Yash Dhir

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iOS 7.1.1 Lockscreen Bypassed By Siri

Although reports suggest iOS 7.1.1 comes with Touch ID improvements, but it seems it may not be the case. A new video has surfaced which shows how …

Gear & Gadgets

Jackal Single Wheel Vehicle Unveiled Controlled By An Arduino Mega

Nick Thatcher as this month unveiled his latest single wheeled vehicle creation in the form of the Jackal which builds on the technology he used to …

Snakable’s New USB Charging Cable Will Never Need Duct Tape

If you’ve ever owned a USB charging cable (and if you’re reading TechCrunch, odds are you have), then you’ve encountered the problem that Snakable wants to solve. That is, after repeated use, the cable breaks, the wires are exposed, and then, more often that not, the cable itself becomes …

Huawei Ascend P7 Images Leaked, Shows the Design from All Angles

We’ve seen a number of leaked images and specifications of the alleged Huawei Ascend P7 in the past few weeks. Recently, we saw some images of the …

Phones

Chinese High School Holds Exams In A Forest To Prevent Cheating

Teachers at Chengfeng School in Jingzhou, China have come up with an innovative way to prevent plagiarism by students taking important mid-term …

Tanner Goods Bike Bags

Everyone knows a bike is a great way to get around — whether you use one to get you to work every day, or just to keep yourself physically fit — but …

2014 McLaren P1: The World's Quickest Production Car! - Ignition Ep. 108

BMW rolls out new M4 safety car for DTM

Ever since revealing the M4 on nearly five months ago, BMW has been hard at work getting its new muscle coupe out on the track. It's made a touring-car version to compete in DTM and a safety car to set the pace at MotoGP races, and now it's combined both into a new safety car for DTM as well.<p>The …

Barn-find Ferrari Dino gets brilliant auction catalog description

The obvious by any other name ... adds value?<p>Barn finds are often discovered in rough condition. That sort of comes with the territory, since years of stasis and neglect aren't kind to automobiles. In some ways, that's part of the attraction of the barn find—the challenge of returning a special car …

Consumer Physics’ $150 smartphone spectrometer can tell the number of calories in your food

Would you like to be able to look up the calorie content of the specific apple you’re eating? You could take it to a lab and run it through a …

iPhone 6 iOS 8 Screenshot Leaked (Rumor)

Apple’ iPhone 6 will come with a larger display than the current model, there are said to be two different sizes of the iPhone 6, one with a 4.7 inch …

Mobile Technology

Google Glass faithful are coming to your town

If you go out on the streets tonight, you may get a big surprise.<p>For the oppressed, the put upon, the downtrodden are marshaling their forces in an attempt to change the course of history.<p>No, I'm not talking about Occupy Wall Street. I'm talking about something with far more money behind it: the …

This Inflatable Car Seat Blows Up In Just 40 Seconds

But Volvo’s new child seat concept isn’t bulky, and it isn’t hard to fix to the backseat. You can carry it around in a little bag, and you can still …

Transit

Apple buys LuxVue for its low-power, micro-LED display tech

Apple may soon tap micro-LEDs for its next generation of devices.<p>Apple tacitly confirmed its purchase of LuxVue, a low-power, micro-LED display maker, in a statement today, following a TechCrunch report about the acquisition.<p>“Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we …

Samsung blurs the line between phone and camera (again) with the Galaxy K zoom

Last year, Samsung tried something a little kooky: it made a mash-up of a middling smartphone and a solid point-and-shoot camera (you know, the kind smartphones have nearly driven to extinction). The resulting chimaera was called the Galaxy S4 Zoom, and it was... not great. To absolutely no one's …

This Electric Car Is Also An Electric Boat, So You Can Drive Out Of A Flood

The FOMM Concept One isn’t considered amphibious–you’re not supposed to use it to drive to work through a river or lake. But in an emergency, it can …

UC Berkeley

NuForce Primo 8 Headphone Review: High-End In-Ear Hi-Fi

The NuForce Primo 8 perhaps doesn’t look the part of a $500 headphone. First off, they’re in-ears, when most expensive headphones are over-ears. They’re small, not overtly flashy, and if you can get good fit, are barely noticeable in your ears.<p>All of these things can be good things, if they sound …

Etihad's A380 'Residence' has a lounge, double bed and an en-suite shower

We've seen full-length beds, 32-inch TVs and even dedicated chefs on board the latest Airbus and Boeing planes, but Etihad's setting the bar far, far higher by offering an entire section of its brand-new A380 to passengers with the cash to spare. "The Residence," as the airline's calling its …

Star Wars STREET By 50 Review: These Are The Headphones You’re Looking For

Today is a day of celebration: It’s Star Wars Day, and that means on onslaught of Star Wars-themed gadgets – like these special edition STREET by 50 headphones I got to test out, which feature the badging of the greatest freedom movement the galaxy has ever borne witness to. But do they honor the …

Capture 360-Degree HD Video With This Tiny UFO-Style Camera

Tools like Google Street View and even Apple's iPhone allow you to view the world as captured in panoramic photos, but a new camera called Centr …

Scientists reverse aging in mice by giving them young blood

Plots from <i>The Simpsons</i> are rarely prophetic, but it appears as if, just as it did for Mr. Burns, the blood of the young could help to stave off the signs of aging. Competing teams at Harvard, Cambridge and the University of California have found that pumping the blood of juvenile mice into elderly …

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet review: a serious iPad Air competitor

Sony’s Xperia Z2 tablet is a significant update to its first real iPad challenger, the Xperia Tablet Z. Now slimmer, lighter and much, much faster Sony has a true Android competitor to the iPad Air on its hands.<p>While most Android tablet manufacturers stick to the smaller, roughly 7in screen sized …

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Aero-Tray for Better Airplane Laptop Usage

Using a laptop on an airplane can be an exercise in frustration with today’s tight seating quarters and small tray tables. The Aero-Tray is a …

Surfboard Core Trainer

Get your body in shape like a surfer without getting wet with the Surfing Experience Core Trainer. This balance trainer has an actual 6 foot long …

Golf Bag Utility Belt

Become the Batman of golf with this super handy Perfect Solutions Golf Bag Utility Belt. Sure Batman wears his utility belt around his waist instead …