Mobile

OnePlus 6 Bootloader Vulnerability Could Let Attackers Boot a Modified Image; OnePlus Promises a Fix

A vulnerability has been discovered on the OnePlus 6 that allows attackers to bypass bootloader protection measures and boot a modified firmware image. The new vulnerability, which thankfully requires physical access to the device, could potentially help attackers to gain total control over a device. OnePlus has since assured the release of a software update to patch the loophole. […]

Mobile

Honor 10 Update Adds Party Mode, Camera Improvements, and More New Features: Report

Huawei’s sub-brand Honor launched the Honor 10 in China in April, and made it available in India just last month. The smartphone has reportedly received an update that comes with new features and improvements. According to the latest reports, the update for Honor’s premium smartphone brings a Party Mode app and some enhancements to the camera app and fingerprint scanner as well. […]

Tech Updates

Amazon Now Rebranded as Prime Now in India, Prime Members Now Get 2-Hour Ultra-Fast Deliveries

Amazon India on Tuesday announced the rebranding of its grocery offering Amazon Now to Prime Now as it looks to offer more benefits to Prime members. With Prime Now, Amazon will provide exclusive Express 2-hour delivery to Prime members anytime between 6am to 12am (midnight). Also, same-day and next-day delivery will remain available for all customers, in 2-hour slots from […]

Gadgets

Qualcomm XR1 SoC Launched, Meant to Power Standalone AR/ VR Headsets

Months after unveiling the Snapdragon 845-based VR Reference Design, Qualcomm has announced the XR1 SoC meant to power augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) devices. The new SoC, which can safely consider as an upgrade over the Snapdragon 821 that is powering the affordable Oculus Go headset, is notably the company’s first dedicated Extended Reality (XR) platform. It is designed […]