Ayush Srivastava

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Inside the Intel lab that put a legit gaming desktop in the palm of your hand

Everyone knows Intel as a chipmaker, but its influence extends well beyond the CPU. Today’s laptops wouldn’t be ultra-thin if it weren’t for Intel’s …

Eight new anime shows to watch this spring

Just because it’s getting warmer doesn’t mean you have to go outside<p>The 2018 spring anime season is almost here and with it, a new slate of shows (about 53) as well as 11 carrying over from the winter season. Many of these shows are available for viewing outside Japan within a day thanks to …

Anime

Moment lenses — the DSLR killer?

I travel with a Canon DSLR and two primes, a 35mm f1.4 and an 85mm f1.2 (endearingly nicknamed, “the fat kid”). Switching lenses is cumbersome and not ideal in certain environments, like a Saigon street market, densely crowded with vendors, tourists and thieves.<p>After lugging this camera kit through …

Mobile Photography

Falling Chinese Space Station to Crash This Weekend

Tiangong-1 is about to burn up in the atmosphere.<p>A space station about the size of a bus is in a decaying orbit, descending to lower and lower altitudes in the sky. It will keep falling until it hits enough atmosphere to rip apart and burn up. China's Tiangong-1, meaning "Celestial Palace," is …

Hey, Siri: 142 useful voice commands for Siri

Do you use Siri to its full potential? Perhaps it’s time to refresh your memory with this list of useful things you can ask it to do for you.<b>Control</b> …

Siri

‘I am a Hindu and I eat beef; it’s my right’

The “Hindu identity” and what it encompasses has taken centre stage in Karnataka as Assembly elections near. While Chief Minister Siddaramaiah …

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

iDevices’ new products at CES 2018 will make your home smarter than you

You may soon run the risk of owning a home that is smarter than you are. At CES 2018, connected home brand iDevices debuted a number of new products …

Hyperkin plans to revive the Game Boy before Nintendo has a chance

The market for retro gaming hardware has been around for ages, but no one knew quite how massive it could be until Nintendo came out with the NES …

Retrogaming

India Extends Hand to Apple and Others by Easing Rules on Foreign Firms

MUMBAI, India — India’s central government moved on Wednesday to reinvigorate its sluggish economy by relaxing rules governing foreign investment in industries including retailing and air travel.<p>The changes could lead Apple and other companies based outside this country of 1.2 billion to …

India

Apple says almost all its devices are affected by the Spectre and Meltdown bugs

A pair of security vulnerabilities affect virtually all Apple products but are not currently affecting users, the company said.<p>Known as “Spectre” and …

Google reveals all the Android Wear watches getting Oreo

Google left us in the dark for a bit as to which Android Wear smartwatches are getting Oreo. Thankfully, just a few days after its official arrival, we're getting the lowdown on device upgrades. Aside from the LG Watch Sport, which was spotted with Oreo last week, an additional four smartwatches …

Utopia’s Skýli cabin lets the Icelandic sky in while keeping the cold out

While sleeping under the stars can be a breathtaking experience, it’s less fun when temperatures begin to approach freezing. If you’ve ever …

Bose Sleepbuds can silence snores and barking dogs

These smart earplugs might save your relationship<p>Two years ago we discovered a rather remarkable set of smart earplugs from a company called Hush that could silence the noise around you as you slept. Then the company suddenly went quiet, and stopped returning our calls. Now we know why: Hush was …

Web Development

Amazon sales surge after Whole Foods acquisition, busy Prime Day

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Thursday said its sales surged over the summer and profit trounced expectations, as shoppers jumped at "Prime Day" promotions on its website and bought groceries at its newly acquired chain of Whole Foods Market stores.<p>Shares rose more than 7 percent in …

eCommerce

How quantum materials may soon make Star Trek technology reality

If you think technologies from Star Trek seem far-fetched, think again. Many of the devices from the acclaimed television series are slowly becoming …

Amazon is Having a Thanksgiving PC Game Blowout This Week You Don't Want to Miss

PC Game Deals: Huge Savings on Fallout 4 GOTY, The Division, and Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition<p>Thanksgiving is tomorrow which means turkey and some …

Animated manga is my new favorite VR experience

Square Enix’s “Project Hikari” is promising<p>I haven’t been a huge fan of most of the virtual reality experiences I’ve tried, and I’m not shy about admitting that. But I’m super into manga; turns out combining the two might be the trick to getting me psyched about VR.<p>In Japan, Square Enix is known …

Google Launches Tez, Its UPI-Enabled Digital Payments App for India

Google Tez has become the latest UPI-based payments app in the country, propelling the Internet search giant into the league of companies eyeing a …

6 Video Games Released In The year 2007 That Changed Gaming Industry Forever

Check out the best games released in the year 2006. In this series, I compile some of the greatest games released in last 17 years. We have started …

Hyperloop One is closer to deciding its first planned route

One of the ways that Hyperloop One is working out which routes it wants to build is through its "Global Challenge" program. It is, essentially, an X-Factor style competition in which candidate cities and states can audition for the prize of getting to buy their own high-speed travel systems. Now, …

PC Gaming Weekly: PUBG faces its next challenge — the fall game rush

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has sold more than 10 million copies. One Twitch analytics site has it overtaking Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, and other top games in the livestreaming arena. And it even passed Valve’s own Dota 2 on its own Steam platform, hitting 1 million …

7 things the iPhone X can do that the iPhone 8 can't

Apple didn't stop with two new phones this year. It also introduced a third, the iPhone X. Here's what it can do that the iPhone 8 can't.<p>Today marks a new first for Apple. Not only did it break the typical naming pattern, skipping over the iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus altogether, it announced a …

Mobile Technology

7 ways Apple surprised us at the iPhone X event

Today’s iPhone X event was the most-spoiled Apple event ever, but Tim Cook and Co. still managed to whip out a few awesome surprises for the faithful.<p>Here are the things we didn’t see coming or couldn’t guess, even after months of rumors and leaks.<p>iPhone X event surprises<p>How to pronounce ‘iPhone …

Apple finally unveils the iPhone 8 in all its glory

Apple announced today the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices at the Steve Jobs Theater near its "spaceship" headquarters in California.<p>The new phones …

Xiaomi advertises its first Android One phone as 'similar to iPhone'

OK, this is pretty funny. Xiaomi was never shy in pointing out its phones' similarities or advantages over Apple products, but now it's taken a very …

Gigabyte made the tiniest GeForce GTX 1080 card yet

NVIDIA has been shrinking gaming laptops with its Max-Q graphics initiative, but what about desktop users who want high-end graphics in a discreet, portable case? Gigabyte has come up with the GeForce GTX 1080 Mini ITX 8G, an unwieldy name for the world's smallest GTX 1080 graphics card. At just …

This Backpack Cured My Addiction to Gadget Bags

Every week a handful of emails hit my inbox about a new backpack on Kickstarter or Indiegogo, complete with a flashy video and promises of …

7 Best Airplane Gadgets for Long Flights

Surviving a long-haul flight is no easy feat, let alone getting comfortable on a plane where the air is dry […]7 Best Airplane Gadgets for Long …

Gear & Gadgets