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Google officially unveils $649 Pixel phone with unlimited storage; $129 Google Home

Google unveiled a new high-end smartphone, Pixel, on Tuesday. The phone starts at $649 and is available for preorder on Tuesday in the U.S., Canada, Germany and the U.K., the company said. Owners of the phone will get free unlimited

Lenovo K4 Note to Sport Dual Front Speakers, Says Company Ahead of Launch

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  Lenovo is leaving no stone unturned for its upcoming K4 Note phablet. After giving us a good glimpse at what to expect in the K4 Note, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has teased one more feature of the handset ahead

BoomStick makes your cheap Apple EarPods sound (almost) as good as Beats

We all have a bin full of disposable gadgets, stuff that seem valuable but we’ll never use again, like a wired computer mouse, a keyboard with missing keys, and a bunch of cords that hook up to who knows what.

Backspace Flaw Enables Linux Zero-Day Attack

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Researchers last week revealed a zero-day flaw that lets attackers take over a Linux system by pressing the backspace key repeatedly. Pressing backspace 17 to 20 times will overwrite the highest byte of the return address of the grub_memset() function,

Hackers Can Track Your Location On WhatsApp and Facebook

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There’s a big problem with the 4G mobile networks and the hackers are taking advantage of it. It seems that they can track someone’s location on Facebook and WhatsApp, by using anonymised identifiers with which the user is connecting to

Xiaomi Launches Ninebot mini Self-Balancing Scooter

Xiaomi on Monday launched its first two-wheeled, self-balancing, and battery-powered electric vehicle, named Ninebot mini. The Chinese company also announced a brand new Mi TV 3 alongside other products. The all new Ninebot mini scooter marks Xiaomi’s entry into the

Mercedez-Benz GLE luxury SUV comes to India

Mercedes-Benz has launched its new luxury sports utility vehicle, the GLE in India. The GLE, which succeeds the popular M-Class, is the company’s best selling SUV globally. It will be available in the 250d and 250d variants and will be

WhatsApp, Facebook iPhone apps get 3D Touch

WhatsApp, Facebook iPhone apps get 3D Touch

Social networking giant Facebook and its popular messaging app WhatsApp have added support for 3D Touch, the new iOS 9 feature on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. 3D Touch offers the ability to differentiate between types of touches and taps

The Best Free Antivirus Software for Windows

The Best Free Antivirus Software for Windows

If you have a Windows computer, you need anti-virus software. There always will be those who will insist that every virus attack is caused due to “user error” or because the person using the computer wasn’t careful enough. That statement

How to Use WhatsApp on a PC

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One of the limitations of WhatsApp is that you can only use it on your phone. If you are not carrying your phone, you’re stuck without WhatsApp. Well, not anymore. WhatsApp has rolled out WhatsApp Web that lets you use