Author: Subojit Aich

Hacker Dumps Nearly 1 Billion User Records From 44 Companies: Report

April 18, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS The hacker has reportedly been releasing dumps in rounds The latest, round five, had 65.5 million records A total of 932 million user records have been dumped A serial hacker who goes by the name of Gnosticplayers has released another 65.5 million records of users last week taking his grand total of 932 million […]

Read More

Intel 8th Gen vPro CPUs for Thin and Light Business Laptops Announced; HP Refreshes ZBook, EliteBook Models

April 18, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS Intel’s vPro features allow for added security and manageability The new processors are based on the 8th Gen Whiskey Lake architecture HP is the first to announce new models using these new processors Intel has announced new vPro-enabled 15W CPUs based on its 8th Gen ‘Whiskey Lake’ architecture for thin and light business laptops. The […]

Read More

Facebook Will Clarify its Terms and Conditions on Data Use Amid Rising Calls for Penalties

April 13, 2019

Given the ongoing controversies relating to how Facebook user data has been used and misused by various groups – particularly those with political affiliations – Facebook is coming under increasing pressure to better outline exactly how it uses such insights, while others are also calling for the company to be held accountable for the content […]

Read More

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G Plagued by Faulty Network Switching, Users Complain of Data Shutdown Issue

April 13, 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G reportedly won’t keep data connection intact when 5G network is not available HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is facing issue switching between 4G and 5G Instead of connecting to available 4G signal, data connection is severed Users reportedly forced to reboot phone to get back data connectivity Samsung Galaxy S10 5G […]

Read More

Understanding Pail Filling Equipment

April 12, 2019

When manufacturing products for distribution, it is imperative to streamline the creation process in order to churn out as much product as possible. In many industries where the product is actually some form of liquid, pail filling equipment becomes one of the most important parts of the packaging process. Function As the name implies, filling […]

Read More

Qualcomm CFO George Davis Departs for Intel

April 4, 2019

Qualcomm’s chief financial officer, George Davis, has left the company to become finance chief at rival Intel, the two companies said on Tuesday. Davis had been the mobile chip supplier’s finance chief since 2013 and also served on the executive committee of the company’s board of directors. Qualcomm said it appointed David Wise, a longtime veteran […]

Read More

Realme Phones Android Pie-Based ColorOS 6.0 Update Delayed Till June

April 4, 2019

Realme 2 Pro was launched last year HIGHLIGHTS Realme phones were expected to receive the anticipated Android Pie update in Q1 2019. However, that didn’t happen, and now the company has announced a new timeline for Android Pie-based Color OS 6.0 for its Realme phones. The company says that all of Realme phones will receive […]

Read More

Canada province to ban mobile phones in public classrooms

March 13, 2019

Canada’s most populous province will ban mobile phones in classrooms next year. Ontario’s education Minister Lisa Thompson announced the new policy on Tuesday, after a year of consultations. The ban would apply during LL instructional time, but there would be exceptions for teachers who want to use them as part of a lesson plan, students […]

Read More

How Much Could ‘Facebook Pay’ Push Up the Stock in 2019

March 13, 2019

Facebook’s (FB – Get Report) next growth driver is Instagram, right? Right. But there could be another driver, and that’s payments. Facebook, whose core platform has decelerated in the past year or so, has found new growth drivers. The stock has come back to life since falling to its 52-week low of $123 in the […]

Read More

Game Writer Chris Avellone Finishes Work On Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order

March 2, 2019

Avellone is known as the writer behind several story-driven video games, including one of the most popular Star Wars titles ever made: Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords. His more recent work includes Divinity: Original Sin II, Prey, and Into the Breach–the first of which made our top 10 games of 2017 list and the latter of […]

Read More