Gadgets

Top 10 Tech Gadgets Under Rs. 1000

In this modern era, technology gets cheaper and cheaper as the days progress and if you’re running low on cash or share a strict budget, here we present to you the top 10 tech gadgets to buy under Rs. 1000 only.   Sennheiser CX180 street II, In the ear earphone – Amazon.in @ Rs. 990 This is one of the ... Read More »

Google Rolls Out Panic Detection Mode In Android 7.1 Nougat To Protect Users From Malware: How Does It Work?

Google quietly added a new panic detection mode in Android 7.1 Nougat, a feature that will help protect users against malware. Hacking incidents have been on the rise recently, as malware such as CopyCat, which infected over 14 million Android devices last year, and Xavier, which was found in more than 800 Google Play Store apps, recently made the headlines. While user awareness ... Read More »

With Customers Glued to Smartphones, Businesses Turn to Texting

It’s no secret that people are addicted to their smartphones. In a Time Magazine/Qualcomm study, 68% of people said they sleep with their mobile phone next to the bed. When they wake up, they check their phone within the first 15 minutes, most often to read or send texts, a Deloitte survey found. Our mobile phones are never far away from us, and ... Read More »

Sleep gadgets aim to lure customers craving a good night’s sleep

Pillows that track your snoozing patterns? A bed that adjusts based on how much you twist and turn? Companies are adding more technology into their products, hoping to lure customers craving a better night’s sleep. Some specialized businesses are making gadgets that promise to measure and improve the quality of slumber, while mass-market retailers like Best Buy are offering simpler ideas like the effect ... Read More »

When your best Android apps come from Microsoft

Google may strike me down, but I’m going to say it anyway: Some of the best Android apps I’ve used come from Microsoft. I’d even go so far as to say that as an Android developer, Microsoft has done what it couldn’t with its own mobile platform—actually make you a Microsoft phone. (Microsoft has in fact given up on making phones, ... Read More »

GST UPDATE: Gadgets that may become expensive

SMARTPHONES Most mobile phones may get costlier by 4-5% with the government imposing a goods and services tax (GST) of 12%, taking away the benefit under duty differential that was being offered to local manufacturers. Under the new proposed GST rate, while imported phones will become cheaper, most of the locally-manufactured phones will get costlier. The industry said that it ... Read More »

Lenovo Lenovo Legion Y520, Legion Y720 pre-bookings open

New Delhi: PC and tablet maker Lenovo on Wednesday announced the launch of its dedicated brand for gaming `Legion in India. Legion brings with it two new powerful gaming laptops — Legion Y520 and Y720 — designed for casual and performance gamers who are on the go. You can lower the cost of this item with a Lenovo discount code. ... Read More »

BenQ’s flagship photographer monitor now in India

New Delhi: Taiwanese electronics giant BenQ on Thursday launched a new 31.5-inch photographer monitor with 4K display, good colour performance and HDR capability for Rs 125,000 in India. SW320 is certified by Technicolor to meet strict standards for colour accuracy used in Hollywood and throughout the media and entertainment industries. “BenQ has raised the bar with this wide-colour gamut HDR ... Read More »

Facebook Tracking Lawsuit Judge Says Keeping Online Activity Private Is Users’ Responsibility

A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Facebook accusing it of tracking users’ internet usage between April 22, 2010, and Sept. 26, 2011, regardless if they’ve logged out of the network. U.S. District Judge Edward Davila on Friday, June 30, stated that the plaintiffs didn’t manage to prove that they had “reasonable expectation of privacy,” or suffered “realistic” economic harm or loss. Facebook ... Read More »

Nubia N2 With 5000mAh Battery Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Nubia N2 price in India is Rs. 15,999 It will go on sale via Amazon India at 12pm IST It sports a 16-megapixel front camera ZTE brand Nubia on Wednesday launched the Nubia N2 selfie-focused smartphone in India. The Nubia N2 sports a 16-megapixel, its highlight feature, apart from a massive 5000mAh battery that’s said to deliver up to 60 hours ... Read More »