Avengers: Endgame is releasing in India today, and let’s admit it, we couldn’t be more excited. Amidst a ton of hype concerning the movie, tickets for the same are selling out like hot cakes on a December day. The movie is speculated to be the last one in the current series, hence, people have been looking forward to Avengers: Endgame for a long time now. What’s more, the movie has sold out a total of 2.5 million tickets in India till now, making it one of the highest booked movies in the country ever. At its peak, 18 Avengers: Endgame tickets were being sold every second on popular ticket-booking application, BookMyShow. That is indeed a [...]
In today’s world of every growing technology and ideas, companies come and companies go. Most of them exit the scene as rapidly as they climbed the top of the ladder. GoPro is such a success story. Despite still having a relatively good footing in the market, it will be difficult for them to make a comeback unless they change their ways. Action cameras have been there for a while now and it all started with GoPro itself. In 2002 Nick Woodman went on a surfing trip and quickly realised that there was no way to take excellent quality photographs while in the water. While most photographers shooting surfing images usually used DSLR with long tele lenses from the beaches, buying [...]
Yi is a Chinese camera manufacturer that is backed by Xiaomi. The company had previously launched the Yi action and Yi 4K action cameras in China. The cameras have a small form factor and can be mounted to various surfaces with the help of brackets which are sold separately. Both the cameras can click still shots, capture videos and also shoot time lapse pictures. The cameras have been unoficially available in India from sites like Amazon and eBay but they were priced much higher due to import duties. Now Yi technology has officially launched the cameras in India which are exclusively available on Flipkart.
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Both Yi Action and Yi 4K [...]
If there is anything that a tech enthusiast likes almost as much as new technology, it is to read books. Books allows a reader’s imagination to run free and most people interested in tech have free thinking and a great power of imagination. There are books related to the tech industry, tech business and general science and the future, that might interest techies. In this article we list a few books that one must read if they have an inclination towards technology and the future.Steve Jobs
By Walter Isaacson
Considered to be like the Bible for some tech enthusiasts, this book by Walter Isaacson is extremely in-depth and takes an honest look at the [...]
Who doesn’t want to be a part of the Apple history? A history that got started with Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak in a run down basement. And then went on to become seemingly larger than life , “Apple Inc.” If you also want to embrace a piece of this history – then this might interest you.
Apple prototype is going up for an eBay auction! We keep hearing a lot about Apple prototype auctions, so what is so special about this one? But we don’t often get to see iPhone prototypes. And this auction entails a prototype first-generation iPhone – that has already hit the $10,000 mark.
Apple’s first generation iPhone was introduced in the [...]
Looks like Amazon’s Echo Dot will be there to share the workload this Diwali. From placing online orders for sweets and firecrackers to selecting outlets for Diwali shopping, the smart speaker will do it all.
According to latest reports, Amazon’s much famed Echo Dot may go on sale in India this Diwali, along with the Prime Music service. The Alexa powered smart speaker does a host of things on the tip of your command such as, ordering pizza, booking Uber rides, etc . The Amazon Echo Dot, which costs $50 in the USA, might be priced at Rs 3,000 in India, whereas, its bigger sibling, Amazon Echo may not arrive in India due to its heftier price [...]
Flipkart is reportedly closing in on taking over e-commerce rivals Snapdeal. A report claims that the Snapdeal board has accepted Flipkart’s offer in the region of $900-$950 million last week. The future of Snapdeal has been a topic of discussion for the longest time and looks like the speculations will finally end now as the deal reaches a completion.
Snapdeal has raised over $1.5 billion over the years including, from investors such Alibaba and Softbank. Snapdeal was valued at $6.5 billion as recently as 2015 and is now set to be taken over by Flipkart for under $1 billion. It has also been reported that other assets such as FreeCharge, which Snapdal acquired two years [...]
Samsung has tied up with the sequel of Injustice: Gods Among Us to launch a limited edition Batman styled Galaxy S7 Edge, and called it the Injustice Edition.
However, the phone is presently for sale only in Malaysia and will go on preorder on 17th June 2016, 10AM local Malaysia time.
The Phone will come with a Black edition Galaxy VR, A Serialized Galaxy S7 Edge with Bat Logo in Gold. A Back cover “Injustice Edition” and downloads and free content, we are guessing game related.
The Phone will cost RM 4099 (That is Malaysian Ringgit) which is roughly Rs. 67500. Which seems fair for a limited edition phone. We hope that other parts of the world get to [...]
Say hello to yet another courtroom drama between Samsung and Apple. As always, the bone of contention was patent infringement where Apple accused Samsung of having stolen features like word recommendations and unlock gestures.
Judge Lucy Koh of the Northern California District San Jose court agreed with Apple leading to banning of Samsung’s flagship devices from 2012. The list of devices now banned from sale in the US includes Samsung Admire, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy Note, Galaxy Note II, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch, Galaxy S II Skyrocket, Galaxy S III and Samsung Stratosphere.
The lawsuit had been stretched over a period of three years before the final [...]
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the Silicon Valley was a lot more than just a meeting to bring the heads of Google, Microsoft and Facebook together to invest in India. Beyond the ‘Digital India’ campaign lies a call for young computer engineers in India to create.
The PM has seen the future, and it is a digital future. Think about it. Everything we see, hear about, learn, or need is most likely found on the internet or through an app. There’s practically an app for everything today. There was a time when standard phone messaging was all that existed until someone developed Whatsapp and Snapchat and completely changed the way people interact [...]
We have covered Samsung’s newly released handsets – the Galaxy Note 5 and the Galaxy S6 Edge+. Both devices created a frenzy before its release, however some users might have been disappointed when they found out that neither of the products came with a dual-SIM nor an expandable storage. Worry no more because according to reports, both these handsets will soon be available with a dual-SIM mode. But, there are no reports of the devices to include an expandable microSD slot yet. All other specifications will be the same.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ Dual SIM is reportedly available for purchase on eBay, from a seller in Singapore. The seller also claims to [...]
Most of us are aware of Flipkart’s The Freedom Day and eBay’s Aazadi Rocks special Independence Day sales. We are going to help you gauge which products you should buy, the five best deals and how to go about it.
Firstly, the Flipkart sale is limited exclusively on mobile apps. Secondly, it is advisable to compare prices at eBay before buying a smartphone or TV, since eBay’s sellers are closely matching prices with Flipkart. Thirdly, you can get an additional 10% discount if you use an SBI card to complete your transactions on the Flipkart app, with the minimum transaction being worth Rs.7,500 and the [...]
Yes, OnePlus has given us a legit way to purchase OnePlus 2 invites. The Chinese company on their official blog admitted that they have always known that people sell OnePlus invites on third-party websites. In their words, since they couldn’t beat them, they decided to join them. But all for a good cause.
OnePlus is auctioning a total of 100 invites. Fifty invites are already up for grabs and the next batch of 50 will go live tomorrow. Currently, the bidding range is between $151-$405 (Rs. 9,600-25,000 approx). Seems like a heavy cost added to a smartphone which costs only Rs. 24,999 ($400 approx.) You could look [...]
‘Tech Wear’ is a relatively new concept that perhaps began with the introduction and launch of the Google Glass on April 4, 2012. There was a huge frenzy about the Google Glass and the things it promised its wearer – such as direct visual access to friends, schedules and Internet. But Google Glass did not work. Why? What makes products like Google Glass, the Neptune Pine, the Pebble, fitness trackers and other technological wearables not popular enough to cater to the taste of the general public?