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Spotify picks Joe Rogan over Neil Young

This week, Neil Young published an open letter demanding Spotify remove his music because he didn’t want to share the platform with podcaster Joe Rogan. It appears Young is getting his wish, as Spotify is now removing his music, according to The Wall Street Journal. “I want you to let Spotify know immediately TODAY that […]

Tesla hails its second profitable year as a ‘breakthrough’

Tesla’s fourth quarter brought in a record windfall, as the company announced Wednesday that it turned a $2.3 billion profit. The automaker produced 305,840 vehicles in the fourth quarter, a 70 percent increase over the previous year. It also recorded its second annual profitable year but still faces supply chain issues with factories that have […]

Uncharted Legacy of Thieves Collection Review: No Movie Tie-In, No

Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection — out Friday on PS5 and later in 2022 on PC — brings the acclaimed action-adventure franchise to its third successive generation of PlayStation consoles. Having begun life in the late aughts as a PS3 exclusive before delivering four titles in total in the span of four years (including one […]

Physicists Created Bubbles That Can Last for Over a Year

Blowing soap bubbles never fails to delight one’s inner child, perhaps because bubbles are intrinsically ephemeral, bursting after just a few minutes. Now, French physicists have succeeded in creating “everlasting bubbles” out of plastic particles, glycerol, and water, according to a new paper published in the journal Physical Review Fluids. The longest bubble they built survived […]

How to Travel Solo During the Pandemic

I encourage everyone to give solo travel a try; I’ve had some thrilling adventures globe-trotting on my own. I’ve backpacked through Vietnam during Vietnamese New Year (an unintended and happy coincidence of timing); I climbed the Great Wall of China alone on a January day so cold I couldn’t feel my legs. I trekked through […]

OnePlus Nord 2 CE launch date tipped, likely to be

Close OnePlus Nord 2 Previous Next 1 5 OnePlus entered the affordable premium segment in India in 2020 with its Nord series. The company launched the first Nord series smartphone in July 2020 at Rs 24,999 onwards. If sales numbers have to go by, OnePlus Nord did reasonably well in the market. Last year, OnePlus […]

Government to help create Desi rival to Google Android and

Representational image The government is planning to come up with a policy that will facilitate an ecosystem for the industry to create an indigenous operating system as an alternative to Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS, Union Minister of State for Electronics and IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar said on Monday. At present, mobile phones are dominated by […]

FIR filed against online shopping website, company says it is

E-commerce company Shopee, which claims it is of Singaporean origin and is facing a controversy over FDI violations in the country, has been hit by an FIR filed by a customer in Lucknow for allegedly defrauding him. In the FIR, filed at the Mohanlalganj police station in Lucknow on January 15 and seen by IANS, […]

Huawei’s P50 Pro and foldable P50 Pocket are getting pricey

Huawei, the embattled Chinese tech giant that continues to be the target of strict US sanctions, has announced that its flagship P50 Pro and foldable P50 Pocket will be sold outside of China. The P50 Pro will cost €1,199 (around $1,353), while the P50 Pocket will start at €1,299 (around $1,466). Huawei’s press release says […]

Realme Pad to receive Android 12 update later this year

Close Realme Pad Previous Next 1 6 NEW DELHI: Realme launched its first Android tablet Realme Pad last year in September. The tablet runs Android 11 operating system topped with the company’s own layer of Reame UI. Now, the company has confirmed that the Android tablet will receive the Android 12 update this year. The […]