Samsung launches folding phone, prices it nearly $2,000

The Galaxy Fold, unveiled at a San Francisco event, was also accompanied by S10 handsets that come in four versions that Samsung claims to offer rich color displays, longer battery life and sophisticated cameras. Continue Reading

Learn the subtle art of busting fake news

Following the Pulwama terror attack, netizens took to social media to express grief for the martyred CRPF men and offer condolences to their families. But, within hours, thousands started sharing fake news related to the attack. Several media giants and other fact-checking watchdogs warned people to stop sharing them. Continue Reading

Study: Climate change makes summer weather stormier

Climate change is shifting the energy in the atmosphere that fuels summertime weather, which may lead to stronger thunderstorms and more stagnant conditions for regions of the Northern Hemisphere, including India, an MIT study has found. Continue Reading

Govt explores data transmission using electricity wires

To increase connectivity throughout the nation and to increase data transmission speeds, the government is said to be exploring new technology for transmitting internet data using power cables that are used for electricity transmission. Continue Reading

Oppo uses the art of disguise to hide selfie camera

It seems that after many attempts taken by smartphone manufacturers to hide the selfie camera from sticking out, Chinese phonemaker Oppo has finally found a solution. In its recent patent filing, Oppo has suggested that it will be masking the camera hole in the display with an icon. Continue Reading

Avast Cleanup now auto-updates top PC apps

Cybersecurity products maker Avast today released the latest version of its flagship PC optimization tool, Avast Cleanup. The maker states that the product now includes automatic software updater and automatic maintenance features. Continue Reading

3D printing: Engineers develop new piezoelectric material

Piezoelectric materials are little engineering marvels that can be found in everything from our phones to electric stoves due to their ability to generate an electric charge in response to applied mechanical stress. However, they have their limitations. Continue Reading