TEN THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT Google’s “STADIA”

Google’s Stadia is an impressive piece of engineering to be sure: Delivering high definition, high frame rate, low latency video to devices like tablets and phones is an accomplishment in itself. But the game streaming services faces serious challenges if it wants to compete with the likes of Xbox and PlayStation, or even plain old PCs and smartphones.

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iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7: What’s new and what’s old

Apple fans wait ended last week, with the company unveiling its latest generation iPhones — iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the tenth anniversary iPhone edition, iPhone X. All three new iPhones boasts of several new features vis-a-vis previous-generation iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. However, there are also some features as well as specifications that remain same.

Here we compare all-new iPhone 8 with iPhone 7. Read on to know what is new and and what is not-so-new in iPhone 8

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Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Watch Series 3, Apple TV 4K launched: Key highlights

NEW DELHI: Applelaunched one of its biggest launch events at the all-new Steve Jobs Theatre in its new Apple Park campus in California. The event saw the launch of five new products, which include a new smartwatch, a video-streaming device and three new smartphones. Among these, the spotlight was on the Apple iPhone X — the bezel-less smartphone that comes with new features and improvements. In case you missed on the event, here are the key highlights:

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Nokia 3 starts receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update

NEW DELHI: HMD Global launched its budget smartphoneNokia 3 in June this year in India. The company recently confirmed that the smartphone will receive Android 7.1.1 Nougat update by the end of August. Now, HMD Global’s chief product officer Juho Sarvikas has confirmed that the company has started rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to the device.

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AI can play key role in good governance: Microsoft official

Artificial intelligence or AI as it is called in cyber parlance, and believed to be the next big thing in information and technology, can play a key role in good governance, a senior Microsoft official has said.

“We are seeing that governments are benefitting through Artificial Intelligence and are able to bring (governance) closer to people in their countries,” Dave Forstrom, director of communications for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) group at Microsoft, told PTI.

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Apple to offer up to 32GB of RAM in 2017 MacBook Pro

Aiming to cater to the needs of professional users, Apple is predicted to offer up to 32GB of “potentially desktop-class” RAM in its high-end MacBook Pro models in 2017 and 16GB of RAM in its 12-inch MacBook.

According to the report in AppleInsider, Apple’s 2017 laptop line will focus on internal component updates, notably platform-wide adoption of Intel’s Kaby Lake architecture.

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