Akash Chainani

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Killer Cars And Robotic Teddy Bears

A Japanese startup has a novel implementation of virtual reality. Their gear will allow people to inhabit the body of a robotic Teddy Bear to communicate with loved ones over the Internet. Let’s hope the loved ones have not seen the film ‘Ted’, or worse, ‘Chuckie’… Mining conglomerate Rio Tinto is …

iPhone 6s Plus vs. Moto X Style (Pure Edition)

Size<p>The Moto X Style/Pure is slightly smaller than Apple's offering. The Moto is, however, 52 percent thicker (though its rounded back skews that …

SpeedForce combines a cycling computer, handlebar stem and headlight

You've got a cycling computer, a headlight, and a handlebar stem on your bike. Why bother with all three, when they could be combined into one …

Swipe Elite 2 4G LTE smartphone launched, priced at Rs 4,666: Specifications, features

Domestic handset and tablet-maker Swipe Technologies on Friday launched a new affordable 4G LTE-enabled smartphone – Elite 2 – in an exclusive …

Jupiter bumped a giant planet out of our solar system 4 billion years ago

A close encounter with Jupiter about four billion years ago may have resulted in another planet’s ejection from the solar system altogether, …

Micromax to launch a Canvas smartphone on November 4; specifications, features leaked

Micromax’s sub-brand YU is gearing up to launch a flagship smartphone called Yutopia, and in the meantime the parent company too is planning on …

Samsung Galaxy On5, Galaxy On7 could launch in India on November 3: Specifications, features

Samsung has sent out media invites for a launch event in Delhi on November 3. While the invite is scarce in details, we expect the company to launch …

Using the Intel edison platform to make a video rover car

<b>Overview</b><p>The Intel® Edison platform is an intelligent computing platform used in developing wearable devices, Maker, and other smart devices. As Maker …

Intex Cloud Swift with 3GB RAM launched for Rs. 8888

Intex has launched the Cloud Swifts smartphone with 3GB of RAM in India for Rs. 8888. Aside from 3GB of RAM, the phone also comes with a 5-inch HD …

Mobile Technology

Honor 7 camera test: How good is it?

The smartphone photography market is growing at a rapid pace – competent image sensors giving better photographs with each new generation of …

Oppo R7s announced, features 4GB RAM and 5.5-inch AMOLED display

Oppo has added a fourth smartphone to its R7 lineup, after the R7, R7 Plus and the R7 lite. It is scheduled to launch next month in ten regions …

Phones

Xiaomi launches Ninebot Mini, a self-balancing two-wheeled vehicle

Xiaomi has launched Ninebot Mini, a two-wheeled electric vehicle that is battery-powered and self-balancing. The scooter is priced at RMB 1,999, …

Lights 'Camera' Action: Apple iPhone 6s & 6s Plus Vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Vs DSLRs

The Apple iPhones, after a long while, finally underwent a big upgrade. The 12-megapixel iSight camera is a step up from the 8-megapixel iSight …

Samsung may have preponed Galaxy S7 launch to January

Samsung may launch the Galaxy S7 in January next year. Korean publication, ETNews has reported that the upcoming flagship will come out in the …

Mobile

BlackBerry Priv’s India launch imminent, may be priced near 50k

The BlackBerry Priv is making more appearances worldwide, hinting at its launch coming nearer. A week ago, four units of the BlackBerry PrivWhere to …

Mobile Technology

Yu teases metal build on Yu Yutopia, could be launched soon

Yu Televentures' Founder, Rahul Sharma announced on October 6 that the company is coming up with the most powerful phone on the planet. Today, the …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S7: Rumours Decoded

Samsung’s upcoming flagship, the Galaxy S7 may come with a magnesium alloy build. The phone may still have a glass back, but the frame could be …

Samsung Galaxy S7

Lenovo Vibe P1, P1m launched at Rs. 15,999 and Rs. 7,999

Lenovo has launched the Vibe P1 and the Vibe P1m in India. The lenovo vibe p1Where to buy 10029 9999 11790 is priced at Rs. 15,999 while the Lenovo …

Mobile Technology

Alcatel Flash 2 launched in India for Rs. 9,299

Alcatel Flash has launched the Flash 2 in India. The Flash 2 is priced at Rs. 9,299 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart. The phone has a …

Mobile Technology

Nextbit Robin, the cloud-first smartphone available for pre-order

The Nextbit Robin, is now up for pre-order and can be shipped to India for an additional fee. The Robin’s highlight is the fact that it is the …

Does it make sense to purchase an Xbox 360 or a PS3 today?

If you are a gamer then there are only two options for you to consider. Either you pick up a console that has a lifespan of almost a decade or you …

Uncharted

Google's Project Fi could be the answer to India's connectivity problems

Google is known to be an inventor of path-breaking technology and Project Fi is just that. Unfortunately, Project Fi is in its early stages and it …

Telecoms

Karbonn announces new phones and discounts, ahead of festive season

Karbonn Mobiles has launched four new smartphones for the Indian market, and has also announced discounts of upto 50 percent on its leading …

Mobile Technology

Bird Mobility launches the electric Gocycle in India

Bird Mobility has introduced the Gocycle and Bird Board in India. The Gocycle is a lightweight electric bicycle where as the Bird Board is an …

Apple may remove home button from iPhone 7: Analyst

The next iPhone may not come with its iconic Home button. Analyst Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray, a full-service investment bank and asset management …

Xolo announces Black 1X with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM, for Rs. 9,999

Xolo has announced the Black 1X smartphone. The device comes with a 5-inch Full HD On-Cell IPS Display with 441ppi resolution. The screen of the …

Mobile Technology

Honor 5X announced, sports 5.5-inch 1080p display

Honor has added another smartphone to its portfolio – the Honor 5x. Also known as Huawei Glory Play 5X, the smartphone has launched in China and is …

Mobile Technology

10 gadgets under 10k, for a very techie Diwali

The 'D' day is upon us! No, the world is not ending but the gifting season is just beginning. Diwali is a day where almost everyone needs to or …

Mobile Technology

Galaxy S6 Edge+ update improves security and call stability

Samsung has started rolling out the first software update for the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. The update is similar to the one released for the Galaxy Note …

Phones

Top 10 Exported Cars In First Half Of FY16 From India

<i>We take a look at the most exported cars from India in the first half of the current financial year. The Ford EcoSport emerges as the leader.</i><p>India is …