Weekly News Round Up #4

Weekly News Round Up #4

May 27 - June 1. Not a lot happened this week.

  1. Gaming disorder is now a mental disease according to WHO
Have a game to unwind the day.
Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters / Unsplash

The World Health Organization has now declared gaming disorder as a mental health issue. This move came after the organization adopted the 11th revision of its International Classification of Diseases. With numerous reports of suicide & crime related to gaming (specially PUBG) in India, its high time parents, adults and the players themselves take note of this announcement seriously.

Source: Android Authority

2. Convert any of photo of data into an excel sheet

Photo by Tadas Sar / Unsplash

Microsoft just announced its brand new tool that can convert any photo of data into rows and columns of Excel sheet. This new tool is built into the mobile application of MS Excel. Check out this article by CNET on how to do so.

3. Redmi K20 launched in China, coming soon to India

After much heavy teasing, Xiaomi has finally launched the Redmi K20 in China. There are two variants - the regular K20 with Snapdragon 730 and then we have the K20 Pro which Xiaomi touts as the cheapest phone to have Snapdragon 855. Both of the variants have an all-screen display with pop-up selfie camera and a gorgeous finish at the back.

Source: India Today

4. OnePlus 7 sale begins in India

The 7 is a much better proposition that the 7 Pro, even much more now than ever before.

GeekyRanjit's take on the OnePlus 7

Any important news I missed this week? Let me know in the comments below.


Asit Khanda

Photographer & Gadget Nerd. Founder of ProgressPlanet. I love to dive deep into the simplest stuff because they have the greatest effect on us. My articles focus around my experience with technology.

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