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Sci-tech Karbonn Launches Titanium Jumbo For Rs 6490
Author: 0 Karbonn Launches Titanium Jumbo For Rs 6490

The device has been launched in two color variants - Black and Champagne and is available for purchase all over the country. The company has priced Titanium Jumbo at Rs 7,490, though Karbonn did mention that the smartphone will be launched at Rs 6,490 after a discount of Rs 1,000.

Sci-tech Ukraine cyber police chief says Ukraine hit by 'Badrabbit' malware
Author: 0 Ukraine cyber police chief says Ukraine hit by 'Badrabbit' malware

Another Petya variant known as NotPetya , was responsible for a global cyber-attack in June 2017 that also initially started with attacks against the Ukraine. "However we can not confirm it is related to [NotPetya]". The top executive, however, did not provide evidence to back his claims. In May, the "WannaCry" ransomware attack forced hospitals, factories and businesses around the world to shut down because they could not access critical computer systems.

Sci-tech A Holdout Just Joined The Paris Climate Agreement
Author: 0 A Holdout Just Joined The Paris Climate Agreement

Yesterday, Reuters reported that the Latin American government had issued an official statement confirming it now planned to sign up to the Paris Agreement. "It is time for Nicaragua to sign the Paris agreement", said Rosario Murillo, Nicaragua's vice president, as quoted by The Guardian. Whereas Nicaragua, a nation believed to be at particular risk from climate change, strives to pursue green energy initiatives, producing more than 50 percent of its electricity from geothermal, wind, ...

Sci-tech Nokia to launch new device in India on October 31st
Author: 0 Nokia to launch new device in India on October 31st

It has been reported that more than 1,20,000 registrations have been made for the device on JD.com while Suning receiving over 30,000 registrations. To quickly recap, the Nokia 7 features a 5.2-inch 1080p LCD display, a 16-megapixel rear camera, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The Nokia 7's standout feature is its "dual-sight" technology, which lets you take pictures and videos using the front and rear cameras simultaneously.

Sci-tech Hitman: Game of the Year Edition Announced
Author: 0 Hitman: Game of the Year Edition Announced

Unfortunately, these new missions will not take place in new locations, but the existing settings of Bangkok, Sapienza, Colorado, and Hokkaido have been redesigned to offer new "new gameplay opportunities, disguises, characters, challenges, gameplay mechanics, AI behaviour and HUD elements".

Sci-tech Xbox One's First Original Xbox Backwards Compatible Games Now Available
Author: 0 Xbox One's First Original Xbox Backwards Compatible Games Now Available

After a long wait, Microsoft has finally introduced backwards compatibility support for original Xbox games on Xbox One . These are still the same games you remember playing, but a bit better. Xbox fans in Germany , France , and the United Kingdom can also enjoy events themed for the Xbox One X launch. There will also be no Achievements for Original Xbox games because this functionality was also not originally available.

Author: 0 Pay with Google rolled out to speed up online checkout

Google introduced a way to pay on mobile devices that brings together payment options in a single location, making transactions quicker for both mobile users and retailers, according to a blog post by the company . "We are starting with Chrome but plan to bring this experience to other browsers as well", he added. Among the apps supporting Google payments are Instacart, Kayak, and Wish, along with others like Dice in the United Kingdom and iFood in Brazil.

Sci-tech Tom Hardy's Venom movie officially begins production
Author: 0 Tom Hardy's Venom movie officially begins production

Hardy stars as Eddie Brock, who, in the Marvel comics, was a journalist and acquaintance of Peter Parker. Topher Grace first starred as Eddie Brock/Venom in 2007's Spider-Man 3, the most derided of Sam Raimi's Spider-Man movies and the film that kicked the franchise down a spiral of reboots until it finally hit gold again with Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Sci-tech Rockstar Reveals Why There Is No GTA 5 Story DLC
Author: 0 Rockstar Reveals Why There Is No GTA 5 Story DLC

Players have wondered for years what happened to the GTA 5 story DLC that developer Rockstar Games had been looking into at one point. That's just spitballing, of course, as it's really up to Rockstar however it goes. With that, there's always the possibility of special cross-over events to get players excited about Red Dead , or even the possibility of unlocking items for play in either game, like special hats or weapons.

Sci-tech LEGO Dimensions Hits The Bricks: No New Expansions
Author: 0 LEGO Dimensions Hits The Bricks: No New Expansions

Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The Lego Group would like to thank fans for their ongoing support of Lego Dimensions ", said the company in its statement. Warner Bros has officially announced that development on Lego Dimensions is over. Year three would have reportedly reintroduced a storyline featuring series villain Lord Vortech, a Minecraft expansion, and a potential Doctor Who pack.

Sci-tech Ancient stone gates spied on Google Earth have experts confused
Author: 0 Ancient stone gates spied on Google Earth have experts confused

The discovery was made using satellite imagery, and the researchers used their birds-eye view to identify almost 400 of the gates in the same area. The stone structures were erected between 2,000 and 9,000 years ago. The gates "appear to be the oldest man-made structures in the landscape". Although their use is still unclear, the university said there are nearly 400 of these stone gates that Kennedy found.

Sci-tech Stephen Hawking's expanding universes thesis breaks the internet
Author: 0 Stephen Hawking's expanding universes thesis breaks the internet

The author explored existing theories of gravitation, the dynamics of a universe that was at once expanding, homogenous and isotropic, and also the inevitability of singularities in very general conditions. Dr Cadwallader added she hoped it would be a "great example for academics writing their theses now that maybe in 51 years' time they'll be having theirs still read".

Author: 0 Apple and Samsung - Once again in the folds of litigation

A USA judge orders a new trial between Samsung (OTC:SSNLF, OTC:SSNNF) and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) to determine how much Samsung owes for copying the iPhone's appearance. The U.S. Supreme Court then heard the case years later and unanimously agreed to decrease the penalty to roughly $400 million by limiting the scope of the judgement.

Sci-tech The 2018 Ford Mustang GT gets a new Level 2 Performance Pack
Author: 0 The 2018 Ford Mustang GT gets a new Level 2 Performance Pack

Not only does it have more power than the outgoing model , it's more fuel efficient than before. The only visual cues on a vehicle outfitted with the new Performance Pack Level 2 are black detailing on the splitter and spoiler, the tire spat on the back edge of the rear wheel wells and the 10-spoke Dark Tarnish wheels, which are exclusive.

Sci-tech Gears of War 4 October update brings final 2 maps
Author: 0 Gears of War 4 October update brings final 2 maps

The first new map is Fuel Depot, from the original Gears of War , which provides open space for sniper battles and a cluttered warehouse for shotgun duels. Finally, this update helps prepare for the enhancements for playing on the Xbox One X if you plan on buying one when it is released. This means all Gears of War 4 players will receive the bonus on the 10 original maps, and Season Pass holders will receive the bonus on every map.

Author: 0 Reliance Jio Tariff Hike Boosts Telecom Stocks, Airtel Shares Hit Rs 500

Shares of telecom companies surged on Monday on the back of news that Reliance Industries Ltd's Jio raised tariffs last week. TTSL's shares too were up by 4.86% at Rs 6.47 a piece. Bharti Airtel rises as much as 2.4 pct to highest in over eight years. Jio's entry had sparked cutthroat competition in telecoms sector , eroding profitability.

Sci-tech Velcom starts selling Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A
Author: 0 Velcom starts selling Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A

The current rumors hint that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 might be launched on November 11 in China that is before the Single's day in the country. One of the most highly anticipated smartphones in the lineup is the Redmi Note 5 , the successor of the bestselling Redmi Note 4 .