Gadgets

A plethora of speech-to-text apps and hearing aids are available in the market. Given the fact, have you ever thought that how many of these apps are actually useful for the people with hearing loss? SpeakSee, a Dutch-based innovative assistive technology start-up has developed a system enabling deaf people to participate in regular conversations. It is generally seen that people with hearing loss could not take part in dinner table group conversations, lectures or business meetings. The hearing aids do not function properly during l...
Amazon has traveled a long journey with respect to the evolution of voice-enabled Alexa devices. Joining the series, its latest TV streaming device Amazon Fire TV Cube is slated to release on 21st June, that is, next week in the US. Fire TV Cube is the “first hands-free streaming media player with Alexa”, offering a complete entertainment package. The Fire TV Cube is basically a technical upgrade of Fire TV 3 launched in 2017. Unlike Fire TV 3, the new Alexa device has built-in speakers and far-field voice recognition feature. The de...
When you want to buy a Smartphone, the market offers you a plethora of options. Yet when it comes to the purchase something as general as good quality wireless earbuds, the only brand that strikes a chord is AirPods. But if you want to try something other than Apple products, you can take a look at Jabra Elite 65t, a recently released pair of wireless earbuds. They do what they are meant to do. Presently available at $149.99, Jabra Elite 65t are engineered for a spot on wireless call connectivity and music experience. They are reliab...
Santa Barbara-based Sonos recently unveiled an incredible sound system, Sonos Beam for TV. Other than creating an immersive sound listening experience, the Beam is undeniable ‘a big revelation in small package’ from Sonos. Surrounded in 65 cm long x 10 cm deep x 6.85 cm high box, Sonos Beam is 60 percent compact than Sonos Playbar. In addition, the Sonos engineer team has blended world-class audio quality with voice assistant compatibility. The home audio brand also proclaims the Beam as ‘the world’s most versatile smart speaker for ...
Microsoft unexpectedly made its presence felt at Electronic Entertainment Expo, E3 press conference on this Sunday afternoon. The Xbox One console inventor determines to amplify its exclusive first-party video games content line-up. Remaining true to its style, the company announced the acquisition of four independent high-profile game studios. In addition, it is building a completely new studio. It also announced a fresh version of gaming portfolio that will debut on Xbox One really soon. Ninja Theory, Undead Labs, Compulsion Games ...
San Francisco’s Lightform Inc. introduced new projected augmented reality (AR) tool at Infocomm on June 6, 2018. It unveiled the first projected AR tool for new generation designers and that too headset-free! This first end-to-end creation system for projected AR is named LFI. Lightform is the first computer for projected AR, also known as projection mapping or video mapping. To enumerate, projected AR is a kind of augmented reality that uses projectors to map digital content and effects onto 3D objects and spaces. In a way, the Lig...
ASUS gaming sub-brand, Republic of Gamers (ROG) introduced a series of new gaming products at Computex 2018, Taiwan. Out of the complete gaming portfolio, ASUS made a groundbreaking announcement with unveiling ROG Phone, the first ROG gaming Smartphone. ASUS ROG Phone is also the world's first Smartphone with an innovative GameCool 3D vapor-chamber cooling system. The 6-inch gaming Smartphone is designated to accompany serious gamers only. ASUS describes ROG Phone as “this is a phone built to win”. ASUS Chairman, Jonney Shih, repres...
HP unveiled a bold line-up of its gaming portfolio, OMEN at the HP Gaming Festival in Beijing today. It includes a refreshed look and feel of the OMEN 15 gaming laptop, the new Mindframe Headset, the Sequencer Keyboard, and Mouse along with a gaming software update. HP OMEN series has established itself as a powerful brand in the laptop gaming market. It is known for its terrific performance, upgraded software, sharp displays, and an array of gaming accessories. According to Statistica, gaming is one of the world’s fastest-growing P...
Ever had your ear cups feels hot and twitchy after continuous use of gaming headphones? Well, we’ve all been there and this doesn’t mean we must continue to use uncomfortable headphones if we have a better option available. Turns out, HP has just announced a pair of gaming headset that can keep you cool even during whole-day gaming sessions. Interestingly, this headset doesn’t use fans or cooling gels. At the HP Gaming Festival in Beijing, the company launched new gaming peripheral under its Omen gaming line, including the Mind...
Smart Speakers concept is gradually gaining popularity in the USA and the world afar. While introducing Amazon Echo to the American market in 2015, Amazon.com pioneered this niche technology. The online retail giant has dominated the smart speaker market from then. Amazon Echo seemed to be way ahead than its competitors, Google Home and Apple HomePod, but not until the beginning of 2018. A research firm Canalys has released a report titled Smart Speaker Analysis. The report does not talk about the overall sales revenue but only the q...