Google Translate celebrates its 10th birthday this month. Here are some interesting facts about the service that started out with just two languages but now recognizes 103 languages, translating billions of words a day.
Google May 1, 2016
Leica M-D literally takes you ‘a step back to the future’ by ditching all the frills we are so used to by now, like an LCD screen or a video mode, and sticking to the ‘purest’ form of photography while keeping the price fixed at an astounding $6,000.
Gadgets May 1, 2016
Samsung unveiled its smart speaker/personal assistant named Otto, a prototype showcasing the company’s ARTIK IoT platform. The robot not only listens and speaks but also acts as a remote security system through the built-in HD camera.
Smart Home April 30, 2016
Samsung Bedtime VR Stories is a novel concept introduced by the company that lets a parent share a bedtime story with the child, through a virtual world, when they are away. Although the thought behind the product is beautiful, the concept seems to be having more cons than pros.
Wearable Tech April 30, 2016
Nolan Bushnell of Atari returns to the mobile gaming scene after 40 years. His collaboration with Dutch developer and publisher, Spil Games should see three mobile games debuting in 2017, followed by more for the rest of that year.
Business Tech April 30, 2016
Motorola has been getting the flak on online public forums for being both unwilling and unable to honor its warranty claims. Finally, the company has been sued for $5 million over the same issue.
Business Tech April 29, 2016
Tesla’s autopilot system, touted as the most advanced automobile tech found today, has been slammed by automotive industry experts. Experts say Tesla's autonomous technology is quite unsafe and dubbed it as an ‘unsupervised wannabe.'
Car Tech April 29, 2016
Intel turns to cloud, connectivity and Internet of Things as part of its core focus areas. The company seeks to realign for the future in an attempt to break away from its heavy reliance on PCs.
Business Tech April 29, 2016
The Chernobyl VR Project is all set to turn into a VR game that takes you to the disaster-struck areas of Ukraine. Now, the CEO added an educational and social dimension to mark the 30th anniversary of the nuclear disaster.
Video Games April 29, 2016
Snapchat reported 10 billion video views a day, leaving behind the 8 billion views the app gathered in February. With features and design working to its advantage, the ephemeral app is doing everything right to close the gap with the social network leader, Facebook.
Apps/Software April 29, 2016
Intel revealed that it will replace the analog connector, the 3.5mm headphone jack, with USB-C. The decision was finalized at the developer’s conference this month where the company cited many advantages of such a transition.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 28, 2016
The New York federal court passed a judgment in favor of Nintendo this week, completely reversing its 2013 verdict. The company was found not guilty of infringing a patent of Tomita Technologies, thus relieving it from a fat damage payment.
Business Tech April 27, 2016
There are seven paid iPhone apps that are avaiable for free download this entire week, and here’s the list so you don’t waste any more time in making the most of the limited-period offer.
Apps/Software April 27, 2016
Hover Camera is a super light, foldable and self-flying drone, built by Zero Zero Robotics to up the game of aerial photographers and videographers. True to its name, the machine hovers quite steadily while tracking and detecting human shapes and faces.
Gadgets April 27, 2016
A new YouTube video showing the beta gameplay of 'Pokemon GO' has garnered a lot of attention. Curious Pokemon fans did not only see what the gameplay looks like, but they ended up knowing some game secrets as well.
Video Games April 27, 2016
The Indian government passed a mandate on April 22 that says all smartphones sold within the country should come with a panic button as a standard feature by 2017, followed by a built-in GPS by 2018.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 27, 2016
The unashamedly brash dating site called 'Beautiful People' has been shame-hacked. The personal details of 1.1 million individuals have been leaked.
Security April 26, 2016
A new insight into the Tesla Model 3 has surfaced in the form of a video posted by Motor Trend. A closer look at the vehicle via the video reveals how the door handles work, why the vehicle nose is short, and more.
Car Tech April 26, 2016
The April 2016 security update is available for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 users in India. The light-weight update may not be as major as the last month’s patch, but it includes some useful improvements nonetheless.
Apps/Software April 26, 2016
Logitech walked a different path of showcasing its 6810 gaming keyboards at PAX East 2016. The company connected 160 such keyboards to come up with an 8-bit display to project a rather retro but cute animation.
Gadgets April 26, 2016