Sami Khan

31 Flips | 10 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @findmeassam1d5v | Fascinated by gadgets and gizmos. Works as a technology reporter for International Business Times, but my interests are not limited to just tech. Cars and superbikes drive my passion, but give me a bicycle and I will still enjoy it. Keep moving, never be still. 

Finally the great Android Burger Emoji Crisis of 2017 solved by Google

The most frustrating thing about owning an Android phone is fixed. Google has changed the burger emoji.<p>After a long wait, Google has fixed the …

This smart condom watches your every move during sex so you can be better and safe

Be it a one-night stand or a romantic love-making session with your partner, i.Con Smart Condom by British Condoms wants you to watch your every move.<p>…

The mystery of X: Elon Musk's x.com is live and it's nothing what you'd imagine - IBTimes India

Elon Musk's x.com is live, but there's thick smog of mystery surrounding it.<p>Most people know Elon Musk for his ambitious inventions and businesses …

OnePlus 5's official-looking render leaked to show its real design ahead of June 20 launch - IBTimes India

With only a few days to go, OnePlus 5's purported official render has leaked online.<p><b>Updated on June 7, 2017:</b><p>In a fresh leak by noted mobile tipster …

End of an era as mp3 music format popularised by the iPod is officially discontinued [Update]

[<i>Update: OS News reports that what Fraunhofer IIS fails to mention is that the last of the patents expired, and this is the reason that it is no longer licensing the format.</i>]<p>More than 25 years after it was first developed, the mp3 format for digital music has been officially discontinued. The …

Google makes 2 new changes to AdSense: How will policy violations rule affect bloggers and YouTubers? - IBTimes India

Google has announced two changes to its AdSense network with an aim to make its policy violation rules more transparent.<p>In a move to increase …

How Trump gets his fake news

The president rarely surfs the web on his own, but his staff have made a habit of slipping news stories on to his desk—including the occasional internet hoax.<p>White House chief of staff Reince Priebus issued a stern warning at a recent senior staff meeting: Quit trying to secretly slip stuff to …

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WannaCry virus patch, protection tips, facts and everything you need to know - IBTimes India

WannaCry leveraged a flaw from the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), raising questions over the government's practices of stockpiling …

WhatsApp group admin can be booked for offensive posts: Varanasi DM orders - IBTimes India

If you are a group admin on WhatsApp or Facebook, be prepared to get into trouble for others' posts.<p>For some users, having the admin rights over a …

Trump's White House No Longer Gets Benefit Of The Doubt On Anti-Semitism

Sean Spicer's Holocaust flub extends an alarming pattern.<p>Intentionally or not, Donald Trump’s White House has been trafficking in anti-Semitism since Day 1 of his presidency, and throughout his campaign before that.<p>Considering that history ― a remarkably long dossier of insensitive comments, …

Microwave what?! Research suggests we've been drinking tea all wrong

Here's something that might make you spit out your tea.<p>According to food scientist Dr Quan Vuong, from the University of Newcastle in Australia, …

Apple sensors will keep your blood sugar levels in check: Making wearables relevant again? - IBTimes India

The top secret project, which was envisioned by Steve Jobs, is aimed at tracking glucose levels accurately through non-invasive methods.<p>"Vision …

Viral video of Russian stuntman skateboarding on top of a skyscraper grabs cops' attention [VIDEO] - IBTimes India

The stuntman Oleg Sherstyachenko, also known as Oleg Cricket to his fans, is seen skateboarding, somersaulting and tiptoeing on the narrow beams of a …

How many calories does sex burn? Freaky penis ring lets you track and improve sex life - IBTimes India

Lovely penis ring tracks wearer's movements and positions during a sexual intercourse and sends the data to an app with the same name.<p>Sex is a big …

Where is Café X – coffee shop run by robots? Efficiency and low price wins over customers - IBTimes India

Step into the future.<p>Is the future already here? At a coffee shop in San Francisco – the new Café X – robots are changing the way of the world.<p>The …

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Google Pixel 2 rumours: Improved camera, CPU and an affordable Pixel in the making - IBTimes India

New information on Pixel 2 reveals a lot more than we already know, and it's kind of exciting.<p>Google is already working on the successors for its …

Facebook vs Fake News saga continues: Minor tweaks to 'Trending' feature to churn better results - IBTimes India

Facebook continues to upgrade its social networking site to combat fake news and generate genuine news from reliable sources.<p>Facebook's ongoing …

In India, feature phones still outsell smartphones, and it's the rich that are buying them! - IBTimes India

55% of the total handset shipments in India were made up of feature phones. The launch of 4G VoLTE-ready feature phones will certainly sustain the …

Moto X Play gets Android Nougat via CyanogenMod-based LineageOS custom ROM [How to install] - IBTimes India

Here's a tutorial on how to install Android Nougat via LineageOS custom ROM on Moto X Play.<p>Moto (formerly known as Motorola) released Nougat update …

Google Maps for iOS now offers real-time info on how crowded a place is

Google Maps has been offering information on customer numbers at places like coffee shops and restaurants since 2015, though the obvious drawback was …

The best theory for why Trump tells such obvious lies

Every administration has, from time to time, sought to mislead the public about something or other. But Donald Trump’s administration already stands out for the frequency of misleading statements, their baldfacedness, and the at times absurd content. Anyone might try to exaggerate the degree to …

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Lamborghini Huracán RWD Spyder launch date in India confirmed: Price, specs and everything you need to know - IBTimes India

Your love for supercars will get a boost with the launch of this new Italian sports car by Lamborghini in India.<p>In India, Lamborghini is seen as an …

Nokia Android phone 2017: Company drops major hints about next smartphones that will shock you - IBTimes India

Nokia 6 is just the beginning, as the company has a lot in store for fans in 2017 and 2018.<p>HMD Global is using the prominent brand name of Nokia to …

Bill Gates' net worth could make him 'the world's first trillionaire' in next 25 years - IBTimes India

Bill Gates will be the first person in the world to earn the title of a trillionaire before other wealthy men such as Amancio Ortega, Warren Buffett, …

What Happens When a President Can't Handle Bad News?

<i>First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.</i><p><b>What happens when a president can’t handle bad news</b><p>If there’s a common theme from the Washington Post story describing “tumult” in the new White House, …

Sperm fertility test made simpler with smartphones - IBTimes India

YO sperm kit makes it easy to test your fertility using smartphones without going to clinics.<p>Men often discard the importance of a fertility test, …

Donald Trump in White House: Here are the fun facts about the presidential house - IBTimes India

Everything you need to know about the White House is right here.<p>You may have seen the White House models in a lot of movies, but there are some …

iOS 11 features: New leak shows much-needed upgrade to FaceTime video calling - IBTimes India

Here's everything else you need to know about iOS 11 release and compatibility along with upcoming features.<p>Apple is still months away from launching …