• Sun, Apr 22, 2018
  • Apple offers battery replacement for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

    Updated: Apr, 21, 201812:00 PM

    In a bid to compensate for some manufacturing defects, Apple has rolled out a battery replacement programme for its non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro devices.
    Apple offers battery replacement for some 13-inch MacBook Pros
    The Cupertino-headquartered tech giant claimed that there have been issues with a small number of MacBook Pros, assembled between October 2016 and October 2017, 9to5Mac reported on Friday. Apple has determined that, in a limited number of 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) units, a component may fail causing the built-in battery to expand, Apple said in its Support page.  This is not a safety issue and Apple will replace eligible batteries, free of charge. Affected units were manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017 and eligibility is determined by the product serial number, it added.The programme will be available for five years since the original release of the non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro .Apple, however, will not extend the standard warranty coverage of the devices.Users can contact the iPhone-maker for refunds if...
  • Twitter suffers another worldwide outage Twitter suffers another worldwide outage
    Updated: Apr, 21, 201811:15 AM

    For the second time this week, Twitter users around world faced difficulties in sharing their thoughts on the microblogging platform, the media reported.

  • Dell brings AMD Ryzen processors to its 'Inspiron' series Dell brings AMD Ryzen processors to its 'Inspiron' series
    Updated: Apr, 20, 201805:07 PM

    The notebook is available in India at a starting price of Rs 38,990 for R3 and Rs 49,990 for R5 on www.dell.co.in.

  • Motorola 'Moto G6' series leaked ahead of launch Motorola 'Moto G6' series leaked ahead of launch
    Updated: Apr, 19, 201805:40 PM

    Motorola said last month that it will be announcing new products in April.

  • Peak traffic hours in 4 Indian cities costing 22 billion USD a year: Uber Peak traffic hours in 4 Indian cities costing 22 billion USD a year: Uber
    Updated: Apr, 18, 201806:43 PM

    The top four Indian cities are today 149 per cent more congested than comparable cities in Asia and the country is losing over 22 billion USD a year in peak traffic hours compared to travel time...

  • Facebook clarifies how it collects data when you're logged out Facebook clarifies how it collects data when you're logged out
    Updated: Apr, 17, 201808:07 PM

    After Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified in front of the US Congress last week, the company on Tuesday tried to clarify on questions how it collects data when people are not directly using the...

  • Talk to books, play word association with Google AI Talk to books, play word association with Google AI
    Updated: Apr, 16, 201810:38 AM

    The AI processes and matches the word with the text displayed on the blocks. Once the AI matches with the word, it breaks the block and some points are awarded.

  • LG to start global sales of AI-powered OLED TVs LG to start global sales of AI-powered OLED TVs
    Updated: Apr, 15, 201804:53 PM

    LG Electronics Inc said that it will start global sales of the 2018 editions of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) TVs, which are equipped with its Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform DeepThinQ...

  • Twitter India celebrates Tamil, Malayalam New Year with emoji Twitter India celebrates Tamil, Malayalam New Year with emoji
    Updated: Apr, 13, 201803:42 PM

    People can tweet with the hashtags #HappyPuthandu and #HappyVishu -- which will also be available in Tamil and Malayalam languages -- and the emoji will appear.

  • NASA's next planet-hunting mission starts next week NASA's next planet-hunting mission starts next week
    Updated: Apr, 12, 201805:59 PM

    NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or Tess aimed at detecting planets outside our solar system, is set to launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida on April 16.