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Pokemon GO Sets 5 Guinness World Records

Pokemon GO is one of the most popular mobile games and now the game has managed to set a total of 5 Guinness World Records.<p>The five world records …

Pokémon

Airbus is building a high-speed flying taxi fleet so you never have to sit in traffic again

The aircraft manufacturer is designing a flying taxi, named CityAirbus, that can fly itself to make commuting easier in traffic-heavy cities. Airbus wrote on its website that the flying taxi will be part of a fleet so you can summon it on your smartphone.<p>"Techies in Silicon Valley invent high-tech …

Project Alloy: Intel unveils new generation of wireless virtual reality goggles

Intel has unveiled its next evolution of virtual-reality goggles Project Alloy for so-called mixed reality, which drags real-world objects into the virtual realm using 3D cameras.<p>The new head-mounted display consists of a set of goggles that resemble the likes of Facebook’s Oculus Rift or HTC’s …

Virtual Reality

Facebook needs a way to report content as “Graphic But Newsworthy”

Mark Zuckerberg believes Facebook Live could illuminate wrongdoing in the world.<p>Facebook still hasn’t explained the details of its policy on censorship of Live video. But today in response to the police shooting of Philando Castile whose last moments of life were broadcast on Facebook, CEO Mark …

Alibaba's new internet-connected car can pay for gas and control your home appliances

Alibaba has been working on an internet-connected car for the past year, and just unveiled the project's first model.<p>The internet giant on Wednesday …

Home Appliances

Google in talks to bring Loon to Sri Lanka, but it's not a done deal

The search giant is looking to bring its Wi-Fi-beaming balloons to the South Asian country, but discussions are still in early stages.<p>Google is taking steps to bring its Wi-Fi-beaming balloons to Sri Lanka.<p>The search giant has signed a preliminary agreement, known as a memorandum of understanding, …

850,000 People Have Signed Up For The OnePlus 2

The new OnePlus 2 smartphone was announced recently, the handset will be sold through a reservation system and more than 850,000 people have signed …

Microsoft Edge vs. Google Chrome: Which web browser is faster?

Windows 10 comes with a brand new web browser called Microsoft Edge. It's got a lighter design, it's blazing fast and Cortana is baked right into …

Software

SoftBank’s emotionally intelligent ‘Pepper’ robot launches for enterprises on October 1

Japanese telecom giant SoftBank has announced that its emotionally intelligent robot, “Pepper,” will be making its mark in the enterprise with pre-orders opening from October 1.<p>First launched for consumers in Japan last month, the $9,000 bot can analyze gestures, voice tones, and expressions — all …

Robotics

Nokia OZO is a VR camera for professionals

Nokia may not be making its own smartphones anymore, but they are ensuring their future in the tech industry in multiple ways. We first heard about their newest venture last week, and today the company enters a new market by announcing the Nokia OZO, a VR camera specifically designed for …

Vaio Phone (VA-10J) With Android 5.0 Lollipop Launched

Vaio, the former Sony laptop unit, on Thursday launched its first smartphone in Japan.<p>The Vaio Phone (VA-10J) smartphone has been priced at JPY …

Mobile Technology

Electric power transmitted wirelessly in Japan

In a breakthrough, Japanese researchers have successfully transmitted electric power wirelessly to a pinpoint target using microwaves, an advance …

Microwaves

First ever Google Shop opens in London | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Following in the footsteps of other two tech giants, Google has opened a hardware store in the UK. The store is located on Tottenham Court Road, …

Android News

In Bid To Get British Kids Coding, BBC To Give Away 1 Million ‘Micro Bit’ Computers

In a move that will bring a nostalgic smile to some British kids (and teachers) of the 80s, the BBC has announced that it is to produce a new educational mini-computer — codenamed the ‘Micro Bit’, a play on the broadcaster’s original ‘BBC Micro‘ computer — and will give away 1 million devices to …

New Google reference app helps developers build multi-screen apps

With the recent introduction of Android Wear, Android TV and Android Auto, Google is expanding its ecosystem to as many screen sizes as possible. With all of the new screen sizes now on the Android platform, the company is urging developers to create the best looking applications as possible, no …

Google Builds An AI That Can Learn And Master Video Games

Google has built an artificial intelligence system that can learn – and become amazing at – video games all on its own, given no commands but a simple instruction to play titles. The project, detailed by Bloomberg, is the result of research from the London-based DeepMind AI startup Google acquired …

Nerf's higher-powered foam guns are meant for older fans

Nerf guns can be fun if you're a grown-up -- just ask the legions of people who modded the Maverick revolver. They're not really <i>intended</i> for an older audience, however, which is why Hasbro just unveiled a range of Nerf blasters meant for high schoolers (and adults) who take their plastic weapons …

Guns

ICC World Cup 2015: #जयहिन्द becomes the first-ever Hindi hashtag to trend on Twitter during India vs Pakistan Cricket match

India today kicked off its World Cup 2015 campaign against arch rivals Pakistan. As the Men in Blue look to register their first win in this year’s …

Samsung Tizen phones to be made in Noida

Buoyed by the market response to its Tizen OS-based smartphone in India, tech giant Samsung plans to manufacture the ‘Z1’ at its Noida facility …

Flexible fiber implants treat your brain without hurting it

Brain implants are limited right now -- they typically measure just one thing at a time, and their stiff wiring can wreck tissue if the device stays in place for long enough. Neither of those problems will matter if MIT's flexible fiber implant becomes a practical reality, though. The school's …

When Marissa Mayer Became CEO Of Yahoo, She Let Thousands Of Employees Ditch Their BlackBerrys For 'Real' Smartphones

In his book on Yahoo and Mayer's tenure as CEO there, Nicholas Carlson writes that Yahoo employees were still issued BlackBerrys instead of modern smartphones like the iPhone or Samsung Galaxy S3.<p>Mayer believed Yahoo needed to transition into a "mobile-first" company, and its employees should be …

Smaaash developing new gaming experiences using Oculus Rift | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Smaaash, a gaming and recreation centre in Mumbai is developing it's own games using virtual reality capable devices such as Oculus Rift and …

Lamborghini launches a $6,000 smartphone

Tonino Lamborghini Mobile on Tuesday announced the global launch of the stainless steel-and-leather handset ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show in …

There's a functional $1 million mech robot for sale on Amazon

<i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i> journalist Brad Stone billed Amazon as "The Everything Store" in his 2013 book about the company. Now, here's irrefutable proof: if you have ¥120,000,000 (about $1,020,000) handy, you can currently buy a rideable mech robot through Amazon Japan.<p>The robot is Kuratas, a passion …

US-based Rdio launches music-streaming service in India

Rdio has launched its music-streaming services in India. This can be seen as a sort of relaunch for the Dhingana brand, which was shut in February …

Google unveils latest prototype in Project Ara modular smartphone : News, News

Global search engine giant Google has announced the latest prototype update in Project Ara, code-named Spiral 2. However, consumers will have to wait …

Samsung launches Z1 Tizen phone in India at Rs 5,700

Adobe’s Lightroom Mobile Arrives On Android

Adobe Lightroom mobile is one of the first attempts at bringing some of the more recent Adobe releases on iOS to Android – and it’s available now with compatibility for a range of devices spanning Jellybean to Lollipop. The Lightroom mobile experience on Android is optimized for smartphones, though …

Skydio raises $3M to build software for safer, smarter drones

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Skydio<p>Skydio came out of stealth today with plans to build a smarter navigation system for drones, plus a $3 million …

Drones

Google Glass experiments are done, Nest CEO now in charge

Despite slips in consumer release windows and a sort of manufactured distaste for the people who wear it, rumors of Google Glass' death have been greatly exaggerated. If anything, Google's moonshot wearable just got another lease on life: <i>Fortune</i> reports that the Google Glass team is being spun out …

Google Glass