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Amazon Echo is the first Alexa-enabled device with a display. But most users are expecting a bigger screen in later productions according to some Echo Spot reviews. At which cost? The device is already $129.99! Over the years, people have grown habits of relying on their Smartphone for a whole lot of functions. And the implication of these useful functions most times encourages our addictions to social media, emails, and other similar services which studies have proclaimed unhealthy lifestyle. This addiction is eminent since our alar...
The Palo Alto, California-based computer giant announced an update to the Spectre x360 15-inch convertible laptop, introducing a new model which has a 15.6-inch 4K display with better battery life than previous laptops. The new model is based on Intel’s “Kaby Lake-G” platform, an 8th generation Core processor paired with two high-power options from AMD Radeon RX Vega M graphics core. The other option comes with Kaby Lake-R processors and NVIDIA’s GeForce MX150. The 8th Gen Core processors and AMD Radeon RV Vega M graphics core are co...
Recently Google Technology Company announced its new augmented reality project, ARCore which got everyone excited. But, it seems like the news was dumbed down when Google announced that they will be stopping their first AR project dubbed, Tango. Google has decided to draw its focus to the development of ARCore and thus will be pulling the plug on Project Tango in March next year. What does the bird say? The company tweeted that they will be shutting down Tango on March 1st, 2018. The tweet thanked the developers’ community and als...
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 This is because nobody will spend money on outdated gadgets.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...