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Apple increases iPhone prices in India post tax hike

The analyst claims that Apple will sell about 79 million iPhones (including the iPhone X ) through December, which is a slight increase from the previous year when the company shipped 78 million units. The companies claim these are estimates, as they are yet to decide the exact price increase. Meanwhile, the price of iPhone 6 32GB version has been increased by Rs 1,280 to Rs 30,780 after the duty hike.


Microsoft Surprises Nine-year-old Who Gave Up Xbox To Donate Blankets

Microsoft Surprises Nine-year-old Who Gave Up Xbox To Donate Blankets

This year Mikah chose to help the needy and for the same, he had to give up his Xbox and he did so happily and donated blankets to the people who are wandering in the cold. Frye first chose to give up his own present as a charitable gesture when he saw homeless people outside in the cold around Ashland County, Ohio, when he was with his grandma, Fox 8 reported on December 6.


Passive scrolling on Facebook can make you feel bad

Passive scrolling on Facebook can make you feel bad

In a blog post published on Friday, Facebook addressed a "hard question": "Is spending time on social media bad for us?" The researchers cited one experiment in which University of MI students randomly assigned to read Facebook for 10 minutes were in a worse mood at the end of the day than students assigned to post or talk to friends on Facebook.



Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL get sizeable discounts

If you're also looking to save some money, it seems that Google is feeling the Christmas spirit because they have discounted both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL . The Google Pixel 2 is slated to deliver up to seven hours of use on 15 minutes of charging and is available in 64GB and 128GB internal storage variants.


Record Breaker! 8th Alien Planet Found Around Distant Star

Record Breaker! 8th Alien Planet Found Around Distant Star

But while we now know that Kepler-90 has the same number of orbiting planets as our Sun, the solar system is a poor candidate in the search for extraterrestrial life - or at least , life as we know it (especially compared to something like the planets that surround TRAPPIST-1 ).