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[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

It has been around 41 years since the Cupertino mammoth has been advertising and it has been a roller coaster so far. From early Macintosh ads to ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads, Apple has tried to provide something new on the table each time it has advertised any of its product in the simplest possible way. Yes, the release of the […]

     
 
 

Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE Enabled Feature Phone Surfaces Online, Priced at Rs 1,299

Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE Enabled Feature Phone Surfaces Online, Priced at Rs 1,299

After launching a slew of Lyf branded 4G enabled smartphones, Reliance Jio is now rumored to be working on its own feature phones. Incidentally, these features phones are said to support 4G VoLTE and reported to be priced below Rs 1,500. With that said, the first real image of such a phone has now emerged, thereby suggesting an imminent launch. […]

     
 
 

Why a VoLTE Feature Phone Makes Sense for Reliance Jio

Why a VoLTE Feature Phone Makes Sense for Reliance Jio

It has been almost four and a half months since Jio launched its services to the public. According to RIL’s latest Q3 financial report, Jio’s subscriber base has reached 72.4 million as of December 31st, 2016. I’m pretty sure that before their free offer ends on March 31st, 2017, Jio would have more than 100 million SIMs sold. One would […]

 
     
 
 

Android One Phones Slated to Arrive in the United States

Android One Phones Slated to Arrive in the United States

At a time when the Android One just seemed to be one of the Google’s initiatives that were about to be written off, Report has it that the Android One is arriving in the US. As part of the Android One program, Google will partner with a hardware manufacturer and ensure better pairing of hardware and software. On the other […]

     
 
 

Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Following alterations in exchange rates and taxation policy, Apple is deploying a significant price hike on its app store in certain regions. The change will be implemented across apps and games of all tiers including in-app purchases bringing India, Turkey and the United Kingdom on par with the rates in the United States. The Cupertino giant has sent notifications to […]

     
 
 

Raspberry Launches Compute Module 3 in two Variants

Raspberry Launches Compute Module 3 in two Variants

The Raspberry foundation has updated their Compute Module with a new version which in essence is a Raspberry Pi in a flexible form factor. Raspberry says that the new Compute Module aims at providing a cost effective way for industries to build customized products like a LED panel. The new module is based on Pi 3 and thus it also […]

     
 
 

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

The proverbial “picture is worth a thousand words” has been reimagined in the age of the internet. Folks using Facebook, Snapchat, Instagrams are uploading tons of pictures to convey something and some of us are simply frenzied uploaders. What most of us don’t realize is that stuff uploaded on the internet takes space and we need servers for that, in […]

     
 
 

How Microsoft is Trying to Shape the Future of Personal Computing

How Microsoft is Trying to Shape the Future of Personal Computing

It’s been over three decades since Microsoft embarked on a journey to empower millions of devices with its software. From the MS-DOS genesis to Windows 10, their vision for revolutionizing personal computing has largely remained constant. Throughout this extensive journey, which involved a series of downfalls and attainments, the Redmond-based conglomerate underwent endless iterations and revisions to reach a point […]

 
     
 
 

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

The times they might be a-changin’, but when it comes to browsers on computers, you might be forgiven for thinking that it’s yesterday once more. For, no matter how long the changelogs and how numerous the bug quashes, the stark fact remains that modern day browsers on computers look rather like their mums and dads from a few years ago […]

 
     
 
 

Samsung Probe Concludes That the Galaxy Note 7 Fire was Caused by Faulty Batteries [Report]

Samsung Probe Concludes That the Galaxy Note 7 Fire was Caused by Faulty Batteries [Report]

Samsung’s Battery fiasco seems to have overshadowed most of the mishaps in the tech world since the last decade or so but Samsung emerged relatively unscathed from the entire episode and recalled all the Galaxy Note 7 units before killing off the smartphone altogether. Samsung had conducted an investigation and according to sources has concluded that the battery was the […]