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Tech Day: Updates Related To Amazon Kindle, Bang & Olufsen Earbuds, and Intel

Let's start! ::: Amazon is all set to remove the 3G internet access for the users of Kindle. Image Credit: Getty Images Amazon recently sent an email to the users of Kindle telling them that their device would no longer support the cellular network of 3G. This comes as a move after the operators announced that they would be shifting their network completely to 4G and 5G technology. This shift would make 2G and 3G networks an outdated technology. The shift is currently only for the users of the United States of America. It would start coming into effect by the end of 2021. The devices that will lose internet access are Kindle First Generation, Kindle Second Generation, and Kindle DX Second Generation. The users will be unable to download new content. However, they would still be able to access the content that they have already downloaded on their device. Some devices that would lose cellular internet access but retain WiFi access are Kindle Keyboard Third Generation, Kindle Touch

Weekly Update: July 19, 2021 - July 23, 2021

I don't dream at night. I dream all day; i dream for a living. Steven Spielberg (American Film Director; December 18, 1946) Let's start! Here's a Fun Fact that you may not, or may, know: According to Guinness World Records , the oldest living land animal is known to be a tortoise who goes by the name Jonathan. Image Credit: Guinness World Records As per the latest update, Jonathan was born in 1832 and turned 187 years in 2019. Advertisement July 19, 2021 (Monday) :::The number of Corona Cases across India were as follows: Confirmed - 3,11,44,229 Recovered - 3,03,08,456 Deceased - 4,14,108 ::: Indian Sellers Collective (ISC) , an advocacy group of Micro & Small e-commerce sellers, wrote an open letter to Narayan Murthy, the Founder of Infosys. In the open letter, ISC has asked Narayan Murthy to end his partnership with Amazon in Cloudtail. Cloudtail is a joint venture of Amazon India and Catamaran Ventures, Narayan Murthy's family office. Cloudtail has been alleged

Tech Day: Updates Related to LG PuriCare Wearable Airpurifier, Facebook & Telegram, and Bose Sleepbuds II TWS Earbuds

Let's start! ::: LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is getting an update. Image Credit: LG LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is all set to come in the market with a built-in microphone and speaker. The built-in microphone will amplify the voice of the person who is talking. The total weight of the LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is estimated to be 94 grams. The weight is inclusive of the chargeable 1,000mAh built-in battery. The company claims that a user will be able to wear it comfortably for eight hours continuously. The company had earlier said that it would work well to protect a user from the coronavirus. The efficacy of the LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is currently being examined to verify the statement. Once approved, it will be launched in Thailand in August 2021. The sale of LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier is expected to be boosted by the COVID-19 pandemic and air pollution. Advertisement ::: Facebook and Telegram have been fined by a Russian court. Image Credit

Weekly Update: July 12, 2021 - July 16, 2021

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; its holy ground. There's no greater investment. Stephen Covey (American Educator; October 24, 1932 - July 16, 2021) Let's start! Here's a Fun Fact that you may not, or may, know: According to Photography Talk, the photo of the first person taken was an accident. Image Source: Photography Talk It is said that since he was getting his shoes cleaned from a roadside shoe-cleaner, he stayed still for time long enough to get captured by a camera. Advertisement July 12, 2021 (Monday) :::The number of Corona Cases across India were as follows: Confirmed - 3,08,74,376 Recovered - 3,00,14,713 Deceased - 4,08,764 :::Afghan migrants in Finland took a relaxing breath as Finland put a hold on its deportation process to Afghanistan. The hold put on the deportation process is said to be on a temporary basis due to the potential instability in Afghanistan. The concern for instability in Afghanistan grew after the United States of America d

Tech Day: Updates Related to Nothing Ear (1) DropX, Call Of Duty Season 6, and YouTube

Let's start! :::The tech market is warming up for the release of Nothing Ear (1) DropX . Image Credit: Trusted Reviews The sale of Nothing Ear (1) DropX will see the release of the first hundred units on StockX. The sale would be in the form of an exclusive auction. With, Nothing Ear (1) DropX will become the first tech product to launch on StockX. The sale goes live on July 19, 2021, at 6:30 pm (IST), and it will remain live till 6:29 pm (IST) on July 21, 2021. Customers who succeed in getting their hands on the limited edition of Nothing Ear (1) DropX will be the first ones to get it before it has been fully revealed to other customers. The limited edition of Nothing Ear (1) DropX will reportedly be engraved with the number starting from 1 to 100, signifying which one has been bought by the customer. Once launched, the earbuds with active noise cancellation feature will be available on Flipkart at ₹5,999/-. Advertisement :::The gamers, especially the fans of Call Of Duty, are on

Weekly Update: July 05, 2021 - July 09, 2021

I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me. Fred Allen (May 31, 1894 - March 17, 1956; American Comedian) Let's start! Here's a Fun Fact that may not, or may, know: Some humans dream in black & white. Image Credit: Sharon McCutcheon/Unsplash It is believed that in the earlier days, majority of people dreamed in black & white because color televisions were not invented. Advertisement July 05, 2021 (Monday) :::The number of Corona Cases across India were as follows: Confirmed - 3,05,85,229 Recovered - 2,97,00,430 Deceased - 4,02,728 ::: Furlenco , Bengaluru-based furniture & appliance rental startup, raised around ₹1,000 crores. The fund that has been raised is a mix of debt and equity. It was raised in Zinnia Global Fund-led Series D funding round that saw the participation of investors like CE-Ventures and Lightbox Ventures, to name a few. After raising the fund, Furlenco aims to expand its user base by offering more customized soluti

Tech Day: Updates Related to Windows Print Spooler Service, Xtend Smartwatch, and Secure Internet

Let's start! :::The security researchers at Microsoft addressed a flaw in the Printer Spooler Service of Windows after which Microsoft rolled out an emergency patch. Image Credit: CIO Bulletin The members of the security research team identified the flaw, named PrintNightmare after they accidentally published a Proof-of-Concept (PoC) exploit code. Reportedly, the flaw can let hackers access the affected or most vulnerable systems to install programs, modify data, and create new accounts with full admin rights. It is recommended to let Microsoft update your Windows service as hackers can perform all the malicious activities from anywhere in the world and affect your system. Microsoft has rolled out the patch for Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 12 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1. Microsoft is planning to roll out the patch for Windows 2012, Windows 2016, and 1607 version of Windows 10 as early as possible. Advertisement :::boAt has