A lost Maxis “Sim” game has been discovered by an Ars reader, uploaded for all

<img width="150" src="https://cdn.arstechnica.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/simrefinery-listing.png" alt="Wow. It may only be an incomplete prototype, but in a breathtaking span of time, SimRefinery has gone from an urban legend to a playable, downloadable video game. (That’s its real, full-resolution opening screen, as captured using a DOSBox emulator.) And it’s all thanks to an Ars Technica commenter.”> SimRefinery has gone from an urban legend to a playable, downloadable video game. (That’s its real, full-resolution opening screen, as captured using a DOSBox emulator.) And it’s all thanks to an Ars Technica commenter.”> Wow. It may only be an incomplete prototype, but in a breathtaking span of time, SimRefinery has gone from an urban legend to a… Read More

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Xiaomi looking to bring 120x zoom to smartphones

Telephoto cameras on smartphones are now as common as megapixel races. For its next leg, Xiaomi is looking to up the ante with a phone that can zoom in 120x, a step above what the current crop of smartphones offer. Xiaomishka, the popular Russian leakster shared some details about an upcoming smartphone which it believes will be a part of the Mi CC10 series which is expected to launch later this year. Like last year, the cameras will be the key aspect of this device. Xiaomi is working on a Dimensity 1000 Plus smartphoneXiaomi Mi CC9 Pro unveiled as the world’s first 108MP Penta-camera smartphoneThe first 144MP camera smartphone could… Read More

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Jio Platforms keeps widening its horizon – Mubadala to invest $1.2 billion

Just as was widely speculated in previous reports, the Abhu Dhabi-based sovereign investor Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) will invest $1.2 billion (Rs 9093.60 crore) in India’s leading digital services platform, Jio Platforms, at an equity value of ₹ 4.91 lakh crore and an enterprise value of ₹ 5.16 lakh crore. Mubadala’s investment will translate into a 1.85% equity stake in Jio Platforms on a fully diluted basis. With this investment, Jio Platforms has raised $ 11.6 billion (Rs 87,655.35 crore) from leading global technology and growth investors including Facebook, Silver Lake, Vista, General Atlantic and KKR , and now Mubadala, in less than six weeks. The market belief is that… Read More

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Realme Watch first sale at 12 noon today in India

Realme Watch will go on sale for the first time in India today. The watch was announced alongside Realme TV 32-inch, Realme TV 43-inch, and Buds Air Neo recently. Along with the watch, the Narzo 10A budget smartphone is also set to go on sale today noon. Realme Watch is the company’s second wearable tracker after the Realme Band. The Realme Watch promises a lot for the asking price. Here’s is everything you need to know before heading to get yourself one. Realme Smart TV and Smartwatch make their global debut in IndiaEverything we know about the Realme X3 Realme Watch Pricing and availability Price: Rs 3,999Available on: Flipkart and… Read More

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