December, 2018


Vivo Y81i with notch display launched in India

Vivo has launched new variant in its Y Series flagship devices named Vivo Y81i. The smartphone has been awaited to be unveiled in an event, although the company has launched the smartphone silently in offline market. Vivo Y81i with notch display launched in India fir a price of Rs 8,490 Vivo Y81i competes with Xiaomi’s Redmi 6A and Redmi 6 and it packs the MediaTek’s Helio A22 SoC. The smartphone comes in a lone variant 2GB RAM and 16GB storage. The 6.22-inch FullView display Vivo Vivo Y81i arrives with faceRead More

All vehicles to be fitted with High Security Number Plates from April 1

All motor vehicles will come fitted with tamper-proof high-security registration plates (HSRPs) from April 1 to protect against counterfeiting, Parliament was informed Thursday. “The ministry has notified … mandating that HSRP including the third registration mark, wherever required, shall be supplied by vehicle manufacturers along with the vehicle manufactured on or after April 1, 2019 to their dealers,” Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari told Lok Sabha in a written reply. Gadkari said the proposal to amend the concerned rule in Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 and revision of the HSRP Order,Read More

Reliance Jio GigaFiber Previewoffer details

Reliance Jio introduced its JioGigaFiber broadband service in India six months ago, initial registration to which started in August. The telecom operator is now offering data benefits through its JioGigaFiber Preview offer on its website, thus providing users the option to avail high-speed data connection for three months, all that for free. JioGigaFiber Preview offer will offer customers a free broadband connection that operates at 100Mbps and can be availed free-of-cost for the first three months. During the course of these three months, users will get to use a maximumRead More

This VR system can help improve cancer treatment

London: Cambridge scientists have built a virtual reality (VR) 3D model of cancer that allows viewers to ‘fly’ through tumour cells, observing every detail from different angles. The advance paves the way for better understanding cancer, and developing new treatments for it. The tumour sample, taken from a patient, can be studied in detail and from all angles, with each individual cell mapped. “No-one has examined the geography of a tumour in this level of detail before; it is a new way of looking at cancer,” Greg Hannon, director ofRead More

Aadhaar 2018 Updates: How the twists and turns in 12-digit unique ID unfolded

New Delhi: Aadhaar, India’s extraordinary attempt to give every citizen a biometric identity, is set for a massive revamp with new offline verification tools and non-intrusive ways for people seeking to voluntarily use the 12-digit unique number for new bank accounts and mobile connections. After twists and turns in 2018, led by the landmark Supreme Court ruling on the constitutional validity of Aadhaar, the UIDAI’s efforts around offline modes like eAadhaar and QR code that can leverage the unique ID without any access to biometrics or even revealing the 12-digitRead More

Airtel introduces Rs 169 prepaid plan, offers 1GB daily

Airtel has introduced the new Rs 169 recharge plan for its prepaid users. As part of the new plan, users will get 1GB daily data along with 100 national SMS per day. Additionally, customers will get unlimited national voice calls. The plan comes with a validity of 28 days and is already live on the company’s website for the users. Airtel’s Rs 169 plan offers unlimited national calls only. Also, while Vodafone’s plan limits calls with an FUP of 250 minutes per day and 1,000 minutes a week, Airtel RsRead More