• Micromax ties up with BSNL to launch 4G VoLTE phone Bharat-1
Micromax ties up with BSNL to launch 4G VoLTE phone Bharat-1

This 4G feature phone will be available starting from October 20. As reported earlier, the Bharat 1 handset is a dual-SIM handset and comes bundled with a BSNL SIM card and a suite of services from BSNL . 3,364 in the first year, compared to Rs. 3,336 on Jio Phone . Having said that, the Micromax Bharat 1 4G VoLTE Feature Phone will compe...

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  • Facebook now lets you order food without leaving Facebook
Facebook now lets you order food without leaving Facebook

Facebook has been testing out this functionality since previous year with select partners and now they are ready to go. Now with the new Order Food button, users will be able to order food from their favorite restaurants with a click of a button.

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  • A Hole the Size of Maine Just Opened in Antartica's Sea Ice
A Hole the Size of Maine Just Opened in Antartica's Sea Ice

A massive hole about the size of Lake Superior has opened up in Antarctica's ice pack and scientists are trying to figure out what's behind the phenomenon. Meanwhile, as stated in the Earther , another team from the Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany assumes that the reoccurrence of the hole confirms their climate variability mo...

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  • Tesla recalling 11000 Model X SUVs over rear seats issue
Tesla recalling 11000 Model X SUVs over rear seats issue

Tesla is taking a proactive action to ensure the safety of some of Model X owners who may need an adjustment to their second row seat. National Road Traffic Security Administration, Tesla Model X has achieved good grades in independently conducted security tests, but test result indicated that some cables in rear seats should be adjusted.

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  • Your Amazon Alexa device can finally tell different voices apart
Your Amazon Alexa device can finally tell different voices apart

However, Google added the ability to detect different voices to its own Google Home speaker back this April, so Amazon is simply playing catch up. Alexa will recognize their voice without you having to manually switch between profiles, or tell Alexa who you are. The voice recognition feature of Amazon Alexa support shopping, messaging, A...

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  • Overwatch Halloween Terror returns, ends November 1
Overwatch Halloween Terror returns, ends November 1

We have to say that the new skins and items for Halloween this year are looking pretty awesome, so do check it out in the launch trailer above. Overwatch players on PS4, Xbox One and PC don't have long to wait until the start of the games next event, as the countdown until the start of the Overwatch Halloween 2017 event is now on.

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  • 11-year-old Utah girl learns her adoption is final
11-year-old Utah girl learns her adoption is final

Alexander, who teaches at American Heritage of South Jordan in the United States, explained she knew the family who were in the process of adopting their three foster children, all of whom attended her school. "I just grabbed her and I just said 'Honey, oh baby have you heard the news?' And she said 'What?' And I said 'You get your family". Tanna...

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  • Interesting Xiaomi Mi MiX 2 Features
Interesting Xiaomi Mi MiX 2 Features

In the short term, however, Xiaomi which is the No 2 smartphone brand in India by volumes, would look at gaining share from rivals in the market, on the back of its Mi and Redmi range of devices with high quality and specifications but priced at half the prevalent market rates.

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  • Pence says NASA will put people on the moon again
Pence says NASA will put people on the moon again

Vice President Mike Pence delivers opening remarks during the National Space Council's first meeting on October 5, 2017 at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Perhaps Pence will elaborate on this issue during the first space council meeting , which begins at 10am ET Thursday. "America must be as dominant in space as we ar...

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  • Google announces Home Mini and Home Max
Google announces Home Mini and Home Max

We'll see those two go head-to-head later this year, but for now, keep it here at SlashGear for more from Google's Pixel 2 event! The Pixel 2 is available in color options of, basically, just black, kinda blue, and clearly white. There's no hard specs on the battery yet, but Google is promising "up to 10 hours" on a single charge. Apart f...

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  • Instagram Stories Get Poll Stickers
Instagram Stories Get Poll Stickers

Not only will you see how many votes each option received, but you'll also see who voted and what option they chose. Polls could make Instagram Stories more interactive instead of something you rapidly fast-forward through. A great addition to Instagram Stories or just another tactic to get us users addicted to social media? Instagram is also b...

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  • Carmakers report strong sales for September
Carmakers report strong sales for September

They now have a United States dollars 40 price target on the stock. Analysts have not ignored the recent trading for the stock and have since made their opinions very clear on what the stock could do. The company recently declared a dividend that was paid on Fri Sep 1, 2017. Banque Pictet Cie invested in 0.6% or 379,771 shares. The ex-dividend date...

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  • They proved Einstein right and won the 2017 Physics Nobel Prize
They proved Einstein right and won the 2017 Physics Nobel Prize

The German-born Mr Weiss was awarded half of the nine-million-kronor (£834,000) prize amount and Mr Thorne and Mr Barish will split the other half. Two US-based instruments working in unison, called the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, detected the first waves caused by colliding black holes.

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  • Google is touting 4Chan threads which incorrectly name the Las Vegas shooter
Google is touting 4Chan threads which incorrectly name the Las Vegas shooter

Google changed its algorithms in October 2014 so that non-journalistic sites could still be included in the "in the news" section. The false content on 4chan about the mass murderer was "quickly picked up and magnified by The Gateway Pundit, a far-right website that has repeatedly misidentified attackers and continues to promote debunked conspi...

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  • Google Drops Requirement For News Publishers To Offer Free Content Clicks
Google Drops Requirement For News Publishers To Offer Free Content Clicks

While Google believed that free samples would encourage users to subscribe to their favourite news sites, this hasn't been the case and large media companies have argued against the company's policy. Google is also planning to leverage its machine-learning capabilities to help publishers "recognize potential subscribers and present the right o...

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  • Canada taps Netflix amid review of TV, arts policy in online era
Canada taps Netflix amid review of TV, arts policy in online era

The government said it was seeking agreements with other digital players to invest similarly in the creation and distribution of Canadian content. Online TV provider and program creator Netflix agreed a deal with the Canadian Government Thursday, to create and produce content in the country.

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  • Airports Worldwide See Delays After Booking System Crash
Airports Worldwide See Delays After Booking System Crash

London's Gatwick Airport blamed Altea, a passenger management system that underpins booking systems and is made by Spanish software company Amadeus, for the problems. The airport said a few airlines were affected by the outage, but thankfully no long-term issues were created as it only lasted a few minutes. A spokesman for Gatwick airport said ju...

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  • Pixel 2 XL Features Stereo Speakers, Music Recognition and Portrait Mode
Pixel 2 XL Features Stereo Speakers, Music Recognition and Portrait Mode

We should expect this team, which is now in-house, to continue to develop the Pixel series moving on from here. The smartphone will be available in different color options: white, blue and black. The next rumored feature for the Pixel 2 smartphones is what's now being called as " Music Recognition ". This new Pixel launcher was actually fir...

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  • Apple's iPhone 8 Plus Apparently Costs $295 To Make
Apple's iPhone 8 Plus Apparently Costs $295 To Make

Moreover, the screen screens with True Tone display technology and the mechanical enclosures of the iPhone 8 were some of the most pricey components. "Based on these investments, we expect improvements not only in the optics in the dual camera module, but also in computationally intensive requirements of the portrait lighting capture feature th...

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  • Merkel and Schultz close campaigns as German election looms
Merkel and Schultz close campaigns as German election looms

Polls now show that Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party - with its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU) - will be the largest party after the Bundestag election on 24 September, but they will fall short of a majority.

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  • Bose unveils QC35 II wireless headphones with Google Assistant
Bose unveils QC35 II wireless headphones with Google Assistant

In other words, you've got everything from the original QuietComfort 35s, plus access to Google Assistant. This is an "exclusive experience" and first integration of the Assistant into headphones, so you should expect other headphones makers to join the party before long.

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  • IPhone X To Affect iPhone 8 Sales
IPhone X To Affect iPhone 8 Sales

The reason for this is the 8's glass design , instead of aluminum, like it was the case for 7. Both will be available in stores from 30 September. Viewed front-on the differences are enormous, with the iPhone X having nearly no bezel around its screen, with just a small notch at the top to house important sensors and the front-facing camera...

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  • TRAI Slashes Call Connect Charge to 6 Paise Per Minute
TRAI Slashes Call Connect Charge to 6 Paise Per Minute

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) today announced slashing of the interconnection usage charge (IUC), paid by an operator for termination of mobile call on a rival network, to 6 paise a minute from the current 14 paise. The existing operators have already been struggling because of the lowered revenue after huge cut downs in the prices ...

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  • How to Watch Texans-Bengals NFL Thursday Night Football Live Stream Online
How to Watch Texans-Bengals NFL Thursday Night Football Live Stream Online

The Bengals ran the ball 24 times for 82 yards, for an average of 3.4 yards per carry. Houston is also 1-5 ATS in their last six versus the AFC and 0-7 ATS in their last seven Thursday games. Still, Dalton's history tells us this is unlikely to become a trend. "I didn't see him step out". That being said, his touchdown displayed the trademark...

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  • Xiaomi launches Mi Notebook Pro with Windows 10 and 15.6-Inch display
Xiaomi launches Mi Notebook Pro with Windows 10 and 15.6-Inch display

The Mi Notebook Pro is a good-looking device with magnesium alloy chassis. Other than the screen, the hardware inside the Mi Notebook Pro seems very impressive. Although overall smaller than the iPhone 7 Plus , the Mi Note 3 comes with a generous 3500mAh battery, not to mention 6 whopping gigs of RAM and up to 128GB internal storage.

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