunities have opened …