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Nov
06
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:00 AM
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The latest smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer Gionee has been launched in India with the name 'Gionee Marathon M3', an elder brother to the previous Marathon M2. The biggest USP of the phone is the 5000 mAh battery that it packs inside, that's said to offer a standby time of 32+ days and talktime of 32+ hours on 3G and 50+ hours on 2G. That's huge. Yep and with that the Marathon M3 has officially become one of the first few smartphones to feature a 5000 mAh battery. The only other names...
Nov
05
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 12:57 PM
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Sharp has introduced a new night vision CCTV camera that can record colors even in total darkness! You no longer have to rely on the scary green videos captured by the traditional night vision cameras. Sharp claims that it's industry's first ever Infrared color night-vision camera that does the job at Zero Lux illumination (total darkness). The camera is capable of 720p video (1280x720 pixel resolution) at 30 fps (frames per second). Sharp says that the camera will be marked to the corporate...
Nov
05
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:18 AM
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The iBall Slide Performance Series of tablets in India recently got updated with a brand new Windows 8.1 OS running tablet named 'iBall Slide WQ149' with a price tag of Rs. 24,999 as is mentioned on their official website. Back in September, the company had introduced iBall WQ32 and has been steadily launching a number of...
Nov
04
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 12:08 PM
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Xiaomi is reportedly launching an Mi 16000 mAh power bank to take care of all your power hungry gadgets. The company already has 5200 mAh and 10400 mAh power banks available in the markets, but the new one could step the game up! No matter what phone you use, this power bank will have you covered for a few days at least. For example, the Samsung Galaxy S5 has a 2800 mAh battery and this new Mi 16000 mAh power bank should be able to fully charge your S5 about 5 times.

If you are a regular user...
Nov
04
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 11:40 AM
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Google Now, which lets you issue search commands to Google; now understands Hindi and your everyday Hinglish as well. Google demonstrated how Google Now recognises Hindi language to perform searches and also announced a new portal, hindiweb.com for all the content in Hindi. By speaking the language of the locals, Google's aiming to get ~300 million Hindi speaking population in India online to use Google's services in their own language. Google's already promised that other popular...
Nov
03
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 4:19 PM
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Maruti Suzuki has announced the latest version of Alto K10 and boy, it does come with automated manual transmission (AMT). At the price of Rs. 3.80 lakh (Ex-Showroom, Delhi), the K10 VXi (AGS) becomes the cheapest car in India offering semi-automatic transmission. Those who are not aware of the difference between the AT and AMT may note that the AMT vehicle will still have regular stick shift; but the clutch is operated by the computer. So the car will not have the traditional clutch pad. Let...
Nov
03
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:14 PM
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HTC has quietly listed an Universal USB charger named 'HTC Rapid Charger 2.0' on its official US website. The 15 watt travel charger is said to be compatible with every HTC Smartphone out there and can charge some HTC smartphones such as recently launched HTC One (M8) or HTC Desire Eye 40% faster than other standard chargers in the category. The company has specifically listed that the accelerated charging facility is only available for select few HTC phones. The faster charging performance has...
Nov
03
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 10:54 AM
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Scientists have found out a way that will make it easier for them to suck the blood out of your veins - for scientific tests, research or donating it to the needy. The hard part of the entire process so far has been finding the right spot on your arm to poke the needle in - but that's not a problem anymore. The researchers have developed a new IR device that finds out the veins by making them glow in fluorescent green light. This makes it incredibly easier to locate the spot to take the blood...
Nov
02
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 5:48 PM
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Blackberry is trying to reinvent itself to stay relevant in the smartphone markets across the world. An important part of Blackberry ecosystem is the software it makes. The ever popular Blackberry Messenger application now offers self destructing messages (a la Snapchat) and also offers message retraction. The updated version of BBM has been made available across all the platforms viz. Blackberry OS, Android and iOS.

The feature, called 'Timed Messages' allow you to send self destructing...
Nov
02
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by Ankita Katdare at 11:42 AM
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Lava Mobiles has launched a brand new smartphone Lava Iris Fuel 50 priced at Rs. 7,799 in India, making the mid-budget Android phone portfolio a bit stronger. Shown off with the tag line 'powered for the long run' indicating the longer lasting battery life, the Lava Iris Fuel 50 has a set of basic specifications that are expected from any Android device for that price tag these days. First of all, there's a 3000 mAH battery that is said to deliver up to 15 days of standby time and up to 16...