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One thing which is constant in this rapidly changing world is the increase in population. With population increase comes the widening of habitat and increase in the demand of other basic human needs. One of the crucial human needs except for food, water, and shelter is transportation. We have reached that stage wherein even if a person owns a car, he prefers to use public transportation or cabs in order to avoid the inconvenience caused by growing traffic. Personal cars are now kept aside only for weekend outings. Even cabs are not fe...
Technology is one such field which is constantly evolving. In order to keep up with such rapid changes, one needs to update oneself as well. The tech companies which miss out on doing so lose their customer base to quite an extent. This is because nobody will spend money on outdated gadgets. Realizing that update is essential to survive in the tech market, Acer has decided to try out a trend which is gaining popularity on a rapid basis. The innovation by this company is the Acer Holo360 which is a 360-degree camera. Rumors suggest tha...
It’s time to move over the craze of virtual reality and discover augmented reality. The tech giant Microsoft has taken this concept very seriously. The company is rigorously working on coming up with innovations in the same field. News about the company’s efforts on developing Mixed Reality headsets is doing the rounds for almost a year. Despite this, there is no update on the further development of the same. After these headsets came to the news about its VR motion controllers. Even this project hasn’t materialized yet. The latest te...
The drone trend is spreading like fire in the woods not only in the tech sector but also among laymen. People are using drones to capture a holiday with their loved ones. Companies are using this device for advertisement and many other such purposes. The e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. has announced to use this technology for something even more worthwhile. A set of drones will be used for the purpose of Amazon delivery. These delivery drones will be trained in such a manner that the parcel is delivered to the customer’s doorstep. No...
The life in this age is gradually becoming one that resembles a sci-fi movie, every day we come across certain developments in the field of robotics. It is important to note that the mental image we have of a robot due to movies or other such visual medium is not exactly applicable in real life. Yes, there are certain robots which resemble your mental image but robotics is such a broad field of technology that it is impossible to generalize it. For every field, scientists are trying to come up with a different kind of robot. Just like...
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...
Marc Stiegler’s 1989 short story “The Gentle Seduction” maintains the idea of a technological Singularity in a rate-of-change sense, with one of the characters superimposing the idea as “a time in the future. It'll occur when the rate of change of technology is very great - so great that the effort to keep up with the change will overwhelm us.” The heroine of the story lives in a timeline where a majority of mankind is more willing to swallow a pill to restore one’s youthful state or take a pill to boost one’s mental acuity. An unimag...
The Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2017 kick started from 5th June and Apple Inc. has come up with an interesting line-up this time as well. At the WWDC keynote, Apple had a ton of announcements to make. This is why; the new wireless magic keyboard did not get the limelight that it deserved. But all we can say right now about this new keyboard is that it is the company’s one of the best announcements at the WWDC 2017. Wireless Magic Keyboard The new keyboard is somewhat similar to the old magic keyboard, with a Lightning...
Samsung has moved towards making an attempt at an all-in-one device with its Samsung Galaxy Book 12 powered by Windows 10. Over the few years, the hybrid two-in-one devices have become increasingly popular, and PC and Laptop makers are thriving to make their two-in-one devices stand-out in this breakneck competition. Previously, Samsung had released the TabPro S which was a failure in some including its lagging performance. With its Galaxy Book 12, the company is improving over such issues. But even with major boosts in its per...
The Asus Computex 2017 press conference was an event where a ton of laptops were unveiled by the company, including the world’s thinnest laptop. Yes, the world’s thinnest laptop. In its new hardware line-up, i.e. its new laptops, the world’s thinnest laptop is the ZenBook Flip S. The ZenBook Flip S is included among other VivoBook and ZenBook laptops. These new laptops are designed in a way that they are compatible with features such as Hello, Windows Ink, and Cortana of Windows 10. Asus Computex 2017 Laptops  ZenBook Flip S- Worl...