Science


"Amazon launches 7" waterproof Kindle Oasis with Audible integration, starting at $250

The newest member of the Kindle family is the first to come with water resistance, as we mentioned above. That starting price will get you an 8GB model, while a 32GB is £259. The second generation Kindle Oasis also acknowledges consumer love for physical books in its design, which Amazon says has been ergonomically developed to feel like the spine of a book when resting in the hand.


Airtel launches affordable 4G smartphone with Karbonn Mobiles

Airtel launches affordable 4G smartphone with Karbonn Mobiles

The company said that it will be effectively priced near the cost of a feature phone. Just like the JioPhone , a customer needs to make a down payment of Rs 2,899 for the 4G smartphone . Users who get the monthly recharge will get unlimited voice calls, video calls, SMS and 500MB data per day. For other handset users, the validity is only limited to 14 days.


Google Releases New Android Wear 2.0 Features Through Play Store

Google Releases New Android Wear 2.0 Features Through Play Store

Explained in more detail by Google Employee Hoi Lam , new features can be added to devices running Android Wear 2 .0 thanks to a quick update from the companion application via the Play Store. Google's idea of providing software updates (that bring new features) through the Play Store, comes from its objective to provide more timely improvements to the OS between milestone releases.


Google Home Mini was eavesdropping on consumers

Google Home Mini was eavesdropping on consumers

The device is created to respond to your questions, but only after you say "Okay Google " or "Hey Google ", or tap and hold a touch panel on it. Russakovskii discovered and reported the issue to Google two days later, allowing Google to inspect the device and issue a firmware update that disabled the component that caused its hyperactive recording before it reached pre-order customers.


Amid firecracker ban, traders look to sell via online portals

Amid firecracker ban, traders look to sell via online portals

The Supreme Court on September 12, 2017 modified its November 2016 order suspending all licences for sale and retail of firecrackers within Delhi NCR. While for some this Diwali will be free of noise and smoke, for others such as Harjeet Singh and more than 1,000 big and small business owners in the capital, this festive season will be quite dark.


Beware, OnePlus users! Your private-data is being collected without permission

Beware, OnePlus users! Your private-data is being collected without permission

OWASP ZAP is a free security tool which helps the user to find security vulnerabilities in their web applications when developing and testing applications. Also, the statement does not address privacy concerns. Well, OnePlus has been allegedly found guilty of breaking the customers' trust. Moore states that the code responsible for this data collection is part of the OnePlus Device Manager and OnePlus Device Manager Provider.