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Oct
09
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:36 PM
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Lenovo India has launched a new smartphone in the mid-budget range priced at Rs. 7,299. Featuring a 4.5 inch FWVGA (854 x 480 resolution) capacitive touch screen, the Lenovo A328 comes with a 1.3 GHz Quad Core MT6582M processor coupled with 1GB RAM and runs the latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS. Unveiled to compete with the likes of Moto E, Xiaomi Redmi 1S and Asus Zenfone 4 and 5, the new Lenovo android smartphone has a lot to catch up in terms of specifications to be able give a strong competition...
Oct
09
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 12:41 PM
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HTC has stepped out of its familiar realm of smartphones to launch a standalone camera called RE that shall go on sale next month in the US with an expected price tag of $200. HTC likes to call the RE, a remarkable little camera and its main purpose is to help you shoot photos and videos in a manner that is faster and convenient than taking out your smartphone or tablet from your pocket or bag. HTC isn’t wrong about this claim though. The RE does not have a power button, it remains in a standby...
Oct
09
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:38 AM
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This festive season, a breeze of fresh air enters India's 100 cc bike segment as Hero MotoCorp launches two new motorcycles named Hero Splendor Pro Classic, India's first café racer style bike and Hero Passion Pro TR, a 100 cc bike that is intended to appeal the youth of the nation. With two radically different tastes, the Splendor Pro Classic and Passion Pro TR are set to hit Indian roads at a price of Rs. 48,650/- and Rs. 51,550/- (ex-showroom Delhi) respectively. Let us take a look at the...
Oct
08
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 2:28 PM
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...because the Blue LED (light emitting diode) does a lot more than you thought! These are the diodes that have been powering your bedroom lamps, smart TV screens, your smartphones, tablets and are likely to provide light to over a billion people around the world in this century. The Nobel Assembly announced the winners of the prize through a press release titled "New light to illuminate the world". The Blue...
Oct
07
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by Dhananjay Harkare at 4:11 PM
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As the news of first online murder likely to happen by year-end is making rounds of the internet, in another news the internet giant Yahoo! announced that three of its servers were hacked by Romanian hackers. It is strongly believed that hackers succeeded in breaching the security of servers by exploiting the shellshock security hole. Yahoo is one of the major companies to publicly disclose the shellshock related vulnerability. However, the company has also claimed that the officials have not...
Oct
07
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by Ankita Katdare at 12:35 PM
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The construction of the world's biggest telescope or TMT (Thirty Meter Telescope) on the Hawaii Island near the Mauna Kea Volcano has begun. That's right. With India, Japan, US, Canada and China rolling their sleeves up, the development team is thinking of a completion date in 2022. The projected costs for this project are about $1.47 billion (and Japan would be bearing almost a quarter of it). A team of engineers, scientists and project managers is currently busy planning the design &...
Oct
07
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 11:42 AM
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At a time when people around the world were busy discussing Windows 10, some folks at Microsoft’s research wing were busy finalising a proof-of-concept technology that would transform any room into an Xbox game. The project titled RoomAlive is based on last year’s IlumiRoom project which created an interactive projection mapping surrounding a television screen. While the former project relied...
Oct
06
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:12 PM
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Intex Technologies has launched a new smartphone known as 'Intex Aqua Y2 Pro' that is priced below Rs. 5,000 and offers a 1 GHz MediaTek (MT6572) Dual Core processor running Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS. The specifications list for the phone offers the most basic features and at a price of Rs. 4,333 there's not much to expect from the Aqua Series Android device. Packed inside the phone is 512 MB RAM and 4 GB of internal memory which can further extended up to 32 GB via microSD card. The Intex Aqua...
Oct
06
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by Ankita Katdare at 8:42 AM
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With fingerprint sensors only now entering our mobile devices, it's time for other secure authentication techniques to arrive in the latest software on our computers. Keeping up with fast pace in the security techniques development, Ahmad Hassanat from the IT Department at Mu'tah University in Jordan has come up with a software that reads the user's lips to authenticate him for logging into the computer. By making the machine learn how to analyze the pattern in lip & mouth movements, Hassanat...
Oct
05
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by Ankita Katdare at 6:18 PM
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In a groundbreaking research work at the Ohio State University, a team from the department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has come up with a new device that works as a solar cell as well as a rechargeable battery. What is now being called the 'world's first most-rechargeable solar battery', the new hybrid device from OSU researchers has potential to significantly lower the costs of renewable energy production by up to 25%, if it goes into mass production in the industry. Yiying Wu, a Professor...