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Qualcomm Doubles Down on Dual Camera Setups with new Clear Sight Technology

Qualcomm Doubles Down on Dual Camera Setups with new Clear Sight Technology

This year we witnessed a majority of leading smartphone OEMs include dual camera setups on their flagships – Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus, LG G5, Huawei P9, and more. However, each of them is using a native and independent hardware for processing the captured shots. Now, Qualcomm, the manufacturer responsible for most phones’ processor out there, has introduced a new dual-lens […]

     
 
 

Volta ZAP is India’s First Crossover Electric Bike that Promises Range of upto 60kms on a Single Charge

Volta ZAP is India’s First Crossover Electric Bike that Promises Range of upto 60kms on a Single Charge

Volta ZAP is an all-new crossover electric bike unveiled by a relatively unknown Chennai based startup called Volta Motors. This, however, isn’t the first electric two-wheeler to be unveiled by an Indian startup, rather Ather Energy was the first to the race with the launch of their Ather S340. Unlike Ather S340 which was an electric scooter, the Volta ZAP […]

     
 
 

Hot Wheels Ups the Ante with Artificial Intelligence Powered Racing Cars

Hot Wheels Ups the Ante with Artificial Intelligence Powered Racing Cars

Artificial Intelligence has literally been the buzz word lately with every OEM and app maker trying to employ the same. While some might argue that AI has been an overkill it is still a technology that is going to change the way the World works. Well, Mattel seems to have taken the cue and has announced its own AI Toys. […]

     
 
 

Intel Acquires Movidious, Chipmaker Known for Powering DJI Drones and FLIR Thermal Cameras

Intel Acquires Movidious, Chipmaker Known for Powering DJI Drones and FLIR Thermal Cameras

Intel has now acquired chipmaker Movidius in a bid to accelerate their computer vision technology. A relatively lesser known company Movidius, has slowly yet steadily carved a niche for themselves and have grown on to provide chips to leading brands like Lenovo, Google, DJI to name a few. The expertise of Movidius lies in their capability of producing fingernail sized computer […]

     
 
 

NASA has Made all of its Research Available Online for Free

NASA has Made all of its Research Available Online for Free

NASA made a major announcement and said that it would be making all its publicly funded research available for free. It is for this very reason that the agency has set up a web-portal called Pubspace. This new project will host various NASA research articles including Earth’s early atmosphere and toxity of lunar dust. The move comes three years after […]

     
 
 

IBM and Samsung Develop NAND Flash Alternative for Use in IoT, Wearables

IBM and Samsung Develop NAND Flash Alternative for Use in IoT, Wearables

Despite sluggish DRAM sales in the last few quarters, Samsung Electronics is betting big on it and has now tied up with IBM to develop an all new STT MRAM standard. This is a marked demise from the popular NAND Flash standard used in the most RAMs of present date. As expected, the Spin-Transfer Torque Magnetoresistive RAM or STT MRAM […]

     
 
 

Google Aims to Use Artificial Intelligence based on Machine Learning to Ease Detection of Blindness

Google Aims to Use Artificial Intelligence based on Machine Learning to Ease Detection of Blindness

In yet another landmark in the development of Artificial Intelligence, Google DeepMind has now collaborated with NHS group of hospitals in the UK to collect anonymized eye scans that will help train an artificial intelligence system being developed by the London-based startup. DeepMind is an Artificial Intelligence startup founded by Demis Hassabis, Shane Legg, and Mustafa Suleyman in 2010 that […]