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Mobile Screen-Recorded Short Film ‘WhatsUpMom’ Goes Viral
A 90-second-long mobile screen-recorded short film 'WhatsUpMom', videographed by Mathukutty Xavier to break away from the monotony of doing a script of debut film, has gone viral and crossed six lakh views and 7,000 shares in 50 hours. Twenty-three-year-old Xavier, who finished his graduation in ..
Panasonic Launches Waterproof Bluetooth Earphones
Panasonic India on Wednesday launched new Bluetooth sports earphones RP-BTS50 which are designed to experience clear sound while working out at the gym, cycling or running. Priced at Rs 8,999, the RP-BTS50 is waterproof, comes with a 12mm driver which is compatible with aptX, AAC and has blue LED..
Zuckerberg Denies Stealing Oculus Technology
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has denied the allegations of stealing technology that was used to create the Oculus virtual reality (VR) headset by saying that Oculus did not use the technology it did not own. "We are highly confident that Oculus products are built on Oculus technology. The idea th..
‘Black Hole Man Of India’ C.V. Vishveshwara Dead
Veteran scientist C.V. Vishveshwara, known as a pioneer in black hole research in India, has died, researchers associated with LIGO said on Tuesday. Celebrated as the 'Black Hole Man of India', the 78-year-old died on Monday evening in Bengaluru following a bout of illness, LIGO India said on its..
Portronics Launches Affordable In-Car Power Accessory
Domestic digital solutions provider Portronics on Tuesday launched a new "Car Power III" an in-car accessory for charging smartphones, tablets and other devices at just Rs 699. An extension of "Car Power Series, it comes with 4 USB ports and has 6A charging capacity in total. "Car Power III" h..
Mobile App Launched To Help Aqua Farmers Increase Yield
Aqua farmers Ramachandra Raju and Venu Dantuluri have developed mobile "Aqua App" to help farmers engaged in aqua culture enhance their yield and quality. With the use of this android and iOS app, farmers can locate the manufacturers of feed themselves. This rules out involvement of middleman in ..
Intel Unveils World’s First Robotic Solution For Retail
Highlighting the importance of data and smart and connected solutions in transforming the retail industry, Intel has unveiled Simbe Robotics Tally -the world's first robotic autonomous shelf auditing and analytics solution for retail. The solution was unveiled at NRF 2017, an annual convention an..
Researchers Develop Low-Cost, Efficient LED Lighting
At a time when existing LEDs are helping to keep electricity bills low, a group of scientists has developed a more efficient and low-cost alternative to the materials used in traditional LEDs. Princeton engineering researchers refined the manufacturing of light sources made with crystalline subst..
Microsoft Files Patent For Foldable Smartphone
A new patent filed by Microsoft hints at a device supported by flexible hinge that would transform a phone into a tablet. The flexible hinge will also let users set up the device in tent mode similar to Lenovo's Yoga tablet. "There appears to be modes for two or three screens to extend flat ou..
Apple To Offer Up To 32GB Of RAM In 2017 MacBook Pro
Aiming to cater to the needs of professional users, Apple is predicted to offer up to 32GB of "potentially desktop-class" RAM in its high-end MacBook Pro models in 2017 and 16GB of RAM in its 12-inch MacBook. According to the report in AppleInsider, Apple's 2017 laptop line will focus on internal..