Here’s how you can upgrade to Windows 11 early


Microsoft will begin rolling out Windows 11 on October 5.  However, the company has finalised the new version and released it to its Release Preview channel. You can switch to the Release Preview in Windows 10 and get the free Windows 11 upgrade early. Here’s how you can get the free Windows 11 upgrade: First … Read more

Upcoming PUBG game is being developed on Unreal Engine 5: report


The developers of the PUBG mobile survival gaming franchise are reportedly availing Unreal Engine 5 for its upcoming instalment. It is no secret that the sequel of the acclaimed is in development. The project rumoured to be titled PUBG 2, is expected to be released next year provided there are no obstacles in the team’s … Read more

MIT study finds Tesla drivers become inattentive when Autopilot is activated


Image Credits: Bloomberg / Contributor under a license. By the end of this week, potentially thousands of Tesla owners will be testing out the automaker’s newest version of its “Full Self-Driving” beta software, version 10.0.1, on public roads, even as regulators and federal officials investigate the safety of the system after a few high-profile crashes. A … Read more

How do you help someone with their leg bitten off by a shark?


How do you help someone with their leg bitten off by a shark? Groundbreaking research by an Australian medic-surfer has uncovered a simple way to stop bleeding and save lives. Find the middle point between the hip and the genitals, make a fist and push as hard as you can. Shark attacks are rare but … Read more

VC Mark Suster: “The bet we’re making now is on founder skills,” not customers or products


Image Credits: Mark Suster / Upfront Ventures We recently caught up with longtime VC Mark Suster of L.A.-based Upfront Ventures, which last raised both an early-stage fund and a growth stage fund several years ago and, according to regulatory filings, is in the market right now, though Suster couldn’t discuss either owing to SEC regulations. We … Read more

PM Imran Khan launches Digital Media Development Program


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has launched the Digital Media Development Program and said that information technology (IT) is a big opportunity for the youth, ARY News reported on Friday. PM Imran Khan, while addressing the launching ceremony of the Digital Media Development Program in Islamabad today, urged the youth not to underestimate themselves and … Read more

Sinovac’s COVID-19 vaccine highly effective against serious illness: study


Sinovac’s COVID-19 vaccine is highly effective against serious illness, although rival shots from Pfizer/BioNTech and AstraZeneca showed better protection rates, a large real world study from Malaysia showed. The latest data is a boost to the Chinese firm, whose COVID-19 vaccine has been under growing scrutiny over its effectiveness following reports of infections among healthcare … Read more

CanSinoBIO COVID-19 vaccine, tested at lower dosage, safe for children: study


CanSinoBIO’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, given at a lower dosage than that for adults, is safe and triggers an immune response in children aged 6-17, results from a small trial showed. Researchers decided to lower the dosage after a few participants developed fever and headaches graded at level 2 severity – the second-lowest of four levels. … Read more

Is putting an emoji as WhatsApp group icon possible now?


WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new feature that will make it possible for people to create new, custom icons to help label group chats. WABetaInfo, a platform that keeps an eye on all WhatsApp updates, says the new feature should allow people to create custom icons for use with group chats. This will be an unprecedented … Read more