Kobo Aura H20 Edition 2 review: A waterproof e-reader worthy of your consideration

Amazon Kindle owners have it pretty good. With a massive library of current bestsellers, old favorites, academic publications, comics, and magazines to choose from, there’s little chance of ever coming up short of something to read, especially when you throw Kindle Unlimited and the ability to share purchased books with members of your family into […]

US law firms initiate investigation against Infosys on behalf of investors

NEW DELHI, AUG 19:   Four US law firms have said they are investigating potential claims on behalf of Infosys investors on whether the company and some of its officials and directors have violated federal securities laws. The development comes a day after the IT major, which is also listed in the US, saw its CEO […]

Micromax Canvas Infinity’s Bezel-Less Display Teased Ahead of Tuesday Launch

Micromax is heavily teasing the launch of its upcoming Canvas Infinity smartphone on social platforms. The domestic handset maker has already revealed that the smartphone will be announced at an event on Tuesday, and will feature a bezel-less display. In a series of tweets, Micromax’s official Twitter handle has been lately teasing the handset. The latest tweet said, “Your […]

Davis Vantage Vue wireless weather station review: The Cadillac of home weather stations is showing its age

Davis Instruments was putting accurate, near pro-grade weather stations in the hands of consumers for years before the personal weather station became a household gadget. Well, things have changed, and Davis is no longer the only worthy option. If you read my recent My AcuRite review, you know that Davis has strong competition. The Vantage Vue is the consumer-centric station from […]

GAME OF THRONES SHOWRUNNERS ON INSPIRATION FOR ARYA’S HOMECOMING

The fourth episode of Game of Thrones’ seventh season brought with it the return of Arya Stark to her home in Winterfell, which, according to showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, was inspired by the tale of Odysseus. “The inspiration for the scene was Odysseus returning after his long wanderings. No one recognizes him,” Benioff […]

Jon Jones continues to be a source of inspiration for Tom Duquesnoy

French sensation Tom Duquesnoy has long been praised for his strategic approach to the fight game on top of his impressive mixed martial arts skill set. Most prospects jump at the chance of signing on the dotted line for UFC, but Duquesnoy dismissed the promotion’s advances on more than one occasion as he built his status as […]

The new phones of week 30

The past seven days were exciting, bringing a bunch of new hardware – five different makers announced six smartphones, including a trio of flagships. And just to make sure you haven’t missed any of them – here’s the quick recap. Motorola Moto Z2 Force Motorola brought its Z2 Force to light – a true flagship […]

Samsung Surpasses Intel to Become Top Chipmaker in Terms of Revenue

Intel’s more than two decade reign as king of the silicon-based semiconductor ended Thursday when Samsung Electronics surpassed the US manufacturer to become the leading maker of the computer chips that are a 21st century staple much as oil was in the past. Samsung reported record-high profit and sales in its earnings report for the April-June quarter, and while Intel’s […]

The return of Memphis: how the 80s design staple found a new audience

The Memphis Group’s design style is unmistakable. The output of the short-lived, divisive design collective, which debuted at the Milan furniture fair in 1981 and closed shop six years later, embodied the garish appeal of the decade that style forgot. Their furniture was colorful, kitschy and exaggerated. They stacked slanted rows of cheap plastic laminates and […]