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$1.6 million Hennessey Venom F5 created to go 300 miles per hour

$1.6 million Hennessey Venom F5 created to go 300 miles per hour

Hennessey aims that the new Venom F5 will become the absolute fastest road auto on earth, and for this, the company has produced the hypercar on a completely new design, chassis and carbon fibre body focused exclusively on the aerodynamics.


HTC U11+ hands-on review

HTC U11+ hands-on review

Instead, the big news today is the HTC U11 life, a trimmed-down version of the U11 that the phone-maker is hoping will give it some action amid the midrange. Both the variants include a dedicated microSD card slot. For your money you're getting a 16-megapixel camera on the rear with an f/2.0 aperture, phase-detect autofocus, "zero-lag" HDR capture and 4K video recording.


Samsung Names CFO Lee as New Chairman

Samsung Names CFO Lee as New Chairman

Samsung Electronics announced Tuesday its third-quarter net profit more than doubled on-year from 4.53 trillion won last year to 11.1 trillion won, thanks to growing global demand for semiconductors. President and CEO of Samsung Electronics J.K. Shin speaks at the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event in New York August 13, 2015. "They have proven track records with extensive experience and outstanding expertise in their fields".


Razer launches 'ultimate' Android phone, no Oz release date yet

Razer launches 'ultimate' Android phone, no Oz release date yet

For audio, the phone is equipped with THX certified USB-C audio adapter with a 24-bit DAC. The Razer Phone is powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 8GB of RAM. The back also includes a dual-tone LED flash module. The phone will run Android 7.1 (Nougat) out of the box, though it wouldn't be outlandish to expect the Android 8.0 (Oreo) update sometime in the next few weeks.


Google builds 3D objects repository for developers

Google builds 3D objects repository for developers

Just like Microsoft's Remix3d, users can find a library of 3D content and users can remix the 3D object using Google's VR apps like Tilt Brush and Blocks. Search through "thousands" of free objects - everything from a rocket ship to a sandcastle, piano, and pirate. Found a robot you like, but need it with four arms instead of two? These models can actually be modified, so if you need something slightly different - like say moving the cheese to the top of the burger patty on that hamburger, ...


Anyone who lives in Karnataka must learn Kannada: CM Siddaramaiah

Anyone who lives in Karnataka must learn Kannada: CM Siddaramaiah

The Kannada language and a separate flag for the state are sensitive issues in Karnataka and come just ahead of the Assembly polls scheduled for May next year. He said only professionals like them who were experts in the tech world must start writing in Kannada about the digital world. The chief minister, however, said he would write to the prime minister yet again.