Xiaomi 11T Series to get 3 Android OS updates, 4 years of security updates

The Xiaomi 11T and 11T Pro smartphones, due for release this month, will have three Android OS updates and four years of security updates in their lifecycle, the company announced. Xiaomi didn’t make any other devices part of the announcement, but said it is working to give similar treatment to the devices already released. Xiaomi, … Read more

Shark-tooth dinosaur that competed with the T-Rex lived in present-day Uzbekistan 90 million years ago

About 90 million years ago, during the Cretaceous period, a gigantic dinosaur with ‘shark-like’ teeth roamed modern-day Uzbekistan, says a new study. The carnivorous dinosaur was 7.5-8 meters long and weighed 1,000 kg – which would make it slightly longer than an African elephant and heavier than two fully grown buffaloes. The researchers were surprised … Read more

Abba reunites after 40 years, but as digital avatars releasing their biggest hits

Abba separated nearly 40 years ago and vowed never to reunite. The legendary Swedish pop group decided against this. Announcing their return for a new musical album, “Voyage”, Abba said its November release will be followed by a series of concerts featuring their digital avatars that will play hits such as “Mamma Mia”, “Dancing Queen” … Read more

Amazon-branded TV will launch in the US in October, after nearly two years of development: report

Amazon is planning to launch its Amazon-branded TV in the US as early as October, Business Insider reported on Thursday. The launch, involving teams from Amazon Devices and Lab126, has been underway for nearly two years, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. The TVs, which will be powered by Alexa voice assistant, … Read more

Binance Founder Changpeng Zhao Claims His US Encryption Exchange Arm Targets IPO Within 3 Years: Report

Changpeng Zhao, founder and CEO of Binance, the global cryptocurrency exchange, said his US arm could have an initial public offering within the next three years, The Information reported on Wednesday. “Binance.US will just do what Coinbase did,” Zhao said, according to the report. Binance.US is also expected to end a large round of private … Read more

Shopee Becomes Brazil’s Most Downloaded Shopping App in 2 Years: Learn Its Game-Changing Approach

Sea’s Shopee took just two years to become the most downloaded shopping app in Brazil, winning users to its low-cost market with its revolutionary approach to e-commerce: in-app minigames that offer coupons to winning users. The Singapore-based company has combined online shopping with the gaming goal of its separate mobile gaming arm Garena – creator … Read more

Samsung will invest KRW 240 trillion over next three years; Expand on AI, Robotics, More Industries

The Samsung Group will invest KRW 240 trillion (about INR 15,26,645 crores) over the next three years to expand its footprint in the biopharmaceutical, artificial intelligence, semiconductor and robotics industries in the post-pandemic era, Samsung Electronics said. South Korea’s biggest conglomerate said on Tuesday that investments through 2023 should help Samsung strengthen its global position … Read more

Diversifying, Manufacturing, and Marketing CPUs for the Angstrom Era: Intel’s Next Five Years

Intel recently made a number of major announcements about its future product roadmaps, manufacturing technology, and marketing strategy. Not only will it open up its fab and foundry capabilities to third parties, but Qualcomm and Amazon’s AWS have already signed on as clients. We’ve often used terminology¬†like 14nm and 10nm to describe how transistors need … Read more