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Elephone U-Disk is a Biometrically Secured USB Flash Drive with Fingerprint Reader

Elephone U-Disk is a Biometrically Secured USB Flash Drive with Fingerprint Reader

Elephone is a company best known for its smartphones but it seems that the company is diversifying its lineup. Elephone’s latest announcement comes in the form of U-Disk, a flash drive laced with a fingerprint reader. The USB reader can be simply plugged into a supporting device and voila! One can safeguard the data in their flash drive with the biometrically […]

     
 
 

Meet Cowarobot R1, a Robotic Smart Suitcase that Follows you Like a Pup

Meet Cowarobot R1, a Robotic Smart Suitcase that Follows you Like a Pup

Domestic Robots have been gaining a prominence lately and with the passage of time, it is but evident that humans will end up banking on Robots for a majority of the chores. The CowaRobot R1 is one such piece of machinery that is aimed at easing your travel. The R1 is an autonomous suitcase that follows the owner at an […]

     
 
 

Apple Teams up with Bollywood Celebs for Freedom Series on iTunes

Apple Teams up with Bollywood Celebs for Freedom Series on iTunes

There’s a conscious shift in approach for Apple in India as we saw with Tim Cook’s crazy schedule earlier this year including a house party at Shahrukh Khan’s place and then an IPL cricket match in Kanpur followed by the official meeting with country’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. It’s clear that Bollywood and Cricket will form the core of Apple […]

     
 
 

Google’s ‘Verify App’ can keep QuadRooter Vulnerability at Bay

Google’s ‘Verify App’ can keep QuadRooter Vulnerability at Bay

QuadRooter has been the latest threat in the Android world and as we reported earlier it is expected to affect a major chunk of Android devices. While Google is working on issuing the patches and sorting out the vulnerability it is now discovered that the ‘Verify Apps’ feature can block the exploit in nearly 90-percent of Android devices. A quick […]

     
 
 

Meizu M3E is Powered by Alibaba Backed Yun Mobile OS and Costs Less than $200

Meizu M3E is Powered by Alibaba Backed Yun Mobile OS and Costs Less than $200

Meizu has now announced the latest addition to their smartphone lineup in the form of a Yun OS powered mid-range phablet. Dubbed the Meizu M3E, the smartphone isn’t powered by the regular Android-based Flyme UI we are used to seeing on the company’s phones. Instead, it’s powered by Alibaba-backed Yun OS which essentially is a Linux based UI based on […]

     
 
 

HP’s New Powerup BackPack Doubles up as a Laptop Powerbank

HP’s New Powerup BackPack Doubles up as a Laptop Powerbank

Powerbanks have been assuming different size, shapes, and capacity. It was some time ago that we had featured a humongous Anker power bank that would allow a camper to survive off the grid for up to a week. That being said, power banks for laptops are not something we witness in huge numbers and are still marketed as niche products. […]

     
 
 

QuadRooter is a New Vulnerability Affecting over 900 Million Android Devices

QuadRooter is a New Vulnerability Affecting over 900 Million Android Devices

Vulnerabilities are not exactly something new for Android, but the one that is caused due to Qualcomm chipset is something new. Checkpoint has unearthed a set of four vulnerabilities that would eventually end up affecting 900 million Android smartphones and tablets with Qualcomm chipsets. The vulnerability is dubbed as “QuadRooter” and as one might deduce from the name it has […]

     
 
 

Apple iPhone Sales in India Plummet; Shipments Down by 35% [Report]

Apple iPhone Sales in India Plummet; Shipments Down by 35% [Report]

It’s a well-known secret that Apple has been putting in a lot of efforts to ensure an increase in its market share. India is an important market for Apple especially after considering the fact that India is now the second largest smartphone market in the World. In fact, it was for this very reason that Tim Cook himself made a […]

     
 
 

Boltt, an Upcoming Wearable based on Artificial Intelligence Opens up for Preview

Boltt, an Upcoming Wearable based on Artificial Intelligence Opens up for Preview

After having witnessed a diversified range of wearables in the market here we are with Boltt, one of the first wearable that would use Artificial Intelligence. The makers of Boltt claim that they have carefully knitted the ecosystem consisting of AI Health Coach and wearable hardware. Boltt has joined hands with Garmin, a company that has been leading the wearable […]