‘Internet apocalypse’: strong solar storm could take the world offline for weeks, even months

A new study has warned that a solar superstorm, which occurs once in about a century, could plunge the world into an “Internet apocalypse,” keeping much of society offline for weeks or even months. The Sun constantly bombards the Earth with electromagnetic particles. These particles – which make up the solar wind – are usually … Read more

Bitcoin hits milestones of $51,000, the highest value for cryptocurrency in 4 months since losing in May

Bitcoin appears to be leading the global cryptocurrency market on a new rally following the release of the lackluster US jobs report last Friday (September 3). Bitcoin, the world’s largest and most popular cryptocurrency, climbed $50,940 (about Rs. 37.23 lakhs) in the day. On Monday afternoon (September 6th), the cryptocurrency price reached $51,809.55 (about Rs … Read more

Mac mini with M1X chip to be released in ‘coming months’, iPhone 13 unlikely to show Ring ID: report

The Mac mini with a high-end ‘M1X’ chip will be released in the “coming months” to replace the existing Intel-powered model, according to a report. The new offering could stand alongside the Mac mini that Apple launched last year with its M1 processor. In addition to the new Mac mini, Apple said it has tested … Read more

BGMI iOS Launch: Battlegrounds Mobile India Finally Hits the App Store after Months of Waiting

The Battlegrounds Mobile India iOS app is now available on the App Store for iPhone and iPad after months of waiting. The game has been available to Android users since mid-June and even earlier for pre-registration. Developer Krafton had been pushing the release of BGMI for iOS for some time, and finally it has arrived. … Read more

The price of Microsoft 365 has increased by up to 20 percent, to take effect in 6 months

Microsoft announced on Thursday that it will raise prices by as much as 20 percent for a software package called Microsoft 365, which includes popular apps like Teams and Outlook. The increases will take effect within six months, Microsoft said in a blog announcing the change. The Microsoft 365 suite is the foundation of the … Read more