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Apple's newest iPhone may have big screen, big price

Apple is expected to blast further past the $1,000 price barrier when it launches new iPhones on Wednesday, but Wall Street is most intrigued by how deep into its larger-than-ever lineup price hikes may go.Apple is likely to name the top variant as XS Max, according to an Apple products sitemap, spotted by technology website ATH, and reported by other media outlets including Verge and Engadget.The new top model is expected to have a 6.5-inch (16.5-cm) screen with an edge-to-edge display and an OLED display with richer colours, and Wall Street is targeting a price of $1,049 or $1,099 versus...


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Moto X4 Prime Exclusive edition hits new all-time low price of $180 ahead of Black Friday

Amazon promised seven spectacular days of Black Friday deals last week, with thousands of massive discounts coming for products from all e-commerce categories through November 23, and indeed, it’s already pretty much impossible to keep up with the rapidly piling bargains.Of course, some deals are just too good to miss or ignore, and Amazon Prime members will be ecstatic to see the already affordable Moto X4 further marked down to $179.99. It almost goes without saying this is a new all-time low price for a more than respectable Android phone released a little over a year ago.Previously, the Prime Exclusive...
14 minute 37 second

Tim Cook defends multibillion dollar Google search deal despite Apple’s privacy focus

Tim Cook has defended his company’s deal with Google despite his prior criticism of the search giant for its cavalier attitude towards user data. The comments, which were broadcast as part of an interview on Axios on HBO, came in response to Cook being asked why he was comfortable taking billions of dollars from Google to make it Apple’s default search engine, despite wanting to protect user privacy. In response to the question, Cook emphasized the security and privacy measures that Apple builds directly into its Safari browser while still allowing its users access to “the best” search engine. ‘It’s...
29 minute 22 second

RTA unveils $160m plan to expand Dubai's smart traffic systems

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has endorsed a AED590 million ($160.6 million) project for the expansion of smart traffic systems in Dubai. The project comes as part of plans to broaden the scope of smart traffic systems in support of efforts to rank Dubai as the smartest city worldwide, said Mattar Al Tayer, director-general and chairman of the RTA. "It encompasses the design and construction of an integrated infrastructure for Dubai smart traffic systems and the construction of a new traffic control centre at Al Barsha. It envisages lifting the smart system coverage of Dubai roads network from the...

47 minute 6 second

An app to check your air quality

With air quality still bad, after Diwali, in Delhi and other North Indian cities, citizens are anxious to know the air quality index or AQI in their neighbourhood. They like to check if it has crossed the danger levels flashed daily on TV. An Android app named Air Cognizer, developed by a trio of students from Bharti Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, Delhi and available as a free download, might come in handy. The user needs to snap a photo with the smartphone and upload an image taken outdoors, with half of the image covering the sky region. Using AI and...
47 minute 41 second

Digital disruption to add 1.4 million new IT jobs in India by 2027

To identify the best opportunities for IT professionals, Cisco, the worldwide technology leader, commissioned International Data Corporation (IDC) to conduct a study which found that India is likely to add over 1.4 million new IT jobs by 2027. This represents a whopping 46% growth in jobs primarily driven by emerging technologies like cybersecurity, Internet of things (IoT) and Big Data, essential digital transformation skills that organisations are seeking. According to IDC InfoBrief, “The 20 Most Significant IT Roles You Should Consider in India” job roles like social media administrator, machine learning designer, and IoT designer are among the most in-demand...
48 minute 23 second

Expected cyber security challenges for 2019

FireEye, Inc., the intelligence-led security company, released its 2019 cyber security predictions report, “Facing Forward: Cyber ​​Security in 2019 and Beyond.” This year’s report includes a top-down view of the cyber security industry by FireEye senior leaders, including CEO Kevin Mandia, in addition to research-based insights from experts from the FireEye iSIGHT Intelligence, Mandiant Consulting, and FireEye Labs teams. The IT and threat landscapes will continue to evolve in 2019, and this report is a look forward at what the cyber security industry needs to address and get right to stay ahead of the adversaries. “We expect 2019 to arrive...