Author archives: Priyansha

Whoever controls social media, controls the world. In the 21st century cultural landscape, social-media-follower counts far exceed tabloid’s paid circulation. Official announcements or statements are sent to PR companies and major media outlets anymore, they’re directly published by uploading a screenshot to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. For better or worse, whoever seems to have figured it out has the power to change the world. The Arab Spring is one of the best-known examples of how we can use social media to do some good to the...
Sony Xperia XZ1 is expected to make a grand debut on August 31 at IFA 2017 in Berlin. With just a few days ahead of launch, tipster Roland Quandt has posted images of the upcoming smartphone on Twitter. This is the same person who leaked the Sony Xperia XZ1 images a few days ago. Unlike most flagship smartphones, Xperia XZ1 doesn’t sport dual cameras or a bezel-less display. Quandt posted four images of Sony’s upcoming device along with a caption that reads, “Sony Xperia XZ1.” Going by the pictures, the power button on right will fun...
Is the MacBook Pro a gaming laptop? Certainly not! First and foremost, if you’re going for a gaming laptop, you’d know that the Apple MacBook is a productivity powerhouse and far from being a gaming scion. You’re likely to go with Alienware 17 R4, Razer Blade GeForce GTX or HP’s Omen X. Don’t be surprised, HP wants to win with its line of Omen PC gaming products and it’s dead serious about it. Shown off during Gamescom 2017 in Cologne, Germany is the new 17-inch Omen X, HP’s most powerful gaming laptop till date. HP Omen X -A Lapto...
Joaquin Phoenix’s character in the movie Her uses a tiny wireless earbud to communicate with his phone. Now, that’s exactly the kind of headphones Google is working on. After it launched Android Oreo on Monday, Google Inc. is reportedly working on four exciting products – Pixel 2, a Google Home mini speaker, a new Chromebook, and a new pair of voice assisted Google smart headphones. One of the most buzz-worthy products on the list is the futuristic headphones. The upcoming Google smart headphones will rival the Apple AirPods. Apple...
In the fall of 2016, Amazon.com, Inc. inked an interesting partnership with Tyson and launched Tyson Tastemakers “a line of chef inspired meal kits.” Come 2017 and Amazon is entering the ring for a food fight. This July, retail giant Amazon forged a partnership with Martha Stewart, where Marley Spoon-prepared meal kits will be made available to Amazon Fresh’s customers in New York, San Francisco, Philadelphia and Dallas. The tagline of Amazon’s new kit is quite similar to Blue Apron’s business model: “We do the prep. You be the chef.”...
Looks like LG is planning a major overhaul of its product portfolio this year. Last year’s LG G6 was more or less a Samsung clone than past LG offerings have been. (It wasn’t a complete disappointment though.) On that note, the upcoming LG V30 could be a breath of fresh air if our expectations play out. Don’t believe us? Take a look at the LG V30 specs, price and release date – and decide for yourself! LG V30 will debut on August 31 at the IFA 2017 tech show in Berlin. It is a successor to last year’s V20. According to various source...
The future has a lot of different potentials. In movies like Ex Machina and Transcendence, what we really see is anthropomorphic interpretations of AI having human qualities. A lot of things need to be clarified first. To start with, what we see in sci-fi movies is simply fiction. Secondly, AI is simply a software. Why would a software have human qualities and emotions? Take for instance IBM’s Watson, it is a type of AIL, but all it does it make surmises and give you answers based on some sort of statistical understanding and machine...
We’ve been a huge fan of Blue’s headphones lineup since they launched the Lola and Mo-Fi in 2015. Unlike other audio product makers that get themselves lost in trying to invent a whole new category, Blue keeps things simple. Their recent foray into headphones has not disappointed us either. Easily, their most ambitious microphones yet, Blue Ella headphones has us head over heels. When it works, it’s a pure planar magnetic dream. In this Technowize review, you’ll learn about Blue’s most expensive pair of headphones till date. We’ll be...
Months after announcing that it would bring original content to its platform, Facebook has officially introduced Watch, a new platform for users to watch original TV shows and live content. For television viewers, that will mean the addition of yet another destination for entertainment and more. Facebook Watch, the much-awaited update to its video section will include short episodic shows that Facebook didn’t have before. The new tab on Facebook will showcase shows slated to debut on August 28. As of now, 40 shows from a range of pub...
There is no denying that Minecraft is a worldwide sensation. It allows players to explore random landscapes while also building a settlement and creatures of all sorts. Thanks to its popularity, developers around the world are creating their games like Minecraft, which mimics some of its unique features and more! If you’re looking for more awesome games like Minecraft, look no further for we have the right amount of clones for you. Check out the five most popular and creative games like Minecraft that you can play right now. Top Ga...