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Modi offers India’s COVID-19 vaccine capacity to ‘all humanity’

Modi offers India’s COVID-19 vaccine capacity to ‘all humanity’

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Prime minister says India moving ahead with third-phase trial before mass production as country’s cases, deaths surge. Narendra Modi said in August that India was ready to mass-produce COVID-19 vaccines when scientists gave the go-ahead [File: Narendramodi.in via AP] 27 Sep 2020 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pledged at the United Nations that his country’s vaccine production capacity would be made available globally to fight the coronavirus crisis. “As the largest vaccine-producing country of the world, I want to give one more assurance to the global community today,” Modi said in a prerecorded speech to the UN General Assembly. “India’s vaccine production and delivery capacity will be used to help all humanity in fighting this crisis.” Modi made the pledge eve...
72% OF GLOBAL 5G SMARTPHONE REVENUE COMES FROM CHINA

72% OF GLOBAL 5G SMARTPHONE REVENUE COMES FROM CHINA

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 ARGAM ARTASHYAN SEPTEMBER 27, 2020 Counterpoint Research reported that in the second quarter of 2020, 5G smartphone shipments increased, accounting for 10% of global smartphone shipments.  REVENUE AND ASP OF 5G SMARTPHONE In the second quarter of this year, 5G smartphone revenue accounted for 20% of global smartphone revenue. Among them, China is the largest contributor to 5G smartphone sales. It is reported that 72% of global 5G smartphone revenue comes from China. Most of them comes from 5G smartphones released by Huawei. In addition, the average selling price of the Chinese smartphone market also increased by 12% year-on-year. According to the report, the Asia-Pacific region, China, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, North America and other reg...
4G VS 5G: IS THE FIFTH-GEN NETWORK STANDARD REALLY BETTER?

4G VS 5G: IS THE FIFTH-GEN NETWORK STANDARD REALLY BETTER?

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 MARCO LANCASTER SEPTEMBER 27, 2020 Several years have passed since the introduction of the mobile internet.  With the advent of 3G, We saw mobile data becoming quite usable, but not so satisfactory. Then came 4G, a much faster, stable, and reliable network for navigating through the web while on the go. Reaching satisfactory download speeds, one could think that 4G was the limit the technology could achieve. However, companies started to work on the next big thing 5G.  In 2019, most of the networks in first-developed countries gave the initial kick in the fifth-gen network. It promises astonishing speeds and much more than that. The new network standard opens a wide array of possibilities involving all the segments in the industry. But the big quest...
GET THE ELEPHONE R8 SMARTWATCH DISCOUNTED TO $39.99

GET THE ELEPHONE R8 SMARTWATCH DISCOUNTED TO $39.99

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On September 22nd we got a fresh new release from the well known ELEPHONE brand, but this time not from the mobile phone category. The company sometimes likes to wander off the beaten path and that’s exactly the case with the new product. And the ELEPHONE R8 smartwatch is definitely looking pretty interesting with the right combination of solid specs, good looks and nice pricing. And you can even get it right now with a special 20 % discount as a launch bonus. ELEPHONE R8 can offer big circular 1.3-inch IPS display with 360×360 pixel resolution and featuring 90% screen ratio thanks to thin bezels. The UI is very simple and stylish, but you still can customize quite a lot with different themes and wallpapers. But of course the sensors and tracking functions are t...
HUAMI AMAZFIT GTR 2 AND GTS 2 IS OFFICIAL – SPORTS SIMILAR FEATURES

HUAMI AMAZFIT GTR 2 AND GTS 2 IS OFFICIAL – SPORTS SIMILAR FEATURES

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 EFE UDIN SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 Earlier today, Chinese manufacturer, Huami, released the Amazfit GTR 2 and Amazfit GTS 2. The main functions of these smartwatches are almost the same. However, these devices are different in their battery capacity, sport mode, and a few other aspects. AMAZFIT GTR 2 The Huami Amazfit GTR 2 comes with a 1.39 inch 3D AMOLED display with a maximum brightness of 450 nits (328 PPI). According to Huami, the display comes with a diamond-like carbon coating. This gives it a 9H hardness which comparable to sapphire thus it is completely resistant to scratch. The company also claims that this smartwatch had to go through 35 rigorous processes and over 27 hours of polishing. The Amazfit GTR 2 is the second generation in the Huam...
Greece urges Turkey to probe ‘flag vandalism’ on Kastellorizo

Greece urges Turkey to probe ‘flag vandalism’ on Kastellorizo

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Turkey’s deployment last month of a seismic research vessel accompanied by warships in the eastern Mediterranean, near Kastellorizo island, sparked the current crisis with Greece. A naval vessel patrols off the tiny Greek island of Kastellorizo in front of a Greek flag, 2km from the Turkish mainland [Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP] 27 Sep 2020 Greece on Sunday condemned vandalism to a mural of the Greek flag on Kastellorizo island blamed on Turkish nationals, a day before the arrival in the country of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The tiny Greek island, just 2km (1.2 miles) off the Turkish coast, lies in disputed waters that have been a source of escalating tensions between Turkey and Greece. At the centre of the latest crisis is Turkey’s deployment last month of a seismic rese...
Armenia and Azerbaijan erupt into fighting over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia and Azerbaijan erupt into fighting over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh

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Published1 hour ago One of the world's oldest conflicts, a territorial dispute between Armenia and Azerbaijan, has re-erupted into fierce combat that killed at least 23 people.Helicopters were reportedly shot down and tanks destroyed as the two ex-Soviet republics battled over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh region.The region is internationally recognised as part of Azerbaijan but controlled by ethnic Armenians.When it broke away in the early 1990s, tens of thousands died in fighting.Ethnic and religious differences which had been suppressed under communism resurfaced with devastating consequences. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said on Sunday he was confident of regaining control over the breakaway region.Martial law has been declared in some regions of Azerbaijan, as well a...
Pahang hilang 1.05 juta pelancong sebulan

Pahang hilang 1.05 juta pelancong sebulan

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Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail  Oleh ABDUL RASHID ABDUL RAHMAN27 September 2020, 6:25 pm Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on whatsappShare on emailShare on telegram KUANTAN: Industri pelancongan di negeri ini berhadapan cabaran besar apabila kehilangan kira-kira 1.05 juta pelancong sebulan sejak Mac lalu. Menteri Besar, Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail berkata, kehilangan pelancong mendadak itu amat membimbangkan kepada semua industri pelancongan sekali gus memberi kesan kepada pencapaian sasaran 15 juta pelancong tahun ini. Bagaimanapun katanya, kerajaan negeri komited memastikan industri itu bangkit dan berdaya saing dengan merancang pelbagai inisiatif bagi meningkatkan semula kemasukan pelancong khususnya bagi pelancongan domestik. “Antara perkara yang sedang dilaksan...
Isu pembangunan, ekonomi bantu kemenangan GRS

Isu pembangunan, ekonomi bantu kemenangan GRS

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Oleh Mohd Nasaruddin Parzi - September 27, 2020 @ 7:46pmbhnews@bh.com.my Ahli Panel Yang Di-Pertua Ikatan Sepadu Anak Jati Sabah (IKAS) UPSI, Danuel Maxwell Durine (kiri) dan Profesor Pusat Pengajian Antarabangsa UUM, Prof Dr Mohd Azizuddin Mohd Sani bersama moderator, Fazilah Hani Harun - Penerbit Eksekutif/Penyampai Berita Edisi7 NTV7 di Balai Berita NSTP pada program Bicara BH : Analisis PRN Sabah di Balai Berita NSTP, hari ini. - Foto Osman Adnan KUALA LUMPUR: Isu pembangunan dan ekonomi Sabah yang dibangkitkan dalam setiap kempen calon Gabungan Rakyat Sabah (GRS) menjadi petunjuk atau indikator penting yang membawa kemenangan gabungan mereka dalam Pilihan Raya Negeri (PRN) Sabah kali ini. Timbalan Dekan Fakulti Sains Sosial dan Kemanusiaan Universiti Malay...