Is OnePlus 8T the best ‘value flagship’ of 2020? We discussed this on Orbital, our weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or RSS, download the episode, or just hit the play button below.For the latest tech news and reviews, follow Gadgets 360 on Twitter, Facebook, and Google News. For the latest videos on gadgets and tech, subscribe to our YouTube channel. Shayak Majumder Shayak Majumder is Chief Sub Editor at Gadgets 360. A journalist since 2013, he has worked both on the field as well as behind the desk in several organisations including Indian Express Online and MSN. As a reporter, he covered a wide range of verticals, from politics to the development sector. While at Indian Express, he regularly reviewed video games, gaming hardware and the growth of MMORPG in India. He is also a passionate musician and a former trainer, currently working on his upcoming EP. …More Earlier, Digital Chat Station posted a photo of the LCD screen of one of the new handsets in Redmi Note 9 series. However, the hole-punch cutout could be seen in the centre of the screen. So, it can be speculated that the leaked model could be another variant in the Redmi Note 9 series.An earlier report suggested that the Redmi Note 9 series will get three new smartphones. One of the three models may sport Samsung’s recently launched ISOCELL HM2 sensor that comes with 0.7 micrometre pixel size and a 108-megapixel sensor. This would mark the first time that Redmi launches a smartphone with 108-megapixel camera. Xiaomi had earlier released phones with 108-megapixel snappers under the Mi branding.Xiaomi is also reportedly planning to launch a new Poco smartphone in the first half of December. Rumour mills suggest that it could be a rebranded Redmi Note 10.- Advertisement – Redmi Note 9 series has been subject to several tips and leaks in the recent weeks. Now, a tipster claimed on Chinese microblogging site Weibo that the base variant of a new Redmi Note 9 series model may come with a hole-punch cutout on the top left corner of the screen, along with a high refresh rate. It was recently reported that the Redmi Note 9 series could be getting three new phones with one of them possibly sporting a 108-megapixel primary snapper, a first for the Xiaomi sub-brand.Known tipster Digital Chat Station posted on Weibo that the lower positioned new Redmi Note 9 model in the series could feature a hole-punch cutout on the top left corner of the display to house the selfie camera. The post noted that the cutout appears to be slightly larger than usual, with a diameter of around 3.9mm. The tipster also claimed that the display comes with a high refresh rate.- Advertisement –
BRIGADIER Patrick West has been elected to the post of president of the Guyana National Rifle Association (GNRA) following the annual general meeting recently with all other office-bearers re-elected.Brigadier Patrick West is new president of the GNRA.Former president Brigadier Mark Phillips, who did not seek re-election, and Brigadier George Lewis were also made life members of the Association, joining Major General Norman McLean, Major General Joseph Singh and Mr Neville Denny.The proceedings were called to order and chaired by Mr Mahendra Persaud, since former president Brig. Mark Phillips was unable to attend.The Minutes of the previous meeting were then confirmed by the members, followed by the presentation of reports from both the Fullbore and Smallbore captains, treasurer and the honorary secretary who focused on the management and operations of the association over the last year.Executive decisions made at the monthly Statutory Council meeting, guided the Association in promoting the sport of shooting.In early 2016, a plan of action was drafted for the development of the Timehri Rifle and Pistol Ranges. This comprehensive developmental plan is a collaborative effort with the Guyana Defense Force with the range being expanded from 14 targets to 24.The whole area for the target mechanism has been re-engineered along with a safety area. The area for the administration of the hosting in October of the West Indies Fullbore Championship and the 150th Anniversary celebrations will also be renovated with a new absolution block.A large area will also be prepared to house tents for the Admin office, medical, cafeteria, and relaxation area.The small bore range will see berms being erected to facilitate four stages of shooting taking place simultaneously.This new improvement will benefit the Guyana Defence Force and Guyana Police Force along with other entities who utilise the ranges. The major work on the range should be completed by May.The Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) has contributed $1.5M towards the training of our shortlisted shooters for the Commonwealth Games in 2018.The Association’s performance over the year included the Fullbore Team defence of the Short Range trophy, which now means that they have won it in all the shooting territories in the West Indies.Mahendra Persaud was second with Lennox Braithwaite third in the Grand Aggregate in the X class Division, while Sherwin Filicien won the O Class title.The team also won the four-man Waddali Cup with their demoralising performance against the other teams dropping only four points at two ranges.The presiding officer of the elections was Attorney-at-Law Leslie Sobers who ensured that all voting was transparent.
Can confirm Kelli Tenant filed a lawsuit accusing former Lakers coach, current Kings coach, Luke Walton of sexually assaulting her while he was an assistant with the Warriors. The Kings declined to comment saying only that they’re aware of the report and are gathering information— Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) April 23, 2019The TMZ report states that Walton met Tennant at a hotel in Santa Monica, California, to discuss a book Tennant was writing. Tennant reportedly wanted Walton to write the book’s foreword and the conversation was moved to Walton’s hotel room, where she alleges the incident occurred.The Kings on Monday released a statement addressing the matter: “We are aware of the report and are gathering additional information. We have no further comment at this time.”The Kings have issued a statement regarding sexual assault allegations against their new coach, Luke Walton, as reported by TMZ.”We are aware of the report and are gathering additional information. We have no further comment at this time.”— Sam Amick (@sam_amick) April 23, 2019The Warriors and Lakers also issued statements late Monday, saying they weren’t aware of the allegations.”We became aware of the alleged incident and story this evening and are in the process of seeking more information. We’ll have no further comment at this time,” the Warriors’ statement read. Likewise, the Lakers said the allegations were never reported to the team.“This alleged incident took place before Luke Walton was the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers,” the team’s statement said. “At no time before or during his employment here was this allegation reported to the Lakers. If it had been, we would have immediately commenced an investigation and notified the NBA.”The Lakers and Walton agreed to mutually part ways in mid-April after the team finished 2018-19 with a 37-45 record and missed the playoffs. Sacramento then hired Walton one day later. Kings coach Luke Walton is being sued for an alleged sexual assault, according to TMZ Sports.The former Lakers coach allegedly made unwanted advances toward sports reporter Kelli Tennant while he was an assistant with the Warriors, according to the TMZ report and the Los Angeles Times.