Foxconn Plans US Display Plant for Over $10 Billion, Scouting for Location

    HIGHLIGHTS Foxconn is currently considering Wisconsin, Ohio, and others The company plans to invest more than $10 billion in a plant in the US Foxconn already has operations in Pennsylvania Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker and a major Apple supplier, plans to invest more than $10 billion (roughly Rs. 64,588 crores) in a display-making factory […]

    Windows 10 ‘Controlled Folder Access’ to Provide Protection From Ransomware

    HIGHLIGHTS Certain apps can be allowed through the protection The new feature is seen in preview build version 16232 The new Exploit Protection feature is work-in-progress After WannaCry and Petya, it seems like Microsoft has realised the potential harm that ransomware can cause to its operating systems and its customers’ sensitive information. This might partly be the reason why the […]

    GST Effect: iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch Prices in India Slashed

    HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 7 price in India now starts at Rs. 56,200 instead of Rs. 60,000 iPhone 7 Plus MRP 32GB will now retail at Rs. 67,300 Price of new Mac and iPad models have also been slashed On the day that GST has gone into effect, Apple has announced a reduction in the maximum retail prices of iPhone, iPad, Apple […]

    New Firewall Claimed to Better Protect Android Devices From Threats

    HIGHLIGHTS A new firewall programme can protect smartphones from malware attacks It can be implemented as a tiny chip, or an independent software module Researchers use machine learning algorithms to monitor smartphones Scientists have developed an innovative firewall programme that can protect smartphones from malicious codes and security threats. Earlier this year, researchers from the […]

    Shopping in Sowcarpet: Chennai’s clothing bazaar

    Chennai is a storied city with many tales to tell, some going back several centuries. Sowcarpet is one of these stories that make up the fabric of chennai’s history. How sowcarpet came to be The theory goes that the name sowcarpet comes from the hindi word ‘Sahukar’ meaning trader or moneylender, a nod to the […]

    Georgia Aquarium coupons, deals, discounts

    Before taking your family to the Georgia Aquarium, check out the many coupons, discounts and deals available to help you save money. Some deals are designed for anyone to take advantage of, while others are offered only to specific groups, such as college students or veterans. Refer to the Georgia Aquarium website for current ticket prices. As you’re […]

    The Guardian view on privacy: computers gossip

    Our digital lives are now as real as money, and so debates about online privacy are actually about our political freedoms. Photograph: Alamy Wednesday 30 August 2017 19.04 BSTLast modified on Wednesday 30 August 2017 22.00 BST At the beginning of the internet age, people used to go online, but no longer. Instead we live there from the moment […]

    8 all you can eat deals in London that are actually good

    Don’t mind if I do (Picture: Getty) Generally speaking, anything advertised as ‘all you can eat’ is to be avoided at all costs, unless you like your dinner with a side portion of salmonella.   That said, London is home to quite a few little-known bottomless menus that are a) good and b) won’t make […]