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Indian Institute of Science, Current Science, CV Raman, Conflict of Interest

How conflict of interest is murdering science in India

E Arunan, a professor at the Indian Institute of Science, believes that it is more problematic for us than nepotism and favouritism.

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 |  4-minute read
Offers, Specs, Price, Smartphones

Why Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 could be a hit

The phone comes with a number of features and an aggressive price tag that is sure to give the Redmi Note 5 line-up a run for its money.

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 |  5-minute read
Google Pixel 2, P20 Pro, Huawei, S9

Best camera phones for every budget

From Huawei's P20 Pro to iPhone X, here are the best camera phones available in the market right now.

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 |  7-minute read
Censorship, Fake news, WhatsApp forwards

India has a WhatsApp problem and something needs to be done about it

Fake news to rape videos - perhaps it is time we start regulating it.

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 |  4-minute read
Cybersecurity, Judge Loya, Brazillian Hackers, High Tech

Was the Supreme Court website hacked?

Reportedly a group of Brazilian hackers are behind it.

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 |  6-minute read
Offers, Price, Specifications, Moto G5s Plus

5 smartphones under Rs 20,000 in the market that are an absolute steal

The sub-20k smartphone segment has emerged as an extremely competitive space.

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 |  4-minute read
Counterpoint, IOS, Smartphone, Android

Why iPhone X is a cash cow for Apple

As per a report, iPhone X alone generated 35 per cent of the smartphone industry profit in the last quarter of 2017.

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 |  4-minute read
Data Privacy, Camera, Microphone, Amazon

Are Facebook, Google and Amazon listening to our conversations?

Many believe that tech giants of the world are listening to every word you and I say using our smartphones and laptops.

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 |  5-minute read
Security, Data Privacy, Smart Speaker, Google Home

Why Amazon Echo and Google Home are a threat to data privacy

With the range of activities that can be carried out by smart speakers, they are potential weak points waiting to be exploited by hackers.

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 |  4-minute read
Specifications, Leica, Kirin, Camera

Huawei P20 and P20 Pro: What to expect

The two devices are being touted as the perfect smartphones for photography enthusiasts