Microsoft is reported to have scheduled the launch of its latest Lumia phones in India two days ahead of the December UK launch date. According to a Tech Times report, the company has sent out invites for a November 30 event in New Delhi and Mumbai to Windows Insiders who are based in India. The event is said to be where the company will unveil the Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL smartphones. The UK launch event on the other hand is scheduled for December 2.
Both the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL will be running on the new Windows 10 mobile and will be the first smartphones to come pre-installed with the OS. According to the report, those who attend the launch event will be able to test drive and get some hands-on experience with the new devices.
The event invite said: "Be one of the first to get a hands-on look at these new devices, discover new Windows 10 features and chat with Microsoft experts about all the exciting details. Enjoy a live demo of Continuum for Phones and watch the Lumia 950 and 950 XL turn an external screen into a PC-like experience." more >>
An American investigation has concluded that the deadly October air strike on a hospital in Afghanistan ran by Doctors Without Borders that killed 30 people was a "tragic mistake" due to "human error."
The international relief group, also known as Medecins Sans Frontieres, has said that the U.S. violated the rules of war, and continued to call for an independent investigation into an incident.
Lenovo has launched its latest smartphone, the Lenovo Vibe X3, in China last week. The phone, which is now open for pre-order, is available in two variants.
The successor to the Vibe X2 of last year takes on a different approach design-wise. Whereas the Vibe X2 opted for a flat rectangular design with rounded edges, the Vibe X3 is curvier and more "palm-friendly," states Fone Arena.
The publication, citing Romanian gadget blog Mobilissimo.ro, also reveals that the Lenovo Vibe X3 has two variants. more >>
Angelina Jolie-Pitt has been tapped to become the president of the honorary committee of the Cambodia International Film Festival.
"Cambodia's rich history, long culture and talented people mean it has a huge amount to offer the region and the world," Jolie Pitt said in a statement issued Tuesday by the festival. "I'm proud to support the Cambodia International Film Festival and Cambodia as a home for vibrant and innovative filmmaking."
Cedric Eloy, head of the Cambodian Film Commission and festival adviser, said the Hollywood actress would not only provide moral support but also help "bring attention to the rebirth of the Cambodian film industry." more >>
Mazda has added a limited edition model to its two-seater MX-5 roadster and calls it the MX-5 Sport Recaro.
Japanese car manufacturer, Mazda has just introduced a new vehicle model from its assembly line, a limited edition MX-5 Sport Recaro with an exclusive sport-style design and only 600 units available for sale.
The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Sport Recaro features a shorter and lower carriage that is wider than other MX-5 models, designed to possess the lowest center of gravity seen in any of Mazda's roadster vehicles. more >>
A YouTube user and "The Legend of Zelda" fan has come up with a theory about the upcoming game's Wii U version based on a Nintendo Direct teaser.
Nintendo Direct released its "The Legend of Zelda: Wii U teaser last week and one of the game's fans, a YouTube user named HMK has formulated a theory based on analysis of the footage that involves a book the game's hero, Link, is carrying in the clip.
The book prominently displays an eye-like crest belonging to the Sheikah, which HMK speculates may be related to the title of the upcoming Wii U game. more >>