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F1 22, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, and More: July 2022 Games for PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X

F1 22, Xenoblade Chronicles 3, and More: July 2022 Games for PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X

What are the biggest games in July 2022? F1 22, Loopmancer, Stray, and more are set to release this month. Several other exciting titles from all kinds of gaming genres will also be making their way to PC and consoles. Fans of the action-adventure genre will get plenty of options, including games like Krut: The …

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Raspberry Pie Pico W Microcontroller With Wi-Fi Chip Launched: Price, Specifications

Raspberry Pie Pico W Microcontroller With Wi-Fi Chip Launched: Price, Specifications

Raspberry Pie Pico W microcontroller was launched on Thursday, based on the RP2040 chip that is built on TSMC’s 40nm low-power process. This is an upgraded model of the Raspberry Pie Pico microcontroller that was launched in January last year. As the name suggests, the Pico W adds wireless connectivity for developing Internet of Things …

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MacBook Air (2022) With M2 Chip Tipped to Go on Sale Starting July 15

MacBook Air (2022) With M2 Chip Tipped to Go on Sale Starting July 15

Apple MacBook Air (2022) powered by the company’s M2 chip was unveiled earlier this month alongside the 13-inch MacBook Pro (2022). During the launch, the company said that it would go on sale sometime in July without confirming the exact launch date. Now, a new report claims that the new MacBook Air (2022) will be …

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Micron Forecasts Q4 Earnings Below Expectations, Raises Concern About Chip Down Cycle

Micron Forecasts Q4 Earnings Below Expectations, Raises Concern About Chip Down Cycle

Memory-chip firm Micron Technology announced a significantly weaker than expected business outlook on Thursday, raising concern that following nearly two years of strong demand, the industry was turning towards a down cycle. Micron forecast adjusted revenue for the current quarter at $7.2 billion (nearly Rs. 56,800 crore), plus or minus $400 million (nearly Rs. 3,200 …

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Xiaomi Book Pro 2022 Launch Set for July 4, Teased to Feature 4K OLED Display

Xiaomi Book Pro 2022 Launch Set for July 4, Teased to Feature 4K OLED Display

Xiaomi Book Pro 2022 is all set to launch on July 4 in China alongside the Xiaomi 12S series. The Chinese electronics brand, via Weibo, has confirmed the arrival of the new laptop in its home country. It has also shared a poster on the Chinese microblogging platform, revealing the Mi Notebook Pro successor’s design. …

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Global Smartphone, PC Shipments Expected to Decline in 2022 Amid Inflation, China Slowdown: Gartner

Global Smartphone, PC Shipments Expected to Decline in 2022 Amid Inflation, China Slowdown: Gartner

China’s slowing economy and an inflation-driven drop in consumer spending are expected to drag down global shipments of computers and smartphones this year, according to research firm Gartner. Shipments to China – the world’s biggest smartphone market – are expected to shrink by 18 percent as demand takes a beating from strict COVID-19 curbs that …

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Dell India Reduces Delivery Period to 6-8 Weeks for Some Products: Official

Dell India Reduces Delivery Period to 6-8 Weeks for Some Products: Official

Computer maker Dell Technologies India has been able to reduce product delivery time to customers from 6-8 weeks from 12-14 weeks for some of the products despite the ongoing shortage of semiconductors, a senior official of the company said on Wednesday. Dell Technologies India senior director and general manager, client solutions group, Indrajit Belgundi said …

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Semiconductor Exports to Russia Said to Have Plunged by 90 Percent After Curbs Following Ukraine Invasion

Semiconductor Exports to Russia Said to Have Plunged by 90 Percent After Curbs Following Ukraine Invasion

Global exports of semiconductors to Russia have plummeted by 90 percent since the United States and allies slapped export controls on Moscow over its invasion of Ukraine, US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo said on Wednesday. Raimondo, speaking at an annual Commerce Department conference, also said that controls placed on Russia’s aerospace sector were hammering its …

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Acer Aspire 5 Gaming Laptop With 12th Gen Intel Core i5 Processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 2050 GPU Launched in India: All Details

Acer Aspire 5 Gaming Laptop With 12th Gen Intel Core i5 Processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 2050 GPU Launched in India: All Details

Acer has launched the new Aspire 5 (A515-57G) gaming laptop in India with the latest 12th Gen Inter Core i5 processor and Nvidia GeForce RTX 2050 GPU. The new gaming laptop features a 15.6-inch IPS display with slim bezels and full-HD resolution. The laptop is currently available for purchase through both, offline and online, channels. …

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Ambrane Stylo Max Power Bank With 50,000mAh Battery Capacity Launched in India: Details

Ambrane Stylo Max Power Bank With 50,000mAh Battery Capacity Launched in India: Details

Ambrane has unveiled its Stylo Max 50,000mAh power bank in India. The Stylo Max power bank is claimed to power larger devices like digital cameras and laptops. It can also give a phone a full charge several times to spend extended time on the go, according to the company. The Ambrane Stylo Max power bank …

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Sony Inzone Headphones, Monitors Announced for PS5, PC Gaming Enthusiasts: Details

Sony Inzone Headphones, Monitors Announced for PS5, PC Gaming Enthusiasts: Details

Sony said on Wednesday that it’s launching a new line of headphones and monitors targeting the growing PC market for videogames as the Japanese conglomerate looks beyond its core PlayStation console gaming audience. Sony, whose PlayStation 5 console has been affected by supply chain snarls, last month announced a pivot towards releasing more titles on …

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Semiconductor Shortage Led to Record Wire Fraud Cases Faced by Desperate Buyers: Report

Semiconductor Shortage Led to Record Wire Fraud Cases Faced by Desperate Buyers: Report

A severe semiconductor shortage has resulted in record wire fraud cases last year reported by desperate buyers, a company that tracks counterfeit and fraud in the chip industry said on Tuesday. ERAI said in 2021, there were 101 wire fraud cases reported to the US-based firm, up from 70 in 2020 and 17 five years …

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MediaTek Plans to Open New Design Center in the US With .4 Million Aid From the State

MediaTek Plans to Open New Design Center in the US With $1.4 Million Aid From the State

Taiwan’s MediaTek, the world’s fourth largest chip designer by revenue, plans to create a new design center in Indiana in partnership with Purdue University, the firm told Reuters. MediaTek, which makes processors for many Android phones and smart speakers, declined to say how much it would invest in its first Midwestern design hub, but said …

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Andhra Pradesh Government Said to Drop Laptops for Students, Plans to Distribute Tablets instead

Andhra Pradesh Government Said to Drop Laptops for Students, Plans to Distribute Tablets instead

Several lakh students of classes 9 to 12 studying in government schools in Andhra Pradesh were on Monday left disappointed as the state could not keep its promise of delivering them laptop computers. Government sources now say the proposal to distribute laptops has been dropped as “they are costly and many digital learning apps don’t …

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Taiwan’s GlobalWafers to Invest  Billion in New Silicon Wafer Plant in Texas

Taiwan’s GlobalWafers to Invest $5 Billion in New Silicon Wafer Plant in Texas

Taiwan’s GlobalWafers will spend $5 billion (roughly Rs.39,320 crore) on a new plant in Texas to make silicon wafers used in semiconductors, switching to the United States after a failed European investment. The company said late Monday the new plant, manufacturing 300-millimetre silicon wafers, would start being built later this year and generate as many …

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Apple MacBook Pro (2022) 13-Inch Model With M2 Chip Has a Slower SSD Than the M1 Processor: Report

Apple MacBook Pro (2022) 13-Inch Model With M2 Chip Has a Slower SSD Than the M1 Processor: Report

Apple had unveiled the new 13-inch MacBook Pro (2022) with the M2 chip during the company’s WWDC 2022 keynote. The new M2 chip powering the Apple laptop was claimed by the company to be an upgrade over its previous generation M1 chip. Now, two YouTubers have posted videos claiming otherwise. The new chip paired with …

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Government Approves Proposed Investments Worth Rs.  86,824 Crore for Electronics Manufacturing

Government Approves Proposed Investments Worth Rs. 86,824 Crore for Electronics Manufacturing

The Indian government’s electronics and IT ministry has approved a total of 314 applications with proposed investments of Rs. 86,824 crore under a modified special incentive package scheme till May 31, an official note said. The proposals that were approved in May included an investment of Rs. 596 crore from Bosch Automotive Electronics Private Limited, …

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Acer Aspire 7 Refreshed With 12th Gen Intel Core i5 Chip, GeForce GTX 1650 GPU in India: Details

Acer Aspire 7 Refreshed With 12th Gen Intel Core i5 Chip, GeForce GTX 1650 GPU in India: Details

Acer Aspire 7 has been refreshed with the latest 12th-generation Intel Core i5 processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 GPU for improved performance for the Indian market. The gaming-focussed laptop features a 15.6-inch full-HD+ display with slim bezels on the sides. It comes with Windows 11 Home pre-installed and features an LED-backlit keyboard. The Acer …

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Apple Planning to Launch Multiple iPhones 14, Watch Series 8, iPad, Mac Models Before H2 2023: Report

Apple Planning to Launch Multiple iPhones 14, Watch Series 8, iPad, Mac Models Before H2 2023: Report

Apple is planning to launch a slew of products in the next one year, as per Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman. These products will include four iPhone 14 models, three Apple Watch Series 8 variants, several Mac machines with M2 and M3 chips, Apple’s first mixed-reality headset, a bunch of low-end and high-end iPad tablets, a pair …

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Apple Back to School 2022 Sale: Discounts on iPad Air, MacBook Pro, AirPods, More in India

Apple Back to School 2022 Sale: Discounts on iPad Air, MacBook Pro, AirPods, More in India

Apple’s annual Back to School sale is live on the online Apple Store in India. This sale gives university students and educators to grab great deals on eligible iPad and Mac devices. Purchases made during this sale will be accompanied by a free pair of AirPods along with a 6-month subscription to Apple Music. Eligible …

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