Hardware

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...
Intel has always been leading the tech industry in I/O innovation. With the help of USB, the chipmaker opened doors for easier and faster approach to connect external devices. After this came the evolution of the connector ports two years ago, which made an advance to Thunderbolt, Intel's high-end hardware by embracing USB-C. With this, the company gave a boost to a port that had the capability to do it all. Now, the chipmaker has announced certain steps to make Thunderbolt 3 port available to the masses. Currently, Thunderbolt 3 is ...
NVIDIA today, finally, took the curtains off from Volta - its next generation GPU technology. Volta GPU is created to bring on high-performance computing and next era of AI technology. At GPU Technology Conference, the company also made an announcement about the NVIDIA Tesla V100 data center GPU – its first Volta-based processor. The processor is likely to bring high-end scalability and speed for AI advancement as well as for increasing the growth of HPC and graphics loads. The CEO and founder of NVIDIA, Jensen Huang said that artif...
Hearing about Jaybird X3 earphones, you majorly know what you will be getting. Jaybird X3 is an extremely focused audio company delivering high-quality products for so long. Sports freaks and athletes better know the worth of having quality earphones. Jaybird X3 perfectly ticks out all the boxes of requirements in terms of quality earphones and that too at an affordable price. Jaybird X3 Design and features Jaybird X3 Design Jaybird X3 sports a wireless design that pampers you with ease. The earplugs possess extremely flexibl...
We are already aware of how difficult it is to find a security flaw from any software. The ones that are deliberately inserted by spies and hackers in the form of hidden backdoor’s are even worse to detect. Have you ever imagined how difficult it would be to detect a backdoor when it’s not in the software or in the operating system, but is planted deep down in the hardware? Hardware is the base that supports every program and software to run on a computer. It is something that everyone has to rely on. You might think it might be eas...