Author archives: Anna Versai

When you’re looking for a work laptop, you’ll probably consider the MacBook Pro and MacBook, with the aging MacBook Air. If you’re someone like me, looking for an anti-MacBook brand, Microsoft Surface Pro and Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon sits way high on the list. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon provides you with all the benefits of a slim and light Apple computer, and yet manages to have a superior battery life and user experience. It is a mashup of two of Lenovo’s top-selling brands, the ThinkPad and the Yoga. THINKPAD X1 DESIGN The Len...
As a kid, we were never scared of mice as Walt Disney made sure that they were put forward in the friendliest way possible. What began with a cute love story between two mice went on to become a pioneer in the world of animated entertainment. The Walt Disney Co. has earned a name for itself as one of the world’s best houses for the feature as well as animated films. This company hosts an annual incubator program every year, as a part of which it promotes new talent. The Disney Accelerator Program provides funding and other such suppor...
When it comes to a business-class laptop, there are very few brands in the market worth the buck. There is Dell and HP, and of course, Lenovo’s ThinkPad line of portable machines. There is one brand which doesn’t get the attention it deserves – Toshiba. Come to think of it, its Portégé line is the best for business-grade laptop out there. At a glance, the Toshiba Portégé x30 is a plain-looking 13.3-inch business ultrabook. It does incorporate consumer-friendly features such as a thin and light structure, Thunderbolt, USB Type-C, Wind...
There are countless apps designed to help you learn a new language. You may want to learn a new language to widen your vocabulary, revise or grammar, converse with a native speaker, or all of the above. Whatever your end goal is, it’s extremely important to pick the right foreign language learning app. We thought we’d make it easier for you by compiling a list of five best language learning apps for Android and iOS. Many of these gems offer more options to help you learn a new language. TOP PICKS: Free Language Learning Apps DUOLI...
For easy and efficient transportation, we have railways, buses, cars, flights etc. all around the world. These modes of age old commutation will be a thing of the past very soon; as the world is gearing up for the futuristic technology created by Hyperloop One. In an official release by Hyperloop One today, the company mentioned that it completed its first full-scale testing of the Hyperloop technology in a vacuum environment on the 12th of May. The Hyperloop vehicles pulled 2 Gs by reaching a speed of 70 mph (miles per hour) down the...
It is not an exaggeration when we say that AI is the biggest thing of the present and future. With numerous benefits in its kitty, many companies and internet-based ventures are moving towards AI, i.e. Artificial Intelligence. When we rewind to the early 90’s AI was like a new toy held in the hands of millennials. Fast forward to 2017 and there are many AI powered companies and tasks solely based on these systems. How do you think tasks like mobile check-ins, mobile bookings, online shopping, bulk newsletters, and many others are poss...
If Google also works on the regular rhythm that Apple Inc. follows we can assume that in three months it will roll out its next Google Pixel XL for 2017. As we are getting closer to the release of the new Google Pixel 2 the speculations, rumors, and leaks are also increasing. Android Police, as usual recently posted a first-hand render of the new phone by Google. It says that this is an accurate representation of the new design of Google’s Pixel 2017. Going by the record, this site did the same last year with the first Google Pixel. ...
Recently, the European Commission fined Google for a whopping €2.42 billion ($2.73 billion) relating to antitrust violations on Google’s comparison service for its shopping searches. This is touted as a record-breaking fine by the EU Commission, the biggest ever levied on any company. This fine for Google search results in the comparison service pertaining to shopping even doubles the previous record of fine in Intel’s name during 2009. Well, the fine was not a result of a short-term problem. Claims on this search giant stated that it...
The first time that users saw a FullVision screen on any LG phone was on the company’s G6 model, having an aspect ratio of 18:9. Now, the company plans for a similar screen ratio in its lower-priced category phones. According to rumors, many also assumed that the new LG phone model will be launched as a successor to the G6 model, i.e. as LG G6 mini. But the company has come out with a whole new model named the LG Q6 and two others. According to leaked sources, this new phone does hold similarities with the G6 model. While as a lower-r...
It seems like Xiaomi is set for the best-ever quarter in the smart-phone market. the Q2 of 2017 is the best quarter the Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has ever seen. The company announced that it shipped a whopping 23.16 million smartphone units in the second quarter. The celebration of Xiaomi Q2 2017 does not end here. Another major announcement by the company is that it notes a 70 percent increase in the sales from the previous quarter. A Record-breaking Xiaomi Q2 2017 According to Lei Jun, the CEO of the most profitable smartp...