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Time for Smartcars from Toyota Connected

By : CIOL Writers

We are a smart generation living in the times of smart technology enveloping us all around. And catering to this appetite, Toyota and Microsoft have teamed up to create a world where cars are giant smartphones that you ride in,

Tech Companies to look for in 2016

By : CIOL Writers

A job in tech industry is aspired by tons of people with its high pays and higher perks. But pays and perks are no guarantee for employee satisfaction. Not all companies think about employee happiness and contentment. So, for those

PulseModel: the death predictor

By : CIOL Writers

Want to know when will you die, checkout PulseModel, invented by the leading global advisory, Broking and Solutions CompanyWillis Towers Watson. The new piece of technology that can more accurately predict when you’re going to die was created specifically to give

Kerala Start-up Dreams

By : CIOL Writers

Kerela, a state known more for its strong-arm tactics against investors and entrepreneurs is trying to join the lines of Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Bangalore in promoting startups. The momentum that was set in with the inception of  incubator Startup Village

Siri updated to respond to sexual assaults

By : CIOL Writers

Last month, a research team under Adam S. Miner from Stanford University revealed that the built-in voice assistance apps like Google Now, Siri and Cortana are insensitive to emotional and distress queries. These conversational agents answered inconsistently and incompletely when

A Tech Park for the Women, by the Women

By : CIOL Writers

Tech industry is no longer a male bastion. Women are competing on an equal turf. This could be the reason why a 300-acre tech park is being allotted only for women entrepreneurs in Bengaluru. Karnataka’s first and exclusive women tech

Chronos WiFi that will locate you

By : CIOL Writers

From airports to restaurants to malls to hospitals, people can always be seen fidgeting with their phones to locate WiFi signals.  But what if the chaser becomes the chased? Instead of you finding WiFi, WiFi finds you. Yes, that is

Technology Disasters

By : CIOL Writers

Each passing day begets new technology into this world to make our lives simpler and comfortable; allowing us to do things more swiftly and efficiently. But that’s not always the case. Sometimes, things get complicated and messy too, leaving us

Microsoft’s “holoportation”: Future is right here

By : CIOL Writers

Skeptics are saying we may have reached the ‘tipping point’ in the smartphone business. How much more can they toss with a 4-inch or a 6-inch smartphone? ‘Better’ versions these days mean adding an oblique curve or as Apple just

Four decades of Apple

By : CIOL Writers

When two men dropped out of Reed College and UC Berkeley in 1975, little did the world know that two drop outs would write history one day. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak – these two Steves gave the world a

Government Launches project to test TV White Space technology

By : CIOL Writers

The Indian government is taking all the right steps to make India truly digital across its length and breadth. Many of rural hinterlands still don’t figure in the digital landscape of the country and to rectify this, the government has

A $100 Million Juice Startup: Juicero

By : CIOL Writers

Henry Ford says, “Failure is an opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” Just so apt for Doug Evans who was fired from his CEO position after running the for 11 years following the sale of hisNew York-based juice company Organic

No more Big Bang Sales from e-tailers

By : CIOL Writers

Traditional retailers had been clamoring for such a policy since long. The local shop owners in our back yard markets had got a severe beating with the invent of online retailers like Flipkart and Snapdeal who were luring customers offering

Snapchat 2.0 : the latest update

By : CIOL Writers

Sailing in the rough, ever-changing currents of today’s technology isn’t easy. And I am not talking about us; it’s the apps who are vying with each other to score our maximum attention. New acquisitions, revised versions, improved features all seem

Med-x: Med-tech startup from Gwalior

By : CIOL Writers

Big dreams often start from by lanes of small cities. Med-x, a Gwalior-based medicine-delivery startup was born of the minds and hearts of three men Vishay Gupta, Dr Abhinav Sharma and Indroji Rao Kadam who chose medicine delivery, no longer

Top 5 Anti-Viruses of 2016

By : CIOL Writers

Your workstation is your new bank vault, what with all netbanking access details, domestic document scanned copies, personal pictures, conversation, secret roadmap to take over the world among other things stored on it. It is completely understandable if you are

LONG-CZ Mobile Phone – 18gms, 68mm long, 23mm wide

By : CIOL Writers

What! Seriously! When was it launched? Where is it available? Relax. Read. A mobile phone with super specifications such as 18grams weight, 68mm long and 23mm wide is the new hot pick on many Irish buy and sell websites. The

Portable Solar Panels on a Spool

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“A microgrid in a box” is how John Hingley describes his portable solar panels that can be unrolled like a carpet. Hingley’s company Renovagen has developed a large steel container with a long spool of solar panels which are attached

10 Tips For Good Photography From Smartphone

By : CIOL Writers

Smartphones have become a luxury everyone enjoys today. And one very important specification that is considered while buying a phone is its camera. If smartphones and booming app industry are witnesses to spreading digitization, people’s fondness for selfies and clicking

Latest Digital Breakthroughs

By : CIOL Writers

We are living in the times of unprecedented technological revolution where technology has transformed the old style of watching TV into a completely new experience which allows you to roll your “TV” like a newspaper. Finding it hard to imagine