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October 21, 2017
A study by Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology and India Meteorological Department revealed that in many parts of the country the ratio of harmful acid is increasing day by day in the” life-giving” rainfall, particularly in the last 10 years. Research of rainwater samples from different places of the country, such as Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Allahabad, Mohanbari (Assam) and Kodaikanal...
Chinese electronics company and smartphone maker, Xiaomi, announced today that it has developed its own processor, called Surge S1. The processor will be used in the Xiaomi Mi 5c  smartphone. With the announcement, Xiaomi becomes the fourth company after Samsung, Huawei and Apple to develop its own chip. Surge S1 was produced by Xiaomi's subsidiary, Pinecone, which was established in 2014 to develop processors for smartphones. Stunning features The new Xiaomi Surge S1 is a 64-bit octa-core SoC with four ARM   Cortex A53  cores           clocked at 2.2GHz and four other power efficient  ARM Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.4GHz. The new Xiaomi Surge S1 chipset also has a 32-bit DSP for better voice processing for calls,  and also dual microphones for noise reduction. The Xiaomi chip integrates 14bit dual ISP and  the company's own Surge ISP algorithm that claims to improve camera light sensitivity by  up to 150 percent, and the dual noise reduction algorithm also preserves detail in low light. This dynamic image processing results into 15 percent less power consumption. The Mi 5c features a 5.15 inch Full HD (1080p) display, 3GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt storage,   and dual SIM support. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Xiaomi’s MIUI 8 layer on top Xiaomi has said the phone will be upgradable to Android 7.1 Nougat, and the update will be seeded in March. It also packs a 2860mAh battery with fast charging support. On the camera front, the device sports a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera. At the front, it comes with an 8-megapixel camera.The fingerprint sensor is underneath the home button in the front. Xiaomi added that the whole process of creating the Surge S1 chipset has taken 28 months. The company also shared GeekBench 4.0 CPU multicore benchmark and GFXBench Manhattan off- screen benchmark, claiming that the Surge S1 beats the Qualcomm  ...
We’re taught in primary school that there are seven continents exist on the globe: Asia, Africa, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. However, some geologists do believe that Europe and Asia are into a supercontinent, known as Eurasia. But according to a new study, a team of New Zealand geologists have identified a new concealed underwater continent...
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI), on Thursday launched the 2017 version of the Activa 125 with a host of genuine updates. The new Activa 125 is the first automatic scooter to meet both Bharat Stage-IV emission norms and Automatic Head Lamp On (AHO) as well as LED position lights, according to Indian arm of Japanese two...
Taiwanese phone maker HTC Corporation on Thursday (February 9) has officially launched, its new water, splash and dust resistant smartphone “HTC 10 Evo” in India at a price of Rs 48,990. The smartphone, HTC 10 Evo is the same as the HTC Bolt, which was the company first unveiled in the USA in November last year and was first...
German luxury car manufacturer, Audi has launched the facelifted version of its A3 Cabriolet sedan in India with a starting price of Rs 47.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company confirmed that the all Audi dealerships across the country have already started taking bookings as the model will go be on sale in the next few days. The four-seat convertible,...
Netflix is huge in the overseas market. But it has recently been evoked in the Indian market.  The subscription-based streaming channel/app/service has built a name for itself for its bold and original content such as House of Cards and Stranger Things. By adding to the list of its original content it has invested about $6 millions in 2017. It has...
Apple has always been striving to bring the best of technology to the people. Last year at Apple Conference in 2016 Apple did just that. Apple launched wireless headphones called AirPods. The AirPods are available all over the world and in India cost a 15,000 rupees. They have to be brought independently and are not sold with the Iphone. The AirPods...
A team led by the Astronomers have discovered a stray black hole is lurking in the corner of our Milky Way galaxy, while the scientists in Japan examining a molecular cloud with enigmatic motion. Though it is difficult to find black holes as even light can’t escape them that they are completely black. But in some times black holes...
The South-Korean giant, Samsung was expected to launch the flagship phone Galaxy S8 at the upcoming annual technology trade show Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in Barcelona, however we know that is not happening. The launch is officially planned for March 29th in New York City and make it available for purchase on April 21, and we already know...