Hamza Zakir

Platonist. Humanist. Unusually edgy sometimes.


1029  stories by Hamza Zakir

Twitch gamer receives Bitcoin donation worth more than $70,000 during live stream

Sick_Nerd, a verified Twitch streamer, received a donation of 20 BTC during a live stream on January 11, 2019,...

Jan 15 ·>

This might be our first look at OnePlus 7

A fairly unknown leaker on Twitter (@xiaovai77) has posted images of a phone that has never been seen before....

Jan 14 ·>

Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 675 outperforms the Snapdragon 710

Qualcomm made waves recently by releasing the latest system-on-a-chip (SoC) in its flagship mid-range Snapdragon 600-series: the Snapdragon 675....

Jan 14 ·>

IBM’s new AI can debate with humans by building intricate speeches

IBM is working on an ambitious, albeit very exciting platform called ‘Project Debater – Speech by Crowd’ for the...

Jan 14 ·>

A look at Samsung’s glorious past as the Galaxy approaches its ten-year anniversary

The first Samsung Galaxy – the I7500 – was released in 2009. Now the world’s most prolific and popular...

Jan 12 ·>

A record £200M was invested in UK based cryptocurrency startups in 2018

The infusion of funds into UK-based cryptocurrency and blockchain startups reached a record high in 2018. Other tech sectors...

Jan 12 ·>

Pakistan gets a bomb disposal robot worth Rs. 70 million

Rawalpindi’s Department of Civil Defense has obtained a robot worth 70 million PKR for the purpose of bomb disposal, courtesy...

Jan 12 ·>

Kidnappers demand $10M ransom in Cryptocurrency for Norwegian tycoon’s wife

Norwegian millionaire, Tom Hagen’s wife has been missing for ten weeks. Now, details have emerged suggesting that she is...

Jan 11 ·>

Samsung Galaxy Sport’s renders suggest a more rounded design

Samsung Gear Sport’s successor will have a rounder and smoother design, as suggested by unofficial renders. The device has...

Jan 11 ·>

Fortnite’s merchandise store removes its cryptocurrency payment option

Fortnite’s online retail store, Retail Row, has officially removed Monero (XMR), the open-source cryptocurrency, as a payment option. What’s...

Jan 9 ·>

Sony’s domination of the console generation continues

Sony has sold over 91.6 million PlayStation 4 units worldwide as of Dec. 31, 2018. This means that yet...

Jan 9 ·>

Oracle founder owns billion dollar stake in Tesla

Tesla has confirmed that billionaire Larry Ellison owns a stake in Tesla worth about $1 billion. Considering the current...

Jan 9 ·>

Apple loses traction in China as the Chinese smartphone market dips by 15%

According to analysts at Canalys, the Chinese smartphone market as a whole has fallen by 15% in the third...

Jan 8 ·>
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