Artemis Fowl Movie Review: Next Harry Potter? Get Out of Here

In 2001, amidst the burgeoning success of JK Rowling’s Harry Potter books and with the first movie adaptation on the horizon, Irish author Eoin Colfer unveiled his own young adult fantasy novel in Artemis Fowl. Like Harry Potter, it features a secret magical world that most humans don’t know about. Like Harry Potter, its magical … Read more Artemis Fowl Movie Review: Next Harry Potter? Get Out of Here

Talent demand tanks in most sectors in June 2020, green shoots in BPO, Health & Auto: TimesJobs RecruiteX June’20

– Retail, BFSI shed most talent demand in June 2020 M-o-M study – Talent demand picked up in BPO, Health & Automobiles in June 2020 – In Y-o-Y analysis, the demand for talent remained same in June’20 and June’19 The TimesJobs RecruiteX, monthly talent demand index, marks a 4% growth in talent demand in June’20 … Read more Talent demand tanks in most sectors in June 2020, green shoots in BPO, Health & Auto: TimesJobs RecruiteX June’20

Acer Chromebook Spin 713: the Chromebook to buy

Several Chromebooks came out this year vying to become the best “premium” Chromebook of 2020. Two big factors set Acer’s Chromebook Spin 713 apart from the rest. The first is its 3:2 display. Samsung’s Galaxy Chromebook, Asus’ Chromebook Flip C436, and many of last year’s top contenders like the Pixelbook Go all used a 16:9 … Read more Acer Chromebook Spin 713: the Chromebook to buy

Twitter is letting all users limit replies to their tweets on iOS

An update to Twitter’s iOS app lets all users limit who can reply to their tweets. Twitter has been experimenting with this feature since May, but now seems to be rolling out it more widely. “In May, we tested a new way to have a chat with exactly who you want, so you can create … Read more Twitter is letting all users limit replies to their tweets on iOS

Go read this FT story about how Microsoft’s roots in China could help it acquire TikTok

Why, exactly, is Microsoft — purveyor of office software, cloud services, and high-end laptops — so well positioned to buy viral video app TikTok? We’ve previously looked at how the acquisition fits Microsoft’s future ambitions, but a new report from The Financial Times explains how the US tech giant has been preparing for this sort … Read more Go read this FT story about how Microsoft’s roots in China could help it acquire TikTok

Facebook removes Trump post for falsely claiming children are ‘almost immune’ to COVID-19

Facebook has removed a post posted by President Donald Trump’s account for violations of its misinformation policy, the company confirmed to The Verge. The video posted was of a Trump interview with Fox News’ Fox & Friends program, in which the president claimed children are “almost immune” to COVID-19, which is false. The interview also … Read more Facebook removes Trump post for falsely claiming children are ‘almost immune’ to COVID-19

SMIC: Everything you need to know about China’s answer to TSMC

Source: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. It’s an interesting time in the semiconductor industry. Intel announced that it is pushing its 7nm plans to 2022 or 2023 (losing further ground to AMD), Qualcomm just posted massive profits for Q2 2020, and NVIDA may end up buying Arm, the company that designs the core instruction set … Read more SMIC: Everything you need to know about China’s answer to TSMC

Best upcoming Xbox One and Xbox Series X games for August 2020 & beyond

Source: Windows Central Microsoft just revealed the Xbox Series X, showcasing the future of its flagship gaming platform. The Xbox Series X sounds like a beast, with impressive specs that will outstrip any other video game console on the market today, but it’s no good if it doesn’t have the games to showcase that power. … Read more Best upcoming Xbox One and Xbox Series X games for August 2020 & beyond

Creative Outlier Air True Wireless Earphones Review

True wireless earphones such as the AirPods Pro have demonstrated just how much can be achieved in a small form factor, while the Redmi Earbuds S have proven that you don’t need to spend too much for decent true wireless sound. Somewhere between these two extremes is a particularly interesting price segment that doesn’t quite … Read more Creative Outlier Air True Wireless Earphones Review

Want to become the next data science leader? Polish these skills first

Data is the new oil of the digital economy, and a career in Data Science is the most coveted profession presently. Infact Data Science domain faced a very minor impact of the pandemic with negligible job cuts, indicating the business preference for this job! Register here to enroll in this program There are five specialisations … Read more Want to become the next data science leader? Polish these skills first