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Apple iPhone XR gets a massive discount in India

Apple iPhone XR gets a massive discount in India

April 7, 2019 By King

The iPhone XR was launched in India with a base price of INR76,900 ($1,117). Six months later it has received an impressive discount of INR17,000 ($247) in the country. The Apple iPhone XR will be available at a discounted price in India starting tomorrow, and those who have HDFC Bank’s debit/credit card will get an

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How to create a storage account in Microsoft Azure

April 6, 2019 By King

One of the most fundamental benefits of cloud computing is the ability to create an off-premise storage capacity that is accessible to an entire enterprise at any time from anywhere. Whether your business stores enterprise-critical data or general images for your website, having reliable access, supported by the proper backup and redundancy procedures, is vital.

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How to create a storage account in Microsoft Azure
Xiaomi Mi A2, Nokia 6.1 Plus and other Android One smartphones could finally get native Themes app

Xiaomi Mi A2, Nokia 6.1 Plus and other Android ...

April 5, 2019 By King

For long, stock Android phones have lacked any form of native customization options. If one wanted to change the appearance of the homescreen and menus, a third-party launcher was the only option. With Android 9 Pie, Google started offering a light dual theme system, where a dark wallpaper would darken the background of the menus

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Startup MemVerge Combines Memory, Storage

April 3, 2019 By King

A startup combining persistent memory and data storage has emerged from stealth mode with a platform running on chip maker Intel’s Optane architecture. MemVerge claims to have invented what it calls “memory-converged infrastructure” that eliminates barriers between memory and storage. The platform, which is based on Intel’s Optane DC persistent memory, targets machine learning, data

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Startup MemVerge Combines Memory, Storage
Building The World’s Largest Solar Storage System

Building The World’s Largest Solar Storage System

April 2, 2019 By King

Over the past year, several companies have outlined plans to build solar-and-storage systems around the world—from Australia to Arizona and to the heart of the Permian oil patch in West Texas. As battery and renewable power generation costs continue to fall, utilities aim to combine solar farms with battery storage as a way to boost

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Italy Seen Needing Energy Storage to Deliver on...

April 1, 2019 By King

Italy must more than double its capacity to store electricity if it wants to slash pollution from burning fossil fuels, the head of the nation’s power transmission network said. Terna SpA Chief Executive Officer Luigi Ferraris said Italy may need as many as 6 gigawatts of storage by 2030 to balance a boom in renewables. Storage

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Italy Seen Needing Energy Storage to Deliver on Pollution Pledge
Your Brain Needs 1.5 MB of Storage to Master Your Native Language

Your Brain Needs 1.5 MB of Storage to Master Yo...

March 31, 2019 By King

At one point we were all babbling babies, our brains producing sounds no more complicated than adorable “ahs” and “coos.” But during our early explorations, we began internalizing words and they soon began to have meaning. Now, a new study suggests that learning a language between birth and age 18 is not as effortless as

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WhatsApp’s new dark mode: Here’s ho...

March 27, 2019 By King

 is joining the dark(mode) side. The Facebook-owned app is reportedly developing a dark mode for the Android version of its app. Over the past few years, WhatsApp has become one of the most popular messaging apps. A large portion of that success is thanks to WhatsApp focusing on features like end-to-end encryption. But, as more

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WhatsApp’s new dark mode: Here’s how it looks on Android