Samsung, Huawei and HTC’s fingerprint sensors aren’t as secure as iPhone’s TouchID: Report

By on August 6, 2015 at 6:36 PM.

Samsung, Huawei and HTC’s fingerprint sensors aren’t as secure as iPhone’s TouchID: Report

Researchers have now unveiled a new vulnerability with Android fingerprint sensors that could potentially lead to a big security threat. Two researchers Tao Wei and Yulong Zhan outlined many threats to Android devices with fingerprint sensors, while claiming that the iPhone's fingerprint sensor was 'quite secure'. More →
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Xiaomi is making its own processors, will launch it in Redmi smartphones early 2016: Report

By on August 6, 2015 at 5:43 PM.

Xiaomi is making its own processors, will launch it in Redmi smartphones early 2016: Report

Xiaomi is known for its affordable smartphones, but ardent fans will know that Xiaomi makes a host of other things as well. From LED lights, fitness bands to even the latest water purifier, the company has a wide product portfolio. And now, GizmoChina reports that Xiaomi could be building its own processors, and may launch it as early as 2016. More →
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Apple may launch a new and improved 21.5-inch iMac with 4K display this fall: Report

By on August 5, 2015 at 6:38 PM.

Apple may launch a new and improved 21.5-inch iMac with 4K display this fall: Report

Apple is working on a new 21.5-inch Mac with 4K display. Details of this model were revealed inside the codes of the latest beta of OS X El Capitan.   More →
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Qualcomm to launch smartphone chipset that mimics human brain on August 11: Report

By on August 5, 2015 at 4:51 PM.

Qualcomm to launch smartphone chipset that mimics human brain on August 11: Report

Qualcomm made the new Snapdragon 820 chipset official at MWC during March, but back then gave us very few details. Now, a report from China reveals that full details of the new Snapdragon 820 chipset will be unveiled on August 11. More →
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Apple iPod touch could launch today, likely to feature 8MP camera, 128GB storage option and 64-bit processor

By on July 15, 2015 at 4:47 PM.

Apple iPod touch could launch today, likely to feature 8MP camera, 128GB storage option and 64-bit processor

Reports of Apple launching its refreshed line-up ofiPods this week has been doing the rounds online. Now, 9to5Mac reports that Apple is launching the new iPod touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle today with many color options and spec upgrades. More →
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Lenovo Ideacenter Stick 300 launched, a $130 PC-on-a-stick running Windows

By on June 24, 2015 at 5:51 PM.

Lenovo Ideacenter Stick 300 launched, a $130 PC-on-a-stick running Windows

Lenovo has announced that it has created a PC on a stick. According to the CNET, the Ideacentre Stick 300 is designed to deliver the performance of a Windows PC but in a bite-sized portion. The mini-PC is only 3.94 inches wide, 1.5 inches deep and .59 inches high. It will retail at $130. More →
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Indian-American Stanford professor Manu Prakash builds world’s first water based computer

By on June 10, 2015 at 3:04 PM.

Indian-American Stanford professor Manu Prakash builds world’s first water based computer

In a ground-breaking feat, world's first synchronous computer that operates on water droplets has been developed by an Indian-American researcher from Stanford University. More →
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Watch Google’s ‘PC on a microSD card’ Project Vault in action

By on June 2, 2015 at 5:35 PM.

Watch Google’s ‘PC on a microSD card’ Project Vault in action

Google at its I/O unveiled a bunch of interesting updates alongside the big Android M announcement. One of them was Project Vault which is nothing but an entire secure computer inside a microSD card. During the Advanced Technology and Projects session at I/O, Google's Regina Duggan describes Project Vault as a hardware solution to make your smartphones more secure by adding authentication. More →
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