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Sep
30
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 1:41 PM
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Wearable electronics or wearables come in all shape and sizes. While most of them are meant to be worn on your wrists, a Silicon Valley based company called MOTA has come up with one that fits your fingers. Meet MOTA SmartRing, a wearable that can be worn discreetly on your fingers which brings up notifications without the usual clutter. The MOTA SmartRing hooks your Android or iOS smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth 4.0. The companion iOS or Android app which needs to be installed on your...
Sep
30
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 12:10 PM
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Apple's not forgotten the big machines while focusing on the wearables and smartphones. The latest rumor in the web-space hints at possible launch of 27" iMac with 5K resolution retina display, that is 5120 x 2880; double that of the resolution offered on the displays of current generation of iMac. The event is likely to be scheduled towards last week of October but there is no official confirmation yet. This update comes from...
Sep
30
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 10:52 AM
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At a time when major companies like Samsung and Sony have decided to ditch their PC manufacturing divisions, Hewlett-Packard Development Company is trying something new to make laptops cool again with the Stream 11 and Stream 13 Windows 8.1 notebook PCs. As speculated earlier, HP has made these notebook PCs affordable enough to offer stiff competition to Android tablets and Chromebooks. The prices of the HP Stream 11 and HP Stream 13 will start at $199.99 and $229.99 respectively. The question...
Sep
30
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by Ankita Katdare at 10:04 AM
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Gionee India has done basking in the glory of its Elife S5.5 smartphone that became popular for its slogan 'More Than Slim'. Today it has launched a new Android Kitkat smartphone in its CTRL series with Gionee CTRL 4VS, a phone without a difference. We are not sure what the 12-year old Chinese company has on its mind when naming its smartphones. The Gionee CTRL 4VS comes equipped with a 4.5 inch screen with FWVGA 854 x 480 resolution IPS Display that supports 16M colors. Running on a 1.3 GHz...
Sep
29
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by Sharvari Panchbhai at 11:41 PM
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BlackBerry has launched a new smartphone called BlackBerry Passport in India priced at Rs 49,990.The brand new Passport is exclusively available on e-commerce site, Amazon. The eye-catching feature of this smartphone is its design. It has a large square touch screen with intuitive gesture based navigation that will provide users a new viewing experience while web browsing, reading, et al. Below the touch screen is a physical keyboard which is also touch enabled that allows you to perform many...
Sep
29
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by Ambarish Ganesh at 11:14 PM
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It's raining wearables in the electronic market, so time wasn't far when we had our own wearable drone. The Nixie is one such attempt at creating the world's first first wearable camera drone, that could take off and capture the perfect picture or video. Developed by a Stanford postdoctoral researcher Christoph Kohstall, the Nixie is for the moments where you want to have the entire moment to yourself, and not waste a thought on how you'd be capturing it. Imagine yourself riding a motorcycles...
Sep
29
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 1:41 PM
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If you had an internet connection 7-8 years ago, chances are you were addicted to a website called Orkut. For most Indians it was their first taste of social networking. If you share my birth year, chances are that you were fresh out of matriculation and were missing some of your friends who were now pursuing their higher secondary education in other schools or colleges. Orkut became an instant hit with the youngsters as it was the next best thing after e-mail to be in touch. It was even voted...
Sep
29
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:15 AM
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Deploying Internet to the millions of users via WiFi from the sky has been on the target list for the tech giants Google and Facebook for over an year now. We said hello to Google's Project Loon last year, when the search giant promised to launch a ring of balloons floating in the sky, about 20 kms above the ground to provide WiFi Internet to the masses. Whereas earlier this...
Sep
28
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by Chaitanya Kukde at 9:13 PM
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LED systems are already a hot property all over the world. From portable electronics, smartphones to home lighting solutions, LEDs can replace conventional lighting in almost all areas. A recent development over normal LEDs, the carbon-based Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs), which are brighter, thinner, lighter, more flexible and are less power hungry are already being used in various applications. And now, the researchers at Princeton have made a significant breakthrough in improving the...
Sep
28
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 11:17 AM
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Sampriti Bhattacharyya, a graduate student in mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology along with her advisor Professor Harry Asada has developed a football-sized underwater robot that can inspect the bottom of ships for concealed contraband with help of ultrasound scan. The robot initially developed to inspect for cracks in nuclear reactors and water tanks has been modified to inspect ships for false hulls and propeller shafts, places where smugglers are likely to...