At the Google I/O 2019 developers conference, the company showcased a variety of new services(1) and the long-anticipated Pixel 3a smartphone duo. Additionally, it launched the Nest Hub Max smart display which succeeds the Home Hub launched last year. The company has announced the products under the home category that will be branded in the Nest lineup starting with the new Nest Hub Max.Nest Hub Max
The new Google Nest Hub Max is a smart display with a built-in speaker and Google Assistant. Unlike the previously launch Home Hub, the device features a front facing camera which can be used to make video calls via the company owned Duo video calling service. The camera [...]
Samsung launched its first smart speaker, the Galaxy Home alongside the Galaxy Note 9 smartphone last year. While the speaker isn’t available to buy yet, it boasts of Bixby integration and powerful sound output. Fresh leaks suggest a smaller sibling of the Galaxy Home might be on its way. Another smart speaker, named Galaxy Home Mini has just received its Bluetooth certification suggesting an imminent launch.Galaxy Home Mini
An Artificial Intelligence (AI) speaker by Samsung with model number SM-V310 was spotted on the Bluetooth Studio website. The name mentioned in the listing is Galaxy Home [...]
Technology isn’t limited to electronic devices anymore. Gone are the times when any advancements in technology were directly correlated to mobile devices, computers and televisions. Since the first 3D printer was developed in the mid 1980s, implications of the same have seen no limit. Recently, a fully-functioning heart was produced with the help of a 3D printer, which opened the path to many more organs that can be replicated with the help of the same. As per recent reports, a professor at the University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering formulated 3D printable rubber, that can “fix” itself.
Qiming Wang, three of his [...]
Xiaomi is a company whose product categories are ever expanding and range from smartphones to lifestyle products to consumer electronics. In India, the company has mainly focused on smartphones, accessories and television sector. However, the company is slowly turning the focus on lifestyle products as well. Surprisingly, the company has launched a pair of sports shoes in the country which is called ‘Mi Men’s Sports Shoes 2 ‘. As the name suggests, they are the successor to the original Mi Men’s Sports Shoes which were unavailable in the country.Mi Men’s Sports Shoes 2
The Mi Men’s Sports Shoes 2 have an attractive design with a [...]
Within a day of General Motor’s announcement stating Cadillac would become General Motors’ “lead electric vehicle brand,” Cadillac has teased images of its first electric vehicle. Almost every luxury car manufacturer is entering the electric vehicle market. The year 2019 will be a great year for both environmentalists as well as car lovers, except for Jeremy Clarkson we suppose! Porsche Taycan, BMW i3, Tesla Model 3, Mercedes EQC and more are cars to look forward to this year. Cadillac’s new car is another step in the right direction it seems.
The image is a render of what the car will look like and it looks extremely [...]
Amazon’s smart voice assistant Alexa is one of the fastest growing, if not the fastest personal assistant out there. Amazon has included Alexa in multiple smart speakers made by the company itself and it is now expanding the reach of the assistant to home appliances and even cars. Alexa’s portfolio and scope are ever-growing. In fact, Amazon reported that Alexa enabled devices were among the best-selling products on Amazon, this holiday season. What’s more, Christmas day turned out to be even more surprising for Alexa enabled devices throughout Europe. With a sea of new Alexa devices being bought and set up, the servers just couldn’t hold it [...]
Amazon is paving the way to move into the upmarket segment by making Alexa-powered equipments. According to a report, Amazon will launch 8 new hifi devices including an amplifier, a receiver and a subwoofer. The report said that users might get to see the products before the end of the year. Apart from these devices, Amazon is looking to introduce more devices like in-car gadgets. Most of the devices will be compatible with the assistant which means that they will be easily connected to the autonomous assistant. While some of them will be equipped with built-in Alexa. This report came a day after Audi revealed a new fully electric E-tron SUV making it the first vehicle to integrate [...]
Withings, a French consumer electronics company, made its comeback today with the launch of its new smartwatch. This will be the first new product of Withings as an independent company after reacquiring itself from Nokia. The French smartwatch firm was acquired by Nokia in 2016. However, the company failed to thrive despite the takeover. Therefore, Withings co founder decided to take back the reigns to revive the brand. With fitness wearables like Fitbit and Apple’s newly launched Apple Watch 4, the company will have to take gradual steps to establish itself.
The smartwatch is called the Steel HR Sport. It sports a 40 mm stainless steel case and a [...]
Amazon has opened its first cashier-less Amazon Go store outside its hometown Seattle. The highlight of the stores which are under Amazon’s Go department, is the fact that customers don’t need to wait in line to check out their purchase. That’s right, just pick up what you want and walk out, as simple as that!
Obviously the products are not free of of cost and Amazon does have a solid process in place. The Amazon Go concept was introduced back in 2016. Since then, Amazon has opened a few stores. It basically had its employees come in and shop in these stores, testing it completely. When a customer walks in to the store, they swipe their phone against a [...]
To nail your Tinder profile you got to have intriguing photos and an eye-catching bio. But it seems that it is not nearly enough. And after Tinder became a top-grossing app on Android in India, the digital dating app is flooded with a spectrum of profiles. While having an overabundance of choices sounds nice, but distinguishing a better suited profile has now become tedious. Keeping this in mind, to offer a better online dating experience, Tinder has launched a new feature called ‘Top Picks’ in India and globally. The new feature has rolled out on iOS and Android platforms. However, it will only be available to paying subscribers on Tinder Gold. The feature was first test [...]
The civil aviation ministry has finally given a nod to the flying of Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) on Monday. It is commonly known by the sobriquet “drones”. Prior to this, flying drones was a punishable offence under Aircraft Act and the Indian Penal Code, due to possible threat to security.
“Drones are a more than $1 billion market. Today is a big day for Indian aviation as we set eyes to unlock this market in India,” said Suresh Prabhu, Union minister for civil aviation, after the launch of Drone Regulation 1.0 on Monday. “India is known for it’s cost-effective technology and can become a global leader in drone technology [...]
The Tesla Roadster, as one of the first electric super cars shook the automobile industry when it set its 0-60 mark at 1.9 seconds. Here is a car which is extremely fast, stylish, and it is electric. Probably the first time those three words have been used in the same sentence. Apart from its mind boggling acceleration, the Tesla Roadster has a top speed of over 250 mph and a range of 620 miles.
However, the arrival of the Tesla Roadster set a chain of events into motion. Each and every supercar maker is now in the race. Which out of these electric super cars will reach the finish line and that’s what counts! With Audi, BMW, Ferrari, Jaguar and Porsche in on it [...]