• Apple Is Making a Hefty Profit on Each iPhone 8 Sale
Apple Is Making a Hefty Profit on Each iPhone 8 Sale

It also has fast charging tech. The iPhone 8 Plus retails at Rs 73,000 in India while the smaller iPhone 8 comes with a starting price of Rs 64,000. One of these approaches is called structured light, which is exactly what the TrueDepth camera does to create a 3D scene, thanks to machine learning and the infrared camera.

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  • Merkel makes final push as election looms
Merkel makes final push as election looms

If the AfD to secure a third place finish they could find themselves becoming the main opposition party in Germany if Merkel's CDU/CSU party decide to extend their Grand Coalition with the SPD. The DAX index had a tight week of consolidation in a week that culminates in the German elections. Merkel - who has been heckled and booed as a "traitor" ...

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  • Meet SoundSport Free, Bose's $250 AirPods killer
Meet SoundSport Free, Bose's $250 AirPods killer

Both pairs come with Bose's noise cancellation, "audio performance" and up-to 20 hours of battery life. In other words, you've got everything from the original QuietComfort 35s, plus access to Google Assistant . Now, the firm is updating them, introducing a second generation which will bring in the power of Google Assistant . And it can answe...

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  • Tim Cook reckons $999 is a value price for the iPhone X
Tim Cook reckons $999 is a value price for the iPhone X

The new operating system will also let iPhone users transfer money from iPhone to iPhone using Apple Pay. "As it turns out most people are now paying for phones over long periods of time and so very few people will pay the price tag of the phone initially".

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  • Reliance Jio prevails over Airtel, Idea as Trai cuts IUC
Reliance Jio prevails over Airtel, Idea as Trai cuts IUC

Mobile companies now charge 14 paise a minute for allowing a domestic call from a rival operator to terminate on their network. September 19: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Tuesday slashed the interconnect usage charge (IUC) from 14 paise minute to 6 paise per minute, which will become effective from October 1.

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  • Cincinnati Bengals change coordinator, not quarterback, to address offensive struggles
Cincinnati Bengals change coordinator, not quarterback, to address offensive struggles

Ross' first touch came on a running play. This line opened at Bengals minus-3 and has doubled since, and that's because the Texans figure to be undermanned and overmatched. The Houston Texans (0-1) are heading to Paul Brown Stadium to take on the Cincinnati Bengals (0-1). "I have to put this one behind us", acknowledged Dalton.

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  • Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Announced
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Announced

Xiaomi on Monday introduced several new devices, including the bezel-less Mi MIX 2 flagship and the more conventional Mi Note 3 . The Mi Notebook Pro uses a magnesium alloy chassis that gives it enough strength to survive hits and drops that it may encounter during regular usage.

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  • US Students' Scores Inch Up on Latest ACT
US Students' Scores Inch Up on Latest ACT

Thirteen percent of the students who took the ACT were African-American, a level that's held steady since 2013. Kansas students earned an average composite score of 21.7, which is a slight decrease from 2016. "We're pleased to see increases in those areas and even more so to have concrete data points to chart adjustments in curriculum and addit...

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  • BC rescue group taking in dogs who were displaced by Hurricane Harvey
BC rescue group taking in dogs who were displaced by Hurricane Harvey

Pets will arrive September 16 and the no-kill shelter is also taking donations for food to be sent back down to the south. The animals taking the flight to San Diego were all already in animal shelters prior to the storm, the center said on Facebook .

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  • Google Assistant rolls out to third-party speakers
Google Assistant rolls out to third-party speakers

The company stated that the voice assistant is coming to new speakers including the Zolo Mojo , made by smartphone accessories maker Anker . The Link series is only coming to the UK, USA (with pricing to be announced on that side of the Atlantic), France and Germany however, so if you're reading from elsewhere, you may want to shoot off now.

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  • Viewing the Great American Eclipse: An experience shared with many Americans
Viewing the Great American Eclipse: An experience shared with many Americans

From Oregon to SC, millions of people got to see the sun entirely eclipsed by the moon, turning day into night for a few moments. Whether or not you thought the total solar eclipse America just witnessed was truly the event of the year, or as exciting as some claimed it to be, it was certainly one of the most covered and advertised happenings i...

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  • USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch
USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch

Dave Benham says the two missiles flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles). The Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercises, which mainly involve computer simulations rather than battlefield maneuvers or fly-overs with bombers, are now taking place in South Korea .

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  • SpaceX Launches Earth-Observing Satellite, Lands Rocket on Ship at Sea
SpaceX Launches Earth-Observing Satellite, Lands Rocket on Ship at Sea

PDT on Thursday atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket . Formosat-5 was originally contracted to launch aboard Falcon 1, SpaceX's first orbital launch vehicle. The company also plans to launch another used booster in September. SpaceX will attempt to land the rocket's first stage on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean while the second stage...

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  • Collisions Force US Navy Chief to Halt Pacific Fleet Operations, Orders Review
Collisions Force US Navy Chief to Halt Pacific Fleet Operations, Orders Review

An official Chinese newspaper said on Tuesday the USA navy's latest collision shows it is becoming an increasing risk to shipping in Asia despite its claims of helping to protect freedom of navigation. Family members of Dustin Doyon from CT confirmed that he was among the missing. However, the move follows the US Navy's tradition of removing comman...

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  • Nintendo Switch-exclusive Mario and Metroid Battle-Cars revealed for Rocket League
Nintendo Switch-exclusive Mario and Metroid Battle-Cars revealed for Rocket League

These are technically one auto, and the version you'll drive is dependent on what team you're on-Mario on Orange and Luigi on Blue. Samus' Gunship also has two different variations based upon what team color a player chooses, and are styled after different Varia Suits.

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  • First trailer for long-awaited Shenmue 3 pulls no punches (literally)
First trailer for long-awaited Shenmue 3 pulls no punches (literally)

The trailer is made from the development build that is now playable at the studio and it gives us a new look of the lead characters, new characters , and how the world will look and feel in Shenmue III . This is probably because we've been spoiled by games using motion capture in recent years, but these are the standards that Shenmue III will b...

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  • OnePlus 5 8GB variant now available in Slate Gray color
OnePlus 5 8GB variant now available in Slate Gray color

Amazon India will also be providing special offers during the One Plus Super Seller week from August 21 to August 25. After launching Soft Gold color variant of OnePlus 5 , the company has now launched the 8GB RAM model in slate grey colour option as well.

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  • Charlottesville: Trump accuses the media to have distorted his words
Charlottesville: Trump accuses the media to have distorted his words

Of Democrats , he said, "I want them to talk about racism every day". "If Republicans want to be in the majority, it's not a question of sticking from Trump, it's a question of accomplishing things", Rep. "And Theresa May can not remain silent while the US President refuses categorically to denounce white supremacists and neo-Nazi violen...

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  • Pets and the solar eclipse: what you should know
Pets and the solar eclipse: what you should know

It's the first total solar eclipse visible in the United States of America but no other country since the founding of our nation in 1776. This total eclipse of the Sun, in which the Moon blocks 100 percent of the Sun, will be visible from a 70-mile wide path that stretches all across America, beginning in Lincoln City Oregon, crossing the US ma...

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  • Apple reportedly creating billion dollar budget for original content
Apple reportedly creating billion dollar budget for original content

Apple's presence in livings rooms has also grown thanks to the success of its Apple TV box, which streams video over the internet. Apple is reportedly investing $ 1 billion into creating original programming, helping it give " Apple TV" a whole new meaning and stand out against Netflix in the process, according to The Wall Street Journa...

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  • Google Home Preview Program For Testing Future Software Opens To Everyone
Google Home Preview Program For Testing Future Software Opens To Everyone

There is a bit of an issue though. If the user is not using Google Voice or Project Fi their caller ID will be hidden from the receiver which could mean that they will most probably ignore your call. Although Google's version still has some ways to go before it's a seamless option for users, expect Amazon and other smart speaker companies to ...

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  • Jury Sides With Taylor Swift In Sexual Assault Trial
Jury Sides With Taylor Swift In Sexual Assault Trial

When pressed if she thought Mueller got what he deserved when he was sacked, Taylor said: "I don't feel anything about Mr. Mueller". A fan whose office in Denver is across the street from the courthouse (Carly Chapple, who works for the crafting website Craftsy) decorated her windows with inspirational, on-theme lyrics from Swift's songs spelled ...

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  • Google Allo for Web Rolls Out for Android Only
Google Allo for Web Rolls Out for Android Only

And while it's great to host the application in a browser, it's often nice to have a separate desktop app to keep some services separate from the hundreds of tabs you probably have open. Allo is also based on your phone number, so you can use it to send text messages to anyone in your phonebook - not just other Allo users. It should be noted t...

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  • Student's idea leads to discovery of 'largest volcanic region on Earth'
Student's idea leads to discovery of 'largest volcanic region on Earth'

Researchers said they don't know if the volcanoes are active, but past studies have hinted that there was volcanic activity during warmer periods in the region. Antarctica remains among the least studied areas of the globe, he said. In fact, the authors reported that the density of the volcanoes is almost one per 4,800 square miles of land - ma...

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  • CRISPR technology brings pig-to-human transplants step closer to reality
CRISPR technology brings pig-to-human transplants step closer to reality

These PERVs have the potential to infect humans if a pig organ is transplanted into a person, possibly causing tumors or leukemia . Major religious groups have weighed in, generally concluding that pig organs are acceptable for life-saving transplants, noted Dr Jay Fishman, co-director of the transplant programme at Massachusetts General H...

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  • Andy Rubin's Essential secures funding from Amazon, promises Phone release date
Andy Rubin's Essential secures funding from Amazon, promises Phone release date

They also reveal that Best Buy and Amazon will be retail partners for the upcoming phone launch. It's being reported by the Wall Street Journal that Amazon is among the companies which contributed to Essentials $300 million coffers.

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  • Here's how southern Denton County will experience the solar eclipse
Here's how southern Denton County will experience the solar eclipse

It actually took place while the Western Hemisphere was turned away from the moon and was in the height of day. "So the moon is moving fastest of the motions involved". "Even with only 0.1% of the sun showing, the light from the sun is still 1000 times brighter than the full moon - that's too bright!" "You get lunar eclipses when you have full mo...

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  • New blurry image of Google Pixel 2 phone leaks
New blurry image of Google Pixel 2 phone leaks

Google's "Really Blue" limited edition Pixel model sold out in minutes at launch . The device is nearly identical to the current Pixel , indicating Google isn't going all-out in an effort to stave off Apple's impending iPhone overhaul. The rear camera also features an LED flash light beside the camera setup of the phone. This time, though, Go...

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  • Tesla to Raise $1.5 Billion in Debt: What You Need to Know
Tesla to Raise $1.5 Billion in Debt: What You Need to Know

The debt sale will test Musk's ability replicate the fervent following he's built among stock investors, who've bought into his vision of a clean-energy future and pushed the shares up 67% this year. While Tesla said that it wouldn't raise more capital through equity, it opened the door to revisit another round of debt through convertible notes...

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  • Melbourne Teenager Bloodied By Swarm Of Meat-Eating Sea Lice
Melbourne Teenager Bloodied By Swarm Of Meat-Eating Sea Lice

Mr Kanizay said by the time Sam returned to his shoes, his legs were covered in blood. The Sydney Morning Herald spoke to a marine biologist, Professor Michael Keough, who also said that sea lice were a possibility . Thanks to his video, experts were able to confidently identify the creatures as lysianassid amphipods , a type of scavang...

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