Category: Tech

Google Appoints Key Chip Designer From Apple

Google has hired John Bruno, a well-known chip designer from Apple who ran the silicon competitive analysis group at the Cupertino-based iPhone maker. According to The Information, Bruno has worked on series of iPhone chips since 2012. “The hiring is part of a brewing effort by Google to design its own chipsets for consumer devices

Android Mobiles Will Able to Capture 4K HDR Video

Qualcomm has just revealed the details of its new Snapdragon 845 mobile processor, which will show up in smartphones and laptops starting early next year. The Snapdragon 845 is the direct successor to 2017’s 835, which proved to be wildly popular for flagship Android smartphones. Like its predecessors, the 845 is not just a processor,

9 Biggest Features Google Maps Got in 2017

1 / 10 9 biggest features Google Maps got in 2017 Google Maps has emerged as the go-to tool for most of us while traveling. We rely on it not only to gauze traffic conditions on our route in our city, but it is also the SOS tool we turn to in complete unknown locations.

Google Assistant can now help troubleshoot Pixel 2 phones

Google Assistant can help you troubleshoot issues you might encounter on your phone, though the feature is only available for Pixel 2 users at the moment, according to Android Police. A user running Android Oreo 8.1’s developer preview asked Google Assistant why their phone wasn’t charging fully, and a troubleshooting feature jumped into gear. A battery health

Charge your iPhone even faster with iOS 11.2 and Qi wireless chargers

iOS 11.2 will support quicker charging for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X with Qi wireless charging accessories. First reported by Juli Clover at MacRumors, iOS 11.2 — which is still limited to developers and beta testers for the time being — will offer even faster wireless charging speeds with compatible 7.5W Qi standard chargers. The

Do social media threaten democracy

IN 1962 a British political scientist, Bernard Crick, published “In Defence of Politics”. He argued that the art of political horse-trading, far from being shabby, lets people of different beliefs live together in a peaceful, thriving society. In a liberal democracy, nobody gets exactly what he wants, but everyone broadly has the freedom to lead


Commuters using autorickshaws can now enjoy free Wi-Fi on board the three-wheeler vehicle when they book their rides using cab hailing app Ola. Commuters using autorickshaws can now enjoy free Wi-Fi on board the three-wheeler vehicle when they book their rides using cab hailing app Ola. The SoftBank-backed company today said it has piloted its

WhatsApp rolls out ‘delete for everyone’ feature

WhatsApp was earlier said to be testing the feature and was supposed to enable it remotely. Now it looks like the feature is live for a small group of users. WhatsApp has started to roll out its ‘delete for everyone’ feature for Android, iOS, and Windows users, according to a report in WABetaInfo. It will let people