Samsung and SK Telecom to launch world’s first nationwide network for the Internet of Things in South Korea
 Samsung Electronics said today that it will partner with SK Telecom to build a LoRaWAN network for the Internet of Things that will cover all of South Korea. The two companies claim that this the world’s first nationwide IoT network. Read More ...
LG X5 trademark, omens of less premium G5 sighted
Just when you though OEMs were already settled in their own, single-letter kingdoms, they kick up the dust once again. Sony drops the Z for the X and Lenovo/Motorola drops the X for the Z. While LG has more or less been happy with its G, it has also recently put out an X screen and an X cam. Now … Continue reading...
Live Streaming IPL 2016 Eliminator: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) vs Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Live Cricket Score Updates
Live streaming of IPL 2016 eliminator match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders will be available online and in hand-held devices, apart from live TV. Catch live cricket scores and updates of SRH vs KKR in our live blog as well
Ben Stokes undergoes knee surgery, Topley out for three months with stress fracture
England all-rounder Ben Stokes had knee surgery, while fellow international Reece Topley learnt he will be sidelined for three months with a partial stress fracture. The post Ben Stokes undergoes knee surgery, Topley out for three months with stress fracture appeared first on Firstpost....
Chris Brown -- Scores Big Legal Victory in Custody War
Chris Brown annihilated his baby mama in court Tuesday, after a judge pooh-poohed her request to restrict Brown's custody because of alleged drug use and gang affiliation. Nia Guzman claimed Chris was unfit to care for Royalty without strict…
Datameer revamps its BI platform for faster big data analytics
Big Data analytics company Datameer has revamped its BI platform to make analytics easier and faster. The Datameer 6 sees the addition of Spark as an execution engine. The company says its new Context Tabs speed up time to insight by allowing to move fluidly between different steps in the analytic cycle. Datameer 6 also introduces a new front-end for better user experience, making the previously linear steps of data integration, preparation, analytics and visualization a single interaction, shar...
Protesters throw rocks, bottles at police outside Trump rally in New Mexico
(Reuters) - Protesters threw rocks and bottles at police officers who responded with pepper spray outside a rally for presidential candidate Donald Trump in Albuquerque, New Mexico, police said. ...
Skylanders Battlecast puts a new spin on “toys to life”
Disney has practically quit the so-called "toys to life" market, a niche practically occupied by Disney's Infinity, Nintendo's Amiibo, and Activition's Skylanders. While Activision isn't throwing in the towel just yet, and Nintendo being its usual quiet self, the game publisher is trying out a new way to bridge digital and physical toys together, sprinkling a dash of augmented reality … Continue reading...
Men Only? Not Any More as Women Fans Flock to Indian Premier League
Former India women's captain Anjum Chopra, ex-England seamer Isa Guha and the Australians Lisa Sthalekar and Melanie Jones have been regulars in this year's IPL commentary booths, sidelining male veterans of cricket broadcasting such as Harsha Bhogle
Australia close to poaching Jason Gillespie from Yorkshire for bowling coach position
Australia is close to poaching Jason Gillespie from English cricket to be the national team's new full-time fast bowling coach, a report said. The post Australia close to poaching Jason Gillespie from Yorkshire for bowling coach position appeared first on Firstpost.
Guess Who This Grinning Gal Turned Into!
Before this mad hatter was starring on the small screen, she was just another dressed up doll in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Can you guess who she is?
Apple MacBook Pro to get a major overhaul, to include OLED strip and USB Type-C: Analyst
Popular Apple-centric blog 9to5Mac in conjunction with their sources and Ming-Chi Kuo, a reliable Apple analyst at KGI Securities, has reported that Apple is working on overhauling the MacBook Pro. It is being reported that the newer MacBook Pro will come with an even “thinner and lighter” design, with the overall design being inspired by the 12 inch MacBook launched earlier by the company. This includes the metal, injection-molded hinges. The refresh will obviously include...
UberEATS launches in Singapore, its first Asian city
 UberEATS, the ride-hailing app’s food delivery service, launched today in its first Asian market. Singaporeans can now download the standalone app, and order food from about 100 restaurants. Read More ...
Huawei sues Samsung in the US over 4G smartphone patents
Samsung is definitely no stranger to patent lawsuits. It has been sued left and right by different parties, ranging from your usual patent trolls to Apple, in its most high-profile patent court battle. Now, however, Samsung is facing an attack from an unexpected new foe. Chinese OEM Huawei has filed a lawsuit against Samsung in the US, alleging that the … Continue reading...
4 Indian Television Characters Who Got Shocking Makeovers
It's a proven formula; let's call it Plot Twist 101. Want to shake things up in the television world? Make sure a main character visits makeover city. Whether it's the plain Jane morphing into a glamazon, or the other way around, they do the trick. The TRPs start soaring! Here's a list of some major T.V makeovers but be warned, the last one will leave you shocked. Mahi Vij in Laagi Tujhse Lagan: The show started with promos of a girl who has a unibrow and looks ... less than attractive. Nobody c...
IPL 2016 Eliminator: Kolkata Knight Riders aim to extend recent dominance over Sunrisers Hyderabad
Two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders would look to assert their supremacy while Sunrisers Hyderabad will have revenge on mind when the two teams clash in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator, in New Delhi on Wednesday. The post IPL 2016 Eliminator: Kolkata Knight Riders aim to extend recent dominance over Sunrisers Hyderabad appeared first on Firstpost....
Eric Schmidt,Google ex-boss has an iPhone and a Samsung, considers Samsung better
Tech industry titans Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt took their battle for corporate domination to the heart of Europe on Tuesday seeking to win over new startups and IT enthusiasts. In a rare move, Apple chief executive Cook and his bitter rival, Alphabet boss Schmidt appeared at the opening day of a seminar organised in Amsterdam for the week-long Startup Europe Fest — although they did not take the stage together. And Schmidt, chief executive for Alphabet and former Google boss, triggere...
Paying the ultimate price on Mount Everest
KATHMANDU/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - On his way down from the top of Mount Everest, Indian mountaineer Nava Kumar Phukon saw the woman sway from side to side - a classic sign of severe mountain sickness -... ...
Paying the ultimate price on Mount Everest
KATHMANDU/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - On his way down from the top of Mount Everest, Indian mountaineer Nava Kumar Phukon saw the woman sway from side to side - a classic sign of severe mountain sickness -... ...
AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli Have Taken Batting To Another Level, Says Sunil Gavaskar
Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers are the leading run-getters in IPL 9. Kohli tops the scoring charts with 919 runs while RCB teammate de Villiers is second with 682 runs