Aug
10
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by Ankita Katdare at 8:06 AM
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Working with foreign clients? Travelling solo to a new country? Translator apps are a big boon. While Google Translate has been dominating for years for any of your translation needs, a new challenger with the name 'Microsoft Translator' has arrived with aplomb. The best part is that the Microsoft Translator app works not only with smartphones & tablets, but also with Android Wear devices as well as the Apple Watch. This means that whenever you are on-the-go with your LG G Watch or Nexus 9...
Aug
09
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by Ankita Katdare at 6:14 PM
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Folks over at Acer India are bound to be ecstatic as they have launched the three new Windows 10 laptops in the country. The company has been working closely with Microsoft to make all their new products ready for the latest version of Windows OS. The officials have promised that those who will be purchasing a Windows PC from Acer or have already bought one will be getting a seamless transition to Windows 10. In line with that promise, the 3 new laptops from Acer Inc's Aspire series -...
Aug
08
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by Ankita Katdare at 8:07 AM
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The mid-sized sedan, Baleno was discontinued in the year 2006-07. Soon after, it was replaced by the Maruti Suzuki SX4. It seems that the company hasn't been able to get over it and will be launching a completely revamped model this year. The news came to light when, Suzuki declared that it is unveiling its premium hatchback Baleno on 15th September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Nicknamed YRA in India, the Maruti Suzuki Baleno is now all set to get a mega launch during the festive season of...
Aug
07
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by Jason Estibeiro at 12:34 PM
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Last year we informed to you about how Facebook ads generate fake likes to a page to increase the popularity of the page. Turns out, the ‘likes’ aren’t the only domain where Facebook defrauds people. Recently, a YouTube celebrity Hank Green accused Facebook that it cheats when it comes to sharing of videos on the site. Green said that Facebook cheats, lies and steals and performs...
Aug
07
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by Ankita Katdare at 10:13 AM
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The naysayers about innovation coming out of India can now put their arguments to rest as the Electronics giant Intel has announced its plan to set up the 'Intel India Maker Lab' in the company's Bengaluru office. Targeted at innovators and startups, the Maker Lab will make development kits, hardware & software tools, infrastructure, reference boards etc easily accessible. In addition to that, entrepreneurs and innovators can get mentoring as well as business connection so that they can...
Aug
06
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by Jason Estibeiro at 7:54 PM
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The launch of smartphones by Asus, or as they call it – the Zen festival which was held in the country’s capital was a highly awaited and hugely attended event. The ‘festival’ introduced a number of Asus devices, amongst which were three smartphones. The phones that were launched were such that it had something for everybody. If you are looking for a high-end phone with great specs, it was there. If you are selfie lover and want a phone with a great front camera, it was there. Let’s have a...
Aug
06
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 5:27 PM
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WhatsApp for iOS version 2.12.5 brings lot of goodies requested by users for a long time now. WhatsApp engineers have rolled out an update that lets the users define custom notifications per chat and even mute the noisy groups. The most important feature is that users will now be able to backup the videos in the backups. The earlier versions of the messenger allowed only text messages to be a part of the backup. The new option is available from Settings / Chats and Calls / Chat Backup.

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Aug
06
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by Ankita Katdare at 3:02 PM
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The german brand has unveiled the BMW Mini Countryman for Indian market at a price of Rs. 36.5 lakh. The new Countryman has had subtle design modifications on both the exterior and interior and some innovative equipment feature additions. The luxury compact car features a top speed of 185 km/hour and an acceleration of 0-100 km/hour in just 10.9 sec. The Cooper D Countryman engine delivers max power of 112 hp @ 4,000 rpm and Max. torque/engine speed of 270 Nm @ 1,750 rpm-2,250 rpm. The car...
Aug
06
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by Kaustubh Katdare at 10:19 AM
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What do engineers do when they get pissed off seeing their bicycles getting stolen? They design a bike that is world's most secure; because no one can steal it. The YERKA Bike is a creation of Cristobal Cabello, Andres Roi and Juan Monsalve; and the approach these guys have taken for the design is quite innovative. If you 'lock' the bike to a pole - the thief will have to break the main frame of the bike; which leaves the bike useless. If the thief breaks the pole itself, he won't be able to...
Aug
06
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by Satya Swaroop Dash at 12:16 AM
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The entry level smartphone market in India has another well equipped competitor, the Karbonn Titanium Mach Five. Unlike the name suggests it does not travel at hypersonic speeds but does offer some good bangs for your buck. The Karbonn Titanium Mach Five starts off well with a 5-inch HD resolution (1280 x 720) IPS panel display but spoils it by not providing any protective glass covering. Underneath the hood, we get an unspecified chipset, we are guessing some entry level MediaTek, that...