Mobile, Laptop & Other Gadgets

While Modi promises a ‘Digital India,’ local authorities shut down the Internet – Washington Post

Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017

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20 mobile phone technicians graduate from Manaspace – Myjoyonline.com

Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017

Twenty mobile phone technicians have graduated at a ceremony in Madina, a suburb of Accra. The graduates had undergone two months of intensive training in mobile phone repairs and services at Manaspace Mobile Phone Repairs Centre. The new technicians will be able to diagnose and repair any kind of mobile phone software and hardware faults and easily read mobile phone layout diagrams. Other in-depth knowledge acquired by the graduands include:…

While Modi promises a ‘Digital India,’ local authorities shut down the Internet – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

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Congregations to give using contactless as churches introduce … – Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Worshippers will be able to use contactless to donate after the Church of England unveiled plans to digitise its collection plates.  From August around 40 churches are expected to have hand-held terminals to process donations made using contactless cards. John Preston, national stewardship officer at the Church of England, told the Financial Times: “We’re aware that younger generations — and there are many people now who don’t carry cash —…

I Found a 15-inch Laptop That’s Not a Total Pain – Gizmodo

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

All images: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo I sat down on the train, two laptops, a tablet, and an e-reader crammed in my purse. There was a moment of relief—I’d managed to snag a seat on a rush hour train—and then, I felt a moment of sheer terror. My purse felt unusually light despite being full of gadgets. Certainly too light for a purse containing a 15-inch laptop. Those are giant unwieldy monsters…

Congregations to give using contactless as churches introduce digital collection plates – Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Worshippers will be able to use contactless to donate after the Church of England unveiled plans to digitise its collection plates.  From August around 40 churches are expected to have hand-held terminals to process donations made using contactless cards. John Preston, national stewardship officer at the Church of England, told the Financial Times: “We’re aware that younger generations — and there are many people now who don’t carry cash —…