The world’s leading social networking site, Facebook has recently updated their system with a new feature known as “Live Video Sharing”, which is an easy-access newly added application to record and share live moments with your dear ones. They didn’t stop at just that but also approached to develop an interactive mapping tool to air live broadcasts of your special moments in the social networking site. According to the press release, “going live” has emotionally connected people in a way...
In the robotics industry, tiny flying objects are conquering the first position when we consider the industrial background and varying usage of such aerial artificial devices. Following this trend, research institutes are taking interest in those fields aiming to achieve ideal structures capable of performing almost anything. Recently, a team of robotics experts from the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have envisioned an artificial fly, formally known as RoboBat...
In what could prove to be an amazing breakthrough, scientists at University of Maryland have succeeded in making a block of linden wood transparent, which they quote will be useful for fancy building materials and in light-based electronics systems. The see-through wood has been developed by a two way process- first the team of researchers removed a molecule called lignin in wood...
Quite unusually, the marked price of electronic appliances has sharply declined over the years. Tech giants are in for a fight in a bid to overpower one another, centring around their USP which is being economical. Recently, Indian electronics manufacturers and suppliers, especially newcomers have been engaging themselves in a rat-race to unimaginably lower smartphone prices, going beyond the perceived limit. Think of 100 Rs. What can you buy using that? A game DVD or a cheap card reader?...
Are you a techie who longs to be prompted faster and more efficiently while texting? Or are you eagerly waiting for a better upgrade which looks more elegant in terms of both documentation and style? If you have answered yes for both the questions you might want to ask yourself what is the next smart update you want in your keyboard, say in terms of weaving out better emotions? Not all, but most of us have a habit of adding a smiley or any other suitable emoticon at the end of a sentence....
There’s a saying that for engineers, 'the world revolve around beer and once it sinks in, everything resolves around orienting things piece by piece at its place' Recently, a group of researchers have taken interest in measuring the quality of beers with the help of smart methods. Chemists from the Complutense University of Madrid have designed a unique application which, depending on a polymer sensor enables the user to know whether furfural, a colorless compound has started brewing inside...
The term additive manufacturing, briefed as 3D printing, has been around for about three decades now. But we still seem to struggle to substitute the traditional injection moulding process with 3D printing to manufacture the required materials which are just as strong as the former produces, and on a large scale. But this is no more the case. Hewlett Packard (HP) recently unveiled an astounding 3D printer, which is capable of doing just that. They name it 'HP Jet Fusion 3D Printer...
A new private chatting app FireChat by OpenGarden lets you remain connected to your loved ones when needed the most- at the time of crisis. The app which works without a data connection or cellular network, on Thursday launched "FireChat alerts" that helps send alerts to people in disaster struck areas, such as the Chennai floods or the earthquake in Nepal. The app uses peer-to-peer networking technology, known as mesh networking, to forward alerts to smartphone users within a given time...
Smartron, an Indian company made a bold move today, by launching world’s first IoT enabled smartphone with unmatchable specs at a price of INR 22,999. The company has named the phone ‘t.phone’ and launched it today in the market in the presence of company’s stake holder and also the brand ambassador, Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar. The phone has high ultra-thin form factor (158.2 x 78.2 x 6.98 mm) and is lightest of its category weighing just 149 gm! It has dual tone colour scheme and it really...
So my friends, here it is! No, the judgement day hasn’t arrived yet, but robots now soon will be seen helping in your daily activities and sometimes in movies too for your entertainment. HERB- a robotic butler, which is designed to carry out your household activities is wowing its audiences with its extreme credibility and functionalities and is expected to invade your minds too with its sheer awesomeness!
HERB- A Robotic Butler
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