Cupertino, California — Apple today announced iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition, the new generation of iPhone in a stunning red finish. Both phones sport a beautiful glass enclosure, now in red, with a matching aluminium band and a sleek black front. The special edition (PRODUCT)RED iPhone will be available to order online in select countries and regions tomorrow and in stores beginning Friday, April 13. Apple also introduced a new (PRODUCT)RED iPhone X Leather Folio, which will be available beginning tomorrow. Crafted from specially tanned and finished European leather for a luxurious look and feel, the new folio joins other (PRODUCT)RED devices and accessories available for customers to purchase. A portion of proceeds for all (PRODUCT)RED purchases go directly to Global Fund HIV/AIDS grants that provide testing, counselling, treatment and prevention programs with a specific focus on eliminating transmission of the virus from mothers to their babies. Since partnering with (RED) in 2006, Apple has donated more than $160 million to the Global Fund, serving as the organisation’s largest corporate donor. https://www.apple.com/in/newsroom/2018/04/apple-introduces-iphone-8-and-iphone-8-plus-productred-special-edition/Read More
NEW DELHI: Sir Viv Richards, who had he played Twenty20 cricket would have taken to it like a fish to water, believes that leagues such as the IPL have led the way in shaping cricket’s fast-moving landscape. Writing in today’s Times of India, the swashbuckling West Indian legend gave credit to the lucrative Twenty20 league as being an agent of change in cricket’s facelift. ALSO READ - IPL has thrown up two-three pace bowling options: Shastri “Cricket is quickly evolving, and the IPL is one of the foremost agents responsible for doing so for the last 10 years. Young cricketers and old alike are innovating and reshaping their game, inventing new shots, and coming up with new mystery deliveries,” wrote Richards. “The face of the game is beginning to change, and cricketers today are looking to keep adapting to stay with it. It pleases me to see that the overall level of cricket as a game is increasing due to these kinds of tournaments that put the young and old, the amateur and the experienced together. IPL has always put a lot of emphasis on developing youngsters. These fresh faces will gain experience.” https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/cricket/ipl/top-stories/ipl-is-foremost-in-crickets-rapid-evolution-viv-richards/articleshow/63904874.cmsRead More
Mumbai Indians were crowned the Indian Premier League champions last year for the third time but the spark has been missing this season. It was a big night for Mumbai Indians whose mentor Sachin Tendulkar was celebrating his 45th birth anniversary but Sunrisers Hyderabad were not ready to give up even after getting bowled out 118.Read More
If the batsmen failed, Hyderabad bowlers put their hands up to condemn Mumbai to another defeat this season.We only have ourselves to blame, says Rohit Sharma after humiliating loss vs SRH Chasing a paltry 119 to give Tendulkar a perfect birthday gift, Mumbai were bundled out for 87 to suffer their fifth defeat in six matches so far in the XIth edition of the IPL. Barring Suryakumar Yadav's 34 and Krunal Pandya's 24 not other Mumbai batsmen reached the double digits as the third best scorer for the Mumbai was Kieron Pollard (9). Sunrisers' Afghan spinner Rashid Khan roared back to form bowling 16 dot balls including a maiden in the death overs to finish with 2/11 from his 4 overs. Siddarth Kaul too was lethal with his 3/23.