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Japan's Crypto Exchange Coincheck Sued After Hack

Cryptocurrency traders filed a lawsuit Thursday against Japanese exchange firm Coincheck for freezing withdrawals after hackers stole hundreds of millions of dollars in digital assets. Seven people took part in the lawsuit filed at the Tokyo District Court, plaintiffs’ lawyer Hiromu Mochizuki told AFP before the filing. The hack of Coincheck — resulting in the disappearance of NEM cryptocurrency worth ...

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Celkon UniQ With 16-Megapixel Rear Camera Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Celkon Mobiles has launched the Celkon UniQ in India with a price tag of Rs. 8,999. Taking on options such as the Tecno Camon i, Moto E4 Plus, and Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro, the new smartphone flaunts a metal body and a fast front-facing fingerprint sensor. Exact availability details haven’t been disclosed yet. The dual-SIM Celkon UniQ runs Android 7.0 ...

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Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

Apple is in talks to buy storage chips from Yangtze Memory Technologies, a move that would mark the iPhone maker’s first buy from a Chinese memory chipmaker, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday. Apple will use these chips in new iPhone models and other products for sale in the Chinese domestic market specifically, the Nikkei reported, citing two people familiar with ...

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Nokia Starts Review of Digital Health Business, Cuts Jobs in Finland

Finnish network gear maker Nokia has started a strategic review of its digital health business and announced more than 400 job cuts in its home country. Digital health, part of Nokia Technologies unit, is one of the areas where the company had been looking for growth opportunities amid a tough market for its mainstay telecom network gear business. Nokia said ...

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Alcatel POP4 10 4G Voice-Calling Tablet Launched in India: Price, Specifications

TCL licensed brand Alcatel on Thursday announced the launch of its POP4 10 4G LTE tablet in the Indian market. The POP4 10 tablet comes with a pre-installed learning app with NCERT books for all grades, available in English, Hindi, and Urdu which will be accessible offline. The tablet will go on sale starting 12am on February 16. All Alcatel ...

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New iOS 11 Bug Causes iPhone Crashes, Blocks Access to Messages and WhatsApp: Reports

iOS 11 reportedly has a bug that can crash your iPhone as well as block access to your Messages app, as well as third-party apps like Facebook Messenger, Gmail, Outlook, Twitter, and WhatsApp. The bug takes effect when a particular Telugu character is received, or even just pasted into a text area. This reportedly leads to iOS applications becoming frozen ...

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Windows 10 Getting 'Ultimate Performance' Scheme to Boost Speed, Preview Build Reveals

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17101 “Redstone 4” (RS4) for Fast ring users, and Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17604 “Redstone 5” (RS5) build for Skip Ahead users. Insider Preview Build 17101 is specifically designed to upgrade the experience on workstations running Windows 10 Pro by offering a new power scheme called ‘Ultimate Performance’. The new power ...

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Vu Quantum Pixelight 4K Smart LED TV Series Launched in India

Television and monitor manufacturer Vu Technologies has announced the launch of its Vu Quantum Pixelight LED TV. After the Pixelight and PremiumSmart Series of televisions, the California-based smart TV manufacturer has introduced what it claims to be the world’s brightest LED TV. The Quantum Pixelight LED TV will be available in two sizes. The 65-inch variant is priced at Rs. ...

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Fujifilm X-H1 Flagship X Series Camera With In-Body Stabilisation, Professional Video Capabilities Launched

Fujifilm has announced its highest performing X series camera called the X-H1, which has advanced features like in-body image stabilisation and professional video capabilities such as DCI 4K video recording support. The camera will be going on sale on March 1 in the US for $1,900 (roughly Rs. 1,22,100) for the body only. The Fujifilm X-H1 features a 24.3-megapixel APS-C ...

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Apple Confirms Telugu Character Crash Bug Fix Coming to iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS

Apple said on Thursday a bug in some versions of its operating systems is causing its devices to crash when a single character in Telugu, an Indian language, is sent to the device or typed in text editor. The company was working on a fix for the iOS 11, the macOS High Sierra, watchOS 4 and tvOS 11 versions that the ...

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