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Lorde cancels Israel show after pressure

The pleas were effective with Lorde . She ended the statement with an apology and a hope that she could one day perform in Israel. "I hope that Lorde reconsiders her decision not to play in Israel", Regev said in a statement hours after the 21-year-old New Zealand singer-songwriter announced she would be cancelling her June 5, 2018 gig in Tel Aviv and refunding ticket holders.


Apple hit with lawsuit for deliberately slowing down older models of iPhone

Apple hit with lawsuit for deliberately slowing down older models of iPhone

The multi-national company says it was trying to help preserve battery life and avoid phones crashing, but some customers say it's a ploy to sell more phones. This week, Apple admitted that it throttled the performance of older iPhones and said the feature was meant to prolong the life of its products.


Jio launches Happy New Year 2018 plans-Check details

Jio launches Happy New Year 2018 plans-Check details

Though, this plan is only applicable for first-time rechargers. Under the new plans, users will get 1.2GB and 2GB 4G data respectively with a validity of 28 days. This plan is clearly an answer to Airtel 349 plan. Under the Rs 198 plan, users will get 1GB data per day along with unlimited voice calls, for a validity of 28 days.


Apple sued after admitting to slowing down older iPhones

Apple sued after admitting to slowing down older iPhones

Shortly thereafter, Apple was hit was a class-action lawsuit . Apple has admitted that, it is slowing down older iPhones to improve overall user experience and to offer better battery life. Is Apple doing this to force users to upgrade to newer iPhones? In a statement, Apple said, "Lithium-ion batteries become less capable of supplying peak current demands when in cold conditions, have a low battery charge or as they age over time, which can result in the device unexpectedly shutting down ...


Steam's Winter Sale is up!

Steam's Winter Sale is up!

Now Rs. 320 instead of the usual Rs. 479, it's 33 percent cheaper than what it costs outside of the Steam Winter Sale . Of course, there's way too many games in the sale to list all of them, but we can mention some of the biggest hitters. Valve is making a 33 percent discount for the Steam Controller , taking the price down to $33.49. The Steam Winter Sale offers will be available until Thursday, Jan.