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How to Disable Cortana on Windows 10

Microsoft has made its digital personal assistant – Cortana – more integral to Windows 10 with every major update. Apart from searching your computer, it displays notifications, can send emails, set reminders, and do all of that using your voice. Some might find it too intrusive though, and would prefer to turn the helper off. …

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Xiaomi Redmi 4A Was a Hit on Singles’ Day, 1 Million Units Sold in 24 Hours

China’s Singles’ Day sale kicked off on Friday with Alibaba selling over $5 billion (roughly Rs. 33,515 crores) in transactions in the first hour which was more than in the first hour of last year’s spree. Xiaomi also shared some impressive numbers for its sales performance during the Singles’ Day …

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Steroids-Points for Online Purchase

A steroid is a hormone that is naturally produced in the body. These hormones may include androgens, estrogens and progestin. There are synthetic steroids that are readily available in the market and these produces the same hormones similar to that of which is naturally produced. These are available in the …

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Gas Prices Edge Up as Summer Driving Season Begins

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose 4 cents from two weeks ago to $2.84 a gallon, which was the highest since Nov. 21, the Lundberg survey released Sunday showed. The average price a gallon in the week ended May 29 was about 85 cents lower than …

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Yahoo sues former staffer for alleged leaks to writer

      Yahoo is going after a former employee the company claims was spilling its secrets. The lawsuit alleges that Cecile Lal, who was chief of staff to a vice president at Yahoo, leaked information about the company to journalist Nicholas Carlson for his book “Marissa Mayer and the …

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From Ada to Brill: Why have we always dissed women in tech?

        Yvonne Brill was a rocket scientist. Literally. In the 1970s, she invented a propulsion system that kept satellites from wandering out of orbit. Today’s satellites still rely on the technology. Her work was so important, President Barack Obama awarded her the National Medal of Technology and …