It’s time for PC game demos to make a comeback

  I’ve been privately lamenting the lack of PC game demos lately. There was a time when demos were commonplace: a chunk of a brand new game you could try out for free before you bought the full game. Demos gave us a chance not only see what a game had to offer and whether […]

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Tivoli Audio Model One Digital review: Big sound from a small footprint

  If you looked at Como Audio’s Duetto tabletop radio and couldn’t swallow its $399 price tag, Tivoli Audio’s Model One Digital sounds about as good and costs $100 less. The Tivoli lacks a number of features compared to its competitor, but you might not miss them. Like the Duetto, the Model One Digital is […]

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Amazon Dash Wand review: A home shopping device made for a not-too-distant future

  Amazon will sell you groceries, one way or another. Case in point: The day before it announced plans to buy Whole Foods for a cool $13.7 billion, it released Amazon Dash Wand, a small Alexa-powered gadget that will likely be just as integral to the company’s produce push. Amazon’s new scanning stick is Jeff […]

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For those who made it in previous years, a shot at a new life

  “Kismat achhi thi, isiliye itna achha college mil gaya, nahin toh mein kaha padh paati.” Ashu, a third-year BA programme student at JMC College, is fully aware of the arduous journey she’s had to undertake. “But apart from luck, had I not played handball or other sports at school, I would have never known […]

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The SambaCry scare gives Linux users a taste of WannaCry-Petya problems

  The SambaCry vulnerability is to Linux what WannaCry and Petya are to Windows: big security threats.  Linux users are immune to most vulnerabilities and malware outbreaks that affect Windows users. But the recent discovery of a vulnerability in Samba (dubbed SambaCry) brought them back to reality. The vulnerability has since been fixed, but the […]

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Nokia Feature Phone Lineup to Get a New Addition Soon, Certification Site Tips

  HIGHLIGHTS A new leak points to another Nokia feature phone Images of the phone were spotted by TENAA The feature phone goes by the model number TA-1017 The reincarnation of the Nokia 3310 was met with adulation and nostalgia across the globe. The feature phone launch reignited hopes for the dying category in the market, and […]


Amazon, Apple, Google And Other Tech Stocks Did Not Crash: Just A Glitch

  Share prices for Apple, Google parent company Alphabet, Amazon, and Microsoft all appeared at $123.47, which would’ve marked a whopping crash if it were true. Amazon’s opening price, for instance, is $972.79 per share — it’s a long way down to $123.47 and would’ve been catastrophic. For Amazon, for instance, it would’ve marked a catastrophic drop from its opening […]


How BlackBerry (BBRY) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry

  One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is BlackBerry LimitedBBRY. This is because this security in the Wireless Non-US space is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity, and is in great company from a Zacks Industry Rank perspective. This is important because, often times, a rising tide will lift all […]

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LLB entrance exam format needs a makeover, make them like NEET or JEE

  Last Sunday, thousands of law aspirants appeared for the Delhi University LLB entrance exam. Interestingly, a week before the exam, the entire pattern for the examination was altered. This brings to attention the need for setting up proper guidelines and instructions for conducting law entrance examinations with clear guidelines to even regulate the cases […]


HTC U11 Review: A ‘Squeezable’ Smartphone Designed to Flaunt

  Quick Question: What’s common between an orange, a forearm exerciser and HTC’s new primo product called U11? Answer: You can squeeze all of them! Yes, that’s what HTC claims to be the U11’s UPS, “the squeezable smartphone”. PS: Sorry for the lame forearm exerciser joke! GIPHY Yes, the HTC U11 looks something out […]