Apple might put OLEDs in laptops and tablets to make up for slowing iPhone sales

Apple may use high-end OLED screens in more of its devices, not necessarily just because it wants to, but also because it may satisfy a penalty it supposedly owes to its OLED supplier, Samsung Display — after reportedly failing to buy enough iPhone screens to make good on its contract. According to a report from ETnews, … Read more Apple might put OLEDs in laptops and tablets to make up for slowing iPhone sales

Apple is working to speed up repairs of its bad MacBook keyboards

Apple is now conducting repairs of MacBook, MacBook Air, and MacBook Pro keyboards on-site at its stores, and it’s promising a next-day turnaround for pickup in many cases, according to MacRumors. The company previously sent machines out to its repair depot, but it’s now telling its Genius Bar employees to handle “most” keyboard-related repairs at the store … Read more Apple is working to speed up repairs of its bad MacBook keyboards

Apple recruits former smartlock developer Sam Jadallah to head up home initiatives

Jadallah’s status has already been updated on his LinkedIn profile, according to CNBC. Recent credentials include running Otto, a startup that produced a $700 smartlock with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. The product wasn’t a success, forcing Otto to halt operations just four months after launch — a buyer for the firm may have pulled out at the last moment. … Read more Apple recruits former smartlock developer Sam Jadallah to head up home initiatives

Gates, Zuckerberg Team Up on New Education Initiative

HIGHLIGHTS They will help develop new methods for kids with trouble learning They’ll focus on math, writing and brain functions Among the ideas is using games and technology simulations Tech moguls Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday they will team up to help develop new methods for kids with trouble learning – an effort that will include dabbling … Read more Gates, Zuckerberg Team Up on New Education Initiative

iPhone X, iPhone SE, Other iPhone Models Available With Up to 50 Percent Discount With Exchange, Other Offers

Indian mobile retail chain Sangeetha Mobiles is offering up to 50 percent off on the purchase of iPhonemodels, including the iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPhone SE. While it might sound like an unbelievable offer, it does come with its fair share of caveats. The offer price is a combination of HDFC EMI cashbacks, exchange discounts, and the retailer’s … Read more iPhone X, iPhone SE, Other iPhone Models Available With Up to 50 Percent Discount With Exchange, Other Offers

Idea Offers Up to Rs. 2,000 Cashback on Karbonn Smartphones and Feature Phones

Idea Cellular on Tuesday partnered with Karbonn Mobiles to announce cashback of up to Rs. 2,000 on select Karbonn 4G smartphones and feature phones. The offer entitles buyers to avail a cashback of Rs. 1,500 on the Karbonn A41 Power and A9 Indian, a cashback of Rs. 2,000 on Karbonn Yuva 2, and a cashback of Rs. 1,000 on the Karbonn … Read more Idea Offers Up to Rs. 2,000 Cashback on Karbonn Smartphones and Feature Phones

Data science: the best job in 2018 and the startup shaking up this rising industry

If you are wondering what your purpose is, scrolling through job boards, unsure of what to do in 2018, perhaps consider a job in data science. According to Glassdoor’s 50 Best Jobs In America For 2018, “Data Scientist” has been named the best job in America for three years running, with a median base salary of … Read more Data science: the best job in 2018 and the startup shaking up this rising industry

Facebook Says 6 Millions Signed Up as Blood Donors

More than six million people have signed up as blood donors on Facebook’s “blood donations feature” in India, making it the largest online blood registry in the country, a company executive said on Thursday. “We are part of the team at Facebook that is focussed on building safe and supportive communities. We saw a lot of … Read more Facebook Says 6 Millions Signed Up as Blood Donors

Flipkart Republic Day Sale: Smartphone Deals Detailed, Up to 80 Percent Off on Laptops, Cameras, and More

Flipkart has announced its Republic Day Sale just a day after arch rival Amazon revealed the dates of the next edition of its Great Indian Sale. No surprises for guessing, the two e-commerce sales will clash: the Flipkart sale will begin on January 21 and end on January 23, while the Amazon sale will begin the same day but end on January … Read more Flipkart Republic Day Sale: Smartphone Deals Detailed, Up to 80 Percent Off on Laptops, Cameras, and More

Ryanair cancels flights after ‘messing up’ pilot holidays

Ryanair cancelled 82 flights on Sunday after admitting it had “messed up” the planning of its pilots’ holidays. The budget airline said on Saturday that it will cancel 40-50 flights every day for the next six weeks. Marketing officer Kenny Jacobs said affected customers with bookings up to 20 September had been informed. “We have messed up … Read more Ryanair cancels flights after ‘messing up’ pilot holidays