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Nov
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by Divyanshu Sharma at 5:10 PM
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Mercedes Benz launched the ‘Celebration’ Edition or the ‘Edition-C’ of its famous model C-class in Mumbai today. Since its introduction to the market, 10 million units of C-class have been sold globally and hence, to commemorate the high number of sales Mercedes has launched the new Celebration edition. However, this one is special; therefore the company has decided to limit the number of units to 500.


The visual changes are bit more than a mere facelift. Mounted on...
Nov
12
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:01 PM
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MAKO Robot developed by Michael Ghandour in Chino, California is fast getting popular as the artificial intelligence bot that can do EVERYTHING. Yep, the multi-lingual robot which is now up on Kickstarter to get some solid backing has surpassed was Apple's Siri does with speech recognition. And what Mr. Ghandour claims to be the best speech recognition software available on PC as well as MAC, MAKO robot's abilities exceed expectations. Enveloped with the goal to bring revolution to the way...
Nov
12
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by Ankita Katdare at 2:18 PM
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Lenovo has come with a new smartphone-cum-tablet gadget called the Lenovo Vibe Z in China today and the device's is already generating some good vibes across the tech valley. Lenovo Vibe Z features a 5.5 inch Full HD Display with 1080x1920 pixe resolution and 440 ppi density. The 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor that runs on the Vibe Z is the one that it shares with the likes of Xperia Z1 and Galaxy Note 3. The graphics processor on this one is a Adreno 330 and packaged inside the...
Nov
12
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by Ankita Katdare at 1:35 PM
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Zync Mobiles has come up with a new smartphone in India with Zync Cloud Z401 whose tech specs are just about OK for the price of Rs. 4,499 that it is sporting. The Zync Cloud Z401 features a 4-inc IPS Capacitive touch screen display with 480x800 pixel resolution and runs the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system out of the box. Powered by a 1 GHz processor, the Android smartphone brings with it 256MB of RAM and 512 MB ROM or internal memory. The phone supports microSD card and therefore...
Nov
12
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 12:22 PM
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A team of researchers at Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering have developed an inexpensive device made out of fibreglass and copper energy conductors capable of harvesting electricity from microwave signals. Engineering students Allen Hawkes and Alexander Katko working under the guidance of Professor Steven Cummer conducted this experiment to test the efficiency of metaminerals. Metaminerals are custom made structures whose properties can be engineered. In this case the researchers...
Nov
12
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 10:13 AM
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Nippon Moon would soon become the world's biggest Ferris Wheel and is currently under development. The Giant Observation Wheel (GOW) as it's called, has been designed by UNStudio. The designers of the wheel haven't yet disclosed the overall height of the wheel; but have dropped hints that it'll be 2x the size of London Eye (@135 meters), which is world's third largest Ferris Wheel after Singapore Flyer (1st @ 165 meters) & Star of Nanchang (2nd @ 160 meters).


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Nov
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 5:01 PM
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So now, news has it that Bajaj might be soon launching the Bajaj Pulsar 200 SS (SuperSports) in India. Though we aren't sure if the launch date is just a few weeks away or more than a couple of months, the upcoming Pulsar 200 SS - an upgraded version of Bajaj's falgship bike - Pulsar 200 NS is definitely coming soon as a photo of the bike was taken while it was being tested in India. The upcoming bike from Bajaj, which is great for highway rides, boasts off 100 mm front and 130 mm rear MRF...
Nov
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:33 PM
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Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) has launched the automatic variant of its popular car - the Hyundai Grand i10. It is now being shared that the Grand i10 Automatic (AT) will be out on December 5 in India. After having revealed the starting price of the passenger car - the rolled out two versions of Grand i10 Automatic - Grand Sportz AT and Grand Asta AT for 5.64 lakh and Rs 5.92 lakh (ex-Showroom Delhi) respectively. The car features four-speed automatic gearbox which The Grand i10′s 1.1-liter...
Nov
11
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:07 PM
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Modular Robotics, a startup from Colorado has come up with a new product called 'MOSS' - a robot construction kit that let young kids as well as robotics enthusiasts who want to start with basics - build simple robots that exhibit certain complex behaviors just by combining sensor, logic and actuator blocks. This novel robot construction kit that you would want to gift the young engineers you know consists of magnetic blocks called 'Cubelets' that when put together can bring to life a...
Nov
11
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by Ambarish Ganesh at 2:38 PM
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Google-owned Motorola division has filed a 'system and method' for a wireless microphone with lie detection circuitry tattooed on your neck. The file applied to the US Patent and Trademark Office dates back to May 3, 2012, is a step-taken further by Motorola in the wearable-electronic segment. Using a system that involves an auxiliary voice input to a mobile communication device (MCD), the electronic skin tattoo will pick up signals from the throat region of the body for subsequent audio...