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Interesting Features You Get With Xiaomi’s Mi Drone

Interesting Features You Get With Xiaomi’s Mi Drone    

After a series of obvious teases and rumors, Xiaomi, the Chinese manufacturer known for its smartphone business has unveiled an affordable drone, called the “Mi Drone” that is capable of shooting 4K aerial videos. However, it only costs $460 which is even cheaper than DJI’s Phantom 3 that was launched last year. Unlike its fellow competitors, Xiaomi has managed to […]

     
 
 

Modular iPhone? Not Yet! But Otterbox Brings Modularity to iPhone Cases

Modular iPhone? Not Yet! But Otterbox Brings Modularity to iPhone Cases    

With Google Project ARA’s first consumer phone hitting shelves next year and LG’s semi-modular 2016 flagship, it’s no wonder modular phones are the next big thing when it comes to smartphones. However, it will take a considerable amount of time for every OEM to release products that support this functionality. Additionally, iPhone users currently have no options other than moving […]

     
 
 

Give your Pebble Watch a Standalone GPS and Powerbank with Powerstrap Pal

Give your Pebble Watch a Standalone GPS and Powerbank with Powerstrap Pal

Pebble watch has been around for quite a while and it has been often lauded for the seamless integration it offers with most of the other third party apps. However, along with the support for apps we also have some interesting accessory for Pebble watches, the latest of which is the Powerstrap Pal. Although GPS in smartphone comes as a […]

     
 
 

5 Google I/O Announcements That Will Make Your Android Smarter and Quicker

5 Google I/O Announcements That Will Make Your Android Smarter and Quicker

Google’s annual developer conference is almost over now, it was filled with modern machine learning advancements the company has been working on and a couple of new product launches including Google Home, messaging platform – “Allo” and more. Additionally, Android received its yearly refresh with the “N” update that comprises of a couple of design enhancements and some behind-the-scenes improvements that […]

 
     
 
 

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Typically, when a user prefers a website over a native application to get some information or perform an action, it is because he/she doesn’t have the time to go through the trouble of downloading and installing it. However, Google announced a new platform named “Instant Apps” at their annual developer conference, the Google I/O, that will let a user run […]

     
 
 

Google Duo is a Video Calling Platform with Some Neat Tricks

Google Duo is a Video Calling Platform with Some Neat Tricks    

Along with a new messaging application, Allo, Google also showcased a video calling platform called “Duo”, we think the naming has been done based on the fact that this application lets only two people call at a time. However, this isn’t any regular video calling service, Google has been able to come up with an elegant way to make the […]

     
 
 

Knocki Home Automation Gets your Things Done with a Knock

Knocki Home Automation Gets your Things Done with a Knock

Kickstarter projects have never ceased to amaze me, most of them are innovative and stretch the technological barriers even further. Home automation is something that most of us are looking forward to since it would allow us to be in better control of the things and turn lifeless objects into smart things. Knocki is one such product that can convert […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Yi 4K Action Camera Announced for $183; Comes with 12MP Sony Sensor

Xiaomi Yi 4K Action Camera Announced for $183; Comes with 12MP Sony Sensor    

Yi cam is Xiaomi’s take on GoPro action camera, and its latest iteration has got some neat features. The new Yi cam has been upgraded to take 4K videos at 30 fps, courtesy, the 12MP Sony IMX377 sensor. The Yi cam comes with a 2.19-inch display and has dual band Wifi support to connect to Android smartphones. The processing is […]

     
 
 

Gboard is Google’s New Virtual Keyboard for iOS

Gboard is Google’s New Virtual Keyboard for iOS

Back in March, there were rumors that Google was developing a gesture-based keyboard app for iOS. Fast forward two months and here it is, Gboard, the new gesture-based virtual keyboard from Google for iOS devices. It is actually based on the “now-on-tap” technology that Google introduced with Marshmallow last year. “Now-on-tap” lets you use the google search engine from any […]

     
 
 

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 […]