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Chinese Gaming Firm Buys Majority of Gay Dating App Grindr

A Chinese gaming firm has bought a controlling stake in the hugely popular US gay dating app Grindr, despite homosexuality remaining a sensitive subject in the Asian giant. Grindr, which calls itself “the largest network for gay men in the world”, has millions of users globally. It is renowned for facilitating hook-ups, helping potential partners […]

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Allegedly Appears in Benchmark, Specifications Tipped

Back in October, it was reported that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S7 will be packing Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor under-the-hood in some regions, and the new Samsung Exynos 8890 SoC. The handset now appears to have passed the AnTuTu benchmark test with a Snapdragon 820 SoC on board. he AnTuTu benchmark results shown in an […]

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Aqua Pearl Feature Phone With 1600mAh Battery Launched

Aqua Mobiles, an India-based tech company, on Tuesday launched a new budget mobile handset dubbed Aqua Pearl. The feature phone is priced at Rs. 999 and can be purchased from leading online retailer in the country in Gold, White, and Iron Grey colour variants. Aqua Pearl is a dual-SIM dual standby supporting handset that also […]

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ZTE Blade D Lux With 5.5-Inch Display, 13-Megapixel Camera Launched

ZTE has introduced a new smartphone under the ‘Blade’ series, namely the ZTE Blade D Lux. The handset is available in Vietnam and Singapore priced at VND 3,890,000 (roughly Rs. 11,600) and SGD 239 (roughly Rs. 11,100). The device will be sold by M1 carrier in Singapore. The dual-SIM supporting ZTE Blade D Lux runs […]

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90% of smartphone users suffer from this syndrome

Nine of 10 people suffer from “phantom vibration syndrome” — where they mistakenly think their mobile phone is vibrating in their pocket — it has been claimed. Dr Robert Rosenberger, philosopher and assistant professor at Georgia Institute of Technology, said the phenomenon was caused by “learned bodily habits.” Research, published in the Computers in Human […]