Is there a replacement for email?

  Like countless others, I use email daily, but it’s a love/hate relationship because of the dangers of viruses, trojans, phishing, spam etc. I think it is unreasonable to expect the average person to be able to tell a valid email from one that is dangerous. The latest problem is the incorrect identification of emails … Read more Is there a replacement for email?

How should I replace the failing laptop I use for watching TV and DVDs?

  We don’t have a traditional TV set at home. Instead, we watch TV programmes and DVDs on a 17in Dell Studio 17 laptop, which we plug into our Denon hi-fi system to get decent sound. My husband also uses the laptop for a desktop publishing project. Unfortunately, our Dell is nearly 10 years old. … Read more How should I replace the failing laptop I use for watching TV and DVDs?

LG, Valve Partner on VR Headset Powered by SteamVR; to Be Shown at GDC This Week

LG is trying to step up its effort to enter the virtual reality segment, which is currently being dominated by the likes of Sony, Samsung, and HTC. At this year’s Mobile World Congress, LG reiterated its interest in VR by announcing a collaboration with Valve on a SteamVR-powered headset. This is not the first time … Read more LG, Valve Partner on VR Headset Powered by SteamVR; to Be Shown at GDC This Week

LinkedIn Not Willing to Comply With Russian Data Law – Watchdog

LinkedIn Corp. has failed to reach an agreement with the Russian authorities to restore public access to the social networking website, the company and Russia’s communications regulator said on Tuesday. Russia blocked access to LinkedIn’s website last year after a court found the firm guilty of violating a law that requires companies holding Russian citizens’ … Read more LinkedIn Not Willing to Comply With Russian Data Law – Watchdog

Samsung Mobiles Fest on Flipkart Sees Discounts on Galaxy On Nxt, Galaxy On8, and More

  Flipkart is hosting a Samsung Mobiles Fest on its portal, and as the name suggests the e-commerce giant is offering deals and discounts on a range of Samsung smartphones – apart from the Gear Fit 2 fitness tracker. Smartphones up for discounts are the Samsung Galaxy On Nxt, Samsung Galaxy On8, Samsung Galaxy On7, … Read more Samsung Mobiles Fest on Flipkart Sees Discounts on Galaxy On Nxt, Galaxy On8, and More

Facebook Launches ‘Disputed’ Tag to Crack Down on Fake News

Social media giant Facebook has launched its much hyped “fake news” crackdown initiative in the US, tagging as “disputed” the stories that are deemed false by fact checking organisations, the media reported on Sunday. The new feature uses non-partisan third-party organisations like Snopes and Politifact to assess the factual accuracy of stories reported as fake … Read more Facebook Launches ‘Disputed’ Tag to Crack Down on Fake News

Samsung Galaxy S8 Mass Production Reportedly Begins, Galaxy S8+ Spotted on Benchmark Site

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are scheduled to launch on March 29 this month, and rumours have picked up pace. The latest leak confirms that the devices have already reached mass production stage, and the company targets to make more than 10 million units available in the initial phase. Further, the large Samsung Galaxy … Read more Samsung Galaxy S8 Mass Production Reportedly Begins, Galaxy S8+ Spotted on Benchmark Site

iPhone 6 32GB Space Grey Variant Goes on Sale in India via Amazon

Amazon India and some select carriers in Asia have started offering a 32GB storage variant of iPhone 6 smartphone as part of limited-time offer on their respective sites. If you are wondering what is surprising in this news, Apple never officially released a 32GB variant of the smartphone and was only made available in 16GB, … Read more iPhone 6 32GB Space Grey Variant Goes on Sale in India via Amazon