Shashwat Singh

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The world's 'most powerful' smartphone isn't, but it's still good

One smartphone maker is learning the hard way why you shouldn't promise more than you can deliver. Yu (partly owned by India's Micromax) has unveiled the Yutopia, which it bills as the "most powerful phone on the planet." There's only one problem: it isn't. You'll find plenty to like in the …

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL review

A year ago, I gave up on Windows Phone. Frustrated by a lack of quality apps, poor hardware offerings, and a feeling of missing out, I bought an iPhone like millions of others. I haven’t regretted switching away from Windows Phone at all.<p>But I have been waiting for a true flagship Windows phone to …

Windows Phone

'Thinking cap' controls prosthetic arm with thoughts, not surgery

The ability to control prosthetics with only the power of your mind has been around for a while, but it typically requires control electronics implanted directly into the patient. With this new, non-invasive method developed at the University of Houston, however, amputees can command their robotic …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review: curves for pleasure, not function

Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone has a curved screen, powerful processor and premium craftsmanship that finally matches rivals<p>Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone the Galaxy S6 Edge has a curved screen, metal body and is powerful. But is it enough to beat strong competition from HTC, Sony and …

Phones

A Girl Raps A Fitting Reply To Honey Singh's Songs In This Open Video Letter

Subscribe to Storypick<p>“<i>Blue eyes, hypnotize teri kardi hai mennu</i>” is the first thing that came to my mind today when I saw a cat with blue eyes. A …

Sony Sells 4.1 Million PlayStation 4 Game Consoles

Sony said Tuesday that it had sold 4.1 million PlayStation 4 game consoles during the holiday season, as competition with Microsoft’s Xbox One game system intensified.<p>The solid performance of Sony’s game division has buoyed the company as it deals with weakness in its consumer electronics arm, as …

Dow Jones

Windows Store and Windows Phone Store pass half a million apps combined

Microsoft recently updated its by the Numbers webpage to indicate that the Windows Store and the Windows Phone Store have now passed half a million apps combined. More specifically, the two stores now include 525,000 apps between them.<p>We reached out to the company to confirm the figure and find out …

Mobile this week: Nexus 6 review; Nexus 5 runs great on Lollipop

Advertisement<p>33 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin C. Tofel/Gigaom<p>This was a big week for Google Android as the first official Nexus 6 reviews appeared along with …

One year in, here's what our readers think of the PlayStation 4

One year ago today, the PlayStation 4 was released in North America. When we took a look at it in our original review, we lauded the console for its "masculine chassis" that could "compete for visual attention" in your living room, a controller that's "damn close" to being perfect and a user …

Bye Whatsapp, Hello Telegram (And Later... Bye TG, Hello WhatsNext)

It started casually enough. A group of Young Global Leaders, a community established by the World Economic Forum, were going to the annual conference in Davos in Jan 2014. With over one hundred of the community present, spread out over kilometers of a snowy Swiss town, it can be very hard to …

Chatbots

'Assassin's Creed' Needs To Slow Down And Refocus, Or Risk Total Derailment

After a tumultuous launch day, the reviews are finally in and Assassin’s Creed Unity is…alright. The next-gen AC offering has received middling scores after a midday review embargo dropped, while its companion title, the last-gen Assassin’s Creed Rogue, offered no review copies, so everyone is …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.