Technology

The Raspberry Pi Foundation’s vision is to make computing affordable that would improve programming skills and hardware understanding at the pre-university level. It has grown from an enthusiastic community to one of the best-selling PC’s of all time. So, it’s not a surprise when it introduces a $25 computer that shares some of the capabilities as its $35 Model B+. The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi, making it easier to use anytime, anywhere. The new $25 model has all the process and wir...
Samsung showed off a tease of its much-hyped foldable phone, the Galaxy F, during the Samsung Developer Conference last week. Based on the little information released by the Korean tech giant and the fact that none could get a feel of the foldable phone, we all have dozens of questions to ask. Samsung didn’t tell us the Galaxy F price, in fact, we are not even sure of the foldable phone’s name or the Galaxy F release date. All were being speculated. But we now have more details on the foldable phone. According to a report from South ...
Every day, we strive to be as much productive as possible, to have more energy and hit our goals while being the best version of ourselves. But there are lots of bad habits keeping us from achieving these goals. How about getting incentives for completing those tasks? Most time, our underperformance emanates from lack of competition or no immediate motivation. Habitica app is a great tool to achieve a more perfect control and completion of your daily tasks by gamifying them. Having used this task gamification app for some time now, I ...
Sony unveiled its latest Xperia X series flagship – Xperia XZ3 at the IFA 2018 consumer electronics in Berlin. Unlike the ripple caused by its previous models XZ1 and XZ3, Sony has come up with practical efforts to compete with the recent smartphones dominating consumer choice. Sony Xperia XZ3 is the first phone to feature high-end OLED screen technology and Slide Sense – an AI interface triggered by double tapping the phone’s right or left bezel. The Sony Xperia XZ3 is so far the best smartphone for YouTube due to its amazing reso...
The British privacy watchdog has on Thursday fined Facebook its maximum financial punishment for the company’s failure to protect the private information of its users in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Facebook received a fine of £500,000 (about $645,000) – the highest punishment the British watchdog can dish out for data breaches, through its Ireland Office from the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). The fine would have been “significantly higher” under the EU General Data Protection Regulations, which took effect in M...
Apple Subscription TV service will receive a global launch in more than 100 countries, according to a report Tuesday. With the apparent launch just around the corner the tech giant plans to challenge Netflix’s- and Amazon Prime Video’s- dominance in the streaming space. Both the services are available in over 190 countries. Subscribers will gain access to original Apple content, as well as goodies from other TV networks that will require a secondary subscription. There’s also chatter about an unspecified lineup of other shows and mov...
NTT Docomo Inc., Japan’s largest mobile phone carrier is set to debut the world’s thinnest phone almost the size of a credit card in late November. About 9 centimeters high, 5 centimeters wide, 5.3 millimeters thick, and 47grams, the KY-O1L is made by electronics maker Kyocera. (The iPhone SE, by comparison, weights 113 grams.) KY-O1L’s functions will be super minimal, as it is designed for people who want simpler handsets that are easy to carry around. NTT Docomo President Kazuhiro Yoshizawa said during a news conference to unveil D...
Fitbit has not lost focus on its commitment to offer premium fitness trackers despite making a successful entry into the smartwatch market. The likes of Versa seems to have distracted our perception about Fitbit’s current focus but the California-based wireless wearable device maker, which responded last August with Charge 3 fitness tracker, is raising the campaign for fitness higher having said that the device will be available on October 7. The Charge 3, which is succeeding Fitbit’s most popular device Charge 2, starts at $149.95 f...
TiVo Corp., a pioneer in entertainment technology has rolled out TiVo BOLT OTA for an antenna. It is a new over-the-air (OTA) set-top box integrated with a 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) capacity and offering high-end Live TV viewing experience. The rise of OTA devices in the market pushed TiVo to come up with a solution that seamlessly blends attributes of Live TV, online channel streaming and digital video recording. With the introduction of BOLT OTA, the company is replacing the Roamio OTA box. “TiVo BOLT OTA is the perfect solut...
Apple on Wednesday at its big event in Cupertino unveiled the latest iPhones for 2018: the iPhone XR, the iPhone XS, and the iPhone XS Max. Unlike the tech giant’s approach to the Smartphone market, Apple introduced a cheaper version of its latest technology, the iPhone XR with a few compromises. The difference between iPhone XS and XS Max, which Apple is releasing earlier, is merely the size and a few size advantages. iPhone XS and XS Max quick specs Model iPhone XS Specs iPhone XS specs Size 5.8-inch (458 pixe...