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MediaTek announces Helio P23 and P30 with dual 4G feature

MediaTek announces Helio P23 and P30 with dual 4G feature

The primary support that the MediaTek Helio P23 and P30 chipsets provide is for the dual cameras. Semiconductor company MediaTek has introduced Helio P23 and Helio P30 chipset promising power efficiency, dual camera photography, dual SIM and dual 4G VoLTE capabilities.


Apple Faces Off Against Hollywood Over 4K Movie Prices

Apple Faces Off Against Hollywood Over 4K Movie Prices

Apple is at odds with several Hollywood studios over pricing of 4K movies which will be viewable via its next generation Apple TV, reports the WSJ. Both the iTunes Store and the Apple TV have been losing market share to competitors at an alarming rate in recent years. But judging from the report, the studios are pushing back on Apple's proposed price, which is under the current prices for 4K movies on services that support it, like Vudu .



CT gas prices increase in the wake of Hurricane Harvey

With less pressure at the pump, Schork says that should help control prices and supply in case refineries take a while to get back on line. Prices at the pump already are inching up in the greater High Point area. An encouraging sign for motorists is that overall oil and gasoline inventories in the United States have been at all-time highs this summer, Wright said.


Ways Google Maps Now Makes it Easier to Find Parking

Ways Google Maps Now Makes it Easier to Find Parking

Back in January, Google Maps on Android added a handy new parking availability feature , letting you know the likelihood of finding a spot at your destination. Once a user clicks on that, a list of parking slots is shown with the parking difficulty icon. The "find parking" feature was rolled out in 25 U.S.


Diet guidelines biased against poor nations, says study

Diet guidelines biased against poor nations, says study

Comparatively, diets with high total fat intake (people getting 35.3 per cent of their energy from fat) had a 23 per cent lower risk of death compared to low fat diets (11 per cent energy from fat). Results from the Pure (Prospective Urban-Rural Epidemiology) study were published in the Lancet medical journal and presented at the European Society of Cardiology Congress taking place in Barcelona, Spain.


ARCore brings augmented reality to 100 million Android devices

ARCore brings augmented reality to 100 million Android devices

Augmented reality hype is ramping up. ARCore and its ties to Android will undoubtedly be compared to Apple's ARKit and iOS , which we'll be hearing more about next month. "We've been developing the fundamental technologies that power mobile AR over the last three years with Tango, and ARCore is built on that work".