Windows 10 October 2018 Update Patch Now Giving Blue Screen of Death Issues, Some Users Report

Microsoft, earlier this week, said that all known issues in the Windows 10 October 2018 Update have been identified and fixed. It also started re-releasing the key update. However, following the Windows 10 update file deletion problem, Microsoft appears to be facing yet another major issue. Some users are now reporting that Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) […]

Redmi Note 5 Pro Launched in China as Redmi Note 5, With Some Upgrades

Xiaomi has been on a smartphone announcement spree for the past couple of months and it seems the phone maker is not willing to stop anytime soon. In an interesting development, the company has launched a new Redmi Note 5 model in China, with design and features almost completely identical to the Redmi Note 5 Pro launched in India. […]

Xiaomi Said to Be Seeding MIUI 9.5 Nightly Build to Some Redmi Note 4 Users

Xiaomi is reportedly rolling out its latest update to its proprietary OS MIUI. As per some Redmi Note 4 users, Xiaomi is bringing the MIUI 9.5 Stable ROM, which includes the much awaited Notification Shade feature. It is essentially a quick reply feature with which you can reply to a message directly from the notification pane. Additionally, the new […]

iPhone X Screen ‘Temporarily Unresponsive’ in Cold Weather for Some Users, Apple to Fix With Software Update

HIGHLIGHTS Some iPhone X users reported the issue Phones in extreme cold conditions are likely to be affected Apple promises an update to fix the issue Some iPhone X users have complained about their smartphone’s screen not responding in cold weather. Apple has now acknowledged the issue and promised a software update for iPhone X […]

After Pixel 2, Some Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8 Users Complain of Microphone Issue

HIGHLIGHTS Some Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8 users complain microphone issue Pixel 2 users had already reported a very similar issue Google or Samsung are yet to officially acknowledge the issues You may opt to buy any smartphone or a regular phone but one of the most basic functionalities is to make calls without an […]

Video games could soon replace pills in treating some cognitive diseases

Patients suffering from mental disorders ranging from depression to Alzheimer’s disease may soon be able to swap their pills for video games. Neuroscape, a research lab at the University of California at San Francisco, has spent the past eight years pursuing that mission. Now, a spin-off called Akili Interactive Labsis engaged in medical trials to get […]

iOS 10.3.2 Update Reportedly Causing Severe Battery Drain for Some iPhone Users

Just last week, Apple released software updates for its entire portfolio, focusing mainly on bug fixes and improvements. The iOS 10.3.2 for iPhone and iPad users was also released, with a similar focus, and users installed it without much thought. However, now some iPhone users who have installed the update report that they are facing […]

AMD wants some LG, Vizio products banned in US as part of patent infringement complaint

We’re used to hearing about patent infringement cases in the tech world, but recent years have seen most of these high-profile lawsuits involve Apple and Samsung. Now, semiconductor manufacturer AMD has filed a patent complaint. The firm has requested the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) investigate claims that several companies infringed its graphics processing patents. The complaint, […]

Has Ibibo lost some of its sparkle for investors in MakeMyTrip?

MakeMyTrip’s Ibibo acquisition hasn’t resulted in lower discounting, as mentioned earlier. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint MakeMyTrip Ltd’s shares have corrected by around 17% after the initial euphoria around its purchase of Ibibo Group’s travel business subsided. Although they are still trading far higher when compared with the levels before the deal announcement, the toning down of […]