Trying to do what MS Dhoni did, win matches with bat and gloves, says Wriddhiman Saha
Wriddhiman Saha said that filling the void created by Mahendra Singh Dhoni's retirement from the longer version of the game is difficult to fill. The post Trying to do what MS Dhoni did, win matches with bat and gloves, says Wriddhiman Saha appeared first on Firstpost.
How to Make Any Phone Feel More Like Stock Android (Without Rooting)
Now is arguably the best time in the history of the platform for Android users—the OS is getting better, updates are getting (slightly) quicker, and there are several excellent handsetS to choose from. If you’re not into the whole “manufacturer skin” that most are offering these days, however, it can be slightly less exciting to buy a non-Nexus phone. But giving your phone a “stock Android” look and feel isn’t as hard as you think.Click Here to...
After all that hype fuelled by Sundar Pichai, we get a Nougat
Nougat it is! But, what is it? That’s how some users reacted to the not-so-popular dessert name. Most users were hoping for Nutella, and after KitKat that seemed like a possibility. On the other hand, back at home, most users were hoping for an Indian dessert to be the next statue in Google’s gardens, and why not. And, this wasn’t the first time either, as we’ve seen in past suggestions like Ladoo, Motichor ladoo, lassi, and more. Remember, how back in 2013 (Lollipop...
Das Keyboard 5Q cloud-connected keyboard color controls keys over the internet
The Das Keyboard has been around for a while now in different forms and as each new generation comes to market, it brings with it some cool new features. The next version called the Das keyboard 5Q has turned up on Kickstarter and its bit of new tech comes in the form of cloud connectivity along with an open API … Continue reading...
Gawk at the finest rides from this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed
The Goodwood Festival of Speed is a big motor sport party, and the cars that debut there are among the most exotic you’ll ever see. From Aston Martin to McLaren, we’ve got ‘em all right here. The post Gawk at the finest rides from this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed appeared first on Digital Trends....
Cristiano Ronaldo draws praise from Portugal coach despite lacklustre performance against Poland
Santos hailed Ronaldo's performance as "amazing" despite his failure to score as his side progressed to the semi-finals with a 5-3 penalty shootout win. The post Cristiano Ronaldo draws praise from Portugal coach despite lacklustre performance against Poland appeared first on Firstpost....
Symantec endpoint vulnerability advisory
A new security vulnerability has been found within Symantec and Norton Anti-virus core code that potentially allows an attacker to take full control over the target machine. What is different about this particularly vulnerability is that it does not require the end user to perform any interaction with the infected file but rather the exploit …
Google offices raided by Spanish authorities over tax
Spanish officials raided Google’s Madrid offices on Thursday in a tax probe, authorities said, barely a month after the internet company had its headquarters in France searched on suspicion of tax evasion. A spokeswoman for Google said in a statement the company complied with fiscal legislation in Spain just as it did in all countries where it operated. The company was working with authorities to answer all questions, the spokeswoman added. Google is under pressure across Europe from polit...
Antarctic ozone layer hole shrinks by 4 million kilometers
Scientists at MIT and other locations have been eyeing the hole in the ozone layer since it came to the forefront in the '80s. The fear when the hole in the ozone layer was first discovered was that it might lead to harm for humans around the world since we need the ozone layer to protect us from all sorts … Continue reading...
ODM for the masses? Facebook's OCP still ain't for you, brother
The nuts and bolts of the matter Go to the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, and you’ll see a strange contraption cobbled together from commodity motherboards purchased from electronics stores. It’s one of Google’s first production servers, built in 1999 when it didn’t have money to waste on dead-end projects like Wave, NexusQ and Buzz.…
Facebook launches fundraising tools to allow you to raise money for non-profits
Facebook has launched a set of tools that allow you to raise money from your friends to donate to a registered non-profit charity of your choice. The feature will be rolled out to all U.S. users over the coming weeks. The post Facebook launches fundraising tools to allow you to raise money for non-profits appeared first on Digital Trends....
BCCI Admits Day-Night Test Against New Zealand Was Not Feasible
A day-night Test match was initially planned for the Kiwis' tour to India in September-October, but BCCI has clarified that it couldn't be finalised without testing the waters in the Duleep Trophy
India-New Zealand pink-ball Test wasn’t feasible: BCCI explains day-night match snub
BCCI acknowledged that they could not go ahead with the India-New Zealand day-night Test without testing the waters in the Duleep Trophy first. The post India-New Zealand pink-ball Test wasn’t feasible: BCCI explains day-night match snub appeared first on Firstpost.
Flipkart tops consumer study, most preferred e-commerce platform among consumers
Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace has emerged at the top of a recent consumer study conducted by Red Seer Consulting research firm. With over 60 percent market share of commerce conducted on mobile devices, and a registered customer base of 75 million, the company was also selected to provide maximum value for money with a wider meaningful assortment. Flipkart was the highest on specific parameters like ease to return, refund, customer support and reverse pick...
Facebook simplifies confusing chatbots with buttons, not text commands
 “What do I type?” is the big question making chatbots hard to use. So today Facebook Messenger is giving chatbot developers new “Quick Reply” buttons and persistent menu options to make their bots easier to navigate. Messenger bots can also now send videos, audio, GIFs, and files so they can encompass wider range of use cases. People can now rate bots with one to five… Read More ...
HTC swiftly promises Android Nougat for One M9, A9, HTC 10
So Google has finally decided that Android N will be forever known as Nougat. We'll leave open the debate of whether it actually matched what the Interwebs voted for (some claim it doesn't). For now, we will focus briefly on the rush of OEMs swearing fealty to the upcoming nutty treat. What rush? It seems that manufacturers aren't that hasty … Continue reading...
Shah Rukh Khan Finally Commented On Salman Khan's Remarks About Rape And We Are VERY Disappointed
The Salman Khan rape controversy has been going on for a week now and we are yet to see B-town give an appropriate reaction. While we totally applaud Sona Mohapatra's fitting reply, we felt that Kangana Ranaut's response could have been a little less diplomatic. Still, kudos to her for taking some stand, at least, because you can't really push Salman's comment down the ‘Bhai stardom' carpet and say that it's okay because he didn't really mean it. If he didn't mean it, he should come out an...
Flyover video shows Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus just 6 months from completion
Apple's so-called "spaceship" campus is now just six months from completion, a fact made clear by this latest flyover video of the site posted on YouTube. The post Flyover video shows Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus just 6 months from completion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Vikas Krishan Driven by Bitter London Experience For Rio Olympics
Vikas Krishan had his win over American Errol Spence overturned during the London Olympics four years back, and he is eager to make amends now
Wales vs Belgium: Take a look at the top 10 players to watch out for in second Euro 2016 QF
Wales vs Belgium promises to be an exciting quarter-final clash at the Euro 2016. Here's a look at some players who could turn the game's fortunes. The post Wales vs Belgium: Take a look at the top 10 players to watch out for in second Euro 2016 QF appeared first on Firstpost....