Weekly Tech News Headlines – Feb 3 2021

 LG deep dive into automotive platformsLG Electronics is struggling to maintain its position in the smartphone business and is considering an exit in 2021. The company has now announced its partnership with chipmaker Qualcomm to develop and focus on 5G automotive platforms. The market for self-driving vehicles, electric cars, and fully-connected cars is still growing and according to LG, 75% of all vehicles that will sell in 2027 will have some form of cellular connectivity inside. LG and Qualcomm have already been working together since 2004 to create different connected car solutions and LG’s in car infotainment and WebOS Auto…
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Weekly Tech News Headlines – Jan 06 2021

 Co-WIN app to be used for COVID-19 India vaccination programOn Sunday, the Drug Control General of India (DCGI) approved two COVID-19 vaccines for use including the COVISHIELD and COVAXIN. In order to start and track the vaccination in a systematic way, the health ministry of India has developed the Co-WIN app to monitor real-time COVID vaccine delivery to the citizens. The Health Secretary Mr. Rajesh Bhushan announced that through the app anyone can register themselves to get vaccinated. It was announced that the first phase of the vaccination would include frontline workers and people who are above the age of…
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Laptop Buying Guide – Selecting the Operating System for Laptop

  Today we will be discussing different Operating systems that come pre-installed with a desktop or a laptop or can be installed on these systems. But for the sake of article series, our focus will be on Laptop devices.What is an Operating System (OS) ?source: wikipedia The Operating System (OS) works as an interface between computer hardware and software. It manages all software and hardware, includes files, memory and other connected devices. A smart and efficient OS is required by a computer to utilize system processor, RAM and other resources for their optimum performance. Different OS in LaptopsTalking about different OS, a…
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Weekly Tech News Summary: Apple Online Store, Amazon Luna, Microsoft acquired Bethesda and other product launches

1- Apple India Online store now openedApple launched its first online store in India on Wednesday. India is the 38th market for Apple where it has launched its online store.Customers can now buy the entire line-up of Apple products and services.Apple said it will also offer customer support through chat or telephone.The online store also offers exchange of old Apple products and purchases in monthly installments. Apple India Store 2- Realme Narzo 20 Series smartphones launched in IndiaRealme has launched 3 new devices: Realme Nazro 20 Pro, Realme Narzo 20 and Realme Narzo 20 A smartphones in India.These devices will be the…
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Weekly Tech News Summary: Apple launch event, Sony PS5 launch, Paytm ban and more news

1- Apple new iPad Air 2020 announced iPad Air 2020 will be using Apple’s 5nm based A14 bionic chip.A14 bionic chip will be offering 40% CPU performance jump over and 30% GPU performance jump compared to A12.Rs 55,000 for 64GB WiFi model Rs 67,000 for 64GB WiFi+Cellular modelRs 69,000 for 256GB WiFi model Rs 81,000 for 256GB WiFi+Cellular modelIt will be available in Silver, Space Grey, Rose Gold, Green and Sky Blue color options. The sale will start in October month.Read more2- The new iPad 8th Gen is now refreshed by Apple’s A12 Bionic Processor.  Apple claims it can outperform today’s popular…
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Apple to release final versions of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 today

 Originally announced in Apple WWDC event in June month, Apple is set to push final version of its upcoming iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 to its devices starting today.Apple CEO, Tim Cook confirmed in 'Time Flies' event that the next version of operating system will be start pushing to apple devices starting September 16.Compatible DevicesiOS 14 compatibility: It will be available for iPhone 6s and later models.iPadOS 14 compatibility: It will be available for iPad Air 2 and Later, all iPad Pro models, iPad 5th Generation and later and iPad mini 4 and later.  The list of all features to be…
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Apple new iPad 8th Gen starting at $329 now comes with Apple A12 Bionic Chip

Apple in its ‘Time Flies’ event has introduced its entry level iPad with an Apple A12 Bionic processor integrated into it. The new iPad 8th Gen is now said to be 40 percent faster than the previous generation iPad.Price and AvailabilityThe new iPad 8th Gen will be available in below 2 storage and connectivity variants:Rs 29,900 for the 32GB WiFi model, Rs 41,900 for 32GB WiFi+Cellular modelRs 37,900 for the 128GB WiFi model, Rs 49,900 for the 128GB WiFi+Cellular versionThe new iPad 8th gen will be available in 3 color options: Silver, Space Grey and Gold. Availability starts this Friday,…
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Apple Fitness plus and Apple One subscription rates

Apple Fitness+ is a new subscription based service by the company that will be providing users with 10 different workout types, including yoga, cycling, dance, treadmill walking and running, strength exercises, core, HIIT, rowing and mindful cooldown workouts. Initially it will launch in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK and the US at the end of the year.   Apple One is a new subscription services offered by Apple which will combines services such as Apple Music, Apple TV Plus, Apple Arcade, Apple New Plus and iCloud storage.There will be three types of subscription bundles: Individual, Family and Premier.Apple…
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The New Apple iPad Air starting at $599 comes with the new powerful Apple A14 Bionic chip

 Apple today has introduced the new iPad Air 2020 which will be powered by the latest Apple’s A14 Bionic processor. The new iPad Air has a 10.9 inch screen and no physical home button. The Touch ID fingerprint sensor has been now integrated into the power/standby button. The iPad Air now has a new thinner bezel design.Price and AvailabilityiPad Air 2020 will be available at below pricing and storage variants:Rs 54,900 for 64GB WiFi model, Rs 66,900 for 64GB WiFi+Cellular modelRs 68,900 for 256GB WiFi model, Rs 80,900 for 256GB WiFi+Cellular modelIt will be available in Silver, Space Grey, Rose…
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Apple Event: The new Apple Watch Series 6 and affordable Apple Watch SE

Apple today has announced its ‘most powerful smartwatch’ yet: The Apple Watch Series 6 alongwith an affordable and upgraded Apple Watch SE smartwatch. Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE Price and AvailabilityApple Watch series 6 in India will start at:Rs 40,900 for the GPS variantRs 49,900 for the GPS+Cellular variantIt will be available in 40mm and 44mm watch sizes.Apple Watch SE in India will start at:Rs 29,900 for the GPS modelRs 33,900 for the GPS+Cellular model.It will be available in 40mm and 44mm watch sizes. In the USA, Apple Watch series 6 and Apple Watch SE pre-orders will…
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