Top 10 Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Microsoft developing bone-conduction headset that guides the blind

While the act of walking down the street might be second nature to most of us, it can be a much more difficult experience for those who are blind or visually impaired. To combat the issue, Microsoft has developed a headset that uses bone-conducting…
Xiaomi's new Mi 6 is impressive

Galaxy Note 4: Full Details of Samsung Next Phablet Leak Weeks Ahead of Release

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The listing for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on the website of Indonesian retailer Eraphone which also lists a full spec sheet. Eraphone The full specifications of the latest product in Samsung's large smartphone/small tablet Galaxy Note range…

Can you own a language?

In its first-ever transparency report, the Wikimedia Foundation revealed a handful of odd stories about takedown requests sent to Wikipedia. Among the claims on public-domain books and monkey selfies was a curious request from 2012: that Wikipedia…

iPhone 6 Reportedly Launching Sooner Than Expected

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When it comes to Apple, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White has a mixed track record. He was the first Apple watcher to reveal that the company planned to launch an iPad mini, though details were scarce at the time, and he also was the first…
Xiaomi's new Mi 6 is impressive

Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

Cancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a gene off is enough. Studies with mice has provided the first evidence that turning a gene on or off can cause cancer. The study gives hope on how epigenetic engineering (deliberately…

How Apple Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Big Screen

The line defining smartphones and tablets has been blurring for some time now, but it may reached its peak with the launch of the Fonepad from Asus, which the company describes as a "tablet with phone functions". While this may be an extreme…
Samsung Galaxy S8 selling twice as many units as S7

Samsung Galaxy S8 selling twice more units than S7 did

Samsung Galaxy S8 selling twice as many units as S7 29 May 2017 Samsung is very proud of the Galaxy S8's market performance. The company is keen to share the sales figures of its latest smartphone and we got yet another update today. Samsung…
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could be bigger than the enormous Galaxy S8+

Galaxy Note 8 could be bigger than the enormous Galaxy S8+

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be even larger than the Galaxy S8+, according to new reports. The handset, which is expected to launch this summer, has been tipped to feature a staggering 6.3-inch screen. The S8+ has a 6.2-inch…
How Nokia and Apple Both Benefit by Ending Their Patent Feud

How Nokia and Apple Benefited by Ending Their Patent Feud

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Getting to the bottom line of the royalty settlement reached on Tuesday between Nokia (NOK) and Apple (AAPL) is difficult because the companies did not disclose terms. The unexpected agreement likely will benefit both parties, however, and could affect Apple's running dispute with Qualcomm (QCOM) .
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Specs May Include Flat Bezel-Less Display

Galaxy Note 8 Specs May Include Flat Bezel-Less Display

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Specs May Include Flat Bezel-Less Display A recent leak claims to show details about the upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. If valid, the leak could reveal a flat,…
Galaxy S8 Vs Galaxy S8 Plus Review

Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Review

Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus? Its a question being asked by millions around the world after Samsung launched two of most attractive smartphones ever made last month. But which model is better and are they good enough to stop you waiting for the…
OnePlus 5 might be even faster than the Galaxy S8

OnePlus 5 might be faster than the Galaxy S8

We already know that OnePlus will launch a new affordable flagship smartphone this summer, and we already know the phone will be called OnePlus 5 — the company confirmed all that already. A variety of other leaks have also revealed…
everything that’s ‘wrong’ with the Galaxy S8

How Galaxy Note 8 might fix everything that’s ‘wrong’ with the Galaxy S8

You’ve waited this long to get the Galaxy S8, and nobody will blame you for buying it. But the phone you really want Samsung to make might not launch until later this year. Samsung already confirmed that it’s making a better, safer,…
Xiaomi's new Mi 6 is impressive

Xiaomi's new Mi 6 is impressive, but not game changing

Xiaomi's new Mi 6 is impressive but not game changing The 5.15-inch Mi 6 looks like another strong Android phone from Xiaomi, but the company may have missed an opportunity to show how innovative it can be. Xiaomi went a different route…