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Reddit finally allows you to customize your profile

Reddit allowing customization
Now you can change your profile picture, add a bio and add a display name as well. Reddit, on April 9, 2020 rolled out an update that now allows users to change their profile pictures, banners, add a bio and put a display name as well (not username). Ever since its foundation in 2005, Reddit initially did not allow users to...

Google Chrome adds global media controls

Google Chrome has added a small but pretty useful feature - global media controls that now allow you to control all the audio and video sources from a widget in the current working tab. With the addition of media controls, you can now start and stop YouTube videos, play next and previous videos and songs while not having to...

iPhone 11 is the only iPhone worthy of getting from the latest lineup

Cupertino, CA: This morning Apple launched its newest line of products including the newest iPhones and the Apple Watch. The expected iPhone 11 debuted with a dual-camera configuration in a new design in six colors. Features include Dolby Atmos audio, WiFi 6, an ultrawide camera lens and enhanced camera features. You'll be able to take landscape selfies and videos and...

Intel’s first AI chip ‘Spring Hill’ unveiled

Intel has unwrapped its first processor that is designed for artificial intelligence and is planned for use in data centres. The new Nervana Neural Network Processor for Inference (NNP-I) processor has a more approachable codename of Spring Hill. Spring Hill is a modified 10nm Ice Lake processor which sits on a PCB and slots into an M.2 port typically used for...

What on earth is a Lunibox? Meet the viral art box that’s breaking the internet

Lunibox is a 3D paper-carved art box. It has layers of paper cuttings that are carved in beautiful designs put up one upon the other. On the back, there's an LED that illuminates it all and the end result is a super cool and enchanting art box. Have a look at the below GIF: The company that makes these art...

Suspected vaping illness related contaminant found

For weeks, officials have searched for what could be causing a string of vaping-related respiratory illnesses across the country. Now, they may have found a clue: Many of the products used by the patients contained a common contaminant — an oil derived from vitamin E, according to news reports. The news of the contaminant comes from the U.S. Food and...