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Google is back to work as the holidays and the CES is over. This first update of the year is here, Google Maps has come up with an updated version Maps v9.19 which involves a ‘driving mode’ that will predict where you are going without even asking. The new feature will utilize your previous location history and web searched to estimate your destination and provide traffic updates and estimated time of arrival (ETA) for the same. This new feature is optional and can be activated from the navigation drawer or by creating a shortcut o...
Taking selfies with a selfie stick will soon be old-fashioned. Among the list of latest gadgets launched in CES 2016, there is a ‘selfie drone’ called Lily that will replace your selfie stick. This drone will allow you take high-resolution videos and photos of yourself with multiple options. The concept of ‘selfie drone’ was introduced to capture images, as pouting perfectly while pressing your touchscreen camera button seems too much at a time. CES 2016 has introduced us to many products that will make our life easier, and Lily is...
On Sunday, Tesla motors released software update for its Model S and Model X. The update included a new functionality called ‘Summon’, which would allow the electric cars to park themselves, eliminating the human involvement. This functionality was added to its Autopilot technology that was introduced in October 2015. This technology allows drivers to take their hands off the wheel in certain conditions. However, the car does not ride in Autopilot by default and has to be set to this mode via Control settings. CEO, Elon Musk announ...
Huawei has come up with Mate 8 that was launched in China in November 2015. At CES 2016, the company announced that it will be launching the phone globally. When it was first launched in China, the phone was selling like hotcakes, as it was sold out at most of the retailers on the first day itself. According to Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei, more than a million handsets have already been sold and the company is planning to manufacture a million units of this handset per month. When it comes to the hardware design, the smartpho...
Somabar, the robotic bartender has won the best innovation award for home appliances at CES 2016. This machine is the latest when it comes to bartending technology. There is nothing better than having an amazing cocktail night with your friends at your own home, but making them is a pain. You might have all the stuff like a recipe book, cocktail shaker, jigger, twisted bar spoon, strainer, and a mixing glass, but you might lack the experience of making a well-crafted cocktail. Well, Somabar can do that for you instead. It will serv...
With increasing technology there are various devices to help fitness enthusiasts to gauge the amount of weight lost and calories burned. Also, there are devices available that will measure your heartbeat rate and the number of steps you take per day. But Levl takes to a new level by measuring the amount of fat loss after your workout, and all it will take is a single breath. A fitness tracker, called Levl will measure your breath and tell you the amount of fat loss through the accompanying app. The device comes in two parts: a grey...
If you are one of those who do not wake up by noisy alarms, here’s iLuv SmartShaker 2 that will shake your pillow to wake you up. This gadget uses Bluetooth Smart Technology that will enable it to act as an extension to a Smartphone alarm. iLuv SmartShaker 2 will be introduced at CES 2016 by accessories maker iLuv Creative Technology. It provides an effective and customizable way to wake up. This disc-like gadget is to be placed under user’s pillow. Rather than waking up with some alarm tone, this device will vibrate your pillo...
It’s a new year and it’s time for CES 2016. Every year Consumer Electronics Show is held at the very beginning of the New Year. This year, it will be starting from January 6 to January 9 at Las Vegas. CES is the world’s largest gathering of the consumer electronics industry. People all around the globe who thrive on the business of consumer technology gather here including tech companies, advertisers, reporters, and analysts. International Consumer Electronics Show transforms Vegas into the nerdiest place on earth for few days....
This technologically innovative year is almost over. We were indulged with many amazing innovations in 2015 starting from Smartphones to wearables. Moreover, we observed companies that are laying a strong base for upcoming things. What next? What will be the tech trends of 2016 that will highly influence our daily life? Here are some of our predictions about upcoming technology trends that will drop a hint for you. 1. Internet of Things Internet of Things will possibly be one of the most popular tech trends of 2016 that will...
Apple developed an entire marketing campaign around how amazing the photos taken from iPhone 6 and 6s are, and now the company has revealed what makes iPhone’s camera so special. During an interview for 60 minutes with Charlie Rose, Graham Townsend, Apple’s senior director of camera hardware stated that each camera module is made using more than 200 individual parts. Townsend also mentioned that more than 800 people work on camera of iPhone. Each module contains four wires that are thinner than a human hair to create micro-suspensi...