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IOS 10.3.3 vs iOS 11 Beta 6 Speed Test

IOS 10.3.3 vs iOS 11 Beta 6 Speed Test

These transactions would be nearly entirely profit for Apple - it won't take much in terms of resources for it to assign Google as the default search engine - and the result is that Google itself may account for a large portion of Apple's overall income.


Aetna in secret talks with Apple about giving members Apple Watches

Aetna in secret talks with Apple about giving members Apple Watches

Those with healthcare insurance from the company might get a discounted or free device as early as next year, according to sources familiar with the deal. If the partnership works out, it would be a coup for Apple and its wearables division. Selling millions of Apple Watch units to Aetna customers could be a real shot in the arm for Apple .


We liked the name Battle.net so much that it's coming back

We liked the name Battle.net so much that it's coming back

We can't quit you Battle.net , so we're glad Blizzard put you down only for a little while. A bit of a mouthful, to be sure, but at least it means we won't be left scratching our heads when Blizzard starts talking about Blizzard Tech and the Blizzard App again.


Benchmark tells Uber employees: This is why we're suing Travis Kalanick

Benchmark tells Uber employees: This is why we're suing Travis Kalanick

Benchmark Capital said Kalanick was still involved in the day-to-day operations at Uber, which has created a sense of uncertainty and undermined the search for his replacement. "And that will only happen if we get rid of the roadblocks and distractions that have plagued Uber, and its board, for far too long", the letter to employees reads.


Janmashtami celebrated with fanfare

Janmashtami celebrated with fanfare

Krishna Janmashtami is a Hindu festival that marks the birth of Lord Krishna. The belief is that Lord Krishna was born on "Ashtami" or otherwise taken as the "8 day" in the holy month of Shravana at midnight. In addition to Raas Lila, a night vigil or Jagarana, fasting (upavasa) and Dahi-Handi Mahotsav are also celebrated across the country. It narrates how Krishna's uncle, King Kansa, wanted to kill him and how he defeated his uncle after being brought up by Yashoda, his foster mother.


Earth's largest volcanic region discovered in Antartica

Earth's largest volcanic region discovered in Antartica

Some geologists have speculated that it could be the biggest volcano chain on Earth, surpassing that of east Africa. "That is something we need to determine as quickly as possible", he added. "We had not expected to find anything like that number". 'We have nearly trebled the number of volcanoes known to exist in west Antarctica. Any activity of this range may have crucial implications for the rest of the planet, researchers said.