Google CEO Sundar Pichai defends Pixel team, says “hardware is hard”

Software is easily mutable, and can be rapidly fixed during a development cycle. However, hardware cannot be easily changed. It is more rigid and it takes longer to deploy and test than software. This results in bugs taking longer to discover. Google is competing with Apple, Samsung, and a lot of other companies who are … Continue reading Google CEO Sundar Pichai defends Pixel team, says “hardware is hard”

Linus Torvalds on future of Desktop

The creator of the Linux kernel blames fragmentation for the relatively low adoption of Linux on the desktop. Torvalds thinks that Chromebooks and/or Android is going to define Linux in this aspect. https://youtu.be/mysM-V5h9z8 There's certainly something to be said for the freedom of choice that comes with Linux, but all too often that freedom is … Continue reading Linus Torvalds on future of Desktop

Over 20 people test positive for COVID in Hyderabad

A total of 25 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in a single apartment located at Madannapet area over a period of one week. This was after a party was organised on the premises of the apartment where all the residents got together. All the 25 patients have been shifted to the Gandhi Hospital. This … Continue reading Over 20 people test positive for COVID in Hyderabad

Hacker group threatens to release Trump’s “dirty laundry” without $42M ransom

A notorious hacking group has claimed to have "Dirty laundry" on President Trump and has threatened to publish it next week if one of the biggest cyber-ransoms ever isn't paid. The same hackers that successfully attacked a celebrity New York law firm last week have now claimed to have "a ton of dirty laundry" about … Continue reading Hacker group threatens to release Trump’s “dirty laundry” without $42M ransom

India to get Huge Investment Boost from Companies leaving China

China ready to put Apple, other U.S. companies in 'unreliable entity list', Global Times reported on Friday  - Reuters This is going to be huge if it continues to escalate. Non-US companies must be pretty happy with this news right now, because say if CCP does outright do the 'F you' move and outright get … Continue reading India to get Huge Investment Boost from Companies leaving China