Feb
26
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:00 PM
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Gone are the days when computers would mean a flat screen monitor and a keyboard and a mouse. In this era of wearables, we are witnessing computers in every shape and form imaginable. Well, three passionate engineers Dmitriy Popov, Ilia Lisunov and Viacheslav Kim have come together to develop a computer in a cube. Called 'Cuberox', the team has developed a Linux OS powered computer that resides inside a cube shaped box that has displays on all of its six sides. As you can see from the image...
Feb
26
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 9:49 AM
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The University of Surrey researchers have broken all existing wireless data transmission speed records - boy, by a HUGE margin! Professor Rahim Tafazolli, the director of 5G Innovation Center (aka 5GIC) at the University has informed that for the first time in the world speed of 1Tbps was achieved. The new speed is a lot faster than what Samsung's 7.5Gbps, which it had demonstrated back in October 2014. Note that Samsung is one of the key partners at...
Feb
25
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 10:40 PM
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The cheapest Android offering from Motorola has got a facelift with the next gen Moto E. The Moto E (2nd Gen), as the company likes to call it, has significant improvements from its predecessor. The Moto E (2nd Gen) with Android 5.0 (Lollipop) will be sold in two variants. The 4G LTE model will be available with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and a 400MHz Adreno 306 GPU. The 3G variant will house a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 chipset with 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and a...
Feb
25
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:45 PM
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The selfie mania has gripped everyone across the globe. Be it young smartphone users or tech companies launching special selfie smartphones, every seems to be either taking selfies or talking and writing about it. Well, how could the space organisation be left behind in the craze? NASA's Mars Curiosity rover recently took a selfie right from the red planet. Yep. You read that right. The robotic vehicle captured its own photograph when located at the Mojave site on Mars, where its drill...
Feb
25
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by Dhananjay Harkare at 7:22 PM
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Ramnit, a malicious software has infected about 3.2 million computers worldwide since last five years. Europol, in an operation successfully took down the cyber-crime group that was using Ramnit to infect the computer systems worldwide. Tech-giants like Symantec, Microsoft and number of other industry partners seized the servers and other infrastructure belonging to the group. The large number of infected computer systems are believed to be majorly from India, Indonesia, US, Vietnam,...
Feb
25
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:56 PM
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There are at least 10 lesser talked about companies in India that are trying to introduce the next killer Android smartphone. Fly Mobile, headquartered in London, has entered India in 2005 and has steadily built a portfolio of smartphones, tablets and classic phones. Today, the company has tied up with Snapdeal to launch two of its flagship smartphones Fly Qik and Fly Qik+. Packed with some of the latest technologies in both hardware and software front, the phones are quite reasonably priced...
Feb
25
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 2:14 PM
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Apple sure has several Indian engineers working on various software and hardware products. It's however taken them iOS 8.3 (beta 2) to make Siri - Apple's personal digital assistant with natural voice interaction to figure out the Indian accent. Update will also enable Siri to understand Danish, Dutch, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Thai and Turkish languages. The firmware update is...
Feb
25
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by Dhananjay Harkare at 9:31 AM
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For any promotion campaign, reaching correct cluster of audience is always a matter of great importance. This company makes the best use of technology to do so. Meet AdNear- a Singapore based location-marketing firm that has adopted an innovative strategy of using drones to collect information about people to deliver the targeted ads. The only aim of AdNear is to collect wireless location-specific data around regions. This would then be used for targeting audience for marketing campaigns....
Feb
24
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 10:04 PM
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The big daddy of smartwatches is back in a new avatar. Pebble Technologies has announced and begun the crowd funding of its new smartwatch. The new smartwatch titled Pebble Time has acquired six times its funding goal of $500,000 within hours of launch. With 31 days to go, we are sure it will break the previous record set for the highest funds raised on Kickstarter, which was set by the original Pebble smartwatch. The makers of Pebble have improved the smartwatch is numerous ways, the...
Feb
24
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by Ankita Katdare at 9:46 PM
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Without you knowing about it, your smartphone could be prone to security attacks where malicious apps are able to change system settings and even gather your personal information. The February edition of McAfee Labs Threats Report was released by Intel Security and it revealed that developers have been neglecting the security feature implementation in mobile apps making them susceptible to secure sockets layer (SSL) vulnerabilities. The report suggests that aggressive potentially unwanted...