Gadgets

The best Apple HomeKit gadgets of 2019

HomeKit is Apple’s platform for smart home gadgets, and it comes baked into every iPhone and iPad that the company sells. To take advantage of it, just download Apple’s free Home app, then pair it with your HomeKit-compatible smart home gadgets. It doesn’t matter if it’s lights, locks, plugs, cameras, thermostats, sensors, shades or whatever — the Home app can handle ... Read More »

10 deals on cool gadgets that’ll help you stay organized

Isn’t it weird how your keys, phone, and wallet always wander away from their designated spots as soon as you need them most? It’s like they know. To make matters even more frustrating, it turns out all those misplaced items can legitimately cost you: One study estimates that we waste 2.5 days every year looking for our lost belongings, and spend a ... Read More »

Art, gadgets and The Godfather: Up, close and personal with Naveen Tewari, Co-Founder and CEO, InMobi

YSWeekender caught up with Naveen Tewari, Co-Founder and CEO of India’s first homegrown startup unicorn, InMobi – a global technology company that provides enterprise platforms for marketers. We found out what his number one secret to productivity is, checked out the art that adorns the walls in his home and also discovered his love for gadgets. Walking into his den, Naveen says “predicting ... Read More »

ThinkGeek 50% off sale: 15 best toys, gadgets, and other tech deals

ThinkGeek recently announced it will shut down its site on July 2 and move its business to parent company GameStop, though its 40 physical stores will remain open. To kick off the move, ThinkGeek is offering a 50% off site-wide sale — as long as you apply the promo code MOVINGDAY at checkout. See it now: ThinkGeek Moving Day sale ThinkGeek said all sales are ... Read More »

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Best Gadgets For New Dads And Dads-To-Be

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale. Like new mothers, first-time dads need all the help they can get. So Father’s Day ... Read More »

Redmi Note 5 Starts Receiving MIUI 10.3.1 Stable Update with Android 9 Pie: Report

Xiaomi is reportedly rolling out a new software update for its Redmi Note 5 smartphone. This bumps the software version on the phone to MIUI 10.3.1 that is based on Android 9 Pie. At the moment the new update is only available for users in China but it is believed to be soon rolled out in other markets around the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A10e Gets Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Certification, Hints at Imminent Launch

Samsung launched the Galaxy A20e recently, a more stripped-down version of the Galaxy A20, in select markets. The South Korean giant is looking to do the same with the Galaxy A10, and the A10e has been spotted on the Wi-Fi Alliance website, hinting at imminent launch. The Samsung Galaxy A10 is currently the most affordable option in the Galaxy A-series, ... Read More »

DNA Edit: Voice assistant scare – Gadgets gaining popularity, but results could be disastrous

  Using a voice assistant like a Siri (iPhone users), Google Assistant (Android users) and Alexa (Amazon service users) is catching on, and there have been several embarrassing episodes for the users. One Alexa user was shocked to know her private conversations were emailed to her co-workers and family members. A recent report about how Amazon workers listen in to ... Read More »

My Gadget Life – Nikhil Chinapa

His MTV roots take him back so far that he has no qualms calling himself DJ Dinosaur. That aside, here’s a sneak peek into what he’s listening to and what brought him to SulaFest last weekend… The number of times I’ve heard that people have grown up watching me… phew! I’m just gonna call myself DJ Dinosaur. I think I will ... Read More »

Smartphone Makers Seek Export Incentives to Grow India Production

A worker arranges battery charger circuit boards at a mobile phone battery manufacturing plant in Noida Smartphone makers in India are calling for export credits on devices and tariff cuts on machinery imports as part of measures they say will make Asia’s third-biggest economy a global smartphone manufacturing hub. The Indian Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA), whose members include some ... Read More »