Hunt for India's Best Academic Project (Applications Open)

CrazyEngineers has announced Hunt for India's Best Academic Project - a mega projects competition open to all THIRD and FINAL year engineering students from ALL engineering branches. Prizes worth Rs. 80,000+ are ready to be won!


Deadline: 28 February 2015 (11:59 PM)  


Click: Read Contest Details || Click To Submit Your Entry

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Jan
30
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 1:44 PM
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Xiaomi Mi3 owners may want to head over to the settings section of their phone to update the firmware. Xiaomi has started rolling out the brand new MIUI 6 update to all the Mi3 phones in India. The update is being provided over the air (OTA) and will bring the freshness of the latest UI updates offered by MIUI. Most notably, MIUI brings the 'flat' design philosophy to the MI phones.


The update is about 540MB in size (V6.3.2.0.KXDIBL) and it's recommended that you should...
Jan
30
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 10:57 AM
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OnePlus - the 'never settle' company from China had a troubled affair with the custom ROM provider, Cyanogen. In India, Cyanogen signed an exclusivity bond with Micromax for the Yu brand of mobiles and that put restriction on sale of OnePlus One mobile smartphones in India. OnePlus quickly responded with an announcement that they're working on a custom ROM of their own and even ran a contest on OnePlus forums to name the ROM. OnePlus has just made it official that they're naming their custom...
Jan
29
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 10:19 PM
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The genius minds of National University of Singapore have developed a revolutionary way of powering up the new generation of wearables. The researchers led by Electrical and computer engineering professor Chengkuo Lee demonstrated their creation at the IEEE MEMS 2015 conference last week. The postage stamp sized device is able of generate electricity from the friction produced by human skin. The device is able to generate electricity owing to phenomenon called triboelectric effect....
Jan
29
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:48 PM
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A team of researchers from Western Washington University and Chris Reddy of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution have come together to create renewable fuels that could replace the petroleum. With the growing energy demands, the mass consumption of petroleum has put our non-renewable resources at risk. Keeping in mind the need of the times to create biofuels that could sustain our way of life, the research team has explored a way to use a commonly found algae (used to grow fish food) to create...
Jan
29
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 7:31 PM
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We've a good news for all the four-eyes of the world. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new technology that turns your eyeglasses into cool-looking sunglasses - within seconds. Remember, the latest advancement does much more than your age-old photosensitive glasses. The problem with photosensitive glasses is you have absolutely no control over the change of shade. That is, if you are out in the sun and wearing a baseball cap - the glasses would turn clearer...
Jan
29
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by Ankita Katdare at 2:42 PM
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India's biggest instant messaging rivals include the likes of WhatsApp, Viber and Hike. While Viber has been offering voice calling feature for quite some time, it was recently in news that voice calling on WhatsApp might arrive soon, when leaked images appeared online. Well, beating WhatsApp at the cut-throat competition, Hike has announced the arrival of the...
Jan
29
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:59 AM
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If you are a space and cosmos enthusiast, you must've been keenly following the projects of NASA, ISRO and other space research organizations. And now if you are on a iPhone or iPad, you could explore the different aspects of NASA’s human deep space exploration using the NASA 3DV mobile app. Right from the low-earth orbit to the outer space, from planets like Mars to asteroids and beyond, the 3DV app lets you delve deeper into the projects being worked on by NASA. The app is divided into three...
Jan
29
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by Guneet Kaur Khanuja at 10:15 AM
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With an aim of "doing good karma and helping everyone around", Lalit Bhagia founded MyRefers. Been in business for almost a year now, MyRefers is growing exponentially. They are one of the leading and most exciting players in talent crowd sourcing with around 50 clients already on board. MyRefers uses external referrals to crowd source candidates and have around 3,000 jobs with over INR 2.5 crore of Referral rewards to give out. Clients like HCL, M&M, Yepme, Makemytrip, Dentsu, Iprospect c2,...
Jan
29
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by Chirayu Samarth at 8:57 AM
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After launching Xolo 8X-1020 earlier this month, the Indian mobile maker Xolo has launched another affordable smartphone named Xolo Q520s. The new Q-series Xolo smartphone comes with a metallic finish and is priced at Rs. 5,699 on the company’s official website. The Xolo Q520s is available exclusively on the online retailer store eBay India. As far as the specifications are concerned, the phone...
Jan
29
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by Jason Estibeiro at 8:38 AM
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With so many innovations exhibited in CES 2015, there were many product launches that failed to receive their fair share of spotlight. One such product was the HTC Desire 826. The phone was launched on 5th January in the CES but failed to receive a decent amount of publicity. Nonetheless it seems to be quite well received now. Although HTC did mention in its press release that the phone will become available in Asia-Pacific region by the end of January but the exact date of availability has...