At age 12, most kids would worry about completing their homework, not missing out on favorite game or TV show and most importantly play that new game on their parents smartphone. But Haaziq Kazi was set out to be different. His motor neurons indulged him into being a young innovator and he found his calling
Qualcomm announced its next-gen flagship chipset, the Snapdragon 855, at the Snapdragon Tech Summit 2018 in Hawaii. The new chipset will be powering the flagship smartphones in 2019, such as the Galaxy S10 and the OnePlus 7 among others. The new chipset brings a lot of improvements over the existing Snapdragon 845 SoC, and here
At the ongoing three-day Snapdragon Tech Summit 2018 in Maui, Hawaii, Qualcomm unveiled the Snapdragon 855 SoC yesterday. Today, the chipmaker took a deep dive to talk about the performance aspects of the new Snapdragon 855 that will be powering the flagship smartphones of 2019. With the new chipset, Qualcomm is focusing on some key
Voice is doing to human-machine interface what touch did years ago. The primary driver behind voice winning over touch is digital assistants. These have become parts of our digital lives. Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri help you access information via your phone, smart speakers, laptops and other devices. I spend a few minutes
Let's admit, like me, there may be a lot of you who use more than one credit card, and managing them can be a bit difficult. Different banks have different due dates for bill payments, and there always comes a time when you happen to miss a payment and get charged with a late fee.
The telecom sector in India has seen some big changes in the past couple of years. Reliance Jio s entry marked the beginning of nearly free outgoing calls and dirt-cheap data. And with such fierce competition, incumbent operators like Airtel, Vodafone, and Idea Cellular had to reduce their tariff plans to give Jio a tough
Xiaomi is all set to launch the new Redmi Note 6 Pro in India, and the event is set to take place on November 22 at 12:00PM in New Delhi. The company has already revealed that the smartphone will be exclusively sold via Flipkart starting November 23. Successor to the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the
Some day in the future, parents could nudge their kids and say, "Pack your bags. We are going to Mars. For humans, interplanetary exploration has always been a challenge and a dream pursuit. Dreams were realized when Neil Armstrong and his Apollo 11 crew landed on the Moon at 20:17 UTC on July 20, 1969.
With Diwali less than a week away, excitement throughout India is at an all-time high. As is the case every year, revelry for one of the country s biggest festivals is in full swing, having begun almost a month back during Navratras. Diwali is (and always has been) synonymous with happiness and positivity, but over
The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL were launched early this month in New York. Google started the event by showing videos of YouTubers trashing the leaked design and then went ahead to reveal that same design. Best part, it neither offered any justification for the design nor suggested that it regrets it. Google
If you recently bought a new television, you'd have observed something very peculiar with modern home entertainment. For one, the television has slimmed itself to less than your smartphone, if not thinner, and audio quality doesn't match up to those on old CRT TVs. While going portable was the industry's call in the '80s and
Opera has been continuously working towards making web browsing easier. Back in April, the company launched Opera Touch browser with a slick and intuitive interface to make one-handed use easier. Today, the Opera Touch browser support has been extended to iOS platform as well, and it is now available for iPhones. The clever interface makes
If you're a prepaid subscriber on any of India's three biggest mobile operators, you have plenty of recharge options available to you based on how you use your mobile connection and phone. There are budget options for frugal users, but what if your usage tends to be on the higher side? And considering that many
Apple unveiled the new macOS Mojave (10.14) update at WWDC 2018, earlier this year. Soon after the developer event, Apple also released the developer beta, which was followed by public beta a few weeks later. Now, Apple is all set to release the final version of the new macOS for the general users later tonight.
Apple held its annual iPhone event last week. The company launched three new iPhone models including iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR alongside updated Apple Watch Series 4 at the event. As expected, the new iPhones and Apple Watch models are more expensive than their predecessors. However, Apple did announce a product, which
Sample this - Why are archaeologists so annoyed? They always have a bone to pick. This was one of the replies of a chatbot when asked to tell a joke. The good news then is clear - conversational AI is finally becoming a genuine reality. As chatbots and other engagement interfaces gradually become an integral
As the state of Kerala is observing its popular festival of Onam, the restrained celebration is a testament to the recent deluge witnessed by the state over the past week. Rehabilitation, rather than celebration, seems to be top priority of the people of Kerala. After a heartbreaking loss of over 300 lives, the state has
The new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is here, with price in India starting at Rs 67,000 for the base model (128GB storage), and Rs 84,000 for the top end variant with 512GB storage. Yes, it looks exactly the same as last year s Galaxy Note 8, with minor refinements in design. But it does pack
Android's biggest feature is not that it is available across a number of devices and easily accessible even for those with very small budget. The real USP of Android is its open nature that allows developers to grab the source code from Android Open Source Project and add their own layer of enhancements to make
The idea of turning a smartphone into a computer isn t something new. The likes of BlackBerry, Microsoft and Canonical, the company that developed Ubuntu Touch OS, have all attempted to offer a seamless computing experience. Huawei, with the P20 Pro, also tried something similar, and the upcoming Asus ROG Phone will come with a