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Nokia 6 (2017) starts receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

Nokia 6 (2017) starts receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update

The OTA update is being rolled out in a phased manner globally, and India is among the first countries to receive the update . Android 8.0 is now available on HTC U11 with the software update number 3.16.708.3. The latest update also brings the latest December Android security patch, which is always a good thing. Additionally, Nokia 5 is powered by the Snapdragon 430 paired with 2GB/3GB of RAM and 16GB of Internal Storage.


Homestead To Host Super Moon and Lunar Eclipse Viewers

Homestead To Host Super Moon and Lunar Eclipse Viewers

As Nahum Arav, a professor of astrophysics at Virginia Tech explains, a super moon is when the moon is at its closest distance to the Earth, making it look about 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than full moons that are further away.


Microsoft Acquires Cloud-Based Gaming Company PlayFab

Microsoft Acquires Cloud-Based Gaming Company PlayFab

Incorporating PlayFab's experience, growing network of game developers and powerful gaming-as-a-service platform into our product offering is an important step forward for gaming at Microsoft. "The cost and complexity of achieving this through custom-built, server-side tools and technologies is high, and PlayFab offers developers a compelling model that scales naturally with their games' players ", Choudhry said.


A dinosaur as big as a bus found in Egypt's western desert

A dinosaur as big as a bus found in Egypt's western desert

The dinosaur named Mansourasaurus shahinae , which lived during the Cretaceous period, stretched the length of a school bus and was as heavy as an elephant. When Matt Lamanna saw photos of fossils discovered in the Sahara Desert of Egypt , his jaw dropped. Unlike the exposed, rocky regions that make dinosaur hunting easy in the U.S.


There is a 4G variant of the Nokia 3310

There is a 4G variant of the Nokia 3310

The company will announce pricing details at the time of roll out. Available in Fresh Blue and Deep Black colour variants, the specifications of the device too remain the same. The operating system of the device, YunOS , is developed by Alibaba during their Android Open Source Project (AOSP). A note about YunOS: while its a fork of Android, it tries to do what Firefox OS (and WebOS before that) attempted.


Uhuru to address the nation after Raila's swearing

Uhuru to address the nation after Raila's swearing

The local radio station Capital FM reported that Odinga's supporters had been granted permission to use the park, but police and government spokespeople could not immediately be reached for comment. Police have declared the venue - Uhuru Park - as "out-of-bounds" but have asked citizens to go about their normal duties. Kenyatta was sworn in in November a year ago, but NASA has refused to recognise the legitimacy of his government and vowed to run a parallel government.