Microsoft’s Pre-Touch Sensing will Let you Control Windows Phone by Just Hovering on the Screen

Microsoft’s Pre-Touch Sensing will Let you Control Windows Phone by Just Hovering on the Screen

In 2014 Almost two years before Apple introduced the 3D touch, Microsoft had been readying the same for its then flagship. However, once the plans to release the device was squashed Microsoft Live gestures still lived on. A new Microsoft research video shows how cool pre touch sensing for mobile can be and apparently it does come with some great […]

     
 
 

IRCTC Website Hacked, Personal Information of Over 1 Crore Customers Feared Stolen

IRCTC Website Hacked, Personal Information of Over 1 Crore Customers Feared Stolen

IRCTC is one of the most frequently used e-ticketing portals in India and in a recent turn of events, the server has been hacked, eventually leading to leak of personal information of over 10 million customers. Unlike other hacks or leaks, the IRCTC compromise is a very serious thing as users would usually upload multitudes of information along with documents […]

     
 
 

Sony’s Latest Patent is a Creepy Contact Lens that Can Record What You See

Sony’s Latest Patent is a Creepy Contact Lens that Can Record What You See

What you see is what you record, Sony has patented a new technology that would let you record what you see. The company was working towards creating a lens that can record what humans actually see while most of the others including Google were investing their efforts in readying a lens that would improve vision. The user can control the […]

     
 
 

Lenovo ZUK Z1 with Cyanogen OS 12.1 Launching in India on May 10

Lenovo ZUK Z1 with Cyanogen OS 12.1 Launching in India on May 10

Lenovo is finally bringing their online sub-brand ZUK’s Z1 smartphone to India on May 10th. The main spotlight this phone touts is the highly customizable Cyanogen OS, however, the company will be packing the 12.1 version based on Android 5.1 instead of the latest Cyanogen 13 that runs on Marshmallow. Thankfully, users who are familiar with the process can flash […]

     
 
 

The Killer Keyboard for the iPhone 6s Plus Comes from… Microsoft

The Killer Keyboard for the iPhone 6s Plus Comes from… Microsoft

Its battery life (an iPhone that lasts a day on a single charge) and its camera have made the iPhone 6s Plus perhaps my favourite iPhone of all time. But that has not stopped me from vehemently cursing it at least once a day. The reason? Form factor. The 6s Plus (and its almost similarly sized predecessor, the 6 Plus) […]

 
     
 
 

How Dropbox’s Project Infinite is Trying to Solve Your Storage Nightmares

How Dropbox’s Project Infinite is Trying to Solve Your Storage Nightmares    

Everyone now uses cloud storage. Most times it’s free, it’s available everywhere and there’s no reason why one shouldn’t preserve their files in a place which doesn’t rely on a single machine. Companies’ constant approaches have changed how we access and situate our files online. However, it’s not a perfect world and depending on a network for business purposes is […]

     
 
 

Apple’s Plan to Sell Refurbished iPhones in India Squashed by the Authorities

Apple’s Plan to Sell Refurbished iPhones in India Squashed by the Authorities

We had earlier reported on how Apple intended to sell refurbished iPhones in India and had sought the permission from the authorities for the same. According to a telecommunications ministry official the Indian authorities have rejected Apple’s request for importing and selling refurbished iPhones, much to the relief of local smartphone manufacturers. This is apparently the second time the application […]

     
 
 

Google’s New Patent Details Vision Improving Device that can be Directly Injected into Eyeballs

Google’s New Patent Details Vision Improving Device that can be Directly Injected into Eyeballs

Google has been known for having vested interest in innovations and now the Mountain view company has applied for a patent regarding a device that can be injected directly into the eyeball. This device is expected to correct poor eyesight. The application also details the how the device would work, once injected in fluid the device would then solidify with […]

     
 
 

Facebook Messenger is Apparently Testing out Self-Destructing Messages for iOS

Facebook Messenger is Apparently Testing out Self-Destructing Messages for iOS

Snapchat and self-destructing messages a combination that has undoubtedly helped Snapchat in its long run. While there is nothing cutting edge about the self-destructing messages, the very fact that now many platforms offer the same is making the feature stand out of the crowd. It was earlier speculated that Facebook Messenger would eventually come up with a similar feature and […]