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Venus might have been habitable and had liquid water billions of years ago

Venus was able to maintain stable temperatures ranging from a minimum of about 20 degrees Celsius to a maximum of about 50 degrees Celsius till approximately three billion years ago, according to a NASA study.

Gadget launches: Telefunken 4K Ultra HD Smart TVs, Skullcandy Sesh truly wireless earbud

Gadget launches of the week: Telefunken launched two 4K Ultra HD Smart TVs in India at a price of up to Rs 29,999 and Skullcandy Sesh truly wireless earbud launched at Rs 5,999.

OnePlus TV partners with Hungama Play to stream movies, TV shows, and Hungama Originals

Hungama Digital Media has entered into a strategic partnership with OnePlus to enable Hungama Play, the video streaming service on the OnePlus TV.

Apple iOS13: Silence unknown callers, Low data mode, and features you might have missed

Apple iOS 13 has been released for all eligible iPhones starting from iPhone 6s, all the way to the latest iPhone 11 series. Here are some useful iOS 13 features you might have missed.

Xiaomi September 24 event: Mi Mix Alpha, Mi 9 Pro, MIUI 11, and more to come

Xiaomi is holding a launch event in China on September 24, 2019, where it will announce the Mi 9 Pro 5G, Mi Mix Alpha, and other products including MIUI 11.

Scientists discover brain neurons that remove ‘unnecessary’ memories

Scientists have discovered neurons in our brain's hypothalamus region, whose inhibition during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep is connected to removing the 'unnecessary' memories from the brain, according to a new study.

Vivo U10 key specifications revealed ahead of September 24 launch

Vivo has announced to launch its new U-series device Vivo U10 in India tomorrow while it has already revealed the specifications of the device.

Asus introduces ROG Phone II in India for Rs 37,999 – and it’s all about monster specifications

Asus ROG Phone II has been launched in India. The high-end gaming smartphone sports a 120Hz display and is powered by a Snapdragon 855 Plus processor.

Amazon Music HD is the company’s new lossless music streaming service with high quality audio

Amazon Music HD is the company's new music streaming service that offers HD and Ultra HD audio quality for millions of songs.

Airtel’s new Rs 599 prepaid plan offers 2 GB daily data, insurance worth Rs 4 lakh

Airtel has announced a new prepaid plan worth Rs 599 in partnership with Bharti AXA Life Insurance. The prepaid plan will bundle free day, unlimited calls along with life term insurance worth Rs 4 lakh.

Scientists to go on year-long expedition to Arctic for understanding climate change

Scientists across 19 countries will go on a year-long expedition to the Arctic for a better understanding of the global climate change.

OnePlus TV to offer automatic volume change when you get a call

OnePlus TV will automatically lower the volume of the TV when users get a call on their phone. Users will also be able to switch seamlessly from one app to another on the TV by just relying on the connecting OnePlus TV app.

Flipkart Big Billion Days: iPhone offers, Galaxy S9 at Rs 34,999, Redmi Note 5 at Rs 7,999

Flipkart's Big Billion Days sale will start on September 29 and go on till October 4. Samsung's older Galaxy S9, Apple's older iPhones, the Redmi Note 5, Realme 3 Pro will be up on discounts.

Google announces new enhancements for Chrome, release date not confirmed

Google hasn't announced when any of these features will go live, however, it does state that there are many more improvements and features, which will accompany these in the upcoming updates.

Xiaomi to introduce ‘Family Sharing’ feature with MIUI 11, will work on both Android and iOS

Xiaomi's new Family Sharing feature allows users to share information between their family members’ devices quickly and safely.

Huawei starts recruiting EMUI 10 internal beta testers for Mate 20 series, Honor 20

Huawei is looking for 500 testers for the log version and 1,500 testers for the non-log version of EMUI 10.

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Premium Edition with Snapdragon 855+, 12GB RAM launched

Xioami has launched the Premium Edition of the Redmi K20 Pro powered by the Snapdragon 855+ processor paired with up to 12GB of RAM for gamers in China.

Does Samsung Galaxy Fold survive being folded outwards? Let’s find out

Samsung Galaxy Fold was able to withstand being bent the opposite side. But, how did it perform during the scratch test, flame test and dust resistance test? Let's find out.

Realme X2 to feature 4,000mAh battery with support for VOOC 4.0 Flash Charge

Realme has posted a teaser on Weibo stating that the device will come with a 4,000mAh battery.

Vivo V17 Pro vs OnePlus 7: What’s the difference?

Here is a comparison of prices and specifications between the newly launched camera-centric smartphone Vivo V17 Pro and the OnePlus 7.