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Sep
02
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by Sharvari Panchbhai at 5:33 PM
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ZTE Corporation, a Chinese multinational telecom equipment and systems company, has launched a new smartphone called ZTE V5 in India priced at Rs. 10,999. Chinese firms are making a beeline to tap into the huge mobile market in India and ZTE, following its competitor Xiaomi Inc, is ready to expand its smartphone portfolio in this segment. The brand new V5 is exclusively available on e-commerce site, Snapdeal.


Heading to the technical specifications, this dual sim smartphone...
Sep
02
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 4:39 PM
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Every one of us who has owned a computer has at least once carried out the time consuming and often frustrating task of backing up the contents and formatting the storage of our computer to restore its performance. If you thought that you have a difficult job, think again. NASA researchers are planning to execute the same thing remotely from 125 million miles or 20 crore kilometers away. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California which is responsible for the Mars Exploration Rover...
Sep
02
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:09 AM
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LAVA International Limited has been pretty excited about its Iris series of smartphones and after the success of the popular Iris X1, the company is back with a new "Selfie Smartphone" called - the LAVA Iris X5. While the smartphone is being promoted as a perfect combo of great camera and graceful design, let's take a look at what the "made for selfie" smartphone has in its technical specs department to decide if it offers value for money. Starting with the OS, there's Android 4.4 KitKat...
Sep
02
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 8:18 AM
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Google's all set to unveil low-budget Android phone(s) in India on September 15 powered by Android One. The price of these phones is likely to be between Rs. 6K - 10K. Google has sent out invites to the leading media for the event but has not revealed any further details. The Android One program allows the device manufacturers to build phones on low-cost circuit designs put together by engineers at Google. The program, announced in India in June, refers to several hardware models acting as...
Sep
01
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by Sharvari Panchbhai at 4:24 PM
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Northwestern University researchers have come up with an innovative way of improving memory and treating memory impairments. This new method can be helpful for the treatment of ailments such as early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, distressing brain injury, et al. The study is the first of its kind which demonstrates that stimulating a particular region in the brain can specifically change brain’s memory functions in adults. The magnetic pulses, called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation...
Sep
01
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by Ambarish Ganesh at 10:21 AM
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Virginia Tech scientists have successfully illustrated a sugar 'biobattery' as a type of enzymatic fuel cell (EFC) that converts the chemical energy contained within sugar substrates (starch and glycogen) into electrical energy. Y H Percival Zhang, Chief Science Officer at Cell-Free BioInnovations (CFB) at Virginia Tech claims that theirs is the first team to have demonstrated the complex oxidation of biobattery's sugar, thus achieving a near-theoretical energy conversion yield that no other...
Sep
01
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by Guneet Kaur Khanuja at 10:20 AM
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Wegilant Net Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is a start-up company founded by IIT Bombay Alumnus in the year 2011. Appvigil, an Android mobile security scanner, was created by Toshendra Kumar Sharma, the CEO of Wegilant.

Toshendra completed his graduation from IIT - Bombay, where he won the first prize at National Level Robotics Challenge in the year 2005. Toshendra has also been awarded twice as the Junior Scientist by National Science Congress.

In an exclusive interview with CrazyEngineers, Toshendra...
Sep
01
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 9:38 AM
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Google Glass can now detect whether the person you are looking at is sad, happy, angry, excited or nervous with the help of a very innovative app called SHORE aka Sophisticated High Speed Object Recognition. Developed by a team of researchers and engineers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, the app is world's first of its kind. It is capable of guessing person's emotions, age and gender using the integrated camera in Google Glass. The app, however, cannot determine the...
Aug
31
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by Ankita Katdare at 2:49 PM
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XOLO India has come up with a new Android phone called the 'XOLO Play 8X-1100', the latest addition in the company's Play-series of smartphones targeted at gaming enthusiasts. Joining the already launched XOLO Play 6X-1000 and Play 8X-1200 (seen in pictures at the end), the all-new XOLO Play 8X-1100 is here with a 1.7 GHz Octa-Core processor, a 5-inch Full HD capacitive touchscreen (1080x1920 pixels resolution), 2 GB RAM under the hood and powered by Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. That...