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China plans to expand its Internet Connectivity Kingdom!
The Internet kingdom fails to stop and despite some or the other issue it keeps growing day by day. People and countries are trying hard to expand the domain of Internet so that everyone on this planet can enjoy the perks of having it and take the necessary benefits from it. Chinese markets are no exception to it. The Chinese government will invest approximately $22 billion by the year 2020, in order to spread the Internet connectivity in the most underserved and remote areas of the country. As a part of plan, the target is to ...
Dish Network bound to end the Time Warner Cable and Charter Communication Merger
  Dish Network Corporation, the satellite provider, on Tuesday petitioned the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) to disapprove the proposed collaboration between Time Warner Cable Inc. and Charter Communications Inc., accusing market power of the respective companies after merger and about the potential harm, which it can cause to online streaming video services. In the given petition, satellite provider Dish has kept its eye mainly over the crucial position of high-speed broadband in the future of video streaming, as ...
No Apple News for China!
Apparently to avoid censor issues in China, Apple disables access to Apple News App in China for iPhone users. According to insiders, it is predicted that the strict rules regarding the online expression and media being implemented by the Chinese Government on the foreign companies are giving them a hard time. In June, the Apple News application was made available for its customers across the United States, and it was being tested for users in Australia and Britain. Apple customers, who have registered themselves for using the app...
Apple Pay for Starbucks, KFC, and Chili’s Bar & Grill
Apple will soon start delivering KFC chicken, Starbucks lattes, and Chili’s egg rolls at your doorstep! This is a bit weird right? Well, Apple has no plans to shift from the tech side to the food business, but Apple Pay will surely come handy while ordering from KFC, Starbucks, and Chili’s Bar & Grill. Now ordering will be merely a tap away. Apple Inc. is all set to bring out its Apple Pay mobile payment app for selected Starbuck franchises by the end of the year 2015. By 2016, it has plans to reach 7,500 stores.  The mobile pay...
Reddit launches new site UPVOTED where Users cannot Comment or Upvote
Reddit, the so-called Internet’s front page, will launch a new venture called UPVOTED, a news site that aggregates top stories from its community. Despite its name, there will be no way users can upvote stories on the standalone news site. The newly launched site will pull interesting content on news, sports, animals, and lifestyle issues from Reddit communities– pretty much all of the internet’s top stories – and put it on the site where users can neither vote/downvote or comment. Upvoted will be run by an editorial team of aro...
Facebook Opens the Door to Free Internet via Satellite in Africa
Eutelsat Communications, a French satellite operator company and the social media goliath Facebook declared earlier on Monday, that they are integrating in order to work closely on their mission to bring broadband internet via satellite in sub-Saharan Africa’s more than fourteen countries. Both the organizations revealed that they have tied a multi-year contract with Spacecom, a satellite communication company, to utilize AMOS-6 satellite’s intact payload broadband and deliver coverage to larger parts of sub-Saharan Africa. It will id...
Feeling Lazy to stand in a long queue at Starbucks? Pre-Order on Starbucks App
First the US, and now it’s turn for the UK. Starbucks first began the pre- ordering system for the customers in the US to order food and drinks, but only last month the application was made available to both Android and iOS users all over the country. Meanwhile, the coffee mammoth has finally made up their mind to include the Brits, by rolling out Mobile Order & Pay from today across 150 flagship stores in London. Starbucks launched this feature for pre-ordering their items in the United States in December, ever since then it has ...
Blackphone 2, Dark, Secure & Privacy Focused Android Smartphone
Blackphone 2? Founded by Geeksphone and Silent Circle, the Blackphone was power packed with lots of impressive technical privacy features in order to help keep customers secure and safe. It is claimed to be the world’s first ever secure by design mobile handset that offered default full device encryption. Now they have launched the Blackphone 2, its successor, which operates almost in a same but with updated and improved specifications. This runs on PrivatOS that is a Security-Conscious Android and comes preloaded with the phone, pri...
What is Graphene?
When two Russian émigré scientists, Andrei Geim, and Kostya Novoselov won their joint Nobel Prize in physics in 2010, they were applauded by the Nobel committee for their spirit of fleeting playfulness. It was one of the idiosyncrasies of the way the duo worked together. Playing with Scotch tape on a Friday afternoon might sound like a foolish thing to do, but that’s how the scientist-dyad at the University of Manchester chose to explore the electrical properties of tiny flakes of carbon graphite. It was not long before, the nutty ...
Apple Pulls Out Brand New iPad PRO from Its Lineup Duffle
Boom! Wham! Apple hits back the tech pavilion with its opulent lineup of iOS devices. This time the tech behemoth has rolled back in the gadget streets with a high-end iPad Pro from its iPad lineup series. It has also released iPhone 6S and the Apple TV simultaneously, but there is no denial in the fact that the new iPad Pro and the Apple TV plunder the show entirely. In an event organized in San Francisco, the “Think Different” company revealed the extra large tablet- iPad Pro, with an updated version for iPad Mini 4, and l...