Ajay Kadkol

Why did a user switch from an iPhone 6 plus to a OnePlus 3? Here’s the story

Why did a user switch from an iPhone 6 Plus to a OnePlus 3? Here’s the story

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 25, 2016 09:44 PM EDT

After months of Apple rumours, news about the Apple iPhone 7 models are finally beginning to clear and today we have the first solid evidence from a credible source which claims that there are not two, but three iPhone 7 models planned this year. While earlier rumours and analyst claims pointed to the presence of just an iPhone 7 and an iPhone 7 Plus, there was news and images of another iPhone 7 Pro model, which was expected to pack in a dual camera module as well. Today’s new iPhone 7 leak from nowhereelse.fr adds to the mess of rumours and comes after the recent price leak, which hinted at the presence of not two but three iPhone 7 models.

Why you should update to the latest versions of Apple operating systems ASAP?

Why you should update to the latest versions of Apple operating systems ASAP?

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 25, 2016 09:43 PM EDT

A Cisco researcher has highlighted vulnerabilities in iOS, OS X, tvOS, and watchOS. These operating systems are said to be vulnerable to malware that's been embedded in an image file. The malware, which can allegedly run undetected, allows the attacker to achieve remote code execution on the infected system.Cisco Talos' Tyler Bohan said that users could receive the file via MMS or email, or even be exposed to it when it's placed on a malicious webpage. The remote code execution vulnerabilities were found in the way Apple operating systems access image data using APIs - specifically, Apple Core Graphics API, Scene Kit, and Image I/O.

Facebook connectivity lab ‘Aquila Aircraft’ takes flight!

Facebook connectivity lab ‘Aquila Aircraft’ takes flight!

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:43 PM EDT

Nearly one year ago, Facebook announced that its Aquila high-altitude, long-endurance aircraft was ready for flight testing, and the social network took the next step Thursday.Global head of engineering and infrastructure Jay Parikh announced in a Newsroom post that the first full-scale test flight of Aquila was a success.Aquila is one of the projects spearheaded by Facebook Connectivity Lab to further Internet.org’s mission of connecting everyone in the world to the Internet. Parikh described it as follows:

Apple’s Watch 2: Latest Release Date, Specs and Features

Apple’s Watch 2: Latest Release Date, Specs and Features

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:41 PM EDT

Apart from the highly anticipated Apple Watch 2 release date, tech junkies are excited to know what noteworthy features the new smart watch will have. Rumors have been rife that Apple fans are disappointed to see a lack of any aesthetic change in the wearable device. Given this, Apple might have something up their sleeve to surprise their loyal fans.

HP Elite X3 officially starts at $699 in the US, to be available at the end of July

HP Elite X3 officially starts at $699 in the US, to be available at the end of July

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:38 PM EDT

HP has finally decided to unveil its official pricing for the Elite x3 Windows 10 smartphone in the US. Not long ago we brought you the news that the phone would cost $799, but as it turns out that's for a bundle-type deal and not just the handset itself.

Meizu MX6 is now confirmed with a 5.5’’ screen and Helio X20

Meizu MX6 is now confirmed with a 5.5’’ screen and Helio X20

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:31 PM EDT

Meizu MX6 was made official today at a dedicated event in Beijing. The phone leaked numerous times in the past few weeks, so we knew pretty much everything, but at least we can now confirm its specs.The MX6 bets on the metal unibody (7.25mm thick), and uses the refined antenna bands we saw on the Meizu Pro 6. As expected, the MX6 has a 5.5" Sharp-made display of 1080p resolution, covered with a 2.5D glass to boost its looks.

ZOPO Speed 8: Specs, Price and Release Date

ZOPO Speed 8: Specs, Price and Release Date

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:28 PM EDT

The ZOPO Speed 8 is now available for purchase in India. The device carries a price tag of INR 29,999 in the country, which translates into around $445 at current exchange rates. It's available through both online and offline channels, while color options include black and white.

Huawei Maimang 5: Specs, Features and Release Date

Huawei Maimang 5: Specs, Features and Release Date

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:28 PM EDT

As scheduled, the Huawei Maimang 5 - which was made official last week with SD625 SoC, 5.5-inch full HD display, 16MP camera, and 3,340 mAh battery - is now officially available for purchase in China.The device, as you might already know, comes in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants. As for price, the former carries a tag of RMB 2,399 (around $360), while the latter costs RMB 2,599 (around $390).There is still no word on if and when the phone will be officially available for purchase in international markets, although if it does, it might carry a 'G9' moniker.

Apple’s new operating system is out in its Second Beta version!

Apple’s new operating system is out in its Second Beta version!

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:28 PM EDT

Now when it comes to Apple, there’s always that excitement while we write speaking about Apple and what they do, how different is it from the rest? But off late, post WWDC it’s always been those gloomy approach due to lack of anything new from Apple apart for those new (maybe?) exciting features that they showcased at the WWDC? We might actually debate that. The problem is that we believe that Apple nowadays want to rush things just like anybody else and rather not spend time to actually innovate something new that would actually excite the listener.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: The Iris Scanner and the new TouchWiz we now know!

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: The Iris Scanner and the new TouchWiz we now know!

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:28 PM EDT

It's no secret that one of the main new features of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will be its advanced iris scanner. A new video shows how fast it unlocks the device, shows the updated TouchWiz "Grace UX," and confirms its 4 GB of RAM.Samsung is reportedly planning to have five million the Galaxy Note 7 units manufactured and ready to ship on the same day it unveils and releases the device at a press event on Aug. 2. The company has already received FCC approval for its next-gen Note, further implying a release is in the very near future.

NVidia announces Pascal variant “Titan X”.

NVidia announces Pascal variant “Titan X”.

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:09 PM EDT

Nvidia this week unveiled a new, super powerful Titan X graphics card.Boasting 12 billion transistors, 3,584 CUDA cores at 1.53GHz (up from 3,072 cores at 1.08GHz in the previous Titan X), 12GB of GDDR5X memory, and more than 10 teraflops of computing performance, the $1,200 GPU began with a bet."Brian Kelleher, our top hardware engineer, bet our CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang, we could get more than 10 teraflops of computing performance from a single chip," Nvidia said in a blog post. "Jen-Hsun thought it was crazy."Well, we did it" the company announced. "The result is crazy. And, as of today, Jen-Hsun now owes Brian a dollar."

What’s happening with Pokémon: GO? A whole new phenomenon!

What’s happening with Pokémon: GO? A whole new phenomenon!

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:04 PM EDT

Google unwittingly planted the seed for "Pokémon: GO" two years ago in one of the many April Fools' Day jokes the internet company is famous for. In a mischievous 2014 post, Google announced a new training tool, created in conjunction with Pokémon and Nintendo, for hunting Pokémon using Google Maps. Its goal, the company said, was to hire the world's best Pokémon Master - because it valued technically savvy risk takers who can "navigate through tall grass to capture wild creatures."

What’s new in WhatsApp? Here’s new features you’d use right away!

What’s new in WhatsApp? Here’s new features you’d use right away!

By Ajay Kadkol - Jul 22, 2016 08:03 PM EDT

WhatsApp post-acquisition by Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook has seen a quick makeover right from making it free for everyone to bringing new features just like that! In the past few years, WhatsApp has emerged as almost the most important mode of communication in several countries around the globe.

LeEco set to hit the US markets later this year

LeEco set to hit the US markets later this year

By Ajay Kadkol - Jun 23, 2016 12:03 PM EDT

LeEco is a force to reckon with in the Indian and Chinese markets thanks to its feature rich budget and mid-ranged offerings. What makes it different from other companies is the fact that it offers content to the customers in addition to hardware. It seems like the company's ambitions don't end with India as LeEco has just announced its intentions to set up base in the U.S. markets, starting later this year (Q4 2016).

Five reasons to game on Windows 10

Five reasons to game on Windows 10

By Ajay Kadkol - Jun 23, 2016 12:03 PM EDT

The Xbox Anywhere initiative is the best reason yet for gamers to upgrade to Microsoft's new operating system. At E3 last week, Microsoft announced its Xbox Anywhere initiative, its shift towards a unified Xbox ecosystem that would exist across the company's console, PC, mobile and tablet platforms.

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