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Airtel’s claim of fastest network under doubt after Speedtest flaw emerges

The company has cried foul over the claim by Airtel that it is 'The Fastest 4G Network Ever' citing a critical flaw in the Speedtest app. The post Airtel’s claim of fastest network under doubt after Speedtest flaw emerges appeared first on Tech.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Mar 20th, 2017

Under-screen fingerprint sensor unveiled

Qualcomm and Vivo show off a prototype phone that hides its fingerprint sensor beneath its display......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News36 min. ago

Kansas City Royals catcher knocked down by a collegiate killer softball pitch

The sport may be called 'softball,' but there's nothing soft about it.  University of Oklahoma softball pitcher Paige Parker proved that point after she was invited to throw the first pitch at a Kansas City Royals game on June 20. Parker hit the.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News44 min. ago

WEN hair loss scandal exposed dirty underbelly of personal care products

Researchers call for change after flood of complaints and $26M class-action settlement. Enlarge (credit: Getty | PeopleImages) The pharmacy in any corner drug store brims with carefully formulated, tested, and regulated drugs. But aisles packe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

Operation ‘Pirate On Demand’ Blocks Pirate IPTV Portals

A crackdown on groups that provide unauthorized IPTV services has continued today with the blocking of several portals. Operation 'Pirate On Demand' is being carried out by the Guardia di Finanza (GdF), a department under Italy's Minister of Economy.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

"John Wick" and "Mission: Impossible" actor Michael Nyqvist dead at 56

After a year-long battle with lung cancer, the family of Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist have confirmed that the 'John Wick' and 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' star has passed away. The post 'John Wick' and 'Mission: Impossible'.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Stud kitten is feelin" himself after getting a brand new sweater

A brand new outfit can do wonders for you mood. A new pair of shoes, or a cool hat instantly makes you feel like you can conquer the world.  A tabby kitten named Arlo, who may have been a bit down in the dumps, instantly perked up when his mom a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Donald Trump is going after Jeff Bezos but also seems a bit confused

It was just a matter of time until Donald Trump went after the far more successful Jeff Bezos.  On Wednesday morning, Trump sat down with various White House administrators and elected officials to figure out if Bezos' ownership of the Washingto.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Qualcomm’s New Fingerprint Sensors Work Under Glass, Metal, Water

There has been a lot of talk lately about the future of fingerprint sensors in phones. Specifically, we keep wondering who will be the first major manufacturer to put one under glass to help tighten up design. We thought it would be Samsung with the.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

The Guardian Backtracks On WhatsApp "Backdoor" Report

Five months after The Guardian published an investigative report, in which it found a "backdoor" in the Facebook-owned service, the publication is finally making amendments. The January report immediately stirred controversy among security experts, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 36 min. ago

Qualcomm, Vivo show off slow but convenient under-display fingerprint sensor

As home buttons disappear, fingerprint reader technology searches for a new home. Enlarge / THIS is actually the most accurate finger angle for the tall, skinny fingerprint reader. The problem is this is not really comfortable. (credit: Ron Am.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

A nasty legal battle is brewing around U.K. phone brand Vertu

There are fears a looming legal fight between Vertu's new and former owners may threaten the company's survival. The news comes after a controversial acquisition deal earlier this year. The post A nasty legal battle is brewing around U.K. phone brand.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 52 min. ago

‘John Wick’ actor Michael Nyqvist dead at 56 after battle with lung cancer

After a year-long battle with lung cancer, the family of Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist have confirmed that the 'John Wick' and 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' star has passed away. The post ‘John Wick’ actor Michael Nyqvist dead at 56 a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 52 min. ago

Vivo launches industry-first under display fingerprint sensor that can be placed anywhere on the screen

Vivo launched a Digital Signal Processing (DSP) solution for backlighting and night-time photography at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Shanghai. The post Vivo launches industry-first under display fingerprint sensor that can be placed anywh.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News3 hr. 36 min. ago

Contractors Lose Jobs After Hacking CIA"s In-House Vending Machines

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechRepublic: Today's vending machines are likely to be bolted to the floor or each other and are much more sophisticated -- possibly containing machine intelligence, and belonging to the Internet of Things (I.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 36 min. ago

j2 Global Completes $650M Fundraising Effort

Los Angeles-based j2 Global says it has completed its previously announced, $650M offering of senior unsecured notes, in a private placement, which nets the company $636.4M after expenses. j2 Global is using the new funds to pay off an existing credi.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News3 hr. 36 min. ago

Memory Speed Affects Gaming Performance; An Intel Question

”After running through all of the tests, it appears that what I previously thought was an easy and clear answer is in fact more complicated. With the evidence provided I can safely say that memory can play a large role in some games over a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

Salesforce introduces several Einstein AI tools for third-party developers

 Salesforce launched three AI tools for developers today at the TrailheaDX developer conference. These algorithms, which fall under the new Einstein Platform Services, enable third-party developers to add Einstein intelligence to applications bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 36 min. ago

OnePlus 5: Everything you need to know about the mid-range flagship

Updated 06/27/17: You can now buy an unlocked OnePlus 5 from the OnePlus site starting at $479. But before you buy, check out our review and updated FAQ below.The original flagship killer is back with, well, another flagship killer. After weeks of.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

Looming legal fight raises fears over luxury phone maker Vertu’s survival

There are fears a looming legal fight between Vertu's new and former owners may threaten the company's survival. The news comes after a controversial acquisition deal earlier this year. The post Looming legal fight raises fears over luxury phone make.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

This tuned Rolls-Royce Wraith looks ready for warfare in the Arctic

Professional skier Jon Olsson has built the Rolls-Royce Wraith of his dreams. Starting with a bone-stock car, he gave it a camouflage paint job, a roof rack held on with magnets, and massive upgrades under the hood. The post This tuned Rolls-Royce Wr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago