Category Archives: Tech Updates

Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus Specifications, Photos Leaked Again Ahead of MWC 2017 Launch

Lenovo’s mid-range Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus smartphones are expected to launch later this month at the company’s February 26 event at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. Ahead of the official Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus unveiling, a Spanish online retailer accidentally listed the yet-to-be-announced smartphones with purported official renders and promotional materials claiming features, specifications, and… Read More »

iPhone 8 to Ditch Home Button for ‘Function Area’, Cost Over $1,000: KGI Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo

KGI analyst Ming Chi Kuo in a new note to his clients has predicted a few more things about the iPhone 8. In his note, Kuo reiterates that the iPhone 8 will ditch the home button for a full-screen design. This additional real estate will used to have a function area towards the bottom of the display that… Read More »

How Face Recognition Technology Will Impact Marketing

Technology and marketing have historically always crossed over; ever since advancements within printing made the mass production of flyers and posters possible, to modern day social media’s role in shaping inbound marketing. Now, facial recognition technology is the next big thing looking to transform the way we market. The idea of a robot being able to decipher your… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD With Improved Sound Quality Launched

After launching the Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro in India earlier this year, the Chinese company has launched the Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD in the US market. The accessory is available on the company’s online store, and is priced at $39.99 (roughly Rs. 2,800). The Xiaomi Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro HD come with dual-dynamic and balance armature drivers.… Read More »

Google Pixel Allegedly Hacked in Under a Minute at PwnFest

At the PwnFest hacking competition, a group of white hat hackers from Qihoo 360 managed to hack the sought after Google Pixel in less than a minute. They managed the task using a undisclosed zero-day vulnerability, raking in $120,000 (roughly Rs. 81 lakhs) in cash. The white hat hackers used the vulnerability to gain remote access to the… Read More »

App downloads VS App Retention: Everything you need to know

When we open an Android or Apple iStore, we get to see many apps are on the list are famous and used by many potential users as well. We all subject and review the success of the app based on the number of positive feedback and ratings. We fail to see the insight and deep research of the… Read More »

Scientists Urge World to Stop Killer Robots at Davos

The world must act quickly to avert a future in which autonomous robots with artificial intelligence roam the battlefields killing humans, scientists and arms experts warned at an elite gathering in the Swiss Alps. Rules must be agreed to prevent the development of such weapons, they said at a January 19-23 meeting of billionaires, scientists and political leaders… Read More »

Commercial Drone Sales Expected To Increase By 84% In 2016

According to a recent report by Juniper Research, commercial drone sales are expected to rise by some 84% in 2016. In 2015 commercial drone sales were around $261 million, this is expected to rise to $481 million in 2016. Agriculture is expected to be the main sector where commercial drone sales will see the most significant increase. The… Read More »

AsteroidOS Open Source Smartwatch Operating System Under Development

Android Smartwatch owners that are interested in installing a more open source operating system on theirAndroid Wear smartwatch may be interested in a new operating system which is being developed called AsteroidOS. AsteroidOS has been specifically designed to replace your operating system on a range of different Android Wear smartwatches. AsteroidOS is a free and open-source smartwatch platform… Read More »

Nasa’s Dawn Probe Reveals Finer Details of Crater on Ceres

Nasa’s Dawn spacecraft that recently reached its lowest-ever altitude at the dwarf planet Ceres has sent fresh images that show Kupalo Crater, one of the youngest craters on Ceres, in a fascinating light. The crater has bright material exposed on its rim which could be salts and its flat floor likely formed from impact melt and debris. Researchers… Read More »