Author: Marisa Monroe

Ben Smith to quit All Blacks after 2019 World Cup

Ben Smith to quit All Blacks after 2019 World Cup

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — All Blacks fullback Ben Smith has confirmed he will quit New Zealand rugby to play in France after the 2019 World Cup. The 32-year-old veteran of 79 tests is expected to be the first of a large group of senior All Blacks who will end […]

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Huawei Fights US Spying Allegations on Crucial European Front

Even before the arrest of its CFO last week, pressure from the United States had forced China‘s Huawei onto the back foot in markets from London to Tokyo. But the of in Canada over US allegations she misled banks about control of a firm operating in Iran could encourage more customers […]

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Nikon Coolpix P1000 Review

Achieving a high level of optical zoom on DSLRs and full-frame cameras typically requires using a large and heavy lens, like the ones you‘ve probably seen being used at sporting events or for wildlife photography. However, the zoom ranges of such lenses are still lower compared to what can be […]

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Google Has ‘No Plans‘ to Launch Chinese Search Engine, Says CEO Sundar Pichai

Google Has ‘No Plans‘ to Launch Chinese Search Engine, Says CEO Sundar Pichai

Google has “no plans” to relaunch a search engine in China though it is continuing to study the idea, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai told a US congressional panel on Tuesday amid increased scrutiny of big tech firms. Lawmakers and employees have raised concerns the company would comply with China‘s Internet […]

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Google Search Testing ‘Learn to Pronounce‘ Feature, With Different Speeds and Accents

Google Search Testing ‘Learn to Pronounce‘ Feature, With Different Speeds and Accents

Google is reportedly testing a new Search feature that will help its users learn the correct pronunciation of a word in an easier way. A new “Learn to pronounce” tab seems to be rolling out for some users in Google search results on mobile. With this new feature, users can […]

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Google CEO Asked by US Congresswoman About ‘Idiot‘ Search Showing Trump in Results

In an effort to understand how Google search algorithms work, a Democratic congresswoman asked the tech company‘s CEO a simple question: “If you Google the word ‘idiot‘ under images, a picture of Donald Trump comes up. How would that happen? How does search work so that that would occur?” In […]

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Google Year in Search 2018 Shows FIFA World Cup, Robot 2.0, Baal Veer Among Trending Searches in India

Google on Wednesday released its ‘Year in Search 2018‘ report to list down all the significant search queries that took place in India. In the top 10 overall list, sporting events and entertainment were the top topics that dominated search queries. The search giant said that queries around FIFA interestingly […]

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Micromax to Launch Its First Display Notch Smartphone on December 18

Micromax is all set to jump on the bandwagon and launch its first display notch smartphone in India on December 18. The company on Wednesday sent block your date invites to the media to announce its new development. Similarly, it also teased the new display notch smartphone through its social […]

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Samsung to Shut Mobile Phone Plant in China‘s Tianjin

Samsung to Shut Mobile Phone Plant in China‘s Tianjin

Samsung Electronics will cease operations at one of its mobile phone manufacturing plants in China, the company said, as its sales in the world‘s biggest smartphone market slumps amid rising competition from lower-cost local rivals. The South Korean company has seen its share of the Chinese market shrink to 1 […]

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition With 10GB of RAM, Warp Charge Tech Launched in India

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition has been launched in India, after the phone‘s global unveiling on Tuesday. The latest OnePlus 6T variant was unveiled at an event held in Mumbai late on Wednesday. The most premium variant of the entire range, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition comes with features including 10GB […]

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