MySQL Transactions

MySQL transactions can be used when you want to make sure all the statements you specify are executed. Only the tables of InnoDB storage engine support transactions. In a transaction, if at least one statement fails, all the changes will be rolled back and database will be in its initial state. In web applications, it’s … Read more

FreeCharge aims for 7 million transactions a day by end of 2016

Digital payments platform FreeCharge announced that it is on its way to achieve 7 million transactions a day by end of 2016. Currently, the company is recording one million transactions a day. Soon after the wallet launch, the company also introduced new categories like bill pay and metro recharge. Recently, FreeCharge also launched the Freecharge Go … Read more

Samsung to start rolling out Android 6.0 Marshmallow to Galaxy devices

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Samsung has announced it will bring the latest flavor of Android to its devices. The company said Android 6.0 Marshmallow update has started rolling out to Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, followed by other Galaxy devices. The new update starts rolling just a week ahead of Samsung’s Unpacked event wherein it is expected to launch the new flagship devices. So, … Read more

Apple iPhone 5se, iPad Air 3 to launch on next month

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Apple has yet to push out official invites for its much-awaited March event for the launch of the 4-inch iPhone 5se and iPad Air 3, there is plenty of news which claims that the company is preparing for the launch on 15 March. Additionally, we now know that Apple’s shiny new products will be available in stores … Read more

Chrome extensions to speed up & improve browsing experience

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There are several extensions that are not needed if you’re not interested in switching from Chrome. For example, Xmarks is not necessary since Chrome has a built-in bookmark synchronization feature. With this feature, users can access their bookmarks anywhere they use Chrome. Whether it be on the desktop or mobile, their bookmarks will follow them. … Read more

Facebook’s video ads increase view time by 12%

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Social media giant Facebook introduced new features for video ads on its website, including automated captioning for sound-off videos and other updates to help advertisers better use its platform. “Creatively, mobile video draws on the craft skills and experience we have developed as an industry building for film, TV and the traditional web and compresses … Read more

Huawei Honor Holly 2 Plus goes on sale on day after tomorrow

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Huawei’s Honor Holly 2 Plus will go on sale starting February 15 at midnight via Amazon and Flipkart at a price of Rs 8,499. This smartphone is said to be designed for the Indian market and supports 2G/3G/4G LTE and CDMA as well. In terms of specifications, the Honor Holly 2 Plus sports a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a 720 … Read more

LeEco Le1s goes all silver in its 3rd flash sale via Flipkart

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The LeEco Le1s will now be available in an all silver variant in its third flash sale via Flipkart on February 16. According to a company press statement, “LeEco has created three incredible records: The largest number of orders received in a single flash sale; the shortest ever time for the orders received and the highest presale registration number. LeEco’s international … Read more

Intex unveils new 4G smartphone Aqua Craze

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Intex introduced a new smartphone in the market dubbed Aqua Craze at a price of Rs 6,190. The device will be available in Grey, White and Champagne Gold colour variants. In terms of specifications, the device features a 5-inch HD display with a 1280 x 720 pixel resolution. It is powered by a 1GHz Quad-Core processor paired with 1GB RAM. Running … Read more