Tech

Fitbit pegs “female health tracking” to sell its latest smartwatches

By : CIOL Writers

In the face of the ever-growing competition from both big players like Apple and other budget offerings from Chinese companies, Fitbit is now pegging “female health tracking” as its USP to sell latest smartwatches like Versa and Ionic. As period is

LIVA Q is a Windows-based mini-PC that can fit into your pocket

By : CIOL Writers

Have you ever heard of a PC that can fit into your pocket, literally? It’s not the cost that we are talking about but the size factor. Taiwan-based electronics major Elitegroup Computer Systems has launched what it claims to be the world’s

Meet Arya, world’s first ‘Chai’ making robot

By : Riddhi Sharma

If you are a tea lover, you know making the perfect cup of tea is not everybody’s cup of tea. There can not be any compromise on taste or quality. But, often we as humans err and not every cup

Bose unveils AR glasses that make use of sound instead of vision

By : CIOL Writers

A lot of Augmented Reality based glasses are specifically designed to overlay digital objects and information on top of the real world. However, sidestepping that theory, Bose, the headphone maker has unveiled AR glasses that makes use of sound over

Forget Selfie Cameras, ShiftCam 2.0 is a phone case with 6-in-1 dual lenses

By : CIOL Writers

ShiftCam has introduced a Kickstarter campaign for the ShiftCam 2.0– a mobile phone cover available for iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X  with 6 different camera lenses. The iPhone 7 and 8 edition has a single row

YouTube adds real-time video segmentation to Stories format

By : CIOL Writers

Google is testing a new feature where users can add augmented green screen filters to live YouTube videos. The feature first spotted by Engadget, allows creators to insert whatever they want as their new backdrop in real time. The feature will automatically

Snap is working on two new versions of Spectacles

By : CIOL Writers

The camera-equipped Snapchat Spectacles are going to get two new versions of the sunglasses. As per a new report from Cheddar, the company is working on a refresh of their hardware´set to launch later this year, as well as a

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 700 series woos mid-tier smartphone segment with AI

SPAIN: Qualcomm has introduced the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 700 Mobile Platform Series, designed to exceed what is expected from today’s high-tier mobile experiences, with features and performance previously only available in the premium Snapdragon 800 Mobile Platform Series. Advances to

Ezetap launches Aadhaar Pay-enabled POS terminal

By : CIOL Writers

Payment solutions company, Ezetap has launched EzeSmart touted to be India’s first open-platform, GPRS/3G/4G terminal enabled with Aadhaar pay and eKYC, that delivers a superior digital payment experience. Digital transactions have been on the upswing over the last two years

5G trial might get even bigger at the Tokyo Olympics in 2020

SPAIN: At MWC, Intel said it is collaborating with Japanese telecommunications company, NTT Docomo (a National Partner of Tokyo 2020) and the carmaker, Toyota to provide 5G technology for the next Olympic Games. In a blog post, Intel’s Senior Vice

Google launches ARCore 1.0, available for more than 100M Android smartphones

By : CIOL Writers

Google launched its augmented reality platform ARCore 1.0 to the public, with the platform being available for more than 100 million smartphones. ARCore 1.0 includes support for anchoring virtual objects to any textured surface, not just flat, horizontal ones. ARCore allows developers

Prosper with this innovative new product

Smartphones have become the linchpin of communication in modern times, whether its social media or official correspondence, we are inseparably dependent on them. But there is a downside to it. Prolonged exposure to electromagnetic radiations from mobile phones, computers and

MateBook X Pro: Huawei crams webcam in the laptop keyboard

By : CIOL Writers

In addition to launching the first 5G chipset, Huawei also launched a new laptop called the MateBook X Pro. The new laptop follows on the MateBook X from 2017. The laptop looks almost similar to Apple’s range of Macbook Pro laptops. Huawei’s

MediaTek’s new Helio P60 chipset brings AI to the mid-range phones

SPAIN:  MediaTek today unveiled the MediaTek Helio P60 system-on-chip (SoC), featuring a multi-core AI processing unit (mobile APU) and MediaTek’s NeuroPilot AI technology, which will enable device makers to bring to market smarter, more capable and more reliable mid-range smartphones.

Details of 10K PNB debit and credit card compromised: Report

By : CIOL Writers

Punjab National Bank, reeling under the Nirav Modi fraud, has been hit by another data breach, reported Asia Times. A Cyber Security firm says that it found details of over 10,000 credit and debit cards of customers of the embattled Punjab

Intel partners Microsoft, Dell, HP, Lenovo to bring 5G laptops in 2019

By : CIOL Writers

Intel announced collaborations with various companies including Microsoft, Dell, HP an Lenovo to launch 5G laptops by late 2019. Intel did not reveal any firm specifications at the time, but rather the partnership has been agreed on some “guiding principles”.

Dassault Systèmes to foster 3D technology skills and knowledge in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: After Europe and the USA, Dassault Systèmes is now set to extend its global initiative to transform education and research, La Fondation Dassault Systèmes in India. This will foster greater knowledge in the 3D content, technology and simulation

Microsoft Surface Pro launched in India starting at Rs 64,999

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft announced the launch of the new Surface Pro laptops in India. The most versatile laptop will be available in online Microsoft stores (Amazon and Flipkart) as well as Croma, Reliance, Vijay Sales, and other authorized retailers in India. Vineet

iPhone SE 2 expected to sport 4.2-inch display; launch at WWDC’18

By : CIOL Writers

The second generation of Apple iPhone SE has been a rumor until now, but a new report from Chinese website QQ.com suggests that the tech giant may be planning to launch the iPhone SE 2 at the Apple WWDC (Apple

Asus Windows Mixed Reality Headset now available for $429

By : CIOL Writers

Asus which unveiled the Asus Windows Mixed Reality Headset HC102 at the IFA last year has made the device available for pre-order in the US for $429. This price is expensive considering other companies sell mixed reality headsets at $299. The headset