Snapdragon 6150 appears in Geekbench, Mediatek shows off M70 5G modem

A Snapdragon SM6150 chipset has posted a score to the Geekbench database. It features an octa-core processor and will likely launch as a 600-series chip. Geekbench doesn’t say much about the CPU cores, other than one clock speed – 1.8GHz. That’s likely for the little cores and doesn’t account for boost, so it’s not much […]

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Xbox One Gameplay Trailer Shows Off Puzzles and Story

During Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2018 conference, Shadow of the Tomb Raider got an extended gameplay trailer. It showed off some welcome chunks of gameplay that saw series protagonist Lara Croft solve a puzzle in a Mayan temple followed by making an escape. The trailer reveals bits of the plot tied to her escapades in the temple as it triggers an […]

‘Steam Machines Aren’t Exactly Flying Off the Shelves’: Valve

HIGHLIGHTS Valve admits that Steam Machines weren’t too popular It removed Steam Machines from Steam due to low traffic However it reaffirms its commitment to improving Linux for gaming Days after it was revealed that Valve quietly removed the Steam Machines section on popular digital distribution platform Steam, the company finally acknowledged the challenges it was facing […]

Flipkart Republic Day Sale: Smartphone Deals Detailed, Up to 80 Percent Off on Laptops, Cameras, and More

Flipkart has announced its Republic Day Sale just a day after arch rival Amazon revealed the dates of the next edition of its Great Indian Sale. No surprises for guessing, the two e-commerce sales will clash: the Flipkart sale will begin on January 21 and end on January 23, while the Amazon sale will begin the same day but end on January […]

No business, no boozing, no casual sex: when Togo turned off the internet

n 5 September, at about 10am, the government of Togo cut off the internet. The plan was to limit the threat from a growing number of young people around the country who were mobilising online and talking of toppling the government.  Togo’s president, Faure Gnassingbé, at the presidential palace in Lomé following confirmation of his third term […]

Betty Cuthbert: Four-time Olympic gold medallist an inspiration on and off the track

Updated yesterday at 11:09am Media player: “Space” to play, “M” to mute, “left” and “right” to seek. VIDEO: “Golden Girl” Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79 (ABC News) RELATED STORY: Original Olympic ‘golden girl’ Betty Cuthbert dies MAP: Mandurah 6210 Among the many tributes paid to Betty Cuthbert upon news of her death at age 79, a touching tweet from Cathy Freeman […]

Royal Children’s Hospital staff ripped off in computer pay glitch

HUNDREDS of Royal Children’s Hospital staff have either not been paid or been underpaid due to a payroll glitch that has plagued the hospital for two months. The introduction of a new payroll system in May, which is overseen by Melbourne Health, has left many of the RCH’s 5000 medical and other workers with empty […]

Kidnap victim Denise Huskins, once accused of hoax, fends off social media attack

An undated photo released by the Vallejo Police Department shows Denise Huskins. (File photo courtesy of the Vallejo Police Department) By KEITH SHARON / STAFF WRITER FACEBOOK TWITTER EMAIL COMMENTS PRINT SEND PDF She was kidnapped, beaten, stuffed in the trunk of a car and called a liar by police before she was vindicated. Now, […]

Take Some Scenic Roads Off Main to Rejuvenate

How do you stay fresh, motivated and inspired? This is a popular discussion that comes up in my conversations with small business owners. Those that have been around and have navigated changing times know the value of the “long game” and balancing work and time off. Finding new ideas, people, goals and projects to rejuvenate […]